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Oil jumps to $57.8 on fears of new Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict

Oil jumps to $57.8 on fears of new Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict

Also supporting an uptick in crude oil prices were concerns over renewed USA sanctions against Iran after President Donald Trump on Friday refuse to certify to Congress that Tehran is complying with the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement. President Donald Trump last week refused to recertify the 2015 deal, punting a decision to Congress on whether to impose fresh sanctions on Iran . Under the agreement, Iran agreed to restrict its nuclear programme for at least 10 years in exchange for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung, Huawei and Amazon failing 'green' electronics

The report simultaneously praises Apple's efforts on green energy (which it graded an A), while shaming Samsung for its dismal efforts to be environmentally responsible. Greenpeace USA said that as demand for consumer devices continues to grow, with almost two billion devices sold in 2016 alone, consumer electronics companies continue to use up finite resources and power their manufacturing plants with non-renewable energy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Garmin launches vehicle navigation device with Amazon Alexa

Navigation instructions are played through the car's entertainment system via a Bluetooth or AUX connection, and the device affixes to the auto windshield using a magnetic mount. The Speak is finally making GPSs cool again. You have the entirety of Alexa in your vehicle with the Speak, meaning you can check the weather, control smart home devices, play interactive games, and even accept or reject incoming phone calls thanks to the integration of Sensory's TrulyHandsfree technology. Consulte Mais Informação

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Umb Bank NA/mo Modifies Its Ownership in Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Stock

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. The Connecticut-based Lone Pine Capital Llc has invested 6.3% in the stock. Ao Asset Management Llc holds 8.66% of its portfolio in Activision Blizzard, Inc. After $0.51 actual EPS reported by Activision Blizzard, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.73% negative EPS growth. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 182,900 shares. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rep. Tom Marino withdraws drug czar nomination after opioid controversy

Rep. Tom Marino withdraws drug czar nomination after opioid controversy

Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced a bill that weakened the FDA's ability to restrict pharmaceutical companies' distribution of prescription opioids. Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar. Meanwhile, political action committees representing the industry spent $106 million lobbying Congress between 2014 and 2016, the height of the epidemic, and contributed at least $1.5 million to the campaigns of 23 lawmakers who sponsored or cosponsored the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Should be Ayurveda hospital in every district, says PM Modi

Should be Ayurveda hospital in every district, says PM Modi

Comparing the traditional system with modern medicine, Modi said Ayurveda experts should find out medicines that give immediate relief to patients but by keeping the side effects at bay. "The government wants that the poor get access to the healthcare system". "It advocates preventive health care methods of treatment; it is not a system of medicine, but a science of life and longevity". Consulte Mais Informação

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Urgent search for girl, 11, who disappeared walking home from school

Urgent search for girl, 11, who disappeared walking home from school

An 11-year-old girl last seen leaving her secondary school is missing. She is described as being 5ft (1.5m) tall of slim build with shoulder length brown hair. 'She was wearing a black blazer, white shirt with a black and yellow tie, black pants, black shoes and a brown school bag. Anyone who has seen Leah or who has information on her whereabouts is urged to call 101 immediately, quoting log 620 of 16/10/17. Consulte Mais Informação

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