Hurricanes Hit Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands Amidst Deep Debt Crises

Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut; Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio; Bob Casey, D-Pennsylvania; Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois; Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York; Chuck Schumer, D-New York; Richard J. Congress "to help Puerto Rico rebuild". "I have a lot of faith t... More..

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Local Emergency Officials Delivering Desperately Needed Medical Care In Puerto Rico
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Local Emergency Officials Delivering Desperately Needed Medical Care In Puerto Rico

She has good reason to cry after riding out Hurricane Maria . "Osceola stands ready to enroll and assist students coming from Puerto Rico". On Monday, Trump faced criticism for tweeting that Puerto Rico is...More..

North Korea believes US has declared war, starts preparing
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

North Korea believes US has declared war, starts preparing

Trump's Twitter comments, in which the USA leader said Mr. Ri and leader Kim Jong-un "won't be around much longer" if they acted on their threats, amounted to a declaration of war and that Pyongyang had the ...More..

Trump will negotiate with Dems on health care
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Trump will negotiate with Dems on health care

The Senate's latest bid to reform health care failed this week after at least four Republicans warned they were a "no" vote on the bill. "We will have the votes for Healthcare but not for the reconciliation d...More..

European Union fines Volkswagen's Scania truck arm for price fixing
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

European Union fines Volkswagen's Scania truck arm for price fixing

Five other companies - MAN, Daimler, Volvo, Iveco and DAF - admitted collusion over pricing in a bid to pass on the cost of complying with stricter emission regulations. Man, which also took part in the price r...More..

'Rifts within PTI over Qureshi's nomination as NA opposition leader'
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

'Rifts within PTI over Qureshi's nomination as NA opposition leader'

Addressing to a joint press conference in Karachi, MQM-P leader Farooq Sattar said the party shares the same opinion on several national issues with PTI. Shah added that though he had great respect for incumben...More..

Local businesses organize supply drive to help Puerto Rico relief effort
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Local businesses organize supply drive to help Puerto Rico relief effort

The generosity of so many going well beyond what Vazquez ever imagined. "Why is all of this still here?" asked Mario Catalino, of Puerto Rican Leadership Council. that were in the same position as my brother", ...More..

Yosemite National Park rock fall turns deadly
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Yosemite National Park rock fall turns deadly

This is the area where Horsetail Fall flows in winter and spring. A park helicopter is assessing the situation. Park officials confirmed one fatality and one injury. One person died due to the rockfall whil...More..

Confederate flags, cotton found on American University campus
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Confederate flags, cotton found on American University campus

Fanta Aw said, the significance of these posters appearing on the same night that Dr. Ibram Kendi shared his vision for the AU Antiracist Research and Policy Center can not be ignored. Authorities at American ...More..

Fatal shooting and big rig crash push I-80 traffic into Berkeley
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Fatal shooting and big rig crash push I-80 traffic into Berkeley

Richmond police around 9 a.m. were pursuing a black SUV in the westbound direction when the California Highway Patrol assisted by placing a spike strip down on the roadway, according to officials. When the driv...More..

Labour MP Emma Dent Coad defends 'vroom vroom' Prince Harry slur
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Labour MP Emma Dent Coad defends 'vroom vroom' Prince Harry slur

Prince Harry has qualified as an Apache helicopter commander , the Ministry of Defence has announced. He wrote: "He was selected for this on the basis of his inherent ability and aptitude". Maybe she though...More..

California moves up primary in possible big shift for 2020 vote
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

California moves up primary in possible big shift for 2020 vote

That could help possible California presidential hopefuls for 2020 such as Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti or US Senator Kamala Harris. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders has been active in the state early. Presidential ...More..

Husband charged with killing elementary school teacher
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Husband charged with killing elementary school teacher

They said she was found strangled with stab wounds on her neck and a trash bag over her head. A police timeline has reportedly revealed that before his wife was discovered dead on Saturday, Andrew drove with ...More..

North Korea Accuses US Of Declaring War
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

North Korea Accuses US Of Declaring War

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho on Monday accused Trump of declaring war on the North and threatened that Pyongyang would shoot down United States warplanes flying near the Korean Peninsula after Ameri...More..

Washington denies declaring war on North Korea as crisis escalates
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Washington denies declaring war on North Korea as crisis escalates

In a news conference with Spain's prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, on Tuesday, Trump kept up the heated rhetoric. "Not a preferred option". North Korea has reportedly been boosting defences on its east coas...More..

