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DUP Arrives Westminster For Talks With British PM

Under the proposed deal, the DUP would likely support May's Conservatives on big issues such as the budget, Brexit and defence legislation on a vote-by-vote-basis. "Unless the Irish Government is keeping them to that responsibility they will behave as they have behaved as long as I have lived". But a deal with the DUP also risks destabilizing Northern Ireland by increasing the influence of pro-British unionists.



Amazon shakes up grocery aisles with $13.7b Whole Foods deal

But it was Whole Foods that fell behind as shoppers found alternatives to the organic and natural foods it helped popularize since its founding in 1978. Whole Foods will keep operating stores under its name. Since Whole Foods is a publicly traded company it could be scuttled if another bidder decides to offer a lot more money for the grocery chain.



Amazon's deal to buy Whole Foods crushes stocks of supermarkets

I was just ordering something on Amazon ", said Nick Yezierski, a hotel manager who was eating breakfast outside the Whole Foods flagship store in Austin, Texas. In December, Parnassus portfolio managers Jerome Dodson told Barron's that, after sliding about 6% in 2016, Whole Foods stock looked cheap. Amazon spokesman Drew Herdener said plans do not include reducing jobs as the result of the deal and that the company does not plan to automate Whole Foods cashiers jobs with Amazon ...


Sanchez Likely To Miss Chile's Confederations Cup Opener - Pizzi

Sanchez Likely To Miss Chile's Confederations Cup Opener - Pizzi

Contrary to popular opinion that the loss could be a major setback in the team's participation at the global tournament, coach Hugo Broos said the ambition of the team has not been thwarted. "The result is not so important, the experience is more important for the team", Broos said at a post-match press conference. Cameroon will now that this is going to be a really tough game for them since Chile are a side that have beaten the likes of Brazil and Argentina.



White House: Donald Trump won't sack special counsel investigating Russian 'meddling'

Anti-Trumpers want him to drop the axe to show that Trump really is the norm-destroying ogre that they've suspected he was, ready to obstruct justice in Nixonian fashion within his first six months in office. Still, the snowballing investigation has deeply angered Trump, who denies he has any nefarious ties to Russian Federation. Rosenstein is charged with Mueller's fate because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from all matters having to do with the Trump-Russia ...



UK PM Thersa May and DUP have largely agreed support deal

May made no comment as she left talks with DUP leader Arlene Foster . Major said: "We need to be prepared for the unexpected, we need to hope for the best but prepare for the worst". Mr Eastwood said in a statement: "The context in which the talks process is now being asked to operate in could have very serious consequences if there is any suggestion of a back room deal with the DUP ".