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2000-4000 troops needed for US-Mexico border security


California's Democratic governor has been silent on the issue. Past presidents haven't tested these boundaries and therefore courts have not weighed in, though the Trump administration has thus far not answered explicitly whether it will keep troops from performing immigration enforcement duties. Read More »

Winter Weather Expected This Weekend


However, areas along I-70 and south could see up to an inch of snow, with the highest totals being in our southern counties. Temperatures will be in the 50s up until midnight, then slowly drop into the upper 30s and lower 40s by daybreak. Read More »

Jesse Jackson pays tribute to late ML King Jr


East said. "It is kind of keeping the dream alive when we take the idea of "beloved community" as our ideal". As painful as losing her father was, she said she wouldn't change history. I may not get there with you. "Like, what just happened, you know?" The speech, which would be Martin Luther King Jr.'s last, proved eerily prophetic. Read More »

Beijing urges European Union to act together against U.S. protectionism


China and the European Union "need to stand up together with a clear-cut position against protectionism, and need to work with each other to uphold the rules-based multilateral trade order", Zhang Ming, the head of the Chinese Mission to the European Union, said in an email response to questions from Bloomberg. Read More »

India boxing coach denies doping


Team India was warned at the 2014 Glasgow Games about the use of needles and their correct disposal after syringes were found where their wrestlers and a para-athlete were staying. "There will be transparency and nothing will be covered up", he had said. "The chief executive officer of the Commonwealth Games Federation has been made aware through media representatives of purported allegations [of an indecent assault involving a Commonwealth Games delegate], however there has been no ... Read More »

President: 2000-4000 troops needed at border


A senior White House official also said the Trump administration was crafting legislation to make it harder for refugees to gain asylum in the U.S. and loosen restrictions on undocumented immigrants apprehended near the border . The move comes following news last week that a thousands-strong " caravan " of migrants, mostly from Honduras and organized by activists from Pueblo Sin Fronteras (People WIthout Borders ), had been making its way toward the United States border through ... Read More »

Texas Republican resigns in wake of sexual harassment settlement


House of Representatives said in a social media video statement. While Texas law allows the governor to call an emergency election to fill a vacant congressional seat, a Republican official familiar with the circumstances surrounding Farenthold's resignation said that no election will be held to fill the seat before November. Read More »

Russian Federation says 175000 people have left Syria's Eastern Ghouta


Several thousand people have left Douma in convoys to the north in recent days, including wounded rebel fighters and civilians but not active rebel fighters, the monitor said. The photo shows buses carrying Jaish al-Islam militants and their families arrive in the Syrian town of Azaz on April 5, 2018 on their way to a refugee camp. Read More »

Healthcare Stock in the Spotlight: Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

About 1.17 million shares traded. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) has risen 8.93% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.07% the S&P500. Express Scripts announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Monday, December 18th that allows the company to repurchase 45,000,000 outstanding shares. Read More »

Shares in Starbucks Co. (NASDAQ:SBUX) Acquired by Opes Advisors Inc


The Firm has ATR of 1.27 that is explaining range of a day's trading is high-low; ATR expands it to yesterday's closing price if it was outside of latest range. The firm has "Hold" rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, January 26. They set a buy rating on the stock. Beta measures volatility or systematic risk, of a stock or a portfolio in comparison to the market as a whole. Read More »

No relief for Salman yet, has to spend another night in jail


Salman Khan's two sisters, Alvira and Arpita, are still in Jodhpur after they attended the court hearing. While addressing the media, Jail superintendent Vikram Singh said that Salman would be treated as a normal prisoner. Another relevant source suggested that the actor's blood pressure shot up thrice through the night and only came under control when he was given a tablet. Read More »

Trump to skip White House Correspondents' Dinner because of the 'fake' press


White House Correspondents' Association President Margaret Talev, a reporter for Bloomberg News, said that press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders would attend and sit at the head table in Trump's place. President Donald Trump will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community then head to Greenbrier, West Virginia for a roundtable on tax reform . Read More »

Liberal Asks Ted Cruz Ridiculously Rude Question - His Response Is Total Class


Tammy Talpas read a statement to Cruz saying she was anxious about her access to health care due to seven pre-existing conditions . I purchase my individual policy on the Health Insurance Exchange. Ted Cruz , Texas Republican , in the fall, should he become the Democratic nominee. "If you listen to my fellow Texans, they're all about getting things done for this country and for Texas, and they're doing it without an corporate help, any special interests, any PACs", Mr. Read More »

MI governor: Flint tap water safe to drink again


Snyder and team leader for the state's Mission Flint Office. The fabrics used for the collection are actually the byproducts of thousands of empty water bottles from Flint, Michigan . They are disgusting for the environment, and in order to recycle the plastic waste, designer Tracy Reese partnered with conceptual artist Mel Chin to implement Flint Fit, a capsule collection created from fabrics made from Flint's empty water bottle byproducts, according to Teen Vogue . Read More »

Trade Spat to Strengthen US as China Vows Reprisals


Some of China's main targets for tariffs included soybeans and pork, industries located mainly in states won by Trump in 2016. They calmed down Wednesday and Thursday on hopes the USA and China would find a diplomatic solution but slid Friday after Beijing said it would fight the Trump administration's latest threats. Read More »

Teenager sentenced after North Yorkshire sexual assault

According to police, the complaint was filed on Thursday, but the incident began on Monday. Waterloo regional police contacted SIU in November 2017 regarding an alleged sexual assault against the officer involving a woman in Kitchener on October 26, 2017. Read More »

