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US releases 2 Turkish bodyguards after violence

Once the order comes to the Pentagon, the US can begin providing the Syrian Kurds with arms and equipment fairly quickly since some equipment is pre-positioned....


Projections: Merkel's party wins vote in German state

In the state's May 2005 election, the CDU managed to unseat the SPD, prompting a snap federal election that the conservatives won, granting Merkel her first ter...


Emerging Markets Falter After Brazil Political Scandal

If Temer resigns or is impeached , House of Representatives Speaker Rodrigo Maia will take over as acting President until the presidential election is call...


ED takes possession of Mallya's Rs 100-crore farmhouse in Maharashtra

The Enforcement Directorate has taken over possession of the Mandwa Farms worth Rs 100 crore controlled by liquor baron, Vijay Mallya. The farmhouse, sprawled...


Uber threatens to fire self-driving car engineer in trade secrets case

The key reason for the judge denying the initial arbitration request from Uber was Levandowski pleading his fifth amendment right, citing the need for a public ...


Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Downgrades Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (SRC) to Neutral

A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. For our stock under consideration here, Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. The lowest 12-month price target f...


Recent Analysts Ratings Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Pinnacle Bank purchased a new stake in Applied Materials during the first quarter worth about $113,000. FMR LLC boosted its stake in Applied Materials by 4....


How to Shield Your System Against WannaCry Ransomware Attack

This story doesn't feel too surprising. Meanwhile, another computer of Community Health Center at Purushottampur was feared to have been hit by WannaCry. This...


Ross Stores Inc. (ROST) closed at $61.5 in the last trading session

Parkside Financial Bank & Trust boosted its position in Ross Stores by 0.3% in the third quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 20,176 shares of the apparel re...


Officials arrive at One Belt - One Road Summit venue in Beijing

The United States has formed a working group to ramp up the participation of USA companies in Belt and Road Initiative projects, a top Trump administration offi...


Marcus: Why didn't Trump want anyone to hear his conversation with Comey?

Former acting attorney general Sally Yates questioned the timing and motive for Trump's firing of Comey last week. Green said there were no political motives ...


Things to Know About the 'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack

It then plays a message demanding that a ransom be paid to fix it. The largest number of WannaCry attacks occurred in Russian Federation and Ukraine. The atta...


Mark Zuckerberg's Throwback Thursday: The Moment He Got Into Harvard

The 33-year-old is set to deliver a commencement speech at Harvard next week, and is expected to receive an honorary degree. The video shows a young Zuckerb...


Oil prices rise after Russian-Saudi agreement to cap outflow

Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia, the largest of the 24 nations that agreed to a deal to cut production for six months starting in January, are reaffirming t...


Workspace Group plc (WKP) Receives Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co

It has outperformed by 34.19% the S&P500. They now have a GBX 1240.00 target price on St James's Place PLC (LON:STJ). Peel Hunt's price objective indicates a ...


Senate panel wants James Comey to testify

Jason Chaffetz put out formal notice of a committee hearing with Comey, a day after a bombshell New York Times report quoted memos purporting to show Preside...


Theresa May seeks to tighten government grip on corporate Britain

Unveiling her programme in the Tory target seat of Halifax, West Yorkshire - close to the venue for Labour's manifesto launch in Bradford two days before - ...


Snapchat's user base is loyal, but that might not be enough

About $2 billion of it was for IPO-related stock compensation costs. But by then, Facebook had 552 million, more than three times as many as Snapchat. "The fa...


USA stocks tumble as 'Trump trade' unwinds

Spreadex analyst Connor Campbell said: "Given that the "Trump trade" is one of the main reasons the market has been able to break records of late, it is unders...


Market Dish: Checking the Numbers for Approach Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:AREX)

Venbio Select Advisor Llc increased Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT) stake by 431.74% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Mcf Advsrs Limited Liability Com owns 1,500 ...


Gander Mountain will remain open. But the storefront signs say otherwise

The blunt-spoken Lemonis - who stars in " The Profit ", a CNBC reality show - said Gander Mountain overspent on inventory and expanded beyond all common sense...


Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

Earlier on Thursday however, reports emerged that it was Vicky who called a family friend who was on tour with the singer and asked him to check on Cornell, wh...


Oil prices climb on hopes output cuts will be extended

OPEC ministers meet in Vienna on May 25 to decide production policy for the next six months and are expected to prolong their agreement to limit production, ...


Liberum Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Wolseley plc (WOS)

The stock rose 0.14% or $0.04 reaching $28.44. It has underperformed by 18.81% the S&P500. This was disclosed in an analyst report on 9 May. Stifel Nicolaus r...


Gold jumps to two-week high on Trump turmoil

There were media reports of a leaked memo written by former FBI Director Comey which suggested that Trump had asked for the investigation into former National S...


U.S. and European Union reject expanding laptop ban to flights from Europe

So, what happens if there's a ban on having laptops, tablets and other gear like that banned from the cabins of global flights to the U.S.? United States of...


New Amazon Echo Will Unveil With Touchscreen

If you're using Alexa to control your home security camera, it might be nice to see the feed from said camera without picking up another device. Amazon has ...


Brazil leader denies report he endorsed bribing ex-lawmaker

Temer. FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, Brazil's President Michel Temer listens in during a event at the Brazilian Institute of Research in Brasilia...


Democratic Lawmaker Says Donald Trump Has Committed An "Impeachable Act"

Bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair said bettors had laid out more than £5,000 (S$9,070) on an early departure for Mr Trump after it was reported that he had as...


Vote 2017: Tim Farron puts Brexit at heart of Liberal Democrats' manifesto

The Lib Dems would give the United Kingdom a second referendum on any Brexit deal, with the option of voting to stay in the EU. The party commits to creating...


Warren Buffett Shares 'Number One Problem with Mankind'

At the annual meeting of his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. he again pressed the argument that, in aggregate, investment professionals aren't worth their fees - and th...


GM will cut operations in India, South Africa

GM says it would no longer market its Chevrolet brand - its only brand of cars marketed in India - despite India's promise as a market set to overtake Japan a...


Extending Oil Output Cuts Will Stabilise Prices, Says Putin

Oil prices have continued to grow driven by the joint announcement made by Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to extend crude supply cuts until the end of Marc...


Gov. Brian Sandoval signs ban on 'conversion therapy'

Adults over 18 are free to engage in the practice if they so choose, and the ban does not apply to licensed therapists or counselors who are acting in the role ...


USA will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

Trump's comments could not immediately be independently verified. On the third presidential debate in April, Moon refused to define the North as the "primary ...