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Congress Names Candidates For Meghalaya, Tripura Assembly Polls

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The Congress announced names of candidates for 57 out of 60 seats in the Assembly polls in which Chief Minister Mukul Sangma would contest from two seats – Songsak and Ampati.In the list published today, South Shillong represented by Sanbor Shullai and Pynthormukhrah by AL Hek, who have recently joined the BJP , and Khliehriat constituencies have been left vacant. Read More »

Brokers Issue Forecasts for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's FY2017 Earnings (TSE:CP)

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CNR has been the subject of several research analyst reports. The stock of Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE: CNI ) earned "Buy" rating by Raymond James on Tuesday, August 11. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 544,912,484 with a reported 30,026,899 bought and 23,059,765 sold. This buyback authorization authorizes the transportation company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Read More »

Pakistan military rescuing stranded climbers in Himalayas

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Janusz Majer, who helped prepare the Polish expedition team now scaling K2, said that messages sent by Revol said Mackiewicz was suffering from snow blindness and frostbite. A GoFundMe web page set up to raise the estimated 50,000 euros ($62,000) required to pay for the rescue operation costs reached its target in four hours. Read More »

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

About 369,166 shares traded. (HCOM) has risen 17.14% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 44.38% the S&P500. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 25th. Read More »

Joakim Noah taking personal leave of absence from Knicks

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When asked if Noah was OK, coach Jeff Hornacek said: "We're not going to comment on that stuff". The Knicks were deliberately vague on the details of Noah's absence, especially since Noah attended Wednesday's practice in Denver. The contract is considered largely untradeable for now. The Knicks are acting like Noah may not be available for an extended period of time because they recalled rookie shooting guard Damyean Dotson from the G-League to replace Noah on the active roster. Read More »

Dying teen to get last wish: Marry high school girlfriend

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I'm extremely excited, ' Sierra told DailyMail of their upcoming nuptials. "I got the job". So, he said, he made it official - treating her to dinner Thursday night, presenting her with roses and popping that special question. He's done as much as he could since he got the news. Doctors said there isn't anything they can do. Sometimes it can develop in the kidneys and lungs. Read More »

Amarin Corporation plc, AMRN, NASDAQ:AMRN

It has outperformed by 59.49% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months positive chart setup for the $1.10B company. Westside Investment Management Inc. Drw Limited Com owns 0.06% invested in Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) for 55,400 shares. Stratos Wealth Prns Limited has 0.48% invested in Amgen Inc. Read More »

Is a fair immigration compromise possible out of failed Schumer shutdown?

Republicans in this poll oppose the program, though Democrats and independents are in support. "Should these issues not be resolved by the time the funding bill before us expires on February 8, so long as the government remains open, it would be my intention to take up legislation here in the Senate that would address DACA , border security and related issues as well as disaster relief", McConnell said on the Senate floor. Read More »

PM Modi to address 6th World Government Summit at Dubai

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The meeting lasted for over half-an-hour. Modi's visit to Palestine comes less than a month after he hosted his counterpart from Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, who was on his maiden tour to India from January 14 to 19. The state visit, from February 9-12, will also take him to Palestine and Oman, the ministry of external affairs (MEA) said in a statement. Bilateral trade, which saw a decline during 2014-15 and 2015-16, has resumed its upward trend with an increase of 3.6 per cent from Dollars ... Read More »

Local charter schools celebrate choice week

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Families choose charter schools because they are looking for the best academic program that meets the needs of their children. The student application for Ascend opened January 1 and closes February 28. Over 1500 students, parents, and educators celebrated some of the success of school choice advocacy, like the addition of an online curriculum, signed into law in 2017. Read More »

NCAA president reportedly told of Michigan State sexual assaults in 2010

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They say that Kathy Redmond, the founder of the National Coalition Against Violent Athletes sent a letter to Emmert that expressed concerns regarding Michigan State University. According to their report the letter indicated that there were 37 reports of sexual assaults by MSU athletes. Since he took over the program in "2007, at least 16 MSU football players have been accused of sexual assault or violence against women, according to interviews and public records", according to the report. Read More »

