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Skies turn red in 1066 Country Skies turn red in 1066 Country
- October 18, 2017

Many are taking to social media to share their pictures and comments on the phenomenon, including Lincolnshire's Red Arrows pilots. Why not send us your photos of the red sun over Somerset. At present, Ophelia is responsible for three deaths and leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power , while planes are being forced into emergency landings as a result of sand being carried northward toward the United Kingdom from the Sahara. (more...)
Evacuation orders lifted for two Santa Rosa Neighborhoods Evacuation orders lifted for two Santa Rosa Neighborhoods
- October 18, 2017

The driver, who had been delivering water to the fire lines, crashed before dawn in Napa County on a roadway that climbs from vineyards into the mountains. "But our hearts are crushed for all the people who lost their homes". "Now we're just trying to figure out what the next steps are". Fire officials said they were optimistic about their progress after a weeklong battle with California's deadliest wildfires. (more...)
First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) Position Increased by Prudential PLC
- October 18, 2017

Calculated by dividing First Republic Bank's annual earnings by its total assets, investors will note a return on assets of 0.80%. Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 9 of analysts who cover FRC having a buy-equivalent rating. Looking at a public company's insider trading can give great insight into how the stock is performing. (more...)
McConnell says he expects Senate to approve FY 2018 budget by Friday McConnell says he expects Senate to approve FY 2018 budget by Friday
- October 18, 2017

That vote is likely to be close, but key GOP moderates such as Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska have signaled support. But with Senator Thad Cochran of MS ill, their margin of error for the budget has shrunk to only one "no" vote. (more...)
Mandalay Bay hotel group releases statement regarding security guard's whereabouts Mandalay Bay hotel group releases statement regarding security guard's whereabouts
- October 18, 2017

Jesus Campos "wants to tell his story at a time and place of his choosing," MGM Resorts International spokeswoman Debra DeShong said in response to questions from The Associated Press about Campos' whereabouts. Fact-checking website Snopes has shot down some conspiracies that Campos is missing. There are also signs reading "No media on property" and "No trespassing" outside Campos's home. (more...)
Firefighter killed in Napa Co. water tender crash identified Firefighter killed in Napa Co. water tender crash identified
- October 18, 2017

A 38-year-old volunteer firefighter from Missouri was identified Tuesday as the driver killed when a water tender careened out of control and rolled over on the steep Oakville Grade, authorities said. While it's unclear what may have caused the crash, Shew said "fatigue is definitely a factor" with all the firefighters who have spent the last week working long shifts across Northern California. (more...)
Nice fall weather continues today Nice fall weather continues today
- October 18, 2017

This morning's scattered showers should be clearing out around 9, and then we can expect at least partly sunny conditions with a high near 62, according to the National Weather Service . Northwest winds 10-15 miles per hour. Winds this strong can bring down tree branches and make driving hard, especially for high profile vehicles. Sunday: Showers likely, possibly thunderstorms. (more...)
Mass Protest in Catalonia against Arrest of Secessionist Leaders Mass Protest in Catalonia against Arrest of Secessionist Leaders
- October 18, 2017

Spanish Justice Minister Rafael Catala said Sanchez and Cuixart, were jailed because they are suspected of committed crimes by interfering with a judge's orders. The incidents happened on September 20 and 21, when a crowd surrounded an office of the Generalitat (Catalonian government) to repudiate a search by the Spanish Civil Guard, related to the preparations for the referendum. (more...)
NK sends congratulatory message for China's party congress NK sends congratulatory message for China's party congress
- October 18, 2017

During the congress, the Communist Party is set to incorporate Xi's political philosophy, and may include his name in the party charter, elevating his political standing to the same level as that of former leaders Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. (more...)
Ireland struggles to restore water, power, communications after hurricane Ireland struggles to restore water, power, communications after hurricane
- October 18, 2017

