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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Rice Energy Inc (NYSE:RICE)
- July 07, 2017

The firm is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. For the outlook of the current financial quarter, Analysts think the firm will post 0.36 earnings per share. The stock grabbed 55 new institutional investments totaling 9,655,093 shares while 47 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 5,703,703 shares. (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded Super Mario Odyssey Completely Removes the Dreaded "Game Over" Screen
- July 07, 2017

Even if Mario's health drops to zero, you'll just lose 10 of your coins. Between Steam's reported record growth , Microsoft's Xbox Play Anywhere program, Sony offering PS3 & PS4 games to PC gamers via PlayStation Now, and companies like Sega bringing more and more games to PC, its starting to seem that those claims about the death of PC gaming that were making the rounds a few years back may have been highly exaggerated. (more...)
Louis Missouri's Minimum Wage to Drop to $7.70 Louis Missouri's Minimum Wage to Drop to $7.70
- July 07, 2017

Louis. Eric Greitens said last week he will allow legislation to go into effect that that blocks local increases in minimum wages and requires the statewide standard. "So what he didn't want to do is sign a bill to take money out of the pockets of those who already have an increase, but still do so". The rate is now $13 an hour. (more...)
Members of European Parliament Condemn Armenian Shelling that Resulted in Civilian Deaths Members of European Parliament Condemn Armenian Shelling that Resulted in Civilian Deaths
- July 07, 2017

We, the undersigned Members of the European Parliament, strongly condemn the murders of Allahverdiyeva Sahiba Idris (age 51) and Guliyeva Zahra Elnur (age 2) on the evening of July 4 by Armenian armed forces. We call for a cessation of all military operation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan . Hajiyev claimed the deaths were the "result of targeted and deliberate attacking of civilians and civilian objects" by Armenia's armed forces. (more...)
PennDOT cracks down on drivers trying to avoid paying tolls PennDOT cracks down on drivers trying to avoid paying tolls
- July 07, 2017

Turnpike spokeswoman Roseann Placey said the commission announced the partial amnesty program is aimed at having its worst toll offenders - motorists who racked up invoices and violations worth $17.1 million - pay before a new state law takes effect next month. (more...)
Chelsea Handler and Tomi Lahren to debate at political convention Chelsea Handler and Tomi Lahren to debate at political convention
- July 07, 2017

Handler has become an increasingly outspoken critic of President Donald Trump . According to a Politicon rep who spoke with TheWrap , Handler will lead the discussion. Lahren, of course, expressed her newly pro-choice stance and got herself fired from The Blaze as a result (although she found a new gig at a pro-Trump super PAC). (more...)
Uber Driver Accuses State Senator Bryce Marlatt Of Lewd Acts Uber Driver Accuses State Senator Bryce Marlatt Of Lewd Acts
- July 07, 2017

Names are redacted from the police report . The driver said she picked up Marlatt around 10 p.m. on June 26 to drop him off at a hotel in Oklahoma City. "We are working with the Oklahoma City Police Department and will provide any information to them that would be helpful for their ongoing investigation", Uber Media Relations told FOX 25 . (more...)
United Kingdom police says other people potentially involved in Manchester arena attack United Kingdom police says other people potentially involved in Manchester arena attack
- July 07, 2017

Abedi's older brother, Ismail, was among more than a dozen people held and questioned by police in the United Kingdom before being released without charge. "What we are looking at is the number of ways he learned the skills to build the device", he said. They said he appeared to have spent "many months" planning the atrocity - but had left no note or video explaining his motivations for the attack. (more...)
Vice President Mike Pence to tour NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Thursday Vice President Mike Pence to tour NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Thursday
- July 07, 2017

The first crewed flight of the Orion/SLS system is targeted for the 2021 timeframe. "As we once again lead in space exploration, we will continue to make the investments and presence in space to ensure the safety and security of the American people ", Pence said . (more...)
United States 30-year mortgage rates touch highest since May United States 30-year mortgage rates touch highest since May
- July 07, 2017

The effective rate increased from last week. Total mortgage application volume increased 1.4 percent from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's seasonally adjusted report. 10 year loan interest rates are published at 3.250% today carrying an April of 3.456%. The rate on 15-year, fixed-rate home loans, popular with homeowners who are refinancing their mortgages, rose to 3.22 percent from 3.17 percent. (more...)
Spokesman: Man arrested for making threat at senator's Tucson office Spokesman: Man arrested for making threat at senator's Tucson office
- July 07, 2017

