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Apple refreshes MacBook lineup with Kaby Lake

Keep in mind that this isn't the Radeon Pro Vega graphics found in the iMac Pro 2017 - that one is more powerful and based on the Vega GPU architecture. Apple has embedded 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colors in new iMac Pro . They also get two Thunderbolt 3 controllers, brighter displays , much faster graphics, and USB-C ports for the first time. Read More »

Five things to watch at the Comey hearing

Donald Trump claims he has been "totally vindicated" by the evidence of the former Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey - while his critics believe he should be impeached. Comey also confirmed Trump's claim that he had told him three times the president was not directly under investigation. "That's a great question", Comey said. Read More »

Research Report For Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in providing a range of banking and mortgage services to individual and corporate clients in North Central Pennsylvania and Southern New York State. The stock has "Hold" rating by Williams Capital Group on Monday, August 29. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 1.56 in 2016Q3. Read More »

United States crude oil inventories are still above historic norms — CHART


West Texas Intermediate crude closed down $2.47 (U.S.) at $45.72 a barrel on Wednesday. Some in the market remained concerned about the move by OPEC members Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar , an OPEC member that had agreed to cut about 30,000 barrels a day as part of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreement to reduce output. Read More »

Macron says French citizen is 8th London victim


A third man, aged 29, was arrested on suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts at a property in Ilford during the operations late on Wednesday night. Butt, 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan who was known to security services, while Italian authorities said they warned the United Kingdom that 22-year-old Zaghba was a "possible suspect". Read More »

CCTV shows London terrorists being shot dead by police

Counter-terror police arrested two of the men during an operation in Ilford , Scotland Yard said. The third one, aged 29, was arrested at a residential address in the same area. The Times newspaper also said it had obtained footage of the men laughing and joking five days before the attack as they met outside the Ummah Fitness Centre, a gym in east London where Butt trained. Read More »

Pandora extends KKR investment closing to explore interest from investor


Pandora (NYSE:P) shares declined more than 30 percent during the past year, as the company faces tough competition from Apple Music, Google Play Music, Spotify and Amazon's Music Unlimited. However, according to a CNBC report , if Pandora is able to sell itself within the 30-day deadline, it will have to pay KKR $15 million, which the company viewed as an insurance-like policy. Read More »

Pound to Euro exchange rate tips in favor of Sterling

But recent polls predicting outcomes ranging from a majority for the Conservatives to a hung parliament have seen the pound shed some of these gains. The polls have painted a wildly varying picture of British public opinion going into Thursday's vote. No overall majority up to 15% up from lows of 6%. Read More »

Riana & other One Love Manchester performers see huge sales boosts

The youngest was eight years old. Sunday night's concert helped raise more than £2.7 million for the pot, pushing the total past the £10 million mark by Monday. Some 50,000 people attended the concert. The album's proceeds will purportedly go to a charity benefiting the victims of last month's attack, which killed at least 22 people and wounded nearly 60 more. Read More »

Eurozone growth revised up to 2-year high


Revised data showed that the Greek economy expanded 0.4% for the quarter compared with previous estimates of a contraction. The strongest expansion was in Romania at 1.7%, followed by Latvia at 1.6% and Slovenia at 1.5%. During the first quarter of 2017, household final consumption expenditure rose by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.4% in the EU28 (after +0.4% and +0.5% respectively in the previous quarter). Read More »

Emirati diplomat to AP: 'Nothing to negotiate' with Qatar


Qatar long has denied funding extremists, and its foreign minister has struck a defiant tone in interviews, even after anxious residents emptied grocery stores in its capital of Doha. He reinforced his support for the Saudis with a call later Tuesday to King Salman, according to a White House statement. U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson told a Senate committee on Tuesday she was not concerned about the U.S. Read More »

EIA expects rise in global oil consumption

Crude prices fell by more than $2 a barrel, or about 4 percent Wednesday morning with crude trading in NY at about $46 a barrel. Crude production last week edged lower, with total output down 24,000 barrels a day to 9.318 million barrels, the EIA data yesterday showed.However, in a monthly report issued Tuesday , the EIA said it expects U.S. Read More »

Spain's Banco Santander acquires failing Banco Popular


Santander came to the rescue after the European Central Bank declared that Popular was going to be wound down. - The sale was organized in less than 24 hours, and followed a recent acceleration in the withdrawal of deposits, which two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters had in recent weeks hit 18 billion euros, equivalent to nearly one quarter of the total. Read More »

Comey: Trump administration 'lied' about the Federal Bureau of Investigation


The hearings will represent a rare moment of common national experience of the kind that has become rare in the fragmented media landscape of the Internet age. According to his prepared testimony , Comey kept detailed records of his conversations with Trump, and in one memo recalled the president saying, of the investigation into Flynn: "He is a good guy". Read More »

Yahoo shareholders approve the $4.48 billion sale to Verizon


This, the report notes, is still less than 20 percent of the total workforce. The jobs that are being eliminated are ones that have duplicate roles in across both companies, such as human resources, finance, etc. The new unit will be headed by AOL Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tim Armstrong, who will also become the CEO of Oath. Late a year ago, AOL announced 500 jobs cuts and said they were unrelated to the impending Yahoo merger. Read More »

Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US


Infrastructure has always been billed as one of the few areas that could receive broad bipartisan support this Congress, with Trump pledging to send a $1 trillion package to Capitol Hill later this year that he had hoped both parties would eagerly embrace. Read More »

