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Trump says likely to sign new healthcare order this week Trump says likely to sign new healthcare order this week
- October 12, 2017

For one, Kissinger lives in NY, where Obamacare premiums increased 16.6% on the individual exchange past year. It is unlikely that Kissinger is getting his insurance from Obamacare's individual market, yet Trump claimed that he did not want to "pay 116 percent increase in his premiums". (more...)
New Settlement Units Approved by Israel in 2017 New Settlement Units Approved by Israel in 2017
- October 12, 2017

The plans also include homes in the flashpoint city of Hebron, where 800 hard-line nationalist settlers live under army protection in heavily fortified compounds among 200,000 Palestinians. Key members of Netanyahu's government advocate annexing most of the West Bank, while U.S. advisers Jared Kushner and ambassador to Israel David Friedman have longstanding ties to the settlement movement. (more...)
Trump's tough trade talk meets the NAFTA negotiating table Trump's tough trade talk meets the NAFTA negotiating table
- October 12, 2017

Asked by a reporter if he would make a trade pact with Canada if he can not reach agreement with Mexico in the NAFTA negotiations, Trump said: "Oh sure, absolutely". The US is expected to propose substantially raising the regional requirement, from 62.5% now, and potentially add a US-specific content requirement. It's time after all of these years and we'll see what happens. (more...)
Barack Obama to campaign in Virginia governor's race Barack Obama to campaign in Virginia governor's race
- October 12, 2017

Trump recently endorsed Republican Ed Gillespie in a tweet , but has otherwise not been directly involved in the race. The Northam campaign said Biden will host a "workforce development roundtable" Saturday morning in Reston. Vice President Mike Pence will campaign with Gillespie Saturday in Abingdon, Virginia. But the president did not come up in the debate. The Northam campaign said Biden will help their candidate talk about what he calls his "G3 plan", which involves helping people ... (more...)
Death toll rises to 16 after prison riot in northern Mexico Death toll rises to 16 after prison riot in northern Mexico
- October 12, 2017

Prisoners then took three guards hostage, and when talks with them went nowhere, security forces were sent in. So authorities made a decision to use lethal force to protect the lives of the guards and the prisoners. The protest died down, but early Tuesday morning fighting broke out and a prisoner was killed and his body burned, Fasci said. No guards were killed in the violence, but a police officer was gravely wounded with a punctured lung. (more...)
U.S. flies two supersonic bombers over Korean peninsula U.S. flies two supersonic bombers over Korean peninsula
- October 12, 2017

The four aircraft then flew across the peninsula and staged another round of a firing exercise over the Yellow Sea before the two B-IBs returned home, the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said. Trump, on Monday, on Twitter said that a quarter century of USA policy towards North Korea had been unsuccessful. Trump has not clarified what is that one thing. (more...)
'It would be good' if Alexis Sanchez joined PSG - Dani Alves 'It would be good' if Alexis Sanchez joined PSG - Dani Alves
- October 12, 2017

Sanchez is into the final 12 months of his contract, and is heavily expected to move on before next season, and the prospect of the World Cup next summer could have been enough to keep him concentrated on his football, but I fear his priority could turn to seeking out his new club instead. (more...)
Midtown Man Arrested For Threatening Internet Company With 'Las Vegas Part 2' Midtown Man Arrested For Threatening Internet Company With 'Las Vegas Part 2'
- October 12, 2017

According to the complaint, Casillas opened his first account with the company on September 19, 2014, and in 2016 and 2017, opened 14 additional ones using various email addresses. The unnamed company runs a mobile application that connects users with sales from third-party companies. Casillas was allegedly involved in a dispute with an unidentified tech company, which "gives credits, exchangeable for money, for referring other users", according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. (more...)
Rajon Rondo out 4-6 weeks after surgery for hernia Rajon Rondo out 4-6 weeks after surgery for hernia
- October 12, 2017

The Pelicans point guard is expected to miss four to six weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday morning to fix a core muscle injury, the team announced Tuesday. The former Celtics star is expected to start at point guard after signing with the Pelicans in free agency, but will miss the start of the season, which begins October 18 for New Orleans. (more...)
Man Accused Of Pushing Stranger Onto CTA Tracks Released From Jail
- October 12, 2017

