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Montreal Canadiens Trade Tomas Plekanec To Montreal Canadiens Trade Tomas Plekanec To
- February 25, 2018

While a few teams, most notably the Winnipeg Jets, were interested in bringing the 35-year-old in as a third-line center, Plekanec will offer even more depth and versatility to a Toronto roster that already boasts (the presently-injured-but-soon-to-return) Auston Matthews , Nazem Kadri and Tyler Bozak down the middle. (more...)
California Teachers Association speaks out against arming educators California Teachers Association speaks out against arming educators
- February 25, 2018

He said he wanted to consider giving concealed guns to teachers with military or other special weapons training. He declared "gun free" schools a "magnet" for mass shooters and proposed bonuses for teachers who are willing to carry concealed firearms. (more...)
Trump says arming teachers would be up to states and 'very inexpensive' Trump says arming teachers would be up to states and 'very inexpensive'
- February 25, 2018

The answer is "it depends" - on district and state truancy policies, for example - because the courts have carved out exceptions to Tinker , citing the education mission of schools in comparison to society at large. "And sadly, it may be working". He said there was an armed deputy on campus, but he did not fire his gun. "I got this text from him that said, 'There's a shooter in the school". (more...)
Nidahas Trophy 2018: Indian squad announced for the T20 tri-series Nidahas Trophy 2018: Indian squad announced for the T20 tri-series
- February 25, 2018

It left India with an inexperienced pace attack, with Mohammed Siraj returning to join Jaydev Unadkat and Shardul Thakur. Hooda's former Sunrisers Hyderabad teammates Washington Sundar and Vijay Shankar have also been named in the squad . (more...)
Trump endorses guns for teachers to prevent school shootings Trump endorses guns for teachers to prevent school shootings
- February 25, 2018

One idea gaining traction is better security at school entrances, with armed guards and metal detectors. "A "gun free" school is a magnet for bad people". It takes five to eight minutes for responders, for the police, to come in. On Wednesday, President Trump sat down with students, parents, and teachers affected by gun violence to talk about how to improve school safety. (more...)
Family offers $10000 reward for information in case of missing CDC employee Family offers $10000 reward for information in case of missing CDC employee
- February 25, 2018

He worked as an epidemic intelligence officer and has been deployed for public health emergencies. After extended family found Cunningham's house apparently empty but with two windows open, his parents drove from Maryland to Atlanta . "Tim never leaves Beau unattended", Terrell Cunningham said. 'My first mind is that something has happened especially considering the length of time he's been gone, ' Anterio said to Fox 5 Atlanta . (more...)
Auto bombs in Yemen's Aden kill 5 Auto bombs in Yemen's Aden kill 5
- February 25, 2018

Officials at the city's main Jumhouriya hospital said the bodies of five victims, majority soldiers, had arrived at the facility, along with a number of injured people including civilians. Other witnesses said that militants tried to storm the camp before the explosion, but failed. The Islamic State (IS) group claimed responsibility for the twin suicide bombings that struck the headquarters of the counter-terrorism forces in Aden. (more...)
US imposes more North Korea sanctions, Trump warns of 'phase two' US imposes more North Korea sanctions, Trump warns of 'phase two'
- February 24, 2018

The administration billed it as the largest installment of North Korean economic restrictions to date as it intensifies its campaign of "maximum pressure" to get the North to give up its nuclear weapons. Additionally, the department designated a Taiwanese citizen, Tsang Yung Yuan, and two companies he owns or controls. According to the OFAC, Kingly Won was involved in a $1 million oil deal past year with Independent Petroleum Company, a Russian entity sanctioned by the OFAC for operating in ... (more...)
This Pakistani admirer of Priya Varrier croons 'Manikya Malaraya...' so well This Pakistani admirer of Priya Varrier croons 'Manikya Malaraya...' so well
- February 24, 2018

If anyone can wink better than Priya Praksh Varrier, then that's Allu Arjun for his three-year-old son Ayaan. Within no time she had followers in millions on Instagram . While cheering for the Blasters against Chennaiyin FC, the 18-year old met Sachin. In a recent talk with a television channel, Priya Prakash Varrier also revealed that she is an ardent fan of Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone . (more...)
Icy weather impacts blood supply Icy weather impacts blood supply
- February 24, 2018

