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Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (APD) Shares Sold by Security National Trust Co
- December 07, 2017

Blue Rock Advisors LLC's holdings in Air Products & Chemicals were worth $1,879,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The institutional investor held 105,688 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $23.12 million, up from 92,216 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
B-1B bomber joins US-South Korea drills as tensions escalate B-1B bomber joins US-South Korea drills as tensions escalate
- December 07, 2017

While the US military aircraft conducted simulated strikes, the South Korean warplanes actually dropped MK-82 bombs. But the report says worldwide pressure can be effective, pointing to Uganda's recent decision to expel North Korean officials after years of receiving police and military training from the country's army. (more...)
Senegal referees to handle 2017 FIFA Club World Cup opener in UAE Senegal referees to handle 2017 FIFA Club World Cup opener in UAE
- December 07, 2017

Being here doesn't change too much for us and we know how to focus on our football. But despite their dominance throughout, they lost 1-0 to Al Jazira, the reigning United Arab Emirates champions, and their campaign has finished at the playoff stage for the third year in a row. (more...)
North Korea Missile Launch Photos Tampered With, Scientist Says North Korea Missile Launch Photos Tampered With, Scientist Says
- December 07, 2017

To finance the extra budget, the government plans to sell about 1.2 trillion yen of construction bonds and cover most of the rest with leftover debt servicing money. The House of Representatives urged North Korea to immediately end its nuclear and ballistic missile development programs, in a resolution adopted Tuesday over the reclusive state's test-firing of what it claims was a new intercontinental ballistic missile. (more...)
Home Health Care Spending Rose Modestly in 2016 Home Health Care Spending Rose Modestly in 2016
- December 07, 2017

There was a historic slowdown in growth due to the Great Recession, and then the Affordable Care Act's expansion of health insurance coverage fueled spending. Healthcare spending growth in 2016 actually fell below what CMS actuaries projected previous year. Medicaid spending also decelerated in growth compared to previous years, increasing 3.9% to $565.5 billion. (more...)
Deputies: Davenport mayor arrested after using handicapped tags of dead people Deputies: Davenport mayor arrested after using handicapped tags of dead people
- December 07, 2017

In November, Polk County deputies got word that Mayor Teresa Bradley, 60, was parking in handicapped spots at City Hall, but was not known to be handicapped. Records show neither Bradley nor her husband, John Lepley, were ever issued a disabled placard or a handicapped license plate, according to the Sheriffs Office. (more...)
Gay Man Denied Marriage License Seeks Clerk Seat Gay Man Denied Marriage License Seeks Clerk Seat
- December 07, 2017

Ermold, 43, is an English professor at the University of Pikeville and director of Morehead Pride. At least three other Democrats have lined up to challenge Davis, who changed her registration from Democrat to Republican after the uproar over her decision. (more...)
Brexit: Farage, concessioni Londra un tradimento, May lasci Brexit: Farage, concessioni Londra un tradimento, May lasci
- December 07, 2017

Il governo irlandese, però, giudicando i progressi insufficienti, non è ancora pronto a dare il via libera alla fase 2 dei negoziati sulla Brexit . La premier britannica Theresa May ha accolto al 10 di Downing Street questo martedì il suo omologo spagnolo Mariano Rajoy . Durante il colloquio con gli eurodeputati, guidati da Guy Verhofstadt, sono stati esaminati i vari nodi aperti dell'accordo , sui quali, ha osservato Gualtieri "sono stati fatti passi avanti". (more...)
Gujarat Election: Congress releases lucrative people's manifesto Gujarat Election: Congress releases lucrative people's manifesto
- December 07, 2017

Addressing the farmers the party manifesto promised loan waivers for farmers , free water for irrigation and 16-hour electricity during the daytime, along with crop insurance, bonus for special crops. The party will also set up "Swami Vivekanand Education Foundation" to provide freeship and scholarship for students from the poor and middle class families for their education from pre-primary level to PhD. (more...)
Joffrey Ballet presents ewly reimagined holiday classic The Nutcracker Joffrey Ballet presents ewly reimagined holiday classic The Nutcracker
- December 07, 2017

For more than 25 years, artistic director Shelly Svodoba of the Chamber Ballet of Corvallis and Regional School of Ballet, and community members have presented the Corvallis community "Nutcracker ". Notable dancers: Heather Hill and her husband, Brandon, often perform as the Nutcracker and Mouse King, who have a fight scene. This battle usually gets laughs from fellow dancers. (more...)
Greg Pagani: Bureaucrats forging ahead with plan to gut net neutrality Greg Pagani: Bureaucrats forging ahead with plan to gut net neutrality
- December 07, 2017

