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Tropical Storm Harvey to Impact Texas Agriculture Tropical Storm Harvey to Impact Texas Agriculture
- August 25, 2017

Hurricane and Tropical Storm Watches are in effect along the Texas Coast. "Persons located within these areas should take all necessary actions to protect life and property from rising water and the potential for other risky conditions". (more...)
ESPN Drops Asian Announcer Named Robert Lee From UVa. Game ESPN Drops Asian Announcer Named Robert Lee From UVa. Game
- August 25, 2017

Just like the school board in OR that is renaming schools with Lynch in their name, ESPN has taken on a responsibility to save people from their own stupidity. We can not walk on eggshells to protect the sensibilities of fools. "In that moment it felt right to all parties", ESPN said in a statement. It also says it's "a shame that this is even a topic of conversation". (more...)
Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum potential reason for war: Turkish nationalist leader Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum potential reason for war: Turkish nationalist leader
- August 25, 2017

Yildirim noted that, the decision to hold a referendum on independence of the Kurdish autonomy of Iraq is erroneous and unsafe. He noted that, the realization of the independence referendum in the Kurdish Autonomous Region seriously damages the interests of Turkey . (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino wants more summer signings Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino wants more summer signings
- August 25, 2017

Having been drawn with Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Apoel Nicosia in the Champions League group stage, Pochettino believes Spurs need more depth in the squad to compete with Europe's elite. "That is a normal period in every club". Spurs fans will be keen to see Sanchez in action, with the 21-year-old centre-back arriving from Ajax for £38.4million and becoming Tottenham's record signing. (more...)
Apple says it's pulling popular apps in Iran due to USA regulations Apple says it's pulling popular apps in Iran due to USA regulations
- August 25, 2017

Taghizadeh pointed out that while some Iranian apps had been removed, others were still available on App Store. Another popular Iranian app that was recently pulled down was DelionFoods , an online food delivery service company. Naturally this has led to the development of Iranian apps, several of which Apple has shut down in recent weeks. The move comes two years after the historic nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, in which Iran accepted curbs on its contested nuclear program ... (more...)
Wildfire in Joe Rich, Hwy 33 closed, evacuations underway Wildfire in Joe Rich, Hwy 33 closed, evacuations underway
- August 25, 2017

BC Wildfire Services has confirmed that they are responding with ground and air crews to a wildfire along Highway 33. As well, crews from 10 fire departments from throughout the Central and Southern interior are supporting the ground level structural fire fight. (more...)
Erdogan says Turkey unease over United States support for YPG Erdogan says Turkey unease over United States support for YPG
- August 25, 2017

Perhaps not coincidentally, Turkish officials complained about the YPG - which they see as a branch or affiliate of the violent Kurdish PKK separatists in Turkey - to U.S. Mr Robinson's family has sent a letter to Theresa May appealing for help and an online petition calling for his release has gained nearly 3,500 signatures since being set up at the end of July. (more...)
South Carolina Governor Issues Order to Defund Planned Parenthood Abortion Business South Carolina Governor Issues Order to Defund Planned Parenthood Abortion Business
- August 25, 2017

The order states the SC DHHS must also coordinate with the Department of Health and Environmental Control to a list of all non-abortion women's health and family planning providers that are qualified for Medicare and Medicaid funding. Those grants can not be spent on abortions, under federal law. That measure nullified a regulation finalized at the end of President Barack Obama's administration that explicitly stopped states from denying federal Title X family planning funds to clinics that ... (more...)
Watching the Charts on Shares of AVEW Holdings Inc (AVEW) Watching the Charts on Shares of AVEW Holdings Inc (AVEW)
- August 25, 2017

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. It is down 2.70% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. (TSE:GUY) earned "Outperform" rating by Scotia Capital on Friday, February 24. (NASDAQ:AMD) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Advanced Micro Devices, Inc". Breaking: MNR stock has risen through price resistance. (more...)
Stock trading actively: Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)
- August 25, 2017

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. lowered its position in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) by 2.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 518,455 shares of the company's stock after selling 11,442 shares during the period. The insider Kremer Wesley D sold $164,731. (more...)
(NFX) Is At $25.09 Formed Wedge; Baker Hughes (BHI)'s Sentiment Is 1.04
- August 25, 2017

Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company's recent data. About shares traded. Newfield Exploration Co. More important recent Newfield Exploration Co. Profund Advsr Limited Liability Corp holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Quintiles IMS Holdings Inc (NYSE:Q) for 59,803 shares. (more...)
PH wins two more golds in athletics in SEA Games PH wins two more golds in athletics in SEA Games
- August 25, 2017

Vietnam dealt the Philippine national women's volleyball team a crushing blow, 26-24, 25-12, 25-23, Friday in the 29th Southeast Asian Games Friday at the MITEC Hall 11 here. Thailand who had started their campaign in uncertain fashion, picked up momentum in the last two matches, especially in the match against Vietnam at the Selayang Stadium Thursday, to move into the semifinals while Indonesia clinched their berth ahead of Vietnam after beating Cambodia 2-0 at the Sham Alam Stadium. (more...)
Trump clashed with multiple GOP senators over Russian Federation Trump clashed with multiple GOP senators over Russian Federation
- August 25, 2017

Among those putting the screws to McConnell is Steve Bannon, the executive chairman of Breitbart News, who left his job on Friday as Trump's chief tactician. Last night in Phoenix I read the things from my statements on Charlottesville that the Fake News Media didn't cover fairly. "Few, if any, Administrations have done more in just 7 months than the Trump A. (more...)
Friday forecast: Dry today but storms return this weekend Friday forecast: Dry today but storms return this weekend
- August 25, 2017

However, as the front finally clears the region later this morning, skies will clear and the humidity will drop making for a very pleasant afternoon. We are in for a long stretch of dry weather with our next chance for rain not arriving until next week. (more...)
New US sanctions against N. Korea could bite New US sanctions against N. Korea could bite
- August 25, 2017

The steps also targeted those helping North Korea send workers overseas and enabling sanctioned North Korea entities to get access to the United States and global financial system. Among the 10 companies sanctioned, five were based in China, one in Russian Federation and two each in Singapore and Namibia. The Russian diplomat said that it's necessary to focus on a political settlement rather than expanding sanctions against North Korea led by headstrong leader Kim Jong Un . (more...)
Trump Visits Arizona Ahead of Border Wall Funding Battle Trump Visits Arizona Ahead of Border Wall Funding Battle
- August 25, 2017

But again, he didn't mention Flake by name. He called on Senate Republican leaders to end the filibuster rule, which requires 60 affirmative votes on most measures. Xochitl Hinojosa, communications director for the DNC, tweeted that the organization has on many occassions made clear that it does not support Trump's building of a border wall, calling it "dangerous" and "divisive". (more...)
Full NJ Transit service to return September 5 Full NJ Transit service to return September 5
- August 25, 2017

Amtrak, which operates Penn Station, said the repairs were needed to address long-term infrastructural neglect. Amtrak work at Penn Station is on schedule, and regularly scheduled operations are set to resume Tuesday, Sept. Amtrak says repairs have mostly gone smoothly, although an empty train derailed at the fix area inside Penn yesterday. As a reminder, all fare discounts, substitute and enhanced bus services, as well as cross-honoring on bus, rail, light rail, PATH and NY Waterway ... (more...)
Qatar ignores Arab demands, sends ambassador back to Iran Qatar ignores Arab demands, sends ambassador back to Iran
- August 25, 2017

The diplomatic crisis began in June, when Bahrain, Egypt , Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates cut ties to Qatar over allegations it was funding extremists and being too close to Iran. "In order to safeguard peace and security in the region, Chad calls on Qatar to cease all actions that could undermine its security as well as those of the countries of the Lake Chad basin and the Sahel", the foreign ministry statement added. (more...)
Aetna letters reveal customers' HIV status Aetna letters reveal customers' HIV status
- August 25, 2017

The letters were sent to customers now taking medications for HIV treatment as well as for Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), a regimen that helps prevent a person from acquiring HIV. Freidman also said that her agency is working with attorneys from eight other organizations to possibly pursue legal action against the insurance company. (more...)
CI Investments Inc. Cuts Position in Oracle Corporation (ORCL)
- August 25, 2017

Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ) is expected to post revenue of $9.26 Billion in the current quarter, according to consensus of 30 analysts. The stock declined 0.06% or $0.03 reaching $49.04 on the news. The firm has a market cap of $203.48 billion, a P/E ratio of 22.26 and a beta of 1.06. Private Asset Management Incorporated holds 1.21% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) for 188,462 shares. (more...)