Trump's First Year in Office Ends With 39 Percent Approval

Global approval ratings for the USA rose from a poor 37 percent in the last year of W.'s administration to 49 percent in Obama's first year, then remained in the 40s (rising again to 48 percent in Obama's last year) before plunging to 30 percent... More..

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North Korea cancels inspection trip to check performance venues in South Korea
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

North Korea cancels inspection trip to check performance venues in South Korea

North Korea's involvement in major hacking offensives appears to be growing. The two Koreas reached a package of Olympics-related rapprochement deals on Wednesday, including marching together at the opening ...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Harley-Davidson (HOG) Stock Rating Lowered by Goldman Sachs Group

It has outperformed by 3.41% the S&P500. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) ...More..

Senate Democrats Derail Bill to Avert Shutdown
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Senate Democrats Derail Bill to Avert Shutdown

In his turn, US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said that Trump is to blame for the shutdown as he had offered to "put the Border Wall on the table" during the discussion with the president, but th...More..

Transcript: Trump dossier focused on 'opaque' business deals
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Transcript: Trump dossier focused on 'opaque' business deals

In his testimony, Simpson defended the dossier and the work done by ex-British intelligence agent Christopher Steele . While many of those presale agreements were never consummated, Mr. Trump and some cong...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Not clear what Trump will support on immigration: Senate leader

He has endorsed protecting so-called "Dreamers", making permanent the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program, but he also reportedly has demanded $20 billion in funding for construction of his ...More..

Americans, Canadians kidnapped in Nigeria freed
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Americans, Canadians kidnapped in Nigeria freed

The police boss also added that one suspect has been arrested in connection with the abduction of the four expatriates. Aliya said the kidnapped foreigners are investors who were setting up solar stations in ...More..

Seoul wants Olympic momentum to lead to US-North Korea talks
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Seoul wants Olympic momentum to lead to US-North Korea talks

A North Korean soldier looks south through a pair of binoculars. "Not only Koreans, but people from all over the world will be moved to see such a historic moment, and it will be a great start to resolve inter-...More..

Trump's exercise is walking around the White House
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump's exercise is walking around the White House

Trump is now taking several types of daily medication, Jackson wrote , including aspirin; Rosuvastatin to lower cholesterol; Finasteride to aid in the prevention of male pattern hair loss; Ivermectin to trea...More..

Israel paid families of slain Jordanians $5m in reparations
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Israel paid families of slain Jordanians $5m in reparations

A Jordanian government spokesman said Israeli authorities sent a letter of apology to Jordan after paying money to the families of the two men who were killed as compensation. Netanyahu's office added however t...More..

Yemen currency rises on Saudi bailout, sparks hope of relief
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Yemen currency rises on Saudi bailout, sparks hope of relief

Spokesperson for German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced Friday the country will "immediately" stop all arms exports to countries involved in the ongoing war in Yemen, which began in March 2015 and has so far...More..

Michigan State University Seeks Attorney General Review of Nassar Case
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Michigan State University Seeks Attorney General Review of Nassar Case

He already has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for child pornography crimes. Giving an impact statement during the fourth day of Nassar's sentencing in a MI court Friday, Raisman made every wor...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump Administration Pushing For Jerusalem Embassy Move By Next Year

Palestinians also claim Jerusalem as their capital, and the decision sparked massive protests around the globe and marked a controversial shift in USA policy that threatened to stall the Israeli-Palestinian pea...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Hormel Foods Corp (HRL) Director Sells 7129 Shares of Stock

The stock was sold at an average price of $34.16, for a total value of $260,162.56. About 59,496 shares traded. The stock of Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, August 2...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Nawaz Sharif vows to keep on serving people

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Other party leaders Captain (retd) Safdar and Pervez Rasheed will also address the gathering. Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said the masses have rejected...More..

ANC said to agree on Zuma exit as South African President
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

ANC said to agree on Zuma exit as South African President

An insider who was at the meeting said Lamola was to raise a motion for Zuma to step down at the meeting. One source said some Zuma sympathisers had argued he should be convinced to leave office amicably and ...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Has $5170000 Stake in Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL)

An increasing ROE indicates that a company is improving its ability to make profit without requiring as much capital. Beta factor was calculated at 0.21. About 1.15 million shares traded. Fulton Bankshares Na h...More..

