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Recovering production from Libya and Nigeria, both of which were exempt from OPEC cuts, and high exports and production from Russian Federation were also contributing to the ongoing glut. That was the lowest close for Brent since November 29, the day before OPEC agreed to cut output. With (Other OTC: WWTH - news) regard to the global economic outlook for 2017, stronger-than-anticipated momentum since the beginning of the year led to an upwards revision in the growth forecast to 3.4 ...
  • Senate Votes to Move Ahead on Additional Sanctions Against Russia

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    It would require the administration to explain any moves to ease or lift sanctions, and create a new mechanism for Congress to review and block any such effort. Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Rand Paul, (R-KY) were the no votes. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson suggested Tuesday that the administration might oppose the Russian Federation sanctions amendment.
  • Protest Trump's decision on climate accord at markets

    Protest Trump's decision on climate accord at markets

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    The governors of Washington , California and NY on the same day announced the creation of a " climate alliance" of states that would remain committed to the Paris goals. Carvalho said climate change can not be ignored. Gov. Jerry Brown told The Associated Press at an worldwide clean energy conference in Beijing that Trump's decision to pull the USA out of the Paris agreement will ultimately prove only a temporary setback.
  • Oklahoma receives Real ID extension through October 10

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    The state's Real ID compliance requirement had been given a grace period until July 10 . State officials announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted an extension for Oklahomans to continue using existing state-issued identification to enter federal facilities through October 10.
  • London Tower Fire: Death Toll Rises as Anger Takes Hold

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    Community organiser Pilgrim Tucker, who had worked closely with residents of Grenfell Tower during the refurbishment period, saw the blaze as the tragic outcome of long-term neglect of an entire section of the community. There were further restrictions against its use in rest homes, hospitals and other places where "people can't get out quickly under their own steam".
  • LA honours Adam West with 'Bat-signal' tribute

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    Holy mackerel! Actor Burt Ward has joined thousands of fans to illuminate the bat sign in Los Angeles in memory of TV's late Caped Crusader Adam West . West played Batman more than anyone else, including in animated and movie outings. In fact, some of the greatest actors came from Batman , such as Adam West , and we will remember him until the end of time .
  • Mike Pence Hires Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Mike Pence Hires Criminal Defense Lawyer

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    The vice president's communications director Jarrod Agen said , "I can confirm that the Vice President has retained Richard Cullen of McGuireWoods to assist him in responding to inquiries by the special counsel". At a conference on Central American security and economic issues, officials in the administration of President Donald Trump repeatedly said that strengthening the US border and reducing the flow of migrants- key elements of Trump's agenda - depend on stabilizing a region that ...
  • Special counsel reviewing whether Trump obstructed justice

    Special counsel reviewing whether Trump obstructed justice

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    The investigation into Trump started after former FBI Director James Comey was sacked, according to the Washington Post report. The source who spoke to CNN would not say that the investigators were talking to the senior intelligence officials specifically about conversations they had with the President about the investigation, or other aspects of the investigation which also includes examining Russian meddling in the election and possible coordination with associates of Trump.
  • No Verdict Yet as Jurors Head Home for Day at Yanez Trial

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    Yanez, 29, has been charged with second-degree manslaughter and two counts of reckless discharge of a firearm in the shooting of 32-year-old Castile on July 6, 2016, in Falcon Heights, Minn. The judge issued detailed instructions to the jury. A Facebook live video captured the moment Yanez pointed his gun through the window of Castile's Oldsmobile.
  • Vice president to travel to Central and South America

    Vice president to travel to Central and South America

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    He served as special counsel to former Sen. On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice in the Russian Federation investigation. Bush in 1991 as USA attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. Trump fired Comey on May 9. Cullen referred questions to the vice president's office.
  • Clooney's father reveals how George met Amal

    Clooney's father reveals how George met Amal

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    As we look forward to seeing the couple embrace parenthood, supposedly getting some tips from good pal Julia Roberts, people have been looking back at how the couple first met. "But by the time we had supper that night, it was clear there was a kindness to her and an inclusiveness". As CI readers know, Nick gushed about his new grandchildren last week, saying they were attractive and they had some of George's features.