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DMK threatens to move no-confidence motion amid AIADMK's merger talks DMK threatens to move no-confidence motion amid AIADMK's merger talks
- August 12, 2017

In the strongest attack on T. T.V. Dhinakaran, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Friday hit back for his "forgery and 420" remark against him and colleagues, saying the "tag is appropriate for the AIADMK leader, who has been virtually expelled from the party". (more...)
Chicago White Sox Call Up Reynaldo Lopez Chicago White Sox Call Up Reynaldo Lopez
- August 12, 2017

Duffy will face right-hander Reynaldo Lopez , the latest White Sox minor leaguer to make the transition to the big-league stage. Still contending but sliding in a jumbled American League Central and wild-card race, Kansas City (57-58) lost its fifth straight game and fell for the 10th time in 12 games. (more...)
KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Upgraded at BidaskClub KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE:KS) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- August 12, 2017

Zacks Investment Research raised KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $25.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday the 27th of June 2017. Packaging Corporation of America's dividend payout ratio is now 48.56%. In related news, Director David P. (more...)
Trump May Roll Out Probe Into China and Intellectual Property Theft Trump May Roll Out Probe Into China and Intellectual Property Theft
- August 12, 2017

Trump had been expected to order a so-called Section 301 investigation under the 1974 Trade Act earlier this month, but action had been postponed as the White House pressed for China's cooperation in reining in North Korea's nuclear program. (more...)
"Sex and the City" star may run for NY governor
- August 12, 2017

When asked by a reporter on Monday if she had thought about a career in politics, Nixon said: "People have talked to me about it. People have talked to me before". Eliot Spitzer started to narrow that gap [when he was governor], and now the gap between our richest and poorest schools is wider under Governor Cuomo than it has ever been before. (more...)
Chloe Khan can't breathe after botched nose job Chloe Khan can't breathe after botched nose job
- August 12, 2017

Speaking to Ruth Langsford and Ealmon Holmes, Chloe, who looks nearly unrecognisable from her former self, said: "I can't breathe or smell through my nose anymore". STRUGGLING: Chloe can't breathe or smell properly "I can't actually breathe. I tried to say something but couldn't speak because I was going under". (more...)
Anne Applebaum: Trump's toothless threats endanger us all Anne Applebaum: Trump's toothless threats endanger us all
- August 12, 2017

Humphrey on Wednesday requested that the delegation support the Oversight Commission on Presidential Capacity Act , which would set up a commission to determine whether the president is mentally fit. "Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!" he tweeted. Late last week, the United Nations Security Council passed new economic sanctions on North Korea, causing the country's leaders to warn it will take "physical action" as a response. (more...)
Pilgrims in the Northern Region Starts Hajj Trip from Tamale Pilgrims in the Northern Region Starts Hajj Trip from Tamale
- August 12, 2017

The pilgrims are now frustrated and stranded at the northern regional capital, Tamale. Ghana is allocated 6,200 pilgrims to attend this year's hajj as against 5000 last year. He said at least over 425 pilgrims who paid but could not make it past year have had their issues addressed. The original fight for the stranded pilgrims was scheduled for 8:30 pm on Thursday, August 10. (more...)
Anthem to stop selling individual plans in much of Virginia Anthem to stop selling individual plans in much of Virginia
- August 12, 2017

Is Congress listening to voices so near the Potomac? The insurer's decision could trigger a quick meeting of a bipartisan subcommittee of both legislative chambers that formed this year to monitor potential federal actions on health care that could affect Virginia, including the individual insurance market and the state's Medicaid program. (more...)
Carter: North Koreans convinced of U.S. strike
- August 12, 2017

Sixty-four Democratic members of the House of representatives - including John Conyers, the only member of Congress to have fought in the Korean War - sent a letter to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on August 10 expressing "profound concern over the statements made by President Trump that dramatically increased tensions with North Korea and raised the specter of nuclear war". (more...)
Guam Governor Says Trump Called, Assured Island Is Safe Guam Governor Says Trump Called, Assured Island Is Safe
- August 12, 2017