The two men, who were later identified as Mark Prichard and Patrick Diehl , allegedly made threatening remarks to one of the senator's aides, KGUN reported citing Flake's office. Jeff Flake's Tuscon office around 9 a.m. Thursday morning, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department. "We will get better aim". The arrested protester was presumably part of the sit-in, although it is not clear. (more...)
Family, friends to mark year since Philando Castile shooting Family, friends to mark year since Philando Castile shooting
- July 07, 2017

The moment Yanez exited his patrol vehicle to the point where he peppered Castile with an onslaught of bullets took less than a minute, according to the footage's time log. The not-guilty verdict prompted protests that shut down the Interstate and delayed the Pride Parade in Minneapolis. It was the second, high-profile fatal shooting of a black man by Minnesota police officers in less than a year, exacerbating divides between law enforcement and the black community. (more...)
South Africa had duty to arrest Bashir: Intl Criminal Court South Africa had duty to arrest Bashir: Intl Criminal Court
- July 07, 2017

Bashir denies wrongdoing and has rejected ICC jurisdiction. The ICC's decision not to refer South Africa might also be intended in part to dissuade it from pulling out of the court. This puts pressure on the Security Council and the ICC's members to find a way to strengthen the enforcement procedures, analysts said. "I believe (Thursday's) ruling will raise the costs of withdrawal for South African President Jacob Zuma", Kersten said. (more...)
Concerns Over Truck Prompt Evacuations at Hanscom Air Base Concerns Over Truck Prompt Evacuations at Hanscom Air Base
- July 07, 2017

The state police bomb squad has responded and its Air Wing is on scene as well. "As a safety precaution, an area around the gate has been evacuated", State Police said. Hanscom Field airport, which has a different entrance, remains open. Bedford police said they are aware of the ongoing incident but there is "no danger to the community at this time". (more...)
Quake of 6.5 magnitude jolts central Philippines, no damages reported Quake of 6.5 magnitude jolts central Philippines, no damages reported
- July 07, 2017

Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez confirmed one death - 18-year-old Rizza Rosales - in the mountain village of Cabaon-an in his city which was hit by a landslide during the tremor. The pension house was located at the second and third floor of the building near the municipal hall and housed a small grocery at the ground floor. (more...)
Belgium manhunt as Brussels raids prompt fears of attack Belgium manhunt as Brussels raids prompt fears of attack
- July 07, 2017

Separately, RTL news network cited Van der Sypt as saying: " One can never know how these people might react ". Police had searched four houses and two garages overnight in the Anderlecht district of Brussels . Belgium and France are both on high alert since extremist attacks have hit Paris and Brussels over the past few years. The prosecutors said Wednesday's arrests were separate from investigations into Islamist attacks in Paris in November 2015, which killed 130 people, and in ... (more...)
NYPD officer killed in Bronx: Gunman's girlfriend called 911 hours earlier NYPD officer killed in Bronx: Gunman's girlfriend called 911 hours earlier
- July 07, 2017

Whatever deranged motive drove the killer to stride up to a NYPD mobile command vehicle and fire a fatal round into Familia's face, the world's greatest detectives will ferret it out from a dead assassin's trail. He said his son, now 22, had played with Familia's children and that she practically "adopted" him. Rambling that law officers got away with killing and abusing people, he warned them to leave him alone or "we gonna do something". (more...)
States Are Suing Betsy DeVos Over Student Loan Protections States Are Suing Betsy DeVos Over Student Loan Protections
- July 07, 2017

The Borrower Defense Rule was negotiated after two large for-profit chains - Corinthian Colleges and the ITT Technical Institute - shut down hundreds of campuses following regulatory crackdowns in recent years. "These rules served as critical protections against predatory for-profit schools that exploit hardworking students - students who are simply trying to invest in their own education and future", said New York Attorney General Schneiderman. (more...)
GOP health care plan hurts small business owners GOP health care plan hurts small business owners
- July 07, 2017

As the Senate returns from the 4th of July holiday recess, Costs of Care ( http://www.CostsOfCare.org ) is republishing real, firsthand stories from nurses, doctors, and patients that demonstrate the importance of affordable health insurance. (more...)
Inflation data causes rift in FOMC
- July 07, 2017

The U.S. was to release the ADP employment report later Thursday along with the ISM non-manufacturing PMI and a report on initial jobless claims. Yesterday's finish was the peso's weakest level in over 10 years or since it ended at P50.735 per dollar on September 1, 2006. (more...)