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LMR Partners LLP Purchases New Stake in McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC)
- August 22, 2017

Another trade for 2,500 shares valued at $249,050 was bought by Montiel Maritza Gomez . About shares traded. McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) has risen 5.12% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. City Hldgs Company has 57 shares. The Fund's investment objective is that it seeks to provide current income and stable dividends, exempt from regular federal and designated state income taxes, where applicable, consistent with the preservation of capital by investing primarily in a ... (more...)
Bihar journalist murder case: CBI files charge sheet against Shahabuddin Bihar journalist murder case: CBI files charge sheet against Shahabuddin
- August 22, 2017

Investigation by the agency has revealed that Shahabuddin played an active role in hatching a conspiracy to eliminate the Siwan-based journalist", sources said. Rajdeo, the Bureau chief of a local Hindi daily, was shot dead in Siwan in May previous year while he was returning to his home from the office. The CBI says it has enough evidence against the accused persons. (more...)
Republican senator refuses to say whether GOP will endorse Trump for re-election Republican senator refuses to say whether GOP will endorse Trump for re-election
- August 22, 2017

Collins wrote in House Speaker Paul Ryan's name in November instead of voting for any of the presidential candidates on the ballot. The Maine Republican told MSNBC's Hallie Jackson that she was disappointed by Trump's moral equivocation after a white supremacist march in Charlottesville resulted in the death of a counter-protester. (more...)
Bakersfield Fire Department sends additional resources to South Fork Fire Bakersfield Fire Department sends additional resources to South Fork Fire
- August 22, 2017

It has now burned 3,473 acres and is 10% contained. The wildfire continued to spread to the northeast. Crews hope to have the fire fully contained by September 3. Firefighters will continue to strengthen lines east of Wawona and suppress spot fires south of the South Fork of the Merced River, park officials said. (more...)
Berry warned me about Hollywood: Bake Off's Leith Berry warned me about Hollywood: Bake Off's Leith
- August 22, 2017

The Great British Bake Off's Tom is a hottie hailing from Edinburgh with his partner David. When it was announced the beloved Great British Bake Off would move from BBC One to Channel 4, the nation was up in arms, wondering whether the traditional charm of the show would be retained on a newer, undeniably edgier channel. (more...)
Every NFL Player Who Has Protested During the National Anthem this Preseason Every NFL Player Who Has Protested During the National Anthem this Preseason
- August 22, 2017

On "Tucker Carlson Tonight", Fox Sports 1 host Jason Whitlock said NFL players aren't speaking out against their fellow players' national anthem protests because they fear a backlash . Several other players joined him throughout the season. Supporters of the quarterback insist that he's been blackballed for his behavior. It is possible that Kaepernick still has a chance to sign with a team; however, there will be drawbacks and stigma that follows. (more...)
Boko Haram use of children as 'human bombs' soars in 2017 Boko Haram use of children as 'human bombs' soars in 2017
- August 22, 2017

Children have been used repeatedly in this way over the last few years and so far this year, the number of children used is already four times higher than it was for all of last year. Her team, which includes former police officers, identified some returnees as having been trained as suicide bombers. "Therefore we are going to reinforce and reinvigorate the fight not only against elements of Boko Haram which are attempting a new series of attacks on soft targets, kidnappings, farmers versus ... (more...)
'Silence Sam': Possible rally planned around UNC Chapel Hill Confederate statue Tuesday 'Silence Sam': Possible rally planned around UNC Chapel Hill Confederate statue Tuesday
- August 22, 2017

Following white supremacist protests and counter protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, that turned deadly, along with demonstrations around the country, including in Durham where protesters toppled a Confederate monument, Folt said the university understands the "strong desire" of some people to participate in protests calling for the removal of such statues. (more...)
Drivers, students should brush up on school bus safety every year Drivers, students should brush up on school bus safety every year
- August 22, 2017

More than 1,700 people had registered for the program by 8:30 a.m. with the number expected to soar after traditional-calendar students, who account for the majority of bus riders, start a new school year on Monday. Jeff Harris, the district's director of transportation, wants all parents, students and drivers to know safety is a top priority. Police ask motorists to remain vigilant around school zones, bus stops and school buses. (more...)
German Investor Confidence Slumps More Than Expected In August German Investor Confidence Slumps More Than Expected In August
- August 22, 2017

Any number above zero means the number of respondents who see growth ahead is higher than the number that sees a decline. "Weaker than expected German exports as well as the widening scandal in the German automobile sector in particular have helped contribute to this situation", said Achim Wambach, president of the ZEW Institute. (more...)
9 percent call neo-Nazi views acceptable 9 percent call neo-Nazi views acceptable
- August 22, 2017

However, 83 percent said that neo-Nazi views were unacceptable, with 72 percent saying they strongly believe this, while eight percent had no opinion. Trump initially did not name white supremacists in his condemnation of the violence, although a day later he called neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan "repugnant". (more...)
Pahlaj Nihalani Blames I&B Minister Smriti Irani For His Exit From CBFC Pahlaj Nihalani Blames I&B Minister Smriti Irani For His Exit From CBFC
- August 22, 2017

In an interview to Lehren TV , Nihalani alleged that since he did not "listen to" Irani and clear Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar without cuts, he was sacked. The report claims that the board is "not allowed to cut anything" as they will be answerable to the I & B Ministry. A lot has been said and done over the last one week regarding the appointment of award-winning lyricist and adman Prasoon Joshi as the replacement for CBFC's former chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani who had a bitter ... (more...)
All ages view the solar eclipse at Jackson District Library All ages view the solar eclipse at Jackson District Library
- August 22, 2017

