• U.S. tells United Nations human rights forum to remove 'chronic anti-Israel bias'
U.S. tells United Nations human rights forum to remove 'chronic anti-Israel bias'

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley stated that the "anti-Israel bias" found within the Human Rights Council (UNHRC) might be the reason why the US may refrain from being part of the group. The U.S. has always been a critic of the council, leading to a three-year boycott from 2006 to 2009 under former President George W. Bush . "No, I'm not going to c...

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  • Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm
Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm

Jon Tester that "It's part of the Bob Mueller investigation", and the subject of congressional probes. "Our president [Vladimir Putin] and your representatives said that this crisis [around Qatar] should be resolved at the negotiating table so that all concerns should be alleviated through dialogue", Lavrov told reporters.

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  • Roche hands back rights to NewLink's immunotherapy
Roche hands back rights to NewLink's immunotherapy

Finally, Elkfork Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of NewLink Genetics Corp during the fourth quarter valued at $157,000. YTD, the current share price of the stock is below -39.30 percent. The company's market cap is $197.56 million. The biotechnology company reported ($0.72) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.8...

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  • Theresa May faces calls to resign after election shock
Theresa May faces calls to resign after election shock

The Conservatives won the most seats in parliament. Trump recognised a kindred spirit in Farage's populist touch and he was the first British politician to meet the new president previous year. But her party's huge lead in the opinion polls - 20 percent in most cases - made the prospect too tempting to pass up. Noting the "crucial Brexit talks ...

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  • EU presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks
EU presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks

The U.K. could suffer another ratings downgrade after a General Election led to a hung parliament , Moritz Kraemer, sovereign chief ratings officer at S&P Global, told CNBC on Friday. "The renewable and clean tech industry has been waiting for almost a year for the release of the Clean Growth Plan and it's now critical for us that we have a clea...

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  • President Trump's Lawyer Calls James Comey's Sworn Testimony Untrue
President Trump's Lawyer Calls James Comey's Sworn Testimony Untrue

Speaking to reporters a day after Mr Comey testified to the Senate intelligence panel, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said it was "beyond the pale" that Mr Trump had asked Mr Comey , then head of the independent law enforcement agency, for his loyalty.

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  • Bella Bond's father, medical examiner expected in court Friday
Bella Bond's father, medical examiner expected in court Friday

McCarthy had of Amoroso, 34, a former crack addict and convicted thief who is now on probation for domestic abuse. Also, that Bond told him she wrapped the dead tot in a blanket after prosecutors say McCarthy, her live-in boyfriend, beat Bella to death.

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  • Galaxy recall issued as Mars admits some chocolates may contain Salmonella
Galaxy recall issued as Mars admits some chocolates may contain Salmonella

The products believed to be at risk have a best before date of May 6, 2018 or May 13, 2018. The products affected have a best before date of either 6 May 2018 or 13 May 2018 and Mars said that only "a small number of these products" had been distributed in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

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  • Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Endo International plc - Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:ENDP)
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Endo International plc - Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:ENDP)

The stock has performed 1.55% over the last seven days, 7.49% over the last thirty, and 30.86% over the last three months. Canaccord Genuity set a $14.00 target price on shares of Endo International plc - and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, May 22nd.

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  • Backed forces fighting Islamic State enter Syria stronghold of Raqqa
Backed forces fighting Islamic State enter Syria stronghold of Raqqa

The strikes came at a time when the US-led coalition carried out an offensive, part of the larger operation to retake the city of Raqqa. The Syrian Democratic Forces alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters began the battle for the city earlier this week after seven months of fighting to surround the militant stronghold.

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  • Louisiana Senate rejects House budget offer
Louisiana Senate rejects House budget offer

While the Senate parliamentarian's decision is pending, senators were told Tuesday in their working group meeting that prospects for a favorable decision didn't look good, according to Axios . Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) hopes for a slower rollback of Obamacare's Medicaid expansion. Some centrist Republicans, like Sen. Sources close to th...

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  • U.S. may withdraw from UN Human Rights Council
U.S. may withdraw from UN Human Rights Council

The United Nation's Human Rights Council has been an global laughing stock for years, providing a platform to tyrannical nations including China, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Egypt, and Cuba to voice their opposition to the USA and Israel. This is the scandalous provision that singles out Israel for automatic criticism. And it established a special rap...

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  • Backed militia says it has begun siege of ISIS 'capital' Raqqa
Backed militia says it has begun siege of ISIS 'capital' Raqqa

Although IS still controls the south bank of the Euphrates opposite Raqqa , coalition airstrikes in recent months have destroyed the bridges connecting it to the city. Turkish president Erdogan is angry that the United States continues to support and arm the YPG whom he regards as a terrorist group. The coalition began its air campaign against I...

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  • Woman accused of leak ordered to remain jailed pending trial
Woman accused of leak ordered to remain jailed pending trial

Winner, prosecutors say when confronted with the allegations, admitted to intentionally leaking the classified document and was arrested June 3 in Augusta , Georgia . A Bernie Sanders supporter, yoga enthusiast and supporter of numerous left-wing causes, victor appeared most agitated in recent months over the standoff involving the Dakota A...

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  • North Korea wants the world to know it can sink warships
North Korea wants the world to know it can sink warships

North Korea test-fired multiple projectiles believed to be ground-to-ship cruise missiles Thursday morning into its eastern waters, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said. Global tensions with North Korea have been heating up, and the Department of Defense is finally speaking up about it. The provocations are expected to dampen Moon's ...

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  • RugbyL: NSW rock Queensland with big win in Origin opener
RugbyL: NSW rock Queensland with big win in Origin opener

Great players get loyalty. "I don't think he is at risk of doing something silly". The NSW players are mentally tarred-and-feathered before they even get into the ground as their bus is forced to navigate the infamous Caxton Street, just next to the ground, where Queensland fans gather to point, jeer and do something much worse - smile - as t...

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  • UAE expects actions, not talks from Qatar to end diplomatic standoff
UAE expects actions, not talks from Qatar to end diplomatic standoff

Russian hackers are believed to have breached Qatar's state news agency in order to plant a fabricated news story that may have influenced the diplomatic crisis in the Middle East, CNN reported on Tuesday . Qatar hosts 8,000 U.S. military personnel at al Udeid, the largest United States air base in the Middle East and a key site for airstrike...

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  • Russia interfered in US elections, says James Comey
Russia interfered in US elections, says James Comey

There were a series of bombshells from former FBI Director James Comey's first - and likely only - public appearance before Congress since President Trump fired him. "I woke up in the middle of the night on Monday night because it didn't dawn on me originally that there might be corroboration for our conversation, there might be a tape".

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  • UK Election Exit Poll: Theresa May Loses Majority
UK Election Exit Poll: Theresa May Loses Majority

While May could still win a majority, attention will turn to her future after the decision to call an early election and strengthen her mandate backfired. United Kingdom time, predicts the Conservatives will win 316 seats, down 17, with Jeremy Corbyn's Labour party behind on 266, up 34. Labour began the campaign behind by double-digits in t...

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  • Body of Frenchman recovered from Thames, UK attack death toll
Body of Frenchman recovered from Thames, UK attack death toll

The man who was arrested at a residence - a 29-year-old - was also arrested on suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts. Officials said assailants plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge using a van, then drove to Borough Market, where they attacked people with knives.

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