Thursday July 20-th, 2017

State Workers Rally as Maine Government Shuts Down State Workers Rally as Maine Government Shuts Down

While some states routinely wait until the 11th hour or later and have measures in place to fund government until accords are reached, the consequences are much more stark in many other states. The budget was approved 34 to 1 in the initial vote Frid...

FBI Arrests Man, Believes Missing U Of I Scholar Is Dead FBI Arrests Man, Believes Missing U Of I Scholar Is Dead

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested a man in connection with the disappearance of a visiting Chinese graduate student last seen on June 9 in the University of IL campus, the media reported. "Our hearts are with the family of Yingyi...

Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel picks up straight after Avengers 4 Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel picks up straight after Avengers 4

Even as someone who tries to avoid Marvel as much as possible, I can agree that Holland is beyond charismatic and flawless for the role. The newest Marvel flick has similarities to the classic superhero story, but there were some differences compar...

Prince Charles, Camilla to honour Canadian soldiers who died in Afghanistan Prince Charles, Camilla to honour Canadian soldiers who died in Afghanistan

After inspecting the guard of Canadian Rangers, Charles made his way to a stage outside the legislative building for the official welcoming ceremony, which also included a stirring performance by indigenous throat singers. "Arriving here today brings...

Stock Trending Alert: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) Stock Trending Alert: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

The firm's 50 day moving average price is $4.73 and its 200 day moving average price is $6.19. They hope that the stock price will fall or that the company will fail and go bankrupt, leading the equity holders to ruin. For the current quarter J.C. ...

Texas Supreme Court throws out same-sex marriage ruling Texas Supreme Court throws out same-sex marriage ruling

Supreme Court invalidated part of the federal Defense of Marriage Act. "I'm extremely pleased that the Texas Supreme Court recognized that Texas law is still important when it comes to marriage ", Paxton said in a statement . According to the cou...

Trump pledges United States energy revolution championing 'clean, attractive coal' Trump pledges United States energy revolution championing 'clean, attractive coal'

We are really in the driver's seat". The US President also announced the "golden age" of the country's energy business and announced his intention to increase the exports of natural gas, oil and coal to the markets of Eastern Europe and Asia.

Two wounded after small plane crashes on Southern California freeway Two wounded after small plane crashes on Southern California freeway

The Los Angeles Times reports that Orange County Global Medical Center confirmed receiving multiple trauma patients from the crash. The twin-engine, six-seater aircraft was flying near the airport when it came "just short of the runway", the airp...

Man arrested for trying to drive into crowd outside French mosque Man arrested for trying to drive into crowd outside French mosque

The local sources say that the man was eyeing to drive the auto into the crowd but failed due to the multiple barricades placed in front of the local mosque. The French Interior minister Gérard Collomb said in a press release that the "exact motives"...

Vanderbilt Football Suspends 3 Players Involved In Botched Cell Phone Recovery Vanderbilt Football Suspends 3 Players Involved In Botched Cell Phone Recovery

Per Neysa, Daley sustained a gunshot wound to the leg. Coppet, meanwhile, had non-life-threatening wounds to his arms. As of Wednesday, there have been no arrests. In the parking lot, the group pulled up next to the seller's vehicle, and that's whe...

Same-s*x Marriage Legalised By German Parliament Same-s*x Marriage Legalised By German Parliament

Many social media timelines are full of rainbow colours today as Twitter users celebrate Germany's decision to legalise same-sex marriage. But she paved the way for the vote after saying on Monday that lawmakers could take up the issue as a "qu...

Trump wants America to be 'energy dominant.' Here's what that means Trump wants America to be 'energy dominant.' Here's what that means

At an Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) event this week, Perry said the study was created to address "politically driven policies, driven primarily by a hostility to coal" that he said "threaten the reliability and the stability of the gr...

Alton Sterling's Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alton Sterling's Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The suit, filed Tuesday in Louisiana state court, claims the two white officers who encountered Sterling, who is black, on July 5, at a Baton Rouge convenience store used unnecessary force. The family of Philando Castile , who was shot and killed ...

Statement on Federal Request for Wisconsin Voter Information Statement on Federal Request for Wisconsin Voter Information

Williams re-affirmed Thursday that successful voter fraud is rare in Colorado , and said he was happy that the federal government was seeking input from state officials on how to improve election administration. He also said he plans to suggest the ...

Charlie Gard's parents given more time before life support is turned off Charlie Gard's parents given more time before life support is turned off

Even so, the devastated parents had camped themselves out in Charlie's hospital room, vowing to spend every possible second with their son. A spokesperson for Great Ormond Street Hospital said earlier: "As with all of our patients we are not ab...

'I've got a solution:' No apology from John McEnroe to Serena Williams 'I've got a solution:' No apology from John McEnroe to Serena Williams

The 35-year-old tennis player is expecting her first child with fiance Alexis Ohanian but admitted she has done "nothing" to prepare for the impending new arrival and she can't believe how quickly time is passing. I don't want anything to go wrong ...

Marine Le Pen formally investigated in European Union funding inquiry Marine Le Pen formally investigated in European Union funding inquiry

Le Pen had twice refused summonses from authorities while campaigning, first for the French presidential election which she lost on May 7 to Emmanuel Macron , then for a lawmaker's seat in the French National Assembly which she won on June 18.

Multiple people shot inside NYC hospital; gunman down Multiple people shot inside NYC hospital; gunman down

There was no word on their conditions. Sources told the station that the gunman was wearing a white lab coat when he opened fire. The New York Times quoted a fire department official as saying three doctors had been shot. "Everything is on lockdo...

Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die Law Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die Law

The report found that 21 people died of underlying causes, while outcomes were undetermined for 59 individuals who received prescriptions . According to the report, between June 9 and December 31, 2016, 191 people who had six months or fewer to live...

Tour de France partners with Dimension Data to leverage machine learning, analytics Tour de France partners with Dimension Data to leverage machine learning, analytics

The Tour de France kicks off this Saturday July 1 in Düsseldorf , Germany , and concludes just over three weeks later at the Paris Champs-Élysées on Sunday July 23. This year, the solution will create and analyse over 3-billion data points duri...

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