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Heavy rain, thunderstorms in store for the weekend Heavy rain, thunderstorms in store for the weekend
- March 25, 2018

By the end of next week, some will have seen 3"-6"+ of rain". "Due to the prolonged duration of this system and rainfall amounts exceeding 50mm in places over a large spatial coverage‚ ground infiltration capacity can be surpassed‚ leading to overland run-off and therefore a risk of incidents of localised flooding". (more...)
Government issues notice to Cambridge Analytica in Facebook data breach case Government issues notice to Cambridge Analytica in Facebook data breach case
- March 25, 2018

A scandal erupted last weekend when a whistleblower revealed that British data consultant Cambridge Analytica (CA ) had created psychological profiles on 50 million Facebook users via a personality prediction app. John Thune and Bill Nelson, the chairman and ranking member of the Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, also called on Zuckerberg to testify. (more...)
PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG) PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG)
- March 25, 2018

Mechanics Bancshares Tru Department invested 0.54% in PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG ). Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) stock was most active stock of Wall Street Market on Thursday. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $57.71. CVS Health had 73 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Protest in Sacramento over police shooting of Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento over police shooting of Stephon Clark
- March 24, 2018

Obayashi said the officers' "threat radar is way high" after moving through backyards in pursuit of a suspect reported to have committed several unsafe felonies, including breaking into a home. I do know that we've been in contact since the night of the incident. "There's nothing better than seeing it with your own eyes", Hahn said. He praised Hahn for quickly releasing videos of the shooting and said the department has improved its policies since the fatal shooting of a mentally ill black ... (more...)
Mother jailed after crashing vehicle to prove to kids 'God is real' Mother jailed after crashing vehicle to prove to kids 'God is real'
- March 24, 2018

In the auto crash, which allegedly took place early on the morning of March 21, Bakari Warren is accused of crossing from the northbound lanes of Peachtree Industrial Boulevard to the southbound lanes before smashing into a concrete power pole. (more...)
Finnish police receive arrest warrant for Puigdemont but whereabout unknown Finnish police receive arrest warrant for Puigdemont but whereabout unknown
- March 24, 2018

Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont is due to leave Finland today but his exact whereabouts are unknown . He said Finnish police were under no obligation to arrest Puigdemont until they received the additional information. In an interview with a Spanish radio station, Puigdemont's lawyer Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas said his client -who's been in the Nordic country since Thursday - was prepared to present himself to Finnish police. (more...)
Thousands gather to march for gun control and spark activism Thousands gather to march for gun control and spark activism
- March 24, 2018

Said her mother, Maria Blaeuer: "For our kids, feeling safe is fundamental, and they don't feel safe". With a mixture of outrage and passion, they have been badgering U.S. "We have a responsibility for those of us as adults, we have a responsibility to stand up and protect our children", said Turner. But when asked about specific gun control prescriptions, the 82-year-old retired nurse, who said she owns a rifle and a.44 Magnum, said she favored stronger background checks and limits on ... (more...)
Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) Holdings Increased by Chemical Bank
- March 24, 2018

Over the past three months, the average daily trading volume came in at about 1.25 million shares per day. Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) has risen 3.44% since March 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Wunderlich maintained the shares of EPD in report on Wednesday, August 31 with "Buy" rating . Ladenburg Thalmann initiated the shares of EPD in report on Wednesday, November 16 with "Buy" rating . (more...)
Magnitude 6.8 quake hits near Papua New Guinea: USGS Magnitude 6.8 quake hits near Papua New Guinea: USGS
- March 24, 2018

It sparked fears a tsunami was to follow, and forced officials at the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre to carry out an urgent investigation. "A magnitude 6.8 quake struck around 180 kilometers (112 miles) southwest of Rabaul in Papua New Guinea", the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. (more...)
Wipro (NYSE:WIT) Earns News Impact Score of 0.23
- March 24, 2018

The content above is for informational and entertainment purposes only and does not constitute trading advice or a solicitation to buy or sell any stock, option, future, commodity, or forex product. There has been negative change grasped around 50 day SMA. When a short-term moving average crosses above a longer term moving average, this indicates an upswing in the market. (more...)
At&T INC (T) Holding Lifted by Axa
- March 24, 2018

Sfmg LLC now owns 48,102 shares of the technology company's stock worth $1,884,000 after purchasing an additional 17,748 shares during the last quarter. (NYSE:HRC). Ohio-based Winfield Inc has invested 0% in Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. Investment Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Liability Corp holds 1,765 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. (more...)
'Unhappy' Trump signs budget to avoid shutdown 'Unhappy' Trump signs budget to avoid shutdown
- March 24, 2018

Once again, federal funding for the arts has been spared. Democrats had claimed victory on the issue, pointing to the fact that Trump's requests for new deportation agents and detention center beds had gone unanswered, although they had expressed disappointment at the failure to get a DACA fix in the bill. (more...)
Demand for gun control culminates in nationwide March for our Lives protest Demand for gun control culminates in nationwide March for our Lives protest
- March 24, 2018

In Kentucky, lawmakers introduced a bill to allow teachers or staff with concealed-carry permits to be "school marshals" who carry guns on school grounds but can only use them in case of an active shooter. Most of those were enacted in Democratic-leaning states. On Saturday, when 500,000 people are expected at the national " March for Our Lives " rally in D.C., Georgia students will host rallies in cities such as Athens, Atlanta, Clarkesville, Covington, Savannah and Watkinsville. (more...)
Gov't Welcomes UN Resolution on N. Korean Human Rights Gov't Welcomes UN Resolution on N. Korean Human Rights
- March 24, 2018

