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Nikki Haley and HR McMaster Join White House Press Briefing 9/15/2017 Nikki Haley and HR McMaster Join White House Press Briefing 9/15/2017
- September 16, 2017

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster joined Haley in speaking to the White House press Friday in the aftermath of North Korea firing a ballistic missile over Japan, the latest in a series of provocative acts by the rogue country. "Now, it's not what we prefer to do". McMaster, also an Army lieutenant general, called on "all nations to address this problem short of war". He said "denuclearization" is the only acceptable outcome. (more...)
What is 'chain migration' and how could it disrupt a DACA deal? What is 'chain migration' and how could it disrupt a DACA deal?
- September 16, 2017

Walters is also repeating the president's assertion that "no deal" was made on protections for young immigrants during a dinner Wednesday night between the president and Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer. "While DACA and border security were both discussed, excluding the wall was certainly not agreed to", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said . (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS), Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSEAmerican:HEB) Securities Analyst Recommendations: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS), Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. (NYSEAmerican:HEB)
- September 16, 2017

The stock declined 0.25% or $0.11 reaching $43.42 on the news. Impala Asset Management Llc owns 2.79 million shares or 3.6% of their U.S. portfolio. Oasis Petroleum Inc . Oasis Petroleum had a net margin of 6.52% and a return on equity of 2.24%. Several other research firms also recently commented on OAS . The average true range is typically based on 14 periods and may be calculated daily, weekly, monthly, or intraday. (more...)
Montgomery County woman indicted for the murder of her children Montgomery County woman indicted for the murder of her children
- September 16, 2017

Her children, Sarah and Jacob Hoggle, were ages 3 and 2 respectively when they were last seen in September 2014. Hoggle has reportedly refused so far to cooperate with investigators as she has been detained in a psychiatric hospital for three years. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Boris Johnson to fly to battered Caribbean Hurricane Irma: Boris Johnson to fly to battered Caribbean
- September 16, 2017

The governor's office said Cuomo will visit the US territory in the Caribbean on Friday. Branson has since remained in the Caribbean and has deployed his private yacht Necker Belle to carry supplies from Barbados to the worst-hit islands across the Caribbean. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: What The UK Military Has Done So Far Hurricane Irma: What The UK Military Has Done So Far
- September 16, 2017

And she said: "We believe that the worldwide rules should take into account the vulnerabilities of small island states". "The world has changed dramatically since then, and we will work constructively with worldwide partners to ensure the rules remain relevant and up to date". (more...)
Trump Says London Train Attackers Known To Police Trump Says London Train Attackers Known To Police
- September 15, 2017

The explosion at the Parson's Green London Underground train station left at least 22 people injured in a bombing attack, but no one died. "Loser terrorists must be dealt with in a much tougher manner", he said. In May, British officials were furious after their United States counterparts leaked shared material about an investigation into a bomb attack at a concert by pop star Ariana Grande in Manchester which left 22 dead. (more...)
Missing Teacher Shot in the Head Missing Teacher Shot in the Head
- September 15, 2017

Wallen, 31, a history teacher at Wilde Lake High School in Columbia, was last heard from September 4 at her condominium in Olney. Wallen was four months pregnant with his child. But the acquaintance declined to assist, Manger said. One text from Wallen's phone noted she was "going to try and get a hold of" a man she had previously dated. (more...)
Pledge Controversy: Teacher Accused of Assaulting Student During Pledge Pledge Controversy: Teacher Accused of Assaulting Student During Pledge
- September 15, 2017

Student Stone Chaney just started his first week at East Middle School in Farmington Hills, but now isn't too sure he will be back, telling WDIV that his teacher violated his constitutional right to free speech. He says he's been sitting for the pledge since second grade when his father explained why he had the choice. Officials for the district said Friday that the teacher is on administrative leave pending an internal investigation. (more...)
IL Attorney General won't seek fifth term IL Attorney General won't seek fifth term
- September 15, 2017

To view the full article, register now. Michael Madigan says in a statement that his daughter has always stood up for what's right and he's proud of her personal and professional accomplishments. "Throughout her career she has been a passionate advocate for the people of Chicago and the state of IL". "That will continue to be my focus, and I am looking forward to finding new ways to do that with the passion that I have brought to my work as Attorney General". (more...)
Mnuchin: I Requested Government Plane For 'National Security' Reasons Mnuchin: I Requested Government Plane For 'National Security' Reasons
- September 15, 2017

Mnuchin said . Now, speaking on the allegations that Mnuchin and Linton used a government plane for an eclipse-viewing trip, Mnuchin claimed that, as a New Yorker, he had no interest in the eclipse. Though the group is not calling on Mnuchin to step down, it said he should not be involved in writing USA tax policy - one of the primary responsibilities of his job. (more...)
Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United must build on first Premier League win' Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United must build on first Premier League win'
- September 15, 2017

By contrast, last week proved to be one of West Ham's only bright spots so far this season, with Andy Carroll's return helping the Hammers to a 2-0 win over Huddersfield, their first points of the season. We'll have to wait and see what happens, but considering Saint-Etienne are now fourth in Ligue 1 after a more than impressive start to their campaign, it might take a lot to convince him to leave. (more...)
Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Downgraded by Argus Equifax, Inc. (EFX) Downgraded by Argus
- September 15, 2017

Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund now owns 28,900 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $3,971,000 after purchasing an additional 3,780 shares during the last quarter. Equifax's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 33.05%. The 50 day moving average went down $-44.35 or -31.56% and the 200 day average moved down $-41.70. (more...)
Extra police sent into NYC transit system after London scare Extra police sent into NYC transit system after London scare
- September 15, 2017

The U.S. state of NY on Friday tightened transit system security as a precaution after an explosion at a London subway station. Please Wait while comments are loading. After US President Donald Trump has called for a tougher stance on immigration in the aftermath of the London underground explosion, the NY state governor said that the security in public places would be enhanced. (more...)
Trump 'amnesty' for immigrants infuriates base Trump 'amnesty' for immigrants infuriates base
- September 15, 2017

We're working on a plan for DACA . Trump's scrapping of DACA allowed congress an additional six months to deliberate a means to pass legislation to prevent a mass deportation. Well it seems that the 2017 Donald Trump has found the answer to that question, as he ordered the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA) program last Tuesday, which grants protections to the children of illegal immigrants who, among other things, are seeking an education and have no criminal ... (more...)
As Democrats announce deal, Trump tweets, DREAMers and advocates react As Democrats announce deal, Trump tweets, DREAMers and advocates react
- September 15, 2017

We're working with Democrats". Another said Trump got "rolled" by the Democrats. "We're going to get massive border security as part of that". "Ultimately, we have to have the wall", he said. "Our insistence in every conversation - with the Speaker, with the president, or with the Dreamers - [has been] that it will be the DREAM Act", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) told reporters Thursday in the Capitol. (more...)
Eight dead at Florida nursing home, governor pledges full investigation Eight dead at Florida nursing home, governor pledges full investigation
- September 15, 2017

The nursing home said it was prepped for Hurricane Irma. Several others are reportedly in critical condition. Gov. Rick Scott called on Florida emergency workers to immediately check on all nursing homes to make sure patients are safe, and he vowed to punish anyone found culpable in the deaths. (more...)
Tropical storm Jose's latest track now puts NJ in forecast cone Tropical storm Jose's latest track now puts NJ in forecast cone
- September 15, 2017

It's drifting in an unusual southward direction as a high-pressure ridge strengthens to its north, and should begin a westward move over the next day. Another potential hurricane threat is approaching North America's western coast, as Tropical Storm Norma is predicted to become a hurricane over the weekend before making landfall north of Cabo San Lucas on Baja California Sur in Mexico late Monday or early Tuesday. (more...)
Boston Private Wealth LLC Sells 23986 Shares of Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
- September 15, 2017

Noting its average daily volume at 18.93 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. The new platform is called the Comcast Business ActiveCore SDN platform and is the first cable-delivered, gig-ready SDN platform in the country. (more...)
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)
- September 15, 2017

While having a peek at profitability ratios Atwood Oceanics (NYSE: ATW ) has trailing twelve month gross margin at 56.4%, its trailing twelve month operating margin stands at 7.8% whereas its trailing twelve month net profit margin spots at -3.1%. (more...)
Two women injured by hammer-wielding attacker in eastern France Two women injured by hammer-wielding attacker in eastern France
- September 15, 2017

In Chalon-sur-Saone two women were injured when they were attacked by a man with a hammer. A police helicopter took part in the manhunt as well as around 50 police officers. The authorities are treating the incident as a possible terror attack, but have not ruled out the possibility the attacker was deranged, according to Reuters. (more...)
Almost 1.9 million still without power in US Southeast after Irma Almost 1.9 million still without power in US Southeast after Irma
- September 15, 2017

Irma, categorized as one of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record when it rampaged through the Caribbean, has killed at least 77 people, including 36 in the United States, officials said. Irma hit southwestern Florida on Sunday morning as a Category 4 storm, the second most severe on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale. Gould said it would take until the end of September 22 to restore power along the state's western coast where the damage was much more severe. (more...)
Government meltdown hits Icelandic crown Government meltdown hits Icelandic crown
- September 15, 2017

His Independence party are accused of trying to hide a letter written by his father, Benedikt Sveinsson, had written recommending that his friend, Hjalti Sigurjón Hauksson - who was convicted in 2004 for repeatedly raping his stepdaughter from the age of five to 17 - have his "honour restored". (more...)
Surveillance video reportedly released of teen girl who died inside hotel freezer Surveillance video reportedly released of teen girl who died inside hotel freezer
- September 15, 2017

Jenkins then enters an elevator, which she rides to a lower level, and then wanders around the hotel in a disoriented manner. "But he calls me this morning and says, 'Oh the hotel is not making any money". One person also wrote on Twitter that Holmes was paid money to say that Jenkins walked in the freezer alone. Multiple Facebook videos captured Jenkins and her friends partying in the hotel. (more...)
Woman finds boyfriend on daughter, 12, stabs him Woman finds boyfriend on daughter, 12, stabs him
- September 15, 2017

The woman allegedly knifed the man five times in the chest and once in the back of the head, but he survived and was taken to a hospital for treatment. When police arrived, she the unidentified woman came outside and said that "her boyfriend tried touching her daughter and she stabbed him". A police report says the woman told investigators she was going to bed when she found the man on her daughter. (more...)