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Boren announces he will pass the baton to new president Boren announces he will pass the baton to new president
- September 20, 2017

Boren, 76, said he would make an "important announcement" about the university's future on Wednesday (Sept. 20). His retirement will become official on June 30, 2018, but remains contingent on the naming of a suitable successor. announcement from Boren. "Serving as your president has been the most rewarding experience of my life". Boren will retire as the second-longest tenured president in university history, trailing only George Lynn Cross. (more...)
Tropical Storm Watch canceled as Jose weakens Tropical Storm Watch canceled as Jose weakens
- September 20, 2017

The center of the storm was approximately 165miles south of Nantucket moving northeast at 8mph. Coastal flooding advisories or warnings are in effect for part of MA, the New York City area, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. Specialists from the U.S. Geological Survey installed 17 storm-tide sensors in the three states before the storm headed to New England. For more information, please consult products from your local weather office. (more...)
13-year-old airlifted to hospital after accident with cement truck
- September 20, 2017

Two people had to be airlifted to the hospital after a truck carrying 20 tons of concrete overturned on the van they were riding in. According to authorities, the incident occurred on Highway 49 and Zion Church Road. The extrication took approximately one hour and 15 minutes. Two people from the passenger vehicle were transported by helicopter to the hospital and two people were transported in an ambulance. (more...)
Ivanka Trump meets Sushma Swaraj, calls her charismatic foreign minister Ivanka Trump meets Sushma Swaraj, calls her charismatic foreign minister
- September 20, 2017

Following this, Swaraj also met Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir. Last engagement of an active day of diplomacy, was EAM meeting with the Foreign Minister of Denmark Anders Samuelsen. Although Swaraj didn't name Pakistan, but her message was clear that the nuclear link between Pakistan and North Korea has always been established and it's high time to hold Islamabad, whose role has been generally ignored internationally, accountable. (more...)
Perkins Coie Trust Co Has $2.93 Million Position in Wells Fargo & Company
- September 20, 2017

The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, September 20 by Morgan Stanley. WFC is now priced at a -8% to its one-year price target of $58.00. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.01 EPS. BP's profit will be $1.22 billion for 25.13 P/E if the $0.37 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
More countries sever ties with North Korea More countries sever ties with North Korea
- September 20, 2017

Last week, North Korea fired a missile that flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido region far out into the Pacific Ocean, shortly after its biggest nuclear test this month. But one former Obama administration State Department adviser warns that expelling North Korea from the United Nations could have drawbacks. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un criticized the measure as "ignorant" and called the United Nations resolution as "an infringement" on North Korea's independence, reported NK News ... (more...)
Rohingyas a serious threat Rohingyas a serious threat
- September 20, 2017

A day after the government of India told the Supreme Court that the Rohingya population fleeing from Myanmar posed a threat to the national security, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said on Tuesday the Narendra Modi government should provide shelter to the refugees on "humanitarian ground". (more...)
Malloy says the time has come for a bipartisan budget plan Malloy says the time has come for a bipartisan budget plan
- September 20, 2017

Instead, several Democrats crossed the aisle, voting instead for the minority Republicans' plan, which passed the Senate on Friday night and the House on Saturday. Malloy has been running government with his limited spending authority. Hartford officials have said that city could be pushed to the brink of bankruptcy. (more...)
Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for Keywords Studios PLC (KWS) Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for Keywords Studios PLC (KWS)
- September 20, 2017

The stock of BRF SA (ADR) (NYSE:BRFS) earned "Buy" rating by Bank of America on Friday, May 26. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Thursday, October 20 report. Keywords Studios had 54 analyst reports since September 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FinnCap has "Buy" rating and GBX 245 target. The firm has "Buy" rating by FinnCap given on Thursday, May 18. (more...)
At least five killed in South Sikkim landslides At least five killed in South Sikkim landslides
- September 20, 2017

A house collapsed after a landslide hit it following rainfall at around 2 am. The second incident took place in Upper Bokrong ward at around 3 a.m., when a house caved in killing two persons. DC ( South) Raj Yadav updated that the district administration has requested one platoon of SDRF team for search and rescue goal. The district administration has evacuated families from vulnerable areas, officials said. (more...)
Chicago Says It Has Met 40 Percent of Paris Climate Agreement Goals Chicago Says It Has Met 40 Percent of Paris Climate Agreement Goals
- September 20, 2017

