Thursday June 21-st, 2018

Peru's President Pedro resigns Peru's President Pedro resigns

Peru's bishops called for Peruvians to work together to root out corruption in the wake of the resignation of the country's president, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski , amid accusations of corruption. The country is suffering from "a systemic process of corru...

Boeing (NYSE:BA) Holdings Trimmed by American National Bank Boeing (NYSE:BA) Holdings Trimmed by American National Bank

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) has risen 68.13% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.39% the S&P500. Meritage Portfolio Management decreased its stake in Boeing Co (BA) by 30% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing ...

Another bank fraud surfaces, this time involving Kanishk Gold Another bank fraud surfaces, this time involving Kanishk Gold

The CBI officials said that they carried out searches at the offices and residential premises of KGPL promoters in Chennai , and that the accused have been contacted and asked to join the investigation. In March 2017, SBI said the jeweller first...

Holy Week services and events Holy Week services and events

Sunday, "Stepping Outside The Box", from Matthew 15:21-28, is the theme of the morning worship service. Children will participate in the procession of the palms, and the Logos choir will sing during the 10:45 service. Throughout the Easter season, ma...

One killed, four injured in explosion in Egypt's Alexandria One killed, four injured in explosion in Egypt's Alexandria

The statement added that the bombing had taken place after an improvised explosive device was planted underneath a vehicle and exploded as the security director's convoy was passing in Al-Moaskar Al-Romany Street in central Alexandria , without ment...

March For Our Lives: Best Signs from the Rally March For Our Lives: Best Signs from the Rally

Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas who survived the Parkland , Florida , shooting in February are leading hundreds of thousands in the March For Our Lives demonstration Saturday in Washington, D.C. "They felt they had the power to change so...

Trump 'considering' veto of spending bill, cites concerns over 'Dreamers,' border wall Trump 'considering' veto of spending bill, cites concerns over 'Dreamers,' border wall

Why? "My highest duty is to keep America safe", Trump told reporters. Trump has long promised to fully fund the Pentagon and suggested that he was "forced" to sign the bill, much of which he dislikes, in order to fund the military. Democrat leade...

Prez Trump's $60bn China tariff plan to hit tech, communications, aerospace industries Prez Trump's $60bn China tariff plan to hit tech, communications, aerospace industries

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer , the Trump administration announced today at a White House briefing that the administration intends to place tariffs on about $60 billion of Chinese goods, with the bulk of them likely to be focused on the ...

ISIS Operative Yasmeen Mohammed sentenced to 7 years in prison by NIA ISIS Operative Yasmeen Mohammed sentenced to 7 years in prison by NIA

According to NIA, the case relates to 14 persons from Kasargod district in Kerala who allegedly joined ISIS after leaving the country in 2016. In August 2016, Yasmin and her four-year-old son were arrested in Delhi while trying to board a flight fr...

Asbestos Riddled Nightclub Fire in Glasgow City Centre Asbestos Riddled Nightclub Fire in Glasgow City Centre

It seems likely firefighters will have to remain at the scene for the next few days, with the Pavilion saying crews would be spraying the side of the theatre with water to keep the temperature down. Assistant Chief Officer Lewis Ramsay described th...

Court skeptical of crisis pregnancy center law Court skeptical of crisis pregnancy center law

Or it could require facilities that do not provide abortions or contraceptive care to state as much (though Chief Justice John Roberts appeared skeptical of the latter kind of law). My co-counsel is Mary Ann Glendon, professor at Harvard Law School a...

United Kingdom watchdog reviews evidence after Cambridge Analytica search

The nonprofit said it made a decision to halt ads after news that Facebook allowed British firm Cambridge Analytica to harvest and exploit more than 50 million users' personal data ― then failed to follow up on it for more than two years.

Belmont alum who lost 3 students in Fla. shooting shares experience Belmont alum who lost 3 students in Fla. shooting shares experience

Police investigated rumours that someone was threatening to shoot people at the school last month, BayNet , a Maryland news outlet, reported on February 21. Once students were seated in the bleachers, both home and visitor sides were filled. Mr ...

