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South Africa: ANC asks Zuma to step down

South Africa: ANC asks Zuma to step down

Every year since the end of apartheid in 1994, South Africa's annual state of the nation address has been given by South Africa's president in South Africa's Parliament. Duarte would not be drawn on deliberations between Zuma and the top six on Sunday at his official home in Pretoria. Some within the ANC and the opposition say the Gupta family, friends of Zuma, have used their links with the president to win work with the state. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snap Smashes Fourth-Quarter Revenue Estimates, Stock Jumps

Snap Smashes Fourth-Quarter Revenue Estimates, Stock Jumps

Also, its $286 million in revenue beat analyst expectations by more than $30 million, a turnaround form the third-quarter when Snap fell short of Wall Street's forecasts. The company also showed signs of accelerated user growth. Snap is working on redesigning its app to separate what friends share and what media organizations publish in an attempt to appeal to a broader range of users. Consulte Mais Informação

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California's Redwood Coast Tops Lonely Planet's Annual 'Best in the US' List

California's Redwood Coast Tops Lonely Planet's Annual 'Best in the US' List

Scott's Addition, once a gritty manufacturing district, thrums with microbreweries, cideries and buzzworthy restaurants, while the James River lures adventurers with whitewater rapids plus a new 52-mile bike trail along its banks. It assisted with research before the final selection, provided promotional Humboldt images and video, coordinated an advance media trip for Lonely Planet staff, and organized the grand prize sweepstakes (see below). Consulte Mais Informação

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At least three Eagles skipping White House visit

Defensive end Long, who skipped the White House visit last season as a member of the Patriots, had already said he would not go this year, either. "Nah, I personally do not anticipate attending", Jenkins told CNN's " New Day ". It's just that instead of granting a jousting champion audience in the castle with the King, it's more that whoever wins a World Championship gets to go to the White House to meet the President. Consulte Mais Informação

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The Treatment´s Robert Smith indicators as much as lead Southbank…

The Treatment´s Robert Smith indicators as much as lead Southbank…

The festival is now in its 25th year, with everyone from Morrissey to David Bowie , Robert Wyatt, and Elvis Costello acting as curators. The event gives one artist the opportunity to curate a series of events at London's Southbank. Over a career spanning four decades, he has achieved globally-recognised excellence, paving the way for the alternative and the uncategorisable. You can head over to the Southbank Centre's website for more information. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Decreases Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Decreases Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Robbins decreased its stake in Rowan Companies Plc (RDC) by 21.03% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 174.78 million shares or 1.13% less from 176.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 107 funds opened positions while 619 raised stakes. 236.59 million shares or 1.84% less from 241.03 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Whalerock Point Prtnrs Ltd reported 14,839 shares or 0.52% of all its holdings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Analyst Buzz: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Analyst Buzz: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Coca Cola Co now has $190.32 billion valuation. The stock ended last trade at 44.89 a share and the price is up more than -2.16% so far this year. About 352,065 shares traded or 62.54% up from the average. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, December 13 by Deutsche Bank. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, June 6 report. Consulte Mais Informação

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FEMA paid $150 million to feed Puerto Ricans, and it backfired

FEMA paid $150 million to feed Puerto Ricans, and it backfired

Instead of the 30 million meals requested, only 50,000 meals made it to Puerto Rico - and they weren't even packaged together with the pouches needed to heat them. Brown is now fighting the FEMA contract termination and seeking a $70 million settlement. "It appears that the Trump Administration's response to the hurricanes in Puerto Rico in 2017 suffered from the same flaws as the Bush Administration's response to Hurricane Katrina in 2005", they wrote. Consulte Mais Informação

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Met Éireann has extended yesterday's Snow-Ice warning to midnight tonight

Met Éireann has extended yesterday's Snow-Ice warning to midnight tonight

The airline said, "Due to forecast snow and ice across many parts of the United Kingdom today, we have proactively made some adjustments to our short-haul schedules". Chief forecaster Frank Saunders said: "Some transport disruption is possible, with longer journey times and delays to public transport". Air temperatures will fall back to -3 or -4 degrees, and it will be coldest away from the Atlantic, and even colder over lying snow. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Claims Nunes Has 'Tremendous Courage' For Releasing Anti-FBI Memo

Trump Claims Nunes Has 'Tremendous Courage' For Releasing Anti-FBI Memo

He seems to be hoping that his base of supporters won't read the memo released by the committee chairman, Devin Nunes, a Central Valley Republican who was recently - and correctly - called " Trump's stooge" by the Fresno Bee. He is the ranking Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee. Overall, most of the public still believes that Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 USA presidential election, allegations that Moscow and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple Music Set To Overtake Spotify in US Subscribers

Apple Music Set To Overtake Spotify in US Subscribers

Spotify's IPO could hit a sour note if Apple Music continues to surge, with the Wall Street Journal predicting that Apple may overtake its elder competitor by the summer. They now have 36 million subscribers in the U.S. Spotify subscriptions are growing by an average of 2 percent per month. Both the firms don't publicly break out figures by country, so one can only make an informed guess as to their exact USA paid subscriber numbers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Polícia busca identificar criminosos que mataram criança no Rio

Polícia busca identificar criminosos que mataram criança no Rio

Uesley acabou sendo atingido por um projétil na região das costas e teve que passar por um procedimento cirúrgico. Wesley N. Lima, de 36 anos, e Maria Auxiliadora S. Uma perícia preliminar já foi feita no carro da família. No local, foi encontrada uma granada, que foi abandonada pelos criminosos. O objeto foi apreendido, com ajuda do Esquadrão Antibombas para realizar a remoção do explosivo do local. Consulte Mais Informação

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