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Hurricane Jose Could Near US East Coast Next Week

No coastal watches or warnings are in effect for Jose, but the storm is expected to "generate swells that will spread northward, reaching the mid-Atlantic coast and the coast of southern New England during the next few days". "Interests along the US east coast from North Carolina to New England should monitor the progress of Jose during the next several days". The storm's maximum sustained winds... [Full Article...]

Trump's warning against "chain migration" new bump for talks on immigration legislation

In the United States , a fraction of green cards are issued annually based on family connections, including spouses, children and some extended family members, a practice that conservative organizations have warned against. While allowing young people who came to the USA illegally to stay in the country is broadly popular, immigration hardliners consider it amnesty. Offering them legal protecti... [Full Article...]

Tropical Depression Fourteen forms in far eastern Atlantic

The storm was moving west-northwest at 8 miles per hour. At this time , the National Hurricane Center keeps Jose just offshore and doesn't predict that the storm will make landfall in the USA over the next 3 to 5 days. The loop back toward the coast comes after Jose is expected to travel southwest - essentially backwards - and then move closer to shore. The second wave, located closer t... [Full Article...]

Nine million people without power as Irma death toll climbs

Nine million people without power as Irma death toll climbs By 10 p.m. Monday the center said five more calls were made for help. Victims were suffering from respiratory distress, dehydration and other heat-related injuries. Mainly, however, he sought to highlight the work of federal, state and local agencies, which have received praise for their coordination amid trying circumstances. [Full Article...]

What is Sardar Sarovar Dam

What is Sardar Sarovar Dam Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday inaugurate the newly constructed second biggest dam, Sardar Sarovar Dam, almost six decades after its foundation stone was laid, during his visit to Gujarat on his birthday, state BJP spokesperson Bharat Pandya said earlier. [Full Article...]

Probe opens into 8 deaths at Florida nursing home

Probe opens into 8 deaths at Florida nursing home More than 100 people were evacuated from the Rehabilitation Center, in Hollywood , on Wednesday morning where residents were suffering from intense heat and lack of power after the deadly hurricane . "This situation is unfathomable", he said. Some of the patients admitted to nearby Memorial Regional Hospital had temperatures of up to 106 degrees, hospital officials said Thursday. [Full Article...]

Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away at 98

Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away at 98 Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman met Singh at the Indian Army's RR hospital on Saturday evening. Educated at Montgomery, British India (now in Pakistan), he had joined the RAF College, Cranwell in 1938 and was commissioned as a pilot officer in December the following year. [Full Article...]

UN Security council condemns North Korea's test

The report says the tests conducted by Seoul were immediately after North Korea launched an intermediate-range Hwasong-12 from the vicinity of Sunan airport near Pyongyang early Friday morning. September 3: North Korea carries out its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date, claiming it was a hydrogen bomb. "South Korea posture, respond to North Korea's growing nuclear and miss... [Full Article...]

Fire breaks out in RK Studio in Chembur

Fire breaks out in RK Studio in Chembur However, the being a Saturday there was no crew at the set. Mumbai's popular R.K.Studios, in Chembur , caught fire on Saturday afternoon. No casualty has been reported after the incident and the reason behind this statement will be revealed only after the investigation is done. [Full Article...]

Deaths and Damage in Hurricane-Affected US Nursing Facilities

Deaths and Damage in Hurricane-Affected US Nursing Facilities The call came after a transformer that powered the air conditioning went out. The death toll across the Caribbean stood at 38, AP reported. Trump's comments were reminiscent of a similarly ill-timed remark by former President George W. [Full Article...]

Hillary Clinton Renews Long-Shot Call To End The Electoral College

Hillary Clinton Renews Long-Shot Call To End The Electoral College You may have noticed Hillary Clinton back on your TV screen lately. " What Happened " is what has been described by publisher Simon & Schuster as a candid account of Clinton's devastating election loss to Donald Trump , along with what the whole ordeal taught her, according to Fortune . [Full Article...]

California legislature passes bill requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns

California legislature passes bill requiring presidential candidates to release tax returns The bill, known as SB54, bans law enforcement officials from asking about the immigration status of people under arrest, and prevents local police from being "deputized as immigration agents", The Associated Press reports . The governor of IL signed a bill last month protecting people from being detained simply due to their immigration status or because they are the subject of an immigration-rela... [Full Article...]

Iceland PM calls snap vote as paedophile furor crashes coalition

Iceland PM calls snap vote as paedophile furor crashes coalition In 2004, Hjalti Sigurjon Hauksson was convicted of raping his stepdaughter nearly every day for 12 years, and sentenced to five years in the slammer. Following the release of the Panama Papers last April , Iceland's left-wing opposition had hoped to sweep to power on a wave of discontent after the trove of documents detailing account holders in offshore tax havens included a great number of the... [Full Article...]

Crypto prices dive as China shuts exchanges

Crypto prices dive as China shuts exchanges David Coker, lecturer at Westminster Business School, said: "While the Chinese regulator's crackdown in bitcoin exchanges was not surprising - China has been trying to put a stop on capital flight for several years now - its actions simply won't be effective for three reasons". [Full Article...]

'An in-form Ronaldo would have scored 4...'

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has claimed that English sides do not perform well in the Champions League because they place more emphasis on domestic fixtures. The Wales global will be the only member of his team's "BBC" strike force available for Sunday evening's La Liga game at early leaders Real Sociedad, with Madrid missing the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo and injured Karim Benze... [Full Article...]

Khalsa aid starts langar sewa for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Khalsa aid starts langar sewa for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan visited Naypyitaw, the capital of Myanmar, on Friday (Sept 15) and met Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi . "Our investigation makes it crystal clear that its own security forces, along with vigilante mobs, are responsible for burning Rohingya homes", said Hassan. [Full Article...]

Over 100 escaped British Virgin Islands prisoners re-captured

Over 100 escaped British Virgin Islands prisoners re-captured Charles Morrison, 89, an evacuee from the Dutch part of the island, Sint Maarten, said one person was killed when the hotel he was staying in was flooded and partially destroyed. Clouthier says they're still unsure whether their home away from home is still standing. But there was still urgent need for assistance. The UK has sent military planes, and on Sunday the Royal Navy said local p... [Full Article...]

GOP Speaker Says Trump Didn't Cut Deal With Dems

GOP Speaker Says Trump Didn't Cut Deal With Dems But Trump's tweet misstated the headline corporate tax rate in China . Manchin said even with the current tax rate, the government receives only about 20 percent because of the credits, so removing them would actually provide more money. [Full Article...]

White cop acquitted in death of a black man, violent protests ensue

White cop acquitted in death of a black man, violent protests ensue Indeed, racial tension remains high after a grand jury declined to indict the White former officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black teen, Michael Brown , in Ferguson , Missouri. "We might not get what we want", Wilson said at the time. "This court, as the trier of fact, is simply not firmly convinced of defendant's guilt". [Full Article...]

Trump's tweets after London attack draw anger from the UK

Trump's tweets after London attack draw anger from the UK McMaster responded by trying to spin Trump's tweet as merely pointing out that major law enforcement agencies are concerned about terrorist attacks , which is not what Trump tweeted. "Must be proactive!" Trump said in one tweet. Britain raised its national threat level to maximum on Friday after a bomb detonated on a London Underground train, and Prime Minister Theresa May said troops... [Full Article...]


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