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Congress sends aid bill, debt hike to Trump Congress sends aid bill, debt hike to Trump
- September 11, 2017

With a vote of 316-90, the measure, which Trump signed into law Friday afternoon, adds more than $15 billion to the Federal Emergency Management Agency's coffers to aid the recovery efforts in areas impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Ryan said he opposed any effort to do away with the role Congress has in approving debt limit increases, citing the powers given to Congress under the U.S. (more...)
Irma knocks out power to about 7.3 million Irma knocks out power to about 7.3 million
- September 11, 2017

Florida Power & Light, the state's major electricity provider, says it has almost 20,000 workers deployed around the state. Once the nuclear plants are shutdown, other non-nuclear plants, fossil and natural gas, are expected to generate enough to power to make up for losses unless they are severely damaged by the storm. (more...)
Kate Middleton Is Suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum During Her Third Pregnancy Kate Middleton Is Suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum During Her Third Pregnancy
- September 11, 2017

Watch the video below to see what else William said about Kate's pregnancy! The Duchess is suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum , as she did with previous pregnancies and will no longer carry out royal engagements. " Kate's been spending much of her time in bed - her energy levels have been very low over the last couple of weeks", the source says. As a matter of fact, Prince Charles , Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edwards all have two children each. (more...)
Tennessee sends 151 responders to help in Florida hurricane Tennessee sends 151 responders to help in Florida hurricane
- September 11, 2017

The order will allow health care providers licensed in another state to practice in Tennessee, pharmacists to dispense a 14-day supply to evacuees and for evacuees to receive department of health services that normally require Tennessee residency. (more...)
Holly Bobo Jury selected with trial beginning on Monday Holly Bobo Jury selected with trial beginning on Monday
- September 11, 2017

He's one of six people arrested in connection with the disappearance and death of Holly Bobo. A skull identified as Bobo's was found in September 2014 in Decatur County. The jury was selected Saturday. More than 50 witnesses are expected to take the stand during the trial, but Judge C. Creed McGinley said he wants to, "keep things moving". (more...)
Betsy DeVos Indicates Big Plans to Betsy DeVos Indicates Big Plans to "Reframe" Title IX
- September 11, 2017

Among them was Meghan Downey, 22, a recent graduate from the College of William & Mary, who said she doesn't want the Trump administration to "attribute more validity to the voices of the accused". Yesterday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos addressed the public regarding a controversial and hard issue - Title IX. In January, during her Senate confirmation hearing, DeVos refused to say whether she would uphold the 2011 guidance. (more...)
Sanders to unveil 'Medicare for all' bill on Wednesday Sanders to unveil 'Medicare for all' bill on Wednesday
- September 11, 2017

To have Sanders, Warren and Harris on the same bill sends a signal that this is the central vehicle for health care policy reform going forward for Democrats, which stretches the contours of a debate that previously excluded single-payer from the conversation. (more...)
UN Inspectors Declare Iran Compliant with the Nuclear Deal UN Inspectors Declare Iran Compliant with the Nuclear Deal
- September 11, 2017

USA president Donald Trump said earlier that he was going to declare Iran non-compliant by the next State Department's report, scheduled for October, but so far he hasn't found any support from other signees of the deal. US President Donald Trump has called the agreement between Iran and six major powers reducing its nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief "the worst deal ever negotiated". (more...)
United Kingdom government confident of winning vote on Brexit legislation: spokesman United Kingdom government confident of winning vote on Brexit legislation: spokesman
- September 11, 2017

But Labour has accused ministers of using the Bill to stage a enormous "power-grab" as it hands them greater powers to change laws without parliamentary scrutiny. "Businesses and individuals need reassurance that there will be no unexpected changes to our laws after exit day, and that is exactly what the Repeal Bill provides", said Brexit secretary, David Davis. (more...)
Germany fabricates number of troops participating Sapad military exercises: Russian Federation Germany fabricates number of troops participating Sapad military exercises: Russian Federation
- September 11, 2017

It is carried out in the Stockholm region in eastern Sweden , in Gothenburg on the west coast and on the Baltic island of Gotland, according to the Swedish Armed Forces' website. Some 300 Finnish military personnel are taking part in Sweden's biggest military exercises in 23 years, simulating the response to an attack on the country. (more...)
Senate Signs Off on Harvey Relief Package Senate Signs Off on Harvey Relief Package
- September 11, 2017

