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Failed state made in the USA: Ex-president of Honduras and coup victim Zelaya tells all

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President Jose Manuel Zelaya of Honduras was deposed from power in a military coup after joining a progressive alliance of Latin American leaders and he has “absolutely no doubts” the US was behind his ouster, he tells RT America. “The US warned me: if you sign the Bolivarian Alternative to the Americas (ALBA) you’re going Read More

Court leaves PG&E with sole right to submit bankruptcy plan

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FILE PHOTO: A PG&E truck carrying an American Flag drives past PG&E repair trucks in Paradise, California, U.S. November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday allowed PG&E Corp to retain the sole rights to propose a plan to exit bankruptcy, as he rejected efforts by investors to put forward competing Read More

Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook. After underperforming in 2018, the PHLX Housing Index .HGX is up about 30% Read More

Canada awards multi-billion contract to General Dynamics as election looms

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FILE PHOTO: The General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada factory is seen in London, Ontario, Canada October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Helgren OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada on Friday announced a multi-billion dollar contract with General Dynamics Corp for equipment that will be manufactured in a region where the ruling Liberals need to do well in an Read More

Dollar firms, global stocks soar on ECB rate cut expectations

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. and European stocks surged on Friday on expectations the European Central Bank will cut interest rates but the dollar pared gains against the euro after a report said the German government was prepared to take on new debt to lift the economy. The dollar hit a two-week high against the Read More

Argentina enforces fuel price caps despite warnings of oil production slowdown

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Buenos Aires — Crude sales price falls to $40-42/b Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Caps seen a threat to Vaca Muerta development Refined products imports rise Argentina imposed a 90-day freeze on diesel (gasoil) and gasoline prices Friday, driving down domestic crude prices by around 30% Read More

Yields rise on German fiscal stimulus hopes

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Benchmark U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday on a report that Germany may be open to running a deficit to boost growth, while stronger stock markets also reduced demand for safe haven debt. FILE PHOTO: A sign marks the U.S Treasury Department in Washington, U.S., August 6, 2018. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Government Read More

Wall Street Week Ahead: Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange Read More

U.S. drillers add oil rigs for first week since June: Baker Hughes

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(Reuters) – U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in seven weeks despite plans by most producers to cut spending on new drilling this year. FILE PHOTO: Drilling rigs operate at sunset in Midland, Texas, U.S., February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Nick Oxford Companies added six oil rigs Read More

Girl won’t be allowed to sing with prestigious German boys’ choir as legal bid fails

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A girl who tried to become the first female member of a 554-year old Berlin boys’ choir has lost her gender discrimination case after a court ruled that the choir had not been sexist when it rejected her application. The State and Cathedral Choir of Berlin has never admitted any women since it was founded Read More