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by | May 19, 2017 | 20:15

Rescue workers who shed softball uniforms and dress clothes and put on their fire gear raced to the scene Monday and went door to door to rescue people, Fitzgerald said. In 2011, when devastating tornadoes struck in Joplin, Missouri, and in Alabama and MS, 111 of the 551 people killed nationwide in tornadoes, or 20 percent, were in mobile homes, according to the Storm Prediction Center website .

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:17

Since the start of March, the Brent price has swung from more than $56 a barrel to less than $47 as opinion swayed over whether cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers will offset rising US output.

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:00

The kingdom's control of the holy sites has been criticized by Muslims around the world. "The common interests of these worldwide leaders are what bring them together in Riyadh ", he said, including issues ranging from terrorism to rekindling US ties post-Obama.

by | May 19, 2017 | 20:03

AMD will be holding its analyst day presentation after the market closes Tuesday afternoon, but investors are already trying to speculate what the chipmaker might tell its shareholders. The company reported an impressive total revenue of 4.27 Billion in the last fiscal year. Intel has reportedly sealed a deal with Advanced Micro Devices, Inc , or most commonly known as AMD .

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:17

The Prime Minister added that he is looking forward to working with Macron to further deepen the cooperation between India and France. Emmanuel Macron has been elected the President of France after beating extreme right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in a victory being hailed by the entertainment word as one for "light and sanity".

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:56

Deviating from the Muslim Personal Law Board's opinion, Khurshid said one can not contract out of faith, just like one can not legislate out of faith. Rohatgi replied that the hallmark of a secular court was to reform without waiting for a legislation, when such matters come to it. The bench had made it clear that it would examine whether the practice of triple talaq among Muslims is fundamental to their religion and had also said for the time being it will not deliberate upon the issue of ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:38

Zacks Investment Research raised Autodesk from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. On Wednesday, March 15th, Jan Becker sold 2,655 shares of Autodesk stock. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Autodesk will post ($0.60) EPS for the current year. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was reported by Sports Perspectives and is the property of of Sports Perspectives.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:49

The only reaction to battle such a shift in public opinion must be a "historic reconstruction" of Europe, he said in Berlin , noting there was "no taboo" on this issue. "It will no longer be the case", Macron said, as cited by Reuters. Newly appointed French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe at the handover ceremony in Paris.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:52

The firm owned 3,686 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 213 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "sector perform" rating and issued a $60.00 target price (down from $63.00) on shares of Campbell Soup Company in a report on Tuesday, February 21st.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:13

After the International Court of Justice ruled in favour of India on Thursday, staying the hanging of Kulbhushan Jhadhav, all political parties across the political spectrum welcomed the judgement. He also ordered Pakistan to inform the tribunal that it has implemented the decision, and stressed that ICJ decisions are binding on all member states.

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:03

The new laptop ban would work like the current one from the Middle East, except that it would affect all flights from Europe to the U.S. The ban would dwarf in size the current one, which was put in place in March and affects about 50 flights per day from ten cities, mostly in the Middle East.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:51

Building a new tower would cost around £10-£30 million, and the price of installing the digital system - developed by Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions - is expected to be in a similar range. London City Airport chief executive Declan Collier insisted he is "absolutely confident" the system is safe from the threat of a cyber attack. "No chief executive is complacent about threats from cyber security".

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:26

The problem with that argument, according to several industry analysts who spoke with ITPro , is that Smith and Microsoft are right this time to criticize IT administrators and their companies that are failing to keep their systems patched and updated.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:10

More young people use social media than any other age group, with 90 per cent of young people active across the various platforms. That's according to a new survey of around 300 influencers by social media marketing firm Hashoff, which maintains an opt-in network of more than 150,000 influencers.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:44

The HUDCO issue saw an "exceptional level" of interest and was oversubscribed by more than 79 times. The Rs. 1,200 crore initial public offering of HUDCO had received bids worth Rs. The IPO had opened for subscription on May 8 and closed on May 11. Both the segments have vast untapped opportunity in India, which would provide potential growth opportunity for Hudco to scale up its operations, Angel Broking said in a note.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:46

And the House version requires that the Legislature also pass an income tax - already voted down by the Senate - and raise oil and gas taxes. "The bill voted on was not that different from what was voted on 10 days before (and approved by Democrats)", Ferns said.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:46

It has been suggested by some Corbyn allies that he should remain leader if he does better than the 30.4% of the vote Labour won at the last election under Ed Miliband. McCluskey said: "He's (Corbyn) got now just under four weeks to try to see if you can break through that image and it's going to be a very, very hard task".

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:17

However the company reported $1.42 earnings per share for the same quarter during a year ago. Apple Inc now has $795.48 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.71% or $1.06 reaching $151.31 per share. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Apple Inc., where 14 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 23 analysts have given a Buy signal, 9 said it's a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 1 analyst rated the stock as Sell.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:26

Brent crude, the global benchmark, had risen $1.20 to $52.04 a barrel by 0847 GMT and traded intraday at $52.26, the highest since April 26. Goldman's Jeff Currie says talk that OPEC could start defending its market share again to squeeze USA producers is the wrong way to look at the situation: "Shale and OPEC are taking on the global oil [producers] that are sitting at the top [of the cost curve]".

