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Melania Trump visits a women's business center, school in Saudi Arabia

Melania Trump visits a women's business center, school in Saudi Arabia

Addressing some 50 leaders from the Islamic world he shook off the mantle of Islamophobia that had delighted some of his supporters during the presidential campaign. Tehran and Riyadh are at odds on a range of regional conflicts, including the civil wars in Syria and Yemen. In his speech attended by dozens of Arab and Islamic leaders, he toned down the harsh anti-Muslim rhetoric he had employed during the presidential campaign previous year in favor of trying to gain cooperation ...



Synchrony Financial (SYF) Shares Sold by Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC

Daiwa Securities Group Inc.'s holdings in Synchrony Financial were worth $789,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Net profit margin of the company was recorded at 14.3 percent, operating profit margin was 62.7 percent, whereas gross profit margin stands at 0 percent.



Some killed in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on QNA this morning that it "reiterated Qatar's firm stance on rejecting violence and terrorism regardless of its source and whatever its motives and reasons". Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday said the identity of the perpetrator was known to police but the authorities would not be revealing more information for the moment.


Merkel's party secures key victory in bellwether state vote

Merkel's party secures key victory in bellwether state vote

The western state of North Rhine-Westphalia is Germany's most populous and has been led by the Social Democrats for all but five years since 1966. With their Green coalition partners slumping to 6%, the SPD was voted out in the state for only the second time in the past 50 years.


Nokia and Apple settle long-running legal disputes

Nokia and Apple settle long-running legal disputes

In addition to that, Apple will pay an undisclosed amount of cash payment to Nokia up-front, along with additional revenues . Nokia filed a case against Apple in Germany and the USA back in December 2016, alleging the Cupertino, California-headquartered company had infringed upon 32 technology patents.



Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert

A family member told the BBC: "We want us to know they are safe and where they are". Officials are now working to establish if the attacker was part of a network or acted alone. "I can't get through to her". One fan, Majid Khan, 22, described the explosion and ensuing panic. He said he lay down next to his wife for up to an hour, until she was stretchered on a table to an ambulance.