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Facebook's Sandberg says other cases of data misuse possible

Given that fake IDs, US mailing addresses, and the creation of an LLC are all quite easy to procure-even from abroad-it's not immediately apparent what meaningful effect, if any, this process will have against protecting the platform and its users from foreign malicious actors. Read More »

Amit Shah issues clarification on comparing opposition with animals


He made several attempts too. "In case of a massive flood, all snakes, mongooses, cats, dogs and even cheetahs and lions climb up a huge tree as they fear rising water levels,": Shah was quoted as saying to the media. "They cannot accept the fact that people from the backward castes can also occupy top positions in the country", Modi said while interacting with the BJP workers on the 38th foundation day of the party. Read More »

Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW) Shares Bought by Geode Capital Management LLC

BlackRock Inc. now owns 13,164,249 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $743,124,000 after acquiring an additional 622,607 shares during the last quarter. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as 4.83% and for the year was 45.52%. The firm had revenue of $863.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $813.81 million. Read More »

Evening Weather Forecast Friday, April 6th, 2018


Despite the fog and somewhat cloudy start, we should manage to get some more sunshine later today . For starters, it's April. Thursday Night: Quite cold under clear skies. Living in the Panhandle we all know how scarce rain can be, and this year has proven to be one of the worst on record. This will allow much colder air to sink into the region. Read More »

Again? Trump Signals More Tariffs, and Markets Tumble After Hours


The market volatility comes on the heels of Trump's threat Thursday night that he was considering another $ 100 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese exports to the U.S. "In the meantime, there will be ongoing noise around the issue" and financial markets will remain volatile, he said. Investors are already on edge ahead of Friday's jobs report, which is set to be released at 8:30 a.m. Read More »

Sioux Falls police looking for burglary suspects who had machete


According to The Telegraph , after years of decline, burglary has suddenly seen a sharp upturn with more than 400,000 crimes recorded last year - around half of which took place at people's homes. 30-year-old William Cunliffe of Nicholasville was arrested at a residence that was near the home that was burglarized. And experts have warned that this policy is emboldening burglars, and leading to the surge in offences. Read More »

Obama and John Lewis talk MLK on 50th anniversary of assassination


King had been shot", Obama remarks. During the discussion, Obama hit on a key point of striking a balance between being both confrontational and effective with your mission-something that Dr. Years later, the Klan member who beat him appeared with his son in Lewis' office to apologize. "[.] You respect the dignity and the worth of every human being". Read More »

China Bans Bible From Online Stores


China's biggest online marketplace, Taobao , results came back for "baby food bible" and the 'autoimmune disease healing bible, ' but not the actual scriptures, according to the broadcaster. Warren Wang, 30, a Christian who migrated to Sydney from Shanghai in eastern China in 2012, told the ABC many Chinese Christians saw this coming. Read More »

Sheriff: Mother decapitates 7-year-old son in NY

Both times, Mouhib was transported to the hospital for assistance. According to WHEC-TV , Mouhib was in a mental health facility on March 8 and was released with a care plan on March 26. "Our heartfelt condolences go out to Abraham's family, friends and all affected by this tragedy". Officials at Rochester Regional Health System told 13 WHAM Mouhib worked as a nurse practitioner at Genesee Mental Health from January 2016 through January 2017. Read More »

Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan

Company executives admitted in a separate blog post , "We know we were slow to pick-up foreign interference in the 2016 USA elections", and said these steps are part of an effort by the social media giant to be more vigilant now. Facebook also plans to start labeling political ads, and requiring advertisers to show users how they were funded. The company has also built a tool allowing anyone to see all of the ads a page is running, Zuckerberg says. Read More »

At least 6 killed in twin explosions in Mogadishu


United States military said one vehicle mounted in heavy machine gun was destroyed in the drone attack, which becomes the eleventh in since the start of this year. The second auto bomb detonated shortly afterward near busy Benadir junction after soldiers stopped the vehicle, firing on it as it tried to speed through a checkpoint. Read More »

Bollywood Star Salman Khan Has Been Convicted of Poaching Protected Antelopes


Chief Judicial Magistrate Dev Kumar Khatri, who heard the blackbuck case, reportedly termed the actor a "habitual offender" while delivering the verdict . Indian TV footage showed people cheering and applauding the court sentence. A lawyer for Khan could not immediately be reached for comment. If the appeal is accepted, he could be granted bail or even have his sentence overturned. Read More »

Woman who flipped off Trump's motorcade sues employer

Briskman, however, is fighting back against the construction engineering company. 'I never imagined that my "one-finger salute" to the Presidential motorcade and its occupant would cost me my job'. Her lawyers assert that Briskman's gesture was "core political speech" protected by Virginia law and the Constitution. "[Briskman] chose in her private time and in her capacity as a private citizen to express her disapproval of President Trump by extending her middle finger", her lawyers ... Read More »

(LYV) Stock's Essential Chart Information with Volatility and volume Figures


The average true range (ATR) was fashioned to allow traders to more precisely evaluate the daily volatility of an asset by using straightforward calculations. ( LYV)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 34.47. The RSI is best used as a valuable complement to other stock-picking tools. When the RSI reading is between 30 and 0, the security is supposed to be oversold and ready for an upward correction. Read More »

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 »