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Euromillions jackpot victor sold in Ireland

D for winning this fantastic prize without even touching a ticket". What a great way for a player to end the year and start the new. The priest became Ireland...


Taiwan president warns Beijing against 'military aggression'

China has taken an increasingly hostile stance towards Taiwan since Tsai, from the island's pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, won presidential elec...


Pak Army warns USA against 'unilateral action' on its soil

The US President again singled out Pakistan for criticism when he announced his national security strategy in December 2017. The report says the latest stan...


Iranians protest against high prices in Mashhad

The protests in Kermanshah, the main city in a region where an quake killed over 600 people in November, took place a day after hundreds rallied in Iran's secon...


British American Tobacco (BTI) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

Delta Asset Management LLC TN boosted its holdings in British American Tobacco by 908.6% in the third quarter. The stock increased 0.20% or $0.1302 during the...


Mastercard Incorporated (MA) Stock Formed Double Top Chart Pattern. What To Expect?

It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. Saratoga Research & Investment Management increased its stake in Novo Nordisk Adr (NVO) by 1.95% based on its latest ...


Roger Federer's selfie with world's happiest animal will light up your day

Stayed calm under pressure, had some good moments moving forward and playing up in the court. "Whereas a year ago, I was like, "Ooh, I hope I'm going to be ab...


People prepaying property taxes before laws change

The change unleashed a flood of homeowners wishing to prepay their property tax bill before January 1, so that this year's tax rules would apply, allowing a h...


Andy Murray loses on comeback in Abu Dhabi

Unfortunately, the situation with the elbow has not changed for better since yesterday. Coach Jamie Delgado was Murray's practice partner on Thursday during a...


Russian Federation and Turkey Seal Deal on Controversial Missile System

The two countries had reached an agreement for the purchase, but have been discussing on a loan provided by Russian Federation. The deal is reportedly estimated...


Nikki Haley Named One of America's 'Most Admired Women'

The second-most admired woman was Michelle Obama . One percent of those surveyed named first lady Melania Trump their most admired woman , bringing her name i...


Yemen: Saudi-led alliance accuses United Nations official of bias

More than 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen since a Saudi-led military coalition began bombing the country in March 2015, aiming to curb the advances of I...


Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX) Downgraded to "Underweight" at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Before trading, trader, investor or shareholder must have an eye on stock's historical performance. Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) has risen 13.24% since D...


Man arrested after holding his family hostage in Rawalpindi

Police said Rahim was arrested after an exchange of fire. A policeman was also injured by the shooting and was shifted to DHQ Hospital. "His uncles went t...


Names released of 2 women, 2 children found slain in home

Police in upstate NY are investigating a quadruple homicide that one police chief is calling the most savage slayings he's seen in more than 40 years on the jo...


Gunman kills nine in attack on Egypt church

Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed told state television that the gunman was shot dead after killing nine people and wounding others, including a police o...


Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Research Coverage Started at Tudor Pickering

Following the acquisition, the insider now owns 3,500 shares in the company, valued at approximately $105,140. The number of shares now owned by investors are 1...


Moon Dismisses Sex Slavery Deal with Japan

It revealed an "undisclosed part" in the agreement announced on Dec 28, 2015: South Korea promised to make efforts to persuade comfort women advocacy groups a...


Ronaldo: Why I chose Man United over Real and Juventus

Ronaldo, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor, helped Madrid win a La Liga and Champions League double. I have to say thank you to my teammates, to my coach, to ...


Censor board suggestes changes to Padmavati including changing movie name

The modification details and CBFC's decision regarding the film have been shared with the producers-Viacom 18 Motion Pictures - and the director Sanjay Leela B...


Actor Parvathy files police complaint after torrent of cyber abuse

Parvathy recently won the best actress award at the India International Film Festival in Goa for her role in the Malayalam biographical drama Take Off . Parvat...


Gunmen kill 12 in Cairo church

The gunman had tried to storm the building when police shot him dead, police officials said. At least 29 Copts were killed on a bus en route to a monastery in c...


EPS for East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Expected At $0.91

It has underperformed by 0.42% the S&P500. After $2.07 actual earnings per share reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 81.1...


Deputy-CM Nitin Patel threatens to quit!

On Saturday, Hardik Patel waded right in the middle of the political drama playing out in Gujarat around Nitin Patel. The cracks in the new government were vi...


No more arrests of Women for flouting Islamic dress code in Iran

President Hassan Rouhani was re-elected this year under a wave of support from young people who favored his so-called "moderate" positions. But hard-liners ...


