• Congressman Scalise's condition improves after another surgery
Congressman Scalise's condition improves after another surgery

Scott Applewhite, File). Doctors treating wounded House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise have upgraded his condition from "critical" to "serious". Bush wrote on Instagram today, "Last night I had a nice chat with Jennifer Scalise, who reports that Steve is fighting hard and getting better". After accepting it graciously, Barton cracked, "N...

Read more

  • London mosque attacker: 'I want to kill all Muslims'
London mosque attacker: 'I want to kill all Muslims'

One man died as a van driver, described as a large white man, targeted pedestrians near the Finsbury Park Mosque in north London early on Monday. He is also alleged to have told the injured: "You deserve it". One man died at the scene, although he had been receiving first aid at the time of the incident and it wasn't clear if he died as a resul...

Read more

  • London fire: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, say police
London fire: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, say police

The official said that the death toll in the incident can increase even further, however, not as significantly as it has over the past few days. Around 800 people gathered outside Prime Minister Theresa May's residence at Downing Street to protest against the United Kingdom government's handling of the disaster, said Joey Ayoub, a journalist ...

Read more

  • Taoiseach Holds Meeting With DUP Leader
Taoiseach Holds Meeting With DUP Leader

The first issue at the Brussels talks will be the status of millions of European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom and British residents of the other 27 countries, including their right to stay, to work, and to access medical care.

Read more

  • Sensex closes at record high; Nifty breaches 9650-mark
Sensex closes at record high; Nifty breaches 9650-mark

A firm opening at European shares in a reaction to a strong victory for President Emmanual Macron 's centrist party in French parliamentary elections, as Britain begins formal Brexit talks, buoyed trading sentiments here. The S&P BSE banking index too traded with gains of 294.35 points or 1.10 per cent. Market heavyweight Reliance Industrie...

Read more

  • Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 6/8/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 6/8/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The situation is simple now: to give themselves a chance, Nashville must win on Sunday night in a building where they've only suffered one loss in the 2017 postseason. It's an emotional ride. As in Game 1 , the Predators returned to the locker room Thursday at first intermission in a 3-0 hole, but it wasn't the product of Penguins puck luck.

Read more

  • Kyle Larson outlasts Chase Elliott at Michigan again
Kyle Larson outlasts Chase Elliott at Michigan again

Toward that end, Reed ran three laps in his fellow Roush Fenway Racing driver's Ford Fusion during Friday's opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, just in case he has to get behind the wheel of the No. In the final seconds of the 12-car final qualifying session, his lap of 202.156 miles per hour (35.616 seconds) bumped Martin Truex ...

Read more

  • Scalise upgraded from critical to serious
Scalise upgraded from critical to serious

Dr. Jack Sava , director of trauma at Medstar Washington Hospital, told reporters that multiple surgeries appeared to have brought multiple internal hemorrhages under control. The shot fired at Scalise left perhaps hundreds of bullet fragments internally, many of which may never be removed because surgery might be more risky than leaving them in...

Read more

  • JB Holmes one shot off US Open lead heading into weekend
JB Holmes one shot off US Open lead heading into weekend

Two of the pre-tournament favourites flamed out at the year's second major on Friday, struggling through 36 holes on a golf course that seemed ideally suited for them. This is the first time in 25 years that the U.S. Open has played as a par 72. Johnson , who won the 2016 US Open at Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania, ended the second ro...

Read more

  • Chick-fil-A delivers 'true' gluten-free sandwich
Chick-fil-A delivers 'true' gluten-free sandwich

The individually-packaged bun may be ordered with any sandwich and is made with quinoa, amaranth, molasses and raisins. The 150-calorie bun adds $1.15 to the cost of any sandwich at the chain. In test markets, the Gluten-Free Bun was most commonly ordered with the Grilled Chicken Sandwich and the Grilled Chicken Deluxe Sandwich. Chick-fil-A sai...

Read more

  • Global oil markets expected to tighten in Q3
Global oil markets expected to tighten in Q3

Recovering production from Libya and Nigeria, both of which were exempt from OPEC cuts, and high exports and production from Russian Federation were also contributing to the ongoing glut. But adherence to the cuts is under scrutiny. The country already agreed to keep its oil output to 300,000 barrels a day below October's level, but the IEA expec...

