Jennifer Rubin: Rep. Nunes drops his cherry-picked memo: This is it?!

On the other hand, they remained committed to the Russian Federation investigation. The senior Democrat on the intelligence committee , Representative Adam Schiff , insisted Sunday that "the court was notified there was a political actor involved".... More..

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Pink's Super Bowl National Anthem Performance Was Incredible Despite Having the Flu
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Pink's Super Bowl National Anthem Performance Was Incredible Despite Having the Flu

Her adorable kiddos, 13-month old son Jameson and 6-year-old daughter Willow, had their green-and-white gear ready to go on Sunday. In addition to the anthem being a notoriously hard composition to nail, the ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Nunes memo could trigger constitutional crisis: Top Democrat

Senior officials at the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation need to address abuses listed in the explosive GOP memo, said House Intelligence Committee chair Devin Nunes . Ignoring a p...More..

Hacker attaccano il Pd di Firenze, online anche i dati di Renzi
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Hacker attaccano il Pd di Firenze, online anche i dati di Renzi

Il sito del Pd cittadino è ancora off line. "Nel post sul popolare social network, il gruppo hacker ha poi utilizzato gli hashtag " #hacked " e " #AnonPlus ", ma anche l'ormai celebre slogan " #staisereno...More..

Numerous Records Fall in Super Bowl LII Thriller
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Numerous Records Fall in Super Bowl LII Thriller

Sunday's average viewership of 103.4 million on NBC ranked as the 10th-highest viewed program in USA history. Nielsen said 27 million people stayed for the drama, the most-watched post-game entertainment sh...More..

Trump likely to approve release of Dem memo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump likely to approve release of Dem memo

Pelosi told CNN in January she had reviewed the Nunes memo and its basis as well as the intelligence underlying the memo, and accused Republicans of crafting a misleading document and misusing sensitive inf...More..

More Indian univs enter elite list, but rankings slide
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

More Indian univs enter elite list, but rankings slide

In the latest results, the university has improved its performance in nearly all areas of the ranking, namely in teaching, research, citation impact and knowledge transfer. "It is great news that University of ...More..

Trump treason comments were in jest, says White House
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump treason comments were in jest, says White House

Those are words that I could certainly cheer for, and are well expressed. Trump said, referring to those Democrats who remained emotionless during his State of the Union address last week. And since the...More..

President Trump Picks Twitter Fight with Los Angeles-Area Rep. Adam Schiff
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

President Trump Picks Twitter Fight with Los Angeles-Area Rep. Adam Schiff

Campbell served as a special assistant to former FBI Director James Comey, who Trump fired previous year . The GOP memo's central allegation is that agents and prosecutors, in applying in October 2016 to m...More..

Another round of snow in the forecast for NY region
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Another round of snow in the forecast for NY region

In reported snow totals from Saturday , the National Weather Service reported 2.4 inches near Brainerd, 2.5 inches near Motley and less than an inch near Walker. On Sunday afternoon and evening, wind chi...More..

Judge upholds arrest warrant for Julian Assange
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Judge upholds arrest warrant for Julian Assange

After the hearing, Mr Assange said his case had exposed "improper conduct" by the Crown Prosecution Service and his legal team's case could still be successful. Arguing that, although voluntary, living in the E...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Elon Musk & Space X Successfully Launch "Falcon Heavy"

Nonetheless, the test launch did exactly what SpaceX wanted it to: Send Musk's Tesla into space. As for the launch itself, "it's still tripping me out", Musk said Tuesday. Meanwhile, Boeing is developing ...More..

US Home passes stopgap spending invoice to avert shutdown
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

US Home passes stopgap spending invoice to avert shutdown

And Senate Democrats' chief immigration negotiator, Dick Durbin of IL, told CNN anchor Jake Tapper on "State of the Union" Sunday morning that he does not anticipate another government shutdown. One espec...More..

Trump's speech nailed it, so let's see what he does now
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump's speech nailed it, so let's see what he does now

Democratic Representative Steny Hoyer called Trump's proposal "draconian". Trump's allies inside and outside the White House have warned the president that Republicans could lose the House if Republica...More..

Dow Jones Plunge Has Many Investors Jittery
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Dow Jones Plunge Has Many Investors Jittery

When Acosta retorted that it is still an offensive comment, Sanders said that is "something to decide for yourself". The internet joined in on poking fun at the irony. Adam Schiff of California said in a st...More..

Gowdy breaks with GOP memo, sees no impact on Trump-Russia probe
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Gowdy breaks with GOP memo, sees no impact on Trump-Russia probe

Democrats have been eager to formally refute the four-page GOP memo , which was written by the committee's Republican staff at the direction of Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., and released Friday after Presid...More..

