• Home Depot Reports Earnings
Home Depot Reports Earnings

Edwards & Company Inc. increased its stake in shares of Home Depot by 90.4% in the third quarter. "Outperform View" rating was revealed by 9 and "Underperform Signal" rating was issued by 0. Bokf Na holds 0.4% or 91,285 shares in its portfolio. Shares of Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) opened at 158.26 on Wednesday. The average volume stands around 3....

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  • Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years
Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

These are small "l" liberal policies that Mr Turnbull's supporters have been longing to see since he took over leadership of the Liberals, but they should not scare the more conservative factions in his party. Helping boost the government's pay book over the forward estimates will be the $50 billion increase over the period in annual personal inc...

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  • Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series
Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series

He averaged 9.1 points and 4.2 rebounds in 17.9 minutes per game during the regular season. The Spurs already were without Tony Parker , who will miss the rest of the playoffs after surgery to fix a ruptured left quadriceps tendon. Curry finished with 23 points on 6-for-20 shooting. Harden played 46 minutes and looked drained in a turnover-r...

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  • Is the NHL's concussion protocol failing the players it's supposed to protect?
Is the NHL's concussion protocol failing the players it's supposed to protect?

The affable 24-year-old Kuznetsov often is one to make outlandish statements, too, but played it close to the vest with reporters when he shared the team's mindset. "Since Game 3, we've had a calmness about what we're doing". All series the Capitals have been aiming to play better in front of Holtby, who had his best game of the series Saturd...

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  • Lopsided tax reform proposals
Lopsided tax reform proposals

Trump's Goldman Sachs advisers expect the tax plan will pay for itself with economic growth. Tax increases were enacted in 1982, 1984 and 1988. The CRS analyzed the individual income tax changes in terms of vertical equity (i.e., distribution across income classes) and horizontal equity (i.e., the treatment of taxpayers with similar abilities t...

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  • Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill
Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

That might seem self-evident, as it's exactly what Republicans have been saying the past six years. To them, we're just individual consumers who deserve the best deal we can get for ourselves. As it turns out, Australia has universal healthcare - run by the government. Last week House Republicans approved a health care law created to replace Obam...

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  • Ducks beat Oilers 6-3, Predators defeat Blues 3-1
Ducks beat Oilers 6-3, Predators defeat Blues 3-1

The Blues are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 21.3 percent of their power play opportunities. "Resilient rout", you ask? I think as the game progressed, we got to our game a little bit more. The Blues' flawless record on the road in the postseason came to an end in Nashville. The Blues only had 20 shots on goal in the win, while t...

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  • Frank Bruno predicts Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko
Frank Bruno predicts Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko

With the mega fight between Joshua and Klitschko taking place this weekend, the young champion Joshua has a tremendous chance to start a new reign at the top of the Division. "That is why he lost it", said Vitali. "To me, that's Wladimir's biggest weak point". If Wladimir had stayed calm and stuck to the game plan he had for the fight, he would h...

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  • United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers
United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

During the removal, which grew into an embarrassing global episode, Dao had two of his teeth knocked out, suffered a broken nose and a concussion and may require surgery, his lawyer said. "No-one should ever be mistreated this way". United chief executive Oscar Munoz on Monday again apologised for the incident, and the company said on Friday it w...

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  • Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder
Rockets advance with 105-99 win over Thunder

With a 3-1 lead against Oklahoma City Thunder, Rockets just need one win to progress. The Houston Rockets closed out their Western Conference first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 105-99. Whichever story is true, the fact still remains that the National Basketball Association did nothing to protect its player. ...

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  • 50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll
50% of voters back Conservatives in new opinion poll

The polls - admittedly not always a reliable indicator - give the Tories a 24 point lead and unless there is some sort of political natural disaster, it is hard to see how Labour can pull off a most unlikely victory. By contrast, Labour has struggled to form a strategy over Brexit, while Corbyn s left-wing leadership is opposed by many of his more ...

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  • Senators Survive Another OT To Advance In NHL Playoffs
Senators Survive Another OT To Advance In NHL Playoffs

Viktor Stalberg left the game in the first overtime period and did not return and is considered day-to-day. The Senators eliminated Boston with a 3-2 victory in Game 6 of their first-round series on Sunday, finishing off the Bruins after six straight one-goal games - four of them in sudden death.

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  • GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020
GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by 2020

Chevrolet, General Motors Co.'s biggest brand, is counting on a spate of vehicle rollouts in coming years to end a sales skid in China. Expect the new electric Volvo XC40 (or whatever it's called) to arrive in 2019 and cost from around £35,000.

