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Labour MP quits equalities committee after posting offensive comments on music forum Labour MP quits equalities committee after posting offensive comments on music forum
- October 24, 2017

Pink News, a news site for the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community in the United Kingdom and worldwide, this afternoon described the Sheffield Hallam MP as an "extreme homophobe" for comments he is believed to have made on a fansite for the singer, Morrissey. (more...)
Airbnb's China head exits, a week after co-founder named unit's chair Airbnb's China head exits, a week after co-founder named unit's chair
- October 24, 2017

In an email sent to colleagues, Ge didn't elaborate on his reasons for leaving but reflected extensively on Airbnb's breakneck pace of expansion in past months . Last year Uber left China and ceded victory to local rival Didi Chuxing. Meanwhile, on October 19 the company announced that Nathan Blecharczyk, Airbnb's co-founder and chief strategy officer, was becoming chairman of Airbnb China. (more...)
Armed suspect arrested mid-robbery Armed suspect arrested mid-robbery
- October 24, 2017

When officers arrived, they spotted a man with a knife inside the store. However, they didn't see any employees at the 24-hour gas station. 'Have you already called the cops? "In a monotone voice he tells me 'There's a robbery, we're being robbed'". (more...)
OxFORD Asset Management LLP Takes Position in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL)
- October 24, 2017

Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading -12.41% away from it's 52- week high and 32.23% away from its 52 week low. About 208,064 shares traded. (NASDAQ:DXCM) has risen 9.41% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. Katz Marc sold $967,996 worth of stock or 10,000 shares. The institutional investor owned 124,988 shares of the company's stock after selling 16,437 shares during the quarter. (more...)
Appointment Of MAS New CEO Should Be Welcomed - Najib Appointment Of MAS New CEO Should Be Welcomed - Najib
- October 24, 2017

Bellew is joining Dublin-based Ryanair on Dec 1 and he submitted his resignation to MAS chairman Tan Sri Md Nor Yusof on Oct 8. Malaysia Airlines said in a statement that Izham's appointment was in line with the carrier's recovery plan, which provides for the development of Malaysian talent. (more...)
United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Position Boosted by Camden National Bank
- October 24, 2017

Cl B (UPS)'s stock declined 3.26%. Boston Rech Management Incorporated holds 1.71% or 28,666 shares in its portfolio. The firm has a market cap of $104.02 billion, a P/E ratio of 29.54 and a beta of 0.90. Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al holds 0.17% or 121,600 shares. Renaissance Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.02% invested in Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (more...)
Macron's dog Nemo pees during televised meeting Macron's dog Nemo pees during televised meeting
- October 24, 2017

Alongside Emmanuel Macron during the official visit of the president of Niger Mahamadou Issoufou, walking in the middle of the ministers during a government seminar, just missing dropping Brigitte Macron during an official photo, Nemo breathes life and seems to have a power without common measure. (more...)
US, Syria out in the cold after Nicaragua signs Paris Climate Deal US, Syria out in the cold after Nicaragua signs Paris Climate Deal
- October 24, 2017

The Paris accord, signed by 195 countries almost two years ago, seeks to limit climate change by curbing global emissions of carbon dioxide and other gases that scientists believe drive global warming. This means the United States, the second biggest polluter after China, will not formally have left the deal until 2020. After his announcement, a dozen states and hundreds of cities announced they would uphold the tenants of the climate deal. (more...)
Bangkok to host Malaysia-North Korea Asian Cup qualifier ties Bangkok to host Malaysia-North Korea Asian Cup qualifier ties
- October 24, 2017

The Asian Football Confederation said the two matches will take place in Thailand on November 10 and 13, though it said the exact venue and kick-off times have yet to be confirmed. In doing so, the Football Association of Thailand has helped the AFC in keeping the "sporting integrity" of the cup's qualifying rounds, said Windsor John, AFC's general secretary in a statement. (more...)
Armed police sent to Blantyre crossbow siege Armed police sent to Blantyre crossbow siege
- October 24, 2017

A police helicopter was also called shortly after 11am on Tuesday. Video footage from the scene shows that the house at the centre of the incident burst into flames following the stand-off, with explosions heard. 'It is understood a woman is inside. The surrounding streets have been cordoned off by the police. Local media reported that pupils at nearby schools were kept inside during the incident, but that the schools were not involved. (more...)
Analysts' Recommendations in Limelight: Wpx Energy Inc (WPX)
- October 24, 2017

