One-Person Firm Got $156M FEMA Deal. It Didn't End Well

By Oct. 19, Brown received an email from FEMA contracting officer Carolyn Ward that read, "Do not ship another meal". This particular contract awarded to her by FEMA totaled $156 million, which is utterly baffling, considering she is the sole owner a... More..

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Bodies of 20 people pulled from the Mediterranean
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Bodies of 20 people pulled from the Mediterranean

Spanish and Moroccan rescue teams on Sunday resumed aerial and maritime search operations off the coast of Spain's autonomous city of Melilla in northern Africa, after the bodies of at least 20 migrants were ...More..

Boeing debuts MAX 7 jet
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Boeing debuts MAX 7 jet

Flight tests of the MAX 7 should begin in the coming days, before first delivery next year. It's meant to replace the Boeing 737-700 as well as compete with the Airbus A319neo. Despite a redesign of the -7 in 2...More..

Man linked to Spring Valley girl's murder
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Man linked to Spring Valley girl's murder

WQAD reports Putnam County Sheriff Kevin Doyle said Richard Henderson, 26, of Standard, Illinois, was arrested on Monday, Feb. 5 after voluntarily giving a statement to investigators. He is being held in La Sa...More..

1 dead, 2 injured after single-vehicle crash in Mississauga
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

1 dead, 2 injured after single-vehicle crash in Mississauga

The Eclipse lost control and slid into a traffic light pole at the intersection, according to police. Hashim Khan, a 22 year-old male of Milton, and Muhammad Daniyal Khan, a 20 year-old of Brampton, were arre...More..

Afghan Army Officers Fired For Negligence Over Kabul Attack
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Afghan Army Officers Fired For Negligence Over Kabul Attack

On January 1, President Trump withheld almost $2 billion in aid, alleging Islamabad has not taken decisive action against the Haqqani network. "I understand it's America's longest war, but our security inte...More..

Palestinian man killed by Israeli gunfire in Nablus: medics
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Palestinian man killed by Israeli gunfire in Nablus: medics

The identity of the dead man did not match that of the suspect given by Israeli authorities as the stabber. However, the governor of Jenin, Ibrahim Ramadan, told WAFA that his office was officially informed t...More..

DJ Khaled Brother-In-Law Killed In Alleged Drug Deal Gone Wrong
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

DJ Khaled Brother-In-Law Killed In Alleged Drug Deal Gone Wrong

The New York Police Department says Jonathan Tuck , 25, was at an apartment in the Belmont section of the Bronx on Sunday buying weed, when an altercation ensued and he was shot in the face. we are requestin...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Super Bowl LII: Live Updates From Patriots vs. Eagles Game

The viewership on NBC , which is owned by Comcast Corp, ranked as the lowest for US television's premiere event since 2009. In and around the stadium, they used a record breaking 18.8TB of data on Sunday, an i...More..

Man dies as 80 firefighters tackle blaze in west London's Holland Park
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Man dies as 80 firefighters tackle blaze in west London's Holland Park

The fire was brought under control at 02:01 GMT. London Ambulance Service said the man died at the scene despite extensive resuscitation efforts. A statement from LFB said: "Twelve fire engines and around 8...More..

Binoy effect in CPM? Yechury asks CC members to disclose assets
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Binoy effect in CPM? Yechury asks CC members to disclose assets

The dispute is over payment of Rs 1.74 crore and not Rs 13 crore as was being alleged, he told reporters here. However, the ban can be lifted if he pays the money. "This is not just applicable to political lead...More..

Giannis Antetokounmpo leaves early, but Nets still lose 109-94 to Bucks
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Giannis Antetokounmpo leaves early, but Nets still lose 109-94 to Bucks

Nike's pitch, according to ESPN' Nick DePaula , focused more on the fact that Antetokounmpo would become just the 22nd player to ever receive his own signature sneaker with the illustrious brand. The Greek F...More..

Israel Begins Deportation of African Immigrants
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Israel Begins Deportation of African Immigrants

Israel began the process of serving deportation notices to African refugees from Eritrea and Sudan. Parliament Member Michal Rozin of the liberal opposition Meretz party says Israel is deporting the migrants...More..

Noida shooting: The real goons are policemen, says Raj Babbar
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Noida shooting: The real goons are policemen, says Raj Babbar

The bracelet and gold chain of the victim are also missing for which a case of attempt to murder and robbery has been filed against the accused Sub-Inspector, who has been sent to judicial custody. Jitendra Y...More..

N.Korean orchestra arrives in S.Korea
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

N.Korean orchestra arrives in S.Korea

En route to Asia on Monday evening, Vice President Mike Pence declined to rule out meeting with North Korean officials while leading the US delegation to the Olympic games. "The North Korean participation i...More..

