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Funeral honours firefighter killed in movie set blaze Funeral honours firefighter killed in movie set blaze
- March 28, 2018

Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro fought back tears while eulogizing the 15-year veteran of the Fire Department of NY. The cardinal, noting that Catholics are observing Holy Week, said Davidson gave his life for others, as Jesus did. The fire in a basement apartment was being used to film " Motherless Brooklyn ". (more...)
Ex-staffer claims Cambridge Analytica had worked for Congress Ex-staffer claims Cambridge Analytica had worked for Congress
- March 28, 2018

They do have offices there, they have staff there. "The whistle-blower has publicly confirmed that the Congress was indeed their client". Soon after the news broke, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters that this backed BJP's allegations that Congress used the services of Cambridge Analytica during the Gujarat Assembly elections past year. (more...)
No proposal to scrap Article 370, MHA tells Lok Sabha No proposal to scrap Article 370, MHA tells Lok Sabha
- March 28, 2018

Union Minister, Hansraj Ahir said that no such proposal was under consideration of the government now. The MP from Karnal in Haryana also asked what the status and the procedure for Article 370 was. "It is better for the development of the state, for peace and communal harmony to prevail, that it is abrogated", BJP's state spokesperson Virender Gupta said. (more...)
Church Leaders Shut Jerusalem's Holy Sepulcher Church over Tax Law Church Leaders Shut Jerusalem's Holy Sepulcher Church over Tax Law
- March 28, 2018

Recently, the municipality of Jerusalem al-Quds canceled a tax exemption it had granted to church-owned commercial property in the city, which in part made the christian officials shut the iconic church in protest. "Al-Azhar affirms its support for the steadfastness and defence of Palestinian population, especially Jerusalemites of their lands and holy sites", the statement concluded. (more...)
BJP, Congress, JD(S) welcomes announcement of election date BJP, Congress, JD(S) welcomes announcement of election date
- March 28, 2018

Let the Congress tell us how many seats will they give us, later we will decide how many seats should we give them. Meanwhile, in Bengaluru , KPCC President G Parameshwara welcomed the announcement of date for Assembly poll by CEC and said the party was "ready for the election". (more...)
Driver charged in fatal weekend crash Driver charged in fatal weekend crash
- March 28, 2018

Stephen Eller, 49, of Greensboro, was charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle. The vehicle transporting the victim to the hospital was involved in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Fifth and Martin Luther King avenues just north of downtown. (more...)
Area churches offer special services for Holy Week Area churches offer special services for Holy Week
- March 28, 2018

Easter Sunday sunrise service in conjunction with Kasbeer Church, 7 a.m. They'll be hosting along with Pine Bower Baptist Church, who is holding their annual Easter Egg Hunt and Cookout this Saturday, March 31 at 4 p.m. Good Friday Tenebrae service, 7 p.m. The restaurant will be hosting those wanting to take part from 9 a.m.to 10:30 a.m. on March 31. First Baptist Church Mooresville will also have Holy Week services in the sanctuary located including a Good Friday-Tenebrae Service on ... (more...)
(UTX) Shares Sold by HL Financial Services LLC
- March 28, 2018

About 11.53 million shares traded or 130.67% up from the average. Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund (CEN) has 0.00% since March 27, 2017 and is. Security National Trust Co decreased United Technologies Corp ( UTX ) stake by 9.45% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
State Police in Virginia investigating officer-involved shooting State Police in Virginia investigating officer-involved shooting
- March 28, 2018

A witness told officers someone in the vehicle pointed a weapon at the officer, who then drew his weapon and fired it, Chief Scott confirms. Jensen said officers rendered medical attention to the man until EMSSTAT arrived on scene. The department has placed the two officers involved in the incident on routine administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation. Master Trooper Brooks David said State Police was contacted Sunday to investigate the officer-involved shooting within ... (more...)
Smurfit Kappa sends revised offer packing Smurfit Kappa sends revised offer packing
- March 28, 2018

The latest proposal from International Paper (IP) is on the basis of €25.25 and 0.3028 IP shares for each Smurfit Kappa share. As of 09:52 BST, Smurfit Kappa's share price had given up 3.79 percent to 2,942.00p, significantly underperforming the broader United Kingdom market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index having climbed into positive territory and now standing 0.28 percent higher at 6,941.47 points. (more...)
Congress circulates draft proposal to move impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra Congress circulates draft proposal to move impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra
- March 28, 2018

