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Gary Shapiro: Trump should do these things to boost our economy

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President Trump’s biggest challenge for reelection may not be the eventual Democratic nominee – it’s an economy with record expansion that is starting to slow. The nation’s last two one-term presidents, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter, lost their reelection efforts during economic downturns. President Bush faced an economic recession that forced him to raise Read More

Oil rises on Middle East Gulf tensions; Libya field resumes output

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SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Monday on concerns that Iran’s seizure of a British tanker last week may lead to supply disruptions in the Middle East Gulf, although gains were capped as Libya resumed output at its largest oil field. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg, Read More

Oil outlook sours as sanctions, global tensions fail to bring out bulls

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LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Sentiment in the oil market has shifted dramatically in recent days, with hedge funds, producers and traders all taking a more bearish tack in response to what they see as weakness in worldwide demand. FILE PHOTO: The sun sets behind an oil pump outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France March 28, 2019. Read More

United Hunter Oil & Gas Corp. Refiles Interim Financial Statements

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TORONTO, July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — United Hunter Oil & Gas Corp. (TSXV: UHO and Frankfurt: A118VK) announces that it has refiled its interim financial statements for the 3 months ended March 31, 2019 (“Interim Financial Statements”) to correct the disclosure of the outstanding number of common shares reported in the statement of changes Read More

Oil gains as Middle East Gulf tensions flare, Libya field shut

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SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Monday on concerns that Iran’s seizure of a British tanker last week may lead to supply disruptions in the Middle East and after Libya reported the shut down of its largest oil field. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg, France, October Read More

This Day in History: July 21

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On this day, July 21 … 1999: Navy divers find and recover the bodies of John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife, Carolyn, and sister-in-law, Lauren Bessette, in the wreckage of Kennedy’s plane in the Atlantic Ocean off Martha’s Vineyard. Also on this day: 1861: During the Civil War, the first Battle of Bull Run is fought at Manassas, Read More

Oil gains as Gulf tanker seizure raises tensions

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Monday amid high tensions in the Middle East after a British tanker was seized by the Iranian military at the end of last week. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg, France, October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File Photo Brent crude futures were Read More

Funds managing $2 trillion urge cement makers to act on climate impact

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LONDON (Reuters) – European funds managing $2 trillion in assets called on cement companies to slash their greenhouse gas emissions on Monday, warning that a failure to do so could put their business models at risk. With the extreme weather and natural disasters associated with climate change intensifying around the world, some asset managers are Read More

Lisa Daftari: Kushner says opposition to Iran brings Israel and Arab nations closer together

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I If there’s one silver lining to the past decade’s reshaping of the Middle East, it’s watching many of the Arab states become more moderate, separating themselves from the region’s terror elements and as a result, finding themselves closer to Israel than we’ve seen in years. This trend cannot be attributed to anything resembling a Read More

Sally Pipes: How Trump can replace ObamaCare with something ‘far better’

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On July 9, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit hinted that it might strike down ObamaCare. If it does, then the U.S. Supreme Court will likely have the last word on the law’s fate. And it’s unclear whether ObamaCare could survive another date with the high court. If the courts axe ObamaCare, Read More