• Oil prices expected to keep rising in 2018

    Oil prices expected to keep rising in 2018

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    Saudi Arabia, the largest oil exporter in OPEC, reduced production by 20,000 barrels per day in December - up to 9.95 million barrels per day. "Demand growth is not forecast to keep pace with supply growth, however, resulting in global liquids inventories increasing modestly in 2018", the EIA said in its December 2017 Short-term Energy Outlook.
  • Pranksters post fake 'sanctuary state' signs on California border

    Pranksters post fake 'sanctuary state' signs on California border

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    His comments came during a discussion about California Gov. The signs take aim at California's sanctuary state law that kicked in January 1 and provides greater protections for immigrants living in the state illegally. A small but influential group of ICE hard-liners-led by Chris Crane, the head of the ICE employee union-viewed Homan's continued presence at the agency as a problem.
  • Storm Eleanor lashes Ireland, UK and France

    Storm Eleanor lashes Ireland, UK and France

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    Dutch authorities have, for the first time , shut all five major sea barriers to prevent flooding, as large areas of the country are below sea level. The Eiffel Tower was closed today for visitors because of the strong winds that hit the French capital. The city's parks have also been closed until the storm dies down because of worries over falling tree branches.
  • Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD)

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    The stock increased 0.24% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $176.77. About 1.78M shares traded or 11.54% up from the average. Raymond James Fincl Ser Inc has invested 0.09% in Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE: PXD ).
  • Trump Reportedly Joked About Domestic Abuse Allegations Against Steve Bannon

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    Trump hereby demands that you immediately cease and desist from any further publication, release or dissemination of the book", attorney Charles J. Harder wrote in the letter obtained by USA local media outlets. Before joining the campaign, Bannon headed the conservative Breitbart News website and proved to be a divisive figure in the White House. The Oval Office is just steps from the briefing room, so Trump could have popped by if he wanted to speak to reporters.
  • Winter Storm Warning for Thursday

    Winter Storm Warning for Thursday

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    January 3, 8:35 a.m.: A winter storm warning is now in effect for the eastern end of Long Island starting at 1 a.m. on Thursday. South Carolina Gov. Authorities on Friday said six people died as a result of a huge winter storm, which hit the U.S. East Coast bringing heavy snow and strong winds. Five to seven inches of snow is expected, and winds gusting as high as 45 miles per hour will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.
  • Ex-Georgian president criticizes Georgian court's jail sentence on him

    Ex-Georgian president criticizes Georgian court's jail sentence on him

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    The judge said that the ex-president abused his official powers when he pardoned former law enforcers arrested for the Girgvliani case without the participation of the Pardon Commission. In September a year ago, the Georgian Chief Prosecutor's Office asked Kiev to take measures for Saakashvili's extradition, but Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko said Ukraine was not considering such option.
  • 500 flights, 400 trains hit due to Delhi fog

    500 flights, 400 trains hit due to Delhi fog

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    Chowdhary added: "The device alerts loco pilot about level crossings and signal". Visibility stood at 50 metres disrupting train and flight operations. Relative humidity oscillated between 52 and 100 percent. The minimum temperature was recorded at 5 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average, the Met said.
  • Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana

    Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana

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    David's Round Rock Medical Center family", he said. Griffith is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 100 pounds. Banks said they continue to receive tips from Colorado, sightings of the three of them in Colorado. "Oh my god, I'm afraid he is going to do what he did to my niece to them because they are so young and they can't fight for themselves", said Atchison.
  • 2700 people infected with diphtheria in Rohingya refugee camps

    2700 people infected with diphtheria in Rohingya refugee camps

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    MSF has called diphtheria a disease "long forgotten in most parts of the world thanks to increasing rates of vaccination". According to World Health Organization, diphtheria is a bacteria-borne illness, spread through direct physical contact or from breathing in the aerosolized secretions from coughs or sneezes of infected individuals.
  • Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of storm

    Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of storm

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    Kennedy International Airport temporarily halted all flights due to whiteout conditions, it said on its Twitter feed. "Avoiding unnecessary travel will keep accidents to a minimum and allow state and municipal road crews to safely go about their work".
  • Strong stance helps spur talks about North Korea

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    The announcement by Seoul's Unification Ministry came hours after the United States said it has agreed to delay annual joint military exercises with South Korea until after the Winter Olympics. The tentative rapprochement comes after the North's leader Kim Jong-Un warned in his New Year speech that he had a nuclear button on his desk, but at the same time offered Seoul an olive branch, saying Pyongyang could send a team to next month's Winter Olympics in the South.
  • Sean Spicer on inauguration crowd size comments: 'I screwed that up royally'

    Sean Spicer on inauguration crowd size comments: 'I screwed that up royally'

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    Bannon, however, didn't deny calling Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting "treasonous", or suggesting he was naive not to have a lawyer present at the meeting. "Look, I'm a very self-critical person", Spicer said Thursday. "There were times when I screwed up", Spicer told conservative commentator S.E. Cupp during an interview aired on CNN Thursday evening.
  • New deep freeze warning issued for region by Environment Canada

    New deep freeze warning issued for region by Environment Canada

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    People who are experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of homelessness are encouraged to contact the District of Muskoka at 705-645-2412 for resources available during extreme cold weather events. Wind chill values due to northwest winds near 50 kilometres per hour will be near - 30 tonight. "The extreme cold will continue until Saturday or possibly into Sunday morning".
  • 11-year-old girl hit, killed by train in Haines City

    11-year-old girl hit, killed by train in Haines City

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    The release said evidence at the scene indicated the girl was wearing headphones when the train hit her. According to Polk County Sheriff's Office detectives, Yazmin White , 11, had just left Carmelita's Food Mart and began walking through the woods.