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Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 10, 2017

EVHC price increased 0.91% or $-0.5 versus $55.05 at the end of the prior session. A 17 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of EVHC or, if they already own its stock, sell it. (more...)
Short Interest in Provident Financial Services, Inc (PFS) Declines By 35.4%
- August 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 4.92% the S&P500. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Provident Financial Services, Inc (NYSE: PFS ) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday morning. (NYSE:PFS) on Friday, July 31 with "Neutral" rating. It closed at $25.96 lastly. (NYSE:PFS) has risen 21.62% since August 8, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Brutal new poll shows that Trump's safe space is shrinking Brutal new poll shows that Trump's safe space is shrinking
- August 10, 2017

Instead, workers are forced to find stories that will boost the President's ego and present him with that documentation. Trump recently launched a " news broadcast" on his personal Facebook page, which has featured his daughter-in-law, Lara Trump , and new RNC spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany . (more...)
Duterte wants North Korea to be Asean's dialogue partner Duterte wants North Korea to be Asean's dialogue partner
- August 10, 2017

The exploration was suspended after diplomatic protests from China. On Tuesday, the state-run China Daily cited unnamed sources as saying Vietnam had tried to hype up the reclamation issue in the communique, pointing out that Vietnam has accelerated its land reclamation in the South China Sea . (more...)
Federal judge tosses Attorney General Ken Paxton's 'sanctuary cities' bill lawsuit Federal judge tosses Attorney General Ken Paxton's 'sanctuary cities' bill lawsuit
- August 10, 2017

SB 4 created civil and criminal penalties for police and elected officials - including arrest or removal from office - if they block cooperation with federal requests to detain jail inmates suspected of living in the country illegally. Those cities are seeking to temporarily halt the implementation of SB 4 while the federal court decides whether SB 4 is constitutional. The law was passed in April, and Gov. (more...)
Asian stocks fall as North Korea, US tensions escalate Asian stocks fall as North Korea, US tensions escalate
- August 10, 2017

The governor of Guam, facing threats from North Korea, said Wednesday that he wants a president who will respond with "fury" if US territories are attacked. "Guam is American soil". Guam Governor Eddie Calvo also released a statement ahead of a scheduled press conference this afternoon. I spoke to Joint Region Marianas Commander Rear Admiral Shoshana Chatfield who confirmed this with me. (more...)
Man who escaped from Winfield Correctional Facility captured Man who escaped from Winfield Correctional Facility captured
- August 10, 2017

Mitchell is described as being 6-foot 1-inches tall, weighing 210 pounds, with black and gray hair and brown eyes. Details surrounding his arrest were not immediately available. Marshal's Service. His earliest release date was November 2018 according to the Kansas Department of Corrections. He might also be wearing a red hoodie. (more...)
Corea del Nord, Trump esalta arsenale nucleare Usa
- August 10, 2017

Lo afferma il capo del Pentagono, James Mattis . Secondo quanto riportano i media internazionali (citando fonti militari di Pyongyang ), la Corea del Nord starebbe " considerando " un piano per colpire il territorio statunitense di Guam . (more...)
Brewers reportedly have interest in Ian Kinsler
- August 10, 2017

Rosenthal reported the Milwaukee Brewers are interested in Kinsler, but that they are on one of the 10 teams on his no-trade list. On paper, adding Kinsler will be trickier now than it was in July, because he either has to pass through waivers or be claimed by Milwaukee. (more...)
US May Begin Airstrikes Against ISIS in Philippines
- August 10, 2017

Instead, the two focused on the alliance between the two countries and on the North Korea issue as reporters were allowed in briefly for the start of their meeting. Besides, Lorenzana revealed the Philippine government has yet to receive a formal offer from the U.S. as he pointed out in Filipino: "We had no discussions on the issue". (more...)
Philippines' Duterte takes swipe at USA in free trade call Philippines' Duterte takes swipe at USA in free trade call
- August 10, 2017

