• Loeb's Third Point hedge fund targeting Nestle for strategic changes
Loeb's Third Point hedge fund targeting Nestle for strategic changes

New York-based Third Point is an $18 billion hedge fund run by American billionaire Daniel Loeb. While he's shown investors a glimpse of his plan by considering a sale of USA confectionery, Nestle may now have to scour its more than 2,000 brands across 191 countries and act more decisively and quickly on sub-par businesses.

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey
Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

Comey starting in January that he was not personally under investigation". Trump followed up about an hour later with another critical tweet: "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Cullen is a former federal prosecutor who has long ties to former FBI Dire...

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  • China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole
China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

The 61-year-old, who was previously jailed for his involvement in the 1989 Tiananmen pro-democracy protests, was sentenced in 2009 to 11 years in prison for subversion - a punishment that earned global condemnation. Liu was not allowed to attend his father-in-law's funeral last year and his mother-in-law's funeral this year, said the source who ask...

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  • Border Patrol Agents Save Woman Left to Die by Smugglers
Border Patrol Agents Save Woman Left to Die by Smugglers

The case centers on a larger question: whether the Constitution extends protection to an individual who is killed on foreign soil, even though that person is standing just a few yards outside the United States. Further, he says, the agent has never asserted he knew on which side of the boundary his bullet would fall. A Court of Appeals had ruled ...

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  • Anderson, former airline CEO, to succeed Moorman at Amtrak
Anderson, former airline CEO, to succeed Moorman at Amtrak

Amtrak on Monday named former Delta Air Lines chairman Richard Anderson as its new president and CEO. Amtrak officials say that Anderson is the sort of leader Moorman had been tasked with recruiting when he arrived a year ago: a veteran of a competitive industry with the experience of passengers at its heart.

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  • Un père meurt noyé en voulant sauver ses trois enfants — Jura
Un père meurt noyé en voulant sauver ses trois enfants — Jura

Ils viennent aussi au secours des trois enfants. Il n'a pu être réanimé. Mais leur père, un homme divorcé venu passer la journée sur cette plage de Dole, a sombré dans les eaux, sans doute épuisé par l'effort. "J'ai entendu des enfants appeler "au secours" , j'ai enlevé mon tee shirt et j'ai commencé à aller chercher la première en nageant". Voir d...

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  • Father of missing California boy was flight risk
Father of missing California boy was flight risk

Since that day, police departments and volunteers across Southern California have worked in tangent in a desperate but ultimately unsuccessful effort to bring 5-year-old Aramazd Andressian Jr. "I am pleading with the public to come forward with any knowledge of Aramazd Jr.'s whereabouts or information regarding the circumstances leading up to hi...

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  • Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court
Travel ban, church-state case await action by Supreme Court

There was a lot of news at the U.S. Supreme Court today, including an initial ruling on Donald Trump's travel ban and a major "religious liberty" decision . Many of Kennedy's law clerks have been eyeing the Ronald Reagan appointee with suspicion, with one tweeting, "Soon we'll know if rumors of Kennedy's retirement are accurate", the ...

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  • Un mauvais chiffre pour le mois de mai — Chômage
Un mauvais chiffre pour le mois de mai — Chômage

Au total pas moins de 3 494 100 personnes était sans emploi sur cette période, en France métropolitaine. Soit 1 200 personnes supplémentaires en catégorie A . L'ancienneté en catégories A , B, C est mesurée par le nombre de jours où le demandeur d'emploi a été inscrit, de façon continue, en catégories A , B, C.

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  • Kidnapping suspect with swastika and skull tattoos caught at Iron Maiden concert
Kidnapping suspect with swastika and skull tattoos caught at Iron Maiden concert

The arrest affidavit for Roseland stated police were attempting to apprehend him on June 12. Police said Roseland ditched a stolen auto along the 6000 block of Belfast Drive and forced another person to drive him to the Jack in the Box at US 183 and Loyola Lane.

