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Korea Investment CORP Has $11.559 Million Stake in Duke Realty Corp (DRE)

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Voloridge Investment Management Llc acquired 33,145 shares as Realty Income Corp (O)'s stock declined 10.86%. Cohen & Steers Inc decreased Sl Green Realty Corp. RBC Capital Markets maintained Duke Realty Corp (NYSE: DRE ) on Wednesday, June 7 with "Buy" rating . The rating was upgraded by Evercore to "Buy" on Monday, March 21. Read More »

Saudi king to pay visit to Moscow on Thursday

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King Salman bin Abdulaziz will kick off on Thursday his first official visit to Russia where he will discuss with Russian President Vladimir Putin joint cooperation between the two countries, in addition to regional and worldwide issues. "Russian Federation has gone from saying in 2015 that it had absolutely no intention of cooperating with OPEC in 2015, to essentially playing the role of OPEC co-president". Read More »

What Las Vegas massacre could mean for gun industry

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Almost 12,000 people have been killed in gun violence as 273 mass shootings have occurred so far in the U.S. in 2017, according to the Gun Violence Archive , a not-for-profit corporation that tracks gun-related violence in America. As president , Trump in February signed a measure repealing an Obama-era restriction meant to restrict gun sales to the mentally ill. Forty-eight percent of Americans said they grew up in a house with guns. Read More »

Jalal Talabani, former Iraqi president and PUK leader, has died

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Iraq's President Jalal Talabani speaks during a news conference with Iyad Allawi, a former prime minister and head of the secular Iraqiya coalition, in Baghdad March 31, 2010. He was the first non-Arab and Kurdish President of Iraq and was elected 2 years after the U.S. invasion that overthrew the Saddam Hussein regime. He was the seventh president of Iraq and the country's first non-Arab president. Read More »

Las Vegas shooting sparks gun control debate once again

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Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting near the Mandalay Bay resort and casino. Wasting no time responding to the shooting in Las Vegas last night in which at least 50 people reportedly were killed ― the deadliest such incident in modern USA history ― Murphy on Monday morning issued a statement imploring Congress to "get off its ass and do something". Read More »

Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande and Dua Lipa React To Las Vegas Shooting

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Julia Michaels made an impassioned plea across her social media , declaring "we need more than prayers" and calling for the USA government to "change our f**king gun laws". The Grammy-award winning singer tweeted at House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Trump that "blood is on the hands of those who have power to legislate", in response to Ryan's call for prayers. Read More »

Theresa May: Boris Johnson 'doesn't undermine what I am doing'

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May also insisted that Johnson did not force her to change the Florence speech, which she said was "the result of discussions around Cabinet". But he appeared to ditch his own leadership ambitions as he issued a rallying call for the Conservatives at the Tory conference in Manchester. Read More »

Scott orders flags at half-staff for Las Vegas victims

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President Trump ordered the same: All flags at federal buildings will be flown at half-staff. Iowa's governor expressed her condolences Monday morning to everyone impacted by the Las Vegas shooting that killed at least 58 people and injured 500 more. Read More »

White House "Strongly Supports" Bill Banning Abortion After 20 Weeks

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Medical professionals have reached a consensus that a fetus of 20 weeks can feel pain and respond to physical stimuli. "The administration strongly supports H.R. If signed into law, women could be fined and or imprisoned for a maximum of five years if they have an unauthorized abortion after 20 weeks. The bill provides exceptions for an abortion: (1) that is necessary to save the life of the pregnant woman, or (2) when the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest. Read More »

Fracking ban is a win for people and planet

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Fracking has effectively been banned in Scotland, after the Scottish government revealed its support for a ban. Labour's environment spokeswoman Claudia Beamish and Green MSP Mark Ruskell both called on the government to commit to a full legal ban, with Ms Beamish saying the proposal did not go "far enough". Read More »

BC man killed in Vegas mass shooting, Premier issues statement

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McIldoon said Jordan, a heavy duty mechanic, had been in Vegas with his girlfriend since Thursday. CBC News has learned from friends of the woman that she is now counted among the 59 dead and hundreds wounded in Sunday's attack. But as the dust settled, many shared harrowing tales. "The professionalism & courage of (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department) officers in the face of danger saved lives", said Manak via Twitter. Read More »

South Africa, Zimbabwe vow to enhance bilateral ties

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Much of our goods and services go through it. "In this regard, we direct the relevant ministers and officials to move with speed and report progress at the next BNC [to be hosted in Harare next year]". Both countries want to alleviate overcrowding at the Beitbridge border post in Musina by establishing one-stop border post. First lady Grace Mugabe reportedlyfeared the legal brawl pending against her in South Africa following the allegations that she assaulted Gabriala Angela when she ... Read More »

