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Bluefin Trading LLC Invests $615000 in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)
- December 16, 2017

The stock increased 0.09% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $64.76. LLC now owns 3,760 shares of the wireless technology company's stock valued at $208,000 after buying an additional 18 shares during the period. During the same period past year, the firm posted $1.28 EPS. After $1.07 actual EPS reported by The Walt Disney Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 50.47% EPS growth. (more...)
Samuels, Joseph to miss ODI series against New Zealand Samuels, Joseph to miss ODI series against New Zealand
- December 16, 2017

A superb century to test opener Jeet Raval has led a New Zealand XI to a six-wicket victory against the West Indies in their one-day cricket clash in Whangarei. Batsman Walton and left-arm pace bowler Chadwick have played just eight and two ODIs respectively. West Indies T20 squad: Carlos Brathwaite (captain), Chris Gayle, Jason Mohammed, Ashley Nurse, Kieron Pollard, Rovman Powell, Andre Fletcher, Shai Hope, Jerome Taylor, Chadwick Walton, Kesrick Williams, Samuel Badree, Ronsford Beaton, ... (more...)
Yemen: Saudi-led coalition air raids kill dozens in Sanaa Yemen: Saudi-led coalition air raids kill dozens in Sanaa
- December 16, 2017

Note that the situation worsened after the recent assassination of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh. An official in Saleh's General Peoples' Congress party and fellow Yemeni journalists said to AFP, however, that all 41 journalists and associated staff - taken captive earlier this month - had been released. (more...)
Prologis (PLD) Upgraded at Evercore ISI
- December 16, 2017

The stock increased 0.30% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $65.96. The company's stock had a trading volume of 4,380,359 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,394,658. Its up 1.35% from 96,500 shares previously. Huntington Retail Bank, Ohio-based fund reported 95 shares. 808 were reported by San Francisco Sentry Inv Gp (Ca). (more...)
Pakistani militant's body found in south Kashmir Pakistani militant's body found in south Kashmir
- December 16, 2017

He said the militant died while trying to assemble explosives to trigger a blast in Tral. The identity of the slain terrorist was being ascertained, the official said. It Identifies him as Umar Bhai of Pakistan. DIG SKR, S P Pani said on a tip off from the general public, a body of a militant was recovered. Tral is the home turf of slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, whose killing in an encounter previous year sparked violent protests across the state. (more...)
Brighton & Hove Albion hold high-flying Burnley to stalemate Brighton & Hove Albion hold high-flying Burnley to stalemate
- December 16, 2017

Brighton however were awarded a penalty with 10 minutes of the half remaining, after the referee penalised James Tarkowski for a tangle of legs with Murray, with replays suggesting it was a harsh call. It was then Burnley's turn to have a chance cleared off the line, with Dale Stephens in the right place to control Tarkowski's header before clearing for the hosts in what was a rare chance for the visitors. (more...)
Three in court for murder of four children in arson attack Three in court for murder of four children in arson attack
- December 16, 2017

An appeal for funds to pay for the funeral of four children who died as the result of a fire in the Walkden area of Greater Manchester has nearly reached its target. The three were remanded in custody to appear in court again on 9 March 2018. Emergency services were called to the family's mid-terraced home in Jackson Street, Walkden, shortly after 5am on Monday. (more...)
Sven Ulreich saves stoppage-time penalty as Bayern Munich win at Stuttgart Sven Ulreich saves stoppage-time penalty as Bayern Munich win at Stuttgart
- December 16, 2017

BAYERN MUNICH are hoping to extend their lead at the top of the Bundesliga with an away win against Stuttgart. Mueller put the visitors ahead with 11 minutes remaining and keeper Ulreich saved Chadrac Akolo's spot-kick as Bayern remained in pole position to win a sixth straight league title heading into the winter break. (more...)
IN set to face No.18 Notre Dame in Crossroads Classic IN set to face No.18 Notre Dame in Crossroads Classic
- December 16, 2017

Notre Dame's forward Bonzie Colson drops 19.5 points and 9.6 boards per game. Indiana shockingly lost their first game of the year to Indiana State by a score of 90-69, and have not seemed to be able to rebound from it since. With Farrell leading the way as Notre Dame's point guard, the veteran squad is careful with the ball. Once that is final, the Fighting Irish and Hoosiers will have 27 minutes to get loose. (more...)
Viral video shows violent arrest of Austin man Viral video shows violent arrest of Austin man
- December 16, 2017

