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Locals applaud Trump's emergency declaration on drug epidemic

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Dr. Neil Capretto, at the Gateway Rehabilitation Center in Beaver County, reacted to the president's announcement, saying "Declaring it as a national emergency will hopefully bring more attention to the problem, and make more people aware of it, and also bring more funding to treatment and prevention". Read More »

Mark Stoneman has chance to Cook up Ashes spot

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Surrey opener Stoneman is now positioned second in the leading run-scorer in this season of County Championship Division One with 828 runs from nine matches at an average close to 60 and a highest score of 197 while Hampshire leg-spinner Crane has 16 wickets from five games this season. Read More »

$-0.06 EPS Expected for Pretium Resources Inc (PVG)

St Germain D J Co Inc increased Stericycle Inc (SRCL) stake by 5.82% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Analysts are projecting that the stock will reach $4.57 on a short term (1 year) basis. Therefore 100% are positive. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 17 by Roth Capital. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, August 24 with "Speculative Buy". Read More »

JDU backs Venkaiah Naidu in slamming Ansari's 'political propaganda' remark

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Venkaiah Naidu hit back at outgoing vice-president Hamid Ansari's statement by calling it "political propaganda", the Janata Dal (United) (JDU) on Friday came out in support of the former. He also added that democracy is questioned when the voice of the minorities are unheard, as the opposition groups are not let to express their views. Read More »

Horrifying bodycam footage shows moment cop is shot at point-blank range

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Orr had continued to talk on the phone while unloading his gun into Smith, who sustained a life-threatening neck wound and two broken arms in the shocking attack. At least two of the eight rounds were fired while Smith was lying on the ground and another two were fired as Smith ran for cover, according to prosecutors. Read More »

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

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In Manila, residents and workers left their homes and offices during the quake. Government employees gather in front of their building after an quake hit Manila on August 11, 2017.br / A strong 6.2-magnitude natural disaster rocked the region south of the Philippine capital on August 11, causing buildings in Manila to sway, seismologists said. Read More »

Jobs figure jolts stock markets, dollar higher

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The government also said it will seek all methods possible to resolving tensions with the cooperation of other countries. Tillerson's tone was in sharp contrast to that of USA president Donald Trump , who warned on Tuesday any North Korean threat to the United States would be met with " fire and fury ". Read More »

Explosion At House In Sunderland

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Northumbria police said on Twitter that they were aware of the incident and that emergency services were attending the scene. Tracey Pounder, 51, said: "I heard an almighty bang". North East Ambulance Service tweeted: 'Currently attending an incident at a private address on Rosslyn Avenue in Ryhope, Sunderland. One eyewitness said: "Big explosion at Rosslyn Avenue in Ryhope - a house has been completely levelled to the ground". Read More »

Brentford and QPR to meet in Carabao Cup

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The draw was conducted in the Sky Sports studios by Alex McLeish and John Salako, alongside host Julian Warren. The draw is regionalised, but last night there was confusion over which teams were home and away. UNITED will face League Two outfit Newport County at Elland Road in the second round of the Carabao Cup . Premier League side Swansea City were drawn away to League One side Milton Keynes Dons with the clubs last meeting being a 1-0 victory over the Dons back in February 2008 in the ... Read More »

Google celebrates hip hop history with an epic Doodle

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Google Doodle has marked the anniversary of the birth of hip hop with a game that features an interactive turntable allowing you to mix tracks using a selection of ground-breaking hip hop records. And with that, Hip Hop was born. A panel from Ed Piskor's "Hip Hop Family Tree". It's a graffiti-style interactive doodle which starts off with a brief introduction from Fab 5 Freddy , the former host of the '90s era hit show Yo! Hip Hop is a subculture and an art movement that began developing ... Read More »

Proposal To Make 'Vande Mataram' Must In Mumbai Municipal Schools Cleared

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Once the civic chief forwards the proposal to the state government and affter getting its nod, the proposal will be implemented in all civic-run schools. Now, the proposal will be sent to the civic chief for his opinion. However, in February 2017, the top court had said that the Indian Constitution does not have the concept of a national song. Read More »

