• President Trump to speak at joint news conference with Lebanese prime minister
President Trump to speak at joint news conference with Lebanese prime minister

Concerns are mounting over the implications of escalating clashes at Lebanon's doorstep between Israelis and Palestinians. The meeting comes at an important time for Hariri, whose government is supporting the fight against ISIS and does not support Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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  • SC junks petition for joint session on martial law
SC junks petition for joint session on martial law

At a news briefing, SC Spokesman Theodore Te said 13 justices voted to dismiss the petition. "The Court's decision is a step away from transparency and accountability, a path that Congress had already taken when it extended martial law", Mr.

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  • PM Nawaz arrives in Maldives
PM Nawaz arrives in Maldives

Yameen's office said in a statement that the legislature was shut as part of tight security measures undertaken for the country's 52nd anniversary of independence on Wednesday and an "incoming VVIP visit". The opposition in July secured enough support from government defectors to begin impeachment proceedings against the speaker, in a bid to wres...

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  • Laying the groundwork for post-Brexit trade
Laying the groundwork for post-Brexit trade

In his speech in the USA on Monday, Liam Fox gave emerged as a fervent supporter of both free trade in general and multilateralism in particular. Dr Fox is laying the ground for a trade deal with the United States on his biggest foreign trip so far.

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  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (NYSE:BWP) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.12
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (NYSE:BWP) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.12

The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.35 on July 21, reaching $58.15. Investors may also be paying close concentration to some simple moving average indicators on shares of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios used for figuring out whether a company is overvalued or undervalued. The Firm is engaged in the operation...

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  • The Senate Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed Paul Manafort to testify in public
The Senate Judiciary Committee has subpoenaed Paul Manafort to testify in public

The hearing, titled "Oversight of the Foreign Agents Registration Act and Attempts to Influence U.S. Elections: Lessons Learned from Current and Prior Administrations", is separated into two panels. Dianne Feinstein of California, said negotiations over Manafort's voluntary cooperation broke down after Manafort's lawyer indicated he was willing to...

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  • Diplomat blasts United States media reports on Russia's alleged arms supplies to Taliban
Diplomat blasts United States media reports on Russia's alleged arms supplies to Taliban

Is the Kremlin arming the Taliban? And if so, what are their motives this time around for arming the same rebels they fought against at the end of the 1970s? The weapons were not particularly modern or rare, and even some of the more elaborate additions, like a JGBG M7 scope on one machine gun, were Chinese made and readily available online, they s...

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  • Biometric authentication firm B-Secur gets £3.5m investment
Biometric authentication firm B-Secur gets £3.5m investment

B-Secur, which has developed patented biometric technology, sealed the early-stage funding boost from a syndicate of investors which included Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV) and Kernel Capital, which is the manager of the Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Funds.

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  • The Open: Jordan Spieth has Grand Slam in his sights
The Open: Jordan Spieth has Grand Slam in his sights

Those were the same qualities that McIlroy exhibited in winning his first major, the 2011 United States Open , two months after he coughed up the Masters lead with a final-round 80. The American appeared to have steadied the ship with three pars to start the back nine, but dropped out of the lead in extraordinary circumstances on the 13th.

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  • Collins Caught on Hot Mic About Farenthold: 'He's So Unattractive, It's Unbelievable'
Collins Caught on Hot Mic About Farenthold: 'He's So Unattractive, It's Unbelievable'

At the start of the recording, Collins speaks to Sen. Reed and Senator Susan Collins of ME were discussing concerns about getting a budget passed-in which both expressed frustration with the Trump administration. Maine Senator Susan Collins doesn't seem to phased by the desires of one of her fellow Republicans to silence her via a duel. "[Dep...

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  • DC Circuit Issues Permanent Injunction: 'Good Reason' for Concealed Carry Unconstitutional
DC Circuit Issues Permanent Injunction: 'Good Reason' for Concealed Carry Unconstitutional

Its first loss, in 2008 in the Supreme Court, led to a sweeping 5-to-4 ruling that the Constitution's Second Amendment protects a personal right to have a gun for self-defense. "To read the majority opinion and not come away convinced that such " good reason " or "good cause" requirements are just clever ways to prevent honest citizens from exercis...

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  • Sean Burke named general manager for Team Canada in Pyeongchang
Sean Burke named general manager for Team Canada in Pyeongchang

Burke, Desjardins and company have been in place for some time now. That preparation begins quickly with two tournaments in Russian Federation next month, the Sochi Hockey Open and another one in St. While they're both no longer behind the bench at the North American pro level, though, they'll be spending plenty of time this coming season back in...

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  • Cobham plc 1.4% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays Capital
Cobham plc 1.4% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays Capital

The company's market capitalization is GBX 1.28 billion. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 317 target in Wednesday, December 2 report. Commonwealth National Bank & Trust Of Aus, Australia-based fund reported 9,078 shares. 200,000 Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) shares with value of $12.41 million were sold by ADAIR A JAYSON .

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  • Former Jet sues Jeff Sessions over marijuana laws
Former Jet sues Jeff Sessions over marijuana laws

Washington is one of five plaintiffs in a new Manhattan federal lawsuit against Sessions, the DOJ and the Drug Enforcement Agency. A former member of Gang Green who's preached the healing power of pot is taking Jeff Sessions and the DEA to court over marijuana's classification at a Schedule I drug.

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  • Search warrant: Woman hit auto before fatal shooting
Search warrant: Woman hit auto before fatal shooting

Officer Matthew Harrity has told investigators that he and Noor were " startled " by a loud noise before Noor opened fire on Damond though the open window of their squad auto. Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor remains on paid administrative leave and is yet to comment or speak to investigators . Officer Noor was one of several Somali-A...

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  • The VIX is flirting with its lowest close on record
The VIX is flirting with its lowest close on record

The VIX has fallen to lows not seen in more than two decades amid US stocks' steady climb higher, prompting some concern that when market volatility returns, it will spike significantly. Bank of America Merrill Lynch's gauge of one-month Treasury market volatility was at 46.9963, a record low. The VIX is a barometer of investor fear that measures i...

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  • Revolution Bars: Terror attacks hurt trading
Revolution Bars: Terror attacks hurt trading

Shares of Revolution Bars Group PLC closed the previous trading session at 121.83 up +6.53 5.66% with 57,257 shares trading hands. FinnCap restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 250 ($3.26) price objective on shares of Revolution Bars Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, April 20th.

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  • S&P hits record; Alphabet weighs on Nasdaq
S&P hits record; Alphabet weighs on Nasdaq

The Federal Reserve kicked off a two-day policy meeting that is widely expected to conclude Wednesday with a status-quo result, focusing the market's attention on a deluge of earnings results this week. More than a third of the companies in the S&P 500 are scheduled to report their second-quarter earnings this week, including many big technology ...

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  • Two men in court over rape and 'honour killing' of Celine Dookhran
Two men in court over rape and 'honour killing' of Celine Dookhran

A middle aged man and a woman, wearing a head scarf, sat in the well of the court, who Tappu nodded at. They were then taken to the house where Dookhran's body was later found. The court heard on Tuesday that Dookhran and the other girl were kidnapped, bound and gagged. She said the face and mouth of the women were covered in duct tape, their h...

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  • Byculla prison death: Bombay High Court raps jail authorities
Byculla prison death: Bombay High Court raps jail authorities

The court was going through the records of jail as well as the police investigation. A magisterial inquest into the death of Shetye had ruled out any injury on her private parts though her autopsy has suggested multiple injuries on her body.

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