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Qatari emir, Saudi crown prince discuss starting dialogue to resolve crisis Qatari emir, Saudi crown prince discuss starting dialogue to resolve crisis
- September 09, 2017

Friday's phone call, which came after US President Donald Trump spoke separately with both sides, had initially been seen as a possible breakthrough in the crisis. The 13 demands , given in June, include shuttering Al Jazeera , limiting relations with Iran and expelling Turkish troops stationed in the country as prerequisites to lifting the blockade . (more...)
Appeals Court Rules More Family Members Are Exempt From Travel Ban Appeals Court Rules More Family Members Are Exempt From Travel Ban
- September 09, 2017

So until the Supreme Court gives a final ruling , Trump can't bar these immediate family members without reason. Thursday's decision by a three-judge panel of the San Francisco-based appeals court further frustrates the administration as it heads toward an 10 October showdown before the US Supreme Court over the broader legality of the president's executive order temporarily barring travellers from six mostly Muslim nations. (more...)
Several Congressional Leaders Now Support Wedding Cake Case Several Congressional Leaders Now Support Wedding Cake Case
- September 09, 2017

The Supreme Court chose to take on the case in June. Since 2015, the Equal Employment and Opportunity Commission has taken the opposite stance, saying Title VII, the civil-rights statute that covers workers, protects against bias based on sexual orientation. (more...)
We Must Prepare for War with China, Pakistan — Indian Military Leader We Must Prepare for War with China, Pakistan — Indian Military Leader
- September 09, 2017

The hyper-nationalist media is also equally responsible in turning the army into a "political unit", serving the cause of the ruling establishment. Wang said this in his first remarks after the bilateral meeting between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping two days ago on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit, reports The Indian Express . (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Lowe's customer gives last generator to fellow shopper Hurricane Irma: Lowe's customer gives last generator to fellow shopper
- September 09, 2017

Then she thought she'd caught a lucky break: a Lowe's store 30 miles away in Orlando had gotten a surprise shipment of generators. Ramon Santiago didn't know Brekke but gave up his generator for her. "No worry for them". "She needed the generator". The two Floridians embraced, and Santiago continued gathering supplies for Hurricane Irma . "He's an angel from god is what he is". (more...)
President Trump Reportedly Wrote Weird DACA Tweet Because Nancy Pelosi Asked President Trump Reportedly Wrote Weird DACA Tweet Because Nancy Pelosi Asked
- September 09, 2017

He is referring to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which President Barack Obama created by executive order in 2012. Trump tweeted Thursday morning. President Donald Trump is trying to reassure the hundreds of thousands of immigrants in a program his administration announced it is ending. On immigration, Trump is navigating politically tricky waters. (more...)
Four killed in Duke LifeFlight helicopter crash Four killed in Duke LifeFlight helicopter crash
- September 09, 2017

The Federal Aviation Administration said the Eurocopter MBB-BK model crashed at about 11:30 a.m.as the Duke Life Flight helicopter was headed back to Duke Medical Center from Sentara Albemarle Medical Center , WTVD reported . The Sheriff's Office and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are also involved in the investigation. In 2000, a Life Flight helicopter crashed in a Burlington, North Carolina, neighborhood. (more...)
Prosecutors want Pharma Bro jailed for his 'dangerous' trolling Prosecutors want Pharma Bro jailed for his 'dangerous' trolling
- September 09, 2017

Thursday night, after the motion was filed, Shkreli was back at it on Facebook, saying his initial post was "just a prank, bro!" "His late actions constitute changed circumstances that show that he can not meet his burden of showing that he should remain at large pending sentencing", said the prosecutors from the U.S. (more...)
Father kills himself after toddler's accidental shooting Father kills himself after toddler's accidental shooting
- September 09, 2017

One disaster drove promptly to another in a SC home this week when cops say a little child's coincidental demise drove his stricken father to, thusly, execute himself. Data provided by the Archive also shows that four minors in the United States have been injured by guns in the two days since the tragedy at the Myers home. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: FPL could expect over 4 million customers without power Hurricane Irma: FPL could expect over 4 million customers without power
- September 09, 2017

Hundreds of miles to the west, Florida braced for the onslaught, with forecasters warning Irma could slam headlong into the Miami metropolitan area of 6 million people, punish the entire length of the state's Atlantic coast and move into Georgia and SC. (more...)
Underage Victim Of Anthony Weiner Sexting Scandal Breaks Silence: 'I Was Disgusted' Underage Victim Of Anthony Weiner Sexting Scandal Breaks Silence: 'I Was Disgusted'
- September 09, 2017

