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Author: 0 Hamilton says Mercedes are back in the saddle after Montreal win

The podium interview was exciting too, with Sir Patrick Stewart making an appearance and drinking one of Ricciardo's famous shoeys-that's champagne out of the driver's shoe, if you're not familiar with the practice, and yes it's as disgusting as it sounds.

Business Xbox Design Lab Adds Even More Customization Options
Author: 0 Xbox Design Lab Adds Even More Customization Options

Microsoft has declared that Xbox Design Lab has rolled out into other territories, enabling those outside of the United States to custom design their very own personalised Xbox One Wireless Controller, choosing from a variety of colours and finishes.

Author: 0 Investor Review: CBRE Group Inc (CBG) Shares Under the Microscope

The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 59.21 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 56.98. (NYSE:JPM) to report earnings on July, 13. The Firm develops a range of products and solutions created to help broadband network operators deliver entertainment and associated connected home services to the consumer.

Business Opel CEO Neumann resigns ahead of sale to PSA Group
Author: 0 Opel CEO Neumann resigns ahead of sale to PSA Group

Neumann, has stepped down amid the company's sale to PSA of France. Some rumors have placed Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann as a potential leader in the organization of Opel's competitor, Volkswagen AG, but official sources have not confirmed or commented on the topic.

Author: 0 Intimate, wrenching 'Evan Hansen' takes top honors at Tonys

The musical " Dear Evan Hansen ", about a boy who gets caught up in a lie after the death of a classmate, was awarded Best New Musical. Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical - Bette Midler for Hello, Dolly! Heading into Sunday's awards, " Come From Away " was up for seven Tonys, including best musical .

Business Oil rises as investors buy into US crude
Author: 0 Oil rises as investors buy into US crude

Brent crude futures were trading at $48.44 per barrel at 0101 GMT, up 29 cents, or 0.6, from their last close. Due to relatively low oil prices, USA petroleum production decreased by 300,000 barrels per day in 2016. "Crude oil prices are testing lows last seen in [the fourth quarter of] 2016", analysts at US bank Jefferies wrote, pointing to the U.S.as the main pressure on prices.

Business New Zealand opposition plans to slash immigration
Author: 0 New Zealand opposition plans to slash immigration

Labour's policy, which is tipped to cut immigration substantially, is "just wrong" Mr English said. Labour's policy reflected a view among Opposition parties that the best way to deal with these challenges of growth was to shut down the growth, he said.

Author: 0 Wales ready for crunch battle without Bale, says Coleman

As anyone that watched the build-up to Wales' World Cup qualifier with Serbia will have been reminded, the atmosphere in Belgrade can be as intimidating as they come. "But I had no doubt he'd score because he's playing with such confidence at the moment". "His input tonight was huge". And the penalty - the noise the supporters make here is incredible but it didn't matter to him.

Business Gymboree is the latest retailer to file for bankruptcy
Author: 0 Gymboree is the latest retailer to file for bankruptcy

The operator of Gymboree , Janie and Jack and insane 8 stores joins a growing list of specialty retailers and department stores that have closed thousands of locations or filed for bankruptcy this year as consumers shift toward online shopping.

Author: 0 US Treasurys lower as investors focus on the Fed

The Fed is expected to raise the fed funds rate target from the current target range of 75 bps to 1% to a higher target range of 1% to 1.25%. Fed officials have said they are not anxious about the strength of the economy. Despite that, economists are showing more faith than investors that the Fed will raise rates two more times this year - in line with projections policy makers updated in March.

Business Aldi to open another 900 stores in US
Author: 0 Aldi to open another 900 stores in US

Analysts expect Lidl could build up to 1,000 stores by 2021, indicating German hard discounters could soon be gaining on Walmart in terms of total US food stores operated. 1 and 2 respectively. It operates more than 1,600 stores today. Aldi has added more produce and boosted its organic and gluten-free offerings in recent years as it tries to appeal to more mainstream shoppers.

Business German police question 3 Britons after flight diverted
Author: 0 German police question 3 Britons after flight diverted

A backpack belonging to the suspects was inspected outside the aircraft with no explosives found however, said the police. After the plane landed in a secure area of Cologne-Bonn airport at about 6:00 pm (1600 GMT), federal police evacuated the 151 passengers down emergency slides.

