Republicans ask Supreme Court to block redistricting order

Charles "Rocky" Rhodes , a professor of law at South Texas College of Law in Houston says the case before the Supreme Court is significant because of the earlier finding that racial discrimination was intentional. The judges ruled the maps discrimina... More..

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20-year-old Florida man wins $451 million Mega Millions drawing
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

20-year-old Florida man wins $451 million Mega Millions drawing

When he realized he had won, he called his brother first. Even before he found out about his big win, Missler had a hunch that he probably would strike it rich. The ticket was bought at the 7-11 Eleven at 7131 ...More..

Schools to close Tuesday for winter weather
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Schools to close Tuesday for winter weather

The Jefferson Davis Parish School Board also announced that it will be closing schools Tuesday at the urging of local authorities to remain off the roadways. "It's not melting and temperatures are going to be...More..

Here's what is soon going to be different about the Indian passport
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Here's what is soon going to be different about the Indian passport

These passports will have orange colour jacket and the ECNR passports will retain the current blue colour. The page now includes the name of the father or the legal guardian, the names of the holder's mother,...More..

Man charged over fatal
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Man charged over fatal "Call of Duty" SWATting

Barriss's online alias - " SWAuTistic " - is a nod to a unsafe hoax known as "swatting", in which the perpetrator spoofs a call about a hostage situation or other violent crime in progress in the hopes of trick...More..

Pittsburg woman arrested in Hwy. 4 crash that injured CHP officer
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Pittsburg woman arrested in Hwy. 4 crash that injured CHP officer

CHP officials are on the scene providing traffic control due to some closed lanes. Around 1 a.m., a truck driver that was passing by stopped and reported the incident to the CHP. 52-year-old Tammy Peggy Louis...More..

Child killed by family's newly adopted dog
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Child killed by family's newly adopted dog

His mother was also injured by the dog. The dog was killed at the home by Duncan police. Dodge said Remington had never done anything unusual and had been playing with his son the day before the attack. "And,...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) - Investors Alert

STATE STREET CORP lowered its stake in Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL ) by 1.5% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. ...More..

Palestine denounces Trump's peace plan, ends Oslo
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Palestine denounces Trump's peace plan, ends Oslo

The Council is the second-highest Palestinian decision-making body. Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas issued a furious response after U.S. He took particular aim at the U.S. ambassador to Israel, ...More..

Gallup: Uninsured Rate Ticked up 1.3 Points to Close Out 2017
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Gallup: Uninsured Rate Ticked up 1.3 Points to Close Out 2017

According to Gallup , the 1.3 point increase is an estimated 3.2 million Americans who became uninsured in 2017. This is the largest one-year increase since the start of the survey in 2008. The uninsured rat...More..

Salve appears for Maharashtra in Loya case, matter adjourned to next week
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Salve appears for Maharashtra in Loya case, matter adjourned to next week

I was going through an emotional turmoil. Although they did not specify the case, Justice Gogoi replied in the affirmative when asked if it was about the case on the death of Judge Loya. Shah and several top po...More..

DHS Secretary Nielsen Insists She Didn't Hear Trump's Vulgar Remarks
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

DHS Secretary Nielsen Insists She Didn't Hear Trump's Vulgar Remarks

Nielsen said. Dickerson noted that Nielsen will have to face Durbin under oath on Tuesday when she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The Homeland Security secretary was in the Oval Office on ...More..

Axa Decreased Symantec (SYMC) Holding; Metals USA (MUSA) Has 0.72 Sentiment
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Axa Decreased Symantec (SYMC) Holding; Metals USA (MUSA) Has 0.72 Sentiment

The company has market cap of $5.64 billion. It closed at $13.15 lastly. Aon plc (NYSE:AON) has risen 21.47% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. Ameritas Invest Partners Incorporated has 26,946 shares for...More..

Govt Withdraws Haj Subsidy, Says Step To Empower Muslims
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Govt Withdraws Haj Subsidy, Says Step To Empower Muslims

The central government on Tuesday said it has chose to withdraw subsidy given to Muslims for the annual Haj pilgrimage. "This is part of our policy to empower minorities with dignity and without appeasement...More..

Japan's Defense Chief Criticizes China Over Submarine Near Disputed Islands
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Japan's Defense Chief Criticizes China Over Submarine Near Disputed Islands

PLAN incursions are rarer, but in the summer of 2016, for example, a PLAN frigate entered the contiguous zone around the Senkakus for the first time in more than a decade. Stars and Stripes cites a statement...More..

Cuomo's favorability rating highest since 2014
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cuomo's favorability rating highest since 2014

That's also a significant boost from the 52-43 percent rating he enjoyed from likely NY voters in November. Cuomo is expected to seek a third term in the fall. "Taxes is the top issue for Republicans and indepe...More..

