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Convicted sex offender cut off Global Positioning System tracker, considered risky Convicted sex offender cut off Global Positioning System tracker, considered risky
- November 10, 2017

According to the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, 66-year-old Ronald Cook should be considered risky. He was last seen in Rome Wednesday afternoon wearing a yellow windbreaker. The Division of Criminal Justice Services website says Cook was convicted of raping a 24-year-old woman in Binghamton on October 24, 1990. Mailey said Cook should be considered risky. (more...)
NASA's Space Launch System May Not Be Ready Until 2020 NASA's Space Launch System May Not Be Ready Until 2020
- November 10, 2017

NASA's review considered challenges related to building the SLS rocket's core stage , issues with constructing Orion's first European service module and tornado damage at the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, NASA officials said in a statement . (more...)
Walmart shopper hurt while buying watermelon wins $7.5M verdict Walmart shopper hurt while buying watermelon wins $7.5M verdict
- November 10, 2017

The Associated Press reports that Walmart spokesperson Randy Hargrove said on Thursday that the company thinks Walker was awarded too much money and they're planning on appealing the decision. The case was presented Tuesday and Wednesday with the jury deliberating for about two hours before returning the verdict. Jurors reviewed security footage from the store and saw that Walker wasn't the only person to get his foot stuck in the side openings of a wooden pallet on the floor, O'Hara said. (more...)
French auto 'attack' hurts students near Toulouse French auto 'attack' hurts students near Toulouse
- November 10, 2017

Three Chinese students were injured in the collision that occured at around 4pm, local time. The 28-year-old driver of the vehicle, known to the police for minor offences, was arrested at the scene, BFM TV reported. Three students are injured, including two in serious condition. According to French newspaper Le Figaro, the driver had previously attended a psychiatric hospital. (more...)
Robbers hit doughnut shop, hand out crullers to customers Robbers hit doughnut shop, hand out crullers to customers
- November 10, 2017

The odd incident happened just before 3 p.m. on October 16 at the Shipley Do-Nuts in the North Shepherd area of the city. The man in the lobby takes the customers' cell phones, places them by the register and then hops over the counter. Law enforcement over in our I-10 sibling Houston is looking for three suspects who robbed a Shipley Do-Nut shop last month. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Houston Police Department at 713-222-TIPS (8477). (more...)
The James Investment Research Inc. Raises Stake in Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO)
- November 10, 2017

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 17,004,668 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $532,247,000 after purchasing an additional 558,915 shares in the last quarter. Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is 5.63 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 3.62 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving average is 1.29 percent. (more...)
Post FIFA World Cup appearance, PM Modi meets India's U-17 team Post FIFA World Cup appearance, PM Modi meets India's U-17 team
- November 10, 2017

Sending a strong message on trade, Trump said that the United States could no longer tolerate chronic trade abuses and would insist on fair and equal policies. The India U-17 team were invited by Prime Minister Modi at his office after they came back from Saudi Arabia following the AFC U-19 Championship Qualifiers. (more...)
Europe under grip of radioactive cloud? Europe under grip of radioactive cloud?
- November 10, 2017

It released a map showing the probable location of the release. The agency explains that the content of Ruthenium-106 is above the norm but is far below the thresholds beyond which can be a threat to human health and the environment. Because of its short half-life of about one year, ruthenium 106 is used in nuclear medicine. "The concentration levels of ruthenium-106 in the air that have been recorded in Europe and especially in France are of no outcome for human health and for the ... (more...)
Lawmaker Blasts French President's Remarks on Iran's Missile Program Lawmaker Blasts French President's Remarks on Iran's Missile Program
- November 10, 2017

The uncovered wreckage of the missile indicated "the role of the Iranian regime in manufacturing", Saudi Arabia's Foreign Ministry said earlier this week, without providing further details. resolutions for allegedly providing missiles to the Houthi rebels and said the United States would not "turn a blind eye to these serious violations of worldwide law". (more...)
First ever Veterans Day Parade coming to downtown Wilmington First ever Veterans Day Parade coming to downtown Wilmington
- November 10, 2017

The American Legion Post 32 Honor Guard will lead the parade with colors. The parade is sanctioned by the New Hanover County Veterans Council. Nashville will honor veterans with a special ten block parade Saturday morning. The U.S. flag, Tennessee flag and each flag representing a branch of the military will be raised, led by retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Another Veterans Day Luncheon will be held at Trezevant at 177 North Highland Street. (more...)
World court approves probe of Burundi World court approves probe of Burundi
- November 10, 2017

