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Rep. Lee Zeldin on train that crashed in Va., escapes injury

Rep. Lee Zeldin on train that crashed in Va., escapes injury Georgia's Republican members of Congress reported they were safe Wednesday after a train carrying them to their annual party retreat collided with a dump truck in rural Virginia. "Really thankful that the train was able to stay on the tracks, came to a halt within, it looks like, maybe about a quarter mile or so", he said. Amtrak confirmed two crew members and two passengers on the t... [Full Article...]

Stay out of refugee case: Supreme Court told

Stay out of refugee case: Supreme Court told In a new development to the issue of Rohingya Muslims, the Centre has conveyed it to the Supreme Court of India that it can not allow the nation to become the refugee capital. "As regards pushing back of refugees at the border, this has to be heard on merits". But he said that the NHRC was only concerned with the Rohingyas present in the country and had no instructions regarding others. [Full Article...]

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Insider sold 6985 Shares

It has underperformed by 8.03% the S&P500. Alpine Partners Vi Llc decreased its stake in Costco Whsl Corp New ( COST ) by 46.7% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by MURPHY JAMES P. on 01/05/2018, and was a disposition of 540 shares with a final price of $0. [Full Article...]

Steinhoff lays charges against former CEO Markus Jooste

Steinhoff lays charges against former CEO Markus Jooste Detecting fraud within a company was hugely hard for board members‚ especially if the CEO was allegedly involved‚ Steinhoff shareholder and respected South African businessman Christo Wiese said in Parliament on Wednesday. Sonn said. "The matter is now under the Hawks for further investigation and prosecution". "Their investigation will independently establish the facts of what went wrong", Sonn... [Full Article...]

Child Poverty Reduction Bill a Significant, Positive Move

Child Poverty Reduction Bill a Significant, Positive Move It will also have to assess the impact of that year's Budget on child poverty. Governments must also develop and report on a strategy to promote the overall wellbeing of children, including a particular focus on reducing child poverty. Children themselves tell Barnardos that they want action on child poverty, so that no child has to grow up without the basics and so that all children experience a ... [Full Article...]

IAF officer in custody for spying

IAF officer in custody for spying A Group Captain of the Indian Air Force (IAF) was taken into custody on Wednesday evening for questioning on the suspicion of passing on sensitive information to a woman he apparently befriended on Facebook , NDTV reported. "We have strong reason to believe that the officer was regularly meeting his handlers in the capital (Delhi)", sources told India Today . The armed forces have strict r... [Full Article...]

One dead after train carrying Republican politicians hits lorry

One dead after train carrying Republican politicians hits lorry The source also says that only minor injuries have been reported so far. Amtrak said in a statement that the collision occurred at 11:20 a.m. ET in Crozet, Virginia, after the train departed from Washington, D.C. "Thank you to those who have reached out and please pray for the safety of all involved", Rep. Elise Stefanik, a New York Republican, tweeted. Other doctor-lawmakers who helped includ... [Full Article...]

United States adds Hamas leader to terror list

United States adds Hamas leader to terror list He was regarded as a hard-liner and a supporter of Hamas' ties to Iran. The group receives military support from Iran. The US state department said on Wednesday it had designated Ismail Haniyeh, leader of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas, as a terrorist. [Full Article...]

Student brought gun to Eastern York High School, officials say

Student brought gun to Eastern York High School, officials say According to police, the teacher, a 48-year-old man, got physical with a student while they were arguing in the school's weight room last Tuesday, Jan. After the searching the bag, officials found a handgun. We want to thank those parents and students who have provided us with the information necessary to investigate and bring closure to this incident. [Full Article...]

Fate of Laura Plummer unknown after confusion over release from Egyptian jail

Fate of Laura Plummer unknown after confusion over release from Egyptian jail Ms Plummer, of Hull, East Yorkshire, is serving a three year prison sentence in "horrendous conditions" for smuggling 290 tablets of Tramadol into Egypt . She also defended the Sun's coverage, saying: " The Sun followed the same information we did and have been with us through this very bad nightmare from start to finish". [Full Article...]