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:03

Today Chinese media condemned the United States for delaying struggles to halt global cyber intimidations in the stir of the WannaCry ransomware bout. "Fortunately ATMs in India have not been affected by WannaCry ransomware ", said Dorai. A 22-year old British security researcher who goes by the Twitter name MalwareTech is credited with slowing the spread of the ransomware by discovering a " kill switch " in the software that could disable the malware.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:50

The apparent tornado damage was near Chetek, WI, Mobile home Park known as Prairie Lake Estates. Severe storms capable of creating tornadoes, large hail, damaging winds and flash flooding are expected between 6 p.m. "The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms, up to a moderate risk, will exist along and northwest of I-44, with hail up to the size of baseballs, damaging winds to 75 miles per hour, and a limited potential for strong tornadoes", forecasters in Tulsa said.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:08

Since the nuclear deal, Iran has signed billion-dollar deals with Boeing and Airbus to replace and upgrade its aging commercial fleet. Under the 2015 deal, the USA and other world powers eased sanctions after the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency confirmed that Iran had taken a series of steps to pull its nuclear program back from the brink of weapons capability.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:55

Kristian Kostov of Bulgaria was runner-up and Moldova's Sunstroke Project finished third. "I hope to keep making music that means something and remain happy, playing it. BBC Monitoring reported that Ukrainian TV identified him as "scandalous" Ukrainian prankster Vitaliy Sedyuk. Graham Norton, who was guiding United Kingdom viewers through the contest on BBC One, apologised to anyone who was offended by the incident.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:50

Complaining about what he said was "political schizophrenia" in the United States, Putin said Trump was not being allowed to do his job properly. He did not deny discussing classified information. Of course, the intelligence breach didn't happen in a vacuum. Those reports came in the wake of an op-ed Flynn published in The Hill on Election Day calling for better relations between Turkey and the U.S.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:30

The prospects for wages overshadowed another set of jobs figures, showing that the UK's unemployment rate has fallen to a 42-year low, with a record number of people in work. A survey of its regional agents added that companies were restricting pay rises to the 2.0-2.5 per cent range. Paul Hollingsworth, UK economist at Capital Economics, said despite the intensifying squeeze on households, the strength of employment was "one reason to be optimistic that the slowdown in spending won't be too ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:43

The average volume of a stock suggests the liquidity of a particular company. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . Based on the latest notes released to investors, 2 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 1 analysts "outperform", 20 analysts "hold", 3 analysts "underperform" and 3 analysts "sell".

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:30

Ciaran Martin, chief executive of the U.K.'s National Cyber Security Centre, has warned that more computers could be infected Monday as doctors' practices re-opened after the weekend. Seven trusts, including St Barts in London and the York Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust , have experienced serious problems and require "extra support".

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:10

TWO of the big four banks' bosses separately found out details of Scott Morrison's Budget plan to rip $6.2 billion from them after meetings with anxious investors. Another A$1.2 billion will be raised over the next four years by imposing a levy on foreign workers, another issue that has been heavily debated publicly, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull promising earlier this year "Australian jobs for Australians".

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:48

Security minister Ben Wallace said that the NHS had followed "pretty good procedures" in dealing with the attack. STAFF battled to take up the slack at the North Middlesex University Hospital after scores of ambulances were diverted there and trauma patients admitted following a major national cyber attack.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:26

Sergey Kislyak, a senior U.S official told The Associated Press . "We want to get as many to help fight terrorism as possible. And that's one of the handsome things that's happening with Turkey". In a series of tweets Tuesday morning, Trump defended his right to share information with Russian officials. McMaster said he was in the room when the meeting took place and no one present felt the conversation was inappropriate.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:08

She described her husband as a "patriot", a "loving husband" and a "loyal friend". Following the news of his death at 77, former colleagues and journalists took to social media to mourn the former CEO. The real driver that created Trump the politician was the network's decades-long campaign to discredit the "biased liberal media" and its constant handwringing over "political correctness".

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose name Donald Trump doesn't know how to pronounce, met with POTUS in Washington on Tuesday, presumably to swap stories about their mutual friend Michael Flynn. PRESIDENT TRUMP laid out the welcome mat this week for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the strongman apparently felt so much at home he thought it okay for his thugs to beat up peaceful demonstrators.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:59

In the state's last election in 2012, the Social Democrats beat the CDU by 39.1% to 26.3%. A ZDF public broadcaster poll showed the CDU is at 32 percent and closely followed by SPD with 31 percent. Martin Schulz, the SPD's chancellor candidate looking to unseat Merkel in the national election in September, weighed in on his party's defeat. The Green Party, which has dropped to a 15-year low in national opinion polls also fell back sharply, reaching just 6% of the vote and putting an end ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:58

If President Temer is eventually forced to resign or is impeached , Brazil's constitution calls for the leader of the lower house to temporarily take over and for Congress to name a successor within 30 days. The man Mr Temer allegedly condoned the bribery of - Eduardo Cunha - is in prison for corruption, money laundering and tax evasion. To the revelation of a scheme to keep the judges from pressuring Batista, Temer asks "are you holding both of them back?", which Batista confirms ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:45

The MFPL challenged the move before a tribunal and sought a stay, which was rejected on May 16. The ED had issued an eviction notice to Mandwa Farms last month and subsequently took possession of the property on Thursday.The CBI had booked Mallya in a cheating case for defrauding banks while the ED ha.