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Unemployment rates down sharply in Lima region

Unemployment rates down sharply in Lima region Of those, 181,300 were working, but 13,100 were without jobs. It was 6.8 percent in June. The number of unemployed was 6,900, up from last year's 6,300, and the number of employed dropped to 97,900 from 99,700. Department Director Linda Chu Takayama says a 2.6 percent jobless rate means Hawaii is essentially at full employment. It was 10.7 percent in July and 8.5 percent in June. [Full Article...]

Sessions urges California governor not to sign 'sanctuary' bill into law

Sessions urges California governor not to sign 'sanctuary' bill into law Brown said she requested to meet with Sessions during his visit, but she never got a response from the attorney general or his staff. Meanwhile in San Francisco the immigration issue led a group of DACA recipients to disrupt a press conference held by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi. [Full Article...]

All Is Well in UP; says CM Adityanath

All Is Well in UP; says CM Adityanath Yogi said that his government has been successful at controlling the "jungle raj" which was created by the earlier government. "In chheh mahinon mein ek bhi danga nahi hua (In Uttar Pradesh, on average two riots took place every week between 2012 and 2017, but there has been no riot in these six months)", Adityanath said at a media conference while releasing a booklet, "Badh chala Uttar Pradesh... [Full Article...]

Facebook post prompts bribery investigation in Singapore F1 Grand Prix

Facebook post prompts bribery investigation in Singapore F1 Grand Prix Attendance at the Singapore Grand Prix rose 19 per cent in 2017, underscoring the popularity of the race, whose contract was extended last week for four years. Fresh from finishing second at the Singapore Grand Prix , the Aussie joined race victor Lewis Hamilton and third place-getter Valtteri Bottas for the post-race interview. [Full Article...]

British Columbia Proposes Ban on Corporate and Union Donations in Elections

British Columbia Proposes Ban on Corporate and Union Donations in Elections Opposition house leader Mike de Jong confronted Horgan in the legislature with comments he made to the media prior to the election in which he denied that it was his plan to use public money to finance political parties. "I'm owning up to what I said before the campaign; I don't want you to think that I'm running away from this, because I'm not". Under the new rules, parties may no longer accept... [Full Article...]

KENYA: Judge hits back at 'threats' over election re-run

KENYA: Judge hits back at 'threats' over election re-run The Supreme Court, which gave a summary of its findings when it invalidated Kenyatta's election victory, said it would read its detailed ruling on Wednesday at 0700 GMT. A petition has already been filed with the court to have the two investigated over "gross misconduct". Odinga has claimed the election results were rigged. [Full Article...]

Louis Police Officers Shout Chants To Protesters

The police arrested more than 80 people on Sunday night, but reports have emerged that they were unable to leave the scene after the police surrounded them. Violence that marred the mostly peaceful protests on Friday resulted in 11 police officers being injured and 33 people being arrested, officials said tonight. [Full Article...]

In United Nations debut, Trump calls for reform

In United Nations debut, Trump calls for reform Trump is scheduled to address the world body, which he has criticized as weak and incompetent, on Tuesday. And there's little sign that talks involving the U.S., North Korea and other interested countries can be arranged amid the nearly weekly barrage of weapons tests and threats, let alone stop the North's determined nuclear march. [Full Article...]

Authorities seeking three missing children

Authorities seeking three missing children She was driving a maroon 2003 Cadillac CTS with license plate 561XEY. The vehicle was seen traveling in the direction of northwest Iowa or Minnesota. Lillian and Adia are twins, the alert said. Olivia is described as a 3-foot female with long, dark brown hair wearing pink sleeper pajamas and green slippers. [Full Article...]

Kim Jong Un vows to achieve 'equilibrium of force' with US

Kim Jong Un vows to achieve 'equilibrium of force' with US Meanwhile, the United Nations Security Council has condemned the launch of yet another ballistic missile by the North Korea and called on the country's leadership to halt such activities and explore resumption of honest dialogue on denuclearisation. [Full Article...]