PM Modi to speak in both houses of Parliament
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

PM Modi to speak in both houses of Parliament

Nobody in India needs lessons on democracy from the Congress Party", he said. Modi started his speech by thanking President Ramnath Kovind for his address, and said the president's speech was apolitical. How ...More..

PM Modi's wife Jashodaben suffers minor injuries in road accident
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

PM Modi's wife Jashodaben suffers minor injuries in road accident

According to the police, the accident took place at around 10 am on Wednesday near Katunda area in Chittorgarh district. Seven people were travelling in the SUV. The vehicle was moving from Atru in Baran distri...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Dems' classified memo on Russian Federation probe

Nothing in the highly anticipated memo from the Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee impugns the investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller . Specifically, it takes aim at the FBI's use of in...More..

Loudoun Public Schools celebrate Black History Month
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Loudoun Public Schools celebrate Black History Month

Brock University aims to further commemorate and celebrate black history with events on campus, as well as within the community. She hopes to see students discussing prominent black Americans and leaders, a...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump demands Senate vote on his immigration plan

Trump made it clear during the retreat that he expects his conference to pass an immigration bill by March 5, the deadline he set for the expiration of DACA . Upper-middle-class whites were embarrassed by t...More..

Biden Calls Trump 'A Joke' Say He's 'Doing Everything Putin Ever Wanted'
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Biden Calls Trump 'A Joke' Say He's 'Doing Everything Putin Ever Wanted'

Cuomo also asked Biden what he thought of Trump's remark, apparently said in jest, that the Democrats are "treasonous" for not applauding him enough at the State of the Union. "It only takes a couple of slip-up...More..

House Intel Cmte. Votes To Release Democratic Response To Russia Memo
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

House Intel Cmte. Votes To Release Democratic Response To Russia Memo

Mark Warner is the Virginia Democrat who serves as the vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee; John Brennan is a former CIA director; James Clapper is the former director of national intelligence. M...More..

Man Lightly Wounded in West Bank Stabbing Attack; Assailant Shot Dead
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Man Lightly Wounded in West Bank Stabbing Attack; Assailant Shot Dead

Meanwhile, Israeli forces rounded up 17 Palestinians in overnight raids in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, according to a Palestinian NGO. The militant group also urged the Palestinian Authority to "halt all co...More..

Immigration Plan Without Strong Border Security and Wall 'Waste of Time'
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Immigration Plan Without Strong Border Security and Wall 'Waste of Time'

John McCain , R-Ariz., was worse than the Graham-Durbin proposal President Trump rejected weeks ago. Chris Coons are expected to introduce the bill Monday. Once they've become lawful permanent residents, they...More..

Watch as SpaceX attempts to launch its first Falcon Heavy rocket
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Watch as SpaceX attempts to launch its first Falcon Heavy rocket

The closely held Southern California company defied industry critics by flying the world's most powerful rocket-carrying a Tesla roadster as a dummy payload and publicity stunt-since USA astronauts la...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

ETFS Commodity Securities Limited (BULP.L): Tracking the Indicators

With most major indexes showing strength, it is safe to assume that many investors may have their heads in the clouds. As always, the values may need to be adjusted based on the specific stock and market. Trade...More..

Crews from 6 communities battle plastics fire in Port Colborne
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Crews from 6 communities battle plastics fire in Port Colborne

Smoke could be seen for several kilometres. Deputy Fire Chief Mike Bendia says the fire progressed very quickly and was still raging more than four hours later, but the amount of smoke appears to be lessening...More..

Eagles fan gets tattoo of 'trick play' in Super Bowl
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Eagles fan gets tattoo of 'trick play' in Super Bowl

He added, "I want to see changes in our criminal justice system. And I want to see between our communities and our law enforcement be advanced". Long and fellow Eagle Malcolm Jenkins have also visited with ...More..

Leader Of Conservative Latino Group Backs Trump Immigration Proposal, Calling It 'Centrist'
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Leader Of Conservative Latino Group Backs Trump Immigration Proposal, Calling It 'Centrist'

His words suggest that Trump may use a government shutdown as a way to threaten policymakers to get on board with his immigration framework - an exploitative move, given how Trump consistently casts blame on ...More..

Trump says Democrats are 'AWOL' on immigration
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trump says Democrats are 'AWOL' on immigration

Whether by accident or design, Trump is presiding over a strong economy - the kind that historically rewards incumbents lavishly - and his recent legislative victory overhauling the tax code has made him the to...More..

Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed

Activists say the passage of the bill has encouraged a rise in anti-Semitism. The Ukrainian parliament on Tuesday adopted a resolution denouncing a new Polish law on the military offenses and crimes against...More..

