• Trump's voter commission asks for state voter info, California says no
Trump's voter commission asks for state voter info, California says no

A letter sent Wednesday from the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity asks secretaries of state to provide about a dozen points of voter data and respond to questions about fraud and election integrity. In a statement Thursday, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla , a Democrat, also said he won't cooperate: "I will not p...

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  • SPDR S&P Euro Dividend Aristocrats ETF (EUDI.L) Needle Moving -0.50%
SPDR S&P Euro Dividend Aristocrats ETF (EUDI.L) Needle Moving -0.50%

There may come a time when everyone may be selling out of a stock for no real apparent reason. Closely tracking fundamentals and technicals can help give some insight into stock price behavior. The so-called VIX, otherwise known as the fear gauge, measures options bets on the S&P 500 index 30 days in the future and is used by traders to wager on sh...

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  • Colorado Springs area unemployment rate rises to 2.9 percent in May
Colorado Springs area unemployment rate rises to 2.9 percent in May

Department of Commerce. The region's May jobless rate was 0.5 of a percentage point lower than it was in May 2016. Somerset County's unemployment rate ticked higher in May even as the county added hundreds of jobs. The leisure and hospitality sector saw an increase of 200 jobs to 3,200 in May, up from 3,000 in April. The commission reported abo...

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  • Inmate killed after shooting corrections officer at Nashville mall
Inmate killed after shooting corrections officer at Nashville mall

Robertson County Sheriff Bill Holt has updated the condition of the deputy critically injured in that incident yesterday afternoon at 100 Oaks in Nashville. There were no other injuries from this incident. The Robertson County Sheriff's Office confirmed Wednesday afternoon that the inmate is dead and the injured officer is being transported to me...

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  • Perjury charge dropped against trooper who arrested Sandra Bland
Perjury charge dropped against trooper who arrested Sandra Bland

The former Texas trooper who stopped Sandra Bland on a Waller County roadside in 2015 had the criminal charge against him dismissed Wednesday, stirring painful emotions from Bland's family members who had hoped the case would go to trial. "The manner in which this case has been carried out has seemed meant to cause the greatest possible psychologic...

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  • Dramatic Fall From NY Six Flags 'Sky Ride' Caught on Camera
Dramatic Fall From NY Six Flags 'Sky Ride' Caught on Camera

Quick-thinking bystanders made a decision to step in and told the girl to wriggle free and drop down from the ride so they could catch her. As an unidentified teenage parkgoer dangled 25 feet above the ground, a crowd gathered below to catch her - which they did - once she fell.

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  • London mosque terror attack suspect named
London mosque terror attack suspect named

Police have not yet confirmed the suspect's identity. He was wrestled to the ground by the public, and then promptly arrested at the scene. Locals held onto Osborne until he was detained by police and later arrested on charges of "the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder ".

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  • Cox to cap data for Internet customers
Cox to cap data for Internet customers

For the 2 percent of South Louisiana customers who do use more than 1 TB of data, they will be charged $10 for every 50 Gigabytes they use above the 1 TB. Customers are doubling their Internet usage each year by hooking up more devices in their homes, she continued, and that translates into service tweaks.

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  • UK PM Theresa May wins confidence vote in Parliament, thanks to
UK PM Theresa May wins confidence vote in Parliament, thanks to

The DUP's 10 MPs will vote with the 317 Conservatives on key issues. "Tonight, the Conservatives had an opportunity to put their money where their mouth is, by ending cuts to our police and fire service and lifting the public sector pay cap", he said after the vote.

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  • Disability advocates, many in wheelchairs, arrested during protest at McConnell's office
Disability advocates, many in wheelchairs, arrested during protest at McConnell's office

The people protesting that outcome were physically removed from the area, and footage of the protests and their aftermath shows Capitol Police removing one woman from her wheelchair as they took her away. Rand Paul, Mike Lee and Ron Johnson said they could not support the bill in its current form, told reporters Thursday afternoon that the real...

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  • Why Betsy DeVos is cheering the Supreme Court's church playground decision
Why Betsy DeVos is cheering the Supreme Court's church playground decision

Justice Sonia Sotomayor said the decision to allow public funds to pay for projects at religious schools "discounts centuries of history and jeopardizes the government's ability to remain secular". The parties in the Trinity Lutheran case could try to reach a conclusion on the reimbursement issue based on today's opinion. The decision does not ...

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  • Trump asks for apology over Russian Federation probes
Trump asks for apology over Russian Federation probes

President Trump sought to turn the tables on Democrats on Monday, accusing former President Barack Obama of having "colluded" with the Kremlin or "obstructed" the investigation into Russian interference through his administration's admitted lack of action prior to the presidential election.

