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Author: 0 US spat erupts ahead of Trump visit to region

Trump's visit to Israel will take place close to the deadline for him to decide whether to sign a waiver preventing the relocation of the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . In response, Netanyahu's Likud party accused the Bayit Yehudi leader of "surreal self-flagellation", insisting that Netanyahu was "standing resolutely and forcefully against all global pressures, more than any other prime minister in recent decades".

Finance Earnings Analysis Of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)
Author: 0 Earnings Analysis Of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

When a company reports earnings, the reports are intensely examined by investors and analysts alike. Shares of Jack in the Box Inc. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding X? The company has market cap of $1.76 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.08) EPS. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

Author: 0 Key state election kicks off in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia

Kraft announced that she was stepping down as the Social Democrats' regional leader. Even being forced into power-sharing in its bastion represents a huge setback for the SPD, especially this close to the national vote. But defeats in two other state elections since late March punctured the party's euphoria over Schulz's nomination. She also urged voters to look at her government's economic record, noting that with 7.5 per cent unemployment, the state fares worse than the national rate of ...

Author: 0 Russia, Saudi call for oil output deal extension

While the curbs by producers are working, "we are not where we want to be" in bringing global inventories down "gently" below the five-year average, Mr Al Falih said. OPEC members agreed in November to cut output by 1.2 million barrels a day, and several non-members, including Russian Federation, agreed in December to contribute a combined 600,000 barrels a day of reductions.

Finance Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun
Author: 0 Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

Since that time, the parties have worked with the Department of Justice to demonstrate that this combination is the best way to preserve multiple editorial voices in the greater Chicago area.The specific terms of the potential transaction are not yet finalized.

Finance Buffett's firm buys more airline stock in first quarter
Author: 0 Buffett's firm buys more airline stock in first quarter

Berkshire Hathaway sold its stake in parent company 21st Century Fox during the first quarter of 2017, according to a company filing. He told shareholders at Berkshire's annual meeting on May 6 that airlines' business model had improved, with fewer unsold seats and an ability to charge for checked bags, seat choices and other amenities that were once free.

Finance Tillerson Unconcerned About Independence in Wake of Comey Firing
Author: 0 Tillerson Unconcerned About Independence in Wake of Comey Firing

He never said that Russia would be punished and even more tellingly he never specifically mentioned Russian interference in the United States election. "There are many, many important areas which require our attention if we are to bring it back to a relationship that we believe is necessary for the security of the USA".

Finance IPhone 8: No 32GB model, huge $1099 price tag, says analyst
Author: 0 IPhone 8: No 32GB model, huge $1099 price tag, says analyst

Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said in May that the company planned to invest at least $1 billion to back advanced manufacturing companies in the US and help create jobs in the industry. The Average True Range indicator applied to a daily chart of Apple has a current ATR reading of 1.92. On 5/10/2017 Angela J Ahrendts, Insider, sold 25,377 with an average share price of $154.24 per share and the total transaction amounting to $3,914,148.48.

Finance JPMorgan buys Dublin office building amid Brexit concerns
Author: 0 JPMorgan buys Dublin office building amid Brexit concerns

JPMorgan plans to hire a significant number of people in Dublin in its expanding custody and funds services businesses over the next three years, JPMorgan's head of investor services James Kenny told the Financial Times at the weekend. This was then all but confirmed on 3 May when the company's chief executive, Daniel Pinto said that in the short-term, hundreds of staff would be making the move to prepare for a scenario where there is no UK-EU passport deal.

Author: 0 Angela Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

Never mind Eurovision. For Germany, the state election in North Rhine Westphalia on Sunday was the big one - the best indication of how Germans will vote in their national election in four months time. The pressure is on the Social Democrats, led by challenger Martin Schulz, in the election for the state legislature in North Rhine-Westphalia. She also urged voters to look at her government's economic record - with 7.5 percent unemployment, the state fares worse than the national rate of 5.8 ...

Finance First lady: Barron to attend private Episcopal school in MD
Author: 0 First lady: Barron to attend private Episcopal school in MD

Barron Trump's classmates plan to visit him in D.C. Melania Trump announced the choice of school in a statement. Mrs. Trump and 11-year-old Barron have been living at Trump Tower in NY since Donald Trump took office in January, while the president has lived at the White House.

Finance Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'
Author: 0 Pence warns North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

This missile launch comes at a bad time as tension on the Korean Peninsula has consistently been rising. China "has a grandstand seat but no control", said University of Virginia China scholar Brantly Womack. U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arranged the economic dialogue between their deputies at a Washington summit in February, soon after Trump took office.

Author: 0 Netanyahu's office denies rumors the prime minister opposes moving US Embassy

He tells NBC's "Meet the Press" that Trump is listening carefully to both Israelis and Palestinians about whether moving the embassy would be helpful for peace talks or a distraction. president to Palestine, where he is expected to visit Bethlehem and meet with President Abbas". Abbas, who is being hosted by India ahead of Modi's first ever visit to Israel, said New Delhi's role will have significance as it has good relations with both the countries.

