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Philip Roth, American author and Pulitzer-winner dies at 85


He caught the attention of the literary world in 1959 with Goodbye, Columbus . In a rare interview with the New York Times , published in January 2018, Roth had some scathing remarks about the current POTUS. When Roth won the 2011 Man Booker International, chair of the judges Rick Gekoski said: "His career is remarkable in that he starts at such a high level, and keeps getting better". Read More »

White House may address North Korea, latest on Russia probe


Schiff and other committee Democrats were furious and argued that Republicans had not subpoenaed many witnessed they considered essential to the committee's work. "If they had spies in my campaign that would be a disgrace to this country", Trump told reporters Tuesday. "That would be one of the biggest insults anyone has ever seen", he added. Read More »

Democrats Won't Get Data on Trump Campaign Intel Source


Democrats will be shut out of a White House-brokered meeting during which Justice Department officials will tell two House GOP chairmen about an intelligence source who provided information about President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign . Read More »

Prince William Pays Tribute to Manchester Bombing Victims at Memorial Service


Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable were also there. Prince William was welcomed with a round of applause before the beginning of the service. Later, over 3000 singers from local choirs will come together for the "Manchester Together - With One Voice" event in the city's Albert Square. Rashford, from Wythenshawe in the south of the city, wrote on United's website of his memories of growing up in Manchester and what it ... Read More »

Ryan Reynolds originally thought Deadpool 2's mid-credits scenes were 'cheating'


During our interview with screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick they confirmed that, "There's going to be a version of the DVD that's all new jokes, the entire movie", including the now-infamous "killing baby Hitler" scene. Have you seen Deadpool 2? After the film was released, Reese and Wernick did confirm that the scene was in fact canon , so Vanessa is safe and sound in the X-Men universe. Read More »

Kumaraswamy wants long-term relations with Congress: Surjewala


With the focus henceforth on the parliamentary elections , the BJP will not worry much on what will happen in the hung assembly or how long the Congress-JD-S coalition government will last, now with a combined strength of 115 seats. Sensing an impending defeat in the absence of the requisite numbers, Yeddyurappa, who headed the 55-hour-long BJP government, resigned before the trust motion was put to vote. Read More »

Bahrain backs USA strategy vis-a-vis Iran


At the same time, Pompeo offered Iran a series of dramatic potential USA concessions if it agrees to make "major changes". Iranian officials have said the EU's adopted mechanisms should be enforced by August 8 when U.S. Federica Mogherini , the high representative of the European Union, explained that Europeans will remain committed to "full and effective implementation" of the JCPOA so long as Iran upholds its commitments. Read More »

BJP spent Rs 6.500 cr in Karnataka elections: Congress


The ceremony to be held on Wednesday at 4.30 pm will be attended byBSP leader Mayawati, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, Telangana Chief Minister K. Congress will retain both the two Lok Sabha seats of Manipur and BJP has no capacity to wrest even a single Lok Sabha seat, he added. Imposition of President's Rule would have been the right thing to do in Karnataka, where assembly elections threw up a hung verdict with no party getting ... Read More »

Border Patrol Questions 2 US Citizens for Speaking Spanish in Montana


The incident happened in the early hours of Wednesday, after Ana Suda and Mimi Hernandez stepped out to get some eggs and milk for their children at a gas station convenience store in Havre, about 30 miles south of the Canadian border. "I want my daughter to be able to speak Spanish if she wants to without feeling bad", Suda told ABC-7. U.S. Border and Customs Patrol officials are reviewing the incident, they told the Post; however, the agency must address how racial bias or ... Read More »

Nobukazu Kuriki: Everest climber dies on eighth failed quest for summit


Reuters reported that it was Kuriki's eighth attempt at climbing the mountain. He was then found dead at base camp two at 7,400 metres on the 8,850-metre mountain. Born in Hokkaido, Kuriki climbed the highest peaks of six continents, falling one short of entering the elite club of climbers who have scaled the highest summits on all seven continents. Read More »

Texas School Shooting Suspect Has Reportedly Confessed


Pagourtzis is being held without bond at the Galveston County Jail. "He kept making advances on her and she repeatedly told him no", Rodriguez said over Facebook Messenger. Late Friday afternoon, Pagourtzis appeared before Galveston County Magistrate Judge Mark Henry. This is the 22nd United States school shooting so far this year, and the third instance in eight days in which a gunman was on a school campus. Read More »

Price Target Overview of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)

Another recent and important Saratoga Investment Corp. Capital Bank & Trust Co now owns 827 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $121,000 after acquiring an additional 517 shares during the period. Punch & Associate Inv Mngmt Incorporated has invested 0.26% in OFS Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:OFS). Jacobs Levy Equity Management, New Jersey-based fund reported 251,753 shs. Read More »

Intel Corporation — Hot Trending Stock

During the last month, the stock has changed -2.34% and performed 6.37% over the last 6 months. About shares traded. Telecorp, Inc. Since May 16, 2017 INTC has risen 44.65% and is uptrending. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 7th will be issued a dividend of $0.30 per share. Sumitomo Life Ins invested 1.17% of its portfolio in Intel Corporation ( NASDAQ : INTC ). Read More »

Holidaymaker's pool comparison picture goes viral


The large pool depicted online was just a small hot-tub that was above the ground and it looked terrible, to say the least. Jessica Kershaw tweeted a side-by-side comparison of the pool with the caption "Our hotel pool in Vietnam, vs reality". Read More »

