Author: 0 China says RCEP trade deal aligned with 'Silk Road spirit'

He said the door remains open to the U.S., even after President Donald Trump withdrew from the pact in January, saying he prefers bilateral free trade deals. Explaining US opposition to using the word protectionism, Lighthizer said the term was being confused with the steps that were really needed to promote free trade.

Author: 0 Trump hails 'unbreakable bond' with Israel

The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over parts of the Old City seized in the 1967 war. But I have a feeling that we're going to get there eventually. Netanyahu threw up his hands and replied: "Who knows?" An Israeli official told AFP news agency that Mr Trump had requested "confidence-building measures" ahead of the talks with Mr Abbas.

Author: 0 UK: 19 killed, 50 injured in suspected terrorist blast at Manchester concert

There were no immediate details of what happened during the concert, but witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena's bars. There was mass panic after the explosion at the end of the concert, which was part of Grande's The Dangerous Woman Tour . "There were coats and people's phones on the floor".

Author: 0 Analysts Recommendation and Price Reaction History on: Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC)

It turned negative, as 1 investors sold California Resources Corp shares while 3 reduced holdings. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 21 brokerage recommendations 14 rate Range Resources Corp. In other news, Director Christopher A. Helms purchased 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 17th. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link .

Author: 0 Trump touches orb in Saudi, lights up internet

Today in global politics, U.S. president Donald Trump clutches a glowing orb with the Saudi Arabian king and the leader of Egypt... As local media reported, the leaders' hands "officially activated the centre and launched a splashy welcome video".

Finance Bold Claims from King Salman, Iran 'Spearhead of Global Terror'
Author: 0 Bold Claims from King Salman, Iran 'Spearhead of Global Terror'

He boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years." in March during a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Israel, which previously controlled west Jerusalem, claims all of the city as its eternal capital and this week is celebrating the 50th anniversary of what it calls the city's "unification".

Finance After making run at Indy 500 pole, Alonso to start 5th
Author: 0 After making run at Indy 500 pole, Alonso to start 5th

Even Dixon couldn't believe it. Speaking afterwards, he said: "I think the vehicle was better than yesterday". " When you're sitting, ready to go out and someone puts up a big time, hearing the crowd after the run was epic ", said Dixon.

Author: 0 Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value': Rouhani

The uncertainty over the incumbent's second term is over; less easily settled is the dilemma over change and moderate theocracy. Trump's team is dedicated to reversing his predecessor's efforts at rapprochement with Iran, which saw a nuclear deal signed in 2015, lifting many sanctions.

Finance LeEco founder steps down from listed unit
Author: 0 LeEco founder steps down from listed unit

Meanwhile, Yang Lijie, LeEco's CFO, has also announced that he will be resigning, to be replaced by Zhang Wei. This shift is significant for the Chinese firm because it means that Jia Yueting, the spiritual leader of LeEco where he holds a revered position as Steve Jobs did for Apple, is taking a back seat in the company he built from scratch around one decade ago.

Finance Germany vote tests public opinion before election
Author: 0 Germany vote tests public opinion before election

But Dr Merkel, who had also gone all out to sway the state of 18 million people, including 4.2 million of migrant origin, took aim at Mr Schulz's arguments. The March victory prompted President Trump to place a congratulatory call to Merkel just nine days after they had talked about the state elections at the White House.

Author: 0 Boeing Co signs defense, commercial deals with Saudi Arabia

Additionally, the iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (ITA) ( NYSE Arca: ITA ) closed almost 1 percent higher. Additionally, Boeing will also sell widebody airplanes numbering 16 to Saudi Gulf Airlines, a commercial airline that is privately owned and which is located in Dammam, a region in the eastern parts of Saudi Arabia.

Finance S. Korea, US, Japan's nuke envoys condemn N. Korea's recent missile launch
Author: 0 S. Korea, US, Japan's nuke envoys condemn N. Korea's recent missile launch

The officials "strongly" condemned the North Korean test which came only one week after its last launch of a ballistic missile on May 14, the ministry said . The launch was the latest step in the country's quest to build its ballistic missile programme, in defiance of United Nations sanctions. Last week, North Korea successfully launched a KN-17 missile, which some experts said may one day may be capable of reaching Alaska or Hawaii.

Finance Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
Author: 0 Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

The stock of Marchex, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, February 19. The rating was initiated by Robert W. Hudson Valley Inv Advsrs Incorporated Adv invested 1.1% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC). About shares traded. Cleveland BioLabs, Inc.

