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Rafferty Asset Management LLC Maintains Stake in Qualcomm INC (QCOM)
- December 08, 2017

RBC Capital Markets maintained Kindred Healthcare, Inc. The stock has "Underperform" rating by CLSA on Monday, January 23. (NYSE:KND) on Monday, March 7 with "Outperform" rating. QUALCOMM Incorporated ( NASDAQ QCOM ) opened at $64.98 on Thursday. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department invested in 514,096 shares. Connable Office reported 17,038 shares. (more...)
China Conducts Military Drills in Response to Vigilant ACE China Conducts Military Drills in Response to Vigilant ACE
- December 08, 2017

South Korean government officials, including President Moon Jae-in, have said the North's latest ICBM is their most capable yet, although it has several critical points to prove, such as re-entry technology and terminal stage guidance. North Korea has long spoken out against joint drills between the US and South Korea. The North's KCNA state news agency, citing a foreign ministry spokesman, also said on Saturday the Trump administration was " begging for nuclear war by staging an ... (more...)
Qatar purchases 12 French fighter jets Qatar purchases 12 French fighter jets
- December 08, 2017

Qatar has been suffering from an ongoing blockade imposed on it since June 5 by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates. "Qatar's sovereignty is above all considerations". The contracts include concessionary agreements for the Doha underground and Lusail trains, entrusted to the SNCF/RATP consortium, as well as the purchase of 490 VBCI armored vehicles from the Nexter group. (more...)
Short-handed Nets beat Thunder 100-95 in Mexico City Short-handed Nets beat Thunder 100-95 in Mexico City
- December 08, 2017

Westbrook is averaging 27.4 points, 11.4 rebounds and 10.5 assists in the last eight games, though Oklahoma City is just 4-4 in those contests. "I think you look at our record, it is what it is right now", Thunder coach Billy Donovan said. (more...)
Rep. Blake Farenthold faces ethics probe after sexual harassment allegations Rep. Blake Farenthold faces ethics probe after sexual harassment allegations
- December 08, 2017

The former communications director sued in 2014 alleging that Farenthold had sexually harassed her and fired her when she complained. But while we're glad to see he's paying the money back, we note his record in this affair is deeply troubling. (more...)
Ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for South Carolina shooting Ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for South Carolina shooting
- December 08, 2017

Former police officer, Michael Slager, shot Walter Scott five times during a 2015 traffic stop. "With my actions that day, Walter Scott is no longer with his family, and I am responsible for that", Slager said . She said she forgave Michael Slager. On Thursday morning, Norton agreed with federal prosecutors in announcing that Slager had indeed committed second-degree murder in shooting Scott and obstructed justice when lying to SLED officers in the days following the killing (Slager left ... (more...)
China exports jumped in November as import gains signal strength China exports jumped in November as import gains signal strength
- December 08, 2017

Arrivals of unwrought copper, which includes anode, refined, and semi-finished copper products stood at 470,000 tonnes last month, the General Administration of Customs said Friday, the highest level since December 2016. Steel exports rose from the previous month to 5.35 million tonnes in November, data showed. "While we still expect China's domestic economy to cool in 2018 on gradually tighter financial policies, the November import data shows that there are upside risks to our China ... (more...)
Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. Takes Position in KLX Inc. (KLXI)
- December 08, 2017

Finally, ValuEngine lowered KLX from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. (NASDAQ: KLXI ), 1 rate it "Buy", 2 "Outperform", 2 "Underperform", 0 "Sell", while 0 "Hold". The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $55.40. The company has a 50 day moving average of $45.94 and a 200 day moving average of $44.64. (more...)
First Warning Forecast: Dropping Temps And Snow First Warning Forecast: Dropping Temps And Snow
- December 08, 2017

TIMING: A mix of sleet, snow and rain will expand northward up into central Alabama in the 2 to 5 a.m. time frame, and it should change to snow between 5 and 8 a.m.as very cold air works slowly southward. Then, we'll slowly see the clouds move out through the day. Highs are only in the upper 40s once again. Sunshine returns for the weekend. The greatest chance of wintry weather comes along and north of a line from Lafayette to Prattville to Camden - places like Demopolis, Selma, Marion, ... (more...)
2 killed, 2 injured in knife attack in Tokyo 2 killed, 2 injured in knife attack in Tokyo
- December 08, 2017

