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Bottled Water Meant For Hurricane Maria Survivors Rots Away On Tarmac

Bottled Water Meant For Hurricane Maria Survivors Rots Away On Tarmac With Hurricane Florence forecasted to make landfall in the Carolinas as soon as Thursday, reports also came in last night that the Trump administration had transferred $10 million from FEMA to pay for ICE detention centers. He said there are plans to buy 168 generators for Puerto Rico's water and sewer company, which is still relying on several generators given the ongoing power outages almost... [Full Article...]

You’ve done us proud, President congratulates Kenyan marathon team

You’ve done us proud, President congratulates Kenyan marathon team Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge led the country's team in registering a stunning win at the 2018 Berlin Marathon after setting a new record of 2:1:39. "Kipchoge hit the half way mark with one pacesetter in 57:26 minutes, way inside Kimetto world record by one minute and nine seconds before hitting 1:26:45 against Kimetto's 1" 27:38 at 30km mark. [Full Article...]

Despite guilty plea, Paul Manafort still holds the Trump card

Despite guilty plea, Paul Manafort still holds the Trump card Even though the Manafort case was tangential to the central thrust of Mr Mueller's inquiry - relating to his work as a lobbyist, and not possible ties between the Russian government and the Trump campaign - this still marks a significant development in the special counsel's investigation. [Full Article...]

Assad used chemical weapons in three attacks this year

Assad used chemical weapons in three attacks this year In an article in today's Wall Street Journal , he calls on the worldwide community to take action, and warns that "the entire world stands to pay the price" otherwise. Tahrir al-Sham is the number one terrorist group of the Idlib operation on Turkey's border, according to Russian Federation and Syria . An estimated 3mn people live in Idlib - the last major stronghold of active opposition to ... [Full Article...]

Manafort makes deal with Mueller to avoid another trial

Manafort makes deal with Mueller to avoid another trial The charges were filed in a criminal information, a document that suggests a deal has been reached. It's unclear if Manafort will become or has become a cooperating witness, but some reports say the plea agreement appears to suggest he will. [Full Article...]

San Juan mayor dismisses Trump's 'unsung success' view of Maria response

San Juan mayor dismisses Trump's 'unsung success' view of Maria response Mr. Trump inaccurately stated that only six to 18 people died "after" the storm hit the island and said Democrats padded the death toll by including, for example, a person who died of old age "in order to make me look as bad as possible". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Blames Hurricane Maria Death Toll On Democrats And "Old Age"

Donald Trump Blames Hurricane Maria Death Toll On Democrats And During a Hot Topics discussion of how Donald Trump handled the crisis in Puerto Rico after the president admitted that his administration's work in Puerto Rico was not appreciated, panelist and lawyer Sunny Hostin stated that the president and his government allowed people to die. [Full Article...]

Millions at Risk as Philippines, China Brace for Super Typhoon Mangkhut

Millions at Risk as Philippines, China Brace for Super Typhoon Mangkhut Forecasters said typhoon, considered as the strongest this year, could hit northern Cagayan province on Saturday. . It was 1,190 kilometres (738 miles) away in the Pacific with sustained winds of 205 kilometres per hour (127 miles per hour). [Full Article...]

30000 displaced in Syria's Idlib as UN fears century's 'worst' crisis

30000 displaced in Syria's Idlib as UN fears century's 'worst' crisis Sources familiar with the issue, confirming the Bild report, said German and USA officials had discussed last month the possibility of German fighter jets helping with battle damage assessments or dropping bombs for the first time since the war in ex-Yugoslavia in the 1990s. [Full Article...]

Trump’s tariffs would make Apple gear more expensive

Trump’s tariffs would make Apple gear more expensive One has to wonder why Trump routinely steps on good news about the economy by pressing trade wars, which most CEOs are firmly against. Will Samsung's Galaxy Watch end Apple's smartwatch dominance? Trump told reporters traveling with him to Fargo, North Dakota that "behind that, there's another $267 billion ready to go on short notice if I want". [Full Article...]

