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NRA receives record haul of donations in wake of Parkland shootings

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In 2016, for instance, the Political Victory Fund raised more than $11 million, but the NRA overall spent tens of millions of dollars on federal and state-level elections. Millions of Americans across the country took to the streets last month to protest mass shootings and advocate for stricter gun control policies in the wake of the shooting. Read More »

Czech Republic says Jerusalem consulate first step on path to embassy move

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I hope that the decision will be implemented quickly. In his blog on Twitter he wrote that he welcomes this decision. Israeli businessman Dan Propper, chairman of the food processing company Osem, has agreed to take up the position, Czech President Milos Zeman said in a speech in Prague to mark Israel's 70th anniversary. Read More »

SmackDown Live Superstar Notices He's Missing From Greatest Royal Rumble Advertisement

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Therefore if a WWE Superstar doesn't see themselves in the advertisement for the show there's still a very good bet that they'll be performing at the event. SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Bludgeon Brothers vs. Opposite him, The Miz then should leave as the new Intercontinental Champion. This is another case of a title change making little sense after what happened at WrestleMania . Read More »

Germany's gas bill shows perks of close Russia ties

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The demand for resources is growing among many traditional partners of Gazprom, the top manager said. He noted that the arbitration proceedings on Gazprom's debt before the National Joint-Stock Company Naftogaz of Ukraine "could help" the talks, rather than hinder them, the Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported. Read More »

Which Way Traders Signposts QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP), Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) Stocks?

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) ended its day at 3.49 with the rising stream of -1.13% and its total traded volume was 5.25 million shares less than the average volume. Wall Street sees -114.16 % negative EPS growth as of April, 25. (NYSE: QEP ) rating. FBR Capital has "Hold" rating and $10.5 target. Looking backwards over the past quarter, these shares have gained 13.57%. Read More »

Traders Actions to Focus: First Solar, Inc. (FSLR), Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP)

It has outperformed by 141.76% the S&P500. Jrm Investment Counsel Llc decreased its stake in Kinder Morgan Inc Del (KMI) by 30.05% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:FSLR)'s earnings release, as reported by RTT. On May, 1. Investors expect First Solar, Inc . (NASDAQ:FSLR) for 20,600 shares. (NASDAQ:FSLR). Read More »

Attorney: Woman at center of Waffle House arrest was 'brutalized'

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Both the Police Department and Waffle House have said that the cellphone video did not show the full story and that the officers acted appropriately and had reason to arrest Clemons. Clemons was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, and was released on $1,000 bail. The video has sparked outrage on social media, with many going so far as to call for a boycott of Waffle House, a cultural staple for many Southern Black youth. Read More »

Qatar should pay for USA troops in Syria: Saudi FM By

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He made the statement based on the US President Donald Trump statement, during a joint press conference held with his visiting French counterpart Emmanuel Macron. Al-Jubeir confirmed that the kingdom is talking with the White House about the possible sending of troops to Syria, despite Damascus considers the US military presence illegal, whose objective, its analysts say, is to prolong the war. Read More »

Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) Sellers Reduced By 8.2% Their Shorts

The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Monday, December 12 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Sunday, July 30 with "Buy". During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment decreased to 1.18. The Basic Materials stock showed a change of 1.89% from opening and finally closed at $3.77 by scoring 3.01%. Read More »

JetBlue advances West Coast strategy

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Oakland International Airport (OAK) - Twice daily service. Portland International Airport (PDX) - Once daily service. The vote followed some two years' worth of work and debate. JetBlue said it will add a flight from Ontario Airport to NY, also on September 5, as part of its Southern California shuffling of routes. Industry watchers note, though, that JetBlue's operations there have been at least in part about maintaining a presence at the facility and keeping other air carriers out. Read More »

Refusal to Make Haspel Information Public 'Unacceptable — Senators to Central Intelligence Agency

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On Wednesday, three Democrats on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence - Sen. Haspel, nominated last month to succeed Mike Pompeo at the CIA, would become the agency's first female chief. "If the record shows that Haspel played any role in carrying out, supervising, or directing any form of torture or detainee abuse, or the destruction of evidence relating to these activities, we urge you to reject her nomination", the retired generals and admirals wrote. Read More »

ICE pushback from Cuomo to include suit, executive order over 'reckless arrests'

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In a letter to the deputy director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Cuomo says the tactics taken by ICE agents in NY "reflect a serious disregard for the rule of law". Cuomo agrees. He said Collins' constitutional rights were violated when ICE entered his property without a warrant. Das also represents Ravi Ragbir, who made news recently when ICE detained him at a routine check-in. Read More »

ME sheriff's deputy investigating robbery fatally shot

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Cole has a son who also is a Somerset County deputy. Police have converged on the Cumberland Farms convenience store in Norridgewock this morning, including a crisis negotiation team. School officials say the Mill Stream School is closed today as a precaution. AOS 92 schools serving Waterville and Winslow went into lockdown, as did those in Oakland and Norridgewock . Read More »

Goose attacks high school golfer

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Birdies on the golf course are usually a good thing. He hoped to avoid her. When you play golf here in New England you're always ready for beef with a goose, but it barely happens and when it does, it's rarely ever documented until now. The golfers had just finished teeing off and were walking down the fairway when they passed a goose nest. Couling did salvage one silver lining though. Read More »

George HW Bush 'alert and out of intensive care'

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And there was room for humor in the statement, as well: "President Bush naturally thanks everyone for their prayers and good wishes". He has been in Houston Methodist Hospital since Sunday, a day after his wife's funeral, for treatment of an infection that's spread to his blood. Read More »

123 guests attend White House state dinner

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On the short guest list for the dinner Tuesday, which honored French President Emmanuel Macron , was Blackstone Chairman Stephen Schwarzman, who headed the president's Strategic and Policy Forum of influential American CEOs, which was disbanded after some members disagreed with Trump's Charlottesville response. Read More »

Cowboy takes down robber in Mexico butcher shop

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The video was titled "asalto frustrado", which roughly translates to "thwarted robbery". In the meantime, the man in the cowboy hat and the suspect continue to wrestle as the suspect appears to stab him with a silver object. At one point, an employee can be seen grabbing the gun and running toward the back of the store. The perpetrator then attempted to run out of the store but employees managed to tackle him to the ground. Read More »

Cabinet approves `death-for-child-rapist' ordinance

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In fact, two of the BJP ministers in CM Mehbooba Mufti's cabinet resigned subsequently over the matter. In 2012, the government came up with one of most progressive law (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012) to end sexual violence against children followed by Criminal Amendment Act, 2013. Read More »

Armenian Revolutionary Federation Party Withdraws From the Ruling Coalition

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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

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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'

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 »