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Author: 0 Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

Citigroup restated a "buy" rating and issued a $64.00 price target (down previously from $65.00) on shares of Southwest Airlines in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. This means that the higher growth rate of EVH implies a greater potential for capital appreciation over the years. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $8000 target.

Worldwide Matt Lauer breaks silence on sexual misconduct claims after NBC firing
Author: 0 Matt Lauer breaks silence on sexual misconduct claims after NBC firing

The exit was a little murky but maybe this is a redemption tour or something. "We were very friendly and I, of course, met his current wife, Annette, and we had our children at the same time ", she shared. During an interview at Business Insider's Ignition conference , the longtime former executive producer of " Today " said he was disturbed by reports in The New York Times and Variety that detailed Lauer's behavior toward staffers.

Worldwide Jerusalem: Israeli Army strikes after projectiles fired from NASA
Author: 0 Jerusalem: Israeli Army strikes after projectiles fired from NASA

He called on global donors to assume their responsibilities in terms of obliging Israel to lift the Gaza blockade, open border crossings and remove restrictions on Palestine's economic development. "The IDF holds Hamas responsible for hostile activity perpetrated against Israel from the Gaza Strip", the IDF said in a statement . Rocket launchers in Gaza.

Worldwide Nithari killings: Death sentence to Pandher, Koli
Author: 0 Nithari killings: Death sentence to Pandher, Koli

Chargesheets were filed against the duo in 16 of the 19 cases, out of which nine cases have been decided till date. Pandher has been awarded death in 3 cases and this occasion is the third whose quantum of sentence would be pronounced today.

Worldwide Russia's Novatek head says discussed gas projects with Saudi representatives
Author: 0 Russia's Novatek head says discussed gas projects with Saudi representatives

He was speaking after having given the order to start loading the first gas tanker with LNG at the Novatek-led Yamal LNG project in the Arctic, which will further expand the Kremlin's global energy reach. Three production units of 5.5 million tons per year each are planned at Yamal LNG, with the second seen starting in the third quarter and the final one in early 2019.

Worldwide Former Arizona police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed Granbury man
Author: 0 Former Arizona police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed Granbury man

Forcing Shaver to crawl toward the police like this increased the likelihood that Shaver would lose balance and make wild movements, and Brailsford's freakish orders were probably confusing even to a sober person. Shaver was with a woman named Monique Portillo at the time. Suspecting that Shaver was armed, Brailsford cried "Don't!" before shooting him five times.

Worldwide Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban in Six Muslim Countries
Author: 0 Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban in Six Muslim Countries

Trump announced his initial travel ban on citizens of certain Muslim-majority nations in late January, bringing havoc and protests to airports around the country. The ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) is representing those who are against the travel ban have stated they will continue to fight to ban in the appeal courts when proceedings renew.

Worldwide Female Democratic Senators Lead Call For Al Franken To Resign
Author: 0 Female Democratic Senators Lead Call For Al Franken To Resign

Shut out of power completely, they are looking for a way out of the wilderness. The latest allegation against Franken came in a report published Wednesday by Politico . But the urgency mounted, as more accusers came forward, alleging acts of varying severity. Democrat Franken's offenses included a 2000 Playboy magazine article about the joys of pornography and a 1995 magazine story that quoted him making a joke about rape.

Worldwide Japan's economy in longest growth streak since 1994
Author: 0 Japan's economy in longest growth streak since 1994

The biggest structural reform to make an impact is allowing more tourists into Japan. Tourism and trade have been big drivers of Japan's economy this year. He also for the first time acknowledged the risks current policy posed to financial stability, as low interest rates eat into banks' profits. The government agreed earlier on Friday a spending package to subsidize education and encourage more corporate investment, which could support further growth.

Worldwide Disgruntled Maharashtra MP Nana Patole quits BJP, Lok Sabha
Author: 0 Disgruntled Maharashtra MP Nana Patole quits BJP, Lok Sabha

People, he alleged, are "dying" due to the BJP governments' policies, a reference to farmers' suicide , and said that his voice was being "stifled". In September, Patole created a sensation when at a public function he alleged that PM Modi did not like to be questioned or criticised. He was referring to a meeting Modi had with BJP MPs from some states.

Worldwide Most Americans say senior Trump officials probably had 'improper' contact with Russian Federation
Author: 0 Most Americans say senior Trump officials probably had 'improper' contact with Russian Federation

Among the majority of Americans who disapprove of Trump's job performance, 14 percent said there is something the president has done that they have been happy with compared to 84 percent who said they were unable to think of anything. In July 2017, 39 percent of Americans continued to approve of Trump, making him the least popular president at the 6-month mark. "Trump's early-term unpopularity is unusual".

Worldwide Casting new light on eclipse eye damage
Author: 0 Casting new light on eclipse eye damage

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary specialists examined her three days later and found she had burned a hole in her retinas. The black spot in her vision and the corresponding damage on her retina were mirror images of the eclipse itself. The young woman described in this case report , at last check, still has not recovered normal vision. Ralph Chou, an expert on eclipse-related eye damage at the University of Waterloo, says he got a report from a colleague of one similar eye injury in ...

Worldwide WikiLeaks offered Trump campaign access to hacked documents
Author: 0 WikiLeaks offered Trump campaign access to hacked documents

Trump Jr. reportedly told the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday that he does not remember the email, which also offered campaign officials access to former Secretary of State Colin Powell's emails, which were published by a Russian front group 10 days later.

Worldwide 5.1 magnitude quake strikes Thang in Jammu and Kashmir
Author: 0 5.1 magnitude quake strikes Thang in Jammu and Kashmir

With night temperature about 2 degree below normal, Pahalgam was the coldest place in the Valley. The rain and snowfall would bring relief to farmers, especially who have sown Rabi crops in plains of Kashmir and Jammu region and overall improvement in soil moisture.

Worldwide Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County
Author: 0 Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County

The Creek Fire was reported as a 1,000-acre brush fire at 3:42 a.m. on Tuesday near Gold Creek and Little Tujunga by the Angeles National Forest. Nearly 1,700 firefighters and other personnel were deployed Thursday against the fire, which was 10 percent contained .

Worldwide Da Vinci's Christ painting headed to UAE
Author: 0 Da Vinci's Christ painting headed to UAE

It was sold for $450.3 at auction, and the enormous price tag makes it the highest auction price for any piece of art. Prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al-Saud was identified as the mystery buyer in a New York Times report published Wednesday, but is now reported to be a proxy for the crown prince.