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Iran foreign minister scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

It is a choice between two futures-and it is a choice America CANNOT make for you. "So many young, attractive innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdered by evil losers in life", Trump said , echoing the theme he presented during his meetings with Arab leaders in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia . Read More »

Christie: Flynn wouldn't be allowed in White House if I were president


Christie reportedly clashed with Flynn, who was an adviser to Trump during the campaign past year. Gov. Chris Christie touted New Jersey employment gains on Monday during a Statehouse news conference at which he also warned voters to choose his successor carefully or risk undoing the economic progress made during his almost eight-year tenure. Read More »

Eurozone Manufacturing Adds Jobs at Fastest Pace in 20 Years


Readings above 50 generally indicated economic growth . The PMI readings point to the strongest quarter of German growth since the first half of 2011, when the Eurozone debt crisis stymied expansion around the bloc. Demonstrating their confidence about the months ahead, factories increased headcount at the fastest rate in the 20-year history of the survey. "The consensus forecast of 0.4 percent second quarter growth could well prove overly pessimistic if the PMI holds its elevated level ... Read More »

At least 19 dead in explosion at UK Ariana Grande concert

A senior White House official told NBC News that President Donald Trump, who is on a visit to Jerusalem, had been briefed. Despite wounds to her neck and a leg, Semino dashed into the auditorium in search of her daughter while her husband, who had only a minor injury, stayed behind to help an injured woman. Read More »

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran


The US should drop its "hostile" policies towards Iran , the country's re-elected President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday. He said Iran was still forming its judgement of the Trump administration. "Those who have fought terrorists are the Syrian and Iraqi people". US President Donald Trump speaks during the Arabic Islamic American Summit at the King Abdulaziz Conference Center in Riyadh on May 21, 2017. Read More »

Hours before Manchester blast, ISIS supporter tweeted about attack


Announcing that the death toll had risen overnight, Greater Manchester Police chief constable Ian Hopkins said: "What I can confirm is that there are children among the deceased". The Prime Minister will chair a meeting of the Government's emergency Cobra committee on Tuesday but confirmed that all campaigning ahead of the 8 June vote was being postponed. Read More »

Modi condemns terror attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

Grande has a concert scheduled on Thursday at the O2 Arena, but according to TMZ she has indefinitely suspended her world tour. From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. "The stewards were trying to calm people down but everyone was running in a stampede", recalled James, who made his way out of the arena through another exit. Read More »

China, Russia to Build Commercial Jet


Earlier this month, Comac's C919, China's first modern passenger jet, took off on its maiden test flight from Shanghai as the nation tries to break into the near-duopoly of Airbus and Boeing in the market for planes with more than 100 seats. Read More »

No 'royalties holiday' for Adani: Queensland government


The delay of paying government fees has been described as a "royalties holiday", something denied by Adani. With one eye on marginal seats in northern Australia and another on the looming state election, where the Queensland Labor government is attempting to be re-elected, federal Labor has been attempting to walk a line which says Adani should proceed if it meets the relevant approvals, but the project should not be the recipient of government support. Read More »

Saudi King urges stronger partnership with USA to fight terrorism


According to its press release the Islamic, Arab countries and United States summit is held to renew their commitment in dealing with extremism and global terrorism and during which issues of security and stability will be discussed and reaffirmation of the need for cooperation and closer moderation to fight terrorism in the world. Read More »

Union boss Len McCluskey: Labour can't win the election


One of Jeremy Corbyn's key allies, Unite boss Len McCluskey , has said he can not see Labour winning the election. I feel full of confidence now that the opinion polls can start to change. "Labour's policies will make Britain a better and more equal society so we're trying to pump out that message". "The scale of the task is enormous". Read More »

Wal-Mart Tops 1Q Profit Forecasts

The e-commerce business saw gross merchandise volume - a measure of all the goods it sells online - soar 69 percent in the first quarter, Wal-Mart said on Thursday. For the quarter ending April, Walmart earned $1.00 per share on sales of $117.5 billion. The results beat Wall Street expectations of 96 cents per share, according to a poll by Zacks Investment Research . Read More »

