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People Arctic Report Card: Permafrost Thawing Faster Than Before
Author: 0 Arctic Report Card: Permafrost Thawing Faster Than Before

Scientists released the Arctic Report Card , now in its 12 year, at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco. "2017 continued to show us we are on this deepening trend where the Arctic is a very different place than it was even a decade ago", said Jeremy Mathis, head of NOAA's Arctic research program and co-author of the 93-page report.

People Arab League rebukes Donald Trump over 'dangerous' Jerusalem move
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Russian Federation considers a possible solution to be a Jerusalem that is the capital of two states: East Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian state and West Jerusalem as the Israel capital. "We will not be a party to that". "Oh Arabs and Muslims, Bolivia will ask for an emergency security council meeting in the event that Trump recognises Jerusalem the capital of Israel".

Author: 0 Technical Scrutiny: Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE), Conduent Incorporated (CNDT)

Lumentum Holdings Inc . has a 12 month low of $34.15 and a 12 month high of $68.63. Investors are definitely paying attention to what analysts over at Wall Street are now thinking about the shares of bluebird bio, Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 10. This simple numeric scale reads 1 to 5, and it changes brokerage firm Moderate Sell recommendations into an average broker rating.

People Native Activists Responsible for Redskins Name Change Hoax
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The activists also set up a website that resembled the Washington Redskins' official page. In another webpage made to look like the Washington Post sports section, the headline read, "Native Leaders Celebrate Victory as Washington Football Changes Mascot to the Redhawks".

People Grassley urges Trump to reconsider controversial judicial picks
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Grassley told CNN that he is advising the White House to "reconsider" the nomination of Jeff Mateer , who was selected to become a federal judge in Texas. HRC has repeatedly sounded the alarm on Mateer, urging the Senate to reject his nomination and those of other nominees who could seriously threaten the future of LGBTQ equality in America.

People Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. Stock Soars on Costco MoviePass Deal
Author: 0 Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. Stock Soars on Costco MoviePass Deal

The lesser the ratio, the more attractive the investment. Over the past three months, Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc . insiders have been net sellers, acquiring a net of 830,000 shares. Over the long run, the price of a stock will normally go up in lock step with its earnings (assuming the P/E ratio is constant). This ratio is internally not steady, since the market value of equity is divided by the total revenues of the firm.

People Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk'
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Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said on Twitter , referring to the interim senator whom Moore defeated with Bannon's backing in a September primary runoff. Republican U.S. Rep. Peter King of NY is calling for his party to get rid of Steve Bannon , after the Breitbart publisher and former Trump campaign CEO backed yet another losing candidate, this time Alabama's Roy Moore .

People Lawmakers urge House, Senate leaders not to repeal graduate tuition waivers
Author: 0 Lawmakers urge House, Senate leaders not to repeal graduate tuition waivers

Carter noted that he believes this system serves an important goal. Taking on more loans is out of the question, Marr said, and she is already working long hours in her unpaid research position so another job would be hard. "Tuition waiver assistance is a vital tool for universities lowering the cost of advanced STEM degrees", Hultgren, co-chair of the STEM caucus, said.

People Russian Federation banned from 2018 Olympic Games
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They missed the mark however by allowing "clean" Russian athletes to compete as Olympic athletes from Russia under a neutral flag. Rotenberg predicted there was a "90 percent chance" the Russian hockey team could wear the red Nike uniforms when competing in Pyeongchang.

People Wreaths Across America to Visit Salisbury Dec. 14th
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Wreaths Across America's Houston chapter has brought a Christmas tradition that stands with those families and remembers veterans alongside them every year. "They actually laid wreaths on his grave", Thornton said. The chance to deliver the wreaths and remember the veterans who lost their lives was a humbling experience to Thorton, and he hopes there will be more people in the future that participate in the annual event.

People Four people seriously injured by Israeli fire at Gaza border
Author: 0 Four people seriously injured by Israeli fire at Gaza border

Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas missed a major deadline in their reconciliation bid by failing to transfer power in the Gaza Strip. On Monday night, the Israeli military said it hit Hamas positions after intercepting rockets coming from the blockaded enclave.

Author: 0 The Brokerages Set Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) Price Target at $18.00

Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) is expected to pay $0.38 on Dec 29, 2017. Decatur Capital Management Inc decreased Proctor & Gamble Co. Los Angeles Cap Management And Equity Inc holds 70,531 shares. Ptnrs Ag reported 969,547 shares stake. Swiss Bank & Trust accumulated 211,800 shares. 179 are held by Wealthcare Cap Ltd Llc. Tudor Inv Et Al invested in 0.03% or 53,460 shares.

People Toyota, Panasonic strike battery deal in threat to Tesla
Author: 0 Toyota, Panasonic strike battery deal in threat to Tesla

While Toyota continues to pursue hydrogen vehicles, it has recently ramped up electric-car pursuits after acknowledging that it was behind on the technology despite its early hybrid leadership with the Prius sedan. The deal places Panasonic in the unusual position of straddling the technological and strategic divide between Toyota and Tesla. The carmaker is open to other companies joining the partnership to speed the pace of development, he said.

People Reuters Reporters Jailed in Myanmar Over Alleged Secret Documents
Author: 0 Reuters Reporters Jailed in Myanmar Over Alleged Secret Documents

For a democracy to succeed, journalists need to be able to do their jobs freely. A Reuters spokesperson told dpa reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo had been missing since Tuesday night, but did not confirm the arrests. "Myanmar media's freedom will definitely deteriorate if these reporters are punished", Myint Kyaw said. When police searched the pair, they found two military reports and a map of a location in Rakhine State in their possession.

People Govt obstructing Geneva talks: Syrian opposition
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The Syrian opposition claims the Bashar al-Assad regime delegation to the Geneva peace talks is coming up with new conditions, making it hard to move forward. This eighth round of peace talks will continue to December 14. On Wednesday, the opposition will host an event on the sidelines of the talks on the plight of Syrians trapped in the besieged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta, a spokesperson told The National .

People Sen. Schumer's office says he is target of false sexual harassment claim
Author: 0 Sen. Schumer's office says he is target of false sexual harassment claim

The woman - who asked to remain anonymous - added: 'I have contacted law enforcement to determine who is responsible. She continued to say that she parted Schumer's office on good terms and has fond memories of her time there. In a recent case of Schumer becoming a victim of fake news, on December 8, a website by the name of the "America's Last Line of Defense" published an article , which claimed Schumer's daughter opened up about her father's supposed affair with a high school cheerleader.

People India wants access to info gathered by its 'spy' Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pak
Author: 0 India wants access to info gathered by its 'spy' Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pak

India then moved the ICJ, which after preliminary proceedings, issued a stay order till the case is decided. Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal had told the media that complete security will be provided to the visitors and a diplomat from the Indian High Commission will be allowed to accompany them.

People Poll shows decline in religious observance of Christmas
Author: 0 Poll shows decline in religious observance of Christmas

Concurrently, Pew said a religious appreciation of the season is declining among individuals themselves. Almost six in 10 Americans believe all four aspects of the traditional Christmas narrative, down from 65 percent in 2014. In comparison, four years ago, 59% of Americans said they celebrated Christmas as a religious holiday, including 51% who saw it as more religious than cultural and 7% who marked the day as both a religious and a cultural holiday.