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NASA issues a solar glasses warning ahead of August 21 eclipse NASA issues a solar glasses warning ahead of August 21 eclipse
- August 15, 2017

Do not look at the sun without proper eye protection. A partial eclipse will also be visible in parts of the UK. Bucklin stresses the importance of using these safety glasses, saying your eyes work like a magnifying glass, and you can be blinded in about a minute. (more...)
Man who shot at officers and Caltrans workers in custody Man who shot at officers and Caltrans workers in custody
- August 15, 2017

Monday. The Lake County Sheriff's Department says officials with six law enforcement agencies are searching on the ground and by air for 43-year-old Joshua Caleb Brown of Kelseyville. Later in the morning they were joined by CHP and Sonoma County sheriff's helicopters and SWAT teams from Mendocino and Sonoma county sheriffs' departments. (more...)
North Korea details Guam missile plan as it scoffs at Trump North Korea details Guam missile plan as it scoffs at Trump
- August 15, 2017

President Donald Trump is seeking continued help from China's president in addressing the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear developments. The US territory of Guam has released advice for residents on how to protect themselves from a nuclear missile strike as the island finds itself at the centre of an escalating war of words between the US and North Korea . (more...)
LGBTQ groups condemn violence at Charlottesville white supremacist rally LGBTQ groups condemn violence at Charlottesville white supremacist rally
- August 15, 2017

Florida Today interviewed Mark Heyer , the father of Heather Heyer , a victim of the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia this past week. "I hear tires screech, then I look up and I see people getting thrown in the air and the only thing I could do is push my fiancée out of the way", Martin said. (more...)
Protesters in North Carolina Tear Down Confederate Statue Protesters in North Carolina Tear Down Confederate Statue
- August 15, 2017

A man used a ladder to attach the cord to the statue - which officers had coated with cooking spray to make it tougher to climb, WRAL reported . As the crowd became more animated, several protesters approached the monument and threw some sort of nylon rope around it, eventually pulling the statue of the soldier to the ground. (more...)
BC ending grizzly bear trophy hunt BC ending grizzly bear trophy hunt
- August 15, 2017

A public opinion poll conducted by Insights West in February 2017, found strong opposition to trophy hunting across Canada (80 per cent), including 90 per cent of British Columbians. The province is stopping all grizzly hunting there. In a post on Facebook, the Canadian chapter for SCI wrote: "NDP have vowed to end the Grizzly hunt in BC if elected". (more...)
United Kingdom to seek 'temporary' customs union with EU to 'avoid border chaos' United Kingdom to seek 'temporary' customs union with EU to 'avoid border chaos'
- August 15, 2017

It was not clear whether Britain was pursuing a similar arrangement to Turkey. Chris Leslie, a Labour MP and supporter, said ministers were promising smooth customs, but with "absolutely no detail about how such a miraculous new system will be achieved". (more...)
High School (10th) Compartment / Improvement Examination Result 2017 Announced By UP Board High School (10th) Compartment / Improvement Examination Result 2017 Announced By UP Board
- August 15, 2017

For the further details of Central Board of Secondary Education compartment Results, 2017 stay tuned with us. The results are announced by the end of May. Crucial instruction in this regard from the side of the board is Enter your 7 digit Roll No and click on "SHOW RESULT" Button . Priyanshi Tiwari and Tejasvi Devi were 12th and 10th class toppers with 96.20 and 95.86% respectively. (more...)
Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again - Central Intelligence Agency chief Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again - Central Intelligence Agency chief
- August 15, 2017

Concern escalated in the Trump administration about the North's nuclear threat after the country flight-tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month, the second of which appeared to have the capacity to reach the American mainland. (more...)
Vigils to be held in Scotland for victims of Charlottesville attack Vigils to be held in Scotland for victims of Charlottesville attack
- August 15, 2017

