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Trump Scraps Plan to Form Infrastructure Advisory Council Trump Scraps Plan to Form Infrastructure Advisory Council
- August 21, 2017

President Donald Trump will not move forward with a plan to form an advisory council on infrastructure, a White House official said Thursday. Richard LeFrak and Steven Roth had been named as nominees to lead the infrastructure council. The initiative has been waiting in line behind Trump's legislative pushes on health care and tax reform, both of which have stalled. Trump tried to show progress on the rebuilding initiative Tuesday, signing an executive order at Trump Tower created to ... (more...)
Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll — Preseason AP poll Georgia ranked same place as coaches poll — Preseason AP poll
- August 21, 2017

A season-opening battle between the top two teams in the country won't materialize in Atlanta. Though the Bruins received 9 votes, it was not enough to get them into the Top 25. The Gators open the season against No. 11 MI at 3:30 p.m. September 2. Ohio State is ranked second and Florida State is third. Georgia was preseason No. (more...)
Dry skies to stick around for Great American Eclipse — FORECAST Dry skies to stick around for Great American Eclipse — FORECAST
- August 21, 2017

The eclipse is expected to be visible locally from 12:59 p.m.to 3:52 p.m. The total solar eclipse day has arrived! Showers and storms are likely throughout the day. Overall, it's not prefect viewing, but it's not awful either. Ketchum, Idaho: Clear skies; temperatures in the 70s. Doppler Dave will be LIVE from Nebraska where the eclipse reaches totality. (more...)
Part of Columbus statue in Baltimore damaged Monday morning Part of Columbus statue in Baltimore damaged Monday morning
- August 21, 2017

A similar rally took place over the weekend in Detroit, MI. "Columbus initiated a centuries-old wave of terrorism, murder, genocide, rape, slavery, ecological degradation and capital exploitation of labor in the Americas". "The culture of white supremacy preceded the United States. They were built in the 20th century in response to a movement for African Americans' human dignity", the narrator continues. (more...)
Detienen a ex colaborador de Duarte por peculado electoral Detienen a ex colaborador de Duarte por peculado electoral
- August 21, 2017

El fiscal escribió en su cuenta de Twitter sobre la detención del exfuncionario y minutos más tarde, en un segundo mensaje, agradeció a la Policía federal su apoyo para cumplir con la orden de aprehensión contra el colaborador de Duarte. Por ese ilícito fueron denunciados más de una veintena de ahora ex funcionarios municipales, estatales y federales. Había órdenes de aprehensión en contra de otros presuntos implicados que no fueron ejecutadas por contar los mismos con amparos. (more...)
Gulalai says Imran Niazi can not become prime minister Gulalai says Imran Niazi can not become prime minister
- August 21, 2017

Gulalai, who has been wearing a turban to the assembly session, has accused Imran and PTI's Naeem-ul-Haq of sending her inappropriate text messages. 'My aim is to help women get respect and honour they deserve, ' Gulalai said. Lewinsky is a telly personality, government aide, fashion designer and a former White House intern with whom ex-president Clinton had confessed to having objectionable relationship in 1995 and 1996. (more...)
Catholic Church threatens to fire gay teachers who marry their partners Catholic Church threatens to fire gay teachers who marry their partners
- August 21, 2017

Changing the definition of marriage has wide-reaching ramifications and should not be taken lightly by any society. 'For Lyle, this debate has never been about marriage; he rarely even talks about it, ' Mr Greenwich said on Sunday. While there are LGBTI people within the ranks of the church's 180,000 employees working as teachers and nurses and various other roles, venturing down the aisle into a same-sex marriage could be considered a public denunciation of the church and its stance on ... (more...)
Ministry's call to halt military exercises
- August 21, 2017

Tens of thousands of South Korean and United States troops are taking part in the "Ulchi Freedom Guardian" joint drills, a largely computer-simulated exercise that runs for two weeks. It described North Korea as the "strongest possessor" of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of striking the U.S. mainland from anywhere. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said Monday that North Korea must not use the drills as a pretext to launch fresh provocation, saying the training is held ... (more...)
Grand Rapids Public Library handing out solar eclipse glasses Grand Rapids Public Library handing out solar eclipse glasses
- August 21, 2017