The officers arrested the man, Jason Donald, at a convenience store Tuesday evening in downtown Austin, Texas, and led him around the side of the building, according to local news reports. A struggle ensued and all three officers and Donald fell on the sidewalk. Eventually officers were able to gain control of Donald and get him back in handcuffs. (more...)
Russian Federation continues preparations for 2018 Olympics - minister Russian Federation continues preparations for 2018 Olympics - minister
- December 16, 2017

Russia has been banned from next year's Winter Olympics over allegations of state-sponsored doping but the International Olympic Committee has said Russian athletes would still be able to compete under a neutral flag. "I know who did this, but what's the use of talking about it now". "You ask how did it happen that such person took charge of the anti-doping body?" "This was definitely a mistake of those who appointed him". (more...)
Trump assails Federal Bureau of Investigation, calling it 'disgraceful' Trump assails Federal Bureau of Investigation, calling it 'disgraceful'
- December 16, 2017

The president has been making political capital out of the revelations that senior FBI officials exchanged anti-Trump and pro-Hillary Clinton text messages while working on the 2016 probe of Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state during special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation the administration's links with Russian Federation. (more...)
Sidharth unveils the first poster of his next, Aiyaari Sidharth unveils the first poster of his next, Aiyaari
- December 16, 2017

Speaking to a daily, Pandey said, " Aiyaary has been a special project with a very exciting ensemble". The movie also stars Rakul Preet Singh, Anupam Kher, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Kumud Mishra, Shivam Patil, Puru Raajkumar, Patrick Clarke, Naseeruddin Shah, Adil Hussain, Alexx O'Nell, Deepraj Rana and Pooja Chopra in pivotal roles. (more...)
Prominent Lawyer Arranged Payments for Trump Accusers Prominent Lawyer Arranged Payments for Trump Accusers
- December 16, 2017

Ms. Bloom's compensation included arranging for one woman to have her mortgage paid off and another payment of $750,000 for a woman who decided not to come forward. Bloom also said a standard part of her contracts required women to pay her commissions as high as 33 percent if she sold their stories to media outlets. (more...)
Schroder Investment Management Group Sells 66766 Shares of Credit Acceptance Corp. (CACC)
- December 16, 2017

The stock increased 1.37% or $4.46 during the last trading session, reaching $329. About 460,408 shares traded or 201.29% up from the average. Visa Inc. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Compass Point on Tuesday, November 10. Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) has risen 23.62% since December 15, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Woman found in woods was mauled to death by own dogs Woman found in woods was mauled to death by own dogs
- December 16, 2017

According to the medical examiner, Stevens was still alive when the animals attacked. "They were big, strong, powerful dogs", Sheriff Agnew said. Bethany Lynn Stephens, 22, was found dead in a "grisly" scene on Thursday night, two days after she was last seen heading out to walk her dogs in the woods near her Goochland, Virginia home. (more...)
Ranveer, Alia win Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards Ranveer, Alia win Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards
- December 16, 2017

Varun and Alia are the ones we often spot on the orange carpet and the flawless reason of their presence can be their popularity among the kids. The duo, who has done some very good films since their debut, are known to be great friends. I still feel like a kid at heart. It was a truly fulfilling experience being part of this spectacular evening. Alia tied her hair in a top, messy bun, with fringes of hair falling casually from both sides of her face. (more...)
Firefighters close in on full containment for 3 Southern California fires Firefighters close in on full containment for 3 Southern California fires
- December 16, 2017

Entering its 13th day, the massive the Thomas Fire ballooned into the third-largest in California history as new mandatory evacuations were issued in Santa Barbara County. Firefighting costs were approaching $89 million. Utah's firefighters battling the Thomas Fire in California would love to be home for Christmas, but that doesn't seem likely at this point. (more...)
Do you suffer from Selfitis? Do you suffer from Selfitis?
- December 16, 2017

The term was first coined in 2014, where a spoof article claimed that the American Psychiatric Association was considering classifying " selfitis " as a mental disorder . Selfitis is not the first technology-related disorder to be studied. Others include " nomophobia " (the fear of not being near a mobile phone), "technoference" (the constant intrusion of technology in everyday life) and "cyberchondria" (feeling ill after searching online for symptoms of illness). (more...)
Sen. Bob Corker To Vote 'Yes' On Tax Bill
- December 16, 2017

