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Hurricane Jose to turn north as it picks up strength Hurricane Jose to turn north as it picks up strength
- September 16, 2017

The storm's winds won't get close to land until Sunday or Monday - but it was formally declared a hurricane again on Friday afternoon. Jose had maximum sustained winds of 80 miles per hour. are keeping a wary eye on Tropical Storm Jose. For a time, it was a risky Category 4 storm, with 150-mph winds. Additional strengthening was expected this weekend. (more...)
Ark. Lineman Electrocuted in Georgia Ark. Lineman Electrocuted in Georgia
- September 16, 2017

An Arkansas power worker was electrocuted while working on a power line in Ocilla, Ga. on Wednesday evening. That family sent 11Alive a video of little 2-year-old Liam crying, banging on the door, screaming for his daddy - begging him not to go to work. (more...)
Never Forgotten: Friday marks POW/ MIA Recognition Day Never Forgotten: Friday marks POW/ MIA Recognition Day
- September 16, 2017

The third Friday in September is observed across the country as National POW/MIA Recognition Day . It's observed on the third Friday in September each year, and is one of six days that the POW/MIA flag is flown at USA installations around the world. (more...)
Wasagamack First Nation evacuation ends as people prepare to return Wasagamack First Nation evacuation ends as people prepare to return
- September 16, 2017

Theresa Point and then transportation to Wasagamack. Information on a Facebook page (Helping Manitoba Forest Fire Evacuees.) said there is a need for luggage, bins, duffel bags, hockey bags etc.as people are going home or getting moved and only have garbage bags for their belongings. (more...)
China opposes foreign funding in Northeast India China opposes foreign funding in Northeast India
- September 16, 2017

After ending the Doklam Standoff with India, China again wants to portray Arunachal Pradesh as a "disputed territory". India and China are now trying to seek a solution through negotiations, and so third parties must respect this and not get involved in the "efforts to resolve the disputes", she said. (more...)
Increased containment on Columbia River Gorge fire Increased containment on Columbia River Gorge fire
- September 16, 2017

The Eagle Creek Fire has sent smoke across the Columbia Gorge and easterly winds caused smoke to drift back into the Portland metro area Thursday night. The eastbound lanes remain closed, with no timetable for when they will be reopened. Eagle Creek Restoration Fund donations will pay for "high-priority, post-fire recovery projects, including reopening hiking trails, restoring wildlife habitat, and planting new trees", says the foundation, the nonprofit partner of the U.S. (more...)
MPs relaunch inquiry into plastic bottles recycling MPs relaunch inquiry into plastic bottles recycling
- September 16, 2017

Mary Creagh, the Labour chair of the environmental audit committee, announced on Thursday that she would reopen the inquiry which was brought to an end before it reported when the general election was called. Theresa May has previously ruled out the introduction of a DRS but in July, new Defra secretary Michael Gove called on the government to introduce one " as soon as possible ". (more...)
UK Prime Minister May scolds Trump for irresponsible 'speculation' about terror attack UK Prime Minister May scolds Trump for irresponsible 'speculation' about terror attack
- September 16, 2017

Trump continued: "The travel ban into the United States should be far larger, tougher and more specific - but stupidly, that would not be politically correct!" The comment by Trump , who riled Londoners after getting into a row with Sadiq Khan after the London Bridge terror attack , has since been criticised by Theresa May. (more...)
Trey Gowdy Wants James Comey Back Before Congress For Questioning Trey Gowdy Wants James Comey Back Before Congress For Questioning
- September 16, 2017

Sanders accused Comey of "leaking Federal Bureau of Investigation memos ". Though Trump's lawyers over the summer had been mulling ways to undermine the legitimacy of Mueller's investigation, the stepped-up salvos suggest White House officials and Trump's legal team see Comey - who, despite enjoying broad support from within the FBI , also received bipartisan criticism for his handling of the Clinton probe - as a more vulnerable target for attack. (more...)
Jose re-strengthens to Category 1 hurricane Jose re-strengthens to Category 1 hurricane
- September 16, 2017

It was located about 485 miles southwest of Bermuda and moving northwest at 10 mph, the National Hurricane Center says . Currently, there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect but it's likely a tropical storm watch will be issued for a part of the state's coast up into New England on Saturday as winds and waves pick up in speed and size. (more...)
Petaluma 'dreamers' fear end of DACA
- September 16, 2017

