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Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) receives consensus rating of 1.70

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About 20.03 million shares traded. Alibaba Group has a 52 week low of $102.60 and a 52 week high of $206.20. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, August 22 by Atlantic Securities. Several analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. The firm has "Buy" rating by Rosenblatt given on Wednesday, September 9. Read More »

Chicago Pulls Out Of Joint US Bid To Host 2022 World Cup

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The united bid plan calls for 10 matches in each of Canada and Mexico with 60 of the 80 games in the new expanded 48-team tournament format to be held in the U.S. Place Stadium. FIFA's World Cup will return to the NY area, Los Angeles and Mexico City - and could visit Miami, Toronto and Seattle for the first time - if a combined North American bid wins the hosting rights for soccer's showcase event in 2026. Read More »

Trump welcomes Irish prime minister to White House

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Mr Varadkar has said efforts should be redoubled after Easter . to resolve the political deadlock at Stormont. Following the meeting the Taoiseach said Mr Trump told him it was an issue very much on his mind. Donald Trump has pledged to find a solution for the thousands of undocumented Irish living in the US. On Wednesday, DUP leader Arlene Foster warned the Irish prime minister that it is not appropriate for him to chart the future of negotiations at Stormont . Read More »

Malcolm Butler opens up about being benched in Super Bowl LII

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That tension apparently reached it's breaking point in the Patriots' Super Bowl LII loss to the Philadelphia Eagles . "I wouldn't want to spoil what he's got cooking, but I most definitely say he has some good things brewing up. Instead, he's poised to cash in as one of the highest-paid defensive stars signed in free agency. "From the custodians to Belichick, all the way to Mr. Read More »

Several people taken to hospital following university bridge collapse

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The bridge under construction was expected to open to foot traffic next year. Vehicles were also reportedly stuck underneath the bridge. "They were screaming", she said. The average age of a bridge in the USA is about 42 years. "We thank all of the agencies that are out here supporting these efforts", added Juan Perez, director of the Miami-Dade Police Department. Read More »

Georgia "stocking strangler" denied clemency on eve of execution

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Wednesday, the state's parole board denied a request for clemency for the death row inmate. Seven died and two were injured. Prosecutors have consistently said the same man carried out all nine attacks. The arguments in the clemency petition have previously been raised in court filings, and lawyers for the state have consistently disputed their validity. Read More »

Philippines withdraws from International Criminal Court

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He also cited the supposed failure of the previous government to publish the treaty in the Official Gazette or newspaper of general circulation as reason why it is "not effective nor enforceable" in the Philippines . Duterte, known for his tough language, previously said he was ready to face the ICC and answer all the allegations against him. He even said he would prefer a firing squad than life in jail. Read More »

Nest unveils video doorbell, Yale smart lock, and temperature sensor

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For example, your heating may not turn on despite an upstairs room getting cold, or if your Nest is in a colder part of the house then it may turn the heating on despite most rooms already being at a comfortable temperature. Your indoor cameras turn off to protect your privacy, and your thermostat turns up to make you cozy. Ask Google to arm Nest Secure. Prior to that, Amazon also purchased Blink , a smart camera and video doorbell company. Read More »

Syrian Army Conducts Exit of Residents in East Ghouta

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It's the third aid convoy to enter Douma since the military operations in Eastern Ghouta started late last month. State TV showed interviews with people crossing the front, in which they said the Ghouta insurgents had not let them out before. Read More »

Illinois State Police looking for two missing toddlers, believe they're in danger

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Two Markham children who were missing since Wednesday were found safe Thursday afternoon. Police say the children were taken by their father, Lynn Washington, 40, and last seen in Harvey, Illinois. The suspect, their father, Lynn Washington, "is considered armed and risky based on his criminal history and [the] investigation". Chief Sanders said: 'She was in the auto and it was a domestic incident involving him and her, and she wound up getting shot'. Read More »

United Nations receives $100M in new funding for Palestinian aid after USA cuts

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Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah called on Thursday for increasing support to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) to address the financial crisis it has been facing as a result of the unexpected U.S. UNRWA continues to face a budget shortfall of $350 million for 2018 even after the latest funding pledges. The US had been UNWRA's largest donor, supplying almost 30 percent of its budget. Read More »

