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WVU victory in rear view, Hokies focus on Delaware WVU victory in rear view, Hokies focus on Delaware
- September 06, 2017

It was the third of three throws to the end zone in the waning seconds of the game by Grier after the Mountaineers drove from their own 20 over the final 1 minute, 55 seconds. "And he played really well today, on the big stage, against a tough, hard-nosed football team". But he also knows that success can be fragile. "I felt that one pretty good", Jackson said about the hit. (more...)
Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing Mueller team has draft letter on Comey firing
- September 06, 2017

Comey. The earlier letter could serve as key evidence to Mueller's team, which is now investigating whether Trump fired Comey to impede the FBI investigation into his campaign associates' ties to Russian Federation. Mr. Trump was back in Washington on Monday, May 8, when copies of the letter were handed out in the Oval Office to senior officials, including Mr. McGahn and Vice President Mike Pence. (more...)
AP defends itself after EPA attacks 'misleading' report on Superfund sites AP defends itself after EPA attacks 'misleading' report on Superfund sites
- September 06, 2017

Even after a site is granted Superfund status, which designates it a priority for the federal government, cleanup can take decades-and even then the effort is rarely able to eliminate all toxins. The agency has pointed out that an early version of the coverage did not include how the EPA already finished the initial assessment of 41 Superfund sites, a claim that Bisecker's report said came "hours after the AP published its first report". (more...)
Why China Is Afraid To Cut The Cord On North Korea
- September 06, 2017

He learned about Kim's background by dispatching a research team from his think tank in 2008 to Bern, Switzerland, where the dictator-to-be attended The International School of Berne. It's sought to pressure China to cut off aid to Kim Jung Un, and even threatened to cut off trade with China - the biggest USA trading partner - if it doesn't act. (more...)
Energy Sec. Perry Taps US Petroleum Reserves Energy Sec. Perry Taps US Petroleum Reserves
- September 06, 2017

The agreement requires the recipient to replace the oil once supplies are flowing again. The delivery will include 200,000 barrels of sweet crude and 300,000 barrels of sour crude oil. The Energy Department " will provide assistance as deemed necessary, and will continue to review incoming requests for SPR crude oil ", according to spokeswoman Jess Szymanski , as quoted by Reuters. (more...)
Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs meet in Baku Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs meet in Baku
- September 06, 2017

The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia, Elmar Mammadyarov , Mevlut Cavusoglu and Mikhail Janelidze, are holding meeting in Baku. Special attention was paid to co-operation within GUAM . Janelidze reaffirmed the initiative of Georgia as the Chair of GUAM to mark the tenth anniversary of this organization. (more...)
'Begging for War': Will North Korean Missile Launch Trigger US Attack? 'Begging for War': Will North Korean Missile Launch Trigger US Attack?
- September 06, 2017

US President Donald Trump would discuss with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping the security challenge posed by North Korea following Pyongyang's biggest nuclear weapons test , the White House said. " DPRK will never under any circumstance put its nuclear deterrence on the negotiating table, nor will we step back even an inch from the road of pursuing its nuclear force, unless the hostile policy and the nuclear threat of the USA against my country are completely eradicated". (more...)
German Factory Orders Fall Unexpectedly On Weak Domestic Demand
- September 06, 2017

Economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had forecast a small increase of 0.4%. Domestic orders slid 1.6 percent, while foreign orders remained flat in July. Germany is not performing as well as implied by the very positive sentiment indicators, Ralph Solveen, an analyst at Commerzbank, said. "In the past three months, German firms have secured almost as many orders as last seen before the start of the economic and financial crisis in 2008", a ministry statement read. (more...)
Cow vigilantism must stop: SC tells all states Cow vigilantism must stop: SC tells all states
- September 06, 2017

What action have you taken?" Additional solicitor general Tushar Mehta , appearing for three states - Rajasthan, Haryana and Maharashtra - said that First Information Reports (FIRs) must be filed in such cases and the law must be allowed to take its course. (more...)
Rocky Yadav sentenced to life for murder of Class 12 student Rocky Yadav sentenced to life for murder of Class 12 student
- September 06, 2017

His father Bindi Yadav, a powerful and rich businessman has been ordered to jail for sabotaging the evidence. The Judge also slapped ₹one lakh fine on Rocky Yadav, ₹50,000 on Bindi Yadav, while ₹10,000 penalty was imposed on each of the other two life convicts. (more...)
Congress faces storms in return Congress faces storms in return
- September 06, 2017

