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United States fighter jets intercept Russian aircraft over Syria, Pentagon says United States fighter jets intercept Russian aircraft over Syria, Pentagon says
- December 15, 2017

Two F-22A Raptors were diverted from supporting ground operations against Islamic State militants and intercepted the Russian Su-25s aircraft after they crossed into USA coalition airspace east of the Euphrates River near Abu Kamal, a key city on the border of Iraq and the region where militants have congregated following defeat in Raqqa. (more...)
Myanmar media freedom under threat, warn groups Myanmar media freedom under threat, warn groups
- December 15, 2017

The European Parliament on Thursday issued a non-binding resolution calling for greater access to Rakhine, an end to the violence and for the EU and its member states "to adopt targeted punitive sanctions against individuals in the military and security services responsible for perpetuating widespread human rights abuses in Myanmar". (more...)
Melania Trump: Christmas is 'not about the gifts' Melania Trump: Christmas is 'not about the gifts'
- December 15, 2017

United States President Donald Trump appeared alongside wife Melania Trump in a Christmas portrait posted on Twitter today, taken at the White House. "Merry Christmas!" she said. "This Christmas ... Barron Trump is HOME ALONE! " added another in reference to President Trump's cameo in the classic Christmas flick of the same name. (more...)
Sen. McCain Needs Time to 'Rest Up' Amid Cancer Fight Sen. McCain Needs Time to 'Rest Up' Amid Cancer Fight
- December 15, 2017

Adding to the uncertainty on Thursday was Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., as he deals with the side effects from his brain cancer treatment, CNN reported . "It's OK to take a day or two off", Graham said. The Arizona senator, 81, revealed in July that he had been diagnosed with brain cancer . It's the same type of tumor that killed Sen. (more...)
Israel fears Gaza tensions will continue Israel fears Gaza tensions will continue
- December 15, 2017

Some of them landed on the Palestinian side of the border. Tens of thousands of Palestinians including hundreds of gunmen rallied in Gaza on Thursday to mark the 30th anniversary of Hamas's founding and its chief vowed to reverse US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. (more...)
Survivor season 35 Ponderosa: Ashley Nolan struggles to find a thing Survivor season 35 Ponderosa: Ashley Nolan struggles to find a thing
- December 15, 2017

Night 33 at Tribe Solewa, everyone feels it was a insane tribal council Mike says that is how you play an idol and it was even better than his idol play. Ashley Nolan joined the jury this week at Ponderosa after being voted off Survivor 2017 in a blindside by her allies. Jeff greets the Tribe, where Ashley gives back the Immunity necklace. (more...)
GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK), Rio Tinto plc (RIO) — Hot Trending Stocks
- December 15, 2017

Among 32 analysts covering Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. Investec downgraded shares of GlaxoSmithKline from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, November 6th. The brokerage now has a buy rating on the stock. UBS maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $110 target in Wednesday, November 1 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 9 by Barclays Capital. (more...)
Putin: It is not up to me to evaluate President Trump's activities Putin: It is not up to me to evaluate President Trump's activities
- December 15, 2017

Citing the markets and consumer confidence, Putin said Trump had "some quite serious achievements" to his credit in the short time that he has been the president of the United States. "Pyongyang sees no other way of self-protection than the development of weapons of mass destruction and missile program. One North Korean launch will be enough to make its consequences disastrous", Putin said, according to TASS. (more...)
Trump Jr. interviewed by Senate panel in Russian Federation probe for nine hours Trump Jr. interviewed by Senate panel in Russian Federation probe for nine hours
- December 15, 2017

Wednesday morning. Donald Trump Jr. has spoken to three congressional committees investigating alleged Russian activities during last year's campaign. The dossier, dismissed by Trump as "fake news", contains allegations the Kremlin has "been cultivating, supporting and assisting Trump for at least 5 years", and has sufficient blackmail against the president-including evidence of salacious sexual acts with "a number of prostitutes" in Russian Federation. (more...)
Emirates Airbus A380 draws Christmas tree in the sky Emirates Airbus A380 draws Christmas tree in the sky
- December 15, 2017

The pilot even took the time to trace out the little baubles on the tree. Flying the world's largest passenger plane , the Airbus A380, the pilot drew the outline of a Christmas tree - complete with decorations - in the sky on 13 December. (more...)
Stanley Black & Decker INC (SWK) Shareholder Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC Lifted Position Stanley Black & Decker INC (SWK) Shareholder Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC Lifted Position
- December 15, 2017

