• House passes bipartisan budget deal, ending government shutdown after 5 1/2 hours
House passes bipartisan budget deal, ending government shutdown after 5 1/2 hours

Paul can hold the vote until 1 a.m., and his aides tell CBS News' chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes that he intends to do so. The Senate voted 71-28, reports CNN . "I'm not advocating for shutting down the government ". But Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget , points out the obvious,...

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  • Puerto Rico Articles, Photos, and Videos
Puerto Rico Articles, Photos, and Videos

Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. President Trump signed the bill Friday morning. In addition, the aid package includes $2.36 billion to provide disaster assistance for Florida's citrus industry and other major agricultural losses incurred because of the 2017 hurricanes and wildfires.

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  • Malcolm Turnbull authorised parliamentary job for Barnaby Joyce's girlfriend
Malcolm Turnbull authorised parliamentary job for Barnaby Joyce's girlfriend

A spokesman for Mr Joyce has contradicted that account. A critic of the Turnbull Government, Campion said he hopes Joyce "can find a respectable job" and referred to the Prime Minister as "Mr Talkbull". "The fact is you know of their existence", she said. News reader Brooklyn informed Kyle that Mr Joyce's new lady love is 17 years his junior,...

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  • Stock's Stunning Activities: OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)
Stock's Stunning Activities: OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)

The stock of Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) has "Sell" rating given on Monday, August 31 by Northcoast. ( NASDAQ : OSUR ) on Wednesday, August 24 with "Buy" rating. Global Payments Inc (NYSE:GPN) was reduced too. Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 1.10 that indicates if HPE lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for bo...

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  • US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal
US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

The deal is expected to pass the Senate early Friday morning, despite Paul's standoff. Essential government functions will continue regardless. Democrats have sought to link the federal funding debate to a permanent solution for hundreds of thousands of "Dreamer" immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children.

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  • Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony
Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony

But, the record-breaking 1,218-drone flight wasn't live at the opening ceremony , just like the ones that flew at Lady Gaga's Super Bowl halftime show - it was pre-recorded in advance - although a smaller group of 300 drones did make a live appearance at the ceremony.

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  • Northwestern garages open during Evanston snow parking ban
Northwestern garages open during Evanston snow parking ban

During that time, anyone can park inside our garages for free, and all parking access gate arms will be raised throughout the snow emergency. Parking on all city streets is prohibited. Monday's plan came after the city ran into problems with compliance during a 12-inch snowfall on January 22 that put the city under a snow emergency for much of th...

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  • Eaton Vance (EV) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.21
Eaton Vance (EV) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.21

During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.12 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Eaton will post 5.14 EPS for the current year. Jefferies maintained Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) rating on Thursday, February 1. Bernstein downgraded the shares of ETN in report on Monday, November 2 to "Market Perform" ratin...

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  • Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) PT Lowered to $36.00
Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) PT Lowered to $36.00

The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Stifel Nicolaus. Jefferies maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Thursday, May 25 with "Buy" rating. On 6/16/2017 Barry F Schwartz, Director, bought 10,000 with an average share price of $36.44 per share and the total transaction amounting to $364,400.00.

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  • Russia Reduces Visa Duration for North Korean Workers to One Year
Russia Reduces Visa Duration for North Korean Workers to One Year

The resolution stated all countries must send North Korean workers back home within 24 months, with the aim of cutting funds to Pyongyang attempting to stop the regime from the development of its nuclear weapons program. North Korean workers are confirmed to be heading back to their country at an airport in the Far East city of Vladivostok, while c...

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  • Senator Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal
Senator Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

Negotiated between the Senate's Republican and Democratic leaders, the funding bill appeared to have ample bipartisan support for passage in both houses of Congress. As for Paul's famous lawn fight, federal prosecutors said last month they are seeking a 21-month prison sentence for the man they said tackled him in a dispute over a pile of brush.

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  • 'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift
'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift

The season finale of " Ellen's Game of Games " at 8 p.m. landed a 1.9/7 and 7.7 million viewers. It will still wind up the most-watched television program for the year. The out-of-home metric for the Super Bowl was calculated based on viewership of the NBC broadcast. "We will continue to utilize "out of home" reporting throughout the Winter Games, ...

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  • Accident or murder? A look at some court cases involving fatal shootings
Accident or murder? A look at some court cases involving fatal shootings

Even if the jury does not find Stanley deliberately caused Boushie's death, Burge said they could still find him guilty of manslaughter if they conclude he was negligent in his handling of the pistol. "It just went off", he said. "It's a tragedy, but it's not criminal", Spencer said. Burge disputed that Stanley believed the firearm was empty an...

