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UK Certain Iran Nuclear Deal To Be Preserved, US Says Remains Committed UK Certain Iran Nuclear Deal To Be Preserved, US Says Remains Committed
- October 25, 2017

Iranian regional transgressions should be seen as separate to the nuclear file. But one of the carriers, Iran Air, has been caught ferrying Revolutionary Guard and Hezb'allah fighters to hotspots in the Middle East, raising questions about whether a USA company should be facilitating terrorism. (more...)
Ethan Kath responds to Alice Glass' allegations of rape and abuse Ethan Kath responds to Alice Glass' allegations of rape and abuse
- October 25, 2017

Alice Glass has released a statement describing alleged abuse by Ethan Kath , her former bandmate in Crystal Castles . "I've been threatened and harassed and as a result, out of fear, I've been silenced", she said, but the momentum of other women speaking up about their experiences with sexual misconduct gave Glass the courage to do the same. (more...)
German president in Russian Federation talks about Ukraine, other crises German president in Russian Federation talks about Ukraine, other crises
- October 25, 2017

Steinmeier said "alienation" in recent years between Germany and Russian Federation should be overcome. There are still some unresolved issues in the relations but the countries should counter past disagreements with restoration of trust, Steinmeier said. (more...)
PDP chairmanship: Makarfi meets aspirants in Abuja PDP chairmanship: Makarfi meets aspirants in Abuja
- October 25, 2017

The PDP Senate caucus held a closed door meeting to screen aspirants for the party's chairmanship position. Adeyeye said that the convention will hold at the Eagle Square, Abuja , adding that the proposed budget for the convention was also submitted for NEC consideration. (more...)
Support for marijuana legalization hits new all-time high (get it?) Support for marijuana legalization hits new all-time high (get it?)
- October 25, 2017

Fifty-one percent of Republicans support legalization, which is up nine percentage points from 2016. In another Gallup poll conducted last July, 45 percent of adults admitted trying marijuana, more than 10 times the number in 1969. Additionally, most states have legalized some form of marijuana for medicinal purposes. This year the difference is 21 points, or 41 percent. Just previous year, only 42 percent of Republicans thought weed should be legal. (more...)
Trials of Amnesty leaders get underway in Turkey
- October 25, 2017

They each face up to 15 years in jail on charges that include membership of and giving aid to an armed terror group. Amnesty International slammed the allegations as "entirely baseless". "It should not take the judge more than half an hour to dismiss the case against them", Amnesty said. A group of around 50 people from human rights groups, foreign consulates and women's rights groups stood outside the Istanbul court holding signs reading "Free Rights Defenders". (more...)
Apple reportedly hired a top UK TV executive Apple reportedly hired a top UK TV executive
- October 25, 2017

Hunt left Channel 4 in September after seven years in the role. The new appointment follows on the heels of news that Morgan Wandell, formerly of Amazon , has signed on to oversee global development and co-productions for Apple. The network also recently acquired Hulu's breakout drama series The Handmaid's Tale . Hunt will serve as creative director, Europe for Apple's Worldwide Video service, starting in January. (more...)
Soldiers Killed in Latest Taliban Attack in Afghanistan
- October 25, 2017

The attack took place last night in Pusht Road district. A large gathering of at least 300 Taliban militants were targeted by Afghan military as scores of terrorists were killed during an airstrike on Tuesday, local Khaama Press reported. (more...)
Earnings Estimates Revision Trends: United States Steel Corporation (X) Earnings Estimates Revision Trends: United States Steel Corporation (X)
- October 25, 2017

Several research analysts have commented on the company. As per Thursday, November 3, the company rating was upgraded by Clarksons Platou. United States Steel Corporation had 84 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
China Must Prove-Not Just Claim-Gui Minhai is Free
- October 25, 2017

But Gui's daughter Angela was quick to cast doubt on the release of her father. That traffic offence refers to Gui's earlier confession on state television that he had surrendered to mainland Chinese authorities for a drink-driving death he caused in 2003. (more...)
Boeing beats 3Q earnings estimates on record commercial plane deliveries
- October 25, 2017