Pangalangan, issued a public redacted version of its decision authorising the ICC Prosecutor to open an investigation regarding crimes within the jurisdiction of the Court allegedly committed in Burundi or by nationals of Burundi outside Burundi since 26 April 2015 until 26 October 2017. (more...)
Florida woman paid $3.70 for $1800 in electronics, police say Florida woman paid $3.70 for $1800 in electronics, police say
- November 10, 2017

Nonetheless, the "purchase" of so many expensive items-including an HP gaming computer and video game controllers-caught the attention of store personnel. The stolen goods, worth $1,824, included a computer she bought for her husband, according to an arrest affidavit. She was released from Indian River County Jail on $3,000 bond on Tuesday. (more...)
Dad fires gun, stops teens from kidnapping daughter Dad fires gun, stops teens from kidnapping daughter
- November 10, 2017

He grabbed his gun, ran outside and found four teenagers attempting to break into his garage. A quick-thinking father managed to scare off four intruders police said were planning to kidnap his daughter and rob his home. They even put barrels on the road leading to the family's home, police said, hoping to obstruct the teenage girl's path to the house so she would get out of the vehicle. (more...)
Wall St opens lower on worries over delay in tax cuts Wall St opens lower on worries over delay in tax cuts
- November 10, 2017

The one year delay would lower the cost of the tax bill by $100 billion, according to the newspaper. At 10:47 a.m. ET (1447 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 43.85 points, or 0.19 percent, at 23,418.09, the S&P 500 was down 6.28 points, or 0.24 percent, at 2,578.34. (more...)
Dybala on Higuain's exclusion from Argentina, his complaints about Messi
- November 10, 2017

Driussi's favourite player is Messi , and the 21-year-old couldn't resist the opportunity to grab a picture with his hero. Lionel Messi has posed for a lot of selfies in his life but they miss have been the most awkward. But knowing Gonzalo Higuain, if he is on the team, he may end up in Paraguay - off target with his destination as always. "Each time I come here I try to add, to give everything to prove that I want to be here and go to the World Cup". (more...)
Nebraska to use 4 drugs never tried together in an execution
- November 10, 2017

State corrections spokeswoman Dawn Renee Smith said the drugs were purchased in the United States. Sandoval received a death sentence after being convicted on five counts of first-degree murder for the deaths of five people in the Norfolk bank robbery in September of 2002. (more...)
"Full emergency" as plane bound for Scotland crash lands in Northern Ireland
- November 10, 2017

It was forced to circle the city and dump fuel to reduce weight before coming into Belfast worldwide, according to Flybe. One person was taken for treatment to a minor hand injury. "We expect the [UK Department for Transport's] Air Accidents Investigation Branch will commence its work to look into this incident immediately, and we will support them in whatever way we can". (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (SKT), AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV) Analyst Opinion Summary: Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (SKT), AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV)
- November 10, 2017

Wynn Resorts, Limited is a developer, owner and operator of destination casino resorts that integrate accommodations and a range of amenities, including dining outlets, retail offerings, entertainment theaters and meeting complexes. (NYSE: SKT ) for 46,907 shares. Moreover, Stifel Corporation has 0.01% invested in Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc . (NYSE: SKT ) is -15.08% below its 200-day moving average, providing a measure of resistance for long positions. (more...)
Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife on 'humanitarian ground' Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife on 'humanitarian ground'
- November 10, 2017

The Ministry said: "The government of Pakistan has made a decision to arrange a meeting of Commander Kulbhushan Jadhav with his wife, in Pakistan, purely on humanitarian grounds". India and Pakistan have filed explanations sought by the worldwide court in The Hague and the court is to proceed with the case. His clemency appeal is pending before the army chief for the past four months. (more...)
Mueller probing alleged Flynn plot to extradite Turkish cleric Mueller probing alleged Flynn plot to extradite Turkish cleric
- November 10, 2017

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has pressed the U.S.to extradite him, views the cleric as a political enemy. Gulen has denied any role in the coup. Flynn lobbied on behalf of Turkish interests in the USA before joining the Trump administration but didn't disclose the work until March, after he was forced out of the White House for misleading statements about conversations he had with the Russian ambassador about sanctions. (more...)
$100 billion embezzled, 201 people arrested in anti-graft case: Saudi Arabia $100 billion embezzled, 201 people arrested in anti-graft case: Saudi Arabia
- November 10, 2017

