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Kabul explosion kills 3, injures dozens after deadly week of attacks Kabul explosion kills 3, injures dozens after deadly week of attacks
- January 29, 2018

The ambulance car-bomb is the worst terrorist attack to hit Kabul since a truck filled with explosives was detonated near the German embassy last May, killing 150 people. A spokesman from the public health ministry confirmed 40 dead and 140 wounded had been brought to city hospitals, and victims were still being brought in, according to local news agency TOLO. (more...)
Row over beef cutlets at college Row over beef cutlets at college
- January 29, 2018

College principal N. Sunil Kumar denied any wrongdoing. A controversy has broken out in a Kerala college over serving of beef cutlets. "They might have eaten it by mistake, but I am sure they were told that beef cutlets were also being served at the seminar". (more...)
In reversal, US EPA maintains restriction on Alaska mine project In reversal, US EPA maintains restriction on Alaska mine project
- January 29, 2018

Fishermen should understand that the announcement does not offer permanent protections to Bristol Bay but that stakeholders will now have additional opportunity to weigh in on the proposed project, UFA said. Army Corps of Engineers in December, after the company reached a settlement with the Trump administration last spring. "We have every confidence that Pebble's ultimate project design will meet the rigorous environmental standards enforced in Alaska and the United States, and that the EIS ... (more...)
Kabul Ambulance bomb toll reaches almost 100, scores wounded Kabul Ambulance bomb toll reaches almost 100, scores wounded
- January 29, 2018

The death toll of the Taliban suicide bombing in Afghanistan yesterday has risen to 103 people with over 230 injured. He called " decisive action " against the Taliban following the attack . Some foreign organisations are reassessing their presence in Afghanistan following the spate of deadly violence. However, the Taliban have dismissed any suggestion that they have been weakened by the United States approach and say they will only agree to talk when global forces leave ... (more...)
Donald Trump is ready to apologize for anti-Muslim retweets Donald Trump is ready to apologize for anti-Muslim retweets
- January 29, 2018

The leaders met at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday, where Trump said rumors of the pair not getting along are false. Many of them are unverified and often fake. ITV host accused Trump of causing "huge anxiety and anger in my country, because Britain First is basically a bunch of racists, fascists", prompting the U.S. (more...)
Australia's CBA names internal candidate Matt Comyn as new CEO Australia's CBA names internal candidate Matt Comyn as new CEO
- January 29, 2018

While Mr Comyn was considered a front runner, his appointment will nonetheless raise some eyebrows as his retail banking responsibilities included the roll out of the so-called intelligent deposit machines central to the money laundering charges. (more...)
Fitness tracker data 'reveal locations of military bases and personnel' Fitness tracker data 'reveal locations of military bases and personnel'
- January 29, 2018

Aerial heat maps released by firm Strava show all the activity tracked by users of its app which allows joggers to record their running routes. "Strava released their global heatmap ". The technology is used in fitness trackers such as Fitbit which it turns out are also popular with soldiers deployed in war zones. "Our global heatmap represents an aggregated and anonymized view of over a billion activities uploaded to our platform", the statement said, according to the Post . (more...)
Eagles Take Flight To Minnesota; Fans Give Team Super Sendoff
- January 29, 2018

They are now viewed as the most dominant franchise in sports, thanks in large part to Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick , and of course, Tom Brady . That Gronkowski hasn't practiced yet this week doesn't mean he won't be able to play in the Super Bowl, but it's hard to predict with concussions. (more...)
Fedeli will seek permanent leadership of Tory party in March 24th vote Fedeli will seek permanent leadership of Tory party in March 24th vote
- January 29, 2018

She described herself as inebriated. "The next steps are for the party executive to exercise their responsibility under the party constitution and chart the course for our next leadership election process where party members will select the next permanent leader of the Ontario PC Party", McNaughton, the Lambton-Kent-Middlesex MPP, wrote Friday before the executive announced its decision. (more...)
Detroit police officer shot, killed responding to call Detroit police officer shot, killed responding to call
- January 29, 2018

I would say to the folks of this city, when you see a police officer, thank them for their courage and their service". "He fell in love with the job and he died doing something he loved". Police said the suspect, Decharlos Brooks, fired 32 shots before going back into the house where he remained for more than three hours. Police fired tear gas into the home, arresting Brooks when he came out. (more...)
NY prosecutor to probe firm selling online followers NY prosecutor to probe firm selling online followers
- January 29, 2018

