• Manchin: Pence's Attacks Are 'Exactly Why Washington Sucks'
Manchin: Pence's Attacks Are 'Exactly Why Washington Sucks'

Still, Pence held firm. Vice President Mike Pence will visit White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, this week to visit a local business and address lawmakers at the Republican Congressional Retreat. Manchin, who faces a tough re-election fight this year, pushed back forcefully, saying Pence's comments "are exactly why Washington Sucks". Vice P...

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  • Shahid and Mira showstopper in
Shahid and Mira showstopper in "Lakme Fashion Week"

After the event, Mira picked a lovely picture of them and shared it on her Instagram account with the sweetest possible caption: "Oh, you make me smile". Shahid did just that with so much ease and you can see it onscreen", she said. Designer Anita Dongre's show was the biggest of Day 1. Award functions, weddings, B-town bashes, gym wear, airpor...

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  • Mueller seeks to interview Trump legal team ex-spokesman
Mueller seeks to interview Trump legal team ex-spokesman

Corallo worked as a spokesman for Trump's legal team, until quitting in mid-July -- after the events allegedly transpired on Air Force One. In the book, author Michael Wolff (a former USA TODAY columnist) asserted that Corallo quit because of his concerns about Trump's role in preparing a misleading statement for his son, Donald Trump Jr., about ...

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  • Canada passes bill to make national anthem gender neutral
Canada passes bill to make national anthem gender neutral

The new bill was first introduced in 2016 by Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger, who had been diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease) and who died later that year. Ontario Senator Frances Lankin, who sponsored the bill, said she was delighted. I'm guessing on a list of 20, this is about 20th for most familie...

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  • Sindh minister, wife found dead at their Karachi home
Sindh minister, wife found dead at their Karachi home

Police officials reached the site and said that the case was being investigated from all possible angles. According to the Superintendent of Police (SP) of Clifton, someone informed at the police helpline 15 about the incident. They termed the death of Bijarani a national loss, saying the country has been deprived of a seasoned and honest politicia...

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  • May arrives in China eyeing post-Brexit trade links
May arrives in China eyeing post-Brexit trade links

British Prime Minister Theresa May began her official trip to China on Wednesday with a visit to Wuhan University, where she announced bilateral education initiatives with a value of 500 million pounds. Although reaching agreement on financial services and regulatory cooperation will be hard, Blackwell said there was "a growing recognition arou...

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  • Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley proposes 10% LTCG for gains over 1 lakh
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley proposes 10% LTCG for gains over 1 lakh

Most investors will attempt to book their profits made during the recent bull run and escape imposition of LTCG to be imposed post 31st January 2018. The Sensex plunged almost 300 points after the finance minister announced the new long-term capital gains tax was announced.

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  • Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement
Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement

The government shut down the East African nation's three leading TV stations when they tried to broadcast Tuesday's "swearing-in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga , who declared himself "the people's president" in protest of President Uhuru Kenyatta's election win previous year.

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  • Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians
Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians

CAS held that there was "insufficient" evidence that the athletes had benefited from a system of state-sponsored doping at the last Winter Games , hosted by Russian Federation. Eighty trainers will also travel to the Olympics, the press service of the Russian Olympic Committee said. The Official App of PyeongChang 2018 was created in partnership...

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  • Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Longbow Research
Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Longbow Research

Gamco Et Al has invested 0.03% in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB). CT now owns 4,023,929 shares of the company's stock worth $133,796,000 after acquiring an additional 1,123,573 shares during the last quarter. Amalgamated National Bank has invested 1.26% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). The firm has floated short ratio of 1...

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  • Trump Touts North Korean Defector He Once Banned As 'An Inspiration'
Trump Touts North Korean Defector He Once Banned As 'An Inspiration'

The divided countries reached a landmark agreement last month to march in together at the February 9 opening ceremony. Goldstein said he hopes North Korea will embrace the Olympic spirit. Seong-ho now lives in Seoul, South Korea where he rescues other defectors and broadcasts into North Korea. "It was probably the worst message he could deliv...

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  • EC notice on Nagaland polls
EC notice on Nagaland polls

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiran Rijuju, who is the BJP's convener for Nagaland, has said that Assembly polls would be held as per the provisions enshrined in the Constitution of India. The NSCN (IM), which is a signatory to the 2015 Framework Agreement, along with six other Naga rebels groups (called Naga National Political Groups in...

