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Fatal stabbing at Texas home church service


The suspect, 28-year-old Marco Antonio Moreno, surrendered to congregants, authorities said. More victims have come forward with accusations of sexual assault against a man now in custody in Nueces County Jail. Police say four people, including the pastor, were stabbed during a church service at a home in Corpus Christi Wednesday. The two members who tried to intervene sustained puncture wounds, one to the arm and one to the hand, but are not in critical condition. Read More »

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

West Coast Financial Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $654.56 billion market cap company. The Wisconsin-based First Business Fin Svcs has invested 0.1% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). State Farm Mutual Automobile, Illinois-based fund reported 3.98 million shares. Read More »

Moscow Alarmed To Face ManPADs In Syria


Meanwhile, the Russian Defence Ministry said that the deceased pilot, Major Roman Filipov , had been posthumously awarded the "Hero of Russia" medal, Reuters reported. "The funeral ceremony for Major Roman Filipov with military honors will take place on February 8 in Voronezh in accordance with the desire expressed by the Russian pilot's family and parents", TASS cited the ministry as saying. Read More »

Seattle will move to vacate misdemeanor marijuana cases


The bill seeks to expunge and seal the records of anyone "for which the qualifying crime was a misdemeanor marijuana possession conviction pursuant to 18 V.S.A. This is not the first time the city is throwing out marijuana cases. Durkan said people's lives were ruined for misdemeanor marijuana offenses and the action would be a first step in putting progressive values into action. Read More »

Philippines Says Helicopters Bought From Canada Won't Be Used For Attacks


Internal security operations refer to counterinsurgency operations. Trudeau said in November he had called out Duterte over "human rights, the rule of law, and specifically extrajudicial killings". "They must not politicise the acquisition", said Major-General Restituto Padilla, the deputy chief of staff for plans and programmes of the Philippine armed forces. Read More »

Son Of Former NBA Head Coach Rick Adelman Dies In Tragic Accident


According to the report, R.J. Adelman was not using a crosswalk when he was struck. R.J. Adelman spent five seasons as a scout for the Kings, including three as an assistant video coordinator, according to . while he was walking. According to the Harris County medical examiner, Adelman died as a result of blunt force injuries. The driver was questioned by police and released without charges. Read More »

Australia to apologize to victims of child sex abuse


Turnbull said a five-year royal commission delivered in December estimated the total number of people abused in institutions, including the Catholic Church, at 60,000. "We owe it to survivors not to squander this moment", he said. There was, perhaps unintentional, symbolism in Turnbull's announcement, too. A royal commission established in 2012 to investigate abuse was contacted by over 15,000 survivors with claims involving churches, orphanages, sporting clubs, youth groups and schools. Read More »

Theresa May is set on a risky Brexit path


After the exposure of divisions between ministers over the UK's future relationship with the EU, an official source said: "It is not our policy to be in the customs union". Hitachi Europe's Deputy Chairman Stephen Gomersall, Mitsubishi CEO for Europe and Africa Haruki Hayashi, SoftBank Investment Advisers UK CEO Rajeev Misra and Nomura's Executive Chairman in Europe, the Middle East and Africa Yasuo Kashiwagi joined the meeting with Japanese investors. Read More »

Which Eagles players plan to skip White House visit?


There has always been precedent for athletes skipping championship commemorations at the White House; Celtics legend Larry Bird once passed on a visit with President Ronald Reagan at the White House , saying, "If the president wants to see me, he knows where to find me". Read More »

Nineteen children among dozens killed in latest Syrian government airstrikes


Russia, along with Iran, is the key backer of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Moscow's military intervention inside Syria is widely seen as tipping the balance in the conflict. The global chemical weapons watchdog, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, expressed "grave concern" over the "credible allegations". Read More »

Pence says United States to announce new, robust sanctions on North Korea

Vice-President Mike Pence is pouring cold water on the warming ties between North and South Korea just as the two still-warring countries are joining up to compete together in the Winter Olympics. The leader and his sister were born from union between Kim Jon-II and his third partner, dancer Ko Yong-Hui. Kim Yo Jong was promoted by her brother a year ago to be an alternate member of the decision-making political bureau of the ruling party's central committee, which analysts said showed that ... Read More »

