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PLO Central Council Announces Suspension of Oslo Agreement PLO Central Council Announces Suspension of Oslo Agreement
- January 16, 2018

He also attacked U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley . Allow me to be clear: "We will not accept American leadership of a political process involving negotiations", Abbas said on Sunday. (more...)
Here's what Hawaiians did after 'that' false missile alert Here's what Hawaiians did after 'that' false missile alert
- January 16, 2018

Officials said Saturday's false alert of a missile strike in Hawaii , which went uncorrected for almost 40 minutes, was caused by a state worker twice pressing the wrong button. "State of Hawaii will send out a correction message as soon possible". Gen. Joe Logan confirms with US Pacific Command there is no missile headed for Hawaii , and the Honolulu Police Department is notified it was a false alarm . (more...)
African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology after vulgar comment African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology after vulgar comment
- January 16, 2018

He told reporters: "I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed. I expect that our assistance program would continue pretty much as they are", Jackson told Joy News. "Given the historical reality of how many Africans arrived in the United States as slaves, this statement flies in the face of all accepted behavior and practice", AU spokeswoman Ebba Kalondo said. (more...)
Ten killed, eight injured as bridge collapses in Colombia: WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES Ten killed, eight injured as bridge collapses in Colombia: WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES
- January 16, 2018

A worker said he fled when he heard a sudden loud noise. The deceased fell from a height of approximately 280 meters (918 feet) when a section of the structure of the bridge gave way. The National Agency of Infrastructure (ANI) and Coviandes confirmed in a statement that an Emergency Security Plan has been activated and that tending to the injured is the immediate priority. (more...)
Marcus Mariota, Derrick Henry the key for Tennessee Titans Marcus Mariota, Derrick Henry the key for Tennessee Titans
- January 16, 2018

The ESPN story said Brady "seemed liberated" after the Patriots traded his apparent heir, reserve Jimmy Garoppolo , to the San Francisco 49ers. Having discussed it during paid appearances on national broadcasts, Brady didn't get into details - but he did note that dealing with potential distractions is no big deal after so many seasons. (more...)
Trump, l'ira dei Paesi africani: "Razzista e oltraggioso, si scusi"
- January 16, 2018

Washington Post , ha donato 33 milioni di dollari a un fondo che offre borse di studio proprio ai dreamers . Dai suoi piu' stretti collaboratori invece zero commenti. Donald Trump è "razzista, bigotto, ignorante, incompetente, indecoroso, ed è anche bugiardo". Il museo Madame Tussauds ha piazzato la sua statua di cera che raffigura il tycoon davanti all'edificio della sede diplomatica. (more...)
H & R Block Inc (HRB) Receives Consensus Rating of H & R Block Inc (HRB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
- January 16, 2018

H & R Block (NYSE: HRB ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, December 6th. Loudon Investment Management Llc sold 22,570 shares as the company's stock rose 25.06% with the market. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.01% or 391,815 shares in its portfolio. According to Zacks, "H&R Block has underperformed the industry in the last three months". (more...)
Northcoast Research Analysts Increase Earnings Estimates for Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL)
- January 16, 2018

The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $128.53. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.23, for a total transaction of $13,373.08. Northcoast Research also issued estimates for Xylem's Q3 2018 earnings at $0.77 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.86 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $2.86 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $3.32 EPS. (more...)
Federer still the man to beat at Melbourne Park Federer still the man to beat at Melbourne Park
- January 16, 2018

He has the chance to become the youngest Grand Slam men's singles champion in a decade - a record now held by Novak Djokovic who was 20 years and 250 days when he won the Australian Open in 2008. His Dominican opponent gave his best to the delight of the crowd and managed to produce some courageous back-to-the-wall tennis , but ultimately he was unable to make an impression in one of the biggest matches of his career. (more...)
Churches Firebombed Ahead of Pope Francis' Visit to Chile Churches Firebombed Ahead of Pope Francis' Visit to Chile
- January 16, 2018

On his visit to Peru, the second leg of the January 15-22 tour, Francis will also find a destabilising political corruption crisis has reopened wounds from one of the country's darkest periods of human rights abuses. On Tuesday he flies south to Temuco in Chile's Araucania region, home of the Mapuche, who accuse the state and private companies of taking their ancestral land, stripping it of natural resources and of using heavy handed enforcement against their communities. (more...)
Supreme Court crisis: Meet the 'Rebel' Justice Jasti Chelameswar of apex court Supreme Court crisis: Meet the 'Rebel' Justice Jasti Chelameswar of apex court
- January 16, 2018

Top-level teams of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) and Bar Council of India (BCI) met the CJI separately to resolve the apparent rift. "The Congress earnestly appeals that the Full Court of the Supreme Court should take up the issues raised by the four the judges and find solutions that are consistent with the traditions and conventions of the judiciary pointed out by the judges and that will preserve the independence of the judiciary", it said . (more...)
Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead
- January 16, 2018

Known as a moderate among Kosovo Serb politicians, Oliver Ivanovic had been one of the chief interlocutors for NATO, United Nations and European Union officials based in Kosovo after the war. That verdict was overturned and a retrial had been under way. Ivanovic's auto was torched in July, three months after he was released from jail. "It seems to me that he died on the spot". (more...)
Malaysia to consider review of Tuas Second Link toll: PM Najib Malaysia to consider review of Tuas Second Link toll: PM Najib
- January 16, 2018