Why Trump's visit to Israel, Western Wall is a big deal

The White House said the visit was unofficial and private. Trump warned of Iran's escalating presence in the region. Testing the waters for Middle East peace, President Donald Trump traveled Tuesday through the barrier ringing biblical Bethlehem to meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Read More »

Asia ministers in push for China-led free trade pact

Japan and Mexico, among others, agreed to push forward the application of the agreement, which often goes by its acronym, TPP. "We're willing to negotiate bilateral agreements with other partners in the world", Lighthizer said , but pledged the United States' commitment to the Asia-Pacific region and said regional trade played an important role in USA trade policy. Read More »

Terror Attack At Ariana Grande Concert Kills 19, Injures Dozens

Police have not confirmed the number of fatalities but NBC News is reporting that at least 20 were killed and hundreds of people injured. About 50 others are injured, police said. "As soon as you got to the vehicle, you could smell the burning", she said. Britain is on its second-highest alert level of "severe" meaning an attack by militants is considered highly likely. Read More »

Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump Trip Was 'Phenomenal'

President Trump flew to Israel on Monday after a two-day stay in Saudi Arabia , which he chose for his first foreign trip since taking office in January. The first day saw the announcement of hundreds of billions of dollars in trade deals, welcome news for Trump as he faces mounting troubles at home. Read More »

Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

An issue of California Resources Corp (NYSE:CRC) bonds fell 1.4% as a percentage of their face value during trading on Thursday. No trade can occur until someone is willing to sell a stock at a price that another is willing to buy it at. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. Read More »

Trump's Orb Photo Is Instant Meme

In reality, Trump had touched the globe as part of an inauguration ceremony for the Global Center for Combatting Extremist Ideology in Ridyah, Saudi Arabia on Sunday. He told Saudi leaders and the heads of other countries in the region that he wasn't there to "lecture" them. The President and his family toured the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh - a center that aims to defeat militant ideology and messaging. Read More »

Photo has social media asking about the orb

The story behind the globe , according to the Washington Post , is that the president, along with his Saudi and Egyptian counterparts, touched it as they inaugurated the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh . Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings " series, notably the evil wizard Saruman, to see across time and space. While music lovers also took part in the comparison. Read More »

Indy begins new century with faster speeds, wide-open field


But this was job one. He will start this year's race 33rd. "Let's bring on next week". The third row is comprised of Tony Kanaan , the 2013 Indy victor; Marco Andretti , the 2006 runner-up; and Will Power, the 2015 runner-up. "He's a teammate with me in [Ganassi's] Ford GT program, we've spent a lot of time together over the years, and he's a hell of a driver ". Alonso had the fastest morning practice time but diagnostic readings anxious team leaders and they ordered an engine ... Read More »

After Saudi arms deal, defense shares fly

Boeing said Saudi Arabia has agreed to buy Chinook helicopters, associated support services and guided weapons systems, and intends to purchase P-8 surveillance aircraft. Additionally, Boeing will also sell widebody airplanes numbering 16 to Saudi Gulf Airlines, a commercial airline that is privately owned and which is located in Dammam, a region in the eastern parts of Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Germany, France pledge new effort to strengthen eurozone


BERLIN (AP) — Germany and France pledged Monday to seek ways to strengthen the 19-nation eurozone, with harmonizing corporate taxes among the possible measures they will mull over in the coming weeks. This means jobs, work, and wealth for our countries". Replying to a query on Britain's decision to exit the EU, Le Maire said France and Germany are going to seize the opportunity that Brexit presents. Read More »

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

Reformist candidates have swept municipal elections in the Iranian capital, taking all 21 seats in Tehran as moderate President Hassan Rouhani won a second term. An election that was initially seen as an approval test for the incumbent has turned instead into a direct confrontation between Iran's two political camps. Read More »