Business Arab diplomatic crisis deepens with new terror-related sanctions
Author: 0 Arab diplomatic crisis deepens with new terror-related sanctions

Qatar has dismissed as "baseless" a terrorism blacklist published by Saudi Arabia and its allies which linked individuals and organisations in Doha to support for Islamist militant groups. President Trump recently returned from a visit to Saudi Arabia where he hoped to strengthen the U.S. Gulf-Cooperation Council (GCC), of which Qatar and blockade participants are members.

Author: 0 'Come From Away' wins Tony for best director of a musical

Tonys host Kevin Spacey kicked off the telecast with a comedic medley of the best musical nominees - including Canadian show " Come From Away ". Nixon was named best featured actress in a play for a revival of Lillian Hellman's " The Little Foxes ", about a greedy southern family's underhanded business practices.

Author: 0 Penguins down Predators to retain Stanley Cup

While the Predators won Games 3 and 4 by a combined total of 9-2, the Penguins responded with a 6-0 Game 5 rout back in Pittsburgh. They became the first repeat champion of the salary cap era, and the first back-to-back victor since Detroit turned the trick almost 20 years ago.

Business Oil firms set up system for smooth daily fuel price change
Author: 0 Oil firms set up system for smooth daily fuel price change

The company will be able to centrally change prices at about 10,000 automated petrol pumps, Indian Oil said, adding at the remaining about 16,000 pumps, the dealers will receive the revised prices at a fixed hour of the day through various means including sms, email, mobile app and website.

Business Trump fundraiser for NJ congressman nets more than $800000
Author: 0 Trump fundraiser for NJ congressman nets more than $800000

Sunday. Donald Trump paid a weekend visit to his Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster , New Jersey, marking the 24th time the 45th President has visited one of his 17 golf clubs (and presumably played some golf) since becoming President on January 20, 2017.

Business England beats Venezuela 1-0 to win U20 World Cup
Author: 0 England beats Venezuela 1-0 to win U20 World Cup

Dominic Calvert-Lewin, the scorer, and Freddie Woodman , the goalkeeper who saved a second-half penalty, were England's heroes in a pulsating final against an exciting Venezuelan team who have defied expectations even more than Paul Simpson's Young Lions.

Author: 0 Kevin Spacey will sing, dance and mock at Tonys

Before announcing the victor for best revival of a musical , Colbert riffed on President Donald Trump's administration being a revival itself, one that "started way off-Broadway - all the way over on Fifth Avenue". who gave their lives", Ashley said in his acceptance speech. She was referring to proposed federal budget cuts for the National Endowment for the Arts, a recurring frustration for this year's Tony winning theater professionals.

Business Pittsburgh Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cup titles
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cup titles

But Cinderella's glass slipper isn't broken yet. NASHVILLE , Tenn. (AP) - The Predators' incredible, improbable playoff run finally is over. Nobody has been better at home this postseason than Nashville . Sunday's game ended after this edition of The Times went to press. " 'We knew it was going to be tough all year, but we just tried to keep with it, ' Crosby said".

Author: 0 The Xbox One X Sure Will Be Hard To Market

Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft's Xbox Division, unveiled the new product during the company's E3 2017 presentation in Los Angeles on Sunday, reports Efe news. "Not only do we have the biggest cross-platform blockbusters on our platform, we've also scoured the world to bring our fans unique content from creative artists that capture the imagination".

Author: 0 Trump still standing, but damaged by Comey

Two days after Comey was sacked, The New York Times reported on a January conversation - allegedly sourced from those Comey told about the encounter - in which Comey claimed Trump asked him for his loyalty. He potentially could also probe whether Trump sought to obstruct justice by trying to end the FBI investigation. President Donald Trump denied on Friday that he had told then-FBI chief James Comey he hoped Comey could let go an investigation into a former national security adviser, ...

Author: 0 Conservatives begin talks with DUP over alliance

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has expressed concern that a proposed alliance between the Conservative Party and the Democratic Unionist Party could pose a challenge to the peace process. "Half past nine", suggested EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. May said Brexit talks would begin on June 19 as scheduled, the same day as the formal reopening of parliament.

Author: 0 What we know about the assailants in the London terror attack

London's Metropolitan Police identified two Khuram Shahzad Butt , 27, and Rachid Redouane , 30. They then went on a stabbing spree in Borough Market . Armed officers killed all three attackers within eight minutes of receiving an emergency call. A second Italian official said there had been "an absolute interchange of investigative information with the British authorities" in Zaghba's case.

