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Wife's distress deceased husband not found in airport carpark for eight months Wife's distress deceased husband not found in airport carpark for eight months
- September 19, 2017

The rotting body of a man who had been missing for eight months has been discovered in his pickup truck at a vehicle park near Kansas City global airport. "He could have been found sooner if everybody had done their job". "And to try to make sure this doesn't happen again to somebody". They said they are now working with all the parties involved, including SP Plus, which manages the 25,000 parking spaces at the airport, to determine what happened. (more...)
Donald Trump tweets about 'Rocket Man' Kim, 'Crooked Hillary' Donald Trump tweets about 'Rocket Man' Kim, 'Crooked Hillary'
- September 19, 2017

North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan, a U.S. ally, early Thursday morning, which the UN Security Council said was "highly provocative" and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned as threatening to world peace. "I spoke with President Moon of South Korea last night", Trump tweeted early Sunday morning. "And we all know that, and none of us want that". South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrived in NY on Monday for the upcoming U.N. (more...)
North Korea: Russia and China carry out military drills close to border North Korea: Russia and China carry out military drills close to border
- September 19, 2017

The first phase of the joint naval exercises were held in the Baltic Sea in July. The global community must "decisively and completely implement" sanctions on North Korea , while taking "bold steps" to de-escalate tensions on the Korean peninsula, he said alongside Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi in Beijing. (more...)
Maria prompts Barbados to issue hurricane warning: NHC Maria prompts Barbados to issue hurricane warning: NHC
- September 19, 2017

Rossell added that Maria's size means all of Puerto Rico will experience hurricane conditions. Maria will present a threat to the USA and British Virgin Islands for the next couple of days, according to the hurricane center. A Hurricane Warning is in effect for. Maria is now a category 4 hurricane with 130mph winds. If Maria strikes the island as forecast, it will be " more risky than Hugo and Georges", he said. (more...)
Fuel Pipe Burst Disrupts Flights In New Zealand Fuel Pipe Burst Disrupts Flights In New Zealand
- September 19, 2017

New Zealand's military, which cancelled an exercise with Singapore to save fuel, was trucking fuel supplies around the country in an attempt to ease the shortage and government officials have been asked to avoid non-essential air travel. The fuel disruption is most acutely felt by airlines, although 13 Z Energy petrol stations have run out of 95 octane and the company has previously said there was a deliberate focus on delivering 91 octane and diesel fuels. (more...)
Woman fakes a seizure to avoid being mugged Woman fakes a seizure to avoid being mugged
- September 19, 2017

Oakland resident Julie Dragland told the San Francisco Chronicle the train was passing through San Francisco to the East Bay Saturday afternoon when someone behind her passed her a slip of paper. Police described her as a white woman possibly in her 30s with long strawberry-blonde hair. "I was terrified and then I started to be like, is somebody really going to shoot someone for a phone and a wallet?" But after that man exited the train, she pretended to have a seizure to draw other ... (more...)
North Korea: UN Sanctions Motivate Acceleration of Nuclear Weapon Development North Korea: UN Sanctions Motivate Acceleration of Nuclear Weapon Development
- September 19, 2017

A controversy has been brewing here over whether it is proper for Seoul to offer aid to North Korea amid deepening global sanctions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs. The Spanish government had reacted to Pyongyang's ballistic missile test on August 31 by telling the North Korean envoy directly that it had chose to reduce from three to two the number of diplomatic personnel at Pyongyang's mission in Madrid. (more...)
The 5 moments to remember the Emmy Awards 2017!
- September 19, 2017

In total, " The Handmaid's Tale " won five Emmys on Sunday night and picked up three more at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony last week. Hulu may have embarrassed Netflix at the Emmys , but it's going to have to do a lot more than that to keep up with Netflix's dizzying pace of expansion. (more...)
Selena Gomez Has a New Athleisure Gig with Puma Selena Gomez Has a New Athleisure Gig with Puma
- September 19, 2017

Gomez's mom, Mandy Teefey, chose to share a post on Instagram that really made it clear how serious and emotional this procedure was - and how it's changed her own life, as well. "I'm very aware some of my fans had noticed I was laying low for part of the summer and questioning why I wasn't promoting my new music, which I was extremely proud of", she wrote. (more...)
United Kingdom statistics body chides Boris Johnson over European Union cost claim
- September 19, 2017

He stood by the criticism when the Foreign Secretary's aides later claimed he was "absolutely fine" with the piece. And home secretary Amber Rudd accused her cabinet colleague of "back-seat driving" the Brexit process. Later during Sunday, Mr Johnson was told that he was guilty of a "clear misuse of official statistics" by Sir David Norgrove , the head of the UK Statistics Authority. (more...)
Bangladesh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees Bangladesh begins building 14000 shelters for Rohingya refugees
- September 19, 2017

At this year's United Nations session, Myanmar, also known as Burma , appeared in danger of being an worldwide outlier again. The exodus from western Burma began August 25, when the military launched a crackdown in Rakhine after suspected Rohingya militants attacked army bases and police posts , killing 12 security officials. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick buzz growing: From own mouth to Bengals whispers Colin Kaepernick buzz growing: From own mouth to Bengals whispers
- September 19, 2017

