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The U.S. action is unwarranted and uses the arguments previously rejected by panels convened by North America Free Trade Agreement panels, West Fraser Timber Co. If those deals go through, that means 20 to 25 of the 58 farms dropped by Grassland Dairy will still need to find other buyers by Monday. One person in the room said Trump threatened that dairy could be next.
  • Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal

    Volkswagen to pay $2.8 billion in US diesel emission scandal

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    District Judge Sean Cox approved deal and fine - the largest ever levied by the US government against an automaker - negotiated by VW and the Justice Department during a Friday hearing in Detroit . Customs and Border Protection claims for customs fraud. The German automaker pleaded guilty in March to fraud, obstruction of justice and falsifying statements after admitting to installing secret software in 580,000 US vehicles.
  • Ontario, Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

    Ontario, Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

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    Kavcic expects Ontario's foreign-buyer tax will have less of an impact on the GTA market than BC's did on Metro Vancouver as the share of non-resident home purchases is lower here. - More flexibility for municipalities when it comes to using property tax tools to encourage development. Gordon has suggested the province could implement a progressive property surtax , which would be an annual surtax that only applies to homes appraised over a certain value.
  • Xi, Trump Pledge to Expand Mutually Beneficial Cooperation, Manage Differences

    Xi, Trump Pledge to Expand Mutually Beneficial Cooperation, Manage Differences

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    They then set off on a short sightseeing tour of Alaska's largest city. However, Xi apparently got something out of dinner. It's a two-way street, with Alaska's imports from China only lagging behind trade with neighboring Canada. "So I think all of us are feeling very good about the results of this summit in terms of what it did for setting a very constructive tone going forward".
  • How dangerous air bags can find their way into used cars

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    She said her organization wants to see the EPA do more to protect the East Chicago community. Pruitt, during his brief remarks, did not comment on any proposed cuts to the EPA but instead pledged his agency's support for East Chicago . Administrator Scott Pruitt will join IN leaders including Gov. Eric Holcomb IN East Chicago . There are proven, low-priced ways to capture methane instead of letting it pollute our air, and the last administration put in place standards to make sure we do ...
  • 'We're going to surprise you' with speed of tax reform

    'We're going to surprise you' with speed of tax reform

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    Mnuchin told the Financial Times this week the tax reform timeline is "highly aggressive to not realistic at this point", in referring to his prior comments on finishing tax reform by August. The main driver for that move, said strategists, was a weaker dollar and the pricing out of the bet that the U.S. Federal Reserve would raise interest rates three times this year.
  • First pictures released of teen surfer killed in horror shark attack

    First pictures released of teen surfer killed in horror shark attack

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    We can't even imagine what the Brouwer family is going through right now. The fresh political row erupted after 17-year-old Mandurah girl Laeticia Brouwer was killed in an attack near Esperance on Monday. "She seemed like quite a competent surfer". St John Ambulance said paramedics arrived on the scene 19 minutes after they were called, however, Laeticia's injuries were unrepairable.
  • Ronaldo hat trick puts Madrid into Champions League semis

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    He then scored from an offside position minutes later to make it 3-2. Bayern played a man down from the 84th minute after Arturo Vidal picked up his second yellow card of the night for a foul on Asensio. Bayern, the 2013 Champions League victor, had made it at least to the semifinals for the last five seasons. While there was some doubt over the legitimacy of his second effort at Santiago Bernabeu, the same questions were asked of his third.
  • Kier Group plc's (KIE) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Berenberg Bank

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    As per Tuesday, October 13, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock increased 3.42% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $13.01. Verition Fund Management reported 7,036 shares stake. Zeke Capital Advsrs Ltd Liability Company invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Anglo American plc (LON:AAL).
  • Final Four matchups that could make the difference

    Final Four matchups that could make the difference

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    Chris Silva had 13 points and 13 rebounds. South Carolina's path to simply reaching the national championship game involves beating arguably the best team left standing: Gonzaga. However Gonzaga were nearly left ruing what would have been an upset defeat when a 65-51 lead with 11 minutes to play turned into a 67-65 advantage for SC after 16 unanswered points.
  • State Street Corp Raises Stake in EverBank Financial Corp (EVER)

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    They now have a United States dollars 33 price target on the stock. Today, Barclays PLC raised its price target on Capital Bank Financial Corp (NASDAQ:CBF) to $44.00 per share. Mangrove Prns holds 1.13% or 1.16 million shares. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink .
  • Afghanistan: US Bomb Killed 36 IS Militants

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    The Afghanistan-Pakistan border area has tunnel complexes known to be used by ISIS and other terrorist groups operating in and out of Afghanistan. The bomb is officially known as a GBU-43B, or Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB) weapon, is nicknamed " Mother of All Bombs " as derived from its acronym.
  • Stockholm attack suspect tried to join IS in Syria

    Stockholm attack suspect tried to join IS in Syria

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    The source added that Uzbek authorities had added Akilov to an worldwide wanted list in late February after a criminal case on "religious extremism" was opened against him. The Uzbek government had known that Akilov encouraged others to go to Syria to fight for Islamic State, Kamilov said. However, no terror group has claimed responsibility for the Friday attack.
  • Wichita weather: Sporadic showers, thunderstorms over next few days

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    Easter Day looks mostly cloudy after perhaps a cold and clear start. We wrap up the week with some unseasonably warm temperatures in the Mid-South, but we're looking ahead to our next chance for rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. A weak of chance of scattered rain showers is expected over some areas. NEXT WEEK: A cold front will approach the state and stall to our north early next week.
  • Coutinho defied club wishes to play v Stoke

    Coutinho defied club wishes to play v Stoke

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    However, Coutinho was still included in the squad but named on the bench alongside the likes of Roberto Firmino, Daniel Sturridge and Marko Grujic. Mane, Liverpool's top scorer this season with 13 league goals, limped off after hurting his knee in a challenge during the Merseyside derby against Everton on Saturday.
  • Donald Trump slanders Susan Rice, despite evidence fully exonerating her

    Donald Trump slanders Susan Rice, despite evidence fully exonerating her

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    A Bloomberg report last week revealed Rice had unmasked the names of Trump associates who were swept up in US foreign surveillance. The contents of those reports were so alarming, the House Intelligence Committee chair brought them to public's attention the next day, even before sharing them with his fellow committee members.
  • Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) SVP Sells $451219.00 in Stock

    Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) SVP Sells $451219.00 in Stock

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    It has outperformed by 24.85% the S&P500. (NYSE:XEL) is under coverage by number of analysts. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Shares for $4.43M were bought by TISCH DANIEL R on Wednesday, November 2. Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) is slowly becoming my favorite real estate investment trust in an increasingly crowded sector.