United Nations strongly condemns North Korea's missile test

It did not immediately provide more details. The missile, which was described by Washington as medium-range, was sacked from Pukchang in South Pyongan province and travelled about 500 kilometres (310 miles) before landing in the Sea of Japan, accor... More..

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Spanish police arrest former Barcelona FC president in graft investigation
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Spanish police arrest former Barcelona FC president in graft investigation

ESPN reports that three other people have been detained in the probe, but their identities were not immediately released by authorities. Officers were searching the homes of those arrested as part of the ope...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Israeli-Palestinan deal would be start of Middle East peace

Trump has projected optimism that the time is right to reach a peace deal despite heavy skepticism from experts on the topic, and his comments about Arab leaders in the region served to bolster his case as the ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Oil rises on expectations of extended, possibly deeper, output cut

According to Goldman Sachs the number of rigs have increased by 128% in the United States since mid-last year leading to an increase in USA oil production of close to 900,000 barrels per day or about 10%. He ha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ford to cut 1400 jobs by the end of this summer

The company is also spending heavily on technology with an uncertain future, like self-driving vehicles. The auto giant will release details to employees about separation packages in early June and workers wi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Israeli-American Journalists Barred From Entering Saudi Arabia To Cover Trump Visit

Trump was expected to say: "Religious leaders must make this absolutely clear: barbarism will deliver you no glory - piety to evil will bring you no dignity. Iranian-backed militia are also fighting Islamic Sta...More..

Snap shares plummet 22% after first earnings report since IPO
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Snap shares plummet 22% after first earnings report since IPO

Meanwhile, Facebook itself boasts more than 1.9 billion monthly users. Late yesterday, Snap Inc. reported its quarterly financial results and the results were bad. Rival Instagram, on the other hand, wh...More..

Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal

The rise in price is attributed to the expectation that an OPEC pledge that member countries as well as non-member countries such as Russian Federation would be reducing their supplies by approximately 1.8 mi...More..

GST: Entertainment, cable, DTH will attract lower taxes under new tax regime
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

GST: Entertainment, cable, DTH will attract lower taxes under new tax regime

As of now, the duty charges for mobile phone imported and sold in India is capped up to 27 percent whereas the phone manufactured locally attract only 6-7 percent of taxes (1% excise + 5% VAT in most states). F...More..

40 million people expected to travel during Memorial Day weekend
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

40 million people expected to travel during Memorial Day weekend

And while most holiday travelers are taking road trips, AAA's Top Ten bookings shows that, after Orlando, many Memorial Day weekend travelers are heading overseas to perennial favorites such as Rome, London, ...More..

Why Trump's visit to Israel, Western Wall is a big deal
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Why Trump's visit to Israel, Western Wall is a big deal

Abbas visited Trump in Washington earlier this month, and they both attended the summit in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh, where Trump kicked off his first trip overseas as USA president. Also, in April, N...More..

US appeals court grills lawyers on Trump's revised travel ban
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

US appeals court grills lawyers on Trump's revised travel ban

Warren). The comments came after a three-judge panel from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Seattle heard arguments Monday in a lawsuit filed by Hawaii over the ban. At a Seattle courtroom on Monday,...More..

Saudis, UAE pledge $100 million to Ivanka Trump-proposed fund
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Saudis, UAE pledge $100 million to Ivanka Trump-proposed fund

President Trump while in Saudi Arabia is getting "concrete commitments" from Persian Gulf leaders to end radical Islamic terrorism but is not pressing the issue of human rights violations in the regions,...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

United Kingdom police arrest man in relation to Manchester attack

Friends today said she was one of the first people rushed to hospital after the attack. Please...please reetweet. Looking for my daughter and her friend. She was so young & sweet. The school posted a photo ...More..

Merkel's CDU wins key German state election
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Merkel's CDU wins key German state election

The CDU secured 34.5 per cent of the vote in the western rust-belt state of North Rhine-Westphalia, which is Germany's most populous state, according to an exit poll by public broadcaster ZDF . "The defeat o...More..