The ministers from the three Asia-Pacific powers "reiterated that the three countries will continue to fly, sail, and operate wherever global law allows". China's territorial disputes in the strategic and potentially oil- and gas-rich waterway with Taiwan and ASEAN member states Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam intensified after Beijing built islands in the disputed waters in recent years and reportedly started to install a missile defense system on them, alarming rival claimant ... (more...)
USA aircraft carrier to visit Vietnam next year: Pentagon USA aircraft carrier to visit Vietnam next year: Pentagon
- August 10, 2017

The two officials discussed the growing US-Vietnam defense relationship and regional security challenges, the Pentagon said. The Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies' Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative wrote on August 4, "Reports suggest that Hanoi recently halted oil and gas drilling in Block 136-03 on Vanguard Bank in response to a Chinese threat of force against Vietnamese outposts in the area". (more...)
Analysts Reveals Updates on AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS) Analysts Reveals Updates on AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)
- August 10, 2017

TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 16,463,348 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $118,371,000 after buying an additional 3,357,464 shares in the last quarter. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.4% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same quarter a year ago, the business posted $0.08 EPS. (more...)
Appeals Court Puts Brakes on EPA's HFC Phasedown Appeals Court Puts Brakes on EPA's HFC Phasedown
- August 10, 2017

Interestingly enough, EPA listed HFCs as a replacement for ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons, or CFC, in the 1990s. Pursuant to this directive, U.S. HFCs were originally developed to serve as a substitute for other refrigerants that harmed the ozone layer. "EPA would thereby have indefinite authority to regulate a manufacturer's use of that substitute". (more...)
Douglas Waymark dies swimming English Channel during Arch to Arc endurance event Douglas Waymark dies swimming English Channel during Arch to Arc endurance event
- August 10, 2017

The website calls it an "extreme event" only for those "experienced in ultra distance events", with proof of long runs, swims and bike rides required to enter. Graham Fletcher, chairman of the Almost Athletes running club said they will be holding a minutes applause to remember Mr Waymark. The vessel was in French waters around 12 nautical miles from Dover. (more...)
Now NCERT textbooks can be purchased online Now NCERT textbooks can be purchased online
- August 10, 2017

With a September 8 deadline in place, schools can now place orders for textbooks , based on class-wise and title-wise requirements on the NCERT's web portal www.ncertbooks.ncert.gov.in This will be an "advance booking" facility, so as to prevent any lag in distribution for the next year. (more...)
Compass Minerals International Inc
- August 10, 2017

BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) has risen 15.51% since August 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.26% the S&P500. Compass Minerals International had a net margin of 11.40% and a return on equity of 11.86%. California Public Employees Retirement Sys has invested 0.01% in Compass Minerals International, Inc. Compass Minerals International, Inc. has a 52-week low of $62.70 and a 52-week high of $84.40. (more...)
State Dept. Responds to Criticism of Trump Admin's Rhetoric on N. Korea State Dept. Responds to Criticism of Trump Admin's Rhetoric on N. Korea
- August 10, 2017

It seems they are so eager to see him fail they would welcome an attack by North Korea. "The Constitution gives tremendous authority for the president of United States to act on his own", said Roger Zakheim, a former House Armed Services Committee aide. (more...)
Classmate Severely Burns Student In New 'Hot Water Challenge' Classmate Severely Burns Student In New 'Hot Water Challenge'
- August 10, 2017

A 12-year-old girl accused of administering the torture has been charged with felony assault. The girl's mother, Ebony Merritt, told NY1 News that her daughter "thought they was her friends", but that she was also told the other girls "didn't like her" and have "been bullying her". (more...)
Kansas Couple, Married 1 Day, Killed in Crash Kansas Couple, Married 1 Day, Killed in Crash
- August 10, 2017

They would have a campfire where their family and friends could make s'mores. Rebekah was rushed to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis where she died shortly after 12:30 a.m. "They were married and they loved each other so deeply". "You go into a mode where you somehow know, but at the same time, you don't want to face it", Rachel says through tears. (more...)
FBI's Violent Crimes Task Force Seeks Identity of the One Minute Bandit FBI's Violent Crimes Task Force Seeks Identity of the One Minute Bandit
- August 10, 2017

