Worldwide


Saudi King: Historic Opportunity for Effective Partnership with Iraq Saudi King: Historic Opportunity for Effective Partnership with Iraq
- October 25, 2017

Rex Tillerson, the USA secretary of state, has told the Iranian-backed militias fighting in Iraq to "go home". He also thanked the Secretary of State for attending the meeting which, he said, "reflects the attention being paid by President Donald Trump and the American Administration to the common interests between the United States of America, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the sisterly Republic of Iraq". (more...)
U.S. initiates actions against Myanmar over Rohingya U.S. initiates actions against Myanmar over Rohingya
- October 25, 2017

The U.S.is withdrawing military assistance from Burma and dropping travel waivers to the U.S. for Burmese military officials because of the Rohingya crisis. US officials are preparing a recommendation for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that would define the military-led campaign against the Rohingya as ethnic cleansing, which could spur new sanctions, the USA government sources said. (more...)
Maharashtra governor removes Mumbai University vice-chancellor Maharashtra governor removes Mumbai University vice-chancellor
- October 25, 2017

Mumbai University Vice Chancellor, Sanjay Deshmukh, was on Tuesday evening sacked for the long delay in declaring the results of over four lakh students. Earlier, on August 10, the governor had sent Mr Deshmukh on "leave". In his place, the Governor had entrusted Vice Chancellor Devanand Shinde of Kolhapur's Shivaji University with the additional charge of University of Mumbai . (more...)
Wanzek Construction to build Xcel wind farm in North Dakota
- October 25, 2017

So we're talking about close to 50 percent capacity factors out of these wind turbines than if you back them up with natural gas, so it really provides a really economical means of producing energy". Mortenson, one of the largest US wind energy contractors, won bids for the Blazing Star 1 and Blazing Star 2 wind farms in Lincoln County in southwestern Minnesota. (more...)
Three charged in connection with shooting of 4-year-old
- October 25, 2017

Roach's son had been in a dispute with some other juvenile boys that carried on from the school yard to the local playgrounds, according to Lopinto. One recent shooting involved a 4-year-old girl who was wounded when gunfire broke out in a Terrytown neighborhood. (more...)
Senior Republican feuds with Trump, saying he's 'debasing our nation' Senior Republican feuds with Trump, saying he's 'debasing our nation'
- October 25, 2017

Trump also reiterated claims that Corker decided not to seek re-election because the president refused to endorse him, a claim that Corker has denied in the past. "It's not helpful for our reputation in the world, and especially as Bob Corker is the head of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, those are some big issues coming in front of him". (more...)
Storms wreak damage in the Carolinas Storms wreak damage in the Carolinas
- October 25, 2017

At least 98,000 homes and businesses lost power. A significant amount of damage is scattered throughout the city, while the worst hit is concentrated in Northwest Hickory, reaching from the Hickory Regional Airport to many neighborhoods in the Northwest quadrant. (more...)
$0.41 EPS Expected for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) This Quarter $0.41 EPS Expected for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) This Quarter
- October 25, 2017

Its beta value stands at 0.21. Five analysts have issued estimates for Windstream Holdings' earnings. The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $-0.69, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $-0.06. Return on Investment measures the amount of return on an investment relative to the investment's cost. ROI is a performance measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments. (more...)
Jamie Harron arrives back home after being released from jail in Dubai Jamie Harron arrives back home after being released from jail in Dubai
- October 25, 2017

Jamie Harron, 27, from Stirling, flew back into the United Kingdom on Tuesday night following a months-long ordeal which began when he was arrested for public indecency back in July. Mr Harron, from Stirling, was asked what he would do first when he got home. "I didn't see light at the end of the tunnel to be honest". 'I still couldn't believe it had actually happened and what it was that was going on. (more...)
South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper hurt in crash South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper hurt in crash
- October 25, 2017

Tuesday. Rebman is survived by his wife and children. Trooper Daniel K. Rebman was sitting in his patrol vehicle on Interstate 385 around 12:20 a.m. Deputies are investigating the wreck since it involved a trooper. There were no other injured parties as a result of the collision. The crash shut down lanes on I-385 southbound for over three hours, and was reopened around 6 a.m., according to Bolt and the SCHP. (more...)
Arizona leaders react to Sen. Flake's decision to not seek re-election Arizona leaders react to Sen. Flake's decision to not seek re-election
- October 25, 2017

