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Russia's Lavrov calls for talks to ease Qatar stand-off
- June 10, 2017

He later told France 24 television that any further steps could take the form of "a sort of embargo on Qatar". The Arab Sunni nations accuse Qatar of supporting radical groups, including allowing or encouraging financial support. "No one has the right to intervene in our foreign policy ", Sheikh Mohammed said. They suspended flights and sea travel to Qatar, expelling its diplomats and citizens. (more...)
Stop funding terror, teaching hate: Trump to Qatar
- June 10, 2017

He says Qatar has taken steps to address that concern but must do more . "Despite the difficulty of the crisis on the Gulf and its people, but in clear relief, it is hard to deal with a partner in his duplicity to undermine world partners", Gargash noted. (more...)
Chopper carrying pilgrims crashes in Uttarakhand, engineer killed Chopper carrying pilgrims crashes in Uttarakhand, engineer killed
- June 10, 2017

The engineer died after the helicopter could not gain height resulting in the accident. The police officer said that the engineer was identified as 35-year-old Vikram Lamba from Pune. Teams of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation ( DGCA ) and the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) have rushed to the spot. "My condolences to the family of the engineer - May God give them strength to bear this extremely unfortunate loss", read another tweet. (more...)
Hands-on with the new macOS on a Macbook Pro 13-inch model
- June 10, 2017

Apple also reveal a new iPad Pro line-up, which now features a new screen size if 10.5 in addition to the larger 12.9-inch already offered by the company. The MacBook Pro is just as heavy as the 13-inch MacBook Air , but you have to get more money out of your pocket if you want to get one for yourself. (more...)
Burlington Mayor Discusses We Are Still In Climate Mayors' Effort
- June 10, 2017

The United States withdrew from the Paris Agreement last week and in response the Mayor has signed two letters acknowledging his and the City Councils' support of the worldwide climate agreement and its goals. Nicaragua didn't sign the agreement due to their complaints about the agreement not going far enough, not being binding and not holding large countries accountable (which is correct on at least the latter two accounts, given that the U.S. (more...)
So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?
- June 10, 2017

Trump's Twitter account had been quiet throughout Comey's testimony accusing the administration of spreading "lies". When asked why he hadn't asked the president to drop the matter, Comey said he was "stunned". He is a good guy. "I'm not one to say the president should come here to testify. maybe it would come to that", she said. Trump fired Comey in May, saying "this Russian Federation thing" was on his mind when he chose to dismiss the head of the nation's top law enforcement ... (more...)
British Airways commits to ensuring that IT failure does not occur again
- June 10, 2017

Hundreds of passengers faced huge delays at the check-in counters at both London airports and the airline said the IT crash had also affected their call centres. "I know this has been a disgusting time and I want to apologize for the fact that you had to go through these very trying experiences", he said". At Heathrow, short-haul flights continued to be affected Monday, with cancellations affecting flights to Stockholm, Copenhagen, Marseille, Vienna, Amsterdam, Milan and cities across the ... (more...)
$13.02 Billion in Sales Expected for Pfizer Inc. (PFE) This Quarter
- June 10, 2017

About 322 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. ( PFE ) by 38.21% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Pfizer Inc., where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 7 analysts have given a Buy signal, 10 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (more...)
What Do Analysts Say About Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (CLDX)
- June 10, 2017

Shares of Celldex Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CLDX) traded up 0.209% on Wednesday, reaching $2.395. On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 27.79 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.13, Consequently Celldex Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CLDX)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.86%, 4.43% respectively. (more...)
British Pound Remains Lower After UK Election
- June 10, 2017

This sort of thing will be par for the course in a country like India in a situation of "hung" Parliament when the ruling party did not win outright, but seems unusual for Britain. Steven Fielding, a professor of politics at the University of Nottingham, called her "a zombie prime minister". Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster holds a news conference Friday in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (more...)
Cavs end Warriors run to keep Finals series alive
- June 10, 2017

