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Air Force Academy discovers racial slurs were a hoax


An investigation by the US Air Force Academy has determined an African-American cadet who reported a racist message outside their dorm room is the person responsible for the messages left on several message boards. An inquiry into the September incident found that one of the cadets admitted to writing "go home" with an epithet a dorm door, the school told U.S. Read More »

Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Rocks Sculptural Delpozo Coat in South Korea


The video showed Trump at ease with South Korean teenagers in school uniforms at an event where the first lady gave a speech on the importance of giving girls equal access to sports. Several schoolgirls gathered around Trump as she watched young girls play hockey at a government-sponsored event geared toward promoting PyeongChang's 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Read More »

Suspect dead after 2 officers shot in Forest Park, police say


Forest Park is located in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Matson said that there was believed to have been only one suspect involved. Forest Park Middle School was placed on level 1 lockdown. "There is no more threat to anybody", Matson said in a live interview on Channel 2 Action News at Noon . Police were actively searching for the suspect after the shooting. Read More »

Rouhani urges Saudi Arabia to stop "hostilities" towards Iran


The United States on Wednesday accused Iran of supplying Yemen's Houthi rebels with advanced weapons, including ballistic missiles, echoing allegations made by Saudi Arabia. "You... constantly bomb the Yemenis... but when for once they fire back, you say it's unjust". The Iranian president suggested that the tougher foreign policy line from the Saudi crown prince might be a reflection of the internal upheaval he triggered by ordering the arrest of dozens of princes, ministers and a tycoon ... Read More »

Freedom School District referendum fails to pass


Lillie has repeatedly said failing to pass the income tax would be "catastrophic" for the district and could force officials to eliminate sports and extracurricular activities. Five out of eight school district referendums in Wisconsin passed on November 7. A district-commissioned survey in June suggested a hard environment for schools seeking tax increases this fall. Read More »

Ownership Wants Giants To Look Closely At Top College QBs


This close inspection of the draft's top quarterbacks is necessary because they have a soon-to-be 37-year-old quarterback and are in the midst of their worst season in decades. Vice president of player evaluation Marc Ross, who runs the Giants' draft, went personally to scout UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen in recent weeks, sources said. Read More »

Japan to Impose Additional Sanctions on North Korea


He offered few specifics though - focusing instead on their close personal relationship as they referred to each other as "Donald" and "Shinzo" - and stressing their unity on North Korea, which has fired two missiles over Japan in recent months. Read More »

PennyMac Mortgage posts 3Q profit

Credit Suisse Ag reported 0% stake. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $6.17 a share. The company's revenue was down 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. Barclays PLC upped their price target on shares of New York Mortgage Trust from $5.00 to $6.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th. Read More »

The Hype Behind Fitbit, Inc. (FIT), The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN)


It has outperformed by 10.09% the S&P500. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj acquired 10,000 shares as Hain Celestial Group Inc ( HAIN)'s stock rose 6.47%. Engineers Gate Manager LP reported 45,224 shares. Summit Securities Grp Incorporated Ltd holds 22,494 shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. Moreover, Citigroup has 0% invested in Popular Inc ( NASDAQ :BPOP). Read More »

Ground invasion 'only way' to stop North Korea


Even though Trump seemingly focused his attention on North Korea and its nuclear program as he already made several statements concerning the matter, the real agenda behind his tour might not be necessarily centered exclusively on Pyongyang, Leung told RT. Read More »

Cloudy, cool Tuesday with a high near 46 in Oklahoma City


VETERANS DAY: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Temps will gradually warm to near average Sunday through early next week. Into Friday , highs will warm closer to average as temperatures reach the mid/ upper 60s with mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies and winds will be out of the south at 5-10 miles per hour. Read More »

Up to Date Stocks in Review: AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS)

The Volatility 6m is the same, except measured over the course of six months. The 6 month volatility is 58.906900, and the 3 month is spotted at 60.149700. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), maintained return on investment for the last twelve months at 4.11, higher than what Reuters data shows regarding industry's average. Read More »

Lin-Manuel Miranda To Reprise 'Hamilton' Role For Puerto Rico Run


The soldiers were sent to the island after Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Saturday that he is sending about 150 Illinois Army National Guard soldiers to help the USA territory in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria . "Arts and culture are pillars for economic development, cultural tourism, community empowerment and growth. As always, we will work to ensure accessibility for all audiences and a large proportion of our seats for every performance will be available by lottery for $10 each - a ... Read More »

