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Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

The series shifts back to Pittsburgh on Thursday night for Game 5. Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby scored on a breakaway about a minute later. His latest goal came on a solid individual effort when he stuffed home a wraparound attempt but the goal was only awarded after a random horn sounded 35 seconds later to stop play and initiate a video review. Read More »

USA 'on the wrong side of history' on climate: French UN envoy

Companies such as General Electric and Exxon Mobile have expressed their support for the climate change agreement, along with PG&E and National Grid, who believe the United States removal could limit national business opportunities. Our cumulative action is what will make the difference for current and future generations. The tweet links to an article that discusses China's plans to produce clean energy as much as the U.S.in 2030. Read More »

Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

The company announced in February that it was commissioning a pair of investigations into allegations of discrimination and sexual harassment made by Susan Fowler , a former engineer at the company. Most, but not all, of those fired worked at Uber's San Francisco headquarters. It's 8.8 percent black, 5.6 percent Latinx and 4.3 percent two more or races in the U.S. Read More »

Siding against ally Qatar, Trump injects US into Arab crisis


The U.S. wasn't planning a major mediation role, a State Department official said, pointing to offers from Turkey and Kuwait to intervene in what is emerging as the worst diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf in decades. It did not elaborate. Saudi Arabia and the UAE have always been infuriated by Qatar's support for the Muslim Brotherhood , for the Arab Spring which overthrew several autocratic regimes and for its tolerance of arch-rival Iran. Read More »

Willis Investment Counsel Increased Cisco Systems INC (CSCO) Stake

Shelton Capital Mgmt invested 1.02% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems , Inc. The stock increased 0.67% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $17.95. Since December 23, 2016, it had 1 buying transaction, and 8 sales for $22.41 million activity. $472,436 worth of stock was sold by SARIN ARUN on Thursday, February 23. Read More »

Youssef Zaghba named as third London attacker

Neighbors identified Butt from the film's footage Monday, pointing to a scene in which he is shown participating in a provocative prayer session at Regents Park, near London's biggest mosque helping to display a black flag covered in white Arabic lettering similar to the one used by the Islamic State group, which took responsibility for the attack. Read More »

Reviewing Individual Broker Targets Of Timken Steel Corporation (NYSE:TMST)

United States Steel Co . has a 12-month low of $14.80 and a 12-month high of $41.83. (X) traded up 0.6668% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $20.4253. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. The median target of analyst views collected by Yahoo Finance was as much as $2.1 below AKS's recent stock price. Read More »

Siri in your living room: Apple unveils $349 HomePod

A key issue for any manufacturer of a voice-activated smart device, Apple states "security and privacy are fundamental" to the design of HomePod , as with other Apple products. At its annual developer conference, Apple exposed new iPads, which concentrate on the hardware rather than software. For photos, Apple is turning to a "high efficiency" format to replace the widely used JPEG standard. Read More »

Police seeking missing London attack victim find body in river


NBC News reported Monday that an American bystander was shot in the head by a stray bullet fired by police toward the attackers during the incident on London Bridge and in nearby Borough Market on Saturday night. British police are stretched by the number of people they believe could potentially commit an act of terrorism. Referring to Butt, Mr Rowley said one of the three was part of an investigation "prioritised in the lower echelons of our investigative work". Read More »

China and California partner on climate action

Vowing to keep the United States on track to meet its emissions-cutting target even without the us government's support, more than a dozen governors, including Brown, representing almost 40 percent of the usa economy by Tuesday, June 6, 2017, had pledged themselves to stay in the climate-change fight despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords last week. Read More »

In 0-2 hole, Cavs ignore last year's comeback

Smith . The Cavs trailed by just three points at the half, and after a Kevin Love 3-pointer early in the third quarter, it was still just a five-point game. "We're hoping it's going to be a different story at home". They went 15-1. That was before the National Basketball Association changed the first-round of the playoffs from a best-of-five to a best-of-seven series in 2003. Read More »

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.25 pct

As the RBI left lending rates unchanged, India Inc today expressed disappointment saying the central bank has chosen to remain over-cautious about the inflation outlook. "The Reserve Bank will continue to work in partnership with the government to address the stress in banks' balance sheets". The change in the RBI's monetary policy stance from "accommodative" to "neutral" made at the February review is also being regarded in official circles as a hardening of the apex bank's conservative ... Read More »

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

If the House approves the bill containing the entertainment agreement, the sports betting deal and a new plan to expand OTB, it will move to the Senate. According to Aresimowicz, this new bill would allow Sportech Venues to have eight more off-track betting licenses, for a total of 24 possible locations throughout the state. Read More »

European Shares To Open Weak Ahead Of Key Risk Events


Petersburg, Florida. Updated Q1 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) results have also offered some pleasant surprises, with both Italy and Greece performing better than expected in the first quarter of 2017. Strength in the US Dollar is also likely to influence EUR USD this week of course. In two weeks' time, the US Federal Reserve will nearly certainly raise interest rates. Read More »

Saudi foreign minister says Gulf states alone can solve Qatar row

Speaking earlier to the BBC, Thani responded to Trump's tweets , denying any funding "of terrorism" and saying there was no "evidence that the Qatar government is supporting radical Islamists". The countries announced they would withdraw their diplomatic ambassadors from Qatar while ordering the country's to leave their territories within 48 hours. Read More »

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation


The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief is expected to dispute Trump's claim that Comey told him multiple times that he was not under investigation, CNN reported , citing sources familiar with Comey's thinking. But from a political and appearance perspective, Trump just suffered another major setback. But here's why the latest news is particularly bad for Trump: It erases any idea that the Comey request was just a one-off. Read More »

