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Surprised? Donald Trump Still More Popular Than Hillary Clinton


Clinton was viewed favorably by 39 percent of survey participants while Trump scored a mark of 41 percent . The Morning Consult/Politico survey has typically found higher levels of support for Trump than many other polls. It is normal for former candidates to experience a rehabilitation in the polls following a presidential campaign - Clinton experienced the phenomenon herself during her tenure as secretary of state, and her 2016 primary opponent Sen. Read More »

Embarrassing loss for McConnell — Other Views


And nearly every Republican has already voted for it. McConnell had indicated he was prepared to stick a fork in the Republican bill and move on to other issues including overhauling the tax code. The ACA's regulations on things like essential health benefits and preexisting conditions would stay intact, because changing those would require an unattainble sixty votes in the Senate. Read More »

Just 12 Percent in Key Trump Counties Support GOP Health Care Effort

Fifty-two percent of registered Republicans say they'll vote to back up the president, while a smaller share of registered Democrats, 41 percent, say they'll vote to oppose him. By 64 percent to 30 percent, more prefer Democrats as a check against Trump than Republicans who will support Trump's agenda. More than half of voters said that Trump is not an influence on their decision. Read More »

Northern Trust commits to European Union hub


While both Ireland and Luxembourg were considered and "they both scored highly" according to Camilla Green, head of media relations EMEA & APAC, Luxembourg was eventually preferred. In his new role, Wicks will lead Northern Trust's business in continental Europe, working closely with Clive Bellows, head of Northern Trust's Global Fund Services business across EMEA. Read More »

Nissan Leaf improves one-pedal driving


One-pedal technology allows a combination of speeding up, slowing down, and braking with one-pedal operation to help transform how motorists drive. With the flip of a switch, the technology turns your accelerator into an e-Pedal, allowing drivers to accelerate, decelerate and stop using just the e-Pedal*. Read More »

House Republicans Quietly Killed A Bipartisan War Authorization Repeal Effort


The eight-week period would have given Congress the opportunity to pass a new military force authorisation if desired. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) was uncomfortable with the amendment, with his spokeswoman AshLee Strong telling The Hill newspaper last week after Lee and Ryan met to discuss it that, "There is a way to discuss this debate, but this [amendment], which endangers our national security, is not it". Read More »

McCain, sénateur républicain, est atteint d'une tumeur au cerveau — Etats-Unis


Le sénateur républicain est confiant, ajoute le communiqué, se disant certain "qu'un quelconque traitement à venir sera efficace". Il a souffert de mélanomes dans les années 1990 et 2000, dont il s'était remis. "Remettez-vous vite", a-t-il dit. Si l'apogée de sa carrière politique a eu lieu en 2008 suite à sa désignation par le Parti Républicain comme candidat à l'élection présidentielle, le natif de la base américaine de Coco Solo (canal de Panama ) s'est également fait connaître par son ... Read More »

GMT Capital Corp Has $49931000 Position in Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU)

Sanford C. Bernstein now has a $152.00 price target on the information services provider's stock, down from their previous price target of $188.00. Institutional investors own 64.44% of the company's stock. The company has market cap of $65.66 billion. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. ( BIDU )" was reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. Read More »

Opko Health Inc (NYSE:OPK) has industry P/E ratio of 11.84

During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.02) EPS. Zacks' EPS averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow Opko Health. (NASDAQ:OPK) was up 3.31% at $6.25 on Tuesday, in a 52-week range of $5.99 to $12.15 and with a consensus analyst target price of $13.50. It has underperformed by 49.32% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months positive chart setup for the $3.42 billion company. Read More »

Nolito in Japan to join Sevilla

Sevilla new boy Nolito has set his sights on bringing silverware to the club over the next few years. The Spaniard acknowledged at the end of the last season that he was looking to leave Man City to play more, particularly before the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Read More »

Rhode Island bans ex-gay conversion therapy for minors


The Rhode Island law states: "This act would prohibit "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age". These practices are based on the false premise that being LGBTQ is a mental illness that needs to be cured - a theory that has been rejected for decades by every major medical and mental health organization. Read More »

