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Fatal Stabbing at Bronx School Sparks Debate Around Metal Detectors Fatal Stabbing at Bronx School Sparks Debate Around Metal Detectors
- September 30, 2017

The current principal, Astrid Jacobo, took over in December 2015. Cedeno insisted he was the victim of bullying before lashing out at Ariane Laboy (l.), 16, and Matthew McRee (r.), 15. A school social worker in New York City for 25 years, Harding formed a theory about what triggered the killing as soon as an image of 18-year-old Abel Cedeno - now accused of murder - flashed on the screen. (more...)
Hurricane center still tracking Maria, Lee and now Invest 99L Hurricane center still tracking Maria, Lee and now Invest 99L
- September 30, 2017

The Bermuda Weather Service still classed the system as a potential threat at noon but Hurricane Lees closest point of approach within three days has passed. Lee was moving toward the north near 12 miles per hour (19 kph) and NHC noted "a turn toward the northeast with an increase in forward speed is expected today and tomorrow morning". (more...)
Plea Deal in Slenderman Case Plea Deal in Slenderman Case
- September 30, 2017

Doctors will evaluate 15-year-old Morgan Geyser before making a recommendation to a Waukesha County judge of how long she should stay in a mental institution. Geyser's trial was scheduled to begin October 16. Unlike Weier, Geyser will plead guilty to the original charge from prosecutors. The request bargain comes following a jury this month verified that Weier was rationally sick at the season of the assault on Leutner. (more...)
Nevada sends team to Puerto Rico for hurricane relief Nevada sends team to Puerto Rico for hurricane relief
- September 30, 2017

But there's a long way before the recovery effort gets up to full speed. Even a week later, many people are still without a place to live or basic necessities. The Trump administration has been criticized for a slow and inadequate response to the hurricane that hit Puerto Rico just over a week ago, leaving the American island in ruins, without power and increasingly lacking in water and other basic necessities. (more...)
Senate Reveals 2018 Budget That Includes Tax Reform Blueprint Senate Reveals 2018 Budget That Includes Tax Reform Blueprint
- September 30, 2017

Meadows said , "President Trump has delivered a forward looking tax reform framework that will let hard working Americans keep more of their money, simplify our system, end carve outs for special interests, and will help make our businesses competitive overseas. (more...)
Minnesotans urged to support relief for Puerto Rico Minnesotans urged to support relief for Puerto Rico
- September 30, 2017

She said that if anyone can send anything solar-powered, she would pick it up and distribute it. "There are millions of meals and millions of liters of water that are on the island right now that are in the process of being distributed", Kaniewski said during a live interview . (more...)
Body found appears to be missing LSU Student Body found appears to be missing LSU Student
- September 30, 2017

Human remains were found in a wooded area off Nicholson Drive Friday night. Michael Nickelotte, Sr., asked community members to perform searches of property around campus and report anything out of the ordinary to the police. He reiterated his statements in earlier interviews that it was out of character for his son to be out of contact for any period of time, noting that the ROTC student was meticulous about meeting his obligations. (more...)
United Nations establishes panel to probe Yemen war crimes United Nations establishes panel to probe Yemen war crimes
- September 30, 2017

The resolution , which Agence France-Presse reported was adopted by consensus, allows United Nations rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein to send a team to Yemen to "carry out a comprehensive examination of all alleged violations and abuses of global human rights" that have taken place in the conflict, which started in 2015. (more...)
New Housing Legislation Aims to Tackle Industry Problems New Housing Legislation Aims to Tackle Industry Problems
- September 30, 2017

A Public Policy Institute of California survey released Wednesday found that less than half of adults support the fee, even though 64 percent of those polled said they favor building more housing in their cities. "Getting a permit to build housing should not be a shell game", she said in an interview Friday. "This doesn't solve it all, but we'll have some hope to accelerate building". (more...)
Oprah Stokes 2020 Rumors With Tweet: 'Thanks for Your VOTE' Oprah Stokes 2020 Rumors With Tweet: 'Thanks for Your VOTE'
- September 30, 2017

The idea that a relatively conventional elected official will differentiate herself from Trump by dint of her seriousness or that an unconventional elected official can out-populist Trump is insane. Or maybe, six years after the end of her show, Stedman is just getting on her nerves. She would have to find a transcendent message of her own that rose above Democratic constituent service and spoke to the right people in the right states to take the fight to Trump's underbelly. (more...)
Azealia Banks Apologizes to Nicki Minaj for Saying Negative Things About Her Azealia Banks Apologizes to Nicki Minaj for Saying Negative Things About Her
- September 30, 2017

