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Armed homeowner holds two Georgia fugitives until authorities arrive

The murderers fired their weapons at the police as they tried to speed away, but eventually they crashed the stolen vehicle into the woods and ran toward a nearby home. Both were convicted of armed robbery and other violent crimes. Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Gregory Dozier said, "Our hearts are heavy as we mourn the loss of two of our officers, who are our family, and our priority is to locate these fugitives and bring them to justice for this heinous act against those ... Read More »

The great Muslim civil war - and us

The area is far from the main battle lines of Syria's civil war. He was also linked to efforts to recruit foreign fighters and launch attacks "around the world". A USA official told CNN that another Syrian Su-22 fighter made an approach Tuesday in what the military assessed as a possible bombing run on USA backed-Syrian Democratic Forces near the same area. Read More »

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi berths

In the semifinals, Portugal will play on Wednesday in Kazan against the runner-up in Group B, which is now Germany before the final group games Sunday. They played admirably against Portugal and probably deserved a point, but now they'll need to be the aggressors. European champions Portugal , led by superstar Ronaldo will be participating for the first time as well as Copa America champions Chile . Read More »

South Korean leader observes missile test

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Pyongyang tested a new rocket engine that can be installed on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), Fox News reported on Thursday, citing unnamed USA officials. "There are more people and more cars but nobody knows what that means", the official said. "We've said many times that China is making unremitting efforts to resolve the Korean peninsula nuclear issue, and plays an active and constructive role", he said. Read More »

Stocks listless in early trade; S&P 500 headed for flat week

Oil prices rose about 1 percent, edging up from 10-month lows touched earlier this week but remained on course for its biggest first-half decline in nearly two decades as production cuts have failed to reduce oversupply. Bed Bath & Beyond plunged 11.5% in the first few minutes of trading after the household goods seller reported earnings that fell far short of what analysts were looking for. Read More »

White House answers request with Trump tweet

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He says Trump has taken steps to protect the nation's voting systems, including creating a commission to study the integrity of the voting process. Also speaking Friday morning on " New Day", White House counselor Kellyanne Conway dismissed the idea that Russian Federation influenced the 2016 presidential election."I think it's very important to show no nexus has been proven between what Russian Federation or any other foreign government tried to do in the actual election result", ... Read More »

Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) Q4 2016 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. DDR Corp.is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust. The company's market cap is $5.04 Billion, and the average volume is 1.33 Million. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) for 4,073 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2016 Q4. Edison International is now trading 0.45% above its 20-day and 8.39% versus the 200-day simple moving averages while 1.57% compared with its 50-day simple moving average. Read More »

Bill Cosby to host 'educational tour about sexual assault allegations'

In an interview with CNN , Wyatt said there is no firm schedule but expected Cosby to make five to seven stops that would include Chicago, Detroit and Philadelphia, beginning sometime in July. "We'll talk to young people". "These groups would like for Mr. Cosby to share that people in the judicial system can use their powers to annul deals for personal agenda and political ambitions". Read More »

Bill Cosby planning motivational speaking tour

Wyatt: "To talk to young people". No word on how this affects women (like the dozens of women who have accused Cosby of sexual assault) though. If it could happen to Bill Cosby , it could happen to anybody. Benson, who on Saturday delivered a statement from Cosby's wife, Camille, blasting the judge, the district attorney and the media after the trial ended, also spoke about the role of Cosby's wife, Camille, in the courtroom. Read More »

The Nature of the District: Understanding Jon Ossoff's Defeat in Georgia

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Pelosi says the Democratic base is energized, adding, "We must now put forth our message". In South Carolina, an attorney in Charleston who is a Democratic political newcomer, Joe Cunningham, announced on Wednesday that he would seek the House seat now held by Republican Mark Sanford, but said that if elected he would not back Pelosi as the Democratic leader. Read More »

