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Worldwide European Union senses Facebook scandal shifts privacy tide in its favour
Author: 0 European Union senses Facebook scandal shifts privacy tide in its favour

The Facebook founder was grilled with basic queries about the company's business model to everything about data privacy, political ads, censorship, and the works. Reding said the Cambridge Analytica scandal was a "wake-up call " to the United States in the same way that whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations about mass U.S.

Author: 0 USA strike on Syria violation of int'l rules: Iran defense minister

Meanwhile, a senior Israeli cabinet minister said on Saturday that the US-led strikes in Syria are an "important signal" to Iran, Syria and Lebanese militant group Hezbollah . Putin slammed the strikes as an "act of aggression against a sovereign state" and called for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council, but stopped short of threatening any specific retaliation against the strikes.

Worldwide UN Security Council holds emergency session over Syria strike upon Russia's request
Author: 0 UN Security Council holds emergency session over Syria strike upon Russia's request

The U.N. body was briefed by the Deputy to the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Thomas Markram and the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Syria Staffan de Mistura ahead of the open hearing. When asked by reporters after the Cabinet meeting whether Russian President Vladimir Putin , who supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, bore responsibility for the attack, Trump said, "Yeah, he may, and if he does, it's going to be very tough".

Author: 0 UK decision on Syria must be made carefully, based on evidence

Davis, who in 2013 voted against taking military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government, said that his decision then was based on a lack of clear evidence and a lack of a clear plan. "It was right to take the action that we have done in the timing that we have done", she said. British U.N. Ambassador Karen Pierce denied Britain was in any way involved.

Worldwide On April, 25 The EPS for Equifax Inc. (EFX) Expected At $1.37
Author: 0 On April, 25 The EPS for Equifax Inc. (EFX) Expected At $1.37

It has underperformed by 25.66% the S&P500. Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc decreased its stake in Kinder Morgan Inc Del (KMI) by 32.57% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 30% are positive. On Monday, October 23 RBC Capital Markets downgraded Equifax Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 14.

Worldwide Russian FM Lavrov: US missiles hide traces of Washington's crimes in Syria
Author: 0 Russian FM Lavrov: US missiles hide traces of Washington's crimes in Syria

In a reference to the USA, he said that "it would only benefit those who are protected by the ocean and expect to sit there and engage in continuous efforts to stir up the region in order to advance their geopolitical goals". Sergey Lavrov said Russian experts had already inspected the site of the attack and found no trace of chemical weapons, adding that Moscow has "irrefutable information that it was another fabrication".

Worldwide The Best Signs From This Year's March For Science
Author: 0 The Best Signs From This Year's March For Science

Organizers estimated that 15,000 people took part in San Diego's march a year ago. Their mission is "robustly funded and publicly communicated science as a pillar of human freedom and prosperity". Rochester March for Science organizers have put together a Day of Science with a noon rally in Martin Luther King Jr. "Too often nowadays, decisions are based on ideology or special interests rather than empirical evidence", said attendee Randolph Bower, an air-pollution scientist at a ...

Worldwide Girls' soccer: Tigers make strides in loss to Wolves
Author: 0 Girls' soccer: Tigers make strides in loss to Wolves

It was the first Vikings win over the Titans in Bernardini's four-year tenure, which can best be characterized by slow, steady improvement. "Seton Catholic, they're a good team", United coach Horst Malunat said. "She has been extremely smart and aggressive, quick to the ball and fearless when defending". "You don't want to get too high after a win and too low after a loss, but the environment around the team and the culture is definitely positive", Bernardini said.

Worldwide In Peru, Pence to transient Latin American leaders on Syria strike
Author: 0 In Peru, Pence to transient Latin American leaders on Syria strike

Vice President Mike Pence in prepared remarks to regional leaders at the Summit of America twice recalled traveling to the border with Venezuela during a trip past year to Colombia. A Pence aide said Pence planned to meet with Pena Nieto early Saturday, with the get-together only being finalized late on Friday. Ana Quintana, a senior policy analyst on Latin America and the Western Hemisphere for the Heritage Foundation, said Pence would seek to "continue the momentum" of USA policy on ...

