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Twitter Explains Why Donald Trump's Tweets Don't Violate Its Rules Twitter Explains Why Donald Trump's Tweets Don't Violate Its Rules
- September 27, 2017

Trump tweeted last weekend: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at UN". The North Korean government claimed the tweet was a " clear declaration of war ", and a case could easily be made that it broke Twitter's rules prohibiting harassment and content that incites violence. (more...)
Saudi women allowed in national stadium for first time Saudi women allowed in national stadium for first time
- September 27, 2017

King Salman had issued a decree allowing women to be given driving licences, the Saudi Press Agency said. The U.S. State Department reacted to the news by saying it is a "great step in the right direction". Women in the kingdom are also bound by law to wear long robes and a headscarf and require the consent of a male guardian for most legal actions. The women who attended the event on Saturday were still required to stick to the country's tight dress laws. (more...)
Trump Will Likely Never Get Banned From Twitter. Here's Why Trump Will Likely Never Get Banned From Twitter. Here's Why
- September 27, 2017

They may have caused a secretive nation with potential nuclear weapons to think there was a declaration of war , but comments made by Donald Trump about North Korea will remain on Twitter. "This has always been internal policy and we'll soon update our public-facing rules to reflect it". Twitter's policy was updated in 2015 to say: "Twitter bans threatening terrorism and promot [ing] violence against others... (more...)
Navios Maritime Midstream Partn (NYSE:NAP) Experiences Lighter than Usual Trading Volume
- September 27, 2017

The ATR measures the volatility of a stock on a day-to-day basis. At the time of writing, Navios Maritime Midstream Partners LP (NAP) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 68.75. The 50 day moving average moved down $-0.02 whereas the 200 day average was down by -17.43%. The consensus recommendation is the average rating on a stock by the analyst community. (more...)
Parent rams teacher after school pick-up argument Parent rams teacher after school pick-up argument
- September 27, 2017

The teacher, Gareth McCarthy, was forced to the hood of the Volkswagen when Schoeman accelerated. As the unnamed teacher stood between gate posts at the vehicle park entrance he spoke to Schoeman. "The governors and I believe that this is a just outcome and sends a clear message about behaviour towards public servants". He pleaded guilty to causing actual bodily harm, risky driving, driving without insurance and having no MOT. (more...)
Romanian Backlashes for New Ukrainian Law Romanian Backlashes for New Ukrainian Law
- September 27, 2017

Hungary said on Tuesday it will block its neighbour Ukraine from integrating further with the European Union in retaliation for Kiev's decision to end teaching in minority languages including Hungarian. The new law's language requirement overturns a 2012 law passed under then President Viktor Yanukovych, a Kremlin ally who fled to Russian Federation two years later amid mass street protests. (more...)
Morata must prepare for hostile reception at Atletico, says Courtois Morata must prepare for hostile reception at Atletico, says Courtois
- September 27, 2017

By the time Atletico's transfer embargo is over at the start of 2018, Costa will not have played for over six months. I think he played with good intensity. "I think if the motivation of the player is to leave the club, it would have been unfair for the club to keep him", the 40-year-old who scored more than 100 goals for Milan, said. (more...)
Toyota announces $115 million investment in Buffalo plant Toyota announces $115 million investment in Buffalo plant
- September 27, 2017

The expansion will not mean any new jobs in Scott County. "This investment across five American plants expands capacity for our latest TNGA engines, and localizes production of hybrid powertrains, a core Toyota technology", said Jeff Moore, senior vice president for Manufacturing. (more...)
LeBron James on protests: 'My voice is more important than my knee' LeBron James on protests: 'My voice is more important than my knee'
- September 27, 2017

With that nobody was spared, even the National Basketball Association superstar and Golden State Warriors' very own Steph Curry, who was withdrawn from an invitation to join this year's National Basketball Association champions' on a customary White House meeting. (more...)
Spanish crackdown provokes Catalans to seek independence: Pundit Spanish crackdown provokes Catalans to seek independence: Pundit
- September 27, 2017

The President of the government of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, looks at the crown as he stands at the balcony of the city hall building in Barcelona. This would aim at instituting a plurinational, federal Spain; an option they say is excluded by a simple in-out referendum . The Catalan government earlier this week accused the Spanish authorities of effectively taking over its administration after state police raided its offices and arrested officials, and the finance ministry took control ... (more...)
North Korea has just released this absolutely bonkers propaganda video
- September 27, 2017

