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Qualifier Kaia Kanepi Reaches US Open Quarterfinals Qualifier Kaia Kanepi Reaches US Open Quarterfinals
- September 06, 2017

Kanepi fought back from breaks in each set to beat Russia's Daria Kasatkina 6-4, 6-4 in Louis Armstrong Stadium on Monday. Kanepi is only the second player to achieve this as a qualifier, the first one being Barbara Gerken in 1981, although five women did so while unranked entirely. (more...)
Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 06, 2017

It has outperformed by 22.86% the S&P500. ( NYSE:ANF ), 6 have Buy rating , 8 Sell and 15 Hold. More notable recent Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Progressive Corporation's (PGR) CEO Tricia Griffith on Q2 2017 Results ..." on August 06, 2017, also Insurancejournal.com with their article: "Harvey's Insured Losses Hurt Insurers' Stocks, Could Boost Reinsurers' Prices" published on August 29, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Progressive: ... (more...)
Had no news on rejig, says Nitish Kumar Had no news on rejig, says Nitish Kumar
- September 06, 2017

Bihar Chief Minister and JD (U) president Nitish Kumar today appeared to dismiss talk of his party joining the Union Cabinet in tomorrow's reshuffle, saying he had no such information. JD (U) National Secretary K C Tyagi said: "This was a reshuffle, amid the BJP and it is the Prime Minister's prerogative to handle his Cabinet". Lalu said, tongue and cheek, that it was a payback time for Modi. (more...)
SAIL supplies 20000 tonnes of steel for Lucknow Metro Rail Project SAIL supplies 20000 tonnes of steel for Lucknow Metro Rail Project
- September 06, 2017

An opening ceremony for the 8.5km line between Transport Nagar and Lucknow Charbagh station was held on September 5 but services will be officially opened to the public on September 6. The response of the people to Lucknow Metro has been enthusiastic and about 4,000 metro smart cards have been sold till now. State owned SAIL on Monday said it has supplied around twenty thousand tonnes of steel for Lucknow Metro Rail Project. (more...)
Rocco Morabito: Italian mafia boss held in Uruguay Rocco Morabito: Italian mafia boss held in Uruguay
- September 06, 2017

The arrest followed co-operation between Uruguayan police and Italian authorities who worked to discover his identity - that was helped when he enrolled his daughter at school under his name. Morabito was convicted in absentia for drug trafficking and organized-crime activities in Italy and sentenced to 30 years in prison. Pending an Italian extradition request, Morabito will be imprisoned in Uruguay for holding false papers and identity theft, the ministry said. (more...)
After Gorakhpur, lack of oxygen kills 49 newborns at Farrukhabad hospital After Gorakhpur, lack of oxygen kills 49 newborns at Farrukhabad hospital
- September 06, 2017

Oxygen "concentrators" and cylinders are used to supply oxygen to the newborns here. "He has to be available 24×7". A report submitted by the district administration states that as many as 19 infants are believed to have died at the time of delivery at the hospital while another 30 died during treatment in the sick newborn care unit (SNCU). (more...)
OPP officer dragged by auto fleeing from traffic stop OPP officer dragged by auto fleeing from traffic stop
- September 06, 2017

Police later said they had arrested one person in connection with the investigation but did not indicate if charges had been laid. Police said not to approach the vehicle. Investigators want to speak with three other people who were in the auto with Green. Members of the collision reconstruction unit and forensic identification unit were on scene conducting an investigation. (more...)
DACA rally held in Atlanta as Trump administration considers ending program DACA rally held in Atlanta as Trump administration considers ending program
- September 06, 2017

About 19,000 DACA recipients live in Washington State. A Republican senator from Oklahoma urged President Trump not to end the "Dreamers" program, saying the United States does not "hold children legally accountable for the actions of their parents". (more...)
Alcatel unveils its new Idol 5 and A7 smartphones at IFA 2017 Alcatel unveils its new Idol 5 and A7 smartphones at IFA 2017
- September 06, 2017

On the hardware front, it features a quad-core MediaTek MT6753 processor along with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which is expandable. Lastly, the Alcatel A7 XL is priced at Euro 279.99 (roughly Rs. Another change is the right side, which now houses the power key. Underneath, you have a MediaTek MT6750S octa-core processor with 3GB RAM. The last in the list is the Alcatel A7 XL that has a dual camera setup and is available in four color choices (Metal Black, Metal Blue, ... (more...)
'Mrs Kim' chops off husband's manhood due to excessive amounts of golf 'Mrs Kim' chops off husband's manhood due to excessive amounts of golf
- September 06, 2017

Yes, the woman from Yeosu attacked her 50-year-old spouse with a kitchen knife in a fit of rage while he was asleep. But despite what neighbors observed to be a good relationship , the marriage had allegedly grown violent before. Mrs. Kim informed police that her husband wasn't paying her enough attention, or giving her enough money, as he spent all his time and money on golf. (more...)
Lynx secure top seed as WNBA playoffs set Lynx secure top seed as WNBA playoffs set
- September 06, 2017

A year ago the team was also the No. 2 seed behind the Minnesota Lynx , and the two teams met in the WNBA Finals, with the Sparks winning the league title in a thrilling Game 5 in Minnesota. The Sparks host the Connecticut Sun while the Lynx face the Washington Mystics at home to conclude the regular season on Sunday. Hosting the All-Star game will only enhance that. (more...)
McDonald's Employees Strike for First Time in UK Amid Poor Working Conditions McDonald's Employees Strike for First Time in UK Amid Poor Working Conditions
- September 06, 2017

