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SC allows justices, staff to testify in Sereno's impeachment case SC allows justices, staff to testify in Sereno's impeachment case
- November 29, 2017

Sereno. "I shall come as soon as I am able", Brion said. In a meeting with Sereno, Aguirre said he was told by the top magistrate to "tone down" his request letter and to shift the focus to how the transfer would free the military base in Cagayan de Oro and the soldiers therein to fight the extremists in the southern region. (more...)
London Stock Exchange CEO Xavier Rolet to Resign Immediately
- November 29, 2017

Meanwhile, finance director David Warren, has been asked to step in as interim chief executive until a successor to Mr Rolet is appointed. Rolet said in the LSE statement there has been a "great deal of unwelcome publicity, which has not been helpful to the Company". (more...)
First BanCorp. (FBP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Piper Jaffray Companies
- November 29, 2017

Finally, Stevens Capital Management LP increased its holdings in shares of First BanCorp.by 235.8% during the third quarter. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Thursday, January 25th. IndexIQ Advisors LLC now owns 153,404 shares of the bank's stock valued at $785,000 after acquiring an additional 69,602 shares in the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. (more...)
CM speaks to Home Secy over assault of Kashmiri prisoners in Tihar CM speaks to Home Secy over assault of Kashmiri prisoners in Tihar
- November 29, 2017

Since prison is a state subject, a report will be sought from the Delhi government on the alleged incident, officials said, adding that Tihar authorities have also been directed to ensure proper security for prisoners. Among those allegedly tortured inside the Tihar Jail on November 21 was Shahid Yusuf, son of Muzaffarabad-based Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin. (more...)
Net neutrality : NASSCOM welcomes TRAI's recommendations Net neutrality : NASSCOM welcomes TRAI's recommendations
- November 29, 2017

India's telecom regulator will begin a separate consultation on regulating over-the-top (OTT) players like Whatsapp , Viber and Facebook to look into the costs and benefits of regulatory intervention in this sector, a move which was criticised by backers of net neutrality. (more...)
Potential Disney FOX Deal Rumored To Be Gaining Momentum Potential Disney FOX Deal Rumored To Be Gaining Momentum
- November 29, 2017

It's possible if Disney does indeed purchase Fox Studios that those properties could be integrated into the MCU. "You'll get more Marvel superheroes than you'll have time to look at in the next few years". Furthermore, the conglomerate company would also own the intellectual properties of The Simpsons , Alien , Predator , and James Cameron's upcoming Avatar sequels from Fox. (more...)
Chris Brown Condemns Libyan Slave Trade
- November 29, 2017

Just days after Thanksgiving, T.I. took to Twitter to address the harrowing ordeal. "I'm wondering if Khadafi was such a terrible dictator why wasn't this happening when HE WAS in power?", T.I. He said: "When France got bomb I see the entire FB saying pray for France, when Manchester got bomb I see the same, when Texas was flooding everyone was saying pray for Texas, but this slave trade is now going on in Libya and we don't see it all over social media...smh ‍♂️..." "Here's your chance. (more...)
Law enforcement officer arrested on Kauai after 11 years on the run Law enforcement officer arrested on Kauai after 11 years on the run
- November 29, 2017

Lawrence was convicted after using his badge in 2006 to intimidate a woman into performing sex acts. Spencer said possible charges could be filed against anyone who helped hide Lawrence while he eluded law enforcement. A $150,000 arrest warrant was issued for Lawrence on April 7, 2008. United States Marshals picked up the case from local police in 2010, KSTU-TV reported . (more...)
Dublin Makes National Geographic Traveler's Annual 'Best of the World' List Dublin Makes National Geographic Traveler's Annual 'Best of the World' List
- November 29, 2017

It recommends that visitors "discover Dublin's historic Georgian squares and cozy pubs", while also advising that tourists visit more "high-tech treasures" such as the Irish Emigration Museum and the refurbished National Gallery. The Irish Examiner says the selection process "included nominations from the publication's worldwide network of writers, editors and explorers". Keelin Fagan, head of Dublin at Fáilte Ireland, said that it was a positive recognition of the city's position as a ... (more...)
NAB initiates process of declaring Ishaq Dar proclaimed offender NAB initiates process of declaring Ishaq Dar proclaimed offender
- November 29, 2017

