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After waiting in line for hours, man offers last generator to stranger After waiting in line for hours, man offers last generator to stranger
- September 09, 2017

She drove to a Lowe's location in Orlando. He also saw Brekke crying and insisted that she take the generator he'd carted but had not yet bought. "I'm very overwhelmed by that man", Brekke said with tears in her eyes. The two hugged and Santiago continued shopping, according to WPTV. Santiago couldn't say much to Brekke because of a language barrier, but that didn't stop him from helping someone in need. (more...)
Trump Sends DACA Tweet After Request From Top Democrat Nancy Pelosi Trump Sends DACA Tweet After Request From Top Democrat Nancy Pelosi
- September 09, 2017

The tweet referenced the Trump administration's announcement this week that it is ending the DACA program that covers almost 800,000 young immigrants who came to the United States as children. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president is 'committed to working across the aisle and doing what is needed to best serve the American people'. (more...)
Four killed in Duke LifeFlight helicopter crash Four killed in Duke LifeFlight helicopter crash
- September 09, 2017

At this time, it is not known where the flight was headed or if anyone was injured on the ground. Officials with Duke University Health System held a press conference late Friday afternoon to announce that their remaining helicopter service was being suspended while the crash was being investigated. (more...)
Prosecutors seek to revoke Shkreli's bail over threat to Clinton Prosecutors seek to revoke Shkreli's bail over threat to Clinton
- September 09, 2017

In a Facebook post, Shkreli offered $5,000 for anyone who can get a sample of the former presidential candidate's hair. He has offered to sell his one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album on eBay and, in another Facebook post, the former hedge funder linked to a friend's auction of a fidget spinner that once belonged to Shkreli. (more...)
After son's accidental shooting, father kills himself in Columbia After son's accidental shooting, father kills himself in Columbia
- September 09, 2017

She called 911 at around 11 AM on Wednesday. The toddler accidentally shot himself by the loaded gun. At the point when officers arrived, they discovered 38-year-old Keon Myers undermining to hurt himself after the youngster's extreme damage, as per a police proclamation. (more...)
Hurricane Irma poses toughest test for USA nuclear industry since Fukushima Hurricane Irma poses toughest test for USA nuclear industry since Fukushima
- September 09, 2017

The NRC said it was posting more inspectors at the two Florida plants and was considering sending more inspectors to plants in Georgia and SC should the storm head that way. "We're not taking any chances". If someone in your home is dependent on electric-powered, life-sustaining medical equipment, review your family emergency plan for back-up power or make arrangements to relocate now. (more...)
Teen That Anthony Weiner Was Sexting in First Interview Teen That Anthony Weiner Was Sexting in First Interview
- September 09, 2017

But she did agree to go on air and talk about what happened to her. Still, viewers will see her face for the first time. She added that she first came into contact with the former congressman in January 2016. According to the clip, some of Weiner's messages were too obscene to repeat during the interview. It was over Skype one day that things took a sharp wrong turn and Weiner the perv asked her to undress. (more...)
Yates Construction to build models of Trump's border walls Yates Construction to build models of Trump's border walls
- September 09, 2017

Construction of the prototypes is expected to begin in the coming weeks. Second, they will provide an innovative perspective in the application of new materials which will allow CBP to evaluate the potential for new wall and barrier designs to complement the current wall and barrier used along the Southwest border. (more...)
U.S. formally requests UNSC vote on N Korea sanctions U.S. formally requests UNSC vote on N Korea sanctions
- September 09, 2017

The United States wants the Security Council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea , ban the country's exports of textiles and the hiring of North Korean labourers overseas and subject leader Kim Jong Un to an asset freeze and travel ban, according to a draft resolution seen by Reuters on Wednesday. (more...)
Famous airport heavily damaged by Irma Famous airport heavily damaged by Irma
- September 09, 2017

Thrill seekers come to Maho beach in droves to snap a picture with planes flying overhead. Authorities don't know how many people lost their lives but the Dutch Navy recently posted images on social media of the destruction left by the powerful storm. (more...)
Power Couple Irma And Harvey Are Going On 75 Years Of Marriage Power Couple Irma And Harvey Are Going On 75 Years Of Marriage
- September 09, 2017

First Harvey in Texas and now Irma into Florida. Harvey and Irma have outlived many hurricanes, and they will likely outlive the ones now named after them, as well. "He said come on let's get married, and I said oh no I have to finish school", said Irma. But in 2011, Hurricane Irene pummeled the Caribbean and many cities on the East Coast , so that name was retired. (more...)
Trump's war of words with North Korea continues Trump's war of words with North Korea continues
- September 09, 2017