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  • Nashville city officials, leader respond to Mayor Barry's affair
Nashville city officials, leader respond to Mayor Barry's affair

Forrest said on January 17 that he would retire Wednesday after 31-plus years with Metro Nashville Police. The popular mayor, who was elected in 2015, said she plans to continue in office. Forrest had no major investigations or transgressions during his time serving on the force, and there were also no open investigations looking into Forrest a...

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  • EPS for Crescent Point Energy Corp. (CPG) Expected At $0.06
EPS for Crescent Point Energy Corp. (CPG) Expected At $0.06

Barclays boosted their target price on shares of Crescent Point Energy from C$11.00 to C$13.00 in a research report on Thursday, January 11th. It has underperformed by 57.16% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $4.29 billion company.

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  • LeBron James forces James Johnson to pass up on potential clutch shot
LeBron James forces James Johnson to pass up on potential clutch shot

Love played only 4:41 on Tuesday night and went scoreless. Thomas is right - the Cavaliers have been an bad defensive team all season. He gets blamed whenever we're losing. Their high-scoring offense led by James and formerly Kyrie Irving has been able to carry the load at times . "I'm just glad we won". Marc Gasol had 23 points and nine...

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  • Amitabh Bachchan threatens to quit Twitter because of this Bollywood star
Amitabh Bachchan threatens to quit Twitter because of this Bollywood star

Although the number of followers Amitabh Bachchan has on Twitter is astounding, in a recent tweet he revealed that his number of followers has actually been reduced, allegedly by Twitter. His tweet comes after many prominent Twitter users across the world lost more than a million followers as federal and state agencies in the U.S. started investiga...

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  • College Basketball Predictions: Will Virginia beat Louisville by 10?
College Basketball Predictions: Will Virginia beat Louisville by 10?

Bruno Fernando finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Maryland (15-9, 4-7). But with Johnson serving the first of a three-game suspension and Hall struggling with the flu, the rookie from Texas became the Cavaliers' only guard off the bench.

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  • How Strong is the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump?
How Strong is the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump?

Thom Tillis no longer thinks it's urgent to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from Donald Trump . The president's frustration appears to have been not so much the investigation as Comey's refusal to state publicly what he was telling Trump privately: that Trump was not a suspect in the investigation.

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  • Turkish court releases local Amnesty chief Taner Kilic
Turkish court releases local Amnesty chief Taner Kilic

Kilic, who was held in Izmir in western Turkey , appeared in court via videolink and insisted he had proved his innocence through reports presented to the court. After Kilic's detention, 10 other activists known as "the Istanbul 10", including Amnesty International Turkey Director Idil Eser , were arrested.

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  • Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'
Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'

If Donald Trump comes to grief because of Robert Mueller's probe he will of course be looking for someone to blame. "It's my hope that we're going to have a more nuanced understanding of how we can invest more in securing our Southern border and our Northern border without having a needless 2,000 mile concrete wall".

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  • Forecasters subject snow, ice and wind warnings for tomorrow
Forecasters subject snow, ice and wind warnings for tomorrow

A spokesman for the Met Office said that some roads and railways are likely to be affected by snow with longer journey times by road, bus and train services.

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  • Trump's SOTU Immigration Remarks Were Straight Out Of The Anti-Immigrant Movement
Trump's SOTU Immigration Remarks Were Straight Out Of The Anti-Immigrant Movement

Salgado was watching the State of the Union address alongside two other young women who were also brought to this country as children. "I think if he can go ahead and use the humor and some of the sharp language in the social media that he uses, but put it to the goal of moving forward the policies that we want to see in a more positive way", C...

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  • At $35.95, Is It Time To Buy Callidus Software Inc (NASDAQ:CALD)?
At $35.95, Is It Time To Buy Callidus Software Inc (NASDAQ:CALD)?

The shares of Callidus Software Inc. have increased by more than 25.48% this year alone. The business is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. In order to know the value of a stock, there is need to compare its current price to its likely trading price in the future. The term earnings per share (EPS) ...

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  • Judge Loya death case: Cong demands SC-monitored probe
Judge Loya death case: Cong demands SC-monitored probe

These decisions are not taken in a hurry", Congress leader Kapil Sibal told reporters in New Delhi . They returned without any help and Loya died soon thereafter on December 1. "There are several discrepancies in the post-mortem report which are self-evident", said the Congress. "The viscera sent for examination might not be Loya's".

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  • Nehal Hashmi arrested, disqualified for five years
Nehal Hashmi arrested, disqualified for five years

Three-member bench headed by Justice Saeed Khosa read the verdict. Pakistan's top court has sentenced a lawmaker to one month in prison and barred him from holding public office for the next five years after finding him guilty of threatening investigators in a speech last year.

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