Canada reaches deal on revised Trans-Pacific Partnership

The agreement was reached during a two-day meeting in Tokyo, Japan, where chief negotiators of the 11 member nations addressed disagreements among them, including Canada's restricting foreign films to protect its cultural industries. The original Tra... More..

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Government shutdown: Republicans float minor immigration deal in bid to end deadlock
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Government shutdown: Republicans float minor immigration deal in bid to end deadlock

The Republican president took a new swipe at Democrats as he celebrated the Senate's pact. As the blame game launched following the shutdown of the USA government at 12:01 a.m. "I do think it would be...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngine

About 6.00M shares traded or 44.05% up from the average. TPG GROUP HOLDINGS (SBS) ADVISORS, INC. owned 23.42% of IQVIA Holdings Inc. It has underperformed by 13.79% the S&P500. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump Ad: Dems 'Complicit' in Murders by Illegal Immigrants

The ad was released on the first day of the government shutdown , and the one-year anniversary of Trump's presidency. The ad features Luis Bracamontes, who is in the US illegally and allegedly killed two...More..

Tractor-trailer crash closes lane near I-81N/17W split
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tractor-trailer crash closes lane near I-81N/17W split

Master Trooper Brandon Baker with the North Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed the driver of the tractor-trailer died in the crash. One lane of I-81 North will be closed while the crash is cleared, troopers sa...More..

Russian Federation 'bears responsibility' for Syria chemical attacks: Rex Tillerson
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Russian Federation 'bears responsibility' for Syria chemical attacks: Rex Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. Tillerson will first attend a meeting hosted by France on an initiative to target those responsible for chemical attacks, largely in Syria. A joint inquiry of the Unit...More..

Budweiser drops to fourth most popular beer in the US
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Budweiser drops to fourth most popular beer in the US

And in 2011, Coors Light overtook Budweiser as the number two most popular beer. Budweiser was beat out by Miller Lite in American sales in 2017, according to trade publication Beer Marketer's Insights. Louis...More..

Trump Signs Bill Reopening Government
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump Signs Bill Reopening Government

Sen. warned Democrats on Friday that government shutdowns historically don't end well. Although the Democrats initially dug in on a demand for an immigration deal , they had shifted to blaming the shutdown o...More..

Syrian Kurdish YPG says prevented Turkish forces from crossing into Afrin
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Syrian Kurdish YPG says prevented Turkish forces from crossing into Afrin

Moscow will demand Turkey halt its military operations at the United Nations meeting, according to Russian senator Frants Klintsevich, who is the deputy chairman of the defence and security committee. The Turki...More..

Lathi charge during BJP's Odisha CM res gherao attempt; several injured
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lathi charge during BJP's Odisha CM res gherao attempt; several injured

Meanwhile, protests by BJP on the issue turned violent in Bhubaneswar. Police today resorted to lathicharge on BJP leaders and activists, who broke the cordon on their way to gherao Naveen Nivas, the official...More..

Pakistan 'dedicated' to seizing Islamist charities - PM
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Pakistan 'dedicated' to seizing Islamist charities - PM

According to Foreign Office, the Prime Minister will participate in a number of important events and hold bilateral meetings with world leaders and Chairpersons and CEOs of fifteen leading multinational organiz...More..

Sealing drive: Kejriwal urges Centre to bring Ordinance
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sealing drive: Kejriwal urges Centre to bring Ordinance

Praveen Khandelwal demanded immediate intervention of the Government in the matter of sealing as the basic fundamentals of MCD Act, 1957 have been snatched away from the traders and sealing is being conducted i...More..

Boris Johnson asks the United Kingdom to welcome Trump
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Boris Johnson asks the United Kingdom to welcome Trump

It was looking like the special relationship was on shaky ground as the foreign secretary waited for the U.S. secretary of state to arrive from visiting the new American embassy in south London. "They discussed...More..

Lawmakers back bill to reopen USA government
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lawmakers back bill to reopen USA government

Alida Garcia, a strategist and advocate for immigrants' rights at the lobbying group FWD.us, announced she would cut ties with the party. Under the agreement , Democrats provided enough votes to pass the s...More..

White House officials say President Trump has signed bill to reopen government
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

White House officials say President Trump has signed bill to reopen government

He pushed his party over a cliff, hoping that he could hold his fellow Democrats together and use the pressure that would build on President Trump and congressional Republicans to attach a DACA solution to a ...More..

Henry Bolton refuses to quit as UKIP leader
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Henry Bolton refuses to quit as UKIP leader

If Bolton does not resign, party members will decide his fate at a meeting next month. The United Kingdom Independence Party, which transformed British politics by securing a referendum on European Union memb...More..

