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Mount Airy Owners Win Bid for Mini-Casino Mount Airy Owners Win Bid for Mini-Casino
- February 10, 2018

One provision protects much of northeastern Pennsylvania from the construction of a mini-casino that could compete with Mount Airy Casino for gamblers. Mount Airy's bid comes after critics say state lawmakers gave it two sweetheart provisions in the gambling bill. Residents there weighed in on the news. (more...)
Really? Man Utd blame huge Trump tax cuts for cash slide Really? Man Utd blame huge Trump tax cuts for cash slide
- February 10, 2018

He said the signing generated some striking social media statistics. However, Manchester United FC, one of the biggest and most successful soccer clubs in the world, begs to differ. In a note to investors at the time, Train said he was "delighted" and "relieved" to make the investment, which he expects to be a "very rewarding commitment" of investors' capital. (more...)
Democratic memo release blocked over 'national security' fears
- February 10, 2018

This memo was put together by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Democrats in the House Intelligence Committee in direct response to the four-page memo by staff of Intelligence Chair Rep. The president has recently ratcheted up his criticisms of the FBI's handling of probes into Hillary Clinton's email server and has called the House Intelligence Committee's investigations into possible Russian meddling in the 2016 election a witch hunt. (more...)
Abe meets Moon in S.Korea Abe meets Moon in S.Korea
- February 10, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday expressed hope to form "true friendship" with Japan but said Japan must first look squarely at the countries' shared history. The ferry also left the port of Mukho and returned to the North immediately after the North Koreans departed for the South Korean capital. The North Korean delegation also included the country's 90-year-old nominal head of state Kim Yong Nam, who was expected to attend a VIP reception before opening ceremony . (more...)
Lovebug Starski Passes Away At 57 Lovebug Starski Passes Away At 57
- February 10, 2018

We all do it now, talk on the mic and DJ same time, but in the hip-hop world, Starski was probably the first to handle it". The world of hip-hop loses yet another pioneer. Last year, Smith told California-based independent music chain Amoeba Music that he indeed "coined the term 'hip-hop, '" adding, "I used to go 'hip, hop, the hip, hip the hopping.' You know it was just a nursery rhyme: nursery rhymes that coincided with the music and that's the God's honest truth". (more...)
Trans Mountain CEO Calls on Feds to Act in Pipeline Dispute Trans Mountain CEO Calls on Feds to Act in Pipeline Dispute
- February 10, 2018

She said the new system will help improve certainty to attract investments and prevent the polarization of sides and legal battles such as those now affecting the Trans Mountain pipeline project at the heart of the Alberta-B.C. Wine Institute, noted in a Canadian Press story in Thursday's Herald, "They're harming actual small farmers, which is ironic coming from a province like Alberta that understands agriculture and farming and all that goes into that". (more...)
Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for talks in the North
- February 10, 2018

After the opening ceremony, the North Korean delegates moved to Seoul and spent the night at the Walkerhill hotel, a riverside facility named after late U.S. The spokesman said Mr Moon also called for a quick resumption of dialogue between the United States and North Korea. "No one else in leadership can bring messages directly to Kim Jong Un". (more...)
Oppn alleges voice being muzzled, decides to boycott Rajya Sabha Oppn alleges voice being muzzled, decides to boycott Rajya Sabha
- February 10, 2018

The letter was signed by the Congress, the Trinamool Congress , Left parties and other opposition parties. Notices on issues such as complaint against West Bengal Governor Kesri Nath Tripathi and alleged neglect of Andhra Pradesh were before the Chairman. (more...)
Eaton (ETN) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at UBS Group
- February 10, 2018

Churchill Management Corp who had been investing in Eaton Corp Plc Shs for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $35.36 billion market cap company. It worsened, as 42 investors sold EV shares while 87 reduced holdings. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in EV. (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea delegation makes historic arrival in South
- February 10, 2018

China supports the conciliation and cooperation between South Korea and the DPRK, and hopes they will make joint efforts to further ease the situation on the Korean Penunsula, Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Han Zheng said in his meeting with Moon Thursday. (more...)
Trump pushes for more Republicans in Congress Trump pushes for more Republicans in Congress
- February 10, 2018