How to Watch Sporting CP vs. Barcelona
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

How to Watch Sporting CP vs. Barcelona

The visitors enjoyed the majority of the possession throughout the match, but clean chances were few and far between for both sides and ultimately it was an unfortunate own goal from Sebastian Coates which ...More..

Daines returns from South Korea trip
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Daines returns from South Korea trip

He acknowledged that every military option assumed a reaction from North Korea that endangered South Korean citizens, adding it's "foremost in our minds". The latest USA fighter jets have stealth capability cre...More..

After German election, Macron to set out his vision for Europe
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

After German election, Macron to set out his vision for Europe

On defence, he set out his vision for a joint civil protection force. In a major speech at the Sorbonne University in Paris , Macron said he wanted the European Union to have "autonomous capacity for action"...More..

Giant Rat That Eats Coconuts Discovered in Solomon Islands
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Giant Rat That Eats Coconuts Discovered in Solomon Islands

Then in 2015, a ranger captured one of the rats as it scurried out of a felled tree. It is the first rodent to have been discovered in the Solomon Islands after 80 years, joining creatures such as the dwarf...More..

Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the East Coast
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the East Coast

The surge watch also includes Cape Lookout northward to Duck. Along with gusty winds, rip currents will impact a large area of the East Coast, Chinchar said. Hurricane Lee, meanwhile, has strengthened into a ...More..

Manchester City vs. Shakhtar Donetsk live stream
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Manchester City vs. Shakhtar Donetsk live stream

The Brazil global has been in stunning form since arriving at the Etihad Stadium from Palmeiras in January, scoring 12 goals in 19 appearances for Pep Guardiola's side. Guardiola will be hoping not to lose ...More..

by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Where Is Hurricane Lee Going And When Will It Hit?

While Maria, now a Category 1 hurricane, is forecast to slowly move away from the North Carolina coast later Wednesday, tropical storm conditions are expected to continue along portions of it through Wednesda...More..

Greek PM congratulates German Chancellor Angela Merkel on election victory
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Greek PM congratulates German Chancellor Angela Merkel on election victory

Mr Macron's office says he wants his Europe strategy to play a role in Germany's coalition-building talks. Macron appeared to respond to FDP chief Christian Lindner directly on Tuesday, saying: "I don't have ...More..

Russian Federation reports completing destruction of all remaining Cold War-era chemical arms
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Russian Federation reports completing destruction of all remaining Cold War-era chemical arms

The president said Russia's example in delivering on its promise to destroy its arsenal should encourage other nations to follow suit. President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation was destroying its l...More..

Police in North Yorkshire bake for Macmillan coffee morning
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Police in North Yorkshire bake for Macmillan coffee morning

RSVP to putney@letsco-operate.com and you are welcome to bring a cake or something yummy to share (homemade or bought)! "This year we would like to dedicate our Macmillan coffee morning in honour of Sue Marsh...More..

Hate crime? Ally Steinfeld Missouri transgender teen murdered after coming out
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Hate crime? Ally Steinfeld Missouri transgender teen murdered after coming out

The body of 17 year-old Ally Steinfeld was found over the weekend, after a frantic search by her family that began earlier this month when she went missing. "Killing someone is very bad, but I mean to do it. oh...More..

Young Thug Arrested on Drug Related Charges
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Young Thug Arrested on Drug Related Charges

Brookhaven Police said they found narcotics, liquid codeine, two firearms, and a large amount of cash in the vehicle. The rapper appeared in court this morning and posted bond. The Atlanta rapper is looking at ...More..

Trump calls Facebook 'anti-Trump' after it agreed to aid Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Trump calls Facebook 'anti-Trump' after it agreed to aid Russian Federation probe

Before Facebook's decision to reveal the ads, special investigator Robert Mueller was the first person to get access to those ads. That was a reversal from late previous year, when CEO Mark Zuckerberg said...More..

European Union should have single economic and defence policies says Emmanuel Macron
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

European Union should have single economic and defence policies says Emmanuel Macron

He also called for a Europe wide carbon tax making the bloc even more economically uncompetitive against powers like the USA and China. Partial official results show France's conservatives on track to keep ...More..

Why Did Jared Kushner Register To Vote As A Woman?
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Why Did Jared Kushner Register To Vote As A Woman?

Is Jared Kushner a woman or an idiot? "If he (for some reason) knowingly registered as a woman - for what objective, I could not guess - that might be described as voter fraud, though it would have negligible...More..