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Author: 0 EQT to Acquire Rice Energy

The company had a trading volume of 3,161,741 shares. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017 and is subject to customary closing conditions, including shareholder and regulator approval. Stifel Nicolaus started coverage on Rice Energy in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. Equity analyst Deutsche Bank upgraded the stock and raised the price target on November 21 boosting the price target from $23.00 to $33.00 and moving the rating from "Hold" to "Buy".

Author: 0 Seattle police shoot, kill woman who reported burglary

She lets them in and says, "There was a break-in". "There's no reason for her to be shot in front of her babies", Monika Williams , Lyles' sister, told KIRO. Both officers were placed on paid, administrative leave. She was arrested on June 5 on charges of harassment, obstruction of a public official and harassment of a law enforcement officer.

U.S. US Govt agrees on new Sanctions on Russian Federation
Author: 0 US Govt agrees on new Sanctions on Russian Federation

The measure also gives Congress the ability to block attempts by President Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Moscow. Sens. Mike Lee, R-Utah, and Rand Paul, R-Ky., voted against the Russian Federation sanctions package. "The Crapo-Brown-Corker-Cardin bill will result in some very powerful, new sanctions against Russian Federation". The new Iran restrictions, which impose mandatory sanctions on people involved with the Islamic republic's ballistic missile program and those that ...

U.S. United States confirms high-level visit to N. Korea behind student's release
Author: 0 United States confirms high-level visit to N. Korea behind student's release

The North Koreans "were informed that the airplane would land". His family were told that he contracted botulism after the trial, and was given a sleeping pill from which he never awoke. Warmbier's recovery is also dependent on the nature and quality of medical care he received at the beginning of his condition and throughout his months in a North Korean detention center - specifics that, at this time , are unknown.

U.S. Almost 200 million voters exposed by RNC server data breach
Author: 0 Almost 200 million voters exposed by RNC server data breach

It's unclear whether any bad actors may have come across the database while it was exposed. The records, sourced form a Nation Builder data set, were never officially claimed. How could someone get access to all that information? Another folder in the S3 bucket Vickery discovered is from Target Point. But the data does provide a glimpse into just how extensive the targeting has gotten.

U.S. Clay Travis Shreds Colin Kaepernick For Comparing Police To Slave Catchers
Author: 0 Clay Travis Shreds Colin Kaepernick For Comparing Police To Slave Catchers

The 29-year-old is still unsigned in the NFL. He says he shot in self-defense. Castille's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , recorded the scene after the shooting and broadcast it on Facebook . Castile said with anger present in her tone. They murdered my mother f***ing son with his seat belt on. "You call yourself a good cop, but you see one of your colleagues beating somebody", she said.

Author: 0 Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

With the exception of Neil Gorsuch , who did not participate in the case because he was not on the Court when it was argued , every justice agreed that the law's broad scope can not be reconciled with the First Amendment. The case has implications for all members of American society, however, not just sex offenders, and the court appears to be extremely conscious of the broader effect.

Author: 0 Chances are high we'll soon have a tropical cyclone in the Gulf

An Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft was scheduled to investigate this system later Monday, if necessary. Tropical outlook reports from the National Weather Service's Hurricane Center on Saturday afternoon forecasted a chance of tropical development over the next 48 hours as low, at 30 percent.

U.S. Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage
Author: 0 Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

The U.S. Supreme Court announced on June 19 that it will hear a case involving partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin . The justices in a brief written order said they would review a redistricting case from Wisconsin, where a three-judge lower court past year invalidated a redistricting plan enacted by the Republican-controlled Wisconsin legislature in 2011.

U.S. Senate approves Crapo amendment tightening Russian Federation sanctions
Author: 0 Senate approves Crapo amendment tightening Russian Federation sanctions

The measure also included language toughening sanctions against Russian Federation in the wake of their accused efforts to influence the outcome of the 2016 election, converting some of the penalties put in place by former President Barack Obama's administration into law, and forbidding Trump from weakening existing Russian Federation sanctions without first seeking Senate approval.

U.S. Panicked White House bans cameras from press briefings for a week straight
Author: 0 Panicked White House bans cameras from press briefings for a week straight

He called the situation "bizarre", and said, "I don't know why everyone is going along tight this". "And it just feels like we're sort of slowly but surely being dragged into what is a new normal in this country where the president of the United States is allowed to insulate himself from answering hard questions".

U.S. Two views on Trump's Cuba plan
Author: 0 Two views on Trump's Cuba plan

By restricting individual U.S.travel to Cuba , the new policy also risks cutting off a major source of income for Cuba's private business sector, which the policy is meant to support . "GAESA has taken full advantage of the new USA engagement. In fact, many Cubans say human rights conditions on the island have worsened since President Obama's visit to the island in March 2016".

U.S. Senate Democrats will pit Trump against 'mean' Republicans on Trumpcare
Author: 0 Senate Democrats will pit Trump against 'mean' Republicans on Trumpcare

The ad campaign specifically targets; Sens. The Republican National Committee blasted the Democrats' plan as a "pure partisan game aimed at placating the far-left". A CBO analysis of the House healthcare bill estimated that it would cause 23m Americans to lose health insurance over the next decade and said some of the country's sickest people could face significantly higher premiums and out-of-pocket costs.

