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The Shocking Role of Iranian Sanctions in Crude Oil's Plunge

The Shocking Role of Iranian Sanctions in Crude Oil's Plunge

Oil prices have dropped significantly in recent weeks, with the US benchmark price dipping below $60 per barrel, according to Market Watch. Trump appeared to criticize the announcement in a Monday ...

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Saudi Minister Calls for 1 Mn Bpd Global Oil Output Cut

Saudi Minister Calls for 1 Mn Bpd Global Oil Output Cut

The committee that oversees the 2016 OPEC+ agreement to manage supply met Sunday in Abu Dhabi . USA crude has lost 28 percent since its early October peak. In his speech at the start of the meeting, ...

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Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Google CEO announces new action plan following Andy Rubin fiasco

Pichai also said Google will "revamp" how it handles concerns from employees in three ways; overhauling reporting channels; updating and expanding mandatory sexual harassment training; and recommittin...

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Examining Details of US Exemptions on Buying Iranian Crude Oil: MEA

Examining Details of US Exemptions on Buying Iranian Crude Oil: MEA

Front-month Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were at $71.83 per barrel at 0750 GMT, down 30 cents, or 0.4 percent, from their last close. The slump in oil markets has been exacerbated by a USA decisi...

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Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Boeing said it is continuing to work with the Indonesian investigation. "The KNKT plans to hold a flight reconstruction in the engineering simulator facility of Boeing in Seattle to find out the imp...

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Lowe's of Bartlesville Avoids Company Wide Closures

Lowe's of Bartlesville Avoids Company Wide Closures

The company says the locations are under performing and a majority are within 10 miles of another Lowe's location. A RONA spokesperson said, however, that the lumberyard section of the Bath Road...

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Boeing 737 Max safety alert issued after Lion Air crash

Boeing 737 Max safety alert issued after Lion Air crash

Nurcahyo Utomo of Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) noting that the FDR review also concluded that the aircraft's airspeed indicator had been malfunctioning on four conse...

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US senator says China, US competitors but not adversaries

US senator says China, US competitors but not adversaries

Trump also offered to host a "Western-style" dinner for Xi on December 1, after the G20 leaders' meeting, an invitation that Beijing had tentatively accepted, people familiar with the matter told th...

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Oil set for worst week since February as supply fears subside

Oil set for worst week since February as supply fears subside

After starting the month at almost four-year highs, bolstered by looming US sanctions on Iran's crude exports, oil prices posted their the biggest monthly drop in more than two years. Bears guarding...

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Things To Know About RBI Governor Urjit Patel Who Took On Government

Things To Know About RBI Governor Urjit Patel Who Took On Government

In calling for the next board meeting , it appears that Patel may decide not to resign, as was speculated by a handful of media publications. "You see (between) 2008 to 2014, after the global econo...

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Crashed Lion Air plane had technical problem on prior flight

Crashed Lion Air plane had technical problem on prior flight

Before the tragic accident, the plane's pilots had asked for a return to base, but the aircraft vanished from the radar shortly afterwards. It lost contact with ground control a few minutes after ta...

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Despite record profits, Amazon shares sink on disappointing sales

Despite record profits, Amazon shares sink on disappointing sales

There were no ratings downgrades from the Wall Street analysts who have nearly universally backed the companies' long-term prospects, but several said there were signs that both were beginning to fa...

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China, Russia listening to Trump’s cell phone calls

China, Russia listening to Trump’s cell phone calls

In response to a New York Times report that Chinese spies are listening in on Donald Trump's personal phone calls , China's Foreign Ministry has crafted it's most trolling response in recent memory...

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Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi flees Saudi Arabia for US

Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi flees Saudi Arabia for US

Turkey said it believed a hit squad of Saudi nationals had travelled to Istanbul with the sole goal of killing Khashoggi, a former member of the Saudi elite who became critical of the current governm...

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Elon Musk says first tunnel is almost done, opens December 10: tweet

Elon Musk says first tunnel is almost done, opens December 10: tweet

Privately held Boring Co has been promoting its plans for tunnels that would allow high-speed travel between cities. A bank of elevators would take pedestrians, cyclists or cars from street-level stat...

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Why Is Today's Lottery Jackpot So Ginormous?

Why Is Today's Lottery Jackpot So Ginormous?

The ticket was one of eight sold in California that matched five of six numbers. That prize was shared amongst multiple people, and that could happen once more with the Mega Millions $1.6 million ja...

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Trump defers to Congress on USA response to writer’s death

Trump defers to Congress on USA response to writer’s death

A Reuters witness said a Saudi team accompanied the Turkish investigators as they carried out the search in a auto park where the vehicle was found in Istanbul's Sultangazi district on Monday . H...

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European Union budget chief seeks to ease tensions with Italy

European Union budget chief seeks to ease tensions with Italy

The EU letter also noted that Italy's Parliamentary Budget Office watchdog refused to validate the budget saying its economic assumptions, including a 1.5 per cent economic expansion in 2019, were too...

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Tesla Starts Offering $45K Model 3

Tesla Starts Offering $45K Model 3

Image source: Tesla . The total cost for the technology was $9,000 at the time of purchase, or $10,000 if you chose to upgrade after buying the vehicle. Tesla has reshuffled its Model 3 lineup and...

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Saudi Operative Seen Wearing Jamal Khashoggi's Clothes After Killing

Saudi Operative Seen Wearing Jamal Khashoggi's Clothes After Killing

In an interview with Fox News , Saudi Foreign Minister Abel Al-Jubeir said that this was a "rogue operation". A pro-government Turkish newspaper is reporting that a member of Saudi Crown Prince Moh...

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