• Car rams police vehicle on famed Paris avenue; attacker dies
Car rams police vehicle on famed Paris avenue; attacker dies

The interior minister said the incident shows the threat is still very high in the country and justifies the state of emergency. And just hours before the Champs-Élysées incident, in another suspected terrorist attack, a driver rammed a van into pedestrians exiting a mosque in north London, killing at least one person.

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  • Gianluigi Donnarumma not leaving AC Milan this summer - Mirabelli
Gianluigi Donnarumma not leaving AC Milan this summer - Mirabelli

Milan were widely expected to cash in on the in-demand stopper, who has 71 first-team appearances under his belt despite being just 18 years old, but Mirabelli has suggested that he will not be allowed to leave. Mirabelli added: "For the moment, nothing will happen with Donnarumma". The input we got from the owners is not to accept offers. For us,...

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  • Scalise still in critical condition but improved after second surgery
Scalise still in critical condition but improved after second surgery

The Friday visit announced by Ryan's staff comes with Scalise in critical condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . "We are especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, friends, from across Louisiana and across the country, as well as President [Donald] Trump , Vice President [Mike] Pence and ...

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  • USA stocks end mostly lower after Fed rate hike
USA stocks end mostly lower after Fed rate hike

USA stocks dipped Wednesday as investors anxious about weak retail sales and oil prices sank. Analysts said lacklustre data on United States homebuilder sentiment and industrial production dented confidence in light of the Federal Reserve's decision on Wednesday to raise the benchmark lending rate for the third time in six months, and signa...

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  • President says Sessions did 'very good job,' comments on Mueller rumors
President says Sessions did 'very good job,' comments on Mueller rumors

Investigators have also been looking for any evidence of possible financial crimes among Trump associates, officials said . Last week, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that he had informed Trump that there was no investigation of the president's personal conduct, at least while he was leading the FBI.

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  • FDA to delay rule requiring new nutrition facts panel
FDA to delay rule requiring new nutrition facts panel

The delay is the latest reversal of the Obama administration's nutrition reforms under Trump. In a letter sent earlier this year to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and other food industry groups had asked for an extension to 2021, the AP noted.

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  • 'Wonder Woman' stays strong at box office, leaving 'Mummy' in dust
'Wonder Woman' stays strong at box office, leaving 'Mummy' in dust

The Gal Gadot superhero film , directed by Patty Jenkins , has grossed $205 million domestically after fourteen days. That's a slow start for the film meant to launch an extended universe of monster-related titles. Fate of the Furious , the most recent installment in the Fast and Furious franchise, made nearly $225 million domestically but m...

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  • Fed is set to raise rates this week despite political tumult
Fed is set to raise rates this week despite political tumult

They view weak first quarter growth as transitory and believe inflation will resume rising toward the central bank's 2% target. The FOMC's median projections of the fed funds rate at the end of this year and the next are not expected to change, in line with three rate hikes both in 2017 and 2018, consistent with the recent projection from March...

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  • Rays hit 5 homers, beat Athletics 13-4
Rays hit 5 homers, beat Athletics 13-4

I think what impressed me most about him is he'll have a tough first inning and then recover. We generally hate the slide into first base unless it's to avoid a collision, and it's possible that's what happened here. A's center fielder Jaycob Brugman got his first major league hit, a sixth-inning single off Ramirez. "That was one we needed, and...

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  • Verizon-Yahoo deal, a grab for digital-ad cash, approved
Verizon-Yahoo deal, a grab for digital-ad cash, approved

During this time, there were rumors that the deal would fall through, but eventually, things worked out. That means the remainder company, to be renamed Altaba , will become an investment vehicle reflecting the Alibaba investment when the Verizon deal closes on June 13th .

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  • London terror attack: Police search two more homes
London terror attack: Police search two more homes

Khuram Butt (27), a British national who was born in Pakistan, was filmed praying in front of an Islamic State flag in London's Regent's Park as part of a controversial Channel 4 programme that was broadcast in January a year ago. They include a teenager who went to the same gym as Butt who said he was approached to join the Islamic State (IS) gr...

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  • Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years
Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

Interestingly, it is also integrated with Apple Music. Finally, when talking about its ability to use Siri, he explained most in depth how the assistant can help with a range of music-related HomePod commands like "play something more mellow" or questions like "who's playing drums on this track?" The 7-inch smart speaker is spatially aw...

