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South African Women Wear Black To Honour Mam' Winnie


But he was largely being recast as a widely loved non-violent moderate, instead of what he was at the time of his death: an increasingly unpopular critic of a corrupt and unequal economic system. Largely lost in this haze of popular history was what linked them together. She countered with accusations of her own that she did not quite make clear. Read More »

Ghanaian group threatens more protests against Ghana-US military deal


He said the President will not sound differently from what most Government communicators and Ministers of State have already said. "We are more committed to the Fourth Republic than any other political party in this country. "We must work hard to convince the electorates that we deserve to be voted into power. So I am saying that we can not depend on their incompetence, we need to work hard to gain the support of the electorate", Mahama said. Read More »

United States imposes fresh sanctions on Russian entities


Also on the list are tycoon Suleiman Kerimov, under investigation in France over allegations he brought in millions of euros in suitcases full of cash, and Kirill Shamalov, a billionaire reported to be Putin's son-in-law. "Having obtained zero results from the 50 previous rounds of sanctions, Washington continues to employ fear with the refusal to issue American visas, the threatening of Russian businesses with the freezing of companies' assets and property, while forgetting that the ... Read More »

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI) Rises to $26.95

The Perf Month is commonly used by stock traders for evaluating the monthly performance of the financial management companies, stakeholders, investors, corporate owners, tycoons and entrepreneur groups in the stock markets. Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc .is a real estate investment firm.The firm is worth $5.59 billion. Cetera Llc owns 31,976 shares or 0.05% of their U.S. Read More »

Russell Crowe movie items on auction


The actor arrived at the event, held in the inner-Sydney Carriageworks building, about 7pm after a rendition of Happy Birthday. If you're curious, you can check out the entire lot of times here. Among the more than 200 items you can bid on: an aluminum prop sword and spare blade used by Crowe in " Gladiator " s famous tiger fight scene. Among the eclectic assortment of items were life-size prop horses; wardrobe from " Gladiator ", including a cod piece, a pair of leather wrist cuffs and ... Read More »

US trade gap rises 6th straight month to 9 ½-year high


According to the official report, in February exports rose up to $204.4 billion United States dollars, which represents 1.7 percent, and imports had the same rising trend for $262 billion USD. Agriculture: With Chinese tariffs targeting USA agricultural products like apples and soybeans, Canadian producers are concerned that US output will start flooding north in search of markets. Read More »

Facebook cracks down on issue ads ahead of Zuckerberg's testimony

Facebook admitted a year ago that fake Russian Facebook accounts had purchased more than $100,000 in ads, which US intelligence agencies say were meant to influence the election in favor of Donald Trump . According to TechCrunch , Facebook now intends on implementing an "unsend" feature in the next few months, which would allow users to remove sent messages from people's inboxes. Read More »

Lawrence County Under Winter Storm Watch Friday Night Through Saturday Morning


Louis. Since ground temperatures have warmed a bit, some of the snow will melt as it falls. Some areas in the northern counties also including Henderson, Webster and Daviess counties could possibly receive up to 4 inches or more. Snowfall amounts should generally be 1 inch or less. Untreated surfaces may glaze over, especially bridges. The high Saturday will be 37 degrees. Stay weather aware heading into this weekend, especially if you have travel plans. Read More »

Games-Highlights on day two of the Commonwealth Games


I don't know how that happened. "I've got nothing against the Aboriginal people but I'm sick and exhausted of being made to feel as if I'm a second-class citizen in my own country". "I could see [Guy] coming at me, but it's awesome to go one-two with one of my best mates". "A few more years (towards Tokyo) is going to be hard to stay up in the top end but the depth in Australian cycling is awesome, the culture is unbelievable and I'm so proud to be part of the team, and hopefully in the next ... Read More »

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 »