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Watchdog: Russian Airstrikes Kills Civilians in Syria Watchdog: Russian Airstrikes Kills Civilians in Syria
- January 06, 2018

There was no immediate confirmation by the Russian military , which is providing air support to government forces fighting rebels. "Putin's propaganda statement about the victory of the Russian military in Syria, with which he began his fourth presidential election campaign, has turned into a shameful farce, and a military parade he oversaw on Syrian land has turned into a funeral procession", Turchynov said. (more...)
Johanna Konta suffers injury scare ahead of Australian Open Johanna Konta suffers injury scare ahead of Australian Open
- January 06, 2018

Konta's exit came two days after No 2-ranked Garbine Muguruza retired in the third set of her first match of the season after struggling with leg cramps. "I think overall I've played better and better tennis, and I've managed to really fight through some challenging situations", she said. She will face Karolina Pliskova , who beat her in the semifinals here past year. (more...)
Huge swath of United States hit by winter storm bringing, snow, cold Huge swath of United States hit by winter storm bringing, snow, cold
- January 06, 2018

Coastal Massachusetts is also experiencing "major and destructive" flooding , brought by a combination of high tide and waves from the storm, the weather service writes . The phenomenon occurs when a storm's barometric pressure drops by 24 millibars in 24 hours. This storm has more than doubled that pace. The storm's impact extended to eastern Canada. (more...)
Ex-NJ Police Chief Cops To Off-Duty Work Fraud Ex-NJ Police Chief Cops To Off-Duty Work Fraud
- January 06, 2018

Robateau's instincts are always to help and save others and that's what he was doing when he was struck", Kelly added, according to the outlet. Everyone involved in the crash stayed at the scene and no charges are expected, according to the state police. (more...)
Marco Investment Management LLC Raises Position in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK)
- January 06, 2018

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.25% the S&P500. Koch Industries Inc. Finally, Needham & Company LLC downgraded Stryker from a "hold" rating to an "underperform" rating in a research note on Friday, January 6th. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 27 report. (more...)
International Speedway Corp (ISCA) Holdings Increased by Russell Investments Group Ltd.
- January 06, 2018

International Speedway had a return on equity of 5.05% and a net margin of 10.07%. It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500. Luminus Management Llc increased C H Robinson Worldwide Inc (CHRW) stake by 11.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
Governor: Pennsylvania Will Protect Medical Marijuana Patients From Any Federal Overreach Governor: Pennsylvania Will Protect Medical Marijuana Patients From Any Federal Overreach
- January 06, 2018

The law permits pills, oils, vapor or liquid marijuana, but not marijuana in plant form or what are considered edibles. DePasquale, who supports the regulation and taxation of marijuana, said in a statement that Sessions "is spitting in the faces of the 64 percent of Americans who openly support marijuana legalization". (more...)
Cate Blanchett Is Officially Jury President of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival Cate Blanchett Is Officially Jury President of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival
- January 06, 2018

Blanchett follows Spanish director Pedro Almodovar , who presided the jury previous year. The actress will preside over the jury for the 71st edition of the event, succeeding Spanish director Pedro Almodovar. Speaking to the film industry trade magazine Variety , Ms. Blanchett said, "It is never easy for a woman to come forward in such situations and I wholeheartedly support those who have". (more...)
Gov. Fallin sets election date for medical marijuana measure Gov. Fallin sets election date for medical marijuana measure
- January 06, 2018

If passed, the measure would allow state residents age 18 or older who have a doctor's permission to carry small amounts of the drug and grow a restricted number of marijuana plants. Paul said he didn't expect the federal policy change to impact efforts to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma. "We will focus on motivating Oklahomans to register to vote at this rally and will continue our education campaign". (more...)
RSS Chennai office bombing: CBI arrests elusive accused RSS Chennai office bombing: CBI arrests elusive accused
- January 06, 2018

The blast was carried out by proscribed terrorist organisation Al Ummah. Mushtaq Ahmed has been allegedly obtained the explosive and hazardous material for assembling to form a bomb and safeguarding his other accused men. Immam Ali, a suspected ISI agent who had escaped from custody in Madurai, was gunned down in Bangalore in an encounter with the police on September 29, 2002. (more...)
KMG Chemicals, Inc. (KMG) Sets New 52-Week High After Strong Earnings
- January 06, 2018

