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Today Antero Midstream GP LP (AMGP) Stock Rises

Rpm Intl Inc now has $7.39 billion valuation. Longfellow Investment Management Company Llc bought 30,000 shares as the company's stock 0.00%. About 156,783 shares traded. Van Eck Corporation invested in 0.01% or 40,825 shares. The fund owned 1,292,474 shares of the energy company's stock after selling 178,688 shares during the period. Read More

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'Northbound' mainland-Hong Kong bond connect opens July 3

'Northbound' mainland-Hong Kong bond connect opens July 3

The subscription ratio, the amount of purchase requests to the amount of bonds available, stood at 2.52 for bonds issued only to overseas investors , indicating enthusiasm on the first day of trading. "Longer term, it would be crucial to consolidate the new bond link with other existing investment schemes.to improve market efficiency". For a start, there is little evidence that market access has been a binding constraint on foreign investment. Read More

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Buffett's Berkshire to Become Bank of America's Biggest Holder

Buffett's Berkshire to Become Bank of America's Biggest Holder

But wait, you might say, the Oracle of Omaha will no longer get his $300 million a year in annual interest payments - so that may take some of the shine of the deal. In recent years, Buffett had indicated that Berkshire would probably exercise its Bank of America warrants shortly before they expired in 2021. Berkshire's other bank holdings as of March 31 included Wells Fargo, Bank of New York Mellon Corp., American Express Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., M&T Bank Corp. Read More

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FBI Interviews Americans Working For Russian Cybersecurity Firm, Says Report

The US military could be prohibited from using Kaspersky Lab's security products under a proposal being considered by the US Senate. The company rejects any claim that it is a tool of the Russian government. And Kaspersky founder and Chief Executive Eugene Kaspersky has gone on the record previously that he would be willing to appear before the Senate to dispel any security concerns. Read More

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China jails Australian casino exec over gambling crimes

China jails Australian casino exec over gambling crimes

Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice daily business email alerts. The consul did not say what sentences were given to the Chinese staffers and one employee from Malaysia. Casino gambling and the promoting of gambling are illegal in China, and agents are banned from organizing groups of more than 10 Chinese to gamble overseas. Read More

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Virginia Blood Services calls for donations

Virginia Blood Services calls for donations

Suleiman Akanmu, who kicked off the exercise yesterday at the LUTH auditorium in Idi-Araba, said the donation demonstrates the volunteers' dedication to saving lives. For him, the media is crucial to disaster response as such powerful medium of communication is needed to channel important information to the public, especially to donate blood. Read More

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Weibo and Other Sites Told to Stop Streaming

Weibo and Other Sites Told to Stop Streaming

China's Internet shares tumbled after news of the clampdown with Weibo Corp's down 9 percent, while SINA Corp, which has a stake in Weibo, fell 6 percent. The technology ministry said it forbids use of virtual private networks and leased lines to circumvent government filters and access banned websites overseas. Read More

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Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession

Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession

The banks, with at least $50 billion in total assets, represent more than 75 percent of domestic banking assets. The finding comes from an annual " stress test" conducted by the Federal Reserve . lenders would be hit by $383bn in loan losses in a hypothetical scenario in which the USA employment rate rose to 10 per cent. The tested banks included Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Morgan Chase and the Deutsche Bank Trust Corp, a U.S. Read More

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Shares may slide on negative global cues

Only 222 Chinese stocks will be included and they will account for only 0.73 percent of the index, analysts said. Right now MSCI's broadest index - the MSCI All-Country World Index - assigns China a roughly 3 percent weighting. "Global investors are expected to monitor the China markets more closely from now on", Ma said. Inclusion in the index may also lead to a boost for the country's Shenzhen Stock Connect initiative . Read More

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Doctors call Scalise's condition improved

Scalise was shot in the hip on the ball field in Alexandria, Va., shortly after 7 a.m. and was taken to George Washington University Hospital in Washington for surgery. The driver was arrested for failure to obey an order and assault with a risky weapon. The FBI is still investigating the case and is looking through Hodgkinson's belongings, including his cellphone, computer and camera. Read More

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Apple Gets Serious On Its iPad Product

This gives it the same feel as an original iPad while delivering more display. Do keep in mind though that only the iPad Pro 10 .5 has received the Walmart offer treatment. So, you no longer have to embrace the massive 12.9-inch iPad to avoid slightly cramped fingers when typing. The iPad Pro is the flawless mobile office. Read More

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US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

US consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

These so-called core retail sales correspond most closely with the consumer spending component of gross domestic product and were previously reported to have increased 0.2 per cent in April. By then, the Fed's forecast would put its key policy rate at 3 percent. Falling prices were widespread, with declines recorded for air fares, which were down a sharp 2.9 percent, as well as medical services, clothing and new and used cars. Read More

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FDA delays revamped nutrition facts panel

FDA delays revamped nutrition facts panel

It's the Trump administration's latest delay of the Obama administration's rules meant to improve food labeling and make foods healthier and safer. In a letter sent earlier this year to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and other food industry groups had asked for an extension to 2021, the AP noted. Read More

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'Wonder Woman' cruises past 'The Mummy' at box office

'Wonder Woman' cruises past 'The Mummy' at box office

But Tom Cruise's film " The Mummy " is struggling at the box office domestically, making $32.2 million. The North American opening for The Mummy had a weak start and its domestic revenue didn't cover the production costs. Wonder Woman's ongoing popularity among film fans eclipsed the big promotional push for Tom Cruise's The Mummy franchise reboot, which received less-than-favourable reviews in the run up to its release last week (ends09Jun17). Read More

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Pride led Cavs to Game 4 victory over Warriors

The Cavs were determined not to let the Warriors celebrate on their floor for the second time in three years, and it was Cleveland , not Golden State , which busted Finals scoring records in the first half. Every year's different, every playoff series, every game, but we just are a team that never count ourselves out. Late in the quarter, Pachulia got in a scuffle on the floor with Shumpert when they were fighting for a loose ball. Read More

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Verizon's first move with Yahoo is to get rid of 2100 jobs

Verizon's first move with Yahoo is to get rid of 2100 jobs

The layoffs were expected, given that both companies have a lot of redundancies, including in human resources, finance, marketing and general administration. According to The Street , an AOL spokesperson did not comment on layoffs, but did acknowledge changes. " Yahoo stockholders voted to approve the advisory vote on the compensation payable to the company's named executive officers in connection with the completion of the sale transaction", Yahoo said in a statement. Read More

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UK PM May's lead widens ahead of June 8 election - ORB poll

But the Liberal Democrats claimed the Labour leader could not be trusted on Brexit and attacked the Prime Minister's performance. "I know from speaking to people around here that many who have previously voted Labour are thinking hard this time because, they tell me, they have more confidence in Theresa May as Prime Minister than they would have in Jeremy Corbyn ", said the letter . Read More

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