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Man arrested at Heathrow Airport in connection with Manchester bombing


Police believe Abedi took items from this auto between 18 and 22 May to help assemble the device he used to attack the Manchester Arena . British police arrested a 38-year-old man at London's Heathrow Airport Tuesday in connection with the Manchester Arena attack, the Greater Manchester Police announced. Read More »

Trump wishes Comey luck as allies take aim at his credibility


Trump has scheduled a speech addressing religious conservatives around the same time as Comey's testimony. President Donald Trump lamented his diminished status within the White House on Tuesday, joking that his advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner had become "much more famous than me". Read More »

Comey expected to refute Trump

Bars in the District of Columbia are about to do the most D.C. thing imaginable-host watch parties for patrons to see James Comey's testimony on Capitol Hill. Since then, Trump and Comey allies have traded competing narratives about their interactions. White House officials had considered trying to invoke the President's executive privilege authority to block the testimony, but they said on Monday that they would not do so. Read More »

Uber, Lyft Will Start Operating Statewide On June 29


Unlike ride-hailing options from Uber and Lyft, however, Via and Get won't offer you a discount if you're not matched with another passenger. Hundreds of taxi medallions have been foreclosed on this year and the city's taxi drivers union says "thousands more" may be coming as the industry struggles to compete with services like Uber and Lyft. Read More »

Mayor Signer Speaks on Supporting Paris Climate Agreement

In any case, much of the present climate crisis is the result of past emissions from the U.S. and other developed countries. The country has separately said it would close more than 100 coal-fired power plants and invest around $361 billion in clean energy projects by 2020. Read More »

Kremlin denies report of voting software hacking

Sen. Mark Warner told USA Today on Tuesday that the extent of Russia's cyberattacks around the United States election was "much broader than has been reported so far". The information in the leaked document seems to go further than the United States intelligence agencies' January assessment of the hacking that occurred. Read More »

Trump says Arab leaders accused Qatar of funding extremism


With seven states - the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen, Libya and the Maldives - snapping their ties with the maverick country, Qatar today finds itself isolated. Two senior Qatari government officials alleged, during the trial of the coup plotters in 2000, that Bahrain helped organise the attempt with Saudi Arabia's consent, according to a report by the BBC. Read More »

Texarkana Sears Store Closing in September


Business Insider said the closures will reduce Sears to about 1,200 locations, down from 2,073 five years ago. " Sears Domestic comparable store sales decreased 12.4 percent during the quarter, primarily driven by decreases in the home appliances, apparel and lawn and garden categories". Read More »

Can't resist texting while driving? Apple wants to make you stop

But the most notable new features, like the ability to send money between friends with iMessage, will make your iPhone and iPad more useful. Read on to find the best fit for you. However could iOS 11 be inching towards a dark mode? If you come across any bugs, use the Feedback Assistant app to report them. Apart from this, watchOS 4 also shows you reminders, traffic information, update you with all breaking news and other information. Read More »

What's Tesla Inc (TSLA) Upside After Making Record High?


Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. The shares were sold at an average price of $286.28, for a total transaction of $715,700.00. It is positive, as 74 investors sold Tesla Inc shares while 105 reduced holdings. On Wednesday, November 4 the stock rating was maintained by Evercore with "Buy". Read More »

USA says anti-missile defense capability outpacing long-range missile threats


The interceptor missile was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, and it destroyed an "ICBM-class target" launched from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The kill vehicle, or external kill vehicle ( EKV ), is a almost two-metre-long device that is jettisoned from a ground-launched missile before colliding with the incoming ICBM . Read More »

Trump announces privatization of air traffic control

Trump announced plans Monday to overhaul the Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA ), which regulates all civil aviation, by turning air traffic control into a non-profit that he claims would help modernize the system and cut costs. US airlines have been campaigning for more than two decades to separate air traffic control operations from the FAA. The new entity should honor existing labor agreements but air traffic controllers would no longer be federal employees. Read More »

Analysts Set CT Real Estate Investment Trust (CRT.UN) PT at $16.08

Analysts expect Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) to report $0.11 EPS on July, 5.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 21.43% from last quarter's $0.14 EPS. After posting $0.12 EPS for the previous quarter, Investors Real Estate Trust's analysts now forecast -8.33 % negative EPS growth. Kelly David also bought $1,116 worth of Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (NASDAQ:WHLR) on Monday, March 27. Read More »

A Guide To The UK Snap Election For Anyone Who's Not British

But Liberal Democrat former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg accused Mrs May of a "spectacular failure of leadership" over Brexit by failing to prepare voters for the "huge, excruciatingly hard, controversial" compromises she will have to make to secure a deal in Brussels. Read More »

Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis over Qatar

The U.S., however, maintains a major military base in Qatar that is used for attacks carried out by coalition forces in the region and Washington says the status of this base will not change. Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah will meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and seek to resolve the worst infighting among the Arab world's strongest and richest powers in decades. Read More »

Moody's downgrades China's credit rating as country's debt mounts

Credit rating agency Moody's has cut its credit rating for China , citing slowing economic growth and rising debt that it says will erode the country's financial strength. "It over-estimated the difficulties that the Chinese economy is facing", it said in a statement. "What this ratings downgrade on China's debt boils down to is whether you fundamentally believe the Chinese government has the ability to write this debt off or not. Read More »

Venezuela Opposition Condemns Goldman Sachs Debt Deal


Julio Borges , the leader of the National Assembly in Venezuela, says that a future government may refuse to pay GS for the bonds. In his letter, Borges said Goldman Sachs's deal violates the bank's own code of conduct and its statement on human rights . Read More »

To Buy Or Sell TEGNA (NYSE:TGNA) On Latest Analyst Consensus

Insider Trades for TEGNA Inc . show that the latest trade was made on 30 April 2017 where Magner (Marjorie), the Director completed a transaction type "Buy" in which 5606 shares were traded at a price of $0. Tegna presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $24.85. TheStreet raised Tegna from a "c" rating to a "b" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 30th. Read More »

Losing Traction in Session: HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS)

DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp acquired a new stake in HD Supply Holdings during the first quarter valued at $136,000. A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of HDS . About shares traded. HD Supply Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:HDS) has risen 25.80% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Several brokerages have weighed in on HDS. Read More »

Apple taking on Venmo with peer-to-peer payments

Apple also has the advantage of a more ubiquitous smart-payment presence than the competition. However, PayPal PYPL and its and Venmo app are dominating the more youthful world of peer-to-peer, mobile-to-mobile payments. Users place their device near the POS sensors to register a payment, all without swiping a single card. Instantly and securely transfer money using your linked cards, and even receive money from other Apple Pay users via iMessage. Read More »

Comey Will 'Stop Short' of Saying Trump Obstructed Justice, New Report Says


Broadcast networks plan to cover former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intel Committee on Thursday, because a monster ratings draw of this magnitude is a awful thing to waste. Trump only has one item on his official schedule that day: a lunch with the Faith and Freedom Coalition that runs from 11:30 1:30 p.m. The White House director of legislative affairs says the ongoing investigations into possible links between Russian Federation and President ... Read More »

Korea denounces new United Nations sanctions imposed over missile launch

The U.N. Security Council on Friday expanded targeted sanctions against North Korea after its repeated missile tests, adopting the first such resolution agreed by the United States and China since Trump took office. North Korea and its nuclear weapons programme pose a "threat to us all", US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday, calling on the worldwide community to work together on the issue. Read More »