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Rabid Free Marketeers Reject Perry's Attempt To Protect Coal and Nuclear Rabid Free Marketeers Reject Perry's Attempt To Protect Coal and Nuclear
- January 11, 2018

The anti-nukes, the renewables "industry", and the Wall Street institutions that finance them, screamed that Perry's plan would " subsidize " "uneconomical" coal and nuclear. Meanwhile, in some parts of the country, the cost of electricity has been historically declining due to competitive markets. "While the grid's integrity is being maintained by an abundant and diverse supply of fuel sources today, the real question is whether or not this diversity will be here tomorrow", ... (more...)
Sen. Diane Savino defends breakaway Dem chief accused of sexual assault Sen. Diane Savino defends breakaway Dem chief accused of sexual assault
- January 11, 2018

Vladimer worked for Klein from 2013 to 2015, starting as a fellow and later becoming a policy analyst and counsel for the IDC. Savino, who has been romantically involved with Klein, said she had been with him the night of the alleged incident, which the staffer claims was outside of a well-known Albany bar. (more...)
US State Department Warns Against Travel to These 5 Mexican States US State Department Warns Against Travel to These 5 Mexican States
- January 11, 2018

The State Department had previously discouraged travel to all or part of the five states' territories but the new warnings are sterner, placing the drug- and crime-plagued states on the same warning level as Somalia, Yemen, Syria or Afghanistan. (more...)
Diplomats in Islamabad briefed on Pakistan's counter-terrorism efforts Diplomats in Islamabad briefed on Pakistan's counter-terrorism efforts
- January 11, 2018

Pakistani security experts have defended the government's decision to suspend defense and intelligence cooperation with the United States after the U.S. Days after the controversial tweet, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announced that Washington would withhold 255 million U.S. dollars in assistance to Pakistan from the Foreign Military Financing (FMF) fund, which is used to provide military equipment and training to friendly countries. (more...)
Body of Apopka angler recovered from Lake Okeechobee Body of Apopka angler recovered from Lake Okeechobee
- January 11, 2018

Please continue praying for the Kayler family". "The loss of his life touches the entire fishing community". Numerous agencies, including the FWC, United States Coast Guard, St. Crews found and rescued his fishing partner William Kisiah, 51, Thursday night. Kisiah eventually made his way to a marina and was subsequently hospitalized with hypothermia. (more...)
Trump says US could 'conceivably' return to Paris climate deal Trump says US could 'conceivably' return to Paris climate deal
- January 11, 2018

Trump reiterated that the USA could "conceivably" return to the agreement but he added, "The Paris accord really would have taken away our competitive edge and we're not going to let that happen - I'm not going to let that happen". This is not the first time Trump has hinted that the USA could rejoin the pact. "When you talk about interviews, Hillary Clinton had an interview where she wasn't sworn in, she wasn't given the oath, they didn't take notes, they didn't record and it was done on ... (more...)
ICE raids 98 7-Eleven stores in immigration crackdown ICE raids 98 7-Eleven stores in immigration crackdown
- January 11, 2018

Agents targeted two stores in Miami-Dade County, two stores in Broward County and one in Palm Beach County, ICE spokesman Nestor Iglesias said. 7-Eleven on Wednesday distanced itself from dozens of its stores targeted in sweeping raids by US immigration agents. (more...)
Dead woman found at Gwinnett Place Mall identified as Georgia State student Dead woman found at Gwinnett Place Mall identified as Georgia State student
- January 11, 2018

A woman who was found dead at Georgia's Gwinnett Place Mall shortly before Christmas has been identified as a 19-year-old from Lawrenceville, police say. Channel 2's Gwinnett County Bureau Chief Tony Thomas spoke with Man's aunt about her death, for Channel 2 Action News at 6 p.m. When asked about an update, Gwinnett County Police responded "We can not provide any more information than what is already in the news". (more...)
Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.15
- January 11, 2018

It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Dsm Capital Partners Llc sold 6.86M shares as the company's stock declined 0.61% while stock markets rallied. The stock of Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Bank of America set a $7.00 price target on Sirius XM and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, October 12th. (more...)
Historic Tunisian synagogue set on fire Historic Tunisian synagogue set on fire
- January 11, 2018

