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Here's how to register to vote for the General Election 2017

However, it is likely to take a few days, assuming victory on June 8, for May to confirm her negotiating team; it is now led by Brexit Secretary David Davis, who unlike May is a long-time opponent of Britain's membership of the Union. May also told the BBC that her political opponents were intent on "frustrating the Brexit process" " even after Parliament authorized divorce talks with the EU.


EBay unveils first-quarter earnings results

EBay unveils first-quarter earnings results

Underlying total eBay Inc. performance, the Marketplace platforms delivered $20.0 billion of GMV and $1.8 billion of revenue. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a hold rating and issued a $35.00 price target on shares of eBay in a report on Friday, April 14th.



BP's leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

BP said in their statement that the release hasn't reached the tundra surrounding the well. "The top leak was misting oil in conjunction with releasing natural gas", the department said, but "the activation of the surface safety valve has stopped the release from that point".


Canada's Brad Gushue wins gold at world men's curling championship

Canada's Brad Gushue wins gold at world men's curling championship

This is Gushue's first appearance at the world men's championship. We missed a couple of opportunities, but I was very happy with how we played overall. "The biggest thing is we're writing it in as world champions", he said. Edin falls into the semifinal game against the victor of the Page 3-4 matchup between third-seeded Swiss skip Peter de Cruz (8-3) and American John Shuster (8-3).



Setback doesn't deter Arkansas plans for later executions

Attorneys had asked for the appeal while the Supreme Court takes up another case involving inmates' access to unbiased mental health experts. Davis, along with Bruce Ward, was scheduled to be killed by lethal injection. But amid public opposition to the death penalty, including protests in the state capital Little Rock including actor Johnny Depp and a judge linked to one of the cases, lawyers obtained stays for three of the executions.


Mortgage Applications drop 1.8%

Mortgage Applications drop 1.8%

The average contract interest rate for 15-year fixed-rate mortgages decreased to its lowest level since November 2016, 3.50%, from 3.51%, while the average contract interest rate for 5/1 ARMs decreased to its lowest level since November 2016, 3.27%, from 3.33%.