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Off-duty Winnipeg officer arrested after pedestrian dies after collision Off-duty Winnipeg officer arrested after pedestrian dies after collision
- October 11, 2017

The IIU said it was immediately notified about the incident and the IIU's civilian director determined it was in the public interest to investigate. The Independent Investigations Unit has taken over the investigation, Winnipeg police said. (more...)
Man threatens to make 'Las Vegas Part 2' attack on Denver company Man threatens to make 'Las Vegas Part 2' attack on Denver company
- October 11, 2017

After repeated demands to the company for refunds, the filing shows Casillas on October 4 allegedly emailed: "GET READY FOR A LAS VEGAS REPEAT (Final warning) and then added: "I I STILL HAVE NOT RECIEVED MY G- D-- FUNDS. In another message, Casillas allegedly listed names of three company employees, characterized them as targets for "DEATHS BY ASSASIATION", and then wrote: "PLEASE TELL LOVED ONES TO START PICKING OUT A NICE BEAUTIFUL CASKET AND PLAN A DECENT FUNERAL". (more...)
Judiciary war escalates: McConnell gives blue slips a pink slip Judiciary war escalates: McConnell gives blue slips a pink slip
- October 11, 2017

Senators traded rhetorical shots on Wednesday after tensions over the issue - which have been simmering for months - appeared to spill over. Ironically, more than a few of the judiciary vacancies Trump can now fill exist because Republicans under President Obama refused to return blue slips for his nominees - even for nominees they had previously supported. (more...)
In Historic Change, Boy Scouts To Let Girls In Some Programs In Historic Change, Boy Scouts To Let Girls In Some Programs
- October 11, 2017

Cub Scout dens will be single-gender - all boys or all girls. The larger Cub Scout packs will have the option to remain single gender or welcome both genders. U.S. President Woodrow Wilson signs a bill incorporating the Boy Scouts of America, making them the only American youth organization with a federal charter. (more...)
Queen STEPS DOWN from Royal duty as Prince Charles takes over
- October 11, 2017

The Queen and Duke will be standing on a balcony of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office traditionally used by royal women like the Duchess of Cambridge and Duchess of Cornwall to watch the Remembrance Sunday service in Whitehall. The Queen's wreath is laid on behalf of the nation. Two were during her pregnancies with Prince Andrew, in 1959, and Prince Edward, in 1963. A Buckingham Palace spokeswoman said: " The Queen wishes to be alongside the Duke of Edinburgh and he will be on the ... (more...)
Shafiq, Sarfraz battle it out
- October 11, 2017

Situation would have been different had any batsman played an innings like Asad Shafiq (112) in first match, or in the first innings of second, Sarfraz added. Ahmed survived a stumping on 65, and in the same over, Shafiq reached his 11th century, off 151 balls. Seamer Suranga Lakmal finally broke through Shafiq's defenses when he found an outside edge of the second new ball. (more...)
Ex-Trump aide Carter Page refusing to cooperate in Russian Federation investigation Ex-Trump aide Carter Page refusing to cooperate in Russian Federation investigation
- October 11, 2017

One-time adviser of USA president-elect Donald Trump Carter Page addresses the audience during a presentation in Moscow, Russia, December 12, 2016. Carter Page, a former foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign, told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday he would not cooperate with any request to appear before the panel in its investigation of possible Russian interference in the 2016 election, Politico reported . (more...)
Facebook, Instagram, down for thousands of users Facebook, Instagram, down for thousands of users
- October 11, 2017

Facebook and Instagram were suffering outages throughout the USA on Wednesday, with many unable to access their pages at all. Are you having trouble with Facebook or Instagram? . Numerous thousands of users affected took to rival social network Twitter to complain about the lack of service. The two sites were facing issues across the world Wednesday morning. (more...)
Tropical Storm Ophelia strengthens, heads toward Europe Tropical Storm Ophelia strengthens, heads toward Europe
- October 11, 2017

Coldest clouds tops were as cold as or colder than minus 63 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 53 degrees Celsius). But the image provided by the MODIS instrument, or Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer that flies aboard Terra, showed that there were strong thunderstorms around the center of circulation and in a thick band east of the center. (more...)
Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID
- October 11, 2017

