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Britain increases aid for storm-hit Caribbean islands Britain increases aid for storm-hit Caribbean islands
- September 16, 2017

The island's airport has also reopened. The airport is now a shell of its former self, its runway badly damaged by 185-mph winds. Speaking to the Press Association on a Virgin Atlantic flight as he headed towards the British territories, Mr Johnson said: "Most fair-minded people have said that the United Kingdom responded extremely fast and extremely well". (more...)
Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in Shelton crash Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in Shelton crash
- September 16, 2017

A Baltimore police officer was taken to Shock Trauma Friday afternoon where officials say he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries after he was involved in a motorcycle accident. Troopers say that Crisfield Highway is still now closed to traffic while the crash is being investigated and cleared. Robert Freiler was injured in the crash that happened around 7:15 p.m.in the area of Howe Avenue and Grove Street. (more...)
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with NBC4 Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with NBC4
- September 16, 2017

In addition, Mexico and Chile celebrate their independence days on September 16 and September18, respectively. During that month, NBC4 is showing on-air vignettes illustrating the impact that Hispanic Americans have had on our region. "Carson hosts a weekend long celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month to sample the richness of the various Latin-American cultures". The celebration of the culture and contributions of Hispanic people in the US runs through October 15. (more...)
After Trump, Dems talk immigration, Lou Barletta calls for enforcement before legalization After Trump, Dems talk immigration, Lou Barletta calls for enforcement before legalization
- September 16, 2017

And Schumer and Pelosi have shown Trump's base for the second time within the span of a week how thoroughly unreliable Trump is. He says he's sympathetic to DACA enrollees, but he also wants to see a border wall. In the United States, a small fraction of green cards are given out each year based on employment, with family connections being a much larger share. (more...)
Woman Dies After Car Plunges Into Hesperia Aqueduct Woman Dies After Car Plunges Into Hesperia Aqueduct
- September 16, 2017

Emergency crews were on scene shortly after receiving a call about a auto that drove off the Main Street bridge into the aqueduct, responding quickly to locate Xanthel's black 2017 Kia Forte. near Main Street and Escondido Avenue. "She had cancer when she was younger, she had kidney transplants, she has glaucoma", Annette said, reports KCBS-TV. (more...)
Gowdy: Comey 'Made Up His Mind' Early on Clinton Charges Gowdy: Comey 'Made Up His Mind' Early on Clinton Charges
- September 16, 2017

But that explanation unravelled days later when Trump said he would have fired Comey regardless of recommendation, and was further weakened by the revelation that Trump and an aide had earlier drafted, but not sent, a letter meant to rationalise the planned dismissal . (more...)
Anthem re-enters Virginia to cover ACA exchange bare spots Anthem re-enters Virginia to cover ACA exchange bare spots
- September 16, 2017

RICHMOND, VA - Virginia House of Delegates Speaker William J. Howell (R-Stafford) released the following statement Friday following the announcement that Anthem will remain in the individual insurance exchange in 68 Virginia counties. It's time for the Trump Administration to stop their efforts to sabotage and destabilize the markets, which resulted in fewer choices and higher premiums for 2018. (more...)
Qatar's praise for Iran turns Arab League summit into shouting match Qatar's praise for Iran turns Arab League summit into shouting match
- September 16, 2017

For a moment, it appeared as though it might lead to an opening for resolving the three-month-old dispute that has divided US allies in the Persian Gulf, with Qatar on one side and a Saudi-led bloc of four countries on the other. It has also allowed Qatar's national carrier to use its airspace. Chairman of the Qatar Engineers Association, Ahmad Al-Jolo, said in a statement quoted by Qatar's Al-Arab newspaper that if the blockade is lifted, it is assumed that no one will accept the products ... (more...)
Irma Recovery In St. Thomas Expected To Be Slow And Painful Irma Recovery In St. Thomas Expected To Be Slow And Painful
- September 16, 2017

Winds of 125 miles per hour whipped roofs off buildings, ripped trees from the ground and forced evacuations along the coast. On Wednesday he will visit the British Virgin Islands before returning to the UK. "This is something you always to want to be able to do - help people", Hewlett said. "We're focused on the relief effort for the people there". The helicopters are headed to the US Virgin Islands to assist in recovery operations following Hurricane Irma. (more...)
Judge May Keep Sheriff Joe Conviction Despite Trump Pardon Judge May Keep Sheriff Joe Conviction Despite Trump Pardon
- September 16, 2017

