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China Drops The Hammer On North Korea
- February 20, 2017

BEIJING-China's suspension of coal imports from North Korea gives Beijing more leverage to press the USA for fresh diplomatic efforts in curbing Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions. China has objected mightily to the U.S. plan to install, inside South Korea, a THAAD anti-missile battery capable theoretically of shooting down an enemy missile 150km above the Earth's surface. (more...)
Iraqi Troops Push into IS-held Southern Outskirts of Mosul
- February 20, 2017

US -backed Iraqi forces fought Islamic State fighters on Monday to clear the way to Mosul's airport, on the second day of a ground offensive on the jihadists' remaining stronghold in the western side of the city. In west of Mosul, the army's 9th armored Division recaptured six more villages as they advanced to Attshana Hills, some 10 km west of Mosul, after sporadic clashes with IS militants, the statement said. (more...)
Forget grandkids, this 64 year old has just given birth to twins Forget grandkids, this 64 year old has just given birth to twins
- February 20, 2017

Recoletas Hospital medical director Enrique Martin confirmed to the Associated Press on Wednesday that the hospital was discussing with the regional government's social services the woman's ability and resources to take care of the newborns. (more...)
RBS Abandons Sale of Williams & Glyn Retail Bank
- February 20, 2017

It had already sunk into the red by £2.5bn for the first nine months of 2016 and the provision will see full-year losses widen substantially, adding to the losses of more than £50bn notched up over the past eight years. As of 08:14 GMT, RBS' share price had gained 6.06 percent to 257.10p, outperforming the broader London market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index now 0.18 percent better off at 7,313.05 points. (more...)
Malayalam actress Bhavana kidnapped and molested, 1 arrested
- February 20, 2017

As per reports, the incident took place around 10:30 pm when the accused obstructed Bhavana's auto and abducted her. The victim has also alleged that she was molested in the running auto and was also threatened with dire consequences by the accused. (more...)
Jolly LLB 2 10th Day Collection: Second Sunday Total Box Office Collection Jolly LLB 2 10th Day Collection: Second Sunday Total Box Office Collection
- February 20, 2017

However, with a surprising collection of the first week upto 50 crores, Jolly LLB 2 begins to slow down in terms of the collection during last 2 days. 6.35 Crores in India. Directed by Shubash Kapoor, the film released on February 10. The movie is expected to collect around Rs 25 Crores gross collections in overseas. (more...)
Adolf Hitler's wartime telephone to be auctioned Adolf Hitler's wartime telephone to be auctioned
- February 20, 2017

Kornfeld said: "It was awarded in a telephone bid, it's a good price, we're happy". The Nazi leader allegedly used the red-painted Siemens phone, which is engraved with a swastika and his name, in the war for the last two years of his life. (more...)
DHS immigration, border guidance seeks to tighten asylum, unaccompanied minor policies
- February 19, 2017

The new directives go beyond those under President Barack Obama, which focused deportations exclusively on hardened criminals and those with terrorist ties, the Post reported. legally. The guidance, obtained by CNN, does not change anything in the executive orders on border security and interior enforcement that Trump signed during his first week in office. (more...)
Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc
- February 19, 2017

Today, Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) stock was downgraded by Piper Jaffray Companies from Overweight to Neutral with a price target of $10.50. The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 1 Buy, 2 Strong Buy, 0 Sell, 0 Hold and 0. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. (more...)
Face Transplant Exceeds Guy's Expectations Ten Years After Tragedy Face Transplant Exceeds Guy's Expectations Ten Years After Tragedy
- February 19, 2017

Several days before Christmas, in 2006, overcome by negative emotions, the man grabbed a firearm from his closet, went outside, placed the gun under his chin, and pulled the trigger. But Sandness patiently waited for about four years before being informed that he would be on the waiting list for a face transplant, and he was willing to deal with the risks therein. (more...)
Klopp: English club's have toughest competition for Champions League qualification
- February 19, 2017

There's a good base". 'We already have a good squad and a few more good players will make it even better. Klopp's men have won 14 of their 25 Premier League games this term, and now that they are out of both cup competitions, they can focus exclusively on trying to finish in the top four, and thus returning to the Champions League after a two-year absence. (more...)
Alaska Air Group Inc (NYSE:ALK) Stock Technicals Hit Strength
- February 19, 2017

Bessemer Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Alaska Air Group by 10.2% in the fourth quarter. Aviance Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Alaska Air Group by 5.2% in the third quarter. Alaska Air Group's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 16.79%. ALK has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. The share price of Alaska Air Group, Inc . (more...)
Analyst Recommendation about this Stock: Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD)
- February 19, 2017

The share price of the stock surged 30.34% for the year. (NYSE: BKD ) inclined 0.98% to $15.38. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 18.86%. Expect decreased revenue in the current quarter as well. The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell. As per the consensus estimate, the company's year-on-year revenue growth is expected to be at -3.97% during the period. (more...)
Former Wallaby Dan Vickerman dead
- February 19, 2017

He moved to Australia from his native South Africa in 2001, joining the Brumbies, and he went on to spend five seasons with the Waratahs. "He was an enforcer on the field and a much-loved character off the field." The giant lock played 63 Tests for the Wallabies in an worldwide Rugby career spanning a decade from 2002-2011. (more...)
PSG defeat would have been worse - Luis Enrique
- February 19, 2017

Koeman, who starred for the Spanish giants in his playing days, is reportedly being eyed as a potential replacement for Enrique. "My advice to everyone is not to criticise Barcelona too much because they have proved everyone wrong before". (more...)
CNBC Cites Left-Wing Politifact in Clinton Russian Uranium Story CNBC Cites Left-Wing Politifact in Clinton Russian Uranium Story
- February 19, 2017

What we do know is that America did not give Russian Federation 20 percent of its uranium. "Trump is attempting to build a hall of mirrors where even our most basic sensory perceptions are shrouded in confusion", he says. You know what uranium is, right? The company had mines and land in a number of U.S. states with huge uranium production capacity - a move the USState Department signed off on. (more...)
Recent analysts Ratings: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)
- February 19, 2017

Hosking Partners LLP now owns 1,700,032 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock worth $23,392,000 after buying an additional 221,215 shares during the period. Micron Technology's quarterly revenue was up 18.5% compared to the same quarter past year. As analysts monitor volatile markets in recent weeks they have updated their price targets on shares of Micron Technology, Inc . (more...)
Pueblo's 2nd annual Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Colorado
- February 18, 2017

Bear joined Maria Catanzarite on 16 Saturday Morning to tell us more about the big event and how people can sign up. "With the exception of the year we had a blizzard during our plunge, our Valpo Plunge has continually grown, both money raised and total plungers". (more...)
Gluten-Free Food Might Contain More Toxic Metals Gluten-Free Food Might Contain More Toxic Metals
- February 18, 2017

A new study focuses on the intake of toxic metals from gluten free products. The findings showed that people who eat only gluten-free products had twice the levels of arsenic compared to the ones who did not eat gluten free foods. For the study, they took data from the U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey on thousands of Americans aged between 6 and 80. Also, they will raise awareness among Americans who consume gluten-free products on a daily basis. (more...)
GOP Leaders Release Details of Plan to Replace Obamacare
- February 18, 2017

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that Republicans will introduce a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare when lawmakers return from next week's recess. The fact is that now that they are in control, Republican rhetoric is meeting reality. House Republicans also plan to reverse the cuts that ObamaCare made to payments for hospitals serving large numbers of uninsured people, known as Disproportionate Share payments. (more...)