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Munster maul Tigers to take Euro command Munster maul Tigers to take Euro command
- December 19, 2017

He was yellow carded just before the break and Munster went in 12-10 in front. Scoring opportunities were scarce as George Ford and Keatley exchanged early penalties. South African Cloete did brilliantly to gather the winger's kick in behind the retreating Munster defence. Leicester Tigers sit third in the Pool, level on points with rock bottom Racing 92. (more...)
Sen. McCain returning home to Arizona after treatment Sen. McCain returning home to Arizona after treatment
- December 19, 2017

US Senator John McCain will miss a key vote on the Republican tax bill because of a viral infection, further narrowing the already-thin margin of support for the controversial plan. Republicans hold a slim 52-48 majority in the Senate, and McCain and Sen. ADVERTISEMENTThis means he will not be in D.C. for the GOP tax bill vote, which is expected to take place early in the week. (more...)
Israeli settlement activities continued in defiance of United Nations resolution: UN official Israeli settlement activities continued in defiance of United Nations resolution: UN official
- December 19, 2017

Britain and France, Washington's closest allies, said Monday they will back a United Nations draft resolution rejecting US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. It said the USA decision to veto the resolution showed once again that Washington had "lost objectivity" and that it was unacceptable for the Security Council to be left "ineffective" with such a move. (more...)
Richmond officer accused of firing shots in SF's Four Seasons hotel Richmond officer accused of firing shots in SF's Four Seasons hotel
- December 19, 2017

A San Francisco police spokesman said Monday afternoon that Sanchez, 45, was arrested and booked under suspicion of four felony charges: negligent discharge of a firearm, shooting at an inhabited dwelling, assault with a firearm, and vandalism resulting in damage of more than $400. (more...)
Tokyo approves deployment of two Aegis Ashore missile defense systems in Japan Tokyo approves deployment of two Aegis Ashore missile defense systems in Japan
- December 19, 2017

To expedite the introduction of Aegis Ashore, the ministry is also seeking 730 million yen ($6.4 million) in next fiscal year's budget to cover design costs and research fees to scout two sites in the Akita and Yamaguchi Prefectures as potential locations to deploy two land-based systems. (more...)
Japan Prosecutors Raid Firms Over Maglev Bids Japan Prosecutors Raid Firms Over Maglev Bids
- December 19, 2017

Spokesmen for the two companies confirmed that their offices had been searched by the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office and Japan Fair Trade Commission, after local media reported overnight that the two, as well as Obayashi Corp. Taisei, Kajima Corp. and Shimizu Corp., are also allegedly involved in the antitrust breach. The contract was worth around 9 billion yen (79.29 million USA dollars) and four contractors were originally interested in bidding for the contract when it was ... (more...)
Barcelona Confirm Paco Alcacer Ruled Out for 3 Weeks With Muscular Injury Barcelona Confirm Paco Alcacer Ruled Out for 3 Weeks With Muscular Injury
- December 19, 2017

A €30 million signing from Valencia past year, Alcacer has made 12 appearances for Barca this season, scoring 12 goals. "We think he will be ready in January", said Valverde on Saturday after Dembele returned to training this week. We have a week to prepare for the game and the best way to approach the Madrid match was to put in the kind of performance we had today, secure three points and boost confidence and morale. (more...)
Jayda Fransen Suspended From Twitter Jayda Fransen Suspended From Twitter
- December 19, 2017

The group's main account as well as those of leader Paul Golding and deputy leader Jayda Fransen were first blocked by Twitter on Monday, according to The Telegraph . Still, as of Monday afternoon, the purge wasn't as widespread as many had expected. The magazine responded to the Twitter ban with the terse message, "this isn't goodbye" and referred readers to a chat site frequented by white nationalists. (more...)
PM Modi Visits Lakshwadeep, Kerala To Oversee Damage Done By Cyclone Ockhi PM Modi Visits Lakshwadeep, Kerala To Oversee Damage Done By Cyclone Ockhi
- December 19, 2017

Referring to his visit to some of the affected areas in Kerala and Tamil Nadu on December 14, Gandhi said he felt the enormous pain brought to the people. In his first letter as the Congress chief to the Prime Minister, he requested PM Modi to help put in place adequate measures for strengthening the weather update system and advance cyclone warning communication mechanism in the coastal areas. (more...)
Sen. Durbin visits West Side school, urges Congress to pass Dream Act Sen. Durbin visits West Side school, urges Congress to pass Dream Act
- December 19, 2017

