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Achaogen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAO) Drops in Trading Today - Down by 7.27%
- October 12, 2017

Partner Investment Management L.P., a California-based fund reported 28,837 shares. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its stake in shares of Achaogen by 119.1% in the 1st quarter. disposed a total of 3,079 shares at an average price of $26.58, amounting to approximately $81,840. On 1/26/2017 Kenneth J. Hillan, CEO, sold 1,431 with an average share price of $16.78 per share and the total transaction amounting to $24,012.18. (more...)
Trump says could envision trade deal with Canada without Mexico Trump says could envision trade deal with Canada without Mexico
- October 12, 2017

Trump accuses NAFTA of shipping jobs south of the U.S. border and calls it the worst trade deal ever signed. "So we'll see what happens with NAFTA", Trump said , adding that it "has to be fair to both countries". The US side sees strengthening the rules of origin for the auto industry as a way to bring back automotive production and jobs from Asia. The former Conservative leader, who's known as an ardent free trader, says powerful anti-trade forces that predate Trump's presidency are at ... (more...)
Air District issues health advisory and Spare the Air alert Air District issues health advisory and Spare the Air alert
- October 12, 2017

The air pollution district advises that people impacted by wildfire smoke limit their outdoor activities, stay indoors with winds and doors closed, and set air conditioning units and auto vents to recirculate. Residents of smoke-impacted areas who are forced to stay are being recommended to use an N95 mask to minimize breathing in fine particles in the smoke. (more...)
Is This Just A Random Move? - FirstEnergy Corp. (FE), Ball Corporation (BLL)
- October 12, 2017

The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Thursday, July 14 by Barclays Capital. On Friday, November 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research to "Buy". 484,644 shares or 32.99% less from 723,264 shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Sol Management reported 424,519 shares or 5.52% of all its holdings. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. (more...)
Seth MacFarlane issues statement about his Harvey Weinstein joke from 2013 Seth MacFarlane issues statement about his Harvey Weinstein joke from 2013
- October 12, 2017

In a bit with Emma Stone at the time , MacFarlane, who was hosting the program, jokingly addressed the nominees for best supporting actress, and said, "Congratulations, you five ladies no longer have to pretend to be attracted to Harvey Weinstein ". (more...)
Rajon Rondo's Injury Leaves The Pelicans Even Thinner At Point Guard Rajon Rondo's Injury Leaves The Pelicans Even Thinner At Point Guard
- October 12, 2017

Meaning, the Pelicans starting backcourt this season will look "exactly" like it did at the start of last season. The 31-year-old Rondo signed a one-year, $3.3 million deal with the Pelicans in the offseason. Conflicts with teammates and coaches, paired with his declining play, earned him a spot on the bench for much of the season previous year. The Pelicans are scheduled to open the regular season October 18 in Memphis against the Grizzlies. (more...)
Police have found man who pushed commuter onto blue line tracks
- October 12, 2017

Estep allegedly pushed a 46-year-old man off the platform at the Washington subway station on August 1. According to prosecutors, Estep refused to help Benedict - who sprained his wrist after narrowly avoiding the deadly electrified third rail - climb back on the to CTA platform. (more...)
Robben retires from Netherlands duty after World Cup qualification failure Robben retires from Netherlands duty after World Cup qualification failure
- October 12, 2017

Legendary Dutch winger Arjen Robben has announced his retirement from global football. He finished second with the Dutch at the World Cup in 2010 and third in 2014. The 33-year-old represented his country at six major worldwide tournaments and is among their all-time top scorers with his two-goal haul taking him into a tie for fourth with Dennis Bergkamp. (more...)
Charges dropped against teen who decapitated mother because he 'felt like it' Charges dropped against teen who decapitated mother because he 'felt like it'
- October 12, 2017

Sturges said that he has maintained that his client was "very seriously deranged" and agreed with the experts' assessment. "This is consistent with what our position is", Sturges said. The siblings, ages 2 and 4, were unhurt when authorities arrived at the grisly scene on a quiet, rural street. Court archives demonstrated that Machada took four distinct solutions for psychosis and schizophrenia, as per a report from ABC11. (more...)
North Korea Says 'Insane' Trump 'Lit The Wick Of War' North Korea Says 'Insane' Trump 'Lit The Wick Of War'
- October 12, 2017

