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Allberta bans off-highway vehicles on public land in wildfire-threatened areas Allberta bans off-highway vehicles on public land in wildfire-threatened areas
- August 02, 2017

Conditions are being monitored at the Alberta Wildfire Co-ordination Centre in downtown Edmonton on August 1, 2017. "We haven't seen numbers like this in southern Alberta since 2003, when the Lost Creek wildfire burned over 20,000 hectares of forest and threatened communities in the Crowsnest Pass area". (more...)
White House says Infrastructure bill Remains Trump Priority
- August 02, 2017

Sanders conceded that President Trump felt Scaramucci's foul comments about former chief of staff Reince Priebus and chief White House strategist Steve Bannon were "inappropriate for a person in his position". Scaramucci contacted Lizza after it was reported he was at dinner with Fox News host Sean Hannity and Bill Shine , a former executive also for Fox News. (more...)
Violence at EDL founder Tommy Robinson's Sunderland book signing Violence at EDL founder Tommy Robinson's Sunderland book signing
- August 02, 2017

Police in riot gear were forced to intervene as fighting broke out in North Bridge Street in the city. A Northumbria Police spokesman said: "Police are dealing with an incident in Hendon, Sunderland". "The incident involved both Sunderland and Celtic football fans". Sunderland and Glasgow Celtic will sign-off their 2017/18 domestic pre-season preparations this weekend as the pairing from either side of the border clash on Saturday afternoon in the Dafabet Cup. (more...)
State College, Bellefonte police respond to president's comments State College, Bellefonte police respond to president's comments
- August 02, 2017

Like, don't hit their head, and they've just killed somebody? "I will also use the powers of the office I have been entrusted with to hold any officer responsible who violates the law", he continued. "This is the bedrock principle behind the concepts of procedural justice and police legitimacy". "Statements by any public official condoning or encouraging the unreasonable use of force or the mistreatment of individuals in police custody are inappropriate and antithetical to professional ... (more...)
The unsolvable problem of North Korea The unsolvable problem of North Korea
- August 02, 2017

Some 12,000 officers and men, accompanied by tanks, long-range missile launchers, jet fighters and other new, modern weaponry, moved past. "Trump is quite a personality, and he likes to tweet ", said the Xinhua editorial , translated by the New York Times . (more...)
Trump felt Scaramucci's comments were 'inappropriate' Trump felt Scaramucci's comments were 'inappropriate'
- August 02, 2017

His hiring initially led to significant turbulence in the White House with spokesman Sean Spicer tendering his resignation to Trump, citing the former hedge fund manager's alleged unsuitability to lead the White House's public outreach. The decision to remove Scaramucci , nicknamed " the Mooch ", came at Kelly's request, the New York Times reported . Scaramucci has no role within the administration at present, according to the White House. (more...)
Court Orders Gray Wolf Protections in Great Lakes Court Orders Gray Wolf Protections in Great Lakes
- August 02, 2017

That decision led to state management of wolves, starting in early 2012, including three seasons of a controversial wolf hunt in Minnesota. But the reprieve may be short-lived for wolves in the affected states. "The wolf is an important part of our state and nation's ecology and culture", said Maureen Hackett, president of Minnesota-based Howling For Wolves, in a statement. (more...)
USA sailor missing from destroyer in South China Sea
- August 02, 2017

Last month, the Stethem sailed within 12 nautical miles of Triton Island, which is claimed by China, Vietnam and Taiwan as part of ongoing territorial disputes in the South China Sea. The Pacific Fleet statement said multiple thorough searches of the Stethem were conducted ahead of the search-and-rescue operations. The sailor, Petty Officer 3rd Class Peter Mims, was later charged with dereliction of duty. (more...)
Oxford Immunotec Global PLC (NASDAQ:OXFD) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday
- August 02, 2017

American International Group boosted its position in stocks of Oxford Immunotec Global by 7.1% in the Q1. Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new stake in shares of Oxford Immunotec Global PLC during the first quarter worth $156,000. (more...)
Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
- August 02, 2017

