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Business UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist
Author: 0 UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist

This election is not about who people might have voted for before. Following the leak of Labour's election manifesto promising to re-nationalise key industries and end years of austerity, Mrs May will say it is clear that under Mr Corbyn the party had lost touch with its traditional supporters.

Author: 0 Greek leaders hail Macron victory, hope for fruitful ties

Mr Macron defeated far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in Sunday's presidential run-off and must now pull together a majority of politicians in the mid-June legislative election. Despite losing to Mr Macron - securing just around 33.9 per cent of the vote compared with his 66.1 per cent - Ms Le Pen did almost twice as well as her father did when he reached the second round of the election in 2002, though she fell short of the 40 per cent party officials had said would be a success.

Business Mexican victory celebration now ideal reas... 10:55 pm Friday
Author: 0 Mexican victory celebration now ideal reas... 10:55 pm Friday

Celebrated in Mexico as a commemoration of the Mexican army's 1861 victory France during the Franco-Mexican War. Today, Cinco de Mayo has become more of an American holiday than a Mexican one. The holiday has really taken off in the USA since then and people today celebrate with parades, parties, mariachi music, and traditional Mexican foods.

Business Airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport
Author: 0 Airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport

The other airlines involved in the move this weekend include Virgin America, Virgin Australia, Allegiant, Boutique Air, Frontier, Sun Country and Volaris. The Delta Sky Club location in Terminal 2 will open on May 13, and the location in Terminal 3 will open on May 17. The move also means passengers will benefit from existing offerings at Terminal 5 , including the Farmers Market To Go, based on LA's historic market at Fairfax, and free wi-fi.

Business G-7 nations fear long-term growth may be subdued
Author: 0 G-7 nations fear long-term growth may be subdued

A slew of recent announcements-including an investigation into steel imports and a warning the USA may pull out of a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico-have renewed fears the Trump administration could spark a trade war that could hit the global economy just as it appears to be gaining momentum.

Business North Korea Accuses CIA of Biochemical Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong
Author: 0 North Korea Accuses CIA of Biochemical Plot to Assassinate Kim Jong

The country's Ministry of State Security claimed that Central Intelligence Agency agents worked with South Korean spies to recruit an "ideologically corrupted and bribed" North Korean citizen to carry out the plot. North Korea conducted an annual military parade, featuring a display of missiles and overseen by top leader Kim Jong Un and his right-hand men on April 15 and then a large, live-fire artillery drill 10 days later.

Author: 0 North Korean diplomat open to U.S. talks 'under the right conditions'

A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva October 2, 2014. "Seoul's power is much greater than Pyongyang's, but South Korea's voice can barely be heard on the problems facing the Korean peninsula", the editorial points out.

Author: 0 North Korean diplomat open to USA talks 'under the right conditions'

All eyes on Moon Jae-in: South Korea's new president offers another opportunity for China to change the balance of power in Asia. The Global Times goes on to compare Moon's foreign policy options to those of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, who has recently made a dramatic pivot from the USA to closer ties with China.

Author: 0 Bank of England: interest rates may need to rise before late 2019

The Bank now expects inflation to be 2.7% this quarter, up from the 2.4% rate it was forecasting in February. Market expectations of a BoE rate rise in the next year had fallen to nearly a third from 50 percent before the BoE released its quarterly forecast update on Thursday, Datta said.

Author: 0 UK Working to Restore Hospital Systems After Cyberattack

NHS digital said the attack was believed to have been carried out by the malware variant Wanna Descriptor. The radio said the factory is working with the central office in France to resolve the problem. IT plays such a huge role in modern healthcare at looking at past notes. We got a message saying your computers are now under their control and pay a certain amount of money.

Author: 0 US Federal Reserve holds interest rates steady

The Federal Reserve said on Wednesday it believes the recent slowdown in United States growth is likely to prove temporary as it stayed on course for a further increase in short-term interest rates as soon as June. USA stocks were little changed as gains in technology stocks, led by Apple , countered the weak reports. Investors took the use of the word (yes, just one word) to mean the United States central bank believes the economy will recover quickly from the slowdown which saw jobs ...

