• Gerry Adams tells Theresa May she has 'breached the Good Friday Agreement'
Gerry Adams tells Theresa May she has 'breached the Good Friday Agreement'

Amnesty International has welcomed the results of the Northern Ireland Life and Times survey which has revealed that an overwhelming majority of people in Northern Ireland favour reform of Northern Ireland's abortion laws. The start of parliament has been delayed since last week's election , a gamble May took to strengthen her hand in talks ...

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  • McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy
McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy

While Massachusetts Judge Lawrence Moniz was explaining his decision ( Carter waived her right to a jury so he decided her fate alone), he said it was the texts Carter sent that acknowledged she knew how much Roy could hurt himself that rendered her guilty .

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  • (OCLR) a Buy? The Stock Rises Again
(OCLR) a Buy? The Stock Rises Again

However looking at valuation ratios the stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.21 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 18.14. The Company's product offerings include client side transceivers, line side transceivers, tunable laser transmitters, lithium niobate modulators, transponder modules, and discrete lasers and receivers.

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  • Qatar signs $12-bln deal with United States for 36 F-15 jets
Qatar signs $12-bln deal with United States for 36 F-15 jets

The sale of 36 US F-15 jets to Qatar is "more of a procedural" move than a "political" one, a USA defense analyst told Arab News, adding that defense and security ties between Doha and Washington remain integral to American interests.

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  • Sinclair Pharma PLC (SPH) Given Average Rating of
Sinclair Pharma PLC (SPH) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

Peel Hunt reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 68 ($0.86) price objective on shares of Sinclair Pharma PLC in a research note on Friday, February 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 374 ($4.73) per share, with a total value of £20,371.78 ($25,770.75). Insiders have sold 172,690 shares of company stock worth $99,945,975 ...

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  • Verizon completes Yahoo purchase, Mayer resigns
Verizon completes Yahoo purchase, Mayer resigns

She will receive a severance package worth $23 million, which was conditioned on being fired without cause or leaving the company for a good reason. This will bring about a new management team which is expected to churn advertising revenue from once famed internet brands. New York-based, Verizon generated almost $126 billion in 2016 revenues an...

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  • Fowler, three others share lead after two rounds at US Open
Fowler, three others share lead after two rounds at US Open

Discussing his woes at the long 14th, Casey added: "It was all my own fault, but a good display of what can happen if you get out of position on this golf course, which is what I did". So I really could have been through there with just one bogey. Rickie Fowler produced a record-equalling low-scoring round to take a one-shot lead at the US O...

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  • Brexit talks: Hammond says jobs and economy the priority
Brexit talks: Hammond says jobs and economy the priority

In May, YouGov, the British polling company that came closest to predicting the election result, added to their final pre-election poll of 1,875 voters the following question: "In negotiating Britain's departure from the European Union, do you think our government should offer EU citizens the right to travel, work, study, or retire in Britain, in e...

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  • Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Zpg Plc (ZPG)
Jefferies Group LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Zpg Plc (ZPG)

The SI to Grifols SA Ads's float is 0.18%. 116,835 shares of the stock traded hands. It is down 50.11% since June 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.89% the S&P500. The Bollard Group Llc holds 815,931 shares with $21.13 million value, up from 795,831 last quarter. The share price of RSA Insurance Group plc (RSNAY) was down -3.5...

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  • Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 Billion
Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 Billion

Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods also brings disruption to the $700 billion USA grocery sector, a traditional area of retailing that stands on the precipice of a ferocious price war. Amazon , which reported $12.5 billion in cash and equivalents and a free cash flow of $10.2 billion in the year ended March 31, has plenty to spend.

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  • Board Adopts Report on Uber's Culture, Silent on CEO Leave
Board Adopts Report on Uber's Culture, Silent on CEO Leave

The firm took a look at Uber's overall workplace practices and culture and determined a series of recommendations for the company which the board unanimously agreed to adopt . Since then, more scandals have surfaced, including a report that Uber's former president of business in the Asia Pacific obtained medical records of a woman who had ...

