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Author: 0 ITV (ITV) Stock Price Down 2.9% Following Analyst Downgrade

RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 6 report. The rating was downgraded by Berenberg to "Hold" on Thursday, March 3. The firm operates through Built and Natural Environment, Energy, and Australia Asia Pacific divisions. It has a 17.59 P/E ratio. It offers consultancy services, including environmental assessment, project management, water resources management, due diligence, oceanography, health and safety, risk management, town and country planning, ...

World News Church Goers Bring Rifles To Ceremony
Author: 0 Church Goers Bring Rifles To Ceremony

The photographs were taken at a ceremony in which couples were asked to bring their " rods of iron ", a phrase from the apocalyptic Book of Revelation in the New Testament that Moon has interpreted rather specifically to mean AR-15s. Gun violence is an epidemic that's taking the lives of too many people, including the brightest hope for the future of America - our kids. Sanctuary Church is a breakaway faction of the Unification Church, which often is described as a cult.

World News New York Woman Poisons Doppelgänger's Cheesecake In Order To Steal Her Identity
Author: 0 New York Woman Poisons Doppelgänger's Cheesecake In Order To Steal Her Identity

To make matters even weirder, on returning home from the hospital, the victim found her passport, employment authorisation card, jewellery, and cash had all gone missing. Before leaving her house, Nasyrova stole the victim's passport, work credentials, and jewelry. Law enforcement agents with the Department of Homeland Security tested the cheesecake and confirmed it was laced with the Russian tranquilliser Phenazepan.

World News Militants would not allow civilians to flee Eastern Ghouta
Author: 0 Militants would not allow civilians to flee Eastern Ghouta

United Nations investigators looking at the hermit kingdom's compliance with sanctions said the supplies shipped to Syria include acid-resistant tiles, valves and thermometers, according to The New York Times . "The scale of the government's indiscriminate military attacks against eastern Ghouta , an area with a civilian population of 400,000, can not be justified on the basis of targeting Jabhat al-Nusra fighters", Feltman told the Security Council .

World News Trump Set To Impose Hefty Steel Tariffs, Risking Trade War
Author: 0 Trump Set To Impose Hefty Steel Tariffs, Risking Trade War

A decision to impose tariffs or quotas would represent one of Trump's strongest actions to overhaul United States trade practices that he has sharply criticised for causing industrial decline and loss of jobs . Trump believes the tariffs will safeguard American jobs but many economists say the impact of price increases for consumers of steel and aluminum, such as the auto and oil industries, will be to destroy more jobs than they create.

World News Palestinian leaders welcome Prince William's plans to visit PA
Author: 0 Palestinian leaders welcome Prince William's plans to visit PA

The UK embassy in Israel announced, "The visit, which was requested by Her Majesty's government, was welcomed by the authorities in Israel, Jordan, and the PA". During the trip he also made a secretive visit to his grandmother's grave in occupied East Jerusalem which was not reported by his own press team or Israeli and Palestinian media.

World News IRS Updates W-4 Form And WHT Calculator
Author: 0 IRS Updates W-4 Form And WHT Calculator

In that case, if you don't reduce your withholding allowances for this year, you'll risk owing money to Uncle Sam when you file your 2018 taxes, or at least not getting as big of a refund as you're used to. People with more complicated financial situations might need to revise their W-4. If your circumstances change during the year, come back to this Calculator to make sure that your withholding is still correct.

World News Hillary Clinton accuses Trump of 'surrender' over Russian election interference
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton accuses Trump of 'surrender' over Russian election interference

Cyber Command, on Twitter. Reporters asked why the president won't give Rogers the authority to confront Russian intrusion at the source. "There are some things I have the authority to do and I'm acting on that authority", he said. We now learn that they placed at least 3,000 ads on Facebook to confuse and divide the American people, that they connived at a "photo" of Hillary Clinton in a prisoner's striped uniform (imprisoned in a cage, no less!) and that they placed Russians to live in ...

World News Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions
Author: 0 Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions

The sanctions specifically target one individual, 27 entities, and 28 vessels. U.S. President Donald Trump described the package as its "heaviest" measures to isolate the regime to date. According to CNN , the sanctions will target the company's shipping and trading companies. "The Chinese side firmly opposes the US imposing unilateral sanctions and "long-arm jurisdiction" on Chinese entities or individuals in accordance with its domestic laws", Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang ...

World News Meghalaya Records 84.86% Turnout, Lesser Than 2013 Election
Author: 0 Meghalaya Records 84.86% Turnout, Lesser Than 2013 Election

I believe they have full confidence in the Congress . A total of 370 candidates are in the fray in Meghalaya , which has 18,30,104 voters, of which 9,23,848 are women. Former Union Minister and NPP candidate Agatha K Sangma, Home Minister HD R Lyngdoh of the Congress, leader of Opposition Donkupar Roy of the UDP and HSPDP chief Ardent Miller Basaiawmoit also voted.

