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Worldwide Let them eat kebab: EU okays doner meat
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But the European Commission said the use of phosphates in frozen kebab meat is necessary to protect the binding in the meat during roasting and thawing. The Greens group of MEPs, which supported keeping the ban, called Wednesday's vote a "disappointing result for consumer rights". The European Commission proposal for phosphate additive in the doners was adopted, the EP press service announced.

Worldwide Pistorius injured in prison brawl over use of public phone
Author: 0 Pistorius injured in prison brawl over use of public phone

The Blade Runner - who's serving a 13 year prison term for the 2013 shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp - got into the scrap on December 6th. Pistorius, 31, was originally convicted of culpable homicide over the 2013 killing - the equivalent of manslaughter - but the appeal court upgraded his conviction to murder.

Worldwide Oracle (ORCL) to Release Earnings on Thursday
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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) may have great momentum, but how has it been performing relative to the market? The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.145 during the last trading session, reaching $50.325. (NYSE:TR). California State Teachers Retirement Sys invested 0% in Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. Rhumbline Advisers owns 22,626 shares. Rothschild Il holds 32,721 shares or 0.19% of its portfolio.

Worldwide COLD OVERNIGHT: Single Digit Wind Chills For Some
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As temperatures fall into the upper teens to mid-20s overnight, wind chill values will dip into the single digits to lower teens by daybreak. The total snow accumulations with this clipper system will be more than a half a foot of snow from northern Wisconsin through MI.

Worldwide Indiana Pacers to Host 2021 NBA All-Star Weekend
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Indianapolis can handle this, no problem, it got rave reviews (from media members I spoke to, at least) when hosting the Super Bowl and NCAA Final Four. Matt Glenesk of the Indianapolis Star compiled a list of the major events that will be in Indianapolis leading up to the NBA All-Star game. Fort Wayne hosted the game in 1953 as home of the Pistons, and Indianapolis hosted in 1985.

Worldwide Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to replace Franken
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Gov. Tina Smith will fill the Senate seat to be vacated by Sen. Franken announced last week his intention to resign after allegations of improper conduct toward more than half a dozen women. Senate at the urging of his Democratic colleagues. Smith didn't respond to messages Tuesday seeking comment about the possible appointment. A Democratic official told The Associated Press last week that Dayton was ready to choose Smith as a placeholder before being pressured to appoint someone ...

Worldwide Omarosa Manigault-Newman Resigns From White House Position
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Her acquiescence comes after the White House declared recently that representative national security consultant Dina Powell will advance down from her position ahead of schedule one year from now. A White House spokeswoman said Ms Manigault Newman was quitting the Public Liason's office to "pursue other opportunities". Her most visible moments during her time in Washington came in April, when she and members of her 39-person bridal party used the White House for a wedding photo shoot .

Worldwide Wind advisory issued for Massachusetts Wednesday
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North northeast wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. WEDNESDAY: Highs will only reach the low to mid 30s Wednesday afternoon along with a diminishing wind. Thursday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 30. The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for MA with gusts more than 50 miles per hour expected Wednesday .

Worldwide British PM facing rebellion over key Brexit bill
Author: 0 British PM facing rebellion over key Brexit bill

The amendment, which is likely to be backed by Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the Scottish National Party (SNP), will be debated later on Wednesday. "I think there are quite a few who may support me - I think enough, if this comes to a vote, to defeat the government", Grieve told the BBC. London, Dec 13 British Prime Minister Theresa May was today facing a rebellion from her own MPs over whether parliament will have a " meaningful vote " on the final Brexit deal in what would be a ...

Worldwide Saudi Arabia to start raising energy prices from January 1
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia to start raising energy prices from January 1

The first movie theater is expected to open by March 2018, and the government estimates that by 2030, there will be 300 theaters (with 2,000 screens) in Saudi Arabia . The kingdom's cinemas were shuttered in 1982 after clerics persuaded the government to do so. The grand mufti, Saudi Arabia's highest religious authority, publicly called commercial films a source of "depravity" and opposed the opening of movie theaters as recently as a few months ago.

Worldwide Newspapers Review: Demonstrations against USA move on Jerusalem focus of dailies
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Iranian President Hasan Rouhani lashed out at some regional countries on Wednesday, stressing that attempts by such states to normalize ties with Zionist regime prompted US President Donald Trump to recognize Al-Quds as Israeli capital. His troops continue to provide crucial backing for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in his war against Sunni Muslim rebels. Top Iranian officials reiterated Iran's unwavering support for the Palestinian cause in phone conversions with leaders of Palestinian ...

Worldwide Rahul Gandhi: No makeover, BJP had distorted my image
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Manmohan Singh said the Congress needed "no sermons on "nationalism" from a party and Prime Minister whose compromised track record on fighting terrorism is well known". "It is good if the people of Gujarat benefi t from the seaplane". Have been fortunate to always get your blessings. "This election is not about BJP or Congress, it is about the people of Gujarat", he said.

Worldwide ISP trooper shot during traffic stop in southern Indiana
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Trooper Evans was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities were able to arrest Kays at his home a short time later. Officials say a Sellersburg trooper was conducting a traffic stop on West Park Place near S. Harlan Vogt Park when a suspect opened fire. Kays was also transported to the same hospital with unspecified injuries.

Worldwide Pakistan submits reply to International Court of Justice in Kulbhushan Jadhav case
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Sources in the foreign office have told India Today that Pakistan has compiled a detailed response to India's stance on Kulbhushan Jadhav after carrying out wide policy, legal consultations. The worldwide court will now decide whether to take the case forward for hearing or ask the parties (Pakistan and India) to submit more documents. This would enable Pakistan to build a case on jurisdiction and the fact that ICJ will hold no jurisdiction to hear the case of a "terrorist".

Worldwide Ockhi cyclone: Search operations to continue in Kerala; toll 58
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Chennai , Dec 13 The Tamil Nadu government today increased compensation to families of persons not belonging to fishermen community, killed in cyclone Ockhi in that district. Vijayan said the victims who were not members of the Kerala State Fishermen's Welfare Fund Board would also be eligible for the assistance. As per the figures released by the Latin Church, more than 300 fishermen were still missing, while official estimate of the missing men is 95.

Worldwide Zuma must appoint judicial state capture inquiry within 30 days, court rules
Author: 0 Zuma must appoint judicial state capture inquiry within 30 days, court rules

He described Zuma's actions as "completely unreasonable" and "grossly remiss". Gauteng Judge President Dunstan Mlambo read out the historic ruling, by a full bench of the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday. "Account must be paid to the structure and design of the constitution", he said. The only way President Jacob Zuma's week could be worse is if his Gupta-gotten gains were invested in Steinhoff shares.

Worldwide Modi turned Fair by eating Imported Mushrooms: Alpesh Thakor
Author: 0 Modi turned Fair by eating Imported Mushrooms: Alpesh Thakor

The controversial statements range from Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's " Neech " remark at the Prime Minister to the allegations of treason against Aiyar and other senior Congress leaders by Prime Minister Modi. The hotly contested Gujarat election campaign is witnessing a bitter war of words among rival parties while there have been a few light-hearted moments too.

Author: 0 Active Stock in Review: Antero Resources Corporation (AR)

Scotiabank reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $49.00 target price on shares of Range Resources Corporation in a report on Tuesday, February 21st. The rating was downgraded by TD Securities to "Hold" on Wednesday, December 9. The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 1.14 million shares. Devon Energy Corp New (Call) (NYSE:DVN) was raised too. 24,000 shares were sold by McNeilly Ward D .