There is a power outage at the Drim Water Treatment Plant which supplies water to Mountrath. The reservoir is now refilling following an earlier disruption due to a power outage at the plant. "The Irish Water Crisis management team will be maintained in place until these issues are fully addressed". A representative for the company said that they were concentrating all their efforts to restore power to affected customers today. (more...)
California becomes first state to require pet stores to sell rescues California becomes first state to require pet stores to sell rescues
- October 18, 2017

It means that from January 2019 pet stores that do not sell rescue animals will face a $500 fine. The new requirement is expected to help reduce the cost of operating animal shelters, which now costs about $250 million a year to house and kill dogs , cats and other animals. (more...)
Turkish police officers wounded in bombing Turkish police officers wounded in bombing
- October 18, 2017

The initial wounded toll was cited by the private NTV broadcaster, citing sources from the local governor's office. No one has yet claimed responsibility for the explosion. Turkey has experienced a string of recent terrorist attacks - including inside Istanbul, the country's commercial capital - over the years. Such attacks also organized the terrorists of the "Islamic state". (more...)
Trump to slain soldier's widow: 'He knew what he signed up for' Trump to slain soldier's widow: 'He knew what he signed up for'
- October 18, 2017

He should have not have said that". She is a mother to Johnson's surviving 2-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter. Their daughter stood next to her stoically. All I can do-all I can do is ask my generals. "I totally changed our military, I totally changed the attitudes of the military and they have done a fantastic job", Trump said. (more...)
Watsco, Inc. (WSO) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
- October 18, 2017

The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.29 on October 13, reaching $48.3. About 179,949 shares traded. Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) has risen 8.75% since October 17, 2016 and is uptrending. Howard Cap Mgmt owns 0% invested in MusclePharm Corp (OTCMKTS:MSLP) for 10,000 shares. Heritage Management Corp invested in 0.63% or 211,347 shares. 25,100 are owned by Asset Mgmt One. (more...)
Novartis AG (NVS) Receives Neutral Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co
- October 18, 2017

The stock of Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE: NVS ) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, June 16 by J P Morgan Chase Co. 01/03/2017 - Novartis AG was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at JP Morgan. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.23 EPS. Analysts predict that Novartis AG will post $4.75 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Takes Position in Grupo Financiero Galicia SA (GGAL)
- October 18, 2017

FMR LLC now owns 477,082 shares of the bank's stock valued at $18,062,000 after buying an additional 100,122 shares during the last quarter. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. Receive Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (more...)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Banco Santander Chile (NYSE:BSAC)
- October 18, 2017

Finding continued success in the stock market may entail keeping the portfolio balanced, but also finding the courage to get in when necessary, or get out when needed. Typically, if the value heads above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. An RSI reading over 70 would be considered overbought, and a reading under 30 would indicate oversold conditions. (more...)
France plans instant fines for cat-calling women
- October 18, 2017

Schiappa is working with French President Emmanuel Macron , who on Monday told TF1 that harassment could be combated by creating " simpler verbalization procedure " so that " there is an immediate response " when it occurs, RTL reports. A group of five MPs have been tasked with legally defining so-called street harassment and deciding on suitable punishments after a national survey showed nearly all French women asked had been harassed on public transport or in the street. (more...)
RTO tells mayor to drop red beacon from his vehicle RTO tells mayor to drop red beacon from his vehicle
- October 18, 2017

RTO took action after noting news reports in HT that highlighted this illegal use of red beacons by the first citizen of Mumbai . According to the notification of the ministry of road transport and highways on May 1, 2017, the list mentions those eligible to use the red beacon which does not include the Mumbai mayor. (more...)
Most Indians wouldn't mind being ruled by a dictator Most Indians wouldn't mind being ruled by a dictator
- October 18, 2017

More than four-fifths of Indian citizens trust the government, but, interestingly, the majority also support military rule and autocracy, a new survey by the Pew Research Center said on Monday. However, people aged 50 and above do not support the idea of a military junta as they are the immediate descendants of those who fought for freedom and democracy of the country. (more...)
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 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...)

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