• IN wins federal permission to adopt Medicaid work requirements
IN wins federal permission to adopt Medicaid work requirements

One lawsuit has already been filed against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), intending to halt Kentucky's policy changes. The premium requirement, which began in 2015, was part of the state's version of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act.

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  • United States wants smaller nukes to counter Russia — Nuclear Posture Review
United States wants smaller nukes to counter Russia — Nuclear Posture Review

The US military is concerned Moscow sees US nuclear weapons as too big to be used - meaning they are no longer an effective deterrent. The Pentagon-led effort, known officially as a nuclear posture review , is customarily done at the outset of a new administration.

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  • Rutgers withdraws from two-game football series with UCLA, adds Syracuse
Rutgers withdraws from two-game football series with UCLA, adds Syracuse

Then in 2014, the series was pushed back to 2020 in Pasadena and 2021 in Piscataway. If the Scarlet Knights would have canceled 24-months prior to the game or less, the fee would have been $1 million. While UCLA now must find an opponent to fill that void, Rutgers already has moved to schedule a two-game series with Syracuse, according to NJ.com, w...

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  • US Treasury says more sanctions to come out of
US Treasury says more sanctions to come out of "Kremlin list"

In the event of heavy sanctions on Russian debt, the Treasury expects American investors would curtail their business with Russians, which it claims could put us bankers at a competitive disadvantage. The credit rating company Moody's Investors Service said that it would consider raising Russian Federation to investment grade even if the nation i...

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  • Woman restrained with duct tape, zip ties after storming cockpit
Woman restrained with duct tape, zip ties after storming cockpit

Another flight attendant was reportedly hit on the arm, and a third was kicked in the leg and abdomen, the complaint states. The flight attendants yelled at Harriott, telling her to take her seat, but she refused and a struggle ensued as flight attendants tried to prevent her from reaching the cockpit.

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  • Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)
Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 2/6/18, Summit Midstream Partners LP (Symbol: SMLP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.575, payable on 2/14/18. Jpmorgan Chase And holds 0% or 3,406 shares. The Price to Cash Flow for CNX Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:CNXM) is 8.470905. The FCF Score of Ameri...

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  • United States imposes sanctions on Hezbollah-affiliated individuals, companies
United States imposes sanctions on Hezbollah-affiliated individuals, companies

It said the companies support Tabaja by developing "conduits" of funding for Hezbollah . The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on Hezbollah before and officials said more are forthcoming after a USA investigation concluded there were "dozens" of other financial networks linked to the militant group.

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  • Of-the-art Mega Laser Scanner reveals Maya
Of-the-art Mega Laser Scanner reveals Maya "Megalopolis" below Tikal, Guatemala

The Mayan culture was at its peak from roughly 250 A.D.to 900 A.D., according to the MesoAmerican Research Center . Thousands of previously unknown ancient Maya structures, including pyramids, palaces and causeways, have been revealed in Guatemala following an investigation by a team of global archaeologists using ground-penetrating laser tech...

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  • (ADP) and Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Go Head-to-head
(ADP) and Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Go Head-to-head

The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 2.70 for ADP and 2.60 for CTXS , which implies that analysts are more bullish on the outlook for ADP. The firm operates through two divisions, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization Services. The P/E ratio is one of the ...

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  • Trump urges GOP to vote on his immigration plan
Trump urges GOP to vote on his immigration plan

House Democrats leave February 7 for their annual retreat, adding pressure to pass legislation early. According to prepared remarks distributed by the White House , Trump was set to request that "the framework we submitted be the bill that the Senate votes on".

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  • 5 seriously injured in collision involving bus and SUV in Stayner, Ont.
5 seriously injured in collision involving bus and SUV in Stayner, Ont.

However, Ontario Provincial Police would not confirm whether any children were involved. Peter Leon told CP24 by phone that the vehicle and an SUV collided in the area of Hwy. At least five people sustained serious injuries Friday afternoon in a collision between an SUV with five occupants and a bus carrying 41 teenagers and four adults.

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  • Nancy Pelosi Stone-Faced at Trump's Call for Unity
Nancy Pelosi Stone-Faced at Trump's Call for Unity

Pelosi has been one of the tax law's strongest critics, however, calling it "Armageddon" and repeatedly dismissing the bonuses as " crumbs " for workers. More worrisome a sign for Democrats in a year when they have high hopes to retake the House is another number in the Monmouth poll: the generic question of whether voters would prefer a Democ...

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  • European Commission Sets Up Forum to Help Innovators, Others Thrive Using Blockchain
European Commission Sets Up Forum to Help Innovators, Others Thrive Using Blockchain

The European Union is making a bid to board the blockchain bandwagon, with a new initiative that may explore broader uses of the technology beyond its original role in bitcoin markets. The new forum-observatory will contribute in this direction. Blockchain technologies have great potential to make online social contacts and financial transactions...

