Worldwide


ConCourt Ruling On Zuma Impeachment Proceedings Imminent ConCourt Ruling On Zuma Impeachment Proceedings Imminent
- December 29, 2017

This followed the court's ruling that he had broken his oath of office. The Economic Freedom Fighters' bid to have President Jacob Zuma face impeachment proceedings in the National Assembly was heard at the Constitutional Court on 5 September 2017. (more...)
Akufo-Addo congratulates George Weah Akufo-Addo congratulates George Weah
- December 29, 2017

She led the country's recovery from back-to-back civil wars and saw it through an Ebola outbreak that killed almost 5,000 Liberians in 2014-2015. This marks the first time in 70 years that Liberia will transfer power from one elected president to another. (more...)
UNSC investigates claims of illegal oil trade between China, North Korea UNSC investigates claims of illegal oil trade between China, North Korea
- December 29, 2017

Asked at a regular briefing whether Chinese ships were illegally providing oil to North Korean ships, Chinese Defence Ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang reiterated that China, including the military, strictly enforced United Nations resolutions on North Korea. (more...)
Mystery person leaves gift-wrapped manure for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Mystery person leaves gift-wrapped manure for Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
- December 29, 2017

Robby Strong , a Los Angeles psychologist, told AL.com that he was behind the prank that shut down streets in L.A.'s affluent Bel-Air neighborhood as a police bomb squad responded to a report of a suspicious package. Agents "just showed up in my yard". "The thing I live by is a rule of transparency and I was exercising my First Amendment rights", he said. Authorities do not believe the package posed any serious threat. (more...)
Doug Jones Files Motion to Dismiss Roy Moore Lawsuit Doug Jones Files Motion to Dismiss Roy Moore Lawsuit
- December 29, 2017

At 1 p.m. Thursday, Alabama's election officials - all Republicans - are scheduled to certify the election. A Jones campaign spokesman dismissed the Moore complaint outright. He was set to cruise to victory until allegations by several women, first reported by the Washington Post , that he assaulted, molested or pursued several of them when they were teenagers, including sexually touching one who was 14 at the time. (more...)
How To Prepay Property Tax If Your Bank Usually Pays For You How To Prepay Property Tax If Your Bank Usually Pays For You
- December 29, 2017

Those prepaying homeowners will nearly certainly be able to deduct their taxes under the 2017 rules. "We're working on a refund policy right now", said Craig Fifer, spokesman for the City of Alexandria, which has accepted prepayments for many years. (more...)
Italy dissolves parliament for March 4 election Italy dissolves parliament for March 4 election
- December 29, 2017

Elections must take place by May 2018, but the early dissolution of parliament is a recognition that Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni's government is crumbling. His predecessor, Matteo Renzi, quit in December 2016 after voters threw out his planned constitutional reforms in a referendum. The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (MS5) has a lead with about 28 percent support, according to opinion polls. (more...)
Toronto Zoo Has Welcomed A Brand New Baby White Rhino Toronto Zoo Has Welcomed A Brand New Baby White Rhino
- December 29, 2017

The zoo reports that the calf is healthy and strong, weighing in at a whopping 62.3 kilograms (137 pounds) - that is a big baby - and "has very hairy ears". A white rhino's gestation period is about 425-496 days, so snaps for Zohari. According to the IUCN, at the end of the 19th century the species was almost wiped out, with only 20 to 50 white rhinos on the planet. (more...)
Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away star's sister dies in crash
- December 29, 2017

Falkholt, 27, appeared on TV soap Home and Away in 2016, playing the character of Hope Morrison. Annabelle Falkholt , 21, was pulled from the wreckage alongside her actress sister Jessica, 28, after their vehicle collided with a four-wheel-drive near Ulladulla. (more...)
'Arvind Kejriwal Treated Like a Peon by Delhi's Lieutenant Governor' 'Arvind Kejriwal Treated Like a Peon by Delhi's Lieutenant Governor'
- December 29, 2017

Samajwadi Party member Naresh Agarwal said Mr. Baijal had been treating Mr. Kejriwal as a peon. Trinamool Congress member Nadimul Haque said: "Why isn't the elected government of Delhi allowed to run?" "In four decades of public life, I have faced many challenges. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn doesn't want a second referendum on Brexit Jeremy Corbyn doesn't want a second referendum on Brexit
- December 29, 2017

