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Traders Sell Shares of Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) on Strength (COL)
- October 13, 2017

On September 13 the company was downgraded from "Neutral" to "Neutral" with a current price target of $140.00 in a statement from Baird. Commonwealth Savings Bank Of Australia has invested 0.01% in Rockwell Collins , Inc. The P/E of Rockwell Collins , Inc.is now valued at 26.55 allowing its investors to analyze the company's stock valuation and its shares relative to the income of the company that it makes. (more...)
In 'Orwellian' Press Briefing, Huckabee Sanders Defends Trump's Repeated Tax Rate Lie In 'Orwellian' Press Briefing, Huckabee Sanders Defends Trump's Repeated Tax Rate Lie
- October 13, 2017

Hogan Gidley, a former press secretary for Mike Huckabee's presidential campaign , will start as the deputy White House press secretary on Wednesday. "Maybe you guys should get a sense of humor and try it sometime", said Sanders. "If he feels that action is necessary, he'll take it". A number of journalists and Trump critics denounced Huckabee Sanders's characterization of the matter as a simple difference of opinion between the reporter and the White House-rather than a question of ... (more...)
Gurgaon-based PolicyBazaar raises Rs 500 crore from True North, IDG Ventures Gurgaon-based PolicyBazaar raises Rs 500 crore from True North, IDG Ventures
- October 13, 2017

The new equity financing round has also seen participation from a number of PolicyBazaar's existing investors, that includes, investment firm Tiger Global Management, PremjiInvest and Temasek , the government of Singapore-owned investment company, among others. (more...)
Florida detective wrangles 9-foot anaconda Florida detective wrangles 9-foot anaconda
- October 13, 2017

While she is maneuvering the boa the man filming her says: 'Emily Shaw you are insane, you are insane girl!' Shaw then slowly drags it to a duffel bag as the anaconda tries to curl its tail around her hand. "If you own an exotic pet please be responsible", officials warned in a Facebook post along with a video of the capture. It asked people to make sure their pets cages are secure, or call authorities if they can no longer care for an exotic pet. (more...)
Six Egyptian army personnel killed in North Sinai militant attack: Spox Six Egyptian army personnel killed in North Sinai militant attack: Spox
- October 13, 2017

Army forces are now combing the area to arrest the militants, who attacked the army personnel with grenades and automatic fire and then fled. Attacks targeting security forces have been common since Egypt's Islamist president Mohamed Mursi was ousted in 2013 following mass protests against his rule. (more...)
Republican voters demanded tax reform. Congress must deliver Republican voters demanded tax reform. Congress must deliver
- October 13, 2017

But Ryan contended the rest of the country is "propping up profligate, big-government states" that levy high taxes on their residents and spend recklessly. And President Trump has grown angry over the plan to ax the deduction after learning it would hurt some middle-income taxpayers, two sources familiar with his thinking told Bloomberg. (more...)
Tom DeLonge launches To the Stars Academy of Arts & Science program Tom DeLonge launches To the Stars Academy of Arts & Science program
- October 13, 2017

The set-up will have science, aerospace and entertainment divisions "intended to provide support to exceptionally gifted researchers with expectations to exponentially yield new concepts and technologies of significance on an accelerated timeline". (more...)
Rep Lucas' Journalist Licensing Bill Is More About Guns Than Reporters Rep Lucas' Journalist Licensing Bill Is More About Guns Than Reporters
- October 13, 2017

An Indiana state lawmaker wants to see journalists obtain licenses with state police the same way handgun owners are required to do in the state, the Indy Star reported . Licenses would not be granted to any journalists with previous convictions of felony or domestic battery. "It depends on you guys", he told IndyStar in June. (more...)
Weather, not vandalism, damaged Jewish hut at Kansas State
- October 13, 2017

The Sukkah, a temporary hut used to observe a week-long Jewish festival known as Sukkut, was found bent, destroyed and wrapped around a vehicle that night. The rebuilt Sukkah after it was disassembled and reassembled. No malicious intent was discovered. The release says a witness reported seeing the sukkah "tumbling in the wind". (more...)
Army to connect four mountain passes in Uttarakhand by road till 2020
- October 13, 2017

