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Fire in Bangladesh textile factory kills six Fire in Bangladesh textile factory kills six
- September 20, 2017

Four fire-fighting units from Munshiganj and Narayanganj are working at the scene to put out the blazes, said Md Joynal Abedin, in-charge of Muktarpur police outpost. At least 13 people died in a fire at a plastics factory in Dhaka. Five people, including the Director General of the company, were being now interrogated, police said. (more...)
Donald Trump throws Twitter tantrum over 'worst ever' Emmys Donald Trump throws Twitter tantrum over 'worst ever' Emmys
- September 20, 2017

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards garnered 11.38 million viewers according to Deadline Hollywood - effectively tying the show's bleak 2016 ratings. The telecast also averaged a 2.5 rating in adults 18-49, dropping below last year's low point of a 2.8. (more...)
Steelcase Inc. (SCS) Shares Gap Up Following Dividend Announcement
- September 20, 2017

Rhumbline Advisers now owns 110,940 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $1,553,000 after purchasing an additional 450 shares in the last quarter. Steelcase had a return on equity of 15.84% and a net margin of 3.98%. The company's revenue expectation is for $785 million to $810 million, bracketing the analyst estimate of $798.7 million. (more...)
OU's Boren to make announcement at 2 pm OU's Boren to make announcement at 2 pm
- September 20, 2017

All that, and much more. Before that, the lifelong Democrat served as a U.S. Senator for Oklahoma from 1979 to 1994, as the 21st Governor of Oklahoma from 1975 to 1979 and as a state representative from 1967 to 1975. The son of Congressman Lyle Boren, he attended Yale University and Oxford University before receiving a law degree from OU. "President David L. Boren's distinguished tenure at the University of Oklahoma is an extension of his lifetime of selfless, tireless service to the State ... (more...)
Maria forecast to become major hurricane as it moves near Caribbean islands Maria forecast to become major hurricane as it moves near Caribbean islands
- September 20, 2017

In their 11 a.m. On the Saffir-Simpson wind scale, a major hurricane designates Category 3 storms and higher - hurricanes with sustained winds of at least 111 miles per hour. The storm is expected to speed up through Tuesday night. Luckily, for Floridians antsy after Irma , Maria is supposed to take a much more northwesterly track to the east of the Bahamas. (more...)
Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) Trading Volume Significantly Higher Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- September 20, 2017

More interesting news about Sealed Air Corp (NYSE: SEE ) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Sealed Air's (SEE) Fagerdala Buyout to Boost Asian Presence" published on September 12, 2017 as well as Bizjournals.com's news article titled: "Sealed Air buys Asian foam company for $100M" with publication date: September 12, 2017. (more...)
3rd Man Arrested in Probe of London Subway Terror Attack 3rd Man Arrested in Probe of London Subway Terror Attack
- September 20, 2017

The 44-year-old said: "Counter-terror police began banging on their front door with shields, bomb-proof shields". Ian Harvey, who heads local Spelthorne Borough Council, said he believed the 18-year-old was an Iraqi orphan who moved to the United Kingdom when he was 15 after his parents died and had lived in the Sunbury house. (more...)
Mahindra buys 100% of Turkish tractor maker Erkunt Mahindra buys 100% of Turkish tractor maker Erkunt
- September 20, 2017

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the Dollars 19 billion Mahindra Group today displayed its first ever Driverless Tractor. Speaking on this occasion, Dr, Pawan Goenka, Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Erkunt has the second largest dealer network in Turkey with 95 dealers. Mahindra said the deals will help it expand its Turkish operations and build an export business, especially in the neighbouring markets of the Middle East, Commonwealth of Independent States and Europe. (more...)
Moon says Korea-US alliance remains strong despite some 'natural differences' Moon says Korea-US alliance remains strong despite some 'natural differences'
- September 20, 2017

Another Cheong Wa Dae official said the government has no plans to raise the issue to the USA during President Moon's scheduled meeting with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump. "South Korea allied forces to continue demonstrating their inhibiting ability with USA strategic bombers", and that the two sides are to "continue to improve their combined operational capability in preparation for an emergency". (more...)
Haley: Trump's 'fire and fury' comment 'not an idle threat'
- September 20, 2017

