• House fire kills 7 children in United Arab Emirates
House fire kills 7 children in United Arab Emirates

It says all suffocated in the smoke. The deceased belonged to Al Suraidi family. The children's mother alerted the police, who along with civil defense and fire force rushed to rescue the kids. "A citizen's security and safety are our priority and the priority of all who work in our government", Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid tweeted. Sheikh Saif bin...

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  • US Senate breaks logjam, moves closer to ending federal shutdown
US Senate breaks logjam, moves closer to ending federal shutdown

Immigration and the budget are entangled because of Congress' failure a year ago to approve a budget on time by October 1, just weeks after Trump summarily ordered an end by March to Obama-era legal protections for young immigrants known as " Dreamers ".

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  • Undocumented Uber driver charged with multiple counts of rape
Undocumented Uber driver charged with multiple counts of rape

According to Dow, Alarcon-Nunez is accused of raping an intoxicated, 19-year-old female college student and burglarizing her home after she hired him to give her a ride on December 17 of last year. "If those services are not conducting adequate background checks to make sure they know the true identity of people that are driving, then those of us w...

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  • Macron Suggests EU Special Trade Deal For UK After Brexit
Macron Suggests EU Special Trade Deal For UK After Brexit

You join or you don't join. A former investment banker, Macron has vowed to shake the French economy out of its torpor. The first lady's office did not return CNN's request for comment. "It has top engineers, great entrepreneurs, one of the best education systems in the world, great infrastructure, and successful global companies", Google Chief...

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  • United States officials delay departure to Davos meeting amid shutdown
United States officials delay departure to Davos meeting amid shutdown

World leaders will mingle with business elites and activists from non-governmental organisations and charities. Further, the event each year also witnesses a large prominent celebrity guest list, with Cate Blanchett and Elton John set to be attending this year.

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  • US Supreme Court Sides with ND in Waters of the US Decision
US Supreme Court Sides with ND in Waters of the US Decision

In an interview with Reuters this month, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt disclosed plans to rewrite the Obama-era rule meant to clarify which water bodies are covered by the Clean Water Act. But the industry groups involved, led by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) [official website], say that under the ...

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  • How Would Russia's Departure From The OPEC Deal Impact Oil Prices?
How Would Russia's Departure From The OPEC Deal Impact Oil Prices?

But losses were limited by comments from top exporter Saudi Arabia that OPEC and other producers would continue to cooperate on their oil cuts beyond 2018 and prices also found some support from strong economic growth that underpinned demand.

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  • Pence calls Jerusalem 'Israel's capital' on visit with Netanyahu
Pence calls Jerusalem 'Israel's capital' on visit with Netanyahu

The vice president was preceded on the Knesset dais by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who lavished his guest with praise and gratitude. At his side, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini reaffirmed the bloc's commitment to a two-state solution with Jerusalem as the shared capital of Israel and a future Palestine, saying i...

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  • Near term Outlook For Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)
Near term Outlook For Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

Abbott Laboratories was covered by a number of analysts recently, 8 rated the stock as Buy, 8 rated Outperform, 4 rated Hold, 0 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell. Therefore 68% are positive. Rio Tinto had 48 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:TEN) earned "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, Oct...

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  • Turkey's president receives update on Afrin operation
Turkey's president receives update on Afrin operation

Meanwhile Russia and Iran - who have a military presence in Syria and are working with Turkey on a peace process - have also expressed concern. The top United Nations official in Syria says the worldwide body is ready to help people who might flee from the Afrin enclave, where Turkish troops are battling a US -backed Kurdish militia.

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  • Jury finds former Sheriff Clarke's Facebook taunts didn't violate free speech
Jury finds former Sheriff Clarke's Facebook taunts didn't violate free speech

Black said in federal court Monday if you Google his name, the above meme will pop up. Clarke allegedly ordered six sheriff's deputies to take Black aside and question him upon arrival in Milwaukee, Wis., after Black showed disapproval of Clarke on a plane.

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  • DTE crews head to Puerto Rico to restore power
DTE crews head to Puerto Rico to restore power

According to the most recent report from the US Department of Energy, some 36% of PREPA customers are still without power four months after Maria caused widespread devastation on the island. However, he repeatedly stated the new system would be " based on renewable and environmentally friendly sources ", in order to aid in recovery efforts after na...

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  • Post-shutdown, uncertainty hangs over Trump Davos trip
Post-shutdown, uncertainty hangs over Trump Davos trip

But in the end, they said, Trump, the first sitting USA president to attend the forum since Bill Clinton in 2000, wanted to go to call attention to growth in the US economy and the soaring stock market. Apart from holding a series of meetings with business leaders , the PM will also hold bilateral talks with the President of Swiss Confederation,...

