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Senior Saudi prince freed 'after $1bn deal' Senior Saudi prince freed 'after $1bn deal'
- November 30, 2017

Prince Miteb denied the corruption allegations and accused Prince Salman of using the anti-corruption campaign to boost his power in the kingdom. At least three other suspects have also finalized settlement deals, the official said. Saudi Arabia's attorney-general estimates at least $100bn has been misused in embezzlement or corruption over several decades. "We continue to believe that MBS's risky domestic gambits are likely to succeed", he wrote in a report. (more...)
British PM May visits Iraq, meets PM Abadi in Baghdad British PM May visits Iraq, meets PM Abadi in Baghdad
- November 29, 2017

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Lookout for Price Target? TerraForm Global, Inc. (GLBL), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)
- November 29, 2017

Carmignac Gestion owned approximately 0.71% of Oasis Petroleum worth $15,322,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (NYSE: OAS ) have caught the attention of investors. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $14.00 price objective on shares of Oasis Petroleum and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. (more...)
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) Shares Bought by Sei Investments Co
- November 29, 2017

Martin Marietta Matls Inc now has $12.85 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.26% or $2.55 during the last trading session, reaching $204.35. The stock of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc . During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.49 EPS. sell-side analysts predict that Martin Marietta Materials will post 6.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Duterte sends off 5 Vietnamese fishermen Duterte sends off 5 Vietnamese fishermen
- November 29, 2017

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Court documents reveal Donald Trump paid $1.375 million in labor lawsuit Court documents reveal Donald Trump paid $1.375 million in labor lawsuit
- November 29, 2017

Now, we're learning how much the president paid them back when he was just a real estate mogul. In 2016, Time Inc. and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press filed a motion for the document and the court proceedings linked to the case be made public considering he was "now-president of the United States". (more...)
Damian Green sidesteps calls to apologise for sexual harassment in Parliament Damian Green sidesteps calls to apologise for sexual harassment in Parliament
- November 29, 2017

The first secretary of state, who is himself being investigated by the Cabinet Office over claims of inappropriate behaviour, instead said that political parties and House of Commons authorities needed to improve their complaints procedures so young people were not "deterred" from working in parliament. (more...)
Vermont authorities investigate "ricin exposure" at Wake Robin
- November 29, 2017

No individuals have been identified as being exposed, nor are expected, based on the last possible date of exposure on Sunday. Ricin is highly toxic, it occurs naturally in the seeds of the castor oil plant. No one from the state police, public safety or the Federal Bureau of Investigation would comment on the circumstances surrounding the discovery. Authorities did not release further details about where the substance was found. (more...)
Mazda6 Gets Reloaded with a Second Power Plant Choice Mazda6 Gets Reloaded with a Second Power Plant Choice
- November 29, 2017

Most noticeably, Mazda brushed up the 6's front fascia with a new grille and standard LED headlights. There are new 17- and 19-inch wheel designs to choose from and Soul Red Crystal paint is now available on the sedan as well as Machine Gray Metallic and other flavors. (more...)
Horror as MASSIVE tiger shark stalks oblivious beachgoers Horror as MASSIVE tiger shark stalks oblivious beachgoers
- November 29, 2017

These are the terrifying pictures that show a potentially deadly shark swimming close to oblivious paddlers at a beach in Miami. They can only wait for the shark to swim away, hoping it doesn't attack. "It seemed very uninterested in the people in the water", Melendez told GrindTV . Tiger sharks are known to swim in both shallow and deep waters but to see it so close to humans may be cause for concern for swimmers and surfers. (more...)
AFRICOM refutes reports of civilian deaths in Somalia operation
- November 29, 2017

Details have emerged that suggest that the USA forces carried out the operation - meant to retake and hold Bariire from the al Qaeda-affiliated al-Shabaab - without sufficiently vetting information and using untrustworthy intelligence, according to the Daily Beast. (more...)
First meeting with Syrian delegation useful, says United Nations envoy First meeting with Syrian delegation useful, says United Nations envoy
- November 29, 2017

