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World Zimbabwe military seizes power, detains President Mugabe, denies coup
Author: 0 Zimbabwe military seizes power, detains President Mugabe, denies coup

According to eyewitnesses, gunfire erupted near Mugabe's private residence in Harare in the early hours of Wednesday. The Zimbabwean ambassador to South Africa , Isaac Moyo, had told Reuters that the government was "intact" and dismissed any talk of a possible coup as "just social media claims".

World 12-Year-Old Joins Lawsuit Against Attorney General Sessions Over Medicinal Marijuana
Author: 0 12-Year-Old Joins Lawsuit Against Attorney General Sessions Over Medicinal Marijuana

A 12-year-old is suing Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the right to use medical marijuana . The 12-year-old now takes a drop of liquid THC, the principal ingredient found in cannabis, twice a day. "As it pertains to Cannabis, the CSA ( Controlled Substances Act ) is irrational and thus unconstitutional", insisted Heller, who added the U.S. Government "made a representation that Cannabis has medical application for the treatments of Parkinson's Disease, HIV Induced Dementia and ...

Author: 0 Raid destroyed Sanaa airport navigation station

The situation just got much worse. Yemen's Houthi rebels have accused the Saudi-led coalition of bombing the country's main global airport, destroying a navigation station that is critical to receiving already limited aid shipments. Jamie McGoldrick of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said Tuesday the world body is aware of an announcement that the coalition was allowing deliveries to two ports in southern Yemen .

Author: 0 Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL) Investment Increased by Sound Shore Management Inc

The stock rose 0.07% or $0.01 reaching $13.82 per share. Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. (NYSE: DAL ). Wealthfront has 0.01% invested in Delta Air Lines, Inc . From another technical standpoint, Delta Air Lines, Inc . (NYSE: DAL ) closed its last session at $48.86.

World United States gun control need reaffirmed in Texas
Author: 0 United States gun control need reaffirmed in Texas

After the sermon at the tent, the congregation was invited to return to the church for the first time since the massacre. Americans are growing both tired of and numb to reports of mass shootings such as the incidents in Sutherland Springs, Texas and Antioch, Tennessee.

World Escaped North Korean soldier fights for life after being shot crossing DMZ
Author: 0 Escaped North Korean soldier fights for life after being shot crossing DMZ

A North Korean soldier who suffered critical gunshot wounds during a defection dash this week over the border with South Korea was being operated upon for a second time early on Wednesday, the hospital treating him said. He was shot in the shoulder and elbow and was taken to a South Korean hospital, the South's Defense Ministry said. Panmunjomis where an armistice was signed to pause the Korean War.

Author: 0 Does The Data Supplment Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Movement?

It has underperformed by 4.41% the S&P500. The stock of Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE: CPE ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 21 by Citigroup. Creative Planning stated it has 4,555 shares. Raymond James Fincl Inc, Florida-based fund reported 12,498 shares. Mackenzie Fin Corp holds 75,500 shares.

Author: 0 Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes city of Pohang + 'Dispatch' photos of natural disaster aftermath

Wednesday, according to the Korea Meteorological Administration. Further details are awaited. No casualties have been reported yet. Residents in Pohang city just 5.6 miles from the epicentre of the quake were told to evacuate. The Pohang quake is the strongest Korea has experienced since 2016, after the magnitude 5.8 natural disaster in Gyeongju. The Cultural Heritage Administration said Wednesday that there is no immediate damage detected to historic buildings and artifacts in ...

World Pak panel set to declare Nawaz Sharif's sons absconders
Author: 0 Pak panel set to declare Nawaz Sharif's sons absconders

A five-member bench of the Supreme Court on July 28 had directed NAB to file references against Nawaz and his children in six weeks in the accountability court and directed the trial court to decide the references within six months. She informed the judge that she had appeared before the NAB Lahore team on August 18 and also provided the required documents. She added that she provided NAB with the 2000-2005 audit report of Hudabiya Paper Mills.

World James Paterson drops plans to introduce alternative same-sex marriage bill
Author: 0 James Paterson drops plans to introduce alternative same-sex marriage bill

Brandis flagged plans to amend the bill when it goes to committee to extend the right of conscientious objection to from ministers of religion to include civil marriage celebrants. In a further rebuke, he said while parliamentarians would be entitled to put forward and debate amendments, he believed ideas such as Senator Paterson's "would have virtually no prospect of getting through the Parliament".

World US, ASEAN agree to boost cooperation against terrorism, violent extremism
Author: 0 US, ASEAN agree to boost cooperation against terrorism, violent extremism

The summit was attended by US President Donald Trump, President Duterte, and other ASEAN leaders at the Philippine International Convention Center . "We had extensive discussions on enhancing India-Philippines bilateral cooperation especially in trade, business and culture", Modi tweeted after the first visit by an Indian PM to Philippines in 36 years.

