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by | October 24, 2017 | 18:37

Merrill Lynch settled at an early stage of the investigation, resulting a 30% discount to its fine, which would otherwise have been £49.3m. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said the fine was imposed because Merrill Lynch failed to report 68.5mln exchange traded derivative transactions between February 2014 and February 2016.

by | October 24, 2017 | 17:34

Abortions are only allowed in Northern Ireland if a woman's life is at risk or there is a permanent or serious risk to her physical or mental health. In 2015/16, just 16 abortions were performed in Northern Ireland, which together with the previous year represents the lowest number on record.

by | October 24, 2017 | 16:22

As Kym Koch, spokeswoman for Riverwind Casino , explained, natural occurrences such as this are something Oklahoma residents are used to and they understand that sometimes they happen without a warning. Due to the damage to the casino, certain parts of the venue are without electricity and closed off for reparations. The Beach Boys performed a sold-out concert Saturday night at the Showplace Theatre.

by | October 24, 2017 | 16:23

A few showers will pop up early Tuesday and then again, off and on, through the afternoon. Wednesday's high will be in the upper 60s and Thursday's will be right around the normal high of 61. Afternoon highs Wednesday will only top out in the low 70s under attractive blues skies. Another weather system will move through on Sunday giving us the chance for rain and mainly cloudy skies.

by | October 24, 2017 | 15:53

Adding to his statement, he said, this step was the "ill-conceived" and "hasty" decision of the Central Government as this was not planned at all and create a crisis of currency in the country. Also present at the the joint press conference were Derek O'Brien from the Trinamool Congress and dissident JD (U) member Sharad Yadav . The members of a coordination committee at Parliament House, including O'Brien, Yadav, D Raja from CPI, Kanimozhi from DMK, Satish Chandra Mishra from the BSP ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 14:54

The 38-year-old driver of the semi truck attempted to apply brakes and pull to the left, but still made contact with the trailer. Soon after, a vehicle slowed down to avoid hitting the struck deer and was rear-ended by another vehicle. After the collision, the passing vehicle went across the lanes of traffic, into the guardrail, striking a standing passenger. The trooper performed CPR until the driver was transported to WakeMed with life-threatening injuries.

by | October 24, 2017 | 13:54

In footage captured from the stands during the team's semi-final penalty shootout again Satri Angthong on Saturday, the player initially appears to miss the goal as the ball bounces off the crossbar. " The penalty shootout was going on for a long time ", Kunpatee said. Both teams were scoring every time. Then it looked like the other team had lost because they missed.

by | October 24, 2017 | 14:38

Chances of winning the jackpot will decrease from 1-in-258.9 million to 1-in-302.6 million, while the chance of winning any prize - which will run from $2 to the jackpot - will go from 1-in-14.7 to 1-in-24. Virgin Islands. "The redesigned game reflects feedback from players who want larger Mega Millions jackpots led to the redesign of the game", the commission reported.

by | October 24, 2017 | 12:20

Tension has been high on the divided peninsula for months with Pyongyang staging its sixth nuclear test and launching two ICBMs that apparently brought much of the USA mainland into range. Trump has been putting pressure on China to do more to rein in North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes. Seoul's defense chief stressed however, that South Korea does not want to engage in conflict with the North and that it was prioritizing a peaceful solution to the crisis.

by | October 24, 2017 | 12:55

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said it appeared she was "killed [by] a fatal gunshot wound during a robbery on the 19th [of October]". 'She always talked about going to Africa, she was so looking forward to it. UPDATE: DFAT has confirmed that it is assisting Gabrielle's family. "Her colleagues in the Department of Education will affectionately remember her for her humour, tenacity, dedication to students and loyalty to colleagues".

by | October 24, 2017 | 12:42

It was the second time in six months that a correspondent for Germany's "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung" newspaper, who is respected for his access to Juncker's team, has published an account of the European Union chief executive's reactions after a dinner meeting with the British prime minister.

