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Wall Street rallies for fifth straight session on tech lift Wall Street rallies for fifth straight session on tech lift
- Febrero 16, 2018

Inflation and higher wages can cut into company profits, and higher interest rates slow down economic growth. ". The ability of the markets to spit out bad news in terms of the higher inflation, weaker sales is a pretty strong sign", Brown said. (Más...)
Macron: France To 'Strike' If Syria Used Chemical Weapons On Civilians Macron: France To 'Strike' If Syria Used Chemical Weapons On Civilians
- Febrero 15, 2018

Upon graduation, he served the government as an Inspecteur Générale des Finances. The overlap has not gone unnoticed. Britain's Office for National Statistics (ONS) has calculated the UK's net contribution figure for 2015 at some £9.9bn (€12.7bn), making it the second largest contributor behind Germany, which contributes roughly €16bn or 19% of the budget. (Más...)
Trump officials sidestepped wife-beating allegations to protect Kushner and Ivanka: report Trump officials sidestepped wife-beating allegations to protect Kushner and Ivanka: report
- Febrero 15, 2018

FBI Director Christopher Wray revealed Tuesday that the FBI had closed its investigation of White House staff secretary Rob Porter in January. "The FBI submitted a partial report on the investigation in question in March, and then a completed background investigation in late July", Wray said. (Más...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Has Headphone Jack, Few Other Tricks — Friday in CE
- Febrero 15, 2018

The biggest difference between the DeX Station and the DeX Pad is that a Galaxy phone will be laid down flat on the pad. Some are from Google , others come from Samsung itself . If the rumors are accurate, the new position will allow the display of the handset to be used as a trackpad. What's interesting is that, even though version 8.1 exists, Samsung is pushing Android 8 .0 Oreo . (Más...)
Amateur astronomers photograph Tesla Roadster in space Amateur astronomers photograph Tesla Roadster in space
- Febrero 12, 2018

SpaceX made history this week by successfully launching a Tesla Roadster into space on Tuesday. When the launch went off without a hitch she could relax. But the Model 3 was meant to be a middle-class car, priced at a relatively more reasonable $35,000. However, the trajectory was not what it was supposed to be. (Más...)
It's a naked marathon in South Korea -- sort of It's a naked marathon in South Korea -- sort of
- Febrero 12, 2018

Here's a look at the performers. Moon, in a statement, said athletes from North and South will "work together for victory". In a statement, organizers issued an apology "to all those affected". She seems not-so scary, but she shares a similar belief system that has made her brother such a feared authoritarian. Russian officials have already been denying reports that they are responsible for any cyber attacks since before the opening ceremony Friday. (Más...)
Comey: Memo on FBI, DOJ Violations 'Destroyed Trust' in Intelligence Community Comey: Memo on FBI, DOJ Violations 'Destroyed Trust' in Intelligence Community
- Febrero 11, 2018

Even as Democrats described it as inaccurate, some Republicans quickly cited the memo - released over the objections of the FBI and Justice Department - in their arguments that Mueller's investigation is politically tainted. Apart from publication of the memo , Trump's own stinging attacks on top Justice Department and FBI officials fuelled the suspicions further. The document was also sent to House Speaker Paul Ryan's office, he said . (Más...)
Reigning Gold Medalist Drops Out Of Winter Olympics After Brain Injury Reigning Gold Medalist Drops Out Of Winter Olympics After Brain Injury
- Febrero 11, 2018

The Winter Olympics kicked off from Pyeongchang , South Korea, on Friday night and NBC saw just a slight drop in TV ratings from four years ago. Kim, who retired after winning a silver medal in Sochi, performed a brief skating routine before sending flames shooting up to light the cauldron. (Más...)
Winter Olympics kick off in South Korea Winter Olympics kick off in South Korea
- Febrero 11, 2018

