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by | June 19, 2017 | 10:33

Crude output from OPEC nations rose by 290,000 bpd in May to a 2017 high of 32.08 million barrels per day, according to the EIA . Both Brent and USA crude have given up all the gains since the initial OPEC agreement in late November.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:29

The party brought the name of the late Martin McGuinness into the talks yesterday by handing over a letter. Sinn Fein, SDLP and the cross-community Alliance have all also already made clear that Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore power-sharing at Stormont due to a perceived conflict of interest caused by the deal.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:27

Tortoise Investment Management Llc holds 0.76% of its portfolio in Nuveen Select Tax-Free Incom Portfolio 3 for 155,846 shares. Since February 7, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 5 selling transactions for $531,110 activity. The stock of Gocompare.Com Group PLC (LON:GOCO) earned "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, January 11. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, October 20 by BNP Paribas.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:26

Tapwrit , the 5-1 second choice rallied down the stretch to pass the favorite, Irish War Cry , to win the 2017 Belmont Stakes (G1) by two lengths. The race is held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York , but the first running of the event took place in 1867 at Jerome Park Racetrack in the Bronx.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:18

A MA court found Carter guilty in the death of boyfriend Conrad Roy , 18. Although she can not leave the state of MA, apply for a passport or contact members of the Roy family. "This has been a very tough time for our family and we'd like to process this verdict that we're happy with", he said . Prosecutors asked for Michelle Carter to be incarcerated till sentencing and that she was a danger.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:13

They now have a GBX 250 ($3.16) price target on the retailer's stock. Liberum Capital reiterated their sell rating on shares of Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) in a report issued on Tuesday, June 6th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,737 ($21.97) per share, for a total transaction of £49,747.68 ($62,931.92). The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 22nd.

by | June 19, 2017 | 10:01

He made the turn at 6-under 30, just one off the U.S. Open record of 29 for nine holes. DJ looked very disappointed as he was hoping to defend his title while Day and McIlroy seemed more resigned to their fate. He got that up-and-down for a bogey and a 68. World number two Rory McIlroy , who has been sidelined for a month with rib and back injuries, followed his opening round 78 with a one-under 71, courtesy of four birdies over his final six holes.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:59

London Ambulance Service confirmed they had sent ambulances - as well as an air ambulance - to get people to hospital. A man is believed to have deliberately driven a white van at a group of muslims leaving Ramadan prayers. A Met Police spokesman said: "Officers are on scene with other emergency services". Witnesses at the scene said an elderly man who had collapsed at a bus stop was being tended to when the vehicle struck pedestrians.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:33

A $12bn deal to buy US F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said on Thursday, Reuters news agency reported. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar a week ago, accusing it of fomenting regional unrest, supporting terrorism and getting too close to Iran , all of which Doha denies.

by | June 19, 2017 | 09:05

The Brexit Secretary David Davis will lead a British team to Brussels later this morning to begin historic negotiations to remove the United Kingdom from the European Union . It is expected to include a Great Repeal Bill bringing European Union laws and regulations onto the British statute book, as well as bills on issues including immigration and customs.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:59

At least six people died and dozens were injured when a massive fire tore through a 24-storey London apartment block overnight, a fresh blow to the capital less than two weeks after the London Bridge terror attack. Meanwhile, talks are continuing between the DUP and Conservatives , to secure the support of the DUP's 10 MPs in steering government business, including crucial measures on Brexit, through the Commons.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:57

This was the decision of the AIIB's board of governors following the successful second meeting hosted by South Korea in the southern resort island of Jeju. The Jeju meeting sought to set the course for AIIB, a body established in 2014 at the behest of Beijing and considered an alternative to the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, which are dominated by the U.S.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:55

USA communications giant Verizon completed its purchase of troubled internet company Yahoo on Tuesday. As planned, Yahoo and its Internet assets will join with dozens of other Verizon brands (including HuffPost, AOL , Tumblr and others) under Oath , a new subsidiary.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:57

Open glory in 2014 - were handily placed four off the pace. Englishman Paul Casey who had a share of the overnight lead, crashed down the leaderboard with a triple bogey to sit six off the pace with nine to play. There is no telling what the weekend will bring - starting with the weather, which includes a possibility of thunderstorms that could delay play and make the greens soft again.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:47

A slightly injured passenger surnamed Zhang was quoted as saying: "We felt strong turbulence twice and minor turbulence three times". It added that all passengers should fasten safety belts during flights for safety. "We were lucky the plane did not crash". "Many people were injured, and among them, many had not buckled up". The plane landed safely an hour later and those who needed medical help were taken to hospital, Xinhua said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:45

That figure has captured attention after President Donald Trump named Japan as one of the nations contributing to the USA trade deficit. Larger shipments of flat panels and semiconductor manufacturing equipment drove the gains in China-bound exports.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:32

The SI to J2 Global Incorporated's float is 9.49%. About 103,666 shares traded. Kona Grill Inc (NASDAQ:KONA) has declined 61.08% since June 12, 2016 and is downtrending. The Established Markets includes Benelux, Canada, Denmark, France, Ireland, Norway and Switzerland. Aviva plc (LON:AV) insider Andrew Briggs bought 28 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 12th.

by | June 19, 2017 | 08:28

Online juggernaut Amazon announced Friday, June 16, 2017, that it is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, including debt. "It potentially turns these brick and mortar stores into distribution centers", Olson said. It caused shares of other traditional grocery giants to sink - Walmart was down 5 percent, Kroger was down 9 percent, Target was down 5 percent, and Costco was down 7 percent.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:46

Michael's fate at the company was said to be one subject of debate during a board meeting Sunday that lasted about seven hours . In total, 215 claims of harassment were investigated by the legal firm Perkins Coie LLP and, while 100 cases have now been dropped, a further 57 are still under investigation.

