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'We're bound to disagree sometimes', Muscat tells European Union leaders in Bratislava 'We're bound to disagree sometimes', Muscat tells European Union leaders in Bratislava
- September 21, 2016

Defence cooperation, particularly in defence industries and procurement, is being strongly promoted by Italy, France and Germany, while for other states making their workforce feel more secure in the face of a globalising economy is the priority. (more...)
Florida's Luke Del Rio 'probably' out next week vs. Tennessee
- September 21, 2016

Florida offensive guard Tyler Jordan will miss a second straight game as he recovers from eye surgery, and receiver Antonio Callaway is questionable after missing the North Texas game with a quadriceps injury. While Tebow arrived at UF as a five-star recruit, Appleby took a more indirect, unheralded route. "We'll get some guys ready and will move forward", McElwain said. (more...)
Pittsfield: BCC welcomes former ITT Tech students Pittsfield: BCC welcomes former ITT Tech students
- September 21, 2016

South Seattle College has announced that former ITT Tech students displaced by the recent closure can qualify to have up to one year (45 credits) of in-state tuition covered with a combination of financial aid grants and tuition waivers from the college. (more...)
Offers free well testing after fertilizer plant leak Offers free well testing after fertilizer plant leak
- September 21, 2016

The aquifer is the state's main source of drinking water. - The first round of water quality testing at homes surrounding the Mosaic fertilizer plant in Mulberry will begin Tuesday amid a cloud of suspicion. Contamination of that aquifer poses a risk of cutting off the drinking water for millions of people. Florida is starting to wake up to its massive phosphate mining problem. (more...)
Kogi State Gubernatorial Crises; Fate To Be Known At Supreme Court Kogi State Gubernatorial Crises; Fate To Be Known At Supreme Court
- September 21, 2016

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. But James Faleke, who was Audu's running mate in the inconclusive election, said he ought to be the automatic replacement for Audu. from the above the party's choice of the Respondent as its replacement to its late gubernatorial candidate can not legally be questioned or challenged by the Petitioner. (more...)
Missouri Concealed Carry Law Veto Overridden; No Permit Necessary
- September 21, 2016

A spokesman for Koster reaffirmed that he remains opposed to the proposed constitutional amendment that also must pass before the state can impose a photo ID mandate for voters. Republican lawmakers contended that these fears are unfounded. This is important pro-gun self-defense legislation that will expand Missourians' right to protect themselves and their families. (more...)
Mayor at heart of New Jersey bridge scandal testifies Mayor at heart of New Jersey bridge scandal testifies
- September 21, 2016

Wildstein, a childhood friend of Christie's who once ran an anonymous but hugely popular Trenton political blog, pleaded guilty to his own set of charges a year ago and is now cooperating with prosecutors as a witness. They are trying to suggest that Kelly was engaging in a cover up", said Kelly's attorney, Critchley, "that she was utilizing the resources of the Port Authority.give me a break! Kelly was a "briefer" and "scheduler", who handled logistics such as planning who would attend ... (more...)
This Is Ivanka Trump's Secret Service Name This Is Ivanka Trump's Secret Service Name
- September 21, 2016

Her Secret Service code name has not been made public, though it likely begins with an "M" like her father's, " Mogul ", and his wife Melania's, "Muse", according to The Washington Post . So it's not hard to see why Tiffany might feel that she's been imperiled by her father's controversial campaign. Ivanka's Secret Service protection began officially on Monday. (more...)
Centcom: Investigation of Coalition Strike on Syrian Forces to Begin Soon Centcom: Investigation of Coalition Strike on Syrian Forces to Begin Soon
- September 21, 2016

The Australian prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, confirmed that his country's aircraft had been involved, but pulled out when Russian officials advised the targets may have been Syrian military personnel. A Pentagon spokesman said Russian officials had not voiced any concerns about the operation, in the Dayr Az Zawr area, when first notified of it. The raid prompted a furious response from Russian Federation and Syria, and led to allegations that the airstrikes on the Syrian soldiers could ... (more...)
Tim Farron: People should respect my beliefs as a Christian Tim Farron: People should respect my beliefs as a Christian
- September 21, 2016