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  • Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election
Theresa May seeks Parliament's approval for snap election

The PM says she wants her hand strengthened in the Brexit negotiations. It was a surprising twist in the Brexit saga, given she had repeatedly ruled out having an election until 2020. Inside Parliament, opposition members of the House accused the Prime Minister of political opportunism. Following his first major election speech on Thursday morn...

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  • Trump says he'll mark 100 days with Pennsylvania rally
Trump says he'll mark 100 days with Pennsylvania rally

In fairness to Trump, 100 days is a very difficult benchmark It was hard when early 20th century Presidents tried to meet it, and its even more difficult in the acrimonious partisan atmosphere that now pervades Washington . Until Trump, only Johnson and Ronald Reagan were considered effective in their first 100 days. Since most Trump supporters ar...

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  • Security Forces Mobilized For Election After Paris Attack
Security Forces Mobilized For Election After Paris Attack

As Paris got back to business, municipal workers in white hygiene suits were out before dawn to wash down the pavement where the assault took place - a scene now depressingly familiar after multiple attacks that have killed more than 230 people in France over two years.

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  • World on edge as Trump bombs Syria
World on edge as Trump bombs Syria

The regional alliance said the United States cruise missile strikes on the Syrian base which Washington said was involved in a chemical attack that killed dozens of civilians would not deter their forces from "liberating" all of Syrian territory.

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  • Three keys to a New York Rangers series victory over the Canadiens
Three keys to a New York Rangers series victory over the Canadiens

These two will be a difference maker in the series. First-round series wins by Montreal (against New York Rangers ), Ottawa (against Boston) and Edmonton (against San Jose) wouldn't rate as surprises. And the dry spell peaked last season when none of the Canadian clubs were even able to advance to the playoffs. Ginette Reno sings the national an...

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  • Susan Tompor: Tax tips for the last minute
Susan Tompor: Tax tips for the last minute

In general, people must file a tax return if they had gross income of more than $10,000 as a single filer or more than $20,000 as a married couple filing jointly. Taxfyle is another app that can match you with a licensed tax professional. If you owe the IRS money and can't pay immediately, file anyway. But for those on the go, you can use applica...

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  • US unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade
US unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade

It's also dramatically lower than the 235,000 new jobs that were reported in February, the first month of Trump's presidency. The number of people working and the unemployment rate are determined based on a survey of households, while the job-creation figures are calculated from payroll records provided by employers.

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  • New rules in IRS debt collection
New rules in IRS debt collection

While the IRS offers installment plans, you must file your tax return to apply for one. If you have taxable income of $70,000 and a $4,000 tax credit , however, the credit reduces your tax dollar-for-dollar. You may have to pay taxes for the full amount. If you don't pay the amount you've estimated, you may owe interest and penalties. Th...

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  • Was Trump joking on health care — AP SPIN METER
Was Trump joking on health care — AP SPIN METER

Trump himself isn't giving up. The fact remains, however, that House Republicans aren't in a different position than they were on Friday. "I think they're pretty shell-shocked at their inability to get anything done". Ryan vowed members would continue working although he didn't offer any specific timeline. The sudden interest in bipartisa...

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  • Trump signs order rolling back environmental efforts
Trump signs order rolling back environmental efforts

The real impact will not be felt by unemployed coal miners, whose jobs may only be replaced by renewable energy, but by the decimation of public lands around the nation. Ending it will do nothing to help increase production in regions like southern IL or eastern Kentucky. The order directs the EPA to start a formal process to undo the Clean Power...

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  • Census shows which counties are growing, shrinking
Census shows which counties are growing, shrinking

Between 2010 and 2016, we grew by an average of 1.57 percent each year. "This is not the first time we've seen a population decline in NY state", said Peter Borsella, a demographer with the Census Bureau . The Buffalo metro area still ranks among the top 50 metropolitan areas nationwide - barely. International Migration: Our net internationa...

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  • Cummins strikes pull India back, Pujara firm
Cummins strikes pull India back, Pujara firm

Cummins took four wickets by the end of the 3rd day with his magical spell. The final push was provided by none other than Ravindra Jadeja, who first scored an unbeaten 54 off 55 balls and then quickly snuffed out two wickets. Administrators give lip service to the primacy of Test cricket, but Pujara's story - especially when contrasted with those ...

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