The Army Commanders' Conference also discussed recommendations of the Shekatkar Committee, and examined organisational changes for enhancing capabilities. On August 28, both the countries had agreed to pull back troops to end the months-long Dokalam face-off. All these passes are in Uttarakhand. While the road construction activity in the eastern sector is already in focus, sources said the central part of the border - along the states of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand - suffers from lack ... (more...)
Gurmehar Kaur named Next Generation leader by Time magazine Gurmehar Kaur named Next Generation leader by Time magazine
- October 13, 2017

After being on the receiving end of furious backlash from self-proclaimed "nationalists", media figures, politicians, actors, and even sportspersons, Kaur was forced to retreat from the public domain. "Today I'm a soldier too, just like my dad". As per reports, she did this to promote peace between India and Pakistan. Despite being at the center of the controversy, she refuse to be silenced. (more...)
GOP senator: Trump will extend DACA deadline if we don't act GOP senator: Trump will extend DACA deadline if we don't act
- October 13, 2017

Approximately six weeks after announcing his plan to end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) - an Obama immigration policy that now grants 800,000 people who were brought to America as children the chance to come out from the shadows to obtain work visas and drivers licenses, go to college and pay income taxes - evil Disney queen Donald Trump is pretending that, if he had a heart, there would be a soft spot on it for Dreamers (the same 800,000 people he wanted to see go away ... (more...)
Honeypreet Insan, Sukhdeep Kaur Sent to Judicial Custody Till October 23 Honeypreet Insan, Sukhdeep Kaur Sent to Judicial Custody Till October 23
- October 13, 2017

Earlier on October 4, the court had sent Honeypreet to a six-day remand, after the police had sought a 14-day remand to interrogate her and establish a connection between Honeypreet and the violence in Panchkula following Ram Rahim's rape conviction. (more...)
President Trump Delivers Remarks to the 2017 Values Voter Summit President Trump Delivers Remarks to the 2017 Values Voter Summit
- October 13, 2017

Still, the president's past support for reproductive rights, his poor attendance record at church and his two divorces put him at odds with numerous core values these same Christian voters espouse. "It is by definition unnatural, and as such is associated with negative physical and psychological health effects", the site continues. "Today we have confirmation from the White House that President Donald Trump will speak to the VVS crowd this Friday morning". (more...)
Tata's premium hatchback (codenamed: X451) spied
- October 13, 2017

The X451, which is positioned above the Tiago will be Tata Motors' first premium hatch and has its sights on the Hyundai i20 and Suzuki Baleno, the segment leaders today. Tata claims that the new Advanced Modular Platform will have the capability to adapt to different body styles. A prototype of this new hatchback (codenamed: X451) has been spotted on the road, giving us the first glimpse of the upcoming model. (more...)
U.S. dollar slides amid Fed minutes U.S. dollar slides amid Fed minutes
- October 13, 2017

Spanish stocks rallied and the euro reached a two-week high after Catalonia's leader, Carles Puigdemont, declined to make a formal independence declaration on Tuesday to allow for talks with Madrid. Dow Jones closed down by 0.14 percent, S&P 500 ended down 0.17 percent, Nasdaq finished the day up by 0.17 percent. -The S&P 500 index rose 0.1 percent to a record 2,555.24 at 4:16 p.m.in NY, the second consecutive all-time high. (more...)
Mizzou, Kansas to get back on the court together? Mizzou, Kansas to get back on the court together?
- October 13, 2017

Carrington Harrington of 610 Sports first reported the news, and the game would be Sunday, Oct. 22 at the Sprint Center. - Mizzou and Kansas will go head-to-head once again, this time for hurricane relief. "We are discussing an event", Jim Marchiony, Kansas associate athletic director, told the Star. The radio station and The Kansas City Star also reported that MU broadcast rights-holder Learfield Sports had contacted affiliates to clear space from 3-5:30 p.m. (more...)
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (RRGB) to Hold
- October 13, 2017

It has outperformed by 36.94% the S&P500. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS to be $1.02 with next year's EPS projected to be $3.42. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$74.11 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$40.85. (more...)
Bursting of firecrackers restricted to three hours in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Bursting of firecrackers restricted to three hours in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh
- October 13, 2017

Stating that it is not just Delhi where the air quality deteriorates after the Diwali celebration, Justice Rawal said the cities of Punjab and Haryana and particularly the Tricity are also affected by the pollution. "The court has made it clear that no permanent licence for firecrackers under the Explosives Act will be issued henceforth without the permission of the high court", Gupta said. (more...)
Nine rapes took place in Murthal during 2016 Jat stir, court told
- October 13, 2017

