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Thousands without power after Irma sweeps by North Carolina

Thousands without power after Irma sweeps by North Carolina The governor said North Carolina soldiers are ready to remove debris and deliver and distribute emergency supplies. But the storm is so large that local forecasters expect the Triangle will get some heavy rain and gusty winds overnight Monday through most of Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Your guide to the NY primary races

Your guide to the NY primary races De Blasio will now face Republican Staten Island Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, who ran unopposed in the primary, and independent former NYPD detective Bo Dietl on November 7. Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren defeated former journalist Rachel Barnhart and Monroe County legislator James Sheppard in their Democratic primary. Unofficial results show he has more than half the votes with nearly 90 perc... [Full Article...]

After the storm: Central Florida power outage information

After the storm: Central Florida power outage information Tuesday afternoon, 86 percent of the 210,700 FPL customers in Collier County were without power. Utilities in the U.S. Southeast returned power to nearly half of the homes and businesses knocked out by Hurricane Irma, leaving about 4.3 million customers in the dark as of midday Wednesday, in one of the biggest restoration efforts in U.S. [Full Article...]

25 killed in religious school blaze in Malaysia

25 killed in religious school blaze in Malaysia Six students and a member of the public were injured in the incident, the report added, citing the Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department. As of 8am, the Department has nine fire engines from four stations at the scene. In 1989, 27 students were killed in a fire at a girls' hostel in the province of Kedah. In October previous year, six people died in a fire that swept through the intensive ca... [Full Article...]

Parent shot, killed at New Hampshire's largest hospital

Parent shot, killed at New Hampshire's largest hospital First responders arrived at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Tuesday afternoon following reports of an active shooter. A 70-year-old woman is dead and her son is in custody after New Hampshire police responded to reports of an active shooter Tuesday at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. [Full Article...]

I-75 may close due to possible flooding from Hurricane Irma

I-75 may close due to possible flooding from Hurricane Irma Those bridges include U.S. Highway 27 and U.S. Highway 41. Drivers who are trying to work their way back into South Florida after fleeing Hurricane Irma are facing some clogged roadways and now may have to deal with a section of Interstate 75 closing. [Full Article...]

North Korea rejects latest sanctions resolution adopted by UNSC

The response came a day after the United Nations Security Council adopted a resolution squeezing the North like never before - by restricting the reclusive state's oil imports and banning textile exports. The Nuclear Safety and Security Commission said its land-based xenon detector in the northeastern part of the country found traces of xenon-133 isotope on nine occasions, while its mobile equipme... [Full Article...]

Second Irma-related death reported in Georgia

Second Irma-related death reported in Georgia Rick Scott said Tuesday morning while at Jacksonville International Airport. FPL, the state's largest utility, said its outages dipped to around 2.8 million customers by Tuesday morning from a peak of more than 3.6 million on Monday morning, but that was still more than half of its customers. [Full Article...]

Most Americans Want Dreamers To Have Pathway To Citizenship

There are different versions, but the Senate version offered by the Gang of Four (Graham, Flake, Durbin, and Schumer) could amnesty almost two million people, according to the immigration-expansionist Migration Policy Institute. More than 200,000 reside in California, with most in Los Angeles County. Beyond the immigrant community, civil rights groups, colleges, union and business leaders and ma... [Full Article...]

As Myanmar Muslims Flee Crackdown, US Is Wary of Involvement

As Myanmar Muslims Flee Crackdown, US Is Wary of Involvement Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council, also criticised India for seeking to deport Rohingyas who have taken shelter in India. Aung San Suu Kyi's government has come in for strong global criticism over the military's treatment of the Rohingya. While Burmese Buddhists in Myanmar also worship the Buddha, they follow a different religious tradition than Tibetan... [Full Article...]

International Concern Grows Over Rohingya Exodus From Myanmar

International Concern Grows Over Rohingya Exodus From Myanmar The United States, a principle backer of Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government that came to power in Myanmar previous year, said there had been shortcomings on the part of Myanmar security forces and the government in dealing with the situation. [Full Article...]