Florence expected to become a major hurricane as it heads to US

Florence expected to become a major hurricane as it heads to US East Coast . As of 11 a.m. EDT Sunday, the center of Hurricane Florence was about 750 miles southeast of Bermuda and about 610 miles northeast of the Northern Leeward Islands. The region is also a big supplier of the nation's cotton, with North Carolina ranking ninth among states for the current 2018-19 crop year, SC 11 and Virginia 16. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 2 storm

Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 2 storm National Hurricane Center Director Ken Graham warned that Florence was forecast to linger over the Carolinas once it reaches shore. Governors in the Carolinas, Virginia and Maryland have declared emergencies. "This is a huge storm", said Robert Woodward, chairman of the Dare County Board of Commissioners, predicting 15 to 20 inches (38 to 50 centimeters) of rain. [Full Article...]

Russia collusion probe: Ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos jailed

Russia collusion probe: Ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos jailed Papadopoulos was the first former Trump aide arrested in the probe into an alleged Kremlin plot to influence the 2016 USA elections. That probe was later taken over by Mueller . Complicating these denials, Papadopoulos admitted that he told a senior Greek official about the Russian dirt while visiting the country on a trip authorized by the Trump campaign. [Full Article...]

Sweden faces uncertainty after close election

Sweden faces uncertainty after close election Preliminary results of the 2018 Swedish parliamentary elections showed on Sunday night that Centre-Left bloc of the Social Democratic Party, the Green Party and Left party gained 40.7 percent of votes, narrowly heading in the race. Other parties vowed they would not work with the far right to form a coalition government. Anti-migrant parties in Germany, Austria, Denmark, France, Hungary, Italy a... [Full Article...]

BMW seized from home of couple who raised money for homeless man

BMW seized from home of couple who raised money for homeless man The two issued a joint statement late Thursday, Sept. 6 saying Johnny Bobbitt will get an amount equal to the balance he didn't receive through the fundraiser. "Johnny Bobbitt will be in a residential drug program", Fallon told the judge Wednesday, adding that he would start it immediately. More than 14,000 donors stepped up, contributing more than $400,000 for Bobbitt after his story of... [Full Article...]

Spy chief says Britain, allies will counter active Russian threat

Spy chief says Britain, allies will counter active Russian threat Police identified them as Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov. Prime Minister Theresa May has previously said the attack was "almost certainly" approved at a "senior level" of the Russian state, while Security Minister Ben Wallace said Mr Putin bore ultimate responsibility as head of the government in Moscow . [Full Article...]

Barack Obama says midterms represent chance for sanity

Barack Obama says midterms represent chance for sanity The Fox & Friends hosts this morning reacted to Obama's big speech yesterday going after Trump and the Republican party, with Ed Henry saying, " Barack Obama decided he wants to make the midterms about 'me'". Douglas Award for Ethics in Government on September 7, 2018 in Urbana, Illinois. He said it immediately after a description of the Republican Party's party-wide agenda of making voting mo... [Full Article...]

N Korea holds military parade without advanced missiles

N Korea holds military parade without advanced missiles But on Sunday, almost half of the military parade was devoted to showcasing civilian efforts to build the country's economy, the Associated Press reported . Xi said in the letter that the DPRK, under the successive leadership of Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Il and Kim Jong Un , has made extraordinary achievements on the course of the socialist construction in the past 70 years. [Full Article...]

Delta Fire Roaring Through Northern California Triples In Size

Delta Fire Roaring Through Northern California Triples In Size As fall - usually California's busiest fire season - approaches, officials say the agency that oversees emergency fire responses is running out of money. Forest Service. "The worst may be yet to come", Commissioner David Jones warned at a San Francisco news conference, noting California wildfires are typically more destructive after September 1. [Full Article...]

Aide George Papadopoulos sentenced to jail time in Mueller probe

Aide George Papadopoulos sentenced to jail time in Mueller probe Prosecutors had asked Judge Randolph Moss in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to impose a prison sentence of up to six months , saying that Papadopoulos' lies impeded their investigation and that he did not cooperate. He participated in four proffer sessions, they say, and "was willing to answer any questions posed". Papadopoulos was once described as a "coffee boy" to the Tru... [Full Article...]


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