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Scrutiny intensifies of Whitefish company's $300M Puerto Rico contract Scrutiny intensifies of Whitefish company's $300M Puerto Rico contract
- October 27, 2017

A federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico's finances said retired Air Force Col. Noel Zamot will be responsible for speeding up reconstruction efforts and overseeing coordination with the board, Puerto Rico's government and the federal government. (more...)
Russian Federation launches ballistic missiles from submarines, spaceport during strategic drills Russian Federation launches ballistic missiles from submarines, spaceport during strategic drills
- October 27, 2017

Topol-M missile launchers are seen in Red Square in Moscow during the Victory Day parade May 9, 2009. "RT, a news agency funded by the Russian government reported: The launches were conducted as part of large-scale war games involving Russia's strategic forces, a statement from the ministry said Thursday". (more...)
PD: Man wanted for armed robbery of sneakers in West Haven PD: Man wanted for armed robbery of sneakers in West Haven
- October 27, 2017

The subject, identified as Khalil K. Holland of Buffalo, tossed a handgun in the air just prior to being taken into custody. Jason L. Hoffman, 27, turned himself into the Dixon Police Department for an active arrest warrant for disorderly conduct (false report), a Class 4 felony. (more...)
The Recent Analysts' Ratings Changes for Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) The Recent Analysts' Ratings Changes for Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX)
- October 27, 2017

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. It has outperformed by 28.99% the S&P500. Oppenheimer maintained Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX ) rating on Thursday, July 27. According to TipRanks.com, McCarthy is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 4.8% and a 41.3% success rate. (more...)
Lancashire shooting: 14-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder
- October 27, 2017

Neighbours on the street said a family of five lives at the house - a father who runs a gardening business, a mother and three children, the eldest of which is a 14-year-old boy. They are being supported by specially trained officers. Police believe the shooting was an isolated incident and there is no wider threat to local residents, although extra officers were deployed to the area. (more...)
United Kingdom couple convicted of terror plot after exchanging violent phone messages United Kingdom couple convicted of terror plot after exchanging violent phone messages
- October 27, 2017

Mirza had been researching potential targets on his mobile phone including a military base in Birmingham, central England. Madihah Taheer was convicted of preparing to commit terrorist acts after Woolwich Crown Court in London was told she also bought Ummariyat Mirza a martial arts dummy so he could practice stabbing techniques. (more...)
State police go on wild rabbit chase on Boston bridge
- October 27, 2017

Massachusetts State Police troopers have become heroes to one busy tailed animal after they saved the life of a rabbit trapped on a busy bridge. Trooper Foglietta left the box open, and State Police said the rabbit jumped out and "joined its family" after about ten minutes. (more...)
Missing New York woman found safe in MA 42 years later Missing New York woman found safe in MA 42 years later
- October 27, 2017

As WCBS 880's Alex Silverman reported, Flora Stevens was 36 when her husband dropped her off at a doctor's appointment. Her husband returned to pick her up after dropping her off for a doctor's appointment, but she wasn't there. It is unclear Thursday morning which facility in Lowell. Detectives Ed Clouse and Richard Morgan went to Lowell on October 24 to interview Flora Harris . (more...)
New Zealand Government Will Plant 100 Million Trees A Year New Zealand Government Will Plant 100 Million Trees A Year
- October 27, 2017

Mr Peters said his party had opted for change over a version of the "status quo", as he announced his party would enter coalition with Ms Ardern's Labour. His official residence walk four long-haired cats. They are: Leo, Kiki, Tiger and Simba, all furry, pedigreed and very photogenic. Purebred animals always live in better conditions than others. (more...)
Khamenei to Iraqi PM: Don't trust US Khamenei to Iraqi PM: Don't trust US
- October 27, 2017

Khamenei described the Kurdish vote as a threat to Iran. He also vowed not to allow secessionist movements not to threaten the integrity of Iraq, clearly a reference to the Kurdish independence referendum. In contrast, U.S. ally Saudi Arabia, a Sunni kingdom, has been on bad terms with Shiite-majority Iraq for more than two decades, after Saddam Hussein's 1990 invasion of Kuwait, despite attempts to mend ties in recent years. (more...)
Netanyahu's special diplomatic envoy resigns
- October 27, 2017

