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House Intelligence Committee votes to release Democrats' memo

Once we get past the politics of the Nunes memo , FISA needs to be reformed so these kinds of unchecked abuses of power can never be repeated against any citizen, regardless of whether or not they are running for president. Not only that, they were, and are, alleging a possible cover-up by the White House and the Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee . Nunes was asked during a January 29 committee meeting whether he had coordinated the memo with the White House. Read More »

Trudeau to start U.S. tour with talk at University of Chicago


Mr. Trudeau was to hold closed-door talks with Mr. Bezos at a downtown San Francisco hotel as part of a visit to the city to meet with Silicon Valley executives. Trudeau during a roundtable meeting on diversity that included senior executives from companies including Airbnb, PayPal, Google and Pinterest. The company was recently ranked #32 on the Forbes 2017 Cloud 100 list for its success in changing the way companies buy and sell cloud software. Read More »

France's new law bans texting in your vehicle even when pulled over


Rather create a new law, the ruling has clarified exactly what it means to be "circulating in traffic". The only exception is when one's auto breaks down, and of course when one has an accident, according to the new ruling. Automobile Club Association which is the French version of the AAA believes that it is not the right decision to forbid drivers from using the phone after they have pulled the auto to the side of the road. Read More »

Steelers hire Karl Dunbar as DL coach


Dunbar, who has been a defensive line coach at either the college or National Football League level since 2002, will hold that same title with the Steelers and he'll replace John Mitchell , who will reportedly remain the team's assistant head coach. Read More »

Syria Says Israeli Strikes Target Military Outpost Near Damascus


Four days of intense Syrian government strikes on a besieged rebel-held area outside Damascus are reported to have killed more than 200 civilians. The UN's International Commission of Inquiry on Syria condemned the attacks, which cause collateral damage among the very people the government of Syria swore to protect. Read More »

Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

North and South Korea will march together under one flag at Friday's opening ceremony and field a unified women's ice hockey team. Speaking to U.S. They are expected to be implemented before the conclusion of the games. Both Japan and South Korea are considered cornerstones of US security and economic relationships in Asia. Read More »

Korean leader, vows US support


Pence said North Korea has repeatedly responded to overtures from the world with broken promises and provocations. But critics say the North is taking advantage of the Pyeongchang Games in a diplomatic drive to weaken sanctions imposed on it over its banned nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. Read More »

Prince's Sister Tyka 'Enjoyed' Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl Tribute


He started out in a boy band but has progressed to jamming with his decidedly non-boy band, the Tennessee Kids. When the news broke I had just been out on a misty, snowy mountain top in the bleakest weather for about six hours. How incredibly subtle and creative . Martin Ridley's landscape painting of red deer stags was used on the custom shirt created by designer Stella McCartney. Read More »

NHS not for sale and never will be, Downing Street says


Asked why the principle from TTIP could not be restated for the new talks, the spokesman said: 'I have set out an existing position and I have told what the Prime Minister said in the House, that we do not have existing position on a trade deal that is yet to be negotiated'. Read More »

Dow futures signal another bumpy ride on Wall Street


The fear was amplified by the fact that markets have been so stable for so long, he said: "We have become so accustomed to subdued volatility, so these moves feel even bigger than they are". The volatility in the stock market over recent days did not change the outlook for the USA economy or central bank policy, two senior Federal Reserve officials said on Wednesday . Read More »

Senator delays vote on US budget deal


The administration is urging Congress to pass the plan and send it to the president's desk without delay. With another government shutdown looming tomorrow (Thursday), the fates of several federal health programs hang in the balance of Congress' decision. Read More »

Raytheon Company (RTN) And Insider Trading Activity

The stock increased 1.59% or $3.19 during the last trading session, reaching $204.32. Following some medium-term indicators on shares of Raytheon Company ( RTN ), we can see that the 40-day commodity channel index signal is presently Hold while the 50-day Parabolic SAR generates a Buy signal. Read More »

Automotive Exhaust Systems Market Projected Growth of 3.9% CAGR by 2027


The study is segmented by Application/ end users (Automotive, Electronics, Metal and Machining, Plastic and Polymers, Food and Beverages & Others ), products type (Upto 5kg, 5~10 kg & Above 10kg) and various important geographies like China , Japan , South Korea, Taiwan, India , Southeast Asia & Australia. Read More »

Gaza has just 10 days of emergency fuel left


OCHA's warning came a day after the Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip announced the suspension of generators in three hospitals and 14 health centers, which provide services to thousands of citizens in different parts of the sector. Critics say it represents collective punishment of two million people, who only have access to a few hours of power per day. The emir also pledged to provide the Gaza Strip with fuel, especially for hospitals and medical centers. Read More »

Turkey 'neutralises' 1028 terrorists in Syria's Afrin


Russian Federation and its Syrian government allies have intensified air strikes against opposition-held areas leading to scores of civilian deaths in recent days. The cooperation comes despite Turkey still officially being on an opposite side of the Syria conflict from Russian Federation and Iran. The last time such meeting took place in Sochi, Russia, in November. Read More »

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODFL) To Release Earnings

On 11/16/2016 David S Congdon, Vice Chairman, sold 40,000 with an average share price of $85.27 per share and the total transaction amounting to $3,410,800.00. Retirement Sys Of Alabama invested 1.41% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. Bw Gestao De Investimentos Ltda has invested 1.2% in Facebook, Inc. Rutabaga Capital Management Llc Ma owns 3.10 million shares or 5.96% of their U.S. Read More »

Former Obama AG Talks Trump, Electoral College At UK


Holder, who spoke to reporters at a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, said he briefed Obama on the group's strategy earlier this week. "Yeah, there are any number of people I think would be better president than Donald Trump", he concluded. The effort will include supporting redistricting reform efforts in states, raising public awareness, launching legal challenges and helping elect Democratic candidates focused on "fair" redistricting. Read More »

