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UN Diplomat Falls To His Death Playing A Trust Game UN Diplomat Falls To His Death Playing A Trust Game
- November 15, 2017

While they drank outside, Simpson led the wife of one of his friends to a higher landing and twirled her around - apparently scaring her, sources said. To prove to the husband that he could trust him, Simpson suggested playing the " trust game " - in which Simpson would lean back on the ledge and trust the man to catch him before he would fall. (more...)
Migrants: meeting Italy-EU-UN for clarifications on Libya Migrants: meeting Italy-EU-UN for clarifications on Libya
- November 15, 2017

The UN human rights chief says the European Union policy of helping Libyan authorities intercept migrants on the Mediterranean and return them to Libya is "inhuman". Protecting migrants en route from North Africa to Italy was the focus of a meeting of ministers from south and north of the Mediterranean in the Swiss city of Bern on Monday. (more...)
Four people being treated after fire rips through high-rise flats near Belfast Four people being treated after fire rips through high-rise flats near Belfast
- November 15, 2017

The fire service responded at 6:40am (NZ time). The fire started on the ninth floor before quickly spreading to the tenth, a Northern Ireland Ambulance Service spokesman told the BBC . Locals could be seen crowding outside the tower on Seymour Hill and people have been posting on social media. A high-rise apartment block in Ireland has gone up in flames. (more...)
Moore Lawyer Gives Cringeworthy Response On Dating Teens Moore Lawyer Gives Cringeworthy Response On Dating Teens
- November 15, 2017

When Ruhle pointed out that Ali is a Canadian citizen, Garmon rambled about how Velshi had "also spent time in other countries". "And I think in her statement she said that her mother actually encouraged her to go out with me", Moore responded. (more...)
Death row inmate gets pillow to help him breathe during execution Death row inmate gets pillow to help him breathe during execution
- November 15, 2017

Campbell is set to die Wednesday morning for killing a teenager during a Columbus carjacking two decades ago. The 69-year-old inmate has severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder due to his heavy smoking habit. "Campbell must take oxygen treatments four times a day in order to function, and he relies on a walker for very limited mobility". The U.S. Supreme Court a day earlier refused to stop the execution. (more...)
Goodyear Tire Rubber (GT) Stake Increased by Sound Shore Management Inc
- November 15, 2017

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s revenue for the quarter was down 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. ATR remains at 0.18 while Beta component of the stock stands at 0. Hawaiian Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:HA) was reduced too. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is a manufacturer of tires. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup given on Monday, October 30. (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), CarMax Inc. (KMX)
- November 15, 2017

About 15,754 shares traded. Year to Date (YTD) performance of Southwest Airlines Co. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Numis Securities downgraded the stock to "Add" rating in Wednesday, September 13 report. Since May 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $3.14 million activity. Romo Tammy also sold $492,238 worth of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) shares. (more...)
Sign-ups hit 1.5 million in first two weeks of ACA open enrollment Sign-ups hit 1.5 million in first two weeks of ACA open enrollment
- November 15, 2017

Almost 1.5 million people signed up for ObamaCare in the first 11 days of open enrollment, almost 500,000 more than at the same time a year ago. Of the total so far, 345,719 are new customers since enrollment began November 1. People without insurance for 2018 are subject to a tax penalty of $695 per adult, or 2.5 percent of household income. Republicans, who control the White House, Senate and U.S. (more...)
Boeing announces $27bn order from flydubai for 737 MAXs Boeing announces $27bn order from flydubai for 737 MAXs
- November 15, 2017

The penultimate day saw Airbus striking three deals involving a total of 535 aircraft. The new order was originally announced as a commitment at this year's Paris Air Show in June. The value of the deal, although was not disclosed officially, is estimated to be above $2 billion. The deal is the largest single-aisle jet order by number of aircraft and total value yet from a Middle East carrier. (more...)
Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City
- November 15, 2017

Louis University Hospital. Officials said they are concerned because there are pallets of magnesium in the basement. The firefighters were evacuated from the warehouse, KSDK reported. At least one person has been transported to a hospital for smoke inhalation. According to fire officials, plastics in the basement of the warehouse caught fire. (more...)
RAW splashed $500 million to sabotage CPEC, reveals Pakistan's top general RAW splashed $500 million to sabotage CPEC, reveals Pakistan's top general
- November 15, 2017