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. It raised its core EPS guidance to between $9.90 and $10.10 from $9.80 and $10.00, which the company attributed to a lower-than-expected tax rate. Zacks Investment Research lowered Boeing Company (The) from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Vetr upgraded shares of Boeing Company (The) from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $206.38 price objective for the company ... (more...)
Las Vegas Shooter's Brother Arrested On Suspicion Of Possessing Child Porn Las Vegas Shooter's Brother Arrested On Suspicion Of Possessing Child Porn
- October 25, 2017

The Associated Press has also confirmed the arrest. According to the North Hollywood Police Department, Bruce Paddock was caught in a surprise sting on Wednesday. After conducting a search, the police did reportedly find inappropriate images of children on Bruce's computer. Older than his brother by a year, the 57-year-old Bruce Paddock has a record that includes arrests for criminal threats, petty theft, arson, vandalism, burglary and drug possession. (more...)
BJP's Ghanshyam Tiwari asks Rajathan govt. to withdraw criminal ordinance BJP's Ghanshyam Tiwari asks Rajathan govt. to withdraw criminal ordinance
- October 25, 2017

Pilot demanded an explanation from Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje for bringing such a bill. Calling the bill an undeclared emergency, Independent MLA Manik Chand Surana opposed the Bill.Soon after the House assembled for the first day of the ninth session of the 14th Assembly, the deputy Leader of the Opposition, Ramesh Meena, raised objection to the bill.Parliamentary affairs minister Rajendra Rathore said the government was ready for discussion but the Opposition needs to take it up as per ... (more...)
UN Adds More Items to List of Banned N.Korean Products UN Adds More Items to List of Banned N.Korean Products
- October 25, 2017

It also calls for strengthening the International Monetary Fund's technical assistance to improve countries' efforts against money laundering and the financing of terrorism. A letter from a group of House Foreign Affairs Committee members to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was also released Tuesday, urging the State Department to relist North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. (more...)
FBR & Co Downgrades SunTrust Banks, Inc
- October 25, 2017

Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $63.00 price objective on shares of SunTrust Banks in a research note on Monday, August 28th. "( STI ) Earns "Hold" Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc." was posted by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide copyright and trademark laws. (more...)
Ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort faces new money laundering probe
- October 25, 2017

The U.S. attorney for the Southern District of NY is launching the probe, joining other state and federal investigations of Manafort, according to The Wall Street Journal , citing three people familiar with the matter in a report Tuesday. The investigation is part of a wider examination of Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, The Journal reported. The people asked not be identified discussing a confidential investigation. (more...)
Partially buried remains of individual found in Allegan County Partially buried remains of individual found in Allegan County
- October 25, 2017

The body has been sent to Western Michigan University for an autopsy to determine the identity and cause of death. Portage Police say they responded to the home Tuesday for a welfare check after Christopher Lockhart missed a 10 a.m. A MI man who was investigated as a person of interest in his wife's disappearance was found dead Tuesday of an apparent suicide, authorities said. Last month, Christopher Lockhart pleaded guilty to two felonies to one count of tampering with an electronic ... (more...)
Ambassador Scott Brown Accepts Advice to be More 'Culturally Aware' Ambassador Scott Brown Accepts Advice to be More 'Culturally Aware'
- October 25, 2017

Brown, a former USA senator from MA, has been ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa since June. The former senator reportedly told some of the guests they looked attractive and made a comment to one server that she could make hundreds of dollars in the hospitality industry in the United States. (more...)
National Hurricane Center: 50 percent chance of Caribbean tropical development National Hurricane Center: 50 percent chance of Caribbean tropical development
- October 25, 2017

After that, environmental conditions are "expected to be conducive for the system to become more organized" as it moves north over the Caribbean Sea later this week, the NHC said at 7 a.m. If it strengthens to a tropical storm, it will be called Philippe. Forecasters at the National Weather Service in Miami said regardless of tropical development, South Florida could experience increasing showers and isolated thunderstorms beginning Saturday afternoon through Sunday night. (more...)
Man strapped to 100 helium balloons flies over South Africa Man strapped to 100 helium balloons flies over South Africa
- October 25, 2017

It was an adventure he'd been planning for months. He initially attempted to fly from Botswana but after several failed attempts, the challenge was moved to South Africa . Animated movies are a lovely world to lose yourselves into whenever you are feeling down and one of the most favorite animated movies of all time, has to be the movie "Up". (more...)
CAT 2017: Admit card released, download here CAT 2017: Admit card released, download here
- October 25, 2017