Hours earlier, the Senate had voted 71-28 in favor. The drama played out against a backdrop of tumbling global stock markets. The S&P 500 slumped 3.8 percent. A senior administration official had said Trump would sign the bill before noon but was unlikely to do so before 9 a.m., when federal employees would be back at work. (more...)
EU's Chief Negotiator Throws Doubt on Hopes for Quick Brexit Deal EU's Chief Negotiator Throws Doubt on Hopes for Quick Brexit Deal
- February 10, 2018

He insisted in response to British criticism that "there was no trace in my attitude of any lack of courtesy or an attempt to punish the UK". "There was also agreement on the importance of moving quickly in the negotiations to secure a trading relationship with the European Union that is as tariff-free and frictionless as possible following the implementation period". (more...)
Anti-Pakistan protests against Jammu terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Anti-Pakistan protests against Jammu terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly
- February 10, 2018

Two army men and two children were killed while four army men sustained injuries after Fidayeen stormed the Sunjwan Army camp on outskirts of Jammu city on Saturday morning. Muhammad Akbar Lone talking to mediamen said that he was a Muslim first and his sentiments were hurt when the BJP MLAs were shouting anti-Pakistan slogans. (more...)
Putin's Income Doubled Between Elections, Documents Show Putin's Income Doubled Between Elections, Documents Show
- February 10, 2018

In accordance with Russian law, the CEC has to complete the registration of the candidates by February 10, so that their names would appear on the ballots in the elections slated for March 18. The Obama administration considered releasing details of Putin's finances to embarrass him in retaliation for alleged Russian interference in the 2016 USA election, officials later told The Washington Post. (more...)
SolGen: ICC has no jurisdiction over complaint against Duterte SolGen: ICC has no jurisdiction over complaint against Duterte
- February 10, 2018

According to Reuters , President Rodrigo Duterte, President of the Philippines told the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate him for crimes against humanity but would prefer to face a firing squad than be jailed. "I would ask for the rare privilege of talking to you". Roque expressed confidence the move against Duterte would fail. "Moreover, the alleged deaths attributed to the war on drugs is because of lawful police operations and can not therefore constitute an attack ... (more...)
South Korea's President holds historic meeting with Kim Jong-un's sister South Korea's President holds historic meeting with Kim Jong-un's sister
- February 10, 2018

At the opening ceremony of the Olympics on Friday night, Moon and Kim Yo Jong shook hands in what appeared to be a friendly manner. Some local media reported system problems, including the Games website and some television sets, were due to a cyberattack but Sung said it was still too early to determine whether hackers had attempted to damage them. (more...)
European Union negotiator Michel Barnier warns Brexit transition period 'not a given' European Union negotiator Michel Barnier warns Brexit transition period 'not a given'
- February 10, 2018

Several diplomats and Brussels officials familiar with the discussions said a host of unresolved issues, including the Irish border, and British in-fighting over what kind of future trade relationship to ask for left many convinced the transition will end up being longer. (more...)
Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports
- February 10, 2018

The stock decreased 4.38% or $1.7 during the last trading session, reaching $37.1. About 1.92M shares traded. The Children's Place, Inc. Ternium S.A. (NYSE:TX) has risen 39.67% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 18 with "Hold". Of the 17 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track ADP 14 of them rate its stock a hold. (more...)
(XOM) Shares Sold by Checchi Capital Advisers LLC (XOM) Shares Sold by Checchi Capital Advisers LLC
- February 10, 2018

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) has declined 41.70% since February 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 24.76% the S&P500. Gould Asset Mngmt Limited Com Ca holds 12,727 shares or 0.47% of its portfolio. Investors bought shares of Exxon Mobil Co. Moreover, Copeland Capital Management Lc has 0.03% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). (more...)
US govt shutdown after Congress fails to vote US govt shutdown after Congress fails to vote
- February 10, 2018

Trump sought to address both camps on Twitter on Friday, lamenting that the package contained "waste" in order to win Democratic votes - while vowing to pursue talks on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. There is now a bipartisan spending bill on the table . GOP senators blasted the libertarian-leaning senator late Thursday, arguing he was delaying the inevitable passage of the budget deal. (more...)
Democrats Erupt After Trump Blocks Rebuttal Memo Democrats Erupt After Trump Blocks Rebuttal Memo
- February 10, 2018

