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Trump temporarily lifts Jones Act to bolster Puerto Rico relief Trump temporarily lifts Jones Act to bolster Puerto Rico relief
- October 04, 2017

The Jones Act, a 97-year-old law that passed after World War I to protect the USA shipbuilding industry, requires that domestic shipping must be carried out by US -owned, U.S. However, in the wake of brutal storms, the government has occasionally issued temporary waivers to allow the use of cheaper, tax free or more readily available foreign-flagged ships. (more...)
Winter Park nanny's body found, person of interest sought Winter Park nanny's body found, person of interest sought
- October 04, 2017

Police say Nelson has a criminal history of robbery and is now on federal probation for that charge. Detectives said Nelson used his real name to check in. Investigators received a break in the case when Nelson, 53, was spotted at the Amtrak station in Jacksonville. "He was very silent, very nice, very peaceful", said motel owner Vijaykumar Patel. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU), Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) Today Analysts Focus on Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU), Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN)
- October 03, 2017

The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, October 25th. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link . The SEC filing shows that Valueact Capital Master Fund, performed a purchase of 248,941 shares. (more...)
$37.7mn bowl sets Chinese ceramic auction record $37.7mn bowl sets Chinese ceramic auction record
- October 03, 2017

This price set a new world record for a Chinese ceramics piece, beating the already staggering figure of £27 million (HK$281.24 million) paid in April 2014 for a Meiyintang Chenghua "Chicken Cup". Sotheby's described the bowl as "highly important and extremely rare", according to CNN. Dating from the late Northern Song (960-1127) dynasty, the brush washer was commissioned by the imperial court and fired at Ru guanyao , the most revered of the Five Great Kilns. (more...)
National Semiconductor Corp (NYSE:NSM): Negative Stock Sentiment National Semiconductor Corp (NYSE:NSM): Negative Stock Sentiment
- October 03, 2017

About 100,159 shares traded. It has outperformed by 29.98% the S&P500. Todd Asset Management Llc increased Total Sa (TOT) stake by 2.18% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The firm has "Strong Sell" rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, September 9 by Piper Jaffray. (more...)
Megyn Kelly: NBC's Expensive Gamble Struggles Megyn Kelly: NBC's Expensive Gamble Struggles
- October 03, 2017

Compare that to Matt Lauer's score of 22 after the unpopular 2012 firing of Ann Curry, and you can see just how bad things are for Kelly. She also made headlines for asking actress Jane Fonda about her previous plastic surgery. Kelly said she doesn't know about the lawyer issue but believes the Will & Grace thing, as well the gay thing will go down well. "Rather than melting her down and recasting her, I think they should have left her for the most part who she is", McRee said. (more...)
PAT challenges Election Bill 2017 in LHC
- October 03, 2017

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif advised his brother and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seek the advice of party workers rather than "new leaders merely concerned with designation and cars". PAT, in the petition, argues the bill, passed by the National Assembly amid a strong protest from the opposition parties on Monday, is against the spirit of the Constitution as it enables a disqualified MP to become a party leader. (more...)
Tewksbury Woman Killed In Las Vegas Mass Shooting Tewksbury Woman Killed In Las Vegas Mass Shooting
- October 03, 2017

LeRocque was a devout Jehovah's Witness and numerous comments on the fundraiser page reference her faith as well as reaching out to her husband and daughter in their local congregation in order to send donations directly there. "She did great. She ended up marrying her husband from there years later". LeRocque was active at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Wilmington. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter 'Sick' and 'Demented Man' Las Vegas Shooter 'Sick' and 'Demented Man'
- October 03, 2017

Students took cover until police were able to give them the all clear. Trump did not respond to questions about whether the shooting was an act of domestic terrorism. Police have yet to speak with Paddock's girlfriend, Marilou Danley, who was in her native Philippines when the attack was occurring, multiple senior law enforcement officials said. (more...)
Woman tied to Las Vegas massacre shooting suspect has Memphis connection Woman tied to Las Vegas massacre shooting suspect has Memphis connection
- October 03, 2017

At least 58 people were killed, including an off-duty police officer with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, authorities said . Since he was identified as the fiend who carried out the massacre , it has also come to light that he was the son of an Federal Bureau of Investigation wanted criminal - here's the latest on his notorious father Benjamin Hoskins Paddock . (more...)
3000 killed in Syria in September: Monitor 3000 killed in Syria in September: Monitor
- October 03, 2017