Major banks warn of London exit following Brexit uncertainty


They warned him that, without a transitional deal in place, they are nearing a "point of no return" when they must start to move jobs and capital before Britain leaves the European Union in March 2019. Details of the government's post-Brexit trade policy will become clearer as it publishes proposed legislation. Some of Wall Street's most illustrious financial institutions with operations in London have warned the Trump administration that the political and economic confusion around Brexit ... Read More »

Remembrance Day 2017: where to pay your respects


On Remembrance Sunday, those in High Barnet can attend a service at St John the Baptist, Wood Street, at 10.40am, or journey towards Monken Hadley to join the congregation at St Mary the Virgin in Hadley Green Road for their service at 10.15am. Read More »

How the rich are putting money in offshore tax havens


The Irish band, well known for its poverty-fighting efforts, has faced past criticism over its tax arrangements. Queen Elizabeth II , to be probed for tax fraud? The Ausra shopping center is located in the town of Utena, some 62 miles north of Lithuania's capital, Vilnius. Read More »

USA says Iran is arming Yemeni rebels with ballistic missiles


Meanwhile, the Houthi rebel group in Yemen reportedly fired the missile aimed at the airport. "These missile systems were not present in Yemen before the conflict, and we call upon the United Nations to conduct a thorough examination of evidence that the Iranian regime is perpetuating the war in Yemen to advance its regional ambitions", the statement added. Read More »

Final trailer for new Disney Pixar movie Coco unveiled


Renée Victor, Edward James Olmos and Jamie Camil also star in the Pixar film. Eager to showcase his talent to his family, Miguel soon becomes engulfed in the colorful Land of the Dead, home to his ancestors. Disney•Pixar has released the final trailer for their incoming animated feature Coco , which is set to land in USA cinemas very soon on 22nd November, though not the United Kingdom until early 2018. Read More »

Proposed Michigan law allows concealed weapons at schools

On Tuesday, the Michigan Senate Committee on Government Operations voted 3-2, along party lines, to send Senate Bills 584-586 to the state Senate floor. Groups like Moms Demand Action gathered at a Senate committee hearing on the legislation to express their concerns that this will make gun free zones unsafe. Read More »

Trans Woman Andrea Jenkins Elected to Minneapolis City Council


Andrea Jenkins became the first openly transgender woman of color to be elected to public office in the country after she won the Ward 8 seat of the Minneapolis City Council on Tuesday night. Aisha Moodie-Mills, president and CEO of Victory Fund, an LGBTQ political action committee that supported Jenkins' candidacy, said her victory - along with the victory of several other trans candidates on Tuesday - was about "fighting back". Read More »

EBRD improves forecast for GDP growth in Belarusian economy


The upgrade follows the International Monetary Fund upping Turkey's 2017 growth forecast 2.6 percentage points on October 10 and the World Bank raising its forecast 0.4 percentage points on October 19. In the report, on regional economic prospects for countries in which the EBRD operates, it said that after growing 3.9 per cent in 2016, Bulgaria's economy expanded by 3.6 per cent and 3.9 per cent in the first two quarters of 2017. Read More »

New Trump Rules Pare Back Obama's Opening to Cuba

The long-awaited rules will take effect Thursday. The move came after Trump in June ordered tighter restrictions against Cuba even as he left in place numerous changes former President Barack Obama made as part of his 2014 diplomatic breakthrough amid the two former Cold War foes. Read More »

Salman refuses to lock lips with Katrina in Tiger Zinda Hai


Director Mahesh Narayan has shelved the Hindi remake because even Tiger Zinda Hai revolves around similar incidents that were grippingly portrayed in Take Off , which released earlier this year. The film in question is called Take Off . The director added that the upcoming Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif-starrer is an attempt in the same direction where the story is based on a real event. Read More »

Veteran's Day Celebration scheduled for November 11


The Veterans Day parade is always held in the 11th month, on the 11th day and during the 11th hour. The program includes remarks from OCC President Jon H. ceremony. In honor of veterans' service to the nation and to commemorate 452 years of militia in St. Augustine, admission to the Castillo de San Marcos will be free on Veterans Day, Nov. Read More »

Aam Aadmi Party may nominate Raghuram Rajan to Rajya Sabha


The party has approached around 4-5 people who hail from various fields and offered them the Rajya Sabha membership. The party has chose to nominate veterans in their fields to make a point, and also to keep competition within the party at bay, sources said. Read More »

China Reveals Import And Export Growth


After the European Union , the US was China's second-largest trading partner in the first 10 months of this year, with bilateral trade advancing 17.2% year-on-year to 3.21 trillion yuan, according to Chinese customs, which did not provide further details. Read More »

