Author: 0 Attorney General Sessions to face US Senate panel in public

On Sunday, Schumer also said he would like to clear up the matter of whether Trump does indeed have tapes of his conversations with Comey , as the president has suggested . The committee shortly after said the hearing would be open. The attorney general is also expected to push back on the notion that he committed perjury when he denied having had any communications with Russians during the presidential campaign previous year, the source said.

Author: 0 England 'stood up to be counted', says Southgate

Leigh Griffiths scored two late free-kicks - his first worldwide goals - to cancel out Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's opener and leave Scotland on the brink of a crucial win in Group F. We should have been further ahead, but if you don't get the second goal you can be punished. "[It was] a game we should win, a game we were in total control of", said Southgate.

Author: 0 Nintendo and Microsoft will take on Sony during gaming's biggest

It'd sure make for an attractive headline: Project Scorpio capable of 20 times the power of a regular Xbox One. Microsoft's E3 briefing is scheduled for this Sunday, June 11, at 9pm GMT via the company's newly renamed Mixer streaming service.

Author: 0 Top Uber exec steps down as CEO faces uncertain future

The uncertainty surrounding Kalanick's tenure isn't the only challenge facing Uber leadership. C.F.O. And it is for certain that any reduction of his involvement in Uber would be significant, given that he molded the ride-hailing service in his own brash image.

Finance China's Yancoal gets regulatory approval for Rio Tinto deal
Author: 0 China's Yancoal gets regulatory approval for Rio Tinto deal

If successful, Glencore would then seek to acquire Mitsubishi Corp's coal interests in the region with a tag-along bid. Well, not quite. While coal is in a long-term decline, even the more aggressive decarbonization scenarios examined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change see it providing 10 percent to 14 percent of the world's primary energy by 2050 - well down from about 30 percent at present, but still enough to represent a significant lump of carbon.

Finance Aldi To Become Third Largest Grocer In US By Opening New Stores
Author: 0 Aldi To Become Third Largest Grocer In US By Opening New Stores

Aldi said its expansion plans will add 25,000 new jobs in stores, warehouses and offices. A similar German discount supermarket chain called Lidl has announced it is opening the first of 100 United States stores this week, promising prices as much as 50 percent lower than the competition's.

Finance United Kingdom vote a gamble that could complicate Brexit: Europe leaders
Author: 0 United Kingdom vote a gamble that could complicate Brexit: Europe leaders

Former Finnish premier Alexander Stubb was a rare senior commentator. Within the two years of talks, Britain wants to not only agree on the terms of its exit but also negotiate a new relationship on things like trade and security. That would also make it improbable that Britain could secure the rapid free trade agreement it wants with the European Union after it leaves. The British have always been our partners on the most important topics: "terrorism, migration and cooperation in the ...

Author: 0 In low-turnout referendum, Puerto Rico opts for statehood

The opposition Popular Democratic Party had said "statehood will win by a landslide" because of the boycott by opposition parties, which supported the status quo as a United States territory. But Gov. Ricardo Rossello said the vote sends a clear message to Congress. Yet eight out of 10 Puerto Ricans did not cast a vote in Sunday's plebiscite , many because they did not believe the non-binding referendum would sway Congress.

Author: 0 Are Analysts Bearish Summit Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:SMLP) After Last Week?

About 12,536 shares traded. DOCASA Inc (OTCMKTS:DCSA) has 0.00% since June 12, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 1.25% the S&P500. Antero Midstream Partners earned a news sentiment score of 0.14 on Alpha One's scale. Citigroup downgraded the shares of SMLP in report on Thursday, March 10 to "Neutral" rating. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Friday, May 5 to "Neutral".

Finance Uber board weighs report on workplace culture
Author: 0 Uber board weighs report on workplace culture

A spokesman confirmed that the board met with Holder and Tammy Albarrán, both partners with Covington & Burling LLP, a law firm hired to investigate complaints of widespread sexual harassment and other deep-seeded cultural problems at Uber .

Finance British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result
Author: 0 British PM Theresa May seeks lifeline after bruising election result

With opinion polls showing the Conservatives had a commanding lead over the opposition Labour Party, May called an early election in hopes of increasing her majority in Parliament and strengthening her position in Brexit negotiations . She now finds herself in "a bloody difficult" situation. The speculation is that only her two fiercely loyal friends, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill - both chiefs of staff at Downing Street - were not only taken into confidence but also consulted.

Finance Coinbase exchange has outage due to high trading volume
Author: 0 Coinbase exchange has outage due to high trading volume

Meanwhile, Ethereum prices jumped above the $400 level for the first time on Monday morning, hitting a high around $416. Bitcoin is expected by some analysts to break the $3,000 barrier by the end of this year, and might be closer to this milestone now, were it not for Mark Cuban, who took to Twitter to call Bitcoin and its current pricing trend a " bubble ", which was reportedly followed by an attendant decrease in its market value.