Rand Paul's attacker should get 21 months in prison, prosecutors recommend
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rand Paul's attacker should get 21 months in prison, prosecutors recommend

As the announcement from the Justice Department sums it up, "Boucher allegedly witnessed the victim stack brush onto a pile near the victim's property and 'had enough.' Boucher ran onto the victim's property an...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Crown Castle International (CCI) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank

The stock increased 0.41% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $59.31. The latest exchange of 2.54 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 3.29 Million shares. Therefore 65% are po...More..

United Nations chief expresses concern over situation at LoC, Working Boundary
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

United Nations chief expresses concern over situation at LoC, Working Boundary

While Pakistan has repeatedly condemned the unprofessional approach of targeting innocent civilians by the Indian army from across the Line of Control. "As far as the closure of schools along the border is conc...More..

Black comedy 'The Death of Stalin' pulled from Russian cinemas after backlash
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Black comedy 'The Death of Stalin' pulled from Russian cinemas after backlash

Russia's Culture Ministry has revoked the license for the showing of the British comedy film The Death Of Stalin , state-run news agency TASS quoted a cinema official as saying. "We are confident that the movi...More..

Snoop Dogg donates $25G to Colin Kaepernick's Million Dollar Pledge
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Snoop Dogg donates $25G to Colin Kaepernick's Million Dollar Pledge

MAPB, thank you for everything you do!" Go to https://t.co/xr8M9wiOiq ! Kaepernick has now donated $950,000 to charity after announcing his $1 million goal during the 2016 National Football League season. Ka...More..

Natalie Portman says she experienced 'sexual terrorism' at age 13
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Natalie Portman says she experienced 'sexual terrorism' at age 13

She said , "I turned 12 on the set of my first film " Leon: The Professional ", on which I play a young girl who befriends a hitman and hopes to avenge the murder of her family". "Lowest female unemployment i...More..

Duke vs Wake Forest basketball
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Duke vs Wake Forest basketball

Asking a Wake Forest defense that's giving up an average of 73.2 points per game to stop that from happening seems far-fetched. Defensively, Duke is allowing their opponents to an average of 72.8 ppg on 40.9%...More..

Canadian National Railway Company (CNI)- Safe Haven Investment Performance Stocks
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Canadian National Railway Company (CNI)- Safe Haven Investment Performance Stocks

Massachusetts Financial Services Company sold 1.67M shares as Canadian Natl Ry Co (CNI)'s stock rose 4.48%. The institutional investor held 770,000 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q...More..

Monday weather: 50-50 chance of rain, with highs in the 40s
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Monday weather: 50-50 chance of rain, with highs in the 40s

Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible. Heavy rain and high winds will stretch into the afternoon, and forecasters cautioned that some parts of MA are at risk for flooding that could impact...More..

Large crowds persist worldwide for second day of Women's March
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Large crowds persist worldwide for second day of Women's March

Marches took place in cities like Los Angeles, New York, Las Vegas, Seattle, Miami, Phoenix etc. More rallies were planned at other cities on Sunday. Celebrities weren't going to miss out. Actor Adam Scott ...More..

Teddy Bridgewater 'definitely' sees himself as a starter next season
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Teddy Bridgewater 'definitely' sees himself as a starter next season

Case Keenum started 16, including two playoff games, for Minnesota in 2017. I don't know what's going on with the other three. However, he is an impending free agent after a stellar year, and the Vikings haven...More..

Sessions quizzed in Russian Federation probe: USA media
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sessions quizzed in Russian Federation probe: USA media

It is assumed that Mueller's team asked Sessions about his involvement in former FBI Director James Comey's firing, which President Donald Trump has indicated was due to the Russian Federation probe. In Mar...More..

US House passes measure to fund government and end shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

US House passes measure to fund government and end shutdown

They are known collectively as " Dreamers ". But Trump still plans to travel to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum (WEF) this week if the government reopens as expected, White House press secr...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Seven GOP Senators Back Bipartisan Immigration Bill, Graham Says

Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin of IL led bipartisan negotiations for the plan they're introducing as early as Wednesday night. "This is Durbin", Graham said , momentarily stepping away from the ca...More..

Mylee Billingham: Police wait to question stabbed 'father'
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Mylee Billingham: Police wait to question stabbed 'father'

He also posted images inside the bungalow which was decorated with pictures of Mylee, including a cushion which had the schoolgirl's face printed on it. Last night Mark Billingham said: 'Please respect my famil...More..

NC State lines up home-and-homes with BYU, USF, La Tech
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

NC State lines up home-and-homes with BYU, USF, La Tech

NC State has lined up a series of home-and-homes with three future opponents, though, as of this writing, the Pack haven't talked about any of them. "I really like this home-and-home series with NC State", BY...More..

Why this government shutdown was unlike any other
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Why this government shutdown was unlike any other

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell had urged Democrats to end their blocking tactics, saying: "Every day we spend arguing about keeping the lights on is another day we can not spend negotiating DACA or...More..

