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by | May 20, 2017 | 14:46

This is on top of rising clothing, auto tax, and electricity prices that affected overall consumer prices. In its inflation report on Thursday, the Bank of England predicted that the CPI would hit three per cent by the end of the year. One-off effects aside, some see more inflation ahead. The downward pressure on the cost of living came from fuel pump prices, with petrol falling by 1.8p to 117.4p per litre and diesel also dropping by 1.8p to 120.3p per litre.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:26

The bans, which were blocked by USA courts, did not include Saudi Arabia - one of the main United States allies in the Middle East - among the blacklisted countries, although 15 of the 19 men involved in the September 11, 2001, attacks were Saudi citizens.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:25

Uskanil had already been arrested hours earlier at Los Angeles International Airport for opening a door that led onto an airfield ramp, according to Los Angeles Airport Police, who provided Uskanil's identity to The Associated Press. "Local law enforcement responded once the civilian airliner was on the ground", said Commander Dave Benham, without elaborating on the nature of the disturbance or name of the airline.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:21

President Donald Trump has decided he will not announce plans to move the United States embassy to Jerusalem during his trip to Israel next week, two administration officials told CNN Wednesday. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster refused to answer outright, insisting it was a "policy decision". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hinted at the internal debate over Jerusalem during an appearance Sunday on "Meet the Press".

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:21

At the same time, a 10-foot, 9-inch alligator was crossing the road in front of him. Nelson tried to stop as the gator approached his path, but he was unsuccessful. It's the second accident this week in Florida involving an alligator. On Wednesday night in Sarasota County, another alligator was struck and killed by a auto on Interstate 75.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:17

Take a peek at the top 5 things that rocked US markets this week. Trump's dismissal of Comey last week set off a political firestorm that culminated on Wednesday in Wall Street's biggest sell-off in over eight months. The U.S. currency has also suffered from a resurgent euro, which has gained more than 2 percent this week - on track for its best performance since June - and rose 0.7 percent on Friday to hit a six-month high of $1.11745.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:00

The Times said the document was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office. They have, however, also jumped in with both feet on nearly any anonymous story linking this administration with Russia, spreading tales of electrical grids being hacked and breathlessly repeating reports "proving" Russian interference in United States elections, many of which have been found to be totally without merit.

by | May 20, 2017 | 14:02

The last time the market fell to this level was before the end-November OPEC meeting, where it was agreed that oil producers would cut output for the first time in eight years. Since bottoming out in September, however, USA crude oil production has increased by almost 465,000 b/d. "The effects of higher crude runs may not have fully filtered through yet, with stocks of unfinished oils having risen strongly over recent weeks, meaning that the headline categories should start to reflect some ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 13:59

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by | May 20, 2017 | 13:46

On both occasions, Duterte welcomed billions of dollars in aid and investment pledges from China to help the Philippines build much-needed infrastructure such as dams, bridges and railways. A report of the Defense Times published on Tuesday is said to be offering new details on China's ongoing military build-up in the South China Sea .

by | May 20, 2017 | 13:36

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by | May 20, 2017 | 13:38

As he arrived, the president waved from the doorway of Air Force One and then descended the steps, joined by First Lady Melania Trump. He's the only American president to make Saudi Arabia, or any majority Muslim country, his first stop overseas as president.

by | May 20, 2017 | 13:37

Analysts have placed a $14.5 price target on Encana Corporation, suggesting a 30.04% gain from recent close. Scotia Capital Inc sold 1.16M shares as the company's stock rose 10.03% with the market. 03/23/2017 - Encana Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at UBS. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 30th.

by | May 20, 2017 | 13:21

Oil prices rose on Thursday, with global benchmark Brent crude trading comfortably above $50 a barrel after a fall in US inventories and a bigger-than-expected cut in Saudi supplies to Asia helped tightened the market. Brent crude was up 40 cents at $49.50 a barrel by 0930 GMT. Russian Federation said yesterday it was discussing prolonging cuts with other producers beyond 2017, without giving a clear timeline.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:40

Mrs May tore up David Cameron's 2015 "tax lock" pledge not to raise income tax or national insurance. Sir Michael said it would become easier to reduce migration as the United Kingdom leaves the European Union and pointed to another manifesto pledge, to increase the levy on firms hiring foreign workers.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:20

Meanwhile, a report from The Washington Post said someone serving in the White House right now is a person of interest in the investigation of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday appointed a special counsel to lead the FBI's Russian Federation investigation - one day after The Times reported that Trump had pressured James Comey, the FBI director whom Trump fired on May 9, to drop the bureau's probe into Flynn.

by | May 20, 2017 | 12:01

WCPO managers reviewed this video closely and discussed whether we should publish and air this video. Carolyn Emery has two children at the school, including a daughter who was in first grade with Gabriel. Eight-year-old Gabe Taye killed himself less than four months ago. Branch added that there are concerns that more violence is going on at Carson, reports WLWT Cincinnati .

