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President Trump surveys Hurricane Irma damages President Trump surveys Hurricane Irma damages
- September 17, 2017

As of 2016, Florida had about 680 nursing homes. Which is what reportedly happened in Hollywood Florida. Florida Sen. Bill Nelson called the deaths in Hollywood "an inexcusable tragedy" and demanded a federal investigation. He is also the president of Larkin Community Hospital, which has campuses in South Miami and Hialeah. U.S. Southeast utilities said on Thursday they restored power to nearly two-thirds of the 7.8 million homes and businesses knocked out by Hurricane Irma, leaving ... (more...)
Writ seeks specific refugee law in Bangladesh Writ seeks specific refugee law in Bangladesh
- September 17, 2017

It has offered no proof to back those allegations. This development came days after Bangladesh briefed India about the problems faced by it due to the influx of refugees from Myanmar following the ethnic violence in the Buddhist-majority nation. (more...)
Tracking the Tropics: Watching Jose, Lee and Maria in active Atlantic Tracking the Tropics: Watching Jose, Lee and Maria in active Atlantic
- September 17, 2017

E.T., with maximum sustained winds of 65 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 unsafe major hurricane", the NHC reported . Jose's winds increased to 90 miles per hour, the hurricane center said. Later, it intensified to hurricane first category, but then weakened. The storm is completing a loop, and will be passing close to North Carolina early next week. (more...)
Maryam says people rejected SC's verdict, conspiracies against Nawaz Maryam says people rejected SC's verdict, conspiracies against Nawaz
- September 17, 2017

The seat is being contested by Sharif's ailing wife Kulsoom, who is now recuperating in a London hospital, by Yasmeen Rashid of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, and about 40 other candidates. Khan, on the other hand, has been relentlessly hammering at the Sharifs for years, calling them the epitome of Pakistan's corrupt political system and calling for a new democratic era in which justice prevails and ordinary people have access to power. (more...)
Deaths reported in hot Florida nursing home after Hurricane Irma Deaths reported in hot Florida nursing home after Hurricane Irma
- September 17, 2017

It seems that things initially went downhill when the nursing home's air conditioner was crushed by a tree. Of the eight patient deaths, seven occurred Wednesday. He declined to say whether the electricity was entirely out at the facility or if only the air conditioning was out. MARTIN: But it does seem like every time there's a natural disaster, there are these stories of people passing away in nursing homes. (more...)
All-Ireland SFC final: Dublin 1-17 Mayo 1-16 All-Ireland SFC final: Dublin 1-17 Mayo 1-16
- September 17, 2017

But Dublin showed why they were going for three-in-a-row with Mannion and McCarthy kicking points to level it up and then Rock edged Dublin in front again four minutes from time. Mayo: David Clarke; Brendan Harrison, Donal Vaughan, Keith Higgins; Lee Keegan, Chris Barrett, Colm Boyle; Seamus O'Shea, Tom Parsons; Kevin McLoughlin, Aidan O'Shea, Diarmuid O'Connor; Jason Doherty, Cillian O'Connor (c), Andy Moran. (more...)
Donald Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options
- September 17, 2017

North Korea fired an intermediate range ballistic missile over Japan on Friday, marking the second highly provocative missile launch in less than a month. rulers dare not talk about military option", according to the nation's state media. "For those. who have been commenting on a lack of a military option, there is a military option", he said, adding that it would not be the Trump administration's preferred choice. (more...)
Terror threat downgraded to 'severe' after Parsons Green bomb arrests Terror threat downgraded to 'severe' after Parsons Green bomb arrests
- September 17, 2017

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd has described Saturday's arrest of an 18-year-old man in Dover, in connection with a train bombing a day earlier as very significant. As many as 60 homes in the area were temporarily evacuated as a precaution, police said. Close friends say the couple had a problematic foster child who they claim was arrested two weeks ago over an unrelated incident. (more...)
Mamata's Mamata's "Aurangzebic dictate" against Hindus will be a waterloo for her: RSS
- September 17, 2017

The state government had told the court that it has allowed immersion of Durga idols on Vijaya Dashami day till 10 pm to ensure law and order. There is also no ban on observing Vijaya Dashami, and Durga Puja and Kali Puja celebrations will also go ahead as has been the tradition for ages, where lakhs of people hit the streets to celebrate the festival with peace and harmony. (more...)
7 killed in NW Pakistan blast 7 killed in NW Pakistan blast
- September 17, 2017

The driver was injured in the blast, the political administration said. Officials said the administrator of the Mamoond sub-district, Fawad Ali, was being driven to a border village to attend a traditional assembly of tribal elders when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. (more...)
ACID ATTACK HORROR: Four Americans injured in attack at train station ACID ATTACK HORROR: Four Americans injured in attack at train station
- September 17, 2017

The attack took place on Sunday morning at Saint-Charles train station in the port city in southern France. The four women, in their early twenties, were traveling between Marseilles and Paris when they were attacked at 11am. A 48-year-old woman was arrested and detained by the police. According to witnesses, no slogans were shouted out during the attack, and it was not thought to be terrorist related. (more...)
Senator believes USA should abandon efforts to infringe on North Korea's sovereignty Senator believes USA should abandon efforts to infringe on North Korea's sovereignty
- September 17, 2017