SoulCalibur VI Has a Brand-New Character Named Groh

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That back-to-basics approach will probably be good news for fans of the game's core cast of characters, but bad news for fans of younger, more recent fighters like Talim and Tira. Fortunately for Groh , it is not the only the returning characters who will have their respective super moves as the new game character will have his own, too. Read More »

Celebrity Big Brother's Andrew goes on disgusting rant against Ann

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The reality star claimed he got so defensive because she had brought his family into the argument. "At the time I was heated, and I had not received a letter from my family saying they were proud of me. "It is a position that is normally adopted for a sexual objective". And she chose Andrew, telling him: "Again with deep regret it's Andrew, who is the second half of the esteemed theatrical performance". Read More »

Noteworthy Stocks to Watch For: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

The Coca-Cola Co has a 12-month low of $40.22 and a 12-month high of $48.62. Average Volume is the amount of securities traded in a day on average over a specific time period. Analysts await The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) to report earnings on February, 13 before the open. Therefore 36% are positive. Coca-Cola had 69 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

The Egyptian President Remains the Only Candidate in the Upcoming Elections

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Hours after Sisi's announcement, Anan declared his plan to join the 2018 presidential race, blaming Egypt's ongoing problems on "wrong policies" and calling on the country's institutions not to take sides in favor of any candidate. Al-Sisi reacted with forming a fact-finding commission, which accused Geneina of falsifying information and distorting facts. Thursday's statement came on the seventh anniversary of the January 25, 2011 popular uprising that toppled Egypt's longtime autocrat ... Read More »

Researchers overseas hail China's first monkey clones

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Yesterday scientists revealed they had cloned two monkeys, potentially paving the way to "copying" humans. Meet Hua Hua and Zhong Zhong, eight week old monkeys successfully cloned by Chinese scientists. One monkey could be used as a baseline example, while another with a tweaked gene could be compared against the first. Sun Qiang, the director of the nonhuman primate research facility at the institute, said now most drug testing is done with mice. Read More »

Canton bank robbery hostages rescued; at least 1 remains inside

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Rodriguez then allegedly held three bank employees and one customer hostage, triggering a four-hour standoff with a police SWAT team and the Federal Bureau of Investigation before the situation ended peacefully with his surrender. Police say Rodriguez attempted to rob the bank around 3:45 p.m. Thursday. Citizens Bank will be closed until Monday due to the incident. Canton police and the Western Wayne Special Operations Team are negotiating with the bank robbery suspect. Read More »

Zainab rape-murder: JIT to probe seven other similar cases

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The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has found no account of Imran, key suspect in the Zainab rape and murder case, ARY News reported. The apex court had taken suo-motto after the programme telecast by Dr. While hearing the Naqeebullah Mehsud extrajudicial killing at the Supreme Court's Karachi Registry, the CJP summoned members of Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA), The Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE), All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS), senior journalists, analysts ... Read More »

Earnings on the Doorstep For American Airlines Group Inc

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In general, more thrust is placed on most recent actions by assigning higher weights to it than those assigned to past movements. The overall volume in the last trading session was 3.15 million shares. The rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Thursday, July 6 with "Buy". The company was upgraded on Monday, January 8 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by Stephens with "Hold" on Monday, January 8. Read More »

What Analysts Have to Say About Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM)?

