Syria army says six dead in US strike

There is a political reality that we have to accept in terms of where we are right now. It was dwindling opportunity lost. Grennell said that Turkey's support can be pivotal in getting Moscow to relax its support for President Bashar al-Assad's ad... More..

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OPEC deal: How long can oil producers maintain reduced output?
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

OPEC deal: How long can oil producers maintain reduced output?

While there was some support for crude from financial markets, physical fundamentals remained weak, especially due to soaring USA output that is undermining efforts lead by Organization of the Petroleum Exporti...More..

Assange appears safe from eviction, taunts Ecuador poll loser
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Assange appears safe from eviction, taunts Ecuador poll loser

With 94.18% of the official vote counted, Lenin defeated former banker Guillermo Lasso , candidate for the right-wing CREO-SUMO alliance with 51.07% to 48.93%, according to results issued by the country's Nati...More..

Final Four 2017: Frank Martin brought to tears reflecting on season's accomplishments
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Final Four 2017: Frank Martin brought to tears reflecting on season's accomplishments

No. 7 seed SC, ever full of surprises, made that inevitable run - coming all the way back from a 14-point deficit midway through the second half to take a 67-65 lead with 7:06 left via a 16-0 run - and forced G...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump 'develops friendship' with Chinese president at Mar-a-Lago

The president has said that if China doesn't exert more pressure on North Korea, the USA will act alone. A military guard lined the drive on the way in, according to White House pool reports. China always str...More..

WhatsApp peer-to-peer Payment Solution to Launch in India Soon
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

WhatsApp peer-to-peer Payment Solution to Launch in India Soon

The move, aimed at curbing unaccounted wealth, triggered a cash shortage in Asia's third-largest economy, prompting people to explore new digital cash options. It is none other than Whatsapp. WhatsApp has pla...More..

KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

KFC to stop using chickens raised with human antibiotics

The KFC U.S. antibiotics commitment is also part of parent company Yum! Routinely feeding antibiotics to animals raised for food has been linked to the surge in resistant strains of bacteria that cause seriou...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

China condemns Syria chemical attack, supports investigation

Prime Minister Theresa May's office says the action was "an appropriate response to the barbaric chemical weapons attack launched by the Syrian regime, and is meant to deter further attacks". The US has carried...More..

Amtrak says New York Penn Station tracks are fixed
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Amtrak says New York Penn Station tracks are fixed

Three trains will terminate at Jamaica Station, and one is being diverted to Hunterspoint Avenue in Queens. Earlier, the Long Island Railroad, which shares the tracks affected by Monday's derailment at the st...More..

Tesla boasts record quarterly sales
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Tesla boasts record quarterly sales

The electric auto manufacturer, Tesla , says its sales have jumped 69 per cent from a year ago and it is selling a record 8,000 vehicles a month. While much smaller in quantity, the record-setting deliveries...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

Some grumbled the writing was on the wall for his departure once "the investigator became a bigger story than the investigation". A Republican member of the House Intelligence Committee told Fox News that t...More..

Kendall Jenner Pepsi Memes: Soda Company Pulls Ad After Controversy
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Kendall Jenner Pepsi Memes: Soda Company Pulls Ad After Controversy

According to the source, Jenner has not publicly addressed the fiasco due to an agreement that will not allow her to comment on it without Pepsi's approval. "Clearly we missed the mark, and we apologize ", t...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Russian Federation decries 'clear act of aggression' in USA strike on Syria

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said there were no reports of any Russians being hurt in the attack. Syria said six people were killed in the strike. Russian officials confirmed Friday morning that Moscow ha...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

U.S. strike on Syria a 'positive response': Erdogan aide

A Syrian military source said earlier the attack on the Syrian air base had led to "losses". He said "the combat efficiency of the US strike was very low" and that 23 of the 59 missiles fired by the USA reach...More..

Ford's plans to electrify China include 2 EVs and more by 2025
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Ford's plans to electrify China include 2 EVs and more by 2025

The Society of Automotive Engineers of China reports that approximately 15% of all passenger vehicle sales in the country will be new energy vehicles by 2025. The Mondeo Energi will feature an electric drive ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

USA military strike on Syria draws mixed reactions from Trump administration

But stocks made an about-turn as risk sentiment quickly soured on news that the United States had launched cruise missile strikes on an airbase in Syria, responding to a deadly poison gas attack that Washington...More..

