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Italy's anti-immigrant League hails unprecedented results in elections

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He said Matteo Salvini of the League and Luigi Di Maio of the 5-Stars had called his party members mafiosi, labelled them corrupt and said they had blood on their hands. A prolonged political stalemate could make heavily indebted Italy the focus of market concern in Europe , now that the threat of German instability has receded after the revival on Sunday of a grand coalition under Chancellor Angela Merkel. Read More »

Anti-EU Parties Win in Italy, Not Enough to Govern

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Neither Five Star nor the centre-right (LN/FI) coalition can govern alone, but it seems likely that the future administration will feature one anti-establishment party or another. The populist 5-Star Movement hoped to capitalize on such disgust, particularly among Italy's young. By contrast, Salvini and Berlusconi - heading for nearly 18 percent and 14 percent respectively - appeared to have dominated the wealthier north, with the centre-left squeezed into a narrow stretch of central Italy. Read More »

Periyar statue vandalised in Tamil Nadu, 2 arrested

While the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha leader tweeted with a picture of Lenin's statue being pulled down by people in Tripura. He on his Facebook post had written, "Who is Lenin and what is the connection between Lenin and India? Today it is Lenin's statue in Tripura, tomorrow it will be the statue of caste fanatic EVR Ramasamy". Read More »

Michelle Obama dances with Parker Curry, her littlest fan

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Two-year-old Parker Curry was so awestruck by the towering portrait of Michelle Obama that every time her mother would try to get her to turn around to take a picture, she would not stop staring at it. The photo that made the nation smile was taken by Ben Hines . Parker's mom, Jessica Curry , tried to get her daughter to turn around but the toddler just wanted to stare at the painting of our forever first lady. Read More »

Republican Senator Cochran resigning, opening MS seat

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Basically, the GOP leadership structure was already in for a massive rearrangement after this election cycle, and this resignation adds just one more variable. But moments after making that announcement at a rally in his hometown of Ellisville, McDaniel said he could drop out of the Wicker race and run in the special election if Cochran resigns. Read More »

Trade Wars Are Destructive. Of Course Trump Wants One

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The prime minister of Canada - which exports more steel to the U.S. than any other country - slammed the tariffs as "absolutely unacceptable". May's office says she "raised our deep concern at the president's forthcoming announcement on steel and aluminum tariffs, noting that multilateral action was the only way to resolve the problem of global overcapacity". Read More »

Carnival plc (NYSE:CUK) General Counsel Arnaldo Perez Sells 8567 Shares

About 586,179 shares traded. TTM Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTMI) has risen 142.01% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.42% the S&P500. Massachusetts Financial Svcs Ma owns 1.58M shares. (TSE:IBG) rating on Thursday, December 1. $5.63M worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) was sold by Gupta Ashwini. Read More »

Stars put sparkle back on Oscars red carpet after Golden Globes blackout

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The interviews were pretty colorless, too. On the Oscars red carpet Sunday, however, the focus turned to the man who generally asks the questions, kicking off a night that was always going to have a heavy emphasis on the #MeToo movement with a point-blank example of an industry's struggle to reckon with its own sins, economic imperatives and increasingly archaic star system. Read More »

CHP investigating a head-on collision on southbound 99

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Considering the extensive damage to the vehicles involved, CHP Officer Nicholas Capadona said it was "remarkable" that only one person sustained a minor injury. CHP says the first truck continued westbound in the eastbound lanes, crashing into the K-rail, then making a left turn into the path of a Ford Explorer. Read More »

'Ex-Russian spy' critically ill after suspected exposure to unknown substance

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British police did not release the names of those who were being treated but two sources close to the investigation told Reuters that the critically ill man was Skripal. Igor Sutyagin, who was part of the same spy swap as Skripal and now is a senior research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London, said there was not enough evidence to point fingers in any direction. Read More »

Trump insists his White House is full of 'only great energy'

