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Author: 0 Korea, US to hold Washington summit in June

In November 2014, Sony Pictures Entertainment became the target of the biggest cyberattack in USA corporate history, linked to its release of North Korea satire "The Interview". North Korea has never admitted any involvement in the Sony Pictures hack - and while security researchers, and the US Government, have confidence in the theory, neither can rule out the possibility of a false flag, it said.

Author: 0 Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

Israel's ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, also would not comment on the intelligence - but expressed confidence in the nation's relationship with the US. Legal experts, along with the White House, said that in his position as president, Mr Trump had it in his executive powers to declassify material, and to share it, in a way that would represent a breach of the law if it was done by anyone else.

Finance Tata Steel agrees British pensions deal
Author: 0 Tata Steel agrees British pensions deal

The company's consolidated Ebitda (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) nearly tripled to Rs 6,982 crore for the fourth quarter, compared to Rs 2,197 crore for the corresponding quarter a year ago. The company said its consolidated Ebitda/MT rose by 194% to Rs 10,228. The scheme will also get a 33% stake in Tata's United Kingdom business. The proposed deal, which involves the UK's pensions regulator and the Pension Protection Fund (PPF), aims to absolve Tata Steel of ...

Finance Macron Picks Conservative Prime Minister
Author: 0 Macron Picks Conservative Prime Minister

Macron, who was inaugurated on Sunday, will ram home the message that the European Union is resilient despite Britain's vote to leave and a spate of financial and migration crises that have boosted the far-right across the bloc. Mr Philippe served as Mr Juppe's campaign spokesman during the Republicans party primary. The mayor of Le Havre since 2010, Philippe previously worked as a director of public affairs for French nuclear group Areva from 2007-2010 and as a lawyer from 2004-2007 with ...

Finance Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Author: 0 Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Gulf International Bank UK Ltd raised its stake in Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) by 1.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. First Industrial Realty Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.45 on AlphaOne's scale. A number of factors can affect the attractiveness of a stock in the hours between the closing bell and the next day's opening bell.

Finance Helping To Stamp Out Hunger in Arlington
Author: 0 Helping To Stamp Out Hunger in Arlington

This number is preliminary as more food will continue to trickle in this week. The U.S. Postal Service and thousands of Albuquerque and Rio Rancho residents delivered last Saturday, to the tune of 175,600 pounds of food as part of the 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger drive.

Finance Postal workers prepare for annual food drive
Author: 0 Postal workers prepare for annual food drive

A letter carrier will collect the donations and deliver them to local food banks and pantries. The retailer's commitment to fighting hunger can be seen through food bank programs across the country, such as those offered at the Philabundance food bank in Philadelphia and FeedMore in Central Virginia.

Finance Bill Gates reveals his top advice for young graduates
Author: 0 Bill Gates reveals his top advice for young graduates

Microsoft's co-founder said he would choose to study artificial intelligence, energy, or bioscience, and then launched into a discussion of what he wished he knew back in the day. I think it can do same for you. "It's what I would do if starting out today", Gates said. - Bill Gates (@BillGates).@melindagates @WarrenBuffett @sapinker 12/ It doesn't mean you ignore the serious problems we face.

Finance Spurt in oil prices pushes US stock indexes higher
Author: 0 Spurt in oil prices pushes US stock indexes higher

Wall Street closed higher on Monday: The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.4 per cent to close at 20,982, the S&P 500 rose 0.5 per cent to close at 2,402 and the NASDAQ advanced 0.5 per cent to close at 6,150. "We do really see this prevailing sense of complacency", said Jon Adams, senior investment strategist at BMO Global Asset Management. COMMODITIES: The price of gold rose $2.30 to settle at $1,230 per ounce, silver rose 20 cents to $16.60 per ounce and copper gained almost 2 ...

Finance Changed tactics give Bartolo Colon, Atlanta Braves victory over Toronto Blue Jays
Author: 0 Changed tactics give Bartolo Colon, Atlanta Braves victory over Toronto Blue Jays

While it is very unlikely Atlanta has their sights set on a playoff spot after this poor start, they have showed they're capable of stringing together wins and playing closely with some competitive teams. Aaron Hill had 11 in September, 2009. But the 43-year-old Colon (2-4), who went five innings, did enough to keep the Jays a bit off-balance. Bonifacio did not participate in batting practice Tuesday, but was expected to report to the stadium later in the game.

Finance US housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April
Author: 0 US housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April

Last month, starts for the volatile multi-family housing segment dropped 9.2 percent to a pace of 337,000 units. The seasonally adjusted rate of new building permits also declined in April to 1.229 million, down 2.5% from the upwardly revised March rate of 1.260 million and up 5.7% from the April 2016 rate of 1.077 million.

