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Cenla Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 2017 Cenla Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 2017
- October 08, 2017

The Wabash Valley Race for the Cure annually raises more than $70,000 for breast cancer awareness and research, 75 percent of which funds local programs that offer breast cancer screenings and treatment. "We're all in it together". "Even though you're from a small town, you can do big things for other people". "Part of a family - it really does take a community to win the battle". (more...)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Shares Sold by Eagle Global Advisors LLC
- October 08, 2017

The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $182.47. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 4,474,642 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $362,542,000 after buying an additional 1,152,495 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Donald Trump tosses paper towels into crowd of Puerto Rico hurricane survivors Donald Trump tosses paper towels into crowd of Puerto Rico hurricane survivors
- October 08, 2017

Before landing on the island, Mr Trump graded his administration's response to Hurricane Maria as an "A plus". In an escalating war of words, the mayor of Puerto Rico's capital, San Juan , slammed the president for tossing rolls of paper towels, calling his act "terrible and abominable". (more...)
BJP defends Amit Shah's son; Rs 100 cr defamation suit to be BJP defends Amit Shah's son; Rs 100 cr defamation suit to be
- October 08, 2017

BJP chief Amit Shah's son Jay Shah slapped a Rs 100 crore defamation suit on a website, which alluded to irregularities by a company owned by Shah junior, resulting in a fierce war of words between the ruling party and the Congress, with AAP and others also joining in. (more...)
Spain issues apology for police violence in Catalan vote Spain issues apology for police violence in Catalan vote
- October 08, 2017

The head of the Catalan Mossos police force appeared in court in Madrid on Friday accused of aiding the separatist movement in carrying out the referendum . He said the solution for the region "is the prompt return to legality and the affirmation, as early as possible, that there will be no unilateral declaration of independence , because that way greater evils will be avoided", he told Spain's EFE news agency. (more...)
Ryan murder case: Pintos granted anticipatory bail till Dec 5 Ryan murder case: Pintos granted anticipatory bail till Dec 5
- October 08, 2017

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted bail to the Pinto until December 5, reported news agency ANI . The class II student was found dead with his throat slit inside the toilet of Ryan International School at Bhondsi in Gurugram on 8 August. (more...)
Returning to Pakistan to test the judicial system: Maryam Nawaz Returning to Pakistan to test the judicial system: Maryam Nawaz
- October 08, 2017

Speaking to journalists before leaving for Pakistan from London's Heathrow Airport, Maryam said Sharif family will test the judicial system by appearing before courts despite all the reservations. It is also unclear whether Maryam and his husband will attend the hearing of the court on Monday or not. A five-member bench of the Supreme Court on July 28 had directed NAB to file references against Nawaz and his children in six weeks in the accountability court and directed the trial court to ... (more...)
Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) Shares Bought by Balyasny Asset Management LLC Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) Shares Bought by Balyasny Asset Management LLC
- October 08, 2017

It has underperformed by 13.39% the S&P500. Bp Plc decreased Credicorp Ltd (BAP) stake by 7.63% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Barclays Public Limited Company owns 288,981 shares. 22 funds opened positions while 68 raised stakes. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Western Gas Partners, from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday. (more...)
Iran Guard chief warns United States against imposing new sanctions
- October 08, 2017

The Sunday report quotes Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari as saying: "If new sanctions go into effect, the country should move its regional bases to a 2000-kilometre (1,240-mile) radius" out of the range of Iranian missiles. CAATSA expands United States sanctions targeting Iran's ballistic missile program, and enhances the legal basis for existing sanctions targeting the IRGC. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting Comes Ahead of House Vote on Gun Silencer Bill Las Vegas Shooting Comes Ahead of House Vote on Gun Silencer Bill
- October 08, 2017

Ryan said the sportsmen's bill that included relaxation of requirements on purchasing gun silencers wouldn't be coming up soon; "I don't know when it's going to be scheduled". The Las Vegas shooting is the latest incident of mass violence to put Republican lawmakers on the defensive over their opposition to new gun restrictions - and, in some cases, their efforts to eliminate existing ones. (more...)
Nirmala Sitharaman to Review Situation Along China Border Today Nirmala Sitharaman to Review Situation Along China Border Today
- October 08, 2017

She also warmly "acknowledged the row of Chinese soldiers from across the fence". Sitharaman travelled Nathu La, 52 km from Gangtok by road and interacted with Army and ITB soldiers and officials. The Chinese officer, after a couple of failed attempts, finally hits upon the correct meaning of namaste and proceeds to teach Sitharaman the Chinese phrase to greet someone - "Ni hao". (more...)
Stymied police seek help in uncovering Vegas gunman's motive Stymied police seek help in uncovering Vegas gunman's motive
- October 08, 2017

Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and left hundreds injured in Las Vegas after raining bullets on a crowd at an open-air country music concert while perched in a 32nd floor hotel room. Paddock booked hotel rooms in Chicago in early August that overlooked the venue for Lollapalooza the same week the annual music festival was held. (more...)
Após prisão de Nuzman, COI suspende temporariamente o Comitê Olímpico do Brasil Após prisão de Nuzman, COI suspende temporariamente o Comitê Olímpico do Brasil
- October 08, 2017

O pedido de prisão temporária foi decretado pelo juiz Marcelo Bretas, da 7ª Vara Federal Criminal. A entidade que organiza o esporte mundial, ainda definiu pela suspensão de Nuzman, que é seu membro honorário. Ele nega qualquer irregularidade. São eles: Arthur Soares, o 'Rei Arthur', que é sócio de várias empresas prestadoras de serviços para o estado e continua foragido; o também empresário Marco de Luca, preso em junho; Jacob Barata Filho , dono de empresas de ônibus, contratadas para ... (more...)
Women above 45 may soon go on Haj without male relative Women above 45 may soon go on Haj without male relative
- October 08, 2017

The suggestion came from the five-member panel set up for drafting the New Haj Policy 2018-22 that said the condition of male " mahrams " accompanying ladies should be insisted only for women below 45. The Supreme Court in 2012 had ordered that this subsidy should be done away with over the next decade. Apart from abolishing Haj subsidy and allowing Muslim women above the age fof 45 to travel without a Mehram , the committe has made several other recommendations. (more...)
Russia-Saudi Cooperation Limited Despite Big Energy, Military Deals
- October 08, 2017

On Saturday, Saudi minister of environment, water and agriculture Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al Fadhli met with his Russian counterpart, Aleksandr Tkachev, the official Saudi Press Agency (Spa) said. Improving ties with Russian Federation means that the kingdom is seeking national interests away from narrow alliances in their traditional sense. But the Saudi king made no mention of Riyadh's long-held position that Mr Al Assad would have to step down before any peace deal could be reached ... (more...)
Al Franken, other Dems, shed contributions from Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein Al Franken, other Dems, shed contributions from Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein
- October 08, 2017

Weinstein has been a big financial booster of both President Bill Clinton and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. She saluted the women who have come forward to allege wrongdoing but said many allegations were overblown and consisted of Weinstein telling a woman she "looked cute without my glasses". (more...)
Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico Google got permission to float its internet-beaming balloons over Puerto Rico
- October 08, 2017

Days after the agency pledged $77 million to fix communications on Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, newly-reconfirmed FCC Chair Ajit Pai announced the creation of the Hurricane Recovery Task Force. Loon was developed at X, Alphabet's innovation lab. Alphabet also is the parent of search engine Google. The island, home to almost 3.5 million people, remains crippled by the Category 4 storm that struck last month, which disabled more than 90 percent of Puerto Rico's cell towers and left ... (more...)
Aztecs, Rebels pay tribute to Las Vegas shooting victims Aztecs, Rebels pay tribute to Las Vegas shooting victims
- October 08, 2017

San Diego State: It had been nearly a month since the Aztecs had a comfortable margin of victory. With that, the team will enter Sam Boyd Stadium with their heart on their sleeves and a commemorative ribbon on their helmets. In the second quarter SDSU junior quarterback Christian Chapman ran for his first career rushing touchdown, a weaving 14-yard score which gave the Aztecs a 10-3 lead. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Rooms Near Lollapalooza
- October 08, 2017

ABC and NBC News both reported , citing unnamed law enforcement officials , that Paddock may have also considered sites in Boston , though the outlets did not provide more detail. "I believe he certainly had nefarious intent with that material; I don't know what that intent was". "I'm also confident that there were no other people in the room leading up to this event", said McMahill. (more...)
Maple Leafs beat Rangers 8-5 in wild home opener
- October 08, 2017

Chicago is also 2-0-0 and has scored 15 goals, but has allowed two goals in wins against the Penguins and Blue Jackets. It was the depth of scoring that's also been noteworthy for the Leafs. It was their resolve that seem to most impress Babcock. "But when it's everybody that's what's going to happen against a team like that". A season ago those may not have been so apparent on a similar night. (more...)
Who will win the World Series? Who will win the World Series?
- October 08, 2017

