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Oil Stumbles on U.S. Stockpile Worry and Saudi Production Pledge

Oil Stumbles on U.S. Stockpile Worry and Saudi Production Pledge

But the scandal does reveal one thing. The pledge comes despite Saudi Arabia's previous threats to retaliate to any sanctions with "greater action". The oil market has been concerned that Saudi Ar...

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Saudi Arabia calls Jamal Khashoggi killing a 'grave mistake'

Saudi Arabia calls Jamal Khashoggi killing a 'grave mistake'

Mr Hunt said he had been in talks with European Union partners to "extend the sanctions regime to individuals for human rights violations". "Right now as an administration we're more in the fact-fin...

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Test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in December - Elon Musk

Test tunnel for high-speed travel to open in December - Elon Musk

Musk tweeted on Monday (NZT) that his aspiring underground transportation project would open its first test tunnel in Hawthorne, south of the city's global airport. Musk previously said his tunn...

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Tickets Selling ‘Very, Very Quickly’ for $1.6 Billion Mega Millions

Tickets Selling ‘Very, Very Quickly’ for $1.6 Billion Mega Millions

The changes made it less likely that any given ticket will win the top prize, but they increased chances of winning smaller prizes. If there is a victor, they will get the 13th largest payout in histo...

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Want to be a billionaire? This lottery jackpot is a good start

Want to be a billionaire? This lottery jackpot is a good start

On Oct. 17, Ronnie Parker of Dawson Springs cashed a $1 million ticket from Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing. Lottery officials say the ticket was sold at the Minit Mart #664 on Leestown Road. ...

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Saudi Arabia killing: Khashoggi chilling last column released as audio describes torture

Saudi Arabia killing: Khashoggi chilling last column released as audio describes torture

Meanwhile, the Washington Post has published the last column Mr Khashoggi wrote before his disappearance . "I do think it's important that everyone. In the column , the Saudi journalist argued i...

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Pompeo: Saudis promise nobody exempt in missing journalist probe

Pompeo: Saudis promise nobody exempt in missing journalist probe

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held separate meetings with Turkey's president and foreign minister for around 40 minutes each on Wednesday in the Turkish capital, Ankara. Saudi Arabia's King Sal...

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Winning numbers for Mega Millions Jackpot

Winning numbers for Mega Millions Jackpot

The cash option is usually favored by almost all winners. Now, for a bit of a spoiler: A jackpot ticket was not sold in California, California Lottery officials said late Tuesday. The prize pool cou...

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Saudi king orders probe in Khashoggi case, Turkey to search consulate

Saudi king orders probe in Khashoggi case, Turkey to search consulate

In the statement, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez stated that Egypt is, "following with concern the repercussions of the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi " and is...

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United States retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

United States retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

The chain, which comprised 863 mall-based stores and an additional 1,200 retail locations in the year 2000, had 866 Sears and Kmart stores as of August 4 and expected to close 149 of them in the secon...

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Saudis say will respond to threats about missing writer

Saudis say will respond to threats about missing writer

Florida Republican Marco Rubio tells CNN's "State of the Union" that he doesn't think any USA government officials "should be going and pretending as it's business as usual, until we know exactly wh...

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Trump Vows 'Severe Punishment' if Saudis behind Khashoggi Disappearance

Trump Vows 'Severe Punishment' if Saudis behind Khashoggi Disappearance

We're looking into it very seriously. Could it be them? But when asked whether or not he would potentially impose sanctions against Saudi Arabia, Trump said that it depends on what the sanctions a...

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China’s trade surplus with U.S. hits record high of US$34 billion

China’s trade surplus with U.S. hits record high of US$34 billion

Mnuchin declined to confirm a Wall Street Journal report that the White House had made a decision to proceed with a meeting in November between President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping at the...

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US Market Indexes Fall Further, Dow Closes With -3.15% Loss

US Market Indexes Fall Further, Dow Closes With -3.15% Loss

Stocks have slumped over the last week as a combination of strong economic data and positive commentary from Federal Reserve leaders sent bond yields rocketing higher as investors bet that interest ra...

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The Investigators Trump Says Are in Turkey Don’t Seem to Be There

The Investigators Trump Says Are in Turkey Don’t Seem to Be There

Turkish security sources told TRT World that the "hit squad" took CCTV footage from the consulate with them when they left Turkey . Khashoggi is a prominent Saudi journalist who was living...

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Interest rate fears trigger sell-off on Wall Street

Markets in Hong Kong, South Korea, Australia and Southeast Asia recorded similar declines. Investors are wary of possible further USA interest rate hikes. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped m...

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Fiancee of missing Saudi journalist asks for Trump’s help

Fiancee of missing Saudi journalist asks for Trump’s help

The men checked into hotels and left Turkey later that night. Photos have surfaced of a 15-member "assassination squad" allegedly sent after the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who has been missin...

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Nigeria To Witness Sluggish Economic Growth In 2019

Nigeria To Witness Sluggish Economic Growth In 2019

Under the 2015 Act, China only meets one of the three criteria for currency manipulation, namely that a country runs a significant bilateral trade surplus with the U.S. Reflecting such sentiments, gro...

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How could Hurricane Michael impact Durham?

How could Hurricane Michael impact Durham?

Gov. Rick Scott will declare a state of emergency today as Navarre braces for the arrival of what's forecast to become Hurricane Michael . The conditions presented by county officials Monday ar...

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May declares an 'end to austerity' amid fierce attack on Corbyn

May declares an 'end to austerity' amid fierce attack on Corbyn

Eurosceptic MPs led by former foreign minister Boris Johnson have held a string of packed fringe meetings to argue against May's proposal for Britain to follow European Union trade rules on goods af...

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Drugmakers a big trade-deal victor

Drugmakers a big trade-deal victor

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hailed the landmark agreement as a win for everyone and U.S. President Donald Trump did a victory lap at the White House as industries across Canada took stock of t...

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Elon Musk Tweet Appears to Mock the Securities and Exchange Commission

Elon Musk Tweet Appears to Mock the Securities and Exchange Commission

Musk and the SEC came to an agreement late last week to settle charges alleging that the billionaire had defrauded investors in statements relating to an August 7 tweet about bringing the company ...

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Petrol diesel prices come down: Check todays fuel prices here

Petrol diesel prices come down: Check todays fuel prices here

Addressing mediapersons here, Congress spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala called the cut "a panic reaction in the face of public anger" ahead of assembly polls in four states. Shares in Indian Oil Corp...

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Amazon will raise company's minimum wage to $15 for all United States employees

Amazon will raise company's minimum wage to $15 for all United States employees

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) praised Jeff Bezos for the change, hoping it would push other major corporations to do the same. "We're excited about this, and also hope others will join in". The company's l...

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Tesla Shares Jump; Elon Musk Says Company Close To Achieving Profit

Tesla Shares Jump; Elon Musk Says Company Close To Achieving Profit

Some highlights: The company said it delivered more than 55,000 Model 3 sedans during the quarter, a 10th of those in the last week of the quarter. The move brings a conclusion to the SEC fraud ...

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