It's not the fact that not one of the bad teams that obviously needs a quarterback signed him i.e. Jets / browns / jaguars / bears.It's not the fact that none of the teams that are good but are just a stable quarterback away from being a super bowl contender signed him Texans/ Broncos. (more...)
A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes
- September 19, 2017

POLITICIANS who may ultimately vote in Canberra to decide if same-sex marriage is legalised in Australia are taking different approaches to the outcome of the marriage equality vote. However, Francis actually has defended Catholic teaching on the matter. Christine Forster, a gay Sydney Liberal councillor, said on Sunday the "No" side was seeking to expand the debate beyond marriage in order to exploit people's fears and uncertainty. (more...)
Spain expels North Korean ambassador Spain expels North Korean ambassador
- September 19, 2017

In their latest nuclear test the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired a long-range ballistic missile 3,700km (2,299 miles) on Friday (15 September) passing over Japan. Peru also took extra steps to limit the North Korean presence in Lima. "The government will cooperate closely with the United States, South Korea and other relevant countries to respond to this situation. (more...)
North Korea warns 'vicious' United Nations sanctions will only accelerate nuclear programme North Korea warns 'vicious' United Nations sanctions will only accelerate nuclear programme
- September 19, 2017

In addition, the Philippines, Pyongyang's fifth-biggest trade partner, said that it would cease trade with North Korea. "With this diplomatic step, Mexico expresses to the North Korean government its categorical repudiation of its recent nuclear activity, which is an increasingly brazen violation of global law and which poses a serious threat to the Asian region and to the world", the ministry said in a statement. (more...)
Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:NBRV) Earns Buy Rating from Cantor Fitzgerald Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:NBRV) Earns Buy Rating from Cantor Fitzgerald
- September 19, 2017

August 28 investment analysts at H.C. Wainwright kept the company rating at "Buy" and raised the price target to $18.00 from $16.00. 1 equities equity analyst has recommended the share with a sell recommendation, 1 have issued a hold recommendation and around seven have published a buy recommendation to the share. (more...)
AIR Worldwide Narrows Loss Estimate for Hurricane Irma AIR Worldwide Narrows Loss Estimate for Hurricane Irma
- September 19, 2017

Roy Cooper said in a news release. At a news conference Saturday, Mayor of Monroe County George Neugent urged people who can afford it to inspect their homes and stay on the mainland as crews work to restore power and other services on the islands. (more...)
Protesters expected to reconvene for 3rd day Protesters expected to reconvene for 3rd day
- September 19, 2017

Along with the consecutive nights of protests were consecutive nights of property damage to buildings near protests. A U.S. judge found former police officer Jason Stockley not guilty of first-degree murder of an African-American man, the media reported. (more...)
Demonized Schumer and Pelosi now deal-makers with Trump Demonized Schumer and Pelosi now deal-makers with Trump
- September 19, 2017

DACA allows children of undocumented immigrants to attend colleges, obtain driver's licenses, Social Security numbers, find legal employment and pay taxes. "A fence for 2020.' That's where it will come out", he said . Congressional Republicans are also concerned, considering they control and House and Senate, with fellow party member Trump in the White House . (more...)
Grace Rauh says de Blasio should be having more 'fun' Grace Rauh says de Blasio should be having more 'fun'
- September 19, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio joined the mayors of Paris, Melbourne, Durban and other global cities on Monday in pledging to uphold the clean energy standards outlined in the Paris climate accord, which President Donald Trump pulled back from earlier this year. (more...)
Trump opens week at United Nations by calling out 'mismanagement,' underperformance Trump opens week at United Nations by calling out 'mismanagement,' underperformance
- September 19, 2017

Secretary-General António Guterres made streamlining United Nations bureaucracy one of his campaign pledges. While Trump has now made a decision to remain apart of it, there is no telling if debates regarding the Iran's nuclear activities will change the president's mind. (more...)
Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi
- September 19, 2017

Pelosi says she understands their fear. The activists are among the most progressive and vocal protesters and their tactics are not widely employed at similar events nationwide. The Democrats say a deal has been reached, but the White House denies it. Pelosi responded to the outburst in impolitic fashion, yelling for the protesters to "Stop it!" In August, U.S. (more...)
Formula One: Hamilton profits from Vettel crash to win Singapore Grand Prix Formula One: Hamilton profits from Vettel crash to win Singapore Grand Prix
- September 19, 2017

On a day of carnage in Formula 1 which saw Sebastian Vettel, Max Verstappen , Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso all crash out of the race at turn one, Ricciardo's bowels added another layer of destruction with a not-so-well disguised gas leak. (more...)
Israel, US inaugurate 1st American base on Israeli soil Israel, US inaugurate 1st American base on Israeli soil
- September 19, 2017

The facility will include a barracks and several other buildings for USA troops to be stationed in the country, as well as systems to identify and intercept various aerial threats. Several dozen USA service-members will be stationed at Bislach, Haimovich said, adding that the process of setting up the American station went smoothly thanks to the close, cordial relations between the respective militaries. (more...)
Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen into hurricane Tropical Storm Maria expected to strengthen into hurricane
- September 19, 2017

And forecasters say a unsafe storm surge accompanied by large and destructive waves will raise water levels by as much as 4 to 6 feet above normal tide levels near where the center of Maria moves across the Leeward Islands . That powerful category 4 storm killed at least 84 people, more than half of them in the Caribbean . Maria has maximum sustained winds at 75 miles per hour. (more...)