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Sarah Jessica Parker to lead shoe-shopping tour in NYC Sarah Jessica Parker to lead shoe-shopping tour in NYC
- September 28, 2017

Who in her right mind wouldn't want to go shoe shopping with TV icon Sarah Jessica Parker? Airbnb has announced the launch of more than 150 experiences across NY, which will let visitors learn about urban beekeeping in Staten Island, Greek-American cuisine in Queens, jazz in Harlem and street dancing in the South Bronx. (more...)
United States approach to North Korea is 'dead end road', says Russian Federation United States approach to North Korea is 'dead end road', says Russian Federation
- September 28, 2017

The tool of sanctions has nearly been exhausted, the express.co.uk quoted Mikhail Ulyanov, the head of the non-proliferation department, as saying . Burmistrov spoke then with North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Sin Hong Chol, who said Pyongyang would continue to strengthen its nuclear capabilities and would not negotiate on them with the US unless Washington abandoned its hostile policy, the official Korean Central News Agency reported at the time. (more...)
North Korea lacks ability and intent to attack USA planes North Korea lacks ability and intent to attack USA planes
- September 28, 2017

While U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley, was bragging that the new U.N. sanctions against North Korea would result in a near-complete blockade of the country (an act of war), the South Korean government did something last week that shocked the world: it announced an eight million dollar humanitarian aid package for pregnant mothers and infant children in North Korea. (more...)
Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif vows to fight corruption charges Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif vows to fight corruption charges
- September 28, 2017

The reference was filed against Dar for possessing assets beyond his known sources of income. Dar's indictment comes a day after Sharif made his first appearance before a judge to face corruption cases . TV channels reported that Sharif was scheduled to be formally charged on October 2, about two months after his disqualification by the Supreme Court for not declaring a small source of income that he denied receiving. (more...)
Anger in France over 'consensual' sex case involving schoolgirl, 11 Anger in France over 'consensual' sex case involving schoolgirl, 11
- September 28, 2017

The Local news outlet reported the man allegedly raped her. But once at his flat in Montmagny, the man had sexual relations with the young girl. Instead, the man has been charged with sexual abuse of a minor. Perhaps France could look up to the laws of other European countries like Germany and Spain and in the United Kingdom, where there is an "irrefutable presumption of an absence of consent" in all sex acts against those below the age of 16, to ensure sexual predators will not get away ... (more...)
IDF Soldiers Killed, 4 Wounded in Artillery Tragedy in Golan Heights IDF Soldiers Killed, 4 Wounded in Artillery Tragedy in Golan Heights
- September 28, 2017

The army notified their families, according to the statement. The injured soldiers were evacuated to Ziv Medical Center in Safed and Rambam Hospital in Haifa. Initial details indicate that the main direction of the investigation into the circumstances of the accident will focus on the possibility that it resulted from human error. (more...)
Police Mistake Actor For Real Robbery Suspect, Fire Shots at Crawfordsville Bar Police Mistake Actor For Real Robbery Suspect, Fire Shots at Crawfordsville Bar
- September 28, 2017

Upon arriving, officers saw a man come out of the bar wearing a ski mask and carrying a handgun. Indiana State Police say they're investigating after a police officer in the western Indiana city of Crawfordsville fired a gunshot at a movie actor portraying a bank robber. (more...)
NYC father fatally shot in front of his teenage son NYC father fatally shot in front of his teenage son
- September 28, 2017

A man on a bicycle and another man on foot approached 39-year-old Pedro Sanchez Almonte and confronted him about an earlier dispute. A 25-year-old was also shot in the head, and rushed to the hospital. A dad defending his son from a pair of gangbangers paid for his bravery with his life, when one of the men opened fire and killed him, police said. (more...)
DOJ orders Solano release; sets prelim probe on hazing death DOJ orders Solano release; sets prelim probe on hazing death
- September 28, 2017

In a 7-paged resolution written by Villanueva, the DOJ noted that the inquest investigation is "an informal and summary investigation conducted by a public prosecutor in criminal cases involving persons arrested and detained without the benefit of a warrant of arrest by the court for the goal of determining whether or not said persons should remain under custody and correspondingly be charged in court". (more...)
Thai Supreme Court Sentences Former Prime Minister To 5 Years In Absentia Thai Supreme Court Sentences Former Prime Minister To 5 Years In Absentia
- September 28, 2017

