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Former Brazilian President Lula Sentenced To 9.5 Years For Corruption

Former Brazilian President Lula Sentenced To 9.5 Years For Corruption Moro found Lula guilty of accepting $1.2 million worth of bribes from the engineering firm OAS SA. "Quite the contrary, it is regrettable that a former president be criminally convicted", Moro said in his decision, the Associated Press reports . [Full Article...]

Indonesia rolls out measure to curb radical groups

Indonesia rolls out measure to curb radical groups The protesting groups argued that the new legislation could be used to crack down on Islamist groups that are striving to establish Sharia law in the Muslim-majority nation. "It must be underscored that this decree is not meant to discredit Islamic organisations or the majority Muslim population of Indonesia". The law, signed by President Joko Widodo on Monday, comes as concerns grow about the i... [Full Article...]

McConnell rolling out new GOP health bill to uncertain fate

McConnell rolling out new GOP health bill to uncertain fate McConnell complained about the lack of cooperation from Democrats on the nominations. "They didn't have the majority", he continued, "so it wasn't going to get to the president". House included the tax break for insurers in its version of the bill that passed in May. The roughly 14 million American families earning $200,000 or more would enjoy an annual net benefit of roughly $5,400 a year by... [Full Article...]

Argos Therapeutics, Inc. (ARGS) now has a weekly volatility of 11.13%

The stock exchanged hands 1.68 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.16 Million shares. Investors of this company earned a return of -85.10% on the assets it owns in past twelve month. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 0%. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Argos Therapeutics, Inc. and for the current quarter 2 analysts have projected that ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump defends daughter Ivanka for taking his place at G20 meet

Donald Trump defends daughter Ivanka for taking his place at G20 meet This fuelled allegations of nepotism against the United States leader, who has put family members in top White House positions. Leaders from the 19 other countries around the table in Hamburg agreed that the Paris climate agreement is "irreversible" and will take steps to implement the accords "as soon as possible", said Merkel, who holds the chair of the summit this year. [Full Article...]

NIS says North Korea hasn't yet developed ICBM reentry technology

NIS says North Korea hasn't yet developed ICBM reentry technology Two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers from Andersen Air Force Base , Guam conducted a 10-hour sequenced bilateral mission with South Korean and Japanese fighter jets on 7th July. Another North Korea expert, Bruce Bennett of the Rand Corporation, said while Russia's assessment could be a result of technical shortcomings, it seems more plausible that Moscow's political motivations may have... [Full Article...]

Institutional Investor Sentiment About General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) Improved

It is down 0.00% since July 12, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 4.35% the S&P500. The utilities provider reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97 by $0.01. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. WARNING: " Zacks Investment Research Lowers General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) to Sell" w... [Full Article...]

Lightning bolt strikes bride's father during wedding ceremony

Lightning bolt strikes bride's father during wedding ceremony Recalling how he was interrupted mid-sentence, Mr Nadeau said: "And just as I told my new son-in-law you're a lucky guy' - Boom!" Last week, a handsome wedding took place in Canada, everything was going to plan... JP Nadeau was halfway through his speech celebrating bride and groom when he was struck by lightning in his apple orchard in Canada. He said, "I had the microphone and the shock j... [Full Article...]

Authorities: Toddler killed for drinking milk from jug

Authorities: Toddler killed for drinking milk from jug Three-year-old Xavier Mokarzel-Satchel was beaten with a plastic wand inside a Pine Hills apartment by Lakesha Lewis (pictured, left) and her mother, Callene Barton (pictured, right). Mokarzel told investigators that when she attempted to call 911, Barton knocked the phone out of her hand. In the meantime, Mokarzel fled to the neighbour's house to call 911 and when she returned she saw her child... [Full Article...]

