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Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP) PT Raised to $18.00 at B. Riley Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP) PT Raised to $18.00 at B. Riley
- December 27, 2017

Institutional investors own 65.29% of the company's stock. Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) has risen 10.44% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.08% the S&P500. 105,341 are held by Parametric Lc. Nomura began coverage on shares of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals in a report on Monday, December 18th. (NASDAQ: SCMP ). Great West Life Assurance Commerce Can, Manitoba - Canada-based fund reported 35,778 shares. (more...)
Kentucky man killed in Weakley Co. officer-involved shooting Kentucky man killed in Weakley Co. officer-involved shooting
- December 27, 2017

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said the incident started with suspect 34-year-old Salvador Byassee of Clinton, Kentucky, evading a Kentucky State Police sobriety checkpoint in Hickman County. Byassee later stole a auto in Weakley County and was again located by the Hickman County Sheriff's Department while they were still in the area. They did not release the name of the officer involved, but said that no officers were injured in the incident. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas Wishes He Sat Out Celtics Postseason Run Isaiah Thomas Wishes He Sat Out Celtics Postseason Run
- December 27, 2017

Even though he sustained his hip injury before the playoffs, the 28-year-old chose to play in the postseason and eventually aggravated it in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cavs and was shut down. "I would've been 100 percent healthy". Shortly after Thomas arrived in Cleveland, doctors determined his hip injury was more severe than initially believed. (more...)
GOP Rep. Francis Rooney Calls for 'Purge' of Federal Bureau of Investigation GOP Rep. Francis Rooney Calls for 'Purge' of Federal Bureau of Investigation
- December 27, 2017

Mueller's team is investigating Russia's efforts to interfere in the election, including whether there was any coordination between the Trump campaign and Moscow. Strzok could be purged, sure", Rooney replied. Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan has called the FBI "corrupt" and claimed recently that the bureau was "putting together a plan" a year ago "to keep Donald Trump from becoming the next president of the United States". (more...)
'Suspicious' holiday package sent to US Treasury Secretary filled with manure 'Suspicious' holiday package sent to US Treasury Secretary filled with manure
- December 27, 2017

The 45-year-old, who works for the Los Angeles County Public Health Department, also shared a cheeky photo on Twitter in which he is seen posing with a shovel, next to a large gift box. There were a lot of frustrated neighbors Saturday. Strong announced on Facebook that he meant to carry out the prank. Not really, " he said , as cited by Al.com. (more...)
Looks to allow property tax prepayment Looks to allow property tax prepayment
- December 27, 2017

The tax law, enacted just before Christmas, has prompted some local governments to revise their rules in a bid to facilitate the last-minute change in federal tax strategies. You will get a refund check for how much you overpaid. Payment has to be made by the end of the week to take advantage of this strategy. Residents of other towns must contact the tax collector to determine if prepayments will be accepted. (more...)
Katharine Graham's son takes his own life aged 69 Katharine Graham's son takes his own life aged 69
- December 27, 2017

His father, Phil, committed suicide by shooting himself with a shotgun in 1963. Both of Graham's parents, and his brother and niece, held the positions of publisher and chief executive before the newspaper was sold to billionaire Jeff Bezos in 2013. (more...)
Placing Tahirul Qadri's name on ECL being mulled Placing Tahirul Qadri's name on ECL being mulled
- December 27, 2017

The Punjab government, at the behest of Lahore High Court, made the report for the Model Town incident public on December 5. At least nine criminal cases were registered against PTI and PAT protesters and leaders. "One brother went out over Panama and the other one will go over the Model Town massacre", he declared. PAT chief had announced earlier this month to launch protests against ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) over Model Town massacre. (more...)
Worth Watching Stock Hecla Mining Co. (HL)
- December 27, 2017

A company that manages their assets well will have a higher return, while a company that manages their assets poorly will have a lower return. For the current quarter Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) has high EPS estimates of $0.05 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $-0.02. (more...)
Korean Officials Allegedly Involved in Ballistic Missile Program
- December 27, 2017

Kim is apparently anxious that economic sanctions aimed at North Korea are driving more of the population into open rebellion. The men are said to be key leaders of the country's missile program, which has already led to many sanctions. The official newspaper of the North's Workers' Party, the Rodong Sinmun, ran an editorial on Tuesday that said they need to be gripped with "a fever of studying" so that all party members will be armed with ideologies and theories suggested in the "historic ... (more...)
Myanmar says it will drop charges against journalists Myanmar says it will drop charges against journalists
- December 27, 2017