The publication of the report has led to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman taking an interest. "The growing prevalence of bots means that real voices are too often drowned out in our public conversation". Social media companies have especially come under scrutiny over their failure to stop the disinformation campaigns. The account of Twitter board member and member of the House of Lords Martha Lane Fox was also found to have benefited from fake Devumi followers, the report said. (more...)
UK Intends Brexit Transition Period Deal in March UK Intends Brexit Transition Period Deal in March
- January 29, 2018

President Trump said he predicted Britons would vote in 2016 to leave the European Union due to their concerns about immigrants streaming into the country from around the world. The comments could be seized on by Brexiteers to urge the prime minister to be harder in Brexit talks, but Remainers could attack Leavers for sharing views with the controversial and divisive president. (more...)
Maryland state police say accident shut down southbound 1-95 Maryland state police say accident shut down southbound 1-95
- January 29, 2018

The woman was taken by ambulance to Christiana Hospital in DE with life-threatening injuries, State Police said. "The victim, for unknown reasons, exited her vehicle on the shoulder of the road and entered the highway". Initial reports from the scene indicate that a woman was found badly injured and was rushed to Christiana Hospital with a trauma alert. I-95 SB traffic is down to one lane while Troopers investigate. (more...)
Major Update On The WWE Royal Rumble Status Of Ronda Rousey Major Update On The WWE Royal Rumble Status Of Ronda Rousey
- January 29, 2018

To me that first leaves Shinesuke Nakamura . The Kickoff will also feature the United States Championship Open Challenge , Gallows & Anderson vs. He conquered NXT easily when he arrived in June of 2016 and captured the NXT Championship less than a year later at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio during Royal Rumble weekend. (more...)
Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees
- January 29, 2018

The actress and activist also called on the United Nations and the global community to solve the conflict. "I admire refugees", Jolie told Al Arabiya. "It is soul-destroying" for Syrian refugees "to be made this dependent", Jolie said. The Hollywood star, at her fifth visit to Jordan since the outbreak of the Syrian crisis in 2011, sent a message publicly urging the worldwide community to do more to meet the needs of desperate Syrian families and the countries hosting them as well. (more...)
Constellation Brands (STZ) Price Target Raised to $250.00 at Macquarie
- January 29, 2018

Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ ) traded up $2.33 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $223.64. 1,273,994 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,290,000. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 21 by Gabelli. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Buy" rating and $243.0 target in Monday, October 16 report. (more...)
US Democrats seek to protect Mueller from being fired US Democrats seek to protect Mueller from being fired
- January 29, 2018

In the wake of the bombshell New York Times report on President Donald Trump's order of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's firing last June, Senate Democrats are now seeking legislation to protect Mueller, stating that the report has created an urgency for Congress to act. (more...)
Trump reiterates 'America First' but softening tone at Davos forum Trump reiterates 'America First' but softening tone at Davos forum
- January 29, 2018

But how accurate are these statements? Trump, who was the first incumbent US president to attend the Davos WEF forum since Bill Clinton in 2000, also took the time to show off the achievements of the USA economy since his administration came into power one year ago. (more...)
First Woman's Rep Blasts False Experiences About Melania Trump First Woman's Rep Blasts False Experiences About Melania Trump
- January 29, 2018

Trump is focused on her family and role as first lady, "not the unrealistic scenarios being peddled daily by the fake news". (Michael Wolff) says that I've been talking a lot with the President in the Oval about my political future. Kimmel announced the booking via Twitter. Mr Trump this week travelled to the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland, while Mrs Trump changed her plans to accompany him and instead chose to stay in the US. (more...)
Labour to purchase 8000 houses for homeless people Labour to purchase 8000 houses for homeless people
- January 28, 2018

He told the 's Andrew Marr Show: "When you have in the middle of an area where there is a lot of housing stress, many people rough sleeping". Corbyn said homelessness in the United Kingdom was "disgraceful" and "wholly unnecessary" as it emerged 4,751 people were living on the streets on any given night in England during the Autumn months. (more...)
US and Europe working on new Iran nuclear deal, says Tillerson US and Europe working on new Iran nuclear deal, says Tillerson
- January 28, 2018

