Tuesday August 14-th, 2018

Syrian opposition insists on direct talks with regime Syrian opposition insists on direct talks with regime

The Syrian opposition has urged Russian Federation to salvage the United Nations peace talks in Geneva this week by persuading the Syrian government delegation to begin direct face-to-face discussions, the media reported on Tuesday. "We are ready t...

Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk' Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk'

Bannon stood by Moore during the election, having backed him for a September primary against Sen. Political analyst Mike Dawidziak says the president's endorsement of Moore could be the last straw for Long Islanders already unhappy with the preside...

Tax Bill Causing Consternation Across US For Graduate Students Tax Bill Causing Consternation Across US For Graduate Students

This would massively increase graduate students' tax obligations, representing a severe de facto cut to their modest stipends. The version of the bill passed by the Senate did not include such changes to how tuition waivers are taxed. Graduate work...

Volunteers needed to help lay wreaths at Arlington Cemetery Volunteers needed to help lay wreaths at Arlington Cemetery

And Taylor Truck Line is providing both a driver to deliver wreaths to Fort Snelling National Cemetery on Friday and a group of employees, who volunteered to hang wreaths on veterans' graves on Saturday. The event will be attended by veterans groups ...

IDF strikes Gaza terror target following rocket fire IDF strikes Gaza terror target following rocket fire

For over a decade, Israel and Egypt have maintained a blockade on Gaza , which they say is necessary to keep arms and other materials that can be used for military purposes out of the hands of Hamas and other Palestinian terror groups. Hamas threate...

Anderson Cooper: Trump Taunt on Twitter Wasn't From Me Anderson Cooper: Trump Taunt on Twitter Wasn't From Me

See for yourself: Cooper's verified account responded to a Wednesday morning tweet from the president, where Trump commented on Republican Roy Moore losing to Democrat Doug Jones in the Alabama senate race. This is yet another catastrophic blow to ...

Kaspersky dragged into United States govt's trashcan as weaponized blockchain agile devops mulled Kaspersky dragged into United States govt's trashcan as weaponized blockchain agile devops mulled

UPDATE President Donald Trump has signed the National Defense Authorization Act for 2018, which includes a ban on products from Kaspersky Lab running in U.S. Following Trump's decision, Department of Homeland Security cyber official Christopher Kr...

Accused Port Authority Bus Terminal bomber charged with act of terrorism Accused Port Authority Bus Terminal bomber charged with act of terrorism

Acting U.S. Attorney Joon H. Kim says the defendant, Akayed Ullah , will have a hospital court proceeding later Tuesday or Wednesday. His rush-hour attack fizzled in a long walkway used by commuters moving between trains in the city's busiest subw...

'We saved your kebab': MEPs vote against ban on doner meat additive 'We saved your kebab': MEPs vote against ban on doner meat additive

As a result, the European Commission, the bloc's executive arm, can now authorise the addition of phosphates to "vertical meat spits" - the official EU term for the rotating towers of seasoned lamb and chicken beloved of late-night drinkers across th...

Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain About John McCain's Cancer Battle Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain About John McCain's Cancer Battle

Both Beau Biden , who died in 2015, and John McCain were diagnosed with the same type of brain cancer . And then he made it personal for Meghan: "There is hope, and if anybody can make it, your dad can". It's a story that is painfully relatab...

Credit Suisse Says That Antero Resources (NYSE:AR) Has $21 Stock Target

It has underperformed by 31.85% the S&P500. Credit Suisse Ag increased Cameco Corp (CCJ) stake by 153.56% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Brave Warrior Advisors Llc bought 866,092 shares as the company's stock declined 11.29% while stock markets ral...

United Nations official visits children's food factory, hospital in Pyongyang: KCNA United Nations official visits children's food factory, hospital in Pyongyang: KCNA

The United Nations says its political chief and North Korea's foreign minister agree that the current situation on the Korean peninsula is the most unsafe security issue in the world. The visit by Feltman, an American citizen and former State Dep...

Obamacare sign-ups have increased as deadline looms Obamacare sign-ups have increased as deadline looms

Some won't have coverage at all. Regardless of any changes to health care at the federal level, the Affordable Care Act still will be in effect through 2018. The official deadline is Friday at midnight, although Healthcare.gov is expected to cont...

