Wednesday July 18-th, 2018

Nor'easter unearths skeleton of old ship in York Nor'easter unearths skeleton of old ship in York

The remains of the ship are located at Short Sands Beach. The shipwreck was previously seen after major storms rolled through the region. Before it was uncovered in February, it hadn't been visible since the Patriots Day Nor'easter in 2007.

The Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) shares declined -1.23% and ended the day at $179.76. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Sankaty Advisors Llc decreased Travelport Worldwide Ltd (TVPT) stake by 99.18% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

Gov. Baker Declares State of Emergency for Winter Storm Riley Gov. Baker Declares State of Emergency for Winter Storm Riley

There are washed out roads and flooded basements, snapped trees and power loss across the Northeast. The commuter system Metro-North said service in parts of CT and Long Island, New York , remain suspended Saturday due to fallen utility poles an...

Two 4.2 magnitude earthquakes in Oklahoma felt in Wichita Two 4.2 magnitude earthquakes in Oklahoma felt in Wichita

Tremors from a 4.2-magnitude quake shook parts of Oklahoma on Sunday evening. There have been no reports of injuries. Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma in recent years with many linked to the underground injection of wastewate...

Rajinikanth unveils statue of MGR, holds first public meeting Rajinikanth unveils statue of MGR, holds first public meeting

This was the veteran star's first public appearance after announcing his entry into politics on 31 December. The legendary actor shrugged off the comparisons with the former Tamil Nadu CM saying, "It would be foolish for one to assume that he can b...

Three takeaways from Auburn's title-clinching win vs SC Three takeaways from Auburn's title-clinching win vs SC

Think about your greatest moments. "Whatever they are. Birth of a child". Bryce, he is such an fantastic competitor, and he wants to win so badly. Afterwards, Brown was among the masses on the court celebrating the program's first regular-season cr...

Tripura violence: Statue of Lenin brought down Tripura violence: Statue of Lenin brought down

The cops have informed that the driver of the JCB identified as Ashish Pal has been arrested. "The statue remains where it has fallen". The statue was later removed from the spot and was handed over to the municipality. Home Minister asked the state ...

Iran says missile work will continue despite Western pressure: Tasnim Iran says missile work will continue despite Western pressure: Tasnim

France's foreign minister was in Iran on Monday to reaffirm Europe's commitment to a nuclear deal reached between Iran and six major powers, but also to echo concerns raised by U.S. That helped preserve France's reputation among Iranians even as that...

Trump's trade tariffs: Long on rhetoric, short on impact? Trump's trade tariffs: Long on rhetoric, short on impact?

But on the other hand, he said in a. He says Canada is a "staunch ally" of the USA and that it has been "firm" in its opposition to the tariffs. President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn after returning to the White House, February 1.

Cairo, Riyadh sign $16 billion deal during crown prince visit Cairo, Riyadh sign $16 billion deal during crown prince visit

This came as part of bin Salman€™s first official foreign trip since becoming crown prince in June past year. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, held talks in Cairo on Monday with Sheikh al-Az...

BD detains more men after attack on writer BD detains more men after attack on writer

Dhaka University Teachers' Association (DUTA) formed a human chain on the campus on Monday protesting the attack on eminent writer and educationist Professor Dr Mohammad Zafar Iqbal . Suspected Islamist radicals have in recent years killed around a...

PM Khaqan reaches Kathmandu on two-day visit PM Khaqan reaches Kathmandu on two-day visit

He is leading a 32-member delegation. Finance Minister Dr Yuvaraj Khatiwada received Abbasi at the Tribhuwan International Airport. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is the first world leader who has been accorded guard of honour at Nepal's A...

The Best and Worst Places in the United States for Women The Best and Worst Places in the United States for Women

To see how women fare around the country, WalletHub looked at two main factors for all 50 states: women's economic and social well-being, and women's health and safety. MA also ranked in the top five for women's life expectancy at birth. "In 2018...

Man Arrested in Connection with Early Morning Mississauga Shooting Man Arrested in Connection with Early Morning Mississauga Shooting

It happened in a home in the area of Hartfield Grove and Lovelady Crescent. Police said 39-year-old Toronto man Joseph Chang is wanted in connection to the woman's death. He has been charged with sexual assault, sexual interference, and break and e...

Mexico ministers says NAFTA talks should pick up speed Mexico ministers says NAFTA talks should pick up speed

The ambassadors' comments echoed those made earlier by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, who told attendees at the trade conference that his administration is "doing all we can at the state level to encourage our NAFTA negotiators in Washington to come to...

Former Russian spy is exposed to substance, critically hurt Former Russian spy is exposed to substance, critically hurt

She was sort of leant-in on him, it looked like she'd passed out maybe. "They are now in a critical condition ". Sergei Skripal , 66, who was jailed in Russian Federation for treason, but later came to the United Kingdom as part of a "spy swap"...

President Trump threatens to impose tariffs on cars imported from the EU

Trump vowed several times during the 2016 presidential campaign that he would impose tariffs and reciprocal taxes on other nations believing that the US trade imbalance puts American workers at risk. "The EU will react firmly and commensurately to de...

North-easter will strike US East Coast this weekend North-easter will strike US East Coast this weekend

Monday's snow surveys in the mountains by state water officials, with news crews in tow, is one of several closely watched gauges of how much water California cities and farms will have. Amtrak said it cancelled more than a dozen trains and modified ...

Bank of America (BAC) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.19

The institutional investor held 382,153 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $9.68 million, up from 319,666 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Therefore 63% are positive. Bank of America had 106 analyst reports ...

China is increasing its military spending by almost 10% China is increasing its military spending by almost 10%

Li said China opposes protectionism and supports the settlement of trade disputes through negotiation, but will "resolutely safeguard" its legitimate rights and interest. "It shows authorities now prefer a tighter stance on monetary policy", Wang s...

Democrats outnumber Republicans in early voting Democrats outnumber Republicans in early voting

On the Democratic side, U.S. Rep. Beto Cruz of El Paso also has only nominal primary opposition. "I'll be blunt: Democrat voter turnout is surging statewide during Early Voting", Abbott said earlier in the week in an email to supporters. "For the D...

China's defense spending to accelerate in 2018 China's defense spending to accelerate in 2018

It noted the positions of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) general secretary and chairman of the state and party Central Military Commissions - posts that Mr Xi concurrently holds - do not have term limits. China's rubber-stamp parliament kicked off i...

What's next for Italy? The post-election scenarios What's next for Italy? The post-election scenarios

The first datum I find interesting about the outcome is that despite the voting procedure was constrained to last a single day (it usually lasted 1.5), a total of three quarters of citizens cast a vote , a number that is not substantially lower than...

China sets 2018 GDP target at around 6.5pc China sets 2018 GDP target at around 6.5pc

Chinese Navy also expanded its global reach with flotilla ships sailing through the far-off oceans to expand China's influence. Last year, China's economy beat expectations to grow by 6.9%, however, global organizations have warned about financia...

China sets 2018 GDP target at 'around 6.5%' China sets 2018 GDP target at 'around 6.5%'

The defence spending may figure in Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's work report to be submitted to the NPC which kicks off its 15 day annual session tomorrow. How much China spends on its armed forces is closely watched around the region and in Washing...

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