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Strong winds expected for Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Yu said Vancouver Island's varied terrain means systems of high wind, which are fairly common in the area, can be different every time. Strong winds have helped down power lines and left thousands of BC Hydro customers without power across Vancouver Island Tuesday night.

Piper Jaffray Companies Analysts Give Biogen Inc (BIIB) a $442.00 Price Target

Finally, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC boosted its position in Biogen by 3.0% in the fourth quarter. 12/29/2016 - Biogen Idec Inc. had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. Below is a list of Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) latest ratings and price target changes. Mizuho has "Buy" rating and $290 target. Analysts await Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) to report earnings on July, 20.

Unwelcome Selfie, Melania Hand Slap: Trump Encounters Turbulence on Arrival in Israel

The two leaders met earlier at the King David Hotel after Mr. Trump stopped by the Western Wall, becoming the first sitting USA president to visit Judaism's holiest site. "I think people have just had enough". The Palestinians also claim east Jerusalem as their capital and previous US administrations have said the area's fate must be decided through negotiations.

Donald Trump asked intelligence bosses to speak out against FBI's Russian Federation probe

Both turned him down, according to United States media reports , as they believed the request to be inappropriate. Ex-FBI Director James Comey has shown his willingness to speak to the special counsel Mueller before testifying publicly.

Korea bears the brunt of China's displeasure

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, who assumed office on May 10, has announced plans to send his special envoys to Russian Federation, the United States, China and Japan to coordinate bilateral cooperation. In recent weeks Beijing and Seoul have signaled a desire to fix relations following the election of Moon, who has taken a friendlier stance toward China than his conservative predecessor.

Russian Federation and Turkey lift all trade restrictions

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow's embargo on the import of tomatoes from Turkey and its visa restrictions on Turkish nationals will remain in place for the time being. He added, "And that it is ready to lead the way to turn our geostrategic region into an area of cooperation, stability and prosperity". BSEC is established as a model of multilateral political and economic initiative with the signing of the Istanbul Summit Declaration and the Bosphorus Statement by the heads of ...

Kerala men detained after train commuters allege they discussed 'bombs'

Officials said the group got down at Panvel from the Thiruvanthapuram-LTT Netravati Express around 3 pm and then took a local train to reach CST. After nearly eight hours' interrogation, the six youngsters were allowed to leave by Tuesday afternoon after nothing damaging was found about them.

Manchester soccer coach's wife, daughters escape terror attack

The country and the city will continue to come together, united in their support for each other, and in typical British style, life will go on. Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos was the second victim to be identified . 'No matter how much we train our staff for incidents such as this, nothing can prepare you for the shock and sadness when tragedies like this occur.

President Trump sends Congress $4.1 trillion spending plan

Just as important for the budget , the prospects of health care and tax legislation are entirely uncertain. The White House on Tuesday will ask Republicans who control the U.S. President Donald Trump's budget is getting an icy reception on Capitol Hill from many of his fellow Republicans. Federal Managers Association National President Renee Johnson called the budget a "slap in the face" of federal employees.

Trump's Budget: "Compassion for Taxpayers"

Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa. But "Congress has the power of the purse strings". Just as important for the budget, the prospects of health care and tax legislation are entirely uncertain. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), who has previously laughed at Trump's healthcare stances , tweeted his assertion that Trump's Medicaid cuts are "cruel".

Trump Meets With Palestinian Leader Abbas in Bethlehem

Mr Trump, speaking alongside Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem, said he hoped the USA could help both parties work out their long-standing differences. "I assure you of our commitment to the two-state solution and to live together with our neighbors in security and peace", Abbas said. Protests against supposed American support of the Israeli occupation were organised across the West Bank and Gaza, and one Palestinian faction called for a " day of rage " during the USA ...

Trump talks of engagement to resolve North Korea crisis

He said, however, that what he's willing to do is not talk for talk's sake but for talks that produce an outcome", the envoy said. Hong delivered Moon's letter, conveying the president's gratitude for Washington's unwavering security commitment and the early summit plan.

