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Latest Wildfires Prompt Resignation of Portugal's Interior Minister
- October 18, 2017

She wrote that out of loyalty she stayed in the role until a replacement could be found. And Sunday and Monday, se are more than 40 people who died in fires in norrn half of Portugal. "The whole city looked like a ball of fire, surrounded by flames on all sides". Tuesday night, the president of the Republic, the conservative Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa had asked the government to " take all the consequences of this tragedy". (more...)
Explicit Snapchat video got married teacher busted for sex with student Explicit Snapchat video got married teacher busted for sex with student
- October 18, 2017

Samantha Lee Ciotta , 32, a high school English teacher at Beaumont High School in Calif. was allegedly caught on a student's Snapchat video engaging in inappropriate behavior with two teenagers. The note was likely written to her husband in an attempt to explain her relationship with the minor, police said. At the time the English teacher had been charged with unlawful sex and oral copulation with a minor, and released from custody the next day after posting $150,000 bail. (more...)
Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India, chides China Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India, chides China
- October 18, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is condemning reported atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, and he says those responsible - perhaps the country's military - will be held accountable. The US welcomes the growing power and influence of Indian people in this region and throughout the world, he added. In July, Tillerson said, he signed the designation of Hizbul Mujhaideen as a Foreign Terrorist Organisation because the USA and India stand shoulder-to-shoulder against ... (more...)
Kevin Smith Is Giving His Harvey Weinstein Movie Residuals To Women's Charity Kevin Smith Is Giving His Harvey Weinstein Movie Residuals To Women's Charity
- October 18, 2017

That's why I came, that's why I made 'Clerks .' And no fucking movie is worth all this. Now the Jay and Silent Bob creator wants to go a step further by donating future residuals from movies backed by the Weinsteins and Miramax to Women in Films , a nonprofit organization that supports women filmmakers. (more...)
Divorce rate rises - for all types of marriage Divorce rate rises - for all types of marriage
- October 18, 2017

The rate has increased from 8.5 to 8.9 per thousand married people, bucking a downward trend that has been in place since 2009, according to official figures released today. "In 2016, there were 112 divorces among same-sex couples, with female couples accounting for 78% of these". The divorce rate was highest for men aged 45 to 49 and women aged 30 to 39, with the over-50s age group experiencing the highest increase for both men and women. (more...)
Crude OIl Drops In Asia After IEA Report
- October 18, 2017

After months of range-bound trading during which OPEC-led supply cuts supported crude prices but rising US output capped markets, prices have moved up significantly this month just as demand looks stronger than at any point in recent months, especially in China. (more...)
Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Judiciary Committee Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Judiciary Committee
- October 18, 2017

Sessions will testify to the Judiciary Committee Wednesday for the first time since his January confirmation. Sessions continued: "I can not waive that privilege myself or otherwise compromise his ability to assert it". That did not stop Feinstein from asking Sessions to go through the reasoning and timeline in the decision to oust Comey. At a different committee hearing in June, Sessions refused to discuss his talks with Trump, pointing to longstanding Justice tradition. (more...)
Governor announces Governor announces "Keeping the Promise" plan to save pension systems
- October 18, 2017

He spoke to reporters following a ceremonial bill signing on charter schools Tuesday. Earlier in the day, Bevin told reporters the proposal is more than 400 pages long, but said "it's going to be easy for people to understand". The Governor also explained that the plan should improve the Commonwealth's rating with credit agencies, which he noted is very important to the state's business community. (more...)
TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (TJX) Holdings Reduced by Williams Jones & Associates LLC
- October 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 98.39% the S&P500. After $1.29 actual earnings per share reported by Deluxe Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.10% negative EPS growth. Its down 0.06, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. Several research firms recently weighed in on TJX . Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TJX . (more...)
American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Shares Sold by Sentry Investment Management LLC
- October 18, 2017

American Tower Corporation (REIT)'s quarterly revenue was up 15.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. Alexandria Capital LLC grew its position in shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT) by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, August 10. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $148.58. (more...)
Tight security blanket in Ayodhya for grand Diwali Tight security blanket in Ayodhya for grand Diwali
- October 18, 2017

