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Sierra Leone elections: Peaceful and relatively quiet voting

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Sixteen people are running to succeed outgoing President Ernest Bai Koroma, who has served his constitutionally allowed two five-year terms in office. But the newly formed National Grand Coalition party, led by former United Nations diplomat Kandeh Yumkella, has attracted the support of younger voters who are not loyal to either the APC or SLPP. Read More »

Brokerage Overview of: Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $11.44. About 3.02M shares traded. (NASDAQ:ATSG) has risen 82.76% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. The business had revenue of $5.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.44 billion. Smith Moore & holds 0.18% or 5,563 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

The Weekly Investment Analysts' Ratings Changes for Kansas City Southern (KSU)

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The transportation company reported $1.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.02. The company has market cap of $10.95 billion. Its up 0.17, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -3.92 percent and 18.52 percent respectively. 37 funds opened positions while 124 raised stakes. Read More »

Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area

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An isolated rain or snow shower is possible early tonight as an upper level disturbance moves overhead. Little if any precipitation will occur next week however the extended forecast beyond 8 days hints at a potential pattern change for better chances of precipitation so hopefully that does pan out. Read More »

Share Repurchase Program Announced by CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) Board

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. About 57,066 shares traded. CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has risen 97.18% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending. CSX's profit will be $603.32 million for 20.82 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. The transportation company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.08. Read More »

SEC: Hot-shooting Mississippi State beats LSU

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The rematch was certainly different when New Orleans native Lamar Peters staked his team to a comfortable double-digit halftime lead before having to withstand LSU's strong second half. If they win that, it may be time to reconsider the Bulldogs as a bubble team. Peters scored 24 points with the help of five 3s and Mississippi State moved into the quarterfinals where it will face Tennessee on Friday. Read More »

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo could enter production by 2021

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Even though it was on display in Geneva as a concept, it was clear the automaker is set on building the Cross Turismo with Porsche CEO Oliver Blume saying, "In my opinion, there is a good prospect for serious production very soon". The estimated Mission E performance numbers are impressive, with more than 600 horsepower and a claimed 0-60 miles per hour time under 3.5 seconds. Read More »

Tras los chispazos, el Gobierno convocó a la UIA

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Más temprano, este miércoles el presidente de la Unión Industrial Argentina (UIA ), Miguel Acevedo , ratificó su apoyo a la administración de Mauricio Macri , pero advirtió que seguirá marcando las diferencias en cuanto a la política económica . Read More »

Texas vs. Iowa State - 3/7/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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One of Texas Tech's largest strengths was getting to the charity stripe. The Texas Longhorns are averaging 71.9 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 68.2 points on 41.8 percent shooting. Bamba has averaged 13.0 points and 10.6 rebounds per game for the Longhorns this season . Texas Tech vs Texas tv channel schedule is on ESPN2. Read More »

Northeast Poll Results Prompted SP-BSP to Come Together in UP: Yogi

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The Lok Sabha bypolls in Phoolpur in Allahabad and Gorakhpur are being seen as high stakes electoral outing for the ruling BJP as the seats were held by deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya and Adityanath. According to the Election Commission, there 19.61 lakh voters in Phulpur parliamentary constituency, while there are 19.49 lakh voters in Gorakhpur parliamentary. Read More »

Earnings Estimates Analysis of: Duke Realty Corporation (DRE), Popular, Inc. (BPOP)

It has underperformed by 6.67% the S&P500. Long Pond Capital Lp increased Sl Green Rlty Corp (SLG) stake by 60.35% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Return on Assets (ROA) value of the stock is 22.5 Percent. Toronto Dominion Financial Bank holds 0.01% in SL Green Realty Corp. 56,808 shares were sold by SCHILLER PHILIP W, worth $8.79M. Strs Ohio increased Ilg Inc stake by 20,399 shares to 31,400 valued at $839,000 in 2017Q3. Read More »

Days old Southwest Va. baby mauled to death by dog

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According to Sheriff Parsons, the initial call came in around 11:40 a.m. Wednesday that a family pet had attacked a baby. Parsons said the baby suffered injuries primarily to the upper body and head. The baby was first taken by family members to Lonesome Pine Hospital. He said she was transferred to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport and then to the University of Tennessee Medical Center, where she died just after 4 p.m. Read More »

Missouri Officer Killed: Cop Sent to Wrong House Said He Couldn't Move

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There, an armed suspect allegedly fired at officers from inside the house, killing officer Christopher Morton and injuring two other officers. A SWAT team later entered the home and found Waters dead. He was inspired to return to full-time duty after Michael's death and replaced Michael on the force, Lowe said. Officer Nathan Bettencourt was in stable condition Wednesday. Read More »

Amit Shah reaches Tripura to attend swearing-in ceremony tomorrow

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According to him, damaging the statues of Ramasamy could not be condoned. In an apparent throwback to the politics of a different century, two statues of the Soviet Communist leader Vladimir Lenin have been torn down in north-east India, leading to retaliatory measures against a figurine of rightwing Hindu leader. Read More »

Love jihad case: SC liberates Hadiya, restores her marriage

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On Thursday, the Supreme Court restored Hadiya's marriage with Shafin Jahan after the Kerala High Court had annulled the same. Saying that a court can act as a parent to adults in certain circumstances, the Kerala high court had annulled their inter-faith wedlock on May 24 previous year terming it as an instance of "love jihad", following which Mr Jahan had approached the apex court. Read More »

Notley threatens to broaden dispute with BC over Trans Mountain pipeline

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Notley has appointed a task group to look at other retaliatory measures, yet the oil embargo's continuing prominence shows there aren't a lot of gentler options available to get the attention of B.C.'s NDP/Green government, which regards oil as dispensable and Alberta's lack of market access as indicative of its over-reliance on fossil fuels. Read More »