Mr Trump has previously attacked Senator Flake as "weak" and "ineffective" and has derided Senator Corker's height while labelling him "incompetent". "We must never regard as "normal" the regular and casual undermining of our democratic norms and ideals," said Flake on Tuesday, shortly after President Donald Trump met with the Republican senators on Capitol Hill. (more...)
'Utterly untruthful' Trump in Twitter war with Republican senator Bob Corker 'Utterly untruthful' Trump in Twitter war with Republican senator Bob Corker
- October 25, 2017

It was a stunning rebuke of a sitting president from prominent members of his own party - and added to a chorus of criticism of Trump that has been growing louder and more public. Over the summer, Trump pilloried Senate Republicans - as a group and some by name - after they failed to generate sufficient votes to repeal and replace the 2010 Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, one of his top presidential campaign promises. (more...)
She was searching his tablet She was searching his tablet
- October 25, 2017

He faces a count of aggravated sexual assault, and possession of child pornography. San Antonio police said the woman was checking Gonzalez's tablet Sunday to see what games her children had been playing, KENS-TV reports . He was being held Tuesday at the Bexar County jail, with bail set at $150,000. The names of the mother and child, as well as their relationship to Gonzalez, have not been released due to the type of crime, the Miami Herald reported. (more...)
OSP seize 200 pounds of marijuana from rental auto
- October 25, 2017

The roadside search revealed 201 pounds of packed marijuana believed to on the way to Minnesota. Pandy Hout (left), Lor Meng (right), arrested for charges related to import/export of over 16 pounds of marijuana. Hout and Meng were arrested for importing/exporting marijuana (over sixteen pounds across state lines), possession of marijuana (person over 21 years of age and over 8 pounds in public place), and unlawful delivery of marijuana (over sixteen pounds with intent to distribute). (more...)
Sixth grade teacher killed in Strongsville Sixth grade teacher killed in Strongsville
- October 25, 2017

Authorities rushed her to the Southwest General Hospital, where medical professionals pronounced her dead. "We've asked people to watch our fricking area we've had people attempt to break in just this week I don't know what's going on in this city but s**t isn't getting done here", said Bruce. (more...)
Here's How Much Money Former Presidents Raised for Hurricane Victims Here's How Much Money Former Presidents Raised for Hurricane Victims
- October 25, 2017

All five living former US presidents attended a relief concert at Texas A&M University to help raise money for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. One America Appeal mirrors similar past efforts by presidents to team up and raise money after natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina and the Haiti quake. (more...)
(NASDAQ:BTUUQ) Earns "Buy" Rating from FBR & Co
- October 25, 2017

Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on BTU . They now have a Dollars 36 price target on the stock. Peabody Energy Corporation presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $35.14. Verition Fund Management LLC bought a new position in Peabody Energy Corporation in the second quarter valued at about $611,000. Shares of Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) traded up 1.29% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $29.81. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Position Lessened by Advisors Asset Management Inc
- October 25, 2017

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH ) plunged -0.23% with the closing price of $207.01. Over the past five trading sessions shares of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) are 7.15%; 7.24% for the month; 8.72% for the last quarter; 18.94% for the past six-months; and 42.4% for the last 12 months. (more...)
Hamilton home collapses after reports of explosion, man trapped inside Hamilton home collapses after reports of explosion, man trapped inside
- October 25, 2017

The public has been asked to stay away from the area. Fire officials say there is one man inside during the collapse, who they were able to pull from the wreckage. Police said that gas was shut off between Sherman and Birch avenues and Princess to Cannon streets. Several nearby homes were evacuated, but the Red Cross said the residents returned after a couple of hours. (more...)
California Public Employees Retirement System Boosts Holdings in Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC)
- October 25, 2017