11-year-old boy dies after falling into frozen pond
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

11-year-old boy dies after falling into frozen pond

FDNY officials got to the scene in four minutes - but Anthony was still underwater and out of sight. FDNY deputy chief George Healy, during a press conference, warned parents of the risks of playing on frozen...More..

Deadly SC train crash highlights safety concerns
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Deadly SC train crash highlights safety concerns

Sumwalt says that after pulling their train off the mainline and onto the siding, the CSX crew members should have relined that switch to the main track - and that they had reported doing so. The crash begs the...More..

US Air Force chief flies Tejas aircraft
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

US Air Force chief flies Tejas aircraft

Goldfein's sortie at the Air Force Station in Jodhpur was part of his official visit to India , aimed at strengthening the ties between the two nations. During the Tejas flight, Indian Air Force (IAF) Air ...More..

Elon Musk's Big Rocket Goes Boom (in a Good Way)
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Elon Musk's Big Rocket Goes Boom (in a Good Way)

SpaceX on Tuesday successfully launched its Falcon Heavy , the world's most powerful rocket, from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Then, as half a million people held their breath, Elon Musk's $90 mill...More..

Supreme Court refuses to immediately take NC gerrymandering case
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Supreme Court refuses to immediately take NC gerrymandering case

Pennsylvania's congressional delegation has been 13-5 in favor of Republicans during the three election cycles since the GOP-drawn 2011 map took effect. Late last week, Scarnati and Turzai sought recusal of one...More..

White House says long-term budget deal needed
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

White House says long-term budget deal needed

And the White House is correct: The economic fundamentals are strong. Beginning immediately after his 2016 election all the way through last week's State of the Union address, the president repeatedly claim...More..

Congress-NCP talks to progress only after nod from top leaders
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Congress-NCP talks to progress only after nod from top leaders

Ashok Chavan said the prevailing social situation in Maharashtra was discussed in the meeting on Tuesday. While state NCP chief Sunil Tatkare confirmed a decision had been taken in principle at a meeting of se...More..

Dog starts fire after stealing pancakes off stove
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Dog starts fire after stealing pancakes off stove

Just moments later, a blaze erupts on the stove and smoke quickly fills the house. Luckily, the alarm system alerted emergency responders who arrived at the house in time to contain the flames. First, we alwa...More..

Meghalaya Cong lists all 60 candidates
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Meghalaya Cong lists all 60 candidates

The other two candidates include Banpynshngainlang Rumnong, who has been allotted the party ticket from Pynthorumkhrah assembly, and Diolinda Dkhar from Khliehriat assembly constituency. Stating that the party ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Costco Wholesale (COST) Raised to Buy at Vetr

About 86.59M shares traded or 195.07% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Trending Stock Buzzer: Pacific Biosciences (PACB)

HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 27,785 shares of the biotechnology company's stock valued at $101,000 after acquiring an additional 7,225 shares during the period. Hercules Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC) has risen 1...More..

PyeongChang battles cold snap and norovirus after of Winter Olympics opening ceremony
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

PyeongChang battles cold snap and norovirus after of Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Canadians speed skaters practising at the Olympic Oval. Improved relations between the two Koreas is something the U.S. is uncomfortable with under the current conditions, said Anwita Basu, an analyst at th...More..

It wasn't your imagination-the Super Bowl broadcast had a blackout Sunday
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

It wasn't your imagination-the Super Bowl broadcast had a blackout Sunday

According to the organization's website, more than 10,000 people are taking part. Chinyere Tutashinda, a spokeswoman for the activists, said they were also protesting authorities' decision to dedicate the cit...More..

Mattis: US military's competitive edge has 'eroded'
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Mattis: US military's competitive edge has 'eroded'

Both said the modernization program was necessary to maintain the US deterrent. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis offered a justification for the Pentagon's amped-up nuclear weapons policy, saying that at least on...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

White House chief: Some immigrants 'too lazy' to sign up for DACA

According to a snippet of the transcript being tweeted by White House pool reporters , Comstock refuted Trump after he reportedly said he was in favor of another government shutdown if an immigration deal i...More..

Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank in Rowan County
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Deputy fired after allegedly robbing bank in Rowan County

Athey did not injure anyone during this incident and that he did not resist arrest", said Sheriff Grice. Police say all the money that was taken from the bank was recovered. The sheriff said Jeff Athey is ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Braun Stacey Associates Inc. Sells 81670 Shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Lumbard & Kellner Llc who had been investing in Kraton Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.46 billion market cap company. Hbk Invs Ltd Partnership owns 21,380 shares. Since...More..

One-Person Firm Got $156M FEMA Deal. It Didn't End Well
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

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 baffl...More..