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Union fees face US Supreme Court review, again

Union fees face US Supreme Court review, again To view the full article, register now. IL employee Mark Janus contends he shouldn't have to pay the fees because he is forced to support the speech of a union bargaining representative who is negotiating on political issues such as wages, pensions and benefits. [Full Article...]

Sea creatures hitchhiked across the Pacific on tsunami debris

Sea creatures hitchhiked across the Pacific on tsunami debris Using these makeshift rafts, entire communities of critters travelled from the coasts of Japan to Hawaii, Alaska, California, and other locations, according to the research team, who say nothing like it has been seen before in recorded history. [Full Article...]

Police officer shot in Polk Co., GA

Police officer shot in Polk Co., GA A Georgia city official told the AP that the officers were responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle that had been reported stolen. Cedar Park in Polk County is located in northwestern Georgia. Hearne is survived by a husband, Matt, an officer with the Aragon Police Department, her parents and her three-year old-son. "Words can't express the sorrow and the hurt that we feel right now as ... [Full Article...]

Super Fan Bill Murray Could Play Joe Maddon in Upcoming Cubs Movie

Super Fan Bill Murray Could Play Joe Maddon in Upcoming Cubs Movie Maddon was equal parts honored and humored by the potential of Murray playing him on the big screen. The movie, now titled Teammate , is based on the book of the same name by Don Yaeger and retired Cub David Ross . Final plans are expected to be released sometime next week. This is one of those things. He had been signed through 2018 in a deal he reached in 2015. [Full Article...]

Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport

Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport Najib Danish, spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry, says Wednesday there are no reports of casualties from the attack. Stoltenberg said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation does not want Afghanistan to become a safe haven for terrorists again and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops are in Afghanistan to make the country safer. [Full Article...]

Blast hits Afghan capital near Shi'ite mosque, killing at least one

Blast hits Afghan capital near Shi'ite mosque, killing at least one A suspect connected to the bombing was taken into custody following Friday's attack. Kabul's Emergency Hospital tweeted that it had received 19 wounded, including four children. It falls on the 10th day of Muharram , which is the mourning period for the seventh-century killing of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed. [Full Article...]

Texas denies state was target of election-related hacking by Russian Federation

Texas denies state was target of election-related hacking by Russian Federation The Department of Homeland Security was wrong when it told both California and Wisconsin that Russian hackers had tried to hack their election website and registration files. DHS officials believe Wisconsin was targeted based on a variety of sources, including intelligence information that can not be disclosed publicly. We will continue to work with DET and DHS to protect Wisconsin's elections int... [Full Article...]

U.S. approach to North Korea is 'dead end road', says Russian Federation

U.S. approach to North Korea is 'dead end road', says Russian Federation Woo Sang-ho, a former floor leader of the ruling Democratic Party, also said in a radio interview that military tensions on the peninsula are at the highest-level since the Korean War and the recent US flying of U.S. On Monday, North Korea's foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho , said the isolated state had the right to "shoot down" USA planes - even if they were not in the country's airspace. [Full Article...]

Merkel wins re-election, but faces double headache

Merkel wins re-election, but faces double headache Inevitably, there will be disagreement about which parties should be included on this list. Overall, the election was one of the two major parties bleeding support to smaller, more ideological parties. Alternative for Germany's historic win has been marred by infighting within the party; chair Frauke Petry is being urged to leave for the good of the party after dramatically announcing her in... [Full Article...]

Bluehole Studio Announces the Formation of PUBG Corp

Bluehole Studio Announces the Formation of PUBG Corp As such, it makes sense for the company to try and protect its most valued IP and provide the team behind it all the tools they need to ensure its continued success. Woonghee Cho will be the Chief Operating Officer, coming from earlier positions as the CEO of Maui Games and Neowiz' head of business development. Gametoc (via Sang) reports that PUBG producer Chang-han Kim will be the company's... [Full Article...]

