Iran removes death penalty for some drugs offences

The change in law is set to apply retroactively , meaning that up to 5,000 prisoners could evade execution after Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani asked officials to halt executions of those affected by the new amendments. "There are now an estimated 5,000 pe... More..

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi: Army admission on killings a 'positive step'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Myanmar's Suu Kyi: Army admission on killings a 'positive step'

Some 655,000 Rohingya have fled western Rakhine state to Bangladesh since August, carrying with them consistent accounts of atrocities by Myanmar's army. On December 18, the military announced a mass grave cont...More..

Trump reportedly asks: Who's the 'pretty Korean lady'?
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump reportedly asks: Who's the 'pretty Korean lady'?

The story came out the day after was accused of using the term "s***hole countries" to describe Haiti and certain nations in Africa during a bipartisan immigration meeting. However, Trump wasn't looking for thi...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Stryker Corp (NYSE:SYK) Institutional Investors Q3 2017 Sentiment

About 602,592 shares traded. To adjust for differences in capital structure we'll use EBITDA margin and Return on Investment (ROI) as measures of profitability and return ., compared to an EBITDA margin of 21....More..

United Kingdom won't pay to access single market post-Brexit
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

United Kingdom won't pay to access single market post-Brexit

Despite the UK's faith in striking a special Brexit agreement, Brussels has repeatedly stressed that London will not be able to "cherry pick" a favorable trade relationship while refusing the free movement of...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

I would beat Oprah in election

I did one of her last shows. After the event, throngs of admirers started encouraging the founder of OWN television station to run for president in 2020. On Tuesday, King suggested that her best friend's ...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

White House doctor: Donald Trump in 'excellent health'

And there is no disputing the value they add to American society". Dr. Rodney Charitable is a design engineer in the defense industry and a Haitian immigrant who said the portrayal of his country is offensive. ...More..

Balochistan Assembly elects Abdul Quddus Bizenjo as new CM
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Balochistan Assembly elects Abdul Quddus Bizenjo as new CM

Manzoor Kakar of PashtukhuwaMap also voted for new elected Chief Minister. On January 09, former chief minister Sanaullah Zehri stepped down from his post following mounting pressure in the wake of no-trust m...More..

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT), there were 44 new positions totaling 4,790,925 shares of the company's stock. The stock has a market capital...More..

Zainab killer to be arrested within 36 hours: LHC
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Zainab killer to be arrested within 36 hours: LHC

Her parents had been in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah (the lesser pilgrimage), according to her family, and she had been living with a maternal aunt. The victim was later found in a pile of rubbish. He added th...More..

Martha McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Martha McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest

Kelli Ward , the former state senator who lost her primary challenge previous year against Arizona Sen. McSally, who has always been expected to run and is the preferred candidate of Senate GOP officials, lau...More..

Sex Offender Allowed To Finish College Before Continuing Sentence
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Sex Offender Allowed To Finish College Before Continuing Sentence

Neurauter was a student at the University of Calgary". More than 53,000 people have signed on a petition calling on the university to expel Neurauter. While Marshall acknowledged the outcry over the case, s...More..

Team GB set medal target for 2018 Winter Olympics
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Team GB set medal target for 2018 Winter Olympics

In all, the network will produce 50 hours of livestreamed VR content. On-Demand Highlights: Post-event, on-demand 3- to 5-minute features will be available showcasing the best moments from each event. Fully P...More..

Modi pays tributes to Shastri on his death anniv
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Modi pays tributes to Shastri on his death anniv

The same report quotes Agnihotri as saying, "Shastriji's death has been a big mystery and there have been a lot of theories around it". He died on this day in 1966 in Tashkent after signing Tashkent Agreement o...More..

'N. Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site Shows Significant Tunneling Activity'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'N. Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site Shows Significant Tunneling Activity'

The images also show increased activity at the south of the site, which could also indicate that another nuke test is imminent. The North Korea monitoring site said on Thursday that throughout December 2017, ...More..

North Korea offers talk on art troupe's visit to Olympics
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

North Korea offers talk on art troupe's visit to Olympics

According to Lee, the delegation will be made up of officials, athletes and cheerleaders, as part of Pyongyang's proposal at the first inter-Korean meeting held on Tuesday after two years. North Korea has yet t...More..