Trump claims misquote over North Korea leader
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump claims misquote over North Korea leader

Largely at the behest of the U.S., South Korean negotiators made "denuclearizing" the Peninsula - essentially, disarming North Korea - a key part of their diplomatic offer. It is also unclear what Trump meant...More..

Shutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusive
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Shutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusive

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has not told Senate Democrats it's an issue he wants to work on. "No, we're not going to do that", Ryan said Friday during an event in his home state of Wisconsi...More..

Americans Traveling To North Korea Advised To Plan Their Funerals
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Americans Traveling To North Korea Advised To Plan Their Funerals

Americans wishing to travel to North Korea have been warned by officials they might be going to their deaths and they should plan for unforeseen circumstances before leaving. "For instance, we may advise USA ci...More..

Omnicom Group (OMC) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.21
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Omnicom Group (OMC) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.21

It has underperformed by 15.55% the S&P500. Boston Research & Management Inc increased its stake in Omnicom Group Inc Com ( OMC ) by 13.91% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Omnicom...More..

Sri Lanka president re-imposes ban on women buying alcohol
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Sri Lanka president re-imposes ban on women buying alcohol

India's Minister of Law & Justice and Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad who is now visiting Sri Lanka from January 14-17 called on President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister R...More..

Inspection reports show violations at Mar-a-Lago
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Inspection reports show violations at Mar-a-Lago

Ten other noted violations were deemed less serious under Florida s stringent food safety regulations, yet still damaging to the reputation of the upmarket club that charges a United States dollars 200,000 init...More..

Armenia ranked partly-free in fresh Freedom House report
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Armenia ranked partly-free in fresh Freedom House report

The 2018 edition covers developments in 195 countries and 14 territories from January 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017. Crimea scored nine points on the 100-point system. "Turkey's passage over the threshold ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc

Corporate insiders own 17.60% of the company's stock. Big Lots Inc now has $2.41 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.49% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $35.39. Hedge funds and other ins...More..

Maryland Pastor Denounces Trump With Pence at Mass
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Maryland Pastor Denounces Trump With Pence at Mass

I stand here today as your pastor to vehemently denounce and reject such characterizations. While the President has denied using the term, Democratic Senator Dick Durbin and Republican Senator Lindsey Graham ...More..

President Trump's 'DACA is dead' tweet leaves local DACA recipients anxious
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

President Trump's 'DACA is dead' tweet leaves local DACA recipients anxious

Mr. Trump's "shithole countries" comment came in response to a bipartisan proposal to cut the diversity lottery program in half and reallocate those visas to Haiti, El Salvador and African countries. He also sa...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump denies demeaning remarks against African nations

President are you a racist?", rang throughout the White House . Cotton told CBS' "Face the Nation" that he "didn't hear" the word used - "and I was sitting no further away from Donald Trump than Dick Durbi...More..

SPD Berlin chapter votes against grand coalition, polls more optimistic
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

SPD Berlin chapter votes against grand coalition, polls more optimistic

However, there is significant opposition to what is being proposed. The Berlin brunch of the SPD Party which will send 23 members to Bonn voted against forming a grand coalition with the Conservatives and tha...More..

China's Xi urges Trump to seek settlement of trade disputes
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

China's Xi urges Trump to seek settlement of trade disputes

The two sides need to maintain high-level contacts, bring the four high-level dialogue mechanisms between them into full play, and hold the second round of dialogues at a proper time, Xi told Trump, state-run X...More..

I am not a racist
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

I am not a racist

They also said that during the meeting, the President questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the US. Besides calling some countries and the nation of Africa " shitholes " Trump added that his pre...More..

PLO Votes to Revoke Recognition of Israel
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

PLO Votes to Revoke Recognition of Israel

Beyond that, Abbas attacked the USA ambassadors to Israel and the United Nations, David Friedman and Nikki Haley, calling them a "disgrace". Nabil Abu Rudeineh, spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas, said o...More..

Ex-Trump chief strategist Bannon to meet with House panel on Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ex-Trump chief strategist Bannon to meet with House panel on Russian Federation

Russian Federation has denied meddling in the election and Trump has denied there was any collusion between his campaign and Moscow. In December, Senator Dianne Feinstein, the ranking member of the Senate Judic...More..

Syria war: Turkey denounces United States 'terror army' plan for border
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Syria war: Turkey denounces United States 'terror army' plan for border

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reacted in anger Monday to a proposed US -trained force that could lead to Kurdish militiamen being stationed on the Syrian side of Turkey's southern border, threatening...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Goodyear Tire & Rubber (NASDAQ:GT) Given Media Impact Score of 0.10

Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Goodyear Tire & Rubber in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Therefore 58% are positive. Private Advisor Gru Ltd Llc has inv...More..

