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Former Brazil President Lula Considers Resisting Arrest


Sergio Moro, a crusading young judge based in Parana, gave the order for Lula's arrest on Thursday, but gave the former union leader until 5 pm on Friday to give himself up to federal police in the Parana capital of Curitiba. A lower court appeal failed this January. He has been sentenced to 12 years in jail but the appeals process could take several more months or even years. Read More »

Kelly told Trump that EPA chief Pruitt should leave


Jeff Sessions with EPA Chief Scott Pruitt , who is doing a great job but is TOTALLY under siege?" he wrote . " Mr. Pruitt's real sin is that he is one of Mr. Starting last July, Trump has said publicly multiple times that he would not have hired Sessions if he knew the attorney general would recuse himself. Read More »

Woman Fired for Flipping Off Trump Sues Ex-Employer


Briskman was riding her bicycle on October 28 when she was passed by the president's motorcade which was on its way to the White House from one of his golf clubs. The 50-year-old is supporting her claims by noting the differences between how the company handled her case and how it handled that of another employee who posted the message, "You're a f**king Libtard asshole", on a Facebook thread about Black Lives Matter. Read More »

Budget Session 2018: Lok Sabha lost 127 hours to disruptions


The notices of no-confidence motion moved by the opposition against the government could not be taken up in the Lower House . While the speaker did not allow the no-confidence motion owing to repeated protests in the house, the impeachment motion could not go beyond the discussion stage due to differences among the opposition. Read More »

Michelle Obama for 2020? Former first lady says no despite public demand


Mrs. Obama was speaking at the Simmons Leadership Conference in MA when she said Trump's predecessor was the "parent who told you to eat your carrots". "I don't want to be president". "We're gonna at a point in time look at those two experiences and see how we feel". "We have to find women who understand their gifts and know where to put them to use", she said. Read More »

Are evangelical leaders really planning to quiz Trump over Stormy Daniels?


Daniels's attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday that Trump's statement could create legal problems. Brent Blakely, one of the lawyers representing Essential Consultants, LLC, the business used to pay Daniels $130,000 in exchange for her silence, emailed Avenatti on April 3 to set up time to discuss an potential extension on a filing. Read More »

Championship Villanova Wildcats returning to campus at 4:45 today


Students at Villanova University flooded the streets around campus to celebrate the Wildcats' second NCAA men's basketball championship in three years, and police reported two arrests following the partying. Villanova's Jalen Brunson (R) in the Nike Kobe A.D. Both were hit with technicals. Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo in the Nike Hyperdunk 2017. Michigan's defense couldn't stop Villanova's high-powered offense, and Michigan's offense just couldn't keep pace. Read More »

Condition of YouTube shooting victim improves; autopsy of shooter complete


The woman - identified as 39-year-old San Diego resident Nasim Najafi Aghdam - was found sleeping in her vehicle around 1:40 a parking lot about 30 miles south of the YouTube campus in San Bruno. She exercised, promoted animal rights and explained the vegan diet, often in freaky productions with elaborate costumes or carrying a rabbit. One post on the site claims, " Youtube filtered my channels to keep them from getting views!" He said Aghdam appeared to shoot randomly at ... Read More »

Nitish Kumar allots funds for restoration of mosques hit by Ramnavami violence


Former Bihar deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday hit out at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in a series of tweets following incidents of communal clashes in the state during Ram Navami. The Bihar CM was speaking at a function organised in Patna on the occasion of the second anniversary of the liquor ban in Bihar. They may even try to destroy me if it makes them happy. Read More »

Dell updates its XPS 15 notebook with Intel 8th gen Core CPUs


Systems with Intel's new Coffee Lake processors will ship in May with a base price of $999. "We pride ourselves on always bringing the latest innovation to consumers and iterating when new advancements are made available", said Ray Wah, senior vice president and general manager, Dell Consumer and Small Business Product Group. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation offers reward for fugitive in 1996 ValuJet crash


Fruge has "lived and breathed" the case "for many, many years", she said. But he never faced charges and fled, FBI Miami Particular Agent Jacqueline Fruge explained in a news release obtained by the Herald. Determining the cause of the crash "proved challenging" because the remains of the plane were hard to analyze. In 2016, the Federal Bureau of Investigation reminded the public that Valenzuela-Reyes still wasn't in custody. Read More »

Corbett will not be on primary ballot


Ron Corbett's (R) nomination petition challenge was upheld and his name will be kept off the ballot for governor. Former Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett announces he is appealing to stay on the ballot for Governor on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Read More »

Ricciardo fastest in 1st Bahrain practice


The session opening saw the other Red Bull driver Max Verstappen coast to the pitlane as he encountered electrical problems with his vehicle and remained there for rest of the session as he failed to set a lap time. Pierre Gasly, running a Toro Rosso fitted with new Honda parts after his Australia DNF, was seventh, ahead of Carlos Sainz, who had complained early in the session his auto was "an absolute mess". Read More »

No matter what happens, truce with Nawaz not possible: Zardari

He said this while addressing a rally here on the 39th death anniversary of party founder and former prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto . Zardari said he has earlier stated that they will not allow PML-N to choose the next Chairman Senate, and now they will also not allow him to have the next chief minister of Punjab. Read More »

