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Don't call 911…It's a Halloween display!: Sheriff's Office Don't call 911…It's a Halloween display!: Sheriff's Office
- September 22, 2017

The sheriff's department wrote , "Congratulate the homeowner on a great display". Also in 2015 TV station WKRC in OH reported a woman's dead body was mistaken for a Halloween decoration . "Sad the world we live in now", one commenter said. "I don't encourage everyone to put up decor like this because someone may very well be hurt and people will drive right by saying- oh it's just Halloween", another person wrote. (more...)
Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with breast cancer Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with breast cancer
- September 22, 2017

Olivia Newton-John is steadfast in her second battle with breast cancer, and she provided fans another positive update about her progress. The entertainer went on to say that she had received priceless support from her husband John Easteringly, who she referred to as her rock. (more...)
Michigan State Police Trooper Killed In Motorcycle Crash Michigan State Police Trooper Killed In Motorcycle Crash
- September 22, 2017

Burton police and firefighters stood watch from an overpass and Davison-area first responders gathered outside Allen Funeral Home Thursday afternoon as Michigan State Police Trooper Timothy O'Neill was brought home. He was supposed to be married on October 7. O'Neill's family, companions and the @MichStatePolice people group. "I ask that you please keep his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers in the hard days ahead". (more...)
Evers says lawmakers should override veto Evers says lawmakers should override veto
- September 22, 2017

Walker selected the Fox Valley school since education is one of the key components he has touted in the document, with a $639,000,000 funding increase for K-12 education included in the plan. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources had hoped to spend $65,000 to improve water quality on the lake by removing fish that thrive on vegetation and introducing a carnivorous form of game fish. (more...)
Valerie Plame bashed for tweet linking 'America's Jews' to wars, then apologizes Valerie Plame bashed for tweet linking 'America's Jews' to wars, then apologizes
- September 22, 2017

When the language of the article was pointed out to Mrs. Wilson on social media, she initially defended the article . Plame shared a link Thursday morning from "alternative media" site The Unz Review with the headline "America's Jews Are Driving America's Wars". (more...)
Istanbul's Ataturk airport closed after jet crashes Istanbul's Ataturk airport closed after jet crashes
- September 22, 2017

A private jet crashed on landing and burst into flames Thursday while making an emergency landing at Istanbul's main global airport, leaving four injured, officials said. The jet, registered as TC-KON, crashed after reporting a malfunction as it was taking off, the state-run news agency Anadolu said. They fought to extinguish the fire, which has since been brought under control. (more...)
Rajnath Singh's statement on Rohingyas 'disingenuous', says Asaduddin Owaisi Rajnath Singh's statement on Rohingyas 'disingenuous', says Asaduddin Owaisi
- September 22, 2017

We wonder how these hapless children can be threats to national security, "Chakrabarty told Echo of India". While talking to media, BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav said the decision to let Rohingya refugees stay in India or not is in the executive's domain and the latter will take an appropriate decision. (more...)
Malaysia arrests 7 Filipinos suspected of Abu Sayyaf links Malaysia arrests 7 Filipinos suspected of Abu Sayyaf links
- September 22, 2017

Malaysian police and Abu Sayyaf-linked suspects. "All seven suspects aged between 22 and 38 worked as security guards at several private companies around Selangor and Kuala Lumpur ", said Mohamad Fuzi Harun, Inspector General of Police in a press statement to Channel NewsAsia . (more...)
'Vicious' Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Program: North Korea 'Vicious' Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Program: North Korea
- September 22, 2017

Spain on Monday made a decision to expel North Korea's ambassador on the reclusive nation's unwillingness to halt its nuclear and missile provocations. . North Korean leader Kim Jong-un criticized the measure as "ignorant" and called the United Nations resolution as "an infringement" on North Korea's independence, reported NK News closely after Mexico's announcement. (more...)
China tells North Korea to pull back from the brink
- September 22, 2017

Negotiation is the only way out, which deserves every effort. Lavrov also seemed to hint that the "tit-for-tat" series of ousters of diplomats from the two countries' embassies and missions was over for now. "We resolutely condemn the nuclear missile adventures of Pyongyang in violation of Security Council resolutions". "North Korea's nuclear programme is a grave threat to peace and security in our world, and it is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal, rogue regime", ... (more...)
Trump Lauds Close 'Friend of Mine' Erdoğan as 'Getting Very High Marks' Trump Lauds Close 'Friend of Mine' Erdoğan as 'Getting Very High Marks'
- September 22, 2017

Speaking during a press conference ahead of the meeting, the Republican leader praised the Turkish president for "running a very hard part of the world" and "getting high marks". Asked by a reporter today if he would "reconcile" with Erdoğan on "the Kurdish issue", Trump replied, "We'll be discussing many issues - many issues". (more...)
Worker, dad of 5, dies in construction fall from 29th floor Worker, dad of 5, dies in construction fall from 29th floor
- September 22, 2017

The other construction worker was rushed to Bellevue Hospital in critical condition. The workers were employed by contractor EJ Electric, according to the Department of Buildings. The residential tower is being built on Maiden Lane, which runs from near the South Street Seaport to near the World Trade Center site. This second fatality at the Manhattan West development also marked the second construction-related death in Manhattan in less than a day. (more...)
President Pavlopoulos sends condolences to Mexico over quake victims President Pavlopoulos sends condolences to Mexico over quake victims
- September 22, 2017

