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Trump urges Qatar to resolve diplomatic crisis with Saudi Arabia

Trump urges Qatar to resolve diplomatic crisis with Saudi Arabia

Qatar's top diplomat says no one gave Arab nations the right to "blockade" his energy-rich country, and that the campaign by Saudi Arabia and its allies to isolate Qatar is based on "false and fabricated news". "But the USA still wants to see this issue deescalated and resolved immediately". Hours later, Trump urged unity in the Persian Gulf during a phone call with Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz al-Saud Salman.



Pacer Advisors Inc. Has $327000 Stake in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

Rampart Investment Co Llc invested 0.44% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX ). The Passport Capital Llc holds 500,000 shares with $10.68 million value, down from 3.38M last quarter. 18,500 are owned by Fincl Advisory Serv Inc. Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its position in shares of Freeport-McMoRan by 46.2% in the first quarter.


CCTV footage of police shootout with London Bridge attackers emerges

CCTV footage of police shootout with London Bridge attackers emerges

Butt had been a key player in terrorist group al-Muhajiroun since at least 2009 and had been mentioned in an Federal Bureau of Investigation report in 2015, the paper reported . At least two of the men were known to British intelligence and law enforcement officials, raising questions about whether anything could have been done to prevent the assault.


Pandora Extends Acquisition Deadline as Sirius XM Weighs Investment

Pandora Extends Acquisition Deadline as Sirius XM Weighs Investment

Reuters and CNBC reported Thursday that Sirius was exploring a private equity investment in Pandora. An investment by Sirius XM wouldn't just throw Pandora a lifeline as it transitions from a primarily ad-based business to one that also puts a significant emphasis on subscriptions, it would also offer Sirius a chance to participate in the growing on-demand music subscription market.



GBP: Scenarios For UK Election & Targets For GBP/USD - SEB

The currency has traded choppily in recent weeks as polls indicate a significant narrowing in the race for Downing Street. But recent polls predicting outcomes ranging from a majority for the Conservatives to a "hung" parliament have seen sterling slip from the $1.30 mark it hit last month.



UK police arrest two more men over Manchester attack

Phil Andrews tweeted: @ArianaGrande please release somewhere over the rainbow as a charity single for Manchester so so fitting #OneLoveManchester'. " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ". Grande carried on with Sunday's show despite the attack in London the night before in which seven people were killed. Oasis was one of Manchester's most famous musical exports.