US State Department presses N. Korea to release detained Americans

He said he had always thought it was "unimaginable" that a USA citizen could die in a North Korean prison, and that he himself was never beaten or otherwise severely maltreated by the regime. Corker added: "We have to figure out whether it's best to ... More..

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Turkish FM urges peace, dialogue in Gulf crisis

Speaking on Qatar's $12bn deal with the U.S. to buy F-15 fighter jets, the minister said "just like other country, like Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt .it is natural for Qatar to buy airplanes or parts nec...More..

Chinese shares close mixed Wednesday after MSCI decision
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Chinese shares close mixed Wednesday after MSCI decision

A two-step inclusion process will be used to account for the existing daily trading limits on Stock Connect . MSCI said more China-listed shares could be added in the future if the country loosens restrict...More..

EU sure about that hat, your majesty?
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

EU sure about that hat, your majesty?

The speech says: "This will be complemented by legislation to ensure that the United Kingdom makes a success of Brexit, establishing new national policies on immigration, global sanctions, nuclear safeguards,...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Analysts Research Summary: Sirius XM Holdings I (SIRI)

Reilly Fincl Advsrs has invested 0% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. It turned negative, as 36 investors sold SIRI shares while 151 reduced holdings. Randgold Resources Ltd. (NASDAQ:SIRI) will report $0.04 earnings p...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

New dashcam footage shows moment police officer shoots dead Philando Castile

The Facebook video was shared widely, and included Reynolds' statements that Castile hadn't been reaching for his gun. "Sir, I have to tell you that I do have a firearm on me", Philando Castile tell...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

George Clooney is selling his tequila company for $1B

Said Clooney in confirming the deal: "If you asked us four years ago if we had a billion dollar company, I don't think we would have said yes". Typical George, never expecting anything good to come his way. W...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Saudi king deposes crown prince, names son as successor

Colin Foreman wrote for Middle East Business Intelligence that the events in Saudi Arabia in the last two years confirmed his view. Salman is the crown prince of Saudi Arabia and the youngest minister...More..

Barclays and four former bosses are charged with fraud over bank crisis
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Barclays and four former bosses are charged with fraud over bank crisis

If charges were brought against the operating company, Barclays would lose the chance to do business in the United States of America and other countries, who bar companies involved in criminal proceedings from ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Global Acoustic Panel Market : Technological advancements, Financial Plan 2017 to 2021

These include equipment and raw materials, client surveys, marketing channels, and industry trends and proposals. Key questions answered in this report are what will the market size be in 2021 and what will...More..

Donald Trump to be sued over foreign government payments
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Donald Trump to be sued over foreign government payments

Reports say that a similar lawsuit was also filed in January by plaintiffs including an ethics non-profit group. Frosh said in a statement on Monday that Trump's "wide-ranging business entanglements ...More..

More Lehigh Valley leaders pledge to uphold Paris climate agreement
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

More Lehigh Valley leaders pledge to uphold Paris climate agreement

David Ige's office announced Tuesday. On Tuesday, North Korea's foreign ministry blasted Trump for his decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change , removing the world's secon...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

South Korea scraps plants, signals shift from nuclear energy

Three other USA citizens, who are ethnic Koreans, and six South Koreans remain in custody in North Korea. South Korea is also one of the few countries that have exported its nuclear reactor technology, an...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast; Bret in Caribbean

Edwards. GPM's Microwave Imager (GMI) and Dual-Frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR) instruments showed that the forming tropical cyclone was dumping heavy rainfall in an area from the center of the Gulf of Mexic...More..

Public sector borrowing falls to lowest level since 2008
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Public sector borrowing falls to lowest level since 2008

It was the lowest borrowing level for the month since 2007, and came in below economist forecasts of £7.5 billion. Chancellor Philip Hammond committed to a range of fiscal targets before the General Electi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mourinho denies tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

There have been suggestions that Ronaldo is using links to both United and Paris Saint-Germain to earn a new contract at Real Madrid or in hope of stopping or quietening allegations of tax avoidance against...More..

Where Is Sean Spicer? White House Briefing Held Off-Camera Monday
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Where Is Sean Spicer? White House Briefing Held Off-Camera Monday

Chief White House Strategist Steve Bannon said the reason we haven't seen Spicer is that he got fatter. The briefings, formerly a mostly unwatched event in the Obama administration, have been carried by major...More..

Trump tweetstorms wash away White House press briefings
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump tweetstorms wash away White House press briefings

Communications director Mike Dubke stepped down in May, and many rumored that Spicer would be next, as soon as the White House found a replacement. As of June 5, the communications staff stopped referring t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Chevron Corporation (CVX) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Strong-Buy"

It closed at $6.19 lastly. Edge Wealth Management Llc increased Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) stake by 19619.35% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock declined 0.70% or $1.03 reaching $145.31 per share. ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

With tech giants back in charge, stocks hit records again

Bryant Evans , portfolio manager at Cozad Asset Management, in Champaign, Illinois. Rig operator Transocean gave up 3.7 percent. US stock indexes climbed again to record heights on Monday, led by technolog...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Saudi King's Surprise Shakeup Clears Son's Path to the Throne

The royal decree also explained that the promotion of King Salman's son was endorsed by 31 out of 34 members of the Allegiance Council. The removal of Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, the new crown prince's older...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Don't Touch Red Hat Inc (RHT) Stock After Its Q1 Bonanza

Insiders sold a total of 301,336 shares of company stock worth $26,596,492 in the last three months. Red Hat had 51 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. A year earlier, Red Hat ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

CDB Aviation to purchase 42 new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft

United Airlines stated a day following the launch of the 737 Max 10 that it would change 100 of its 737 Max orders with the newest version of its 737 workhorse. United said it was converting 100 previously pla...More..

As Li Ka-shing's Retirement Nears, Spotlight Shifts to Son
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

As Li Ka-shing's Retirement Nears, Spotlight Shifts to Son

When that happens, he will become the group's senior advisor and focus on managing his foundation, he said . Li turns 89 in July. In an illustration of how closely the elder Li is tracked in Hong Kong , thr...More..

Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

The S&P 500 dropped 0.7%, while the Dow Jones industrial average drifted down 0.3%. New York Fed President William Dudley, a close ally of Fed Chair Janet Yellen, said US inflation was a bit low but...More..