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Former Pakistan foreign minister Khawaja Asif moves court over disqualification


In his petition, Khwaja Asif contended that the IHC erred in holding, "It is obvious form the facts and circumstances in the instant case that the respondent (Asif) had deliberately and willfully not disclosed his status as an employee of the company, nor receiving the salary pursuant thereto, however, Khawaja Asif claimed that he had made full disclosure in his nomination form as required under Representation of People's Act (ROPA)". Read More »

Train Station Evacuated in Melbourne


A peak hour police operation has caused chaos and left commuters stranded after train lines were shut down. The man was on a green motorised scooter and was carrying a red and black backpack and green helmet. He was wearing a broad-brimmed hat, black coat, tan trousers and black boots at the time of the incident. Commuters took to social media, capturing photos of the massive queues at train platforms across the city. Read More »

Blast at north London Jewish festival, some 30 injured


Multiple sources have reported the explosion may have been caused by mobile phones being thrown into the fire . An explosion during a Jewish celebration in London has left several people injured after crowds gathered to celebrate Lag BaOmer, a Jewish festive day on which bonfires are a tradition, APA reports citing "British Daily Express". Read More »

SOJA Congratulates Ghanaian Journalists On World Press Freedom Index


The 10-day shut-down of four leading private television stations for airing the mock swearing-in of National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga as the "people's president" and the beating up of journalists covering the return to Kenya of controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna exemplified the attack on media freedom in Kenya. Read More »

Iowa Lawmakers Just Passed a Bill to Ban Abortion After Six Weeks


Ohio GOP legislators in March mounted a challenge to Roe by passing a law that would criminalize abortion care. Democrats also said because the bill doesn't specify civil and criminal immunity for doctors who violate the law, it could open up doctors to criminal prosecution for performing abortions. Read More »

Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP) Analyst's Long Term Pick


The company has market cap of $13.55 billion. The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $52.27. On Tuesday, January 16 a trade for 55,603 shs valued at $4.73 million was made by COORS PETER H . Ngam Ltd Partnership holds 14,869 shares. The insider now directly owns 82,002 shares worth $5,877,903. Hightower Advisors Limited Liability Corporation has 0.01% invested in Pentair plc (NYSE:PNR). Read More »

Las Vegas PD Releases Some Body Camera Footage of Massacre


A third officer's camera was not working. Several hundred others were injured during the incident, the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. Officers are seen looking behind curtains, and one grabbed an assault-style rifle from the ledge of a broken window. Read More »

Cambridge Analytica shutting down


The employees have been asked to return their computers. "They are party to very serious investigations and those investigations can not be impeded by the closure of these companies", Damian Collins, chairman of parliament's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee - which is scrutinising Cambridge Analytica - told Reuters. Read More »

Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB) Shares Sold by Eaton Vance Management

The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $14.48. About 1.75M shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. On Friday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". Swiss State Bank reported 5.46M shares. The firm has "Hold" rating by SunTrust given on Wednesday, January 18. Read More »

Suspect killed during Homeland Security operation in San Antonio


Tuesday at the intersection of Vermont and Ferndale. The agents who conducted the operation are with the Department of Homeland Security. One of the ERO officers returned fire striking and killing the suspect. This is a developing story. 'On May 1, 2018, ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) personnel were involved in an officer-related shooting. Read More »

Southern Iran hit by quake


The epicenter was approximately 70 km South of the village Away. Muscat: A magnitude 5.3 quake struck southwest Iran in the early hours of Wednesday, which is around 700 km away from Khasab in Oman. Messages on victims did not arrive. The number of people injured in Wednesday quake in Sisakht hit 105, Spokesman of Iran Emergency Organization Mojtaba Khaledi said. Read More »

Nancy Pelosi Predicts Retaking Speaker's Gavel From GOP


House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she plans on staying in leadership if Democrats win the House in November. I feel confident about it. If she didn't, she said, she'd be leaving some of the country's biggest decisions up to a boys' club, made up of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, House Speaker Paul Ryan's replacement and President Donald Trump. Read More »

Cambridge Analytica is 'shutting down' following Facebook data scandal


In March, Cambridge Analytica suspended its CEO, Alex Nix.However, Nix is reportedly leading a new company called Emerdata. "While this decision was extremely painful for Cambridge Analytica's leaders, they recognize that it is all the more hard for the Company's dedicated employees who learned today that they likely would be losing their jobs as a result of the damage caused to the business by the unfairly negative media coverage", it said in the statement. Read More »

United States transfers first Guantanamo prisoner under Trump


The Defense Department today announced the first Guantanamo detainee transfer of the Trump administration, sending Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed Haza al Darbi back home to Saudi Arabia. To that end, the Pentagon said on Wednesday it updated its guidance on criteria for transferring new detainees to Guantanamo Bay. The Pentagon did not provide any additional details on the recommendations, and it was not clear what impact they would have. Read More »

Cambridge Analytica Announces Its Closing


The whole debacle sparked a firestorm of public backlash, with many arguing that millions of people's data were compromised because Facebook doesn't properly vet who it commercially partners with. It is also under investigation for allegedly violating limits on spending during that campaign to benefit the "leave" side. Cambridge Analytica used the data to create complex algorithms meant to influence voters while doing analytics and other election-related outreach for the Trump campaign. Read More »

Trump says Kim summit details to be unveiled within days


The three Americans - Kim Dong Chul, Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang Duk, also known as Tony Kim - were released from a North Korean labor camp and sent to Pyongyang for medical treatment , the Financial Times reported . "My mom, brother and I miss our dad so much", Kim's son said in that video . Kim Dong Chul is the president of a company involved in worldwide trade and hotel services. Read More »

