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Palestinians mark Orthodox Christmas amid boycott calls Palestinians mark Orthodox Christmas amid boycott calls
- January 07, 2018

The head of the Greek Orthodox Church in Jerusalem visited the West Bank city of Bethlehem on Saturday for Christmas celebrations, but he did not receive a warm reception. Christmas is still to come for the Eastern Orthodox community, who will be celebrating on January 7When do Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas and why? The church elected Theophilos in 2005 after dismissing his predecessor Irineos over an alleged multi-million-dollar sale of church land to Jewish buyers. (more...)
China clamps down on North Korea trade as part of United Nations sanctions China clamps down on North Korea trade as part of United Nations sanctions
- January 07, 2018

The port is on the west coast, south of Incheon. Prosecutors in Taiwan are questioning a fishing executive for allegedly arranging a high-seas oil transfer from a chartered tanker to a North Korean vessel in violation of United Nations sanctions. (more...)
Twitter explains why it won't suspend Donald Trump's account Twitter explains why it won't suspend Donald Trump's account
- January 07, 2018

Instead Trump, in effect, chose to tweet "Mine is bigger than yours!" We review Tweets by leaders within the political context that defines them, and enforce our rules accordingly. While there have been endless protests calling for Trump to be removed from Twitter - with many citing global safety and political stability as reasons for wanting to rein him in - it seems these protests have fallen, and will continue to fall, on deaf ears. (more...)
Mega Millions jackpot has a victor Mega Millions jackpot has a victor
- January 07, 2018

According to lottery officials, the winning Mega Millions ticket was bought at a 7-Eleven in Port Richey. Also in Friday night's drawing, there were a total of eight Match 5 winning tickets - one each in California, Massachusetts, Tennessee and Virginia, and two each in Oklahoma and Texas. (more...)
Kot Momin rally is referendum against SC verdict: Nawaz Kot Momin rally is referendum against SC verdict: Nawaz
- January 07, 2018

The journey of progress has slackened but Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is not to blame for this, he remarked. "Rather than giving trail of his assets, he is ridiculing the institutions", said Imran. Maryam Nawaz said opponents were levelling false allegations against Sharif family but yet his popularity among the people didn't diminish. "After winning elections in 2018, PML-N will bring justice to every door of the country", he said. (more...)
Watch out for falling temps - and falling iguanas Watch out for falling temps - and falling iguanas
- January 07, 2018

The wildlife commission's biologists have been rescuing cold-stunned sea turtles found floating listlessly on the water or near shore, but no such rescue was planned for iguanas. The unusual weather has proven too much for the cold-blooded creatures, whose bodies have essentially just been shutting down when it gets too cold. "Don't assume that they're dead", Sommers said. (more...)
Pakistani court ends US-wanted militant leader's detention Pakistani court ends US-wanted militant leader's detention
- January 07, 2018

Nothing to do with Pak inaction on Saeed Meanwhile, Nauert made it clear that the USA action has nothing to do with Pakistan not taking action against the Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed . Pakistan's Foreign Office said in astatement that its cooperation with United States in fighting terrorism directly served U.S. national security interests. (more...)
Kobach says he will advise DHS after election panel's demise Kobach says he will advise DHS after election panel's demise
- January 07, 2018

He's said he's been in regular telephone contact with the Trump administration. "Stopping voter fraud is one of the most important things the Secretary of State's office can do", Kobach said in a written statement. While dissolving the commission, the administration did not concede the rarity of voter fraud in modern American elections. The commission itself was the fraud. (more...)
Winning $450 million lottery ticket sold at Pasco County 7-Eleven Winning $450 million lottery ticket sold at Pasco County 7-Eleven
- January 06, 2018

The winning numbers were 28, 30, 39, 59, 70 and the Mega Ball was 10. The Pasco County player is the only victor of the fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot in the Florida Lotterys history. However, under Florida law, the victor can not remain anonymous. Most winners opt for cash options, which would be $281 million for Mega Millions and $358.5 million for Powerball. (more...)
No reason to check on mass shooter, according to MGM No reason to check on mass shooter, according to MGM
- January 06, 2018

According to the hotel, none of the interactions with Paddock raised any red flags or gave them reason to believe that he may have been planning his attack. The Las Vegas Review-Journal first reported the extent of the hotel staff's interactions with the gunman. " MGM Resorts is focused on supporting the health and welfare of our guests". (more...)
Trump to Talk 2018 Elections With GOP Leaders at Camp David Trump to Talk 2018 Elections With GOP Leaders at Camp David
- January 06, 2018

