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South Africa's central bank denies directing banks on KPMG ties

The auditor-general's said it would continue using KPMG, but in a limited capacity, and would not give it any new work. Aside from the independent inquiry, KPMG also did its own internal probe which resulted in the auditing firm's withdrawal of the findings of its report on Sars. Read More »

Five days after mass shooting in Las Vegas, still no motive

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McMahill also acknowledged that the rumors and speculation have not been helpful to the investigation. "You set up the cameras so you aren't caught alive", Mr Lankford said. Paddock wired $100,000 to the Philippines , a law enforcement source said, but officials haven't determined when the money transfer took place or who was the recipient. Read More »

President Trump 'grab em' video plays near White House for 12 hours

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In response to the footage and public outrage, Trump released a couple non-apologies and said the video was a "distraction" and "locker room banter". Following the release of the recording, Trump faced mounting allegations of sexual assault and misconduct. One year ago tomorrow, the Trump train popped a Tic-Tac in its mouth, revved its soot-covered engine, and slammed the fuck into the last shreds of doubt America had that its now-president isn't a predatory piece of shit. Read More »

Saudi king's gold escalator malfunction during historic visit to Russian Federation

The kingdom, much like Russian Federation, has been hit by the fall in oil prices since mid-2014. He and Russian president, Vladimir Putin , have been discussing trade deals, the crisis in Syria and the price of oil, among other topics. as the Kingdom's main arms supplier any time soon". Russia and Saudi Arabia will also "appreciate the prospects" of constructing a Russian-designed nuclear power plant in Saudi Arabia. Read More »

NRA, Congress And White House Gang Up On Bump Stocks

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The National Rifle Association ( NRA ) said in a statement Thursday that the device the Las Vegas shooter used to convert his semi-automatic weapons to fire automatic should be subject to additional regulations . An Alcohol, Tobacco, & Firearms decision in 2010 allowed the sale of bump stocks and a reversal of this decision could be the simplest way to regulate the accessory. Read More »

Las Vegas shooter had devices to allow fully automatic gunfire

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But what is a bump stock? Here's a look at the device. Bump stocks are an accessory that can be attached to the rifle , giving users the ability fire rounds more quickly. Pew's investigation also indicated that 68 percent of Americans favored a ban on attack weapons. Semi-automatic weapons are relatively easy to purchase . Read More »

LAS VEGAS SHOOTER: Killer's father was notorious bank robber

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Marilou Danley , 62, touched down at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday evening, a law enforcement official told CNN . The suspect in Las Vegas shooting that has left at least 59 people dead had amassed an arsenal that included more than 40 firearms , police said on Monday night. Read More »

In face of Las Vegas shooting, congressional inaction

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Thousands more will fight emotional scars, and tens of thousands will grieve and question along with them. She authored an assault weapons ban that was in place for a decade before expiring in 2004, and said she had been considering trying to reintroduce that more sweeping legislation, as she's done unsuccessfully after past mass shootings , including the one at Sandy Hook elementary school in CT. Read More »

Toby Alderweireld admits no Spurs contact about new deal

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Last month, Alderweireld's advisor Stijn Francis said that Tottenham must hand the centre back an improved deal or sanction a transfer as seven or eight big European clubs were interested in signing him. There is no doubt that numerous World's most elite clubs will attempt to sign him should he decide against renewing his deal with Spurs. Adding that " over the years we have grown into one another and become really close ", Alderweireld joked " I can hardly play without him, if I go to ... Read More »

United States civilians report mystery symptoms in Cuba

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The State Department announced on Friday that in addition to drawing down staff in Havana to essential personnel, the embassy was halting regular visa operations for Cubans seeking to visit the United States and would offer only emergency services to USA citizens. Read More »

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) Undervalued by 1.2%

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Winslow Capital Management LLC Has $205.29 Million Holdings in Adobe Systems Incorporated ( ADBE )" was posted by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald. Axa accumulated 519,061 shares. CPE's profit will be $24.24M for 22.90 P/E if the $0.12 EPS becomes a reality. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $1.19 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $5.21. Read More »

Sessions Denies Transgender Workers Protection From Discrimination

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That assurance is left out in important passages asserting the primacy of religious freedom that could be construed to allow anti-LGBT discrimination . PLANO, Texas-The Trump administration has announced two significant policy positions that will protect the religious liberty of all Americans-critical protections that will immediately benefit First Liberty Institute's clients and aid many others. Read More »

Police believe Las Vegas shooter planned to attack another music festival

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Monday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted, "My warmest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families of the awful Las Vegas shooting". Pictures emerged from the hotel room showing Paddock lying dead, surrounded by weapons and spent ammunition. The sisters whose faces were obscured and their names withheld said Danley is "a good person" who would have stopped Paddock had she been there. Read More »

Hospitalized Las Vegas gunshot victim stands to greet president

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Gunderson told Inside Edition that he was wounded while trying to save others. "Hi Thomas. How are you?" "President Trump comes in and says "this guy looks tough to me" before shaking his hand". The president and first lady were in Las Vegas on Wednesday to visit with victims and first responders of the worst mass shooting in USA history. Read More »

Girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter points to mental health

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Authorities have described Danley as a person of interest in the case, although they have not suggested that she was involved. Police say he shot at officers as they broke the door, but by the time they made it into the suite, Paddock had committed suicide. Read More »

Financial Update of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

Cmn now has $78.95 billion valuation. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. The stock declined 3.84% or $0.16 reaching $4.14 per share. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) has seen its price went down by -5.49% over the course of one week. The rating was maintained by Mizuho with "Buy" on Thursday, September 28. Read More »

"Irán no respeta el espíritu del acuerdo nuclear" — Trump

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Eso daría lugar a un período de 60 días en el que sería un Congreso delicadamente equilibrado si reimponer sanciones. " Ellos no han cumplido con el espíritu del acuerdo ", dijo ayer el presidente, para quien " el régimen iraní apoya el terrorismo y exporta violencia y caos a todo el Medio Oriente ". Read More »

The final votes, who has the power?

