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Puerto Rico angry at Trump official 'good-news story' remark

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And the administration announced a three-star general overseeing the US military's efforts to move supplies into and throughout the island would go to Puerto Rico . Trump is expected to visit the island on Tuesday but the White House confirmed this morning that his wife Melania will not make the trip as she did after previous disasters. Read More »

Donald Trump to visit Asia in November, but India not in itinerary

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It is the date the North celebrates the founding of the North Korean communist party . Trump has maintained a consistent focus on North Korea since becoming president, if punctuated by inflammatory remarks. The threat is now at increased attention of the media and governments across the globe due to persistent testing of nuclear missiles under the command of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un. Read More »

Teenager carrying knife arrested in Melbourne CBD

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Victoria Police Acting Superintendent Wayne Newman talking to journalists. Police have ruled out any terrorism link, and say they do not believe the man meant to harm anyone. "He came out of the auto with a black baton - full head-to-toe black military gear - took a backpack out of the vehicle to simulate a bomb and then he was telling the cops to come for him", Jolon Cooke told the ABC . Read More »

Theresa May gives ousted Tory MPs another reason to dislike her

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Mr Hammond said: "Young people are anxious that life will be harder for them than it was for their parents - owning a home is a key part of that". The moves come after members of the PM's inner circle were incensed by the latest attack on her authority by the Foreign Secretary, which came on the eve of the conference in Manchester. Read More »

Gov. Abbott delivers $50 million in Harvey aid to Houston's mayor

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But Turner, in a letter earlier in the week to Abbott, said that still left Houston on the hook for 10 percent of what he estimated Friday would be about $260 million in debris removal costs. The tone of Mr. Turner's and Mr. Abbott's joint news conference was serious at times, but also lighthearted. "This is what the state of Texas is for". Read More »

Saeed sends Rs 100 cr defamation notice to Pak Foreign minister

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The ECP official said the ministry earlier this week informed the commission that the MML was linked to the banned Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant group, which was formed by Hafiz Saeed, who carries a $10 million USA bounty on his head. It is shocking to know that the foreign minister of my country is accusing Hafiz Muhammad Saeed of taking wine. This is abusive language and can never be used for my client. Read More »

Hurricane Maria a reminder of 'second-class' status for some

In the meetings, the board said it also requested that several federal agencies assign employees "to the board for the next several months to support Puerto Rico's recovery efforts". An insurance adjuster said roads have virtually vanished on parts of the island. The storm knocked out the country's power grid and left millions of people without potable water. Read More »

Puerto Rican family returns home to shattered house

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The president asserted that Cruz was being influence by Democrats who were telling her to "be nasty to Trump". She worked as an adviser to the San Juan mayor and the president of Puerto Rico's House of representatives, according to her biography. Read More »

Hess Midstream Partners LP (HESM) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research

UBS Group AG lifted its stake in shares of Shell Midstream Partners, L.P.by 76.1% during the first quarter. Center Coast Cap Limited Partnership holds 0.8% or 1.39M shares. for the upcoming year, brokerages expect that The corporation to post earnings of $4.10 for a share, with Earnings Per Share estimates between $3.91 to $4.46. Read More »

Azhar Ali keeps Pakistan firm against Sri Lanka

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Having made his Test debut against Australia at Lord's in Pakistan's neutral venue series in England in 2010, Ali has been a significant part of the national team, primarily due to his consistent performance with the bat. Openers Shan Masood (59) and Sami Aslam (51) provided Pakistan a prolific start as the duo shared a 114-run opening stand and laid a solid foundation after they resumed at 64 without loss. Read More »

Is Roy Moore Proof That The GOP Is More Extremist Than Ever?