Business Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Expansion Revealed
Author: 0 Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Expansion Revealed

Bethesda has also committed pretty heavily to improving Dishonored 2 through patches and add-ons thus far, so fans should expect the new DLC to be more in the same vein as the well-received post-launch content. Building upon Dishonored 2's signature gameplay and art style, Death of the Outsider features all the series hallmarks, including brutal combat systems, unique level design, and immersive storytelling that responds to your every choice.

Business Labour election result not good enough, Chris Leslie says
Author: 0 Labour election result not good enough, Chris Leslie says

The details of the agreement "will be put forward for discussion and agreement" at a cabinet meeting on Monday, a day before the new parliament meets, the spokesman said. Several Conservative lawmakers have warned that May can not carry on indefinitely, after throwing away a 17-seat majority in the 650-seat House of Commons.

Business Uber Just Fired More Than 20 People In Sexual Harassment Investigation
Author: 0 Uber Just Fired More Than 20 People In Sexual Harassment Investigation

Holder's investigation, which has produced a draft report on Uber's workplace culture that has not been publicly released, led to the discovery of specific cases of alleged sexual harassment and other professional misconduct. During Uber's ascent to becoming the world's most valuable startup, the San Francisco-based company took Silicon Valley's penchant for sexism, for cutthroat, unapologetic competition and distaste for government regulation and kicked it up several notches.

Business Brewers place Jonathan Villar on DL, call up top prospect Lewis Brinson
Author: 0 Brewers place Jonathan Villar on DL, call up top prospect Lewis Brinson

He is now 4-0 with a microscopic 0.30 ERA over his past four showings while yielding 11 hits and five walks with 36 strikeouts over his past 30 1/3 innings. "You wait for these moments and you can tell by the way that he walks out to the mound, you can tell by the way he's preparing himself in between starts he's got tremendous focus and he's getting ready every fifth day to do something like this".

Business Brexit Talks May Be Delayed Following UK General Election
Author: 0 Brexit Talks May Be Delayed Following UK General Election

That is highly unlikely, although not impossible. But a series of campaign missteps followed and instead of boosting her party in Labour-held seats that voted for Brexit , her rhetoric may have turned voters off. Predicting "the row of the summer", Davis insisted in May that Britain wanted to " see everything packaged up together, and that's what we're going to do".

Business Delta pulls sponsorship of 'Julius Caesar' over Trump-like portrayal
Author: 0 Delta pulls sponsorship of 'Julius Caesar' over Trump-like portrayal

Thousands of people line up every summer for free tickets for Shakespeare in the Park. It's an edgy interpretation of Shakespeare's 400 year-old play, but hardly an extraordinary one. "I think it's interesting, the analogies between ancient Roman politics and the politics of the United States now..." "But I don't think he's in the same category as Trump", said Martin Margulis, a retired psychologist from Portland, Maine, waiting for his ticket on Wednesday.

Author: 0 A newer, gentler Tony Award telecast

This marks his third Tony nomination and third win. The two will share their favorite Broadway stories and secrets, as well as perform several songs starting at 7:15 PM before the Tony broadcast begins. Select credits also include Bring It On, Wicked, 9 to 5 (Drama Desk and Grammy nominations), Bat Boy, Godspell (2001 national tour), High Fidelity, Annie (2011 Broadway revival), Fly (Dallas Theater Center), Working (59E59), The Wiz (City Center), Legally Blonde, Dear Even Hansen (Arena ...

Business Russian Federation urges dialogue between Qatar, Arab neighbors to end dispute
Author: 0 Russian Federation urges dialogue between Qatar, Arab neighbors to end dispute

Emirati officials also shut down the airline's offices in the UAE on Wednesday. President Donald Trump has attacked Qatar for funding terrorism during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis at the White House. DUBAI/DOHA June 11 (Reuters) - Qatar is ready to listen to the concerns of Gulf Arab states that have cut diplomatic and economic ties, Kuwait said on Sunday, as it tried to mediate a solution to the worst regional crisis in years.

Business Bachelor in Paradise: Production suspended due to 'allegations of misconduct'
Author: 0 Bachelor in Paradise: Production suspended due to 'allegations of misconduct'

The studio adds that it is "conducting a thorough investigation of these allegations", and it will "take appropriate responsive action" once the investigation has concluded. They proceeded to the pool, where they got naked. Well, from what we can glean, it is over contestants DeMario Jackson and Corinne Olympios . In the past we've seen situations where events were teetering on that line, but something serious had to have happened for the show to actually stop production rather than ...

