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DeAndre Hopkins gets five-year extension, major guarantee DeAndre Hopkins gets five-year extension, major guarantee
- September 01, 2017

That came to a culmination Thursday evening with reports that the Texans will sign wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to a massive extension that will include the largest guaranteed money for a receiver in National Football League history. (more...)
Melania Trump trolled for her footwear choice as she travelled to Texas Melania Trump trolled for her footwear choice as she travelled to Texas
- September 01, 2017

Looks like The First Lady of the United States Melania Trump's outfit for her tour in Corpus Christi, Texas to see the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey , did not go well with the people around. She also changed into a crisp white button down shirt with an upturned collar and a baseball cap with the word "FLOTUS" etched in white on the front, another fashion choice that was scrutinized. (more...)
Police identify officer, suspect involved in New Milford deadly
- September 01, 2017

Two suspects fled on foot, and one of those suspects pointed a gun at officers, police say. A man was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after being shot by a police officer. Hayes, 33, has been with the New Milford Police Department since April 2014. New Milford police officers then transported Sfaelos to Danbury Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. (more...)
The Mayor of Hell, Michigan has banned straight people from his town The Mayor of Hell, Michigan has banned straight people from his town
- September 01, 2017

And his first act in office was to take action against the risky menace threatening communities all over the world: heterosexuals. However, will not deport heterosexuals out of our town. "Make Hell Great Again", Daniel wrote at the end of his decree. The 23-year-old " spent two days calling towns asking to let [him] be their mayor" and - SURPRISE - one actually agreed. (more...)
Arsenal Give up Hope of Signing Liverpool Target Lemar Arsenal Give up Hope of Signing Liverpool Target Lemar
- September 01, 2017

The club has signed Naby Keita from RB Leipzig, but he won't join until next year, it looks set to announce the arrival of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal, and is now preparing for a potential deal for Lemar. That is the dream scenario for Liverpool fans with the transfer window shutting tomorrow. Arsenal are confident of beating Liverpool to the signing of Thomas Lemar as Manchester City close-in on a £60m deal for Alexis Sanchez , according to Guillem Balague. (more...)
Tal Afar city liberated from IS, says Iraqi PM Tal Afar city liberated from IS, says Iraqi PM
- September 01, 2017

The U.S. Department in a statement in NY said that under the command of the Iraqi prime minister, all branches of the Iraqi forces took part in the liberation of Tal Afar. They were able to reopen it after Iraqi forces drove IS from most of the vast Anbar province in western Iraq. The city was strategically important for Daesh since it controlled the road between its territories in Syria and urban areas in northern and central Iraq. (more...)
Beaumont Leaders Don't Know When City Will Get Safe Water Beaumont Leaders Don't Know When City Will Get Safe Water
- September 01, 2017

Under these circumstances, the City of Beaumont anticipates it will lose water pressure throughout the city within the next three to four hours. Patients will be transported to a facility in Pasedena, which is a suburb of Houston. Rising waters on the Neches River due to the storm have knocked out the primary pump station that draws water into the city's water treatment plant according to the release. (more...)
Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) closed Tuesday at $8.46 with -1.86%
- September 01, 2017

Force Capital Management Llc decreased Sears Hldgs Corp (SHLD) stake by 79.25% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Goodhaven Capital Management Llc sold 114,710 shares as the company's stock rose 3.98% with the market. The Ontario - Canada-based Manufacturers Life Ins Communications The has invested 0% in Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD). Bessemer Grp invested in 12 shares. (more...)
Scott Takes 2 More Murder Cases From Prosecutor Scott Takes 2 More Murder Cases From Prosecutor
- September 01, 2017

State Attorney Brad King's office will handle a new sentencing for Jermaine Foster, who was previously sentenced to death following a 1994 murder conviction. Ayala's attorney argued she had "absolute discretion" under law when it comes to deciding whether to seek the death penalty in capital cases and asked the court to dismiss the governor's orders. (more...)
Hickenlooper-Kasich bipartisan health-care plan released Hickenlooper-Kasich bipartisan health-care plan released
- September 01, 2017

The plan addresses a mix of fixes to Obamacare that insurers, governors and others have long asked for on both the left and right, such as addressing cost-sharing subsidies, the individual mandate, promoting enrollment, stabilizing risk pools, increasing state control, offering waivers, and offering essential health benefits such as doctors' services, inpatient and outpatient hospital care and prescription drug coverage. (more...)
Swansea signing Wilfried Bony paves way for Llorente to Spurs Swansea signing Wilfried Bony paves way for Llorente to Spurs
- September 01, 2017

Swansea City have agreed a £12m deal with Manchester City to bring striker Wilfried Bony back to the Liberty Stadium , according to reports. The Swans are looking to snap up the out-of-favour Citizens star in a move which could then send Fernando Llorente to Antonio Conte's Chelsea . (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation refuses to publish documents about Clinton's email handling Federal Bureau of Investigation refuses to publish documents about Clinton's email handling
- September 01, 2017

The law enforcement agency wrote a letter , giving a response to Clevenger's request, and said that "In this regard, you must show that the public interest sought is a significant one". The Russia investigation is now being conducted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller III. The former State Department secretary said she included all of her work-related emails in what she returned to the department, then wiped the server - which she had kept at her home in NY - clean. (more...)
AMBER ALERT issued for 1-yr-old & mother last seen near Pueblo AMBER ALERT issued for 1-yr-old & mother last seen near Pueblo
- September 01, 2017

