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Lisa Madigan won't seek re-election Lisa Madigan won't seek re-election
- September 16, 2017

Throughout her career she has been a passionate advocate for the people of Chicago and the state of IL". Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan, the attorney general's stepfather, also issued a statement on her decision not to run. The attorney general's announcement came with little warning and quickly consumed IL politics. She is the daughter of longtime Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan and in a 2013 statement said Illinois wouldn't be "well-served by having a governor and speaker of ... (more...)
McMaster Defends Trump Speculating On London Subway Bombing McMaster Defends Trump Speculating On London Subway Bombing
- September 16, 2017

This isn't the first time Trump has chimed in quickly after a terrorist attack in Britain since coming into office. "Another attack in London by a loser terrorist", he wrote. As one of his first orders of business after entering the White House in January, Trump penned an executive order banning travel and refugee status for people from six predominantly Muslim nations. (more...)
Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) Shares Bought by Westpac Banking Corp
- September 16, 2017

The stock's last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $130.12 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $116.83. In other Workday news, Director Michael A. Stankey sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 22nd. Its share price has decline -5.46% in three months and is up 2.14% for the last five trades. (more...)
Steve Mnuchin might want to stop talking for a little while Steve Mnuchin might want to stop talking for a little while
- September 16, 2017

So, to show that the Trump administration doesn't have cosmopolitan bias , the Treasury Secretary, appointed by the president who lives in a gold tower in Midtown Manhattan, flew on a government plane to watch the eclipse on top of a pile of gold, then said that only simple Kentuckians care about i - not us smart and cool New Yorkers. (more...)
West Ham tipped to make January signing, player keen on Hammers West Ham tipped to make January signing, player keen on Hammers
- September 15, 2017

Giggs, who spent his entire career at Manchester United, played on until he was 40 and feels Barry has plenty more left in the tank. West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic has urged on his players to build on from their victory against Huddersfield Town when they face West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. (more...)
Global hunger on the rise for the first time in a decade Global hunger on the rise for the first time in a decade
- September 16, 2017

At the same time, multiple forms of malnutrition are threatening the health of millions worldwide. Some 815 million people were hungry last year - an increase of 38 million from the previous year - affecting some 11 per cent of the world population, according to United Nations figures. (more...)
Analysts' Review to Watch: Equifax Inc. (EFX) Analysts' Review to Watch: Equifax Inc. (EFX)
- September 15, 2017

Also, the company's strong correlation with the consumer and financial markets as well as exposure in the US and Europe are likely to propel growth, going ahead.Notably, the stock has outperformed the broader market in the YTD period. The company also declared a dividend to be paid on Friday the 15th of September 2017. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 25th will be given a $0.39 dividend. (more...)
Teacher Allegedly Assaults 6th Grader For Not Standing During Pledge Of Allegiance Teacher Allegedly Assaults 6th Grader For Not Standing During Pledge Of Allegiance
- September 16, 2017

He added that while he understood that veterans and others might disagree with his son's decision to protest the flag, it is ultimately his right to do so. "I don't make him sit". "Because I get they have that right, but I don't believe they understand what that right really entails". Chaney and his wife brought their concerns to the school board, but told reporters they didn't think their concerns were being taken seriously. (more...)
At Least 50 Killed in Twin Attacks in Southern Iraq At Least 50 Killed in Twin Attacks in Southern Iraq
- September 15, 2017

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, though Islamic State often claims responsibility for large-scale attacks on Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq. The UN mission, however, did not mention the number of Iraqi police forces, who were killed or sustained injuries during last month's acts of violence. (more...)
Trump says immigration bill can not include 'chain migration' Trump says immigration bill can not include 'chain migration'
- September 15, 2017

Faced with the pressure of his party, the President refaced his words in front of the reporters, assuring on the contrary that, "we are not looking at citizenship" for dreamers, nor an "amnesty": "We are looking at allowing people to stay here". (more...)
At Least 8 Dead At Florida Nursing Home After Irma At Least 8 Dead At Florida Nursing Home After Irma
- September 15, 2017

