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Trump Wanted Sessions to Kill Arpaio Case Months Ago Trump Wanted Sessions to Kill Arpaio Case Months Ago
- September 02, 2017

Arpaio said his lawyer was sent a copy of the pardon on Friday afternoon and he planned a press conference to discuss what he said were new details in the case. "Regarding the Arpaio pardon, I would have preferred that the President honor the judicial process and let it take its course", Mr. Trump has rooted openly for Flake's GOP challenger, state Sen. (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: TETRA Technologies, Inc. (TTI), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- September 02, 2017

Following the sale, the director now directly owns 43,125 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,459,918.75. It has underperformed by 103.74% the S&P500. Exxon Mobil had 63 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) earned "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Friday, July 21. (more...)
Yellow lobster donated to Boston aquarium Yellow lobster donated to Boston aquarium
- September 02, 2017

The American lobster ( Homarus americanus ) was generously donated by Patriot Seafoods of Salem . A rare yellow lobster has made its debut at the New England Aquarium, posing for a photo op with fellow oddly colored crustaceans. As you can see, American lobsters are usually a mottled greenish brown. Take a look and compare for yourself! The aquarium added that the lobsters were placed in a circle facing outward to prevent them from antagonizing each other. (more...)
What's the difference between a Confederate grave and a monument? What's the difference between a Confederate grave and a monument?
- September 02, 2017

South and the Civil War. In past years, particularly in 2015, there was a shooting in Charleston at the church Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church that resulted in calls to remove the Confederate battle flag , and its removal occurred later in that July . (more...)
GOP Voters OK With Trump Criticism of Republican Senate
- September 01, 2017

Maybe that's part of the reason most don't call him presidential. Democrats and unaffiliated voters are much more anxious about the Republican president's criticism of Republican senators than GOP voters are. Some of them are already calling for his impeachment! As for the cause of such division in the US today: Fifty-six percent of Americans said Trump is tearing the country apart. (more...)
Tropical Storm Lidia nears Mexico's Baja California Tropical Storm Lidia nears Mexico's Baja California
- September 01, 2017

The Navy had deployed sailors and vehicles to the peninsula to carry out evacuations, while authorities in the state of Baja California Sur shut down its three global airports. In Mexico City, a huge downpour caused by Lidia triggered a large cave-in on a central street Thursday, opening a gaping hole at least 10 meters (33 feet) wide and seven meters deep just steps from one of the city's main thoroughfares, Paseo de la Reforma. (more...)
White House Preparing $5.9B Request for Harvey Recovery Aid White House Preparing $5.9B Request for Harvey Recovery Aid
- September 01, 2017

About $5.5 billion will go to FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which is rapidly burning through cash as the primary agency handling disaster relief. it's humbling to me and it's deeply inspiring", he said. President Donald Trump said on Friday he expects to soon make an initial funding request to the U.S. (more...)
Cop killed, several others injured as militants attack police vehicle in Zewan Cop killed, several others injured as militants attack police vehicle in Zewan
- September 01, 2017

A condition of heightened security has been announced and a massive manhunt has begun. As it reached near Gamander, it was attacked by militants. The slain cop was identified as head constable Krishan Lal while head constable Shabir Ahmad, selection grade constable Abdul Hamid and constable Mehraj-ud-din were stated be critical. (more...)
North Korea Sentences 4 Journalists to Death Over Book Reviews
- September 01, 2017

The book is authored by James Pearson, a British Seoul-based correspondent for Reuters, and Daniel Tudor, a correspondent for the Economist . But the Korean edition has been named Capitalist Republic Of Korea and the cover includes a dollar sign rather than the red star in the North's coat of arms. (more...)
At $1.2M, Obama Set to Become Most Expensive Ex-President At $1.2M, Obama Set to Become Most Expensive Ex-President
- September 01, 2017

The allowances for an office and expenses - and pension for Obama - originated from a 1958 law, the Former Presidents Act , which provides for presidents when they leave office. Bush 41's space is much cheaper, located in Houston and costing $286,000, while Carter's space in Atlanta is a relative bargain at only $115,000, the Times reported . (more...)
Jacinda Ardern takes a break from political questions Jacinda Ardern takes a break from political questions
- September 01, 2017

