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Enter the Enter the "Little Dark Age": MGMT premieres new song
- October 18, 2017

As recently as May, the band said that they were still sticking to that deadline. Remember when Congratulations came out, and you were still pretty stoked for new MGMT music but kinda longed for the more accessible, drenched-in-summertime-vibes tracks like "Kids" and "Electric Feel"? In " Little Dark Age " which features "sinister and surreal vignettes of MGMT members Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser dressed in flamboyant gothic attire, stalked by the figure of Death", mentions a ... (more...)
Chris Froome: 2018 Tour de France a 'massive challenge'
- October 18, 2017

Froome enjoyed a spectacular year, becoming the third man to complete the Tour-Vuelta double in the same season, after Jacques Anquetil in 1963 and Bernard Hinault in 1978, when the Vuelta was still held in the spring before the Tour. The summit finish atop the Col de Portet will come after a gruelling stage 17, the riders only racing for 65 kilometres but having to navigate three categorised climbs. (more...)
Putin signs decree imposing restrictions on North Korea Putin signs decree imposing restrictions on North Korea
- October 18, 2017

Furthermore, scientific and technical cooperation in other fields is mentioned as an exception, if Russian Federation determines that a specific type of cooperation will not contribute to the development of North Korean nuclear and missile programs and whether this type of cooperation will be communicated to the committee in advance of the UN Security Council. (more...)
Republican Senator Paul threatens 'no' vote on budget plan Republican Senator Paul threatens 'no' vote on budget plan
- October 18, 2017

Don't screw up #TaxReform now. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Sen. And the more that the Senate leadership and the White House accommodate troublesome senators like McCain and Paul with specific promises about what will happen down the road, the more others could rebel or put their own hands out for concessions. (more...)
MI man in custody case denied parental rights, will pay child support MI man in custody case denied parental rights, will pay child support
- October 18, 2017

Sanilac County Judge Gregory Ross ruled Tuesday that 27-year-old Christopher Mirasolo, a convicted sex offender, won't have any parental rights in connection to the 8-year-old boy - but he's still on the hook for child support. After the hearing, Sanilac County Prosecutor James Young also acknowledged errors were made at all levels of the case, beginning with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services down through his office's role in this case. (more...)
The Starbucks "Zombie Frappuccino" May Soon Be Available In Montreal
- October 18, 2017

The food and drink blog apparently received leaked photos of the coffee chain's menu from baristas who work there. The cream-based Frappuccino will use green caramel apple powder and pink powder. Mummy wraps? The living? What will be in the Zombie Frappuccino? The coffee giant may have another beverage for customers to try this season. "This will be Starbucks" second drink inspired by a mythical or paranormal creature in the USA, though the chain did launch a Mermaid Frappuccino in ... (more...)
At Least 33 People Died In Police Crackdown In Nairobi - Rights Groups At Least 33 People Died In Police Crackdown In Nairobi - Rights Groups
- October 18, 2017

In Migori County while campaigning in Kuria East, Mr Ruto said Jubilee was not intimidated by Nasa's calls for no elections if their demands are not met, saying since Mr Odinga had withdrawn, he should stop issuing demands to the IEBC as well as stop the demonstrations. (more...)
Great California ShakeOut helps Californians Prepare For The State's Next Earthquake Great California ShakeOut helps Californians Prepare For The State's Next Earthquake
- October 18, 2017

Individuals and groups can register at www.shakeout.org/centralus to receive information on how to prepare for earthquakes and other disasters. "The Shakeout drill is a flawless opportunity to prepare an emergency recovery plan with family members, coworkers and schoolmates". (more...)
Governor Malloy Unveils New Governor Malloy Unveils New "Bare-Bones" Budget
- October 18, 2017

Malloy says that's why he's putting out his revised budget. "It is my honest hope this document will aid the General Assembly in passing a budget that I can sign into law". "Four caucuses are sitting in that room day after day and making progress towards getting a budget together". At the same time, we must keep in mind that time is of the essence if we want to avoid the most hard cuts to towns, hospitals, and nonprofits. (more...)
Off-Duty NYPD Officer Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself To Two Girls Off-Duty NYPD Officer Arrested After Allegedly Exposing Himself To Two Girls
- October 18, 2017

It was shortly after 4 p.m. on October 11 when two girls, ages 12 and 17, were approached by a stranger in front of 3535 E. Tremont Ave.in the Bronx, police said. Police on Saturday released details of the incident and surveillance images of the suspect. He was arrested shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday. Fridson's bail was set at $5,000 after his arraignment in Bronx Criminal Court Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Manila is 2nd-worst megacity for women in Southeast Asia Manila is 2nd-worst megacity for women in Southeast Asia
- October 18, 2017

