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Irving Man in Critical Condition After Sand Dune Collapse in Florida


Crescent Beach when it suddenly collapsed on him around 1:40 p.m., according to a St. Johns County Fire Rescue Facebook post. Goggin and his wife, Courtney, have three children together. "We continue to ask for prayers for strength for Lee's body to fight harder than he ever has and come back". According to the GoFundMe Page , Goggin and his family stopped at the St. Read More »

Chinese Firm Announces US Solar Plant, a Week After Trump Tariffs


The decision comes at the request of USA -based solar manufacturers Suniva and SolarWorld Americas, Chinese-owned and German-owned respectively. The tariff, imposed January 23 on solar panels imported from cheap-labor Asian countries such as South Korea and Malaysia, has sparked controversy. Read More »

Analysts See $0.41 EPS for Oasis Midstream Partners LP (OMP)

About 75,606 shares traded or 8.02% up from the average. (EMO) has risen 7.51% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 22.59% the S&P500. Citigroup Incorporated invested in 80,675 shares. Deutsche Bankshares Ag holds 0% or 12,268 shares. Tru Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability invested 0.34% in Martin Midstream Partners L.P. Read More »

EPA keeps in place restrictions on Alaska mine project


Under former President Barack Obama, the EPA in 2014 unveiled proposals to limit large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay area, even before Northern Dynasty had started the permitting process, citing environmental concerns. The implications of the new EPA action on Pebble's application are unclear. " We expect the permitting process for Pebble to advance expeditiously over the next few years , and that a draft and final (Environmental Impact Statement) will be completed upon which final ... Read More »

Sealing drive: AAP leaders to march to Parliament tomorrow


However, the LG in response to Bharadwaj's letter stated, "We have held a number of meetings with the stakeholders. Constructive suggestions are required to deal with the same". "First demonetisation, then FDI, then GST and now sealing - small businessmen in Delhi have suffered a lot". Chief spokesperson of AAP's Delhi unit Saurabh Bharadwaj said his party kept on saying that the ongoing sealing drive in Delhi was to due to conversion charges and changes are required in the Delhi Master ... Read More »

Collins Advises Trump Against Talking About Mueller's Russia Probe


House Majority Leader (R-Calif.) said he doesn't believe a bill shielding Mueller is necessary "right now". "Right now, there is not an issue, so why create one when there isn't a place for it?" I have got legislation protecting Mr. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., sad it would be "premature for us to go down that road". "Mr. Rosenstein would be the first person that I would think - if there's going to be some movement in that direction - where they're going to go first". Read More »

Dima Hasao Violence: Assam CM Invites Groups for Talks


Many in Dima Hasao saw this as a bid to make the district a part of Nagalim when the police opened fire to disperse the crowd. With train services being completely suspended due to the 48-hour bandh at, passengers left stranded at the on Saturday ransacked the station building, damaging the unreserved ticket system office, furniture and machineries. Read More »

Israel and Poland to start dialogue on Holocaust law


On Saturday, he defended the Polish stance, saying the name Auschwitz and the saying " Arbeit macht frei ", German for "Work makes you free", were not Polish. Israel's ambassador to Poland Anna Azari told the Polish PAP news agency that Israel is concerned that the punitive provisions of the bill could lead to Holocaust survivors being prosecuted for testimony given about the involvement of Poles in war crimes. Read More »

Trump administration declines to impose new sanctions on Russia


For its part, the State Department says it does not "preview" its sanctions actions in advance. He has publicly expressed doubt about the activity, instead viewing it as a domestic attempt to delegitimize his presidency. In what was seen as a test of Trump's willingness to crack down on Russia, Congress had given the administration a January 29 deadline to release key reports under the law. Read More »

White House to send framework for resuming immigration negotiations


This doesn't make any sense to me because both the House and Senate put up sanctions for Russians for a vote over the objections of the president. Who couldn't have seen that they'd fire public relations salvos of their own - keening that the Democrats care more about immigrants here illegally than they do Americans who depend on the government - while waiting for anger and frustration to mount against Democrats? It shouldn't take a shutdown or a threatened shutdown to get a real ... Read More »

Corbyn pledges 8000 homes for rough sleepers


Labour would also mandate that any vacant apartments overseen by the nation's Housing Association be filled by homeless people, while also requiring local housing authorities to build more. Corbyn also hinted at a further shake-up of the housing sector, suggesting a Labour government would introduce a mortgage scheme to help first-time buyers. Read More »

Mumbai man dies after getting sucked into MRI machine


An FIR was registered against the hospital's doctor Siddhant Shah, ward boy Vitthal Chavan and one lady ward attendant Sunita Surve under Section 304 A (causing death by negligence) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). "As per the guidelines, there are three levels of checks which restrict a person from carrying any metallic material inside, something which wasn't adhered to in this case", said Dr Supe. Read More »