The Labour leader clarified his party's official position on Brexit , claiming it accepts Britain will leave the European Union but wants to develop a strong economic relationship with Europe. Corbyn also told the newspaper about his strategy to stay fit and healthy: "I eat porridge every morning - porridge and energy bars - and I keep off alcohol and meat". (more...)
The IRS has spoken. Can you deduct your 2018 property tax prepayments? The IRS has spoken. Can you deduct your 2018 property tax prepayments?
- December 29, 2017

Christie's executive order instructs municipalities in New Jersey to allow for pre-payment of 2018 property taxes for the first and second quarters of 2018, something that many towns in New Jersey have already been instructing residents to do. (more...)
Journalist Vinod Verma gets bail in Chhattisgarh minister sex CD case Journalist Vinod Verma gets bail in Chhattisgarh minister sex CD case
- December 29, 2017

Formal investigation into the case was taken over by the CBI two weeks ago. The Chhattisgarh government has recommended a CBI probe into the alleged sex CD row.Munat had told reporters that Verma and the Congress were trying to tarnish his image through the "fake" CD. (more...)
President Trump Calls FBI 'Tainted' Amid Russia Investigation
- December 29, 2017

He says the committee's investigation could take " many months of work", noting it still has scores of witnesses to question. Mueller has charged four Trump associates in his investigation. Some of the Justice Department employees who worked on the investigation of Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state - which ultimately concluded with a recommendation against criminal charges - were later detailed to the Trump inquiry. (more...)
Trumps urge Americans to 'renew bonds of love' in Christmas message Trumps urge Americans to 'renew bonds of love' in Christmas message
- December 29, 2017

Back in December 2010 when Trump's predecessor President Barack Obama was in office, the former reality TV star spread some Yuletide cheer with his Twitter followers and failed to use the very phrase he recently alleged was under attack. On Christmas day, Obama posted his own tweet and he wasn't afraid to wish everyone a Merry Christmas on behalf of his family. It originated when John Gibson, a former Fox News anchor and radio host, published the book The War on Christmas: How ... (more...)
Accused Child Molester Roy Moore Sues to Block Awesome Alabama Election Results Accused Child Molester Roy Moore Sues to Block Awesome Alabama Election Results
- December 29, 2017

As I said on election night, our victory marks a new chapter for our state and the nation. Roy Moore filed an election complaint on Wednesday, alleging potential voter fraud in Alabama's special election and urged a delay in certifying the results. (more...)
4 people found dead in basement in New York
- December 29, 2017

The deaths are being investigated as homicides. "After being in this business for 43 years, I can't describe the savagery of a person who would do this", said Troy Police Chief John Tedesco. Authorities declined to discuss motive in the case out of fear of damaging their investigation. "We don't believe there is a danger to the public". (more...)
Ares Capital Corp (NASDAQ:ARCC) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend
- December 29, 2017

The stock increased 0.26% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $19.1. Its down 1.89% from 2.60M shares previously. Ares Capital ( ARCC ) remained flat at $$15.78 during trading hours on Thursday. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 937,054 shares of the company's stock, valued at $14,852,305.90. Catalyst Limited Company reported 31,478 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. (more...)
Suspended NC State guard Markell Johnson facing felony assault charges Suspended NC State guard Markell Johnson facing felony assault charges
- December 29, 2017

Thursday in the Cuyahoga (Ohio) County Justice Center. On Dec. 20, they were jailed and told they needed to provide a DNA sample and $5,000 bond. The alleged victim, Michael Blackwell, suffered a broken orbital bone, multiple cuts and a concussion in the incident, which took place on October 8, according to a police report. (more...)
Dearborn Partners LLC Maintains Position in Mccormick & Company INC Non Vt (MKC)
- December 29, 2017

Dearborn Partners Llc who had been investing in Mccormick & Company Inc Non Vt for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.35B market cap company. As per Monday, November 30, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Investors sentiment increased to 1.63 in Q3 2017. The company has a current ratio of 0.95, a quick ratio of 0.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.86. (more...)
EI reivindica atentado contra centro cultural en Kabul EI reivindica atentado contra centro cultural en Kabul
- December 29, 2017