He went on to tell PA:"I don't go making pronouncements on theological matters". 'If the only way to fund a health service that meets the needs of everyone is to raise taxes, Liberal Democrats will raise taxes, ' Mr Farron will say. "I do agree with you there was no plan B, the government did not prepare anything, White Hall did not prepare anything, which is pretty irresponsible so it's a good job Cameron and Osborne have gone". (more...)
LePage Joins Complaint Challenging Obama's New Overtime Rules LePage Joins Complaint Challenging Obama's New Overtime Rules
- September 21, 2016

In May, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a new rule updating regulations determining which white-collar, salaried employees are entitled to the Fair Labor Standards Act's minimum wage and overtime pay protections. Paxton said in the statement. "Working families across the state could face increased hardships resulting from this new rule, such as hours being reduced, salaries being slashed, and overtime hours going unrecognized. (more...)
Q Poll: Trump More Honest Than Clinton, But She's More Qualified
- September 21, 2016

She was treated with a 10-day course of Levaquin , an antibiotic used to treat infections. Clinton will hold a rally in Greensboro on Thursday followed by a speech at a Congressional Hispanic Caucus gathering in Washington in the evening. (more...)
Clinton Foundation President: Foundation Would Cut Back Its Work If Hillary Elected
- September 21, 2016

Former President Bill Clinton speaks to the crowd on behalf of Hillary Clinton during an event at the College of Southern Nevada on Wednesday, Sept. "Flint is focused on fixing the problems caused by lead contamination of our drinking water, not photo ops, " said Weaver, who supports Clinton. Clinton's evening interview, in which she promised to release more information at some point, came as her campaign scrambled to head off lasting damage from a hard weekend. (more...)
Trump surprises Dr. Oz with results of recent physical
- September 21, 2016

Harold Bornstein and a letter from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City which shows that Bornstein had been reappointed to its staff and has clinical privileges at the hospital. Hillary Clinton's health recently has made news in the wake of a pneumonia diagnosis she did not initially disclose, but that caused her to leave a September 11 memorial early and become dizzy and stumble while walking to her motorcade. (more...)
Police capture immigrant suspect in New York-area bombings
- September 21, 2016

When it came time to identify a suspect in Saturday night's explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, investigators turned to several of the 8,000 cameras that constantly record what's happening across New York City . The bombings put NY on edge and fuelled a political debate about USA security seven weeks before the presidential election, with candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton again clashing on the threat posed by Islamic militants. (more...)
United Nations rows back from calling Syria aid convoy attack 'air strikes'
- September 21, 2016

SARC volunteers were among the at least 28 civilians killed in the Aleppo area in the first hours after violence resumed following the formal end of the truce, according to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. We demand that the major global powers involved in this conflict assume their responsibilities and take more concrete steps to put an end to all attacks against civilian infrastructure, including medical facilities and aid convoys. (more...)
Chikungunya outbreak in Delhi worst in last six years Chikungunya outbreak in Delhi worst in last six years
- September 21, 2016

He said it was time for the Delhi government, the central government and the BJP-controlled municipal corporations to join hands to take on the mosquitoes to check the spread of chikungunya and dengue. RML Hospital is getting 800-900 patients in its fever clinics on a daily basis and 450 people have been diagnosed with chikungunya there this season. (more...)
White House: 51 companies pledge $650M in refugee support White House: 51 companies pledge $650M in refugee support
- September 21, 2016

Fifty-one US companies have pledged more than $650 million to aid the world's refugees, the White House announced Tuesday ahead of a major summit on the refugee crisis at the United Nations . Yet even among those who support the resettlement of Syrian refugees in America, Monday's low-key announcement was hardly something to celebrate. The United Nations' human rights chief on Monday doubled down on his criticism of political leaders who are leery of admitting refugees due to security ... (more...)
Mississippi State vs. LSU 9/17/16
- September 21, 2016

What a difference a quarterback change can sometimes make. Nick Fitzgerald , after a stellar game against SC, started this evening, but after struggling to put points on the board, was yanked midway through the fourth quarter. Etling gave LSU an early lead by lofting a flawless pass to Chark in the back of the end zone, and Fournette made it 14-0 when he powered into the end zone from the 5. (more...)
Syria aid halted after deadly convoy attack
- September 21, 2016

All parties, including Russian Federation and the United States, had been notified about the cleared convoy heading to rebel-held eastern Aleppo . It was not clear who was behind the attack late on Monday, which sent a red fireball into the sky over a rural area in western Aleppo province. (more...)