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Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

Voter turnout was just 23 percent, leading opponents to question the validity of a vote that several political parties had urged their supporters to boycott. ...


Too early to reduce oil production caps on Nigeria, Libya - OPEC

Global benchmark Brent crude futures was down 1.7 percent, or 80 cents, at $49.75 a barrel, as of 0725 GMT. Oil prices are down around 10 percent since the ...


Trump blasts Germany again over trade deficit, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron's noticeably tense and lengthy handshake with Trump was a deliberate effort to "show that we won't make little ...


Taylor Swift's music returns to Spotify, Pandora, other streaming services

The singer removed her music from Spotify in 2014 around the release of her Grammy-winning multi-hit pop album, "1989". Katy then went on to quote Tayl...


Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' fire of Gulf crisis

Analysts estimate that a political standoff in the Gulf between Qatar and other Arab states will cost the airline heavily after Saudi Arabia , the United Arab...


Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland in qualifying

Southgate added: "I have a feeling I might have been sitting here talking about how long it was since he last scored for England if he hadn't scored it". Who...


Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH)

Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also facilitat...


Russia opposition leader Navalny arrested ahead of protest

Police have warned that they will take action if protesters break the law. At the same time, police wouldn't interfere with participants marching down Tverska...


US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back

But Brent later reversed gains, trading down 58 cents, or 1.12 per cent at $49.37 a barrel by 10:42 a.m. EDT. West Texas Intermediate , the US benchmark for ...


Qatar to remain FIFA World Cup 2022 hosts, Says FIFA President

Earlier this week Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut links with Qatar last Monday, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. Qatar denied the asserti...


Passenger 'tried to hijack' Malaysia Airlines plane

Saiqa Chaudhery, who said her husband Arif was on the plane, alleged the passenger was under the influence of drugs or alcohol and that he attacked a flight att...


Macron's Republic on the Move leading in French parliamentary vote

Meanwhile, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has congratulated Macron over the "great success" of his party after projections showed his win. According to exit ...


Europe's central bank is done cutting rates

Regarding non-standard monetary policy measures, the governing council confirms that the net asset purchases, at the current monthly pace of €60 billion, are me...


Lyft joining forces with Jaguar Land Rover in tech venture

InMotion said it has invested $25 million in the ride-sharing company as Lyft continues to search for ways to gain the upper hand against rival Uber . "This...


Who are the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)?

A spokesperson for the Prime Minister has declined to comment on the timing of any talks between the two parties. Theresa May has announced she will be stayin...


Dancing host Kevin Spacey steals the show at Tony Awards

Instead, the night belonged to " Dear Evan Hansen ", a show that centers on a profoundly lonely 17-year-old who fabricates a prior friendship with a classmate w...


Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government

They were replaced by Gavin Barwell, a former housing minister who lost his seat in the election. The vote was called by May to strengthen her position ahead of...


Kevin Kline, Cynthia Nixon win early Tony Awards honoring Broadway's best

Veteran Bette Midler won her second Tony with best actress in a musical for her role in Hello, Dolly! , which won four prizes. United Kingdom star Cynthia ...


Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

There isn't much to complain about with Sullivan and his team, but being able to avoid additional games is something the Penguins haven't been able to do. The...


Take a first look at the Xbox One X hardware up close

We'll be live blogging the whole of Microsoft's E3 2017 presentation, and we'd love for you to join us! Last year, everyone figured that Project Scorpio was...


'Dead woman walking': UK's Theresa May clings to power

Damian Green has been appointed First Secretary of State and Minister for the Cabinet Office in the reshuffle, a significant promotion. Facing calls from her ...


London Bridge victim's body recovered from River Thames

Police said Tuesday he is from east London and his family has been notified. Scotland Yard said formal identification had not yet taken place, but Mr Thoma...


Godley, Drury lead Arizona past Brewers 3-2

Overall, it wasn't a great day for Guerra, who allowed three runs on five hits and four walks, striking out three. Fuentes scored on Godley's ground out to sh...


Dishonored: Death of the Outsider announced With Release Date

At its pre-E3 press conference today, publisher Bethesda announced that Arkane Studios' Dishonored 2has some epic story DLC on the way. OnlySP will be on th...


Theresa May to Remain PM Despite Calls to Go

The Conservative leader had called the election in a bid to extend her majority and strengthen her hand in the looming Brexit negotiations, but her gamble backf...


Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

Bloomberg was first to report the findings. She also wrote about what other female employees told her during her time working at Uber. The firm's report ...


Iran flies food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

On Friday Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt tightened their squeeze on Qatar by putting dozens of figures and charities they link to the country on terro...


Delta Drops Sponsorship of Shakespearean Depiction of Trump Assassination

On Wednesday, Inside Edition posted video footage of the play, and days later Delta, one of the sponsors of the Public Theater, the organization behind the S...


Kevin Spacey to lead Tonys Awards with gentle humor

Two unexpectedly crowd-pleasing musicals, Dear Evan Hansen and Come From Away , have rocketed to the top of the competition, despite breaking numerous rules ...


Gulf crisis grows as Saudi, allies place Qataris on 'terror list'

Qatar Airways and Al Jazeera news agency are the high profile companies who are caught between this diplomatic spat between the gulf nations. "We believe thes...


Ireland's DUP may spell more trouble for British PM

Downing Street said that a "confidence and supply" arrangement had been reached with the DUP and would be put to the cabinet tomorrow, as May attempted to rescu...


Gulf leaders trade barbs as Qatar dispute shows no let-up

Late on Thursday, a joint statement by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain , Egypt and the UAE accused 59 individuals and 12 charity organizations in Qatar of being "lin...


"Allegations of Misconduct" Cause "Bachelor in Paradise" to Halt Productions

Production for " Bachelor in Paradise " has been suspended after allegations of misconduct were reported. which puts a halt to filming for the upcoming season...


Starc restricts Bangladesh to 182 at Oval

Chasing a very small target of 183 for a win, Australia were 83 for 1 in 16 overs when rained played the spoilsport at the Oval and the match could not be r...


London terror attack: Three more arrests in probe, say Police

Officers then carried out raids on a number of residences in the area, the latest in a series of searches hoping to root out the homegrown Islamist terrorist ce...