Macron's party headed for big French parliamentary majority

Mr Macron also plans to quickly pass a law to strengthen security measures - effectively making the state of emergency permanent, after multiple Islamic extremist attacks in France . Meanwhile, following the projections, German Chancellor Angela Mer... More..

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Qatar denounces Gulf states' 'policy of domination'

Saudi Arabia and allies Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) severed ties with Qatar last week, accusing it of supporting Islamist militants and arch-foe Iran - charges Doha denies. Saudi A...More..

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Stock Price Move: Eclipse Resources Corporation (ECR), Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD)

The Average Volume of the company is 4.42 Million and P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0, while Forward P/E ratio is 24.32. The Regulated Utility segment consists of Washington Gas Light Company, which provides...More..

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Trump says he would be willing to testify under oath

But the key moment came when Karl asked the president whether he'd be willing to rebut those claims under oath-because, after all, Comey was also under oath when he said them. The most significant example of ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Puerto Rico gov upholds statehood in vote hit by boycott

Former Gov. Aníbal Acevedo Vilá says the skewed numbers could actually hurt the island's cause, saying that a 97 percent win is "the kind of result you get in a one-party regime". After the vote, Rosselló said ...More..

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United Kingdom election: Brexit plans in disarray

He wrote on the ConservativeHome site: "The reason for the disappointing result was not the absence of support for Theresa May and the Conservatives but an unexpected surge in support for Labour ". Scottish Co...More..

I hope Hillary Clinton finds self-awareness soon
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

I hope Hillary Clinton finds self-awareness soon

Hillary Clinton had no plan to make news - let alone go after the Democratic National Committee. "It was bankrupt, it was on the verge of insolvency, its data was mediocre to poor, non-existent, wrong", Clinton...More..

Oil prices slide almost 1 pct on persistent glut concerns
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Oil prices slide almost 1 pct on persistent glut concerns

US West Texas Intermediate futures were at $47.90 a barrel, up 24 cents, or 0.5 per cent. Trump's withdrawal from the Paris agreement, the landmark 2015 global pact to fight climate change, drew condemnation ...More..

Microsoft's Project Scorpio could cost $499
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Microsoft's Project Scorpio could cost $499

The Xbox One Scorpio will cost $499, according to The Game Awards and YouTube Live presenter Geoff Keighley . The Xbox One X is not a new console generation by any stretch of the imagination. "We are...More..

Merkel, minister stress U.S. ties after critical Trump tweet
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Merkel, minister stress U.S. ties after critical Trump tweet

Trump had tweeted earlier on Tuesday that Germany's trade and military policies are very bad for his country and warned that something will be done about it. It is also not the first time a German chancello...More..

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly three-year boycott
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly three-year boycott

Swift's management said Thursday on social media that the singer would release her music to Spotify in celebration of the success of her last album, which was released previous year. We have a feeling this...More..

Italy's local elections deal a heavy blow for populist Five Star Movement
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Italy's local elections deal a heavy blow for populist Five Star Movement

On Monday, the Italian parliament started discussing the electoral system overhaul bill after an agreement struck by the main political parties. Italy's anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) suffered a ...More..

Is Stephen Curry playing too passively in the NBA Finals?
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Is Stephen Curry playing too passively in the NBA Finals?

The Cavaliers outscored the Warriors in all four quarters. "I think it did a little bit (get out of hand)", Green said of game four. The Cavaliers and Warriors , who have tangled for three consecut...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

BT Group plc's (BT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc

The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 9 by Bank of America. The stock of Halfords Group plc (LON:HFD) earned "Buy" rating by N+1 Singer on Thursday, March 23. The stock has "Sell" rati...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland

The England boss took the squad away with the Royal Marines in an unorthodox start to the global break and, having boldly - if understandably - overlooked Wayne Rooney , handed Harry Kane the captaincy in ...More..

Britain's May seeks deal with N. Ireland party
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Britain's May seeks deal with N. Ireland party

Johnson - a former Tory leadership contender - denied he was planning a leadership challenge. The Sun newspaper said senior members of the party had vowed to get rid of May but would wait at least six month...More..

Intimate, wrenching 'Evan Hansen' takes top honors at Tonys
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Intimate, wrenching 'Evan Hansen' takes top honors at Tonys

Bette Midler took the equivalent award for actresses for her role in Hello, Dolly! Nixon's speech, in which she quoted directly from The Little Foxes playwright Lillian Hellman, was a case in point. "I'm...More..

Electricity cut at Navalny's offices in Moscow
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Electricity cut at Navalny's offices in Moscow

The anti-corruption activist and presidential hopeful has also called for protests in more than 200 cities across Russian Federation, which is celebrating a public holiday. The 41-year-old has been mobilizing s...More..

Xi and Sharif met several times during SCO summit: China
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Xi and Sharif met several times during SCO summit: China

Conspicuously absent was a usually customary meeting between Sharif and Xi. Soon after the meeting, which took place between Prime Minister Narendra Modi , with Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif, India annou...More..

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Stake Boosted by Toronto Dominion Bank
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Stake Boosted by Toronto Dominion Bank

Dodge & Cox purchased a new stake in shares of Baker Hughes during the fourth quarter valued at $1,667,596,000. Finally, Stephens Inc. AR raised its stake in shares of Baker Hughes by 13.4% in the third quarter...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Malaysia Airlines A330 returns to Melbourne after bomb threat

Victoria Police Senior Constable Adam West said police responded to Malaysia Airlines request for help and arrived at Tullamarine Airport at 11:40 p.m. Authorities said the Sri Lankan man was revealed not to ...More..

Theresa May To Form UK Govt With Right-Wing Irish Democratic Unionist Party
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Theresa May To Form UK Govt With Right-Wing Irish Democratic Unionist Party

The pound plunged on the exit poll predicting a hung parliament . Hung Parliament: what does it mean? Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallow said a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party would only apply ...More..

Iran comes to Qatar's rescue, sends planes of food
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Iran comes to Qatar's rescue, sends planes of food

Qatar said late on Saturday it would not retaliate with such measures of its own. Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates announced hotlines to help families with Qatari members, their officia...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

France's Macron set for landslide majority in parliament, polls show

According to the first data, candidates of Macron's party are getting 26.6 percent of the votes. But Macron's score of 24 per cent in the first round of the presidential race and yesterday's low turnout und...More..

ITV: Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

ITV: Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text

But May's hold on power remained tenuous Sunday as she tried to finalise a deal with a small Northern Irish party to prop up her minority government. That timeline now looks even more ambitious than before, n...More..