• Oil prices drop as OPEC production rises
Oil prices drop as OPEC production rises

USA data showed investors increased short holdings of crude futures and options to close at their highest in a year. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures rose 17 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $46.21 per barrel, adding to last week's 7-percent gain.

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  • Fourth of July fireworks forecast is looking up
Fourth of July fireworks forecast is looking up

There will, however, be a threat of an isolated shower in eastern New Jersey, the weather service said. The forecast for the Fourth of July calls for partly sunny skies with a high around 86. Tuesday night also has a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. By Sunday night, it was expected to cool off, with a low around 67. As of Monda...

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  • 42 killed in China rains
42 killed in China rains

The annual floods have been even greater than normal and the last week has been particularly wet. This amount is well above the average and is nearer what could be expected on average throughout June, July, August and September put together.

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  • Alizé Cornet éliminée d'entrée par Camila Giorgi
Alizé Cornet éliminée d'entrée par Camila Giorgi

La Française n'a pas réussi à se qualifier face à Camilia Giorgi (86e). Huitième de finaliste à Roland-Garros lors de son dernier tournoi du Grand Chelem, Alizé Cornet a vécu une sacrée désillusion ce lundi à Wimbledon . Un set qu'elle aurait pu perdre sur le fil alors que son adversaire avait comblé un retard de cinq jeux, revenant de 5-0 à 5...

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  • Colorado woman drives SUV into pool: See the photos
Colorado woman drives SUV into pool: See the photos

Youso said the driver was dazed and having trouble with her seat belt, so he reached in and unbuckled it. The driver was not seriously hurt but was taken to hospital as a precaution. 'Amazingly, the vehicle didn't look like it had a scratch on it - just a flat tire. Luckily she escaped with only minor injuries after being rescued by passersby.

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  • Mumbai metropolitan court summons Cyrus Mistry in defamation suit
Mumbai metropolitan court summons Cyrus Mistry in defamation suit

A metropolitan court in Mumbai on Tuesday initiated criminal defamation proceedings against former Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry. According to Memon, the complaint was filed seeking Rs 500 crore in damages and an unconditional apology.

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  • Newcastle owner Mike Ashley 'vomited into fireplace' at 'pub lock-in' business meeting
Newcastle owner Mike Ashley 'vomited into fireplace' at 'pub lock-in' business meeting

But Mr Ashley said their meetings were drink-fuelled "banter". Mr Blue's barrister Jeffrey Chapman QC told High Court judge Mr Justice Leggatt that Mr Ashley's practices flew in the face of "business orthodoxy". "On one such evening, Ashley was claimed to have challenged a young Polish analyst in my team, Pawel Pawlowski, to a drinking competit...

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  • Nadia Sawalha warns parents about worrying new Snapchat SnapMaps feature
Nadia Sawalha warns parents about worrying new Snapchat SnapMaps feature

Maddie goes on to list some intimate details of her friends' daily lives, like the fact that someone is driving a auto, and another friend is listening to music in her room. "It's also not possible to share your location with someone who isn't already your friend on Snapchat , and the majority of interactions on Snapchat take place between close...

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  • Wimbledon Federer ne s'emploie pas
Wimbledon Federer ne s'emploie pas

J'aurais préféré qu'Alexander Dolgopolov se sente mieux. Le Suisse avait décidé de faire l'impasse la saison sur terre battue et donc Roland-Garros pour se préserver pour Wimbledon. Il mène 3-0 dans son face-à-face avec l'Ukrainien. Elle n'a en revanche pas tremblé dans la manche décisive, témoignant d'une belle autorité, signant un premier break p...

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  • RBA Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged
RBA Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged

The RBA, contrasting the recent hawkish signals from the Federal Reserve, European Central Bank, Bank of England and the Bank of Canada, stuck on its neutral monetary stance that has been in place since August 2016, the last time the Bank engaged in a rate cut.

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  • Wimbledon: Venus Williams breaks down during interviewed over auto crash
Wimbledon: Venus Williams breaks down during interviewed over auto crash

On Monday (03Jul17), Venus was asked about the tragic accident at a Wimbledon tennis tournament press conference, but she was unable to fully answer. "It's just - yeah, I mean, I'm just", said the American before breaking down in tears and leaving the room. Williams, who owns a home near the crash site, told investigators her light was green ...