Read more

  • Title victory gives new identity to Pak cricket: former captains
Title victory gives new identity to Pak cricket: former captains

Pakistan Army has mocked India while celebrating their country's comprehensive victory in the ICC Champions Trophy final by sharing photos of celebrations in restive Balochistan with a caption "To whom it may concern'". "I played with him when he made his comeback in domestic cricket - it was unbelievable". The Champions Trophy success will als...

Read more

  • ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli
ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli

Kohli's side avoided the embarrassment of an early exit as they survived the must-win encounter to advance from Group B in style. "I can not pin point any negatives from today honestly". The new ball does quite a bit, and you can get us a couple of breakthroughs", Kohli said. A solid start had been made by the Africans as openers Quinton de K...

Read more

  • Emmanuel Macron to reshuffle government after French parliament election win
Emmanuel Macron to reshuffle government after French parliament election win

President Emmanuel Macron now has the majority, mandate and legislative backing to push for thorough reforms, not least of the French labour market. The winning margin is lower than some expected, with turnout down from 2012. The increase in women lawmakers will help France rise from its lowly 64th place in the global Inter-Parliamentary Union...

Read more

  • Tapwrit wins the Belmont Stakes
Tapwrit wins the Belmont Stakes

His sire, Curlin , finished second in the 2007 Belmont and produced the 2013 victor, Palace Malice. Japan's Epicharis is also highly rated but there have been only nine foreign-born winners , the last being Canada's Victory Gallop in 1998.

Read more

  • Donald Trump Slams 'Very Cowardly' Comey for 'Totally Illegal' Leak
Donald Trump Slams 'Very Cowardly' Comey for 'Totally Illegal' Leak

He also branded the president a liar and said Trump urged him to abandon the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . "You considered it to be, somehow, your own personal document that you could share to the media as you wanted through a friend?" When Comey didn't halt the investigation of Flynn, Trump fi...

Read more

  • President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice
President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice

Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Vice Chairman Mark Warner , D-Va., left, listen as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence about his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into contacts between Trump campa...

Read more

  • Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max
Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max

GECAS also converted an existing 737 order for 20 planes to the new model and Europe's largest tour operator TUI Group did likewise for 18 aircraft. In the past, Boeing has argued that the continuing rise in air traffic and the replacement cycle for older wide-body jets will reverse the slowdown in new orders.

Read more

  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals adds prominent U.S. investor John Paulson to board
Valeant Pharmaceuticals adds prominent U.S. investor John Paulson to board

The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $16.26. Another trade for 4,465 shares valued at $131,057 was made by SARGENT RONALD on Wednesday, March 29. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, March 16 by Jefferies. MANNING JOSEPH J also sold $6,567 worth of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) on Friday , ...

Read more

  • Moment of silence for London fire victims
Moment of silence for London fire victims

Tributes for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in west London . The interior of the 24-storey tower block was gutted beyond recognition, with police commander Stuart Cundy referring to the conditions as "indescribable". "I was in there myself and went all the way to the top floor and it is incredibly hard", he said , before pausing a...

Read more

  • Hudson's Bay Co (HBC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets
Hudson's Bay Co (HBC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

Hudson's Bay Co ( TSE HBC ) traded up 14.98% during trading on Monday, reaching $10.21. We believe this sequence of events underscores a core fact: the path to maximizing the value of Hudson's Bay lies in its real estate, not its retail brands.

Read more

  • Macron kicks off Paris Air Show with airborne entrance
Macron kicks off Paris Air Show with airborne entrance

The budget carrier had in 2014 placed an order for 55 737 MAX jets with Boeing . Boeing [NYSE:BA] announced the launch of the 737 MAX 10 as the newest member of the 737 MAX family today at the 2017 Paris Air Show . Past year at the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow, Norwegian committed to Global Fleet Care (formerly known as GoldCare) ...

Read more

  • F-16 jets to be made in India
F-16 jets to be made in India

Eight countries are partners of the program and are taking F-35s: Britain, Australia, Italy, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Canada, and Turkey. "This agreement builds on the already established joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Tata and underscores the relationship and commitment between the two companies", Tata Sons chairman N Chand...

