Author: 0 May drops key manifesto pledges from Queen's 'Brexit' speech

Four militant attacks have raised questions about her grip on national security, and the death of at least 79 people in a tower block fire has become a flashpoint for public anger at her party's record in government. The Queen's Speech usually sets out the government's legislative plan for the 12 months ahead, but this year's is different. Out of the 24 bills announced, eight relate to Brexit .

Author: 0 Dollar hits three-week high on Fed rate hike bets

Meanwhile, USD/CAD added 0.09% to trade at 1.3280. But with a "lack of any major economic data this week, it remains to be seen if the dollar will be able to climb further, and what that would mean for gold", said Fawad Razaqzada, technical analyst at

Business PM Narendra Modi leads yoga session amidst downpour in Lucknow
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi leads yoga session amidst downpour in Lucknow

Later, Chief Minister N.Biren Singh and Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar flagged off Run for Yoga to encourage people to practice Yoga in the State. The Indian embassy in Beijing was assisted by the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC) and Yogi Yoga, a popular yoga school.

Author: 0 CONE Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:CNNX) Dips Under Moving Averages

It is important to consider the moving averages of a downtrending security. CONE Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:CNNX) has risen 44.45% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. THC has a 1-week performance of -2.64%. It dived, as 4 investors sold Bel Fuse, Inc. shares while 30 reduced holdings. 45 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes.

Business Lift blockade before Gulf crisis talks, demands Qatar
Author: 0 Lift blockade before Gulf crisis talks, demands Qatar

On Monday, Yousuf Mohamed al-Jaida, chief executive of the Qatar Financial Center, said the "blockade" had put at risk business deals worth $2 billion in Arab countries that have cut ties with Doha . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday. "Why they didn't submit their demands yet?" "We are encouraging all sides to de-escalate tensions and engage in constructive dialogue", Nauert said.

Author: 0 Iran blames high USA output for falling oil prices

August Brent crude futures were down 12 cents at $45.85 a barrel, after falling almost 2% in the previous session to their lowest settlement since November. The increase in American output is more than the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries expected and is contributing to crude's decline, he said.

Author: 0 South Korea's President Moon says plans to exit nuclear power

In addition to the external exam, the coroner's office reviewed his medical records from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and AeroMed Management Group, the air ambulance service that helped evacuate him from Pyongyang , North Korea , where he had been detained for almost 17 months.

Business Trump Praises Rep. Hensarling for Dodd-Frank Repeal
Author: 0 Trump Praises Rep. Hensarling for Dodd-Frank Repeal

Maxine Waters, D-Calif., who has led opposition to the bill. While the act was meant to address bankers' concerns, many in the banking sector do not support it because they consider the required capital level too high. "Today, House Republicans are pushing a risky Wall Street-first - Wall Street-first, that's who they are - bill that would drag us back to the days of the Great Recession ", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said at a press conference.

Author: 0 Malaysia's May inflation rises at slower-than-expected pace

Inflation remained within the South African Reserve Bank's (SARB) inflation bracket of 3% to 6%, rising 0.3% to 5.4% in May from 5.3% in April. "We maintain our full year CPI growth forecast at 3.4 percent year-on-year", he told Xinhua in an email.

Business Nabra Hassanen killed in 'road rage incident'
Author: 0 Nabra Hassanen killed in 'road rage incident'

The Associated Press reported that Fairfax County police spokeswoman Julie Parker said at a news conference Monday that "Nothing indicates that (Hassanen's death) was motivated by race or by religion". Police say the girl was assaulted a second time before her body was dumped in a pond in Loudon County, but the Fairfax detectives continue to take the lead in the case.

Author: 0 India reach semis as South Africa knocked out of Champions Trophy

I can take this team forward". Du Plessis took responsibility for the first run out, the one which sent AB de Villiers back to the pavilion, saying that his call for a run with de Villiers was not wise. It was great breakthrough for us. Meanwhile, India will face off Pakistan after 6 years on a real cricket pitch in Edgbaston, Birmingham , which has been a dream of every die-hard Indian cricket fan from a long time.

Business Carla Fendi, Former President Of Luxury Fashion Brand, Dies
Author: 0 Carla Fendi, Former President Of Luxury Fashion Brand, Dies

Carla Fendi and her four sisters had built the globally renowned fashion house from a Roman leather goods workshop they had inherited. Carla Fendi's family (parents Adele Casagrande and Edoardo Fendi) started the family business in Rome back in 1925 with a storefront, but it was the next generation that would launch Fendi into the next century.