Author: 0 Americans among hundreds injured in Kabul attack that killed about 80

Little is left of the vehicle - either a water or human waste tanker - that was used for the bombing , said Najib Danish, a spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry. Japan's Foreign Ministry said the blast broke windows at its embassy and that two of its employees were slightly injured. This is rapidly becoming one of the deadliest attacks in Afghanistan throughout the war.

Author: 0 Across the United States, counter-protests are planned as Anti-Sharia marches

Saturday was the largest protests against Islam it has ever put on. Dressed in white, protesters with the " Unity Rally " wanted a completely peaceful approach to their stance on inclusivity. One anti-Trump demonstrator said, "Glad we ran into each other in a place like this". Anti-Muslim incidents rose 57 percent previous year, including a 44 percent jump in anti-Islamic hate crimes, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the country's largest Muslim advocacy group.

Author: 0 Uber fires 20 employees over sexual harassment probe

Bloomberg was the first to report the firings Tuesday. The terminations follow an investigation carried out by the law firm Perkins Coie in the wake of allegations of sexual harassment made by Susan Fowler , a former Uber engineer who published a viral account of sexual harassment and discrimination at the company.

Author: 0 British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

However, senior DUP figures made clear they were looking at a limited "confidence and supply" arrangement - rather than a more formal coalition - leading to some MPs to predict that there could another general election before the year is out.

Author: 0 Penguins Beat Predators 2-0 For Second Consecutive Stanley Cup

The Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and '98 were the last champion to defend their title. Despite that, the Penguins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets and then the Washington Capitals, teams who finished with the best and fourth-best regular season records, in the first two rounds before getting past the Ottawa Senators in the Eastern Conference finals.

Business BJP forms 3-member panel for Presidential poll
Author: 0 BJP forms 3-member panel for Presidential poll

The last date for filing nomination is June 28. Opposition parties too are working urgently on picking their own Presidential candidate via consensus. With the presidential election just weeks away, the government and the opposition have revved up their efforts to pick a successor to Pranab Mukherjee , whose term ends next month.

Author: 0 Generate funds yourselves to waive loans of farmers: Arun Jaitley to states

The Finance Minister's statements came after the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra had announced a loan waiver for the farmers in the state. "There was already about 81 cases that has been filed under the IBC.of these 81 cases, 18 cases initiated by the financial creditors are already before the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) and since bulk of the NPAs 70% are either in a consortium or multi-banking arrangement, the speedy resolution for them is required", Jaitley said.

Author: 0 Philippine troops raise flag as bombs fall on Islamist-held city

In a press briefing, Lt. Col. Jo-ar Herrera said that U.S. special forces were helping the army. The US Embassy in Manila said in a statement that US special forces were helping at the request of the Philippine government, but added that it could not disclose "operational details".

Business Session Watch: Following the Numbers for AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)
Author: 0 Session Watch: Following the Numbers for AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)

United States Steel Corporation makes up approximately 8.8% of Arlington Capital Management Inc.'s portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest position. Analysts are speculating a 8.47% move, based on the high target price ($41) for the shares that is set to reach in the next 12 months. Also, Director Stephen J.

Author: 0 Veggies, pulses drag inflation to record low of 2.18% in May

Consumer prices rose 2.99% on year in April. The inflation eased owing to food price decline by almost 1.05 per cent in May compared to same period previous year. "There would not be any effect of a rate cut at this point due to the excess liquidity of Rs4 lakh lying with the RBI", he said. Economists say the RBI is waiting to see if inflation remains low, especially after the implementation of a goods and services tax or GST from July 1.

Author: 0 Politically charged speeches at Tony Awards

See, " Dear Evan Hansen ", one of the musicals nominated this year, centers around a teenager who writes fake emails to ingratiate himself into the family of a fellow classmate, who commits suicide. A highlight was actress Rachel Bay Jones, a victor for " Dear Evan Hansen ", saying that she finally forgave her parents for "cursing me with a love of the theater".