An Oklahoma nonprofit is keeping all its blood donation centers open for extended hours in response to a blood shortage following risky road conditions earlier this week. Saturday - 10 a.m. -5 p.m., at Muskogee Home & Garden Show inside Arrowhead Mall. Oklahoma Blood Institute provides every drop of blood needed for patients in more than 160 hospitals, medical facilities and air ambulances statewide. (more...)
Delhi diamond exporter booked for Rs 389-crore OBC loan fraud Delhi diamond exporter booked for Rs 389-crore OBC loan fraud
- February 24, 2018

The company has availed various credit facilities from OBC between 2007-12, which swelled to Rs 389 crore during the period. Dwarka Das Seth International Private Limited has been booked by the agency for the alleged fraud. The public sector bank had approached the CBI on August 16, 2017 with allegations against Dwarka Das Seth International but an FIR was registered only on Thursday. (more...)
Several Bombs Set Off Around Rakhine State, 1 hurt Several Bombs Set Off Around Rakhine State, 1 hurt
- February 24, 2018

Members of the military (R) stand guard next to a damaged auto (L) after an early morning explosion in the compound of the state government secretary's home in Sittwe, Rakhine State on February 24, 2018. About 700,000 Rohingya have fled northern Rakhine towns and villages since last August to escape a military crackdown. The violence prompted an ethnic Rakhine rebel group in the state to promise "serious" retaliation for the deaths of the protesters. (more...)
(CVX) Shares Bought by King Luther Capital Management Corp
- February 24, 2018

Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 1,301 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $136,000 after purchasing an additional 63 shares during the last quarter. Brandes Ptnrs Limited Partnership holds 0.66% in Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX ) or 297,735 shares. Royal Bancorp Of Scotland Group Inc Plc holds 0.13% or 4,555 shares. (more...)
United States lawmaker suggests violent video games should be taxed extra United States lawmaker suggests violent video games should be taxed extra
- February 24, 2018

Without citing any specific study or data, Nardolillo claims, "There is evidence that children exposed to violent video games at a young age tend to act more aggressively than those who are not". "By offering children resources to manage their aggression today, we can ensure a more peaceful tomorrow". You see these movies, they're so violent and yet a kid is able to see a movie if sex isn't involved, but killing is involved. (more...)
Rubio defends NRA donations: 'People buy into my agenda' Rubio defends NRA donations: 'People buy into my agenda'
- February 24, 2018

Several students did say that they were a bit encouraged that Rubio at least appeared to show a bit of flexibility in potentially altering his stance on some gun control laws. The town hall will be from 9 to 11 p.m. ET at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida . Loesch was joined on stage by Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel, who responding to President Trump's comments in which he supported arming teachers with firearms, said, "I don't believe teachers should be armed". (more...)
Grand River flooding forces Brantford to declare state of emergency
- February 24, 2018

In the historic 2013 flood, Miller spent days trying to soak up the water coming into her basement. The woman had driven to Fourth Line and Mohawk Road and walked through the forested area to get to her home. "The river had swollen so badly, she was kind of where a bank would be". The minivan eventually washed up four kilometres from where it entered, said Nancekivell. (more...)
Japan approves drug that kills flu virus in a day Japan approves drug that kills flu virus in a day
- February 24, 2018

Friday's fast-tracked approval from Japan's health ministry means Shionogi & Co. can begin locally selling its drug, called Xofluza . Japanese regulators considered data from a first late-stage trial in making their decision. Current drugs in the market allow the cells to be taken over by the virus and then prevent it from infecting the other cells. That may sound like a major blow to Roche and Tamiflu; but the Swiss drug maker is actually allied with Shionogi, and will have the rights ... (more...)
Douglas Lane & Associates LLC Boosts Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Douglas Lane & Associates LLC Boosts Stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)
- February 24, 2018

Generation Investment Management Llp who had been investing in Ansys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $13.56B market cap company. It also reduced its holding in Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS) by 3,654 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 52,524 shares, and cut its stake in Powershares Qqq Trust (QQQ). (more...)
Tinubu writes Buhari, accuses Odigie-Oyegun of sabotage Tinubu writes Buhari, accuses Odigie-Oyegun of sabotage
- February 24, 2018

