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Snow warning issued for Cumbria


A WARNING of snow for Cumbria has been issued. "Some places in Scotland will see snow, but it will be getting dark by then". The rain is likely to turn to snow in places, mainly over higher ground. The frosty forecast for the North comes after a mild and, in parts, wet Christmas so far - after the country saw widespread snow earlier this month. Read More »

Two nighttime quakes shake Santa Clara County


No damage or injuries were reported in either quake. The San Jose Mercury News said earthquakes in the area were the latest in a series of erratic tremors triggered by the Calaveras Fault, which releases stress caused from the shifting continental plates. Read More »

Irishman dies after incident in Australia


During the altercation, Mr McCarthy sustained a head injury and fell to the ground. It's understood Charles McCarthy emigrated in 2000. Doan's lawyer told the court his alleged actions are more consistent with self-defence or an accident. Read More »

Jessica Falkholt Fighting For Life After Fatal Car Crash In Australia


The other person killed in the crash on Tuesday was an Ulla Dulla man aged 50. Further reports that Jessica and Annabelle were pulled from the wreckage by passers-by and police. Police have reportedly said that one of the cars was travelling on the wrong side of the road. Police visited the family's home in Ryde but, after finding no one at home, tracked down extended family members. Read More »

South Korea Warns UN Sanctions Won't Keep North From Testing Missiles


Instead, the reclusive nation is giving fresh jitters to the world as it may be gearing up to launch a new satellite. Under his supervision, the program has been advanced from a slew of failed rocket launches to the successful testing of intercontinental ballistic missiles that can be armed with nuclear weapons and are capable of reaching the USA mainland. Read More »

Prince Harry takes the helm at Radio 4's Today programme


Obama's interview with Prince Harry was taped in September during the Invictus Games in Toronto, CNN reported. PRINCE Harry may be fifth-in-line to the throne but this morning stepped in as guest editor of Radio 4 . Questioned live on air after the pre-taped interview was broadcast, Prince Harry said the guest list has not yet been put together for his wedding to U.S. Read More »

Analysts See $0.63 EPS for Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (GWB)

California State Teachers Retirement System holds 94,902 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Altria Group Inc. now has $137.54 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.635 during the last trading session, reaching $113.965. Manufacturers Life Insur The accumulated 0.03% or 443,781 shares. Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct reported 0.05% in East West Bancorp, Inc. Public Employees Retirement System of OH grew its position in East West Bancorp, Inc. Read More »

Yemeni Houthis Fire Missile on Saudi Royal Palace to Highlight 'Steadfastness'


The White House said the missile, which was intercepted Tuesday, "was enabled by the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps" that is backing Houthi rebels in neighboring Yemen's civil war. ally and the world's biggest oil exporter. "Targeting residential areas through ballistic missiles is a violation of global humanitarian laws". Nikki Haley has been leading the US campaign implicating Iran in the last Yemeni missile attack on Riyadh on November 4. Read More »

Mahadayi row: BJP agitates outside KPCC office, Congress stages counter-protest


Offices and educational institutions in Northern Karnatakadistricts were closed even as transport services were off the road.Roads were blocked at several points and miscreants had set fire totyres to prevent any movement. The protests were finalized after talks with state BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa failed. Parrikar's letter followed a meeting BJP chief Amit Shah had with the Goa chief minister and party leaders from Karnataka. Read More »

Egypt keen to reach fair deal on Ethiopia's Nile dam: minister


Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in global experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nile. Gebeyehu said Ethiopia will consider Egypt's new proposal, and that "this dam is not going to cause any significant harm". Egypt, which is nearly totally reliant on the Nile for irrigation and drinking water, says it has "historic rights" to the Nile, guaranteed by treaties from 1929 and 1959. Read More »

Stock'S Earning Overview QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

Heading into the stock price potential, QEP Resources, Inc . needs to grow just 25% to cross its median price target of $12. It has underperformed by 70.79% the S&P500. The stock of Littelfuse, Inc. The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Monday, August 10 to "Buy". On Monday, October 16 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Read More »