The disaster aid package now includes over $15 billion instead of the nearly $8 billion approved by the House on Wednesday. The Senate's vote comes off the heels of the measure passed in the House Wednesday, which allocated $7.85 billion for Hurricane Harvey relief funding with near-unanimous support. (more...)
Bison Football Throttles Eastern Washington Bison Football Throttles Eastern Washington
- September 11, 2017

Eastern went on to win the national championship but the Bison won the next five. For some, this Eastern Washington team will bring new challenges to Saturday's game, but for the Bison's offensive coordinator Coach Messingham has dealt with them before. (more...)
Canadians Barred from Turks and Caicos Flight Allowed to Return Home Canadians Barred from Turks and Caicos Flight Allowed to Return Home
- September 11, 2017

Maarten over the weekend, government officials said. An estimated 70 per cent of the homes on St. Maarten were damaged or destroyed by Irma and four people have died. Freeland said the government has increased staffing at itsemergency response centre in Ottawa in order to field all the calls from stranded Canadians and their anxious relatives. (more...)
People have rejected SC's verdict against Nawaz Sharif: Maryam People have rejected SC's verdict against Nawaz Sharif: Maryam
- September 11, 2017

Sources further stated that a report will be prepared pertaining to the matter and will be sent to Maryam Nawaz. She said that the flocks of people all along the Grand Truck (GT) Road last month from Islamabad to Lahore showed that the people are with Nawaz Sharif and they do not accept his disqualification. (more...)
Hurricane Jose seen weakening Hurricane Jose seen weakening
- September 11, 2017

EDT (0453 UTC). The governments of Antigua and Barbuda discontinued their tropical storm watches for Antigua and the British Virgin Islands. The image showed that a thick band of thunderstorms continued to circle a very clear and well-defined eye. (more...)
Shami, Umesh back in Indian ODI squad Shami, Umesh back in Indian ODI squad
- September 11, 2017

We are excited by the challenge of the series. The presence of former India cricketer S. Sriram as the spin bowling coach added value to the side, said Smith. When Australia toured India for a Test series early this year, the Bangalore match got mired in a controversy as Smith admitted to looking towards their dressing room for assistance on a DRS call and described it a "brain fade" moment. (more...)
Court okays Melaye's recall, orders INEC to proceed with verification of signatures Court okays Melaye's recall, orders INEC to proceed with verification of signatures
- September 11, 2017

Senator Melaye made the allegation on Monday in a statement, shortly after the Federal High Court in Abuja ordered the electoral body to continue with the process of recalling the lawmaker. Justice Dimgba also dismissed Melaye's claim that the number of signatures ‎did not meet the figure stipulated in the Constitution. He ordered that the amended timetable should be served on Melaye. (more...)
Billionaire Branson stays put on private island in path of Hurricane Irma Billionaire Branson stays put on private island in path of Hurricane Irma
- September 11, 2017

The National Rifle Association is threatening legal action after the governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands on Tuesday authorized the government to seize personal guns and ammunition that could be utilized by authorities in response to Hurricane Irma . (more...)
Hurricane Hunters Fly Into Irma to Monitor Historic Storm Hurricane Hunters Fly Into Irma to Monitor Historic Storm
- September 11, 2017

The Aircraft Operations has become the new home to three NOAA Hurricane Hunters, after the Air Force opted to eject the program out of MacDill Air Force Base past year. NOAA P-3s also participate in a wide variety of national and global meteorological and oceanographic research programs. Sunday marks the statistical peak of the Atlantic hurricane season . (more...)
China agrees more United Nations actions needed against North Korea after nuclear test China agrees more United Nations actions needed against North Korea after nuclear test
- September 11, 2017

Trump is scheduled to have his first conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping since the nuclear test at 9 a.m. ET Wednesday. We'll see whether or not he can do it. DPRK and Republic of Korea (ROK: South Korea) diplomats were already on Russky Island, near Vladivostok, in the Russian Far East, by Sept. 6, 2017, to attend the Eastern Economic Forum (Sept. (more...)
Cat 1 Hurricane Katia making landfall in Mexico Cat 1 Hurricane Katia making landfall in Mexico
- September 11, 2017

