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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016, file photo, an oil tanker approaches the new Jetty during the launch of a $650 million oil facility in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. The state-run Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. will put a minority stake in its gas station subsidiary up on the local stock market. The company made the announcement on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, saying 10 percent of ADNOC Distribution will go onto the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange pending regulatory approval. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
November 13, 2017 - 2:45 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The state-run Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. will put a minority stake in its gas station subsidiary up on the local stock market. The company made the announcement on Monday, saying at least 10 percent of ADNOC Distribution will go onto the Abu Dhabi Securities...
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October 10, 2017 - 1:22 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is urging Pennsylvania lawmakers to outlaw devices known as bump stocks used in the Las Vegas mass shooting that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic the rapid fire of an automatic weapon. Wolf's statement on Tuesday comes on the heels of several...
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives at the Muniz National Guard Air Base, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. The trip comes days after U.S President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico and praised relief efforts without mentioning the criticism that the federal response has drawn. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
October 06, 2017 - 8:33 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit Las Vegas this weekend to take part in a ceremony marking the deadliest shooting rampage in modern U.S. history. City officials said Friday that the vice...
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October 05, 2017 - 6:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the idea in Congress of banning "bump stocks" like the device used by the Las Vegas shooter (all times local): 6 p.m. The National Rifle Association says "bump stock" devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to perform more like fully automatic weapons should be "...
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August 07, 2017 - 9:17 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany's financial regulator says it is checking whether automakers Daimler and Volkswagen violated securities disclosure rules by not telling investors about any self-reporting they may have done to regulators about possible collusion. Media reports have said the...
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A woman walks by an electronic stock board showing the Hang Seng Index at a bank in Hong Kong, Friday, June 23, 2017. Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday as the price of oil halted its decline, while still hovering near its lowest level in almost a year. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 23, 2017 - 2:00 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday, as the price of oil halted its decline to hover near its lowest level in almost a year. Chinese stocks dropped as regulators tightened up scrutiny of some companies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's...
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FILE - In this June 24, 2016 file photo, a Chinese investor monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. Global stock benchmark provider MSCI has made a long-awaited decision to add mainland China-listed shares to its widely followed stock indexes, saying Tuesday, June 20, 2017, that it's including yuan-denominated "A-shares" of 222 large Chinese companies to its Emerging Markets index. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
June 21, 2017 - 1:23 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Global stock benchmark provider MSCI has made a long-awaited decision to add mainland China-listed shares to its widely followed stock indexes. MSCI said Tuesday that it's including yuan-denominated "A-shares" of 222 large cap Chinese companies to its Emerging Markets Index. The...
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Gov. Kate Brown, seated, signs House Bill 2673 in Salem, Ore., Wednesday, May 31, 2017, making the process more private for transgender individuals to change their birth certificate records. The new law makes Oregon the second state with an alternative option for transgender people to update their birth records. (AP Photo/Kristena Hansen)
May 31, 2017 - 9:40 pm
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Gov. Kate Brown has signed a bill that will make it easier for transgender people in Oregon to shield any updates they make to their birth certificates, a process typically conducted through the court system without privacy from public view. The measure, which takes effect next...
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In keeping with traditional practice, Colonel Geoffrey Godbold, center, the City of London Corporation's Common Cryer and Serjeant-at-Arms reads out the Proclamation of the Summons for a new Parliament on the steps of the Royal Exchange, in the City of London, Thursday, May 4, 2017. All 650 seats in the House of Commons are up for grabs in the June 8 election. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
May 04, 2017 - 12:08 pm
LONDON (AP) — The European Union said Thursday it is preparing new regulations that could force a key financial market — and potentially thousands of jobs — to move away from London once Britain leaves the bloc. The EU's executive Commission said it will present next month new rules on the...
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In keeping with traditional practice, Colonel Geoffrey Godbold, center, the City of London Corporation's Common Cryer and Serjeant-at-Arms reads out the Proclamation of the Summons for a new Parliament on the steps of the Royal Exchange, in the City of London, Thursday, May 4, 2017. All 650 seats in the House of Commons are up for grabs in the June 8 election. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
May 04, 2017 - 12:03 pm
LONDON (AP) — The European Union is preparing new rules that could force a key financial market, and potentially thousands of jobs, to leave London once Britain exits the bloc. The European Commission says it will present next month new rules on the oversight of this market, the so-called clearing...
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