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Analyst Review on these Stocks: Realty Income Corporation (O), Dana Incorporated (DAN)
- February 18, 2018

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has declined 12.26% since February 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 4.44% the S&P500. For the current Fiscal Quarter, 7 analysts on average are expecting earnings of $0.75 per share. (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn accused of being 'paid informant of Communist spies' Jeremy Corbyn accused of being 'paid informant of Communist spies'
- February 18, 2018

Conservatives in the #United Kingdom have long criticized Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as a hard-left ideologue who has connections to terrorist organizations like the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO). (more...)
'Do not test Israel's resolve', Netanyahu warns Iran 'Do not test Israel's resolve', Netanyahu warns Iran
- February 18, 2018

Netanyahu reiterated his position that Iran was the greatest threat to world security, and referred to Iran's allies in Yemen , Syria , Iraq , Lebanon and Gaza as a "noose of terror around our neck". "We will not be the first ones to violate an agreement which all of us tried, in spite of Netanyahu's attempts, to achieve", he said. On Saturday, US National Security Advisor H R McMaster said Iran was arming a "network of proxies" that "is becoming more and more capable as Iran seeds more ... (more...)
Youth Congress Leader Thrashes Person at Upscale Restaurant in Bengaluru, Gets Expelled Youth Congress Leader Thrashes Person at Upscale Restaurant in Bengaluru, Gets Expelled
- February 18, 2018

An argument broke out between Nalapad, his supporters and the victim, identified as Vidwath, in a UB City restaurant. In a statement on social media, KPCC president G Parameshwara said: "Mohammed Haris Nalapad, Gen Sec of B'luru city Youth Congress, has been expelled from Congress party for 6 years". (more...)
Nikolas Cruz espoused racism in chats, bragged of contacting Trump Nikolas Cruz espoused racism in chats, bragged of contacting Trump
- February 18, 2018

President Trump met Friday with some of the victims shot in a rifle assault at a Parkland, Fla ., high school, vowing to confront school safety problems and "the hard issue of mental health ". The high school senior did not shy away from addressing the president directly. She refuted any version of events that allowed for sympathy or humanization of Nikolas Cruz , the student who confessed to committing the murders. (more...)
PM Modi inaugurates New BJP HQ in New Delhi PM Modi inaugurates New BJP HQ in New Delhi
- February 18, 2018

The new office is now located at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg in Delhi. "I want to thank Amit Bhai and his entire team, that worked hard to complete the work on the BJP HQ within the desired time frame", said PM Modi at inauguration of BJP's new headquarters. (more...)
Drama Surrounds Jamaican Bobsled Team in PyeongChang Drama Surrounds Jamaican Bobsled Team in PyeongChang
- February 18, 2018

The Jamaican women's bobsleigh team will be able to compete in their preferred sled after a beer producer purchased the craft and donated it to the nation's federation. "No bobsled, no problem, if you need a new ride @ Jambobsled , put it on @ Red Stripe's tab". The JBSF disputes Kiriasis's version of the facts and insists the team can compete with the sled they originally took to South Korea . (more...)
Merkel: Nord Stream 2 Not a Threat to EU Energy Security Merkel: Nord Stream 2 Not a Threat to EU Energy Security
- February 18, 2018

In that speech, he avoided mentioning Morawiecki by name but remembered the 6 million... "The Polish prime minister's remarks here in Munich are outrageous". "There is a problem here of an inability to understand history and a lack of sensitivity to the tragedy of our people", he said. He lit a candle and laid a wreath at the Munich grave site. (more...)
Buhari meets APC govs in Daura today Buhari meets APC govs in Daura today
- February 18, 2018

He said there was an ongoing expansion of the rail network and power generation has stabilised at 7,000 Megawatts from 3,000 megawatts at the inception of the administration. Others were Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi); Jigawa (Baderu); Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano); Tanko Almakura (Nasarawa); Yahaya Bello (Kogi); Abdulfatahi Ahmed (Kwara) and Kashim Shettima (Borno). (more...)
Cramer schedules Senate rally amid speculation he'll run Cramer schedules Senate rally amid speculation he'll run
- February 18, 2018

Cramer announced in January that he was passing up the Senate race and would run for another House term instead. The paper cited a person close to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) who spoke to Cramer about the race. Republican state Sen. Tom Campbell of Grafton has been campaigning for U.S. Senate since past year. Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker is rethinking his decision to retire, with some state Republicans believing he would be a stronger general election candidate than the ... (more...)
Fire has damaged Tibet's iconic Jokhang Temple Fire has damaged Tibet's iconic Jokhang Temple
- February 18, 2018

