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Trump to visit Israel and Saudi Arabia on first trip

McMaster, and Dina Powell shared the details behind President Trump's first foreign visit which will include a trip to Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the Vatican. Sa...


China's Xi says Belt and Road summit reaches consensus, achieves positive outcomes

The Chinese foreign ministry referred to President Xi Jinping's remarks after he inaugurating the BRF in which he had said that the Belt and Road should be ...


Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

Four years ago, they took Snowden into their cramped Hong Kong apartments when he was trying to evade authorities after carrying out one of the biggest intell...


Son arrested after NSW mum's body found in her home

The 55-year-old woman's death is being treated as suspicious. It is understood the woman was found wrapped in a blanket with a significant head injury and cov...


Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Global efforts are under way to track down the perpetrators of the unprecedented cyber attack that threw a large part of the NHS into chaos and affected busines...


Australian conservative government to raise taxes on five biggest banks

There will be $75 billion of infrastructure spending over the next decade. The $1.5 billion the levy raises each year would come out of corporate profits of $30...


Spread of 'WannaCry' malware: experts warn against fresh wave of attacks

It issued guidance for people to protect their systems, while taking the highly unusual step of reissuing security patches first made available in March for W...


Liberals hang on to win BC's first minority government in 65 years

Premier Christy Clark now leads, with 43 seats as opposed to the NDP's 41 and the Green party's 3. The Liberals could attempt to govern on their own, and nego...


Delta will test face-scanning for checked baggage this summer

The technology, which is the first for airlines in the US, will match customers using their passport photo. Earlier this month, senior U.S. government officia...


US Home-Builder Sentiment Rises in May

The current sales conditions subindex for May rose from 74 to 76, and the subindex that estimates prospective buyer traffic dipped a point, from 52 to 51. "Whil...


Trump open to increasing gas tax

Lest we forget that when America's middle class was at its strongest, the highest tax rate was 90 percent. President Trump wants to double the standard deduc...


Credit Suisse Group AG Lowers Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP) to Neutral

Cetera Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) for 15,631 shares. They now have a Dollars 24 price targ...


Happy Mother's Day 2017 Quotes, Messages Wishes for Facebook and WhatsApp

Perhaps it makes you think of June Cleaver going about her household chores all dressed up. Make your mom a simple at home face mask and do her nails for he...


200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

National Security Agency to exploit the hole. "An equivalent scenario with conventional weapons would be the US military having some of its Tomahawk missiles st...


China's Xi says Belt and Road needs to reject protectionism

The start of the summit coincided with North Korea firing a ballistic missile from a region near its west coast that flew 700km in 30 minutes and dropped in the...


Kevin Hart, wife Eniko Parrish expecting baby boy

Along with a pic of a sonogram, she wrote , "I am so ready for our next chapter". She continued, "It's been an incredible experience thus far and I can't wait...


Stock Perspective: LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO) Company Earnings Watch

The stock's 50 day moving average price is $16.35 and its 200-day moving average price is $15.43. Shares of Summit Hotel Properties Inc (NYSE:INN) now have an A...


GOP declares war with health care vote

I thought of my mother many times over the last few weeks. "When we leave 90 per cent of the language in the bill, I would not call that personally a repeal"....


Cyberark Software Ltd (CYBR) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

The business had revenue of $64.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $63.01 million. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares...


N. Korea reports on South's presidential election

President Moon stressed that the alliance is the basis of Seoul's security and diplomatic policy direction and will continue that way, showing appreciation fo...


Xi urges countries to coordinate development policies, reject protectionism

During his keynote speech at the opening of the forum on Sunday morning, Xi had urged countries around the world to join the Belt and Road, pledging at least US...


Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Earns Hold Rating from Williams Capital

Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the s...


Watch Derek Jeter get his number retired by Yankees

Jeter, who grew up in Kalamazoo dreaming of being the shortstop for the New York Yankees, is the 22nd Yankee to have his number retired and spent all 20 of his ...


Gas selling for an average of $2.29 in Massachusetts

KINGSTON, N.Y. Average retail gasoline prices in NY have fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.48 per gallon Sunday. Gasoline prices usua...


Opec output cut extension emerging hope, may pave the way for recovery

Higher crude output from the United States should limit any upside to global oil prices through the end of 2018, the USA government said on Tuesday. "This means...


Kim Jong Un Oversees Launch Of New Ballistic Missile

It flew for 30 minutes, much longer than other recent missile launches, meaning that it went straight up rather than trying to fly as far as possible - a path t...


Moms in need get to celebrate Mother's Day

Plainfield, I hope you'll take a moment to say thank you to the women in your life who love you in that special way mothers do. Good mothers set an exampl...


World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

A United Kingdom security researcher known as "MalwareTech", who helped to limit the ransomware attack, predicted "another one coming. quite likely on Monday". ...


JPMorgan buys Dublin building with room for 1000 staff

JP Morgan (NYSE:JPM) has made the decision to spend an estimated €125 million for an office building under construction in Dublin. The bank's Irish unit plans...


Frankfurt, London stocks reach record peaks

The London stock market soared Monday to a record high as the energy sector was boosted by jumping oil prices, while eurozone equities also forged higher. North...


North Korea fires ballistic missile, lands near Russian Federation

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said he and his South Korean counterpart agreed that "dialogue for dialogue's sake with North Korea is meaningless". T...


Toshiba reports massive loss for year over Westinghouse woes

It's a headache for Toshiba , which wants to move ahead with the sale of the chip business as quickly as possible. Later that month, Toshiba extended its p...


China April factory output, investment growth miss forecasts

Private investment growth - which accounts for about 60% of the national total - slowed to 6.9% in the first four months, 7.7% in the first quarter, the Nationa...


Silk Road loans will have commercial rates

Xi used a summit on the initiative, attended by leaders and top officials from around the world, to bolster China's global leadership ambitions as U.S. Britain ...


First Australian business infected in global cyber attack

Wainwright said the attack was indiscriminate, fast-spreading and unique because the ransomware was being used in combination with a worm - meaning that the inf...