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Stock Movement Analysis: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (CTB)

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The stock decreased 3.24% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $25.4. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.86, for a total transaction of $151,440.00. The Massachusetts-based Schwerin Boyle Capital Management Inc has invested 0.43% in the stock. Swiss Bank & Trust accumulated 0.03% or 927,600 shares. Read More »

Judge sends lawyer to jail for bribery

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In her judgement Justice Raliat Adebiyi , found Nwobike guilty and subsequently sentenced him to 30 days in prison to serve concurrently. "He is hereby sentence to 1 month of 30 days". The convict was arraigned on amended information on a 18-count charge bordering on offering bribe to a judge and attempting to pervert the course of justice. Read More »

Dublin's Connolly station closed due to 'security alert'

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It's believed a "suspicious item" was discovered between Platforms 1 and 2, in the drivers' area shortly after noon today. The army have been called for assistance and the station will remain closed until further notice. All DART and commuter services are still running but will not stop at Connolly station. Houses and businesses in the area have been evacuated, as well as part of the IFSC. Read More »

Gas prices set four-year record in April

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Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga have risen 1.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.49 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. At the same time, production cutbacks initiated by OPEC a year ago have helped whittle oil supplies. Knoxville- $2.54, down 3.0 cents per gallon from last week's $2.57. Read More »

Evacuations ordered for Tinder Fire in Arizona, estimated 8000 acres burned

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The Superstition Fire and Medical District tweeted Sunday it was sending a fire engine and a four-person crew to the scene for assistance. The Coconino County will assess damages and provide updates. People with pre-existing conditions should avoid exposure to the smoke as much as possible, and consult their physician if they have questions. Seven fire crews, including 500 firemen, were struggling to bring the fire under control, which was burning about nine miles east of Clints Well and ... Read More »

Dr. Ronny Jackson not returning as Trump's personal physician

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Dr. Ronny Jackson , the president's former personal physician and the short-lived nominee for Veterans Affairs secretary, will not return to his old job , media outlets reported on Sunday. Thank you, Senator Tester, for your service to Montana, and for acting responsibly. "Very dishonest and sick!" he tweeted. That same day CNN used anonymous sources to claim that Jackson likewise once got drunk during an overseas trip and harassed a female colleague. Read More »

Analysts See $0.02 EPS for Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU)

About 117,072 shares traded. Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ:IMMR) has risen 40.28% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.90% the S&P500. Immersion Corporation creates, designs, develops, and licenses haptic technologies in North America, Europe, and Asia. The Company's technologies allow people to use their sense of touch when they engage with various digital products. Read More »

Mohamed Salah's image rights dispute with Egyptian Football Association drags on

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Salah is angered by the fact that a picture of him has featured heavily on the national team's plane alongside their sponsor which is of annoyance to the player as he has a deal with a rival company. Abbas said on Saturday that he had been waiting over a week for a response from the Egyptian FA to what he has described as "a very serious issue". Salah is annoyed with the Egyptian FA. Read More »

Saudi oil company Aramco appoints first woman to its board

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On Sunday, the oil company announced the appointment of Lynn Laverty Elsenhans, an American oil executive, to its 11-member board. Other new members also include Peter Cella, former president & CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. She has served on the boards of several major oil firms. The country's stock exchange appointed a female chair previous year, and one of the nation's largest banks, Samba Financial Group, now has a woman CEO. Read More »

Russian Federation just launched the world's first floating nuclear power plant

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It will be towed through Estonian, Danish, Swedish and Norwegian waters before landing in the small town of Murmansk in Russian Federation, where it will be loaded up with nuclear fuel. The project has been widely criticised by environmentalists - Greenpeace has dubbed it a "floating Chernobyl". Greenpeace recently warned that there was a danger of a " Chernobyl on ice ", referencing the 1986 nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl reactor in Soviet-controlled Ukraine that prompted a mass evacuation ... Read More »

Minor 3.3 Magnitude Quake Shakes Bay Area

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There was no immediate word of damage or injuries. As standard protocol, BART is running with minor delays as crews inspect tracks. According to the USGS , the East Bay area was hit with several small earthquakes Sunday. The quake had a depth of about 3.5 miles (6 kilometers). A 4.0 magniutde quake struck over 120 miles off the coast in Bandon on Sunday, April 29, 2018. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif encouraged me to fight against establishment, claims Zardari

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Accusing Nawaz for backstabbing him, PPP co-chairman said he used my statement to his benefit and tried to mend fences with General Raheel Sharif. "We supported the government's efforts for strengthening democracy, civilian supremacy and constitution, however Nawaz back-stabbed us", Zardari said, adding that Nawaz will suffer now as he will not join hands with the former premier anymore. Read More »

Angry mob TIE sex offenders to bench and cover them in PAINT

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Searches for James White and Alexis Gusto have been carried out in the Silverbridge area of South Armagh on Saturday. The citizens, who were described by authorities as "vigilantes", captured the two men, beat them, tied them to a local park bench and smeared grey paint all over them. Read More »

