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Mitch McConnell Lauds 2-Year Budget Deal as Vote Nears

With a Thursday night deadline looming, Congress is working to avoid another partial government shutdown . "Very pleased to announce alongside @SenateMajLdr that we have reached a two-year budget deal that will benefit our country in so many ways", Schumer wrote on Twitter , referring to McConnell .


Cavs trade Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

Cavs trade Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

Thomas, whose hip injury factored in a move that had sent him from the Boston Celtics to the Cavaliers in the preseason, was expected to fill the shoes of Kyrie Irving . Clarkson is a 6-foot-5 guard in his fourth season with the Lakers. "This is a good opportunity for Isaiah". He's also shooting a solid 46 percent from the field.


Senate Leaders Announce Agreement on Budget Deal

Senate Leaders Announce Agreement on Budget Deal

In related news, in less than a month, more than 700,000 dreamers are set to be deported and the White House Chief of Staff said they're not extending the deadline. " Democrats have made our position in these negotiations very clear", Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y. said Tuesday. It does not, however, include any immigration provisions, which the Democrats have been clamoring for.


Teva Beats Quarterly Views But Dives On Weak 2018 Guidance

Teva Beats Quarterly Views But Dives On Weak 2018 Guidance

Royal Bank of Canada set a $11.00 price objective on shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and gave the company a "sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 29th. The company also forecast earnings per share of $2.25 to $2.5 compared to 44.01 in 2017. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be paid a $0.085 dividend.


Beekman Named Interim AD At MSU

Beekman Named Interim AD At MSU

Beekman also has been executive director of the school's alumni association. He says a national search is underway for a permanent replacement, and that no internal candidate would be considered for the job. If it passes, faculty would call on the board of trustees to step down immediately. Others called the decision a "slap in the face" and "business as usual".



Here's what North Korea's military parade looks like today

Earlier in the day, the South Korean unification ministry announced on Thursday that North Korea will send its high-level delegation by plane to South Korea for attending the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . The tough talk from the Trump administration sheds light on the gaps between American and South Korean diplomatic strategies toward the North. The more hawkish view is the North Koreans are taking a conciliatory stance to put pressure on the alliance ...