• Dutch government partially liable in 300 Srebrenica deaths
Dutch government partially liable in 300 Srebrenica deaths

The 300 men and boys were inside the Dutch military base in the Muslim enclave when it was over-run by Bosnian Serb forces and now the Dutch state must pay their relatives compensation, the court said. Several hundred men managed to get inside the Potocari base, but were told by the Dutch troops that they would be safe outside and handed ov...

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  • Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week
Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week

There are now three Republicans who have publicly stated that will not only oppose the bill but will vote against a "motion to proceed", which means the bill would not even get an up-or-down vote. AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond said in a statement that the Senate bill imposes an "age tax" on older adults. Under that proposal, if ...

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  • Diageo plc (DGE) Earns
Diageo plc (DGE) Earns "Neutral" Rating from Citigroup Inc

Evans Group PLC (LON:MPE). finnCap's target would suggest a potential upside of 15.53% from the company's last price. This was disclosed to clients in an analyst report on Tuesday morning. The rating was maintained by Kepler Cheuvreux with "Buy" on Wednesday, August 12. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, November 6...

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  • Barclays PLC (BARC) Receives Buy Rating from Investec
Barclays PLC (BARC) Receives Buy Rating from Investec

Abbvie Inc now has $112.12 billion valuation. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a GBX 3.20 ($0.04) dividend. Shares of SSP Group PLC ( SSPG ) traded up 0.52% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 485.00.

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  • Highland Reel 'courage' seals O'Brien's milestone
Highland Reel 'courage' seals O'Brien's milestone

Ryan Moore , winning his second race of the week, said: "He's so tough, he's got a marvellous attitude, so many came at him there". The beautifully bred Mori is a fascinating contender in the Ribblesdale but I am not convinced she will stay 12 furlongs and I think Coronet (3.40) is better than she showed at Epsom last time and can reverse Oaks fo...

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  • United Kingdom banks ordered to hold more capital as consumer debt surges
United Kingdom banks ordered to hold more capital as consumer debt surges

But there are "pockets of risk that warrant vigilance" it said, in the Bank's half-yearly Financial Stability Report ,. Threadneedle Street also noted mortgage-lending conditions were "becoming easier", and "lenders may be placing undue weight on the recent performance of loans in benign conditions".

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  • Brent crude oil bounces back above 45, but excess weighs
Brent crude oil bounces back above 45, but excess weighs

In the USA, crude production moves inexorably higher, as shale producers, made leaner by the downturn, find they can pump oil profitably at lower prices. Given the compounding demand for rigs backed by aggressive production targets of USA oil producers, we forecast the country's oil production to shoot up further in the coming months, which is like...

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  • Volvo, Autoliv deepen self-driving ties with Nvidia
Volvo, Autoliv deepen self-driving ties with Nvidia

Nvidia is now considered a key player developing the "brains" of self-driving cars. Early Tuesday morning, June 27, NVIDIA and Volvo announced that they are redoubling their self-driving system efforts by teaming with a number of other companies to develop and distribute a proprietary autonomous AI platform by the start of the next decade, E...

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  • Amazon Patent Details Multistory Beehives for Drone Delivery Facilities
Amazon Patent Details Multistory Beehives for Drone Delivery Facilities

The alliance said it plans to study the bill carefully. Amazon's drone delivery facilities aim to change that. Years have passed since the technology was first proposed as a means of last-mile delivery, with the occasional but successful test in the interim.

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  • Western Digital objects to SK Hynix participation in Toshiba chip unit sale
Western Digital objects to SK Hynix participation in Toshiba chip unit sale

WD previously partnered with USA private equity fund Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) to make an offer of roughly 2 trillion yen for Toshiba's memory unit. Toshiba CEO Satoshi Tsunakawa told a news conference on Friday that SK Hynix would not be holding any equity and would not be involved in management - an arrangement that was unlikely to raise...

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  • Japan's Takata offers condolences to victims of faulty air bags
Japan's Takata offers condolences to victims of faulty air bags

According to the filing, "KSS will sign related agreements with Takata's clients, to ensure orders in future, and that they will be insulating from any risks stemming from the air bag recall ". Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp., facing lawsuits and recall costs, has filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the United States. "It wo...

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  • Two Troubled Italian Banks to Face Insolvency
Two Troubled Italian Banks to Face Insolvency

Under the deal the good assets of the two lenders were sold to Intesa Sanpaolo (ISP.MI) while their soured loans, and legal risks, were put into a bad bank partly financed by the state. Some European officials have voiced exasperation at the way Italy has dealt with a string of trouble spots in its banking industry, which is weighed down by alm...

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  • Alec Baldwin Will Play Trump on 'SNL' This Fall
Alec Baldwin Will Play Trump on 'SNL' This Fall

During his Spike TV roast, which was taped on Sunday night at New York City's Apollo Theater, his Hollywood cohorts, Robert De Niro , Julianne Moore , Tracy Morgan and Horatio Sands all commended Baldwin's spot-on Trump impression during their roasts.

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  • SpaceX successfully lands second Falcon 9 in 48 hours
SpaceX successfully lands second Falcon 9 in 48 hours

The company may see rapid-fire launches occur more often after it reactivates another launch pad at Cape Canaveral and adds a Texas launch site in 2018. The most-recent came more than a day before SpaceX's planned Monday launch. Liftoff is presently scheduled for 4:24pm ET on Sunday (9:24pm BST). A pre-flown Dragon delivered cargo to the Inte...

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  • Key Takeaways from CBO Score of the Senate's ACA Replacement Plan
Key Takeaways from CBO Score of the Senate's ACA Replacement Plan

The budget office report said it believes the Senate bill "would increase the number of uninsured people substantially". There are 52 Republicans in the chamber, and leadership can only afford two no votes to pass the measure. In a meeting with Senate Republicans, Trump had called the House bill "mean" and asked them to come up with " more g...

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  • Modi, Trump meeting opens new chapter in India-US ties
Modi, Trump meeting opens new chapter in India-US ties

A State Department spokesperson said, "The Secretary noted the Prime Minister's visit will strengthen ties between the United States and India and advance our common interest in fighting terrorism, promoting economic growth and prosperity, and expanding security cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region".

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  • US Republican healthcare bill imperiled with 22 million seen losing insurance
US Republican healthcare bill imperiled with 22 million seen losing insurance

He pointed to Democrats who want to keep Obamacare and the half of Republicans who say the plan isn't full repeal. The Democrats are united in their opposition to this bill, so Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two votes and still pass the measure.

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  • Sprint in exclusive talks with Charter, Comcast on wireless deal
Sprint in exclusive talks with Charter, Comcast on wireless deal

Sprint Corp. has entered into exclusive talks with Charter Communications Inc . and Comcast Corp .as the cable companies explore a deal that could bolster their plans to offer wireless service, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  • London Stock Exchange Group Plc
London Stock Exchange Group Plc

Airain holds 122,942 shares or 0.34% of its portfolio. Millennium Mngmt Lc has invested 0% in Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS). It also reduced Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC) stake by 4,661 shares and now owns 7,570 shares. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, June 16 report. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, Febru...

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  • 93 missing after second landslide hits southwest China
93 missing after second landslide hits southwest China

At least 93 people remain missing, along with 10 confirmed dead, after a landslide crashed down on the village of Xinmo, in mountainous Sichuan province, as dawn broke on Saturday. The area is prone to earthquakes, including one in 1933 that resulted in parts of Diexi town becoming submerged by a nearby lake, and an 8.0 magnitude tremor in central ...

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