Global Media


Political reporter beaten and stabbed to death in north-east India, triggering tensions Political reporter beaten and stabbed to death in north-east India, triggering tensions
- September 21, 2017

Police later recovered his body and brought it to government-run Govind Ballabh Pant Medical College and Hospital". Despite the police using lathis the warring groups could not be prevented, reports said. "There is a clear pattern in this employed by the RSS-BJP particularly in the states were elections are due of silencing progressive journalists and the dissemination of truth to the people", an official statement read. (more...)
State vehicle found, inmate still at large State vehicle found, inmate still at large
- September 21, 2017

You can also call the Dodge County Sheriff's Office at 402-727-2700 or contact any law enforcement agency. It all started when a Dodge County Sheriff's Deputy picked up Scott in Lincoln at the Nebraska State Penitentiary to move him to Dodge County for a Thursday court hearing. (more...)
Sonia writes to Modi, presses for greater action on Women's Reservation Bill Sonia writes to Modi, presses for greater action on Women's Reservation Bill
- September 21, 2017

The first Lok Sabha in 1951 had 22 women parliamentarians. The bill, that will set aside a third of all seats in Lok Sabha and state assemblies for women, lapsed in 2014 as it was not cleared by the Lok Sabha in time. If the bill is approved, the Lok Sabha will have more than 150 MPs in the house, drastically improving the position of women in India. Gender equality in the Parliament would stringent laws against discrimination, violence and inequality against women. (more...)
Senior Maharashtra Congress leader Narayan Rane resigns, may join BJP Senior Maharashtra Congress leader Narayan Rane resigns, may join BJP
- September 21, 2017

Rane had joined Congress after being expelled from Shiv Sena in 2005. Last week, Mr. Rane's bitter rival Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan, in conjunction with the party's State in-charge, Mohan Prakash, made a decision to dissolve the district committee in Sindhudurg. (more...)
Mueller Seeks White House Documents Related to Trump's Actions as President Mueller Seeks White House Documents Related to Trump's Actions as President
- September 21, 2017

The New York Times and Washington Post said Mueller recently asked the White House for records and communications covering 13 specific areas, particularly key actions by Trump since he became president in January. Trump's lawyer, Ty Cobb, reportedly has argued in favour of turning over as many documents as possible to Mueller in hopes of speeding up the investigation. (more...)
Dawood Ibrahim in 'talks' with Centre for his return: Raj Thackeray Dawood Ibrahim in 'talks' with Centre for his return: Raj Thackeray
- September 21, 2017

He is hence doing a settlement with the Centre. It is his wish, but they ( BJP ) will claim they brought Dawood back to India and win the polls on this plank. Political pundits were quick to comment that probably Thackeray thought that he could revive his nearly non-existent political career by joining social media. (more...)
Michigan State Trooper killed in morning crash Michigan State Trooper killed in morning crash
- September 21, 2017

Authorities said O'Neill was on watch on his police bike at around 7:45 a.m. Wednesday when he was engaged with a crash close to the crossing point of Wolverine Boulevard NE and Belding Road NE in Plainfield Township. "Timothy O'Neill", stated Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue, director of the MSP. As O'Neil's body was taken from the hospital for an autopsy, officers stood at attention and saluted their fallen comrade. (more...)
Vanguard FTSE All World Ex US Small Cap ETF (VSS)
- September 21, 2017

As always, the values may need to be adjusted based on the specific stock and market. Investors may be employing many various trading strategies when approaching the markets. The Williams %R fluctuates between 0 and -100 measuring whether a security is overbought or oversold. A reading under 20 would suggest no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. (more...)
Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Receives Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Receives "Hold" Rating from AltaCorp Capital
- September 21, 2017

It has a 33.77 P/E ratio . The Company's divisions include Composites, Insulation and Roofing. Salient Capital Advisors Llc acquired 20,699 shares as Eqt Midstream Partners Lp (EQM)'s stock declined 9.60%. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $79.00 target price on shares of EQT Midstream Partners, in a research note on Friday, July 21st. (more...)
How 15 states are breaking from Trump to abide by Climate Accord How 15 states are breaking from Trump to abide by Climate Accord
- September 21, 2017

Andrew M. Cuomo joined the Democratic governors of California and Washington Wednesday to harshly criticize the Trump administration on climate change policies. And we're counting on that list to grow even more! Those states make up about 36 percent of the USA population and $7.6 trillion (41 percent) of America's gross domestic product. (more...)
As North Korea threat looms, Trump to address world leaders at UN As North Korea threat looms, Trump to address world leaders at UN
- September 21, 2017

