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Cecile Richards to step down from Planned Parenthood

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Cecile Richards , who led Planned Parenthood through 12 tumultuous years, says she is stepping down as president. While Richards is very complimentary towards Planned Parenthood , stating that abortion numbers are the lowest they've ever been, she fails to mention the over 600,000 lives that are taken every year due to abortion. Read More »

Do What Institutional Investors Does: VEREIT, Inc. (VER), Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG)

It has outperformed by 9.39% the S&P500. Pretium Resources Inc .is engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of precious metal resource properties in the Americas. Company has conspicuous measure of stock oscillations; average true range may be heating up this temperature with value of 0.58. It improved, as 13 investors sold Pretium Resources Inc . Read More »

U.S. air strike accidentally hits Iraq forces

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The incident took place in the Euphrates Valley town nearby the Ain Al Asad airbase 250 kilometers (160 miles) west of the capital, "It seems the strike was a mistake", the official commented on the subject matter. Kurdistan 24 News reported that Senior Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr expressed concerns about the incident via Twitter, calling it a "blatant assault" on Iraq and its government, and demanding "accountability and punishment from the aggressors". Read More »

Grizzlies' Mike Conley (heel) to undergo season-ending surgery

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Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace announces in email moments ago to MVP season-ticket holders that Mike Conley will require season-ending surgery "to smooth a small bone protrusion" in his left heel. Conley averaged 28.2 FanDuel points over just 12 games this season. "Simply put, we are committed to playing hard and playing the right way night in and night out, while developing our young talent ..." But that's it for Mike Conley this season, and that's probably it for the Grizzlies as well. Read More »

Virginia vs. No. 4 Duke, Marvin Bagley says rankings 'don't really matter'

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Both have improved, but I like the Blue Devils to take this one in another competitive game between these heavyweights. "There's no looking behind and no looking ahead", Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said. They're first in the nation Ken Pomeroy's adjusted defensive efficiency (81.6), second in effective field-goal percentage defense (42.1), fifth in three-point percentage defense (29.1), fifth in two-point percentage defense (41.0), sixth in steal percentage (12.4) and 11th in ... Read More »

Pakistan starts operation to rescue two European climbers

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French climber Elisabeth Revol and Polish mountaineer Tomek Mackiewicz, who were attempting to scale the 8,126 metre "Killer Mountain", got stuck at an altitude of 7,400m. Four climbers on Saturday were transported by helicopter to Nanga Parbat, where they'll try to bring the two stranded mountaineers down to safety. They have necessary medical supplies for emergency first aid. Read More »

Afghanistan: Kabul blast kills 93 people, injures 158

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Despite the U.S. assistance in providing airstrikes against the Taliban, the militant group has continued to display its ability to execute deadly attacks, even in the centre of Kabul . Some 150 guests fled the gun battle and fire sparked by the assault by shimmying down bedsheets from the upper floors. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson released a statement Saturday condemning the attack. Read More »

Gun Runner wins world's richest race in final start

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The champion was sold in Keeneland's November sale for $6 million to Coolmore Stud days after finishing a disappointing eighth in the Longines Breeder's Cup Distaff (G1) at Del Mar racetrack in California on Nov. "We can't move that [statue] so we can't move the race", kidded Gulfstream chairman and president Belinda Stronach , confirming the Pegasus would return for a third year. Read More »

Mattis stresses diplomacy in handling North Korea's 'reckless rhetoric'

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United Nations member states are prohibited from importing numerous North Korean metals, including coal and iron, two of the DPRK's long-standing, high-value exports. The photographs showed a North Korean vessel loading coal in the DPRK and then offloading it in Nakhodka in the Russian Far East. Another ship arrived at the same berth - No. Read More »

Stevie Nicks Gives a Tearful Tribute to Tom Petty

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Previous recipients include Tom Petty , Bob Dylan , Barbra Streisand, Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney . Nicks was physically pained by the loss of her close friend Tom Petty , who died back on October 22 at the age of 66 due to a heart attack caused by an accidental overdose. Read More »