US President Donald Trump ran on a populist platform to uplift people sweeping tax cuts, but "there's not much" in the final version of the Republican tax bill "for low- and middle-income people", Dean Baker, economist and co-founder of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington , told Radio Sputnik's Loud & Clear Friday. (more...)
Minor Injuries Reported After Ski Lift Malfunction at Tussey Mountain Minor Injuries Reported After Ski Lift Malfunction at Tussey Mountain
- December 16, 2017

Photos show some skiers wedged together on the lift after several chairs collided. The malfunction happened at about 10:20 a.m. and caused four chairs to slide backwards and crash into each other near the top of the slope. "Having difficulties with the chairlift...we are working on it now". WJAC-TV reports that first responders were called to Tussey Mountain ski resort in Centre County on Saturday morning. (more...)
Aussie drug mule Cassie Sainsbury to marry fiancé in Colombian prison Aussie drug mule Cassie Sainsbury to marry fiancé in Colombian prison
- December 16, 2017

Sainsbury has been granted permission to Wednesday Scott Broadbridge behind the walls of El Pastor prison, where she is now serving a six-year sentence for attempting to smuggle 5.8 kilograms of cocaine out of a Bogota airport, the Adelaide Advertiser reports. (more...)
Federal Court Temporarily Blocks Trump's Rollback of Obamacare Contraceptive Coverage Federal Court Temporarily Blocks Trump's Rollback of Obamacare Contraceptive Coverage
- December 16, 2017

Judge Wendy Beetlestone issued the injunction, temporarily stopping the government from enforcing the policy change to former President Barack Obama's health care law. "Congress hasn't changed the law, so the president can't simply ignore the law with these illegal rules", Shapiro said at a news conference in Harrisburg after the court ruling was filed. (more...)
Japan imposes economic sanctions on North Korea Japan imposes economic sanctions on North Korea
- December 16, 2017

The UN Security Council has imposed three rounds of sanctions over the past year against North Korea over its increasingly powerful missile and nuclear tests. "The DPRK remains the only country to continue to break the norm against nuclear testing", Guterres noted, using the abbreviation for North Korea's formal name. (more...)
US Vice President Mike Pence delays Israel visit US Vice President Mike Pence delays Israel visit
- December 16, 2017

Alyssa Farah, Pence's press secretary, said in a statement that Pence would stay in town to preside over a tax vote because "we are so close to passing pro-growth pro-jobs tax reform for hard working families". The Knesset confirmed the postponement, stating that Pence would instead arrive on Tuesday or Wednesday. Pence will meet on Thursday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and deliver an address to the Knesset and later dine with Netanyahu. (more...)
First same-sex weddings take place in Australia since change in law First same-sex weddings take place in Australia since change in law
- December 16, 2017

Ms Bradley says she never thought she would be the first celebrant to marry a same-sex couple in Australia. A surge of same-sex marriages is expected from January 9, the first official day same-sex marriages will be allowed. They had already planned to marry at the British Consulate under United Kingdom law, but after the postal survey result they chose to marry under Australian law. (more...)
Abuse probe attacks Catholic celibacy Abuse probe attacks Catholic celibacy
- December 16, 2017

The agency's chair Hetty Johnson said the church's attitude was not surprising. "With regard to the discipline of celibacy, this is a matter of a different order, it's a discipline which the church can change", he said. Among the other recommendations were the creation of a new National Office for Child Safety and a website and helpline to report child abuse. "We will never know the true number", the final report said. (more...)
Helen of Troy Limited (HELE) Analysts See $2.07 EPS
- December 16, 2017

Oppenheim sold 1,058 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 16th. It has underperformed by 21.31% the S&P500. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Putin and Trump agreed to exchange information… Putin and Trump agreed to exchange information…
- December 16, 2017

A report a year ago from the intelligence community concluded that Russian Federation ran an influence campaign aimed at helping Trump win the White House. "So what?" he responded, going on to say that admitting that Russian Federation had hacked into Democratic National Committee was a "trap". U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said earlier this week that Washington was ready to begin talks with North Korea "without precondition", indicating a possible shift in U.S. (more...)
Delhi wakes up to foggy morning as cold wave sweeps North India Delhi wakes up to foggy morning as cold wave sweeps North India
- December 16, 2017

Sriganganagar was the coldest place in the state at 3.3 degrees Celsius. He said it was the coldest December night in the last 10 years in the town, which had recorded a low of minus 10.1 degrees Celsius on the night of December 15, 2007. (more...)

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