Almost all of the world's governments are signed up to the 2015 Paris Agreement , which pledged to limit global warming to 1.5C higher than pre-industrial levels. Trump gave the formal notice of withdrawal . Trump specifically took issue with the USA goal in the agreement of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 26 percent to 28 percent by 2025. (more...)
Third suspect arrested in London Tube train bombing that wounded 30 Third suspect arrested in London Tube train bombing that wounded 30
- September 20, 2017

The men, aged 48 and 30, were held under terrorism laws in Newport in south Wales. Two men - an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year-old from Syria - were arrested in England on Saturday and are still in custody. Both Farroukh and the younger man are believed to have spent time in foster care with Penelope and Ronald Jones, who previously received MBEs for their services to children and families. (more...)
Haley: Trump's 'fire and fury' comment 'not an idle threat'
- September 20, 2017

Those arguments were buttressed from within Trump's administration last month when Steven Bannon concurred that America was essentially bluffing about military options, shortly before he was pushed out as the president's strategic adviser. The US will, however, continue applying pressure on Pyongyang. "We're trying every other possibility that we have but there's a whole lot of military options on the table". (more...)
Northern Governors Forum Commends Governor Ikpeazu Northern Governors Forum Commends Governor Ikpeazu
- September 20, 2017

Governor Ikpeazu who commended the northern governors forum for their cooperation, described the visit as an assurance that Nigeria is united. "One of the ways in which they achieved the infamous feats was to cede Rivers State oil wells to Jonathan's Bayelsa State, in a bid to economically emasculate Rivers State and starve Amaechi's government of funds". (more...)
UPS to hire more than 400 people at new Edgerton facility UPS to hire more than 400 people at new Edgerton facility
- September 20, 2017

As the holiday season approaches, UPS announced that it is hiring more than 1,050 workers in the St. Louis area. Benjamin F Edwards And holds 14,586 shares. Mufg Americas Corp owns 217,764 shares for 0.83% of their portfolio. 6,550 are owned by New England & Mgmt. Gradient Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 49,985 shares or 0.5% of all its holdings. (more...)
Small natural disaster jolts Los Angeles residents Small natural disaster jolts Los Angeles residents
- September 20, 2017

Shaking was likewise felt in Los Feliz, Silver Lake and Glendale. A 5.8-magnitude natural disaster struck a few hundred kilometres off the southern coast of New Zealand on Wednesday, the country's seismic service said. Some dishes, windows broken. "Precarious articles toppled. Pendulum timekeepers may stop". Intensity 4 shaking, or light shaking, can awaken residents, shake dishes, and cause walls, widows and doors to make a crackling sound. (more...)
Anthony Weiner Prosecutors Want Him Locked Up For 27 Months Anthony Weiner Prosecutors Want Him Locked Up For 27 Months
- September 20, 2017

Lawyers for the disgraced former NY congressman last week argued he should receive probation and be spared any time in prison after he pled guilty in May to one count of transferring obscene material to a minor. "Yet, he has, on multiple occasions, continued to engage in the very conduct he swore off, progressing from that which is self-destructive to that which is also destructive to a teenage girl - a minor the law recognizes as needing protection". (more...)
Little Big Town Plot 2018 Tour With Kacey Musgraves, Midland Little Big Town Plot 2018 Tour With Kacey Musgraves, Midland
- September 20, 2017

With Little Big Town pairing up with Kacey Musgraves and Midland- The Breakers Tour will be quite the experience to behold. Tickets for " The Breakers Tour " go on sale at noon Friday at Ticketmaster outlets including the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center box office. (more...)
Edwards opposes Cassidy, Graham health care bill Edwards opposes Cassidy, Graham health care bill
- September 20, 2017

Bill Cassidy (R-La.) on Tuesday night over the Republican's role in the revival of an Obamacare repeal bill now making its way through the Senate . It's important that we send a message to Gov. Herbert that we oppose this bill. "This is keeping Obamacare and redistributing the proceeds". He continued: "Also now working with the President to finalize better replacement with cross state purchase of cheap insurance". (more...)
Manafort Calls on Justice Department to Investigate Leak of FBI Wiretaps Manafort Calls on Justice Department to Investigate Leak of FBI Wiretaps
- September 20, 2017