We while weren't in the "path of totality" for Monday's Great American Eclipse , cities such as Norwalk, Toledo, Cleveland and Akron will be for the total solar eclipse taking place April 8, 2024. Citizen scientists monitored animal and plant behavior as day turned into twilight. They came, they saw, then they clogged the roads. As they talked they started to connect and ended up spending the afternoon watching the eclipse together. (more...)
Cardinal Parolin 'to build bridges and dialogue in Russia' Cardinal Parolin 'to build bridges and dialogue in Russia'
- August 22, 2017

The Secretary of State's visit - following the historic meeting in Havana between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill on 12 February 2016 - signals a new step toward a "desired and sought-after communion". And, he said, it is important that the strengthening of Vatican-Russian relations is "complemented by the dialogue between religions, which was launched during the historical meeting between Patriarch Kirill and Pope Francis in Cuba". (more...)
NM man beaten after trying to carjack football players NM man beaten after trying to carjack football players
- August 22, 2017

According to KOAT , the three players said they saw Angelo Martinez hanging around Loma Linda Community Center where they were having practice. But when they were trying to drive him home, he kept changing his mind about his destination. When police officers were summoned to the scene to arrest the suspect, they searched him and found a poorly spelled note in his possession that read: 'give me the keys to your wip and a nobody get heart. (more...)
Pedro Pascal joins Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 2 Pedro Pascal joins Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 2
- August 22, 2017

Narcos star Pedro Pascal has joined the cast of The Equalizer 2 , the sequel to the Denzel Washington action vehicle from a couple of years back. " The Equalizer " is based on the 1980s TV show that starred Edward Woodward as the title character. Chloe Moretz, Oscar victor Melissa Leo and Bill Pullman co-star. (more...)
North Korea warns USA on nuclear weapons talks North Korea warns USA on nuclear weapons talks
- August 22, 2017

The idea the USA would not initiate hostilities with the North over the objections of the South has become firmly established, analysts say. "North Korea best not make any more threats to the United States", Trump said from his golf club in New Jersey. (more...)
Panicked surfers swim for life as shark kills seal Panicked surfers swim for life as shark kills seal
- August 22, 2017

Everyone was out of the water by then, watching helplessly as the fatally injured seal struggled not wanting to come ashore to a crowd of people, yet not willing to venture deeper where the shark was waiting. Thayer Wade captured video Monday at Nauset Beach in Orleans, Mass ., showing swimmers rushing to shore as the water fills with blood from the shark attacking the seal. (more...)
May to publish five new Brexit negotiating papers May to publish five new Brexit negotiating papers
- August 22, 2017

The latest position papers come as a report suggests that "hard Brexit ", which would see the United Kingdom quit the single market and EU customs union, could provide a £135 billion boost to the economy. The U.K. plans to continue its membership of worldwide treaties that cover cross-border litigation, including the Hague Conventions focused on civil disputes, and the Lugano Convention, which allows members of the European Free Trade Association to work with EU courts. (more...)
Severe threat for Tuesday Severe threat for Tuesday
- August 22, 2017

There is a 20 percent chance of storms in the late afternoon beginning around 4 p.m., according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. Overnight storms will weaken, though a few isolated thunderstorms will linger into the overnight hours. (more...)
FTSE 100 ahead as Provident shares dive FTSE 100 ahead as Provident shares dive
- August 22, 2017

Stocks in London were higher on Tuesday at midday, with miners and supermarkets providing support to the FTSE 100 index but subprime lender Provident Financial losing three quarters its market value after reporting a "substantial deterioration" of its home credit business and the departure of its chief executive. (more...)
John Cena meets with fans he helped inspire in new video John Cena meets with fans he helped inspire in new video
- August 22, 2017

The fans were present backstage, while Cena had no knowledge of the same. This year, Cricket surprised him with an appearance from fans whose lives he's touched, and oh man, you're gonna want an entire box of tissues for this one. Baron Corbin is now Mr. Money in the Bank no more, and some fans expected him to get his momentum back by defeating John Cena at SummerSlam on Sunday night, but it was Cena who picked up the victory. (more...)
Unknown Security Threat Causes Lockdown at White House Unknown Security Threat Causes Lockdown at White House
- August 22, 2017

Brady briefing room by authorities. US Secret Service and DC Police Dept responding to an unattended package near North Fence of White House Complex said US Secret Service. After being on lockdown for almost an hour, US Secret Service has given the all clear after investigating an unattended bag. At this time it is unclear if the man under arrest is the suspect connected to the suspicious package. (more...)
Mnuchin's Wife Blasts Instagram Poster Who Criticized Trip Mnuchin's Wife Blasts Instagram Poster Who Criticized Trip
- August 22, 2017

It goes without saying that this didn't last long on Instagram, and Ms. Linton's account was swiftly privatized. "Pretty sure the amount we sacrifice per year is a lot more than you'd be willing to sacrifice if the choice was yours". She concluded the comment by suggesting Jenni leave "nice" comments and that she "chill out" with the latest "fab" Game of Thrones episode. On Monday, Linton and Mnuchin flew to Louisville, Kentucky , where Mnuchin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ... (more...)
Supporting Donald Trump a 'suicidal act', North Korea tells Australia Supporting Donald Trump a 'suicidal act', North Korea tells Australia
- August 22, 2017

North Korean news agency KCNA has since reported that Australia's allegiance to the USA and its decision to take part in a military drill in South Korea was a "suicidal act". "I want to warn North Korea to do no more unsafe gambling", added Moon. The growing worries here also involve the US' tightening efforts to intervene in North Korea's diplomatic relations, which may trigger further anger from North Korea. (more...)