The Indians do not just have one dynamic pitcher, they boast a core with a league-leading 3.30 team ERA, and when that pitching performance mixes with an offense with the league's sixth best runs per game, they could prove to be unstoppable in their run to the World Series. (more...)
White nationalists carrying torches returned to Charlottesville chanting 'we will be back' White nationalists carrying torches returned to Charlottesville chanting 'we will be back'
- October 08, 2017

Spencer, who has been a prominent figure when it comes to white nationalism and the alt-right movement, led the aforementioned "Unite the Right" march in August which ended in a clash between protestors and counterprotesters and the tragic death of 32-year-old woman Heather D. (more...)
Warren's bull-rush lifts Texas over K-State 40-34 in 2OT
- October 08, 2017

He then ran for 11, 13 and 22 yards and hit Dalton Schoen on a 23-yard pass on Kansas State's ensuing possession, which ended in McCrane's 33-yard field goal that staked the Wildcats to a 27-24 lead early in the fourth quarter. Kansas State marched the field on its next possession, keyed by an injury to Ertz. After missing two games with a bruised shoulder, Buechele returned for the Longhorns' 17-7 victory at Iowa State, but the offense was flaccid for much of the game. (more...)
Hurricane Nate Hits Gulf Coast, Rain Heads Our Way Hurricane Nate Hits Gulf Coast, Rain Heads Our Way
- October 08, 2017

Hurricane Nate's northern eyewall is moving onshore the MS coast. Nate's center will make landfall on the MS coast within the next hour or two. The National Hurricane Center reported metropolitan New Orleans was under a hurricane warning , hurricane watch , tropical storm warning as well as a storm surge warning . (more...)
Las Vegas gunman had cameras set up in hotel suite Las Vegas gunman had cameras set up in hotel suite
- October 08, 2017

There's still no word on the motive behind the tragic shootings, but retired Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent John Iannarelli told Fox News that the shooting was "obviously well-planned", as the suspects were able to book a hotel room facing the Route 91 Harvest Festival , which they might have targeted due to it being an open-air event. (more...)
Hurricane Nate remains Category 1, expected to make landfall soon Hurricane Nate remains Category 1, expected to make landfall soon
- October 08, 2017

However the main impactful landfall will be along the MS coast Thursday night. It's now a Category 1 hurricane with 90 miles per hour winds steadily increasing. "We're in the fight now". We had an overcast start to the Saturday across the ArkLaMiss before a good bit of us saw some showers earlier this afternoon. (more...)
Hurricane Nate expected to be category 2 upon reaching the Gulf Coast
- October 08, 2017

ET Saturday, the National Hurricane Center says. On the Orleans Parish ballot, voters will be deciding which two candidates for New Orleans mayor will likely advance to a runoff. Gulf of Mexico and is removing all their workers ahead of Tropical Storm Nate, it said late on Friday. Since some of New Orleans is below sea level, its powered drainage system is essential to keeping the city dry. (more...)
2 killed, 6 injured in Fort Jackson vehicle incident, officials say 2 killed, 6 injured in Fort Jackson vehicle incident, officials say
- October 08, 2017

Ethan Shrader, of Prospect, Tennessee, and Pv.t Timothy Ashcraft, of Cincinnati, Ohio, according to a statement by the Army. The harmed were distinguished as Pvt. Cardre Jackson Jr. of Laurel; Pvt. James Foster, of Macon, Georgia. The names of the soldiers are not released at this time. Six other soldiers were injured, the Army said. (more...)
REWIND: South Carolina 48, Arkansas 22 REWIND: South Carolina 48, Arkansas 22
- October 08, 2017

Arkansas, which had been on a two-game winning streak in this series, fell to 2-3 and 0-3 in the conference. Skai Moore would take an Allen pick to the house and TJ Brunson would put the nail in the coffin with a 73-yard scoop-and-score. The Gamecocks pushed their advantage to 17-10 just before halftime when Bryan Edwards made a leaping grab, just getting a knee down inbounds, in the corner of the end zone with four seconds left before halftime. (more...)
Yashwant Sinha compares PM Modi and Amit Shah to Duryodhana, Dushasana Yashwant Sinha compares PM Modi and Amit Shah to Duryodhana, Dushasana
- October 08, 2017

Answering queries during the discussion following the release of book by Sinha, Kejriwal said the next general election will be a battle between Modi and the people. At Mr Tiwari's book event, where Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was in attendance, Mr Sinha, exhorted others to muster the "courage" to speak up. (more...)