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  • Sushma Swaraj targets Meira Kumar using 2013 Lok Sabha video
Sushma Swaraj targets Meira Kumar using 2013 Lok Sabha video

Just hours before, Ms Swaraj took to Twitter to launch her attack on Ms. Kumar by sharing the 2013 video. Though initial rumours hinted at Sushma Swaraj as the possible candidate, BJP leadership wanted to neuter opposition move by naming a Dalit and more acceptable leader Kovind who is now Bihar Governor.

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  • Cinq tours
Cinq tours "évacuées immédiatement" pour risques d'incendie — Londres

Environ 800 appartements sont concernés par cette mesure d'urgence, décidée par le conseil de quartier, selon la BBC . Les travaux devraient durer "entre deux à quatre semaines ", pendant lesquels les habitants vont être relogés. C'est un réfrigérateur défaillant qui est à l'origine de l'incendie qui a tué au moins 79 personnes la semaine dern...

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  • United States student freed by North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'
United States student freed by North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

He said he and his wife Cindy had not left their son's side since his return to the United States and he had spoken with President Donald Trump on Wednesday. "I think the results speak for themselves", Warmbier said. "For the last 18 months I've been brutalized with misinformation and no information", Warmbier said.

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  • American Warplane Shoots Down Iranian-Made Drone Over Syria
American Warplane Shoots Down Iranian-Made Drone Over Syria

The U.S. military has confirmed it killed a top Islamic State cleric in an airstrike. Australia has deployed about 780 military personnel as part of the US-led coalition fighting the so-called Islamic State (IS ) in both Iraq and Syria .

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  • Pakistan violates ceasefire again in J&K's Naushera sector
Pakistan violates ceasefire again in J&K's Naushera sector

An eerie silence prevailed on the occasion of Eid along the LoC, which has witnessed 20 ceasefire violations, a BAT attack and two infiltration bids in the month of June in which four people, including three jawans, were killed. One Paksitani soldier was also killed. "Arms, ammunition and other war-like stores including a special dagger and a hea...

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  • Cubs scout's son on life support after being hit by baseball
Cubs scout's son on life support after being hit by baseball

Channel 2 Action News has learned when Lockhart touched home plate, the catcher was throwing the ball back to the pitcher. The ball struck Jason in the face, breaking his nose. By Sunday, doctors had chose to "do an endovascular embolization ..." Jason was placed in a paralytic state and put on life support. Keith Lockhart played infield for th...

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  • Detroit Judge to Consider US Freeze on Iraqi Deportations
Detroit Judge to Consider US Freeze on Iraqi Deportations

A federal judge in MI has temporarily blocked the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in Detroit, who fear for their lives if they are forced to return to their native land. That agreement triggered a shift in the focus of ICE raids, according to ICE's press secretary Gillian Christensen. Opponents filed a motion Saturday req...

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  • Jammu-Kashmir: Protesters clash with police on Eid
Jammu-Kashmir: Protesters clash with police on Eid

Daily troubles left 51 people dead during Ramazan in the Indian-occupied territory, which is also claimed by Pakistan, according to the Kashmir Coalition of Civil Society. They hoisted Pakistani flags and shouted high-pitched slogans, Jeevei-Jeevei Pakistan, Teiri Jaan Meiri Jaan- Pakistan Pakistan and We Want Freedom. Meanwhile, moderate Hurriya...

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  • Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack
Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Petra Kvitova continued her remarkable recovery by taking the WTA Birmingham title, beating Ashleigh Barty 4-6 6-3 6-2 in ideal preparation for Wimbledon . This time, she put herself out of trouble with an ace and a good first serve and gained a chance to hold with a backhand victor. But Barty gained adrenaline and self-belief from her secon...

