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Puerto Rico upholds statehood demand in contentious vote

The referendum has sparked dozens of memes that turned viral, including some showing the tropical island covered in snow. But with opposition parties boycotting the vote , turnout was extremely low: Only 23% of voters cast a ballot in a territory where turnout is usually closer to 80%.

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Theresa May's minority United Kingdom government agrees confidence and supply deal with DUP

After the Conservatives failed to win a majority , Prime Minister Theresa May says she can rely on the support of the Democratic Unionist Party . But media reports suggest they had demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office.

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I hope Hillary Clinton finds self-awareness soon

She has also blamed the FBI, Russia and media. Of Hillary's attack against the Democratic Party, Fallon refused to "point fingers at the DNC", adding: "I won't back that". Another former DNC aide, John Hagner, tweeted he doesn't "have a lot of time for people blaming the core DNC data file". She arrogantly refused to campaign in Wisconsin, a blue state that ultimately swung to Trump, and she didn't devote almost enough resources to the other blue states of MI and Pennsylvania.

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Too early to reduce oil production caps on Nigeria, Libya - OPEC

Futures slumped as much as 1.8 percent in NY while Brent crude in London slid below $50 a barrel. West Texas Intermediate for July delivery lost as much as $1.62 to $46.74 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, and was at $47.47 at 1:08 p.m.in London.

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War of words between Donald Trump and Merkel continues

Trump's tweet underscored the deterioration of links with a key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, yet his timing also highlighted Germany's web of relations with worldwide partners who broadly share Merkel's free-trade outlook and conviction on combating climate change .

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Taylor Swift Celebrates Sales Landmarks by Offering Catalog for Streaming

Swift's five albums, including 1989, will also be available on Tidal, Amazon and other streaming platforms, her rep said in a statement. The two have at times been dueling divas, namely after a feud over tour performers in 2013 that may have culminated in Swift's hit song " Bad Blood ".

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High-wire Cavs still alive in NBA Finals

Normally, the team cruising to a 137-116 win wouldn't sit as nearly double-digit favorites. Irving also was the driving force in keeping the Cavaliers alive on Friday, burying seven 3-pointers to account for a majority of his game-high 40 points.

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Apple HomePod - Things to know about the Wi-Fi speakers with Siri

This could mean that users could choose whether to use Amazon's Alexa assistant on the device, or other assistants, like Siri . In addition, Samsung Electronics is also rumored to be preparing a home audio device likely to be equipped with its own voice assistant Bixby.

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Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland in qualifying

The 114th meeting of global football's oldest rivals initially looked to be going the visitors' way after substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hushed the Hampden roar. His two free kicks were magnificent. He gets half a chance and it was a great finish. "I hear Swedes saying it and Danes saying it and somebody else in England saying it".

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The Top Three Holders Of Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH)

The Relative Volume of the company is 13.1 and Average Volume (3 months) is 19.73 million. The 52-week range of the share price is from $0.01 - $6.49, while its earnings per share (EPS ) was $-8.98. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up period after an initial public offering.

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'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards

The heartwrenching musical centered on a lonely, depressed high-school student at the center of a social-media storm won six awards, including best musical. "It's such a great season for musicals", said Astrid Van Wieren, who stars in " Come From Away ", a show based on real events about how a Canadian town opened its arms to stranded people on 9/11.

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Crackdown Looms for Putin Critic Organizing New Wave of Protests

President Vladimir Putin vowed to punish people who broke the law after an estimated 60,000 people protested in March at anti-corruption rallies organised by Navalny that were mostly unsanctioned in 80 cities across Russian Federation, the biggest unrest in five years.

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United States crude oil inventories are still above historic norms — CHART

Global consumption of petroleum and other liquids will increase to 98.46 million barrels per day in 2017 and to 100.08 million barrels per day in 2018, said the US Energy Information Administration's (EIA) June 2017 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO).

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Malaysia Airlines flight returns to Melbourne after passenger tries to enter cockpit

The passenger had reportedly been under psychiatric care at the Monash Medical Centre up until Wednesday, where he booked his plane ticket right before being discharged. Police carrying semi-automatic assault rifles and wearing body armour took the man off the plane. Malaysia's state-owned airline has had two recent high-profile disasters.

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Erdogan says Turkey won't leave Qatar isolated

Asserting that Turkey has made more efforts to ease the tension, Yildirim said that Ankara was negotiating with the world leaders and their diplomatic counterparts in the region to ease the current situation. Erdogan on Thursday also approved an accord between Turkey and Qatar on military training cooperation. The diplomatic crisis, the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Arab nations and others cut ties to Qatar , which hosts a major US ...

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French see no one to counter Macron, set to sweep parliament

Ipsos says that after the second-round runoff elections-which are held next Sunday-En Marche should ultimately take between 390 and 430 seats in the 577-member house, which would give the party the largest National Assembly majority in the history of the Fifth Republic.

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ECB leaves rates unchanged; shuts door to further cuts

The ECB sees the need for continued and substantial monetary easing to secure sustained inflation rates. Drahgi and his European Central Bank colleagues appear in no rush to tighten monetary policy, but at the same time used less dovish language in the rate statement , in order to relieve pressure from Germany, which has been outspoken in demanding tighter monetary policy.

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British PM turns to NI to save Tory government

The campaign has highlighted her severe deficiencies as a leader and there is no doubt that her authority in the Conservative Party has been significantly diminished. We've only just scratched the surface here. "We want to end austerity and invest in this country and that's what we're going to do". The DUP also has a dicey record when it comes to climate change.

