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Missile targeting main Saudi airport was Iranian - US Air Force


The firing of the missile, which was attributed to Yemen's Houthi rebels, came hours after Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri's surprise announcement last Saturday that he would step down, and just hours before dozens of princes and former ministers were arrested in Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Veterans Day parade Saturday in St. Robert


Armed Forces. Lineup for the parade begins around Roosevelt Park at 9:30 a.m. The route starts from MI and Pennsylvania Streets, then goes south along Pennsylvania to New York Street, then west to MI finishing at North Street. The parade is sanctioned by the New Hanover County Veterans Council. "It's really important to thank all veterans for all they have done", Broughton said. Read More »

Flybe flight BE331 lands with nose gear up at Belfast


Pic Alan Lewis - The plane at Belfast International. But the pilot was forced to perform an emergency landing after the nose gear refused to drop. "We expect the [UK Department for Transport's] Air Accidents Investigation Branch will commence its work to look into this incident immediately, and we will support them in whatever way we can". Read More »

Donna Brazile paints pessimistic portrait of Democratic Party


But I can tell you this much, and thank you for asking about Seth. She went on to say that she hoped his murderer would be revealed. - Former DNC Chairwoman Donna Brazile appeared in San Francisco as the featured speaker for the Commonwealth Club, talking about her tell-all book "Hacks". Read More »

Catalan parliament speaker leaves Spain prison

The judge jailed Forcadell immediately, ordered four to pay 25,000-euro ($29,000) bail in one week to remain out of custody and released another who opposed the declaration of Catalonia as a separate republic. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called the election following the independence declaration, which the Constitutional Court ruled was against the constitution. Read More »

Stock In Spotlight: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Its shares have trimmed -1.62% since hitting a peak level on November 06, 2017. It has outperformed by 42.79% the S&P500. Daniel Gold decreased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp ( COG ) by 40.32% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Northern Lights expected to be visible across the UK


Tonight (Friday) the Northern Lights will still be visible from some spots in the United Kingdom - but most people will have some way to travel to see them, as they will only be visible in the Scottish Highlands. The lights have previously been spotted as close as the Holme Valley, after one keen aurora chaser snapped them in skies up at Holme Moss and Saddleworth Moor. Read More »

Results of 4 Russian Skiers From 2014 Olympics Annulled, 2 Medals Lost

The four other skiers - Evgeniy Belov, Alexei Petukhov, Evgenia Shapovalova and Yulia Ivanova - did not win medals in Sochi. Vylegzhanin also finished second in the team sprint and the 4x10-kilometer relay. They are also expected to discuss prospects for increasing bilateral trade and cooperation in the energy sector, it said. President Vladimir Putin has emphasized that Russia has never and will never have a state-run doping system, adding that the rights of Russian atheletes accused of ... Read More »

23-Year-Old High School Teacher Arrested For Sexual Battery


Madeline Marx was physically removed by police from Fairmont High School Wednesday where she was a substitute teacher for two years, Fox 45 reported. said in a statement. She cited as her top reason for wanting to be a teacher, according to the newspaper: " The ability to provide children an advocate for their education as well as their well-being ". Read More »

Mueller probing alleged Flynn plot to extradite Turkish cleric


Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan views the cleric as a political enemy and has asked the extradite him. The alleged plan emerged during the wider investigation of possible Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and any collusion by president Trump's campaign. Read More »

Begging on Hyderabad city roads banned, cops issue notification


US President Donald Trump's daughter, who is also an adviser, Ivanka Trump is scheduled to visit India to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad . "They are also employing children and handicapped persons to solicit or receive alms at the main junctions of the road ", he added. "These acts are unsafe to the safety of the vehicular traffic and public in general", said Hyderabad police commissioner M Mahendar Reddy's order. Read More »

Panda 'photobombs' Melania Trump on visit to Beijing Zoo


On her last day in China, US First Lady Melania Trump was able to let her hair down by visiting Beijing Zoo and interacting with local schoolchildren, while her husband left for the APEC Summit in Vietnam. Despite the temperature dipping below 10 deg C, Mrs Trump donned a flowing Dolce & Gabbana half-sleeve gown without an overcoat. Mrs Trump talks to children in front of a panda section as she visits Beijing Zoo on Friday. Read More »

Woman Handed 10 Year Prison Sentence For Marrying Her Mom


In Oklahoma, incest is a felony, and if convicted, is punishable up to 10 years in prison. Patricia also told investigators when she reunited with her daughter "they hit it off". Patricia Ann defended the marriage, arguing that she thought it was acceptable because Spann's birth certificate no longer said she was her mother. She also was married to her biological son in 2008 in Comanche County, according to Tulsa World . Read More »