Author: 0 US Homeland Security: No announcement Friday on laptop ban expansion

But Homeland Security officials met Thursday with high-ranking executives of the three leading USA airlines - American, Delta and United - and the industry's leading US trade group, Airlines for America, to discuss expanding the laptop policy to flights arriving from Europe.

Author: 0 North Korea Open To US Talks Under Right Conditions

Choi Son Hui, North Korea's foreign ministry director general for US affairs, spoke briefly with reporters on Saturday in Beijing on route to Pyongyang. President Donald Trump often talks tough about North Korea, emphasizing the need to put more pressure on the Kim Jong-un regime. A source with knowledge of the latest meeting said at least one former US government official took part but the USA administration was not involved.

Author: 0 10 laborers killed in firing incidents in SW Pakistan

The motorcycle-borne gunmen who fired indiscriminately fled the scene after the attack. A special military C-130 aircraft flew the remains of the slain labourers after funeral prayers to their hometown in Naushahro Feroze district. Condemning the incident, he said, "We will not bow down before terrorists". The attack came as Pakistan and China were signing several agreements aimed at boosting cooperation in different sectors on the sidelines of the Road and Belt Forum now being held in ...

Business Manchester United reach the Europa League final
Author: 0 Manchester United reach the Europa League final

Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Romero will indeed start that final against Ajax in Stockholm on May 24th. I don't think the board feels like that. United managed to keep Celta at bay during the six minutes of stoppage time until the very last kick of the game when they were given a huge let off due to Guidetti's poor control.

Business Trump spruces up Twitter art with tweets denying Russian ties
Author: 0 Trump spruces up Twitter art with tweets denying Russian ties

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) wants to open a congressional investigation of President Donald Trump's business dealings. Asked if the tax returns Trump steadfastly refuses to release would help shed light on Trump's business dealing in Russia, Graham said, "could be, down the road".

Author: 0 Cheniere Energy says in talks to boost LNG shipments to China

The ATR reading can then be used by traders to determine when markets are most likely to range, when there is a high interest in a trend, or when extreme levels are being reached indicating a reversal. 10/08/2015 - Cheniere Energy, Inc. had its "accumulate" rating reiterated by analysts at Seaport Global Securities. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, February 8 with "Outperform".

Author: 0 Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact

Steve Bannon and the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, oppose. Such appeals have spurred speculation over whether China, the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, will emerge as a leader in the fight against climate change while the USA takes a backseat.

Business Crude Prices Higher on US Stocks Draw
Author: 0 Crude Prices Higher on US Stocks Draw

In another bearish blow to crude oil prices, the EIA, in its Short-Term Energy Outlook said that the U.S. crude oil production will average 9.3 million barrels per day (bpd) in 2017 and 10 million bpd in 2018. OPEC monthly report also found that world oil supply growth for the year was increased by 37,000 barrels per day with supply to now average 58.3 million barrels per day.

Business English losing importance in Europe: EU chief
Author: 0 English losing importance in Europe: EU chief

Mr Tusk's call for discretion was thought to be aimed at EC President Jean-Claude Juncker, who reportedly called Mrs May "delusional" following the Downing Street dinner to discuss Brexit. Top EU officials say they want liberal independent Emmanuel Macron to beat his nationalist rival, Marine Le Pen. Barnier on the other hand reiterated that the 27 remaining European Union countries require "iron-clad guarantees" of citizens' rights before the negotiations on Britain leaving the bloc can ...

Author: 0 United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

Several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software behind the attack, which has apparently hit Russian Federation the hardest. Spanish telecom company Telefónica was also hit with the ransomware. By the time they turned their attention to the United States, spam filters had identified the new threat and flagged the ransomware-laden emails as malicious, Thakur added.

Business Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
Author: 0 Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

The mean target of $45.00 should be compared with the price when the stock was languishing around $29.32 a share. Deutsche Bank upgraded Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on Friday, January 13 to "Buy" rating. Their payout ratio is 66.00%. SALVA LAWRENCE J had sold 3,121 shares worth $237,081 on Tuesday, February 14. The stock was sold at an average price of $37.82, for a total value of $89,103.92.

Author: 0 BC Liberals win minority government, Green Party wins 3 key seats

Her riding-by-riding look at the shift indicates it hurt the Liberals more often than the NDP. Asked what stopped the NDP from winning, Horgan said the game was still on. had elected North America's first Green caucus above the municipal level. Horgan and Clark have drawn different lessons from Tuesday's results. After losing the 2013 provincial election by roughly 300 votes, Olsen came out on top by roughly 3,000 this time.