Author: 0 Trump gives up on Chinese help on reining in North Korea

The Wall Street Journal reported this week that the USA has held secret talks with North Korea for more than a year, hoping to free US prisoners and establish a diplomatic channel for efforts to constrain Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.

Business Shiv Sena attacks BJP over Valley, Bengal situation
Author: 0 Shiv Sena attacks BJP over Valley, Bengal situation

Mufti held consultations with party leaders. Senior Congress leaders could meet under the chairmanship of Sonia Gandhi if BJP announces its candidature today. Thackeray also mentioned party favorites RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and agro-scientist M. S. Swaminathan, saying that said Bhagwat was proposed because India is a Hindu nation and that the country lost a good opportunity by ignoring him.

Business Dem loss in Georgia special election underscores challenges
Author: 0 Dem loss in Georgia special election underscores challenges

We already knew the race, which pitted Democrat Jon Ossoff against Republican Karen Handel , would come down to a few thousand votes after an absurd amount of money was spent on the election . "Democrats would do much better as a party if they got together with Republicans on Health Care, Tax Cuts, Security". "High-Stakes Referendum on Trump Takes Shape in a Georgia Special Election ", said the headline in The New York Times on June 18.

Business Zanganeh Says Higher US Output Impairs Int'l Crude Prices
Author: 0 Zanganeh Says Higher US Output Impairs Int'l Crude Prices

Oil producers are struggling to shore up markets after a global supply glut led prices to fall below $50 a barrel this week. WTI was trading up a modest 0.23 percent on the news at $43.61, while Brent was trading up.04 percent at $46.04 at 9:17am EST.

Business At Paris Air Show, GE Takes Role of American Upstart
Author: 0 At Paris Air Show, GE Takes Role of American Upstart

Asian purchasers were particularly active as they girded for an accelerating travel boom. US -listed shares of Airbus were up 1.5%. "We just need lift", Bellew said. and BOC Aviation Ltd. Buyers included Ryanair, China's Okay Airways and the Aviation Capital Group leasing company. Until the Max 10, the Max 9 had been largest installment in Boeing's 737 Max family of aircraft.

Business MSCI adds China A-shares to EM index
Author: 0 MSCI adds China A-shares to EM index

Just $5 a month. Fund managers have welcomed MSCI's decision to include China's mainland domestic shares in its Emerging Markets and ACWI indices for the first time, saying the region is rich with "stockpicking opportunities" for active investors.

Business Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market
Author: 0 Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market

It has been stated that chief executive Jeff Bezos plans on keeping the extravagant brand image of Whole Foods , for providing premium fresh groceries, intact while slashing down the prices. In a news release, Amazon said it would acquire the upscale supermarket chain for $42 a share in an all-cash transaction that includes that company's net debt, Efe news reported.

Author: 0 More funding may be added to GOP health plan

But in a May 28 tweet that raised questions about his intent, he said: "I suggest that we add more dollars to Healthcare and make it the best anywhere". Like the House, the Senate held no hearings or open committee markups. His Senate Republicans colleagues may not be listening. Trump has told associates that news coverage of the House health care bill was "terrible", in the words of one associate who has spoken with him.

Author: 0 Took 'unremitting' efforts in N Korea issue: China replies to Trump tweet

One Trump administration official said bluntly they didn't know what the President was referencing when asked what the tweet meant. "There is nothing more tragic for a parent than to lose a child in the prime of life". "That can be catastrophic and precipitous", Dr. Daniel Laskowitz, a professor of neurology at Duke University told NBC Tuesday , noting that the flight back from North Korea could have made a blood clot form or spread to the lungs.

Author: 0 Saudi king upends royal succession

In televised images released by the state's channel, Mohammed bin Salman, the former deputy crown prince, greeted his predecessor and said: "I will never give up your advice". "The strengthening of relations with the Trump administration is the beginning of a new and optimistic time between Saudi Arabia and regional states, including Israel and the Jewish people".

Business Mastermind behind Tehran twin attacks killed: Iranian Intelligence Ministry
Author: 0 Mastermind behind Tehran twin attacks killed: Iranian Intelligence Ministry

Scores of people were wounded. Iran's Intelligence Ministry said yesterday five of the attackers were Iranian nationals recruited by Islamic State who had fought in the militants' main strongholds in Syria and Iraq. "Daesh is an worldwide danger", he said. Some cried, while others chanted, "Death to Saudi Arabia", "Death to America" and "God is greatest". "We are the agents of nobody", the fighters said.