World Trump meets Australian, Japanese leaders to talk about China, North Korea
Author: 0 Trump meets Australian, Japanese leaders to talk about China, North Korea

President Donald Trump is winding down his lengthy Asia trip with an worldwide summit and a series of meetings with Pacific Rim allies, including his host in the Philippines who is overseeing a bloody drug war. Trump said the USA also remained deeply concerned about the use of chemical weapons by state and non-state actors. Questions about whether Trump believes the assessment about Russian election-meddling have trailed him since January, when he said for the first time, shortly before ...

World Rohingya crisis: Newborns left to die on beach, according to United Kingdom report
Author: 0 Rohingya crisis: Newborns left to die on beach, according to United Kingdom report

Ardanyan said. The Asean member countries and other invited nations, as well as the UN, on Monday began the bilateral meetings in the economy, security and the environment were addressed. Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof also called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "a handmaiden to genocide". More than 600,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since late August, driven out by a counter-insurgency clearance operation in Rakhine state that a top United Nations official has called a ...

Author: 0 China to send special envoy to North Korea

The announcement came a day after the end of Trump's five-nation tour of Asia, during which the USA leader held meetings with Xi and urged him to act fast to rein in North Korea, warning that "time is quickly running out". Mr Song last visited North Korea 18 months ago. Chinese banks have stopped dealing with North Korea after the United States unilaterally sanctioned the Bank of Dandong.

World Rep. Mo Brooks risks his life to defend Roy Moore
Author: 0 Rep. Mo Brooks risks his life to defend Roy Moore

Since then, a fifth woman has said Moore assaulted her when she was 16, and more than a dozen locals told the New Yorker they'd heard over the years that Moore had been banned from his hometown shopping mall for badgering teenage girls.

World MRT Trains Collide At Station In Western Singapore; 25 People Hurt
Author: 0 MRT Trains Collide At Station In Western Singapore; 25 People Hurt

SMRT and LTA added that they are investigating the incident. Six members and other seven managerial staff of SMRT's Building and Facilities Maintenance group were found responsible for the maintenance of the pump system, which was related to the incident, according to local media.

World We Need Your Help to Protect Patients from Jeff Sessions
Author: 0 We Need Your Help to Protect Patients from Jeff Sessions

Also unclear Tuesday was how Sessions might appoint such a special counsel for some of the issues, given that he has recused himself from investigative matters involving the 2016 campaign due to his vocal support of Trump and fierce public criticism of Clinton.

World UCLA basketball players flying home after Trump asks Chinese leader for help
Author: 0 UCLA basketball players flying home after Trump asks Chinese leader for help

The case garnered additional attention because LiAngelo Ball is the brother of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball , and because the timing of the arrests coincided with Trump's visit. "It's a very, very rough situation with what happened to them", Trump said. "He's been terrific", Trump said, in an apparent reference to Xi. "They do not play games".

World Canaccord Genuity Keeps a Hold Rating on Endo International
Author: 0 Canaccord Genuity Keeps a Hold Rating on Endo International

The company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.85 by $0.06. It has a return on equity (ROE) of -309.70%. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Endo International plc as $762290 in the Current Quarter.

World 'IT raids reveal Rs 1430 cr tax evasion by Sasikala kin, associates'
Author: 0 'IT raids reveal Rs 1430 cr tax evasion by Sasikala kin, associates'

The search operations resumed on Monday after it was temporarily called off on Sunday. He said the department waited for individuals and companies associated with Sasikala to file their tax returns for the last fiscal, adding that searches were carried out to detect tax evasion based on the filings and the data with the Income Tax Department.

World 7 things to know about Denver's cat declawing ban
Author: 0 7 things to know about Denver's cat declawing ban

Veterinarians call declawing a major and often painful surgery. 9 News reports that during the surgery, all or most of the last bone of each of the 10 front toes is removed, and tendons, nerves and ligaments that allow for normal function of the paw are severed.

World Patriarch 'will make plea for Lebanon's independence during Saudi Arabia visit'
Author: 0 Patriarch 'will make plea for Lebanon's independence during Saudi Arabia visit'

For ports in rebel-held or disputed territories, such as the city of Hodeida, the mission said it has asked the U.N.to send a team of experts to discuss ways to make sure weapons can't be smuggled in. The Saudi closure had drawn worldwide condemnation and fears of a worsening humanitarian disaster in Yemen. The top United Nations aid official in Yemen called on the Saudi-led coalition on Tuesday to open all Yemen's sea ports urgently, saying it risked damaging the fight against cholera and ...

World Decision On Thomas Chandy At Appropriate Time: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan
Author: 0 Decision On Thomas Chandy At Appropriate Time: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan

The opposition Congress' agitation against Chandy lost some steam after its own Rajya Sabha MP and lawyer Vivek Tankha appeared for the minister in the high court. The state unit of NCP has sought the opinion of its national leadership, state president T.P. Peethambaran told reporters. Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala said the verdict leaves no option for Chandy but to quit.