Yesterday, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said that his government is organising a special event on Diwali in Ayodhya and it will be a world-class event. Speaking at the event, the CM said the aim of the programme was to show the world the grand Diwali celebration of Ayodha. Adityanath went a step ahead and equated Ram Rajya with development - bijli, sadak, paani. (more...)
Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) Now Covered by Analysts at Instinet
- October 18, 2017

It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $88.98 per share. The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 3.76% and Monthly Volatility of 3.56%. The hedge fund run by Doug Silverman held 2.50M shares of the hotels and resorts company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $30.00 million, down from 6.22M at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
AMBER Alert Cancelled For Missing Auburn Toddler AMBER Alert Cancelled For Missing Auburn Toddler
- October 18, 2017

The Auburn Police Department issued the alert around 7:30 a.m. after a boy was reported missing and believed to be in extreme danger. Kevin "Chub" Wayne Craig is 2 years old, 3 feet tall, weighs 35 pounds and has brown hair and blue eyes. (more...)
Indian Navy dispatches aircraft to rescue missing sailors in Philippines Indian Navy dispatches aircraft to rescue missing sailors in Philippines
- October 18, 2017

Numerous crew are from Tamil Nadu. "Indian Embassy in Japan has informed me that a helicopter and 2 patrol vessels of Japan Coast Guard are engaged in search/rescue operations", Swaraj posted. Officials from our Guangzhou Consulate visited the injured Indian crew of " Emerald Star " in a Xiamen hospital. Search for missing 10 crew members still ongoing using aircraft and vessels. (more...)
Harford Sheriff: Multiple Injuries In Edgewood Shooting At Emmorton Business Park Harford Sheriff: Multiple Injuries In Edgewood Shooting At Emmorton Business Park
- October 18, 2017

Emmorton Business Park is just south of the I-95 interchange with Route 24. "Multiple injuries reported", the sheriff's office posted to Twitter. He said a client of his company, who has a CB radio warned him and his coworkers to take cover after reports of an active shooter. (more...)
Forecast: More sunshine and warm conditions on tap Forecast: More sunshine and warm conditions on tap
- October 18, 2017

Southeast winds up to 10 miles per hour. Overnight lows are forecast to be in the mid-40s to mid-50s. A warm front crosses the region early Thursday with a cold front moving through Thursday evening producing increased cloudiness and a chance for a few showers. (more...)
Ahead of Himachal polls Anil Sharma set to join BJP Ahead of Himachal polls Anil Sharma set to join BJP
- October 18, 2017

The state unit of the CPI (M) had on October 9 released a list of 14 candidates for the elections. BJP has not yet mentioned a dedicated name for the chief minister's post, but sources said that Dhumal could be the top choice. On the other hand, the Congress is relying on veteran party leader and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh to stop the BJP from coming in power in the hilly state. (more...)
Turkey extends state of emergency for 5th time
- October 18, 2017

Previous tensions had other reasons such as the Syrian issue, failed coup in Turkey and US court cases against Turkish officials. Turkey will not submit to "impositions" from the United States over an on-going visa crisis and will reject any conditions it can not meet, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday. (more...)
MSP to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day MSP to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
- October 18, 2017

The group will not be able to accept liquids, needles or sharps of any kind. Township police began participating in drug take-backs in 2009, and it's had a drug drop-off box in its lobby since 2011. In addition, the National Survey on Drug Use and Health states that 7 out of 10 people over age 12 who misuse prescription medications get them from friends or family members. (more...)
Wind warning issued for southern and central Saskatchewan Wind warning issued for southern and central Saskatchewan
- October 18, 2017

Saskatchewan's southern half could see wind gusts around 100 kilometres per hour Tuesday. The system moving in from Alberta is expected to hit central Saskatchewan beginning Tuesday afternoon. "We're seeing reports of roofs, shingles coming off, debris landing on the road, trees coming down, landing on power lines, that can start fires, so all those types of wind related calls, we are now attending", said Carol Henke from the Calgary Fire Department. (more...)
Trump says administration to make opioid announcement next week
- October 18, 2017