Democrats on the House panel drafted their memo to counter claims in a document released last week by Republicans , led by committee chairman Rep. The four-page document alleged law enforcement officials misled the FISA Court by not disclosing in an application for a warrant to surveil Page that they were relying in part on information funded by Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Committee. (more...)
Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria Turkish warplanes strike Kurdish militia targets in Syria
- February 10, 2018

The villages of Nesriyya and Dukkan in Jandaris, western Afrin were cleared of PYD/PKK terrorists during the operation. Tension has been escalating between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies amid Turkey's ongoing military operation into the Syria's Afrin against the People's Protection Units (YPG), which Ankara considers as the Syrian affiliates of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), listed by Turkey, the European Union and the United States as a terrorist organization. (more...)
US Congress expected to vote on budget to avert government shutdown US Congress expected to vote on budget to avert government shutdown
- February 10, 2018

As the clock hit midnight, Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney immediately issued an order to close non-essential government operations. It also would increase the government's debt cap, preventing a first-ever default on US obligations that looms in just a few weeks. Both sides pressed for 89 billion United States dollar (£64 billion) for disaster relief, extending a host of healthcare provisions, and extending a slew of smaller tax breaks. (more...)
James Mattis says immigrants in army received't be deported James Mattis says immigrants in army received't be deported
- February 10, 2018

Defense Secretary James Mattis assured military service members who had been brought to the USA illegally as children that they will not face deportation , even if legal protections under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program expire. (more...)
Russian Federation sends North Korean 'slave' labourers home Russian Federation sends North Korean 'slave' labourers home
- February 10, 2018

Russian Federation has begun sending home thousands of North Korean labourers who have worked in "slave-like" conditions to fund Kim Jong-un's regime. On December 22, 2017, the UN Security Council unanimously voted in favor of a US-drafted resolution to introduce new sanctions against North Korea over its continued ballistic missile tests, as tensions on the Korean peninsula have been running high. (more...)
US President signs major budget bill US President signs major budget bill
- February 10, 2018

But the bigger drama played out on the Senate side. The S&P 500 slumped 3.8 percent. Indexes bounced back from the February 8 big losses, but stocks remain on track for their worst week in more than a year as interest-rate fears haunt investors. (more...)
Turkish jets resume airstrikes over Syrian Kurdish enclave Turkish jets resume airstrikes over Syrian Kurdish enclave
- February 10, 2018

She says the goal is to allow humanitarian aid and medical care to flow to more than 700 civilians in eastern Ghouta. "It's noteworthy that the extremists themselves and weapons for them, according to numerous witness accounts, are often transferred to the territory of Afghanistan by helicopters without identifying insignia", he was quoted as saying. (more...)
How to watch the PyeongChang Games Opening Ceremony How to watch the PyeongChang Games Opening Ceremony
- February 10, 2018

Moon, however, has looked at the games as an opportunity to pursue a diplomatic opening with North Korea, which sent leader Kim Jong Un's sister to attend the opening ceremony . NBC Olympics is the US broadcast rights holder to all Summer and Winter Games through the year 2032. After banning the entire team over the doping conspiracy, the International Olympic Committee opened a loophole to allow more than 160 "clean" athletes back in - and now more Russians are trying to force ... (more...)
Pence Gives Kim Jong Un's Sister the Cold Shoulder at the Olympics Pence Gives Kim Jong Un's Sister the Cold Shoulder at the Olympics
- February 10, 2018

As a sign of her status, the elder Kim Yong Nam offered her the seat of honor at the airport meeting, but she politely declined. As has happened so many times under the current administration, what they say and what they do are two very different things. (more...)
MPs from Andhra Pradesh lead protest in both Houses over state MPs from Andhra Pradesh lead protest in both Houses over state
- February 10, 2018

But as per the state government, the problem is far from over. In a statement submitted to the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, his Andhra Pradesh counterpart Yanamala Ramakrishnudu stated that a sum of Rs 3,217.63 crore is yet to be released by the Centre for the Polavaram project. (more...)

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