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This MP Just Proposed To His Partner In Parliament

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And that they are the answer to the question we can not ask. "But the Australian people have now answered it for me". Australia's Parliament on Monday started debating a bill that could soon legalize gay marriage across the country, with one lawmaker taking the opportunity to propose to his gay partner. Read More »

UAE denies Yemeni rebel missile targeted its nuclear reactor

Both sides reported that at least 16 people have been killed in the fighting since Wednesday. In response, Houthi chief Abdul-Malek al-Houthi made a surprise speech this morning, calling on Saleh and tribal leaders to intervene to stop the internal bloodshed and reunite the internal ranks to face the "aggression", in reference to the Saudi-led military coalition. Read More »

New Mexico St beats South Alabama, ends 57-year bowl drought

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The schools have been conference foes for 26 seasons while each were members of the Mountain West Conference, Sun Belt and Western Athletic Conference over the years. The 2 they wanted did end up in the bowl, with NMSU and USU. This will be the USU Aggies' 12th bowl appearance in program history. Florida State beat Louisiana-Monroe, and New Mexico State topped South Alabama. Read More »

United States Steel's (NYSE:X) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at KeyCorp

United States Steel has a 1 year low of $18.55 and a 1 year high of $41.83. The stock has a market cap of $1,539.75, a P/E ratio of 7.52, a PEG ratio of 3.94 and a beta of 2.90. The hedge fund held 25,400 shares of the steel and iron ore company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $562,000, down from 327,550 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Kim Jong-nam Carried Antidotes at Time of Assassination

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The women, Doan Thi Huong, and Siti Aisyah have been accused of wiping the toxin on Kim's face on February 13. The discovery suggests that he had been warned there was a price out on his head. Sue Mi Terry, a former North Korea analyst at the Central Intelligence Agency now at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said that it was not surprising that the older Kim thought he was a target - especially after his uncle and close ally, Jang Song Thaek, was killed in 2013. Read More »

Texas going to Houston for Bowl game

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The game will be televised on ESPN at 8 p.m. CT. Mizzou is 15-16 all-time in bowl games. The Longhorns are appearing in their first bowl game since 2014 when they lost the Texas Bowl to the Arkansas Razorbacks 31-7. Offensive tackle Connor Williams ans safety DeShon Elliott will skip the Bowl as they prepare for the National Football League draft and running back/tight end Chris Warren III announced that he is transferring. Read More »

Matthew Stafford suffers bruised hand in Lions' loss

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It's the first time this season that Green is active for a game. On the first drive of the half, the Lions immediately went after Smith's replacement, Marlon Humphrey . Stafford was just 8/12 with 93 yards before Smith left the game. But the Ravens answered and outscored the Lions 24-7 the rest of the way. Stafford appeared to have his right hand stepped on by Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs when he threw a late interception. Read More »

I Warned Iran's Revolutionary Guards Over Iraq — CIA Head

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Former CIA Director Leon Panetta , who was also a member of the panel, disagreed and admonished the president's use of Twitter to retweet, what many deemed, anti-Muslim videos from far right group Britain First. . Pompeo, who has voiced staunch opposition to Iran, said he sent the letter to General Qassem Soleimani, a leader of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and elite Quds Force, but the general didn't read it. Read More »

Korea tensions rise ahead of US-South Koreajoint military drill

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About 28,500 US troops are stationed in South Korea to deter potential aggression from the North. Amid growing tensions, Washington's National Security Advisor H.R. South Korea's air force will reportedly deploy F-15K, KF-16, and F-5 fighter jets to take part in the exercise, along with other planes. In total, around 230 aircraft at eight US and South Korean military installations will be mobilized. Read More »

CVS To Buy Aetna For $68 Billion

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The Qcm Cayman Ltd holds 11,172 shares with $899,000 value, up from 4,513 last quarter. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.65, for a total transaction of $18,883,262.70. Haverford Trust has invested 1.86% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). 525,853 are owned by Nationwide Fund Advisors. Olstein Mngmt Lp stated it has 1.28% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). Read More »

