BEIRUT (Sputnik) — A street brawl in Beirut’s southern suburbs has turned into an armed clash between members of a Palestinian armed group and militants from one of the Lebanese clans on Friday, a source in one of the conflicting groups told Sputnik. … [Read more...] about Clashes Between Lebanese, Palestinian Armed Groups Occur in Beirut Suburbs
Comprising seven armed groups, including factions of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) opposed to the one led by Isak-Muivah or NSCN (IM), the NNPGs took this decision after a meeting with Nagaland Governor R.N. Ravi at a police facility near the State’s commercial hub Dimapur on Thursday. … [Read more...] about Naga talks group to be transparent on negotiations
Other sponsors of the bill include Sens. Bernie SandersBernie SandersPrinceton professor says Sanders campaign showed mass appeal of democratic socialism Organized labor staging political resurgence for 2020 Juan Williams: Swamp creature at the White House MORE (I-Vt.), Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulHidden Trump voters could have big November impact White House says Trump 'does not want to invoke Insurrection Act' after he raised idea Now is the time to renew our focus on students and their futures MORE (R-Ky.), and Chris CoonsChristopher (Chris) Andrew CoonsCharities scramble to plug revenue holes during pandemic Democrats divided over 1998 embassy bombing settlement Bank lobbying group launches ad backing Collins reelection bid MORE (D-Del.). … [Read more...] about Senators introduce bill to block Trump armed drone sale measure
MEDIA • Martha Stewart’s arm was lost, but then it was found. [Gawker] • NBC, CBS, and PSB will be moderating the three presidential debates between John McCain and Barack Obama. ABC is conspicuously missing from that list. Did it get the shaft because of the poor reaction to the network’s April debate between Obama and Hillary Clinton? [Mixed Media/Portfolio] • Bob Pittman, who paid $2 million for a controlling stake in Daily Candy back in 2003, just cashed out by selling the e-letter to Comcast for about $125 million. That’s a $123 million return on his investment. [NYT] • Activist investor Carl Icahn hired a Reuters reporter to blog for him. [DealBook/NYT] FINANCE NYP]U.S. Treasury has hired Morgan Stanley for $95,000 to advise them on the futures of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. [NYT, DealBook/NYT]DealBook/NYT] … [Read more...] about If Martha Stewart Had Only One Arm, How Would She Garden and Decoupage?
Highland Film Group COO Perrier added, “We are beyond excited to have JJ Caruth join our team at the helm of The Avenue. Her impressive career and deep insider knowledge of US distribution and the industry at large is invaluable to see The Avenue thrive during these evolving times. Our collaboration with market leader Paramount Home Entertainment is also key to the success of our new division and we look forward to working with the amazing team at the studio. Our expansion into domestic distribution has been a key goal for us to take the company to the next level. After all the hard work, this is a great day.” … [Read more...] about Highland Film Group Launches The Avenue Entertainment Distribution Division, JJ Caruth Set As President Of Domestic Marketing & Distribution
“Now that high court has declared it is a clear case of bullying and its done right after I exposed drug racket,questioned shoddy investigations of SSR murder one can see freedom comes with a price, I am paying for mine are you paying for yours? #ShameOnMahaGovt #ShameOnBollywood,” she wrote further. … [Read more...] about Kangana Ranaut up in arms against ‘Bullywood activists’ and ‘fancy feminists’