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Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack
- March 15, 2018

Mr Terna Tyopev, the spokesman of the Police Command in Plateau, confirmed the attack. Sunday Abdu, said suspected Fulani herdsmen swooped on the community Monday night and attacked everything in sight for hours, leaving at least 24 persons dead in the aftermath. (more...)
Canada's Trudeau accuses China of 'dumping' steel on global markets Canada's Trudeau accuses China of 'dumping' steel on global markets
- March 15, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada could use tariffs to fight any "increased pressure" of steel dumping into Canada aimed at circumventing new USA restrictions. The President and CEO of Dofasco says he is optimistic with Trudeau's work. "We have a whole suite of tariff and countervailing duties that are at our disposal to move forward and ensure that we are not accepting in unfairly produced or sold steel". (more...)
New CIA Director Oversaw Torture at 'Black Site' in Thailand New CIA Director Oversaw Torture at 'Black Site' in Thailand
- March 15, 2018

She served in a number of undercover overseas posts in addition to her work in Thailand, including as chief of the CIA station in London and the agency's base in NY. She will be reporting to a president who has soft-pedalled the threat from Moscow and scorns intelligence that it interfered in the United States elections. (more...)
2 people injured after shooting at UAB Highlands Hospital in Ala 2 people injured after shooting at UAB Highlands Hospital in Ala
- March 15, 2018

There is no additional threat to the public, police said. Campus officials say a campus alert was issued shortly thereafter urging students and staff to shelter in place, but that order was lifted around 7:45 p.m. (more...)
Pakistan vs Windies: Karachi to host three T20Is Pakistan vs Windies: Karachi to host three T20Is
- March 15, 2018

Pakistan's cricket authorities were on Tuesday forced to change the itinerary of their eagerly-awaited Twenty20 global series against the visiting West Indies because of the death anniversary of former Prime Minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. "Karachi people should welcome this". "Good news is that West Indies will play three games but these matches will be played in Karachi". Sethi also informed that International Cricket Council's security consultant Reg Dickason will visit Karachi during the ... (more...)
Greencore to restructure U.S. network as it warns on profits Greencore to restructure U.S. network as it warns on profits
- March 15, 2018

Unveiling a new US leadership team, Greencore said on Tuesday that Mr Coveney "will take a direct role in the strategic, organisational and commercial leadership of Greencore US, spending approximately half his time" in the market. " Greencore continues to make progress on its United States commercial pipeline, most particularly with its current large consumer packaged goods customers", it said. (more...)
UP by-polls: Congress loses deposits UP by-polls: Congress loses deposits
- March 15, 2018

The Congress had fielded Sureetha Kareem for Gorakhpur and Manish Mishra for Phulpur Lok Sabha seat. Phulpur seat was vacated by Keshav Prasad Maurya after he took over as Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister in September a year ago. (more...)
Syrian forces advance against Ghouta rebels Syrian forces advance against Ghouta rebels
- March 15, 2018

The ferocity of the assault has prompted condemnation from Western countries and calls from United Nations agencies for a ceasefire. Regime forces have advanced steadily inside Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of the capital since launching a deadly assault on the rebel enclave more than three weeks ago. (more...)
Analysts Outlook: Goodyear Tire Rubber (GT)
- March 15, 2018

About 636,142 shares traded. Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, brokerage firms have a price target of $36.63 on Goodyear Tire Rubber ( NASDAQ :GT). First Republic Investment Mngmt owns 6,862 shares. (NYSE:ABBV) or 245,560 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.75, from 1 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Restaurant chain offering Oklahoma teachers free meals through April Restaurant chain offering Oklahoma teachers free meals through April
- March 15, 2018

After years of seeing no action from lawmakers regarding teacher pay, teachers are giving them a deadline. Press freedoms are under attack now, more than ever. "It was weird to leave the building at this time, altogether because there are always people working", said Cesar Garcia-Morales, Third Grade Spanish Teacher at Eisenhower International School. (more...)
Slovakian PM to resign due to Kuchak's murder Slovakian PM to resign due to Kuchak's murder
- March 15, 2018

The crisis has been escalating in Slovakia following the murder of local journalist Jan Kuciak . His girlfriend, Martina Kusnirova, was also murdered in an attack at their home near the capital, Bratislava . The killings triggered mass protests across the country and calls for Fico's government to step down and hold early elections. In a joint statement, the pair denied wrongdoing. (more...)
Purdue professor recovering and wife dead, after missing persons report Purdue professor recovering and wife dead, after missing persons report
- March 15, 2018

