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Cheap wine is about to get a lot more expensive


Cheap wines becoming expensive? That level was the lowest since 1957, Reuters reported . The Director General of the OIV, Jean-Marie Aurand, presented information on the potential wine production, assessment of the harvest, and state of the market and worldwide trade in 2017 at the Organisation's headquarters in Paris on 24 April. Read More »

Pope Francis says 'two Koreas' summit good chance for dialogue


Moon and top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un will meet on Friday at the border village of Panmunjom. The main scope of the summit between the two leaders is denuclearization and the improvement of inter-Korean relations. Francis also said that he prays for the Korean people that "ardently" want peace. Seoul's defense ministry said in a statement that the action was taken to defuse inter-Korean military tensions along the border and create a peaceful atmosphere ahead of the upcoming summit. Read More »

Pit bull attacks woman's foot on Lower Manhattan subway


New York City police are searching for the owner of a dog that attacked a woman during an argument on the subway. Tahsyi says while it seems like the woman was the one who sparked the fight, the dog should have been in a kennel or had a muzzle on it. Read More »

Boy, 13, fatally shoots 11-year-old brother


Monday for reports of a juvenile suffering from a gunshot wound. Paramedics and police discovered the 11-year-old victim and transported him to University Hospitals-Ravenna where he was pronounced dead from his injuries. "It's traumatizing. A lot of our officers here have kids that age so to have to walk into that and see that and take that call, it's very hard", said Wain. Read More »

Malaysia Discovers Motorbike Allegedly Used In Killing Palestinian


A forensic examination found that the victim died of multiple injuries to his head and body. Police said al-Batsh had lived in Malaysia for more than seven years and was a permanent resident of the country. Due to its support for the Palestinian struggle, Malaysia does not have diplomatic ties with Israel. "Since Israel has successfully developed defense systems against the rockets and the missiles technological regarding terror tunnels, Hamas was left nearly with nothing", said ... Read More »

Modi may discuss deporting of Nirav Modi with Xi


Sources also maintained that the summit was not aimed at "resetting" India-China ties. Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who lives in India and who China considers a unsafe separatist, is also facing the cold shoulder. Other areas of disagreement remain however between Beijing and New Delhi . "Besides, Modi pursues a multilateral foreign policy and China remains India's main trading partner", Volkhonsky said. Read More »

Pakistan to black list USA diplomat's name


She reportedly told Pakistani authorities that the defence attaché had diplomatic immunity in accordance with the Vienna Convention and Pakistan should not take any action against him and allow him to travel back to the US. Joseph Air attache and diplomat of US Embassy, the spokesperson added. Sources said that the government was also briefing the court about worldwide laws applicable in the diplomat's case. Read More »

Halliburton (HAL) Given a $63.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets


Halliburton (NYSE: HAL ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday , April 23rd. HAL underperformed the S&P 500 by 13.43%. On Monday , January 15 the company was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Therefore 88% are positive. On Wednesday, January 24 the company was maintained by FBR Capital. The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the oilfield services company's stock. Read More »

Alfie parents request transfer to Italy (3)


No matter what happens, he has already proved these doctors wrong. The boy's father, Tom Evans , told reporters at 7am on Tuesday morning that Alfie's life support was withdrawn around 9pm on Monday night but that he was breathing on his own and had been given oxygen. Read More »

Facebook to reveal rules for removing controversial posts


This morning, Facebook took the unprecedented step of publishing its internal moderation policy for all the world to see, which more than anything else begs the question: Why didn't this happen sooner? As Facebook has come to reach almost a third of the world's population, Bickert's team has expanded significantly, and is expected to grow even more in the coming year. Read More »

US Senate panel votes to confirm Pompeo


Trump's assurances came as some of his supporters criticized his decision to bomb Syria in response to President Bashar Assad using chemical weapons on his own people. President Trump said a few days ago that Rand Paul was a "very special guy" who has "never let me down". "I was happy to do that for a friend", Senator Coons commented. Read More »

Lansdowne Partners UK LLP Sells 3548697 Shares of Bank of America (BAC)

Oz Management Lp who had been investing in Bank Amer Corp (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $309.99 billion market cap company. Aperio Grp Inc Ltd reported 11,587 shares. Peddock Cap Advsrs Lc holds 65,673 shares or 0.97% of its portfolio. Jennison Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 10.82M shares or 0.32% of the stock. Read More »

Jim Brown will announce Browns second-round pick

He has been described as a "safe choice" for the Browns because he can sit out a year as Tyrod Taylor plays out a year or two, like the way the Chiefs had Alex Smith play all last season to have Patrick Mahomes succeed him. Jackson has all the tools for the modern game. They could take Penn State running back Saquon Barkley , touted by many as an even better prospect than LSU's Leonard Fournette or Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliot. Read More »

