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Traders Alert - Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA)

The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.07. Wedbush analyst J. Dix now expects that the brokerage will earn $0.49 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast o...

Milo Yiannopoulos says he's coming back to Berkeley

The disturbances were a fiery reminder of the university's history as a cradle of the 1960s anti-war movement-and a sign of the sharp tensions pitting the country's mostly left-wing student body against a far-right minority. Well here's a hot take ...

Will missteps undercut public confidence in a new course on health care?

President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress have vowed to repeal and replace Obamacare, but have not agreed yet on what the replacement will look like. The Native American Health Care Act gives tribal members access to care in rural areas and ...

Trump can't take credit for Friday's jobs report

Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. The report said non-farm payroll employment jumped by 227,000 jobs in January after climbing by a revised 157,000 jobs in December. Mixed signals on future hiring: USA employers have added jobs for 7...

Iran slams 'provocative' USA warning over missile test

A senior adviser to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the Islamic Republic will not be deterred by USA threats after President Donald Trump said Iran is "on notice" following its latest missile test . The sanctions were said to ha...

U.K. Parliament to debate petition seeking to ban Trump visit

Lord Ricketts, who was permanent secretary at the Foreign Office from 2006-10, said it was unprecedented for a USA president to be invited for a state visit in their first year in the White House. In the United Kingdom - more than one million peopl...

Former UN chief Ban says not running for president of South Korea

Ban, 72, returned to South Korea on January 12 after serving 10 years as United Nations secretary-general. Ban's star power had declined in an intense political climate, reeling from impeachment charges against President Park Geuyn-hye, the Journal...

Sean Spicer sounds like a Holocaust denier

That is the only possible result of the brouhaha over what should have been an anodyne statement commemorating last week's International Holocaust Remembrance Day. We can never forget the fate of the countless number of Jews whose lives could have be...

Farage branded a liar in European Parliament as he defends Trump

Nigel Farage was silently mocked by a Labour MEP as he launched a strong defence of President Trump's travel ban and accused European Union leaders of "anti-Americanism". Trump's travel ban, which temporarily bars nationals from seven countries with ...

Underwater Filmmaker Missing Off Florida Keys

Tuesday, after a diving excursion near Alligator Reef in the Florida Keys. Coast Guard crews were joined by officers from the U.S. Navy, FWC and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office in the search. Cangemi said the emergency call about Stewart came fr...

I Am Sure Mulayam Will Campaign For Us: Akhilesh Yadav

On the contrary, Akhilesh claimed that father Mulayam Singh will campaign for the party in the polls. With Akhilesh Yadav now heading the party, this alliance is also a launch pad for him into UP politics as a seasoned politician who fought all odds ...

Saudi King Agrees With Donald Trump To Support Syria, Yemen Safe Zones

Egypt is still recovering from the Arab Spring and fighting terrorism, both at home and along its borders, Jordan is on the front line of the refugee crisis bordering both Syria and Iraq and the UAE's economy is built on foreign economic involvemen...

Toronto sign to be dimmed in honour of Quebec mosque victims

In addition to the six who died, five were in critical condition and 12 others suffered minor injuries, University of Quebec Hospital Centre spokeswoman Genevieve Dupuis said. "This is another senseless act of violence that can not be tolerated", Spi...

Iran Tests Another Ballistic Missile in Violation of UN Resolution

Fox's report cited US officials in reporting that the missile test was carried out Sunday at a site near Semnan, about 150 miles east of Tehran. The Khorramshahr medium-range missile flew about 600 miles before exploding in what was called a failed...

United Nations refugee agency hopes resettlement resumes soon to US

According to the Refugee Processing Center, approximately 85,000 refugees were resettled in the United States in the 2016 fiscal year, making it the top resettlement country in the world. Amnesty International warned the move could have "catastrophic...

U.S. raid kills 40 in southern Yemen

AQAP reported that the operation took place in al-Bayda governorate, which borders Shabwa, SITE said. Five al-Qaeda operatives were killed by US airstrikes earlier in January, according to US Central Command. The gunbattle in the rural Yakla dist...

