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Polls show Conservative lead dwindling one week before voting begins

That could leave the Tories 16 seats short of the overall majority of 326 needed to govern without the support of other parties. British Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting to shore up her general election campaign on Wednesday after a shock projection forecast a hung parliament and left the pound wobbling.



Pound plummets on risks of a hung parliament

According to the Times , "the estimates were met with scepticism by Tory and Labour figures". Labour, on the other hand, would see their number of MPs jump from 229 to 257. Patrick Sturgis, who chaired the inquiry into what went wrong in 2015 election polling, made a similar point. Investors are now on tenter hooks over the election outcome after polls failed to predict both Donald Trump's victory and Brexit a year ago.


Putin suggests USA hackers could have interfered with election, blamed Russian Federation

Putin suggests USA hackers could have interfered with election, blamed Russian Federation

She offers an exclusive, one-on-one interview with Russian President Vladimir Putin . The full interview with Putin will air on Sunday evening. It was eventually revealed to be scripted. "I didn't even really talk to him", Putin said . Putin again denied any Russian involvement in the US presidential election and any knowledge of Russian contacts with the Trump campaign.


Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019

Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019

Exelon Corporation announced Tuesday that it intends to close the Pennsylvania site in 2019, unless the state intervenes with subsidies to keep it open. The support without subsidy question is rankling area politicians. This story has been corrected to show the day of the Three Mile Island announcement was Tuesday, not Monday.


Meggitt plc (MGGT) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

Meggitt plc (MGGT) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $3.43B company. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 442 ($5.71), for a total value of £133,130.40 ($171,847.68). Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) has risen 6.00% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending.



Suspect in Portland stabbings built life around hate speech

Last week Mayor Ted Wheeler unsuccessfully tried to have the permit for the free speech rally revoked, saying it could further enflame tensions following the May 26 stabbings aboard a light-rail train. Jeremy Christian is in custody facing murder charges after allegedly stabbing three men on May 26 while shouting anti-Muslim comments at two women.