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Gandhi defends mercy plea for Yakub Memon


I am here with all humility to place before the electors - the honourable members of Parliament - the aspirations of the people of India", he said. Gandhi, who filed his nomination on 18 July, claimed that the India of today is living in times of division and a "whole force" that is dividing our country is in action mode which spells danger to the future not just as a polity but as a nation and civilisation. Read More »

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.33 million shares versus an average volume of 1.52 million shares during last trading session. (NYSE: CAT ) by 17.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. Since February 14, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 1 insider sale for $280,924 activity. De Lange Bob bought $99,320 worth of stock. DICKINSON DANIEL M sold 3,884 shares worth $380,244. Read More »

UAE minister denies any hacking of Qatar


Prior to the dispute, Qataris could travel visa-free between the Gulf countries. After his visit to Riyadh , Le Drian will go to Kuwait and the UAE to attempt mediation. The agreement between Doha and Washington was signed during U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson's four-day mediation mission to try and end the rift between Qatar and its neighbours, now in its second month. Read More »

Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY) Institutional Investors Sentiment Change


It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500. Cathay General Bancorp ( CATY ) formed wedge down with $34.54 target or 7.00% below today's $37.14 share price. The company was upgraded on Thursday, February 2 by PiperJaffray. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at Read More »

Lok Sabha adjourned till noon


Amid the ruckus, the Speaker tried to conduct the Question Hour. Opposition members from Kerala created a ruckus in the House on farmers' issues and sought to discuss the reports about a BJP leader in Kerala allegedly taking bribes in lieu of promising Medical Council of India recognition for a private college. Read More »

'Legion' Season 2 Details Revealed at Comic-Con Panel!

Stevens fondly remembered his conversation with his fellow actor, calling Stewart his dream casting for the role: "Oh god, Patrick Stewart takes a lot of beating, and he did seem interested. Legion is produced by FX Productions and Marvel Television, with FXP handling the physical production. And depending on how much more Hawley and co. Read More »

Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday

Teva Pharmaceutical now has $32.09 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.52% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $30.86. About 889,310 shares traded or 51.46% up from the average. The firm has a market cap of $6.66 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.00 and a beta of 1.32. The Company offers the following comprehensive selection of merchandise: (1) equine, livestock, pet and small animal products, including items necessary for their health, care, growth and containment; ... Read More »

SUV hops curb on Upper East Side, strikes and critically injures pedestrian


Officials say the Chevy Surburban, driven by a 40-year-old man, jumped the curb and slammed into the building. Cellphone video shows the woman injured and motionless at the entrance of the store. "She was on the floor laying down, she wasn't moving, she was bleeding, gushing blood", said Carlos Medina, a witness. "He hit so many things going through there and it was just boom, boom, boom, boom, boom", Briggs said. Read More »

Tennessee unemployment rate at lowest in recorded history


The strongest growth was in construction, which has grown by more than six percent - three times faster than the rest of the jobs market. Numbers for county unemployment rates will be released next week. June's unemployment rate is largely due to declines in the seasonally adjusted labor force, according to a release from the governor. Total employment is also on the rise. Read More »

Vandals damage cars in movie theater parking lot

That 40-second long recording was later posted on an Instagram account. Video posted to Instagram showed the men jumping on the hoods of vehicle, doing flips and somersaults. In addition to the social media video, police are also reviewing surveillance footage from the parking lot where this occurred. Just moments later, people exited the theater to discovered the damaged cars. Read More »

Aperio Group LLC Boosts Position in McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC)

Winslow Evans And Crocker Incorporated, Massachusetts-based fund reported 392 shares. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 7,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Under the Professional segment, Toro creates professional turf, landscape and lighting, rental and specialty construction, snow and ice management, and agricultural products. Read More »

Malloy, tribes ink amended agreements that include third casino


The tribes are also expected to make a $30 million payment to the state for the ability to operate the casino. Malloy legally signed the bill into law in June 27. MGM lost one round in court, but continued Thursday to vow that it will not give up the fight. "As such, we will continue to pursue all legal remedies", Uri Clinton, senior vice president and legal counsel for MGM Resorts, said in a statement. Read More »

OJ Simpson granted release from Nevada prison in October


Bruce Fromong , one of the dealers, testified on Simpson's behalf on Thursday, saying his "friend of nearly 27 years" deserved a second chance. Simpson parole today after a roughly 75-minute hearing in which the former National Football League star appeared via video conference from the Lovelock Correctional Center in Las Vegas and answered parole commissioners' questions. Read More »

Short Interest in Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) Increases By 4.9%

On May 5 JP Morgan left the stock rating at "Neutral" and moved down the price target to $24.00 from $49.00. ( CAR ) have 83.34 million outstanding shares now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. Read More »

Alpha Cubed Investments LLC Increases Position in Visa Inc


The fund owned 19,429 shares of the credit-card processor's stock after buying an additional 6,498 shares during the period. Nicolet Bankshares Inc. increased its stake in shares of Visa by 0.3% in the first quarter. Visa's payout ratio is now 33.00%. Visa announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Thursday, April 20th that allows the company to repurchase $5.00 billion in shares. Read More »

Woman carjacked in DeLand church parking lot, police say


Peter's Catholic Church, 359 West New York Avenue, at about 8:15 a.m., according to DeLand city spokesman Chris Graham. One of the men reportedly grabbed the woman's auto keys and ran to the vehicle with his crime partner. They took her keys and she tried unsuccessfully to stop them, grabbing the steering wheel. Investigators said the victim, Maraquita Steinmetz, of DeLand, was on her way to daily mass when she was attacked. Read More »

Infinera Corporation (INFN) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.08

Institutional investors now hold around $1.38 billion or 83.1% in INFN stock. 02/10/2017 - Infinera Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Instinet. The Business's portfolio consists of the Infinera DTN-X Family, the Infinera DTN platform, the Infinera Cloud Xpress Family, the Infinera XTM Series, the Infinera XTG Series and the Infinera FlexILS platform, addressing long-haul, subsea and metro networks end-to-end. Read More »

US Lifts Ban on Laptop Computers on Incoming Foreign Flights


Enhanced security measures for all foreign flights arriving in the United States were unveiled on June 28 by U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly . "They're particularly anxious about laptops and anything really larger than your cell phone or smartphone". "There will be more thorough passenger vetting", Lapan told NPR . Read More »

Montana firefighter killed fighting forest fire


Kelli Matthews, a spokesperson for Grayback, said as the crew was getting lined out to begin work on a small fire the top broke out of a burning tree and struck Mr. "He turned into a great player, a great teammate and a captain for us". Mr. Johnson was a sophomore at Montana State University in Bozeman. At least a dozen large fires have ignited across Montana amid a heat wave that has dried out timber and grasslands. Read More »

Firefighters revive a dog after a house goes on fire


Jack the dog appeared lifeless when he was brought out of the house, but rescuers worked to revive him using the masks that are specifically created to resuscitate pets. He added: "We pulled the dog outside and it appeared very lifeless". "We administered oxygen via a pet O2 mask that was generously donated by a couple of Girl Scouts just past year". Read More »

What Happens to Health Care in California If Obamacare Stays In Place?


Mike Lee of Utah and Jerry Moran of Kansas. McConnell said that the events of Tuesday "have demonstrated that Republicans by themselves are not prepared at this particular point to do a replacement". He called Democrats "obstructionists" for not supporting the measure. She is another senator who said "no" Tuesday to repealing the ACA without a replacement. Read More »