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Will you have a New Year's resolution?


Tell the truth. We don't spit out stories without bothering to call the people involved in them and asking for their side of an issue. Once you have set a resolve, shape up your plans around it and also set a timeline for yourself, to keep you on on your toes. Read More »

17 killed as bomber targets Afghan district official's funeral


According to reports, the blast left 13 others injured. Initially, officials stated a suicide bomber was responsible for the attack, but later said the explosive device was attached to a motorcycle and detonated remotely. Provincial health director Najib Kamawal confirmed the toll. On Christmas day, six civilians were killed in an attack near a compound used by Afghanistan's intelligence agency . Read More »

Hess Corporation (HES) EPS Estimated At $

The stock increased 2.91% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $23.71. About 3.23 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 80.48% the S&P500. Kornitzer Cap Management Ks reported 353,520 shares or 0.31% of all its holdings. It also reduced its holding in Michaels Cos Inc/The (NASDAQ:MIK) by 15,141 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 26,859 shares, and cut its stake in Itau Unibanco H (NYSE:ITUB). Read More »

36 dead, 17 injured in bus-truck collision in Kenya


The accident occurred at 3am on Sunday (midnight Saturday GMT) on the Nakuru-Eldoret highway. Police say the drivers of both vehicles were among the dead, as well as a three-year-old child. According to reports, the mishap left 30 people killed onspot while six others died later on while undergoing treatment at hospital. Road deaths tend to increase during the holiday period when people travel to visit relatives. Read More »

Were Analysts Bullish East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) This Week?

The SI to East West Bancorp's float is 2.25%. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $18.71. Shares of Great Western Bancorp ( NYSE GWB ) traded up $1.31 during trading on Friday, hitting $40.41. (NASDAQ:EWBC) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Piper Jaffray. As per Friday, April 7, the company rating was upgraded by Citigroup. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Friday, October 23. Read More »

Man found with guns, ammunition in Houston hotel room


A man with a small arsenal of weapons was arrested by Houston police inside the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Houston on Sunday morning. Houston Police Department spokesman Victor Cintillas told CBS News that an officer was working another job at the hotel when alerted by management that a guest was harassing other guests. Read More »

'Multiple' Deputies Hit in Colorado Shooting, Officials Say


The scene is active and people are advised to avoid the area. They are reporting a Code Red has been sent out regarding the incident. Denver7's Meghan Lopez arrived on scene and reported hearing gunshots ring out in the distance. She also noted several roads were closed in the area due to the police response. A Code Red has been issued for the area and residents have been told by officials to shelter in place until the suspect has been caught. Read More »

President-elect Weah Says Liberia Vows to Fight Corruption

He said Weah's election was a victory for Liberian football and the people for choosing an ex-international who served the country very well. He is calling on investors to consider the struggling nation, saying it's open for business, and calling on Liberians overseas to return home. Read More »

New Year's Rockin' Eve 2018: Camila Cabello, Nick Jonas, more to perform


Before the Fourth of July comes around though, Mariah will be returning to perform at "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin" Eve' , a year after her disastrous performance at the same event . In addition, Lucy Hale will return to host live from New Orleans , this time with Imagine Dragons and Walk the Moon performing, while Seacrest and McCarthy will be joined by Ciara for the Hollywood party. Read More »

Forest sack Warburton after Sunderland defeat


Nottingham Forest have, in all likeliness, become the last Football League club to sack their manager in 2017 after they chose to axe Mark Warburton on New Year's Eve.Happy New Year Mark.! Saturday's home loss to Sunderland proved to be the final straw for Forest's new ownership. Read More »

Amit Shah to review poll preparations for Karnataka


A review of the progress by the legislators would also be undertaken by Shah. "The list will be finalised and announced only after high command's final approval", he added while addressing workers at "Parivartana Yatra" at Shivamogga yesterday. Read More »

