• ECP asks PML-N to replace Nawaz Sharif as party leader
ECP asks PML-N to replace Nawaz Sharif as party leader

Sharif's supporters showered rose petals on his vehicle and waved national and party flags, chanting: "My Lion, your lion, Nawaz Sharif , Nawaz Sharif" - the lion was Sharif's election symbol when he won the 2013 vote. Sharif, 67, resigned during his third stint as prime minister after the Supreme Court ruled on July 28 he should be disqualifie...

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  • Four Egyptian police killed in attack on patrol vehicle
Four Egyptian police killed in attack on patrol vehicle

Those attacks, which mainly took place in Sinai, have killed hundreds of soldiers and policemen as well as Coptic Christians. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief reporters. Last month, seven civilians, including two children, were killed when a auto bomb exploded near a military checkpoint in No...

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  • Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months
Trump Claims He Modernized America's Nuclear Arsenal in 7 Months

A larger issue with Trump's assurance: Experts unanimously said the US nuclear arsenal could not have improved to the extent Trump described in just over 200 days. "The potential for infrastructure improvement and job creation will be limitless and, to use an old chestnut, we'll be putting the "new" back into 'nuclear'".

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  • Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)
Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)

Stifel Nicolaus has " Hold " rating and $27 target. ( NYSE:ABX ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold . Therefore 57% are positive. Fort Washington Inv Advsr Inc Oh reported 39,373 shares stake. 27, 2017. Cypress Capital invested in 0.19% or 7,115 shares. Investors watching recent action on shares of Harvard Bioscience Inc (HBIO) may be loo...

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  • US stocks slide amid heightened US-North Korea tensions
US stocks slide amid heightened US-North Korea tensions

The Dow Jones was down 0.3% in opening trade, declining to 22,016.8 and the wider S&P 500 index dropped 0.48% to 2,463.18. The S&P 500 has hadn't a single day move of more than 0.5 percent since mid-July and has fallen more than 1 percent only twice this year.

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  • West Nile virus found in Mitchell
West Nile virus found in Mitchell

In a brief statement, Perth County's public health inspector said West Nile activity has been low so far across the province. Trapping and testing of mosquitoes in Perth County began in June. However, they have been found in Bolingbrook, Joliet, New Lenox, Manhattan and Crete, he said. The agency urges St. Tammany residents to take precautions ...

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  • Married Trump aide Jason Miller fathered child on trail
Married Trump aide Jason Miller fathered child on trail

Miller, who also purportedly confirmed the birth of his love child with the former Delgado, reportedly made amends with his wife who, "astonishingly, accepted the news" of her husband's baby outside of the marriage. Delgado dubbed the Post's story inaccurate, pointing to five "wrong facts" in the piece. Miller's wife gave birth in January, and he...

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  • No Winner in Latest Powerball Drawing
No Winner in Latest Powerball Drawing

If you don't like those odds, or even the odds of winning one of them, Hot Lotto even has a "tell your boss what you think of them" $9.26 million jackpot. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Tickets cost $2 each. The jackpot for Saturday, August 12, 2017, will climb to $356 million, with a cash option of $224 million, potentially the 21st largest in ...

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  • New York Third In Nation For Wind Energy
New York Third In Nation For Wind Energy

Department of Energy reports. The reports demonstrate continued growth in wind energy, the agency said, with America's wind industry adding more than 8,200 megawatts of capacity past year, representing 27 percent of all additions. Although smaller than offshore projects in other countries, it marks a historic moment in the USA offshore wind indus...

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  • Bill Murray goes to see Groundhog Day - again
Bill Murray goes to see Groundhog Day - again

Bill Murray with the cast of the Broadway musical "Groundhog Day"; Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic (NEW YORK) - Bill Murray was so impressed with the Broadway musical rendition of his hit film " Groundhog Day ", he was moved to tears when he saw it for the first time Tuesday night.

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  • NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers
NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers

Talking about the same Javadekar has said, "The vernacular question papers for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) - the all-India entrance examination for entrance to medical colleges - will just be translation of the question paper in English".

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  • Oops. Scaramucci unwisely compares Linda Tripp to the reporter he blabbed to
Oops. Scaramucci unwisely compares Linda Tripp to the reporter he blabbed to

And he is up at night not being able to live with himself", Scaramucci said on Twitter. " Ryan Lizza is the Linda Tripp of 2017". There will be plenty to gab about, not least of all his profanity-peppered interview with the New Yorker's Ryan Lizza , in which he unloaded in colorful terms on fellow Trump aides.

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  • Donald Trump has 'permission from God to bomb North Korea' claims pastor
Donald Trump has 'permission from God to bomb North Korea' claims pastor

The latest threat comes on the heels of a previous KCNA report that North Korea's military was "examining the operational plan" to strike areas around the United States territory of Guam with medium-to-long-range strategic ballistic missiles.

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  • Kings F Zach Randolph arrested for marijuana possession
Kings F Zach Randolph arrested for marijuana possession

The crowd reportedly dispersed around 11 p.m., but not before the situation escalated to the point that the officers called for backup from both the LAPD and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. According to the Los Angeles Times , police later formed a skirmish line in an attempt to disperse the crowd. It's unclear what directly led to Randol...

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  • North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis
North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis

Mr Mattis said in a statement that the United States and its allies would win any arms race or conflict with North Korea. But throughout the escalating tensions, Washington's top diplomat Rex Tillerson has indicated the US could negotiate with North Korea, on Wednesday adding Americans should have "no concerns" about Trump's remarks.

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  • Trump touts his base as 'getting stronger,' though polls show a weakening
Trump touts his base as 'getting stronger,' though polls show a weakening

Supreme Court pick, economic enthusiasm, deregulation & so much more have driven the Trump base even closer together. President Donald Trump's approval rating is unchanged from June and remains at 36 percent, while favorable views of the US economy continue to soar to heights not seen in more than fifteen years.

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  • Watch Metallica surprise shoppers in Carpool Karaoke clip
Watch Metallica surprise shoppers in Carpool Karaoke clip

Linkin Park had posted a photo after Bennington filmed his episode with actor Ken Jeong, calling it a " fun day". Bennington died of a suicide in July. If you haven't already realized that Apple Music's Carpool Karaoke: The Series is not your mother's Late Late Show bit, then next week's episode with Metallica will seal the deal.

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  • Dry Thursday for Central NC; Rain returns Friday
Dry Thursday for Central NC; Rain returns Friday

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The Weather Service said more dry and attractive weather will follow, with skies over Madison mostly sunny Saturday through Monday , and sunny Tuesday and Wednesday , highs near 75, 75, 76, 78 and 79, and lows Friday night through Tuesday night around 56, 57, 58, 59 an...

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  • Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO
Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO

Six years ago, an quake and subsequent tsunami killed more than 15,000 people and damaged nuclear reactors at the plant. The area where the bomb was discovered was a wartime airport that was once targeted by USA fire bombings. TEPCO and the government are facing a four-decade task of cleaning up and decommissioning the facility, while tens of tho...

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  • Dalai Lama says Doka La standoff not very serious
Dalai Lama says Doka La standoff not very serious

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Wednesday said the military standoff between India and China on the Doklam plateau is "not a very serious" issue and stressed that the two countries have to live side by side as good neighbours. The crisis began in mid-June when the Indian Army prevented Chinese troops from building a road in Doklam. "But it i...

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