Asked if the US was going to war, he said cryptically, "I think you know the answer to that". "Nobody loves a peaceful solution more than President Trump, that I can tell you ..." The call comes just hours after Trump held a question-and-answer session with reporters, during which he said he had not yet talked with Calvo. (more...)
India trying to convert held Kashmir into a Muslim minority state: FO India trying to convert held Kashmir into a Muslim minority state: FO
- August 12, 2017

A complete shutdown is being observed in Occupied Kashmir today against the Indian plans to abrogate Article 35A of Indian Constitution to convert the Muslim majority into minority of the valley. A parliamentary panel has asked the Modi government to utilise its diplomatic finesse at all appropriate fora and its economic clout in the current geo-political situation to persuade Pakistan to join the process of dialogue at the earliest and abandon continuing attrition. (more...)
Forces have enough resources, ammo: Jaitley Forces have enough resources, ammo: Jaitley
- August 12, 2017

The Minister was responding to a supplementary question by Congress member Deepender Singh Hooda, who said the government had written off around Rs 59,000 crore of corporate loans. Asked about the Make in India programme for defence industry, the minister said: "India is located in an area where we need a very high level of defence preparedness and therefore, India can not indefinitely have a situation where we only keep buying equipment from all over the world". (more...)
Newspaper: China should stay neutral if N. Korea fires first on US Newspaper: China should stay neutral if N. Korea fires first on US
- August 12, 2017

Damian Green , First Secretary of State, said today it is "obviously" in Britain's interests for the two nations not to go to war. Comparing the situation to the Cuban missile crisis of 1962, Mr Tugendhat said: "Kennedy and Khrushchev showed that nuclear tensions can be unwound by measured and thoughtful action". (more...)
Gorka denies dismissing Tillerson's role on North Korea
- August 12, 2017

Far from reassuring everyone the world isn't hurtling towards nuclear destruction, the interview with President Trump's Deputy Assistant instead instilled a foreboding sense of doom amongst listeners. Gorka came back with another round of "fake news" complaints before offering up some compliments for Tillerson and the administration as a whole. Speaking in New Jersey at his golf course, Trump declined to rule out a preemptive strike on North Korea, saying he wouldn't discuss potential ... (more...)
Tar Heels get commitment from guard Jeremiah Francis
- August 12, 2017

Ohio State basketball's most important recruiting target for 2019 has chosen another school. The younger Francis plays for Pickerington Central. Francis' arrival in two years will continue the Tar Heels' extended run of success in the ACC under Williams. (more...)
Single-engine plane crashes near Adrian, two seriously injured Single-engine plane crashes near Adrian, two seriously injured
- August 12, 2017

The crash happened at about 10 a.m. on Lyons Road between the Sand Creek Highway and Gorman Road, south of the Lenawee County Airport. - The Lenawee County Sheriff's Office says a woman walked to flag down a auto hours after the small plane she was flying in crashed into a tree. (more...)
Al Gore: Trump less of climate change threat than I feared Al Gore: Trump less of climate change threat than I feared
- August 12, 2017

Mr Gore added he initially believed Mr Trump "would come to his senses" although he has "surrounded himself with a rogues gallery of climate deniers". Asked about the decision, Gore said, "I was anxious when Donald Trump made that speech [announcing the withdrawal] it would have a negative effect". (more...)
Valley natives visiting from Guam reflect on North Korea threat Valley natives visiting from Guam reflect on North Korea threat
- August 12, 2017

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . An American territory that hosts a significant military contingent, Guam has found itself in the crosshairs of a geopolitical feud sparked by Donald Trump promising "fire and fury" in response to further threats. (more...)
Trump Takes Credit For Nuclear Arsenal Improvments By Obama Administration
- August 12, 2017

James Clapper, the former Director of National Intelligence, likened the volley of bombastic words between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the lead up to World War I . The policy should make clear to all parties the unequivocal existential consequences to North Korea of a nuclear attack against the United States or any of our allies; no proportionality. (more...)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Position Cut by Montecito Bank & Trust
- August 12, 2017

