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Woman drives 20 miles with coyote 'embedded' in auto Woman drives 20 miles with coyote 'embedded' in auto
- September 13, 2017

Georgie Knox shared photos of the coyote "embedded" in her vehicle on Facebook , revealing that she called Alberta Fish and Wildlife about the incident as soon as she became aware. "When I got out to look, this poor little guy was looking up and blinking at me", said Georgie in the post. The creature escaped with minimal injuries. (more...)
Louis police investigating second homicide in north city
- September 13, 2017

The other shooter in the incident on N. Adelaide was on foot, described as a black male, mid-to-late 30's, 6′ tall weighing 240 lbs. The fire may have been intentionally set, police said. The child is listed in critical condition, while the adult male is listed in stable condition. At around 8 p.m. Tuesday, a man was fatally shot in the 5000 block of Aubert. (more...)
Three Dead in Florida Home, Gas Generator Inside Three Dead in Florida Home, Gas Generator Inside
- September 13, 2017

Two others inside of the home were found unresponsive and transported to the hospital for further treatment. They urged residents to invest in carbon monoxide detectors. "If you are running a generator and begin to feel sick, dizzy, light-headed, or experiencing flu-like symptoms, please get fresh air immediately". Many without power are now using generators or grills until electricity is restored. (more...)
Woman struck by Central Park tree plans multi-million dollar lawsuit Woman struck by Central Park tree plans multi-million dollar lawsuit
- September 13, 2017

Monoky Goldman had been in the park with her month-old baby son strapped into a carrier on her chest, two-year-old son and four-year-old son on August 15 when a 75-foot-tall tree near near 61st Street and Central Park South suddenly fell. (more...)
MI teen shoots mom over puppy MI teen shoots mom over puppy
- September 13, 2017

The teenager reportedly called police shortly before 7am on Friday to report he had found his mother, 51-year-old Lisa Marie Wilson , dead in their home. Willson told detectives he took a.22 Magnum rifle from a locked cabinet and shot his mother in the back of the head, before tossing the rifle nearby, Buckland said. (more...)
2 in custody after male shot in Boston 2 in custody after male shot in Boston
- September 13, 2017

Police said two suspects were in custody. The victim was found by the bandstand on the Boston Common just before 7 p.m. The gunshots sent passersby scattering for cover. The mayor said city officials are considering re-designing Boston Common, adding cameras and better lighting to America's oldest public park through the proceeds from the sale of the city-owned Winthrop Square garage. (more...)
Berkeley council votes to let police pepper-spray violent protesters Berkeley council votes to let police pepper-spray violent protesters
- September 13, 2017

During Tuesday's emergency council meeting, Greenwood noted that using pepper spray is preferable to using batons and tear gas, which the city allows the police force to use, but which disburses far wider than pepper spray. The city council will decide Tuesday whether to let officers use pepper spray to control crowds that turn violent. Last month, Berkeley police confiscated weapons and banned masks, which according to the city, diminished violence. (more...)
North Korea vows to make U.S. suffer over United Nations sanctions
- September 13, 2017

China supplies most of North Korea's crude. That would amount to a 10 percent cut in oil products, according to the US Energy Information Administration, which estimates annual exports to North Korea at almost 2.2 million barrels. following additional sanctions on the rogue nation. But Ruggiero, a former official at the State and Treasury departments, has called for the U.S.to go further by slapping a big fine on a notable Chinese bank. (more...)
New Putney Bridge push jogger image released by police New Putney Bridge push jogger image released by police
- September 13, 2017

The incident happened on Putney Bridge on 5 May and police say they are yet to identify the man who pushed the woman. He was described as a white man in his 30s, with brown eyes and short brown hair in a renewed appeal on Wednesday by the London Metropolitan Police . (more...)
McConnell gets last laugh on Democrats on the debt ceiling McConnell gets last laugh on Democrats on the debt ceiling
- September 13, 2017