Police said that Nagako Tomioka, the 58-year-old head of Tomioka Hachimangu shrine, was attacked as she got out of her auto Thursday night. At around 8:30 p.m., the police received an emergency call saying there was a person holding an edged weapon and they found a samurai sword and two survival knives near the attack site. (more...)
Here's What Gowdy Plans to Ask FBI Director Wray at Today's Hearing Here's What Gowdy Plans to Ask FBI Director Wray at Today's Hearing
- December 08, 2017

Wray was pressed on the subject by Democratic Reps. Rep. Jim Jordan grilled FBI Director Christopher Wray this morning on the suspected actions of an FBI agent found to have sent anti-Trump text messages to his mistress. This includes Obama's Central Intelligence Agency director John O. Brennan, FBI director James Comey , and their deputies, who have emerged as highly partisan operatives, who fall outrageously short of the standards of impartiality and objectivity expected of ... (more...)
Trump's approval rating strikes a new low Trump's approval rating strikes a new low
- December 08, 2017

Forty-one percent of white Americans say they approve of Trump, compared to 49 percent in February. Only 12 percent of those who said there was probably or definitely no improper contact held the same view. A total of 67 of the poll's participants said that senior Trump advisors were "very likely" or "somewhat likely" to have improper dealings with Russian Federation before Donald Trump was sworn in as president, while a total of 26% said that it was "not very likely" or "not at all likely". (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte warns fans over Champions League expectations Chelsea boss Antonio Conte warns fans over Champions League expectations
- December 08, 2017

Runners-up: Bayern Munich , Chelsea , FC Basel , FC Porto , Juventus , Real Madrid , Sevilla , Shakhtar Donetsk . Teams from the same group or country can not be drawn against each other, limiting some of the potential match-ups in the first knockout stage. (more...)
Grassley Examines Reports of Biased FBI Agent in Russia Probe Grassley Examines Reports of Biased FBI Agent in Russia Probe
- December 08, 2017

The Iowa Republican is pressing the FBI for documents related to the activities of FBI agent Peter Strzok following reports that he demonstrated bias against President Trump while playing key roles in investigations into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server and in the special counsel probe into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation. (more...)
Indian drone crashes in China territory due to tech snag; Beijing protests Indian drone crashes in China territory due to tech snag; Beijing protests
- December 08, 2017

The possibility of the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) being shot down or electronically taken over can not be ruled out, sources said. "We express strong dissatisfaction and opposition", Zhang Shuili, a military official in China's western battle zone command, was quoted as saying in a ministry statement. (more...)
Armenian Patriarch pleaded Trump against Jerusalem recognition Armenian Patriarch pleaded Trump against Jerusalem recognition
- December 08, 2017

Longtime American critic, Muqtada al-Sadr, echoed that thought, saying those governments should expel Israeli diplomats and temporarily shutter American embassies. "The U.S. president's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel threatens the peace process and the stability in the region". It called upon the world to stand against this decision and called the Arab and Islamic states to take firm stance against this unfair decision. (more...)
Putin, Erdogan voice Putin, Erdogan voice "serious concern" over Trump's Jerusalem stance
- December 08, 2017

According to White House officials, the USA leader is ready to support the two-state solution under a formula agreed by both sides, which will make it possible for Israel and Palestine to coexist peacefully. He also said that it could prompt the Turkish government to cut diplomatic ties with Israel. The Russian Ambassador has noted that according to the statement, Moscow considers East Jerusalem to be the capital of a future Palestinian state and West Jerusalem the capital of Israel. (more...)
Israeli army fires at Hamas post in Gaza, no injuries Israeli army fires at Hamas post in Gaza, no injuries
- December 08, 2017

Palestinian Hamas militants take part in a protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in the northern Gaza Strip December 7, 2017. In response to rocket fire earlier on Thursday evening, the IDF fired on Hamas targets in central Gaza. Clashes were also reported throughout Judea and Samaria as Palestinians rioted following United States President Donald Trump's declaration Wednesday night that the USA recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's ... (more...)
UNITE Group's (UTG) UNITE Group's (UTG) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
- December 08, 2017

About 5.15M shares traded or 6.17% up from the average. Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (NASDAQ:LNCE) has risen 22.79% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Liberum Capital maintained MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) on Thursday, December 7 with "Buy" rating. Liberum Capital maintained MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) on Monday, January 9 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
California wind, fire danger hit unprecedented high California wind, fire danger hit unprecedented high
- December 08, 2017