An important aspect of that, as Decatur and Neri Arias emphasized, is to continue respecting student privacy and remaining committed to their success. Viewed in a more sober light, the president's action in overturning his predecessor's constitutionally-dubious, election-year (2012) usurpation of legislative authority puts responsibility for crafting a solution to this issue back where it belongs: in the hands of Congress. (more...)
Rescuers save two beached manatees in drained bay Rescuers save two beached manatees in drained bay
- September 16, 2017

He saw the water had receded and saw two manatees on the flats. Clavijo pronounced it: "a pretty cool experience". Clavijo and the others rolled the large marine mammals up in a tarp and carried them a 100 yards to a place where they could enter the water once more, Clavijo explained in his Facebook post about the rescue . (more...)
Sanders Lays Out White House Goals In Amnesty Deal Sanders Lays Out White House Goals In Amnesty Deal
- September 16, 2017

It's evident that the 800,000 recipients of DACA , for all intent and objective, are American. The best thing to do for the DREAMers is to try and fully understand how this limbo-state that DACA is in affects them. Sean Hannity, the Fox News host, said Trump's reported deal was akin to the broken pledge of President George H.W. Bush , who famously said, "Read my lips. (more...)
Sir Richard Branson reveals extent of damage caused by Hurricane Irma Sir Richard Branson reveals extent of damage caused by Hurricane Irma
- September 16, 2017

As the skies cleared late last week, satellites were able to capture the destroyed landscapes of islands such as Tortola, Turks and Caicos, Barbuda and Necker - the private island owned by British billionaire Richard Branson . Through Branson's foundation, Virgin Unite, funds are being organized to begin the rebuilding effort. Communications are mostly still down in the British Virgin Islands and Sir Richard is now in Puerto Rico , a few kilometres to the west of the islands. (more...)
Outrage over Irma interpreter who signed 'pizza,' 'monster,' 'bear' during evacuation Outrage over Irma interpreter who signed 'pizza,' 'monster,' 'bear' during evacuation
- September 16, 2017

VisCom owner Charlene McCarthy told local media she was not contacted about providing services for the press conference and that Greene was apparently not fluent in American Sign Language. "It was obvious to me that he wasn't in a professional interpreter right off the bat, and then when he started signing, I was totally shocked", he said. (more...)
Decide on AIADMK poll symbol before Oct 31 Decide on AIADMK poll symbol before Oct 31
- September 16, 2017

A division bench comprising Justices KK Sasidharan and G R Swaminathan told the ECI that it should decide on the allocation of the symbol as expeditiously as possible based on merits and as per law because the principal bench of this court had directed government to hold elections to local bodies by November 17. (more...)
Buhari to leave Nigeria on Sunday, set to attend United Nations general assembly
- September 16, 2017

Consequently, the President will depart Abuja tomorrow (Sunday) for NY, to join other world leaders in the General Debate at the conference. A statement signed by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina , indicated that President Buhari would route his return via London where he has spent several months on three occasions seeking medical treatment for an undisclosed health condition. (more...)
Mad scientist zaps himself to determine the power of electric eel shocks Mad scientist zaps himself to determine the power of electric eel shocks
- September 16, 2017

What's the internal resistance of the battery? My past research left out the last variable: "my arm", he said . He then recorded the current produced by the eel and published his findings in the journal Current Biology . We have always been captivated by the wonderful capability of the eel fish to shock its prey but recent studies have cleared out that the eel has evolved over time to deliver much intense and painful shock to anyone threatening its habitat. (more...)
Unusual Volume Spikes For: Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (HMY)
- September 16, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 445.07 Million. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$15.08 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$0. Investors saw a negative move of -1.42% in last five trading days. These funds have shifted positions in ( HMY ). Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited , launched on August 25, 1950, through its subsidiaries, is involved in gold mining and related activities, including exploration, extraction and processing. (more...)
Randgold Resources Limited - Am (NASDAQ:GOLD) Traded Its 50 Day Moving Average
- September 16, 2017

The Company holds Morila Limited, which holds interests in the Morila mine in Mali. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Randgold Resources Limited from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of GOLD. Ltd. now owns 28,963 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,898,000 after buying an additional 6,300 shares during the period. (more...)
Ryan: Trump Will Achieve Immigration Reform Despite Opposition Ryan: Trump Will Achieve Immigration Reform Despite Opposition
- September 16, 2017

