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AFA investigating after racial slurs written on prep school dorm message boards AFA investigating after racial slurs written on prep school dorm message boards
- September 29, 2017

The U.S. Air Force is investigating a racist incident on the campus of the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School in Colorado Springs, Colorado. "This has come out of nowhere", he said. Diversity is an asset of both the academy and the Air Force, he said. "Those who don't understand that are behind the power curve and better catch up". (more...)
Munster search continues as Wessels stays Down Under Munster search continues as Wessels stays Down Under
- September 29, 2017

The former Western Force mentor had been linked to a move to Munster and, according to reports from Ireland, the Pro 14 outfit was close to announcing a deal. "We're finalising an exciting group of coaches and players who will not only contribute to building an enviable and winning culture at the club, but who will progress us towards that ultimate goal". (more...)
Russian Federation destroys remaining chemical weapons Russian Federation destroys remaining chemical weapons
- September 29, 2017

A Russian military officer showing a Scud missile of the type that Soviet forces filled with nerve agents and stored in seven chemical weapons arsenals in this June, 2001 file picture. "Without fanfare, we can say that this is indeed a historic event given the huge amount of chemical stockpiles since the Soviet time". 'This is a huge step towards making the modern world more balanced and safe'. (more...)
Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 29, 2017

This is quite evident from second-quarter fiscal 2017 results, wherein bottom line continues to decline year over year for the fourth straight quarter. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $27.41 Billion for the current quarter. The short-interest ratio decreased to 4.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.07% as of August 31. (more...)
Kim Kardashian Just Tweeted About the Rumors Surrounding Her Family Kim Kardashian Just Tweeted About the Rumors Surrounding Her Family
- September 29, 2017

A baby who will be buddies-cousins of her age, her sisters, Khloé and Kim are waiting, respectively, their first and third child. It's actually Kardashian baby news galore. Then, the first in a series of bombshells: Kourtney Kardashian admits that she's decided she's completely done with Scott Disick , telling Jenner , "I've given up on being with the person that I have three kids with". (more...)
European Union pressures internet giants to remove illegal content sooner European Union pressures internet giants to remove illegal content sooner
- September 29, 2017

The Commission said it would monitor the progress made by technology companies, and would consider "legislative measures" if companies failed to proactively detect and remove terrorism and hate material swiftly. This creates a major dilemma for Internet service providers (ISPs), as they are simply unable to properly assess the context-dependent legality of content - in this regard it is worth stressing that the overwhelming majority of Internet infrastructure companies in Europe are SMEs. (more...)
ICE Arrests Nearly 500 Immigrants In Sanctuary Cities ICE Arrests Nearly 500 Immigrants In Sanctuary Cities
- September 29, 2017

On Thursday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced it arrested 498 individuals in jurisdictions that blocked federal immigration enforcement activities. Immigration officials said such decisions by cities force them to arrest people on the streets, which could endanger federal agents and the public, rather than focusing their efforts on immigrants who are in jail for local crimes and eligible for deportation. (more...)
North Korea shot down a U.S. plane in 1969, killing 31 Americans
- September 29, 2017

North Korea could attempt to fire surface-to-air missiles at the United States aircraft, but its systems would barely have the range to strike targets outside of North Korean airspace, missile experts said. Mr Ri also warned Mr Trump's insults made "our rocket's visit to the entire U.S. mainland inevitable all the more". "It's getting too risky and it's in nobody's interest", China's U.N. (more...)
Cantwell, Murray ask Trump to step up aid for Puerto Rico Cantwell, Murray ask Trump to step up aid for Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

The list includes issuing a full disaster declaration for Puerto Rico, requesting more funding for the country's Medicaid program and sending additional Department of Defense assets, appointing a special assistant for rebuilding to coordinate efforts and using all federal resources to help restore power to the island. (more...)
Thomas S. Monson will not attend General Conference Thomas S. Monson will not attend General Conference
- September 29, 2017

Elder Robert D. Hales. For a time, he delivered his remarks during general conference while sitting, but has recently been able to stand at the pulpit. Church President Thomas S. Monson is 90, and is no longer coming to meetings at church offices regularly because of limitations related to his age. The 90-year-old President Monson, who has served as the president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since February 3, 2008, is dealing with limitations related to age. (more...)
Trump arrives in IN for 1st time since taking office Trump arrives in IN for 1st time since taking office
- September 29, 2017

