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Trump suggests he's developed a positive relationship with Kim Jong Trump suggests he's developed a positive relationship with Kim Jong
- January 13, 2018

Kim called the 71-year-old American president "the mentally deranged USA dotard ". "I just don't want to comment". Trump's relationship with Kim has been primarily distinguished by escalating barbs and insults. Rhetoric on all sides may have moderated as a result of the first round of intra-Korean talks in more than two years on Tuesday, but USA officials say hawks in President Donald Trump's administration, up to and including Trump himself, remain pessimistic that they will lead ... (more...)
Sydney final ideal prep for Open: Barty Sydney final ideal prep for Open: Barty
- January 13, 2018

Ashleigh Barty has described her dream run into the Sydney International final as the flawless preparation for next week's Australian Open grand slam. "I'm still able to win tennis matches". "I love playing in Australia, I love playing at home". The victor of that match will definitely face an Australian in the final, with Ashleigh Barty and Daria Gavrilova battling it out to carry the hopes of the home crowd. (more...)
Carrier layoffs: Hundreds out of a job, a year after Trump deal Carrier layoffs: Hundreds out of a job, a year after Trump deal
- January 13, 2018

That's down from some 1,600 factory and office jobs when Carrier announced plans in early 2016 to move production to Mexico. Those jobs, along with 338 manufacturing workers laid off in July, will be outsourced to the company's plant in Monterrey, Mexico, where workers make about $3 an hour, in union officials told Reuters . (more...)
Immigrant rights activist arrested in USA, faces immediate deportation Immigrant rights activist arrested in USA, faces immediate deportation
- January 13, 2018

Williams said he and some of his City Council colleagues had joined New York State Senator Gustavo Rivera and State Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon, along with Ragbir's supporters and a group of activists in protesting, as the ambulance left the building. (more...)
Spokane Tribe Casino in Airway Heights, WA to open tonight at 7pm Spokane Tribe Casino in Airway Heights, WA to open tonight at 7pm
- January 13, 2018

The Spokane Tribe's casino is in Airway Heights, but further west on Hwy. A full service restaurant and bar are also included in the new building. The tribe overcoming political and legal battles to make the casino a reality. To honor all veterans, active and retired military and first responders, Spokane Tribe Casino offers a special "Salute" Sun Club card, featuring upgraded card benefits and exclusive specials every Monday. (more...)
Supreme Court Agrees to take South Dakota v Supreme Court Agrees to take South Dakota v
- January 13, 2018

The justices said then that requiring companies to do more would amount to discrimination against interstate commerce. "It should be left in place only if a powerful showing can be made that its rationale is still correct". The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear the state of South Dakota's argument that a 26-year-old tax-related ruling be overturned, which could free state and local governments to collect billions in internet sales tax, according to a report today from Bloomberg . (more...)
US unveils new travel warning ranking system US unveils new travel warning ranking system
- January 13, 2018

Azerbaijan has been included in the list of countries where the United States citizens are recommended to exercise increased caution due to the increased risk of terrorism. Turkey, Russia and Venezuela are considered level 3. "This is the biggest overhaul that we've done in a very, very long time", after some tinkering with language a decade ago, she said. (more...)
US Government blocks Moneygram's merger with Alibaba's Ant Financial US Government blocks Moneygram's merger with Alibaba's Ant Financial
- January 13, 2018

Both MoneyGram and Ant insist that the failed deal, which the latter paid $30 million for abandoning, doesn't mean an end to their efforts to worth together. "We can not afford to ignore well-coordinated Chinese investments that target our critical and financial infrastructure", they added. " Ant Financial is a private company, neither owned nor controlled by the Chinese government". (more...)
At 306 billion dollars, 2017 becomes costliest disaster year in United States history At 306 billion dollars, 2017 becomes costliest disaster year in United States history
- January 13, 2018

But the cost and death tolls are expected to climb as new data on Puerto Rico's post-hurricane destruction emerge. Hurricane Irma , that just followed Hurricane Harvey , cost the USA $50 billion, the fifth costliest in United States history of natural disasters , the NOAA assessment says. (more...)
Suspect on the run after shooting, wounding Tenn. officer Suspect on the run after shooting, wounding Tenn. officer
- January 13, 2018