And Ireland's foreign minister, Simon Coveney, noting that North Korea would follow him on the podium, urged him "to deescalate the provocative language and tensions of this week". It is unknown whether North Korea has the ability to challenge the U.S. Air Force today. "Evil President" Donald Trump called Pyongyang's leader "Rocket Man", further escalating rhetoric over the North's nuclear weapons and missile programs. (more...)
Is Trump 'Trying to Wage Something of a Culture War?' Is Trump 'Trying to Wage Something of a Culture War?'
- September 27, 2017

But the White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , told journalists at the White House on Monday: "We've not declared war on North Korea". The DPRK's state media and government frequently refers to everything from military drills to global sanctions as tantamount to declarations of war against the country, and have already made the claim numerous times this year. (more...)
San Diego County Officials Ban Weapons Near Border Wall Prototype Site San Diego County Officials Ban Weapons Near Border Wall Prototype Site
- September 27, 2017

Customs and Border Protection. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to ban items that could be used as weapons, such as baseball bats, knives, and rocks, in certain areas where border wall prototypes will be built. President Donald Trump's campaign promise to build a "big handsome wall" is in progress, with several companies ready to start construction on about half a dozen prototypes this week. (more...)
Tamil Nadu govt constitutes inquiry commission to probe Jayalalithaa's death Tamil Nadu govt constitutes inquiry commission to probe Jayalalithaa's death
- September 27, 2017

Earlier in the day, facing questions on whether they possessed a video of Jaya at the hospital as claimed, ousted deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran said his aunt and Jaya's closest aide VK Sasikala had indeed shot a video of Jaya recuperating at the hospital. (more...)
White House defends president's comments on NFL players White House defends president's comments on NFL players
- September 27, 2017

One reporter wondered if Trump thinks some of the people kneeling during the anthem at games were " very fine people " - as he has called some who marched with white supremacists in Charlottesville - or if he thinks they're all "sons of bitches". (more...)
A step closer to diagnosing CTE during life A step closer to diagnosing CTE during life
- September 27, 2017

Defective tau is associated with CTE, Alzheimer's disease , and Parkinson's disease. Last week, a landmark study revealed convicted murderer and Patriots player Aaron Hernandez had a severe form of the disease. Still, the development represents a significant step forward in CTE research. The researchers also wanted to see if that so-called biomarker for CTE would show up in a person's cerebrospinal fluid - something that can be sampled when a person is alive. (more...)
North Korea considers Trump tweet declaration of war
- September 26, 2017

Warning there would be "no winner" in the event of a conflict on the Korean Peninsula, China on Tuesday urged North Korea and the United States to stop their escalating war of words and sit down for talks on cooling the recent spike in tensions. (more...)
Burger King Russia demands 'IT' ban, saying clown looks like Ronald McDonald Burger King Russia demands 'IT' ban, saying clown looks like Ronald McDonald
- September 26, 2017

The FAS says they are now reviewing the complaint. A spokesperson for Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has said it will need to examine the film in search of any undue product placement or advertising from McDonald's . According to Russian media outlet Veodmosti , Burger King is arguing that Pennywise's color scheme and balloons - which he uses to "lure children" - are a bit too similar to that of Ronald McDonald . (more...)
Allein Maliksi's heroics help Blackwater disarm Meralco's twice-to-beat edge Allein Maliksi's heroics help Blackwater disarm Meralco's twice-to-beat edge
- September 26, 2017

The Elite was down by a thread, 88-89, when Roi Sumang scored a steal off Allen Durham , fed an assist to Maliksi who sank a jumper for Blackwater's 90-89 advantage with 33 ticks remaining. Walker, who scored 19 of his 30 points in the fourth, received Canaleta's pass before finding Maliksi, who used Canaleta's screen to evade Chris Newsome , to set up the eventual victor. (more...)
10 charged in alleged college basketball bribery scheme 10 charged in alleged college basketball bribery scheme
- September 26, 2017

U of L is sponsored by adidas and the University of Kentucky is sponsored by Nike. Evans described the player as "one of the best ( NBA ) prospects", according to the court documents . "These coaches abused that trust placed in them by the players and their families", Kim alleged. U of L had 22,640 students enrolled as of last fall, according to the university's website. (more...)
OSU assistant coach suspended per FBI investigation OSU assistant coach suspended per FBI investigation
- September 26, 2017

