• Fortescue sees dividend bonanza as miners reward investors
Fortescue sees dividend bonanza as miners reward investors

The total net profit for the miner came in at 2.64 billion Australian (2.09 US billion) dollars, beating out the previous 1.24 billion Australian dollars (985 USA million dollars) mark from a year ago - while revenue was up 19 percent to 10.65 billion Australian dollars.

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  • Top US General to Meet Moon Amid N.Korea Tensions
Top US General to Meet Moon Amid N.Korea Tensions

We will remain vigilant against the North Korean threats through our military preparedness. South Korean President Moon Jae-in has been actively pursuing a diplomatic option since he came to power earlier this year - though an initial attempt to restart talks with Pyongyang was rebuffed.

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  • Flight services at Delhi airport resume after drone threat
Flight services at Delhi airport resume after drone threat

All three runways are functional now. "At about 7:55 pm the operation of all the three runways resumed normally after clearance from Delhi police", said CISF official on the condition of anonymity. Two other flights - G8-175 (LKO-DEL) and 6E-508 (Patna-DEL) - went upto Jaipur, but are now returning to Delhi. Consequently, all the three runways were...

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  • Fourth executive leaves Trump's manufacturing council after Charlottesville comments
Fourth executive leaves Trump's manufacturing council after Charlottesville comments

We choose love & unity", CEO Kevin Plank, who also left the council, said in a tweet from the company's Twitter account. "Now that Ken Frazier of Merck Pharma has resigned from President's Manufacturing Council, he will have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!" he wrote.

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  • Merck CEO resigns from Trump council after Charlottesville
Merck CEO resigns from Trump council after Charlottesville

One person was killed in the protests after a vehicle slammed into a crowd and multiple people were injured in that incident and in running clashes between white supremacists and those opposing them. The White House did not immediately answer a request to elaborate. Several executives from top USA companies have previously stepped down from a num...

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  • Sea Games Upside-down Flag: Indonesia Sends Diplomatic Note
Sea Games Upside-down Flag: Indonesia Sends Diplomatic Note

Malaysia's foreign ministry and the Games organisers apologised profusely for the gaffe but it was not enough to quell a wave of complaints online, with #ShameOnYouMalaysia becoming Indonesia's top trending topic on Twitter. There was no malice. Within hours, Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman apologised to the government and people of Indone...

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  • Huddersfield Town head coach David Wagner hails impact of Steve Mounie
Huddersfield Town head coach David Wagner hails impact of Steve Mounie

Hudersfield won their first Premier League match, beating Crystal Palace 3-0, while Newcastle lost 2-0 at home to Tottenham Hotspur , Benitez remains confident heading to the John Smith's Stadium . Then, after the kick-off , we have to deliver. The 22-year-old Benin striker had spoken about trying to emulate his "idol" Didier Drogba. This ...

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  • Merck: Trump Tweets…And No One Cares?
Merck: Trump Tweets…And No One Cares?

This prompted fierce reaction from Republican and Democrat politicians and began the exodus of CEOs from his Manufacturing Council. Jeffrey Immelt, the Chairman of General Electric who headed President Barack Obama's business council, is staying put.

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  • Trump digs in against critics of his Charlottesville violence response
Trump digs in against critics of his Charlottesville violence response

A majority vote in the House of Representatives and a two-thirds majority in the Senate is required to remove the president . He called out members of the Republican House Freedom Caucus for opposing an early version of an Obamacare repeal bill.

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  • S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 pct as N. Korea tensions wane
S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 pct as N. Korea tensions wane

Traders and analysts said, however, said that tensions between North Korea and the United States could flare up again. The head of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last week made it clear there was scant chance of a hike in domestic rates until next year as inflation is only very gradually returning to target.

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  • Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council
Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council

Now some of those same business leaders are turning on President Trump . Later in the day, Trump went back at Frazier, saying that Merck was "a leader in higher & higher drug prices while at the same time taking jobs out of the US Bring jobs back & LOWER PRICES".

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  • Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Steps Down From President Trump's Manufacturing Council
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Steps Down From President Trump's Manufacturing Council

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. ALNY, +1.77% CEO John Maraganore and privately-held Yumanity Therapeutics CEO Tony Coles both said on Monday that they supported Merck's Frazier. After that came an announcement from the CEO of Intel, Brian Krzanich . Trump tweeted that at least Frazier will now "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES! "...

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  • Ring of Honor invasion of NXT begins in Brooklyn
Ring of Honor invasion of NXT begins in Brooklyn

WWE fans are in for a huge treat with the Panama City Playboy on WWE programming, baybay. Cole comes to NXT entering a jam packed world title scene. This distracted McIntyre, enough for Cole to fly in and take down the new NXT Champion . Their championship celebration would be cut short as O'Reilly and Fish attacked the Authors of Pain and ...

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  • Steve Bannon fired as Trump's chief strategist, rejoins Breitbart
Steve Bannon fired as Trump's chief strategist, rejoins Breitbart

As chief strategist, he is believed to have pushed for Trump's travel ban on refugees and citizens from several Muslim-majority countries and to have urged him to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, Efe news reported.

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  • United States drillers cut oil rigs by five
United States drillers cut oil rigs by five

Oklahoma's count slipped by one to 131. Crude oil futures inched higher for a second session Friday, as traders braced for rig count data that may confirm USA production is slowing. WTI light sweet crude oil was up 20 cents at $47.21 a barrel. The total USA oil rigs were 768, three more than the previous week. As of 12:10 PM CST, Brent Crude ...

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  • Business leaders quit Trump panel; he hits back hard
Business leaders quit Trump panel; he hits back hard

On Monday morning, Merck tweeted out a statement from Frazier, which read in part: "I am resigning from the President's American Manufacturing Council ". The White House did not immediately answer a request to elaborate. Trump was broadly set upon for failing to respond more forcefully to Saturday's violence in Charlottesville .

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  • Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's manufacturing council
Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's manufacturing council

The president denied that his original statement about the violence in Virginia on Saturday - saying "many" sides were to blame, rather than hate groups - was the cause of the departures. The CEOs of Under Armour , Intel, Merck quit earlier this week. His remarks were a reversal of what he said a day before, when he tweeted that he had plenty ...

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  • Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Falls Into Line With US Rate
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Falls Into Line With US Rate

There were 1,328,119 Arkansans employed last month, an increase of 9,058 since June and up 39,229 since July previous year. The rate's gradual change suggests Alaska's economy is responding slowly to the decline in both oil prices and production, and the related challenges for state government .

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  • Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Increases Position in GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Increases Position in GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP)

The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $88.87 Million, according to consensus forecast of 4 analysts. augmented its holdings by buying 1,070 shares an increase of 51.6% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 73,010 ...

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  • Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target

The stock declined 0.35% or $0.07 reaching $19.69 per share. Blackrock Inc accumulated 134,423 shares. Urban Outfitters , Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN ) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. More interesting news about Urban Outfitters , Inc. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board has invested 0.02% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. Before ...

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