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Trump heads to Florida to survey damage from Hurricane Irma

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Four more patients died at or en route to a nearby hospital and a fifth was later identified as having died the night before, bringing the tally of those who perished to eight, the city said. Around 100 people were evacuated from the building since. She said some of the 15,000 residents at Century Village were vulnerable and "we are concerned about their welfare". Read More »

Family of 4 killed in plane crash on the way to Moab

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It was not clear exactly when the plane crashed. Law enforcement said more information about the identities of the victims and the circumstances of the crash would be released as that information becomes available. The last reported area was approximately nine miles north of Glenwood Springs near Baxter Peak. The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration will investigate, as the sheriff's office works to recover the bodies and get to the crash site to begin ... Read More »

Bangladesh plans huge camps for Rohingya refugees

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The restrictions are announced as Bangladesh authorities said they faced an "unprecedented crisis" due to the influx of 409,000 refugees since last month, according to United Nations figures. Some nations, such as the United States and Britain, have refused to adopt the name change. Pierce said his group was particularly anxious about the traumatized children and orphans who have arrived alone in Bangladesh. Read More »

Jose now stronger and could bring unsafe surf to East Coast

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The hurricane had maximum sustained winds of 80 miles per hour. As the storm continues its path, it could "affect the British and U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico by mid week as a risky major hurricane", the NHC reported . The hurricane is now located about 480 miles southeast of the Cape Hatteras, North Carolina and is moving northwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. In the beginning of last week over the Atlantic was formed tropical storm "Jose" . Read More »

Polling starts for Lahore's NA-120 by

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A clash between PTI and ruling PML-N workers was also reported. She has held numerous rallies and street corner meetings and expects the PML-N to pull through. Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's outspoken daughter Maryam described the Supreme Court's rejection of her father's review petitions against his disqualification as "unjust". Read More »

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) - Top RSI Trades for Today

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Volume is the basic fuel of the market since stocks move up or down in price only when shares are trading hands. The stock of Windstream Holdings, Inc . The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link . During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.01 earnings per share. Read More »

More than 80 percent in Florida have power back

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Across the state, millions have been impacted, and FPL and other electric utilities continue to work around the clock to restore power to all Floridians. The company will regularly update the Outage Map and other customer notification resources during the remainder of the Hurricane Irma restoration process with any changes in these ERTs. Read More »

All-Ireland SFC final: Dublin 1-17 Mayo 1-16

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Keegan's goal certainly breathed new life into Mayo in a game which was level on nine occasions as Dublin , like Mayo , refused to wilt and a replay looked the most likely outcome given the closeness between the two sides. "And yet they keep coming back". "To win, however, would mean having to take down one of the best teams that the game has ever seen, the best of the modern era". Read More »

Kenneka Jenkins memorial becomes a call for FBI's help with death investigation

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The last clip shows Jenkins stumbling through the hotel kitchen, which appears to be empty.She walks out of view of the cameras at 3:32 a.m., the last time she was seen before her body was found in the hotel's walk-in freezer. and Sam Adams, Jr. - held a press conference imploring the hotel and authorities to release all of the video. "They never did anything while a young, 19-year-old disoriented girl is sitting in their freezer". Read More »

North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with US

Kim had told his top officials that the goal of Pyongyang's efforts "is to establish the equilibrium of real force with the USA and make the U.S. rulers dare not talk about military option", according to the nation's state media. Nikki Haley says North Korea will be "destroyed" if it continues with what she describes as "reckless" behavior. "There's a dismissal of worldwide concern, unified UN Security Council concerns", he said. Read More »

Rudd Says Not Helpful for Trump to Speculate on UK Bomb Probe

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Britain's National Health Service says all but one of the people wounded in the subway bombing attack have been released from the hospital. Officials raised the total number of people injured Friday by the partial detonation of a bomb on the subway train and the stampede that followed to 30. Read More »

Mamata Banerjee urges United Nations to help Rohingya Muslims

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On September 4, the Trinamool Congress chief had directed the police to stop any attempt of Shastra Puja (weapon worship) on Vijaya Dashmi. Bangladesh government has banned the use of crackers during the festivities of Durga Puja, the largest Hindu religious festival of the country that starts next week . Read More »

7 killed in remote-controlled explosion in Bajaur Agency

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On August 11, a powerful bomb blast killed at least three people and wounded more than 20 others in the Char Mang district of Bajaur, authorities said. The outlawed extremist group and its breakaway factions plot attacks in the border region and elsewhere in Pakistan, saying their violent campaign is aimed at eliminating what they consider to be the current un-Islamic democratic system in the country. Read More »

Four American tourists suffer acid attack outside Marseilles train station

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This is a breaking news story. All four women are in their early twenties. Only two of the four women, who are 21 and 22, were hit directly in the face by the hydrochloric acid, and were hospitalized with burns. Police do not believe the attack is terror related. The two other tourists have been taken to hospital for shock. Fourteen firefighters arrived to the station four emergency vehicles after the incident at 11am. Read More »

China rebuffs United States demand to cut off oil exports to North Korea

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Asked what specifically the US should do, Cui said "they should refrain from issuing more threats" and "do more to find an effective way to resume dialogue and negotiation". Any further steps would need to be worked out with the agreement of the entire UN Security Council, he said. According to the state-run KCNA news agency, leader Kim Jong-un said: "Our goal is to make the rulers of the U.S. Read More »

Macquarie Begins Coverage on United States Steel Corporation (X)

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Global X Management Co. LLC boosted its stake in shares of United States Steel by 221.0% during the 2nd quarter. AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS ) maintained activity of 18.35 million shares that trade hands on average basis while its relative volume is 1.02. Read More »

