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Stock performance Watch: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Mason Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $459.21B market cap comp...


PM Modi & President Kovind give state welcome to Jordan's King Abdullah II

His speech was also seen as showcasing India's ability to fight extremism to the worldwide community, as well as a domestic political message. King Abdullah ...


State of Emergency Declared in Maryland

The winds will be strong enough to cause damage and power outages. The National Weather Service said that strong winds and heavy rain would continue across ...


New Zealand spy agency confirms assassination attempt on Queen Elizabeth

According to the recently released documents from the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI-6) obtained by the website Stuff , the teenage assassin posed a r...


'Oldest tattoo' found on 5000-year-old Egyptian mummies

It's believed Gebelein Man's tattoos of a wild bull and Barbary sheep reflected his power or strength. Tattoos have previously been found on mummies from lat...


Fire kills 24 people in drug treatment centre in Azerbaijan

The blaze was attributed to a short circuit. President Ilham Aliyev attended the scene, along with Interior Minister Ramil Usubov. Offiicals said 34 peopl...


Federal Bureau of Investigation counterintelligence officials are now investigating Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump arrives to visit U.S.A House on day sixteen of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea, Feb. 25, 2018. The hotel...


Chhattisgarh: 12 naxals, 1 Greyhound Commando killed in encounter

One greyhound constable was injured in the operation. Sushil Kumar , a junior commando of anti-Maoist force, the Greyhounds, was also killed in the encounter...


Donald Trump is against gun control, NRA says after meeting president

Trump had been cautiously weighing changes to gun laws since a gunman killed 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida , on Feb 14, igniting a wave of n...


Couple arrested, kids lived in a box for years

At around 11 a.m. on Thursday, deputies with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department arrived to the plywood shack in a remote area and found trash, deb...


Putin boasts of new nuclear weapons with animation of Florida nuclear strike

Nauert noted that with an election coming up, Putin was "playing to the audience" when he played videos showing the missiles. The 65-year-old said he ai...


Scaife has 19, victor as Rutgers women top Purdue in Big Ten

When these teams met four weeks ago, IN jumped out to leads of 11-2, 17-3 and 22-6 en route to a 22-point triumph. The Scarlet Knights had a nine-point lead w...


United States permanently cuts staff at Cuba embassy

The embassy also halted regular visa operations past year and is only offering emergency services to US citizens. Those affected reported hearing a high pitch...


Last Word: Did Oakland Mayor's ICE warning pay off?

Of the total arrests, 180 were either convicted criminals, were issued a final order of removal, failed to leave the USA, or previously were deported and return...


President Trump Voices His Displeasure With Attorney General Sessions

Sessions usually opts not to respond to such criticism, but in this case he did. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby , R-Ala., said Wednesday he would not stick aroun...


Tis' the Season: Rome Gets Snow for First Time in Six Years

As temperatures fell to their lowest level this winter across much of Europe, snow made a rare appearance in Rome on Monday, paralyzing the Italian capital for ...


Venezuela presidential election postponed to May

Romero and Rodriguez attended a press conference Thursday at the National Election Council, or CNE , where its chief Tibisay Lucena announced the agreement...


Armenia scraps normalization deal with Turkey

Current president Serzh Sarkisian nominated Armen Sarkisian as the ruling Republican Party's pick for president on January 19. Ninety lawmakers voted in f...


Mama Boko Haram says Dapchi girls are doing fine

It also called on the Federal government to interrogate the entire security apparatus in Nigeria with intent to detect moles and possible collaborators among ...


Infantino says women will 'soon' be allowed at games in Iran

Iran has detained 35 women for attempting to attend a football match on Thursday, March 1. The Saudi Arabian Football Federation in January 2016 prohibited S...


MAPPED: These are the areas in Britain most at risk

Schools could close, passengers have been told to contact their airlines before travelling to airports, and train companies have warned of major disruption al...


United Kingdom police detain three suspects in explosion attack

The incident on Hinckley Road follows the explosion in Boston, Lincolnshire, in 2011 which killed five Lithuanian men and was caused by an illegal vodka factory...


Landmark catch in Florida's pay-for-python program

The Conservancy of Southwest Florida has documented what is believed to be the largest predator-to-prey ratio by a Burmese python. Oh, deer. A hungry Burmes...


Anthony Scaramucci: White House morale 'terrible,' more will leave

Though Hicks had no prior political experience, she became Trump's primary spokesperson and dealt with an avalanche of press questions and requests during the c...


USOC CEO Scott Blackmun stepping down

Blackmun was highly regarded and viewed as a stabilizing force in an organization previously troubled by chaotic leadership. The Lansing State Journal , part o...


South Korea has Called on the North to Give up Nuclear Weapons

Yun, 63, has been at the center of shaping the administration's policy toward North Korea since day one. His statements follow President Trump's comments e...


