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Trump says meeting with Russia's Lavrov was

Trump says meeting with Russia's Lavrov was "very, very good"

The clear implication of the exchange was the security concerns posed by having such equipment by senior officials from a hostile foreign power. "The conversation itself is extremely positive", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on a conference call with reporters, referring to Lavrov's meeting with Trump on Wednesday.


Financial Update of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)

Financial Update of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)

SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Digital Realty Trust's Q3 2017 earnings at $1.51 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $1.59 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $1.64 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $1.65 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $1.67 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $1.71 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $6.68 EPS.


NY AG: Companies to pay $4.2M to resolve ticket sales case

NY AG: Companies to pay $4.2M to resolve ticket sales case

Six companies have agreed to pay almost $4.2 million to New York State to settle allegations that they illegally sold tickets to concerts and other events. Concert Specials paid $480,000 and BMC Capital paid $95,000. Also announced on Thursday, Schneiderman notched a settlement with Componica LLC of Iowa for developing software libraries used by ticket bots to get around CAPTCHA tests on ticket sales websites.



Nigeria, others benefit as oil prices surge 3 per cent

There's little chance of OPEC cutting any deeper than they have already and demand growth this year will be lower than the IEA forecasts, said Fareed Mohamedi, chief economist of The Rapidan Group, a consultant based in Bethesda, Maryland. Crude futures gained on Thursday as investors became more positive that production cuts made by major oil producers are finally making a dent on global crude stocks.


Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire MindMeld

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire MindMeld

For Cisco , the acquisition is based on the idea that humans will some day interact with computing systems through a conversational interface, allowing us to simply speak to a device to make it accomplish a task. The MindMeld team will join Cisco's Cloud Collaboration group led by its General Manager Jens Meggers. Cisco is getting in on the voice recognition trend powered by artificial intelligence (AI), saying today it intends to acquire MindMeld, a privately held AI company based in ...



Decreasing US inventories and Saudi Arabia's cuts to Asia lift oil price

Brent LCOc1 was 30 cents higher at $50.52 a barrel by 0715 GMT. Crude prices rose further in Asia on Thursday, building on overnight gains following an upbeat report on US inventories. "During the first half of April, crude oil prices rose, returning to the mid-$50 per barrel level where they had been from December through February", said the report.