Trump Bets Sunni Fears of Iran Can Win Israeli-Palestinian Peace
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Bets Sunni Fears of Iran Can Win Israeli-Palestinian Peace

Aides are trying to tamp down expectations. The worldwide community does not recognize Israeli administrative control over the whole of Jerusalem , and countries maintain embassies in Tel Aviv . Trump's daugh...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

19 killed in blast at Manchester concert: British police

But Rita Katz, a terrorism analyst and the co-founder of the Search International Terrorist Entities (SITE) Intelligence Group , a private intelligence firm in Washington, D.C., said that the terror group ISIS...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Stock Performance to Track: QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

Moreover, Sumitomo Life Ins has 0.53% invested in QUALCOMM, Inc . (NASDAQ: QCOM ). Lingohr And Partner Asset Gmbh, a Germany-based fund reported 21,700 shares. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. State ...More..

Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn

But if it's true, it would help explain why Christie on Monday said that Flynn was "not my cup of tea" and that they "didn't see eye to eye". "I would disagree with the characterization of Jim as a 'nut job, ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ariana Grande says she is 'broken' in tweet after Manchester attack

So far no one has claimed responsibility for the apparent attack. At this stage police do not know if the bomber acted alone or was part of a wider network. Australians concerned about friends or relatives in t...More..

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Who can say the region will experience total stability without Iran?' Rouhani told a news conference, broadcast live on state television. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday dismissed President Trum...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Is there Inherent Value in Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM)

This change led market cap to move at $677.91M, putting the price 10.44% below the 52-week high and 44.91% above the 52-week low. The Company's four business lines include terminalling and storage services for ...More..

China, Russia to jointly build passenger jets to rival Boeing,
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

China, Russia to jointly build passenger jets to rival Boeing,

A model of a wide-body commercial jet being developed by China's COMAC and Russia's United Aircraft Corporation. Airbus and Boeing dominate China's market for passenger jets, which is growing in leaps and bou...More..

Adani defers Australian coal project investment decision
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Adani defers Australian coal project investment decision

Adani Enterprises had been planning to make a final investment decision (FID) on the 25 million tonnes a year coal mine and rail project by the end of May. Opposition frontbencher Scott Emerson labelled the go...More..

DeVos pushes school choice, gives no specifics
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

DeVos pushes school choice, gives no specifics

DeVos is scheduled to testify before Congress on the administration's education budget later this week. "Every option should be held accountable but they should be directly accountable to parents and commun...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Wal-Mart sees gains in e-commerce, lifting shares

EARNINGS BEAT: Ross Stores rose 1.9 percent after the discount retailer reported quarterly results that beat Wall Street's estimates. Total revenues were up 1.4% to $117.5 billion versus the quarter a year...More..

Harvard Student Submits Rap Album As Final Thesis, Graduates With Honors
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Harvard Student Submits Rap Album As Final Thesis, Graduates With Honors

Josh Bell, Shaw's thesis adviser, was highly impressed by the work and said: "Shaw is telling stories in each song from different points of view, and it's critical of American society and racial politics". His ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Investors Trading Alert: Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) ,NetEase, Inc. (NTES)

The stock, after opening at $38.33, closed at $38.85 by scoring 0.47%. For the quarter, performance is at -7.43%. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL now owns 425,270 shares of the real estate investment trust's ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Boeing Signs Defense, Commercial Deals With Saudi Arabia

The agreements included the purchase of a fleet of Chinook helicopters and guided weapon systems, as well as a commitment from Boeing to aid the improvement of the aerospace industry in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Japan and Canada want to resurrect Pacific trade deal Trump killed

Mr Fred Burke, managing partner of Baker McKenzie Vietnam, told The Straits Times that the announcement by the so-called "TPP-11" that they will explore going ahead with the pact without the United States doe...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

Nineteen are dead and approximately 50 injured after two explosions were reported at the Manchester Arena as Grande's concert was wrapping up. The force said in a statement: "This is now being treated a...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Photo has social media asking about the orb

The orb is actually an installation at the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh - but since it looks more like something Saruman would have in Lord of the Rings , the internet is going in...More..

Students at Florida university to protest DeVos' graduation speech
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Students at Florida university to protest DeVos' graduation speech

Edison Jackson introduced her to speak at the podium. "Choose which way you're going to go", he told students, as boos grew louder. But the students says she was unfit for the task given what they say is...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Fan Disrupts Flight to US, Sparks 'Lock Him Up' Chant

Elizabeth Aulenbach, a passenger who was sitting three rows ahead of the disruptive man, told The Associated Press that the incident didn't start as a political dispute but was exacerbated by the "Democratic-...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Airlines group urges alternatives to extending electronics ban

The United States has been considering increasing the number of airports affected by the ban to possibly include some European ones, prompting the EU to hold a meeting of aviation security officials last week. ...More..