Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Collier county schools ready to re-open Collier county schools ready to re-open

DeKalb County School District (DCSD) announced its plan to make up days missed during Hurricane Irma on September 22. In addition, DCSD schools and offices plan to remain open on Election Day on November 7. An off day on November 10 tentatively sch...

Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jaya health: Tamil Nadu minister Afraid of Sasikala, we lied about Jaya health: Tamil Nadu minister

Why this secrecy and why they (Sasikala and family) restricted access to the late Chief Minister? he asked. Sreenivasan was referring to the several claims made by OPS, his ministerial colleagues in Tamil Nadu and various AIADMK functionaries...

Jake Owen Collaborates with Florida Governor to Aid Irma Victims Jake Owen Collaborates with Florida Governor to Aid Irma Victims

Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida was awarded with federal Dislocated Worker Grants. "As we all go on about our lives and go back to football games and hanging out with our friends and family the people back in Florida are really suffering...

Child dies after being left in a auto in Toronto Child dies after being left in a auto in Toronto

Police say the child was pronounced dead in hospital. The boy, who is three and not four as initially reported by police, was found at about 2:30 p.m. Kosovac is scheduled to appear in court on October 16. Zeljna Kosovac, 50, was formally charged...

Crude Oil Hugs $50 Ahead Of OPEC Meeting Crude Oil Hugs $50 Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

The group's Joint Technical Committee, which met on Wednesday to assess members' compliance with pledged cuts, didn't discuss deeper or longer cuts, said a delegate, who asked not to be identified because the talks were private. The problem of a sh...

Dershowitz Slams Plame's Apology on Anti-Semitic Article Tweet Dershowitz Slams Plame's Apology on Anti-Semitic Article Tweet

This, Giraldi argued, would be "kind-of-like a warning on a bottle of rat poison". Wilson retweeted the article Thursday morning with no additional commentary, but after receiving a flood of critical replies, posted a series of tweets defending h...

USA and Iran meet as Donald Trump threat looms over nuclear deal USA and Iran meet as Donald Trump threat looms over nuclear deal

Zarif said Trump's speech demonstrated the ignorance and populist behaviour of the US President regarding foreign policy, the country's official news agency IRNA reported. Should Trump decide not to recertify Iran's compliance, Congress would hav...

Trump, Erdogan Reject Iraqi Kurdish Vote on Independence Trump, Erdogan Reject Iraqi Kurdish Vote on Independence

The video footage shows Mr. Amos, in a beige suit and black shirt, cooperating with security guards escorting him out of the venue, but as he reached the center aisle, different men launched themselves at Mr. Erdogan held a meeting at the East West...

Hassan Rouhani slams Trump in United Nations speech Hassan Rouhani slams Trump in United Nations speech

After officials from Iran and the world powers held talks on Wednesday, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini reported that all parties, including the United States, agreed that that Iran was complying with the deal. We all agreed that all...

War of words escalates between North Korean leader and Donald Trump War of words escalates between North Korean leader and Donald Trump

Washington today authorized a tough new raft of sanctions in the latest effort to tighten the screws on Pyongyang over its banned weapons programs, following its sixth nuclear test - the largest yet - and the firing of two missiles over Japan...

SC elections were not targeted by Russian hackers SC elections were not targeted by Russian hackers

He said hacking attempts are not uncommon. Cox says that even before Friday's notification, the state did not suspect that hackers had made any attempts to breach Utah elections systems. The Wisconsin Elections Commission could soon decide whether ...

Afghan President backs new United States policy on terrorism Afghan President backs new United States policy on terrorism

The Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has expressed concern over terrorist threats and backed the new US Strategy. Ghani, in a separate interview with National Public Radio due to air on September 21, revealed some details of Trump's Afghan strategy ...

Korea threatens U.S. with 'horrible nuclear strike and miserable and final ruin' Korea threatens U.S. with 'horrible nuclear strike and miserable and final ruin'

Earlier on Monday, Russia and China began a joint naval drill near to Russian port at Vladivostok, close to the North Korean-Russian border, according to Chinese state news agency Xinhua. North Korea has repeatedly defied the United Nations to conduc...

Trump makes 'deplorable' joke in meeting with South Korean president Trump makes 'deplorable' joke in meeting with South Korean president

Moon said he highly appreciated the recent UN Security Council resolutions against North Korean's "provocations" and said the body's swift action showed the worldwide community was "collectively outraged" by Pyongyang's actions. "I hope North Kor...

Pakistan has developed short-range n-weapons to counter India: Abbasi Pakistan has developed short-range n-weapons to counter India: Abbasi

At the same event, he also alleged that the Indian aggression along the Line of Control (LoC) was meant to draw attention away from the actual struggle of the Kashmiris "who have today risen against the Indian occupation there". He reiterated Pakis...

Pelosi Leaves Her Press Conference Amid Immigration Activists' Protest Pelosi Leaves Her Press Conference Amid Immigration Activists' Protest

As for Trump, he says he is talking about DACA, not the DREAM Act , so he appears to stand on stronger ground than Pelosi on his amnesty remark. "Where was your resistance then?" the protesters said to Pelosi. At Friday's press briefing, Sanders s...

Israeli Missile Intercepts 'Hezbollah-Controlled' Drone Israeli Missile Intercepts 'Hezbollah-Controlled' Drone

The Israeli Air Force says it intercepted it in the demilitarized zone between Israel and Syria and shot it down using a Patriot missile. "A short while ago, the IDF intercepted a UAV that attempted to infiltrate Israeli airspace in the Golan Heigh...

