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Executing either man before the conclusion of McWilliams v. Dunn would be "profoundly arbitrary and unjust", according to Arkansas Assistant Federal Defense Attorney Scott Braden, who is representing Ward. Two pharmaceutical companies filed a court brief last week asking a federal judge to block Arkansas from using their drugs, but the judge did not rule on that issue.
  • NDP promises freeze on BC Hydro rates if it wins election

    Economy

    The NDP's promise to eliminate tolls on the Port Mann bridge would cost $150 million, and it would mean people outside the Lower Mainland would be covering bridge costs, she said. "I know it really bothers the Liberals when we talk about our $10-a-day child care plan, but I think it's because it's such a great idea and they probably wish they would have championed it".
  • Technical Chart Situation for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA)

    Technical Chart Situation for Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA)

    Economy

    Therefore stocks with higher earnings growth should offer the highest capital gains. The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. The business had revenue of $1.68 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.72 billion. Its sales stood at 7.70% a year on average in the period of last five years.
  • Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens shot, killed himself, police say

    Economy

    The company said it disabled Stephen's account within 23 minutes of receiving the first report about the video of the fatal shooting and two hours after receiving any report. "All I can say is that I wish he had gone down in a hail of one hundred bullets", she said. The chase lasted 2 miles, and troopers managed to disable Stephens' auto, state police said.
  • Prince was prescribed oxycodone under friend's name

    Prince was prescribed oxycodone under friend's name

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    Affidavits and search warrants were unsealed in Carver County District Court Monday, April 17, 2017, as the yearlong investigation into Prince's death continues. Writing a prescription under another person's name violates state and federal law, said Ruth Martinez, executive director of the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice.
  • Lookers PLC (LOOK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

    Economy

    Several analysts have recently commented on LOOK shares. They now have a GBX 300.00 price target on the company. The stock's market capitalization is 21.25B. It has underperformed by 12.45% the S&P500. It worsened, as 89 investors sold PG shares while 777 reduced holdings. 122 funds opened positions while 614 raised stakes.
  • [Updated] United to compensate people on flight when man dragged off

    [Updated] United to compensate people on flight when man dragged off

    Economy

    One clip showed the man being removed from the aircraft, his face bloodied from the episode as others could be heard expressing dismay about the scene unfolding before them. "That is not who our family at United is", Munoz said. The television interview with ABC was his first public appearance since the incident and his initial written statements reacting to it, which sparked widespread criticism and calls for Munoz to step down.
  • Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) Shares Sold by National Pension Service

    Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) Shares Sold by National Pension Service

    Economy

    Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of National-Oilwell Varco during the third quarter valued at $107,000. Capstone Asset Management Co. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 3.96%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 0.85% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.
  • Wealthfront Inc. Boosts Stake in Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI)

    Economy

    Analysts' recommendations are the fountainhead of equity research reports and should be used in tangent with proprietary research and investment methodologies in order to make investment decisions. The number of shares now held by investors is 1.43 Billion. CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp raised its position in Reynolds American by 5.1% in the third quarter.
  • 12 soldiers dead as Saudi helicopter crashes in Yemen

    12 soldiers dead as Saudi helicopter crashes in Yemen

    Economy

    The coalition gave no details on how the aircraft was brought down. According to the state-run news agency MENA, Asiri retracted the statement he released during an interview with Saudi privately-owned news channel Al-Arabyia, in which he said that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi informed Saudi Arabia that Egypt can participate in the Yemen war by almost 40,000 conscripts on the ground.
  • Omnicom revenue beats on Europe, UK growth

    Omnicom revenue beats on Europe, UK growth

    Economy

    Now the P/E of Omnicom Group Inc. stands at 18.03. Stack Financial Management Inc now owns 113,710 shares of the company's stock worth $9,665,000 after buying an additional 1,565 shares during the last quarter. The firm's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. Likewise, the negative performance for the quarter was recorded as -6.96% and for the year was 22.87%, while the YTD performance remained at -3.30%.