Wednesday June 20-th, 2018

White House may address North Korea, latest on Russian Federation probe White House may address North Korea, latest on Russian Federation probe

There have been whispers and reports for months that the president might fire Rosenstein over his handling of the special counsel-led Russian Federation probe. The Justice Department said the White House had signed off on its letter, but Nunes wasn...

'Are You Telling The Truth?' European Parliament Questions Mark Zuckerberg 'Are You Telling The Truth?' European Parliament Questions Mark Zuckerberg

MEP Nigel Farage of the United Kingdom had questions about what he said was Facebook's throttling of right-of-center ideas, prompting Zuckerberg to promise the service won't discriminate on the basis of politics in much stronger terms than he did...

Ryan Reynolds Will Star in 'Six Underground' Directed by Michael Bay Ryan Reynolds Will Star in 'Six Underground' Directed by Michael Bay

While Bay was able to make five Transformers movies, his non-franchise films like 13 Hours and Pain and Gain didn't match the box office of his giant toy commercials. "You see Deadpool say 'ejaculated into a soap dispenser a hero, ' and Colos...

Iran Threatens to Punch Mike Pompeo in the Mouth Iran Threatens to Punch Mike Pompeo in the Mouth

This new list of demands and Washington's increasingly hostile rhetoric will undoubtedly result in another escalation of attacks against Rouhani. Earlier this month, President Donald Trump took the United States out of the landmark 2015 Iran nu...

Students lay flowers, photos at Texas school memorial Students lay flowers, photos at Texas school memorial

A 17-year-old student is being held on capital murder charges in Friday's fatal shooting of eight students and two staff members at Santa Fe High School, south of Houston . He made no mention of taking any legislative steps to curb guns, something m...

Macedonian climber dies on Mt Everest, Sherpa climber evacuated Macedonian climber dies on Mt Everest, Sherpa climber evacuated

The bodies were retrieved from the mountain on Monday and were flown by helicopters to Kathmandu , where they were expected to have autopsies. On his sixth attempt on Everest, he was trying to scale the mountain without supplemental oxygen, but he...

FDA Names and Shames Drug-Makers Accused of Impeding Generics FDA Names and Shames Drug-Makers Accused of Impeding Generics

Celgene has had 13 complaints about its practices related to its cancer drug Revlimid, and gotten four letters. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has previously said brand-name drug companies' to stall and that the competition must stop and sent out ...

Mobileye to supply systems for 8m cars to European co Mobileye to supply systems for 8m cars to European co

Although the terms of the deal are confidential, as is the name of the automaker, this is a large step forward towards commercially available autonomous vehicles. Mobileye is a developer of chips for auto cameras and driver-assistance features. These...

China To End Anti-Dumping Probe Into US Sorghum Amid Trade Talks China To End Anti-Dumping Probe Into US Sorghum Amid Trade Talks

China entered the talks offering a package of trade concessions and increased purchases of American goods aimed at cutting the US trade deficit by $200 billion, according reports by news agencies. Bloomberg News cited a Trump administration official ...

Broadband speeds 51 per cent slower than advertised Broadband speeds 51 per cent slower than advertised

HEXUS previously reported about the new advertising guideline last month. Instead, providers must advertise the median average speed for the service that up to 50% of customers receive at peak times. Until now, service providers have been allowed ...

Nxp Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Stake Maintained by Angelo Gordon & Company Lp

About 7.39M shares traded or 12.77% up from the average. Let's take a quick look at how the price of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI ) is now trading in comparison to some of its simple moving averages. The rating was maintained by Oppenhei...

Find out Louisiana's top baby names for 2017 Find out Louisiana's top baby names for 2017

In addition to each state's top baby names (and names for US territories), Social Security's website has a list of the 1,000 most popular boys and girls names for 2017. The agency began compiling the list of most popular names in 1997. What's new i...

Analysts See Compelling Value in Opko Health Inc (OPK)

President Donald Trump pledged Sunday to assist Chinese technology firm ZTE Corp to "get back into business, fast" after a USA ban had significantly hampered the Asian company. The RSI provides signals that tell investors to buy when the currency o...

