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Investor Focus on Attractive Earnings Growth: FS Investment Corporation (FSIC)
- August 12, 2017

FSIC Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Declares Regular Distribution for Third Quarter . COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " FS Investment Corporation to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.22 (FSIC)" was first posted by Rincon Hill News and is the sole property of of Rincon Hill News. (more...)
American Realty Investors, Inc. (ARL) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
- August 12, 2017

The stock declined 1.44% or $1.44 reaching $98.59 on the news. About shares traded. Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) has risen 54.07% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. "The rating was upgraded by Citigroup on Monday, September 28 to ". As per Tuesday, June 28, the company rating was initiated by Boenning & Scattergood. (more...)
McDonald's Corporation (MCD): Investor's Watch List
- August 12, 2017

Mcdonalds now has $126.27B valuation. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 11,755 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,861,756.90. K12 Inc (NYSE:LRN) was reduced too. BidaskClub cut McDonald's Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. (more...)
Majority of Americans support ObamaCare Majority of Americans support ObamaCare
- August 12, 2017

While some have speculated that picking a fight with McConnell is unsafe, particularly because McConnell controls the Senate's agenda, Paul said he didn't think the public feud would deteriorate their relationship or the relationship Trump has with Congress . (more...)
Trump Calls Guam Gov to 'Say Hello' and Promise Full Federal Support
- August 12, 2017

The mayor of Guam recorded the candid, 3-minute phone conversation with Trump and posted it to his Facebook page . We are with you 1,000 per cent. "Mr President, as the Governor of Guam, representative of Guam's people, and as an American citizen, I felt never more safe and confident with you at the helm", the Governor said with a smile. (more...)
You Can Rent Trump's Childhood Home on Airbnb You Can Rent Trump's Childhood Home on Airbnb
- August 12, 2017

The circa 1940 Tudor-style house is available for $ 725 a night . An unnamed buyer had purchased the house for $2.14 million, after it was auctioned off in March. The listing boasts an amenity you probably won't find anywhere else: a giant cut out of the president in the living room, "a great companion for watching Fox News late into the night". (more...)
USA destroyer in South China Sea violated law, harmed security USA destroyer in South China Sea violated law, harmed security
- August 12, 2017

The USS John S McCain destroyer sailed within six nautical miles of Mischief Reef , part of the disputed Spratly Islands south of the Paracel Islands. "The US military's provocative actions will only encourage the Chinese military to further strengthen the defence capacity building and firmly defend national sovereignty and security", Qian said. (more...)
Two Seriously Injured After Plane Crash On The Sunshine Coast Two Seriously Injured After Plane Crash On The Sunshine Coast
- August 12, 2017

Mr Berg, 49, and one of the male passengers, were trapped in wreckage for more than an hour and had to be freed by emergency crews. Those three were in a stable condition on the Sunshine Coast. They were taken to a Toledo-area hospital with serious injuries, officials said. A Sunshine Coast Daily team is at the scene but is being kept well back from the crash. (more...)
Elvis Week underway as Graceland honors 40th anniversary of Elvis' death Elvis Week underway as Graceland honors 40th anniversary of Elvis' death
- August 12, 2017

The year's extravaganza, which will commemorate the 40th anniversary of Presley's passing, will be a nine-day event running through Saturday, August 19, and the first since the opening of the Elvis Presley's Memphis Entertainment Complex and The Guest House at Graceland hotel. (more...)
State budget in limbo after Supreme Court strikes down cigarette fee State budget in limbo after Supreme Court strikes down cigarette fee
- August 12, 2017

John Schachter, director of state communications for anti-tobacco advocacy group Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, said the group is disappointed by the state Supreme Court decision. Seven other justices concurred, while two - Justices Joseph Watt and Tom Colbert - concurred in part and dissented in part. The plaintiffs-cigarette companies, distributors, and smokers-argued that the $1.50 tax violated the state constitution. (more...)
Florida kids can skip lunch line for $100 Florida kids can skip lunch line for $100
- August 12, 2017

A school letter went home to parents in Sarasota, Florida saying their kids could move to the front of the lunch line in the cafeteria if they sent in extra money. "All you poor kids get in the back of the line, '" Stephenson told News Channel 8 . "I do not approve of any donation that is tied to any student advantage or privilege on campus". (more...)
North Korea Nuclear Threat: How Many Nuke Warheads Does It Have
- August 12, 2017

