by | May 24, 2018 | 03:28

Chief of staff John Kelly shook up the clearance process at the time following the resignation of former White House aide Rob Porter , who maintained the check after he was accused of physically assaulting several past spouses. Mr. Kushner's F.B.I. background checks had dragged on for a year. That means Kushner once again has access to the nation's most sensitive information.

by | May 23, 2018 | 14:59

The Justice Department is broadening its internal investigation into the FBI's Russian Federation inquiry after a top-level meeting at the White House on Monday with President Trump . In response, the Justice Department moved to defuse the confrontation by asking its watchdog to investigate whether there was inappropriate surveillance.

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:57

During then-U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit to New Delhi a year ago, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj convinced him of the need for India to maintain a diplomatic presence in North Korea by underlining that "embassies of some of your [US] friendly countries should remain there so that some channels of communication remain open".

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:44

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made clear on Monday that the Obama administration's policy of détente toward Iran is dead. "Anytime sanctions are put in place, countries have to give up economic activity", Pompeo said , adding that USA companies have sacrificed business opportunities.

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:38

The Brazilian has played a major role with Chelsea over the past five seasons, but his relationship with manager Antonio Conte , like many around the club, seems to be on dangerously thin ice. "I congratulate them because they won but I don't think they deserved to win", Mourinho said. The Belgium forward has got two years left on his contract but he knows that if he wants to leave , he can do.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:38

Trump said that he repaid a $130,000 payment that Cohen made to Clifford just days before the presidential election in 2016 and suggested that the payment by Cohen to the actress could not be considered a campaign contribution. The solicitation would be the latest such exchange offered by Cohen to be made public following acknowledgements by USA and European companies last week that they paid Cohen, who was Trump's lawyer for about a decade and self-described "fixer" for Trump .

by | May 17, 2018 | 18:34

Experts say Amazon's latest move to reduce prices at Whole Foods for Prime shoppers is its most aggressive effort to integrate the two companies to date. The Seattle-based Internet behemoth, which acquired the grocery chain in August for $13.7 billion, has been lowering prices on organic foods and giving Prime members special coupons to save at the store as it continues to integrate the companies.

by | May 17, 2018 | 18:13

Funds holding Wal Mart Stores Inc in top 10 changed to 86 from 48 for an increase of 38. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. Comerica Comml Bank holds 0.4% or 563,096 shs in its capital. Schwartz Invest Counsel Inc holds 0.01% or 2,050 shs. The stock of Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) for 12,475 shs.

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:55

China and India have committed to their oil purchase plans from Iran , but exports to South Korea may be affected due to the impact of pending United States sanctions on tanker transport, the head of the National Iranian Oil Company said Wednesday.

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:03

According to Ocado , the partnership aims to allow Kroger to "redefine the grocery customer experience" in the U.S. by establishing a centralised, automated model of online retailing. " Ocado's unique, proprietary and industry-leading technology is set to transform the shopping experience of consumers around the world", said Tim Steiner, CEO of Ocado Group.

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:04

Kansas won the regional title with a 20-under-par 844 with Stanford in second place with an 845. Baylor earned the eighth NCAA Championship berth in program history (1960, 1966, 1967, 2002, 2010, 2016, 2017, 2018). Freshman Jack Trent tied for 37th at 11-over 224. Corner recorded six birdies in the final round, including a string of three from holes No. 4 through No.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:19

Although the video contains no sound, a woman can be seen screaming at an employee behind the counter before grabbing a handful of napkins from a dispenser on counter, pulling down her trousers and relieving herself on the floor. Holly Largy confirmed that officials were called regarding the incident and the woman was arrested and and released. According to initial understanding of the restaurant officials, the woman seen in the video was denied washroom access based on her erratic behavior ...

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:30

According to the report, the Tesla was traveling at 60 miles per hour at the time of the crash, and the driver braked "fractions of a second" prior to the crash. Last week, NHTSA also said it would probe a May 8 Tesla accident in Florida that killed two teenagers and injured another. Tesla's Autopilot relies on a system of radar, cameras with 360-degree visibility and sensors to detect nearby objects and perform basic functions such as parking, steering and emergency braking, which Tesla ...

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:08

The resolution's fate is uncertain in the House and it's unlikely to have President Donald Trump's support, the Washington Post reported. Though only one step toward bringing back President Obama's 2015 net neutrality regulations, the Senate win was still an important milestone for net neutrality advocates.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:03

The FCC's existing net neutrality rules are set to end June 11 after the commission voted to gut the rules a year ago. Still, Democrats are already using their messaging in campaign material. The regulations are strongly supported by liberals and online companies including Amazon, Netflix, Facebook and Google, and dozens of smaller Web-based companies.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:02

The reason that YouTube Red is thrown into the mix is that a new service called " YouTube Premium " was also announced . In terms of pricing, YouTube Music will be a direct match to all the major music-streaming platforms already available, costing $9.99 for the premium version, which adds background listening, downloads, and an ad-free experience to the free option.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:48

The stock of HomeServe plc (LON:HSV) has "Underweight" rating given on Wednesday, January 13 by Barclays Capital. Finally, Numis Securities cut shares of Marston's Brewery to a "hold" rating and set a GBX 125 ($1.70) target price on the a report on Tuesday, January 23rd.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:44

When faced with the choice of halfway measures or doing everything we can to protect vulnerable people, we have chosen to take a stand. Bookmakers have previously claimed moves to slash the maximum stake on FOBTs would lead to the loss of thousands of jobs in the industry.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:38