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  • Qatar Plans to Boost LNG Output to 100 Million Tons A Year
Qatar Plans to Boost LNG Output to 100 Million Tons A Year

State-run Qatar Petroleum said the anticipated production increase stems from a decision to double output from a new gas project on the southern portion of its vast underwater North Field, which Qatar shares with its neighbour Iran. "We will be looking for worldwide partners to join us", he said, declining to say when a tender would be issued. Th...

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  • Pour l'avocat général de la CJUE, pas d'obligation de notification — UberPop
Pour l'avocat général de la CJUE, pas d'obligation de notification — UberPop

Comme la France ne s'est pas exécutée, Uber France ne peut pas être poursuivie, selon le raisonnement de l'entreprise. La société californienne avait toutefois lancé des recours pour tenter d'infléchir la législation, arguant que l'Etat français aurait dû d'abord notifier la Commission européenne avant de tenter d'interdire UberPop .

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  • Atentado com carro-bomba deixa cerca de 20 mortos em Damasco
Atentado com carro-bomba deixa cerca de 20 mortos em Damasco

Estes são os primeiro atentados graves na capital síria desde março. Perto dali, uma mulher chorava em seu apartamento. "Ouvimos disparos às 6h (meia-noite deste domingo em Brasília) e, depois, houve uma explosão, que arrebentou as janelas dos edifícios do bairro", relatou à AFP Mohamed Tinawi, que mora na praça Tahrir.

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  • Demonetisation: Can't ban people from depositing old notes, says Supreme Court
Demonetisation: Can't ban people from depositing old notes, says Supreme Court

The apex court was hearing a batch of pleas seeking grace period for exchanging demonetised notes. "There can be a situation where a person has lost his/her money for no fault". The centre had recently informed the apex court about the "conscious decision" not to increase the period beyond December 30 previous year for exchange of the demonetized...

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  • Summer NPD boosts sales at Sainsbury's
Summer NPD boosts sales at Sainsbury's

But Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown , said despite the strong results, the bigger picture remained challenging for the United Kingdom supermarkets as weaker sterling is pushing up food prices and the trading environment remains as competitive as ever.

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  • Samsung semiconductor plant for memory components
Samsung semiconductor plant for memory components

This fab, claimed to be the single largest in the industry, is now making 64-layer 4th generation V-NAND flash chips. The fourth generation chip, according to Samsung , transmits data 50 percent faster than its predecessor, the 48-layer V-NAND chip.

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"J'ai déversé de l'acide d'ArcelorMittal dans la nature" — Florange

Le journal cite plusieurs sources anonymes, en particulier un chauffeur intérimaire, ex-salarié d'un sous-traitant du groupe sidérurgique, Suez RV Osis Industrial Cleaning - basé à Rosselange, il appartient à Sanest, filiale de Suez. "J'avais pour consigne de ne pas tout déverser au même endroit pour ne pas défoncer la nature". Quelques semaines a...

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  • Duterte says he was right to place entire Mindanao under martial law
Duterte says he was right to place entire Mindanao under martial law

Pimentel said that he had "no doubts" that Pres. Duterte declared martial law with factual basis. He also threatened to defy the Supreme Court if it elected to strike down the declaration. Villanueva did not disagree with the SC's decision but noted that it must be recalled that the declaration previously had issues regarding its scope.

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  • FTSE 100 Slides On Profit Taking; Worldpay Shares Surge 21%
FTSE 100 Slides On Profit Taking; Worldpay Shares Surge 21%

Shares in the payments processing firm Worldpay have jumped 15% after the company said it had attracted takeover interest. Vantiv by contrast is largely US-focused and slightly larger in market cap terms and consolidating its position through the acquisition of smaller USA rivals.

