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Britain Says West Must Defend Undersea Cables From Russian Attack Britain Says West Must Defend Undersea Cables From Russian Attack
- December 15, 2017

Air Chief Marshal Stuart Peach says cutting or disrupting the cables could have a "potentially catastrophic" economic effect. Russian Federation poses a threat to Britain's internet access and trade because under-sea communication cables are vulnerable to the country's Navy, the head of the Armed Forces has warned. (more...)
The Thomas Fire as Seen From Around Southern California The Thomas Fire as Seen From Around Southern California
- December 15, 2017

He was the father of a 2-year-old girl named Evie; his wife, Ashley, is expecting their second daughter this spring. The winds are pushing the fire east and northeast, through Fillmore and toward the Santa Clarita Valley area. Thousands have had to evacuate and nearly 1 000 buildings have been razed, a lot of them single-family houses, while another 18 000 are still seen as under threat. (more...)
Australia child sexual abuse inquiry reports 'catastrophic failures of leadership' Australia child sexual abuse inquiry reports 'catastrophic failures of leadership'
- December 15, 2017

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has finally concluded, handing down a mammoth 189 new recommendations to prevent child sexual abuse in Australian institutions and provide justice to the tens of thousands of people suffering the effects of historic abuse. (more...)
White House defends its diversity amid Omarosa exit White House defends its diversity amid Omarosa exit
- December 15, 2017

The " Late Night " host played a clip of Newman denying she was sacked and insisting she had resigned during a conversation with President Donald Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly . Sanders ended her briefing with a quip that appeared to reference Ryan's reporting on Manigault Newman's departure and their previous animosity. "If you want to reach out to HR, they might be able to walk you through that in a more detailed way", Sanders said. (more...)
Day before Rahul Gandhi's official elevation, Sonia Gandhi announces retirement Day before Rahul Gandhi's official elevation, Sonia Gandhi announces retirement
- December 15, 2017

The 71-year-old Sonia Gandhi , is the longest-serving president of the Congress party, retaining the post for 19 years after she became party president in 1998. Mr. Gandhi also condemned Mr. Modi's insinuation that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and other Congress leaders had connived with Pakistan to influence the Gujarat elections. (more...)
Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' out of Oscars Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' out of Oscars
- December 15, 2017

However, these films were never conferred an Oscar. High-profile films like Angelina Jolie's First They Killed My father and Robin Campillo's prize-winning BPM (Beats Per Minute) have been omitted from the race. Despite the black comedy receiving vast support and appreciation from all over the world, " Newton " failed to make the cut for the next round of voting. (more...)
Israel threatens to return Lebanon 'to the Stone Age' Israel threatens to return Lebanon 'to the Stone Age'
- December 15, 2017

Katz made these comments against the backdrop of Hezbollah warning that it would be shifting its battleground to Israel from Syria over the recent Jerusalem step . A top Israeli minister has threatened to return Lebanon "to the Stone Age" as he warned that his country would not stay silent against the Shia militant group Hezbollah. (more...)
Sandy Hook victims honored in Wall of Remembrance Sandy Hook victims honored in Wall of Remembrance
- December 15, 2017

A vast divide between Americans who own guns and those who don't was also seen on other aspects of the debate. We are not the only country with mental health problems. "And she burst into my office, flung her arms around me.and she whispered into my ear, 'Keep going.' And she unclasped her arms, looked at me and said, 'That's all I wanted to come and tell you.' And after a few pleasantries, she walked out the door..." On the fifth anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, ... (more...)
White House Press Briefing 12/14/2017 White House Press Briefing 12/14/2017
- December 15, 2017

The question, which Trump did not respond to, took place after he signed off on the National Defense Authorization Act for the 2018 fiscal year. The correspondent told CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer that he would not be "intimidated". White House reporters are hosting a Christmas party on Thursday, where everyone brings food or drink for a celebration after the briefing. "I guess if you want to continue the trend of the day, the day began with the president saying things about the junior senator ... (more...)
Will Snap Ties With BJP Government Within One Year, Says Aaditya Thackeray Will Snap Ties With BJP Government Within One Year, Says Aaditya Thackeray
- December 15, 2017

This is not the first time when the Shiv Sena has issued such a remark. The Sena scion did not spare the BJP on several issues. "However, all of you will have to come together to support the Sena and bring it to power". "This is what Aaditya Thackeray has tried to conveyed", the Shiv Sena leader told ANI. The long term ally of Bharatiya Janata Party in Maharashtra - the Shiva Sena again strongly indicated that it will part ways with the saffron party and contest the 2019 assembly elections ... (more...)
Suspect wounded, expected to survive after standoff with police Suspect wounded, expected to survive after standoff with police
- December 15, 2017

