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FBI Investigates Anti-Trump Gunman Who Shot 4 People at Virginia Ballpark


I have a feeling that Steve has made a great sacrifice, but there could be some unity being brought to our country. Five people were wounded, including U.S. "How dare they?" Pelosi exclaimed. As the Los Angeles Times points out , it is Trump supporters that tied Bernie Sanders to the shooting in Virginia by using a fake quote. Read More »

Schiff says firing Mueller would echo Watergate

Donald Trump told his staff, visitors and advisers he was convinced Robert Mueller was a part of "witch hunt" against him and contemplated on firing the special counsel, the New York Times reported Tuesday. He told Woodruff he thinks firing Mueller "would be a very significant mistake, even though I don't think there's a justification. for a special counsel". Read More »

Chinese insurance tycoon detained


In a terse statement sent to reporters at about 2am Beijing time , Anbang said only that Mr Wu - who had spent more than a decade transforming a provincial auto insurer into a global juggernaut - was no longer able to serve in his post because of personal reasons. Read More »

British inflation rate rises to 4-year high as Brexit bites


Demand for Sterling weakened in the wake of the latest United Kingdom average weekly earnings data, which proved weaker than anticipated as growth slowed from 2.3% to 2.1% in the three months to April. Inflation has been rising steadily in recent months, as the drop in the pound — by as much as a fifth against the dollar since Britain voted in June past year to leave the European Union — makes imports more expensive. Read More »

Court approves Marsh deals to sell 26 grocery stores


CVS requested Marsh supermarkets to delay the sale of their 26 locations Tuesday evening. And a CVS spokesperson says his company has "settled" a dispute with the two OH grocery chains that want to buy Marsh's 26 other remaining stores. The transactions are subject to bankruptcy court approval. A subsidiary of Kroger, Topvalco the apparent successful bidder to purchase 11 stores at a cost of $16 million. Read More »

United States consumer prices dip 0.1 per cent in May


Consumer Price Index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, fell 0.1 percent in May on a seasonally adjusted basis, compared to 0.2 percent increase in the previous month, said the Labor Department on Wednesday. Monthly prices fell for apparel, airfare, communication and medical care services, the Labor Department said. The CPI rose 0.2 per cent in April. Earlier this month, RBI left key interest rate unchanged as it wanted to be more sure that inflation will stay subdued. Read More »

'The Mummy' Shows No Signs Of Life At The Domestic Box Office


The Mummy reportedly cost $125 million to make, although, of course, distribution costs and such like mean it's still some way from profit. An animated superhero took third place, with " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie " earning $12.2 million in its second weekend in theaters. Read More »

Lyft joining forces with Jaguar Land Rover in tech venture


Lyft also has a partner in General Motors , which past year invested $500 million in Lyft and, according to reports , plans to deploy thousands of self-driving Chevy Bolts through Lyft by 2018. That news would otherwise be a run-of-the-mill partnership were it not for Waymo's very public legal battle with Lyft's main rival, Uber . Tata Group, which owns Tata Motors and Jaguar , previously invested at least $100 million (roughly Rs. Read More »

Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

He said: "I have not seen this tactic in the United Kingdom before where terrorists create maximum fear by strapping fake explosives to themselves". "From updates on the radio, we were aware that people had got out the van and were attacking people in the market", he added. Inspector Cole said he saw walking wounded and people lying on the floor with cuts and stab injuries. Read More »

Deals Close - How Manchester United will Line up with €146million Stars


The 23-year-old is understood to be one of three attacking players on boss Jose Mourinho's radar, along with Ivan Perisic of Inter Milan and Real Madrid ace Alvaro Morata . "He deserves his name", he added. "I think it's good to be more of an all-round player...". "I had to adapt to the English football but the more I trained the better it got". Read More »

Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals

But the Cavaliers are thinking big after their big Game 4 win. People talk insane man, I'm gonna leave it at that. James said that, in response to the Warriors , he told his teammates to "live in the moment". This NBA Finals is the most-watched series since 1998. In the third quarter alone, the Warriors picked up three technical fouls. However, that record will (or should) always have a Zaza Pachulia-shaped asterisk next to it. Read More »

