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Back to school reminders Back to school reminders
- September 06, 2017

As kids get ready for a new school year, AAA is working with city officials to keep the roads safe, launching a new campaign: School's Open, Drive Carefully. Each year, about 20 American children are killed while getting on or off a school bus. · Be on the lookout for children and students walking to school as you pull out or back out of your garage and driveway. (more...)
I'll 'Revisit' DACA if Congress Can't Fix in 6 Months I'll 'Revisit' DACA if Congress Can't Fix in 6 Months
- September 06, 2017

Mark Udall, D-Colo. - but until Tuesday he has not supported the Dream Act or any of its previous versions. "History will not forgive Donald Trump for abandoning our 'DREAMers, '" Mayor Sam Liccardo said, a few hours after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that DACA is "being rescinded". (more...)
Florida braces as Irma upgraded to Category 5 hurricane Florida braces as Irma upgraded to Category 5 hurricane
- September 06, 2017

Officials issued hurricane watches and warnings for the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and parts of the Leeward Islands as the storm made its way through the Caribbean. Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles (75 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles (220 km). (more...)
Man accused in Edmonton murder has travelled to Victoria, police say Man accused in Edmonton murder has travelled to Victoria, police say
- September 06, 2017

Gregory Christopher Tessman , 49, is accused in the second-degree murder of 29-year-old Montreal resident Valerie Maurice. Clark acknowledged Tuesday that Maurice "led a high-risk lifestyle", but the focus of the investigation was on apprehending Tessman. (more...)
Former Wisconsin sheriff joins pro-Trump super PAC Former Wisconsin sheriff joins pro-Trump super PAC
- September 06, 2017

Clarke's departure comes at a tumultuous time for the polarizing sheriff, who has clashed with many of Milwaukee's government officials. President of America First Action Brian O. While running as a Democrat in heavily Democratic Milwaukee County, Clarke has consistently aligned with conservatives. Clarke is known for his loyalty to the president. (more...)
Woman has probably the worst Tinder date of all time Woman has probably the worst Tinder date of all time
- September 06, 2017

Still, I'm inspired by Smyth's date's tenacity and respect her panicked decision. Mr Smith told the BBC he has since met her for a second date and had a "lovely night", but that it was too early to tell if "she's the one". 'She called out to me to help her climb out from the window, I grabbed her waist and I pulled. While she succeeding in removing her own poo from the window, she didn't bargain for getting stuck there, which is exactly what happened. (more...)
PM's gifts to President of Myanmar PM's gifts to President of Myanmar
- September 06, 2017

Prime Minister Modi also announced gratis visas for people of Myanmar and promised to release the 40 Myanmarese citizens, lodged in Indian jails. Some suffered bullet wounds, according to aid agencies. Modi visited Myanmar in 2014 during the ASEAN Summit, this would be his first bilateral visit to India's eastern bordering country. India has struggled to read the domestic churn in Myanmar. (more...)
Detective in nurse arrest video fired from part-time job Detective in nurse arrest video fired from part-time job
- September 06, 2017

On Tuesday, Gold Cross Ambulance President Mike Moffitt said he first heard the comments on the video and Detective Payne was sacked as a result, NBC reported. According to the New York Daily News , Nurse Wubbels' supervisor told Payne he was "making a huge mistake", but apparently, that didn't sit well with the police. (more...)
Chicago to Welcome DACA-Protected Immigrants After Program Closure - Mayor Chicago to Welcome DACA-Protected Immigrants After Program Closure - Mayor
- September 06, 2017

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) blasted President Trump's decision to end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) program. Emanuel addressed a room full of DACA recipients, or Dreamers, telling them "you are welcomed in the city of Chicago". (more...)
AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices up 16 cents AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices up 16 cents
- September 06, 2017

They report the national average has increased almost 30 cents per gallon over the same period of time. The national average, GasBuddy said, increased 23.8 cents per gallon over the same time period to $2.64 per gallon as of Sunday. According to GasBuddy, prices in metro Detroit rose 13.6 cents per gallon over the past week with the average now at $2.64 per gallon. The price of regular unleaded gas at the Sunoco on Merrimac Trail is $2.59, a 20-cent increase from before the hurricane, ... (more...)
Trump's decision to end DACA prompts Anchorage protest Trump's decision to end DACA prompts Anchorage protest
- September 06, 2017