WHAT OTHERS SAY: Syria - hold Assad, Russians accountable

As for the risk of a military confrontation between Russian Federation and the United States , Lavrov said in Friday's interview that he is absolutely confident that Putin and Trump will not allow an armed conflict to happen. Along with the United States and France, the G7 also includes Britain, Canada, Germany, Italy, and Japan. The White House was also slow to condemn Putin for the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy living in the United Kingdom, which is widely believed to ... Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn To Meet With Jewish Organisations To Discuss Anti-Semitism


There have been protests and criticism from Labour MPs and global condemnation over the way the he has dealt with hostility to Jews. "My party and I are sorry for the hurt and distress caused". Jenny Manson, a member of the Labour party for 50 years and co-chair of Jewish Voice for Labour, said the report should be fully implemented but added that there should " not be a witch-hunt ". Read More »

Wanted criminal Balraj Bhati killed in encounter in Noida, three injured


Having run for over 100 metres, Balraj entered a plot behind Bikaner Sweets in Sector 41 where he found a ladder, using which he climbed a wall to reach the terrace of an adjacent construction company. Leaving the vehicle at the spot, the gangsters started running but the STF officers nabbed Bhati and shot him dead near a Bikanerwala sweet. Notably, UP STF had been hunting for the criminal for quite some time. Read More »

The Bachchans , Kapoors, turn heads at Saudamini Mattu's wedding reception


Sanjay Kapoor with wife Maheep and Bhavana Pandey at the reception in Juhu. It won't be wrong to say that Sara Ali Khan added "chaar chand" to the wedding reception party. Take a look at the pictures below. As the Ace director danced on his favourite number "Radha" from his own film Student of the year , the audience including Jaya Bachchan and Sunita Kapoor was mesmerised. Read More »

CenterPoint Energy, Vectren Announce Merger Agreement


About 642,410 shares traded. It has underperformed by 15.93% the S&P500. Every trading day indicate diverse behavior and trends about CenterPoint Energy, Inc . Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $27 target in Tuesday, March 27 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, October 24. Read More »

Two security personnel, 1 militant killed in Pulwama encounter


A joint team of 42RR and Special Operations Group of Jammu and Kashmir police cordoned off the forest area of Goitango Laam village of Tral after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area. Four Pakistani soldiers were killed in the ceasefire. On April 1, as many as 13 militants, four civilians and three soldiers were killed and more than 70 protesters injured in three separate gunfights in south Kashmir. Read More »

Police say 6 more Maoist rebels killed in western India


In the latest encounter late Monday evening, six left-wing rebels were gunned down by security forces in the dense Rajaram Khandala jungle in Jimlagatta region of the district. This encounter took place a day after what Maharashtra Police described the Sunday's encounter as the biggest-ever success in its anti-Maoist operations. Read More »

US National Average Gasoline Price Takes Aim at Multi-Year High


On Monday morning, the average price of a gallon of regular gas in OH was $2.69, while last week's average was $2.58. DeHaan says prices are on the rise due in part to higher oil prices and higher demand for gasoline. According to AAA, the average price per gallon for regular grade gasoline in Bakersfield is $3.50. DeHaan warns not to expect much relief in the near future, especially with record demand among American motorists well before the summer driving season. Read More »

Can This Stock Gain Any Traction: Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)?

LifePlan Financial Group Inc now owns 4,514 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $370,000 after buying an additional 24 shares during the period. 9,589 Raytheon Company ( NYSE :RTN) shares with value of $2.03 million were sold by Kremer Wesley D. Kennedy Thomas A sold $1.30M worth of stock or 6,076 shares. Read More »

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Chevron Co. (CVX) Cut by Piper Jaffray

The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 5.27% and sits 7.36% higher versus its 50 days moving average. On Tuesday, January 23 the company was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, October 24 with "Buy". $136.62's average target is 10.55% above currents $123.58 stock price. Read More »

Madonna loses auction battle over Tupac's break-up letter


I never gave this letter away. In a lawsuit filed last August , Madonna sought return of those items, including some that had actually already been auctioned off, because they weren't covered by that initial injunction. Madonna's allegations will be vigorously challenged and refuted in a court of law in due course. Manhattan judge ruled that an auction for it can proceed. Read More »

Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh, calls for nation wide development of Villages


He will also address Panchayati Raj representatives across the nation. The Prime Minister will also interact with the District Collectors of the aspirational districts from Madhya Pradesh. He unveiled a Road Map for overall development of tribals during the next five years. The PM felicitated sarpanches of those villages which have achieved 100 percent smokeless kitchens, 100 percent vaccination and 100 percent electrification. Read More »

Sanju teaser: Ranbir's drastic transformation as Sanjay Dutt will blow your mind!


Though not many images of the behind-the-scenes of the film had come out, fans and social media were in for a shocker previous year when a picture of Ranbir Kapoor was leaked from the sets of the film. In an conversation with DNA , Rajkumar Hirani said, "Actually, we thought of many titles". The thrilled teaser is the fruitful collaboration of Rajkumar Hirani Ranbir Kapoor and only raised our expectation from the film further. Read More »