Bypolls begin in India's BJP-ruled Rajasthan state


Eleven candidates in Alwar , 23 in Ajmer and eight candidates in Mandalgarh are in the fray. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and opposition Congress are involved in a direct fight in Ajmer and Alwar . The voting for the parliamentary seats of Ajmer and Alwar and the Assembly seats of Mandalgarh has begun in the morning. According to the reports, over two lakh voters in Ajmer have made a decision to vote against the ruling party as they were unable to stop the screening of "Padmaavat". Read More »

House Intel Committee Votes to Make Controversial FBI Memo Public


A new report in the New York Times reveals that the memo claims Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein approved the decision to surveil Page. The president also made clear in recent days that he hopes that new questions facing the investigation allow him or his associates to make changes at the Justice Department , two people familiar with Trump's comments said. Read More »

African leaders to discuss Trump remarks at AU summit

Earlier this month, media reports emerged of Trump demanding to know during a meeting on immigration reform why the USA should accept citizens from "sh*thole countries", including Haiti, El Salvador and the entire African continent. "The objective of the letter was to reiterate the close partnership between the United States and African Union and highlight areas of continued mutual interest and was sent to coincide with the holding of the African Union summit this week", the official said, ... Read More »

Meet Joe Kennedy III: Democratic rising star to deliver SOTU response


Kennedy's response will not have to do much to eclipse the 2017 Democratic response to President Trump's address to the joint session of Congress . Forty percent of voters said it is very important for Trump to talk about illegal immigration, one of the biggest themes from his campaign and presidency. Read More »

DMK to intensify its protest against bus fare hike


The bus fare price hike should be rolled back at once. "Tomorrow we will stage agitation pressing our demand", he said. Another resolution demanded that the government withdraw cases filed against those who had taken part in the agitations and release the arrested persons. Read More »

German president questions logic behind United States decision on Jerusalem


Now this is not only a real estate deal, it's fundamentally not a real estate deal but a problem recognizing Israel's existence, the problem of not recognizing a Jewish state in any boundary. Prominent actors and artists are rallying to support UNRWA , as US President Donald Trump issues new threats to cut funding to the United Nations agency that works to meet the basic humanitarian needs of five million Palestinian refugees. Read More »

Former congresswoman Corrine Brown begins prison sentence


Rep. Corrine Brown is expected to begin a five-year federal sentence for her part in a fraud scheme that helped end her long career. In reality, Brown used the funds on amenities such as vacations in the Bahamas and a Beyoncé concert, as well as directly funneling the money to her own bank accounts. Read More »

Reality Sets In That DACA Deal Might Not Get Done


While Trump "finally acknowledged that the Dreamers should be allowed to stay here and become citizens, he uses them as a tool to tear apart our legal immigration system and adopt the wish list that anti-immigration hard-liners have advocated for for years". Read More »

Military university in Kabul rocked by explosions & gunfire


The Taliban has claimed responsibility for that attack, and an earlier assault on a luxury hotel, but it is not yet clear who's responsible for this most recent violence. Security warnings sent to foreigners in recent days said IS militants were planning to attack supermarkets, hotels and shops frequented by foreigners. Read More »

Trump Administration Toughens Rules on Refugee Admissions


The US will resume refugee admissions from 11 countries after halting admissions from those countries last October to conduct a 90-day security review. For each of the last three years, refugees from the 11 countries made up more than 40 percent of USA admissions. The new guidelines were announced at a press briefing by senior administration officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Read More »

PM Modi seeks all parties' support for smooth Budget Session


The President adds that digital transactions are being done for over 400 policies of the present government, which has saved over Rs 57,000 Crore from going into wrong hands. Giving a hint to a kind of budget, the PM said: "The benefits of the budget should reach Dalits, poor people, farmers". A similar meeting has been convened by the government tomorrow during which Prime Minister Narendra Modi and top opposition leaders are expected to express their mind on pertinent issues, which they ... Read More »

Trump Urges 'Decisive Action' on Taliban After Kabul Bombing

Afghan security personnel detain a suspect at the site of an attack on the Marshal Fahim military academy in Kabul , Afghanistan , Jan. 29, 2018. Neighboring Pakistan also condemned Monday's attack , saying it "reiterates its strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, especially the series of heinous attacks within the last week in Afghanistan". Read More »

Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) Needle Ticks -0.70% For the Week


It has outperformed by 15.41% the S&P500. Therefore 100% are positive. After a recent indicator scan, we have noted that Span A is now higher than Span B for shares of Kroger Company (KR). The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Tuesday, January 31 by Scotia Capital. Muzinich & Co. Inc. boosted its position in Alexandria Real Estate Equities by 30.4% during the second quarter. Read More »

Kate Middleton Secretly Donated Her Hair to Kids' Cancer Charity


According to the Sunday Express , Catherine chose to chop off her locks after her hairdresser , Joey Wheeler, paid her a visit at Kensington Palace. She reportedly sent in the hair under a different name, so the charity had no idea it came from the Duchess of Cambridge until now. In addition to Kate's donation, another British celebrity has given his hair to Little Princess Trust. Read More »