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Hotel has an incredibly odd offer for lonely customers Hotel has an incredibly odd offer for lonely customers
- September 06, 2017

Hotel Charleroi in Belgium has a four-year old Rent A Fish program that isn't even listed on their website. They've offered her the option of renting a fish for the night, in case she's lonely. The "rent-a-fish" business started at the hotel in 2013, the hotel manager, David Dillen, confirmed to Mashable . Would you ever avail a service like this? "When we think it's necessary, we put them there for a few days". (more...)
Anna Soubry: Fears of a rebellion over Brexit bill are 'nonsense' Anna Soubry: Fears of a rebellion over Brexit bill are 'nonsense'
- September 06, 2017

The Labour leadership announced their intention to vote against the EU Withdrawal Bill ahead of its second reading in the Commons tomorrow. But even with opposition to the bill from Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the SNP the legislation is predicted to pass its first parliamentary hurdle as no Tory MPs are now planning to vote against the Government and rebel. (more...)
Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders Clash Again in 'What Happened' Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders Clash Again in 'What Happened'
- September 06, 2017

Hillary Clinton opens up about her marriage to Bill Clinton in her new memoir, revealing that she stayed with the former president through the hard times because she loves him. Clinton also faults Sanders for what she saw as copying her ideas and then super-sizing them to make himself more appealing to liberal voters, describing him as a serial over-promiser. (more...)
Defiant Melania heads to Texas in snakeskin pumps Defiant Melania heads to Texas in snakeskin pumps
- September 06, 2017

When then-candidate Trump participated in the second presidential debate against Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, only days had passed since the revelation of the " Access Hollywood " audio featuring the "grab them by the p***y" line. Today's mode of dress while in Texas appears to be similar, just that her color scheme has changed. "They should also know she speaks five languages, she's brilliant, she's incredibly savvy", she said. (more...)
Jeff Sessions' Rationale for Ending DACA Is a Gigantic Bucket of Horseshit Jeff Sessions' Rationale for Ending DACA Is a Gigantic Bucket of Horseshit
- September 06, 2017

But the bill faced strong opposition from Republicans and some Democrats, with then-Senator Sessions writing a "Dear Colleague" letter to fellow senators on December 2 that attacked the bill. "I think would have no objection to a decision to abandon that order because it is very questionable, in my opinion, constitutionally". In his speech to a crowded room of law enforcement officials, the Attorney General said: "We're facing an increase in violent crime, a rise in criminal gangs, the ... (more...)
Labour says it will oppose Brexit repeal bill over 'power grab' fears Labour says it will oppose Brexit repeal bill over 'power grab' fears
- September 06, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn is set to demand his MPs vote against the Brexit bill when it finally comes before the Commons this week. Bill, which MPs start scrutinising tomorrow, should be a supremely boring piece of legislation. Remainers including Dominic Grieve QC, Anna Soubry and Nicky Morgan have warned that they will not support the legislation being used as a "power grab", with ministers permitted to amend laws "by decree". (more...)
RSC Chair Walker Warns Against Tying Harvey Relief to Debt Ceiling RSC Chair Walker Warns Against Tying Harvey Relief to Debt Ceiling
- September 06, 2017

Republican leaders for now are bowing to the demands of their most conservative members and won't combine legislation raising the US debt ceiling with Harvey aid, a House Republican aide said Monday. But if the group decides to vote against the bill it could exacerbate tensions among House Republicans and raise the specter that the bill could pass without a majority of the majority party - violating an informal rule that House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., had pledged to adhere to when he ... (more...)
Statewide Poll Shows Trump's Favorability Dropping Among GOP Statewide Poll Shows Trump's Favorability Dropping Among GOP
- September 06, 2017

Democrats statewide by a 51% to 42% margin say the statues and memorials should be removed. "After a turbulent first half of the year that saw Cuomo's favorability rating fluctuate from month to month, and thanks to increased support this month from Republicans and downstate voters, Cuomo's favorability rating edged up since July and now stands at 56-37 percent, exactly the same as January of this year", Siena College pollster Steven Greenberg said in a statement. (more...)
Harvey Leaves Devastation Behind For Houston Residents
- September 06, 2017

USA gasoline prices fell in expectation that the area can get back on its feet after Harvey cut a path of destruction across more than 300 miles (480 km). But on Monday, the company said the Crosby Fire Department had lifted a 2.4-km evacuation zone around the plant, allowing people to return to their homes. (more...)
President Trump Addresses Hurricane Harvey Disaster President Trump Addresses Hurricane Harvey Disaster
- September 06, 2017