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Monday, September 18 by PiperJaffray. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 14 by Evercore. Parallax Volatility Advisers Ltd Partnership invested in 193,312 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.44 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.10, from 1.05 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Maine Lawmakers to Take up Cannabis Fight in Special Session Maine Lawmakers to Take up Cannabis Fight in Special Session
- October 24, 2017

Lawmakers have returned to Augusta for a special session. It passed in both chambers on Monday and went to the Republican governor's desk, but it fell short of the two-thirds threshold in the Maine House of Representatives needed to override an expected veto that Republicans hinted at Monday, leaving the system in limbo. (more...)
Mbalula to Reveal SA's Crime Stats Mbalula to Reveal SA's Crime Stats
- October 24, 2017

Stock theft increased by 20.7 per cent". Time for change "We need to stop inertia and innovate", said the police minister who has called for change in dealing with crime from "speedily dealing with dockets", to opposing bail applications on rape and serious offence crimes, to looking at the prison system and stopping the "repeat offender phenomenon". (more...)
Man charged with terrorism after setting off bomb Man charged with terrorism after setting off bomb
- October 24, 2017

Firefighters and police were called to the scene near Merchants Square at about 5 p.m. for what they thought was a vehicle fire. Instead, police found evidence of an improvised explosive device that had been detonated inside the lot, Riley said. (more...)
Oklahoma City to rename schools named after Confederate generals
- October 24, 2017

Lee and Stonewall Jackson. "Let's get this behind us, and move down the road, and focus on kids and pick a name that better exemplifies our community". "We're descendants of Confederate soldiers and that's who we are, and this is not going to change that". "It might make you scared of things right now because I already know a lot of people are scared of society and stuff today, so why be scared of the one place you should be able to be safe, the one place you should be able to learn?" said ... (more...)
Will be on World Series roster Will be on World Series roster
- October 24, 2017

Jansen's belief has been proven throughout a season that's already one of the most remarkable in Dodgers history. The Dodgers of 2017 didn't need much in the way of the dramatic to get in this World Series, though Turner provided some in Game 2 with a walk off home run. (more...)
Veere Di Wedding teaser poster: Kareena, Sonam and gang are shaadi ready! Veere Di Wedding teaser poster: Kareena, Sonam and gang are shaadi ready!
- October 24, 2017

We wonder what's the scene between Sonam Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor here! Makers of the much awaited all-women ensemble film, Veere Di Wedding , shared the first official look of the movie on Tuesday afternoon and we can't wait to see more of the film. (more...)
Trump rips Corker: 'Couldn't get elected dog catcher' Trump rips Corker: 'Couldn't get elected dog catcher'
- October 24, 2017

In a second tweet, Trump wrote, "Corker dropped out of the race in Tennessee when I refused to endorse him, and now is only negative on anything Trump". "This has always been a great and popular middle class tax break that works, and it stays!" Corker also said that Trump's attendance later Tuesday for a lunch with Senate Republicans is just a "photo op" that's "not really about substance". (more...)
Oakland County cities under boil-water alert Oakland County cities under boil-water alert
- October 24, 2017

Boiling water before using it will kill bacteria and other organisms that may be in it. People are advised to boil tap water or use bottled water for drinking, brushing teeth, washing fruits and vegetables, preparing food or making ice. "We understand that it is an inconvenience but appreciate your patience and understanding while we get the main repaired". Two hospitals are canceling elective surgeries and procedures due to water emergency following a water main break in suburban Detroit. (more...)
Chris Heaton-Harris MP accused of McCarthyite behaviour over Brexit university list Chris Heaton-Harris MP accused of McCarthyite behaviour over Brexit university list
- October 24, 2017

Academics have accused Heaton-Harris of "McCarthyite" behaviour, referencing the American politician Joseph McCarthy who led a campaign of political repression against suspected communist sympathisers in the United States in the 1950s. Several academics took to Twitter Tuesday to denounce the letter. He said: "Here is the first step to the thought police, the political censor and Newspeak, naturally justified as "the will of the British people", another phrase to be found on Mr ... (more...)
Former Ireland lock Donncha O'Callaghan to retire at end of season Former Ireland lock Donncha O'Callaghan to retire at end of season
- October 24, 2017