After the shooting, the suspect barricaded himself inside a home. Police say one of the officers had returned fire but it was unclear if the suspect was hit. The firearm used to shoot the officers has not yet been recovered, McGuire said. The suspect, said to be 37 years-old, was given medical attention until paramedics arrived and transported him to the hospital. (more...)
Prominent appeals court judge to be investigated over sex misconduct claims Prominent appeals court judge to be investigated over sex misconduct claims
- December 15, 2017

It isn't all, as it turns out. Murphy, a former 9th Circuit clerk, described how the judge had commented on how she should work out naked in a gym during a discussion with her and other clerks - pressing on as others in the group tried to change the subject. (more...)
PM Abbasi chairs meeting of parliamentary leaders over FATA reforms PM Abbasi chairs meeting of parliamentary leaders over FATA reforms
- December 15, 2017

Although the parliamentary affairs minister had not cited any specific reason for the move, Deputy Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi said the minister had stated that the bill had been withdrawn due to "technical reasons". "Don't humiliate the people of Fata", the emotionally charged MNA said. As Qaumi Watan Party chief Aftab Sherpao was speaking later, PTI lawmaker Ali Muhammad interrupted him and said those willing to talk about Kabul should go there. (more...)
VanEck Vectors Short High-Yield Muni ETF (SHYD) Rises 0.21% for Dec 13
- December 15, 2017

At the time of writing, Municipal Short Vaneck ETF (SMB) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 24.31. The stock price of GDXJ is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -0.83% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -3.86%. (more...)
Four dead after helicopter crash in eastern Ontario Four dead after helicopter crash in eastern Ontario
- December 15, 2017

Tina Hunt of the OPP said. Emergency crews responded to the crash scene while the Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre at CFB Trenton dispatched a Hercules aircraft and Griffon helicopter. A spokesman for the Transportation Safety Board said a team of investigators was en route to the crash site and was expected to arrive by late afternoon. (more...)
California sues DeVos over debt relief for defrauded students California sues DeVos over debt relief for defrauded students
- December 15, 2017

The two previous lawsuits also involve for-profit schools and debt relief. Prior to Secretary DeVos's appointment, the Department had granted this critical relief to 28,000 student victims who were no different than those with pending claims. (more...)
What's Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) Upside After Achieving 52-Week High?
- December 15, 2017

About 200 shares traded. It has outperformed by 64.35% the S&P500. (NYSE: BBY ) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: " Best Buy Co Inc ". (NYSE: BBY ) or 173,630 shares. Art Advsr Limited Liability Com holds 162,800 shares or 0.49% of its portfolio. Bogle Invest LP De invested 0.9% of its portfolio in Best Buy Co., Inc. (more...)
JP Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Shares Sold by Boys Arnold & Co JP Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Shares Sold by Boys Arnold & Co
- December 15, 2017

With 11.27 million shares average volume, it will take short sellers 3 days to cover their JPM's short positions. Summit Materials, Inc. (NYSE:SUM) has risen 29.53% since December 14, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE: JPM ) for 85,020 shares. (NYSE: JPM ). Adage Prtn Gp Ltd Liability Com has 1.15% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. First American Financial had 15 analyst reports since September 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Toll Brothers (TOL) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.02 EPS
- December 15, 2017

When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 1.35. About 2.81M shares traded or 28.59% up from the average. Brown Advisory Inc. now owns 29,169 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $1,209,000 after acquiring an additional 8,864 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
EU Leaders Agree to Prolong Anti-Russian Economic Sanctions EU Leaders Agree to Prolong Anti-Russian Economic Sanctions
- December 15, 2017

The sanctions are just one part of a raft of measures the European Union has imposed on Russian Federation for its role in the conflict in Ukraine and misuse of Ukrainian state funds. "[It is] an important political decision by the leaders of the European Union to continue economic sanctions against Russian Federation for violating Ukraine's territorial integrity and unwillingness to stop hybrid aggression against our country", Poroshenko wrote on his official Facebook page. (more...)
20th year of Shop With A Cop was a success 20th year of Shop With A Cop was a success
- December 15, 2017

