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Amash: Trump could face impeachment over Comey memo

On Tuesday , the New York Times first reported the existence of a memo written by Comey, which purportedly says that Trump told the FBI director he hoped he could "let go" of an investigation into Flynn, who was dismissed after reportedly misleading Vice President Mike Pence and others about conversations he had with the Russian ambassador and other matters. Read More »

Flynn Stopped Military Plan Turkey Opposed - After Being Paid as its Agent

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Flynn's disclosure, on January 4, was first made to the transition team's chief lawyer, Donald F. McGahn II, who is now the White House counsel. Flynn, who ended up being fired from the position after just 24 days, is at the center of a sprawling federal investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 USA presidential election. Read More »

Party leaders won't rule out or commit to a coalition

While the dramatic cliffhanger B.C. election left many questions unanswered, one thing is clear - B.C. Liberal Premier Christy Clark is finished. If one party does not emerge with a majority of seats after an election, convention dictates the Lieutenant Governor offer that opportunity first to the person who previously held the job. Read More »

Philippines Q1 GDP grows 6.4 pct% yoy, slowest in 1-1/2 years

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The secretary noted that the growth in the economy last year-at 6.9 percent-was high due to election spending, the impact of which has already dissipated. "This was better than during the previous administration where government consumption, spending and public construction contracted by about 15 percent and 37 percent, respectively", Pernia said. Read More »

Democrats question obstruction of justice following Comey memo

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Flynn was forced to resign from his position as national security adviser when it emerged that he had misled Vice President Pence about contacts he'd had with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. But, critics accused the president of trying to thwart the investigation into Russia's suspected meddling in last year's presidential election, which Comey was heading. Read More »

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Documents Of Ex-NSA Head Flynn

Sen. James Lankford, a Republican on the Senate intelligence committee, told Fox News Wednesday evening that the panel had "subpoenaed a large number of documents". "No reasonable person, who has the benefit of advice from counsel, would submit to questioning in such a highly politicized, witch hunt environment without assurances against unfair prosecution", Kelner said. Read More »

Kosmos Energy Ltd. (NYSE:KOS) Analytical Analysis

BMO Capital Markets reissued a buy rating and issued a $10.00 price target on shares of Kosmos Energy in a research note on Friday, April 21st. Scotiabank restated their hold rating on shares of Kosmos Energy Ltd (NYSE: KOS ) in a research report report published on Tuesday. Read More »

Ronaldo salutes Zidane's management as Madrid close on LaLiga crown

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Everything is decided in the final weeks of the season and I am doing well". It has worked well as this is when things are decided. Guidetti struck back for the frustrated Celta a few moments later, as the forward's deflected 18-yard effort left Navas stranded, but Benzema finished them off with a tap-in from Marcelo's low cross 20 minutes from time . Read More »

Edouard Philippe named French PM

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Philippe, 46, is now mayor of France' northwestern city of Le Havre and a conservative lawmaker since 2012. It is the first time in France's modern history that a president has named a prime minister from outside his party without being forced to by a defeat in legislative contest, a political move may help Macron to win a majority in the upcoming parliamentary election. Read More »

4 takeaways from the WannaCry cyberattack

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And Russia was apparently the hardest hit, with railways, banks and mobile operators knocked out, said BBC reporter Zoe Kleinman. Microsoft's top lawyer is laying some of the blame at the feet of the USA government. The identity of whoever deployed the software remains unknown. "This attack provides yet another example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem", Microsoft president and general counsel Brad Smith said in a weekend blog post . Read More »

Saudi Arabia counting down the seconds until Trump arrives

Trump leaves for the kingdom on May 19, the first stop on his maiden global trip. President Trump wants to create an anti-terrorism alliance with Saudi Arabia and other friendly Mideast nations in a pact White House officials likened to an "Arab NATO", a new report said Wednesday. Read More »

Tulsa officer Betty Shelby found not guilty of manslaughter

Crutcher's death rekindled chants of "Black Lives Matter" after he became the latest in a series of unarmed black men killed by police across the United States in recent years. Gray asked. "Yes", Shelby said, adding later that "if he would have only communicated with me and complied with what I asked, none of this would have happened". Read More »

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC)

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Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (New) (NYSE: SRC ) traded 20,539,145 shares on last trading session with closing price of $7.11. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $12.04. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded Spirit Realty Capital from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $13.00 to $9.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. Read More »

Ford to cut 1400 jobs

Ford will allegedly cut approximately 10 percent of its global workforce in order to bolster corporate profits and stem stock-price bleeding, The Wall Street Journal reports , citing sources close to the plan. To make room for those vehicles, Ford is transferring production of several slow-selling passenger auto models, including the Focus, to Mexico. As a candidate for president a year ago he repeatedly hammered Ford for its investment in plants in Mexico. Read More »

American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) shares down after posting first quarter earnings

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The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.26 million shares, versus the average volume of 3.77 million shares. AEO has a 1-year high price of $ 19.08 and 1-year low price of $12.90. The correct version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/05/17/american-eagle-outfitters-aeo-buy-rating-reiterated-at-royal-bank-of-canada.html. Read More »

Oil rises as US stockpile declines

Even though OPEC has stuck to its pledge to cut production, USA output C-OUT-T-EIA has risen by more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million barrels per day, close to the output of Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia. Brent crude has endured a volatile past few years, plummeting from more than $100 a barrel in 2014 to less than $30 last year. USA light crude oil, on the other hand, ended up $1.45 higher at $47.33 a barrel. Read More »

Google I/O 2017: How to watch and what to expect

Tech companies such as Apple, Google and Amazon are competing to establish the dominant voice-powered digital assistant, which many in the industry believe will supplant keyboards and touch screens as a primary way that users interact with technology. Read More »

Virgin Australia's losses blow out in third quarter

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The second biggest domestic airline posted a statutory loss after tax of $69 million for the third quarter of the financial year. Virgin posted a net loss of $21.5 million in the first-half and deferred plane deliveries as it focuses on paying down debt and cutting costs. Read More »

All-party meet on EVMs underway

The Election Commission had trashed AAP's claim saying the "machine is a look-alike and not the ECI-EVM". The Election Commission has convened the meeting of seven national and 48 state parties to discuss the reliability of EVMs and is also likely to brief them on its planned EVM hacking challenge. Read More »

Oil Holds Advance as Saudis, Russia Favor Output Cut Extension

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European benchmark North Sea Brent crude rose $1.54 to $52.38 a barrel by 1005 GMT (6.05 a.m. ET) and traded intraday at $52.52, the highest since April 24. "There has been a marked reduction to the inventories, but we're not where we want to be in reaching the five-year average", Falih told a briefing in Beijing alongside Novak. Read More »

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ:CTSH) Stock Price Down as Sentiment Crashes

They issued a "hold" rating and a $65.00 target price on the stock. The research report and subsequent rating should be used to complement individual homework and strategy. According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target price of $67.45 on company shares. A report documented published May 17, 2017 with the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission, disclosed here, shows additional info about the deal. Read More »

ON Semiconductor Corp (ON) Receives Sell Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Norges Bank purchased a new stake in Cypress Semiconductor during the fourth quarter valued at $28,889,000. Cornerstone Financial Partners LLC raised its position in Cypress Semiconductor by 136.2% in the third quarter. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.23. In recent action, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY ) has made a move of +2.36% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. Read More »