Melania Trump got green card through program for people with 'extraordinary ability'

U.S. first lady Melania Trump arrives to host a luncheon with governors' spouses at the White House in Washington , U.S., February 26, 2018. She was not engag...


Police question Netanyahu for five hours over corruption

The company has denied wrongdoing. "In a Facebook video posted shortly after the interrogations concluded, Netanyahu, speaking for himself and his wife, pro...


2 nonstudents shot dead at Central Michigan University, suspect at large: School

Sources told the Free Press that the victims are believed to be the shooter's parents. Davis had been taken to a local hospital on Thursday night after an app...


United Kingdom sets out stance for new trade ties with EU

But she acknowledged for the first time that Britain may face trade barriers as a result of Brexit: "The reality is we all need to face up to some hard facts"...


UN Demands Full Ceasefire In Syria Not Short Pauses - Envoys

The 47-nation body is expected to decide Friday morning whether to hold an "urgent debate" about the crisis of violence in the rebel-held region east of Damascu...


Rocket launch scheduled Thursday afternoon from Cape Canaveral

The start was given at 17:02 on the East coast of the U.S. (00:02 Friday Kyiv time). After liftoff, GOES-S will follow a similar formula - ascension to geosta...


Trump calls Alec Baldwin's SNL impression 'terrible' in latest tweet attack

Twenty-five minutes later, at 6:08 a.m., the president tried again. The actor took shots at the President, questioning the future of his presidency and poki...


Kerala advocate files case against Grihalakshmi magazine for featuring breast-feeding model's picture

As the talks of the cover photo grew, many noted that it seems to be the first time an Indian magazine has published a cover image of a woman breastfeeding. A...


Warriors talk African American museum, stay mostly mum on politics

SEAT PLEASANT, MD - AUGUST 17: The community welcomes home 2017 NBA Champion MVP Kevin Durant , center, who plays for the Golden State Warriors August 17, 2...


In Afghanistan explosion: foreign convoy attacked

Much of the centre of Kabul is already a zone of concrete blast walls, razor wire and police checkpoints, but security has been tightened even further in the ...


Woman Arrested For Poisoning Lookalike With Cheesecake

Rikers Island Inmate Viktoria Nasyrova gives an emotional interview at prison in New York (Picture: The Mega Agency)'The woman ate the cheesecake, fell ill...


Georgia lawmakers punish Delta over NRA position

Now you might wonder what Delta's executives knew about the NRA on February 14 that they didn't know on February 13. He then took the opportunity to urge Bast...


Bihar BJP leader accused of mowing down 9 schoolchildren surrenders

RJD leaders demanded immediate arrest of the BJP leader on charges of drunken driving, resulting in the death of nine children and alleged that prohibition nor...


Eight Turkish Soldiers Killed, 13 Injured In Clashes In Afrin, Syria

However, in late 2014, the USA began arming the YPG as an ally on the ground under the pretext of fighting Daesh. Shortly after, a second statement announce...


Middle school suspends dozens of students after walkout

Close to 3,000 went back to Marjory Stoneman High School for classes, two weeks after a former student opened fire and killed seventeen people on campus. Studen...


Maryland Set for Big Ten Tournament

But the next year Iowa and its 13 league brothers play here in a Big Ten tourney? Nebraska shot 55 percent against MI in the only meeting of the season be...


Bihar: Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular quits NDA to join Grand Alliance

Manjhi had demanded that his party should get at least one Rajya Sabha seat from Bihar which was not accepted by the BJP following which he made a decision to l...


Burkina Faso: Gunmen attack French Embassy, army headquarters in Ouagadougou, say police

Reports recently said that police had surrounded one of the attackers at a market. "Several were killed outside and inside the premises", Mr Korbeogo said. Th...


Kelly Says He Was Aware of White House Clearance Problems Last Year

Porter's two ex-wives accused President Donald Trump's former staff secretary of years of relentless verbal, emotional and physical domestic abuse - all of wh...


Cross border shelling: Two army men injured in Mankote sector

The Pakistan Army had fired and shelled forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Sunderbani, Nowshera and Khour sectors of Rajouri and Jammu distr...


Parties announce candidates that qualified for primary election

Hogan is uncontested in the primary, but the Democratic field is stacked: former NAACP president and CEO Ben Jealous, Prince George's County Executive Rushern B...


Storm 5 Alert Issued Ahead Of Expected Flooding

A major nor'easter pounded the East Coast on Friday , packing heavy rain and strong winds as residents from the mid-Atlantic to ME braced for coastal flood...


Trier Eligible to play vs. Stanford

Trier previously tested positive for a banned performance-enhancing drug in September of 2016 and missed the first two months on Arizona's 2016-17 season. Rob...


Kohl's same-store sales growth tops expectations

Rand Wealth LLC's holdings in Kohl's were worth $1,022,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. It has underperformed by 9.54% the S&P500. Therefor...