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Author: 0 Trump's communications director set to leave White House: Trump adviser

In a statement, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said Mr Dubke tendered his resignation just before Mr Trump departed for his first official trip overseas. "And I think in this case, the president being in many ways his own communications director and his own spokesperson creates enormous challenges for anybody who has the job".

Business America's Cup qualifiers off to smashing start in Bermuda
Author: 0 America's Cup qualifiers off to smashing start in Bermuda

With both teams looking for the advantage going into the start box, a major collision occurred between the two boats, resulting in a penalty being given to Sir Ben Ainslie and the British team. "The lads aren't happy tonight". "For example, if you take the top speed on the straight at Monza", he says, "in 2007 you'd go 350 kph, then the top end for America's Cup sailing was about 13 knots".

Business Donald Trump is backing out of the UN's Paris climate change deal
Author: 0 Donald Trump is backing out of the UN's Paris climate change deal

Former President Barack Obama, who helped broker the accord, praised the deal during a trip to Europe this month. Referring to the Paris deal as a "massive redistribution of United States wealth" to other countries, the president made the case that the deal fundamentally disadvantages the US economically, relative to other countries.

Business Intelligence Chief Refuses to Say if Trump Sought Help Rebuffing FBI Probe
Author: 0 Intelligence Chief Refuses to Say if Trump Sought Help Rebuffing FBI Probe

Mr Flynn's Russian ties are under investigation by the FBI and the House and Senate Intelligence Committees, as part of wider inquiries into claims Moscow sought to tip the election in favour of Mr Trump. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., then asked whether it was unsafe for the president to share that classified information with the Russians. “I should not have responded the way I did and for that I am sorry.”.

Author: 0 Trump administration moving to hand back shuttered Russia compounds

For Russia, these include returning the NY and Maryland compounds seized by the Obama administration, according to Russian officials. Chairman Tom Perez blasted the Trump administration's reported plans to reinstall two Russian government compounds that the Obama administration had shuttered.

Author: 0 Moody's cuts China rating citing rising debt, slowing growth

The authorities have gingerly raised short-term interest rates while tightening regulatory oversight. "It overestimated the difficulties that the Chinese economy is facing", the ministry said in a statement , adding that the government's debt ratio previous year was 36.7 percent, lower than major market economies, and that the "expansion of the scale of government debt has been effectively controlled".

Business Exiting Paris, Trump leaves deal shaped by US priorities
Author: 0 Exiting Paris, Trump leaves deal shaped by US priorities

Trump's predecessor said the Trump administration was joining "a small handful of nations that reject the future" by withdrawing from the Paris climate change pact. Trump said Thursday that the US will withdraw from the landmark global agreement to curb carbon-dioxide emissions. Trump argued that complying with the deal unfairly put a burden on the US economy and workers.

Author: 0 United says new LA-Singapore route will be longest from US

At 8,700 statute miles, Los Angeles-Singapore is at the top end of the range, Quayle said. United's flight UA37 will depart LAX at 2055, arriving into Singapore at 0650 two days later, with the return leg UA38 leaving Changi airport at 1100 and landing back into Los Angeles at 1015.

Author: 0 Kovitz Investment Group Partners LLC Raises Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

The company's stock had a trading volume of 19,827,923 shares. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is reportedly developing a new phone - and the software to go with it, Looking at reduced support for Windows 10 Mobile over the past year, combined with plummeting sales of Windows phones, we wouldn't blame you for thinking Microsoft's last big push into the mobile space would be its, well, last.

Author: 0 Trump on Paris climate accord: 'We're getting out'

Foreign leaders lobbied him during his trip overseas. "So we're getting out, but we will start to negotiate and we will see if we can make a deal that's fair". While at Berlin's Free University, Sanders went on to say that Trump " does not reflect the values of most Americans ." . Opponents of the move say it threatens to isolate the United States in a global effort to curb the warming of the planet, and leaves an opening for countries like China to fill the leadership void.

Business Who is 'Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot?
Author: 0 Who is 'Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot?

The film also does a solid job rolling out Wonder Woman's acceptance of who she is in this world. I had only seen her in supporting roles, so to take on one of DC's most famous heroines in her own movie, I was anxious. Wonder Woman hits theaters June 2. Wonder Woman is a great movie and you should get out and see it this weekend. During the summer of 2014 Gadot sparked a heated online debate about the summer's fighting between Israel and Hamas when she posted a Facebook ...

Author: 0 Dwayne Johnson introduced Baywatch castmates to 'butt glue'

Though, the action comedy has been trashed in a lot of reviews, western critics see great potential in Priyanka Chopra and have praised her performance in the film. Matt Goldberg from Collider couldn't have said it better, describing PC as a real standout in 'Baywatch '. But Priyanka will not be able to join them here as it will be impossible for her to come to Mumbai for a day.

Author: 0 Trump set to reveal decision on Paris climate deal

The job of wind turbine technician is predicted to be the single fastest-growing occupation in the United States over the next decade, just edging out physical and occupational therapists. But a US withdrawal from the deal would give China more opportunity to burnish its image as a global leader. Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who took heat for sitting on the council, said he talked to the president about climate change numerous times during meetings.

Business White Cliff Minerals Ltd (WCN) Shares Moving On Volume
Author: 0 White Cliff Minerals Ltd (WCN) Shares Moving On Volume

Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal. Some analysts believe that the ADX is one of the best trend strength indicators available. Futura Medical PLC's Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -100.00.

