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N.Korea test 'disrespected' China
- April 30, 2017

On Friday, Tillerson called on world leaders to ratchet up the pressure on North Korea, CNN reported , additionally warning that ignoring the highly volatile regime could be "catastrophic". He said it was only a "matter of time" before the communist state was capable of hitting mainland America with a nuclear weapon. There are also signs that Pyongyang could be preparing for a sixth nuclear test. (more...)
Steve Stephens : US 'Facebook killer' takes own life after police chase Steve Stephens : US 'Facebook killer' takes own life after police chase
- April 30, 2017

Police got the decisive tip-off after Stephens had been on the run for almost 48 hours, when a McDonald's employee recognized him at a drive-thru in Pennsylvania shortly after 11:00 am (1500 GMT) and called authorities. Pennsylvania State Police look over a vehicle as they investigate the scene where Steve Stephens , the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook, was found shot dead Tuesday, April 18, 2. (more...)
Pence reaffirms refugee deal to go ahead Pence reaffirms refugee deal to go ahead
- April 30, 2017

Pence will also meet Australian business executives in Sydney on Saturday, following similar meetings in Seoul, Tokyo, and Jakarta that have been thick with executives from Fortune 100 companies. Turnbull and Pence both spoke of the two countries' long history of milita. Australia has fought alongside the U.S. in every major conflict since the First World War, and is one of the largest contributors to the US-led military campaign in Iraq and Syria. (more...)
USA growth rate hits three-year low at 0.7% USA growth rate hits three-year low at 0.7%
- April 30, 2017

However, the pedestrian growth pace for the first quarter is not that true of a picture of the health of the economy. "There are a lot of tailwinds behind consumers going into the spring, including low unemployment, better wage growth, high consumer confidence and record stock prices", said Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Analytics. (more...)
Residents Grade President Trump's First 100 Days
- April 30, 2017

Some people like that about him, and others dislike it so much that nothing seems to dissuade them from pursuing a dead-end course to impeachment. He claims his first 100 days have been hard and he seems to be growing wary of the logjam in Congress. (more...)
Trump sets US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review Trump sets US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review
- April 30, 2017

A White House official said the impending announcement could come later than Wednesday, adding: "The president was saying what we've been saying all along, that he wants to do tax reform as quickly as possible while still doing it right". (more...)
Joshua stops Klitschko in 11th round of heavyweight epic Joshua stops Klitschko in 11th round of heavyweight epic
- April 30, 2017

Joshua knocked Klitschko down again and was landing punches to his head on the ropes when referee David Fields moved in to stop the bout late in the 11th round. Joshua survived a knockdown for the first time in his professional career in the sixth round and looked close to surrendering his unbeaten record until his late bombardment forced the stoppage. (more...)
Toronto climate march held in solidarity with United States protests Toronto climate march held in solidarity with United States protests
- April 30, 2017

Trump has proposed cutting the EPA's budget by nearly one-third, eliminating more than 3,000 jobs. The Texas Department of Public Safety told the Austin American-Statesman that about 3,500 people participated in a rally Saturday in Austin. (more...)
Trump to NRA: 'You have a true friend in the White House' Trump to NRA: 'You have a true friend in the White House'
- April 30, 2017

Giffords, a Democrat, was shot in the head in a 2011 shooting in Tucson that left six people dead. All those fears disappeared the moment Donald Trump was elected president and, this weekend, National Rifle Association members gathering for the gun lobby's annual meeting are celebrating and rejoicing. (more...)
Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co
- April 30, 2017

Investec raised their price objective on Kingfisher plc from GBX 265 ($3.34) to GBX 275 ($3.46) and gave the company a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, November 22nd. The company has market cap of 1.74 billion GBP. The Firm provides various solutions for optical networks and interconnects driving the next wave of streaming video, cloud computing, application virtualization and other bandwidth-intensive and high-speed applications. (more...)
United States first-quarter growth weakest in three years as consumer spending falters United States first-quarter growth weakest in three years as consumer spending falters
- April 30, 2017

