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Obama advisers are urging Deval Patrick to run in 2020 Obama advisers are urging Deval Patrick to run in 2020
- August 02, 2017

Obama friend and former top adviser Valerie Jarrett said that "my heart desires" a President Patrick. And this time, it appears the former MA governor would have some very powerful allies if he decides to seek the Democratic Party's presidential nomination in 2020. (more...)
EPS for Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Expected At $0.88 EPS for Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Expected At $0.88
- August 02, 2017

During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($8.85) EPS. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. The Stock becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. (more...)
Mumbai University results: 3.25 lakh answer sheets yet to be evaluated Mumbai University results: 3.25 lakh answer sheets yet to be evaluated
- August 02, 2017

The Mumbai University UG 2017 Results have been delayed by more than 2 months now. The bulk of pending answer sheets, belong to the commerce faculty, while the assessment of science, technology and management is almost complete. Sharad Dighe a student of Mumbai University said, "Who will pay the compensation and damages to students?" Unless the remaining 10 per cent is completed, the results will not be declared. (more...)
Creative Planning Buys 76823 Shares of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Creative Planning Buys 76823 Shares of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)
- August 02, 2017

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for QEP Resources, Inc.as $450510 in the Current Quarter. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the previous year is $16.93. Equity analyst initiated coverage on the stock with a rating of "Hold". Two Sigma Securities LLC purchased a new position in shares of QEP Resources during the first quarter valued at about $429,000. (more...)
Sen. Flake faults political partisanship for Trump rise in new book
- August 02, 2017

But he acknowledged that not everyone has been happy with the message. Flake sees himself as a conservative in the tradition of Arizona icon Barry Goldwater. "The ideas are done". He called it a crisis of the conservatives' own making. "But there are times when you have to stand up and say, 'I'm sorry, this is wrong'". (more...)
Miracle of birth: This transgender man has delivered a baby boy Miracle of birth: This transgender man has delivered a baby boy
- August 01, 2017

Though after the pregnancy announcement, the couple was bullied and slammed online, since the birth of their son Leo Murray Chaplow , a lot of people have come out in support of the new parents and they have received a lot of positive response. (more...)
DHS eases environmental laws for border wall DHS eases environmental laws for border wall
- August 01, 2017

The DHS said the waiver relates to certain border infrastructure projects in the Border Patrol's San Diego Sector - one of the busiest in the United States - and covers a variety of environmental, natural resource and land management laws. (more...)
No, I'm not quitting Twitter, Donald Trump defiantly tweets No, I'm not quitting Twitter, Donald Trump defiantly tweets
- August 01, 2017

Last week, his travails included the defeat of health care reform - his (and his party's) top legislative priority - along with a Congressional move to limit Trump's authority to deal with Russian Federation, a rebuke by the Pentagon over a presidential directive to ban transgender people from military service, chaos in the White House staff and an extraordinary introduction by his new communications director. (more...)
Guinness PRO 14 rugby league details confirmed Guinness PRO 14 rugby league details confirmed
- August 01, 2017

He explained: "There's an element in the PRO12 situation of it being a marriage of the desperate and the desperate: the Cheetahs and Kings are desperate to keep existing; the PRO12 is desperate to do something that increases its profile and television rights". (more...)
These pictures of Saif-Kareena's little Taimur going viral These pictures of Saif-Kareena's little Taimur going viral
- August 01, 2017

Now, Shahid Kapoor also plans to take his daughter Misha out for a foreign holiday when she rings in her first birthday on August 26. Taimur, who is only seven months old, looks adorable in the snapshots doing the rounds on social media. And look at this second picture of lovely mom and son duo enjoying the sunshine. The trio were snapped together only for the second time, after he was welcomed home for first time, at the airport while they set out for Taimur's first vacation , to ... (more...)
Amazon's 'Black America' is the Opposite of HBO's 'Confederate' Amazon's 'Black America' is the Opposite of HBO's 'Confederate'
- August 01, 2017

On the heels of the backlash HBO has been receiving for their planned series "Confederate," news has now broken that Amazon has been planning a similar alternate-history series that explores that same time period. According to Deadline -which broke the news about Black America's details today - this isn't a rapid-fire response to Confederate , either. Taking place in the present day after two decades of peace, New Colonia has emerged as a major industrial nation while the US has been ... (more...)
Priests mistaken for stag party, get kicked out of pub Priests mistaken for stag party, get kicked out of pub
- August 01, 2017

The seven seminarians were initially barred from the City Arms in Cardiff on Saturday despite insisting their clothes were not fancy dress. "Aghast, the seminarians thought this must surely be a joke, but in fact he was serious". He said: "Reverent Rob James made a decision to buy the barman a drink and, of course, one of the Brains beers in Wales is the Reverend James, so the Reverend Robert James bought a Rev James for the barman". (more...)
Inmates Use Peanut Butter to Escape Alabama Jail Inmates Use Peanut Butter to Escape Alabama Jail
- August 01, 2017

It was a human error that caused this to happen". Underwood said the escape happened about 6:20 p.m. Sunday CDT and he estimated inmates had cleared the barbed wire fence in less than 10 minutes. Yes, we said peanut butter . Their plan was "well laid out", Underwood said. They're going to continue what they're going. How the fuck did you get a job in a prison? The almost 20-year-old facility now has 240 inmates, Underwood said. (more...)
IS targets Iraq Embassy in Kabul IS targets Iraq Embassy in Kabul
- August 01, 2017

