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Tesla may not be coming to India this year

WARNING: "Intellectus Partners LLC Increases Position in Tesla Inc (TSLA)" was first published by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ) inclined 1.62% to $52.78. Chief executive Elon Musk tweeted the update will include several tweaks, including a "new control algorithm", which controls the steering and throttle inputs when driverless features are activated, that "feels as smooth as silk".

North Korea: Missile Ready to Be Deployed, Mass Produced

At present, the only system capable of intercepting North Korean missiles is the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) located at interceptor sites at Fort Greely, Alaska and Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. He vowed to bring up the issue at this week's G-7 summit in Italy. North Korea says it's ready to deploy and start mass producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major US military bases there following a test launch it claims confirmed the missile's combat ...

Former MotoGP champion Hayden remains in critical condition

He struggled this season, retiring from the one round of the most recent race in Italy and finishing the second in twelfth. Hayden was hit by a black Peugeot driven by a 30-year-old Italian. He is also survived by his father Earl, who was unable to travel to Italy from the United States due to health problems, his brother Roger Lee and two sisters, Jenny and Kathleen.

Senate confirms Iowa governor as China envoy

Ambassador to the People's Republic of China. "It's not just worker rights where China falls woefully short", Brown said. Branstad only needed a majority vote. Ambassador Branstad is hoping that he can use his past relations and built up trust with China President Xi Jinping to get the oldest and smartest trading country to agree to more transparency.

Justices make it easier for companies to defend patent cases

Unanimous Supreme Court decisions that create tectonic shifts in law are rare, but on Monday an 8-0 majority in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods rejected a lower court's statutory interpretation that has enabled rampant forum shopping in patent infringement cases.

Trudeau congratulates France's president-elect Macron on decisive win

Overnight he appeared side-by-side with outgoing president Francois Hollande - his former mentor - at a commemoration of the end of World War II . Macron has failed to present a plan to make the representative government more democratic, showing little interest in this matter as a candidate.

Putin Doesn't See Eye-To-Eye With Trump On North Korea

KCNA said Sunday's launch, which was attended by Kim Jong Un , tested "a new ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket". The military said that although more analysis is required to verify the North Korean claim, "we believe the possibility of that is low".

Ex-SKorean President Park arrives for start of bribery trial

She ignored a large crowd of journalists recording her entrance. Park faces 18 charges including bribery, coercion and abuse of power for offering governmental favours to tycoons who bribed Choi. "This will remain a page in history and I wanted to see for myself Park on trial", said Heo, adding she had participated in the candlelight rallies past year that drew millions of South Koreans to the street in peaceful protests.

Chelsea Manning Celebrates First Steps of Freedom on Instagram

Manning, who was arrested in 2010, filed a transgender rights lawsuit in prison and attempted suicide twice previous year, according to her lawyers. But as the former intelligence officer adjusts to life after prison, right-wing Twitter users and media outlets alike, many of which are angered over her freedom, continue to misgender her.

Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words

Rouhani also criticised Iran's arch-foe Saudi Arabia over its lack of democracy, urging Riyadh to allow its people to decide their country's fate through free elections. Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear program in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the US administration lacked knowledge about the Middle East.

NIA questions Kashmiri separatist leaders for second day

The NIA has also collected details of 13 accused charge-sheeted so far in the cases in the Valley in the recent past, pertaining to the damage caused to schools and public property as part of the larger conspiracy to perpetuate violence and chaos in Kashmir.

Stray bullet kills boy, 7, eating cake at kitchen table

LMPD Lt. Emily McKinley said Dequante Hobbs Jr. was with his mother and grandmother at home on West Madison Street near Dr. W.J. Hodge Street on Sunday evening when he was hit by a stray bullet. Hobbs's death has Gov. Matt Bevin taking to social media and promising ideas for a community-driven response. They believe someone fighting behind the boy's home fired a gun .

Donald Trump acknowledges India as 'victim of terrorism' at Riyadh summit

The President further pledged to work alongside the West Asian nations to combat extremist ideology in the region as all the countries from the USA to India, Australia to Russian Federation - have been "victim of terrorism and have suffered repeated barbaric attacks".