Finally, LMR Partners LLP acquired a new position in shares of Stanley Black & Decker in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $2,231,000. Cornerstone Investment Partners Llc who had been investing in Stanley Black & Decker Inc. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc is a global provider of hand tools, power tools and related accessories, mechanical access solutions, such as automatic doors and commercial locking systems, electronic security and monitoring systems, healthcare solutions, engineered ... (more...)
Tillerson Says US Embassy Move to Jerusalem Unlikely During Trump's Current Term Tillerson Says US Embassy Move to Jerusalem Unlikely During Trump's Current Term
- December 15, 2017

Washington-Pyongyang talks now seem to be possible and, hopefully, without any preconditions set by the USA, said Joseph Cheng , professor of political science at Hong Kong City University, adding that a lot of pitfalls might be ahead. Speaking at the meeting of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Foreign Ministers in Istanbul, Foreign Minister Khawaja Mohammed Asif said the USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital "undermined its role as an honest broker in the Middle East peace ... (more...)
"Democrats fabricating stories of women who I don't know" - Donald Trump
- December 15, 2017

The chair of the Democratic Women's Working Group, Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Florida, said Tuesday that "the time is right to get the truth" about the allegations. "And we should all be willing to listen to them". The statement, citing a White House spokesperson, was read during Kelly's segment of the Today show. (more...)
Cousins charged in shooting deaths of 4 men plead not guilty Cousins charged in shooting deaths of 4 men plead not guilty
- December 15, 2017

Wednesday, prosecutors filed paperwork to make sure the death penalty is still an option against 20-year-olds Cosmo DiNardo and Sean Kratz . Bucks County District Attorney Matthew Weintraub said prosecutors are "on track" to reach a deal with DiNardo. (more...)
Vests stop bullets when officers shot in north St. Louis County Vests stop bullets when officers shot in north St. Louis County
- December 15, 2017

A member of the SWAT Team fired a single round at the suspect in response. The officers, a 25-year-old woman and 44-year-old man, were both shot while confronting the individual. He said the shooting may have stemmed from an overnight incident, but he did not have any details on what led to the shooting. The suspected shooter fled into a home on that block and barricaded himself inside. (more...)
We have ascertained some facts on the Siang river issue We have ascertained some facts on the Siang river issue
- December 15, 2017

In what is perhaps the first evidence of a possible diversion project by China , latest satellite imagery shows a massive new dam on the Brahmaputra river - Yarlong Tsangpo in Tibetan - with an underground tunnel that seems to engulf the entire water flow for nearly one kilometre. (more...)
Criminal cases registered against 52 Odisha MLAs, BJD at top Criminal cases registered against 52 Odisha MLAs, BJD at top
- December 15, 2017

Keeping in view the recent Supreme Court judgement on criminalisation of politics, the ADR issued a release on the criminal background of the sitting MLAs and MPs. "Let the courts first start functioning and we will see what further direction is needed", the bench said after petitioner Ashwini Upadhyay alleged that there were more than 13,500 criminal cases pending against politicians and 12 courts would not be able to decide all cases in one year. (more...)
Pueblo police seek suspect after another violent carjacking Pueblo police seek suspect after another violent carjacking
- December 15, 2017

It's not clear if the Wednesday incident is tied to Valdez. He has additional active arrest warrants out of El Paso County for failure to appear, burglary, first-degree aggravated motor vehicle theft, criminal trespass and obstruction of a police officer. (more...)
Exit polls give BJP clear majority in Gujarat Exit polls give BJP clear majority in Gujarat
- December 15, 2017

The exit poll by ABP news channel, was however less generous, giving BJP possible win on 91 to 99 seats as against 78 to 86 seats for the Congress in the western state. The NewsX-CNX Exit Poll numbers put the BJP at 115, Congress at 65. Meanwhile, as per "Today's Chanakya", the BJP was likely to win 135 seats (plus/minus 11) and the Congress was projected to win 47 seats (plus/minus 11). (more...)
What Does Insider Trading Tell Us About Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (ALSN)?
- December 15, 2017