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  • NBA Star Matt Barnes Gets Community Service For Chelsea Nightclub Brawl
NBA Star Matt Barnes Gets Community Service For Chelsea Nightclub Brawl

Golden State Warriors forward Matt Barnes pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and was ordered to perform 10 days of community service on Tuesday in a case that arose out of a confrontation at a NY nightclub in December. Cousins has been cleared of criminal wrongdoing, though he was also accused of punching Besiso. Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins ...

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  • Smith confirms rumours of De Villiers expected Test retirement
Smith confirms rumours of De Villiers expected Test retirement

CSA's T20 global league is around the corner where he is the marquee player for the Pretoria franchise but whether AB wants to continue traveling overseas for other franchise leagues will also surface on the mind of the 33-year old. "I really believe we have a good chance", said De Villiers. In the recently concluded T20I series between England a...

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  • San Antonio police officers in 'very critical' condition after shooting
San Antonio police officers in 'very critical' condition after shooting

One of the officers suffered a head wound and the other in the stomach, McManus said. This is a fluid story. "I am asking all Texans to join me in praying for the wounded San Antonio police officers". "So, there was no further danger than what occurred during that immediate time when the shooting was happening", he said. He added: "It's not a...

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  • Gatland says Lions spots up for grabs after first Test flop
Gatland says Lions spots up for grabs after first Test flop

It wasn't that the tourists played badly, although it was a surprise to see them come off second best at the breakdown and set piece, they just aren't good enough to beat the All Blacks and wholesale changes won't help their cause . All Blacks head coach Hansen has not reacted well to the accusations though, and he phoned into New Zealand's R...

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  • Trump nominates IN health official for surgeon general
Trump nominates IN health official for surgeon general

Then-Governor Mike Pence first appointed Adams to the position in 2014 and Gov. Eric Holcomb re-appointed him in 2017. The governor declared a public health emergency in March 2015 and dropped the prohibition temporarily. He earned a B.S.in biochemistry and a B.A.in biopsychology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. The American P...

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  • Preston boss Simon Grayson set for Sunderland talks
Preston boss Simon Grayson set for Sunderland talks

The north-east club finished bottom of the Premier League last season with 24 points after only six victories in 38 games, scoring 29 goals. The club has confirmed he's agreed terms with Sunderland . Cork City striker Sean Maguire will be joining Preston North End next month, but it looks as though he won't be playing under the manager that ...

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  • Tillerson Rages At White House Over Personnel, Policy Decisions
Tillerson Rages At White House Over Personnel, Policy Decisions

According to Politico , the outburst aimed at Johnny DeStefano stunned the White House officials gathered at Priebus's office last week - and was so explosive that Kushner approached Margaret Peterlin, Tillerson's chief of staff, and told her the tongue-lashing was unprofessional.

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  • NRB Applauds Decisive Religious Freedom Victory at Supreme Court
NRB Applauds Decisive Religious Freedom Victory at Supreme Court

Supreme Court term, several issues surrounding the first amendment and the Confederate Memorial in Forest Park . The Supreme Court disagreed on the grounds the aid was going to the students, not the schools-thus, it said , the program supported students, not religious institutions.

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  • Russian Hackers Discussed How to Get Clinton Emails to Mike Flynn
Russian Hackers Discussed How to Get Clinton Emails to Mike Flynn

Smith's behalf for people who might have access to the emails. That was about 10 days after his session with the Journal . Smith's name could take on a whole new meaning thanks to the Wall Street Journal . Smith said that he encountered five groups of hackers who claimed to have the emails, and that two of the groups appeared to "around the R...

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  • Tornado may have touched down in Green County
Tornado may have touched down in Green County

The sheriff urged Pierce County residents to seek shelter. The NWS also issued a tornado warning in Burnett County, Wisconsin, which expired shortly before 5:50 p.m. The National Weather Service and local officials are now working to confirm where tornadoes may have touched down. "We're seeing heavy rain and lightning strikes", Hove said.

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  • Turkey rejects Saudi ultimatum to close Turkish military base in Qatar
Turkey rejects Saudi ultimatum to close Turkish military base in Qatar

Doha denies the accusations it supports terrorism and described as "unjustified" the moves to isolate it. The threat by Bob Corker, who is chair of the Senate foreign relations committee, comes after Donald Trump used a trip to Saudi Arabia to announce plans to unveil one of the largest arms deals in USA history worth up to $128bn.