Turkish state broadcaster TRT World producer Mok Choy Lin , from Malaysia, freelance camera operator Lau Hon Meng , from Singapore, and two Myanmar citizens - their interpreter Ko Aung Naing Soe and driver U Hla Tin - were detained by the police on October 27 for attempting to fly a drone near Myanmar's Parliament in the administrative capital of Naypyitaw. (more...)
Thousands hit the high street for Boxing Day sales Thousands hit the high street for Boxing Day sales
- December 27, 2017

As the festive season comes to an end, Britain's high streets are expecting a six percent increase in visitors than the average day. Just a day after all the Christmas presents are opened and Santa has returned to the North, shoppers are getting ready to courageous the malls and stores across the country to find the deals of the year. (more...)
People Found Dead in Home Basement At Troy, New York
- December 27, 2017

Maloy said all four deaths are being treated as suspicious, but declined to offer further details on the investigation. DeWolf said the passings "seem suspicious", The (Albany) Times Union revealed. Troy Police asked for the assistance of New York State Police, which has released few details as of 3:20 p.m. Officers swarmed the street, cordoning off the area around the home. (more...)
China, Pakistan and Afghanistan Boost Trilateral Cooperation China, Pakistan and Afghanistan Boost Trilateral Cooperation
- December 27, 2017

Improvement of Afghanistan-Pakistan relations was high on the agenda of a meeting of the foreign ministers from the two and China in Beijing on Tuesday. "How that could happen needs the three countries to reach a gradual consensus, tackling easier, smaller projects first", he said. On the security front, the next step for the diplomats will be crafting a Memorandum of Understanding on Counter-Terrorism Cooperation. (more...)
Cold, with above normal precipitation, predicted for Thursday night and early Friday Cold, with above normal precipitation, predicted for Thursday night and early Friday
- December 27, 2017

There are cold temperatures forecast for Columbia later this week, "and above normal precipitation are in our future", according to the National Weather Service in Columbia. Forecasters are also watching an advancing arctic front expected to bring below-freezing temperatures to the Athens area. Thursday will be colder still, with a high of only 37 and an overnight low at about 26. (more...)
Israel woos ten countries to move embassies to Jerusalem Israel woos ten countries to move embassies to Jerusalem
- December 27, 2017

Guatemala, with its strong evangelical population, is the first country to follow suit. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem Sunday, Dec. In related news, the Jerusalem-based Friends of Zion Heritage Center announced a global campaign to encourage other countries to move their embassies to Jerusalem . (more...)
PD: Children, woman shot and killed in Phoenix apartment
- December 27, 2017

When it was determined that they were dead, police entered the apartment and captured the man alive. Prior to that officers had spent hours trying to talk to the man in hopes that eh would release the two children if they were in fact still alive. (more...)
(NYSE:MCO) Shares Bought by Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC
- December 27, 2017

The fund bought 10,507 shares of the business services provider's stock, valued at approximately $1,463,000. Meritage Group Lp who had been investing in Moodys Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $28.09B market cap company. (more...)
Pro-Trump Singer Files Sexual Assault Report Against Corey Lewandowski Pro-Trump Singer Files Sexual Assault Report Against Corey Lewandowski
- December 27, 2017

Villa "disclosed she was the victim of a sexual assault", according to a copy of the report obtained by TPM. Villa, 31, told Politico she met Lewandowski through a mutual friend at an invite-only party in November. "Then he smacks my ass again". The report comes days after Villa told Politico that Lewandowski slapped her "on the butt hard, twice - even after she voiced an objection". (more...)
Institutional Investor's Anti-Conocophillips (NYSE:COP) Sentiment In Q3 2017
- December 27, 2017

Sii Investments Inc sold 40,993 shares as Conocophillips (COP)'s stock declined 0.06%. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of ConocoPhillips from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. As per Monday, July 24, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. Assessment of the company with respect to its balance sheet strength is in growth of PB at 2.21 and there might be scope for a upgrade to its outlook. (more...)
Trump predicts mandate repeal will kill ObamaCare, spur replacement plan Trump predicts mandate repeal will kill ObamaCare, spur replacement plan
- December 27, 2017

