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Money Chinese insurer reportedly detained amid financial probe
Author: 0 Chinese insurer reportedly detained amid financial probe

The detention follows a move last month by China's insurance regulator to bar the company from offering new insurance products for three months , the Times reported; regulators said the discipline was taken because of improper sales of insurance products.

Money Ohio Grocers Make Conditional $24M Offer On 26 Marsh Stores
Author: 0 Ohio Grocers Make Conditional $24M Offer On 26 Marsh Stores

The deal hinges on the outcome of a dispute between Marsh and CVS Pharmacies. The two winners were Topvalco, Inc., a subsidiary of Kroger , and Generative Growth II, LLC the parent company of OH grocery operator Fresh Encounter . The stores are located mainly in OH and eastern in, operating at 21 locations. Topvalco, a subsidiary of Kroger, would assume 11 Marsh leases in Indiana: Bloomington (2 stores), Brownsburg, Zionsville (2 stores), Greenwood, Muncie (2 stores), Indianapolis (W.

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russia allegations'

Sessions' testimony comes just six days after James Comey, the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director, appeared before the same committee. He also reminded the committee that - despite the unrelenting lies by Democrats and the media - the attorney general NEVER recused himself from the Trump-Russia investigation because of some phantom ties he had to Russia, but rather because he was part of Mr.

Money Australian TV station Ten in administration after Murdoch-led backers quit
Author: 0 Australian TV station Ten in administration after Murdoch-led backers quit

Its actual trading loss was $2.4 million, but the board warned at the time that it was in danger of collapsing without further support from major shareholders. Ten said it has already agreed, on an informal basis, to new licensing deals with CBS Corp CBS.N and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc FOXA.O which would halve its future liabilities while still allowing the Sydney-based broadcaster access to those studios' productions over the medium term.

Money Theresa May is 'dead woman walking': Osborne
Author: 0 Theresa May is 'dead woman walking': Osborne

Mr Osborne, who was sacked by May and is now editor of the London Evening Standard, said there was now no majority in the Commons for a "hard Brexit", following Thursday's General Election . It led to questions over whether Theresa May could remain as leader of the party. As the Tories went into meltdown after the election disaster, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said he and senior colleagues had bluntly informed Mrs May that she must take a "different approach" to cling on.

Author: 0 US Financial CHOICE Act passes House of Representatives

The CHOICE Act will protect American consumers, investors and entrepreneurs - pushing for smarter regulations that promote, not stifle, economic growth. While the political class and the media were entertaining themselves with the Comey Senate hearings, the House Republicans passed legislation that will gut the Obama-era Dodd-Frank Law that regulates the banking system in the United States.

Money Confirmed: Manchester United bid huge for top summer target
Author: 0 Confirmed: Manchester United bid huge for top summer target

Speaking to Italian online publication Calciomercato , via Sky Sports , he said of United: "It's a club with a lot charm - a very interesting option". "I can say that their proposal is a very, very important one and now the decision rests with Real". Morata's representative Juanma Lopez admitted that the Premier League giant's offer is interesting, but refused to reveal if the deal is close to completion.

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions denies 'scurrilous and false allegations' before US Senate committee

Speaking loudly and sternly, Sessions denied ever personally colluding with any Russian officials during the 2016 campaign whilst serving as a surrogate to then-candidate Donald Trump . The committee's Republican chairman, Richard Burr, asked Sessions to ask the White House if there were areas officials there would be comfortable with him answering and provide written answers if so.

Author: 0 OPEC Crude Production Rises Led by Countries Exempt From Cuts

US light crude traded at $48.31, down $1.35, or 2.7 percent. USA crude futures extended gains after the data and was 1.4 percent, or 68 cents, higher at $49 a barrel, as of 11:33 a.m. The increase in US drilling activity and shale production has mostly offset efforts by OPEC and other producers to cut output in a move to prop up the market.

Money Other Views: Trump's air-traffic spinoff would be great flight forward
Author: 0 Other Views: Trump's air-traffic spinoff would be great flight forward

President Donald Trump and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao have a plan to make air travel better: privative air traffic control . To fund it, airlines would "contribute fees" rather than pay taxes. "Through our committee, we were able to come up with a plan we believe is going to create a private-public partnership to really move America's air traffic control system into the 21st century", Davis said.

