Economy

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:06

Chris Upton, a teacher at the primary school Roussos attended, remembered her as "simply a attractive little girl in every aspect of the word". Police work at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig in Manchester, England .

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:32

Unlike Flynn, two other former Trump campaign officials have turned over documents to the committee related to its investigation of Russian meddling in the U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland says Flynn told the investigators during an early 2016 security clearance review that a trip to Moscow was "funded by US companies".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:44

And the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, which already prevented an earlier version of the executive order from being enforced, seemed to once again harbor doubts about it, despite Trump's attempt in March to water it down and insulate it from legal challenges.

by | May 24, 2017 | 12:00

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., says the budget cuts Social Security Disability Insurance and would trim the National Institutes of Health budget by almost 20 percent. Retirement benefits: Implementing several changes to the Federal Employees Retirement System saves US$77 billion over a decade. Angela Rachidi, a research fellow at the conservative-leaning American Enterprise Institute, thinks the budget's emphasis on work requirements is a move in the right direction, but says the ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:30

Duterte placed all of the southern region of Mindanao, which makes up roughly one third of the country and is home to 20 million people, under martial law , spokesman Ernesto Abella said in the nationally televised briefing. Meanwhile, photographs purporting to show buildings aflame and black flags raised above public buildings hit social media. "The intent of these security forces , the Armed Forces of the Philippines , is to conclude this rapidly so that we can restore normalcy in ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:45

Conservative party leader Theresa May gestures during the Scottish Conservatives manifesto launch at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Scotland, Friday, May 19, 2017. Mrs May had to defend herself against suggestions that her offer of a cap on social care costs undermined her claim to offer voters " strong and stable leadership".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:30

Richard Burr , R-N.C., the chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, is taking his oversight role in carrying out the probe, and more broadly, how seriously the GOP Senate caucus is taking that role. Flynn faces further legal trouble for failing to report $530,000 he received to lobby for a Turkish businessman on his financial disclosure form-work that forced him to retroactively register as a foreign agent after leaving the White House.

by | May 24, 2017 | 11:26

The 90-day period would end August 16, 2017. " NAFTA is the most critical free trade agreement on the books for US grain farmers, providing open access to countries that are among our top corn, sorghum and barley export markets, as well as significant and growing markets for distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and meat products made using grain", Counsell says.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:35

ISIS has taken responsibility for the bombing, and authorities have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the suicide bomber responsible for carrying out the vicious attack, which left 22 dead and 119 more injured. Police say they conducted a pair of raids on Tuesday, one in the Whalley Range neighborhood, in which they scoured the suspect's home, the other in nearby Fallowfield, which police said included a "controlled explosion to enable safe entry".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:45

The Liberal Democrats fell one point to seven percent while the UK Independence Party gained one point to seven per cent. The Ipsos Mori poll still showed Theresa May's party to be on course for victory, but gave Labour an extra eight points, bringing their support from 26% to 34%.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:20

The South Korean army believes that with its latest missile test, the North has managed to obtain valuable performance data to continue improving its technology, said a defence official on Monday. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, who assumed office on May 10, has announced plans to send his special envoys to Russian Federation, the United States, China and Japan to coordinate bilateral cooperation.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:48

Subsequently, police said a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the attack. The third victim of the attack has been identified by the Manchester Evening News as 26-year-old John Atkinson. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words". "She was at the concert, she'd just seen the support act and said she was having an fantastic time and thanking me for letting her go", she said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:27

The budget proposal also follows Trump's campaign promises to not to cut Social Security, a government-run old age pension program, or Medicare, which helps the elderly pay for doctors, hospitals and medicine. The "real test" will be what happens next in the Senate, Laszewski continued. And: Opinion: The real story about the Trump budget is how little of Trump is in it .

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:24

Texas schools that now allow trans kids to use the bathroom of the gender they identity with would have to roll back that policy. GOODWYN: Houston Representative Senfronia Thompson stood in the Texas House holding up a picture of a Jim Crow-era bathroom sign.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:02

Atlantic Securities initiated coverage on Snap in a research report on Tuesday, February 21st. They set a "reduce" rating and a $16.00 price target on the stock. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Snap will post ($0.54) EPS for the current fiscal year. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark law.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:29

James Milner has a warning for any players wanting to join Liverpool ahead of their European return: Do not sign if the sole reason is Champions League football. " If you have one odd year in 20 years, it is not a problem ", Cech said. "Then we bounced back, and I finished the season at a high level". "I think it helped them not to be involved [in Europe] this season, because they could keep all their energy for the league".

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:50

Haitian-Americans, lawmakers and the Haitian government have been urging the Trump Administration to leave the protections in place. Kelly extended the program for six months, concluding that while Haiti was still not ready to absorb the citizens, a longer extension was not needed, senior Homeland Security officials said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:24

They now have a Dollars 38 price target on the stock. Another trade for 52,631 shares valued at $3.29 million was sold by Frias James D . Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) has declined 2.90% since May 23, 2016 and is downtrending.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:28

Two boys, aged 15 and 14, were later arrested. "I guess he didn't have his phone; he had his wife's wallet because he had left his wallet in our transport, and it was locked already, so he gave them the wallet and those guys left", said Tony Kanaan .

