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Federal Bureau of Investigation opens criminal probe of police beating in North Carolina


State Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Patty McQuillan said in an email Wednesday that an FBI criminal investigation was launched into the actions of Asheville police officer Christopher Hickman on august 25, 2017. An SBI statement again declined to open a separate investigation, though this time said it was because it was assisting the FBI in the case. Asheville city specialists say that Hickman was compelled to turn in his firearm and identification the day after the beating in ... Read More »

Sunrun (RUN) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds


Previously Sunrun Inc Cmn Stk (NASDAQ:RUN) reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $-0.1. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 3.74%. Read More »

If we stop, the world stops, say Spain's female workers


In Italy, actress Asia Argento, who helped sparked the #MeToo campaign previous year, said she is launching a new movement, #WeToo, to unite women against a power imbalance favoring men. They estimated that 5.3 million people had observed the short stoppage. Demonstrators rallied at the Plaza de Cibeles in central Madrid , spilling out to streets as the evening progressed. Read More »

Students rally at the Capitol for tougher gun control

Paul Central High School, but snowballed after students from surrounding schools heard about it via social media and made a decision to join. As a group, we're here to promote legislative action. "We just started by having conversations about gun control, and having conversations about these school shootings and what we wanted to do about it", organizer Clare Fitzpatrick, 18, told the Star Tribune . Read More »

Penguins mess with camera, appear to pose for selfie


According to ABC News , Eddie Gault , a member of the Australian Antarctic Program, left his camera at the Auster Rookery, a penguin breeding ground. Australia's Antarctic Division is Australia's first continental station and the longest continuously operating station south of the Antarctic Circle. Read More »

Britain building New Prison Wing in Kirikiri to Transfer Nigerian Prisoners


The new wing is a matter of necessity as Nigerian prisons are suffering from severe strain in population. According to him, the project will be funded from Britain's Conflict, Stability and Security Fund, which is said to have an annual budget of more than 1Billion Pounds, with the sole aim of commissioning projects geared towards preventing and curbing conflicts and ensuring stability in different countries. Read More »

Twitter study finds false stories travel way faster than the truth


That's where a new report, published Thursday in the journal Science , comes in. You may want to blame the virality of lies on the bots, those tiny software programs disguised as people. The researchers posit that the reasoning behind the faster spread of fake news is that these shocking articles tend to elicit reactions such as "fear, disgust, and surprise in replies". Read More »

Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Increased by Analyst

The stock increased 1.37% or $1.79 during the last trading session, reaching $132.8. About 318,850 shares traded or 57.57% up from the average. Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK) has declined 28.54% since March 8, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, February 22 by Longbow. Eagle Capital Management Llc, which manages about $23.89 billion and $25.89 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 180,564 shares to 5.83M ... Read More »

Silver Alert issued across Kansas for missing woman


Lenexa police say the Topeka Police Dept. will handle the investigation. Please see the Lenexa Police Department's below press release for additional details and a full description of Miner. She drives a silver 2007 Hyundai Sonata with the Kansas tag 406 AZQ. Miner also took medication and it was unknown if she had it in her possession. She has medium-length blonde hair. Read More »

Analytical Report on Banco Santander (Brasil) SA (BSBR)

The stock now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $13.15. Typically, the CCI oscillates above and below a zero line. The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is a technical indicator worth taking a look at. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Banco Santander Brasil (NYSE: BSBR ) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Accern Reports" was published by and is the property of of Read More »

Hess (NYSE:HES) Receives Buy Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The company P/S (price to Sales) ratio is 2.63, P/B (price to Book) ratio is 1.32, while its P/C (price to Cash) ratio stands at 2.98. Hess (NYSE: HES ) last posted its earnings results on Monday, February 5th. Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $5.29 million activity. Read More »

Marquette Advances In Big East Tournament


Andrew Rousey had 25 points to lead Marquette. And while Marquette gets involved with rock fights with Blue Demons, it does tend to play Villanova tough. "For me, it's more of the thrill in being the coach at Villanova and being mentioned among some of the best coaches in this program's history". Villanova junior guard Jalen Brunson was selected as the National Player of the Year by USA Today and Read More »

Russia, Zimbabwe sign memorandum on special economic zone


Although the meeting between Lavrov and Managhva continued for less than an hour, they managed to negotiate a number of agreements on agriculture, industry and trade. In addition, Russian diplomat # 1 added: "We also had a good conversation about the good prospects for cooperation in the diamond industry". The Great Dyke platinum project is expected to be kick-strated during the visit, with renewed commitment made on the deal. Read More »

California Senators Won't Even Meet With ICE Director


Harris also slammed the Trump administration for allegedly deciding "they're going to scapegoat these communities". Report authors also say that the historical use of detainers - as clarified under the Immigration and Nationality Act - was for local law enforcement agencies to inform the federal government of anticipated release, not an authorization or request to continue an individual's detention. Read More »

Ringrose replaces injured Farrell in Ireland team


Ringrose, capped 11 times, returned to play for Leinster two weeks ago, and his 60 minutes was judged on Thursday to be enough to make the step up to a test which could win Ireland the Six Nations. The big, burly Munster centre sustained a knee injury during training recently. Ulster centre Payne, meanwhile, has not played since last summer's Lions tour to New Zealand, having suffered persistent headaches. Read More »

