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US Army identifies 2 pilots killed in Kentucky helicopter crash


The names of the soldiers have not been released pending notification of next of kin. Connolly, 37, served as an instructor pilot in the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade. "The Destiny Brigade has suffered a great tragedy and our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the deceased", Col. Craig Alia, commander, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, said in a release". Read More »

Bus crash claims 15 lives


We are all so sorry for these young lives lost and are mourning with you". The Royal Canadian Mounted Police, which confirmed the toll had risen from 14 to 15, did not say how numerous victims were players or coaches of the Humboldt Broncos team, which hails from a town of 6,000 people. Read More »

Pope Francis causes controversy 'by saying there is no hell'


Speaking at St Peter's Square in 2017, the Pope said that judgment was not to be feared because "at the end of our history there is the merciful Jesus". According to the article by Scalfari in the Italian newspaper La Repubblica , the Pope reportedly said that sinners who die without achieving eternal salvation are not punished. Read More »

Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump's call


The announcement follows comments by President Trump on Thursday when he said he wanted to deploy between 2,000 and 4,000 guard members to the southern border in order to combat illegal immigration and drug trafficking. President Donald Trump has signed a memorandum to take steps to end "catch-and-release" policies as he pushes Congress to act on immigration. Trump has spent of his time in public remarks this week bashing US immigration laws, alleging Democrats don't want secure ... Read More »

Shire plc (SHPG) Analysts See $3.58 EPS

About 14.30M shares traded. Since April 7, 2017 SHPG has declined 27.67% and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.49% the S&P500. Tnb Financial decreased its stake in Shire Plc Sponsored Adr ( SHPG ) by 21.9% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Facebook 'secretly' deletes messages from Zuckerberg to people's inboxes


The company also said that it won't unsend or retract any more of Zuckerberg's messages, until the feature is made available to the larger audience. "But they will make it a lot harder for anyone to do what the Russians did during the 2016 election and use fake accounts and pages to run ads". We plan to launch view ads globally in June. Read More »

Aussie Miller grabs surprise first MotoGP pole on slicks in wet


A mistake from miller in the closing stages saw him lose touch with the podium battle as experienced race victor Crutchlow looked to gain control. In a race which will go down in the history books for multiple reasons, Crutchlow won a final lap fight with Johann Zarco for victory and clinch the MotoGP world championship lead after the opening two rounds. Read More »

German media: Knife attack on Berlin half-marathon foiled


Deutsche Welle notes that the main suspect in Sunday's planned attack was under observation by police "for some time", so police did not consider him a "concrete threat", although the thwarting of the half-marathon plot appears to have happened at the eleventh hour. Read More »

Champions League: That goal, I didn't expect to score that goal - Ronaldo


In a rematch of last season's Champions League final, it was the familiar face of Cristiano Ronaldo who proved to be the difference thanks to a record-breaking goal and an emphatic bicycle kick to put away Juventus in Turin. "They have won 10 Ballons d'Or in 10 years, they have been the Champions League's top goalscorers for 10 years". Earlier this season, when he had misplaced his La Liga shooting boots and the column inches discusse his deterioration, the Champions League provided ... Read More »

About the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team


Winnipeg Jets and Chicago Blackhawks players meet at center ice for a moment of silence for the Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims before a game in Winnipeg, Manitoba, April 7, 2018 . Masri said it was emotional given Saskatchewan communities are knit together by hockey. Police has identified the identities of the deceased on the bus which was carrying Humboldt Broncos hockey team. Read More »

Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial set to begin tomorrow


In court papers filed in Montgomery County Court late Friday, defense lawyers claimed a woman who was a prospective juror, during the selection process on April 4, overheard a man who subsequently was seated on the jury say to others, "I just think he's guilty, so we can all be done and get out of here". Read More »

Ravi Shankar Prasad Accuses Congress, SP, BSP Of "Fanning Dalit Violence"


He said they were indulging in politics because a large number of Dalits , tribals, backward castes, most backward castes and the poor have aligned with the BJP. Gehlot said Modi had been able to make his image of a "messiah" for weaker sections of the society, causing heartburn in the opposition. It was Mayawati who as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister in 2007 wrote to the state police to stop misuse of the act while the Congress did not accord Bharat Ratna to Ambedkar for decades ... Read More »

A hockey team's worst nightmare


The crash occurred on Highway 35 in Saskatchewan, approximately 105 miles into the 125-mile trip to Nipawin's arena. RCMP say traffic is expected to be blocked or restricted for several hours and drivers can expect lengthy delays. Prime Minister Trudeau expressed his condolences as well. The WHL tweeted from its official Twitter page that it was keeping the Humboldt Broncos in its thoughts: "Hockey is family". Read More »