Prayers for our KPD brother in blue suffering from a gunshot wound after an East Knoxville traffic stop. WATE 6 On Your Side has a crew on the scene. In Knox County, Wilson was convicted of aggravated burglary in 2011 and was sentenced to serve three years in a state prison, according to court records. (more...)
Camila Cabello Posts Sweet Thank You Message To Fans After Album's Release Camila Cabello Posts Sweet Thank You Message To Fans After Album's Release
- January 13, 2018

ABC/Paula LoboWe've been waiting for it for a year, and Camila Cabello's debut solo album Camila is finally out today. Camila Cabello remembers Fifth Harmony's performance at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards and still is hurt by the not-so-subtle dig at her sudden departure. (more...)
'Diplomatic breakthrough' in North-South Korea talks 'Diplomatic breakthrough' in North-South Korea talks
- January 13, 2018

Pence's wife, Karen, is also expected to attend the Games, which begin February 9. "If I were them, I would try", he said . Olympic fervor has been middling, even here in the host country. That leaves land routes. "Kim's speech seems to indicate that with new found confidence in its ability to defend against US aggression, North Korea is now ready to prioritize engagement with the new administration in the South". (more...)
PSC wants tax savings for utilities passed on to consumers PSC wants tax savings for utilities passed on to consumers
- January 13, 2018

In the wake of big corporate tax cuts enacted by Congress, electric utilities around the country are planning to pass on savings to customers by, in some cases, lowering rates. Customers may see reduced rates as these proceedings take place. The Republican tax plan passed Congress late past year before President Donald Trump signed it just before Christmas. (more...)
Army soldiers fall from chopper as slithering exercise goes wrong Army soldiers fall from chopper as slithering exercise goes wrong
- January 13, 2018

PTI reported that all exercises requiring security forces to slither down to the drop zone have been suspended by the Army. The helicopter being used for the slithering operation was indigenous Dhruv Advanced Lightweight Helicopters. Meanwhile, an inquiry has been ordered to ascertain how the accident took place. ALH Dhruv is an indigenously developed helicopter manufactured by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). (more...)
NWA's 'Fuck The Police' plays on loop over Police Radio NWA's 'Fuck The Police' plays on loop over Police Radio
- January 13, 2018

Inspector Kelvin Lloyd said officers recently noticed non-police transmissions being transmit over a number of days, claiming the disturbance was "putting people in danger". Lloyd continued "if it carries on and if they do what they're doing it will delay a response". Likewise, the use of police radios also needs a specific charger, which is not easy to find. (more...)
European Union unveils plan for Euro 1 bln investment in high-performance computing European Union unveils plan for Euro 1 bln investment in high-performance computing
- January 13, 2018

The move has been marked as a step forward in the European ambitions to be competitive and independent in the global data economy, with the Gaggle of Red-tapers looking to bring work back into the continent. The two fastest supercomputers in the world are now based in China . When it comes to manufacturing, the European Union is also keen to increase productivity. (more...)
Bus services return to normal in TN Bus services return to normal in TN
- January 13, 2018

The opposition party leader M K Stalin has urged the Chief Minister to hold talks with the staff representatives directly to end the stalemate. Even though the union is affiliated with the ruling government, a driver associated with the union stated that they are joining the protests for their rights saying, "We follow the party's ideology, but we took part in the protest for our own rights". (more...)
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Shares Bought by Pure Financial Advisors Inc
- January 13, 2018

The SI to Tronc Incorporated's float is 3.31%. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $255.13. The target implies a -7.62% decrease from where the shares are now trading. This percentage is calculated by adding the dividend yield plus the percentage of shares repurchased. $565,450 worth of CalAmp Corp. Shares for $6.65 million were sold by Sadler Jason D. (more...)
More Than $4 Million in HUD Grants Awarded to Arkansas More Than $4 Million in HUD Grants Awarded to Arkansas
- January 13, 2018

The continuum of care grants provided will give support to individuals and families across the state. An analysis from the liberal-leaning Center on Budget and Policy Priorities said all three proposals would result in fewer people receiving housing help from the federal government and warned that some of those who can't get help will end up homeless. (more...)
Bihar: CM Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked in Nandar, Buxar Bihar: CM Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked in Nandar, Buxar
- January 13, 2018

Kicking off the fourth leg of his month-long tour of the State's 38 districts, Mr. Kumar reached Buxar and was on his way to Nandan. Kumar was on a "samiksha yatra" when his vehicle was pelted with stones. The chief minister has been touring the state since December 12, 2017, to monitor the government's development schemes. According to police, when Nitish Kumar was passing through the village, some people urged him to visit the area inhabited by Dalits which they claimed was neglected. (more...)
Terry Richardson Is Under Investigation by the NYPD for Sexual Assault Terry Richardson Is Under Investigation by the NYPD for Sexual Assault
- January 13, 2018