World News Trump still considering raising age to buy guns
Author: 0 Trump still considering raising age to buy guns

He made pleasant noises about restricting gun access for the mentally ill. Representative Ryan's lack of courageous leadership, even to help himself, is still one more reason for my renewed hope that this time, this fall, the outcome of the gun debate will have a different outcome.

World News Nintendo Switch hardware redesign rumors looking bleak
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch hardware redesign rumors looking bleak

Wanting a way to listen to the Nintendo Power podcast, but don't want to stop playing with your Nintendo Switch? The Nintendo Switch is selling phenomenally well at the moment and it's only natural that many fans of the console will be wondering what Nintendo has planned for its future.

World News Massachusetts Man Arrested For Sending White Powder To Stanford Professor
Author: 0 Massachusetts Man Arrested For Sending White Powder To Stanford Professor

The 24-year-old was arrested on federal charges of mailing a threat to injure the person of another and false information and hoaxes, according to the Boston Globe . He slammed Stabenow because of comments she made about Larry Nassar, the convicted pedophile accused of molesting hundreds of gymnasts. Debbie Stabenow, Donald Trump Jr ., and three others around the country.

World News Brazilians worried as Neymar arrives on wheelchair, out for three months
Author: 0 Brazilians worried as Neymar arrives on wheelchair, out for three months

The 26-year-old suffered a hairline fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot as well as a twisted ankle late in PSG's 3-0 win over Marseille in Ligue 1 on Sunday. The French side lost the first leg 3-1 in Madrid last month. Neymar appeared to be in tears as he was stretchered off the field at the Parc des Princes on Sunday.

World News Springboks confirm Rassie Erasmus as new coach
Author: 0 Springboks confirm Rassie Erasmus as new coach

Erasmus' appointment was widely expected but wasn't straightforward following a hard spell for the Springboks under Coetzee and then Coetzee's acrimonious departure, which was finally announced at the start of February following months of speculation.

World News Putin says Russian Federation evacuated civilian group from Syria's Ghouta
Author: 0 Putin says Russian Federation evacuated civilian group from Syria's Ghouta

Russian Federation ordered a five-hour daily humanitarian pause starting Tuesday to allow civilians to exit Eastern Ghouta. "You are failing to help us help civilians in Syria", UN humanitarian adviser Jan Egeland told diplomats from 23 states attending a weekly meeting in Geneva on Thursday, urging member states to help the UN expand the humanitarian windows in which waiting trucks of aid could be delivered.

World News Pelosi: Jared Kushner needs to go
Author: 0 Pelosi: Jared Kushner needs to go

Kushner lost access to the most valued United States intelligence report , the President's Daily Brief, as the White House has imposed greater discipline on access to secrets, it was revealed Tuesday. News reported in February that, as of November 2017, more than 130 political appointees under the Executive Office of the President-of whom 47 reported directly to Trump-still only had interim security clearances , including Kushner, wife Ivanka Trump , and Trump's top legal counsel.

World News French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS photos
Author: 0 French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS photos

If convicted, Le Pen, leader of the far-right National Front party, could potentially face three years in jail and a 75,000 euro ($90,000) fine. The tweets showed victims of Islamic State executions. "In other countries, this would have earned me a medal", she added. She has made no comment on the charge. Ms Le Pen has been charged along with Gilbert Collard, a 70-year-old lawyer and MP with close links to Ms Le Pen's party.

World News Sonam Kapoor lashes out at media at Sridevi's funeral
Author: 0 Sonam Kapoor lashes out at media at Sridevi's funeral

A day after the funeral of Sridevi, actor Anil Kapoor on behalf of his family, took to Twitter to extend his gratitude to the Mumbai Police for ensuring ample security during the proceedings of the last rites of the actress. The Indian cinema icon Sridevi was cremated with state honours in Vile Parle crematorium here today. Reports claim her husband and daughter, Khushi, were with her when she passed away.

World News Trump suggests heavy penalties on drug dealers to fight opioid crisis
Author: 0 Trump suggests heavy penalties on drug dealers to fight opioid crisis

Trump did not directly interact with Sessions while the two were in the room together, though he did briefly reference him in his remarks. "If you don't do that you are never going to solve the problem", Trump said. And majority don't even go to jail. In recent weeks there has been some movement, with a congressional budget agreement pledging to add several billion dollars to combat the crisis and the Department of Justice announcing it would work with states that are suing drug ...

World News Iowa cruises past IL in Big Ten Tournament opener
Author: 0 Iowa cruises past IL in Big Ten Tournament opener

The Florida native put on a show for the NY crowd after each one of his baskets, asking for more noise and feeding off the energy. With AP Photos.The Big Ten opened a five-day run at Madison Square with Jordan Bohannon leading Iowa past IL 96-87 in the first game of the conference tournament.

Author: 0 Gov. Bevin orders flags to fly half-staff in honor of Rev. Graham

A very special man. Former President Bill Clinton paid his respects to the late Billy Graham on Tuesday at Graham's childhood home in Charlotte. The president said that Graham shared his message of faith with everyone who he met. Although Trump attended a 2013 birthday celebration for the then-95-year-old Graham, by the time Trump took office, Graham was keeping a lower profile, reports The Associated Press, and it is his son, William Franklin Graham III, who has the closer relationship with ...