House Speaker Paul Ryan said during a Friday interview Democrats will "have to stomach" the fact that President Donald Trump will advance immigration reform. He said the party plans to unveil its plans later this month and the goal will be to bolster economic growth. Trump is doing an end around on Ryan and McConnell, and the Speaker of the House was clearly trying to save face. (more...)
Woman, 6-year-old boy killed in Camden County house fire
- September 16, 2017

Fifty-two-year-old Myra Butler and six-year-old Anthony Green did not survive. Both structures are a total loss, officials said. Green's grandmother, Marcia Butler, was able to get out of the house. The Georgia fire marshal's office will take the lead in investigating the fire with assistance from CCSO. The family has been without electricity since Sunday as Hurricane Irma approached the area, but investigators did not identify a cause for the fire. (more...)
PRO14 RUGBY: Ulster beat Scarlets at Kingspan PRO14 RUGBY: Ulster beat Scarlets at Kingspan
- September 16, 2017

The game got underway after a minute's applause, followed by a silence, just before kick-off on the fifth anniversary of the death of former Ulster player Nevin Spence . Frustratingly for the hosts, a second Halfpenny penalty and a breakaway Johnny McNicholl try, duly converted by the full-back, suddenly swung the pendulum in the visitors' favour - 13-12. (more...)
Trump, first lady watch air show at Maryland military base Trump, first lady watch air show at Maryland military base
- September 16, 2017

Speaking of the "confidence" and "rebelliousness" of Airmen, Trump said "I just met a lot of these folks". "They're better looking than Tom Cruise and we know they can fight better and we know they can fly better", he said, referring to Cruise's 1986 film "Top Gun". (more...)
Analysts See $0.06 EPS for Wipro Limited (ADR) (WIT)
- September 16, 2017

The Business's IT Services business provides a range of IT and IT-enabled services. Signaturefd LLC purchased a new stake in Wipro Limited during the first quarter worth approximately $115,000. Wipro Limited had a net margin of 15.46% and a return on equity of 16.53%. The company had revenue of $2.11 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.05 billion. (more...)
Hurricane Jose on track to pass close to northern Leeward Islands Hurricane Jose on track to pass close to northern Leeward Islands
- September 16, 2017

Hurricane Jose maintained its Category 4 status Saturday as it moved toward the Northern Leeward Islands, the National Hurricane Center said . The eye of the storm was visible and surrounded by powerful thunderstorms. Martin and St. Barthelemy. Thus, hurricane warnings remain for the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands, Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Le Mole, St Nicholas until early Saturday with torrential winds and hefty rains in store for these regions. (more...)
Amber alert issued for missing Arkansas girl Amber alert issued for missing Arkansas girl
- September 16, 2017

The ordeal had begun just before noon when officials say Victoria Rovnaghi was taken during recess. The Lonoke Police Department wrote on Facebook that Victoria Rovnaghi, 7, and 34-year-old Leah Ladan Rovnaghi were in police custody about 4:20 p.m. (more...)
AMBER Alert cancelled after young girl from Bighorn Reserve located
- September 16, 2017

She was wearing black trousers, a long-sleeved purple checkered shirt, white T-shirt and grey and orange socks, said the alert issued at 8 p.m. Alberta RCMP issued the alert at 8 p.m. She is Aboriginal, about 34 years old and has black hair past her shoulders. She may be in the company of Brian Deschamps, 33. He has a tattoo with the word "April" on his neck. (more...)
City wrong to block farmer from local market City wrong to block farmer from local market
- September 16, 2017

For the first time in six years, when applications opened for the 2017 farmer's market, the city did not invite Tennes to participate in the market. The city said the farmer's Facebook posts saying the farm would not host same sex marriages went against a city ordinance. (more...)
Vasyl Lomachenko v Guillermo Rigondeaux official for December 9th Vasyl Lomachenko v Guillermo Rigondeaux official for December 9th
- September 16, 2017

While Rigondeaux holds multiple titles in the super bantamweight division, he is moving up to 130 pounds for the fight, which is a proposition that promoter Dino Duva said doesn't bother him, per Rafael: "The weight is not an issue". "Lomachenko really wanted the fight", duBoef said. "So, if this fight is going to happen, it needs to take place now and at a catchweight that is fair to both of us". (more...)

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