Hillary Clinton quips about the cable news network's post-election obsession


Clinton also said during the leadership awards - which honor women - that the country is seeing a "retreat from the commitment to embrace women's advancement as an objective of USA foreign policy". According to Open Secrets , the NRA spend $19 million to oppose Clinton in the 2016 campaign and $11 million to support Trump. She's been blaming him since just days after the election. Read More »

Man under arrest after leading police on dirt bike chase


The acquaintance's brother told police he saw Rodriguez and his brother struggle over a gun and as he went to help, Rodriguez pointed the gun at him and shot his arm. Officers stopped a vehicle in Rushden on Wednesday (April 4) night and arrested three men. They determined his dirt bike was reported stolen in Pennsylvania, according to the report. Read More »

World stocks slide on Trump's $100 bn warning to China


The Asian nation's imports and US exports of crude and natural gas liquids "should both grow materially over the next five years, implying that the Trump administration should push back forcefully on any Chinese move to impose tariffs on energy trade if they want to reduce the trade deficit", analysts including Christopher Main and Ed Morse wrote in the report. Read More »

Trump proposes additional US$100B tariffs on Chinese products


Washington on Tuesday proposed $50 billion in duties on Chinese goods aimed at forcing Beijing to address what the United States says is deeply entrenched theft of USA intellectual property and forced technology transfer from U.S. China hit back within hours with its own threatened tariffs on U.S. imports including soybeans, planes, cars, whiskey and chemicals. "Instead of addressing its misconduct, China has retaliated against American farmers and manufacturers", a White House statement ... Read More »

High speed chase leads to arrest of murder suspect


But the chase didn't end there, the couple ran away and were picked up by two people in Indiana. According to authorities, Anthony Blatz, and his wife, led Indiana State Police on a high-speed pursuit that crossed state lines into MI. When Lee allegedly refused to stop, he entered the Panera Bread and Aubrey's Restaurant parking lot, sped through, and hit at least one other vehicle. Read More »

Flexion Therapeutics (FLXN) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub

About 58,699 shares traded or 13.20% up from the average. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $897.28M company. Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. ValuEngine upgraded Flexion Therapeutics from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, February 5th. Read More »

Two peacekeepers killed in attack in North Mali


The assault was reported at 18:45 GMT. It was after having been target of mortar, that MINUSMA immediately organized the necessary medical evacuations and strengthened the security of the camp. Extremists linked to Al-Qaeda took control of Mali's desert north in early 2012, but were largely driven out in a French-led military operation launched in January 2013. Read More »

Canadian women win team gymnastics gold at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games


Elsewhere on finals day in the pool, Daniel Hunter and Sam Perry finished fifth and sixth respectively in the 50 metre butterfly, while Corey Main finished seventh in the 100 metre backstroke. By doing that, she also broke Swarti Singh's Games record of 83 kg created in the last edition of the Games. He was trained at the Army Sports Institute as a diver before being encouraged into weightlifting by his coaches. Read More »

Google Employees Asking Company to Withdraw From Pentagon AI Project

Google's involvement-while reportedly not combat-related-would be to help the DoD analyze video footage captured by drones, identifying vehicles and other objects. In their letter, Google employees say that the partnership puts Google's reputation at risk, and that it opposes the company's core values. The letter highlights that Google is now struggling to keep the public's trust because fears about weaponizing AI have now overwhelmed them. Read More »

Sex marketplace seized by US justice authorities: posting


Parts of it are accessible, while other parts may trigger a notice specifically saying the feds have seized it. Another agency participating in the action is the Justice Department's Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section. In court filings past year, Backpage revealed that it was being investigated by a grand jury in Phoenix, where the site was originally launched as part of the New Times alternative weekly newspaper chain. Read More »

Has $1.53 Million Holdings in TiVo Corp (NASDAQ:TIVO)

Volumes indicate how many shares are bought and sold over a given period of time. At times, the stock market can get highly confusing - even for some of the most experienced traders. The stock's 50 day moving average is $20.01 and its 200 day moving average is $18.69. The fund owned 97,760 shares of the technology company's stock after acquiring an additional 58,820 shares during the quarter. Read More »

Tim Pawlenty announces he's running for his old job as Minnesota governor


The Republican declared his candidacy in a video shared to his official Twitter account promising a "better way forward" with a focus on education funding, the opioid crisis and reforming healthcare. Tim Pawlenty is running for his old job. Pawlenty, who waged an unsuccessful bid for president in 2012, recently headed the Financial Services Roundtable, a trade group in Washington. Read More »

Man who strangled waitress during sex is jailed for six years


Mouhib is charged with murder. Monroe County Sheriff Todd Baxter described the home as an an "extreme, horrific crime scene" in a press conference Friday, the D&C reported. The tantrik also asked her husband to take a kindled earthen lamp downstairs around the same time and to return only after the lamp turns off. Dwarkadas, then physically abused the woman and raped her despite her protests and said it was a part of the treatment to "eliminate the impact of evil forces", Mr Singh said. Read More »

Syrian activists say airstrikes on Douma kill 25

The new proposition also touches upon the situation of the Islam Army in Douma, the last rebel-held area in Eastern Ghouta countryside and in other pockets where they still have a presence such as the Eastern Qalamoun region and southern Damascus. Read More »

Blagg found guilty of wife's murder in re-trial


Jennifer Blagg's body was found at the Mesa County landfill in June 2002 mixed in with trash from Michael Blagg's employer, Ametek Dixon. The judge delivered his instructions to the jury on Thursday morning. They pointed to blood smudges and stains in the family's minivan as evidence. Abby has never been found. "He had that intent in his mind when he did that final blow to her, he intended that blow that killed her", Special Assistant Attorney General Shannon Signore said in her closing ... Read More »