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Brexit No-Deal Could Stop Aston Martin Production Brexit No-Deal Could Stop Aston Martin Production
- November 16, 2017

Aston Martin's Finance Director, William Wilson, told the UK Parliament's Select Committee on Tuesday that the company may not be able to sell in Europe if the British Vehicle Certification Agency can not renew Aston Martin's license. Mr Wilson was giving evidence to the Business Select Committee along with Mike Hawes, Society for Motor Manufacturers and Traders chief executive, and Patrick Keating, Honda Motor Europe's government affairs manager. (more...)
Recycling can 'unleash American manufacturing' Recycling can 'unleash American manufacturing'
- November 16, 2017

The initiative is sponsored by the American Chemistry Council, H&M, Indorama Ventures, Keurig Green Mountain, Northrup Grumman and Waste Management. In 2015, the state collected almost 15 million tonnes - also known as a metric ton, a tonne is larger than a ton - of recyclable materials and recycled at a rate of 63 percent. (more...)
Terrorists Gunned Down In Manipur Encounter, 1 Army Jawan Killed Terrorists Gunned Down In Manipur Encounter, 1 Army Jawan Killed
- November 16, 2017

According to the police, the encounter took place near Chamol Village at around 5am, the place where the encounter took place is about 18km from Chakpikarong police station. Following this, the soldiers discovered AK-47 rifle and three bombs from the area. The entire area of the encounter has been cordoned off with security forces still carrying out search operations, he added. (more...)
Mexico to respond to tough USA proposals at fifth NAFTA round Mexico to respond to tough USA proposals at fifth NAFTA round
- November 16, 2017

The measures soured the mood among U.S., Mexican and Canadian negotiators when put forward last month, and Mexico's economy minister, Ildefonso Guajardo, said his country would respond to the auto content and sunset clause plans. That does not necessarily mean talks will be bad-tempered. "We will see how that turns out", said President Trump. They describe it as a calm between two storms: The previous round featured public squabbling, and the final rounds are expected to produce their own ... (more...)
Popular Southern Zone regular hunting seasons open Saturday Popular Southern Zone regular hunting seasons open Saturday
- November 16, 2017

In Zone 1, across Northeastern Minnesota, total firearms harvest was up 25 percent. In Zone 2, which covers the majority of the state and runs from Canada to Iowa, harvest was down 5 percent, and Zone 3 in southeastern Minnesota was down 20 percent. (more...)
Backpackers found dead in Cambodian hostel Backpackers found dead in Cambodian hostel
- November 16, 2017

The hostel released a statement to the BBC following the women's death: "The staff at Monkey Republic are devastated by the tragic deaths of the two young women on Monday morning". Shortly afterwards, the pair were found unresponsive by hostel staff and taken to hospital, but they could not be saved. Cops say they are eyeing the over-the-counter drugs theory. (more...)
Uranium One' Scandal To Shreds Uranium One' Scandal To Shreds
- November 16, 2017

Elsewhere, those on the left called Smith's report a "courageous act" and applauded what one person called "a methodical annihilation of his own network's coverage of the story. Smith claims that State was only one member and that the real decision was the President's. As Joe Becker and Mike McIntire also note in the New York Times , during that same period former President Bill Clinton was paid $500,000 to give a speech by a Kremlin-linked Russian investment bank "that was promoting Uranium ... (more...)
Trump likes Modi, says White House as India-US ties grow Trump likes Modi, says White House as India-US ties grow
- November 16, 2017

He said the countries in the region have individually striven hard to fight the scourge of terrorism, adding a joint effort is now necessary. Bolivar said it was decided that Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano would represent the President in the ASEAN-UN Summit. (more...)
Leicester Owners Deny Allegations of Tax Fraud Following King Power Airport Monopoly Leicester Owners Deny Allegations of Tax Fraud Following King Power Airport Monopoly
- November 16, 2017

In the corruption charges, King Power allegedly colluded with airport employees to pay the government 3% of duty-free revenues, versus the 15% required in contract. Srivaddhanaprabha's father Vichaj has always denied any wrongdoing. "We are proud of our company's good name and honest reputation", he added. Vichai started King Power with a single shop in Bangkok in 1989, and has since built an estimated fortune of £2.2bn through his duty-free empire. (more...)
Arthur Collins trial: Co-accused cleared over club acid attack Arthur Collins trial: Co-accused cleared over club acid attack
- November 16, 2017

Last week the court heard how Collins' "feared for Ferne's career" following the acid attack , with his defence lawyer, George Carter-Stephenson saying that Collins ran from the police as he was "a young man in turmoil, in fear, not knowing what to do for the best". (more...)
Australian Diplomat Dead After Falling From New York Building Rooftop Australian Diplomat Dead After Falling From New York Building Rooftop
- November 16, 2017

The Post reports that the men stepped out onto the balcony, where Simpson assured the man he meant no harm to his wife. His friend, who was on the balcony with him, tried to catch Simpson but was unable to, police said. "I will demonstrate it that you can believe me". While on the roof, the diplomat, who serves as the second secretary to the United Nations for Australia, then climbed to a higher roof landing where he began swinging a female friend around, sources said. (more...)
The First Hijab-Wearing Barbie Is Inspired by Olympic Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad The First Hijab-Wearing Barbie Is Inspired by Olympic Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad
- November 16, 2017

