Mumbai monorail services halted after minor fire, no casualties

The blaze was brought under control after 45 minutes of fire fighting. The fire department was alerted about the Level I blaze, following which three fire engines were rushed to the spot. Meanwhile, Monorail services are still suspended. Back in J... More..

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Colombia seizes largest stash of cocaine ever

Police estimated the cost of the shipment on the worldwide market could reach 360 million dollars (310 million euros). Officials say the cocaine belonged to the Clan del Golfo, an illegal armed group that has...More..

Tropical Storm Rina continues to spin, remains no threat to land
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Tropical Storm Rina continues to spin, remains no threat to land

With devastating storms like Harvey, Irma, and Maria, this has been the busiest Atlantic hurricane season since 2005, when there were 28 named storms, which includes tropical storms and hurricanes. The storm is...More..

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru involved in road accident along Thika-Murang'a road
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru involved in road accident along Thika-Murang'a road

The Governor passed on while receiving treatment at Thika Level V Hospital. He was involved in serious vehicle crash at Makenji along the Thika-Nairobi highway on November 7, 2017. According to the police, the ...More..

Iconic Graffiti Haven 5Pointz was Illegally Destroyed, According to Jury
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Iconic Graffiti Haven 5Pointz was Illegally Destroyed, According to Jury

For the better part of 20 years, 5Pointz, a complex of buildings in Long Island City, was a NY rarity: an aesthetic collaboration between the developer, Jerry Wolkoff , and a scrappy crew of graffiti artists t...More..

Laurel City Council final election counts confirm unofficial results
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Laurel City Council final election counts confirm unofficial results

Phillipe M. Cunningham defeated incumbent Ward 4 City Council Member and Council President Barbara Johnson with 2,605 votes after the second round of tallying. "Voter apathy is not just within our city, it's th...More..

DPM bombarded with questions on Zakir Naik in Dewan Rakyat
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

DPM bombarded with questions on Zakir Naik in Dewan Rakyat

According to the Malay Mail Online , Datuk Seri Zahid, who is also Home Minister, told Parliament that India had not requested extradition yet, but Putrajaya will go ahead with deportation if requested via the...More..

U.S. spent $5.6 trillion on wars since 9/11
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

U.S. spent $5.6 trillion on wars since 9/11

In addition, the cost figure includes $783 billion in spending for the Department of Homeland Security for the prevention and response to terrorism. According to the Wall Street Journal , that cost is more tha...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

New Ford EcoSport launched at Rs 7.31 lakh

The EcoSport facelift features armrests in front as well as for passenger at the rear. In terms of design, the facelifted EcoSport gets a new grille that is in line with Ford's design language, projector he...More..

Marine Le Pen Reportedly Loses Immunity Over Daesh Pictures on Twitter ... Again
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Marine Le Pen Reportedly Loses Immunity Over Daesh Pictures on Twitter ... Again

A cross-party committee in the National Assembly made a decision to remove the protection Ms Le Pen enjoys as a deputy in the assembly. The other images showed a tank running over a man in an orange jumpsui...More..

BJP workers clash on 1st DeMo anniversary
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

BJP workers clash on 1st DeMo anniversary

The opposition parties in Kerala is leaving no stone unturned to put pressure on the government. While the BJP observed the note ban anniversary as "Anti Black Money Day", Congress commemorated the day ...More..

ICICI Bank Limited (IBN) Shares Bought by Daiwa Securities Group Inc
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

ICICI Bank Limited (IBN) Shares Bought by Daiwa Securities Group Inc

Fisher Asset Management LLC owned approximately 0.43% of ICICI Bank Limited worth $117,077,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Jefferies upgraded the stock to "...More..

Putin, Trump to meet on November 10 - Kremlin aide
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Putin, Trump to meet on November 10 - Kremlin aide

The date of the meeting of Russian and United States presidents on the sidelines of the APEC Economic Leaders' Week has been revealed. " Putin is very important because they can help us with North Korea". Si...More..

Ombudsman files graft, usurpation raps vs Aquino at Sandiganbayan
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Ombudsman files graft, usurpation raps vs Aquino at Sandiganbayan

The Ombudsman recommended a bail of $500 for graft and another $200 for the usurpation case for Aquino's temporary liberty. Also indicted with Aquino were Alan Purisima, the dismissed head of the Philippine N...More..

Indigo passenger manhandling: Airlines submits report, frames whistleblower as main culprit
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Indigo passenger manhandling: Airlines submits report, frames whistleblower as main culprit

Air India soon posted another picture. A day after a video allegedly showing ground handling staff of IndiGo manhandling a passenger went viral, shares of Interglobe Aviation Ltd, operator of IndiGo airl...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Bill de Blasio easily wins second term as mayor

For progressives in the Trump era, de Blasio's success represents new evidence to back an argument that ambitious, broad-based economic reforms - like those put forward by Vermont Sen. Reminding his supporters ...More..

