Monday July 16-th, 2018

NY balance of power could shift after Dems win special elections NY balance of power could shift after Dems win special elections

If they are able to pull off surprise wins in red states, perhaps the policy of stoking fear about immigrants will end. With Republicans still making up the majority in the Senate at 51 to 49, losing one or even two seats to Democrats could become ...

As Merkel Visits US, Germany's Trade Surplus Isn't the Problem

Trump nominated Grenell for the position last September. Grenell's nomination enjoyed broad support among Republican politicians and conservative activists. Nikki Haley received that nod. The vote makes Grenell the highest ranking openly gay pers...

Trump says he thinks he swayed Macron's thinking on Iran Trump says he thinks he swayed Macron's thinking on Iran

Speaking of a 1778 meeting between Ben Franklin and the French philosopher Voltaire, Macron noted the two men were seen "kissing each other's cheeks". We signed it, both the United States and France . He certainly does not seek to align himself un...

Total Loser: Broward County Sheriff Gets Trashed In No Confidence Vote Total Loser: Broward County Sheriff Gets Trashed In No Confidence Vote

The union leader told reporters that he placed a courtesy call to let the sheriff know about the results of the vote. Jeff Bell , the president of the Broward Sheriff's Office Deputies Association, said the union's "members have displayed great ...

Asaram's aides set to move High Court against verdict Asaram's aides set to move High Court against verdict

In 2008, two pre-teens -- cousins Dipesh and Abhishek Vaghela, who lived in Asaram's gurukul in Motera -- were found dead on the riverbed near his ashram. "We talked to the girl and the family members for two hours. we never felt that they were fab...

Donald Trump Was Too Busy To Get Melania A Nice Birthday Present… Donald Trump Was Too Busy To Get Melania A Nice Birthday Present…

Trump may not need to worry - the simple card-and-flowers combination is a popular gift presidents give to their first ladies. After a pause, Trump replied, "Well, I better not get into that because I may get in trouble". You know, it's not like Fox...

Nexon to Buy European Cryptocurrency Exchange Nexon to Buy European Cryptocurrency Exchange

It's notable, however, that Lee specified in his remarks that "Nexon Korea" is not acquiring Bitstamp. Cryptocurrency exchanges , such as Bitstamp play a pivotal role in the digital sphere. The firm was established in Korea in December 1994 by Kim...

Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) Sentiment Change Report at 1.05 Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) Sentiment Change Report at 1.05

Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company, which manages about $662.85M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Intuitive Surgical Inc (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 926 shares to 1,389 shares, valued at $507,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Creative Planning inve...

Miranda Lambert dating Turnpike Troubadours singer Evan Felker after Anderson East split Miranda Lambert dating Turnpike Troubadours singer Evan Felker after Anderson East split

Wait! Could it be?! Yep! One thing is for sure, Blake reignited the conversation about the demise of his marriage to Miranda and their love lives. However, a source close to Evan told the magazine that Evan actually filed for divorce first on Feb...

Russian Federation to provide advanced air defenses to Syria Russian Federation to provide advanced air defenses to Syria

Russia's Covert Mission in Syria Uncovered ■ Trump Tries to Explain His Syria Policy, and It Was an Epic Fail. Defense analysts have questioned whether an S-300 system in Syrian hands could threaten Israel's air power in the region and prevent i...

You'll wish your university had this 'cry closet' in the library You'll wish your university had this 'cry closet' in the library

A sign pinned to the door of the closet reads: "A safe place for stressed out students otherwise known as the Cry Closet". A student at the University of Utah has crafted the ideal sanctuary for the panicked masses during finals week. "It's a gre...

GA teacher accused of having heroin on campus, sex with student GA teacher accused of having heroin on campus, sex with student

From the investigation, it was determined that Raquel Spencer is now involved in a sexual relationship with a male student; this relationship has been ongoing for approximately one year. Gilreath was taking steps to recommend her termination, but Spe...

