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Heyman | Mets tab Mickey Callaway as next manager


The New York Post first reported that Callaway was the Mets' choice for manager. Callaway has served as Terry Francona 's pitching coach in Cleveland for the past five years and has been instrumental as part of a huge resurgence for that staff when he came on in 2013. Read More »

Charges, insults fly after Trump aide assails congresswoman


Kelly expressed it better than I could hope to express, what it's like to go through this". " John Kelly's trying to keep his job", Wilson told Politico shortly after his press conference. "Their buddies wrap them up in whatever passes as a shroud", he said, adding that a fellow soldier "puts them on a helicopter as a routine and sends them home". Read More »

Cleaner shoved on to train tracks in unprovoked attack


Luckily for the victim, working as a cleaner at the station, no train was passing by at the time of the incident. After committing the heinous and highly risky act, he then calmly walks away. Police apprehended the man and charged him with assault occasioning bodily harm, according to the South China Morning Post . The paper reported that the man of Southeast Asian origin has a Hong Kong identity card. Read More »

Italy's Lombardy and Veneto vote "si" for autonomy


Lombardy, Italy's richest region, with accounts for almost a fifth of the country's gross domestic product, and its neighbor Veneto which generates about 10 percent of national GDP, are holding referendums Sunday. The victory raises the Northern League's profile ahead of national elections next year. Proponents of autonomy claim the eventual savings in tax revenues will more than offset the cost of the votes. Read More »

Iran supports pro-Palestine-cause figures in Hamas: Shamkhani


According to Iran's Tasnim News Agency , the Hamas officials "will discuss the latest developments on the Palestinian arena, especially the reconciliation file and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as well as bilateral relations". Under the recent deal between the two factions, Hamas is set to hand administration of the Strip back to Fatah while retaining its massive fighting force. Read More »

Indonesia military chief barred from US

General Gatot Nurmantyo, commander of Indonesia's Armed Forces (TNI), was about to board an Emirates flight last Saturday when the airline informed him that the U.S. "We remain committed to our Strategic Partnership with Indonesia as a way to deliver security and prosperity to both our nations and peoples", said the U.S. Read More »

Deserter Bergdahl says Taliban more 'honest' than US Army


Bergdahl faces up to life in prison after pleading guilty last week to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy. An Army physician who testified in the case found that Bergdahl suffered muscular nerve damage in his lower legs, degenerative back damage and a loss of range of motion in his left shoulder that prevents him from lifting heavy objects. Read More »

Nuneaton bowling alley: panic and screams while the gunman shouted 'game over'


Police in central England are warning the public to stay away from a shopping center where British media report a man with a shotgun has taken hostages at a bowling alley. The gunman had brandished his weapon above his head and yelled "game over" after arriving at the bowling alley, one witness said. She added: "Everyone is a little bit scared at the minute". Read More »

Jimmy Carter on Trump Surprising sympathy


McMaster, but the Trump administration has yet to accept. "I think the North Koreans would be very nervous having a 93-year-old former USA president come to their country", Young says of Carter, who recovered from metastatic cancer last year and was recently hospitalized for dehydration. Read More »

Andrew Wiggins helps Timberwolves top Thunder, 115-113

The over-under is set at 211 points . The Thunder are now 1-2 after winning their home opener against the weak New York Knicks. Oklahoma City won three of four meetings straight up past year and also covered the spread three times . Coming off one of his worst shooting performances in a loss to the Utah Jazz, Russell Westbrook shook off a slow start Sunday night to score 31 points, hand out 10 assists and almost help the Thunder come back from a dismal start. Read More »

Atlanta Falcons vs New England Patriots


Just behind in third are the Carolina Panthers who are on 4-3, so the Falcons would drop below them today if they drop to an even.500 on 3-3. For the New England Patriots it's a shining symbol. Quarterback Matt Ryan has thrown for just six touchdowns and tallied six interceptions so far this season for Atlanta . But they are making progress. Read More »

Gov't troops go home after 151 days in Marawi


Suspected Malaysian militant Mohd Amin Baco, said to be the leader of the remaining terrorist raiders holed up in the southern Philippine city of Marawi, has been cornered in a building by the Philippine military, FMT has learned. "I laud the men and women of the 1st Infantry Battalion for their dedicated service and for being here at the onset of the Marawi siege". The 1stIB was set to travel back to Camp Capinpin in Tanay, Rizal for a unit enhancement training. Read More »

Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE:STZ) Under Analyst Spotlight

Constellation Brands, Inc . has a beta of 0, offering the possibility of a lower rate of return, but also posing less risk. The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $216.00. Therefore 79% are positive. 10/05/2017 - Constellation Brands Inc had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. On July 24 the stock rating was downgraded to "Neutral" from "Buy" in a report issued by Goldman Sachs. Read More »