But the prospect could sow division between the dovish leader, who has long argued for engagement with the nuclear-armed North to bring it to the negotiating table, and US President Donald Trump, who last year traded personal insults and threats of war with Kim. (Más...)
Biathlon winner slips up — Winter Olympics update Biathlon winner slips up — Winter Olympics update
- Febrero 11, 2018

They were at speedskating, too. Per Reuters' Karolos Grohmann , the hiccups also included failed drone deployments during the ceremony, forcing broadcasters to splice in pre-recorded footage of the high-tech theatrics. And she gave credit to her North Korean counterpart for helping that process. 5 - NBCUniversal networks that will broadcast the games (NBC, NBC Sports Network, CNBC, USA and the Olympic Channel). (Más...)
Gowdy: Memo Has No Impact on Russia Probe Gowdy: Memo Has No Impact on Russia Probe
- Febrero 10, 2018

It's nice to see the news pages engaging in this kind of obvious scrutiny , but that scrutiny only matters if they do something about it-and if the rest of the media joins them. The memo published last Friday at the behest of Rep. Devin Nunes , chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, suggests the FBI and Justice Department improperly surveilled a former adviser to the Trump campaign. (Más...)
Are Pence and Tillerson 'Signaling' about Direct Talks with Pyongyang? Are Pence and Tillerson 'Signaling' about Direct Talks with Pyongyang?
- Febrero 10, 2018

Kim Yo Jong is the youngest daughter of the North's late leader Kim Jong Il, who had multiple wives. While the games sponsor Samsung Electronics has donated 4,000 "Olympic edition" handsets of its flagship Galaxy Note 8 device to be distributed among athletes and IOC officials free of charge, a Pyeongchang organizing committee spokeswoman told AFP that " North Korean and Iranian athletes will be excluded because of existing UN sanctions" against the two countries. (Más...)
Grassley, Pelosi urge Trump: Let Mueller do his work Grassley, Pelosi urge Trump: Let Mueller do his work
- Febrero 09, 2018

But near the end of the segment, Hannity made an about-face. On Friday, Ruddy took an odd victory lap . Such a firing would have set the investigation back months, and possibly could have silenced it altogether. Richard Blumenthal renewed calls for Congress to pass a bill that would make it harder for Trump to unilaterally fire Mueller. We've all known people like this. (Más...)
Sessions calls for 'fresh start' at FBI
- Febrero 09, 2018

The only justification for classifying information is to protect national security. Having read the public elements of the dossier, that seems unlikely that the latter is the case. On CNN Tuesday, Schiff already began filling in some of the blanks. Some may question whether the FISA Court has the authority to enter the fray. (Más...)
Palace: ICC to mount 'preliminary examination' of war on drugs EJKs Palace: ICC to mount 'preliminary examination' of war on drugs EJKs
- Febrero 09, 2018

To encourage innovation, the government is partnering with leading private sector companies and aggressively promoting micro, small and medium enterprises, which comprise about 98 per cent of registered enterprises in the country. And in the current tropical temperatures, it's raining almost every day. Growth in the Philippines has been among the fastest in the region, staying above 6 percent since 2012. (Más...)
Trump Tweets Memo 'Totally Vindicates' Him In Russia Inquiry Trump Tweets Memo 'Totally Vindicates' Him In Russia Inquiry
- Febrero 08, 2018

Furthermore, this alleged spying on the Trump campaign by the Obama adminstration proves the highly partisan nature of the FBI's Russian probe. Adam Schiff insisted. But it's unclear how much or what information Steele collected made it into the application, or how much has been corroborated. (Más...)
Kim Jong Un's sister to make historic visit to South for Olympics Kim Jong Un's sister to make historic visit to South for Olympics
- Febrero 08, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae In plans to meet her and other senior North Korean officials in Pyeongchang on Friday. On October 10, 2015, the reclusive, and diplomatically elusive North is set to put on its biggest show to date - a goose-stepping, tank-rumbling, missile-bristling tribute to the Workers' Party that has served at the whim of three generations of the ruling Kim family. (Más...)
What Jon Moss and the linesman said before Harry Kane penalty decision What Jon Moss and the linesman said before Harry Kane penalty decision
- Febrero 08, 2018

