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NC to Join 15-State US Climate Alliance NC to Join 15-State US Climate Alliance
- September 21, 2017

Climate Alliance. "We are the "can do" coalition", Inslee said at today's NY news conference, conducted in conjunction with Climate Week NYC. "In the absence of leadership from Washington, North Carolina is proud to join the U.S. Between 2005 and 2015 Alliance states reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent, compared to a 10 percent reduction by the rest of the country. Kerry said the statistics served as evidence that the shift to renewable energy sources such as solar and wind ... (more...)
Rossi declared fit for remarkable Aragon GP comeback Rossi declared fit for remarkable Aragon GP comeback
- September 21, 2017

Only 22 days after his enduro accident, in which he suffered a fracture of the shin and fibula, Valentino Rossi will swing back onto his Yamaha M1 in the MotorLand Aragón . Rossi told the pre-race press conference: "First of all I am happy anyway to try". Rossi, who missed the previous MotoGP race at San Marino, is fourth in the championship, 42 points behind joint leaders Marc Marquez of Spain and Italy's Andrea Dovizioso with five races remaining. (more...)
Pence calls Graham-Cassidy bill Pence calls Graham-Cassidy bill "last, best chance" for health care reform
- September 21, 2017

While the bill does say the state has to continue to provide "adequate and affordable" coverage for people with preexisting conditions, Commonwealth said the leeway for the waivers could lead to the elimination of Obamacare's protections for these people. (more...)
Supremely guilty - Illinois Supreme Court upholds Drew Peterson conviction Supremely guilty - Illinois Supreme Court upholds Drew Peterson conviction
- September 21, 2017

The high court, in a consistent choice, found that noise declaration from Peterson's missing fourth spouse did not abuse his protected ideal to face his informers. The Illinois Supreme Court is scheduled to rule on whether former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson was properly convicted of murder in the death of his third wife. (more...)
Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Rating Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc
- September 21, 2017

Oppenheimer Holdings analyst J. Helfstein now expects that the brokerage will earn $0.84 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.92. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 29 by Brean Capital. Cowen & Co has "Hold" rating and $6200 target. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research given on Friday, October 28. (more...)
Jose to have effect on New England coast Jose to have effect on New England coast
- September 21, 2017

Expecting 1 to 3 inches across Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard with up to 5 inches across Nantucket. Some of these outer bands were approaching the southern New England coastline. The strong wind is expected to bring down some large tree branches and shallow rooted trees. Some showers are expected Tuesday morning, but according to Storm Team 4, periods of heavy rain, especially along the coast, are likely Tuesday night into Wednesday as the storm moves just offshore, producing tropical ... (more...)
Visualizing the influx of Rohingya refugees Visualizing the influx of Rohingya refugees
- September 21, 2017

Human rights activists, fellow Nobel laureates and much of the world's Muslim community have condemned Suu Kyi for failing to use her position as a government leader and moral authority to speak out on behalf of the Rohingya . 20 , 2017, at the United Nations headquarters. We have to listen to all of them. Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize victor, on Tuesday made her first address to her nation on violence in the western state of Rakhine that began last month and has forced 422,000 ... (more...)
OPP search for missing plane near Goderich OPP search for missing plane near Goderich
- September 21, 2017

As of late Thursday morning, she had not been found. In response to the call, a ground, air and water search started with the Trenton Joint Rescue Coordination Centre. As of now, no further information has been released. Members of the OPP Underwater Search & Recovery Unit were to join the search on Thursday. Police say the investigation into the crash is continuing. (more...)
UP Cabinet approves death penalty in hooch death cases: Min UP Cabinet approves death penalty in hooch death cases: Min
- September 21, 2017

The BJP government said since the provisions of the UP Excise Act, 1910, were old, it felt that if it brought in harsher punitive clauses, there can be "effective control" on trafficking and manufacturing of illicit liquor. Uttar Pradesh has apparently taken a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, when he was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, had introduced the provision of capital punishment for such an offence in 2011. (more...)
Trump tweets support for 'Big' Luther Strange in Alabama Senate runoff Trump tweets support for 'Big' Luther Strange in Alabama Senate runoff
- September 21, 2017

