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One May Day march in Paris was disrupted as scores of hooded youths threw firebombs at riot police in full gear, who responded with tear gas and truncheons. Liberation said it would publish a 16-page anti National Front (FN) special edition on Tuesday. Le Pen hit back that the unions "are not defending workers' interests, they are looking after their own interests".
  • COMAC C-919: China's indigenously developed jetliner takes off

    Economy

    Although China has lagged behind its Western rivals in aircraft development, it boasts the world's fastest-growing aviation market, which will eventually overtake the United States. Boeing estimates that the country will need a trillion dollars worth of new airplanes over the next two decades, including more than 5,100 of the same size as the C919.
  • Buffett expresses sympathy, but Berkshire political spending proposal fails

    Buffett expresses sympathy, but Berkshire political spending proposal fails

    Economy

    The next leader of Berkshire is "going to have to allocate maybe $400 billion or something like that, maybe more", Buffett said . "I personally disagree with the Citizens United decision", Buffett said. Most of the weekend's other events celebrate shopping at companies owned by Berkshire Hathaway. For only the second time in history this event is being live-streamed for all of the world to see.
  • Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) Valuation According To Analysts

    Economy

    Merck & Co., Inc.'s Quick Ratio shows the value of 1.5. A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MRK. 4,477 shares or 100.00% less from 162.57 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Rowland And Comm Investment Counsel Adv invested in 0% or 53,616 shares. The dividend yield for the company is hovering around 2.95% while the pay out ratio is now at 130.00%.
  • Only 3 people tasked to check on Colorado pipeline safety

    Only 3 people tasked to check on Colorado pipeline safety

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    FIRESTONE, Colo. - A red-orange fireball that killed two people and destroyed a Colorado home prompted the governor to order sweeping inspections of natural gas lines and is certain to worsen tensions in a state already divided over how to regulate the industry.
  • Ocwen Financial Corp. (OCN) has a Market value of 338.59 Million

    Economy

    The company earned $321.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $302.90 million. Ocwen Financial Corporation (OCN ) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 21.63%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This report was published by Chaffey Breeze and is the sole property of of Chaffey Breeze. If you are accessing this news story on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark laws.
  • U.S. working on new DPRK sanctions: Tillerson

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    The top USA diplomat said Washington is preparing additional sanctions if North Korea's actions warrant them. Diplomats say USA pressure has caused some irritation in ASEAN, including Malaysia, which has maintained relations with Pyongyang in spite of the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's estranged half brother at Kuala Lumpur International airport in February.
  • Airline execs trapped in congressional hearing

    Economy

    The airlines should then start to make a change. Eight of the House's ten 10 recipients of airline transport campaign contributions in 2016 are on the Transportation Committee, including Shuster, the panel's top Democrat, Rep. United will be reducing overbooked flights and offering up to $10,000 to passengers willing to give up their seats. Munoz has spoken up in media interviews and has sent his own memos to United's customers, apologizing and promising changes that he says will improve ...
  • European Union hangs in the balance as France votes

    Economy

    Candidates for the 2017 presidential election, Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche! , and Marine Le Pen, of the French National Front party. It's a remarkable achievement for Macron, who built his En Marche! movement just past year. He quit his job as a banker at Rothschild to become Socialist President Francois Hollande's economic adviser, working for two years by Hollande's side at the presidential palace.
  • When will the results of the French Presidential election be announced?

    When will the results of the French Presidential election be announced?

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    Campaigning in France ends one day before voting begins, and candidates can't campaign or give interviews to media on the day before voting. Many television news channels opted not even to mention the hack , while Le Monde newspaper said on its website it would not publish any of the nine gigabytes of leaked data before the election - partly because there was too much, and partly because it had clearly been released with the aim of affecting the vote.
  • ConvaTec Group Plc reiterated as Neutral By Credit Suisse

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 5.84% the S&P500. The rating was upgraded by Beaufort Securities on Wednesday, July 13 to "Buy". The rating was maintained by Dougherty & Company with "Buy" on Friday, February 12. Among 4 analysts covering United Utilities Group ( OTCMKTS:UUGRY ), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Campbell Soup had 27 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.