Author: 0 Eurogroup chief is "positive" on breakthrough in Greek talks

Greece will legislate fiscal measures agreed with its worldwide creditors in the coming weeks, the country's Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said after a meeting of euro zone finance ministers in Malta on Friday. "We have an agreement on the overarching elements of policy in terms of size, timing and sequencing of the reforms", Dijsselbloem said on Friday. "The Greek people deserve the conclusion of the second review", he said.

Finanza Trump's United Nations envoy says removal of Syria's Bashar al-Assad a priority
Author: 0 Trump's United Nations envoy says removal of Syria's Bashar al-Assad a priority

Haley on Friday told a special session of the UN Security Council that the United States was "prepared to do more" in Syria and that it was Washington's "vital national interest" to stop the use and spread of chemical weapons. "Lavrov stressed that an attack on a country whose government is fighting terrorism only plays into the hands of extremists creates additional threats to regional and global security", the statement said.

Finanza Four dead after avalanche near Lions Bay
Author: 0 Four dead after avalanche near Lions Bay

Percival says witnesses have reported that a snow ledge, or cornice, may have given way, however, that had not been confirmed before the search was suspended Saturday evening due to darkness. The search continues for the fifth hiker. Colwell said, "It's obviously been very hard for them". Percival says Lions Bay Search and Rescue was immediately activated, and with the assistance of Squamish and North Shore Rescue deployed 19 volunteers and two chartered helicopters.

Author: 0 British PM Refused to Wear Head Scarf in Saudi Arabia Trip

May has said she would be looking to use the "immense potential for Saudi investment to provide a boost to the British economy" during her trip to the region. Saudi Arabia has bought more than $5 billion (4.7 billion euros) worth of arms from the USA and Britain, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute think tank.

Finanza Houston Astros, Game 5 Open Thread
Author: 0 Houston Astros, Game 5 Open Thread

Manager A.J. Hinch said Gregerson didn't look like himself on Saturday night. The Astros finally began to get to Vargas in the seventh when Carlos Correa led off with a single and Carlos Beltran brought him home with a double to deep right-center.

Author: 0 Moscow Statement Endorses West Jerusalem As Israeli Capital

Under the 1948 partition plan, Jerusalem, with its holy sites, was designated an global city. The U.S. and Russian Federation will be the first countries to acknowledge any part of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. Especially problematic for Israel is the reference to "UN-approved principles for a Palestinian-Israeli settlement". A joint report by the Commission of Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs, Palestinian Prisoner's Society (PPS), Al Mezan center for Human Rights, Prisoners ...

Finanza Police in India arrest alleged ringleader of IRS scam
Author: 0 Police in India arrest alleged ringleader of IRS scam

The scam came to light a year ago when the Thane police raided three call centers at Mira Road in Thane district on the night of October 5. "After the person believed them, they would ask them to deposit a certain sum to avail of them as "gove rnment fees", said a senior Thane police official.

Author: 0 Boris Johnson calls off Moscow visit over Syria

Russia, one of the main backers of the Assad regime alongside Iran, condemned the USA strike, denouncing a "flagrant violation of worldwide law and an act of aggression". But the USA said that only one of its missiles did not hit its target. Pentagon spokesman Captain Jeff Davis added they also didn't strike positions where they thought Russian personnel would be.

Finanza Hamilton welcomes
Author: 0 Hamilton welcomes "best against best" rivalry with Vettel

Although he has three World titles to his name, Lewis Hamilton's hunger to win another has "frickin doubled" especially after losing the crown a year ago. They are also the two youngest World Championship victor, with Vettel breaking Hamilton's record in 2010 when he triumphed at the age of 23 and 133 days.

Author: 0 Equal Pay Day Highlights Newest Gender Wage Gap Numbers

Four years after she wrote " Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead", Sandberg feels that women are still not better off in terms of workplace equality. And yes, this is ridiculous, and what's even more ridiculous is that white women are expected to achieve equal pay by 2056. At the current rate, according to an Equal Pay Day release from the Institute for Women's Policy Research , women in the US will not see equal pay until 2059.

Author: 0 Defeating Islamic State is 'first priority' in Syria: Tillerson

But in the aftermath of the attack, Trump ordered the strike targeting the Shayrat air base in central Syria's Homs province with 59 Tomahawk missiles. "What America waged in an aggression on Syria is a crossing of red lines ". Russia's failures to rid Syria of weapons stockpiles "has led to the killing of more children and innocents", he said.

