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Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say Plane passenger spots man texting about sex abuse of kids, authorities say
- August 08, 2017

At a news conference Thursday, San Jose Police Sgt. Brian Spears said investigators were able to rescue the children before the assault. "She gets on a plane, a normal citizen minding her business. The police confirmed that the case was more than disturbing texts. Following the information that was given by her to the authorities, two children of 5 and 7 years of age were identified as the potential victims. (more...)
Memorial procession for firefighter killed in Lolo Peak fire set for Monday Memorial procession for firefighter killed in Lolo Peak fire set for Monday
- August 08, 2017

The Mentone resident was a member of the Vista Grande hotshot crew, based in Idyllwild. The remains of Brent M. Witham, a firefighter for San Bernardino National Forest, arrived from Montana at the air tanker base around 3 p.m., and were from there taken to the memorial park on Washington Street in Loma Linda. (more...)
CPS lays off 950, including 356 teachers; delays releasing its budget CPS lays off 950, including 356 teachers; delays releasing its budget
- August 08, 2017

Senate Bill 1, the funding measure, was approved by the General Assembly two months ago but not sent to Rauner until July 31 - a delay many Republicans have called a crisis manufactured by majority Democrats. Additionally, 134 elementary school support personnel and 466 high school support personnel will be laid off. Last year, CPS laid off more than 500 teachers and another 500 school-based staff members prior to the beginning of the year. (more...)
Agriculture secretary, farmers talk bill Agriculture secretary, farmers talk bill
- August 08, 2017

The goal of the session has been listed as a Farm Bill listening session. "The MPP program was developed as part of the 2014 Farm Bill and it's simply not working", he said. The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture paid a visit to central Illinois Monday. Perdue, who was Donald Trump's final cabinet member to be sworn in this year, said the trip was spawned from the president's executive order on rural prosperity. (more...)
(SD)-Citations Down, Drunken Driving Arrests Up At Sturgis Rally (SD)-Citations Down, Drunken Driving Arrests Up At Sturgis Rally
- August 08, 2017

Still, even with the drop in traffic a year ago, 226 motorcycle crashes were reported in Wyoming. The Argus Leader says 28 drivers were arrested for driving drunk, five more than previous year. The 25-year-old male driver of the Corolla was pronounced dead at the scene. Public safety officials said bikers should travel at lower speeds since many rally attendees aren't used to some of the Black Hills' narrow and winding roads. (more...)
US moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum US moves to have North Korea suspended from Asia forum
- August 08, 2017

During the meetings, Tillerson is expected to press China and other Asian countries to take tougher action against North Korea , senior USA officials said. The Philippines used to be a vocal critic of Beijing's expansionism but under President Rodrigo Duterte , it has sought to downplay the dispute with China in return for Chinese investments and aid. (more...)
Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL the most talented he's coached Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL the most talented he's coached
- August 08, 2017

Schiano served as the head coach of the Bucs for the 2012 and 2013 seasons where he had several talented star-studded playmakers like McCoy and Michael Bennett on his roster. Also on that Tampa line was Michael Bennett. "Tremendous player, but that was one guy", Schiano said to the Big Ten Network on Sunday via ESPN. He's picked up 30.5 more sacks with the Seahawks and been to two Pro Bowls. (more...)
Virginia man sues Republican Party for failing to repeal Virginia man sues Republican Party for failing to repeal "Obamacare"
- August 08, 2017

The White House has "learned how hard it is to thread the needle with 52 senators", Short said. And South Carolina Republican Sen. Meanwhile, the investigation into Trump and his campaign's relations with Russian Federation in connection with its meddling in Trump's favour in the 2016 election has continued out of the public's sight. (more...)
EU, Australia sign framework agreement on security, trade cooperation
- August 08, 2017

Bolivar said the ministers also expressed appreciation for the role being played by the Asean-Korea Center, which implements work programs and activities to strengthen mutual cooperation and deepen friendship among Asean members and South Korea. (more...)
Arizona woman becomes 55th sent to death row in US Arizona woman becomes 55th sent to death row in US
- August 08, 2017

Allen was eligible for the death penalty because the jury found "aggravating factors" to the case, according to Vincent Funari, public information officer for the Superior Court of Arizona. His trial is scheduled to start on October 9. Sammantha Allen, 28, was convicted of first degree murder in the killing of her 10-year-old cousin Ame Deal. (more...)
A Trump Supporter Sues Republicans For Not Repealing Obamacare A Trump Supporter Sues Republicans For Not Repealing Obamacare
- August 08, 2017