The document was signed by Singapore's Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan, and Malaysia's Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Abdul Rahman Dahlan. Apart from that, the two countries are also looking at reviewing tolls at the Second Link to make it attractive for people to use as one of the ways to ease congestion at the Causeway, Najib added. (more...)
Tocqueville Asset Management LP Boosts Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM)
- January 16, 2018

QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc increased Anthem Inc (ANTM) stake by 10.29% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Perigon Wealth Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.07% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM). Analysts await Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ:PODD) to report earnings on February, 26. (more...)
Worker who caused botched missile alert in Hawaii reassigned Worker who caused botched missile alert in Hawaii reassigned
- January 16, 2018

Calling it "an honest mistake", FCC chairman Ajit Pai said "two things went wrong". On Saturday, it took the agency 38 minutes to send a second alert confirming the message was a false alarm. That's now been changed, Miyagi said. Gen. Joe Logan, said a written report would be prepared. Not only does the blunder demand accountability for those responsible and a review of the nation's wireless emergency alert system, it reminds the world how easily two skittish adversaries can slip into ... (more...)
Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within 2 years' Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within 2 years'
- January 16, 2018

The agreement, finalised in Myanmar's capital this week, says that the process would be "completed preferably within two years from the commencement of repatriation", according to a statement from the Bangladeshi government. "The police who saw the six minors detained them and began investigations, following which they confessed to being Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar". (more...)
Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ) EPS Estimated At $0.29
- January 16, 2018

Kennedy Capital Mgmt reported 1.05M shares. 2017, Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ) delivered a 0.32% surprise with its net revenue. Among 20 analysts covering The Allstate Corporation ( NYSE:ALL ), 7 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. (more...)
Ash eruption from Philippines volcano triggers evacuation Ash eruption from Philippines volcano triggers evacuation
- January 16, 2018

And just a few hours later, the threat was raised again from two to three as Phivolcs warned of "hazardous eruption" within weeks or days as Mayon Volcano has exhibited "high unrest" and its magma is at the crater. " Alert level 3 is what we consider critical, 4 is when eruption is imminent, and 5 is eruption in progress ". Mayon's most destructive eruption was in February 1841, when lava flows buried a town and killed 1,200 people. (more...)
Donald Trump insists he's 'not a racist' after calling Africa a 'sh*thole' Donald Trump insists he's 'not a racist' after calling Africa a 'sh*thole'
- January 16, 2018

Following the initial reporting on Trump's remarks, many commentators observed that the comments fit with a pattern that stretches back decades . DACA, which is an acronym for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , allows illegal immigrants who came here before they turned 16 to apply for protection from deportation. (more...)
Army kills 7 Pakistani soldiers in 'retaliatory action' along LoC in Poonch Army kills 7 Pakistani soldiers in 'retaliatory action' along LoC in Poonch
- January 16, 2018

Indian army chief Bipin Rawat on Monday sent out a warning to Pakistan that India will scale up action if Islamabad continues supporting terror and infiltration of militants, while also stressing on the need to secure the northern border along China . (more...)
Police arrest man resembling Pakistan minor rape-murder suspect Police arrest man resembling Pakistan minor rape-murder suspect
- January 16, 2018

A three-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar and comprising Mr Justice Umar Ata Bandial and Mr Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan will hear the case. The AIG said a team of Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) stationed in the area (Kasur) carried out en-masse DNA sampling of prime suspects and 96 samples so far had been obtained, while over 200 suspects had been interrogated thoroughly. (more...)
Police receive multiple calls about 1-95 wrong way driver in Darien Police receive multiple calls about 1-95 wrong way driver in Darien
- January 16, 2018

The trooper had been dispatched after reports of a fast-moving 2016 Audi heading in the wrong direction near Exit 6 just after midnight Monday morning. Department of Transportation cameras along the highway helped police track it down. The driver, later identified as Steen, was seen traveling at a high rate of speed and almost missed crashing into other drivers numerous times. (more...)
Donald Trump, the 'least racist person', says immigration deal is probably dead Donald Trump, the 'least racist person', says immigration deal is probably dead
- January 16, 2018

Trump reportedly used the word to describe African countries during an Oval Office meeting on Thursday with a bipartisan group of six senators on immigration reform. Reps. Leonard Lance (R-7) and Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-11), GOP incumbents facing tough re-election bids this November, also condemned the president's comments. (more...)
Hawaii emergency officials: Alert of ballistic missile threat was mistake Hawaii emergency officials: Alert of ballistic missile threat was mistake
- January 16, 2018

The agency changed protocols to require that two people send an alert and made it easier to cancel a false alarm. News Channel 8 spoke to people in Hawaii who received the false ballistic missile alert at 8:07 am. Trump asks McMaster to oversee federal response to the situation. The alert was triggered after an error at the emergency management administration. Ige released a statement on Sunday saying that " steps have been taken " to improve the alert process and that a false alarm "will ... (more...)
Scotland launch World Cup qualifying against Afghanistan Scotland launch World Cup qualifying against Afghanistan
- January 16, 2018

Each team will play against each other from their respective group to battle for top three places in order to qualify for Super six stage. In the Super Six section, teams will play the nations they did not meet in the group stage. The top two teams from this tournament will enter World Cup qualifier. "In short, a thrilling tournament is on the cards". As it was scheduled, amidst political issues, Zimbabwe will be hosting the ICC World Cup Qualifier 2018 with two-time World Cup title ... (more...)

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