The Philippines was ranked 13th in terms of sexual violence and women's lack of protection from harmful cultural practices , such as genital mutilation, child or early or forced marriage and female infanticide. Moscow ranked fourth best overall, outperforming NY on a range of measures, and was named the most female-friendly city judged exclusively on protection against harmful cultural practices. (more...)
Murder charge filed in college student's 2010 disappearance Murder charge filed in college student's 2010 disappearance
- October 18, 2017

Both were students at Peru State when Thomas, 19, disappeared in December, 2010. According to the Nebraska Attorney General, Thomas was reported missing in the early morning hours of December 3, 2010 by two students at Peru State after she did not return to her dormitory. (more...)
Officer Fatally Shoots Robbery Suspect In Northeast Baltimore Officer Fatally Shoots Robbery Suspect In Northeast Baltimore
- October 18, 2017

Monday morning where there was a robbery in progress. The officer got out of the auto and shot Garrison, who was later pronounced dead at the hospital. "You got me, '" Smith said. Garrison is seen on bodycam and surveillance video running out of the door with a sawed-off shotgun raised in the air. Garrison's family could not immediately be reached for comment on Tuesday. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Altaba Inc. (AABA)
- October 18, 2017

Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC's holdings in Occidental Petroleum were worth $3,502,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Koshinski Asset Inc accumulated 17,061 shares. Coastline Trust Commerce has 45,155 shares for 0.49% of their portfolio. Norinchukin Bancorp The reported 0.11% stake. Maple Capital Mgmt holds 1.23% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) for 71,330 shares. (more...)
Friends of Library gives vital support Friends of Library gives vital support
- October 18, 2017

Community members on the hunt for good reads might consider stopping by Friends of Rockport Library's Book Sale this Friday through Sunday. The celebration is part of the 12th annual celebration of National Friends of Libraries Week, coordinated by United for Libraries, a division of the American Library Association which has about 4,000 personal and group members representing hundreds of thousands of library supporters throughout the United States. (more...)
Laurent Blanc in frame for US job? Laurent Blanc in frame for US job?
- October 18, 2017

The tactician comes in the form of Sam Allardyce , who has managed the likes of Sunderland, Bolton Wanderers, West Ham United and Blackburn Rovers over the course of his career. Ogden added that while Allardyce has rejected the notion of potentially becoming Scotland boss, his interest in the US post is keener as he could "impose a long-term strategy and secure a legacy in a nation regarded as a growing force". (more...)
John McCain Condemns "Half-Baked Spurious Nationalism" at Medal Ceremony
- October 18, 2017

The chairman of the center's Board of Trustees, former Vice President Joe Biden , presented the medal to McCain. McCain was one of the few Republicans to condemn Trump by name for his response to the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia in August, when the president repeatedly blamed both sides for the violence and claimed that there were some "very fine people" among the white nationalists. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: Navient Corporation (NAVI)
- October 18, 2017

The stock's 50 day moving average price is $13.78 and its 200-day moving average price is $14.70. The firm has a market cap of $3.29 billion, a PE ratio of 6.22 and a beta of 2.48. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 256,593,942 with a reported 12,951,332 bought and 17,358,866 sold. Of those holders, 134 had increased positions amounting to 16.44 million shares, 219 had decreased positions amounting to 22.23 million shares, and 55 holders have a held ... (more...)
Girl, 9, Dies After 325-Pound Cousin Sits On Her As 'Punishment' Girl, 9, Dies After 325-Pound Cousin Sits On Her As 'Punishment'
- October 18, 2017

Smith told police that Posey struck Dericka with a ruler and metal pipe before the girl was able to run to an armchair. According to Grace's arrest report, Posey was called to the house for assistance with disciplining Dericka. Grace Smith's bond is set at $75,000 while James Smith's bond is at $50,000. " As the family has a prior interaction with the child welfare system, a thorough quality assurance review will be conducted to review all prior interactions this family has had with the ... (more...)
Joe Biden says European leader likened Trump to Mussolini Joe Biden says European leader likened Trump to Mussolini
- October 18, 2017

He added, "This breaking down of global and national norms is the glue that holds the entire world order together and holds together our system, that is what is being attacked now and that what's most unsafe". "Not a joke", Biden said. "Not a joke. That's what people are thinking". Biden argued that Trump's "breaking down of norms" of civility is more risky than any particular policy position, citing the president's handling of the nuclear crisis in North Korea. (more...)
Business dealings of Jay Shah; Congress demands probe by Commission Business dealings of Jay Shah; Congress demands probe by Commission
- October 18, 2017