British surfer breaks vertebrae during horror wipeout on house-sized wave


Andrew Cotton , 36, suffered the worst injury of his professional career in the mountainous seas off Nazare in Portugal, where waves can reach nearly 80ft. A video shows Cotton preparing to abandon his ride before the rolling water appears to throw him dozens of feet, where he lands hard on his back. He said he planned to "go inside the barrel" of the wave, but quickly realised it "wasn't going to do what I had planned". Read More »

Apple Says No Operations Were Moved From Ireland


By 2017, Apple's cash mountain grew to $252 billion, now mostly sitting and growing in Jersey . "The debate over Apple's taxes is not about how much we owe but where we owe it", Apple said . Apple's previous estimates of the amount it would have to pay Ireland did not include any estimate for interest. Jersey, an island between England and France with a population of over 100,000, was chosen because of its strong links to the British banking system and its exemption from most European ... Read More »

Planned meeting of TPP leaders at APEC summit did not happen


Trade ministers are convening at the annual APEC summit in Vietnam this week and have been using this ripe opportunity to hassle over the details of the TPP pact, as all of the remaining members of the original deal are now in attendance. Environmental protection, intellectual property and governmental procurement were other regulatory standards that the deal also promises to improve. Read More »

Lebanon's Hariri free to move around in Saudi: French FM


Macron made the comments during a news conference on Thursday night in Dubai. Iran has denied the accusation. A year into Hariri's continued collaboration with Aoun and his lingering tepidness in opposing Hezbollah, Saudi Arabia, with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman now at the helm, decided that this "incestuous affair" must come to an end. Read More »

The Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. (CCE) gets Hold status at Stifel Nicolaus


Target Corp now has $32.12 billion valuation. They expect this year's earnings to fall -0.52% year-over-year to $1.9, followed by 4.74% growth in the next year to $1.99. Macquarie Research initiated The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) on Friday, September 15 with "Neutral" rating. An oscillator is an indicator that is used as a counter trend showing when the market is overbought or oversold. Read More »

Alabama guns often end up in states with tougher gun laws


Trump , repeating a similar message after the shooting in a Las Vegas concert that killed 58 people, called the shooting a "mental health problem at the highest level". Four of the five deadliest shootings in modern USA history were committed by men who were born in the United States: Stephen Paddock, who committed the Las Vegas shooting last month, Mateen, who was responsible for the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Adam Lanza, who opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012, ... Read More »

DACA: Colorado Springs "Dream Team" rallies Congress to act


The Dream Act , which was passed in 2012 under former President Barack Obama, gives temporary protection to almost 700,000 recipients who were brought to the United States as children. The University also joined two other amicus briefs earlier this year in opposition to the Trump administration's travel ban. Hundreds of protesters gathered inside the Hart Senate Building Thursday morning chanting "Dream Act now..." "Los Angeles County is home to the nation's largest concentration of DACA ... Read More »

Backed RT will register as 'foreign agent' in USA, go to court


FARA requires people working in the United States for a foreign government in a "political or quasi-political capacity" to register with the Justice Department. "It deprives us of fair competition with other worldwide channels, which are not registered as foreign agents ". Under the US law, Nauert said, registration "is simply triggered when an entity or an individual engages in political activity. Read More »

Messi presents World Cup 2018 ball in Moscow


The ruling body Federation Internationale de Football Association said that the microchip would allow consumers to interact with the ball via a smartphone and give them access to challenges ahead of the World Cup. " The original Telstar is one of the most iconic footballs of all time and one which changed football design forever, so developing the Telstar 18 while staying true to the original model was a really exciting challenge for us ". Read More »

Sexual harassment allegations erupt at Minnesota Capitol


State Rep. Jamie Becker-Finn, a Democrat from Roseville, said, "Sen". Dan Schoen, a Democrat, is accused of harassment by several women. She said the city would pursue an internal affairs investigation after the state's investigation is completed. Read More »

Arvind Kejriwal A Peculiar Person, Says Amarinder Singh In Delhi Smog Row


Haryana health and sports minister Anil Vij today said the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government should provide grants to farmers to stop them from burning crop residue if it wanted to tackle pollution. The decision has apparently come in the backdrop of the alarming smog situation in Delhi. As dense smog has left people gasping for breath in Delhi, it has given a fresh impetus to sacked Aam Aadmi Party leader Kapil Mishra to hit out at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal . Read More »

Philippines to Ask China to Clarify Its Intentions in Disputed Sea


President Rodrigo Duterte sought to defuse tensions by ordering troops to pull out. In an impassioned appeal by a leader better known for expletive-flecked outbursts, Duterte said the efforts of poorer countries to rise up the value chain are being undercut by mass migration of skilled workers. Read More »