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by | May 26, 2017 | 01:59

The committee requested that Comey appear on Wednesday, a day after the New York Times published a report, which was subsequently corroborated by other outlets, detailing the existence of a memo written by Comey describing a meeting in which Trump said he "hoped" the FBI director would drop an investigation into the Russian Federation ties of his sacked national security adviser Michael Flynn.

by | May 26, 2017 | 01:22

It's not 5 p.m. on Thursday yet, so there's no telling what news will break when, for the first time in the Trump presidency, a Trump property will host a golf tournament. The opulence of the Surrey Estate, those thatched roof mansions tucked between huge trees sometimes nearly invisible until you're at their wrought iron gates, is literally alien - like stepping into another world - for annual visitors like me for the BMW PGA Championship.

by | May 26, 2017 | 01:14

Hamilton scored from first base on Zack Cozart's two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Reds over the Indians, 4-3, on May 25. "We want to discuss every option rather than waiting until (Kluber) is back", Francona said. He allowed just a hit over the first three innings, striking out four.

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:46

The news comes after we revealed on Tuesday that sales of Apple's iPhone in the key Chinese market slipped by almost nine percent in the first three months of 2017. Gartner attributes that in part to the access that Huawei, Oppo, and Vivo have to expanding smartphone markets in regions close to China. Meanwhile, Vivo sold nearly 26 million smartphones and achieved a market share of 6.8%, which helped it achieve growth of 84.6% in shipment volume in the first quarter.

by | May 26, 2017 | 02:10

Shellback Capital Lp sold 54,058 shares as the company's stock rose 18.15% with the market. About shares traded. Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:NE) has declined 46.66% since May 24, 2016 and is downtrending. The stock of Orbotech Ltd (NASDAQ:ORBK) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 16 by Needham. More interesting news about Orbotech Ltd (NASDAQ:ORBK) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: " Orbotech Ltd (ORBK) Falls to Session Lows After Disclosing ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 00:19

Most of the computers found are running older versions of the software and can not be patched, said Brown. Rapid7 said the vulnerability could be used to develop a worm like the one which allowed the WannaCry ransomware to spread so quickly.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:38

French midfielder Paul Pogba , who scored United's first goal, dedicated the triumph to the victims, saying: "We played for the people who died". - Henrikh Mkhitaryan is the first Armenian to score a goal in a European cup final. We are just football players but we have an audience so we want to work together for a normal world .

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:33

Shares of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) traded up 1.45% during trading on Monday, reaching $81.59. Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) has risen 7.67% since May 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Marshall Wace LLP now owns 494,535 shares of the company's stock worth $36,022,000 after buying an additional 45,452 shares during the period. NVS's profit will be $3.09B for 17.25 P/E if the $1.18 EPS becomes a reality.

by | May 25, 2017 | 23:51

The declaration of success with the Polaris-2, which the US calls the KN-15, comes just a week after North Korea launched a new missile, the Hwasong-12-which experts say is capable of flying 2,800 miles, more than enough to reach the USA base in Guam and farther than any weapon that North Korea has successfully fired to date.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:57

That unprecedented one-two punch from a president in his first major speech in Europe further rattled a continent anxious about Trump's commitment to their bonds and reeling from another deadly terror attack. Trump's remarks - paired with his conspicuous decision not to reiterate U.S. commitment to NATO's mutual defense provision, Article 5 - are likely to unsettle allies who had hoped to hear Trump assuage their concerns about his commitment to the historic alliance.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:50

The rate dropped as "employers created more jobs and reduced the number of new layoffs", the department said in a press release. In Southeast Tennessee, unemployment was the lowest in Bradley County at 3.5 percent. There were 3,774 more people employed in April than in April 2016. In the category of first-time claims for unemployment assistance, there were 219 fewer filings month over month, for a total of 579.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:13

