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'Lack of food and water could kill Rohingya refugees'

'Lack of food and water could kill Rohingya refugees' Almost 100 Chesterfield residents held a vigil for persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma . Critics have called for the Nobel laureate to be stripped of her peace prize amid reports of " ethnic cleansing " against Rohingya Muslimse. [Full Article...]

Colts To Start Jacoby Brissett In Week 2

Gresham will be a game-time decision, Arians said. Most NFL games come down to five plays. Most importantly the defense looks good, and when you lose a guy like Johnson, you need a defense that you can lean on at times. Hilton reminded Arizona reporters on a conference call that Indianapolis feels the same way after they got roughed up by a Rams team that wasn't expected to challenge for any... [Full Article...]

About 5.8 million without power in US Southeast after Irma - utilities

About 5.8 million without power in US Southeast after Irma - utilities Irma is already uprooting trees and turning streets into rivers. "Then we'll slowly start to clear out as we head into Wednesday", Kovacik said . Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys and on the Florida Peninsula on Sunday, rapidly weakening as it moved northwards into Georgia and Alabama. [Full Article...]

Sterling burns past $1.34 on BoE rate hike warning

Sterling burns past $1.34 on BoE rate hike warning Any more defections when the MPC meets on Thursday could push the pound higher, and there has been talk that chief economist Andy Haldane could shift to that camp. "With the labour market already very tight, and the economy set to strengthen in the second half of 2017 in our view, an acceleration in wage growth looks likely". [Full Article...]

Cassini on course into Saturn's atmosphere

Cassini on course into Saturn's atmosphere Earl Maize, Cassini project manager at JPL, may have been the by-the-numbers guy in the presentation, but he also waxed poetic after stating that some 635 gigabytes of collected scientific data became part of almost 4,000 scientific papers. [Full Article...]

On single-payer, the Democratic floodgates have opened

On single-payer, the Democratic floodgates have opened A June 2017 Pew Research Center survey found that 60 percent of Americans said the federal government should be responsible for ensuring health care coverage for all Americans. The White House says Democratic Sens. He said he hasn't ruled in or out whether he would run for president in 2020. "It would involve the largest tax increase in the history of the world". [Full Article...]

Aircraft carrier, Navy ships headed to Florida Keys after Irma left 'devastation'

Aircraft carrier, Navy ships headed to Florida Keys after Irma left 'devastation' President Donald Trump has signed a disaster declaration that should speed federal funding to damaged areas in Florida. Irma , however, continued to be a threat as it crossed the northern part of the state and because of lingering storm surges along both coasts. [Full Article...]

UChicago Stays Third in US News Rankings

UChicago Stays Third in US News Rankings In the national rankings, Hillsdale College is 71 on the list of best national liberal arts colleges , up from 83 a year ago. For more information about U.S. 2 spot in the U.S News rankings, followed by the University of Chicago, Yale University, Columbia University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Massachusetts. [Full Article...]

Irma Leaves Widespread Devastation, Flooding In Florida

Irma Leaves Widespread Devastation, Flooding In Florida But the area around it was hit hard. The state's emergency management officials said the storm had cut power to more than 6.5 million account holders across the state as of Monday afternoon. Irma, after making landfall Sunday in the Florida Keys and Southwest Florida as a major storm, was downgraded to a tropical storm, with 70 miles per hour winds as it went up the Gulf Coast into North ... [Full Article...]

Hurricane Irma in numbers: All the records the storm has blown away

Hurricane Irma in numbers: All the records the storm has blown away Before Jose's slight weakening, the Atlantic had two hurricanes with winds of more than 150 miles per hour at the same time for the first time on record, Colorado State University meteorologist Philip Klotzbach said Friday. Meanwhile, search-and-rescue teams located in Orlando and other staging areas were waiting out the storm until it was safe enough to go out and assess the extent of the... [Full Article...]