They are now legal citizens, but the status of many children of illegal immigrants is in question with President Donald Trump's decision to end the dreamers' program. "If you're a fan of the Constitution, and the constitutional role of the Legislative Branch, of Congress, then you should be a fan of this decision", Congressman Banks said. (more...)
WH National Diversity Council member resigns on live TV over DACA repeal WH National Diversity Council member resigns on live TV over DACA repeal
- September 06, 2017

But again, Jim, I'm going to work with him and his administration. "This would be a deplorable action on behalf of this president". "The National Diversity Coalition never formally met - a stark sign of the President's lack of interest in our work", Palomarez wrote. (more...)
Who's inaccurate, Ohio State's Barrett or critics? Who's inaccurate, Ohio State's Barrett or critics?
- September 06, 2017

Barrett and the Ohio State offense warmed up after a slow start at Indiana. Fellow Big 12 teams Kansas State and TCU are ranked at No. 19 and No. 23, respectively. The quarterback threw the football for more than 325 yards and 3 touchdown in Week 1. Even though Mayfield didn't complete a pass to all of these players in his two quarters of work, it certainly appears that he does not lack for capable targets in the passing game. (more...)
Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust (0435.HK) Shares Move 2.91% Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust (0435.HK) Shares Move 2.91%
- September 06, 2017

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI ) was downgraded by equities researchers at ValuEngine from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. $8,630 worth of stock was bought by Sweet John on Wednesday, May 24. The company was able to keep return on investment at 0.70% in the last twelve months. (more...)
Petition calls for renaming Highway 99 after JJ Watt Petition calls for renaming Highway 99 after JJ Watt
- September 06, 2017

FEMA Administrator Brock Long said in an interview on "Face the Nation" Sunday, "This is a wakeup call". The impact of flooding on the sites is unknown. Abbott, who is advocating for US government aid for his state's recovery, said the damage would exceed that of Katrina, the storm that devastated New Orleans and surrounding areas in 2005, and Sandy, which overwhelmed NY city and the US Northeast in 2012. (more...)
RCMP share back to school safety tips RCMP share back to school safety tips
- September 06, 2017

The speed limit through school zones is 30 kilometres per hour from 7:30 a.m.to 5 p.m. on all days classes are in session - generally Monday to Friday, except statutory holidays and winter, spring and summer breaks. Avoid distracted driving and focus on the road and traffic. · If riding a skateboard, scooter or roller-blading to school, ensure that you are wearing your safety gear. (more...)
Category 4 Hurricane Irma makes dangerous trend towards the US Category 4 Hurricane Irma makes dangerous trend towards the US
- September 06, 2017

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello declared a state of emergency after the National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane watch for the US island territory. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reports that it's already begun preparations in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. Now is the time to re-visit your family's hurricane plan . (more...)
Barack Obama Calls Donald Trump Repeal Of Migrant Amnesty 'Wrong', 'Cruel' Barack Obama Calls Donald Trump Repeal Of Migrant Amnesty 'Wrong', 'Cruel'
- September 06, 2017

Nearly 800,000 individuals are affected by the decision to end the program, including many now in their 20s who came to the USA when they were kids with their undocumented parents. "If ever there were a violation of the president's duty to 'take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed, ' DACA was it: President Obama unilaterally conferred lawful presence and work authorization, and then President Obama used that lawful-presence dispensation to unilaterally confer USA citizenship". (more...)
Victoria Humane Society struggling to meet demands of pets stranded by wildfires Victoria Humane Society struggling to meet demands of pets stranded by wildfires
- September 06, 2017

They'll be thoroughly checked Tuesday morning by veterinarians, said Barbara Naugle, the humane society's director of development. "And people who lost their pets have a place where they can check and see if their pet is there". She said Utah is one of the closest states to Texas with the capacity take in shelter animals. "We had a insane day", Stone said. Nino also said that they found dogs in heartbreaking conditions in areas hit by Harvey. (more...)
MHP Releases Labor Day Weekend Statistics MHP Releases Labor Day Weekend Statistics
- September 06, 2017