Meghan Markle confirmed her father's absence at the royal wedding Meghan Markle confirmed her father's absence at the royal wedding

Markle's father pulled out of the ceremony for health reasons. . "I am a United States citizen and that's all there is to it". " She and Prince Harry ask again for understanding and respect to be extended to Mr Markle in this hard situation"....

Leaked list shows Guildford and Aldershot Mothercare's WILL shut Leaked list shows Guildford and Aldershot Mothercare's WILL shut

In a statement yesterday Mothercare said: "Of course we regret having to close stores and the impact this will have on colleagues". Sadly that means jobs will also be lost here in West Norfolk as well. In the UK, Mothercare trades from 137 UK store...

Michigan State To Pay Record $500 Million To Victims Of Larry Nassar Michigan State To Pay Record $500 Million To Victims Of Larry Nassar

The deal was announced May 16 after two days of closed-door mediation sessions between lawyers for MSU and the survivors. Simple math says $425 million divided by 332 people would be $1.28 million each. Over the last year, women have spoken eloqu...

BMW's Teases Next Move In The EV Segment, The iNEXT Concept BMW's Teases Next Move In The EV Segment, The iNEXT Concept

It gave us an indication that the vehicle could be priced similarly as the Model 3 and also be a midsize sedan. A modular platform will be used to build the iNext, with Mr Krueger describing its platform as "our building kit for the future".

Trump's former top diplomat takes veiled dig at ex-boss Trump's former top diplomat takes veiled dig at ex-boss

Now. Tillerson and his people will helpfully note that he never mentioned Trump's name in the speech, and that the address was meant as a broad call to fight for truth rather than a narrowly cast shot at the President of the United States.

PayPal buys payments startup iZettle for US$2.2 bn PayPal buys payments startup iZettle for US$2.2 bn

The iZettle platform for handling retail transactions is used by almost a half million merchants, according to PayPal . It has since expanded into financing services, with a presence in Brazil, Mexico and Europe. The company went public at 21.50 in ...

Authorities say Missing Child may be in Minnesota Authorities say Missing Child may be in Minnesota

A two-year-old girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her meth using parents a month ago has been spotted at a hospital in Iowa and could now be in Minnesota, authorities say. Dakota is 2 feet 6, weighs 25 pounds and has blond hair and blue eyes. Will...

Starbucks under fire again after racial slur on coffee cup Starbucks under fire again after racial slur on coffee cup

Pedro said the location apologized and offered him a gift card. The man, who only identified himself as Pedro, said he ordered two drinks from a Starbucks in the Los Angeles suburb of La Canada Flintridge and that both were labeled with the slur, ...

United Kingdom govt launches fracking fund and planning service to help councils, developers United Kingdom govt launches fracking fund and planning service to help councils, developers

Shale gas companies will be allowed to drill without planning permission under government plans to accelerate the development of a fracking industry in the UK. Industry welcomed the government's move. "Our planning permission to drill and test j...

Frontier Airlines adding service from Jacksonville to San Antonio Frontier Airlines adding service from Jacksonville to San Antonio

In addition to San Antonio and Austin, Frontier flies from Cleveland to: Denver, Fort Myers, Las Vegas, Miami, Minneapolis, Orlando, Portland, Phoenix, Raleigh/Durham, Seattle, Tampa and Cancun, Mexico. Flight service begins in August and the special...

Kidman to supply lithium hydroxide to Tesla Kidman to supply lithium hydroxide to Tesla

Stockhead understands no other Australian miner is yet producing lithium hydroxide, which is supplied direct to electric vehicle battery makers. The refinery is expected to be commissioned in 2021, with an initial annual nameplate capacity of abou...

WRAPUP 1-US housing starts, building permits fall sharply WRAPUP 1-US housing starts, building permits fall sharply

Permits for single-family homes rose 0.9 percent in April, but are below their recent highs seen in the winter months. Building permits issued for single-family homes - one of the most closely watched figures in the monthly report, as it signals co...

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