• 'Nothing to negotiate' with Qatar
'Nothing to negotiate' with Qatar

While applauding a Kuwaiti effort to mediate the crisis, Gargash said Emirati and Saudi officials planned to concede nothing to Qatar, home to some 10,000 American troops at a major USA military base and the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Read more

  • Trump backs Saudi-led efforts against Qatar
Trump backs Saudi-led efforts against Qatar

Hatoon al-Fassi's children will have their final exams for school in Qatar in three weeks' time , but as Saudi nationals they have just two weeks to leave the country under new measures being felt by ordinary people and businesses there. The region's Sunni states bristle at Qatar's less hostile position toward Shiite Iran and object to its backing...

Read more

  • RNC Tries To Spin Comey Testimony: This Proves Trump Right!
RNC Tries To Spin Comey Testimony: This Proves Trump Right!

Comey's seven-page statement added volatile fuel to Washington's political tensions ahead of Thursday's testimony. There was some positive news for the president from the testimony - Comey effectively confirmed Trump's claims over the past few months that he was not under investigation by the FBI as part of the Russian inquiry.

Read more

  • OPEC moves towards 9-month output cut extension
OPEC moves towards 9-month output cut extension

But with the recent rise, many have returned to the market with a vengeance, with output nearing record levels. "I think nine months is most likely", one OPEC delegate said. Oil prices continue to see pricing pressure because OPEC "keeps kicking the proverbial can down the road", said Chris Faulkner, CEO of Breitling Energy, a Dallas oil and g...

Read more

  • British police name 3rd London Bridge attacker
British police name 3rd London Bridge attacker

Redouane also used the name Rachid Elkhdar, police said . There has been widespread praise of the quick response on Saturday from armed police, who killed the three attackers with 50 shots within eight minutes of the alarm being raised.

Read more

  • Arrow Global Group (LON:ARW) Analyst Target Prices
Arrow Global Group (LON:ARW) Analyst Target Prices

As per Friday, November 4, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a GBX 525 ($6.74) price target on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Monday, May 15th. Parkside National Bank holds 20 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Jefferies maintained the shares of IBM in report on Tuesd...

Read more

  • Voting Begins For General Poll
Voting Begins For General Poll

In a brief mention of the future move to detach the United Kingdom from the European Union , May told voters: "Give me your backing in the polling station tomorrow to battle for Britain in Brussels". That underestimated Conservative support among older voters. But more recent studies have shown a dramatic reversal of fortunes for the par...

Read more

  • India Keeps Key Rates Unchanged As Expected
India Keeps Key Rates Unchanged As Expected

Kotak Economic Research, however, said a case for a rate cut will be strengthened only with a downside surprise to RBI's inflation estimates for the second half of the current fiscal. Cheered by the decision of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to boost liquidity levels in the commercial banking system, the Indian equity markets on Wednesday re...

Read more

  • Pakistan back in the race as rain helps their cause
Pakistan back in the race as rain helps their cause

A feature of Pakistan's performance win against South Africa was its vastly improved fielding, after a shambolic display against India . While there was little sign of any turn, the pitch was slow enough to render stroke-making a little more hard than has been the case so far this tournament and, with Imad Wasim and Mohammad Hafeez bowling ...

Read more

  • Range Resources Corp.'s (RRC)
Range Resources Corp.'s (RRC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC

Diker Management Llc decreased Shoretel Inc (SHOR) stake by 31.93% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. MANNY ROGER S sold 20,000 shares worth $652,000. The return on invested capital at -0.9%, which is good, compared to its peers. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, May 2 with "Outperform". The firm has "Buy" rating by Canaccor...

Read more

  • ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III Launched Successfully India's heaviest rocket
ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III Launched Successfully India's heaviest rocket

The space agency intends to revolutionise the country's communication infrastructure with newer-generation satellites, which can take India into the digital era, and bolster internet services and streaming. 3,136-kg (3.1 tonnes) GSAT-19 communications satellite. The GSLV-Mk III, when its graduates from its development flight status to operational...