Author: 0 Teen dies from too much caffeine, coroner says

Watts officially ruled the cause of death as a caffeine-induced cardiac event. Cripe's father said he hopes his son's death will save other lives by showing the dangers of excessive caffeine consumption, the AP reported. "We lost Davis from a totally legal substance - that any one of you can walk out of here today and stop at any store and get any one of those things".

Finance China's economy slows in April as credit tightens
Author: 0 China's economy slows in April as credit tightens

The country's industrial output rose 6.5 per cent in April from a year ago, worse than Reuters' projection of 7.1 percent and down from March's 7.6 percent growth. The gains, which amounted to year-over-year growth of 6.9% in the March quarter, sent a clear signal that government spending would remain a key driver of domestic growth.

Finance Sprint, T-Mobile holding informal merger talks again
Author: 0 Sprint, T-Mobile holding informal merger talks again

T-Mobile US parent Deutsche Telekom said during earnings that it would consider a deal with interested companies, the Washington Post reported . The site noted that merger negotiations would likely be considered again when a government ban on deal negotiations, imposed due to the recently completed spectrum auction, expired on 27 April.

Finance Cockpit Security On United Flights Might Have Been Compromised
Author: 0 Cockpit Security On United Flights Might Have Been Compromised

Industry union the Air Line Pilots Association is said to have confirmed that the issue has now been resolved, which presumably involved resetting the cockpit door codes on all aircraft. The system also allows pilots to override any person's attempts to enter the cockpit even if they do enter the correct access codes. The airline said the public release was not due to a hack or data breach.

Finance NASSCOM dismisses reports of mass layoffs by IT firms
Author: 0 NASSCOM dismisses reports of mass layoffs by IT firms

Infosys had initially sent out the following statement, unsettling its workers: "A continued low feedback on performance could lead to certain performance actions, including separation of an individual..." Indian technology company Infosys' chief operating officer Pravin Rao has sent an email assuring local staff that reports of "planned layoffs" are untrue.

Finance EU's Juncker: English language 'losing importance
Author: 0 EU's Juncker: English language 'losing importance

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that English is "loosing it's importance" and that he would slowly stop using it. France holds the decisive second round of its presidential election on Sunday. He supported May's belligerent rhetoric too, saying the PM "was right to point out to everybody that these negotiations are going to be not just hard, but extremely tough, and to rightly point out how they are going to be dealt with".

Author: 0 First Australian business infected in global cyber attack

The ransomware exploits older versions of Microsoft's operating system software, such as Windows XP. The massive ransomware attacks that started late Friday have locked people out of their computers and demanded hundreds of dollars from the users before they could regain control.

Author: 0 China's homegrown jumbo passenger jet takes to the sky

A China Eastern Airlines jet taxis near a Chinese C919 passenger jet before its scheduled first flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, Friday, May 5, 2017. aerospace giant Boeing. COMCAR already has 570 orders from 23 clients but aviation website Airline Reporter points out that most-apart from 20 orders from GECAS , an aviation asset management service-are from other state-owned Chinese airlines and questions remain over whether the C919s will have global appeal.

Finance Jays' Sanchez officially activated off DL
Author: 0 Jays' Sanchez officially activated off DL

After touching home plate, Pillar escaped his roughhousing teammates and bolted for the home dugout at Rogers Centre. "Well, I'll tell you what, he's hard to catch", Gibbons said. Dyson tied the game 2-2 in the seventh when he sent Dominic Leone's first offering over the fence in right, a no-doubter. The game appeared to be going in extra innings until Pillar's heroics in the ninth.

Finance Tunnel cave-in leads to Hanford site emergency
Author: 0 Tunnel cave-in leads to Hanford site emergency

Thousands of workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation were told to stay home Wednesday as efforts began to plug a hole that developed in the partial collapse of a tunnel containing risky radioactive waste from the building of nuclear bomb materials.

Author: 0 Jefferies Group LLC Boosts Dcc Plc (DCC) Price Target to GBX 8500

It has underperformed by 10.08% the S&P500. Beaufort Securities reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 1,920 ($24.83) price target on shares of Burberry Group plc in a research report on Thursday, April 20th. It has a 25.83 P/E ratio. The Power Solutions Group offers a range of discrete, module and integrated semiconductor products. Since December 5, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 insider sales for $3.97 million activity.

Author: 0 Decoding insights from Warren Buffett

The bank last fall said that its employees opened up 2 million bank accounts without customer approval to meet unrealistic sales goals. "People live better when there is more output per capita". The potential in India is incredible now, Buffett said. "There's no way I can come back here three years from now and tell you that we hold $150 billion or so in cash or more and we think we're doing something brilliant by doing it".

