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Trump Bashes NFL During Remarks With Spain's President Trump Bashes NFL During Remarks With Spain's President
- September 27, 2017

Catalonians are set to vote in a referendum on Sunday October 1 which the Spanish government has declared to be illegal. Rajoy also hopes the region will "go back to common sense and put an end to this whole story". Rajoy said he told Trump that Spain would increase its commitment by contributing a new financial package to help rebuild Iraq. Trump announced on Tuesday that he will be traveling to hurricane-struck Puerto Rico next week. (more...)
Students stabbed in Bronx school Students stabbed in Bronx school
- September 27, 2017

The 18-year-old was in custody, cops said. The 16-year-old was stabbed in the chest and pronounced dead on arrival at St. Barnabas Hospital , and the 15-year-old was fighting for his life there, sources said. The building houses an elementary school and a high school. A pair of scissors was recovered, WABC said. NY1 has a crew at the scene and will have more information as it becomes available. (more...)
Freaky rituals: Half naked girls in Madurai Temple 'worshipped' like Goddesses Freaky rituals: Half naked girls in Madurai Temple 'worshipped' like Goddesses
- September 27, 2017

The report alleged that the girls were made to stay in the sanctum sanctorum of the temple for 14 days under the care of a male priest, while their parents stayed in the temple hall. "I had to switch off my phone as there was a volley of life threats and several hate calls ever since we posted the story and the Madurai district administration reached the spot to probe", The Covai Post Editor-in-Chief Vidyashree Dharmaraj was quoted as saying. (more...)
US Jones Act trades: The year of the storms continues US Jones Act trades: The year of the storms continues
- September 27, 2017

The Jones Act requires all ships moving supplies to Puerto Rico from American ports be American and American-crewed. Sen. John McCain urged the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday to waive a law that would allow foreign ships to send supplies to Puerto Rico after the US territory was ravaged by Hurricane Maria last week. (more...)
Crimean Tatar Lawmaker Handed 2 Years on Separatism Charges Crimean Tatar Lawmaker Handed 2 Years on Separatism Charges
- September 27, 2017

Umerov, who suffers from Parkinson's disease and attacks of high blood pressure, said he did oppose Russia's annexation but that the interview which prosecutors objected to had been badly translated and his words distorted. Umerov's legal team is expected to appeal the verdict. The prosecutor during the debate a week ago asked for a 3.5 years suspended sentence for Umerov. (more...)
Trump vows 'tremendous big' tax cuts for USA middle class Trump vows 'tremendous big' tax cuts for USA middle class
- September 27, 2017

Democrats challenge that, based on experience with past tax cuts. Meadows said Tuesday that he'd only vote for a tax overhaul if it cuts the rate for corporations to 20 percent or lower and omits an worldwide minimum tax, reduces the rate for pass-through entities - where the businesses go untaxed but the owners pay up on the profits individually - to at least 25 percent, and doubles the standard deduction for individuals. (more...)
Trump slams McCain for opposing health bill Trump slams McCain for opposing health bill
- September 27, 2017

But I fear that the prospect of one last attempt at a strictly Republican bill has left the impression that their efforts can not succeed. There are still lingering questions about protections for pre-existing conditions under the current bill, and those could stop the bill from being pushed through by September 30. (more...)
Pakistan government tightens noose on Hafiz Saeed, extends house arrest Pakistan government tightens noose on Hafiz Saeed, extends house arrest
- September 27, 2017

He made it clear that there were clear limits to what Pakistan could do vis-a-vis Afghanistan. India appears keen to do more in Afghanistan than its already promised United States dollars 3 billion for development aid, a top USA general told lawmakers, asserting that New Delhi can provide additional training and equipment to build capacity of the Afghan security forces. (more...)
Why Twitter Allows Trump's Belligerent Messages — Newsworthiness' Comes First Why Twitter Allows Trump's Belligerent Messages — Newsworthiness' Comes First
- September 27, 2017

In 1981, the North Koreans tried but failed to shoot down a U.S. SR-71 Blackbird spy plane with a surface-to-air missile. The top North Korean diplomat is in NY to attend the annual General Assembly Session of the United Nations. Trump warned North Korea of total destruction and the two leaders exchanged threats and insults. But the White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, told journalists at the White House on Monday: "We've not declared war on North Korea". (more...)
Trump accuses Facebook of being 'anti Trump accuses Facebook of being 'anti
- September 27, 2017

