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Tax reform must be a priority Tax reform must be a priority
- September 19, 2017

However, a timeline for the first major rewrite of the tax code in 30 years seems too ambitious. The Democrats have a point because the US government created the problem for thousands of juvenile immigrants and the USA government should alleviate the problem. (more...)
Hurricane Irma left an estimated 10000 people homeless in the Florida Keys Hurricane Irma left an estimated 10000 people homeless in the Florida Keys
- September 19, 2017

In the lower Florida Keys , one of the worst hit areas, residents were still not allowed to return home Thursday. The shelter was not run by the Red Cross; the gym was open for people to escape the storm. "You want to come back to power", he said. Without water, sewer will not work in your home. Six days ago, the city of Marathon experienced hurricane force winds that plunged the city into darkness, made roads impassable, compromised the city's water supply and crippled the wastewater ... (more...)
Louis police arrest 13 during protest of Stockley verdict Louis police arrest 13 during protest of Stockley verdict
- September 19, 2017

Multiple witnesses reported that police shouted the now-ubiquitous protest chant "Whose streets?" For the third night in a row, a peaceful protest turned violent at nightfall , after the protest was officially over, resulting in property damage and over 80 arrests by the end of the night . (more...)
Trump reaches out to make more deals with democrats Trump reaches out to make more deals with democrats
- September 19, 2017

Fiesta DC organizers said undocumented immigrants in their community are scared of deportation after the White House scrapped the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program. America has become their country and their opportunity. Almost 800,000 people have been beneficiaries of the program. Obama's intent was right, but his approach or process was unconstitutional and we know why he resorted to executive action. (more...)
Cuomo finally backs his rival, de Blasio, for mayor Cuomo finally backs his rival, de Blasio, for mayor
- September 19, 2017

Gov. Cuomo (left) and Mayor de Blasio (right) have feuded in the past - but the governor did finally throw his support behind the mayor for reelection. "Even if our president turns a blind eye, we will act", de Blasio said. "A trading floor with many terminals and employees might not meet targets, but an empty windowless building used for storage would meet the target", John Banks, president of the Real Estate Board of NY, explains. (more...)
Trump Makes First Speech to UN General Assembly This Week Trump Makes First Speech to UN General Assembly This Week
- September 19, 2017

Mr Trump is scheduled to deliver his centrepiece speech to the UN General Assembly today. Haley arrived at the 193-member world body in January pledging to "take names" of allies who did not have Washington's back. The United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting to discuss sanctions that will be meted out to North Korea after Pyongyang tested a new hydrogen bomb. (more...)
Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event
- September 19, 2017

The Sacramento event concluded without similar protests. Protesters angrily confronted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., on Monday - and she tried in vain to quiet them - about her emerging agreement with President Donald Trump to provide legal protections to young undocumented immigrants. (more...)
Yogi Adityanath and his deputies take oath as Members of Legislative Council Yogi Adityanath and his deputies take oath as Members of Legislative Council
- September 19, 2017

In the past six months, BJP government is working in line with its commitment towards the people, Adityanath claimed adding that the white paper was brought to expose the previous governments before the people. Raza, a minister of state, is only Muslim face in the 48-member council of ministers in UP. Along with Adityanath, two deputy chief ministers, Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma were also administered the oath by Chairman of the Legislative Council Ramesh Yadav at a function at ... (more...)
Broncos LT Garett Bolles week to week with bone bruise, ankle sprain Broncos LT Garett Bolles week to week with bone bruise, ankle sprain
- September 19, 2017

The Broncos play at Buffalo on Sunday before a key AFC West game October 1 vs. the Raiders in Denver. If Bolles misses at least the next two games, the Broncos would then have the bye week to get him additional treatment before an October 15 game against the New York Giants. (more...)
Spain expels North Korea ambassador amid growing nuclear threat Spain expels North Korea ambassador amid growing nuclear threat
- September 19, 2017

Korean ambassador was summoned today and was informed of the decision to consider him a persona non grata", the ministry said in a statement adding that the diplomat has to leave Spain by September 30. A Department of State official, requesting anonymity, said that the U.S. "praises the Spanish government's decision to take this step to increase the pressure on the North Korean regime". (more...)
I didn't see that much - Vettel blindsided by early Singapore crash I didn't see that much - Vettel blindsided by early Singapore crash
- September 19, 2017