They also want to persuade Tehran the 2015 deal - which lifted earlier sanctions on the Islamic Republic in exchange for it curbing its nuclear ambitions - is worth sticking to. France, Germany and Britain are leading a European effort to safeguard Europe's economic interests but have few options that pose any threat to the United States.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:58

Wow Air founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Skuli Mogensen said at a press conference that the company which picked New Delhi as the first city to start service in Asia is offering a one-way economy class fare from India's capital to destinations like Iceland, US, Canada and London starting from Rs13,499 inclusive of taxes.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:29

President Donald Trump's protectionist policies on exports. Japanese government data on preliminary GDP figures for the January-to-March period shows that the country's economy shrank for the first time in 9 quarters. "However, it is clear that in the long term the pace of growth is slowing". The economy contracted by 0.2 percent quarter-on-quarter in the January-March period, compared with growth of 0.1 percent at the end of 2017, the Cabinet Office said Wednesday.

by | May 16, 2018 | 09:00

The Nasdaq composite dropped 78 points, or 1.1 percent, to 7,332. Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.99 percent. That paves the way for higher borrowing costs on mortgages and other loans. Stocks are moving mostly lower in midday trading on Wall Street, led by technology and health care companies. Chipmaker Nvidia fell 3.8 percent to $245.56.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:59

The supermassive black hole - which is located billions of light-years away - is thought to be the mass of 20 billion suns and grows by about 1 percent every 1 million years, according to the new study detailing the discovery of the black hole.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:44

Lilly Irani wasn't all-together surprised to see Google, her former employer, caught up in a controversy over management's decision to participate in Project Maven , a military program that critics say could help improve the accuracy of drone missile strikes.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:35

They now have a GBX 79 ($1.07) price target on the stock. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, March 12 with "Hold". JPMorgan Chase reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of Victrex in a research note on Tuesday. The stock of GAN plc (LON:GAN) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 12 by Goodbody. About 3.51M shares traded or 48.07% up from the average. easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) has 0.00% since May 15, 2017 and is.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:15

Before leaving, Zarif published a government statement on his Twitter page, slamming the "extremist administration" of US President Donald Trump for abandoning "an accord recognised as a victory of diplomacy by the global community". "The consequences of American sanctions go way beyond goods shipped by American companies because of our technology licenses to many other countries and businesses around the world.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:44

It is expected that US tariffs will be authorized up to the amount of annual harm. It said that tariffs could be in place as early as 2019 and were expected to be the largest-ever WTO authorisation of retaliatory tariffs. In January Canadian plane maker Bombardier escaped a punishing 300 per cent duty on sales of its C-series aircraft in the U.S. which Boeing had said received an illegal subsidy from the United Kingdom and Canada.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:44

The report said Facebook has removed or put a warning screen for graphic violence in front of 3.4 million pieces of content in the first quarter, almost triple the 1.2 million a quarter earlier. Spam continues to be a problem at Facebook and a whopping 837 million pieces were removed from its service during the first quarter. "Whether it's spam, porn or fake accounts, we're up against sophisticated adversaries who continually change tactics to circumvent our controls", Mr Rosen said.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:36

Oh, but mini horses are okay , as long they are properly trained as a service animal. American Airlines said it met with a number of disability groups including American Association of People with Disabilities and Paralyzed Veterans of America to get their input before changing its animal policy.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:35

Reus, meanwhile, finally has a chance to play in a World Cup, having returned to form and fitness at Borussia Dortmund since his comeback from injury in February. Die Mannschaft's final warm-up games are against Austria on June 3 and Saudi Arabia on June 8. "Then we want to get a full idea, talk to him frankly and honestly, asking 'is it possible to play at the World Cup?'" Germany will face Mexico, Sweden and South Korea in Group F at next month's World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:36

About 1,000 shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. The headquarters of Home Depot Inc is located in Atlanta, Georgia. Marietta Wealth Management LLC now owns 19,382 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock worth $3,170,000 after acquiring an additional 3,556 shares during the last quarter.

by | May 15, 2018 | 17:33

Police said on Monday that the driver, who suffered a broken ankle, said she had been using Autopilot before the crash. Responding to a user who indicated that Tesla's autopilot function still needs safety tweaking, Musk stated: "It certainly needs to be better & we work to improve it every day, but flawless is enemy of good".

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:45

According to U.S. media, it belongs to former casino magnate Steve Wynn. "After consultation with the consignor today, the painting has been withdrawn from Christie's May 15 sale to allow the restoration process to begin", it added. Neither would it be Wynn's first Picasso to come a cropper. Bloomberg reports that Christie's removed another Picasso painting from the auction owned by Wynn, which was a 1964 portrait of a woman with a cat valued at about $25 to $35 million.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:05

Analysts said the BJP was leading in Lingayat dominated seats and the JD-S in Vokkaliga dominated areas. Congress also contested from 222 constituencies. It said that the JD (S) will win 30-39 seats and others 2-4 seats. Gowda is wary of his core voters shifting to the Congress Party if Siddharamaiah remains in power for too long.

by | May 15, 2018 | 15:05

FTSE 100 telecommunications firm Vodafone Group PLC on Tuesday reported organic earnings growth came in above guidance, while also saying Chief Executive Vittorio Colao will depart later this year. Vodafone Group Chairman Gerard Kleisterlee said: "On behalf of the Board, I would like to express our gratitude to Vittorio for an outstanding tenure".