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Investors Of Kushner-Linked Projects Subpoenaed

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Federal investigators reportedly are seeking documents from lenders and investors in NY and New Jersey real estate projects managed by the family of Jared Kushner , the son-in-law and senior advisor of President Donald Trump . Subpoenas have been issued over the past year by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ), a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg . Read More »

Rand remains steady as Ramaphosa is announced as new president

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His party's approval rating was sliding. As Acting President, Ramaphosa is the leading candidate to assume office, but opposition parties are expected to field their own candidates in a bid to challenge the ANC's decades-long dominance. and not just the lack of transformation, but also the lack of revenue and ability to meet tax targets", says political analyst Ebrahim Fakir. The decision, came after a day of a tit-for-tat exchanges between Zuma and the ANC leadership amid a standoff over ... Read More »

Egypt detains ex-presidential candidate over leading outlawed group

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The other Strong Egypt party leaders were later released, one of them said. Abul Fotouh, 66, had been a leading member of the Muslim Brotherhood since his university years in the late 1970s. The country's electoral commission has pledged to run the vote "according to principles of independence, transparency and objectivity". "Any attempt from any president, whether Abdel Fattah al-Sisi or those before or after him, to push the army to be an actor in the political process, I consider this a ... Read More »

Sarasota Democrat wins special election for Florida House seat

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Libertarian candidate Alison Foxall received 3 percent. Good was sworn in Wednesday. So far 21 GOP House members have announced that they will leave Washington , as well as three Republican senators, leaving a lot of open seats and requiring considerable Republicans investment to regain. Read More »

Oman minister visits Al-Aqsa mosque

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In early December, American President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and initiated the relocation of the US Embassy in Tel Aviv to the city, breaking with decades of American policy and infuriating many Palestinians. Read More »

Trump Will Back 25-Cent Increase in Gas Tax, Congressional Aide Says

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But Tom Carper of DE, the top Democrat on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, said Trump offered his support at the meeting. The rollout of Trump's long-awaited infrastructure plan on Monday was quickly overshadowed by furor over spousal abuse allegations that forced the resignation of a senior White House aide, the president's days-long silence on the issue of domestic violence, an admission by Trump's longtime lawyer to paying $130,000 to a porn star, and another horrific ... Read More »

Genesis Energy (GEL) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Yield10 Bioscience Incorporated (NASDAQ:YTEN) had an increase of 25% in short interest. YTEN's SI was 77,500 shares in February as released by FINRA. The SI to Monro Incorporated's float is 15.69%. Codel Franklin R had sold 5,393 shares worth $292,234. Barclays Capital downgraded Genesis Energy, L.P. (NYSE: GEL ) on Tuesday, July 18 to "Underweight" rating. Read More »

Kevin Cramer Holding Senate Announcement and Rally Friday

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A Facebook event billing the Friday rally as his entry into the Senate race has already been set up, and the source confirmed that Facebook event's authenticity. On Wednesday, Cramer said he was reconsidering whether to run out of "patriotism" and because people from his party didn't think Heitkamp could be beaten without him. Read More »

Aussie Ministers barred from having sex with staff

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The Nationals leader will take personal leave until parliament resumes in late February, after a bruising week of intense political pressure over his handling of an affair with his former employee Vikki Campion. Turnbull said the break would allow Joyce to "consider his own position". The week off comes after an opinion poll showed support for Mr Joyce, a plain-spoken small-town accountant turned politician, had tumbled in his rural electorate. Read More »

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) behind the brand "Maven" Car Sharing App

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It has underperformed by 32.65% the S&P500. Ford Motor now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $12.54. Strs Ohio grew its stake in Ford Motor by 3.8% during the third quarter. It also increased its holding in Nextera Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:NEP) by 161,716 shares in the quarter, for a total of 331,566 shares, and has risen its stake in Eqt Corp (NYSE:EQT). Read More »

Small Earthquake Felt In Southern NH, Parts Of Mass.

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Students at Exeter High School reported feeling the quake. By about an hour later, the USGS had received more than 800 reports from people who said they felt it. He says earthquakes of around magnitude 3.0 are "not an uncommon occurrence" in New England. After the natural disaster, police departments in the region took to social media to try and reassure residents and to remind them to not call 911 unless it's a real emergency. Read More »

17 confirmed dead in United States school shooting

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The Times' Maggie Haberman reported Wednesday night that White House aides urged Trump to say something in the wake of the shooting , but he is so far refusing to do so. This is believed to be the 18th shooting in U.S. schools this year. He was arrested without incident in the nearby town of Coral Springs after the Valentine's Day killing spree and taken to a hospital with minor injuries, the sheriff said. Read More »

Here's how to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics live stream

