• Russian-American lobbyist: I just strolled into Trump Jr. meeting
Russian-American lobbyist: I just strolled into Trump Jr. meeting

Trump says the woman is a private attorney who has "roamed the hallways" of the U.S. Congress. Rinat Akhmetshin, the spy-turned-lobbyist, accompanied attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya to the June 2016 sitdown, NBC News reported Friday .

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  • North Carolina Prayer Before Meeting Unconstitutional, Court Rules
North Carolina Prayer Before Meeting Unconstitutional, Court Rules

Writing for Friday's majority, Circuit Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson said it was not "inherently unconstitutional" for lawmakers to deliver invocations, but Rowan County violated the First Amendment's Establishment Clause by focusing on a single, preferred faith.

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  • The Search for 4 Bucks County Missing Men: What We Know
The Search for 4 Bucks County Missing Men: What We Know

Weintraub said DiNardo's confession provided "valuable intelligence and information" that enabled them to charge Kratz. The other three men were fatally shot when they went to the farm on July 7 to buy marijuana from Dinardo, who was joined by Kratz, prosecutors said.

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  • Eric Conn, Social Security fraudster, hit with $170 million penalty
Eric Conn, Social Security fraudster, hit with $170 million penalty

This morning, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky sentenced Eric C. Conn in absentia to 12 years in prison and ordered him to pay nearly $170,000,000 in restitution, a $50,000 fine, and a forfeiture judgment of $5,750,404.

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  • Edgewood Management Has Decreased Its Gilead Sciences (GILD) Position, Synchronoss Technologies (SNCR)'s
Edgewood Management Has Decreased Its Gilead Sciences (GILD) Position, Synchronoss Technologies (SNCR)'s

Cable Hill Partners LLC boosted its stake in Gilead Sciences by 51.9% in the first quarter. Swiss Fincl Bank owns 0.22% invested in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) for 2.60 million shares. Opko Health Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) stock reached a 1-year peak price of $12.15. Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv reported 50,000 shares. Blackrock Fund Advisors invested ...

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  • Trump nominates men to lead Iowa US attorney offices
Trump nominates men to lead Iowa US attorney offices

Deegan to serve as USA attorney for Iowa's northern district based in Cedar Rapids and Marc Krickbaum to serve as the US attorney for Iowa's southern district based in Des Moines. Given the support of Grassley, Krickbaum's nomination will fly out of the Judiciary panel. Iowa's two Republican senators recommended a slate of candidates for these po...

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  • Murder Indictment In SIU Student's Mysterious 2014 Death
Murder Indictment In SIU Student's Mysterious 2014 Death

A special prosecutor took the case to a grand jury, and now 22-year-old Gaege Bethune of Eldorado, Illinois, has been indicted on two felony counts of murder, according to a news release issued Thursday. At the time, police said foul play was not suspected in his death. Bethune told police that the two fought for about 30 seconds, then when an IL...

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  • Trump silent on son's Russian Federation meeting while blasting Dems
Trump silent on son's Russian Federation meeting while blasting Dems

White House legislative affairs director Marc Short accused Democrats of thwarting the will of the American people. "Democrats even walked out of committee hearings to deny a quorum, like school children taking their toys from the playground", he continued.

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  • Nick Cannon talks finding love after Mariah Carey: 'I can't. I'm broken'
Nick Cannon talks finding love after Mariah Carey: 'I can't. I'm broken'

I'm broken..." He also noted, "I don't have a girlfriend". I'm a single man, I'm supposed to date, ' he said. So although Cannon might not be involved in anything serious right now, he did admit that he's "always dating". However, he did admit that their marriage was a special time in his life and that they made some unbelievable kids togethe...

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  • Pope Francis places 'forbidden to complain' sign on his door
Pope Francis places 'forbidden to complain' sign on his door

The sign's small print warns offenders "are subject to developing a victim complex, resulting in a lowering. of their capacity to solve problems". "Fines are doubled if the offence is committed in the presence of children".

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  • Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) Shares Bought by Wells Fargo & Company MN
Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) Shares Bought by Wells Fargo & Company MN

It has underperformed by 4.31% the S&P500. Spitfire Capital Llc increased Builders Firstsource Inc ( BLDR ) stake by 10.38% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in 2016 Q4. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.93%. A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares o...

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  • Protester's conviction for laughing in Sessions hearing overturned
Protester's conviction for laughing in Sessions hearing overturned

Morin said it was "disconcerting" that the government in closing arguments said Fairooz's laughter alone was enough for a conviction. Desiree Fairooz , a 61-year-old Code Pink activist, allegedly chuckled twice during the January 10 hearing when Sessions, then a US senator, was described as having a record of "treating all Americans equally unde...

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  • Three Tory MPs a week get death threats and vile abuse
Three Tory MPs a week get death threats and vile abuse

In an hour-long debate on Wednesday afternoon, MPs will hear first-hand accounts of the incidents. While tabling the debate, Hart warned of a " damaging corrosion of democracy ". Raising the issue at the weekly session of Prime Minister's Questions, the Labour MP Toby Perkins said: "Politicians are said to be here today and gone tomorrow, but wha...

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  • Nawaz Sharif rejects graft report as 'slander'
Nawaz Sharif rejects graft report as 'slander'

According to the BBC , the documents indicate Sharif was the owner of a number of off-shore companies that purchased multiple expensive London apartments. Shah said the incumbent leadership had caused irreparable loss to institutions. The decision to convene ton Thursday's meeting was taken during an "informal meeting" at the prime minister's ho...

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  • Liberty Global PLC (LBTYK) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.31
Liberty Global PLC (LBTYK) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.31

Liberty Global PLC earned a news impact score of 0.31 on Accern's scale. The stock increased 3.84% or $1.17 during the last trading session, reaching $31.65. Jefferies Group LLC set a $42.00 price objective on Liberty Global PLC and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 16th.

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  • Pentagon: Abu Sayed, Head of Afghan IS, Killed in US Raid
Pentagon: Abu Sayed, Head of Afghan IS, Killed in US Raid

The Pentagon announced Friday that US forces killed a senior member of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria's Afghanistan branch, known as ISIS-K. Tuesday's raid also killed other members of Isis and would "significantly disrupt the terror group's plans to expand its presence in Afghanistan", the statement added.

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  • Wall Fire 85 percent contained, 6033 acres burned
Wall Fire 85 percent contained, 6033 acres burned

The local assistance center for residents whose homes were damaged by the Wall Fire will be open 10 a.m. -7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Oroville Municipal Auditorium, 1200 Myers St. In addition, 48 smaller structures were burned and two commercial structures were destroyed. Containment stands at 58 percent. "Cal Fire/San Luis Obispo County Fi...

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  • Shelly Island evacuated after possible ordnance washes ashore
Shelly Island evacuated after possible ordnance washes ashore

Photos of the object found on Shelly Island on Friday morning. "Our staff is working with Dare County, and we are having visitors not go over there at the moment until it is determined what it is", said Michael Barber of the National Park Service.

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  • Ankara Bars German Lawmakers From Troop Visit
Ankara Bars German Lawmakers From Troop Visit

Berlin has already filed a protest with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, the newspaper added, citing a source at the German Foreign Ministry. Lawmaker Wolfgang Hellmich , head of the parliamentary defence committee, said Turkey's latest move amounted to another denial of the right to visit German troops, and that Ankara had referred to the "s...

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  • Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) Stock Rating Lowered by Cleveland Research
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) Stock Rating Lowered by Cleveland Research

Among 27 analysts covering Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly -8.36%. Caspian Capital Lp who had been investing in Globalstar Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.11B market cap company.

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