UK Labour chief challenges May to debate as race tightens

UK Labour chief challenges May to debate as race tightens

She said: "I've been very clear from the start that the sort of campaign I want to do is about meeting people and taking questions". She spoke as recent opinion surveys suggest her Conservative Party's once commanding lead over Labour has been shrinking in recent days. Read More

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect

A week of stormy weather caused damage throughout the County. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. The biggest threat with these storms are small hail and some wind damage. "Last week, we had a wind event to do with a vigorous cold front that moved through", said Environment Canada meteorologist Cindy Yu. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw. Read More

Amazon is refunding up to $70M in app purchases made by kids

Amazon is refunding up to $70M in app purchases made by kids

In the court documents, it was revealed: "a child may be prompted to use or acquire seemingly fictitious currency, including a 'boatload of doughnuts, a can of stars and bars of gold, ' but in reality the child is making an in-app purchase using real money". Read More

The Biffa PLC's (BIFF) Buy Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd

The Biffa PLC's (BIFF) Buy Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd

Therefore 60% are positive. W Resources PLC had 23 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Portmeirion Group PLC (LON:PMP) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, May 5 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The share price of StatPro Group (LON:SOG) was up +2.42% during the last session with a day high of 128.50. Therefore 33% are positive. Babcock International Group PLC has GBX 1500 highest and GBX 850 lowest target. Read More

Margaret Court's anti-gay rights stance deserves a boycott of its own

Margaret Court's anti-gay rights stance deserves a boycott of its own

Court's open letter to Qantas , published in The West Australian last week, criticising CEO Alan Joyce's advocacy for same-sex marriage has sparked furious debate on both sides of the divisive issue. Stosur also used Twitter in supporting Dellacqua. "I love Casey and two women can parent as good as a man and a woman", the 17-year-old said. "He tried to cut me off, I said no, you're not listening, you're just making fun", she said. Read More

Check @ gseb.org: Gujarat Board GSEB HSC Class 12 Result 2017 Declared

Check @ gseb.org: Gujarat Board GSEB HSC Class 12 Result 2017 Declared

Log on to the official website gseb.org. The pass percentage is a little higher than 55.85 recorded past year, he said. According to the report, a total of 2,81,256 students (56.82%) had passed out of the 5.05,651 who had appeared in the papers (regular and repeat included). Read More

Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

The owner of Three Mile Island, Exelon , said operating costs for just one unit at the plant were high, further damaging Three Mile Island's financial viability in a time of competition from natural gas and renewable energies. Three Mile Island - which experienced a partial reactor meltdown in 1979, spawning nationwide protests - will shut in 2019. No nuclear plant that was proposed after the accident has been successfully completed and put into operation. Read More

Yankees and Royals rained out, makeup game on September 25th

Yankees and Royals rained out, makeup game on September 25th

Ellsbury looked out of it getting checked by head athletic trainer Steve Monahan and Girardi, but passed the initial tests (which included smelling salts) and talked his way into staying in the game. "I just left a fastball up in the zone a little bit and he put a good swing on it", Warren said. "It was more like a whiplash". "II think it's big", Girardi said . Read More

Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career

Francesco Totti calls time on Roma career

From Monday, I'm ready for a fresh start. "The last time I can wear Roma's jersey", Totti said. Until today, Totti had refused to confirm or deny his plans for the future, although Roma officials had said he would not be offered another contract after this season. Read More

Trump approval rating takes a dive, polls show

Trump approval rating takes a dive, polls show

That was recorded immediately after Trump's initial high-stakes effort to push an Obamacare repeal bill through the Republican-led Congress fizzled. The commander-in-chief's approval ratings back home have remained more or less stagnant as he hobnobs with heads of state on a nine-day trip overseas, a Gallup poll released Thursday showed. Read More

Iran's Rouhani Criticizes Trump, Recent Saudi Summit

Iran had warned about the return of terrorists to Europe when the Syria war was in the making, the MP said. The rest of the world should welcome Rouhani's victory as an opportunity further to improve relations with a country that is central to progress towards a more peaceful Middle East. Read More

China dismisses Moody's downgrade as "inappropriate"

Gross domestic product grew 6.9 percent in the first quarter, above the full-year target of 6.5 percent and the 6.8-percent growth in the fourth quarter of 2016. While the downgrade is likely to modestly increase the cost of borrowing for the Chinese government and its state-owned enterprises (SOEs), it remains comfortably within the investment grade rating range. Read More

Genel Energy (LON:GENL) Analyst Target Prices

About 462,186 shares traded. Aetna Inc now has $46.91B valuation. It closed at $30.46 lastly. Cavium Inc (NASDAQ:CAVM) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm now has a "hold" rating on the stock. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital on Thursday, November 17 with "Hold". Shoe Zone PLC ( LON:SHOE ) remained flat at GBX 188.50 during midday trading on Thursday. Read More

Qatar says its official state news agency was hacked

Qatar says its official state news agency was hacked

Qatar is set to track down and prosecute the perpetrators, officials said in a statement. The hackers also purportedly took over the news agency's Twitter feed and posted alleged quotes from Qatar's foreign minister alleging a plot against the country by other Arab nations. Read More

Facebook leaked documents show types of content it allows

Facebook leaked documents show types of content it allows

In March tech giants Facebook , Google, Twitter and Microsoft pledged to join forces to tackle extremist content on their platforms. Facebook's secret rules and guidelines for deciding what its 2 billion users can and cannot post on the platform were disclosed for the first time, thanks to a leaked document . Read More

Sensex rises over 150 points; ITC, Adani Ports top gainers

Sensex rises over 150 points; ITC, Adani Ports top gainers

The stock would be included in the BSE 30-stock Sensex, effective June 19, according to an exchange notice on Friday. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 30,638.88 points, closed at 30,570.97 points - up 106.05 points or 0.35 per cent from its previous close at 30,464.92 points. Read More

Military Sales and Defense Cooperation Deals Signed with Saudi Arabia

Military Sales and Defense Cooperation Deals Signed with Saudi Arabia

Looking at the history of 40 U.S. -Saudi Arabia arms deals going back to 2009, the iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF was up 3.3 percent a month later on average, nearly double the return of the S&P 500, CNBC reported. One month after about 40 U.S. -Saudi Arabia arms deals - going back to 2009 - the iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( NYSE Arca: ITA ) was up 3.3 percent, on average, nearly double the return of the S&P 500 (^GSPC), according to data compiled by Kensho. Read More

Video shows Hillary Clinton practiced avoiding Trump hug

Video shows Hillary Clinton practiced avoiding Trump hug

The footage is a bit shaky, so it wasn't clear at first if it was really Clinton in the video, but Reines confirmed that it's the real deal in a follow-up tweet . Comey, who was spectacularly ousted as the Federal Bureau of Investigation director last week, was said to be " disgusted " when Trump tried to hug him in a public display of closeness, according to Comey's friend Benjamin Wittes in a Lawfare blog post. Read More

Ford replaces CEO Mark Fields in push to transform business

Ford replaces CEO Mark Fields in push to transform business

While the company is expected to make an official announcement later in the day, it's said that the move has been made due to the board losing confidence in Fields and his ambitions. Hackett was interim director of athletics at the University of MI from October 31, 2014, to March 11, 2016, where he led the search for a permanent athletic director appointed in January 2016. Read More

First ferry service between Russia and North Korea starts

The Man Gyong Bong was built in the "hermit kingdom" in 1971 and was a year ago chartered by RosKor and is owned by the Russian company InvestStroyTrest. The Mangyongbong used to regularly shuttle between Japan and North Korea. Washington has said the North's weapons development should be treated with urgency. Read More