Rebel Hamon wins Socialist ticket for French presidentials-partial results

He won 36 percent of the vote in the primary's first round last Sunday with Valls second with 31.5 percent. As prime minister from 2014 to 2016, he was on the front lines of France's response to gun and suicide-bomb attacks that killed 147 people in ...

Kaspersky Lab's top investigator reportedly arrested in treason probe

Novaya Gazeta cited unidentified sources as saying Mikhailov was arrested during a meeting with other FSB officers in Moscow, and was taken from the room with a sack over his head. The Moscow Times - an English-language weekly newspaper based in ...

Kim Jong Un touts North Korea construction as victory over sanctions

The North's leader conducted an inspection of the construction site of Ryomyong Street before the Day of the Sun, the birthday of the country's founder Kim Il-sung which falls on April 15, according to the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).

As Trump and GOP Descend on Philadelphia, Protests Erupt In the Streets

Here's Alexander in an exchange with Georgia Congressman Tom Price, Trump's nominee for Health and Human Services secretary, at a recent hearing. In addition, activists have urged Philadelphians who oppose the Affordable Care Act repeal to wear bla...

US President Donald Trump invites Israeli PM Netanyahu to White House

Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke via telephone on Monday. Israel has approved hundreds of new settlement homes in occupied East Jerusalem , after the staunch pro-Israel US President Donald Trump took office. "They also ...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Schulz as chancellor candidate

Asked by the Die Zeit newspaper whether he was stepping aside because of a poll showing that the party rank-and-file overwhelmingly believed Schulz would have a better chance in the general election, Gabriel said: "Yes". "Martin [Schulz] is a...

High Risk Of Severe Thunderstorms Today

Sunday , and both people inside the home were pronounced dead at the scene. Bullard said she awoke before dawn Sunday to the sound of hail pounding the roof. "These storms have resulted in loss of life, numerous injuries and extensive property da...

'El Chapo' lands in USA to face charges

The Sinaloa smugglers also helped fuel an epidemic of drug abuse in the U.S.in the 1980s and "90s, the prosecutors said". When Guzman got off a plane in NY, "as you looked into his eyes, you could see the surprise, you could see the shock, and to a...

Barack Obama Sends Final Tweets to America as POTUS

President Donald Trump was sworn in yesterday amidst celebrations and protests in one of the more colorful and controversial inaugurations in recent history. "That's why we want to hear from you", he added. On Friday, he also unveiled a new webs...

Nebraska unemployment rate steady at 3.4 percent in December

The unadjusted USA rate was 4.5%, up slightly from a revised 4.4% in November, but down from 4.8% a year earlier. Nonfarm employment grew by 8,194 over the year. Over the year, manufacturing employment rose by 500. The private sector has added ba...

North Korean ICBM test looking more likely, says South

North Korea may be preparing to test-launch at least two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) soon, South Korean media reported Thursday, citing military sources. The announcement came amid a renewed threat from Pyeongyang to launch ICBM. Som...

Tall shopping center collapses in Tehran after massive blaze

At least 38 people have been injured by a fire that caused a high-rise building in Iran's capital, Tehran, to collapse. "It is mostly a commercial building", Iranian state TV said, referring to the structure, which is more than 50 years old.

SA should condemn The Gambia democracy crisis: Human rights centre

Current President Yahya Jammeh, who has ruled the Gambia for 22 years, at first said he would accept December's election results. New president of The Gambia, Adama Barrow, has returned to the country, after his swearing in ceremony at their embass...

25 dead in Italy avalanche

Emergency workers were able to speak to the survivors and have called for helicopters to evacuate them after more than 40 hours under the rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano, in central Italy. In other parts of the Abruzzo region and its surrounding areas ...

Jallikattu Ban: Tamilians In Mumbai Hold Protests

As the agitation grows across Tamil Nadu, protesters from Madurai to Chennai join in, they also demand banning on PETA. While the ban on Jallikattu was what held them together, numerous protesters at Marina Beach said their anger was the result...

