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North Korea on "Maximum Alert"

He warned the North, which has conducted missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions, that the "era of strategic patience" was over. Despi...


MPs clear way for UK general election on June 8

Unable to vote against it, without coming across as anti-democratic, they head into this election with the most left wing leader since Michael Foot, the worse p...


Japan, Australia to discuss N. Korea

Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have sharply spiked in recent weeks as Washington and Pyongyang have rattled their sabers against each other, with the USA send...


Uber could face higher licence fees in London under new proposals

Now the capital's transport agency has two charging tiers, with firms operating 2 vehicles charged £1,488 for a five year permit and those operating three or mo...


Macron leads Le Pen slightly in tightening French election: Harris poll

French centrist Emmanuel Macron has a slight lead over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the French presidential election and would get 24 percent of the vote...


Russian military severs de-confliction channel with the USA in Syria

According to Syrian state media, the USA bombing left nine people, including four children dead. The US is "disappointed but not surprised" at Russia's respon...


Average Price Target Of 30.03 Issued For Republic Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCAA)

Analysts reviewing Republic Bancorp, Inc. have recently updated their recommended buy/sell ratings and price targets on the stock. Republic First Bancorp is t...


French Police Use Teargas Against Anti-Fascists at Le Pen Rally

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right rival Marine Le Pen hope to rally big crowds in Paris with their rival visions for Europe's future...


John Kerry Backs Trump's Syria Missile Attack

They catapulted Washington into confrontation with Russian Federation, which has advisers on the ground aiding its close ally Assad. Mr Johnson told The Sun...


Wells Fargo to claw back $75m from former executives after sales scandal

Specifically cited is former Wells CEO John Stumpf who was "too slow to investigate or critically challenge" the bank's sales tactics. The report said Tolste...


Can Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen win the French election?

That could set up a second-round vote in May 7 with Marine Le Pen, an economic nationalist who wants to pull France out of the euro. A hologram of French Left...


Maduro Says Ready for Elections Amid Anti-Government Protests in Caracas

The rallies are the latest in a series of opposition protests gathering support around a number of issues. Tens of thousands of opponents of President Nicolas...


Jobless rate drops in Mason County

One person can be employed, but have two jobs, so would count as two jobs in the payroll survey but one person employed. Analysts were expecting a far smaller...


United Kingdom parliament approves June 8 general election

Writing in the Evening Standard, Mr Khan said: "The majority of Londoners did not vote for Brexit - but the British public did and I respect their democratic ...


Canadian policy 'very unfair' to American dairy? Not so fast, expert says

The tariff prices USA milk out of the Canadian market. During a visit to Snap-on Tools in Kenosha on Tuesday, the president incorporated it into his speech. A...


Canada: Trump wrong when he says dairy practices unfair

Trump Responds to Canadian Milk Issue During Wisconsin TripWisconsin Ag Connection - 04/19/2017After hearing from angry dairy farm families and Wisconsin politi...


Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (AMEX:MSTX) showed monthly volitility of 7.55%

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. A stock ATR is t...


Viking Global Investors LP Takes Position in Dow Chemical Co (DOW)

CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Dow Chemical during the third quarter worth about $8,891,000. The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)...


Pro-pot activists plan to hand out joints outside Capitol

In addition to their advocacy event Thursday, DCMJ is also planning a massive "smoke-in" Monday at the Capitol Building where attendees will get high for a po...


Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) Valuation According To Analysts

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc now has $2.68 billion valuation. The company has market cap of $678,000. The Firm is a development-stage firm that intends to commence ac...


Russian Federation suspends communications hotline with Pentagon on Syria

McCain was responding to comments Tillerson has made that seemed to indicate that last week's USA missile strike on a Syrian airbase in response to the dead...


GOP rep urges Trump to release taxes

In a series of tweets, Trump first responded to critics who have highlighted that following his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, he has reversed on hi...


Polish economy set to grow 3.4% this year

Gains in infrastructure and trade support the IMF's prediction for greater global economic growth than previously expected. "Aside from the conjectural poli...


Early insults fly as MPs clear the way for June polls

There was never any real doubt about Mrs May securing the backing needed to go to the country, with both Labour's Jeremy Corbyn and Liberal Democrat Tim Farron ...


Ofcom sets out opening up of BT's Openreach

The regulatory body claims the measures will deliver fibre broadband to people's doorsteps as competitors will be able to build their own fibre networks straigh...


OPEC chief says producers seek market stability

Gasoline stocks fell by 1.5 million barrels, following a 3 million barrel decline the previous week. U.S. Oil prices were down almost 4% through the afternoon...


US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

North Korea's foreign ministry said the approach of the US Navy strike group showed Washington's "reckless moves for invading had reached a serious phase". "T...


VP Pence says US commitment to Korea iron-clad

Off the record, several officials expressed wonderment at the persistent reports that the Vinson was already nearing Korea. On Monday various news outlets re...


Jon Ossoff Landslide Reinforces Resistance to Trump — Triumph in Georgia

There will now be a runoff. "We need to see a balance in our country, a check on President Trump", said Vicki Hardin Woods, a retiree who traveled from Sale...


Tillerson Says Iran Nuclear Deal Failed

Republicans in Congress also have been critical, advocating new sanctions on Iran for supporting terrorism and for its ballistic missile program. But reimposing...


United Airlines CEO: No one will be fired in passenger-dragging incident

Spokeswoman Maggie Schmerin said the policy change is meant to make sure incidents like the one involving Dao "never happen again". So no, there was never a con...


BMW pretax profit jumps 27% on higher revenue

BMW's profitability is taking a hit as its aging production lineup slows sales growth and forces the automaker to offer incentives to woo buyers. BMW's first ...


Goals to fight ISIS, oust Syria's Assad somewhat 'simultaneous'

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual U.S. goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad. The statement from the gro...


That March Winter Storm Might Have Affected Job Growth

WASHINGTON - Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, a sign of the job market appears to be increasingly secure for workers. The low US ...


British Parliament backs snap poll

British lawmakers on Wednesday (19 April) overwhelmingly backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election, paving the way for a June vote she hopes...