US Judge Says Movement of Black Matter Lives Cannot Be Processed

US Judge Says Movement of Black Matter Lives Cannot Be Processed He also said the officer's claim showed that Mckesson "solely engaged in protected speech". The protest at which the officer was injured, attended by Mckesson, was held in Baton Rouge in July 2016 amid widespread demonstrations over police shootings of black men. [Full Article...]

UKIP's next leader: Who will save (or scuttle) the ship?

UKIP's next leader: Who will save (or scuttle) the ship? Why is Ukip on its fourth leader in just over a year? Bolton had earlier warned that UKIP could become the "UK Nazi Party" if it elected another candidate, Anne Marie Waters , who ran on an anti-Islam platform. In the run-up to the announcement at the party conference in Torquay, a seaside resort on Britain's south coast, there was an air of slight trepidation. [Full Article...]

Nintendo doesn't want YouTubers streaming its games

Nintendo doesn't want YouTubers streaming its games It's also unclear if Nintendo has similar rules for those live streaming Nintendo-copyrighted content on other sites such as Twitch. Creators will have the option of either only registering individual videos, or streaming from channels not associated with the program. [Full Article...]

Trump Isn't Rushing To Save Puerto Ricans Because They Aren't White

Trump Isn't Rushing To Save Puerto Ricans Because They Aren't White At least 16 people have died, though some experts say that number is likely to grow. Speaking with host Alisyn Camerota , Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz blistered the White House over what it called a "good news story". "I think we will make a difference", said concert organizer Elba Cox. In his remarks as he departed for New Jersey, the president cited as he has before the unique difficulties in ... [Full Article...]

President Trump lifts law blocking aid to Puerto Rico

President Trump lifts law blocking aid to Puerto Rico And reviews on the ground in Puerto Rico have been mixed. On Wednesday, the Puerto Rico government, still held that the official number of deaths as a result of the catastrophe was 16. The president said Puerto Rico has massive debt , which also makes relief efforts hard. Nearly the entire island is without power , and outages are expected to last for months in some areas. [Full Article...]

Wii Shop Channel closing in 2019

Wii Shop Channel closing in 2019 Wii Points will continue to be sold on the Wii and Wii U (in Wii mode) until March 26, 2018 and they can be used until January 30, 2019 at which point purchasing will be cut off. Those who have already bought WiiWare or Virtual Console titles will still be able to re-download this content, as well as use the Wii System Transfer to move items from the Wii to the Wii U. [Full Article...]

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

Donald Trump to visit Asia in November, but India not in itinerary Mr Trump will also focus on trade in the region, attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Vietnam as well as the Asean summit in the Philippines. Mr Trump, who has been engaged in an increasingly bitter war of words with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un , will have the opportunity to bolster allied resolve for what he calls the "complete denuclearisation" of Pyongyang. [Full Article...]

Merkel, Macron pledge to lead European Union forward post-Brexit

Merkel, Macron pledge to lead European Union forward post-Brexit But she did not say whether she thought it was enough to move the talks on to a discussion of the future relationship by an October summit after European Union negotiators said again this week that not enough progress had been made. The European Commission president's hardline comments came as the PM met Angela Merkel , who hailed the "good progress" in negotiations. Mr. Barnier also said t... [Full Article...]

Navalny arrested in Moscow after calls for unauthorized rally

Navalny arrested in Moscow after calls for unauthorized rally In the latest attempt to thwart the Kremlin critic's campaign, police held Navalny after he left his apartment with the aim of attending a meeting in the provincial city of Nizhny Novgorod. After one such assault, Navalny was left nearly blind in one eye and had to go to Spain for surgery. "The Kremlin perceives my meetings as a threat, he added on Twitter, or even an insult". [Full Article...]

Yosemite's El Capitan scarred after 2 days of rock falls

Yosemite's El Capitan scarred after 2 days of rock falls His wife sustained injuries and is now being treated at a local hospital. The park typically sees about 80 rock falls a year. The scientists are trying to determine how big the second rock fall was and how it happened. Evans's wife, Rachel, told KSEE that the couple and two other relatives had ended a three-day visit to Yosemite and were leaving Thursday when the rock fall happened. [Full Article...]


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