Tinubu pointedly accused Odigie-Oyegun of the undemocratic act of unilaterally meddling in the affairs of some crisis-ridden states, particularly, Kogi, Kaduna and Adamawa States. Tinubu added that Odigie- Oyegun had refused to cooperate by delaying the release of information critical to the resolution of crises in state chapters. (more...)
Two first look posters of 'Namaste England' Two first look posters of 'Namaste England'
- February 24, 2018

Both Arjun and Parineeti shared the first look and revealed the release date. This year 2018 is turning out to be a blockbuster year for Bollywood industry as many exciting movies, be it Race 3 starrer Salman Khan, Namaste England, Gold will be released this year. (more...)
Analysts Anticipate Discovery Communications Inc
- February 24, 2018

Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 85,298 shares in the company, valued at $1,833,907. Bislett Management Llc who had been investing in Discovery Communications Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.42B market cap company. (more...)
SC notice on plea seeking probe into Sunanda Pushkar's death SC notice on plea seeking probe into Sunanda Pushkar's death
- February 24, 2018

On October 26 a year ago, the Delhi High Court had rejected his plea and termed it as "Political Interest Litigation". Dr Swami has moved the apex court after the Delhi high court had in October a year ago rejected the plea for a probe by a court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) observing that being a politician he has no locus standi to file such a petition. (more...)
Missing Kentucky teen found confined in SC home Missing Kentucky teen found confined in SC home
- February 24, 2018

She was reported missing at the beginning of December. In Saluda County a man is behind bars, accused of kidnapping a teen from Kentucky. They say she's been confined to a bedroom until she was able to make contact with family through social media. (more...)
Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Shares Sold by Dividend Assets Capital LLC
- February 24, 2018

The stock increased 2.23% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $37.55. Lilly's Trulicity (dulaglutide) has been on the US market since September 2014, and its sales have grown from $248.7 million in 2015 to $2 billion in 2017. (more...)
Auston Matthews injured against Islanders, will be evaluated Auston Matthews injured against Islanders, will be evaluated
- February 24, 2018

Boston just lost rookie Anders Bjork for the remainder of the season after the 21-year-old underwent shoulder surgery this week to fix labrum damage. It is the third time Matthews will be out for more than a few days this season, as he missed four games in November with what is thought to have been a back injury and six more in December with a concussion. (more...)
Drug Dealers Murdered Ex-NFL Player in Detroit, Feds Charge Drug Dealers Murdered Ex-NFL Player in Detroit, Feds Charge
- February 24, 2018

According to a press release from the DEA, the three men traveled north to Detroit to kill Eddins and, in the process, also murdered McFarlin. "While aiding and abetting each other, it is alleged that defendants traveled from Birmingham to Detroit with the intent to harm Eddins, and in the course of carrying out that goal, Eddins and McFarlin were killed with a firearm", a DEA news release said. (more...)
Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) stock surged 11.23% during past quarter
- February 24, 2018

Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc sold 111,621 shares as Nabors Industries Ltd ( NBR)'s stock declined 31.29%. The stock increased 5.05% or $0.325 during the last trading session, reaching $6.765. Nabors Industries Ltd . had 109 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Nabors Industries Ltd . analysts gave 8 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 9 holds. (more...)
Students Debate Guns And School Safety At The White House Students Debate Guns And School Safety At The White House
- February 24, 2018

Israel suspended the deputy without pay until an investigation could be completed after seeing video, reviewing witness statements as well as interviewing Peterson . I've been to the vigils. The district stated "Deputy Peterson has proven to be reliable in handling issues with tact and judgment". "When it came time to get in there and do something, he didn't have the courage or something happened, but he certainly did a poor job". (more...)
Trump suggests arming teachers as a solution to increase school safety Trump suggests arming teachers as a solution to increase school safety
- February 24, 2018

Students galvanised by the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school confronted lawmakers on Wednesday with demands to restrict sales of assault rifles, while President Donald Trump suggested arming teachers as a way to stop more United States rampages. (more...)
Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey
- February 24, 2018

Team USA won the shootout, thanks to Jocelyn Lamoruex-Morando who scored in the first round of the extra round and to US goaltender Maddie Rooney blocked Team Canada's Meghan Agosta. Pavel Datsyuk, the Russian captain and two-times Stanley Cup victor with the Detroit Red Wings, came in on the right wing and fed the puck across the goal mouth to Gusev, who fired a wrist shot behind Pavel Francouz. (more...)