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Pictures of Mohammed bin Salman Being Appointed Crown Prince

The founder of Saudi Arabia , King Abdulaziz (known as Ibn Saud), had dozens of sons, and there are as many as 15,000 princes and princesses in the royal family. He visited the United States in March, where he had lunch at the White House with US President Donald Trump . He also leads an economic council aiming to boost the Saudi economy, and has made overseas state visits to Russian Federation and the United States. Read More »

Maryland, DC Attorneys General Announce Lawsuit Against Trump

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The foreign emoluments clause says that federal officials can't accept "any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State", without approval from Congress. Republican lawmakers have shown little interest in holding President Donald Trump accountable for much of anything. At the heart of it is President Trump's decision not to divest himself from his business empire while he's in the White House . Read More »

Hawaii Becomes First US State To Legally Support The Paris Climate Agreement

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Comey was sacked by Trump last month, and the president later said the Russian Federation investigation factored into his decision. Hawaii is the first state in the USA that will legally enforce parts of the Paris Agreement . Trump announced he would make good on his campaign pledge to withdraw from the Paris Agreement June 1 , saying that it was poorly negotiated and favored other countries over American workers. Read More »

1 tropical storm churns in Gulf, 2nd disbands in Caribbean

Forecasters say rain totaling 6 to 9 inches in areas and up to 12 inches in some spots pose a threat to southern portions of Louisiana , Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida Panhandle through Thursday. Kay Ivey declared a state of emergency and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to raise the state's readiness level. Cindy could also bring a "slight risk of (isolated) tornadoes", Erickson said. Read More »

Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

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Nanami Meguro, a spokeswoman for owners NYK Line told CBS News that one reason why the Crystal did not report the accident when it first happened was because it was all hands on deck. Damage to the container ship is concentrated on its bow area, including a sharp horizontal cut across it, scratches and dents on the port side fence and hull. Read More »

Is Realty Income Corporation (O) Running Out of Gas?

It has a 0.06 P/E ratio. $1.12 is the ADY. This represents a $2.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.52%. 08/25/2016 - BTIG Research began new coverage on Duke Realty Corporation giving the company a " rating. It has a 20.52 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, its portfolio consisted of 366 properties located in 43 states and totaling approximately seven million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA). Read More »

Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

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The Trump Administration is insulating itself from the media and by extension the American people by refusing to allow video and audio recordings of the White House press briefings. "When we have an announcement of a personnel nature, we'll let you know". In a recent story for the Atlantic , reporter Rosie Gray reached out to several members of the administration to ask why the administration was holding fewer and fewer on-camera briefings. Read More »

Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week: White House

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He added, "It's no secret we have had a couple vacancies, including our communications director who has been gone for a while". " Trump doesn't like his people to look weak", a Trump donor said . "The White House press secretary is getting to a point where he's just kind of useless", CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta said after the briefing. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) Last Week?

The stock declined 0.42% or $0.01 reaching $2.35 per share. About 22.43M shares traded or 51.35% up from the average. It has outperformed by 87.92% the S&P500. Numis Securities downgraded GYM Group PLC (LON:GYM) rating on Tuesday, January 12. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and GBX 1700 target. In analysts report made public on Wednesday, 14 June, JP Morgan Cazenove restate their "Underweight" rating on shares of LGEN. Read More »

Brokerages Expect Vivint Solar, Inc

Susquehanna International Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0% in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). Quentec Asset Management LLC raised its stake in Vivint Solar by 40.4% in the third quarter. The New York-based Basswood Capital Management L.L.C. has invested 0.17% in the stock. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS to be $-0.40 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $-1.57. Read More »

PARIS: Leahy unsurprised by lessors' big share of order activity

As part of the new move - announced at the Paris Air Show - Boeing said it will unveil later this week orders and commitments for more than 240 737 Max 10 jets from more than 10 customers. "It is clear that our customers, in both commercial and government sectors, are searching for more efficient ways to keep their fleets operating and ready for use in an age of rapid technological advancement", said Stan Deal, president and CEO of Boeing Global Services, Boeing's new dedicated ... Read More »

Hong Kong's "Superman" Not Quite Ready to Hang Up His Cape

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Mr Li, who is in "very good" health, has discussed retirement periodically and continues to be confident in his son Victor taking over, it said . "When I decide to retire, I will make an announcement for sure", Li told reporters in comments carried by TVB News . Read More »

US stock indexes hold steady as the price of oil steadies

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average pulled back from record levels Tuesday, as declines in industrials and discretionary shares weighed on Wall Street . Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.16 percent. Transocean fell 41 cents, or 4.8 percent, to $8.15, Halliburton dropped $1.28, or 2.9 percent, to $42.69 and National Oilwell Varco lost $1.17, or 3.5 percent, to $32.41. Read More »

After The Amazon Deal: What Will Shopping At Whole Foods Feel Like?