Author: 0 The Rio Tinto plc's (RIO) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Intertek Group plc now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of GBX 3,858.06 ($49.85). Ratings analysis reveals 38% of Stericycle's analysts are positive. J P Morgan Chase & Co boosted their price objective on shares of Restaurant Group PLC from GBX 330 ($4.26) to GBX 340 ($4.39) and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 9th.

Business Over 168m Children Involved In Child Labour Globally - ILO
Author: 0 Over 168m Children Involved In Child Labour Globally - ILO

Despite the enactment of clear laws against child labour, the plight of Pakistan's child labourers remains unaddressed due to poor implementation of these laws, said the Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (Sparc) on the eve of the World Day Against Child Labour .

Business Qatar Says Gulf Citizens Can Remain Amid Bitter Diplomatic Dispute With Neighbors
Author: 0 Qatar Says Gulf Citizens Can Remain Amid Bitter Diplomatic Dispute With Neighbors

African Union chairperson Alpha Conde on Sunday put himself forward as a mediator in the crisis between Qatar and other Gulf countries, urging dialogue after several African nations also recalled their ambassadors to Doha . They accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region with ties to their Shiite rival, Iran. Rumours have circulated in Doha that some exchanges have been hit by a shortage of dollars, potentially affecting remittances by Qatar's migrant workforce, ...

Author: 0 Puerto Ricans back statehood in questioned referendum

While 97% chose statehood, political foes will say the vote isn't credible as turnout was only about 23%. It is believed that Republicans, who now control the majority of seats, would be reluctant to support statehood for a territory that is likely to lean Democrat.

Business Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed
Author: 0 Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

May, jolted by the electoral setback, however, remained defiant to calls for her resignation and vowed to form a minority government with the informal backing of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). "The Conservatives have not yet broken the British system of democracy, but through their hubris and incompetence they have managed to make a mockery of it", it said in an editorial.

Business Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss

I've never felt the way I feel about this", Clinton said, adding, "I'm particularly concerned about the role that Russian Federation played and the very serious interference we know that they were responsible for in our most fundamental democratic act".

Business Increased Selling after U.S. Withdraws from Global Climate Pact
Author: 0 Increased Selling after U.S. Withdraws from Global Climate Pact

In a separate report, the Energy Department said oil production in the United States has climbed by 318,000 barrels a day since OPEC began cutting its output at the beginning of the year. Crude oil inventories again fell significantly, draining USA stockpiles by more than 10 million barrels over the past two weeks, the Energy Department reported Thursday.

Business Trump, Merkel Relationship
Author: 0 Trump, Merkel Relationship "Fairly Unbelievable", US White House Says

Both corroding relationships have always been goals of Russian President Vladimir Putin, raising speculation about Trump's rhetoric and actions being more in line with the Kremlin than many of America's closest European allies. Yet her assertion that Europe has to step up as USA ties become "to some extent" less dependable was welcomed at home. Also, during the presidential election in France, the other key member of the EU, Trump tacitly backed the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen ...

Author: 0 Taylor Swift criticised for 'immature' music release alongside Katy Perry album

The unexpected return comes nearly three years after the Bad Blood singer abruptly removed her extensive catalogue from Spotify in a dispute over royalties. Katy Perry is expected to drop her new album, Witness , Friday midnight (US time ). No one has asked me about my side of the story, and there are three sides of every story: "one, two and the truth".

Author: 0 Morocco Offers Helping Hand in Mediating Qatar Crisis

And in some cases, as American and Western media houses have extensively reported and claimed that there was a lot of evidence to suggest the Saudis had supported or co-sponsored some of the same figures it had accused its own neighbour Qatar of supporting and harbouring! "So far five planes carrying perishable food items such as fruit and vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent today", Noushabadi said.

Author: 0 HomePod brings Apple's Siri into the living room

The speaker has the "power to rock the house ", according to Schiller, and the aim is to make HomePod a voice-commanded assistant for news, messages, weather, traffic, home controls and more. Given it's price and features ( or lack of it), it seems very hard for HomePod to challenge Google Home or Amazon Echo . Google's $130 (£105) Home speaker is triggered by the phrase "Hey Google" while Amazon's Echo uses "Alexa".

