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Madigan Subpoenas Message Envy Amid Sexual Assault Questions Madigan Subpoenas Message Envy Amid Sexual Assault Questions
- December 01, 2017

In a news release, Madigan says her office issued subpoenas for the Scottsdale, Ariz. -based company and four of its franchises in IL seeking information about employee training and how the company handles complaints related to sexual assault and sexually inappropriate behavior. (more...)
Rihanna Says Trans People Should Not Be Used as Marketing Tools Rihanna Says Trans People Should Not Be Used as Marketing Tools
- December 01, 2017

The " Work " hitmaker also took aim at brands that exploit and use trans people as "convenient marketing tools". There's always just one spot in the campaign for the token "we look mad diverse" girl/guy! Some fans praised the pop star's stance. (more...)
Modi attacks Rahul over his Somnath temple visit, says Nehru opposed it Modi attacks Rahul over his Somnath temple visit, says Nehru opposed it
- December 01, 2017

In his speech, Modi attacked Nehru addressing him as Rahul's great grandfather, his father Rajiv Gandhi's "nana" (maternal grandfather) and his grandmother Indira Gandhi's father. The statement comes a day after his name allegedly figured in a register meant for non-Hindus at the Somnath temple. The 14th Gujarat Legislative Assembly election, 2017 is scheduled to be held on 9 December 2017 and 14 December 2017. (more...)
Maple Leafs, Oilers set for pick 'em matchup on Thursday Maple Leafs, Oilers set for pick 'em matchup on Thursday
- December 01, 2017

Third Period_3, Toronto, Kadri 12 (Nylander), 1:54. The Oilers have produced a glimmer of hope recently, winning three of four games for just the second time this season, capped by a 3-2 win over the visiting Arizona Coyotes as -193 favourites on Tuesday night. (more...)
Corea del Norte lanza misil en dirección al Mar de Japón Corea del Norte lanza misil en dirección al Mar de Japón
- December 01, 2017

El líder de Corea del Norte , Kim Jong-un, expresó su satisfacción por el hecho de que "los vehículos lanzamisiles puedan ser producidos en los tiempos y cantidades deseadas por el país" y manifestó "que la industria militar ha hecho un gran avance para garantizar la producción de todas las partes del vehículo con tecnología doméstica", añadió el diario. (more...)
U.S. won't stop using cluster bombs by 2019 deadline U.S. won't stop using cluster bombs by 2019 deadline
- December 01, 2017

The George W. Bush administration considered cluster bombs useful weapons and lobbied against the treaty. A 2010 global treaty outlaws the use of cluster bombs, but the U.S.is not a signatory. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat, called it a shame that the U.S. "The aftermath of the use of cluster munition use in Laos is particularly painful, with estimates of as many as 300 people killed every year, even 40 years after the war's end". (more...)
DOT Truck Struck In Highway Work Zone In Willington DOT Truck Struck In Highway Work Zone In Willington
- December 01, 2017

Police were still investigating as of Thursday night. City police said Susan Badlam was injured when her vehicle collided with a DOT dump truck driven by 59 year old Christopher Hays of Hammond. Police said "for an undetermined reason", the Lincoln MKC moved into the right lane and hit the DOT dump truck, which had workers Eric Christopher Hall and Joseph Csiki inside. (more...)
Gunmen attack Agriculture University hostel in Peshawar Gunmen attack Agriculture University hostel in Peshawar
- December 01, 2017

Reports said Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attack . The directorate is located near the Agriculture University of Peshawar . University Road, where the incident is taking place, has been closed off to traffic. Earlier in November, Intelligence agencies had alerted airport authorities at the Bacha Khan International Airport (BKIA) of a possible terror attack over passenger plane - most likely on an international flight. (more...)
Russians expand their military presence with Egyptian airbase deal Russians expand their military presence with Egyptian airbase deal
- December 01, 2017

Dmitry Medvedev, Russia's prime minister, ordered the defence and foreign ministries yesterday to conduct talks with Egyptian officials in an attempt to secure an agreement. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's government has expanded military ties with Russia and signed deals to buy Russian fighter jets, helicopters and other weapons. (more...)
Govt to 'put the state back into state housing': Twyford Govt to 'put the state back into state housing': Twyford
- December 01, 2017