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  • EnLink Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENLK) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports
EnLink Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENLK) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Accern Reports

About 266,306 shares traded. It has outperformed by 3.76% the S&P500. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc sold 5,123 shares as Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW)'s stock rose 25.80%. Jefferies maintained Honeywell International Inc. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $130.0 target. (NYSE:HON) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, December 14 by St...

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  • Listen to 911 audio from attack on Sen. Paul
Listen to 911 audio from attack on Sen. Paul

Baker characterized the attack as a dispute between two neighbors that boiled over. The document, posted Monday, also makes clear that the attack was not politically motivated. Some residents of the gated neighborhood had speculated the attack was motivated by a dispute over yard debris- but Paul's office rejected that. Paul told WHAS ...

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  • Donald Trump has incredible genes: doctor
Donald Trump has incredible genes: doctor

Trump . The White House physician replied that Trump does not wear dentures and there is no physical ailment that likely caused the slurring. Tests of the liver, kidney and thyroid were all normal. "He has incredible genes, I just assume". He said Trump had healthy cardiac results according to a CT scan and blood tests, though he took Crest...

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  • U.S. government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?
U.S. government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?

After Senate Democrats blocked a temporary government-wide funding bill Friday night, both parties engaged in furious finger-pointing. While Flake characterized McConnell's effort as a "pretty high profile promise", and some Democrats said that they felt additionally encouraged Monday, it was far from certain that a solution would come Monday...

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  • 'SNL' Had Trump's Doctor Offer His '100 Percent Accurate' Health Assessment
'SNL' Had Trump's Doctor Offer His '100 Percent Accurate' Health Assessment

Press correspondents played by Kate McKinnon, Mikey Day, and Melissa Villaseñor stepped up to question the results, his involvement with Stormy Daniels , and the president's insistence that he "scored higher than any other president", only to be shut down by Bryant's Sanders, who insists that Trump passed every test with flying colors.

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  • Senate Votes To End Government Shutdown
Senate Votes To End Government Shutdown

Here's Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton . The White House said he was in regular contact with Republican leaders, but he has not reached out to any Democrats, a White House official said. "When it comes to immigrants, Latinos and their families, Democrats are still not willing to go to the mat to allow people in my community to live in our countr...

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  • USA shutdown: Senators trade blame ahead of new vote
USA shutdown: Senators trade blame ahead of new vote

For the shutdown to end, the House must also approve the bill and Trump must sign it as well. The breakthrough came after Mr. McConnell said he would allow the Senate to conduct a freewheeling immigration debate in February, unless they come to a deal before then on how to handle the Dreamers .

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  • Grand Canyon to remain open during shutdown
Grand Canyon to remain open during shutdown

Campground guests were being allowed to stay, unless safety concerns arise necessitating their departure. Republican Gov. Doug Ducey said the state's top tourist attraction "will not close on our watch, period". Last week, as negotiations stalled in Congress on a spending measure to keep the lights on, the Trump administration made the head-scrat...

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  • S&P Capital Markets ETF SPDR (KCE)'s MFI Reading Under The Lens
S&P Capital Markets ETF SPDR (KCE)'s MFI Reading Under The Lens

Gurufocus.com's news article titled: "Bach Investment Advisors Ltd Buys SPDR S&P 500, PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1 ..." with publication date: January 17, 2018 was also an interesting one. Patten Group Inc. now owns 51,021 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock valued at $177,000 after acquiring an additional 48,071 shares during the period...

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  • Police investigating profane banners found outside of IN church
Police investigating profane banners found outside of IN church

A number of racist expletives were written on one banner. The banner - which includes vulgar language and misspellings - says "Die [expletive], Orlando just like Los Vegas" with the date January 23 in red letters, according to the Journal & Courier newspaper.

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  • Pepsico (NASDAQ:PEP) Earns
Pepsico (NASDAQ:PEP) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group

Pepsico has a 12 month low of $102.44 and a 12 month high of $120.68. The stock had a trading volume of 5,976,505 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,750,000. Vetr downgraded the shares of PEP in report on Thursday, August 27 to "Buy" rating. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, July 6 report.

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  • Sooners Drop, Cowgirls Rise in Latest Polls
Sooners Drop, Cowgirls Rise in Latest Polls

Texas Tech (15-4, 4-3), which also lost twice last week, is the only other Big 12 team ranked in the AP Top 25 . The Sooners fell to 12th in the AP poll, down eight spots from last week, and dropped to 11th in the coaches poll, down five spots from a week ago.

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