• Girl Scout sells cookies outside California marijuana shop
Girl Scout sells cookies outside California marijuana shop

The girl's father wants his daughter and him to remain anonymous, but said she sold 312 boxes in two three hour trips on Wednesday and Friday. Of course, we live in 2018 America so something like a Girl Scout selling Tagalongs outside of a joint selling tainted peanut butter got quite a few pairs of panties in a bunch.

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  • Match Group (MTCH) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.14 EPS
Match Group (MTCH) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.14 EPS

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company 's holdings in Match Group were worth $131,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. It was an all-around strong quarter for Match, as revenue growth accelerated to 28.5% on the strength of the new Tinder Gold premium product, with the top line hitting $379 million, easily beating analyst expectations at $...

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  • African Asylum Seekers Paint Themselves White to Protest Deportations from Israel
African Asylum Seekers Paint Themselves White to Protest Deportations from Israel

The Israeli government's offer gives the migrants 60 days to accept one of two options: leave the country for an unnamed African destination in exchange for $3,500 and a plane ticket or be incarcerated indefinitely. "Please give us the honor of not calling us criminals". "I only want to live here in peace and see my family lives safely", added K...

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  • Senators call for probe into Olympic Committee's handling of Nassar allegations
Senators call for probe into Olympic Committee's handling of Nassar allegations

The Eaton County, Michigan, sheriff's office announced on Tuesday that John Geddert, the former USA women's gymnastics Olympic coach who worked closely with former team doctor and convicted pedophile Larry Nassar , is facing a criminal investigation.

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  • Syria says Israeli warplanes attacked its military near Damascus
Syria says Israeli warplanes attacked its military near Damascus

Footage shared on social media Tuesday showed newborn babies being evacuated from a burning hospital in Maarrat al-Nu'man, Syria , after Russian Federation carried out a series of air strikes on Sunday. There was no mention of any damage caused or casualties. The Syrian government and Russian military have repeatedly denied targeting civilian a...

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  • Born to Die: Inside XIV, the Busted Volatility ETF
Born to Die: Inside XIV, the Busted Volatility ETF

For the Dow, the fall at one point of almost 1,600 points was the biggest intraday point loss in Wall Street history. The VIX swung wildly Tuesday, tumbling as much as 40% before trading flat around 36. And the ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF plunged 85%. VIX-linked ETPs' net short exposure hit a record high on Thursday, Omprak...

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  • United Kingdom toddler killer admits having child abuse images
United Kingdom toddler killer admits having child abuse images

Sentencing, Mr Justice Edis told Venables: "This case is unique because when you were 10 years old, you took part in the brutal murder and torture of James Bulger". He said: "This is my own fault". I have let people down again. Susie Hargreaves, chief executive of the Internet Watch Foundation, said: "The work of the IWF has managed to reduce t...

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  • Theresa May vows to be 'robust' in Brexit talks
Theresa May vows to be 'robust' in Brexit talks

We should not leave the European Union until we know where we are going. Asked during Prime Minister's Questions if she would see off any "threats" from the EU, Mrs May said: "We will be robust in our arguments". The draft text also reportedly calls for the final withdrawal agreement to "provide for a mechanism allowing the Union to suspend cer...

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  • Pink shuts down haters after Super Bowl national anthem
Pink shuts down haters after Super Bowl national anthem

It was a tough sight to see on Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings and their fans as the Philadelphia Eagles celebrated the franchise's first ever Super Bowl win on the Vikings' home field at U.S. Trump and the New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady have been good friends for over 15 years. In my opinion, it was one of the more disappointing y...

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  • (SBUX) Position Raised by Epoch Investment Partners Inc
(SBUX) Position Raised by Epoch Investment Partners Inc

SBUX's average Beneish M-Score: -3.02 during the last 7 years. Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASYS) has risen 41.37% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was initiated on Wednesday, September 30 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Sunday, September 10 by RBC Capital Markets. On Friday, June 16 the stock rating was maintai...

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  • Lebanon labels Israeli border wall an 'aggression'
Lebanon labels Israeli border wall an 'aggression'

The Higher Defense Council has given instructions to confront these violations and prevent Israel from building a so-called wall of separation on Lebanese soil, al-Hamad added. It came only a day after Lebanon's president, prime minister and parliament speaker issued a joint warning to Israel that "threats" emanating from Jerusalem posed a danger...

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  • Syria Air Defense Intercepts Israeli Missiles
Syria Air Defense Intercepts Israeli Missiles

The Syrian army asserted it had destroyed most of the Israeli missiles fired at its position, but did not give details of any damage or casualties. In early January too, the Syrian regime, spearheaded by President Bashar al-Assad, had accused Israel of launching aerial attacks in Damascus countryside.