Many Americans had reassured themselves that North Korea was still years away from threatening the US mainland with a nuclear missile. As Theodore Roosevelt said, 'Speak softly but carry a big stick'. "We can't do anything and the North Koreans can't do anything", he said. Millions of people around the world are concerned about the growing threat of nuclear war. (more...)
Mississauga pastor freed from North Korean prison has landed in Canada Mississauga pastor freed from North Korean prison has landed in Canada
- August 12, 2017

Asked about Trump's language on North Korea, Freeland said Canada stands by all of its allies, including the United States. "When they are threatened, we are there", she said. A delegation of the government of canada was made this week to Pyongyang in North Korea, for its release. Lim was arrested in 2015 for allegedly meddling in North Korean state affairs. (more...)
JD(U) suspends Rajya Sabha member Ali Anwar Ansari from parliamentary party JD(U) suspends Rajya Sabha member Ali Anwar Ansari from parliamentary party
- August 12, 2017

At a function at Sonepur, Yadav said, "Sarkari JD (U ) is with Nitish Kumar while the original party is with me". Two camps seems to have been formed within the party, one supporting Nitish and the other backing Sharad. Someone like Sharad Yadav or Ali Anwar will have to come forward to break it. Janata Dal (United) rebel MP Ali Anwar Ansari, who was suspended from the parliamentary party for taking part in a meeting of opposition parties, on Saturday said the Sharad Yadav-led faction ... (more...)
US Bancorp (USB) Shares Sold by Cypress Capital Group
- August 12, 2017

Us Bancorp Del now has $86.94B valuation. The stock decreased 1.60% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $52.38. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB ) has risen 23.07% since August 10, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, July 19 by RBC Capital Markets. Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.10, from 0.97 in 2016Q3. (more...)
National Basketball Association star arrested on pot charge in Los Angeles National Basketball Association star arrested on pot charge in Los Angeles
- August 12, 2017

Officer Liliana Preciado says the 36-year-old forward was taken into custody late Wednesday on suspicion of possession of marijuana with intent to sell. No officers were hurt. Police also recovered two guns and impounded two cars. It was a huge blow not only on the team, who is banking on his leadership to keep the young Kings in check, but also on the 16-year veteran who have worked hard in transforming his previously-troubled image into that of a good soldier for the entirety of his ... (more...)
Enforcing New North Korea Sanctions Poses Challenge Enforcing New North Korea Sanctions Poses Challenge
- August 12, 2017

Ri hasn't spoken publicly since arriving in the Philippines. "We warn North Korea not to test or misunderstand the will of the South Korea-U.S. alliance". "We'll know it when we see it", said Tillerson. The two-pronged effort focuses on China, the source of 90 percent of Pyongyang's trade, but also on nations around the world that use North Korea's workers, host its consulates and companies, buy its military equipment and allow its planes to transit or land on their territory. (more...)
Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) Closed 14.4% Above Its 50 Day Average
- August 12, 2017

It provides voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. The Company is involved in the mining of thermal coal for sale primarily to electric utilities and metallurgical coal for sale to industrial customers. (more...)
Marc Marquez: Honda no longer losing on acceleration
- August 12, 2017

Honda rider Marquez, who was unhurt when he slid off his bike in the final practice session earlier Saturday, timed 1 minute, 23.235 seconds in his fastest lap on the 4.318-kilometer (2.683-mile) Red Bull Ring for his 70th career pole. Vinales (Movistar Yamaha) will start the race in fourth while team-mate Valentino Rossi is back in seventh and Britain's LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow finished qualifying in ninth. (more...)
Nuclear war between U.S. and North Korea 'unlikely but risk rising'
- August 12, 2017

Under an atomic energy agreement signed with the USA in 1974, South Korea is banned from building its own nuclear arms, and Washington has guaranteed to protect the South under a "nuclear umbrella" against potential aggression. According to Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA), a non-profit organization dedicated to generate public support for missile defense systems in the United State, Guam is covered by a USA missile defense system deployed permanently by the Defense Department at ... (more...)
Jharkhand forest officials gun down elephant that allegedly killed 15 people Jharkhand forest officials gun down elephant that allegedly killed 15 people
- August 12, 2017