Finance USAF Grounds 55 F-35 Fighter Jets Over Oxygen Problems
Author: 0 USAF Grounds 55 F-35 Fighter Jets Over Oxygen Problems

The decision to ground all F-35 fighters at the Luke Air Force Base in Arizona was extended indefinitely, as special teams of experts struggled to figure out what caused multiple incidents of pilots reporting oxygen deprivation. The F-35 business accounted for about 37 percent of Lockheed's total revenue during the last fiscal quarter, which ended on March 30. He took credit for generating $700 million in savings in the $8.5 billion contract for the latest batch of F-35 fighters.

Finance Apple HomePod VS Amazon Echo: Which One Should You Buy
Author: 0 Apple HomePod VS Amazon Echo: Which One Should You Buy

Apple HomePod offers less flexibility, thanks to the closed ecosystem approach of Apple . "Amazon had figured out how to isolate voices from background noise and have a digital assistant respond to requests from a distance-abilities Siri hadn't yet mastered".

Author: 0 Blasts rock besieged city as Philippines marks independence day

Philippines military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jo-Ar Herrera confirmed the United States assistance . The military said fighting in Marawi City entered its 21st day on Monday, with 191 Daesh-linked militants, 29 civilians and nearly 60 government troops killed.

Author: 0 Uber Has Already Fired More Than 20 Employees While Investigating Harassment

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick asked for the resignation of Amit Singhal , his new head of software engineering, after the company learned of a sexual harassment claim against him at his former employer, Google . In its ascent to becoming the world's most valuable startup, San Francisco-based Uber took Silicon Valley's penchant for sexism, for cutthroat, unapologetic competition and distaste for government regulation and kicked it up several notches.

Finance Jeff Sessions to Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions to Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Former FBI Director James Comey hinted in his public hearing Thursday that Sessions, a former USA senator from Alabama, may have had additional contacts with Russians, and said in a closed hearing that investigators had received Russian intercepts detailing a possible third meeting between Sessions and Kislyak, sources familiar with the briefing told CNN on Thursday.

Author: 0 USA stocks fall further as technology tumble continues

That included phone companies, as AT&T picked up 22 cents to $39.01 and Verizon gained 43 cents to $47.15. The S&P 500's telecom index is down about 9 percent this year and energy companies are down 12 percent. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.21 percent from 2.20 percent. The central bank left the target for the federal funds rate, the interest rate offered to other banks, between 0.75 and one per cent at the last meeting in May, with a 25 basis points move to an upper bound ...

Finance Gymboree files for bankruptcy, plans store closures
Author: 0 Gymboree files for bankruptcy, plans store closures

According to its filings with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Gymboree will be closing between 375 and 450 of its physical retail locations. Coinciding with the bankruptcy news, Gymboree announced that CFO Andrew North will be stepping down for personal reasons. His permanent replacement, Daniel Griesemer, was appointed May 22.

Author: 0 Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

The Orlando Gay Chorus sang uplifting songs and the names of all 49 were also read aloud to show they are not forgotten. "What can I do?" "Paul, I think about every day", he says. My name is I pledge of allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi of the Islamic State, " he said in Arabic. His behavior is motivating theirs now, she said.

Author: 0 The Zpg Plc's (ZPG) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC

About 105,683 shares traded. Moreover, Smith Salley & Associates has 0.73% invested in the company for 136,149 shares. The SI to Shoe Carnival Incorporated's float is 5.35%. Five analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of GBX 410.60 ($5.31).

Author: 0 UK PM May seen fighting for survival after election failure

The pro-Brexit Gove was appointed Environment Secretary. British Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip stand on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street, London, after addressing the press Friday, June 9, 2017 following an audience with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham.

Author: 0 Blockade of Qatar a 'very complex situation': Mattis

Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Monday said the Pentagon will put a plan for Afghanistan in front of President Trump "very soon". Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas and chairman of HASC, has called for a baseline budget of at least $640 billion, or $37 billion more than proposed by the Trump administration.

Finance Crown employees detained in China charged with promotion of gambling
Author: 0 Crown employees detained in China charged with promotion of gambling

Casino operator Crown Resorts says its employees who were detained in China past year have been formally charged with illegally promoting gambling. Up to 18 staff from Australian billionaire James Packer's Crown Resorts have been charged with promoting gambling in China, eight months after being detained.

Finance United States beef closer to Chinese plates
Author: 0 United States beef closer to Chinese plates

The new rules stipulate that the U.S. can only import beef born in the United States, Canada or Mexico and that the birthplace, or point of origin into the USA, must be tracked. "China is the world's second largest beef market". China has been rapidly increasing imports of beef in the past few years. Senator Deb Fischer said the deal is a win for ag producers across the state.