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The New York Times: Alabama Election Results: Roy Moore Advances in Race for U.S. Senate Seat - " Roy Moore , a former State Supreme Court chief justice, defeated Senator Luther Strange on Tuesday in the Republican runoff to fill the United States Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions , now the attorney general ". Read More »

Trump says military action against North Korea would be devastating

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The South Korean leader also called for efforts to strengthen the joint defense capabilities of South Korean and US forces. The Treasury Department announced Tuesday it has sanctioned eight North Korean banks and 26 individuals in a number of other countries who were acting as their agents-in several other countries, including Russian Federation and China. Read More »

Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor over Maria response

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He continued: "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan , and others in Puerto Rico , who are not able to get their workers to help". Cruz on Friday rejected Duke's assessment, telling CNN's Alisyn Camerota, "Dammit, this is not a good news story ". Rihanna on Thursday shared an image with the president of the New York Daily News's September 27 front page which read, "No food, no water, no power, no medical care for the dying ..." The Teamsters union and the AFL-CIO, ... Read More »

Over 300 National Guardsmen heading to Puerto Rico to help with recovery

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Eight days after impact, the vast majority of the island remains without power and almost half its inhabitants were without access to drinking water, FEMA officials said Thursday. Virgin Islands. He has staunchly defended the Trump administration for its relief response, which Trump noted in one of his Thursday night Twitter posts. Read More »

Brexit set to dominate European Union leaders' meeting

European Union leaders insist the talks must make "sufficient progress" on Britain's financial settlement, the rights of citizens hit by Brexit and the status of the Ireland-Northern Ireland border before they can be broadened to include future relations and trade between Britain and the EU. Read More »

President Trump's Criticism Of San Juan Mayor Draws Ire Of Mass. Senators

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Mr. Jackson, who has responded to natural disasters and emergencies for more than two decades, said the collaboration of volunteers in Puerto Rico reminded him of another historic tragedy. "With that same fire and fury to save the people of Puerto Rico from what is going to be a disaster here in this island". Though more than 1 million Puerto Ricans have now received water and food rations, telecommunications have only been restored to 30 percent of the island. Read More »

'Best MLA' Awardee Jagdish Mukhi Appointed As Assam Governor

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Admiral (Retd) Devendra Kumar Joshi will be the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in place of Mukhi, a press release issued by the president's office said. Purohit and company took the ownership of the newspaper from former Congress leader Vidya Charan Shukla in 1978. Chief Minister "Edappadi" K Palaniswami on Saturday greeted newly-appointed full-time Governor of Tamil Nadu Banwarilal Purohit. Read More »

Are the Georgia Bulldogs for Real? Yes!

Georgia's defense ranks eighth nationally in scoring defense, allowing just 11.1 points per game, and Smart was asked if he inherited talent that was well-suited to run the type of schemes he wants on defense. Sure, there have been other times when Georgia went to Knoxville expected to win and instead left with its heads bowed. "That's awesome", Smart said. Read More »

Music teacher allegedly contaminated flutes with bodily fluids

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The Fullerton, Saugus, Fountain Valley, Newport-Mesa Unified and Capistrano Unified school districts sent messages to parents alerting them that a performer associated with a nonprofit called Flutes Across the World distributed the instruments, the Orange Country Register reported Saturday. Read More »

Ohio State releases hype trailer for Rutgers game

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The Scarlet Knights have had a rough go of it to start the year. With the receivers and Barrett seeming out of sync in their week one game against in, the group has begun getting it together and are heading back to the double-headed monster Ohio State football has always seen. Read More »

New Senate GOP budget would pave the way for tax rewrite

Trump and congressional Republicans this week released the outlines of a almost $6 trillion tax cut plan. The new analysis by the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute and the Brookings Institution, crunched the numbers in the Republican proposal and found the top 1 percent would see their after-tax income jump an average 8.7 percent. Read More »

Birmingham set to mount formal bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

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The government is backing the bid, saying that hosting the Games would provide value for the public money that would be invested and have benefits for Birmingham, the West Midlands and the United Kingdom as a whole. Ian Ward, the interim leader of Birmingham City Council and chairman of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bid Committee, said: "We have worked closely with the DCMS and the Treasury to create a compelling, compliant and value for money bid for Birmingham to host the 2022 ... Read More »

Columbus police officer shot after pursuit, manhunt underway for suspect

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Saturday. "It's senseless and only Quentin Starke knows why he did these things". Police say Lamar D. Reynolds, 36, is being held on a murder charge. Police are investigating whether Starke was killed by the trooper or by turning the gun on himself. Ar around 12:21 p.m, an ISP trooper was searching a river bank near the scene of the first shooting and encountered Stark. Read More »