Congress is now flirting with another government shutdown


Paul insisted in December that he would not vote for any "budget-busting" spending bill. The Congressional Budget Office estimates the agreement will add more than $300 billion to the federal deficit over 10 years. "If they want to stay up until 3 in the morning, I'm happy to do it", he said on Fox News late Thursday afternoon. "But right now I understand he's objecting", Senator John Cornyn told reporters. Read More »

Merkel clinches German coalition govt deal, hurdle remains


A spokesperson for the SPD confirmed it had reached a deal with Merkel's centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU), but stressed that it would need to be formally approved by the party's 460,000 members, reports CNN. The political risk for Merkel is that her concessions to the SPD will embolden more critics to come out into the open. It is unclear if they will be persuaded by his response that the SPD will control top ministries including finance, foreign affairs and labour. Read More »

House and Senate expected to vote on bipartisan budget deal today


The agreement includes an additional four-year extension of funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program , on top of the six-year extension that Congress approved last month, Schumer said. Many other House Democrats are expected to follow suit. The Democratic leader has dropped his push to use the budget talks to extract concessions on immigration from Republicans , leaving aside threats to shut down the government over the issue. Read More »

Trump's parade isn't about military respect; it's a ruse | Letters


The Republican president plans demanded a monster parade, complete with tanks and weapons and reminiscent of pageants tyrants stage, marching down Pennsylvania Avenue from the Capitol to the White House. John E. Kennedy, R-La., said. "The military is not Donald Trump's to use and abuse this way", Eaton said. That's ok, Trump told them. The US is now still mired in the longest war in its history as the Afghanistan war enters its 17th year, and US troops are now engaged in combat ... Read More »

Match Group (MTCH) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.14 EPS

Evercore ISI started coverage on Match Group in a report on Tuesday, December 5th. CLSA upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, September 2 report. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . On an adjusted basis, the company earned $54.3 million, or 18 cents per share, a 21% decline year-over-year. Read More »

Ridiculous police sketch mocked for its simplicity leads to arrest


A CARTOON-like police sketch of a suspected thief actually helped catch him, despite the image being mercilessly mocked on social media. Police in the USA state of Pennsylvania say they have identified the suspect in a theft case based on a "cartoonish" sketch that was drawn by the victim. Read More »

Soros donates to campaign seeking to reverse Brexit


May and her ministers assured Japanese businesses of the importance of maintaining free and frictionless trade after Brexit during the meeting but said nothing firm on the matter, a source familiar with the discussions told Reuters . The group was co-founded by Gina Miller , who took the United Kingdom government to court over the process of triggering Article 50. Soros channeled £400,000 - the equivalent of more than $550,000 - to the group through his Open Society Foundations, ... Read More »

Durham University student dies after incident near nightclub


Police say they will release more details later. "Until that is concluded we are unable to comment further". Revellers who saw the horrific scene were in left tears. A post-mortem examination is being carried out to establish the cause of death. The 19-year-old girl became trapped under a fence as students queued to get into Missoula nightclub in Walkergate on Wednesday. Read More »

Missouri woman finds neighbor's Corgi riding pony


Ms Schenker says the video's popularity took her by surprise. The video proved highly popular on Facebook, where it had been viewed more than 5.7 million times at the time of writing. How did the dog get there? "No the dog is not abused at his home, he just likes to travel the rural area we live". So we pull back in our driveway tonight and this is what we see. Read More »

Changing clocks could be SCRAPPED forever today


The vote puts the pressure firmly on the European Commission, which has in the past been reluctant to change the system, to implement their decision. Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly believes that there is no point in changing the clocks twice a year. Read More »