Renewable Energy Group (REGI) Downgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

The S&P 500 was up 0.3 per cent, with materials, up 0.9 per cent, consumer cyclicals, up 0.6 per cent, and consumer staples, up 0.5 per cent, the index's best sectors. I's price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 98.39. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 162,447 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $1,974,000 after purchasing an additional 65,523 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Rio Tinto gets greenlight for automated iron ore trains in Australia


Australia's Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator has approved the autonomous operation of trains at Rio Tinto's business in the west of the country. "(The regulator) has granted Rio Tinto accreditation for the autonomous operation of trains, after it provided evidence of its competency and capacity to manage the risks to rail safety associated with this technology", he said. Read More »

The Executive Committee of WADA was not restored by RUSADA


WADA Director General Olivier Niggli said that RUSADA's status had remained " unchanged " after WADA's Executive Committee met behind closed doors on Wednesday. RUSADA has been at the centre of a standoff between WADA and Russian Federation ever since the body's suspension in November 2015 following revelations of a vast doping scandal involving Moscow's main drug-testing laboratory.WADA is adamant that RUSADA will continue to be ruled non-compliant until Russian Federation accepts the ... Read More »

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Director Jody Freeman Sells 3716 Shares

Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec now owns 840,000 shares of the energy producer's stock worth $42,219,000 after purchasing an additional 406,600 shares during the last quarter. Huntington Commercial Bank reported 0.12% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Capital Guardian Trust Company, which manages about $7.06B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Whirlpool Corp (NYSE:WHR) by 4,600 shares to 243,882 shares, valued at $41.13 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

Philip Morris International (PM) Price Target Cut to $100.00

Finally, TheStreet cut Philip Morris International from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 20th. The stock decreased 2.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $3.77. PM was included in 5 notes of analysts from September 12, 2016. Pettee Invsts owns 2,243 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. Once the concept of beta is understood, an investor can intuitively determine whether or not a particular stock has a high or low beta. Read More »

Key Segments of the Global Aircraft Electric Taxiing Systems Market


This report recognizes that in this rapidly-evolving and competitive environment, up-to-date marketing information is essential to monitor performance and make critical decisions for growth and profitability. This independent 170 pages report guarantees you will remain better informed than your competition. The report's analysis is based on technical data and industry figures sourced from the most reputable databases. Read More »

Georgia GOP Candidate's 'Deportation Bus,' Like His Campaign, Breaks Down

Michael Williams , former state co-chair for Donald Trump's presidential campaign says in the ad that his bus will send undocumented immigrants "home". "We certainly would not blame this on ANTIFA or others who are openly plotting to damage or destroy the bus", Weathers said, referencing anti-fascist activists. Read More »

Emma tops the charts for baby names - again


While numerous most popular names stayed the same, the state-by-state breakdown reveals some interesting trends. Liam and Emma were also the top baby names in the entire country for 2017. The top five boy names, in order, are Liam , Noah , Lucas, Elijah and Matthew. It's the first decision parents get to make for their babies: the name. Read More »

Delta Air Lines (DAL) Holdings Decreased by Affinity Investment Advisors LLC

About 793,477 shares traded. Below is a list of Delta Air Lines, Inc . BlackRock MuniYield Investment Fund (MYF) has declined 11.48% since May 16, 2017 and is downtrending. Parallax Volatility Advisers Limited Partnership has 15,320 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Paradigm Asset Limited Liability Com holds 0.74% of its portfolio in Delta Air Lines, Inc . Read More »

Fly With Meghan And Harry This Weekend


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will tie the knot on Saturday 19 May at Windsor Castle - but don't worry if your invite got lost in the post, Bistrot Pierre is giving Mere Green's own couples with the same name a free delicious two course meal and a bottle of fizz. Read More »

Airlines must continue to accept service animals, says U.S. transport dep't


The Transportation Department said it would focus on ensuring that U.S. carriers continue to accept the most commonly used service animals - dogs, cats, and miniature horses. These comfort animals, which didn't require specified training, sometimes upset other passengers. The agency also will allow airlines to impose "reasonable restrictions" on the movement of emotional-support animals in a plane's cabin. Read More »

United Kingdom broadband speeds much slower than advertised


The watchdog surveyed 235,000 users across the United Kingdom, and discovered that that on average, customers are paying for speeds of up to 38Mbps per second, but actually only receiving half that (19Mbps). 'Customers need clear, concise and accurate information in order to make an informed choice'. Meanwhile, an investigation by Ofcom has found that four million households in Britain are paying more for standard internet packages which are up to 100 per cent more expensive than ... Read More »

Verizon Communications (VZ) Issues Earnings Results

VZ underperformed by 15.27% the S&P500. Mawer Investment Mgmt Ltd stated it has 1.45% of its capital in Verizon Communications Inc . Hamlin Capital Management Llc bought 73,535 shares as the company's stock declined 11.79% with the market. Read More »

Vaughan David Investments INC Maintains Stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Let's shift the focus and look at some historical stock price action on shares of Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI). The stock of Shutterfly, Inc. Vista Capital Prtn reported 2,227 shares. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii has invested 2.9% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). When they sold shares, the stock underperformed 5.4%. Read More »