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Officials began evacuating the Olympic Park at about 3 p.m., with public-address announcements in Korean and English urging spectators to go indoors because of the wind. "That's the main thing", US women's Alpine coach Paul Kristofic said after the slalom was called off. Gusts of more than 15 miles per hour pushed the women's biathlon back because that much wind makes it hard for competitors to properly handle their rifles. Read More »

Shaun White's Olympic gold tarnished by missteps

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The gold was also the 100th overall gold for the United States in the Winter Games - all four US golds in these Winter Games were won by snowboarders. From there he finished out his run with a frontside 540, the double McTwist 1260 and a frontside double cork 1260. Since Sochi, she continued making history by becoming the first woman to win three slalom world titles in 78 years. Read More »

Bannon Meets With House Lawmakers Investigating Russia

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The House intelligence committee is considering a vote to hold Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress, after the former chief White House strategist refused to answer key questions when he appeared before the panel on Thursday in connection with its ongoing Russian Federation investigation. Read More »

QEP Resources (QEP) Bond Prices Fall 1.5%

It has underperformed by 51.27% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $1.80B company. Carnegie Capital Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Baidu Inc (BIDU) by 24.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Syria Air Defenses Intercept Israeli Spy Planes

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The Syrian air defense on Wednesday forced an Israeli drone to leave Syria's airspace in the southern region, state news agency SANA reported. For some time, Israelis have seethed over Iran's ever-deepening presence in Syria. The Foreign Ministry asked its ambassadors to emphasize to the senior political leaders in the countries where they are stationed that Iran's entrenchment in Syria could increase the Islamic Republic's desire to carry out additional attacks on Israel , which would ... Read More »

McConnell Wants To Pass Immigration Reform This Week

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Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of IL says Olympic gold medalist Chloe Kim's story is the story of immigration in America. With leaders working on a separate track toward a budget pact, Trump threw a knuckle ball into the mix, saying he'd "love to see a shutdown" if Democrats didn't meet his immigration demands. Read More »

What we know about suspected Florida shooter Nikolas Cruz

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He was later questioned overnight before being booked into jail. Trump, who owns a private club in Palm Beach, Florida about 40 miles from the town of Parkland, where the shooting happened, said Thursday he was making plans to visit the grieving community. Read More »

What you really want: Spice Girls to reunite for tour

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Victoria Beckham , aka Posh Spice, told Vogue after TMZ broke the news of a possible reunion tour that it wasn't happening, but it seems she's changed her tune. What is that in the future? We were just bouncing ideas around. It comes after The Sun reported how the band are planning to set up their own label to support new female talent . Read More »

Mane stars with a hat-trick as Liverpool thrash Porto 5-0

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Salah also got on the scoresheet as he netted his 30th goal of the season in all competitions. When it was Klopp's turn to talk, Liverpool's against-the-odds Champions League triumph in 2005 was raised but the former Borussia Dortmund boss was in no mood to entertain any parallels being drawn. Read More »

North Korea fanboying is why we can't trust the left

President despite his visit in November previous year. On the way back from the games aboard Air Force Two, seasoned foreign affairs reporter Josh Rogin sat down with Vice President Pence to discover that the Trump administration has a plan to turn the tables on the roguest of rogue regime on planet Earth . Read More »

Stock Analysts: Should You Listen?: The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)

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It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500. Sit Investment Associates Inc increased its stake in Boston Scientific Corp (BSX) by 37.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. grew its stake in shares of Procter & Gamble by 0.4% in the second quarter. With an estimated value of 25.55 for 2017, The Procter & Gamble Company has a P/E ratio of 21.74. Read More »

USA has indicated it is open to talks with Pyongyang

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He thanked the South for "specially prioritising" the North's attendance at the Games, North Korean state news agency KCNA reports . After venting their feelings about North Korea's dictator Kim Jong Un , the police moved in. South Korean President Moon Jae-in extended the invitation to North Korea athletes, supporters and officials cool tensions that have been mounting on the peninsula. Read More »

FBI Confirms Warning About School Shooting Threat From YouTube User

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People are brought out of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after a shooting at the school that reportedly killed and injured multiple people on February 14, 2018 in Parkland, Florida. In a written release to WLOX News Now, the FBI's MS field office confirmed that they received information about the comment last fall but couldn't identify the person who posted it. Read More »

Trump admin denounces new deal on 'Dreamers'

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It requires "a comprehensive border strategy, encompassing all known physical barriers, levees, technologies, tools, or other devices that can be used to achieve the above goals along with a justification, including a cost analysis for each linear mile of the border", while adding new immigration judges and "mandates coordination of federal and worldwide efforts to strengthen the rule of law and economic prosperity in Central America" to address the roots causes of migration. Read More »