He alleged that the business of Temple Enterprise Private Ltd., the firm owned by Mr. Jay Shah, had increased 16,000 times in one year. "We demand that to conduct an independent and credible investigation, a Commission comprising two seniormost Supreme Court judges be appointed to submit a report within a time-bound period", party spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala told reporters here. (more...)
Police arrest ex-husband of missing Spearfish woman Police arrest ex-husband of missing Spearfish woman
- October 18, 2017

Jacobson was last spotted on security video at a store in Ontario around 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2. Police said the windows were down and the keys were inside. Friends said on the "Help Find Julia Jacobson" Facebook page that her loss is "beyond words". "We can not overstate our honest appreciation for all of those who have provided their prayers, support and resources". (more...)
Trump to make first state visit by USA leader in 25 years Trump to make first state visit by USA leader in 25 years
- October 18, 2017

The Nov. 7 South Korea-US summit will be the third one-on-one meeting between Moon and Trump. During the trip, he will also visit American and South Korean service members and deliver a speech at the National Assembly where he is expected to call on the worldwide community to join together in maximizing pressure on North Korea. (more...)
Senator Says Deal Is Reached On Package Of ObamaCare Fixes Senator Says Deal Is Reached On Package Of ObamaCare Fixes
- October 18, 2017

Sens. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Patty Murray, D-Wash., agreed Tuesday on a two-year plan to stabilize the ACA exchanges and provide states more flexibility. Alexander chairs the Senate Health Committee, and Murray is the panel's top-ranking Democrat. Some Republicans have said they do not wish to provide what they describe as a bailout to insurers. (more...)
Security guard shot by Vegas gunman in encounter before massacre goes missing Security guard shot by Vegas gunman in encounter before massacre goes missing
- October 17, 2017

Since the days that Paddock opened fire at people attending a country music festival across from Mandalay Bay, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has shifted its timeline a few times. Speaking of which, Snopes also points out that Campos" so-called disappearance "is not the first time a person's lack of desire to speak to the media has been misconstrued as that person being "missing.'" In other words, Campos may have needed some time away from the circus. (more...)
Callista Gingrich confirmed as Trump's ambassador to Vatican
- October 17, 2017

Sen. Dianne Feinstein wasn't the only Democrat voting to confirm Callista Gingrich as USA ambassador to the Vatican. Her husband, Newt Gingrich , was raised as a Lutheran who became Southern Baptist during graduate school and ultimately a Catholic in 2009. (more...)
More Than 10000 Additional Rohingya Flee to Bangladesh More Than 10000 Additional Rohingya Flee to Bangladesh
- October 17, 2017

The Under Secretary-General was touring Rakhine State on Tuesday. Dujarric said that in Feltman's discussions with the Myanmar military he "noted that, in the UN's experience, successful counterterrorism efforts do not rely exclusively on security measures" and urged them to support "credible investigations into allegations of human rights abuses by security officials". (more...)
ECHR vs. Yves Rocher case: Alexey and Oleg Navalny were unjustly convicted ECHR vs. Yves Rocher case: Alexey and Oleg Navalny were unjustly convicted
- October 17, 2017

The ECHR on Tuesday ruled that the Navalny brothers' right to a fair trial was violated and that their convictions fell outside the definition of fraud. This was stated by the chairwoman of the CEC of the Russian Federation, Ela Pamfilova, quoted on Tuesday by TASS. The Navalnys lodged a complaint with the ECHR in January 2015. (more...)
Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge
- October 17, 2017

The third ban came in a September 24 presidential proclamation that Trump issued after acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke provided him with a classified report recommending the travel restrictions. Other courts are weighing challenges to the policy. "There's not a shred of evidence, not a shred of evidence, that Department of Homeland Security or the secretary of state has any animus", Mooppan said, adding that the restrictions are also meant to put pressure on foreign ... (more...)
Israel sets conditions on negotiating with Palestinian unity government Israel sets conditions on negotiating with Palestinian unity government
- October 17, 2017

He said "any Israeli remarks will not change the official Palestinian position to move forward with the reconciliation efforts to achieve the hopes and aspirations of our people in ending the division in order to achieve the national project, end the occupation and establish the independent Palestinian state on all the Palestinian territory occupied in 1967, with East Jerusalem as its capital". (more...)

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