It will reinvest Housing New Zealand surpluses into building new homes and upgrading existing ones, stop "the mass sell-off of state housing", and work to build relationships with state housing tenants including allowing them to own pets. "We're looking to complete the roll-out of emergency and transitional housing places around the country". "I don't want to see people living in cars and camp grounds, and it is not satisfactory for the taxpayer to be shelling out $90,000 a day on motels". (more...)
Crown Prince Naruhito to ascend throne on May 1, 2019 Crown Prince Naruhito to ascend throne on May 1, 2019
- December 01, 2017

Chaired by Abe, the council comprises representatives from the Diet, the Supreme Court and the imperial household. Japan's ageing Emperor Akihito will step down in April 2019, marking the end of an imperial era for Japan. Emperor Akihito, 83, said past year that he planned to step down before his death, and Friday's announcement set the date. Akihito is the 125th person to sit on the Chrysanthemum Throne since Emperor Jimmu, said to be a descendant of the legendary sun goddess Amaterasu. (more...)
Missing teen may be with Snapchat predator Missing teen may be with Snapchat predator
- December 01, 2017

The teen's mother has since found out that Heaven was talking to a man she met on Snapchat . "I'm sure he has taken it from her, as it isn't here, and I have torn her room apart", Tammy Cox said in a post. Autumn Rice's case is separate from Cox's case, but Rice's mother sympathizes with Heaven's mother. He is a predator who manipulated her online into believing that he is her friend. (more...)
Senate Ethics Panel Opens Preliminary Inquiry Into Franken Amid Allegations Senate Ethics Panel Opens Preliminary Inquiry Into Franken Amid Allegations
- December 01, 2017

He has apologised and said he welcomes an ethics investigation. He was accused of sexual misconduct by Leeann Tweeden, a radio broadcaster who in 2006 appeared with Franken in an entertainment tour for USA troops serving in war zones. The committee released a statement on Thursday announcing the inquiry by its members, including Chairman Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Vice Chairman Chris Coons (D-DE). (more...)
NYC woman killed in Jamaica had throat slit, body dumped on roadside NYC woman killed in Jamaica had throat slit, body dumped on roadside
- December 01, 2017

The mother and sister said they found out about Gibbon's death after authorities showed her photo to Gibbon's uncle, who owns a hotel in Montego bay. Brunner said Gibbon's father owns a hotel in Jamaica. "I need to know that her life was meaningful and how much she touched all of you". The request had raised $10,594 from 158 people of the $20,000 in donations sought as of Thursday afternoon. (more...)
Andrew Scheer calls for finance minister to step down Andrew Scheer calls for finance minister to step down
- December 01, 2017

Wednesday, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer called for Morneau's resignation from his finance post, saying his caucus had lost confidence in him over the unanswered questions about his stocks, and the ongoing ethics investigation into Morneau over another piece of legislation he tabled. (more...)
Conservative-leaning 'fake news' poll backfires Conservative-leaning 'fake news' poll backfires
- December 01, 2017

A poll conducted by the conservative-leaning Rasmussen Reports , published on Thursday, asked respondents to choose a victor of the first-ever " Fake News Trophy". Meanwhile, 40 percent of Republicans thought CNN should hoist the fake news trophy, compared to just 13 percent of Democrats and 23 percent of voters who are not affiliated with either major party. (more...)
BYU adds future series vs. Houston, Georgia Southern, and Hawaii BYU adds future series vs. Houston, Georgia Southern, and Hawaii
- December 01, 2017

BYU will host Houston at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on October 17, 2020. The Cougars defeated Houston at Reliant Stadium (now NRG Stadium) 47-46 in 2013 before a 33-25 victory in Provo in 2014. The Cougars will play at Paulson Stadium in Statesboro, Georgia, on November 20, 2021, and then host the Eagles in Provo on October 12, 2024, at LaVell Edwards Stadium. (more...)
Turkey sends military equipment to Syrian border Turkey sends military equipment to Syrian border
- December 01, 2017

However, the Pentagon later said the USA was merely "reviewing pending adjustments to the military support provided to our Kurdish partners". "Categorically, we will retrieve the weapons that may endanger our ally", he said, adding that Turkey has the inventory list of weapons the USA gave to the militants of the Syrian wing of PKK, a globally recognized terrorist group. (more...)
Gremio wins Copa Libertadores for the third time Gremio wins Copa Libertadores for the third time
- December 01, 2017

The Brazilians played the attacking style of football that has seen them score 116 goals this year. Meanwhile, Lanus, who have never won the Libertadores, managed a Jose Sand consolation strike to ensure at least some joy on a disappointing night at the Estadio Ciudad de Lanus. (more...)
Kate Steinle shooting: Jury reaches verdict Kate Steinle shooting: Jury reaches verdict
- December 01, 2017

