Worldwide


Sitharaman demands answers from Congress on Vadra-Bhandari alleged dealings Sitharaman demands answers from Congress on Vadra-Bhandari alleged dealings
- October 18, 2017

Sitharaman raised the issue of Vadra's London flat at 12, Ellerton House, Bryanton Square, which is said to be refurbished by Bhandari in 2016. "Some emails also suggested that Vadra and Bhandari used to operate a firm between 2009 and 2014", Rupani said. (more...)
Greek PM meets Trump amid growing USA tensions with Turkey Greek PM meets Trump amid growing USA tensions with Turkey
- October 18, 2017

President Donald Trump says Greece has "gone through a lot" but "is doing a terrific job of coming back" - an apparent reference to the country's ability to weather its economic troubles. They have also hailed the timely construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline that will carry Caspian gas from the Shah Deniz II field in Azerbaijan to the European markets as well as the Interconnector Greece Bulgaria that will strengthen the energy security of the Balkans that rely on gas from Russian gas ... (more...)
Illinois Sells Bonds to Help Pay Down Overdue Bills
- October 18, 2017

The yield penalty the market assigns to the lowest-rated US state for its short-term bonds eased considerably in Tuesday's pricing, while the penalty for 12-year bonds largely stayed intact. Because Illinois went two years without a budget, it's piled up almost $16 billion in unpaid bills. That's pretty high compared to other states, but IL has to pay more because it has the lowest credit rating in the country. (more...)
Boy tortured, killed by mother's boyfriend, who believed child was gay Boy tortured, killed by mother's boyfriend, who believed child was gay
- October 18, 2017

Aguirre, according to prosecutors, along with his girlfriend, Gabriel's mother, for months tortured the small 60-pound, four-foot-one-inch boy, because they thought he was gay. "The evidence will show that the defendant is nothing more than a bully", prosecutor Jon Hatami said Monday. "He was a security guard who intentionally tortured and abused a helpless and innocent little boy", he added . (more...)
18 states sue DeVos to get for-profit college rule restored 18 states sue DeVos to get for-profit college rule restored
- October 18, 2017

Earlier this year, DeVos said she would delay enforcement of gainful employment - allowing schools to dodge the rule's requirement, for example, that they tell students their programs were failing the rules. The attorneys general of California, Connecticut, the District of Columbia, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and Washington also joined the suit. (more...)
Sen. Rand Paul Endorses Roy Moore for Alabama Senate Sen. Rand Paul Endorses Roy Moore for Alabama Senate
- October 18, 2017

He is facing Democrat Doug Jones in the December special election. Jones, a former prosecutor who convicted two former Klansmen in the bombing of Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church, has sought to portray Jones as someone who would embarrass Alabama on the national stage. (more...)
Himachal poll: Telecom operators told to ensure proper connectivity Himachal poll: Telecom operators told to ensure proper connectivity
- October 18, 2017

Mr Singh and Mr Sukhu have been at loggerheads with the former demanding his immediate replacement as the PCC chief ahead of the elections, scheduled for November 9. This was against the stand taken by All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary and party incharge for HP, Sushil Shinde, who talked of going to polls with "collective leadership" just few days before, showing reluctance to even have a CM face this time in HP. (more...)
Maharashtra govt backtracks on loan waiver promise before Diwali Maharashtra govt backtracks on loan waiver promise before Diwali
- October 18, 2017

Mumbai (Maharashtra), October 17: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday announced that former Congress leader, Narayan Rane has joined National Democratic Alliance ( NDA ). In the first leg of the scheme, which comes after 110 days, around 10 lakh farmers will have the money deposited in their respective savings or current accounts. (more...)
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
- October 18, 2017

The Trump administration announced last week that it was cutting off the payments, and on Tuesday President Donald Trump called the agreement a short-term solution. Opponents said it would lead to higher premiums, leaving more people uninsured and causing some insurers to abandon unprofitable markets. After months of threatening to halt them, Trump did just that last week. (more...)
Vijay Mersal Movie Review & Mersal Rating Vijay Mersal Movie Review & Mersal Rating
- October 18, 2017

In spite of the trolls, audience in both Tamil and Telugu states are eagerly waiting for the release. And for Mersal , the Jilla actor teamed up with none other than the Oscar-winning composer, AR Rahman. "Even though most of the movie ticket bookings opened late last evening, with some major cinema chains still to decide on its release in their multiplexes, lakhs of tickets have already been sold on BookMyShow". (more...)
Trump warns McCain: 'Be careful because at some point I fight back'
- October 18, 2017