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President Trump launched a broadside against the media on Tuesday, blasting reports that the White House is again mired in chaos as "wrong!" Spicer left when Trump brought in Anthony Scaramucci to run communications; he lasted 11 days after getting caught after on tape trashing other White House officials. Read More »

Emergency imposed in Sri Lanka, curfew in Kandy

According to the police, 24 people have been arrested so far. The government sent troops and elite police to the area on Monday and imposed a curfew. The violence has worsened since a man from the island´s mainly Buddhist Sinhalese majority died at the weekend from injuries sustained during a riot last week. Read More »

Russia to facilitate dialogue between South, North Korea - diplomat

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A South Korean delegation has met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after arriving in the North on a visit aimed at encouraging Pyongyang and Washington to talk. The United States has said it would not talk with North Korea unless the North agreed to denuclearize. The South Korean delegation was later invited to join Kim Jong Un for dinner, the South Korean spokesman added. Read More »

Migos Sued By Venue For Sllegedly Starting Riot

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Migos , the rap group behind last year's No. 1 " Bad and Boujee ", was sued twice Monday for allegedly inciting a violent riot at a 2015 concert in Albany. The second suit comes from one of the concertgoers, Sharome Ross, against Albany Basketball & Sports Corporation and Migos . They also refused to honor a meet-and-greet, despite the fact fans paid for it. Read More »

United Nations says 'ethnic cleansing' of Myanmar's Rohingya is continuing

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A United Nations official says Myanmar security forces continue to subject the remaining Rohingya Muslims in northwest Rakhine state to human rights abuses. "The nature of the violence has changed from the frenzied bloodletting and mass rape of a year ago to a lower-intensity campaign of terror and forced starvation that seems to be created to drive the remaining Rohingya from their homes and into Bangladesh", Gilmour said . Read More »

Florida Senate votes to set 17 as minimum age to marry

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Any teacher who does nothing but work in a classroom would not be eligible for the program, but teachers who perform other duties, such as serving as a coach, and other school employees could still participate. Although Garcia's amendment was meant as a compromise, some Democrats rejected it, saying it still allows guns on campus. "It drives me every day", he said. Read More »

Hamilton handed record 13 Olivier nominations

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As it did during its US conception, " Hamilton " dominated the list in 13 places, setting a new record for most Olivier nods for a single production ever. Her competition includes Lesley Manville, whose nomination for Long Day's Journey Into Night follows her recent Oscar nomination for Phantom Thread. Read More »

Model Munroe Bergdorf quits as Labour LGBT advisor over 'online abuse'

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The advisory group was pulled together to support Labour's women and equality minister, Dawn Butler MP on LGBT+ issues in society. The unpaid role on the LGBT advisory board saw Ms Bergdorf join other activists on the informal, consultative group, which does not have a formal role within the Labour Party. Read More »

Trump vows Mexico, Canada steel tariffs without 'fair' NAFTA deal

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Though China does not account for a high percentage of steel and aluminum imports into the USA, it is that country's oversupply that has driven down global prices and made US companies uncompetitive. industries", Erlam said. "At the moment, while we are working on it, we are not overly hopeful", the person said. In a sign of the uncertainty surrounding the President's decision, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said "we shall see" when asked if there would be any exceptions, leaving ... Read More »

Should Analyst help in decision?: Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI)

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Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) had its price objective cut by Needham & Company LLC from $50.00 to $40.00 in a research report issued on Thursday, February 22nd, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Therefore 44% are positive. ValuEngine upgraded Applied Optoelectronics from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Read More »

Will PSL front-runners Multan Sultans crush defending champs Peshawar Zalmi today?