And Ohariu MP Peter Dunne, who isn't standing for re-election, said he had realised how media treatment of the campaign had turned it into a circus. A part-time DJ is on course to become prime minister of New Zealand this month. Labor plans to cut immigration by up to 30,000 a year from annual record levels of 70,000 now. NZ First leader Winston Peters was in the news with his commitment to move Auckland's container port to Whangarei within 10 years if he's part of the next government. (more...)
Trump to Give $1 Million of His Own Money to Harvey Relief Trump to Give $1 Million of His Own Money to Harvey Relief
- September 01, 2017

Sanders was questioned further on where exactly Trump's "personal" donation would come from, whether it would be from the Trump Foundation or the Trump Organization. The president visited Texas this past Tuesday where he saw firsthand the damages and devastation that Harvey has caused. "What I've learned is we can count on the president of the United States and his staff for helping Texas", Abbott said. (more...)
Karti can not travel overseas till Sep 11 Karti can not travel overseas till Sep 11
- September 01, 2017

A three-judge bench presided over by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, however, asked the CBI to inform on September 11 about the progress of its investigation into an FIR registered on May 15, pertaining to the INX media company receiving overseas funds of Rs 305 crore after FIPB's approval during tenure of Chidambaram as Finance Minister in 2007. (more...)
North Korean Ballistic Missile Flies Over Japan
- September 01, 2017

As a result, President Donald Trump has threatened that North Korea would face "fire and fury" if it continued to threaten the USA, and indicated that the United States military was ready with military options if the aggression continues. (more...)
US bombers drill over Korea after Pyongyang missile launch
- September 01, 2017

This month USA and South Korean forces went ahead with their annual joint military exercises meant to practice for a possible attack from North Korea , which assailed the training as being provocative. North Korea has hinted at more launches, describing the missile fired this week as "the first step" of its military operations in the Pacific. (more...)
La La Land Director Damien Chazelle Gets Netflix Musical Series La La Land Director Damien Chazelle Gets Netflix Musical Series
- September 01, 2017

It sounds conceptually similar to La La Land , but with more nonwhite characters. Chazelle will direct two episodes of the series, on top of exec-producing. Coming in the wake of " The Crown " and the upcoming series "Dark", " The Eddy " is Netflix's latest investment in global content being produced in Europe. (more...)
USA air strikes force IS convoy to retreat USA air strikes force IS convoy to retreat
- September 01, 2017

A convoy of Islamic State fighters and their families begin to depart from the Lebanon-Syria border zone in Qalamoun August 28, 2017. "It has not managed to link up with any other ISIS elements in eastern Syria", Colonel Ryan Dillon, spokesman for the US -led coalition fighting Islamic State said. (more...)
Mueller has draft of Comey's firing letter from Trump, report says
- September 01, 2017

Miller and President Trump worked to draft an initial letter that month detailing the administration's reasons for firing Comey, all occurring before Rosenstein wrote his memo, which was used as a justification for the firing, the New York Times reported on Friday. (more...)
Two dead in Langley shooting on Friday morning Two dead in Langley shooting on Friday morning
- September 01, 2017

The road has been blocked off to traffic. "On 232nd southbound, just before the lights at 64th, there's a red jeep off to the side of the road that was apparently travelling northbound, it appears". Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Suspect vehicle involved in a double homicide on September 1 behind police tape at 232 Street and 64 Avenue. (more...)
Heavy rain expected as Harvey heads toward Kentucky Heavy rain expected as Harvey heads toward Kentucky
- September 01, 2017

Wednesday. This puts Alabama on the wet, east side of the circulation, and these three days look very wet with periods of rain and a few thunderstorms. "We acknowledge that we are certainly much better off that we could have been at this point", Bourriaque said. Flooding concerns will be mainly confined to water in and around low water crossings and typical flood prone areas. (more...)
White House official said Thursday that Cohn 'isn't offended' though White House official said Thursday that Cohn 'isn't offended' though
- September 01, 2017

Sanders said the non-mention was strictly routine, The Hill reported . Sanders also said that Trump and Cohn are both dedicated to tax reform. Cohn, whose work directly impacts tax code changes, publicly upbraided the president last week over his comments following a race-riot death in Charlottesville, Virginia. (more...)
Gas prices jump in Windsor
- September 01, 2017

