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Trump has a message for the Muslim world

He portrayed the conflict as one between good and evil, not between civilizations, and made clear in a forceful tone that Washington would partner with the Middle East but expected more action in return. These are strong messages, but they are also ones that resonate throughout the Islamic world, and for the reasons the president also stated in his speech , "The deadliest toll has been exacted on the innocent people of Arab, Muslim and Middle Eastern nations. Read More »

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger


Clariant , which is based in Pratteln, Switzerland, makes aircraft pesticide ingredients, plastic coloring, and de-icing fluids. ANALYST'S VIEWPOINT: "The recovery in USA markets remains underway while the latest development in Manchester threatens to derail the positive lead for markets in the Asia-Pacific region", Jingyi Pan of IG said in a commentary. Read More »

Exane Derivatives Buys Shares of 5367 Target Co. (TGT)


Jefferies Group LLC's price objective indicates a potential upside of 6.38% from the stock's current price. UBS maintained the shares of TGT in report on Thursday, November 19 with "Neutral" rating. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $54.86 per share, with a total value of $548,600.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Read More »

Saudis see all 'on board' to extend oil cuts

The plan was released just a day after Trump left OPEC's de-facto leader Saudi Arabia for his first overseas state-visit. In November the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to slash output by 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd) to reduce a global supply glut and lift the oil price. Read More »

Carrier announces timeline for eliminating Indianapolis jobs


The company will eliminate a total of 632 jobs at the company's Indianapolis factory - work that will be outsourced to Mexico - with 338 jobs being cut by July 20 and another 290 being cut by December 22, the company said. During a press conference at Carrier, Trump said: "that big, big lovely plant behind us... will be even more attractive in about seven months from now". Read More »

Hamas says Trump smeared Palestinian 'resistance'

President Trump on Tuesday hailed the "unbreakable spirit" of the Jewish people during a visit to the Yad Vashem, Israel's national Holocaust memorial. More than a decade ago, Israel built a separation barrier in the West Bank, saying it is a defense against Palestinian militants who carried out deadly attacks. Read More »

UK terrorism reinsurance fund says to respond fast to Manchester attack


Police say 22 people are confirmed dead and around 59 others are injured following reports of a blast Monday night at Manchester Arena . "I know I speak for everyone in expressing my deepest sympathy to all who have been affected by this terrible event and especially to the families and friends of those who have died or were injured", the statement read. Read More »

Mike Pence Notre Dame Commencement Speech Draws Protests


According to a report in AlJazeera.com, another reason for the protest was Trump's initial travel ban policy, banning travellers from several Muslim-majority nations, as well as limiting annual refugee intake in US. His 15-minute speech to the more than 3,000 graduates focused on freedom of speech at universities. "As you, our youth, are the future, and universities the bellwether of thought and culture, I would submit that the increasing intolerance and suppression of the time-honored ... Read More »

Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russian Federation collusion, per reports


President Trump asked two top-ranking intelligence officials to say publicly that there was no collusion between his campaign and the Russian government in the 2016 election, The Washington Post reported Monday . At the time we all just brushed it off as just another crazy Trump Tweet from the Twitter-in-Chief but now, and about a thousand crazy Trump tweets later followed by equally crazy actions far greater than just shooting someone, like provoking a nuclear war with North Korea or ... Read More »

Trump In Saudi Arabia: 'This Is Not A Battle Between Different Faiths'

The president is reviving the U.S.'s role as the "bringer of peace", she told Fox Business anchor Stuart Varney. Saudi Arabia was also determined to "eliminate the Islamic State group", the king said . US President Donald Trump takes his seat before his speech to the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia May 21, 2017. This would sit perfectly well with America's key ally Israel , Mr Trump's next stop. Read More »

Jim Hackett Named New Ford CEO in Leadership Shakeup

A source familiar with the matter said most executives who were promoted by former Ford chief Alan Mulally , who led the company for eight years until 2014, are likely to either move or leave the group. FORD Motor Co shook up its top management yesterday, replacing Mark Fields as president and CEO with Jim Hackett amid declining sales in the United States and Chinese markets. Read More »

For Trump's defenders, White House turmoil is politics as usual

The Times said the document was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office. But the day after the story broke, under headlines that said " Trump reveals secret intelligence to Russians", the president decided that he had better come clean on this one, admitting that the story was in fact true. Read More »