Finanza Hirayama makes Canadian rugby sevens history by reaching 1000-point plateau
Author: 0 Hirayama makes Canadian rugby sevens history by reaching 1000-point plateau

McGrath's Canada side had beaten France 28-14 earlier in the day and beaten Kenya 17-14 on day one to make sure they will be in the business end of things come the third day in Hong Kong. it's special for him to come back to Hong Kong and to get his first title". He believes series leaders South Africa will be favourites to win both in Hong Kong and Singapore.

Author: 0 SpaceX successfully launches used rocket into orbit

Land, refuel and then back up again, with everything leading to one day putting humanity "out there among the stars". SpaceX has now landed, as well as launched, Falcon 9 first stages nine times. But Musk said his company has so far spent about $1 billion to develop reusability for the launch booster, the most expensive part of the rocket .

Author: 0 EPA head rejects pesticide ban recommended by agency

In 2015, scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency advised the Obama administration to ban one of the nation's most popular pesticides , chlorpyrifos, after concluding that the chemical impaired fetal brain and nervous-system development.

Finanza Syria's allies pledge to retaliate after USA airstrike
Author: 0 Syria's allies pledge to retaliate after USA airstrike

Mr Johnson had originally planned to fly out to Moscow at the end of March, but rescheduled the visit in order to attend a meeting with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation counterparts, including USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson. Pressing Lavrov on Russia's failure to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is likely to be part of the agenda. "By proxy Russian Federation is responsible for every civilian death last week", he said.

Author: 0 Maxine Waters: Bill O'Reilly 'needs to go to jail'

Yet in the last week, at least 52 advertisers - some of them blue chip names, including Mercedes, BMW, Advil, and Jenny Craig - have pulled their advertising from his program, citing new reporting of allegations of sexual harassment and legal settlements paid out by Fox.

Author: 0 Gonzalo Higuain porta il Napoli in Tribunale: richiesti al club 600mila euro

La gente proprio non riesce a capire che è andato via solo per il suo brutto rapporto con De Laurentiis. Insomma, tutto potrebbe proseguire in tribunale tra carte bollate e avvocati. La Gazzetta evidenzia come tra i documenti discussi c'è anche una comunicazione elettronica in cui l'attaccante annunciava, in anticipo rispetto alla definizione della trattativa, di voler passare alla Juventus attraverso l'esercizio della clausola rescissoria, come effettivamente avvenuto.

Author: 0 Battle of Vimy Ridge remembered

The Battle for Vimy Ridge was a distinctly Canadian effort from the beginning, a true demonstration of all the best qualities that Canada represents: individual initiative; esprit de corps; gumption; enthusiasm. Men from all backgrounds and places, but all of them proudly wearing the "Canada" shoulder badge that separated them from the millions of other soldiers on the Western Front.

Finanza US Considers Putting Nukes in South Korea
Author: 0 US Considers Putting Nukes in South Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has visited a mushroom farm, expressing satisfaction that it was built with indigenous technology and materials, Pyongyang's state media said Saturday . Pacific Command ordered the ships to sail north instead. "The number one threat in the region continues to be North Korea, due to its reckless, irresponsible, and destabilizing program of missile tests and pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability", Benham said.

Author: 0 US Looks at Russia's Role in Syria's Nerve-Gas Attack

By ordering USA airstrikes in Syria, President Trump showed the world the difference between leading from behind and leading from the front, Sean Hannity said tonight. strikes in Syria and said the consequences for regional and worldwide stability could be extremely serious. "Since 2011, Bashar al-Assad's forces have killed an estimated 400,000 people - mostly civilians - by unconscionably targeting and attacking major population centers".

Finanza Christie, blaming Amtrak, seeks money for rail problems
Author: 0 Christie, blaming Amtrak, seeks money for rail problems

Northeast. Amtrak made its announcement after the heads of the two major commuter rail lines that use Penn Station leveled strong criticisms and called for swifter action . Christie sent letters Thursday to Democratic Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez, Republican Representatives Rodney Frelinghuysen and Frank LoBiondo and Democratic Rep.

Author: 0 Strange but true: Arsenal have more points than last season

Asked whether he would make the announcement or if it would come from Arsenal , he replied: "From the club". Wenger was then asked on three different occasions if he could confirm the existence of a two-year contract offered to him by the club, but he would give no answer.

Author: 0 The Heat: Xi-Trump Summit wraps up in Florida

On Friday, the unpredictable Trump not only set a different tone but also avoided any public lapses in protocol that Chinese officials had feared could embarrass their leader. Xi landed in Alaska for a refueling stop following his meeting with President Donald Trump earlier Friday in Florida. Trump also lauded his interactions with Xi, saying the talks had been "tremendous".

Finanza Uber's self-driving cars back on road after crash in Arizona
Author: 0 Uber's self-driving cars back on road after crash in Arizona

The difference between the California programme and those in Arizona and Pennsylvania was that California barred passengers from riding in the vehicles. The more road testing time it can get in, the better. Although they reissued a limited permit in March, only two self-driving Uber cars in San Francisco have it, the same ones that will now resume tests.

