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Person Arrested For Suspicious Powder Situation At IL Capitol

The legislation needed 71 votes to overcome Rauner's veto. Tom Bennett of Gibson City, Brad Halbrook of Shelbyville and Dan Brady of Bloomington. Hays, Mitchell and Phillips voted for it. "If I decide to press my button to override the governor, it doesn't make me any less of a conservative Republican than the rest of the people standing here", Phillips told his colleagues.

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22 states abolish check posts post GST roll out

With the onset of the goods and services tax (GST), 22 states have already removed check The Goods and Services Tax (GST) was rolled out on 1st of July 2017. Summary: "We have asked the commercial tax department to clarify if we can continue to sell the old stock without charging any tax or the old stock too will attract the GST", Srivastava said.

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Gold Coast Airport Investigating The Birdstrike Incident Involving AirAsia X

It also said its ground staff had been deployed to look after the passengers' welfare and to arrange another flight for their passage home. "The plane started shuddering then there were a couple of loud bangs and a lot of light". According to ABC News, the incident occurred shortly after the Kuala Lumpur-bound flight took off from the Gold Coast about 10:20pm, with the plane flying for another hour before landing safely in Brisbane.

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US' Loss, Oil Market's Gain

U.S. drillers targeting crude reduced the number of active rigs for the first time in 24 weeks, according to Baker Hughes Inc. data on Friday. However, the latest oil market report from OPEC showed that production increased by 336,000 barrels in May, thanks largely to two exempted countries, Libya and Nigeria .

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US to seek more security on international flights

But carriers at the 10 foreign airports already affected by the laptop ban - instituted in March and unilaterally barring large personal electronic devices from the cabin, but not the cargo hold - will have those restrictions lifted if they implement the new measures.

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Oil prices struggle on doubts OPEC can rein in oversupply

Saudi Arabia's oil exports are expected to fall below 7 million barrels per day this summer, according to industry sources familiar with the matter, and Russian oil exports were seen as broadly flat in the third quarter. The last time this happened, in mid-2014, preceded a massive selloff in oil that dropped Brent from $108 a barrel to about $47 a barrel in the span of five months.

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Amtrak CEO to step down after 'summer of hell'

Amtrak is making emergency repairs this summer at Penn Station on its aging infrastructure and the ripple effects of that construction is causing widespread service disruptions and delays at the transportation hub and on routes along the East Coast.

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Soros says United Kingdom is approaching 'tipping point' as Brexit bites

A top German business lobby is urging negotiators for Britain and the European Union to quickly come to an agreement over how Britain's departure from the EU will affect cross-border trade — and avoid a "hard Brexit ". "The protection of the Good Friday agreement and the maintenance of the Common Travel Area are the most urgent issues to discuss", the European Union negotiator explained.

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Google was fined a record amount

Commenting on the matter, the EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said; " Google has come up with many innovative products and services that have made a difference to our lives". He adds that Google's data shows that users typically prefer links that lead them to the actual products they're searching for, rather than to websites where they have to conduct the search again.

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Boeing launches new jet with flurry of orders

According to industry sources, the 737 MAX 10 has a catalog value of $125 million making this order worth about $12.5 billion before discounts that are customary for aircraft purchases. The Max family of planes is oversold through 2020, and capacity is finite for the model favored by budget carriers, Slattery said in an interview. AerCap has 100 737 MAX aircraft on order , now comprising 85 MAX 8s and 15 MAX 10s.

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Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

A tropical storm warning has been issued for part of the Louisiana coast, with the storm for... The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30, and has an average of 9.6 named storms, 5.9 hurricanes and 2.3 intense hurricanes every year.

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US House speaker Paul Ryan vows to complete tax reform in 2017

Paul Ryan is delivering a "major speech" on taxes today at the National Association of Manufacturers conference. Rolling back Obamacare would provide a almost $1 trillion tax cut that would disproportionately benefit the wealthy and businesses.

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Kamala Harris, California Senator and Woman of Color, Makes Jeff Sessions 'Nervous'

It seems the embattled Trump administration has a long road to go before there is any conclusion in the Russian Federation investigation, and it is nearly a guarantee that Senator Harris will be present for more questioning at future hearings.