The Hurricane Harvey death toll has risen to more than 60 people, as cleanup efforts and disaster relief attempts continue to progress in southeast Texas . " We need the resources yesterday ". Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has called that a simple "down payment" on recovery funding he expects to soar past $120 billion. (more...)
Smoke seen billowing from Russian Federation consulate Trump ordered closed Smoke seen billowing from Russian Federation consulate Trump ordered closed
- September 06, 2017

Let us see how effectively the vaunted United States judicial system works", Putin said. Russian president Vladimir Putin also said that the US government may be asked to cut another 155 staff members if the conflict between the two countries persists. (more...)
Court Gives Texas Green Light On Voter ID Law Court Gives Texas Green Light On Voter ID Law
- September 06, 2017

The state of Texas can use its revised voter ID measure for the upcoming November elections, a divided federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday. As previously reported by The Root , U.S. The state has made a strong standing that this rational - hindrance method provides solution plaintiff professed harm and therefore exclude plaintiffs' injunctive relief. (more...)
Labour MPs 'to be Ordered to Vote Against Brexit Bill' Labour MPs 'to be Ordered to Vote Against Brexit Bill'
- September 06, 2017

Chris Grayling , the Transport Secretary, however, claimed that Labour was behaving in an "irresponsible" manner and risked creating a "legal vacuum" with its opposition to the repeal bill , which will copy and paste existing European Union laws onto the United Kingdom statue book in March 2019 when Britain leaves the bloc. (more...)
India to grant free visa to Myanmar citizens: Modi India to grant free visa to Myanmar citizens: Modi
- September 06, 2017

Turkey's President Recept Tayyip Erdogan spoke by phone on Tuesday with Suu Kyi, emphasising that violence against Rohingya was of deep concern to the Muslim world. Faced with mounting numbers and a lack of space and basic supplies, Bangladesh said it will set up a new camp to accommodate Rohingya refugees who have arrived from Burma since August 25, many walking for days and crossing jungles and rivers to reach safety. (more...)
Zambia down Algeria for first win in World Cup qualifiers Zambia down Algeria for first win in World Cup qualifiers
- September 06, 2017

Having tied with Cameroonians in the 1st round, the Algerian national team failed in the next rounds with Nigeria 3: 1 and Zambia 3: 1, respectively. Zambia striker Brian Mwila hit the woodwork in the opening minutes, headed in Zambia's first in the sixth minute, and made it 2-0 in the 32nd. Mwepu then put the result beyond reach in the 88th minute when his low shot from wide on the right from outside the box beat Mbolhi. (more...)
Labour 'would waste £90billion on Brexit' Labour 'would waste £90billion on Brexit'
- September 06, 2017

The next round of Brexit talks is set to take place on the week of September 18, with the phase one round of negotiations due to be concluded on October 9. Reporting on last week's round of negotiations in Brussels , Mr Davis said Britain and the European Union had "very different legal stances" over what was owed. (more...)
Trump, Turnbull talk North Korea, floods
- September 06, 2017

Earlier on Wednesday the defence minister, Marise Payne, who will attend the sixth Seoul defence dialogue to discuss the threat of North Korea, said that Australia was attempting to avoid a war involving North Korea and the USA "at all costs". (more...)
We are doing our best to solve Nigeria's problems - President Buhari We are doing our best to solve Nigeria's problems - President Buhari
- September 06, 2017

Garba Shehu , the President's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, said Buhari stated this when he received associations of farmers, businessmen, youths, elders and politicians from Katsina state at his country home. The Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk, expressed his gratitude to the wife of the president, as he thanked her for her consistency in discharging her duties. (more...)
Congressional Democrats back Harvey aid with three-month debt limit increase Congressional Democrats back Harvey aid with three-month debt limit increase
- September 06, 2017

McCarthy said the first order of business will be on Wednesday, when the House will vote on an nearly $8 billion emergency disaster relief bill for communities devastated by Harvey, McCarthy said. Even before Cornyn's remarks, Brat suggested it would be hard to prevent the issues from being put into one package. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the second-ranking Republican in the chamber, said the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will run out of money by the end of the week and that ... (more...)
Coalition Reports SDF Liberate Great Mosque of Raqqa From Daesh Coalition Reports SDF Liberate Great Mosque of Raqqa From Daesh
- September 06, 2017

