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China's Xi says Silk Road plan boosts finance, security ties

Other delegates include officials, entrepreneurs and financiers from over 130 countries, and representatives of key worldwide organisations such as UN Secretary...


Snapchat reports mere 166 million daily users, growth nosedives!

The company grew its daily active user base to 166 million, up 8 million, or 5 percent, from 158 million last quarter. It was the most valuable U.S. Not to mi...


Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Sell Rating for BT Group plc

Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company. Stifel Nico...


Southwest Airlines flight ends with passenger brawl

It's unknown who the other two people involved with the fight are or how it started. The suspect was identified as Chaze Mickalo Cable, 37, of Lancaster; he w...


Coach Buys Kate Spade

The 18.50 dollar per share cash offer represents a premium of nine per cent to Kate Spade's Friday close. Those have included fewer sales events and the depar...


Oil prices have plunged 15% in 3 weeks

U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude oil futures fell more than 3 percent in early trading to below $44 per barrel, the lowest since Nov 14. The Reuters...


Wal-Mart CEO to be questioned in US lawsuit over Mexican bribery

Finally, Argus reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and ...


Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate leader Kim Jong

The North claimed that the CIA and IS - South Korea's Intelligence Service - "hatched a vicious plot" targeting Kim while he appeared in public in Pyongyang for...


Uncertainty Surrounds Senate Obamacare Repeal Plan

The voice over, by a female narrator, says, "What will the Republican health care plan cost you?" and ends with the on-screen message to "Hold Rep. Upton accoun...


Iran's Rouhani congratulates South Korea's Moon on presidential victory

Moon praised Modi for his leadership, saying India was becoming a global leader on various worldwide issues, including North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Xi told ...


South Korea: Rival North Korea launches ballistic missile

North Korea fired a projectile on Sunday morning, South Korean military said. It came from near Kusong, close to North Korea's west coast, CNN reported the ...


This one photo captures the intensity of the Celtics-Wizards series

John Wall would not have it, not on his home-court. "Just go out there and compete, give it our all and see what the outcome (is)". This series has surely bee...


Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for first time

The annual celebration of catchy europop, ludicrous costumes and glittering divas watched by some 200 million TV viewers was being hosted by Ukraine for the sec...


What Trump's Tax Plan Proposes and Who It Will Benefit Most

While President Trump's tax reform proposals announced Wednesday would be large, they would fall in third place as the biggest US tax cut since 1940. "We are ...


Wpp Plc (WPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Empyrean Capital Partners Lp acquired 301,941 shares as Novagold Res Inc (NG)'s stock declined 17.69%. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,720 ($2...


Researcher accidentally finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomware

National Security Agency and was later leaked to the internet. Kaspersky recorded the same strain of ransomware, " WannaCry ", in 73 other countries and lar...


G-7 vows increased steps against cyberattacks, mum on protectionism

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said his meetings with world finance leaders have helped ease their concerns that the United States is moving to hard-edged pr...


Donald Trump says 'fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Now that he is no longer head of the FBI, and therefore not leading an investigation into anything, he also theoretically has some time to sit down and chat w...


Voters across the Home Counties go to the polls in local elections

Professor Michael Thrasher, an analyst for Sky News , said: "This does put them below what the national opinion polls are now saying". They won mayor races i...


Trump plans first presidential overseas trip, to Israel, Vatican and Saudi Arabia

The stops in Riyadh, Jerusalem and Rome were added to the front of a previously scheduled trip to Brussels and Sicily for summit meetings of North Atlantic Trea...


Consumer prices rebounded 0.2 percent in April

U.S. inflation edged higher in April, reversing the previous month's surprise drop, the Labor Department reported on Friday (May 12). While that was a drop from...


Huge cyber attack forces Microsoft to offer free tech fix

Forcepoint Security Labs said in a Friday statement that the attack had "global scope" and was affecting networks in Australia, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy ...


Bank levy not motivated by competition: Bowen

It was a desperate measure because they were short of cash so they said we'll dump a bank levy in", Mr Bowen told Sky News on Sunday. "Don't do it", he told t...


Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. (ACHC), Fastenal Company

Acadia Healthcare Company (NASDAQ:ACHC) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April 25th. Stock market analysts watching Acadia Healthcare Co...


NY Gov. Cuomo Declares State of Emergency Along Lake Ontario

On Edgemere Drive in Greece, lawns and driveways were littered with debris, silt - and even fish. Residents should ensure personal property (boats, docks, etc.)...


LYRICS QUIZ: 2017 Eurovision Song Contest Finalists

It is said art often imitates art at Eurovision, and there has been no shortage - or shame - of that this year. Those who wanted to stay included 65% of those...


French President-elect Macron's team says open to talks with conservatives

Macron's election in a victory over the National Front's Marine Le Pen on Sunday has destroyed the dominance of the centre-left and centre-right parties whic...


Cause Hanford Nuclear site tunnel collapse still unclear

About 50 truckloads of soil will be used to fill the hole, the department said on a website about the incident. Approximately 50 truckloads of soil are slated t...


Mnuchin Says G-7 Nations More Comfortable With New US Economic Approach

The topic was not included in the agenda for fear it might lead to a confrontation among ministers, considering the critical stand of U.S. President Donald Trum...


Cave-in shuts down Hanford site

The workers laid gravel down on which heavy equipment will operate to begin placing soil into caved-in portion. "This is a conservative approach", he said . "...


Song of ESC 2017 contestant from Ukraine performed in sign language

Ah, the Eurovision Song Contest: when Europe (and Australia , for some reason) comes together to declare, "Sure - I guess that's music", before grumbling about...


Trump to deliver commencement address at Liberty University

Boy oh boy, you voted, you voted". For his part, Jerry Falwell Jr., gave President Trump plenty of kudos, claiming that no other president in the lifetimes of...


President Donald Trump at Liberty University: The Photos You Need to See

Trump's speech on Saturday marks his third address at the campus in Lynchburg, Virginia. President Trump urged graduates of Liberty University to follow their...


TT Electronics plc 11.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital

Therefore 41% are positive. Hi-Crush Partners had 35 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday...


Couple removed from airline flight for… oh, what does it matter anymore?

The female employee proceeds to tell him that they need the seat because the flight was overbooked and, since the ticket was in his older son's name, but he was...