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Gambia Refuses To Take Sides In Saudi Arabia-Qatar Dispute

The fighter jet deal came amid increased diplomacy to try to resolve the crisis. Mr Faki warned that if the rift is allowed to escalate further, it could have adverse political, security and humanitarian implications for the Gulf states, Africa and global peace and security.

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Special counsel investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

An event reportedly of particular interest to Mr Mueller is an exchange on March 22, when Mr Coats told associates that Mr Trump had asked him to intervene with Mr Comey to get him to back off the president's former national security adviser Mike Flynn as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into the Russian Federation affair.

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Dem calls for House inquiry into foreign payments to Trump hotel

This morning, June 12, the attorneys general of Washington , D.C., and Maryland announced that they filed what they call a "major lawsuit " against President Donald Trump . "Like the unfairly maligned press corps and the courts, state attorney generals are serving as a necessary check and balance in the Trump era where others fail", he said.

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US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

But adherence to the cuts is under scrutiny and the producer group said this week its output rose by 336,000 bpd in May to 32.14 million bpd. The world's oil glut is likely to persist next year in a blow to efforts by major producers to shore up the oil price by cutting output, according to a leading energy authority.

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May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

And the other thing, I think, which I think caught us by surprise was the sheer effectiveness of the campaigning by Jeremy Corbyn , the left-wing leader of the Labour Party who fought a very authentic campaign - quite an old fashioned campaign, in some ways - with big open-air rallies where he really energized people .

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What's Ahead for Oil ETFs, OPEC

US gasoline stockpiles probably fell by 50,000 barrels last week, according to the median forecast in a Bloomberg survey before the EIA report. That time, OPEC agreed to slash the output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1, while non-OPEC oil producers agreed to reduce output by 558,000 barrels per day starting from January 1 for six months.

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Oil Price Forecasts Lowered on Crude Glut

Trump's withdrawal from the Paris agreement, the landmark 2015 global pact to fight climate change, drew condemnation from Washington's allies and many in the energy industry - and sparked fears that US oil production could expand more rapidly than it is now.

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Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

The empowering concert flowed with smiles and tears as dedications were made to all those affected by the tragedy. "I don't want to feel or hear or see any fear in this building", United States singer Pharrell Williams told the crowd as he led them in a rendition of his hit single Happy .

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Warriors defeat Cavaliers to take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

Cavaliers: Tristan Thompson scored his first points of the series on a driving dunk midway through the first quarter. Unless that changes quickly, Cavs-Warriors III could end up being a much shorter series than the first two editions of the Finals trilogy that the teams split.

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Virginia officers to carry torch to support Special Olympics

According to Special Olympics Washington , almost 2,000 law enforcement personnel are involved in Washington State LETR efforts and their efforts raise over half a million dollars annually for local programs. Upon arrival at the State Capitol, agencies from across the state will gather for the Opening Ceremonies of the Colorado Special Olympics. Each summer, law enforcement officials carry the flame of hope across the state in the torch run final leg, culminating in the lighting of the ...

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Is Now The Right Time To Bet On The Coca-Cola Company (KO)?

Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "BRIEF-Coca Cola Bottling Co Consolidated - CEO's 2016 total compensation was ..." on March 10, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "Coca-Cola Bottling Co".

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Private Survey: Companies added a solid 253000 jobs in May

June 1 US stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, ahead of private jobs data that will give investors an indication of the health of the labor market and likely feed into the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates later this month.

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Uber Fires Ex-Google Engineer In Driverless Car War

Uber just fired Anthony Levandowski , its vice president of technology, and head of the company's self-driving program. Asked last month why Uber did not threaten to fire Levandowski to pressure him into turning over the documents, Uber attorney Arturo Gonzalez told Reuters, "We can fire him but we still don't get the documents".

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237 institutional investors are raising stakes in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

Macquarie reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Chesapeake Energy in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reduced their target price on Chesapeake Energy from $9.00 to $8.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, March 7th.

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HPCL March quarter net profit up 31%, beats Street estimates

A poll of analysts conducted by CNBC-TV18 had pegged this at Rs 1,050 crore. ONGC has also approved the acquisition of entire 80 per cent stake participating interest of Gujarat State Petroleum Corp (GSPC) along with operatorship in the Deen Dayal West field, where geological challenges have delayed commercial production for many years, for a consideration of Rs 6,454 crore, the company said.

