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by | October 25, 2017 | 07:10

The first-term Arizona lawmaker spelled out his frustration and disappointment in a Senate floor speech before relaying the news that he would not be on the ballot in 2018. The test will be whether Republican primary voters pick candidates in the Trumpist mould to replace senators like Mr Corker and Mr Flake. The president was at the lunch to rally Senate Republicans behind the tax reform plan and corral support for the rest of his stalled legislative agenda, including the repeal of ...

by | October 25, 2017 | 07:34

The news comes after US-backed forces retook Raqqa from ISIS militants . Holmes' friends and family learned of his death on Monday evening, the BBC said. Holmes on his phone in Raqqa in August. He said he joined the fight because he didn't want to be "sat here fixing people's computers or painting people's walls" while ISIS, or Daesh, committed atrocities.

by | October 25, 2017 | 05:23

The mother of two people killed on Dreamworld's Thunder River Rapids last October has penned an open letter on her loss, saying "it has been hard to face this tragedy and getting out of bed can be a major achievement". Cindy Low was one of four killed on the Gold Coast when an amusement ride malfunctioned. "The baby of course will have no memory of her lovely mum, but we will forever tell her how much she was loved if only for a brief time".

by | October 25, 2017 | 05:14

Jennifer Higgins, associate director for refugees at the US Citizenship and Immigration Services agency, said applicants will face "enhanced" vetting as a result of the review. Trump last month capped refugee admissions at 45,000 for the year that started October 1, a significant cut from the 110,000 limit put in place a year earlier by President Barack Obama.

by | October 25, 2017 | 05:08

Camila goes from watching the action play out in a movie theater to scorching a stage in Havana joined by a crooning Young Thug . The song will be on the Miami native's upcoming solo debut, The Hurting. "So happy she left Fifth Harmony ". " Havana " has gained a ton of momentum, recently crossing the 200 million mark on Spotify , and with a new music video to promote the record, don't expect its climb to stop anytime soon.

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:52

FILE - In this December 1, 2016, file photo, Illinois Rep. Greg Harris, D-Chicago, speaks to reporters at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill . Rauner gave a strong statement, saying "We have a choice". Republican State Rep Jeanne Ives of Wheaton, is now exploring the possibility of challenging Rauner on the republican ticket - while power democrats like entrepreneur, philanthropist, and billionaire, J.B.

by | October 25, 2017 | 05:34

In the Western Cape there's been a 3.5% decrease in crime, but violent crimes like murder, sexual assault, and robbery with aggravating circumstances remain on the increase. The police minister is determined to make sure that every South African feels safe by 2030 and has promised citizens that they will "have no fear of crime [and] are properly served by the police and courts".

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:52

The National Park Service is asking for public comments on increases to fees at "highly-visited national parks" during peak tourist season. It may cost more than twice as much to go to some national parks, if a proposed fee increase goes through.

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:05

There is some news of interest for people of Punjab who are keeping a pet or planning to have one. The branding code will be put into the animal, which will make it easier for people and the authorities to identify them from a large data basis, a notice released from the government has stated.

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:32

Nancy Lanza was murdered by her son before he went on his rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School. But another document says an unidentified woman told the Federal Bureau of Investigation that Lanza said adult-child sexual relationships could be "possibly beneficial to both parties".

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:49

Mr O'Mara was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a baby, at which point his parents were told he may be in a wheelchair all his life. "I think that's courageous of him to do that". He had invited the pop group to have sex with him in an online mock advice column post written at the height of their fame. Earlier this afternoon, Mr O'Mara posted an apology on his Twitter page, after facing criticism for other comments he made in 2002 on another online music forum, outcome of Sound, in which he ...

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:19

Police officers scrambled to the scene in Lanarkshire around 11am this morning. A man with a crossbow was arrested after sparking a major incident today as armed cops rushed to a house which later caught fire. "Two nearby primary schools were also on lockdown". A police spokeswoman said paramedics had checked over a woman who was also in the house, but that no injuries had yet been reported.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:27

Administration officials would not identify the 11 countries, but they say refugee cases from those nations will be judged on a case-by-case basis. Trump has signed an executive order directing relevant government agencies to resume refugee processing.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:15

Analysts expect CARBO Ceramics Inc. The stock's market capitalization is $278.44 million. The Firm operates through three divisions: Packaging, Paper, and Corporate and Other. (NYSE:CRR) on Friday, December 16 to "Neutral" rating. Ajo Lp decreased Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) stake by 635,598 shares to 5.33M valued at $705.13 million in 2017Q2.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:31

The culture committee's chairman Damian Collins has told The Sun Facebook will already know whether the fears over election meddling here are true. Collins, who chairs the UK House of Commons digital committee, specifically requested details relating to any advertisements and pages paid for, or set up, by Russian-linked accounts.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:18

Iran today handed down a death sentence against a man accused of spying for Israel's intelligence agency, Mossad. The Iranian regime claims that at least four scientists have been assassinated between 2010 and 2012 with the aim of sabotaging Tehran's nuclear program.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:27

Legal counsel for Fusion GPS argued late Monday that a subpoena issued by the House Intelligence Committee seeking two years of the opposition research firm's bank records was overly broad and would destroy the company, reported Business Insider .