Trump spoke about the proposed Republican tax reform plan. INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - President Donald Trump has arrived in Indianapolis on his first trip to in since his inauguration. Joe Donnelly , who is among the most endangered Senate Democrats facing re-election in 2018. Trump issued a warning shot to Donnelly from the stage: Support the tax overhaul or I'll campaign against you next year. (more...)
Internationals lose opening Cup session Internationals lose opening Cup session
- September 29, 2017

The Americans with Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson are facing perhaps their toughest competition yet against a strong global team led by Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama. The Internationals' highest-ranked player Hideki Matsuyama and playing partner Charl Schwartzel put on a dismal display in the alternate shot format to hand Rickie Fowler and FedEx Cup champion Justin Thomas a 6-and-4 victory. (more...)
Security experts examine implications of a North Korea conflict Security experts examine implications of a North Korea conflict
- September 29, 2017

Yonhap suggested the reclusive North was in fact bolstering its defenses by moving aircraft to its east coast and taking other measures after USA bombers flew close to the Korean Peninsula at the weekend. does not take a pre-emptive strike". Even the golden bullet scenario in which the finger of the North Korea leader is removed from the nuclear button is unlikely to ease the threat to the US. (more...)
Bic Runga joins Mike Hosking in studio Bic Runga joins Mike Hosking in studio
- September 29, 2017

I really wanted to win the Silver Scroll Award. I just feel like it's so prestigious and important. Green Light was a "bizarre little song" and "a song that I love so much and I'm so proud of", she said. New Zealand music royalty The Clean , Hamish and David Kilgour, Bob Scott and the late Peter Gutteridge , received the Legacy award and entry to the NZ Hall of Fame at the Silver Scrolls. (more...)
Ivanka Trump's Manhattan apartment just got another major price chop Ivanka Trump's Manhattan apartment just got another major price chop
- September 29, 2017

In February the ask dropped to $13,000 a month. The president's daughter and White House adviser has slashed the asking rent at her 502 Park Avenue pad by 30 percent since November, the month of the election. and brokerage Douglas Elliman Real Estate. Part of the problem, it seems, is that this isn't any old apartment-like, say, the penthouse much further downtown that Trump shares with her husband, Jared Kushner, and their enormous art collection . (more...)
Are Analysts Bearish Sandstorm Gold Ltd (CVE:SSL) After Last Week?
- September 29, 2017

The ERP5 Rank may assist investors with spotting companies that are undervalued. Sandstorm Gold has a 52 week low of $3.18 and a 52 week high of $5.38. CCI generally measures the current price relative to the average price level over a specific time period. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.01978, the 3 month is 1.19368, and the 1 month is now 1.03279. (more...)
Local groups collecting donations for Puerto Rico Local groups collecting donations for Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

Sonia Fortier said she was finally able to leave Puerto Rico more than a week after Hurricane Maria devastated the USA territory. The loan, which has to be approved by a US district court judge, could become available within the next two weeks, the source said. (more...)
US Ambassador John Tefft, left Moscow US Ambassador John Tefft, left Moscow
- September 29, 2017

United States diplomats said Huntsman planned to arrive in Moscow by next Tuesday even with approval by the full Senate still pending, but his powers as an ambassador would be limited. Senate confirmation clears the way for Huntsman to head to Moscow, where several delicate diplomatic challenges await. Huntsman takes on the post in Moscow as congressional committees and special counsel Robert Mueller investigate allegations that Russian Federation sought to influence the 2016 USA ... (more...)
Stokes arrested in Bristol Stokes arrested in Bristol
- September 29, 2017

The 26-year-old was released without charge on Monday, but remains under investigation. In the meantime, Strauss has said that he will be interviewing each England player who was out with Stokes that evening, which allegedly includes the likes of James Anderson and Jake Ball, as well as Alex Hales . (more...)
Pres. Donald Trump says protests will hurt NFL business Pres. Donald Trump says protests will hurt NFL business
- September 29, 2017

Big progress being made-we all love our country! "There has been no distraction". The "take a knee" protests started a year ago with Colin Kaepernick , formerly of the San Francisco 49ers. They have to do something about it. You can't wear the pink socks, relative to breast cancer, which is one of the places - they have rules for everything. (more...)
Air France tries fares under $50 to lure more millennials aboard Air France tries fares under $50 to lure more millennials aboard
- September 29, 2017