Congress is back in session after a five-week summer recess, but a heavy work load awaits them as legislative deadlines quickly approach. Many expressed hope that the horrors inflicted on Texas by Hurricane Harvey would promote a sense of common goal on Capitol Hill. (more...)
How Many Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
- September 06, 2017

Juno Therapeutics Inc now has $4.43 billion valuation. Virtus Advisers Inc accumulated 86,567 shares or 0.45% of the stock. (NYSE:DSW). Frontier Cap Mgmt Co Ltd Liability Com invested in 1.14M shares. It also reduced Cincinnati Finl Corp (NASDAQ:CINF) stake by 6,171 shares and now owns 186,392 shares. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) was raised too. (more...)
University President Responds to DACA Ruling University President Responds to DACA Ruling
- September 06, 2017

NORMAL- Shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced an end to DACA, rallies and protests began in central IL. They know only one nation: the United States, which is where they were raised. "I still wouldn't be able to pick up everything and go back, because I've grown up here". " Right now it's the emotional toll that it's having on our students", she said. (more...)
House Intelligence Committee Subpoenas FBI, DOJ for Dossier Documents House Intelligence Committee Subpoenas FBI, DOJ for Dossier Documents
- September 06, 2017

Former FBI Director James Comey insisted the dossier be included in an intelligence report on alledged Russian meddling in last year's election. Divisions between the congressional investigators and those with the Justice Department have been rising, CNN reported Tuesday morning , and the subpoenas seem to provide further indication of that tension. (more...)
People Arrested in Missing Alexandria Teen Investigation People Arrested in Missing Alexandria Teen Investigation
- September 06, 2017

She is being treated for minor injuries at the Douglas County Hospital. The area director for YFC is Kevin Taylor. The case is still under investigation, according to the release. Police didn't provide any additional details, and say the case is still under investigation. When she returned home, Jasmine was gone, but her belongings were still in the home. (more...)
Brazil corruption scandal: former president Dilma Rousseff is charged Brazil corruption scandal: former president Dilma Rousseff is charged
- September 06, 2017

The 230-page document filed with the Supreme Court accused Lula of heading the organization. The dates mentioned in the legal indictment roughly coincide with Silva's and Rousseff's tenures as presidents. Their Workers' Party allegedly pocketed $475m in bribe money, "making use of public entities including Petrobras, the National Development Bank (BNDES) and the Planning Ministry", according to the charges. (more...)
Britain's Labour says can not vote for European Union withdrawal bill unless amended Britain's Labour says can not vote for European Union withdrawal bill unless amended
- September 06, 2017

TORY backbenchers will not rebel against the government's repeal bill despite its "macho" attitude to Brexit , a former minister has said . "But at the moment I've got complete confidence in the Prime Minister". The Labour Party has announced that it will order its MPs to vote against the government's European Union withdrawal bill at its second reading on Monday. (more...)
Stocks To Invest: Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM), Antero Resources Corporation (AR) Stocks To Invest: Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM), Antero Resources Corporation (AR)
- September 06, 2017

Its up 0.10, from 1.16 in 2016Q3. About 13,537 shares traded or 7.63% up from the average. (NYSE:TMO) has risen 15.57% since September 4, 2016 and is uptrending. Natixis holds 0.01% or 17,296 shares. Asset One holds 0.14% of its portfolio in Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) for 1.03 million shares. Longfellow Investment Management Co Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 574,966 shares. (more...)
Kenya's Opposition Leader, Odinga, Rejects Repeat Election Date
- September 06, 2017

Shortly after accusing Kenyatta's ruling coalition of election hacking, unrest began in Kibera and areas around Nairobi. The election is expected to be held on October 17. The opposition also plans to lodge 62 court cases contesting governorship, lawmaker and local seats, spokeswoman Kathleen Openda told Reuters. Dr Aukot was recently quoted saying his name will be on the ballot paper since the Supreme Court judges called for a fresh election and not a run off as it has been widely ... (more...)
Kentucky's Last Abortion Clinic Braces For Shutdown Kentucky's Last Abortion Clinic Braces For Shutdown
- September 06, 2017

Arguing that there's no medical justification for the standards, the clinic is seeking a ruling that those requirements infringe on constitutional protections. This is the same Planned Parenthood facility that Bevin's administration caught doing abortions without a license in 2016 . Legislators argue that the law is created to protect women's health, but EMW contends that such requirements lack medical justification. (more...)
United Nations says Syrian regime warplanes dropped sarin on Idlib
- September 06, 2017

