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- October 04, 2017

Other mass shootings with large death tolls include the Virginia Tech massacre of 2007, in which 32 people were killed and the Sandy Hook gun shooting in CT of 2012, in which 26 people were killed, 20 of them children. He added: "I had no idea he would be capable of this". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders faced several questions on gun-control policies on October 2 after a shooting in Las Vegas left at least 58 people dead. (more...)
Ford Creates A Team To Speed Up Development Of Electric Vehicles Ford Creates A Team To Speed Up Development Of Electric Vehicles
- October 04, 2017

Since taking over as chief, Hackett has made an electric-vehicle push in China, explored an alliance with Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra, and partnered with ride-sharing service Lyft to take self-driving cars mainstream. Ford has not changed its previously announced plan to invest $4.5 billion over five years on electrified automobiles, including plug-in hybrids, Marakby stated. (more...)
Trump says he's decided what to do with Iran nuclear Trump says he's decided what to do with Iran nuclear
- October 04, 2017

Trump has repeatedly criticized the Iran deal, most recently during his address to the United Nations General Assembly last month. Mattis's expression of support for the 2015 agreement curbing Iran's nuclear program was in sharp contrast with Trump's blunt assessment that the deal is an "embarrassment". (more...)
Hillary Clinton calls out NRA in wake of Las Vegas shooting Hillary Clinton calls out NRA in wake of Las Vegas shooting
- October 04, 2017

But Clinton, along with former Vice President Joe Biden and former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords , described the mass gun violence as the latest example in an ongoing pattern in America and they urged political action in response. Enough. Congress & the WH should act now to save lives. "There are. and the thoughts and prayers of politicians are cruelly hollow if they are paired with continued legislative indifference". (more...)
NYPD officer who arrested James Blake suing tennis star NYPD officer who arrested James Blake suing tennis star
- October 04, 2017

James Blake attends the 17th Annual USTA Foundation Opening Night Gala at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2017 in the Queens borough of New York City. Frascatore also says the NYPD and the mayor's office are not scrutinizing Blake's statements about the incident. The lawsuit, filed today in Manhattan federal court, claims that Frascatore's name was "dragged through the mud following his encounter with Defendant Blake who repeatedly and incessantly claimed he was ... (more...)
Plainfield North HS on lockdown as police search for possibly armed person Plainfield North HS on lockdown as police search for possibly armed person
- October 04, 2017

He was out on bond when he apparently violated the terms of his release by contacting the mother of the teenage girl - who is from Plainfield - he's accused of holding against her will. Students who ride a bus that drops off in one of those subdivisions were to be held on North campus until given permission to leave by Plainfield police, Hernandez said. (more...)
As deadline looms, Iranian officials send mixed messages on Trump decertification threat As deadline looms, Iranian officials send mixed messages on Trump decertification threat
- October 04, 2017

Joseph Dunford , the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday. "I believe at this point in time, absent indication to the contrary, it is something that the president should consider staying with", he said . (more...)
Las Vegas shooter's father was a notorious bank robber Las Vegas shooter's father was a notorious bank robber
- October 04, 2017

Paddock, who authorities believe killed himself before police were able to apprehend him, had been dating Danley for less than a year. Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley was in the Philippines at the time of the shooting and is on her way back to the U.S.to cooperate with police. (more...)
Mark Cuban Says He's 'Considering' Running for President but Isn't Committed Mark Cuban Says He's 'Considering' Running for President but Isn't Committed
- October 04, 2017

One of them is Dallas Mavericks owner and billionaire businessman Mark Cuban , who is seriously contemplating on running for the highest office in us government. Cuban has never held a public office. "Yes. Considering, yes", Cuban said. The Dallas Mavericks owner described himself as "independent all the way through". (more...)
Bakersfield off-duty officer injured during shooting at Las Vegas concert Bakersfield off-duty officer injured during shooting at Las Vegas concert
- October 04, 2017

Neither department was releasing the names of the individuals. "She was employed with the Manhattan Beach Police Department for 10 years and will be greatly missed", according to the department. Of the two wounded, one is stable after surgery and the other sustained minor injuries, the department said. But most importantly, we rely on all Angelenos to remain vigilant and report anything odd or out of place to police or security officials. (more...)
Islamic connection to Las Vegas massacre quickly rejected by Federal Bureau of Investigation Islamic connection to Las Vegas massacre quickly rejected by Federal Bureau of Investigation
- October 04, 2017

