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Trump Organization orders presidential seal replicas for golf courses Trump Organization orders presidential seal replicas for golf courses
- March 06, 2018

President Donald Trump is pictured in West Palm Beach, Florida, at Trump International Golf Club in December 2017. According to ProPublica , the sign company declined to say who placed the order for golf but they were able to review the order form which said the customer was Trump International. (more...)
China to increase 2018 defence budget by 8.1% China to increase 2018 defence budget by 8.1%
- March 05, 2018

China will raise its defence budget by 8.1 per cent in 2018, according to a budget report to be submitted to the national legislature on Monday, up from last year's 7 per cent. Among other things, Chipman said, by 2020, China was likely to field its Chengdu J-20 stealth fighter jet, effectively ending the USA monopoly on such combat aircraft. (more...)
Daycare workers charged with giving melatonin-laced gummy bears to toddlers Daycare workers charged with giving melatonin-laced gummy bears to toddlers
- March 05, 2018

People use melatonin to combat jet lag and also when unable to fall asleep or unable to stay asleep for long periods of time. After the employees were taken into custody, they said they didn't think there was anything wrong with giving the kids melatonin because it's an over-the-counter supplement, he said. (more...)
Houston superintendent named NYC schools chancellor Houston superintendent named NYC schools chancellor
- March 05, 2018

Carranza is "an educator's educator", said the Mayor in a live-streamed address from City Hall this afternoon. Carranza will replace Carmen Fariña, who said her successor is "philosophically on the same page". " Richard Carranza understands the power of public education to change lives, and he has a proven record of strengthening public schools and lifting up students and families", said the Mayor. (more...)
Explosives found on Mexico tourist ferry — Travel Alert Explosives found on Mexico tourist ferry — Travel Alert
- March 05, 2018

Mexican law enforcement officials on Thursday discovered explosives on a Barcos Caribe tourist ferry that runs between the popular vacation destinations of Cozumel and Playa del Carmen, according to an advisory from the U.S. Mexican government officials appeared to downplay the impact the discovery of the devices - which could negatively impact the lucrative and important tourism industry - saying the specific ferry boat involved March 1 was not in commercial service at the time and "far from ... (more...)
The Tronox (TROX) Downgraded by ValuEngine
- March 05, 2018

About 1.88 million shares traded or 5.38% up from the average. (NYSE:UAL) has risen 77.19% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 294.39% the S&P500. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. (more...)
Two children struck and killed by driver on Brooklyn street Two children struck and killed by driver on Brooklyn street
- March 05, 2018

The mother of the girl was one of the three people hit by the vehicle and she is alive, the New York Police Department said. A 2-year-old and 4-year-old were killed. The children's mom also was injured. "The pregnant woman was just lying on the street". NYC Councilman Brad Lander, whose office is at the intersection, says the young children are 2 and 4 years old. (more...)
Nor'easter uncovers wreck of Revolutionary War-era ship on ME beach Nor'easter uncovers wreck of Revolutionary War-era ship on ME beach
- March 05, 2018

The York Police Department posted this image of the wooden skeleton of a ship uncovered on Short Sands Beach by the weekend nor'easter. The vessel was also seen in the 1950s. It was most likely a sloop or a schooner - sailing ships with one or two masts - about 60 feet in length, he said. "It always seems to stir the town up when it does arrive", Tim Ellis, a York resident, told the Portland Press Herald in 2013. (more...)
Tougher gun laws needed in US Tougher gun laws needed in US
- March 05, 2018

These reductions were seen despite no corresponding reduction in crime rates. Gun violence in the USA has been going on far too long. Citizen safety should be more important than appeasing the gun lobby. There are, perhaps, more than 300 million guns in this country, enough for everyone over the age of 5 to have their very own deadly weapon. After stepping down as governor, he joined a liberal advocacy group and backed comprehensive background checks for gun buyers and a ban on ... (more...)
Niger: IS releases footage of U.S. troopers' death Niger: IS releases footage of U.S. troopers' death
- March 05, 2018

Overlaid with music and propaganda messages, it opens with militants appearing to assemble before the ambush. A VIDEO apparently captured by the helmet camera of one of the USA soldiers killed in an Islamic State ambush in Niger highlights the jihadists' depravity, the Pentagon said today after IS released the footage . (more...)
Bank Flagged Trump Lawyer's Payment to Porn Star for Suspicious Activity Bank Flagged Trump Lawyer's Payment to Porn Star for Suspicious Activity
- March 05, 2018