If we delve a little deeper, we can see that many years of slow, patient, stop-start work has been put in by the activists with the support of the BFAWU to get to the point of balloting for action and then strike action itself. Despite working four shifts a week of up to eight hours, he is homeless and sleeps on an airbed in a friend's flat. "Firstly they refused to listen to the grievances involving harassment, sexual harassment and discrimination that their workers have, so they're workers ... (more...)
More than half of voters think Trump is 'tearing the country apart' More than half of voters think Trump is 'tearing the country apart'
- September 06, 2017

So, according to the president, Americans, many of whom are living paycheck to paycheck, can, with their own money, build and maintain roads, bridges, libraries, schools, pay for police and fire protection, sanitation, clean air and water, and armed services. (more...)
Chinese woman charged over fatal Australia breast implant Chinese woman charged over fatal Australia breast implant
- September 06, 2017

The court previously heard Shao was a graduate of a Canton medical university and a specialist in dermatology who had practised in China and Great Britain. Shao, who was visiting Australia on a tourist visa, was reportedly known to Huang through mutual friends. Huang was the manager of the newly-opened Medi Beauty Clinic , where the procedure took place. (more...)
Heartbreaking photo shows officer saying goodbye to his K9 partner Heartbreaking photo shows officer saying goodbye to his K9 partner
- September 06, 2017

You'll notice though, when Officer D'Aresta took Hunter to the vet, he wasn't alone. In the caption for the photo on the Middletown Police Department - Connecticut Facebook page they wrote: 'Hunter and Officer D'Aresta have been such a huge part of our department the past ten years. (more...)
Cody Parkey To Replace Fins Kicker Andrew Franks Cody Parkey To Replace Fins Kicker Andrew Franks
- September 06, 2017

Parkey will get his first chance to kick for the Dolphins when Miami opens the 2017 National Football League season against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday - Hurricane Irma permitting. I'm close to home and I grew up a Dolphins fan, so this is pretty awesome. "Pretty insane", Parkey said. "I get to kick in some warm weather so that's also good news". (more...)
FEMA's federal flood insurance program has $7.6 billion to pay Harvey claims FEMA's federal flood insurance program has $7.6 billion to pay Harvey claims
- September 06, 2017

Typically, insurers that Fitch rates have strong capital positions and their ratings incorporate an expectation of some cat losses, says Fitch. Thousands of Texans still getting pounded by Hurricane Harvey could find themselves financially devastated as total damage costs to homes, property and businesses potentially surge into the tens of billions of dollars in the wake of the storm. (more...)
Sesame tops FOS adviser complaint list Sesame tops FOS adviser complaint list
- September 06, 2017

The Financial Ombudsman Service published its latest six-monthly complaints data relating to banks, insurers and other financial businesses. These figures are lower than the same period a year ago, when Sesame had 160 complaints against it, with almost a quarter upheld. (more...)
RSP Permian, Inc. (NYSE:RSPP) Trading Down - Insider Trading Activity
- September 05, 2017

The stock declined 0.96% or $0.2 reaching $20.6 per share. RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP) has risen 25.82% since September 1, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. Kdi Prtn Ltd Co owns 243,334 shares for 2.7% of their portfolio. Deutsche State Bank Ag invested 0.02% in RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP). Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, twenty-seven have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating ... (more...)
Kate Middleton and Prince William are expecting baby #3
- September 05, 2017

Prince Harry was overjoyed, describing the news as "fantastic", and offering a thumb's up while on a visit to Manchester. Very, very happy for them'. The brothers were due to be joined by the Duchess of Cambridge , but she was forced to pull out from the engagement because of her severe morning sickness. (more...)
Congressional leaders warn against withdrawing from South Korean free trade pact
- September 05, 2017

With respect to South Korea , U.S. farmers supply almost half of the 1.3 million tons of soybeans that country imports, with no tariffs as a result of the KORUS agreement. President Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House. "I came with questions about USA wheat production, and meeting with FGIS and learning about the wheat breeding system showed me the quality and safety of US wheat". (more...)
Malaria: Lorenzin, in corso accertamenti, invito a cautela Malaria: Lorenzin, in corso accertamenti, invito a cautela
- September 05, 2017

La magistratura bresciana ha aperto un'inchiesta. " È la prima volta in trent'anni di carriera che assisto ad un caso di malaria autoctona in Trentino " ha ammesso anche il primario del reparto di malattie infettive dell'ospedale Santa Chiara di Trento dove la piccola era stata inizialmente portata. (more...)
Woman stabbed to death in Raleigh, man charged with murder Woman stabbed to death in Raleigh, man charged with murder
- September 05, 2017

Phelps said he was not sure because he was too afraid to get close to her , adding that the blood on his body already dried. As police work to determine the circumstances around Lauren's death, Phelps suggested during the 911 call that cold medicine he took the night before might have led to his alleged actions. (more...)
Hyderabad: Ganesh Immersion Traffic Restrictions On Sept 5 Hyderabad: Ganesh Immersion Traffic Restrictions On Sept 5
- September 05, 2017

The immersion process will begin early tomorrow amid fanfare and tight security. Hyderabad Police Commissioner M. Mahender Reddy said they were monitoring the processions through 15,000 CCTV cameras and 800 video cameras. Sumathi of the north Zone Hyderabad police. While nights were mostly peaceful during the festivities, same can not be said of the day time as many pandals played music on loudspeakers the entire day. (more...)
Colombia: ELN rebels agree temporary ceasefire starting October 1 Colombia: ELN rebels agree temporary ceasefire starting October 1
- September 05, 2017

She is one of the artists that will sing the official song for Francis' visit to Colombia: "Let's Take The First Step". It remains the only rebel outfit in Colombia since the country's largest guerrilla group, the FARC , turned over its weapons earlier this year and transitions to a political party. (more...)