Housekeeper finds 5-foot boa constrictor in NC hotel room

The snake, discovered in a Charlotte backyard, was reported as a "large python", but actually turned out to be a boa constrictor, authorities said. Miller was at the Rodeway Inn visiting a guest and placed Chuck down. "I set him down for two minute... More..

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Kurds offer to freeze results of referendum
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Kurds offer to freeze results of referendum

Kurdish leaders offer to freeze referendum results, halt military operations and open dialogue with Baghdad . As the government made strides against IS, it has also tried to tighten federal control on Kurdi...More..

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits Taj Mahal, participates in cleanliness drive
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits Taj Mahal, participates in cleanliness drive

However, addressing a rally in Gorakhpur recently, Yogi Adityanath called Taj Mahal the "pride of India" and referred to it as a "world class monument". He, however, added that he does not want the monument...More..

Sushma Swaraj seeks report over attack on Swiss couple in Fatehpur Sikri
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Sushma Swaraj seeks report over attack on Swiss couple in Fatehpur Sikri

Now, the couple has taken to the Delhi hospital for medical services. The couple was reportedly stalked and harassed near the railway station before the attack on Sunday. They asked us to accompany them to some...More..

Delhi: Woman shot dead in her vehicle in Shalimar Bagh
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Delhi: Woman shot dead in her vehicle in Shalimar Bagh

The car-borne assailants held out a gun and attempted to fire at Pankaj, however, Priya suffered severe bullet injuries. She was rushed to hospital but declared dead on arrival. Pankaj told police that he had b...More..

Police arrest 3 youths with suspected Islamic State links in Kannur
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Police arrest 3 youths with suspected Islamic State links in Kannur

The three men in their early twenties were in the police radar from last four months and were arrested on Wednesday evening. The arrest has once again brought to the fore the rising influence of IS among the ...More..

Tillerson's Pakistan visit to help improve bilateral ties: FO
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Tillerson's Pakistan visit to help improve bilateral ties: FO

He said Pakistan has a great importance in the region, and the country has taken indiscriminate actions to eliminate the menace of terrorism. Tillerson also noted India's constructive role in rebuilding Afgha...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Waterford man wins $21 million Mega Millions jackpot

In addition to the jackpot victor, two Powerball tickets worth $1 million each were sold in Florida. It'll also have longer odds and feature bigger prize payouts. "We have a demand for innovation to keep fresh,...More..

Rep. Frederica Wilson misplays the race card
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Rep. Frederica Wilson misplays the race card

Wilson was not a member of Congress when the funding was approved in 2009, and video of a speech she gave at the opening of the field office shows no such boast. Trump has called Wilson "wacky", Kelly said she'...More..

Freeze warning, frost advisory issued for area
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Freeze warning, frost advisory issued for area

The National Weather Service issued Wednesday a Frost Advisory for parts of Illinois, Wisconsin and IN from 1 a.m.to 8 a.m. Thursday. Temperatures will get even colder overnight into Thursday morning, wit...More..

Hattiesburg middle school students take a stand against bullying
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Hattiesburg middle school students take a stand against bullying

While I was eating my lunch, they used to put their food in my tray. "Made me feel I wasn't worth anything", said Mcbride. Bullied or not, these kids are on the same page. At the end of the week the entire sc...More..

Detained immigrant teen has abortion
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Detained immigrant teen has abortion

A US appeals court has cleared the way for a 17-year-old immigrant held in federal custody to obtain an abortion. "Defendants are essentially holding Jane Doe hostage to prevent her from getting an abortion in ...More..

Cold front could weaken Caribbean system, but heavy rain still possible
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Cold front could weaken Caribbean system, but heavy rain still possible

If this system is able to eventually organize and grow, it would become Tropical Storm Philippe, the 16th named storm of the season. Cyclone formation was not certain, however. The disturbance is likely to drif...More..

More and more, ‘average Canadian’ is anything but: latest census
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

More and more, ‘average Canadian’ is anything but: latest census

Another 40 per cent of immigrants to Cornwall are people who were sponsored to enter the country by a citizen or a permanent resident already in Canada. More than half of respondents - 51.5 per cent - said they...More..

Brazil's embattled president taken to hospital for treatment
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Brazil's embattled president taken to hospital for treatment

Reporting from Sao Paulo, the BBC's Katy Watson said shouts of "Out with Temer!" rang out as lawmakers were casting their votes. But he is still subject to investigation and possible trial by lower courts after...More..

Brexit is stupidest thing any country has done besides Trump — Michael Bloomberg
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Brexit is stupidest thing any country has done besides Trump — Michael Bloomberg

London mayor Sadiq Khan attended the opening with Bloomberg. "It is really hard to understand why a country that was doing so well wanted to ruin it", he told the conference organised by MIT, Harvard Univer...More..