After the second call, fire officials called the state Department of Children and Families to report concerns about the facility. No arrests have been made in the case, police in the city north of Miami say. Jon reports: "As of Tuesday, [the facility] was reporting that everything was OK, that they were using portable air conditioners and fans". Dozens of the state's senior centers still lacked electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, and several facilities were forced to evacuate. (more...)
Authorities renew plea to find Caldwell girl missing one year Authorities renew plea to find Caldwell girl missing one year
- September 15, 2017

The center said pollen found on her skeletal remains showed she was likely from Arizona, though she could also be from a nearby region in Mexico. While she was found in Texas, a pollen analysis completed on her remains suggests she was from the southwest US or the adjacent region in Mexico. (more...)
Tropical Storm Jose Could Threaten New York Next Week, NHC Says Tropical Storm Jose Could Threaten New York Next Week, NHC Says
- September 15, 2017

Jose's track will be dictated by high pressure centers and fronts/troughs in the atmosphere. Jose has been almost stationary for the past few days about halfway between Bermuda and Puerto Rico, but will start to accelerate to the northwest on Friday, then turn north on Saturday. (more...)
Short Term Technical Outlook: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
- September 15, 2017

The stock appeared $42.18 above its 52-week highs and is down -2.59% for the last five trades. About shares traded. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) has risen 28.96% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. portfolio. Soroban Capital Partners Lp decreased Priceline Grp Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) stake by 32,289 shares to 119,311 valued at $174.92M in 2016Q4. Analysts forecast that Comcast Corporation will post $2.04 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW) Under Analyst Spotlight Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW) Under Analyst Spotlight
- September 15, 2017

The firm experienced a rise in short interest of 3.11% as of the latest report on August 15, 2017. 140,045 are owned by Hl Finance Serv Ltd Liability Corporation. Having a peek at growth estimates of the company, Atwood Oceanics (NYSE: ATW ) has current quarter growth estimates of -154% however it has -546.7% estimations over growth for the next quarter. (more...)
Women injured in hammer attack Women injured in hammer attack
- September 15, 2017

Police have reportedly dispatched a helicopter to track him down. Onlookers said the man shouted "Allahu Akbar" during the incident. They women were allegedly assaulted, about 15 minutes apart, by a man just before midday on Friday. This attack occurred not long after another man wielding a knife attempted to stab a soldier at a Metro station in Paris. The attacker was quickly arrested and no one was hurt. (more...)
New Kenneka Jenkins Video Shows No Foul Play, Says Activist New Kenneka Jenkins Video Shows No Foul Play, Says Activist
- September 15, 2017

Rosemont police have released surveillance video to the mother of a woman whose body was found in a walk-in freezer of a Rosemont, Illinois hotel. Jenkins , from the West Side of Chicago, was found in the freezer early Sunday morning after disappearing from a party in a room at the hotel. (more...)
Iceland's gov't coalition dissolves as junior partner quits Iceland's gov't coalition dissolves as junior partner quits
- September 15, 2017

The Reform Party, another junior partner, has called for new elections as soon as possible, the newspaper said. In a short statement published on their website, the party - which holds only four seats in the 63-seat parliament - said it was withdrawing from the coalition over a "serious breach of trust within the government". (more...)
M Polit Bureau nod to expel Ritabrata Banerjee M Polit Bureau nod to expel Ritabrata Banerjee
- September 15, 2017

The politburo of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) gave its nod to the recommendation of the West Bengal State Secretariat, seeking Banerjee's expulsion for breach of party discipline. Speaking about the three member inquiry commission against Banerjee the statement mentioned that a decision was later taken as per section 19 (10) of the party's organisation to suspend him from the party's state committee at a meeting on June 1-2 for three months in wake of many more serious allegations ... (more...)
Ricciardo leads Red Bull 1-2 in second Singapore F1 practice Ricciardo leads Red Bull 1-2 in second Singapore F1 practice
- September 15, 2017

That was over 0.556 seconds faster than Verstappen's best. We're certainly going in that direction, particularly if I look back at Melbourne. "I said the Ferrari could be a problem, and now it's Red Bull ", Mercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda told Sky Sports television. (more...)