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:39

At Friday's closing price, the market capitalisation of the public sector undertaking (PSU) is pegged at Rs.1,479.43 crore. The IPO of Housing and Urban Development Corporation ( HUDCO ) saw huge demand from investors and was subscribed 79.53 times.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:35

Thanks to a rise of nearly 17.2% in the past five days, the stock price is now down -13.49% so far on the year - still in weak territory. For passive investors (long-term) earnings per shares and its growth is most valuable indicator for investment, as ICLR has EPS growth of 17.00% for this year while, NVAX standing at -72.80%.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:25

The driver of the hearse, a contractor for Daniel & Sons Funeral Home in Bryan, said he temporarily left the vehicle unattended in the parking lot. The thief has not been identified. The investigation has been turned over to the Bryan Police Criminal Investigation Division and is still ongoing. Both also were charged with displaying a fictitious license plate and Crow, 27, was charged with driving without a license.

by | May 20, 2017 | 11:18

That lack of exclusivity most likely makes the price Facebook paid significantly less than the $20 million Verizon paid for exclusive rights to stream one National Football League game, for example. Reuters had reported in February that Facebook and the Major League Baseball were in talks about a weekly broadcast deal. This is another big partnership for Facebook's live streaming ambitions, after the company recently announced a partnership with the MLS to stream live soccer matches.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:59

On Monday, Russia and Saudi Arabia called for extending the output cuts ahead of an OPEC meeting on May 25. "The two ministers agreed to do whatever it takes to achieve the desired goal of stabilising the market and reducing commercial oil inventories to their five-year average level", the statement said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:21

Oil prices rise in Asia in expectation of Aramco supply cut TOKYO: Oil futures rose in Asian trading on Wednesday after Reuters reported Saudi Arabia would cut supplies to the region as OPEC battles against rising US output that is threatening to derail its attempts to end a sustained global glut in crude.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:15

United States officials briefed their Israeli counterparts before Trump's inauguration about their belief that Russian President Vladimir Putin had "leverages of pressure" over Trump, according to Bergman. The information was reliable enough for the U.S.to consider a ban on laptop use during flights as the spy said ISIS would hide the bomb in a laptop US officials believe can get through airport screening machines without being detected.

by | May 20, 2017 | 10:02

Rosenstein said in prepared remarks that he stood by his memo, and revealed that that he had discussed with Jeff Sessions the need for new leadership at the Federal Bureau of Investigation last winter, before the Republican senator from Alabama became attorney general, report Politico , U.S.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:53

In video footage widely circulated, it appears clear that Erdogan instructed his suited bodyguards to move in on the group of protesters from the safety of his auto. A video shared on social media Thursday showed Erdogan watching the melee. "We witnessed what appeared to be a brutal attack on peaceful protesters", said Peter Newsham, chief of the Metropolitan Police Department in the nation's capital.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:35

Energy Information Administration) data released on May 17, 2017, USA commercial crude oil inventories fell ~1.8 MMbbls (million barrels) during the week ended May 12, 2017, to ~520.8 MMbbls. Overall production from non-OPEC members, including about a dozen that are party to the multilateral production arrangement, is expected to grow by 600,000 barrels per day this year.

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:15

The technology has been tested in Australia, Ireland, Norway and Sweden. After more than a year of testing, it is expected to become fully operational in autumn 2019. "Having a key global airport such as London City Airport trust in our solution demonstrates that it is scalable, bringing the benefits of digitalisation to airport operators, unconstrained by their size or location".

by | May 20, 2017 | 09:07

China's top e-commerce firm also announced a two-year share repurchase program of up to $6 billion. Alibaba's American depositary shares fell 2.8% to $117.35 in morning trading in NY, but are still up 33% this year. Alibaba runs a formable e-commerce operation, aided by China's huge population and the country's comfort level with shopping online, especially on mobile.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:34

Prior to now, Trump's lowest point was 79 percent approval among Republicans on the day he was sworn into office, January 20. A majority of Americans said it was "inappropriate" for Trump to share classified intelligence with the Russians during the meeting.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:29

The world market for oil was almost balanced during the first quarter, though USA oil production and Middle East gains complicate the issue, the IEA said. In early trading on Friday, Brent crude was priced above US$53 a barrel with WTI holding close to US$50 a barrel. Today's oil price structure gives USA shale drillers another rock to fling at the market's goliath, OPEC , according to Jeff Currie, head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:20

In a separate federal survey of business establishments that excludes jobs in agriculture and people who are self-employed, Kentucky's seasonally adjusted nonfarm employment increased by 600 jobs in April 2017 compared to March 2017. Industries reporting the largest month-to-month declines were business services, education and health services and manufacturing. Gains were widespread among the industries, with eight of the 14 major industries each adding close to 1,000 jobs.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:13

By July 16, the 100th day after the leaders' meeting, China agreed to issue guidelines that would allow US-owned card payment services "to begin the licensing process" in a sector where China's UnionPay system has had a near monopoly. The agreement "won't make any meaningful difference to the bilateral trade imbalance, which could still trigger a flare-up of tensions between the two sides in the future", it said.

by | May 20, 2017 | 08:02

A high-profile conservative politician has been named as France's finance minister in President Emmanuel Macron's first government. His appointment marks a milestone in the rebuilding of France's political landscape, which has been dynamited by the election of Macron - the first president of modern France not from the country's mainstream left or right parties.

by | May 20, 2017 | 07:26

Donnelly said he ran afoul of plainclothes security personnel at the FCC when he tried to ask commissioners questions when they were not in front of the podium at a scheduled press conference. "If you see something, say something: in print, online or over the air. Officials who are fielding the questions don't have to answer", he said. The press club's account of the incident identified one of the guards as Frederick Bucher, who was also accused last summer of confiscating a reporter's ...