As well as Irma there are two smaller hurricanes flanking the giant -Katia And Jose. Shortly before Hurricane Irma made landfall in Cuba late Friday night as a Category 5 storm, Hurricane Katia made landfall as a Category 1 storm north of Tecolutla, Mexico, according to the National Hurricane Center. (more...)
Hurricane Irma not likely to have effect on gas prices Hurricane Irma not likely to have effect on gas prices
- September 11, 2017

Tennessee, TN, September 11- Average retail gasoline prices in Tennessee have risen 2.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.59/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 gas outlets in Tennessee. He said prices should not be affected by Hurricane Irma in most areas of the country because the storm was "a considerable distance from sensitive areas of the energy sector". (more...)
Jeff Sessions Wanted to Use Polygraph to Find White House Leakers Jeff Sessions Wanted to Use Polygraph to Find White House Leakers
- September 11, 2017

Details of the two calls between the leaders first leaked in January, and The Washington Post published the full transcripts of the conversations in early August. "I strongly agree with the President and condemn in the strongest terms the staggering number of leaks undermining the ability of our government to protect this country", Sessions said at the time. (more...)
Flags to fly at half-staff Monday Flags to fly at half-staff Monday
- September 11, 2017

Herbert has declared Monday Patriot Day. President Donald Trump has proclaimed September 11, 2017, as Patriot Day. Gov. Paul R. LePage has directed that on Patriot Day, Monday, Sept. Patriot Day is observed as the National Day of Service and Remembrance every September 11 in memory of those who died in the 2001 terrorist attacks. (more...)
Rwanda's CPI Up to 3.2 Percent Rwanda's CPI Up to 3.2 Percent
- September 11, 2017

Month-on-month, producer prices climbed 0.9%. The surge was unexpected as both CPI and PPI increased these past few months. This is a pretty hefty increase as most statisticians and analysts were only expecting a total of 1.7%, while the CPI or the Consumer Price Index for July was looking stale at a total of 1.4% on the same year-on-year period. (more...)
Hurricane Jose weakens to Category 2 storm Hurricane Jose weakens to Category 2 storm
- September 11, 2017

A hurricane warning due to Irma is in effect for Antigua, Barbuda, Anguilla, Montserrat, St. Kitts, Nevis, Saba, St. Eustatius, Saint Maarten, Saint Martin, Saint Barthelemy, British Virgin Islands, U.S. There are certain ingredients needed to create a powerful hurricane. Scientists are increasingly comfortable connecting human-driven climate change to the ocean conditions powering these storms. (more...)
Santander Consumer USA Holdings Lifted to "Optimistic" at Susquehanna Bancshares
- September 11, 2017

The company saw 0.25 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. About 591,625 shares traded. It has underperformed by 15.16% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in Q4 2016. It now has negative earnings. The following firms have recently changed their position in SC. Investors sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2016 Q4. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.28 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $1.98. (more...)
More Bogus 'Voter Fraud' Statistics From Trump's Election Commission More Bogus 'Voter Fraud' Statistics From Trump's Election Commission
- September 11, 2017

Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) by an even smaller margin (1,017 votes), with approximately 5,000 votes now being under investigation for being cast by non-New Hampshire residents. They must only be "domiciled" in the state, meaning that New Hampshire is where they now live and spend most of their time - a description that applies, incidentally, to many college students. (more...)
Dominion Energy Inc. (D) Receives Average Recommendation of Dominion Energy Inc. (D) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
- September 11, 2017

It is down 2.59% since September 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 35.32% the S&P500. (BIIB) stake by 31.19% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. On Thursday, March 24 the stock rating was initiated by FBR Capital with "Market Perform". Goldman Sachs maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $12 target in Thursday, May 12 report. (more...)
US Rep. Dave Trott to leave Congress US Rep. Dave Trott to leave Congress
- September 11, 2017

With only a little over a year left before November of 2018, a handful of Republicans have announced they will not seek reelection, and now that list includes Michigan Rep. And it opens up a competitive seat Democrats hope they can capture in a wave election. But President Obama won it in 2008, and Democrats were already looking at Trott as a potential 2018 target. (more...)

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