January 23, 2018

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1 killed, 8 wounded at gender reveal party


Jim Love, the public information officer for Colerain Township Police, said that the victims were at a gender reveal party when the shooting happened. When the shooting began, everyone was sitting down watching a movie. The Cincinnati Police Criminal Investigations Section assisted Colerain with processing evidence in the home overnight. Read More »

G-20 Tensions Simmer Over US Tariff Plan on Steel


The "hits" include tariffs, duties and quotas on US imports, anti-dumping measures, and tax incentives for exporters that could hurt American companies. Trump and Merkel spoke about trade and steel a few days ago, a reflection of how seriously both sides consider any new action on the issue. Still, no matter what tariffs Trump imposes, the USA does not have the capacity to produce enough steel to support the country's own domestic industries. Read More »

End Qatar blockade, UK FM tells Arab states


Qatar was ready to " cooperate and review all claims that do not contradict the sovereignty of the State of Qatar ", it added. They also ordered Qatari citizens to leave their territories and took various steps against Qatari firms and financial institutions. Read More »

1st Test: England well placed despite De Kock's swift half century


England were going at 2.33 runs per over but was in total control of the opening match of the four-Test series, with Gary Ballance , on 22, alongside Cook at the close. The Proteas had a hard start to this tour, losing to England in both one-day and Twenty20 series either side of a first-round exit at the Champions Trophy. Read More »

Iraq says forces are 'tens of meters' from retaking Mosul


ISIS fighters have pledged to fight to the death. This morning, a presenter on Iraqi state television announced that forces are now fighting for the last few meters of territory adding "then final victory will be announced ". "They are doing as much damage as they can during these final moves", Sofge said. More than three quarters of the remaining jihadists in Mosul are foreigners, according to Iraqi commanders who have reported a spike in suicide attacks as anti-IS forces close in on ... Read More »

South Carolina Inmate May Have Used Drone in Prison Escape, Officials Say


When he was captured, Causey had four cell phones , a shotgun, a pistol and nearly $47,000 in cash with him. However, officials didn't notice he was gone until the next day in the afternoon because he had used a dummy to fool guards. It's the second instance Causey has used a dummy to escape prison. Tuesday was the second time Jimmy Causey , 46, broke out of prison . The suspected use of a drone to get wire cutters to Causey raises other concerns for state prison officials. Read More »

Manchester Arena terror attack


There were a number of arrests immediately after the attack, including of Abedi's brother, but police later declared they beleived the killer had acted largely alone. A teenager has been arrested at Liverpool airport in connection with the Manchester Arena suicide bombing. Jackson said the investigation "is likely to run on for many more months to come". Read More »

US Bombers Rip Through Beijing's Extensive Sea Claims


Two U.S B-1 Lancer bombers from Guam flew over the contested South China Sea Thursday, the U.S. Air Force confirmed Friday. Tokyo has reported several instances of Chinese coast guard ships entering Japan-claimed waters near the Senkaku Islands . Read More »

Severe weather possible Friday afternoon in SE Michigan


Then, the skies will quickly turn partly sunny. In the wake of the cold front Friday night, temperatures will only reach the low to maybe mid-70s. The better chance of storms (although still small and with most spots staying dry) will be this afternoon from storms moving down to the southeast from Nebraska during the morning hours. Read More »

The NEXT plc (LON:NXT) Earns "Underweight" Rating from Barclays PLC


The stock of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) earned "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital on Monday, July 11. They now have a GBX 70 ($0.91) target price on the stock. Shore Capital reiterated a house shares recommendation on stocks of N Brown Group in a study note published on Fri, May 12th. Public Sector Pension Board reported 114,532 shares stake. Read More »

Israel Slammed For Dismantling $600K West Bank Solar Project

Israel's efforts to foil the resolution failed after 12 member states voted in favor of the resolution, three voted against it, and six abstained. This resolution is originally a contentious 2016 resolution that denies any legal or historical Israeli links to Jerusalem . Hebron is the largest Palestinian city in the occupied West Bank with a population of some 200,000. Read More »

Daughter of victim asks Virginia to spare killer from execution


The 35-year-old Hungarian-American was sentenced to death in 2008 for the murder of a hospital security guard and a Sheriff's deputy. Morva is set to be executed at 9 p.m. The clemency campaign has attracted local and global supporters who say the jury that sentenced Morva to death was not informed of his severe mental illness. Read More »

