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US Justice Department questions Illinois' new immigration bill US Justice Department questions Illinois' new immigration bill
- November 16, 2017

The jurisdictions that received the letters include Seattle, Los Angeles, and the state of Vermont, among others. Sessions sent nine letters in April making similar demands. Albany, New York; Berkeley, California; Bernalillo County, New Mexico; Burlington, Vermont; Contra Costa County, California; City and County of Denver, Colorado; Fremont, California; Jackson, Mississippi; King County, Washington; Lawrence, Massachusetts; Los Angeles, California; Louisville Metro, Kentucky; Middlesex, ... (more...)
City to tax Airbnb, short-term rentals City to tax Airbnb, short-term rentals
- November 16, 2017

A lot many cities around the world are managing short-term rentals. Airbnb and other rental platforms have also been criticised for driving up property prices and contributing to a housing shortage in some cities such as Paris or Berlin. (more...)
United Kingdom explorer reported missing on Papua New Guinea expedition United Kingdom explorer reported missing on Papua New Guinea expedition
- November 16, 2017

Twenty five years ago his family lost contact with him for three months as he trekked the Amazon. Benedict Allen, 57, set out alone in the jungle three weeks ago with neither a satellite phone nor a Global Positioning System in an effort to find a tribe of indigenous people he'd discovered roughly 30 years ago. (more...)
Charles Manson movie: As studios chase Quentin Tarantino, director eyes Tom Cruise Charles Manson movie: As studios chase Quentin Tarantino, director eyes Tom Cruise
- November 16, 2017

So yeah, maybe this won't be too much of a shakeup at all for Tarantino considering these folks sound primed to give the filmmaker just about anything he wants. Sony too upped their game with an impressive presentation on the studio's global distribution record to the director. "Among the other suitors, 20th Century Fox is said to be the least aggressive bidders, which is likely due to the potential merger talks with Disney, but Sony Pictures, Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures are ... (more...)
Michigan RBs Karan Higdon, Ty Isaac practice ahead of Wisconsin Michigan RBs Karan Higdon, Ty Isaac practice ahead of Wisconsin
- November 16, 2017

After they continue to make MI punt and turn the ball over, just hand the ball to Jonathan Taylor and he'll take care of the rest. Michigan's offense has averaged 401 yards per game in the last three weeks. Long also had four tackles and a big pass breakup. Hill has been dynamic for Oklahoma State, as he has rushed for 1,198 yards to go along with 12 touchdowns. (more...)
Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break
- November 16, 2017

He then took a gulp. After Trump's similar sip on Wednesday, Rubio shared a clip of the moment on Twitter and reviewed the president's technique. Marco Rubio for his drinking water during a rebuttal speech to President Barack Obama's 2013 State of the Union. (more...)
Judge: Philly Judge: Philly "Is Not a 'Sanctuary City'"
- November 16, 2017

Baylson also ruled that two new strings attached to the grant's disbursement - giving U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement access to local jails as well as a requirement that city officials tell ICE about suspected undocumented immigrants in police custody within 48 hours - did not have a relationship to the grant program. (more...)
Analysts Estimates And Ratings Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI) Analysts Estimates And Ratings Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI)
- November 16, 2017

Cantor Fitzgerald initiated Gannett Co Inc (NYSE:GCI) on Wednesday, October 7 with "Buy" rating. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its position in shares of Gannett Co.by 19.7% in the 2nd quarter. Gannett Co. had a net margin of 1.43% and a return on equity of 13.25%. (GCI) delivered a 112.50% earnings surprise. In case of Revenue Estimates, 3 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Gannett Co., Inc.as 848.53 Million. (more...)
Pregnancy center case is Supreme Court's third forced-speech case this term Pregnancy center case is Supreme Court's third forced-speech case this term
- November 16, 2017

The justices will hear arguments early next year and issue a ruling during the term that ends in June. "It's time our nation and its leaders stop carrying the water for Big Abortion", said Jor-El Godsey, president of Heartbeat International, which serves almost 100 affiliated local pregnancy centers in California and 2,400 overall. (more...)
Afghan opium production jumps to record level, United Nations agency says Afghan opium production jumps to record level, United Nations agency says
- November 16, 2017

The Executive Director called opium cultivation and production "a complex development issue and bound to the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development", for which partnership and coordination is also needed. "The Taliban and pro-Daesh militants and other groups have always been looking for avenues to make money..." Yet those efforts were dwarfed by the sheer increase in cultivation. (more...)
Commuter films 'Avocado Rat' at Brooklyn subway station Commuter films 'Avocado Rat' at Brooklyn subway station
- November 16, 2017

