Man found guilty in fatal shooting of Chicago police officer

CHICAGO (AP) — A guilty verdict has been returned against a homeless man who defended himself against murder and aggravated battery charges in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Chicago police officer. Jovan Battle rejected an attorney appointed by the court to represent him for the March 25 fatal shooting of off-duty Officer John Rivera […]

Bettenhausen notes: Nine Illinois drivers in USAC field

There will be nine Illinois drivers in today’s USAC Silver Crown Series Tony Bettenhausen Memorial 100 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Two very local drivers will be in the field, including last year’s ninth-place finisher Joey Moughan, as well as Korey Weyant. Also in the field include past champions A.J. Fike, of Galesburg — who […]

Man found guilty in fatal shooting of Chicago police officer

CHICAGO (AP) — A guilty verdict has been returned against a homeless man who defended himself against murder and aggravated battery charges in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Chicago police officer. Jovan Battle rejected an attorney appointed by the court to represent him for the March 25 fatal shooting of off-duty Officer John Rivera […]

Bettenhausen notes: Nine Illinois drivers in USAC field

There will be nine Illinois drivers in today’s USAC Silver Crown Series Tony Bettenhausen Memorial 100 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Two very local drivers will be in the field, including last year’s ninth-place finisher Joey Moughan, as well as Korey Weyant. Also in the field include past champions A.J. Fike, of Galesburg — who […]

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) Honors Robert Graham and Sol Trujillo at Their Annual Gala

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) Honors Robert Graham and Sol Trujillo at Their Annual Gala – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Saturday, August 17, 2019 · 493,820,361 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters […]

Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in Jaffna

Leading News from Sri Lanka:: Tweet * Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in JaffnaFri, Aug 16, 2019, 07:07 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Aug 16, Colombo: The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) will open a regional office in Jaffna on the 24th of August. The inauguration will be held […]

South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk

From the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Asia-Pacific finds itself being remade by mega-regional free trade agreements. The former, which went into effect in December 2018, features 11 countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean and represented the world’s third largest economic bloc […]

Dominicans attend regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids

(Left to right) Renatta Langlais, David Hodge and Kerdisha St.Louis First Vice President of the National Youth Council Kerdisha St.Louis is satisfied that four Dominicans who participated in a regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids, benefitted from the experience. It was the Third Regional Meeting of Youth […]

Asia Breaking News

Asia-Pacific Lithium-ion Battery Market Forecast to 2025: Track the Role of Samsung, LG Chem, SK Innovation, Panasonic, and Kokam

Asia-Pacific Lithium-ion Battery Market Forecast to 2025: Track the Role of Samsung, LG Chem, SK Innovation, Panasonic, and Kokam – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Friday, August 16, 2019 · 493,779,239 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News […]

Horizon Global Announces Definitive Agreement To Sell Asia-Pacific Business Segment

Aug 8 (Reuters) – Horizon Global Corp ::HORIZON GLOBAL REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR SECOND QUARTER 2019.Q2 SALES FELL 4.4 PERCENT TO $223.2 MILLION.QTRLY LOSS PER SHARE $0.32.IN ADDITION TO FOREIGN CURRENCY HEADWINDS, RESULTS WERE ALSO IMPACTED BY CONTINUING UNCERTAINTY SURROUNDING TARIFFS.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $-0.13, REVENUE VIEW $241.2 MILLION — REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full […]

AI Interview-GBT Technologies Inc. (OTCPK: $GOPHD) Talks about Costa Rica’s Technology Hub

AI Interview-GBT Technologies Inc. (OTCPK: $GOPHD) Talks about Costa Rica’s Technology Hub – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Thursday, August 15, 2019 · 493,665,548 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences […]

Europe Breaking News

Donald Trump’s reported interest in acquiring Greenland triggers backlash in Europe

President Donald Trump faced a fierce European backlash to his reported interest in acquiring Greenland from Denmark, as some lawmakers compared the idea to colonialism on Friday while officials on the island said they welcome investment but not a new owner. “Of course, Greenland is not for sale,” Greenland’s government said in a statement, echoing […]

Leo Pharma to market AstraZeneca’s brodalumab outside Europe

Leo Pharma has acquired the rights to develop and market psoriasis treatment brodalumab outside Europe.  The Danish dermatology specialist already has an ongoing licensing agreement with AstraZeneca to develop and market the drug in Europe, with Leo Pharma having successfully launched the brodalumab in 18 countries. The new agreement with Bausch Health Ireland Limited will […]

UBP Investment Advisors SA Buys Aberdeen Standard Physical Swiss Gold Shares ETF, iShares Core MSCI Europe ETF, Apple Inc, Sells iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF, Alibaba Group Holding, Johnson & Johnson