Menendez Weighs in on 'Devastating' Senate Health Care Bill

Overall, as rightly pointed out by Spencer Perlman, director of health-care research at Veda Partners, the Senate plan has the "same architecture" but with "nicer furnishings". The 142-page bill, which includes cuts to Medicaid , would end the individual mandate set up by the ACA , which was a key component that kept the law functioning. Read More »

White House : Priorities and nature of ties with India, Pakistan were different

During his election campaign, Trump courted Indian-American voters and even released a campaign advertisement in Hindi. Portugal has a large Indian origin diaspora with the Indian community in Portugal estimated at 65,000. "There's a lot they have to do that is in their mutual interests", the official said adding that the administration has been working with inter-agency when it comes to the US- India partnership". Read More »

Standard Life Plc (SL) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC

It also reduced Williams Cos Inc Del (NYSE:WMB) stake by 20,734 shares and now owns 4.25M shares. Its down 1.59% from 6.57 million shares previously. The SI to Galena Biopharma Incorporated's float is 23.61%. The firm earned "Add" rating on Thursday, March 9 by Numis Securities. Peel Hunt maintained Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) rating on Monday, January 9. Jefferies maintained Diageo plc (LON:DGE) rating on Tuesday, September 13. Read More »

UCLA School of Law's Supreme Court clinic wins landmark trademark case

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Today's decision marks a victory for Simon Shiao Tam , who has fought for almost a decade to register The Slants , the name of his dance-rock band based in Portland, Oregon, as a trademark. The Supreme Court did not find these arguments persuasive, instead holding that the disparagement clause amounted to "viewpoint discrimination" in violation of the First Amendment. Read More »

PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM) EPS Estimated At $0.45

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in PHM. Riverpoint Capital Management Llc decreased Amerisourcebergen Corp (ABC) stake by 67.21% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. SMITH HARMON D also sold $1.03M worth of PulteGroup, Inc. A number of research firms have weighed in on PHM. Finally, Mizuho started coverage on shares of PulteGroup in a research note on Tuesday, May 16th. Read More »

Cisco Systems (CSCO) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.22

Therefore 70% are positive. KB Home has $22 highest and $11 lowest target. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $35.19. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since June 24, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:CSCO). 52,088 are owned by Matarin Limited Liability Company. About shares traded. Read More »

NSW hope conditions help in Origin 'war'

Just as everything goes on the line, the niceties are over. "I couldn't believe NSW got beaten". "The way he was holding that shoulder, there's no way he can continue, which speaks volumes for Thurston and the way he played on". It wasn't as bad as I first thought it was going to be. Demanding no let-up after a rampant, record-setting 28-4 victory over Queensland at Suncorp Stadium in game one, Daley has made the stunning confession that the Blues cashed in on the Maroons' ... Read More »

Maharashtra govt announces mega farm loan waiver scheme

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The Maharashtra government's decision to waive farmers' loans of up to Rs 1 lakh, irrespective of size of land held by them, would cover more than 70 lakh farmers out of total 1.36 crore. We will cut our expenses. During the meeting, Fadnavis and Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil said all debt-ridden farmers, small and marginal, would get maximum help. Read More »

Crosby, Pens cap unbelievable year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

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Last year, the Penguins also clinched the Cup on a Sunday, and the parade was held the following Wednesday. "It stings", said Predators defenseman P.K. The Penguins ruined Nashville's big party on the final night of CMA Music Festival, which brought more than 100,000 to downtown Nashville. Goalie Bernie Parent (1974-75) is the only other player to win back-to-back playoff MVPs. Read More »

Weir Group PLC's (WEIR) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Bristol John W Communication has 1.73% invested in BorgWarner Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, December 12. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 11 with "Outperform". Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 8,089.09 ($103.06). The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold" on Thursday, June 30. Read More »

Oil prices flat, heading for biggest H1 fall since 1990s

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Prices are back below where they were when the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries first struck its historic deal a year ago. The "whatever it takes" pledge was made by Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al Falih at a meeting in Kuala Lumpur in early May, echoing a promise by European central banker Mario Draghi five years ago during his successful fight to defend the euro. Read More »