Month: October 2018

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) forecast weaker earnings on Wednesday as it posted record operating profit in the third quarter, meeting expectations thanks to sales of semiconductors to data centers and higher production yields. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, March
0 Comments
(Reuters) – Three Kansas militia members who were convicted of plotting to bomb the mosque and homes of Somali immigrants should be granted leniency in their sentencing because they were inspired by President Donald Trump’s rhetoric encouraging violence, lawyers for the men said in court documents. The defense lawyers, in filings made in federal court
0 Comments
LONDON (Reuters) – British consumer morale slid to a three-month low in October, dragged down by worries about the economic outlook in the run-up to Brexit, a survey showed on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A shopper walks through the underpass of Elephant and Castle traffic roundabout in south London, Britain October 5, 2015. REUTERS/Neil Hall The
0 Comments
FILE PHOTO: Aug 26, 2018; Paramus, NJ, USA; Aaron Wise (USA) tees off on the 13th hole during the final round of The Northern Trust golf tournament at Ridgewood Country Club. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo (Reuters) – Aaron Wise was named the PGA Tour’s rookie of the year on Tuesday after posting
0 Comments
ROME (Reuters) – Violent storms battered Italy for a third consecutive day on Tuesday, killing at least 11 people, and flooding much of Venice. The lagoon city’s St. Mark’s Square remained under water for a second day while the adjacent St. Mark’s Basilica was also inundated, with its baptistery totally flooded and its historic, mosaic
0 Comments
Fine-art handler Tom Richardson poses with a jacket belonging to British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking ahead of an auction of items from Hawkings’ personal estate at Christie’s in London, Britain October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – From a copy of his PhD thesis to his wheelchair, items belonging to Stephen Hawking are headed
0 Comments
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke testifies before a Senate Appropriations Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee hearing on the FY2019 funding request and budget justification for the Interior Department, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Interior Department’s acting inspector general has referred a probe
0 Comments
BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted African leaders on Tuesday, pledging a new development fund to tackle underdevelopment on the continent that has helped to spur mass migration, shaping the later years of her long premiership. German Chancellor Angela Merkel waits for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to arrive at the Chancellery in
0 Comments
Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls OSLO (Reuters) – British citizens already living in Norway and Norwegian citizens living in Britain will have the right to remain residents, even in case of a no-deal Brexit, the prime ministers of Britain and Norway said on
0 Comments