But recently his advisors were extremely segregated if the President should imperil jetting to Alabama to support the Republican who was pursuing in his initial race after a competitor who had become a dear one to Trump's base. Whether it's defending the Ten Commandments, preserving the sanctity of traditional marriage, or fighting against entrenched political corruption in Montgomery and Washington, Roy Moore can be counted on to fight to advance our shared conservative values. (more...)
Haryana: Days after Ryan incident, class 4 girl sexually assaulted in school Haryana: Days after Ryan incident, class 4 girl sexually assaulted in school
- September 21, 2017

Kavita said senior police officials visited the school on Thursday to investigate the matter. CCTV footage of the school was being scrutinized and teaching and non-teaching staff was being questioned, police said. Pratap said, "Adequate actions will be taken against the school if lapses are found". On learning the incident scores of parents of students studying in the school protested against the school administration. (more...)
Seoul to Resume Aid to N. Korea but Doesn't Set Date Seoul to Resume Aid to N. Korea but Doesn't Set Date
- September 21, 2017

United Nations enforced new sanctions a few days ago against North Korea after its sixth nuclear test earlier this month, Reuters recalls. The government will provide $4.5 million through UN's World Food Programme (WFP) and $3.5 million through the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF). (more...)
Need for a 'dangerous cycling' law to be reviewed by British government Need for a 'dangerous cycling' law to be reviewed by British government
- September 21, 2017

Since 2010, the Government has trebled spending on cycling initiatives. On Monday, cyclist Charlie Alliston was sentenced to 18 months in a young offenders institution following a crash in which mother-of-two Kim Briggs was killed. But he added that was "only part of the problem" and the inquiry will consider "much wider elements of cycle safety affecting cyclists and pedestrians, but also the relationships with motorists". (more...)
Teacher allegedly slept with 4 teen students, 2 in same night Teacher allegedly slept with 4 teen students, 2 in same night
- September 21, 2017

An married high school art teacher has been arrested for allegedly having sex with four of her students, including two on the same day. Goline allegedly told one of her students how "good" he looked in her class and then sent that student a photo of herself wearing thong underwear. (more...)
Girl fatally shoots herself digging for candy in grandma's purse Girl fatally shoots herself digging for candy in grandma's purse
- September 21, 2017

Shane was on the way to pick her up from his parent's house to go swimming when the accident occurred, the outlet reported. Yanelly "Nelly" Zoller died on September 14 at the Tampa home of her grandparents, Michael and Christie Zoller , according to the Tampa Bay Times . (more...)
Did UP top cop let off terrorist for bribe? Yogi orders probe Did UP top cop let off terrorist for bribe? Yogi orders probe
- September 21, 2017

A high-level probe has promptly been ordered by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath following an audio evidence reportedly submitted by Punjab police revealing the bribery deal. The revelations were made when the Punjab Police officials intercepted the phone calls of two accused of the Nabha Jail break - Amandeep and Rimple. (more...)
Pervez Musharraf claims Asif Ali Zardari killed Benazir Bhutto Pervez Musharraf claims Asif Ali Zardari killed Benazir Bhutto
- September 21, 2017

I want to tell this to the children of Benazir Bhutto- Bilawal Bhutto, Bakhtawar Bhutto and Asifa Bhutto and the people of Sindh that Asif Ali Zardari is responsible for the Bhutto and her brother Murtaza's assassination because he had everything to gain from the assassination. (more...)
Video shows women violently beating another in apparent Pasco road rage incident Video shows women violently beating another in apparent Pasco road rage incident
- September 21, 2017

Gemberling and Scarduzio's vehicle was in the right lane. Alicia Nicole Scarduzio, 20, and Kelly Lyn Gemberling, 49, are both accused of pulling a woman out of her auto and attacking her during rush hour on Monday. Deputies did not identify the woman, but said Scarduzio and Gemberling reached inside the open window and pulled the woman out of her vehicle by her hair and throat. (more...)
Calling Rohingya Muslims illegal immigrants is disingenuous: Owaisi Calling Rohingya Muslims illegal immigrants is disingenuous: Owaisi
- September 21, 2017

Myanmar's Vice-President Henry Van Thio has said his government is "deeply concerned" about the exodus of people from Rakhine state into Bangladesh. The new money for food, medical care, water, sanitation and shelter comes as the US joins a growing chorus of worldwide condemnation over the minority group's plight. (more...)
Fergie breaks silence on split with Josh Duhamel Fergie breaks silence on split with Josh Duhamel
- September 21, 2017

They said in a statement, "With absolute love and respect, we chose to separate as a couple earlier this year". Fergie has opened up about her split from husband Josh Duhamel , saying they chose to go public because "it was getting a little weird". (more...)
Security Council has run out of options concerning North Korea Security Council has run out of options concerning North Korea
- September 21, 2017

