FTSE 100 rises but pound suffers after shock election result

In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 index surged past the psychologically important mark of 12,800 points, while the Paris CAC 40 was 0.2 percent higher. "Hopes that political uncertainty would decrease substantially under a more stable Conservative ... More..

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Trump lawyer denies president demanded Comey's loyalty

Trump also went after his own Department of Justice in his Twitter tirade, and unraveled their best effort to convince people to stop saying that what Trump is proposing is a "travel ban". Though Republicans ...More..

Top intel officials weren't pressured to intervene on Russian Federation probes
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Top intel officials weren't pressured to intervene on Russian Federation probes

Coats told associates in March that Trump asked him if he could intervene with then-FBI chief James Comey to get the bureau to back off its investigation into Michael Flynn , who was sacked as national secur...More..

Donald Trump Woke Up and Had Some Name Calling for Breakfast
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Donald Trump Woke Up and Had Some Name Calling for Breakfast

Speaking the day after Comey delivered a scathing indictment of the president at the Senate Intelligence Committee , the United States president again denied two key claims made by the former Federal Bureau ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Donald Tusk: 'No time to lose' in Brexit negotiations

While many political analysts agreed that a hard Brexit , given the weakened position of Britain's Conservative party, seemed less likely, some said it was too early to tell in which direction the negotiat...More..

Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

A defiant President Donald Trump said Friday he was willing to testify under oath about his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey . The department also rebutted Comey's claim that Sessions ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Infiltrating Terrorists Killed on LoC in 96 Hours: Army

Troops guarding the LoC have been taking on the terrorists at the treacherous mountains and inhospitable terrains at the altitudes ranging from 12,000 to 14,000 feet. One civilian was injured in a militant atta...More..

Trump Talks Terrorism - Media Only Cares About Trump Calling Comey a Liar
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trump Talks Terrorism - Media Only Cares About Trump Calling Comey a Liar

The White House has seized on Comey's confirmation that Trump personally was not under investigation over his ties to Russian Federation to declare a victory of sorts. "I'll tell you about it over a very short ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Police release image of knife used in London Bridge attack

If confirmed, Thomas would be the eighth person killed in the vehicle and knife attack . Police confronted and shot the assailants dead, unloading 46 bullets, after two officers came under direct attack fr...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Unraveling the Qatar crisis

Turkey is Doha's closest ally and, having increased food and water exports to Qatar, is now fast-tracking plans to send troops to its permanent base in the country. At a time when US President Donald Trump a...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Police foil new terror plot as they arrest three people planning attack

The question remains how the men met and knew one another but police said Saturday they did not suspect a wider plot. Meanwhile a chair appears to be thrown in the direction of the terrorist. The youngest of Sa...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis still in question

Subban said. Nashville needs to play their game. The Penguins are a win away from their second straight Stanley Cup and fifth overall. There was the slick blind backhand pass to Conor Sheary just 1:19 int...More..

Donald Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Donald Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony

When Trump was asked if that was true, he answered, "No. No". Is that a fair statement? The Democratic leader in the US House of Representatives said on Friday there was no question President Donald Trump ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Cavs end Warriors' ideal postseason, stay alive in Finals

James also broke Jordan's record for most career free throws made in the playoffs, passing MJ's mark of 1,463. "We were in attack mode", James said. "Just one of those games". Curry smiled and went over to ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?

The nation waited with bated breath for Trump to live-tweet during Comey's testimony on Thursday, adding even more potential drama to Comey's dramatic appearance - but the tweets never came. Trump also ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Ostapenko wanted to win Open at 10: mother

With Halep serving to stay in the championship at 5-3 down, Ostapenko set up her first championship point with an angled backhand return and won the biggest match of her life with a backhand down the line -...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Two more arrests over London Bridge attack

Five more victims died from stabbing wounds, and 48 others were injured in the attack . Officers are particularly keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the white van targeting individuals on London Bridg...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Tehran: Attackers Were Iranian and Fought With ISIS

While it has long called for attacks in Iran, in recent months Isis propaganda has been released in Farsi with the aim of recruiting the country's Sunni minority. Reza Seifollahi, an official in the country...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Oil Falls to Three-Week Low on Rising U.S. Output

Akin to a report card, it show compliance to the production cuts agreed upon late a year ago. "We want to institutionalise cooperation between Opec and non-Opec producers", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al Fal...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

European Stocks Rise After UK Vote as Pound Boosts FTSE 100

The pound's weakness is "an uncertainty discount, rather than pricing the fundamentals of a potential leftist shift in the United Kingdom government, with a softer Brexit stance", said Peter Chatwell, head of r...More..

Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals

SoftBank Team Japan 's challenge for the 35th America's Cup ended, as the team fell to Swedish Challenger Artemis Racing in a thrilling semi-final matchup in Bermuda. "I think he was a bit upset with what hap...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Sentiment Report: Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT)

The rating was downgraded by JMP Securities on Wednesday, March 23 to "Underperform". The rating was reinitiated by UBS with "Sell" on Wednesday, January 11. The stock of Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) ...More..

President Trump urges Qatar to stop funding terrorism
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

President Trump urges Qatar to stop funding terrorism

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) top diplomat said on Friday that the list issued on Thursday of 59 individuals and 12 organisations linked to terrorism gives Qatar a chance to change its policy. "Qatar has a h...More..

Ariana Grande's Charity Concert in Manchester Sells Out in Just Six Minutes
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Ariana Grande's Charity Concert in Manchester Sells Out in Just Six Minutes

The terror attack took place on May 22 when a suicide bomber detonated an explosive outside the Manchester Arena as fans filed out shortly after the concert. The singer is officially back on United Kingdo...More..

Putin says he's encouraged by peace process in Syria
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Putin says he's encouraged by peace process in Syria

Congratulating India on the full member status of the SCO along with Pakistan , the prime minister said it was a historic day for Pakistan and the SCO members as well and thanked the founding members includi...More..