Summer Zervos, Trump Accuser, Subpoenas 'The Apprentice' Recordings


Wang has issued two subpoenas to the Beverly Hills Hotel and MGM Television Entertainment, which owns " The Apprentice " archives, for evidence about Trump's interactions with the former reality TV contestant. Attorneys for Zervos previously subpoenaed Trump campaign documents concerning Zervos, any other woman who has accused Trump of inappropriate touching and the Access Hollywood tape. Read More »

Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results; Tops Estimate

California-based Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt has invested 0.21% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc . ( ADP ) stock price registered the value at $118.08 by scoring a change of -1.50% at the end of Monday trading session. Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) has declined 17.05% since May 2, 2017 and is downtrending. Analysts predict 9.92 % diference or $1.44 from the $1.31 EPS from 2017. Read More »

Kangaroo attacks on Aussie hospital grounds fuel call for more warnings


People have been warned not to feed kangaroos at a tourist spot in Australia following a string of attacks by the animals. Thousands flock to Morisset Hospital, a former psychiatric institution about 80 miles north of Sydney, where wild kangaroos have occupied the grassy slopes as dry weather inland forces them out to urban areas. Read More »

UT Chancellor Beverly Davenport Fired


In his termination letter to Davenport, Pietro outlined the terms of her demotion and salary. At the fifth year, Davenport's compensation is to be adjusted to the average base salary of full professors in that department. She argued that she attends thousands of University fundraisers and was specifically asked by lawmakers to raise private money for the center. As chancellor, one of Davenport's key decisions was to opt out of a proposed plan to outsource UT facilities management. Read More »

Sessions sending more feds to border to help process 'caravan' immigrants


In the end, however, only about 30 percent actually end up being able to prove they need asylum, and that is a "critical gap in the system", according to the commissioner. Under U.S. asylum protocol, people spend up to three days at the border inspection facility before being transferred to longterm detention centers while their case is decided. Read More »

Robert De Niro To White House Correspondents' Association

Colbert read through Trump's angry tweets , with commentary, then said that he's looked over "the 49 question that Mueller has for Trump, and they barely scratch the surface of what I want to know. This post Dave Chappelle, Stephen Colbert Approve of Michelle Wolf's WHCD Routine first appeared on SPIN . As you've probably heard by now, Wolf has faced criticism for some of her humor, particularly comparing Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Aunt Lydia, the fascist enforcer in The Handmaid's ... Read More »

Credit Suisse Group Cuts Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) Price Target to $80.00

The stock increased 1.20% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $73.13. About 94,172 shares traded. Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) has declined 0.25% since May 2, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE:GWR) rating on Tuesday, August 4. The stock has "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, June 26. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, April 19 by Bank of America. Read More »

Student killed after falling from party bus


A University of North Carolina student has died after falling out of the window of a party bus into the path of traffic during a night out on campus. 'We tell them to behave, for one, and part of that is obviously, along with the signage, is do not mess with the emergency windows unless its an emergency , ' he said . Read More »

GOP lawmakers urge Azar to halt Title X funding for Planned Parenthood


All three Planned Parenthood organizations are asking the court to block the funding announcement, and continue patient's current access to care under Title X. Reinstating the Reagan rule would be the most drastic anti-abortion policy implemented by the Trump administration domestically, but it is very similar to the Mexico City Policy executive order Trump enacted in his first few days in office, which prevents U.S. Read More »

Upset at father's alcoholism, NEET aspirant kills self in Tamil Nadu: Cops


His body was found hanging from a railway overbridge in Tirunelveli and heart rending scenes followed as his parents wailed over the death of their son. Apart from the suicide note, the bag reportedly contained a damaged mobile phone, his NEET examination hall ticket and SSLC mark sheet. After his mother's death, Dinesh was brought up by his uncle Mani in Madurai. Read More »

Lawmakers overturn veto of pot sales bill


The House overrode the veto with a 109-39 vote, according to the Portland Press-Herald . Possession of up to 2.5 ounces (71 grams) of marijuana already is legal in the state. The Legislature's override means marijuana sales may start in ME as early as early 2019, Portland's WMTW-TV reported . Nine states, including ME, and the District of Columbia have moved to legalize recreational marijuana use, but the substance remains federally prohibited. Read More »

Basque separatists ETA announce dissolution


Almost every weekend finds Zigor Goieaskoetxea on the road, clocking up thousands of kilometers to visit two jailed brothers - one in France, one in Spain. Her symbol is a snake wrapped around an axe. ETA targeted not just the police and military, but civilians, entrepreneurs and even its own members who wanted to leave. Read More »

Miami to vote on plans for 2019 F1 race next week


In a statement of the announcement, F1's Managing Director Commercial Operations, Sean Bratches says that if the race gets approved, the combination of F1 and Miami would make a ideal destination for a glamorous sport. He's also brought several global soccer events to Hard Rock Stadium, which is seeking to host World Cup matches in 2026. Beckham and MLS formally announced earlier this year that a team is coming, but it's still unclear where the stadium for that club will be built and ... Read More »

Brinks Truck Drops $600K on Indiana Highway


Troopers at the scene initially said that as much as $600,000 may have been scattered across the interstate, but later said that they couldn't be sure of the exact amount. Perrine says anyone who picked up the money can be charged with theft. The incident got even more complicated when drivers reportedly stopped on the busy highway in the hopes of recovering some of the flying money. Read More »