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Dallas rookies get Giants again 12 games after only loss Dallas rookies get Giants again 12 games after only loss
- December 09, 2016

For only the second time in franchise history, the Cowboys used a Top 5 draft pick on a running back when they selected Ezekiel Elliott. Following up on his pledge to not rest the starting line-up that has led the Cowboys to a record-setting season, Jones says that he wouldn't even considering bringing Romo back in to play. (more...)
My party doesn't fear early polls: Outgoing Italian PM
- December 09, 2016

His departure was set in motion when it became clear that almost 60% of Italians had voted to reject the sweeping changes to Italy's constitution and parliamentary system that were backed by the outgoing prime minister. In a speech to a meeting of the Democratic Party leadership just before he resigned on Wednesday, Mr Renzi took responsibility for his political debacle. (more...)
Rahul Gandhi is over estimating his debating skills: Smriti Irani
- December 09, 2016

He alleged that Modi was "laughing" and "having a nice time " while the people of the country are suffering due to demonetisation. "We want him to hear us out, intervene and allow us to ask for clarifications on his response", said CPM member Sitaram Yechury. (more...)
'Jackie' role challenges Natalie Portman like never before 'Jackie' role challenges Natalie Portman like never before
- December 09, 2016

The ever-composed " Jackie Kennedy was a woman of her times, but since composure doesn't win you Oscar nominations, Natalie Portman opts to play the part with a sort of emotional incontinence". " Jackie " co-stars Peter Skarsgaard, Greta Gerwig and Billy Crudup . Hurt puts in an extended cameo as a priest to whom the first lady turns after her husband's assassination. (more...)
Ohio House committee approves 20-week abortion ban Ohio House committee approves 20-week abortion ban
- December 09, 2016

Gov. John Kasich, an abortion opponent, has previously voiced concerns about whether such a move would be constitutional. OH lawmakers passed a second piece of legislation in two days on Thursday restricting abortion access in the state by banning the procedure after 20 weeks of gestation. (more...)
'Rookie' Trump must fall into line: China media 'Rookie' Trump must fall into line: China media
- December 09, 2016

Trump advisers are right in considering whether it is time to reevaluate US -relations with Taiwan and the AIT. Tweaking the country's nose over Taiwan might set the tone for how Trump's administration will deal with China . When Trump and Tsai held a phone call to congratulate each other, they started an avalanche of criticism. The Chinese foreign ministry criticized the transit stop Wednesday. (more...)
Presidential recount nears end in west-central Wisconsin
- December 09, 2016

However, Clinton soundly defeated Trump in Chester County, 141,694 to Trump's 116,147. However, the Republican Party apparently convinced Goldsmith that the recount would have cost taxpayers too much money - five million dollars by one count - if he had ruled otherwise. (more...)
Linda McMahon Officially Set To Join Donald Trump's Administration Linda McMahon Officially Set To Join Donald Trump's Administration
- December 09, 2016

In 1980, she co-founded WWE with her husband, Vince McMahon. McMahon, the former CEO of the World Wrestling Entertainment and wife of promoter Vince McMahon , ran unsuccessfully for the US Senate from CT in 2010 and 2012. Despite Trump's emphasis on McMahon's business acumen, the real reasons for the pick are likely more Trumpian than that. Small Business Majority CEO John Arensmeyer stressed the importance of government loans and hoped she'd be a strong advocate. (more...)
A 1969 tour of Pearl Harbor
- December 09, 2016

Pearl Harbor, a naval base in Hawaii , had just been attacked by the Japanese, hastening the U.S. entrance into World War II. Hoover tells us that he was 16 when Pearl Harbor occurred and that day specifically, inspired him to serve for this country at the age of 18. (more...)
Scarborough: Picking Giuliani for Secretary of State Would be 'Disastrous' for Trump Scarborough: Picking Giuliani for Secretary of State Would be 'Disastrous' for Trump
- December 09, 2016