Exit Polls: Japan Abe's Coalition Set to Win Snap Vote


Abe had called a snap election to seek an increased majority in Parliament. The remaining 164 seats were still up for grabs. Abe's Liberal Democratic Party-led (LDP) coalition was set to win 311 seats, keeping its two-thirds "super majority" in the 465-member lower house, an exit poll by TBS television showed. Read More »

Typhoon "LAN" in Japan: 70 thousand people were recommended to evacuate


The raging typoon is so strong that its cloud field is actually bigger than the land size of Japan, according to meteorologist Haley Brink. Typhoon Lan, described as "very large and very strong" by Japan's meteorological agency, was packing gusts up to 252 kilometres (157 miles) per hour Sunday morning in the Pacific south of Japan. Read More »

Lam Research Corporation's (NASDAQ:LRCX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Needham & Company LLC

Monsanto Co New now has $53.66 billion valuation. Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) has risen 45.85% since October 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.13% the S&P500. Moreover, C M Bidwell And Associate has 1.73% invested in Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) for 57,400 shares. Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of Lam Research Corporation by 358.3% in the 2nd quarter. Read More »

CCTV captures sexual assault on Kerala woman in broad daylight, man arrested


As per sources, the accused is not a native of Calicut and holds no prior criminal record.This CCTV Footage Currently Going viral in Social Media and Internet Louding the issue of women security in India. As much as women fear the assault, men would need to fear touching women inappropriately. The face of the attacker is clearly seen in the video and the identity of the man could be established. Read More »

Police rule out terror motive in shopping centre knife attack


A man armed with a knife attacked terrified shoppers the VIVO! shopping mall in the city of Stalowa Wola in southeastern Poland , RFM FM reported. The alleged attacker was a 27-year-old Polish resident of the town, he said. Police said the attack was not terror-related, adding that the 27-year-old attacker was a psychiatric patient. Read More »

Man Who Jumped Into Lagos Lagoon Identified


John was said to have dropped his belongings including his clothes, phone and automated teller machine (ATM) card before plunging into the water. After a four-hour search without recovery of the body, the officials had to call off the joint operation. Read More »

The Comics That Could Play A Role In The Upcoming Venom Movie

According to CBR American actor and filmmaker Scott Haze has joined the cast of Sony Pictures Entertainments forthcoming Venom movie, while Variety has reported that Reid Scott has also joined the cast. Venom then moves to San Francisco, only for the father of one of his past victims to send a group of mercenaries after him. Casting calls for the film have also reportedly indicated that the production has sought out actors to portray mercenary characters in the movie, so it's not a ... Read More »

Carter volunteers to help solve tensions with North Korea


Heather Nauert, spokesperson of the U.S. State Department, said in a briefing October 10 about the possibility of Carter visiting North Korea that he would "need a waiver to go to North Korea". the North Korean leader. Carter, a Democrat who was president from 1977 to 1981, said he had spoken to Trump's National Security Adviser H R McMaster, who is a friend, but so far has gotten a negative response. Read More »

NY hotel announces return of $1000 gold-topped bagel


Guests staying at the Westin New York at Times Square this fall will need some pretty deep pockets in order to sample the hotel's latest culinary offering. "Considering how pricing has risen in the past decade (try buying an apartment for the same price as it was in 2007), this bagel at its introductory cost is almost a deal", says the hotel. Read More »

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Bangladesh


Swaraj, who is on two-day visit, will also be meeting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. This will be her second visit. "During the visit, EAM and the Bangladesh Foreign Minister will co-chair the 4th meeting of the India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission". Read More »

Rani Mukerji's father Ram Mukerji who was also a director passed away


Ram had directed films like Hum Hindustani (1960), a multi-starrer where Sunil Dutt, Asha Parekh, Helen, Joy Mukherjee and Prem Chopra shared screen space, and Sanjeev Kumar made his debut. The movie is one of the best known of the Bollywood. Although the film was a commercial failure, her performance was deeply praised. Rani Mukerji was last seen in 2014's Mardaani , produced by Yash Raj Films. Read More »

Woman shot dead, another injured in Tral


The house belongs to Ghulam Ahmed Bhat who is an assistant sub-inspector rank officer in J&K police. Terrorists also lobbed a grenade on the house of another PDP leader Aijaz Mir in Zainapora area of the Shopian district on Thursday. Police said the militants shot dead a woman, Yasmeena, and injured another, Ruby, in Seer village. A few days ago, top Jaish-e-Mohammed militant Khalid was killed by the security forces in Baramulla district following a tip-off. Read More »