Dead Sea scrolls containing oldest Bible texts deciphered by Israeli university

Eshbal Ratson and Jonathan Ben-Dov from Haifa University painstakingly pieced together 60 tiny fragments, some of which measured less than 1 sq cm, to reveal their mysterious secrets. That name is "Tekufah", which translates to "period". These incl... More..

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United States shutdown to end as Senate strikes deal
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

United States shutdown to end as Senate strikes deal

Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told reporters after the meeting. Monday's bill also includes a six-year extension for the Children's Health Insurance Program, which Democrats spent the last few months fighting ...More..

Government Shutdown Ends With One Clear Loser: Democrats
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Government Shutdown Ends With One Clear Loser: Democrats

Trump ended the program - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA - late past year, but gave Congress until March 5 to pass legislation extending it. Long-term, there will be tremendous pressure on Repu...More..

Schoolgirl who had gone missing found locked inside bus for five hours
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Schoolgirl who had gone missing found locked inside bus for five hours

White said the police had carried out a wide-ranging search for the girl. Initially Langdon believed that Alyssa had not boarded her Logan Coaches bus but later, after Queensland Police and locals set up patr...More..

Can will 'give everything' at Liverpool despite Juventus talks
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Can will 'give everything' at Liverpool despite Juventus talks

The club is now in negotiations with Shakhtar Donetsk to sign Fred, the Brazilian midfielder, but should that deal fall through, Can may be next on their list. However, it seems Can has options to remain in the...More..

Senate Adjourns, Ensures Government Shutdown on Monday
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate Adjourns, Ensures Government Shutdown on Monday

The movement comes thanks in part to commitment from McConnell and other Republicans in bipartisan meetings, according to four Democratic sources. "This immigration debate will have a level playing field at...More..

Donald Trump's role in shutdown talks spurs questions
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Donald Trump's role in shutdown talks spurs questions

Liberal leaders across the country hosted a conference call before Monday's vote to encourage Schumer and other Democrats to oppose any deal that excludes protections for the young immigrants. Who emerges as th...More..

US House Passes Spending Bill
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

US House Passes Spending Bill

Schumer argued that blame for the weekend-long stalemated laid at the president's feet. "It was a failure of Democratic leadership", said Christine Neumann-Ortiz, executive director of Wisconsin-based immigrant...More..

Roe v. Wade Remains Lighting Rod in State on 45th Anniversary
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Roe v. Wade Remains Lighting Rod in State on 45th Anniversary

It was a huge gamble, but she chose the third option. There is now no law mandating that a baby born alive after a failed abortion receives medical treatment instead of being left to die. But we have a loyal co...More..

Le parlement constitué aujourd'hui devrait élire Puigdemont Président de la Generalitat — Catalogne
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Le parlement constitué aujourd'hui devrait élire Puigdemont Président de la Generalitat — Catalogne

La conférence va avoir lieu en pleines négociations sur le choix du président de la Catalogne , à l'issue des élections du 21 décembre dans la région où les indépendantistes ont retrouvé une majorité absolue...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate Reaches Deal To End Government Shutdown On Day 3

In exchange for Democratic votes on a three-week spending measure, the GOP leadership in the Senate would agree to address immigration policy and other pressing legislative matters in the coming weeks. Joe Manc...More..

Senate Votes 81-18 to End Government Shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate Votes 81-18 to End Government Shutdown

Numerous shutdown's full effects were less visible during the weekend, when much of the federal workforce would typically be off anyway. "I expect the majority leader to fulfill his commitment to the Senate, ...More..

South Korean inspection team crosses border into North Korea
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

South Korean inspection team crosses border into North Korea

She is to supervise North Korea's artistic performances during the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. That will make it three delegations sent across the inter-Korean border in one week. The women's hockey squad w...More..

PM Narendra Modi wishes Bal Thackeray on 91st birth anniversary
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

PM Narendra Modi wishes Bal Thackeray on 91st birth anniversary

The meeting will be held at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel stadium at Worli, on the birth anniversary of Sena supremo late Balasaheb Thackeray. "While many have been waiting for this elevation, party will be focusi...More..

Pence says USA will open Israeli embassy in Jerusalem in 2019
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pence says USA will open Israeli embassy in Jerusalem in 2019

The Foreign Press Association in Israel has protested a demand from Israeli security officers to body-search a Finnish journalist covering the visit by Vice President Mike Pence . "I'm hopeful that we're at ...More..

Kerala governor skips critical portions while addressing legislative assembly
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Kerala governor skips critical portions while addressing legislative assembly

In the printed copy of his address, prepared by the State government and distributed to legislators and media, there was a reference to the alleged tendency of the Central government to ride "roughshod" the tra...More..