During each of the robberies, the man allegedly passed notes to the tellers, threatened a weapon and demanded cash. He allegedly robbed two banks twice: Webster Bank on Cambridge Street in Boston on January 10 and February 10, and Eastern bank on Elm Street in Somerville on March 10 and July 24. (more...)
In Egypt, shot the vehicle cops: several dead In Egypt, shot the vehicle cops: several dead
- August 10, 2017

The campaign accelerated after the military ousted elected Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in 2013. Two gunmen were killed before the exchange of fire that killed the policeman. Two policemen and two conscripts were fatally injured. Hundreds of Egyptian security personnel have been since killed in attacks across the volatile region, particularly in northeastern Sinai that shares borders with Israel and the blockaded Gaza Strip. (more...)
Ex-officer rests case in St. Louis murder trial Ex-officer rests case in St. Louis murder trial
- August 10, 2017

Louis. A prosecutor says dashcam video captured a former St. Louis police officer promising to kill a black motorist during a chase less than a minute before he fatally shot the man. The former officer stated he felt like his life was at risk and other lives were at risk of serious injury or death. An evidence photo shows the gun that was retrieved from Anthony Smith's vehicle. (more...)
Guam Governor: 'I Want' A President Who Will Retaliate Guam Governor: 'I Want' A President Who Will Retaliate
- August 10, 2017

Department of Defense is monitoring the situation very closely and is maintaining a condition of readiness, daily", said George Charfauros, Guam Homeland Security advisor. The Governor of Guam, Eddie Baza Calvo, yesterday dismissed statements made by the North Korean military threatening to attack Guam with long range missiles. (more...)
Coalition raids kill 29 civilians in Raqa
- August 10, 2017

The group, however, did not mention the number of injured persons in the latest strikes. Last week, Damascus wrote to the United Nations, calling for the dissolution of the "illegitimate" US-led coalition over its "continued and systematic massacre" of civilians. (more...)
Robert Jeffress' Misuse of Romans 13 Applied to North Korea Robert Jeffress' Misuse of Romans 13 Applied to North Korea
- August 10, 2017

I say this as a former pastor. This is a person in Kim Jong-un who tortures his people. Jeffress said he felt compelled to make the proclamation shortly after the President warned North Korea that if it continues to threaten the United States, Pyongyang will be 'met with fire and fury like the world has never seen'. (more...)
Smuggler deliberately drowned dozens of teen migrants Smuggler deliberately drowned dozens of teen migrants
- August 10, 2017

Shortly after the tragedy, staff from IOM, the UN Migration Agency, found the shallow graves of 29 migrants on a beach in Shabwa, during a routine patrol. The IOM said at least 22 people were unaccounted for after being forced into the sea, and medical staff provided healthcare to 27 survivors. The average age of the passengers on the boat Wednesday was 16. (more...)
B1-B bombers return to Guam after Korea sortie
- August 10, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat" from North Korea , including to Guam. Two U.S. B-1B strategic bombers, newly deployed to Guam, trained in the sky over Korea earlier this week in a show of force and the ironclad alliance against North Korea's threats, the Air Force announced Wednesday. (more...)
Americans struggle to locate North Korea on a map Americans struggle to locate North Korea on a map
- August 10, 2017

If North Korea did happen to be in the wild norths of Canada, I think we'd all be a little bit more anxious about the range of their missiles and the possibility that the country is full of White Walkers. "Ummm, I don't know, I'm awful at geography", one woman said after quickly deducing that the US should absolutely take military action against the peninsula. (more...)
USA flies bombers over Guam
- August 10, 2017

Pacific Command's continuous bomber presence missions in the region. North Korea's statement was released just hours after Trump warned the Kim Jong-un regime that it "will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen" if it does not stop threatening the US, Efe news reported . (more...)