World Who Is Markiya Mitchell? Mother Charged With Intentionally Drowning Infant Son
Author: 0 Who Is Markiya Mitchell? Mother Charged With Intentionally Drowning Infant Son

Upon arrival, they found Jeremiah unresponsive, and were told he was found in that condition in bathtub of the home. When they got there, police say they found the infant, Jeremiah Mitchell . Mitchell will be arraigned on the charge of second-degree murder in Rochester City Court Tuesday morning. A judge ordered she be held in jail without bond.

World NC a finalist for Toyota-Mazda auto plant
Author: 0 NC a finalist for Toyota-Mazda auto plant

North Carolina, home to the tech triangle, does not now host an automotive plant. Even with the 10-digit incentive package demand, 15 states jumped at the chance to secure the new plant and its thousands of jobs, including the usual suspects: Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Texas, Mississippi, Illinois and SC, which are already home to several auto plans.

World Brad Paisley coming to Lincoln for arena show
Author: 0 Brad Paisley coming to Lincoln for arena show

Ticket information will be released soon, according to a TaxSlayer Center release. Also slated to perform at the show are special guests Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell . The tour follows Paisley's 11th studio album, " Love and War ", which dropped in April and, according to the press release, became Paisley's ninth consecutive studio album to debut at the top spot in Billboard's Top Country Albums chart.

Author: 0 YouTube Announces Partnership with Ticketmaster

The nearest show in line with the user account's zip code will generate, as well as a few more upcoming dates. It has future plans to expand the feature worldwide. In addition to removing videos that directly preach hate or seek to incite violence, the company will remove videos of named terrorists - unless the content is journalistic or educational in nature, such as documentaries and news reports.

World Vidya Balan shuts up journo who asks if she'll lose weight
Author: 0 Vidya Balan shuts up journo who asks if she'll lose weight

Time is changing at a lightning speed but it will still take time for people to change their narrow and generalizing mentalities. Vidya Balan has been promoting her upcoming film Tumhaari Sulu for a while now, and she was at a press conference when a reporter chose to ask her questions that can only be described as ignorant.

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Author: 0 "Don't Cut Our Taxes", Say 400+ Very Wealthy Americans. "Raise Them".

The letter is primarily aimed at congressional Republicans, who are considering various proposals that would result in the richest Americans paying less in taxes than they do now. However, 76 percent said it was more important to cut taxes for corporations than it was to cut taxes for the wealthy. The Democrats drew this analysis in an attempt to target the proposals of the House Republicans and portray them as a trick to lure the wealthier households.

World Families of Sandy Hook Victims, Gunmakers Present Their Arguments to High Court
Author: 0 Families of Sandy Hook Victims, Gunmakers Present Their Arguments to High Court

He then killed himself. The plaintiffs say the company broke state law by taking a military weapon and marketing and selling it to the civilian public of CT. The families said Lanza was part of that demographic and cited media reports saying he previously expressed a desire to join the army. Koskoff spent much of his time talking about the alleged marketing efforts that he argued enticed Adam Lanza to use the weapon purchased by his mother, Nancy Lanza.

World Sen. Murphy: Trump So 'Unstable' He May Order Nuclear Strike
Author: 0 Sen. Murphy: Trump So 'Unstable' He May Order Nuclear Strike

Corker's hearing is the first time since 1976 that either the House or the Senate has discussed the authority and process for the use of nuclear weapons, he said. Edward Markey, D-Mass, said. "There are no checks on the president's authority". Only three other Democrats have co-sponsored it. For the first time in more than 40 years, the US Congress is examining the president's authority to launch a nuclear attack.

World Paul Ryan Announces That US House Will Mandate Sexual Harassment Training
Author: 0 Paul Ryan Announces That US House Will Mandate Sexual Harassment Training

Comstock - who worked on Capitol Hill as a staffer early in her career and served in the Virginia House of Delegates before being elected to represent Northern Virginia's 10th District a year ago - said Congress needs more training and stronger safeguards in place to ensure women don't have to give up their careers to escape sexually aggressive behavior.

World Iran-Iraq quake: Tehran declares national day of mourning
Author: 0 Iran-Iraq quake: Tehran declares national day of mourning

But more aid was still needed. The head of the elite Revolutionary Guards, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, said the immediate need was for tents, water and food. About 30 Red Crescent teams are working in the quake zone, Irna reported . Iranian army helicopters are taking part in the relief effort. By Monday, officials said all the roads in Kermanshah province had been reopened.