No, Mitch, there isn't a chance. Republicans may still like President Trump, but they aren't yet exhausted of winning - not even close. If Trump stops the payments, insurance companies offering plans through the exchanges would either raise premiums to account for lost funding, or leave the market altogether. (more...)
Charli XCX, Halsey Bring 'Girl Power' to Lollapalooza with Spice Girls Cover Charli XCX, Halsey Bring 'Girl Power' to Lollapalooza with Spice Girls Cover
- August 08, 2017

The two pop princess performed a cover of the Spice Girls "Wannabe" and the crowd went WILD! The "Boys" singer handled the first verse of the unexpected cover herself before introducing Halsey, who wasn't a scheduled performer at this year's Lollapalooza in Chicago. (more...)
Suspect involved in shootout with officers ID'd by coroner Suspect involved in shootout with officers ID'd by coroner
- August 08, 2017

You're not listening to our command". The footage, released on Friday, shows Officer Richard Nelson, 33, and another unnamed officer having a tense conversation with Miguel Salas, 25, after they approached his auto. Following the treatment, he is said to be "ok" at his home, according to Clark County Assistant Sheriff Tom Roberts. Metro Police Sgt. Jeff Clark said in a press conference that police had been called out to a report of a suspicious vehicle linked to a stolen cellphone. (more...)
USDA Staff Are Now Supposed to Avoid Using the Term 'Climate Change' USDA Staff Are Now Supposed to Avoid Using the Term 'Climate Change'
- August 08, 2017

Apparently, U.S. Department of Agriculture staff are now supposed to say "weather extremes" instead. She writes that "we won't change the modeling, just how we talk about it-there are a lot of benefits to putting carbon back in the sail [sic], climate mitigation is just one of them", and that a colleague from public affairs gave advice to "tamp down on discretionary messaging right now". (more...)
9/11 victim identified 16 years on 9/11 victim identified 16 years on
- August 08, 2017

It is the first time in roughly two years that the remains of a victim of the World Trade Center attacks has been positively identified. His name has been withheld at his family's request, the New York City medical examiner's office said. (more...)
When Gujarat Congress MLAs tied Rakhi to DK Shivakumar
- August 08, 2017

The Congress had sent its 44 legislators here on July 29 to fend off what it alleged were "poaching" attempts by the BJP . "All our MLAs have invited their family members to the resort to celebrate "Rakshabandhan". We have barred policemen from entering the resort. Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has said it will be good for the BJP to have party President Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha. (more...)
Design Company Uses Swastika to Promote 'Love and Peace' Design Company Uses Swastika to Promote 'Love and Peace'
- August 07, 2017

However, some of the company's designs featured swastikas like those commonly associated with Nazi Germany, and the website has followed the up with the "Hitler did nothing wrong ever" T-shirts, offering no explanation for its decision to do so despite the criticism it received for its swastika design shirts. (more...)
Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC) Experiences Lighter than Usual Trading Volume
- August 07, 2017

Finally, Korea Investment CORP purchased a new stake in Kinross Gold Corporation during the first quarter valued at $271,000. 16,249,040 shares of the company were exchanged. Analysts forecast that Kinross Gold Corporation will post $0.07 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Kinross Gold Corporation had a return on equity of 3.63% and a net margin of 1.54%. (more...)
TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key out soon, check here TNPSC Group 2 Answer Key out soon, check here
- August 07, 2017

All the hopefuls appeared for the TNPSC Group 2A examination who are keen to check the TNPSC Group IIA answer key PDF 2017 can download from the TNPSC official website , tnpscexams.net. Answer key related updates can be directly found at tnpsc.gov.in/answerkeys. So far, there are no recorded reports of malpractice at any of the venues. (more...)
La Unión Europea no reconoció la Asamblea La Unión Europea no reconoció la Asamblea
- August 07, 2017

La UE expresó igualmente su preocupación por el fin de la casa por cárcel de los dirigentes opositores Leopoldo López y Antonio Ledezma, . En esa nota, los países de la Unión Europea piden a Maduro que tome “medidas urgentes para rectificar el curso de los acontecimientos”, señala EFE. (more...)
Arab world to witness partial lunar eclipse today Arab world to witness partial lunar eclipse today
- August 07, 2017