If the US exhausts diplomatic options on North Korea, the USA military would "take care of it", Haley said on CNN's "State of the Union" program Sunday morning. Meanwhile, the US and South Korea have agreed to increase pressure on North Korea after its latest missile test, the White House said on Sunday. President Donald Trump said that he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have discussed North Korea in their latest call. (more...)
Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) Stock Price Up 9.5% on Analyst Upgrade Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) Stock Price Up 9.5% on Analyst Upgrade
- September 20, 2017

Blackrock Institutional Tru Com Na holds 0% of its portfolio in Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) for 1.37M shares. Over the last five days, shares have faced -10.12% losses and now is down -48.33% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $1.98. (more...)
Governor Cuomo Announces New Actions to Protect New Yorkers' Personal Governor Cuomo Announces New Actions to Protect New Yorkers' Personal
- September 20, 2017

The state's governor, Andrew Cuomo, announced Monday his intention to force consumer credit reporting agencies to register with the New York Department of Financial Services and comply with its first-of-their-kind cybersecurity regulations. (more...)
Melania Trump Focuses On The Next Generation In Her UN Speech Melania Trump Focuses On The Next Generation In Her UN Speech
- September 20, 2017

She will deliver the remarks during a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in NY. She added, "We must remember that they are watching and listening, so we must never miss an opportunity to teach life's many ethical lessons along the way". (more...)
Anthony Weiner Prosecutors Want Him Locked Up For 27 Months Anthony Weiner Prosecutors Want Him Locked Up For 27 Months
- September 20, 2017

Prosecutors just filed their sentencing proposal with the court. this after Weiner copped a plea to transferring obscene material to a minor. As part of their argument, Weiner's defense team argued the then-15-year-old girl first made contact with Weiner on Twitter with the aim of making money by selling her story to the press. (more...)
Bands From Tropical Storm Jose Nearing New England Coast Bands From Tropical Storm Jose Nearing New England Coast
- September 20, 2017

It continues moving northeast at 8 miles per hour, the NWS said. Some showers are expected Tuesday morning, but according to Storm Team 4, periods of heavy rain, especially along the coast, are likely Tuesday night into Wednesday as the storm moves just offshore, producing tropical storm-force winds in parts of Long Island and dumping up to 5 inches of rain there and in southeast CT. (more...)
India seeks probe into North Korea's proliferation linkages India seeks probe into North Korea's proliferation linkages
- September 20, 2017

However, Ivanka's tweet sent social media into a frenzy as the users mocked the President's daughter, questioning whether she had heard about the minister before. North Korea's recently claimed hydrogen bomb test, two of its missile tests over Japan and reports of a missile that can reach United States mainland, added tensions to Japan and the USA, resulting in a call for even more stringent sanctions upon North Korea. (more...)
Hyderabad: 8 Arab nationals arrested for trying to marry minor girls Hyderabad: 8 Arab nationals arrested for trying to marry minor girls
- September 20, 2017

Of the Arabs arrested, five are Omani nationals and three Qatari. "A total of 17 people, including eight sheikhs from the Gulf countries of Saudi Arabia, Oman and Qatar, and four Indian Muslim clerics, were nabbed from various parts of Hyderabad city for alluring young Indian girls into marrying middle-aged and aged Arabs", a police official said. (more...)
Russia, China stand for diplomatic settlement in Syria, North Korea Russia, China stand for diplomatic settlement in Syria, North Korea
- September 20, 2017

Lavrov said Russia's position on the issue is "completely identical" to China's, the statement said. North Korea should be kicked out of the United Nations, a Republican senator who is pressing other nations to support the idea told CNN on Tuesday. (more...)
Trading Indicator Watch on Shares of Carmanah Technologies Corp (CMHXF)
- September 20, 2017

In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. If the indicator travels under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold. The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is an often employed momentum oscillator that is used to measure the speed and change of stock price movements. The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a highly popular technical indicator. (more...)
There was no report on terror threat: Shinde There was no report on terror threat: Shinde
- September 20, 2017

The statement came in response to a petition filed at the Supreme Court challenging a government decision to deport the Rohingya, many of whom have been in India for the past decade. Speaking on the sidelines of an event here, Mr Singh said, "An affidavit has been filed". "This would lead to social unrest", the government said. The Centre then dealt with the fundamental right of citizens to reside, settle and move freely inside the country and said the apex court should not entertain the ... (more...)
Climate change is a global challenge Climate change is a global challenge
- September 20, 2017