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  • Abu Dhabi Airport Laptop Ban Lifted
Abu Dhabi Airport Laptop Ban Lifted

Both Dubai-based Emirates and Turkish Airlines in Istanbul will host American officials to show they have complied with measures to be exempted from the ban as well, said David Lapan, a spokesman for the Department of Homeland Security. following the successful validation of security measures at the U.S. pre-clearance facility at the Abu Dhabi Inte...

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  • Nasdaq test data glitch set tech stock prices to $123.47
Nasdaq test data glitch set tech stock prices to $123.47

Joe Christinat, a Nasdaq spokesman, said no actual trades were affected by the glitch. While temporary, the glitch was scary, and reminiscent of the 2010 flash crash, in which major US stock indexes, including Nasdaq, collapsed within minutes, erasing trillions of dollars of value before quickly rebounding.

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  • Microsoft se recentre sur le cloud et prévoit
Microsoft se recentre sur le cloud et prévoit "des milliers" de licenciements

Dans une note interne envoyée aux salariés du groupe que s'est procuré GeekWire , on apprend que les " détails sur les changements seront communiqués dans les jours qui viennent ". L'entreprise dirigée par Satya Nadella juge en tous cas que la future branche cloud du groupe mérite une diminution des effectifs globaux actuellement au nombre de 122....

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  • Janet Yellen Hospitalized in London Over the Weekend
Janet Yellen Hospitalized in London Over the Weekend

Yellen was admitted to the hospital on Friday to be treated for a urinary tract infection, but is returning to Washington and "expects to resume her schedule as planned this week", the statement said. Yellen's current term as chair ends Feb 3. Yellen was appointed to a four-year term as Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Sys...

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  • China's Tencent To Limit Game Time For Kids
China's Tencent To Limit Game Time For Kids

However, parents and teachers have both voiced concerns over the game's addictive nature. King of Glory is Tencent's most popular game, with over 50m daily players in China, but has been linked to the epidemic rise of video game addiction thought by the Chinese government to affect some 24m children .

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  • Affaire Grégory : le père de Murielle Bolle nie l'avoir battue
Affaire Grégory : le père de Murielle Bolle nie l'avoir battue

Et ce rebondissement tient en grande partie au récit d'un homme, entendu mi-juin par les gendarmes et interrogé par Le Parisien , lundi. Avant de se rétracter et de revenir sur son témoignage qui accablait son beau-frère Bernard Laroche. F., 54 ans, un nouveau témoin dans l'affaire Grégory, Murielle Bolle s'est faite " massacrer " par sa famille l...

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  • City of London 'to press European Union on post-Brexit free trade deal'
City of London 'to press European Union on post-Brexit free trade deal'

TheCityUK says it regularly hosts delegations in Brussels, and that this one is "not out of the ordinary" but Brexit will be discussed. Feargal O'Rourke, PwC managing partner, said that while the Brexit negotiations have started, there is a long road ahead and businesses need to plan for the worst.

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  • Une piste espagnole pour Thiago Motta — PSG
Une piste espagnole pour Thiago Motta — PSG

Il reste alors très évasif: " Il n'y a pas grand chose. Depuis minuit, Thiago Motta est libre de tout contrat. L'ex-milieu parisien Thiago Motta n'animera plus l'entrejeu du Paris Saint-Germain la saison prochaine. Son salaire avait été négocié à la baisse et tout le mode était d'accord. 29 juin: Un accord trouvé... ... Le feuilleton...

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  • Sandro Ramirez makes Everton switch
Sandro Ramirez makes Everton switch

The 21-year-old hit the back of the net on 14 occasions in La Liga for Malaga last season and became an attractive prospect for Everton , not least due to his reasonable release clause. " Everton is the ideal club for me, I've got the ideal manager who is going to keep giving me the confidence to improve my game". Ramirez said that it's a big l...

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  • Une première cuvée de bière 100% made in Paris
Une première cuvée de bière 100% made in Paris

En tout, la municipalité table sur une production de 10.000 litres, le maltage puis le brassage seront réalisés dans les chais du parc de Bercy à l'automne. La " bière de Paris" sera produite dans l'enceinte de la ville, avec du malte et du houblon cultivés dans le bois de Vincennes. Pour promouvoir cette culture en lien avec l'ensemble des acteur...

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