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  • Warner Bros. Developing 'The Accountant' Sequel With Ben Affleck
Warner Bros. Developing 'The Accountant' Sequel With Ben Affleck

Using a small-town CPA office as a cover, he makes his living as a freelance accountant for unsafe criminal organizations, and he's quite the deadly man himself, a deadeye with a sniper rifle and pretty skilled when it comes to hand-to-hand combat.

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  • Les magasins Tati repris par le groupe Gifi
Les magasins Tati repris par le groupe Gifi

L'enseigne Tati , fondée en 1948, avait été placée en redressement judiciaire en mai dernier. Le magasin Tati de Louvroil compte sept salariés. C'est finalement l'enseigne de distribution Gifi qui a été désignée pour reprendre la célèbre marque au vichy rose et trois autres enseignes en difficulté d'Agora Distribution (groupe Eram).

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  • Création de 2500 postes dès la rentrée prochaine — Education prioritaire
Création de 2500 postes dès la rentrée prochaine — Education prioritaire

Plusieurs écoles de Seine-Saint-Denis, de Seine-et-Marne, du Rhône et du Var ont fermé leurs portes pour protester contre la mesure, détaille Europe 1 . Concrètement, 2 500 postes supplémentaires seront créés pour ces nouvelles classes à la rentrée. Donc, en attendant, on fait avec les postes qui étaient déjà prévu pour autre chose puisque la rent...

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  • Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice
Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice

In a later tweet, the President once again called the Russian Federation investigation a "witch hunt" and called the people leading it "very bad", apparently a reference to Mueller and others at the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, immediately condemned the Post report. A cl...

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  • Teen caught after fall from amusement park ride
Teen caught after fall from amusement park ride

Howard and his daughter, Leeann Winchell, made their way underneath the gondola auto and called out to the girl, trying to calm her down and reassure her they'd catch her. The girl lost her grip and fell down where Mr Howard and Ms Winchell, and others, were waiting. The ride was stopped by an operator after getting word of a rider in distress, off...

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  • La justice ordonne l'exhumation de Dali
La justice ordonne l'exhumation de Dali

Région d'où il était originaire. Une exhumation pour réaliser un test de paternité afin de découvrir si oui ou non, il est bien le père de Maria-Pilar Abel, une Catalane de 80 ans. Cette décision - prise par une juridiction civile - peut encore être contestée en justice. L'œuvre du peintre est aujourd'hui gérée par la fondation Gala-Salvador Dalí...

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  • 'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'
'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'

Capitol Police increased security after a gunman opened fire on the GOP team practicing on Wednesday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, . "He was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", Sava said. Democrat Cedric Richmond, a fellow ...

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  • New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel
New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information. Trump's top aides have tried to bring order to a White House that can get derailed by the president's Twitter account by focusing on certain issues each week, like infrastructure and workforce development.

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  • NASA Blasts Claims Of 'Wearable Healing Stickers' Recommended By Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop
NASA Blasts Claims Of 'Wearable Healing Stickers' Recommended By Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop

Gizmodo was the first to report the inaccurate claims about Body Vibes, which reported that NASA told the website they "do not have any conductive carbon material lining the spacesuits ". "The opinions expressed by the experts and companies we profile do not necessarily represent the views of [Goop]", said the brand in a statement. It claimed tha...

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  • Holidaymakers flee water as 8ft shark swims in shallow waters in Mallorca
Holidaymakers flee water as 8ft shark swims in shallow waters in Mallorca

Videos have emerged of holidaymakers desperately running from the ocean after the shark was discovered flopping in the water. "After a close examination by experts, a hook was found inside its mouth which had caused it irreversible damage", an aquarium employee said.

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  • Explicit show at South African prison ignites scandal
Explicit show at South African prison ignites scandal

Pictures circulating on social media show two scantily-clad women in thigh-high boots pressing themselves up against orange suited men at Johannesburg's Medium B prison. "Therefore, there was a clear breach of the security plan that was provided for the event as well as other relevant policies and procedures". " At Johannesburg Prison there was a...

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