Freshman arrested for illegal assault rifle

Freshman arrested for illegal assault rifle Yunsong Zhao, 19, was charged with possessing or transporting an assault firearm while not being a USA citizen or while not being lawfully admitted for permanent residence to the US, according to the Collegiate Times . The arrest was made on Monday after an investigation lasting more than a week. Whatever the source of the speculation, police investigated the rumors and did not find them to b... [Full Article...]

Analyst Opinion Summary: Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK), Stifel Financial Corp. (SF)

The corporation has a market cap of US$2.83 Billion. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $119.54. About 51,626 shares traded. (NASDAQ:TTEK) for 1.08M shares. Royal Bank of Canada set a $3.00 price objective on shares of TETRA Technologies and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Saturday, October 7th. [Full Article...]

Trey Gowdy, Who Led House Benghazi Inquiry, Will Not Seek Re-election

Trey Gowdy, Who Led House Benghazi Inquiry, Will Not Seek Re-election Gowdy, who is completing his fourth term in Congress, said he thinks the skills he possesses are better suited for a courtroom, and ultimately, he enjoys the judicial system more than the political system. In a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on January 10, Gowdy stepped down from the House Ethics Committee, saying that four committee assignments was too much of a workload. [Full Article...]

Police lob teargas at NASA leaders demanding Kajwang's release

Police lob teargas at NASA leaders demanding Kajwang's release The government has outlawed the opposition's National Resistance Movement, with Matiangi declaring it an organized criminal group. Streets are quiet in the central business district of Kenya's capital ahead of the opposition's plan to "swear in" its leader, Raila Odinga , as an alternative president despite the attorney general's warning that such an act challenging the official president wil... [Full Article...]

Trump Signs Order To Keep Guantanamo Bay Detention Center Open

Trump Signs Order To Keep Guantanamo Bay Detention Center Open President Donald Trump on Tuesday revoked his predecessor's order to close the detention center here and declared the prison of 41 captives open to new detainees. detention operations at Guantanamo Bay are safe, legal, humane and consistent with global law. During the State of the Union address, Trump said the Islamic State terror group was almost defeated, but work remained. [Full Article...]

AU, China enjoy strong partnership: AU official

AU, China enjoy strong partnership: AU official The Chinese dismissal comes in response to a report in French newspaper Le Monde that all the data on the computers at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Addis Ababa were being copied out to servers in Shanghai every night. "Africans are happy with it. Others are not", Reuters reported . Kuang Weilin, the Chinese ambassador to the AU, told reporters in Ethiopia the "absurd" claim ... [Full Article...]

Manchester Arena attack: Homeless 'hero' Chris Parker jailed for stealing from victims

Manchester Arena attack: Homeless 'hero' Chris Parker jailed for stealing from victims He later used the card at a local McDonald's, the court heard. Parker was caught on camera leaning over the body of injured survivor Pauline Healey to steal her purse as her 14-year-old granddaughter Sorrell Leczkowski lay dying nearby. People tried to call the teen, and the phone rang a number of times, Brandon said. In court on January 30, his barrister John Broadley said Parker had asked hi... [Full Article...]

Israeli defense chief says Israel preparing for united front on northern border

Israeli defense chief says Israel preparing for united front on northern border In December, the Lebanese government approved provisions for the right to explore two energy blocks, namely Block 4 and Block 9, in Lebanon to the consortium of Russia's Novatek natural gas producer with France's Total and Italy's Eni. Lebanese President Michel Aoun also weighed in on Wednesday, rejecting Lieberman's statements. "If in Israel they sit in shelters, then in the next fighting all of ... [Full Article...]

CIA Director Reportedly Met With Russian Intel Chief On US Sanctions List

CIA Director Reportedly Met With Russian Intel Chief On US Sanctions List He held consultations with his counterparts. But current and former US intelligence officials said they couldn't recall so many heads of Russia's espionage and security apparatus coming to Washington at once and meeting with a top American official. [Full Article...]

Feds to drop charges against Menendez

Feds to drop charges against Menendez The development that seems to have unraveled the case was a federal judge's dismissal of seven of the 18 counts against the senator and his co-defendant, ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen , who was accused of making large campaign contributions and providing extensive perks in exchange for help in a Medicare-fraud case. [Full Article...]


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