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:39

The President proposes deep cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), which is the nation's primary program to reduce hunger and help struggling families put food on the table. However, many economists are skeptical about the administration's growth assumptions. But the effort has stalled as the White House grapples with the political fallout from allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:20

Analysts polled by the news agency Reuters had expected the barometer, which is taken from a survey of about 7,000 company leaders, to rise only slightly to 113.1 points. The PMI readings point to the strongest quarter of German growth since the first half of 2011, when the Eurozone debt crisis stymied expansion around the bloc.

by | May 24, 2017 | 10:10

Thomas J Herzfeld holds 0.34% of its portfolio in Korea Fund Inc. The insider Sherr Richard sold $89,110. Oxford Asset has 0.13% invested in Taylor Morrison Home Corp (NYSE:TMHC) for 132,423 shares. Boston Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 13,713 shares. Atlantic Gold Corp had 3 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:46

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump stand with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara after delivering joint statements, Monday, May 22, 2017 , in Jerusalem. On a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, the president and first lady Melania Trump laid a wreath on a stone slab under which ashes from some of those killed in concentration camps are buried.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:42

So when Trump says, as he did today, " Obamacare is a fallacy". This new filing doesn't explode Obamacare. The Trump administration and House Republicans have said they will respond separately to the states' motion. As Sigmund Freud first warned, when virtually everything one person does leads another to the same compulsive conclusion, one may assume this is very important to those with the fixation and that if they get the chance they will likely do what they can to carry-out their ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:47

At a weekend summit in Riyadh, Trump accused Iran of funding and arming "terrorists, militias and other extremist groups" in Iraq, Yemen, Lebanon and backing President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war. Rouhani is credited with negotiating Iran's July 2015 nuclear agreement - the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - with the P5+1 group of global powers and the January 2016 lifting of worldwide nuclear sanctions against the country.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:11

It had posted a net profit of Rs 164.23 crore in the January-March quarter a year ago, Voltas said in a BSE filing. For the quarter ended March 31, 2017, Tata Motors reported consolidated revenues (net of excise) of Rs 77,272 crore as against Rs 79,549 crore for the corresponding quarter a year ago.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:55

Setting aside the fact that budget document seems dead on arrival to many congressional leaders, the Trump administration expects to take in an extra $2 trillion in federal revenue over 10 years from the tax cuts. To square these ambitious pledges, the budget then needs either a close-to-impossible acceleration in economic growth, or an implausibly severe squeeze on most other kinds of spending.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:13

Rating agency Moody's cut its credit rating for China on Wednesday, citing slowing economic growth and rising debt that it says will erode the country's financial strength. "Taken together, we expect direct government, indirect and economy-wide debt to continue to rise, signalling an erosion of China's credit profile which is best reflected now in an A1 rating", Moody's said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:14

It was Barcelona's last game at the Camp Nou with its coach Luis Enrique , who is leaving the club after the season ends. The 32-year-old, who has scored 14 goals in his last nine games in all competitions for Madrid , reflected on the superb form that helped his side clinch the title ahead of Barca in the final weeks of the season.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:30

But, while the waiver on the nuclear-related sanctions was renewed, the US Treasury imposed new measures to punish Iranian defense officials and a Chinese business tied to Tehran's missile program. Under the 2015 nuclear agreement , the USA lifted those sanctions. While he was running for office Trump vowed to renegotiate or tear up the nuclear deal.

by | May 24, 2017 | 09:00

On Wednesday, January 25 the stock rating was maintained by BNP Paribas with "Neutral". Finally, Panmure Gordon increased their price target on Aviva plc from GBX 525 ($6.83) to GBX 592 ($7.70) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 9th.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:14

Meanwhile, Palestinian activists are calling for a "Day of Rage" when Trump visits the West Bank on Tuesday. Trump's visit was laden with religious symbolism. The rival factions split over who would lead Muslims after the Prophet Muhammad's death in the 7th century. Some of those tangible results included the Saudis' announcement that they'll put $20 billion into an infrastructure fund with the firm Blackstone, with the idea that a lot of that money might go into USA infrastructure projects.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:30

OPEC and other major producers have reached a preliminary agreement to extend limits on output, the state-run Kuwait News Agency reported on Sunday, citing a statement by Oman's Oil Minister Mohammed Al Rumhy. "With the USA taking full advantage of higher prices and increasing output rapidly at the same time, attempts to rebalance the oil market have been more hard than anticipated", said Oanda's senior market analyst Craig Erlam.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:11

Federal aid to states would shrink by 3 percent, though the cuts would fall most heavily on states that backed Trump's Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election. His cuts to domestic agencies budgets approved by lawmakers each year would be redirected to the Pentagon. It would do so by either capping the amount that states receive for each Medicaid enrollee, or offering states a block of funding with more flexibility in how state officials provide health care to their ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:09

As operator with 33%, BP is partnered in Schiehallion by Shell 55% and Siccar Point Energy 12%, the latter having replaced OMV. The redevelopment seeks to tap a further 450 MMbo and extend field life out to beyond 2035. Working under the Quad 204 regional redevelopment effort, the company said it started oil production from the Schiehallion area west of the Shetland area of the North Sea.