Houston at Cincinnati 09/14/17: Week 2 Predictions, Picks, and Odds

According to multiple reports, the former Clemson star will get the start Thursday - on his 22nd birthday, no less - when the Texans (0-1) play at Cincinnati (0-1). Watt and Mercilus looked just very average in Week 1, and Clowney was running a... More..

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15 soldiers injured after explosion at Fort Bragg
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

15 soldiers injured after explosion at Fort Bragg

Col. Khirsten T. Schwenn, 2nd GSAB, 1 Avn. Dalida joined the Army in 2006 and spent around a decade in aviation units before trying out for Special Forces, according to the statement . The incident invol...More..

Russian Federation: 10000 people evacuated from 20 sites across Moscow over bomb threats
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Russian Federation: 10000 people evacuated from 20 sites across Moscow over bomb threats

On Wednesday, the Department of Homeland Security said all government agencies must stop using Kaspersky Lab products within 90 days, fearing that the Moscow-based cybersecurity company might be susceptible to ...More..

School shooting: A gun jams, and a student tries to help
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

School shooting: A gun jams, and a student tries to help

One student told police Sharpe often boasted about the weapons in his house, which were kept in a safe to which he knew the code, according to his father. "Today that student came to school , armed". L...More..

Man outside Wellesley school asked student to try self-harm challenge
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Man outside Wellesley school asked student to try self-harm challenge

Abhishek Pallav, assistant superintendent of police in Dantewada, told HT that the tribal children were "rescued" from government high school, Dantewada. Some children even told police that their personal probl...More..

FEMA Teams Canvassing Disaster-Designated Counties to Help Survivors
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

FEMA Teams Canvassing Disaster-Designated Counties to Help Survivors

The toll-free number will operate from 7 a.m.to 11 p.m. seven days a week until further notice. To apply, go to Disaster Assistance.gov to start the process. Through temporary local employees, FEMA hopes ...More..

Video to come out of 1st fatal NYPD shooting since bodycams
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Video to come out of 1st fatal NYPD shooting since bodycams

Eventually, after Richards doesn't comply, the officer draws his gun. The officers open fire after Mr. Richards appeared to raise the hand holding the toy gun toward the officers. Richards's friend can be hea...More..

Korea explains NK humanitarian aid issue to US, Japan in advance
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Korea explains NK humanitarian aid issue to US, Japan in advance

North Korea's latest threats also singled out Japan for "dancing to the tune" of the USA, saying that it should never be pardoned for not offering a honest apology for its "never-to-be-condoned crimes against o...More..

Public Inquiry Into 'Unprecedented Tragedy' Grenfell Begins
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Public Inquiry Into 'Unprecedented Tragedy' Grenfell Begins

Many of those affected have also expressed disquiet about the fact that Moore-Bick and the other lawyers appointed to run the inquiry are all white and from establishment backgrounds, whereas the Grenfell commu...More..

Florida nun dons habit, grabs chainsaw to help after Irma
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Florida nun dons habit, grabs chainsaw to help after Irma

But among the usual uniforms - those of police, firefighters and paramedics - a nun's habit stands out. However, there was one person who managed to catch the eye of the internet, thanks to her extreme measures...More..

Criticism Grows Against Aung San Suu Kyi Over Rohingya Crisis
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Criticism Grows Against Aung San Suu Kyi Over Rohingya Crisis

He said the Nobel laureate needs to "make clear that this is an abomination and that those people will be allowed back" to their homes. Saying that branding Rohingya as terrorists was both unfair and discrimi...More..

Ex-CIA Chief Leaves Harvard After Manning Named Fellow
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Ex-CIA Chief Leaves Harvard After Manning Named Fellow

Manning has been invited to be a visiting fellow at the Kennedy school's Institute of Politics. Other fellows include former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and MSNBC hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika B...More..

by | Friday, September 15, 2017

American Fighting for ISIS in Custody in Syria

The captured terrorist is not the only example for US nationals joining Daesh. "...[ISIS] fighters who are captured are safe guarded and treated humanely". The Coalition's mission is to defeat ISIS in Syria a...More..

US Median Income Hits All-Time High
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

US Median Income Hits All-Time High

The bureau's data also shows that the poverty rate fell by 0.8 percent a year ago, to 12.7 percent - which is to say, 2.5 million Americans escaped poverty, while 40.6 million remained mired in it, despite ...More..