Legislation enacted earlier this year set that deadline for getting the state fully up to speed on Real ID. PennDOT has begun work on the implementation of REAL ID, and estimates REAL ID-compliant driver licenses and identification cards will be available at the customer's option in March 2019. (more...)
Anheuser-busch Companies LLC (NYSE:BUD) Sentiment Report Anheuser-busch Companies LLC (NYSE:BUD) Sentiment Report
- October 11, 2017

The stock increased 1.52% or $1.86 on October 10, reaching $124.26. About 1.00M shares traded. Anheuser Busch Inbev NV (AB InBev) is a Belgium-based company engaged in the brewers industry. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, July 21 by Sterne Agee CRT. Berenberg upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Friday, November 13 report. As per Friday, May 5, the company rating was maintained by Susquehanna. (more...)
Melania Responds to Ivana Trump's Comment That She's the Real First Lady Melania Responds to Ivana Trump's Comment That She's the Real First Lady
- October 11, 2017

By wearing a garment designed by a well-known First Lady (albeit from a different country), Melania is quietly reminding whoever sees that picture of her title. According to Grisham, the current Mrs. Trump settled in the White House with the President and their son Barron and made it their home. Ivana claimed that she was much friendlier with Melania, and said: "I get along with Melania. (more...)
Company that operates Centra, Mace and Supervalu targeted in cyber crime attack Company that operates Centra, Mace and Supervalu targeted in cyber crime attack
- October 11, 2017

Musgrave operates 106 Mace shops, 81 Centra outlets and 36 Supervalu stores in Northern Ireland. Hackers tried to access the details of tens of thousands of customers and suppliers - including debit and credit card numbers and expiry dates - stored in Musgrave's data banks. (more...)
Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) Traded Above Its 50 Day Moving Average
- October 11, 2017

Short traders are feeling a little more bearish recently if you watch the increase in short interest. (NYSE: HES ) by 4.1% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website . Also, Director William G. (more...)
Turkey hands down prison sentence to Wall Street Journal reporter
- October 11, 2017

Albayrak, who has dual citizenship in Turkey and Finland but is now in NY, planned to appeal the decision. A TURKISH court has sentenced a Wall Street Journal reporter to prison on trumped-up charges of carrying out propaganda for Kurdish militants. (more...)
At Least 13 People Killed During Prison Riot in Northeastern Mexico At Least 13 People Killed During Prison Riot in Northeastern Mexico
- October 11, 2017

Rebellious prisoners seized three guards and the authorities for a long time conducted negotiations for their release, however, the dialogue ended inconclusively, after which it was made a decision to begin the assault and use weapons against the rebels. (more...)
Marsha Blackburn Twitter Anti-Abortion Ad Ban Reversed - Here It Is Marsha Blackburn Twitter Anti-Abortion Ad Ban Reversed - Here It Is
- October 11, 2017

Blackburn's campaign of this decision". "Our ads policies strive to balance protecting our users from potentially distressing content with allowing our advertisers to communicate their messages", a spokeswoman for Twitter told The Daily Caller News Foundation. (more...)
HSBC Holdings Plc (NYSE:HSBC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week HSBC Holdings Plc (NYSE:HSBC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week
- October 11, 2017

According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 1 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 0 brokers "outperform", 1 brokers "hold", 0 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell". Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. raised its stake in HSBC Holdings PLC by 12.3% during the 2nd quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. increased its stake in shares of HSBC Holdings PLC by 1.8% in the second quarter. (more...)
Today's Brokerage Rating: SLM Corporation (SLM), Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Today's Brokerage Rating: SLM Corporation (SLM), Campbell Soup Company (CPB)
- October 11, 2017

About 160 shares traded. It has underperformed by 33.21% the S&P500. Campbell Soup Company is a food company, which manufactures and markets food products. 132.61 million shares or 0.67% more from 131.72 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Similarly, investors should look for OXM to open 0.43% lower in price and for CPB to open 0.77% lower, all else being equal. (more...)
Shanghai Masters: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer off to winning starts Shanghai Masters: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer off to winning starts
- October 11, 2017

Talking with the Warriors about his pursuit of the number one spot in the ATP world rankings, Federer admitted that if he wanted to end the year as the world number one, he would have to win "here, and in the World Tour Finals and Paris and Basel" to have a chance of overtaking Rafael Nadal . (more...)
Pioneer Natural Resources' (PXD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC
- October 11, 2017