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Most world stocks rise after Fed minutes; oil rally fades

More than 20 OPEC and non-OPEC countries, in November 2016, agreed to collectively cut production by 1.8 million barrels a day in an effort to reduce the global supply glut that stalled crude oil prices . Gary Ross, head of global oil at PIRA Energy, a unit of S&P Global Platts said yesterday that Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia will be the biggest supporter of the oil production cut down because they have some huge events coming on the way in near future.

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Venezuelan president compares treatment of officials overseas to Nazi persecution

FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, Venezuelans protest, holding signs that say in Spanish "No more deaths, and "No more dictatorship", in Madrid, Spain ". The state prosecutor's office confirmed his death, which pushed the death toll in six weeks of unrest to at least 43, equal to that of the 2014 protests.

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Would You Buy RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) On These Analyst Ratings?

As per Thursday, October 8, the company rating was initiated by SunTrust. The stock of Halma plc (LON:HLMA) earned "Hold" rating by Liberum Capital on Monday, February 1. Investec reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a GBX 2,565 ($33.37) price objective on shares of Cranswick plc in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. The stock's market capitalization is 8.14B, it has a 52-week low of 5.87 and a 52-week high of 8.13.

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Johnson Investment Counsel Upped Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Holding By $842260; Consonance Capital

It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. Hikari Tsushin Inc decreased Johnson And Johnson (JNJ) stake by 50% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus restated a "hold" rating and issued a $128.00 target price (up from $124.00) on shares of Johnson & Johnson in a report on Thursday, May 18th.

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Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

Rouhani also criticized a meeting U.S. President Donald Trump attended in Saudi Arabia, describing it as a "show-off" that "will not have any political and practical values". Trump approached alone and placed his hand on the stone. They were joined by Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, as well as daughter Ivanka Trump and Kushner.

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Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NMM) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

The firm's market cap is $185.93 million. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $-0.28, down exactly $0.17 or 154.55 % from 2014's $-0.11 EPS. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.30) EPS. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This report was originally published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US and global trademark and copyright laws.

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LeEco Founder Jia Yueting Steps Down as CEO Amidst Massive Corporate Overhaul

At the same time, Leshi said its chief financial officer Yang Lijie, who has worked for Jia Yueting since 2004, will be replaced by an outsider, Zhang Wei. Fok declined to comment on whether there could be a boardroom struggle between Leshi and its investor Sunac, but acknowledged that in every organisation, struggles and different points of view between the executive team are not uncommon especially when the company is facing difficulties.

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Comey Declines To Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee

While the White House initially pointed to a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, outlining Comey's mismanagement of the investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private email server, as the impetus for his termination, Trump later admitted that the Russian Federation investigation - which he has called a "hoax" - played a role.

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AT&T Workers Across 36 States Began 3-Day Strike Friday

A statement by AT&T Friday called the company a family, adding, "Like any family we have our disagreements, but we'll sort them out". The strike is set to last through the weekend. Employees also reported that AT&T was increasingly forcing them to pay their healthcare costs. The PayScale report mentions that AT&T sales personnel receive roughly $68,000 worth of wages and benefits per year.

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Merkel: UK Will 'Pay A Price' If It Curbs Immigration

German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech during the opening ceremony for the "National Integration Award" at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. The German Chancellor met Mr Macron as the pair plan to rebuild the European Union and eurozone after Brexit. "There will be no arm-wrestling", she said.

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Embattled White House lurches from crisis to crisis

The FBI is investigating Flynn's dealings, as well as possible coordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin to influence the 2016 presidential election. "It looks like he was trying to impede the investigation", said CNN senior political analyst David Gergen. Then there was the Comey firing itself, which Trump even admitted had something to do with the Russian investigation.

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Target reimagines itself, investors like what they see in 1Q

Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Meanwhile, at $1.21, per share profit dropped 6% from a year ago, but beat consensus estimates by 30 cents. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 6th. Cantab Partners Ltd Liability Partnership reported 0% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Position Decreased by WealthTrust Arizona LLC" was first posted by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives.