APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action

He said presidents often brought their children or other relatives on foreign excursions. Trump arrived in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem in the central West Bank earlier in the day, after spending Monday in Israel. "The two leaders commended ... More..

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by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC and non-OPEC nations poised to extend output cuts

Oil prices settled a bit higher on Tuesday as expectations of an extension to OPEC-led supply cuts overshadowed a White House proposal to sell half of US petroleum reserves. Algerian Energy Minister Noureddine...More..

Mueller Appointment on Russia Probe 'Appropriate,' DOJ Says
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mueller Appointment on Russia Probe 'Appropriate,' DOJ Says

A group of Democrats on the Senate Banking Committee has voted against confirming a high-ranking Treasury Department official. Mr. Sessions' own meetings with the Russian ambassador when Mr. Mr Coats later sa...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Donald Trump flight from Saudi to Israel thought to be first ever

A $110 billion defence deal signed with the Saudis, with much more in terms of commerce and investment in the air with the Sunni world as a whole, is a sign of the deepening of USA ties with Islamic nations oth...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump sparks war of words with Iran in firey Middle East speeches

Once Trump arrived in Israel, however, the talk was of peace. Abbas said he was keen to "keep the door open to dialogue with our Israeli neighbors". He toured the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which by Chri...More..

Trump condemns 'evil losers' who carried out concert attack
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump condemns 'evil losers' who carried out concert attack

President Donald Trump early Tuesday morning condemned the terror attack in Manchester at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead and 59 injured. Mr Abbas said he welcomed the U.S. president's "no...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Here are the gifts Trump and Pope Francis exchanged

Melania turned to o. Francis, in reference to then-candidate Trump's plan to build a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, said: "A person who only thinks about building walls, wherever they may be, and not ab...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

The CBO Says Trumpcare Won't Cover Everybody With Pre-Existing Conditions

The CBO's report also found that that some state markets could be destabilized, meaning it would be more costly for sicker people to purchase insurance; the options they could afford are so barebones tha...More..

South Korean military fires warning shots at objects flown from North
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

South Korean military fires warning shots at objects flown from North

US citizens are now on high alert after tensions between President Donald Trump's administration and North Korea continue to escalate, more so as the socialist country is reportedly ramping up its nuclear a...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC, non-OPEC hold informal talks to nail new oil cuts

There are near universal expectations that an extension will be negotiated. Kuwait's oil minister said production agreements from possibly two dozen non-OPEC members could support the effort to balance the ...More..

Newark, New Jersey airport closed after United Airlines engine fire
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Newark, New Jersey airport closed after United Airlines engine fire

United flight 1579 was originally supposed to depart Newark at 8:26 pm, but after the incident, departed at 1:16am and arrived at SFO about 3:30 am. As the plane was taxiing, the airport tower noticed a fire ...More..

China downgrade fear ripples through emerging markets
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

China downgrade fear ripples through emerging markets

Moody's added that the reform programme is likely to slow rather than prevent increasing leverage. Moody's lowered China's credit-rating outlook to negative from stable in March 2016, citing rising debt, fa...More..

United Kingdom slowdown deepened in first quarter
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

United Kingdom slowdown deepened in first quarter

By contrast, Germany's economy grew by 0.6 percent and Spain's expanded by 0.8 percent in the first quarter. The Office for National Statistics said the change was driven by both a rise in the number of peopl...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Saudis, Russia Commit To 9-Month Oil Cuts, Goldman Sees $57 Price

However, another rise in USA drilling activity weighed on markets. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was at $48.62 per barrel, up 78 cents. The next round of cuts will be on the same terms as the existin...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Under US Republican bill, 23 million would lose health coverage: Watchdog

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, a longtime critic, notes that the CBO does not score legislation dynamically. In the absence of any other government estimate, the CBO analysis will inform policymakers a...More..

Scott Dixon robbed at gunpoint in Taco Bell
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Scott Dixon robbed at gunpoint in Taco Bell

But the team was awesome". Dixon still had to weather the runs of Japan's Takuma Sato and Carpenter. It was not a good day for the remainder of Team Penske with Juan Pablo Montoya posting the 18th quick spe...More..