On Saturdday, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri shocked his country when he announced in a televised statement out of Saudi Arabia that he was resigning. The statement read by former Prime Minister Fuad Saniora seemed to indicate that Hariri is being held in Saudi Arabia against his will. The purge comes as regional tensions soar, with Saudi Arabia and Iran squabbling over a failed missile attack against Riyadh airport on Saturday, that was claimed by Tehran-backed rebels in Yemen. (more...)
Senate candidate Roy Moore and actor Louis CK accused of sexual misconduct Senate candidate Roy Moore and actor Louis CK accused of sexual misconduct
- November 10, 2017

If the state's Republican Party requested it, Alabama's secretary of state said they would be allowed to leave Moore on the ballot for the December 12 special election but not appear as a Republican. Moore also continued to receive support from others in his state, one of whom told a reporter that he would vote for Moore even if he knew for certain that the abuse took place. (more...)
Catalan parliament speaker appears at Spain's Supreme Court Catalan parliament speaker appears at Spain's Supreme Court
- November 10, 2017

Eight former members of the Catalan government and the leaders of the two main pro-independence grassroots groups are already in custody, awaiting trial on sedition charges for their parts in the October 1 vote, ruled illegal by Spanish courts. (more...)
Why? Madeline Marx Ohio substitute teacher has sex with two teen students Why? Madeline Marx Ohio substitute teacher has sex with two teen students
- November 10, 2017

Superintendent Scott Inskeep told WHIO "We became aware [she] was possibly involved with inappropriate activities with a juvenile", and said when this happens, "we will remove those people and not have them around our students". 'I am passionate about children and their education . In answering what her top reason for being a teacher, she wrote: 'The ability to provide children an advocate for their education as well as their well-being '. (more...)
Melania Trump visits panda exhibit, serenaded by school children at Beijing Zoo Melania Trump visits panda exhibit, serenaded by school children at Beijing Zoo
- November 10, 2017

Later in the afternoon, Mrs Trump walked along part of the Mutianyu section of the more than 20,000km long Great Wall, a Unesco World Heritage Site where China frequently takes visiting heads of state and their spouses. "The economy is also more developed there". Trump will not join her husband in Vietnam and will head back to the United States for a stop in Alaska, according to a tweet by the USA president. (more...)
Indian city bans begging ahead of Ivanka Trump's visit Indian city bans begging ahead of Ivanka Trump's visit
- November 10, 2017

She will also interact with entrepreneurs. "We have identified 60 more beggars and they will be shifted soon", Assistant Commissioner of Police said. This isn't the first time Hyderabad has attempted something like this, by the way: back in 2000, a similar order was passed in the city before the arrival of then US President Bill Clinton . (more...)
Duterte to human rights critics: Why only PH? Duterte to human rights critics: Why only PH?
- November 10, 2017

During the media interview, the President once again mentioned Agnes Callamard, a special rapporteur of the UN Commission on Human Rights, whom he earlier threatened that he would slap. He said the flight of American manufacturing to China after it opened to foreign trade and foriegn direct investment hurt U.S. workers. "Just to show the guys that, if I can do it, why can't you?" President Duterte on Thursday sought for an Association of Southeast Asian Nations that will not only harvest ... (more...)
Apple's tax avoidance plan laid bare Apple's tax avoidance plan laid bare
- November 10, 2017

The move to the tax haven of Jersey involved two of Apple's most important subsidiaries. At the heart of the original scheme were three "stateless" Irish subsidiaries that did not have to pay tax anywhere in the world. Like many tax havens in the Caribbean, Jersey collects no tax on profits for most companies. The Irish government's attempt to close loopholes has had little impact. (more...)
German killer nurse behind over 100 patient deaths German killer nurse behind over 100 patient deaths
- November 10, 2017

The man, who is identified only as Niels H , admitted during his 2015 trial to deliberately injecting patients with deadly drugs and then attempting to revive them in order to play the hero. Yet he received a good reference and went on to work at a hospital in nearby Delmenhorst, where an unusual number of patients began dying while he was on shift. (more...)
Korea Dismisses Japan's Criticism of State Banquet for Trump Korea Dismisses Japan's Criticism of State Banquet for Trump
- November 10, 2017

Women's Open - much to the delight of those in the audience. On Tuesday, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga made a remark critical of Lee and the serving of the shrimp. "At a time when stronger coordination between Japan, the United States and South Korea is required to deal with the North Korea issue. there is a need to avoid making moves that could negatively affect the close coordination" he said. (more...)

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