Kashmiri youth joined militancy in last 3 years: J&K govt
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Kashmiri youth joined militancy in last 3 years: J&K govt

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has grieved over the killings of two policemen in a shootout at SMHS hospital in Srinagar , even as her predecessor and opposition leader Omar Abdullah also e...More..

Judge sides with baker in discrimination case
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Judge sides with baker in discrimination case

The decision came after a lawyer for Tastries Bakery in Bakersfield argued that owner Cathy Miller's right to free speech and free expression of religion trumps the argument that she violated a state anti-discr...More..

Pope knew about sex abuse cover-up, says Chilean victim
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pope knew about sex abuse cover-up, says Chilean victim

The Pope's rebuke of victims drew a rare rebuttal from a top cardinal. The AP says Cardinal O'Malley's office declined to comment on its current story, referring inquiries about the matter to the Vatican. M...More..

Daca Dreamers: Trump unlikely to extend immigration deadline
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Daca Dreamers: Trump unlikely to extend immigration deadline

From calls for a border wall allegedly funded by Mexico, to the suggestion of mass deportation of 11 million undocumented immigrants, the former host of "The Apprentice" has not been shy about his position on...More..

State Of Emergency In Maldives: India Disturbed and Concerned
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

State Of Emergency In Maldives: India Disturbed and Concerned

Security forces also on Monday arrested the country's former president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, the ex-president's spokesman said. His emergency powers also allow him to search and seize property on the honeymoo...More..

40-125 years for Nassar in final sex abuse sentence
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

40-125 years for Nassar in final sex abuse sentence

His final sentence comes after he pleaded guilty to penetrating young athletes with ungloved hands when they sought treatment for injuries at Twistars , a gymnastics club that was run by a 2012 U.S. Monday...More..

South Korea Sends In The Military After Dozens Of Guards Fall Ill
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

South Korea Sends In The Military After Dozens Of Guards Fall Ill

Pyongyang said Monday it would send a high-level delegation led by its ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong-Nam, to attend the opening ceremony . "I have not requested a meeting, but we'll see what happens",...More..

Govt's health cover plan 'Modicare' to cost Rs 110 billion
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Govt's health cover plan 'Modicare' to cost Rs 110 billion

Exports of many agricultural products have always been restricted by regulations . "Anything in the range of Rs 10,000 crore plus-minus is the relief I have given in each of my budgets to the middle and lower ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

North Korean Olympics ferry greeted by protests in South

Seoul had to waive sanctions in place since 2010 on North Korea over the sinking of a South Korean naval vessel to allow the ship to enter this time . But President Donald Trump's right-hand man made it clear ...More..

'I'd love to see a shutdown' if Dems don't meet immigration demands
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

'I'd love to see a shutdown' if Dems don't meet immigration demands

President Donald Trump told reporters he'd like to see a government shutdown if Democratic lawmakers do not agree to his immigration reform offer, he said Tuesday. With another government shutdown loomi...More..

Emails Show FBI Shocked, Saddened by Comey's Firing, Countering Trump Narrative
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Emails Show FBI Shocked, Saddened by Comey's Firing, Countering Trump Narrative

As news spread of Comey's dismissal on May 9, Patricia Ferrick, special agent in charge of CT, wrote a memo at 9 p.m.to all CT bureau personnel saying, "As you may have already heard, the President has made t...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Analysts' Ratings Review: Pretium Res Inc (PVG)

Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $4.65 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.46, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0, however its pri...More..

Odinga ally arrested by Kenya police following
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Odinga ally arrested by Kenya police following " symbolic inauguration"

Alongside its tweet about Miguna's arrest , Odinga's NASA coalition posted video online that showed shattered glass strewn across the front entrance of his house. Court orders must be respected". "We will resi...More..

Kelly says Trump likely won't extend DACA deadline
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Kelly says Trump likely won't extend DACA deadline

The urgency of enacting a DACA replacement has receded somewhat since the administration began accepting program renewals in response to a federal court order in early January. He added, "Right now, the champ...More..

Super Bowl ratings are down, but 103 million people watched
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Super Bowl ratings are down, but 103 million people watched

One of the big appeals outside of the football is the half time performance and half time commercials that happen every year. A Super Bowl ad from a auto company but they never show you their cars. New ...More..

The Politics Behind The Nunes Memo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

The Politics Behind The Nunes Memo

A campaign is building among Trump allies to have the US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein sacked. Within minutes of the memo's release , Senate Democrats took to Twitter to share their disapproval ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) Position Lifted by Wright Investors Service Inc

Hillsdale Inv Management Inc stated it has 21,700 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 2,798 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $157,000 after acquirin...More..

Wall Street bounces back in busy trade
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Wall Street bounces back in busy trade

Many investors have been bracing for a pullback for months, as the stock market has minted record high after record high with investors encouraged by solid economic data and corporate earnings prospects, the ...More..