Macron Raises Hope for Britain's Post-Brexit EU Market Access
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Macron Raises Hope for Britain's Post-Brexit EU Market Access

After Thursday's talks with May, Macron said France would not give in to British demands for the financial services sector to be covered by a Brexit trade deal. "We have.an immediate priority, which is the co...More..

Beijing vows 'necessary measures' after USA warship enters South China Sea
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Beijing vows 'necessary measures' after USA warship enters South China Sea

The USS Hopper, a guided missile destroyer, sailed within 12 nautical miles of the Chinese island late on Wednesday without Chinese government permission, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang at a press...More..

Trump Defends Himself as
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump Defends Himself as "Least Racist Person"

Bruce Rauner repeated earlier comments about the meeting in which he said "that language has no place in our political conversation". "I don't know if there was some other recording device that was being us...More..

Sen. Cotton: Dems Must Make Concessions to Get DACA Deal
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Sen. Cotton: Dems Must Make Concessions to Get DACA Deal

David Perdue, R-Ga., walks to the elevator for a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower, in NY. "It's a gross misrepresentation". Cotton and Durbin attended a bipartisan meeting in the White...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

A 'girther' conspiracy takes hold after Trump's medical examination

Trump has faced several questions about his mental fitness to be president. US President Donald Trump had a normal score on a cognitive exam that would have shown if he had Alzheimer's disease and is in ...More..

Health CS orders investigations into rape allegations at KNH
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Health CS orders investigations into rape allegations at KNH

Reports emerged on social media that security situation at the national hospital had deteriorated to the extent that helpless mothers of newborns were being assaulted at the hospital's corridors and their belon...More..

What You Need to Know About the 2018 Women's March
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

What You Need to Know About the 2018 Women's March

The partisan undertones of the inaugural march, held the day after President Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony, met with pushback from critics who said the event unfairly excluded abortion opponents and ali...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

"I am not racist", Trump says, after nations remark fallout

Durbin has said the White House should release whatever recording it might have of the meeting. "If they don't have it, so be it", Durbin said. Sen. He said Durbin and Republican Sen. The 48 ambassadors a...More..

Judge Nap Warns Trump That Interview With Mueller Is 'Recipe for Disaster'
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Judge Nap Warns Trump That Interview With Mueller Is 'Recipe for Disaster'

The surprise move came after Steve Bannon refused to answer scores of questions about topics during the transition and his time as President Donald Trump's chief strategist, with Bannon's attorney saying ...More..

India's entry into Australia Group reaffirms non-proliferation credentials: PM Modi
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

India's entry into Australia Group reaffirms non-proliferation credentials: PM Modi

In June 2017, India became a member of the 35-member Missile Technology Control Regime and by December last, New Delhi had also gained the membership of the Wassenaar Arrangement that has 42 members. "As far ...More..

DANA MILBANK: You don't just 'move forward' after Trump comment
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

DANA MILBANK: You don't just 'move forward' after Trump comment

Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., termed an "s-storm" with his Oval Office remarks. Trump drew global condemnation after reports emerged that he had questioned the value of taking immigrants from Africa and the Ca...More..

'US Has to Deal with Kim Jong
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

'US Has to Deal with Kim Jong

Neither Russia nor China were invited to the summit, where Washington again rejected the double-freeze solution. Then he said also some negative things in terms of what's going on elsewhere. Trump considered th...More..

Turkey 'not satisfied' with United States assurance over Syria force
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Turkey 'not satisfied' with United States assurance over Syria force

While IS has been mostly ousted from the region, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said he will keep U.S. troops in Syria to provide protection for allied SDF fighters and help them keep IS from ret...More..

How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

How well would you do on the cognitive test President Trump took?

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has offered $100,000 to Trumps's favorite charity if the president steps on an accurate scale with an "impartial " medical professional. The White House has not ...More..

Colorado Springs police on scene of an active shooter situation
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Colorado Springs police on scene of an active shooter situation

This led to shots fired between Arceneaux and officers and a major shutdown of the neighborhoods in and around the area of Union and Vickers. Last Updated: 8:40 p.m. Police have set up a large perimeter in th...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Alexis waves goodbye to Arsenal team-mates, leaves team hotel

Mourinho insisted that signing Sanchez in this window should not be interpreted as a panic buy or sign of weakness in his squad, and more a reflection of the player's quality. "So in this moment, Mkhitaryan is ...More..

Russia Helps North Korea Evade Sanctions, Trump Tells Reuters
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Russia Helps North Korea Evade Sanctions, Trump Tells Reuters

Seoul and Pyongyang reinforce the talks in various spheres, Russian Federation and China propose to work for an atmosphere of regional peace, to which they add Japan, but only the United States 'the older broth...More..