If 50 legislators give the bill their support, the vice president can act as a tiebreaker. By a 2-to-1 margin in the poll of 1,976 registered voters conducted from September 7 through September 11, Republicans said they trust Trump (56 percent) more than they trust Republican leaders (28 percent) to work with Democrats in Congress to achieve certain policy outcomes. (more...)
Democrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aide Democrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aide
- September 13, 2017

Michael Flynn , President Donald Trump's disgraced former national security adviser, may be in even more legal hot water. In response, officials from the United States companies provided statements to the Democrats, confirming Flynn's trip in 2015. (more...)
Barack Obama to host two-day global summit in Chicago Barack Obama to host two-day global summit in Chicago
- September 13, 2017

Among the people who have been invited to the summit is Mumbai-based Trisha Shetty, the founder of SheSays, an NGO which aims at helping victims of sexual abuse, and promotes gender equality and further the rights of women. The events will teach young people ages 18 to 24 how to put civics into action and how to incorporate their own story into their civic life. "From leaders who are already making an impact, to people who are interested in becoming more involved, but don't know where to ... (more...)
Israeli legislator quits in dispute over nephew's gay wedding Israeli legislator quits in dispute over nephew's gay wedding
- September 13, 2017

And he told me that he's gay and that he's marrying a man. "The rabbis" attack on Guetta came after he was interviewed by Army Radio. "We went together to the wedding, me my wife and my children, even though in general I don't tell my children where to go, but this time I told everyone "attendance is mandatory" and we went and celebrated with them", said Guetta, adding however that he told his children that the wedding was "forbidden according to Jewish law". (more...)
Suu Kyi to skip United Nations assembly Suu Kyi to skip United Nations assembly
- September 13, 2017

The Rohingya are a Muslim minority in the Buddhist country, and an estimated one million Rohingya live in Myanmar's Rakhine State, where they make up a third of the population. The military commander in chief's office said yesterday on its Facebook page that the six alleged insurgents were detained as they entered Ka Nyin Tan village in Maungdaw township. (more...)
DA hiked to 5% for 1.1 crore central government employees, pensioners DA hiked to 5% for 1.1 crore central government employees, pensioners
- September 13, 2017

Increase in minimum pay has been a long-standing demand of Central government employees. Dearness allowance and dearness relief are provided to employees and pensioners to neutralise the impact of inflation on their earnings. "The release of the additional installment of DA represents an increase of 1% over the existing rate of 4% of the Basic Pay/Pension, to compensate for price rise", the union cabinet said in a statement. (more...)
Condemned killer won't appeal judge's ruling Condemned killer won't appeal judge's ruling
- September 13, 2017

Tuesday, prisons spokeswoman JoEllen Smith said. "When you take a close look at who OH is actually executing, we're back to sort of the most vulnerable people in our society", Werner says. A message was left with Otte's attorneys seeking comment. Federal Judge Michael Merz said Friday that inmate Gary Otte still hasn't proved he would experience pain after being injected with midazolam, the first drug in the process. (more...)
EU, Britain delay next round of Brexit talks because of May speech EU, Britain delay next round of Brexit talks because of May speech
- September 13, 2017

While Juncker had warm words for Western Balkan states seeking to join the European Union, he warned Turkey that its membership bid was failing because of President Tayyip Erdogan's broad crackdown following a failed coup attempt previous year. (more...)
Shattered Caribbean picks up the pieces after Irma Shattered Caribbean picks up the pieces after Irma
- September 13, 2017

Strung like beads along the northeast edge of the Caribbean, the Leeward Islands are tiny, remote and attractive, with azure waters and ocean breezes drawing tourists from around the world. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that "further support" would be announced in the coming days after it emerged that just £4m remains of the initial United Kingdom relief budget of £32m. (more...)
Irma downgraded to tropical storm, death toll rises Irma downgraded to tropical storm, death toll rises
- September 13, 2017

Even a couple of tornadoes have been recorded, while another big worry for emergency crews being storm surge flooding. Storm surge : Large portions of Marco Island were flooded by a 3- to 4-foot storm surge , said Chris Bowden, spokesman for the Marco Island Fire Department. (more...)
Mass Evacuations in Russian Cities Continue After Bomb Threats Mass Evacuations in Russian Cities Continue After Bomb Threats
- September 13, 2017