Kate Middleton Dazzles in Princess Diana's Favorite Tiara for State Banquet

Kate Middleton Dazzles in Princess Diana's Favorite Tiara for State Banquet Kate's Marchesa gown could be her most plunging one yet! Instead of a casual hairdo, Kate opted to knot her hair up and adorn the famous Knot Tiara, which is known to be one of Diana's favourites. Harry, who sat next to the Marchioness of Cholmondeley - ex-model Rose Hanbury, 33 - will join Felipe and Letizia at Westminster Abbey today where they will lay a wreath on the tomb of the unknown warr... [Full Article...]

ValuEngine Upgrades Union Bankshares, (UNB) to "Buy"

AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 6,041 shares of the bank's stock valued at $273,000 after buying an additional 70 shares during the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its position in Union Bankshares Corporation by 29.8% in the fourth quarter. [Full Article...]

Navy rescues Jumbo at sea

Navy rescues Jumbo at sea He said Asian elephants regularly traversed short distances through the water, including in the Andaman Islands, an Indian archipelago, where they have been observed swimming between the small landforms. A group of naval personnel saved an elephant from drowning after the animal became caught in an ocean current. Navy spokesman Chaminda Walakuluge has said the team mounted the 12-hour rescue after... [Full Article...]

Bomb threat forces evacuation at UCLA

Bomb threat forces evacuation at UCLA Residents are requested to remain indoors unless otherwise instructed. Students were told to head to Drake Stadium until further information was released. About 30 minutes after the first alert, a second notice was issued stating that the "situation is still active". All evacuees were safe and secure, the school said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Osinbajo returns from United Kingdom, says Buhari recuperating fast

Osinbajo returns from United Kingdom, says Buhari recuperating fast Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has threatened to confirm the fear of Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari is not recuperating like the government says, but actually dying. "No. We didn't discuss swearing in or anything like that". The governor said what Nigerians desired was a live video of the President addressing them, "not a visit in which no pictorial evidence (photo or vide... [Full Article...]

Niall Horan For The Olympia This August

Niall Horan For The Olympia This August In case you missed the announcement, the tour will kick off on August 29 at the 1,240-capacity Olympia Theatre in his native Ireland and hit similar-sized venues across Europe, the Far East, the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Pre-sale tickets are available from Thursday, July 13 at 9.00am and the general tickets are on sale from Friday July 14 at 9.00am. Fans who pre-order the singer's upcoming de... [Full Article...]

Check International Population day Slogans and Quotes

Check International Population day Slogans and Quotes The theme of this year's World Population Day celebration was " Family planning Empowering people, Developing Nations ". The day seeks to focus the attention on the importance of population issues with different themes for each year. Today, leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, convened at the Family Planning Summit in London, United Kingdom, to make bold commitments that will ... [Full Article...]

Bryce Harper Won't Be Joining Yankees In 2018 Based On This Quote

Bryce Harper Won't Be Joining Yankees In 2018 Based On This Quote Under that proposed system, the two team captains for this year's event would be Harper and recently-crowned Home Run Derby victor Aaron Judge . Harper , a native of Las Vegas, was the number one overall pick made by the Washington Nationals in 2010. [Full Article...]

Senate's consumer choice idea could hike premiums

Senate's consumer choice idea could hike premiums Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, proposed allowing insurance companies to sell plans that do not comply with Obamacare mandates, which require them to serve people with preexisting conditions and cover a set of essential health-care services. Mr. Cruz argues it is better to backstop those costs with direct taxpayer subsidies and stabilization funds than forcing healthy consumer to pay more. [Full Article...]

Three Tory MPs a week get death threats and vile abuse

Three Tory MPs a week get death threats and vile abuse The prime minister said she was "horrified" by the stories she had heard from MPs since the election. Guto Bebb and Simon Hart are among a handful of Tory MPs who have accused police officers of giving them abuse both online and in person, according to reports . [Full Article...]

Man held for 'bid' to join Islamic State

Man held for 'bid' to join Islamic State Sources said Shahjahan was in touch with several IS sympathisers through "Telegram" app on his mobile phone. A resident of Kannur in Kerala, 32-year-old Shahjahan - deported by the Turkey Police for travelling on fake passports - is being interrogated by the Delhi Police about his terror activities in Syria, said an official privy to the probe. [Full Article...]


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