Interviewed by Fox News Radio's Brian Kilmeade, Trump said Marino "felt compelled" to step down from the job. He told his Cabinet members at a meeting at the White House yesterday that the prices of prescription drugs in the U.S. Among other campaign contributions, including the NRA, Rep. Marino has accepted $100,000 from various political action committees representing the drug industry. (more...)
Canada: NAFTA's Proposed Changes 'Troubling' Canada: NAFTA's Proposed Changes 'Troubling'
- October 18, 2017

Canada maintains it does not have a trade surplus with the USA, a point Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland routinely uses to illustrate her point that it's not a good way to measure the success or failure of NAFTA. Canada's government dismissed the USA dairy proposal, while the Dairy Farmers of Canada called it "outrageous". "So while we are working hard to pass pro-growth tax reform, which will allow American families to keep more of what they earn and improve their standard of ... (more...)
Iran's Chief Of Staff Warns Israel About 'Aggression' Against Syria
- October 18, 2017

Russian Federation is one of Syrian President Bashar Assad's strongest backers and Jerusalem has butted heads with Moscow over fears that Iran will use chaos in Syria to gain a foothold on Israel's doorstep. The Iranian official's visit to Syria came just days after Israel fired multiple rockets on a Syrian military base in the countryside of Damascus. "We drew up the broad lines for this cooperation", Syrian state media cited the Iranian military chief of staff as saying. (more...)
A look at the life and music of Gord Downie A look at the life and music of Gord Downie
- October 18, 2017

The family of Gord Downie has confirmed the Tragically Hip singer died last night at the age of 53. The news was confirmed by a statement put out by the band on their website . Born in Amherstview, Ontario, Downie said he "always had a keen ear for music" and while all the other kids were spending their allowance on baseball trading cards, he was buying records "from the fathers of rock "n" roll". (more...)
Football player cut from Albright passes on reinstatement Football player cut from Albright passes on reinstatement
- October 18, 2017

Albright College has reversed its decision to kick a football player off the team after he knelt for the national anthem. Monday, Albright said the three players would have the chance to rejoin the team. All three were cut from the team. While he will not play for the school, Durante says he will continue to cheer for the team. College officials also want to look closely at the politics, she said. (more...)
Trump Sends Mixed Messages on Bannon's GOP Purge Plan Trump Sends Mixed Messages on Bannon's GOP Purge Plan
- October 18, 2017

Just so you understand, the Republican Party is very, very unified. "My goal as the leader of the Republican Party in the Senate is to keep us in the majority". "I'll be honest. They are not getting the job done". The president singled out Sen. "We've had health care approved and then you had a surprise vote by [Sen.] John McCain [R., Ariz.]". (more...)
Citigroup Inc. Boosts WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX) Price Target to $13.00
- October 18, 2017

BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $17.00 target price on shares of WPX Energy in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. (NYSE:WPX) stock. At the moment, WPX Energy, Inc. The 20-day RSI for WPX is 52.05%, which suggests that the stock is not particularly expensive or cheap, and not predisposed to a reactive price movement based on this measure. (more...)
4 civilians injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Poonch 4 civilians injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Poonch
- October 18, 2017

The injured included three labourers and a woman in the Mankote area, a police officer said. "All the injured persons were shifted to hospital for treatment". In this fresh ceasefire violation, some cattle were killed besides damage to two private vehicles and an electric transformer on the Indian side, added the police official. (more...)
Sri Lanka bat first Sri Lanka bat first
- October 18, 2017

Sri Lanka Cricket Monday confirmed their team would tour Lahore in a "fly in, fly out" arrangement for just one day-eight years after their team bus was attacked by gunmen in the same city. Meanwhile for Sri Lanka , batting failures have been an issue they have failed to address. Pakistan vs Sri Lanka will be shown live on Sony Max HD. (more...)
#MeToo Campaign Prompts Thousands to Share Sexual Harassment Stories #MeToo Campaign Prompts Thousands to Share Sexual Harassment Stories
- October 18, 2017

Days after a the #MeToo tweet was posted , thousands of men and women continue to speak out against sexual assault and sexual harassment . "I wanted to take the focus off the predator and put it back on the victim", she says. Media outlets were quick to praise Milano, when they really should have commended Tarana Burke , founder of the Me Too movement which began around 10 years ago, according to CNN . (more...)

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