Donald Trump Says US Could 'Conceivably' Return To Paris Climate Deal
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Donald Trump Says US Could 'Conceivably' Return To Paris Climate Deal

However, he insisted that Paris Agreement, which the worldwide community signed in 2015 with the aim of combating climate change by limiting global temperature rise to well below two degrees Celsius, was "a bad...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

SC seeks judge Loya's autopsy report, says matter needs bi-parte hearing

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear a PIL seeking an independent probe into the death of Sohrabuddin fake encounter case trial judge B M Loya, which the petition alleged to have happened under suspi...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump lashes out at Feinstein for releasing transcript

Cohen has since denied the allegations of conspiracy: "I can tell you for certainty that neither I nor the president were involved, at any point in time, with this Russian conspiracy", Cohen said to Vanity ...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump reacts to description of African countries, Haiti as 'shithole'

John Cornyn, the No. 2 Senate Republican , reiterated on Thursday after the White House meeting that a deal would only move for a vote with a clear message from the President that he would sign it. I use t...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Banco De Chile (BCH) Hits New 1-Year High at $102.11

The stock is a Buy among 1 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. On Friday, September 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". Price-earnings ratio, also known as P/E ratio, is a tool t...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

President Trump's comments on Haiti, El Salvador and African nations

Durbin explicitly said Trump described nations from Africa as "shitholes" when discussing immigration from those countries during the meeting. Durbin has been working toward an immigration agreement with R...More..

Trump's Year: Congress Bickers Over Russia, Mueller Looms
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump's Year: Congress Bickers Over Russia, Mueller Looms

Later, in a joint news conference, Solberg said, "Norway's combating climate change". Helge Ogrim, a veteran journalist who used to cover the United States for the Norwegian News Agency, said of Mr. "But when...More..

India, China will soon have a hotline: Army Chief
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

India, China will soon have a hotline: Army Chief

Gen. Rawat said the government was considering procuring the missile system from Israel using the government-to- government route. The top military general said: "We are not getting into alliances but we are ...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Win Butler & other musicians respond to Trump's "shithole countries" comments

DACA is short for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. It is disparaging to people in the United States who are from these countries. Trump used the term during a meeting on Thursday with bipartisan la...More..

Bekir Bozdag criticizes Turkish Constitutional Court's ruling
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Bekir Bozdag criticizes Turkish Constitutional Court's ruling

Anadolu Agency said the Constitutional Court ruled Thursday that the rights of Sahin Alpay and Mehmet Altan had been infringed by their continued imprisonment — a decision that could pave the way for the re...More..

Dem rep promises to start Trump impeachment within a week
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Dem rep promises to start Trump impeachment within a week

Congressman Al Green speaks to media during a press conference in. "I'm going to be on the right side of history", Green said. Impeachment is a big agenda item for Green. "I love my country", Green wrote i...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

King's Journey: 2018 Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. supplement

The comments come amid global outage over a Washington Post report that Trump referred to people from Haiti , El Salvador and African nations as coming from " shithole countries " country during an Oval Of...More..

North Texas MLK parade canceled after funding pulled amid protest threat
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

North Texas MLK parade canceled after funding pulled amid protest threat

Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. The parade travels north on East Broad Street to Oglethorpe Avenue, west on Oglethorpe Avenue to Price Street, north on Price Street to ...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Steven Spielberg: Oprah Winfrey for president!

While the actress' co-star Tom Hanks, who Globes host Seth Meyers suggested should be Oprah's running mate if she chose to run, added, "I believe Oprah wakes up in the morning and both personally and prof...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Debate over whether Trump is racist revived by comments

The president is now denying the claim he made during an immigration meeting in Washington on Thursday. Activists marched from the Toussaint L'Ouverture Monument to the Little Haiti Cultural Center wavi...More..

Suspect in custody after Greyhound bus evacuated on I-94
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Suspect in custody after Greyhound bus evacuated on I-94

Kenosha County, Wis., sheriff's Lt. Rory Zuerlein said his agency received a call around 10 p.m. that an armed passenger on the bus was threatening other riders, the paper reported . Illinois State Police did ...More..

Korea qualifies for figure skating team event at PyeongChang Olympics
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Korea qualifies for figure skating team event at PyeongChang Olympics

The Torch-bearing opening ceremony took place on 16 December 2017 in Seoul , capital of South Korea, and countries from across the world were represented at the ceremony. The deal marks the first time that ath...More..

Donald Trump says Mueller interview 'unlikely'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Donald Trump says Mueller interview 'unlikely'

President Trump praises the relationship between the US and Norway during a joint press conference with the country's Prime Minister Erna Solberg on Wednesday. Asked during a January 10 joint press conferenc...More..