His bill would give DACA recipients a protected status to legally live and work in the U.S. About 1,000 people a day will lose their status, putting them at risk of removal from the country they call home unless legislators take action. To meet a procedural hurdle and pass the latter, they will need 60 votes in the Senate, which means winning over at least eight Democrats. "It's really essential right now. (more...)
Geese put together for highway sport towards New Jersey Devils Geese put together for highway sport towards New Jersey Devils
- December 19, 2017

Adam Henrique scored a goal and recorded an assist in a 5-3 loss to the New Jersey Devils. Noesen, the ex-Duck also playing his first game against his former team, scored the victor at 15:53 of the third period by converting the rebound of his initial shot and added an empty-netter to clinch it 6.6 seconds remaining. (more...)
Man who pulled weapon while in interview room shot | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer Man who pulled weapon while in interview room shot | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
- December 19, 2017

Arradondo did not say how many officers were involved in the shooting, how the man was able to hide the weapon and get it inside City Hall, or if he threatened officers with the weapon. An officer called out that shots were fired around 5 p.m.in Room 108, which houses the investigative unit of the Police Department. He was taken to a hospital but his condition was not immediately known. (more...)
Two firefighters injured on Thomas Fire Two firefighters injured on Thomas Fire
- December 19, 2017

Others in celebrity-packed Santa Barbara County were not as lucky after a firefight Saturday night, the Los Angeles Times reported . Crews battling the Thomas Fire hope to take advantage of calmer winds and cooler temperatures to try to get the upper hand on the massive blaze as it continues raging through Santa Barbara County. (more...)
A 'Coup' Against Trump? Fox News Suggests FBI Trying To Overthrow President A 'Coup' Against Trump? Fox News Suggests FBI Trying To Overthrow President
- December 19, 2017

He then began an interview with White House adviser Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayaOffice opens case file into accusation that Conway broke the law Conway: North Korea's Kim Jong Un insulted Trump first Conway: "Rush" to politicize Texas shooting is "disrespectful to the dead" MORE in which the chyron read, " A coup in America? ". (more...)
Analog Devices (ADI) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub
- December 19, 2017

Cohen & Steers Inc, which manages about $37.72 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Colony Starwood Homes by 1.97M shares to 11.13 million shares, valued at $381.73M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Among 29 analysts covering Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. $785,759 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (more...)
Healthcare Realty Trust (HR) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Morgan Stanley
- December 19, 2017

Bronson Point Management Llc owns 490,000 shares or 5.09% of their USA portfolio. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Ltd Com holds 16,622 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $118.00 target price on the stock. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Monday, November 9 by Miller Tabak. J.P. Morgan downgraded Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) on Tuesday, September 26 to "Hold" rating. (more...)
Mr 2Kay Robbery: Burna Boy pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail Mr 2Kay Robbery: Burna Boy pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail
- December 19, 2017

Burna Boy was on Monday arraigned before an Ikeja chief magistrates' court for allegedly being an auxiliary to the Mr 2kay armed robbery attack. He had been declared wanted by the state Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, on November 20, but he later appeared at the command on Friday. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski helps in surprise scholarship reveal for Texas Tech player Rob Gronkowski helps in surprise scholarship reveal for Texas Tech player
- December 19, 2017

So the news Parker received Monday was perhaps less surprising than how it was delivered. Parker continually showed the moment wasn't bigger than he was by making big play after big play. To get a scholarship is a deserved reward for that hard work, but getting a shoutout from a Texas Tech great and Gronk in front of the entire team has to be unlike anything Parker could have imagined. (more...)
Pentagon funded program looking into UFO sightings Pentagon funded program looking into UFO sightings
- December 19, 2017

The Pentagon ran a secretive five-year program to investigate UFO sightings, spending US$22 million before it was shut down due to cost, it has been disclosed. AATIP had funds earmarked until 2012, though sources told the New York Times it has continued to operate and investigate potential sightings. "They are happy to lurk unrecognized in the noise, or even to stir it up as camouflage". (more...)
Navas CONCACAF Player of the Year
- December 19, 2017