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:45

Image: South Korean President Moon Jae-In (R) and Defense Minister Song Young-Moo review the troops during a commemoration ceremony marking South Korea's Armed Forces Day, which will fall on October 1, at the Second Fleet Command of Navy in Pyeongtaek on September 28, 2017.

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:29

The Financial Conduct Authority has slapped Merrill Lynch with a £34.5m fine for failing to report nearly 69 million exchange traded derivative transactions between February 2014 and February 2016. According to the FCA in a report released Monday, this is the first time a financial firm has been fined for failing to report details of trading in exchange-traded derivatives.

by | October 24, 2017 | 11:08

But the stock's performance on its debut is turning out to be quite disappointing with investors not showing any keen interest at the counter. The stock listed at Rs 1,500, down 9 per cent from the issue price on BSE. Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) made a weak debut on the bourses on Monday. Wind and solar energy generators are dependent on local conditions and this augurs well for Indian Energy Exchange Limited.

by | October 24, 2017 | 11:09

A Singaporean court filing alleges that some $US1 billion that was to be invested by 1MDB as part of a joint venture with PetroSaudi International Ltd, was instead diverted to a bank account that was beneficially owned Low. Low, whose whereabouts are not known, has not been charged with any crime, but U.S. authorities have said they are moving forward with a criminal investigation into stolen 1MDB funds .

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:47

A total of 17 aircraft will practice the hard landing today which will include two C-130 Hercules, Jaguar, Mirage 2000 and Sukhoi 30MKI fighter jets. "Hence, keeping in view the convenience of the expressway users, it is proposed to stop the use of expressway for general public from 10 AM on October 23 to 2 PM on October 24".

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:27

Suntrust Robinson maintained the shares of CLVS in report on Friday, September 23 with "Buy" rating . The stock of Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:CLVS) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 18 by Leerink Swann. Clovis Oncology , Inc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing anti-cancer agents in the United States, Europe and other global markets.

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:37

If you've already seen the new version of IT, you'll be aware that the new Pennywise the Clown , played by Bill Skarsgard, is pretty damned terrifying. After several hours, McLaren posted his sister's response on his Instagram account . "On the other... I totally want to use these", his sister wrote.

by | October 24, 2017 | 10:04

The report, entitled The Kids are OK: It is Discrimination Not Same-Sex Parents that Harms Children, analysed several worldwide studies on how well-adjusted children raised by same-sex parents are. Prof Oberklaid argued that there is evidence for improved wellbeing among LGBT youth in countries that have legalised same-sex marriage . In the United States, a recent research found that legalising same-sex marriage has a positive effect on the mental health of LGBTI young people, The Age notes.

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:21

Some could experience freezing temperatures, so bundle up if you're stepping outside! Today: Mix of sun and clouds. This front has very little moisture to work with so, no precipitation will occur with this weather system. Winds turn back to the west/ southwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday: Sunny and breezy. Winds will be from the north at about 15 miles per hour.

by | October 24, 2017 | 09:29

The concept places a heavy emphasis on the party's role in governing every aspect of the country from the economy to what people are writing on social media. China's Communist Party is unveiling this morning (Oct 24) members of its Central Committee, from which its new top leadership will drawn. At least 8 percent of nominees for candidates for members and alternate members of the 19th Central Committee of the CPC and candidates for members of the CCDI have been voted off in preliminary ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 08:08

Of Kelly's neighborhood, he said , "It was a neighborhood in which calling someone who looked like Frederica Wilson an empty barrel was the kindest thing that would have been said about her". She also said it was "a real sad moment" that the nation was focused on the president's phone call instead of the soldier's sacrifice. And I was surprised that he interjected himself in this discussion, and then, basically, said some very inaccurate and untrue statements about probably one of the ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 06:59

There was a shooting in the area of the Clear Lake Oaks Post Office, located at 13280 E Highway 20, sheriff's officials said. He was arrested about 30 minutes after the first shooting report. Investigators believe he started a fire in vegetation as he tried to flee, Martin said. Martin identified the shooter as 61-year-old Alan Ashmore of Clearlake Oaks.

by | October 24, 2017 | 06:46

The search is taking place following a number of armed incidents in the area this morning. A number of cars, possibly as many as three, were hijacked. A garda spokesman has thanked the public for their assistance. He then hijacked another auto at the scene of the crash, but later abandoned it and broke into a house in the Watergate estate.