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The match starts at 9:00 pm. Alternatively, you can also download Goonj application for Live Streaming. With three victories in their kitty and only one loss, Multan Sultans are sitting pretty at the top with seven points. Given the performance of both teams, it would be hard to predict who will shine in today's match ─ but given both teams' past performance, it seems like it'll be a tough one. Read More »

Missing Kashmiri student kidnapped, claims Maoist poster

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On Sunday, the police sought help from intelligence agencies, such as the National Investigation Age-ncy and the Intelligence Bureau, to trace Suhail after a police team that visited Calcutta on February 26 returned empty-handed. The poster, issued in the name of CPI (Maoist), Odisha State Committee, had demanded release of Odisha Maowadi Party chief Sabyasachi Panda within a week, failing which Mr. Read More »

Trump trolls Oscar ratings: 'We don't have stars anymore - except your President'

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However, the change has rarely had the desired effect, with this year's best picture category failing to include any of 2017's three highest-grossing films: Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Beauty and the Beast and Wonder Woman. Taking the opportunity to criticise the politically charged event, President Trump tweeted: "Lowest rated Oscars in HISTORY". More: Alec Baldwin mocks Trump with Hope Hicks dig: 'She's like a daughter to me. Read More »

Italians vote for intolerance?

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His Forza Italia party is polling at around 18 per cent, but it has joined forces with other centre-right parties in a coalition which is predicted to scoop up around 37 per cent of votes. - Italian election results won't be officially released until Monday morning, and exit polls have a history of being well-off the market. The populist Five Star Movement received 31.6 percent of votes. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway Officially Busted for Breaking Federal Law

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The U.S. Office of Special Counsel (not associated with special counsel Robert Mueller ) has informed the White House that after an investigation it has determined that the 51-year old Counselor to the President on two separate occasions violated the Hatch Act by "advocating for and against candidates" in the 2017 Alabama Senate special election, CNN reports. Read More »

Trump's NAFTA negotiator: 'Time is running very short'

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President Trump's proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum could cost the United States over 179,000 jobs, according to a new study Monday. The WTO requires that members treat all other members equally when it comes to trade, but the White House says the tariffs would apply to all countries with no exemptions. Read More »

25 million child marriages prevented in last decade: Unicef report

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However, Unicef also noted that despite the overall decline in India, national and state averages mask realities at the district level as a few districts continue to have high rates of child marriage. Past year the Supreme Court ruled that sex with an underage wife constituted rape. Unicef pointed that worldwide, an estimated 650 million women alive today were married off as children. Read More »

Renault India celebrates the International Women's Day

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The new music charity will once again be taking the opportunity of IWD to publish its data and insights, review ongoing debates, and, 'most importantly highlight some of the incredible work produced every day by women in new music, from the United Kingdom and beyond'. Read More »

Dating App Is Yanking Pictures of Users With Guns, Weapons

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Bumble is the latest in a growing list of companies to take a public stance on gun violence in the wake of the shooting. The company's new policy does feature an exemption for members of the military or law enforcement in uniform, a distinction that will likely be left up to Bumble's moderation team. Read More »

IL to hold state-wide tornado drill Mar

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Another SKYWARN Spotter Training session will be held on March 20 at the Red Bank Club at 2316 Red Bank Rd. It is being held at 6:00 p.m.at the West City Community Center located at 201 S. For further information on Severe Weather and Flood Safety Week, contact your county emergency management director, SCEMD or your nearest National Weather Service office. Read More »

And now it is investigating how it happened

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Lawyers in Utah received a very NSFW email Monday. Once the inquiry is done, Page said the Utah State Bar will release its findings to its members. Chase Thomas said: 'Opened up that email in the middle of the House gallery and freaked out! "I was expecting a routine email I would most likely scroll through and delete", he told the newspaper. Read More »

PC leadership hopeful Doug Ford makes campaign stop in Windsor

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Ford may have been a "force behind the throne" during his brother's tenure as mayor, but even so, the pair "accomplished very little", said Nelson Wiseman, a political science professor at the University of Toronto. She outlined "five priorities" that would shape her agenda if elected as premier. Mulroney hit on some points that pleased many in attendance, from promising to lower taxes and increasing childcare spaces, to lowering hydro prices and increasing the number of long-term care ... Read More »