Read more

  • No 'Proof' on 'Collusion' with Russians, Trump Says
No 'Proof' on 'Collusion' with Russians, Trump Says

President Donald Trump appeared to confirm in a tweet on Friday that he is under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey and blamed what he called a "Witch Hunt" on "the man who told me to fire" Comey - a possible reference to the deputy attorney general.

Read more

  • Trump announces Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative
Trump announces Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative

At a time when the price tag for the country's infrastructure improvements are measured in trillions, a comprehensive investment that includes air traffic control would be a major boon to a Trump administration looking for a legislative victory.

Read more

  • UPS Establishes New Peak Shipping Charge
UPS Establishes New Peak Shipping Charge

A 27 cent surcharge per package will apply to UPS' ground service from November 19 to December 2 and between December 17 and December 23. The delivery company on Monday announced a new 27 cent surcharge on all USA ground shipments to homes between November 19 and Dec.

Read more

  • Airbus unveils upgraded A380 jumbo
Airbus unveils upgraded A380 jumbo

John Leahy , Airbus COO Customers, explains: "The A380plus is an efficient way to offer even better economics and improved operational performance at the same time". The existing A380 model has an average capacity of 497 passengers, which could be upped to 575 in four classes with all cabin enablers utilised. The A380 is also known for its co...

Read more

  • Blue Apron Files for IPO
Blue Apron Files for IPO

Much of this new fundraising will probably be used for advertising - the company said it spent $61 million on marketing during Q1 2017, up from $25.4 million in the first quarter a year ago. That was up from 649,000 customers in the same period a year ago. Despite the unrelenting drumbeat of mega-mergers , recent IPO results , and basic logic, ...

Read more

  • Amazon plans cuts to make Whole Foods competitive with Walmart, reports say
Amazon plans cuts to make Whole Foods competitive with Walmart, reports say

Though Amazon hasn't said so, analysts are contemplating how Amazon's innovative automation throughout its businesses will manifest in the Whole Foods franchise. In fact, Barclays' Short changed her rating to overweight and set a price target of $48 in the wake of the deal, explaining that "we would not be surprised if there is a bidding war fo...

Read more

  • Stocks buoyed by tech bounce; Dudley remarks lift Treasury yields
Stocks buoyed by tech bounce; Dudley remarks lift Treasury yields

New York Fed President William Dudley , a close ally of Fed Chair Janet Yellen, is due to take part in a roundtable with local business leaders in Plattsburgh, New York. "I do see some support from uncertainty about the United Kingdom government and the start of Brexit negotiations". The 100-day moving average comes in at around $1,248 with k...

Read more

  • Defiant May vows to stay on despite UK election blow
Defiant May vows to stay on despite UK election blow

But in one of the most sensational nights in British electoral history, a resurgent Labour Party denied her an outright win, throwing the country into political turmoil as no clear victor emerged. Either it can form a coalition with one or more other parties, or it can form a minority government, where it has no majority by itself but relies on oth...

Read more

  • Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again
Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

The Wood Brothers Racing driver has notched one win, three top-five and five top-10 finishes and also secured his first career pole at Kansas, and the season isn't even to the halfway point. He took over the series points lead from Justin Allgaier. "Seems like since my rookie season, we've always had fast cars here at MI". Case in point was ...

Read more

  • Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger
Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger

Other states like Texas and MS have banned FanDuel and DraftKings , stating that they violate online gambling laws. Currently, DraftKings is the largest fantasy sports service operating in the United States, with FanDuel coming in as the second largest.

Read more

  • Cone Midstream Partners (NYSE:CNNX) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week
Cone Midstream Partners (NYSE:CNNX) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

Janney Montgomery Scott assumed coverage on shares of EnLink Midstream Partners, in a research note on Friday, March 10th. It has outperformed by 25.36% the S&P500. The company was initiated on Tuesday, May 24 by Credit Suisse. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, May 31. Barclays Capital initiated it with "Underweight" rati...

Read more

  • JLR goes virtual to recruit 1000 electronic engineers
JLR goes virtual to recruit 1000 electronic engineers

Tata Motors Ltd said on Monday it had no plans to list its luxury British auto brand Jaguar Land Rover after Bloomberg reported that the automaker was considering an initial public offering of the unit. Hours prior the talks were due to start in Brussels, the heads of the UK's most significant business lobbies contacted the government to e...

Read more