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Money Trump hits out at Freedom Caucus, conservatives for nixing ObamaCare overhaul
Author: 0 Trump hits out at Freedom Caucus, conservatives for nixing ObamaCare overhaul

That's exactly what the last-minute changes Thursday night appeared to be aimed at doing, successfully winning over some (but not all) Freedom Caucus members. In our system, our constitutional republic, we tried something. Meadows expressed hope that conservative and moderate wings of the GOP can work together to craft a new health-care bill soon.

Money Create pathways to health care, not barriers
Author: 0 Create pathways to health care, not barriers

The looming showdown follows a tumultuous day that saw a long-promised vote on the Republican alternative bill - originally slated for the seventh anniversary of Obamacare's signing - hurriedly postponed after it became clear there weren't enough votes to pass it.

Money Bulgaria's centre-right GERB edges ahead of Socialists before Sunday election
Author: 0 Bulgaria's centre-right GERB edges ahead of Socialists before Sunday election

She added that "Borisov and his political party, GERB, will have to form a coalition, and probably they will do it with the United Patriots and Volya". The Kremlin's most loyal satellite during the Cold War era, Bulgaria remains a popular holiday destination for Russians lured by its Black Sea beaches and cheap prices, and it is also nearly entirely dependent on Russian energy supplies.

Money Meals on Wheels scrambles for donations amid Trump's proposed budget
Author: 0 Meals on Wheels scrambles for donations amid Trump's proposed budget

Oneida County Director on Aging Dianne Jacobson notes Meals on Wheels is the copyrighted name of an organization that does home delivered meals, but in Wisconsin, every county is designated to have a home delivered meal program. Wisconsin's U.S. Senators have differing views on President Trump's budget proposal. The Trump administration's stance on Meals on Wheels makes donations even more important.

Money Cuomo Celebrates Collapse of Trumpcare and Its 'Disgusting' New York-Only Provision
Author: 0 Cuomo Celebrates Collapse of Trumpcare and Its 'Disgusting' New York-Only Provision

The Collins/Faso plan does not include New York City. A Congressional Budget Office score of a recent version of the bill predicted it could lead to 24 million people losing coverage in a decade. New York Republicans play a critical role in the future of their party's health care proposal. Chris Collins (R-Buffalo) and John Faso (R-Kinderhook) would only affect NY even though there are 16 other states where localities share in the cost of Medicaid, Cuomo said.

Money Oil prices slide on bulging USA crude inventories
Author: 0 Oil prices slide on bulging USA crude inventories

Crude oil exports increased in 2016 following the elimination of limitations on exports of domestically produced crude oil at the end of the year prior. Prices tumbled upon the release of the data before erasing most of the loss as attention shifted to fuel stockpile gains. It said the expected drop could help draw down US inventories that stood at a record 533 million barrels in the week to last week.

Money Two girls barred from United flight for wearing leggings
Author: 0 Two girls barred from United flight for wearing leggings

Shannon Watts , the founder of a grassroots group that is working to end gun violence in the USA, took to Twitter after she says the girls were allowed to get on the flight from Denver to Minneapolis. Other airline passengers said on social media that it's not unusual for pass travelers to be barred from wearing leggings, or other barred clothing, on flights.

Money Brazil Hails Victory as China, Chile & Egypt Lift Meat Ban
Author: 0 Brazil Hails Victory as China, Chile & Egypt Lift Meat Ban

The United Arab Emirates suspended shipments from six Brazilian meat plants and told importers to recall any of their products from local stores. Egypt has resumed imports of Brazilian meat , the agriculture ministry said on Saturday, two days after it said it was suspending it until the meat was confirmed safe for consumption.

Money Wall Street Waiting to Take Cue from Trump's First Legislative Test
Author: 0 Wall Street Waiting to Take Cue from Trump's First Legislative Test

Trump is doing to his Presidency with his seemingly endless stream of exaggerations, evidence-free accusations, implausible denials and other falsehoods". The S&P 500 has gained 10 percent since the election, spurred mainly by Trump's agenda of tax cuts and boost infrastructure spending, but high valuations remain a concern.

Money Apple's iPhone 6s named top-selling smartphone in 2016
Author: 0 Apple's iPhone 6s named top-selling smartphone in 2016

The Black Sky color option appears to have a glossy finish similar to the Black Pearl Galaxy S7 Edge, which Samsung released after Apple launched it's glossy black iPhone 7. This leak further reinforces the rumors that the Galaxy S8 will have a higher screen-to-body ratio than previous models of the Galaxy S smartphones.

Money Plans for coal-fired power plants drop by nearly half in 2016
Author: 0 Plans for coal-fired power plants drop by nearly half in 2016

The report , which tracked power stations through publicly available information, company reports, and satellite imagery, said 65 gigawatts of new coal-fired units had started construction between January 2016 and January 2017, down 62 percent on the 170 gigawatts the year before.

