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Britain says it's a natural partner for China's new Silk Road

Praising Xi's initiative, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned that "protectionism is becoming the norm". He said his government will provide aid worth 60 bi...


Amazon Echo Alexa Voice Calling Reportedly Has Glaring Privacy Flaw

Amazon has dominated the smart assistant market with its Echo and Echo Dot speakers, selling 11 million devices between mid-2015 and December 2016. Users we...


Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Lower Comp Sales Cloud Q1 Earnings Beat

Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $33 range (lowest target price). The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a...


Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:KGC)

The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the shares. Tracking most recent ...


Brent Oil Below $50: U.S. Vs Saudis For Asia, China Refineries

West Texas crude lost 4.9% to $45.48. The contracts surrendered gains earlier in the session as rising output in the United States, Canada and Libya offset news...


'Italy Firmly Condemns Test of Ballistic Missile Conducted by North Korea'

On Sunday, at 5:28 a.m. local time (20:28 GMT on Saturday) North Korea launched a missile in the vicinity of Kusong, North Pyongan province. A statement issue...


Family Kicked off JetBlue Flight over Birthday Cake

The Burke family told WABC-TV that the cake, which was initially stored in the overhead bin, was deemed a security risk. "They're confused not knowing what's ...


Canada rejects US duties on lumber as 'baseless'

The economy minister and central bank governor of Italy, which holds the G7 presidency, both replied negatively when asked at the end of a G7 meeting in Bari wh...


Buffett faults Wells Fargo laxity in sales scandal

The chance to hear Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger field questions for more than five hours is again expected to attract more than 30,000 peo...


Interviews well underway for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

It has been reported, too, that Trump sought repeated oaths of loyalty from Comey , despite the fact that his role is supposed to be independent and non-partis...


Donald Trump to meet Pope Francis neglecting the differences

A senior administration official said the decision to visit Saudi Arabia first was made because of the country's role as custodian of Islamic holy sites in Me...


Indian origin doctor had predicted mammoth cyber attack called \"WannaCry\"

A cybersecurity researcher appears to have accidentally discovered a "kill switch" that can prevent the spread of the ransomware. Krishna Chinthapalli, a neur...


Emmanuel Macron sworn in as new French president

Macron will then be driven to the Arc de Triomphe to lay a wreath at the tomb of the unknown soldier. He listed a range of challenges facing the country, fr...


China's first passenger plane to make maiden flight on May 5

The C919 aircraft is the first large civil jet aircraft developed by China. China has a plan to overtake the United States by 2030 as the world's largest comm...


Apple Acquires Lattice Dark Data Company for $200 Million

Lattice.io uses machine learning to transform "dark data" such as unstructured text and images into structured data for use by traditional data analysis tools. ...


N.Korea fires missile days after new S.Korea leader pledges dialogue

Mr Trump "cannot imagine Russian Federation is pleased" with the test as the missile landed closer to Russian Federation than to Japan, the statement added. In ...


Flash mob spells out RESIST! at Trump National Golf Course

Peter Warren, a member of Indivisible San Pedro, told CBS2 that group held the protest as a call for a special prosecutor to investigate whether there was Rus...


Bank of England cuts United Kingdom growth forecast

The Bank of England has chose to keep its main interest rate at a record low of 0.25 percent as the economy weakens ahead of Britain's departure from the Europe...


China Focus: Xi's speech injects new impetus into Belt and Road Initiative

Representatives of numerous countries are attending the forum, including North Korea, which the United States has objected to. China's state-run Xinhua news a...


S.Korea's Moon says dialogue only possible when N.Korea changes attitude

In Beijing , Chinese President Xi Jinping told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that their countries are both playing an "important role as a balancing p...


Emmanuel Macron sworn-in as France's youngest President

Macron defeated the National Front's Marine Le Pen by 66 percent to 34 percent in the May 7 runoff after the most divisive and tumultuous election in the past h...


Bank of England leaves rates unchanged, lowers 2017 growth forecast

The Bank of England forecast steady if unspectacular growth for the U.K.in the years ahead-provided the country's exit from the European Union goes smoothly. Th...


North Korea launches ballistic missile

North Korea fired a ballistic missile early Sunday, the USA military confirmed, less than a week after the election of President Moon Jae In in South Korea. So...


Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby on wet, sloppy track

Anthony Bonomo celebrates after Always Dreaming won the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 6, 2017 , in Louisville...


Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest

A Channel 1 host (R) announces Israel's scores in the 2017 Eurovision song contest, May 14, 2017. During reigning victor Jamala's performance, a man draped in...


Analysts Recommendations Vonage Holdings Corporation (VG)

Vonage Holdings Corp . has a 52-week low of $3.82 and a 52-week high of $7.88. (NYSE:VG) traded up 1.914% on Thursday, hitting $6.655. Currently, the market c...


Burr, Warner pledge to continue Russian Federation investigation amid FBI shakeup

Days before he was sacked, Comey requested more resources to pursue his investigation, USA officials have said, fueling concerns that Trump was trying to unde...


North Korea accuses United States of plotting to assassinate president

North Korea has claimed that the Cental Intelligence Agency (CIA) are plotting to kill their leader with "biochemical substances". North Korea vowed to "ferre...


'Grand Rapids Hero' credited for stopping global cyberattack

But the company's Suguru Ishimaru warned that hackers were ready to increase attacks on Japan - some of the ransom demands in the malware used in the attacks ar...


UK spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system -Fallon

Global shipper FedEx Corp said some of its Windows computers were also infected. If the domain became active, this would tell the ransomware to stop the attack....


Oil takes heart from decline in USA stocks

The organisation also revised its growth estimate for oil output outside OPEC to 950,000 bpd from 580,000 previously, primarily due to the impact of higher Unit...


Raising the Steaks: Ranchers Applaud Trump's China Trade Deal

Trump praised the trade deal in a tweet Friday morning. Shortly after their meeting, Trump said he had told Xi that China would get a better trade dea...


United Kingdom interest rates on hold at 0.25% as economy slows

The BoE worsened concerns that Britain's economy was slowing by cutting its growth forecasts while predicting that inflation would rise higher. In its quarter...


James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

We can have the audacity of hope (a phrase Trump did not coin ), I suppose, but as Benjamin Franklin warned: "He that lives upon hope will die fasting". Trump'...


Manhunt for hackers behind global cyber attack

A security guard stands outside the Telefonica headquarters in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 12, 2017. A spokesman said: "Like many organisations around the worl...