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Oil jumps, stocks and dollar steady with low volatility

Oil jumps, stocks and dollar steady with low volatility

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers including Russian Federation have agreed to cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of the year to try to reduce a global fuel glut.



Crowds cheer as first Chinese-made passenger plane makes maiden flight

China is a massive battleground for Boeing and Airbus, with the country's travel market expected to surpass the United States by 2024, according to the International Air Transport Association. Levine said the Western giants had good reason to be sanguine about the C919's development. But it also relies on foreign-made technology for critical systems, including its engines, which are made by CFM International, a joint venture between General Electric's aviation subsidiary and France's Safran ...


Yates Blows Smoke ... Still No Fire

Yates Blows Smoke ... Still No Fire

Eighteen days went by between Yates expressing her concerns to the White House and Flynn being removed from the post. Mr. Flynn resigned as NSA on February 13. She said she had warned him that Mr Flynn had apparently misled the administration about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador.



Can Trump Tape James Comey Legally?

The veiled threat added to the storm over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on Tuesday. Max Boot, a former foreign policy adviser to Republican presidential hopefuls John McCain and Mitt Romney, called Trump's firing of Comey a "flagrant assault on the rule of law".


Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) Short Interest Up 7.2% in April

Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) Short Interest Up 7.2% in April

According to the latest research reports released, 2 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 0 analysts "outperform", 7 analysts "hold", 1 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell". Fagan Associates Inc. raised its stake in Hospitality Properties Trust by 4.3% in the third quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund raised its stake in Hospitality Properties Trust by 8.0% in the third quarter.



Putin says ready to help resolve N. Korea nuclear issue

The experts also suggested Trump take steps to reassure South Korea on US security commitments, such as deployments of conventional USA military capabilities, efforts to enhance South Korea's self-defense capabilities and visible joint military exercises with the United States.