Once the lights went out, there was an absolute chaotic start as Verstappen was squeezed from either side by the two Ferraris, causing a huge collision on the run down to Turn 1. "Why another safety vehicle?" a clearly annoyed Hamilton said. The Formula 2 driver beat both Saubers to finish 18th in Friday's opening session, less than three seconds slower than Toro Rosso's seasoned driver Kvyat in 10th. (more...)
Hooker Best set to miss Ulster's Champions Cup openers Hooker Best set to miss Ulster's Champions Cup openers
- September 19, 2017

The experienced forward, who has won 114 caps during a 12-year worldwide career with Ireland, is likely to be fit for his country's autumn internationals, which begin with a match against South Africa at the Aviva Stadium on November 11. Coetzee and Piutau are expected to be available for this weekend's game against the Dragons after missing the Irish province's last two fixtures. Best captained the British and Irish Lions' midweek side in New Zealand for the second successive tour and has ... (more...)
Santa Barbara Asset Management LLC Purchases 3774 Shares of SAP SE (SAP)
- September 19, 2017

Beck Capital Management Llc, a Texas-based fund reported 90,823 shares. NWQ Investment Management Company LLC now owns 135,129 shares of the company's stock worth $11,679,000 after buying an additional 17,397 shares in the last quarter. As per Thursday, July 20, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. This buyback authorization permits the software maker to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. (more...)
Woman Killed in Minneapolis Crash Sunday ID'd as St. Thomas Student Woman Killed in Minneapolis Crash Sunday ID'd as St. Thomas Student
- September 19, 2017

Thomas Office of worldwide Students and Scholars posted on Facebook Monday. The University of St. Thomas asked people to remember Patel and her family in their prayers. A witness said the man driving the vehicle ran away before police arrived. "A search of the area was conducted using K9's but the male suspect was not located". (more...)
Maria, Now a Hurricane, Promises More Damage for the Caribbean Maria, Now a Hurricane, Promises More Damage for the Caribbean
- September 19, 2017

Separately, Jose , a Category 1 hurricane, was located about 280 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, as of early Monday , and moving north with winds of 85 miles per hour, according to the NHC . It is due to be near the Leeward Islands , which stretch from the U.S. Virgin Islands to Dominica , by late Monday , and its wind speed could make it a hurricane at that time , forecasters said . (more...)
White Supremacist Church Shooter Dylann Roof Wants To Fire Jewish Lawyer White Supremacist Church Shooter Dylann Roof Wants To Fire Jewish Lawyer
- September 19, 2017

Roof's motivation for the killings were grounded in a desire to ignite a race war, which ultimately resulted in hate crime charges. "My two now appointed attorneys, Alexandra Yates and Sapna Mirchandani, are Jewish and Indian, respectively". (more...)
Trump, Xi discuss N Korea Trump, Xi discuss N Korea
- September 19, 2017

The United States and South Korea and separately Russian Federation together with China, carried out military drills in a show of force against North Korea, which has defied U.N. North Korea's nuclear threat is likely to loom large on the agenda. Xi also said "Beijing attaches great importance to Trump's state visit to China, and called on both sides to work closely, so as to ensure a fruitful trip and motivate further development of China-US relations", according to Xinhua. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton holding on 'for dear life' in Singapore Lewis Hamilton holding on 'for dear life' in Singapore
- September 19, 2017

Singapore marked his 129th race without any silverware, one more than compatriot Adrian Sutil who left F1 in 2014. Three into one narrowing space doesn't go, leading to contact and instant debris. The incident brought out the safety vehicle and allowed Hamilton into a lead he would keep through two more safety auto periods and a perfectly timed switch to dry-weather tyres. (more...)
FBI Wiretapped Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort FBI Wiretapped Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort
- September 19, 2017

Manafort did not pick up conclusive evidence. The FBI obtained a secret court order to wiretap Manafort out of suspicion surrounding ties between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign associates. It is unclear when the new warrant started. A spokesperson for Manafort didn't comment for this story. Manafort, who served as Trump's campaign manager for several months in the summer of 2016, is one of several allies of the president deemed a "person of interest" by Robert Mueller, the special ... (more...)
United States opens first military base on Israeli soil United States opens first military base on Israeli soil
- September 19, 2017

It will operate independently from within an Israeli military base in southern Israel that houses an air defense school, according to the Israel Defense Forces. The air defense base, which has been planned for the past two years, will be located in the heart of the Negev, within the Israel Air Force Mashabim Air Base, located west of Dimona and Yerucham. (more...)
Syrian government troops cross Euphrates River: Russian military Syrian government troops cross Euphrates River: Russian military
- September 19, 2017