Silvio Berlusconi pledges to deport 600000 illegal immigrants
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Silvio Berlusconi pledges to deport 600000 illegal immigrants

When we're in government we will invest many resources in security. "We will boost police presence and reintroduce the "Safe Streets" initiative ..." We will make it count again'. Leftist politicians accuse Lea...More..

In Praise Of Anna Soubry
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

In Praise Of Anna Soubry

She has been making legitimate political arguments in line with the interests of those who did not vote for Brexit in the same way that Brexiteers say they represent the interests of those who voted in favour...More..

Trump Claims Nunes Has 'Tremendous Courage' For Releasing Anti-FBI Memo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump Claims Nunes Has 'Tremendous Courage' For Releasing Anti-FBI Memo

Rep. Trey Gowdy, a South Carolina Republican who has been deeply involved in hotly debated Republican issues such as the Benghazi hearings, says the GOP memo has no impact on Mueller's Russian Federation prob...More..

James Madison postpones games; possible mumps outbreak
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

James Madison postpones games; possible mumps outbreak

There is also one possible case affecting a student-athlete, and the student started to receive testing. There are no suspected cases among the general student population, the university said. Its symptoms ca...More..

'VIP paedophile ring' accuser faces child abuse charges
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

'VIP paedophile ring' accuser faces child abuse charges

The man alleged to have made false claims of a Westminster child abuse ring has been charged with making indecent images of children. The claims triggered the abandoned Met Police investigation Operation Mid...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

House committee votes to release Democrats' counter-memo

All had spoken out against releasing the GOP memo. Republicans charged that because the Federal Bureau of Investigation used information from an opposition research memo prepared by former British intellige...More..

NJ enlists in fight against Trump to protect clean water
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

NJ enlists in fight against Trump to protect clean water

Environmentalists praise the Clean Water Rule as a boost to pollution protections and clean water. New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal joined nine other states Tuesday in suing the Environmental Protect...More..

Pence in Japan to boost pressure on North Korea
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pence in Japan to boost pressure on North Korea

Late past year, at the height of recent tensions between the USA and Kim Jong Un regime, Tillerson publicly confirmed that the administration had maintained direct communication with North Korea through secret,...More..

Court of appeals upholds $25M settlement after former students sue Trump University
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Court of appeals upholds $25M settlement after former students sue Trump University

Donald Trump speaks at a press conference in NY to announce the establishment of Trump University, May 23, 2005. A federal appeals court in San Francisco upheld a $25 million settlement Tuesday to studen...More..

Philly Super Bowl Parade Plans To Include Dramatic Surprises
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Philly Super Bowl Parade Plans To Include Dramatic Surprises

The touchdown stood - and so did thousands of green-clad Eagles fans who weren't going to mind the frigid conditions outside US Bank Stadium once they headed out to celebrate. Yeah I'm still a little tipsy, b...More..

Stanley Black & Decker Enters Oversold Territory
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Stanley Black & Decker Enters Oversold Territory

Farmers Trust Co who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $202.60 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.17 during the last trading session,...More..

Forget the SOTU Address: Trump Wants a Military Parade
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Forget the SOTU Address: Trump Wants a Military Parade

President Trump has issued marching orders to the military: throw me a big, handsome parade. At the direction of the president, Pentagon generals have begun planning a grand parade on the streets of the USA ...More..

White House spokesperson once called Trump 'deplorable'
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

White House spokesperson once called Trump 'deplorable'

As Congress and the White House attempt to broker a deal on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and immigration, Trump on Tuesday floated the possibility of shutting down the federal government i...More..

Pink Blasts Twitter Troll For Criticising Her Super Bowl Performance
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pink Blasts Twitter Troll For Criticising Her Super Bowl Performance

Dozens of protesters formed a human barricade to block light rail tracks at a platform near U.S. Bank Stadium ahead of the Super Bowl. She soared through the air during her encore of "So What" in heels and a dr...More..

This Is What Pink Spit Out Before The Super Bowl National Anthem
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

This Is What Pink Spit Out Before The Super Bowl National Anthem

Pink - who hastily removed a wad of gum before singing, a moment captured for millions - carried off the mime with her trademark emotion and grace. Before the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patri...More..

Rachel Notley says Alberta to stop importing BC wine in pipeline feud
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Rachel Notley says Alberta to stop importing BC wine in pipeline feud

Albertans spent $72 million on B.C. wine previous year, with nearly 95 per cent of all Canadian wine sold here coming from our western neighbour. Notley said the action would also include AGLC stepping up enf...More..

Sushma Swaraj addresses diaspora in Saudi Arabia, speaks of India-Saudi bonhomie
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Sushma Swaraj addresses diaspora in Saudi Arabia, speaks of India-Saudi bonhomie

Sushma Swaraj is on a three-day visit to Saudi Arabia during which she will inaugurate the Janadriyah festival of the Gulf Kingdom. Addressing a joint press conference with Saudi Minister of National Guard ...More..