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US B1-B bombers fly off North Korea's eastern coast


A group of U.S. Air Force bombers flew in global waters just off the coast of North Korea on Saturday, the Pentagon said. The recalcitrant communist nation is increasingly being seen as a serious threat by the global community and in the Asia-Pacific region, as Pyongyang continues to flex its military muscle with repeated missile and nuclear tests. Read More »

Compass Minerals International, Inc. (CMP) Shares Bought by Legal & General Group Plc

It has underperformed by 30.01% the S&P500. The stock volatility for week was 1.55% while for month was 1.79%. About 10,543 shares traded. Td Asset Mgmt holds 7,172 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (NYSE: CMP ) for 54,068 shares. Compass Minerals is a leading provider of essential minerals that solve nature's challenges, including salt for winter roadway safety and other consumer, industrial and agricultural uses, and specialty plant nutrition minerals that improve the quality and yield of ... Read More »

Hillary Clinton isn't helping Democrats move on


Everyone seems to have a strong opinion about why Hillary Clinton lost. "That just hasn't turned out to be the case". But Greenberg's most intriguing - and I think, important - point is his suggestion that Clinton chose to focus on gender and race issues over class ones, and that it cost her dearly. Read More »

'Madman' Kim Jong Un 'will be tested like never before'


The document did not specify whether existing North Korean account holders could still deposit or remove money from their accounts. "We urge the DPRK not to go further along a unsafe direction", Wang said, referring to North Korea by the acronym of its official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Read More »

Alwar-based Falahari Baba accused of rape arrested


The police got a medical examination conducted on him at a government hospital in Alwar where his sugar and blood pressure were found to be normal. Falahari Baba's counsel Ashok Sharma urged the court to provide medical facilities to him. Read More »

Two officers shot during incident in New Haven


Two police officers were shot and injured by a gunman in CT on Saturday after responding to another shooting incident, CBS Hartford affiliate WFSB-TV reports. A female victim in the original shooting was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital. Hartman said Officer Pasino was grazed in the arm, and Officer Shumway was also shot in the arm. Read More »

Early team news for Southampton v United


Romelu Lukaku's first half goal after 20 minutes was the difference between the sides. Indeed, together the duo managed to find the back of the net just 19 times from a combined 95 appearances for United last season , but their scintillating form so far in 2017/18 has helped the Red Devils to the top of the Premier league standings after five games. Read More »

Spelunker in IN rescued after 60 hours locked in cave


A United States student was trapped in a cave for three days without food or water after he was left behind on a group excursion. Lukas Cavar , 19, was visiting the Sullivan Cave in southern Indiana with the Indiana University Caving Club on Sunday. Read More »

Rex Tillerson: Trump 'ultimately' decides North Korea military response


Over the summer, he warned he would unleash "fire and fury" on the North if it continues to threaten the United States. "Japan will avoid overt criticism of South Korea's aid move to give the impression of a harmonious three-way relationship with the United States, while being quite frank with Seoul behind the scenes that it's not happy", said Yasuhiro Izumikawa, professor of the Faculty of Policy Studies at Chuo University in Tokyo. Read More »

Musharraf should return if he's fearless: Zardari


They chanted slogans against Imran, calling him "Mr Niazi", suggesting he visit a psychiatrist. According to Rabbani, Benazir Bhutto had written about Musharraf in different letters. if Musharraf is courageous enough, he must appear before courts", he said in a reply to the military dictator who had accused him of plotting the assassination of Benazir and Murtaza Bhutto. Read More »

Alerts for: City of Toronto - Environment Canada


Following the tragic news of a four-year-old boy dying from overheating in a hot auto this week, Torontonians need to be smart this weekend and refrain from leaving pets and small children in vehicles. As for the warm weather warning, the risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors. Read More »

New magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes jittery Mexico


This week's quake killed at least 295 people and collapsed buildings in Mexico City. Alejandra Castellanos, who was staying in a hotel in the area with her husband, said she was "frightened" when she felt the earth shake for the second time in two weeks. Read More »

First day of Fall, but it doesn't feel like it


The eye of Hurricane Maria is located 395 miles ESE of Nassau, Bahamas. It's still a little too early to tell about the rest of the East Coast once we get north of our state. As the storm bends more towards the north by the start of the workweek, it's likely it will slow down even more and could stall offshore of North Carolina. Read More »

Earthquake Detected in North Korea Near Nuclear Test Site


Seismic activity was detected Saturday near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site, but it is not known whether a nuclear test caused the development. The natural disaster comes after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's regime over Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions that has raised global alarm. Read More »

China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea

Britain's FTSE 100 was up 0.6 percent, while the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index rose 0.05 percent. Speaking of the recently concluded BRICS summit in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Wang said the top priority is to implement the outcomes of the meeting and turn the political consensus regarding investment, finance, infrastructure and people-to-people exchanges among the BRICS leaders into actual moves. Read More »