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  • London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers
London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers

President Donald Trump's sons are backing their father in his one-sided Twitter feud with London Mayor Sadiq Khan - sparked by his response to the London Bridge terror attack on Saturday. "I don´t wish to enter into a row between those two individuals who are I think are probably perfectly able to stick up for themselves", he said of ...

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  • Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor
Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor

Trump had tweeted , "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is "no reason to be alarmed!" In a Sunday tweet, Trump mischaracterized Khan's remarks by suggesting the mayor had said there was "no reason to be alarmed" about the attack itself.

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  • Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts
Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

First, even before delving into the budget, the Trump-supported rollback of President Barack Obama's health care law would reduce federal money that 31 states and Washington , D.C., have relied on to extend coverage to low-income adults under Medicaid .

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  • Ariana Grande gives moving speech to people of Manchester
Ariana Grande gives moving speech to people of Manchester

Grande performed her duet Better Days with Victoria Monet and sang Where Is The Love? with Black Eyed Peas. "Together we will stand and we'll hold your hand". Niall Horan was just one of the many stars who showed their support to Ariana Grande and all the victims of the horrific attacks just a few weeks ago.

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  • LeBron's brilliance not enough in Game 2 loss to Warriors
LeBron's brilliance not enough in Game 2 loss to Warriors

The Finals shift to Cleveland for Games 3 and 4 on Wednesday and Friday. The 51-year-old Kerr underwent a procedure to fix a spinal fluid leak on May 5 at Duke University but was still experiencing debilitating symptoms such as pain and headaches.

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  • White House Just Won't Say If Trump Believes in Climate Change
White House Just Won't Say If Trump Believes in Climate Change

It is negotiating with the UN to form its own National Determined Contribution - a set of emissions standards for each participating nation under the Paris Agreement - that is accepted alongside the other countries in the accord. "We will intensify efforts to meet each of our cities' current climate goals, push for new action to meet the 1.5 degree...

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  • GP wins FG race and becomes Taoiseach in waiting
GP wins FG race and becomes Taoiseach in waiting

Varadkar would be the Ireland's first openly gay prime minister, the first of Indian descent, and the country's youngest prime minister ever. Ireland allowed gay marriage by a popular vote in 2015 but still has Europe's toughest laws against abortion and Varadkar has campaigned for liberalising them.

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  • May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote 1 week away
May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote 1 week away

Similar to the June referendum, optimistic attitudes toward Brexit are most frequently expressed by people who are 50 or older, have a secondary education or less, and are partial to political parties on the right, including the Conservative (Tory) Party and the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP).

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  • ADP Reports 253000 New Jobs in May; 'Rip-Roaring' Growth
ADP Reports 253000 New Jobs in May; 'Rip-Roaring' Growth

That's going to continue to keep labor force participation flat, Zandi said. That is the longest such stretch since 1970, when the labor market was smaller. They have now registered nine straight months of growth. Although initial claims for unemployment insurance increased last week to 248,000, the figure remains low and consistent with a heal...

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  • Canada's Ontario province plans to raise minimum wage to C$15
Canada's Ontario province plans to raise minimum wage to C$15

Wynne would not confirm if her government is planning to raise the minimum wage - which is now $11.40 an hour and adjusted for inflation - to $15, as labour groups have been calling for. "We heard that enforcement is key to making this work - so we're stepping that up", said Wynne. However, there is some concern about the impact the changes could...

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  • Trump's budget plan hits poor people hard
Trump's budget plan hits poor people hard

That transparent gimmick has been roundly mocked by economists, with former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers calling it "the most egregious accounting error in a presidential budget in the almost 40 years I have been tracking them". Anti-poverty advocates say both Carson and Mulvaney are fundamentally wrong, that most low-income people would wo...

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  • Are Analysts Bullish about Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) after last week?
Are Analysts Bullish about Grainger PLC (LON:GRI) after last week?

Mondi Plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,240.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 2,053.00. The stock's market cap is GBX 6.51 billion. GBX 90.33's average target is 132.93% above currents GBX 38.78 stock price. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, March 13 by BNP Paribas. 11/20/2015 - Lloyds Banking Group Plc had its "overweight" rating reiterat...

