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Pak forces violate ceasefire in Poonch LoC

Pak forces violate ceasefire in Poonch LoC The Army officer was quoted by PTI as saying: "Arms, ammunition and other war-like stores including a special dagger and a headband with a camera, knife, one AK rifle, 3 magazines, 2 grenades besides dresses and bags was recovered which reflects the barbaric mindset of the Pakistani Army". [Full Article...]

Qatar receives list of demands from siege countries

But the country acknowledges that it allows members of some extremist groups such as Hamas to reside in Qatar , arguing that fostering dialogue with those groups is key to resolving global conflicts. That call appeared to have been roundly ignored, and the list sidestepped US negotiating efforts. "This is something that they want to and should work out for themselves", Spicer said. [Full Article...]

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

The first explosion was in the city's busiest Turi market, where residents were shopping for the upcoming Muslim eid festival, Wazir said, adding that the other blast occurred at the same location as rescue operations were in progress. Pakistan army, meanwhile, launched a countrywide intelligence-led military operation against militants. Army spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor said that secur... [Full Article...]

NASA's Kepler telescope finds 10 more Earth-like planets

NASA's Kepler telescope finds 10 more Earth-like planets The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has detected 219 possible new planets in our galaxy, of which ten may be habitable like the Earth, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. The presence of liquid water is considered a key ingredient to the existence of life. The scientists discovered that the planets that are nearly the size of the Earth or smaller are usually rocky while th... [Full Article...]

Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency The Minnesota Timberwolves easily pulled off the biggest move of the night, acquiring Jimmy Butler . [His trainer] Keith never got back to me about that important question. The first seven players chosen in the NBA Draft on Thursday night were freshmen. A rookie, who I didn't know what would happen. The Washington Post has a fantastic, in depth recap of the real winners and losers of ... [Full Article...]

HTC's next Edge Sense features for the U11 still seem very gimmicky

HTC's next Edge Sense features for the U11 still seem very gimmicky Finally, the company says it'll be rolling out a feature that makes it easier for folks to pause videos without touching the display. But HTC is teasing several new implementations of that squeeze UI in several different Google and native apps. [Full Article...]

Likely Android 8.0 codename is Oatmeal Cookie

Likely Android 8.0 codename is Oatmeal Cookie While many rumours were pointing towards Google adopting the name " Oreo " for Android 8.0, a new theory claims that " Oatmeal Cookie " could be the name of the next version of Google's popular operating system. "With Project Treble, we're re-architecting Android to make it easier, faster and less costly for manufacturers to update devices to a new version of Android". [Full Article...]

Are Analysts Bullish about Cara Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CARA) after last week?

FMR LLC raised its stake in shares of Cara Therapeutics by 931.6% in the first quarter. Cambridge Invest Research Advisors holds 0% or 11,764 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ: CARA ) have been given an average rating of "Buy" by the fifteen analysts that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Therefore 100% are positive. [Full Article...]

Qatar Airways urges United Nations action against Gulf 'blockade'

Qatar Airways urges United Nations action against Gulf 'blockade' Schools built with funds from Saudi Arabia are spreading across the Horn of Africa. Qatar and container lines have launched new shipping services via Oman in an effort to sidestep a port ban in neighbouring countries and secure a food lifeline after other Gulf states severed ties with Doha last week. [Full Article...]

Verizon Closes $4.5 Billion Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Resigns

Verizon Closes $4.5 Billion Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Resigns The merged AOL-Yahoo organization will be called Oath , comprising more than 50 media and technology brands. Tim Armstrong , former CEO of AOL , is now CEO of Oath , which is part of Verizon's media and telematics organisation. And CEO Marissa Mayer , who famously left Google to take over the Purple Portal, is walking away from the company with almost $260 million. "We have dominating con... [Full Article...]