Security heightened as voters go to the polls


Polling stations opened at 7:00 a.m. London time Thursday and will close at 10:00 p.m. LONDON (AP) - British voters went to the polls Thursday for an election envisioned to be dominated by the country's pending departure from the European Union but that ended up focusing on global terrorism following attacks in London and Manchester . Read More »

UK Election Arrives After May Sees Lead Over Corbyn Shrink


Of five polls published on Wednesday, two showed the Conservatives widening their lead over Labour , two showed a narrowing and one was unchanged - but they suggested the Conservatives would increase their majority in parliament. "We must presume a return of a Conservative government with a workable majority of loyalist Tory MPs who will ensure the passage of an European Union secession treaty under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty". Read More »

London Attack: Attacker Known to Authorities As PM's Record Called Into Question


A British citizen, Butt was born in Pakistan and lived in Barking, east London , along with Moroccan-Libyan Rachid Redouane, the second terrorist responsible for the attacks. Questions remain over whether investigators had the resources to look into complaints such as those levelled by Butt's neighbours about his attempts to radicalize children and whether crucial opportunities were missed that could have saved lives. Read More »

New Apple iOS 11 will end support for iPhone 5 and 5c

The files are saved within the Photos app and can be shared on social media, messaging or email . Apple's speaker will be launching in the U.S., U.K., and Australia in December, with additional markets to come next year. It's a gateway drug, and Apple knows how to get customers to buy into the next level. This software will allow developers to connect VR headsets and actually create content. Read More »

French leader Macron urges Gulf heads to defuse crisis

USA and European officials said that while United States government agencies and experts were convinced that the news agency and the Qatari government's Twitter feed were hacked, they have not yet determined who did the hacking. UAE airlines Etihad and Emirates said all travellers holding Qatari passports were now prohibited from travelling to or transiting through the emirates. Read More »

How to watch James Comey's testimony live Thursday


Despite the allegations, Trump's personal lawyer said Wednesday that the president was "pleased" with Comey's statement that he himself was not under investigation. Comey also said, "I'd seen the tweet about tapes", referring to Trump's tweet suggesting their conversations might have been recorded. Some of the allegations in Comey's statement have been directly contradicted by the White House in the past. Read More »

U.S. stocks, bond yields rise after Comey statement; oil plunges


It rose 1.7% year-on-year - ahead of the 1.5% forecast. The pound gained as much as 4 percent after May called a snap election seven weeks ago, as polls suggested a landslide win for her Conservative party that would give the prime minister a stronger hand in Britain's negotiations on leaving the European Union. Read More »

Crude Oil Price Forecast June 8, 2017, Technical Analysis


Sentiment deteriorated further last week after data from oil-field services company Baker Hughes Inc. on Friday showed US oil drillers adding 11 more active rigs in the week ended June 2. Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at futures brokerage AxiTrader, said he believed there was "a real chance" OPEC solidarity surrounding production cuts might fracture. Read More »

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Receives An Update From Brokers

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Symantec by 2.7% in the first quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 6,612 shares of the technology company's stock worth $158,000 after buying an additional 6,132 shares in the last quarter. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of global trademark and copyright law. Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Read More »

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Confirms It Might Be Going Private


Moreno Evelyn V boosted its position in shares of Nordstrom by 6.9% in the first quarter. Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ now owns 2,731,326 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $141,701,000 after buying an additional 2,718,233 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Voters go to the polls for today's General Election


The past 13 months have been a particularly busy time politically, with today's general election coming on the heels of two Stormont polls and last June's European Union referendum. Pencils have traditionally been provided in polling booths - for both historic and practical reasons. Jeremy Corbyn's Islington North constituency results will come in at 2.30am, Theresa May's constituency of Maidenhead in Berkshire should declare by 4am, followed by Tim Farron at 6am. Read More »

European Central Bank sticks with economic stimulus


Draft projections show consumer-price growth will be cut to roughly around 1.5 percent each year in 2017, 2018 and 2019, according to euro-area officials familiar with the matter. However, A large amount of spectators envisage that the bank's €60-billion recurrent bond acquisitions will linger and interest rates will endure at momentous slumps. Read More »

Market wary of big sterling swings as Britain votes


But after hitting eight-month highs above US$1.30 in mid-May, sterling fell to as low as US$1.2770 by the end of the month, as polls showed the race tightening between the Conservatives and the left-wing Labour opposition, which wants to increase public spending and is viewed by markets as less business-friendly. Read More »

Oil starts gushing through controversial Dakota Access Pipeline

The Dakota Access pipeline cost almost $3.8 billion. The pipeline extends from North Dakota, through South Dakota and Iowa, and into IL. The company behind the $3.8 billion project maintains it broke no rules during construction. President Donald Trump's administration and the courts eventually allowed the pipeline to be completed. Former President Obama delayed the project in December by refusing to grant the Army Corps of Engineers an easement for the lake. Read More »

OnePlus 5: Save The Date!


OnePlus' flagship killer, as the company terms it, is set for a worldwide release on June 20. While the teaser page for the phone only mentions that OnePlus 5 features Snapdragon 835 processor, which has already been confirmed by the company, some more information has been revealed from the source code of the page. Read More »

Fears rise for Spaniard missing after London Bridge attack

When May called the election in April, her Conservatives led in opinion polls by 20 points or more. Friends and family lost contacts with Echeverria since then despite all efforts, including giving information to Spanish diplomatic sources, the British police , health services and the HSBC bank where he works. Read More »