Here are 3 new methods to link mobile number with Aadhaar
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Here are 3 new methods to link mobile number with Aadhaar

Furthermore, for customers unable to visit service centres of telecom operators, the government has asked the companies to arrange re-verification at subscribers' doorstep. For this objective, the DoT asked tel...More..

Trump On Possible DMZ Visit: 'You'll Be Surprised'
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Trump On Possible DMZ Visit: 'You'll Be Surprised'

North Korea has not engaged in any tension-raising activities in the 39 days since its September 15 intermediate-range ballistic missile launch, its longest such break since its missile test launch at the time...More..

Ukraine: One dies, three injured in a blast in Kiev
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Ukraine: One dies, three injured in a blast in Kiev

Unfortunately, one could not be saved. "Igor Mosiychuk is now in hospital". Ministry advisor Zoryan Shkiryak, in a Facebook post, said , "Altogether four people were wounded in the explosion". Kyiv police ...More..

Kenya to charge opposition leader's sister with incitement to violence
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Kenya to charge opposition leader's sister with incitement to violence

The poll, which the opposition Raila Odinga leader says he will boycott, is scheduled to be held on Thursday after the Supreme Court last month annulled the August 8 presidential election result. At least...More..

DeMo anniv anti-black money day, says BJP
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

DeMo anniv anti-black money day, says BJP

Union Ministers, party leaders from states as well Centre and party functionaries will be touring the length and breath of the country to underscore the Modi government's moves against corrupt economy. Talking ...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

In Major Reversal, Iraqi Kurds Offer To Freeze Their Independence Bid

Abadi hailed the "fraternal" relations with Turkey and remarked that the battle against the Islamic State (IS) was coming towards an end with the government forces having retaken recently its Iraqi headquarte...More..

States Lose Push to Force Trump to Restart Health Subsidies
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

States Lose Push to Force Trump to Restart Health Subsidies

A federal judge in California chose not to block President Donald Trump's executive order to end government insurance subsidies required by the Affordable Care Act. "Taking these legally required subsidies away...More..

US Adds Two Aircraft Carriers and Strike Groups to Asia Pacific
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

US Adds Two Aircraft Carriers and Strike Groups to Asia Pacific

The USS Nimitz , escorted by its cruisers, destroyers and submarines, joined the Roosevelt and Reagan carrier strike groups in the western Pacific, according to the Navy Wednesday. 25, after concluding opera...More..

U.S. imposes sanctions on Yemen to tackle ISIS and Al-Qaeda
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

U.S. imposes sanctions on Yemen to tackle ISIS and Al-Qaeda

In July 2017, Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the United States building on the long history of cooperation and partnership between the two countries. The ongoing diplomatic standoff wit...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Earnings Estimates Revision Trends: United States Steel Corporation (X)

BidaskClub upgraded United States Steel Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Saturday, August 26th. The stock of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) has "Neutral" rating given ...More..

Huge trust deficit between Pakistan and US: Khawaja Asif
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Huge trust deficit between Pakistan and US: Khawaja Asif

Pakistan would not budge against United States demands like it has been the practice in the past, the minister added. Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Tuesday said that Pakistan, in the meeting with US Secret...More..

LaVar Ball is every son's dream — Wizards head coach
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

LaVar Ball is every son's dream — Wizards head coach

However, LaVar's comments apparently got Wall fired up as well as Gortat. "Nah, no mercy", Wall responded when asked if he would show leniency to the 19-year-old rookie point guard despite his braggadocious...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

United States bars Indonesian military chief

US Homeland Security Department said earlier this week that the US embassy in Jakarta had informed Nurmantyo's office that he might be delayed in boarding his flight because of unspecified "US security protocol...More..

Detroit Lions to extend kicker Matt Prater's contract for 3 years
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Detroit Lions to extend kicker Matt Prater's contract for 3 years

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , Prater will receive a $3.6 million signing bonus and could earn up to $12.15 million over the course of the deal. During his time with the Lions, the 11-year veteran...More..

Malami defends his role in Maina's recall, promotion
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Malami defends his role in Maina's recall, promotion

The Minister, on October 22, had confirmed the resumption of duty by Abdulrasheed Maina , as an Acting Director in his ministry. Maina was appointed by former President Goodluck Jonathan as Chairman of the t...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Ex-judge is first to be sentenced in FIFA scandal

Chen also said Trujillo, along with other defendants, would be liable for $415,000 in restitution, but ordered more briefing from attorneys to decide how it would be paid. Trujillo admitted accepting almost $20...More..

USA makes renewal of H-1B visa more hard
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

USA makes renewal of H-1B visa more hard

Francis Cissna. While the new policy does not change regulations on the documentary requirements of an extension application, it directs officers that "they should not feel constrained in requesting additiona...More..