Kinross Gold Corp now has $4.93B valuation. The stock increased 0.22% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $64.44. (NYSE: ALSN ) are on a recovery track as they have regained 24.57% since bottoming out on January 10, 2017. Elk Creek Prtn Ltd Liability Com accumulated 120,879 shares or 0.29% of the stock. Quantbot Technologies Limited Partnership has 66,390 shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. (more...)
WINTON GROUP Ltd Sells 99958 Shares of Raytheon Company (RTN)
- December 15, 2017

It has outperformed by 7.33% the S&P500. Vetr downgraded Raytheon from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $187.08 price target for the company.in a research note on Wednesday, August 30th. 1,045,700 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,462,743. The aerospace company reported $1.97 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.90 by $0.07. (more...)
The L Train Shutdown is Looming - What's the Plan? The L Train Shutdown is Looming - What's the Plan?
- December 15, 2017

That means pushing most of the 225,000 people that use the L train to cross into Manhattan each day onto the G, JMZ, and AC lines. The MTA will increase services for alternate subway lines such as the G, J, M or Z, and also add cars to handle the increased volume of riders. (more...)
Trump admin reducing free-entry days for national parks Trump admin reducing free-entry days for national parks
- December 15, 2017

The National Park Service says it will boost camping fees at the Chiricahua National Monument from $12 a day to $20 per day starting January 1. Still, the majority of the NPS' parks - 299 out of 417 - never charge entrance fees. There are also free or discounted passes available for senior citizens, current members of the military, families of fourth grade students, and disabled citizens. (more...)
New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
- December 15, 2017

About 400 shares traded. MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) has risen 15.99% since December 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Insider Trading Activity for New York Community Bancorp, Inc . Stephens started coverage on shares of New York Community Bancorp in a research note on Wednesday, April 5th. Cornerstone Cap Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 19,182 shares. (more...)
Ohio Senate Passes Down Syndrome Abortion Ban Ohio Senate Passes Down Syndrome Abortion Ban
- December 15, 2017

John Kasich took office. The measure makes performing such abortions a fourth-degree felony and requires the state medical board to revoke a physician's license if convicted. Proponents of the law are optimistic that Kasich will approve the measure, given that the Republican governor has passed over a dozen laws which have limited abortion protections or funding in the past six years. (more...)
Analysts See $1.53 EPS for Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)
- December 15, 2017

A-R-T- Advisors Llc who had been investing in Union Pac Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $101.99B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.72% or $0.94 during the last trading session, reaching $129.37. Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 sales for $7.30 million activity. The stock has "Sell" rating by CLSA on Thursday, May 19. (more...)
What Queen Elizabeth gives her palace staff as Christmas gift every year What Queen Elizabeth gives her palace staff as Christmas gift every year
- December 15, 2017

In addition to a Christmas pudding, employees throughout the Palaces, in the Court Post Office, and in the Palace police, also receive a greeting card from the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh as well. The royal family's Christmas is one steeped in tradition with family members gathering at Sandringham from Christmas Eve until Boxing Day. Following a service at St Mary Magdalene Church in the local village, the family will greet well-wishers before returning to the estate for a traditional ... (more...)
Kenya: Supreme Court to Decide on Legality of the Death Penalty Kenya: Supreme Court to Decide on Legality of the Death Penalty
- December 15, 2017

Depriving a judge of discretion by making a sentence mandatory would therefore occasion injustice. A federal appeals court blocked the execution in January 1997 after Russell claimed he didn't have a lawyer to appeal his death sentence. The judges also said that refusing or denying a convict facing the death sentence, to be heard in mitigation when those facing lesser sentences are allowed to be heard in mitigation is clearly unjustifiable discrimination and unfair. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) EPS Estimated At $2.50
- December 15, 2017

Vaughan Nelson Investment Management Lp increased Unitedhealth Group Inc ( UNH ) stake by 0.93% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Cleararc Capital owns 0.81% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH ) for 27,080 shares. Therefore 100% are positive. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated has been given an analysts' mean target of 241.05. Creditors will loan money at a cheaper rate to a profitable company than to an unprofitable one; consequently, profitable companies can use leverage to ... (more...)
Suncoast Equity Management Increases Stake in Stryker Corp. (SYK)
- December 15, 2017

The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $152.77. About 957,854 shares traded. Stryker Corporation ( NYSE SYK ) opened at $153.31 on Thursday. The stock of Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. Azimuth Mgmt Llc invested in 84,616 shares or 0.92% of the stock. (more...)

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