United States says no need for new Russian Federation sanctions

A State Department official said that the administration had chose to put foreign governments and private sector entities " on notice ... that significant transactions with listed Russian entities will result in sanctions". But some lawmakers are ... More..

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Voting Begins For Parliamentary, Assembly Bypolls Seats
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Voting Begins For Parliamentary, Assembly Bypolls Seats

The campaigning for the Lok Sabha Assembly seat elections of Ajmer, Alwar and Mandalgarh was ended on Saturday. However, BJP is confident that its cadre will help it perform well and retain at least two of ...More..

US EPA keeps in place restrictions on Alaska mine project
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

US EPA keeps in place restrictions on Alaska mine project

Army Corps of Engineers. That year, U.S. District Judge Russel Holland stopped the EPA from taking action that could halt the prospect's development. Once the Corps issues a final environmental impact statem...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

House GOP votes to release secret memo on Russian Federation probe

It cites the role of deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein and outgoing deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe for their roles in overseeing aspects of the investigation, according to a source briefed on the ma...More..

Meeks says he's boycotting Trump's State of the Union address
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Meeks says he's boycotting Trump's State of the Union address

The address will reportedly focus on Trump's priorities in five areas: jobs , infrastructure , immigration, trade and national security. When asked by Harlow why she won't attend, the Florida congress...More..

DMK, PMK demand rollback of bus fare hike, hold protests
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

DMK, PMK demand rollback of bus fare hike, hold protests

All the allied parties have joined together to demand that the bus fare hike is rolled back. Another resolution demanded that the government withdraw cases filed against those who had taken part in the agitat...More..

Pence Draws Applause, Some Heckles, For US Embassy Move To Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Pence Draws Applause, Some Heckles, For US Embassy Move To Jerusalem

It was among the 14 resolutions adopted by over 100 renowned Islamic scholars from 30 countries participating in the World Islamic Scholars Round Table Conference on Jerusalem, here today. US officials have str...More..

Trump condemns Taliban role in Afghan attacks, says no talks
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Trump condemns Taliban role in Afghan attacks, says no talks

A brazen suicide auto bombing Saturday claimed more than 100 lives and left more than 200 wounded. Militants' attack on aAfghan military base in the western edge of Kabul city was over, leaving five people in...More..

African Union launches continental air deregulation scheme
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

African Union launches continental air deregulation scheme

The text enjoys broad ownership thanks, notably, to the convening of two important meetings: the Regional Meeting of 2 November 2017, at Skhirat, which brought together more than 120 decision-makers, representa...More..

House Appropriations Chair Frelinghuysen Announces Retirement
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

House Appropriations Chair Frelinghuysen Announces Retirement

Frelinghuysen, 71, didn't say why he was retiring in a statement announcing his decision. "I have sincerely endeavored to earn that trust every day and I thank my constituents and my home state of New Jersey ...More..

Explosions, gunfire heard near military academy in Kabul
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Explosions, gunfire heard near military academy in Kabul

In Monday's attack, a unit of the Afghan army close to the academy was targeted, Ministry of Defense spokesman Gen. Dawlat Waziri told Anadolu Agency. An attack on Saturday near a police checkpoint in Kabul ...More..

Democrats stand in the way of deal for dreamers
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Democrats stand in the way of deal for dreamers

The goal they want to reach is to actually support a violation of USA immigration law. The lawsuit cites comments made by Trump during a bipartisan meeting on immigration reform in which he referred to Africa...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Craig Hallum Trims Western Digital (WDC) Target Price to $110.00

When looking at the investment recommendation on say a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell), WDC is given a 2.10 while 2.20 placed for HPQ. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Cap...More..

Ex-congresswoman Corrine Brown to report to prison
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Ex-congresswoman Corrine Brown to report to prison

The prison complex houses almost 2,000 male and female inmates who are subject to between five to six head counts a day. The charges stem from her role in a federal corruption conspiracy that involved stealing ...More..

Trump administration restarts refugee program for 11 high-risk countries
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Trump administration restarts refugee program for 11 high-risk countries

End of the ban: An 11-country absolute ban on refugees put in place by the Trump administration is over. Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said during a speech at the Woodrow Wilson Center Monday that the changes we...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

California councilman, teacher recorded making anti-military rant in classroom

Many have responded to the video with name-calling and demands that he be fired. In the videos, the male teacher goes on a rant for several minutes. "If you join the military, it's because you have no other o...More..

President Oprah? Not , Winfrey says in interview
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

President Oprah? Not , Winfrey says in interview

DeMille Award. It is notable to mention that Winfrey is a longtime member of the Democratic party, to which she has made significant financial contributions. REUTERS/Adrees LatifEntertainer and producer Oprah W...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Celgene Corporation (CELG)

It has underperformed by 8.69% the S&P500. NorthCoast Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Celgene Co. Inc. now owns 773 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $100,000...More..