But Chinese Customs have not reported figures for crude oil exports to the North since 2014, shrouding the situation in secrecy. It would authorize the 192 other United Nations member states to stop these ships on the high seas to inspect their cargo without their consent and to use "all necessary measures" - which in United Nations language includes force - to carry out an inspection and direct the vessel to a port. (more...)
Forecast shows Irma's path shifting west; decision on coastal evacuation expected today Forecast shows Irma's path shifting west; decision on coastal evacuation expected today
- September 09, 2017

Bryan County Emergency Services Director Freddy Howell on Wednesday said his agency will decide by Saturday whether to issue an evacuation order. He urged gas stations to stay open as long as possible. Even after Georgia's evacuation order was issued, they talked of riding out Irma at home. Tony Marcellus racked his brain to figure out a way to get his 67-year-old mother and 85-year-old grandfather out of their home five blocks from the ocean in West Palm Beach. (more...)
Shooting reported at high school in Ohio, US Shooting reported at high school in Ohio, US
- September 09, 2017

Administrators say they are working to provide an alternative location where parents can pick up students if they wish to do so. Columbus Police wrote on Twitter. Excellent job by our officers! First call@8:33AM. Arrest@8:58 AM. The school serves emotionally-challenged children in grades 6 through 12. "Parents need to be aware of what their kids are taking to school", said Chief Jones. (more...)
Rodman Offers to 'Straighten Things Out' With Kim Jong Un
- September 09, 2017

Putin said , according to South Korea. A U.N. resolution needs nine votes in favour and no vetoes by the United States, Britain, France, Russia or China to pass. Some diplomats estimate that between 60,000 and 100,000 North Koreans work overseas. China and Russian Federation have always been against this idea as cutting down on Beijing's supplies of 500-thousand tons of crude oil and 200-thousand tons of oil products would be enough to destabilize the regime. (more...)
Hurricane Irma Clearwater: Latest Projected Track & Forecast for Sept Hurricane Irma Clearwater: Latest Projected Track & Forecast for Sept
- September 09, 2017

No evacuations have been ordered, but the executive order serves to prohibit price gouging and to increase accessibility for relief workers. Faced with the looming threat of dual disasters, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has ramped up preparations for Hurricane Irma as it barrels toward the Florida coast, even as the agency continues the massive recovery effort in storm-battered Texas. (more...)
China and Pakistan team up for swipe at Trump's Afghanistan plans China and Pakistan team up for swipe at Trump's Afghanistan plans
- September 09, 2017

China has appreciated Pakistan's contribution for the worldwide counter-terror cause. On the other hand, Asif appreciated the efforts made by Beijing to mediate peace between Pakistan and Afghanistan . "Terrorism is a global problem that requires all countries to work together instead of blaming each other", said Wang. Earlier, China pledged its support for Pakistan's efforts against terrorism as foreign ministers of both the countries discussed regional and worldwide situation. (more...)
Katia makes landfall on Mexico's Gulf coast, weakens to tropical storm Katia makes landfall on Mexico's Gulf coast, weakens to tropical storm
- September 09, 2017

Fluctuations in Hurricane Jose's intensity are possible for the next day or so, the National Hurricane Center said, and the storm is expected to gradually weaken after that. As of 5 p.m. EDT, the eye of Hurricane Katia was spotted around 215 miles east of Tampico, Mexico . Veracruz state officials said in a statement on Friday that the storm could cause landslides and flooding, and urged people living below hills and slopes to be prepared to evacuate. (more...)
"No bread, no water" Florida residents from Rochester prep for Irma
- September 09, 2017

Puerto Ricans who can afford to leave the island during hurricanes often do, but they tend to fly to Miami, which isn't an option this time since Hurricane Irma is expected to hit Florida next. She also manages properties in the Dominican Republic's Punta Cana beach resort and said some properties had minor damages from water entering the lower level unit properties and some terrace covers and pergolas were damaged, but nothing major. (more...)
DeVos will change rules on college campus sexual assault DeVos will change rules on college campus sexual assault
- September 09, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos this week said she intends to rewrite federal guidance on how colleges should react to reports of sexual assault. Bitton says until she does he is being proactive in encouraging universities and colleges to support policies that will still put sexual assault survivors first. (more...)
Donald Trump does not rule out military action against North Korea Donald Trump does not rule out military action against North Korea
- September 09, 2017