World News Air Canada Passenger Suffers Burns After Cellphone Catches Fire
Author: 0 Air Canada Passenger Suffers Burns After Cellphone Catches Fire

The woman, who was not immediately identified, was injured but managed able to walk off the aircraft. A spokesperson for the Greater Toronto Transport Authorities confirmed to Newsweek that fire and emergency crews had responded to the incident but were unable to provide further information as the incident occurred on board an aircraft.

World News White House fights report of McMaster ouster as whisper campaign escalates
Author: 0 White House fights report of McMaster ouster as whisper campaign escalates

While chatter of McMaster's departure has persisted for months, there now appears to be a scaled-up effort to locate a replacement. National Security Adviser H.R. Rice introduced Biegun to Mattis and recommend him for a job in the Trump administration. In his first group meeting at the National Security Council, he reportedly said using the term "radical Islamic terrorism" was counterproductive - a label Trump has liberally used before and after the election.

World News High Wind Watch Across Maryland From Thursday to Friday Night
Author: 0 High Wind Watch Across Maryland From Thursday to Friday Night

Scattered power outages are expected. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. Power outages are likely. This communication will help make their restoration process even more efficient. Keep digital devices charged and plan to use flashlights.

World News Putin Tells NBC: 'Arms Race' Began When US Left ICBM Treaty
Author: 0 Putin Tells NBC: 'Arms Race' Began When US Left ICBM Treaty

And what's more , US missile defense - if you can even call it that - is a joke. After the presentation, Mr. Putin encouraged the Russian people to suggest names for the weapons of mass destruction. Government numbers show that almost 14 percent of Russians live below the poverty line and real incomes decreased in 2017 for a fourth year. Putin said that any nuclear attack against Russia or its allies would be considered an attack, and that the Russian army "would respond accordingly".

World News Trump tweets
Author: 0 Trump tweets "bill should emerge" after lengthy WH gun meeting

Trump made the comments earlier in the day during a bipartisan White House meeting with lawmakers on school and community safety. Background checks a big part of conversation. "I'm with you, but let it be a separate bill", he told Scalise, who was seriously wounded by a gunman targeting a GOP congressional baseball team practice last summer.

World News Abe, Theresa May agree to prevent North Korea sanction evasions at sea
Author: 0 Abe, Theresa May agree to prevent North Korea sanction evasions at sea

The top career diplomat in the State Department, Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Tom Shannon, earlier this month announced he would be retiring after 35 years in the Foreign Service. Yun, a 32-year foreign service veteran, told US media his retirement was a personal decision and that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had tried to persuade him to stay.

World News Bismarck students aim to join national school walkouts
Author: 0 Bismarck students aim to join national school walkouts

As students continue to discuss their concerns and the possibility of a walkout with administrators, Fitzgerald said it would be "premature to determine how the policy would impact this event". We recommend they congregate in the amphitheater on campus. Bismarck Public Schools Superintendent Tamara Uselman previously said the district will not stop students from participating in a walkout, but encourages students to get parent permission in order for their absence to be excused.

World News Female Engineer Sues Google, Claims Coworker Put Camera Under Her Desk
Author: 0 Female Engineer Sues Google, Claims Coworker Put Camera Under Her Desk

The following day, Lee claimed a coworker fondled her breasts at work. "Google's failure to take appropriate remedial action is consistent with its pattern and practice of ignoring sexual harassment in the workplace, making no significant efforts to take corrective action, and punishing the victim", the lawsuit states.

World News Body of missing mom found; Topping man in custody
Author: 0 Body of missing mom found; Topping man in custody

Terrilynn St. John was reported missing Tuesday after her grandfather told police she had not showed up to work and that her two children - ages 1 and 3 - were left inside the house alone, Middlesex County Sheriff's Office Major M.E. "Miss St. John had a boyfriend at the time". Keyser then continued to hit St. John and strangled her, Sampson said. "Detectives have now switched their gears in this case from a missing persons report of suspicious nature to a homicide", Sampson said.

World News First transgender recruit signs contract with Pentagon
Author: 0 First transgender recruit signs contract with Pentagon

The ad, taken out by the Human Rights Campaign, Lambda Legal, OutServe-SLDN, the American Military Partner Association , and Gender Justice League , encourages Americans opposed to Trump's proposed transgender ban to call the White House and express their opposition.

World News Beijing protests over U.S. duty increases on Chinese aluminium products
Author: 0 Beijing protests over U.S. duty increases on Chinese aluminium products

The issue is the latest in a round of trade restrictions brought in by the Trump administration to make good on his promises to crack-down on "lop-sided" trade between the USA and China. The US Commerce Department said that the antidumping margins will be set at 48.64 percent for Jiangsu Zhongji Lamination Materials Stock Co Ltd. The ITC will announce its ruling on March 15.