• Cindy brings tornado threat to Gulf Coast
Cindy brings tornado threat to Gulf Coast

The NHC said Cindy has maximum sustained winds of 60 miles per hour and is moving northwest at a speed of 8 miles per hour. The National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning for coastal areas from San Luis Pass in Texas to the mouth of the Pearl River in Louisiana.

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  • Dowling & Yahnke LLC Has $3.30 Million Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
Dowling & Yahnke LLC Has $3.30 Million Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

About shares traded. Voya Financial Inc (NYSE:VOYA) has risen 11.06% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "buy" rating and set a $87.00 price objective on shares of Gilead Sciences in a report on Monday, April 24th. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating given on Thursday, ...

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  • Queen's Speech presents PM May's bills to take Britain out of EU
Queen's Speech presents PM May's bills to take Britain out of EU

The speech announced no fewer than eight bills to implement Brexit, and new legislation aimed at tackling extremist content online after the terror attacks. The state opening is taking place only days after another huge annual event, Trooping the Color, a celebration of the Queen's birthday. Both ceremonies take weeks of preparation and planning, a...

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  • Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda
Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda

It was the most expensive race in U.S. House history, with Democrats spending $30 million to still come up short. The commander-in-chief then posted a third tweet , writing "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th".

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  • No autopsy for USA student detained by North Korea
No autopsy for USA student detained by North Korea

Kenneth Bae, who was arrested in 2012, sentenced to 15 years hard labour, then freed after a secret mission to Pyongyang led by then-US intelligence chief James Clapper, said he was reasonably well treated in prison as he was a diplomatic bargaining chip.

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  • May promises 'best possible deal' on Brexit
May promises 'best possible deal' on Brexit

Signaling the importance of Brexit negotiations with the European Union , set to continue until the spring of 2019, the speech set out the government's program for two years, rather than one. The speech announced no fewer than eight bills to implement Brexit, and new legislation aimed at tackling extremist content online after the terror attac...

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  • Trump visit to Britain left out of Queen's Speech
Trump visit to Britain left out of Queen's Speech

The Conservative party had planned to scrap the triple-lock as the way of increasing the state pension in its election manifesto. Instead, she lost seats and still hasn't secured a deal with another party to insure Parliament will back the government's agenda.

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  • Donald Trump's controversial state visit left out of Queen's Speech
Donald Trump's controversial state visit left out of Queen's Speech

A DUP source said officials within the Northern Ireland Office are urging caution on a deal because of concerns that the Government could compromise its status as an honest broker in peace process talks. "Clearly, two political parties, we have some differences, but we have a lot in common". When the News Letter contacted senior DUP figure Jeffre...

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  • Donald Trump visit to Britain left out of Queen's Elizabeth speech
Donald Trump visit to Britain left out of Queen's Elizabeth speech

The Queen also made no mention of any state visit by Donald Trump , fuelling speculation that the planned trip is set to be ditched after the US President reportedly said he did not want to come to the United Kingdom if there was a risk of being greeted by protests.

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  • China diplomatic and security dialogue to focus on N. Korea issue
China diplomatic and security dialogue to focus on N. Korea issue

China's willingness to help rein in North Korea's nuclear threat poses the biggest source of uncertainty in ties with the United States, as heightened tensions on the Korean peninsula look set to dominate a bilateral security gathering in Washington on Wednesday.

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  • Qatar demands ´blockade´ lifted before Gulf crisis talks
Qatar demands ´blockade´ lifted before Gulf crisis talks

Sheikh Mohammed revealed aviation support has come from Iran after Saudi Arabia closed its airspace to Qatari airlines. Asked if the ultimate aim of the Gulf countries was to enforce regime change, the foreign minister replied: "No one is in a position of imposing regime change in this country".

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  • Why Sanders may have won, even though Ossoff lost
Why Sanders may have won, even though Ossoff lost

Handel will succeed Tom Price, who is now the United States Secretary of Health and Human Services, in her role as a member of the house of representatives. According to the Associated Press , Handel stated during her campaign that voters' decision was not being affected by the President, citing her "proven conservative record" at the state and lo...

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  • Why the Queen isn't wearing her crown at the Queen's Speech today
Why the Queen isn't wearing her crown at the Queen's Speech today

Of 27 Bills and draft bills unveiled in Mrs May's first Queen's Speech , eight are devoted to the complex process of leaving the EU, including a Repeal Bill to overturn the 1972 Act which took Britain into the European Economic Community, and separate Bills on customs, trade, immigration, fisheries, agriculture, nuclear safeguards and the worldw...

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  • UK Caves to EU Over Timetable on First Day of Brexit Talks
UK Caves to EU Over Timetable on First Day of Brexit Talks

It has led to calls from within the Conservative Party and business community for a softer Brexit where the mantra of "no deal is better than a bad deal" is laid to rest and the focus shifts to the economy and jobs with some calling for the United Kingdom to remain in both the single market and the customs union.

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  • Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit
Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit

Frenchman Barnier struck a firm tone as he said the timetable for Britain's divorce after four troubled decades of membership made sense. Earlier, finance minister Philip Hammond sought to soften the more confrontational tone towards the European Union taken by May, saying Britain needed to put business and jobs first, and agree a transitional ...

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  • Anger over Warmbier death grows amid calls for travel ban
Anger over Warmbier death grows amid calls for travel ban

US officials are calling for a binding code of conduct to resolve differences. It jars so strikingly with the fates of most past detained Americans that outside observers are left struggling not only with the mystery of what killed Warmbier but also with what his death means for attempts by Washington and its allies to stop North Korea's pursui...

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  • Five killed in Boko Haram mine blast, ambush
Five killed in Boko Haram mine blast, ambush

He said a unit of soldiers who normally carry out such exercise once in a day was escorting the convoy of over 200 vehicles. "They specifically targeted a Borno State Government school bus conveying some mobile policemen", Wambai said. A report by Sahara Reporters states that the attack unfolded at Abari-Dalwa village on the Maiduguri/Damboa road...

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  • US, Russia, Iran draw new red lines in Syria
US, Russia, Iran draw new red lines in Syria

Israel's military Chief of Staff is disputing Iranian claims of successfully launching missiles at militants in Syria . The incidents reflect mounting competition for areas of Syria where Islamic State (IS) insurgents are in retreat, leaving swathes of territory up for grabs and posing the question of what comes next for USA policy that is sha...

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  • US President Trump's visit to Britain left out of Queen's speech
US President Trump's visit to Britain left out of Queen's speech

The discussion comes at a time when the government is weak following Prime Minister Theresa May's disastrous decision to hold a snap election in which she lost her majority. A briefing document issued alongside the speech said the government would intensify its consultations with businesses and other interested parties to "test and validate posit...

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  • Queen Elizabeth mum about Trump visit
Queen Elizabeth mum about Trump visit

The agenda is essentially a watered down version of the Conservative Party's election campaign manifesto, a document widely blamed for the party's loss of command in Parliament. At least 79 people are presumed dead in one of the country's worst disasters in a generation. Warning of an "unprecedented" threat from terrorism in the wake of attacks...

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