Those prices are likely here to stay for several weeks, says Dan McTeague, a senior analyst with GasBuddy.com. Analysts expect a hike of around 5 cents by Friday evening, followed by a further jump of 9 cents on Saturday. In Canada, prices are also affected by a lack of competition among gasoline wholesalers and taxes, according to McTeague. At least two major pipelines - one that ships gasoline across the southern United States to NY, and another that flows north to Chicago - have been ... (more...)
Launch of ISRO's new navigation satellite failed due to technical glitch Launch of ISRO's new navigation satellite failed due to technical glitch
- September 01, 2017

Weighing 1,425kg, the IRNSS-1H satellite was created to replace the IRNSS-1A satellite, one of the seven satellites in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) and constellation. Pressures decrease once the spacecraft is outside Earth's atmosphere, allowing the heat shield to separate in the fourth phase of the launch. The launch of the eighth navigation satellite, which if successful, would have brought the country a step further to developing its own global positioning ... (more...)
The revolution turns violent in trailer for Mr. Robot season 3 The revolution turns violent in trailer for Mr. Robot season 3
- September 01, 2017

In addition to the one minute trailer, USA Network unveiled five new character posters featuring Rami Malek , Christian Slater , Carly Chaikin , Portia Doubleday , and Grace Gummer . The episode with scenes shot in the Duke City will be featured in the upcoming third season of Mr. Robot , set to premiere October 11 , and was described as "very top secret" by a state film industry source. (more...)
Trump reposes confidence in John Kelly's ability as Chief of Staff Trump reposes confidence in John Kelly's ability as Chief of Staff
- September 01, 2017

In particular, Trump is unhappy with the way Kelly's role managing Trump is covered in the media and has tried to counter that narrative, the Post reported. The president's defense of Kelly comes after The Washington Post on Thursday reported Trump was growing peeved with Kelly's strict regulation of the Oval Office. (more...)
Sweden's Saab Ties Up With Adani To Bid For Fighter Jet Deal Sweden's Saab Ties Up With Adani To Bid For Fighter Jet Deal
- September 01, 2017

The Defence Ministry announced its plans for opening up strategic partnership for four major prgorammes, including the single engine fighters to make up the shortage of over 100 jets after the government made a decision to acquire 36 Rafale from French through government-to-government route. (more...)
Yeddyurappa's son's auto runs over pedestrian in Karnataka Yeddyurappa's son's auto runs over pedestrian in Karnataka
- September 01, 2017

The victim has been identified as Suresh, who hailed from Madapura village in Davanagere district. Reportedly, Raghavendra a Bhartiya Janta Party (MLA) was on his way to Shikharipura when his speeding SUV hit the man coming out of an auto rickshaw. (more...)
Judge to make decision in Beta Theta Pi case Judge to make decision in Beta Theta Pi case
- September 01, 2017

Lawyers for five of the eight fraternity brothers who face the most serious offenses attacked the prosecution's case. Defense Attorneys say that the brothers did not know the dangers or risks of their behavior and that has to be proven for those types of charges. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton Expects to Re-Sign with Mercedes Lewis Hamilton Expects to Re-Sign with Mercedes
- September 01, 2017

Ricciardo is yet to finish on the podium at the famous Monza circuit, and is likely to be chasing Vettel's Ferrari and the Mercedes of Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas . "All good things happen for a reason and, in the kind of plan that I have, my five years - or six years, or whatever it is - that I have left in the sport..." "It was pointless going through each incident, as everyone has their point to say, so we said "let's just move on together, let's forget the past and go forwards ... (more...)
Turkey's Erdogan slams United States indictments as 'scandalous' Turkey's Erdogan slams United States indictments as 'scandalous'
- September 01, 2017

Erdogan held his country's official line - that the civilian protesters his men brutalized were members of the armed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) - and defended his team on the grounds for "doing their job". The United States and Turkey both have designated the PKK to be a terrorist organization. Turkey has repeatedly told USA officials that security outside the ambassador's home was negligent and didn't ensure the safety of Erdogan's entourage amid sympathizers of an outlawed Kurdish ... (more...)