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Tennessee Indefinitely Suspends Darrell Taylor After Fight Tennessee Indefinitely Suspends Darrell Taylor After Fight
- October 10, 2017

The blow required Smith to receive stitches. Despite receiving medical attention, Smith is expected to fully participate in this weekend's game against the Gamecocks. Last week, tight end Ethan Wolf said there were no locker room issues. "Everyone is on the same page", Wolf said. Tennessee is set to play SC on Saturday at noon. (more...)
Rafael Nadal favourite to win the China Open final in Beijing Rafael Nadal favourite to win the China Open final in Beijing
- October 10, 2017

Kyrgios was on the wrong end of an unfavourable line call in the opening game of his clash with Nadal and crashed to defeat in 92 minutes in the China Open final. His last title on the tour came in Tokyo a year ago. "If my vision is realised, it's my hope that I'll be remembered for this more than anything I have done or will do on the tennis court". (more...)
The liberals running Twitter censor Marsha Blackburn The liberals running Twitter censor Marsha Blackburn
- October 10, 2017

As part of her campaign announcement, she shared a video ad on Twitter ... which Twitter promptly blocked. Why? The remainder of Blackburn's two-and-a-half minute video announcement showcases her other many conservative credentials, from her ardent opposition to Obamacare, to her ideal record supporting the Second Amendment, to her 100 percent pro-life rating. (more...)
Catalonia faces uncertainty as leader weighs independence declaration Catalonia faces uncertainty as leader weighs independence declaration
- October 10, 2017

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has vowed that his government will not allow Catalonia to break away from the rest of the country. However, SNP MEP Alyn Smith urged caution and said a declaration of independence from Catalonia would not help its cause at the moment, and that the Catalan and Spanish governments urgently need to open up a dialogue. (more...)
Marsh & Mclennan Companies (MMC) Sees The Tape Move Mid-Market
- October 10, 2017

Marsh & Mclennan Co Inc now has $42.64B valuation. The stock increased 0.50% or $0.8 on October 6, reaching $159.6. 1,068,231 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. As per Wednesday, July 12, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has "Buy" rating by SunTrust given on Tuesday, October 13. Rodman & Renshaw initiated DURECT Corporation (NASDAQ:DRRX) on Monday, April 25 with "Buy" rating . (more...)
Sen. Chris Murphy: Pulling out of Iran deal a 'self-inflicted wound' Sen. Chris Murphy: Pulling out of Iran deal a 'self-inflicted wound'
- October 10, 2017

Trump wouldn't say. As usual, Trump's governing-by-Twitter leaves us in the dark as to what that one thing is. "The Prime Minister said the United Kingdom remains firmly committed to the deal and that we believe it is vitally important for regional security". (more...)
Iceland becomes smallest nation ever to make tournament Iceland becomes smallest nation ever to make tournament
- October 10, 2017

Iceland were a revelation at the Euros in 2016, downing England in the last 16 before going out to eventual runners-up France. Elsewhere, Ireland stunned Wales 1-0 to seal a spot in the playoffs. Keeping the momentum going from their inspiring run to the 2016 European Championship quarterfinals, Iceland topped Europe Group I and advanced automatically to the finals in Russian Federation next year at the expense of favourites Croatia . (more...)
Iran warns US of 'CRUSHING' response in shock WW3 threat Iran warns US of 'CRUSHING' response in shock WW3 threat
- October 10, 2017

In September 2015, a telephone survey by the Toronto-based opinion research firm IranPoll for the University of Maryland found 45 percent of 1,000 Iranians said they were not confident the USA would live up to its obligations in the nuclear deal. (more...)
Vegas Killer Stephen Paddock Speaks Out About Gambling Problem, Years Before Massacre Vegas Killer Stephen Paddock Speaks Out About Gambling Problem, Years Before Massacre
- October 10, 2017

Paddock was deposed on October 29, 2013, as part of a civil lawsuit against the Cosmopolitan Hotel, which he sued after slipping and falling two years earlier while strolling from a hotel shop to a high-stakes area in the casino. Stephen Paddock " tried to make people happy, he tried to make people care and I don't know what happened to him", Lisa Crawford told ABC's "Good Morning America ". (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), Intrexon Corporation (XON)
- October 10, 2017

In other news, Director John W. Meisenbach sold 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 1st. Investors may be watching shares for trading volume that is out of the ordinary. 1,500 were reported by Natl Bank Pictet Cie (Asia) Ltd. Jfs Wealth Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 0.03% or 730 shares. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund stated it has 0.02% in Textron Inc. (more...)
Hi-Crush Partners LP
- October 10, 2017