A rodent was caught trying to tote off an avocado-the popular fruit that beanie-wearing millennials spend $9 for someone to smash on bread for them-in Brooklyn on Tuesday, a witness posted on Instagram . World, meet pizza rat's health-conscious cousin: avocado rat. The rat trotted around for a few seconds with the avocado in its mouth before dropping the fruit and disappearing under a track. (more...)
US Forces Conduct Airstrike in Somalia Targeting Al-Shabab US Forces Conduct Airstrike in Somalia Targeting Al-Shabab
- November 16, 2017

A press release by the US Africa Command (AFRICOM) said in coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, the US obliterated Al Shabaab bases in Lower Shabelle region, at around 6 p.m. "US forces will continue to use all authorised and appropriate measures to protect Americans and to disable terrorist threats", wherever they may be found, the statement said. (more...)
HRW to China: Stop Forced Conversion Therapy for LGBT People HRW to China: Stop Forced Conversion Therapy for LGBT People
- November 16, 2017

Liu, a pseudonym, is one of more than a dozen Chinese LGBT people who spoke to Human Rights Watch (HRW) for a new report into so-called "conversion therapy" - procedures meant to alter their sexuality that are often abusive and based on shoddy science. (more...)
Planned Parenthood docs requested from Senate by Federal Bureau of Investigation, signaling possible criminal probe Planned Parenthood docs requested from Senate by Federal Bureau of Investigation, signaling possible criminal probe
- November 16, 2017

The document request occurred recently and was directed to the Senate Judiciary Committee , The Hill reported. The move comes almost one year after Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) referred Planned Parenthood to the FBI at the conclusion of a Senate investigation into the matter. (more...)
Zayo Group Holdings Q2 2017 Institutional Investor Sentiment Better Than Expected
- November 16, 2017

Marlowe Partners Lp sold 421,659 shares as the company's stock rose 1.36% with the market. Weiss Multi reported 158,494 shares. Global Endowment Management LP now owns 8,010 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $247,000 after buying an additional 600 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
What Does Institutional Ownership Look Like At Honeywell International Inc. (HON)?
- November 16, 2017

It has a 22.33 P/E ratio . As of December 31, 2016, it owned and managed multi-anchored shopping centers in 12 metropolitan markets in the United States. EPS Estimate for the next year is 7.79. EPS Growth this year is 2.7 percent. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q2 2017. It has a 36-month beta of 0.93, so you might not be in for a bumpy ride. (more...)
New campaign aims to help people with suicidal thoughts New campaign aims to help people with suicidal thoughts
- November 16, 2017

British Transport Police say 237 people took their own lives on the rail lines a year ago - but for every death, six more lives were saved through interventions. In 2016/17, there were 6.7 potentially life-saving interventions made for every suicide/suspected suicide on the railway. We know that when a person is suicidal having someone to talk to them and listen to them, and showing that they are not alone, can encourage them to seek support. (more...)
Tampa police release new video, details in Seminole Heights killings Tampa police release new video, details in Seminole Heights killings
- November 16, 2017

SWAT officers, assisted by agents from the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives patrolled the streets with rifles as they moved through yards and knocked on doors following Mr Felton's death. Law enforcement spent Tuesday canvassing the Seminole Heights neighborhood, shutting down streets and knocking on doors. Just two days after he was killed, Monica Hoffa , 32, was gunned down. (more...)
Trump Says Asia Trip Showed Strong US Standing Trump Says Asia Trip Showed Strong US Standing
- November 16, 2017

Trump said nothing about human rights in China , letting Xi believe it's no longer an American priority. In a major speech in Danang, Vietnam, which recalled his campaign rallies, which chanted the slogan "America First" (United States first), Trump presented his country as a victim of "chronic commercial abuse" and criticized with an unusual violent anger about the multilateral agreements that "tie the hands" of Washington. (more...)
Ontario Colleges Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Ontario Colleges Hit With Class Action Lawsuit
- November 16, 2017

About 12,000 college professors, teachers, counsellors and librarians who walked off the job on October 16 are voting electronically this week on the settlement offer from the College Employer Council. The legal action, announced Tuesday, comes as striking faculty who've been off the job for about a month began to vote on a contract offer. As reported earlier in The Oshawa Express, Zwiers, who also serves as vice-chair of the union negotiating team, says progress was being made before the ... (more...)
Democrats Pick Up Seat in Oklahoma Senate Democrats Pick Up Seat in Oklahoma Senate
- November 16, 2017