President Donald Trump pardoned Arpaio on August 25 for his misdemeanor conviction for intentionally disobeying another federal judge's 2011 order to stop his traffic patrols that targeted immigrants. According to the report, "The Arpaio Pardon does not faithfully execute the law; it sends a signal that public officials, so long as they are allies of the President, need not execute the law at all", the filing reads. (more...)
Trump Says London Train Attackers Known To Police Trump Says London Train Attackers Known To Police
- September 15, 2017

A president doesn't take to Twitter to engage in a stream of thought speculation after a terrorist attack. He added that the travel ban into the United States should be far larger, tougher amid the explosion in London, however, noting that it would "stupidly" not be considered to be "politically correct". (more...)
MA soldier killed during training exercise MA soldier killed during training exercise
- September 15, 2017

The Army's Special Operations Command said the students hurt Thursday were from the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School and they were at a range on base. "There to serve and protect us and the country". He enlisted in the Army in 2006. An explosion during a training exercise injured a number of USA special operations forces at Fort Bragg on Thursday. (more...)
Juvenile shot, killed by Va Juvenile shot, killed by Va
- September 15, 2017

The individual shot was identified as a male juvenile and was pronounced dead at the scene, Prince William police spokesman Nathan Probus said. The identity of the victim has not been released at this time. Below is a map of the location where the officer-involved shooting took place. School buses are being diverted from the area, Prince William County Public Schools said on Twitter . (more...)
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says she will not seek re-election Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says she will not seek re-election
- September 15, 2017

Madigan wasn't immediately available for interviews and didn't detail her future plans. "I look forward to continuing my work as Attorney General and then taking on new, challenging opportunities at the end of my term". "Erika Harold will be an incredible attorney general for IL". "Today's announcement is a clear indication of what we've know for months: Erika Harold is an exceptionally strong candidate", reads the statement attributed to RAGA chair and Arkansas Attorney General Leslie ... (more...)
Mueller investigation focusing on social media's role in 2016 election Mueller investigation focusing on social media's role in 2016 election
- September 15, 2017

Sen. Mark Warner, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said earlier this month that Facebook had taken down 50,000 accounts during the recent French presidential elections, and that the company's revelations about the ads it sold during the 2016 U.S election were only the "tip of the iceberg" and "I think there's going to be much more ". (more...)
Mnuchin: I Requested Government Plane For 'National Security' Reasons Mnuchin: I Requested Government Plane For 'National Security' Reasons
- September 15, 2017

Mnuchin's wife, Louise Linton , also participated in the Kentucky trip and faced backlash when she touted the designer clothing she was wearing during the visit on Instagram and then fired back at a critical commenter on the social networking site. (more...)
Technical Tracker: Following Shares of Abcam PLC (ABC.L)
- September 15, 2017

Alternatively, when the MAMA crosses below the FAMA a sell signal is given. Investors and traders using technical analysis to examine stocks may be interested in taking a look at the ATR or Average True Range. The Williams %R is created to provide a general sense of when the equity might have reached an extreme and be primed for a reversal. As a momentum oscillator, the RSI operates in a set range. (more...)
Barclays Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target On Equifax, Inc. (EFX)
- September 15, 2017

Rk Capital Management Llc owns 225,941 shares or 1.94% of their U.S. portfolio. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 781 shares of the credit services provider's stock valued at $108,000 after buying an additional 37 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Man Calls Jewish Woman, Daughter 'Dirty Muslims' During Queens Subway Attack Man Calls Jewish Woman, Daughter 'Dirty Muslims' During Queens Subway Attack
- September 15, 2017

When the younger woman told the man to repeat what he had just said, he spit in her face and said "Get out of my country, you dirty Muslim", according to a police report on the incident based on the testimonies of the alleged victims. Speaking to a local news station, the daughter, who suffers from Lupus, said her illness "was aggravated by the assault". "Is it because I'm rich and white?" The man, identified as Dimitrios Zias , 40 was arrested at the scene and charged with multiple ... (more...)
Analysts Recommended this Stock: GrubHub Inc. (GRUB) Analysts Recommended this Stock: GrubHub Inc. (GRUB)
- September 15, 2017

INTL Fcstone Inc (INTL) has $669.22M valuation. On early Wed, Sep 6th, Margo Drucker unloaded 1,737 stocks of GrubHub shares. It is down 8.73% since September 13, 2016 and is uptrending. The value of the company's investment in GrubHub Inc . went from $8,551,000 to $63,983,000 a change of 648.3% for the reporting period. It has outperformed by 12.10% the S&P500. (more...)
GOP Speaker Says Trump Didn't Cut Deal With Dems GOP Speaker Says Trump Didn't Cut Deal With Dems
- September 15, 2017

