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Syria conflict: Thousands prepare for prisoner exchange deal

It was not immediately clear if the evacuation will go ahead Monday as scheduled, or will be delayed, because the registration of thousands of Syrians who want to return home is taking longer than expected. The Lebanese army, which receives considerable US and British military support, did not take an active part in the Jroud Arsal operation, setting up defensive positions around the town of Arsal. Read More »

Acting DEA chief: Trump "condoned police misconduct" in speech last week

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I know that you would not. I don't imagine the email will endear Chuck Rosenberg to Team Trump, which makes it all the more notable that the acting DEA chief was willing to put his concerns in writing. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders later said Trump was joking when he said this. "I believe he was making a joke at the time", Sanders said Monday. Read More »

Officials inspect Kentucky governor's home; reporters barred

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Later Tuesday, a WAVE 3 News crew and other media outlets showed up at a previously scheduled PVA inspection at the home, but were presented with a letter indicating that the event did not constitute a public meeting. The overflight is connected to an ongoing local spat involving whether Gov. Bevin received what the Courier-Journal referred to as a "sweetheart deal" on the purchase of his mansion in Anchorage, Kentucky. Read More »

EPA to forgive $21M in Flint, Mich. debts

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The funds are the first installment of a four-year, $14.4 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to help build and maintain the Flint Lead Exposure Registry. "The more people who participate in the registry, the more powerful this tool will be for Flint and for communities everywhere that continue to suffer from preventable lead exposure". Read More »

Louis cop charged in 2011 death faces trial this week

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Smith sped away, prompting a chase. But Joyce said the only gun found in Smith's auto bore Stockley's DNA. Stockley's DNA - but not Smith's - was found on the gun, though Smith's DNA was found on a bag of heroin inside the auto, the prosecutor said. Read More »

Covered California health insurers announce 12.5% price hike

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Most exchange plan enrollees who receive tax credits may not feel the full brunt of the increases, because higher premium rates would also result in higher tax credits. Covered California, the state's insurance exchange, warned earlier this year that failing to guarantee those checks, known as cost-sharing reduction payments, would lead to significant cost jumps for 2018 health plans. Read More »

Business leaders object to bathroom bill

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While the Senate has passed 20 bills related to 18 items on Gov. Greg Abbott's agenda and the House has passed eight bills touching on four of his priorities, legislation has yet to hit the governor's desk. Almost two weeks after the start of the 85th Texas Legislature's special session Abbott is pushing items at the top of his list , from property tax reform to bathroom privacy. Read More »

Employee's Body Found In Cooler Of Cincinnati Pub

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Authorities have released the identity of a Cincinnati restaurant employee found dead in its walk-in cooler. Police say Chandler worked at the restaurant and pub in the Pleasant Ridge neighborhood Sunday night and appeared to have been in the cooler overnight. Read More »

Christopher Wray Confirmed as FBI Director

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The vote was 92 to 5. During his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Wray disputed Trump's description of the Russian Federation investigation as a "witch hunt". More than 30 senior former Justice Department officials, from both Republican and Democratic administrations, wrote to the Senate Judiciary Committee saying Wray has the qualities needed to do the job. Read More »

Jammu Bar Association expels Geelani's lawyer

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The NIA had on Sunday raided the house of Behl at Bakshi Nagar in Jammu and his ancestral house at Nowshera in Rajouri district on Monday, seizing four mobile phones, a tablet, other electronic devices, incriminating documents and financial papers. Read More »

Hospital Beds Evacuated After Cladding Concerns

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From this week, residents from 33 flats in the tower and 22 flats in Grenfell Walk which were least affected by the fire will be able to ask specialist teams to recover their personal possessions safely. Police investigating the Grenfell disaster said last week that there are grounds to suspect corporate manslaughter may have been committed . The statement added that colleges already have to follow a "range of strict fire-safety regulations" created to ensure buildings are as safe as ... Read More »

Missouri AG files motion against Backpage.com

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The Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act was authored by Senators Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and, in addition to Senator Corker, cosponsored by Senators John McCain (R-Ariz.), Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), Bob Casey (D-Pa.) Susan Collins (R-Maine), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), James ... Read More »