SOLIDARITY vigils are set to be held in northern England in memory of an anti-fascist campaigner murdered in the USA state of Virginia. The president was more specific in comments Monday , calling racism "evil" and naming the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists. (more...)
Confrontation with North Korea not imminent Confrontation with North Korea not imminent
- August 15, 2017

He also noted that his meeting with the ruling party leader coincided with a visit by US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford that includes meetings not only with Defense Minister Song Young-moo but also President Moon and other senior officials. (more...)
Burkina Faso: At least 18 killed in restaurant terror attack Burkina Faso: At least 18 killed in restaurant terror attack
- August 15, 2017

The ministry of foreign Affairs of Canada confirmed in the late afternoon of Monday, the identity of the victim " at the request of the family". A police officer who spoke to AFP on condition of anonymity cited witnesses as saying at least two assailants arrived on a motorcycle around 9:00 pm (2100 GMT) on Sunday armed with Kalashnikovs, and opened fire on the Istanbul restaurant. (more...)
'Hahahaha love this': Police officer accused of mocking Charlottesville violence 'Hahahaha love this': Police officer accused of mocking Charlottesville violence
- August 15, 2017

Lariviere had written on Facebook: " Hahahaha love this, maybe people shouldn't block road ways ". One woman, Heather Heyer , was killed in the attack and 19 others were injured. Several screen shots of the exchange were posted, in which Lariviere appears to defends Fields, 20, from commenters who called him "a nazi scumbag", before slamming another for being an "ignorant brat". (more...)
Twitter user Yes You're Racist is exposing the Charlottesville white nationalist marchers Twitter user Yes You're Racist is exposing the Charlottesville white nationalist marchers
- August 15, 2017

Saturday's rally, which featured prominent white supremacists like Richard Spencer and former KKK leader David Duke, rapidly devolved into chaos when apparent white supremacist James Fields drove his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters, ultimately killing a 32-year-old woman and injuring 19. (more...)
Helen Mirren Thinks She Should Have Told More People to Helen Mirren Thinks She Should Have Told More People to "Fuck Off"
- August 15, 2017

You become a voice in the wilderness. She even hopes to live until she's 150 years old, mainly to see how technology advances, noting, "I still haven't quite gotten over Global Positioning System". I hope we can all get to a point where we recognize that beauty is not something just for the young. "That is quite terrifying, because it means there's a lack of morality there and a lack of conscientiousness", Mirren said. (more...)
This Republican Just Told Symone Sanders To 'Shut Up' On National Television This Republican Just Told Symone Sanders To 'Shut Up' On National Television
- August 15, 2017

Moments later, after Sanders briefly interrupted Cuccinelli to acknowledge the death that resulted from the rally , he replied: "Will you just shut up and let me finish, Simone?" Cuccinelli said. "And Ken I know you". "I highly doubt if I were a white man, he would be telling me to shut up". We see examples of this dismissal and silencing not only on television and in our daily lives, but in our government. (more...)
PM should not make false claims in I-Day speech: Congress PM should not make false claims in I-Day speech: Congress
- August 15, 2017

Former Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde slammed BJP President Amit Shah for dismissing the Gorakhpur tragedy saying that such incidents had happened during Congress rule also. Since August 7, over 60 children have died at the state-run BRD Medical College, where oxygen supply was disrupted after bills were not paid to the vendor. (more...)
Pentagon: US ready to counter North Korean threat
- August 15, 2017

However, a USA official briefed on the assessment says the advancement does not mean North Korea has a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that can survive reentry accurately. He said the president's threat to North Korea was "like pouring gasoline on a fire". "It is the job of Secretary ( James) Mattis as Secretary of Defence to talk about military options, and he has done so unequivocally". (more...)
U.S. could target North Korea textiles, oil at United Nations: diplomats U.S. could target North Korea textiles, oil at United Nations: diplomats
- August 15, 2017

Like Japan, in a departure from his earlier peace overtures, South Korean President Moon Jae-in has also called for urgent enhancement of defence capabilities. U.S. President Donald Trump warned last week that the U.S. military was "locked and loaded" if North Korea acted unwisely after threatening to land missiles in the sea near Guam later this month. (more...)
Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- August 15, 2017