The jury, comprised of the captains and coaches of the North, Central American and Caribbean Football Association, along with journalists and fans, pointed to the Costa Rica keeper's exceptional season during which he helped Real Madrid to the Liga and Champions League titles and played a key part in his country's qualification for the 2018 World Cup . (more...)
Judge orders Trump admin to allow two undocumented immigrants to have abortions Judge orders Trump admin to allow two undocumented immigrants to have abortions
- December 19, 2017

Paxton previously said the ACLU was using the Texas " Jane Doe " case to try to "create a right to abortion for anyone on earth who enters the USA illegally". A United States court on Monday heard arguments from lawyers for two pregnant teenaged immigrants who are being prevented from having abortions while in custody. (more...)
Democrats Should Follow the Doug Jones Playbook on Abortion Rights Democrats Should Follow the Doug Jones Playbook on Abortion Rights
- December 19, 2017

Sen. -elect Doug Jones insisted Sunday that he will break with Democrats and vote with Senate Republicans whenever he thinks it's in the best interest of the people of Alabama . But it was created by a near earthquake-like shift in Alabama's political landscape. To avoid litigation, many websites such as USA Mirror News have a disclaimer stating the website is a "satirical publication that may sometimes appear to be telling the truth". (more...)
Quant Scores & Investor Update on Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH)
- December 19, 2017

Bank Of Nova Scotia Trust Company who had been investing in Fedex Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $64.37B market cap company. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. (more...)
Singapore's November export growth slows, weighed by non-electronics goods Singapore's November export growth slows, weighed by non-electronics goods
- December 19, 2017

The exports boom has benefited Singapore and other trade-dependent Asian economies, particularly for makers of electronics products and components such as semiconductors. Both electronic and non-electronic exports increased year on year in November. While the on-year growth in non-electronic products exports slowed in November from its previous hot pace, it remained at a double digit pace at 10.6 percent. (more...)
Istanbul Court Orders Conditional Release Of German Reporter, Tolu Istanbul Court Orders Conditional Release Of German Reporter, Tolu
- December 19, 2017

She has denied the accusations. Speaking at a news conference in Berlin, Merkel said the ruling was "a good news", but she also urged caution and stressed that the trial was not over. German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert said it marked "in no way an end to the case of Mesale Tolu". "We see this as a very positive step", he said. (more...)
Hawe family inquest begins in Cavan Hawe family inquest begins in Cavan
- December 19, 2017

Gda Ratcliffe told the inquest that a number of weapons were found in the house, including a knife and a small axe. A small axe and a knife was found beside the sofa, gardai told the hearing. The inquests are underway into the death of Clodagh Hawe and her three sons who were found dead at their home outside Ballyjamesduff in Cavan in August 2016. (more...)
Appeal Court rests Kogi East senatorial battle, declares seat vacant Appeal Court rests Kogi East senatorial battle, declares seat vacant
- December 19, 2017

The appellate court further ordered the sacked lawmaker to pay N1million to Isaac Alfa, who it held was the lawfully nominated candidate of the PDP in the election. Displeased with the decision of his party, Alfa in April filed a suit before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja seeking reversal of his party's decision. (more...)
Tencent leads $863m investment in Vipshop
- December 19, 2017

Tencent Holdings Ltd . the internet giant based in China announced Monday it was leading an investment of $863 million in Vipshop Holdings, an online apparel platform upping the rivalry it has across retail with the Alibaba Group. "Tencent needs to go from the backstage to the frontstage and that's what they've done". The purchase price will be US$65.40 per Class A ordinary share, equivalent to US$13.08 per American Depositary Share ("ADS") of Vipshop, five of which represent one Class A ... (more...)
Wolf vetoes bill to add abortion restrictions Wolf vetoes bill to add abortion restrictions
- December 19, 2017

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf made good on his pledge to veto a bill that would put heavy, new restrictions on abortion access. The bill, passed by the state's Republican-controlled legislature last week, is a "vile assault on women's ability to make their own decisions about their own health care", Wolf, a Democrat, said at a press conference. (more...)
Season's Beatings: Edison Mall fight includes child in stroller Season's Beatings: Edison Mall fight includes child in stroller
- December 19, 2017

The fight video has prompted Fort Myers-based WFTX to reach out to mall management to find out if there are plans to increase security during the holiday shopping season. Police say no arrests have been made. When officers arrived at the mall they found no ongoing confrontation, but returned two hours later in response to injuries reportedly related to the incident. (more...)

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