Then, Banks made a decision to send a long, multipart DM to Minaj herself, apologizing for said "catty shit" and praising her artistry, because, Banks claims, she's all grown up now. Nicki sent a brief and welcomed reply, telling the 26-year-old, "You're very talented & very smart". Such a relieving burying of hatchets was enough to bring Azealia to tears, which she confirmed in her caption of the posts. (more...)
Puerto Rico response hampered by ocean, Trump says Puerto Rico response hampered by ocean, Trump says
- September 30, 2017

Lt. Gen. Jeff Buchanan, commander of U.S. Army North, was set to arrive Thursday to assess the situation so that the military can provide the highest possible level of support, Northern Command spokesman John Cornelio said. "The first thing is for us to understand the process". "This is not a time for politics, this is a time to help people", Scott said. "I need to get back, I need to get back to my life", she said. (more...)
Van Hits 3 People Near Penn Station After Gas Pedal Gets Stuck Van Hits 3 People Near Penn Station After Gas Pedal Gets Stuck
- September 30, 2017

The three pedestrians were taken to Bellevue Hospital Center with minor injuries, officials said. Police say he was taken into custody and will be tested to determine if he was drunk or on drugs. The spokesman said the man lost control of the vehicle after an issue with the pedals. The crash happened during the height of rush hour in an area of Manhattan that is packed with commuters heading to Penn Station. (more...)
Beyonce's New Tiny Tattoo Is Better Than Jewelry Beyonce's New Tiny Tattoo Is Better Than Jewelry
- September 30, 2017

In the photos, we get close-ups of Bey's jewelry and nails, as well as a shot of Beyoncé and Jay-Z walking down a hallway together. How's big sister Blue Ivy managing with the new additions? 'They are wonderful, ' she told the publication at the Habitat For Humanity Builder's Ball in Beverly Hills. (more...)
Which Analysts Are Watching Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE:TEGP)?
- September 30, 2017

It has underperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Alcoa Corporation, formerly Alcoa Upstream Corporation, is engaged in the production of bauxite, alumina and aluminum of various cast and rolled products. 22,285 were reported by Royal Bankshares Of Canada. Gsa Capital Partners Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Parker-Hannifin Corp (NYSE:PH) for 5,440 shares. (more...)
Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP) Updated Broker Ratings Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP) Updated Broker Ratings
- September 30, 2017

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co who had been investing in Antero Midstream for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.81 billion market cap company. As of the end of the quarter Mosaic Family Wealth, LLC had bought 31 shares growing its holdings by 2.0%. Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. (more...)
GBI, four police agencies searching for suspect in Polk deputy's murder GBI, four police agencies searching for suspect in Polk deputy's murder
- September 29, 2017

Two police officers in Polk County had approached a vehicle believed to be stolen when one of the people inside fired at them, killing a female officer and wounding a male officer, Polk County manager Mark Denton said by telephone. A second officer survived and is in good condition, Polk County Assistant County Manager Barry Akinson said, crediting his bulletproof vest. Those with any information about the male suspect still on the loose can contact 911. (more...)
Saudi women to drive from age 18 Saudi women to drive from age 18
- September 29, 2017

The Gulf Kingdom is the only country in the world that doesn't allow women to drive and those who dared get behind the wheel - and few did - risked being arrested and fined. King Salman and his young son and heir, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, have tested the waters though, allowing women into the country's main stadium in the capital, Riyadh, for national day celebrations this month. (more...)
Puerto Rico's west side: Few signs of FEMA Puerto Rico's west side: Few signs of FEMA
- September 29, 2017

The island lost its entire electricity supply . By Friday, it will have received more than 4,000 loaded crates. The San Juan mayor hit back: "Damn it, this is not a good news story. "What we'll do - and the president has already done it - is give a 180-day cost-share adjustment, and the federal government is making sure lives are protected". (more...)
White House probing use of private email White House probing use of private email
- September 29, 2017

At least three other current and former White House officials, including President Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump, former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus and former chief strategist Steve Bannon also used private email accounts to conduct government business, CNN previously reported. (more...)
Southern Coloradans with Puerto Rican ties say the island needs more help Southern Coloradans with Puerto Rican ties say the island needs more help
- September 29, 2017

