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Markets Lady Gaga is a surprise substitute teacher in new education PSA
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The small stage mindset definitely informs the Joanne tour, in that it stresses how closely Gaga wants to get with her fans - and how it's not exactly the easiest thing to do when you're looking out at 40,000 at any given show. "I think the intention is to, when I'm in the arena, to really kind of slow it down sometimes and really connect with each person in the most intimate way that I can, like it would be in a dive bar", Gaga told Billboard .

Markets Philippines Says Death Toll in Rebel-Held Town Could Rise 'Significantly'
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Civilians held hostage have been forced to loot homes, take up arms against government troops and serve as sex slaves for rebel fighters. 246 thousand people have also been displaced. "Of course, we can not underestimate the reach of ISIS fighters", Lao said, referring to the Maute Group. "Our combat environment is sensitive". Padilla noted that there were still civilians, either trapped or held hostage, and clearing the tall buildings in the city center where the gunmen appear to be ...

Markets Wynnstay Group plc (WYN) to Issue GBX 4.20 Dividend
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Roth Capital upgraded the shares of SMCI in report on Friday, January 20 to "Buy" rating. Nomura maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 255 target in Wednesday, February 10 report. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, May 8 by Bank of America. Recently, In an analyst note revealed on Thursday, 8 June, Glencore PLC (LON:GLEN) shares have had their "Buy" Rating kept by expert analysts at Jefferies International, who now has a GBX 330.00 TP on firm.

Markets Qatar says Arab demands 'made to be rejected'
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The demands of the ultimatum on Qatar also included severing ties with terrorist groups and downgrading ties with Iran. Qatar's foreign minister has said Doha will not meet any of the 13 demands made by Saudi Arabia and its allies, offering instead "a proper condition for a dialogue" to resolve the Gulf crisis.

Markets Taiwan's president welcomes first United States arms deal under Trump
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The US official emphasised that there is "no change to our longstanding "One China" policy" - stating that there is only one China and that Taiwan is part of it - which Beijing says is a prerequisite for maintaining relations. Taiwan's Ministry of Defense said in a statement Friday morning they were "sincerely grateful" for the U.S. decision to go ahead with the arms deal.

Markets GST Roll Out: Who said what?
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Last night, President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with other eminent dignitiries launched the new tax structure at Central Hall. It is a co-incidence that the Gita has 18 chapters and after 18 meetings, GST became a reality, he said. The new tax regime is based on the principle of "one nation, one tax, one market" and is believed to transform the Indian economy in the coming years.

Markets Lifeboats launched to help after ship-tanker collision in English Channel
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French coastguard teams were also sent to the scene and posted a picture of the damage to the tanker saying there was no risk of pollution and the ships' hulls were intact. Photos released by French maritime authorities showed extensive damage to the side of the 138-metre tanker Seafrontier , which had 27 people on board.

Markets Djokovic Handles Monfils for 2nd 2017 Title at ATP Eastbourne
Author: 0 Djokovic Handles Monfils for 2nd 2017 Title at ATP Eastbourne

After losing in the French Open quarterfinals, and needing a fillip, he made a decision to play a grass event before Wimbledon for the first time in seven years, and received a wild card for his first trip to Eastbourne . The sixth-seeded Dane's big-match experience told in the key moments of the third set, and she reached her fourth final of the year when Watson netted a forehand on Wozniacki's second match point.

Markets China's factories pump out strong growth
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The moves indicate the government's resolve in tackling snowballing debt long watched as a potential threat to the stability of the world's second-largest economy. "This shows that market demand is strong and enterprises are confident", said Ren. The services sector accounted for over half of China's economy previous year as rising wages give Chinese consumers the opportunity to shop, travel and eat out more.

Author: 0 Antonio Rudiger set to have Chelsea medical ahead of £33m transfer

The availability of the Germany worldwide, now preparing for the Confederations Cup final in Russian Federation, has come about because of the collapse in fellow defender Kostas Manolas' proposed move to Zenit St Petersburg. The German made 36 appearances for Roma last season, netting one goal, and has been capped 16 times by his country. But Chelsea chiefs have clearly decided Ake was not good enough to warrant regular games next term and have cashed in.

Markets Alexa-powered speakers coming to India by the year end
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As per reports, a multilingual interface is being developed at Amazon's Chennai facility. The displays, to be located upfront near the stores' smart-home sections, will feature Amazon's family of wireless Echo devices , including the new touch-screened Show , and the Google Home smart speaker .

Markets Financial Highlights of: Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO)
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BlackRock Inc. now owns 8,555,207 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $245,193,000 after buying an additional 8,513,822 shares in the last quarter. The business had revenue of $151.36 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $147.19 million. Caymus Capital Partners L.P. raised its stake in shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas by 978.3% in the first quarter.

Markets Mpls. City Council To Look Over Final $15 Minimum Wage Proposal
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The measure, an effective pay increase of 58 percent for workers at large businesses and 94 percent for those at small ones, was approved by an 11-1 vote. The action came as a new study indicates the Seattle minimum wage law has increased pay for low-wage workers without causing job loss. "Not a single person", Allison Rose, who is a bartender, said.

Markets Radio station tells Annie Lennox she has 'potential'
Author: 0 Radio station tells Annie Lennox she has 'potential'

The name of the radio station has been blocked out but the letter is signed " Kylie ". Lennox then posted a follow-up statement to Facebook on Friday, June 30, to condemn the "scam" letter: "While it's obviously a bit fun sharing the email I received telling me I had 'potential, ' sadly up-and-coming musicians are sent these kinds of scams every day".

Markets Pier 1 Imports (PIR) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.28
Author: 0 Pier 1 Imports (PIR) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.28

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on PIR . About shares traded. Pier 1 Imports Inc (NYSE:PIR) has declined 2.95% since June 30, 2016 and is downtrending. E-commerce sales in the quarter rose 23% to $99.3 million, representing 24% of net sales in the quarter, compared to about 19% in the same quarter previous year, the company said in a press release .