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Markets Right Now: Stocks manage small gains on Wall Street Markets Right Now: Stocks manage small gains on Wall Street
- September 15, 2017

Target rose 2.8 percent Wednesday after issuing a bullish hiring forecast for the holiday season. The Standard & Poor's 500 index dipped 1 point, or 0.1 percent, to 2,495. In Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 rose 0.4 percent. The Nasdaq composite fell 15 points, or 0.2 percent, to 6,445. The Dow rose 45 points, or 0.2 percent, to 22,203. (more...)
EU Parliament's Brexit coordinator urges May to address chamber EU Parliament's Brexit coordinator urges May to address chamber
- September 15, 2017

As well as the expansion of the borderless area, the president proposed action to encourage all applicable European Union members to adopt the euro as their currency. He looked ahead to the day after Britain's departure on March 29, 2019, saying Europe should " throw off the bowlines , sail away from the harbour" - and have another summit, in Romania. (more...)
Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) reported Sales of 5.51 Billion Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) reported Sales of 5.51 Billion
- September 15, 2017

Analysts expect Windstream Holdings, (NASDAQ:WIN) to disclose earnings of ($0.39) for a share for the present period, Based on the information from Zacks Research. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -2.7 percent. A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return. (more...)
Trump on Twitter (Sept 14) - DACA, US-Mexico border wall Trump on Twitter (Sept 14) - DACA, US-Mexico border wall
- September 15, 2017

President Trump says he wants the DACA program to continue, as long as this time it is lawfully enacted, and that a more secure border will come with it. Bush43 led with Amnesty '06, Obama led with Amnesty '13. The Trump administration on Tuesday waived environmental laws and other reviews to replace a small stretch of border wall in Calexico, California, the second time it has exercised that authority in less than two months. (more...)
Pennsylvania could halt spending on Friday without budget Pennsylvania could halt spending on Friday without budget
- September 15, 2017

The plan follows the collapse of earlier House GOP proposals. While the new proposal has a group of Republican lawmakers backing it, members of House leadership, including Speaker Mike Turzai, have not expressed support or championed it. However, with tax collections at a seasonal low flow, Wolf has warned that he is out of options starting this coming Friday to make payments on time. (more...)
7-Year-Old Girl Dies In Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 7-Year-Old Girl Dies In Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
- September 15, 2017

She had apparently the generator to power a fan in the bedroom that was blowing fresh air into the room from a window, according to TBO . Once windows were opened and the CO was cleared from the home, deputies were able to go inside and locate Terryn. (more...)
Cardinals name starting RB in David Johnson's absence Cardinals name starting RB in David Johnson's absence
- September 15, 2017

He rushed for 10,009 yards with the Oilers/Titans and another 432 in his one season with the Dallas Cowboys. However, the seventh-round pick out of Utah State's average of 5.6 yards per carry is the best among the three running backs, which would likely explain Arians' decision for going with Williams as his starter. (more...)
Britain increases aid for storm-hit Caribbean islands Britain increases aid for storm-hit Caribbean islands
- September 15, 2017

Under global aid rules, Anguilla , Turks and Caicos and the British Virgin Islands are considered too wealthy to qualify for assistance. Her husband, who is still there, told her Sunday that residents and tourists are in shock. On Saturday, Irma covered most of the island, the Caribbean's largest. Ahead of touching down at the island's airport on board the Royal Air Force's Airbus A400M Atlas, packed with aid supplies and carrying the latest deployment of Royal Marine troops, he ... (more...)
Folau says he does not support gay marriage Folau says he does not support gay marriage
- September 15, 2017

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and captain Michael Hooper also met with politicians in Canberra earlier this week to show their support for same-sex marriage, with the team now stationed in the nation's capital ahead of Saturday's Test match against Argentina at GIO Stadium. (more...)
Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen, pilot killed Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen, pilot killed
- September 15, 2017

In a televised speech, the leader also said his group's ballistic missiles were capable of reaching the United Arab Emirates' capital of Abu Dhabi and anywhere inside Saudi Arabia . Particularly problematic is control over the port of Hodeidah, which was previously responsible for 80 percent of all food imports into the water-scarce country. (more...)
Magic Leap To Cost Between $1500 And $2000, Limited Shipping Soon Magic Leap To Cost Between $1500 And $2000, Limited Shipping Soon
- September 15, 2017