Molcho has repeatedly asked Netanyahu to relieve him from his post which he had held throughout Netanyahu's term as prime minister between 1996 and 1999 and again from 2009 until today when the prime minister took office for the second time. (more...)
Scana Corporation (SCG) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.93 EPS
- October 27, 2017

Somerset Trust Co boosted its stake in Scana Corp.by 3.8% in the second quarter. Looking back over the last month, shares have performed -14.26%. Palladium Partners LLC boosted its stake in Scana Corp.by 5.0% in the second quarter. Boasting a price of $48.21, SCANA Corp (NYSE:SCG) traded -0.66% lower on the day. SCANA Corporation (SCG ) now has 142920 shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $6.74B. (more...)
Centre has pressured Yogi to visit Taj: Akhilesh Centre has pressured Yogi to visit Taj: Akhilesh
- October 27, 2017

This is less than the 6 million that visited it in 2014, the drop attributed to, among other things, the phased restoration work that began at the Taj Mahal in September 2015. The President of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, Asaduddin Owaisi, on Thursday took a dig at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath asking him to clean the minds of his ministers instead of sweeping the floors. (more...)
Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.98 Per Share
- October 27, 2017

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board decreased Vulcan Matls Co ( VMC ) stake by 37.98% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) is 0.138819. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co. The Return on Assets for Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) is 0.050625. (more...)
Berkeley Road Rage Suspect Wanted For Assault, Battery Berkeley Road Rage Suspect Wanted For Assault, Battery
- October 27, 2017

The suspect is described in the Nixle alert as a white male adult between 45 and 50 years old, with brown hair, brown eyes, a heavy build and a slightly graying goatee. The man in the Mercedes then fled eastbound on Ashby, police said. The occupants of the other vehicle instead blocked his path, police said. Police say the Mercedes driver next pulled his vehicle forward, hitting and knocking to the ground one of the two. (more...)
Soldier head wound described at Bergdahl hearing Soldier head wound described at Bergdahl hearing
- October 27, 2017

He pleaded guilty without striking a deal with prosecutors to cap his punishment, so the judge has wide leeway to decide his sentence. The former Navy SEAL, forced to retire from the military after almost 26 years of service because of injuries sustained while searching for Bergdahl, said he had known days before that the search was going to be hazardous. (more...)
Stock Showing Surging Activity: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) Stock Showing Surging Activity: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)
- October 27, 2017

The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.50. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reduced its position in shares of United States Steel Corp. About 600 shares traded. Stock's intraday price range hit the peak level of $62.26 and touched the lowest level of $61.37 besides its fifty two weeks range was $48.76- $68.88. (more...)
North Carolina town sets trick-or-treating limits North Carolina town sets trick-or-treating limits
- October 27, 2017

It also sets a specific time for truck-or-treating, stating it must be done by 9 p.m. "I think let them trick or treat, let them be part of the community". Other residents believe the ordinance should either be enforced or reconsidered. A spokesperson for the town of Holly Springs tells ABC11, it's a resolution passed every fall in preparation for Halloween a safe, courteous experience for all. (more...)
Project Future Performance Before Investment: ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMGN)
- October 27, 2017

Currently Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.10 on the shares. Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. This represents an increase of 3% in the number of shares being shorted compared to the previous reading, and implies that investors felt more pessimistic about the stock during the past two weeks. (more...)
Clemson's Black student body VP impeached for pledge protest Clemson's Black student body VP impeached for pledge protest
- October 27, 2017

Following more than three hours of debate, the Clemson student Senate decided Undergraduate Student Body Vice President Jaren Stewart will face an impeachment hearing amid allegations of misconduct. Now I know who those people are, ' the Independent Mail quoted him as saying. "I can not stress enough how the situation has absolutely nothing to do with the flag protest, or contain any racial motivation at all. (more...)
CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Position Decreased by KBC Group NV CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Position Decreased by KBC Group NV
- October 27, 2017