Author: 0 Deputy AG defends integrity of Russian Federation probe

Tuesday morning , Trump supporter Ari Fleischer, who served as President George W. Bush's press secretary, again highlighted the issue of Mueller's probe being handled by attorneys who have donated mostly to Democrats , a message that Donald Trump Jr.

Money Uber CEO to Take Leave, Diminished Role after Workplace Scandals
Author: 0 Uber CEO to Take Leave, Diminished Role after Workplace Scandals

The U.S. Justice Department is investigating Uber's use of the Greyball software. "Tragically losing a loved one has been hard for me and I need to properly say my goodbyes". Besides the sexual harassment complaints, in recent months Uber has been threatened by boycotts, sued and subject to a federal investigation over its use of a fake version of its app to thwart authorities looking into whether it is breaking local laws.

Author: 0 Uber CEO could have to take a leave of absence

Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Travis Kalanick is likely to take a leave of absence from the troubled ride-hailing company, but no final decision has yet been made, according to a source familiar with the outcome of a Sunday board meeting.

Author: 0 Donald Trump urged to come clean over alleged James Comey recordings

On Sunday's episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took a look at fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's Senate testimony that had the world watching and waiting for bombs to drop. Pundits and legal experts were divided about whether Trump's actions rose to the level of obstruction of justice, a potentially impeachable offense.

Money Host Chris Harrison urges patience after
Author: 0 Host Chris Harrison urges patience after "Bachelor in Paradise" production halt

There are reports that the incident somehow involves DeMario Jackson and Corinne Olympios . "The first night in Paradise is usually pretty insane because everyone's just getting there and wants to make an impression". The Bachelor was the only show on the broadcast networks that saw its ratings grow in the most recent TV season. You have to understand that we weren't even there a week.

Money European Union mobile roaming charges to end this week
Author: 0 European Union mobile roaming charges to end this week

Instances of so-called "bill shock", when mobile users return home to nasty bills for using their phone overseas, have spiralled in recent years, especially since the widespread uptake of smartphones and corresponding consumption of mobile data.

Author: 0 US President Donald Trump willing to respond under oath

It said the friend, Columbia Law School professor Daniel Richman, confirmed to NBC News that "he's now turning over any Comey memos that he has in his possession to the Federal Bureau of Investigation". " Special counsel has been in contact with the committee to discuss access". Speaking at the White House, he denied having asked for Mr Comey's loyalty or for an inquiry into a former White House aide to be dropped.

Money Democrats Decry 'Legislative Malpractice' on Health Care
Author: 0 Democrats Decry 'Legislative Malpractice' on Health Care

Senate Republicans have not agreed on the plan, but it would provide OH and other states with seven additional years of federal money to help pay the costs of expanding coverage of Medicaid, a joint federal and state program that pays health-care costs for low-income and disabled people.

Author: 0 Deputy AG defends integrity of Russia probe

During an interview on Fox Business, Gohmert argued that it was time to drop Mueller's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 US election and possible collusion by people connected to Trump. ROSENSTEIN: No, I have not. The Justice Department sent Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to testify about the budget instead. At the time, Sessions said he was recusing himself only because he was involved in the 2016 campaign as an adviser to the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 European Central Bank keeps interest rates unchanged

The inflation rate continues to remain on the lower side of the forecast. With Thursday's decision, the ECB's deposit rate, its key policy tool, remains at -0.4 per cent. But they believe governors, meeting in the Estonian capital Tallinn, will lay the groundwork for an announcement later this year on winding down bond-buying, by offering a sunnier economic outlook for the eurozone.

Author: 0 Wizz Air Holdings (LON:WIZZ) Broker Roundup

Finally, Citigroup Inc restated a "sell" rating and set a GBX 178 ($2.30) target price on shares of Centrica PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. had 60 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, August 24 by Peel Hunt. The firm has "Hold" rating by Peel Hunt given on Wednesday, May 18.