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  • Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Shares Bought by Elkfork Partners LLC
Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Shares Bought by Elkfork Partners LLC

It has outperformed by 1.07% the S&P500. According to the past 12 months report, the income was nearly $976.50M and sales remained $2.51B. About 74,581 shares traded. Wells Fargo And Communications Mn reported 0% stake. Guggenheim Capital LLC raised its stake in shares of First Industrial Realty Trust by 123.4% in the fourth quarter.

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  • Billiton name to disappear from BHP
Billiton name to disappear from BHP

Activist investor Elliott Advisors has called for an independent review of BHP Billiton's petroleum business as it continues its campaign to make sweeping changes to the world's biggest mining company. The fund manager today also took aim at BHP's use of a Singapore marketing subsidiary to try to reduce tax liabilities in Australia , commonly kn...

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  • Was Montana's wild House race a Trump test? Not so much
Was Montana's wild House race a Trump test? Not so much

Representative elect Greg Gianforte apologizes for becoming involved in an altercation with a reporter less than 24 hours before the special congressional election during his victory speech in Bozeman, Montana May 25, 2017 . Gianforte's campaign said Jacobs was the aggressor in the incident and grabbed the candidate's wrist before they both fe...

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  • Republican candidate in Montana race 'body-slams' reporter
Republican candidate in Montana race 'body-slams' reporter

Gianforte and Democrat Rob Quist , who declined to comment, are seeking to fill the state's seat in the U.S. House left vacant when Ryan Zinke resigned to join Trump's Cabinet as secretary of the Interior Department . When asked if Gianforte should apologize to the reporter, the Hampsons said they wanted to see a video of the altercation a...

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  • Image of Donald Trump touching glowing orb sparks Twitter frenzy
Image of Donald Trump touching glowing orb sparks Twitter frenzy

Donald Trump's vision of a Middle East peace process driven by an enhanced relationship between Israel and the Sunni Arab. He noted that the support of the United States and its allies for terrorists in the region is so obvious that no one believes the allegations of accusing others of terrorism.

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  • Bahrain police raid Shia cleric's town, 1 dead
Bahrain police raid Shia cleric's town, 1 dead

Other pictures posted by activists showed at least 10 armored police cars lining up, officers shooting tear gas cannisters and masked protesters erecting road blocks with planks and cinder blocks. Independent news gathering on the island also has grown more hard, with the government refusing to accredit two Associated Press journalists and others.

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  • Yemen cholera cases could hit 300000 within six months
Yemen cholera cases could hit 300000 within six months

More than 200 people have been killed by a cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen the World Health Organisation said on Friday . The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation calls upon the global community, the worldwide organizations and the civil society organizations to intensify their efforts in supporting the Repu...

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  • Move aside Mumbai-Goa double-decker: superfast Tejas coming
Move aside Mumbai-Goa double-decker: superfast Tejas coming

It's halting places through this journey will beDadar, Thane, Panvel, Ratnagiri and Kudal.This high-speed train will be running at 200 km per hour. The coaches of the new train also include other novel features like touch-less water taps, water level indicators and hand dryers and all coaches fitted with bio-vacuum toilets.

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  • Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business
Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

We've contacted Ford for comment. "We are staying focused on our plan for creating value and profitable growth", the spokesman said. "You have to have one foot in today ... James Farley, the head of Ford's European, Middle Eastern, and African operation, and Ford North America chief, Joseph Hinrichs, will be moved to larger positions, Forb...

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  • Mercedes-Benz bringing home battery storage to California
Mercedes-Benz bringing home battery storage to California

Mercedes' home batteries, on the other hand, have a smaller capacity of 2.5kWh, and customers can scale a total of eight of them for a more modest 20kWh. Boris von Bormann, chief executive of Mercedes-Benz Energy Americas, said the new venture presents two big opportunities for the automaker. "An energy storage system will allow you to have an el...

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  • European Union demands talks with U.S. over possible airline laptop ban
European Union demands talks with U.S. over possible airline laptop ban

A congressional official said it appeared that Homeland Security was likely to expand the ban soon, but did not say when or to what airports. If it spreads to Europe, "it's simply a matter of time" before laptops are banned in the cabins of domestic US flights, he said.

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