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:33

Those factors mean the Fed's preferred inflation measure will remain below the two percent target for some time, but will gradually rise to the target level over "the medium term". "Asset sales would be deferred, but their replacement-rate on the balance sheet tapered increasingly every three months". They forecast U.S. economic growth of 2.2 percent in 2017, an increase from the previous projection in March .

by | June 19, 2017 | 07:12

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and his D.C. counterpart, Karl Racine, also vowed to wrest from Trump financial and tax records that he has thus far refused to reveal so they can find out whether he is cashing in on the presidency .

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:57

The Clwyd West MP warns that any such deal would be a "betrayal of trust" and risk 'a whirlwind of public anger'. A former principal private secretary to Labour prime ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, the career civil servant was later deputy national security adviser before being appointed permanent secretary of Mr Davis's Department for Exiting the European Union in July 2016.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:57

While EU officials assume that Britain still wants to leave the EU completely, in line with the plan Mrs May's outlined in January, there are other options being planned. Not only did May fail to extend her Conservative Party's slim majority as expected, she also ruinously squandered it, even though she had enjoyed a lead of more than 20 points over the opposition Labour Party in the opinion polls by the time she announced the vote.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:52

Federally funded apprenticeship programs now have to receive certification from the Labor Department and the executive order allows companies to essentially monitor themselves. "The strength of our nation will be determined by our ability to keep jobs in America, and we re going to keep them in America". Not really. Both Democrats and Republicans have advocated for the expansion of apprenticeship programs.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:40

Kohl died peacefully in his bed at home in Ludwigshafen, in the southwestern state of Rhineland-Palatinate, said the Bild newspaper, adding that his wife Maike Kohl-Richter was by his side. Kohl led Germany in the closing months of 1989, during the time of the fall of the Berlin Wall, and the end of the Cold War that had gripped the world since 1945.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:38

It tore through all floors of the building and took more than 200 firefighters and 24 hours to bring it under control. In an interview , she was questioned over whether there was a need for the United Kingdom government to accept some responsibility for what had happened.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:32

Resorts World on Saturday released security footage showing the attack and the suspect, who took a taxi to the entertainment complex, with his M4 rifle hidden in a backpack, where he also had bottles of either gasoline or kerosene. Militants allied with Islamic State have been fighting Philippine troops in the country's south for almost two weeks, leaving more than 100 people dead .

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:32

Brexit minister David Davis will travel to Brussels to meet Michel Barnier , the EU's chief negotiator, to kick off hugely complex withdrawal negotiations that are expected to conclude within two years. But the other 27 members of the European Union combined have about five times the economic might of Britain. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told Sunday's Welt am Sonntag newspaper that "maybe there is now a chance to achieve a so-called "soft Brexit.'" But he said staying in the ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:24

The listing of four policy areas where the parties are in agreement suggests a final deal may go further than a basic confidence and supply arrangement, which would see the DUP guarantee its support only on financial measures and no-confidence votes.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:26

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by | June 19, 2017 | 06:04

Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Theresa May admitted that support for families in the "initial hours" was " not good enough ". Cundy added that the death toll could rise. "Everything possible will be done to help them", the prime minister said of the victims in a statement. BBC News reported Friday that about 40 additional people remain missing.

by | June 19, 2017 | 06:02

Oath comprises more than 50 media and technology brands including TechCrunch, HuffPost, Tumblr, Engadget and flickr. The combined set of assets across Verizon and Oath, from VR to AI, 5G to IoT, from content partnerships to originals, will create exciting new ways to captivate audiences across the globe, " Marni Walden, Verizon president of media and telematics, said.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:54

All tricks up Doha's sleeve have failed - particularly when it attempted to drive a wedge between Riyadh and Abu Dhabi and incite the U.S. against Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia and its allies saw the uprisings as a threat and backed the governments. This, in addition to Turkey's military adventures in northern Syria where it has been shelling both the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( ISIL , known as ISIS) fighters and Kurdish rebels of the Popular Protection Units (YPG).

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:48

Hands cautioned that officials don't yet have exact details about the renovation that ended just past year. Members of the public said there appeared to be no centralised list of those missing, and that they were forced to continually visit or call the various rescue centres and hospitals that were dealing with those affected.

by | June 19, 2017 | 05:42

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said the number of 58, which was based on reports from the public, may rise and includes the 30 deaths that have already been confirmed. May has ordered an official inquiry into the fire, and on Friday announced a £5 million fund to help victims. "All our warnings fell on deaf ears and we predicted that a catastrophe like this was inevitable", the group said after the fire broke out, according to the Associated Press.