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  • London fire toll hits 30, but dozens missing
London fire toll hits 30, but dozens missing

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince William visited an aid distribution site and were meeting with volunteers. British Prime Minister Theresa May , criticized shortly after the blaze for failing to meet with victims, says the public inquiry looking into the tragedy will report directly to her.

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  • Schauffele finally makes a bogey at US Open
Schauffele finally makes a bogey at US Open

But it will be a pleasure to go out on a Sunday trying to win a major. Day shot a 75 for a two-day total of 10-over 154, ending at 17 the longest active streak of making the cut in the majors. Open. Just not guys with a whole lot of name recognition. Wind was supposed to be one of the main defenses at Erin Hills, which is the longest U.S.

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  • Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, United Kingdom rate outlook
Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, United Kingdom rate outlook

Now the Fed said the inflation will be below its 2 percent target . The hike comes despite several key figures coming in weaker than expected, including inflation , an drop in United States consumer prices in May and retail sales , which their biggest drop in 16 months last month.

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  • Oil Set for Longest Run of Weekly Losses Since 2015 Amid Glut
Oil Set for Longest Run of Weekly Losses Since 2015 Amid Glut

ANZ bank said in a note to clients that prices were "under pressure earlier in the day after a report from OPEC showed that its production had increased". While this would not affect global inventories, restricting the amount of oil coming into the USA should theoretically bring down inventories in the much-watched market, if it weren't for Ir...

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  • Japan Trade Data On Tap For Monday
Japan Trade Data On Tap For Monday

According to the ministry, imports jumped 17.8 percent to 6.05 trillion yen in the recording period, while exports leapt 14.9 percent from a year earlier to 5.85 trillion yen. Strong exports have buoyed Japan's moderate but stable growth. Japan relies heavily on energy imports, with most of its nuclear power plants offline since the March 2011 Fu...

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  • Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump
Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

If a federal judge allows the case to proceed, Racine and Frosh said they will seek the disclosure of Trump's personal tax returns to better understand the extent of the president's foreign business interests. and by doing so, it is indirectly generating a high income for President Trump . "In the emoluments clauses , we have these ancien...

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  • Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'
Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that the vote one year ago was partly a vote for Britain to control its borders, and has said that Britain will leave Europe's single market, as membership is incompatible with restricting immigration.

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  • Trump orders more cash, industry guidance, for apprenticeships
Trump orders more cash, industry guidance, for apprenticeships

Trump accepted a challenge earlier this year from a CEO to create 5 million new apprenticeships. The Obama Administration failed to push these programs with the vigor that President Trump and his administration have shown. Participants in some apprentice programs get on-the-job training while going to school, sometimes with companies footing t...

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  • Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills
Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

If you'd thought you could spend a politics-free afternoon by attending the U.S. Open in Middle Of Nowhere, Wisconsin , well, that's wishful thinking anymore. Open history. Only a half-dozen of them have even experienced Sunday contention in golf's biggest events. The U.S. Open would be quite a title to claim for any of them.

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  • Britain to hold special two-year parliament session to tackle Brexit
Britain to hold special two-year parliament session to tackle Brexit

The former Welsh Secretary was brought back into government by Theresa May after she became leader last June . "We're leaving the EU and because we are leaving the EU, we will be leaving the single market and by the way, we will be leaving the customs union".

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  • Brexit talks start on Monday 19 June
Brexit talks start on Monday 19 June

While May has repeatedly said she wants a special and deep partnership with the club Britain joined in 1973, she has also laced her assurances with threats that a breakdown of talks could harm security cooperation. The UK Government wants the talks to take place in parallel during the Brexit process but both sides have made finding a solution to th...

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  • Germany team to wear black armbands in Helmut Kohl tribute
Germany team to wear black armbands in Helmut Kohl tribute

Helmut Kohl died June 16, 2017. At home, he is celebrated above all as the father of German reunification, which he achieved after the 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall despite resistance from partners such as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

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  • Grenfell death toll put at 30 - but 69 people are still missing
Grenfell death toll put at 30 - but 69 people are still missing

Families of the victims and residents of Grenfell said they were furious that the local government had for years ignored their complaints about the building's lack of measures in case of fire and had not adequately attended to survivors of the blaze.