Anupam Gupta, who is assisting the court as amicus curiae (who assists a court by offering information) told the division bench of Justice Ajay Kumar Mittal and Justice Amit Rawal that Vardhan was denying the rapes as he lacked the "biological element called spine in his biological structure" and was reprimanded by the CM for sharing the information. (more...)
Aarushi murder case: Talwars will remain jailed till Monday Aarushi murder case: Talwars will remain jailed till Monday
- October 13, 2017

A division bench comprising justices B K Narayana and A K Mishra allowed the appeals of the Talwars, holding that neither the circumstances nor the evidence on record established a chain showing their involvement in the murders of Aarushi and Hemraj. (more...)
North Korea recognizes Crimea as part of Russian Federation North Korea recognizes Crimea as part of Russian Federation
- October 13, 2017

The network has mocked the news that the Pyongyang (DPRK) published a new Atlas of the world, which occupied the Crimea marked as Russian territory. Ukrainians mocked the leadership of the DPRK, believing that Pyongyang had "caved in" to the Russian Federation in the 10 tanks with diesel fuel . (more...)
Turkey's Erdogan says no problem with Russian S-400 purchases: Haberturk
- October 13, 2017

This was stated by the, reported. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , center, along with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, left, waves to supporters prior to a speech in Novi Pazar, some 150 kilometers south of Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, Oct. (more...)
US Missile Defence Systems Threaten Russian Strategic Deterrence System US Missile Defence Systems Threaten Russian Strategic Deterrence System
- October 13, 2017

The spokesman added that the possibility of using the ground-based version of the shipborne missile canister launching system to fire cruise missiles "is a direct breach of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty". "We are focused on expansion and improvement of our missile defense system to shoot down missiles in the air", - said the American leader. "The Russian Federation is confident that the unlimited deployment of the United States anti-missile defense is a serious threat ... (more...)
S.Korean court extends detention of ex-president Park over corruption charges S.Korean court extends detention of ex-president Park over corruption charges
- October 13, 2017

Prosecutors had requested last month for an extension on Park's detention period, which was set to expire on October 16. Park's defense team, however, called for her immediate release, citing the principle of "innocent until proven guilty" and "investigation without detention". (more...)
S. Korea, China extend currency swap deal S. Korea, China extend currency swap deal
- October 13, 2017

The two finance officials are now in Washington to attend a meeting of G-20 finance ministers and the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. The agreement douses speculation that negotiations had been bogged down by a dispute over the installment of a U.S. THAAD missile defense battery in South Korea. (more...)
What Americans think about gun control after Las Vegas massacre What Americans think about gun control after Las Vegas massacre
- October 13, 2017

In June 2017, just days after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot at a park in Virginia during a practice for the Congressional baseball game, the same survey found that 45% of GOP voters supported stricter laws, and 51% opposed them. (more...)
Sen. Susan Collins announces whether she will run for governor Sen. Susan Collins announces whether she will run for governor
- October 13, 2017

Collins has been in the Senate since 1996 and is in her fourth six-year term. "This decision has not been any easy one". The Republican senator said she made her decision based on where she could do the most for ME and the country. Her brother, Sam Collins, is the President of family-owned business S.W. Collins. Collins has come under criticism from current Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) over her position on health care. (more...)
Search underway for 'dangerous' inmate who escaped from Dodge County jail Search underway for 'dangerous' inmate who escaped from Dodge County jail
- October 13, 2017

Farber's last known address is Fox Lake. The sheriff says Farber should be considered unsafe. He now has open charges in Dane and Green Lake counties as well. According to Dodge County officials, Farber has open charges in two other Wisconsin counties. "If any contact is made, members of the public should not approach or attempt to apprehend him, but call 911 immediately". (more...)
"They have to pay", EU's Juncker says of Britain
- October 13, 2017

Sterling was trading higher on the day, after earlier falling 45 pips in just one minute as Chancellor Angela Merkel's press secretary said that it was too early to discuss any transition deals on Brexit. Despite noting "progress" over the issue of citizens' rights post-Brexit, Mr Juncker asked: "Why are we discussing nonsense like that?" London has been hoping and pressing for this to happen at the summit. (more...)