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New raids, 'several' arrests over London attack

On Sunday, four other addresses were raided in Barking, including the home of one of the suspected attackers, and East Ham. The three attackers, wearing fake suicide bomb vests, were shot dead by eight officers outside a pub after police fired 50 bullets. Read More »

UAE bans sympathy for Qatar

Beyond hosting USA troops, Qatar has invested billions in the US and increased its clout in Washington along the way. US President Donald Trump weighed on the ongoing diplomatic dispute, saying his trip to the Middle East is "already paying off". Read More »

Oil prices fall even as OPEC extends output cut

U.S. President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris agreement, the landmark 2015 global pact to fight climate change, drew condemnation from Washington's allies and many in the energy industry - and sparked fears that U.S. The US oil rig count climbed by 11 to 733 rigs, the highest level since April 2015, according to data published on Friday by Baker Hughes Inc. Oil prices are down some 10% since OPEC's May 25 decision to extend the cuts. Read More »

Are Tidal's "4:44" Ads Hinting At A New Jay Z Album?


And with signs popping up all over NY, it appears that something is set to be drop very soon, although there is no official release date. Jay Z is dropping a new album? Jay-Z and Beyonce have both attached significance to the number "4", sporting matching "IV" tattoos on their wedding, while Jay Z's birthday is December 4 and Beyonce's is September 4. Read More »

British Airways battles IT meltdown

He told the BBC a power surge, had "only lasted a few minutes", but the back-up system had not worked properly. At the same time, CEO Alex Cruz posted videos apologizing for what he said was a disgusting period for passengers. The GMB union claims that the problems could have been avoided if British Airways hadn't outsourced its IT work to India in 2016. The unions had blamed the airline's decision a year ago to outsource IT jobs to India for the mass disruptions. Read More »

RBI maintains short-term lending rate, cuts SLR


Most analysts, however, expect no change in interest rates in view of more than United States dollars 60 billion of excess liquidity in the system. The Consumer Price Index recorded a new low of 2.99 per cent in the already waning inflation trend in April. Read More »

Stock in Action: Albany Molecular Res (NASDAQ:AMRI)


Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. More recent Albany Molecular Research , Inc. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $722.22 Million compared to low analyst estimates of $720 Million and high estimates of $726.44 Million according to the prediction of 4 analysts. Read More »

The iMac Pro combines a familiar look with a dark twist

The latest iMacs will also feature optional Radeon RX 500-series graphics chips. The new Apple iMac 2017 lineup consists of a total of three models. Touted as the most powerful iMac Apple has ever created, the iMac Pro appears to be aimed squarely at macOS power users, say creative professionals who have to work with graphical programmes that require a significant amount of compute power or want to run machine learning algorithms locally. Read More »

Apple to introduce iPhone app to prevent distracted driving

On Monday, Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California. The company is bringing augmented reality to the iPhone and iPad, while virtual reality is coming to the Mac . But the only way you can control it is with your voice - and it just happens to know the weather and help you turn off your kitchen lights, too. However, Adam Scott from comparison service PriceSpy said Apple's "late" arrival to the smart speaker market could prove an ... Read More »

WWDC 2017: 6 lesser-known features coming to iOS 11

Apple and Google have many similar features within their ecosystems, but not every feature translates directly from iOS to Android . There will also be a new "do not disturb" mode for driving. Apple's Siri assistant will be integrated into the $349 speaker, and can make music recommendations that pair with the company's Apple Music service, send text messages , check news and sports scores and control compatible home gadgets like lightbulbs and thermostats. Read More »

ING Groep NV (ADR) (NYSE:ING), Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY)

The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.61 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.65 and 0.57 respectively. Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY ) is a part of Financial sector and belongs to Mortgage Investment industry. Ally Financial has a one year low of $14.84 and a one year high of $23.62. The market capitalization of the company is at $8.81 Billion. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 1st were paid a dividend of $0.08 per share. Read More »

Satellite-TV firm Dish fined $280 million in robocall suit


Dish blamed a telemarketing contractor for 90% of the offending calls, but at least one lower court (in North Carolina) determined that Dish was still liable, and in this most recent decision, U.S. "As families gather around the dinner table each night, they shouldn't be bombarded by unwanted telemarketing calls", Becerra said, adding that Dish also violated state telemarketing laws. Read More »

Cuomo's emergency regs would keep Obamacare intact in NY

It is not that they were "choosing" not to have health insurance - it is that they were "choosing" to eat, have a bare minimum of shelter and clothe their children. These are uncertain times for health-policy watchers, not to mention for people who depend on affordable health insurance and healthcare services. My proposal to both parties is to provide a federal re-insurance for the health insurance providers. Read More »

Australia flags tougher parole laws in wake of Melbourne siege

About 20 minutes later, Khayre was shot and killed by police commandos. 'We need to make sure all of our agencies aren't just sharing information, but sharing responsibility to keep Australians safe'. The siege has ignited debate about local parole laws after it emerged Khayre had a history of violence and was released from jail previous year following an aggravated burglary. Read More »

Sessions Offered to Quit Amid Rift With Trump on Russian Federation


Comey confirmed in March that the FBI was investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and any possible coordination with those in the Trump campaign. "I expect us to ask him questions to be sure that we get all of the answers we need, not just the answers he wants to give", Blunt said. The Senate Intelligence Committee is now the most public of the inquiries into the alleged Moscow meddling, with the House Intelligence Committee, FBI and Special Counsel Robert ... Read More »

Release date and new features

QR Codes are a big deal in many parts of the world and until now, Apple users had to rely on third-party apps to scan a QR code. On Monday, Apple officially announced the iOS 11 alongside a plethora of other software and hardware products at the WWDC event. Read More »

Trump backs Saudi-led efforts to isolate Qatar

The American president on Tuesday held a phone call with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, in which they discussed fight against terror financing and extremism, according a White House statement. U.S. investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to a crisis among the US' closest Gulf allies, according to USA officials briefed on the investigation. Read More »

Seahawks move on without Kaepernick in the fold


The Seattle Seahawks have signed a quarterback and, no, it is not Colin Kaepernick . Period. The Seahawks and every other National Football League team has a salary cap to manage and fit within, and saving money for a player they never plan on playing - in a ideal world, Wilson stays injury-free this and every year - is a business decision. Read More »

Comey told Sessions he didn't want to be alone with Trump


The private meeting between President Donald Trump and then-FBI Director James Comey was so concerning to Comey that the next day, he told Attorney General Jeff Sessions he didn't want to be left alone with Trump anymore, according to a report from The New York Times on Tuesday. Read More »

Aide: Trump proposes a solar border wall


But after receiving strong pushback from Mexican officials, Trump suggested the USA would pay for it upfront and Mexico would pay later. According to Axios , the president discussed making the wall 40 to 50 feet tall, and said the solar panels would make them "beautiful structures". Read More »