Tuesday forecast: Morning snow otherwise very cold today


Wind chill values could near zero for some, despite lighter winds. Winds N 5-15 miles per hour producing wind chills in the single digits both above and below zero. Highs top out in the mid to upper 20s before dropping into the low 20s overnight. Daytime highs for Saturday , New Years Eve and New Years Day will struggle to stay in the 20s, especially on Sunday and Monday. Read More »

Trump golfs a day after 'back to work' tweet

He has spent at least part of 40 days at Mar-a-Lago. One of his golfing partner, Perdue, has been ranked one of the best golfers among elected officials in Washington, the Hill reported . And though Trump's approval ratings have languished in the mid-30's for most of his presidency, it's hard to say whether it's scurrying off to self-owned golf courses that's dinging him, or whether voters take more issue with his failure to repeal Obamacare, his Twitter fights with lawmakers, and his ... Read More »

Critical medical evacuations begin in Ghouta, Syria


UNICEF said its aid workers described seeing one of the worst health situations since the conflict began in 2011 during a rare worldwide aid convoy to a neighborhood in the Eastern Ghouta district at the end of November. They accused Moscow of failing to pressure its ally, President Assad, to end the conflict. Eastern Ghouta is part of four de-escalation zones negotiated by the Russian, Iranian and Turkish governments in May. Read More »

Gas prices in western MA continue to drop


Roughly half of the nation's 50 states saw average gasoline prices increase in the last week, with the Great Lakes leading the charge higher due to an outage at both ExxonMobil's refinery outside Joliet, IL and Marathon Petroleum's refinery in Robinson, IL. Read More »

Russia: US Weapons Will Solely Gasoline Combating in Ukraine

In a strongly-worded statement, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov accused the United States of "crossing the line" and fomenting the conflict in eastern Ukraine, a region known locally as Donbass. They are for making the aggressor stop, and protecting Ukrainian troops and civilians. Earlier this week, the Trump administration reportedly approved the sale of Model M107A1 Sniper Systems and associated equipment to Kiev at a value of United States dollars 41.5 million. Read More »

Australian woman faces death penalty in Malaysia if convicted of drug trafficking


Captain Daniel Smith is one of the many scammers, ' he said. The 54-year-old said she talked online to a man claiming to be "Captain Daniel Smith" from the US Special Forces for two years, on a daily basis. Despite being able to remain in the transit area of the airport before her connecting flight to Australia, Exposto unnecessarily passed through customs and willingly approached officials to have her bags checked. Read More »

Storm Tembin to convey heavy downpours


But their rescue efforts arebeing hampered by continuing heavy rain, power cuts and blocked roads. Emergency workers, soldiers, police, and volunteers have been searching for survivors, clear debris, and are working to restore power and communications. Read More »

Karnataka: Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde hints at removing 'secular' from Constitution


The BJP has distanced itself from Mr Hegde's comments. "His remarks have not only denigrated and demolished the values, principles and the soul of the Constitution, but has also exposed their false love for Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar which they keep propagating to win votes.Any maleficence attempt to modify this by BJP-RSS will be fought by the Congress party with all its might", he said . Read More »

Duke Realty Corporation (DRE), Etsy, Inc. (ETSY)

We have $5.77 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:SN worth $17.17 million more. Etsy, given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 9 holds. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned -3.45% losses and is down by -2.27% compared with its 200-day moving average of $28.63. Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. Read More »

Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:CRZO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Carrizo Oil & Gas ( CRZO ) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 137.44. Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ: CRZO ) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. Phocas invested in 217,224 shares. Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc, which manages about $2.15 billion and $1.96 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Rush Enterprises Inc Cl A (NASDAQ:RUSHA) by 14,200 shares to 235,200 shares, valued at $10.89M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Read More »

Jairam Thakur takes oath as 14th Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh


After the embarrassment of having its chief ministerial candidate and its state party chief lose the race, the BJP has made up some ground in Himachal Pradesh by choosing Jairam Thakur to be the next Chief Minister of the state. As for Nadda, while he remained a popular choice, what went against him was the party's overall stand that it would not send Union ministers to head the state governments. Read More »