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by | December 22, 2017 | 00:23

On Dec. 14, a Public Policy Polling poll found that 70 percent of registered GOP voters wanted Trump to be their Republican nominee in 2020. Those predictions have largely been rooted in Trump's historically low approval rating , coupled with the notion that Democratic voters would be more motivated than ever to show up to vote.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:50

The public received misinformation about the uses and efficacy of pharmaceuticals such as the blood pressure medication Micardis, the stroke drug Aggrenox, a medication called Combivent typically used by people with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:37

The demand shows that people shopping on the exchange, who are mostly subsidized buyers, were undeterred by the shorter window and political uncertainty about the law's future. The Trump administration slashed advertising funding for Obamacare by 90 percent and cut spending on the navigator program, which funds enrollment assistance, by 40 percent.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:56

A Facebook invite promoted the "Tequila Tuesday" party, which has hosted by six members of AU's Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. Officers shut it down after angry neighbors called 911 to complain about loud music. All are 20 years old. All six have since been charged with 126 counts each of allowing underage possession of alcohol and furnishing alcohol to a minor.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:43

Ugandan lawmakers late on Wednesday voted on the controversial constitutional amendment bill for the removal of the presidential age limit of 75 years amid tension. "They were blocked and arrested and we do not know where they were taken". Uganda once had the presidential term limits but were scrapped off in 2005 amid accusations that the move was meant to favor President Museveni.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:39

Gotham Asset Management Limited Liability Company owns 0.01% invested in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE: KSS ) for 26,055 shares. About 4.80 million shares traded or 15.47% up from the average. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 10 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Friday, February 24, the company rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:29

Franklin Inc holds 5.00M shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Leading up to this report, we have seen a -1.65% fall in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -0.54% decline over the past 3 months. THC is down around 18.5% from its 12-month high of $12.25 notched on Oct 13, 2017 but is -356.62% above its highest point the past 12 months of $68.63 a share.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:12

Dominic Grieve , the former Attorney General who led last week's rebellion, is also supporting the compromise amendment. However, the prime minister assured them that the amendment will be used only in "exceptional" circumstances. Mrs May replied: "It slightly depends what you're talking about". "The language of the amendment was crystal clear: Parliament must be given a real, meaningful vote on the terms of Brexit ".

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:41

Virginia Board of Elections Chairman James Alcorn said on Twitter Thursday that the board will met December 27 to break the tie. Virginia Democrats are meeting later Thursday with their attorneys to discuss what legal options they have available to challenge the court's ruling that Virginia House of Delegates race 94 should be a tie, according to a Democratic official with direct knowledge of Simonds' campaign plans.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:25

The other names doing the rounds include Mohinder Singh, who won for a seventh time, five-term legislator Rajiv Bindal, and former state BJP chief Suresh Bharadwaj and Krishan Kapoor, both elected to fourth terms. But what complicates the situation for Mr. Nadda or the party is the fact he is not a member of the state assembly and one of party's 44 MLAs will have to resign to enable him to seek an election.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:27

NFUSZ INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:FUSZ) had a decrease of 79.77% in short interest. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 1,500 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $93,945. Analysts await Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) to report earnings on January, 19. They expect $0.75 EPS, up 2.74% or $0.02 from last year's $0.73 per share.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:18

Department of State said in a statement. "It will remain in place until they agree to give up their nuclear weapons and allow us to verify that that is in fact what they have done", he added. It will only be intensified as time goes by. N Korea this year increased the pace of its missile programme and since February, Pyongyang has fired off 23 missiles.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:18

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 0.52% since December 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.76% the S&P500. Adell Harriman & Carpenter Inc increased its stake in Costco Wholesale Corp ( COST ) by 7.84% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:11

On election night, Bottoms defeated Norwood by over 800 votes. "For the future of this city, I believe it is the right thing to do to move on and hold a new administration accountable to serve this great city well", Norwood said in a video shared online.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:54

National Security Strategy stated Kim Jong Un is pursuing chemical and biological weapons . According to The Asahi Shimbun , the tests are centered around whether or not spores can survive temperatures of up to 7,000 degrees. The report said: 'North Korea - a country that starves its own people - has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons that could threaten our homeland'.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:52

Trump told reporters at the White House Wednesday that he would not let countries take "hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars" of US money and then vote against him at the U.N, according to Reuters . "One hundred twenty-eight versus nine - that's a massive setback for the United States of America", Ambassador Riyad Mansour told AFP , commenting on the result of the vote at the General Assembly.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:50

Thrush was suspended last month after a report came out detailing several allegations of sexual misconduct against him. He said each case must be examined individually. Thrush behaved inappropriately, but not to the level of termination. "We found that Glenn has behaved in ways that we do not condone", Baquet said in the statement .

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:44

A fire in an eight-storey fitness centre in the scenic South Korean city of Jecheon on Thursday killed at least 29 people, majority as they were taking a sauna, officials said. Some were seen jumping from the building onto air mattresses laid out on the ground as dozens of fire trucks and more than 100 firefighters rushed to the scene.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:43

Castro had originally said he would leave office after his second term was up on the original election date. Castro is expected to retain his position as head of the Communist Party, which sets the parameters of government policy and overall direction of the country.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:36

Politics is a tough game and even "God of cricket" needs time to master it. Bharat Ratna and sports legend Sachin Tendulkar learned it hard way when he failed to make his debut speech in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament on Thursday.