The price rise this year has spurred growth in the USA shale industry, which is not participating in the output deal, thus slowing the market's rebalancing with global crude stocks still near record highs. At around $50 a barrel, benchmark crude is up from the sub-$30 levels reached in early 2016. "We have to wait and see that the militancy effects are out and the infrastructure is rebuilt and we're back to production", he said.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:55

He said the United States and its allies "should know that Iran is a democratic, stable and powerful country" and that it promoted "peace, good neighborliness, and the creation of a world opposed to violence and extremism". "Those who have fought terrorists are the Syrian and Iraqi people. And drive them out of this earth", he added. Conservative clerics were also angered by the fact that men and women danced together in the streets of Tehran following Rouhani's election victory, testing ...

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:39

Democrats are launching Facebook ads against Republican Greg Gianforte over his alleged body-slamming of a reporter. It's an nearly instant turnaround before polls close Thursday evening. "Usually when people say "the press is under assault" they are speaking metaphorically", quipped Jeet Heer, a senior editor at The New Republic. Scott Sales, the Republican president of Montana's state senate, said he could not understand why the scuffle took place.

by | May 25, 2017 | 22:01

Just over thirty thousand of the grand tourers were built over a ten year period, targeting well-heeled drivers who wanted a high-performance V12 engine and the pinnacle of BMW's technological know-how. Though there's room inside for four, BMW is insistent that this is a driver's auto. The concept is a long and rakish two-door coupe, which has a whiff of Maserati about its proportions.

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:35

New trailer after the jump. Micro Machines World Series arrives on June 23rd from Codemasters and Deep Silver. This time around they've trimmed the auto list down considerably-Micro Machines V4 had some 750 cars, this game has 12. JOE MOBAT has never looked so good or felt so fun". As revealed in the trailer, players will be able to utilize 12 different vehicles in Codemasters' latest racing title.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:47

Trump traveled to the European Union headquarters in Brussels for meetings with Donald Tusk , the president of the European Council , Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, and other EU officials. But the threat of Islamic extremism remained a uniting theme as the specter of Monday's Manchester concert bombing loomed over today's summit at the alliance's new headquarters in Brussels .

by | May 25, 2017 | 21:35

Envestnet Asset Mngmt reported 341,678 shares. Mackenzie Corporation holds 0.13% or 647,003 shares in its portfolio. Stock of Applied Materials, Inc . It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. Voloridge Investment Management Llc sold 1.28M shares as Applied Matls Inc ( AMAT)'s stock rose 23.58%. It also reduced its holding in Nrg Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) by 289,412 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 78,467 shares, and cut its stake in Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:SE).

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:49

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE ) has launched its first TV ad for breast cancer drug Ibrance, joining a larger mainstream push for cancer drugs in TV ads and coming hot on the heels of the FDA approval of Novartis' first-ever in-class competitor. It dived, as 60 investors sold Pfizer Inc. shares while 672 reduced holdings. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.19, from 1.04 in 2016Q3.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:35

Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday, May 25, 2017, to decide a nationally watched congr. It's unclear how an alleged assault of a reporter by a Montana congressional candidate will affect the special election's outcome - in part because more than a third of the state's registered voters cast absentee ballots before polls opened Thursday.

by | May 25, 2017 | 19:44

What is the Vodafone SuperDay plan? Vodafone has come up with data plans that start at Rs 19. Other than these benefits, Vodafone SuperWeek at Rs 89, additionally offers talk-time benefits of 100 minutes to other networks. Earlier this month, another telecom operator Bharti Airtel announced new broadband plans, offering up to 100 per cent additional high speed data benefits.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:15

To do so, players will be able to create a custom character, chosen from one of five races and a backstory that will inform their skills, in a game that promises nearly unparalleled freedom. Original Sin 2 features five playable races and a new tag system that lets players shape the background and motivations of their characters, from noble elven cannibals to swarthy dwarven outlaws.

