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Arsenal join the race to sign Premier League defender Arsenal join the race to sign Premier League defender
- September 01, 2017

The 27-year-old, who has 10 caps for England, made more than 200 appearances for Arsenal over more than a decade at the north London club. We were linked with Evans last summer before signing Mustafi so it looks like Wenger has gone back in for the Northern Ireland global now that Mustafi appears set for a move to Serie A. (more...)
United States has 11000 thousand troops in Afghanistan, says Pentagon United States has 11000 thousand troops in Afghanistan, says Pentagon
- September 01, 2017

The increase will be part of a new policy announced by President Trump last week. Previously, defense officials had said there were only around 8,400 troops in the country under a cap set by the Obama administration. The Pentagon consistently has lowballed the troop count by not including those on so-called "temporary assignment" and overlaps in troop rotations. (more...)
Moment Houston TV crew saves trucker's life in hurricane Moment Houston TV crew saves trucker's life in hurricane
- September 01, 2017

He told the children inside to try and get out through the back door, but they were unable to. Local authorities did not immediately respond to requests for comment and have not yet confirmed the incident. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo says emergency personnel have conducted more than 3,500 rescues since Harvey's floodwaters began overtaking the city. (more...)
India floods: Apartment building collapses in Mumbai India floods: Apartment building collapses in Mumbai
- September 01, 2017

Fire brigade officials said some nine families lived in the dilapidated Husaini Building. Civic officials fear that many people are trapped under the rubble. There have been three building collapses in Mumbai over the past two months. In July, 17 people were killed when a four-storey building crumbled after undergoing suspected unauthorized renovations. (more...)
Majority Says Trump 'Tearing Country Apart' Majority Says Trump 'Tearing Country Apart'
- September 01, 2017

Asked if President Trump is drawing Americans together or tearing the country apart, more than half - 56 percent - choose the latter option. That's versus 93 percent of Democrats and 59 percent of Independents who said he's tearing it apart. (more...)
Donald Trump and Melania's Texas hat choices cause controversy Donald Trump and Melania's Texas hat choices cause controversy
- September 01, 2017

Trump tweeted a statement to storm victims on Wednesday. Mrs. Trump also sparked many conversations online because she chose to remain very fashionable even in the face of the tragedy that some are facing at the moment in the Lone Star State. (more...)
Top Billing in South America: Argentina vs. Uruguay Top Billing in South America: Argentina vs. Uruguay
- September 01, 2017

Four games remain in the South America marathon that will send the top four teams to Russian Federation and the fifth-place team - now Argentina - into a playoff against the Oceania champion. Where can I watch Uruguay vs Argentina? The first World Cup final, in 1930, was played out between these two nations, a derby of the River Plate won by Uruguay , the hosts. (more...)
Treasury secretary says more important issues than $20 bill change featuring Tubman Treasury secretary says more important issues than $20 bill change featuring Tubman
- September 01, 2017

So the issues of what we change will be primarily related to what we need to do for security purposes. The Treasury announced that Tubman would replace Jackson on the face of the $20 bill in April 2016 (Jackson's facade would be moved to the back of the bill ). (more...)
New HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity at Six Flags New England New HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity at Six Flags New England
- September 01, 2017

According to information included in the statement, the ride - now without a name - will be situated in the Mardi Gras section of the park, where a tumbling platform ride called King Chaos was removed from the Great America roster on August 27. (more...)
Missouri lawmaker under fire for comments on Confederate monument vandalism Missouri lawmaker under fire for comments on Confederate monument vandalism
- September 01, 2017

Love, in a phone conversation with The Kansas City Star, could not recall the apology he had written on Facebook and declined to give one over the phone. "H$3 e has called President Lincoln 'the greatest tyrant in American history and has referred to members of my committee as 'the black Negro , '" wrote Representative Alan Green (D-Florissant) on behalf of the caucus. (more...)
Big 12 released men's basketball conference schedule Big 12 released men's basketball conference schedule
- September 01, 2017

Following that game, OU will hit the road for three consecutive road games at Baylor, Kansas and West Virginia. Tech opens Big 12 play at the United Supermarkets Arena against Oklahoma State on December 28. OU's senior night will likely be the final home game against Texas Tech on February 24. The Lady Raiders will close out the road slate against Oklahoma on February 24 in Norman, Oklahoma, before hosting Kansas State on February 26 for the season finale. (more...)
Ahead of Indian leader's visit, China says huge potential for cooperation Ahead of Indian leader's visit, China says huge potential for cooperation
- September 01, 2017

The BRICS leaders will be joined by leaders from guest countries. At the invitation of the President of China Xi Jinping, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Xiamen in China's Fujian province, during September 3-5 to attend the ninth BRICS Summit , said a Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) statement on Tuesday. (more...)
Rescue operations underway in Houston, hundreds saved Rescue operations underway in Houston, hundreds saved
- September 01, 2017

Chris Herrick, the deputy commissioner of the Vermont Department of Public Safety, said the Texas deployment is the first out-of-state mission for the team. Responders deployed three years later during Hurricane Floyd and multiple times since, including last year after Hurricane Matthew . If the team is deployed they could be in Texas throughout the early part of September. (more...)
Houston Sgt Steve Perez drowned
- September 01, 2017

