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Gallup Poll: Barack Obama Edges Out President Trump as Most Admired Man

Gallup Poll: Barack Obama Edges Out President Trump as Most Admired Man

Gallup said sitting presidents usually win the most admired spot, and that Obama was the first former president to top the list since Eisenhower. To no surprise, there was a wide partisan split, with 35 percent of Republicans saying Trump was most admired man of the year, and 39 percent of Democrats picking Obama.


China's Geely buys stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo from Cevian

China's Geely buys stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo from Cevian

He further stated that Geely would be supportive of Volvo's management and board as it implements its strategy. They did not disclose the value of the transaction, which makes Geely Volvo's largest owner by capital and the second biggest by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarden INDUa.ST .


Malegaon blasts: Terror charges against Sadhvi Pragya, Purohit dropped

Malegaon blasts: Terror charges against Sadhvi Pragya, Purohit dropped

However, the court agreed that MCOCA charges should be dropped. Thakur, Purohit, retired Major Ramesh Upadhyay, Sameer Kulkarni, Ajay Rahirkar, Sudhakar Dwivedi and Sudhakar Chaturvedi will still face terror charges under Section 16 (punishment for terrorist act) and Section 18 (punishment for conspiracy) of the UAPA.


, piles up record snow over Christmas with more on the way

, piles up record snow over Christmas with more on the way

A heavy storm has brought a record amount of snow to the U.S. city of Erie on Christmas Day, forcing officials to declare a state of emergency. Another 24.5 inches fell by Tuesday night, bringing the total since 23 December to more than 63 inches.


LG&E, KU To Assist In Puerto Rico Power Restoration Mission

LG&E, KU To Assist In Puerto Rico Power Restoration Mission

Before the clinics began on December 1, RAM's staff had traveled to the island twice to assess conditions, meet with leaders, recruit volunteers and determine the best course of action to make a difference in Puerto Rico. The company expects the personnel to be in Puerto Rico for at least one month to help with restoration efforts. PPL ELECTRIC UTILITIES PPL Electric Utilities line trucks and fix vehicles will be shipped by barge to Puerto Rico.