The 50-acre fire ignited sometime after 5 a.m. and resulted in the closure of lanes on Interstate 405, according to the Los Angeles Times . Gusts of more than 45 miles per hour in the fire areas were picking up embers from the burning hillsides and structures, sending them wafting downwind where they set additional homes on fire. (more...)
Palestinian official says USA vice president 'not welcome' Palestinian official says USA vice president 'not welcome'
- December 08, 2017

A senior official in the Palestinian Authority's ruling Fatah party said Thursday US Vice President Mike Pence was "unwanted in Palestine", following his boss Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a move met with widespread anger from the Palestinians. (more...)
Morocco: Dubai International Film Festival Opens With Morocco's Participation Morocco: Dubai International Film Festival Opens With Morocco's Participation
- December 08, 2017

The Australian actress and theatre director was presented her gong by DIFF chairman Abdulhamid Juma and HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed al Maktoum. Thursday in Dubai will see Blanchett head up the IWC Shaffhausen prize jury that will see one Arab film project win a cash grant of $100,000 by the Swiss watchmaker. (more...)
Sydney Loofe: Tinder releases statement on woman who went missing before date Sydney Loofe: Tinder releases statement on woman who went missing before date
- December 08, 2017

Lincoln police say they believe there is evidence of foul play. Loofe had sent a photo to her friends on Snapchat with the message, "ready for my date", reported CBS affiliate KMTV in November. Bliemeister said law enforcement officials have "extensively explored" the pair's statements and have not been able to confirm their accounts. As the Federal Bureau of Investigation and others searched for her, word of her disappearance spread in news accounts and on social media. (more...)
The upside-down Christmas tree is the new trend The upside-down Christmas tree is the new trend
- December 08, 2017

Christmas trees come in all shapes and sizes, and families may prefer certain types of trees, including aromas, needle types and fullness. In addition to the trees he culls from his farm, he orders Noble and Douglas firs from the Pacific Northwest to fill out the selection at his roadside stands here in Austin. (more...)
House Ethics Committee closes probe of Intel Chairman Devin Nunes House Ethics Committee closes probe of Intel Chairman Devin Nunes
- December 08, 2017

He had been accused of improperly disclosing classified information after viewing documents at the White House on Trump-related surveillance issues. In a statement , Nunes thanked the committee for "completely clearing me today of the cloud that was created by this investigation" before going on the offensive. (more...)
Ultrapro Biotechnology Proshares (UBIO) Share Price Heads Below Balance Step
- December 08, 2017

The ETF is -28.16% of its 52-Week High and 31.14% of its low, and is now having ATR of 1.29. With the PPOH below zero, traders may be alerted that the stock is in sell territory. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Narrowing in on Moving Averages, the 200-day for Ultrapro Short Midcap 400 Proshares (SMDD) is at 13.58, the 50-day is 11.78, and the 7-day is resting at 10.88. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn's Momentum allies face Electoral Commission probe Jeremy Corbyn's Momentum allies face Electoral Commission probe
- December 08, 2017

Momentum is closely associated with left-wing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and has helped the party attract new voters, contributing to its unexpectedly strong performance at the June vote in which Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May lost her parliamentary majority. (more...)
Queensland election: LNP's Tim Nicholls concedes defeat Queensland election: LNP's Tim Nicholls concedes defeat
- December 08, 2017

That's one more than Labor needs to govern in its own right, allowing Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to keep her promise not to do deals with anyone to hang onto power. "I couldn't have done any of it without you". In a statement released on Friday, Mr Nicholls said he was "proud" of the campaign his team had run, but it hadn't got them over the line. (more...)
Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act is valid : Bombay High Court Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act is valid : Bombay High Court
- December 08, 2017

Challenging the constitutional validity of several provisions of the Act, the developers had made an attempt to pin holes in the RERA Act. The court allowed the RERA authority to grant extension of time for project completion to developers in exceptional cases on a case by case basis. (more...)
Congress Hopes To Avoid Looming Government Shutdown With New Bill Congress Hopes To Avoid Looming Government Shutdown With New Bill
- December 08, 2017

But all eyes will be on the White House, where President Donald Trump and top congressional leaders met earlier Thursday to resolve longstanding policy differences so Congress can pass a long-term spending bill by Christmas.And that's no sure thing. (more...)

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