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:47

Sex offenders usually do not commit their crimes impulsively. A recent audit discovered the state's Sex Offender Registry Board was missing information for hundreds of sex offenders. CBS Los Angeles reported that the Simi Valley City Council voted to overturn a law that prevented registered sex offenders from answering their doors for trick-or-treaters, decorating the outside of their homes or having outdoor lighting on from 5 p.m.to midnight on Halloween.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:56

By Monday afternoon the storm had been downgraded to a tropical depression and it was in the Pacific, east of the northernmost main island of Hokkaido, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. Around 350 flights were canceled and train services disrupted over a wide area of Japan, although most commuter trains were running smoothly in Tokyo .

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:53

Police in Tampa, Florida said Tuesday that they are investigating a series of unsolved killings after three unrelated people were shot dead in similar circumstances. In each of the shootings, the victim was alone and was not robbed, police said. "These murder happened when no one was out and around. I know people are probably anxious that they are going to be next", Kenny Hoffa said in an interview with ABC affiliate WFTS-TV on Monday.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:54

Pundits said Sobchak's involvement in the race could help draw young voters to the polls without really challenging Putin's lead. Sobchak, who is the daughter of Putin's late mentor, former Saint Petersburg mayor Anatoly Sobchak, is seeking to promote herself as the choice for Russians who are "against all" candidates.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:03

Officers confronted Davis after he was a safe distance from the business, police said. Police surrounded the store, and a security video shared by the department on Facebook shows the suspect exit the store with a cart full of merchandise about an hour after the robbery began.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:38

The stock increased 0.02% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $119.7. United Parcel Service, Inc. has a 52-week low of 102.12 and a 52-week high of 120.80. Wetherby Asset Management accumulated 13,140 shares. The financial condition of the company with an ROA of 9.10% indicates how profitable (NYSE:UPS) is relative to its total assets.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:57

Devi made her public debut on All India Radio Allahabad in 1949. Later, she moved to Banaras when she was two years old. Girija Deviwas honoured with Padma Shri in 1972, Padma Bhushan in 1989 and Padma Vibhushan previous year. I pray to almighty that her soul rests in peace and that her music lives on timelessly and eternally! She won the Padma Shri, the Padma Bhushan and the Padma Vibhushan.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:47

It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. The stock of Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) hit a new 52-week low and has $17.15 target or 6.00% below today's $18.24 share price. Its up 0.23, from 1.11 in 2017Q1. The shares were purchased at an average price of $20.24 per share, for a total transaction of $99,236.72. 40 funds opened positions while 86 raised stakes.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:52

Equity analysts at Morgan Stanley now has a $124 PT on Travelers Companies (NYSE: TRV ). A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on TRV shares. If you are reading this news story on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global copyright & trademark laws. The stock was trading at a distance of -0.22% from its 52-week highs and stands 29.71% away from its 52-week lows.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:12

A middle school football team in Virginia has forfeited the remainder of its season after players made a racially insensitive video. "You should be able to send your kids to school and feel they are being protected and safe", one parent complained to KSLA .

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:14

Adding to this, Jaitley said that government has decided on the steps needed to sustain the growth momentum. "Of this, 12 cases, which have been referred to the NCLT (National Company Law Tribunal) account for Rs 1.75 lakh crore, or 25 per cent of all NPAs", he added.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:19

Macquarie reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $107.00 price target on shares of Crown Castle International Corporation in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. Efg Asset Mngmt (Americas) Corporation has 4,502 shares. The target implies a -11.87% decrease from where the shares are now trading. Young James D sold $2.40M worth of stock.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:11

The development will ensure that the forward outposts are not left unattended during extreme snow and cold; which usually allowed Chinese troops to transgress into disputed territory. He asked the Indo-Tibetan Border Police troops to ensure and build good relations with border dwellers as they are strategic assets of the country and important stakeholders in keeping the borders safe.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:08

It seems that JPMorgan Chase & Co. State Street Corp now owns 170,534,760 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $14,979,775,000 after purchasing an additional 1,357,194 shares during the period. Moreover, Jacobus Wealth has 4.79% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM ). Bell Retail Bank has 5,968 shares. Since an alpha above 1 hints at more gains, investors can predict some further rally scope.

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:55

The initial ransom is 0.05 Bitcoin ($300), but the virus features a timer and promises to raise the price if the ransom is not paid in time. "This ransomware infects devices through a number of hacked Russian media websites", Kaspersky said about Tuesday's attack.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:16

The company's stock had a trading volume of 9,068,815 shares. Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) has risen 44.63% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. As per Thursday, November 10, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. Jefferies maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, June 13 with "Sell" rating.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:27

La David Johnson , who died in Niger, she was speaking out as a congresswoman but also as a longtime friend of Johnson's family. Three of the men that survived the fight were there, and gave a rendition of how courageous those men were and how they gave their lives.

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:26

But critics, mainly Democrats, argue that the plan would benefit the wealthy by giving them large tax cuts. And while the budget must now be agreed to by the House of Representatives as well, The Post notes that Senate leaders have taken steps to perhaps speed up that process: "The Senate approved an amendment Thursday night that paved the way for the House to adopt its version of the budget".