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(LUV) Share Price Rose While Rockefeller Financial Services INC Lifted Stake

Southwest Airlines Co Com Stk now has $34.10B valuation. The stock increased 1.17% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $57.99. About 3.31M shares traded. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in LUV. The institutional investor owned 204,506 shares of the airline's stock after buying an additional 4,961 shares during the period. Read More »

Trims Holdings in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT)

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It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Moon decreased its stake in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (GT) by 44.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisor Partners Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.05% of its portfolio in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT). Ngam Advsrs Lp holds 0.01% in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) or 26,188 shares. Read More »

Sells 10794 Shares of Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP)

GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) has risen 4.26% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 36.98% the S&P500. Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc increased its stake in Sunoco Lp (SXL) by 105.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Toll in Mogadishu blasts rises to 32

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He said that most of the victims were civilians. The Somalia-based al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack via its radio arm, Andalus. Mohamed Yusuf, director of Madiina hospital where numerous dead and injured were taken, said most had been killed in the first auto blast. Read More »

Manafort accused of paying off former European politicians in another superseding indictment

Gates, who had been negotiating with Mueller's office for over a month, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit to defraud the United States and making a false statement at a federal Washington D.C. In a letter to family and friends made public by some U.S. news outlets, Gates said he had planned to defend himself but had a "change of heart", and was ready to accept "public humiliation" to avoid distressing his children. Read More »

Workers, activists rally in NYC ahead of SCOTUS unions case

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The rally is a part of the national "Working People's Day of Action" movement, which spans 28 cities, including Washington, Chicago and Philadelphia, according to the New York State AFL-CIO. may be properly termed political". In America's 27 right-to-work states, employees can not be forced to join a union as a condition of employment. The supposed constitutionality of this rests on the fiction that these fees pay only the costs of collective bargaining, from which the fee payers benefit. Read More »

Student arrested in Oakleaf mass shooting

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A 10th-grade boy at White County Central High School was arrested Wednesday after an investigation into "possible threats against the school", according to the White County Sheriff's Office. Forty percent of the students at Oakleaf did not attend school on February 22. Deputies responded to Riverview and did a search while students and staff were sheltered in place for several minutes, but no evidence of a threat was found and everything was reopened. Read More »

Families of Gun Victims Confront Trump in White House Listening Session

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, said the bill is "a small step", but said Democrats want to see universal background check legislation. The president said he wanted to ensure authorities "act quickly" when they see warning signs of a potential shooting. Instead, Mr Trump said, he wanted concealed carry permits for the 10 to 20 percent of teachers who are "very gun-adept people". Read More »

Trump defends comments on giving United States school teachers concealed guns

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Calling the Florida school shooting suspect "a sicko", the president said "we are going to be focusing very strongly on mental health" and said "part of the problem is that we used to have mental institutions". School Administrators Vice President Ernest Logan called the massacre "simply unacceptable, and words, thoughts and prayers are not enough anymore". Read More »

Noticeable Stocks to Watch: Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI), Gold Fields Ltd. (GFI)

Moving toward other technical indicators, Laredo Petroleum, Inc. Shares of Laredo Petroleum ( LPI ) traded up $0.21 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $8.67. Company fiscal year is ending in December and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for LPI and estimated EPS for next quarter is 0.25. (NYSE:LPI) has price to earnings ratio of 3.72, which is indicating if firm is fluctuating between 15 and 25 than it lies on average position; but sometimes if it's under this value ... Read More »

Adina Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" wins Berlin's Golden Bear

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Ana Brun was awarded the Silver Bear best actress prize for her role in Las herederas ( The Heiresses ) by Marcelo Martinessi. In a big night for female filmmakers, the runner-up Grand Jury Prize went to Polish social satire " Mug " by Malgorzata Szumowska. Read More »

(JPM) Position Reduced by Tdam USA Inc

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The Engineered Building Systems segment offers engineered structural members and panels; and self-storage building systems under the Metallic, Mid-West Steel, A & S, All American, Mesco, Star, Ceco, Robertson, Garco, Heritage, and SteelBuilding.com brands to builders, general contractors, developers, and end users directly, as well as through private label companies. Read More »

Companies pull back from the NRA

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The students have even cracked open the issue in Florida, the so-called "Gunshine State" that's always been a laboratory for the National Rifle Association , the state that brought the nation Stand Your Ground, the state whose 1.6 million concealed-carry permits outnumber anyone else's. Read More »

Poland ready to send humanitarian aid to eastern Ghouta

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A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta unabated on Friday, witnesses said, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire across the country. An injured child receives treatment, after getting injured in an alleged bombing by forces loyal to the Syrian government, rebels-held Douma , Syria , 22 February 2018. Read More »

Tory MP apologises to Jeremy Corbyn for 'seriously defamatory' tweet

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Conservative MP Ben Bradley was forced to issue an apology to the Labour leader on Saturday as well as make a "substantial donation" to charity, after tweeting false claims about Corbyn's links to Soviet spies. "Following the botched smear campaign against Jeremy, this case shows we are not going to let unsafe lies go unchallenged.". LONDON - Claims by a former Czech spy that Jeremy Corbyn was a paid "collaborator" during the Cold War have not reduced support for the Labour leader or his ... Read More »

Court declines to immediately halt district map

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The 2011 map, drawn up by Republicans, is widely considered among the nation's most gerrymandered. A similar legal challenge, filed by two other prominent Republicans in the state legislature , is pending in the U.S. A federal lawsuit filed Thursday argues the state Supreme Court didn't have the authority to order a new map it put in place Monday. Under 28 U.S.C. Read More »