UNSC condemns North Korea's latest missile launch
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

UNSC condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

USA officials said it appeared to have been a test of a reentry vehicle, a key technology North Korea must master before it can develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of striking the US mai...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) & B2Gold Corp (NYSEMKT:BTG)

Cribstone Capital Management LLC now owns 1,906 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 1,016 shares during the period. The business also recently declared a quarterly divid...More..

Goa board SSC results to be declared today
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Goa board SSC results to be declared today

GBSHSE conducted the SSC Class 10 exam between April 1 to 21, 2017 at 27 examination centres in the state. In order to check their respective Goa SSC Result , students need to follow the below-mentioned in...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Iran Accuses US of 'Iranophobia,' Arming 'Terrorists' Like Saudi Arabia

During a joint press conference on May 23 with U.S. President Donald Trump , Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a comment that some are calling an attack against former U.S. Because many of us sa...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Moody's downgrades Hong Kong credit rating after China cut

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said debt risks were generally controllable as measures to lower corporate leverage had achieved initial results, and systemic risks from debt were rel...More..

Moody's cautious on Ford after CEO switch
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Moody's cautious on Ford after CEO switch

Hackett , 62, a former chief executive of furniture manufacturer Steelcase Inc, was named to replace CEO Mark Fields on Monday. Fields also is entitled to about $17.5 million in retirement benefits, plus stock ...More..

More Members Of Manchester Concert Bomber's Family Arrested In Britain, Libya
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

More Members Of Manchester Concert Bomber's Family Arrested In Britain, Libya

Azhar Mahmoud, who prays at the mosque in southern Manchester, said it was "horrible" that Abedi was associated with it. Ramadan Abedi and his 18-year-old son Hashim Abedi were arrested by Libyan counter-terr...More..

Trai defends Rs 3050 crore penalty on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trai defends Rs 3050 crore penalty on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea

Trai said there is no provision in the licence or regulations to deny/delay provisioning of PoIs during the test phase. It added that after its intervention the incumbent players have provided PoI capacity at...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Moody's downgrades China's credit rating

Moody's also changed the outlook for China to stable from negative, saying the now stable outlook reflected the assessment that risks were balanced. Investors shrugged off China's credit downgrade after seve...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Serious injuries at Tesla plant double industry average

Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. $789,182 worth of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares were ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fidelity Introduces Digital Currencies To Customers

The agreement allows more applications to be built on top of the cryptocurrency. Reuters reports that Fidelity has been actively experimenting with bitcoin in its cafeteria, though fewer than 100 employe...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The score was arguably worse than a gruesome estimate first published on March 13 , a fact seemingly lost on MSNBC conservative commentator Elise Jordan, who tried to defend the bill and failed. Its report...More..

Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

The device appeared to be fairly sophisticated, according to the photographs that appeared to have been taken at the scene. Another possible link under investigation is whether Abedi had ties to Raphael Hos...More..

No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

According to budget tables released by the administration, Trump's plan cuts nearly $3.6 trillion from an array of benefit programs, domestic agencies and war spending over the coming decade - an nearly 8 pe...More..

Greek bailout talks end with no deal
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Greek bailout talks end with no deal

While austerity measures over the seven years of its bailout era have seen Greece's annual budget position improve markedly, the country's debt burden stands at around 180 percent, a level that the Greek govern...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump pledges solidarity with United Kingdom as he condemns 'evil losers' behind attack

Last month, he visited the US Holocaust Museum and described how "six million Jews had been brutally slaughtered" in a proclamation marking the week-long Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust. Abbas e...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

U.S. officials criticize Turkey after attack on DC protesters

Turkey's Anadolu state news agency acknowledged that Erdogan's security detail targeted protesters, but blamed "inadequate" police response for the violence. "The Turkish-Americans responded in self-defense", t...More..

OPEC likely to extend production cuts into next year
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC likely to extend production cuts into next year

Algeria's Boutarfa said he believed stocks remained stubbornly large in the first half of 2017 because of high exports from the Middle East to the United States. All this has diminished OPEC's influence over g...More..

Mnuchin wants gov't borrowing limit raised before August
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mnuchin wants gov't borrowing limit raised before August

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that his department is reviewing licenses for Boeing Co and Airbus to sell aircraft to Iran, telling lawmakers he will increase sanctions pressure on I...More..