Japan's Parliament Clears Way for Emperor's Abdication


The legislation permits the first abdication by a Japanese monarch since Emperor Kokaku in 1817 during the latter part of the Edo Period, CNN reported. Naruhito only has one daughter, Princess Aiko. Japanese media have said the government is eyeing the end of 2018 as a likely timeline for his retirement. Read More »

Layoffs Could Total 1000 as AOL and Yahoo Complete Merger


Verizon Communications Inc .is buying Yahoo in hopes of challenging Google and Facebook in the digital advertising market by combining ad technologies and user profiles from Yahoo and the AOL business it already owns. This prompted the company to reduce its sale price by $350 million reducing the final cost to $4.48 billion. Beyond vague comments concerning leading the "global brand space", we don't know Verizon's plans for Oath. Read More »

Trump renews criticism of London Mayor Khan over attack


Hillary Clinton defended London mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday after President Donald Trump tweeted a criticism directed at Khan for the way he responded to the weekend terrorist attack in Britain. Khan's staff said he was too busy to respond to Trump's tweets. "He has risen above this crisis of death and destruction, as mayors continue to do, to alleviate fear, to bring comfort to his people of London and to give support to the first responders who continue to protect, defend and provide ... Read More »

Modi opens India's longest bridge


With the new bridge, Assam and Eastern parts of Arunachal Pradesh will enjoy round the clock connectivity. The Arunachal Pradesh Literary Society (APLS) too agreed with this statement. The 9.15 km long bridge is 3.55 km longer than the Bandra-Worli Sea Link in Mumbai. Modi will wrap up his six-day tour with a stop in France to meet newly-elected President Emmanuel Macron. Read More »

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room

Apple's SVP of Global Marketing Phil Schiller said Sonos aren't smart speakers and Amazon Echos aren't good speakers. Simply saying the words "Hey Siri " will effectively awaken the Apple HomePod , while playing music can also be achieved in extremely straightforward fashion with the intelligent assistant. Read More »

Trump slams London Mayor Khan in renewed attack over


Khan says that London residents should expect to see an intensified police presence in the wake of the attacks. To reinforce this, Trump tweeted on Monday: "People, the lawyers and the courts can call it whatever they want, but I am calling it what we need and what it is, a TRAVEL BAN!" The president's tweets come as London grapples with the aftermath of the attack and Khan tries to explain that the religious beliefs of the terrorists involved are not the same beliefs embraced by him ... Read More »

Longtime J.Crew CEO Mickey Drexler Steps Down

Drexler's 14-year run as J.Crew's top executive followed his previous job as the CEO at Gap , where he helped revitalize the brand in the 1990s and earned the nickname " merchant prince ". Crew had made some mistakes. West Elm was a flailing brand when Brett took up the position as CEO in 2010. Still, what does this mean for the future of J.Crew in light of a shake-up with its most recognizable brass? Drexler, speaking to the Wall Street Journal just last month (paywall), said the ... Read More »

Trump attacks 'pathetic excuse' by Sadiq Khan


Mrs May, taking questions after a central London election campaign speech, was earlier asked if she wanted a period of silence from Mr Trump. Meanwhile, even as Trump vows to be tough on terrorism, Politico noted , he has yet to nominate anyone to such key security and diplomatic posts as Transportation Security Administration chief, assistant attorney general for national security, ambassador to Britain, and Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Read More »

EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact


A person present at the talks said that China had insisted on having a specific reference in a concluding text on the WTO issue. And I think they're kind of the de facto leader on climate change now just because they're implementing what they said they're going to do in terms of wind and solar and energy efficiency. Read More »

Labour Council praises Wynne for minimum wage increase


The organised labour has in the past made a compelling case for an enhancement of the pay package of workers, citing spiraling inflation occasioned by the current economic recession and arguing that retention of the current minimum wage of N18,000 per month was insensitive and morally unjustifiable. Read More »