John Prescott's son suspended from job in Jeremy Corbyn's office

The claims are believed to have come to light following recent reporting of alleged misconduct at Westminster. The exact allegations against Mr Prescott, who is communications manager for the shadow cabinet, are not now known. The party has refused to comment directly on Mr Prescott's case. Sir Michael Fallon, former Defence Secretary has already resigned after admitting his behaviour had "fallen below standard", after journalist Jane Merrick told number 10 he had "lunged" at her. Read More »

Russian Foreign Minister Confirms Trump-Putin Meeting in Vietnam


There is a strong possibility that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will meet on the sidelines of the upcoming worldwide summit in Vietnam, the Kremlin said. Trump is in South Korea on Wednesday and will be travelling to China after that. Vladimir Putin will hold separate bilateral meetings with the leaders of China, Japan, Vietnam and the Philippines on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting on November 10. Read More »

Germany must legally recognize 'third gender' from birth - top court

Ruling in favour of an appeal brought by an intersex person, a top court in Germany approved the use of a third gender on official documentation, and required parliament to recognise the gender from birth. "That's a small revolution in the gender area", the group said in a tweet . The court ruled that the current system, which "does not provide for a third option - besides the entry "female" or 'male, '" is unconstitutional. Read More »

Top GOP senator to unveil bill to strengthen background check system


Sen. Chuck GrassleyCharles (Chuck) Ernest GrassleyTrump talks NAFTA withdrawal with GOP senators Fractures emerging on Senate panel's Russian Federation probe The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE's (R-Iowa) office announced on Tuesday that they will hold a hearing in one week on "firearm accessory regulation and enforcing federal and state reporting to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS)". Read More »

Chris Hurst, boyfriend of reporter executed on live TV, wins delegate seat


The boyfriend of a news reporter who was shot and killed on live TV in 2015 won a seat in Virginia's House of Delegates Tuesday. Republican incumbent Joseph Yost lost the 12th District seat he's held since 2011 to Chris Hurst . The upset victory made global news, though Hurst seems dedicated to keeping the focus on his local community. Parker and Hurst were madly in love , he previously told PEOPLE, and had moved in together just weeks before the shooting. Read More »

Shrimp surprise and 360-year-old sauce


Lee had a brief encounter with the US president, smiling up at Trump as he gave her a hug, with Moon watching from the side. In 2007, Lee was among three comfort women who testified in front of the U.S. "The (comfort women) agreement two years ago is an affirmation of resolving the issue finally and irreversibly", he said. Mr Yoshihide Suga added that Japan has made its position on "comfort women" clear to South Korea through diplomatic channels. Read More »

Canadian Mounties arrest 5 naked people after vehicle crash


The woman also escaped with the baby a few minutes later. "A passerby offered assistance and secured all three in his truck", the release said. All five were placed under arrest, though four of them had to be taken to hospital. Laurel Scott told the newspaper that this is "quite an investigation". She did not know whether they were naked at the time of the kidnapping, or whether they removed their clothes after. Read More »

JUST IN: Mat South recommends expulsion of Mohadi, 14 others


The Zanu PF Youth League, led by Kudzai Chipanga also passed its vote of no confidence, and called for Mnangagwa's sacking. At least 15 party members - State Security Minister Kembo Mohadi and his wife, Tambudzani, former Rural Affairs Minister Abedinico Ncube, and former Senator Japhet Dube - have been told to leave the party with immediate effect in Matabeleland South. Read More »

Constitutional convention fails, pension proposition passes in votes


Against the backdrop of Norman Seabrook's ongoing corruption trial - with Jona Rechnitz's pay-to-play allegations against New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio still reverberating - and the overturned corruption convictions of Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos fresh in voters' minds, the electorate chose to give judges the power to strip public officers of their pensions if they engage in criminal activity related to their official duties. Read More »

Vehicles Pileup on Yamuna Expressway Due to Dense Fog


The national capital region of Delhi woke up to a thick smog cover on Wednesday. A video also went viral on social media on Wednesday which claimed to show the horror which was experienced by the people in the accident. Several parts of north India, and in particular New Delhi , suffer from a dip in temperature during this time of the year that traps air pollution causing a number of medical emergencies due to breathing difficulty. Read More »

Singapore Airlines Q2 profit almost triples

The airline group reported net profit for the six months to September 30 2017 of S$425 million (A$407 million), up 32 per cent from S$321.5 million in the prior corresponding period. "This transformation is not merely about restructuring our cost base to see how we can be more effective, but importantly it is looking for opportunities to grow our revenue and to make sure the orgranisation can be a lot more effective in the way we do our decision-making and in the way we review our projects", ... Read More »