Author: 0 Deputy AG wouldn't fire Mueller if unlawful

In an interview on CNN's "New Day", Ruddy said, "I think it is a consideration the President has had because Mueller is illegitimate as special counsel". who has passed more legislation, done more things". "I have talked to the president recently but we did not talk about the Mueller situation at all", Ruddy said.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearings Tuesday

Trump's allies have begun raising questions about special counsel Robert Mueller's impartiality — he's a former FBI director who has worked with fired FBI Director James Comey — and floating the idea that Trump might replace him. Sessions testified Tuesday that he recused himself from the current Russian Federation investigation only because of a regulation that required it because of his involvement in the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea

In the past, Rodman claimed that his relationship with North Korea's government exclusively serves as a way to pry "open a door" for communication. The ex-NBA player was mobbed by reporters at Beijing International Airport. "I am pretty much sure that he is happy with the fact that I am over here trying to accomplish something that we both need ", Rodman said, when asked on Tuesday if he had spoken with Trump .

Author: 0 British inflation rate rises to 4-year high of 2.9 pct

Stephen Clarke, economic analyst at the Resolution Foundation, said: "The latest rise in inflation adds further pressure to already shrinking pay packets". Having called a snap-election to secure a landslide victory and strengthen her hand ahead of the Brexit negotiations, the Prime Minister fell eight seats short of achieving an overall majority and will now have to rely on Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party to prop up the government.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Asked about Trump's own contention that the president fired Comey with the Russian Federation probe in mind, and regardless of any recommendation from anyone else, Sessions said: "I guess I'll just have to let his words speak for themselves".

Author: 0 Inquest opens into the death of five London attack victims

Eight people have died in the London terror attacks by three attackers, who crashed into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbed others at nearby restaurants and bars in Borough Market. "It is nice when you have got someone like the Duchess of Cambridge who comes along", said Tunnicliff. "Someone like that coming along and recognizing that, it is a massive lift".

Author: 0 AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Ruddy, who was at the White House on Monday, said on PBS "NewsHour" that Trump was "considering, perhaps, terminating the special counsel". "I think he's weighing that option", Ruddy told PBS "NewsHour" when asked if Trump would let Mueller continue in his role in the Russian Federation probe.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearing Tuesday

Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY) asked Rosenstein, "did anyone ask you to write the memo?" "If there were not good cause it wouldn't matter what anyone said". Richardson refused and resigned, as did Deputy Attorney General William Ruckelshaus. Ryan said the smartest thing for the president to do would be to let the investigation continue and be vindicated. On Tuesday, Rosenstein also indicated his conversations with Sessions prior to Comey's dismissal could be a part of Mueller's probe.

Author: 0 Does $16.4 justifies Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) shares?

The stock of Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE:ABX) has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, March 16 by RBC Capital Markets. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Sell". The basic materials company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.07. Barrick Gold Corp had a net margin of 44.61% and a return on equity of 32.97%.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Slams 'Very Cowardly' Comey for 'Totally Illegal' Leak

And perjury is precisely what Trump alleged on Friday morning by asserting that Comey's testimony was filled with "false statements and lies". US President Donald Trump has disputed former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's statement about their dialogue concerning the probe of former national security adviser Mike Flynn .

Author: 0 The Financial Choice Act: Empowering Americans

This week, the House will consider H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act , legislation introduced by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling . "The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau the law created has returned almost $12 billion worth of compensation to 29 million wronged Americans, many of them seniors, many of them service members".

Author: 0 Friend says Trump is considering firing special counsel

But Ruddy opened a new line of questions about Mueller's impartiality - the fact that Trump had considered Mueller for the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's job before he was named special counsel. Trump's allies have begun raising questions about special counsel Robert Mueller's impartiality - he's a former FBI director who has worked with fired FBI Director James Comey - and floating the idea that Trump might replace him.

Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein: Sessions Doesn't Know What We're Investigating

The MSNBC host expressed confidence that Ruddy's insinuation was baseless, in a clip flagged by Mediaite . Conservative commentator Ann Coulter offered a similar message, tweeting, "Now that we know TRUMP IS NOT UNDER INVESTIGATION, Sessions should take it back & fire Mueller".