Author: 0 Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

Pletcher's Triple Crown dreams became unglued when Always Dreaming flopped in the Preakness only two weeks after his Derby triumph. NYRA had also hoped to attract millions of dollars in separate-pool betting on the race because of the presence of Epicharis , a Kentucky-bred who is based in Japan and who was eligible for a $1 million bonus available to any Japan-based horse who won the Belmont.

Business Arrest over London terror attack
Author: 0 Arrest over London terror attack

This is the moment the three London Bridge attackers were gunned down in a hail of bullets by Met Police marksmen. A 27-year-old was detained on terrorism charges while the second, 33, was arrested on drugs charges. Police and the security agencies are facing questions about whether they missed chances to thwart the attack. Zaghba, an Italian-Moroccan national, was identified as a possible militant threat after he was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 as tried to reach Syria.

Business Bernie Sanders Congratulates Jeremy Corbyn On UK Election Gains
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders Congratulates Jeremy Corbyn On UK Election Gains

Students and staff at the institution, which bills itself as "the U.K.'s European university" because of its diverse population, also were anxious about how May was going to lead Britain out of the European Union , he added. After confirming on Friday that her top five ministers would keep their jobs, including finance minister Philip Hammond , May is expected to continue to appoint the government that will take on one of the most demanding negotiations in British history.

Business Man arrested in raid in connection with London attack
Author: 0 Man arrested in raid in connection with London attack

Police said on Wednesday night that they had arrested another three men , meaning that they are now questioning five men in connection with the attack. He married a British woman in Dublin in 2012 and lived in Rathmines in the Irish capital. In a blurred soundless video, recorded from a security computer monitor, the three suspects are seen walking down Stoney Street in Borough Market before rushing to attack a passerby.

Author: 0 Qatar vows no surrender in Gulf crisis as US, Kuwait seek solution

Qatar has yet to receive any list of demands from the Arab countries that have cut ties, Sheikh Mohammed said. The response was to accusations from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), the United Arab Emirates ( UAE ), Bahrain and Egypt of supporting terrorist groups and having relations with Iran .

Author: 0 Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

She said she could rely in Parliament on the support of her "friends" in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party after her governing Conservatives failed to emerge as clear winners. After calling a snap election in April in anticipation of a landslide, she ended up with an electoral train wreck, in which her Conservative Party actually lost its parliamentary majority.

Author: 0 'Dead woman walking' May races to form a government

May has spoken to Northern Ireland's tiny Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) with whom the prime minister is trying to craft an agreement, according to a statement from the prime minister's office. When Theresa May announced the so-called snap election in April in order to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks, the Conservatives held 331 seats and led the Labour Party by some 20 points in the polls.

Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron Confirms Third French Victim In London Terror Attack

There has been a terror attack at London Bridge in the centre of London in which eight people have died and at least 48 people injured. The death toll reached eight after a body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream from London Bridge, at around 7.45pm on Tuesday.

Author: 0 European Union tells May 'no time to lose' on Brexit

That threat and the rejuvenation of Jeremy Corbyn's opposition Labour Party will intensify pressure on the next government to do more to preserve access to Britain's biggest market than May was willing to. Morawiecki, who is also Poland's finance minister, said: "It's hard to say I'm happy - because it's not for us to judge the results of the elections in this way".

Author: 0 Trump says British election results 'surprising'

His LSE colleague Paul Kelly said the result would weaken May's hand in Brussels, where she is due to attend a summit on June 22 and 23. In Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel is politically strong. This is a reference to the fact that the United Kingdom government has already triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty that starts the formal leaving process.

Author: 0 Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland in qualifying

Tottenham Hotspur frontman Kane , who notched his sixth worldwide goal, was delighted that his first experience of the England captaincy ended on a high note. "I don't think it was tougher than what we expected because we always expect to have tough games, especially against your rivals". To be 2-1 down in stoppage time, to get that goal is special.

Business British men quizzed over 'terror talk' after easyJet plane lands in Germany
Author: 0 British men quizzed over 'terror talk' after easyJet plane lands in Germany

German police are questioning three British citizens after their conversation during a flight to London prompted an EasyJet pilot to make an unscheduled stop in Cologne late Saturday. The pilot of the flight from the Slovenian capital Ljubljana made a decision to land after passengers told flight attendants "that several men were talking about terrorist activities", a police spokesman told AFP , without elaborating on the content of their discussion.

Business DUP agrees to principles of 'confidence and supply' deal with Tories
Author: 0 DUP agrees to principles of 'confidence and supply' deal with Tories

Her Downing Street office initially announced on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" had been agreed with the DUP , only for the smaller party to contradict that account hours later. "It's just how long she's going to remain on death row", George Osborne, a former Conservative chancellor, tells the BBC . The DUP, which won 10 seats, said it was ready to talk with May about supporting her government, although such an alliance would be far from straightforward.