Afghans from all walks of life, including president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and his foreign minister Salahudin Rabbani, have condemned the attack in the strongest term. Afghan security forces arrive at the site of a suicide bombing near the Iraqi Embassy in Kabul. ISIL, an ultra-hardline Sunni group, has carried out a series of high-profile attacks in Kabul, mainly targeting members of the mainly Shi'ite Hazara community. (more...)
Another Keralite reportedly killed in IS land Another Keralite reportedly killed in IS land
- August 01, 2017

Trikaripur native K.V.P. Ismail received the message on Telegram App Monday that his son N.P. Marwan, 24, was killed in the strike. His father KVP Ismail received the message on the Telegram app on Monday that Marwan was killed in a USA air strike. (more...)
Chris Christie Addresses Confrontation With Cubs Fan Chris Christie Addresses Confrontation With Cubs Fan
- August 01, 2017

He told CNN's Jake Tapper that fan Brad Joseph swore and yelled some "really lousy, bad stuff" at him that he first let pass. Video of the end of the exchange was recorded by WISN 12 NEWS reporter Ben Hutchison. Christie celebrated the left-hand catch with awkward high-fives and an enthusiastic handshake with a friend before turning to give the ball to a child who was sitting in the rows behind him. (more...)
Trump Team Could Not Collude With Itself, Let Alone Putin, Says Kushner Trump Team Could Not Collude With Itself, Let Alone Putin, Says Kushner
- August 01, 2017

Kushner is one of several campaign officials whose contacts with Russian officials are under scrutiny as both US lawmakers and the Department of Justice investigate the extent of Russian interference in the 2016 USA election. Kushner is also now facing allegations that he updated his security clearance form to include 100 foreign contacts . Kushner said he didn't track contacts because he didn't expect to get into politics, though he worked on his father-in-law's campaign from the early ... (more...)
Toddler Fist-Bumps Passengers While Boarding Plane Toddler Fist-Bumps Passengers While Boarding Plane
- August 01, 2017

But instead of walking quietly and avoiding eye contact like most of us do when boarding, Guy set out to make friends with the entire flight. The video was shared by Southwest later on, garnering more than 24,000 shares and 26,000 likes. (more...)
Uber rivals Didi Chuxing and Taxify form cross-continental partnership Uber rivals Didi Chuxing and Taxify form cross-continental partnership
- August 01, 2017

Taxify founder and CEO Markus Villig said: "DiDi will invest in and collaborate with Taxify to support the latter's further growth and innovation across its diversified markets". Didi also snagged Uber's China business past year. Uber operates in almost 600 cities in 70 countries and reported it had fare revenues around $20 billion past year. (more...)
IL governor's veto could jeopardize school funding IL governor's veto could jeopardize school funding
- August 01, 2017

The $36 billion fiscal 2018 state budget the legislature enacted in July over Rauner's veto prohibits the flow of $6.7 billion in state money to schools in the absence of a funding overhaul like lawmakers approved. Bruce Rauner used his veto power Tuesday to strip millions of dollars for Chicago Public Schools from a school funding overhaul, a move that could mean no districts get state money before classes begin. (more...)
Ousted Thai leader Yingluck Shinawatra faces ten-year sentence in corruption trial Ousted Thai leader Yingluck Shinawatra faces ten-year sentence in corruption trial
- August 01, 2017

A crush of supporters at the Supreme Court, many with banners reading "We love Yingluck" and "We're by your side", mobbed the former prime minister, whose personal appeal among her heartlands has surged as her legal travails have deepened. The country's first female prime minister defended her actions during her closing statement, saying she was the victim of a "political game". Yingluck appeared in court to make a final verbal statement pertaining to the populist rice program, over which ... (more...)
White House denies Fox-Trump connection on Rich story White House denies Fox-Trump connection on Rich story
- August 01, 2017

Outgoing White House communications director Sean Spicer has admitted meeting with a Republican donor who shopped a conspiracy-soaked story about a dead staffer at the Democratic National Committee , despite telling reporters that he was unaware of the story when Fox News ran several segments about it. (more...)
Law allowing Rapists Marry Victims to avoid Punishment repealed in Jordan Law allowing Rapists Marry Victims to avoid Punishment repealed in Jordan
- August 01, 2017

Human Rights Watch has called for repeal. Despite the country's pro-Western political orientation and cosmopolitan urban elites, many areas of Jordan remain socially conservative, with entrenched notions of "family honor". A handful of countries, including several in the Arab world as well as in the Philippines, a majority Catholic country, have maintained legal provisions for men accused or convicted of rape to avoid punishment. (more...)
Donald Trump's police brutality comments 'making a joke' - White House
- August 01, 2017

The Washington Post reported that the president personally dictated the statement as he flew home on Air Force One from the G-20 Summit in Germany last month. Perry Tarrant, assistant chief of the Seattle Police Department and current president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, said he believes "off-the-cuff" comments like Trump's can detract from local police officers' efforts to build trust in their communities. (more...)
20% of Remainers want economic crash 'to teach Leave voters a lesson' 20% of Remainers want economic crash 'to teach Leave voters a lesson'
- August 01, 2017

Citigroup, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley as well as Britain's Barclays have all indicated in the last month they are finalizing plans to set up subsidiaries within the EU. The level of discord is such that one opposition politician spoke of "civil war" within the government over Brexit and some of the bloc's most powerful politicians have even raised the prospect of Britain scrapping Brexit . (more...)