Cohen said he missed two deadlines earlier that month to make the $130,000 payment to Clifford, who went under the stage name " Stormy Daniels ", because he couldn't reach Trump during the final days of the presidential election, a person told reporters. (more...)
Proposal to end DACA will not affect Monday deadline Proposal to end DACA will not affect Monday deadline
- March 05, 2018

Trump's deadline then hit a major snag in the federal court system beginning in January 2018 with a California federal judge's injunction disallowing the government to end DACA, saying the president's reason for ending DACA was not legally justifiable. (more...)
De Kock-Warner row - South Africa do an 'Australia' on Australia De Kock-Warner row - South Africa do an 'Australia' on Australia
- March 05, 2018

Steve Smith, the Australia captain who led his side to an Ashes triumph over England, claimed De Kock "provoked" Warner with a personal insult that is believed to be regarding his wife, Candice . Adam Gilchrist, soon after knowing about the incident, took to the microblogging website Twitter and expressed that something personal should have been said to Warner to evoke such reaction out of him. (more...)
West Virginia upsets Oklahoma State 69-60 in Big 12 Quarterfinal West Virginia upsets Oklahoma State 69-60 in Big 12 Quarterfinal
- March 05, 2018

Bamba leads in rebounds with 10.6 while Coleman tops in assists with 4.2 per game. Kristina King scored 12 points and Teana Muldrow had 10. Texas jumped out to a 24-12 lead after one quarter, and despite the final margin being only 13, led for most of the game by upwards of 20 points and led by as much as 22 late in the third quarter. (more...)
Turkey court rejects appeal to free Greek soldiers Turkey court rejects appeal to free Greek soldiers
- March 05, 2018

Greece's army command said earlier that from the first moment, Greek authorities were in contact with their Turkish counterparts and that procedures for the soldiers' return to Greece were ongoing. Despite being North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, Turkey and Greece have a relationship strained, among others, over disputes in the Aegean and Mediterranean Seas over islets and gas drilling rights respectively and over Greece's refusal to extradite eight Turkish soldiers suspected of ... (more...)
China explains move to scrap presidential term limits China explains move to scrap presidential term limits
- March 05, 2018

President for life. No, he's great. As donors gathered in the grand ballroom at Mar-a-Lago, Trump criticised his Democratic presidential opponent Hillary Clinton and repeated his view about "a rigged system". "China doesn't want a trade war with the United States", Zhang Yesui, spokesman for the National People's Congress, told a news conference on the eve of the rubber-stamp parliament's annual session. (more...)
Big blow to Jaish-Sunjuwan attack mastermind killed in surgical operation Big blow to Jaish-Sunjuwan attack mastermind killed in surgical operation
- March 05, 2018

An army spokesman said Waqas was killed in a joint surgical operation - between the army, police and CRPF - based on specific intelligence of his presence at Hatwar area of Awantipora in Pulwama. On February 10, a group of Jaish-e-Mohammed militants had entered the highly-fortified Sunjuwan Army camp, hurling grenades and shooting guns. According to officials, Waqas, a Pakistani national who had infiltrated into the Kashmir Valley in 2017, was functioning as the operational commander of ... (more...)
Critically ill man is 'former Russian spy' Critically ill man is 'former Russian spy'
- March 05, 2018

The pair yesterday remained critically ill in hospital while several areas in the town remained cordoned off. Police said two people had been found unconscious on a bench on Sunday in the city of Salisbury. The pair were taken to Salisbury District Hospital and are being treated for suspected exposure to an unknown substance - both are said to be in a critical condition. (more...)
Aid groups report 80 harm cases in wake of Oxfam scandal Aid groups report 80 harm cases in wake of Oxfam scandal
- March 05, 2018

Of those, 26 charities have made serious incident reports to the Charity Commission, totalling 80 incidents "broadly related" to safeguarding issues and covering "a wide spectrum" of alleged incidents. All have responded and given statements of assurance about the way they operate, but 37 still have questions to answer, the summit heard. Last month, Oxfam agreed that it would stop bidding for government funding until it could display to the department for worldwide development that it was ... (more...)
College on lockdown after 'credible' shooting threat College on lockdown after 'credible' shooting threat
- March 05, 2018

Comply with all law enforcement instructions. The campus in upstate NY, located about 52 miles east of Syracuse, was placed on a "shelter in place" order just before 12 p.m. Utica College, a private university, is located about 52 miles east of Syracuse and has about 4,400 students-undergraduate and postgraduate. The campus is 128-acres large according to the school's site, and officers are now working on clearing buildings. (more...)
Kremlin Blocked Nomination of Romney for Secretary of State Kremlin Blocked Nomination of Romney for Secretary of State
- March 05, 2018