Evidence keeps mounting that Syrian government forces were behind a chemical attack that killed almost 100 people in Khan Sheikhoun in northern Syria in April. Syrian civilians have been victims to a number of chemical attacks that have hit the troubled country over the past few years. Syrian children receive treatment following a suspected toxic gas attack in Khan Sheikhun, a rebel-held town in the northwestern Syrian Idlib province, on April 4, 2017. (more...)
China protests added missile defense in S. Korea China protests added missile defense in S. Korea
- September 06, 2017

Seoul announced the deployment of four additional US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile systems in North Gyeongsang Province following the recent nuclear test by Pyongyang, local media reported Wednesday. South Korean President Moon Jae-in stated that in response, South Korea would install additional THAAD launchers at a U.S. military base in South Korea. (more...)
Britain orders fleet of 'budget battleships' in deal to boost shipbuilding Britain orders fleet of 'budget battleships' in deal to boost shipbuilding
- September 06, 2017

The UK government's new National Shipbuilding Strategy has created ripples of hope across the nation's industrial sector, but trade unions are calling for guarantees amid fears that thousands of Scottish jobs may be lost to foreign competitors. (more...)
Democrat Heitkamp to appear with Trump Wednesday Democrat Heitkamp to appear with Trump Wednesday
- September 06, 2017

President Donald Trump will make his latest push to reform the US tax code in a speech on Wednesday in North Dakota, visiting the state with its Democratic Sen. Cramer said the refinery will be a good backdrop for Trump to highlight why tax reform is needed and how it will affect Middle America. "It's probably a once-in-a-lifetime thing for many people", Helbling said. (more...)
Henderson Police arrest man accused of kidnapping ex-girlfriend Henderson Police arrest man accused of kidnapping ex-girlfriend
- September 06, 2017

Police said they tracked him to Henderson through a vehicle that he allegedly stole from Mesquite, Nevada. Police say Paris sought help from security guards at the Railroad Pass Hotel and Casino in Henderson around 11pm on Monday night. Hertzel and Paris were also spotted twice in Arizona in the past week. The couple were spotted early Sunday morning in Goodyear, Arizona, at a Starbucks, where Paris gave the name "Virginia" when she ordered, the spokeswoman said. (more...)
Rick Scott on DACA: 'Congress has got to start to act' Rick Scott on DACA: 'Congress has got to start to act'
- September 06, 2017

DACA , created by president Barack Obama in 2012, protects almost 800,000 young men and women, often called " Dreamers ", from deportation and allows them to work in the United States legally. "Congress has got to start acting", Scott said". The Department of Homeland Security will not process any new permits going forward. She is in her second year of college and has concerns about her family and her dreams to become a nurse. (more...)
Red Cross head meets Hamas chief in Gaza Red Cross head meets Hamas chief in Gaza
- September 06, 2017

The President of the Red Cross will meet with the Hamas leadership in Gaza, as well as with PA and Israeli officials in Ramallah and Jerusalem, in order to discuss the release of the two Israelis held in the Gaza Strip and the bodies of the two fallen IDF soldiers . (more...)
Trump's DACA decision leaves Congress to find fix in short timeframe Trump's DACA decision leaves Congress to find fix in short timeframe
- September 06, 2017

NY governor Andrew Cuomo tweeted that if Trump rescinds DACA , they will sue. "I think we can do that rather quickly if we put our minds to it", he said. Today's decision by the White House to terminate DACA - and that is effectively what it attempts to do - will crush their dreams and weaken the American Dream for the rest of us. (more...)
Grenfell Tower support fraud: Woman charged Grenfell Tower support fraud: Woman charged
- September 06, 2017

Prince William and Prince Harry visited victims of a deadly apartment fire in London where 80 people died last June. Judy Bolton, a nurse for 20 years who is co-ordinating volunteers for Justice4Grenfell, said she had been told of 20 suicide attempts. (more...)
Man dropped off kidnapped ex at casino Man dropped off kidnapped ex at casino
- September 06, 2017

Update: A Santa Barbara County woman who was allegedly kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend has been rescued in Las Vegas, according to television station KSNV in Las Vegas. Henderson police confirmed on Monday morning that Hetzel remained at-large. Hetzel, who is the woman's former boyfriend who she had sought a restraining order against, is described as being 6 feet, 2 inches tall, weighs about 195 pounds, has brown hair and hazel eyes and was last seen wearing a blue colored shirt. (more...)