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Author: 0 White House: Trump won't seek to block James Comey testimony

If Trump does post on social media during the testimony, it would be the second time he has tweeted while Comey testifies. It marks the first time the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director will speak in public since his firing.

Author: 0 White House: Trump's Tweets Considered 'Official Statements'

Sanders replied flatly, " He's here today ". Press secretary Sean Spicer was asked about the president's social media habit and said Twitter is his best venue for getting his message out. "There are a lot of demands on his schedule, particularly given the fact that there's not a communications director, and this is part of my job as well".

Business Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways' licences
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways' licences

A statement from Riyadh formally cutting ties on Monday accused Doha of harbouring "terrorist and sectarian groups that aim to destabilise the region including the Muslim Brotherhood , Isis and Al-Qaeda". Kuwait, also a GCC member, did not join its neighbours in severing ties with Qatar. If the ban continues, Qatar Air's revenue could fall by 30 percent due to lost traffic and idled planes, the cost of diverting flights, a decline in premium bookings, and a possible slump in leisure ...

Author: 0 Kuwait offers to mediate in Qatar crisis

The measures are more severe than during a previous eight-month rift in 2014, when Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE withdrew their ambassadors from Doha , again alleging Qatari support for militant groups. Yemen, Libya's eastern-based government and the Maldives - close allies of Qatar's adversaries in the spat - also cut ties. AFP news agency said queues in one shop were 25 people deep.

Business The Insider Buying: Tesco PLC (TSCO) Insider Buys £138.32 in Stock
Author: 0 The Insider Buying: Tesco PLC (TSCO) Insider Buys £138.32 in Stock

INFORMA PLC ORD 0.1P (LON:INF) has 0.00% since June 6, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 32.98% the S&P500. Among 20 analysts covering Informa PLC ( LON:INF ), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. The Company focuses on investing in higher-yielding and less fashionable areas of the United Kingdom commercial properties and quoted equity markets, particularly in medium and smaller sized companies.

Author: 0 Atria Investments Raised Astrazeneca Plc (AZN) Holding, Integrated Biopharma Has 1.2 Sentiment

The stock rose 0.57% or $0.2 reaching $35.01. Sns Financial Group Llc acquired 4,904 shares as Altria Group Inc (MO)'s stock declined 2.84%. AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN) has risen 19.45% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, May 12. UBS downgraded the shares of AZN in report on Wednesday, April 5 to "Neutral" rating.

Business Saudi Arabia revokes all Qatar Airways licences as diplomatic row escalates
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia revokes all Qatar Airways licences as diplomatic row escalates

Qatar will not take "escalatory" moves in response to a concerted decision by five Arab countries to severe ties with it, Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed Al-Thani said Tuesday. If what they have in mind is really to scare the Qataris, we should join them, the expert urges, with some tough statements about the need to prevent any and all forms of aid and comfort to radical voices.

Business Kubica completes first F1 test since 2011
Author: 0 Kubica completes first F1 test since 2011

Kubica covered 115 laps, equivalent to one and a half grand prix distances, in a 2012 Lotus E20 painted in current Renault colours on Tuesday. Kubica was due to contest the World Endurance Championship this year with the ByKolles privateer LMP1 team, but pulled out on the eve of the opening round.

Business Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) Q4 2016 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady
Author: 0 Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) Q4 2016 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

Finally, GSA Capital Partners LLP purchased a new position in shares of Office Depot during the fourth quarter valued at about $145,000. At the time of this writing, Office Depot, Inc . Aristotle Fund L.P. holds 11.99% of its portfolio in Office Depot Inc for 3.41 million shares. 12/11/2015 - Bank of America Merrill Lynch began new coverage on Office Depot, Inc .

Author: 0 Cedar Realty Trust Inc (CDR) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine

The SI to Education Realty Trust Incorporated's float is 11.79%. Pacad Ltd has 0.02% invested in Integrated Device Technology Inc (NASDAQ:IDTI) for 6,300 shares. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Empire State Realty Trust Inc (ESRT) Stake Decreased by New Mexico Educational Retirement Board" was reported by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily.