The president's comments come after the social media platform told investigators that it discovered that thousands of political ads published on its platform over the past two years were linked to fake accounts based in Russian Federation. Zuckerberg has called for keeping the nation's door open to refugees , and criticized Trump's moves encouraging the deportation of undocumented immigrants. (more...)
Lady Lucan found dead at London home after being reported missing Lady Lucan found dead at London home after being reported missing
- September 27, 2017

Her death is being treated as unexplained but is not believed to be suspicious. "Although we await formal identification, we are confident that the deceased is Lady Lucan". A British court previous year issued a "presumption of death" certificate for Lord Lucan , a ruling that cleared the way for the couple's son, George Bingham , to become the 8th Earl of Lucan. (more...)
11 arrests in neo-Nazi anti-terror crackdown in UK 11 arrests in neo-Nazi anti-terror crackdown in UK
- September 27, 2017

Basu said, "The investigations relating to alleged extreme right-wing activity are pursued with the same level of resource and vigour as other ideologies, in order to bring suspected offenders before the courts". The 11 men were arrested across the country on suspicion of offences including preparing terrorist acts, being members of a banned organization and possession of terrorism documents as part of the inquiry into the banned group. (more...)
China says military means not an option to resolve North Korea situation China says military means not an option to resolve North Korea situation
- September 27, 2017

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, who was in NY early this week, had accused Trump of declaring war against his country. "Since the United States declared war on our country, we will have every right to take counter-measures including the right to shoot down U.S. (more...)
Gales and rain to hit United Kingdom after Hurricane Maria Gales and rain to hit United Kingdom after Hurricane Maria
- September 27, 2017

Regardless of whether the two storms meet, Sunday will be a rainy day across Scotland and the wider UK. Hurricane Maria , now a Category 1, is expected to move further out into the Atlantic midweek, according to the National Weather Service. (more...)
United States slaps sanctions on North Korean banks, executives
- September 27, 2017

The missive came just hours after South Korea - whose densely-populated capital Seoul is located just 35 miles from the demilitarised zone dividing the Korean peninsula - asked its U.S. South Korean lawmaker Lee Cheol-uoo, briefed by the country's spy agency, said North Korea was bolstering its defenses by moving aircraft to its east coast and taking other measures after the flight by United States bombers. (more...)
'Like Open-Heart Surgery.' Barack Obama Recalls Dropping Malia Off at College 'Like Open-Heart Surgery.' Barack Obama Recalls Dropping Malia Off at College
- September 27, 2017

During a Beau Biden Foundation event in DE on Monday, former President Barack Obama shared his heartfelt feelings about dropping off his daughter, Malia, at college . Malia Obama quietly moved into her Harvard dorm while the rest of Boston was captivated by the solar eclipse on August 21. The younger Obama gained global attention at the beginning of the year for joining a protest against the Dakota Access pipeline held at the Sundance Film Festival. (more...)
Steven Seagal says anyone who believes Russian Federation fixed election is 'stupid' Steven Seagal says anyone who believes Russian Federation fixed election is 'stupid'
- September 27, 2017

American movie star and recent Russian citizen Steven Seagal told British television he's personally acquainted with President Vladimir Putin and talks to him on a wide range of subjects, except politics. Seagal - who's worked with various law enforcement departments in Arizona, Louisiana and New Mexico - continued, "I respect the American flag and I myself have risked my life countless times for the American flag and I don't understand or agree with this kind of behavior". (more...)
Dana (DAN) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.18
- September 27, 2017

The institutional investor owned 1,353,996 shares of the auto parts company's stock after selling 73,110 shares during the period. Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its stake in shares of Dana by 1.3% in the second quarter. On June 21, 2017 Guggenheim starting coverage on DAN by announcing an initial rating of "Buy". As per Thursday, June 22, the company rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank. (more...)
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Shares Sold by CIBC Asset Management Inc
- September 27, 2017

The company has market cap of $65.17 million. HBK Sorce Advisory LLC now owns 31,457 shares of the company's stock worth $845,000 after buying an additional 24,958 shares in the last quarter. The rating was reinitiated by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, November 15 with "Market Perform". The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Tuesday, September 5. (more...)
WADA Provisionally Suspends Paris Anti-Doping Laboratory WADA Provisionally Suspends Paris Anti-Doping Laboratory
- September 27, 2017