Suspects in Family's Gruesome Murder Identified


The two pleaded not guilty to the crime. Justin Mann is named as the first suspect in the proceedings. The suspects are slated to appear in court January 4, 2018. "It's going to devastate us for a very, very long time", Symes said Thursday. Shanise Myers, five, was found dead along with her family. The Troy City School District, partnering with the Boys and Girls Club, planned to offer grief counseling Friday morning at Troy Middle School. Read More »

Light plane reportedly carrying six passengers crashes in NSW river


Sydney Seaplanes offers scenic flights over Sydney tourist attractions and waterways including the Opera House , the Harbour Bridge and Pittwater, as well as the Hawkesbury River region. The crash landing has been described as a " ditching " by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau, who are investigating the incident. The plane disappeared while flying a party of five from Cottage Point to Rose Bay, which should only have taken about 20 minutes. Read More »

Ashton Agar Added To Aussie Squad For SCG Test


That one match against Victoria, which came on a similarly lifeless MCG pitch to the one which has been slammed in the fallout from the Boxing Day Test draw, is the only red-ball cricket Agar has played since featuring in September's Bangladesh tour. Read More »

PM Modi says cleanliness survey to begin on January 4


Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hoped that new India will be free from the poison of casteism, communalism, terrorism, corruption, filth and poverty and exhorted youth of the country to come forward and deliberate on how New India will be formed. Read More »

Meghan Markle's sister hits out over Prince Harry's Christmas comment

Prior to becoming one half of one of the world's most headline-grabbing romances, Meghan was a successful actress, and had roles in movies as well as her long-running part in hit TV show Suits . Harry later said that Markle "has done an absolutely wonderful job" getting acquainted with his family. A source told The Sun that Markle "fit the role of a Bond girl perfectly" because "she's glamorous and sexy and a good actress". Read More »

Sam Hubbard leaving early for National Football League draft

Ohio State defensive end Sam Hubbard will forgo his final year of eligibility and enter the 2018 NFL Draft. But previous year in a 31-0 blowout in the Fiesta Bowl, Clemson's Watson, the future No. It doesn't exactly help Kanell's case that Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett also set a Big Ten record for career total offense that was formerly held by Drew Brees. Read More »

Israel blames Iran for missiles fired from Gaza


All three attacks were carried out in response to the high trajectory rocket fire that was aimed at the Sha'ar HaNegev Regional Councils and Sdot Negev, the IDF said. Whilst the rockets are often fired by fringe Islamist groups, Israel holds its rulers responsible for any attacks from the territory. The rockets on Friday were the first to be sent since December 18 where a two-week barrage shook Southern Israel. Read More »

Olympic Steel (ZEUS) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.13

D L Carlson Investment Group Inc decreased At&T Inc (T) stake by 23.39% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Accern also assigned news headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.7373394582014 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Read More »

Russian tankers fuelled North Korea via transfers at sea


In a statement earlier Saturday officials said Russian Federation has fully and strictly observed the sanctions against the regime . It came in response to a Reuters report citing two separate, unidentified western European security sources who said ship-to-ship transfers took place in October and November and represented a breach of sanctions . Read More »

Doug Jones says win is 'new chapter' for state


Alabama election officials already said Thursday that Jones would be certified the victor of the election, despite Moore's lawsuit . According to a release from the Moore campaign, "The goal of the complaint is to preserve evidence of potential election fraud and to postpone the certification of Alabama's Special Election by Secretary of State John Merrill until a thorough investigation of potential election fraud, that improperly altered the outcome of this election, is conducted". Read More »

Militants attack CRPF camp in J&K, three troopers injured


Three jawans have suffered injuries in the gunbattle and they have been rushed to the hospital, reports claim. According to emerging reports, Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Hizbul Mujahideen hand suspected behind the attack. Two months later, three suicide attackers carrying a massive arsenal of guns and explosives broke into a Border Security Force (BSF) camp near the Srinagar airport before dawn and opened fire, killing one soldier. Read More »