A representative of Tunisia's Jewish community told AFP that two Molotov cocktails were thrown at the entrance to two schools in the neighborhood, but their interiors were not damaged. Protests erupted in at least 12 towns across Tunisia on Monday, among them the tourist towns of Sousse and Hammamet, against price and tax rises imposed by the government to reduce its ballooning deficit and satisfy global lenders. (more...)
European powers to reaffirm support for Iran nuclear deal European powers to reaffirm support for Iran nuclear deal
- January 11, 2018

A senior administration official told Reuters on Wednesday that Trump's top advisers were recommending that he not reimpose sanctions on Iran that were lifted under the agreement between Iran, the United States and other world powers. Ahead of the meeting, Corker said he hoped enough progress had been made that Trump might not restore the sanctions. So far, the deal has helped defuse the Iran nuclear crisis and bolstered the global non-proliferation regime. (more...)
Trump Says Administration Taking Look At Current Libel Laws Trump Says Administration Taking Look At Current Libel Laws
- January 11, 2018

During the presidential campaign, Trump said he would open up libel laws "so when they write purposely negative and awful, false articles, we can sue them and win lots of money". Wolff has questioned Trump's mental fitness to serve as president of the United States and ostensibly revealed "facts" about him based on more than 200 interviews with Trump and his inner circle. (more...)
'Ill-advised attack': Trump's trade chief fires back after Canada broadens WTO fight 'Ill-advised attack': Trump's trade chief fires back after Canada broadens WTO fight
- January 11, 2018

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a statement that Canada's complaint is a "broad and ill-advised attack on the U.S. trade remedies system". Lumber Trade Council. Lighthizer called Canada's WTO claims "groundless" and said they "threaten the ability of all countries to defend their workers against unfair trade". (more...)
Jewels worth millions stolen in Paris Ritz armed robbery Jewels worth millions stolen in Paris Ritz armed robbery
- January 10, 2018

The officer said that three robbers were arrested and the other two got away. A tourist told Mirror Online bartenders at the Hemingway bar yelled at people to "get down" as the masked men smashed their way into the hotel. The Ritz-Carlton is located in the 1st arrondissement and overlooks the Place Vendôme. The hotel was bought in 1979 by Mohamed Al-Fayed, whose son Dodi was also killed in the fatal crash. (more...)
What PH's 'Level 2' ranking means in new United States travel warning system What PH's 'Level 2' ranking means in new United States travel warning system
- January 10, 2018

But some of the other country ratings may raise eyebrows - or global anger - even if the State Department says it is only presenting existing advice in a new format. Also provided with the new alerts are clear reasons for the advisories - with "C" for crime, meaning widespread violent or organized crime is present, "T" for terrorism, meaning terrorist attacks have occurred; and "U" denoting civil unrest, meaning political, economic, religious, and/or ethnic instability exists. (more...)
Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthplace upgraded to national historic park
- January 10, 2018

King, whether one participates in a day of service or visits a site with a direct connection to the man who moved hearts and minds in the struggle for civil rights and equality", said National Park Service Deputy Director Michael T. Working together with the King Center in Atlanta , literally thousands of volunteers all across the country will be taking part in the Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service. (more...)
Winter Storm Hunter Barrels Down on Midwest Winter Storm Hunter Barrels Down on Midwest
- January 10, 2018

After highs in the 30s today, temperatures are forecast to plunge in the wake of the snow. The National Weather Service in Reno reported Tuesday that 18 inches of snow fell on the top of Mammoth Mountain south of Yosemite National Park. (more...)
Trump says he wants action to help those affected by DACA decision Trump says he wants action to help those affected by DACA decision
- January 10, 2018

Bargainers seeking a bipartisan immigration accord planned talks as soon as Wednesday as President Donald Trump and leading lawmakers sought to parlay an extraordinary White House meeting into momentum for resolving a politically blistering issue. (more...)
Body of missing college student found in Orange County park Body of missing college student found in Orange County park
- January 10, 2018

Officials confirmed the case is being investigated as a homicide, and an autopsy will be performed Wednesday. Yet, NBC reports that attorney and family friend, Annee Della Donna, explained that Blaze and unnamed high school friend pulled up to the park in a vehicle, and the friend remained in the auto while Blaze got out to meet another friend. (more...)
Do Kendriya Vidyalayas promote Hinduism? SC seeks response from Centre Do Kendriya Vidyalayas promote Hinduism? SC seeks response from Centre
- January 10, 2018