A partial lunar eclipse happens when the Earth moves between the Sun and the Moon, but they are not precisely aligned. "For those who follow Hindu traditions, the eclipse has mythological and religious significance". FANCY watching the next solar and lunar eclipses , from right here in the UK? Solar eclipses are vastly different from lunar eclipses . In Malta the eclipse will be already underway when the Moon rises and becomes visible in the fading daylight after sunset. (more...)
Shares of Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) are value at $10.58
- August 07, 2017

SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Callon Petroleum Company's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.18 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $1.02 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $2.22 EPS. Callon Petroleum had a negative net margin of 1.42% and a positive return on equity of 4.23%. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 22.7, and it's gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. (more...)
Kats In At No. 3 In STATS FCS Preseason Poll Kats In At No. 3 In STATS FCS Preseason Poll
- August 07, 2017

The first major preseason poll of the year confirmed what Eastern Washington football fans already know: The Eagles have become a fixture among the FCS elite. Hall. The Fighting Hawks went 9-3 in 2016, including 8-0 in Big Sky Conference play to capture a share of the conference title. The Bucs are coming off back-to-back Big South titles and return 16 starters from a 2016 squad that beat three ranked teams en route to a second consecutive playoff appearance. (more...)
Barack Obama Now Has His Very Own Holiday In Illinois Barack Obama Now Has His Very Own Holiday In Illinois
- August 07, 2017

On Aug. 4, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill that will make Aug. 4 "Barack Obama Day". The former President Barack Obama is a very respectful person in IL, he began his political career in this state Senate in 1997 and served there until his election to the US Senate in 2004. (more...)
Flake: GOP should have stood up to birtherism, 'lock her up' chants Flake: GOP should have stood up to birtherism, 'lock her up' chants
- August 07, 2017

Republicans can push something through the Senate with 50 votes because Vice President Mike Pence can cast a tie-breaking vote. Bernie Sanders , an Independent who caucuses with the Democrats, and 42 Democratic colleagues. "We are looking for a way forward" to pass a debt limit increase "sometime in the next month or so", McConnell said after meeting with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer. (more...)
Japan says time for Japan says time for "effective pressure" on North Korea, not dialogue
- August 07, 2017

Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, who is chairing the Manila meetings, said on Friday ASEAN would not consider expelling North Korea from the ARF. The Philippines, under previous president Benigno Aquino, had been one of the most vocal critics of China and filed a case before a UN-backed tribunal. (more...)
Knicks hire Craig Robinson, Bucks executive and Obama's brother-in-law, for front-office job Knicks hire Craig Robinson, Bucks executive and Obama's brother-in-law, for front-office job
- August 07, 2017

Yahoo's The Vertical was the first to report on the hire Monday. In the wake of the ouster of former team president Phil Jackson , the Knicks have named Mills president and hired Scott Perry from the Kings as general manager. However, ESPN's Ian Begley says Allan Houston will remain as the GM of their G-League team . For the Bucks, Robinson joins John Hammond and Billy McKinney among the experienced executives to have departed the Bucks' front office this summer. (more...)
20 injured in blast near Band Road in Lahore 20 injured in blast near Band Road in Lahore
- August 07, 2017

As per media reports, the truck was coming from Swat, when the explosion happened in the Bund road area of Lahore . The police official said that explosives were hidden in the truck which accidentally triggered around 9pm, causing damage to scores of vehicles parked in the area. (more...)
Iowa Woman Killed In Rice County Wrong-Way Crash Iowa Woman Killed In Rice County Wrong-Way Crash
- August 07, 2017

The collision occurred at the intersection of Highway 19 and Bagley Avenue, just off of Interstate 35, near Northfield. A 30-year-old woman who was also in the auto suffered non-life threatening injuries. Both Merseal and Von Weine were wearing seat belts, the patrol says. But at around 12:14 a.m. Sunday, a Lincoln Navigator traveling the wrong way in the westbound lane of Highway 19 crashed into Merseal's auto head-on, the State Patrol says. (more...)
Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by DZ Bank AG Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by DZ Bank AG
- August 07, 2017

LLBH Private Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in Fresenius Medical Care Corporation during the second quarter worth about $230,000. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 8,663 shares of the company's stock worth $365,000 after buying an additional 3,570 shares in the last quarter. (more...)