Are You Ready for Some Football? NFL Offers Monday Football Doubleheader

Are You Ready for Some Football? NFL Offers Monday Football Doubleheader Peterson took the first handoff of the game, bursting through the line for 9 yards. He wasn't targeted on any passes, and the Saints went into the locker room down 16-6. "And I see that for what it is", Peterson said . Peterson finished with just 18 yards on six carries, coming out of the game on most third downs as he did in Minnesota. [Full Article...]

Christian leaders express disappointment over Trump's decision to end DACA

Christian leaders express disappointment over Trump's decision to end DACA Faso co-sponsored two bills, the Bar Removal of Individuals who Dream and Grow our Economy Act and the Recognizing America's Children Act, which he said would address DACA and help immigrant children brought to the US illegally, more commonly referred to as " dreamers ". [Full Article...]

Equifax Workers Could Take Hit to Retirement Savings

Equifax Workers Could Take Hit to Retirement Savings In addition, credit card numbers for 209,000 USA consumers, and certain dispute documents with personal identifying information for approximately 182,000 US consumers, were accessed. She said says she's also troubled by Equifax's approach to security generally, including reports that it didn't respond to basic scripting bugs it was warned about previous year. [Full Article...]

Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered A "Significant" Knee Injury Today

Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered A I'm sure Watt's finger will get popped back into place and the Texans will tape him up in order to get back into the game. Fowler did just that, returning a Tom Savage fumble on a Yannick Ngakoue sack 47 yards for a touchdown just before halftime to give Jacksonville a 19-0 lead. [Full Article...]

House Republicans say they want to keep DACA

House Republicans say they want to keep DACA The Trump administration said it was now up to Congress to draft new legislation to address the situation of Daca recipients, many of whom come from Latin American countries. Speaking with reporters on a conference call on condition of anonymity, DHS did not rule out that anyone with expired DACA would then be subject to deportation. [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka fight, but Kohli makes it 9-0

Sri Lanka fight, but Kohli makes it 9-0 Virat Kohli starred with the bat, making 82. Coming in at No.3, Munaweera saved the hosts from the blushes in a cameo before allrounder Priyanjan's unbeaten run-a-ball 40 helped them to a healthy total. Overall, he hit seven fours and a six. India secured three points from their 5-0 victory and pushed their tally to 117. Pandey finished off the game with a boundary that also brought up hi... [Full Article...]

Residents with family in Caribbean worry about Irma's impact

Residents with family in Caribbean worry about Irma's impact Hurricane Jose was 1675km east of the Lesser Antilles in the Atlantic and packing maximum sustained winds of 120km/h, the NHC said . The worst-case scenario, he said, would be if the storm hugs the coast, battering ocean-side cities without ever making the landfall that would sap its energy. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Harvey, Labor Day demand create jump in gas prices

Hurricane Harvey, Labor Day demand create jump in gas prices This is an increase over Thursday's average of $2.44 per gallon. Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton spoke to WFAA on Thursday, assuring Texans the temporary gas shortage is due to consumers placing too high of a demand on the resources available. [Full Article...]

IU Notebook: Ball said defense takes nothing away from Ohio State performance

IU Notebook: Ball said defense takes nothing away from Ohio State performance Thousands of students descended on the South Oval Thursday night, decked out in Buckeye gear and ready for kickoff . Ohio State made it 35-21 on a 59-yard touchdown pass from Barrett to Johnnie Dixon and two-point conversion run by Barrett with 1:47 left in the third quarter. [Full Article...]

Hundreds Die As Rohingya Muslims Witness Deadliest Violence In Decades

Hundreds Die As Rohingya Muslims Witness Deadliest Violence In Decades Aid agencies working in the camps are compiling numbers since there is no registration process for undocumented Myanmar nationals in Bangladesh . His account could not be independently verified by AFP , but offers an insight into the cat-and-mouse game between militants and security forces being played out in remote hamlets, fields and forest hideouts in Myanmar's westernmost Rakhine sta... [Full Article...]


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