RBC Capital Markets maintained American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) rating on Tuesday, February 16. 04/30/2015 - Pilgrim's Pride Corporation had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Zacks. On Tuesday, October 3 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". The original version of this article can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/24/verition-fund-management-llc-buys-new-holdings-in-pilgrims-pride-corporation-ppc.html. (more...)
Stock Brushing a Recent High: Credit Suisse Group AG (NYSE:CS)
- October 25, 2017

Credit Suisse Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services worldwide. CS's mean recommendation on Reuter's scale presents no change from 1 thirty days ago to 1 now, which indicates a buy consensus from the analyst community. (more...)
Gold Star father Khizr Khan slams John Kelly's defense of President Trump Gold Star father Khizr Khan slams John Kelly's defense of President Trump
- October 25, 2017

Khan has been an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump since the 2016 election, when he spoke at the Democratic National Convention about Trump's racist and anti-immigrant rhetoric. La David Johnson , one of four service members killed October 4, has said her repeated request to see her husband's body was denied. "That should have been the advice that was not given". (more...)
United States to resume refugee admissions
- October 25, 2017

Trump initially called for a complete ban of Muslims entering the country during the campaign, a topic frequently cited by critics of the ban, which focused on individuals traveling from key high-risk countries and refugees. District Judge Derrick Watson made the same decision last week. He quickly issued the temporary bans on refugees and travelers from some Middle Eastern and African countries that were challenged in court. (more...)
Crossing the street while doing this is now illegal in Honolulu Crossing the street while doing this is now illegal in Honolulu
- October 25, 2017

Brandon Elefante, the City Council member who proposed the bill, said per The New York Times , that the legislation was a milestone that set the bar high for safety. Not all of them were linked to smartphone use, but it was believed to be a major reason as it's a source of mental and visual distraction for both walkers and drivers. (more...)
Lawmakers say they could vote on budget Wednesday; document still being written
- October 25, 2017

Legislative leaders in Hartford announced early Tuesday morning that they had reached a deal on a two-year, $40 billion budget plan - although most of its details, and Gov. "I can tell you from my personal experience that the last $100 million of a budget are the hardest, " Malloy said. Lawmakers will be back at the state capitol at 10 a.m. (more...)
Clinton campaign, Dems helped fund research for Trump dossier Clinton campaign, Dems helped fund research for Trump dossier
- October 25, 2017

Fusion GPS hired dossier author Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence officer with ties to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the US intelligence community. The article reports that Simpson left journalism after almost "14 years doing political and financial investigations" at the Journal and, in 2011, "along with two other former Journal reporters, launched Fusion GPS, in Washington, D.C". (more...)
Kuwait Emir says Kuwaiti mediation is to protect Gulf House
- October 25, 2017

The (P) GCC is a political and economic alliance of countries in the Arabian Peninsula, namely Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The Kuwait Emir stressed that GCC is a promising glimmer of hope in the darkness of Arab action and a model to be followed in cooperation. "History and the future generations of Arabs will not forget those who contributed to the escalation of the conflict and caused the destruction of the [Persian] Gulf", Sheikh Sabah cautioned. (more...)
TDOC checks in on sex offenders ahead of, and during, Halloween TDOC checks in on sex offenders ahead of, and during, Halloween
- October 25, 2017

In 2016, there were approximately 861,837 registered sex offenders in the United States. While Level One offenders aren't included in the map, Level Two and Three are. Of the offenders who were never classified, 143 were convicted of rape, 129 were convicted of rape of a child with force and 177 were convicted of indecent assault and battery on a child. (more...)
MONRO INC (NASDAQ:MNRO) Sees Price Swing - Unchanged by 0.00%
- October 25, 2017

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in MNRO. The stock's 12-month trailing earnings per share stands at $1.9. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.57 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (more...)
Russian opposition leader Navalny leaves jail, goes to rally Russian opposition leader Navalny leaves jail, goes to rally
- October 25, 2017

Sobchak, who is the daughter of Putin's late mentor, former Saint Petersburg mayor Anatoly Sobchak, is seeking to promote herself as the choice for Russians who are "against all" candidates. But Sobchak gave her word to support Navalny if he is allowed into the race, despite a criminal record in a case his supporters say is politically motivated. (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 next »