World IDF Deploys Iron Dome Amid Threat From Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Group
Author: 0 IDF Deploys Iron Dome Amid Threat From Palestinian Islamic Jihad Terror Group

It has been released for publication today (Tuesday) that one of the Iron Dome batteries that were deployed across central Israel has been stationed in Gush Dan, also known as the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area. "Israel has killed 12 Palestinians in Gaza and another one in the West (Bank) over the last two weeks ..." The Israel Defense Forces blew up the tunnel, which originated in the Gazan city of Khan Younis and crossed into Israeli territory, near Kibbutz Kissufim, on October 30.

World Israel gives lukewarm welcome to post-war Syria 'principles'
Author: 0 Israel gives lukewarm welcome to post-war Syria 'principles'

Prosecutors involved with the bribery and money laundering case are now working out the details to an indictment for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a wealthy businessman whose collaborators have been tied to the notorious Panama Papers that reveal how the rich hide assets from tax collectors, cited by Haaretz .

Author: 0 Fury Road director George Miller sues Warner Bros — Mad Max

Warner Bros attempted to get the suit, launched without fanfare in September, moved out of Australia, but the Aussie Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the case will be litigated Down Under. That hard work resulted in a picture which found wide acclaim globally ... Mad Max: Fury Road , starring Charlize Theron, Tom Hardy, and Nicholas Hoult, won six Academy Awards at the 2015 ceremony, and it backed up its critical acclaim with a huge box office haul.

World New FBI report shows increase in hate crimes
Author: 0 New FBI report shows increase in hate crimes

The FBI [official website] released [press release] the 2016 Hate Crime Statistics [materials] on Monday revealing 7,321 recorded criminal offenses motivated by bias toward race, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sexual orientation, disability, gender and gender identity in comparison to 6,885 [press release] of such bias-motivated offenses in the previous year.

World Abe, Li to work toward early summit with South Korea's Moon
Author: 0 Abe, Li to work toward early summit with South Korea's Moon

The leaders are expected to focus on cooperation on North Korea's nuclear threats and ways to normalize their ties strained by a year-long feud over Seoul's decision to allow for deployment of a U.S. The sabre-rattling has complicated China's relations with South Korea . A banquet given for Trump featured a menu of shrimp caught in territory disputed with Japan, while the US president was also introduced to a former victim of the trafficking of women to Japanese imperial army brothels ...

World Should You Hold The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX)
Author: 0 Should You Hold The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX)

The average revenue per share growth rate of The TJX Companies , Inc. during the past 12 months was 8.3 percent. Cabot Wealth Management Inc sold 16,090 shares as Tjx Cos Inc New (TJX)'s stock declined 3.78%. (NYSE:TJX) received a Buy rating from 6 analysts. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, August 15 with "Buy". Wendell David Associates Inc.'s holdings in TJX Companies, Inc.

World Only 50000 devotees allowed at Vaishno Devi shrine per day: NGT
Author: 0 Only 50000 devotees allowed at Vaishno Devi shrine per day: NGT

The green panel also said the new path to the shrine exclusively for pedestrians and battery-operated cars should be opened from November 24. The NGT had past year directed the CEO of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board to furnish a detailed report of solid waste and sewage treatment plants installed at the shrine complex.

World IndiGo flight hits wild boar at Visakhapatnam airport, passengers safe
Author: 0 IndiGo flight hits wild boar at Visakhapatnam airport, passengers safe

Vizag: IndiGo Plane carrying 150 passengers was bound for Hyderabad had a narrow escape after a wild boar nearly collided with the aircraft that was taking off. The safety of passengers and crew was not compromised, it added. "After runway inspection, the pilot carried out a precautionary landing at Vizag airport after 45 minutes for necessary inspection".

World Investors ask trade group if Venezuela sovereign debt is in default
Author: 0 Investors ask trade group if Venezuela sovereign debt is in default

While placing those latter two ratings on CreditWatch, S&P added that it saw a one-in-two chance Venezuela night default again within the coming three months. The so-called Determinations Committee for the Americas, comprised of 15 financial firms, met in NY following an initial gathering last Friday, "to discuss whether a Failure to Pay Credit Event had occurred" with respect to PDVSA, according to the ISDA.

World Democratic Sen. Feinstein says judicial nominee has conflict
Author: 0 Democratic Sen. Feinstein says judicial nominee has conflict

He passed the judiciary committee on a party-line vote Thursday. While Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, said Talley is "more than qualified to serve in the federal judiciary", Trump's pick hasn't gone down well with everyone.

World Strangers Are Throwing Money at Woman Who Gave Trump the Finger
Author: 0 Strangers Are Throwing Money at Woman Who Gave Trump the Finger

Social media users heaped praise on the image of Ms Briskman at the time, hailing her as a "Heroine!" and even going so far as saying she should run for president in the 2020 election. "He was passing by and my blood just started to boil", she said. He pulled ads for open enrollment in Obamacare. "I don't think it was right", she said.