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  • Ex-Philippines govt employee blamed for casino attack
Ex-Philippines govt employee blamed for casino attack

Also, they insisted the motive was robbery, not terrorism, as the gunman did not fire at any person. But police were emphatic that there were no links to terrorism in Friday's attack . "We're asking for your apology", said the mother, according to the Associated Press . "We can't accept ourselves that my son became like this, he was a very kind...

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  • Labour claims Brexit 'disarray' on eve of talks in Brussels
Labour claims Brexit 'disarray' on eve of talks in Brussels

But the turmoil of the euro zone crisis, fears in Britain about immigration and a series of miscalculations by former Prime Minister David Cameron prompted Britain to vote by 52 to 48 percent for Brexit in a June 23 referendum previous year.

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  • BP plc (BP) Insider Purchases £318.24 in Stock
BP plc (BP) Insider Purchases £318.24 in Stock

About 9.00M shares traded. Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) has risen 40.20% since June 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. They expect $0.16 EPS, down 15.79% or $0.03 from last year's $0.19 per share. Since May 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $21,366 activity.

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  • Shoppers may see big changes after Amazon buys Whole Foods
Shoppers may see big changes after Amazon buys Whole Foods

Not only that, but Whole Foods operates out of affluent urban neighbourhoods (with a few exceptions), placing these new Amazon grocery delivery hubs closest to the upper-income customers who are most likely to have Amazon Prime memberships.

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  • London fire: Death toll rises to 58
London fire: Death toll rises to 58

BBC News reported Friday that about 40 additional people remain missing. "Put to the test, the United Kingdom has been resolute in the face of adversity", the queen wrote in her message. "Wallowing in the wash of a general election that stripped our prime minister of her authority on the very eve of European Union negotiations, neither com...

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  • Verizon concludes acquisition of Yahoo!
Verizon concludes acquisition of Yahoo!

Tim Armstrong, former CEO of AOL, will head the subsidiary, which houses more than 50 media and technology brands. Mr Burnette said Seven West and AOL/Verizon meant to build on any opportunities as Oath's consumer brands and potential acquisitions drive further scale for Yahoo7 in the region.

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  • Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar
Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar

It appears that the AKP government chose to interpret the actions against Qatar as a hostile act against Turkey . Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, plus nonmember Egypt, accused Qatar of harboring, funding and championing Islamist terrorists, in part through the Doha-based satellite news channel Al-Jazeera.

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  • Death toll from London inferno rises to 58
Death toll from London inferno rises to 58

A total of 58 people are presumed dead after the devastating fire in a London tower block , police chief Stuart Cundy told reporters on Saturday. "There have been huge frustrations that people do not know who to talk to, that they can't get through on the council hotlines", she said. Officials are using dental records, fingerprints and DNA...

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  • Germany's Schaeuble confident on deal on next Greek loan tranche
Germany's Schaeuble confident on deal on next Greek loan tranche

AIP is a procedure where there has been agreement on the policies that would underlie an IMF-supported program, but where full agreement between the member and its creditors has not yet been reached on new financing or debt relief. Meeting in Luxembourg on Thursday, they reinforced their commitment to extend Greece relief if needed and offered ...

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  • Twelve people injured after police fire tear gas to curb Darjeeling protests
Twelve people injured after police fire tear gas to curb Darjeeling protests

Thousands of protestors took out rallies on the streets of Darjeeling amid tight security, including by army patrols, to mark the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha's protest against alleged killing of its three activists in police firing and also pressing the demand of a separate state of Gorkhaland.

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  • Trump endorses controversial air-traffic spinoff plan
Trump endorses controversial air-traffic spinoff plan

In a statement , Parker said, "We are seeking a transformational change to the way that the air-traffic control system is financed and governed". "After billions and billions of tax dollars spent and the many years of delay, we're still stuck with an ancient, broken, antiquated, frightful system that doesn't work", Trump said during an announcem...

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