Children's Librarian Melissa Lloyd says there will be a gathering on the front lawn and for others the library will set up a live stream through NASA in the multi-purpose room with a view of the total solar eclipse . Monday's historic solar eclipse has generated excitement and curiosity in Santa Maria where the cosmic event is seen as a unique educational opportunity for all ages. (more...)
Chris Christie Out of Running to Replace Mike Francesa at WFAN Chris Christie Out of Running to Replace Mike Francesa at WFAN
- August 21, 2017

Christie auditioned for the post-gubernatorial gig as a co-host on WFAN's morning show last month, during which he called a caller a "communist ". The governor, a frequent guest host on the station's " Boomer & Carton" morning show, had always been considered one of many contenders for the highly coveted chance to replace Francesa. (more...)
It's a bad Monday for billionaire investor Bill Ackman It's a bad Monday for billionaire investor Bill Ackman
- August 21, 2017

Ackman's nominees, ADP's directors have a deep understanding and appreciation of the current state of ADP's business and its clients", John P. Jones, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, said in the statement . A representative for the NY hedge fund wasn't immediately available for comment. Ackman said in a 3 1/2-hour webcast Thursday that his push for change at ADP has been met by hostility from management and skepticism from analysts. (more...)
Protect your camera during the Solar Eclipse Protect your camera during the Solar Eclipse
- August 21, 2017

Michael Abramoff, an ophthalmologist and retinal specialist at the University of Iowa. "The sun is incredibly bright - some 400,000 times brighter than a full moon". The retina doesn't feel pain and often people assume that a glare they are seeing will go away, but it doesn't. Prolonged ultraviolet ray exposure from the sun can damage the macula, which is why experts like Foxman and solar eclipse scientists at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration stress the importance of ... (more...)
Stock Trading Watch for ASIA MEDIA GROUP BERHAD
- August 21, 2017

You can see this when the TL flattens in small portions to move with price and its moments of ranging. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend. The ADX measures the strength or weakness of a particular trend. The ADX is typically used along with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) which point to the direction of the trend. (more...)
Barcelona Attack: Main Suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub 'Shot Down' By Police Barcelona Attack: Main Suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub 'Shot Down' By Police
- August 21, 2017

Spanish police say Barcelona van attack suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub has been shot dead, according to The Associated Press. Abouyaaqoub fled the scene on foot before later stabbing a man to death and taking his auto to escape, police in Catalonia said on Friday, Reuters reports . (more...)
Shahbaz Sharif was target of Ferozpur Road blast: DG ISPR Shahbaz Sharif was target of Ferozpur Road blast: DG ISPR
- August 21, 2017

The ISPR said during the operation hundreds of landmines were defused which were planted by the militants to slow the advance of the Army and to inflict casualties on the advancing forces. "These terrorists were linked with a network of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav", said Ghafoor. He added, "We have told the United States that indiscriminate action is being taken against terrorists in the country". (more...)
Carson calls Trump's response to Charlottesville 'hurtful — IN Focus Carson calls Trump's response to Charlottesville 'hurtful — IN Focus
- August 21, 2017

But amid the continued fallout Wednesday, he claimed to have closed the program altogether. "So foolish!" Trump said . One of them drove his vehicle into the crowd, killing Heather Heyer . But during a Tuesday press conference, Trump reverted back to giving cover to the white extremist movement. The Senate , where there is a Republican majority, is crucial in weighing charges against him in the case of Russian meddling in the election if he is to be impeached someday. (more...)
Trump Criticises Removal Of Trump Criticises Removal Of "Beautiful" Confederate Statues
- August 21, 2017

He has been sharply rebuked by lawmakers of both parties, numerous American business leaders and USA allies overseas. But numerous men and women who helped elect Trump seem unfazed by the outcry over his statements concerning the protest and counter protest over removing a monument to Confederate Gen. (more...)
Monuments Fight Heats Up in Capital of the Confederacy Monuments Fight Heats Up in Capital of the Confederacy
- August 21, 2017

Here in the States, a fallen monument park could collect Confederate statues, removing them from places of undue honor, and give them a similar context. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our handsome statues and monuments", Trump wrote in a series of tweets on Thursday. (more...)
Davis says Brexit trade agreement would progress border issue Davis says Brexit trade agreement would progress border issue
- August 21, 2017

Secretary of State for Exiting the EU David Davis says the proposals would benefit both the EU and United Kingdom and avoid a cliff-edge for businesses and individuals on both sides. But EU officials have questioned whether there has been "sufficient progress" in the first stage of talks on the rights of expatriates, Britain's border with EU member Ireland and a financial settlement before moving on. (more...)
Indonesian hackers retaliate flag blunder by defacing M'sian sites Indonesian hackers retaliate flag blunder by defacing M'sian sites
- August 21, 2017