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Microsoft Reveal that Original Xbox Games will available via Backwards Compatibility

Microsoft's Project Scorpio, the beefed-up successor to Xbox One , is now officially called " Xbox One X ", a liquid-cooled console that is backwards compatible with Xbox One accessories and games. Microsoft focused its message largely on high-definition graphics made possible by the X, and a slew of games, including several console-exclusive (at least timed-exclusive) games such as the hit PC early access multiplayer game Playerunknown's Battlegrounds .

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Jaguar Land Rover invested $25 million in ridesharing service Lyft

Ninety-five per cent of miles travelled will happen in autonomous electric vehicles which are owned by fleets rather than individuals in little more than a decade, a report by California research group RethinkX found last month. Lyft was founded five years ago and now operates in 350 U.S. cities. Jaguar Land Rover's investment is the latest in a string from manufacturers in the auto industry as Lyft attempts to compete against Uber's financial might through pooling the resources of several ...

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Google Parent Sells Robotics Unit to SoftBank

Soon enough, they will have the same owner ( thanks to reader Rick Collins for pointing that out ). Alphabet , the parent company of Google , has announced its decision to sell Boston Dynamics robot company to Japanese tech conglomerate SoftBank .

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Tillerson says Qatar blockade 'hindering' military operations

Trump said he helped plan the move against Qatar, although a senior administration official told Reuters earlier this week that the USA had no indication from the Saudis or Emiratis during the visit that they would sever ties with Qatar.

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Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

The Penguins are trying to become the first team to win the Stanley Cup in consecutive seasons in almost two decades since Detroit repeated in 1997 and 1998. The first is that goalie Pekka Rinne has been much, much better at home than on the road. "From the day I walked in, Sidney Crosby took me under his wing", Guentzel said.

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"Dear Evan Hansen" Came Out On Top At The Tonys

It wasn't the evening's only big victor. Its success prompted a movie adaptation in 1969 starring Barbra Streisand that was nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture and won three Oscars out of seven nominations: Best Art Direction, Best Sound, and Best Score of a Musical (Original or Adaptation).

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Pittsburgh wins second straight Stanley Cup

But Murray isn't going anywhere, not after becoming the first goaltender in National Hockey League history to win a Stanley Cup in each of his first two seasons. Bryan says it's surreal that he will be at the epicenter of all that trying to fire up Nashville and will be a moment he'll never forget. In the Final, the city blocked off portions of Broadway, where estimated crowds of 50,000 gathered to watch the games.

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Russian Federation and Saudis see crude oil inventories falling after price dip

He said that the oil industry had launched a pilot project in this behalf. Sukhminderpal Singh Grewal the spokesperson of FAIPT had said that fuel retailers "have already burnt their fingers" in these five cities. On Thursday, three state-run oil marketing companies Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited said that they would revise fuel prices on a daily basis in an effort to minimise volatility and in order to ...

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President Trump crashes wedding party

President Donald Trump headlined a fundraiser Sunday for a moderate Republican congressman who found himself at the crux of the health care debate this spring. Members of the media traveling with Trump have been barred from attending. MacArthur played a pivotal role in helping the White House-backed Obamacare repeal bill through the lower chamber, having helped broker a deal with House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows on an amendment that helped get conservatives on board.

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England defeats Venezuela to win U20 World Cup

Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored in the first half, and goalkeeper Freddie Woodman preserved the lead by saving a second-half penalty from Adalberto Penaranda as Venezuela missed out on a first Federation Internationale de Football Association trophy.

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Kevin Spacey will sing, dance and mock at Tonys

Broadway's best and brightest couldn't let the Tony Awards go by without getting in a few jabs at Washington, with " Late Show " host Stephen Colbert leading the charge. Two-time Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey hosted the star-studded 71st annual edition of the biggest night on Broadway, the equivalent of the Academy Awards for United States theatre.

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Penguins blank Predators, repeat as Stanley Cup champs

Crosby, 29, had 27 points (eight goals, 19 assists) in 24 Stanley Cup Playoff games, including seven points (one goal, six assists) during the Cup Final. It's familiar territory for Nashville: In Game 1's loss, what would have been the opening goal from defenseman P.K. Subban was wiped out by an offside call that came after a coach's challenge.

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Watch Microsoft's Xbox E3 media presentation right here

Changes for the remote will include: "a logo display screen; left and right bumpers; and compatibility with Xbox One devices ( Xbox One, Xbox One S , and Xbox One X ) and Windows 10 PCs". It's priced at $499 which is a little above the optimal console price and a little below a complete disaster. Keenly-anticipated new games shown off here include a new installment of "Assassin's Creed" from France-based Ubisoft, meant to reboot the long-running franchise by taking players back to the ...

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Trump still standing, but damaged by Comey

Comey , "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty" in form or substance", Kasowitz said. Mr. Comey had testified that Trump and others in his administration lied when they said agents had lost confidence in him to continue leading the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Theresa May announces partnership with Democratic Unionist Party

But reports suggest they demanded the departure of May's joint chiefs of staff, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, as the price for allowing the 60-year-old vicar's daughter to stay in office. "The taoiseach (Kenny) indicated his concern that nothing should happen to put the Good Friday Agreement at risk and the challenge that this agreement will bring".

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British police name third suspect in London Bridge attack

The third London Bridge attacker was named today as Youssef Zaghba , a 22-year-old Moroccan-Italian. The Italian reports said Zaghba was intercepted at the Bologna airport a year ago as he was about to board a plane for Turkey, apparently with the intention of joining Islamic State militants in Syria .

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Dishonored: Death Of The Outsider Announced, Stars Billie Lurk

In the new story, players will take the role of Billie Lurk, the former second-in-command of Daud's group of assassins. She eventually frees her mentor, Daud, one of the main antagonists of the first game, who now looks far older than when we've last seen him.


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