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Trump Comforts Harvey Survivors in Texas, Louisiana Trump Comforts Harvey Survivors in Texas, Louisiana
- September 05, 2017

We will help you rebuild. Four Cabinet members including education secretary Betsy DeVos joined the president on the trip. Republican lawmakers, who control both houses of Congress, have traditionally resisted raising the debt ceiling, but linking the issue to Harvey aid could force their hand with people suffering and large areas of the fourth-largest USA city under water. (more...)
TJ Ward understands the business, still feels Broncos mishandled his release TJ Ward understands the business, still feels Broncos mishandled his release
- September 05, 2017

Former Broncos safety T.J. Ward didn't have nice things to say about how the team released him. "And I think they handled it completely unprofessional ", Ward told a handful of Buccaneers reporters. "That's behind us, and we wish him well". "He was a respected teammate whose attitude and physical mindset played a big part in our success, especially during our Super Bowl run", Elway said, per ESPN.com's Jeff Legwold . (more...)
Deputy Shoots New Carlisle News Photographer Deputy Shoots New Carlisle News Photographer
- September 05, 2017

Grimm works for the New Carlisle News , which reports that he'd gone out to take photos of lightning about 10pm when he encountered a deputy making a traffic stop . "I like Jake. I don't want him to lose his job over this". The newspaper, whose publisher is Andy Grimm's father, Dale, offered an update on the photographer's condition on its Facebook page overnight, saying that Grimm is very sore but is otherwise 'doing fine.' He is expected to be released home sometime Tuesday. (more...)
Crash victim Rossi misses San Marino - Yamaha Crash victim Rossi misses San Marino - Yamaha
- September 05, 2017

Crash victim Valentino Rossi was confirmed as a non-starter for this weekend's San Marino MotoGP , his Yamaha team announced on Monday. His Yamaha team said it "regrets to report that Valentino Rossi will not be able to compete" in the 13th race of the 2017 season. (more...)
Putin: North Korea should learn from fall of Saddam Hussein
- September 05, 2017

Kim would rather starve his people than see his regime overthrown, he said. "They will eat grass, but will not stop their [nuclear] program until they guarantee safety for themselves", the president said, describing Pyongyang's resolve. South Korea has claimed that the North is making preparations for another ICBM test. Putin said it was clear that Pyongyang already had a nuclear capability - and in any case, no missile defense system could offer adequate protection against conventional ... (more...)
Palestinian Authority Arrests Radio Station Chairman After Anti-Abbas Remarks Palestinian Authority Arrests Radio Station Chairman After Anti-Abbas Remarks
- September 05, 2017

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas recently signed an "Electronic Crimes" decree , effectively curtailing the little free speech that existed for Palestinians under Palestinian law, and which was believed to target online dissent against the PA, particularly on social media. (more...)
Tamil Nadu: For now, carrying original driver's licence is a must Tamil Nadu: For now, carrying original driver's licence is a must
- September 05, 2017

Bharathi, one of the petitioners, had submitted a petition in the court stating that bill to form a delimitation commission was introduced in the assembly on 10 July, exclusively with an intention to delay the local body election process. The HC quashed the commission's order on the basis of "non compliance of the Tamil Nadu Panchayat (Election) Rules of 1995". However, the judges made it clear that this would be subject to the outcome of special leave petitions pending in the Supreme Court ... (more...)
Thousands cross the Mackinac Bridge for annual Labor Day walk Thousands cross the Mackinac Bridge for annual Labor Day walk
- September 05, 2017

Marge Kik of East Lansing said while her group aimed to get to Mackinaw City before the bridge closed, they still ended up sitting in traffic as they got off the highway. By closing the bridge for five and in half hours, the Bridge Authority hoped to ensure safety for participants. That may have been one reason for the lower turnout, officials said. (more...)
You May Soon Be Able To Fly To Europe At Rs 12000 You May Soon Be Able To Fly To Europe At Rs 12000
- September 05, 2017