Read more

  • Oil Prices Nosedive After Massive US Crude Inventory Build
Oil Prices Nosedive After Massive US Crude Inventory Build

Nigeria's production in May rose to 1.73 million b/d, up 80,000 b/d from April, its highest level since March 2016, due to the restart of Forcados crude exports. A jump in gasoline supplies also weighed on oil prices, he said. OPEC's largest producer, Saudi Arabia , saw its production fall to 9.93 million b/d in May, down 40,000 b/d from th...

Read more

  • Trump reverses course in Qatar call
Trump reverses course in Qatar call

Qatar's rulers were "trying to describe this as an issue about the independence of their foreign policy, and it is not", he said. Qatar , which hosts one of the biggest US military bases in the Middle East, is in the midst of the biggest diplomatic row to hit the Gulf in years after eight Arab nations severed ties over what they say i...

Read more

  • How to score a free donut on National Donut Day
How to score a free donut on National Donut Day

Stores will also offer a 25 percent discount to customers throughout the day on all items except furniture. Downtown, The Donut Bar is giving away a free Birthday Cake Donut to the first 500 people to stop by their shop. and 10 a.m., customers can receive a free doughnut with the purchase of any hot or iced coffee, HYPERFREEZE or fountain soda ...

Read more

  • How Trump's gullibility provoked an worldwide crisis
How Trump's gullibility provoked an worldwide crisis

The move was triggered by the ongoing diplomatic crisis between Qatar and Arab countries, including Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Egypt and Bahrain , that banned ships in their ports coming or destined for Qatar. They said they would take a hard line on funding. "Efforts to isolate Qatar. will not solve any problem", he said, praising Doha's ...

Read more

  • China logs expansion of trade surplus
China logs expansion of trade surplus

Prior to the release of the official data, the analysts were expecting China's trade surplus to have widened to $46.32 billion in May, from April's $38.05 billion. The world's two biggest economies have started 100 days of trade talks, which was agreed by Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping when they met in Florida in April in an effort to r...

Read more

  • May's lead widens to 7 points - YouGov poll on eve of election
May's lead widens to 7 points - YouGov poll on eve of election

Failure by any party to win a majority will result in what is a called a hung parliament. LONDON (AP) - Polling stations have opened across Britain in an election to choose a new government. Mr. Dixey added, " Theresa May's antipathy for the ECHR is well documented, and it is little surprise that the latest atrocities in Manchester and Lo...

Read more

  • United Kingdom arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online
United Kingdom arrests three as footage of London Bridge attack appears online

On Saturday night in London , three men drove a white van into a group of pedestrians on London Bridge . Police said earlier that witness accounts suggested he might have been thrown into the river. But he successfully got them back after a court determined there wasn't enough evidence to arrest him. Most still remain hospitalized - 18 of w...

Read more

  • Trump, Saudi King Discuss Goal of Stopping Financing of Terrorist Groups
Trump, Saudi King Discuss Goal of Stopping Financing of Terrorist Groups

The official said there were enough grain supplies in the market in Qatar to last four weeks and that the government also had large strategic food reserves in Doha . Saudi Arabia's aviation authority revoked the license of Qatar Airways and ordered its offices to be closed within 48 hours. Qatar , one of the richest countries in the world,...

Read more

  • Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program
Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program

Ninety per cent of respondents in a Bloomberg survey said the European Central Bank will use its meeting on Thursday to acknowledge that the risks surrounding the euro area's recovery are balanced. Japan's Nikkei .N225 dropped 0.5 percent, tripped by a stronger yen. Preceding these events on Wednesday is an important event that might have bee...

Read more

  • Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization
Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization

Under the plan , 38,000 FAA staffers, including 14,000 air traffic controllers, would be transferred to a nonprofit corporation run by a 13-member board drawn predominantly from the airline industry. Meanwhile, small airports are concerned high user fees will favor large airlines and make it more hard for private pilots to fly. "Americans can ...

Read more

  • Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack
Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack

Her family said she died after running towards the danger to help victims on the bridge. Police have not elaborated on how Boden died. Ms Zelenak's mother Julie Wallace told Brisbane radio station 97.3FM she and her husband had been looking forward to travelling to the United Kingdom to see their daughter.