MSNBC has reported that Paddock wired US$100,000 (NZD$140,000) to the Philippines in recent days, the country that his 62-year-old girlfriend was born in and still visited. And he denied that Paddock had a history of mental illness. They explained that they were entirely unaware that Marilou and Danley were living together. (more...)
Jones Act ripe for repeal Jones Act ripe for repeal
- October 04, 2017

Puerto Rico has long railed against the Jones Act, saying it makes the cost of imported basic commodities, such as food, clothing and fuel, more expensive. He told CNN that the act was temporarily waived during Hurricane Irma , which he said was much less devastating than what Puerto Rico is facing. This raises the cost of living on Puerto Rico, makes Puerto Rico an unattractive place to produce goods bound for the USA mainland, and has the weird effect of putting Puerto Rico at a ... (more...)
Iran boosts cooperation with Iraq to counter separation moves by Kurds Iran boosts cooperation with Iraq to counter separation moves by Kurds
- October 04, 2017

Ahead of the vote, Iran's army and Guard launched a military exercise in its northwestern Kurdish region. The Iraqi Government has demanded that the Kurdish leadership cancels the result of the referendum, which voted in favour of independence, or face sanctions, worldwide isolation and possible military intervention. (more...)
The royal family respond to Las Vegas shooting The royal family respond to Las Vegas shooting
- October 04, 2017

Benjamin Hoskins Paddock appeared on the agency's infamous registry from June 10, 1969 through May 5, 1977 and was described in an Federal Bureau of Investigation poster as being "diagnosed as psychopathic" and as an individual reported to have "suicidal tendencies" who "has carried firearms in commission of bank robberies". (more...)
Like the Knicks, an Ad Campaign Fades Quickly Like the Knicks, an Ad Campaign Fades Quickly
- October 04, 2017

The side of a 42nd Street shuttle vehicle, featuring photos of Tim Hardaway, Jr. and Joakim Noah and the word " HOPELESS " in large type, circulated Tuesday on social media. The reason that Dolan might be angry, besides the obvious, is more likely than not the fact that there are seats that say "sit here if you blame Dolan". (more...)
Britain's Boris Johnson says not trying to overshadow PM May Britain's Boris Johnson says not trying to overshadow PM May
- October 04, 2017

Without their support, he can not get through the early rounds of a leadership vote. Some MPs have reportedly been lobbying for Mr Johnson's removal, saying his comments about the terms of the UK's exit were a direct challenge to the PM's authority. (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- October 04, 2017

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Callon Petroleum Company now shows a Weekly Performance of 1.54%, where Monthly Performance is 12.29%, Quarterly performance is 5.94%, 6 Months performance is -14.59% and yearly performance percentage is -24.97%. (more...)
Research Analysts Set Expectations for LyondellBasell Industries NV's Q3 2017 Earnings (LYB)
- October 04, 2017

Harbour Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in LyondellBasell Industries NV in the 1st quarter valued at about $107,000. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System acquired 5,764 shares as Lyondellbasell Industries N ( LYB)'s stock declined 12.71%. (more...)
Sterling Bancorp (STL) Shares Bought by Voya Investment Management LLC Sterling Bancorp (STL) Shares Bought by Voya Investment Management LLC
- October 04, 2017

Legal & General Group Plc increased its stake in Sterling Bancorp by 3.1% during the first quarter. Finally, TheStreet raised Sterling Bancorp from a "c" rating to a "b-" rating in a report on Tuesday, January 24th. Insider ownership decreased by a total of 38380 shares, which suggests that STL's key executives are feeling less optimistic about the outlook for the stock. (more...)
Israeli PM vows to build thousands more homes in West bank settlement Israeli PM vows to build thousands more homes in West bank settlement
- October 04, 2017

Israeli rarely issues construction permits to Palestinians in Area C of the occupied West Bank, under complete Israeli control, forcing many of them to embark on building without obtaining an Israeli permit. "This is an attempt by Netanyahu to destroy the two-state solution and a clear refusal of any attempt to revive the peace process", said Nabil Shaath, a senior adviser to the Palestinian Authority leadership. (more...)