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Gabelli Funds LLC Has $9314000 Stake in Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

Volume in the last session has increased compared with AVT's average trading volume. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. FTB Advisors Inc. increased its stake in Marathon Oil by 15.6% in the third quarter. Peak6 Investments Ltd Partnership reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO ) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 04 AMC at -0.07, whereas, 22 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.1.

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Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

Trump's meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May, meanwhile, came a day after he vowed to investigate an intelligence leak blamed on the Americans about this week's deadly bombing at a concert in England that prompted Manchester police to stop sharing intelligence with the United States.

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Overcoming assault charge, Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana congressional seat

Jacobs began asking the candidate about the health care bill passed by the House when the crew and Jacobs say Gianforte slammed him to the floor, yelling "Get out of here!" According to audio footage and witness testimony of Fox News reporters , Gianforte grabbed Jacobs by the neck, threw him to the floor, and punched him in the face, breaking his glasses and putting him in the hospital .

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Greg Gianforte wins special election in Montana

Gianforte, a wealthy businessman, lost a race against Montana's Democratic governor in November while Trump won the state by 20 points. By the time polling places opened on Thursday, about half of the estimated total ballots had already been cast early.

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Boeing is building DARPA's new hypersonic space plane

After dropping its cargo off in orbit, the plane fires an engine to turn around and return to Earth, landing on a runway to prepare for its next flight, just like a plane or the old space shuttle. Known as the XS-1, the goal of the spaceplane is to get costs down to $5 million per launch, as well as flying at least 10 times per year. The vehicle will use an AR-22 engine, manufactured by Aerojet Rocketdyne , instead of an engine from Blue Origin .

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OPEC Extends Oil Output Cut By 9 Months

But the intended impact could be short-lived. US shale producers have been a thorn in OPEC's side. Their output already is partially offsetting the cuts, and even more USA companies are poised to return if prices rise further. Light, sweet crude for July delivery lost $1.03, or 2%, to $50.33 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. "Nine months was priced in", Sen said.

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Huma Abedin Files for Divorce From Anthony Weiner

During the investigation into Weiner's text messages to the teen, at least one device was found to have been used by both Weiner and his now estranged wife, Huma Abedin , Clinton's aide. "I hope she knows she didn't do anything wrong", she told Inside Edition . Sentencing has been scheduled for September 8, 2017. The online sexting relationship allegedly went on for months between Weiner and a girl claiming to be just 15.

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The US Supreme Court just made life much harder for patent trolls

In 2013, there were more patent cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas than were filed in Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Chicago and Boston combined. In his decision, the WSJ points out , "[Justice] Thomas overturned the Federal Circuit's 1990 ruling and harked back to the Supreme Court's 1957 Fourco Glass decision that "definitively and unambiguously held that the word "residence" in the 1948 law "refers only to the State of incorporation .

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Fiat Chrysler Responds to DOJ Emissions Lawsuit

Just as Volkswagen cleans up the remnants of its dirty diesel scandal , the folks at Fiat Chrysler find themselves on the receiving of a lawsuit brought by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department accusing the carmaker of rigging its own diesel engines to fool emissions tests.

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Raytheon Enters Defense Tech Partnership With State-Owned Firm in Saudi Arabia

While numerous events were a serious affair - from a major speech Trump gave about combatting terrorism to a $ 110 billion defense deal - the jam-packed weekend also featured many lighthearted moments. Thomas A. Kennedy, the Chairman and CEO of Raytheon stated, "By working together, we can help build world-class defense and cyber capabilities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia".

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Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

A survey conducted by Trinity Mirror newspapers including the Birmingham Mail and Birmingham Post found support for the Labour Party had actually risen slightly in the West Midlands region. Although few in what you might call Labour's "professional class" believe that they will win the next election, both have a motivation to do as well as possible.

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Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

Some of the attack's victims were ignoring advice from officials and paying the $300 ransom to unlock their computers, which later doubled to $600. But with their eyes on the June 8 general election, Britain's opposition parties accused Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative government of failing to ensure the NHS is properly protected.