Earlier, the admit card for CAT 2017 was supposed to be made available on Ocotober 18, but it got postponed. Here is the 5-step guide for the aspirants of the CAT 2017 exam to download their respective CAT 2017 Exam admit cards online. Examination on 26th November 2017. In the event that you can't see your Admit Card post login, allude to the assistance work area subtle elements given underneath. (more...)
Hardik offers Cong a hand with 'reservation' Hardik offers Cong a hand with 'reservation'
- October 25, 2017

In a dramatic turn of events in the poll-bound Gujarat, the political equations in the state seem to be in a very critical condition with every passing hour. Earlier Uddhav Thackeray and Hardik Patel were seen staying vigilant about the voting in Gujarat, where the Patidar leader came out praising the work done by Shiv Sena in Mumbai. (more...)
Five persons with suspected IS links nabbed in Kannur Five persons with suspected IS links nabbed in Kannur
- October 25, 2017

Police said that they had gone to Turkey and stayed there for three to four months and had been captured by Turkish authorities while they were trying to cross the border to Syria. All the three have been charged under the anti-terror law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. If convicted, they could be jailed for a maximum of 10 years. (more...)
State improving internet in schools State improving internet in schools
- October 25, 2017

IN schools will soon see better and faster Internet connectivity. Currently, 98 percent of IN school districts already meet a federal recommendation for internet bandwidth per student. The three goals are affordable broadband; wall-to-wall Wi-Fi capability; and infrastructure to deliver at least 100 kilobits per second per student. (more...)
Body Discovered Of a Missing Toddler Sherin Mathews, Adoptive Parents Arrested Body Discovered Of a Missing Toddler Sherin Mathews, Adoptive Parents Arrested
- October 25, 2017

CARA head says Holt International could be derecognised if lapses are found in its follow-up reports on three-year-old, Sherin Mathews, found dead in Texas . De La Garza did not immediately reply to a phone message from The Associated Press. Wesley, who works in an IT company, admitted to police that he disposed of the child's body after she choked on her milk, according to a probable cause affidavit released by police. (more...)
One Big Reason Why Ozil 'Would Not Last Long' At Old Trafford One Big Reason Why Ozil 'Would Not Last Long' At Old Trafford
- October 25, 2017

And Manchester Evening News reports that the midfielder is holding out for a move to one of three clubs - Manchester United , Real Madrid or Barcelona . "Technical, good vision, proper playmakers". The player made his return to the starting line-up in Arsenal's 5-2 win over Everton in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon, a match in which he scored a goal and assisted another strike. (more...)
President Kovind praises Tipu Sultan in his address, leaves BJP red-faced President Kovind praises Tipu Sultan in his address, leaves BJP red-faced
- October 25, 2017

As soon as the President read this out, the entire ruling party members expressed their joy by thumping the desks, while there was pin drop silence on the Opposition side. Ali, who said he was a 7th generation descendant of Tipu Sultan, added that he was in touch with others in the family, including Bakhtiar Ali in Kolkata, who is contemplating taking legal action against Mr Hegde. (more...)
I will not link my phone with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee I will not link my phone with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee
- October 25, 2017

Addressing party workers and leaders at the extended core committee in Kolkata , Mamata said, "I will not connect Aadhaar with my mobile at any cost". The chief minister said, "They (BJP) are trying to destroy the federal structure of the country". "No one can raise voice against them, else Income Tax, Enforcement Directorate, CBI will be unleashed", Ms Banerjee alleged. (more...)
Amber Alert for N. Texas baby cancelled, suspect in custody Amber Alert for N. Texas baby cancelled, suspect in custody
- October 25, 2017

She was last seen at around 9:45 Tuesday night in Lake Worth, which is Northwest of Fort Worth. She is about 13 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He has blonde hair, blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a plaid cream- and a blue-colored button-up shirt and blue jeans. (more...)
Witness gives testimony on day 2 of Kate Steinle trial Witness gives testimony on day 2 of Kate Steinle trial
- October 25, 2017

The witness, Michelle Lo, testified that as she walked onto the pier she noticed Garcia Zarate because he was spinning around in the chair, which was built to revolve. He had recently completed a prison sentence for illegal re-entry to the U.S. when he was transferred to the San Francisco County jail to face a 20-year-old marijuana charge. (more...)

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