European Union regulators to approve Fox takeover of Sky
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

European Union regulators to approve Fox takeover of Sky

The current United Kingdom regulatory review of Fox's proposed takeover of Sky focuses on such issues as the deal's effects on U.K. media plurality, as well as Sky's editorial output and standards. The commissi...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Freedom Caucus' Jordan: Tweets and blame 'don't change facts'

Vice President Mike Pence presented an offer to the conservative House Freedom Caucus on Monday that would allow states to apply for waivers to repeal two ObamaCare regulations: essential health benefits, w...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches its First Recycled Rocket

SpaceX has now landed , as well as launched, Falcon 9 first stages nine times. The successfully "reflown" Falcon 9 rocket was launched from Florida yesterday evening local time carrying SES-10, a commercial ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Tillerson visiting Moscow as US, Russia face fresh tensions

Security Council, we will know how to act without its permission", he said on a conference call with reporters. Russian Federation has accused the U.S. It claims that it is obvious that the United States stri...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Chemical attack changed views on Syria

The Assad regime reportedly used chemical weapons against its own people on Tuesday in Idlib Province in northern Syria, killing dozens of people, including children . Mr Al-Muallem expressed reservations ...More..

Britain to help reform Saudi economy
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Britain to help reform Saudi economy

May stepped off a plane in the Saudi capital of Riyadh Tuesday morning without the headscarf the kingdom favors for women. Between April 2015 and March 2016, after Saudi Arabia launched its bombing campaign in ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

McCaskill, a key vote, will oppose Gorsuch and join Democratic filibuster

Gorsuch's refusal to discuss his judicial philosophy and the right-wing dark money funders pushing his nomination , as well as his failure to even meet with some Democratic senators have all contributed to swi...More..

Construction and manufacturing output drop signals economic slowdown
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Construction and manufacturing output drop signals economic slowdown

That is the UK's widest trade deficit in five months. In a separate communique, the ONS said the visible trade deficit increased unexpectedly to GBP 12.46 billion in February from GBP 11.97 billion in the pri...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Bombing North Korea may be the ONLY option left: Gen Keane

A sharp cut down of deficits with China, US runs the risk of triggering economic turmoil in China and that in turn runs the risk of retriggering global deflation. Trump rarely spoke in specifics, so the agricul...More..

Troubled Co-operative Bank receives 'proposals' from several potential buyers
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Troubled Co-operative Bank receives 'proposals' from several potential buyers

Co-op Bank nearly collapsed in 2013 after the discovery of a £1.5 billion black hole in its finances and it was forced into a painful debt-for-equity swap. Ian Ellis, the finance director, added that the group ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Spot Gold Spikes As US Bombs Syria

The bellwether commodity for safe haven assets is gold, and this morning gold rallied $12 to hit a 5-month high of $1,269 an ounce, higher by 1 percent before the US stock market is set to open. and Chinese lea...More..

Carney to Banks: Be Prepared For Brexit
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Carney to Banks: Be Prepared For Brexit

Mr. Carney said the BOE has written to London-based banks, including those headquartered in the USA, to demand details of their contingency planning surrounding Brexit. Competition for the jobs that inevitably ...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Govt to roll out GST on July 1

The Bill later acquired the support from legislatures across the country, which finally led to its establishment. The Council also cleared five set of rules relating to refunds, registration, invoices, paymen...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

22 companies pull advertising from 'The O'Reilly Factor'

The network did not elaborate. "Based on the recent allegations and our strong commitment to inclusion, respect and tolerance in the workplace, we have chose to pull Constant Contact's ads from The O'Reil...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Russian Federation reaffirms support for Syrian regime, despite horrific chemical attack

Dozens of people were rushed to hospital in rebel-held Khan Sheikhoun after an air raid in the early hours of Tuesday morning with symptoms such as convulsions, suffocation, coughing blood and foaming at the mo...More..

United Kingdom industrial output falls in February
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

United Kingdom industrial output falls in February

Output in Britain's construction and manufacturing industries remained under pressure in February and the trade gap widened, pointing to a slowdown in momentum for the United Kingdom economy. The construction i...More..

Klitschko tells Joshua: Just being strong is not enough
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Klitschko tells Joshua: Just being strong is not enough

The fight was halted at the end of the fifth round with Klitschko ahead on the scorecards because he was bleeding from a head-butt. 'Nobody of us ever wants to deal with this group of people again, especiall...More..

Trump adviser from Wall St. backs U.S. bank breakup law
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Trump adviser from Wall St. backs U.S. bank breakup law

To view the full article, register now. Big banks have strongly opposed reinstating the Depression-era law separating consumer and investment banking, which was repealed in 1999. "With him supporting Glass-St...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

SC upholds ban on liquor outlets on highways; Goa faces the brunt

The meeting also weighed the option of holding massive agitations in various parts of the state to pressure the government. Rajasthan has denotified around 21 state highways as urban roads apparently in a bid...More..