IN MEMES: 'Pants on fire': Twitter reacts to Gigaba's sick plea


However, a South African ID number for Atul Gupta has subsequently emerged and, when tested on the IEC's website, reveals the person with that ID number is registered to vote in Saxonwold, Johannesburg, where the Guptas reside. The department had instituted an internal probe over a letter which had surfaced on social media past year stating, in part, that five members of the Gupta family had their applications for naturalisation rejected at first, but they were later approved after being ... Read More »

Judge suggests Trump mute rather than block his Twitter critics


Baer said the situation was more analogous to walking away from someone in public. During the hearing, Judge Buchwald asked Trump's lawyer, Michael Baer, if Twitter was any different from a town hall meeting. His tweets often shape news. Katherine Fallow, a lawyer for the plaintiffs, told Buchwald the record "shows unambiguously that the president operates his account in an official capacity". Read More »

Analysts Anticipate Vivint Solar Inc (VSLR) to Post -$0.31 Earnings Per Share

The stock of Vivint Solar, Inc . The stock decreased 0.77% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $46.38. (NYSE: VSLR ) for 733,030 shares. Susquehanna International Ltd Liability Partnership has invested 0% in NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN). The biggest holder now is Mr. David Bywater who owns 538,097 shares (0.47% of those outstanding), whilst Alex J. Read More »

Seamus Coleman returns to Republic of Ireland squad


Speaking to the online and broadcast media at a squad announcement today, Martin O'Neill responded by saying that he had a "problem" with his counterparts comments. I've not taken a senior player off him at all. "The most important thing here is, one, that I have never chosen a player on anything other than merit and, two, and this is really, really important, it is down to the player, it is the player's choice in these issues". Read More »

Two men and woman released after racist chants at Nottingham Trent University


The most audible chant in the video is "we hate the blacks". As well as the video, Chisango tweeted "yoo I'm fuming, the way people in the same uni halls as me are chanting "we hate the blacks" outside my bedroom door". The university said that it had suspended "suspected perpetrators" pending inquiries. Download it today and continue to enjoy STV News wherever you are. Read More »

EFL will meet with Wolves over rivals' concerns


Earlier this month, it was reported that a number of clubs had 'voiced concerns' over Wolves' transfer dealings and the influence of super-agent Jorge Mendes , who advised Fosun International on the takeover of the club and has a number of his players now representing the Championship leaders. Read More »

Putin lauds Trump: 'No disappointment at all'


Relations between the two Cold War-foes have been frosty after the United States intelligence community said Moscow interfered in the 2016 presidential election , and a number of congressional panels have launched probes into whether Trump campaign associates helped. Read More »

Turkish army, FSA 'capture Jinderes town' in Syria's Afrin


Ankara's campaign in which Free Syrian Army ( FSA ) groups take part has led to a withdrawal of a substantial number of Kurdish-led fighters from the front lines against IS in southeastern Syria. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also said a total of 3,089 terrorists have been "neutralised" since the start of the operation. Around 157 locations, including five town centres, 122 villages, 30 strategic areas, and one YPG base have been cleared so far. Read More »

Aarushi case: CBI approaches SC challenging acquittal of Talwars


The move comes nearly a month after the law ministry advised the CBI to file the special leave petition. The Talwars had been convicted by the CBI court which tried the case, in November 2013. The court had given the dentist couple the benefit of the doubt. Justice Mishra said, "It is apparent that the trial Judge was unmindful of the basic tenets of law and its applicability to the given facts and circumstances of the case and failed to properly appraise facts and evaluate evidence and ... Read More »

8 in Asia-Pacific women entrepreneurs index


The report also revealed that in 2016 alone, 163 million women were recorded to have started, or are running their own businesses. Mastercard found that, in terms of motivation, only 10pc of women surveyed want to start and run a business in the next three years. Read More »

Mary McAleese says it's 'pure codology' that women can't become priests


McAleese was speaking ahead of a conference in Rome about women's roles in the Church. The Why Women Matter conference , organised by Voices of Faith to mark International Women's Day, made headlines last month after it emerged that the Vatican barred McAleese and another speaker from taking part in the event. Read More »

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport


It's believed a power outage may have caused the issues, Fairfax reports. Passengers are slowly passing through Sydney Airport this morning after major delays were caused by a technical glitch. She's now anxious she'll miss a connecting flight from Dubai to London. At about 8:30am, Sydney Airport reported they had resumed processing passengers as normal and were "working hard to catch up on delays", a Tweet from the company said. Read More »

Trump Meets With NRA Leader After POTUS Suggests Seizing Guns


Trump sent out several signals that no doubt raised the hackles of the NRA and Second Amendment absolutists who count themselves as part of the president's base. Trump made clear he was looking for more and accused lawmakers of being " petrified " of the gun lobby. Sen. Pat Roberts, said he would support raising the age limit to buy a semi-automatic weapon like the one used in Florida. Read More »

Percoco Jury Deadlocks, Told To Keep Going


Prosecutors say Percoco accepted over $300,000 in bribes from the businessmen who needed help from the state. One note from a juror in Federal District Court in Manhattan indicated that "the only thing we seem to agree on is that we can not agree". Read More »