Tuesday June 19-th, 2018

Australian govt retains slim majority after by-election Australian govt retains slim majority after by-election

The vote had been seen as a test of the credibility of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's ruling Liberal-National coalition. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's election guru Anthony Green said Alexander, who was once the world's number-eigh...

First same-sex marriages take place in Australia First same-sex marriages take place in Australia

A photo accompanying the post showed the couple holding hands in traditional white wedding dresses as they tied the knot. A long and hard-fought fight for equality culminated in wild celebrations after same-sex marriage was passed into law in wha...

Ashes, 3rd Test: Steve Smith joins Virat Kohli in the 'freak' category Ashes, 3rd Test: Steve Smith joins Virat Kohli in the 'freak' category

Steve Smith's Test average also crossed 61 during his knock - a figure second only to Sir Donald Bradman (99.94) among batsmen with more than 5000 runs in Test cricket. "There has been a lot of "noise" about Mitchell Marsh and his selection back...

Youngstown native Omarosa Manigault resigns from White House Youngstown native Omarosa Manigault resigns from White House

Her departure will not be effective until January 20, 2018, the White House said, exactly one year from the day President Donald Trump was sworn in. That may be the point. White House chief of staff John Kelly did succeed, where Priebus failed. ...

Austria shifts to the right as new coalition deal is struck Austria shifts to the right as new coalition deal is struck

The FPO will take control of much of Austria's security apparatus as the deal puts it in charge of the foreign, interior and defense ministries, a spokesman for Kurz's People's Party (OVP) said. It will see Austria become the only western Europea...

Why to Keeping Eye on KB Home (KBH), Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)?

Duke Realty had 39 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Macquarie Research. Quantitative Investment Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in Kilroy Realty C...

Emergency officials responding to stranded skiers on Tussey Mountain chairlift Emergency officials responding to stranded skiers on Tussey Mountain chairlift

All passengers were safely removed from the lift before 1 p.m. Social media posts picked up by some global news outlets erroneously reported that the ski lift had collapsed. The ski resort took to social media Saturday morning to say, "Having diffi...

The Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Shares Sold by Rothschild Asset Management Inc

The stock increased 0.02% or $0.005 during the last trading session, reaching $25.715. Ubs Asset Americas Inc stated it has 3.60M shares or 0% of all its holdings. On Thursday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with "Buy". Needham...

Vijay Diwas: President Kovind, politicos pay tribute to 1971 martyrs Vijay Diwas: President Kovind, politicos pay tribute to 1971 martyrs

It is on this day in 1971 when our soldiers gave India its finest moment with victory over Pakistan which resulted in creation of Bangladesh . This historic event paved the way to the formation of the independent country of Bangladesh and Sheikh M...

GOP releases final draft of tax reform bill

Rubio had been holding out for a bigger child tax credit for low-income families. That expansion persuaded Sen. See text of the bill (http://docs.house.gov/billsthisweek/20171218/CRPT-115HRPT-466.pdf). The bill cuts the corporate tax rate from 35...

Pence Visit to Israel Delayed Over Tax Reform Vote Pence Visit to Israel Delayed Over Tax Reform Vote

Bush in 2008. Pence is delaying his historic visit to the Jewish State due to crucial Congress votes on tax reform . The officials said Pence's trip will be abbreviated after Palestinian officials and leading Muslim and Christian clerics in Egyp...

These Are The Victims Of The Hydro One Helicopter Crash These Are The Victims Of The Hydro One Helicopter Crash

A pilot from the Orillia area is one of the four Hydro One employees killed in Thursday's helicopter crash in Tweed. Kim Clayton, whose family rents the property where the crash occurred, said, "Hydro crews have been working on the power lines ne...

Trump Offered to Sell Russia's Seized US Dachas Trump Offered to Sell Russia's Seized US Dachas

There are a lot of nations that agree with us - nearly everybody. President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics ...

S Korea outraged by journalist beating in China S Korea outraged by journalist beating in China

The presidential office said the two sides discussed advancing economic cooperation between South Korea and Chongqing, the preservation of Korea's independence movement landmark sites in that city and the protection of South Korean companies and resi...

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Smith named to fill Franken Senate seat Minnesota Lt. Gov. Smith named to fill Franken Senate seat

When asked for her opinion about the recent calls from some Democratic senators for Trump to resign in the face of sexual misconduct allegations, Smith dodged the question, saying she's "not going to get into... "I think Minnesotans like to elect the...

Turkey Starting Initiatives at United Nations to Annul US Decision on Jerusalem

On Wednesday, Erdogan chaired a summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) where leaders declared East Jerusalem - which most countries consider to be under Israeli occupation - to be the capital of a Palestinian state. They also urged t...

PM Modi Launches Dam, Addresses Rallies In Mizoram, Meghalaya Today PM Modi Launches Dam, Addresses Rallies In Mizoram, Meghalaya Today

Aizwal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday the Centre is committed to put all the state capitals of the northeast on the rail map and is executing 15 new projects in the region. "It is said that the lack of connectivity is one of the bi...

Number of Americans who view Christmas as religious keeps eroding Number of Americans who view Christmas as religious keeps eroding

He also greeted the crowd a " Merry Christmas ", just as he had promised. Perhaps surprisingly, however, not that many people are bothered by it. "But relatively few Americans both perceive this trend and are bothered by it", the Pew survey said.

Austrian coalition government talks in final stages Austrian coalition government talks in final stages

Mr Kurz and Freedom Party leader Heinz-Christian Strache announced yesterday that they had wrapped up an agreement on a new coalition, which will shift Austria to the right. While those plans have often been expressed vaguely, Kurz and his party have...

Biden consoles daughter of ailing Arizona Sen. John McCain Biden consoles daughter of ailing Arizona Sen. John McCain

Watch the whole clip above, and get ready to have tissues on hand - because the way McCain breaks down while talking about her dad combined with the compassion Biden shows for her will absolutely break your heart. The two served together in the Senat...

Alabama Senate race: Trump candidate under spotlight as state votes Alabama Senate race: Trump candidate under spotlight as state votes

A person familiar with the campaign said Monday that Obama had recorded a message in support of Democrat Doug Jones . Big names will be pouring into Alabama in the final days before the election: Former White House chief strategist Steve Bann...

Who Is Tina Smith, Minnesota's Next Senator?

There are also questions about a DFL governor who's wrestled with health issues having a conservative Republican move next in line to succeed him. Complicating matters further is the thin margin of the GOP's majority in the Minnesota Senate.

Why are sea lions attacking swimmers at San Francisco's Aquatic Park? Why are sea lions attacking swimmers at San Francisco's Aquatic Park?

He started splashing the sea lion with water but it would not go away. "He told us that he was swimming when a sea lion came up to him", Reiter told the news station. "He was swimming and said a sea lion came up to him and he splashed water on it a...

Nazareth, Jesus' hometown, cancels Christmas to protest Trump's Jerusalem move Nazareth, Jesus' hometown, cancels Christmas to protest Trump's Jerusalem move

Jerusalem remains at the heart of the Israel-Palestine conflict, with Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem - now occupied by Israel - might eventually serve as the capital of a Palestinian state. Meanwhile, at the same forum, Turkish President R...

ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia ISIS Weapons Traced to U.S. and Saudi Arabia

That's according to a new study from by Conflict Armament Research detailing how weapons the US handed to "moderate" rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad ended up in the hands of radical Islamists. A new report from Conflict Armament Researc...

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