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Top ISIS commander in Afghanistan killed in airstrike


Provincial governor Lutfullah Azizi confirmed to AFP that Hekmat had been killed, but said U.S. forces carried out the airstrike. Afghan media outlet "TOLO news" reported that Hekmat and his bodyguard were killed in an Afghan air force airstrike in Moghol village, Darzab district on Thursday while unconfirmed reports suggest that Qari was killed in airstrike of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces near Qurogh and Qashlaq villages. Read More »

Hawaii reacts to news of death of Daniel Akaka


Our state mourns the loss of this man of upright character. Akaka, whose name was memorably called first by the clerk during roll call votes for years, wielded the gavel of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee near the end of his career to advance legislation for ethnic Hawaiians' rights, such as the ability to form their own sovereignties like native Alaskans and American Indians. Read More »

Jordan Spieth has a good shot at making more Masters history


The 2015 Masters champion finished the round with two birdies, two bogeys and a double bogey. "I put it in the right spots so I could be aggressive with the putter". He has had two top-three finishes since but had high hopes of contending this week. He made a 10-foot putt - close to the same length of his eagle putt when he won past year - to make a 13, the highest score ever recorded on No. Read More »

Four civilians dead in air raids on Syria's rebel Douma: monitor


Backed by Russia, Syrian troops have captured almost all of the one-time opposition stronghold of Ghouta with a combination of ferocious bombing raids and negotiated withdrawals. The regime and its ally Russian Federation launched a blistering air and ground offensive on Eastern Ghouta in mid-February, killing more than 1,600 civilians and causing an worldwide outcry. Read More »

Army: Two died in helicopter crash in Kentucky


Two U.S. soldiers were killed in an Apache helicopter crash Friday night at their training base in Kentucky, CNN reports . The 101st Airborne said the crew was on a routine training mission at the time of the crash. Gen. Todd Royar, the deputy commanding general of the 101st Airborne Division, was quoted as saying in the statement. Fort Campbell claims that the wreck occurred throughout education. Read More »

New strikes on Syria's rebel Douma kill 8 civilians


While several thousand people, including wounded Jaish al-Islam fighters, have left Douma for the north in recent days, the group has sought to remain in Douma as a local security force, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The top political figure in Jaish al Islam blamed Syria's global allies for the failure of the latest talks. The nature of the ongoing discussions over Douma is unclear and Jaish al-Islam itself has not stated its position since this week's first evacuation. Read More »

Barcelona slam €30m on want-away midfielder Andre Gomes


The Portuguese global has endured a nightmare two year spell at the Camp Nou on an individual level, despite the Catalan giants' cruising towards a La Liga title and reaching the latter stages of the Champions League yet again. This season, however, Shaw has been fit on several occasions but has struggled to displace a much older Ashley Young who holds the starting position. Read More »

Russian Federation seeks United Kingdom spy case meeting


In a statement posted on its website on Saturday, the Russian Embassy said "interaction" between it and the Foreign Office was "utterly unsatisfactory". He was jailed by Russian Federation for spying for Britain's intelligence service. Moscow had failed Wednesday in a bid to join a probe into the incident by global chemical watchdog, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. Read More »

Tit-for-tat: timeline of the escalating US-China trade dispute


The proposed tariffs jolted the global markets on Friday. So it might have come as a surprise to some in China during the 2016 presidential election in the United States when one of the candidates devoted much attention to accusing China of being an "economic enemy", saying that, "We can't continue to allow China to rape our country, and that's what they're doing". Read More »

Father charged in death of missing Tennessee 5-year-old


The father of a five-year-old autistic boy who had been reported missing several days ago has been charged with his murder. On Friday, April 6, 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch requested TBI search the Daniels' residence for evidence of criminal misconduct. Read More »