Business London terror attackers indentified
Author: 0 London terror attackers indentified

She said Britain must do "more, much more" to combat what she called the perverted ideology of radical Islam. Le Drian confirmed that one French citizen died in the attack and said eight French had been injured, four of whom are in a serious condition.

Author: 0 Apple to take on Amazon and Google with its new HomePod

Apple's Siri assistant will be integrated into the $349 ($NZ490) 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.

Author: 0 OPEC output cuts falls short of expectations: Angel Commodities Broking

But the hoped-for benefits could be short-lived. Beyond bloated inventories, one of the main reasons markets have not tightened more has been USA oil production, which has soared more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd. and other major economies remain rather obstinately high - never mind the impatient investors, that's causing all sorts of problems. "According to index history, oil could reach between $25-$85 dollars before setting record moves".

Author: 0 Opec strikes deal to cut oil output for nine months

With over a dozen other countries expected to join the cartel's efforts, the agreement is likely to cut off about 2% of the world's oil supply through March 2018, extending a decision the OPEC-led coalition reached previous year. that won't be necessary", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al Falih said before the meeting . OPEC members Nigeria and Libya , meanwhile, would be excluded from cuts because turmoil and violence disrupted their oil output, Falih said.

Business UAE demands guarantees before mending Qatar ties
Author: 0 UAE demands guarantees before mending Qatar ties

Foreign powers including the United States, a key ally of Qatar, made urgent calls for talks to end the crisis. It provided no details on the content of the message which comes on a day when Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Bahrain, along with Egypt, cut diplomatic ties with fellow Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member Qatar.

Author: 0 Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) EBITDA Yield & Shareholder Return Update

Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) has a current MF Rank of 6721. They now have a United States dollars 16 price target on the stock. The legal version of this report can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/06/05/magellan-midstream-partners-l-p-mmp-position-held-by-northstar-investment-advisors-llc-updated-updated.html.

Author: 0 Trump Says He Will Withdraw From Paris Climate Pact

Still, he said that the carbon levels agreed to by the prior administration "would be highly crippling to the US economic growth", and said that, if the president had to choose between limiting carbon and economic growth, "growing our economy is going to win".

Author: 0 Algeria calls on Arab states to resolve differences by dialogue

Senior Qatar Port Authority officials confirm that vessels carrying the Qatari flag are not allowed to berth in UAE ports, according to a notice from Inchape Shipping Services (ISS). The minister said early Tuesday that Kuwait's ruler had asked Qatar's ruling emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani , to hold off on giving a speech about the crisis.

Author: 0 What Do Analysts Say About JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

British Columbia Investment Mngmt has 1.66M shares. Jpmorgan Chase & Co now has $293.39B valuation. The stock declined 0.26% or $2.58 reaching $1008.76 on the news. Stock has got outperform rating from 1 analyst of Thomson Reuters whereas no analyst given hold rating to the stock. The stock of Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, June 29 by DA Davidson.

Author: 0 Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)- Safe Haven Investment Performance Stocks

Realty Income Corp Com now has $15.74B valuation. California Pub Employees Retirement invested in 0.01% or 131,907 shares. About 11,849 shares traded. Orleans Corporation La stated it has 57,030 shares or 2.35% of all its holdings. Its up 4.56% from 16.54M shares previously. Muzinich & Inc has 0% invested in Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O).

Business Alleged London attacker was a known radical Islamist
Author: 0 Alleged London attacker was a known radical Islamist

Khan's remarks about not being alarmed referred to the heightened police presence in the city, not with the threat of terrorism itself. The Metropolitan Police said officers entered properties in Newham and Barking at 4.15am on Monday and "a number" of people had been detained.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia

Tamim finally started to hit out again, clobbering Bangladesh's first six and following that blow with two fours in the same Henriques over. The Australian fast bowler missed a chance for a hat-trick as he took three wickets in four balls.

Author: 0 First Trust Advisors LP Lowers Position in Opko Health Inc. (OPK)

Current stock price is in the upbeat territory taking into account of 20 days moving average with -0.86% and continued bullish run for 50 days moving average with -8.52%. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 22.58% of the company's stock. Timber Hill LLC purchased a new stake in Opko Health during the first quarter valued at $114,000.

