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DUP talks not going as expected - Sky sources

She sets out her policy plans in parliament on Wednesday without an arrangement giving her government enough support to pass legislation. She has really hacked off the parliamentary party for obvious reasons. The Good Friday Agreement was a deal signed in April 1998 between British and Irish governments , meant to bring an end to 30 years of sectarian conflict. Read More »

Saudi King Deposes Crown Prince And Names A New Heir, Age 31

He also had been Saudi Arabia's interior minister - another job that will now be filled by Mohammed bin Salman . The Saudi Press Agency shared the news, with a statement from the rulers that the change: "shall be from the sons of the founding King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al-Faisal Al-Saud and his sons of sons where the most promising of them are chosen to rule". Read More »

UK Fraud Office charges Barclays over Qatar fund-raising


John Varley, 61, a director of mining giant Rio Tinto, has been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud by the UK Serious Fraud Office . They face jail sentences of up to 10 years if found guilty. I repeatedly raised concerns about the decisions taken by the bank with both senior management and senior lawyers and was reassured that those decisions were lawful". Read More »

Palestinian assailant killed while attempting to stab Israeli soldiers


Trump has given the task to Kushner and Greenblatt to relaunch the peace process and he would advance quickly on the matter. Deep divisions between the sides remain, clouding the chances of significant breakthroughs. Instead, construction during that period has expanded existing settlements or taken place in unauthorized outposts like Amona. The Trump administration, in contrast, has chosen not to criticize settlement activity in public. Read More »

Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump for 'violating the constitution'


Mr Trump has apparently received millions of dollars from foreign entities in last six months as payments on properties his company owns. Congressional Democrats are expected to file a similar suit . The attorneys general have a better chance of establishing standing , legal scholars said, although they are divided over whether the AGs will ultimately succeed. Read More »

Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Published Report Says


The company also admitted to short-changing New York City drivers of tens of millions of dollars in pay over the last two and a half years. This announcement comes after he took an indefinite absence of leave last week. But that brashness has also been blamed for scandals this year, from the unearthing of a culture of bullying and discrimination at Uber to a U.S. Department of Justice federal investigation and a high-stakes lawsuit filed by Alphabet Inc that threatens Uber's self-driving ... Read More »

Trump hung United States out to dry on Paris climate agreement

With claims of American "victimization" at the hands of the rest of the world, Trump's speech delivered in a shrill tone leaves doubt on Narendra Modi's proposed visit to the White House later this month, a TOI report said . As it happens, the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), 50 of the poorest and most vulnerable countries, mainly in Africa and Asia, have been working on ways to adapt to the adverse impacts of climate change for a number of years and have gained considerable knowledge from ... Read More »

Turbulence injures 10 on United Airlines flight


The plane landed safely at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport following the incident, with paramedics meeting the plane on landing. The plane struck turbulence mid-way through the flight, while flying 80 miles east of Cancun, Mexico around 1:40 P.M. Read More »

South Korea president says plans to exit nuclear power

U.S. Sen. John McCain says Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to visit North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the U.S. In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they could not speculate on the cause of his condition. In an interview with CBS News, Moon said that while "we can not know for sure that North Korea killed Mr. Read More »

Global Flourescent Brighteners Market Research Report 2017

The future market forecasts about the global Epoetin-alfa Erythropoietin market are also covered in the research report. This study also provides key insights about market drivers , restraints, opportunities, new product launches, approvals, regional outlook, and competitive strategies adopted by the leading players. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

They recommend that if you live in a flood prone or low lying areas, you should make preparations now, to be ready to evacuate should waters surround your home . "The disturbance is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 6 to 9 inches with isolated maximum amounts of 12 inches over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama, and the Florida Panhandle through Thursday". Read More »

Family says sailor who died after collision a hero

Bass said her 23-year-old son, 2nd Class Petty Officer Kristopher Bass is one of the survivors of the crash. "To know him is to love him", said Farrah Brody, a volunteer firefighter. The Fitzgerald had compromised propulsions after suffering damage on it's side below the water line and a USA defense official said there was flooding in three compartments. Read More »

'Ireland's interests are the EU's interests' in Brexit talks, says Simon Coveney


While the European Union negotiating team led by Barnier has been ready for months, British efforts on Brexit stalled even after it triggered the two-year process on March 29. If no deal is struck by then, the sides may have to create a transitional deal, possibly prolonging some of the current relationship. It was also agreed that another early priority will be guaranteeing the rights of the 4.5 million European and British nationals living in each other's countries. Read More »

Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Manchester United manager José Mourinho has denied tax fraud in Spain, saying the government had ratified his tax affairs. There has been no interest from any club in Real Madrid's star player Cristiano Ronaldo , who has threatened to leave Spain after running into problems with tax authorities, according to club president Florentino Perez . Read More »

Chelsea Clinton accuses Bannon of 'fat shaming' Sean Spicer


But, aside from lacking the decorum of a White House aide, Bannon's attempt to dodge the question belies bigger transparency issues. After reports surfaced that Spicer's role would soon change and he's searching for his own replacement, Bannon told Rosie Gray of The Atlantic that "Sean got fatter" as an explanation for why recent press briefings have been held off-camera. Read More »

Chelsea Clinton: Steve Bannon of 'fat shamed' Spicer in text


Some of those moves have angered the White House press corps but delighted Trump's supporters, who view the media as what White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon has dubbed the "opposition party". After all, the president infamously mocked the White House press secretary for his sartorial failings early in his tenure. "I have not sat down and asked him about his specific reaction", Spicer said, echoing his response to similar questions at previous briefings. Read More »

United Utilities Group PLC

The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 216 ($2.73) per share, for a total transaction of £2,339.28 ($2,959.24). It has underperformed by 5.01% the S&P500. WS Atkins plc is engaged in providing design, engineering and project management consultancy services. Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Equiniti Group (LON:EQN). Read More »

Wall St opens lower as fall in oil weighs

The Nasdaq Composite was up 58.87 points, or 0.96 percent, at 6,210.63. Oil prices edged higher, after coming under pressure over the past month from rising production. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 8 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,445. Amazon was up 0.8 percent, while Wal-Mart, Target and Kroger gained between 0.8 percent and 1.8 percent on Monday. Read More »

Saudi Arabia names Mohammed Bin Salman as Crown Prince

But perhaps most importantly, he also holds the critical position of gatekeeper to his father, King Salman , who in Saudi Arabia's absolute monarchy retains the final say in any major decision of state. That the royal succession in the world's top oil exporter is closely scrutinised only makes the rapidity of Mohammed bin Salman's rise to power, and the speed with which his better known cousins were brushed aside, more astonishing. Read More »

JC Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT)


The business's revenue for the quarter was up 19.2% compared to the same quarter past year. 132 funds opened positions while 525 raised stakes. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 2 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 1 given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Read More »

The Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Shares Bought by TrimTabs Asset Management LLC

The Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc holds 22,211 shares with $3.25 million value, up from 19,233 last quarter. 2,671,671 shares of the stock were exchanged. In other news, Director Sharon D. Garrett sold 16,130 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, May 26th. The firm owned 1,646 shares of the apparel retailer's stock after buying an additional 776 shares during the period. Read More »

Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market


The deal is the latest big move for Amazon and its charismatic chief executive Jeff Bezos , who grew Amazon from a small online bookseller in the 1990s into a global retail behemoth that delivers a wide range of goods and creates award-winning entertainment broadcasts. Read More »