Oklahoma State University announced Tuesday afternoon that it has suspended associate head's basketball coach Lamont Evans in the wake of him being charged in a federal investigation of fraud and corruption. "These are serious accusations that are not consistent with University of SC values". The reason Evans' involvement in this national probe is particularly interesting is because of the players he helped recruit to the Gamecocks. (more...)
Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
- September 26, 2017

The Messner & Smith Theme Value Investment Management Ltd holds 32,565 shares with $986,000 value, down from 51,883 last quarter. Laurion Capital Management LP owned approximately 0.10% of Olin Corporation as of its most recent SEC filing. Also, EVP John L. Mcintosh sold 24,000 shares of Olin Corporation stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 3rd. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $35.00. (more...)
Egypt concert-goers arrested for raising rainbow flag Egypt concert-goers arrested for raising rainbow flag
- September 26, 2017

At a sold out Cairo concert of indie rock Lebanese band Mashrou' Leila, a group of Egyptian fans raised rainbow flags in a celebratory gesture of awareness about the LGBT community's plight. Mashrou' Leila band has been previously banned from performing in Jordan. The highest-profile action was a raid in Cairo in 2001 on the Queen Boat, a gay-friendly club on the Nile, where 52 men were arrested. (more...)
Donald Trump has declared war on us: North Korea Donald Trump has declared war on us: North Korea
- September 26, 2017

The Pentagon said the bomber flight indicated the range of military options available to Trump , but USA officials have repeatedly stressed that despite the war or words, the administration prefers a negotiated solution to the crisis. There has been no official confirmation from China of such a step. China would face "the prospect of a re-arming" in the region and enhanced military activities in South Korea and Japan. (more...)
Etfs Commodity Securities Soybean (SOYO.L): Technicals in Focus
- September 26, 2017

Knowing what data to look for and how to trade that information is extremely important. The Williams %R fluctuates between 0 and -100 measuring whether a security is overbought or oversold. On the other hand, a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold and possibly set for a rally. The current 14-day RSI is presently sitting at 42.47, the 7-day is 29.55, and the 3-day is 22.21. (more...)
Missing baby's remains found; SC couple arrested Missing baby's remains found; SC couple arrested
- September 26, 2017

Fowler said he thinks the girl died around July 15. The baby's remains were sent to Charleston to determine the cause of death. In a video posted to the Myrtle Beach Police Department Facebook Page, Capt. Simmons then allegedly took the infant and put her deceased body in a vehicle seat and dropped her off in a hidden location. WBTW reports Harriett, 19, is the child's mother, and Simmons, 22, is her boyfriend. (more...)
Macron says pursuing cooperation with Merkel that is vital for Europe Macron says pursuing cooperation with Merkel that is vital for Europe
- September 26, 2017

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to form a strong coalition government as soon as possible to help "shape the future" of the EU. He added: "At the beginning of the next decade, Europe must have a joint intervention force, a common defence budget and a joint doctrine for action". (more...)
Google To Split Shopping Service Off As Standalone Google To Split Shopping Service Off As Standalone
- September 26, 2017

Google is expected to announce its full plans for its Shopping entity tomorrow to make the deadline; If it fails to comply, the European Union court could fine Google up to five percent of its daily revenue. Google will need to bid for those ad units, similar to other companies. In an effort to create a level playing field, Google's own bids won't be subsidized by revenue from its main ad business. (more...)
Windstream Holdings Receiving Slightly Optimistic Press Analysis, Based On A Study
- September 26, 2017

Its minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $1.5 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $5. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will post sales of $5.87 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $5.78 billion to $5.96 billion. (more...)
Want diplomatic solution to standoff with N Korea: Mattis Want diplomatic solution to standoff with N Korea: Mattis
- September 26, 2017

Tensions have soared after Pyongyang claimed the United States had declared war against it, and threatened to shoot down USA bombers, in an escalating spat between President Donald Trump and the isolated regime. South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-ha also said continued co-operation between Seoul and Washington was vital in the current climate. Trump and Kim have traded increasingly threatening and personal insults as Pyongyang races towards its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped ... (more...)

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