Juncker eyes
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Juncker eyes "window of opportunity" for European Union reform

It requires a unanimity in the European Council and for many member states, there is a balance to ensure between their representation in the EP and the voting system in the Council. And though Juncker didn't ...More..

Maduro to accept talks with Venezuela opposition
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Maduro to accept talks with Venezuela opposition

Dominican President Danilo Medina said he met with delegates from both Venezuela's government and the opposition for more than five hours, though he did not say whether he met with the two sides together or sep...More..

Hurricanes Irma and Jose as seen from the International Space Station
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Hurricanes Irma and Jose as seen from the International Space Station

The space agency's own Kennedy Space Center is predicted to be among the many structures in Irma's path, which the US National Hurricane Center said was now moving over the Camaguey Archipelago of Cuba as a C...More..

Brazil Supreme Court justice orders billionaire Batista arrest
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Brazil Supreme Court justice orders billionaire Batista arrest

The accusations could hurt a plea deal that both brothers signed in May in relation to a three-year graft probe that has shocked Brazil's political and business establishment. The yield on the company's 7.75 pe...More..

Tillerson Says Imposing Oil Embargo on North Korea Will Be 'Very Difficult'
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Tillerson Says Imposing Oil Embargo on North Korea Will Be 'Very Difficult'

The United States will continue to urge all countries on the UN Security Council to fully comply with sanctions and resolutions with respect to North Korea, Tillerson added. This morning's talks focused on the ...More..

Trump dispenses hoagies, handshakes in hurricane zone
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Trump dispenses hoagies, handshakes in hurricane zone

One man yelled, "Make America Great Again!" "This is a state that I know very well". Standing before rescue helicopters and personnel at a hangar earlier in the day in Fort Myers, Fla., Trump also heaped prai...More..

Macron visiting St. Barts after Hurricane Irma
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Macron visiting St. Barts after Hurricane Irma

Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in the Caribbean on Tuesday promising to rebuild the French territories ravaged by Hurricane Irma . In the resort town of Varadero in the Ma...More..

PM Modi welcomes Japanese PM Abe; India's first bullet train; more
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

PM Modi welcomes Japanese PM Abe; India's first bullet train; more

Modi has been actively posting welcome messages for hosting his Japanese counterpart since yesterday. Unlike then, India put up a cultural show for Abe's reception at Ahmedabad on Wednesday. The Bullet T...More..

Shooting Reported at Washington High School
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Shooting Reported at Washington High School

Emergency crews are responding to reports of a shooting at Freeman High School in Spokane County. "Gunshots or stabbing. Stand back". We will continue to update this story . KHQ reports that parents of stud...More..

Japan's bullet train to speed up India's shabby railways
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Japan's bullet train to speed up India's shabby railways

Ahead of the ground breaking ceremony of the country's first bullet train project , railways minister Piyush Goyal said the Ahmedabad-Mumbai high speed rail project is being financed at a historically low de...More..

Parma killer Gary Otte executed 25 years after crime
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Parma killer Gary Otte executed 25 years after crime

OH put the killer of a 3-year-old girl to death in July, the first execution in more than three years after a delay caused by a drug shortage. "While it is too late for Gary Otte and Ronald Phillips, Governor K...More..

Authorities Consider Felony Charges After Pets Tied Up, Abandoned in Hurricane
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Authorities Consider Felony Charges After Pets Tied Up, Abandoned in Hurricane

Numerous pets were reportedly tied up or housed in pens, leaving them with no means of escaping the storm and ensuing destruction. Animal Care and Control officers in Palm Beach County have found and rescued ...More..

State of the EU-nion
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

State of the EU-nion

European Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva previously said it was the opinion of the Commission that both Bulgaria and Romania qualify for entry into the Schengen Area , established in 1995. The governm...More..

by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Justice Department Denies Senate Request For FBI Interviews, Citing Special Counsel

The Justice Department's refusal to make Ghattas and Rybicki available is an indication that Mueller, who is leading the Justice Department's investigation into potential ties between Russian Federation and t...More..

Coyote travels 35km 'embedded' in auto grille
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Coyote travels 35km 'embedded' in auto grille

An Alberta woman says she was shocked when she found a coyote she thought she'd struck and killed on the highway stuck in the grille of her vehicle. But a construction worker flagged her down at a traffic lig...More..

Over 6.6 million without power in US Southeast after Irma - utilities
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Over 6.6 million without power in US Southeast after Irma - utilities

Almost 6.5 million homes and businesses have lost power in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama due to Hurricane Irma , according to state officials and utilities on Monday. Still, he said, it will tak...More..