After entering South Korean airspace, the two bombers carried out air-to-ground missile drills in waters off the east coast of South Korea, then flew over the South to waters between it and China to repeat the drill, the release said. On Tuesday, a South Korean lawmaker said North Korean hackers had reportedly stolen a large cache of military documents from his country, including a wartime contingency plans drawn up by the US and South Korea. (more...)
NYPD, Prosecutors Point Fingers Over Harvey Weinstein Probe NYPD, Prosecutors Point Fingers Over Harvey Weinstein Probe
- October 12, 2017

Weinstein had and were concerned if they took legal action and spoke out that he could ruin their careers", says attorney Gloria Allred. They say the "horrifying" audio "was insufficient to prove a crime under NY law" which left prosecutors with "no choice but to conclude the criminal investigation without charges". (more...)
Death toll from Kisii building collapse rises to 6, woman trapped Death toll from Kisii building collapse rises to 6, woman trapped
- October 12, 2017

Officials from the Kenya Red Cross have put up a tent to help identify the deceased and those affected. Kisii County Disaster Management boss Julius Tinega said six bodies, including that of a Standard One pupil, had been retrieved from the remains of the ill-fated building. (more...)
Justice Tassaduq Jillani nominated as judge ad hoc in the Jadhav case Justice Tassaduq Jillani nominated as judge ad hoc in the Jadhav case
- October 12, 2017

Article 31 of the ICJ's statute states that if a panel includes "a judge of the nationality of one of the parties, (the other) party may choose a person to sit as judge". India had contended that it was not informed of Mr. Jadhav's detention until long after his arrest and that Pakistan failed to inform the accused of his rights. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation searching for woman linked with child sexual exploitation case Federal Bureau of Investigation searching for woman linked with child sexual exploitation case
- October 12, 2017

Authorities said the woman may have information on the identity of the child. At the time the video was made, she was wearing a white, yellow, blue, and red floral dress. The bureau said the case is being investigated as part of their Operation Rescue Me and Endangered Child Alert Program (ECAP) initiatives. Working closely with NCMEC, FBI investigators look for metadata embedded within images that might contain Global Positioning System or other details that can reveal critical information. (more...)
Taiwan monopoly regulator fines Qualcomm more than $770M Taiwan monopoly regulator fines Qualcomm more than $770M
- October 12, 2017

The Taiwanese decision is the latest challenge to Qualcomm's business model, which involves selling chips and also licensing a suite of patents related to how those chips are put into a phone to provide mobile data to the device. The fine from the country's government follows similar regulatory actions in the U.S., South Korea and China. In late 2016, the South Korean Fair Trade Commission fined the company $853 million for alleged antitrust violations, the highest such penalty brought ... (more...)
Obama To Campaign for Northam in Richmond Obama To Campaign for Northam in Richmond
- October 12, 2017

Obama will stump for Ralph Northam, the Democratic candidate for Virginia governor, at an October 19 rally in Richmond, Va., Northam's campaign announced Wednesday. Gillespie served as the director of communications for Bush's 2000 presidential campaign, and later chaired the Republican National Committee. "Virginia's voters are whiter, older, and more educated". (more...)
Justice (r) Javed Iqbal takes charge as NAB chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal takes charge as NAB chairman
- October 12, 2017

In 2012, he was appointed as head of Abbotabad Inquiry Commission to investigate the United States forces attack and killing of Osama Bin Laden on Pakistan's territory. His report was never shared with the public. The government on Sunday appointed Iqbal as the NAB chairman for a period of four years, after the incumbent, Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, retired as per routine. (more...)
Princess Nokia Throws Soup At Racist Subway Passenger Princess Nokia Throws Soup At Racist Subway Passenger
- October 12, 2017

But right as our heroes are throwing the alleged NYU graduate bodily from the auto, a woman in a yellow dress and red kicks tossed soup on him. Though seeing more evidence of vile racist dipshits walking among us is always disturbing, the good people who come out to fight them are some solace-also, according to Gothamist , he didn't get his bag back. (more...)
Egypt's Moushira Khattab go into next round — UNESCO Election Egypt's Moushira Khattab go into next round — UNESCO Election
- October 12, 2017

There were 13 votes for Azoulay in the secret ballot, Worbs tweeted. France's Audrey Azoulay, a former culture minister like al-Kawari, was in second place among the six candidates still in the running to replace outgoing UNESCO director-general Irina Bokova. (more...)
Donald Trump: US Policy on North Korea Has Failed for 25 Years Donald Trump: US Policy on North Korea Has Failed for 25 Years
- October 12, 2017