Finance DeVos delivering commencement speed despite unrest
Author: 0 DeVos delivering commencement speed despite unrest

Thank God the students didn't care, because DeVos continued her speech and the boos continued to rain down from the heavens. Bethune-Cookman University had been on edge for days, with multiple petitions opposing DeVos' visit garnering thousands of signatures.

Finance Under-fire Brazilian president 'will only leave office if forced out'
Author: 0 Under-fire Brazilian president 'will only leave office if forced out'

President Temer was secretly recorded by Joesley Batista , president of Brazilian giant meat-packing firm JBS, during a late-night, unscheduled meeting. For now, most of the action is taking place behind the scenes. Temer's administration will move ahead with short-term economic measures while it works to rebuild support in Congress, Mansueto Almeida, secretary for economic monitoring at the Finance Ministry also told investors.

Finance Puerto Rico militant free after 36 years
Author: 0 Puerto Rico militant free after 36 years

Lopez, a Vietnam War veteran who moved from Puerto Rico to Chicago as a child, wasn't convicted of any role in the bombings that killed six people and injured scores, but those who lost loved ones hold him responsible. Lopez Rivera also worked to improve working conditions for Puerto Rican community, enhance housing and improve hospital conditions during his time in Chicago, supporters have also long noted.

Author: 0 Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe 'Off The Table'

Passengers on flights from those locations to the US can't carry laptops, tablets or other electronic devices larger than a smartphone in aircraft cabins. Steve Landells, a safety expert at the British Airline Pilots Association, said there was more of a risk of a fire from lithium batteries in larger devices which are kept in the hold.

Author: 0 Jury Clears Tulsa Cop In Fatal Shooting, Protests Erupt

The jury, made up of three black people and nine white people, asked to explain their decision but were only given a chance to state their conclusion in court. An autopsy showed PCP was in Crutcher's system, and police said they found a vial of it in his SUV. Police said they asked Crutcher if the vehicle belonged to him, but he mumbled under his breath, not giving the officers a direct response, according to an affidavit .

Author: 0 BT Group plc (BT.A) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Macquarie lowered their price target on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,100 ($14.20) to GBX 1,000 ($12.91) and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, January 24th. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 28. IBC downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Wednesday, April 5 report.

Finance Election Commission defers polls for 10 Rajya Sabha seats
Author: 0 Election Commission defers polls for 10 Rajya Sabha seats

The Election Commission of India deferred Rajya Sabha elections to 10 seats in Goa, Gujarat and West Bengal that were scheduled for June 8, but did not give a date. No reason was given by the commission, but it was speculated the decision may have been taken due to the coming presidential polls that will be held in July.

Author: 0 NRG Energy Inc (NRG) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.03

Class C from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and set a $21.00 price objective on the a report on Wednesday, February 15th. Barclays PLC reiterated an "overweight" rating and set a $24.00 price target (up from $20.00) on shares of NRG Yield, Inc. If you are viewing this piece of content on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright laws.

Author: 0 Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

Like some freaky parody of a Trump rally, a belligerent man in a "Make America Great Again" hat was booted off a plane in Shanghai Sunday - defiantly waving as a crowd of passengers jeered in the terminal: " Lock him up! ". Passengers remained on the plane for less than an hour while the switch happened. He berated a female passenger by calling her "Hillary" and a "lesbian", Gredona wrote.

Author: 0 The Case for and Against PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP)

About 43,068 shares traded. Through its subsidiary, Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, LLC, the Company operates approximately 750 campus bookstores and the school-branded e-commerce sites for each store, serving over five million college students and their faculty.

Finance Top prosecutor accuses president of corruption
Author: 0 Top prosecutor accuses president of corruption

If Temer resigns or is forced from office, the constitution at present says Congress must choose a caretaker president and vice president to govern until the next election, scheduled for late next year. On the tapes, released to the media, Batista says that he is looking to have his company receive favours from government ministries, that he is in contact with prosecutors who are informing him about investigations and that he is bribing Cunha to keep him from entering into a plea-bargain ...

Author: 0 Brazil president seeks suspension of corruption investigation

A secretly recorded conversation between Temer and a business executive purports to show the president approving payment of hush money to former lower house speaker Eduardo Cunha , who is in prison after being convicted of bribe-taking. Brazil's presidential system has no provision for calling elections before the end of the four-year presidential term, so this would require a constitutional amendment, a drawn out process which requires a three-fifths majority in Congress.

Author: 0 Eurozone fails to reach Greece debt deal amid IMF row

Time is running out for Greece as without the rescue loans it would struggle to meet a big repayment in July of 7 billion euros (£6 billion). "The expectation is that we can reach an agreement within the next three weeks", said Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos.