Dan Snyder 'Thrilled' with Supreme Court decision that benefits Redskins

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Trademark Trial and Appeal Board invalidated those trademark protections in 2014 , ruling that the name was "disparaging to Native Americans" and thus violated a clause in a federal trademark law. The four more "conservative" justices, led by Justice Alito , explained why trademarks don't constitute a subsidy or other type of government program (within whic... [Full Article...]

Travis steps down as UBER CEO amidst increased investor pressure

Kalanick will remain on Uber's board of directors and hand over day-to-day operations to a committee of more than 10 executives. In a statement, Kalanick said his resignation would help Uber go back to building "rather than be distracted with another fight". [Full Article...]

FBI says airport attacker tried to buy gun in US

FBI says airport attacker tried to buy gun in US Officials on Wednesday evacuated an airport in Flint , Michigan, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby on the ground. Additional charges are likely, says Acting U.S. Attorney Lemisch. In Montreal, Ftouhi lived in a modest white-brick building in a working-class neighborhood popular with North African immigrants called the Petit Maghreb. [Full Article...]

Special Counsel Not Investigating President Donald Trump for Obstruction

Special Counsel Not Investigating President Donald Trump for Obstruction Rubio says Trump firing former FBI Director James Comey hasn't impeded the FBI's or the Senate intelligence committee's investigations into Russia's role in the 2016 campaign. After Chris Wallace pointed out that he just said Donald Trump is under investigation (twice), Sekulow clapped back with this pathetic response (emphasis mine). [Full Article...]

More stormy weather on the way, thanks to tropical moisture from Cindy

More stormy weather on the way, thanks to tropical moisture from Cindy Moderate to heavy rain fell hundreds of miles away, throughout much of the Southeast and as far north as southern IL and Indiana. "Now if we get wind and it knocks the corn down, well, I don't want that". In southwest Louisiana, not far from where Cindy came ashore before dawn Thursday, motorists in trucks were driving through knee-high water in the streets. [Full Article...]

Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

A United Nations (UN) report documented that almost 66 million people were forcibly displaced from their homes past year. Suggesting that even limited progress would be amenable, the head of the Tokyo office of the top United Nations body on refugees asked the Japanese public Tuesday for progress toward a better understanding of what accepting more refugees and displaced people would mea... [Full Article...]

Tri-State Braces for Possible Impacts From Tropical Depression Cindy

Tri-State Braces for Possible Impacts From Tropical Depression Cindy Alabama saw a tornado in Fairfield, a small city in Birmingham's metropolitan area, less than 10 miles west of the city proper. Water levels rise after a combination of high tide and the rain from Tropical Storm Cindy in Lake Charles, La., Thursday, June 22, 2017. [Full Article...]

Man arrested over baseball bat death of dad on Father's Day

Man arrested over baseball bat death of dad on Father's Day Prosecutors approved murder and theft charges against Michael D. Marchalk on Tuesday. Michel Marchalk was captured just before noon Friday on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, Pennsylvania State Police said. Police said Marchalk was last seen operating his parent's gold 2015 Ford Fusion bearing Pennsylvania Registration JWD1566. Police said in a complaint that Michael Marchalk had repeatedly ... [Full Article...]

Weapons Cache Seized at LA Officer's Home Involved in Cadet Sex Allegations

Weapons Cache Seized at LA Officer's Home Involved in Cadet Sex Allegations Cain has been arrested fo. Cain's alleged actions were quickly denounced by city leaders. Cain was an "equipment room operator", responsible for overseeing equipment at the department's 77th Street Division, where the theft of three LAPD patrol vehicles occurred last week, Beck said. [Full Article...]

The Breedon Group PLC (BREE) Price Target Raised to GBX 90

It closed at $50.94 lastly. It is down 5.06% since June 23, 2016 and is downtrending. Recently, In analysts note issued on Friday morning, Go-ahead Group (LON:GOG) shares have had their Neutral Rating reiterated by equity research analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove, who now has a GBX 1882.00 target on company. [Full Article...]


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