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by | May 14, 2017 | 10:39

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday. The initiative would provide some of the $7 trillion of investment in infrastructure the Asian Development Bank says the region needs this decade.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:31

Snap shares plunged to $17.59, their lowest since the initial public offering on March 2, wiping off more than $6 billion of its market value. The Los Angeles-based company said it added 8 million daily active users in the period, for a total of 166 million, with growth from a year earlier slowing to 36 percent.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:18

A member of train station staff in Xianyou, Fujian Province had to think quick to save a woman from being hit by a train on Wednesday. Just seconds later, the train arrives on the platform and two more people rush towards the pair to help them out.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:06

It was originally due to begin flying in 2014 and be delivered to buyers in 2016, but has been beset by delays blamed on manufacturing problems. So far, demand for the jet has remained local: orders are nearly entirely from Chinese carriers for domestic flying.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:02

According to a Quinnipiac poll released today, the legislation - which was narrowly passed by the House of Representatives last week - is seen negatively by 56% of respondents, with 22% saying they don't know or have no opinion of the bill.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:02

Cincinnati Casualty Company acquired 5,350 shares as Lyondellbasell (LYB)'s stock rose 6.11%. Abiomed Inc now has $5.76B valuation. It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $1.77 per share. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of GIS in report on Thursday, March 24 with "Neutral" rating. BT Group plc has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $350.65.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:38

PREMIUM TIMES reports that data obtained on Thursday showed that West Texas Intermediate for June delivery dropped as much as $1.76, or 3.9 percent, to $43.76 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and was at $44.76 at 3:01 p.m.in Hong Kong.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:24

It's been a week since the Trump administration and House of Representatives passed a revamped healthcare bill that would repeal a significant part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly known as Obamacare. "The grim diagnosis from voters: Health care will cost more and deliver less". The new version of the Affordable Health Care Act (AHCA) doesn't really allow insurers to refuse coverage, but it lets them seek permission to opt out of it.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:08

Wall then hit his go-ahead three that gave the Wizards the win. Boston's Al Horford knock down what looked to be a potential game victor with 7 seconds to play to give the Celtics an 91-89 lead. Gortat ran to the ball and threw it to Beal. "Both teams just play really hard", Horford said. "We had our best on-ball defender on their All-Star", Stevens said, describing the game-deciding play.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:05

But Mr Moon also has to navigate a complex web of regional issues. China has rigorously objected to the deployment of the USA missile defense system in South Korea, saying it destabilized regional security and did little to curb any threat from North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, which are in defiance of U.S.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:05

Though tensions between the United States and North Korea have been higher than usual over the past few months, a senior North Korean diplomat told South Korea's Yonhap news agency on Saturday that Pyongyang is open to talks with Washington "under the right conditions".

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:55

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said of the tax: "We don't think it works in its current form". Trump characterized his proposal as "great plan" - well, great for Trump most assuredly, which its 15% corporate tax rate. Meanwhile, Trump's plan would cut the top corporate income tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent. So if you donate money to charity or pay interest on a mortgage, you'll still be able to claim both expenses on your yearly tax returns for the foreseeable future.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:39

It asked global organisations, government agencies and the private sector to share cyber security information more effectively and told its Cyber Expert Group (CEG) to draw up a set of recommendations by October this year.Mnuchin told reporters that he did not think Friday's attack showed the financial system was unprepared but he said more could still be done at the company level.Companies that "patch their networks" would have been able to fend off the attack, he said.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:41

If 30% of UKIP voters switch to the Conservatives this time, there are at least 17 Labour seats in danger, many of them in Labour's traditional northern heartlands - including Dewsbury, North East Derbyshire, Barrow and Furness, and Halifax.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:40

Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir, who is visiting Washington , attributed to the "merits" and "great efforts" of the Deputy Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, that Trump's first global trip as a president is to this Muslim country, said the Foreign Ministry.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:41

Strong earnings growth is essential to a stock's success and has the greatest impact on its future price performance. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -30.70%. For the first quarter of 2017, EVEP reported a net loss of $50.8 million, or $ (1.01) per basic and diluted weighted average limited partner unit outstanding compared to a net loss of $165.7 million, or $(3.31) per basic and diluted weighted average limited partner unit outstanding for the fourth quarter of 2016.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:34

The initial slate of commitments from the two countries marked the first sign of progress on the 100-day action plan that President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping called for during their meeting at Trump's Florida estate last month.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:30

Under the Obama administration, the USA urged Arctic Council members to participate in the Paris agreement , but now, President Trump has indicated the US may pull out of the commitment to reduce global greenhouse gasses. Climate change was the elephant in the room Thursday as the USA handed over chairmanship of the Arctic Council to Finland. Protesters gathered in a city park nearby to denounce the presence of Tillerson, who is the former president of Exxon Mobil Corp.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:28