Investors' Attention Alert: HP Inc. (HPQ), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)

PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (NYSE:TLK) has risen 27.32% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.62% the S&P500. Among 36 analysts covering Oasis Petroleum Inc. Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan, which manages about $551.67 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG) by 45,000 shares to 30,000 shares, valued at $866,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Read More »

Texas primary results are in, Democrats show up in record numbers

Texas Democrats see the party's best opportunities in the six Republican-held districts where incumbents are not seeking re-election. Cruz's Democrat opponent in the upcoming general election is U.S. Democrats have 25 contested congressional primaries, and Senate nominee Beto O'Rourke raised $2.4 million in the final three months of 2017, more than U.S. Read More »

14 injured after fire breaks out at Tarapur industrial area in Maharastra

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During the search operation, three unidentified dead bodies were found at chemical factory Arti Industries, said an official. 15 injured in fire at chemical factory in Tarapur MIDC area. According to locals, at least 22 tankers with varying capacities between 100-200 litres burst due to the fire. Three of them are said to be in a critical condition. Read More »

Chicago agricultural futures mixed in morning trade

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World consumption is raised slightly, while world trade is forecast 600,000 bales higher, as higher expected imports by Turkey, Bangladesh, China, and Vietnam more than offset a decline for Taiwan. the average trade estimate of 1.015 billion bushels and its estimate last month of 1.009 billion bushels. Minor adjustments to the USDA's supply and demand estimates saw higher ending stocks around the world as nearly 3 million mt was added to take the figure to 268.9 million mt, above the ... Read More »

Abe says policy of pressuring N. Korea unchanged

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Wang said the Korean Peninsula issue has "finally taken an important step in the right direction". "These initial steps must be followed up by corresponding and concerted efforts by the parties". In their approximately 30-minute telephone conversation, Abe and Trump agreed that maximum pressure would continue to be applied on Pyongyang until it implemented measures to back up its pledge to denuclearize. Read More »

Minnesota Unemployment Rate Unchanged

The Trade, Transportation & Utilities sector experienced 900 job losses from December, representing a 3.1 percent decline to 27,700 jobs. "Minnesota launched the year on a positive note with 2,500 new jobs", DEED Commissioner Shawntera Hardy said in a statement. Read More »

Supernus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SUPN) Receives News Impact Score of 0.12

South Dakota Investment Council who had been investing in Whiting Pete Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.66B market cap company. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, August 4 report. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The stock of JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Read More »

Goodyear Unveils Moss-Covered Concept Tire That Helps Improve Air Quality

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Therefore 90% are positive. Stamps.com had 30 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goodyear Tire & Rubber presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $37.30. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2017 Q3. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 0.66 and a current ratio of 1.21. Read More »

8 quake strikes Papua New Guinea coast

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According to reports, the epicentre was more than 800 kilometres east of the 7.5-magnitude quake that hit the highlands region of the Pacific nation on February 26, killing at least 67 people. They also expressed anger over the lack of worldwide news coverage, saying that the world doesn't care about their plight. The government faces major challenges in its recovery work. Read More »

Deadly blaze levels building at Denver construction site

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Fire investigators say the blaze started on the third floor of an apartment building under construction Wednesday afternoon, but no word yet on what started the fire. No identities have been released. One of the firefighters who responded received burn injuries. Some workers reportedly jumped from the structure to as smoke billowed an estimated 200 feet into the air. Read More »

At least 20 women arrested in protest outside Labor Ministry

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A woman in Iran has been sentenced to 24 months in prison, three months without parole, for publicly removing her veil in protest against Iran's compulsory headscarf law. Outside a French-themed coffee shop where Movahedi stood, police vans and officers were stationed Thursday to deter demonstrators. It insists that women's hair and body must be covered in public and the so-called morality police launch routine crackdowns on those women who are improperly veiled. Read More »

Maharashtra Budget 2018 to be presented today

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Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar tabled the survey report in the assembly while minister of state for finance Deepak Kesarkar tabled it in the council. Facing an agrarian crisis in the state, Mungantiwar is under pressure to present a populist Budget. For fiscal 2016-17, the economic growth was 10 per cent. Read More »

Jaspal Atwal issues statement about India scandal

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Jaspal Atwal , who was part of a movement that supported an independent Sikh nation in the 1980s and went to prison for the attempted murder of a visiting Indian minister in 1986, was invited to a dinner with Trudeau in New Delhi causing consternation among his hosts. Read More »

'The View' host apologizes to Pence about comments on religion

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The controversial remarks were made on " The View " by Behar on February 13. "And in terms of your depiction of ESPN and a variety of other things you said, I know you've been to other meetings in the past. The CEO also addressed fallout from ESPN's Jemele Hill's unfounded assertion that President Trump is a "white supremacist". "That's shameful. What do you have to say to the tens of millions of Christians and President Trump supporters that your networks have so blatantly offended and ... Read More »

What's in the backpack? More firepower than the kindergarten teacher expected

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Parents began picking up their children from school after the principal posted on Facebook. Authorities confirmed that the boy entered his classroom, tossed his backpack down and the loaded gun fell out. "From what I understand, the interaction was, she notified the teacher, 'This is my mommy's. 'This is not something that I'm supposed to have, '" Pastor Brad Atkins of the Lake Bowen Baptist Church Child Development Center told local station WYFF . Read More »

John's Ponds scores 26 in return from abdominal strain

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Ponds hit two free throws with 15:55 remaining, his first points in nearly 15 minutes of game time, to retake the lead for St. John's. Despite the loss, Shamorie Ponds was the game's leading scorer with 33 points. Georgetown responded via the reliable 3-point conversion. Govan and Marcus Derrickson led the way for Georgetown. Georgetown might be 2-0 against St. Read More »