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Endangered Sumatran tiger killed, disemboweled in Indonesia

Endangered Sumatran tiger killed, disemboweled in Indonesia The Sumatran tiger population now stands no more than 600, according to the official estimate from the Environment and Forestry Ministry. "The tiger was sleeping under a resident's stilt house when the people struck him repeatedly in the abdomen with a spear", an official from the Batang Natal subdistrict told the newspaper about the slaying. [Full Article...]

Mother and son die in snow slide at Kirkwood

Mother and son die in snow slide at Kirkwood They were returning home on Sunday when a huge chunk of snow fell from the roof, burying them under about 3 feet of snow. "It was a freak accident", said Undersheriff Spencer Pace. After skiing down their last slope of the day, they made their way back to their vacation condo. The region's largest winter storm had blanketed the mountains with more than eight feet of snow. [Full Article...]

'Normalising ties': Top Pakistan diplomat to hold talks with Trump officials

'Normalising ties': Top Pakistan diplomat to hold talks with Trump officials She said the United States wants to move toward a new relationship with Pakistan, based on a shared commitment to defeat all terrorist groups that threaten regional stability and security with a shared vision of a peaceful future for Afghanistan. [Full Article...]

Major search underway at Cork site as part of Tina Satchwell investigation

Major search underway at Cork site as part of Tina Satchwell investigation Relatives and friends of the woman have remained perplexed by her disappearance. RTÉ News understands that gardaí chose to seal off Mitchell's Wood outside Castlemartyr on Friday, and had planned to search it then but were forced to postpone that until later today because of bad weather. [Full Article...]

Russian Military Plane Crashes in Syria, Killing 32

Russian Military Plane Crashes in Syria, Killing 32 The plane, carrying 26 passengers and six crew members, was 1,600 feet from the runway. Based off preliminary data, officials believe a technical malfunction might have caused the crash. Russian Federation has been maintaining military presense in Syria since 2015, launching an anti-terroist operation at the request of President Bashar Assad. [Full Article...]

Bomb Threat At Tulsa School, Nearby Gunfire Not Connected, Police Say

Bomb Threat At Tulsa School, Nearby Gunfire Not Connected, Police Say Students returned inside the school by 3pm. Tulsa police investigated the incident, which was found not to be related to the potential school threat. On Sunday, a concerned parent contacted the Excelsior Springs Police Department because of an alleged threat her student had received via Snapchat. [Full Article...]

Gun safety bill introduced by bipartisan senators in response to Florida shooting

Gun safety bill introduced by bipartisan senators in response to Florida shooting The Republican-dominated Florida House and Senate on Monday passed a massive education package on Monday that would impose strict new regulations on a core constituency of Democrats: teachers' unions. Students attending a Florida high school where 17 people were shot and killed may be exempt from the state's high-stakes standardized tests. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) ... [Full Article...]

Newell Brands (NWL) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS

About 1.06M shares traded. Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL ) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February 16th. It has underperformed by 11.95% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $106 target in Friday, August 28 report. Newell Brands's payout ratio is now 16.34%. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, August 4 with "Buy". [Full Article...]

Anti-EU Parties Win in Italy, Not Enough to Govern

However, neither parties, Movimento 5 Stelle, or M5S, and Lega, have received enough seats in Parliament to govern the country alone. In Italy's national election on Sunday, Matteo Salvini's right-wing League party did better than expected - getting almost 18 percent of the vote - to take the reins of the center-right bloc, which captured about 37 percent of the total vote. [Full Article...]

2872 terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin operation

2872 terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin operation For weeks, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and other US officials have called Turkey's operation a "distraction" from the anti-IS campaign. Turkey launched an offensive on Afrin in January to drive out the YPG, which it regard as a terrorist group and as an extension of a Kurdish insurgency at home. [Full Article...]