Students of other religions have to compulsorily attend the assembly and recite it", said Vinayak Shah, whose children also studied in the Kendriya Vidyalaya. Besides, it was constitutionally impermissible as it was being enforced on children of the minority communities as well as atheists and others, the petitioner stated. (more...)
CBSE Board exams to be conducted from March 5 CBSE Board exams to be conducted from March 5
- January 10, 2018

So, before you go on believing the fake news regarding the release of the final CBSE 10th & 12th board exams 2018 date sheet, you are advised to rely only on the official website of CBSE. Exams will start from March 5th, 2018. Also, entrance exams for colleges, including the IIT-JEE, are held soon after the board exams are over, and aspirants need the window to brush up the entrance tests' syllabi. (more...)
Over 75 from TS, AP crack Civil Services main exam Over 75 from TS, AP crack Civil Services main exam
- January 10, 2018

The candidates will need to carry their original certificates in support of their claims pertaining to age, educational qualifications, community, physical handicap. The selected candidates those who cleared the mains will be called for the personal interview based on their performance which can be downloaded on 18th January 2018. (more...)
Senate passes pot legalization bill; sends to governor Senate passes pot legalization bill; sends to governor
- January 10, 2018

The state Senate on Wednesday gave final approval to a bill that would allow the recreational use of marijuana, putting Vermont on course to become the first state in the country to legalize pot by an act of the Legislature rather than through a citizen referendum. (more...)
DnB Asset Management AS Has $46.67 Million Stake in Tractor Supply (TSCO)
- January 10, 2018

It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500. First Financial Bank - Trust Division increased its stake in Accenture Plc Ie Ireland (ACN) by 5.09% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tractor Supply had a return on equity of 31.25% and a net margin of 6.04%. Retail Bank owns 4,755 shares or 0% of their U.S. portfolio. Retail Bank Of Nova Scotia has 0.01% invested in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). (more...)
Ethiopia bans foreigners from adopting amid concerns of child abuse and neglect Ethiopia bans foreigners from adopting amid concerns of child abuse and neglect
- January 10, 2018

Angelina Jolie adopted her daughter Zahara from the country in 2005 when the girl was only six months old. Department officials have suggested the numbers could rise if the USA adoption community helped to address some countries' concerns about ethics and oversight. (more...)
Pacific Biosciences of California (PACB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
- January 10, 2018

The stock increased 0.74% or $2.28 during the last trading session, reaching $311.39. CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) has risen 29.48% since January 7, 2017 and is uptrending. M Partners initiated the shares of PACB in report on Friday, April 15 with "Neutral" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, January 4 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (more...)
Obama Presidential Library Chooses Building Supervisor Obama Presidential Library Chooses Building Supervisor
- January 10, 2018

New details are emerging about the Obama Presidential Center including design revisions for a taller and sleeker museum tower and hundreds of new trees. They also wanted to encourage foot traffic into neighboring Woodlawn in hopes that surrounding communities could benefit from the visitors who drive in. (more...)
What Okorocha, Kalu said at APC rally in Abia What Okorocha, Kalu said at APC rally in Abia
- January 10, 2018

Governor Okorocha disclosed this at the party's rally at Umuahia Township Stadium in Abia State where he drew more support from the Igbos to support President Muhammadu Buhari for a second time bid. "The state is dead; they can not pay salary, leave allowances, pension and gratuity". "Oyegun said he had been invited to come to Abia since a year ago and having finally come to see things for himself he was convinced that Abia is now ready for APC". (more...)
Sherwin-Williams (SHW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Robert W. Baird
- January 10, 2018

About 523,178 shares traded or 14.55% up from the average. The Virginia-based London Of Virginia has invested 0% in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW ). Therefore 71% are positive. Citigroup boosted their target price on shares of Sherwin-Williams from $405.00 to $442.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. (more...)
Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave
- January 10, 2018

More than 650,000 Rohingya have fled into neighbouring Bangladesh since violence erupted last August, with awful stories of mass murder, rape and torture. "Some villagers from Inn Din village and security members confessed they killed 10 Bengali terrorists", the Facebook post said, using a term that implies that the Rohingya reside in Myanmar illegally. (more...)

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