Summary of what has been trade about Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (CDR)

The stock increased 1.45% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $37.89. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $63,587 was sold by Cooper Carla. Principal Grp holds 571,833 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 13,014 are owned by Lazard Asset Management Limited Liability Company. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust And Banking Corporation reported 11.06 million shares. [Full Article...]

Second-level education completion rate in Ireland among highest in OECD

Second-level education completion rate in Ireland among highest in OECD The survey by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ( OECD ) shows that teachers' salaries in England were worth 12% less in 2015 than in 2005 and 6% less in Scotland. The report notes the "New Horizon" reform - which began in 2008 and was nearly fully implemented by 2014 - increased salaries for pre-primary, primary and high-school teachers. [Full Article...]

Small Business Owners Oppose Latest Effort to Repeal Health Care

Small Business Owners Oppose Latest Effort to Repeal Health Care The Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson (GCHJ) proposal repeals the structure and architecture of Obamacare and replaces it with a block grant given annually to states to help individuals pay for health care. The GOP's anti-Obamacare push, which has been on hold since three Republican senators blocked a "skinny repeal" bill on July 28, appeared to end in August. [Full Article...]

This new Nintendo 2DS looks like a Poke Ball

This new Nintendo 2DS looks like a Poke Ball Picking up either by January 10, 2018, gets you Lycanroc in Dusk form, providing special moves regular ones can't learn. Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon will feature customizable main characters that head off on a new adventure. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon will launch worldwide for 3DS on November 17. Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon is releasing a few months from now but ther... [Full Article...]

Missing Olney woman found dead, boyfriend charged with her murder

Missing Olney woman found dead, boyfriend charged with her murder Police say it was later determined that those texts were sent to Wallen's sister by Tessier. Police also said Tessier drove Wallen's Ford Escape and left it in Howard County near Wilde Lake High School. "There's so many people, so people that miss you", he said Monday . I'm asking you to just let us know that you're safe. "Her students just adored her as do we and we just want her back". [Full Article...]

National Hurricane Center: Irma weakens to a Category 1 storm

National Hurricane Center: Irma weakens to a Category 1 storm Authorities also struggled to clear the single highway connecting the string of islands to the mainland. Miami is seeing the devastating effects of Hurricane Irma , the category 4 storm that hit the US mainland early Sunday. Buckhorn did say there are a lot of downed power lines and debris. Florida's largest city, Jacksonville in the northeastern corner of the state, was still recovering fr... [Full Article...]

DeKalb County declares local state of emergency due to Irma damage

DeKalb County declares local state of emergency due to Irma damage About 100,330 people were without power in Gwinnett County Monday evening. The CEO of DeKalb County has declared a local state of emergency after Tropical Storm Irma caused widespread damage in the county. Many are the result of downed power lines. Residents should avoid all downed power lines. Value, Reliability, Customer Service and Stewardship are the cornerstones of the company's promise to ... [Full Article...]

Nun wields chainsaw to help clean up after Hurricane Irma

Nun wields chainsaw to help clean up after Hurricane Irma The video has since gone viral, garnering over 1 million views in just 18 hours. Sister Margaret Ann is the school's principal , according to its website . Alumni, students and parents came to help the nuns with the yard work. I had the means. Her own efforts and sentiment seemed to resonate online as many praised, thanked and were inspired by Sister Margaret Ann . [Full Article...]

Heitkamp's response to bipartisan dinner with President Trump

Heitkamp's response to bipartisan dinner with President Trump Mr. Trump met with three democrats last night. "You've got to compete in the marketplace and we're in a global market", Manchin said . Meanwhile Governor Dannel Malloy remained cautious saying later in the day, "I'm hopeful but there's no white smoke or there's nothing done, but we'll see where this leads in the coming 48 hours I guess". [Full Article...]


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