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Oil prices rise due to stronger dollar value

An increase in US dollar index by 0.5% also dragged oil prices, following suggestion by US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank may raise interest rates soon. Dow Jones futures jumped more than 200 points and the main German benchmark index DAX gained more than 300 points an hour before the opening of trade in USA markets.

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Xbox boss hopes VR doesn't become the exclusive future of gaming

It doesn't mean I don't think VR has great experiences to offer. Xbox One games can be streamed directly to a virtual cinema within Oculus Rift, too. "I love the nostalgia of the couch co-op of what Halo did in the past, but I also know in the realities of the day with people's busy lives, it's not as easy to get everybody in the same physical place".

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Government sells another 1% of Lloyds shares

Our stocks momentum model is shown on the price chart below. BNP Paribas reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $100.00 price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research report on Saturday, June 20th. Commercial Banking provides banking and related services to business clients, from small businesses to large corporate. Consumer Finance segment provides credit card products and asset financing.

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US Officials Express Concern Over Jailed Ukrainian Fighter Pilot Trial

Moscow keeps escalation dominance over Ukraine, keeping the front in a state of constant yet calibrated military tension and continuous violence. In the courtroom in Donetsk , a small town close to the border with conflict-torn Ukraine, Ms Savchenko proclaimed her innocence.

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Professor holds toddler when single mom brings him to class

Amanda Osborn studies at DeVry University in south Nashville. "I broke down. My classmates started hugging me", Osbon told on Wednesday. When she brought her son Xzavier to class as usual on Monday, and Xzavier decided he had plans other than sitting nicely during the lecture.

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Boeing to open 737 assembly facility in China

The other major announcement during Wednesday's visit from Chinese President Xi Jinping was related to a new completion center that Boeing will open in China with the partner Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac). However, some Boeing machinists are protesting the deal, which has also drawn the ire of Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump. COMAC forecast that China will need 6,218 new aircraft in the next two decades, 4,195 of which will be narrow-body jets, ...