Iran's Rouhani pushes back on Trump Iran's Rouhani pushes back on Trump

As Trump plays reality host and teases the decision, Iranian president Hassan Rouhani is warning him not withdraw from the deal . "I declare to you the Islamic Republic of Iran will not be the first country to violate the agreement, but it will re...

Boris 'will quit in days if May opts for a soft Brexit' Boris 'will quit in days if May opts for a soft Brexit'

On Friday night he published his vision for a "glorious" Brexit in which he said the United Kingdom should not pay any money to Brussels in order to access the single market after a transition period. This option is similar to the arrangemen...

IDF, US Army celebrate inauguration of first American base in Israel IDF, US Army celebrate inauguration of first American base in Israel

Both countries believe the establishment of a permanent US base on Israeli soil will enhance the ability to handle future challenges. Gen. John Gronski, deputy commander of US Army National Guard in Europe, said the air base "symbolizes the strong bo...

Trump administration commits to 'balanced' energy strategy, not Paris Agreement Trump administration commits to 'balanced' energy strategy, not Paris Agreement

Administration's decision to withdraw from Paris". Following publication of the original report, the White House fired back with a more candid take on its own intentions. We're 40 percent of our way toward the Paris agreement already... The prime...

Spicejet flight skids at Mumbai airport runway , stuck in mud Spicejet flight skids at Mumbai airport runway , stuck in mud

Due to the heavy rains and runway closure at the Mumbai airport, flight operations will continue to be impacted on Wednesday. In the wake of heavy rains, the schools and colleges in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) were instructed by the Mahara...

Nations start signing nuke ban treaty opposed by big powers Nations start signing nuke ban treaty opposed by big powers

The island and 40 other States endorsed the initiative adopted on July 7, which prohibits the development, testing, production, acquisition, possession, storage and transfer, as well as the threat of use of those lethal devices considered a serious d...

Kenyan election must be rerun because it was not transparent, says court Kenyan election must be rerun because it was not transparent, says court

Kenyatta won a second term in last month's elections with 54 per cent of the vote, beating out opposition leader Raila Odinga. Providing details today about the ruling that nullified the vote earlier this month, deputy chief justice Philomena Mwilu...

Mueller's office has interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who has authority over Russiagate Mueller's office has interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who has authority over Russiagate

Trump met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on May 10 in the Oval Office - one day after the dismissal. But the questioning is nonetheless an indication of investigators' continued interest in the circumstances surrounding Comey's ouster,...

Toys Toys "R" Us files for bankruptcy protection

Despite filing for bankruptcy protection , Toys "R" Us says it will continue with its expansion in south Barrie. Fitch Ratings on Monday downgraded the long-term issuer default ratings (IDRs) for Toys "R" Us . Maybe in the US, Toys "R" Us is no...

This is why Trump wants a massive military parade on Pennsylvania Avenue This is why Trump wants a massive military parade on Pennsylvania Avenue

General Assembly. But on day one, the spotlight was on U.S. President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron . Addressing the General Assembly, Netanyahu, who vehemently opposes the deal with Iran, called Tehran's nuclear ambitions a "dark ...

Police release 911 audio in Kenneka Jenkins investigation Police release 911 audio in Kenneka Jenkins investigation

She was attending a party on the ninth floor of the hotel a day and a half before her body was found. Martin says she showed up at the hotel herself to try to find her in the hours after she didn't come home. Police claimed Jenkins walked into the ...

Vehicle careens into Boise crowd, sends 11 to hospital Vehicle careens into Boise crowd, sends 11 to hospital

He says "some of the injuries are serious, but none of them are critical". "And after that it was sheer screaming". In a news release, police said that the investigation is ongoing and that it will be forwarded to the Ada County prosecutor for possi...

Police deploy in Iraqi oil city Kirkuk after deadly clash Police deploy in Iraqi oil city Kirkuk after deadly clash

Responding to Fallon's comments, Massoud Barzani reiterated, " Referendum and dialogue are both tools for independence and that, since no alternative had been presented that could guarantee independence talks and Baghdad's readiness to commence such...

Ryanair offers pilots €12000 bonus to forgo annual leave Ryanair offers pilots €12000 bonus to forgo annual leave

Ryanair faces a compensation bill of up to £17.7 million for the fiasco after it was forced to shelve up to 50 flights daily. After first attempting to shift the blame on the WEATHER, its abrasive boss Michael O'Leary then finally admitted the...

Russian helicopter fires missile at spectators at drills Russian helicopter fires missile at spectators at drills

It shows that the rocket fired by the gunship hit a military truck which had an antenna. A number of Russian outlets suggested the incident happened during the Zapad 2017 military exercises. The online 66.ru portal said the accident happened on eit...

Trump threatens at the United Nations to 'totally destroy' North Korea Trump threatens at the United Nations to 'totally destroy' North Korea

Trump's words Tuesday likely won't calm many fears, but he's clearly gambling on North Korea backing down in the face of big talk. "The scourge of our planet today is a small group of rogue regimes ... "The United States is one out of 193 coun...

Petition filed to restore Nawaz Sharif Petition filed to restore Nawaz Sharif

It ordered that fresh summons should be issued for the former first family to appear on the next hearing, directing that the summons be dispatched to the family's London address. He also called for day-to-day proceedings on the references against Sha...

3 takeaways from the Tide's win over Colorado State 3 takeaways from the Tide's win over Colorado State

Darius Anderson ran for two touchdowns for TCU (3-0) in the second half, including the first drive after halftime. He threw for 248 yards and ran for 103 more. Those mental errors proved costly at times last week, as the Crimson Tide gave up a seas...

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