Founded in 2011, Magic Leap is attempting to build and deliver an AR product that combines inherent visual ability with mobile computing to deliver a "visual output equivalent to when you step outside into the world, but powered by the mobile tech you carry around". (more...)
Hurricane Irma evacuee and mother of 3 wins $10K lottery Hurricane Irma evacuee and mother of 3 wins $10K lottery
- September 15, 2017

The mom bought two $5 Diamond Dazzler scratch-off tickets, not believing when one said it was the $10,000 victor. She said she wasn't even planning to evacuate until her husband, a member of the US Navy who is stationed in Hawaii, called and urged them to evacuate. (more...)
Facebook used anti-Semitic ad categories, report says Facebook used anti-Semitic ad categories, report says
- September 15, 2017

The company's business portal recently came under fire after it was revealed last week that $100,000 worth of ads linked to "inauthentic" Russian accounts were placed during the 2016 US presidential election. Facebook told TechCrunch that it is now working to prevent such offensive entries in demographic traits from appearing as addressable categories. Last year, the nonprofit journalism group uncovered the ability to exclude certain ethnic groups from being shown ads, which raised concerns ... (more...)
Jason Autry says he helped Zach Adams dispose of Holly Bobo's body Jason Autry says he helped Zach Adams dispose of Holly Bobo's body
- September 15, 2017

Bobo's remains were not found until three years later when a ginseng hunter stumbled upon her skull in the woods . Adams faces the death penalty if convicted of first-degree murder. Autry agreed to help and said they initially agreed to gut Bobo and throw her in the water. He says that's when he saw her foot move, and heard her make noises, and realized Bobo was still alive. (more...)
Will Germany's Angela Merkel win fourth term? Will Germany's Angela Merkel win fourth term?
- September 15, 2017

After 12 years in power, Chancellor Angela Merkel is presenting herself as more than just Germany's " Mutti ", or mother, campaigning in cyberspace to get in with younger voters and win their support for long after elections this month. "Everything on this subject has already been said", Xinhua cited a statement from the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party headquarters as saying. (more...)
See Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin Appear Together in Divorce Court See Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin Appear Together in Divorce Court
- September 15, 2017

The memo alleges the girl was "looking to generate material for a book the Government has disclosed she is now shopping to publishers", the filing says. Weiner eventually lost that election, and Abedin left him in 2016 when yet another scandal hit the worldwide press. Abedin, his estranged wife, has filed for divorce . (more...)
Roswell teen's death on LSU campus 'possible hazing incident' Roswell teen's death on LSU campus 'possible hazing incident'
- September 15, 2017

An autopsy was planned for Friday morning. King Alexander called hazing unsafe and irresponsible and announced that all Greek activities on campus have been suspended indefinitely. East Baton Rouge Coroner Beau Clark says 18-year-old Maxwell Gruver passed away at a hospital after he was transported there from campus. Alcohol is also "part of the allegations", Alexander said. (more...)
#askjuncker - Diana zur Löwen interviewt EU-Kommissionspräsident Jean-Claude Juncker #askjuncker - Diana zur Löwen interviewt EU-Kommissionspräsident Jean-Claude Juncker
- September 15, 2017

Prinzipiell sind außer Großbritannien und Dänemark alle Mitgliedstaaten verpflichtet, die Gemeinschaftswährung einzuführen. "Eine gemeinsame Einlagensicherung kann es erst dann geben, wenn jeder seine Hausaufgaben gemacht hat". Für die laufende Kommissions-Periode schloss Juncker aber den EU-Beitritt eines neuen Landes aus, da die Verhandlungen noch zu wenig fortgeschritten seien. (more...)
British Suspect Iran Or Russia May Have Helped N. Korea Nuclear Program British Suspect Iran Or Russia May Have Helped N. Korea Nuclear Program
- September 15, 2017

Senior officials in the United Kingdom's Foreign Office believe that Iran has aided North Korea in the latter's development of nuclear bombs that can be mounted onto ballistic missile The Sunday Telegraph reported . There is a long-standing debate about how much Pyongyang has helped Iran with its nuclear program, as well as with initiating a nuclear program in Syria which Israel reportedly destroyed in 2007. (more...)
Mexicans' views of U.S. decline dramatically, Pew Center poll shows Mexicans' views of U.S. decline dramatically, Pew Center poll shows
- September 15, 2017

President Barack Obama's lowest rating in Mexico was 38%, in 2011. "Views in Mexico are pretty made up", Margaret Vice , the center's senior researcher and co-author of the survey, told The Associated Press. Trump has also repeatedly threatened to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, which 60% of Mexicans polled by Pew said they support. (more...)