NYSE: KMG ) was down -0.48% (-$0.32) to $65.76 and showed a volume of 0.11 mln shares. About 202,512 shares traded. KMG Chemicals, Inc . (NYSE:KMG)'s RSI (Relative Strength Index) is 58.63. South Texas Money holds 2.07% or 767,752 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, New Jersey-based fund reported 73,600 shares. (NYSE:NOW). (more...)
Stock in the Limelight: United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)
- January 06, 2018

It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. New England Research & Management Inc decreased its stake in Trinity Industries (TRN) by 76.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company holds 861.01 million outstanding shares and 681.19 million shares are floating in market. Moreover, Hallmark Capital Mngmt has 0.22% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (more...)
Robber locked out of own robbery at SW Houston cellphone store Robber locked out of own robbery at SW Houston cellphone store
- January 06, 2018

While the crime in the video occurred in April of a year ago, video was just released this week that shows suspect John Bell walk into cellphone store Latino Cellular in Houston and demand that clerk Karina Leon open the cash register. "It was in broad daylight", employee Karina Leon told CBS News. She simply answers, "No", and moves towards the door. He can be heard saying, "I'm going to jail!" as he paced around the empty store. (more...)
Lottery fever hits Wisconsin as Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots soar Lottery fever hits Wisconsin as Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots soar
- January 06, 2018

The biggest lottery jackpots of all timeThe largest Powerball jackpot on record was $1.586 billion, which was won in January 2016. "It's the dreams, thinking what you could do with that money, imagining the possibilities", he said. The odds of winning are one in 292.2 million. There are exceptions, as 10 states including California, Texas and Florida don't tax lottery winnings. (more...)
Hero husband gets his throat slit while protecting pregnant wife from kidnappers Hero husband gets his throat slit while protecting pregnant wife from kidnappers
- January 06, 2018

The incident occurred around 1 a.m. on December 18 in the 400 block of West Little York, according to a press release from the Houston Police Department. His life was likely only saved by the quick-thinking actions of his wife who then loaded him into the back of their truck and rushed him to hospital. (more...)
Twitter responds to calls to block Pres. Trump's account Twitter responds to calls to block Pres. Trump's account
- January 06, 2018

Why, they ask , won't Twitter enforce its own rules? Tuesday on ABC's " The View ", while discussing President Donald Trump's tweet about nuclear buttons and North Korea , co-host Joy Behar said Trump was anxious about Federal Bureau of Investigation special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe and therefore he would "blow the whole world up so his stupid sons don't have to go to jail". (more...)
Oceans suffocating as huge dead zones quadruple since 1950, scientists warn Oceans suffocating as huge dead zones quadruple since 1950, scientists warn
- January 06, 2018

When the algae decomposes it sucks oxygen out of the water. "It's huge", said Gilbert. "The reverberations of unhealthy ecosystems in the ocean can be extensive". This global map shows the concentration of nitrogen dioxide in the troposphere as detected by the Ozone Monitoring Instrument aboard the Aura satellite, averaged over 2014. (more...)
Russia Warns US Not To Meddle In Iran During Protests Russia Warns US Not To Meddle In Iran During Protests
- January 06, 2018

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Thursday, as quoted by TASS news agency: "We warn the United States against attempts to interfere in the internal affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran". Earlier this week Ryabkov warned Washington against interfering in Iran's "internal affairs" after US President Donald Trump pledged to help Iranians "take back" their government following protests. (more...)
Marko Pjaca Joins Schalke on Loan From Juventus Marko Pjaca Joins Schalke on Loan From Juventus
- January 06, 2018

He told 24 sata: "Pjaca made a good choice, Schalke is among the three to four best German clubs and by [the] club's organization, [a] top European club". Second in the Bundesliga , Schalke have already confirmed the signing of Germany Under-21 global Cedric Teuchert from Nurnberg in the January transfer window. (more...)
USA figure skating finals continue Friday night USA figure skating finals continue Friday night
- January 06, 2018

