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Peoples Bancorp Inc. (PEBO) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
- August 04, 2017

Peoples Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:PEBO) has risen 47.34% since August 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 21,217 shares of the bank's stock worth $368,000 after buying an additional 114 shares in the last quarter. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 18th. Investors of record on Monday, August 14th will be issued a dividend of $0.08 per share. (more...)
Kenya opposition leader confident of victory in 'fair election' Kenya opposition leader confident of victory in 'fair election'
- August 04, 2017

Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga said the ruling party can not win next week's national elections unless it rigs the result. Police found his body and took it to the mortuary on Saturday, officials said. Msando also had been hit by a blunt object and had deep cuts on his right arm indicating torture. IGP Boinnet said investigators were following "certain crucial leads" that could lead to the arrest and prosecution of Msando's killers. (more...)
NH is a drug-infested den NH is a drug-infested den
- August 04, 2017

This is a problem across the U.S". The Trump administration convened a White House task force this year to examine how the federal government should respond to the national crisis. A leading local drug prevention organization, at the time, said those comments were "uninformed and not reflective of the work that needs to be done in the Granite State to address the current health crisis". (more...)
AUDIO: Anthony Scaramucci's Phone Call to New Yorker's Ryan Lizza
- August 04, 2017

He followed up that explanation by tweeting he "sometimes use colorful language" and would refrain from doing so in the future now that he represents the White House. "You know I can't do that", Lizza said. "The Lizzas and Scaramuccis have been friends for over 50 years". He told the publication that he personally took tweets and comments by the media about the dinner as "an attack " because he knew it would "raise suspicion" about his relationship with the Fox News host. (more...)
Biker group escorts bullied sixth grader to school Biker group escorts bullied sixth grader to school
- August 04, 2017

They prayed with Phil before they all escorted him to school. But when he admitted to having suicidal thoughts, that's when Tammy Mick knew she needed some help. Students who are victims of bullying should be encouraged to show strength (not physical, but inner confidence), confide their problems in an adult (also because bullies rarely pick on kids who are not isolated), use assertive phrases when faced with a bully, and act with urgency instead of ignoring repeated bouts of harassment, ... (more...)
Karti moves HC against look out circular Karti moves HC against look out circular
- August 04, 2017

When the matter came up for hearing before Justice D Duraiswamy, he adjourned it to August 7 after Additional Solicitor General G Rajagopalan sought time to get instructions on whether such a circular had been issued. Karti who was raided by the CBI and ED had left for London in May and returned to India after a couple of days. According to several tweets posted by Karti, he is now in Sivaganga, which was once the stronghold of his father, a seven-time MP. (more...)
Three Kashmiri separatists sent to judicial custody Three Kashmiri separatists sent to judicial custody
- August 04, 2017

In its remand application, the ED submitted before the court that Shah is in continuous contact with anti-national elements/terrorists residing in Pakistan in the garb of the Kashmir issue. Geelani, by 10 more days. Among those who have been arrested by the central probe agency are, Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani's son-in-law Altaf Shah , Bitta Karate, suspended Hurriyat leader Nayeem Khan, Hurriyat spokesperson Ayaz Akbar , Pir Saifulla, Merazuddin Kalwal and moderate ... (more...)
NIA Grills 2 People For Supporting IS Activities On Social Media NIA Grills 2 People For Supporting IS Activities On Social Media
- August 04, 2017

They first searched the house of Abdul Rahman (27) of Kottai Pudur in Ukkadam for about five hours. The NIA officials also searched an internet browsing centre on Saramedu Street in Karumbukadai belonging to Abdullah. After the arrest of accused persons in this case in October, 2016, absconder Mangalassery, using the online identities Abu Ayisha or Sameer Ali, had been radicalising vulnerable youth on the ideology of ISIS, over the social media platforms and has exhorted them to indulge in ... (more...)
AG Sessions Adds More Sanctuary Cities to His List AG Sessions Adds More Sanctuary Cities to His List
- August 04, 2017

The program is aimed at providing federal training assistance to local law enforcement to combat violent crime. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened to keep federal crime-fighting resources from cities beset by violence. That's what 80 percent of the American people want them to do, and that will ultimately make all of us safer-especially law enforcement on our streets. (more...)
TN CM Palanisamy To Finally Speak Out Publicly Against Sasikala? TN CM Palanisamy To Finally Speak Out Publicly Against Sasikala?
- August 04, 2017

