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Analyst Opinion Summary: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), CarMax Inc. (KMX)

The stock rose 1.23% or $0.66 reaching $54.41. The Putnam Investments Llc holds 2.68M shares with $166.56 million value, down from 2.72 million last quarter. (LUV) stock brought in a -$0.24 drop to $53.25. Origin Asset Management Llp increased Southwest Airls Co (LUV) stake by 11.32% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Read More »

US, Japan Naval Forces Conduct Military Exercise

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Japan and the USA launched a joint naval drill Thursday in a show of force aimed at North Korea. More than 14,000 US personnel will participate in the drills and will include the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the guided-missile destroyers USS Stethem, USS Chafee, USS Mustin and a maritime patrol and reconnaissance squadron. Read More »

Why EC objected to the word 'pappu' in BJP's Gujarat poll advertisement

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After CEC meeting, Union Health Minister JP Nadda said the discussion on names for most of the seats for Gujarat election has been done and it will be declared at "appropriate time". Gujarat is going to polls on December 9 and 14. Tiwari claimed that people were looking to the Congress with great hope and the failure of BJP-led governments, both at the Centre and in the state, would give a boost to his party in this civic polls. Read More »

Softwood lumber deal shows no sign of being resolved

A letter from a Canadian lawyer was hand-delivered November 14 to the American NAFTA secretariat in Washington, requesting a panel review "in regard to the final determination of the US Department of Commerce in the countervailing duty investigation of softwood lumber from Canada". Read More »

TCU vs. Texas Tech to fall Under? 11/15/17

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He is not flashy but he gets the job done, leading the conference with 130 tackles last season, the third highest season total in the Gary Patterson era. He then enrolled at TCU early and went through spring practice. Take this with an extreme grain of salt, but it's a fun little stat: Playing on November 18 has traditionally been favorable for the Red Raiders, who are 9-2 in their history on the date heading into this weekend. Read More »

Virat Kohli wants Delhiites to act against growing pollution

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The cricketer says in the video that instead of debating on the causes of pollution , we need to ask ourselves as to what we are doing to combat it. The survey, conducted to assess the harms of high pollution levels in New Delhi between 6 and 11 November, found that around 53 per cent of students were facing respiratory health issues while 51 per cent had aggravated symptoms. Read More »

A cold start today with sunshine this afternoon

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Sustained winds during the day will be out the south at 15-20 miles per hour with gusts up to 30 miles per hour. Highs in the upper 60s with a mix of clouds and sunshine. Overnight lows will dip into the upper 30s to low 40s. Mostly cloudy but dry; best chance of rain in Auburn comes after 6:00 p.m. Temperatures will also be in the 60s. Read More »

BJP Leader Shiv Kumar, Security Guard Shot Dead In Greater Noida

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The BJP leader died instantly. According to media reports, the gunmen overtook Kumar's Fortuner auto in Greater Noida's Bisrakh area and started firing indiscriminately. Reports say that two other occupants of the vehicle were also severely injured. Kumar's auto lost balance and hit a divider after shots were fired. Read More »

Texas sheriff says 'f--- Trump' sticker could lead to prosecution

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But others are defending the truck owner's right to free speech. FOX 26 News knocked on the door of the home of the woman who owns the truck, but she did not care to comment. "We have not threatened anybody with arrest". "I understand I have 12 children of our own, at the same time, what we have on the back of our truck is nothing compared to what you see every day on the music videos, see on TV and video games". Read More »

Pradhyumn's father demands accused be treated as adult, and maximum punishment

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The Juvenile Justice Act was amended in December 2015 in which the new provision of child in conflict with law was included for heinous crimes committed by minors in the age group of 16-18. The murder by the accused juvenile was heinous, horrific and serious in nature, the application filed by the father stated. Ashok Kumar's family had filed a bail plea in the session court . Read More »

Supreme Court's word on Ayodhya dispute final: UP Governor

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While there was no official word from the State government on the meeting, Sri Ravi Shankar described his visit as a "courtesy call" while talking to presspersons. Gautam Vig, a representative of the Art of Living founder said Ravi Shankar was listening to both Hindus and Muslims but no formula has been worked out yet. Read More »

Greece searches for the missing after deadly floods

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has announced a state of national mourning over the "disastrous flood". At least 14 people are dead as a result of the flash flooding. Roads turned into muddy rivers that carried away vehicles, tossing them into piles on roadsides and against fences and buildings. Emergency services' call centres are still inundated with calls from people trapped in cars and trucks. Read More »

Drizzly, mostly cloudy day ahead for Thursday

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Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 13 miles per hour. Monday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Skies are overcast to mostly cloudy and winds are light out of the north around 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Sunday , partly sunny, with a high near 41. The temperatures will be slightly higher than they were on the Wednesday and closer to the seasonal average, with a high forecast in the low 50's and a low in the mid 30s. Read More »

Boris Johnson meets husband of British woman jailed in Iran

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In 2009, the International Chamber of Commerce ordered Britain to repay Iran £450 million ($592 million) for the tanks that were never delivered, but United Nations and European Union sanctions levied against Iran prevented the repayment. Zaghari-Ratcliffe's situation is delicate because Iran doesn't recognize dual citizenship for its nationals. Her plight was exacerbated when Foreign Secretary Johnson falsely told a government committee she was there as to " train journalists ". Read More »

Cambodia: Banning of opposition party a "blatant act of political repression"

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Rights groups said the verdict stripped next year's election of any credibility. The Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) has been seen as a contender to the governing Cambodia People's Party (CPP). He also said he was sure the party would be dissolved, adding: "I dare to bet my life on this happening". More than half the CNRP's members of parliament had already fled Cambodia, fearing detention in a crackdown on Hun Sen's critics, civil rights groups and independent media that began ... Read More »