Coast Guard searches for fishing boat in distress off Jersey Shore


Twenty minutes later, the third mayday came in but the Coast Guard couldn't get in touch with the boater and no other information was given with the distress call, making it hard for searchers to pinpoint a location. Once the sun came up Thursday, a C-144 Coast Guard aircraft was sent out to search the area by-sky. "It was literally a mayday call, 'Mayday, mayday, mayday, ' which is global sound for distress", said Coast Guard Lt. Read More »

House Intel Republicans to build a wall separating GOP, Dem staffers


The wall is reportedly being constructed sometime this spring, CBS reported. Another Republican member who spoke with CBS suggested the idea may have been spurred on by House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. The latest round of conflict has made massive headlines and involves dueling memos drafted by the committee's chairman and top Democrat addressing allegations of surveillance abuses by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice. Read More »

B. Riley Weighs in on Walt Disney Co's Q1 2018 Earnings (DIS)

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)'s institutional ownership was registered as 63.40% while insider ownership was 0.10%. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Among 37 analysts covering FedEx ( NYSE:FDX ), 24 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research given on Tuesday, January 2. Read More »

Why President Trump wants a military parade in Washington DC


The DC Council tweeted on it's official page this morning that the schools are open, but the "Great Tank Parade" is "canceled". HOELLWARTH: We may not be able to sustain an all-volunteer force 10, 20 years from now with the way the numbers are going unless we do something as a nation to kind of put them on display and make people want to serve. Read More »

George W. Bush Says There's 'Clear Evidence' Russia Meddled With the Election


Bush also said that "it is problematic that a foreign nation is involved in our elections. Our democracy is only as good as people trust the results". "The reason he does is because the demise of the Soviet Union troubles him". "Therefore, much of his moves [are] to regain Soviet hegemony". In addition to commenting on Russia, Bush also discussed immigration. Read More »

CNN gives airtime to a literal Nazi


He said the horrific genocide of 6 million Jews in Europe was an "international extortion racket by the Jews to terrorize our enemies and suck us into one war after another in the Middle East". "The Democrats and Republicans, it is a cursed two-party, Jew-party, queer-party system and I can't stand it". He refused to say he was a Nazi and said he was no longer tied to a nation socialist party. Read More »

Remaining members of ISIL's 'Beatles' captured


Along with Mohammed Emwazi - the killer nicknamed Jihadi John - and Aine Davis, they are believed to have been part of a group named after the 60s band due to their English accents. The group's leader, Mohammed Emwazi, nicknamed Jihadi John, was killed in a 2015 airstrike. It added that the men were identified by fingerprints and other biometric means. Read More »

Winter Olympics opening ceremony to focus on peace


It's a drastic change of pace from 2017 where the rouge nation routinely broke worldwide laws with their missile tests. While South Korea asked for broad approval to host the high-level delegation from Pyongyang - including North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo Jong - Choe was the only member subjected to a targeted ban and asset freeze. Read More »

S.Korean president to meet high-ranking DPRK delegation on February 10

The parade, however, was seen as more sensitive. Unlike the North's last parade in April 2017 its state television did not show it live. Addressing tens of thousands of troops and civilians assembled on the square below him, Kim said the parade marks North Korea's emergence as a "global military power" despite facing the "worst sanctions". Read More »

Ronaldo sets wheels in motion for Real Madrid to make Neymar signing


After spending one season at Barcelona, the World Cup victor with Brazil moved to Inter Milan in 1997 before returning to Spain in 2002, when he signed for Real. Real are now fourth in the league table with 39 points after 21 games. Madrid will face Neymar and PSG in the Champions League Round of 16, with the first leg of the tie in Madrid next week. Read More »

Donald Trump I'm Better Than Obama!!! Well, At Least For Today


In 1996, for example, about 60 percent of respondents placed the Democrat, Bill Clinton, to the left of the Republican, Bob Dole. Further, voters overall have a favorable attitude toward special counsel Robert Mueller's probe. A broad 77% of GOP voters say that the investigation into Trump associates and Russian meddling is a "witch hunt", according to Tuesday's new survey from Quinnipiac. Read More »