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Tillerson: Trump Concerned About Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

While the terms of the agreement are more generous to Israel that offers from previous US administrations, reluctance to move the embassy has made heavyweight Republican funder Sheldon Adelson "furious", according to Axios . "We are convinced that this statement is contrary to the policy of President Trump ..." After stopping in Saudi Arabia, Trump will visit both Israel and the Palestinian territories, in a nod to his nascent bid to strike the Israeli-Palestinian deal that has eluded his ...


Abby Lee Miller Says She Feels

Abby Lee Miller Says She Feels "Peaceful" After Prison Sentencing

The reality star was indicted in October, 2015 for several counts of bankruptcy fraud, concealment of bankruptcy assets, and false bankruptcy declarations, after she allegedly hid as much as $755,000 in earnings from her hit Lifetime series from the bankruptcy court.



Vladimir Putin, on visit to China, plays Soviet-era melodies on piano

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that extending oil output cuts for a further nine months was the right thing to do to ensure stable oil prices. "It was quite hard to play, even for me, a person who plays with two fingers", Putin said. The Russian leader said that, although he saw Kremlin Press Secretary Dmitry Pesko filming him play, he thought the footage was for " personal consumption, for the archive ".


Premier Foods shifts focus after challenging year

Premier Foods shifts focus after challenging year

He declined to give a specific forecast, except to predict sales and profits will grow. The moves came after underlying annual sales fell 1.4% to £790.4 million. Plans to slash costs throughout its supply chain are expected to yield £20 million over the next two years, the firm added. The group expects the effect of changing retailer promotional strategies to reduce through the first half of the year and then stabilise thereafter.



Amazon announces free Alexa voice calls and messages for Echo

The Amazon Echo Show has its home-brewed digital assistant Alexa handling all the operations based on voice-commands and now touch screen inputs. The Echo Show is set to hit the United States on 28 June and will set back buyers by $229 (£176), but there is no word on when the Echo Show will reach United Kingdom shores.



Government scientist becomes Miss USA winner

On Sunday night, Miss District of Columbia Kára McCullough was crowned the victor of Miss USA 2017. "I love science", McCullough said after the event. Miss America Kara McCullough, a government scientist, says health care is "a privilege " for working people. The US Senate is now negotiating plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act after the House passed its own version of legislation.