* TransAlta Corp says in conjunction with execution of new
contract, TransAlta has agreed to terminate, effective December
* Virtus Investment Partners Inc – files for mixed shelf of
up to $500 million – sec filing Source text – http://bit.ly/2hNhiBc
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* Intrepid Aviation says confirmed sale of one A330-300
aircraft on December 22 to Floreat Aviation MSN 1518 Limited Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
PALM BEACH, Fla./WASHINGTON, Dec 22 (Reuters) –
P resident-elect Donald Trump called for an expansion of the
United States’ nuclear capabilities on Thursday, in a tweet that
alarmed nonproliferation experts who said that a boost to the
U.S. arsenal could fuel global tensions.
Trump alarms arms-control community with nuke tweet
“This is a how arms races begin,” warned Joe Cirincione, president of nuclear nonproliferation group the Ploughshares Fund. On Thursday afternoon, Trump tweeted that “the United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until …
Trump says he wants to 'greatly strengthen and expand' US nuclear capability
Americas|Trump's Nuclear Weapons Tweet, Translated and Explained
Trump calls for stronger nukes until world 'comes to its senses'
Abdul Salam alias Podi Salam, a resident of Malappuram in Kerala, was wanted in a case of smuggling of fake Indian currency notes (FICNs) with a face value of Rs 9.75 lakh.
The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group on Thursday released a video purporting to show two captured Turkish soldiers being burned alive.
The video, showing two uniformed men being hauled from a cage before being bound and burned alive, was posted on jihadist websites.
Jury deadlocks on obstruction of justice case against former Sheriff Lee Baca
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, left, and his attorney Nathan Hochman leave federal court in Los Angeles, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016, after the prosecution and defense presented their closing arguments and the case went to the jury. The longtime …
BREAKING: Jury Deadlocks in Trial of Ex-Sheriff Lee Baca; Mistrial Declared
Mistrial declared in ex-Sheriff Lee Baca's corruption case
YouTube channel UFO Hunter has found a "spoon" in a NASA image taken by the Curiosity Rover droid.