Israel slams Polish bill outlawing term "Polish death camps"

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The ceremony took place only 33 miles (53 kilometers) from Auschwitz, where Nazi Germany killed more than a million people, among them Poles. But critics say the legislation could hinder debating history, thus harming freedom of expression and opening the way to Holocaust denial. Read More »

It's now likely Mueller thinks Trump obstructed justice

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For years, Trump teased that he would reveal his tax returns, and more than a year into his presidency, we're still waiting. Some conservative legal commentators have argued that Trump's constitutional authority to fire personnel and end investigations is so vast that he can not obstruct justice as a legal matter. Read More »

Uttar Pradesh: 49 arrested in Kasganj violence

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Today's vandalism is seen as a revenge for Chandan Gupta's death. Curfew has been imposed in Kasganj by the district administration. Situation in Kasganj town continued to be tense on the second day following violence when a group of people burnt down two Government buses and ransacked couple of shops. Read More »

Trump marks Holocaust Remembrance in statement

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I am sure that no one protested the cartoon contest that ridiculed the Holocaust through the use of the oldest and worst anti-Semitic stereotypes". "I think that this has great importance", Jakobson said. "We take this opportunity to recall the Nazis' systematic persecution and brutal murder of 6 million Jewish people", the statement reads, calling the Nazi rule "inhumane" and "brutal" and highlighting the other persecuted groups who were killed by the Nazi regime, such as gays, Slavs and ... Read More »

Senators race to end US government shutdown before work week begins

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And while numerous surveys show the public overwhelmingly supports finding a solution for the young immigrants in the US illegally, a CNN poll also out Friday shows that 56 percent of Americans say approving a budget agreement to avoid a shutdown is more important than continuing the deportation deferral program. Read More »

Hillary Clinton Thanks 'Activist B***hes' In Bizarre Video

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Strider had been accused of touching the female staffer inappropriately, sending her suggestive e-mails, and kissing her forehead. However, instead of firing Strider the Clinton campaign docked him several weeks of pay and ordered him to undergo counseling. Read More »

Spanish court suspends Puigdemont's return to power in

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Puigdemont, who was deposed after Catalonia's independence vote past year, has been living in Brussels, Belgium, in order to avoid arrest in Spain. He is wanted in Spain on possible rebellion and sedition charges and is likely to be arrested if he returns. Read More »

Melania makes first look since Stormy's intercourse claims

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The White House did not invite reporters to cover the excursion, with the first lady's spokeswoman publicizing the visit - in advance of Saturday's International Holocaust Remembrance Day - with a tweet. Trump would not be going . And despite marking their 13th wedding anniversary on Monday, neither Trump mentioned the occasion, nor were they seen out together publicly. Read More »

CBB fans are FUMING about tonight's triple eviction

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Jonny Mitchell and Andrew Brady were kicked out ahead of O'Reilly. Love Island's Jonny Mitchell followed him out of the doors next, leaving just two left. I thought to myself, 'this is it - it should rest now.' But unfortunately, it came back again. "I think she should have won". 'I'll double-check with your dad after, alright?' the comedian said. Read More »

BJP announces 44 candidates for Tripura poll

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In Tripura, which goes to the Assembly polls on 18 February, out of the total 35 lakh population, 10-12 lakh people are associated with the Nath sect and the BJP is trying to woo voters from this segment for the polls. Sangma, who is the Meghalaya's longest serving Chief Minister since he was appointed in 2010, said he has made a humble beginning to accelerate growth and development in the state. Read More »

Sessions Speaks In Norfolk On Immigration

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In a speech to law enforcement officials in Norfolk, Va., Sessions said his mission was simply to enforce the law and vowed to root out political bias among federal law enforcement. Critics have also questioned the administration's selective use of sometimes misleading data in the past. "These so-called "sanctuary" policies force police to release criminal aliens back into the community - no matter what their crimes they may have committed in those jurisdictions", he said. Read More »