18 states sue US Education Dept over student loan relief


Students at for-profit colleges accounted for about one-third of defaults - even though they make up a small percentage of all post-secondary schools in the country - in the three-year period starting in 2013, according to the Department of Education. Read More »

State has budget after Illinois House overrides Governor Rauner's veto


IL failed to pass a state budget that included workers compensation reforms over the weekend. At least one of the 15 House Republicans who voted for the tax hike was not expected to be at the Capitol on Thursday. "This is a 2-by-4 smacked across the foreheads of the people of IL", the governor told reporters Wednesday. With media gathered in the state Capitol in Springfield awaiting the House override vote, Twitter began lighting up around the end of the lunch hour about the potential ... Read More »

Beijing should support Sikkim's independence says Chinese daily


The stand-off has inspired a couple of editorials from the hawkish Global Times and the latest one calls for China to muster worldwide support against India and clamour for Bhutan's sovereignty which has been subjugated by India. "China builds road on its own territory and it is a justified action by a sovereign state", Geng said. Mentioning the way to overpower India, the editorial suggested Beijing to adjust its stance on India-sensitive issues that could be a powerful card to deal ... Read More »

Ferrexpo Plc's (FXPO) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JP Morgan Chase & Co

Bancshares Of New York Mellon Corporation holds 0% in Senior plc (LON:SNR) or 1.51 million shares. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 215 ($2.78) per share, with a total value of £1,797.40 ($2,328.24). The firm has "Neutral" rating by Haitong Securities given on Friday, November 6. As per Friday, February 19, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. Read More »

Mithali Raj calls for improvement in batting ahead of Sri Lanka clash


Raj's team has won all three of its games so far in the Women's World Cup but needed its bowlers to dig it out of trouble against Pakistan in Derby on Sunday. They were humiliated by New Zealand in the first match followed by another poor performance against the strong Australian team. With a mammoth innings of 178 in 143 deliveries against the formidable Aussies, Atapattu launched powerplay innings throughout with 22 boundaries and six massive sixes, keeping the wagon wheel evenly spread. Read More »

Wasilla soldier killed in Afghanistan


Kirkpatrick was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division out of Fort Bliss , Texas. The Pentagon identified the US soldier Wednesday who was killed in Afghanistan on Monday. Read More »

CNN is more trustworthy than Trump!


Trump , who's been in a constant battle with the media, comes in 7 points below CNN among all adults when it comes to trust. The poll was taken just before CNN was forced to retract a story on Russian ties to Trump , and before Trump went on a tweetstorm against the network that culminated in a doctored WWE video from a decade ago showing Trump taking down CNN . Read More »

Saudi says hoping for 'positive' response from Qatar to end GCC crisis

The deadline to comply with the demands ended on Sunday, but the Gulf States and Egypt granted Qatar another 48 hours before the group would consider imposing further sanctions. Gabriel said he had seen chances of that during meetings on Monday in Saudi Arabia and also in Qatar and that "international bodies" could be involved in the discussions. Read More »

Police, protesters clash prior to Hamburg, Germany's G20 summit


The gathering of the leaders from the world's 20 main economies will mark the first time Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have met since the USA presidential election. The two sides will also ink a series of cooperation agreements. The President of China has met with the President in Russian Federation, ahead of their attendance at the G20 summit in Germany later this week. Read More »

Qatar FM in Kuwait to Respond to Demands


Saudi Arabia hoped on Monday for a "positive" response from Qatar to demands that it end support for " terrorism " and its associations with Iran . He also praised the Gulf Cooperation Council, to which Qatar belongs along with all Arab states of the Persian Gulf except Iraq, as a stabilizing force in the region and called on it to remain unified. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron vows to 'eradicate' Mali kidnappers of Sophie Petronin

Deby and Macron also discussed the financial issue on the sidelines of the Bamako summit, with the French and Malian leaders both saying the Chadian president had been reassured by the talks. In March, a video announced the creation of Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen from a merger of three extremist groups: the al-Qaeda-linked al-Mourabitoun, Ansar Dine and al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb. Read More »