So-called fixed business investment increased 10.4% and accounted for bulk of USA growth in the first quarter, a marked contrast to the prior two years when it was often an albatross. Analysts' estimates indicate just 2.2% to 2.3% annual growth through 2019, a tad above the average pace during the nearly eight-year expansion. Government spending fell 1.7%, the largest drop in four years. (more...)
Global Industrial Hydraulic Filters Market in North America, Europe and Asia
- April 30, 2017

The market attractiveness analysis provided in the report aptly measures the potential value of the market providing business strategists with the latest growth opportunities. Suggestions and opinions of the industrial experts help the new market players and also the established market players in understanding the market conditions. (more...)
North Korea carried out ballistic missile test but failed
- April 30, 2017

Security Council held a ministerial meeting on Pyongyang's escalating weapons program. Cha says Kim Jong-un is focused on maintaining a warfare environment in North Korea, sustaining power over his people. "The US Pacific Command detected what we assess was a North Korean missile launch at 10:33 AM Hawaii time, April 28". This, he warned, could spill out into a bigger conflict though, and in this case Pyongyang could resort to a series of pre-emptive strikes against South Korea. (more...)
Michael Flynn is the subject of a Pentagon investigation Michael Flynn is the subject of a Pentagon investigation
- April 30, 2017

Flynn, the former defense intelligence chief, was sacked by the White House after 24 days as Trump's top national security aide over his communications with Russia's USA ambassador, amid intense concern that Moscow had directed a concerted effort to interfere in last year's presidential election. (more...)
Bernie Sanders stumps for Heath Mello at Baxter Arena Bernie Sanders stumps for Heath Mello at Baxter Arena
- April 30, 2017

Other confirmed attendees are Texas Democrats chairman Gilberto Hinojosa, Tarrant County Democratic Party chairwoman Deborah Peoples and Dallas County Democratic Party chairman Carol Donovan. DETROW: Yeah, Sanders is saying that for years, the Democratic Party has just been out of touch and hasn't had a clear message. "Our job is to create a Democratic Party, a grassroots party where decisions are made up from the bottom on up, not from the top on down". (more...)
Deutsche Issues Price Target With -4.58% Downside On Debenhams
- April 30, 2017

Therefore 38% are positive. The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 2.25 to 2.25 during a month. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, September 13 by Citigroup. The stock has "Buy/Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, September 4. BNP Paribas maintained the shares of BRBY in report on Thursday, March 10 with "Neutral" rating. (more...)
Clean Notes Policy: RBI directs banks not to turn away soiled notes Clean Notes Policy: RBI directs banks not to turn away soiled notes
- April 30, 2017

Bank employees can not refuse to accept any Indian currency note, be it a Rs 50 note or a Rs 2000 note, on the pretext of it being soiled, discolored, or is written upon. The central bank clarified that its instructions on scribbling on notes was a directive for staffers not to write on banknotes. In its effect, some banks stopped accepting identified notes. (more...)
World oil prices edge down over expected climb in U.S. output World oil prices edge down over expected climb in U.S. output
- April 30, 2017

All oil producers taking part in a supply-cut pact are committed to bringing global inventories down to the industry's five year average and restoring stability to the market. Distillate stocks reached their lowest levels since November 2015, the EIA said. The subdued start to this week came as markets braced for more geopolitical tensions over North Korea, after its attempted launch on Sunday of a ballistic missile failed as the projectile blew up nearly immediately. (more...)
Trevor Noah Breaks Down Trump's First 100 Days
- April 30, 2017

But the bad news wasn't Trump's alone. The drop mirrors what voters are feeling across the nation. While 47 percent of respondents approved of Trump, 52 percent disapproved, according to the survey. Plenty, according to Wednesday's Elon Poll. The poll surveyed 1,000 Trump voters online from April 17 -19, with a margin of error of plus or minus 3.1 percentage points. (more...)
Ex-girlfriend of accused 'Facebook killer' meets with victim's daughters Ex-girlfriend of accused 'Facebook killer' meets with victim's daughters
- April 30, 2017

Steve Stephens fatally shot himself after a brief pursuit in Pennsylvania. Former neighbors, friends and relatives described him as a good man at a memorial set up at the site of his death. Police picked up the trail in a chase that lasted 2 miles before Stephens took his own life, authorities said. In the video, Stephens told Godwin the name of his girlfriend and said, "She's the reason that this is about to happen to you". (more...)