Woods laments poor iron play after falling out of Masters contention


Reed, an American college champion at nearby Augusta State, never cracked 70 at Augusta until Thursday's 69, but he made up for lost time, even though all three birdie hat tricks were followed with bogeys. "I certainly put a lot of pressure on myself to perform this week". Actually it was driving that I was thinking about. "It's a major. You're going to have to take some chances at some point during the week if you want to win, and that was a time where I thought I had to take a chance". Read More »

Russian Federation says United Kingdom 'playing with fire' over Skripal poisoning accusations


Russia is also unhappy that the Home Office has refused to grant a visa to Ms Skripal's cousin , Viktoria Skripal, who earlier this week told Russian TV that Yulia and her father could soon be allowed home. She said the call was recorded because she has an app on her phone to keep track of all the calls she makes for work. The hospital did not say whether either Sergei or Yulia would suffer long term effects. Read More »

Malditas stun Jordan in AFC Women's Asian Cup opener


The Malditas lost to Jordan, 5-1, in the AFC Women's Asian Cup qualifiers a year ago in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Jordan thought they had the lead back again with 18 minutes to play when Lana Feras scored but the referee ruled out the goal for an earlier foul. Read More »

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Journalist Wearing 'Press' Vest


Here is a rundown of the week. At least seven Palestinian protestors were killed on Friday after Israeli forces opened fire along the Gaza border, The Telegraph reported . Israel, the United States and the European Union label Hamas a terrorist organization. "There will be no such thing here". "If there are provocations, there will be a reaction of the harshest kind like last week", Lieberman told public radio. Read More »

Three Die as Protests Kick Off Again at Gaza-Israel Fence


Murtaja was wearing a press flak jacket and holding his camera when he was shot in the side of his abdomen in the town of Khuzaa. The Israeli military has said that the numbers should be treated with "extreme caution". His shooting and subsequent death was announced by journalism groups including the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate, The Gaza Center for Media Freedom, and Reporters without Borders. Read More »

Several dead as car drives into crowd in Germany's Munster


Police also urged people to avoid "speculation" about the incident. The outlet said emergency services vehicles had swarmed to the scene and a police helicopter was hovering above. Several people have died, possibly even the suspect, a German police spokesperson said. A security source said the motive of the driver was unclear but a terror attack could not be ruled out. Read More »

Tata Mtrs LTD (TTM) Holding Decreased by Cambiar Investors Llc


Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. purchased a new stake in Tata Motors during the second quarter valued at about $178,841,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its stake in Tata Motors by 724.2% in the fourth quarter. $17.88 billion is Tata Mtrs Ltd's MC. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Tata Motors from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $37.00 price target for the company in a research note on Saturday, January 20th. Read More »

Watsco, Inc. (WSO) Sets 52-Week High at $185.88

About 434,605 shares traded or 85.46% up from the average. The TJX Companies, Inc. WSO is uptrending and has moved 22.42% since April 7, 2017. It has underperformed by 8.88% the S&P500. The company was maintained on Monday, October 5 by Barclays Capital. The stock has "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Monday, June 6. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, April 25 to "Neutral". Read More »

S Korean ex-Prez Park gets 24 years jail term for graft


Both Park and prosecutors - who had demanded a 30-year sentence - have one week to appeal. She stands accused of colluding with her secret confidante and long-time friend Choi Soon-sil in taking tens of millions of dollars from conglomerates in return for policy favours. Read More »

Rockefeller Financial Services INC Decreased Its Novartis Ag (NVS) Position

About 12.48 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 72.81% the S&P500. According to 2017Q4 SEC form the Rockefeller Financial Services Inc reduced its holdings in Novartis Ag ( NVS ) by 4.76%. The stock of Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Finally, Nord/LB reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of Novartis in a report on Tuesday, January 2nd. As per Monday, November 14, the company rating was downgraded by Wolfe Research. Read More »

