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World Sunny, cool weekend as we await the impacts from Irma next week
Author: 0 Sunny, cool weekend as we await the impacts from Irma next week

Another great weekend for High School and College football. It stays comfortable Tuesday with a few more clouds, but no rain. SATURDAY: Mostly sunny and hot. As Irma makes its final approach into Florida early Sunday morning, it will like intensify into a Cat. This would bring catastrophic wind damage, storm surge and torrential rain to the area.

World Hillary Clinton recalls 'painful' election loss: I drank 'my share of Chardonnay'
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton recalls 'painful' election loss: I drank 'my share of Chardonnay'

The book, published by CBS-owned Simon & Schuster, includes an accounting for numerous missteps and strategic errors that Clinton said she made during the campaign, and for which she explicitly takes responsibility. Clinton said she called the President-elect and the White House after having the realization. "It was a very hard transition". "I just kinda went in the bedroom, laid down on the bed, just thought, 'Okay".

World Death toll from quake in Mexico hits 90
Author: 0 Death toll from quake in Mexico hits 90

Federal Agrarian, Territorial and Urban Development Secretary Rosario Robles said in an interview with Milenio Television that on Saturday she had accompanied the Oaxaca Governor on a tour of several municipalities in the state. The official added that the storm had left some 70,000 people without electricity and caused damage in 53 of the Gulf state's 212 municipalities, Reuters reports .

World Russia, South Korea, North Korea Support Trilateral Development Projects
Author: 0 Russia, South Korea, North Korea Support Trilateral Development Projects

The last nuclear test North Korea conducted was September 9, 2016 - Foundation Day a year ago. The UN Security Council is expected to vote on a new set of sanctions soon. Gallup Korea asked one-thousand-four adults nationwide between Tuesday and Thursday about the idea of South Korea having nuclear weapons. South Koreans are increasingly doubtful that North Korea will start a war, a survey released yesterday showed.

World Steve Bannon says he disagrees with Trump's decision on DACA
Author: 0 Steve Bannon says he disagrees with Trump's decision on DACA

Breitbart has portrayed Cohn as a "globalist" on issues like trade, a contrast to Bannon's protectionist and adversarial approach to countries like China. If you've wondered what topic might pit the president's administration against his former top strategist Steve Bannon , it could be the fight over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

World FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico

The worst of Irma rode through San Juan Wednesday night, and Obrion said they barely noticed the powerful winds and rain from the interior of the building; however, she said she really felt the storm's power when she briefly stood near a door where the boards were partially cracked.

World Task force that helped during Harvey comes home
Author: 0 Task force that helped during Harvey comes home

After a short break home with family and making needed equipment repairs, they are back on the road. He said that they performed quite a few boat rescues and that a number of trucks that they brought with them broke down in the area. Lincoln Fire and Rescue will continue to maintain its normal staffing levels by using overtime to backfill the vacancies, Despain said. Lincoln Fire and Rescue Chief Michael Despain says they are reporting to Eglin Air Force Base near Pensacola.

World More than 44000 impacted by SC evacuations
Author: 0 More than 44000 impacted by SC evacuations

McMaster left open the possibility of evacuations until late Friday, as Irma approached southern Florida. "A lot more people on the roads are going to slow things down". "Right now we're making sure we have the right people and materials in the right places, and we're making plans to keep our customers and employees safe and communicating with them throughout the storm", said Aimee Murray, a spokeswoman for South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.

World Brussels to leave Britain full responsibility for sorting Irish border after Brexit
Author: 0 Brussels to leave Britain full responsibility for sorting Irish border after Brexit

The European Commission will publish its first formal paper later today on how it believes Britain should deal with the Irish issues in the Brexit negotiations. Establishment of a physical border could revive security concerns, 20 years after a peace deal involving Dublin that ended a long civil conflict in Northern Ireland and led to the end of army and police checkpoints.

World U.S. calls for UNSC vote on North Korea sanctions
Author: 0 U.S. calls for UNSC vote on North Korea sanctions

According to the United Nations Security Council Sanctions Committee on North Korea and its panel of experts, not enough is being done among U.N. member states to implement sanctions. The International community condemned North Korea for testing the hydrogen bomb on August 27, marking the sixth time the isolated state has tested a nuclear weapon.

World Hurricane Katia bears down on quake-rattled Mexico
Author: 0 Hurricane Katia bears down on quake-rattled Mexico

At least two people died in the aftermath of Hurricane Katia in Mexico, local authorities report. This is the first time on record that the Atlantic has had two hurricanes with winds of more than 150 miles per hour at the same time, Colorado State University meteorologist Philip Klotzbach said.