Author: 0 Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP in first championship run

His signature moment, however, may have come in the closing minutes of Game 3 in Cleveland when he scored seven straight points in an 11-0 Warrior run that stole the game and probably stole the series. Kyrie Irving finished with 26 points but shot 9 for 22. Durant shot 14-of-20 and added seven rebounds and five assists in the title victor. The last time LeBron got run like this in the Finals, he left the aging Heat to return to Cleveland, which had stocked up on assets through years in ...

Author: 0 Britain, EU fail to agree Brexit talks start date

May will attend a meeting of the 1922 Committee of Conservative lawmakers on Monday, some of whom have called for her to be ousted. European Union talks might not begin on June 19 as expected as May sets out her new policy programme that day, Brexit minister David Davis said.

Money US producer prices remain muted in May
Author: 0 US producer prices remain muted in May

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise USA interest rates this week in part because of a rebound in inflation even though price pressures are relatively modest on a historical basis. Factory gate prices in the States were unchanged last month as weaker prices for goods offset dearer services. "Over the past year, both core goods and services prices have accelerated, with the year-on-year rates now at 2.2% and 2.1% respectively; both were near zero in late 2015".

Money Uber board member apologizes for remark about talkative women
Author: 0 Uber board member apologizes for remark about talkative women

Bonderman: "Actually what it shows is it's much likely to be more talking". The blowback was immediate and uncompromising, as Twitter users expressed their outrage over Bonderman's remarks. "It was inappropriate. I also want to apologize to all Uber employees who were offended by the remark". Bonderman added that he "deeply regrets" the remark.

Author: 0 Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH)

Delcath Systems, Inc is a late-stage clinical development company with early commercial activity in Europe focused on cancers of the liver. The stock exchanged hands 222.13 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 32.52 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $5.19 Million.

Author: 0 Cabot Corporation (CBT) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.19

Developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, the intention of the formula is to spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price. This represents a $1.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, May 24th. Checking in on some other ratios, the company has a Price to Cash Flow ratio of 13.114902, and a current Price to Earnings ratio of 14.291880.

Author: 0 No reason to fire special counsel: US Justice Dept

If Trump were to make such a move, he would have to order Rosenstein to fire Mueller. Ruddy never spoke to the president regarding this issue. Feinstein also asked if Rosenstein had an estimate for how long the investigation will take. She asked whether he has seen "any evidence of good cause" to fire Mueller. After responding that he had not, Rosenstein reassured Shaheen of his confidence in the process.

Author: 0 White House Staffers Are Reportedly Freaking Out Over Robert Mueller's Possible Firing

The Wisconsin Republican commented in response to a Trump friend, Chris Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax , who suggested Monday night that the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as special counsel. He said Attorney General Jeff Sessions is not involved in the Russian Federation probe and has not been briefed on it since his recusal. Ryan said he believes that the independent investigation should move forward, adding that he thinks Mueller should remain ...

Money It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat
Author: 0 It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

Both chambers of Congress and the FBI are investigating whether Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 USA election and whether the Kremlin colluded with members of President Donald Trump's campaign. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican, told reporters on Tuesday he had heard only rumors about Mueller, but said, "The best advice would be to let Robert Mueller do his job".

Money Ngam Advisors LP Sells 2112 Shares of BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)
Author: 0 Ngam Advisors LP Sells 2112 Shares of BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

Cypress Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 6,100 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $218,000 after buying an additional 246 shares during the period. Polaris Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Bhp Billiton Plc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $88.26B market cap company.

Money The Note: Comey saga gets new players
Author: 0 The Note: Comey saga gets new players

Washington is excited and nervous about Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, regarding Russia's alleged role in the presidential election a year ago. If there is no independent account of what might have taken place inside the White House - in the form of a recording system that might have kept "tapes" of the discussions that took place, as Trump once suggested on Twitter - it boils down to Trump's and Sessions' word against Comey's.

Author: 0 Ryan says Trump should let Mueller do his job

Confronted with Mueller's first moves, the White House responded with the sheathed blade of an implied threat, amounting to Mueller can hire who he wants; he could be fired at any time . But after the testimony of former FBI Director James Comey last week, Gingrich said he'd changed his mind. They say Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically motivated sham that handicaps Trump's ability to execute his agenda, according to one person who ...