Economy

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:46

Comey , who was sacked by President Donald Trump , told the panel in open session that Trump repeatedly pressed him for his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation by declaring publicly the president was not the target of the probe into his campaign's Russian Federation ties.

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:57

The Cavs broke all sorts of records in keeping the series alive with a 137-116 win which rocked the Golden State Warriors and had Cavs fans believing again. In Game 4, the Cavaliers finally got that trio locked in at the same time, and it was a fearsome thing. Lebron James had another near flawless [VIDEO] half scoring 22 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists , #Kevin Love shot 4 for 5 from the 3 point line scoring 16 points, and Thompson showed up with 6 rebounds , the most rebounds he ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:31

US President Donald Trump smiles during the Infrastructure Summit with Governors and Mayors at the White House in Washington , US, June 8, 2017 . "The president never suggested that Mr. He adamantly denied Comey's claims that he asked him to end the FBI's investigation into national security adviser Michael Flynn . As former FBI director James B.

by | June 11, 2017 | 05:53

Seven-times French Open champion Chris Evert was happy to stand corrected. "It's my goal", said Ostapenko who spends up to six hours a day on court in practice. "I knew the history", Ostapenko said. "I knew that Simona is a great player". Halep was in serious danger of Ostapenko running away with the final set as the Romanian immediately faced two break points at 15-40 in her first service game of the deciding set.

by | June 11, 2017 | 07:11

Although Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the attack , Commander Haydon said there was no evidence the attackers - Pakistani-born Briton Khuram Butt , Italian Youssef Zaghba and Rachid Redouane who had links to Libya, Morocco and Ireland - were directed by anyone else, either in Britain or overseas.

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:55

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to Twitter to denounce Trump's reaction to the attacks and moves by USA lawmakers to slap new sanctions on Iran. Equipped with AK-47 assault rifles, handguns, grenades and suicide vests, the gunmen killed security guards and ordinary people before holding people hostage in the upper floors of the building.

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:59

Oil slid last week after the agreement by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies to prolong output curbs for nine months disappointed some investors hoping for more. While U.S. stockpiles have edged lower, rising American production and drilling is fanning concerns that OPEC's efforts to trim a global glut will be hampered.

by | June 11, 2017 | 05:37

The index is dominated by global companies that do business overseas, and a weaker British currency makes their worldwide sales even more lucrative when translated into pounds. Against the euro , the pound plummeted over 1% to €1.13. This ultimately means that the Pound could drift to 1.25 within the next few hours if market uncertainty heats up'.

by | June 11, 2017 | 05:07

Grinder Luke Parkinson quickly jumped behind the wheel, but down to five crewmen, Artemis eased up as Kiwi skipper Peter Burling sailed off to victory. The next day's racing was postponed by high winds, and the Kiwis returned to the water on Thursday to eliminate Britain's Land Rover BAR and clinch a spot in the finals.

by | June 11, 2017 | 06:36

Police said they had to prioritise resources on suspects who were believed to be preparing an attack or providing active support for one. Zaghba visited her at her home near Bologna several times and in March 2016, after being stopped at Bologna airport, he was investigated for possible global terrorist activity but released, according to the newspaper.

by | June 11, 2017 | 05:47

A roll-call of A-list performers is now confirmed to take part in the concert, including Ariana Grande , whose previous concert was the target of the suicide bomber . Around 45,000 tickets were gone just moments after they went on sale at 10 a.m United Kingdom time, the twitter site for the concert confirmed. The singer is officially back on United Kingdom soil after being seen disembarking a private jet on Friday June 2 ready to begin rehearsals for the concert set to take place at ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 05:16

Trump called the actions against Qatar "hard but necessary". "We have to stop the funding of terrorism", said Trump. "I decided, along with secretary of state Rex Tillerson.the time had come to call on Qatar to end its funding.and its extremist ideology in terms of funding".

by | June 11, 2017 | 04:12

Experts said despite Modi-Xi meet, it doesn't look very optimistic in hoping that disagreements between the two countries will be resolved in New Delhi's favor especially over the NSG membership bid and Pakistan-based Maulana Masood Azhar's designation as terrorist by the UN.

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:59

Trump has a history of promising to deliver things that never materialize and is not known as a reliable truth-teller . The committee also sent a letter to Mr Comey asking for any notes or memos about the discussions he had with Mr Trump before being abruptly fired last month.

by | June 11, 2017 | 04:06

A person close to Trump's legal team has said a complaint would be filed with the Justice Department. Trump says he's willing to speak with the special counsel investigating Russian government efforts to meddle in the 2016 USA election.

by | June 11, 2017 | 04:28

European countries and others expressed concern last month when Trump did not mention the clause in a speech at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters in Brussels. The president's endorsement of NATO's collective defense mechanism came weeks after he put members of the alliance on edge during his first trip overseas.

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:26

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Annual earnings per share (EPS ) growth noted at -61.60% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS ) growth is expected to reach -12.24% in coming 5 years.

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:40

No collusion, no obstruction. Addressing Comey's accusations for the first time in person, Trump also said , at a joint news briefing with visiting Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, "And there would be nothing wrong if I did say it, according to everybody that I've read today".

