Saudi Economy Shrinks, Showing Task Facing New Crown Prince - Bloomberg

Saudi Arabia's economy shrank by 0.5 percent in the first quarter, illustrating the scale of the challenge facing the country's new heir as he overhauls an economy still reliant on a struggling oil industry. Gross domestic product was 643 billion ...

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update to Feature Built-in Ransomware Protection - eWeek

The new Controlled Folder Access feature in the upcoming OS update will prevent malware and untrusted software from making changes to files. Microsoft Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection. In light of recent ransomware outbreaks, concerned IT ...

Simone Veil, French feminist, politician, Holocaust survivor, dies at 89 - The Jerusalem Post

Veil, a former minister of health who in 2012 was awarded France's highest honor, passed away this week at her home in Paris, her family told the media in France on Friday. The scholar, former judge and feminist activist was 89. Be the first to know ...

New York hospital shooting: man kills one before killing himself, police say - The Guardian

A man pulled an “assault rifle” from under his white lab coat and opened fire inside a Bronx hospital on Friday, police said, killing one person and wounding six others before attempting to set himself on fire and then shooting himself dead. At a brief ...

'The Master Trials' Makes 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Completely Different - TIME

I'm surfacing from a few hours fiddling with The Master Trials, the first expansion for Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Switch, to say that it is precisely what you've been waiting for — if what you've been waiting for ...

Turkey, Russia may cooperate in Afrin after YPG driven out - Daily Sabah

As details regarding Turkey's possible operation in areas held by the PKK Syrian affiliate Democratic Union Party's (PYD) armed People's Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syria are being gradually revealed, sources say that a joint Turkish-Russian ...

StarCraft's 4K remastered version launches on August 14th - The Verge

Blizzard Entertainment announced today that StarCraft: Remastered, the 4K resolution version of its iconic real-time strategy game, will be launching for Windows and Mac on August 14th. The package, originally announced back in March, contains both the ...

Jay-Z Releases New Album, '4:44,' Raps About Race on Provocative 'OJ' Track - NBCNews.com

Rap superstar Jay-Z dropped his latest album, "4:44," just before midnight Thursday and it was immediately hailed as a deeply raw response to wife Beyoncé's 2016 hit "Lemonade." In it, Jay-Z appears to admit to his infidelity by cheekily referencing ...

Microsoft's Cloudyn acquisition highlights challenges around cost - TechTarget

Microsoft cloud optimization should improve with its acquisition of Cloudyn to support Azure, as enterprises struggle to manage their public cloud bills. This Article Covers. Cloud management and monitoring. RELATED TOPICS. Cloud computing pricing and ...

Venus Williams Sued by Family of Man Dead From Car Crash - NBCNews.com

Popular tennis star Venus Williams was named in a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday, a day after police released a report that said she was at fault for a crash that led to the death of a passenger in another vehicle. The suit states that Jerome Barson ...

Acid leak threatens plants, wildlife in Judean Desert - The Times of Israel

The muddy Ashalim stream flowing on Friday, June 30 2017 after acidic water leaked from a fertilizer plant nearby. (Environment Protection Ministry). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. pollution · contamination · Dead Sea.

With Israeli decision on prayers at Western Wall, some see diminished clout of liberal US Jews - Los Angeles Times

When Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's cabinet voted to renege on a compromise plan for a plaza where women and men could pray together at the Western Wall, the decision was widely viewed as a move to placate ultra-religious parties in the ruling ...

US, Britain urge Russia to bring Nemtsov murder perpetrators to justice - The Jerusalem Post

LONDON/WASHINGTON - The United States and Britain urged Russia on Friday to bring to justice all those responsible for the murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. A Russian court on Thursday convicted five men of murdering Nemtsov but allies of ...

CNBC Transcript: Hayman Capital Management Managing Partner Kyle Bass Speaks with CNBC's “Squawk Box” - CNBC

BRIAN SULLIVAN: ALL RIGHT JUST A FEW MINUTES AGO WE GOT A PHONE CALL FROM HEDGE FUND MANAGER KYLE BASS WHO WANTS TO RESPOND TO SOMETHING THAT HE HEARD ABOUT CHINA. HE JOINS US NOW ON THE "SQUAWK" ...

The Nintendo Switch vs 40 Hours Of International Flight - Kotaku

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting the team in our New York office. The best part of that was the burgers and beers! The worst part was having to spend 40 hours on a plane going from Australia to the US and back. Or so I thought. Even a couple ...

Putin-Erdogan meeting may take place during G20 summit in Hamburg - TASS

MOSCOW, June 30. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan may hold a separate meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg on July 7-8, Kremlin's Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov told TASS.

'Morning Joe' Hosts Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski Accuse Trump of Blackmail - Haaretz

U.S. President Donald Trump awaits the arrival of South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 30, 2017. JIM BOURG/REUTERS. Trump tweets scathing, sexist attack on MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski · Playboy reporter ...

German parliament votes to legalise same-sex marriage - The Guardian

German MPs have voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage, prompting joyous and unusual scenes in parliament as Green party politicians tossed glittered confetti across the chamber and gay couples sitting in the public gallery kissed and embraced.

Five suicide bombers attack Lebanese army during raids - The Jerusalem Post

The raids were part of a major security sweep by the Lebanese army in an area that has been a flashpoint for violent spillover from the Syria crisis. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Ain al-Hilweh. Youth walk under an Islamic State flag in Ain al ...

Labor groups protest 'one failed year' under Duterte - Rappler

FAILURE. Various of labor groups hold a protest rally on the government's failure to address the needs of workers as President Rodrigo Duterte marks his first year in office on Friday, June 30. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines ...