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Abbas urges EU members to 'swiftly' recognize Palestinian state Abbas urges EU members to 'swiftly' recognize Palestinian state
- January 23, 2018

He reiterated the U.S.'s commitment to "lasting peace" between Israelis and Palestinians, noting that President Donald Trump's administration won't take a position on any status issues and reaffirming that it will support a two-state solution as long as both sides can agree. (more...)
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM) Shares Bought by Creative Planning
- January 23, 2018

The stock decreased 2.41% or $1.13 during the last trading session, reaching $45.72. About 6.37M shares traded or 33.89% up from the average. Lodge Hill Capital Llc who had been investing in Martin Marietta Matls Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.34B market cap company. (more...)
White House says Trump focused on minimizing shutdown harm White House says Trump focused on minimizing shutdown harm
- January 23, 2018

The coming to terms was hinted at in the morning by Republican Sen. "They don't want to do it but are powerless!" According to the Post , over the weekend aides including Kelly, legislative affairs head Marc Short, and budget director Mick Mulvaney urged Trump to stop trying to strike a deal with Schumer. (more...)
Turkey's president receives update on Afrin operation Turkey's president receives update on Afrin operation
- January 23, 2018

A spokesman for the SDF said the death toll stands at 18 civilians, including women and children. Erdogan has also announced that the events in Syria this weekend signify the beginning of a new military campaign in the region, created to combat Kurdish ground forces around Turkeys southern border and stomp out what he calls a " terrorist army; " the Kurdish YPG . (more...)
Trump touts 'economic success' in Women's March tweet Trump touts 'economic success' in Women's March tweet
- January 23, 2018

More than 300 towns and cities organised anniversary marches and rallies. Some waved signs saying, "You can't fix stupid but you can vote it out", "The president of the USA is a racist", and "We're not gonna take it sisters". Johansson said women have been "conditioned" to need approval from men and told the crowd: "For me, moving forward means time's up on the female condition". (more...)
Boston TV station apologizes for Aaron Hernandez tweet Boston TV station apologizes for Aaron Hernandez tweet
- January 23, 2018

No. 81 in a Patriots jersey is, of course, the late Aaron Hernandez , who hasn't played football since January 2013. The tweet was eventually deleted, but not before the Twitterverse noticed. Therefore, while initially convicted of Lloyd's murder, that conviction was ultimately stricken from Hernandez's record. Brain scans later found serious effects of CTE and it will forever be one of the more interesting sports stories in history. (more...)
Mike Pence heckled in Israeli parliament as he announced 2019 embassy move
- January 23, 2018

European Union diplomats say the bloc is mulling several ways to support a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with a negotiated settlement on the status of Jerusalem, which both Israel and the Palestinians see as their capital. (more...)
A WH spox flayed Lindsey Graham's ass-backward immigration position A WH spox flayed Lindsey Graham's ass-backward immigration position
- January 23, 2018

Miller's role in placing a Semtex charge under the tenuous DACA deal at the heart of this budget frenzy is a sign of his overwhelming power in this White House. DACA is a guarantee against deportation for millions of illegal immigrants who were brought to the U.S.as children. 'As long as Sen. "The White House staff, I think, is making it very hard", he added. (more...)
'Thrill seeker' nurse charged with 97 hospital murders in Germany 'Thrill seeker' nurse charged with 97 hospital murders in Germany
- January 23, 2018

Prosecutors have charged a German nurse with murdering nearly 100 patients in northwest Germany, while working at two different hospitals. The nurse claimed he killed patients by giving them a lethal dose of medication. The patient survived and Hoegel was arrested. Hoegel, meanwhile, told fellow inmates and then a psychiatrist that he had committed scores more killings. (more...)
Minnie Mouse Gets Star Of Her Own On Hollywood Walk of Fame Minnie Mouse Gets Star Of Her Own On Hollywood Walk of Fame
- January 23, 2018

And while she's famous for "playing the damsel in distress", Iger said, "the truth is Minnie can hold her own in any situation". Pop star Katy Perry , also dressed in red and white polka dots for the occasion, said she had been a fan of Minnie since the age of two or three. (more...)
Cardi B Defends Fiance Offset Following Homophobic Lyric Controversy Cardi B Defends Fiance Offset Following Homophobic Lyric Controversy
- January 23, 2018