Wenger admits Arsenal star could leave this month

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The Bosnian forward, who spent five seasons in the Premier League with Manchester City, between 2010-2015, could become a Blue before the transfer window closes on Wednesday, but that hasn't stopped reports linking other strikers with Antonio Conte's Premier League champions. Read More »

Trump seeks $25 billion for border wall, offers 'Dreamer' citizenship

Trump said on Twitter late on Tuesday night: "Cryin' Chuck Schumer fully understands, especially after his humiliating defeat, that if there is no Wall, there is no DACA ". The White House on Tuesday staked out a hard line on immigration negotiations in the Congress, as lawmakers in both parties tried to sort out how best to reach an agreement by February 8 to deal with almost 700,000 thousand illegal immigrants who were brought to the United States as children, under the Obama ... Read More »

Magnificent Federer reaches final after Chung is forced to retire with blisters

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He will face former US Open champion Marin Cilic in the final on Sunday as he bids for a 20th Grand Slam title in a repeat of last year's Wimbledon final that Federer won in straight sets. Its was however ultimately academic, as the five-time champion in Victoria eased to the opening set 6-1 in just 33 minutes. "I definitely think him winning the US Open has given him great belief he can do it". Read More »

Saint Helena School Take Part in National School Choice Week

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Virtual online student, Zoe Champion attends Alabama Connections Academy, she said this option has been more of a blessing that she would have ever thought. "Resources are not equal in all of our schools", explained State Representative Barbara Drummond, D-Mobile County. An August 2015 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction study noted "that the presence of charter schools increased the amount of expenditure devoted to instruction per student, despite the overall reduction in per ... Read More »

Stock Impressing Investors: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

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The stock increased 2.71% or $5.3705 during the last trading session, reaching $203.7005. The NYSE-listed company saw a recent bid of $198.33 on volume of 23.23 million shares. When there are more buyers than sellers, the stock price will rise because of the increased demand. Robert W. Baird maintained PTC Inc. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in Q3 2017. Read More »

What's Next for Enable Midstream Partners, LP (ENBL) After Forming Ascending Triangle?

American Midstream Partners (NYSE:AMID) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $21.50. Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. The energy company reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.10. Read More »

When is the Czech election 2018 and who is going to win?

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Bookmakers, however, give veteran politician Zeman the edge. Czech President Milos Zeman has been elected to a second five-year term after winning a runoff vote. But fellow voter Daniel Hajek said he would choose the "experienced Milos Zeman because he's opening the door to economic cooperation with countries like Russian Federation and China". Read More »

Protesters in Davos rally against Trump, break through security cordon

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African leaders on the receiving end of President Donald Trump's " sh*thole " slur are preparing for awkward encounters during the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland. The sentiment was echoed by Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, who said he respects the desire of political leaders to defend their own citizens, companies and economy. Read More »

Big Brother ICE is going to start tracking license plates

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ICE has gained access to a license plate database system operated by a third-party vendor which will allow the agency to track vehicles across the country, including those registered to immigrants. But the immigration cops are happy to put the existing database to use. ICE agents would be able to use the database to see every location where a license was recognized in the last five years which could be used to locate someone's residence. Read More »

Intel (INTC) Given New $50.00 Price Target at Needham & Company LLC

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The company presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $47.97. INTC has been the subject of several research analyst reports. The Santa Clara, Calif. -based company's stock rose more than 4.5 percent in after-hours trading. It has a 49.1 P/E ratio. It operates through four divisions: Retail Â- Food; Retail Â- General Merchandise & Clothing; Financial Services; and Property Investment. Read More »

2 people killed in Army firing on stone-pelters in J&K's Shopian

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Local news agency GNS reported that Baseer Khan, the divisional commissioner of the Kashmir Range, asked officials to probe the incident. They said that the decision was taken in view of the killings of two civilians in Shopian district at the hands of government forces earlier in the day. Read More »

Troopers seize 227 pounds of marijuana on I-80

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The trooper smelled marijuana in the vehicle. The officer conducted a search of the vehicle and discovered several bags full of marijuana. A California resident is stopped with over 100 pounds of marijuana in Itawamba County yesterday, January 25. Read More »