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Protesters storm town hall as anger grows over London fire

Some Grenfell residents had warned months ago fire safety issues at the tower meant that it was at risk of a "catastrophic" event. Anger has focused over the ...


Erdogan says Turkey offered to set up base in Saudi Arabia

Defense Secretary James Mattis greets an airman as he boards a U.S. Air Force C-17 for a day trip to a U.S. military base in Djibouti from Doha , Qatar April...


Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments

Since then, a restaurant group and two individuals in the hotel industry joined as plaintiffs. According to Racine, the lawsuit shows that state attorney g...


Oil output set to outpace demand in 2018: IEA

Crude futures had shed more than 40 cents in the first few hours of trading Wednesday in Asia , in response to a build in United States crude and gasoline inve...


Big Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer aims for ACA return

Additionally, DFS will mandate that insurers offer coverage for medically necessary abortion services without co-pays, coinsurance or deductibles. As the Sena...


Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas

It eliminates some of the benefits the rich enjoyed under Brownback's policies and raises their rates, while also raising taxes on the poor. The New York Tim...


European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place

The bank's adjusted statement represents a cautious step toward an announcement, expected later this year, that the bank will taper and end its extraordinary mo...


Annual Torch Run coming to Carroll on Wednesday

According to Special Olympics Washington , almost 2,000 law enforcement personnel are involved in Washington State LETR efforts and their efforts raise over ha...


Drilling Down into the numbers for Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan Inc. (TSE:2579)

The institutional investor owned 76,892 shares of the company's stock after selling 13,138 shares during the period. About 3,202 shares traded. Coca-Cola Bott...


Sunshine and Rain - A Perfect Holiday Weekend to Make Memories

A trough of low pressure is setting itself up in the upper levels of the atmosphere early this morning, and will persist into Friday across the East. Memorial...


Defying "One Belt, One Road": EU Says No to China's Global Leadership

What kind of dialogue is a meaningful dialogue. "The thrust of the Belt and Road Initiative was infrastructure, and infrastructure was an enabler, a way of ge...


Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

He did not practice. "It's just questionable for tomorrow". Jonathon Simmons , starting in place of Leonard, had a team-high 22 points for the Spurs , who f...


Blitzboks triumph in Plate final in London

England started day two of the London Sevens with a quarter-final triumph over World Series champions South Africa, before registering a 24-5 victory against...


AT&T workers go on three-day strike

SOME 40,000 AT&T workers are gearing up for a possible strike across 36 states as early as Friday, May 19. Our message is clear: fair contract or strike. In a...


Oil prices rise in expectation of Aramco supply cut to Asia

WTI was on track to post its best performance since November 30, the day the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to cut their production to...


Clashes erupt as Palestinians mark Nakba, several wounded

In a joint press conference with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, Abbas said that a solution to ending the conflict is embodied in establishi...


FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on president

The latest Russian twist, first reported by the New York Times , comes a week after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey over his handling of the FBI investigation into Hil...


This Is How Pippa Middleton Is Preparing For Her Wedding Day

Prince George and Princess Charlotte will be page boy and flower girl too! Even though Pippa was Kate's maid of honor, the duchess probably won't fulfill the...


Sprint's Owner Wants a T-Mobile Merger, Is Open to Other Offers

SoftBank Group Chairman Masayoshi Son's remarks that he wants to restart merger talks between his Sprint unit and T-Mobile US sent the shares of the USA wireles...


Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy

In announcing its decision , the five-judge panel said Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama was "convincingly proven guilty of blasphemy" and ordered his arres...


Your primer to the 2017-18 Federal Budget

This is a tax on liabilities for banks which have aggregate liabilities in excess of £20 billion. A rise in the department's overall public servant head count...


Notable Price Swings: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) ,Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (KERX)

Analysts are looking for an EPS of 88 cents and revenue of $371.04. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc has a 12-month low of $14.26 and a 12-month high of $53.14. E...


'I'm Not Chasing Any Job' - Gordhan After High Court Ruling

The High Court in Pretoria has ordered Zuma to hand over to the Democratic Alliance (DA ) within five working days the record of decisions related to his recen...


Was Land Allotted to Patanjali at a Throwaway Price, Asks Bombay HC

In 10 years since its founding, Patanjali has grown its market share to 1.2 per cent share in beauty and personal care market as of 2015, Bloomberg reported. ...


Consensus emerging for OPEC, non-OPEC to extend output pact: Saudi governor

ENERGY SHARES: Oil company stocks led declines. "The Fed will raise the federal funds rate again in mid-June as the economy is approaching full employment", sai...


Google agrees to pay $335 million in Italy tax dispute

American lawmakers, meanwhile, are demanding that US-based multinationals repatriate more of their profits and pay taxes on them. Italy has also begun proceed...


Assured, MBIA sue Puerto Rico board over island fiscal plan

Shown here is the capitol of the US territory in San Juan . Gov. Ricardo Rossello triggered a bankruptcy-like process by declaring Puerto Rico could not agre...


ICICI Bank 4Q Net Profit Jumps, But Bad Loans Also Up

The bank's net profit for the quarter stood at Rs 2,025 crore as compared to Rs 702 crore reported in the same period past year. The growth in net profit come...


'The Ultimate Fighter 26' to crown first UFC women's flyweight champion

According to the release, fighters now signed to the UFC roster (like her) can also apply for TUF 26 if they're able to make the flyweight limit, so long as the...


Trade Deficit Deepens in March

Imports from the United States - Canada's largest trading partner, by far - were up two percent, while exports to the U.S. edged down a fraction of a percentage...


Trump to sign order creating accountability office at VA

The government's second-largest department has struggled to improve care for more than 9 million veterans it serves. Officials there were found to have manipula...


Cooper Tire misses Street 1Q forecasts

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (NYSE:CTB)'s share price traded down 9.8% on Thursday after the company announced weaker than expected quarterly earnings . The Marcato...


Mayer set for $186m payout from Yahoo sale

It has been noted that she now holds Yahoo stock, stock options, and restricted stock units worth a total of $186 million. A series of acquisitions, such as t...


AT&T CEO Expects Time Warner Deal to Happen 'This Year'

According to AT&T , the growth of the DirecTV Now over-the-top pay TV package , launched last fall, helped to offset the declines on the traditional pay-TV si...


Internet firms winding up for a fight on 'net neutrality'

The rules approved by the FCC in 2015 prohibit broadband providers from giving or selling access to speedy internet, essentially a "fast lane", to certain inter...