Solo climbers banned from climbing Everest


The decision has been taken in order to reduce the number of deaths on the world's highest mountain, the Guardian reported. Under the amended regulation, the government will also issue Mt Everest climbing certificates to high-altitude Nepali guides and workers hired by foreign climbers. Read More »

2 policemen among 3 dead in Egypt church attack


Ten people died when gunmen tried to storm a church south of Cairo , but were intercepted by police. It is now unknown whether he is one of the three casualties. The Coptic Church said the gunman first shot at a Christian-owned shop 4 km (3 miles) away, killing two people, before proceeding to the Mar Mina church in the southern Cairo suburb of Helwan, according to Reuters . Read More »

Thousands without power, with warnings of more ice to come


In its newest alerts, Environment Canada says a strengthening storm just west of Washington State will be sending warm, moist air into the Fraser Valley region, causing more freezing rain for Abbotsford, mixed with winter storm warning for Chilliwack and Hope. Read More »

Security Guards Fatally Shot at Las Vegas Casino


Robert Plummer told reporters outside the scene of the shooting. The incident occurred at a hotel room at Arizona Charlie's Decatur Hotel and Casino in the early hours of Saturday (30 December) morning. After the shooting, the suspected shooter ran to a nearby residence and shot himself. The shooting comes a day before law enforcement officers expect tens of thousands of New Year's Eve revelers on the Strip and three months after the city dealt with the deadliest mass shooting in modern ... Read More »

St Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect arrested


Russian authorities say they have detained a suspect believed to be responsible for this week's supermarket blast in St. Petersburg. The explosion took place Wednesday at a Perekrestok supermarket in St. The attack came as Putin signed a new law on Friday toughening sentences for terrorist recruitment following a mass enlistment of thousands of fighters from Russian Federation and former Soviet states by ISIS. Read More »

Two mass graves found in Raqa


They moved, clearly, into the Middle Euphrates River Valley. Excavation was continuing, state media said. The bodies were discovered based on information provided by residents near Wawi in the west of the province, which borders Turkey. The Kremlin announced on Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a deal on the expansion of the Russian naval facility in the Syrian port city of Tartus. Read More »

President Trump Condemns IS Attack on Egypt Church


Egyptians will celebrate The Coptic Christmas Eve as scheduled on 6 January, said the Egyptian Coptic Church Spokesperson Paul Halem in an interview with an Egyptian TV Program Saturday. He saw people running and some of them went to hide from the gunfire inside a nearby restaurant. "He started shooting as soon as the police appeared". Read More »

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) Insider Sells 30000 Shares of Stock

Moreover, Lathrop Investment Management Corp has 4.34% invested in Illinois Tool Works Inc . The stock increased 0.19% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $166.67. (NYSE:ITW) to report earnings on January, 24. Bragg Advsr has 1,400 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. ITW's profit will be $555.01 million for 25.73 P/E if the $1.62 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

Pak opposition bits and pieces to Sharif's' s rush to Saudi


It is pertinent to note here that earlier in the day, Nawaz Sharif left Saudi Arabia to join his brother, Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and fellow party leader Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique. Meanwhile, PTI chief Imran Khan also reiterated his support for the PAT chief on Friday, saying Model Town incident is a humanitarian issue and he will always stand by Qadri in raising voice against the injustice. Read More »

Israel says it succeeded in bid to withdraw from UNESCO by 2019


Denying reports that Israel has missed the deadline for leaving UNESCO, its ambassador to the worldwide body said it has successfully handed in its notice of departure effective 2019. UNESCO is best known for its work to preserve heritage, including maintaining a list of World Heritage sites, and programmes to promote education in developing countries. Read More »

Pak used Jadhav-family meet as propaganda


The meeting was the first between Jadhav and his family since he was arrested by Pakistan in March 2016 after allegedly entering the country from Iran. They asked his mother what are your feelings after meeting your killer son? In identical statements in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, Swaraj said India has conveyed its objections to Pakistan in a note verbale yesterday over the way it had conducted Jadhav's meeting with his mother and wife in Islamabad earlier this week. Read More »