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Work begins to fill hole at collapsed Hanford tunnel

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Located next to the PUREX in the center of the Hanford site , it is used to store contaminated materials. The Energy Department says no one was injured in the collapse onto buried rail cars filled with nuclear waste. "The facility does have radiological contamination right now but there is no indication of a radiological release", Henderson said. The collapsed tunnel caused soil on the surface above it to sunk by 2 feet to 4 feet over an area of 400 square feet. Read More »

Qantas Plane Returns To LAX After Engine Mishap

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A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back two hours into the flight after an engine malfunctioned, sending sparks flying into the air. The plane arrived back in LAX about 3am (local time) on Saturday, and touched down in Melbourne last night. "There was an explosion from outside". Read More »

Comey agrees to testify in Senate

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Flynn. Asked about the Times report , Spicer said of the former FBI chief, "by grandstanding and politicizing the investigation into Russia's actions, James Comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with Russian Federation". Read More »

Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

Comey's father said his son never told him he had been fired by the President. Notes provided to The New York Times on Friday by an administration official, said Trump told the Russians that he felt "great pressure because of Russia". intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation interfered in the presidential election a year ago. The revelation undercuts President Donald Trump's insistence that his campaign had nothing to do with the Kremlin. Read More »

Noble Midstream Partners LP (NBLX) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

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Therefore 52% are positive. 01/12/2017 - EnLink Midstream Partners LP was upgraded to "outperform" by analysts at Raymond James. On Monday, April 3 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". portfolio. First Interstate National Bank holds 205 shares or 0% of its portfolio. It also upped Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ACAD) stake by 151,991 shares and now owns 301,243 shares. Read More »

U.S. sanctions 8 Venezuelan Supreme Court judges

The ruling was later partially reversed amidinternational criticism, but it sparked a protest movement that has continued for almost two months and left more than 40 people dead. "Members of the country's Supreme Court of Justice have exacerbated the situation by consistently interfering with the legislative branch's authority", he said. Read More »

PM in Saudi Arabia to attend US-Arab-Islamic Summit

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Saudi's foreign minister also called Trump's meetings with the Saudi king "the beginning of a turning point" between the United States, Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies. In a meeting with Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa, Trump declared that the two nations had a lot in common and that despite previous tensions, "there won't be strain with this administration". Read More »

India didn't win Jadhav case: Pakistan's ICJ lawyer

Sartaj Aziz further said that India will not succeed in his nefarious designs to hide subversive activities of its Spy Kulbhushan Jadhav . Jadhav, who was arrested in March 2016, is a retired Indian naval officer who confessed to espionage and terror activities in Pakistan. Read More »

Bovis Homes Group plc (BVS) Upgraded to "Buy" at Jefferies Group LLC

This is a positive change from Polymetal International PLC's previous dividend of $0.15. Glaxosmithkline Plc now has $105.14 billion valuation. It closed at $104.29 lastly. It has a 12.36 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Credit Services, Decision Analytics, Marketing Services and Consumer Services. About 2.11 million shares traded. Read More »

India Finalizes Four Tax Rates for Services

In a move expected to bring prices down from the current levels, the Goods and Services Tax (GST ) Council on Friday decided on a four-slab tax rate for services along with the novel concept of input credit for goods used. The Centre, the states and several stakeholders seem to have thrashed out several issues in fixing the rates for close to 1,400 goods and services although many anomalies remain to be sorted. Read More »

Speaker Ryan wants to see alleged Comey memo

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Ryan took head-on questions about the evolving scandals coming out of the White House but said it won't distract Republicans from "doing our jobs". But he has set a hearing for May 24. The New York Times recently made revelations about Trump's request for Comey to end the FBI investigation into the links between the Kremlin and former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read More »

Young People in Iran Flock to Streets in Celebration of Rouhani Win

The re-election is likely to safeguard the nuclear agreement Rouhani's government reached with global powers in 2015, under which most worldwide sanctions have been lifted in return for Iran curbing its nuclear programme. Rouhani made an apparent dig at Saudi Arabia, saying Iran had demonstrated to its neighbours that "the path to ensuring security is the reinforcement of democracy, not relying on foreign powers". Read More »

Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: US president participates in 'Ardah'

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Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz inaugurated the meeting, Efe news reported. 'Iran is playing with fire - they don't appreciate how "kind" President Obama was to them, ' Trump added a day later. The past week has seen a string of major developments in Trump's domestic woes, including the announcement that James Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief fired by Trump, has agreed to testify publicly about Russian interference in the United States elections a year ago. Read More »

Trump's 1989 trip to Israel that never was

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The wall is in the Old City, a part of east Jerusalem, which the US and most of the world consider to be occupied territory. After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu found out that some ministers were planning to skip the welcoming ceremony for U.S. Read More »

Clemson seeded No. 5 in ACC Tournament, will open against Duke

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Another uncharacteristic performance defensively by the No. 2 Louisville baseball team was too much to overcome in Friday night's 8-2 loss to Florida State at Jim Patterson Stadium. Junior Devin Hairston and sophomore Devin Mann produced offensively, both connecting for two hits for the game. They'll have to face the Cardinals again the week, as well as the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Read More »

Walmart Q1 EPS Up, Tops View; Sees Higher Comps In Q2

Wal-Mart's US same-store sales rose 1.4% for the fiscal first quarter - the 11th straight quarterly increase - due to a 1.5% rise in foot traffic, thanks in part to improvements Wal-Mart has made in its stores. This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward. That's a modest rebound for a stock that has fallen more than 20 percent so far this year. Read More »

Mississippi jobless rate falls to lowest level since 1976

The Illinois Department of Employment Security announced Thursday that nonfarm payrolls decreased by 7,200 jobs over the month. The unemployment rate fell to just 3.5 percent. "In the payroll (officially named current employment statistics) survey, if a person works more than one job, they are counted a couple of times". Colorado's rate, at 2.3 percent, was the nation's lowest. Read More »

Man subdued after incident on American Airlines flight to Honolulu

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Instead they say he was stopped by a flight attendant who had jammed her serving cart in the doorway that separates first class from coach. The Department of Homeland Security is involved in the investigation, and agency officials said all US flights would be monitored after the incident, "out of an abundance of caution". Read More »

Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

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Michelle Obama was blasted on Saudi social media - as well as by a prominent American tweeter named Donald Trump - for not covering her head during her 2015 visit, as women are expected to do in this conservative Islamic country. A Sunday meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi underscored the kinship, with Trump saluting his counterpart on the April release of Egyptian-American charity worker Aya Hijazi, who had been detained in the country for almost three years. Read More »

China and Philippines meet on South China Sea disputes

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The waters of the South China Sea are claimed by numerous countries, including Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. At the time, Philippine President Duterte bluntly stated that complaining about China's maritime activities was pointless because no one could pressure China into halting them - a similar, if less tactful, sentiment to the one expressed by Duterte's foreign secretary at Thursday's meeting. Read More »

Multiple tax rates for services likely under GST

While automakers of small cars will have something to worry about, luxury auto makers hope to see positive results with the implementation of GST which puts a fixed slab of 28% even on large luxury vehicles and SUVs. Adhia warned the industry of changing rates before the GST rollout saying that under the anti-profiteering law, any entity can be called in to question for their actions after today. Read More »

Seoul says North Korea fires an unidentified projectile

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North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Sunday, its second missile test in a week, which South Korea said dashed the hopes of the South's new liberal government for peace between the neighbors. Experts said that was one of North Korea's most successful tests yet and the missile would have the potential to reach Andersen Air Base on Guam if fired at a normal trajectory. Read More »

Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet

They noted that the move was a valuation call. 10/05/2016 - Education Realty Trust Inc. was upgraded to " by analysts at Citigroup. They now have a United States dollars 140 price target on the stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.17, for a total transaction of $241,275.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 47,580 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,023,445.80. Read More »

Water Wars: With US Distracted, China Makes Moves

Duterte has long expressed his admiration for Xi and said he would raise the arbitration ruling with him eventually, but needed first to strengthen relations between the two countries, which the Philippines is hoping will yield billions of dollars in Chinese loans and infrastructure investments. Read More »