Polly want help? Parrot, not person, draws cops
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Polly want help? Parrot, not person, draws cops

A sheriff's deputy in OR wasn't sure what he would find when he rushed to a home following reports a woman was screaming for help. Cautiously, the deputy approached the residence, likely anxious that someone ...More..

1 killed, 6 including senior police official injured in blast in Quetta
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

1 killed, 6 including senior police official injured in blast in Quetta

Five police personnel who were also injured in the attack were shifted to CMH for treatment. Sources said DIG Shakeel's vehicle was targetted as soon as the officer left this residence in the Chaman Housin...More..

Bandhan Express, New Train Between Bengal And Bangladesh: 10 Facts
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Bandhan Express, New Train Between Bengal And Bangladesh: 10 Facts

Bandhan Express will be the second train which will run between the two countries. Although the service is being launched on Thursday, it will start operating only on November 16. The bridge over the Titas was ...More..

Donald Trump urges N Korea to 'come to table' over nuclear issue
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Donald Trump urges N Korea to 'come to table' over nuclear issue

It came as President Donald Trump raised the pressure on North Korea by refusing to rule out military action and declaring that the USA "will not stand" for Pyongyang menacing the United States or its Asian a...More..

Western Powers Set Up Showdown With Russia Over Syrian Chemical Attacks
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Western Powers Set Up Showdown With Russia Over Syrian Chemical Attacks

The White House has described Russia's initiative as "watered down", saying countries that did not support the renewal of the mandate or wanted it changed "are protecting the [Syrian President Bashar] Assad r...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

15-year-old charged after online threat made against Nanaimo high school

He said it was deemed safe for the school to be open Monday after a threat assessment over the weekend. "RCMP were called immediately to investigate, who assisted in finding the source of the threat". "Youth ha...More..

Trump to tweet from China despite social media ban
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Trump to tweet from China despite social media ban

Vice Premier Yang told commercial delegates from both countries that the deals signed was a "warm-up" and there would be more "good things" in the coming days. USA officials said Trump will have access to socia...More..

Woman faces more charges over fatal Sydney school crash
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Woman faces more charges over fatal Sydney school crash

Hundreds of mourners crammed into Lakemba Mosque on Thursday to remember the boy, who died with his best friend, at Banksia Road Public School on Tuesday. The 52-year-old was initially charged on Tuesday with t...More..

In Their Own Words: Is gun control discourse effective?
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

In Their Own Words: Is gun control discourse effective?

I know this point has already been brought up many times , but it is important to reiterate about policy: after the incident in NYC when 8 people were killed and others injured by an immigrant from Uzbekista...More..

Americans targeted by racist flyers win elections
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Americans targeted by racist flyers win elections

Below that is a picture of the candidate, a Sikh man wearing a turban. Jerry Shi and Falguni Patel won seats on the Edison Township Public Schools board on Tuesday night , despite being attacked in anonym...More..

Court declares Catalonia independence vote 'void'
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Court declares Catalonia independence vote 'void'

In an attempt to win over moderate Catalans, the government said it may amend the constitution to allow a national poll on whether regions could vote to break away. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said the electio...More..

Tougher gun laws might have led to more Texas casualties
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Tougher gun laws might have led to more Texas casualties

Associate professor of health science from Ball State University, Jagdish Khubchandani, says when a mass murder occurs, the mentally ill are often used as the scapegoat. "If (Willeford) did not have a gun or ri...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Shares Bought by Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC

The firm owned 385,143 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 202,883 shares during the period. Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC owned approximately 0.08% of QEP Resources worth $1,702,0...More..

Mamata Banerjee describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Mamata Banerjee describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'

Speaking on the first anniversary of demonetisation here, he said the note ban would bring huge long-term benefits to the country which would outweigh short-term blips. on Monday, Banerjee made an announcement ...More..

Program helps low-income Pennsylvanians with heating bills
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Program helps low-income Pennsylvanians with heating bills

Eligible households can get up to $726 depending on income, household size and how the home is heated. Application information is available at local social services agencies and online . Holly Nelson, Grant ...More..

Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer

Seemingly every Sunday this fall, football fans have found themselves asking the same question: How is Tom Brady still doing it? The offense is red hot, and the defense is playing the best they have played al...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Which Stocks To Invest? - Tucows Inc. (TCX), Banco Santander-Chile (BSAC)

The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $0.14, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $0.22. This comparison showed down direction of price behind its 200-SMA. There are advantages to using a moving...More..