Paul Manafort Faces Life In Prison + 300 Years

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The 46 page long motion filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia quotes Manafort's attorney Kevin Downing saying his client had been threatened with additional indictments and "faces a game of criminal-procedure whack-a-mole" by the Special Counsel, "whose massive resources he can not possibly hope to match". Read More »

Trump to Unveil Massive 'Package of Tariffs' Against China

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The proposed tariffs are based upon findings from an investigation by U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer which was formed to determine whether China's practices are discriminatory or restrictive for U.S. We should go back to these talks now". A U.S. International Trade Commission investigation from 2011 found that IP theft cost U.S. producers almost $26 billion in losses in 2009 on copyrighted material alone. Read More »

$115 Million In Kinross Gold Bars Fall From Plane In Eastern Russia

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Residents of Yakutsk, Russia, were in for an interesting morning on March 15 when a cargo plane accidentally dropped its valuable cargo all over the runway and the surrounding areas due to a malfunctioning door. According to local news reports , at least three tonnes of gold worth a stunning $378 million was scattered across the tarmac. A police spokesperson said that there were five crewmembers on board the plane and none of them were hurt in the incident. Read More »

Saudi Arabia pledges to create a nuclear bomb if Iran does

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The news channel's report also noted that the inner workings of the Saudi royal family can be hard to decipher, while a missing wife of a Saudi king could go unnoticed for some time as wives are rarely seen in public. Saudi Arabia wants initially to build two nuclear stations as part of its medium term program to wean itself off oil. Saudi Arabia, a key U.S. ally, has been a signatory to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons since 1988. Read More »

With eye on ICC, Israel state comptroller whitewashes 2014 Gaza war conduct

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The Israeli army said at the time that soldiers fired "warning shots" at a number of Palestinians approaching the border fence "in a suspicious manner" but could not confirm Palestinian casualties. Israel reported that no one was injured from the terrorist-caused explosions. In February, two Israeli soldiers were seriously wounded and two others moderately and lightly wounded when a planted device was detonated on the border fence of southern Gaza. Read More »

Hakoora encounter: Third militant was from Hyderabad, claims outfit

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Telangana Police on Wednesday said that one of the three militants killed in an operation at Hakoora, in south Kashmir, on Monday night came from Manuguru, in Bhadradri Kothagudem district of Telangana , reported Indian Express . "He landed in Kashmir in the same month and joined Al-Qaedas Kashmir unit, but his leaning is said to be towards ISIS, said a top police official from J-K". Read More »

Austin police get 370 suspicious package calls, find…

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The Killeen Police Department is warning residents to use caution when opening packages delivered to their homes. The first victim, Anthony Stephan House, was killed on March 2. An online fundraiser set up by community members says Mason had been preparing for his morning workout with his mother, Shamika, when the package left outside their home exploded. Read More »

Red Cross chief travels with aid convoy to Syria's rebel Ghouta

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The correspondent saw a man in the entrance of a building, crying over the bodies of his two dead children. The Britain-based Observatory said government troops were now in control of the eastern half of Hammuriyeh. "For eight days, we have co-ordinated with the soldiers, telling them we want to get the civilians out", he said. To slow down the Syrian army's gains, the militants have been shelling those safe routes to keep the civilians in Eastern Ghouta as human shields. Read More »

Corbyn condemns Salisbury attack

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After May expelled 23 diplomats and suspended high-level contacts with Russian Federation, he urged her to "retain a robust dialogue with Russian Federation, in the interests of our own and wider worldwide security". "And that is why we are fully supporting the expulsion of 23 diplomats", she told the Daily Mirror. "It's something they haven't even tried to do - so, therefore they have to face the consequences". Read More »

YouTube prankster bags jail term for killing boyfriend in failed stunt

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Under the terms of the plea bargain, Minnesota Judge Jeffrey Remick said Perez would serve a 180-day jail term. Perez will only serve 90 days of the sentence , and the remaining 90 will be stayed for three years. "His idea, not mine". Mr Ruiz had shown her a book he had shot with the same gun to demonstrate that the bullet did not go through the entire volume. Read More »