by | May 25, 2017 | 20:50

Before going to Nato HQ, where he will deliver a short speech, Mr Trump is due to have a private lunch with new French President Emmanuel Macron after meeting European Union officials. She is also expected to raise Britain's concerns directly with the president over the leaking to the U.S. press of sensitive details of the investigation into the Manchester attack, including photographs of bloodstained fragments of the bomb.

by | May 25, 2017 | 19:33

And yet, nobody in the Muslim world has expressed any major outcry over the change of tone by the U.S. administration. Last week, Foreign Policy magazine said Israeli officials were "shouting at their American counterparts" over the leak, while ABC News reported the information had come from an Israeli agent embedded with Islamic State fighters and Trump's leak had put the agent's life in peril.

by | May 25, 2017 | 19:25

Microsoft's video game streaming service is getting a face-lift, new features, and a new name - Mixer - as the Redmond company integrates a Seattle startup it acquired nine months ago. Mixer plans to continue attempting to distinguish itself by adding features that other services don't offer, and to keep focusing on streaming as a social experience.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:49

The free version of the game that will be accessible over the weekend will give players access to the base game along with mod functionality on both platforms. It's certainly a huge offering of games, the only downside, however, is that nearly all of these titles are unheard of or years old at this point. So far, all other Assassin's Creed games have been extremely impressive to say the least, although there would be personal favorites in the series depending on the type of gamer that you are.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:14

Mr Trump is in Israel on the second stop in his nine-day tour of the Middle East and Europe. At the same time , Abbas and the Palestinians have been pleasantly surprised by Trump. Trump and Abbas expressed their support for the Riyadh Summit leaders' condemnation of terrorism and commitment to suppress financing of terrorist organizations and to fight their continuing propaganda efforts.

by | May 25, 2017 | 18:52

A source said British investigators were hunting for anyone who may have helped build the suicide bomb. Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, told reporters Wednesday he understands the concern about USA leaks possibly harming the United Kingdom police operation.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:50

After waving at the crowd, President Trump reached out for Melania's hand, when she whisked it away to tuck her hair. Again, I want to emphasize that this moment caught on tape does not tell us anything about anything. "He's looking for a kind of outside-in approach, first peace between Israel and Sunni Arab states, who have a common enemy in Iran, and that regional peace leading to Israeli-Palestinian peace".

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:42

Moreover, this version of the camera is compatible with more smartphones even iPhones which will help the consumers connect it to various devices. The Galaxy S8 smartphone is Samsung's latest flagship model that was released last month.

by | May 25, 2017 | 17:01

One of the most travelled and picturesque highways in the world will not be accessible in Big Sur after a massive landslide covered the road last Saturday. Kirk Gafill, president of the Big Sur Chamber of Commerce and owner of the historic Nepenthe Restaurant, said the landslide may be a blessing in disguise as it has potential to stable the land the Caltrans was looking forward to shoring up.

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:19

Asked about the Post report when he appeared Tuesday before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Coats declined to comment, saying it would not be appropriate. Brennan noted anew that USA intelligence agencies had concluded "Russia's goals were to undermine public faith in the US democratic process, denigrate Secretary (Hillary) Clinton and harm her electability and potential presidency, and to help President Trump's election chances".

by | May 25, 2017 | 16:05

News of both arrests comes just hours after Ramadan Abedi denied to the Associated Press that his son is linked to the attack which killed 22 people on Monday. She also canceled a May 28 stop in Antwerp, Belgium, concerts in Lodz, Poland on May 31 and June 1 as well as shows in Frankfurt, Germany on June 3, and Zurich on June 5.

by | May 25, 2017 | 15:56

Once upon a time, LG wasn't bothered at all to update their devices to latest Android version. Although it was one of LG's flagship smartphones from two years ago, the V10 hasn't yet received the highly-anticipated Android 7.0 Nougat update.

by | May 25, 2017 | 15:20

Last year, Facebook received a lot of criticism for promoting biased and fake news . (The company still appears reluctant to admit any part of it resembles a media company.) So the new update will simply show "some of the most popular stories about that topic on Facebook ", the company's blog post reads.