On a related note, the Commerce Department said Friday that retail sales increased 0.4 percent in April from March. Those are the core retail sales that correspond the closest to the consumer spending component in the gross domestic product.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:48

Cuomo announced the deployment of a Lake Ontario Response Team, consisting of the National Guard, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Environmental Conservation, Office of General Services and New York State Police. Residents can call the hotline for the latest flooding forecast, help with flood mitigation measures like sandbags, or for technical assistance regarding on-site repairs.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:44

Officials detected no release of radiation and no workers were injured, according to Randy Bradbury, a spokesperson for the Washington state Department of Ecology. The problem is that the US government rushed to build nuclear weapons during the Cold War with little thought given to how to permanently dispose of the resulting waste.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:44

The German G7 source said a draft communique had been unanimously agreed by all G7 representatives at a meeting on Friday and Saturday in Bari , Italy, and that a final approval by the ministers was needed. A senior US Treasury official said Mnuchin had been quizzed on a series of issues, including Trump's tax-cutting plans. European Finance Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said he hoped the U.S.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:14

Senate Republicans have not embraced the bill and are working on their own approach. What's more, we know small businesses strongly support the current healthcare law and oppose the replacement. Lurking over these initial discussions in the Senate is the wait for the new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) score of the version of the bill the House approved on May 4.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:09

Oil prices slipped to the pre-OPEC output cut level in early May on worries over brimming US supplies. But questions remain about the effectiveness of OPEC-led cuts, with OPEC member Libya saying production now exceeded 800,000 barrels per day (bpd) for the first time since 2014 and could rise to 1.2 million bpd later this year.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:51

It said consumers were being squeezed between sluggish income growth and rising inflation, and that could be seen in weak retail sales and a sharp fall in new vehicle registrations in April. The BoE's latest quarterly inflation report , published Thursday, points to a stronger-than-expected squeeze in real incomes which would translate into decreased household spending.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:29

The IEA now sees global oil demand growth of 1.3 million barrels a day, lower than the growth of 1.6 million seen in 2016 and the 2 million recorded in 2015. "This means OPEC must do more than just rolling over the production cut deals in order to maintain this price floor", said Mr. Gao. But prices, however, slumped in recent weeks due to rising US production, which undermined the OPEC-led efforts to reduce a global crude glut.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:15

It raised its growth forecast for 2018 to 1.7% up from 1.6% in February. Along with its forecast updates , the Bank of England issued numerous warnings about Britain's economic outlook in the coming year or so. Although the BoE said it might need to raise interest rates before the late 2019 date market pricing indicated, that was nine months later than its February forecasts showed.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:55

Tonight, Melissa McCarthy makes her way back to Studio 8H for yet another turn as host of NBC's Saturday night mainstay in what is sure to be another memorable turn. "There's a streak of meanness now that they've crossed over to mean". We understand why McCarthy is getting the bulk of the publicity these days for being Spicer, given that this is one of the most high-profile gigs on one of the most high-profile shows out there.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:56

The stock decreased 4.17% or GBX 6.25 on May 11, reaching GBX 143.75. The rating was released in analysts note on Friday, 12 May. Finally, Canaccord Genuity lowered their price objective on shares of Interserve plc from GBX 350 ($4.53) to GBX 260 ($3.36) and set a "hold" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, March 1st.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:48

The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) have infiltrated a terrorist group into the DPRK to carry out the assassination plan, which was worked out over one year's time, the Ministry of State Security said in a statement carried by the KCNA .

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:13

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) has announced a Dodge Ram recall for 2017. The software is associated with the occupant restraint controller, which was manufactured by Robert Bosch LLC in Plymouth, Michigan. To reset the system in the event the light is on, drivers should turn the vehicle off, and then on; if the light goes off, the vehicle is working properly.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:59

They expect $-0.11 earnings per share, up 8.33% or $0.01 from last year's $-0.12 per share. The share price of NRG Yield, Inc. NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) opened at 17.10 on Friday. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 224,725 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $3,978,000 after buying an additional 117,541 shares during the period.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:54

Last month, North Korean officials detained Pyongyang University accounting professor Kim Sang Dok. "A relevant institution of the DPRK detained American citizen Kim Hak Song on May 6 under a law of the DPRK on suspension of his hostile acts against it", KCNA said.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:46

Popular Video The average American throws away 82 pounds of clothes every single year. The official said the arms package could end up surpassing more than $300 billion over a decade to help Saudi Arabia boost its defensive capabilities while still maintaining U.S.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:44

The list included Bemidji, St. Cloud and the store in Rogers, but that store already was on a list of closures announced last month when Gander Mountain first announced a restructuring to avoid bankruptcy. As far as tax incentives from the city of Cedar Rapids for the new Gander Mountain location a city official says those are not tied to a specific store.