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:04

FBR Capital maintained Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASNA) on Wednesday, June 1 with "Outperform" rating. On average, analysts expect that Ascena Retail Group will report full-year sales of $1.71 billion for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $6.53 billion to $6.62 billion.

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:53

On Brexit , the DUP supports leaving the European Union but opposes a return to a "hard" border with Ireland, which could happen if May carries through her threat to walk away from the talks rather than accept a "bad deal". "Voters do not want further months of uncertainty and upheaval", William Hague wrote in the Daily Telegraph , while adding that "very serious lessons" would be learned.

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:05

There is little sign she cares. As with the surprise Brexit vote a year ago and the election of President Donald Trump last November, this election saw an apparent no-hoper, Jeremy Corbyn , the Labour leader - a man who for all of his political life has supported far left, even militant movements, consistently voted against his party and bitterly opposed the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation - come close to winning.

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:07

About 436,728 shares traded. It has outperformed by 50.62% the S&P500. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a "sell" rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.43) target price on shares of Pearson plc in a research report on Friday, January 13th. The company's market cap is GBX 30.56 million. The Firm is an engineering support services company. It has a 121.64 P/E ratio. The Firm is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away.

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:48

In a statement quoted by BBC News , Ticketmaster said they had reserved more than 14,000 free tickets for those who were at last week's concert. The tickets sold out in just six minutes when they went on sale, with Ticketmaster saying: "With over 450,000 searches on our site for One Love Manchester over the last 24 hours, demand was always going to be extremely high".

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:48

On Friday, the leaders of the House of Representatives intelligence committee's investigation said they had asked Comey for his notes and memos about his discussions with Trump, and asked the White House to produce any recordings or memos of conversations between Trump and Comey .

by | June 11, 2017 | 03:08

Qatar is home to the largest U.S. airbase in the Middle East, making it a key ally in the US-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Tillerson is calling on Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to immediately ease their b. India on Saturday said that "all parties" should resolve differences "through a process of constructive dialogue and peaceful negotiations based on well-established worldwide principles of mutual respect, sovereignty and ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:29

Comey also said in his written testimony that Trump, in a unusual private encounter near the grandfather clock in the Oval Office, pushed him to end his investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. The toughest questioning of Comey by Republican lawmakers on the Senate intelligence committee focused more on whether the interactions he described amounted to legal trouble for Trump than on whether he was telling the truth about the nine meetings and phone calls he had ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:53

Trump tweeted congratulations to House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling and other House Republicans for passing the Financial Choice Act, a bill that would roll back the Dodd-Frank law. The toughest questioning of Comey by Republican lawmakers on the Senate intelligence committee focused more on whether the interactions he described amounted to legal trouble for Trump than on whether he was telling the truth about the nine meetings and phone calls he had with the ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:47

A statue of former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill silhouettes in front of the Houses of Parliament the day after Britain's national elections in London , Friday, June 9, 2017 . "And make way for a government that will be truly representative of all of the people of this country". Mr. Corbyn can claim much vindication for Thursday's election result.

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:06

The Paris agreement commits the USA and other countries to keep rising global temperatures "well below" 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels and "endeavour to limit" them to 1.5 degrees Celsius. "We in good faith, the European Union, the U.S. under the previous ( Barack Obama ) administration, China, India and several other countries, subscribed to the Paris agreement".

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:09

Another 57 claims remain under review, while 31 employees are in counseling or training. The firings came after an independent law firm completed an investigation into 215 human resources claims, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. The company's investigation which began after Miss Fowler took to Medium with her complaints, have led to investigations into the conduct of at least 215 employees.

by | June 11, 2017 | 02:21

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Equities analysts forecast that Emerson Electric Co. will post $2.59 earnings per share for the current year. (NYSE:EMR). Grandfield Dodd Ltd Liability Com owns 1.29% invested in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Mgmt Il holds 0.12% in Emerson Electric Co.

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:50

But the trouble with that was that Labour probably would have won that election. The final result was announced nearly 24 hours after polls closed. The election's biggest victor was Corbyn, who confounded expectations that his left-wing views made him electorally toxic. In a buoyant mood, Corbyn piled on pressure for May to resign, saying Friday morning that people have had enough of austerity politics and cuts in public spending.

by | June 11, 2017 | 00:31

Analysts anticipate that National Retail Properties, Inc. will post $1.54 EPS for the current fiscal year. RPAI's profit will be $63.35M for 12.15 P/E if the $0.26 EPS becomes a reality. Following the sale, the insider now owns 271,586 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $11,884,603.36. In other news, insider Christopher Paul Tessitore sold 20,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 20th.

by | June 11, 2017 | 00:47

In a phone call to the Qatari Emir, Trump offered to help broker peace following the diplomatic rift that emerged Monday when serval Arab nations cut ties with Doha . They said they would take a hard line on funding extremism, and all reference was pointing to Qatar. "The president offered to help the parties resolve their differences, including through a meeting at the White House if necessary", Trump's office said after the call.

by | June 11, 2017 | 00:27

Magellan Midstream Prtnrs Lp now has $16.21B valuation. It closed at $70.82 lastly. It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. FBR & Co reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $24.00 target price on shares of Martin Midstream Partners L.P.in a report on Monday, May 1st.