Oil subdued as rising US output undermines OPEC effort to cut supply

API figures showed that USA crude inventories fell by 8.7 million barrels to 513.2 million in the week to May 26, compared with analyst expectations for a decrease of only 2.5 million barrels. On oil price decline, he said, "We have no issues with pe... More..

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Pittsburgh, City Trump Prefers to Paris, Plans to Go Green

A top European Union official says the EU and China believe that President Donald Trump made a mistake by pulling the United States out of a landmark worldwide climate agreement. "Greenpeace activists project...More..

Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Turkey offers to help resolve Gulf-Qatar row: minister

The measures are more severe than during a previous eight-month rift in 2014, when Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE withdrew their ambassadors from Doha, again alleging Qatari support for militant groups...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Arab states sever diplomatic ties with Qatar over Isis terror claims

Qatar is home to the sprawling al-Udeid Air Base, which is home to the forward headquarters of the USA military's Central Command. The rupture and military suspension could also complicate Chinese efforts to ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Egypt, Libya and 4 others sever diplomatic ties with Qatar

Egypt's Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs, Nabila Makram Ebeid, affirmed on Monday that Egyptians can return from Doha to Cairo through other available flights from countries that have not...More..

Palmer Luckey makes the jump from VR industry to surveillance technology
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Palmer Luckey makes the jump from VR industry to surveillance technology

It is proposed as an alternative to full-scale border walls, such as the one President Trump has pledged to build between the US and Mexico, due to potentially vast cost savings. Politics ended the honeymoon ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump misrepresented MIT climate research, officials say

Reports suggest Tillerson was one of the advisors who counselled President Donald Trump not to pull Washington from the accord, fearing a blow to USA influence overseas. The architects of the Paris Agree...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Corbyn challenges Theresa May over 'dementia tax'

The polls also have longstanding problems with political engagement - they recruit too many political enthusiasts, and people taking polls tend to exaggerate their likelihood of voting. A failure to win the J...More..

Qatar says it faces campaign of lies, denies interfering
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Qatar says it faces campaign of lies, denies interfering

Boroujerdi says Washington has always made it a policy to establish a rift among Muslim countries. The United States urged unity for the Gulf States. All Eithad flights to Doha today (Monday) will operate...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

May's Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as UK election nears

On Saturday, Labour said Fallon's comments showed the Conservatives were protecting higher earners at the expense of the less well-off. Mrs May will have known that if she had not called an election, and ...More..

Qatar regrets the decision by Saudi, UAE and Bahrain to sever relations
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Qatar regrets the decision by Saudi, UAE and Bahrain to sever relations

Iran - long at odds with Saudi Arabia and a behind-the-scenes target of the move - immediately blamed U.S. President Donald Trump for setting the stage during his recent trip to Riyadh. The chief worry among t...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Looking for leadership from Paris

The move comes a day after Republican President Donald Trump announced he is withdrawing the United States from the agreement, a pact involving almost 200 nations aimed at slowing the warming of the planet. A...More..

Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar

Emirates, the Dubai-based carrier, announced it too would suspend Qatar flights starting Tuesday, as did budget carrier FlyDubai. Etihad, which operates four return flights to Doha daily, said the measure...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Oil slides as U.S. climate withdrawal compounds glut concerns

United States of America shale production requires a higher price to be profitable.The agreement proved to be partially successful, as it managed to keep the prices oil prices above $50 per barrel, giving a f...More..

Cher Fights Back Tears At Ex-Hubby Gregg Allman's Emotional Funeral Service
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Cher Fights Back Tears At Ex-Hubby Gregg Allman's Emotional Funeral Service

Allman "passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah , Georgia", a statement on the singer's website read Saturday. Allman was a onetime Tampa Bay-area resident, living in Anna Maria Island for about...More..

Qatar calls Arab moves to cut ties unjustified, baseless - Jazeera
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Qatar calls Arab moves to cut ties unjustified, baseless - Jazeera

Egypt also accused Qatar of supporting "terrorist" organisations, including the Muslim Brotherhood, the country's state news agency reported. The Emir's comments appeared on Qatar's official news agency,...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

PM May's lead falls to 3 pct points

For most, including FxPro and RBC Global Asset Management, Labour winning the most seats next week is seen as bad for the pound. But her Conservative Party remained on 43 percent according to a survey con...More..

