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Pugh enrolled at UCLA last winter and took part in spring games, but she never played in a regular-season game for the Bruins. "We are thrilled with the addition of Mallory Pugh to the NWSL and excited to have her join the Washington Spirit ", Amanda Duffy, managing director of operations for NWSL, said in a statement.
  • Senator Tom Cotton Speaks on GOP Healthcare Bill

    Economy

    As anyone who is responsible for paying for health care knows, it certainly costs more than $15 per month. There's growing support for the idea of pegging the tax credits in the House repeal bill to income and making aid more generous for poorer people.
  • John Wall's Last Second Three-Pointer Gives Wizards Game 6

    Economy

    Wizards: Had lost seven consecutive elimination games at home. For the last two games, he has been a volume scorer for the Celtics while Thomas has been quiet. "We just came in with the mindset that we just wanted to play great", Wall said. The Celtics lost Game 6 , but still leave D.C. with no major regrets.
  • North Korea willing to meet with United States if conditions right: Diplomat

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    Days after South Korea elected Moon Jae-in as their new president and only hours after allegedly telling Al-Jazeera they would be open to talks with the U.S. The missile was sacked from the region of Kusong, northwest of Pyongyang, where the North in February successfully test-launched an intermediate-range missile that it is believed to be developing.
  • Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

    Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

    Economy

    The alternative minimum tax, which was created to stop the super-rich from using tax deductions and paying next to no tax - which Trump heavily benefited from - will also be scrapped under the proposal. "We know what we're asking for is a big bite". Among the missing details? Among the proposals are a reduction in the corporation tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent, and an easing of tax for small businesses to the same rate.
  • Nearly all systems have been recovered, says Home Secretary — NHS cyberattack

    Nearly all systems have been recovered, says Home Secretary — NHS cyberattack

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    National Security Agency, the cyber assault launched on Friday has infected tens of thousands of computers in 104 countries, with Britain's health system suffering the worst known disruptions. The prime minister's right-hand man on cyber security, Alastair MacGibbon, is working with officials and health agencies to determine any impact on Australia.
  • World reels from cyberattack that hit nearly 100 countries

    World reels from cyberattack that hit nearly 100 countries

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    A senior nurse with NHS Lanarkshire in Scotland posted a video on Twitter appealing to members of the public "to stay away from acute hospitals unless it's an absolute emergency situation" while its IT systems remain affected. Hospitals, major companies and government offices have been hit by a massive wave of cyberattacks across the globe that seize control of computers until the victims pay a ransom.
  • Compass Group (LON:CPG) Receives Hold Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

    Economy

    Jefferies Group LLC upgraded shares of Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) to a buy rating in a research report released on Tuesday, May 2nd. Another trade for 6,500 shares valued at $1.00M was bought by Greco Thomas . Numis Securities has "Hold" rating and GBX 464 target. On 12/14/2015 BT Group plc announced a dividend of $0.32 with an ex dividend date of 12/24/2015 which will be payable on 2/16/2016.
  • G7 financial leaders reiterate FX pledges, vow more cyber cooperation

    Economy

    Mnuchin. But despite fear of restrictive trade practices under the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump, the G-7 statement, issued after a meeting in southern Italy, skipped any explicit wording on protectionism, as did the finance chief's statement of the Group of 20 economies at their gathering in March.
  • Stock News JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU), CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)

    Economy

    Analyst's mean target price for KBR is $19.08 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.20. Looking at this figure it suggests that the shares of JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU ) is a good investment, however if the market is weaker then it could suggest that the shares are undervalued.
  • We are closing the gap on the Tories - Corbyn on Labour's results

    Economy

    The anti-EU party has struggled to find a footing and has been facing an existential crisis since the referendum past year in favour of Brexit. The Tories also performed well in the mayoral elections, winning tightly-fought battles for elected mayors in the West Midlands and significantly Tees Valley, where Conservative Ben Houchen became the first elected mayor in Labour's north-eastern heartland, beating Labour's Sue Jeffrey by more than 2,000 votes in the second round of counting.