Personal Group Holdings plc (PGH) Insider Sells £13891.24 in Stock
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Personal Group Holdings plc (PGH) Insider Sells £13891.24 in Stock

The stock of GKN plc (LON:GKN) earned "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital on Monday, February 20. The stock of Bodycote plc (LON:BOY) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Numis Securities. Numis Sec...More..

DACA Must Remain in Place Pending Litigation, Federal Judge Rules
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

DACA Must Remain in Place Pending Litigation, Federal Judge Rules

The plan would aim to limit family-based or so-called chain migration, end the visa lottery system and beef up border security measures. "As to what sort of immigration legislation he would approve, Trump ...More..

Inventor Peter Madsen charged with murdering journalist
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Inventor Peter Madsen charged with murdering journalist

The episode ended with the submarine sinking, Madsen escaping, and Wall's dismembered body being washed up on the shores of Copenhagen days later. Madsen has been charged with premeditated murder in addition ...More..

Here comes Fionn! Weather warning as fresh storm heads to Blackpool
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Here comes Fionn! Weather warning as fresh storm heads to Blackpool

It's expected that the storm will make its way through the country later this evening, continuing into tonight "with gusts of up to 120 km/h and a risk of coastal flooding". during the day. This week, we're g...More..

The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dead
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dead

But a naturally reserved singer, O'Riordan often struggled with fame, leaving her native Ireland for several years to avoid the spotlight. "Irish and worldwide singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly in Lo...More..

Quarterback Quinten Dormady announces transfer from UT
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Quarterback Quinten Dormady announces transfer from UT

A shoulder injury plagued Dormady throughout the first part of the season, and he played through it before deciding to undergo surgery in late October. Dormady finished his career at UT 100-176 passing for 1,28...More..

PM Modi inaugurates work commencement of Barmer refinery in Rajasthan
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

PM Modi inaugurates work commencement of Barmer refinery in Rajasthan

The Congress says that the foundation stone for the Barmer refinery was laid by then party chief Sonia Gandhi when the Ashok Gehlot government was in power in 2013, and blames the Raje government for dela...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Martin Investment Management Trimmed Stryker (SYK) Holding; Energous (WATT)'s Sentiment Is 1.42

It has outperformed by 8.25% the S&P500. Hartline Investment Corp increased its stake in Middleby Corp (MIDD) by 4.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It is positive, as 52 investor...More..

Deadly fugu fish flub prompts Japan emergency warning
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Deadly fugu fish flub prompts Japan emergency warning

The fish, known as fugu, is an expensive winter delicacy but requires a license to prepare because of the dangers of mishandling. Two of the packages have been located but three others are still missing, acco...More..

Trump's war of words over immigration sparks fears of a government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump's war of words over immigration sparks fears of a government shutdown

First, here's NPR's Scott Horsley. The statements drew quick and widespread condemnation and resulted in Trump reversing his vow to sign whatever DACA deal lawmakers came up with. JOHN DICKERSON: But the se...More..

Based Immigrant Deported To Mexico After 30 Years In US
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Based Immigrant Deported To Mexico After 30 Years In US

Video shows ICE agents making sure Jorge Garcia boarded a plane to Mexico. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who advocated for social justice for all, in his famous 1963 Letter from a Birmingham Jail wrote that h...More..

York County Sheriff's Office Asks For Prayers After Four Officers Shot
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

York County Sheriff's Office Asks For Prayers After Four Officers Shot

York County officials held a news conference Tuesday morning announcing that the four officers had been shot and the suspect, identified as 47-year-old Christian Thomas McCall, was taken to the hospital and is ...More..

Tell us what you really want on Brexit, EU urges Britain
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tell us what you really want on Brexit, EU urges Britain

There is no date yet set for the resumption of Brexit negotiations in Brussels . "So the problem is the EU is very slow on free trade agreements, and if Britain gets free hands then you will be able to sign ...More..

False missle alert sets off Hawaii panic wave
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

False missle alert sets off Hawaii panic wave

On Saturday, a missile alert turned out to be a false alarm, but not before causing widespread panic. The worker will no longer be allowed near the early warning system, but officials with the Hawaii Emer...More..

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in West Bank
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli army in West Bank

President Donald Trump's Mideast peace plan a "slap in the face'. The Palestine Authority (PA) will reject any further peace talks if they are spearheaded by the US, Abbas stressed, branding David Friedman...More..

Hawaii's missile alert fiasco highlights the importance of good interface design
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Hawaii's missile alert fiasco highlights the importance of good interface design

When asked what could be done to make sure it doesn't happen again, Mr. Trump answered, "we hope it won't happen again, but part of it is that people are on edge". Just this past October, a test of the islands'...More..