The other three are former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani , Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker and former CIA Director David Petraeus. Vice President-elect Mike Pence said Sunday that the list of people being considered "might grow a little bit", as reports emerged that Jon Huntsman, a former Republican governor of Utah and USA ambassador to China in the Obama administration, may be an additional candidate. (more...)
Newt Gingrich stuns Twitter with 'shameful' Pearl Harbor Day tweet
- December 08, 2016

While the US and Japan have been great friends for decades - which tells you a lot about this country - it's vital to remember Pearl Harbor and the unjustifiable provocation to war it represents. 75 years ago, the Imperial Japanese Air Force bombed the US Naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. "And, he said, "Oh my God, we're at war". But media recenltyu said that back in September 1951 then-Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida stopped by Pearl Harbor en route from San Francisco. (more...)
Conflict Rules Hardly the Same for President, Others Conflict Rules Hardly the Same for President, Others
- December 08, 2016

As the New York Times reported , "The Office of Government Ethics has informed lawyers for President-elect Donald J. Trump that only a divestiture of his financial stake in his sprawling real estate business will resolve ethical concerns about conflicts of interest as he assumes the office of the presidency". (more...)
Credit Suisse CEO says has good reason to believe conditions improving Credit Suisse CEO says has good reason to believe conditions improving
- December 08, 2016

The bank said it now aims to make 4.2 billion Swiss francs (3.8 billion euros, $4.2 billion) in savings by the end of 2018, up from it previous target of 3.8 billion. Credit Suisse Group AG got Upgrade on 14-Nov-16 where investment firm BofA/Merrill Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Buy. The lower profit outlook in global wealth management, led by Iqbal Khan, reflects lower performance fees in asset management, the bank said. (more...)
Oil falls on doubts output cut will end global glut
- December 08, 2016

A DECISION by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to rationalise member production has sent crude oil prices up and is likely to have spin-off benefits for Australian canola producers. On Nov. 2, we issued buy recommendations on oil and oil stocks in advance of what we anticipated to be a blockbuster OPEC deal that would spur oil prices from bearish to bullish. (more...)
Celebrating World AIDS Day
- December 08, 2016

It is estimated 1-in-6 people who are carrying the disease don't even know they have it. Advancements in treatment help people with HIV/AIDS live longer lives. The Macon-Bibb Health Department says they're stepping up to make sure people can get tested. The federal government spends roughly $76 million each year on such research. (more...)
Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary
- December 08, 2016

Ben Carson to become Donald Trump's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. "I feel that I can make a significant contribution particularly by strengthening communities that are most in need", Dr. Carson on his nomination as HUD secretary. The US Senate will have to decide if Trump's nominees have the qualities and qualifications needed to successfully manage the affairs of the nation. (more...)
Carrier deal will lead to automation, fewer jobs: United Technologies CEO
- December 08, 2016

Combined during the next four years, General Motors and Ford plan to invest $9.1 billion in Mexican auto plants, hiring 30,000 workers. " He said , "We're gonna do a lot of things in this country that's gonna make it a lot more conducive to manufacturing". (more...)
Could flickering light treat Alzheimer's?
- December 08, 2016

Could the answer to fighting Alzheimer's disease be as simple as a flickering light? In the region of the brain that processes sight, at least, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology showed they could induce cells to fire in synchronous gamma oscillation without so much as a needle stick: When they set mice in a box illuminated by LED lights flickering precisely at 40 Hz, the neurons of each animal's visual cortex began humming along at the same frequency. (more...)
Kanye West Remains In Hospital Over Thanksgiving Kanye West Remains In Hospital Over Thanksgiving
- December 08, 2016

Kanye West Kim Kardashian divorce rumors are spreading after there were reports of her attending a family dinner instead of staying with him. Another reason for the "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star to return from her break from the spotlight is her father, the late Robert Kardashian, who will be given an honor in the event. (more...)
Kanye will remain in hospital for 'several more days' Kanye will remain in hospital for 'several more days'
- December 08, 2016

Before the event, Kris spoke with ET about her daughter and son-in-law , telling ET that Kim is taking her emotional recovery " one step at a time ". People were working on convincing her to come last week. While Dream isn't even two weeks old yet, Kris - who thinks the tot's name is "pretty" - insists the youngster is "great" and not causing her parents many problems. (more...)