I'm being very, very nice. President Trump and Sen. John McCain's pointed Monday night speech , suggesting that the senator should "be careful" because Trump will "fight back". Mr McCain and Mr Trump have always been at odds, with Mr Trump suggesting during his election campaign Mr McCain - a former Navy pilot who spent five-and-a-half years in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp and is battling brain cancer - was not a war hero. (more...)
Australia : Revenge Porn Reporting Portal Launched
- October 18, 2017

Revenge porn or image-based exploitation is the sharing of explicit pictures without the permission of the related person. Australia's government is aiming to make the process simpler, with the launch of a national portal for reporting instances of image-based abuse. (more...)
Body of missing 6-year-old boy found in trash Body of missing 6-year-old boy found in trash
- October 18, 2017

A TEENAGE relative of an autistic schoolboy is in police custody after the child's body was found dumped in a rubbish bin . Dayvid was last seen in his apartment around 2:30 p.m. The sheriff's office said David was under adult supervision while he was at home, but did not say who he was with. The Snohomish County medical examiner will determine the boy's cause of death. (more...)
Giggling Utah cheerleaders scream 'f*ck n*ggers' in widely shared Instagram video Giggling Utah cheerleaders scream 'f*ck n*ggers' in widely shared Instagram video
- October 18, 2017

The 10-second cellphone video was made by Weber High School students as they sat in a auto, said Lane Findlay, a spokesman for the school district. The video shows five students who appear to be in a vehicle shouting (f--) (n--). Interviews and the school's investigation into the incident are ongoing. "We understand this is a very sensitive matter and it has invoked a lot of strong emotional response from people all over the world", Findlay's statement says. (more...)
Oil jumps on fears of new Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict Oil jumps on fears of new Iran sanctions, Iraq conflict
- October 18, 2017

US Congress will now have 60 days to consider re-imposing economic sanctions on Iran. If the tensions in the northern Iraq keep going on, the export of Iraqi Kurdistan's oil will stop. Iraq can benefit from higher revenues for the oil only if it reaches an agreement with the KRG and "Turkey does not interrupt flows through its port of Ceyhan", Goldman said. (more...)
Human-like 'cultures' exist among whales, dolphins Human-like 'cultures' exist among whales, dolphins
- October 18, 2017

Researchers noted records of dolphins playing with humpback whales , helping fishermen with their catches and producing signature whistles for absent dolphins which suggest the animals may even engage in gossips. They argue that large brains are an evolutionary response to complex and information-rich social environments. Dr Kieran Fox, another study participant and a neuroscientist from Stanford University, said the research showed how the non-primate brain structure of cetaceans still ... (more...)
Hate crime charge in death of Bowie State student Hate crime charge in death of Bowie State student
- October 18, 2017

Collins and Sean Urbanski ", she said. "There was lots of digital evidence that we could look at to get a sense for the motive in this case", Alsobrooks said. "It is our great hope that we will bring peace and healing to the family in the case", Alsobrooks said. Last week, university police reported that someone used black marker to draw swastikas and scrawl hate language inside a men's restroom stall in Ellicott Hall at the College Park campus. (more...)
Sailors found dead at home days apart Sailors found dead at home days apart
- October 18, 2017

Brian Jarrell, 25, was reported missing by family members after he disappeared during a trip to Orlando, Fla., according to officials, Action News Jax reported. Both sailors were pronounced dead at the scene and a cause of death has not been released for either man. According to separate reports from the Kingsland Police Department, 25-year-old Brian Jarrell was found dead inside his co-worker's home on Spinnaker Circle after he was reported missing by his wife and shipmates tracked his ... (more...)
Highly Traded Stock: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)
- October 18, 2017

It doesn't guarantee that they'll make money on the stock, however, but it greatly enhances the chance that they will turn a profit. The Bowling Portfolio Management Llc holds 39,321 shares with $1.42M value, up from 23,990 last quarter. Shares of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) traded up 0.92% in the last session while performance was up 33.01% in the last five days. (more...)
Duduzane Zuma to be prosecuted by Gerrie Nel Duduzane Zuma to be prosecuted by Gerrie Nel
- October 18, 2017

