• Vehicle strikes several pedestrians in London
Vehicle strikes several pedestrians in London

The neighbourhood has two mosques , and several hundred worshippers would have been in the area after attending prayers as part of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan . He was later extradited to the United States. He said in his opinion it was a terrorist attack. Despite the change in leadership and new focus on community relations, the mosque...

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  • Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods to Impact North Texas
Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods to Impact North Texas

Here's a look at some of the big moves in the stock market following news of Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods Market. Amazon .com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has struck a deal to acquire Whole Foods Market, Inc . Then there's Amazon , the online juggernaut that has turned its gaze to food retailing. Both companies said there will be no la...

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  • Banned building materials suspected in London's deadly Grenfell Tower fire: UK government
Banned building materials suspected in London's deadly Grenfell Tower fire: UK government

The blaze tore through all floors of the building and took more than 200 firefighters 24 hours to bring it under control. The UK government has already announced a full judge-led public inquiry in an attempt to learn lessons from the tragedy and implement any necessary fire measures in other residential towers blocks.

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  • German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions
German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

Mr Case was Principle Private Secretary to the Prime Minister before talking up this role. Mr Davis will be accompanied by a nine-strong negotiating team that includes the most senior civil servants at the department as well as officials from the Treasury and Home Office.

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  • Oil set for longest run of weekly losses since 2015 amid glut
Oil set for longest run of weekly losses since 2015 amid glut

Importantly, the IEA expected the increase in non-OPEC supply next year to be higher than the growth in overall global demand. In Nigeria, production was up more than 174,000 bpd to 1.68 million bpd as supplies sidelined by militant attacks on energy infrastructure previous year came back into operation.

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  • Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price
Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

On June 15, the US Energy Information Administration said global oil markets are expected to tighten in the third quarter of 2017, then loosen through 2018. A rapid rise in U.S. shale oil output will contribute to the increase in non-Opec supply next year, the IEA said. Brent futures are trading at higher prices for further - dated contracts, w...

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  • Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons
Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons

They could be called right-wing as they do not accept same-sex marriage, are climate change deniers and are very pro-Brexit. Mr Biagi said the party were unhappy that Scotland's gay marriage legislation allowed couples from overseas to convert their civil partnerships into marriage - including those from Northern Ireland .

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  • McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy
McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy

It has been established that Carter regularly urged her boyfriend, Conrad Roy , to act on his suicidal thoughts, going so far as to send multiple texts when the latter appeared reluctant to carry out the act. The trial heard that Carter and Roy exchanged hundreds of text messages in which Carter urged him to follow through on his plan to kil...

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  • Mexico held Portugal to 1-1 draw in Confederations Cup 2017
Mexico held Portugal to 1-1 draw in Confederations Cup 2017

Portugal's William Carvalho, left, and Mexico's Raul Jimenez fight for the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017 . Count Vidal among the current skeptics. Nani was already celebrating with his teammates when Argentine referee Nestor Pitana as...

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  • South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants
South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

President Moon attended a ceremony Monday morning to proclaim the reactor's retirement at the Kori Nuclear Power Plant in Busan . "We will dump our atomic-centric power supply and open the door to the post-nuclear era", Moon said in a speech marking the decommissioning of the country's first nuclear reactor, the Kori-1.

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  • Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road
Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

A Metropolitan Police statement said: "Police were called.to reports of a vehicle in collision with pedestrians". "From the window, I started hearing a lot of yelling and screeching, a lot of chaos outside". One man was pronounced dead at the scene, the police said. She added: "Everyone was shouting "a van's hit people". Helicopters buzzed ...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Number of people missing feared dead rises above 58
Grenfell Tower fire: Number of people missing feared dead rises above 58

Armed with signs stamped with " JUSTICE FOR GRENFELL " and "NEVER AGAIN", protesters took to the streets of London on Friday afternoon to call for justice for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire . Cundy said the images and video of the scenes inside the Grenfell Tower would be released on Sunday, adding "We will not do that until we have ...