Turner tweeted that Perez told his wife "I've got work to do", when she urged him to reconsider reporting for duty. The officer's death brought the number of people killed to 15 since the storm made landfall on Friday. The weather service said 2 to 3 more inches was expected to fall, perhaps a little less in Houston proper, as the storm moved east. "We could not put more officers at risk for what we knew in our hearts would be a recovery mission", Acevedo said, calling Perez "a sweet, ... (more...)
Tough-Talking Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Resigns Tough-Talking Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Resigns
- September 01, 2017

He did not immediately respond to an email seeking his reasons for leaving or what he planned to do next. But Mark Belling, a conservative Milwaukee radio host, reported that Clarke told him he was quitting to accept a new position that would be announced next week. (more...)
Tillerson praises Mexico's generosity in offering Harvey aid Tillerson praises Mexico's generosity in offering Harvey aid
- September 01, 2017

The FEMA cut is the handiwork of House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-N.J. - the major force behind a $50 billion-plus 2013 Superstorm Sandy recovery package - and Rep. Mexico's diplomats have been promoting their offer through social media and in public statements , drawing an implicit contrast with Trump's more combative approach to the US neighbor. (more...)
Iran is sticking to the nuclear deal, IAEA says Iran is sticking to the nuclear deal, IAEA says
- September 01, 2017

Last week Haley said the USA wants inspections of Iranian military and non-military sites to determine its compliance with the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. Trump told The Wall Street Journal in July that he "did not expect" to declare Iran compliant in the coming months, despite a lack of public evidence of any Iranian violations. (more...)
Lavrov Expresses Concern Over 'Escalation Of Tensions' With US Lavrov Expresses Concern Over 'Escalation Of Tensions' With US
- September 01, 2017

This is stated in the message of the foreign Ministry. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov made the warning during a phone call with his US counterpart on Wednesday evening, according to The Associated Press , which cited a readout of the call from Russia's foreign ministry. (more...)
Jamie Foxx will co-host Hurricane Harvey telethon Jamie Foxx will co-host Hurricane Harvey telethon
- September 01, 2017

Houston rapper Bun B , who's organizing the telethon, told TMZ that having the current POTUS appear on his own at the telethon without former presidents, particularly Trump's predecessor Barack Obama , would send the wrong message. Bun told gossip website TMZ that Reese Witherspoon and Blake Shelton are in line to host from Nashville, and Michael Strahan - who was born in Houston - will co-present from NY, plus bosses are trying to get fellow Houston-born Kelly Rowland on board to ... (more...)
Trending Stock in Review: Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP)
- September 01, 2017

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP) has an EBITDA margin of 16.42%, compared to an EBITDA margin of 48.9% for MPLX LP (MPLX). ETP trades at a forward P/E of 22.04, a P/B of 0.75, and a P/S of 1.09, compared to a forward P/E of 18.53, a P/B of 1.28, and a P/S of 4.13 for MPLX. (more...)
China: Korean peninsula is not a computer game China: Korean peninsula is not a computer game
- September 01, 2017

The situation is "now at a tipping point approaching a crisis". " We hope relevant parties can consider how we can deescalate the situation on the peninsula and realize peace and stability on the peninsula ", she added. trump. Another US official says US spy satellites had been observing preparations for a ballistic missile test that would most likely be an intermediate range missile that could reach Guam. (more...)
Cover of France's Charlie Hebdo suggests Hurricane Harvey victims are neo-Nazis Cover of France's Charlie Hebdo suggests Hurricane Harvey victims are neo-Nazis
- September 01, 2017

The animated cover depicts flags emblazoned with swastikas and white hands sticking up in the manner of a Nazi salute above water. "God Exists! He Drowned All the Neo-Nazis of Texas ", the cover says, the Daily Mail reported Thursday. (more...)
Rajiv Mehrishi made CAG Rajiv Mehrishi made CAG
- September 01, 2017

A day before his tenure as home secretary comes to an end, Mr Mehrishi said that radicalistion, funding and supply of weapons from Pakistan to subversive elements was the main reason for the violence in the Kashmir Valley. Gauba has wide-ranging experience in senior positions at policy making and programme implementation in both central and state governments and in worldwide organisations. (more...)
State Department Hits Back At Russia For Kicking Out US Diplomats State Department Hits Back At Russia For Kicking Out US Diplomats
- September 01, 2017

Russian dictator Vladimir Putin responded by expelling 755 USA diplomats from Russia, a move that was met with deafening silence at first. The senior administration official who briefed reporters Thursday confirmed that the United States has fully complied with Russia's staff reduction order, and that visa processing - which was temporarily halted after the initial announcement - will resume shortly at a "much-reduced rate". (more...)
Gov. Edwards travels to southwest La. to monitor TS Harvey operations Gov. Edwards travels to southwest La. to monitor TS Harvey operations
- August 31, 2017

Harvey made landfall in Texas last Friday as a Category 4 hurricane. Floodwaters crept over roads toward homes in Brenda Bradley's neighborhood in Moss Bluff, a Lake Charles suburb. "The federal government is in this for the long haul". To add to the confusion, Texas officials were having a hard time performing rescues in the Port Arthur area from the west, so Louisiana first responders crossed over the Texas border and started retrieving people from the east. (more...)

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