The jihadists launched a fierce attack on al-Shula last week, briefly cutting off a major highway and sparking a two-day battle. Russia's Aerospace Forces have been providing support for the Syrian government forces in Syria in the war on terror since September 30, 2015. (more...)
Pelosi Calls For Stricter Gun Background Checks After Vegas Massacre Pelosi Calls For Stricter Gun Background Checks After Vegas Massacre
- October 03, 2017

Almost 12,000 Americans have been killed by guns in 273 mass shootings in 2017 - one for each day of the year. No votes are now scheduled for gun-related measures this week. The status of the gun bills is now in limbo. Following Scalise's return to Congress and the Las Vegas tragedy, Democrats and gun control activists are calling on Republican colleagues to stand up to the National Rifle Association and other gun lobby groups to prevent other mass shootings from taking place on US soil. (more...)
Sarah Jessica Parker confirms 'Sex and the City 3' canceled Sarah Jessica Parker confirms 'Sex and the City 3' canceled
- October 03, 2017

We had this attractive, funny, heartbreaking, joyful, very relatable script and story", Parker told " Extra " at the time. All hopes for a third Sex and the City movie have been officially thrown in the bin with reports that Warner Bros. (more...)
Las Vegas shooting survivor hailed as hero after saving dozens of lives Las Vegas shooting survivor hailed as hero after saving dozens of lives
- October 03, 2017

It sounded like it was coming from all over Las Vegas Boulevard", he told the Post . In an update to the GoFundme page , Jones said Smith was back at home as of Tuesday with his girlfriend, Crystal Jones, and their three children, Jonathan Jr., Jayden Starr and Julian. (more...)
Webster Bank NA Trims Holdings in Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- October 03, 2017

Telemus Ltd Liability Com has 0.12% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) for 11,313 shares. The institutional investor held 878,770 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $70.94M, down from 886,205 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Mattis: In US national security interest to stay in Iran deal Mattis: In US national security interest to stay in Iran deal
- October 03, 2017

If the USA "can confirm that Iran is living by the agreement" with the US and other world powers, "this is something the president should consider staying with", Mattis told the Senate Armed Services Committee Tuesday. Under the agreement's provisions, any signatory can require the UN Security Council to vote on a resolution to continue the deal's sanctions relief - a US veto would result in the sanctions on Iran snapping back into place automatically. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Shares Bought by Virtu KCG Holdings LLC Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Shares Bought by Virtu KCG Holdings LLC
- October 03, 2017

After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) is now at 69.69, the 7-day stands at 79.80, and the 3-day is sitting at 92.48. Following this scale, a rating of a 1 or a 2 would indicate a consensus Buy recommendation. (more...)
Shreyas Iyer to lead Board President's XI v New Zealand Shreyas Iyer to lead Board President's XI v New Zealand
- October 03, 2017

The Indian board named Shreyas Iyer as the captain of the team for the first three games while Rishabh Pant will captain the side in the final two One-Dayers. The two "A" teams are now involved in a two-match unofficial Test series in Vijayawada, with the hosts leading 1-0 after an innings victory in the first game. (more...)
$-0.09 EPS Expected for Chegg (CHGG); Targa Resources (TRGP) Sentiment Is 1.56 $-0.09 EPS Expected for Chegg (CHGG); Targa Resources (TRGP) Sentiment Is 1.56
- October 03, 2017

The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.54% while institutional stake was 0%. About 748,125 shares traded or 25.20% up from the average. portfolio. The company was initiated on Thursday, March 10 by Morgan Stanley. Since March 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $707,772 activity. (more...)
European Union to hit Amazon with huge bill for back taxes European Union to hit Amazon with huge bill for back taxes
- October 03, 2017

The EU is gearing up to hit ecommerce giant Amazon with a multi-million euro bill for unpaid taxes related to its operations in Luxembourg, The Financial Times reported on Tuesday. Amazon revamped its European tax practices in 2015 so that it can book sales and pay taxes in Britain, Germany, Spain and Italy instead of channeling all sales through Luxembourg where it is headquartered, a move which may raise its tax bill. (more...)
U.S. expels 15 Cuban diplomats U.S. expels 15 Cuban diplomats
- October 03, 2017