The Cavaliers , who a year ago made an unprecedented rally from a 3-1 Finals deficit to beat the Warriors , were physical right from the opening tip in what was easily the most emotionally-charged game of the series. Head coach Steve Kerr told reporters what he thought was the major difference in this one: "I think the biggest thing is they brought a level of physicality that we did not match...and we have to do a better job with that". (more...)
Flight shares soar as pound sinks after election shock Flight shares soar as pound sinks after election shock
- June 10, 2017

The pound shed as much as three US cents at one point in hectic trade, or close to 2 percent, before steadying as the results waxed and waned. Against the euro , the pound was down 2% at 1.1344. Sterling also plummeted off the back of the result and suggestions that Mrs May will not stand down as Prime Minister, trading 2% down against the dollar at 1.27 United States dollars. (more...)
Uber fires 20 employees in probe of company's environment Uber fires 20 employees in probe of company's environment
- June 10, 2017

Bobbie Wilson , a Perkins Coie partner based in San Francisco, made the presentation at the staff meeting Tuesday. The L.A. Times reported that the law firms looked into 215 complaints and took no action on 100 instances. According to Bloomberg , citing a person familiar with the issue, some of the people fired were senior executives. Uber revealed on Monday, June 5, that it had appointed Harvard Business School professor Francis Frei to train all its managers. (more...)
House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos
- June 10, 2017

Republican Representative Mike Conaway and Democratic Representative Adam Schiff said they had also written to Don McGahn, the White House counsel, and asked him whether White House recordings or memos of Comey's conversations with Trump exist.If they do, they asked that copies of the materials be provided to the panel by June 23. (more...)
IRAN: Death toll in Tehran attacks rises to 17
- June 10, 2017

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded on Twitter , describing the White House statement as "repugnant". "Iranian people reject such U.S. claims of friendship", Zarif tweeted on Thursday. Middle East expert Catherine Shakdam told RT that she is confident there is " more than a connection " between the attacks and Saudi Arabia . Trump was also criticised on social media by Iranians, who recalled their government's offers of support and the candlelight vigils held in Iran ... (more...)
As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror
- June 10, 2017

The US president's rhetoric on Friday, however, did not appear likely to calm spirits in Doha . He says that funding has to end. But Mr Trump said that he, Mr Tillerson and military leaders decided during his trip to Saudi Arabia last month that a public rebuke was needed. (more...)
Trump blasts 'crooked Hillary' for blaming others for election loss Trump blasts 'crooked Hillary' for blaming others for election loss
- June 10, 2017

Amid an escalating federal investigation into individuals in the Trump orbit, Clinton has sharpened those allegations in public appearances, seeming to grow more confident that she will be vindicated by facts. "And therefore I'm going to keep writing and keep talking and keep supporting people who are on the front lines of the resistance". Clinton linked Russia's interference in the 2016 elections to US President Donald Trump and said she hoped investigators would be able to unmask a ... (more...)
President Trump details one trillion dollar infrastructure plan
- June 10, 2017

Rick Nolan, D-Minn., was exactly the sort of Democrat who should have come over. Comey will be questioned in particular on his contention that Trump asked him to end the FBI investigation into Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser, about Flynn's alleged ties to Russians, and possible collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign. (more...)
Confident Djokovic marches on to #RG17 quarters Confident Djokovic marches on to #RG17 quarters
- June 10, 2017

So far he has lost just 20 games - a record only bettered by the 19 he lost in 2012. UPSET ALERT: Clay isn't his best surface but Milos Raonic would have expected to beat 20th-seeded Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta - 84 unforced errors later and the Canadian was beaten 4-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-7 (8-6) 6-4 8-6 - by a player who had never previously taken a set from him in three matches . (more...)
Turkey debates military support for Qatar
- June 10, 2017

Qatar has rejected the accusations as "unjustified" and "baseless". Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties and suspended air and sea links with the kingdom on Monday, accusing it of supporting terrorism and controversial political groups. (more...)