Money Amazon Adds Two-Hour Delivery Service to Alexa
Author: 0 Amazon Adds Two-Hour Delivery Service to Alexa

A smartphone with Alexa as a digital voice assistant would be a natural choice, and Amazon has partnered with Huawei to make this possible on Huawei's current flagship phablet, the Huawei Mate 9. Once the Mate 9 has the AI integrated, the user can accomplish a variety of tasks thanks to Alexa. A lot of companies are going toe-to-toe and trying to take control over the same market.

Money Airbnb to double investment in China, adopt new name
Author: 0 Airbnb to double investment in China, adopt new name

On Wednesday, Airbnb announced that the launch Aibiying, it's new brand in China. While there are multiple regulations within the country which block most of these companies' services, China has its own set of successful tech companies, built around cloning platforms of their United States counterparts.

Money Akzo rejects PPG's second offer
Author: 0 Akzo rejects PPG's second offer

It said the revised offer was 88.72 euros per AkzoNobel share, with 56.22 euros in cash and 0.331 PPG shares. The previous rejected offer made on 9 March was worth 83 euros a share, valuing the company at nearly £18bn. The hedge fund has said it might use Akzo's corporate bylaws to force a special shareholder meeting to address the bid. Akzo may proceed with plans to spin off its chemicals unit to "unlock the value within our company ourselves", said Ton Buchner, Akzo's chief executive.

Money Brazil meat exports collapse in wake of inspection scandal
Author: 0 Brazil meat exports collapse in wake of inspection scandal

It pointed out that of 11,000 employees at the agriculture ministry, 2,300 work as inspectors on animal products and "only 33 individuals are being investigated for improper conduct". The beef, pork and poultry sector represents 15% of Brazil's exports. Qatar curtailed meat and poultry imports from Brazil, following reports that the country has been exporting meat that is unfit for consumption.

Money Tiny, Yet Significant Additions in Android O You Should Know About
Author: 0 Tiny, Yet Significant Additions in Android O You Should Know About

Apart from these new features, Google's Android O will also bring new Autofill APIs to the platform which will allow users to select an autofill app much like they choose a keyboard app. Some of O's most exciting features are better battery life, easier controls for notifications and picture-in-picture video for both phones and tablets.

Author: 0 Wall Street waits and watches as Trump faces first major legislative test

Banks benefit from higher interest rates, and their stocks are sensitive to changes in expectations of how quickly the Fed will change rates. "The market really wants to believe in the new administration", he said. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 237.71 points, or 1.14 percent, to 20,668.15, the S&P 500 lost 29.49 points, or 1.24 percent, to 2,343.98 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 107.70 points, or 1.83 percent, to 5,793.83.

Money France's presidential upstart Macron clashes with Le Pen, Fillon in TV debate
Author: 0 France's presidential upstart Macron clashes with Le Pen, Fillon in TV debate

Two other debates are scheduled before April 23, the first round of the election, but this time with all 11 candidates: on BFMTV and CNews on 4 April and on France 2 on 20 April. "I've decided after weighing it up seriously to back the endeavour, the programme and the candidacy of Emmanuel Macron", Pompili told France Info radio.

Money FX Focus: Pound surges after inflation breaches Bank of England's target
Author: 0 FX Focus: Pound surges after inflation breaches Bank of England's target

Much of the recent increase in inflation has been driven by rising oil prices, and therefore transport costs have shouldered much of that weight as far as consumers are concerned. Inflation has broken through the Bank of England's (BoE) 2 per cent inflation target following the largest month-on-month rise since October 2012.

Money Singdollar reaches more than 4-month high against United States dollars
Author: 0 Singdollar reaches more than 4-month high against United States dollars

Traders preferred to ride the weaker United States dollar and point to a tiny 200,000 barrel fall in USA oil stocks to just over 528 million barrels - still a near record high. "The uncertainties surrounding the market, like the French presidential election, next month's European Central Bank policy meeting and "British exit" uncertainty, also affected market sentiment", he said.

Money Huge sums of laundered Russian money handled by British banks
Author: 0 Huge sums of laundered Russian money handled by British banks

While companies that shield owners' identities can be used legally, they can also be tools for laundering money, hiding assets or evading taxes. The National Crime Agency and the Financial Conduct Authority will investigate where warranted, Kirby told lawmakers in the House of Commons in London on Tuesday after the allegations were raised by the opposition Labour Party.

Money Local groups concerned, confused over Meals on Wheels budget cut talk
Author: 0 Local groups concerned, confused over Meals on Wheels budget cut talk

Jenny Bertolette, a spokeswoman for Meals on Wheels, said the group gets about 35 percent of its funding through the Older Americans Act , with the rest provided by state and local governments and private donations. The organization said its program is even more crucial now with the USA population aging and the numbers of seniors who are benefiting from the Older Americans Act declining.