Yes, one slip, or fall and an Olympic dream could come to an end. Earlier this season, the 24-year-old joined Tonya Harding as the only other American woman to land a triple axel in worldwide competition. After playing musical chairs with her programs in 2016, Chen settled on repeating last year's routines, a decision that, so far, has paid off. "I was trying to think about myself in their shoes, and even at that point in time, it was pretty nerve-wracking". (more...)
Pipes a tricky business during deep freeze Pipes a tricky business during deep freeze
- January 06, 2018

The trapped water freezes and expands, creating a crack in the line INSIDE the wall of your home , spewing water everywhere. If you do this, try and put some fireproof material behind the pipe . If using a faucet and only a trickle comes out, suspect a frozen pipe . Your house is filled with water pipes , and while it's not hard to figure out when you're dealing with a frozen pipe, it can be tricky to figure out where the frozen section is. (more...)
NYTimes: Mueller learned of Trump attempt to stop Sessions recusal NYTimes: Mueller learned of Trump attempt to stop Sessions recusal
- January 06, 2018

All three people spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press to avoid publicly discussing an ongoing investigation. Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI), who sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee, is also outraged by the New York Times report, telling CNN on Friday that it is more proof the president has been focused on "derailing" the investigation and his ties to Russian Federation. (more...)
How Have Institutional Investors Been Trading Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK)?
- January 06, 2018

The Michigan-based Asset Mngmt has invested 0.01% in Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ: OZRK ). Parkside Fin Bank & Trust And Tru owns 340 shares. The stock increased 1.58% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $50.28. The stock of Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 28 by Stephens. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, June 2 by Brean Capital. (more...)
4 dead, 2 injured in Baton Rouge fire 4 dead, 2 injured in Baton Rouge fire
- January 06, 2018

This latest fire Baton Rouge comes after authorities warned residents to be careful how they heat their homes during this latest arctic blast. Neighbors also said five children live in the home. Howard, another neighbor and a police officer pried open a metal door at the rear of the home, but the smoke and flames were too intense for them to enter. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)
- January 06, 2018

One can easily perform a fundamental analysis by having an eye on data from sources counting financial records, economic reports, company assets and market share. On the other end, a stock with a score from 0-2 would be viewed as weak. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48, a current ratio of 0.77 and a quick ratio of 0.43. (more...)
Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI) Director Richard B. Black Sells 1000 Shares
- January 06, 2018

Coherent, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHR) has risen 187.82% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 171.12% the S&P500. 1832 Asset Management Ltd Partnership holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc . (NASDAQ: AAOI ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 4 by Needham. (NASDAQ: AAOI ) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by Needham. Parametrica Mngmt invested 0.35% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc . (more...)
Harassment probe could be done partly in secret Harassment probe could be done partly in secret
- January 06, 2018

Rep. C. Wesley Morgan, R-Richmond, has also called for Hoover to be expelled but did not sign the complaint filed under new House rules on Wednesday by the other eight Republicans. But the Courier Journal exposed the settlement, creating an uproar in a state that was transitioning to Republican rule after decades of dominance by Democrats. (more...)
Stifel Financial Corp Reduces Position in Vantiv Inc (VNTV)
- January 06, 2018

About 3.70 million shares traded or 44.07% up from the average. It has underperformed by 1.53% the S&P500. Darsana Capital Partners Lp increased its stake in Gray Television Inc (GTN) by 72.77% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Freezing rain warnings in place for much of BC, including key highways Freezing rain warnings in place for much of BC, including key highways
- January 06, 2018

Crews are in process of sanding and salting streets. "Areas of freezing rain are spreading over the BC Interior", the alert said. Environment Canada warns that roadways and sidewalks may become icy and slippery. (more...)
Michael Gove's food and trade commitments welcomed Michael Gove's food and trade commitments welcomed
- January 06, 2018

Mr Attwood, whose family have owned Down Court Farm in Doddington, near Faversham, for more than 35 years, said overall Mr Gove's speech at the Oxford Farming Conference on Thursday was a "positive signal". He added: "A transition period that allows time to prepare properly for the introduction of a new agricultural policy is also welcome". "The overwhelming majority of livestock and dairy farmers would be in the red if it wasn't for direct farm payments", Mr Farron said. (more...)

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