China to limit oil supplies to North Korea

North Korea has one nuclear test site - Punggye-ri. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said it would ban exports of condensate and liquefied natural gas to North Korea and limit textile imports from the North, starting 12 a.m. The move prompted global condemnation, leading the UN Security Council to unanimously adopt new sanctions that include restrictions on oil shipments. Read More »

Natural disaster strikes near North Korean nuclear test zone

The North's last test, on September 3, was the country's most powerful detonation, triggering a much stronger 6.3-magnitude quake that was felt across the border in China. Tensions have continued to rise around the Korean peninsula since Pyongyang carried out its sixth nuclear test, prompting a new round of United Nations sanctions. Read More »

Equifax tweets wrong website following data breach


But at least as early as September 9 - two days after announcing the breach - Equifax representatives on Twitter were directing consumers to Sweeting's spoof site rather than to the company's page, according to The Verge. "These scams, created to capture personal information (known as "phishing") are created to appear as if they are from Equifax and the emails may link to websites purporting to be operated by Equifax", said the company. Read More »

North Korean leader hits back at U.S. threat


Granted, he called Trump a "mentally deranged United States dotard " (a word to describe a fragile elderly person) and a "frightened dog". In an unprecedented personal statement, Mr Kim said Mr Trump would "pay dearly" for a United Nations speech where he threatened to "totally destroy" the North if the USA was forced to defend itself. Read More »

North Korea may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific ocean

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho, who is now visiting NY, later said the action might be the testing of a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean . Without explicitly naming Trump or Kim, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said, according to news agency Reuters , "We have to calm down the hot heads". Read More »

North Korea Warns Of Another Nuclear Test


Kim also said that he will make the United States " pay dearly " for threatening his country. Trump told the U.N. General Assembly this week that the USA will have no choice but to "totally destroy" North Korea if the North continues to threaten the us and its allies, including Asian neighbors South Korea and Japan. Read More »

'Madman' Kim Jong-Un doesn't mind starving or killing his people


Moscow , Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has likened the war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to a kindergarten fight between children. "We are clear that North Korea's actions are provocative and destabilising and our focus is on increasing the pressure on them to change course". It was unclear how Kim would respond to Trump's U.N. Read More »

Digital Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:DLR) Institutional Investor Positioning

As per Tuesday, October 20, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. BB&T Capital initiated it with "Underweight" rating and $79 target in Thursday, November 12 report. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 0.22% and Monthly Volatility of 0.25%. Lastly, Cowen and Company reiterated a "buy" recommendation and given a $126.00 price objective on the stock of Digital Realty Trust in a study report published on Fri, Aug 25th. Read More »

Pound sinks and FTSE soars as May delivers Florence Brexit speech

Britons voted in a referendum on June 23, 2016, to leave the EU. May said the United Kingdom does "not pretend we can have all the benefits without the obligations" but hopes to create a new partnership from scratch rather than negotiate one similar to that of Canada or EEC membership countries including Norway and Switzerland. Read More »

China urges North Korea not to go further in a 'dangerous direction'


In this undated photo distributed on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, visits a fruit farm in Kwail County, South Hwanghae Province, North Korea. "It is in no way specifically directed at China". "We have to assume they *could* do it, but it is exceedingly provocative", said Vipin Narang, an associate professor of political science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Read More »

IRCTC bars debit card transactions for several banks; here's why


The Indian Railways said IRCTC has offered seven payment gateways for accepting domestic debit/credit cards and had not forced any restrictions. The IRCTC has said that if banks are willing to give the facility of zero transaction charges on their debit cards to rail ticket customers then it will give them the facility of direct debit card integration also. Read More »

Tremor detected in North Korea may be another test - China


The BBC estimates the textile ban will cost the North more than $700 million per year. Textiles are one of the North's last major sources of foreign revenue following repeated rounds of United Nations sanctions under which Beijing cut off purchases of coal, iron ore, seafood and other goods. Read More »

Governor Cuomo Goes To Puerto Rico To Assist Storm Aftermath

Following the request, Governor Cuomo will travel to Puerto Rico with key emergency response officials Friday morning, along with a delegation of specialists to help Puerto Rico fix its devastated power structure. A New York City emergency management team and urban search and rescue task force will also be working alongside the National Guard. Cuomo says Friday's trip will be the first of many, as the Island rebuilds and recovers. Read More »

Chrissy Teigen trades John Legend's trousers with fans for brown bananas


On Thursday, Teigen asked her 7.53 million Twitter followers one of those let's-just-have-some-fun-today questions: "What is a tattoo you wanted when you were younger but, thankfully, never got? mine is kermit". "Can't make banana bread without brown bananas!" Chrissy, 31, didn't hold anything back when she chose to embarrass the First Daughter, 35, in front of their 12 million followers combined. Read More »