Addressing a conference organsied by Islamabad Policy Research Institute, the top general said that India was stoking chaos and anarchy in the region. He said Indian conspiracies against CPEC were also no secret, adding that New Delhi has allocated 500 million dollars to sabotage the CPEC. Strategic stability, he said, was being threatened by Indian Cold Start and Pro-Active Doctrines, development of anti-ballistic missile systems, and nuclearisation of Indian Ocean. (more...)
Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact TESARO (TSRO) Share Price Somewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact TESARO (TSRO) Share Price
- November 15, 2017

Nuveen Asset Management Limited invested in 0% or 2,856 shares. It increased, as 70 investors sold AIG shares while 341 reduced holdings. Guggenheim Capital LLC boosted its position in Tesaro by 11.0% in the second quarter. In related news, SVP Martin H. Jr. Huber sold 592 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Friday, September 22nd. Huber let go of 592 shares at an average price of $118.60 on Friday the 22nd. (more...)
Best stores for Black Friday discounts ranked
- November 15, 2017

The personal finance website WalletHub .com released its report on Wednesday of 2017's best stores for Black Friday . The website looked at almost 10,000 deals from 35 of the most prominent US retailers. WalletHub suggests Kohl's, Shopko , Sears , JCPenney, or Stage . Most of Kohl's ranking comes from being among the discount leaders in big ticket items such as jewelry (77.39 percent, No. (more...)
Singapore Bank Consortium Releases Blockchain Prototypes to Promote Faster Intra-Bank Payments Singapore Bank Consortium Releases Blockchain Prototypes to Promote Faster Intra-Bank Payments
- November 15, 2017

In the area of retail payments, the MAS and the Bank of Thailand have agreed to work together to link PayNow and Thailand's PromptPay. "If Singapore is to maintain its position as one of the top financial centres in the world, it must embrace fintech", Menon said. (more...)
National Defense Authorization Act Passes House National Defense Authorization Act Passes House
- November 15, 2017

The funding boost pays for more troops and weapons the bill's backers say are needed to halt an erosion of the military's combat readiness. Congress would have to reach a deal to break those caps before lawmakers can appropriate the full funding called for by the NDAA. (more...)
The Carnival plc (CCL) Cut to Hold by the Berenberg Bank
- November 15, 2017

Technical traders may also be interested in looking at the indicator levels on shares of China Shengmu Organic Milk Ltd (1432.HK). Private Asset Management invested 0.15% in Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL). The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 24 with "Sector Perform". As per Wednesday, April 19, the company rating was downgraded by Vertical Research. (more...)
Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: DR Horton, Inc. (DHI), WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)
- November 15, 2017

Barclays PLC now has an equal weight rating on the stock. Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.06% in D. R. Horton Inc (NYSE: DHI ) or 2.24 million shares. Evercore Wealth Management LLC increased its holdings in D.R. (more...)
Man charged with assault for stabbing at Mall of America Macy's Man charged with assault for stabbing at Mall of America Macy's
- November 15, 2017

It also says Abdiraham was arrested in 2016 for stabbing two staff members of an in-patient psychiatric unit with a pen. Alexander Sanchez had come to Macy's with eight family members and exited the dressing room to show the others a pair of trousers he was thinking of buying. (more...)
Cabinet approves reservation for economically weak among forward castes in Devaswom Board
- November 15, 2017

But in Devaswom board appointments, where amendment of law is not needed, the above decision will be implemented. "To start with and for the first time, we have chose to set aside 10 per cent jobs to those who are economically backward in the forward communities in the appointments made to the Devasoms", Pinarayi Vijayan said. (more...)
South Yorkshire TV star Keith Barron dies at 83 South Yorkshire TV star Keith Barron dies at 83
- November 15, 2017

Reports say Barron (picture from 2006 BBC drama The Chase) died after a short illness. He was a fabulous actor as well as an absolutely tip-top friend and client. Enjoying their first trip to the country, they meet southerners Robert and Linda Cochran (Neil Stacy and Joanna Van Gyseghem). Over the course of his long career, Keith also starred in the Hollywood film, The Land That Time Forgot , and appeared in hit British shows including Doctors , A Touch of Frost and Casualty . (more...)
Dems to launch new impeachment push on Wednesday Dems to launch new impeachment push on Wednesday
- November 15, 2017