Sasidharan and G.R. Swaminathan also said: "We have perused the documents available on record". Queried about Maitreyan's comments against the government, Panneerselvam told reporters that it would be right if he had said that. Meanwhile, he added, a large number of party functionaries from several parts of the state met him frequently to extend their support. It was on April 17, the Delhi police filed FIR against Dinakaran, subsequently leading to his arrest, for paying a bribe to a ... (more...)
Spicer turns down 'Dancing with the Stars' Spicer turns down 'Dancing with the Stars'
- August 04, 2017

There's also something else stopping him: His two left feet. Besides all that, a source said he's just "not a good dancer". While he will not be lacing up his dancing shoes any time soon, the former Republican National Committee staffer can be expected to return in front of a camera soon. (more...)
US State Dept. Evaluating Most Appropriate Strategy to Counter Propaganda US State Dept. Evaluating Most Appropriate Strategy to Counter Propaganda
- August 04, 2017

Key intelligence agencies found Moscow used a widespread misinformation campaign to achieve its ends. Tillerson was asked to respond to criticism that the State Department has suffered from low morale and personnel issues since shortly after he was sworn in as secretary in February. (more...)
Duduzane Zuma, Gupta brothers face treason, racketeering charges Duduzane Zuma, Gupta brothers face treason, racketeering charges
- August 04, 2017

Indeed, not only have they submitted sworn affidavits to the contrary, but they say the media is in the hands of a "white monopoly capital", which is hell-bent on tarnishing their name, along with a few old white families who ensure their business is stymied at every turn. (more...)
Vallejo officers shoot, kill man with machete, police say Vallejo officers shoot, kill man with machete, police say
- August 04, 2017

A Vallejo officer, at about 5:05 p.m. Wednesday, tried to stop a vehicle that was linked to the July 26 El Cerrito robbery, the statement said. The person associated with that vehicle was reported to be armed and unsafe, according to police. (more...)
Brother backing for Silpa in YSRC for Nandyal poll Brother backing for Silpa in YSRC for Nandyal poll
- August 04, 2017

MLC Silpa Chakrapani resigned from TDP and joins YSRC party. He also said that people have understood the "conspiracy" planned by the Shilpa brothers. Chakrapani Reddy, a senior leader from Kurnool , was elected as MLC under local bodies' quota took oath in May on a TDP ticket. Chakrapani is expected to meet YSRCP chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy and be formally inducted into the party on Thursday. (more...)
Mayor Parojinog's brother on immigration lookout Mayor Parojinog's brother on immigration lookout
- August 04, 2017

A similar incident happened to Parojinog's father, Ozamiz Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr., who was killed in his home on Sunday. Nova was charged with illegal possession of firearms and ammunition and possession of unsafe drugs. The DOJ cited the plain view doctrine and indicted the siblings for drug possession even if the search warrant used for the raids was only for illegal firearms. (more...)
Salman to appear in Jodh court today Salman to appear in Jodh court today
- August 04, 2017

The next hearing has been scheduled for October 5. The district court had asked the actor to deposit Rs 20,000 bail bond. Earlier, Salman Khan's counsel Hastimal Saraswat told media that his client will deposit the amount today. On July 6, the court had exempted Salman Khan from appearing in person. However, the state government had gone to appeal at the District and Sessions Court and hence his presence is needed and can not be avoided. (more...)
Granite State Gov: 'The President Is Wrong' About New Hampshire Granite State Gov: 'The President Is Wrong' About New Hampshire
- August 04, 2017

President Donald Trump has no filter, he is unhinged and one can not predict what absurdities are going to come out of his mouth. Chris Sununu on Thursday took exception with President Donald Trump's characterization of his state as a "drug-infested den", saying he was "disappointed". (more...)
Heat, wildfires make Portland's air quality among worst in nation Heat, wildfires make Portland's air quality among worst in nation
- August 04, 2017

But you don't need to be in space to see just how much the smoke from those interior wildfires has affected air quality and visibility in the Fraser Valley, Lower Mainland and Metro Vancouver - just look out the window. They also advise people to change air filters in your home or get a portable HEPA filter. "That's not good", Greg Svelund, a spokesman with Oregon's Department of Environmental Quality, said of Portland's air quality. (more...)
Suspect crashes after patrol vehicle stolen in Gwinnett County Suspect crashes after patrol vehicle stolen in Gwinnett County
- August 04, 2017