National emergency system 'Alert Ready' goes wireless


This will allow Canadians "to become familiar with how public alert messages will be delivered to their mobile devices, including the tone and vibration cadence that will distinguish them from regular text messages". Provincial testing of the system will begin in May. Wireless users can't opt out of the system, and the CRTC has said wireless providers cannot charge a separate fee on consumers' bills for participating in the alert system. Read More »

Exiled Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont hopes to return to Belgium


Xavier Garcia-Albiol says that the decision not to extradite Puigdemont on rebellion could hurt the "confidence" Spaniards have in "European institutions". He was trying to drive from Finland to Belgium, where he had been living since fleeing to escape arrest in Spain . He had been there since March 25, when he was arrested crossing the border from Denmark. Read More »

Does CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE)'s Growth Make it a Buy?

Zacks downgraded the shares of CTRE in report on Wednesday, August 12 to "Hold" rating . Taking a look at the current stock price for Ross Stores, Inc. Therefore 75% are positive. CareTrust REIT has a one year low of $9.12 and a one year high of $15.88. On average, analysts expect that Caretrust REIT will report full year sales of $36.47 million for the current year, with estimates ranging from $142.30 million to $158.60 million. Read More »

Hard to believe: Woman sells her child, arrested by police in Goa


When they arrived, officers discovered that a 13-month-old had been bitten/attacked by a dog that lived in the home. The report said officers were called to an address on South Marion Avenue near the Winn-Dixie in Lake City about 10 p.m. She remembered Abraham as an "engaged learner" who "lit up a room any time he entered it" and said grief counselors would be at the Barclay Elementary School when students return from spring break Monday. Read More »

First Alert Weather: Changes for the weekend as a system moves in

In fact, we will see afternoon highs back into the 80°s by Thursday and Friday. "Snow above 5,000' is likely with 4" - 6" possible and up to 9" at higher mountain passes. Temperatures will climb to the upper 50s, low 60s. Another front and an upper disturbance will trigger more areas of rain and possible thunder at times Monday and Tuesday . Read More »

No Better Sports Event Then Ipl To Perform - Tamannaah Bhatia


Varun joins his mentor from ABCD 2 in his next performance and the two solid dancers are killing it at the Wankhede before the cricketing action begins. So, it is fitting from entertainment point of view that IPL opens with performances from Bollywood stars. Here's all you need to know about IPL 2018 opening ceremony . Read More »

Howard University Students Win Big As 9-Day Sit-In Ends


In addition, The Washington Post outlines that university administrators affirmed that they will establish a task force dedicated to improvising the overall campus climate overseeing reported incidences of sexual assaults and violence as well as taking into consideration holding student tuition fees. Read More »

Haryana cop arrested for sexually harassing national-level karate player


What he didn't know, was that Neha was a gold victor in the 10th National Level Open Karate Championship in 2017 and was returning home from her karate class. The incident took place when she was returning back home from after her Karate Academy around 7 pm when the cop identified as Yaseen, took the same auto-rickshaw. Read More »

Messi unlikely to be rested vs. Leganes - Valverde


Messi suffered a muscular problem while away on worldwide duty with Argentina at the end of March, ruling him out of friendlies against both Italy and Spain. If Barca avoid defeat on Saturday, they will equal Real Sociedad's 38-match unbeaten record from 1979-80, the longest such streak in LaLiga history. Read More »

Syria troops prepare for anti-Daesh offensive near capital: Observatory


At the same time, two of the people charged with executing US policy against ISIS were contradicting him. Officials from Iran and Russian Federation have heavily critiqued United States foreign policy in regards to Syria, making accusations that the us cares not for defeating the Islamic State but are instead pursue ulterior motives in the form of economic gain. Read More »

Man killed in northeast Valley officer-involved shooting


McDavid claims he drove off to avoid being killed; crashing into a nearby ditch. Searcy County sheriff's deputies and officers from the state Department of Correction were pursuing Daniel Allen Yielding, 23, of Paragould, state police said in a statement. Read More »