Police say they believe the woman, identified as Samantha Adams along with 1½-year-old Zahid Adams, were taken from Commerce City at 11:30 a.m.by Samantha's ex-boyfriend Maurico Venzor-Gonzalez. Adams, 26, is described as Hispanic, 5-feet-2, 160 pounds, with brown eyes and dark hair. Her son has black eyes and brown hair. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call the Adams County Sheriff's Office at 720-322-1313. (more...)
Congress weighs Harvey aid package, awaits Trump Congress weighs Harvey aid package, awaits Trump
- September 01, 2017

CNN reported that the White House said they did not want to create more logistical problems for an area where all of the resources are focused on rescue efforts. "I think this is separate". As Texas continues to attempt managing the destruction from Hurricane Harvey , Congress is due to consider an appropriations package that, as is, would rescind almost $876 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Disaster Relief Fund. (more...)
UFC Starts Refunds For Mayweather-McGregor Fight UFC Starts Refunds For Mayweather-McGregor Fight
- September 01, 2017

Boxing promoter Frank Warren was critical of the quality of the fight and he believes the Irishman was "totally out of his league" to stand in the ring with one of the greatest boxers of all-time. "I didn't ask for the rematch at a lower weight, I asked for the rematch at the exact same weight", he said. "There was a lot of crowd and a lot of people, and it was being explained to them and broken down, what MMA is and what boxing was". (more...)
It's Over: Rauner Signs School Funding Bill It's Over: Rauner Signs School Funding Bill
- September 01, 2017

Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the measure Thursday at a Chicago school. "Today we're making IL history", Rauner said before signing the bill. For Fiscal Year 2017, CPS had to spend $1,891 per student on pensions, while other districts averaged only $86, according to a lawsuit filed by the school board accusing the state's school funding system of racial discrimination. (more...)
Rape convict guru Ram Rahim sentenced to 10 years in jail Rape convict guru Ram Rahim sentenced to 10 years in jail
- September 01, 2017

Singh's sentencing on Monday, which was reported by the Press Trust of India and other news organizations. The Army , paramilitary forces and police continued to be deployed at various "nakas" in Sirsa city as a precautionary measure, Sirsa Deputy Commissioner, Prabhjot Singh said . (more...)
Britain's May visits Japan with eye on Brexit fears Britain's May visits Japan with eye on Brexit fears
- September 01, 2017

May doubled down on her stance Thursday when asked by a reporter to respond to the MPs' comments. Theresa May has vowed to lead the Conservative Party at the next General Election . He stood for the party leadership in 1990, but was beaten by John Major. "You can't go pretending it wasn't anything other than a disastrous result". (more...)
Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend
- September 01, 2017

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaving on a four-day trip to China on September 3 and the pitru paksha - a 14-day period commemorating one's ancestors and considered far too inauspicious by the BJP to do anything new - beginning on September 6, the only available window expires on September 2, Saturday. (more...)
Convoy carrying Islamic State fighters retreats deeper into Syria: US general Convoy carrying Islamic State fighters retreats deeper into Syria: US general
- September 01, 2017

Monday's transfers come one week after the Lebanese army and Hezbollah launched simultaneous but separate operations against ISIS positions in the border pocket from opposite sides. The Assad regime has faced accusations that it has allowed ISIS to prosper and grow in eastern Syria amid six years of civil war. Hizballah leader Hassan Nasrallah has attempted to defend the deal. (more...)
President Trump and First Lady arrive in Texas to discuss Hurricane Harvey President Trump and First Lady arrive in Texas to discuss Hurricane Harvey
- September 01, 2017

President Trump is visiting Texas to receive briefings on the relief efforts in Corpus Christi, and later meet with state officials at the emergency operations center in Austin. WASHINGTON , D.C.: First Lady Melania Trump is making waves... for her flood fashion. "My administration is coordinating closely with state and local authorities in Texas and Louisiana to save lives, and we thank our first responders and all of those involved in their efforts", Trump told reporters at the White ... (more...)
U.S. fugitive swims from cops, straight into path of shark U.S. fugitive swims from cops, straight into path of shark
- September 01, 2017

Officers pulled over 20-year-old Zachary Kingsbury and his friend after police said the auto sped by them. We've all seen insane police chases where the suspect ditches their vehicle. Officers weren't keen on swimming in after him, so instead deployed a drone to track his movements - a decision that brought dividends when they noticed he was being trailed by a shark. (more...)
U.S. hands out first contracts for border wall prototypes U.S. hands out first contracts for border wall prototypes
- September 01, 2017

The prototypes will cost a total of 3.6 million dollars (£2.8 million). The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has awarded Dickinson-based Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. The range for each contract is from just under $400,000 to just under $500,000, he said. But Congress is deeply split over the budget and worries are that it might not be able to bridge its differences and fund the government before the fiscal year begins on October 1. (more...)
Kangana Ranaut Wants Apology From Hrithik Roshan For The Leaked Emails Kangana Ranaut Wants Apology From Hrithik Roshan For The Leaked Emails
- September 01, 2017

In her recent interview to a leading Hindi TV news channel, the actress can be seen teary eyed, sharing her side of the story. He had my password, why would he use it in such an illegal way in 2015. I told him that his son is harassing me, stalking me, has hacked my account and he's not letting me get into any other relationship. The media would call me or my sister and say, "You are not safe". (more...)
'We Only Kill Black People, Right?' 'We Only Kill Black People, Right?'
- September 01, 2017

The woman was waiting for someone to pick her up from the scene. The way she did it was a little insensitive saying that she has seen too many videos but either way the police officer should not answer with sarcasm. An attorney representing the driver in the case believes the officer was merely being " sarcastic ". Jimenez told The Post on Thursday that he had reviewed the video footage in preparation for court last summer and he was "shocked" when he heard the officer's statements. (more...)