It has outperformed by 24.90% the S&P500. Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC's holdings in CVS Health Corporation were worth $10,771,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. 6,430 shares were sold by Schneider David, worth $639,785. About 54.88 million shares traded. It also increased its holding in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 74,095 shares in the quarter, for a total of 97,845 shares, and has risen its stake in Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA). (more...)
Tax reform plan could change contributions to 401(k) plans Tax reform plan could change contributions to 401(k) plans
- October 27, 2017

Does this make any sense? "If you are financially knowledgeable, you'll appreciate having the choice between traditional and Roth 401 (k) or 403 (b) contributions, and you're also more likely to make the retirement savings contribution you need", he said. (more...)
CMS Energy Corporation (CMS) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
- October 27, 2017

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Arizona State Retirement owns 17,040 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in CMS Energy Corporation by 1.3% during the second quarter. (more...)
Norris student has serious injuries; 2 other students hurt in crash
- October 27, 2017

In all, 16 people, including 14 Norris students, were involved in the crash, which occurred north of the school at about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office. In all, 16 people suffered injuries in the multiple vehicle crash. "She will be greatly missed by her friends, family, and the entire Norris community", part of the statement read. (more...)
Pier 55 'island' project could be revived, mogul says Pier 55 'island' project could be revived, mogul says
- October 27, 2017

Heatherwick , who first unveiled the design for Pier 55 in November 2014, told Dezeen he was saddened by Diller's decision to abandon the project when it was announced. Those lawsuits centered on the environmental impact of the park which the group claimed had not been properly studied. "Today's historic commitment by Governor Cuomo to finish the Park and protect the Estuary is a great victory for park users and all New Yorkers". (more...)
New York Lawmakers: Property Tax Deduction Repeal 'Patently Unfair'
- October 27, 2017

Two lawmakers from New Jersey said Thursday that eliminating the deductions for state and local tax (SALT) would double taxes for residents of their state and also be distrastrous for other high-tax states. Collins, R-Clarence, emphasized the importance of lowering tax rates for corporations and small businesses, which he believes will help US companies compete in the global market. (more...)
3M Company (NYSE:MMM) Stake Lifted by Park National Corp OH 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) Stake Lifted by Park National Corp OH
- October 27, 2017

Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) has risen 35.60% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.91% the S&P500. Additionally 3M Company declared a dividend paid on Tuesday the 12th of September 2017. Therefore 50% are positive. 3M had 58 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) earned "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, October 11. (more...)
Eminem wins damages in New Zealand copyright case Eminem wins damages in New Zealand copyright case
- October 27, 2017

Eminem's music publisher, Eight Mile Style , filed proceedings after the National Party used an unlicensed version of the Oscar-winning song in a 2014 campaign advert. She said it was no coincidence Eminem Esque's composer had the music to Lose Yourself in front of him when he wrote his song. The judgement added: "The nature of the use is not what Eminem or Eight Mile Style would endorse". (more...)
No weapons found at scene of Portland police shooting No weapons found at scene of Portland police shooting
- October 27, 2017

Bank on North Lombard around 1:30 pm yesterday. The agency said in a news release Thursday that the man's clothing and a backpack still must be searched, and investigators were awaiting the approval of a search warrant. Police are attempting to identify a suspect in connection with an armed robbery Wednesday afternoon. The PPB said in both robberies, the "suspect entered the location, demanded money, produced a note, obtained and undisclosed amount of cash and left the locations". (more...)
Dozens dead after Indonesian fireworks factory explosion Dozens dead after Indonesian fireworks factory explosion
- October 27, 2017

The cause of the fire is said to be an explosion in a pickup mini van loaded with raw materials for fireworks, Denny Hassan, a senior official of the disaster management agency in the city, told Xinhua news agency. She says while weeping: "I lost so many friends". Firemen brought the blaze under control by late afternoon. An exit gate at the back of the factory was found to have been locked. (more...)

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