• Japanese PM Abe Urges G20 to Work Together on Climate Protection
Japanese PM Abe Urges G20 to Work Together on Climate Protection

Utilizing data from Oil Change International's Shift the Subsidies database, the groundbreaking report analyzes support coming from public finance institutions - those institutions controlled by or backed by governments, such as export credit agencies and development finance institutions.

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  • Seattle Aims at McDonald's, Hits Workers
Seattle Aims at McDonald's, Hits Workers

Regardless of how businesses like these decide to accommodate the wage hike, though, they still have some time before the minimum finally reaches $15 in 2020. A reduced minimum wage for students under age 21 might be a valid path forward. Even assuming the study's findings hold up, its implications for NY, particularly for the lower-wage upstat...

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  • Puppy abandoned in airport alongside emotional note from 'abused' owner
Puppy abandoned in airport alongside emotional note from 'abused' owner

The handwritten note details how both its former owner and the puppy itself were victims of abuse. Someone found Chewy and he ended up in the hands of a local dog rescue. Blair said Chewy is doing much better now, but she's still bothered by the note that seems to highlight one of the unintended consequences of domestic violence.

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  • Asamoah Gyan signs for Kayserispor in Turkey
Asamoah Gyan signs for Kayserispor in Turkey

The 31-year-old, who was earlier linked to Bursaspor, joins the Anatolian Star on a two-year contract with an option to renew for another year. Kayserispor would be the fifth European Club for the Ghanaian attacker since he left the shores of Ghana.

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  • Israel slams UNESCO vote that calls it 'occupying power'
Israel slams UNESCO vote that calls it 'occupying power'

True, ten states voted for the resolution, but taking together the eight states that abstained with the three states that opposed the resolution, more states (11) refused to back the anti-Israel initiative this time than the number that were prepared to lend their support (10).

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  • Search underway for inmate who escaped SC prison
Search underway for inmate who escaped SC prison

Details of Causey's escape have not yet been made available. "He is described as a white male, 6'2" and weighing approximately 277 pounds. He has a one-inch scar on the left side of his chin. Causey and the second inmate was caught two days later at a Jasper County hotel after a pizza delivery woman recognized them and called police. Swirling a...

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  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Shares Bought by Jennison Associates LLC
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Shares Bought by Jennison Associates LLC

Inc. now owns 2,333 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $127,000 after buying an additional 891 shares during the last quarter. Intrepid Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Cubic Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.27 billion market cap company.

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  • New Jersey Says It Will Give 'Election Integrity' Commission Public Data
New Jersey Says It Will Give 'Election Integrity' Commission Public Data

Ashcroft said that Missouri has frequent voter fraud and that he wanted to work with the commission to find out the extent of the issue. Requested data includes names, birth dates and partial Social Security numbers of all registered voters in an effort to look into voter fraud and other election irregularities.

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  • May stands firm on public sector pay cap at PMQs
May stands firm on public sector pay cap at PMQs

We will never let it happen". Mrs May has insisted that Labour had left the Conservatives with the "biggest deficit in our peacetime history". What did we see with that failure to deal with the deficit? Spending on the health service cut by 36 per cent.

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  • Kevin Durant Signs Two-Year Deal Worth $53 Million
Kevin Durant Signs Two-Year Deal Worth $53 Million

Durant , who is an unrestricted free agent, will have a player option on the second year, according to the report. Durant opted out of his contract so the Warriors had more money to pay top reserves Iguodala and Shaun Livingston but is expected to rejoin the club.

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  • Real Madrid confirms loan of defender Coentrao to Sporting Lisbon
Real Madrid confirms loan of defender Coentrao to Sporting Lisbon

Coentrao joined Madrid from Sporting's rivals Benfica for around €30 million in 2011, and has made 106 appearances for the Bernabeu outfit, picking up two La Liga winners medals and one Copa del Rey. He has made 51 appearances for Portugal, although a thigh injury prevented him from taking part in his country's victorious Euro 2016 campaign. Fol...

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  • Man killed two partners five years apart in West Sussex
Man killed two partners five years apart in West Sussex

Robert Trigg, 52, was convicted of the murder of 52-year-old Susan Nicholson in 2011, and the manslaughter of Caroline Devlin, 35, in March 2006. Her death was originally recorded as being due to natural causes with an aneurysm suspected with a number of officers believing her death was not suspicious.

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  • Pentagon identifies United States soldier killed in Afghanistan
Pentagon identifies United States soldier killed in Afghanistan

Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman. The soldiers' injuries were not believed to be life-threatening, he said . The Pentagon is investigating the incident. A USA military spokesman in Kabul tells NPR's Tom Bowman that munitions hit a building while the group was inside it. Three US soldiers were killed and another wounded in June during a joint U...

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  • Vatican cops bust drug-fueled gay orgy at cardinal's apartment
Vatican cops bust drug-fueled gay orgy at cardinal's apartment

Italian newspaper Il Fatto Quotidiano first reported the incident, alleging that neighbours became suspicious over the odd behaviour of many people coming and going at the apartment. When police raided the apartment, they apparently discovered an unspecified amount of drugs and a group of men having sexual intercourse. The priest was taken to ...

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  • CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $4.09 Billion
CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $4.09 Billion

The stock has advanced 7.34% to a low over the previous 12 months and showed declining move -28.34% to a high over the same period. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 5th ...

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  • Donald Trump talks with German, Italian leaders ahead of G20 summit
Donald Trump talks with German, Italian leaders ahead of G20 summit

The gathering outside city hall took place in parallel with protests by canoeists on the nearby river Alster, while in the port of Hamburg , Greenpeace staged a climate demonstration near a ship laden with coal. Trump, Erdogan , Putin, Merkel, the Saudis, and over 100,000 protesters are also expected. "New and creative forms of attack have to...

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  • Lloyds Banking Group PLC 18.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank
Lloyds Banking Group PLC 18.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank

It has underperformed by 14.02% the S&P500. The state-owned bank said it was moving the jobs, which help to handle loans for small businesses, as part of an ongoing cost-cutting drive. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company.

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  • Lindsay Lohan: 'Stop Bullying' Trump
Lindsay Lohan: 'Stop Bullying' Trump

Surprising literally no one, Lohan's tweet sparked some debate. "As an American , why speak poorly of anyone?" she added. When the audio received new attention in October 2016 during the presidential campaign, Lohan's representative said in a statement, "Right now, Lindsay is choosing to focus on the positive things happening in her life and...

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  • 102 shot, 14 fatally, in Chicago over July 4 holiday weekend
102 shot, 14 fatally, in Chicago over July 4 holiday weekend

On the same day, Chicago police, federal agents, and prosecutors launched a new initiative - Chicago Crime Gun Strike Force - to target illegal guns and repeated gun offenders in the city that has been plagued with crime for decades. " The goal is to prosecute as many of these guys as possible federally where they will serve longer prison terms...

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  • Booker Q1 sales up on late Easter, favourable weather
Booker Q1 sales up on late Easter, favourable weather

Non-tobacco sales grew by 9.6% on a LFL basis, while tobacco sales continued to be hit by changes in tobacco legislation, down 7.0% LFL. The figures we brought down by an 8.2 per cent fall in tobacco sales, with non-tobacco sales up 9.4 percent.

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