Hi-Crush Partners (NYSE: HCLP ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. HCLP's profit will be $34.59 million for 6.55 P/E if the $0.38 EPS becomes a reality. Its down 0.17% from 7.79 million shares previously. Next Financial Gru Inc has 13,575 shares for 0% of their portfolio. St Johns Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.67% or 7,261 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Jailed British-Iranian charity worker faces new charges: family Jailed British-Iranian charity worker faces new charges: family
- October 10, 2017

CHRI calls for the immediate release of Zaghari-Ratcliffe, now serving a five-year prison sentence, and all dual nationals imprisoned in Iran without due process. The new charges allege that she had joined organisations specifically working to overthrow the regime and that she once attended a demonstration outside the Iranian Embassy in London. (more...)
How Nick Saban got "Rat Poison" into the football lexicon
- October 10, 2017

Damien Harris ran for 124 yards and a touchdown, and Jalen Hurts had a touchdown pass and ran for another score to help Alabama remain undefeated . "We had opportunities to make plays in the passing game, and we didn't do it". "We can play with anyone in the country". The Aggies would strike first on their next possession, after a 31-yard pass and run to Trayveon Williams got A&M moving. (more...)
Feinstein: Congress, not exec branch, must ban 'bump stocks' Feinstein: Congress, not exec branch, must ban 'bump stocks'
- October 10, 2017

The added lethality of a bump stock is grotesque: The Las Vegas shooter appeared to fire as many as 90 bullets in 10 seconds. "They're dismissed as silly gadgets that really inhibit the accuracy of a firearm". "Fully automatics are regulated differently in this country". It was not immediately clear whether President Donald Trump or Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who oversees the ATF, could order it to re-evaluate its judgment about devices. (more...)
Tiny Iceland qualify for World Cup finals Tiny Iceland qualify for World Cup finals
- October 10, 2017

Trinidad and Tobago are the previous holders of the record as the nation of 1.365 million people qualified for the 2006 World Cup in Germany. Iceland qualified for the World Cup for the first time after beating Kosovo 2-0 at home on Monday. (more...)
Dealer gives truck to veteran who commandeered pickup to save shooting victims Dealer gives truck to veteran who commandeered pickup to save shooting victims
- October 10, 2017

The dealership got in contact with Winston and according to a report from AZ Central , Winston will pick up a silver Ford F-150 on Monday. "Most of us would have ran and never came back", said Shane Beus, owner of B5 Motors in Gilbert, Arizona . (more...)
Nate moves closer to Mississippi coast Nate moves closer to Mississippi coast
- October 10, 2017

The weather service predicts southwest winds of up to 6 miles per hour on Monday, but that could change depending on the path Hurricane Nate takes as it diffuses over the Midwest toward the Northeast. Some beachfront hotels and casinos were evacuated. "There is going to be flooding and wind damage in New Orleans ", said Bob Smerbeck, a meteorologist with AccuWeather Inc.in State College, Pa. (more...)
Alphabet's Internet balloons will try to restore cell service in Puerto Rico Alphabet's Internet balloons will try to restore cell service in Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

The balloons will also do the same for the similarly tragedy-stricken US Virgin Islands. One of the problems that appears, as it has been established, is that the company has never proven in Puerto Rico if this technology manages to have connectivity with the telecommunications companies in the island. (more...)
Weinstein Company Fires Co-Founder Harvey Weinstein Weinstein Company Fires Co-Founder Harvey Weinstein
- October 10, 2017

I was told at the time that Weinstein had visited the newsroom in person to make his displeasure known. There's good evidence supporting her claim: Although a 2015 Cosmopolitan survey found that one in three women between the ages of 18 and 34 have been subject to sexual harassment at work, a full 71% of respondents chose not to report the incident. (more...)
Duterte's ratings dip after anti-drug campaign scandals Duterte's ratings dip after anti-drug campaign scandals
- October 10, 2017

Swedish parliamentarian Emilia Toyra said the gross human rights violations appear to be encouraged by Duterte himself. Senate minority leader Franklin Drilon said Duterte's ratings nosedive is "self-inflicted" because "because if there would be no changes, it will continue". (more...)
Donald Trump lends more money to loss making Scottish golf resorts Donald Trump lends more money to loss making Scottish golf resorts
- October 10, 2017

