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JPMorgan Chase beats expectations for Q2 earnings

But chief financial officer Marianne Lake said "it's very early days" as far as knowing how Brexit will affect the bank's operations in Europe. "We're expecting continuing moderate growth and demand in the U.S". The company took a $235 million hit on higher reserves in its oil and gas portfolio. The largest US bank by assets earned $5.67 billion after payments to preferred shareholders.

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UK's Theresa May removes another Cameron supporter as minister

May is expected to ensure stability for many roles, while putting her own stamp on the Prime Minister's office. May has confirmed she will lead the effort to exit the European Union - the voters have, after all, spoken. Everybody was hoping that he would move on and everyone was expecting that he would move on. And there is a nice irony in promoting her vanquished rival Andrea Leadsom to the cabinet, only to lumber her with the task of telling farmers how their European Union subsidies will be ...

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UFC: Brock Lesnar breaks silence over potential doping violation

Anti-Doping Agency on June 28. To be fair to Lesnar and the UFC , after Lesnar was signed he was immediately enrolled in a battery of drug tests. Hunt lost to Lesnar via unanimous decision at the landmark UFC 200 event on July 9, dropping to number nine in the official UFC rankings as a result.

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Smith calls for one on one fight with Corbyn

But his stance has proved unpopular among south Essex Labour supporters. "We need to get the terms of leaving right and we've got to have all party agreement on that", Eagle said. The former shadow pensions secretary will take on Eagle, the former shadow business secretary, in a parliamentary Labour party (PLP) hustings on Monday, as the two challengers vie for support from MPs and MEPs before Wednesday's deadline for nominations.

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Nintendo hits six-year high as Pokemon Go reaches United Kingdom market

It has inspired former Pokemon fanatics to return to their video game roots, but for those who missed the 90s fad, its mass popularity may seem baffling. But. Others expressed concern about the safety of the game, although mostly there was happy enthusiasm. Nintendo has given no indication as to when or whether Pokemon GO will be released in China.

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Clinton leads Trump by 12 points ahead of Republican convention: Reuters poll

In fact, white evangelicals who say they would choose Trump mainly as a vote against Clinton outnumber those who say their choice is mainly one for Trump by a 45 per cent to 30 per cent margin. "With 66 electoral votes at stake in these four states, Donald Trump is playing catch-up against Hillary Clinton ", said Lee Miringoff , director of the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion , which conducted the new surveys .