Earlier, Malaysia Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin - who is synonymous with Malaysia's hosting of the Games - said the mistake would be corrected and a new guidebook sent to officials and guests. I, on behalf of the host, have conveyed our apologies to ... "We don't want our neighbouring country, Indonesia, to feel hurt, so we need to take measures to ensure this does not recur in future". (more...)
Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Trading Volume Significantly Lower Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
- August 21, 2017

About 100 shares traded. It has underperformed by 17.10% the S&P500. The value of the investment in Summit Midstream Partners, LP C increased from $574,000 to $741,000 a change of $167,000 quarter over quarter. On July 18 the company was downgraded to "Underweight" from "Equal-weight" in a report issued by Barclays. The stock of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (more...)
Jerry Lewis dead at 91: Hollywood pays tribute to USA comedian Jerry Lewis dead at 91: Hollywood pays tribute to USA comedian
- August 21, 2017

The multi-faceted star became known as the funnier half of slapstick comedy duo Martin and Lewis, which he formed with singer Dean Martin. In the summer of 1946, Lewis teamed up with Martin - first with a nightclub act, then radio and television appearances. (more...)
A Glimpse Into Insider Trading And Ownership At Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) A Glimpse Into Insider Trading And Ownership At Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
- August 21, 2017

The investment company owned 126,360 stocks of the oil and gas producer's shares after purchasing an extra 37,850 shares through out the quarter. Blockhouse Capital Management LP acquired a new position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $14,970,000. (more...)
OAB pede na Justiça que Maia analise pedido de impeachment de Temer OAB pede na Justiça que Maia analise pedido de impeachment de Temer
- August 21, 2017

Dos 25 pedidos, 22 fazem referência à delação do empresário Joesley Batista , um dos donos da holding J&F. Apesar do Regimento da Câmara não determinar um prazo para que Rodrigo Maia dê uma resposta ao pedido de impeachment , Lamachia analisa que deveria haver um bom senso por parte de Maia devido a gravidade das denúncias feitas contra o presidente. (more...)
KJ Harrison & Partners Inc Holds Stake in Cerner Corporation (CERN)
- August 21, 2017

About 276,239 shares traded. Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. It has outperformed by 2.84% the S&P500. On Monday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Buy". Goldman Sachs has "Buy" rating and GBX 3000 target. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Thursday, June 1. (more...)
'It's not your f*cking body' Band frontman calls out groper in crowd 'It's not your f*cking body' Band frontman calls out groper in crowd
- August 21, 2017

The man Sam was aiming all this at was not identified, and neither was the woman who had been victim to his harassment, but I can imagine I'd feel pretty damn horrified if the lead singer of a band I'd gone to see called me out publicly for my gross behaviour. (more...)
3 dead after collision on Trans-Canada Highway near Portage la Prairie 3 dead after collision on Trans-Canada Highway near Portage la Prairie
- August 21, 2017

A 35-year-old male passenger and a 13-year-old boy were pronounced dead at the scene, while a four-year-old boy died after being transported to hospital, the RCMP said. STARS Air Ambulance was called to the scene. RCMP report that all involved in this incident were wearing seatbelts and alcohol is not considered to be a factor in the collision. (more...)
North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail' North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'
- August 21, 2017

On a related note, at a press briefing for foreign journalists held in Washington D.C. on the same day, U.S. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert avoided a straightforward response to a question about whether the U.S. shared the same position on North Korea . The drills involving tens of thousands of US and South Korean troops are due to begin on Monday. North Korea views such exercises as preparations to invade it. (more...)
Mugshot shows what happens when you try to carjack football players Mugshot shows what happens when you try to carjack football players
- August 21, 2017

According to the players Angelo Martinez was hanging out around Loma Linda Community Center where the men had practice. That is when the players say Martinez pulled out a gun and forced them out of the auto. They also wrested away his gun, which turned out to have been fake. A suspected carjacker who obviously made a poor choice when selecting his victims has been arrested by Police in New Mexico . (more...)
Four Highway deaths in one weekend in Maine Four Highway deaths in one weekend in Maine
- August 21, 2017

Blue State Park, is located along Route 4 between the towns of Phillips and Strong in Franklin County. This was the fourth fatal crash over the weekend, which included a pickup rollover in Lebanon, a head-on collision in Searsmont and a motorcycle crash in Hollis. (more...)

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