But she did agree to go on air and talk about what happened to her. The show agreed to withhold her name because she's a minor. Still, viewers will see her face for the first time. "I wanted to see if Anthony was still up to the same antics". "I knew that it was going downhill really fast", she told Inside Edition . "He called me appealing". (more...)
Sierra Vista firm gets contract for part of border wall construction Sierra Vista firm gets contract for part of border wall construction
- September 09, 2017

Taller than the border wall at 30 feet, the art is an enlarged black-and-white photo of a one-year-old baby named "Quiquito" mounted on scaffolding. They join four concrete wall proposals announced last week, meaning a total of eight test walls will be built in San Diego this fall. (more...)
US Seeks an Asset Freeze for Kim Jong Un US Seeks an Asset Freeze for Kim Jong Un
- September 09, 2017

The US said it would seek a vote Monday on a draft United Nations Security Council resolution on North Korea, as it pushes for fresh sanctions against the regime after its recent nuclear test. No precise figures are available on how much petroleum is consumed in North Korea each year. "We can say we have suspended trade relations with North Korea", Reuters quoted the minister as saying. (more...)
Hurricane Irma Destroys Famous St. Martin's Airport Hurricane Irma Destroys Famous St. Martin's Airport
- September 09, 2017

More damage in Saint Martin following Hurricane Irma . Thrill seekers come to Maho beach in droves to snap a picture with planes flying overhead. St Maarten is part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and shares an island with the French territory of St. (more...)
Harvey and Irma, long-married couple, bothered by hurricanes with same name Harvey and Irma, long-married couple, bothered by hurricanes with same name
- September 09, 2017

They got married in 1942. They had three children together but fostered many more. Harvey has been used as a storm name at least seven times in the past. When asked why they helped so many Mrs Schluter told The Spokesman-Review: "I don't know, we just did". The couple is far away from the hurricanes that bear their names, but they say they are praying for the people in the path of the storms. (more...)
US warns of sanctions on any country trading with North Korea US warns of sanctions on any country trading with North Korea
- September 09, 2017

On Monday, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the 15-member UN Security Council would negotiate a version of a resolution to place new sanctions on North Korea. North Korea says it needs its weapons to protect itself from US aggression. But sanctions have not been effective in dealing with Pyongyang. Nam Sung Wook, the former director of the Institute for National Security Strategy (INSS) think tank on inter-Korean studies, said that a story he picked up from Kim's ... (more...)
Trump says US is 'prepared' to deal with Irma Trump says US is 'prepared' to deal with Irma
- September 09, 2017

McMaster said he reviewed the 5 p.m. update to Hurricane Irma's forecast track before making that decision. McMaster said he is leaving it up to local school districts to decide whether to cancel classes for early next week. The biggest question seems to be not whether he'll issue an order, but what counties will be included. SC also evacuated much of its coast as Hurricane Matthew skimmed past, coming ashore north of Charleston with winds of 75 miles per hour (100 kph). (more...)
Gunman arrested at OH high school in U.S., none hurt Gunman arrested at OH high school in U.S., none hurt
- September 09, 2017

The school is on lockdown. However, the incident has ended without injury after the SWAT team confiscated a gun at the school. Abdullahi may face other charges, police said. The school describes itself as created to serve "emotionally disturbed" students in grades 6-12. Parents should not come to school. WBNS reports that SWAT arrested an 18-year-old male Friday morning at Columbus Scioto High School. (more...)
Putin: No way we'll agree to an oil embargo on North Korea
- September 09, 2017

He said the relationship between the U.S. and Russian Federation had changed "but for some reason we have a big issue with North Korea". The five-time champion made an appearance on Good Morning Britain recently and said how he wants to be the calmer head between Kim Jong-un and President Donald Trump. (more...)
Hurricane Irma forces Florida State to cancel home opener against Louisiana-Monroe Hurricane Irma forces Florida State to cancel home opener against Louisiana-Monroe
- September 09, 2017

Florida ports and produce companies are bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm when it barreled across Carribean islands on September 6. In Orlando, 50 knot winds will shut down the airport's outdoor tram which shuttles passengers between terminals. Irma will continue to track west through the end of the week and remain a major hurricane. (more...)
China defends Pakistan's terrorism charges post BRICS China defends Pakistan's terrorism charges post BRICS
- September 09, 2017

