• Russian hooligans trick Rick Perry into talking about manure
Russian hooligans trick Rick Perry into talking about manure

Last week, US Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry took a phone call from two men he thought were the Ukrainian Prime Minister and his translator. Perry spoke about energy development in Ukraine before demurring about the possibility of a moonshine-manure fuel. . They also wondered if Ukraine could get a cut-rate deal on USA coal exports.

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  • Gladstone Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GLAD) Q4 2016 Sentiment Change
Gladstone Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GLAD) Q4 2016 Sentiment Change

It has underperformed by 8.51% the S&P500. Gladstone Commercial Corporation (NASDAQ:GOOD) has been given an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports.

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  • Slain cop's mom elated to finally be a grandmother
Slain cop's mom elated to finally be a grandmother

The night her husband was killed, Chen requested that her husband's semen be preserved, so that she may one day have his child, the NYPD said. A friend told the newspaper Chen had a premonition the night before she was inseminated. 'I used to work in a factory and he'd always call and say "Would you like me to stop by and help you there?"' his fa...

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  • Democratic House Staffer Awan Arrested at DC Airport, Charged with Major Fraud
Democratic House Staffer Awan Arrested at DC Airport, Charged with Major Fraud

He was sacked by a group of House Democrats in March over his alleged participation in a criminal scheme, though he remained on Wasserman Schultz's payroll until Tuesday. Law enforcements authorities for months have been looking into how Awan may have double-billed the House for equipment like computers, iPads, monitors, keyboards and routers.

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  • Jimmer Fredette re-signs with Shanghai Sharks
Jimmer Fredette re-signs with Shanghai Sharks

In 41 games, he averaged 37.6 points, 4.2 assists and 8.2 rebounds while hitting 39.6 percent of his 11.5 three-point attempts per game. Fredette quickly became a fan favorite in Shanghai, and was nicknamed "Jimo Dashen", which translated roughly means the "Lonely Master".

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  • Inflation rate at 0.2% in June quarter
Inflation rate at 0.2% in June quarter

Japan will provide June figures for producer prices, with forecasts suggesting an increase of 0.8% following the 0.7% increase in May. Compared to the first quarter, the CPI rate accelerated 0.2%. Underlying inflation, which strips out volatile price movements, was 1.8 per cent over the year, after a quarterly rise of 0.5 per cent. Annual infla...

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  • Israel starts removing controversial metal detectors at mosque
Israel starts removing controversial metal detectors at mosque

As we reported, a spokesman for Netanyahu denied any relationship between the diplomatic standoff and the metal detectors. In Sunday's attack, an Israeli security guard was stabbed and two Jordanians inside the embassy compound were killed, according to Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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  • Graphic Packaging matches Street 2Q forecasts
Graphic Packaging matches Street 2Q forecasts

Wright Investors Service Inc. boosted its position in shares of Graphic Packaging Holding by 34.8% in the second quarter. Finally, National Investment Services Inc. Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK ) shares are down -0.58% for the week and that has got investors and traders sitting up and taking note. If you are reading this story on another ...

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  • Luis Fonsi And Daddy Yankee Disapprove Of Venezuelan President's Use Of
Luis Fonsi And Daddy Yankee Disapprove Of Venezuelan President's Use Of "Despacito"

He added that his music is for those who want to listen to it and enjoy and not for propaganda. Maduro, who debuted the song over the weekend on his show, "Los Domingos con Maduro", did not specify who made his version, referring only to "a group of creators".

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  • Metal Detectors Will Be Removed From Jerusalem Holy Site
Metal Detectors Will Be Removed From Jerusalem Holy Site

Israelis are wondering what all the fuss is about, commenting on Facebook and Twitter about how metal detectors are normal everywhere in the world and pointing out that Jews have to pass through them to get to the Western Wall, the holiest place where they are permitted to pray.

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  • Men take down suspected drunk driver in citizen's arrest
Men take down suspected drunk driver in citizen's arrest

As the sun set over River Oaks, Texas last Saturday, the scene on the road in front of Alejandro Fernandez and his family was anything but picturesque. He said he called the police, but as he was leaving, he noticed the driver get back in his auto to leave, too. He's trapped. Fernandez goes in for the takedown.

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  • Gov. Brown Signs Extension Of Calif. Cap-And-Trade To 2030
Gov. Brown Signs Extension Of Calif. Cap-And-Trade To 2030

When Schwarzenegger was the governor of California, he backed environmental legislation that's become one of the world's most closely watched initiatives in the fight against global warming. Brown was joined by Schwarzenegger at the signing ceremony in Treasure Island, a neighborhood of San Francisco, where the former governor signed the initial bi...

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  • Nicholas Hoult tipped to play young JRR Tolkien
Nicholas Hoult tipped to play young JRR Tolkien

Tolkien , written by David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford, will take place at the outset of WWI and follow the orphaned author as he befriends a group of outsiders at school just in time for the war to threaten to tear them apart. JRR Tolkien may not have created the high-fantasy genre, but he's definitely one of its most recognisable names and ...

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  • Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russian Federation probe
Trump talks pardons, lashes special counsel about Russian Federation probe

In an interview on ABC, Jay Sekulow , one of the president's personal attorneys, said the question of whether Mr Trump had the power to pardon himself and his family members had not been discussed. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and top Democrat, Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced they issued a subpoena for Manafort to testify before the Senate Judi...

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  • Israel to remove metal detectors from holy site of al-Aqsa
Israel to remove metal detectors from holy site of al-Aqsa

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has reiterated his criticism against Israel's moves to restrict the use of holy sites in Jerusalem to Muslims, stressing the path chosen by the Israeli government is risky and will lead to isolation.

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  • Survivor in human smuggling case says people cried, asked for water
Survivor in human smuggling case says people cried, asked for water

People walk though the parking lot of a Walmart, where a truck trailer was found with 8 deceased immigrants, early on the morning of July 23, 2017 in San Antonio , Texas . Bradley told investigators that the trailer had been sold and he was transporting it for his boss from Iowa to Brownsville, Texas . After hearing banging, he told investig...

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  • Never-Before-Released Documents About the Kennedy Assassination Are Made Public
Never-Before-Released Documents About the Kennedy Assassination Are Made Public

Specifically, the records include materials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Central Intelligence Agency, such as the testimony of KGB defector Yuri Nosenko, who was interviewed about Lee Harvey Oswald's time in the Soviet Union.

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  • Acquires 482 Shares of Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
Acquires 482 Shares of Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)

Several analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Aperio Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Intercontinental Hotels Group by 4.6% in the second quarter. If you are accessing this piece of content on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of global copyright and trademark law. The original version of this piece of content...

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  • Maduro Demands Explanation of CIA Chief's 'Interventional' Words about Venezuela
Maduro Demands Explanation of CIA Chief's 'Interventional' Words about Venezuela

Critics say the assembly, whose election rules appear created to ensure a majority for Maduro, is meant to institutionalize dictatorship in the South American nation, a member of OPEC. Maduro has expressed his support for detaining the judges, saying Sunday that "one by one" they would be jailed. Maduro has accused the opposition party of plottin...

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  • Florida Georgia Line & Backstreet Boys Confirmed For August 30 CMT Crossroads
Florida Georgia Line & Backstreet Boys Confirmed For August 30 CMT Crossroads

Florida Georgia Line's collaboration with the Backstreet Boys has been so successful, they're taking it to the next level. Backstreet Boys and FGL performed together with Nelly and Chris Lane at Boston's Fenway Park on 7 July (17).

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