If we allow the FCC to go through with dismantling net neutrality , the freedom of the internet will be taken away for the benefit of internet providers such as Comcast and Verizon. What's more, the broadband industry has repeatedly reaffirmed its commitment to open internet principles of no blocking of legal content, no throttling, no unfair discrimination, and continued transparency in its customer practices. (more...)
First, Second Lady visit the Coastal Bend First, Second Lady visit the Coastal Bend
- December 07, 2017

Bush and Cecilia Abbott, who is the wife of Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Mrs. Trump and Mrs. Pence will first go to Corpus Christi to meet with first responders who are a part of the Hurricane Harvey recovery effort. After they visit with the family, Trump and Pence will head to an elementary school to tour it and chat with students about the impact of the storm. (more...)
UCLA cancels Montana game due to Southern California wildfires UCLA cancels Montana game due to Southern California wildfires
- December 07, 2017

The school announced all other team workouts and practices for today have also been cancelled. Just a couple of miles from the UCLA campus in Bel-Air, the Skirball fire had burned almost 150 acres as of 11 a.m. Homes were burning in Los Angeles' Bel-Air neighborhood Wednesday morning as a wildfire prompted closure of the 405 Freeway and triggered mandatory evacuations in an area of multimillion-dollar residences, according to the Los Angeles Times . (more...)
Rio de Janeiro police, soldiers capture famed drug trafficker Rio de Janeiro police, soldiers capture famed drug trafficker
- December 07, 2017

He is accused of drug trafficking, extortion and murder. Brazilian police arrested on Wednesday in a massive operation drug kingpin Rogerio Avelino da Silva, known as "Rogerio 157", the most wanted criminal in Rio de Janeiro . Over the years, Rio authorities have tried multiple strategies to bring order to the favelas, where nearly a quarter of the population lives. "He was in modest house with two security guards when the police arrived", one of the police officers responsible for the ... (more...)
Conyers' Son, Handpicked Successor Was Previously Arrested for Domestic Assault Conyers' Son, Handpicked Successor Was Previously Arrested for Domestic Assault
- December 07, 2017

The unidentified woman said the younger Conyers accused her of cheating on him, then "body slammed her on the bed and then on the floor where he pinned her down and spit on her", according to a district attorney's report quoted by NBC News . (more...)
Is Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:MMP) a Long Term Growth Play?
- December 07, 2017

Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc bought 8,939 shares as the company's stock rose 33.61% with the market. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC now owns 2,680,282 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $206,140,000 after buying an additional 76,703 shares during the period. (more...)
Firefighters Gain Ground On Rye Fire In Santa Clarita Firefighters Gain Ground On Rye Fire In Santa Clarita
- December 07, 2017

A separate fire near Hasley Canyon Road and Commerce Center Drive in Castaic broke out just before 10:00 a.m. Hundreds of firefighters, including air units, worked to control the fire amid gusting Santa Ana winds. The Rye Fire has burned 7,000 acres and stands at five percent containment as of 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to Firefighter Specialist Randall Wright of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. (more...)
Georgian College students drop out following faculty strike Georgian College students drop out following faculty strike
- December 06, 2017

Almost 1,000 students at Mohawk College have asked for full tuition refunds for the fall semester after a five-week faculty strike. The college believes the increase is a result of the five-week long faculty strike that flared up in mid-October. (more...)
Evacuations ordered in Bel Air as wildfire burns near the 405 freeway Evacuations ordered in Bel Air as wildfire burns near the 405 freeway
- December 06, 2017

A horse is evacuated along Osborne street at the Creek fire Tuesday morning. The evacuation order was later expanded, covering a large area bounded by Mulholland Drive to the north, Sunset Boulevard to the south, the 405 to the west and Roscomare Road on the east. (more...)
Miss Universe beauty queens start four-day tour in PH Miss Universe beauty queens start four-day tour in PH
- December 06, 2017

Miss Universe 2017 Demi Leigh Nel-Peters (second from right) and Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere (center) pose for a picture with other 2017 Miss Universe candidates at Fort Santiago in Manila. Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaire is also set to visit Bohol with the attractive ladies from Russia, Netherlands, South Korea, and Canada. Nel-Peters, Mittenaere and the rest of the 2017 Miss Universe contingent are scheduled to depart Manila on Sunday. (more...)
Trump's lawyer rejects claims financial details have been demanded Trump's lawyer rejects claims financial details have been demanded
- December 06, 2017