NAB Special Prosecutor Imran Shafiq opposed Quddusi's application, saying the guarantor had already been given ample time to present the accused. Dar's Guarantor Ahmed Ali Quddusi had asked the court to grant three weeks time to present the former minister before the court. (more...)
PBS travel host testifies on proposal to legalize marijuana in IL PBS travel host testifies on proposal to legalize marijuana in IL
- November 29, 2017

The proposal to legalize recreational marijuana for adults in IL got another legislative hearing today and Bill Cameron says the PBS travel show host Rick Steves testified for it. But not all lawmakers buy Steves' data. "He was using broad brushes to say things like usage has not gone up. In Denver crime has gone up", said State Senator Dan McConchie. (more...)
Fewer hate crimes targeting Muslims, but others increased in 2016: StatsCan Fewer hate crimes targeting Muslims, but others increased in 2016: StatsCan
- November 29, 2017

In Alberta, meanwhile, hate crimes dropped by nearly 28 per cent, a change driven by fewer incidents targeting people based on their religion. Most of the drop in Muslim-targeted hate crimes is attributable to Quebec, where 16 fewer incidents were reported than in 2015. (more...)
Franken: Franken: "This will not happen again"
- November 29, 2017

Asked whether he expects any other women to step forward with similar groping allegations, Franken said: "If you had asked me two weeks ago, 'Would any woman say I had treated her with disrespect?' I would have said no". In a blog entry about the experience, Tweeden wrote: 'We did the line leading up to the kiss and then he came at me, put his hand on the back of my head, mashed his lips against mine and aggressively stuck his tongue in my mouth'. (more...)
Manual Transmission Allegedly Stops Carjacking Suspects In Their Tracks
- November 29, 2017

Police say the victims called police while fleeing. The victims agreed to meet a potential buyer at that location, but were confronted by a trio of young men when they showed up, including one in a red hoodie armed with a handgun, police said. (more...)
Duterte on killing drug suspects Duterte on killing drug suspects
- November 29, 2017

Human rights watchdogs say most of the fatalities in the crackdown were extrajudicial killings committed by policemen-a claim that the government had vehemently denied by insisting that these were done in self-defense. The order giving the lead role in the so-called war on drugs back to the police is yet to be signed . "We appreciate the calls of president's supporters for revolutionary government but I think there is no factual or legal basis as of now because the president has said he ... (more...)
Georgian PM: BTK to foster regional development Georgian PM: BTK to foster regional development
- November 29, 2017

Georgia has a free-trade agreement with the European Union, and a similar deal signed earlier this year with China is expected to come into force on January 1, 2018. He outlined that the objective of the Silk Road forum is to unite Georgia capabilities with those of regional partners to achieve greater economic and sustainable development. (more...)
Modi vs Rahul battle goes to Somnath today Modi vs Rahul battle goes to Somnath today
- November 29, 2017

Denouncing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that the Congress was leveling baseless allegations against "the son of Gujarat", the opposition party on Tuesday said he was making emotional statements to run away from discussions on failed promises. (more...)
Chicago Equity Partners LLC Reduces Holdings in Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Chicago Equity Partners LLC Reduces Holdings in Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS)
- November 29, 2017

The stock declined 0.74% or $0.44 reaching $59.05 on the news. Almost 1.62 million shares were traded by the close, higher than its average daily volume of 1.42 million shares. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, November 2 by RBC Capital Markets. After posting $-1.24 EPS for the previous quarter, Clovis Oncology Inc's analysts now forecast 2.42 % negative EPS growth. (more...)
Sanders pushes bill to help Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands Sanders pushes bill to help Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
- November 29, 2017

Sanders' office says more than two months after Hurricane Maria , much of those areas remain devastated, and half of Puerto Rico still doesn't have power. "He has insulted the Puerto Rican people". After learning of the proposed plan, a former member of the Senate of Puerto Rico, Ramon Luis Nieves, touted Sanders' bill as " the closest we have to a Marshall Plan for Puerto Rico ", according to the Washington Post . (more...)
Romania: Thousands Rally Against Overhaul of Anti-graft Laws Romania: Thousands Rally Against Overhaul of Anti-graft Laws
- November 29, 2017

A joint statement issued by 40 Romanian civil society groups and two trade union federations accused the country of having been "taken over by a political mafia", according to German media Deutsche Welle . Dragnea and Tariceanu called the US statement "incomprehensible". However, the left-wing government now wants to revamp the justice system in a way that could weaken the anti-corruption efforts and protect high-level figures from facing justice. (more...)
Russian man poses for selfie with live grenade, blows himself up Russian man poses for selfie with live grenade, blows himself up
- November 29, 2017