Finance Saudi oil minister confident in extension of production cuts
Author: 0 Saudi oil minister confident in extension of production cuts

According to recent data released by energy services firm Baker Hughes, the number of oil rigs deployed in the U.S. rose by a further eight to 720 last week, taking the increase from late November a year ago - when OPEC and non-OPEC producers agreed to cut production levels by around 1.8 million barrels per day - to over 50%.

Author: 0 21st century belongs to Asia, Africa: Jaitley

It is paramount that Africa achieve a new industrial revolution if it is to turn the challenge of higher population growth into an opportunity, he says. Daniel Kablan Duncan, Vice President, Republic of Cote d'lvoire, Akinwumi Adesina, President, African development Bank, Rakesh Bharti Mittal, President designate, CII, Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General, CII and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion.

Finance Bhubaneswar bound Air India flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai
Author: 0 Bhubaneswar bound Air India flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai

The aircraft was grounded for further examination. Sources said smoke was detected from the cockpit though no confirmation was available. Following this, they sought the permission of the air traffic control to land in Mumbai . "Aircraft landed safely; emergency is withdrawn", news agency ANI tweeted. A second aircraft was brought into operation by Air India which delayed the flight's departure.

Finance Adani defers Australian coal project investment decision
Author: 0 Adani defers Australian coal project investment decision

The Queensland Cabinet met today and did not make any decision on "royalties holidays" deal for Adani's project. The move has been heavily opposed by the dominant Left faction, led by Deputy Premier Jackie Trad, which argues it contravenes the party's promise not to provide taxpayer subsidies for Adani.

Author: 0 Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia may cut exports to Asia

As a result, United States crude oil production surpassed 9 million barrels of oil a day in February which is 500,000 barrels of oil a day higher than the low seen in September 2016. offers an extensive set of professional tools for the financial markets. For the first time since the OPEC agreed to cut output in November 2016, oil prices slid below $45 a barrel last Thursday.

Finance In travel ban case, US judges focus on discrimination, Trump's powers
Author: 0 In travel ban case, US judges focus on discrimination, Trump's powers

And in parallel proceedings on the East Coast, the 4th Circuit, which is based in Richmond, heard arguments on the matter last week. Three judges from the United States 9th Circuit Court of Appeals were considering Trump's challenge of a judge's order blocking his ban on refugees and nationals from six Muslim-majority countries.

Finance French Republicans in disarray as Macron prepares cabinet
Author: 0 French Republicans in disarray as Macron prepares cabinet

Bruno Le Maire, named French economy minister, is a reform-minded conservative whose expertise on Europe and staunch defence of the Franco-German relationship will prove valuable as Macron pushes for closer European Union integration. Long the face of centrism in France, with three failed runs for the presidency to his name, Bayrou, was pondering whether to make a fourth run when he was overtaken by Macron's dizzy rise.

Author: 0 Hot Stock Analysis: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

Vetr downgraded Barrick Gold Corp from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $19.30 price target for the a research note on Wednesday, March 15th. If you are reading this story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright legislation.

Author: 0 Landing in Israel, Trump heralds 'rare opportunity' to bring peace and stability

The White House-driven effort is a sharp shift from the practice of USA previous administrations that typically gave secretaries of state those reins. "It is something that I think is frankly maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years", Trump said when meeting Abbas in Washington earlier this month.

Finance Mark Zuckerberg: I'm not running for public office
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg: I'm not running for public office

The Associated Press also reported Zuckerberg was spotted in Newport over the weekend, and he wrote a Facebook post from Newport Sunday. By Sunday, they'd already left ME and appeared in Newport, Rhode Island. She said Chan was wearing a baseball cap from ME, where the couple was spotted a few days ago . Zuckerberg says he's not running for anything. The billionaire said Facebook was now working on technology to help users connect with people they should know, and part of his tour ...

Author: 0 Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) Valuation According To Analysts

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. closed its last trading session at $7.27 with the loss of -0.14%. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) is $9.28/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $0.07/share for the current quarter. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 0%.

Author: 0 Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Finally, CIBC reiterated a "market perform" rating on shares of Sally Beauty Holdings in a research note on Thursday, February 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. Sally Beauty Holdings had a negative return on equity of 82.84% and a net margin of 5.98%. "ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "$996.79 Million in Sales Expected for Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc.

Finance The Angry Birds Movie 2 Confirmed, Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 The Angry Birds Movie 2 Confirmed, Release Date Revealed

Sony Pictures Imageworks will handle the animation for the movie, which will be produced by Rovio and Columbia Pictures. The title of the film is not surprising, as it's named The Angry Birds Movie 2, and it's scheduled to hit theaters on September 20, 2019 - the same year that marks the original game's tenth anniversary.