The seizure of Raqqa's Old City district, and especially the Great Mosque, is a milestone in the ongoing battle to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in Raqqa and all of Syria Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said in a statement. (more...)
Ahead of Saaho, Prabhas strikes a deal with Shraddha Kapoor Ahead of Saaho, Prabhas strikes a deal with Shraddha Kapoor
- September 06, 2017

Shraddha will be seen playing the leading lady opposite Prabhas in Saaho . While the team is rigorously shooting for the film, an interesting news has cropped up. "It is a pact between them", a source told DNA . Saaho is expected to deliver a triumph of scale, size, and spectacle! Prabhas gave his 6 years to Baahubali series. (more...)
India's security is now in the hands of two women leaders India's security is now in the hands of two women leaders
- September 06, 2017

On Sunday, President Ram Nath Kovind, as advised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , administered the swearing-in-ceremony of nine new ministers . J.A. She further said that Sitharaman is meticulous, hardworking and has an eye for details. Sitharaman , who became the first full-time woman Defence Minister of the country, also credited her elevation to a cabinet rank minister to "cosmic grace" and support from party leadership. (more...)
Will the Jets' defensive line struggle without Sheldon Richardson? Will the Jets' defensive line struggle without Sheldon Richardson?
- September 06, 2017

One or two? Didn't we all get over it when they got rid of T.J. Houshmandzadeh or preseason stars like Josh Portis, Terrelle Pryor or Troymaine Pope? "I got a chip on my shoulder and I have a lot of things to prove". And I'm ready to get on the field and play. "So to come away with Sheldon is a fantastic accomplishment I think". Williams joined the Seahawks' active roster last season and caught eyes with four catches for 119 yards in the team's preseason opener. (more...)
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- September 06, 2017

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Duterte tells Aguirre to handle investigation of Carl Arnaiz slay Duterte tells Aguirre to handle investigation of Carl Arnaiz slay
- September 06, 2017

They claimed to have confiscated from Arnaiz the taxi driver's wallet, as well as marijuana and "shabu". If you are into it, I'lll see to it you will go to jail. President Rodrigo Duterte issued the order in a news conference after a televised Senate investigation into the allegations in which the national police chief, Ronald dela Rosa, wept over what he said was his exasperation over unfair allegations against his men. (more...)
Robredo camp wants Marcos to pay P2-B for keeping election materials Robredo camp wants Marcos to pay P2-B for keeping election materials
- September 06, 2017

Macalintal believes that no government fund should be used for Marcos' poll protest against Robredo, like in the case of Tolentino. Marcos' spokesperson, Attorney Vic Rodriguez, said they respect the PET decision to junk the first cause, but would have preferred if they probed into the anomalies of the automated election system. (more...)
China donates P5 million for Filipino soldiers fighting in Marawi China donates P5 million for Filipino soldiers fighting in Marawi
- September 06, 2017

Fighting in Marawi has left hundreds dead and created a massive humanitarian crisis, displacing almost 400,000 people from the city and nearby towns. The remaining P577 million meanwhile will be used to help fund rehabilitation efforts in the conflict-stricken city. (more...)
Labour opposition to Brexit repeal bill risks legal vacuum - Grayling Labour opposition to Brexit repeal bill risks legal vacuum - Grayling
- September 06, 2017

But the Government's EU Withdrawal Bill would allow Conservative ministers to set vital terms on a whim, including of Britain's exit payment, without democratic scrutiny. A spokesperson for the party said on Tuesday that it will vote against the repeal bill if significant amendments are not made, forcing the minority Conservative government to rely on the votes of the Democratic Unionist Party for it to pass. (more...)
Graham-Durbin DACA Press Conference Graham-Durbin DACA Press Conference
- September 06, 2017

Passing DREAM in the near future will be hard. "Congress is going to have to up its game", Graham said at a news conference with Durbin on Tuesday. Sens. Rep. Robin Kelly, a Matteson Democrat, referenced Trump's late mother, who immigrated to the US from Scotland, posting to Twitter that the president "should remember Mary Anne MacLeod's story". (more...)
House set to pass Harvey relief Wednesday amid debt-limit debate House set to pass Harvey relief Wednesday amid debt-limit debate
- September 06, 2017

An additional $450 million would help finance disaster loans to small businesses through the Small Business Association. The initial Harvey aid faces little opposition on its own in Congress and is expected to sail through the House on Wednesday. (more...)