Budget Session 2018: Economic Survey to be tabled today
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Budget Session 2018: Economic Survey to be tabled today

The Budget Session of the Parliament that will begin on Monday, January 28 as many as 28 bills will be tabled in the Lok Sabha, while 39 bills are listed for the Rajya Sabha . "This Budget Session is important...More..

by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

At least 11 killed after Kabul military academy attacked by IS militants

An Australian Defence department spokesman told AAP that all Australian training personnel had been accounted and they had taken appropriate protection measures. US President Donald Trump has urged all nation...More..

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi lashes out at Swara Bhasker for her criticism on Padmaavat
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi lashes out at Swara Bhasker for her criticism on Padmaavat

Just as always, some share the same opinion as Swara, while others are trolling the actress on social media. You can read the full letter here. Here, let me help. In general there is more to life than the vag...More..

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) Coverage Initiated at Stifel Nicolaus
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) Coverage Initiated at Stifel Nicolaus

The Shareholder Yield is a way that investors can see how much money shareholders are receiving from a company through a combination of dividends, share repurchases and debt reduction. It has outperformed by ...More..

Kate Middleton Anonymously Donated Her Hair to a Children's Cancer Charity
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Kate Middleton Anonymously Donated Her Hair to a Children's Cancer Charity

According to a report in The Sunday Express , Kate was advised to cut her hair by her hairdresser , Joey Wheeler, who told her it was "getting too long". "It's a very heartwarming thing for Kate to have done,...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases footage of chilling moment girl snatched from street
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases footage of chilling moment girl snatched from street

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Bryan Protho of East Chicago, Indiana , grabbed the child as she was walking down the sidewalk and forced her into his SUV, then later assaulting her in an alley. Prose...More..

President Abbas, King Abdullah discuss implications of U.S. decision on Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

President Abbas, King Abdullah discuss implications of U.S. decision on Jerusalem

Jordan's king assured the Palestinians he will defend their "legitimate rights" to independence and a capital in East Jerusalem in dealings with the worldwide community. He also expressed his country's keenne...More..

Thousands Of UN Workers Protest Against Trump in Gaza
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Thousands Of UN Workers Protest Against Trump in Gaza

Schools, clinics and food distribution centers run by the U.N.'s Relief and Welfare Agency ( UNRWA ) in the Gaza Strip were temporarily shut down, as 13,000 employees participated in the protest strike, Reuter...More..

Russian fighter jet buzzes U.S. spy plane in Black Sea, Navy says
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Russian fighter jet buzzes U.S. spy plane in Black Sea, Navy says

Moscow says the jet "took all necessary precautions", while the Pentagon accused it of an "unsafe" intercept. The Russian Defense Ministry said its fighter jet flew "strictly in accordance with global rules" ...More..

Netanyahu To Meet Putin To Discuss Russia-Israel Relations
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Netanyahu To Meet Putin To Discuss Russia-Israel Relations

Prior to boarding the plane, the prime minister said that he would discuss with the Russian president "Iran's attempt to turn Lebanon into one large missile site, a site for manufacturing precision missiles aga...More..

FM Zarif Slams Haley's New Claims on Iran Role in Yemen
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

FM Zarif Slams Haley's New Claims on Iran Role in Yemen

Those rebels have fired ballistic missiles at civilian targets in Saudi Arabia - though the attacks were intercepted before they could do much damage. On Twitter, Haley called it "first-hand evidence from the...More..

Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII

But here's the catch: It's in Minneapolis . After the Vikings loss, of course the Eagles fans went insane (as expected, any fan would), but instead of celebrating happily to themselves, many went out of thei...More..

Driver Trying to 'Run People Down' Shot by Off-Duty Cop in Philadelphia
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Driver Trying to 'Run People Down' Shot by Off-Duty Cop in Philadelphia

During the struggle, the detective shot the man once in the head, and that man has since died. NBC-10 in Philly reports the off-duty officer, who was not identified in initial reports, heard the radio call,...More..

Bordallo will attend Trump's State of the Union Address
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Bordallo will attend Trump's State of the Union Address

State of the Union addresses have come to have a certain amount of theater associated with them. Key lobbying groups, including farm organizations and the U.S. Fifty-nine percent of respondents said it was...More..

Graham shows support for Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Graham shows support for Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling

Two influential Republican senators have urged U.S. President Donald Trump to avoid public comments about the special counsel's probe into potential contacts with Russian Federation during his 2016 campaign. ...More..

Senate to Vote on 20-Week Abortion Ban
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Senate to Vote on 20-Week Abortion Ban

Dana Singiser, vice president of public policy and government relations for the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, called the bill "unnecessary" and full of "inflammatory language intentionally created t...More..

Australia Aims to Break Into Top 10 of Global Defense Exporters
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Australia Aims to Break Into Top 10 of Global Defense Exporters

For his part, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull later told reporters "there is no country in the region that shows any hostile intent towards Australia" other than North Korea. Among other moves, the g...More..