As per Friday, December 1, the company rating was downgraded by Cross Research. The stock decreased 0.82% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $66.35. Clinton Grp reported 54,189 shares stake. Morgan Stanley reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE: OZM ). The asset manager reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. Read More »

Srinagar: Two civilians killed in security forces 'firing'

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They caused extensive damage to the vehicles and tried to set them on fire". Kashmir Divisional Commissioner Basheer Ahmad Khan has ordered the Shopian District Magistrate to probe the killings and submit the report within 15 days. There was stone pelting at the convoy near Ganawpora and they opened fire and injuring several civilians. "Two of them later succumbed whereas the third person has been operated upon in Srinagar's Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences", the police said. Read More »

Camel Magnificence Pageant Bans Botoxed Animals

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Violators of the regulations on age, breeding, teething, as well as "fraud to change the natural form of participating camels" are banned from the year's contests as well as the following five sessions of the festival . Other cheating methods include using hormones to make the camel more muscular and lathering the coats with oil to make them appear darker. Crowds of men watched from the bleachers, hooting when the camel representing their own tribe loped down the track. Read More »

Czech Republic votes in run-off presidential election

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The two men share anti-immigration and Eurosceptic views and, although Mr Babis is a pragmatist who says he values European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership, critics fear that in tandem the pair may show the kind of disregard for the rule of law that has put the European Union at loggerheads with populist leaders in Hungary and Poland . Read More »

Baker Mayfield had extensive meetings with 4 teams at Senior Bowl

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Mayfield arrived in Mobile on Tuesday, a day later than the most of the game participants, immediately sparking media speculation and unfounded reports that he was trying to get around some of the National Football League evaluation process that is a traditional part of the Senior Bowl makeup. Read More »

America is 'open for business', Trump tells WEF

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It comes after last year's appearance by Chinese President Xi Jinping , who seized the opportunity to declare his country the protector of the global economy, a few days before his new American counterpart with the protectionist agenda took office. Read More »

United States air strike kill Iraqi security personnel by 'mistake'

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An initial statement from the military indicated that one group of Iraqi security forces called in an air strike on a convoy of local police who they mistook for IS jihadists. It said it had requested "air support from the worldwide coalition". As the special forces troops returned to base, they ran into a convoy of police and paramilitaries of the Hashed al-Shaabi auxiliary force that had been sent to support them. Read More »

ICE Positive aspects Entry to Nationwide License Plate Database

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ICE has contracted with a third-party vendor to use license plate tracking technology to locate immigrants, sparking concerns from civil libertarians. While ICE is largely known for its role in arresting and deporting undocumented immigrants in the U.S., the agency has a broad law enforcement function, including as one of the chief federal agencies investigating transnational crime, such as gangs, smuggling and counterfeit goods. Read More »

Traffic stop on I-80 yields 227 pounds of marijuana

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Around 2:10 on Tuesday afternoon, a DPS trooper stopped a vehicle near Vega for a traffic violation. After the Trooper smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle, a search was conducted, and revealed that the auto had ten pounds of marijuana hidden in it. Read More »

Princess Eugenie Set to Marry Long-term Boyfriend Jack Brooksbank

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At the time of the official engagement announcement , the Palace stated the couple were planning for an autumn wedding. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will nearly certainly become a duke and duchess once they Wednesday this May (more on that here) but did you know that they'll hold completely different titles in Scotland? It would add a meaningful touchto Princess Eugenie's bridal attire, and would also fit in with the age-old tradition of the bride wearing "something borrowed"! But ... Read More »

S Korea urges North to talk before military drills restart

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Mattis reaffirmed Washington's ironclad security commitment to South Korea , including extended deterrence, and stressed North Korea will face an overwhelming response from the USA, if the regime ever attacked one of its allies. Mattis said he's using the stop in Hawaii to meet with Adm. Harry Harris, the head of Pacific Command, to discuss "a whole range of issues", including Indonesia and strengthening ties with Vietnam. Read More »

Saudi Arabia frees princes held in anti-graft sweep

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The prince, 62, had been held at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in the Saudi capital, Riyadh , since November 4, when he was detained in the anti-corruption probe being spearheaded by his much younger cousin, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. "I have nothing to hide at all". Prince Al Waleed appeared greyer and thinner than in his last public appearance, a television interview in late October, and had grown a beard while in detention. Read More »