Earlier this month, Trump vowed to stop waiving US sanctions unless the Europeans agreed to strengthen its terms by consenting to a side deal that would effectively eliminate provisions that allow Iran to gradually resume some advanced atomic work. (more...)
Israel summons Polish envoy over Holocaust bill Israel summons Polish envoy over Holocaust bill
- January 28, 2018

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki reminded the participants that a awful crime was committed right there. Meanwhile, late on Saturday night, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said in a tweet that "Auschwitz is the most bitter lesson on how evil ideologies can lead to hell on earth". (more...)
Tamil Nadu brings down hike in bus fares Tamil Nadu brings down hike in bus fares
- January 28, 2018

Commuters, students and political parties staged demonstrations with Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Working President M K Stalin demanding Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapadi K Palanisamy's resignation. "If it is not possible, then the Chief Minister should resign and go home", Stalin said yesterday. If indeed so, it should be immediately withdrawn. He said, around 22,000 government buses used to carry around 2.10 crore passengers a day in the state, and following the fare hike around 25 ... (more...)
Moreno Evelyn V Has $9.37 Million Position in Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN)
- January 28, 2018

Among 5 analysts covering Cypress Sharpridge Investments ( NYSE:CYS ), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Canon had 5 analyst reports since November 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. About 39.14 million shares traded or 37.10% up from the average. CYS Investments, Inc. (NYSE:CYS) has risen 1.73% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. (more...)
Sen. Grassley: Trump Ought to Let Russia Probe 'Work Its Course' Sen. Grassley: Trump Ought to Let Russia Probe 'Work Its Course'
- January 28, 2018

Mueller", she said. According to the reports , Trump argued that Mueller could not be fair because of a dispute over golf club fees that he said Mueller owed at a Trump golf club in Sterling, Virginia. According to the new report, that warning prompted Trump to take matters into his own hands, telling aides they needed to "fight back harder" and ordering them to orchestrate a smear campaign targeting the specific Federal Bureau of Investigation officials named by Comey, including Deputy ... (more...)
Seychelles, India sign new version of Assumption Island military deal Seychelles, India sign new version of Assumption Island military deal
- January 28, 2018

Jaishankar's counterpart in Seychelles, Barry Faure, was quoted by SNA saying that when the agreement was signed, the intention was not for India to take control of the island. Though a man with many laurels to his name, Jaishankar will be remembered for negotiating India's civil nuclear agreement with the United States. "We would like to relook at the agreement which does not have a legal statute on the Seychelles side". (more...)
Finland's president headed for re-election Finland's president headed for re-election
- January 28, 2018

Finns have re-elected their popular and pragmatic president Sauli Niinisto, who is credited for maintaining a balanced relationship with the nation's powerful neighbour Russian Federation at a time of simmering relations between Moscow the West. (more...)
Trump sends clarification letter to African leaders amid 'shithole' scandal Trump sends clarification letter to African leaders amid 'shithole' scandal
- January 28, 2018

Trump defended himself on Twitter , saying: "The language used by me. was tough, but this was not the language used". Many in Africa were taken aback by the comments after almost a year of little attention by the Trump administration to the world's second most populous continent. (more...)
Incumbent Anastasiades leads Cyprus vote, followed by left-wing candidate Incumbent Anastasiades leads Cyprus vote, followed by left-wing candidate
- January 28, 2018

The candidates that will play a major in the elections are current president, Nicos Anastasiades , from Democratic Alarm (DISY), Nikolas Papadopoulos from the Democratic Party (DIKO), Stavros Malas , from the Restructuring Party of the Working People (AKEL), Yiorgos Lillikas, from the Citizen's Alliance party, and Christos Christou, from the National People's Front (ELAM). (more...)
There's Still Time To Get A Flu Shot There's Still Time To Get A Flu Shot
- January 28, 2018

This follows a severe season in Australia during the U.S. summer. That question bubbles up every year as influenza sweeps the nation. Children still make up the largest number of infections, however. "With the flu you do typically suffer more of the body aches, the fever and the chills". More importantly a 2017 study revealed that patients who had a flu vaccine were less likely to be hospitalized which suggests the possibility of fewer deaths. (more...)

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