Macron says European Union needs deep reforms

France's new president received support from Angela Merkel yesterday in his bold ambition to push for the "historic reconstruction" of Europe to defeat the populist surge that has spread across the continent. At his inauguration on Sunday, Macron said he aimed to restore France's shattered self-confidence and help rebuild the flagging European Union. Later this month, he will also meet Donald Trump, when the United States president - believed to have preferred Le Pen to Macron - visits ...

Billboard Music Awards: All the highlights

She wore a white gown with enormous, ruffled sleeves and a plunging neckline. Cher , who first gained fame in the 1960s with partner Sonny Bono, celebrated her 71st birthday over the weekend. Standing under an elaborate crystal chandelier, Dion's characteristically huge vocals showed up most of the awards' other performers, leaving all her younger musical counterparts at the BBMAs no excuse for not rising to her level.

Did the first lady just swat away the president's hand?

But the visit also comes as the U.S. Then there was the kerfuffle about Melania's Twitter account liking a tweet that featured that GIF along with a joke about Trump having built a wall between him and his wife. Alaa Tartir, programme director at Al-Shabaka: The Palestinian Policy Network, says Israeli authorities had hoped to break to the hunger strike before the U.S.

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty In Sexting Case. Says He Has ‘Sickness’

I apologize to the teenage girl, whom I mistreated so badly. Preska set sentencing for September 8. According to the teen, Weiner , 51, asked her to undress and encouraged her to touch herself and say his name over video chat. " Weiner's conduct was not only reprehensible, but a federal crime, one for which he is now convicted and will be sentenced ", Kim said. During its investigation of Weiner , the FBI seized his electronic devices, including a laptop with emails to Abedin.

Half-time: Rampant Harps in goals spree against St. Pat's

Two minutes before the break, Harps added the third as Jonny Bonner sent in a deep cross and defender Packie Mailey rose high to firmly head home much to the delight of the Finn Park faithful. As Pat's sought to climb the mountain, Christy Fagan's attempt from the edge of the box deflected wide and Harps skipper Ciaran Coll cleared off the line from a Peers header.

BC May 9, 2017 Election Results and Comments

NDP leader John Horgan and BC Green Party leader Andrew Weaver also won their respective ridings. Horgan, in contrast, took the Liberals by surprise with a balanced-budget platform bristling with exciting promises: $10-a-day child care, elimination of bridge tolls, a new renters rebate and more.

Justice Dept asks U.S. judge to reconsider ruling against Trump sanctuary order

Sessions' memo came almost a month after a federal judge in California halted Trump's initial attempt to strip funding from sanctuary cities, saying that only Congress, not the president, could impose new conditions on federal grants. Department of Justice and Homeland Security grants as government attorneys argued. Get Texas Take, the Houston Chronicle's must-read political newsletter, sent to your inbox each weekday morning.

Justice Dept asks U.S. judge to reconsider ruling against Trump sanctuary order

Sessions' memo came almost a month after a federal judge in California halted Trump's initial attempt to strip funding from sanctuary cities, saying that only Congress, not the president, could impose new conditions on federal grants. Department of Justice and Homeland Security grants as government attorneys argued. Get Texas Take, the Houston Chronicle's must-read political newsletter, sent to your inbox each weekday morning.

Michael Flynn to decline Senate invite, source says

Trump fired Flynn 24 days later, after federal prosecutors informed the White House about Flynn's involvement with Russian Federation and suggested he could subject to blackmail. The payments, which were made through Flynn's US -based speakers bureau, stemmed from Flynn's trip to Moscow to appear at an RT gala, where he sat at the head table with Putin.

Gambia's Jammeh 'stole $50m', assets frozen

Mr Tambadou said a court order had frozen or temporarily held 88 accounts and 14 companies linked in some way to Mr Jammeh - amounting to all the politician's "known assets" remaining in The Gambia, as the country's new administration sought to prevent him "liquidating or dissipating" anything further.