Before the court read its verdict on Wednesday, Prayut had only said that Yingluck was in a foreign country. "The police will now have to proceed and coordinate with the Foreign Ministry and Interpol", the Prime Minister said. "It is a matter for the court and the individual concerned, like every other case". Yingluck was sentenced to five years in prison on Wednesday after the Supreme Court found her guilty of negligence in the management of her government's rice-pledging scheme. (more...)
North Korea says U.S. 'declared war' North Korea says U.S. 'declared war'
- September 28, 2017

The latter flew bombers over waters east of North Korea on Saturday, and Pyongyang said afterwards that it had every right to shoot down those planes. Foreigners dumped more than 1 trillion won ($876 million) worth of stocks in the past seven sessions due mainly to the North Korea risks. He said the foreign minister's comments also provide an opportunity for China and Russian Federation to again call for limits on military exercises in the area. (more...)
Auburn offering full refunds for basketball season tickets Auburn offering full refunds for basketball season tickets
- September 28, 2017

The federal complaint against Person, who was released from custody after a hearing in federal court in Birmingham on Tuesday and ordered to appear in federal court in NY on October 10, states he received approximately $91,500 in bribes over 10 months and gave a total of $18,500 to the mothers of two of Auburn's basketball players. (more...)
German FDP reject Macron's call to create joint euro zone budget German FDP reject Macron's call to create joint euro zone budget
- September 28, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron is laying out his vision Tuesday for a more unified Europe, with a joint budget for countries sharing the euro currency and a stronger global voice despite Brexit looming. He also proposed the creation of a European intelligence academy to better fight against terrorism, and a shared civil protection force. Macron will still be able to pass his reforms because France's lower house of parliament has the final say in legislation. (more...)
Iranian museums, historical sites to offer free entry on September 27 Iranian museums, historical sites to offer free entry on September 27
- September 28, 2017

President Mamnoon said that the World Tourism Day serves to remind us that we live on a handsome planet which needs to be protected, preserved and looked after in order to fully enjoy the bounties it offers. He lauded Rwanda Development Board's move to hike gorilla trekking permit fees from $750 to $1,500. President Mamnoon Hussain has said the federal and provincial governments were taking effective measures for the development of tourist sites and promotion of tourism. (more...)
Malaysia bans travel to North Korea due to escalating tensions Malaysia bans travel to North Korea due to escalating tensions
- September 28, 2017

It added that the travel ban will be reviewed after the situation returns to normal. No information about potential exemptions on diplomatic or humanitarian aid grounds was provided, and inquiries to the Malaysian MFA by NK News have, as of publication, not been answered. (more...)
China says military means not an option to resolve Korea situation China says military means not an option to resolve Korea situation
- September 28, 2017

Kim responded with the first-ever direct statement from a North Korean leader against a US president, lobbing a string of insults at Trump. Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told reporters that the United Nations and the global community have said in recent days that they didn't want "the war of words" to turn into "real action". (more...)
Labour MP shocked by '1930s' anti-Semitism Labour MP shocked by '1930s' anti-Semitism
- September 28, 2017

It was proposed by the Jewish Labour Movement - which represents those Jews in the party who are Zionists - but it was also endorsed by Jeremy Corbyn himself, whose relationship with Zionism is sceptical to say the least, together with Momentum, some of whose activists have been accused in the past of antisemitism. (more...)
Millennial Poll: Democrats Can't Take Their Vote for Granted Millennial Poll: Democrats Can't Take Their Vote for Granted
- September 28, 2017

Furthermore, only a slight majority, 53 percent, said the Democratic party cares about people like them. Thirty-seven percent opted for the Democrats and 21 percent planned to vote for Republicans. 60 percent of white millennials said the GOP does not care about people like them, while 55 percent said the Democratic Party does not care about people like them. (more...)
Miss. Policy Experts Weigh-in On Graham-Cassidy Bill Miss. Policy Experts Weigh-in On Graham-Cassidy Bill
- September 28, 2017

I appreciate the collaborative work that the State of Alaska's healthcare team put into this, and all of the hard work that Senators Graham and Cassidy undertook to understand and act on our issues. Call Sen. Hoeven at 203-224-2551 and tell him Graham-Cassidy will cause serious harm to North Dakota and you want a NO vote. "No amount of state "flexibility" can make up for the havoc this bill would wreak on California's health care system". (more...)
Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
- September 28, 2017

Its LNG terminal segment consists of the Sabine Pass and Corpus Christi LNG terminals. (AMEX: LNG ) is 12542. The lower the ERP5 rank, the more undervalued a company is thought to be. Arrowmark Colorado Holdings Lc invested in 0.03% or 76,887 shares. 108 funds opened positions while 386 raised stakes. 606.01 million shares or 2.56% less from 621.93 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (more...)
Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM) Given Hold Rating at Stifel Nicolaus
- September 28, 2017