Author: 0 White House delays meeting on Paris climate deal

A White House official says the meeting is expected to convene Tuesday afternoon. The co-authors say the Paris Agreement strengthens competitiveness by ensuring a more balanced global climate effort and will reduce future climate impacts, including damage to business facilities and operations, declining agricultural productivity and water supplies and disruption of global supply chains.

Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr. stole the show at Talladega

For Roush, it was his first Cup victory as a team owner since Carl Edwards won in Sonoma in June 2014. But Patrick was otherwise occupied when Stenhouse took the checkered flag for the first time in his 158th start in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.

Finance US defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey
Author: 0 US defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey

The weapons going to the YPG will include machine guns, mortars, small arms, and ammunition, Dorrian said. The development came a day after Pentagon's announcement that President Donald Trump has approved strengthening Kurdish militia fighting under SDF with more arms and equipment to expedite the anti-Isis campaign.

Author: 0 Donald Trump signs executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty

But Gregory Baylor, an attorney with Alliance Defending Freedom, said that the order still leaves Trump's campaign promises on religious liberty unfulfilled. While experts say the order is mostly meaningless, it directs the Treasury Department to avoid sanctioning religious groups for political speech. SIEGEL: This executive order is controversial.

Author: 0 Former PM John Howard slams Scott Morrison over bank tax

Along with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Mr Morrison has crafted a Budget created to reframe political conversations in this country between now and the next federal election in 2019. NAB chief Andrew Thorburn said the tax "cannot be absorbed". "However, as every business owner or employee knows, every extra cost needs to be borne by customers or shareholders, or a combination of both".

Author: 0 Oil up on falling U.S. inventories, Saudi cuts to Asia

USA oil production has risen more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd, the highest since August 2015 and close to the levels of top producers Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia . OPEC boosted estimates for growth in rival supplies by 64 percent as the US oil industry's recovery accelerates, threatening the group's attempts to clear a surplus.

Finance PM Modi returns to Delhi after two-day Sri Lanka visit
Author: 0 PM Modi returns to Delhi after two-day Sri Lanka visit

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena came to power in January 2015 promising to review Chinese-funded projects signed by his predecessor and rebuild ties with India. Sri Lanka last allowed a Chinese submarine to dock in the capital of Colombo in October 2014, a move that triggered fierce opposition from its northern neighbour India, which worries about growing Chinese activity in a country it has long viewed as part of its area of influence.

Finance Cowen indicated Vista Outdoor (NYSE:VSTO) as 'Hold'
Author: 0 Cowen indicated Vista Outdoor (NYSE:VSTO) as 'Hold'

The firm is expected to issue its next earnings report before the market opens on Thursday, May 11th. (VSTO) could bring EPS of $0.58/share. Utah-based Vista Outdoor VSTO, +4.63% said it had net income of $857,000, or 2 cents a share, in the quarter, down sharply from $37.3 million, or 61 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.

Finance Trump to visit Israel and Saudi Arabia on first trip
Author: 0 Trump to visit Israel and Saudi Arabia on first trip

Trump will add the three stops to an already announced visit to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 summits in Brussels and Sicily later this month. "The trip is meant to show "'America First' is fully compatible with American leadership in the world", a senior administration official told reporters Thursday.

Author: 0 Interserve plc 1.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

This is -5.81% from the last stock close. It has underperformed by 12.71% the S&P500. Its up 1.09% from 1.09M shares previously. Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) has risen 6.55% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. Over the last twelve months Compass Group's share price has increased from 1233.56 to 1593, changing by 29.14%. Coe Mngmt Llc invested 0.8% in ABIOMED, Inc.

Author: 0 Russia-backed safe zones deal restores relative calm to Syria

The three signatories and guarantors of the agreement, Iran , Russia and Turkey, are all active participants in the war. But there are also worrisome flaws that could doom the deal to the same fate as its predecessors. The first includes Idlib in the northwest, which is controlled by a coalition of Islamists groups, including a former Al Qaeda affiliate, along with neighbouring Latakia, Hama and Aleppo, each of which has rebel-held areas.

Author: 0 North Korea blights China's One Belt, One Road party with missile launch

It includes multi-billion dollar projects aimed at improving Sino-Pak connectivity and boosting trade, and plans for energy pipelines and road- railway linkages between Gwadar and Karachi in #Pakistan to Western China. The initiative focuses on promoting policy, infrastructure and facilities, unimpeded trade, financial integration, closer people-to-people ties through extensive consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits to all participating countries.

Author: 0 Israel lashes out over "systematic harassment" at UN

Submitted by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and Sudan, the resolution also sharply criticizes Israel's construction in eastern Jerusalem's Old City and "deplores" the Jewish state's "continuous" closure of the Gaza strip. "Most of you are younger than me", Rivlin stated. However, the prime minister also mentioned that the number of countries supporting the biannual anti-Israel resolution at UNESCO had dropped.