Estep, 34, was given the usual conditions of bail: refrain from liquor and illegal drugs; surrender any firearms; do not contact the victim; and report to pretrial services as required. His attorney, Vadim Glozman, disputed prosecutors' version of events, saying that the identification of Estep was tenuous because the surveillance images were unclear. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors defend lack of action
- October 12, 2017

The audio portrays Weinstein apparently trying to coax Guiterrez into his hotel room. "Many of these women feared the power that Mr. Weinstein had and were concerned if they took legal action and spoke out that he could ruin their careers", says attorney Gloria Allred. (more...)
Death toll from Kisii building collapse rises to 6, woman trapped Death toll from Kisii building collapse rises to 6, woman trapped
- October 12, 2017

County director disaster management officer Julius Tinega said the victims succumbed to injuries at Christamarriane hospital where they were rushed for treatment. He said more people were still trapped in the rubble. Earlier on Wednesday, sources indicated that the contractors of the ill-fated building were inside when it collapsed. (more...)
Qualcomm to be fined NT$23.4 billion in Taiwan for antitrust violations
- October 12, 2017

The Taiwanese decision is the latest challenge to Qualcomm's business model, which involves selling chips and also licensing a suite of patents related to how those chips are put into a phone to provide mobile data to the device. The company has said the suit is based on flawed legal theory and misconceptions about its business. Qualcomm has attracted scrutiny from regulators around the world, with it practices probed in South Korea, China, Japan, the European Union and elsewhere. (more...)
New York City Subway Riders Join Together In Removing Racist Man New York City Subway Riders Join Together In Removing Racist Man
- October 12, 2017

The video was taken over the weekend but started getting traction Tuesday. The rapper, who's real name is Destiny Frasqueri, grew up in NYC, said she is no stranger to racism, said she "witnesses blatant racism in public constantly". stop in Brooklyn. In the end it's just good to see New Yorkers coming together and soup going to such great use out there. "This bigot called a group of teenage boys "niggers" on the train so I stood up and slapped him and everybody on the train backed me up", ... (more...)
North Korea Says Trump 'Lit a Fuse of War' North Korea Says Trump 'Lit a Fuse of War'
- October 12, 2017

Still, North Korea tested an ICBM that experts said was capable of reaching some parts of the U.S. North Korea's nuclear weapons development is spooking most Americans, and two-thirds of them say President Donald Trump's war of words with the isolated nation's leader is making the situation worse. (more...)
BJP Leader Yashwant Sinha Questions Party's Handling Of Jay Shah Incident BJP Leader Yashwant Sinha Questions Party's Handling Of Jay Shah Incident
- October 11, 2017

Yashwant Sinha, 79, said that the BJP appears guilty of many lapses: producing senior ministers to defend Mr Shah's son, entrepreneur Jay Shah, and farming out a top government lawyer , Tushar Mehta, to represent Jay Shah in court. Sinha, however, defended his son Jayant Sinha, who is the Union minister of state for civil aviation and defended the government's economic decisions. (more...)
Conservative Groups To 'Failure' McConnell: Step Down As GOP Leader Conservative Groups To 'Failure' McConnell: Step Down As GOP Leader
- October 11, 2017

This is a Senate tradition, but not a rule, under which the White House consulted a state's senators before a president nominated a judge from that state, the Washington Examiner noted . Republicans have full control of the federal government, but they failed to deliver any of their promises. Since Trump was inaugurated in January, the number of judicial vacancies has grown from 106 to 149, and upcoming resignations will increase that number even further to 166. (more...)
Traders Secrets on VirnetX Holding Corp (VHC), Nasdaq, Inc. (NDAQ)
- October 11, 2017

Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 5.08 and Current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60. It has outperformed by 2.05% the S&P500. JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU ) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. St George Martin J had sold 2,500 shares worth $57,500. (more...)
Two Detroit officers suspended after failing to disclose fatal high-speed chase Two Detroit officers suspended after failing to disclose fatal high-speed chase
- October 11, 2017

Detroit police are specifically prohibited from chasing suspects unless they're suspected of a violent felony. Police Chief James Craig told The Detroit News that the officers did not disclose the chase as recently as Tuesday morning, until he pressed them for details. (more...)
Korean lawmaker says N. Korea hacked war plans
- October 11, 2017