Bharath Mahadevan, head of Scoot in India, told TOI that company is eligible to operate direct flights from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Kolkata to destinations like Copenhagen, Vienna, Cairo and Manchester . Low-priced airline sector has just crossed 5,00,000 seats globally, and this is a record figure in the history of aviation, according to the Center for Asia Pacific (CAPA) May-June 2017 report. (more...)
Antioch-area man killed in motorcycle crash Sunday night Antioch-area man killed in motorcycle crash Sunday night
- September 05, 2017

Police said a vehicle turned in front of the motorcyclist and he hit the auto. The State Patrol Reconstruction Team is assisting in the investigation, which could take a few months. Other details, including the name of the victim, have not been released. Paramedics pronounced Evans dead by paramedics and his body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Farmington. (more...)
Trinamool MP Sultan Ahmed dies of cardiac arrest
- September 05, 2017

TMC MP Sultan Ahmed passed away on Monday in Kolkata at the age of 64 after prolonged illness. "Saddened on the demise of LS MP and former Union Minister Shri Sultan Ahmed ". Ahmed was originally from the Congress and had been two-time MLA from Entally, and a successful one at that. Trinamool Congress MP Sultan Ahmed has passed away a short while ago at Belle Vue Multispecialty Clinic in Kolkata . (more...)
Special Branch Director Mohamad Fuzi Is New IGP Special Branch Director Mohamad Fuzi Is New IGP
- September 05, 2017

Mr Mohamad Fuzi Harun, who was previously the Special Branch director and Counter Terrorism Task Force chief, said combating the threat of terrorism would always be in the scope of the Royal Malaysian Police leadership. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi had earlier said that the Police Commission will decide on Khalid's successor and also determine the directors of several departments in the Royal Malaysia Police before obtaining the consent of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. (more...)
Altaba Inc (YHOO) Earns Buy Rating from MKM Partners
- September 05, 2017

The Fir Tree Inc holds 4.18M shares with $161.82 million value, down from 4.75 million last quarter. Altaba Inc (NASDAQ: AABA ) has 0.00% since September 4, 2016 and is. Therefore 67% are positive. Fir Tree Inc decreased Yahoo Inc (YHOO) stake by 11.88% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Bernstein upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Monday, November 21 report. (more...)
Cambodia's 'Descent Into Dictatorship.' Prominent Independent Paper Forced to Close Cambodia's 'Descent Into Dictatorship.' Prominent Independent Paper Forced to Close
- September 05, 2017

As they have told me in recent weeks, the government wants to silence its critics before next year's vitally important general election, which some say the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) might lose. Eighteen radio stations were also ordered off the air last month and radio stations have been stopped from leasing time to the US-funded Radio Free Asia and Voice of America . (more...)
US, South Korea discuss coordinated response against North Korea: White House US, South Korea discuss coordinated response against North Korea: White House
- September 05, 2017

Mr Trump has also given "conceptual" approval to the purchase by the South of billions of dollars of United States military hardware. The North didn't directly threaten the British authors of "North Korea Confidential: Private Markets, Fashion Trends, Prison Camps, Dissenters and Defectors", but said the book "viciously defamed and distorted" the country's realities. (more...)
Korea of 'Massive Military Response' after Nuke Test Korea of 'Massive Military Response' after Nuke Test
- September 05, 2017

If correct, that explosion is 6 times the explosive yield of the bomb dropped on Nagasaki in 1945. South Korea said on Monday it was preparing fresh military drills with its ally the United States and ramping up its ballistic missile defences in response to North Korea's sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday. (more...)
Declaran alerta por Lidia luego de muertes en Los Cabos Declaran alerta por Lidia luego de muertes en Los Cabos
- September 04, 2017

Lidia se localizaba a 110 kilómetros al norte de Punta Eugenia, desplazándose a 19 kilómetros por hora (kph) en dirección noroeste con vientos máximos sostenidos de 65 kph, dijo el Centro Nacional de Huracanes (CNH) de Estados Unidos . (more...)
Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis Massive military response if N Korea threatens United States or allies: Mattis
- September 04, 2017