In an interview with Tasnim, Iran's former ambassador to Beijing Mahdi Safari said China is strongly opposed to the escalation of tensions between the U.S. and make the USA rulers dare not talk about military option for the DPRK", Kim said as cited by state news agency KCNA. North Korea has threatened to sink Japan and reduce the USA to "ashes and darkness" for leading the latest UN Security Council sanctions imposed on the country. (more...)
Moon, Trump vow stronger pressure against N. Korea Moon, Trump vow stronger pressure against N. Korea
- September 17, 2017

But despite pressure from the US and its Asian allies, Kim doesn't appeared to be backing down. The worldwide community is scrambling to contain an increasingly belligerent North Korea, which in recent weeks has prompted global alarm by conducting its sixth and largest nuclear test and firing long-range missiles over Japan that it says could reach the United States mainland. (more...)
Trump Pegs Hillary Clinton With A Golf Ball In Retweet Trump Pegs Hillary Clinton With A Golf Ball In Retweet
- September 17, 2017

Someone animated it to look like a golf ball pegged Clinton in the back to make her fall. The president spent a morning retweeting other images including him hauling jobs back from China. That was also posted on a Sunday and was traced to a Reddit user named "HanA**holeSolo". The White House told ABC News that the president didn't get the video from Reddit. (more...)
Iran leader Khamenei warns against U.S. 'wrong move' on nuclear deal Iran leader Khamenei warns against U.S. 'wrong move' on nuclear deal
- September 17, 2017

While Iranian officials made a decision to hold nuclear negotiations and even retreat from part of the country's rights to have the sanctions lifted, the USA is behaving in a cruel, bullying and forceful manner despite all of those negotiations, commitments, Imam Khamenei said. (more...)
Philippine army captures Daesh command center in Marawi Philippine army captures Daesh command center in Marawi
- September 17, 2017

Romeo Brawner has said. Fighting between state troops and Islamic State-linked terrorists has been raging for almost four months in Marawi, leaving at least 845 dead, majority terrorists, and hundreds of thousands displaced. "As follow-up and clearing operations continue, we expect the enemy to yield more previously occupied positions, but not without a fight", he said. (more...)
Trump wants lawmakers to 'move fast' on taxes Trump wants lawmakers to 'move fast' on taxes
- September 17, 2017

Earlier, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said tax reductions would be paid for by faster economic growth. The problem is that for every single plan we have seen from the White House or from House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), that is categorically false. (more...)
Donor conference to be called for hurricane-hit Caribbean Donor conference to be called for hurricane-hit Caribbean
- September 17, 2017

He said: "It is very fortunate that Antigua had only relatively minor damage from Hurricane Irma and is now functioning normally with the result that it could take-in the inhabitants of Barbuda and provide for them on an immediate basis". (more...)
Nonprofit Offers DACA Recipients Microloans For Status Renewals Nonprofit Offers DACA Recipients Microloans For Status Renewals
- September 17, 2017

By his thoughtless action, President Trump could severely damage the American economy. "No deal was made last night on DACA", the president tweeted Thursday. An attorney for the Trump administration argued that they needed to institute a deadline to stave off a lawsuit from a number of Republican attorneys general around the country. (more...)
Hope to fulfill PM Modi's vision by 2018: Chhatisgarh CM Raman Singh Hope to fulfill PM Modi's vision by 2018: Chhatisgarh CM Raman Singh
- September 17, 2017

BJP leaders and ministers will attend medical camps, blood donation events and take part in cleanliness drives. While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has planned celebrations across the nation, they have urged people to mark the day as " Sewa Divas " (Day of service). (more...)
U2 cancels St. Louis show in wake of police shooting acquittal protests U2 cancels St. Louis show in wake of police shooting acquittal protests
- September 17, 2017

A spokesperson for the Messina Touring Group said the Scottrade Center gig was nixed after consulting with authorities in St. Louis . Judge Wilson, in his 30-page ruling, said he was unconvinced by the suggestion that Stockley had planted the gun. (more...)
Irma: Florida nursing home loses Medicaid funding Irma: Florida nursing home loses Medicaid funding
- September 17, 2017

We're conducting a criminal investigation inside. The New York Post reported those who died were Bobby Owens, 84; Manuel Mario Medieta, 96; Miguel Antonio Franco, 92; Estella Hendricks, 71; Gail Nova, 71; Carolyn Eatherly, 78; Betty Hibbard, 84 and Albertina Vega, 99. (more...)
Jennifer Rubin: Trump's tax plan comments don't align with proposals Jennifer Rubin: Trump's tax plan comments don't align with proposals
- September 17, 2017

Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the liberal-leaning Tax Policy Center who opposes eliminating the SALT, said it would essentially raise the cost of state taxes and thus increase pressure on officials to cut them - at a time when Washington is transferring more costs, especially health care, to the states. (more...)
Authorities open investigation into Florida nursing home deaths Authorities open investigation into Florida nursing home deaths
- September 17, 2017

The president said his administration is "trying to keep them as happy as we can under the circumstances". The state moved to place an emergency moratorium on the facility Wednesday night, which would block it from readmitting patients until the action is lifted. (more...)
British Airways flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris British Airways flight security scare forces evacuation in Paris
- September 17, 2017

The airline did not state the nature of the alleged threat. They said: 'The safety and security of our customers and crew is always our top priority. "Every single person and every single item of baggage was searched". Everybody's been individually searched by armed officers and given all clear. An improvised explosive device partially detonated on a train at the Parsons Green station on the District line, injuring 29 people. (more...)