• Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims
Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

In addition to Scalise , a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were shot on Wednesday morning when a man opened fire as the Republican lawmakers practiced for the game in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia.

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  • Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate
Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate

Mark Warner asked him. Pence's office confirmed he had retained Richard Cullen, a former Virginia attorney general and USA attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, to assist "in responding to inquiries" from Mueller. Mueller is leading the Russian probe after being appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein in the Department of J...

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  • Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows
Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows

In that scenario, with inflation already nudging 3 percent, the Bank's current dilemma will seem like a picnic in comparison. The Fed reassured markets slightly during Wednesday's policy decision. Britain's economy was the worst performer among the world's top seven advanced economies in the first quarter of this year as the effect of higher infl...

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  • United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. (UDR) Cut to
United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. (UDR) Cut to "Underperform" at Evercore ISI

Panagora Asset Management invested in 731,699 shares or 0.1% of the stock. About 333,413 shares traded. Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) has risen 9.56% since June 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $153 target. Since January 18, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 4 selling transactions for $1.03 million activity.

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  • Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction
Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction

The NSA said in a statement that it will "fully cooperate with the special counsel", and declined to comment further. The meeting comes a day after politicians questioned Justice Department officials about the probe and Mr Mueller's independence, and after a friend of Mr Trump said the White House was considering firing Mr Mueller.

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  • Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead
Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

After having gained strong support after the weak USA data, gold hit resistance close to $1,280 and fell sharply to lows below $1,260. And the growth rate in U.S. However, Anna Stupnytska, global economist at Fidelity International, said "emerging headwinds" in the U.S. economy meant a second hike would be unlikely this year.

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  • The Stumble? Dow Slips form Highs, Nasdaq Drops for Second Day
The Stumble? Dow Slips form Highs, Nasdaq Drops for Second Day

United States consumer prices unexpectedly fell in May and retail sales recorded their biggest drop in 16 months. The Russell 2000 index of small-company stocks retreated 7.49 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,410.08. The VIX Volatility Index was higher for the day at 10.90 for a gain of 0.26 points or 2.44%. The Russell 2000 is down 11.62 points, o...

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  • Kroger subsidiary Topvalco Inc. set to buy remaining Bloomington Marsh Supermarkets
Kroger subsidiary Topvalco Inc. set to buy remaining Bloomington Marsh Supermarkets

The Topvalco purchases include two stores in Muncie, Zionsville and Indianapolis and a store in Fishers. According to the Indiana Business Journal, Rhode Island-based CVS Health is objecting to the sales, based on its understanding of conditions negotiated when it bought Marsh's pharmacy accounts and inventory in April.

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  • The US Has Just Produced More Renewable Energy Than Ever Before
The US Has Just Produced More Renewable Energy Than Ever Before

BNEF says that the costs of wind and solar are falling rapidly, and the transition to cleaner energy will be more significant than expected. This will help to make offshore wind energy a viable option all over the world - not just in the United States, where the industry is in its nascent early days, but in countries like China and India, wher...

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  • Illinois Republican: Shooter Contacted Our Office 10 Times in Past Year
Illinois Republican: Shooter Contacted Our Office 10 Times in Past Year

Authorities believe the 66-year-old had been living out of a van in northern Virginia since March after leaving his southern IL home. Exhausted of being in a defensive crouch as Trump comes under attack from Democrats and the media for breeching political norms, some jumped at the opportunity to turn the tables and contend that Democrats, too, are ...

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  • Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015
Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015

The Fed also provided greater detail about how it would unwind its massive balance sheet going forward. On Wednesday it described its plans, though not the exact timing. One FOMC member, Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari , dissented from the decision, preferring to keep policy on hold for now.

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  • Analytical Overview of Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)
Analytical Overview of Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)

About 5.00M shares traded. Chart Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:GTLS) has risen 46.80% since June 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 43.41% the S&P500. 49,831 are owned by Clinton Gp. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt reported 0.03% stake. Georgia-based Suntrust Banks Inc has invested 0% in Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE: KIM ).

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  • Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum
Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

Voters in Puerto Rico have chosen to become a state, but the extremely low turnout as a result of a boycott threatens to undermine the credibility of the non-binding vote. All Puerto Ricans are already United States citizens, with unrestricted rights to settle on the U.S. mainland. Nearly 10 years ago, Congress chose to remove a tax-incentive...

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  • Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday
Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday

Yanez watched a video of two black men with guns and was told to be on alert for the suspects. He had a "total disregard for my commands", Yanez said . Witnesses testified that the gun was in Castile's right front pocket when paramedics removed him from the vehicle. Her video went viral, sparking protests both locally and nationally about poli...

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  • USA retail sales dropped by 0.3% in May
USA retail sales dropped by 0.3% in May

The bureau estimates that May retail sales slipped 0.3% from April 2017 to $417.7 billion but were up 4% from the month a year ago. Auto sales were also weak, falling by 0.2% m/m. Auto sales were down 0.2% following a 0.5% rise in April, while department store sales fell 1%, marking their biggest drop since July previous year, and sales at gasoline...