Finally, KeyCorp initiated coverage on Packaging Corporation of America in a research note on Thursday, July 6th. As per Wednesday, June 28, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday the 13th of June 2017. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.34%. (more...)
Cubs top D-backs, re-take one-game NL Central lead Cubs top D-backs, re-take one-game NL Central lead
- August 15, 2017

Louis' 6-5 win over Atlanta on Saturday night and the Cubs' 6-2 loss at Arizona. The World Series champion Cubs, surging since the All-Star break, have long since blown past former NL Central leader Milwaukee to take the division lead, erasing a 5 1/2 game deficit at the break and picking up 8 1-2 games on Milwaukee during that time. (more...)
Farmington cancels classes for August 21 Farmington cancels classes for August 21
- August 15, 2017

Members of the Rowan County Board of Education, Supt. According to the press release, having the day off from school will provide parents and students a joint learning opportunity. The daycare center will maintain regular hours but keep children indoors during the eclipse, McCurry said in a memo to the school system. "Sadly, the more information we gathered the more it became clear that we were fighting an uphill battle". (more...)
Demonstrators stand against hate in Market Square Demonstrators stand against hate in Market Square
- August 15, 2017

The chaos turned deadly on Saturday when a auto plowed into crowds killing one and injuring several others, The Post reported. People at the Hillsboro Civic Center gathered Saturday, upset to learn that the news from Charlottesville was even worse than when they went to bed the night before. (more...)
Governor Announces PSSA Changes Governor Announces PSSA Changes
- August 15, 2017

Governor Wolf said the decision came after speaking with teachers, students and parents while touring schools across the state. The PSSA is taken by students in grades 3 through 8 to assess their skills in language arts, science and math. (more...)
Korea tensions ease slightly as USA officials play down war risks
- August 15, 2017

U.S. Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might conduct another missile test but talk of being on the cusp of a nuclear war was overstating the risk. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, tells ABC's "This Week" that "we're not closer to war than a week ago, but we are closer to war than we were a decade ago". (more...)
White supremacist who marched in Charlottesville White supremacist who marched in Charlottesville
- August 15, 2017

Cvjetanovic who identifies himself as a white nationalist, says he embraces everyone. The self-described white nationalist said he attended the march to send a message that "white European culture has a right to be here just like every other culture". (more...)
Trump to meet with Tillerson, McMaster amid North Korea crisis
- August 15, 2017

During brief remarks to reporters on Tuesday, the president threatened nuclear strikes against the regime of Kim Jong-un if it issues threats against the United States, saying the military will retaliate with "fire and fury like the world has never seen". (more...)
Charlottesville Victim Heather Heyer was 'Irreplaceable' Part of Law Firm Charlottesville Victim Heather Heyer was 'Irreplaceable' Part of Law Firm
- August 15, 2017

He is facing multiple charges, including second-degree murder. Fields' mother, Samantha Bloom, said he told her he was attending a rally but did not describe it in detail, according to the Blade. They also urged President Donald Trump to forcefully denounce the organizations, some of which specifically cited Trump's election after a campaign of racially charged rhetoric as validation of their beliefs. (more...)
Price Target Overview of The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Price Target Overview of The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)
- August 14, 2017

RB Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) by 0.3% in the first quarter. The stock increased 0.61% or $0.93 on August 11, reaching $154. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 12 by Argus Research. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $85.0 target. On Tuesday, July 21 the stock rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT with "Neutral". (more...)
European Union slaps sanctions on additional North Korean nationals European Union slaps sanctions on additional North Korean nationals
- August 14, 2017

This scenario does not come as a surprise to the world community as both the countries have always been engaged in a war of words. Calling on North Korea to immediately halt its provocations, the European Union also urged the U.S.to push for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula through peaceful means, not military action. (more...)

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