Olympics: Hometown skaters win roars of approval, praise from Kim Yuna

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Skipper Kim Eun Jung and the South Korean women's curling team continued an unlikely run at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Friday, beating Japan to progress to the gold medal match. Reflecting this newfound interest in the sport, the Gangneung Curling Center has been almost packed out with fans for South Korea's games. Kim had triggered public anger with comments many saw as putting the blame on Noh. Read More »

Wedbush Securities Inc. Sells 1779 Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

National Planning Corp who had been investing in British Amern Tob Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $141.31B market cap company. now owns 125,332 shares of the company's stock valued at $8,396,000 after acquiring an additional 910 shares during the period. The firm has institutional ownership of 8.70%, while insider ownership included 4.60%. Read More »

NRA faces corporate backlash after Florida school shooting

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Car rental companies National Car Rental, Enterprise and Alamo announced this week that they would end their discount programs, and car pricing group TrueCar announced it would end its program that allowed NRA members to save an average of almost $3,400 off the retail price of new and used cars. Read More »

Thousands flock to see Rev. Billy Graham's procession from mountains to Charlotte

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Here is what people are saying about the procession on social media. Some people stood on the shoulder on I-40, and on overpasses spanning the highway to see the hearse bearing Graham's body. He maintained his home in the nearby community of Montreat. The procession begins a week of mourning for the man known as "America's Pastor". On Friday, his funeral will be held at his library in Charlotte, where he'll be buried in the gardens next to his wife. Read More »

South Korea and US Expose Differences on Inter-Korean Dialogue

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Pence has been widely criticized for not at least saying "hi" to Kim's little sister, Kim Yo-jong, at the Opening Ceremony two weeks ago and then at a dinner in the Blue House. Ivanka Trump's trip will be decidedly non-political: White House officials said she would not meet the North Korean delegation, nor any North Korean defectors. Read More »

No. 19 Tennessee tops Ole Miss 73-65

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The Vols turn their focus to the other MS team as they travel to Starkville on Tuesday. The win over Missouri represented Ole Miss' first game since Andy Kennedy stepped down as coach, and the team has clearly responded well. Jordan Bone tied his career high for assists with eight while chipping in six points and four rebounds. Well, he did. Schofield had himself a great game as he scored 25 points on 9-14 from the field and added seven rebounds. Read More »

Analysts See $0.01 EPS for Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG)

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About 276,055 shares traded. Pretium Res Inc (NYSE: PVG)'s shares slipped -9.75% in the past week and plunged -18.28% in the last 4 weeks, historically the stock illustrate that its six months performance stands at -20.78% while its year to date performance is at -43.21%. Read More »

Siddaramaiah accuses Modi of being 'facilitator' of corruption

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And the present dispensation at the Centre is a 90 per cent commission government", he alleged. "The BJP and its leaders here have been levelling corruption charges and calling my rule a 10 per cent commission government, but have failed to prove these charges", he said. Read More »

'I'm trying like hell to hide that bald spot', Trump says

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CPAC is going on right now, and if you don't know what that means, it's the Conservative Political Action Conference , the time of the year when the right wing of the Republican party comes together and decides whether they'll be super racist or just kind of racist for the next year. Read More »

Nawaz needs no 'stamp' to be PML-N president: Maryam

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The former Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chairman Nawaz Sharif's daughter said that whatever is happening with her father is happening "against the nation". In addition, she said it was Nawaz Sharif who had made Pakistan's defence invincible by making it a nuclear state despite global pressure. She went on to add "if they [judges] wanted to disqualify Nawaz, they'll have to disqualify his voters too". Read More »

USA firms cut ties with the gun lobbying NGO, NRA

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The NRA also did not make a statement regarding companies distancing themselves from the organization. Clayton-based rental vehicle giant Enterprise Rent-A-Car is dropping a discount for National Rifle Association members. Students across the country have walked out of class to demand new restrictions on the sale of firearms and an end to mass shootings in the U.S. The online furor continued into the weekend after the NRA's leaders attacked the media and Democrats, claiming the ... Read More »

Democratic intelligence memo released with redactions

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The White House objected to its release on February 9, citing national security concerns. The 10-page document compiled by Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., pushes back on a number of claims Republicans made in a memo that was released earlier this month , throwing details of the FBI's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election into an nearly he-said-she-said story. Read More »

Syria: 2000 civilians killed in Ghouta in 3 months

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Indiscriminate shelling of Damascus by anti-Assad fighters has killed 112 people, including 17 children, since November 16, according to the observatory. It also specifies that the ceasefire will not apply to "individuals, groups, undertakings and entities associated" with Al-Qaeda and the Islamic State group. Read More »

Armed sheriff's deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place

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Sheriff Scott Israel of Broward County took up a microphone on a platform and told a cheering crowd of mostly young people that the us has had enough of deadly shootings . Andrew Pollack, a father of one of the 17 victims who died in the Florida shooting, said he was speaking because his daughter couldn't. He said: "We want to see if we can get it done". Read More »

Freezing rain warning issued for Ottawa, surrounding areas

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Environment Canada has predicted several hours of freezing rain before a changeover to brief rain later tomorrow morning. After Friday's freezing rain and Sunday's forecast of a messy mix of precipitation, Saturday is shaping up to be the best weather day of the weekend. Read More »