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Officials in the northern state of MI have certified Republican Donald Trump as the victor of that state's presidential vote over Democrat Hillary Clinton by a slim 10,704 votes out of almost 4 million ballots cast. She said she has no concern and hasn't heard of any through the state of voter fraud . - In the 2008 race for U.S. Senate in Minnesota, Democrat Al Franken defeated Republican incumbent Norm Coleman, who was ahead by 215 votes before the recount.
  • Major indexes set records as energy companies surge

    Economia

    West Texas Intermediate crude oil, the United States benchmark, is up by 8.5%, and Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark, is up by about 8.8% as of 12:11 p.m. BONDS: Bond prices fell. On the demand side, South Korea's crude imports rose 3.9 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from a year earlier, as oil consumption climbed thanks to low oil prices.
  • Valeant's Talks to Sell Salix Break Down; Shares Drop

    Economia

    The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 24.62% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -85.68%. Earnings per share (ttm) for EnteroMedics Inc. The company's market capitalization is $8.16 billion. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -4.7 percent, Return on Equity of -42.9 percent and Return on Investment of 3.7 Percent.
  • Dakota Access pipeline protesters told to leave by December 5

    Dakota Access pipeline protesters told to leave by December 5

    Economia

    Another Twitter user said they had witnessed a protestor turn down tap water to spend donations on "fluoride free" water. The Corps of Engineers earlier had said that it planned to close the camp, led by the Standing Rock Sioux tribe of North Dakota, by December 5, and that anyone still there could be prosecuted for trespassing.
  • Idaho-Based Chain Albertsons in Talks to Buy Price Chopper

    Idaho-Based Chain Albertsons in Talks to Buy Price Chopper

    Economia

    The Reuters sources, who asked not to be identified because the matter is confidential, cautioned it is still possible for negotiations to fall through. In 2015, Albertsons combined with Pleasanton, California-based Safeway, in a $9.2 billion merger that expanded its presence in the central and western U.S.
  • In France, François Fillon wins conservative presidential primary

    In France, François Fillon wins conservative presidential primary

    Economia

    Congratulations were forthcoming from other members of France's right wing as Fillon sought to unify his potential support to take on the left and the far-right alike. Mr Juppe had initially been seen as the favourite to win the race but struggled against Mr Fillon's strong performances in the primary debates. Mr Fillon, married to a Welsh woman, has proposed spending cuts, increasing sales tax, scrapping a tax on the wealthy, fewer restrictions on the working week and raising the ...
  • QuickFacts: What you need to know about Enbridge's Northern Gateway project

    Economia

    Big Banks: The earnings parade for Canada's big banks kicks off this week. Route: 1,660 kilometres between Hardisty, Alta., to Superior, Wisc. Enbridge's Line 3 replacement program and Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain expansion were approved by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday, but the controversial Northern Gateway project was not.
  • North Dakota governor orders emergency evacuation of DAPL protesters

    North Dakota governor orders emergency evacuation of DAPL protesters

    Economia

    Army Corps of Engineers have ordered protesters to clear the area. However, the Army Corps said Monday its order to evacuate the primary protest camp by December 5 would not include forcibly removing people from the land. The executive order doesn't say whether police will move in on the camp. He did consider rerouting the pipeline away from tribal land and the river they are protecting, but Energy Transfer Partners CEO Kelcy Warren , told Associated Press that they won't even ...
  • Oil prices gain over prospects of production cuts

    Economia

    On Tuesday, Brent crude oil LCOc1 was down 55 cents a barrel at $47.69 by 9.15 am GMT, while U.S. light crude oil CLc1 dropped 55 cents at $46.53 a barrel, reported Reuters . Now the calculations are made that the production is going to hit 8.7 million barrel a day from 2017. However, on the positive side, Iraq and Iran's consent has enhanced the prospects for the production deal.
  • Saudi Arabia calls on non-OPEC states to decrease oil production

    Economia

    Saudi minister might be right, but producers have established strong footholds for the potential growth even if prices stay around $50 a barrel. A meeting scheduled for Monday between OPEC and non-OPEC producers was called off after Saudi Arabia declined to attend, while concerns over the feasibility of a deal pushed the crude oil volatility index close to a nine-month high.
  • Pilgrim's Pride to acquire organic chicken line in $350 mln deal

    Pilgrim's Pride to acquire organic chicken line in $350 mln deal

    Economia

    GNP is a leading provider of premium branded and custom chicken products in the Upper Midwest, with production facilities in Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Pilgrim's officials said the acquisition is complementary in that it adds facilities in areas where Pilgrim's doesn't now operate as well as differentiated branded products.