Offset apologized for the line late last week, but with the caveat that he intended the word as "lingo that means unusual or odd", not as a gay slur . Chart-topping rapper Cardi B is in defense mode now that her fiancé Offset is being accused of spouting homophobic lyrics. You know, there's bad words that your parents teach you that you're not supposed to say . (more...)
Trump Annoyed That Zinke Exempted Florida From Drilling Program Trump Annoyed That Zinke Exempted Florida From Drilling Program
- January 23, 2018

The move would have included Florida, among a number of other states; however, after meeting with Republican Gov. Rick Scott shortly after, Zinke announced via Twitter that the Sunshine State's waters would be spared until 2024, unlike a number of other states across the Gulf, Atlantic and Pacific coasts. (more...)
Cardinal Capital Management Inc. Acquires 16200 Shares of Hormel Foods Corp (HRL)
- January 22, 2018

The company has a market capitalization of $18,410.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.14, a P/E/G ratio of 2.24 and a beta of 0.65. HOLLINGER WILLIAM R sold $1.33 million worth of stock. The Oregon-based Ims has invested 0.09% in Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL ). 400,346 are owned by Adage Capital Prtnrs Lc. Koch Industries Inc reported 15,838 shares. (more...)
Vasant Panchami celebrated across Punjab Vasant Panchami celebrated across Punjab
- January 22, 2018

Dance and music institutes also celebrate the occasion as Goddess Saraswati is also considered the deity of art forms. Clay idols of the goddess were seen with a crescent moon on the brow, riding a swan or seated on a lotus with flowers, fruits and candies placed as offerings before it. (more...)
Syrians die of cold while trying to flee into Lebanon Syrians die of cold while trying to flee into Lebanon
- January 22, 2018

Members of a group of Syrian refugees attempting to cross Lebanon's snowy mountainous regions were found dead on Friday by the nation's military. In 2015, the Lebanese government barred the U.N.'s refugee agency, UNHCR, from registering Syrian refugees, and placed additional restrictions on them entering the country without guarantors or work visas, or for transit. (more...)
DMV to begin offering 'Real IDs' for domestic flights DMV to begin offering 'Real IDs' for domestic flights
- January 22, 2018

If you do need a Real ID, you must apply in-person at a DMV office with proof of identity, such as a US birth certificate, USA passport, employment authorization document, permanenet resident card or foreign passport with approved form I-94. (more...)
U.S. top court backs police over arrests at racy Washington party U.S. top court backs police over arrests at racy Washington party
- January 22, 2018

The house itself appeared unoccupied - light fixtures dangled from the ceiling and the floor was so dirty that partygoerd refused to sit down on it. The only furniture consisted a few padded metal chairs and a bare mattress upstairs in a room with a naked woman and a group of men. (more...)
Sen. Lindsey Graham on Shutdown: 'Everybody's Losing'
- January 22, 2018

Graham said he refused to comment on Trump's purported vulgar statement because, in Graham's own words, he wants to make sure that he "can keep talking to the president". Lindsey Graham, the senior senator from SC, told MSNBC that he is still a "no" on the legislation passed by the House on Thursday that would keep the government open for 30 days but do nothing to protect beneficiaries of President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). (more...)
Saudi Arabia, answering critics, announces new measures to ease Yemen's humanitarian crisis Saudi Arabia, answering critics, announces new measures to ease Yemen's humanitarian crisis
- January 22, 2018

The Saudi-led coalition has come under mounting global criticism for civilian casualties caused by airstrikes, the destruction of basic infrastructure and its blockade of key Yemeni ports, which are a lifeline for vital imports. He also said that these operations will address the humanitarian needs of the current phase, as the operations will include projects for infrastructure development in Yemen that would ensure an increase in the capacity to receive aid via air, land and seaports. (more...)
Nine Saudi Arabia players move on loan to LaLiga clubs Nine Saudi Arabia players move on loan to LaLiga clubs
- January 22, 2018

The partnership was signed off by Saudi Arabia's General Sports Authority, Saudi Arabia Football Association and La Liga - who run the La Liga and Segunda Division. Second division sides Sporting Gijon, Numancia, Rayo Vallecano and Real Valladolid are also participating in the scheme. These loan agreements, for an initial period of six months, allow these players to further develop their skills training and playing in Spain. (more...)
Halliburton Company Stock Surges on 'Outstanding' Q4, Upbeat Outlook Halliburton Company Stock Surges on 'Outstanding' Q4, Upbeat Outlook
- January 22, 2018