Author: 0 Graham: Trump did staff a 'disservice' by changing Comey explanation

Attorneys like the U.S. Attorney up in NY who had been assured he would stay on, who... himself called for a special prosecutor in order to make sure we have some integrity in this process". Two days before he was sacked, 48-year-old Bharara had got a phone call from Trump's office asking him to call the President back. Trump's tweet led some Republicans to join their Democratic counterparts in calling for any recordings to be preserved and turned over.

Finance North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying U.S. warnings
Author: 0 North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying U.S. warnings

The Security Council demanded the DPRK "conduct no further nuclear and ballistic missile tests", the statement said. Traditionally, the United States and China have negotiated new measures before involving remaining council members. What do we know about North Korea's new missile? Following that launch, Washington began talks with China on possible new United Nations sanctions.

Author: 0 Bodycote PLC (BOY) Announces Dividend Increase - GBX 10.80 Per Share

It has a 21.06 P/E ratio. About 6,500 shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.43% the S&P500. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $5.01 million activity. Moreover, Hays Advisory Llc has 1.29% invested in the company for 366,738 shares. Iat Reinsurance Co Ltd., a New York-based fund reported 150,800 shares.

Finance Dollar down against commodity currencies as oil prices surge
Author: 0 Dollar down against commodity currencies as oil prices surge

U.S. crude oil futures closed 2.1% higher to $48.86/bbl, their highest finish in two weeks, after Saudi Arabian and Russian energy ministers announced support for a nine-month extension to the production cut agreement, but prices eased off earlier highs above $49 after the U.S.

Author: 0 Deutsche reiterated Compass Group (LON:CPG) as 'Hold'

Kennedy Capital Management Inc increased Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) stake by 1.79% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. It closed at $45.4 lastly. It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $1.77 per share. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/05/12/bt-group-plc-bt-given-neutral-rating-at-macquarie.html. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, April 7.

Author: 0 Donald Trump revealed intelligence secrets to Russians in Oval Office

Based on that information, "Russia could identify our sources or techniques", a senior USA official told the Post , although the response from Lavrov and Kislyak at the time was reportedly "muted". And it could pull attention from Republicans' policy priorities this week. But as the political calendar grinds through summer, vulnerable lawmakers may begin thinking of their own skins more than the fate of the Trump administration.

Finance Hewlett Packard Enterprise reveals powerful computer prototype
Author: 0 Hewlett Packard Enterprise reveals powerful computer prototype

The deeper test for the directional thrust of a stock is measured through two very important indicators: Relative strength indicator (RSI) and Stochastic measures. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.42 and $0.33 respectively. HPE unveiled its first prototype past year, but in the current version has increased the number of computing nodes from two to 40.

Author: 0 Wenger tells fans to reject call to boycott Sunderland game

The manager, whose future has been the subject of speculation in the media and who is out of contract at the end of the season, did not clarify whether he would sign a new deal with Arsenal . Wenger said: "I congratulate Chelsea on what they've done but when they play in Europe it'll be a different story". But they hit back with goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud to seal a rare win at a venue that has seen plenty of Arsenal surrenders in the past.

Finance Foreign property investors hit hard in Australian budget
Author: 0 Foreign property investors hit hard in Australian budget

An extra $18.6 billion in funding over 10 years under Turnbull's Gonski 2.0 plan goes some way towards the Coalition restoring its education credentials, but is being complicated and potentially derailed by a fierce debate over Catholic school cuts.

Finance Bank warns of 'moderate' growth as it keeps interest rates at 0.25%
Author: 0 Bank warns of 'moderate' growth as it keeps interest rates at 0.25%

Economic growth in the first quarter of this year was also weaker than expected, the BoE said. This negative development has been largely offset, according to the BOE, by more optimistic prospects for global growth - and therefore United Kingdom exports - and the appetite of United Kingdom businesses to continue investing, despite headwinds posed by uncertainty over the U.K.'s impending departure from the European Union (EU).

Finance Britain's Vodafone reports net loss of €6.1 bil
Author: 0 Britain's Vodafone reports net loss of €6.1 bil

Vodafone agreed to merge its Indian unit with local player Idea Cellular in March 2017, after trying and failing to crack the Indian mobile market, which is now one of the fastest growing in the world, as local consumers flock to take advantage of improving 4G network availability.