Ariana Grande suspends tour following Manchester terror attack

Between 19 and 22 people have been killed in the tragedy and 59 have been injured, in the latest update given by police. Islamic State's claim of responsibility echoed others the group has made for attacks in the West but with vague details that left open the possibility it was an opportunistic attempt at propaganda.

Mueller Cleared by DOJ Ethics Experts to Lead Russia Probe

Last week, USA media reported that Mr Trump had pressed Mr Comey himself in meetings and phone calls to pull back on the investigation. The White House told ABC News in response to the story that it "does not confirm or deny unsubstantiated claims based on illegal leaks from anonymous individuals".

Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

He then went to the rear of the plane and blocked access to his row of seats that had already been assigned to others. She added that the United crew behaved professionally. "He was trying to explain to the crew and captain ... because he had points, he felt he deserved an upgrade", Clark GredoƱa , another passenger, told the Post .

Justice official says he stands by memo on Comey

A number of lawmakers said Rosenstein also told them that Comey hadn't asked for more resources for the Russian Federation investigation before he was sacked as some reports had indicated. FBI Director James Comey had publicly confirmed the existence of the investigation in March. Comey described really not wanting to go to that meeting, for the same reason he later did not want to go to the private dinner with Trump: the Federal Bureau of Investigation director should be always at ...

Corruption trial of ousted SKorean leader begins

She arrived at court handcuffed and with a badge bearing her prisoner number pinned to her navy pantsuit, her hair held back in a haphazard bun and her face showing little sign of make-up. "I have been serving President Park for the past four decades". And the scandal involving Choi destroyed Park's carefully crafted image as a selfless daughter of South Korea and inspired an angry public to push for her ouster and then elect Seoul's first liberal government in a decade.

Shanghai stocks, Aussie dollar down after Moody's downgrades China

Moody's said in a statement that the downgrade reflected expectations China's financial strength will "erode somewhat over the coming years, with the economy-wide debt continuing to rise as potential growth slows". S&P cut its outlook to negative in the same month. It said the move brought Moody's rating in line with Fitch. However, the levels of potential growth were likely to fall in the next few years, with the GDP growth having already decelerated from 10.6 percent in 2010 to 6.7 ...

Manchester Bombing Is Europe's 12th Terrorist Attack Since 2015

May said Britain's terror threat level had been raised to critical - meaning another attack may be imminent. Under Operation Temperer, members of the armed forces could be deployed to public events, such as concerts and sports events, and also on the streets and at major shopping centres.

Police raid Manchester home believed to be linked to bomber

Abedi is believed to have boarded a train from London to Manchester to carry out the attack . Police carried out a controlled explosion at Abedi's residence in south Manchester on Tuesday and also conducted a search of his brother Ismael's house nearby.

Walker, Republicans announce new policy center at UW-Madison

Scott Walker discusses the creation of a new public policy leadership and research center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Madison . Walker also tweeted that Republicans who ran on the promise of lowering taxes "need to keep that pledge". MADISON , Wis. (AP) - Gov. "I don't think anybody loves the university system more than Tommy Thompson".

Investor's Alert Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), Southern Co (NYSE:SO)

Gradient Investments LLC raised its position in Starbucks by 62.6% in the first quarter. Valley National Advisers Inc. now owns 2,032 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 7 shares in the last quarter.

Israeli Official: Trump's Credibility at Stake Over Embassy Pledge

On the campaign trail, Trump promised to move the embassy to Jerusalem but he has since backed off on that pledge. Trump and his family will also have food testers, and 10,000 police officers will be deployed in Jerusalem , a city both Israel and Palestine claim as their capital.

Ariana Grande returns to United States following Manchester bombing

The vigil, held in warm evening sunshine in front of the Town Hall, drew representatives of different religions who, one by one, condemned Monday evening's bombing, which ripped through a crowd leaving a show by USA singer Ariana Grande . US security officials, citing British intelligence officials, said Abedi was born in Manchester to Libyan parents. The venue tweeted it happened "outside the venue in a public space".