Insiders own 0.89% of the company's stock. Wall Street await Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) to release earnings on November, 1 after the close. Cwm Limited Co reported 75 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Pioneer Natural Resources Co .'s average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 0 percent during the past 12 months. (more...)
In new book, Ivana Trump writes of contentment In new book, Ivana Trump writes of contentment
- October 11, 2017

As she told Amy Robach of Good Morning America , "He was a loving father, don't get me wrong, and he was a good provider, but he was not the father which would take a stroll and go to the Central Park or go play to baseball with them or something". (more...)
Peacekeeper Killed In Attack On DR Congo Military Base Peacekeeper Killed In Attack On DR Congo Military Base
- October 11, 2017

United Nations mission says militia fighters in eastern democratic republic of Congo attacked a U.N. peacekeeping base on Friday, triggering clashes that left two of the fighters dead and two peacekeepers slightly wounded. Rich in precious minerals, the east of DRC has been unstable for 20 years. The Allied Democratic Forces-National Army for the Liberation of Uganda (ADF-NALU) rebel group, which was founded in Uganda in 1995 and later moved to Congo, is believed to have roughly 400 members ... (more...)
Arrested For Charged of Louisiana State University Fraternity Dead Arrested For Charged of Louisiana State University Fraternity Dead
- October 11, 2017

Gruver was taken to a hospital from the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house in September. The Baton Rouge coroner's office noted high-levels of alcohol, and some THC, in Gruver's system on the preliminary autopsy report. Two people drove him to a hospital, where he died later that day. LSU police investigate Max Gruver's death. . Police additionally discovered gadgets that may have caught video film inside the club house "amid the seasons of the occasions", a police oath says. (more...)
The world cup is 'non-negotiable,' insists Qatar
- October 11, 2017

Egypt has also joined the boycott. "Their weak attempts to tie the hosting of the 2022 World Cup to their illegal blockade show their desperation to justify their inhumane action", the official said. When Qatar's sole land border with Saudi Arabia was closed and sea traffic cut off by the boycott, World Cup organisers were forced to instigate a "Plan B", including bringing in supplies from Turkey. (more...)
Donald Trump Dismisses NBC Nuclear Arsenal Report as 'Fake News' Donald Trump Dismisses NBC Nuclear Arsenal Report as 'Fake News'
- October 11, 2017

According to the original NBC report, Trump " said he wanted what amounted to a almost tenfold increase in the us nuclear arsenal during a gathering this past summer of the nation's highest ranking national security leaders". During the campaign and into his presidency, Donald Trump has displayed an alarming lack of knowledge around the topic of nuclear weapons. The president's and the government's power in this area could be limited anyway. (more...)
Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) Stock Price Up 1.9% Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) Stock Price Up 1.9%
- October 11, 2017

The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, January 17 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has "Buy" rating by Buckingham Research on Thursday, April 14. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $3400 target. It has underperformed by 14.02% the S&P500. Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE:RBS) has risen 2.68% since October 9, 2016 and is uptrending. The company's market cap is GBX 32.28 billion. (more...)
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election: 25% polling till noon, minor clashes reported Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election: 25% polling till noon, minor clashes reported
- October 11, 2017

The highest percentage of voting was witnessed in Dera Baba Nanak assembly constituency from where SAD former cabinet minister Sucha Singh Langah had contested election unsuccessfully. Notably, the election saw aggressive campaigning from all three parties, with BJP's Salaria aiming to dethrone Congress for its government's non-fulfillment of promises in the 2017 Vidhan Sabha polls, especially the promise of farm debt waiver. (more...)
Sector Active Movers: Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (NASDAQ:CORT), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)
- October 11, 2017

Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.60 on this stock. Investors are feeling more bearish on shares of Corcept Therapeutics Incorporat lately as implied by the rise in short interest. Director, Mahoney David L, sold 6,994 common shares of Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT ) in the open market. While the stock price moved along with the volume change, shares are touching $2.00. (more...)
F Word chef Gordon Ramsay fires up Jamie Oliver feud F Word chef Gordon Ramsay fires up Jamie Oliver feud
- October 11, 2017

Jamie, 42, spoke to The Sun about Gordon, 50, back in August, where he declared that he didn't want to "slag off" his rival because they were fathers. 'And no disrespect, but we're chefs, not politicians. Oliver responded in a later interview by saying he wasn't bothered by the comments, comparing them to things a dementia-sufferer says. (more...)