Author: 0 Michael Alan Daniels Buys 7300 Shares of BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Stock

BlackBerry Limited ( BBRY ) stock price tumbled -1.24% to finalize at $11.15 throughout previous buying and selling session. World Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in shares of BlackBerry by 1.3% in the first quarter. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 39.0% compared to the same quarter past year. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $3.88 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 2.91, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent ...

Author: 0 Justin Bieber 'pokes fun at Donald Trump' during One Love Manchester

It generated a further £2.7 million as donations poured in both over the phone and online from audience members and television viewers. However, Usher - who was originally scheduled to appear at the show - missed the concert to be with his diabetic son on his first day of summer camp.

Author: 0 Macron Says France, India to Work Together on Climate Change

He said that at the time of the Paris accord an International Solar Alliance was launched and he was happy that President Macron was fully committed to it. "Be it trade and technology, innovation and investment, energy, education and enterprise, we want to give a boost to India-France ties,"Modi said".

Business Lyft to bring autonomous rides to Boston with partnership
Author: 0 Lyft to bring autonomous rides to Boston with partnership

Under the partnership, nuTonomy and Lyft will collaborate to gain insights into "all aspects of ensuring a passenger's comfort and safety" in self-driving vehicles, a joint statement said. Unlike its larger rival Uber Technologies, Lyft doesn't have a full-blown autonomous-vehicle research-and-development program of its own. In the next few years, we'll see which of these current partnerships pan out, and who emerges as the big victor (or winners) in this sector.

Business MPC meet: RBI may opt for status quo on rates tomorrow
Author: 0 MPC meet: RBI may opt for status quo on rates tomorrow

The RBI may wait for the July 1 rollout of the GST and assess the impact of the new indirect tax regime on inflation before tinkering with the policy rates. The RBI had justified its hawkish stance citing the impact of planned pay hikes for government employees and the introduction of a nationwide goods and service tax (GST), as well as fears of a weaker-than-expected monsoon .

Business Sterling hits 12-day high
Author: 0 Sterling hits 12-day high

But after hitting eight-month highs above $1.30 in mid-May, sterling fell to as low as $1.2770 by the end of the month, as polls showed the race tightening between the Conservatives and the left-wing Labour opposition, which wants to increase public spending and is viewed by markets as less business-friendly.

Author: 0 Will your flights be impacted by Qatar rift?

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson did not take sides in the diplomatic crisis, but urged a unified Gulf Cooperation Council - the regional union that includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates and is threatened by the recent suspension of ties.

Author: 0 The Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.15

It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. A beta of less than 1 indicates the stock will be less volatile than the market, and correspondingly, a beta of more than 1 indicates the stock's price will be more volatile than the market. Finally, Gabelli reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb in a research report on Thursday, February 9th. The stock of Southern Company Gas (NYSE:GAS) has "Underweight" rating given on Monday, January 11 by Barclays Capital.

Business Pres. Trump says air traffic control plan would mean fewer flight delays
Author: 0 Pres. Trump says air traffic control plan would mean fewer flight delays

The move is part of a weeklong focus on proposals to improve the country's infrastructure, Efe reported. Today, none of Southwest Airlines' fleet is ready to switch to a GPS system, and only 10% of the fleet at American is ready. The president said the current system causes "flight delays and crippling inefficiencies, costing our economy as much as $25 billion a year in economic output".

Author: 0 Analysts Consensus For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS)

London Stock Exchange Group had its "Neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the stock.

Author: 0 White House: Trump will not claim executive privilege to block Comey testimony

During the White House briefing Monday, spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that the president would not assert the privilege in order to stop Comey's testimony. Comey reportedly wrote memos describing conversations with Trump before he was sacked in which Trump allegedly asked him to "let this go", referring to the FBI's investigation of Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Business Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor
Author: 0 Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor

According to preliminary voting results from GM's AGM today, the auto giant's board nominees were elected "with between 84 and 99 per cent of the votes cast", while the dual-class stock proposal was defeated with "more than 91 per cent of votes cast against the proposal, or 96 per cent excluding Greenlight's shares".

