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Too Much Oil Anchors Crude in Bear Market as US Output Swells

USA crude futures for August delivery were up 4 cents at $43.55, having hit their lowest since September on Tuesday. So far this year, oil has slid 20 percent , its weakest performance since 1997 for the first half of the year, a period when oil has tended to perform well.


China's top regulator pledges reforms after MSCI inclusion

China's top regulator pledges reforms after MSCI inclusion

The news not only made headlines in China, but also across the world. "It's another win for China after the International Monetary Fund in 2015 granted the yuan the status of an official reserve currency". 28 of the gauge's top 30 gainers are among the 222 mainland stocks MSCI said it's planning to add to its indexes, with Beijing Shiji Information Technology Co.'s 10 percent surge leading the advance.



Lewis Hamilton hopes Mercedes 'diva' performs in Baku heat

Hamilton is now 12 points behind Vettel in the drivers' championship after the German managed a fourth place finish in Canada and Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes that the Brit is in the best place he has ever seen since he joined them five years ago.



US Flies Supersonic Bombers In Show Of Force Against North Korea

A cause of death hasn't been determined for a 22-year-old college student who was detained for almost a year and a half in North Korea before being sent home in a coma , an OH coroner's office said Tuesday . The White House on Tuesday said the State Department is "mulling additional advisories" on travel to North Korea following the death of American college student Otto Warmier.


GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., pauses as he speaks following a closed-door strategy session at the Capitol in Washington , Tuesday, June 20, 2017. The CBO estimated that 23 million people will lose health insurance coverage under the AHCA . Our two Democratic Senators, Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, can be counted on to vote against it, but they may not get enough Republicans to join them to stop this train wreck.