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  • Stocks, dollar firm ahead of Fed decision
Stocks, dollar firm ahead of Fed decision

As for the timing of implementing the plan, Yellen said that if the economy evolves in line with Fed officials' expectations, the central bank could put it into effect "relatively soon". In recent weeks, officials said they see opportunities to raise rates due to a brightening economic outlook and easing financial conditions, and they have dismisse...

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  • Are Analysts Bearish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) After Last Week?
Are Analysts Bearish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) After Last Week?

It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retailer in convenience, books and news for travelling customers. Therefore 27% are positive. 12/17/2014 - RSA Insurance Group plc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The firm earned "Mkt Perform" rating on Friday, January 22 by FBR Capita...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday
Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

A US District Court judge in Washington gave the Justice Department one month to make public a page of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' clearance form, on which he was meant to disclose any contacts with Russian officials. Comey said that Sessions "did not reply". But the top justice official agreed to the open hearing after Democrats on the...

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  • Fed raises key rate and unveils plan to reduce bond holdings
Fed raises key rate and unveils plan to reduce bond holdings

But the market will always care about the central bank and its decisions about interest rates. She declined to say whether she would like to serve a second term. If the economy slows, the central bank said it could resume reinvestment of all of the principal payments or even increase the size of the balance sheet if warranted.

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  • British inflation rate rises to 4-year high as Brexit bites
British inflation rate rises to 4-year high as Brexit bites

The number of people in work increased by 109,000 in the three months to April, taking the employment rate to 74.8 percent, a joint record high, the ONS said. But growth slowed sharply at the start of this year as the rise in inflation driven by the post-referendum fall in the pound began to bite. Today's data also showed the unemployment rate ...

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  • Sensex trading flat; Fed outcome awaited
Sensex trading flat; Fed outcome awaited

Sector-wise, the BSE realty rose by 1.50 per cent. The broader market outperformed the key indices with the small-cap index rising 0.46 per cent and the mid-cap index up 0.01 per cent. In investments, provisional data with the exchanges showed that foreign institutional investors (FIIs) sold stocks worth Rs 312.40 crore, while domestic institutiona...

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  • US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May
US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

The ONS said that the UK's Consumer Prices Index (CPI) inflation rate - the key measure of inflation - rose to 2.9% in May, up from 2.7% in April. Some economists have said Britain's political turmoil is likely to make the BoE more cautious about considering a rate hike and could even lead it to revive its massive bond-buying programme if the...

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  • Australia's Telstra says will cut 1400 jobs in cost-cutting drive
Australia's Telstra says will cut 1400 jobs in cost-cutting drive

Telstra is set to slash up to 1400 jobs across the country as part of a deep cost-cutting drive that could wipe out almost 5 per cent of its workforce. "I can assure you our proposal for these changes has been made after careful deliberation". Penn also highlighted the $2-3 billion earnings gap that will be left when the construction of the NBN ...

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  • Shale oil boom to hurt OPEC well into 2018
Shale oil boom to hurt OPEC well into 2018

The agency was also careful not to underestimate the ability of USA shale to influence the market next year: "Our first look at 2018 suggests that US crude production will grow year-on-year by 780,000, but such is the dynamism of this extraordinary, very diverse industry it is possible that growth will be faster".

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  • Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer
Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer

The France worldwide had a fine season for Monaco this campaign, guiding them to the Ligue 1 title ahead of Paris St-Germain. Kante and Mbappe were both part of the France team that recorded a 3-2 win over England in Tuesday night's global friendly, and Kante has paid tribute to the teenage forward following another impressive performance...

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  • Trump being investigated for possible obstruction of justice
Trump being investigated for possible obstruction of justice

The ex-FBI chief, James Comey , last week outlined awkward meetings with Trump and said the President made him uncomfortable discussing the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Sessions' clash with the Democratic senators was the latest chapter in a saga that has dogged Trump in his first five months as preside...

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  • Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'
Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'

The committee also sent a letter to Comey asking for any notes or memos in his possession about the discussions he had with Trump before being abruptly fired last month. Trump's tweet about Comey was one in a series Sunday morning. Comey told the Senate intelligence committee that he gave memos he created of private meetings with the president to...

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  • Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante
Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Trump's allies have begun raising questions about special counsel Robert Mueller's impartiality - he's a former FBI director who has worked with fired FBI Director James Comey - and floating the idea that Trump might replace him. That was the upshot of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's testimony before a Senate Appropriations subcommitte...

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  • Oil futures climb 1 percent after U.S. stockpile draw
Oil futures climb 1 percent after U.S. stockpile draw

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark for the price of oil , still in the July contract, was up 0.20 percent to $48.41 per barrel. But oil markets were offered some support by official data that showed crude inventories in the United States , the world's top oil consumer, fell sharply last week as refining and exports surged to recor...

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  • Global energy demand stumbles for third year - BP
Global energy demand stumbles for third year - BP

LONDON, June 13 (Reuters) - Global energy demand continued its sluggish rise previous year as growth in Chinese consumption fell to its lowest in almost two decades, while renewables flourished, BP said in a report on Tuesday. Australian gas production rose significantly as new LNG facilities came on stream. Global carbon emissions, which gre...

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