San Francisco defends sanctuary status as backlash mounts

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In a statement issued shortly after the verdict was rendered on Thursday, Tom Homan, the deputy director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said the agency would "work to take custody of Mr. Defense attorney Matt Gonzalez said told jurors he knows it's hard to believe Garcia Zarate found an object that turned out to be a weapon, which fired when he picked it up. Read More »

McConnell Backs Away From Condemnation of Roy Moore

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McConnell notably refused to respond to Stephanopoulos' question as to whether he thought Moore should be in the Senate, again deferring to the voters. Moore, who will face Democrat Doug Jones in the December 12 vote, has denied the claims that date back to 1979. "He has failed conservatives and must be replaced". Read More »

N. Korea says Trump `begging' for nuclear war with drills

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The president recently placed North Korea back on the U.S. list of state sponsors of terror and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley warned Pyongyang on Wednesday it would be "utterly destroyed" if it went to war with America. North Korea has warned that a "reckless" joint military drill by the USA and South Korea could spark a nuclear war. Some 230 aircraft and 12,000 personnel from the US and South Korea are participating in the weeklong exercise, according to a US Air Force statement. Read More »

German police search for clues after bomb scare

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Police in the state of Brandenburg reported the device was delivered to a pharmacy in Potsdam. Police were alerted at about 2:30 p.m. (1330 GMT; 8:30 a.m. On Sunday, however, officials said that forensic teams examined the package and determined it was risky and that there was a "high likelihood of it being capable of activation". Read More »

USA withdraws from United Nations refugees, migrants commitment

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The American pullout from the pact is scheduled for the end of 2018, AFP reported. But U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the global approach was "inconsistent" with the Trump administration's policies. Trump has vowed to erect a border wall between the US and Mexico, ramp up arrests of illegal immigrants and slow down legal immigration into the U.S. Read More »

Driver hit 4 in New York City, killing 1

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Police are searching for the driver, who they say had his hair in a ponytail. Police say the hit and run occurred after an altercation at a bar in the South Ozone Park neighborhood. The injured people were hospitalized, the AP reported. Queens resident Milagros Urbina told CBS New York that she heard some screaming before she saw the vehicle barreling down the sidewalk. Read More »

Warm through the weekend then a big cool down mid-week

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Skies will be mostly to partly cloudy across metro Phoenix Saturday as an area of low pressure tracks out a Baja and across southern Arizona towards the east, pulling that subtropical moisture that brought the clouds over the past several days along with it. Read More »

Benevento keeper scores late leveller to deny Gennaro Gattuso's AC Milan

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Enter Alberto Brignoli. The goalkeeper, on his fifth loan from Juventus in two years, became the unlikeliest of heroes as he rose above everybody in the box and powered home a 95th minute victor, sparkling glorious scenes. The last goalkeeper to score in Serie A was Massimo Taibi back in 2001 with Reggina. With nothing to lose, Alberto Brignoli ventured forward as the hosts searched for their first point of the season. Read More »

Wichita State deals Baylor second straight loss

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Those serve numbers may have indicated one of the biggest pieces of the match, as Missouri did have some troubles in a tough road environment staying accurate, but much of it came from being aggressive as well, which at times put Wichita State out of system. Read More »

Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Hold Rating Has Just Been Reiterated by Needham

About 542,650 shares traded. HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) has risen 8.01% since December 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Eubel Brady Suttman Asset Management has invested 3.76% in Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK ). 81 funds opened positions while 252 raised stakes. The medical technology company reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.05. Read More »

PM Modi, UP civic poll win boost BJP's Gujarat poll campaign

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With the help of the app, the PM interacted with the BJP's women's wing workers in Gujarat to inspire them to win the crucial elections for the saffron party on Friday evening. "This will be like a live video call and women karyakartas from across the state will also be able to ask questions to PM Modi directly". Modi addressed several issues, including Kutch's handicrafts to increasing women's voting percentage. Read More »

Howard D. Schultz Sells 290176 Shares of Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Stock

In related news, insider Howard D. Schultz sold 290,176 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 15th. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) has risen 12.48% since December 1, 2016 and is uptrending. Hikari Pwr Limited accumulated 51,800 shares or 1.28% of the stock. It also reduced Ibm Corp (NYSE:IBM) stake by 1,970 shares and now owns 16,481 shares. Read More »