Carr lifts Penn State over Nebraska in overtime
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Carr lifts Penn State over Nebraska in overtime

Watson missed a 3-pointer on the Huskers' final possession, and the game went to overtime tied 65-65. But a 17-foot jumper from guard Tony Carr with 2.7 seconds left gave Penn State a 76-74 victory. The H...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Donald Trump repeatedly called African nations 'shitholes,' senator says

Trump on Thursday reportedly referred to the nations as "s**thole countries" in a bipartisan meeting on immigration reform. Trump reportedly made the remarks at a White House meeting on immigration on Thu...More..

Chopper with eight on board goes missing off Mumbai coast
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Chopper with eight on board goes missing off Mumbai coast

It was flying 30 nautical miles off Mumbai . The Indian Navy, too, has deployed its vessels for the search operation. On not knowing the whereabouts of the passengers or the pilot, ONGC alerted the Indian Co...More..

Mumbai boat capsize: 32 school children rescued, search operations for missing underway
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Mumbai boat capsize: 32 school children rescued, search operations for missing underway

The Indian Coast Guard has deployed ships to the site to conduct search and rescue operations. Two local fishermen boats were the first to reach out to the capsized boats. "Overloading is said to be the cause...More..

United States won't take unilateral action, says Pak
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

United States won't take unilateral action, says Pak

A top American general has told Pakistan's army chief the US military does not intend to conduct any unilateral strikes inside the country and both sides emphasized the need for continued cooperation to fight t...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

The president is racist - and that's only part of the problem

MA leaders are condemning President Donald Trump's alleged remark that immigrants from Haiti , El Salvador and Africa come from "sh**hole" countries. Not to mention the hurt those on the end of the remarks...More..

Parts of Tennessee under winter storm warning
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Parts of Tennessee under winter storm warning

Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 miles per hour increasing to 25 to 30 miles per hour in the morning. The forecast for Friday through Wednesday is calling for continued cold conditions. Now, we have ...More..

National Weather Service: Potential for flooding Friday into Saturday
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

National Weather Service: Potential for flooding Friday into Saturday

A flood watch will be in effect for the southern and midcoast areas from Friday afternoon though Saturday morning. In much of northern and western Pennsylvania, upstate NY and northern New England, the rain w...More..

Judge's ruling temporarily blocks President Trump's decision to end DACA
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Judge's ruling temporarily blocks President Trump's decision to end DACA

Judge Alsup believes the program should stay in place while lawsuits against Trump's decision to end DACA are sorted out and immigrants who now receive benefits under DACA should continue to renew them. "...More..

Macron annonce une loi contre les
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Macron annonce une loi contre les "fake news"

Les pouvoirs du régulateur, qui seront par ailleurs profondément repensés durant l'année 2018, seront accrus pour lutter contre toute tentative de déstabilisation par des services de télévision contrôlés ou i...More..

Penn National Gaming wins right to build casino in York County
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Penn National Gaming wins right to build casino in York County

The stock increased 3.78% or $3.125 during the last trading session, reaching $85.855. About 691,134 shares traded. It is down 1.69% since January 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Weiss Multi reported 279,389 shares....More..

Navy SEAL-Turned-Governor Denies Blackmail Allegations
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Navy SEAL-Turned-Governor Denies Blackmail Allegations

Louis home. Greitens and his wife, in a statement late Wednesday, acknowledged that the governor was "unfaithful" in his marriage before he was elected, but he denied taking any naked photos and threatening...More..

'Padmavat' to release on January 25
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'Padmavat' to release on January 25

The FIR was filed with Didwana police in March, 2017, in which complainants Virendra Singh and Nagpal Singh sought action against Bhansali and two of the lead actors in the film, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer...More..

Gardai rush to scene of 'incident' at Dalkey in Dublin
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Gardai rush to scene of 'incident' at Dalkey in Dublin

His remains were discovered at around 8.30 this morning in a lane way that leads to an Apartment block just off Convent Road. A technical examination is being carried out and there are up to six garda vehic...More..

US Lawmakers Say Cuba Knows Who is Behind 'Bizarre' Attacks on Diplomats
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

US Lawmakers Say Cuba Knows Who is Behind 'Bizarre' Attacks on Diplomats

Despite the lack of evidence, the State Department said it's "incomprehensible" that leaders in Havana don't know what made the Americans and Canadians sick. US media reported past year that USA authorities wer...More..

Ex-Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle charged with sex assault
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Ex-Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle charged with sex assault

Joshua Boyle will remain in police custody until his next court appearance, scheduled for January 8. Sources close to the family claim that Boyle told them of at least one forced abortion Coleman had while...More..