Minimum wage hike concerns Sudbury chamber

This will give more than a quarter of employees in the province a pay increase and will help ensure that more workers are benefitting from Ontario's economic growth. "I really don't know what's going to come out of his mouth tomorrow", said Flynn. Earlier this month, the Brockville chamber issued a statement echoing concerns by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, which had sent a letter to Wynne warning against potential changes such as a $15 minimum wage. Read More »

Amazon Offers Refunds For Unauthorized App Purchases By Your Children


Likewise, the move to refund the money has finally brought closure to the three-year judicial proceedings that address parents' complaints. Those applying for a refund have until May 28, 2018 , to do so. The FTC and Amazon then made a decision to settle, which allowed the refund process to begin. You are able to complete your refund request entirely online without needing to call Amazon or send anything through the mail. Read More »

Hogenkamp backs renaming of Margaret Court Arena


Similarly, after Tennis Australia came out to distance itself from Court's comments, grassroots activist group Just.Equal asked: 'If Margaret Court is boycotting businesses for their support of equality, does she want her name on a building that supports equality, diversity and inclusion?' "I think a lot of what's happening at the moment is people are expressing their frustration in other ways because the issue isn't being resolved", Mr Wilson said . Read More »

Girls outshine boys in class XII Gujarat Board exam


Furnish the details like roll number, name, location etc. After checking the Gujarat Class 12 HSC 2017 results , all the qualified candidates can apply for national-level entrance tests including medical and engineering courses. The board has already declared the result for the science stream and with the results declared today, the board has released the complete HSC results. Read More »

Moody's cuts China rating citing rising debt, slowing growth

Moody's sees China's growth potentially declining to near 5 per cent over the next five years, even as the government's direct debt burden rises towards 40 per cent of gross domestic product by 2018 from about 14 per cent now. However, it highlighted that official growth targets are likely to fall at a more gradual pace, given the importance the Chinese government attaches to them, "rendering the economy increasingly reliant on policy stimulus". Read More »

Media watchers blame hostility toward reporters on Trump

A former minion for the Iowa Democratic Party now operating as a Guardian reporter, Ben Jacobs , assaulted Montana Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte on Wednesday. The sheriff's office said Gianforte has until June 7 to appear in court on the charge. Acuna, her field producer and photographer then " watched in disbelief as Gianforte began punching the reporter, she wrote on the Fox News website". Read More »

Steven Mnuchin urges Congress to raise debt limit before summer break


The remarks they described in private were stronger than Mnuchin's public comments about the plan to tax companies' imported goods while exempting their exports. Lawmakers had been expected to wait until September or later to act. "The (tax) receipts, currently, are coming in slower than expected and you may soon hear from Mnuchin about a change in the date", Mulvaney said. Read More »

Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

In addition to managing his home front, the other challenge for Mr. Rouhani will be keep the JCPOA going in the face of the U.S. Congress's and now President Donald Trump's declared hostility. Just as we won the Cold War, in part, by exposing the evils of communism and the virtues of free markets, so too must we take on the ideology of Radical Islam. Read More »

FinnCap Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Shoe Zone PLC (SHOE)

Vodafone Group Plc New now has $76.88B valuation. It closed at $104.29 lastly. (TSE:MDI) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $837.54M company. Read More »

Egypt blocks several news sites including Jazeera


Qatar got into a war of words with some Gulf Arab allies on Wednesday after it said hackers had posted fake remarks by its emir against US foreign policy, but their state-run media reported the comments anyway. Ties between Qatar and other Gulf Arab states suffered an eight-month breach in 2014 over Qatar's alleged support for the Muslim Brotherhood , an Islamist group whose political ideology challenges the principle of dynastic rule. Read More »

Moody's downgrades China's rating; changes outlook

Moody's lowered China's credit-rating outlook to negative from stable in March 2016, citing rising debt, falling currency reserves and uncertainty over authorities' ability to carry out reforms. More than two hours after the announcement from Moody's, no Chinese state media had published news about the downgrade. "This is like throwing cold water when everyone is optimistic about China's economy". Read More »