Maryland police officer shoots, kills person in Baltimore County

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The officer involved was an off-duty officer with Baltimore County Police , moonlighting as a security officer at the grocery store. The unidentified suspect got into the driver's seat of a auto as the officer confronted him in the store's parking lot, located at Rolling Road and Route 40 in Cantonsville. Read More »

Vandenberg set to test launch yet another missile this week

In a statement to ABC News , Air France said North Korea's missile test zones "don't interfere in any way with Air France's flight paths", and that the flight was operated "without any reported incident". The United States has about 450 Minuteman III missiles sitting on alert near Malmstrom Air Force Base in Great Falls, Mont.; Minot Air Force Base near Minot, N.D.; and F.E. Read More »

Scientific Games Corp (NASDAQ:SGMS) Director Sells $2643198.60 in Stock

Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price objective on Scientific Games Corp from $24.00 to $35.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday. These up or down trends are telling the direction of stock price on basis of moving averages. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.59) earnings per share. Read More »

Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU) Analysts See $0.88 EPS

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On February 17 the company was changed to a "Neutral" according to a Stifel Nicolaus report which is down from the previous "Buy" rating . The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) earned "Neutral" rating by Seaport Global Securities on Friday, April 7. Read More »

Kilmarnock sign forward Lee Erwin from Leeds

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The former Motherwell, Arbroath, Bury, and Oldham Athletic man will be looking to keep up his great scoring tally in the Scottish Premiership after netting five times in his final nine games for Motherwell. Lee McCulloch, the Kilmarnock manager, continues to rebuild his squad at Rugby Park, with Lee Erwin the ninth new player to arrive at the club this summer. Read More »

Crazy Volume Spikes for: QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

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Wellington Management Group LLP boosted its stake in shares of QEP Resources by 10.0% in the first quarter. TPH Asset Management LLC now owns 21,263 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $270,000 after buying an additional 4,963 shares during the period. Read More »

Investors Catching Stocks Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (FET)

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It has underperformed by 11.95% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $1.41 billion company. It was reported on Jul, 28 by Barchart.com . It now has negative earnings. The Firm operates through three divisions: Drilling & Subsea, Completions, and Production & Infrastructure. The stock of Forum Energy Technologies Inc (FET) formed a down wedge with $12.83 target or 5.00 % below today's $13.50 share price. Read More »

Bodoland Muslim student leader shot dead in Kokrajhar

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Volatile situation was also reported in some places along the National Highway 31. "The investigation is going on to nab the culprit". The ABMSU has demanded immediate arrests of the killers. "The state government should order a high-level probe into his murder", Badruddin Ajmal, chief of All India United Democratic Front, said. The student body has also called an indefinite BTAD bandh in protest against the incident. Read More »

NC bar owner jailed in Honduras on suspicion of trafficking cocaine

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Whereas Amanda went there to find a vacation home to buy, LaRoque ended up detained in Honduras due to confusion over a "Arizona Green Tea Diversion Safe Stash Can with Human Friendly Smell-Proof Bag" product that can be seen on Amazon . "I don't care. I'm not anxious about that". As ABC11 first reported Monday , Laroque's nightmare began over the weekend when she tried to board a plane to return to the United States after travelling to Honduras to look at property. Read More »

John Kelly Begins First Full Day On The Job

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Ivanka Trump and Kushner reportedly said they would follow Kelly's lead. Trump's deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh, a Reince Priebus ally, left the West Wing to work for "American First Policies", an outside pro-Trump group. Kelly will not succeed if Trump does not give him the authority to impose discipline and the president has shown no willingness to change the essentials of his style. Read More »

TRS Leader's Son Attacked Toll Booth Officials With Knife

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Manish, the son of M Laxmi Prasanna, a TRS leader and corporator of B N Reddy Nagar in Hyderabad , along with five friends has been arrested after a case under IPC section 307 was booked for assaulting toll booth employees. "How dare you ask me for money?" Manish and his friends not only attacked the manager but went on to chase other toll gate staff and attacked them with a knife. Read More »