But it turns out there, well, basically is. As of 2017, approximately 800,000 of the so-called Dreamers were enrolled in DACA to protect themselves from deportation and also to attain eligibility for work permits. The judge criticized the government's use of "arbitrary deadlines" and said "it would be useful to take some of the pressure off the various people, these good accomplished young people who the president talks about with admiration". (more...)
Pregnant Maryland teacher murdered after reaching out to boyfriend's 'secret fiancee'? Pregnant Maryland teacher murdered after reaching out to boyfriend's 'secret fiancee'?
- September 15, 2017

She was four months pregnant with their baby. Manger said there were no obvious signs of trauma, and are awaiting the results of an autopsy to be conducted by the office of the chief medical examiner. Police say it was a "calculated decision" by detectives to allow him to participate in the press conference to see what Tessier would say. He said police believe Wallen was killed the previous day. (more...)
'Amnesty' fight threatens pursuit of immigration deal 'Amnesty' fight threatens pursuit of immigration deal
- September 15, 2017

Trump's campaign promise to build a wall along the USA border with Mexico was a main selling point that led conservative elected officials such as Justin Simmons, a state representative in Pennsylvania , to throw their support behind the real-estate developer turned politician. (more...)
Irma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without power Irma: Five dead at Florida nursing home left without power
- September 15, 2017

Asked about federal disaster relief resources, the White House on Wednesday said it was too early to know how much more money the Congress needed to approve - not only to cover damages from Irma, but also Hurricane Harvey. "I'm not quite clear on how this happened", Jeffrey Nova said. A kitchen worker at the center told the Miami Herald that the facility "had power from a generator to cook meals, but no air conditioning". (more...)
AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Earns Neutral Rating from Credit Suisse Group AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Earns Neutral Rating from Credit Suisse Group
- September 15, 2017

The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Wednesday, September 30. Barclays Capital has "Equal Weight" rating and GBX 180 target. The stock of Shire PLC (LON:SHP) has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, August 3 by Bernstein. (more...)
Chelsea star would be the ideal signing for PSG, says star man Chelsea star would be the ideal signing for PSG, says star man
- September 15, 2017

Aurier was tipped to join either Chelsea or Manchester United in the recently ended summer transfer window, but after no official bids from either were forthcoming it appeared that he would stick around in his adoptive homeland with PSG . (more...)
McMaster: 'There Is a Military Option' in Response to North Korea McMaster: 'There Is a Military Option' in Response to North Korea
- September 15, 2017

And he said the U.N. General Assembly will be an opportunity to build worldwide cooperation. One former top Trump adviser has said the U.S.is bluffing when it threatens military force against North Korea . McMaster says recently imposed United Nations sanctions on North Korea are just taking effect. "We have strangled their economic situation", Haley said, explaining that there is no way North Korea will not feel the impact of the latest sanctions, which cut off 90 percent of all North ... (more...)
Will Hurricane Jose Hit Philadelphia, Pennsylvania? Will Hurricane Jose Hit Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?
- September 15, 2017

The bad news is, it's not clear whether Jose will continue moving northeast harmlessly into the open Atlantic, or turn west yet again to threaten the mid-Atlantic or New England towards the middle of next week. "I just don't think it has a direct impact" in the Lehigh Valley. And then Jose is gone? "It's been looping around, and that is when things start to get really tricky", he said. (more...)
Richmond Sets Limits on Weapons at Confederate Heritage Rally Richmond Sets Limits on Weapons at Confederate Heritage Rally
- September 15, 2017

The New Confederate States of America, the organization hosting the rally, created a Facebook page for the event that has fewer than 100 confirmed attendees, but more than 600 people indicate interest in going. "It's only been one month since Heater Heyer was killed in Charlottesville". The city of Richmond is also closing several streets near Monument Avenue and the Richmond Coliseum. (more...)
Modest start for Aditi Ashok in Evian Championships Modest start for Aditi Ashok in Evian Championships
- September 15, 2017

Park was the beneficiary of some good fortune in having her initial score disallowed, and she took full advantage of the second chance afforded to her Friday. "I just need to concentrate on myself". "Then I was like, all right, screw it; when I wake up, it's a new day", she said. What's done is done, and we'll just keep moving forward. (more...)