Ei-ichi Negishi, 82, a chemist teaching at Purdue University in the neighbouring state of in, and his wife Sumire Negishi, 80, were reported missing Monday. Local law enforcement agencies are now leading the investigation. 82-year-old Dr. Negishi is a distiguished chemistry professor at Purdue University. (more...)
Trump stresses desire for quick NAFTA deal in phone chat with Trudeau Trump stresses desire for quick NAFTA deal in phone chat with Trudeau
- March 15, 2018

But as much as the steel industry has shrunk over the years, the US still produces millions of tons of it each year, Lardy says. Trump did say he expected both Canada and Mexico to take action to prevent other countries from sneaking steel into the U.S.by sending them to Canada or Mexico first. (more...)
Commerce announces antidumping duties on Canadian groundwood paper Commerce announces antidumping duties on Canadian groundwood paper
- March 15, 2018

Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a preliminary finding that some imports from Canada of uncoated groundwood paper used in newsprint were dumped, and imposed preliminary duties of up to 22.16 percent. Resolute Forest Products Canada and White Birch Paper Canada are the only exception. That comes on the heels of a 9.93 per cent countervailing duty that was imposed on the company in January. (more...)
Trump seeking to slap steep tariff on Chinese imports says report Trump seeking to slap steep tariff on Chinese imports says report
- March 15, 2018

Granted, other stocks aren't quite so richly priced, and not so likely to suffer - AK Steel stock, for example, sells for only an EV/EBITDA ratio of about 7, and Alcoa lands at 4. The WTO agreements set out "Security Exceptions", that exclude "any action which [a member state] considers necessary for the protection of its essential security interests. (more...)
Daesung fourth BIGBANG member to enter into military Daesung fourth BIGBANG member to enter into military
- March 15, 2018

According to Billboard , the song was penned during BIGBANG's sessions for 2016 album MADE , and features lyrics written by G-Dragon and T.O.P. " Daesung enlisted today and I am the last one remaining". Now that BigBang's Daesung , Taeyang and G-Dragon have begun military service, fans are missing the hugely popular quintet dubbed the Kings of K-Pop. (more...)
SA govt criticises Australia's response to land debate SA govt criticises Australia's response to land debate
- March 15, 2018

Under the current system, a refugee would first need to be referred by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to the Australian government. Mabaya said the South African government was clear that the matter was before Parliament for it to engage on it. "That threat does not exist", the South African foreign ministry in Pretoria told Reuters. (more...)
Nidahas Trophy: Onslaught from Sharma, Raina take India to 176/3 Nidahas Trophy: Onslaught from Sharma, Raina take India to 176/3
- March 15, 2018

Despite losing his partners at the other end, Rahim, who came in at No.4 started well, occasionally dispatching the odd balls to the boundary until Sabbir Rahman (27) joined him to add 65 runs for the fifth wicket . Rohit Sharma of India plays a shot. The final over was a bit of an anti-climax with Bangladesh's best bowler Rubel Hossain (2/27 in 4 overs) keeping things tight and giving away only four runs. (more...)
Statement on coverage of Seth Rich murder investigation Statement on coverage of Seth Rich murder investigation
- March 15, 2018

Published May 16, 2017, on the Fox News website, the article alleged that Mr. Filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY, the suit also names Fox News reporter Malia Zimmerman and Texas businessman Ed Butowsky , who are accused of playing a critical role in the spread of the conspiracy theory . (more...)
Yes Bank acquires 17.3% in Fortis Healthcare after Supreme Court order Yes Bank acquires 17.3% in Fortis Healthcare after Supreme Court order
- March 15, 2018

The acquired shares amounted to 17.31 percent of the total diluted share capital of the company with a similar amount of voting rights, the filing added. Fortis Healthcare is in the midst of a takeover battle, while there have been reports that worldwide private equity major TPG-backed Manipal Hospitals is in advanced talks to merge Fortis with itself. (more...)
Signet Jewelers (SIG) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
- March 15, 2018