United Airlines said relief flights are returning with as many people as can get on the plane. She asked people to continue to put pressure on the government to do the right thing. Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosello told BuzzFeed News on Tuesday that one of the challenges of the disaster was that civil employees - like bus drivers and police officers - hadn't shown up to work as they dealt with blocked roads and destroyed homes. (more...)
Saints WR Willie Snead eligible to return, but questionable to play Saints WR Willie Snead eligible to return, but questionable to play
- September 29, 2017

Yet, that number can be very deceiving. -New Orleans has not committed a turnover this season, the first time in franchise history that it has begun a season with three consecutive turnover-free games. Matt Haack threw an interception during a fake punt attempt midway through the third quarter with the Dolphins already trailing the Jets 17-0. Pushing forward, the question is how do you go forward and bring unity. (more...)
Vidya Balan meets with a auto accident Vidya Balan meets with a auto accident
- September 29, 2017

No one was injured but the people around her remained in shock after hearing the news. "It was a minor accident that led to auto damage and thankfully no one is injured". Tumhari Sulu also stars Neha Dhupia, Malishka and Manav Kaul and is ready to be released in theatres on November 24, 2017. "I am very happy to join the CBFC and I hope to fulfil my responsibilities as a member to the best of my abilities", she told earlier. (more...)
Yosemite Rockfalls Leave 1 Tourist Dead, 2 Injured At El Capitan Yosemite Rockfalls Leave 1 Tourist Dead, 2 Injured At El Capitan
- September 29, 2017

A series of rockfalls at Yosemite National Park has left one person dead and two others injured. Rachel Evans, the wife of the man injured on Thursday said they were driving when the rockfall hit their auto. Park officials say rocks at the world-renowned park's climbing routes break loose and crash down about 80 times a year, but injuries are rare. The fatal rockslide appeared to have started near the Waterfall Route, a "popular climbing route" on the east buttress of the famous, almost ... (more...)
San Juan Mayor Rebukes White House Over Response in Puerto Rico San Juan Mayor Rebukes White House Over Response in Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

As most of the island's 3.4 million residents faced a 10th day without power and struggled to find clean water and fuel, Cruz bristled at Duke's comment. The "Hurricane Relief for Puerto Rico" drive kicked off today at Casa de Dios, a mostly Spanish church in Yonkers. He went on to mention his upcoming visit to the island next Tuesday, and says "Wish press would treat fairly!" "Ultimately the government of Puerto Rico will have to work with us to determine how this massive rebuilding ... (more...)
Key Terms to Know as the GOP Tackles Tax Key Terms to Know as the GOP Tackles Tax
- September 29, 2017

Cohn acknowledged that the impact on tax filers depends some on where they live, since the plan eliminates the deduction of state and local income taxes. The standard deduction would almost double to $12,000 for individuals and $24,000 for families, basically increasing the amount of personal income that would not be taxed . (more...)
Military action in Korea will lead to Military action in Korea will lead to "catastrophic consequences": Moscow
- September 29, 2017

His comments came after North Korea said that the USA had declared war on the country and it reserves the right to take countermeasures. The ministry said Choe Son Hui, chief of the North American department of the North Korean Foreign Ministry, met with Oleg Burmistrov, a Russian diplomat dealing with the issue. (more...)
Judge investigated for letting 'clever' Oxford student go free for stabbing boyfriend Judge investigated for letting 'clever' Oxford student go free for stabbing boyfriend
- September 29, 2017

Ian Pringle QC had stated at an earlier hearing that a prison sentence would damage Woodward´s career. The judge also noted that Woodward has no previous convictions and that he found her to be genuinely remorseful for the event and that she has demonstrated that she is determined to rid herself of her addictions. (more...)
UK's biggest chicken supplier caught tampering with kill dates UK's biggest chicken supplier caught tampering with kill dates
- September 29, 2017

Risky food safety failures have been exposed by an undercover investigation at the country's biggest supplier of chicken to supermarkets. A MANUFACTURER supplying chicken to five major supermarkets has been accused of changing use-by dates on its products. (more...)
European Commission puts pressure on tech firms to tackle illegal content European Commission puts pressure on tech firms to tackle illegal content
- September 29, 2017

The European Commission has turned up the heat on social media companies by issuing new guidelines created to increase swift and proactive removal of illegal online content inciting hatred, violence and terrorism. Among other things, it called on tech comapnies to review the "majority" of valid notifications for the removal of hate speech in less than 24 hours, and to and remove or disable access to the content if required. (more...)