Finanza Few ads run on 'O'Reilly Factor' as boycott takes effect
Author: 0 Few ads run on 'O'Reilly Factor' as boycott takes effect

Almost 60 advertisers have pulled ads from his primetime program "The O'Reilly Factor" as a result. The Jenny Craig defection shows how dire the situation has become for Fox News. In case you haven't heard, Bill O'Reilly is in the middle of a sexual harassment controversy. At least one spot was aimed directly at women viewers.

Author: 0 CA Legislature approves $5 billion gas tax for major road repairs

Forgotten are the billions California families have already paid in levies for infrastructure fix every time they purchase gas and every time they register a new auto - and every year afterwards (unlike many other states). The Orange County Democrat did not vote. Brown has been championing this need for several years. On Thursday, lawmakers also amended a budget trailer bill to give $427 million in transportation funding to Riverside County, home of two other swing voters: Sen.

Author: 0 US vows to keep up pressure on Syria after missile strikes

There's no denying that the images of the Syrian chemical attack victims were gut wrenching. Activists said the air base, hangars, fuel depot and aircraft were badly damaged. The statement of the Turkish Foreign Ministry on April 7 contained an important detail, making a call to stand against all kinds of attacks on civilians, whether chemical or conventional .

Author: 0 Taking a Fresh Look at Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (GBSN)

Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $ on the shares of Great Basin Scientific, Inc. The 1-year price target of the company is 1575840. The stock touched its high share price of $145680 on April 15, 2016 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on April 3, 2017 as $0.

Author: 0 The Senate just got ever closer to a 'nuclear' fight

The final vote on Gorsuch's nomination is slated for one week from Friday . Republicans argued Reid broke Senate rules that typically require 67 votes to change a Senate rule by simply declaring he could do it with 51 votes. "And I support his confirmation", he said. The White House said, however, it appears that the Democrats chose to oppose Gorsuch "before he was even nominated".

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly Scandal

Fox, of course, is already mired in controversy over the numerous sexual misconduct claims women have made against its former CEO, Roger Ailes. A NY appeals court granted McPhilmy residential custody of the couple's two children, and O'Reilly filed a separate suit against his ex-wife in the amount of $10 million accusing her of infidelity.

Author: 0 Splash! Jerry Brown Says California's Drought Is Over

That emergency had been in place since 2014; now, only Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Tuolumne counties remain under the emergency's much-diminished umbrella. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor , only about 8 percent of California remains in a drought. "Most water suppliers have exceeded that amount".

Author: 0 FG Commences Meningitis C Reactive Vaccination In Zamfara

He added that reports from the field indicated early progress in the vaccination exercise. By April 5, a total 438 people have been killed across 19 states and 109 council areas in the latest outbreak of the disease, up from 336 announced on April 3.

Author: 0 US Strike Designed to Deter Assad Regime's Use of Chemical Weapons

The village is in the northern province of Raqqa where USA -backed Syrian fighters have been on the offensive against ISIS under the cover of US -led coalition airstrikes. Iran's Mohammad Baqeri and Russia's Valery Gerasimov "stressed that the two countries would continue their cooperation with the Syrian government until the full defeat of the terrorists and their backers in the country", IRNA added.

Author: 0 Dog attacks on mail carriers rise again as online sales boom

The postal service released the annual report to coincide with National Dog Bite Prevention Week , which begins Sunday. Charlotte nipped Seattle and St. The nationwide number of dog attacks rose since last year - up to 6,755, an increase of more than 200 over the previous year . "There is also possible liability for the pet owner for the victim's pain, suffering and medical expenses".

Author: 0 House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes To Step Aside From Russia Probe

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the Russian government meddled in last year's election, hoping to help Trump and harm Hillary Clinton. Nunes has no one but himself to blame for this unforced error. Nunes then briefed Trump without first disclosing his information to the committee's top Democrat, California Rep. Adam Schiff , or other members of the committee.

Author: 0 Gov. Jerry Brown Lifts Drought Emergency For Most Of California

After a winter of massive mountain snowfall and heavy rains elsewhere, the governor on Friday has lifted his drought emergency declarations and orders that date back to 2014 for most of the state. "Efficiency is the cheapest and smartest way to extend our water resources". "Careful, sparing use of water from backyards to businesses and farm fields will help us endure the next inevitable drought".

Author: 0 Rose blooms on Augusta's back nine to grab share of lead

Garcia has never seriously contended in the Masters , however, so while this is 19th appearance at Augusta , being part of a 36-hole lead is new territory. "It was another day where you really had to battle, make a lot of pars and pick up the odd birdie" he told Sky Sports after his round. "That for me is already a win, and then, you know, if we can put the cherry on top, that would be even better".

