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Money Uber CEO's future remains uncertain after recommended leave of absence
Author: 0 Uber CEO's future remains uncertain after recommended leave of absence

It comes shortly after another law firm, Perkins Coie , submitted a separate report on sexual harassment and other employee concerns at the company. Last week, the company fired 20 employees for hostility towards women after reviewing complaints, including 215 sexual harassment claims. The 40-year-old CEO said earlier this year that he needed to "fundamentally change and grow up".

Author: 0 US Fed raises rates, provokes caution in Indian markets

The Fed's estimates for the unemployment rate by the end of this year moved down to 4.3 percent, the current level, and to 4.2 percent in 2018, indicating the Fed believes the labor market will continue to tighten. Those factors mean the Fed's preferred inflation measure will remain below the 2 percent target for some time, but will gradually rise to the target level over "the medium term".

Money Oil sits near half-year lows as global supply overhand weighs
Author: 0 Oil sits near half-year lows as global supply overhand weighs

EDT (1459 GMT). Brent crude futures rose 45 cents to settle at $47.37 per barrel and U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI ) crude settled at $44.74 per barrel, up 28 cents. OPEC's crude oil production target will remain at 32.5 million barrels per day through the end of the first quarter of 2018, the EIA said. The IEA has revised its forecast upwards for United States oil production this year, and said Brazil and Canada were also expected "to make further gains".

Author: 0 Japan May Trade Deficit Y203.367 Billion

Since the start of the year, Japan's trade has been witnessing a sustained pickup, with five consecutive months of growth in both exports and imports. Japan's imports rose 17.8 percent in the year to May, the strongest gain since early 2014, versus the median estimate for a 14.8 percent annual increase, as a rise in the price of oil from a year ago pushed up the value of imports.

Author: 0 Trump May Face Lawsuit For "Unprecedented Constitutional Violations"

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and Washington Attorney General Karl Racine, both Democrats , said they needed to act because Trump is "flagrantly violating" the Constitution. "In the emoluments clauses , we have these ancient air bags that were placed in the Constitution by the framers that are now being deployed." said Eisen, who has been working with the District and Maryland on their suit .

Author: 0 Brexit talks begin today despite recent turmoil

It is true that the "Leave" camp in Britain won the European Union referendum past year mainly due to concerns over immigration, but it is also true that there was a tremendous amount of misinformation and inventions coming out of the anti-EU side.

Author: 0 Trump Moves to Bolster Apprenticeships With Executive Order

Trumps says the goal is to rollback federal restrictions that have prevented some industries from creating apprenticeship programs. "Our program will be geared toward all industries and all jobs", Acosta said during a White House press briefing Monday .

Author: 0 Brexit talks start Monday. The UK still lacks a plan

If the chastened prime minister and Brexit Secretary David Davis take a gentler tone when talks finally launch in Brussels next week, they could win valuable concessions, some think. Prime Minister Theresa May wants to negotiate the divorce and the future trading relationship with the European Union before Britain leaves in March 2019, followed by what she calls a phased implementation process to give business time to prepare for the impact of Brexit.

Money Putin: Former German leader Helmut Kohl molded his worldview
Author: 0 Putin: Former German leader Helmut Kohl molded his worldview

Kohl died peacefully in his bed at home in Ludwigshafen, in the southwestern state of Rhineland-Palatinate, said the Bild newspaper, adding that his wife Maike Kohl-Richter was by his side. At home, he is celebrated above all as the father of German reunification, which he achieved after the 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall despite resistance from partners such as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

Money London fire: Death toll rises to 58
Author: 0 London fire: Death toll rises to 58

The cause of the fire is still unknown but "there is nothing to suggest the fire was started deliberately ", London police said in a Friday statement. Her First Secretary of State , Damian Green, defended the prime minister, saying she was as "distraught as we all are". He said the government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of other tower blocks in Britain to assess safety.

Money Philippine Police Identify Resort Attacker As Indebted Gambler
Author: 0 Philippine Police Identify Resort Attacker As Indebted Gambler

The suspect's distraught mother, Teodora, wept during the news briefing and asked for forgiveness . CCTV showed the gunman firing shots at the ceiling and setting gaming tables ablaze. Armeen Gomez, vice president for security of Resorts World Manila , showed closed-circuit television footage beginning with the assailant arriving on a taxicab and riding an elevator to the second floor around midnight on Friday.

Author: 0 Brexit minister Davis: 'No doubt' over Britain leaving EU

No deal would be "very, very bad" for Britain, Hammond said, but worse would be a deal "deliberately structured to punish us, to suck the lifeblood out of our economy". Mr Hammond said he would not agree to a deal that would "destroy" Britain. Brexiteers accept there is likely to be some short-term economic pain but say Britain will thrive in the longer term if cut loose from what they see as a doomed experiment in German-dominated unity and excessive debt-funded welfare spending.

Author: 0 Northern Ireland's DUP wants "sensible Brexit", talks with May to continue

Her failure to win a majority has put May under pressure over her Brexit plans from inside and outside her party and has prompted complaints about her choice of partner due to the DUP's stance on social issues such as gay marriage. With Brexit talks set to start in Brussels on Monday, former prime minister Mr Cameron said Mrs May would have to change her approach as a result of the election.

