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Voter panel vice chairman clarifies fraud claims

Voter panel vice chairman clarifies fraud claims This commission has no preconceived notions or preordained results. "Some are questioning why I am here", Gardner said at the opening of the meeting Tuesday . "The Federal requirement for information on OR voters said, 'We would like to have whatever information you legally can disclose and that you give to anybody else, ' and they've committed to us that personal information will not be di... [Full Article...]

US Not Giving up on Diplomacy on N. Korea

In 2006, the Six Party Talks faltered, and North Korea conducted several ballistic missile launches . The Security Council on Monday unanimously approved a US-drafted resolution, which bans Kim Jong-un's government from exporting textiles and restricts the shipment of oil products. [Full Article...]

Pharmaceutical CEO Is Worried Americans Will Support Bernie Sanders' Health Plan

Pharmaceutical CEO Is Worried Americans Will Support Bernie Sanders' Health Plan Despite the considerable legislative obstacles in its way, single-payer as a concept is gaining traction among the public. "The last time I introduced this bill, it lacked a single co-sponsor", Sanders said in a letter to supporters. Long-term care, which Sanders had included in the version he unveiled during his presidential campaign past year, will not be covered. Every lawmaker touted a... [Full Article...]

British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid

British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid There are just under 500 troops now in the region, made up of marines, engineers, medics and specialists, including Army and RAF personnel. A night-time curfew was imposed. The destructive storm also left other victims in its wake, namely marine wildlife. Water levels are expected to rise between 10-15ft in the areas at risk. [Full Article...]

Brokers Issue New Targets On Legal & General Group Plc (LGGNY)

Brokers Issue New Targets On Legal & General Group Plc (LGGNY) Intact Inv owns 0.09% invested in Restaurant Group PLC (LON:RTN) for 17,600 shares. The Vitec Group plc is a United Kingdom company, which designs, makes and distributes branded services and products that enable end users to capture and share images. [Full Article...]

Nursing Home Patients Die After AC Shuts Off In Florida Amid Irma

Nursing Home Patients Die After AC Shuts Off In Florida Amid Irma On Wednesday afternoon Nicole Gomez, a spokesperson for North Miami Beach, told BuzzFeed News the Krystal Bay Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was evacuated and 80 people were transported to other nearby facilities. "We are directing a criminal examination (and) not precluding anything as of now", Sanchez said at a question and answer session Wednesday. "We're conducting a criminal investig... [Full Article...]

The future path of Hurricane Jose remains uncertain

The future path of Hurricane Jose remains uncertain Hurricane Jose is heading east at 5 mph about 450 miles north-northeast of Grand Turk Island, as of the 11 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center . "That's good for us", Sine said. Sine said a high surf and an increased risk of rip currents this weekend are likely impacts of Jose. But the European computer model, the one that was most accurate tracking Irma as it moved closer to lan... [Full Article...]

Edith Windsor, Who Helped End Federal Gay Marriage Ban, Dies at 88

Edith Windsor, Who Helped End Federal Gay Marriage Ban, Dies at 88 Windsor was the lead plaintiff in the 2013 USA supreme court case that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act of 1996, giving gay and lesbian couples access to federal benefits and laying the foundation for the landmark decision to legalize same-sex marriage across the country in 2015. [Full Article...]

Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused his porn Twitter post

Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused his porn Twitter post Frazier mistakenly said the video was posted to Cruz's account, not liked. Especially because when he was Texas's solicitor general, his legal team wrote a brief defending a ban on the sale of sex toys which quoted a line attacking masturbation. [Full Article...]

Oil prices rise after dollar recovery

Oil prices rise after dollar recovery The dollar has maintained a solid tone in currency markets and the firmer USA currency has had some impact in curbing support for oil prices . Brent crude oil futures for November delivery LCOc1 were up 5 cents at $53.73 a barrel while benchmark US West Texas Intermediate crude CLc1 advanced by 32 cents to $47.80. [Full Article...]