Kane has won back-to-back golden boot and tops the log with 22 goals, hitting a century PL goals with his goal against Liverpool . Tottenham , fifth in the table and a point outside of the UEFA Champions League places, finished second last season but Rooney warned Kane's motivation may soon turn from goals to trophies. (Más...)
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 has its very own crooner; watch video Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 has its very own crooner; watch video
- Febrero 07, 2018

Norovirus is the most commonly reported source of food poisoning, and it causes more than 600 million cases every year, according to the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention . No athletes have been affected. Coates says CAS will hear the cases in Pyeongchang. Christophe Dubi, the International Olympic Committee's Deputy Olympic Games Executive Director, said yesterday that hand sanitizers had been placed at Games venues, including the athletes' village. (Más...)
Donald Trump accused of lying over 'record' State of the Union viewers Donald Trump accused of lying over 'record' State of the Union viewers
- Febrero 07, 2018

Does he intend to give his cabinet freewheeling authority to get rid of career employees who support environmental protection, health and safety regulations, and reliance on scientific evidence, such as the consensus that humans cause climate change? The president mentioned Fox News, which drew the largest audience this year with 11.7 million viewers. (Más...)
'An American Disgrace': Trump Speaks About Russian Probe, Nunes Memo 'An American Disgrace': Trump Speaks About Russian Probe, Nunes Memo
- Febrero 07, 2018

It further alleges that former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe testified that the Bureau would not have sought the warrant but for what they learned from the dossier-a new claim, but one that House Democrats are already disputing. Director Mueller frequently referenced in his testimony a little-known requirement for FBI trainees-each class of FBI agents would visit the Holocaust Museum to get a visceral look at what can result when law enforcement becomes a tool of repression, or worse. (Más...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Color Variants — Tag Samsung Galaxy S9 Color Variants — Tag
- Febrero 07, 2018

Yes, no more fingerprint reader sitting on the side of the camera. This means that the starting price of the Galaxy S9 could be £790, which equals to $1104. "We could see a price increase as likely, with Apple and now Samsung raising prices given the added functionality in the new device". A recent patent filing by Samsung describes how the new feature will work. (Más...)
George Papadopoulos, Not Steele Dossier, Triggered Investigation into Trump Campaign: Nunes Memo
- Febrero 05, 2018

The memo confirms the FBI's counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign began in July 2016, months before the surveillance warrant was sought, and was "triggered" by information concerning campaign aide George Papadopoulos. Their (sic) was no Collusion and there was no Obstruction (the word now used because, after one year of looking endlessly and finding NOTHING, collusion is dead). (Más...)
'That's it?' Fired FBI chief Comey scoffs at GOP memo 'That's it?' Fired FBI chief Comey scoffs at GOP memo
- Febrero 05, 2018

Dick Durbin, the number two Senate Democrat , warned on Sunday against any such move. The response from the FBI has been that it omits relevant information, that the dossier was not the only evidence that was used. And I know that they knew that Hillary paid for it. Trump's oldest son Donald Trump Jr tweeted that it should be "game over" for the Russia investigation . (Más...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 to sport 5.7-inch Infinite Display Samsung Galaxy S9 to sport 5.7-inch Infinite Display
- Febrero 05, 2018

In truth we're not massively surprised by this news. "With handsets these days lasting longer, more people are holding onto their phones and opting to go SIM only as a cheaper option ". The two variants, the S9 and S9+, will sport 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch Super AMOLED screens respectively. And at the top of the list of new phones is the Samsung Galaxy S9 . (Más...)
Trump urges GOP to vote on his immigration plan — The Latest Trump urges GOP to vote on his immigration plan — The Latest
- Febrero 04, 2018

