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Trump's 1989 trip to Israel that never was

Israel occupied the West Bank and east Jerusalem in 1967 and later annexed the east of the city in a move never recognised by the global community. The cont...


Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Given Outperform Rating at William Blair

Cisco Systems, Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 10 rated the stock as Buy, 14 rated Hold, 0 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. While loo...


Wal-Mart's online sales surge, tops 1Q expectations

Walmart also saw improvements at its Sam's Club warehouse club division, where sales improved by 2.8% to $14 billion and comp-sales, excluding fuel, were up by ...


Unemployment rate falls to record low in Arkansas

Despite the dip over the past month - from decreases in manufacturing, construction, trade-transportation-utilities, and professional and business services - in...


Officials Say A South Carolina Teen Died From Drinking Too Much Caffeine

He said there was not enough caffeine to be "toxic" causing a " caffeine overdos". As to energy drinks, Watts says he is telling his friends and family not t...


Turkey: Man detained on US plane just wanted 1st class seat

Crew members on American Airlines Flight 31 and an off-duty police officer restrained the man aboard the flight which originated from Los Angeles Internation...


Softbank-Saudi sovereign fund raise $93 bn for IT investment

Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, chairman of Softbank, a telecommunications and tech investment group, revealed plans for the fund last October and since the...


French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

Guinet, a security researcher at Paris-based Quarks Lab, published the theoretical technique for decrypting WannaCry files late Wednesday and Thursday, which De...


Man tried to get into cockpit on flight to Hawaii

The man's problems apparently did not end there. A routine flight from Los Angeles to Hawaii took an interesting turn on Friday, resulting in fighter jets b...


Donald Trump says first trip overseas as president 'tremendous'

President Donald Trump opened his first trip overseas since taking office, touching down Saturday in Saudi Arabia for a visit aimed at building stronger partner...


Philippines Proposes 'Gentleman's Agreement' with China on South China Sea

The framework, which was agreed upon during a meeting of senior officials from Asean and China in the southwestern Chinese province of Guizhou, sets the param...


Polls show UK's Conservatives losing ground as policies set out

One Labour insider characterised the mood in the Corbyn camp as "extremely positive", after the Labour leader attracted a crowd of thousands to a rally in super...


UNC, NC State land in same pool for ACC baseball tourney

No. 3 Wake Forest, No. 6 Miami and No. 10 Georgia Tech make up Pool C, while No. 4 Virginia, No. 5 Clemson and No. 9 Duke round out Pool D. All games will also ...


Firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure, Trump told Russians

Several Republican lawmakers have since said that impeachment would be on the table if an investigation found that Trump had asked Comey to stop the Flynn inv...


Services to have 4-slab GST rates, no decision on gold

FMCG companies also said they are awaiting clarifications on service tax and excise exemptions before they can calculate the full impact. The Goods and Servic...


North Korea just fired an 'unidentified' projectile

White House officials said the system, which was last tested in February, has a shorter range than the missiles launched in North Korea's most recent tests. T...


Philippines' Duterte: China threatened 'war' over sea row

For the 10 ASEAN member states, meanwhile, the agreement offers a chance to freeze further Chinese advances in the region at a time when the Trump administratio...


Unemployment rates hit record lows in 3 states

Arkansas' April unemployment rate is the 13th-lowest in the country. Two other states, Colorado and OR, also had record-low unemployment rates in April. Putna...


McCain, Graham, and Collins Join Democrats in Keeping Obama's Natural Gas Regulation

The U.S. Senate has blocked an effort to overturn an Obama-era regulation restricting harmful methane emissions that escape from oil and gas wells on federal la...


UK PM May's Conservatives lead Labour by 13 points-Opinium poll

Backing for Labour climbed to its highest level in the campaign so far, giving ammunition to those who want Jeremy Corbyn to stay on after the election. "The wh...


White House official subject of Russia probe

There was, Trump said, "zero" collusion with Russian Federation, and he wants to get back to the business of being president. Friday's report quotes Trump c...


American climber dies, Indian missing on Everest

Octogenarian mountaineer Min Bahadur Sherchan died at the base camp oon May 6 while famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck was killed in an accident in the Mount Everes...


Donald Trump shared sensitive information with Russians

The threat was related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft. He went on to add that the president wasn't even aware of where the information came from...


Ford plans big job cuts

New Delhi, May 17 The Indian operations of USA auto major Ford, that has announced around 1,400 job cuts in North America and Asia Pacific, are unlikely to be m...


Talks on South China Sea COC in positive direction: Anifah

Duterte on Friday said his Chinese counterpart had warned him there would be war if Manila tried to enforce an arbitration ruling and drill for oil in a dis...


Untitled Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting Auctioned for $110 Million, a US Record

The 41-year-old entrepreneur actually set a previous auction high for Basquiat , paying $57.3 million for a 1982 painting at a Christie's sale last year ....


Stocks Intraday Alert Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR), Valvoline Inc (NYSE:VVV)

BMO Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating and issued a $28.00 price objective on shares of Antero Resources Corp in a research report on Wednesday, March 22...


India wrongly claiming victory in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case: Khawar Qureshi

The UN's highest judicial body also asked Pakistan to take "all measures" to ensure that Jadhav was not executed till the court had delivered its final verdic...


Federal Budget 2017: Drug testing of dole recipients defended by Malcolm Turnbull

On Thursday night, federal senator Derryn Hinch outlined details of a letter he wrote to the AFP asking for an investigation. "Our banks pool 30 billion Aussi...


Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research

State Treasurer State of Michigan's holdings in Healthcare Realty Trust were worth $1,537,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Tudor Investment Corp E...


Full tanks and tankers: a stubborn oil glut despite OPEC cuts

Their panel, the Economic Commission Board (ECB), was due to finish talks on Thursday but they will now end on Friday, Opec sources said. "All options are ope...


Snap Misses Earnings, User Growth Targets After IPO

For the fiscal first quarter, Snap reported a loss of $2.21 billion, higher than the net loss of $104.6 million it reported one year earlier, although the compa...


Analyst's Proposition on Nucor Corporation (NUE), McKesson Corporation (MCK)

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Archford Capital Strategies LLC boosted its po...


Trump, White House officials bounce along to Saudi sword dance

Billboards featuring images of Trump and the king and emblazoned with the motto "Together we prevail", dotted Riyadh's highways, and Trump's hotel was bathed in...


Indian Navy foils piracy attempt on Liberian vessel in Gulf of Aden

The merchant vessel faced threat from two suspicious mother vessels and eight skiffs, a navy spokesperson said. The warship is deployed in Gulf of Aden for an...