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Wall St. breaks run of gains as economic data disappoints

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Weak economic reports pressured U.S. stocks on Thursday after the market’s recent run of gains, and a drop in healthcare shares added to the bearish momentum. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo The Commerce Department Read More

Wall Street on track to snap recent run of gains after weak data

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Weak economic data pressured U.S. stocks on Thursday after a recent run of gains, while a drop in healthcare shares added to the bearish momentum. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo The Commerce Department said Read More

U.S., China resume trade talks to thrash out structural agreements

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators resumed high-level talks on Thursday to hash out a deal that could end their trade war, just over a week before a U.S.-imposed deadline to reach agreement expires and triggers a new round of tariffs. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (2ndL), Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Read More

Kenya says Somalia misleading world in offshore oil row

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By David Herbling on 2/21/2019 NAIROBI (Bloomberg) — Kenya said Somalia is misleading prospective investors by offering to sell four offshore oil blocks in an area that is subject to court proceedings in an ownership dispute between the two countries. The horn-of-Africa country had earlier denied the allegations. It said while maps it presented at a Read More

API continues to promote safe U.S. energy development, enhances workplace safety with Recommended Practice 54

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2/21/2019 Photo: Halliburton. WASHINGTON — The American Petroleum Institute has released Recommended Practice 54 (RP 54), Occupational Safety and Health for Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing Operations, which provides procedures for promoting and maintaining safe and healthy working conditions for personnel in drilling and well servicing operations. “The safety of oil and natural Read More

Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. 2018 Form 10-K Available on Website

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Houston, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) today announced that its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018 was filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and can be viewed on the Partnership’s website at www.shellmidstreampartners.com. The filing can be accessed by selecting Read More

U.S. stocks fall on weak economic view; oil, gold fall

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street stocks fell on Thursday due to a deteriorating economic outlook that was only partially offset by signs of trade progress between China and the United States, while gold and oil prices retreated from their recent peaks. Visitors look at a stock quotation board at Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo Read More

Trump administration ends California talks on auto emissions: White House

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U.S. President Donald Trump waves as Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz departs at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 20, 2019. REUTERS/Jim young WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the White House said Read More

Philadelphia sues seven big banks, alleges municipal bond collusion

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The city of Philadelphia has filed an antitrust lawsuit accusing seven major banks of conspiring to inflate interest rates for a type of bond used by cities, towns and other public entities, costing them potentially billions of dollars. FILE PHOTO: The Citigroup Inc (Citi) logo is seen at the SIBOS banking Read More

U.S. core capital goods orders unexpectedly fall in December

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WASHINGTON, Feb 21 (Reuters) – New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods unexpectedly fell in December amid declining demand for machinery and primary metals, pointing to a further slowdown in business spending on equipment that could crimp economic growth. People look at Deere equipment as they attend National Farm Machinery show in Louisville, Kentucky, February Read More