In A Historic First, Trump Visits Old City Of Jerusalem

The Western Wall is the holiest site where Jews can pray. He placed a note between the massive stones, a centuries-old tradition of supplication. He was not accompanied by any Israeli leaders during the hugely symbolic visit. The main focus of Trump's visit, however, is a push to restart stalled peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians. The world needs a strong United States; the Middle East needs a strong United States, Israel needs a strong United States and the United States ...

US Govt 'Under Assault' by Trump After Comey Firing: Clapper

Dick Durbin and Dianne Feinstein are calling on Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to resign if no special prosecutor is named to replace ousted FBI Director James Comey in the investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 U.S. Trump then went on to suggest scrapping the traditional White House briefings that have existed in some form since the Woodrow Wilson administration nearly a century ago.

Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)

Creative Planning's holdings in Kinross Gold were worth $137,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The company was able to keep return on investment at -0.10% in the last twelve months. In Gold Industry, Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC ) have 1.24 billion outstanding shares now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders.

Meghan Markle Spotted Arriving at Pippa Middleton's Wedding Reception With Prince Harry

Earlier Pippa was beaming in a custom-made Giles Deacon wedding gown as she Wednesday her new husband financier James Matthews . Privacy-hungry Prince Harry was almost able to bring his American girlfriend to Pippa Middleton's private wedding reception without being photographed.

Security Tightened around Rajinikanth's Residence

Calling the political system corrupt, he urged his supporters to "prepare for war" when the time comes. Chennai: Security has been tightened near Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth's Poes Garden residence in the city, following protests by a pro-Tamil outfit, which opposed his political plunge.

Macron wins French election

Valls", Jean-Paul Delevoye, who chooses Macron's party's candidates, told Europe 1 radio on Wednesday. "I can work in a government majority", said Bruno Le Maire, a senior Republicans official, who had been an aide of presidential candidate Francois Fillon, and is tipped by some to become the new foreign minister.

France's Macron appoints center-right PM to widen appeal

Meanwhile, French Polynesia's president Edouard Fritch has given his full backing to the new president, saying there is a shared vision of how Tahiti can help Mr Macron's new strategy for Europe. Christophe Castaner, Macron's campaign spokesman, was appointed government spokesman. A series of tax evasion and other scandals hit the previous government.

Trump hails chances for peace during Israel trip

Past US presidents have visited the wall, but either before or after their tenure as president. Updated at 10:20 a.m. His comments came after he landed in Israel, thereby, becoming the first U.S. "There's a great feeling for peace throughout the Middle East", Trump said. "There is no other way", he said. The official briefed on Sunday's meeting said the package includes building permits for Palestinians in Area C that has largely been off limits to Palestinian development until now.

Rubio: 'People got what they voted for'

People got what they voted for. Sen. Marco Rubio introduces Alex Acosta, President Donald Trump's nominee to be Secretary of Labor, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., March 22, 2017.

Iranian People Chose 'Engagement With the World,' Rouhani Says After Re-Election

He promised voters a moderate and outward-looking Iran and criticised the conservative-dominated judiciary. The results have further jeopardized the position of current Tehran Mayor Mohammad-Baqer Qalibaf who ran in the presidential race only to withdraw in favour of Rouhani's leading challenger, Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

Nicola Sturgeon rejects 'ludicrous' claims Tory surge could stop referendum bid

But even if everyone who voted independent would have voted SNP in a general election (a highly improbable supposition), that clearly can not account for all of the difference between the two performances. "It was a remarkable result and the lesson I take from it is clear". Last week the UK Prime Minister accused the European Union of interfering in the upcoming UK General Elections on 8 June, causing more tensions with the 27 member block and drawing criticism for provoking what some ...

North Korea to South: There's More Where That Came From

It reached an altitude of 560 kilometres (347 miles), the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity, citing office rules. North Korea fired a solid-fuel ballistic missile Sunday that can be harder for outsiders to detect before launch and later said the test was hailed as ideal by leader Kim Jong Un.