Anyone interested in assisting the Bethlehem Township Shop with a Cop program in any way can reach officer Dean Wilson at 610-814-6418 or investigator Tony Stevens at 610-814-6473. "A lot of them have never really talked to officers", said Lt. Sales. "I love this and I'm going to buy me a hover board". Police is hopeful that events like these will create a strong bond with the community, and make positive interactions at a young age. (more...)
Syrian Peace Talks Stall Again Over Assad's Role In Political Transition Syrian Peace Talks Stall Again Over Assad's Role In Political Transition
- December 15, 2017

The government engaged me with only on (discussions about) terrorism. UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Syria Staffan de Mistura gestures at a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, Dec. Ja'afari slammed the Syrian opposition for its so-called Riyadh communique, issued in Saudi Arabia before the Geneva talks, in which it stated that its ultimate goal was to see Assad step down at the start of a political process. (more...)
Democratic Rep Kihuen Again Accused of Unwanted Sexual Advances Democratic Rep Kihuen Again Accused of Unwanted Sexual Advances
- December 15, 2017

She was inspired to come forward after his finance director on the 2016 campaign accused him of touching her thighs, hounding her for dates and making unwanted sexual advances. Al Franken, D-Minn., resigned and Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., retired after allegations surfaced against the men from multiple accusers. Kihuen now faces increased pressure from party leaders and colleagues to step down following the second accusation of inappropriate behavior. (more...)
Nephews of Venezuelan president's wife get 18 years in prison Nephews of Venezuelan president's wife get 18 years in prison
- December 15, 2017

Efrain Antonio Campo Flores, 31, and Francisco Flores de Freitas, 32, were convicted by a NY jury past year after being arrested in a United States sting operation Haiti in 2015. She said the sentence was too lenient. The two men denied the charges before they were convicted by a jury in November 2016. Trujillo said he believes the timing was no coincidence, since it was clear that sentencing in the case of the Flores cousins was going to occur this week. (more...)
US Vice President Pence delays Israel trip due to Congress vote
- December 15, 2017

Any plans that Pence - who is known to be deeply religious - may have had to make the pilgrimage to Bethlehem also appear to have been thwarted. Vice President Mike Pence is delaying his trip to the Middle East to stick around for the vote on Republicans' sweeping tax overhaul. (more...)
Mouni Roy To Make An Entry On Salman Khan's Bigg Boss 11 Mouni Roy To Make An Entry On Salman Khan's Bigg Boss 11
- December 15, 2017

He said that Akash has a slouched posture and he looks aged. Sayantani who plays Neela in Naamkarann had earlier praised Vikas for his smart moves in the game, and it's good to see the actress bashing him when he was wrong. Arshi also gets too see Puneesh and Akash talk about her. While her answer isn't surprising, when asked whom other than her husband is a potential victor, pat came a name, Shilpa Shinde . (more...)
PM Modi travels by sea plane PM Modi travels by sea plane
- December 15, 2017

John Goulet, the pilot who flew the seaplane, described his VIP rider as "a very good passenger ". Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani claimed this was the first time a seaplane landed on a water body in the country. "Tomorrow for the first time in the history of the country a sea-plane will land on the Sabarmati river". As PM Modi announced his sea-plane plan on Twitter on Monday evening, he also said, "With air, roads & rail connectivity, our Government is making efforts for ... (more...)
UC San Diego receives over 116000 applications for admission next fall UC San Diego receives over 116000 applications for admission next fall
- December 15, 2017

UCLA received more than 100,000 freshman applicants for the second year in a row, according to data released by the University of California on Thursday. At the California freshman level, Native American applicants increased by 11 percent, Latino and Mexican-American applicants rose by 10 percent, and African American applicants went up by 8 percent, compared to fall 2017. (more...)
Police in contact with MI authorities about possible link to remains found Police in contact with MI authorities about possible link to remains found
- December 15, 2017

The three Skelton bothers disappeared from Morenci, Mich . just after Thanksgiving 7 years ago. An anthropologist estimated the children's ages to be 2-4 years old, 5-8 years old and 6-10 years old. If anything suspicious is located, please contact the MSP immediately. State Police are investigating possibility that remains found in Montana are three missing boys from mid-Michigan. (more...)
Ryan's Office Pushes Back On Reports That He's Considering Retiring
- December 15, 2017

Close friends tell CNN Ryan is suffering from "Trump-haustion". Sources close to Ryan have confirmed to Breitbart News that the Speaker is considering retiring after nine terms in the House. White House representatives brushed aside new reports that speaker of the House Paul Ryan is looking to exit his position in the next year. Dems push for more money to fight opioids MORE (R-Wis.) over reports that he is "soul searching" on whether he plans to remain in public office. (more...)

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