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: NIA can't probe Hadiya's marriage, rules SC
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: NIA can't probe Hadiya's marriage, rules SC

Following this order, Hadiya came out of the custody of her parents, under whom she has been under house arrest since May a year ago. The court also accepted lawyer Kapil Sibal's request to make Hadiya a pa...More..

FIFA talks to potential video replay sponsors for World Cup
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

FIFA talks to potential video replay sponsors for World Cup

Video technology will be used at the World Cup for the first time this summer, a Federation Internationale de Football Association executive has confirmed. FIFA, an organization in charge of watching for the re...More..

Women's March One Year Later
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Women's March One Year Later

Our rich ethnic diversity, our vibrant immigrant and LGBTQ communities and our status as a purple state made Las Vegas an ideal place to protest Trump's anti-immigrant, homophobic and xenophobic agenda. But the...More..

Barrier Reef managers trawl for saviours
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Barrier Reef managers trawl for saviours

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has slammed Great Barrier Reef "doomsayers" who undermine scientists and risk millions of tourism dollars. Minister for Jobs and Innovation, Michaelia Cash, said $10 million wo...More..

Winter Storm Bringing Snow and Gusty Winds to Northeastern Colorado
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Winter Storm Bringing Snow and Gusty Winds to Northeastern Colorado

A blizzard slammed parts of the central United States with heavy snow and howling winds Sunday, wreaking travel havoc from Colorado to MI. SNOW TOTALS: W/NW Metro 1 to 3 inches, S/SE Metro 5 to 8 inches . ...More..

Schumer: Deal reached to reopen federal gov't
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Schumer: Deal reached to reopen federal gov't

Interested in Government Shutdown? That's a popular theory among political pundits right now, but it sounds upside down. The vote to end the filibuster was 81-18, clearing the way for passage of the s...More..

Manus refugees: Second group held by Australia leaves for US
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Manus refugees: Second group held by Australia leaves for US

The men would fly to the Philippines and split into two groups bound for Los Angeles and NY. The refugees were living at the Manus Island facilities, which house only men, and had been detained by Australia f...More..

'Long slog ahead': NYC ready for women's march
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

'Long slog ahead': NYC ready for women's march

Senate race in Alabama where a Democrat defeated a Trump-backed candidate. The Women's Marches began in January 2017 in the wake of the election of President Donald Trump , drawing huge crowds at events ...More..

Fans stock up on Eagles NFC Championship gear
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Fans stock up on Eagles NFC Championship gear

With a convincing victory yesterday over the Minnesota Vikings , the Philadelphia Eagles are headed to the team's third-ever Super Bowl appearance . "So the resiliency amongst this group is phenomenal". R...More..

Nick Foles should be issue-free for Super Bowl
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Nick Foles should be issue-free for Super Bowl

He is also the only QB in Eagles history to have 3 straight playoff games with a 100+ rating. Tom Brady has quarterbacked the Patriots to the big game for an 8th time and is trying to earn a 6th champions...More..

Trump refutes racism talk; massages DACA child immigrants messaging
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump refutes racism talk; massages DACA child immigrants messaging

The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. Trump's guest was the amiable House Majority Leader, Kevin McCarthy of California, instead. Rep...More..

Children Suffocate to Death in UAE House Fire
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Children Suffocate to Death in UAE House Fire

A tragic fire in a Fujairah home this morning took the lives of seven children . Ali Saeed Rabeea was in year three at Dhadna School; Sheikha Saeed Rabeea was in year four at Al Marifa school; Sara Saeed Rab...More..

Agreement Reached In US Senate To End Government Shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Agreement Reached In US Senate To End Government Shutdown

The Senate voted 81-18 to end a filibuster of a spending bill that would fund the government through February 8 and reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program for six years. President Trump tweeted ...More..

Uber driver suspected of San Luis Obispo rapes charged with 10 felonies
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Uber driver suspected of San Luis Obispo rapes charged with 10 felonies

Authorities said that while Alarcon-Nunez was on duty as an Uber driver, he specifically targeted parties with the intention of soliciting rides from intoxicated women. "His immigration status is not relevant f...More..

France's Macron hosts 140 world business leaders
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

France's Macron hosts 140 world business leaders

As soon as you decide not to join these preconditions it's not a full access. It also plans to invest directly in French start-ups. "Showcasing these projects will create a snowball effect", a presidential ad...More..

Davos organizer still counting on Trump to attend
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Davos organizer still counting on Trump to attend

Speculation is rife over whether U.S. President Donald Trump will attend the forum, where he's due to speak Friday. Last year, the then Vice President Joe Biden attended the event. Ramaphosa will join vario...More..

Montana DOJ Applauds Supreme Court Ruling On WOTUS
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Montana DOJ Applauds Supreme Court Ruling On WOTUS

However, in the wake of today's decision paving the way for legal challenges to the WOTUS Rule to proceed in federal district courts, Stenehjem stated it "is vitally important for North Dakota to obtain a fin...More..