Platform Specialty Prods Cor now has $4.01 billion valuation. In other news, Director John H. Alschuler, Jr. sold 6,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 22nd. Asset One Limited reported 15.46M shares. (NYSE:GTY). Blackrock Inc accumulated 0% or 38,998 shares. It dived, as 68 investors sold GE shares while 818 reduced holdings. (more...)
'US-China trade nothing to do with N. Korean conflict'
- August 02, 2017

The biggest problem for the North Koreans , however, is its "antiquated" and extremely noisy submarines, which make it relatively easy for US, South Korean and Japanese assets to monitor their activities, Gatling said. Abe said Trump pledged to "take all necessary measures to protect" Japan and that Abe praised his commitment to do so. What do the experts say? . (more...)
Dead On Downed Plane Found In Remote Area Of Big Bear Mountain Dead On Downed Plane Found In Remote Area Of Big Bear Mountain
- August 02, 2017

Authorities were dispatched to the Apple Valley Airport around 10:30 p.m. Saturday in search of a auto belonging to one of the victims, identified as 28-year-old Rebecca Joan Raymond . His name is being withheld pending notification of his next of kin. Payne said White had rented a single-engine Cessna 172 for the weekend and took Raymond on a trip to Big Bear for their anniversary, where he proposed on Friday. (more...)
Senate Dems talk bipartisan on taxes - with conditions
- August 02, 2017

Republicans showed signs Tuesday of reaching out to Democrats for a joint if modest effort to buttress health insurance markets, four days after the GOP effort to unilaterally uproot and reshape the Obama health care law crumpled in the Senate. (more...)
Santee Cooper Suspends Nuclear Construction Santee Cooper Suspends Nuclear Construction
- August 02, 2017

The project is behind schedule and over budget. It also likely wouldn't be finished until 2024. Under a timeline adopted in 2012, the first reactor was supposed to be operational earlier this year. And none had begun construction since an accident at Pennsylvania's Three Mile Island site in March 1979 gave regulators and utilities pause. That utility planned to update state regulators on Tuesday. (more...)
Reed, bipartisan group propose changes to stabilize individual market Reed, bipartisan group propose changes to stabilize individual market
- August 02, 2017

Josh Gottheimer, a Democrat from Wyckoff and co-chairman of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus. While there's no legislation yet, McSally and about 40 other House lawmakers, calling themselves the Problem Solvers Caucus, have been hammering out a handful of " narrow, targeted initiatives " to shore up the marketplace in the event the Senate did not succeed in replacing the law. (more...)
Federal court orders EPA to reinstate methane rules after environmentalists petition Federal court orders EPA to reinstate methane rules after environmentalists petition
- August 02, 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia issued the ruling Monday, after a three-judge panel of the court originally ruled last month that the EPA unlawfully delayed implementing the rule. Earlier in July, a three-judge panel ruled the EPA would be allowed to reconsider the rules that limited methane and smog-forming pollutants emitted by oil and gas wells, but could not delay the date they were scheduled to begin. (more...)
DHS: Coast Guard Will Abide By Pentagon Policy On Transgender Ban DHS: Coast Guard Will Abide By Pentagon Policy On Transgender Ban
- August 02, 2017

On July 26, Trump tweeted that he would reinstitute the transgender ban, and all accounts suggest that his announcement caught the Pentagon off guard. Speaking at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Zukunft told the crowd that as soon as he was aware of Trump's tweets, he instructed his office to reach out to the 13 Coast Guardsmen that have self-identified as transgender. (more...)
The White House Isn't Giving Up on Obamacare Repeal
- August 02, 2017

That echoes past statements by President Donald Trump . The Louisiana Republican met at the White House with fellow physician Tom Price, President Trump's secretary of Health and Human Services, and governors to try to find a path forward on healthcare. (more...)
Gloversville man drowns in Canal Gloversville man drowns in Canal
- August 02, 2017

He says the friend saw McSpirit slip under the water. McSpirit, who was not wearing a life jacket and could not swim, did not resurface. That is also when the friend called 911. His family and friends have been notified. Amato said someone dies or is injured after falling into the lock every five years or so, given the area's popularity with fishermen. (more...)
Furore over Nota in Rajya Sabha polls
- August 02, 2017