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  • Greece gets 8.5 bln euros, plus promise of future debt relief
Greece gets 8.5 bln euros, plus promise of future debt relief

EURACTIV.com has learned that the executive is working on an overall agreement that would include medium-term debt relief measures, as Athens has pushed for. The IMF , however, says euro zone assumptions on Greek economic growth and the country's ability to keep a high primary surplus are unrealistic and that Athens clearly needs debt relief i...

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  • Berger repeat victor in Memphis
Berger repeat victor in Memphis

Former World No. 1 Adam Scott rose 54 positions to a share of 11th at five under following his 64, with Phil Mickelson (64) a shot behind. At one point, there were nine players tied for the lead at 8-under before Berger finally emerged from the pile.

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  • 'Sombre' Britain prepares for historic Brexit talks
'Sombre' Britain prepares for historic Brexit talks

Ahead of their first formal Brexit talks in Brussels on Monday, European Union negotiators have admitted that they do not expect their British government counterparts to shed much light about what sort of future arrangement the United Kingdom hopes to have with the EU once it leaves the bloc.

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  • Mali official says at least 2 dead in attack
Mali official says at least 2 dead in attack

A witness told local television ORTM said he saw a man arrive on a motorcycle who "started shooting at the crowd" followed by "two or three people" who came in another vehicle. It is not known yet whether the other dead were civilians or foreign troops, although the tourist complex is popular among members of the United Nations Minusma multinationa...

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  • Taoiseach Holds Meeting With DUP Leader
Taoiseach Holds Meeting With DUP Leader

That means protecting the winter fuel allowance for the elderly person in Scotland is as important to us as protecting the welfare of the elderly person in Northern Ireland . A Conservative Party source said it was time for the government to get on with its business. "The United Kingdom's political tectonic plates are moving at the very moment...

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  • CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies
CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies

After meeting with Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions ahead of Comey's outster, Rosenstein wrote a letter dinging Comey for his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. President Donald Trump has just officially admitted he is under criminal investigation for obstruction of justice . Trump wrote, "After 7 months of...

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  • UK PM May confident of deal to keep top job
UK PM May confident of deal to keep top job

Brexit Secretary David Davis leads a nine-strong negotiating team to Brussels today calling for a "deal like no other in history" with greater access to the single market than any of the EU's external trading partners and more freedom for United Kingdom goods and services than Turkey enjoys as a member of the customs
union.

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  • Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion
Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

The announcement of Amazon's largest acquisition yet sent stock prices for major grocery chains tanking Friday morning. Whole Foods was, however, costlier in 1992 as compared to today (keep the times in check) and it has been reducing the prices to keep the sales in check.

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  • Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead
Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead

A search and rescue mission for seven U.S. Navy sailors is over after divers reached their bodies in the flooded sleeping quarters of the U.S.S. Fitzgerald . Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin , commander for the Navy's 7th Fleet, described the damage and flooding to the USS Fitzgerald , which included a big puncture under the waterline, as extensive.

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  • Intercede Group (LON:IGP) Broker Price Targets
Intercede Group (LON:IGP) Broker Price Targets

Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Non-Standard Finance PLC (LON:NSF) in a research report released on Tuesday, May 9th. The stock has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, December 1. Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.91, from 1.81 in 2016Q3. 2,839 are held by Enterprise Fincl Service Corp. ...

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  • Four Tied For Lead at US Open
Four Tied For Lead at US Open

Open course. "I guess it's where you get through a U.S. Open or any major without some kind of hiccup". Many were headed to the airport. Also playing in the afternoon was Dustin Johnson, the defending champion and No. Jason Day, the world number three, will also have the weekend off after a 75 left the Australian at 10 over through two rounds. ...

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  • Uber board approves Holder report recommendations; CEO may take a leave
Uber board approves Holder report recommendations; CEO may take a leave

In total, 215 claims of harassment were investigated by the legal firm Perkins Coie LLP and, while 100 cases have now been dropped, a further 57 are still under investigation. The report was commissioned by Uber following misconduct at the firm including allegations of sexual harassment made by former employee Susan Fowler .

