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Duggan cruises to second term as Detroit mayor

Were we going to run the kind of campaign to trash our opponent or would we spend the time talking about the vision for the next four years. With 98% of of th...


New York City Voters Head to the Polls to Choose Mayor

De Blasio's toughest challenger is Republican state Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis of Staten Island, who has called the mayor ineffective. Even with a low t...


Met Uddhav Thackeray Over Alliance Of 'Like-Minded Parties': Sharad Pawar

Just last week, Thackeray asked Shiv Sena legislators and cadres to stay ready for elections and take a critical position vis-a-vis the BJP-led government on pu...


$0.83 EPS Expected for Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)

According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc.is 1.66 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.79 Billion. The b...


Chuck Person indicted as part of college basketball corruption probe

Person was one of eight people indicted on Tuesday, joining three other assistant coaches. The 53-year old was charged with bribery conspiracy, solicitation of ...


One person shot near Boston Symphony Hall, police say

The driver of the white vehicle was found inside suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said the victim is well-k...


Hain Celestial sees bottom line more than double

Wall Street had been expecting revenue of US$698mln. The stock exchanged hands with 3,327,643 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 1.43M sh...


This touching picture of elephants fleeing fire wins best wildlife photography award

It's unclear what eventually happened to the two elephants in the award-winning picture, which was taken in Bankura district. In the image, the heat from the ...


Market Now: Bharti Airtel, Tata Tele drag BSE Telecom index down

The foreign investor will offer almost 20 crore shares of the telecom services major at Rs 473-490 per share, the term sheet for the deal showed. Shares of B...


Nirbhay Missile's Crucial Parts To Come From Pune Labs

DRDO says the flight test fully achieved all the mission objectives from lift-off till the final splashdown. The missile majestically cruised for a total tim...


Sacked Welsh politician found dead

Sargeant's body was found on Tuesday at an address in Connah's Quay in north Wales. Many British news organizations reported, without citing sources, that he ...


JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) Keep Eye on High Insider Ownership Stocks

Sterne Agee CRT maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Sunday, August 16 report. J. C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ) 52-week high price stands at $10.7...


NY voters reject constitutional convention proposition

Some of the concerns - such as infringing on pensions benefits - were overstated. The third ballot measure would make it easier for local municipalities to fi...


The FBI says it can't access the Texas church shooter's encrypted phone

An official said at a press conference Tuesday that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is unable to open the phone of Devin Patrick Kelley, who killed 26 peop...


WSU's Luke Falk named a Davey O'Brien Award semifinalist

Jackson and Kelly Bryant are the only two ACC quarterbacks on the list. OU's Mayfield was a finalist for the award in 2015 and 2016, while OSU's Rudolph is a se...


In a first, New Jersey town elects Sikh as Mayor

The election campaign among the candidates was heated, with several complaints of ethics filed by them against each other - so much so that Romano's campaign ma...


Terrorists may exploit Pak-Iran friendly ties: CoAS

Asif Ghafoor also thanked Iranian military and government for hospitality extended by Iran during the visit on behalf of the COAS. The Pakistani general, fo...


3 generations of the same family killed in Texas church shooting

She was the grandmother of Kelley's wife. "I have no doubt where she is right now". She is in heaven laying her crowns and jewels at the feet of Jesus and cel...


New Jersey GOP Rep Set To Retire

Although he is considered a moderate Republican by some, LoBiondo voted with his party in 91.4% of votes so far in the current session of Congress and he backed...


US Lawmakers Aim to Comply with Iran Nuclear Deal

The European Union wants any USA legislation to avoid violating the historic deal, Mogherini has stated, adding that Brussels is working with Washington on the ...


Black Student Union demands charges for man who falsely claimed racist vandalism

It was just a Halloween prank that got out of hand. The Riley County Police Department said in a release posted to Facebook that that no criminal charges wo...


US Calls For UN Action Against Iran For Allegedly Arming Yemeni Rebels

She said a missile shot down over Saudi Arabia on Saturday "may also be of Iranian origin". Saudi Arabia accuses its rival Iran of supplying missiles and othe...


MI gun bill goes to the Senate floor

At this moment, MI state law prohibits citizens from carrying concealed weapons in nine places: schools, private and public day-care centers, sports stadiums,...


Go Loco For The Beautiful Final 'Coco' Trailer

The colourful movie tells the story of 12-year-old Miguel Rivera, whose family have a generations-old ban on music. Preparing to celebrate Dia de los Muertos ...


A new report reveals the devastating impact of Universal Credit

Britain's largest single operator of foodbanks, running 428 across the country - has reported a soaring demand for its service in areas where the universal c...


American Homes 4 Rent (AMH): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in American Homes 4 Rent by 29.6% during the 2nd quarter. In other American Homes 4 Rent news, insider B...


Andrea Jenkins becomes Minneapolis' first transgender city council member

According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Jenkins obtained 73.1 percent of the vote as first choice in the ranked-choice contest to represent Ward 8 on the Cit...


Parliamentary parties' meeting concludes without headway

Any delay in the passage of the amendment will only provide fuel to those who already are making prophecies about the technocrat government and "no election' ne...


GOP weighs using tax bill to end health law requirement

Trump has been pushing to repeal the mandate in the tax-reforms bill. $416 billion would be a nice chunk of change to toss into the stew in the current tax bil...


Little girl left devastated after cherished puppy stolen by heartless thieves

Police have released images of the puppy in the hope that someone has seen her and she can be reunited with her 4-year-old owner. Although there is a possibil...


Rangers rally past Blue Jackets 5-3 for 4th straight win

The Rangers fell behind on several occasions, but they battled back each time. . "We needed this win". The Rangers' power-play was on fire, capitalzing on th...


How the Texas Shooter Passed a Background Check

Officials say the gunman was inside the church for a lengthy period of time, moving around freely as he gunned down people gathered for Sunday morning services....


Law prevents domestic abusers from buying guns, but database lacks information

On Sunday, he used an assault-style rifle, a Ruger AR-556, to slaughter 26 people in a Texas church. The pro-gun group takes the same stance on domestic violen...


Police name four Jong-nam murder suspects

Sepang/KLIA district police senior investigation officer, ASP Wan Azirul Nizam Che Wan Aziz said the four Koreans were Hong Song Hac, 34, Ri Ji Hyon, 33, Ri Jae...


Irish complain over Rugby World Cup process

However, both Ireland and France have criticised the process in the week since South Africa clinched the top spot in the group's recommendations. While the p...