The cataloged animosity between the two is more than enough to explain it, but according to a new profile of ex-British spy Christopher Steele in The New Yorker , there could be more to it. Trump, who has called for better relations with Russia, only recently conceded publicly that Russia had interfered in the 2016 election after Mueller's team indicted 13 Russians and three Russian entities last month . (more...)
IPFT supremo voices for indigenous CM; Oath taking ceremony on March 8 IPFT supremo voices for indigenous CM; Oath taking ceremony on March 8
- March 05, 2018

The CPI (M) alleged that the supporters and activists of the BJP-Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) alliance were terrorizing its workers and burning party offices since the announcement of poll results on March 3. The BJP and the IPFT, he said, had fought the elections in an alliance with the sole target of defeating the CPM and that the target was achieved. (more...)
Tripura results: Mamata blames Rahul Gandhi for loss Tripura results: Mamata blames Rahul Gandhi for loss
- March 05, 2018

According to sources, in a conversation that lasted 10-12 minutes, Ms. Banerjee told Mr. Stalin that she expects the DMK to do well in Tamil Nadu in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. "She told Mr. Stalin that, together, the DMK and TMC control 70-75 seats and need to work cohesively", a senior TMC functionary said. So let's unite the Congress and Trinamool Congress and the hill parties to fight the election together. (more...)
Nagaland: Will bring transparency in governance, says Rio Nagaland: Will bring transparency in governance, says Rio
- March 05, 2018

However, NDPP-BJP has support from at least two MLAs to cross the 31-seat mark in the 60-member Assembly. Prior to Manipur Assembly Elections in 2017, almost 10 political parties of the state, including the ruling NPF and BJP , signed a bond saying that they would not contest for the state elections. (more...)
Child sex offender released on technicality arrested again Child sex offender released on technicality arrested again
- March 05, 2018

Because of that decision, McFadden was freed from prison, leaving many families in our community outraged. McFadden, who was convicted in 2015 of sexual assault against six children, appealed his conviction by claiming that his right to a speedy trial had been violated due to delays, and in June of previous year, the Colorado Court of Appeals overturned his conviction, KKCO reports . (more...)
Capital Planning Advisors LLC Has $4.91 Million Holdings in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
- March 05, 2018

Baker Avenue Asset Management Lp who had been investing in Microsoft Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $713.81 billion market cap company. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Sunday, July 16. Tigress Financial reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Microsoft in a report on Wednesday, February 14th. (more...)
Seoul envoys to meet N. Korea's Kim during Pyongyang trip Seoul envoys to meet N. Korea's Kim during Pyongyang trip
- March 05, 2018

A South Korean delegation has met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un after arriving in the North on a visit aimed at encouraging Pyongyang and Washington to talk. North Korean officials had no immediate comment. South Korean officials have said the drills will start next month as planned, after being postponed for the Winter Olympics held last month in South Korea. (more...)
Police ask for help in identifying photo in serial killer case Police ask for help in identifying photo in serial killer case
- March 05, 2018

Hank Idsinga released the photo because all other means of identifying the mystery victim were unsuccessful. A picture of an what investigators believe is an unidentified victim was also released. So far, investigators have been able to identify the remains of Kinsman, Mahmudi, and Navaratnam. Idsinga said there was evidence pointing to a cause of death in at least some of the cases, but wouldn't elaborate. (more...)
Nagaland Governor gives time to Zeliang, Rio to prove majority Nagaland Governor gives time to Zeliang, Rio to prove majority
- March 05, 2018

Around noon, the three-time CM and former Lok Sabha member, Neiphiu Rio, and his team met the Governor with a list of 32 MLAs. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said that he respected the mandate of the people in the recently concluded Assembly elections in three north-eastern states and added that the party will win back the trust of the people. (more...)
China sets 2018 growth target at 'around 6.5 percent' China sets 2018 growth target at 'around 6.5 percent'
- March 05, 2018

Defense spending is still about a quarter of US levels, but nevertheless its long-term growth, combined with a more assertive enforcement of China's territorial claims, has rattled some of China's neighbors. Erickson said China has the world's second largest defense budget after the United States, enabling it to achieve the largest and fastest shipbuilding expansion in modern history, the world's largest navy, coast guard and maritime militia by number of ships, and the world's largest ... (more...)

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