A commander in a militia of the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) confirmed Syrian army units had crossed and said his fighters were ready to drive them back. "Even if the pro-government (forces) keep up their advance in the city, it will mean nothing if they don't control the eastern bank", Abdurrahman said. (more...)
Ryan student murder: School reopens, many parents withdraw kids over safety Ryan student murder: School reopens, many parents withdraw kids over safety
- September 19, 2017

Earlier on Friday, the Haryana Government had announced that it would be taking over the school management for three months. Days after the murder of a 7-year-old in Gurgaon's Ryan International School , Uttarakhand education minister Arvind Pandey has directed all schools in the state to paste details and photos of teachers and non-teaching staff "at a suitable spot in the premises" by September 27. (more...)
Netflix sends lighthearted cease and desist letter to 'Stranger Things' pop-up bar Netflix sends lighthearted cease and desist letter to 'Stranger Things' pop-up bar
- September 19, 2017

Over the past month, " Stranger Things " fans in Chicago have gotten a taste of the Upside Down thanks to a themed pop-up bar that's proved a hit with fans of the nostalgia-steeped Netflix show. However Netflix had other ideas about the situation. This Stranger pop-up bar will be the end of Summer 80's dance party of your dreams, filled with curious Things inspired by & paying homage to the instant-classic television show about the haunting happenings in Hawkins, Indiana & the courageous ... (more...)
No bond for woman accused of dismembering boyfriend, arrested in Metairie No bond for woman accused of dismembering boyfriend, arrested in Metairie
- September 19, 2017

Police say she killed him after an argument. After allegedly dumping his body parts in various dumpsters, Sutton called the police two days later to report Coleman missing. "There's always been smiles, talk, no signs of anything that would indicate something like this", another neighbor said. Witnesses reported seeing Sutton and other men moving furniture out of Coleman's apartment on August 20; by the time investigators searched the apartment on August 24, most of the furniture had been ... (more...)
Trump Wants A Grand Military Parade For The Fourth Of July Trump Wants A Grand Military Parade For The Fourth Of July
- September 19, 2017

It would take place on July 4 in Washington with, as Trump envisions it, tanks and planes rolling down and streaking above Pennsylvania Avenue. "And I think a tremendous thing for France and for the spirit of France", Trump reminded Macron on Monday. (more...)
Trump Faces Major Week As He Addresses UN For The First Time Trump Faces Major Week As He Addresses UN For The First Time
- September 19, 2017

He has said repeatedly that he will keep the military option on the table, and his United Nations ambassador and National Security chief echoed that Friday during a briefing to White House reporters. For many world leaders, it will be their first chance to take the measure of the president in person. Later Tuesday, Mr. Trump will lunch with U.N. (more...)
Xi and Trump discuss sanctions pressure on North Korea: White House
- September 19, 2017

The foreign minister believes sanctions can bring North Korea back to the negotiating table despite Pyongyang's warnings it will only strengthen its nuclear program. "[The US is] disseminating the fraudulent claim that the sanctions and pressure are geared to the so-called peaceful solution", it said. As the U.S. (more...)
Hillary Clinton mulls challenging legitimacy of 2016 election, cites Russian influence Hillary Clinton mulls challenging legitimacy of 2016 election, cites Russian influence
- September 19, 2017

Clinton responded, "I don't know if there's any legal constitutional way to do that". Gross cut in: " You're not going to rule it out ". "Democrats have said that they think there was Russian interference in the election, but that they're not challenging the results of the election", "Fresh Air" host Terry Gross asked Clinton in the interview. (more...)
Trump calls for whistleblower protections as part of United Nations reforms Trump calls for whistleblower protections as part of United Nations reforms
- September 19, 2017

Mr. Trump has proposed major cuts to the United Nations budget and a reorganization of its sprawling bureaucracy. The president has a packed schedule. Last year, India's ambassador to UN Syed Akbaruddin said the current structure and working methods of the Security Council are "divorced from reality and represent a bygone era". (more...)
Iran's Khamenei Warns Against 'Wrong Move' On Nuclear Deal Iran's Khamenei Warns Against 'Wrong Move' On Nuclear Deal
- September 19, 2017

US and United Nations watchdogs monitoring compliance with the 2015 nuclear agreement have found Iran has adhered to the deal. Indeed, more sanctions were already passed last week by the Treasury Department over Iran's ballistic missile program, cyber attacks and support for terrorism. (more...)

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