United States and South Korea agree to 'stronger' sanctions against North Korea

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America's ambassador to the United Nations is raising the prospect of USA military action against North Korea if the North continues its missile and nuclear tests. In his first general debate speech to the assembly slated for Tuesday, Trump "will urge all states to come together to address grave dangers that threaten us all", such as terrorism and North Korea's nuclear ambitions, according to McMaster. Read More »

Trump Retweets Gif of Him Hitting Golf Ball Into Clinton's Back

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The footage is edited to make it appear as though Clinton is hit in the back with a golf ball before her fall. He posted about talking to the South Korean president, calling Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man", campaigning for a Republican attorney general candidate in MI, and retweeted several pro-Trump Twitter accounts that had shared images of him bringing jobs back to the U.S., "making America great again", or attacking The New York Times. Read More »

Iran's Supreme Leader Vows a Strong Response Against Attempts to Derail JCPOA

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ‎said that Iran will react to any "wrong move" of the U.S. on nuclear deal between Tehran and the six world powers, which came into force a year ago. Since the historic deal was signed in Vienna, the IAEA has repeatedly confirmed the Islamic Republic's compliance with its commitments under the JCPOA, but some other parties, especially the U.S., have failed to live up to their undertakings. Read More »

Marawi bishop 'happy' over rescue of abducted priest

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The Bato Mosque is one of the major places of worship for Muslims in Marawi that had been held by ISIL-linked militants since they laid siege to the city on May 23. It said almost 150 soldiers and 47 civilians also died in the war with almost 2000 troops wounded in the battle. Philippine security forces have rescued a senior Catholic cleric held for almost four months by Muslim militants who have besieged the southern city of Marawi. Read More »

Trump Meets With Democrats To Build Support For Tax Overhaul Plan

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He wants to get the rates down substantially. In July, Mnuchin said the full tax plan would be released in September and passed by the end of the year. In the meantime, the president is already busy promoting the tax overhaul, and the White House says he'll take that message to as many as 13 states in the coming weeks. Read More »

Celebrations across nation on PM Modi's 67th birthday

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To mark the day, the BJP will observe "Seva Diwas" across the country with party leaders attending medical camps, blood donation events, and taking part in cleanliness drives. Adding to the string of praises, Shah credited the "historic crackdown against black money and corruption through various measures" to the prime minister. Read More »

"Burned" Trump finds comfort with Democrats

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Wednesday night reports surfaced President Trump and top Democratic Party leaders; Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader and Chuck Schumer, Senate minority leader reached an agreement for the DACA program. "I went around and around with the Republicans for months on health care", he said. Ten Republican state attorneys general may have forced Trump's hand in ending DACA by threatening to sue over its constitutionality if Trump did not promise to end it by September 5. Read More »

U2 cancels concert in protest-hit St Louis

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Louis police officer Jason Stockley not guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith . As a result, nine St. Louis police officers and one Missouri Highway Patrol officer were injured by thrown bricks, two of whom were transported to a hospital later. Read More »

Nursing Home Residents Dead After Irma Knocked Out Facility's Power

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Police and fire crews began evacuating the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills on Wednesday morning. "Historically there's never been anything like this, but the U.S. The office also provided background material that the Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills "reported into the state's facility status monitoring database 17 times since Thursday, Sept. Read More »

Republican unity on United States tax overhaul shows sign of fraying

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Although it's true that certain types of industries can apply for government exemptions to pay a 15 percent tax rate, the standard corporate tax rate set by the government, which nearly all businesses pay, is actually 25 percent. The panel will have another hearing on overhauling the corporate system next week. Vice-President Pence once likened the tax code to the Bible, only that it's, "nine times larger with no good stories". Read More »

8 dead at Florida nursing home left without power after Irma

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A statement from the city indicated the facility still had some power. "We're going to be with you tomorrow", Trump said. Authorities in Hollywood, where police have launched a criminal investigation into the deaths, said Wednesday that investigators had found that the nursing home still had some power. Read More »

Clashes between troops and ISIS intensify in central Syria

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The alliance has taken part in the USA -backed air and ground offensive aimed at forcing Islamic State militants out of Raqqah, the group's self-declared capital in Syria . Last week, they broke an Islamic State siege of the provincial capital, Deir al-Zor city, which sits on the western bank of the river. A senior aide to President Bashar al-Assad said the Government would fight any force, including the US-backed fighters, to recapture the entire country. Read More »

'Significant arrest' made in connection with bombing of London Underground

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Investigators in Britain have been working feverishly since the attack occurred at the Parsons Green station to collect evidence and information about the attack. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday raised the terror threat level from severe to critical, which means further attacks are likely. 'Islanders are asked to remain vigilant and to report any suspicious behaviour to the police. Read More »

Litigant in Ayodhya case: Mahant Bhaskar Das dies at 89

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Mahant Das was born in Gorakhpur's Ranihid in 1929. With Bhaskar Das's death, both chief litigants in the infamous case, one from the Muslim and one from the Hindu side, are no more. He had first filed a claim for the Ramjanmboomi land's ownership in 1959. Mahant Bhaskar Das was head priest of the 200-year-old Hanuman Garhi temple in Faizabad and maintained harmonious relations with the Muslim community of Ayodhya-Faizabad. Read More »

Hamas agrees to steps towards Palestinian unity

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Repeated attempts at reconciliation have failed. It also was not immediate clear how Egypt's latest effort aligns with its previous tacit support for a separate Gaza power-sharing deal between Hamas and Mohammed Dahlan, an exiled former Abbas aide-turned-rival. Read More »