The animal escaped, but Khan later shot and killed the elephant with a.458 calibre magnum rifle. A well known hunter Sharpshooter Shafath Ali Khan was called from Hyderabad, he fired two bullets on the head of the animal from a distance of just 10 meters. (more...)
Tribune Media Company (TRCO) to Issue $0.25 Quarterly Dividend Tribune Media Company (TRCO) to Issue $0.25 Quarterly Dividend
- August 12, 2017

Cibc World Markets Corp increased its stake in Tribune Media by 84.5% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,059,287 shares of the company's stock worth $114,020,000 after buying an additional 3,031,113 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Sammy Watkins Traded To Rams; Bills Acquire Jordan Matthews In Separate Trade Sammy Watkins Traded To Rams; Bills Acquire Jordan Matthews In Separate Trade
- August 12, 2017

Buffalo Bills' fans are scrambling to find answers, so here are the three biggest things that the Sammy Watkins trade means. Goff now has a legitimate supporting cast. Gaines from the Los Angeles Rams in separate deals. So whatever my job is, that's I'm going to do it to the best of my ability. A difference maker, if you will. (more...)
Eight army jawans among 15 martyred in Quetta terrorist attack Eight army jawans among 15 martyred in Quetta terrorist attack
- August 12, 2017

The terrorists do not want the people to celebrate Independence Day, he added. Casualties were also confirmed by rescue and hospital sources. It said the injured were taken to the Combined Military Hospital where some of them were in critical condition. (more...)
UN Celebrates International Youth Day UN Celebrates International Youth Day
- August 12, 2017

In the lead-up to International Youth Day on Aug 12, the United Nations (UN) kicked off a commemorative event at its NY headquarters Friday with a message from Secretary-General Antonio Guterres underscoring his commitment to young people, China's Xinhua news agency reported. (more...)
NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia
- August 12, 2017

The Congress vice-president, speaking at the Karnataka Congress committee's "Samanatha Samavesha" in Raichur, said the Congress government would stand by the farmers. "This is the difference between us". Saffron Party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, praising the BJP party and saying that they are the only one that can rule the government of India. (more...)
Two tornadoes confirmed in southwestern Ontario on Friday Two tornadoes confirmed in southwestern Ontario on Friday
- August 12, 2017

EC says as the storms moved through lower MI across Essex County and reached Leamington near 5.40 PM, photographs taken at that time support the confirmation of an EF-0 tornado with maximum winds of 130 km/h. Environment Canada estimated the track to be about 5 km. Winds were said to have reached 180 km/h. "So right now, it's too early to confirm, but by the looks of eye-witness reports and radar, there could be a possible touchdown of a tornado slightly west of Hawkesville". (more...)
Venkaiah Naidu sworn in as nation's 13th Vice President Venkaiah Naidu sworn in as nation's 13th Vice President
- August 12, 2017

Mr Azad reminded that the tradition of not passing any bill during din, should be followed. He is also possibly the only vice president who has spent so many years of his life amongst the people, he said. P. Narayan and has since risen from the ranks to lead the second highest constitutional position in the country, he said, adding that issues concerning farmers and the poor have always been dear to his heart. (more...)
USA ready to stop North Korean nuclear menace: Trump tells Macron USA ready to stop North Korean nuclear menace: Trump tells Macron
- August 12, 2017

Meanwhile, in a separate statement issued by the Elysee Palace on Saturday , Macron urged the worldwide community to refrain from escalating the situation around North Korea. Trump raised alarm around the world - and particularly in Asia - by warning that North Korea would face "fire and fury like the world has never seen" if it were to keep threatening the United States. (more...)
Trump to request possible probe of China trade practices Trump to request possible probe of China trade practices
- August 12, 2017

Administration officials, however, said that that call focused on Washington's current tensions with North Korea and an official readout of the conversation provided by the White House did not mention China's trade practices. In the meantime, it may help to satisfy President Trump's political promises to get tougher on countries that cheat the United States economically, following a series of setbacks and delays on ambitious trade measures floated by the administration in past months. (more...)