Author: 0 Shire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Alliancebernstein LP holds 0.02% or 571,644 shares in its portfolio. Cetera Advisor Net Ltd Llc reported 15,202 shares stake. Bancorp Of The West, California-based fund reported 55,978 shares. Canaccord Genuity's price target suggests a potential downside of 3.56% from the company's previous close. The Company's segment is engaged in research, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of specialist medicines.

Author: 0 People Still Missing After Grenfell Tower Fire Assumed Dead

Sixteen bodies have been removed from the blackened, 24-story public housing unit, and the first victim was formally identified as Mohammed Alhajali , 23, a Syrian refugee. "This should not have happened in the beginning", she said. Council leader Nicholas Paget-Brown says questions about how the fatal fire spread so quickly through the tower block "will be answered".

Author: 0 Verizon Acquires Yahoo! for $4.48 Billion

Tim Armstrong, former CEO of AOL, now holds the same title at Oath, a division in Verizon's Media and Telematics organization. In further comments made in a note seen by Reuters , Armstorng also said that "accomplishing our objectives and goals will require adjustments to the company".

Money Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar
Author: 0 Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar

Saudi Arabia has led other Arab nations in cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar over allegations the small Gulf nation backs terror groups and that its policies, including its support for Islamist groups, threatens the region. The foreign and economic ministers of Qatar are members of the royal family under the emir's absolute monarchy. "This indeed suggests that Turkey sees its defence ties with Qatar as an indispensable pillar of its strategic posture in the region", said Kasapoglu.

Money London highrise fire: 58 missing, presumed dead, police say
Author: 0 London highrise fire: 58 missing, presumed dead, police say

He said it will take "weeks or longer" to recover and identify all the dead in the social housing building that was left charred and gutted by the devastating blaze. Opponents said May's handling of the fire had thrust her position further into doubt by showing a failure to feel the public mood and act decisively.

Money Mamata called us terrorists, not ready for talks with WB govt: GJM
Author: 0 Mamata called us terrorists, not ready for talks with WB govt: GJM

The GJM , which is also an ally of the NDA government at the Centre, is looking forward to the Central government for a positive intervention in the matter. The Times of India quoted a senior police official as saying that the authorities had "not given permission" to hold any rally in the Darjeeling hills.

Money Sonia congratulates ISRO on GSLV launch
Author: 0 Sonia congratulates ISRO on GSLV launch

The Indian Space Research Organisation ( ISRO ) today successfully launched its GSAT-19 communication satellite into space using a monster launch vehicle GLSV Mark-III. Tapan Misra, director of the Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad, where the GSAT-19 satellite has been designed, calls it "a game changer communications satellite for India ".

Money Trump Proposes Privatizing US Air Traffic Control
Author: 0 Trump Proposes Privatizing US Air Traffic Control

While the current FAA-led ATC system has produced one of the safest aviation programs in the world, there has been bipartisan efforts to rid the system of delays and cancellations. This new plan would do nothing to solve any current technology or efficiency issues, while undermining the world's most extensive general aviation system and disrupting the world's largest and safest air traffic control system.

Author: 0 Oil set for longest run of weekly losses since 2015 amid glut

On Friday, the oil prices have been edged up from lows of year 2017 but a current supply surplus has put them on path for their fourth consecutive week of losses. A Market Research Manager, Tradition Energy in Stamford, Gene McGillian, said in the report that fears of oversupply was driving the market, adding that crude oil price would appreciate soon.

Money Stock markets edge down after hitting new highs
Author: 0 Stock markets edge down after hitting new highs

The broader NSE index rose as much as 0.25 percent to a record high of 9,677.60. At 1:08 pm, the S&P BSE Sensex was trading at 31,190, down 120 points, while the broader Nifty50 was at 9,639, down 35 points. State Bank of India (SBI) rose 1.44% after the company said that the meeting of the Committee of Directors will be held on Thursday, 8 June 2017 to consider and approve the issue price for the equity shares proposed to be issued pursuant to the qualified institutional placement (QIP).

Author: 0 Prime Minister To Hold Talks With NI's Five Main Parties

A senior Conservative source said: "We are making a lot of progress". Foster also said a deal on power-sharing in Northern Ireland is "very likely" this month, according to RTÉ . Ms Foster dismissed suggestions her deal with the Tories threatened the peace process. As part of the Good Friday accords, the British government is expected to be an impartial partner capable of resolving disputes between the political parties backed by Protestant unionists and those backed by Catholics, who ...

Author: 0 Getting to double digits is tough, staying there is tougher

He failed to get up-and-down from behind the 17th green, and then he three-putted from 40 feet on the final hole to finish at 8-under 272. - Leader Brian Harman reflects on unusual scoring conditions this week. Open. Tom Kite carded a closing 72 to win by two shots from Jeff Sluman, with 20 of the 66-man field shooting in the 80s to contribute to a scoring average of 77.2.