Trump's lawyer denied a subpoena had been issued . Over the years, the bank's cumulative loans to Trump added up to billions, and loans originally worth $300 million remain outstanding. "No subpoena has been issued or received". The bank rejected demands in June by US House Democrats to provide details of Mr Trump's finances, citing privacy laws. (more...)
Lancashire raids: Nelson man charged with terrorism offences Lancashire raids: Nelson man charged with terrorism offences
- December 06, 2017

He appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court and spoke only to confirm his details. Rashid, from Nelson, Lancashire, is also accused of sharing a list of popular sports stadiums and urging Jewish areas of the United Kingdom to be targeted. (more...)
[LISTEN] Little Foot fossils unveiled in SA [LISTEN] Little Foot fossils unveiled in SA
- December 06, 2017

The skeleton - which has been nicknamed "Little Foot" by its discoverer, Professor Ron Clarke of the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa - is thought to be a whopping 3.6 million years old. Researchers estimate Little Foot to have been around 30-years-old when she died and stood about 4.9 feet tall, Clarke told the Mail and Guardian. The Sterkfontein cave system became famous in the 1930s with the discovery of an adult Australopithecus africanus. (more...)
Whistleblower: At inauguration, Flynn texted business partner on nuclear plan Whistleblower: At inauguration, Flynn texted business partner on nuclear plan
- December 06, 2017

Flynn also informed the associate that his business partners could move forward with their project, which aimed to construct a network of nuclear reactors across the Mideast with support from Russian and other global interests, the whistleblower said. (more...)
Justin Trudeau bound for China to promote trade, tourism, investment Justin Trudeau bound for China to promote trade, tourism, investment
- December 06, 2017

The scramble came immediately after Canadian leaders sat down with Chinese President Xi Jinping for a private dinner in the country's capital Tuesday night. The lack of a concrete agreement on trade talks drew questions from some in Canada. The agriculture sector's enthusiasm for free trade with China contrasts with some other 600 businesses, academics and civil society groups who took part in government consultations. (more...)
EPS for Carnival Corporation (CCL) Expected At $0.51
- December 06, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 28,919,554 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,896,255,000 after buying an additional 934,311 shares during the last quarter. After $2.29 actual EPS reported by Carnival plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -77.73% negative EPS growth. Hansberger Growth Limited Partnership holds 5.01% in Carnival plc (NYSE: CUK ) or 55,547 shares. (more...)
Momento per riconoscere Gerusalemme come capitale Israele Momento per riconoscere Gerusalemme come capitale Israele
- December 06, 2017

Non si può continuare con formule fallimentari. Una decisione unilaterale da parte di Trump "avrà gravi ripercussioni sulla sicurezza e la stabilità nel Medioriente, vanificando gli sforzi dell'amministrazione U.S. Lo hanno fatto credendo che sarebbe servito per la pace . "La situazione è difficile, e in una conversazione con Abu Mazen, ha espresso preoccupazione per la situazione e le possibili complicazioni della situazione", ha detto Peskov, in risposta ad una richiesta di commento. (more...)
Moore police release videos of confrontation with senator at hotel Moore police release videos of confrontation with senator at hotel
- December 06, 2017

Bodycam footage, released just days after Oklahoma State Senator Shortey pleaded guilty to child prostitution, shows officers knocking on the door of a room occupied by the Republican firebrand and his 17-year-old companion. "I can put you in handcuffs and throw you in the back of (the) auto". But he did make this promise to voters last month at the town hall when talking about State Question 780: "I will make you this promise, because I have no intention in repealing State Question ... (more...)
KT McFarland's Senate Confirmation 'Frozen' Amid Contact Questions KT McFarland's Senate Confirmation 'Frozen' Amid Contact Questions
- December 06, 2017

Presidential son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has resurfaced as a focus of the alleged Moscow meddling affair, after he was identified in reports as the "very senior" member of the transition team that Flynn admitted told him to make contact with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak. (more...)
Move on Jerusalem is sign of despair: Ayatollah Khamenei Move on Jerusalem is sign of despair: Ayatollah Khamenei
- December 06, 2017

Rouhani had earlier been speaking at an global conference in Tehran promoting Islamic unity and marking the anniversary of the birth of Islam's Prophet Mohammed. "American government officials have said themselves that we have to start a war in the region to protect the security of the Zionist regime (Israel)", Khamenei said. (more...)

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