The new medium-haul service called Joon will begin operating from Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris later this year, with long-haul flights to follow in summer 2018. The dedicated entertainment channel will be curated by Joon staff; passengers will enjoy in-flight broadband so that they can stream digital content to their own mobile devices, but they may also opt for the VR headsets that can be synchronized with companion passengers for an experience that will make them feel as if they are ... (more...)
Iraqi officials who voted in poll set for sacking Iraqi officials who voted in poll set for sacking
- September 29, 2017

The Erbil airport director said she deeply regretted the decision. "It depends on the situation here". The notice said that only domestic flights will be allowed. Units from the Turkish and Iraqi armed forces conducted joint exercises on Turkey's border with Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region yesterday, putting aside last year's fierce Baghdad denunciation of Turkey's stationing of troops on Iraqi territory. (more...)
AMLC denies releasing Duterte, kin's bank records to Ombudsman AMLC denies releasing Duterte, kin's bank records to Ombudsman
- September 29, 2017

The Ombudsman's office said bank transfers by Duterte and his family equal over 1 billion pesos. Trillanes first alleged that Duterte had unexplained wealth during the presidential campaign previous year. The news reports reignited calls by opposition groups and a lawmaker for Duterte to sign a bank secrecy waiver to allow investigators to look into his bank records. (more...)
Iraq Gave Three Days to Kurdistan to Hand Over Control of Airports Iraq Gave Three Days to Kurdistan to Hand Over Control of Airports
- September 29, 2017

Turnout was more than 72 per cent. The State Department said it was "deeply disappointed" the vote had gone ahead. Left without a state of their own in the collapse of the Ottoman Empire after World War I, the Kurds see themselves as the world's largest stateless people straddled between Iran, Iraq , Turkey and Syria. (more...)
McCain: US should scrap shipping restrictions on storm-ravaged Puerto Rico McCain: US should scrap shipping restrictions on storm-ravaged Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

But the issue runs counter to Trump's "America First" instincts. The Jones Act of 1920 requires ships carrying goods between American ports to be built in the USA and crewed and owned by Americans. So what if Venezuela, Cuba, or anybody else wants to help Puerto Ricans when their own government is unable or unwilling to do so? In 2012, the Federal Reserve Bank of NY estimated it costs about $3,000 to ship a container from the East Coast to Puerto Rico, roughly double the shipping cost ... (more...)
United States Steel Corporation (X)- Stocks Rallying on Glossy Performance Evaluation
- September 29, 2017

Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also helps in determining where it may be possibly heading. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.53 Billion for the current quarter. While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 14.7%. (more...)
'Tweeter Laureate' Texas judge nominated by Trump for federal court
- September 29, 2017

President Donald Trump is nominating two Texans to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals: Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett and Dallas attorney James Ho . But when President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to the nation's highest court, Willett tweeted that he was a "superb jurist". Duncan gained notoriety after he represented the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty in the 2014 Hobby Lobby Supreme Court case, which challenged ObamaCare's contraceptive mandate. (more...)
Semi fire, hazmat situation causes traffic mess in Portage, Indiana
- September 29, 2017

The semi and box trailer, which was loaded with hazardous material corrosives on their way from CT to Bensenville, became fully engulfed in flames. When he pulled over, the back tandems of the tractor were on fire, police said. Police are allowing WB traffic approaching SR-249 to get onto the eastbound side. Westbound lanes of 94 are blocked near SR-249. Reporting like this is brought to you by a staff of experienced local journalists committed to telling the stories of your community. (more...)
Nepal: New Kumari Trishna Shakya takes reign as Living Goddess Nepal: New Kumari Trishna Shakya takes reign as Living Goddess
- September 29, 2017

A three-year-old girl in Kathmandu has been chosen as the city's latest Kumari, or living goddess, and will be anointed in a lavish ceremony today, despite calls for the ancient Nepali tradition to be banned. Trishna Shakya will take part in a Puja to be organised in the Taleju Temple tonight. The word Kumari is derived from Sanskrit's Kaumarya, meaning "the princess". (more...)
These are the world's top 10 most visited cities These are the world's top 10 most visited cities
- September 29, 2017

Other Asian cities which are preferred travel destinations are Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia; Tokyo and Osaka in Japan; Hong Kong; Taipei; and Shanghai, China. that there's more work being done on investments in infrastructure". Dubai had the biggest spenders and it wasn't even close; $28.5 billion. Istanbul 9.16 million visitors 0.9%. (more...)

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