Author: 0 Saudi signals first cut in crude supplies to Asian customer: refinery source

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and 11 non-cartel members in late November agreed to slash production for six months by 1.8 million barrels a day. Brent was 60 cents higher at $50.82 a barrel by 1255 GMT after hitting an early high of $51.09. OPEC has asked a favor of other major producers: Please stop pumping so much and help us balance the market.

Business Edinburgh Partners Ltd Maintains Position in Tyson Foods, Inc
Author: 0 Edinburgh Partners Ltd Maintains Position in Tyson Foods, Inc

Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. The stock added in the prior trading session by 0.28%, closing at the stock price of $58.04. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.225 per share.

Author: 0 Another American Citizen is Detained in North Korea

Choi Sun-hee, who handles relations with the United States, did not explain what conditions would be necessary as she spoke to an Associated Press reporter and other journalists in Beijing after arriving back from an informal meeting with USA experts in Norway.

Author: 0 After S. Korean Leader Eyes North Trip, Trump Offers US Invite

President Moon Jae-in and his USA counterpart Donald Trump in a phone conversation Wednesday vowed to meet as early as possible to discuss North Korea and other pending issues. North Korea accused the USA and South Korean security agencies of planning a biochemical attack on leader Kim during 15 April celebrations in the North's capital of the anniversary of the birth of state founder Kim Il Sung.

Business Increased cancer rate in U.S. linked to bad environment
Author: 0 Increased cancer rate in U.S. linked to bad environment

According to a new USA -based study , overall environmental pollution - water, air, and land - can greatly increase the risk of Americans developing cancer . For the study period of 2006 to 2010, counties with poor environmental quality recorded higher incidences of cancer cases. This suggests that exposure to environmental pollution and toxins may also have a hand in increasing the cancer risk in an individual.

Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler recalls 1M pickups for faulty software

Dodgy software code controlling side airbags and safety belt pretensioners is responsible for a recall affecting more than a million Ram pickup trucks. If that happens, the airbag warning light will illuminate, and for the duration of the ignition cycle, both rollover airbag and seatbelt pretensioner deployment will be disabled.

Author: 0 Interserve plc 1.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 12th. Among 10 analysts covering Interserve (LON:IRV), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. In a report issued on Thursday, 11 May, Peel Hunt reaffirmed their "Buy" rating on Watchstone Group Plc (LON:WTG)'s stock. Therefore 57% are positive.

Author: 0 Macron camp opposes candidacy of former PM Valls

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron's start-up party on Thursday announced a list of 428 candidates, a lot of them political unknowns, to fight parliamentary elections that will determine his chances of putting his programme into action.

Author: 0 EIA increases Kazakhstan's oil output forecast

However, after Brent fell below $50 a barrel last week, analysts said producers felt forced to act. If crude oil inventory sees a larger than anticipated drawdown, there might be some attempt to rally. The 13-country OPEC is curbing its output by about 1.2 million bpd from January 1 for six months, the first reduction in eight years. The Energy Information Administration reported that US commercial crude inventories fell by 5.2 million barrels to a total of 522.5 in the week through May 5.

Business OPEN TO ALL: China's Asian Dream? The Belt and Road Initiative
Author: 0 OPEN TO ALL: China's Asian Dream? The Belt and Road Initiative

The first MoU is related to cooperation within the framework of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st century Maritime Silk Road initiative, Radio Pakistan reported. Experts on Chinese foreign policy say Duterte's attendance in the summit is a huge statement packed with subtle meaning and symbolism about where Philippine-China ties are heading.

Business US Treasury chief to brief key allies on Trump policies
Author: 0 US Treasury chief to brief key allies on Trump policies

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. "We are excited about USA trade policies and I think you probably saw last night we made an announcement on a hundred day economic plan with the Chinese", he said as he headed into the meeting in the town's 13th-Century fortress.

Business This pop-up bus tries to integrate apps with real-life buses
Author: 0 This pop-up bus tries to integrate apps with real-life buses

Before you ask: no, they won't be powered by robots, but corporeal human drivers. The small tech firm - known for its popular mapping app - launched a temporary bus route in London this week to test systems created to make buses more responsive to big-city needs.