The TOI article quoted Memon as saying "Congress heavyweights" had signed the motion. "Many parties like Congress Party, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Left parties and I think TMC have also signed it", said NCP General Secretary DP Tripathi. (more...)
Chinese Air Force launches exercises in war rehearsals Chinese Air Force launches exercises in war rehearsals
- March 28, 2018

The spokesperson said the Air Force also held separate drills simultaneously in the South China Sea involving the latest SU-35 fighters that China recently purchased from Russian Federation. The USS Mustin's operation was denounced by Beijing , reports the South China Morning Post . Ren called the move a provocation by the USA and said China resolutely opposes such actions because they harm the military relations between the two countries, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported. (more...)
Check Out Some Awesome Posters For 'Avengers: Infinity War' Check Out Some Awesome Posters For 'Avengers: Infinity War'
- March 28, 2018

In the original Avengers , audiences were first introduced to the tesseract, which contains the blue Space Stone, which made it rather fitting for Captain America ( Chris Evans ) and The Winter Soldier ( Sebastian Stan ) to grace the blue-hued poster. (more...)
Markets calm amid signs of US-China trade war truce Markets calm amid signs of US-China trade war truce
- March 28, 2018

After all, Friday's close represented the lowest the S&P 500 has traded since February 8th, and the Dow finished at its lowest point since November 22 of a year ago. Premier Li Keqiang said both the countries should maintain negotiations and he reiterated pledges to ease access for American businesses. U.S. equity markets appeared to have calmed in response to the news, following a tempestuous past week. (more...)
Mitt Romney goes extreme on immigration, attacks DREAMers Mitt Romney goes extreme on immigration, attacks DREAMers
- March 28, 2018

Senate in Utah, was asked about his conservative credentials during a question-and-answer session in Provo, the Daily Herald reported . Romney said he was opposed to that plan. Trump came under fire last week from immigration hardliners after he signed a $1.3 trillion omnibus bill which provided only $1.6 billion for border security funding, which was mostly for repairs or additions of already-existing fencing and explicitly ruled out recent wall prototypes Trump had viewed in California. (more...)
Ariana Grande: Confusion delayed firefighters from responding to Manchester Arena attack Ariana Grande: Confusion delayed firefighters from responding to Manchester Arena attack
- March 28, 2018

LONDON-Firefighters were not allowed to go to the scene of the Manchester Arena bombing for more than two hours because of confusion about whether an attacker was still on the loose, according to a report released Tuesday. Many key emergency personnel "exercised sound judgement". Officers from British Transport Police were on scene one minute later and declared a major incident by 10.39pm. (more...)
Alleged cult leader charged with sex trafficking Alleged cult leader charged with sex trafficking
- March 28, 2018

Sporting a blue T-shirt, close-cropped grey beard, dark-rimmed glasses and chains, Keith Raniere waived his right to an identification hearing during Tuesday's court appearance in Fort Worth. In an affidavit filed as part of the complaint, an agent with the FBI, Michael Lever, stated that his inquiry had determined that Raniere maintained a "rotating group of fifteen to twenty women" with whom he maintained sexual relations. (more...)
Trump reportedly suggested the military pay for a border wall Trump reportedly suggested the military pay for a border wall
- March 28, 2018

Trump has apparently already publicly made this declaration. While sources said Ryan didn't react to the suggestion, officials have said that "it was an unlikely prospect". In another meeting, Trump told his advisers that that the military could obviously afford paying for the wall because the latest budget included so much money for the Pentagon. (more...)
Under Analysts' Radar: Goodyear Tire Rubber (GT)
- March 28, 2018

About 320,361 shares traded. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( NASDAQ :GT) has risen 17.26% since March 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. Finally, TheStreet lowered Goodyear Tire & Rubber from a "b" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. Bbt Cap Mngmt Ltd stated it has 0.94% in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( NASDAQ :GT). (more...)
Iraq deaths: Swaraj retweets Cong. poll about her 'failure', gains upper hand Iraq deaths: Swaraj retweets Cong. poll about her 'failure', gains upper hand
- March 28, 2018

Till 2017, the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had insisted that the Indians would be presumed alive until there was evidence to the contrary. On March 20, Swaraj announced in Rajya Sabha that the 39 Indians who were abducted by the Islamic State in 2014 were killed and their body was recovered from a mound in Iraq's Badush area. (more...)
UConn downs SC, returns to Final Four UConn downs SC, returns to Final Four
- March 28, 2018

