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Armenian Revolutionary Federation Party Withdraws From the Ruling Coalition


In a surprise move, Sarkisian, who served as president for a decade, stood down as prime minister just a week after being elected by parliament, following days of protests by demonstrators who accused him of a blatant power grab. Two weeks of demonstrations looked to have peaked on Monday when Serzh Sarksyan quit as prime minister. On the same day, the Armenian parliament voted for appointing Serzh Sargsyan to the prime minister's post: 77 MPs voted for it, 17 MPs were against. Read More »

Cutera (CUTR) Raised to Strong-Buy at BidaskClub

Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 12,568 shares of the medical device company's stock worth $218,000 after buying an additional 7,410 shares during the last quarter. (NYSE:DDR). Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 0.11% or 15,715 shares. Comerica Comml Bank has invested 0% in Cutera , Inc. "(NASDAQ:CUTR)" was published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. Read More »

Group blames Trump for jump in attacks on US Muslims


Those 2,599 incidents of anti-Muslim bias in 2017 were an increase of 17 percent from 2016. "It demonstrates how Islamophobia is further being institutionalized", Zainab Arain , CAIR's research and advocacy department coordinator and author of the report, told HuffPost. Read More »

Trinidad and Tobago deportations 'violate human rights'


The Trinidad and Tobago government has held talks with senior United Nations officials in a bid to "correct what it calls the misinformation in the public domain' regarding the deportation of almost 100 Venezuelan nationals". Questions were raised over the way in which the 82 Venezuelan nationals "voluntarily" returned to their home country via a Venezuelan military aircraft. Read More »

Eye Catching Stock: Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)

Tributary Mgmt accumulated 115,100 shs. The stock decreased 1.83% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $14.73. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 2.77 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. Read More »

Wipro lowers revenue guidance for Q1


Gross revenues at Rs 137.7 billion declined 1.57 per cent on a year-on-year basis; sequentially, it was nearly flat, with a growth of 0.7 per cent. Consolidated revenue for the quarter also declined, albeit marginally, 1.6 per cent to Rs 13,769 crore from Rs 13,988 crore in the same period previous year and remained flat sequentially as against Rs 13,670 crore quarter ago. Read More »

Canada Plane On Road


A pilot, co-pilot and four people were on board; Calgary police say no injuries were reported. Jason Hollyoak told CTV Calgary that he saw the plane make an incredible landing. The investigators are expected to arrive in Calgary later this morning, Fournier said. The plane remained on the street during the busy morning commute and police set up detours around the scene. Read More »

Volvo wants EVs to make up half of its sales by 2025


The brand was the first to state that all of its models will be electrified in some form from 2019 - may that be as a mild hybrid , plug-in hybrid or an all-electric vehicle - and is hoping that interest from Chinese customers will be the driving force. Read More »

Sessions refuses to say if he's recused himself from Cohen probe


Sessions is expected to testify before Congress about his role in the Cohen investigation in the coming days. "I don't believe it did", Sessions said. Meanwhile, Sessions has continued to defend his decision to recuse himself in the Russian Federation probe, even as the president has continued to be critical of him and his DOJ. Read More »

Palestinian journalist shot at Gaza protest dies of wounds


On Saturday, Palestinian lecturer Fadi al-Batsh, 35, was gunned down as he was walking to a mosque near his home to lead dawn prayers. National police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said that the motorbike allegedly used by the assailants had been found in the Setapak area of Kuala Lumpur . Read More »

Timeline: Windrush immigration scandal


Government sources have played down reports of a row between the pair over the issue at Tuesday's cabinet. Those who arrived between 1973 and 1988 will receive less help - they will merely be able to access a helpline to secure their citizenship status. Read More »

Wisenberg Sees 'Dereliction' If Mueller Hasn't Interviewed Russian Lawyer


Investigators are said to be interested, in particular, in Trump's public appeal in a press conference on July 27, 2016, for Russian Federation to recover deleted emails of Hillary Clinton , then the Democratic presidential nominee. "That was essentially a monologue". " They listened very carefully.Their questions were very sharp, pin-pointed". Manafort faces several charges stemming from his lobbying work for a Ukrainian political party, but no campaign official has yet to face charges ... Read More »

Donors pledge $4.4 billion for Syria, well short of target


The E.U. policy chief said the fundraising will support early recovery in Syria in hopes of returning electricity and water to affected areas. The figure was also far short of the $6 billion pledged at last year's Brussels gathering, and aid group Oxfam said governments had not done enough. Read More »

Shoplifting scandal forces Madrid premier to resign


For over a month, Cifuentes has been caught in a media storm over accusations she obtained a 2011-2012 law diploma from Madrid's King Juan Carlos University (URJC) without taking all the required exams and rarely attending lectures. Cifuentes headed the region of Madrid since 2015 thanks to the support of Ciudadanos, which had also threatened to join a motion of confidence to force her resignation after the master's scandal broke. Read More »

Donald Trump's female lookalike creates frenzy on the internet


Dolores Leis stands in a field on her farm in Galicia, in northern Spain, Thursday April 19, 2018. Although she doesn't have a computer or a phone, Antelo has achieved viral fame since she was photographed by journalist Paula Vázquez. The picture of the farmer has gone viral on social media as one of the users even described as her the "Donald Trump of the Costa da Morte", Newsweek reported . Read More »