President Trump Unveils Plan to Privatize America's Air Traffic Control System

Under Trump's proposal , a board made up of airline, union and airport officials would oversee the nonprofit entity that would assume oversight after a three-year transition. The move is likely to be welcomed by US airlines, the air traffic control union, and many congressional Republicans, who have all criticized the FAA for its bureaucratic inefficiencies, slow pace of planned upgrades, and reliance on unpredictable government funding. Read More »

Amazon Lowers Prime Membership Rate For Low-Income Customers


Consumers who have a valid Electronic Benefits Transfer, or EBT, card qualify for the discounted membership. What this translates to is that the price is almost half of a standard monthly Amazon Prime subscription and it is nearly a 25 percent discount off of the standard yearly membership cost. Read More »

Utah suburb shooting leaves woman, child, male suspect dead


Nielsen said it appeared a woman had picked up a second woman and two children in Sandy , Utah , and was trying to get her out of the area, but then a man in a auto rammed their vehicle, got out, and began shooting, killing the woman and a boy, and injuring two other children, a boy and girl. Read More »

Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

Trump's Tuesday tweet came a day after Ambassador Dana Shell Smith retweeted some of her previous statements praising Qatar's efforts in combating terrorism financing and its role in countering ISIS. The President is still reportedly furious with the decision and blames the expansion of the Russian Federation investigation on Sessions' recusal. Read More »

New Apple iPad rolled out at WWDC 2017


Federighi said this new feature will help make drivers more safe. For us as petrolheads first and technology freaks a long way second, the most exciting aspect of the new iOS 11 operating system for iPhones, is a feature called Do Not Disturb While Driving , which does exactly that. Read More »

Shooting inside Iranian Parliament, at least one injured


Sunni extremists, including the IS, despise Shiite-majority Iran . In another statement the news agency said the attacks on Khomeini's shrine were carried out by two suicide bombers. Eight people are reported wounded in the attack. According to Tasnim dispatches, the gunmen attacked the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini, and fired at people. Read More »

Several injured in shootout in Iran's parliament and Khomeini Mausoleum


The attacks began when assailants armed with Kalashnikov rifles stormed the parliament building, starting a three-hour siege during which one of the attackers blew himself up inside while a session was in progress. Iran's intelligence ministry has said that it has prevented a third attack in the city, and advised citizens not to use public transport systems. All four attackers were killed during the violence. Read More »

Britain falls silent to honour terror victims ahead of vote


All three men were shot dead at the scene of the attack by officers within eight minutes of police receiving the first emergency call. One, 27-year-old Khuram Shazad Butt , was a British citizen born in Pakistan who had already been investigated by police and Britain's domestic spy agency MI5. Read More »

Lonmin Plc (LMI) Price Target Cut to GBX 110

Washington Tru Bank & Trust owns 0% invested in President Energy PLC (LON:PPC) for 37 shares. Lmr Prns Llp has 0.15% invested in Anglo American plc (LON:AAL). Therefore 71% are positive. GlaxoSmithKline PLC has GBX 2000 highest and GBX 1250 lowest target. The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 269.78 ($3.49). Read More »

Sensex pares early gains on RBI status quo


Indian shares ended higher on Wednesday, after the central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged and global investors remained noticeably risk-averse. RBI's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) for the fourth straight time kept the repo rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent. "Markets ended with modest gains on Wednesday after witnessing intra-day volatility after the RBI chose to keep the repo-rate unchanged after a policy review meet today". Read More »

Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma to buy home in Lutyen's Delhi


In May, Japan's Softbank invested Dollars 1.4 billion in Paytm at a valuation of USD 7 billion. Sharma is the youngest Indian billionaire on the Forbes list with a net worth of $1.3 billion. According to Harun India rich list, his wealth surged almost 162 per cent in 2016, making him the richest entrepreneur under 40 years. He also is a majority share-holder with 51 percent ownership of Paytm Payments Banks which was launched recently. Read More »

Analyst's Predictions on Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP)

Therefore 100% are positive. (NASDAQ:PGNX) on Monday, February 6 to "Strong Buy" rating. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $14.82 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.87, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 0. Read More »

Check out Apple's official video introduction of the HomePod

The speakers, driven by artificial intelligence and voice-enabled assistants - such as Amazon's Alexa - have become a leading trend in the tech industry and Alexa now boasts support for more than 10,000 apps. The HomePod will go on sale later this year and costs $349. Some of the products will be available immediately, others will come later this year . Read More »

Pentagon chief says North Korea's nuclear pursuits a 'danger'


He says China is showing a disregard for global law by militarizing artificial islands in disputed areas of the South China Sea . Amid growing threats to security, the U.S. The country has repeatedly violated a United Nations ban on ballistic missile tests, doing so even as recently as earlier this week . The sanctions came in response to ongoing ballistic missile tests by Pyongyang. Read More »

Trump claims credit for Qatar isolation

In a tweet, Trump said: "During my recent trip to the Middle East I stated that there can no longer be funding of Radical Ideology ". Qatar Airways said on its official website it had suspended all flights to Saudi Arabia. Qatar has denied funding extremists and its foreign minister struck a defiant tone, even after anxious residents were seen panic-buying in grocery shops in the capital, Doha. Read More »

Clinton hits Trump for using 'tragedy and terror for political gain'


He was referring to a World War Two-era slogan of resilience, to "keep calm and carry on", that Britons have echoed following the London attack.British author J.K. Mr Khan added: "Of course we should carry on talking to Donald Trump, the United States of America are close allies of ours". Three jihadis drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge on Saturday night before running into the bustling Borough Market area where they slit people's throats and stabbed them indiscriminately. Read More »