BMO Capital Markets Cuts Paccar (PCAR) Price Target to $80.00

Homrich & Berg who had been investing in At&T Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $214.60B market cap company. The stock increased 3.01% or $8.595 during the last trading session, reaching $294.075. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 68,716 shares of the company's stock worth $3,564,000 after buying an additional 7,500 shares during the period. Read More »

Borja Mayoral expects to leave Real Madrid this summer

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Mayoral came close to scoring before he did find the target as the young striker had a shot cleared off the line by Bustinza before Nordin Amrabat's rising shot clipped the crossbar. "Now we have to get back to work, we have another match on Tuesday which will be our game of the year". Luckily, the debacle will have little effect on Leganes' season, with the club's place in Spain's top-flight all but confirmed for next season - they need just one more point. Read More »

Armies of India, Pakistan to train together at SCO war games

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Indian and Pakistani combat troops, who are locked in a volatile confrontation with daily firing duels along the Line of Control in J&K, will for the first time exercise together as part of a multi-nation counter-terror war game under the aegis of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in Russian Federation in August. Read More »

Afghan official says 21 killed in Kabul attacks

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Najib Danish , a spokesman for the interior ministry, said a suicide bomber appeared to have posed as a media worker and blew himself up where reporters and rescue workers had gathered. That attack was preceded by a vehicle bombing in southern Afghanistan in which at least 13 people were killed and 35 others injured. No one claimed responsibility for the other attacks. Read More »

Some Montgomery Republicans urged to switch parties to vote in Democratic primary

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President Trump on Sunday morning praised the "enthusiasm, knowledge, and love" he was shown during the MI rally, tweeting that he would be visiting the state again soon. "But I think we're certainly anticipating we'll be successful". Congressional leaders have left little doubt in private that they see Mr. Trump as a political millstone for numerous party's candidates. Read More »

Israeli Military Kills Three Palestinians Along Gaza Strip Border

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Trump's decision to recognise the divided city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and plan to move the United States embassy there next month outraged the Palestinians, who are boycotting contacts with top U.S. Israel's military argues that the border protests are part of a long-running conflict with Gaza's ruling Hamas, which it considers a terror group, and that the rules of armed conflict apply. Read More »

US, Saudi Arabia ask Palestinians to talk to Israel

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Quite sharply spoke about the Palestinian leadership, the Minister of defense and crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Ibn Salman al Saud. According to Jerusalem Post, Pompeo said, "We believe that the Israelis and Palestinians need to have political engagement". Read More »

Pulwama encounter: Hizbul commander Sameer Tiger among two militants gunned down

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Earlier acting on an intelligence tip-off that militants were holed up inside a house, a joint team of personnel from the army, special task force of the state police and CRPF cordoned off the area. Shahid Ashraf Dar, a resident of Arihal village, was killed in clashes with security forces during the operation. SSP Pulwama Aslam Chaudhary confirmed that two soldiers including an army major received bullet wounds and have been hospitalised. Read More »

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to visit North Korea

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The visit comes after hopes grew last week for a breakthrough to bring peace to the divided Korean peninsula, following a historic summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in at which the pair vowed "complete denuclearization". Read More »

Number of Dalits in Gujarat convert to Buddhism

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The family infamously flogged by cow vigilantes for skinning a dead bovine in 2016 today led almost 300 Dalits who embraced Buddhism under heavy police security. The Sarvaiyas are also angry that despite assurances of exemplary action against the cow vigilantes, the accused persons were out on bail. The kind of discrimination we faced by Hindus pains us and therefore we have made a decision to convert. Read More »

Northern Irish DUP says EU's Barnier is not an honest broker

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Hundreds of interested parties will attend the fourth instalment at Dundalk's Institute of Technology . Discussing the issue, Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said: "Without solving the Irish border there can be no withdrawal agreement". The British continue to imply they will produce a cunning plan that will work for all sides. Contingency planning by businesses in Ireland for Brexit will accelerate over the coming months as negotiations intensify, a report from lobby group Ibec suggests. Read More »

The World's Oldest Known Spider Dies in Australia

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Australian arachnologist Barbara York Main monitored the spider population from 1974 until her retirement a year ago. Mason credited Main's previous research, stating that the trapdoor spider is able to live such along life because of its "life-history traits", such as its sedentary lifestyle, low metabolism rate, and the fact that it lives in "uncleared, native bushland" where it isn't at risk of being attacked by predators. Read More »

17 hurt in charter bus crash on I-95 in SC

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One of two chartered buses transporting 30 people went off the left northbound lane, broke through a cable barrier, crossed the southbound lanes and went into an embankment, he said. In a second posting, the Beddingfield chorus said most students and chaperones were en route back to Wilson on Sunday morning and some others were awaiting discharge from the hospital and would be placed on a second bus with Principal F.T. Read More »

Salepur rape victim breathes her last

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Both the Congress and the BJP had also been creating a ruckus in the Assembly over issue of increasing incidents of rape of minor girls in the state. She was undergoing treatment under the care of a team of specialists for more than a week.Despite the doctors' efforts, the victim breathed her last at about 5 pm following cardiac arrest. Read More »