Business Abercrombie & Fitch says it's in deal talks
Author: 0 Abercrombie & Fitch says it's in deal talks

Abercrombie & Fitch Company (ANF) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 25 BMO at 0.75, whereas, 18 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.24. The average annual EPS growth estimates for the next one year is at 157.10%. During the same quarter a year ago, the business earned $1.08 EPS. Abercrombie & Fitch, once home to the hottest logo tees around, is considering takeover bids.

Business J&K school to be renamed after slain hero Lt. Ummer Fayaz
Author: 0 J&K school to be renamed after slain hero Lt. Ummer Fayaz

Ummer Goodwill School". As per a statement to news agency CNS, Hizbul Mujahideen Chief, Syed Salahuddin while addressing a special meeting said that India has planned to launch terrorist organization ISIS to sabotage the ongoing Kashmir Freedom Struggle.

Business Officials no longer sure man killed by police had shot cop
Author: 0 Officials no longer sure man killed by police had shot cop

Acquino's partner then shot Hernandez-Rossy, who fled on foot but was found a short distance away. But police have been unable to find a gun that Hernandez-Rossy allegedly used despite daily searches in the Black Rock neighborhood. A Buffalo police officer was shot and another officer injured Sunday during a violent confrontation that left a man dead. "However, after the course of our investigation over the past 48 hours, significant questions exist into whether or not that's true".

Business This smartphone comes with a big 10000mAh battery
Author: 0 This smartphone comes with a big 10000mAh battery

She is mostly "unreachable" because her phone's battery dies within a matter of few hours. This smartphone will be the successor to the original K10000 model which was launched in 2015. The previous K10000 version was for sale in Iran, according to local price checking website Emalls.ir, however no e-commerce store is now stocking the device.

Author: 0 Day 'felt weird' being in lead at Players Championship

Despite his early birdie barrage, Day did crash back to earth a bit with three bogeys on his last four holes to shoot a two-under 70. Masters champion Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy were among the later starters, with McIlroy paired with world number one Johnson and Justin Thomas.

Business Gander Mountain's new CEO releases list of stores to stay open
Author: 0 Gander Mountain's new CEO releases list of stores to stay open

It's unclear whether Lemonis will truly be able to keep the stores open. Initially it was said that every Gander Mountain location was shutting its doors, now the man who purchased a number of the company's assets during an April auction has said he plans to keep some stores open.

Author: 0 North Korea reports Moon's win after delay

Moon responded that he would strive to find an appropriate solution. Despite keeping its options open, the Trump administration has said time and again there would not be any sort of negotiations with North Korea unless it agreed to a list of preset conditions.

Business Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Price Target Cut to C$33.00
Author: 0 Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Price Target Cut to C$33.00

Analyst recommendation for this stock stands at 1.90. A beta of greater than 1 indicates that the security's price will be more volatile than the market. Scotiabank's price target suggests a potential upside of 20.57% from the company's current price. The performance for recent week is -0.15% and the performance for three months is at -13.54%.

Author: 0 Speeding Amtrak engineer charged in 2015 crash that killed 8

WASHINGTON, May 13 ― Criminal charges were filed yesterday against a United States passenger train driver for the 2015 derailment in Philadelphia that killed eight people and injured more than 200. The move comes after a reversal of the district attorney's Tuesday decision not to file charges. "The best we could come up with was that he was distracted from this radio conversation about the damaged train and forgot where he was", NTSB chairman Christopher Hart said at a May 2016 hearing.

Business Chinese military conducts live-fire drills, weapons tests
Author: 0 Chinese military conducts live-fire drills, weapons tests

It did not give any details about the missile nor the type of platform from which it was launched. China has invested heavily in both ballistic and cruise missiles. While no other country has claims in the busy Bohai Sea, the drills come amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, including Chinese anger at the deployment of the US anti-missile defense system THAAD in South Korea last month.

Author: 0 U.S. to consider expanding airline laptop ban

While several sources claim that the expansion of the large electronics ban is coming, there has been no official word on the change. The ban was put in place after intelligence showed that the Islamic State was developing a bomb that could be hidden in portable electronic devices .