Investment company UBP Investment Advisors SA (Current Portfolio) buys Aberdeen Standard Physical Swiss Gold Shares ETF, iShares Core MSCI Europe ETF, Apple Inc, iShares MSCI World ETF, SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, sells iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF, Alibaba Group Holding, Johnson & Johnson, Amarin Corp PLC, Exact Sciences Corp during the 3-months ended […]

Africa Breaking News

South Africa: SA,Tanzania Strengthen Ties Through Economic Cooperation

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for South Africa and Tanzania to build on their rich history and deepen these ties through economic cooperation and development. “We need to work together to bring investment into this region, to develop social and economic infrastructure, to create employment and opportunity,” said the President. He made the remarks during […]

Nationals of these 4 countries no longer require a visa to visit South Africa.

South Africa has granted visa-free status to nationals from four new countries in a bid to boost tourism, amid a falling number of visitors. The disclosure was made by the Department of Home Affairs through its Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi.  Travellers from Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and New Zealand will no longer require […]

19 Farm attacks, 2 farm murders in South Africa, 1-15 August 2019

There have already been nineteen farm attacks and two farm murders in South Africa in the first half of August 2019. During July 2019, there were 39 farm attacks, 4 farm murders and 4 farm attacks were successfully averted. There is little being done to address the crisis and the government continues to avoid the […]

Tech News

Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in Jaffna

Leading News from Sri Lanka:: Tweet * Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in JaffnaFri, Aug 16, 2019, 07:07 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Aug 16, Colombo: The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) will open a regional office in Jaffna on the 24th of August. The inauguration will be held […]

South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk

From the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Asia-Pacific finds itself being remade by mega-regional free trade agreements. The former, which went into effect in December 2018, features 11 countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean and represented the world’s third largest economic bloc […]

Dominicans attend regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids

(Left to right) Renatta Langlais, David Hodge and Kerdisha St.Louis First Vice President of the National Youth Council Kerdisha St.Louis is satisfied that four Dominicans who participated in a regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids, benefitted from the experience. It was the Third Regional Meeting of Youth […]

Canada Breaking News

Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in Jaffna

Leading News from Sri Lanka:: Tweet * Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in JaffnaFri, Aug 16, 2019, 07:07 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Aug 16, Colombo: The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) will open a regional office in Jaffna on the 24th of August. The inauguration will be held […]

South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk

From the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Asia-Pacific finds itself being remade by mega-regional free trade agreements. The former, which went into effect in December 2018, features 11 countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean and represented the world’s third largest economic bloc […]

Dominicans attend regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids

(Left to right) Renatta Langlais, David Hodge and Kerdisha St.Louis First Vice President of the National Youth Council Kerdisha St.Louis is satisfied that four Dominicans who participated in a regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids, benefitted from the experience. It was the Third Regional Meeting of Youth […]

UK Breaking News

Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in Jaffna

Leading News from Sri Lanka:: Tweet * Office on Missing Persons opens third regional office in JaffnaFri, Aug 16, 2019, 07:07 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Aug 16, Colombo: The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) will open a regional office in Jaffna on the 24th of August. The inauguration will be held […]

South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk

From the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Asia-Pacific finds itself being remade by mega-regional free trade agreements. The former, which went into effect in December 2018, features 11 countries on both sides of the Pacific Ocean and represented the world’s third largest economic bloc […]

Dominicans attend regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids

(Left to right) Renatta Langlais, David Hodge and Kerdisha St.Louis First Vice President of the National Youth Council Kerdisha St.Louis is satisfied that four Dominicans who participated in a regional meeting of youth leaders on sexual and reproductive health and HIV and Aids, benefitted from the experience. It was the Third Regional Meeting of Youth […]

Australia Breaking News

Suncity to shut its Australian casino high-roller rooms after reports of crime links

“The fixed room of Suncity will be discontinued here,” Mr Bekier said on Friday of The Star casino. “They had a small fixed room. That room is being closed.” Loading Star’s announcement comes after Crown’s high-profile board of directors took out public advertisements backing the company’s relationship with Suncity and other junket operators. The decision […]

Babymoon holidays growing in popularity among Australians

A growing number of ­expectant millennial couples are jetting off on lavish babymoons before the reality of parenthood sets in. Driven by Instagram influencers and celebrities, the phenomenon has taken off in Australia, with one in five expectant couples taking a babymoon. Finder.com.au research shows 16 per cent of parents went on a pre-birth holiday […]

The Australian Museum to shut down for $57.5m renovations

The Australian Museum has free entry this weekend, as the grand old sandstone takes a final bow before closing on Monday for a year-long $57.5 million renovation. This means many of the exhibits must be packed up to keep them safe while they wait for their new home to be built. It’s a long time […]