The dispatched text included a close-up photograph of his hand holding a grenade-with the pin lying on the seat beside him. The image from the vehicle had been blurred as it showed graphic images of the scene of carnage from the blast after Chechik was left with catastrophic injuries to his lower body. (more...)
Police Charge Teenage Boys Over Planned Massacre Attack At SA School Police Charge Teenage Boys Over Planned Massacre Attack At SA School
- November 29, 2017

The alleged plot was foiled a day after police in Melbourne arrested a 20-year-old man who they claimed was planning to buy a gun and kill as many revellers as possible on New Year's Eve in the city. Police say further charges may be laid. "I believe we had the greatest chance of success if we had confidentiality", he told reporters. It's not believed anyone else was involved in the alleged plot. (more...)
I like Hafiz Saeed, a big supporter of JuD: Pervez Musharraf I like Hafiz Saeed, a big supporter of JuD: Pervez Musharraf
- November 29, 2017

Musharraf added he is fan of the worldwide terrorist, JuD chief Hafiz Saeed , and had held a meeting with him. In Kashmir, it is between us and India. By Lalit K Jha Washington, Nov 29 (PTI) Influential Democratic lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard today termed as "ridiculous" the release of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed from house arrest. (more...)
Suspect detained after downtown Reno shooting Suspect detained after downtown Reno shooting
- November 29, 2017

There was a female hostage inside of the room at the time of the shooting. The shots were coming from the Montage, a building in downtown Reno where SWAT teams and news vans have gathered. There have not been any confirmed injuries or deaths. "Please avoid the area". Police are also keeping people from leaving near-by casinos for safety purposes. (more...)
Actor James Woods tweets about Bellagio poker cage robbery Actor James Woods tweets about Bellagio poker cage robbery
- November 29, 2017

Described as being a white male wearing a mask and wig the suspect approached a cage with a handgun, demanding an unspecified amount of money at 3.45pm. Woods said the "excellent staff" were "cool under pressure". He would not elaborate, but said police were interviewing the man. We are working with Metro as they investigate this incident. (more...)
Several Walkers Injured And One Trapped After Rock Slide Several Walkers Injured And One Trapped After Rock Slide
- November 29, 2017

Another person has several fractures and is in a stable condition. Nine operational ambulances including Special Operations Team paramedics, two NSW Ambulance & Toll Rescue Helicopters and a road medical team are en route. Paramedics are moving in on foot. Police have since confirmed one person was killed in the collapse, while three others were injured. Two patients appear to have sustained fractures and are trapped. (more...)
Senator Rand Paul reveals his attacker spoke to him Senator Rand Paul reveals his attacker spoke to him
- November 29, 2017

Paul's neighbor in Kentucky tackled him from behind, causing the senator to lung contusions, broken ribs and a number of other complications. She then took a deep breath and stumbled over her words before pressing on with the report, which claimed that Paul had been left with six broken ribs by his neighbor in a dispute over gardening methods. (more...)
Euthanasia Bill Passes Victoria's Lower House Euthanasia Bill Passes Victoria's Lower House
- November 29, 2017

After 100 hours of debate and multiple overnight sittings, MPs voted to accept the amended bill on Wednesday. It had gone to the lower house for ratification after the Legislative Council successfully passed the bill, with amendments, 22-18 last week. (more...)
Challenger ahead in counting of Honduras presidential vote Challenger ahead in counting of Honduras presidential vote
- November 29, 2017

Then the Supreme Electoral Tribunal interrupted its live broadcast of the results and announced the rest of the ballots would be brought to the capital, Tegucigalpa, to be counted. Hernandez's conservative National Party controls the executive, legislative and judicial branches of government. Nasralla and his coalition, the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, have denounced the incumbent's bid, saying the court does not have the power to overrule the 1982 constitution. (more...)
Hariri: Lebanon can not do anything about Hezbollah Hariri: Lebanon can not do anything about Hezbollah
- November 29, 2017

Touching the years-long war in Syria, the premier said that Russia's decision to intervene Syria has nothing to do with Bashar al-Assad's fall. Gulf monarchies have accused Hezbollah of also supporting the Houthi group in Yemen and of backing militants in Bahrain. (more...)

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