The president has lost millions of dollars for three years running at two properties in the U.K.'s northernmost territory. He increased his loan to Turnberry in 2016 from $82 million to $ 146 million from a year ago for renovations, and loaned an additional $1.6 million to Trump International Golf Links because of declining revenue. (more...)
Renaissance Technologies LLC Has $30.54 Million Holdings in Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS)
- October 10, 2017

The latest exchange of 1.93 Million shares is above its average trading activity of 1.79 Million shares. PointState Capital LP cut its stake in shares of Clovis Oncology, Inc . Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ: CLVS ) has risen 282.71% since October 7, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm has "Buy" rating by SunTrust given on Friday, September 23. (more...)
PepsiCo India's Shivakumar quits, to join Aditya Birla Group PepsiCo India's Shivakumar quits, to join Aditya Birla Group
- October 09, 2017

Mr. Shivakumar would be reporting to Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla , chairman of the Aditya Birla Group. Shivakumar had left Nokia to join PepsiCo and before that he was with Hindustan Unilever BSE and Philips Consumer Electronics . At PepsiCo, Mr. Shivakumar played a key role in portfolio transformation and helped the company develop nutrition business. New CEO at the helm, Ahmed, comes with an impressive depth and breadth of experience in high-profile PepsiCo markets, and has held ... (more...)
EPS for Ashford Inc (AINC) Expected At $1.32 EPS for Ashford Inc (AINC) Expected At $1.32
- October 09, 2017

Trading was light with 4,284 shares changing hands on Tuesday. Additionally, here are a few investment firms who have increased or decreased their stake in ( AHT ). 106,718 are owned by Ascend Capital Llc. Strs Ohio holds 0% of its portfolio in Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. According to Zacks, "Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc is a self advised Maryland corporation and real estate investment trust organized to pursue opportunities in the lodging industry". (more...)
Prince Harry: mental health should be at heart of armed forces training
- October 09, 2017

If the most recent news is anything to go by, we have no doubt the Royals' digital initiative will be hugely beneficial to those experiencing mental health troubles. Kensington Palace's official Twitter account echoed Harry's sentiment, stating that his training hopes to "emphasize the idea that mental fitness is as important as physical fitness when working as part of the Defense community". (more...)
Manslaughter charge filed in Flint water case Manslaughter charge filed in Flint water case
- October 09, 2017

Involuntary manslaughter is a felony that carries a sentence of up to 15 years in prison. Wells was due in court on October 9, but a hearing on evidence was pushed back while prosecutors prepare to file new charges. "We'd be derelict if we did not amend", he said of the case against Wells. The Legionnaires' investigation is part of a larger probe into how Flint's water system became poisoned when the city used Flint River water for 18 months. (more...)
Pakistan no more dependent on USA for military requirement: PM Abbasi Pakistan no more dependent on USA for military requirement: PM Abbasi
- October 09, 2017

The PM further said that the Kashmir issue should be resolved in accordance with the aspirations of people of Kashmir in line with UN Security Council resolutions. "We have purchased helicopters for the very first time from Russian Federation". Stressing a need to resolve the Afghan issue through Afghan owned and led process, he said that nobody wanted peace in Afghanistan more than Pakistan. (more...)
Expect continued rain and humidity for Monday in Boston Expect continued rain and humidity for Monday in Boston
- October 09, 2017

Monday night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m., then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 a.m. No precipitation was recorded at the Dane County Regional Airport on Sunday , leaving Madison's October precipitation total (rain plus snow converted to liquid) at 1.7 inches, 1.07 inches above normal. (more...)
Canyon Fire 2 burning in Anaheim Hills Canyon Fire 2 burning in Anaheim Hills
- October 09, 2017

With winds whipping at about 25 miles per hour and pushing the fire west, mandatory evacuation orders were issued for residents south of the 91 Freeway and west of the 241 toll road. It has been officially designated as the Canyon 2 Fire. Cal Fire is assisting Anaheim Fire with the fire off of East Santa Ana Canyon Rd., west of Gypsum Canyon. (more...)
JUST IN: 10 feared dead as gunmen attacks Port-Harcourt JUST IN: 10 feared dead as gunmen attacks Port-Harcourt
- October 09, 2017

Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the incident to the Punch, adding that details of the attack are hazy. Locals have told Anadolu Agency the death toll could be as high as 15 iin the area called Mgboushimini. But said the motive behind the killings has not been ascertained. He however assured that the force would do everything possible to bring the perpetrators to book. (more...)