Not hungry to become CM, appointed MPPCC chief says Kamal Nath Not hungry to become CM, appointed MPPCC chief says Kamal Nath

Former state president Arun Yadav had on Tuesday denied that he would be asked to step down, News18 reported. "Congress president Rahul Gandhi has cleared the appointments of Kamal Nath as PCC president of Madhya Pradesh and Jyotiraditya Scindia...

Prince William appeared to struggle to stay awake during the service yesterday Prince William appeared to struggle to stay awake during the service yesterday

And with the royal wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle set to happen on Could 19, Williams had one ultimate prediction: "I would not be shocked if Harry and Meghan are standard child names within the coming 12 months". Prime Mini...

Rudy Giuliani meets with Robert Mueller to negotiate Trump interview Rudy Giuliani meets with Robert Mueller to negotiate Trump interview

For his part, Mueller explained that a presidential interview is crucial for investigators to get to the bottom of Trump's intent behind certain decisions to determine whether he was involved in obstruction of justice. President Trump had initially ...

Fund pledge shortfall will hit Syria and refugees hard, United Nations warns Fund pledge shortfall will hit Syria and refugees hard, United Nations warns

The participants of the worldwide donors' conference in Syria collected a total of $4.4 bln, said Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, after the conference. Jordan has a chronic shortage of water, ...

ROK president to meet Trump before DPRK-US summit ROK president to meet Trump before DPRK-US summit

Skeptics of engagement have long said that the North often turns to interminable rounds of diplomacy meant to ease the pain of sanctions, give it time to ideal its weapons, and win aid for unfulfilled nuclear promises. Pyongyang is demanding as yet u...

The Factor Everyone Ignores: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

The institutional investor held 70.69 million shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.29 billion, up from 69.69M at the end of the previous reported quarter. WFC's profit will be $5.70B for 11.22 P/E if the $1.17 EPS bec...

Online post suggests Toronto van attack suspect may have resented women Online post suggests Toronto van attack suspect may have resented women

Graham Gibson said on Tuesday the accused drove south on Yonge Street "striking pedestrians on the sidewalk and the roadway with the vehicle". "Yesterday was the most handsome day of the year and then look what happened", he said. "Out of respe...

Museum realizes fake 'elephant bird' egg is actually real Museum realizes fake 'elephant bird' egg is actually real

The elephant bird egg is oval, like chicken eggs, and is cream-colored but the interesting part is its huge size. Then, they accidentally discovered this particular object looked a little bit too realistic, so they made a decision to investigate.

Iranian Media Confirm Arrest Of British-Iranian Professor Iranian Media Confirm Arrest Of British-Iranian Professor

Abbas Edalat , a professor at Imperial College London , was detained on April 15 and is believed to be in the custody of Iran's Revolutionary Guard. One unidentified British-Iranian man was sentenced in March to six years in prison on spying charg...

Shhh! 'A Quiet' Place' Is Officially Getting A Sequel Shhh! 'A Quiet' Place' Is Officially Getting A Sequel

As reported by Variety , the studio's chairman-CEO Jim Gianopulos made the announcement at CinemaCon , "We're thrilled to say that we're already working on the sequel to A Quiet Place ". " It's such a fun world ", Woods told Fandango . So it's ...

New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 4-25 New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 4-25

With the score tied, 4-4, in the bottom of the fifth inning, he retired the first two batters before allowing consecutive doubles that put the Cardinals back on top. Tommy Pham drove Wheeler's 95 miles per hour fastball 420 feet to center for a ho...

Judge rules bar can refuse service to man wearing Trump hat Judge rules bar can refuse service to man wearing Trump hat

Philadelphia accountant Greg Piatek , 31, sued the W. 10th St. bar in March . Greg Piatek walked into the Happiest Hour in Manhattan last January , and the bartender told him he would not be served. Liggieri told the Post he plans to re...

Yemen: 45 civilians including children killed in Saudi-led air raids Yemen: 45 civilians including children killed in Saudi-led air raids

The Arab coalition to restore legitimacy in Yemen said on Wednesday that slain Houthi commander Saleh al-Sammad was responsible for the deaths of thousands of Yemenis and posed a threat to Saudi Arabia. Houthis also targeted Riyadh and other major ...

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