There was a significant decrease in traffic crashes recorded for the period compared to 170 wrecks in 2016. Dr. Christopher Sampson, MU Healthcare, said the hospital usually receives patients during Labor Day weekend with minor injuries such as sprains and strains as a result of sporting activities. (more...)
Trump administration to DREAMers: Prepare to self-deport Trump administration to DREAMers: Prepare to self-deport
- September 06, 2017

During World War II, Italians living in coastal areas such as the Monterey Bay Area were targeted for removal because it was thought they could be a threat to this country. Faced with legal challenges, the Trump administration said it falls to Congress to fix the problem, not the executive branch. President Obama never had the legal authority to change our nation's immigration laws. (more...)
UF DACA student reacts to Trump Administration ending program UF DACA student reacts to Trump Administration ending program
- September 06, 2017

The group received an email from a San Jose State student Tuesday saying he is dropping out of college to work two full-time jobs while he has a valid work permit so he can save as much money as possible to support himself after it expires, said Tania Wilcox, director of college partnerships for the group. (more...)
Minimum-Wage Activists Rally For Labor Day Protest Minimum-Wage Activists Rally For Labor Day Protest
- September 06, 2017

Jesse Jackson Sr. The plan selected by Kansas City voters would've had the minimum wage increase in stages, reaching $15 by 2022. Protestors said planned to organize outside McDonald's. "The majority of Kansas Citians are on board for increasing the minimum wage and it's important for us on this Labor Day to highlight our need for a union as well", said Wise. (more...)
Trump ends amnesty for 800000 young immigrants Trump ends amnesty for 800000 young immigrants
- September 06, 2017

Protesters held posters Tuesday saying, "Accept my resistance and expect my resistance" and "No borders, no nations, no racists, no deportations". As expected, U.S. Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida, tweeted: "After teasing (hash) Dreamers for months with talk of his "great heart", (at) POTUS slams door on them". (more...)
What could go wrong? Donald Trump to call Malcolm Turnbull
- September 06, 2017

In their latest call, Mr Trump and Mr Turnbull reaffirmed the importance of the alliance and agreed that North Korea posed a "grave threat" to global security. The White House commented on US' plans to respond to North Korean Sunday's nuclear test. Labor leader Bill Shorten has also announced that he will travel to South Korea and Japan later in September to discuss the security situation with North Korea and bilateral relations with Japan and South Korea. (more...)
Arizona Air National Guard says F-16 crashes near Safford Arizona Air National Guard says F-16 crashes near Safford
- September 06, 2017

In the southeastern part of the USA state of Arizona F-16 aircraft belonging to the National guard of Arizona, was wrecked. The crash was the second involving an F-16 Fighting Falcon flying from the 162nd Wing and the third F-16 crash in Arizona, since mid-2015. (more...)
Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25 Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25
- September 06, 2017

Auburn plays at Clemson - which is No. 3 in both polls - this week. The Sooners' move to No. 5 sets up a top-five matchup for the second straight week when they visit the Buckeyes on Saturday. 11 in the preseason poll, seeps into the top 10 after a convincing neutral site win over the Florida Gators , who mustered three offensive points against a stout Wolverines defense. (more...)
How Harvey helped Republicans stop fighting How Harvey helped Republicans stop fighting
- September 06, 2017

The initial Harvey bill could be $7.95 million. State of negotiations: A contingent in Congress is opposed to government borrowing and therefore unwilling to back an increase, even both Republican and Democratic leadership have said it is essential. (more...)
Dartmouth President Urges Trump Not to End DACA Dartmouth President Urges Trump Not to End DACA
- September 06, 2017

The program grants two-year permits to undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S.as children. However, senior administration officials have cautioned that there might be changes in Trump's decision until it is formally announced, Politico reported . (more...)
SBCC tries to reassure undocumented students in wake of DACA decision SBCC tries to reassure undocumented students in wake of DACA decision
- September 06, 2017

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday stated the administration will, in six months, end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects undocumented students brought to the United States at a young age from deportation. (more...)