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Houston Police Officer Dies In Hurticane Harvey Flood Waters Houston Police Officer Dies In Hurticane Harvey Flood Waters
- August 31, 2017

Mayor Sylvester Turner said Houstonians should celebrate Perez's life, and be proud of the work he did. "And his response was, 'We've got work to do, ' " said Acevedo. Perez. His body was finally recovered at 8 a.m. Tuesday. "And I guarantee you when you take advantage of people and prey on them in these circumstances, that's despicable behavior and we're all going to push hard to make sure you don't see the sunlight anytime soon". (more...)
Ukraine's security service deports Russian journalist Ukraine's security service deports Russian journalist
- August 31, 2017

Earlier, the head of the Union of journalists of Russia Vsevolod Bogdanov told RT that the organization communicates with the OSCE about the situation with the journalist of the First channel Anna Kurbatova. "Her stay here will be cut short and she will be notified of a ban on entering Ukraine ". Kurbatova's report, aired at the weekend, focused on Mattis' visit and continuing hostilities in the east of the country despite a recent ceasefire. (more...)
Muslims Prepare for Hajj Pilgrimage Muslims Prepare for Hajj Pilgrimage
- August 31, 2017

This year it falls on August 30 - September 4. She said apart Arafat and Mina where pilgrims are supposed to sleep in tents as part of the Hajj , in other areas such as Madina and Mecca everybody had a hotel room to sleep. The Quran tells of how Abraham took the mother and child to Hijaz, a mountainous, barren land, and left them near the hills in what is modern-day Mecca , now also known as Makkah. (more...)
How You Can Help Animals Affected By Hurricane Harvey How You Can Help Animals Affected By Hurricane Harvey
- August 31, 2017

Some fleeing families were forced to leave their pets behind. The Rescue Village is in touch with the Houston SPCA and others with the offer to help, opening its doors to animals in need of life-saving support. Some Stateline organizations, like Operation Bring the Animals Home are banding together to bring relief to the animals of Southeast Texas, that mother nature left behind. (more...)
Woman Charged After Customer Goes Into Cardiac Arrest At Syd Beauty Clinic Woman Charged After Customer Goes Into Cardiac Arrest At Syd Beauty Clinic
- August 31, 2017

About 3.30pm today, emergency services attended a beauty clinic on Carlton Street, Broadway following reports of a medical episode. On Thursday she faced Sydney's Central Local Court accused of recklessly causing harm by administering a poisonous substance. (more...)
No. 2 Ohio State No. 2 Ohio State
- August 31, 2017

This is a team that was decent on their best day previous year, largely thanks to a stout pass rush. Kevin Wilson , who was Indiana's head coach past year before being forced out, is now Ohio State's offensive coordinator, which adds a more juice to the match-up. (more...)
Student receives 14million Rand (£770000) by mistake Student receives 14million Rand (£770000) by mistake
- August 31, 2017

The company in charge of transferring the money to the students was supposed to send almost $150 dollars to the student but they instead transferred one million dollars. "It's hard, very difficult but I will get through [it]", said Mani, who had allegedly spent more than R800,000 after an administrative error saw her receive R14-million for food and book allowances. (more...)
May slams North Korea's 'reckless provocation'
- August 31, 2017

May also told Abe that Britain was pushing for the completion of an EU-Japan trade deal, which could then be used as a model for a future British-Japanese trading agreement. May's suggestion that Beijing had a key role to play "in terms of the pressure that they can bring on North Korea" drew an angry response from Beijing. (more...)
Most American Voters Believe President Trump Is 'Tearing the Country Apart'
- August 31, 2017

The poll, conducted with registered voters between August 27 and August 29, further found that most people are more dissatisfied with the current events in the USA than they were a few months ago. Republican support for the wall in general remains robust, with 39 percent calling it a "top priority" and an additional 30 percent saying it is an "important, but lower" one. (more...)
Missing Mumbai doctor's body found in drain near seashore Missing Mumbai doctor's body found in drain near seashore
- August 31, 2017

Dr Deepak Amarapurkar, a renowned gastroenterologist of Bombay Hospital, went missing after floods. The heavy downpour had affected many people and least six persons, including a lawyer, who was locked in his auto on a waterlogged road, died and seven others were reported missing in Mumbai a day after the city recorded its highest rainfall since 2005. (more...)
Harvey's remnants could bring heavy rain to region Harvey's remnants could bring heavy rain to region
- August 31, 2017