Andy Murray eyes New Year's Eve return


The Swiss 19-time Grand Slam victor was in Scotland for the event, and took to the culture quickly, getting involved in the local customs. Federer's take on wearing the kilt after the match? Murray also donned a Scottish bonnet with ginger hair out the back. Read More »

Picture of elephants 'humiliated' by fire in West Bengal receives top award


Kolkata: A brutal picture of an elephant calf humiliated by fire in West Bengal has bagged the Sanctuary Wildlife Photography Awards of the year on Wednesday. It is not known what became of the two elephants in the award-winning picture. Announcing the award for the photo, taken in West Bengal, which has often been in the news for human deaths caused by encounters with elephants, Sanctuary magazine said "this sort of routine". Read More »

Justice Dept drops case against woman who laughed at Sessions


Capitol after she laughed during the confirmation hearing for Atty. Richard ShelbyRichard Craig ShelbyInside Trump's meeting with Senate GOP Republicans walking tightrope ahead of budget resolution vote Senate starts debate on budget, pushing forward with tax reform MORE (R-Ala.) said during the hearing that Sessions's track record of "treating all Americans equally under the law is clear and well-documented". Read More »

Chuck Person indicted as part of college basketball corruption probe


According to Wetzel, "the charges are but a formality but would negate the need for a November 9 preliminary hearing in NY scheduled last month by Judge Katherine Parker". According to acting USA attorney in Manhattan Joon H. Kim, the investigation was launched in 2015 and focuses on 'the criminal influence of money on coaches and student-athletes who participate in intercollegiate basketball governed by the N.C.A.A'. Read More »

US Sikh politician Ravinder Bhalla labelled 'terrorist'


Last week, a flyer was left on auto windshields around the city, picturing Bhalla with the words " Don't let TERRORISM take over our Town " printed over his head. Political observers have said polling data have shown that DeFusco and Bhalla were leading the pack and running a neck-and-neck race. There are six candidates in the fray, and Hoboken may get its first openly-gay, Sikh or Latino mayor in Tuesday's poll. Read More »

Matter of delimitation of constituencies referred to govt: Speaker NA


At that time, no opposition member raised any objection against the bill but it is surprising that now when the consensus document was presented before the National Assembly on Thursday, three main opposition parties including PPP, PTI and MQM negated their earlier stance and raised different objections to the amendment. Read More »

Pakistan, Iran affirm thwarting misuse of soil against each other


General Bajwa also met Iranian Chief of General Staff (CGS) Major General Muhammad Bagheri at the General Staff HQ where he was presented guard of honour. The delegation-level talks held between the two sides this week would have viewed some of the irritants and underscored the need for cooperation in the context of emerging threats to regional security. Read More »

Ryan International School murder: Class XI boy arrested by CBI


CBI spokesperson Abhishek Dayal said, the Class 11 student was detained on Tuesday night after "inspection of the crime spot, scrutiny of CCTV footage, call records, statements and questioning of several people" revealed that he had carried a knife inside the school campus on the day of the crime and used it to kill his junior school mate. Read More »

Washington Calls for International Action against Iran for Providing Houthis with Missiles


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, speaking by phone with his British counterpart Boris Johnson, said "the allegations by Saudi officials were contrary to reality and risky", according to a foreign ministry spokesman. Saudi led a military coalition of 10 countries and intervened in Yemen's civil war in March 2015 to back the internationally recognized government of exiled President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi against Iranian-allied Shiite Houthis, who stormed the capital Sanaa and ... Read More »

Raila Odinga leads NASA supporters in migrating to Airtel


NASA co-principal Musalia Mudavadi then came to the shop a few minutes after Raila left. he also bought a new Airtel line. Safaricom has been accused of aiding in bungling the annulled August 8 presidential election in favor of President Uhuru Kenyatta, an allegation the firm has denied. Read More »

Dineshwar Sharma: Talks with cross section of people in Kashmir 'constructive'


Prominent trade and tourism associations in Kashmir have turned down invites to meet Jammu and Kashmir special representative Dineshwar Sharma, dealing a setback to the Centre's goal of reaching out to "all stakeholders". Meanwhile, Sharma said he will try his best to meet the separatist leaders, who have declined to meet him. Referring to history of bilateral negotiations between India and Pakistan and India and Kashmiri representatives Wani said that history bears witness to the fact ... Read More »

Repealing the Individual Mandate: A Tangled Tale

Given that several Republican bills aimed at unraveling the ACA have failed, Trump and his deputies are now seeking other ways to scale back the requirement for health-care coverage. "It just gives you a lot more flexibility", said Cole, speaking as other elements of the plan have set off intense jockeying and negotiation. He said that while adding the repeal would not derail plans to pass the tax bill in the House, over in the Senate it "could cause problems". Read More »