The agreement, Kerry said , was "not a real estate deal that transpired in a matter of days or weeks or even months", noting the lengthy negotiations that went into the deal. "From infrastructure, to finance to procurement, the opportunities are endless", said Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Patricia Espinosa. (more...)
United Kingdom rebukes Trump again for London subway tweet United Kingdom rebukes Trump again for London subway tweet
- September 20, 2017

Police said Sunday that a 21-year-old man was arrested late Saturday in Hounslow in west London under the Terrorism Act. They say a property in Newport, Wales, was being searched. "Police with balaclavas were at our door telling us we had five minutes to pack up and leave". Ms Rudd said: "Following the attack in Parsons Green last Friday the police have made good progress with what is an ongoing operation". (more...)
Trump adviser says military option not preferred for NKorea
- September 20, 2017

And what have the US and its allies achieved? New U.N. sanctions cut oil exports to North Korea. Mattis has warned the consequences of any military action would be "tragic on an un believable scale" and bring severe risk to US ally South Korea. (more...)
Los Angeles hit by small quake, rattles social media Los Angeles hit by small quake, rattles social media
- September 20, 2017

No damage or injuries have been reported. The area accounts for around 90% of the planet's natural disaster activity. GeoNet said the quake was centred 30km north east of Seddon at a depth of 17km. Geological Survey. Locator map of quake in California. However, the area was a lot less populated back then, so if that same quake were to happen today, the damage would potentially be widespread. (more...)
Driver in fatal NY charter bus crash had DUI conviction Driver in fatal NY charter bus crash had DUI conviction
- September 20, 2017

It is reported that two buses collided, causing three people were killed and about 15 people injured. The three victims were identified as 68-year-old pedestrian Henryk Wdowiak and 55-year-old passenger Gregory Liljefors, who were rushed to the hospital but later succumbed to their injuries. (more...)
Cassidy promotes bill meant to replace Obamacare Cassidy promotes bill meant to replace Obamacare
- September 20, 2017

The Graham-Cassidy bill now being pushed in the Senate would repeal the individual and employer mandates as well as shift Obamacare's Medicaid expansion funding and insurance subsidy structure into a block grant program for states. Graham traveled in Pence's plane from NY to Washington in order to make it back in time for a meeting of Republican senators. The bill would end for one year federal funding to states that pay for lower-income women on Medicaid to get reproductive ... (more...)
One injured after active shooter storms IL high school One injured after active shooter storms IL high school
- September 20, 2017

Authorities say the situation is under control, but they are still asking for people to avoid the area and keep the phone lines clear. The Mattoon Journal Gazette and Times-Courier reports that police said that one person has been injured in the shooting. (more...)
Rescue Workers Dig Through Rubble After 7.1 Earthquake Hits Mexico City Rescue Workers Dig Through Rubble After 7.1 Earthquake Hits Mexico City
- September 20, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon, central Mexico was hit by a magnitude-7.1 quake, which has killed at least 217 people , authorities say. Its epicentre was near Puebla state's town of Raboso, about 122 km southeast of Mexico City , at a depth of 51 km, the US Geological Survey said . (more...)
Drug-Dealing Fugitive Captured In Detroit After 14-Year Manhunt Drug-Dealing Fugitive Captured In Detroit After 14-Year Manhunt
- September 20, 2017

He will be held until he is brought to Chicago to face charges filed against him. And boy, is it nearly like the scene of a movie or a crime show. Hicks, a 30-year Chicago Police veteran, was part of a group of people who posed as DEA agents, robbed drug dealers and sold drugs, according to an Federal Bureau of Investigation news release. (more...)
Mueller's Team Interviewed Rod Rosenstein About Comey Firing Mueller's Team Interviewed Rod Rosenstein About Comey Firing
- September 20, 2017

The Wall Street Journal story (sub. req.), based on anonymous sources, notes that Rosenstein is overseeing the special counsel investigation into Russian influence in the USA election. "However, nothing has changed". The Russian government denies any attempt to influence the election, and the Republican president has repeatedly denied any collusion, calling the investigations a "witch hunt". (more...)

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