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Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM)

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Calamos Wealth holds 0.19% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc . The Company's shares were trading -12.46% below from the 52-week high price mark of $123.55 and 24.63% above from the 52-week price bottom of $24.63%. The company says that it expects earnings per share for the year to range from $4.75 to $4.80 . More notable recent Philip Morris International Inc . Read More »

Trump attributes spike in United Kingdom crime to 'radical Islamic terror'

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The report only briefly mentions terrorism and does not use the term "radical Islamic terror", which Trump quoted on Twitter. He appeared to tie the report to his efforts to restrict travel into the United States, tweeting, "we must keep America safe!" Keith Hunter, of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, also mentioned growing threat from terrorism when discussing the figures. Read More »

Kidnapper Evans changes plea to 'Not guilty'

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Evans and his co-accused changed their plea after the state represented by the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), Titilayo Shitta-Bey told the trial judge, Justice Hakeem Oshodi that the prosecution amended count two of the earlier charge to reflect the current state of the law. Read More »

Building Collapse Kills Eight People In South India

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The crew members of the TNSTC were sleeping in the building, constructed in 1952, when the collpase happened around 3.30 am, killing them on the spot, they said. Palaniswami said he had directed that the entire relief sum, including for the injured, be provided from the Chief Ministers Public Relief Fund. State Transport Minister MR Vijayabhaskar is reaching Porayar soon to visit the incident site, officials said. Read More »

Schiff slams Central Intelligence Agency chief for 'minimizing the significance' of Russian election meddling

Former U.S. intelligence officials voiced concern over Pompeo's statement. Pompeo "is the most political Central Intelligence Agency director since Bill Casey" during the Reagan administration, the former official said. Clapper could not be reached immediately for comment. "North Korea is close enough in their capabilities, and from the point of view of United States policy we should behave as if we are on the threshold of achieving them", said Pompeo. Read More »

Trump warns Democrats about opposing tax plan

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Hatch said Trump spoke to Democrats more than to Republicans during the session. "So when you're cutting taxes across the board, it's very hard not to give tax cuts to the wealthy with tax cuts to the middle class". Brown's office said that he presented two bills to Trump that the senator believes would ignite a tone of a bipartisan spirit on tax reform . Flake's comments echo other members of the GOP , who have said in recent days that the Republican Party in its current form could be ... Read More »

Hawaii Judge Is Right To Keep Fighting Oppressive Travel Bans

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But if you're feeling déjà vu, resist it. State seal of Hawaii , the state that filed the first lawsuit challenging Trump's second travel ban, and today secured a ruling against the third version. It appears that the other federal judge taking up the ban right now - Judge Theodore Chuang in Maryland - is accordingly more skeptical of the arguments that this is just a "Muslim ban" in sheep's clothing. Read More »

Five killed as SUV plows into crowd in Ukraine's Kharkiv

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The police have confirmed the earlier witnesses' reports that the SUV hit the pavement following a collision with another vehicle. The dead included a 15-year-old schoolgirl. In charging the woman with safety violations, the police statement appeared to be ruling out any extremist involvement in the crash. If charged and convicted of causing the crash, she faces up to 10 years in jail. Read More »

Building infrastructure without flouting environmental laws: PM Modi in Kedarnath

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We are striving to build quality infrastructure in Kedarnath. "We need more corporate support to work on the development of the country". Kedarnath will be modern, but all the old traditions and ethos will be preserved. "Let's compete with each other to perform better than each other towards developing tourism and a green environment", he said. There is so much that the Himalayas offer to the people. Read More »

North Korea urges Australia to dump Donald Trump

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Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop revealed she had received the letter, which is believed also to have been sent to a number of other parliaments around the world. Speaking to 3AW Radio on Friday, Turnbull said the letter "doesn't actually say anything about Australia so much, it's basically a rant about how bad Donald Trump is". Read More »

Spain to Revoke Catalan Autonomy on Saturday

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Thousands of people took part in a candlelight rally in Barcelona on Tuesday, in support of two jailed Catalan leaders. Perez has admitted concern at the political crisis sweeping Spain amid Catalonia's drive for independence. If lawmakers do agree to trigger Article 155, it would be a move unprecedented since Spain returned to democracy in the late 1970s. Puigdemont had already failed to meet an earlier deadline to clarify whether his administration had officially declared ... Read More »

Trump Dossier Firm Officials Refuse to Testify

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And indeed, conservative media figures are arguing that these stories make Democrats and the Federal Bureau of Investigation look at the very least hypocritical on Russia, and at worst like Russian patsies themselves. Those responsible for the dossier, though, have said little since it was published by BuzzFeed News in January, after it was previously passed into the hands of then-President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump . Read More »

No recording of call to soldier's widow

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It was reported last night that Trump told Ms. Johnson that her husband - who was killed earlier this month in Niger - knew what he "signed up for". Mr. Trump tweeted early Wednesday that he had "proof" to disprove Wilson's claim, but Sanders on Wednesday said the White House doesn't have a recording of the call. Read More »

Trump issues warning to McCain after senator's tough speech

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McMaster's comments came after McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, complained that the Trump administration was being less transparent with Congress than the Obama administration had been. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) said on Thursday that before the news of the ambush, they had nearly no knowledge about what U.S. Special Forces were doing in Niger at all. Read More »

Congressman Pat Tiberi Of Ohio Won't Seek Re-Election

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Today, it is with a humble and thankful heart that I announce I will not be seeking reelection. "While I have not determined a final resignation date, I will be leaving Congress by January 31, 2018". It was due to their pursuit of the American Dream that made it possible for me to serve 17 years in the halls of Congress representing my home. He was reportedly weighing a campaign to challenge Democratic Sen. Read More »

LAPD investigating alleged Harvey Weinstein sexual assault

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By cutting all ties with Harvey Weinstein and his namesake company! As one source connected to the company tells TMZ, "I haven't seen this much anger EVER in this business". Los Angeles Police Department said on Thursday that it is investigating a 2013 sexual assault allegation against movie producer Harvey Weinstein . Read More »

Teddy Bridgwater will have 'no physical limitations' in practice

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Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Wednesday they plan to ease him into practice with a few plays and not over-work him. We have to appreciate his confidence here. "I have to continue to put the work in on the practice field and show the training staff or the higher authority that eventually I can get back to the player I was". Read More »

Mufti Qavi arrested on way to Jhang after fleeing court

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But on Wednesday, the judge rejected Qavi's request for an extension in his pre-arrest bail after lawyers, representing both the parties, presented their case. Mufti Qavi managed to flee the court but later in the day was arrested on the highway from Multan to Jhang. While expressing trust over the court in getting justice, Qavi said that he has no connection with the murder. Read More »

US Carrier Patrols Off Korean Peninsula in Warning to Pyongyang

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Another day, another threat by North Korea to stage an "unimaginable" strike on the USA amid tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. He has dubbed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un " Little Rocket Man " and threatening "fire and fury" as Pyongyang continues to pursue a nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Forecasters: Too soon to make winter call for Long Island

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This forecast for a mild winter across more than half the country doesn't mean the snow will stay away completely, however. Federal meteorologists are predicting that the northern United States will be cooler and wetter this winter than a year ago, while the southern part of the country will be warmer and drier. Read More »