Karnataka assembly polls: BJP announces first list of candidates


Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior leaders Rajnath Singh and Sushma Swaraj were also present for the meeting at BJP headquarters in Delhi. The list will have the names for about 80 seats and nearly all sitting MLAs and party candidates, who came close to winning in the last Assembly polls, find mention in the list, the sources added. Read More »

Modi, Shah step in as Dalit revolt spooks BJP


The second half of Parliament's Budget Session, which came to a close on Friday, was not an ordinary session. It is not because we made a mistake. Sometimes, it also takes a violent turn. Interacting with the help of digital application - NarendraModi App, the PM appealed the party workers to refrain from using offensive language. Mr Shabbir said that while the BJP and NDA were hushing up the corruption in their ranks and particularly the criminal acts of the Mr Amit Shah and his son. Read More »

Thousands attempt to block Brazil's ex-president Lula starting jail term


Lula was found guilty a year ago of taking a luxury apartment as a bribe from a construction company and is " Car Wash's " biggest scalp-though Lula says the conviction was rigged. With him nearly certainly knocked out of the presidential election, the race is likely to be thrown wide open. In polls, he now scores more than double his nearest rivals. Read More »

13-year-old suspected of trying to carjack undercover State Trooper


Police didn't identify the 13-year-old, but, a law enforcement source told the New Orleans Advocate newspaper the trooper involved is veteran narcotics agent sergeant Trent Cuccia. Neighbor Steve Barbier heard the shots. "I was sitting up watching television, and I definitely knew they were gunshots". Police say that these scams have happened in the past, but not recently, and they believe that this recent scam is trying to capitalize on the passing of Trooper First Class Kevin Miller . Read More »

Messi up to his usual tricks


The win gave the Catalans a 12-point lead at the top of the table ahead of tomorrow's Madrid derby, with Barca now just a few points away from being crowned champions. Last week against Sevilla , provided an illustration of Messi's importance to this Barcelona team, coming off the bench to salvage a point of his team. Read More »

One dead, multiple injuries in active shooting at YouTube headquarters


She opened fire later that day and then killed herself. Mountain View police spotted her auto at 1:40 a.m. Tuesday morning parked in a Walmart parking lot, Aghdam asleep inside. on the day of the shooting. The family later distributed a statement saying they were "in absolute shock and can't make sense of what has happened". Read More »

Israelis on Gaza border unmoved by Palestinian protests

While most of the tens of thousands demonstrators gathered peacefully last Friday, young men near the border fence threw rocks, Molotov cocktails and burned tires. Hardened by years of rocket attacks from next-door Gaza, residents of this frontline Israeli village seemed unmoved on Sunday by Palestinians' mass demonstrations at the border and Israel's deadly response to them. Read More »

Stocks slip on Trump's new trade salvo

Trump has also threatened to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, which would include China . President Trump proposed late Thursday an additional $100 billion in punitive tariffs against Chinese imports, suggesting the president is looking to penalize approximately $400 billion in Chinese goods. Read More »

Google: YouTube shooting was 'deeply shocking and disturbing'


Her dramatic entrance and shooting left three people injured with gunshot wounds. Product manager Todd Sherman, who was working in the YouTube building at the time of the shootings , wrote: "We were sitting in a meeting and then we heard people running because it was rumbling the floor". Read More »

Trump attacks 'garbage' Washington Post, calls Kelly story 'hit job'


Always quoting sources (not names), many of which don't exist. It has been reported for a while now that there is tension between President Donald Trump and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly . Trump, for his part, has never been a fan of The Washington Post . Further, Trump has plenty of ire to direct towards The Washington Post's owner, Jeff Bezos, and his company, Amazon. Read More »

Salman Khan convicted in blackbuck hunting case


Salman was also fined Rs 10,000. Four other Bollywood actors accused in the case - Saif Ali Khan , Neelam, Tabu and Sonali Bendre - were acquitted, prosecution lawyer Mahipal Bishnoi said. Last week, the court had completed the trial of the case and scheduled the day for the verdict. Salman, the main accused in the case and who was driving the auto that night, was also fined Rs 10,000 by CJM Dev Kumar Khatri . Read More »

14 die when truck collides with hockey team's bus in Canada


Kennedy said the emotional strain of the Humboldt crash will be felt throughout the hockey world, but "as a community and people you can get through it by pulling together". Pastor Jordan Gadsby at the Apostolic Church in Nipawin said more than 100 people had gathered at the church. "So I could see how the roads and the weather, obviously, can play a factor", Ricci said. Read More »

Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) Position Reduced by Raymond James & Associates

perth_map, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 76.78% since April 7, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was downgraded on Thursday, July 6 by BMO Capital Markets. On Tuesday, November 14 the firm earned "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets. As per Sunday, December 3, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Read More »

Wcm Investment Management Stake in Hdfc Bank LTD (HDB) Raised

The stock decreased 1.58% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $47.48. About 22.48 million shares traded or 200.51% up from the average. The stock of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) earned "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, August 4. A rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy recommendation. Read More »