In a statement released following the conclusion of the council's 37th session , the United States mission pointed out that the inter-governmental body adopted only one resolution each against North Korea, Iran, and Syria. The Jerusalem Post reports that the arms embargo resolution asserted that Israel was in violation of worldwide law for their supposed occupation of East Jerusalem, therefore the global community should follow worldwide law and "end users known or likely to use the arms in ... (more...)
France lose to Colombia after wasting 2-0 lead France lose to Colombia after wasting 2-0 lead
- March 24, 2018

Colombia were back in the game one minute later against the run of play when Hugo Lloris misjudged Luis Muriel's cross under pressure from Davinson Sanchez , allowing the ball to bounce beyond him and into the net. We have no excuses. "We lacked concentration at times", he said. "It's a game we've lost at home, which is never fun". Substitute Quintero stepped up to take the spot-kick and duly obliged as he converted to secure what in the first half seemed like an unlikely victory for ... (more...)
Turkish forces, FSA take full control of Syria's Afrin region
- March 24, 2018

Erdogan meant to ease tensions. The charges stemmed from an incident in May 2017 outside the Turkish ambassador's residence. The incident sparked outrage in Washington and elsewhere and was condemned by the State Department and local officials. (more...)
Debut boy Paul Smyth scores late victor to beat South Korea Debut boy Paul Smyth scores late victor to beat South Korea
- March 24, 2018

But it was debutant Smyth who had the final say as his incredible rise continued, this time on the worldwide stage. Next up for Korea is a friendly against fellow World Cup participants Poland in Chorzow on Tuesday, as they build toward matches against Sweden, Mexico and holders Germany at the finals in Russian Federation. (more...)
French officer who traded places with a hostage dies from gunshot wound
- March 24, 2018

A gun-wielding extremist went on a rampage Friday in a quiet corner of southern France, killing three people as he hijacked a auto, opened fire on police and took hostages in a supermarket, where panicked shoppers hid in a meat locker or ran through the aisles. (more...)
Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on US Goods Responding to Trump, China Plans New Tariffs on US Goods
- March 24, 2018

Tokyo's main Nikkei share index was down more than 4 percent Friday, while share indexes in Shanghai and Seoul fell by more than 3 percent, following similar declines on Wall Street overnight. In the United Kingdom, there was a warning that despite being spared from the tariffs, the British steel industry could still suffer. "The only thing we are interested in seeing from the Chinese side is action", one senior official, who was not authorized to speak on the record, told reporters. (more...)
United Kingdom watchdog assessing evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid United Kingdom watchdog assessing evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid
- March 24, 2018

India's information technology minister last week warned against any abuse of social media in elections, following reports that the analytics firm improperly accessed information on millions of Facebook users to target USA voters. "The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India has issued a notice, in the first instance, to Cambridge Analytica , wherein the serious breach of propriety and misuse of data meant to profile and influence voting behaviour has been ... (more...)
Who Poisoned Ex-Russian Spy Sergei Skripal? The Kremlin Has Many Theories Who Poisoned Ex-Russian Spy Sergei Skripal? The Kremlin Has Many Theories
- March 24, 2018

He thanked the public for the support he received during treatment, but added that he wanted "people to focus on the investigation - not the police officer who was unfortunate enough to be caught up in it". "His classmates felt he had betrayed the Motherland", he said. The Russian government has been blamed for the attack on the former Military Intelligence Officer turned MI6 agent, who was exchanged in a spy swap and moved to Britain in 2010. (more...)
Crews respond to house fire in Monona Crews respond to house fire in Monona
- March 24, 2018

A child came to a window which had already blown out, and was pulled from the home by the pair. "I have to commend their actions". Rather, they were there as part of an event that included a delicious dinner, three short movies about fire fighter response time, and an interactive house fire demo. (more...)
Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu to be India's flag-bearer at opening ceremony Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu to be India's flag-bearer at opening ceremony
- March 24, 2018

The glittering portfolio of PV Sindhu and her remarkable consistency in recent times are thought to be the main parameters that International Olympic Committee took into consideration. It's a special day for badminton in India with PV Sindhu being singled out for this honour after three editions of the Commonwealth Games . Kinghorn, who impressed on her marathon debut in Chicago in October, was double World champion in London in the 100m and 200m and she also won bronze in the 400m. (more...)
SP- BSP ties won't be affected by RS poll result: Mayawati SP- BSP ties won't be affected by RS poll result: Mayawati
- March 24, 2018

She accused the BJP of creating terror and indulging in horse trading. They exerted all their force to ensure that the BSP candidate does not win at any cost. "We should keep in mind that bypolls are fought on local issues, but the general elections involve senior leaders and bigger topics", he said. What is BJP trying to prove by giving the policeman involved in that incident the highest position today? "BSP candidate Bhimrao Ambedkar got all the votes as well as one vote extra", Misra told ... (more...)
RS polls: Two UP MLAs withdraw petition from high court RS polls: Two UP MLAs withdraw petition from high court
- March 24, 2018

BSP MLA Anil Singh on Friday claimed that he had cross-voted in favour of the BJP in the Rajya Sabha polls +, saying "I am with Maharaj-ji", referring to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath . Abhishek Manu Singhvi is the candidate for the Congress while Left Front has nominated Rabin Deb. The state's ruling Congress has fielded three nominees, while there are one each of the BJP and JD (S). (more...)

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