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Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

Handel is the Republican candidate in the June 20 runoff with Democrat Jon Ossoff . The news also comes on a day in which Ossoff brought in a record amount of cash - $500,000 in a single day - for his runoff campaign against Handel , which is set for June 20.



Saudi Arabia said to reduce oil output to lowest since January

Oil futures edged lower ahead of output and inventory report from the USA, after gains overnight that had been driven by production outages in Libya and Canada. Opec is scheduled to gather in Vienna on May 25th. The report also showed stockpiles at the USA crude hub at Cushing, Oklahoma, rose 276,000 barrels in the week.



Alabama-built missile system to be activated in South Korea

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves before leaving for Japan, at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. "I know the president is hopeful that China will use its influence here on the Korean Peninsula with North Korea to achieve that objective", he said.


Trump's health care fixes don't sway insurers

Trump's health care fixes don't sway insurers

In the U.S. Senate, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY shot back at the president, "Our position remains unchanged: Drop repeal, stop undermining our health care system, and we will certainly sit down and talk about ways to improve the Affordable Care Act".


Thousands hit by power outage in San Francisco

Thousands hit by power outage in San Francisco

Power had been restored to almost all of the 90,000 customers who lost power in the Financial District and other areas of the city, Pacific Gas & Electric spokesman Barry Anderson said. By 3pm electricity had been restored to less than a third of the affected customers and PG&E's Doherty said that it would be several more hours before the rest would be brought back online.



Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) from Accident & Health Insurance - Todays Top Gains

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AFL. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on AFLAC from $75.00 to $77.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a report on Monday, April 3rd. If you are reading this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright legislation.