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Oil price jump pulls stocks higher

People are seen behind an electronic board showing stock prices  at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE)  in Tokyo, Japan, January 4, 2017.  REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

WT24 Desk Asian stocks rose on Thursday, getting a lift from a record high close on MSCI’s global stocks benchmark as strong gains in oil prices buoyed energy shares, Reuters reports. European stocks are headed for a less robust open, ...

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Betsy DeVos booed at Bethune-Cookman University

Thousands of students had signed a petition calling for DeVos' invitation to be rescinded [John Raoux/AP Photo]DeVos alienated many African-Americans in February when she described historically black colleges as "real pioneers"

WT24 Desk Graduating seniors at Bethune-Cookman University turned their backs in protest against US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos at the start of her commencement speech at the historically black institution, News Agencies report. Some graduating students shouted “Liar!” and “Just ...

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