Por su parte el vocero del Ministerio del Interior de Afganistán, Najibullah Danish, informó que fue asignado un equipo para investigar el hecho. Los atentados contra la minoría chií son comunes en Afganistán y el último de ellos de relevancia se produjo en octubre, cuando murieron 39 personas y otras 45 resultaron heridas en una acción en Kabul reivindicado por el grupo del Estado Islámico. (more...)
China defends sanctions work after report of NK oil transfer China defends sanctions work after report of NK oil transfer
- December 29, 2017

As per the data, China did not export oil, including jet fuel, gasoline, diesel or fuel oil, to North Korea in November, marking the second straight month of no exports, reported Reuters. The satellite images appear to identify the ships. China earlier on Thursday said there had been no United Nations sanction-breaking oil sales by Chinese ships to North Korea after a South Korean newspaper said Chinese and North Korean vessels had been illicitly linking up at sea to get oil to North Korea. (more...)
Wild Oats could have avoided time penalty, says Comanche skipper Wild Oats could have avoided time penalty, says Comanche skipper
- December 29, 2017

Wild Oats XI had come from behind to finish a mere 26 minutes and 34 seconds ahead of LDV Comanche on Wednesday night. They handed Wild Oats XI a one-hour time penalty, which saw them lose line honours and their record finishing time. "The dream came true - the Derwent with no wind in it - and for the first time in the 13 years of us doing the Hobart race it became a very thankful sight". (more...)
Man running from police drives off Oregon pier into river Man running from police drives off Oregon pier into river
- December 29, 2017

Moreland, 50, of Astoria, who had a brief conversation with the man before police arrived. He was treated for hypothermia and later booked on charges of burglary and attempting to elude police and several other misdemeanors. And by "off", I mean off a pier & into the Columbia River! Oregon resident JD Moreland captured video of the moment a vehicle drove off a pier in Astoria, Oregon, while trying to escape police on December 27. (more...)
Pistons starters 'awful' in loss to Magic, Van Gundy says Pistons starters 'awful' in loss to Magic, Van Gundy says
- December 29, 2017

Elfrid Payton had 19 points, eight rebounds, and six assists for the Magic who were outscored 60-32 over the final 20 minutes and ten seconds of the contest. Andre Drummond had 17 points and 18 rebounds, and Ish Smith contributed 13 points, seven rebounds and five assists. Their defense limited Detroit to 39.8 percent shooting and nine 3-pointers. (more...)
Credit Acceptance (NASDAQ:CACC) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by BidaskClub
- December 29, 2017

About 92,432 shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has risen 17.20% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 86.50% the S&P500. Credit Acceptance Corp. Equities research analysts predict that Credit Acceptance Corp. will post $18.74 EPS for the current year. The insider Watson Jill Foss sold 35,348 shares worth $9.75M. (more...)
Accumulating snow arrives Friday night, followed by more frigid temperatures Accumulating snow arrives Friday night, followed by more frigid temperatures
- December 29, 2017

Wind chills will remain below zero through the day. While it would be ideal if we could all just stay indoors and not face the bitter cold that awaits, that's not exactly possible for most of us. A brief break from the snow overnight with an additional shot of snow early Saturday morning. Temperatures will fall to the low teens with wind chills once again around zero. (more...)
44 percent of Americans oppose North Korea strike 44 percent of Americans oppose North Korea strike
- December 29, 2017

Earlier this week, Japan's Asahi newspaper cited another unidentified person connected to South Korean intelligence, who said that North Korea was conducting biological weapons experiments to test the possibility of loading anthrax-laden warheads on its intercontinental ballistic missiles . (more...)
Milo Yiannopoulos' Book Editor Notes Released! Milo Yiannopoulos' Book Editor Notes Released!
- December 29, 2017

People who worked with him told BuzzFeed that he did not write numerous articles under his name at Breitbart , and Yiannopoulos confirmed that it's "completely standard for someone with a career like mine to have researchers and assistants and ghostwriters". (more...)
Liberia election run-off: Ex-footballer up against vice-president Liberia election run-off: Ex-footballer up against vice-president
- December 29, 2017

Results will be announced progressively, though the elections commission has two weeks to give final results. With a total voter turnout of 1,198,984 (56% of registered voters), The CDC candidate received, according to the NEC, 61.5% of the total votes so far, with the UP candidate, Vice President Joseph N. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 next »