Turkey says understanding, but no deal, with United States on Syria's Manbij Turkey says understanding, but no deal, with United States on Syria's Manbij

With Turkey having completed their occupation of Afrin District, and no deal in sight for the city of Manbij, where U.S. troops have a presence, Turkish officials are once again beating the war drums. The suggestion of targeting Iraq is recent, but c...

Kansas assistant reportedly leaves Jayhawks in unusual career move Kansas assistant reportedly leaves Jayhawks in unusual career move

According to JayhawkSlant.com , the Jayhawks are losing safeties coach Todd Bradford to the oil industry. Experience is key and Clemson is one of the hottest teams in the tournament. "The Big 12 regular season and Big 12 tournament champs seemed ...

MoviePass Lowers Prices for New Subscribers MoviePass Lowers Prices for New Subscribers

Earlier this month, CEO Mitch Lowe took heat for boasting about the company's ability to track users before and after they go to the movies. MoviePass said its subscribers made up 17 percent of the opening weekend revenue for Paramount's "Annihilat...

Despite first-half explosion, Raptors fall to LeBron, Cavs Despite first-half explosion, Raptors fall to LeBron, Cavs

Interim head coach Larry Drew thinks the latest bar-measuring win of the Cleveland Cavaliers over the East-leading Toronto Raptors can prove to be the one game that turns this season around for the Cavs. More importantly, Love and James have di...

Protests move to capitol building after Sacramento officer-involved shooting Protests move to capitol building after Sacramento officer-involved shooting

Pastor Les Simmons has been with Clark's family since the shooting . Bodycam and helicopter footage do not clearly show what Mr Clark was doing before he was shot in his own backyard. Les Simmons, a community leader. Kings player Garrett Tem...

Lots of time on her hands as clocks go forward an hour Lots of time on her hands as clocks go forward an hour

But why do we change the clocks at this time of year? In the years that followed, clocks continued to be advanced by one hour each spring and put back by an hour each autumn until July 1945. The current system has been in place since 1972. Betwee...

Track and Field Set for Dan Stimson Memorial Quad Meet Track and Field Set for Dan Stimson Memorial Quad Meet

In all three events, Jerdee finished just ahead of a teammate. Running in the 1,500 on Friday in The Dalles, he cut his time down from previous year and finished in 5 minutes, 5.66 seconds, setting a new personal record. "I haven't won a wheel, tha...

Wall St tumbles on trade war fears; tech, financials weigh Wall St tumbles on trade war fears; tech, financials weigh

China has threatened to fight back, saying it will pursue tariffs on $3 billion in USA products such as steel, pork and wine. Driving the market tumult was President Trump's decision Thursday to follow through on his threats to slap tens of bil...

With comfortable strength, TRS wins all three Rajya Sabha seats in Telangana With comfortable strength, TRS wins all three Rajya Sabha seats in Telangana

The votes of SP MLA Nitin Agarwal and Anil Singh of the BSP, who cross voted in favour of the BJP , were declared invalid. SP candidate Jaya Bachchan was also elected for the Rajya Sabha for the fourth consecutive term. In the event, however, they...

RJD, BJP cross swords over Lalu's sentence in fodder scam case RJD, BJP cross swords over Lalu's sentence in fodder scam case

Earlier in January, a CBI court in Ranchi had sentenced Lalu Prasad to five years in jail in the third fodder scam case . Earlier, the RJD supremo was convicted on September 30, 2013 in the RC 20A/96 case of Chaibasa pertaining to illegal withdr...

Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds

No cyclone has crossed the coast in the forecast area since 2001 but Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is happy with preparations. There were fears it may intensify into a category 4 cyclone with very destructive winds gusting up to 270 km/h...

Amit Shah insulted people of Andhra Pradesh, says Chandrababu Naidu Amit Shah insulted people of Andhra Pradesh, says Chandrababu Naidu

Our government has good GDP, agriculture and many national awards. Amit Shah stated many examples of Centre's concern for Andhra Pradesh and said, " "This is in direct contrast to the Congress Party, which not only mismanaged the bifurcation but ...

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