Trump orders US National Guard to Mexico border


Privately, Trump is said to be pressuring the military to fund the border wall , but he is headed for trouble if he thinks he can re-designate money from the defense budget to put toward border security. The Mexican foreign ministry said in a statement that Nielsen also told the Mexican secretary of foreign affairs, Luis Videgaray, that the troops will be in support mode and will not carry out immigration or customs duties. Read More »

Tony Gilroy Opens Up About Rogue One Reshoots


On the podcast The Moment with Brian Koppelman , Gilroy said, "They were in such a swamp". The next Star Wars film to hit theaters is Solo: A Star Wars Story , whose behind-the-scenes difficulties surrounding its directors has been a well-documented affair for almost a year. Read More »

Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD) Reached 1-Year Low on April, 5

About 35,096 shares traded. Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ:GOLD) has declined 7.20% since April 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. The company was maintained on Monday, December 19 by Maxim Group. The stock of Access National Corporation (NASDAQ:ANCX) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Read More »

Philippine tourist island Boracay scrambles as shutdown looms


The island, known for its white-sand beaches, attracted almost 2 million visitors previous year. Now Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the closure of Boracay for up to six months, after saying that the waters around it have become a "cesspool" with human waste. Read More »

Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) Gets an Upgrade to a "Market Perform" Rating, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 76.78% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 43.09%. Apriem Advisors decreased Tesla Inc (TSLA) stake by 42.81% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Villere St Denis J And Limited Liability accumulated 3.28% or 298,876 shares. 886,714 were reported by Bancorp Of New York Mellon. 1,320 are held by Capital Planning Limited Co. Read More »

Investigation finds MSU failed to protect students; chief medical officer cleared


Thomashow was medically appropriate on the basis that the facts of her case were materially different from those of a later investigation which reached the opposite conclusion". "The investigative team will be reviewing the report". In determining whether Nassar's actions were legitimate medical treatment, the ensueing Title IX investigation only interviewed medical experts who worked at MSU and had close ties to Nassar. Read More »

Hannity, Kimmel feud over Melania Trump joke


The Fox News host had laid into Kimmel for when he poked fun at Melania Trump 's accent as she read to children during the White House Easter egg roll. "And go get a haircut, you hippie". Kimmel then accused Hannity of "not having an erection" for eight years under President Obama and now that Donald Trump is president, he is "unable to have anything but an erection" and that he's had one since November 2016. Read More »

Karnataka man may jail face for throwing garland on Rahul Gandhi


The video of the incident has gone viral on social media. Shah shared the video before dining with a Dalit family on the second day of his Odisha visit. Rahul Gandhi is on his fifth round of campaigning in Karnataka and is vying hard to ensure that his party remains in power in the state. Shah has visited strongholds of the Lingayat and Dalit communities in Karnataka over the past few days and also promised the seers of the Veerashaiva-Lingayat community that the Union government would ... Read More »

Tata Motors rallies 4% on rise in JLR sales & new product launches


That activity is comparable to their recent volume average trend of almost 1.49 million shares which they recorded over a period of three months. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in Tata Motors by 11.3% in the 4th quarter. Analysts expected the average price target of $35.5 that is probable to reach in coming one year period. Since the open, shares have moved 0.73% after recently hitting the $27.77 mark. Read More »

It Starts With How We Train Teachers


In a media release issued on Tuesday, the Ministry said repairs began on September 16th, 2017 and were completed on November 18th. In that split second, as a teacher, you're thinking "I can't leave the room because this guy is hyped up and aggressive, and I can't leave that person in that room with 20 other students", because obviously you have a duty of care to the other students. Read More »

Two Charged in String of Armed Winnipeg Robberies


The fifth suspect is a minor. Berthold Police Chief Al Schmidt says he had stopped the vehicle for reckless driving and it turned into a pursuit. The victim said he had entered the apartment because Isbell told him to and was attacked by two men wearing bandanas, and that one man was holding a knife. Read More »

OLD National Bancorp IN Reduced Holding in HDFC Bank Ltd. (HDB)

Hdfc Bank Ltd now has $75.36B valuation. MSCI's broad index of shares in Asia Pacific apart from Japan last traded higher by 0.53 percent. About 533,279 shares traded. Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2017 Q4. In Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 edged higher by 0.48 percent to end at 5,788.80, with the heavily weighted financials subindex rising 1.07 percent. Read More »

President Trump to skip White House Correspondents' Dinner


President Trump makes jokes and serious comments during the Gridiron Dinner with the press. "I call them novelists", he said, accusing members of the press of sometimes making up sources. President Donald Trump will not attend the 2018 White House Correspondents Dinner, according to a statement released Friday by the organization on Twitter. Read More »

Campaign urges Israel soldiers to refuse to shoot unarmed Palestinians


The Israeli military said one of its aircraft targeted an armed militant, identified as 23-year-old Mojahid al-Khodari, near the security fence along the Gaza Strip. In one location, protesters burned several tires near the border on Friday, sending clouds of black smoke into the air. "Palestinians are killed all the time anyway... Read More »

Woman abused, beaten up in Mumbai local


Victim Nazia Ansari and accused Rafique Ali Khan together boarded the CSTM-bound train from Dombivali and were traveling in the handicap coach. The accused drives a taxi to earn his living. A case of attempt to commit murder and molestation has been registered in this regard, reports said. "I being 90 percent disabled could not do much to help as there was a threat to my life if I intervened", Samir Zaveri, an eyewitness, was quoted as saying by Mumbai Mirror . Read More »