The provisional ban will remain in place pending disciplinary proceedings. The suspension going into effect will impact samples that have not yet been analyzed by the Paris Laboratory; samples currently undergoing a confirmation procedure; and, any samples for which an Adverse Analytical Finding has been reported; as they now must be securely transported to another WADA-accredited laboratory. (more...)
Trump's rhetoric about Muslims similar to Daesh: Sadiq Khan Trump's rhetoric about Muslims similar to Daesh: Sadiq Khan
- September 27, 2017

But Khan made it clear that he was offended by Trump's former call for a "total and complete shutdown" of U.S. borders to Muslims - and Trump's claim that he would make an exception for Khan. "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the president of the U.S. in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for", he said. (more...)
Trump says United States captive in North Korea was 'tortured beyond belief' Trump says United States captive in North Korea was 'tortured beyond belief'
- September 27, 2017

The 22-year-old died six days after he being released on medical grounds and transported back to the U.S., following six months in North Korean custody. considering that his health got worse". This was no accident. The Warmbiers said they wanted to tell their story after hearing North Korea claim to be a victim of the incident as well. (more...)
Nawaz Sharif's wife rushed to hospital in emergency, tweets daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif's wife rushed to hospital in emergency, tweets daughter Maryam
- September 27, 2017

Allahu Shafi". Former first lady Kulsoom Nawaz has been admitted to hospital once again, her daughter said on Wednesday. Kulsoom Nawaz underwent third operation for lymphoma on September 21, for which she was diagnosed last month. Her husband Nawaz Sharif was also in London till Monday; however, he returned to Pakistan to appear in Accountability Court proceeding. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to leave for London on Thursday to attend his ailing wife, sources say. (more...)
Lebanon airline to halt Erbil flights from Friday
- September 27, 2017

Egypt's national airline is suspending flights between Cairo and Irbil. "2017 at 1500 UTC, 1800 LT all flight operations to and from Erbil and Sulaymaniah airports are suspended except for Iraqi carriers for internal flights only (domestic flights) and until further notice", the statement reads. (more...)
Appeals Court Takes Up Gay Discrimination Case Appeals Court Takes Up Gay Discrimination Case
- September 27, 2017

The U.S. Department of Justice under Donald Trump is hoping to eliminate protections for individuals who are fired based on their sexual orientation during proceedings in a Manhattan court case. "The Second Circuit can help fix this". Does the Civil Rights Act protect from discrimination based on sexual orientation? So far, only one federal appeals court, in Chicago, has agreed with the controversial and offensive commission. (more...)
Various tourism sectors in India have potential for growth, says President Kovind Various tourism sectors in India have potential for growth, says President Kovind
- September 27, 2017

It is estimated that every 10th person in the world works in the tourism industry. In the year 2016, tourism's contribution to GDP was 9.6 percent and 9.3 percent to total employment. The President said that inclusive tourism development can strengthen inclusive economic development. In addition, he launched "Adopt a Heritage Project", which has great potential to make India's rich and diverse heritage monuments, tourist-friendly. (more...)
Quarterly Financial Watch for Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL)
- September 27, 2017

If the published price targets set by Rockwell Collins, Inc . analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for COL is $140. Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $93 target in Friday, April 1 report. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, October 28. (more...)
Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
- September 27, 2017

The 50 day moving average went up by +0.67% and the 200 day average was down $-0.10. Next quarter's EPS is expected be $-0.13 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $-0.39. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink . CEO Andrew J. Littlefair acquired 43,000 shares at an average price of $2.29 on Monday the 7th. (more...)
Is this the man who trained the Arena bomber? Is this the man who trained the Arena bomber?
- September 27, 2017

London- British sources revealed the face of British terrorist Mohamed Emwazi, whose other names also included "Jihadi John" and "Jailer John", after receiving exclusive video footage of the terrorists inside Syria. "To get so knowledgeable takes a lifetime and in that short amount of time - overnight, shall I say - I don't think any of the community members would accept that", he said. (more...)
Trump Headlining Fundraiser Expected to Raise $5 Million Trump Headlining Fundraiser Expected to Raise $5 Million
- September 27, 2017

For a cool quarter-million dollars per couple, wealthy Republican donors will be able to participate in a "private round-table" with President Trump on Tuesday night. In video of the visit posted on his Twitter feed, Trump described Haley as "a very special person" and urged members of her team and their families to "take good care" of her. (more...)

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