Darvish tops Tigers again, Napoli homers as Texas rolls 5-2


The home run Sunday went 446 feet, according to Statcast . He hit Shin-Soo Choo to load the bases in the third and walked Andrus to force a run home in the two-run inning. Unfortunately, just putting runners on bases isn't good enough against one of the stingiest pitchers in baseball. It carried to nearly the same spot as his long home run against the Tigers in Game 5 of the 2013 AL Championship Series. Read More »

G7 communiques to include reference to trade-German source


Mnuchin said preliminary discussions have begun with Canada and Mexico to renegotiate NAFTA, a topic that came up for discussion during his one-on-one meeting with Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau. A senior Treasury official said Mnuchin's finance counterparts haven't been "shy about asking direct questions" about Trump's plans to reform the USA tax code. Read More »

How Many Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The SI to Advance Auto Parts Incorporated's float is 7.28%. The stock is up 57.05% for the last five trades. Northern Corp has invested 0.04% in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. Current levels places Advance Auto Parts, Inc. On 22 May 2017, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) shares moved to $44.63. Similarly, investors look up the share price over 12 month periods. Read More »

Trump Calls Venezuela `Horrible' as Treasury Expands Sanctions

President Donald Trump labeled Venezuela's ongoing political and economic turmoil "a disgrace to humanity", as the Treasury Department slapped sanctions on members of the crisis-torn country's Supreme Court. The court said the National Assembly was in contempt over vote-buying acc us ations against three lawmakers. The new sanctions come as Maduro is facing increasing worldwide pressure to hold elections. Read More »

AT&T Wireless Store Workers Begin Weekend Strike

The company remained confident a "fair agreement" can be reached. The workers would be joined in their protest by CWA members in AT&T's DirecTV and wireline businesses. They tell us they have an unrealistic time off policy, increasing health care costs and a threat of off shoring jobs. IL has 53 AT&T stores, two call centers and 1,274 workers covered by the CWA contract, according to the union. Read More »

AutoZone's Stock Down 8 Percent After Disappointing Quarter


Citadel Advisors Llc who had been investing in Autozone Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $16.68B market cap company. (NYSE: AZO ) was sold by Halsell Rodney C. $25.38M worth of AutoZone, Inc . The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink . Read More »

Greece Meets Necessary Obligations to Stay in Eurozone


The executive Commission, which is one of the overseers of Greece's bailout, sought to downplay fears that Greece was heading for another financial crisis. Greece and its creditors have postponed an agreement to unblock a new disbursement from the Greek bailout and on debt relief measures. After more than eight hours of talks in Brussels, ministers from the 19-member single currency bloc could not settle deep differences on debt relief pitting Germany, the eurozone's most powerful member, ... Read More »

Sterling retreats after Manchester blast, stocks steady


The dollar index fell 0.15 percent. The bombing came as Britain gears up for a snap election on June 8 that Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to win easily, although polls show the contest tightening. The dollar was little changed against the yen, with USD/JPY at 111.29. Losses were also kept in check by a gauge of US economic activity that improved in April to its highest level since late 2014, suggesting an acceleration in production and hiring activity following an anaemic first ... Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)


Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc increased Wal ( WMT ) stake by 305.3% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The institutional investor owned 44,271 shares of the retailer's stock after selling 1,215 shares during the period. Sometimes it may seem like it, but analysts don't just pull their price targets out of thin air. Wal-Mart Stores Inc has a 52 week low of $65.28 and a 52 week high of $79.44. Read More »

Strong winds before fatal plane crash

Some vehicles were also damaged in the crash. Flight data compiled by FlightAware, a website that tracks plane movements, said the Learjet 35 had started the day at Teterboro. Prior to making the journey from Philadelphia, the jet flew from Teterboro to Bedford, Massachusetts. It handles general aviation and charter flights, according to the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey . Read More »

These avocado lattes prove that the world has reached peak hipster


It's exactly what it sounds like-a latte served out of an avocado shell-and it first popped up when the Truman Cafe in Melbourne posted a video of it on Instagram. So we have to ask: Would you drink one? Truman Cafe specializes in vegetarian and vegan food, along with a variety of smoothies and juice. Other baristas are even making their own avolattes, although one said that, after trying it, he wouldn't recommend it. Read More »