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Trump speaks to Qatar emir, offers help in resolving crisis: White House

Qataris were loading up on supplies in supermarkets, fearing shortages. He also recalled that he urged the Arab states to solve their current dispute through dialogue and negotiation, a commitment in which the Qatari authorities have the mediating efforts of the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah.



Death toll in Madhya Pradesh cracker factory fire climbs to 23

Firefighters took several hours to put out the blaze that engulfed the factory in Balaghat district on Wednesday evening. Yadav said it was unclear what caused the blast, but suspected a worker may have callously tossed a burning beedi (a local type of cigarette) inside.



Opinion polls paint mixed picture as voters prepare to cast ballots

YouGov also made some changes to its method for its final poll: "The first is that rather than asking people which party they'd vote for, we showed respondents a list of the people actually standing in their constituency and asked which one they would vote for".



Apple announces watchOS 4, new iPad Pro

This isn't a surprise; developers have had almost two years to update their apps to comply with the newest standards. With this update, there will be a dedicated place for recent files on your iPad , but also those in apps, on your other iOS devices, in iCloud Drive, and across other services like Box and Dropbox.


Here's what's new in James Comey's published Trump testimony

Here's what's new in James Comey's published Trump testimony

Comey will also tell lawmakers that he informed Trump that he was not personally under investigation, validating the president's previous claims that he was not the target of the probe into his campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation.



Oil Price Forecasts Lowered on Crude Glut

US production rose for the 14th time in 15 weeks, by 22,000 barrels a day to 9.34 million. Data from the American Petroleum Institute (API) showed crude inventories were down by 8.7 million barrels at 513.2 million in the week to May 26.