Topics on the list of legislative priorities will include the budget, infrastructure, immigration, welfare reform and the November midterm elections. Trump and party leaders, including House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, face a January 19 deadline on passing legislation to prevent a government shutdown. (more...)
Fire breaks out in University of Bristol's new building in UK Fire breaks out in University of Bristol's new building in UK
- January 06, 2018

Avon fire and rescue service was called to the scene at just after 5pm on Saturday and sent seven fire engines, along with two turntable ladders. No residential areas are thought to be affected and no injuries have so far been reported. Early reports suggest the fire took hold of the new Bristol University maths building, which is undergoing refurbishment. "We will be working with Avon Fire and Rescue in the coming days to help investigate the cause of the blaze". (more...)
Kushner Cos. Get Subpoenas on Use of Visa Program Kushner Cos. Get Subpoenas on Use of Visa Program
- January 06, 2018

Though the specifics of the SEC's subpoena are still unknown, it was issued the same month as a different subpoena, filed by federal prosecutors from the USA attorney's office in Brooklyn, asking the company for information related to projects using funding generated from the EB-5 program. (more...)
Florida drunk driver calls 911 on himself Florida drunk driver calls 911 on himself
- January 06, 2018

One of their final arrests of 2017 was nearly too easy for police in Florida. Lester, however, was hit with charges for drunk driving, not wearing a seatbelt , improper use of the center lane and driving on the wrong side of the road. "They can catch up with me". Lester was stopped and told deputies he only had two beers, then changed that answer to three or four beers. Lester also said he only slept four hours in the past for days, and told deputies he had swallowed meth earlier that day, ... (more...)
Philadelphia Firefighter Critical after Deadly Row Home Fire Philadelphia Firefighter Critical after Deadly Row Home Fire
- January 06, 2018

Saturday. There are reports that a second firefighter was trapped inside the home after part of the floor collapsed. The article removed the prior mention of a death. - Officials say two people have died - including fire Lt. Matt LeTourneau - following a two-alarm fire in North Philadelphia . Details on their conditions are unknown at this time, though officials confirmed the firefighters are expected to be released soon. (more...)
Congress accuses AAP's RS candidate of holding office of profit Congress accuses AAP's RS candidate of holding office of profit
- January 06, 2018

Following the complaint, the Returning Officer had written a letter to Gupta. The Congress had earlier alleged that Gupta had been appointed as trustee of the NPS on March 30, 2015. "Now, if one lakh people file objections, will the ROs give individual hearing to all such people". Most of the frontline colleagues who had led the movement with Kejriwal have now left him, and Vishwas seem to be the last one in the link. (more...)
Residents urged to leave as firefighters battle blazes in Victoria, South Australia Residents urged to leave as firefighters battle blazes in Victoria, South Australia
- January 06, 2018

An emergency warning has been issued for the Sherwood, Brimbago, Lowan Vale, McCallum and Senior areas near the South Australian-Victorian border. The CFS says it's too late to leave. A fire helicopter was on the scene water-bombing from the air, joined by fire crews on the ground. "Houses are being impacted as the fire is running. (more...)
Gov. Scott expresses concerns with President's offshore drilling proposal Gov. Scott expresses concerns with President's offshore drilling proposal
- January 06, 2018

Nineteen sales would be offered off the coast of Alaska, seven in the Pacific region, 12 in the Gulf of Mexico and nine in the Atlantic region. The administration's latest plan would open up about 90 percent of the USA outer continental shelf, including waters near California and Maine. (more...)
Midstate remains under wind chill advisory Midstate remains under wind chill advisory
- January 06, 2018

Sunday for Fairfield, New Haven, Middlesex and New London counties. Between now and then, wind chill values may dip as low as -30° at times! Neighborhood roads are likely to still be slick. On Saturday afternoon, wind gusts between 30-40 miles per hour are likely so blowing and drifting snow are also possible creating some visibility issues at times. (more...)
Big Changes Coming to Miss America Organization Says Carlson Big Changes Coming to Miss America Organization Says Carlson
- January 06, 2018

