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Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden

INS Sharda is presently on a deployment to the Gulf of Aden for anti-piracy patrol. The offshore patrol vessel on Tuesday responded to the distress call from th...


U.S. and Saudi Companies Sign Deals Worth at Least $43 Billion

U.S. technology and engineering conglomerate GE said on Saturday it had signed $15 billion of business deals with Saudi Arabia as part of the kingdom's drive to...


Palestinians urge United Nations office in Ramallah to save striking detainees in Israel

The Prime Minister also said that India hopes to see a sovereign, united and an independent Palestine, co- existing peacefully with Israel. Indian media reporte...


Times Square rampage: Three still critical, driver charged with murder

A smashed auto sits on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in New York's Times Square after ploughing through a crowd of pedestrians at lunchtime on Thur...


AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN) Receives 'Hold' Rating From Brokers At Shore Capital

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Among 22 analysts covering St James's Place PLC (LON:STJ), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. The ...


Tillerson: US talks with Iran will come when timing is right

This is "in particular in the face of malign Iranian influence and Iranian-related threats which exist on Saudi Arabia's borders on all sides", Tillerson told...


Oil rises as investors expect output cut extension next week

Individuals from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries concurred in November to cut 1.2 million barrels a day of oil production. As India imports ...


Buffett 'too dumb' to invest in Amazon

Most notably, the plan would repeal Obamacare's tax hikes on wages and investments for high-income households. Buffett often calls on the U.S. to do more to h...


Trump's big-league Middle East trip through the eyes of an Israeli satirist

White House officials fear such a relocation would infuriate Palestinians, who also claim the city as their capital. But Friedman told the Israelis that Trump...


Severe Storms Bring Tornadoes, Hail, High Winds

According to several reports, the person who died in the state of Wisconsin resides at a mobile park in the Barron County was a 46-year-old man who was left...


Trump Presented With Gold Medal In Saudi Arabia

Twitter users did not spare the president snide remarks about his dancing skills as the first video, released by Fox News, circulated on social media to the amu...


Trump Sends Nafta Renegotiation Notice to Congress

Since NAFTA was implemented, USA agricultural exports to Canada and Mexico have tripled and quintupled, respectively. Trucks wait in a long queue for border c...


Jeremy Corbyn: Conservatives creating a 'war between generations'

The Times is one of the exceptions, with the paper having an interview with the Prime Minister in which she talks internet security, while the Telegraph has a...


Oil heads for second week of gains

The country is also proposing to set up a high-level committee of experts to advise OPEC and non-OPEC ministers on extending or curtailing the curbs, he said. W...


Top prosecutor accuses president of corruption

Operation Lava Jato has led to the arrests and convictions and uncovered to the public what everyone already knew to be true: Brazil's political, industrial, ...


Supreme Court Snuffs North Carolina's Voter ID Law Once And For All

The U.S. Supreme Court declined (pdf) to review a lower court's decision that struck down North Carolina's controversial voter ID law. "Upon receipt of the ...


G7 countries call for joint fight against cyberattacks

Italian G7 officials said Trump's tax proposal is not part of the weekend's agenda, but foreign counterparts are following developments in Washington very clo...


US, Saudi Arabia sign historic weapons deal worth almost $110 billion

The Times quoted briefing notes of the conversation. The king was driven out to the tarmac in a golf cart and walked with a cane to the bottom of the steps, to ...


Trump, Tillerson Dance In Saudi Arabia

Top regional ally Saudi Arabia has said the trip will conclude political and commercial agreements and will help bolster the joint fight against extremist milit...


Bribery allegations mount against Brazilian president

Temer and a senior senator, Aecio Neves, were among those "who attempted to prevent the Car Wash investigations from advancing", Prosecutor General Rodrigo Ja...


Passengers subdue Turkish man on American Airlines flight

Los Angeles Airport Police say 25-year-old Anil Uskanil had opened the door in an airport terminal around 2:45 a.m. Friday. Duct tape, pillows and blankets we...


Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

A passenger aboard an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Hawaii was arrested after trying to break down the cockpit door. According to a passenger s...


8 injured after plane clips LA airport truck

ET) as the plane approached a gate. "A single-aisle commercial passenger jet collided with airport utility/supply vehicle shortly after landing, causing that ...


Play ball ... faster! MLB, union to meet to speed games

Facebook Inc has struck a deal with Major League Baseball to show 20 of the league's games live this season in an agreement that expands the social media networ...


Trump's comments to Russians about Comey 'is compelling evidence of corrupt intent'

According to a Wednesday report from the New York Times , Flynn informed Trump's transition team on January 4th that he was under federal investigation for h...


Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights cancelled

So how did we get here? But problems have certainly been building for Spirit, as the airline had to cancel nearly 300 flights over the past seven days due to ...


3 men stole vehicle, killed 6-year-old in back seat

Kingston Frazier was kidnapped early Thursday morning from the parking lot of the Kroger on I-55 in Jackson. He was in a Toyota Camry that was parked in a Kroge...


US Bancorp DE Lowers Stake in Boston Scientific Co. (BSX)

About shares traded. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. On the other hand the company has Rela...


Florida jobless rate dipped in April as state added jobs

April unemployment rate estimates for other states in the region were 2.8 percent in New Hampshire, 3.1 percent in Vermont, 3.9 percent in MA, 4.3 percent in Rh...


Wal-Mart's first-quarter comparable sales beat estimates

Walmart said most of the e-commerce growth was organic rather than from those deals. Target Corp. (TGT) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Even off-price retailer TJX C...


J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) Analytical Report

J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 497,905 shares of the department store op...


Trump to join Pence in disclosing 2016 financial information

Leadership PACs are generally viewed as a way for the politicians and lawmakers who helm them to increase their status as leaders and improve their standing wit...


Australia's banks have 'target on their chests' in Federal Budget 2017

The 2017 Budget also seeks to entirely recover from Labor's Mediscare campaign that almost cost the Coalition the election while tackling the Opposition's main ...


Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probe

Assange hailed a "victory" and said his lawyers were now seeking a "dialogue" with British authorities about his future but gave no further details and repeated...


'We messed up by not investing in Amazon' says Buffett

The 86-year-old CEO and his 93-year-old partner have been leading the conglomerate for more than five decades, but the crowd is always listening for new nuggets...