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USA calls for new nuclear weapons as Russian Federation develops nuclear-armed torpedo USA calls for new nuclear weapons as Russian Federation develops nuclear-armed torpedo
- February 04, 2018

President TrumpDonald John TrumpSchiff: Nunes gave Trump "secretly altered" version of memo Davis: "Deep state" existed in '16 - but it elected Trump Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call: report MORE on Friday applauded the new policy , which follows months of analysis that he ordered past year. (more...)
Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending missile alert Hawaii man says he's devastated about sending missile alert
- February 04, 2018

Gov. Ige, whose response to the incident was also called into question, said there was certainly need for improvement in the procedures and said changes had been implemented so there would be no repeat of the January 13 incident. Reporter: But it took almost 40 minutes for the alert to be retracted. "I was 100 percent sure that it was the right decision, that it was real", the man said. (more...)
Syria militants down Russian plane, capture pilot: monitor Syria militants down Russian plane, capture pilot: monitor
- February 04, 2018

Regime forces, backed by Russian airstrikes, have captured almost 100 villages from rebels since late October in Hama and Idlib provinces. A video circulating on social media shows a lifeless body of a man, his face stained with blood, as bearded gunmen stand around him. (more...)
Spurs, Rockets square off in Texas showdown Spurs, Rockets square off in Texas showdown
- February 04, 2018

They will hope to keep this good form going when they host the Rockets on Saturday. There is still a long way to go before the playoffs, and potentially the Finals, but this is clearly the best Rockets team in a long time . The former seventh overall pick in the 2008 Draft played just 10 minutes in Tuesday's 114-107 win over the Orlando Magic and was held out of Thursday's victory over the San Antonio Spurs entirely. (more...)
FBI Reviewing Second Trump-Russia Dossier FBI Reviewing Second Trump-Russia Dossier
- February 03, 2018

Grassley last week said they had also written a memo about Steele for public release, but the Federal Bureau of Investigation has blocked it, "falsely" arguing it contains classified information. Trump could fire Rosenstein and then Mueller today, and it wouldn't matter. Mueller recently said he meant to interview Trump in the next few weeks, and Trump stated that he would be willing to do it under oath. (more...)
Harley-Davidson shutting down plant Harley-Davidson shutting down plant
- February 03, 2018

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Harley-Davidson, Inc.is 70.4%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 22.9%. The brokerage presently has a "hold" rating on the stock. Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $3.03 million activity. In a transaction dated October 25, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $48.36, raking in a sum of $940,457. (more...)
Republican congressman threatens dreamers invited to hear Trump speech Republican congressman threatens dreamers invited to hear Trump speech
- February 03, 2018

A representative wrote on Gosar's Twitter account that the congressman had asked the authorities to "consider checking identification" of all attendees and arrest anyone using fraudulent social security numbers and identification. She worked in canneries and in the fields, he said; today Reyes works as a "bilingual eligibility specialist", helping elderly and disabled people figure out if they qualify for government services like Medicaid and food stamps. (more...)
Trump's approval ranking jumps 10 factors in 1 month Trump's approval ranking jumps 10 factors in 1 month
- February 03, 2018

The president's rating had hovered around 40 percent point for months before tumbling toward the end of 2017. Other polling corroborates this positive momentum. According to the poll, 55% of voters thought Trump was successful in carrying out his legislative agenda - an increase of 13% from December. Democratic overperformance in special elections, the of promising candidates, and a wave of retirements among congressional Republicans in the last few months has played into a narrative of a ... (more...)
No. 5 men's basketball beats Penn State after being down double digits No. 5 men's basketball beats Penn State after being down double digits
- February 03, 2018

A double-digit scoring run in the first quarter gave Ohio State momentum as the Penn State women's basketball team fell, 94-64, on Wednesday evening inside Value City Arena. Mitchell has 3,125 points for her career. Two More in Double-Figures - Sierra Calhoun and Alexa Hart each reached double-figures with 12 points on the night. (more...)
Todd Ricketts tapped to lead RNC fundraising after casino mogul resigned Todd Ricketts tapped to lead RNC fundraising after casino mogul resigned
- February 03, 2018

RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel told Fox News on Tuesday that, "if [Wynn] is found of any wrongdoing", the party will "absolutely return 100 percent of that money". "Our strong fundraising numbers reflect voters' optimism and continued support as President Trump fulfills his promises to the American people", McDaniel said Wednesday in a statement . (more...)
McCollum sets Trail Blazers record with 28 first-quarter points McCollum sets Trail Blazers record with 28 first-quarter points
- February 03, 2018

In the first quarter against Chicago, McCollum established a club record by scoring 28 points, a mark previously held by Lillard ... "I'm not into chasing records, man". "I was thinking, I hope I don't have to go back in", McCollum said. He finished 18-for-25 from the field before sitting out the fourth quarter. Afterward, they said it was a bruised left quad. (more...)
ASIO Steps In To Secure Documents ASIO Steps In To Secure Documents
- February 03, 2018

The so-called Cabinet Files revealed for the first time other embarrassing lapses in information security. "So the communicating of them, any of those documents that were labelled top secret, would come under an aggravated offence with a maximum penalty of 20 years for the journalist and potentially other people in the media organisation for communicating those documents". (more...)
2 students shot inside LA school, student suspect arrested 2 students shot inside LA school, student suspect arrested
- February 03, 2018