A motorbike and carriage drives over the cracked road. Education Secretary Aurelio Nuno confirmed that the girl was alive, but said it was still not confirmed if other children were also alive under the rubble. More than 50 people were rescued in the capital, Mexico City, alone as the government raced against time to extricate people from collapsed buildings. (more...)
Governor To Tap Emergency Funds to Cover Budget Gap; No Special Session Governor To Tap Emergency Funds to Cover Budget Gap; No Special Session
- September 22, 2017

But officials with the National Council on Compensation Insurance, which sets the rates in Iowa and other states in the USA, said the reduction was based on data from premium years 2014 and 2015, along with a decrease in claims. That's on top of about $249 million in previous cuts and borrowing from the state reserves. "The governor was careful not to do speculation". Then-Gov Terry Branstad blamed lagging farm income, but Democrats blamed Republican mismanagement. (more...)
Hurricane Maria Hits Puerto Rico
- September 22, 2017

It is devastating , and I hope we can recover soon", Jenniffer González-Colón, Puerto Rico's nonvoting member of Congress, told NPR Thursday . President Donald Trump approved a federal disaster declaration for Puerto Rico. "We're going to be without services for a long time". Maria killed two people in the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe and two people aboard a boat were reported missing off La Desirade island, just east of Guadeloupe, officials said . (more...)
The US-Mexico Wall Subject of California Suing Trump The US-Mexico Wall Subject of California Suing Trump
- September 22, 2017

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra speaks next to the U.S. Mexico border to announce a lawsuit against the Trump Administration over its plan to begin construction of border wall projects in San Diego. Trump promised during his presidential campaign that his administration would build a wall along the border with Mexico to stop illegal immigration and curb the crime rate in the United States. (more...)
Deterrence Games With Kim Jong Un Deterrence Games With Kim Jong Un
- September 22, 2017

Feinstein expressed concern about the possible "recklessness" on behalf of the increasingly hostile state, pointing out its successful development of "powerful weapons" as well as room for improvement for the nation's missile defense systems. (more...)
Korea Lends Helping Hand to North Korea Lends Helping Hand to North
- September 22, 2017

Johnson, who also met with Japanese foreign minister Tarō Kōno to stress the UK's solidarity with Japan over the threat it faces, said: " China has a vital role to play and unique economic influence over North Korea". Military options available to Trump range from non-lethal actions like a naval blockade aimed at enforcing sanctions to waging cyber attacks and positioning new US weaponry in South Korea, where the United States has 28,500 troops. (more...)
Russian Federation and China urge 'peaceful' solution with North Korea Russian Federation and China urge 'peaceful' solution with North Korea
- September 22, 2017

South Korea suspended humanitarian aid to North Korea after the country conducted its fourth nuclear test in January 2016. The South has been keen to boost inter-Korean ties since liberal President Moon Jae-in took office in May, but North Korea carried out its sixth nuke test on September 3, drawing a ninth U.N. (more...)
Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is Trump threat to destroy N. Korea is "sound of dog barking": minister
- September 22, 2017

From left, Vice President Mike Pence, Trump, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in NY on September 19, 2017. " The order targets only one country, and that country is North Korea ", Trump said . His opponent during last year's election, Hillary Clinton, took criticism for referring to Trump's supporters as belonging in "a basket of deplorables". (more...)
Suspect in fatal hazing at UST flees country Suspect in fatal hazing at UST flees country
- September 22, 2017

Bureau of Immigration spokeswoman Antonette Mangrobang earlier said Trangia's EVA Air flight was bound for Taipei. The suspects in the Aegis Juris Fraternity hazing rites that led to the death of UST law freshman Horacio Castillo 3rd: Ralph Trangia, Arvin Balag, Axel Hipe and John Paul Solano. (more...)
US Again Threatens Force to Halt North Korea Weapons Program
- September 22, 2017

In his speech Tuesday, Trump warned that the United States will "totally destroy North Korea " if it attacks the US or its allies, and Haley said the USA has been trying to work through dialogue to reach a resolution. "For those who have said, and been commenting about a lack of a military option, there is a military option", McMaster said. Dianne Feinstein of California, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee. (more...)
Obama Speaks on Republican Obamacare Repeal Efforts: 'It Is Aggravating' Obama Speaks on Republican Obamacare Repeal Efforts: 'It Is Aggravating'
- September 22, 2017

Barack Obama waded into the debate on healthcare Tuesday, sharply criticizing Republicans' last-ditch attempts to repeal his signature legislative achievement. The test is not how you feel when things are going good or when you are at a cool conference in NY with Bill and Melinda Gates , and Will I Am . He has spoken at a smattering of events for his own foundation, and appeared in Europe in May with German Chancellor Angela Merkel . (more...)
Irish flanker says Gatland cost the side the series against All Blacks Irish flanker says Gatland cost the side the series against All Blacks
- September 22, 2017

Maybe it's more of a coaching point of view in terms of taking lessons. When quizzed on the reasons why his team did not succeed overall, the Leinster star was extremely frank in his assessment, levelling the blame firmly at Warren Gatland and his coaching staff for their methods in the build-up to the first and third matches. (more...)
Trump says signs new order to widen sanctions against North Korea
- September 22, 2017

Trump noted that he'd signed the executive order just as China's central bank "has told their other banks.to immediately stop doing business with North Korea ". Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also joined in the war of words, using his speech Wednesday at the United Nations to step up his already harsh rhetoric against North Korea . (more...)