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Angela Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

Angela Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

The western state of North Rhine-Westphalia is Germany's most populous and has been led by the center-left Social Democrats for all but five years since 1966. The projections put support for the pro-business Free Democrats, who are eyeing a return to the national parliament at September, at a strong 12 percent.



EnLink Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ENLK) Receives An Update From Brokers

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.25 on a per share basis this quarter. JMU Ltd- ADR (NASDAQ:JMU) has declined 56.43% since May 22, 2016 and is downtrending. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by UBS. FBR Capital maintained the shares of MMLP in report on Tuesday, October 27 with "Outperform" rating.


N. Korea test-fires another missile: S

N. Korea test-fires another missile: S

North Korea regularly threatens to destroy the United States which it accuses of preparing for invasion. North Korea's media said more missiles will be launched in the future. North Korea said that launch tested the capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead" and put the United States mainland within "sighting range".


Betsy DeVos booed, some turn backs during B-CU commencement speech

Betsy DeVos booed, some turn backs during B-CU commencement speech

She added: "Commencements are a time to celebrate the graduates and that's what she will be focused on while at B-CU on Wednesday". As the lightning-rod secretary of education stepped behind the lectern, she was greeted with immediate boos from the students - a deepening roar that had begun in smatters minutes earlier when she received her honorary doctorate from school President Edison O.


Puerto Rico militant leader emerges from 36 years in custody

Puerto Rico militant leader emerges from 36 years in custody

Lopez was considered a top leader of Puerto Rican militant group that said it was responsible for more than 100 bombings in several USA cities and Puerto Rico during the 1970s and early 1980s. A campaign to free the Puerto Rican independence figure over the years has drawn support from Pope Francis, former President Jimmy Carter and Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the American musical " Hamilton ".



USA may not ban laptops on European flights after all

On Wednesday, U.S. Homeland Security officials were in Brussels talking with European Union leaders about possibly banning those devices on flights from Europe too. In April, we first reported that USA intelligence and law enforcement agencies believed that ISIS and other terrorist organizations had developed new ways to place explosives in laptops and other electronic devices to evade airport security screening methods.