IEA: Oil prices to squeeze over shale boom
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

IEA: Oil prices to squeeze over shale boom

Russian Federation is prepared to prolong its alliance with the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries even after their accord expires at the end of 2018, Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in a Bloo...More..

USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by end of 2019
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by end of 2019

So far, the Czech Republic is the only European Union member to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital , though Hungary did block an European Union resolution condemning the American decision previous year....More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Holding Above Moving Averages

About 2.30 million shares traded. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) has declined 14.90% since January 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.31% the S&P500. Another trade for 2,000 shares...More..

France calls for emergency UN Security Council meeting over Syria
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

France calls for emergency UN Security Council meeting over Syria

State TV said Monday's shelling hit residential areas and a bus station in Bab Touma, al-Shaghour and other neighborhoods. Speaking in Ankara on Monday - the third day of the operation- President Recep Tay...More..

Ex-sheriff David Clarke heads to court over possibly threatening Facebook posts
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Ex-sheriff David Clarke heads to court over possibly threatening Facebook posts

The civil lawsuit from Daniel Black argued he received hateful messages and was fearful after Clarke called him a "snowflake" online and said Black "wouldn't be around to whine" if Clarke really wanted to har...More..

Puerto Rico to privatise troubled energy firm
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Puerto Rico to privatise troubled energy firm

Monday's surprise announcement came as almost 30% of customers remain in the dark more than four months after Hurricane Maria. Mr Rossello noted that Puerto Rico's Electric Power Authority is operating with i...More..

Government shutdown threatens Trump's trip to the World Economic Forum
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Government shutdown threatens Trump's trip to the World Economic Forum

A number of protests are expected to be held on Tuesday in protest at Donald Trump's participation in Davos 2018. A senior administration official said Trump is expected to take a double-edged message to ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Earnings Estimates Revision Trends: EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC)

About 266,306 shares traded. American River Bankshares (AMRB) has risen 29.70% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.25% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setu...More..

US Senate approves deal to end three-day shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

US Senate approves deal to end three-day shutdown

The Senate set a vote for 12 p.m. (1700 GMT) on Monday on advancing a measure that would provide temporary government funding through February 8 and allow thousands of federal employees to return to work. F...More..

Rand Paul 911 Call Audio From His Assault Is Released
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rand Paul 911 Call Audio From His Assault Is Released

Rand Paul's neighbor allegedly attacked him was released Monday. He suffered six broken ribs - including three displaced fractures, which damaged the lung underneath and caused fluid to gather on his lun...More..

Montreal Cognitive Assessment Shows President 'Very Sharp,' Doc Says
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Montreal Cognitive Assessment Shows President 'Very Sharp,' Doc Says

Trump was 70 when he took office on January 20, 2017, making him the oldest person ever elected to the presidency. Jackson told reporters in the White House briefing room that Trump has "incredible genes,...More..

Senate Dems take deal, clearing way to end shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Senate Dems take deal, clearing way to end shutdown

Speaking on the Senate floor, Schumer said he had reached an arrangement with Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell "after several discussions, offers, counteroffers". Politicians were mindful that t...More..

Swedish fury over arrested bookseller Gui Minhai
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Swedish fury over arrested bookseller Gui Minhai

Angela, who had been campaigning for his release from the United Kingdom, where she is studying, told the New York Times on Monday that her father was snatched from a Beijing-bound train on Saturday while b...More..

Trump signs off on agreement to reopen federal government
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump signs off on agreement to reopen federal government

MCEVERS: And Democrats for their part say they expect Senate Leader McConnell to make good on his promise. Gary Peters, D-Mich., said, to the agreement of some Republicans. And an end to the shutdown migh...More..

Ted Cruz reinvents his stance on the 2013 government shutdown he championed
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Ted Cruz reinvents his stance on the 2013 government shutdown he championed

Hunt and other reporters continued to challenge Cruz. "Indeed, I went to the Senate floor repeatedly asking unanimous consent to re-open the government". Cruz's theatrics inspired the ire not just of Democrats,...More..

Gov. Ducey pledges to keep Grand Canyon National Park open
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gov. Ducey pledges to keep Grand Canyon National Park open

The federal government has shutdown over disagreements in Washington, however the Grand Canyon National Park remains open. Ducey spokesman Patrick Ptak says the state's parks and tourism agencies plan to prov...More..

Shares Running 1.23% on Volume: SPDR Small Cap Portfolio ETF (SPSM)
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Shares Running 1.23% on Volume: SPDR Small Cap Portfolio ETF (SPSM)

If the RSI is closer to 100, this may indicate a period of stronger momentum. The next couple of weeks may be the ideal time for investors to put the pedal down and try to develop a strategy that will beat the ...More..