What Is The Age Of Consent In France? Sexual Violence Prompts Rethink

What Is The Age Of Consent In France? Sexual Violence Prompts Rethink Announcing the plan yesterday, the country's Equality Minister Marlene Schiappa said the government had chose to introduce a minimum age of consent at the recommendation of a panel of experts and after public consultations. Ms Schiappa told AFP news agency that her ministry was "very glad" that the higher age was chosen. The limit is also supported by President Emmanuel Macron. [Full Article...]

World's oldest message in a bottle found washed up on WA beach

World's oldest message in a bottle found washed up on WA beach Mr Illman said his wife passed the bottle "to our son's girlfriend, who saw what she thought was a rolled-up cigarette, and tipped it out with the sand". The message inside was a postcard asking the finder to send the card back to the Marine Biological Association, stating where it was found, in return for a one shilling reward. [Full Article...]

Kim Jong Un wants improved Korea relations

Kim Jong Un wants improved Korea relations Substantial progress was made Monday in Pyongyang, where a South Korean delegation met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on day one of a major two-day discussion on continuing to improve diplomatic relations. Upon landing in Pyongyang, South Korea's Joongang Daily reports , human rights criminal Kim Yong-chol escorted the South Koreans to their guest quarters before dinner. [Full Article...]

Biplab Deb to Become the Next Chief Minister of Tripura

Biplab Deb to Become the Next Chief Minister of Tripura His biggest achievement though was carrying out a door-to-door campaign to project BJP as a viable alternative to CPM - a party that has dominated Tripura for 25 years. Das pinned the blame on BJP and Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) supporters for the attacks. Mr. Devvarman will contest from the Charilam constituency where election is scheduled on March 12. [Full Article...]

CPI(M) alleges BJP unleashing violence against its cadres in Tripura

CPI(M) alleges BJP unleashing violence against its cadres in Tripura The BJP Parliamentary Board on Saturday appointed Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and Jual Oram as central observers. Prasad said the Congress had sought to spread misinformation against the Modi government on a range of issues, including Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill (FRDI Bill), bank convenience charges, Doklam stand-off with China, Rafale deal, Goods and Services Tax and demo... [Full Article...]

Thousands Gather in Macedonian Capital to Protest Against Name Change

Thousands Gather in Macedonian Capital to Protest Against Name Change The protest in Skopje was organised by the association "Our name is our right". They also accused the government and the main opposition nationalist VMRO-DPMNE party of betraying the national interest. "Macedonians now fully resist attempts by Washington to usher Macedonia into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation at the expense of the fundamental principle of national self-determination, and dema... [Full Article...]

Ex-Trump aide Nunberg swipes back at 'fat slob' Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Ex-Trump aide Nunberg swipes back at 'fat slob' Sarah Huckabee Sanders But that's irrelevant. The person she works for has a thirty percent approval rating, okay? Though the New York Times said Hicks' hearing did not affect her decision to resign, the testimony added additional baggage to the top-level staffer, who had been weighed down for weeks by her role in the ouster of former staff secretary Rob Porter. [Full Article...]

Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

The stock was sold at an average price of $112.22, for a total transaction of $1,844,223.48. About 725,620 shares traded. Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACOR) has declined 40.68% since March 5, 2017 and is downtrending. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. The stock grabbed 250 new institutional investments totaling 12,389,977 shares while 63 ins... [Full Article...]

Winter storm threatens foot of snow for parts of Midwest

Winter storm threatens foot of snow for parts of Midwest The strong winds and dry air in its wake has also raised the chances of wildfires throughout Colorado, Kansas and Oklahoma, the weather service said. The storm is expected to start as rain or a wet mix Tuesday night before changing to snow during the day Wednesday . [Full Article...]

Yogi Adityanath decries SP-BSP deal against BJP

Yogi Adityanath decries SP-BSP deal against BJP The BSP in a surprise move on Sunday buried its 25-year-old hatchet with arch rivals SP and announced that it would support the SP candidates to "defeat the BJP". BSP has 19 seats, SP 47 and Congress six. "We have been fighting the opportunistic forces since Independence, and would continue to do so", he said. [Full Article...]


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