It's been great. I have had a great time. He told the Irish Examiner that he has four small kids and wants to finish the game fit, healthy and well. "I would love to keep going as well but it's just a massive family sacrifice at the moment". I am unbelievably appreciative of Jenny helping me do what I love. (more...)
Pence honors memory of Marines killed in 1983 Beirut bombing Pence honors memory of Marines killed in 1983 Beirut bombing
- October 24, 2017

Pence and White House national security advisor H.R. McMaster paid tribute to the service members during a Washington ceremony to mark the anniversary of the deadly truck bombing. For his part, Pence said that the "brutal act that brings us here today was planned and perpetrated by the terrorists of "Hezbollah". Pence said that Iran's theocratic rulers aided and abetted the Beirut bombers 34 years ago, adding that the Iranian regime continues to funnel funds and weapons to its terrorist ... (more...)
Russia Considers Philippines Promising Regional Partner - Defense Minister Russia Considers Philippines Promising Regional Partner - Defense Minister
- October 24, 2017

The threat from Pyongyang's program was a major topic at a two-day meeting of Southeast Asian defense chiefs and their partners hosted by the Philippines. The initiative has been supported by Russian Federation but rejected by the United States. This meeting was held in the framework of the General meeting of the defense Ministers of ASEAN (Association of South-East Asia). (more...)
Fire Breaks Out At Aishwarya Rai's Apartment In Bandra! Read Details
- October 24, 2017

Aishwarya stays in Juhu with her husband now and the actress's mother Brinda Rai stays in the building on 12th floor. Aishwarya used to live in the building before her marriage with Abhishek Bachchan . "Fire was brought in Control and not allowed to spread", said Chief Fire Officer P S Rahangdale. The first call regarding the fire was made at 12:50 pm as per the disaster management department of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). (more...)
'One-off' £1.5 million supercar crashes into barrier 'One-off' £1.5 million supercar crashes into barrier
- October 24, 2017

Significant damage was caused to both the front and the back of the vehicle. 'Thankfully the driver of the Pagani was uninjured. However, Saywell later resprayed the auto to its current blue colour. Among the owners are triple F1 champion Lewis Hamilton, who drives a one-off version of the supercar called the 760 LH, featuring metallic purple paintwork and black wheels. (more...)
Sorry, That Viral Pic Of India From Space Wasn't Taken On Diwali
- October 24, 2017

Following this, a lot of news websites, including us, reported this picture as being of India from space on Diwali, just like the previously-viral India from space photo, "released by NASA", and the recent sky lantern image from the Golden Temple . (more...)
Rwandan court denies Kagame critic bail after a month in detention Rwandan court denies Kagame critic bail after a month in detention
- October 24, 2017

Ms Diane Rwigara, a 35-year-old accountant and vocal critic of President Paul Kagame, is charged with inciting insurrection and forging signatures during her presidential bid. Adeline Rwigara told the court that they had been tortured and deprived of food. Court also said that there is strong evidence that Diane used forged documentation during the submission of her candidacy for the presidency in the August polls. (more...)
Former Student Charged In Connection With Racist Graffiti At EMU Former Student Charged In Connection With Racist Graffiti At EMU
- October 24, 2017

Curlin, 29, is serving a prison term of 18 months to five years on a conviction for receiving stolen property in December 2015, according to a state corrections database. "I joined with many of our community in my own personal anger over these incidents", said President James Smith in the news release. EMU's Department of Public Safety spent over 1,000 hours investigating the graffiti incidents over the course of a year ago along with the help from Federal Bureau of Investigation and the ... (more...)
Huge march in Berlin Huge march in Berlin "against hatred and racism"
- October 24, 2017

German parliamentarians came together in Berlin on Tuesday for the first sitting of the new Bundestag, with a first clash likely between mainstream parties and the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD ) party over its nomination for parliamentary vice president. (more...)
ECP rejects Imran Khan's request to disqualify Ayesha Gulalai ECP rejects Imran Khan's request to disqualify Ayesha Gulalai
- October 24, 2017

She further stated that due to Imran Khan's policy of anarchy, the country could not progress. The issure erupted after Ayesha Gulalai revealed that the honour of PTI female members is not safe from PTI chairman Imran Khan and his gang. "I had said on the first day that I will accept ECP's decision", she said as she thanked the judges for deciding in her favour adding that she would not have threatened ECP if the decision had been against her. (more...)

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