Ledyard National Bank who had been investing in Cognizant Technology Solutions for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $41.35 billion market cap company. Fiduciary Trust Company increased Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VEU) stake by 17,356 shares to 512,439 valued at $22.64M in 2016Q4. Illinois Tool Wks Inc (NYSE:ITW) was raised too. (more...)
UN Coordinator Demands Explanation From Nigeria Over Illegal Search Of Humanitarian Base UN Coordinator Demands Explanation From Nigeria Over Illegal Search Of Humanitarian Base
- August 12, 2017

The Nigerian military conducted what the United Nations called an unauthorized search of its main operating base in the country's northeast in the early hours of Friday. Notwithstanding, the search operation was conducted peacefully at the premises, when the troops were allowed into it, just like other buildings". He said that the clearance operations effort had yielded significant successes in the past weeks. (more...)
Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Lowe's Companies Call Options (LOW)
- August 12, 2017

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. (NYSE:LOW) shares. On Tuesday, May 30 Maltsbarger Richard D sold $936,115 worth of Lowe's Companies, Inc. "(LOW) Just Fell Off the Shelf â€" Grab It" published on July 21, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Why I Want To Go Long Lowe's" with publication date: "July 25, 2017. (more...)
Gorka: 'Nonsensical' For Tillerson To Talk Military Matters [AUDIO]
- August 12, 2017

Rubio's defense of the President's comments is at odds with the opinions of some of his colleagues in the Senate - including Republicans - who criticized Trump for the harsh rhetoric. "We remain prepared to defend ourselves and our allies and to use the full range of capabilities at our disposal against the growing threat from North Korea", Logan said. (more...)
Gorka: Tillerson Comments Taken Out of Context
- August 12, 2017

Following off-the-cuff remarks made by President Trump, threatening "fire and fury, the likes of which the world has never seen before", if North Korea continues to threaten the United States, North Korea retaliated in the war of words. Mattis's statement didn't stop there, though. "While our State Department is making every effort to resolve this global threat through diplomatic means, it must be noted that the combined allied militaries now possess the most precise, rehearsed and robust ... (more...)
Loopholes in Shyamvar Rai's statements: Lawyer Loopholes in Shyamvar Rai's statements: Lawyer
- August 12, 2017

Special public prosecutor Kavita Patil took objection to this and said to judge J. C. Jagdale that the statement does not specify that he was arrested at Khar Danda . He said he did not remember the day and month he received it, but the year was 2012. Further, Rai who was deposing against his former boss Indrani, gave vague answers to several questions that were posed by Pasbola. (more...)
Oppenheimer Holdings Research Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for CVS Health Corporation (CVS)
- August 12, 2017

The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $79.14. 1,151,146 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 3rd. (more...)
2 cited after stealing 11-year-old 4H project from fair 2 cited after stealing 11-year-old 4H project from fair
- August 12, 2017

Police were able to obtain surveillance video and received multiple tips. On Thursday, Centerpointe Adult Treatment Center staff noticed two men at the facility that matched the video they saw of the theft. He said she put in about a dozen hours making the football-size plastic glue-together model, which is painted in two-tone blue and silver so it looks just like it did when her grandfather bought it. (more...)
Noch kein Verdächtiger nach Fund von Leichenteilen in Hamburger Gewässern Noch kein Verdächtiger nach Fund von Leichenteilen in Hamburger Gewässern
- August 12, 2017

Fünf davon fanden Passanten, zwei entdeckten Polizeitaucher. Der DNA-Schnelltest stehe allerdings noch aus. Der Täter hat die Frau zerstückelt und die Leichenteile über die Stadt verteilt, davon geht die Polizei derzeit aus. Die Mordkommission hat auch in diesem Fall die weiteren Ermittlungen übernommen. Die 48-Jährige habe die Staatsangehörigkeit von Äquatorialguinea gehabt. (more...)
Rep. Keith Ellison says Kim Jong Un 'acting more responsible' than Trump Rep. Keith Ellison says Kim Jong Un 'acting more responsible' than Trump
- August 12, 2017

It comes as Kim Jong-un said he would fire four Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missiles 30km from the coast of the United States territory of Guam. If it does so, at least one of Britain's three Rivet Joint spy planes could be dispatched to Japan within two weeks. But, speaking to The Independent , a well-placed Government source insisted no request to send a plane had been made. (more...)