Q: In his United Nations speech, Donald Trump warned to "totally destroy North Korea" if it threatens US or its allies. President Donald Trump is tweeting that US policy on North Korea has been unsuccessful, and that America has given "billions of dollars" and received nothing in return. (more...)
Piyush central minister, not CA: Sinha Piyush central minister, not CA: Sinha
- October 11, 2017

Sinha also criticized the government for allowing Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to take on the case of Jay Shah . Sinha also criticised the way Railway Minister Piyush Goyal called a press conference to clear allegations against Jay Shah. (more...)
Police arrest Davido over Tagbo's death Police arrest Davido over Tagbo's death
- October 11, 2017

Tagbo died at a bar in the Lekki area of Lagos after allegedly taking 10 shots of Tequila. Edgal said Davido has been reinvited for questioning because he lied that he only knew of the Tagbo's demise while he was at a nightclub, DNA in Victoria Island. (more...)
North Korea hackers steal South Korea war plans
- October 11, 2017

The South Korean military said this was part of a regular exercise to bolster military defences and also to display the alliance between the United States and South Korea . The joint military drill was the latest show of force against North Korea , whose leader is engaged in a heated war of words with U.S. President Donald Trump . (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Shares Sold by Gemmer Asset Management LLC Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Shares Sold by Gemmer Asset Management LLC
- October 11, 2017

The stock declined 0.10% or $0.17 reaching $177.33 on the news. It dived, as 3 investors sold On Track Innovations Ltd (USA) shares while 4 reduced holdings. Argent Tru Communications owns 52,909 shares. Ishares (EZU) was reduced too. Investors of record on Monday, August 14th were paid a dividend of $0.77 per share. (more...)
Kelly aide Kirstjen Nielsen to be named DHS Secretary Kelly aide Kirstjen Nielsen to be named DHS Secretary
- October 11, 2017

President Donald Trump is expected to nominate Kirstjen Nielsen, a cybersecurity expert and deputy White House chief of staff, to be Homeland Security secretary, a job left vacant when John Kelly left the department to become White House chief of staff in July, four administration officials confirmed Wednesday. (more...)
Texas must not be 'sanctuary state for abortions,' state AG says Texas must not be 'sanctuary state for abortions,' state AG says
- October 11, 2017

Beeler noted that the girl - identified only as Jane Doe - had no connection to Northern California and said her case looked like a "whole new lawsuit tacked onto an existing one". Now she's at the center of a legal battle between the Texas Attorney General and the ACLU. "In both scenarios, the federal government is acting unconstitutionally", she said. (more...)
Two Dead After Weekend Avalanche Two Dead After Weekend Avalanche
- October 11, 2017

He chose to end his life. As Denver Post shares, Kennedy and Perkins-also an adept climber-recently moved to Bozeman where he was working on his EMT certificate. "The woman was fully buried while the man she was skiing with was partially buried". The Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center will have a full accident report available later this week. (more...)
Al Green Files Impeachment Articles Against President Trump Al Green Files Impeachment Articles Against President Trump
- October 11, 2017

He would not say when he plans bring the resolution back to the House floor, but promised he would. Green has vowed to force a recorded up-or-down vote in his motion, even if Republicans seek to table it. Green said that Trump is damaging the country by "fueling an alt-right hate machine". In a letter obtained by CBS News, arguing that Mr. Trump should be impeached because he has "violated the public trust" and has "clearly already" exceeded the standards historically used by Congress for ... (more...)
Ominous email: 'In the event of a nuclear attack' Ominous email: 'In the event of a nuclear attack'
- October 11, 2017

According to a report by Hawaii News Now, while the subject line of the emails was enough to terrify anyone, the content did mention that a nuclear attack was an "unlikely event". This summer, experts said an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) tested by North Korea had the capability of reaching Hawaii and Alaska. In addition, the distance between Hawaii and North Korea is 4,660 miles. (more...)
Tower Research Capital LLC TRC Invests $296000 in Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX)
- October 11, 2017

It has underperformed by 89.53% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $30.74 million company. Tahithromos Llc decreased Xilinx Inc (XLNX) stake by 34.03% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Xilinx, Inc (Xilinx) is engaged in designing and developing programmable devices and associated technologies. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, June 2. (more...)