President Donald Trump turns to talk to the gathered media during a Christmas Eve video teleconference with members of the mIlitary at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Sunday, Dec. A recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll said 42 percent of Americans would maintain the mandate, while 55 per cent would repeal it. President Trump said Republicans and Democrats would work together on health care. (more...)
German FM can't imagine Turkey and Ukraine in EU German FM can't imagine Turkey and Ukraine in EU
- December 27, 2017

A smart Brexit deal could serve as a model for the EU's future relations with other non-member states, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel says. The bloc may choose instead to invent other forms of cooperation, including those modelled on the EU's post-Brexit relations with Britain. Later that year, French diplomat Pierre Vimont, who helped negotiate the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement, told Dutch publication Volkskraant that Germany, France, Austria, Belgium and the Netherlands ... (more...)
Liberia elections: presidential run-off vote on Tuesday Liberia elections: presidential run-off vote on Tuesday
- December 27, 2017

Sirleaf managed to get Liberia's tremendous debts forgiven, which was a remarkable achievement, as as journalist Helene Cooper explained to NPR earlier this year. Coming from an under-privileged background, Weah is trying to give people hope for the future. "You should avoid areas of demonstrations and protests and exercise caution in the vicinity of any large gatherings, " the embassy said. (more...)
UN Supports Philippines in Aftermath of Deadly Storm UN Supports Philippines in Aftermath of Deadly Storm
- December 27, 2017

Two towns badly hit were Tubod and Piagapo, where a number of homes were buried by boulders. There are ongoing search operations for more than 30 people that were carried away by flash floods in Anungan, a fishing village in the south-east of the island, where five bodies have already been recovered. (more...)
Trailer with shipment of veal stolen in northwest Toronto Trailer with shipment of veal stolen in northwest Toronto
- December 27, 2017

Sometime between 3 p.m. yesterday and 5 a.m. today, police say a thief or thieves stole the vehicle and its contents. The trailer is described as a white, 48-foot refrigerated trailer, with a blue "W" and "White Valley" on the side. Police on Tuesday released photos of the veal packaging and the company logo to help with the search. Anyone who has information about the trailer or the incident is asked to call police at 416-808-3100 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477. (more...)
Library of Congress will no longer collect every public tweet Library of Congress will no longer collect every public tweet
- December 27, 2017

The Library of Congress issued a white paper about the policy change ( read it here ). For years now, the Library of Congress has been archiving every single public tweet. From December 31, 2017, the Library will archive tweets based on the guidelines outlined in its Collections Policy Statement and associated documents. (more...)
Portion of historic Jackson magnolia at White House to be cut down Portion of historic Jackson magnolia at White House to be cut down
- December 27, 2017

Other first ladies and dignitaries have gifted seedlings from the tree. The iconic tree reaches from the ground floor of the White House past the second-level executive residence. The magnolia has a love story behind it, though a bittersweet one. The document from the United States National Arboretum also noted that "the high winds resulting from frequent helicopter landings complicates the future of the [west limb]", saying that it "may fail in an unpredictable way". (more...)
USA sanctions two N Koreans over missile program: statement USA sanctions two N Koreans over missile program: statement
- December 27, 2017

This image shows U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin. On December 22, the UN Security Council unanimously approved new sanctions on North Korea in response to last month's launch of a ballistic missile that Pyongyang says is capable of reaching anywhere on the USA mainland. (more...)
Oxford Street panic: Woman hurt after 'shots fired' false alarm Oxford Street panic: Woman hurt after 'shots fired' false alarm
- December 27, 2017

On 24 November - Black Friday - many shoppers fled in panic after reports of shots fired and armed police searched Oxford Circus Tube station and various stores. A Twitter user wrote: "Well, was shopping in House of Fraser at the time and all the jewellery was on the floor, perfume bottles smashed everywhere". (more...)
Deputy punches through iced-over pond to rescue drowning 8-year-old Deputy punches through iced-over pond to rescue drowning 8-year-old
- December 27, 2017

Monday, after he fell through the ice while chasing a dog. Another child saw the incident, realized he was unable to help the boy and ran to notify the boy's parents. He quickly removed his police gear, and punched through the ice to make a pathway to the boy, who was struggling in the icy water about 25 feet away from the shore, the release states. (more...)

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