The Rajya Sabha candidate Ahmed Patel tweet on the subject and said that "first Rajya Sabha election was postponed". Raising the NOTA issue, Sharma said that Rajya Sabha elections are covered under the single transferable vote and preferential system of voting as is the case in the election for President and Vice President for which there is no NOTA provision. (more...)
Unarmed missile to launch from Vandenberg
- August 02, 2017

Air Force Global Strike Command said the test was meant to "to validate and verify the effectiveness, readiness, and accuracy of the weapon system". The missile is slated to launch sometime between midnight and six a.m. The United States and its allies flew supersonic bombers and fighter jets over the Korea Peninsula on Sunday in a 10-hour show of force against North Korea following the country's latest ICBM launch. (more...)
You Will NOT Be Cash-ing Danielle Bregoli In Jail! You Will NOT Be Cash-ing Danielle Bregoli In Jail!
- August 02, 2017

The state of Florida has recommended that Bregoli remain in Palm Beach County. Danielle Bregoli , 14, of Boynton Beach, will be on probation until she is 19, but will likely be able to serve her probation in California, where she is apparently seeking opportunities in the entertainment industry. (more...)
Brazen pub shooting in Toronto leaves 1 dead, 3 wounded Brazen pub shooting in Toronto leaves 1 dead, 3 wounded
- August 02, 2017

Hank Idsinga said Tuesday. A 49-year-old man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, but the 73-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. "Bullets were ricocheting and striking other victims". Sherbourne street is now closed at Queen as officers canvass the nearby area. "Witnesses indicate he got into a vehicle on Queen Street and was last seen in an eastbound direction on Queen Street", said Idsinga. (more...)
Time for Talk Is Over on North Korea Time for Talk Is Over on North Korea
- August 02, 2017

Trump declared on Twitter on Sunday, after North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile in defiance of United Nations sanctions. US Permanent Representative Nikki Haley responded by saying "the time for talk (with North Korea ) is over". (more...)
Man found dead in Molly Malone's cooler identified Man found dead in Molly Malone's cooler identified
- August 02, 2017

The man whose body was found in the cooler at Molly Malone's Irish Pub & Restaurant was identified Tuesday as 20-year-old Brandon Chandler, of Cincinnati . They say the employee was in his 20s and did not appear to have been locked in the cooler. "We're not really sure what it is to be honest with you", Bell tells WLWT Channel 5 . (more...)
Crescent Point Energy Corporation (CPG) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
- August 02, 2017

The Firm is an gas and oil producer with assets consisting of light and medium oil and natural gas reserves in Western Canada and the United States. Consequently Crescent Pt Energy (NYSE:CPG)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.22%, 3.65% respectively. (more...)
Today Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Stock Rises
- August 02, 2017

Clarkson Capital reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Peabody Energy Corporation in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU ) earned "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, January 12. (more...)
Lee Erwin: Kilmarnock sign former Motherwell striker Lee Erwin: Kilmarnock sign former Motherwell striker
- August 02, 2017

The forward was then deemed surplus to requirements by new Whites head coach Thomas Christiansen this summer and now the striker has moved back north of the border on a two-year deal. McCulloch acknowledged that he would like to add at least three more players before the Ladbrokes Premiership campaign gets underway a week today, with the Rugby Park side undergoing another extensive overhaul this summer. (more...)
$445.58 Million in Sales Expected for QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) This Quarter $445.58 Million in Sales Expected for QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) This Quarter
- August 02, 2017

Shares are trading at $7.93 a tad below the 50 day moving average of $9.44 and just a bit lower than the 200 day moving average of $12.59. Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Qep Resources (NYSE:QEP) has average revenue estimates of $436.29 Million, compared to low analyst estimates of $419.82 Million and high estimates of $472 Million for the current quarter. (more...)
Kalam`s kin wants copy of Quran, Bibble near his statue Kalam`s kin wants copy of Quran, Bibble near his statue
- August 01, 2017

He argued that Kalam was secular and therefore it was in the fitness of things that holy texts of all religions are placed near his statue. The former president's family said that an "unnecessary controversy" was being created. They said they would also place a copy of Tamil treatise "Thirukkural" near the statue soon. He quoted them even during his address to the Greek Parliament. (more...)

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