Trump's tax cut aim doubtful: United States treasury secretary

Trump's tax cut aim doubtful: United States treasury secretary Mnuchin and Short both said details will come later this month. The White House is wary of relying exclusively on Republican support for the legislation after seeing the health care bill collapse and is genuinely seeking Democratic support, Short said. [Full Article...]

Google lodges ECJ appeal against €2.4bn fine

Google lodges ECJ appeal against €2.4bn fine A Google spokesperson confirmed the appeal filed but denied making any further comments. Google has previously said it disagreed with the European Union decision and had indicated it would file an appeal. While the Google case is not the same as that of Intel, the judgment has been welcomed by companies under European regulatory scrutiny because it raises the bar for the regulator to prove wrongdo... [Full Article...]

President Trump enjoins Kuwait, Arab nations to fight their shared enemies

President Trump enjoins Kuwait, Arab nations to fight their shared enemies President Donald Trump will host Kuwait Ruler Amir al-Sabah at the White House on Thursday afternoon. "For Trump to say "I support the Kuwaiti emir in his diplomacy and if it doesn't work I am ready to step in and bring them all to the White House", this is a different language than the language that we heard before". [Full Article...]

Stranded manatees rescued as Hurricane Irma sucks away Florida shores

Stranded manatees rescued as Hurricane Irma sucks away Florida shores He and a group of people, including law enforcement, were able to roll the bulky sea cows onto a tarp and drag them 100 yards to open water. The Daytona Beach Shores Department of Public Safety posted a picture on its Facebook page of an injured pelican rescued by officers Sunday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Construction crane collapses in downtown Miami

Construction crane collapses in downtown Miami Vice Chairman of Coastal Construction Dan Whiteman said he has 12 cranes in the Miami area, which are created to spin like weather vanes to ensure stability, according to an Associated Press report. One crane collapsed on top of a high rise under construction at 300 Biscayne Boulevard, City of Miami officials tweeted. The tower cranes with a boom on top are created to spin like weather vanes, ... [Full Article...]

Cardinals at Lions: Highlights, score and recap

Cardinals at Lions: Highlights, score and recap Golladay was one of the heroes in the Lions' 35-23 win over the Arizona Cardinals in their season opener. Although Johnson did have six receptions for 68 yards, he also fumbled the ball twice and left the game late in the third quarter due to a wrist injury. [Full Article...]

Trump briefed on Irma; Pence going to FEMA headquarters

Trump briefed on Irma; Pence going to FEMA headquarters We will do it quickly". The White House also said the president also issued a disaster declaration on Puerto Rico on Sunday and expanded federal funding available to the US Virgin Islands in the wake of the hurricane. The first time was to provide a list of shelters, road closures, and evacuation routes. After meeting with FEMA employees and thanking them for their help in the storm's efforts,... [Full Article...]

Tropical Storm Katia Weakens As It Enters Mexico

Tropical Storm Katia Weakens As It Enters Mexico A cold front over Texas will keep Katia from pushing north, forcing the storm to hang around in the western Gulf before turning south and southwest and driving into eastern Mexico later this week. Katia has "worrying characteristics" because it is very slow moving and could dump a lot of rain on areas that have been saturated in recent weeks, Luis Felipe Puente, head of Mexico's national emergency... [Full Article...]

Nebraska's De'Mornay Pierson-El makes insane touchdown catch vs. Oregon

Nebraska's De'Mornay Pierson-El makes insane touchdown catch vs. Oregon The programs have played seven times, with Nebraska winning six. "What are we doing right or wrong?" "There were a few mental mistakes". "We were in that much better position to make some plays", Riley said. As is often the case, Royce Freeman, months from an National Football League contract, gashed the opposing defense, pacing the Ducks with 134 yards and two touchdowns. [Full Article...]

Brewers try for two in a row against the Cubs

Brewers try for two in a row against the Cubs The only run allowed came in the first on a Neil Walker home run. The Milwaukee Brewers sit just four games back in the NL Central and three back of the Colorado Rockies for the second Wild Card spot entering play on Saturday. At times this season, he was productive. Milwaukee is 18-8 in Davies' last 26 starts and 7-1 in their last 8 games against a team with a winning record while the under... [Full Article...]


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