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Magnitude 3.3 quake strikes near Alamo, CA


The natural disaster struck at 4:55 a.m. Bay Area Earthquake TrackerOn Sunday, several small earthquakes shook the ground in the East Bay , according to the USGS . According to the preliminary report, the quake was approximately 3 miles in depth. A spokesperson for the USGS was not immediately available for comment. Read More »

Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians for crossing border


Israel's military said troops have shot and killed two Palestinians who infiltrated the country from Gaza, and in a separate incident killed another Palestinian who tried to breach the border. "Precisely how to rank it among all the various challenges, I'll defer on that". US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed on Monday the need for Palestinians and Israelis to hold political talks, saying the "two-party solution" was likely the best outcome to the conflict. Read More »

Traders Performance Review: Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)

Microchip Technology now has $19.90B valuation. It also reduced Bp Plc (NYSE:BP) stake by 95,740 shares and now owns 2.11M shares. Constellium N.V. (NYSE:CSTM) has risen 63.85% since April 29, 2017 and is uptrending. 24,300 are owned by Macquarie Group. Sg Americas Secs Ltd Llc, a New York-based fund reported 40,263 shares. Jones Fin Cos Lllp, a Missouri-based fund reported 3,561 shares. Read More »

Palestinians should 'accept Trump deal or shut up', says bin Salman


Saudi Arabia and Israel have grown increasingly close in the past few years, as both governments are concerned about the threat of Iran and its allies in the region. "The deal calls for building a new Jerusalem for the Palestinians from the surrounding villages and communities", he said. Saudi Arabia's future king, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, apparently sees the Palestinian leadership as the primary obstacle to peace in the Holy Land. Read More »

J&K: 2 Hizbul Mujahideen Terrorists Killed by Security Forces in Pulwama


Earlier, the joint team of Army, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation at Drabgam village. "The operation is still on", said the spokesman. However, people, mostly youths, hit the streets and tried to disrupt the operation against the militants. Reports said that fifteen civilians were injured in the clashes. Read More »

West Bengal Panchayat elections: Trinamool Congress wins several seats uncontested


Of the 9,217 seats in 341 panchayat samitis 3,059 have been bagged by the Mamata-led party uncontested. The numbers in zila parishad elections also echo the same as 203 (24.6%) of the 825 seats have been a walk-over. This year, the panchayat elections will be held in a single phase on May 14 and the counting will be on May 17. Meanwhile, the party leadership termed the victory in the uncontested seats a victory for the masses. Read More »

Trump should win the Nobel Peace Prize, says South Korea's President


On Friday, Moon and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged to end hostilities between the two countries, as well as work towards the "complete denuclearization" of the Korean peninsula. "Just had a long and very good talk with President Moon of South Korea". During Monday's meeting, Moon called for a joint study with the North of economic projects that could be resumed without violating global sanctions imposed on North Korea for its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes. Read More »

Connolly train station closed after suspect material found


In breaking news this lunchtime, Irish Rail has confirmed that Connolly Station is now closed to the public due to a security alert. The exact nature of the items found is not clear, with early suggestions that it may be old industrial explosive material or dynamite. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif took advantage of my sincerity: Asif Ali Zardari


He said Nawaz Sharif sold them every time, he got a chance. Talking to the PPP senior leaders and journalists in Karachi, Asif Ali Zardari said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Quaid Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had broken his trust and sent the former military dictator General (retd) Pervaiz Musharraf overseas. Read More »

Armed robbers hijack marriage party; loot jewellery, kill bride in Uttar Pradesh


As soon as they resumed their journey, four men started chasing them and overtook their vehicle near the Daurala police station. The robbers approached the bride and asked her to hand over the jewellery to them. This incident created fear in the region and the police of three districts- Muzaffarnagar, Ghaziabad and Meerut have been pressed into action. Farhana, the bride was killed by the robbers after resisting, Senior Superintendent of Police Manjil Saini said. Read More »

Chile victims of clergy intercourse abuse reward talks with pope


We are on the path towards an encounter: the final meeting with Jesus. There we begin to be unsure in our response. "So, it is possible that you are going for an election, but you are not going to get a good election and that means we will be postponing the solutions to our problems". Read More »

Allegations against Goyal a hit job: BJP


Khera said the board of Piramal Enterprises had in June 2014 itself authorised purchase of the shares in Flashnet Info Solutions (India) Ltd held by Goyal and his wife "for a consideration not exceeding Rs 10,000 per share". This malicious news article published by Ms Rohini Singh is libelous and is an attack on the reputation of the Piramal Group. "The facts expose Congress for blatant misrepresentations using falsehoods and malicious propaganda against Goyal who is an eminent chartered ... Read More »

Gonski calls for more individual teaching for students


Having reviewed the system for former ALP prime minister Julia Gillard, he was re-called for another look by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and gave an updated report previous year to help shape how the government can best spend the $23 billion in extra funding it has budgeted for the next decade. Read More »

Large Grass Fire Burning North of Dugald


Crews were trying to contain the blaze so it wouldn't reach nearby residential areas. The call came in at about 2:00 p.m. and crews were on the scene until about 8:00 p.m. Besides St. Cloud, fire departments from Waite Park, St. Augusta, Sauk Rapids, Sartell and the DNR helped fight the fire, including 50 firefighters. Read More »

'Westworld' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: Forgiven…but Not Forgotten