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  • Brendan Carr To Be Nominated For Open FCC Seat
Brendan Carr To Be Nominated For Open FCC Seat

No more than three members of the commission may be of the same political party; if both Carr and Rosenworcel are confirmed, Republicans would have a 3-2 majority. Democratic Commissioner Mignon Clyburn said in the hearing that the staffing and resource cuts could compromise the FCC's "core mission of protecting consumers, advancing competition, an...

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  • Bulls won't make qualifying offer to Michael Carter-Williams
Bulls won't make qualifying offer to Michael Carter-Williams

But the Bulls' young players have long valued Rondo's presence as a mentor and positive influence on the practice floor and in the locker room, even as his play during the year was up-and-down. Do Gar/Pax want to gamble on keeping Wade and having him possibly poison the water for the young core? First off, the Chicago Bulls can simply buy off Ra...

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  • Will SRK & Salman Share Screen Space Again In Aanand L Rai's Film?
Will SRK & Salman Share Screen Space Again In Aanand L Rai's Film?

He played a magician named Gogo Pasha in Tubelight and Salman admitted that it didn't take any effort to convince his friend to accept the role. From having a fight with Salman Khan in 2008 to the Wankhede brawl, Shah Rukh has had his fair share of controversies, but the actor still believes he has to do something "controversial" to make his ...

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  • Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment (PEI) How Do the Technical Vary?
Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment (PEI) How Do the Technical Vary?

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $15 within the next 52-weeks. Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (NASDAQ:WHLR) has declined 24.26% since June 28, 2016 and is downtrending. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 17th. They expect $0.11 earnin...

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  • Teens accused of raping woman in front of her children
Teens accused of raping woman in front of her children

The woman tried to walk toward her children instead, prompting one of the suspects to throw a pot of boiling water on her. Police have arrested 17-year-old Francisco Palencia, 19-year-old Josue Ramirez and an unnamed 15-year-old female in connection with the assault.

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  • Junaid's killing: Victim's kin identifies four accused
Junaid's killing: Victim's kin identifies four accused

Junaid was killed while his two brothers, Hashim and Sakir, were injured while the mob hurled slurs against them on Thursday night. "One of them is 50-year old Delhi government employee", a multimedia news agency quoted GRP's Superintendent of Police (SP) Kamal Deep as saying in Haryana.

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  • 'Not In My Name' campaign brings together Indians protesting against mob lynchings
'Not In My Name' campaign brings together Indians protesting against mob lynchings

From Delhi's Jantar Mantar to Bengaluru's Town Hall, protesters who took part in the campaign "Not in My Name", expressed their anguish and anger against killing of people in the name of cow vigilantism. An ailing Girish Karnad was at the Bengaluru protest, with medical pipes attached to his nostrils. "This event shows love for the nation, and is a...

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  • Panel agrees to cut off war authorization
Panel agrees to cut off war authorization

Whoa is right. On Thursday, a House Subcommittee adopted an amendment that would repeal the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF). But for members of Congress to adopt this amendment in subcommittee, only to then abandon it behind the closed doors of a conference committee, is an abdication of congressional responsibility for the ...

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  • President Trump's limited travel ban goes into effect Thursday night
President Trump's limited travel ban goes into effect Thursday night

A diplomatic cable obtained by the New York Times reveals what the Trump administration considers a " bona fide relationship" to the U.S. Only "close family " members like spouses, parents (including in-laws), siblings (including step-siblings), and children (again, in-laws included) of USA citizens from the six countries included in the ...

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  • North Korea test-fires another rocket
North Korea test-fires another rocket

However, Do does plan to raise the idea of inviting North Korean players to join South Korea's women's ice hockey team for the Pyeongchang Olympics, the spokesman said. Some Chinese banks would be hit, likely provoking protest from Beijing , because such sanctions would deny these banks access to the USA banking system and, by extension, to the wo...

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  • Fire at multi-story building in Boston
Fire at multi-story building in Boston

Commuters bustled around the re-opened station today, but the section of Dorchester Avenue in front of the building remains closed. Firefighters were on site for more than 16 hours. Finn yesterday called the building's wooden design "a tinderbox" and noted such wooden buildings can be more risky during the construction phase. The fire consumed th...

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  • Experts warn we have three years to
Experts warn we have three years to "safeguard our climate"

Head of the Climate Change Division UnaMay Gordon said Jamaica respected the US's right to make their own decision. Greenhouse gas emissions are about 42% lower than in 1990, about halfway to the 2050 commitment to reduce emissions by at least 80% below 1990 levels.

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