Olympic weightlifter auctions his gold medal for Iran quake victims

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The houses built by [ordinary] people in the earthquake-stricken Sarpol-e Zahab region have remained standing while the government built residential complexes next to them have easily collapsed, President Hassan Rouhani regretfully told his cabinet Wednesday, November 15, concluding, "That indicates corruption in constructing residential buildings under the government supervision". Read More »

U.S. Now Allows Elephants From Zimbabwe, Zambia To Be Imported

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According to the New York Post , the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed that though the elephants are still listed under the Endangered Species Act , it will still begin to grant permits for importing elephant trophies. "What kind of message does it send to say to the world that poor Africans who are struggling to survive can not kill elephants in order to use or sell their parts to make a living, but that it's just fine for rich Americans to slay the beasts for their tusks to keep ... Read More »

South China Sea | Trump offers to mediate in protracted territorial feud

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China, Taiwan and four of Asean's member-states - Brunei, Malaysia, Philippines , and Vietnam - have claimed ownership of the resource-rich South China Sea , which the Philippines prefers to call West Philippine Sea. Following the eastern giant's refusal to acknowledge the arbitral tribunal ruling, the decision was not mentioned in talks with China. In its place are the words "Chair to provide" in brackets. Read More »

16-year-old arrested for school shooting threat

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Police described the "graphic" video threat as a "continuous rant" that was sent to 40 students during school hours. Police are expected to maintain a stepped-up presence for the rest of the week at four Orange County schools named in an an online shooting threat, despite the arrest of a student who said the post was only a joke. Read More »

Philippines's Duterte urges to fast-track RCEP negotiations

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Manila- Reiterating Indian support for concluding a "balanced" Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday met leaders of the Asia-Pacific region proposing to conclude the RCEP negotiations following 20 earlier rounds of talks. Read More »

Duterte backs Japan in countering North Korea

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North Korea has launched dozens of missiles under the leadership of Kim Jong Un as it accelerates a weapons programme created to give it the ability to target the United States with a powerful, nuclear-tipped missile. Japan and the United States are also likely to urge China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to work toward what some US officials say is "a meaningful, binding, results-oriented code of conduct" to defuse tensions in the South China Sea. Read More »

Should Congress eliminate the individual mandate?

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People who do not fall under either of these categories must buy their own individual health insurance to abide by the 2010 Obamacare mandate. Sen. Orrin Hatch, chairman of the Finance Committee, confirmed late Tuesday he was revising the bill to include repeal of the insurance mandate "to help provide additional relief to low- and middle-income families". Read More »

Homicide detective shot in head in Baltimore, police say

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Reports say the officer was off-duty at the time of the shooting. An email inquiry to city police officials was not immediately answered Wednesday evening. Detectives are still investigating the incident and are at the scene of the crime collecting more information. ATF is offering a $60,000 reward to locate the suspect involved in the shooting. Read More »

'PM Modi-Trump meet shows Indo-US strategic convergence'

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The Indian Prime Minister arrived in the Philippines capital on Sunday for a three-day visit during which he will also attend the 12th East Asia meet on Tuesday. Modi also met newly elected New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. "On this historic occasion, I am confident that Asean will further resolve to work together with one vision, one identity and as one independent community". Read More »

As Delhi chokes, Kejriwal sits on Rs 787 crore green fund

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The state government already had a corpus of Rs 787 crore as on September 30, 2017, according to an RTI query filed by a Delhi resident Sanjeev Jain. The Arvind Kejriwal government said it has spent Rs 93 lakh of the environment cess in 2016, but there was "no mention of any expenditure" in 2017. Read More »

Kapil Sharma halts shoot of Akshay's TV show due to health

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Months after dropping off the radar for treatment, Kapil Sharma recently returned to the public eye and is already making news again. Actor-comedian Kapil Sharma, who has been gearing up for his upcoming movie Firangi , was last seen on a TV reality show Bigg Boss 11 after a long gap from the small screen. Read More »

Salt Lake Police looking for suspect reported to have stabbed neighbor

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The woman, who was not identified, told police she was jogging early Friday when a young male, between the ages of 15 and 30, groped her from behind, FOX13 reported. "She gave chase for a little bit, and then chose to go back home and make the report to police", Wilking said. "We certainly don't want to have another incident like this, and we would like to get this person identified and off the street", Detective Wilking said. Read More »

Natural disaster in South Korea left 1500 homeless, dozens injured

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SEOUL-South Korea postponed its annual university entrance exam by a week on Wednesday after a rare natural disaster rattled the country, shaking buildings and causing damage but no deaths. The weather agency estimated that a total of 42 aftershocks occurred as of 10:30 a.m. Thursday morning. The country's most powerful quake occurred past year near the city of Gyeongju, just 20 miles south of Pohang, recording a 5.8 magnitude. Read More »

Army medic at Fort Campbell accused in rape, death of infant daughter

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Police said the child's father, 22-year-old Christopher Conway , was responsible for her assault and death. The infant was pronounced deceased at 9 a.m. In one image, the twins are seen tucked into the pockets of their father's uniform. Wednesday morning, the yard was marked by two things: A white cutout Nativity silhouette of Joseph, Mary and Jesus in a manger, and the remnants of crime scene tape ripped from a fire hydrant. Read More »

Nearly 1.5 million people signed up for Obamacare plans so far: CMS

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Signing up for health insurance under the government's marketplace exchange is going on right now, but you have less time to make a decision for coverage in 2018 then you did previous year. Republicans including House Speaker Paul Ryan have said they will try again next year to repeal the law, which has extended health insurance coverage to 20 million more Americans but which has always been seen by Republicans as costly government overreach. Read More »