The seat that represents parts of Sand Springs, Jenks and west Tulsa. Ikley-Freeman will take the seat formerly occupied by State Sen. Kyle Loveless resigned from his seat in April and later pleaded guilty to embezzling campaign funds. Oklahoma Democrats had already won three GOP-held seats in special elections this year and they almost won a fourth in a heavily Republican district in Seminole County. (more...)
Army medic at Fort Campbell accused in rape, death of infant daughter Army medic at Fort Campbell accused in rape, death of infant daughter
- November 15, 2017

The child was taken to Tennova, where she was pronounced dead by 8 a.m. According to jail records , Conway was given a bond of $100,000 for the rape, but no bond is now listed for his homicide charge. Conway's arrest warrant details how the infant was sexually assaulted and her neck was wrapped with a cord, causing her death. For the murder allegation, bond had not been set starting at early Wednesday. (more...)
Four People Dead, Gunman Killed in Tehama County, N. Calif.: Sheriff Four People Dead, Gunman Killed in Tehama County, N. Calif.: Sheriff
- November 15, 2017

An area man identified as Brian Flint told reporter Jim Schultz that he had heard his neighbour was the shooter. "It was very clear at the onset that we had an individual that was randomly picking targets", Johnston said. "We have not connected him with any one person in the school", Johnston said. "The quick action of those school officials - there is no doubt in my mind based on the video that I saw - saved countless lives and children". (more...)
Amber Alert Issued For 3 Michigan Children Amber Alert Issued For 3 Michigan Children
- November 15, 2017

Inside the vehicle were Jariah Render, a 16-month old girl, Ja-Raun Render, Jr., a two-year-old boy, and Lamir Jamerson, a three-year-old boy. Muskegon Police say that they are looking for Jaraun Dequan Render , 22. Tuesday. Both suffered multiple gunshot wounds - Jamerson is reportedly in critical condition and Edison is in fair condition. An on-going investigation is being conducted by Detectives of the Muskegon Police Department and further detailed information will be released when it ... (more...)
Pope Francis gets a snazzy new Lamborghini -- and auctions it off Pope Francis gets a snazzy new Lamborghini -- and auctions it off
- November 15, 2017

Pope Francis has been gifted with a Lamborghini Huracan that matches his day-to-day garb, coming in wedding dress white with gold stripes going down the center and up around the sides. In 2014, the Pope's Harley-Davidson motorcycle was auctioned off for $327,000, with the money donated to a soup kitchen serving homeless people in Rome. (more...)
Australian Diplomat Falls To His Death From New York City Balcony Australian Diplomat Falls To His Death From New York City Balcony
- November 15, 2017

He had been out with his wife and their friends for dinner earlier in the night before they all returned to his apartment for more drinks. The two then went outside, and Simpson suggested that to prove that he was trustworthy, they should play a trust game where Simpson would lean off the balcony and rely on the husband to catch him. (more...)
Irish tower goes up in flames Irish tower goes up in flames
- November 15, 2017

Charlie McLaughlin added: "Seeing fire services racing through Dunmurry to get into this building". The cause of the incident is now under investigation. A local resident, Julie Ann Jackson, said she believed the fire had been brought under control, and that everyone inside had been evacuated early enough to prevent loss of life. (more...)
Tiaa Fsb Sells 107443 Shares of Kroger Company (The) (KR) Tiaa Fsb Sells 107443 Shares of Kroger Company (The) (KR)
- November 15, 2017

Several firms have shifted positions in (KR). Northcoast Research raised Kroger Company (The) from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, November 6th. (NYSE:KR) traded 0.62% higher at $21.90. The company has a quick ratio of 0.33, a current ratio of 0.87 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.13. Kroger Co. (more...)
Moore lawyer: Canadian MSNBC host's 'background' could help him understand dating minors Moore lawyer: Canadian MSNBC host's 'background' could help him understand dating minors
- November 15, 2017

Ruhle demanded to know. "Based on what I've seen, facts out there now, there's questions" about the validity of the witnesses' statements, Garmon said. He then continued "It's not a bad thing", when Ruhle mentioned she had, too. "I don't know where you're going with this, Trenton", Velshi, joining the back-and-forth, added. (more...)
Lessor ALAFCO Orders 20 Boeing 737 MAX 8s Lessor ALAFCO Orders 20 Boeing 737 MAX 8s
- November 15, 2017

To date, it has taken delivery of 63 737-800s and three 737 MAX 8 aircraft. It is flydubai's third aircraft deal . "It is tremendous to see flydubai's MAX at the Dubai Airshow bearing the A6-MAX registration which is a very special accolade to our valued partnership with flydubai and to the MAX airplane". (more...)

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