Business Global gold prices hit near 4-week low as dollar firms
Author: 0 Global gold prices hit near 4-week low as dollar firms

Silver fell 0.3 percent to $16.41, having earlier touched $16.37, its weakest since May 12. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last cut interest rates in August 2016. Thirty-year bond yields, which are largely driven by future expectations of growth and inflation, meanwhile dropped to 2.72 percent on Wednesday, the lowest since November 9.

Author: 0 Grainger PLC (GRI) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

It has underperformed by 29.93% the S&P500. Guyasuta Investment Advisors Inc increased its stake in Lowes Cos Inc (LOW) by 1.9% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Insiders have purchased a total of 4,242 shares of company stock valued at $1,107,768 over the last 90 days. The stock of Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) has "Reduce" rating given on Thursday, August 20 by AlphaValue.

Business Turbulence injures at least 10 on US-bound flight from Panama
Author: 0 Turbulence injures at least 10 on US-bound flight from Panama

Flight 1031 hit turbulence about 80 miles east of Cancun, Mexico, on the outskirts of Tropical Storm Cindy , the Daily Mail reported . The Boeing 737 landed in Houston at 2:30 p.m. Seven were taken to the hospital as a result of their injuries. According to Reuters , nine passengers and one crew member required medical attention after the global flight from Panama City, Panama, to Houston encountered turbulence over Mexico.

Business Autopilot Software Chief Quits After 6 Months
Author: 0 Autopilot Software Chief Quits After 6 Months

Tesla competes with other companies such as Uber and Apple in efforts to develop self-driving software for vehicles. A Tesla spokesperson confirmed Lattner's departure, adding that "Chris just wasn't the right fit for Tesla, and we've chose to make a change".

Business Is Nike joining the Amazon roster?
Author: 0 Is Nike joining the Amazon roster?

Vision Capital Management Inc acquired 9,287 shares as Nike Inc Cl B ( NKE)'s stock declined 8.78%. Motley Fool Wealth Management Llc increased its stake in Nike Inc (NKE) by 43.73% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Saudi King Deposes Crown Prince And Names A New Heir, Age 31

The Saudi monarch quickly named him second-in-line to the throne two years ago to the surprise of many within the royal family who were older and more experienced. Even within the royal family, Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the first son of the king's third wife, was overshadowed by his three elder half-brothers, all belonging to the powerful Sudairi clan.

Business JBS selling Five Rivers Cattle Feeding after strategic review
Author: 0 JBS selling Five Rivers Cattle Feeding after strategic review

The head of one of Northern Ireland's largest employers, Moy Park, has moved to calm fears over the future of the business which has been put on the market by its owner. "This is just divesting itself from a feeding unit that someone else could buy and operate", said David Hales, a USA cattle analyst. Company shares dropped 2.8% to 6.17 reais yesterday, and have declined by 45% in the past year.

Business What Happens if the Mayor Loses Control of City Schools?
Author: 0 What Happens if the Mayor Loses Control of City Schools?

All passed, mostly along party lines with some Democrats voting in favor, but have no companions in the Assembly - which authorized a two-year extension along with an energy tax credit. Last year lawmakers extended the policy for a single year. Asked whether he would be willing to compromise, de Blasio said it is the leaders in Albany who must negotiate.

Business Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC)
Author: 0 Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation ( CHK ) will report its next earnings on May 04 BMO. The shares price has positioned -3.16% down over the past quarter while it has directed -31.62% toward a falling position throughout past six months. Since March 3, 2017, it had 4 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $3.37 million activity. Chesapeake Energy Corporation had a negative net margin of 35.84% and a negative return on equity of 7.64%.

Business Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes
Author: 0 Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes

A painful day for crude oil on Tuesday extended beyond commodities markets, spilled over into equities and dragged major benchmark indexes from records. CHINA'S ARRIVAL: Chinese shares traded in Shanghai, which have always been hard for foreign investors to trade, rose 0.5 percent after index provider MSCI said it will include what are called "Chinese A-shares" in its widely followed Emerging Markets index.

Author: 0 Stock Traders Buy High Volume of WPX Energy Call Options (WPX)

WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of -7 Percent. WPX Energy, Inc. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $11.25 and its 200-day moving average price is $12.93. 04/13/2017 - WPX Energy, Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.17) by $0.02.

Author: 0 Yulin dog meat festival in China continues despite global outrage

According to the Humane Society International (HSI), the dogs and cats were rescued from a truck intercepted in Guangzhou, southern China. Young people, old people, even babies are all eating dog meat. One restaurant put yellow paper over the character for dog. Liu Zhong, the owner of a small herbal medicine shop, said police were checking whether restrictions were being observed but wholesalers operate out of homes or secret locations.