Author: 0 Crude Prices Higher on US Stocks Draw

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were trading at $47.46 per barrel, up 13 cents, or 0.3 percent from the last settlement. Crude inventories in the U.S. Crude oil prices moved into short-term recovery mode early Wednesday after industry data showed US oil inventory levels are on the decline. Meanwhile, Brent crude oil, the worldwide benchmark, is up 1.9% at $49.89 per barrel on Wednesday, and has lost 12.4% this year.

Finance Blue Jays extend winning streak to four games
Author: 0 Blue Jays extend winning streak to four games

Josh Donaldson , J.A. Happ, Russell Martin , Aaron Sanchez and Troy Tulowitzki are some of the more notable names in that group. They have won nine of their past 13 games. The Mariners (17-19) have lost two in a row. Liriano allowed a season-worst seven runs in two-plus innings in his start Wednesday night against Cleveland, a game the Blue Jays came back to win 8-7.

Finance The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Raised by Regentatlantic Capital LLC
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Position Raised by Regentatlantic Capital LLC

Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 30,176,115 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,251,102,000 after buying an additional 951,209 shares during the last quarter. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was first published by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. If you are reading this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright legislation.

Finance Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon
Author: 0 Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon

Highlighting the section on Efta, it said: "The only real mention of other European organisations and non-EU states is in the section discussing (and dismissing) alternatives to EU membership". Senior EU figures have said Scotland would not be able to inherit the UK's membership and would have to join a lost of five "candidate" countries - Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey.

Author: 0 Jordan's king, Trump to speak later Tuesday

Three White House officials who were in the May 10 meeting strongly denounced the Post story , saying no intelligence sources and methods were discussed — but they didnt deny that classified information was disclosed. Since Trump's reveal to Russian Federation, the White House has been trying to fix the situation by contacting the CIA and the National Security Agency.

Author: 0 Putin blames USA intelligence leaks for massive cyberattack

Putin was captured on camera on Sunday sitting down at a grand piano and performing a few slightly hesitant chords of two popular Soviet-era compositions, "Moscow Windows " and "Evening Song ". After being filmed playing the piano while waiting for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday, Putin was asked at the news conference what he'd pick to play for a meeting with Trump.

Author: 0 Amazon Launches New Echo with Touchscreen

The original Amazon Echo , released in 2014 and now selling for $149.99, is a tall cylindrical smart speaker that comes with built-in microphones. From answering calls to checking weather forecast, the Echo Show takes voice commands for a range of tasks.

Finance Oil prices rise on expectation of extended crude supply cut
Author: 0 Oil prices rise on expectation of extended crude supply cut

The West Texas Intermediate for June delivery jumped 1.01 USA dollars to settle at 48.85 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for July delivery added 0.98 dollar to close at 51.82 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.

Finance Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Under Analyst Spotlight
Author: 0 Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Under Analyst Spotlight

Analysts' mean recommendation for Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) stands at 2.60. It has underperformed by 57.97% the S&P500. They now have a Dollars 5.25 price target on the stock. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ). Dynamic Capital Mngmt has invested 0.35% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ).

Author: 0 Easyjet report heavy loss as weak sterling impacts performance

The fortunes of the Brexit-beaten easyJet and Vodafone have diverged in 2017, with the budget airliner struggling under the weight of a growing headline loss. It has made a decision to splash out on 30 new Airbus A321 NEO planes; effectively a US$3.8bn bet that its fortunes are going to improve. However, Ms McCall added that summer bookings are ahead of previous year and that demand for flights and holidays remains "strong", with consumers prioritising travel expenditure over ...

Author: 0 Greek seamen and journalists go on strike

Journalists were holding a 24-hour strike, pulling news broadcasts off the air from 6 a.m. (0300 GMT). No newspapers will be circulating on Wednesday as journalists will put a pause on reportage on Tuesday. On May 2, Athens and the so-called troika of global lenders reached a preliminary agreement that would pave the way for long-awaited debt relief talks.

Author: 0 Russia, Saudi Arabia keen to keeping oil cutbacks

Experts forecast that the global glut may be eliminated by the end of 2017 if the cuts are extended, but the supply action by major oil producers will come at a price that may haunt the market next year. "There has been a marked reduction to the inventories, but we're not where we want to be in reaching the five-year average", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said at a briefing in Beijing with Russia's Alexander Novak.

Finance Cyber Security Experts Urge People To Update Anti-Virus Software
Author: 0 Cyber Security Experts Urge People To Update Anti-Virus Software

The ransomware virus is such lethal and smart that it also drops a file named '!Please Read Me!.txt' which contains the text explaining what has happened to the computer and how to pay the ransom. But computers and networks that hadn't updated their systems were still at risk. Windows users should update their software to avoid the ransomware, security experts say.