Nigeria Sends Warship to Gambia as President Jammeh Declares State of Emergency

In a broadcast on state-run TV, Jammeh said the public emergency would last until the Supreme Court ruled on a complaint his political party filed a week after the election, citing voting irregularities. His mandate is due to end at midnight (midni...

OPEC output inches down after November deal

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures for delivery in February rose 0.21 percent to $52.48 a barrel, while March Brent crude on London's ICE Futures Exchange gained 0.70 percent to $55.47 a barrel. But in the past few weeks,...

This Week in Trumpkinland: Is the CIA Attempting a Coup Against Trump?

Brennan admitted that it is a right and a responsibility of the U.S. president to question the conclusions of his intelligence services, but in this case, he estimated Trump was out of line. If he doesn't have confidence in the intelligence communit...

Honour killing family given capital punishment by courts

However, his defense lawyer still proclaims his innocence and says that it was a wrongful conviction. The Anti Terrorism Court, who had heard the case, gave its decision on Monday, imposing the death penalty on the mother Nasreen. Hundreds of women...

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Trump plans return trip to the Middle East with President of Egypt

Trump met today with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt to build on their recent engagements and continue efforts to strengthen the United States-Egypt strategic partnership. ...

Central Intelligence Agency hunts for traitor after American spies are executed by Chinese

The breach was considered particularly damaging, with the number of assets lost rivalling those in the Soviet Union and Russian Federation who died after the betrayals of spies Al...

Troops Kill 13 Boko Haram Terrorists, Arrest 10 In Lake Chad

Meanwhile witnesses said four civilians out hunting for food near a displacement camp in the northeast were beheaded by suspected Boko Haram militants. "Our joy is never complete u...

Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn before inauguration

Why did it then take 18 days for Flynn to be fired - a step that only took place when The Washington Post reported he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his calls with R...

Syrian negotiator calls USA strike 'terrorism' and a 'massacre'

As long as the US keeps backing anti-regime insurgents in Syria and is willing to attack pro-regime forces as part of that support , there will be a danger that an incident l...

U.K. Minor Parties Slam 'Extreme' Brexit in Debate May Avoided

The two-hour debate, staged by ITV at its studios in Salford, began with a clash on Brexit, then covered the NHS, social care, living standards, education and university tuition ...

Mexican journalist shot dead in Sinaloa state

He was walking near the Rio Doce offices in the state capital, Culiacan, when he was killed by a group of people riding in a red auto , according to multiple Mexican news outlet...

China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

Hours before the summit opened, North Korea launched another ballistic missile, further testing the patience of China, its chief ally. New Delhi , which had been non-committal a...

Tillerson Says Russia Meddled In US Election, No 'Clean Slate' With Moscow

The secretary of State during the interview also addressed the Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, noting the US isn't trying to start "with a clean state"...

Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race

He is now facing five rivals, but some could withdraw in favor of more prominent candidates. His close association with the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei would attract t...

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Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Hostages freed from mosque in Central African Republic

Many residents say they are locked in their homes as the anti-Balaka forces control the city. It said the attackers were members of a wide coalition including the mainly Christia...

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

Hong Kong rejects asylum for refugees who sheltered Snowden

At the time, he was on the run from USA authorities after he leaked documents about US government surveillance. "The government's decision to reject our clients' claims is co...

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Severe Weather Outbreak to Eye Central US

Forecast surface weather map for today. A possible severe thunderstorm watch will need to be issued if they hold together. The risk of severe weather for Tuesday evening is shown...

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

Ruling Fatah party has weak showing in Palestinian election

The vote provided Palestinians a rare chance to cast ballots after over a decade without presidential or legislative elections, and Saturday's election was seen as a test for Abbas...

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

TN woman facing reckless endangerment charge; accused of following congressman, his aide

When they pulled into the driveway of someone they know, Wright reportedly ran to the vehicle and screamed while banging on the auto and reaching in. Police say Wright's conduct ...