USA to soon stage drill with three carriers as Trump visits Asia
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

USA to soon stage drill with three carriers as Trump visits Asia

The announcement coincides with President Donald Trump's Asia tour, which is dominated by North Korean affairs. In August, Trump announced his administration's new strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia, wh...More..

MMA fighter Lee hurt in auto crash, pulls out of title defense
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

MMA fighter Lee hurt in auto crash, pulls out of title defense

It was severe enough to force her out of her planned fight with Mei Yamaguchi , which was set to headline ONE: Immortal Pursuit on November 24 in Singapore. Sityodtong added he saw photos of the damaged vehicl...More..

All-Electric Vespa Scooter Unveiled With 62-Mile Range
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

All-Electric Vespa Scooter Unveiled With 62-Mile Range

Piaggio group has been improving the electric motors since mid-seventies. Piaggio says the standard Electtrica model will have a range of up to 62 miles per charge , while a souped-up X variant will featur...More..

PD: 94-year-old woman abducted during Scottsdale home invasion
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

PD: 94-year-old woman abducted during Scottsdale home invasion

According to Scottsdale Police, the incident happened at approximately 6:00 a.m., when an unknown male forced his way into the woman's home, bound her, placed her in the trunk of her auto, and drove away from t...More..

Kerala HC pulls up state govt in land encroachment case
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Kerala HC pulls up state govt in land encroachment case

The court said the government would have initiated summary action by initiating even demolition drive if a common man had encroached upon a government land. Despite violation of the law, all of which amounted...More..

Paul's mayor-elect reflects on path to history
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Paul's mayor-elect reflects on path to history

Paul's next mayor until January, but he was already at City Hall talking with his future staff Wednesday morning. Former City Council Member Melvin Carter will be the mayor of Minnesota's capital city after r...More..

TV station in Afghan capital comes under attack
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

TV station in Afghan capital comes under attack

The IS-linked Aamaq news outlet said the Islamic State group was behind the attack , according to the SITE Intelligence Group, which tracks militant postings. The mother of a female journalist at the station...More..

Why Is Harvey Weinstein's Legal Team Sounding So Confident Right Now??
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Why Is Harvey Weinstein's Legal Team Sounding So Confident Right Now??

Boies - whose clients have included Pacific Investment Management and Maurice Greenberg, the ousted chairman of American International Group - said in a statement on Tuesday that he declined to represent Weins...More..

Lebanon President Says Stability is 'Red Line' After Hariri Quit
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Lebanon President Says Stability is 'Red Line' After Hariri Quit

It has thrust Lebanon into the front line of the regional rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran that has also buffeted Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain. The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement called the resig...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Tribune Media Co (TRCO) Analysts See $0.43 EPS

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 96.03% of the company's stock. Nationwide Fund Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of Tribune Media during the first quarter valued at $103,000. Tribune Me...More..

LePage refuses Medicaid expansion despite OK from ME voters
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

LePage refuses Medicaid expansion despite OK from ME voters

Claiming he's chosen to wait because credit agencies say the plan is irresponsible, the governor stated that expanding Medicaid in the state would be "ruinous to Maine's budget". Under ObamaCare, the federal go...More..

Philippines' Duterte scales back building work in South China Sea spat
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Philippines' Duterte scales back building work in South China Sea spat

A territorial spat emerged in the Spratly Archipelago in August when Philippine soldiers brought bamboo and roofing materials to a newly-formed sandbar - a partially-submerged stretch of sand created by waves b...More..

Missing Bemidji Girl Located, Illinois Man Arrested
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Missing Bemidji Girl Located, Illinois Man Arrested

The investigation started with a parent contacting the Beltrami County sheriff's office Tuesday morning saying the teen was missing from her home. According to police, her parents noted she was behaving suspici...More..

Emboldened Xi, weakened Trump face tough talks
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Emboldened Xi, weakened Trump face tough talks

The trip comes as Trump faces the lowest approval ratings for a U.S. president in seven decades, while Xi cemented his status as the most powerful Chinese leader in a generation at a Communist Party congress la...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

The Hain Celestial Group had a return on equity of 7.65% and a net margin of 2.36%. Thompson Davis & Inc holds 0.02% or 2,000 shares. About shares traded. This short-term trade hasn't won every time, and ...More..

Analysts Opinions on: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Analysts Opinions on: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

According to a recent spotcheck, company NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) have been seen trading -2.34% away from the 50- day high. About 1.51M shares traded. Eagle Asset Mgmt accumulated 3,374 shares. Fier...More..

Weather Authority: Clearing Skies and Cool Temperatures
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Weather Authority: Clearing Skies and Cool Temperatures

Strong northwest winds will develop behind Thursday night's cold front and continue into Friday. The suburbs will end up in the 30s and a few spots especially north could go down into the 20s. Winds gusts as hi...More..