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Duterte threatens to end peace talks after attack

The clandestine party also noted how workers' rights and communities have generally suffered while paramilitaries operate with impunity in their harassment of Indigenous Lumad people. Duterte suspended formal peace talks in May after both sides failed to resolve a dispute over a rebel order for fighters to step up attacks. The conflict-torn city in the southern Philippines has been witnessing intense clashes between Filipino forces and Islamist militants after the government imposed a ... Read More »

EasyJet Q3 Revenues Climb; Lifts FY17 Profit View


Budget airline easyJet announced on Thursday passenger flying rights will be " secure " after Brexit , in its quarterly trading update for the three months to 30 June. The company said that it now expects profit before tax for the full year to be in the range of £ 380m to £420m. Total revenue in the quarter grew by 16 per cent to about £1.39bn. Read More »

Burundi Robotics Team Missing After US Competition


The team's mentor, Canesius Bindaba, said he thought the teens had attended closing ceremonies for the FIRST Global Challenge competition Tuesday, which began at around 5:30 p.m. The competition's webpage about Team Burundi shows the six team members posing with the country's flag and says the youth are the top-achieving students in the capital city, Bujumbura. Read More »

Texas police find 75 pounds of liquid meth in degreaser jugs


Officers said that when they asked about narcotics trafficking, Ayala refused to let them search the auto, which her 4-year-old daughter and another 23-year-old were also in. In a mirandized interview, the suspect told investigators this was her second arranged methamphetamine delivery, both of which were coordinated by an unidentified man near her Loredo home. Read More »

US, European police say 'dark web' markets shut down


Known as AlphaBay , the marketplace on the dark Web was where users whose identities were masked could engage in substantial buying and selling of illicit goods. "This is likely one of the most important criminal investigations of the year - taking down the largest dark net marketplace in history". AlphaBay's founder, Alexander Cazes, was arrested in Thailand, and US officials successfully negotiated his extradition to the early July. Read More »

Trump Regrets Hiring Sessions After Russia Probe Recusal


In the same interview , Trump said a special counsel "should never have been appointed". The US president described Sessions' actions as "extremely unfair - and that's a mild word - to the president ". The probe has further intensified after Trump's eldest son Donald Jr. recently admitted to having met a Russian lawyer ahead of the presidential election. Read More »

Trump's one-on-one with Putin was a blunder


New details emerged of an additional conversation between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, earlier this month. Veselnitskaya knows him well. It's a lapse in judgment. The Trump administration can persevere with their tactic that the storm surrounding Russian Federation is simply a "witch hunt", but as the evidence mounts, their claims that each incident is isolated, and unimportant, look flimsy. Read More »

$2M of liquid meth found in woman's auto


Authorities say they quickly became suspicious about the suspect. Ayala told them that she worked for a doctor and was supposed to be in Dallas the next morning, but she couldn't name her employer, the goal for the meeting or the specific location of it, KVUE reports . Read More »

Trump criticizes states withholding voter info


For the record, 44 states have refused to turn over some or all of the data that Trump's voter fraud commission requested, so his claim that more than 30 states have turned over their data is false. "Let's suppose that the commission determined there was a certain number of votes cast by ineligible voters, you still won't know whether those people who are ineligible voted for Trump or Clinton or somebody else", he said. Read More »

Please get your act together — European Union to Britain


British police may be prevented from receiving information from their European Union counterparts unless the government reaches a data-protection agreement as part of its Brexit package, a panel of lawmakers warned . Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain's Brexit negotiating position is just as strong as it was before last month's election, when her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority. Read More »

Wizz Air Holdings PLC (LON:WIZZ) Receives "Neutral" Rating from BNP Paribas


Therefore 41% are positive. With 3,500 avg volume, 4 days are for Intricon Corporation (NASDAQ:IIN)'s short sellers to cover IIN's short positions. They set a neutral rating and a GBX 1,700 ($22.20) price objective on the stock. As per Thursday, December 3, the company rating was maintained by Goodbody. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at Read More »

Vladimir Putin off-limits in Hollywood due to Russian hacking concerns


The movie was reportedly going to be set in the 1970s, but director Frances Lawrence made a decision to keep the story's premise and change the period to a modern-day setting. "That's a certain way to be targeted [for retaliation]", he added. But Grandview Management's Jeff Silver said Russian Federation will be the hot topic for the next few years in the movie industry. Read More »

OJ Simpson Could Be Granted Parole Today. Watch His Hearing


O.J. Simpson is headed for a parole hearing in Nevada today after serving nine years for a botched armed robbery. The earliest he could be released would be October 1, 2017. There will be no black and white stripes for Simpson. He eventually surrendered at his Brentwood home. Judge Lance A. Ito allowed cameras in the courtroom, granting the public a front row seat. Read More »

Kuwait expels Iranian diplomats over terror cell


Kuwait on Thursday ordered the expulsion of about 15 Iranian diplomats after the emirate's top court convicted a "terror" cell of links to the Islamic republic, a government source said. They were convicted by a lower court early a year ago but acquitted on appeals several months later and set free. Kuwaiti courts convicted members of the so-called "Abdali cell" of working for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement. Read More »

Clinton more unpopular than Trump


The tweet came amid a particularly nasty back-and-forth between Trump and Cruz over their wives, in which Trump threatened his opponent ("Be careful, Lyin' Ted, or I will spill the beans on your wife!) and Cruz responded "Donald, if you try to attack Heidi, you're more of a coward than I thought". Read More »

Murder, robbery and violence on the rise


There were 723 homicides recorded by police, an increase of 1,489 on the previous year, but this includes the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster, the ONS said. "This government is failing in its duty to keep our streets safe", Liberal Democrat MP Ed Davey told The Guardian. "Despite promising to protect budgets, they continue to cut funding even as a senior figures in policing line up to warn they are overstretched and struggle to cope with demand". Read More »

Man kills 820-pound hog in his front yard


Seago tells that he and his daughter spotted the massive hog in their yard in Samson after the family's pet Schnauzer started barking. "It was not a good situation". Seago said he didn't have any regrets about killing the hog, which had tusk-like teeth that were 6 inches long. According to the Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources, feral hogs in Alabama pose a serious threat to native wildlife. Read More »

Sports Iwobi Scores as Arsenal Beat Bayern Munich


Petr Cech's skills are as good as they can get as he denied Robert Lewandowski , David Alaba , and Muller as Munich were dominating possession. Both teams made a numerous amount of changes as the Bavarian brought on their on-loan forward James Rodriguez . Read More »

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (AFSI) Shares Sold by AQR Capital Management LLC

Shares of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. TheStreet cut shares of AmTrust Financial Services from a "b-" rating to a "c" rating in a research report on Monday, May 1st. The original version of this piece can be accessed at Read More »

Cheong Jun Hoong wins historic gold at Fina World Championships


Malaysian diver Cheong Jun Hoong made us proud once again after she nabbed a gold medal in the women's 10 metre platform event at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships in Budapest yesterday. "Of course it is a dream come true", Jun Hoong told The Star . "It's unexpected and unbelievable", she added. "I have focused only for myself and I watched the scoreboard after the last dive of Si Yajie, so I realised my win only at that moment". Read More »