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A complete count of the "special" votes in the New Zealand election is due today. Still, if Peters decides to anoint a Labour-led administration, it would be the first time since proportional representation was introduced in 1996 that the party with the largest share of the vote is excluded from government. Read More »

$750M for '60s Scoop survivors to address 'dark and painful chapter'

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A compensation hearing was set to take place on 11 October but lead claimant Marcia Brown Martel chose to adjourn the court date to pursue pan-Canadian agreement discussions with the government. "This does not close the chapter on the '60s Scoop". "Their stories are heartbreaking", Bennett said. "They have lived their lives not having a secure personal cultural identity". Read More »

Wife Of TN Man Killed In Las Vegas Massacre Speaks Out

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In the time they were together, she says he received dozens of letters from his former patients, praising him for the care he gave. Sonny, 29, wrapped his arm around his wife's back as they took off running. "I was in too much shock to even ask, but I'm very grateful that I wasn't left alone". "He taught me what real love was". "I went into the trauma room and he had already passed, I kissed him and hugged him". Read More »

Russian Defense Ministry refutes reports about downed helicopter in Syria

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The advances against IS in Deir Ezzor have cost a heavy civilian death toll from Russian and coalition air raids. ICRC said it is alarmed by reports of hundreds of civilian casualties and the destruction of hospitals and schools. Russia's military says its jets have been targeting positions of an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria for two straight days, killing seven militant commanders and dozens of fighters. Read More »

Authorities Claim to Have Pursued 'a Thousand Leads' in Las Vegas Shooting

He says authorities are aware the Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but so far there is no evidence that it had a role. "All of the rumors about affiliation have not been helpful". He said detectives were looking at "every aspect" of the gunman's life, from birth to death, in response to a question asking whether there was a potential "obsession" to the month of October - as he bought his guns in October previous year, and had his lawsuit against the Cosmopolitan ... Read More »

SC Collegium opens up to transparency

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The apex court also announced that along with information that will be made available in the court's website, they will also indicate the reasons for the transfer and elevation to High Courts and the top court and also why they recommended and rejected a name for judicial appointment. Read More »

Telangana: TRS wins coal mine workers polls

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Her supporters want her to contest the Assembly seat either from Nizamabad or Medak and play a key role in state politics. The former legislator alleged that large amounts of cash, liquor and gifts were distributed in the coal belt region by some unscrupulous elements during the electioneering. Read More »

PF autua Battisti por evasão de divisas e lavagem de dinheiro

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Battisti foi retido num táxi boliviano no momento em que tentava sair do país, de acordo com nota da PF. Relatos obtidos pela reportagem dizem que Battisti, ao tentar cruzar a fronteira com a Bolívia, também não declarou o dinheiro. Na semana passada, o jornal O Globo noticiou que o governo da Itália apresentou pedido para que o presidente Michel Temer reveja a decisão de Lula. Read More »

Load shedding will continue for a few more days: Bakoria

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The overall shortage is to the tune of 2,000 to 3000 megawatt every day and the situation is likely to persist, they said. "Areas in Pune, Nagpur and Nashik also saw power cuts", said an official. The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has announced load-shedding in parts of Bhandup, Kalyan and Navi Mumbai during morning and evening peak hours.Users in these areas were sent several messages to this effect , As Reported By Hindu . Read More »

BHU student says college mate slapped, dragged her by hair

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He'll be summoned to Delhi. Holding GC Tripathi, the vice-chancellor of Banaras Hindu University (BHU), exclusively responsible for the violence that led to baton charge on girl students on September 23, the chairperson of the National Commission for Women (NCW) Rekha Sharma said on Friday that the commission will submit its report to the government in a week. Read More »

Iniesta Signs new contract, and it's FOR LIFE !

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Iniesta joined Barcelona at the age of 12/b coming through the fames La Masia youth academy. In potted terms, the deal means that Iniesta has pledged (presumably on a rolling basis) the rest of his career to Barca, the club he joined as a 12-year-old boy in 1996, some 21 years ago. Read More »

NRA endorses more regulation on bump stocks that boost guns' firing rates

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The National Rifle Association came out of mass-shooting-triggered social media darkness to issue its first statement on the Las Vegas murder of 58 people. The non-gun-lovers among us - and maybe even a few gun lovers - have learned a couple of new terms over the last few days: "bump stock" and " trigger crank ". Read More »

FEMA Deletes Information About Lack of Water and Electricity in Puerto Rico

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Many communities in the U.S. Caribbean territory are still waiting for power and clean water, and there is concern about other people reaching a breaking point. The aftermath of Hurricane Maria left half of the 3.4 million US citizens in Puerto Rico without clean drinking water and only five percent of the population with electricity. Read More »

Las Vegas PD: Paddock spent decades acquiring ammo, lived secret life

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Officers found the suspect dead in his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino across the street from the concert, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said. High up on the hotel's residential floors, a first responder radioed in: "I'm inside the Mandalay Bay on the 31st floor, I can hear automatic fire coming from one floor ahead. Read More »

Ivana Trump Says She Is the Reason Donald Trump Tweets

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The mother of the president's three adult children told CBS in an interview to be aired this weekend that Mr Trump asked her for her advice on the subject, reports the New York Post . She said he asked her: 'Should I tweet, should I not tweet'. But Ivana Trump , who has a new book called Raising Trump , won't stay silent. President Trump's first wife said during a new interview that she advised him to tweet his message instead of relying on news outlets that might "twist" his ... Read More »