He said the United States has to "make sure all options are under development to ensure that this regime can not threaten the world with a nuclear weapon". Mattis said after Kim tested a hydrogen bomb earlier this month that the US would answer any threat from the North with a "massive military response, a response both effective and overwhelming". (more...)
S&P Lowers China's Rating; Outlook Stable
- September 21, 2017

On the upside, such credit growth was a factor behind strong real GDP growth and loftier asset prices, but at the price - to some extent - of "diminished financial stability". U.S. Treasury yields in 2011 moved little when S&P lowered the country's credit score. Moody's cut its rating on China to A1 from Aa3 in May, citing similar concerns over economy-wide debt and effects on state finances. (more...)
Podcast: 'What The Health?' Zombie Repeal-And-Replace Bill Rises Again Podcast: 'What The Health?' Zombie Repeal-And-Replace Bill Rises Again
- September 21, 2017

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans' last-resort " Obamacare " repeal effort remains two or three votes short, forecasting days of furious lobbying ahead with a crucial deadline looming next week. These idiotic Republican senators don't even know what's in the legislation, and yet they're rushing to ram this down our throats, because they hate President Obama. (more...)
Regular Public School Teachers Miss More School Than Charter Teachers, Study Finds Regular Public School Teachers Miss More School Than Charter Teachers, Study Finds
- September 21, 2017

Fordham Institute. The study finds a national trend that, in traditional public schools, teachers are nearly three times as likely to be chronically absent as charter school teachers - 28.3 percent vs. "The reality is that charter schools need better leave policies, not worse ones, a fact ignored by Fordham". Sirinides went through the same federal ORC dataset as Fordham, and found some important nuances that didn't make the report. (more...)
Haley: Trump's 'fire and fury' comment 'not an idle threat'
- September 21, 2017

In the days leading up to the UN General Assembly in New York Trump has been actively engaged in diplomacy with countries in the region, conversations that have focused mainly on the threat posed by North Korea. Trump has repeatedly voiced skepticism of global organizations such as the United Nations, and member nations may be looking for signs of change since the recent departures of White House nationalist advocates such as chief strategist Steve Bannon. (more...)
Governors join Cuomo to bash Trump on climate Governors join Cuomo to bash Trump on climate
- September 21, 2017

President Trump may prefer to pretend that climate change isn't real - Governor Cuomo quipped that the Trump administration is in "the State of Denial" - but these leaders detailed the extraordinary strides they're making, in the absence of White House leadership, to slash greenhouse gas emissions and grow their economies at the same time. (more...)
Amber Alert Issued for 4 Siblings Missing in Southwest Florida Amber Alert Issued for 4 Siblings Missing in Southwest Florida
- September 21, 2017

Authorities believe the children are traveling in a 2016 dark green Toyota Corolla with license plate number BNZQ08. Download our WTXL news app on your Apple and Android devices for the latest from South Georgia and North Florida. "White female, 6 years old, 3'5", 40 pounds, blonde hair, blue eyes, last seen wearing a black and white striped top, black trousers, and a white sweater. (more...)
May gathers divided cabinet ahead of Brexit speech May gathers divided cabinet ahead of Brexit speech
- September 21, 2017

The speech is being seen as an attempt to break the deadlock on the negotiations, with the European Union unhappy at the lack of progress on agreeing the UK's "divorce bill" from Brussels. Mr Johnson's blueprint calls for a clean-break Brexit that envisages no payments to gain access to the European single market. On Monday, May rejected the idea that there is a "binary choice" between the two models after Brexit. (more...)
Mathoho Set For FIFA Hearing, Could Face Bafana Axe Mathoho Set For FIFA Hearing, Could Face Bafana Axe
- September 21, 2017

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has named his squad to face Burkina Faso in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on 7 October. There are also places for Phakamani Mahlambi , who has just signed for Al Ahly in Egypt, and Dino Ndlovu , whose goals helped qualify Azeri club FK Qarabag for the group phase of this season's Uefa Champions League. (more...)
UK's May threatens drastic cuts to United Nations funding UK's May threatens drastic cuts to United Nations funding
- September 21, 2017

Britain will set aside 30 million pounds ($40.5 million) of its 90 million-pound membership fee which it will only pay to those parts of the organization it judges to have achieved "sufficient results", May told the UN General Assembly in NY on Wednesday. (more...)