Haley warned a war would mean the destruction of North Korea. North Korea will be high on the agenda during the U.N. General Assembly session in NY this coming week. Trump has threatened to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea if the North continues with its threats. Nikki Haley says North Korea will be "destroyed" if it continues with what she describes as "reckless" behavior. (more...)
Haley: If diplomacy doesn't work, Mattis will 'take care of' North Korea Haley: If diplomacy doesn't work, Mattis will 'take care of' North Korea
- September 21, 2017

The missile flew over Hokkaido in the north and landed in the Pacific about 2,000 kilometers to the east. On Thursday , North Korea launched a missile over Japan for the second time in less than a month. That will require Mr. Trump to persuade a group he's ridiculed as inefficient and elitist ... "On the contrary, North Korea will get an important experience of launches in a combat-like situation", Lankov said. (more...)
China, Russia call for peaceful solution China, Russia call for peaceful solution
- September 21, 2017

Those comments were made moments after U.S. and Chinese leaders agreed to "maximise the pressure" on Kim's regime after the UN tried to curb Pyongyang's sources of income by slamming the pariah nations with fresh sanctions . World Food Program for providing food and medicines to North Korean children and pregnant women, the Unification Ministry said. "Today, we estimate that about 200,000 children are affected by acute malnutrition, heightening their risk of death and increasing rates ... (more...)
All the Celebrities Outraged by Sean Spicer's Emmys Appearance All the Celebrities Outraged by Sean Spicer's Emmys Appearance
- September 21, 2017

But the counterargument said that Spicer was simply telling a joking , "admitting to his and Trump's dishonesty through comedy", according to CNN . Of course, MSNBC isn't alone in scrubbing clean the images of those whose political careers have resulted in war, austerity and mass surveillance. (more...)
Snap Removes Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia Amid Qatar Tensions Snap Removes Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia Amid Qatar Tensions
- September 21, 2017

The company will expand the scope and variety of entertainment offerings according to the latest global standards. The company's efforts will enable the development of and provide incentives for the entertainment sector, as well as building local capabilities within the Kingdom. (more...)
British Police arrests sixth suspect in Parsons Green attack British Police arrests sixth suspect in Parsons Green attack
- September 21, 2017

They went without him'. It was reported the youth had been arrested by police at Parsons Green tube two weeks ago but released and returned to a house in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, which is owned by foster carers Penelope and Ronald Jones, aged 71 and 88 respectively. (more...)
Egypt's Sisi meets Israel PM at United Nations for first public talks Egypt's Sisi meets Israel PM at United Nations for first public talks
- September 21, 2017

Al-Sisi pointed out the efforts Egypt exert in order to resume talks between Palestine and Israel and to reach an inclusive and fair solution to the conflict. Egypt normally receives $1.3 billion annually in military assistance from the United States and almost $250 million in economic aid. In fact, it was el-Sisi's second meeting in recent months with a forum of Jewish-American leaders. (more...)
Three things we learned about Napoli in road win vs Lazio Three things we learned about Napoli in road win vs Lazio
- September 21, 2017

Napoli continued their their 100 per cent start to the Serie A season last night, maintaining their place at the top of the table, after they beat Lazio 1-4 at Stadio Olimpico. Sarri stumbled across Mertens' most productive role after Polish striker Arkadiusz Milik suffered a knee injury one year ago. "Mertens scored a world class goal, one that was incredible, that gave such strong emotions", Sarri told Sky Sport Italia, via Football Italia . (more...)
Vigil To Honor St. Thomas Student Killed In Crash Vigil To Honor St. Thomas Student Killed In Crash
- September 21, 2017

Around 3:50 a.m., Campbell drove his red Ford Focus into a semaphore post near Stinson Boulevard and a Highway 35W exit ramp in Minneapolis. Michael Laurence Campbell took off running early Sunday morning after speeding his auto into traffic light near a highway exit ramp in northeast Minneapolis, according to Hennepin County prosecutors. (more...)
No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal
- September 21, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the UN General Assembly earlier that the UN Security Council endorsed the nuclear deal and "one or two countries" could not decide its fate. Following a UN meeting of the six powers that negotiated the deal with Iran, Ms Mogherini told reporters the United States, which has questioned the value of the deal, agreed that Iran was in full compliance with it. (more...)

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