As per reports, evacuation of people were carried out at 20 sites in the city. In Siberia, an airport in Abakan was among 19 buildings to receive anonymous bomb threats. Also, students and teaching staff were evacuated from the Sechenov Medical University and MGIMO International Relations University. The threats in Saratov region were made anonymously through internet voice calls, the Federal Security Service's (FSB) regional branch said Wednesday. (more...)
Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis
- September 13, 2017

The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany conducted long-running talks with Iran that led to a 2015 deal for worldwide sanctions to be lifted in exchange for Tehran curbing its nuclear activities. US President Donald Trump, in particular, stated that Washington considers the possibility of complete break of trade ties with those states that have business dealings with North Korea. (more...)
Florida hosts Tennessee while FSU and Miami reschedule for an October showdown Florida hosts Tennessee while FSU and Miami reschedule for an October showdown
- September 13, 2017

Days after Hurricane Irma passed through the state of Florida , the SEC announced that the Florida-Tennessee game will be played in Gainesville on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. As Hurricane Irma continues its path up the Florida coast and storms move inland, the schedule for Tennessee's game at rival Florida this weekend is still in limbo. (more...)
United States will pay 'due price' for sanctions, warns North Korea
- September 13, 2017

The Treasury Department under President Donald Trump has broadened its reach on North Korea by slapping sanctions against Chinese individuals and entities it has accused of helping Pyongyang's development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. (more...)
Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz for porn tweet fiasco Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz for porn tweet fiasco
- September 13, 2017

Kimmel pointed out the story is even more amusing because Cruz once supported a law banning dildos . Their Cruz-porn themed merch includes a mug that reads "MasturbaTed", a t-shirt sporting the senator's face that says "MasterDebater", and a tank top with "Ted's Right Hand Man" sprawled across the front. (more...)
North Korean Hackers Chase Bitcoin To Bust Sanctions
- September 13, 2017

China has always been accused of lax enforcement of United Nations sanctions on North Korea, and U.S. President Donald Trump complained earlier this year that trade between the two countries surged in the first quarter. Those comments from the ministry suggest North Korea has no plans to halt its pursuit of a nuclear-tipped ICBM capable of reaching the mainland United States , despite multiple U.N. (more...)
5 dead, others evacuated at Hollywood nursing home without power after Irma 5 dead, others evacuated at Hollywood nursing home without power after Irma
- September 13, 2017

Three of the deaths happened at the facility and two others happened as the patients arrived at the hospital, Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief said at a news conference Wednesday. Families looking for information can call the hospital hotline at 954-265-1074. The fuse needed to maintain the air-conditioning unit was broken as Hurricane Irma passed through the area. (more...)
Stock's Stunning Activities: Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT) Stock's Stunning Activities: Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT)
- September 13, 2017

The stock experienced a fall in short interest of -3.70% as of August 15, 2017 from the last reporting period. Some investors may look for consistency, while others may be interested in odd activity. Carmignac Gestion now owns 2,035,592 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $246,449,000 after acquiring an additional 7,400 shares during the period. (more...)
5 dead after Florida nursing home loses power due to Irma 5 dead after Florida nursing home loses power due to Irma
- September 13, 2017

Sharief said there are no details about the cause of the deaths. 7SkyForce HD was over the scene where officials were continuing to evacuate those in the nursing home. Airstron employee Dave Long told them that a fuse needed to cool the AC unit popped out during Hurricane Irma and needs to be repaired. "We've been calling and calling". (more...)
Hillary Clinton's view on "What Happened?" — Political Focus
- September 13, 2017

Voters , though, were mostly split as to why Clinton fell to Trump in one of the most contentious elections in the nation's history. The former first lady also blames former vice president Joe Biden , former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , and NBC " Today " host Matt Lauer for the outcome of the elections. (more...)
UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions
- September 13, 2017

Pyongyang's envoy to the United Nations accused Washington of opting for "political, economic and military confrontation". "We need to use every ounce of leverage.to put maximum pressure on this rogue regime", he said at a committee hearing on ways to pressure North Korea. (more...)