In his address , Trump said the visa lottery "randomly hands out green cards without any regard for skill, merit, or the safety of our people". After detailing what has been done in his first year as president, Trump revealed his plans for the future. (Más...)
Trump claims memo Trump claims memo "vindicates" him in Mueller probe
- Febrero 04, 2018

On Friday, a former special assistant to Comey announced his resignation from the bureau with a scathing column in the New York Times that put into words what many agents are feeling. "I think it's a disgrace". "Let me just say the vast, vast, vast majority of the men and women of the FBI are doing a great job", he said Thursday afternoon. (Más...)
Trump praised for national unity remarks in State of the Union Trump praised for national unity remarks in State of the Union
- Febrero 03, 2018

When broken down by network, CNN reports that after Fox News, the next highest number of viewers goes to CBS and NBC, which both averaged about seven million during the address. "On immigration in particular, the changes Trump is seeking on legal immigration in particular are almost certainly non-starters among Democrats", said Galdieri. (Más...)
Here's the memo alleging surveillance abuse by the FBI
- Febrero 03, 2018

Page has not been charged with a crime, and has accused the government of improperly eavesdropping on him. These were the same agencies that cleared Hillary Clinton of wrongdoing in her classified email scandal, a subject that President Trump railed about consistently as he campaigned for the White House . (Más...)
North Korean athletes cross border for Olympics North Korean athletes cross border for Olympics
- Febrero 03, 2018

The Weather Company's primary journalistic mission is to report on breaking weather news, the environment and the importance of science to our lives . 10, 2015, when the country celebrated the 70th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party, which saw some 20,000 troops and 100,000 civilians in attendance in Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang. (Más...)
Rockets from Syria kill teen in Turkey's border town Rockets from Syria kill teen in Turkey's border town
- Febrero 02, 2018

Khalil said he has pressed other NATO members to urge Turkey to stop airstrikes. The wall is now almost finished. It was designated a de-escalation zone by Turkey , Russia and Iran. This is not the case on the ground. Anyone with a conscience remembers what happened to the Christian Armenians in Turkey . 'Anti-war (journalists) can 'express' their opinions like this, ' he wrote. (Más...)
Final sentencing hearing begins for Nassar in Eaton Co Final sentencing hearing begins for Nassar in Eaton Co
- Febrero 01, 2018

The spokesperson said Hershey decided not to renew the partnership after its two-year agreement ended at the end of last year. He was voted in unanimously after last week's resignation of Lou Anna Simon. For years, gymnasts tried to tell their story, their horror, their shame. Eleven of his clients have signed up to give statements on Nassar. The 20-year-old said she is busy training for the 2020 Olympics, conquering her schooling and getting her business degree, as well as promoting the new ... (Más...)
Trump issues call for unity in first State of the Union address
- Febrero 01, 2018

All by keeping out immigrants. A president can use it to set priorities for his administration and party - to get everyone on his side working together. There are walls, fences, sensors, armed guards, checkpoints, cameras, even drones. Finally, what would a Trump speech be without a gratuitous reference to MS-13? Ritholtz Wealth Management CEO Josh Brown said he was disappointed Trump didn't provide more specifics about his infrastructure plan and said Democrats would be wise ... (Más...)
North Korea may parade missiles on eve of Olympics
- Febrero 01, 2018

To compound the problem still further, the Trump administration has announced as its goal that North Korea surrender its nuclear capability, and suggests that anything less will require military action. One thing that is absolutely sure is that the vast [number of] North Korean artillery aimed at Seoul will do appalling damage immediately if North Korea is attacked. (Más...)
DelBene: Trump's take on immigration 'does not move us forward' DelBene: Trump's take on immigration 'does not move us forward'
- Febrero 01, 2018

Trump vilified them. This included parents of two teenagers killed by MS-13, a gang comprising Central American immigrants; parents of an American who was tortured in North Korean custody; and a North Korean defector who was tortured by the regime. (Más...)