About the possibility of direct talks between the regime and opposition delegations, de Mistura said: "We will be discussing all these issues". Syria's opposition wants Russian Federation and other states to put pressure on President Bashar al-Assad to engage in peace talks in Geneva to produce a political solution within six months, the chief of its delegation said at the start of negotiations on Wednesday. (more...)
Mubarak-era minister Ahmed Shafiq to run again for Egypt's president Mubarak-era minister Ahmed Shafiq to run again for Egypt's president
- November 29, 2017

Meanwhile, Egypt's current president, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi - who came to power in a 2014 poll following a military coup - may also contest next year's scheduled election. Shafiq, who served as aviation minister under former president Hosni Mubarak and briefly as prime minister during the 2011 uprising, was a candidate in the 2012 presidential election. (more...)
Van Graan in bid to retain O'Mahony Van Graan in bid to retain O'Mahony
- November 29, 2017

The IRFU must now stave off another potential exodus of stars, with a host of players out of contract at the end of this season. There are now some high profile stars who will be out of contract come next summer. The Lions captain for the first test last summer is sure to be on the radar for some of the European heavyweights and could be given a lucrative offer. (more...)
Arunachal's Siang river turns black, authorities blame China Arunachal's Siang river turns black, authorities blame China
- November 29, 2017

From November to February, the water is crystal clear and pure. "A lot of fish died one-and-half months ago", said the district deputy commissioner Tamyo Tatak. "What else could be the reason for such a big river, which becomes the Brahmaputra, remaining black in colour for almost two months", Tatak said. Considered a lifeline by a large section of the population in India's frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh, the water of the trans-border River Siang has turned muddy and black with slag. (more...)
India asks troops to uninstall Chinese apps over security concerns India asks troops to uninstall Chinese apps over security concerns
- November 29, 2017

Use of these Chinese apps can be a threat to data security of personnel and can have negative implications on security. BeautyPlus, NewsDog, Viva Video, Parallel Space, APS Browser, Perfect Carp, Virus Cleaner-High Security Lap, CM Browser, DU Recorder, Walt Hyd-NQ Mobile Security, Vacam Makeup, Cache Cleaner DU App Store, DU Battery Saver, DU Cleaner, DU Privacy, DU Browser, Bedu Translator, Beadu Map, Wonder Camera, QQ International, QQ Music, QQ Mail, QQ Layer, QQ Nugfeed, Dbluiswaiansi, ... (more...)
Haryana SIT files charge sheet against Honeypreet, 14 others Haryana SIT files charge sheet against Honeypreet, 14 others
- November 29, 2017

However, according to police, Honeypreet is the main accused in the matter. As many as 36 persons were killed in Panchkula in the violence after the Dera chief's conviction. The Dera chief has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for allegedly raping two female disciples. Honeypreet, who is also known as Priyanka Taneja, was arrested on October 3 after remaining untraceable for 38 days after the August 25 violence. (more...)
ISIS bomb threat found on a note at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport ISIS bomb threat found on a note at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
- November 29, 2017

Airport sources said people would thouroughly screened before being allowed in. Police and the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) are investigating the matter. (more...)
No need for guidelines to probe dowry cases: SC No need for guidelines to probe dowry cases: SC
- November 29, 2017

There can be a guideline for investigation but not for arrest. A bench, comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, apparently disagreed with the guidelines framed by a two-judge bench on how to proceed in dowry harassment cases and said it would hear the matter in the third week of January next year. (more...)
Mining exec convicted in deadly explosion is mulling a Senate run Mining exec convicted in deadly explosion is mulling a Senate run
- November 29, 2017

The Secretary of the Senate's Office of Public Records reported that the office has not processed his filing yet. Robert Byrd, a Senate and West Virginia icon who died in office. The victor of that race is likely to face incumbent Democrat Joe Manchin , who Blankenship has attacked in television ads in recent months. "He won't be distracted by Mitch McConnell's backroom deals in Washington D.C". (more...)
CNN Skipping White House Christmas Party, Trump Celebrates CNN Skipping White House Christmas Party, Trump Celebrates
- November 29, 2017

We wish you and your loved ones a joyous holiday season and a wonderful new year", their card from last year read . First Lady Melania Trump designed the "Time Honored Traditions"-themed decor for the holidays at the White House - including the first decoration seen when arriving at the East Wing, which is a "Gold Star tree" for military servicemen and women who have died". (more...)
Short police pursuit in Malibu ends in fatal crash Short police pursuit in Malibu ends in fatal crash
- November 29, 2017