About 632,461 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.03% the S&P500. Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management Llp decreased its stake in Criteo S A (CRTO) by 67.66% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Credit Agricole S A owns 30,000 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Comerica Retail Bank reported 0.01% stake. Abrams Bison Investments Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 23.48% stake. (more...)
Cousins to visit Vikings first and deal is expected Cousins to visit Vikings first and deal is expected
- March 15, 2018

But his production declined last season with Rodgers sidelined much of the year by a collarbone injury. The New York Jets also have been in the mix for Cousins , who has passed for 4,000 or more yards each season since becoming Washington's starter in 2015. (more...)
Jordan Peele & Keegan-Michael Key Teaming Up For Animated Netflix Film Jordan Peele & Keegan-Michael Key Teaming Up For Animated Netflix Film
- March 15, 2018

Peele is also co-writing the script with Selick and Clay McLeod Chapman. This project has been in the works for several years , but it is finally going forward with Netflix providing the financing and the distribution. Argentinian artist Pablo Lobato will be designing all the characters for " Wendell and Wild ". Peele and Key became household names with their Primetime Emmy-winning sketch comedy series Key and Peele (2012-2015), and in 2016 they produced, wrote and starred in the ... (more...)
Help Workers Without a Trade War Help Workers Without a Trade War
- March 15, 2018

On the other hand, the U.S.is not in a rush for the negotiations to revise a free trade agreement with South Korea, which was not exempted from the new rule. So many people are obsessed with criticizing everything Trump does or doesn't do that they repeatedly fail in these efforts, and then can't resist advertising their failure. (more...)
Former President Barack Obama Releases His Official 2018 March Madness Brackets Former President Barack Obama Releases His Official 2018 March Madness Brackets
- March 15, 2018

The 28-5 Aggies are 5-point underdogs as of Wednesday to the 23-9 Tigers of the Atlantic Coast Conference. His Final Four? Virginia, UNC, Villanova and Michigan State. Obama's picks aren't too shocking, but he does have five of the eight SEC men's teams winning their first-round games. Donald Trump (45) won't do one. (more...)
Mattis, Afghan Leaders Meet in Kabul Mattis, Afghan Leaders Meet in Kabul
- March 15, 2018

He said security forces are battling the Taliban on three different fronts, and the insurgents have launched several attacks on checkpoints around the provincial capital. The taunts follow a statement released late last week where the Taliban described the Afghan government as "illegitimate" and its peace process efforts as "deceptive". (more...)
Ruckus in Gujarat Assembly as Congress, BJP exchange blows Ruckus in Gujarat Assembly as Congress, BJP exchange blows
- March 15, 2018

The ruckus erupted during discussion over tabling the report of Justice D.K. Trivedi Commission in the Asaram Bapu case pertaining to the unnatural death of two children studying in the ashram in 2008. He was later suspended by the Speaker following which Congress MLA Amrish Der began speaking in his support. However, Dudhat said: "The BJP is trying to shift the people's attention from public issues like the death of children in Asaram Ashram". (more...)
Northwestern campus shelter in place now restricted to Englehart Hall Northwestern campus shelter in place now restricted to Englehart Hall
- March 15, 2018

Police descended on a graduate dorm west of Northwestern University's main campus in Evanston Wednesday for reports of shots fired, but authorities said they found "no evidence of a victim, scene or gunman". "If not on campus, stay away". The report comes as students across the country walked out of school to protest gun violence. "We're still treating this as an active investigation". (more...)
PM Modi salutes bravery of CRPF jawans killed in Sukma attack PM Modi salutes bravery of CRPF jawans killed in Sukma attack
- March 15, 2018

He said that yesterday morning, an exchange of fire took place between the CoBRA personnel (an elite wing of the CRPF ) and Naxals. Senior intelligence officials said Sukma , which was adjacent to 3,900sq.km of territory with no security presence, would continue to remain the centre of Maoist, or Naxal, activity. (more...)
Donald Trump Eyes Tariffs On Up To $60 Billion Chinese Goods Donald Trump Eyes Tariffs On Up To $60 Billion Chinese Goods
- March 15, 2018

The report, citing two sources which had spoken with the Trump administration, dovetails with an article in Politico which described the president's insistence on big tariffs. Announcement of new customs duties can happen next week. These gains have been enormous for everyone: The expansion of worldwide trade from 1980 to 2005 launched the greatest period of poverty reduction in world history, with a billion people moved out of abject poverty. (more...)

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