FIRS recorded N4 trillion tax revenue collection in 2017- Fowler
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

FIRS recorded N4 trillion tax revenue collection in 2017- Fowler

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) collected record N4 trillion taxes previous year, representing 82.38 per cent of government set target of N4.89 trillion. "All over the world the development of any n...More..

Shakib helps Bangladesh pick up third bonus point win
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Shakib helps Bangladesh pick up third bonus point win

Mustafizur then returned to his second spell to clean up the tail, including the wicket of Zimbabwe's highest scorer Sikandar Raza for 39. The hosts had already qualified for the final, while Sri Lanka no...More..

Rex Tillerson: The US
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rex Tillerson: The US "treasures" its relationship with UK

The embassy moved from Mayfair in central London - where it had been since 1960 - to Nine Elms, a former industrial area on the south bank of the River Thames that is the subject of a multibillion-dollar regene...More..

Ecuador leader calls Julian Assange a 'problem'
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Ecuador leader calls Julian Assange a 'problem'

Moreno was forced to respond to complaints from the Spanish government. His warning followed Mr Assange's public support for the independence campaign in Catalonia. In April, US Attorney General Jeff Session...More..

Out of character, Trump keeps out of sight as shutdown ends
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Out of character, Trump keeps out of sight as shutdown ends

President Donald Trump started fresh immigration talks with senators on Monday as bipartisan lawmakers struck a deal to end the US government shutdown that hinged largely on their ability to reach an immigr...More..

Evacuations ordered as fire rages at Port Coquitlam, BC train yard
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Evacuations ordered as fire rages at Port Coquitlam, BC train yard

Just before 10 p.m., the city announced the fire was under control. There were no reported injuries and the city said on Twitter that the truck driver and rail employees "are all safe". Port Coquitlam fire Ch...More..

Hollywood's Oldest Working Actress, Connie Sawyer Dies At 105
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Hollywood's Oldest Working Actress, Connie Sawyer Dies At 105

Sawyer landed her first role in vaudeville show when she arrived in Hollywood at the age of 18. The website reported that Sawyer most recently she appeared on Showtime's " Ray Donovan " as James Woods' mother...More..

At least 5 students shot at Kentucky high school, suspect in custody
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

At least 5 students shot at Kentucky high school, suspect in custody

We have crews at the high school gathering information. A 15-year-old student in Texas was injured in a shooting in her high school cafeteria Monday morning and a 16-year-old boy, also a student at the school...More..

Turkey's Afrin operation going successfully, according to plan: Security summit
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Turkey's Afrin operation going successfully, according to plan: Security summit

It prompted condemnations from the Syrian government, Iran and Egypt. The UN Security Council has been meeting to discuss the operation, as well as the wider humanitarian situation in Syria . Turkey on ...More..

Dreamers in limbo as lawmakers vote to end government shutdown
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dreamers in limbo as lawmakers vote to end government shutdown

Trump was expected to sign the measure into law later Monday, with government operations essentially returning to normal on Tuesday. The House and Senate held emergency sessions over the weekend to break the ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

USA shutdown to end as Senate reaches deal

In order for today's vote to pass successfully, the bill must be supported by 60 legislators in the upper house of the US Parliament. Word of the compromise deal struck in Washington sent U.S. In exchange f...More..

Spain works to prevent Puigdemont slipping in
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Spain works to prevent Puigdemont slipping in

Spanish authorities are monitoring borders to make sure that fugitive Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont does not sneak back into Spain to take up the presidency of the regional parliament again, a sen...More..

Women, independents drive advantage for Dems ahead of midterms
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Women, independents drive advantage for Dems ahead of midterms

The Cook Political Report now rates 63 GOP seats as being competitive in November. This is twice as large a gap as existed between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election, one t...More..

USA senate votes to reopen government for two weeks
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

USA senate votes to reopen government for two weeks

A Republican aide involved in the talks said that McConnell and his team were considering putting their plan in document form with more detail as a way of convincing some Democrats to support the short-...More..

CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta claims Trump has heart disease
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta claims Trump has heart disease

Jackson then clarified that it's not mandatory for presidents to undertake the exam, but that Trump grabbed him by the collar and insisted on taking the test. Patients are given a series of prompts created to...More..

Padmaavat row: No takers for movie among Rajasthan theatres and distributors
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Padmaavat row: No takers for movie among Rajasthan theatres and distributors

Protests against the Bhansali directorial have taken a violent turn in Madhya Pradesh and Haryana, with the Karni Sena and other fringe outfits indulging in arson and vandalism ahead of the release. "One of our...More..

Trump slams 'Crazy Jim Accosta' of 'Fake News CNN'
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump slams 'Crazy Jim Accosta' of 'Fake News CNN'

President Donald Trump took a victory lap over the end of the government shutdown early Tuesday morning, making sure to include a freakish jab at CNN's Chief White House correspondent "Crazy" Jim Acosta ...More..