London sushi bar with nine seats wins third Michelin star

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Japanese chef Mitsuhiro Araki opened the sushi bar in 2014 after closing his three-starred restaurant in Tokyo and relocating to London . Worldwide director of Michelin guides Michael Ellis said the chef had continued to improve The Araki since moving to the capital. Read More »

406 taken to hospitals after Vegas shooting

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The American Red Cross is pleading for blood donations after the largest mass shooting in modern history. "If the shooter is way away from you and you can get away from him before you even come in contact with him, that's what you need to do, you need to run", he explained."If you're in an office and you have a door, close the door and hide". Read More »

Ground turkey recalled after metal shavings found

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Department of Agriculture announced in a press release. Publix's ground turkey and ground turkey breast in 1.3-pound styrofoam trays were among those recalled, along with 1.2-pound trays of Fit & Active Fresh Ground Turkey and 1-pound trays of Weis Markets Fresh Ground Turkey Breast. Read More »

Atlanta city leaders voted to decriminalize marijuana possession in small amounts

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The Atlanta City Council tweeted on Monday, "To everyone who came out in support of the legislation to reduce the penalties for possession of less than one ounce of marijuana , we heard you". In an Instagram post with a screenshot from local news announcing the decision, 2 Chainz wrote, "Mannnn this will save so many young people from bullsh*t charges that later haunt them", while Mike posted a video expressing his approval saying, "Bravo, Atlanta city council". Read More »

Briton describes 'legging it' as gunfire rained down on Las Vegas festival

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The vast majority of active shooter incidents end within five minutes, with the shooter being stopped by police, bystanders or their own suicides, according to an Federal Bureau of Investigation study of attacks between 2000 and 2013. Sandoval called the shooting a cowardly, despicable act. He and other local officials praised first responders, saying they saved scores of lives. Read More »

PM lays foundation stone of AIIMS, Triple IT in Himachal Pradesh

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He was addressing the "Abhar rally of the BJP after laying the foundation of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ( AIIMS ), Kothipura in Bilaspur district, IIIT in Haroli constituency in Una and dedicating the Steel Processing Plant at Kandrori in Kangra district online from the Water Sports Complex on the banks of Gobind Sagar Dam". Read More »

Reporters are in Puerto Rico to tell an important story

I just got off the phone with the 1.8 million people without aid in Puerto Rico-they asked if the president could turn the trophy sideways and shove it up his ass. Trump's weekend tweets showed contempt for any complaints about a laggard USA response to the natural disaster that has imperiled the island's future. Read More »

Rees-Mogg Politely Debates Abusive Leftist Linked to Corbyn

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He said: 'Kalbe Farma obeys Indonesian law so it's a legitimate investment and there's no hypocrisy. Mr. Rees-Mogg, a loyal supporter of Prime Minister Theresa May, told the man that unemployment was a record low and he believes Tory policy is making people's lives better . Read More »

Tom Price Resigns As HHS Secretary Amid Private Jet Investigations

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Reports of Price's use of private aircraft drew criticism from lawmakers and even President Trump, who told reporters on Wednesday, "I was looking into it, and I will look into it, and I will tell you personally I'm not happy about it". The issue became a large focus of Thursday's White House press briefing where press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked whether Price would be able to keep his job leading HHS. Read More »

Home secretary, here's some help with encryption

Rudd said she didn't want to ban encryption or insert "back doors" into messaging technology, but wanted authorities to be able to access messages . When questioned about her understanding of how end-to-end encryption works, Rudd said that she doesn't have to understand it completely because she knows for a fact that it helps criminals. Read More »

Scott declares emergency amid Puerto Rico crisis

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The declaration is meant to make available resources and assistance to help families who are fleeing the destruction that has occurred in their homeland and coming to Florida. Martinez has spent the last few days gathering supplies, such as batteries and solar-powered lights, radios and USB chargers, and will personally deliver them to 30 relatives in Puerto Rico this week. Read More »

Trump hails stronger Thailand ties as he meets PM Prayuth

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General elections in Thailand will go ahead as planned in 2018 without further delays, the Thai government said in a joint-statement late Monday following talks with?US President Trump in Washington . He also said the two nations would work closely on "regional issues of concern". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Bangkok in August in what was the highest level visit to Thailand by a USA official since the military coup. Read More »

Duterte to PH chief justice and ombudsman: 'Resign with me'

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Last week the office of the Ombudsman confirmed it was investigating Duterte's financial dealings prior to his election as president in May a year ago. Earlier, he promised to establish a commission to look into allegations of anomalies in the agency's work. Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Arthur Carandang said Monday he was just reading through supposed "AMLC documents" shown to him by the media in an ambush interview when he was quoted saying that the "AMLC" papers seemed to jibe with the ... Read More »