There is justice in former Miss Americas taking over the organization in the wake of an email scandal, in which now-resigned leaders had made fun of them and made lewd and hateful comments about them, she said. Numerous new board members are, like Carlson, former Miss Americas. Carlson was among the former Miss Americas who were ridiculed in emails by top leaders of the Miss America Organization that were published by the Huffington Post. (more...)
Chris Sutton suggests Wolves will win against Swansea Chris Sutton suggests Wolves will win against Swansea
- January 06, 2018

The correct place for these players is the Premier League , but I don't agree that they are favourites. The latest reports claim that Wolves are in for Robbie Keane who is looking for a return to England following a stint in India. What he first needs to do, however, is to sort out the bad defending and somehow sharpen the cutting edge upfront knowing that Swans only scored 13 goals in Premier League's 22 matches this season. (more...)
Fire breaks out at Mumbai's Cine Vista studio Fire breaks out at Mumbai's Cine Vista studio
- January 06, 2018

Eight fire engines and six water tankers were rushed to the spot. On December 5, a report by the Mumbai fire department stated that flying embers from illegal hookah being served at Mojo's Bistro was the probable cause of the deadly blaze at Kamala Mills. (more...)
Is there a Bearish outlook for Energous Corporation (NASDAQ:WATT) this week?
- January 06, 2018

Energous Corporation's now has a PEG ratio of 0 where as its P/E ratio is 0. About 1.20 million shares traded. Schnieders Capital Mngmt Limited Liability invested in 19,511 shares. NY Awm Investment Company Inc have 1.14% of its portfolio for 853477 shares. Parametric Port Assoc Ltd has 23,922 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The CA Doheny Asset Management owns 868025 shares. (more...)
Minus 100 FREEZING? That's What You'll Feel In New Hampshire Minus 100 FREEZING? That's What You'll Feel In New Hampshire
- January 06, 2018

A deadly winter storm paralysed much of the eastern United States on Tuesday, snarling travel and shutting down federal offices in Washington, and forecasters warned of the worst cold in two decades from another arctic front this week. Even more temperate locations won't escape the cold, with the mercury dipping into the single digits in Baltimore and Washington, D.C., over the weekend. (more...)
Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.13
- January 06, 2018

The company was downgraded on Thursday, September 3 by Zacks. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Llc increased Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ) stake by 642.77% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Goldman Sachs has "Buy" rating and $69 target. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Friday, July 22 with "Outperform". BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of SBUX in report on Friday, July 28 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Driver Checked On Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Before Fleeing Scene Driver Checked On Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Before Fleeing Scene
- January 06, 2018

Investigators say their suspect is a white woman who was driving a light-colored Toyota sedan that would now have damage to the front, grill, hood or windshield. A Barnstable sergeant told the Globe on Friday the man was from Barnstable. The woman got out of her vehicle, checked on the victim and got back into her auto before fleeing the area. (more...)
104-year old woman owes it all to Diet Coke 104-year old woman owes it all to Diet Coke
- January 06, 2018

We'll drink (a Diet Coke ) to that. "I have a bag full of empty Diet Coke cans that I need to return to buy more Diet Coke". Diet Coke wasn't introduced until 1982, when Rowley was 68 years old. And Pearl Cantrell who died at the age of 105 was such a fan of the fatty meat that Oscar Meyer sent one of its famous Weinermobiles to deliver some to her home. (more...)
Gunmen attack Ughelli secretariat, set building ablaze Gunmen attack Ughelli secretariat, set building ablaze
- January 06, 2018

There were reports of violent attacks, leaving more than two persons hospitalized in Ughelli. Adeboyo called on Deltans irrespective of their political parties, religion and tribe to come out en masse to exercise their franchise, commending DSIEC for its resolve to conduct credible, transparent, violent free and fair local government elections in accordance with the state electoral law. (more...)
Recommendation Trends of the Stocks: Wipro Ltd. (WIT), Republic Services, Inc. (RSG)
- January 06, 2018

For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $8.5 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $8.44 Billion and high estimates of $8.55 Billion according to 3 number of analysts. The Company ended its previous trading session at $68.44 with the gain of 2.3%. An increasing ROE indicates that a company is improving its ability to make profit without requiring as much capital. (more...)
Imran Khan secretly gets married for the third time, say reports Imran Khan secretly gets married for the third time, say reports
- January 06, 2018

He visited the anti-terrorism court in Islamabad the very next day of his marriage and was granted bail. Mufti Saeed, who had officiated Khan's second marriage with TV anchor Reham Khan in 2015, reportedly performed the nikkah , according to The News . (more...)

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