Aadhaar, mobile number linking an attack on privacy, won't do it: Mamata
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Aadhaar, mobile number linking an attack on privacy, won't do it: Mamata

Earlier in the day, the chief minister had said that Centre was interfering with the people's rights and privacy by asking them to link their Aadhaar with mobile numbers, and that she will not do the same even ...More..

High school girl denied victory despite beating boys
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

High school girl denied victory despite beating boys

Emily's high school doesn't have enough girls to field a golf team in the fall, so she plays with the varsity boys team and she has since the 8th grade. In a gesture of sportsmanship, Nico, who was awarded the ...More..

'My generals' had decision-making authority on Niger mission
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

'My generals' had decision-making authority on Niger mission

He also said he couldn't say "definitively" how far Johnson's body was from the initial scene of contact, adding that the USA team found themselves in a "very complex situation". He said the 12-member Army sp...More..

J&K CM tells cops not to target militants' families
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

J&K CM tells cops not to target militants' families

Addressing a gathering at Police Training School Manigam in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district, Mehbooba said, "Police should not attack the militant's families as militants are attacking the policemen's fa...More..

Theresa Lockhart's body found in shallow grave in wooded area
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Theresa Lockhart's body found in shallow grave in wooded area

A MI man who was investigated as a person of interest in his wife's disappearance was found dead Tuesday of an apparent suicide, authorities said. Police believe he killed himself. Tuesday afternoon, Portage Po...More..

Woman allegedly killed by dog attack
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Woman allegedly killed by dog attack

Tania Klemke had previously described her dog Simba as her best friend but around 4am Wednesday she was attacked while trying to protect a male visitor. The female died of her injuries while the male was been t...More..

BroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Downgraded by Dougherty & Co to
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

BroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Downgraded by Dougherty & Co to "Neutral"

Therefore 70% are positive. Broadsoft has $45 highest and $44 lowest target. The average 1-year price target for BroadSoft, Inc . Comstock Resources had 22 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to ...More..

Man Inspired by Movie
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Man Inspired by Movie "Up" Flies Over South Africa Using Balloons

In preparation for the epic event, Morgan tried it out for himself to see how it would all work. The flight was originally due to take place in Botswana, but after numerous failed attempts it was relocated to...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Analysts See $0.12 EPS for Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (USA) (AEM)

The rating was downgraded by Desjardins Securities to "Hold" on Tuesday, February 2. On Monday, September 25 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold". LendingClub Corporation provides ...More..

Customer tackles armed bank robber with brutal body slam
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Customer tackles armed bank robber with brutal body slam

A 63-year-old hotel general manager walked into a Scott Township, Pennsylvania, bank on Friday afternoon to do a little business and ended up walking out a hero. They wrestle on the ground for a short time, wit...More..

Rain and Kim Tae-hee welcome baby girl
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Rain and Kim Tae-hee welcome baby girl

Rain and Kim Tae Hee's relationship was revealed on January 1, 2013 while Rain was fulfilling his military service. He posted a photo of a pair of pink and white booties with a caption (translated to Engli...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Question mark looms over Nawaz's appearance for NAB hearing tomorrow

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's return plan to Pakistan is still shrouded in mystery as multiple reports are emerging whether the PML-N president would head to London or Pakistan to face the pen...More..

As Panel Questions Trump Associates, GOP Launches New Probes
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

As Panel Questions Trump Associates, GOP Launches New Probes

USA Today reports GOP lawmakers on Tuesday announced two new investigations involving Clinton. Mark Penn , the chief political go-to guy for Clinton and her husband, President Bill Clinton, recently disprove...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Evaluate Stock's Volatility before Making Any Investment Decision: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)

The company has market cap of $201.25 billion. The stock's 50-day moving average price is $197.92 and its 200-day moving average price is $186.84. SK Telecom Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:SKM) has risen 24.69% since Octob...More..

Sherri Papini abduction: 911 audio, sketches released
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Sherri Papini abduction: 911 audio, sketches released

Papini went missing November 2 while jogging near her home in Redding. She had been branded. It's been nearly a year since California mom Sherri Papini was brutally kidnapped from her home, beaten and bra...More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

EPS Forecast Revision Trends: Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR)

ABERLE DEREK K also sold $1.28 million worth of QUALCOMM, Inc. 6 of them rate its stock a hold. Nisa Investment Advisors, LLC augmented its ownership by buying 8,700 shares an increase of 9.6% as of 09/30/2017....More..

by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Turkey detains 12 human rights activists

The activists face a range of charges, including helping armed terrorist groups such as the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) and the network of the USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen, accused by Ankara of engineeri...More..