Ariana Grande's mother helped fans following attack

The arena foyer connects the 21,000-capacity auditorium with Victoria train and tram station, a major transport hub on the northern edge of the city center. The director general of MI5 Andrew Parker has condemned the terrorist attack in Manchester as "disgusting" and said the security service remains "relentlessly focused, in numerous current operations, on doing all we can to combat the scourge of terrorism and keep the country safe".

Manchester Bombing: Ariana Grande Fans Share Poignant Tribute In Response To Attack

She was loved by everyone and her warmth and kindness will be remembered fondly. "I've called the hospitals". Isabel Hodgins, an actress who had been attending the concert, told Sky News: "Everybody was panicking, there was pushing up the stairs".

Trump is first sitting US President to visit Western Wall

Trump started off his Israel visit with a short speech at Tel Aviv airport, saying there was now a "rare opportunity ahead to bring peace and stability to the region". "So you have another story wrong", he told reporters. President Donald Trump says he never "mentioned the word or the name Israel" during a recent conversation with top Russian diplomats.

President 'leant on officials to deny any Russian links'

Brennan says such classified information typically shared through intelligence channels, not visiting diplomats. The intelligence chief's comments come at a time when leaks within the USA government have been on the rise, particularly since President Donald Trump took office January.

Notorious child serial killer Ian Brady has died in prison

Social users railed against the broadcaster, bemoaning the level of coverage offered to the deceased murderer. This news comes just a day after Ian Brady died in prison , aged 79. Hindley and Brady were jailed in the 1960s for the murders of five children. John Kilbride's brother, Terry, told the Sun newspaper: "It's been years and years of anguish and pain for us and the families of the victims".

What is known about suspected Manchester attacker Abedi

Ian Hopkins, chief constable of Greater Manchester Police, said police would not immediately release more information about Abedi because he was not yet formally identified as the bomber. In her only statement so far, Grande took to Twitter some five hours after the bombing to describe herself as "broken" in the aftermath of the attack.

Trump asked top intel officials to defend him on Russian Federation claims

It is unclear if a similar memo was prepared by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to document Trump's conversation with Coats. According to the report Monday, Trump is also building a team of outside legal counsel to handle his responses to the possible collusion investigations.

Manchester Concert Attack Kills At Least 2213:30

Islamic State, also known as ISIS, ISIL, and Daesh, boasted Tuesday about its involvement in the Muslim terrorist attack, referring to the now-aerosolized bomber as a "soldier of the Caliphate". Those military personnel may be deployed at certain events, May said, "such as concerts and sports matches" to help police keep the public safe. Police say the man was arrested in south Manchester overnight after the explosion yesterday killed 22 people and injured 59, many of them teenagers.

Voters in Canada's British Columbia head to polls in dead-heat race

Clark's campaign strategy marked a return to the Liberals' winning approach in 2013, when she promoted her party as the only one that could create and protect jobs while portraying the NDP as disastrous managers of the economy. And one of Robertson's communications staff served in a senior role with the NDP campaign. Though the Greens fell short of the four seats needed for official party status , Weaver wasn't concerned when he spoke to the media Wednesday.

WH: Trump was 'exhausted' when he said 'Islamic extremism'

Trump went on to criticise Iran, which just saw President Hassan Rouhani win a re-election bid, saying the country has "for decades.fueled the fires of sectarian conflict and terror". President Donald Trump shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after making a joint statement in Jerusalem, Monday, May 22, 2017.

Rape charges dropped but Assange faces arrest in Britain

July 25 - More than 91,000 documents, a lot of them secret U.S. military reports about the war in Afghanistan, are released by WikiLeaks . Assange posted a picture of himself smiling broadly to his Twitter account soon after the Swedish authorities' announcement Friday.

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