In that crash, two other women were injured, but Phumzile Dube lost her life at the age of just 30. Duduzane Zuma has not yet commented. Dube died after Zuma's Porsche collided with the taxi in which she was travelling. "The prosecution will then proceed like any other criminal case in court". Such a certificate can only be obtained once the NPA has made a decision not to prosecute a matter. (more...)
DPS to highlight school bus safety DPS to highlight school bus safety
- October 18, 2017

Wichita police officers are taking part of National School Bus Safety Week . They will also be patrolling areas where school buses pick up and drop off students because statistics show that children are particularly vulnerable at these areas. (more...)
GOP Sen. Thad Cochran Grappling With Illness GOP Sen. Thad Cochran Grappling With Illness
- October 18, 2017

Monday, his chief of staff said Cochran had developed another urinary tract infection and was postponing his return, although he did not specify how long he would stay in MS to deal with his health issues. That measure is shelved for now. GOP aides said the budget vote remains scheduled for later this week. Top Republicans coping with a razor-thin majority as they try pushing a partisan agenda through the Senate are running smack into another complication: the sheer age and health issues of ... (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Stake Increased by West Oak Capital, LLC Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Stake Increased by West Oak Capital, LLC
- October 18, 2017

The total amount of shares outstanding is 560.82M, giving the company a market capitalization of about 2.64B. The SI to Chesapeake Energy Corporation's float is 22.39%. Its up 0.02, from 1.17 in 2017Q1. Gabelli Funds Llc reported 35,000 shares. The Q.i. Value of CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) is 42.00000. In other news, insider Garrick J. (more...)
New Live-Action Trailer Arrives For Assassin's Creed Origins New Live-Action Trailer Arrives For Assassin's Creed Origins
- October 18, 2017

He finishes with "I am not an army". "Dozens" of animal species can be seen in the trailer. I'm not a man. One of the biggest takeaways from "I Am" seems to be that Bayek won't simply be hunting down targets on his own, using means of manipulation and other people without laying a finger on the victim. (more...)
Trump not considering firing Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller
- October 18, 2017

Spicer, who left his post as President Donald Trump's first White House press secretary in August, follows his former boss and longtime ally Reince Priebus, who met with investigators last week. Mueller, who is investigating the firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey and other actions of the Trump administration, has signaled that his team intends to interview multiple current and former White House officials in the coming weeks and has requested large batches of ... (more...)
LLC Has $19.93 Million Holdings in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)
- October 18, 2017

Shelton Capital Management who had been investing in Golub Cap Bdc Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.14 billion market cap company. Therefore 64% are positive. Costco Wholesale Co. has a 52 week low of $142.11 and a 52 week high of $183.18. 10/06/2017 - Costco Wholesale Corporation had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. (more...)
US FAA under fire after probe of deadly balloon crash US FAA under fire after probe of deadly balloon crash
- October 18, 2017

The balloon hit power lines before crashing and burning in a pasture near Lockhart south of Austin on July 30, 2016. A Texas lawmaker expects federal investigators to call for hot air balloon pilots to obtain medical certificates following a crash past year that killed 16 people. (more...)
Kentucky ranks 33rd on tax competitiveness
- October 18, 2017

The index takes into account a total of more than 100 variables in categories for individual and corporate income taxes, property and sales taxes and unemployment insurance. Neighboring states IN and Wisconsin ranked 9th and 38th, respectively. The state's property tax rank crept up four places to 34, while its unemployment insurance tax rank dropped by two places to 33. (more...)
Race vehicle drivers fight after on-track accident, both charged with crimes Race vehicle drivers fight after on-track accident, both charged with crimes
- October 18, 2017

The collision also damaged Cullen's steering, and he coasted through the infield and stopped on the front straight. Afterward, Swinford performed a donut in front of Cullen's auto, and then he rammed his opponents front end, lodging his own vehicle on Cullen's hood. (more...)
3 nabbed in Kelantan planned to attack beer fest, confirms IGP 3 nabbed in Kelantan planned to attack beer fest, confirms IGP
- October 18, 2017

He said the trio also targeted to attack several entertainment centres and non-Muslim houses of worship in the Klang Valley. "If we have to make arrests, we will". "The device can cause many deaths if exploded at a beer festival", he added. Meanwhile Mohamad Fuzi added that since January to date, 78 individuals had been arrested in the country believed involved in violent activities. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 1391 1392 1393 1394 1395 1396 1397 1398 1399 next »