Eurozone Manufacturing Adds Jobs at Fastest Pace in 20 Years


That helped the composite index reach a 72-month high, although manufacturing output was at a two-month low. Shares climbed across the euro zone on Tuesday after data showed robust growth, and Wall Street ticked higher as a USA federal budget proposal called for slashing healthcare programs and boosting military spending. Read More »

Secret Facebook documents show types of content it allows


Under the violence policy, for example, the company attempts to draw distinctions between credible physical threats, verbal threats, and self-harm. It also leaves many postings up in a bid to support freedom of expression. Photos of animal abuse can be shared, with only extremely upsetting imagery to be marked as "disturbing". Facebook's giant network now has more 2 billion people including many fake profiles. Read More »

Raytheon and Saudi Arabia Military Industries Announce Strategic Partnership


Saudi Arabia and the US inked a $110 billion USA arms deal involving the sale of helicopters, air defence systems, guided munitions and other systems to Riyadh. A separate joint venture would "provide support for both military and commercial helicopters". U.S. President had a visit to Saudi Arabia over the weekend and has sealed $110 billion deal, which says Riyadh will buy arms of help it counter Iran, with choices running as high as $350 billion over ten years. Read More »

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105


All 11 games between these teams - all physical affairs - were won by the home team and the Celtics have beaten the Wizards nine straight times at TD Garden dating back to 2014. While this is a brutal way to end his season, Wall can hold his head high after leading his team to a 49-33 record with averages of 23.1 points, 10.6 assists, 4.2 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.1 3-pointers. Read More »

Ford fires CEO Mark Fields, Hackett takes reins


Ford Motor Company is replacing its chief executive in a "reshuffle" of top personnel, a source has told Sky News. The company's stock has plummeted 40% since Fields became CEO in July 2014. "I have developed a deep appreciation for Ford's people, values and heritage during the past four years as part of the company and look forward to working together with everyone tied to Ford during this transformative period". Read More »

First ferry service between Russia and North Korea starts


Thursday local time, according to the Russian news agency TASS. The launch of the route comes at a time when many North Korean merchants ships are badly in need of fix. Experts have said North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, may be hoping closer ties with Russian Federation would help if China, the North's main economic benefactor, steps up sanctions against it over its weapons programs, in defiance of United Nations resolutions. Read More »

US, European officials to discuss proposed expansion of in-flight laptop ban


In March, the DHS banned on all devices bigger than a cell phone on US-bound flights from 10 airports located in Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Kuwait, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates. The ban was put in place after intelligence agencies reported that the Islamic State (IS) are now thinking of hiding improvised explosives or a small bomb in portable electronic devices. Read More »

Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack

Fewer than 10 US organizations have reported attacks to the Department of Homeland Security since Friday, a USA official told reporters on Tuesday. Since Friday, banks, hospitals and state agencies have been among the victims of hackers exploiting vulnerabilities in older versions of Microsoft computer operating systems and demanding payment in the virtual currency Bitcoin. Read More »

Analysts Opinions on: Target Corp. (TGT)


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Boom or Bust? Is there any value in Xerox Corporation (NYSE:XRX)?

The information technology services provider reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.01. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 29th. XRX's distance from 200 Day SMA is 7.58%. If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of US & global copyright legislation. Read More »

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)


It has by 0.00% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:AMD) shareholders suffered on Wednesday. ( AMD ) produced 998 Million profit. Its down 3.13% from 114.91M shares previously. (NASDAQ: AMD ) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, June 16 by Canaccord Genuity. It now has negative earnings. " AMD is the only company with the combination of high-performance computing and graphics technologies required to deliver truly immersive and instinctive computing experiences". Read More »

Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, extending gains after a joint announcement by top producers Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to push for an extension of supply cuts until the end of March 2018. Some analysts doubted that the producers would stick to a prolonged curb. In the first quarter of 2017, "the oil market was nearly balanced", the International Energy Agency said in its latest monthly report . Read More »

Xiaomi unveils affordable Redmi 4 in India

Xiaomi Redmi 4 sports an all-metal body with 5-inch HD display and 2.5D curved glass on top. The phone is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor , 4,100mAh battery inside, 5 megapixel front facing camera and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI. Read More »