The incidents happened in Duluth, Norcross and Tucker. Dozens of police officers are on the scene of a auto chase that ended in a crash. The officer that stopped the pursuit performed a PIT maneuver to end the chase, and the officer was not injured. (more...)
Tribunal panameño ordena formal arresto de Roberto Borge Tribunal panameño ordena formal arresto de Roberto Borge
- August 04, 2017

Ciudad de Panamá (Panamá),- Un ex gobernador mexicano del Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI) del Presidente Enrique Peña Nieto permanecerá encarcelado en Panamá hasta que sea extraditado a su país de origen donde se le solicita por cargos de corrupción , dijo el miércoles un juez panameño. (more...)
Finalement Tigo échoit à… Yérim Sow et Cie — Revirement Finalement Tigo échoit à… Yérim Sow et Cie — Revirement
- August 04, 2017

NJJ, qui est constituée en France, est la holding privée de Xavier Niel. La nouvelle transaction, annoncée ce jour, reste soumise à l'approbation des autorités concurrentielles. Selon des sources concordantes, Millicom met fin aux négociations avec la Société de transfert d'argent qui ne parvient pas à payer le financement qui lui a été assigné par son revendeur. (more...)
Senate panel approves bill to cut off USA aid to Palestinians Senate panel approves bill to cut off USA aid to Palestinians
- August 04, 2017

The Republican-led committee voted 16-5 Thursday in favor of the bill, which is sponsored by Sens. " This bill shines a light on the very real problem of 'Pay to Slay , '" noted Senator Lindsey Graham , who introduced the legislation before lawmakers in February. (more...)
NTSB Probes Gas Explosion at Minneapolis School That Killed Two NTSB Probes Gas Explosion at Minneapolis School That Killed Two
- August 04, 2017

The company was issued a permit in June for "gas piping and hooking up meter" at the school, according to city records. The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said on Twitter that its agents, fire investigators and trained canines were at the site of the explosion. (more...)
US Launches Unarmed ICBM From Calif. Air Force Base US Launches Unarmed ICBM From Calif. Air Force Base
- August 04, 2017

This remark reflects the fact that China has remained passive about imposing strict sanctions on the North, even though the US president urged Beijing to achieve results in tackling the North Korean problem within three months in a US-China summit meeting in April. (more...)
Rwandans overseas begin voting in presidential election Rwandans overseas begin voting in presidential election
- August 04, 2017

Rwanda's 6.9 million registered voters can vote in the country on Friday. Though Kagame has popular support in the country, many have expressed discontent with what is widely considered a hamper on democracy on his part. It promised, much like Kagame, to improve access to electricity, education and health services for Rwanda's rural majority. On Wednesday, Habineza pledged to retry political prisoners if he's elected. (more...)
Sudan, Egypt reiterate commitment to enhancing cooperation Sudan, Egypt reiterate commitment to enhancing cooperation
- August 04, 2017

This is the third round of bilateral talks in the past five months, when tensions developed between the two countries. The two ministers also stressed the importance of security and military cooperation as the two countries are strategic to each other. (more...)
'Rhythm City' cast distraught, shocked by Masilela's death 'Rhythm City' cast distraught, shocked by Masilela's death
- August 04, 2017

The family of late Rhythm City actor confirmed that the actor's aunt died shortly after hearing about his death on Thursday. With social media abuzz with fans and colleagues posting their fondest memories of Masilela, the cast of Rhythm City is shattered. (more...)
Statue of Liberty caught in White House immigration row — BBCI
- August 04, 2017

As politically correct as this may be, it demeans the immigrant population as incompetent, and makes a mockery of the American ideal of personal accomplishment. The bill seeks to cut legal immigration to the United States by half and would also favor immigrants with advanced education or skills and those who speak English . (more...)
U.S. tests ICBM amid latest North Korea provocation U.S. tests ICBM amid latest North Korea provocation
- August 04, 2017

The US Air Force successfully launches an intercontinental ballistic missile . North Korea has alarmed the global community by the pace and progress of its missile development program, and in July leader Kim Jong-Un conducted two tests of an ICBM - the first time he had demonstrated ICBM capability. (more...)