His name was withheld, pending notification of his family. The stolen auto crashed near Latigo Canyon Road, in a wreck that involved at least three other vehicles, video from the scene showed about 8:15 a.m. Moments later the speeding vehicle struck and killed a male pedestrian, then crashed into three parked cars which struck a passing truck. The female passenger was taken into custody for questioning. (more...)
CBC Members: John Conyers Gets Special Treatment Because He Was Elected CBC Members: John Conyers Gets Special Treatment Because He Was Elected
- November 29, 2017

As a fellow member of the caucus, Clyburn was asked for his thoughts about why Conyers hasn't stepped aside like so many other public figures have with all of the recent sexual misconduct scandals around the country. "I don't know, you would have to give me some examples", Richmond dodged, while waiting for an elevator. "Harvey Weinstein, Charlie Rose, Matt Lauer..." the reporter shot back. (more...)
Snow and ice warning issued for Lincolnshire for TODAY Snow and ice warning issued for Lincolnshire for TODAY
- November 29, 2017

According to Express Online , Emma Sharples, of the Met Office, who issued a severe weather warning for ice, said: "The general theme for the rest of the week is for things to turn colder as we go back into a northerly airflow". The colder conditions come as the Local Government Association's (LGA) annual winter readiness survey shows that councils are well prepared for plummeting temperatures with a substantial stock of grit. (more...)
Florida teen held in NY denies killing grandmother Florida teen held in NY denies killing grandmother
- November 29, 2017

An extradition hearing for 15-year-old Logan Mott will take place on Friday. Also revealed in court Wednesday morning was that three fire arms were allegedly found in the vehicle that Logan Mott was stopped in when he tried to make a U-turn on the Peace Bridge Friday. (more...)
Sen. Bernie Sanders to stop in Louisville for 'Protecting Working Families Tour' Sen. Bernie Sanders to stop in Louisville for 'Protecting Working Families Tour'
- November 29, 2017

The GOP hopes the tax bill, which has already passed in the House of Representatives, will be put to a full vote in the Senate later this week. "Meeting with "Chuck and Nancy" today about keeping government open and working. I don't know what kind of ratings they're getting (I can't imagine they're reeling in the viewers) but I will say this: They're occasionally pretty entertaining. (more...)
Bitcoin reaches its huge milestone of $10000 Bitcoin reaches its huge milestone of $10000
- November 29, 2017

A single Bitcoin has hit $10,000 ($13,204.32 AUD) for the first time despite fears of a bubble. Analysts say the popularity has been driven by growing interest from major investors and a decision last month by exchange giant CME Group to launch a futures marketplace for the currency, which has not been listed on a major bourse before. (more...)
Older children are getting wise to fake news Older children are getting wise to fake news
- November 29, 2017

In response to rising incidences of fake news increasing numbers of children are actively filtering content with 86% reporting that they would make at least one practical attempt to check the veracity of what they are reading. Obviously after last year's U.S. election, many people have expressed concern that news spread through social media doesn't always come from reputable sources. (more...)
Gold Trader Links Turkish Banker to Plot to Dodge Sanctions Gold Trader Links Turkish Banker to Plot to Dodge Sanctions
- November 29, 2017

The U.S. Justice Department alleged Zarrab to be intimately involved in a plot to use the gold trade to help Iran evade sanctions. He acknowledged under questioning from Assistant U.S. Atilla has pleaded not guilty. The case has sparked tension between the USA and Turkey and spurred Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to claim the prosecution is a plot to undermine his country's economy. (more...)
Lawmaker sanctioned for asking staffer for nude photos Lawmaker sanctioned for asking staffer for nude photos
- November 29, 2017

The report also found that McLaughlin violated the Assembly's confidentiality policy when he told the name of his accuser to another Assembly employee. "Therefore, he could not have known the information unless he had, in fact, engaged in the conduct", the committee wrote. McLaughlin, a Republican representing Troy, agreed as part of the sanctions not to hire any interns and to stop revealing the name of the complainant. (more...)

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