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  • Fresh Six Nations injury blow for Wales
Fresh Six Nations injury blow for Wales

Lovelace added: " Scotland won't be surprising anyone this season, because their Six Nations rivals will not be taking them lightly after some impressive results from this young exciting side past year". "Some guys are in really good form, and some have been a little bit intermittent with their opportunities to play in recent years but have now...

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"Federal University, Ebonyi" renamed "Alex Ekwueme University" by FG

The Federal University in Ebonyi State has also been renamed after him. Osinbajo said the government chose to rename the school after the great Nigerian as a way of immortalising him. Furthering his education, he obtained a PhD in Architecture from the University of Strathclyde, before gaining the BL (honours) degree from the Nigerian Law Schoo...

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  • Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018
Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018

The news of this past interview came on the heels of a Wall Street Journal report that one of Trump's lawyers arranged a payment of $130,000 to Daniels in 2016, just before the presidential election. He praised Trump on his vocational education proposal . He backed Democratic priorities such as paid family leave. But much of the attention ...

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  • Trump plan to end 'chain migration' could take years to reduce immigration
Trump plan to end 'chain migration' could take years to reduce immigration

Even if Trump doesn't make campaign appearances in some battleground districts, you will hear his tax cut themes echoed in GOP advertising throughout the fall. Trump said he would like a compromise over a plan to rebuild ageing roads, bridges and other infrastructure. But across the party aisle, most of Trump's message fell flat.

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  • ICE formalizes policy allowing courthouse arrests of targeted immigrants
ICE formalizes policy allowing courthouse arrests of targeted immigrants

Additionally, ICE says it is directing officers to avoid enforcement at courthouse areas dedicated to family and civil law matters and to instead operate in non-public areas of courthouses. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo expressed concerned over a sharp drop in the number of people reporting crime to his department. Torres remains in ICE custo...

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  • Pope close to breaking deadlock in spat with China, report
Pope close to breaking deadlock in spat with China, report

An even partial resolution on the thorny issue of who gets to appoint bishops could open the way for a resumption of diplomatic relations almost 70 years after they were cut during the Communist takeover of China. "Yes, definitely", Zen said in an open letter on Monday, adding that the Communist government had introduced " harsher regulations limit...

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  • Airbnb declares mighty haul for Twin Cities, trouble for Super Bowl guests
Airbnb declares mighty haul for Twin Cities, trouble for Super Bowl guests

Goodell was visiting Anwatin Middle School in south Minneapolis , celebrating the school as the final recipient of the Super Bowl Host Committee's 52 Weeks of Giving Campaign. The standard line of reasoning is that hosting a Super Bowl is a once-in-a-generation opportunity that brings untold economic impact on small businesses, temporary emplo...

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  • May courts China for post-Brexit trade
May courts China for post-Brexit trade

And the United Kingdom has yet to formally support China's controversial Belt and Road Initiative - an infrastructure investment programme across Asia and Eastern Europe. UK China trade is now worth £59billion a year. Chinese authorities have carried out a relentless crackdown on civil society since Xi took office in 2012.

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  • LA School Shooting Deemed Unintentional By Police
LA School Shooting Deemed Unintentional By Police

After police began to patrol the premises and investigate the evidence, they have come to a conclusion that the shooting was largely unintentional, and was not meant to cause harm to any classmates or faculty. Benjamin Urbina, a seventh grader in the classroom when the shooting unfolded, told reporters later the girl did not know the firearm she'd ...

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  • International Space Station holidays: Tourists to go on SPACEWALKS in MONTHS
International Space Station holidays: Tourists to go on SPACEWALKS in MONTHS

Energia targets to send tourists to space by 2019 and a ten day trip to space might cost a person nearly $100 million. Energia's head says that his company wants to serve a market that's eager to travel and enjoy life in space. The plan will rely on a new module that could transport up to six tourists to the orbiting space station for a 10-day trip...

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  • Baylosis no longer enjoys immunity from arrest: Palace
Baylosis no longer enjoys immunity from arrest: Palace

Seized from Baylosis and his companion following the arrest were two caliber.45 pistols, 14 ammunitions, two pieces of magazines, cellphones, and assorted documents. "JASIG is already worthless because there is no more peace talks", Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said in a press conference in Baguio City.

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  • Truck damages Peru's ancient Nazca Lines
Truck damages Peru's ancient Nazca Lines

A truck driver left his own artistic impression on the 2,000-year-old Nasca lines in Peru , and let's just say it's not a pretty site. A geoglyph is a large design or motif (generally longer than 4 metres) produced on the ground and typically formed by clastic rocks or similarly durable elements of the landscape, such as stones, stone fragme...

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