Atleast 136 people killed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta


That led the United Nations to call for a one-month ceasefire to ease what it described as an "extreme situation" that "we haven't seen before" at any point during the war. "We would like to see a ceasefire, the end of the war, but the terrorists, I am not sure, are in agreement", Vassily Nebenzia told reporters in NY. Read More »

Putin, Erdogan discuss military coordination in Syria


The Syrian government launched an offensive in December to recapture the province, large parts of which are dominated Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), a rebel coalition that absorbed al-Qaeda-linked fighters past year. On February 7, Turkey and Iran discussed the military operation in the course of the visit of Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to Tehran. It says it has no intention of withdrawing unless Syria requested it do so. Read More »

United Kingdom tech salaries amongst lowest in the world


Based on gross pay, tech workers on average made the most in San Francisco ($142,000), followed by Seattle ($132,000), NY ($129,000) and Los Angeles ($129,000). In the end, black tech workers ended up with average offers of $130,000, while whites received $136,000. While we know the tech sector pays among the highest wages across the country, the sad reality is that your location, race, and gender-not skills and experience-will often determine how much you take home. Read More »

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Upgraded at JPMorgan Chase & Co


Now investors want to know the actual market worth of the company in the Stock Market. About 286,101 shares traded. It has underperformed by 76.86% the S&P500. Ally Financial accumulated 60,000 shares or 0.8% of the stock. Scopus Asset LP holds 500,100 shares. Company Savings Bank holds 2,209 shares. It also reduced its holding in Texas Instruments Inc. Read More »

Duke Blue Devils vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Odds, Analysis, Betting Pick


You could have made a case that Kentucky vs. The best rivalry in college basketball renews on Thursday , as Roy Williams and UNC host Coach K and Duke . Ninety-eight percent of college basketball fan bases would kill to be afflicted with these teams' problems. During ACC play, the Blue Devils have turned the ball over on a higher percentage of their possessions than all but four other teams in the conference, but North Carolina ranks near the bottom of the league in forcing ... Read More »

Narendra Modi mocks Tripura Chief Minister at election rally


The Left government is looting the money of the poor. "T for trade, T for tourism and T for training , especially for the youth, are the need of the hour", he said. "Democratic atmosphere in Tripura has been vitiated with the communists at the helm of affairs". Without naming Sarkar, the Prime Minister called the long-time CM a big magician who concealed corruption and governance failure with the shroud of a fake identity. Read More »

House Democrats Resisting Bipartisan Budget Deal Unveiled by Senate Leadership


The deal also includes $4.9 billion - two years of full federal funding - for Medicaid in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, helping to avoid a looming Medicaid shortfall. White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter stepped down a day after The Daily Mail, a British tabloid that covers the White House, published interviews with two of his ex-wives. Read More »

East Ghouta reels under intense Russian, Syrian bombing


The Syrian regime, however, has repeatedly violated the deal and has targeted residential areas in opposition-held, no-tension zones like Idlib. US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said there was "obvious evidence from dozens of victims" of breathing difficulties to corroborate chlorine attacks in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta and Idlib province. Read More »

Jaitley counters Opposition on Rafale deal


He also assured that the Centre would address Andhra Pradesh's financial concerns by honouring its commitments and by expediting a solution by which funds can be provided through an alternative mechanism. "You can give approximate prices but if you give the exact price, you give away details of the weapons purchased", Mr Jaitley said, and added Mr Gandhi, who made the allegations, should go back to Mr Mukherjee and take lessons. Read More »

Turkey says will tell Tillerson it wants to mend trust with US


The death toll rose from an initial report of 16 "because the strikes are continuing - some new victims died in Douma and some critically wounded people died of their wounds", the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Security Council meeting on the escalating violence in several areas of Syria and the "dire consequences" for the already critical humanitarian situation in the war-torn country. Read More »

Scrutiny of nominations in Nagaland and Meghalaya; Polls on 27 Feb


A majority of the candidates had not filed their nominations until Tuesday. Former Chief Ministers Salseng C. Marak and Donkupar Roy filed their nomination papers as nominee of the Congress and United Democratic Party. Meanwhile, the ruling Naga People's Front (NPF) President Shurhozelie Liezietsu while claiming that the party will return to power, had sent an invitation to other political parties stating "we will form the government again and smaller parties whichever wants to be with us ... Read More »

Renuka Chowdhury may file motion against Rijiju over video


Rajya Sabha proceedings were adjourned till noon on Thursday after the Congress members created an uproar over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks against party MP Renuka Chowdhury . Rajya Sabha Chairman remarked that such behaviour is unbecoming. Late in the day, Mr. Rijiju said on Twitter, "Renuka ji, I fail to comprehend in which way did I insult the women dignity?" What I am sure we agree on is that there is a lot of work to be done in our health sector, ' the PM said. Read More »

India snubs Maldives Prez on envoy visit


India is miffed that its concerns and that of the worldwide community about undermining of democratic institutions and the judiciary in the Maldives have been ignored by President Yameen. India is seen to be pro-Mohamed Nasheed, the former President who is in exile, while Yameen has cosied up to China in a big way. On Monday, Yameen declared a 15-day state of emergency, giving his government sweeping powers, including to make arrests, search and seize property, and restrict freedom of ... Read More »

Goodyear's profit, revenue beat on higher-margin tire strength


The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 7 analysts - of 2.4 for Flowers Foods, Inc. Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) has risen 15.20% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Bowling Port Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 75,354 shares stake. Smith Graham And Com Investment Advisors Limited Partnership stated it has 143,500 shares or 0.5% of all its holdings. Read More »