Wednesday January 17-th, 2018

New Settlement Expected to Close Hariri's Resignation File, Test Lebanon's Dissociation Policy New Settlement Expected to Close Hariri's Resignation File, Test Lebanon's Dissociation Policy

Lebanon's prime minister said he would remain in office after governing partners pledged to stay out of neighboring conflicts, a month after his resignation threatened to drag the country deeper into the Middle East's major sectarian confrontation.

African air travel growth spikes, outpacing strong global recovery African air travel growth spikes, outpacing strong global recovery

Iata said passenger numbers are expected to increase to 4.3 billion in 2018. Cargo volume is expected to grow 4.5% y-o-y to 62.5 million tonnes. Middle East carriers achieved a 6.9% rise in demand in October, improved from 3.9% in September, while ...

Kusal Perera, Gunaratne return for India ODI series Kusal Perera, Gunaratne return for India ODI series

Kusal Perera's last appearance for Sri Lanka came in the 2017 Champions TrophyWhat's the story? Perera has not played global cricket since suffering a hamstring injury in this year's Champions Trophy and Gunaratne was included in the 16-man squ...

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Analysts See $0.96 EPS

The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. In other Adobe Systems news, EVP Matthew Thompson sold 2,190 shares of Adobe Systems sto...

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee extends support to Yashwant Sinha Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee extends support to Yashwant Sinha

Akola district Superintendent of Police Rakesh Kalasagar had said, "We detained Sinha and around 250 farmers outside the district collectorate as per provisions of section 68 of the Bombay Police Act". Sinha whose son is a member of the Union cabinet...

The Camelback Christmas tree returns, just in time for the holidays The Camelback Christmas tree returns, just in time for the holidays

Mid-South Nursery & Garden Center owner Bob Marion says this year he paid almost 50 percent more for trees he sells. Some growers got their normal number of trees, but numerous lots did not open this year due to the shortage, which will affect sele...

Mueller Demands Trump's Deutsche Bank Account Details, Where President Owes Millions Mueller Demands Trump's Deutsche Bank Account Details, Where President Owes Millions

Robert Mueller, who is heading the Russian Federation investigation, has reportedly demanded Deutsche Bank hand over details of Trump's accounts with the organization. Mueller is now investigating the Russian interference in the 2016 election and whe...

Flag Raising and Celebration Honor Illinois Bicentennial at Old Kendall Courthouse Flag Raising and Celebration Honor Illinois Bicentennial at Old Kendall Courthouse

Illinois' recorded history began in 1673 when missionary Jacques Marquette and fur trader Louis Jolliet became the first Europeans to explore it. President James Monroe's signature made it a state on December 3, 1818. Four United States Presidents co...

SC snubs Sibal's appeal, decides to hear Ayodhya matter in February 2018 SC snubs Sibal's appeal, decides to hear Ayodhya matter in February 2018

Senior advocate Kapil Sibal is reading out on the details of exhibits filed by the contesting defendants before the Allahabad High Court. Last month the Shia Central Waqf Board offered a new proposal to the centuries old conflict suggesting a Ram t...

Same-sex Couples Can Marry by Beginning of 2019, Rules Austrian Court Same-sex Couples Can Marry by Beginning of 2019, Rules Austrian Court

As for civil partnerships, the Constitutional Court said it will still remain an option for couples after the law is changed, and will then be an option for couples as well. Campaigners welcomed the move, with Homosexual Initiative Vienna (HOSI) desc...

Saakashvili, backers march in Ukraine's capital Saakashvili, backers march in Ukraine's capital

Saakashvili told his supporters that he would "lay down his life for the freedom of Ukraine" and called on the protesters to follow him to the parliament. Ukrainian police have detained the former president of Georgia who has emerged as an anti-corru...

Rep. John Conyers not seeking re-election after term Rep. John Conyers not seeking re-election after term

Conyers was first elected to the House in 1964. Conyers" attorney Arnold Reed told the Detroit Free Press the new allegations from Grubbs are "another instance of tomfoolery from the mouth of Harvey Weinstein's attorney'. Grubbs came forward as C...

