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J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP), Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)

FNY Managed Accounts LLC purchased a new stake in shares of J C Penney Company during the first quarter valued at $117,000. In contrast, the average volume was ...


US, Turkey Spar Over Erdogan Visit Violence

Supporters and opponents of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey engaged in a violent confrontation outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington...


Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections

The province will observe three days of mourning after the explosion, Iranian state television reported. 35 bodies had been already recovered from "Zemestan-Y...


North Korea Detains Fourth American Citizen on Charges of 'Hostile Acts'

North Korea has threatened to launch a series of retaliations on the US and South Korean intelligence agencies after an alleged assassination attempt on its lea...


IS fighters attack government-held areas in central Syria

Several Syrian opposition media groups with activists in the area say the airstrike hit a convoy of government troops and allied militiamen on the road to the T...


Senate Intel Committee Wants Comey Memos And Testimony

On Wednesday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Congress needs to gather all relevant information before "rushing to judgment". The House Oversight Committee has a...


Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn loom large in ITV leaders' debate

During a discussion on the impact of Brexit on the economy, the MEP said: "Natalie, we have a huge trading deficit". Taking a swipe at both Mrs May and Mr Nut...


Car Strikes Pedestrians in New York's Times Square, Driver Arrested

The driver, identified as 26-year-old Richard Rojas from the Bronx , allegedly attempted to flee after the crash but was quickly taken into police custody. T...


Former officials call Trump's disclosure "serious"

Russian Federation is the main supporter of Syrian President Bashar Assad, and an ally of Iran, one of Israel's principal adversaries. The New York Times r...


Ransomware attack: Home secretary can't get cash from ATM

In what one of the most significant cyberattacks ever recorded, computer systems from the U.K.to Russia, Brazil and the US were hit beginning Friday by malici...


France's Macron Unveils Government with Mix of Political Hues

The 46-year-old lawmaker, largely unknown to voters, is a member of the mainstream-right Republicans party that was badly battered by Macron's victory in the pr...


Fox News founder Roger Ailes dies at 77

Roger Ailes , the former head of Fox News , died Thursday, according to family members. Roger Ailes , the former head of Fox News who for more than two ...


Corbyn: Labour won't hit £80000 earners with immediate income tax hike

However, Labour did not provide detailed costs for a plan to nationalise railways, the Royal Mail and parts of the energy industry. When the journalist said h...


Israel rethinking United States security ties after Trump's intel blunder

The low-priced Icelandic airline WOW announced Tuesday it would begin operating flights to Israel from the USA starting September. It also did not deal with t...


Trump may pick Comey's replacement next week

U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyers say a review of his last 10 years of tax returns do not reflect "any income of any type from Russian sources", with some e...


Push now on for TPP 2.0

Both New Zealand and Japan "have ratified TPP, which I think indicates the leadership role that the two countries can take", English said. Speaking to reporte...


Chinese fighter flies inverted over US Air Force jet

They called the actions by the Chinese jets " unprofessional ". A WC-135 Constant Phoenix aircraft was intercepted by Chinese fighter jets while it was conduc...


Iran vice president pulls out of election, backs Rouhani

The talks to reach agreement on a deal required bilateral negotiations between Iran and the United States, at the foreign ministerial level, breaking a three-de...


U.S. officer cleared in fatal shooting of black man

Benjamin Crump, an attorney for the Crutcher family, said this is just another name on a long list of black men being targeted by police, NBC reported . Police...


More controversy for Balch Springs Police after 2016 tasing video leaked

The video was mailed to KDFW-TV (Channel 4) and published on Tuesday, but it is not clear how the sender obtained it. Just two weeks after a now-fired officer...


Trump denies that he requested Comey end investigation into Flynn

Trump is both publicly and privately stewing about Deputy Attorney General Rob Rosenstein's decision to name special counsel. "I think it is totally ridiculou...


Iran's top leader urges high turnout in presidential vote

Standing behind a lectern and surveying the sea of purple - his campaign color - before him, Rouhani promised much. "He has saved us from war, and if he is ou...


U.S. admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

He emphasized Seoul agreed with Washington on the importance of sanctions and pressure on North Korea, adding that when conditions are matured, dialogue als...


Team Trump knew Flynn was being investigated and Trump still hired him

But she said "it's very hard to characterize this one encounter as obstruction of justice". Comey wrote the memo after he met in the Oval Office with Trump,...


North Korea's long history of hacking

Ransomware encrypts important files, locking people out of their computers unless they pay up to prevent their entire system from being deleted. "As South Kor...


Chinese investor visas deserve extreme vetting

Meyer told more than 100 investors at Beijing's Ritz-Carlton Hotel that her brother was the company's former chief executive. The White House has indicated ...


Just In: One dead, 13 injured as car rams into Times Square

NYPD Commissioner Jame O'Neill said Rojas had two prior DUI arrests. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio arrived on the sc...


Australia mulls laptop ban on flights from some West Asian countries

The new laptop ban would work like the current one from the Middle East, except that it would affect all flights from Europe to the U.S. Parents are pondering...


Online speculators increasing bets on early end to Trump presidency

Nixon denied that his actions amounted to obstruction of justice. On online political stock market PredictIt, chances of Trump being impeached in 2017 hit a r...


Chibok girls 113 kidnapped students still with Boko Haram - BBOG tells FG

The 82 girls were released to worldwide negotiators who have been working in collaboration with the Federal government for their safe return since they were kid...


Trump reaction to special counsel measured, says White House

Trump tweeted early Thursday that he was the victim of a "witch hunt" and expressed anger that a special counsel hadn't ever been appointed to investigate Hilla...


Chibok Community Tells FG - Force Our Unwilling Girls Home, Stop Giving Excuses

The militants are thought to be still holding more than 100 of the 276 taken from Chibok, north-east Nigeria, three years ago. It was unclear if numerous pare...


North Korea Missile Program Advancing Faster Than Expected, South's Defense Minister Says

Its goal is to develop a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the continental United States - something President Donald Trump has vowed "won't ha...


WADA fast tracks rules that could bar Russia from Olympics

The agency's status will be discussed Thursday, though WADA leaders already have spoken out against Isinbayeva's appointment. Isinbayeva had been sharply crit...


North train derailment causes delays for New Haven passengers

She said an investigation would determine whether the train was negotiating the curve at a faster speed. The train derailed near Rye at around 5 p.m.