Trump supports bill to avoid government shutdown; White House
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump supports bill to avoid government shutdown; White House

Tuesday that Bannon was subpoenaed by Mueller last week to testify before a grand jury, with Federal Bureau of Investigation agents coming to his house, . The Associated Press reported Wednesday that Bannon's...More..

Lac-Mégantic disaster trial jury to deliberate for ninth consecutive day
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Lac-Mégantic disaster trial jury to deliberate for ninth consecutive day

Julie Morin, mayor of Lac Megantic, near the US border with ME, said she was not surprised by the jury's decision and was glad that they were finally able to reach a verdict. The prosecution mounted a case that...More..

Toronto Raptors vs. San Antonio Spurs - 1/19/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Toronto Raptors vs. San Antonio Spurs - 1/19/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

DeRozan also added six assists and seven rebounds for the Raptors who improved to 31-13 on the National Basketball Association season and 17-3 at the Air Canada Centre arena. He made both free throws with ...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Pence has long pushed for Trump policies on Israel

Sigurd Neubauer, a Washington-based Middle East analyst, said Trump's team has adapted America's long-proclaimed pursuit of a peace deal to the geostrategic contours of a region that is more focused now on Ir...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Analysts Rating Review: Heron Therapeutics (HRTX)

About 634,880 shares traded. In related news, VP Kimberly Manhard sold 7,584 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 10th. The company has a current ratio of 2.12, ...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

(NYSE:CVX) Shares Bought by Tiaa Fsb

Beddow Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Denny's for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $999.48M market cap company. Also, Vice Chairman Michael K. Ray Gerald L & Assoc Ltd owns...More..

Trump clears medical test: Doctor administered Montreal Cognitive Assessment
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump clears medical test: Doctor administered Montreal Cognitive Assessment

Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., termed an "s-storm" with his Oval Office remarks. The President, 71, received a ideal score, the doctor said Tuesday during an extraordinary hourlong questioning session at the Whit...More..

More Americans blame Republicans for the shutdown mess rather than Democrats
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

More Americans blame Republicans for the shutdown mess rather than Democrats

Nearly all Democrats voted to block the short-term bill that would have sustained federal funding at current levels, called a continuing resolution (CR), citing the fact that the measure did not include a sol...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

I want immigrants to come from everywhere: Donald Trump

Dr. Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, said on Tuesday that Trump was in excellent health overall but needed to lose weight, eat better, and break a sweat more often. The White House has not denied...More..

Jung Money: A sign of hope for the 2018 Olympics
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Jung Money: A sign of hope for the 2018 Olympics

Among the topics discussed and agreed by Seoul and Pyongyang stands the decision of forming a joint women's ice hockey team , an unpreceddented event in the history of the Olympic games that has become a hot t...More..

ABVP worker hacked to death in Kannur
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

ABVP worker hacked to death in Kannur

Though he was rushed to the hospital, he succumbed to the injuries. The police said Prasad was riding a bike when the assailants blocked his way and attacked him. The BJP and RSS are attempting to build their...More..

Trump reportedly knew he'd be blamed for a government shutdown
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump reportedly knew he'd be blamed for a government shutdown

Republicans hold a narrow 51-49 majority in the Senate , but the bill needs 60 votes to pass so Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would need significant Democratic support for the bill to pass. "Remember, we'...More..

Government resumes accepting applications to renew DACA
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Government resumes accepting applications to renew DACA

The tweets are the latest salvos from the president in an ongoing Twitter storm surrounding the tenuous Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. Democratic senator Dick Durbin also condemn...More..

Here's Trump's full health report from his first physical exam as president
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Here's Trump's full health report from his first physical exam as president

Those sharply criticizing Trump include Botswana, El Salvador, Ghana, Haiti, Nigeria, the 15-nation Caribbean Community, the African Union and the African Group of UN ambassadors. The White House has not denied...More..

Trump cancels Florida trip as government shutdown looms
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump cancels Florida trip as government shutdown looms

Senate Republicans were preparing for a shutdown as conditions worsened throughout the day Thursday, and the situation appeared unimproved Friday morning. But now even some Republicans in the Senate are sayin...More..

CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

A top attack line for mainstream media went down in flames Tuesday when President Trump's doctor declared him "mentally very sharp" and in "excellent health". "Based on his cardiac assessment, hands down, t...More..