Read more

  • Trump backs Saudi over Qatar row, then urges 'unity'
Trump backs Saudi over Qatar row, then urges 'unity'

Qatar has denied such accusations, but regardless, the perception that it's linked to terror groups is quickly growing more costly. The split among the Sunni Muslim states erupted last month after the summit of Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia, where Trump denounced Shi'ite Muslim Iran's "destabilising interventions" in Arab lands, where Tehran i...

Read more

  • Jeremy Corbyn most tweeted-about leader on campaign trail, analysis reveals
Jeremy Corbyn most tweeted-about leader on campaign trail, analysis reveals

While this social media advantage may not manifest in victory on Thursday, Corbyn's social media campaign and his activist followers have helped to disseminate the message and energize Labour voters ahead of the election. Campaigning was twice suspended in the aftermath of the attacks, which May blamed on "evil" Islamist ideology. Theresa May ...

Read more

  • Local summer meal program feeds more than 700
Local summer meal program feeds more than 700

A lunch will consist of a different meat entrée choice each day, a choice of a variety of fruits and vegetables, a bread item and a milk. The district has also add several new mobile sites . However, only 12 percent of those kids continue to receive meals through the USDA's Summer Food Service Program. At the Webster site , lunch will now be ...

Read more

  • Theresa May says United Kingdom threat level will remain at 'severe'
Theresa May says United Kingdom threat level will remain at 'severe'

Speaking at Downing Street Sunday Morning, May declared, "In terms of their planning and execution", the attack in London and the May 22 attack in Manchester "are not connected". Italian officials said suspicions about him had been shared with British authorities. Valeria Khadija Collina said her son Youssef Zaghba , an Italian national ...

Read more

  • Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges
Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges

It's not exactly news that North Korea is upset with the United States . "Our island communities lead the way when it comes to climate change impacts and policies", Ige told reporters. The resolution "strongly condemns" Trump's decision and admonishes him "for rejecting peer-reviewed science, jeopardizing the health of our citizens and envi...

Read more

  • Oil Prices Rise As EIA Confirms Strong Draw To Crude Inventories
Oil Prices Rise As EIA Confirms Strong Draw To Crude Inventories

Still, oil markets received some support from official USA data which showed crude inventories fell sharply last week as refining and exports surged to record highs. OPEC responded in late 2014 by launching a price war aimed at regaining market share by drowning high-cost producers like shale in cheap oil. "There is not much geopolitical ri...

Read more

  • James Comey testimony: Trump asked me to let Flynn investigation go
James Comey testimony: Trump asked me to let Flynn investigation go

With literal countdown clocks ticking on almost every news network, CNN jumped the gun, reporting Tuesday evening that Comey is expected to refute Trump's claim, which he has made on several occasions, that he told the president he was not under investigation.

Read more

  • Battered oil claws back losses after OPEC deal falls short of expectations
Battered oil claws back losses after OPEC deal falls short of expectations

Prices plunged after OPEC and other major exporters extended their deal to limit oil production for nine months , disappointing investors who were anticipating deeper output cuts. The global crude glut has persisted even after OPEC agreed to cut production in the first half of the year. "We have (so far) not had any impact in terms of any...

Read more

  • Does Schlumberger Limited (SLB)'s current closing price competes the market?
Does Schlumberger Limited (SLB)'s current closing price competes the market?

Beech Hill Advisors Inc acquired 29,050 shares as Schlumberger Ltd ( SLB)'s stock declined 11.04%. The oil and gas company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25. 2,430 shares valued at $209,189 were sold by DANTON MARK on Wednesday, December 14. SANDVOLD TORE I had sold 5,000 shares wor...

Read more

  • Apple introduces new smart speaker - the HomePod
Apple introduces new smart speaker - the HomePod

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the Apple Watch announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif ., Monday, June 5, 2017. The HomePod , to be launched later this year , has six microphones built into it and is powered by Apple's smart assistant Siri. Additional markets are planned for ne...

Read more