A group of six House Democrats on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump-the first significant push from lawmakers to take Trump out of office. The hundreds of thousands of dollars his hotels made from events conducted by foreign entities including the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Embassy of Kuwait violates "emoluments" provisions in the Constitution that ban presidents from accepting money from foreign entities without permission from Congress, the ... (more...)
Trump lauds 'great relationship' with Duterte Trump lauds 'great relationship' with Duterte
- November 15, 2017

A joint statement from the US and the Philippines released today says "the two sides underscored that human rights and the dignity of human life are essential"... "And that really is a sigh of respect, perhaps for me a little, but really for our country". "Every time he sees me, he says: 'I didn't do that.' And I believe - I really believe - that when he tells me that, he means it", Trump said, arguing that it makes no sense for him to belabor the issue when Russian Federation could help ... (more...)
Here's how Malik wishes wife Sania on birthday Here's how Malik wishes wife Sania on birthday
- November 15, 2017

Shoaib Malik has the sweetest message for his wife on her birthday. 'Happy birthday @ mirzasania , your positive attitude and love for life has been instrumental in helping you shape such a successful tennis career and sail through all the ups and downs. (more...)
British and Canadian backpackers die in Cambodian hostel British and Canadian backpackers die in Cambodian hostel
- November 15, 2017

Her body was found alongside that of friend Abbey Gail Amisola, 27, from Canada - but what do we know about their tragic deaths? "She told us every day where she was going to be going and what she was going to be doing, she always really wanted to travel and just wanted a break from work". (more...)
Four juveniles escape South Jersey correctional facility, steal and crash auto Four juveniles escape South Jersey correctional facility, steal and crash auto
- November 15, 2017

Donovan Nickerson, Raymir Lampkin and Stephine Woodley were found in Bridgeton more than nine hours after they fled from the Harborfields Youth Detention Facility in Egg Harbor City, 36 miles (58 kilometers) away. The group crashed the vehicle into a home on 900 block of Buerger Street and then ran off. According to 6ABC , the officer overtaken by the juveniles was injured and taken to the hospital but is expected to be OK. (more...)
The Bear Case for Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)
- November 15, 2017

The rating was maintained by UBS with "Sell" on Thursday, September 15. About 9,746 shares traded. Hanesbrands had 48 analyst reports since September 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Buckhead Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 0.89% of its portfolio in Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) advice adding it to buy candidate list. As per Friday, February 5, the company rating was maintained by UBS. (more...)
S.Korea launches forum to build platform for Northeast Asian security cooperation S.Korea launches forum to build platform for Northeast Asian security cooperation
- November 15, 2017

Under the accord, Japan paid ¥1 billion ($8.8 million) a year ago to a South Korean fund to provide support to the women and their families, while South Korea promised it "will strive to solve", in consultation with civil society organizations, Japan's objections to a "comfort women" statue in front of its embassy in Seoul. (more...)
Bihar court orders FIR against Farooq Abdullah for comment on PoK Bihar court orders FIR against Farooq Abdullah for comment on PoK
- November 15, 2017

Yesterday, a Bihar court passed the orders after a lawyer approached the court over Abdullah's remarks on PoK (Pakistan Occupied Kashmir). New Delhi, Nov 15 (UNI) Due to several measures taken by the different implementing agencies at the ground level and improvement in weather conditions, the pollution level in Delhi further declined from severe to very poor category, said Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Environment here on Wednesday. (more...)
Progress in Puerto Rico: Ana checks in on the town of Comerio Progress in Puerto Rico: Ana checks in on the town of Comerio
- November 15, 2017

The records also show that PREPA is likely to continue paying Whitefish millions of dollars in the coming weeks despite saying recently that it would cut off the contract as soon as possible. According to the New York Times , company linemen were paid $63 an hour, while PREPA was billed more than three times that for their services. They told the paper that they were making $42 an hour, plus overtime. (more...)
Global Terrorism Index 2017 Global Terrorism Index 2017
- November 15, 2017

Iraq was the only country of the five most affected by terrorism to record an increase in deaths, primarily driven by ISIL as it increased suicide attacks and assaults on civilians to compensate for territorial losses. Yemen, Afghanistan, and Syria together saw more than 500 fewer deaths in 2016 than in 2015. However the report which was released on Wednesday, also noted that Nigeria remains third among the World's most terrorized countries. (more...)

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