Author: 0 London flights canceled due to British Airways "major IT system failure"

Delays were also reported in Rome, Prague, Milan, Stockholm and Malaga, with the airline unable to say when flights would resume during the busy bank holiday weekend. "All passengers booked onto these flights should not travel to the airport today", the statement read. It urged passengers not to go to the airports.

Author: 0 Qatar seeks Kuwaiti mediation after powerful Arab nations shun it

The Gulf countries have ordered Qatari diplomats and nationals out, raising fears Qatar could reciprocate by expelling migrant workers and expatriates. During Ramadan, Pakistani pilgrims who were travelling to Saudi Arabia for Umrah via Qatar were stranded in Doha after seven countries severed diplomatic ties with Qatar for supporting terrorism and extremism.

Business Louis area mother, daughter left London Bridge minutes befor
Author: 0 Louis area mother, daughter left London Bridge minutes befor

They were shot dead at the scene by officers within eight minutes of police receiving the first emergency call. The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group, which is losing territory in Syria and Iraq to an offensive backed by a US-led coalition, has claimed responsibility for the attack .

Author: 0 Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate Gulf diplomatic crisis

Qatar Airways said on its official website it had suspended all flights to Saudi Arabia . Their flight was scheduled to reach Jeddah via Doha , but it has stuck in Doha after the Arab nations cut ties with Qatar, and the airline had to suspend all its flights to Saudi Arabia.

Business Subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour
Author: 0 Subway passengers trapped in dark, hot train for an hour

The subway vehicle shown in the video lacked air conditioning from the beginning, leaving passengers overheated and frustrated. The doors failed to open and passengers desperately tried to pry them open. People began taking off their layers, first coats and jackets, but some even removed their shirts and trousers, he said. "Some people started getting faint, and we started to try and see if we could identify any elderly people or pregnant women on the vehicle who were standing or needed ...

Business BA boss: Human error could be to blame for IT shutdown
Author: 0 BA boss: Human error could be to blame for IT shutdown

Mr Walsh, who is chief executive of BA owner International Airlines Group (IAG) and has overseen cost-cutting measures at the airline, said the company had not "got communications right" over the incident. However, some experts say that blaming a power surge is too simplistic. BA was accused of greed after the GMB union suggested the issue could have been prevented if the airline had not cut "hundreds of dedicated and loyal" IT staff and contracted the work to India past year.

Business Here's what's happening to retail sales
Author: 0 Here's what's happening to retail sales

But even though Brits upped their spending on going out last month, they are feeling increasingly cautious about their ability to spend overall and noted that rising food and petrol prices meant they felt less positive about spending on non-essentials, the report said.

Business Citing Losses, Fare Quits Austin as Uber, Lyft Resume Service
Author: 0 Citing Losses, Fare Quits Austin as Uber, Lyft Resume Service

City Attorney Dennis Herrera said on Monday he was seeking records to investigate whether Uber and Lyft fail to adequately serve poor neighborhoods and the disabled and whether their drivers create hazards on the road. They are on the road for such long shifts that they become drowsy, making the streets unsafe. "In San Francisco , almost 30% of rides take place in underserved neighbourhoods and 20% of Lyft rides begin or end at a public transit station", Lyft spokeswoman Chelsea Harrison ...

Author: 0 Kuwait trying to mediate and solve diplomatic rift, says Qatar minister

Meanwhile its bulging $335bn (£260bn) sovereign wealth fund has been quietly extending its economic empire across the globe. The United States has approved two large military contracts totalling more than US$1.4 billion on Monday after promising Saudi Arabia a huge arms package to counter any threat from Iran.

Business Li calls for joint efforts with Germany to promote trade liberalization
Author: 0 Li calls for joint efforts with Germany to promote trade liberalization

Reports suggest China has scrapped plans for one hundred new coal-fired power plants, but that's largely because its economic growth is slowing down and their population is aging. Meanwhile, General Motors, the No. 1 USA automaker, said it would continue its commitment to "creating a better environment". Meanwhile, Trump will announce his decision on whether to withdraw from the Paris climate deal on Friday, as media reports said that a USA exit was likely.