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Trout, Meyer propel Angels past Verlander and Tigers, 4-1

Trout, Meyer propel Angels past Verlander and Tigers, 4-1

He was diagnosed with a Lisfranc ligament sprain in his right foot back in mid-March, when he rolled his foot while trying to make a catch during a Grapefruit League game. In between Martinez's homers, Justin Upton lofted a ball inside the left-field foul pole for a solo shot. He was unlucky in the fifth, as the Angels loaded the bases on a soft single, infield single and a specious hit-by-pitch call facing Mike Trout to set up Albert Pujols, who hit a two-run single to tie the game. Consulte Mais Informação

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China offers billions for new Silk Road initiative

Proposed by Xi in 2013, the Belt and Road Initiative is a grand plan to connect Asia with Europe and Africa along, and beyond, ancient trade routes by putting in place an unparalleled trade and infrastructure network. In his speech, Xi said Belt and Road initiative focuses on the Asian, European and African countries, but is also open to all other countries. Chinese President Xi Jingping pledged $124bn (£96.25) for the plans on Sunday (14 May), which will invest heavily in global ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)

SYF has been the subject of several research analyst reports. They issued an "outperform" rating for the company. 05/01/2017 - Synchrony Financial had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. WFG Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of Synchrony Financial by 177,871.4% in the fourth quarter. The stock hit its 52-week high on 01/04/17, and 52-week low on 06/27/16. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump to visit Middle East on first official trip

Donald Trump to visit Middle East on first official trip

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Trump's visit to the kingdom as a historic visit and one that would entail a bilateral summit, another one with Arab Gulf leaders and the United States and one with Arab and Muslim countries. "We are hoping to achieve peace between now and then", the official said. The trip will end with Trump's return to Italy for the G7 summit on May 26 and 27. Consulte Mais Informação

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India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt

The United States and other governments have said " Belt and Road " is a natural outgrowth of China's status as the biggest global trader, and USA officials have said they want to work with Beijing on infrastructure. Leaders and officials from various countries including Russia, US, Japan, UK, Germany and France are attending the meeting. In his speech, Xi Jinping declared today the spirit of the Silk Road and stressed that this initiative has become a great heritage for human civilization. Consulte Mais Informação

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Clapper says Trump weakening U.S. institutions

Clapper says Trump weakening U.S. institutions

When asked about what concerns he has for the country ahead, Clapper said that as a private citizen, he worries about America's institutions, which he feels are "under attack" from both external and internal sources. "And I don't know of any evidence to it so I can't refute it and I can't confirm it". He confirmed the validity a statement he made in March, when said that he hadn't seen any evidence of Russia-Trump campaign collusion in the 2016 election. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snapchat shares plunge after $US2.2 billion loss on $US149m revenue

A number of analysts recently issued reports on SNAP shares. Subsequently, shares in Snap have plummeted, tumbling more than 20% in after-hours trading in NY. A five per cent increase in new daily active users isn't the kind of growth investors were looking for. This concept was popularized by Snapchat . Snap says it isn't planning Facebook's kind of global dominance but wants to target developed markets with fast mobile broadband. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thompson, McLeod lead Jamaican charge in Shanghai

Thompson, McLeod lead Jamaican charge in Shanghai

South African LJ van Zyl collected seven Diamond League points on Saturday, when he finished second in the men's 400m hudlres, behind American Bershawn Jackson, who recorded a meeting record. Marie-Josee Ta Lou of the Ivory Coast finished third in 11.07. But I did what I had to do and I was pleased with the win, he said. Ukraine's Olha Zemlyak rounded out the top three in 50.89. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korean military: North Korea launches ballistic missile

Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida says he and his South Korean counterpart have agreed that dialogue for dialogue's sake with North Korea is meaningless in the wake of Pyongyang's latest missile test. He says officials are studying possible implications of the launch that came days after South Korea's new president took office and an worldwide conference is being hosted by China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Moving day goes well at Los Angeles International Airport

Moving day goes well at Los Angeles International Airport

The Delta Sky Club located in Terminal 5 will remain open through the end of scheduled operations on May 16. Virgin America, newly acquired by Alaska Airlines, will join its corporate partner at Terminal 6 . Passengers checking in for Virgin Australia flights from Los Angeles to Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney will have to head to Terminal 2 from Saturday May 13 (US time), from, Terminal 3 now. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bernie Sanders Calls Out Trump for Praising Australia's Universal Health Care

Bernie Sanders Calls Out Trump for Praising Australia's Universal Health Care

President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull shake hands during their meeting aboard the USS Intrepid, a decommissioned aircraft carrier docked in the Hudson River in New York, Thursday, May 4, 2017. " He was simply being complimentary of the prime minister", she said . Trump hadn't set foot in NY since leaving on January 19 for the inauguration. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snap Inc (SNAP) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.26 EPS

Snap Inc (SNAP) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.26 EPS

Snap said its daily active users surged 36% to 166 million in the first quarter, between the 7 million to 9 million new users that analysts expected. Revenues were up almost four-fold compared to the same period past year at $149.6m but lower than the $158m expected on average by analysts. Slower-than-expected revenue growth and a meaningful deceleration in the company's daily active user growth have some investors anxious. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hero rail worker drags suicidal woman from path of train in China

Hero rail worker drags suicidal woman from path of train in China

The woman who is reportedly a college student tried to commit suicide jumping in front of the train. A few seconds later the train arrives at the platform and two more people quickly rush towards the girl and the man to help them out. He immediately stopped the girl and pulled her back with all his strength. The Samaritans provide a free support service for those who need to talk to someone in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Consulte Mais Informação

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China's homegrown jumbo passenger jet takes to the sky

China's homegrown jumbo passenger jet takes to the sky

The flight is the latest sign of China's growing ambition and technical skill, coming one week after the country launched its first domestically made aircraft carrier and docked a cargo spacecraft with an orbiting space lab. of China says it already has 570 orders from 23 customers. Experts predict that China will be the world's largest market for airplanes by 2024, requiring 6,800 new planes over the next two decades to satisfy its needs. Consulte Mais Informação

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