As Sameulson heads to her third Final Four following Monday's 94-65 rout of SC in the NCAA Albany Regional final Monday, she and the top-seeded Huskies are all right. STRONG ATTENDANCE: Albany had the best attendance of the four regionals, with over 10,000 fans coming on Friday night for the semifinals and 9,522 showing up Monday night. (more...)
FO cautions detractors against exploiting U.S. listing of Pakistani firms FO cautions detractors against exploiting U.S. listing of Pakistani firms
- March 28, 2018

The US Bureau of Industry and Security, Commerce imposed sanctions on the Pakistani companies on March 22, placing them on its " Entity List ", making it harder for them to operate in the United States and do business with US companies. Pakistan has arranged for such post-ship verifications by certain other worldwide suppliers of dual-use items to their complete satisfaction. "Pakistan's efforts in the area of export controls and non-proliferation as well as nuclear safety and security are ... (more...)
Stock's Risk Factors to Track - General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) Stock's Risk Factors to Track - General Motors Company (NYSE: GM)
- March 28, 2018

Lehman Financial Resources Inc. now owns 67,653 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $2,731,000 after buying an additional 4,050 shares during the last quarter. General Motors Company ( NYSE :GM) recent gain occurred on low volume with 9.28 million contracts changing hands on 26-Mar-18. They expect $1.31 EPS, down 22.94% or $0.39 from last year's $1.7 per share. (more...)
Tubby Smith to become High Point hoop coach Tubby Smith to become High Point hoop coach
- March 28, 2018

Tubby Smith is back in the college coaching ranks after a brief hiatus. Smith, who played for the Panthers from 1969-73, was sacked by Memphis two weeks ago after leading the Tigers to a 21-13 record. Smith was sacked this month after spending two seasons as head coach at Memphis. It's the seventh Division I head coaching job for the 66-year-old Smith and his fourth since 2013. (more...)
Man charged with sexual assault in Uptown attack Man charged with sexual assault in Uptown attack
- March 28, 2018

Police attend an incident at the Watergate Inn, Walmgate, on July 12, 2017. After returning from the play date, the victim told her father Wilson had touched her butt. The suspect was contacted on October 4, 2017, by police and in an interview he confirmed he would babysit both the victim and his 4-year-old grandchild while their parents worked. (more...)
Former Supreme Court Justice Suggests Repealing the Second Amendment Former Supreme Court Justice Suggests Repealing the Second Amendment
- March 28, 2018

Per Stevens, the ruling handed the NRA a "propaganda weapon of enormous power" and has been extended to defend the private ownership of assault rifles like the AR-15. Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens testifies before the Senate Committee on Campaign Finance on Capitol Hill April 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. (more...)
Protest as UK Labour leader under fire over anti-Semitism stance Protest as UK Labour leader under fire over anti-Semitism stance
- March 28, 2018

Since his nomination as the party leader, he has been forced to defend himself against accusations that some of his supporters are anti-Semitic. The party said Mr Corbyn does not oversee the complaints procedures. On Monday, Mr Corbyn wrote to both the Jewish Leadership Council and the Board of Deputies of British Jews to offer an urgent meeting after the groups organised a demonstration outside Parliament against anti-Semitism within Labour . (more...)
Schlitterbahn Owner Arrested Over Water Park Death Schlitterbahn Owner Arrested Over Water Park Death
- March 28, 2018

Miles surrendered himself to law enforcement on Friday in Wyandotte County. His bail was set at $50,000. The Kansas indictment is sealed. However, he is featured prominently in the indictment as the "principal designer and visionary" of the ride that killed Caleb. (more...)
Grace Mugabe linked to alleged ivory smuggling in Zimbabwe Grace Mugabe linked to alleged ivory smuggling in Zimbabwe
- March 28, 2018

Ms Mugabe (52) was said to have forced officials to grant her permits to export the ivory consignments, which were labelled as "gifts" for the purposes of their passage through customs, to a variety of world leaders. President Mnangagwa's Special Advisor, Ambassador Christopher Mutsvangwa , said the OPC was seized with the matter. We received a report from a whistleblower and some of her clients. (more...)
Egyptians cast ballots on 2nd day of presidential election Egyptians cast ballots on 2nd day of presidential election
- March 27, 2018

Voters can choose between Sisi, the general-turned-president who came to power after ousting in 2013 his elected predecessor, Mohammed Morsi, and an obscure politician who registered at the last minute and says he doesn't oppose Sisi's policies, Musa Mustafa Musa. (more...)

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