U.S. DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress
Author: 0 DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress

Members of the Republican team pray before the Democrats and Republicans face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington , U.S., June 15, 2017 . Sava said that doctors on Thursday had operated on him to fix the broken bone. He'll need more surgery "and will be in the hospital for some time ", according to the medical center's statement .

U.S. Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery
Author: 0 Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

Scalise, the third ranking member of House Republican leadership, was shot in the hip and his condition was upgraded to serious on Saturday. Tyson Foods lobbyist Matt Mika underwent additional surgery and his family said in a statement he was showing "positive results" and was expected to make a full recovery.

Author: 0 Trump may 'terminate' Russia probe's Mueller says president's pal

Though the Justice Department maintains that it has fully disclosed the extent of Sessions' foreign contacts past year, lawmakers have continued to press him for answers about an April 2016 event at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, where both Sessions and Kislyak attended a foreign policy speech by Trump.

Author: 0 Trump friend floats possibility of his firing special counsel in Russian probe

On Tuesday, Rosenstein also indicated his conversations with Sessions prior to Comey's dismissal could be a part of Mueller's probe. Some say Attorney General Jeff Sessions could rescind his recusal from the Russian Federation investigation and fire Mueller himself if Trump asked and Rosenstein refused, something which certainly would cause a great deal of controversy.

Author: 0 Trump not under investigation for firing ex-FBI chief Comey - lawyer

As he did in exchanges with other news anchors, Sekulow bullishly emphasized to Wallace that Trump's tweet should only be interpreted as a response to the Post report and insisted that that no one has notified Trump or his team that the president is under investigation .

U.S. Will Trump Executive Order Boost Restaurant Jobs?
Author: 0 Will Trump Executive Order Boost Restaurant Jobs?

That broad-picture promise sounds great. Now there are 11,000 adults and 3,500 high school students in apprenticeship programs overseen by the state. To offer apprenticeships, companies now have to register with the Labor Department and adhere to specific government guidelines.

Author: 0 Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

Not surprisingly, most of the hosts interviewing Sekulow on Sunday morning started by taking the president at his word that he is "being investigated". Schiff spoke on ABC's "This Week" and King spoke on NBC . President Donald Trump's lawyer adamantly denied on Sunday that the president is under investigation, despite the president's tweets this week referring to one as a "witch hunt", NBC News reported .

Author: 0 Shot US congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

He is more responsive, and is speaking with his loved ones. Scalise, facing "an imminent risk of death", was rushed to the hospital in a helicopter. Following the press conference, Scalise's wife, Jennifer Scalise, released a statement Friday thanking supporters for an "incredible amount of prayers".

Author: 0 NHL Expansion Draft 2017 Protection List Made Public

Of the players the Wings exposed, the most likely candidate to be taken is Riley Sheahan. The prospect of losing talent to Vegas is keeping a lot of National Hockey League general managers up at night. The Panthers also protected four of their core forwards in Jonathan Huberdeau , Sasha Barkov, Nick Bjugstad and Vincent Trocheck . Florida also left captain Derek MacKenzie and veteran forwards Jussi Jokinen and Colton Sceviour available.

Author: 0 Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

Cosby showed no immediate reaction. The jury in the Philando Castile case took 27 hours. Prosecutors promised to retry Cosby, who remains free on $1 million bail. Leading up to the mistrial , the jury deliberated for several days, and reportedly had to be urged into further deliberations by O'Neill, before it was finally clear that they could not agree on a unanimous verdict.

U.S. Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family
Author: 0 Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family

Scalise, Tyson Foods lobbyist Matt Mika, congressional aide Zach Barth and US Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner were shot during an attack on the Republican congressional baseball team as it practiced Wednesday morning. Scalise's surgeon says he can hope to make an "excellent recovery", despite being at risk of death when he arrived at the hospital. "I think that his risk of death right now is substantially lower than when he came in.

U.S. Trump 'being investigated for obstruction of justice'
Author: 0 Trump 'being investigated for obstruction of justice'

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election is interviewing three senior intelligence officials to determine whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice. "Mueller and Rod Rosenstein? ". The White House has repeatedly referred all questions about Russian Federation to the President's personal attorney.

Author: 0 Senate Approves Measure Limiting Trump's Power Over Russia Sanctions

Mr. Putin said there was no reason to impose new sanctions and said at the heart of the new measures was the controversy in the USA around contacts between President Donald Trump's campaign team and Russian officials. The bill includes new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program and other activities not related to the global nuclear agreement reached with the United States and other world powers.

U.S. Arrests made in double-slaying of Maryland teens
Author: 0 Arrests made in double-slaying of Maryland teens

In their search for evidence, the police have recovered shell casings at the residence of Edgar Garcia-Gaona. Shadi Adi Najjar, 17, and Artem S. Ziberov, 18 - were found dead inside a vehicle in a Montgomery Village cul-de-sac on the night of June 5.

Author: 0 Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Koepka channeled some of his Ryder Cup moxie (where he went 3-1 as a rookie) to leapfrog all challengers to hoist the trophy, and he did everything he needed to on the Sunday of the U.S. Xander Schauffele rounded off a stunning breakthrough week with a 69 that earned a share of fifth place with Bill Haas (69) and Rickie Fowler (72), who again flattered to deceive on the final day of a major.