In addition to the rain, the weather service says a few thunderstorms are possible, but meteorologists say they are not very confident yet on when/where those storms could be favored. Lows in the low 70s. A slight chance of rain returns for next Tuesday. Harvey's circulation will advance from northwest Mississippi Thursday evening to westcentral Tennessee Friday morning, and into Kentucky during the day Friday . (more...)
Bodies found in van that was swept away with family of six Bodies found in van that was swept away with family of six
- August 31, 2017

Even at 84, patriarch Manuel Saldivar was still demanding. "Sam calls my husband and tells him, 'they're gone, '" Saldivar said . According to witnesses, the family was trying to get to higher ground when the van they were traveling in hit high floodwaters after crossing a bridge on Green River Road in Greens Bayou. (more...)
United Tech closes in on $20B purchase of Rockwell Collins
- August 31, 2017

California State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 0% or 39,793 shares. Baystate Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability reported 100 shares. Rockwell Collins Inc now has $21.24B valuation. The 1-year high was reported on Aug, 30 by Barchart.com . Buying an individual stock means that you own a piece of the company. The stock stands almost $4.75 off versus the 52-week high of $43.05 and $18.95 above the 52-week low of $19.35. (more...)
Building collapse traps people in Mumbai Building collapse traps people in Mumbai
- August 31, 2017

The police had arrested Shiva Sena leader Sunil Shitap for allegedly carrying out illegal alterations to the building causing it to collapse. Summary: The Bhendi Bazaar building collapse is the third collapse in a span of two months in Mumbai . (more...)
Mueller, New York Chief Prosecutor Join Forces in Manafort Probe Mueller, New York Chief Prosecutor Join Forces in Manafort Probe
- August 31, 2017

Mueller is asking public-relations representative Jason Maloni and attorney Melissa Laurenza for all documents related to their work for Trump's former campaign chairman, CNN reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the developments. (more...)
Trump, Saudi King Agree on Iran Threat, Fighting Terror Groups - White House Trump, Saudi King Agree on Iran Threat, Fighting Terror Groups - White House
- August 31, 2017

In a phone conversation on Wednesday, Trump told the Saudi monarch that a diplomatic resolution was necessary in order to fulfill a commitment Washington and its regional allies had made to stay united while fighting terror, the White House said in statement. (more...)
Dozens of Rohingyas arrested after protest against Myanmar embassy Dozens of Rohingyas arrested after protest against Myanmar embassy
- August 31, 2017

They gathered on the zero line of the border. "We will make more arrest on the protesters as we investigate the incident", he said. Being informed, fishermen launched the rescue operation. The guards were also put on alert at various points of 271 kilometers of border that Bangladesh shares with Myanmar in the country's south-east. Rohingya workers who tried to join a protest are seen detained under peaceful gathering Act and for documentation objective, according to police, near the Myanmar ... (more...)
Three dead as five-storeyed building collapses, several fear trapped Three dead as five-storeyed building collapses, several fear trapped
- August 31, 2017

It has around two dozen tiny tots and was scheduled to open at 10 a.m., two hours after the building collapsed. An NDRF team is also assisting in the rescue work. Notably, Mumbai has been receiving incessant downpour since a couple of days now. "This particular building was already marked for redevelopment as it was dilapidated". (more...)
Dead, At Least 30 Feared Trapped As Mumbai Building Collapses Dead, At Least 30 Feared Trapped As Mumbai Building Collapses
- August 31, 2017

Rescuers were desperately searching for up to 40 people feared trapped when a building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai on Thursday, killing one, an official said. Notably, Mumbai has been receiving incessant downpour since a couple of days now. Search and rescue operations are underway with the help of local residents. (more...)
Donald Trump just mixed up two women journalists at a press conference Donald Trump just mixed up two women journalists at a press conference
- August 31, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a tour of the Texas Department of Public Safety Emergency Operations Center in Austin, Texas, U.S., August 29, 2017. Trump also cited Obama, who commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks. And the United States workers, who have lost their jobs because of NAFTA, are not going to be suffering any longer, Trump said. (more...)
Blake Lively had quit acting before being offered 'Gossip Girl' Blake Lively had quit acting before being offered 'Gossip Girl'
- August 31, 2017