However, the publication told the New York Daily News that they "had no knowledge of a 2003 editorial feature assigned to Richardson". Richardson's cover shoot work with Zoƫ Kravitz was also replaced for the January issue of Elle after the Weinstein allegations broke-though Richardson was reportedly banned from working with Elle in the years prior-and he's also been dropped from other various brands. (more...)
Facebook to overhaul news feed to promote 'meaningful' posts Facebook to overhaul news feed to promote 'meaningful' posts
- January 13, 2018

Facebook made a huge change to how its news feed works, surfacing posts from friends more prominently than posts from brands and publishers . Referring to a research conducted on social media, he said, "research that shows when we use social media to connect with people we care about, it can be good for our well-being". (more...)
Essex Property Trust (ESS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Essex Property Trust (ESS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
- January 12, 2018

About 2.09 million shares traded. The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) has risen 26.23% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.84% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) by 11,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 77,000 shares, and cut its stake in Nuvasive Inc (Prn). (more...)
Ethiopia says it will free all of its political prisoners Ethiopia says it will free all of its political prisoners
- January 12, 2018

Martin Plaut is a journalist specialising in the Horn of Africa and Southern Africa, and senior research fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies. Ethiopia's government has attempted to downplay the prime minister's announcement. Many ethnic Oromos and Amharas which make about 33 and 27 percent of Ethiopia's estimated 100 million population accuse ethnic Tigrayans who make up six percent of the nation's population of unduly dominating the country's political and economic scene. (more...)
Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) Shooting Higher to New Recent High
- January 12, 2018

The stock of Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Investec. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, March 7 by Societe Generale. Therefore 63% are positive. On Monday, November 30 the stock rating was downgraded by Bernstein to "Underperform". The stock has "Hold" rating by Berenberg on Tuesday, July 26. (more...)
Failed Cabinet reshuffle leaves Theresa May looking weak as ever Failed Cabinet reshuffle leaves Theresa May looking weak as ever
- January 12, 2018

An interim deal on Brexit in December 2017 appeared to give her new impetus, and the much-anticipated reshuffle was arranged. It also comes as the prime minister tries to reset her leadership in the face of a resurgent opposition Labour party, which exceeded expectations in the snap election May called - and almost lost - last summer. (more...)
Tamar Braxton Tamar Braxton "not together" with estranged husband Vincent Herbert, deletes her Instagram
- January 12, 2018

Here's what we know! Tamar Braxton , 40, is officially off Instagram ... for now. According to theJasmineBRAND.com , the Braxton family matriarch isn't here for Tamar resuming communication with the man she claimed months ago physically assaulted her daughter. (more...)
Sami Khedira sends Juventus transfer message over Liverpool midfielder Emre Can Sami Khedira sends Juventus transfer message over Liverpool midfielder Emre Can
- January 12, 2018

The 23-year-old Reds midfielder is out of contract in six months and the Italian champions are said to hold a strong interest in signing the Germany worldwide to bolster their squad. "He's young, strong and very talented". So if there were the possibility of Juventus to sign him, I would take this opportunity in a flash. "I'm very thankful to all the trainers, the manager and all the staff here for the part they have played in helping me to achieve that because without them it wouldn't ... (more...)
Iraqi Forces Capture ISIS Executioner Who Hurled Gay Men From Buildings Iraqi Forces Capture ISIS Executioner Who Hurled Gay Men From Buildings
- January 12, 2018

Abu Omar was seen in a number of ISIS execution videos in which his victims were thrown off of buildings, decapitated, or stoned to death for offenses such as suspected homosexuality and desecrating Allah's name. It is unclear how many Iraqis have been slaughtered by ISIS, which swept across the country in the summer of 2014 before gradually being pushed back by government forces supported by a USA -led coalition. (more...)
Man Drives Tank Into Store, Steals Bottle of Wine Man Drives Tank Into Store, Steals Bottle of Wine
- January 12, 2018

A Russian man's been arrested after taking a tank and ramming it into a supermarket. He also crushed a auto parked nearby, images showed. On a joyride through Apatity, the man driving the armored vehicle badly damaged a parked auto before careening through the supermarket window, police said. (more...)

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