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Snow to Fall on Chicago Area This Weekend

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It is forecast to end early in the metro area but lake effect snow showers will continue in northwest in through the afternoon. We'll see isolated snow showers, mostly in northern in, by late Friday night with better chances for snow here in the Indy Metro by the early morning hours Saturday. Read More »

Analysts See Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE) Rising 32

Insiders sold a total of 62,891 shares of company stock worth $3,510,342 in the last three months. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 69,830 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,189,800. Also, COO Vincent Retort sold 30,706 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 28th. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief operating officer now directly owns 110,770 shares in the company, valued at $6,032,534.20. Read More »

Trump Bashes WashPost Reporter for Tweet on Florida Rally Crowd Size

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Trump was upset at a since-deleted tweet from politics reporter Dave Weigel‏ that appeared to mock the president for declaring the rally "packed to the rafters" on Friday night. "They have an obligation to get the story straight", he said. Weigel didn't engage Trump, though. "I deleted the photo after @dmartosko told me I'd gotten it wrong". Read More »

South Korea allocates budget for 'decapitation unit'

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Air Force might have enhanced its training to better prepare for actual warfare", he said. China , North Korea's neighbour and lone major ally, has again urged calm and says war is not the answer as Pyongyang said military drills involving the USA and South Korean forces made war "an established fact". Read More »

Chance the Rapper tries his hand as a WGN weatherman

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Chance The Rapper is a jack of all trades, but now he's just added a new skill to his ever-growing set with his first foray into. meteorology! "St. "Also tonight, light snow, low 23 (degrees)". They actually have different DNA, like people. He also grabs an "invisibility cloak" that disappears as he brings it into the shot and wraps it around himself. Read More »

Egypt's Coptic Church shuns US Mike Pence's visit citing Trump's Jerusalem announcement

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Pope Tawadros of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Sea of St. Mark rejected to meet with U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence, who will visit Egypt on December 20, announced Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church in a Saturday statement. "The United States has crossed all the red lines with the Jerusalem decision", he added. Jibril Rajoub, a senior member of Abbas' Fatah party, said Pence was "not welcome in Palestine". Read More »

Ventura family searches through rubble left by raging Thomas Fire

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The Thomas Fire grew to 143,000 acres on Friday in steep terrain of Ventura County as firefighters worked to contain the 16th largest fire in state history. Proclaiming a local state of emergency ensures that all county resources are available for fire control and supporting activities and can facilitate state and federal reimbursement for emergency response costs. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief defends agency after Trump says it's in "tatters"

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Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, noted to Wray that FBI agent Peter Strzok was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation last summer after discovering he had sent anti-Trump text messages to his mistress. Chabot. You bet we make mistakes. The senior Democrat on the committee, Rep. But agency director Christopher Wray says, "My experience has been that our reputation is quite good". Read More »

Moore's Judicial History Precludes Him From Senate — George Will

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A separate tweet from the liberal group showed the truck rolling through Pensacola, Fla., where Trump was rallying for the controversial Alabama Senate candidate ahead of Tuesday's special election. Need your vote to Make America Great Again! He continued: "We want jobs, jobs, jobs, so get out and vote for Roy Moore ". However, the president's daughter-in-law Lara Trump via robocall invited some Alabama voters to the rally in Florida. Read More »

Connecticut Sen. Blumenthal speaks out against concealed carry legislation

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The bill, which has already passed the House of Representatives, would force all 50 states to honor concealed carry permits from other states. "Anybody with a permit from another state with much less stringent requirements could come into CT, walk into the convention center, or Rensselaer Stadium with a concealed gun, using another state's permit, possibly with a domestic violence conviction or mental health issues", Sen. Read More »

Palestinian leader won't meet Pence in snub over Jerusalem move

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She demanded that the UN Security Council address this critical issue without delay, urging the worldwide community to reaffirm its clear and legal stance on Jerusalem and reject all violations against it. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas welcomed global condemnation of US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital Friday, According to the Palestinian Authority's Wafa news outlet. Read More »

Crews work through night; Lilac Fire now 20% contained

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Thousands of North County residents fled their homes after the blaze broke out for unknown reasons at about 11:25 a.m. Thursday just west of Interstate 15 and north of Lilac Road in Pala Mesa amid gusty, arid weather. West Lilac Road and Sullivan Middle School. Area south of Reche Road, west of Interstate 15, east of Green Canyon Road and South Mission Road, and north of state Route 76. Read More »

Two ancient tombs uncovered in Egypt

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Anani pointed out that later in the day, for the first time since 1961, the Holy of Holies (innermost sanctuary) of Amun Ra will be opened in the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut in al-Deir al-Bahari. The tombs date back about 3,500 years and are located on the west bank of the river Nile. ABC News reported that 450 statues were found inside of one tomb, which also had a mummy. Read More »

Record Da Vinci painting to be exhibited at Louvre Abu Dhabi

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According to Reuters news agency, a UAE government official confirmed the painting belonged to the Abu Dhabi government and would be put on display at the Louvre Abu Dhabi. Interchange by Willem de Kooning-which changed hands privately in 2015-had also previously held the title of the painting with the highest known sale price, at US$300 million. Read More »