Author: 0 Stock Volume Ramping Up Mid-Session: Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

The company was upgraded on Thursday, December 1 by Independent Research. The firm has "Buy" rating by CLSA given on Tuesday, November 15. TX cut its position in shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX ) by 3.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Author: 0 Belmont 2017: Experts make their picks

With all hopes of a Triple Crown success extinguished for this year, the final leg of the Belmont Stakes was notable for those horses who were missing, which included Always Dreaming and the Preakness Stakes victor, Cloud Computing.

Author: 0 Ohio city makes plans for North Korea-held student's funeral

The US President ratcheted up the rhetoric yesterday by tweeting that China's efforts to help put pressure on North Korea have "not worked out". Relatives have said they were told by USA envoys that North Korean officials claimed Warmbier contracted botulism after his trial and lapsed into a coma after taking a sleeping pill.

Business May fighting for survival after failed election
Author: 0 May fighting for survival after failed election

However, even this would have been a huge disappointment to Mrs May, who claimed the reason she called the election was to secure a more substantial mandate for Brexit , as it would still have represented a much weaker position than the one from which she called the election.

Author: 0 Uber's Former CEO Kalanick To Hold The Top Position In The Company

Also, Kalanick lost his temper in an argument with an Uber driver who was complaining about pay. Reps for Uber did not immediately respond to a request for comment on updates to this plan. Uber faces other lawsuits filed by drivers over their pay and treatment, and Uber fired 20 employees for incidents involving discrimination, sexual harassment and other bad behavior earlier this month.

Author: 0 Robshaw & Julian Associates Inc. Buys 8000 Shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

It has underperformed by 30.27% the S&P500. $1.41 million worth of Gilead Sciences, Inc. The Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy holds 22,387 shares with $1.64 million value, down from 32,032 last quarter. Cogan John Francis sold $668,667 worth of stock or 9,943 shares. About shares traded. WSI Industries, Inc. GORDON MARC D sold $377,212 worth of stock.

Business ECB Monetary Position Remains Unchanged
Author: 0 ECB Monetary Position Remains Unchanged

Net purchases will be made alongside reinvestments of the principal payments from maturing securities purchased under the asset purchase programme. The ECB also pointed out that asset purchases can be increased further, in terms of size or duration, if financial conditions become inconsistent.

Business Anthem, MDwise Marketplace pulling out of Indiana's Obamacare exchange for 2018
Author: 0 Anthem, MDwise Marketplace pulling out of Indiana's Obamacare exchange for 2018

INDIANAPOLIS , Ind- Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield says it is pulling out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace for 2018 and reducing the number of plans offered in IN counties to a single, off-exchange plan. In addition, the company said there have been many changes regarding rules, guidance, and operations with this type of coverage. Anthem's decision Wednesday does not affect the company's business selling employer-based health coverage, Medicare Advantage, or Medicaid plans ...

Author: 0 Saudi King appoints new Crown Prince

President Donald Trump has called Saudi Arabia's new crown prince to congratulate him on his elevation. The UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms bordering Saudi Arabia, has been a major point of Saudi investment, especially in Dubai. The newly announced Crown Prince Mohammed, who also serves as defense minister and oversees a vast economic portfolio, had previously been second in line to the throne.

Author: 0 Whitelock wants Read to 'lead from the front' against Lions

The Lions' trip up State Highway 1 would have been a good one last night after their win over the Chiefs . Graham Rowntree says the British and Irish Lions are "ready to go" as preparations intensify for Saturday's first Test against New Zealand at Eden Park .

Business Djokovic accepts wildcard entry at Eastbourne
Author: 0 Djokovic accepts wildcard entry at Eastbourne

Former world No1 Novak Djokovic intends to use a maiden appearance at Eastbourne as a mechanism to find his form before embarking on a quest for a fourth Wimbledon title. The former world No1, now No4 after a challenging 12 months that began with his third-round exit at Wimbledon a year ago, has usually elected to play an exhibition event in the days before The Championships, most frequently The Boodles at Stoke Park just west of London .

Author: 0 Ward D. Mcneilly Sells 24000 Shares of Antero Resources Corporation (AR) Stock

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC ) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, May 17th. It also reduced Sociedad Quimica Minera De C (NYSE:SQM) stake by 6.46M shares and now owns 17.42 million shares. In other Range Resources Corporation news, Director James M.