The bilateral training mission between the U.S. B-1B bombers and South Korean F-15K fighter jets on Tuesday night followed a September 23 mission in which USA bombers and fighter escorts used pre-dawn hours to fly to the farthest point of the border between North and South Korea by any US aircraft this century. (more...)
Dem megadonor Steyer demands lawmakers and candidates back impeaching Trump Dem megadonor Steyer demands lawmakers and candidates back impeaching Trump
- October 11, 2017

Even if Democrats pull off the unlikely feat of winning the House and Senate next year, it is unclear party leaders would be inclined to try to drive Mr. Billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer wrote a letter to Democrats on Wednesday demanding the party pledge to impeach President Trump if they take control of Congress next year. (more...)
REAL ID grace period extended for Pennsylvania REAL ID grace period extended for Pennsylvania
- October 11, 2017

Department of Homeland Security. The use of REAL ID for commercial air travel does not take effect until January 22, 2018. That means ME driver's licenses will be accepted for now as valid identification for boarding domestic flights and entrance into certain federal facilities, such as military bases, the USA mint and nuclear power plants. (more...)
Randolph Co Inc Purchases 158800 Shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- October 11, 2017

Robinson Value Management Ltd. now owns 18,878 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $1,524,000 after purchasing an additional 95 shares during the last quarter. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have given a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Trump Expected To Nominate Kirstjen Nielsen As Next Homeland Security Secretary Trump Expected To Nominate Kirstjen Nielsen As Next Homeland Security Secretary
- October 11, 2017

Nielsen, 45, now serves as the deputy White House chief of staff. The White House didn't immediately comment, and Nielsen did not respond to a request for comment from the website. Before working under Kelly while he was secretary, Nielsen worked in one of DHS's agencies, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and served former President George W. (more...)
Institutional Investor's Anti-Bank Of New York Co Inc (NYSE:BK) Sentiment In 2017 Q2
- October 11, 2017

Estabrook invested in 88,791 shares or 0% of the stock. Volume levels waned and BK actually managed a declined which translated to 1.73 million shares changing hands on the day. Guardian Life Insurance Of America reported 2,352 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Raymond James Services invested 0% of its portfolio in Bunge Ltd (NYSE:BG). (more...)
Driver in NSW truck carnage to face court Driver in NSW truck carnage to face court
- October 11, 2017

Police are now investigating the incident as well as the road spikes that were used. One person is in a critical condition and another is in a serious condition after a horror truck smash at Singleton in the Hunter region of New South Wales. (more...)
The Boy Scouts of America votes to admit girls The Boy Scouts of America votes to admit girls
- October 11, 2017

The Boy Scouts of America's board of directors has unanimously agreed to welcome girls into the Cub Scout program and to forge a path for older girls to pursue and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout, the organization said Wednesday. The Boy Scouts said the moves reflect the changing nature of American life, adding to the appeal of a scouting program that can serve the entire family. (more...)
Turkey sentences Wall Street Journal reporter on 'terror' charge
- October 11, 2017

Albayrak, a dual citizen of Turkey and Finland who has been a staff reporter for the Journal since 2010, in connection with her August 2015 Journal news article " Urban Warfare Escalates in Turkey's Kurdish-Majority Southeast ". She said: "Given the current climate in Turkey, this appalling decision shouldn't have come as a surprise to me, but it did". "Turkey's crackdown this year has snared several journalists working for global publications", the statement went on. (more...)
Ex-Boyfriend Faces Charges in University of Pittsburgh Student's Killing Ex-Boyfriend Faces Charges in University of Pittsburgh Student's Killing
- October 11, 2017

He also faces charges that include homicide, burglary, possessing instruments of crime, theft and flight to avoid apprehension in connection to the death of Sheykhet - who was found dead Sunday when her anxious father kicked in her bedroom door. (more...)
Facebook down for several users including some users in Sri Lanka Facebook down for several users including some users in Sri Lanka
- October 11, 2017

On Twitter , many users from several countries said they were unable to even access Facebook . Reports from users on Twitter and websites like DownDetector and Outage Report suggest that connection issues began around 5pm SAST. (more...)

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