Referring to the series of weapons tests , Trump said, " North Korea is behaving badly and it's got to stop". Trump said he has had a "strong" and "frank" conversation with Xi about North Korea . Wang said the United Nations should take "necessary measures", but added that sanctions and pressure are only half of the equation to solving the current impasse. (more...)
Cuba evacuates 10000 foreign tourists as Irma approaches Cuba evacuates 10000 foreign tourists as Irma approaches
- September 09, 2017

Jimenez also noted that Cuba's rapid detection systems are coupled with "rapid mobilization through local community groups called the Communities for the Defense of the Revolution", which have "existed in Cuba since the mid-60s". More than 10,000 tourists vacationing in the island have already been evacuated or returned home. The deadly hurricane that carried 298 kph winds caused massive damage as it barrelled through Barbuda, Antigua, St. (more...)
Grandmother claims she put girl, 9, in cage to keep her safe Grandmother claims she put girl, 9, in cage to keep her safe
- September 09, 2017

Sheriff Christopher Schmaling says investigators learned the child was kept in the kennel which was padlocked. Mr Schmaling said the child was locked in the wire kennel every night and let out again at 7 a.m. "I've seen people do horrific things to other human beings, but I've never seen anyone treat a child like an animal". "What goes through your mind?" There were no dogs seen on the property, Schmaling said. (more...)
Governor orders evacuations of SC barrier islands as Irma approaches Governor orders evacuations of SC barrier islands as Irma approaches
- September 09, 2017

The Category 4 storm's projected track - which once had the Palmetto State in its crosshairs - leaned west Friday. "Some fluctuations in intensity are likely during the next day or two, but Irma is forecast to remain a powerful category four hurricane as it approaches Florida", the NHC advisory warned. (more...)
Catalan MPs Face Criminal Charges for Independence Vote Catalan MPs Face Criminal Charges for Independence Vote
- September 09, 2017

Catalan lawmakers are voting on a bill that will allow regional authorities to officially call an october 1 referendum on a split from Spain , making concrete a years-long defiance of central authorities, who see the vote as illegal. Although Catalonia has had an independent streak since it was conquered by the Spanish king in the 18th century, the true push for independence came in the wake of the 2008 economic crisis that hit Spain especially hard. (more...)
McMaster to hold news conference Friday on Irma's potential SC impact McMaster to hold news conference Friday on Irma's potential SC impact
- September 09, 2017

He joined the S.C. Emergency Management Division in urging South Carolinians to prepare for the possibility of the hurricane impacting the state. The closing of county offices in South Carolina's capital led the University of SC to cancel its classes on Monday . (more...)
Trump Ethics Lawyer's Wife Caught Having Sex with Inmate, Deputies Say Trump Ethics Lawyer's Wife Caught Having Sex with Inmate, Deputies Say
- September 09, 2017

Her husband, Bobby Burchfield , is a veteran GOP lawyer whom the Trump Organization picked as outside ethics counsel to help navigate the potential conflicts of interest between the business and the Trump administration. Burchfield, who is from McLean, Virginia, faces up to 12 months in jail and a fine of up to $2,500 if found guilty, according to state law. She is out on $5,000 bond. (more...)
Russian Federation de-facto suggests joint transport project to Japan - minister Russian Federation de-facto suggests joint transport project to Japan - minister
- September 09, 2017

The trip is one of great topographic value, with trains passing through Germany and Poland before entering Eastern Europe. Passengers would be able to marvel at the snow-capped mountains in Siberia before discovering the stark and deserted countryside of Russian Federation for bulk of the trip. (more...)
EIU total fall enrollment down EIU total fall enrollment down
- September 09, 2017

EIU has also seen an increase in its freshman retention rate. They say, although the total enrollment for fall 2017 is down slightly, they've seen increases in key areas. Western Illinois University's short-term goal is to stabilize enrollment at 10,000 students, but it came up a bit short this fall. The number of graduate students increased by a dozen, and the number of honors students increased by 5.5 percent. (more...)
Out-of-Staters May Have Won New Hampshire for Clinton, Data Suggest Out-of-Staters May Have Won New Hampshire for Clinton, Data Suggest
- September 09, 2017

According to Jasper, who received numbers from the Department of State and the Department of Safety, of the 6,540 people who registered to vote on Election Day with an out-of-state license, only 1,014 of those people have actually received a New Hampshire license since then. (more...)

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