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  • Pelicans ranked last among most valuable National Basketball Association franchises
Pelicans ranked last among most valuable National Basketball Association franchises

The league average for value of an National Basketball Association franchise is $1.65 billion. The lowest valued team is the New Orleans Pelicans at $1 billion. As a reminder: The Celtics may be worth more than $2.6 billion to owners Wyc Grousbeck, Robert Epstein and Steve Pagliuca. Ticket prices have increased by 25 percent since the Warriors ...

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  • Democrats seek to release their Russian Federation memo
Democrats seek to release their Russian Federation memo

On Monday, Schiff plans to try to win public release of a Democratic answer to a Republican memo released Friday that attempted to undermine one aspect of the investigation. "A refusal to release the Schiff memo. will confirm the American people's worst fears that the release of Chairman Nunes' memo was only meant to undermine Special Counsel Bob M...

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  • Kim Jong Un's younger sister, a gatekeeper on charm offensive
Kim Jong Un's younger sister, a gatekeeper on charm offensive

In meetings with government leaders, military officials and United States service members, Pence said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics don't distract from the bellicose North Korean human rights abuses and nuclear program.

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  • U.S. and Japan press united front as Seoul wavers on sanctions
U.S. and Japan press united front as Seoul wavers on sanctions

North Korea is seeking ways to mend ties with South Korea and open talks with the USA to ease sanctions on the communist regime by sending a member of the Kim dynasty as a delegate to the PyeongChang Olympics, experts say. Taking a ferry or flight could violate sanctions against the communist state imposed by the United Nations, the US or South Ko...

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  • Knicks Playoffs Hopes Thwart As Center Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL
Knicks Playoffs Hopes Thwart As Center Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL

Kristaps Porzingis , the Knicks' All-Star forward, is out for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament. The 22-year-old needed to be helped off the floor by teammates and wasn't able to put much weight on his leg. "I'll reach out to him tonight", he said. "He is the most important part of our family", said Kanter, who was traded to N...

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  • North Korea to face harshest USA sanctions ever, Pence vows
North Korea to face harshest USA sanctions ever, Pence vows

It wasn't immediately clear whether Kim Yo Jong will meet with Moon, a liberal who has expressed a desire to reach out to the North. USA officials declined to detail the expected sanctions beyond Pence's comments, citing concerns that any additional information could be used by those trying to skirt the new measures.

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  • National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning
National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Tsunami Warning Center determined that the wave was a minor tsunami, coinciding with a strong windstorm over the Jersey Shore. "This morning AccuWeather passed on a National Weather Service Tsunami Warning that was intended by the NWS to be a test but was miscoded by the NWS as a real warning", ...

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  • Daimler apologizes to China for quoting Dalai Lama
Daimler apologizes to China for quoting Dalai Lama

In a written letter, Daimler's Chairman Dieter Zetsche and Daimler Greater China's Chairman Hubertus Troika expressed honest apology to China. In the first day of the week, Mercedes-Benz thought to give its fans a great reason to start the week, so it chose a quote by Dalai Lama, written all over a C-Class Coupe sittin' on a beach: " Look at si...

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  • Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus
Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus

Israeli strikes inside Syria predate the civil war as far back as the Six-Day War in 1967, when Israel preemptively struck airfields in the country. Many of the Israeli strikes are believed to been aimed at preventing transfers of advanced weapons to the Lebanese Hezbollah movement.

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  • Trump aide resigns over domestic abuse accusations
Trump aide resigns over domestic abuse accusations

He said that he had taken the pictures that Holderness provided to The Intercept and that "the reality behind them is nowhere close to what is being described". " Rob Porter has been effective in his role as staff secretary", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement. "It was a really odd thing that he did", she ...

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  • Democratic memo launched by US Home Intelligence Committee
Democratic memo launched by US Home Intelligence Committee

Law enforcement agencies obtained a warrant to surveil Page - an oil industry adviser who served as the Trump campaign's foreign policy adviser with strong connections in Russian Federation - by presenting what has become known as the Steele Dossier - a document collected by former British spy Christopher Steele.

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  • Hotel left leaning precariously after 6.4 Taiwan quake
Hotel left leaning precariously after 6.4 Taiwan quake

A hotel and at least three other buildings collapsed in the city of Hualien as a result of the quake that struck early Wednesday, the National Fire Agency said. Kiwi Emily Clarke and two of her friends were staying near a beach just out of Hualien when the quake struck. Gas leaks, blackouts and rockfall were also reported.

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  • How long is the Super Bowl?
How long is the Super Bowl?

The teaser of the Etrade Super Bowl 2018 commercial shows an old man on duty as a lifeguard. The only other Super Bowls held in the north were in suburban Detroit at the Pontiac Silverdome in 1982 and in Minneapolis at the Metrodome in 1992.

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