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Flanagan, who had served as Whole Foods' CFO since 1988 when the chain had six stores, also departed last month, after announcing her retirement last November. It's expected to close in the second half of 2017. Target and Walmart were each down 5 percent. Well, we certainly weren't expecting to hear this morning that Amazon plans to acquire Whole Foods for $13.7B. Read More »

Emirates Team New Zealand take early control against Oracle Team USA

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Oracle does have history on its side. "We're obviously going to put some hours in now, really have a good look back through all the video, all the data, sharpen up and come out swinging tomorrow". But Spithill insisted there was still room to make useful adjustments to the complicated systems that control the space-age craft, and to "appendages" including the massive fixed-wing sails, rudders and the daggerboards that allow the boats to foil - virtually flying with their twin hulls above the ... Read More »

Will US Crude Oil Inventories Fall for the Ninth Week?

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USA crude inventories probably dropped by 3.5 million barrels last week, a ninth straight decline, according to a Bloomberg survey before the release of data from the Energy Information Administration on Wednesday. Many OPEC member-nations ramped up production previous year ahead of the production cuts so that they would have oil to sell when the production cut gets underway. Read More »

Angolan capital tops list of most expensive cities for expats

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Meanwhile, Switzerland is Europe's most expensive country, with three cities in the top 10: Zurich , Geneva and Bern . The survey is one of the world's most comprehensive, and is created to help multi-national companies and governments determine compensation allowances for expat employees. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

Cindy was located about 230 miles (365 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana late Tuesday with maximum sustained winds of 60 miles (95 km) per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. The two tropical systems in the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic are not expected to impact Central Florida, according to the National Weather Service . Read More »

Sensex adds to gains, up 81 points on overseas cues

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Plummeting oil prices put Asian investors on edge, overshadowing a decision by US index provider MSCI (MSCI.N) to add mainland Chinese stocks to its global emerging markets benchmark index. Tata Motors was up 3.28 per cent on media reports that Tata Group may be considering listing its luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover through an initial public offer. Read More »

Oil prices edge up from seven-month low, but glut keeps dragging

Despite OPEC's efforts to reduce the global oil supply glut, new production from the cartel's rivals will more than meet growth in demand next year, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says in a new report . There were still nearly 70,000 WTI contracts for July outstanding at the end of trade on Friday, which would require delivery of about 70 million barrels of oil to Cushing, Oklahoma after Tuesday's expiration. Read More »

Amazon strikes again; the dressing room in your house

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Once you get your items, you can also use Echo Look to take a selfie and Amazon's Outfit Compare to figure out which looks are more stylish for you. That share is expected to increase to 8.2 per cent by next year and further expand to 16.2 per cent within five years, according to Cowen analysts. To counter Amazon's rising apparel sales and attract online consumers, department stores have been investing heavily in their online infrastructures and offering features such as "buy online pick ... Read More »

Queen's Speech arrives at troubled time for Theresa May

The Brexit-heavy speech included the announcement that Great Repeal Bill will be introduced. The Queen also announced bills to support "new industries including electric cars and commercial satellites", and the next phase of the controversial High-Speed Rail scheme. Read More »

Jared Kushner speaks publicly for first time since the election

Kushner cited some examples of the current technology infrastructure, noting the use of floppy discs in Pentagon "legacy systems". "[The] Government needs to catch up with the technology revolution", said Mr. Trump in March signed an order to overhaul the federal government and tapped Kushner to lead a White House Office of American Innovation to leverage business ideas and potentially privatize some government functions. Read More »

58 people missing and presumed dead after London tower fire

Police had earlier put the toll from Wednesday's inferno at 58 presumed dead. Metropolitan Police said family liaison officers have been deployed to support 52 families of residents who died, were injured or were reported missing. "We have been from the top to the bottom of Grenfell Tower". I can confirm that a 5 million pound ($6 million) emergency fund that I announced yesterday is now being distributed on the ground so people can buy clothes, food and other essentials. Read More »

Toshiba picks Japan-led group as preferred bidder for chip unit

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The group includes the state-backed fund Innovation Network Corp of Japan , the government's Development Bank of Japan , and US private equity firm Bain Capital. Its board Wednesday chose to select the consortium as a "preferred bidder" for the lucrative memory chip business, it said in a statement, suggesting the deal is all but imminent. Read More »

Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 Billion

Amazon sent shockwaves through the business community Friday when it announced its purchase of supermarket chain Whole Foods . Amazon already offers grocery-delivery services in some cities but customers seem excited at the prospect that the Whole Foods deal will make food at your doorstep even easier. Read More »

Mueller hasn't made a decision to investigate Trump for obstruction

Rubio says Trump firing former FBI Director James Comey hasn't impeded the FBI's or the Senate intelligence committee's investigations into Russia's role in the 2016 campaign. In this case, though, Conway and Sekulow are basically saying to ignore the president's tweet. "He's not afraid of the investigation - there is no investigation", Sekulow said, adding , "there is not an investigation of the President of the United States, period". Read More »

Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

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The three Gulf states, as well as Egypt , are outraged by Qatar's support for Islamist groups and its ties with Iran. Qatar denies being the source of terror funding, and has said that the United States has not supplied evidence of its charges. Read More »

London van incident is 'potential terrorist attack': PM

Finsbury Park is within the boundaries of the Islington North constituency of the leader of the opposition, Jeremy Corbyn . Apart from 11 people injured , police were still looking into a possible link between the incident and one death at the scene. Read More »