Knee injury expected to sideline Spurs' Anderson two to three weeks Knee injury expected to sideline Spurs' Anderson two to three weeks

The Spurs got it done with clutch shooting down the stretch, seven players in double-figure scoring and a 51-42 edge on the glass against rugged Detroit. "We have to be able to sustain our offensive energy better". The San Antonio Spurs look for ...

13-Year-Old Girl Kills Herself After Years of Being Bullied 13-Year-Old Girl Kills Herself After Years of Being Bullied

Rosalie Avila , 13, was an eighth grader at Mesa View Middle School in Yucaipa, California. "Sorry, Mom and Dad. I love you", she wrote. 'For you to do that, I mean, you're heartless, ' Charlene told CBS Los Angeles . A GoFundMe page has been ...

Taiwan rainbow 'lasts record-breaking nine hours' Taiwan rainbow 'lasts record-breaking nine hours'

The rainbow was recorded in Taipei by two professors, Chou Kun-hsuan and Liu Ching-huang, from the Department of Atmospheric Science at the Chinese Culture University (CCU), according to Taiwan News. As for how exactly a almost 9-hour rainbow could...

Couple, two sons travelling to funeral killed in Wexford crash Couple, two sons travelling to funeral killed in Wexford crash

The collision happened at a bend near Cushinstown church and it is under the casualties were trapped in their auto by the crash. The four people - a couple in their 70s and their two sons, both in their forties - had come to Ireland from the USA fo...

Top Catalan leaders are refused bail Top Catalan leaders are refused bail

Campaigning has begun in the regional elections called by Spain's government seeking to quash the Catalan independence movement - with some candidates either in jail or out of the country to avoid arrest. The magistrate also upheld custody orders w...

Russian Federation names 9 media organizations as foreign agents, including Voice of America Russian Federation names 9 media organizations as foreign agents, including Voice of America

A committee at the State Duma, the lower chamber of the Russian parliament, on Monday recommended a ban. The announcement comes less than a month after the production company behind the American version of the Russian state-funded network RT was ...

Orders to seize guns from prohibited buyers at 10-year high Orders to seize guns from prohibited buyers at 10-year high

The FBI's background check system requires analysts to complete the checks within 3 days. The FBI sought more than 4,000 requests previous year to retrieve guns from buyers who should've been blocked by the background check system. How many retriev...

Venkaiah Naidu disqualifies rebel JD(U) MPs from the Rajya Sabha Venkaiah Naidu disqualifies rebel JD(U) MPs from the Rajya Sabha

Yadav and Anwar were among a few elected representatives who denounced Kumar for joining forces with the BJP and forming a coalition government in Bihar which, they said, was against the mandate given by people in the Assembly polls. The JD (U) Parli...

Advisor Group Inc. Increases Position in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

World Asset Management Inc decreased Activision Blizzard Inc Com St ( ATVI ) stake by 9.34% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The total amount of shares outstanding is 751.37 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 46.55 billion.

Association pleased with potential IN delay of ELD mandate Association pleased with potential IN delay of ELD mandate

They include Forrest Lucas, president of Corona-based Lucas Oil Products, who said in a phone interview he had met with Vice President Mike Pence on the matter. The ELD requirement goes into effect later this month. "The smaller companies are the one...

The Game Awards 2017 has star studded cast The Game Awards 2017 has star studded cast

According to Geoff Keighley, the producer of the annual awards show, Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro will present a certain award on stage. For the first time ever, The Game Awards will also feature a live orchestra - The Game Awards Orchestr...

Israel Fired Missiles, Three Intercepted Near Damascus Israel Fired Missiles, Three Intercepted Near Damascus

Syrian state TV reported the Syrian military's missile shields intercepted at least three Israeli missiles bound for weapon plants and military bases. Israel said in October it had attacked Syrian government artillery after fire from across the armis...

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Stake Lifted by Global X Management Co. LLC

The Klingenstein Fields & Co Llc holds 174,097 shares with $15.91 million value, up from 156,242 last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its position in Microsoft by 0.8% in the first quarter. Therefore 83% are positive. Analysts are also project...

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