Shares are trading at $20.32 slightly over $20.25, the stock's 50 day moving average and marginally under the 200 day moving average of $21.12. About shares traded. PDM's profit will be $61.08 million for 11.91 P/E if the $0.42 EPS becomes a reality. Equities research analysts forecast that Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (more...)
Alkins out 8-12 weeks after foot surgery Alkins out 8-12 weeks after foot surgery
- September 28, 2017

As a freshman Alkins averaged 10.9 points and 4.9 rebounds in 28 minutes per game, shooting 46.3 percent from the field and 37.0 percent from beyond the arc. Arizona opens the season on November 10 against Northern Arizona. Arizona reeled in one of the nation's top recruiting classes, led by power forward DeAndre Ayton , and UNC Asheville transfer Dylan Smith will be eligible to compete after sitting out last season. (more...)
Aspen Insurance Holdings LTD (NYSE:AHL): Positive Stock Sentiment
- September 28, 2017

The stock is a Buy among 0 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. Yorktown Research Incorporated invested 0.08% in Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE: AHL ). It has underperformed by 8.89% the S&P500. The Company's divisions include Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines, U.S. The Company's Connectivity segment provides airline partners and their passengers with Wireless Fidelity connectivity over Ku-band satellite transmissions, and to a lesser extent activities solutions to airline customers. (more...)
Khadija Ismayilova Among the 4 Recipients of the Khadija Ismayilova Among the 4 Recipients of the "Alternative Nobel Prize"
- September 28, 2017

American environmental lawyer Robert Bilott was given an honorary award. The four awardees were selected from a pool of 102 nominations from 51 different countries. Despite constant harassment she continues to push for accountability and transparency in the oil-rich former Soviet state. "We have secured landmark judgements in various public issues like the acid attacks case, the apex court directions to implement food security schemes, the Singur verdict a year ago and the current ... (more...)
Wake Forest vs. Florida State
- September 28, 2017

State, leaving their record 0-2 entering this weekend. The ACC announced on Monday the game - rescheduled from its original playing date on September 16 because of Hurricane Irma - will kick off at 3:30 p.m. It is only the third time since 2006 that N.C. State has won its conference opener. "Florida State has played two really good teams, and trust me, Florida State is as good as anybody out there, and that will probably prove to be the case by the end of the season", Swinney said. (more...)
Anthony Scaramucci Set to Launch 'The Scaramucci Post' Anthony Scaramucci Set to Launch 'The Scaramucci Post'
- September 28, 2017

Generally, it's "going to be about what is right and wrong in the society right now, as opposed to what is left and right", Scaramucci says in the video. A dedicated Twitter stream debuted roughly two weeks ago - and it follows 83 people. Scaramucci will hold a launch party for the platform on October 2 at his restaurant, Hunt & Fish Club, in NY, and more details about the venture will be provided during live-streams on Facebook and Periscope that day. (more...)
Trump Pitches Tax Plan Trump Pitches Tax Plan
- September 28, 2017

Middle-class Americans will also receive a boost, with double the standard deduction benefits. The plan would keep tax incentives for mortgage interest and charitable contributions in place and would eliminate the death tax . The next step will be for Republicans to pass a budget resolution, which would allow tax legislation to pass the Senate with 51 votes instead of 60 votes. (more...)
Levon Aronian wins FIDE World Cup Levon Aronian wins FIDE World Cup
- September 28, 2017

Armenia's Levon Aronian was declared the victor of the World Cup played in Tbilisi after defeating China's Ding Liren in a final tie-break match. After the four classical games kept the players locked at 2-2 on Tuesday, the 2005 champion Aronian drew first blood in 30 moves of the first rapid game where he played with white pieces. (more...)
JJ Abrams, Paramount Team Up for Sci-Fi Love Story 'Your Name' JJ Abrams, Paramount Team Up for Sci-Fi Love Story 'Your Name'
- September 28, 2017

Abrams and Lindsey Weber will produce for Bad Robot, along with Genki Kawamura, producer of the original film. There's good talent on board but the shoddy history of anime to live-action adaptations in the U.S. It tells the story of a teenage boy and girl from different backgrounds who discover they can swap bodies. Over the course of the movie, they realize they move through time as well as space. (more...)
Person found dead in office building in Fairfax County Person found dead in office building in Fairfax County
- September 28, 2017

The chief says it's not known if the man shot at anyone. "Thankfully, no other reported injuries", police said on Twitter. Roessler couldn't confirm whether or not the shooter meant to fire upon a specific person, had any specific motive or if the law office buzzed him in or was open for public entry. (more...)

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