The doll was introduced at the Glamour Women of the Year gala in NY, where Muhammad was on hand to express her gratitude. Mattel recently unveiled the 10th doll in its "Shero" collection, which it modeled after Olympic fencer Ibtihaji Muhammad. (more...)
Institutional Ownership And Insider Trading At Regal Entertainment Group (RGC)
- November 16, 2017

Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its stake in Regal Entertainment Group by 11.6% in the 2nd quarter. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 2.05% and sits 1.52% higher versus its 50 days moving average. (more...)
Trump's Water-Bottle Fumble Steals the Show During His Asia Trip Recap Trump's Water-Bottle Fumble Steals the Show During His Asia Trip Recap
- November 16, 2017

Wikipedia editors were swiftly on the case to declare the natural water brand Trump's official drink of choice. Marco Rubio . In 2013 Rubio fumblingly quit amid his Republican reaction to President Barack Obama's State of the Union deliver to drink from a container of water. (more...)
How to Watch Peru vs. New Zealand How to Watch Peru vs. New Zealand
- November 16, 2017

The 2018 World Cup will be played in 11 Russian cities in June and July. Note to whoever planned New Zealand's trip to Peru: don't reveal your accommodation plans next time. They're hosting New Zealand in the second leg of their inter-confederation playoff tie, and a win in front of a wild and rowdy Lima crowd would send them to Russian Federation in 2018. (more...)
Police release new video of suspect in Seminole Heights killings Police release new video of suspect in Seminole Heights killings
- November 16, 2017

Police continue to patrol in the community one day after the killer shot and killed a fourth victim on Tuesday. Police said they believe the suspect also lives in the same neighborhood as the shootings and is familiar with the area. They were also killed a few blocks away from each other in a short time frame by a gunshot however, race does not appear to be factor. Chief Dugan said it was in the area of the latest shooting. (more...)
Pentagon bucks Trump & authorizes gender confirmation surgery for trans soldier Pentagon bucks Trump & authorizes gender confirmation surgery for trans soldier
- November 16, 2017

The Pentagon will pay for an active-duty soldier's gender confirmation surgery, which took place Tuesday afternoon, according to a statement sent to multiple news outlets. But President Donald Trump tweeted in July that the federal government "will not accept or allow" transgender troops to serve "in any capacity" in the military. (more...)
Appaloosa LP Modifies Its Investment in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Stock Appaloosa LP Modifies Its Investment in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Stock
- November 16, 2017

Emerging Sovereign Group Llc decreased Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd ( BABA ) stake by 50.83% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ) earned "Neutral" rating by Wedbush on Wednesday, August 12. Montag A & Associates Inc.'s holdings in Alibaba Group Holding Limited were worth $1,692,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Its the same as in 2017Q1. (more...)
Scottish Labour suspends interim head over abuse claims Scottish Labour suspends interim head over abuse claims
- November 16, 2017

Another Labour lawmaker, who had been suspended while he faced an inquiry into allegations about his personal conduct , was found dead at his home last week. Mr Rowley has also stepped down as deputy leader of the party, he said in a statement. LabourList has more readers than ever before - but we need your support. (more...)
Trump backs safe return of refugees to Myanmar Trump backs safe return of refugees to Myanmar
- November 16, 2017

Trump tweeted Wednesday: "Do you think the three UCLA Basketball Players will say thank you President Trump?" The president provided a copy of his prepared speech to reporters. Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott has thanked Trump, the White House and the State Department for their efforts. Trump recapped what he said were the successes of his almost two-week trip to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. (more...)
Roy Moore's lawyer tries weird teen-dating defense with MSNBC host Roy Moore's lawyer tries weird teen-dating defense with MSNBC host
- November 16, 2017

During the Monday interview, Hannity asked Moore some tough questions about whether he had ever dated teenaged girls while he was in his 30s as alleged. "Ali's from Canada. Ali's from Canada", Ruhle cut in. "I don't know where you're going with this, Trenton", Velshi said, sounding exasperated. (more...)
Pope Francis to auction Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq Pope Francis to auction Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq
- November 15, 2017

The pope was presented with a one-of-a-kind white and gold Lamborghini Huracan by the luxury auto manufacturer November 15, just before making his way to his weekly general audience in the standard popemobile. In 2014, a Harley-Davidson motorcycle he blessed sold for $284,000, more than 10 times its usual price. Proceeds will go to a Catholic charity seeking to return Christian exiles to Iraq, to another one helping victims of the sex trade in Italy and to two Italian charities that operate ... (more...)
Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City
- November 15, 2017

The flames reportedly started in the basement, fueled by magnesium. A hazmat team has been called to the area because of the magnesium but it is believed the fire has not reached the pallets. A fire department truck was damaged when a portion of the building collapsed, according to officials. However, officials say plastics in the basement may have caused the fire. (more...)
Three dead in California school shooting Three dead in California school shooting
- November 15, 2017

The shooting, "it would be during the day, during the night, I mean, it didn't matter". Sara Gonzalez said she had dropped her daughter off at the school when the gunman attempted to shoot her as their vehicles passed. "I have done everything I could do and I am fighting against everyone who lives in this area". No students are thought to have been killed in the incident. (more...)
Police Release Surveillance Video From Bizarre Columbia Burglary
- November 15, 2017

CCTV footage shows the woman entering the restaurant via the window, getting herself a fizzy drink, and then proceeding to steal some money. Once inside, she gathers several items into a box, and leaves the store. (more...)

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