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by | May 23, 2018 | 14:54

While some conservative Republican lawmakers have been critical of the deputy AG and the Russian Federation investigation, many GOP members have advised the president to leave Rosenstein in his post and allow the Russian Federation probe to run its natural course.

by | May 23, 2018 | 03:56

Also on Sunday, Giuliani said that special counsel Robert Mueller hopes to wrap up its probe of Russian influence into the 2016 election by September 1, the Times and ABC News report. Senator Mark Warner, who is the ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said: "Publicly outing a source risks not only their life, but the lives of every American, because when sources are burned it makes it that much harder for every part of the intelligence community to gather intelligence on ...

by | May 23, 2018 | 00:04

In a dig at Obama and Kerry, Pompeo called out Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani , and foreign minister, Javad Zarif. "All world countries want independence in their decision-making. Donald Trump announced on 8 May the United States would withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal and since then the USA has threatened to impose "the strongest sanctions in history" and "crush" Iranian operatives overseas and a move that has increased the likelihood of confrontation between Washington and ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:49

The department of Health and Human services did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Adams stated on his website, "I, Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service, VADM Jerome Adams, am emphasizing the importance of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone".

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:35

General Catalyst , Breyer Capital , and Accel are among the existing investors of Circle who joined the round. The company is rumored to be worth about $3 billion, reports said , adding that work on its new crypto is expected to begin this summer.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:37

A NY attorney wants an order protecting the information the Federal Bureau of Investigation seized from Michael Cohen's office. because of attorney-client privilege and his fear that Stormy Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti , is shady.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:04

If the Ocado partnership gives Kroger the confidence to bring delivery in-house, "that will be disastrous for Instacart ", said Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail. Kroger shares ended the US Thursday trading session 1.44% higher at $26.30. Ocado was also upbeat on the deal and its own abilities. Since 2014, Ocado has been exploring selling its technology and logistics expertise in a service model with an external retailer, and in recent months it has landed ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:30

AT&T and Verizon announced their plans to sell the handsets manufactured by Red in separate announcements on May 17. At RED Studios in Los Angeles on Saturday, the media is invited to get a private sneak peek at Hydrogen One. Red also says that the Hydrogen One will be a modular phone, capable of adding on accessories - most of which sound like they'll be geared toward adding to the camera's capabilities.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:17

It trimmed its 2018 world demand growth projection by 40,000 barrels per day to 1.4 million bpd, projecting total consumption at 99.2 million bpd. "Given the uncertainty over trade, Iranian sanctions and various other geopolitical hot spots, people are making a bet that U.S.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:19

Warning: This video has graphic content and language in the title . Leaning against a partition, the irate woman apparently defecates on the floor before bending down to scoop up the feces and throw it at the worker. The worker was anxious that letting her in could impact "the immediate safety" of customers and other employees, the spokesperson said, though the concerns were not specified.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:09

Susan Collins of Maine, John Kennedy of Louisiana and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. The Senate measure needs to win a vote in the House where Republicans have a larger majority, and to get a signature from President Donald Trump , who supports the FCC's action.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:08

The vote to restore net neutrality protection was heavily pushed by Democratic senators who used the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to reverse the Federal Communication Commission's (FCCs) December decision to "roll back" Obama-era net neutrality rules.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:05

YouTube has announced that it's breaking up its YouTube Red premium subscription service into two more specialised offerings. There is both an ad-supported free tier and a $9.99-per-month package called YouTube Music Premium. "The days of jumping back and forth between multiple music apps and YouTube are over", said Elias Roman, Product Manager, YouTube Music . Streaming services are so hot right now that Google can't have enough of them.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:52

Finally, Peel Hunt boosted their price objective on Weir Group from GBX 2,300 ($31.20) to GBX 2,350 ($31.88) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, April 9th. The stock increased 0.50% or GBX 5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1005. Sumo Group Plc (LON:SUMO) has 0.00% since May 17, 2017 and is.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:17

Boeing shares were down 0.7% at 342.22 on the stock market today . "Significantly, it dismissed the vast majority of the USA claims that this support had damaged Boeing's aircraft sales". The authorized tariffs are likely to total billions in duties per year, unless and until Airbus addresses the illegal subsidies it received from European governments for its most recently launched airplanes.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:11

A Tesla logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. Information that police are hoping to glean from that data includes confirmation that the autopilot was engaged, whether or not the brakes were ever applied, how fast the vehicle was going and what, if any, warnings or alerts were issued by the autopilot system to the driver.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:12

About 1,000 shares traded. Retirement Income Solutions Inc acquired a new stake in shares of The Home Depot in the 4th quarter valued at $696,000. Moreover, Goelzer Invest Mngmt Inc has 0.04% invested in The Home Depot, Inc . For the first quarter ended April 29, The Home Depot posted net earnings of $2.4 billion, or $2.08 per diluted share versus $2.01 billion, or $1.67 per diluted share, in the 2017 period.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:03

This is trumpeted as a victory, as Facebook says that close to 100 percent of these incidents were detected by its own algorithms before users noticed anything happened. The response to extreme content on Facebook is particularly important given that it has come under intense scrutiny amid reports of governments and private organizations using the platform for disinformation campaigns and propaganda .

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:52

The new plan would raise an estimated $50 million a year instead of the original $75 million. The tax expires after five years with the option to renew it. Construction workers chanted "no head tax" and disrupted a news conference she held last week on Amazon's campus. A line winds through Seattle City Hall as "head tax" supporters and opponents prepare for City Council meeting.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:51

Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index (CPI) had fallen to 2.99 percent in April 2017. On a sub-category basis, vegetables in April became costly by 7.29 per cent, while prices of milk-based products rose by 3.21 per cent. Similarly, the inflation in the fruit basket was higher at 9.65 per cent compared to 5.78 per cent in the previous month. That was above the 2.9 percent increase economists had forecast.