The North hailed its test of what it described as a hydrogen bomb designed for a long-range missile as "a flawless success". The South's military said the range to the simulated targets were equivalent to the North's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in its north-eastern province. (more...)
Airtel, BSNL launch new plans to take on Reliance Jio Airtel, BSNL launch new plans to take on Reliance Jio
- September 04, 2017

Airtel is offering its prepaid customers new plans for as low as Rs 5 . So the question that arises here is, which one out of Airtel and Jio offers a better offer? Additionally, our customers can also enjoy unlimited conversations with their loved ones anywhere in the country. (more...)
Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years
- September 04, 2017

Though it was originally celebrated by street parades and festivals for workers and their families, now officials address are more likely to address the nation through newspapers, televisions and the web, and families spend their weekend at cookouts, shopping or packing up their white clothes for the remainder of the year. (more...)
Remember workers and gains of organized labor Remember workers and gains of organized labor
- September 04, 2017

So let's celebrate Labor Day today, with appreciation for the workers who make this country strong. Municipal governments first recognized Labor Day in 1885, but it was first celebrated in New York City three years earlier by the Central Labor Union. (more...)
What is Labor Day? What is Labor Day?
- September 04, 2017

The first Monday in September became a federal holiday later that year following the deaths of strikers who were killed as US soldiers broke up a strike involving workers in the Chicago area who crippled railroad traffic across the nation over low wages and poor treatment of workers . (more...)
Celebrate workers on Labor Day Celebrate workers on Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

It may come as a surprise to many contemporary Americans, therefore, to learn that Labor Day became a national holiday during an era characterized by great conflict between organized labor and the business community. Why do we get a three-day weekend, and what relevance does this holiday have now? This is especially egregious on holidays like Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. (more...)
US Celebrates Labor Day US Celebrates Labor Day
- September 04, 2017

In many states holidays celebrating the contributions workers were making to the nation's economic and social progress were adopted. As we enjoy the fellowship of our loved ones at a barbecue, fireworks or other community event, it also is important to reflect on the best ways working people can come together to build an economy that works for all of us. (more...)
United States warns of 'massive military response' to N Korea United States warns of 'massive military response' to N Korea
- September 04, 2017

McMaster were among the high-ranking officials opposing the plan. But speaking to reporters outside the White House , Defence Secretary Mattis said the USA had the ability to defend itself and its allies South Korea and Japan, adding that its commitments were "ironclad". (more...)
Labor Day holiday closings Labor Day holiday closings
- September 04, 2017

City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on September 5. So, what else is open or closed on Labor Day? The collection schedule will be pushed back one day for the entire week, with Friday's pickup on Saturday. There will be no trash collection on Monday, September 4. If collection for refuse and recycling is on Monday, it will be collected on Tuesday and if collection is on Tuesday, it will be collected on Wednesday. (more...)
North Korea threats will be met by 'massive military response', USA warns
- September 04, 2017

Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The test at 12:30 pm local time was a "perfect success", according to North Korean state media. Despite tough talk from the U.S., the immediate response from the global community is likely to focus on enforcing even tougher economic sanctions on the isolated state. (more...)
US Threatens 'Massive Military Response' Against North Korea
- September 04, 2017

US President Donald Trump was briefed on all possible military options against North Korea during a meeting with his national security team, Mattis said. Putin's Foreign Ministry issued a statement calling for a "reasonable and balanced " approach to the crisis. The move has drawn global condemnation. (more...)
BBB Warns Of Hurricane Harvey Donation Scams BBB Warns Of Hurricane Harvey Donation Scams
- September 04, 2017

By all accounts, Hurricane Harvey is shaping up the be the most expensive natural disaster ever to hit the United States. The FTC also recommends checking out charities via the Better Business Bureau's Wise Giving Alliance , Charity Navigator , Charity Watch or GuideStar . (more...)
Stock futures dip after North Korea nuclear test Stock futures dip after North Korea nuclear test
- September 04, 2017

The group aimed to take a big bite out of the North Korean economy earlier this month by banning the North from exporting coal, iron, lead and seafood products. All members unanimously agreed on the threat North Korea poses and they remain unanimous in their commitment to the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. (more...)