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by | January 07, 2018 | 02:49

Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc sold 2,000 shares as Mcdonalds Corp ( MCD)'s stock rose 15.92%. The institutional investor held 1,979 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $310,000, down from 10,090 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:06

The Home Ministry probe has revealed that the deceased driver had informed the school management about the technical fault in the bus but the administration did not pay any heed to it. "Another student is in a critical condition and on life support". The collision was so intense that the front of the bus became completely damaged.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:34

However, the Congress president could be in for trouble in the Lok Sabha after a Rajya Sabha MP filed a breach of privilege notice against him for allegedly insulting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in a tweet. The following day, BJP gave a notice in the Rajya Sabha said Gandhi has imputed motives to the "intent, character and conduct" of Jaitley in the tweet.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:19

She also said her husband would regularly go to the shooting range, browse jihadi websites, and watch beheading videos while fuming about how the USA treated Muslims in the Middle East. The couple, with their young son in the vehicle, drove around Pulse a week before the shooting. "How upset are people going to be when it gets attacked?" The hearing was closed to the public.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:04

In Tripura, the BJP has emerged as the main challenger to the ruling CPM, while in Meghalaya it is in contest with the Congress. "Modi has given topmost priority to development of the Northeast for which the funds were increased but it is shocking that nothing has happened in Meghalaya", he alleged.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:27

As well as concerns that his often rash and bombastic statements could cause diplomatic nightmares nationally and internationally, there have also been suggestions that his particularly aggressive tone and threats violate Twitter's policies .

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:45

Elm Ridge Management Llc decreased Micron Technology Inc (MU) stake by 34.67% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Micron Technology ( NASDAQ MU ) opened at $45.80 on Wednesday. (NASDAQ:MU) rating on Wednesday, December 20. The stock of Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, November 24.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:03

An emergency warning has been issued for the Sherwood, Brimbago, Lowan Vale, McCallum and Senior areas near the South Australian-Victorian border. "If you are in this area you are in danger", a statement said. Australia experienced one of its worst bushfire disasters on and around Saturday, Feb 7, 2009, when a series of the blazes raging across Victoria resulted in more than 170 people dead and over 400 others injured.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:01

Marco Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Realty Income Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $15.52B market cap company. Principal Group Inc Inc, a Iowa-based fund reported 4,784 shares. (NASDAQ:MTSI). Raymond James Associates stated it has 0.01% in MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:23

Landmark Financial Advisors LLC raised its holdings in Johnson & Johnson by 0.4% during the second quarter. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) lost -0.01 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $140.55. Therefore 79% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 84 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, January 2 by JP Morgan.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:53

There were no reports of damage or casualties. Earlier in November, a magnitude 7.3 natural disaster struck western Iran, killing more than 600 and injuring more than 9,000. Iran has several major seismic faults within its territory and often experiences quakes. A magnitude 6.6 natural disaster flattened the historic city of Bam in south Iran and killed 26,000 people in 2003.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:48

It was hard enough playing the country's top team on its home floor barely 48 hours after earning an emotional win over Penn State at home. Through the first 15 minutes of action, the Maryland Terrapins looked like they had a legitimate chance to topple a No.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:19

In fact, according to the latest data available from the Curiosity rover on Mars, Mount Washington feels colder than the surface of our celestial neighbor, which was measured at -78 degrees. The bitter conditions gripping the northeast have attracted national and global audiences. The temperature atop New Hampshire's Mount Washington plummeted early Saturday to an astonishing minus 36 degrees Fahrenheit, making it one of the coldest places on the planet.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:45

A government document dated December 20 2017 that has been circulating among advisers and lawyers familiar with the IPO preparations said a law specific to Saudi Aramco , which was made 30 years ago and defines its legal status, would be scrapped from January 1, 2018 to bring it in line with other corporations, said the report.

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:01

In total, 2,935,086 tickets won prizes Friday night at all levels, plus the jackpot victor. The winning numbers were 28, 30, 39, 59, 70, with the Mega Ball, 10. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are one in 302.5 million. The identity of the victor was not immediately available. One Oklahoma and one Texas winning ticket included the optional Megaplier, so those two tickets are worth $3 million because the 3X Megaplier was drawn.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:10

Deploring the "double standard" of justice, former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said the court set a different standard of justice for Imran Khan in a disqualification case. She said the PML-N government was working hard to provide relief to people. She further stated, "Mian Nawaz Sharif worked at a stretch to eliminate 20-hour long power cuts despite sit-ins and lock downs".

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:02

Apparently, an iguana's response to cold weather is to just totally shut down: to become frozen, lifeless, even sapped of their usual neon-green color. While residents may be inclined to touch the stiffened critters, they shouldn't, Kristen Sommers, who works for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, told the Associated Press .