BTS to perform new track at Billboard Awards


While they attended last year's event, this will be the first time they get to perform on stage for the BBMAs crowd. BTS is nominated for the Top Social Artist award for the second year in a row and fans are excited to not only see them perform on stage but, hopefully, see them win more trophies which they can add to their already huge collection. Read More »

LGBT group rescinds award for MSNBC's Joy Reid


Reid to honor her at our 45th anniversary celebration, we did so knowing about the blog posts [revealed last year] from the late 2000s regarding Charlie Crist ". In a blog post yesterday, they said Reid's attorneys had contacted them last December to ask them to remove their archives of because, the attorneys alleged, their archived version contained "fraudulent" posts "inserted into legitimate content". Read More »

Manhunt Underway for Man Who Killed Maine Sheriff's Deputy


A gunman is at large after shooting a police officer dead, stealing his police auto and robbing a gas and convenience store early Wednesday in the northeastern USA state of ME, the authorities said. He had served the agency for 13 years. The last time a ME law enforcement officer died in a shooting was 1989, when Detective Giles Landry was shot to death during an investigation of a child abuse complaint, according to WCSH . Read More »

Franklin Resources Inc. Purchases Shares of 1738 Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO)

The company has market cap of $6.43 billion. The company had a trading volume of 320,841 shares, compared to its average volume of 271,432. QuinStreet, Inc. 9 analysts on average are expecting Watsco report earnings of $2.49 per share for the current quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 1.86 in 2017 Q4. Read More »

Pinarayi death case: 'Auto-driver bought rat poison for Soumya'


The woman was separated from her husband and according to police, her motive was that her parents and child were "impediments to her wayward life". Subsequently, Aishwarya's body was exhumed yesterday by the police and the viscera was sent for chemical examination to check the presence of any residue of Aluminium Phosphide in her body. Read More »

World wine output falls to 60-year low


That was its lowest level since 1957. In its annual state of the market and worldwide trade conference in Paris, the OIV confirmed that wine production had dropped to 250 million hectolitres in 2017, the lowest level since 1957, when volumes stood at 173.8m hectolitres, according to Reuters . Read More »

Syria regime strikes kill 6 civilians in south Damascus: monitor


The Syrian regime also reportedly used chemical weapons against civilians in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. The Syrian regime plans to recover an opposition-held pocket north of Homs city soon after it completes surrender deals with armed groups around the capital Damascus, a Syrian regime representative said on Tuesday. Read More »

Kuwait expels Philippine envoy amid tensions over domestic workers


Kuwait on Wednesday asked the Philippines' ambassador to leave the country within a week and recalled its ambassador to Manila for consultations. Angara said Cayetano's gesture has at least defused the brewing tension between the Philippines and Kuwait's diplomatic ties now strained over reports of abuse and maltreatment of Filipino domestic workers based there. Read More »

Donald Trump 'to visit the United Kingdom in July'

It had been expected that Trump, who is now hosting French President Macron, would open the US Embassy in London in February, but he claimed to have cancelled the trip because of Nine Elms' "off location" and the poor property deal. The Prime Minister had faced calls to cancel Trump's planned visit after the US President launched a Twitter attack on London Mayor Sadiq Khan in the wake of the London Bridge terror attack . Read More »

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) Analysts See $1.78 EPS on April, 25


Hl Financial Services Llc who had been investing in Norfolk Southern Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $40.76 billion market cap company. Finally, Norfolk Southern Corporation's Return on Investment, a measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment, calculated by the return of an investment divided by the cost, stands at 9.60%. Read More »

Mahesh BHARATH ANE NENU cruises to Tollywood top 5


After zoom pasting the Rs 100 crore mark in two days, the Mahesh Babu starrer has now crossed the Rs 125 crore mark at the box office across the globe. In no time this film secured its place in the all-time top 5 list of telugu films in US, Just nearing to his previous blockbuster SRIMANTHUDU . He also took part in an interactive session with Mahesh Babu and Koratala Siva. Read More »

Two wanted in Peru over lynching of Canadian for shaman murder


The prosecutors also said it was too early to name a suspect. His body was later found buried nearby. Relatives of Olivia Arevalo Lomas , 81, said that a foreigner had asked her for a healing session and then shot her to death. Prosecutor Ricardo Jimenez said police believed one of the main motives for the murder was an unpaid debt of 14,000 Peruvian soles (US$4,300) that Arevalo's son owed to Woodroffe. Read More »

Liga's death: Everything possible was done, says CM


The decapitated remains of Liga Skromane were identified on Saturday by her sister Ilze Skromane and Liga's husband Andrew Jordan, from Swords, north Dublin. 'We are sure it's not suicide. IIze told the media that her sister Liga was murdered. Latvian national Ilze Skromane has stuck firm to her belief that her sister Liga Skromane would not have committed suicide and that there were people involved in her death. Read More »

Uranus smells like farts, rotten eggs


The discovery suggests clouds in the planet's atmosphere are composed of hydrogen sulfide, known to make rotten eggs smell so bad. A global research team of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, using spectroscopes, have found hydrogen sulfide in the clouds or Uranus, NASA said on Tuesday. Read More »

US Supreme Court to decide legality of Trump travel ban


The ban's challengers nearly certainly need one of those two justices to strike down the ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries. The court will consider whether the president can indefinitely keep people out of the country based on nationality. Read More »