Author: 0 March jobs report shows divergence between households and companies

Most important, it did so without a decline in the share of Americans working or looking for work, known as labor force participation rate, which stayed the same. "The unemployment rate was down to its lowest level in nearly a decade". The unemployment rate has been five percent or lower for well over a year. Employers added 98,000 jobs last month - far fewer than the 180,000 expected by economists and less than half the figure for January and February.

Finanza United In Hot Water For Refusing To Board Two Girls Wearing Leggings
Author: 0 United In Hot Water For Refusing To Board Two Girls Wearing Leggings

More on the story ... The youngest girl put on a dress over the leggings and was allowed on the plane, while the two teenagers took a later flight after they obtained clothing deemed appropriate, reported. United specifies in its passenger contract that the airline can decline service to any passenger who is "barefoot or not properly clothed ". United later said that the passengers were using passes through the company's travel perk program.

Author: 0 One For Arthur adds tartan touch to Grand National

The League Against Cruel Sports and Animal Aid are both asking the public not to bet on the Aintree race on Saturday saying the only sure thing is that horses will get injured and die. He jumped right at the Canal Turn on the second circuit, we bumped into another horse and I almost came out the side. One For Arthur is owned by Two Golf Widows, who are are Belinda McClung and Deborah Thomson .

Author: 0 U.S. unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade

But economists are already calling it a one month "blip" that may be due to winter weather. "If we are right, expect to see rising odds of a rate hike in 2017", Marion wrote. That was a large drop from February, which saw 238,000 jobs added to the USA economy. Those jobs tend to come with good paychecks and benefits. According to new numbers released by Statistics Canada on Friday , Barrie's unemployment rate went from 7.2 per cent in February to 6.8 per cent in March.

Author: 0 Alberta economy creates 20000 jobs in March: Statistics Canada

Average hourly earnings are still on the rise, increasing 5 cents in March to $26.14, according to the report. America only added 98,000 jobs, according to the Labor Department. Last month, construction jobs rose 6,000, the weakest gain since August, after robust increases in January and February. Retail trade lost 29,700 jobs in February, with the vast majority of cuts coming from department stores that sell everything from furniture to vegetables.

Author: 0 United Nations condemns North Korea missile test, Japan extends unilateral bans

North Korea belligerence, however, has been accompanied by increased emphasis on reconciliation with the South following the impeachment of Park Geun-hye, the former president. "It is 100 percent possible" that the USA could prevent a nuclear strike by hacking a North Korean missile, David Kennedy , a cyber warfare and intelligence expert, told Business Insider .

Finanza Sacked South African Minister Breaks Silence on Intelligence Report
Author: 0 Sacked South African Minister Breaks Silence on Intelligence Report

He says a need arises for the leadership of the ANC as the ruling party to seriously apply its mind and express a collective view to these developments. President Jacob Zuma's midnight sacking of Gordhan shook South African markets on Friday, undermining his authority and threatening to split the African National Congress that has governed since the end of apartheid.

Author: 0 Flint Water Crisis: Residents May Reach Deal to Fix 18000 Water Lines

Here is some of the reaction following the judge's action on the settlement. Over the next year, investigations at multiple levels of government declared that the government - of the city, the state of Michigan, and that of the United States - had failed the people of Flint and were ultimately responsible, according to the official report from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.

Author: 0 California Declares Drought Over

Jerry Brown issued a much-anticipated declaration that the state's five-year drought is over, while proposing long-term conservation measures he argues will make saving water a "way of life". The effects of the drought are still being felt across the state, however. Among other things, the plan will require all 410 urban agencies to meet new targets, based on their local climates, land-use characteristics and other factors.

Finanza Don't like the proposed border tax? House GOP is changing it
Author: 0 Don't like the proposed border tax? House GOP is changing it

Trump's new belief is that the US can borrow money so cheaply now because of low interest rates that it makes sense to issue more debt to borrow the money, according to comments he made in an interview with the New York Times . In 2013, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office projected that a modest tax of $20 per ton of carbon dioxide emissions would raise roughly $1.2 trillion over a decade - roughly the same amount that would be raised by the border adjustment.

Finanza Smiths Group plc 8.3% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove
Author: 0 Smiths Group plc 8.3% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove

Barclays PLC restated an overweight rating and issued a GBX 1,765 ($21.80) target price on shares of Sse Plc in a report on Thursday, November 24th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated an add rating and set a GBX 825 ($10.19) price target on shares of Informa Plc in a research note on Monday, March 6th.