Adebayor partially blames his brother for Madrid exit


In the interview, Adebayor opened up about his relationship with his mother and other family members revealing that he doesn't speak to them anymore. The 33 year old however says he continues to cater for his family despite the halt in communication. Read More »

Deputy charged with animal cruelty in death of police K-9


Deputy Jason Whittier was the K-9 handler assigned to work with Endy, an 8-year-old Belgian Malinois. Cache County Sheriff Chad Jensen said the dog, Endy, died on July 3 after being left alone by his unidentified handler - who later found the dead pooch and contacted his division commander. Read More »

Heat and humidity continue with pop-up storms


More sunshine means a return to more typical July heat with afternoon temperatures in the upper 80s at the beach and lower 90s across the Pee Dee. This forecast is pretty straightforward going into the weekend and even early next week, with only subtle differences day by day. Read More »

Ramirez blast gives Red Sox marathon win over Jays


The Red Sox rallied from a 3-1 deficit to tie it in the seventh, and came back again after Toronto regained the lead with one run in the 11th. "We didn't let that inning knock us down". Pomeranz yielded four runs in six innings in a no-decision against the Yankees on Friday. "We had a couple of opportunities, we couldn't capitalize, especially early in the game". Read More »

Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) Stake Increased by Clinton Group Inc

Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. A number of other research firms have also recently issued reports on ZNGA. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 832,603 shares in the company, valued at $2,914,110.50. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . Read More »

Russian Federation is investigating fidget spinners after reports claim they 'zombify' youth


But the fidget spinner phenomena could be even more insidious than that. "Those who understand political technologies, they understand very clearly that this simple thing is controlling the masses", Ostashko said. Pending the investigation, Russia's consumer protection agency advised parents who do buy the toy for their children to only buy it from authorized sellers, rather than on the street, and to check them for broken parts. Read More »

Congress targets govt over agrarian crisis


Apart from farmers from the neighbouring States like Punjab, Rajasthan, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh, their counterparts from faraway States like Tamil Nadu and Karnataka were also present at the rally. It has put over 700 farmers behind the bar. "We plan to do it again later this month so that city dwellers will understand the problems faced by farmers in this country", he said. Read More »

Iran warns U.S. to 'disassemble military bases within 1000km' over sanctions

In a statement Wednesday, President Hassan Rouhani said some of the US actions violate the 2015 nuclear accord. That was an apparent reference to Iran's continued pursuit of a ballistic missile program. "We shall resist these", Iranian state television quoted Rohani as saying. Iran hit back with its own sanctions against "American people and entities that have acted against the Iranian people and other Muslim peoples of the region". Read More »

French FM on Gulf tour urges 'de-escalation' of Qatar crisis


After four days of shuttle diplomacy between Gulf capitals last week, Tillerson said the dispute may last "quite a while". Last week's diplomacy may be followed by another round of negotiations involving the US, the United Kingdom and the Saudi-led bloc, according to three officials with knowledge of the deliberations. Read More »

Italian sausages mysteriously fall from sky, slam into family's roof


The homeowners say the meat was wrapped in a bag marked "William Land Service", - a land clearing company in Alabama - but when they called the company, nobody knew anything about the meat. Donnie Williams owns Williams Land Service with his wife, Garnet. The 7-year-old company provides forestry mulching, selective tree thinning and tree stump grinding to parts of north and central Alabama and southern Tennessee. Read More »

Samajwadi Party Leader Rajkumar Bhati Asserts Naresh Agarwal Apologised, Defends Him


The Parliament on Wednesday witnessed uproar after Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal linked Hindu gods with alcohol brands, sparking protests in the Rajya Sabha . Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said the SP leader's comments had offended an entire community, Hindustan Times reported. As loud chants of "maafi maango", "maafi maango" were raised, Jaitley questioned whether the MP will have the audacity to say this about gods of any other religion. Read More »