Money Ivanka Trump Sued for Allegedly Using First Daughter Status to Sell Shoes
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Sued for Allegedly Using First Daughter Status to Sell Shoes

On Friday she participated in a meeting of the USA president and German Chancellor Angela Merkel with the CEOs of US and German companies to discuss workplace development, sitting beside Merkel during the discussion. Ms. Gorelick told the Associated Press that although Ms. Trump would not get an official role, she would follow ethics rules that apply to government employees.

Money David Rockefeller, banker and philanthropist, dies at 101
Author: 0 David Rockefeller, banker and philanthropist, dies at 101

A spokesman, Fraser P Seitel, said the sixth child of John D Rockefeller Jr and the grandson of Standard Oil co-founder John D Rockefeller died peacefully in his sleep on Monday morning at his home in Pocantico Hills, New York. He relinquished the chairmanship in 1981, when he retired. The renowned capitalist supported the assistance of economies overseas, arguing that it would create customers for American products.

Money Google to revamp ad policies after United Kingdom, big brands boycott
Author: 0 Google to revamp ad policies after United Kingdom, big brands boycott

The limitations of programmatic adtech are in the spotlight after major advertisers, including the United Kingdom government, pulled ad spend from Google's YouTube after finding themselves associated with extremist groups. "We're not confident that this approach will be sufficient to remedy advertiser concerns", a statement from the group said. "When anything like this happens we take responsibility for it".

Money China slaps ban on Brazilian meat exports over processing 'scandal'
Author: 0 China slaps ban on Brazilian meat exports over processing 'scandal'

Common shares of BRF and JBS fell as much as 10 percent early on Monday after posting heavy losses on Friday. Brazilian President, Michel Temer, created a task force in the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply which has already put the 21 slaughterhouses involved in the Federal Police's Carne Fraca operation under a "special inspection regime".

Author: 0 USA travel restrictions will affect Montreal flight: airline

The tweet , posted March 20, said that "US departments" had issued instructions that from March 21, passengers on Royal Jordanian flights to and from the U.S. At least 12 Middle Eastern and African airlines will be affected "new security procedures", reported CNN aviation correspondent Jon Ostrower, citing a USA official.

Money Oil slides as USA production shows no signs of slowing down
Author: 0 Oil slides as USA production shows no signs of slowing down

US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI) crude futures slipped 48 cents, or 0.98 per cent, to US$48.30 a barrel. "This unwinding of position is both a cause and reflection of the big fall in crude oil prices when the cracks in the OPEC/non-OPEC deal emerged and when it seems like it became evident shale oil is back and the new swing player", said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at brokerage AxiTrader.

Money 'RHONJ' Star Kim DePaola's Car Used in Double Murder
Author: 0 'RHONJ' Star Kim DePaola's Car Used in Double Murder

TMZ reports the friend was supposed to return the vehicle to Chris' house after dropping him at the airport, but he instead he was driving it around town. Anderson's mother told the Post that she "knew it was my son", but didn't elaborate on why he may have been killed. "We're concerned", his father adds.

Money G20 probably won't include any mention of trade in communique
Author: 0 G20 probably won't include any mention of trade in communique

But Steven Mnuchin could not be moved. However, he added that it was good for the U.S. as long as it was balanced. Instead they chose to give some space to him and Trump's new administration to refine their trade views in the hopes for moderation by the time Germany hosts a G20 leader's summit in July.

Money Calcutta JC Penney to remain open
Author: 0 Calcutta JC Penney to remain open

Ellison, chairman and CEO of J.C. Penney in the February 24 news release that originally announced the store closures. Most stores will begin liquidation sales beginning April 17 and close in June. Stores affected in Georgia include those in Gateway Plaza in Thomasville and the Tifton Mall, as well as locations in Milledgeville, Macon and Dublin.

Money Hardline priest sworn in as head of India's Uttar Pradesh state
Author: 0 Hardline priest sworn in as head of India's Uttar Pradesh state

Keshav Prasad Maurya, the party's state unit chief, and Dinesh Sharma, BJP's national vice president, were inducted as deputy chief ministers. "At the end of the day, this is a party that is driven by orders they receive from the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh headquarters in Nagpur...

Money BSNL offers 2GB data per day with unlimited calling at Rs 339
Author: 0 BSNL offers 2GB data per day with unlimited calling at Rs 339

The offer is limited for 90 days. BSNL has launched a new recharge pack that provides customers 2GB of data per day at Rs 339. Though Jio offers unlimited calling to other networks also, it only offers 1GB data per day; whereas, BSNL is offering 2GB data per day.

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