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:51

When the RSI line moves up, the stock may be experiencing strength. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Friday, July 21st. FBR & Co reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $16.50 price objective on shares of Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th.

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:29

The charges stem from the October 18 incident that killed 32-year-old Kenneth White of Mt. Morris. The teens also are charged with conspiracy to commit murder and malicious destruction of property. The suspects are expected to be arraigned Tuesday, Oct. 24 in Genesee District Court. Police said the group threw a tire and about 20 rocks, one weighing 20 pounds, off two overpasses that night, damaging several vehicles.

by | October 24, 2017 | 06:51

Al-Omar field produces 30,000 oil barrels per day and contains a gas factory and electricity-generating station. ISIS captured Al-Omar in 2014, when the group swept across large areas in Syria and neighboring Iraq. Assad has vowed to eventually bring all of Syria back under government control. Syrian officials and activists say the bodies of at least 67 civilians, many summarily killed by the Islamic State group, have been discovered in a central town in Syria that government forces retook ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:19

At the time, Tedros praised Zimbabwe as "a country that places universal health coverage and health promotion at the center of its policies to provide healthcare to all". Dr Tedros, who is Ethiopian, is the first African to lead the WHO. Foreign Affairs Minister Walter Mzembi said the decision will not affect Mugabe, who will continue to work to raise awareness on NCDs.

by | October 24, 2017 | 06:37

Tillerson visited Iraq a day after a rare joint meeting with Abadi and Saudi Arabia's King Salman in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. The top USA diplomat met with Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi to discuss Baghdad's battle against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group and Iraqi forces' efforts to take over areas that have been under control of Kurdish Peshmerga fighters.

by | October 24, 2017 | 07:25

Many feel that divers have one of the best jobs in the world, interacting with the elusive marine animals, however, what one such diver faced in the deep waters of Australia will clue you in to how risky it can be. "The red cliffs of Francois Peron National Park were very low on the horizon and I knew it was going to be a long swim". John Craig had been spear-fishing when he resurfaced from a dive and realised he could not see the boat - was forced to swim 4.5miles to safety.

by | October 24, 2017 | 05:57

Even if North Korea wants to conduct another nuclear test, it may be facing a big hurdle to preparations at its testing site amid signs of topographic damage from the previous experiment, an informed South Korean defense source said Monday.

by | October 24, 2017 | 03:42

Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy bought 1,030 shares as the company's stock declined 3.49% while stock markets rallied. The Healthcor Management Lp holds 1.93 million shares with $250.00 million value, up from 1.40 million last quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2017 Q2. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 3.9, current ratio was 4.1, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 1.63 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 1.69, while Payout ratio is 0.

by | October 24, 2017 | 04:40

After the notification, Bhushan said that he will challenge the decision in court for it ran contrary to the Supreme Court Judgement in the Vineet Narain case. Along with Rakesh Asthana, Former UP DGP Javeed Ahmed was also promoted to special DG rank. Both were serving in the CRPF as Additional DG before the promotion.

by | October 24, 2017 | 04:49

According to a White House press release, Trump's appearance at the weeklong event - held in October in honor of National Bullying Prevention Month - included speaking to students and sitting with them as they ate lunch. "I encourage you to find a new friend", the first lady told the children. "Mrs. Trump is independent and acts independently from her husband", Grisham said during an interview with CNN .

by | October 24, 2017 | 03:10

But they came under fire while returning to base andfour Americans and four Nigeriens were killed . Approximately one hour after taking fire, the team requested support. Dunford said the USA soldiers did not call for armed air support until about an hour after the clash started. When he received the call about Johnson, Dunford said he made a "20-second" call to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and got immediate approval to bring the "full weight of the USA government to bear" in order to locate ...