China is reported to have taken a U-turn in its stance by defending Islamabad on the issue of fighting terrorism, just days after it joined other nations in condemning terror groups operating out of Pakistan . Wang said that both the countries stand together amid the changing regional and global situation. "Friends (China) should not be tested (every time), particularly in the changed scenario. (more...)
Hurricane Katia slams into Mexico's Veracruz state Hurricane Katia slams into Mexico's Veracruz state
- September 09, 2017

A hurricane warning has been issued for Mexico as Hurricane Katia is set to strike the country by early Saturday. The torrential rainfall from Katia - now a category 1 hurricane - may cause "life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, especially in areas of mountainous terrain", it said. (more...)
Radar Shows Hundreds Of Planes Over Florida Evacuating Hurricane Irma Radar Shows Hundreds Of Planes Over Florida Evacuating Hurricane Irma
- September 09, 2017

After a decade of mass migration to the USA mainland, prompted by an economic crisis that feels as though it will never end and arbitrary austerity measures taken to allegedly fix it, a giant storm is the last thing Puerto Rico needs. Flightradar also revealed that the last flight out of Fort Lauderdale's airport will leave at 7:45 p.m. ET tonight. "She's at the penthouse and I told her to move". (more...)
California Defiant In Early Talks About Rollback Of Campus Sexual Assault Protections California Defiant In Early Talks About Rollback Of Campus Sexual Assault Protections
- September 09, 2017

The guidance was essentially a mechanism to force colleges to view sexual assault on campus as not just an act of violence, but a violation of federal Title IX regulations, the statute that prohibits sex discrimination in education. "@BetsyDeVosED should be doing everything she can to make Title IX enforcement stronger", a tweet from Gillibrand read. Buckles said the system's policy provides all parties involved with due process. (more...)
Force not Trump's first option on North Korea Force not Trump's first option on North Korea
- September 09, 2017

The proposed package of measures would be the strongest yet against North Korea , which is barred under United Nations resolutions from developing nuclear or missile technology. "Any new actions taken by the global community against the DPRK should serve the objective of curbing the DPRK's nuclear and missile programmes, while at the same time be conducive to restarting dialogue and consultation", he said, referring to North Korea by the initials of its official name, the ... (more...)
Haiti Records The first Rains of Irma Powerful Hurricane Haiti Records The first Rains of Irma Powerful Hurricane
- September 09, 2017

The coasts of the Carolinas also would be largely spared extreme effects were Irma to take this northwest curve inland - some heightened waves, perhaps, as Irma's center may be just inland passing through south Georgia, its circulation pulling the ocean toward shore. (more...)
Grandmother accused of locking 9-year-old girl dog cage for week Grandmother accused of locking 9-year-old girl dog cage for week
- September 09, 2017

The couple kept the child locked in the kennel with a padlock to keep the child from escaping. Authorities were contacted Wednesday by an elementary school in Wind Lake for a child abuse allegation. What would that child have to do, to have you go out and purchase a dog kennel, and put that child in that kennel? "This particular child was under the sole direction and care of this woman, who this 9-year-old would call grandma". (more...)
Heavy volume of traffic escaping Hurricane Irma Heavy volume of traffic escaping Hurricane Irma
- September 09, 2017

The Midlands could start feeling tropical storm force winds as early as Sunday night but on its current track, Irma's winds aren't likely to arrive in the area until Monday. The largest barrier island involved in the evacuation is Hilton Head, which has a permanent population of more than 40,000. The State of Emergency officially went into effect at 8 a.m. (more...)
Predicting Panthers' matchup with No. 4 Penn State Predicting Panthers' matchup with No. 4 Penn State
- September 09, 2017

However, the two teams have gone in different directions since that meeting. In the Panthers' 2017 opener against Youngstown State, Henderson ran for 77 yards and finished with 155 all-purpose yards, including his work in the return game. (more...)
Officials risk arrest if Catalan independence vote goes ahead Officials risk arrest if Catalan independence vote goes ahead
- September 09, 2017

He also said all municipalities in Catalonia would be warned over their "obligation to impede or paralyse" efforts to carry out the vote which he said is unconstitutional. He sent a letter to Catalonia's mayors on Thursday asking them to give notice within 48 hours of what locations they could make available for ballot stations. (more...)

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