Nawaz Sharif to leave for Saudi Arabia tonight

Musharraf has been declared an absconder in various cases. He also promised that the government would bring Musharraf back to the country very soon. A day aft...


Australia add Agar for final Ashes test

Agar has taken nine wickets at an average of 45.55 in four Tests. Australia lead 3-0 in the series. He made his debut against England in 2013 and famously m...


Kabul blast kills 25 at Afghan Voice news agency, cultural center

The attack, on 38th anniversary of the Soviet invasion, occurred during a panel discussion at the Tabian Social and Cultural Centre - with much of the crowd com...


French movie about concert attack shelved after complaints

The petition would only need 10,000 more signatures to reach its goal, but the network has already announced that the film will not air . France 2 downpl...


Red Cross: 29 patients evacuated from Damascus suburbs siege

The patients were among a list of cases considered critical who were evacuated since Tuesday night from Eastern Ghouta, an area where the humanitarian crisis ha...


Royce & Associates LP Sells 19271 Shares of Associated Banc Corp (ASB)

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Enterprise Financial Services Corp increased its stake in Bb&T Co...


South Korea Holds Hong Kong Ship over North Korean Oil

The Lighthouse Winmore , which the USA recently called to be on a United Nations blacklist of ships involved with North Korea , was seized and inspected at th...


Putin says St. Petersburg supermarket bombing was terrorism

Putin's 2015 decision to intervene in Syria militarily on the side of President Bashar al-Assad has made Russian Federation a priority target for IS. Anna Mit...


Fiscal deficit breaches FY18 target at Nov-end

Moody's ratings upgrade came on the back of India's promise to keep government debt under control and meet fiscal deficit targets . Earlier this week, the go...


3 killed in shooting in Houston

Investigators say two people were shot to death inside the shop just before the gunman killed himself outside the building. He said police have contacted the fa...


Classified documents among newly released Huma Abedin emails found on Weiner's laptop

The email's release comes amid a slew of attacks from Republicans on special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Muell...


Top baby names in the province

According to preliminary data collected between January 1 and December 15 by Vital Statistics Agency B.C., Benjamin held a slight lead over the trio of Liam, Lo...


Snow warnings as temperatures plummet

The Met Office said delays to road, rail and air travel were "likely" and warned of possible power cuts. "Some delays to air travel are also possible". The RA...


'Imaginary state': National Basketball Association removes 'occupied' Palestine from website following Israeli outcry

According to the Jerusalem Post , the National Basketball Association gave website users the option to choose "Palestine - occupied territory" as their countr...


Meghan Markle's half-sister contradicts Prince Harry over family comments

She's getting in there and it's the family, I suppose, she's never had". Former royal butler Grant Harrold appeared on United Kingdom breakfast TV show Go...


Random drawing scheduled to break tie in disputed House race

Yancey's team stated in their letter "drawing names is the only resort" and "this Board has an obligation to resolve this election as quickly as possible..." Th...


Palestine's Pakistan envoy shares dais with Hafiz Saeed, India issues demarche

Palestine, however, has consistently voted against India on the J&K issue both in the United Nations and in the OIC for years, while criticising India's growing...


Botanica cancels New Year's Eve fireworks

In an attempt to attract more families to the event, the fireworks are scheduled to take place three hours earlier than usual. They will be available for sale u...


Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc (PTLA) Shares Sold by DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board holds 14,400 shares with $398,000 value, down from 81,600 last quarter. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Compan...


National Weather Service issues wind chill advisory for McHenry, Lake counties

Wind Chills are expected in the 30 to 40 below range throughout the weekend. Daryl Williams, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Norman, said...


Deputy who rescued boy from pond says he was desperate, numb

His family has called the boy's rescue and recovery a "Christmas miracle", according to the Associated Press . The father reported through the sheriff's of...


Mourning CHP Officers Conduct DUI Checkpoint in East Bay

It is now a ticketable offense to consume pot while driving or to have an open container of marijuana or weed product in the auto - which could constitute anyth...


China Caught 'Red-Handed' Letting Oil Into North Korea

The Chosun Ilbo , a prominent South Korean news agency, reported Wednesday that U.S. reconnaissance satellites in the region have spotted Chinese ships trading...


LS Investment Advisors LLC Buys 10891 Shares of Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)

The institutional investor held 10.69 million shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $65.35M, up from 10.43 million at the e...


Triple Talaq Bill likely to be tabled in Parliament today

She argued that the only difference from the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, was in the fact that the old Act had provision for a year...