The defense paints the shooting as a freak accident, arguing that the gun accidentally discharged and the bullet ricocheted on the concrete pier 78 feet before hitting Steinle. The defendant had been deported five times.He was scheduled for a sixth deportation in 2015 while he was in federal custody for felony reentry. However, the prosecution painted a very different picture, telling jurors that Zarate deliberately shot the gun towards Steinle while "playing his own secret version of ... (more...)
Today Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) Reported Decrease in Shorted Shares
- December 01, 2017

About 189,544 shares traded or 32.94% up from the average. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $374.00 target price on shares of Northrop Grumman and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. The aerospace company reported $3.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.92 by $0.76. (more...)
Explosions and fire at cosmetics factory ruled accidental Explosions and fire at cosmetics factory ruled accidental
- December 01, 2017

Orange County fire officials determined the November 20 fire began when the static electricity ignited a flammable liquid during the manufacturing process at the Verla International factory in New Windsor. Police said the first explosion occurred around 10.15am. Eight City of Newburgh firefighters also suffered various injuries when the explosions rocked Verla International, and a subsequent fire ripped through a 19,000-square-foot wing of the building at 463 Temple Hill Road. (more...)
Trump donates third-quarter salary to health department Trump donates third-quarter salary to health department
- December 01, 2017

President Donald Trump donated his third quarter salary of 2017 to a government effort to combat the opioid crisis, it was announced Thursday. Acting Health Secretary Eric Hargan on Thursday accepted a check from the president in the amount of $100,000. (more...)
UP: Polling for last phase of urban local bodies elections end UP: Polling for last phase of urban local bodies elections end
- December 01, 2017

The lowest voter turnout was recorded in Moradabad (48.47 per cent), followed by Bareilly (53.17 per cent) and Rae Bareli (54.7 per cent). A total of 3.32 crore voters from all 75 districts exercised their franchise at 36,269 polling booths and 11,389 polling stations in the state during these elections. (more...)
White supremacist featured in NYT profile loses job White supremacist featured in NYT profile loses job
- December 01, 2017

Twenty-five-year-old Tony Hovater, as well as his wife and brother-in-law, had worked at an OH restaurant until Wednesday, when 571 Grill and Draft House in New Carlisle announced they were no longer employed there. Now the two are soliciting money on an "alt-right" website called "Goy Fund Me" and have raised more than $5,000. "It's not for the best to stay in a place that is now public information", Hovater told the Post . (more...)
Silva pens new contract until 2020 Silva pens new contract until 2020
- December 01, 2017

Silva joined City from Valencia in 2010 and has been one the most influential players in the club's history. The Spain global has also been in excellent form this season and already has eight assists in the league, topping the Premier League on that statistic. (more...)
Conyers accuser: 'I am taking a risk' by speaking out Conyers accuser: 'I am taking a risk' by speaking out
- December 01, 2017

I believe Mr. Conyers should resign". She told NBC that she signed a nondisclosure agreement when she reached a settlement with Conyers. Conyers "invited me to the hotel and he has undressed, you know, down to his underwear", Brown told " Today's " Savannah Guthrie . (more...)
State Bank Financial Corporation declares quarterly cash dividend
- December 01, 2017

About 21.88M shares traded or 47.64% up from the average. State Bank Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STBZ) has risen 21.99% since November 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Federated Invsts Pa accumulated 227 shares or 0% of the stock. Among 6 analysts covering State Bank Financial (NASDAQ:STBZ), 2 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 4 Hold. (more...)
Loop Capital Analysts Give Ulta Beauty (ULTA) a $300.00 Price Target Loop Capital Analysts Give Ulta Beauty (ULTA) a $300.00 Price Target
- December 01, 2017

Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in Ulta Beauty by 58.3% in the 3rd quarter. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. raised its stake in shares of Ulta Beauty by 13.0% in the third quarter. The overall volume in the last trading session was 1.99 million shares. A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on ULTA shares. (more...)
Vanguard Group Inc. Has $6.70 Billion Position in Union Pacific Co. (UNP) Vanguard Group Inc. Has $6.70 Billion Position in Union Pacific Co. (UNP)
- December 01, 2017

United States Steel & Carnegie Pension Fund owns 1.13 million shares or 1.42% of their U.S. portfolio. Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ), there were 74 new positions totaling 1,483,214 shares of the company's stock. (more...)

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