The next question is whether or not Esposito will be back in another episode . Perhaps most significantly we met Jim Delos, William's father-in-law and the multi-millionaire who put the backing behind Westworld to launch it. Or think about Teddy in this episode: frozen with grief and horror when he discovers the the piles of hosts in the park's underbelly, and speechless at the recording of the grim, violent loop that routinely ends in his own death. Read More »

EU's Barnier warns Brexit deal at risk over Irish border


While Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will open proceedings at 9.50am and Tánaiste Simon Coveney will close them this afternoon, the key contribution will come from Mr Barnier at 10.45am. Business remains deeply concerned at the trajectory of talks and are planning for all eventualities. Over one in five companies (21%) already have contingency plans in place, while over half (53%) will have plans in place over the coming months. Read More »

Scientists mourn the death of 43-year-old spider


The spider was monitored for the past 44 years in the North Bungullra Reserve in the Central Wheatbelt. According to, researchers believe the spiders can survive so long in the Australian outback thanks to their slow metabolism, distance from humans and sedentary nature. Read More »

Abe starts Middle East tour, to meet crown prince in UAE


In the UAE, the first destination, Abe hopes to confirm the need to strengthen bilateral cooperation in many fields including renewable energy, agriculture and defense, after the recent renewal of concessions for oil fields off Abu Dhabi. The Lower Zakum produces some 450,000 barrels of oil per day. Al-Jaber also leads Abu Dhabi's state-run oil company. Abe kicked off his Middle East tour in the United Arab Emirates, where he hailed the two countries' "strategic relationship" on a visit ... Read More »

Tributes as body of GAA star found in Canada


It is understood Mr Gavin's parents and girlfriend had travelled to British Columbia last week for a resumed search which had been due to involve specially trained divers from Ireland next week. David Gavin's native GAA club Breaffy GAA in Mayo said they were 'heartbroken'. "We stand with David's family, girlfriend and his many anxious friends and pray that David will be found soon and back in the arms of those who love him so much". Read More »

Meridian Bioscience (VIVO) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.13

Korea Investment Corp, which manages about $21.97B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Newell Rubbermaid Inc (NYSE:NWL) by 143,900 shares to 823,989 shares, valued at $25.46M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. bought $14,750 worth of Meridian Bioscience , Inc. LTXB's SI was 1.08M shares in April as released by FINRA. McIlwraith John also bought $14,034 worth of Meridian Bioscience , Inc. Read More »

Global Baby Pram market to grow as Global Baby Pram heats up


Growth of the overall Smart Fabrics And Interactive Textiles market has also been forecasted for the years 2017-2022, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends. Whether you are an expert, analyst, manager, employee or having any other work profile, the data provided by this report will help you lead your organization towards prosperity by understanding the market closely. Read More »

Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG) EPS Estimated At $0.09

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 17,362 shares of the company's stock valued at $194,000 after buying an additional 4,007 shares during the period. (NYSE:PVG). 200 were accumulated by Howe And Rusling Inc. Pretium Resources Inc. acquires, explores for, and develops precious metal resource properties in the Americas.The company has $1.25 billion market cap. Read More »

Odisha rape: 6-year-old dies after 8 days


She was under ventilator and was being treated by a team of 13 doctors. SCB emergency officer, Bhubanananda Moharana had on Thursday informed that her condition was critical and her chances of survival were little. She had no response to pain stimuli, while her pupils were dilated and not responding to light, the report had said. "Stringent action should be taken against the accused", demanded the victim's father. Read More »

Russia's Huge Floating Nuclear Power Plant Embarks on 1st Voyage


It is to be towed to Murmansk, a city of 300,000 people, where its reactors are to be loaded with nuclear fuel. However, due to pressure from Baltic states and a petition organized by Greenpeace Russia, Rosatom, the state-controlled owner, decided past year to move loading and testing to Murmansk. Read More »

Invictus RG Purchase 68295 Shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA (BSBR)

The institutional investor held 1.38 million shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $237.95M, down from 1.57M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Mariner Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Santander Group in the 4th quarter worth about $146,000. Read More »

Xi, Modi Agree to Reduce Border Tensions


However, he said the 2 countries had agreed to work together in the neighbourhood in what he described as China and India plus One (third country) format. "The meeting is of great symbolic significance". Both the leaders recognised the common threat posed by terrorism and they reiterated their resolute opposition to terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. Read More »

Rita Ora Sings "Lonely Together" For First Time Since Avicii's Death


Performing at celebrations for King's Day in the Netherlands on Friday (April 27), the singer took a moment in her set to remember the DJ and producer. After getting everyone's attention, she explained just why the song would be so hard for her to get through. "I remember how fantastic it was to make Lonely Together and it felt like just yesterday we were talking". Read More »

Liga's death a case of murder, say police


A team led by Inspector General ( Thiruvananthapuram Range) Manoj Abraham on Saturday inspected the place where the body had been found. Lithuanian tourist Liga Skromene, whose decomposed body was found from a deserted mangrove forest in Kerala, died following "blunt injuries" in the neck, police said. Read More »

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Reportedly a Couple Again


They were seen speaking with bishop Paul Tighe, the Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture, during the event. "This feeling of love", she shared while introducing the song Into Me You See. She was truly devastated. Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are officially back together as a couple after calling it quits early previous year. Orlando was begging [for] her back, soon after the breakup. Read More »

Kid asks Huckabee Sanders why Trump fired Comey


Instead of honestly answering them, the #Press Secretary was said to avoid the questions and kept asking each kid who their parents were. "Out", they exclaimed in unison, and so the grown-ups were left to huddle around and peep through the few available windows. Read More »