Author: 0 European Union chiefs warn there is 'no time to lose' over Brexit talks

However, the Prime Minister confirmed after her meeting with the Queen that she would be sticking to the initial Brexit schedule, and talks are still due to begin on June 19 . Having called the snap poll in an attempt to increase her majority and strengthen her negotiating hand, May now has to tread a careful path between the Brexit zealots in her own party and those who would prefer a "soft" withdrawal.

Author: 0 Uber fires 20 staff in harassment investigation

Those cases were referred to Perkins Coie to further investigate and resolve, leading to the firings outlined in Tuesday's staff meeting. In the last few months, executive departures have included VP of finance Gautam Gupta, president Jeff Jones - who was at the company for less than a year - and Anthony Levandowski , an exec at the center of Uber's battle with Google over stolen self-driving auto technology.

Business Apple's HomePod is coming. What to know about smart speakers
Author: 0 Apple's HomePod is coming. What to know about smart speakers

But the Cupertino, California company is likely to stick to its tested method of focusing on a small amount of features and trying to ideal them, rather than casting as wide a net as possible, according to engineers and artificial intelligence industry insiders.

Author: 0 EU chief calls on May to press ahead with Brexit talks

Speaking during a visit to Mexico , Mrs Merkel ended her brief period of "polite" restraint from commenting on Mrs May's catastrophic poll. British politicians differ widely on what they want from the Brexit negotiating process, seeing it as a way to shift Britain either to the right or left.

Business Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'
Author: 0 Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

Though Labour is not expected to form the next government, even through an alliance with smaller parties, the vote suggests the British warmed to the party's vision of keeping close ties with the lucrative European Union market. Only a couple years ago being a powerful enough party to lead the Scottish independence referendum (indyref), the SNP has lost ground to Tories, just like the UKIP, but, unlike the latter, still keeping 5.4 percent of the vote.

Business Stop Funding terrorism, Donald Trump Tells Qatar, US' Key Ally
Author: 0 Stop Funding terrorism, Donald Trump Tells Qatar, US' Key Ally

Kamal Alam, a visiting fellow at diplomatic and defence think-tank RUSI , told Middle East Eye that a prolonged crisis in the Gulf could see Turkish military power in Qatar grow. protection in Qatar for Turkish protection". Still, the Pentagon has been developing contingency plans in case there's any interruption, defense officials said.

Author: 0 Garbine Muguruza hits out at French Open crowd

On a day when 11th-seeded Caroline Wozniacki reached the last eight ousting former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 4-6, 6-2, Muguruza fell 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 to Mladenovic in an error-strewn match which saw even the eventual victor send down 16 double faults.

Author: 0 (EMR) Stake Raised by Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.

It has outperformed by 28.72% the S&P500. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board decreased Emerson Elec Co ( EMR ) stake by 15.66% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Capstone Asset Mngmt Company accumulated 10,654 shares or 0.01% of the stock. $922,737 worth of Emerson Electric Co. The number of shares now held by investors is 644.48 Million.

Business DUP agrees 'confidence' deal with Conservatives in UK
Author: 0 DUP agrees 'confidence' deal with Conservatives in UK

As May struggled to contain the fallout, her two closest aides resigned. However, there have been serious doubts on the stability of such a government and May's own leadership of the Tory party. He said the Conservative election manifesto - which Hill and Timothy were key in drafting - was "a full assault on the core Tory voters, who are senior citizens".

Author: 0 UK election result: Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

Newspapers fronted with photos of British Prime Minister Theresa May and others are displayed at a shop in Westminster in London , Saturday. The DUP could put pressure on the Conservative Party to boost public spending in Northern Ireland, it will wish to ensure that Northern Ireland is given the same importance as the United Kingdom during Brexit talks.

Author: 0 BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Increases Stake in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

First Mercantile Trust Co. now owns 10,830 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $224,000 after buying an additional 3,240 shares in the last quarter. If you are viewing this report on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA and global copyright law. The original version of this news story can be viewed at

Business Iran arrests seven Tehran attack suspects
Author: 0 Iran arrests seven Tehran attack suspects

Now Iranians are worrying about how many others are out there, planning similar assaults. Daesh claimed responsibility for the attacks. The attackers managed to get inside the building and engaged in a shootout with the security forces. He also slammed the Wednesday terrorist attacks in Tehran as a cowardly action, stressing that such moves would only strengthen the Iranian nation's resolve in countering terrorism.