Business British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results
Author: 0 British PM Theresa May's top aides resign following disastrous election results

Timothy and Hill had worked for May when she was interior minister, before she became prime minister in July past year in the chaotic days that followed the Brexit vote, and their influence had increasingly angered senior ministers. "For instance, if London were to stay in the customs union, then it would not have to renegotiate all trade agreements", he told the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung newspaper.

Author: 0 Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH)

Many investors will opt to use multiple time periods when examining moving averages. These shares are worth $106,000 and were traded at $8.48 each. Using a broader approach, the stock has been trading -95.11% off of the 200-day moving average.

Business 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards
Author: 0 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards

Also expected to sing throughout the evening are the actors from Bandstand , Dear Evan Hansen , Falsettos , Groundhog Day: The Musical, Hello, Dolly! Gavin Creel won best featured actor in a musical for " Hello, Dolly! " and "August Wilson's Jitney " won best revival of a play.

Business Moscow braces for anti-corruption protests
Author: 0 Moscow braces for anti-corruption protests

He said the Moscow protest was being moved to the central Tverskaya Street, which leads to the Kremlin, because authorities allegedly pressured providers of audio, video, and stage equipment not to work with the organizers. The leader of the Progress Party, who has previously been jailed for organising and leading protests, was left partly blinded after he was doused with a chemical green liquid in March.

Author: 0 US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back

In its monthly short-term energy outlook Tuesday, the EIA said USA oil output average 10 million barrels per day in 2018 up from 9.3 million barrels per day now. USA drillers have added rigs for 20 straight weeks, the longest streak in at least three decades, undercutting efforts by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries to cut production and eliminate a global supply glut.

Business Policemen storm Malaysia plane after bomb scare
Author: 0 Policemen storm Malaysia plane after bomb scare

The airline said the man was apprehended by airport security after the plane landed and was sent to a remote part of the airport. "We don't want to be stigmatizing any more than mental illness is already stigmatized", he said. Marks was arrested yesterday after causing a bomb scare on board MAS flight MH128 which was flying from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur . Police carrying semi-automatic assault rifles and wearing body armour took the man off the plane.

Author: 0 Macron's new centrist party winner of first-round parliamentary vote

Another sign of voters' rejection of the political mainstream was that far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon was, with the Communist Party, projected to see his party win as many as 20 or so seats. The FN's deputy leader Florian Philippot admitted to "disappointment" and called on voters to "mobilise massively" for the second round. The Socialist Party suffered in particular.

Author: 0 Growth in euro zone revised upwards to highest rate in a year

The Governing Council, meeting yesterday, dropped its guidance that rates might fall further, saying only that it now expects borrowing costs to stay at present levels for an extended period. Sterling is set to remain volatile due to Brexit uncertainty. "Measures of underlying inflation remain low and have yet to show convincing signs of a pick-up, as unutilised resources are still weighing on domestic price and wage formation", Draghi said .

Author: 0 Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP

The conservative , pro-union party only gained two seats to take their Westminster tally to 10, but with the Tories short of a majority, the DUP has become disproportionately important. May had called the snap election with a view to increasing the narrow majority she had inherited from her predecessor David Cameron. The result was a personal humiliation for Mrs May who called the election three years before she had to to bolster her position in Parliament as she embarked on the ...

Author: 0 Crackdown 3 Releases On November 7; Gets New Trailer Featuring Terry Crews

It features a 6-teraflop graphics chip, 12 GB of memory, and 326 GB/second of memory bandwidth. Microsoft is still talking about the Xbox One X , so stay tuned, and we'll keep you posted. That focus marks a continued shift back to its core gaming demographic, after the Redmond, Washington-based company was faulted by some for targeting the initial Xbox One at more of a general entertainment audience.

Business Jaguar Land Rover invests £19m in rideshare platform Lyft
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover invests £19m in rideshare platform Lyft

The motor industry is betting that auto ownership will fall in major cities in the long term as people switch away from traditional vehicle usage in favour of transport as a service. Jaguar Land Rover's investment is the latest in a string from manufacturers in the auto industry as Lyft attempts to compete against Uber's financial might through pooling the resources of several firms.

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.

Business 'Come From Away' wins Tony for best director of a musical
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.