After Gossip Girl filming moved from NY to LA, Blake would take snaps for Leo using a doll, proving she was well and truly ahead of the curve when it came to taking photos to document your life! 'Blake was way ahead of the curve. But, it was what he had to say about Blake Lively's dating life that had us hooked harder than anything Lonely Boy could ever muster up! You know what? I'll do this.' This is advice to anyone: when they say, 'We promise, but we can't put it in writing, ' ... (more...)
Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO) closed at $2.03 with -1.93% Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO) closed at $2.03 with -1.93%
- August 31, 2017

Eldorado Gold Corporation is a gold exploration, development and mining company. Insider activity and sentiment signals are important to monitor because they can shed light on how "risky" a stock is perceived to be at it's current valuation. (more...)
Trump scrapped Obama flood protection standards days before Hurricane Harvey Trump scrapped Obama flood protection standards days before Hurricane Harvey
- August 31, 2017

Standing atop a fire engine, Trump addressed the hundreds of Texans who had gathered by crowing about one of his favorite subjects: his crowd size. " What a crowd. During the visit, she joined the president for a tour of the water-damaged city and met with FEMA and the US Coast Guard to discuss the recovery effort. (more...)
Protesters rally outside Trump buildings to save Dreamer program Protesters rally outside Trump buildings to save Dreamer program
- August 31, 2017

People For the American Way is urging Trump, who once said he'd " deal with DACA with heart ", to stop pandering to the far Right and start working with Congress on creating a full path to citizenship for the Dreamers whose lives are at stake. (more...)
Officials call for blood donations in wake of Harvey Officials call for blood donations in wake of Harvey
- August 31, 2017

The catastrophic flooding surrounded Houston's Gulf Coast Blood Center, making it impossible to either distribute blood or to collect blood from donors. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, United Blood Services is asking for northern Nevadans to give. "We're not as yet fully back to collecting blood at high schools and colleges and those donors make up about a third of the blood supply", he said. (more...)
Phoenix's St. Mary's Food Bank Sends Supplies To Victims Of Hurricane Harvey Phoenix's St. Mary's Food Bank Sends Supplies To Victims Of Hurricane Harvey
- August 31, 2017

Director Food Bank NWLA. Children as young as age six are welcome, but volunteers ages 16 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult. The care kits can feed a family of four for five days. Monday - Friday . Snacks: granola bars, breakfast bars, etc. After sending the initial truckload, Cruz said the Food Bank will be on standby if more items are needed. (more...)
Demonetisation a flop show, pointing to a scam: Mamata Demonetisation a flop show, pointing to a scam: Mamata
- August 31, 2017

Banerjee wrote on her Facebook wall. I feel it was totally a flop show. But despite paying the full amount of Rs 75 crore, the company put the project on hold as the Banerjee government - which came to power in 2011 - declared its opposition to SEZs. (more...)
AFP welcomes Aussie training in fight vs ISIS AFP welcomes Aussie training in fight vs ISIS
- August 31, 2017

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella reiterated that the fight against terrorism is not only the concern of the Philippines, but of many nations around the world. "The Philippines has in many occasions expressed its willingness to receive assistance from foreign countries if they offer it", Abella added. "I went through the President in some detail the support we have given in Iraq, that does not include troops on the ground". (more...)
Most who disapprove of Trump like nothing about his presidency
- August 31, 2017

It is possible that Trump's base of support might be overestimated. Sixty-four percent of those surveyed said they are not satisfied with how things are going in the country, while 35% said they are satisfied. The negative views do not end there. "Honestly I can not think of a single thing I like about this President, try as I might", said one 65-year-old man. (more...)
Frankfurt to evacuate 60000 people to defuse British WWII bomb Frankfurt to evacuate 60000 people to defuse British WWII bomb
- August 31, 2017

The operation on Sunday will allow for the safe defusal of the 1,400-tonne British bomb , which German media said was nicknamed "Wohnblockknacker" ( blockbuster ) during the war for its ability to wipe out whole streets or buildings. This may depend on prevailing wind conditions at the time. American and British forces went through an estimated 2.7 million tons of bombs in Europe from 1940 and 1945, when the war ended, according to Deutsche Welle. (more...)

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