The U.S. State Department has announced the expulsion of 15 Cuban diplomats from the island nation's embassy in Washington "due to Cuba's failure to take appropriate steps" to protect its diplomats in Havana, over alleged "health attacks" against embassy staff. (more...)
Summit Midstream Partners, (NYSE:SMLP) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds Summit Midstream Partners, (NYSE:SMLP) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
- October 03, 2017

It has underperformed by 9.99% the S&P500. Df Dent & Co Inc decreased Celgene Corp (CELG) stake by 1.09% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Price Index is a ratio that indicates the return of a share price over a past period. The stock of Shell Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: SHLX ) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 25. As per Friday, August 11, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. (more...)
Trial for accused Chelsea bomber begins today Trial for accused Chelsea bomber begins today
- October 03, 2017

Rahini is charged with eight crimes , from use of weapons of mass destruction to bombing a place of public use, in connection with two September 17, 2016 explosions of homemade bombs in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood and other nearby locations. (more...)
Las Vegas Police radio: Las Vegas Police radio: "Active shooter...there's many people down!'"
- October 03, 2017

Joe Ayer, Senior Manager Donor Recruitment and Hospital Services for BloodSource Shasta said blood banks will normally see an influx of donors after a large incident like this. Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo says two off-duty officers have died . Crowds of people have been lining up at local hospitals and clinics to donate blood since emergency workers put out pleas for help in the wake of the worst shooting in USA history. (more...)
Donald Trump insults San Juan mayor after her plea for help Donald Trump insults San Juan mayor after her plea for help
- October 03, 2017

Trump's acting homeland security secretary, Elaine Duke , visited the island Friday, surveying the landscape by helicopter in an hour-long tour, driving past still-flooded streets, twisted billboards and roofs with gaping holes, and offering encouragement to some of the 10,000 emergency personnel she says the US government has on the ground . (more...)
What is a bump stock and how does it work? What is a bump stock and how does it work?
- October 03, 2017

At least 59 people were killed and more than 500 others injured late Sunday at an open-air country music festival on the Las Vegas strip. So how did the the shooter get his hands on a banned weapon? For those unfamiliar with firearms nomenclature, a fully automatic weapon is one that is capable of firing multiple rounds with only one pull of the trigger; a semi-automatic weapon will fire only one round per trigger pull while preparing the gun to fire another round when the trigger is ... (more...)
Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's attractive Goan wedding budget and other details revealed! Samantha and Naga Chaitanya's attractive Goan wedding budget and other details revealed!
- October 03, 2017

Tollywood actors Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu are all set to enter wedlock on October 6 in Goa. On Monday, she shared the photo of a heavy necklace on her Instagram and captioned it, "Smile, sparkle, shine #moodoftheweek". The wedding is set to be an intimate affair with only 150 guests gracing it. Nagarjuna is planning for a grand wedding reception that will be attended by the who's who of film industry, political and industrial fields. (more...)
Trump blasts San Juan mayor over relief efforts Trump blasts San Juan mayor over relief efforts
- October 03, 2017

The textbook the administration appears to be following is " Hurricane Response 101" by Michael Brown - FEMA Director during Katrina, from Trump University. The Media Research Center (MRC) released a study Tuesday revealing that ABC, CBS and NBC spent 3.6 times more airtime covering the National Football League controversy than reporting on the Puerto Rican crisis. (more...)
MI football's Nate Johnson faces domestic violence charge MI football's Nate Johnson faces domestic violence charge
- October 03, 2017

Johnson was arraigned Sunday after an incident that took place in the early morning hours Saturday. A spokesperson for the MI football team declined comment on the arrest, instead referring to a statement released Saturday by the athletics department that said Johnson has been "suspended indefinitely from all team activities". (more...)
In Rebuke to Trump Administration, Oxfam Moves in To Aid Puerto Rico In Rebuke to Trump Administration, Oxfam Moves in To Aid Puerto Rico
- October 03, 2017

Most if not all of those have disaster plans in place that include generators and satellite communications capability to stay in touch with suppliers, customers and branch locations across the island and headquarters in the mainland U.S. For now, their operations are exclusively focused on Puerto Rico. He then turned his attention to Puerto Rico's crisis, and the "great job" he believe he and his team have done. (more...)