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Boston Family Office Llc decreased its stake in Aptargroup Inc (ATR) by 12.31% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Commerce Comml Bank accumulated 156,578 shares or 0.06% of the stock. (NYSE:DHI). Millennium Ltd Llc reported 3.43M shares. The rating was upgraded by UBS to "Buy" on Monday, November 9. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, March 21 by RBC Capital Markets.
  • 'March Against Sharia' draws counter-protesters to State Capitol

    'March Against Sharia' draws counter-protesters to State Capitol

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    Of course, when the two side stand off like opposing armies, the hostile outcome is not all that surprising. "Shariah law prohibits things like freedom of religion, freedom of speech - very barbaric practices and that's why I'm here, to oppose those things", York told The Journal-News .
  • Corbyn's surprise United Kingdom election success, explained

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    Equally true is the fact that the opposition Labour Party surpassed all expectations, while the anti-Brussels UK Independence Party was wiped out. Another recurring theme is the perceived arrogance of the Conservative Party. Although she denied it, her manifesto did include some social welfare cuts. She avoided debates, failed to answer questions and did not engage or empathise with her audiences.
  • John Flannery named GE's Chief Executive

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    We expect to see additional focus on meeting near-term operational targets amid this leadership transition. On Mr. Flannery's watch, GE spun off its consumer credit business, Synchrony Financial, sold its appliance business, and purchased of the energy business of Alstom SA.
  • US Fed raises a key rate, signals third hike later

    US Fed raises a key rate, signals third hike later

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    Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said he was optimistic euro zone lenders would reach an agreement on Thursday on the disbursement of new loans to Athens that the country needs to pay back maturing debt in July. Fed Chair Janet Yellen in her post-meeting press conference explained that the ingredients are in place for inflation to rise. Fed futures markets now put the chances for another rate increase this year at below 50 percent.
  • Brexit minister Davis: 'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU

    Brexit minister Davis: 'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU

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    Nicola Sturgeon took to Twitter to point out that this was all happening before May had managed to secure any agreement with the DUP to prop up her fledgling minority government . Membership of the European Economic Area (EEA), like Norway, would give Britain access to the single market in return for allowing free movement of EU nationals and paying into the EU budget - without getting a say in how the money is spent.
  • PM May admits failures as inferno toll reaches 58

    PM May admits failures as inferno toll reaches 58

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    British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. She sought to combat some of the criticism with a meeting with residents, victims, volunteers and community leaders at Downing Street today. Police have been struggling to come up with a list of who was in the building when the fire started, making it hard to determine how many died.
  • True cost of console REVEALED, as Microsoft makes bold claim

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    It offers an 8-core processor that clocks at 2.3 GHz. The team is busy working on releasing 4K games that run at 60 FPS which is where majority of the focus will be whereas this backwards program is primarily to add some hype to the comprehensive gaming experience Xbox One aims to deliver on the same console.
  • Gambling debt was motive behind Philippines casino attack, not terrorism, police say

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    The now-identified gunman was found in an hotel room in the resort complex, where police found him dead of apparent suicide, as The Two-Way previously reported . Albayalde said Carlos had a bank account with an outstanding debt of P4 million, and several other non-bank related debt. (Pagcor) said Carlos' name was entered in the National Database of Restricted Persons (NDRP) last March 27.
  • BP plc (BP) Insider Purchases £318.24 in Stock

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    World Asset Mngmt reported 27,701 shares stake. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky holds 85,619 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Natl Pension Ser reported 587,512 shares. It has a 31.1 P/E ratio. Among 15 analysts covering Booker Group PLC ( LON:BOK ), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive.
  • US Vice President Hires Lawyer For Russia Probes

    US Vice President Hires Lawyer For Russia Probes

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    Cullen's fees will not be paid for with taxpayer dollars, according to Agen. IN republicans said Pence's role at the fundraiser focused in part on the president's agenda. The president has come under further scrutiny for his decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , a decision Trump later seemed to imply was related, in part, to the Russian Federation probe that Comey was then overseeing.
  • Syrian warplane shot down by US-led coalition

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    A USA warplane shot down a Syrian military aircraft on Sunday after it dropped bombs near US-backed fighters in Syria , the U.S. military said. The U.S. Ja'Din is approximately two kilometers north of an established East-West SDF-Syrian Regime de-confliction area. Iran has also fired on ISIS fighters in northern Syria in recent hours.