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:11

King Abdullah II of Jordan on Saturday called for intensified Arab efforts to support the Palestinians following a decision by US President Donald Trump recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. He also reiterated that Jordan, based on its Hashemite custodianship of Muslim and Christian sites in the city, will exert all efforts to shoulder its religious and historical responsibilities in safeguarding these holy sites in Jerusalem.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:50

There's a 13-day gap between the two calendars, meaning Christmas Day falls on what we now know as January 7. Theophilos will lead the Midnight Mass at the Church of Nativity, which will be attended by President Mahmoud Abbas. "We're taking a stand to say the patriarch must stop the selling of the land". Palestinian Christians on Saturday (Jan 6) pummelled the vehicle of the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem during a visit to the occupied West Bank in protest against the church's ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:19

Flames broke out around 9 a.m. on Saturday and quickly grew to a two-alarm fire. "We are without words". "Our hearts are breaking", Thiel said in a statement. Two firefighters were injured and taken to the hospital where they were treated and released. Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel announced the death of Fire Lieutenant Matthew LeTourneau during a press conference Saturday.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:34

The massacre is one of the deadliest mass shooting events in us history. Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino staff interacted with Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock more than 10 times in the days leading up to the October 1 massacre that claimed 58 lives .

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:47

Charges against Mzembi relate to his time as tourism minister while Undenge is accused of criminal abuse of office. They are among a number of former ministers and top officials in Zimbabwe arrested or questioned over corruption allegations since the military helped President Emmerson Mnangagwa take over from longtime leader Mugabe in November.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:48

He vowed to attend mass at Egypt's new cathedral and also to send his kids there during the Christmas feast. "It really is excellent..." "I love him because he saved us from the (Muslim) Brotherhood", said Hedy Elwahsh, an Evangelical Christian who attended the mass.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:42

The official said security forced fired tear gas and arrested several people. Police also said that 12 people were arrested on charges of attacking police forces and attempting to set fire to a government facility. Anger over widespread police brutality contributed to the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. Egypt's interior ministry has said it does not condone torture but that there had been "individual" cases of abuses.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:17

As many as 84 people were rescued in what is believed to be the first shipwreck with asylum seekers in 2018. Rubber dinghy sunk north of Tripoli. Almost 34,000 migrants have drowned or gone missing in the waters since 2000, according to figures from the International Organization for Migration.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:10

His name can not be confirmed yet. The state-run MENA news agency, citing Egypt's health minister, said all those wounded have been treated expect for three who have undergone operations. The deadliest was in 2013 when at least 19 foreign tourists were killed when theirs caught fire. Hot air balloon companies operate daily flights throughout the year in Luxor.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:14

Meanwhile, Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, in a Friday sermon, said that the nation should reject the U.S. aid with dignity and self-esteem. The Interior Ministry on Saturday released a list of all the blacklisted outfits, including Hafiz Saeed's Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) and its subsidiary Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation (FIF).

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:24

Three other Democrats on the 11-member commission expressed similar concerns, but only Dunlap filed suit. The email's subject line was "Dissolution of the Commission". The White House maintains there is substantial evidence of voter fraud, although past studies have found it to be exceptionally rare. Kobach told the Topeka Capital-Journal last week that although the commission's work had been delayed because of the lawsuits, it would meet in January.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:22

Given the full-court push Marvel's giving the sure-to-be-excellent Black Panther , odds are that you'll be hearing this song all over TV and the radio in a matter of days, so get comfortable! " All the Stars " is a Kendrick Lamar song which features SZA on the hook and it's a ideal lead single for the Black Panther soundtrack .

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:19

Speaking to Samaa, he claimed that he had the support of more than 40 lawmakers in Balochistan Assembly. Quetta - The already battered PML-N led government in Balochistan suffered another blow as Labour Minister Miss Rahat Jamali and Adviser to CM on Excise and Taxation Mir Abdul Majid Abro resigned on Friday.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:57

Interior Minister Arye Deri said earlier this week that Israel is "embarking on a big operation of infiltrating the infiltrators into a third country ", referring to Rwanda and Uganda. "We don't know why it keeps coming up", he said Friday. The government received almost 18,000 applications for asylum status from various foreigners in 2017 - only 2,550 of which came from Eritreans or Sudanese - but rejected or refused to review almost all of them.

by | January 06, 2018 | 23:09

In response to Trump's tweet, Hanan Ashrawi, a senior Palestinian official, issued a statement saying: "Palestinian rights are not for sale". Palestinians have said that these tweets prove how the USA can not be a neutral party in any form of peace talks.

by | January 06, 2018 | 23:06

According to USGS, it is "very likely that the Hayward Fault will rupture and produce a significant quake within the next 30 years". "It's possible", he said of a bigger natural disaster occuring."[But] the chances of this quake foreshadowing a larger event, goes down quicker over time.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:52

Young became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the USA space programme. He was on the first Gemini mission and he commanded the first shuttle flight. He showed us the space shuttle trainer in Building 9, were astronauts learn how to fly the orbiter. Young's impressive career at NASA began in 1962 when he was selected from among hundreds of young pilots to join NASA's second astronaut class, known as the "New Nine".

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:31

While health economists said the NHS was still in the early stages of winter with pressures from seasonal flu and norovirus yet to peak. HPS statistics show that about 46 Scots in every 100,000 were suffering from the virus during the last week in December against 22 for the same week in 2016.