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Watch teen Mark Zuckerberg's reaction to getting into Harvard

Later, Zuckerberg triumphantly clenches a fist and turns away from the computer screen, "That is awesome!" To help grow Facebook , Zuckerberg never finished college and dropped out in his Sophomore year to more to California. Meanwhile, the pings of AOL Instant Messenger go off in the background as Mark presumably gives his friends the good news. To which Zuckerberg replied, "That was definitely not my plan".

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Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

Crude oil futures were up Tuesday, with prices headed closer to session highs reached in the prior USA session, as expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries will extend production cuts until early next year continued to boost trading sentiment.

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Asian Stocks Fall as White House Turmoil Spoils Risk Sentiment

Comey to hit the brakes on an investigation into former national security advisor Gen. Michael T. Flynn and his alleged connections to Russian Federation and Turkey. Oil prices traded higher as Brent crude futures rose 0.72 percent to trade at $48.92 per barrel, while US WTI crude futures gained 0.53 percent to trade at $48.92 a barrel.

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Activist Elliott attacks BHP Billiton's 'do nothing' approach

It also said it had "deep-rooted support" among BHP shareholders for a review of BHP's USA petroleum business. BHP Billiton has rejected claims by activist hedge fund Elliott Advisors it is not open to suggestions from shareholders and that it was misleading in its response to Elliott's proposal to significantly restructure its operations.

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

According to the latest research reports released, 10 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 9 analysts "outperform", 15 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell". When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.22% whereas Month Volatility is at 0.99%. 117 funds opened positions while 651 raised stakes.

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Euro zone investors welcome unity, Trump turmoil knocks dollar

The euro surged above $1.10 on Tuesday, climbing 0.8 percent to its highest since Donald Trump was elected USA president in November, as the dollar weakened broadly on worries over his disclosure of information to Russian officials. Louis. The dollar fell after the release of lower-than-expected data on US housing starts, adding to a list of USA economic reports that have missed predictions to the downside.

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Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians

Earlier, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Abbas and reiterated India's support to the Palestinian cause. "We reiterate our position that the future state of Palestine should be based upon the pre-1967 borders and must include the entire East Jerusalem as the capital of the state", President Abbas said .

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Adidas manages to find a buyer for its golf business

TaylorMade's first-quarter 2017 net sales were $294 million, up 4 per cent on a currency-neutral basis year over year, but Adams and Ashworth were drags on the golf unit. "TaylorMade is a leading global golf brand with an exceptionally strong market position", said Kasper Rorstead, CEO of adidas AG. Completion of the transaction is expected later in 2017 and is subject to customary closing conditions and approvals.

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EU ruling could complicate new trade deals _ including UK's

The European Court of Justice has ruled that a free trade deal struck between the EU and Singapore in 2014 can not come into force unless ratified by all of the bloc's member states. But the ECJ says the EU-Singapore deal, concluded in 2014, has parts that affect powers enjoyed by member states. Therefore, national and regional parliaments will also need to approve it.

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Alphabet Inc Makes AdSense More Lenient On Publishers

Google said this would mean it being "more surgical" in ensuring that adverts do not appear next to pornography, violent images or illegal drug sales. And Google is taking a right step in this direction by providing them access to info on why ads were removed from their website. Advertising is the cornerstone of Google's business, but with AdSense in particular it relies on publishers to sign up to receive Google-derived ads on their sites - Google said that it paid out $11 billion to ...

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Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met one-on-one with finance officials from Canada, Germany and Japan on Friday, as a conference of G7 nations got underway in Bari, Italy . Trump has vowed to press for trade that is fair as well as open and benefits USA workers, and has focused on bilateral, or country-to-country, relations.

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Republican healthcare bill 'a huge tax cut for guys like me': Buffett

Still, Buffett is uncomfortable with keeping so much of Berkshire's cash parked on the sidelines, and acknowledges that the pressure is on to figure out whether to spend it-likely on a major acquisition-or pay it back to shareholders. He also addressed criticism that Berkshire discloses too little about businesses such as aircraft parts maker Precision Castparts Corp, which it bought past year for $32.1 billion.

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Oil rises as countries join OPEC cuts, U.S. inventory falls

But global inventories remain high, pulling crude back below $50 per barrel and putting pressure on Opec to extend the cuts to the rest of the year. Even as USA oil production increased yet again and more oil was released from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, old supplies fell .