Los Angeles Police Lt. Chris Ramirez noted the semiautomatic weapon used in the incident has since been confiscated. A 30-year-old woman suffered a minor injury in the chaos after the shooting, officials said. "Then I moved away from her because I was a little bit scared". On Friday morning, LAPD officials addressed parents at the school. Dr Aaron Strumwasser, at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, said: "I think he will do fine..." She said she never saw a gun. (more...)
TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of rain and snow showers TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of rain and snow showers
- February 02, 2018

Friday will be cold and windy. Wind gusts of between 30 and 40 miles per hour will make for wind chills in the single digits and teens for most of the day. Rain and snow will end well before sunrise on Monday . Southwest wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Southwest wind around 7 miles per hour. (more...)
Rajasthan And West Bengal Bypoll Scorecard: Congress 3, TMC 2, BJP 0 Rajasthan And West Bengal Bypoll Scorecard: Congress 3, TMC 2, BJP 0
- February 02, 2018

In a formidable showing, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress wrested the Noapara Assembly seat from the Congress on Thursday and was all set to retain the Uluberia Lok Sabha seat with a huge margin even as the BJP emerged its main challenger. (more...)
State of the Union Address Remained Vague on Infrastructure Plan Specifics
- February 02, 2018

Black congressional Democrats were stone-faced. "That led into what should have been the most bipartisan part of the speech", Stiles said. In the opening lines, "he refers to a "tide of optimism ... Our motto is 'in God we trust.' And we celebrate our police, our military, and our incredible veterans as heroes who deserve our total and unwavering support. (more...)
City of Columbia Plans Events to Celebrate Black History Month City of Columbia Plans Events to Celebrate Black History Month
- February 02, 2018

Du Bois, Woodson became in 1912 only the second African-American to receive a doctorate degree from Harvard University - as well as the first person whose parents were former slaves to receive a doctorate in history from any institution. (more...)
First time after 1982, rare 'Super blue blood Moon' spotted First time after 1982, rare 'Super blue blood Moon' spotted
- February 02, 2018

Millions of people witnessed a once in a blue moon occurrence early this morning. A full moon rises behind blocks of flats in north London, Britain. About three or four times a year, the full or new moon happens near the time of perigee. An estimated 5,000 visitors flocked to The Observatory at the Science Centre Singapore to use one of 11 telescopes set up to catch the rare lunar eclipse. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation has 'grave concerns' about releasing Russian Federation memo Federal Bureau of Investigation has 'grave concerns' about releasing Russian Federation memo
- February 02, 2018

The FBI statement came the day after Trump was overheard telling a congressman that he " 100 percent " supported release of the four-page memo, which was drafted by Republicans on the House intelligence committee. He added that the Democratic memo has not yet gone through the full vetting process. After those complaints, Wray reviewed the memo over the weekend. (more...)
Qatar Airways agrees to financial disclosures in spat with U.S. carriers Qatar Airways agrees to financial disclosures in spat with U.S. carriers
- February 02, 2018

Within two years, Qatar is expected to also disclose significant new transactions with other state-owned enterprises and "take steps to ensure that such transactions are based on commercial terms". For the route restrictions, Qatar will agree not to begin flying fifth freedom flights to the US, a feature of its competitor Emirates Airline's route network. (more...)
U.S. missile defence test fails off Hawaii, officials say U.S. missile defence test fails off Hawaii, officials say
- February 02, 2018

A secret U.S. military test to shoot down an incoming missile has failed, according to reports, raising concerns about the threat posed by North Korea . A Department of Defense spokesperson would only acknowledge to CNN that the test occurred, not whether it failed. A live-fire missile defense test conducted early Wednesday in Hawaii was unsuccessful, according to multiple media outlets. (more...)
Wynn Resorts shares fall as board investigates allegations Wynn Resorts shares fall as board investigates allegations
- February 01, 2018

MA gaming regulators will meet in public Wednesday to discuss "serious allegations of misconduct" by Steve Wynn, whose Wynn Resorts is developing a $2.5 billion resort casino outside Boston. Wynn's seat at his company's Board. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Wynn sexually harassed several women. The media outlet wrote that multiple former and current employees at Wynn Resorts have accused the casino mogul of varying degrees of sexual misconduct . (more...)
Minutes After SOTU, GOP Rep. Asks Trump to 'Release the Memo' Minutes After SOTU, GOP Rep. Asks Trump to 'Release the Memo'
- February 01, 2018

If Trump decides to release the memo , it could be made public as early as the afternoon of January 31. Nunes asserted Wednesday that "it's clear that top officials used unverified information in a court document to fuel a counterintelligence investigation during an American political campaign". (more...)
Kelly: Trump will release House GOP memo 'pretty quick' Kelly: Trump will release House GOP memo 'pretty quick'
- February 01, 2018

The House intelligence committee voted along party lines on Monday to release the document and the White House is now reviewing whether it should be made public. FBI Director Christopher Wray, a Trump appointee, reportedly informed the White House that he opposed the memo's release because it "contains inaccurate information and paints a false narrative", according to Bloomberg . (more...)
Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) Quits Politics Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) Quits Politics
- February 01, 2018

His Upstate South Carolina seat is safely Republican - President Trump won it by a 25-point margin. Gowdy, who leads the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , is the tenth GOP committee chairman to announce his departure this election cycle. (more...)

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