Author: 0 Theresa May Vows Brexit Will Go On

Labour's surge caused Conservatives to lose 12 seats and their absolute majority in Parliament, forcing them into a coalition government with the far-right Democratic Unionist Party . In May's camp, recriminations were immediate and stinging. The Telegraph said senior Conservatives including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, interior minister Amber Rudd and Brexit minister David Davis were taking soundings over whether to replace her.

Author: 0 US spy planes help Philippine troops quell siege

US Special Operations Forces "have been providing support and assistance in response to Philippine government requests for many years", the embassy said. Mr Duterte told reporters: "When I say crush them, you have to destroy everything including lives". The Pentagon has no permanent presence in the Philippines but for years has kept 50 to 100 special forces troops in the south of the country on rotational exercises.

Author: 0 Performance Recap on Shares of United States Steel Corp (X)

On average, equities analysts forecast that United States Steel Corporation will post $1.05 earnings per share for the current year. This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $19.96 per share, for a total transaction of $199,600.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 21,872 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $436,127.68.

Author: 0 Veggies, pulses drag inflation to record low of 2.18% in May

The inflation eased owing to food price decline by almost 1.05 per cent in May compared to same period previous year. In May 2016, it was at 5.76%. But, with the onset of monsoon and the brief farmers' stir early this month, consumer prices could rebound with a spurt in the prices of vegetables and other essentials could still push up consumer prices, leaving no manoeuvring room for the Reserve Bank of India on interest rates, say experts.

Author: 0 Here's a select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

The musical's other honours were best orchestration , best book of a musical and best original score . " A Doll's House, Part 2 " star Laurie Metcalf won her first Tony Award for best performance by an actress in a play. She won three Emmy Awards for her role as Jackie Harris on "Roseanne" and thanked her children. The Rockettes had their own number and got to dance with the cast of " Come From Away ", a feel-good Canadian musical set against the horror of 9/11.

Finance Civil society calls for child labour survey
Author: 0 Civil society calls for child labour survey

The ILO has urged the world community, civil society organisations and child rights activists to intensify and accelerate action to end child labour, including in areas affected by conflict and disasters by working together. Meantime, around 200 million people are affected by disasters every year-a third of them are children. Monday marks the World Day Against Child Labour , launched in 2002 by the International Labour Organisation (ILO), in order to focus global attention on the ...

Finance Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying
Author: 0 Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

Trump faced journalists at the White House on Friday afternoon in a joint news conference with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner. Earlier on Friday, Trump took to Twitter to declare "total and complete vindication" in response to Comey's testimony . 'Who would ask a man to pledge allegiance under oath? "I don't remember any conversations with the president about the Russian Federation election interference", Comey said.

Author: 0 Worldpay Group PLC (WPG) Earns Equal weight Rating from Barclays PLC

Indivior has a 52-week low of 202.81 and a 52-week high of 382.30. The stock's average target of $41 is -4.56% below today's ($42.96) share price. Windstream Holdings had 11 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 11 by UBS. Northgate plc ( LON:NTG ) opened at 535.50 on Thursday. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, April 6 by Liberum Capital.

Author: 0 Experts suggest Gulf crisis will impact Qatar Airways transit business

Kuwait, which has not joined its neighbours against Qatar, has led mediation efforts and on yesterday Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled Al-Sabah said that would continue. "(It) gives others the impression the USA does not know how to manage the relationship with its allies or is incapable". Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi said: "So far five planes carrying vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent today".

Author: 0 Trump v Comey: Who said what

On Thursday, the former FBI director told the upper chamber that Trump had demanded his personal loyalty - and then asked him to demonstrate that loyalty, by dropping the FBI's investigation into Michael Flynn. "No more game playing", Schumer said. They are now asking Comey's friend, Columbia Law Professor Daniel Richman to provide copies of the memos. "I think Bob Mueller will be able to answer that question (whether there is obstruction of justice), and I trust him to answer it ...

Author: 0 Puerto Rico gov upholds statehood in vote hit by boycott

But despite the clear "Yes" vote to join the U.S., the plebiscite only registered a 23 percent turnout of 2.25 million eligible voters. Now they take the issue to the U.S. The referendum was on the 100th anniversary of Puerto Ricans gaining US citizenship, though they can't vote for president and their lone congressional representative has limited power, and it coincided with with the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City.

Finance Corbyn vows to force May to resign 'within a matter of days'
Author: 0 Corbyn vows to force May to resign 'within a matter of days'

But media reports suggest they had demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office. "I just can't see how she can continue in any long-term way". Ghany opined no. He said if May had been forced to resign this might have been the case, but as it is, she had got the Queen's permission to form a minority government , and is also getting interim stability from the DUP.

Finance Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss

Speaking in front of an audience of about 1,000, Clinton did not hold back on her thoughts about her former rival's administration. "What they were inheriting was the best data operation the Democratic Party has ever seen", Bonier said in a Friday CNN report .