Reflect upon human rights

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As we join the world in honouring the timeless gift to humankind, it should be a time for those in power to take time and reflect, not just on the significance of the day, but, more importantly, to acknowledge the huge debt owed to future generations to make the world a better place for all. Read More »

Rodger Saffold nominated for Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

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The victor will be announced in Minneapolis at NFL Honors, a two-hour prime time awards special to air nationally on February 3rd, the night before Super Bowl LII, from 7:00 p.m.to 9:00 p.m. This past May, Enunwa received the United Way of New York City's Hometown Hero award. Just by being nominated, Saffold will receive $30,000 to donate to the charity of his choice. Read More »

First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) EPS Estimated At $0.28

The average 1-year price target for (LNT) reveals an average price target of $42.5 per share. Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) has risen 35.38% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. Its down 0.31, from 1.35 in 2017Q1. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd. First Horizon National's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 32.14%. Read More »

Putin Inaugurates Yamal LNG's Operations

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Russian Federation is the world's biggest gas producer, but most of its exports are via pipeline rather than LNG, a super-cooled fuel that can be transported by ship. The site is operated by Yamal LNG company, owned by Novatek (50.1 percent), Total (20 percent), CNPC (20 percent) and Silk Road Fund (9.9 percent). Read More »

Fukras celebrate Fukrey Returns' success with Salman Khan!

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This was not the highlight, the interesting part was Shilpa Shinde imitating Hina. Here are the highlights of what happened: Salman paid tribute to Shashi Kapoor The veteran actor had passed away on December 4 and this is the first Weekend Ka Vaar episode after that. Read More »

Ram Charan's Rangasthalam 1985 first look poster is here

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Being directed by Sukumar, the film features Ram Charan in his maiden rural avatar. The makers also have got rid of the 1985 number from the title and stick with Rangasthalam title. Hope the makers will release some teasers and trailers very soon to satisfy cravings of audiences. After playing a cop in Dhruva in 2016, Ram Charan is all set to show us a different side to him in Rangasthalam 1985. Read More »

Nepal polls: Left alliance wins 26 seats

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Likewise, the Nepali Congress (NC) has won in five federal constituencies and is leading in 20 constituencies. The Left alliance is leading in most of the seats where elections were held in the first phase, officials added. Final results of the election, Nepal's first under its republican constitution approved by a special Constituent Assembly in 2015, could take around 10 days due to cumbersome counting procedures. Read More »

Trump to undergo health exam and release results

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Dry mouth? Secret dentures? Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the announcement in the wake of what she called "pretty ridiculous questions" about the president's health following a speech on moving the USA embassy to Jerusalem Wednesday. Read More »

Republicans Press FBI Director on Whether Agents Are Politically Biased

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But if his dislike for Trump was severe enough to require dismissing him from the current probe, what about the one in which he was a key figure previous year? "The FBI is investigating whether "'improper political considerations" led to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton not being prosecuted for mishandling classified material. Read More »

2 off-duty officers struck and killed while helping at wreck scene

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Maryland state police reported that an off-duty law enforcement officer contacted them around 10 p.m.to report a single-vehicle collision on the highway. Police say they ended up in the northbound lanes. According to officials, one officer died on the scene and the other was transported to Suburban Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Read More »

Iraq is 'fully liberated' from ISIS, its military says

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Al Abadi announced in a press conference that the remaining Iraqi region under the IS control, nearby the Iraqi border with Syria, was now under complete control of Iraq's armed forces. IS fighters overran almost a third of Iraqi territory, including Mosul, the country's second largest city, in the summer of 2014. On Thursday, Russia's defence ministry said its mission in support of the Syrian regime to oust IS jihadists had been "accomplished" and the country was "completely liberated". Read More »

China warns its citizens in Pakistan of possible Taliban attacks

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The alleged threat has come at a time when China is investing $60 billion in infrastructure under Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative. and energy projects in Pakistan. "Although Pakistan badly needs Chinese money , Beijing is in no mood to let such withdrawals set a precedent". He added that they want to "create hurdles, and this is one way of doing that". Read More »

NY governor Andrew Cuomo's office dismisses Federal Bureau of Investigation probe as 'charade'

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Nelson A. Rockefeller. The Albany Times Union first reported that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking at Cuomo's longstanding practice of hiring employees for his office but paying them through other state agencies. Attorney's Office for New York's Eastern District declined comment. "In this environment, anyone can ask about anything", Azzopardi said. That's a move that makes the Democrat's staff and budget look smaller than they really are. Read More »

Indian PM wishes Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday

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Gandhi also met a number of leaders including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, and accepted their greetings. They said that the party men needed to learn from her sacrifices. Many Congress leaders also wished her with bouquets. Gandhi, the widow of former Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi who became the head of Congress party in 1998, is likely to hand over the reins to his son Rahul Gandhi next week. Read More »