Evangelical Adviser: Bible Gives Trump Authority to Take Out Kim

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God has endowed rulers full power to use whatever means necessary - including war - to stop evil. And last... "What the president is doing is sending a strong message to North Korea in language that Kim Jong Un can understand, because he doesn't seem to understand diplomatic language". Read More »

North Korean missiles could reach United States territory Guam in 14 minutes

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President Donald Trump, in turn, warned any threats to the USA from North Korea would be met with "fire and fury ". Japan said it had conducted joint air drills with US supersonic bombers in Japanese skies close to the Korean peninsula on Tuesday as tension in the region escalates amid North Korea's continued ballistic missile tests. Read More »

Memorial underway for former Gov. Mark White

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Dolph Briscoe . Hundreds of people lined up to pay their respects to former Gov. Mark White as he lied in state at the Texas Capitol. White's body on Thursday will be taken to Austin, where he will lay in state in the Capitol rotunda from noon to 3 p.m. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez to miss start of season through injury

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Sanchez in particular has been the subject of intense speculation about his future amid reported interest from the big-spending duo of Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain. Arsenal also embark on a new campaign uncertain whether they will hold onto a key member of its squad. At the moment the most active have been United, City and Liverpool a bit. Read More »

Oxford Circus station evacuated after fire on Tube train

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Oxford Circus Tube station in central London has been evacuated due to reports of a fire. An alarm was going off with an announcement asking for the "captain". She looked scared. Some people were running up the escalator but they had shut certain exits, although it was very orderly. London Fire Brigade said it was called to the scene at 8.50am and that three fire engines had been sent. Read More »

Cruise passengers warn to turn off lights to avoid private attack

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Nothing ended up happening, Jasinski wrote, besides passengers becoming increasingly anxious about any ship - large or small - that came up on the horizon. However, Fox News reports the ship was equipped with pirate-eluding tools, including fire hoses, officers on watch, and a even Sonic Boom weapon that could knock pirates off their ladders. Read More »

Who will be Sri Lanka's next Foreign Minister?

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Karunanayake resigned following making a special statement in Parliament with regard to the allegations that have been leveled against him. "An example was set at this moment that the government is not interfering into investigations", the Premier said . Read More »

Death Penalty Possible For Accused Killer of Lt. Aaron Allan

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Marion Superior Court Judge Sheila Carlisle entered a not guilty plea on Brown's behalf and asked him several questions, including whether he understood the charges and the penalties he could face. He answered each with "yes, ma'am" or "yes" during the brief hearing. Brown is charged with murder in Lt. Allan's death. Authorities have not disclosed a possible motive in Allan's killing. Read More »

McCain proposes Afghan strategy, seeks gratuated costs on Pak

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The Pentagon's plans do not call for a radical departure from the limited approach endorsed by former president Barack Obama, and several officials have credited Mr Trump with rightly asking tough questions, such as how the prescribed approach might lead to success. Read More »

Holyrood flexes muscles ahead of Brexit talks

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The legislation to formally remove the United Kingdom from the European Union will not be changed by Westminster, a senior member of Theresa May's Cabinet has said despite threats from SNP ministers to refuse consent for the Bill as it stands. Read More »

Guam a 'pawn' in US-North Korea confrontation - academic

While many are concerned about the recent threats by North Korea it should be pointed out that this is not the first time that North Korea has threatened Guam . But his ability to offer economic incentives like reopening the Kaesong Industrial Complex have been impeded by global sanctions, and his calls for dialogue with Pyongyang have been rejected. Read More »

United States imposes sanctions on officials in Venezuela

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The commission will remove the legal immunity of the national assembly members. Meanwhile, the ruling party's number two has warned that opposition candidates wanting to compete in upcoming elections would need certificates of " good conduct " from a newly installed Constituent Assembly stacked with Maduro loyalists. Read More »

Weather Authority Forecast for Thursday, August 10th

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Expect a top temperature around 96 degrees on Wednesday , with light winds from the south. East wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. The high today will be in the mid 80s for most communities. Sunday is actually looking better now with a mix of clouds and sun and just a slight chance for a pop-up storm. Read More »