Images posted on social media of the blaze showed the eaved roof of a section of the building lit with roaring yellow flames and emitting a haze of smoke. Later that year, dozens of monks burst into Jokhang temple to interrupt a state-run foreign media press tour meant to showcase the region's harmony and stability in wake of the protests, accusing the government of lying. (more...)
Trump raises idea of a 25-cent increase in gas tax Trump raises idea of a 25-cent increase in gas tax
- February 18, 2018

The political network led by billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch is opposed to raising the levy right after Congress passed a $1.5 trillion tax-cut bill. The gas tax, like numerous other pay-fors that are being discussed, is not ideal ... Many of these cuts are to agencies that would be tasked with overseeing infrastructure priorities, but overall there is no clear explanation of where and how these cuts would raise $200 billion over 10 years for infrastructure investments. (more...)
Plane With 66 Aboard Crashes in Southern Iran Plane With 66 Aboard Crashes in Southern Iran
- February 18, 2018

The Russian Embassy in Tehran is verifying whether Russian nationals were on board of a plane that crashed in Iran, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Sunday. He added: "After searches in the area, unfortunately we were informed that the plane crashed". After the 2015 nuclear deal, the country signed deals to buy new passenger planes, including a $536m (£382m) deal with ATR last April for at least 20 aircraft. (more...)
Trump pushes back against 'Fake News Media' coverage of Russian meddling Trump pushes back against 'Fake News Media' coverage of Russian meddling
- February 18, 2018

The Russian Foreign Minister has described reports about Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as "blather". Al Jazeera's Mike Hanna reports from Washington, DC. In one case , it said, the Russians paid an unidentified person to build a cage aboard a flatbed truck and another to wear a costume "portraying [Hillary] Clinton in a prison uniform". (more...)
Majority of Mass Shootings in Dem Districts Majority of Mass Shootings in Dem Districts
- February 18, 2018

That seems obvious based on the fact that there are at least 270 million privately-owned firearms in the United States, majority by folks who stand by a centuries-old interpretation of 2nd Amendment to the U.S. A person described as close to Cruz called an Federal Bureau of Investigation tip line on January 5 to report concerns about him, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. (more...)
Thirteen killed in helicopter crash after Mexico natural disaster Thirteen killed in helicopter crash after Mexico natural disaster
- February 18, 2018

On September 7 past year, an 8.2-magnitude quake shook the nation and killed 96 people, mostly in the states of Oaxaca and Chiapas. A helicopter carrying Mexican interior minister Alfonso Navarre to the site of the natural disaster has crashed in the landing, causing the deaths of several people on the ground. (more...)
People's thumb more powerful than umpire's finger, says Nawaz Sharif People's thumb more powerful than umpire's finger, says Nawaz Sharif
- February 18, 2018

She elaborated that the victory of the ruling party was because of her efforts as the deposed Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, did not even visit the NA-154 constituency to run the election campaign. Nawaz said that his political opponents did nothing other than telling lies and hurling false allegations, whereas his party served the masses. Shehbaz Sharif said that Punjab government in collaboration with the federal government provided fertilizers to farmers at the reduced price. (more...)
Florida governor on gun laws: 'Everything's on the table' Florida governor on gun laws: 'Everything's on the table'
- February 18, 2018

Stoneman Douglas students have taken to social media to blast defenders of the nation's loose gun laws. Shannon Watts, who founded the group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, said " many of our lawmakers have failed us, but that's why we have elections". (more...)
2 more Tennessee children die from flu 2 more Tennessee children die from flu
- February 18, 2018

Many who have died have gotten secondary infections, when they thought they were getting better from the flu, but a second infection came on its heels and attacked their already weakened body. Health Dept.is still offering free flu shots to anyone six months and older, while their supplies last. This flu season has been particularly grim. (more...)
Russian Women's Hockey Team Beats Switzerland, Advances to Olympics' Semifinal Russian Women's Hockey Team Beats Switzerland, Advances to Olympics' Semifinal
- February 18, 2018

The Russians, the strongest team on paper and led by former National Hockey League all stars Pavel Datsyuk and Ilya Kovalchuk , looked set to take the Games by storm when they netted two early goals against the Slovaks. Kovalchuk scored two goals 29 seconds apart - with.2 seconds left in the second period and again just 28 seconds into the third - to lead Russian Federation. (more...)