Suspect in custody after man, baby stabbed near Sherway Gardens Suspect in custody after man, baby stabbed near Sherway Gardens

Peel Paramedics said they transported the woman to a Mississauga-area hospital with lacerations on her arms. Officers were called to the lobby of a condo building near Sherway Gardens Road and Evans Avenue for a reported disturbance at around 8:35 ...

Russian Olympic Committee approves athletes competing under neutral flag Russian Olympic Committee approves athletes competing under neutral flag

Lee Hee-boem, the top organizer for next year's Winter Games, was cited later on Tuesday by the South Korean Yonhap News Agency as saying that the decision was "fortunate". Sitting in the front row of the Russian Olympic Committee auditorium ahead ...

Comerica Bank Has $1.12 Million Holdings in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Comerica Bank Has $1.12 Million Holdings in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA)

The firm issued a neutral rating and a $16.00 price objective on the stock. Several research analysts recently commented on the company. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $1 for the Se...

New York City bombing suspect identified as Akayed Ullah from Bangladesh New York City bombing suspect identified as Akayed Ullah from Bangladesh

Andre Rodriguez, 62, a caseworker at one of the city's shelters, said he heard an explosion shortly before 7.30am. He said there was "no credible and specific threat directed at New York City right now". Ullah detonated a pipe bomb in a subway corr...

Palestine state with capital Al Quds only roadmap: PM Abbasi Palestine state with capital Al Quds only roadmap: PM Abbasi

Saudi Arabia will be represented by Islamic Affairs Minister Salih bin Abdulaziz al-Shaikh. Turkey said it would plunge the world "into a fire with no end". The Pakistani premier also met Palestinian President Mahmood Abbas and King Abdullah II of Jo...

Deputy AG Rosenstein: There is no good cause to fire Robert Mueller Deputy AG Rosenstein: There is no good cause to fire Robert Mueller

If there were no good cause, I would not", he said. He said he had not thus far seen good cause to act, and later added, "I won't take any action unless he's violated his duties". Committee members asked Rosenstein about Peter Strzok, an investigat...

Pawan Kalyan Agnyaathavaasi second single Gaalivaaluga out now Pawan Kalyan Agnyaathavaasi second single Gaalivaaluga out now

Now we hear that the film's first look teaser will be unveiled on December 16 and its audio launch event will be held in Hyderabad three days later on December 19. In the poster, Pawan Kalyan is seen on a bicycle, with a belt hanging from his mouth. ...

Gusty winds and very cold temperatures for the rest of today Gusty winds and very cold temperatures for the rest of today

Still, in this storm system's wake, a strong shot of arctic cold air has built in across our area. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 miles per hour. The third meanwhile, looks to be for all of South Jersey on Friday night. Moisture will try to ...

Will Atos be successful in its 'unsolicited' mission to buy out Gemalto? Will Atos be successful in its 'unsolicited' mission to buy out Gemalto?

The all-cash bid reflects a price of 46 euros per Gemalto share, representing a 42 percent premium on the group's last closing price, Atos said in a statement. "After a awful year 2017, Gemalto shareholders could not hope for better news than this bi...

Ockhi cyclone: One more body recovered Ockhi cyclone: One more body recovered

On Wednesday again, the Coast Guard and Marine Enforcement agencies that were conducting searches off the coast of Kozhikode and Kochi recovered five bodies taking the toll to 52. The government has a figure of missing persons and if there were any m...

Woman, paramour take the help of blockbuster 'Yevadu' to kill husband Woman, paramour take the help of blockbuster 'Yevadu' to kill husband

The police told The Times of India that the woman called up her relatives and said that a group of four persons attacked her "husband" at their house and poured petrol on his face and set him on fire. Rajesh drugged Sudhaker with an injection an...

Three men charged in connection to shark dragging video Three men charged in connection to shark dragging video

Warren said in a press release. One man can be heard saying: 'Look, it's already nearly dead'. Michael Wenzel , 21, of Palmetto; Robert Lee Benac , 28, of Bradenton; and Spencer Heintz , 23, of Palmetto face a charge of aggravated animal cruel...

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