TAX LAW IMPACT: Halliburton's fourth-quarter results included $882 million of charges following a preliminary evaluation of the tax law's impact on its operations. REVENUE: Revenue jumped 9% to $5.9 billion, more than the $5.6 billion analysts expected. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.74, from 0.61 in 2017Q2. (more...)
North Korean athletes set to compete in 5 sports at PyeongChang 2018 North Korean athletes set to compete in 5 sports at PyeongChang 2018
- January 22, 2018

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (C) with North and South Korean representatives at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne , Switzerland, January 20, 2018. At the demonstration against North Korea Monday, protesters complained the Pyeongchang Olympics were turning into the "Pyongyang Olympics". With her team's first game slated for February 10, she's stuck in an unenviable position of having to leave at least four of the players she's coached over the last four years ... (more...)
Tokyo holds first anti-ballistic missile evacuation drill Tokyo holds first anti-ballistic missile evacuation drill
- January 22, 2018

People in earthquake-prone Japan are familiar with evacuation drills simulating natural disasters and fires, but one simulating a North Korean missile attack on Tokyo is still a novel idea. Reviews of the drills are mixed, with some arguing that regular exercises increase preparedness and others countering with the argument that such drills are useless and make war more likely. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs demote Tony Parker from starting lineup San Antonio Spurs demote Tony Parker from starting lineup
- January 22, 2018

Murray started for the first seven games of the Spurs' 2017-2018 season. Parker's fantasy value doesn't change too much and his usage rate could actually increase, but Murray gets a solid bump as the starter going forward. "Just like Manu, just like Pau, that day's going to come", Parker told ESPN . "And if Pop sees something that is good for the team, I'll try to do my best". (more...)
Top Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Shareholders For 09/30/2017
- January 22, 2018

At the open market though, their shares were trading at $44.62. The institutional investor held 21,213 shares of the programming company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.10 million, down from 33,332 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
READY PLAYER ONE | See The Future READY PLAYER ONE | See The Future
- January 22, 2018

The teaser clip features of snippets of classic Steven-directed films, including Jaws , Close Encounters of the Third Kind , E.T. and Indiana Jones, along with comments made by author Ernest Cline and a chat with the director. The trailer examines how Spielberg has influenced the world Cline created, which is a dystopia set in 2045 in which people are seeking solace in a virtual reality universe. (more...)
'Unprecedented crisis of trust' grips USA thanks to partisanship, social media 'Unprecedented crisis of trust' grips USA thanks to partisanship, social media
- January 22, 2018

Only one in four Britons trusts social media and users would like to see tighter regulation, according to the annual Edelman Trust Barometer . He noted that it's the first time that the massive plunge in trust wasn't linked to a faltering economy or catastrophe. (more...)
Mammootty's Son Dulquer Salmaan Is Indian Team Captain Mammootty's Son Dulquer Salmaan Is Indian Team Captain
- January 22, 2018

Dulquer already impressed with his Bollywood debut, and on the other side, he recently wrapped his Telugu debut Mahanati. Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan, predominantly seen in Malayalam films, has been finalised as the lead actor opposite Bollywood star Sonam Kapoor for the big screen adaptation of author Anuja Chauhan's " Zoya Factor ". (more...)
South Korea Reportedly Plans to Hit Bitcoin Exchanges With Massive Tax Bills South Korea Reportedly Plans to Hit Bitcoin Exchanges With Massive Tax Bills
- January 22, 2018

If that was not enough, South Korea also announces that they will require cryptocurrency exchanges to share user data with banks, in a potential move to impose taxes on the transactions, an official at financial authorities said Sunday. (more...)
Shutdown affects Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park Shutdown affects Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park
- January 22, 2018

In the meantime, I am sure you have questions. Will I continue to receive my Social Security and SSI checks? "Any entry onto NPS property during this period of federal government shutdown is at the visitor's sole risk". The last government shutdown was in 2013 under the Obama administration. Some 700 small business owners seeking about $140 million worth of SBA loan guarantees were in limbo, leaving those businesses without financing. (more...)

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