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Van Niekerk leads strong SA contingent at Lausanne Diamond League meet

Van Niekerk leads strong SA contingent at Lausanne Diamond League meet

Van Niekerk broke American Michael Johnson's world record with a 43.03 seconds performance in Rio but cut his 2016 season short and had so far this year competed only in low-key races in South Africa. "There I want to put on a show and aim for a great time". Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk fired another warning at his opponents in Lausanne on Thursday night, delivering a spectacular performance in his first global 400m race of the season. Consulte Mais Informação

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10 killed in a blitz car bomb attack in Egypt's Sinai

10 killed in a blitz car bomb attack in Egypt's Sinai

Egypt's armed forces killed 40 militants Friday after suicide bombing and shooting on an army check point in North Sinai that killed at least ten soldiers, the army said in a statement. The militants opened fire on the soldiers with machine guns for almost half an hour, they said. Witnesses said that they saw Apache helicopters carrying out airstrikes across Rafah after the attack. Consulte Mais Informação

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Newmarket museum misses out on top title

Newmarket museum misses out on top title

Past year saw it stage exhibitions of painter Stanley Spencer, photographer Martin Parr and art-pop installationist Anthea Hamilton. The Hepworth serves its local community and contributes to regional tourism too. The gallery is named after the British sculptor Dame Barbara Hepworth who was born in Wakefield and died in 1975. Last year's victor was the V&A in London. Consulte Mais Informação

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Most G20 countries have little confidence in Putin, Trump on world affairs

Most G20 countries have little confidence in Putin, Trump on world affairs

They say he choked. U.S. intelligence officials say the unpredictable Russian president ordered interference in the election that took Mr Trump to the White House . He did not say whether he planned to discuss the issue with Mr Putin . Adam Schiff (D-CA) called out Trump after he refused to say with certainty that Russian Federation was behind the 2016 election hacking as a man who is too weak to stand up to Putin . Consulte Mais Informação

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UNESCO votes to declare al-Khalil's Old City 'a heritage site'

UNESCO votes to declare al-Khalil's Old City 'a heritage site'

The United Nations' cultural arm declared the Old City of Hebron a protected heritage site in a secret ballot, an issue that has triggered a new Israeli-Palestinian spat at the worldwide body. The resolution slammed "the failure of the Israeli occupying authorities to cease the persistent excavations, tunneling, works, projects and other illegal practices in East Jerusalem [al-Quds], particularly in and around the Old City of Jerusalem, which are illegal under worldwide law". Consulte Mais Informação

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H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, June 13th. The company reported $3.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.53 by $0.23. (NYSE:HRB) are riding high as the stock has performed solidly over the past few months, marking a 33.33% increase for the quarter. The stock has a market cap of $6.22 billion, a PE ratio of 15.77 and a beta of 0.58. Consulte Mais Informação

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Firefighter Won't Be Charged in Gun Battle With Neighbor

Firefighter Won't Be Charged in Gun Battle With Neighbor

Warning: This video contains graphic violence . In a release issued Wednesday, the Johnson County Prosecutor's Office said Keller had acted in self-defense and would not be charged in the shooting. Phillips says she never gave him permission to use it, so he must have taken it from under her pillow before we went out to mow. That neighbor is still in the hospital in critical condition, and the whole incident was caught on camera. Consulte Mais Informação

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Terrorist Sympathizer, Linda Sarsour Calls for 'Jihad' Against Trump

Terrorist Sympathizer, Linda Sarsour Calls for 'Jihad' Against Trump

Especially if those remarks are prefaced by a glowing mention of an unindicted co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing . It got worse from there. "A word of truth in front of a tyrant or leader, that is the best form of jihad and I hope that we when we stand up to those who oppress our communities that Allah accepts from us that as a form of jihad ", she said, "that we are struggling against tyrants and rulers not only overseas in the Middle East or in the other side of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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AU Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

According to the analysts, Au Optronics Corp (NYSE:AUO) is expected to announce $0.31/share EPS for the current quarter. On October 28 the company was downgraded from " to "Neutral" in a report from Nomura. A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of AU Optronics Corp by 42.8% in the first quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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