Worldwide Arsenal boss Wenger hails form of Welbeck
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger hails form of Welbeck

The draw will be conducted by former Barcelona and Lyon defender Eric Abidal, who is UEFA's ambassador for the Europa League final to be played May 16 at the Stade de Lyon. The two joint-favourites to win the competition will face off in a huge semi-final clash. Should Arsenal progress to the final of the Europa League they will be met by one of Red Bull Salzburg or Olympique de Marseille .

Worldwide Corbyn: No Legal Basis for US, British Strikes Against Syria
Author: 0 Corbyn: No Legal Basis for US, British Strikes Against Syria

The Labour leader, in a letter to the Prime Minister, thanked her for informing him the bombing raids were taking place but re-stated his view Parliament should have been consulted. But the USA administration is giving alarmingly contradictory signals", he said. Speaking at Downing Street on Saturday morning, May said the strikes were "limited and targeted" and created to degrade the Syrian regime's ability to develop and use chemical weapons.

Worldwide North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to convene emergency meeting on Syria
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to convene emergency meeting on Syria

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation will convene an emergency meeting on Syria to discuss the US -led airstrikes against the Assad regime in Syria, an official from the alliance told Anadolu Agency on Saturday. "This calls for a collective and effective response by the worldwide community", the statement says. "Chemical weapons can not be used with impunity and can not be normalised".

Worldwide Acadia National Park entrance fees to go up about $5
Author: 0 Acadia National Park entrance fees to go up about $5

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Thursday that the fee increases would be smaller than previously announced because of the public comments the department received about the proposal. Factoring in inflation, the $5 entrance fee the park charged in 1914 would be the equivalent of a $123 entrance fee today-more than four times the price of the new seven-day $30 vehicle pass.

Worldwide Alum, Ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe fired Friday
Author: 0 Alum, Ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe fired Friday

Highly inconvenient fact: The internal FBI investigation reportedly faults McCabe for disclosures to the media that fed a negative article about Clinton and the Obama administration Justice Department. Fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe's statement following his dismissal may have incriminated former FBI Director James Comey , according to George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley.

Author: 0 Chemical Attack: US, UK, France Bomb Syria

The British Government published their legal justification for the strikes on Saturday, stating that in the course of fightign the Syrian civil war "The Syrian regime has been killing its own people for seven years" and that it had used chemical weapons in "breach of the customary worldwide law prohibition on the use of chemical weapons, and amounts to a war crime and a crime against humanity".

Worldwide Trump Pivots on TPP, but the Footwear Industry Has 'Seen This Before'
Author: 0 Trump Pivots on TPP, but the Footwear Industry Has 'Seen This Before'

We thank them both. The president assigned his top trade advisers, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and his new chief economic adviser, Larry Kudlow , "to take another look at whether or not a better deal could be negotiated". For instance, ranchers in Australia can send beef to Japan more cheaply than ranchers in the US. One of his first official moves in office was a formal withdrawal from the deal penned under Obama.

Worldwide Former Supermodel Janice Dickinson Just Gave Powerful Testimony Against Bill Cosby
Author: 0 Former Supermodel Janice Dickinson Just Gave Powerful Testimony Against Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby was supposed to be her mentor, Andrea Constand told a jury here on Friday (April 13). "I felt his fingers going inside of my vagina, going in and out, very forcefully", she said. Cosby was arrested in December 2015 just as the 12-year statute of limitations in Constand's case was about to expire. The judge has allowed five women to take the stand during the retrial.

Worldwide UK PM May: British forces conduct targeted strike against Syria
Author: 0 UK PM May: British forces conduct targeted strike against Syria

The Prime Minister insisted that military action against Bashar Assad's regime was a limited strike in response to the "harrowing" chemical weapons attack in Douma and was not about regime change. In a statement Friday night, U.S. President Donald Trump outlined strikes being carried out against the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad after a chemical weapon attack earlier in the week.

Worldwide Everything In The White House Is 'Very Calm And Calculated'
Author: 0 Everything In The White House Is 'Very Calm And Calculated'

The Defense Department says a review is still underway when it comes to culpability for the suspected chemical weapons attack. Later, when confronting the crisis Syria, Obama found himself painted into a corner after having declared that the use of chemical weapons would cross a "red line".

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