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  • Parnassus Investments Upped Holding in Gilead Sciences INC (GILD) by $97.90 Million
Parnassus Investments Upped Holding in Gilead Sciences INC (GILD) by $97.90 Million

Gilead Sciences makes up 2.3% of FCM Investments TX's investment portfolio, making the stock its 13th largest position. About 786,342 shares traded. (NASDAQ:GILD). The stock of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) to report earnings on July, 24. This represents a $2.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.24%. GILD's profit will be $2.78B for 7.50 P...

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  • Markets show little reaction to rate increase
Markets show little reaction to rate increase

Fed officials now expect the US unemployment rate to end the year at 4.3 percent, down from the 4.5 percent they predicted in March . U.S. retail sales in May were the weakest in 16 months, data showed yesterday. economy, which has been buoyed by a robust labour market. But the Fed maintained its forecast for three rate hikes next year. "I t...

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  • Japan Trade Data On Tap For Monday
Japan Trade Data On Tap For Monday

Japan logged a surprise deficit of 203 billion yen (1.8 billion), according to data from the finance ministry, despite market expectations that the world's third largest economy would have posted a surplus. However, the 14.9% annual increase in exports for the month of May was actually below the street estimates. Japan ran a trade surplus of 411....

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  • Maryland, DC attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump
Maryland, DC attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump

This is the first lawsuit filed by government entities against Trump's business interests. A statement released to the press on Monday says the attorneys general will make the announcement at a news conference planned for noon in Washington .

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  • United Kingdom will leave single market and customs union - Hammond
United Kingdom will leave single market and customs union - Hammond

Sixty-three percent said they hold a favorable view of the European Union - a majority of Greeks disagree - and 49 percent said they believed Germany has too much influence over decision making in the bloc. "It is beyond belief that United Kingdom gov intends to blunder into this vitally important negotiation with no clear mandate or consensus fo...

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  • Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships
Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships

The president has accepted a challenge from Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff to create 5 million apprenticeships over five years. "The restaurant industry fully supports the President's Executive Order and thanks the President and Secretary Acosta for their continued focus on apprenticeships - a proven recognized path to full and rewarding car...

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  • UK to hold two-year parliament for Brexit
UK to hold two-year parliament for Brexit

Britain's negotiations with the European Union over its exit from the bloc begin on Monday and stand to be complicated by the surprise loss of Prime Minister Theresa May's parliamentary majority in a national election last week. Opponents describe that as a "hard Brexit". His initial bullish stance has been tempered with experience in Go...

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  • Gigaba pushed through Guptas' SA citizenship - EFF
Gigaba pushed through Guptas' SA citizenship - EFF

In a letter dated January 22, 2015, Mr GG Hlatshwayo, on behalf of the director general, "correctly denied" the Guptas South African citizenship stating that they "did not comply with the requirement in terms of section 5 (1)(b) of the South African Act 2010", the EFF said in a statement on Monday.

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  • London fire death toll rises as 58 are missing, presumed dead
London fire death toll rises as 58 are missing, presumed dead

Mrs May was rushed away from a meeting with residents of the building on Friday under heavy police guard as protesters shouted " Shame on you ", and hundreds stormed a local town hall calling for justice. Mrs May has announced a fund of about $6.5 million for the victims. "Nowadays, we would not dream of building towers to the standards of the ...

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  • Victory Capital Management Inc. Raises Position in DR Horton, Inc. (DHI)
Victory Capital Management Inc. Raises Position in DR Horton, Inc. (DHI)

It has underperformed by 1.14% the S&P500. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership reported 0% in NN, Inc. The stock showed weekly downbeat performance of -3.36%, which was maintained for the month at -3.76%. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, January 25. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Tuesday, Oc...

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  • Brexit minister Davis:
Brexit minister Davis: "No doubt" over Britain leaving EU

But the turmoil of the euro zone crisis, fears in Britain about immigration and a series of miscalculations by former Prime Minister David Cameron prompted Britain to vote by 52 to 48 percent for Brexit in a June 23 referendum a year ago.

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