CBI carries out searches at residence of NDTV's Prannoy Roy
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

CBI carries out searches at residence of NDTV's Prannoy Roy

Soon after the news of CBI raids on Prannoy Roy the co-founder of New Delhi Television ( NDTV ) flashed on different news channels, the stock of the company on the BSE slipped and touched its 52-week low ...More..

Sensex, Nifty at fresh closing highs ahead of RBI policy
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Sensex, Nifty at fresh closing highs ahead of RBI policy

Similarly, the NSE index Nifty retreated from life-time high to quote 11.75 points lower or 0.12 per cent at 9,641.75. The broader Nifty also climbed a new high of 9,687.20 before ending at a record close of 9,...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Ford Replaces CEO Mark Fields With Jim Hackett

Hackett will report to executive chairman Bill Ford and is recognized as a transformational business leader. Hackett, 62, is replacing Mark Fields , a 28-year Ford veteran that took office as CEO in mid-20...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF)

On February 11 the company was upgraded from "Sector Perform" to "Sector Outperform" with a current price target of $44.00 by CIBC. The stock's market capitalization is 20.14B. This dividend amount will represe...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) Receiving Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Shows

Snow Cap Management L P holds 1.53% of its portfolio in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE: WLL ) for 2.84 million shares. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC increased its position in Whiting Petroleum Corp by 1...More..

Bahrain cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Bahrain cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

Meanwhile, Abu Dhabi's state-owned Etihad Airways announced on Monday that it was suspending all its flights to and from Qatar amid the on-going diplomatic row. However, it remains a key financial patron of...More..

Portland stabbing suspect:
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Portland stabbing suspect: "You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism!"

Taliesin died a hero, like many other Americans who have died defending freedom. "You got no safe place", Christian said, just moments after entering the courtroom. One passenger tried to intervene and was no...More..

U.S. Job Growth Falls Well Short Of Expectations In May
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

U.S. Job Growth Falls Well Short Of Expectations In May

The number of unemployed has decreased by 774,000 since January. Workers unemployed for less than 14 weeks fell 356,000, while the number of long-term unemployed, those jobless for 27 weeks or more, rose to 1.7...More..

98% of WannaCry Victims were Running Windows 7 and not XP
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

98% of WannaCry Victims were Running Windows 7 and not XP

The recent data show that most affected by the WannaCry ransomware were Microsoft's Windows 7 users. Out of all Windows 7 users, the worst hit were users running Windows 7 64-bit edition, accounting...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

4 nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as Gulf rift deepens

Citing support for terrorism and destabilizing state security of the region as reasons Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday cut diplomatic ties with Qatar . The Emir'...More..

7 die in London terror attack
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

7 die in London terror attack

Investigators are beginning to establish a clearer picture of events surrounding the attack, in which a van mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge before three attackers got out and began stabbing people in ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Barclays PLC Reaffirms Underweight Rating for SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (SEAS)

Goldman Sachs initiated SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS) rating on Thursday, April 6. They now have a Dollars 22 price target on the stock. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc . 05/12/2017 - SeaWorld Entert...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

British Airways travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations

The board of British Airways is set to demand an independent inquiry into a power outage which left 75,000 passengers stranded last weekend, the BBC reported on Thursday, citing sources. But British Airways ...More..

Heroes emerge from horror of London terror attack
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Heroes emerge from horror of London terror attack

It's more than just the style of policing that's evolved as the city adjusts to a new brand of do-it-yourself terrorism that involves tiny cells rather than sprawling support networks. Residents see one man j...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

China Services PMI Climbs To 52.8 - Caixin

The 12-month business outlook among the mostly small and medium-sized services providers in the survey also rose from a five-month low in April. "New business momentum remains solid, which is supporting outpu...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Ascential PLC's (ASCL) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc

The institutional investor held 220,570 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $8.49M, down from 253,391 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Among 35 analysts cover...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Oil edges up after dip on disappointing OPEC meeting outcome

The U.S. benchmark for crude was down $1.67 a barrel, or 3.3 percent, at $49.69 on Thursday. Britain's Barclays bank said the price falls were a result of expectations ahead the meeting for longer or deeper...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Austrian officials join international criticism of Trump Paris agreement withdrawal

It allows administration surrogates like Mr Pruitt to tout that the U.S. has lowered its carbon output without acknowledging the only reason this would be a noteworthy accomplishment - human activity affects th...More..