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  • Rand Paul holding up vote to keep government open
Rand Paul holding up vote to keep government open

The 240-186 vote came in the pre-dawn hours, putting to bed a five-and-a-half hour federal freeze that relatively few would notice. This photo taken on November 29, 2017 shows Sen. In a letter to fellow Democrats, Pelosi reminded them that she will vote against the government spending bill. Many lawmakers on both sides had issues with the deal as...

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  • Imran to address rally in Lodhran today ahead of Feb 12 by
Imran to address rally in Lodhran today ahead of Feb 12 by

The PTI Chairman added that Punjab Police gunned down 870 people during the tenure of CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. "We did not come out on the streets like Nawaz Sharif did", he said. Ali has been directed to appear before the district election commissioner in his office at 2:00pm on February. A total of 1,043 polling booths have been set up at the ...

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  • Militants attack Army camp in Jammu, two injured
Militants attack Army camp in Jammu, two injured

The district administration has asked schools within 500 metres of the camp to remain closed. Terrorists had hurled a grenade at the camp which houses a unit of the Rashtriya Rifles. They have been cornered in one of the family quarters. 2 injured, one Hawaldar & his daughter. The area has been cordoned off and operations are underway to flush ou...

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  • #VredeDairy: List of Public Protector's findings and recommendations
#VredeDairy: List of Public Protector's findings and recommendations

Roy Jankielsohn, on 12 September 2013, 28 March2014 and 10 May 2016. There were no Guptas mentioned, no political principals disciplined, and no comprehensive investigation into the Vrede dairy project. The report recommends that the Premier of the Free State province "initiates and institutes disciplinary action against all implicated officials ...

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  • Heavy Rain Likely This Weekend, Flooding Possible
Heavy Rain Likely This Weekend, Flooding Possible

The rain will pick up between 9 PM and 11 PM around Huntsville, Madison, Decatur, Athens, Florence, Guntersville, and Fort Payne, as well as the rest of Madison, Limestone, Lauderdale, Marshall, and Dekalb counties. This will depend on where exactly some of the heavier rain bands set up. "Many rivers and streams are still running at elevated leve...

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  • Senate and House pass massive budget agreement ending government shutdown
Senate and House pass massive budget agreement ending government shutdown

The bill was expected to pass, but vote counts remained unclear Friday morning. I can't.in good faith, just look the other way because my party is now complicit in the deficits. Rand Paul was in the news for a scuffle, it involved a neighbor who's admitted tackling him in his yard over a lawn dispute. House GOP leaders Ryan, Majority Leader Kevi...

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  • Puerto Rico wins back-to back Caribbean Series titles
Puerto Rico wins back-to back Caribbean Series titles

If the U-S House goes along with the U-S Senate's budget deal it will make a big difference in our viewing area. Last week, the Massachusetts Senate passed a supplemental budget that includes $15 million for school districts educating students from Puerto Rico and the U.S.

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  • Trump Meets FBI Director Friday to Discuss Release of Democratic Memo
Trump Meets FBI Director Friday to Discuss Release of Democratic Memo

But congressional Democrats and Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC, who helped draft the GOP memo , have said it shouldn't be used to undermine the special counsel. "The truth is that they (Democrats) are covering up that Hillary Clinton colluded with the Russians to get dirt on Trump to feed it to the FBI t...

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  • Conman who lied about family's tower block death jailed for 21 months
Conman who lied about family's tower block death jailed for 21 months

Nguyen was born in Vietnam, has been in the United Kingdom since the 1980s, is not a British citizen and has 17 aliases. He has already spent seven months in custody, meaning he could be released in mid-May. "The last time I saw my son and wife was on the 12th floor", he said during an interview. But he was tripped up when it was revealed there w...

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  • Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa calls Rahul Gandhi an 'Election Hindu'
Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa calls Rahul Gandhi an 'Election Hindu'

Briefing about party's parliamentary meet, according to a leading daily, BJP minister Ananth Kumar said that their party president Amit Shah said Rahul Gandhi's style of politics is undemocratic and therefore he tries to make such kind of disruptions during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech.

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  • Larry Nassar Victim Speaks Out Again - Has Major Question About Former Coach
Larry Nassar Victim Speaks Out Again - Has Major Question About Former Coach

Daily catcalling, whistling, looking people up-and-down and other, similar behaviors have led men - and especially authoritative figures - to believe they are entitled to do whatever they please to other humans. They apparently did not talk much. Strampel, who supported Nassar after the Indianapolis Star broke news of the former USA Gymnastic...

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  • Pggm Investments Raised Its Equity Residential Sh Ben Int (EQR) Position
Pggm Investments Raised Its Equity Residential Sh Ben Int (EQR) Position

Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK)'s latest quote $53.95 $-1.6 -3.92% will find technical support in $52.3 a share and a breakdown below this region would be a significantly bearish signal for Overstock.com, Inc. Richard C Young & Limited reported 87,150 shares. Caprock Gp Inc accumulated 32,804 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Oppenheimer maintained L...

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