China urges peaceful, diplomatic resolution to North Korea tensions

China urges peaceful, diplomatic resolution to North Korea tensions A still of a news bulletin aired by North Korea's KRT on July 4, 2017, shows what was said to be the preparation of the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, in North Korea's northwest. Reports from China-North Korean border said the China has amassed troops to prepare for any eventuality and even held periodic exercises envisaging different scenarios. [Full Article...]

Vaghela leads 3rd front in Gujarat

Vaghela leads 3rd front in Gujarat Congress strategists feel Vaghela's Jan Vikalp could do an AAP in Gujarat but the problem is that the opposition party lacks a popular face to attract the voters in the western state. Despite a barrage of questions, which saw him perspiring, Vaghela couldn't identify the type of political setup his political outfit would have. Earlier, there were speculations that he might join the BJP , but now ... [Full Article...]

IDF Welcomes "Historic" Establishment of US Military Base on Israeli Soil

IDF Welcomes On Monday, the Israeli Air Force declared that the United States military's European Command (EUCOM) had opened a "base within a base" at the IDF's air defense school, west of the towns of Dimona and Yeruham in southern Israel. The David's Sling missile defense system is created to intercept tactical ballistic missiles, medium- to long-range rockets, as well as cruise missiles fired at ranges be... [Full Article...]

'No remorse': Woman who allegedly shot, dismembered sleeping boyfriend unfazed, police say

'No remorse': Woman who allegedly shot, dismembered sleeping boyfriend unfazed, police say Investigators say she shot Steven Coleman in his sleep, before dismembering his body and throwing it in a dumpster. Coleman was last seen on August 16. In early September, Sutton drove to Louisiana and dropped her daughter off at a friend's house in Metairie, a suburb of New Orleans. She played the role of an innocent person, and she played it to the fullest. [Full Article...]

Individuals could face manslaughter charges over Grenfell Tower disaster

Individuals could face manslaughter charges over Grenfell Tower disaster He said offences that the police may uncover could include fraud, misconduct, breaches of health and safety or fire regulations, and manslaughter. Although Cundy would not reveal details of all the cases, he said two people have been charged, one person is now on bail, and five others are under investigation. [Full Article...]

United States blocks weapons sales to Turkish president's security guards

United States blocks weapons sales to Turkish president's security guards In this Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017 photo made available Monday, Sept 18, 2017, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , right, acknowledges supporters as he arrives at his hotel in NY. Congress, however, had already taken steps to nix the shipment. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Erdogan's claim Trump said "sorry" for anything related to the brawl. [Full Article...]

Aston Martin open to becoming F1 engine supplier in 2021

Aston Martin open to becoming F1 engine supplier in 2021 The prospect of Aston Martin powering Red Bull Racing from 2021 flies in the face of pundits' theory that Porsche could return to F1 with the Milton Keynes-based team, either as an engine supplier or as an fully fledged team after buying Red Bull. [Full Article...]

Nancy Pelosi Shouted Down by Immigration Activists at News Conference

Nancy Pelosi Shouted Down by Immigration Activists at News Conference The presidency of Donald Trump so far has been, to say the least, unpredictable. Some protesters carried signs saying: "Democrats are Deporters"-suggesting this is just the beginning of more protests against Democrats to come". And we need to forget who's Republican and we need to forget who's Democrat and work for the better of the country. It was the first major show of protest against Dem... [Full Article...]

Schools Closed, Airport Runway Shut

Schools Closed, Airport Runway Shut Three weeks after a deluge, rains returned to haunt Mumbai with the maximum city receiving between 40mm and 130mm of rainfall on Tuesday. Although Mumbai's critical lifeline, the suburban trains and BEST bus services did not see any major disruptions, flight operations at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport were disrupted for around 30 minutes this evening, forcing diversion of... [Full Article...]

Israel intercepts Iranian-built drone on Syrian border

Israel has in the past used the Patriot system against suspicious aerial vehicles, most recently in April when a Patriot intercepted another UAV which flew into Israel from Syria hours after Israel allegedly struck a Hezbollah arms depot near Damascus International Airport. [Full Article...]


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