Business Trump is broadening his search for FBI director
Author: 0 Trump is broadening his search for FBI director

Trump , after firing Comey , cited him for 'poor performance, ' among a variety of other faults. Comey was leading an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation to sway the 2016 presidential election.

Author: 0 IAG's Walsh defends BA's response to outage, still looking into cause

Mr Walsh, chief executive of BA owner International Airlines Group ( IAG ), broke his silence to heap praise on airline staff and chief executive Alex Cruz for the way they handled the fiasco. It continued: "It was not an IT failure and had nothing to do with outsourcing of IT, it was an electrical power supply which was interrupted". "We waited for it to be delivered but nothing happened".

Author: 0 Tory lead slashed to record low of three points

That would raise questions about the future of Brexit , Britain's $2.5-trillion economy and British policy on a range of issues including corporate taxation and government spending and borrowing. However, YouGov stated: "Please note these voting intention figures are from YouGov's conventional polling, not our new election model". Jeremy Corbyn , her opponent in the race for Number 10, will also be campaigning on Brexit, buoyed by an opinion poll which suggested the Tory lead had ...

Business Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Hold Rating for St. James's Place plc (STJ)
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Hold Rating for St. James's Place plc (STJ)

The firm's market cap is GBX 417.80 million. W Resources Plc is engaged in the tungsten production, exploration and development through its subsidiaries, which include Iberian Resources Spain SL and Australian Iron Ore Plc. for 238,735 shares. (NASDAQ:TST). Blackrock Limited Liability Corporation owns 16,585 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Moreover, Avenir Corp has 8.5% invested in the company for 107,784 shares.

Author: 0 Brazil's top court releases testimony linking president to bribes

Cunha, who orchestrated Rousseff's impeachment , was sentenced to 15 years in March for tax evasion, money laundering and corruption, as part of Operation Car Wash. "Within my limits, I did the most I could there". "He came and collected, etc., etc., etc". Besides Temer's departure, demonstrators also called for early general elections.

Author: 0 Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

Why are people mad at Goldman Sachs this time? Borges said Venezuelans sought "the opportunity granted by their own constitution to have free general elections", the AP reported. "The problem is that there are only $3 billion of these bonds - so either at least one of the stories is incorrect, or the Venezuela Central Bank recalled the Fintech repo early, or Venezuela and PDVSA made more than $3 billion of this bond".

Author: 0 LeBron James grateful for Tyronn Lue's calm approach with Cleveland Cavaliers

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will battle for the championship for a third straight year, and it's all set to begin with Game 1 Thursday night at Oracle Arena. "I know I've grown as a player just through experience from the last 5 years, but if I don't go out there and execute, none of that matters", Durant said.

Author: 0 Position-by-position matchups for the NBA Finals

That series turned when Green was suspended for Game 5 and James and Kyrie Irving took over from there. They have destroyed all the teams in the competition with their dominant display. That ban helped the Cavaliers win game five and start their historic fightback from 3-1 down to win the crown, handing the Warriors a gut-wrenching defeat.

Business Google challenges Apple's Siri by opening digital assistant to iPhone
Author: 0 Google challenges Apple's Siri by opening digital assistant to iPhone

New app notifications are also added on Android O . The new Google operating system also improved its copy and paste feature. Google kicked off its annual developers conference Wednesday by outlining a broad vision of how it thinks artificial intelligence will shape the way we communicate, travel, work and play.

Author: 0 Elon Musk quits as Trump advisor after Paris climate deal decision

He said American withdrawal "represents a reassertion of American sovereignty". "Generations from now, Americans will look back at Donald Trump's decision to leave the Paris Agreement as one of the most ignorant and unsafe actions ever taken by any President", Sierra Club executive director Michael Brune said in a statement.

Author: 0 Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Therefore 67% are positive. United Utilities Group had 7 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research given on Friday, May 19. In other news, insider Andy McCue bought 5,617 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 31st. Stifel Nicolaus maintained IP Group Plc (LON:IPO) on Tuesday, February 14 with "Buy" rating.

Business Boeing scraps Canada fighter jets announcement after defence minister Sajjan blasts planemaker
Author: 0 Boeing scraps Canada fighter jets announcement after defence minister Sajjan blasts planemaker

The Canadian government's initial response was from Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, who described the ITC filing as "very clearly a protectionist effort" to keep the C Series out of the USA market. International Trade Commission. On Wednesday, Sajjan called on Boeing to halt its trade complaint against Bombardier. Check out Federal News Radio's latest podcasts.

Author: 0 Bob Seger to perform in Greenville

Boston, Detroit , Atlanta and Dallas are among the major stops. Seger said additional dates will be announced for Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Minneapolis and other cities. Tickets are priced at $48, $78, and $98. Select dates will include Nancy Wilson of Heart as a special guest. The album, which has been named Billboard's Catalog Album of the Decade 2000 - 2010, has been certified Diamond for sales of more than 10 million copies.

Author: 0 Men probing Ivanka Trump brand supplier in China detained, missing: NGO

The other two activists - Li Zhao and Su Heng - who were investigating the firm undercover at Huajian factories in Dongguan in Guangdong province and in Ganzhou remain missing. Huajian has previously said it has been making shoes for the US president's daughter for almost a decade, accounting for one-third of her shoes made in China but only a small proportion of its total output.