Today brings a report from CBS News that those wiretaps took place during the campaign. The media reaction focuses heavily on Manafort having spoken with Russians , but there is no indication about what. As noted by the Wall Street Journal , "It was presumably a tough decision for a judge to issue a secret warrant under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, enabling the administration to spy on someone connected with the presidential campaign of its political adversaries". (more...)
Natural disaster kills hundreds in Mexico Natural disaster kills hundreds in Mexico
- September 20, 2017

ET and had a magnitude of 7.1, the U.S. Geological Survey said . The number of people killed in a devastating natural disaster that struck Mexico City and nearby regions on Tuesday has risen to 224, the government said. In addition, the federal interior minister, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, said authorities had reports of people possibly still being trapped in collapsed buildings . (more...)
New Jersey cop helps find driver's lost diamond engagement ring on highway New Jersey cop helps find driver's lost diamond engagement ring on highway
- September 20, 2017

Garcia and officers attempted to find the ring on Saturday, looking around where she had changed the tire to no avail. The initial search turned up nothing, police said. For Officer Jon Henderson, the search wasn't over. The two posed in a picture posted on the department's Facebook page, with Garcia beaming with excitement after being reunited with her ring. (more...)
One shot, one arrested at Mattoon High School Wednesday One shot, one arrested at Mattoon High School Wednesday
- September 20, 2017

Numerous police officers and other emergency personnel remain on the scene. The victim's condition is not known at this time, said police said, who believe this is the only victim. (more...)
Two more suspects arrested in London subway bombing, totaling five in custody
- September 20, 2017

Neither has been charged. U.K. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said speculation by U.S. President Donald Trump over Friday's commuter train bombing in west London is unhelpful while police continue to investigate the attack. "We now have three men in custody and searches are continuing at four addresses". The 18-year-old was detained Saturday at the southeast England port of Dover, a departure point for ferries to France. (more...)
Parsons Green bombing: Two more arrested over Tube attack Parsons Green bombing: Two more arrested over Tube attack
- September 20, 2017

British officials have said there is scant evidence the group orchestrated those attacks, but those responsible might have been radicalized by IS online propaganda. The family said they left Damascus, in war-torn Syria, in 2012 and moved to Egypt, where their ill father died recently. Both Farroukh and the younger man, understood to be the suspected bomber, are believed to have spent time in foster care with Penelope and Ronald Jones, aged 71 and 88 respectively, who previously received MBEs ... (more...)
Ex-Chicago cop, a fugitive for nearly 15 years, arrested in Detroit Ex-Chicago cop, a fugitive for nearly 15 years, arrested in Detroit
- September 20, 2017

After raiding the stash houses, Hicks and his accomplices would then take drugs, cash and other valuables to another dealer to be sold and then split the profits, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. A drug dealer turned informant tipped Hicks off to the locations, the charges alleged, and two police civilian employees were captured on video breaking into the apartments and leaving with thousands of dollars. (more...)
Kelly looked embarrassed during Trump's United Nations speech Kelly looked embarrassed during Trump's United Nations speech
- September 20, 2017

Welcome to our world, Kelly - wrote one Twitter user. It's unclear what exactly Kelly thought of the speech, which Trump and his team had prepared ahead of time. In addition to labeling Kim Jong-un " Rocket Man " for threatening to used nukes, the commander in chief blasted "loser terrorists, ' the "corrupt" government in Venezuela, and the "murderous" Iranian regime, and 'rogue regimes". (more...)
Jaitley chairs high-level meeting on economy Jaitley chairs high-level meeting on economy
- September 20, 2017

The meeting is being attended by, among others, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian and Secretaries in the Finance Ministry - Ashok Lavasa, Subhash Chandra Garg, Hasmukh Adhia, Rajiv Kumar and Neeraj Kumar Gupta. (more...)
A North Korean Defector Describes Life Under Kim Jong A North Korean Defector Describes Life Under Kim Jong
- September 20, 2017

Hee Yeon Lim, 26, opened up about how he nonchalantly orders the executions of people - including family members. Now in South Korea, Hee Yeon has told of the horrors she had witnessed while being part of the secretive Kim regime's inner circle. (more...)
Trump vows to 'destroy' North Korea Trump vows to 'destroy' North Korea
- September 20, 2017

The U.N. assembly hall was packed with diplomats and world leaders eager to take the measure of the new American president. "It is an outrage that some nations would not only trade with such a regime - but arm, supply and financially support a regime that imperils the world with nuclear conflict". (more...)

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