World JKLF chief Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar
Author: 0 JKLF chief Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

The raids are being conducted also at various locations in Srinagar and frontier district of Kupwara. Aga Hassan, the former president of Anjuman-e-Shar-e-Shian, had joined Geelani-led Hurriyat Conference in 2015. President of Kashmir Bar Association Mian Qayoom was questioned by the NIA for almost seven hours on Wednesday. "During searches, FDs worth over Rs 1 crore, incriminating material, suspect financial records, property-related documents and electronic devices have been seized", ...

World India beat srilanka by 7wickets with 4 balls remaining chased the victory .
Author: 0 India beat srilanka by 7wickets with 4 balls remaining chased the victory .

Team India captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday broke numerous records during his match-winning knock of 82 against Sri Lanka in the one-off T20 here. Sri Lanka scored 170 runs in 7 overs for the loss of 20 overs. But at the end of the 15th over, with 38 more needed, the Sri Lankans too had accepted the inevitable and were probably left ruing not capitalising in the middle overs.

World Dennis Rodman Offers To Be A Mediator Between Trump And Kim Jong
Author: 0 Dennis Rodman Offers To Be A Mediator Between Trump And Kim Jong

Morgan asked if could accompany Rodman the next time he visits North Korea, and Rodman told him he'd once asked former President Barack Obama to go with him, but Obama roundly refused. "Virtually anything the North Korean regime would demand would be something that we would not and should not give", said Tom Malinowski, the former USA assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor for the Obama administration, said at the same event.

World Clashes Between Residents, Police Erupt in S Korea Over THAAD Deployment
Author: 0 Clashes Between Residents, Police Erupt in S Korea Over THAAD Deployment

NATO ambassadors said after talks in Brussels on Wednesday that "it is now imperative that all nations implement more thoroughly and transparently existing U.N. On Sunday, North Korea announced that it had successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded onto an intercontinental ballistic missile.

World Indian PM says shares Myanmar's concerns over Rakhine violence
Author: 0 Indian PM says shares Myanmar's concerns over Rakhine violence

Myanmar denies its Rohingya population citizenship and regards them as illegal immigrants - even though many have lived in the country for generations. "Fake information" is being used to stoke tensions in the Rohingya crisis that has seen tens of thousands flee Myanmar in recent weeks, says Aung San Suu Kyi.

World Manchester United, Chelsea want the signing of Liverpool star Emre Can
Author: 0 Manchester United, Chelsea want the signing of Liverpool star Emre Can

Can Liverpool finally win the Premier League? The 23-year-old has been offered a new deal by Liverpool , but so far he has not looked like extending his current deal. "I didn't fancy Liverpool before the season started, but they've made some decent buys and kept [Philippe] Coutinho which is a boost for them", he told ESPN .

World Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways
Author: 0 Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways

He threw two second-half touchdown passes to emerging receiver Marquez Callaway , including a 50-yard connection early in the fourth quarter that kept the Vols in the game. Tennessee drove 93 yards and scored on Kelly's 11-yard run. He is tied for fourth most tackles in the country after demonstrating his will against Yellow Jacket ballcarriers.

World Houston floods: White House seeks disaster aid from Congress
Author: 0 Houston floods: White House seeks disaster aid from Congress

Bossert was not ready to offer up a number on how much federal aid would be requested by the White House, only saying that a request for an initial infusion of resources would go to Capitol Hill "shortly". The final rebuilding package would be far larger and is likely by year's end. Other topics that might come up include the new developments from Robert Mueller's investigation, the latest provocations from North Korea , and whether border wall funding will have to make way for ...

World My decision is made, says Wayne Rooney on worldwide retirement
Author: 0 My decision is made, says Wayne Rooney on worldwide retirement

COLEEN ROONEY is on the warpath after her husband Wayne was arrested alongside a "party girl" in her vehicle, according to reports. Former England striker Wayne Rooney has stated that he has no intention to rescind his decision to quit worldwide football even if the English side qualify for the 2018 World Cup .

World Madonna reveals move to Portugal, teases new music
Author: 0 Madonna reveals move to Portugal, teases new music

Madonna's 20-year-old daughter, Lourdes , with personal trainer Carlos Manuel Leon , is entering her senior year at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance. Reportedly, it is based on Andrew Sean Greer's The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells . In 2013, she colaborated with Steven Klein to direct a black-and-white short film "Secret Project Revolution".

World Who is Alphons Kannanthanam?
Author: 0 Who is Alphons Kannanthanam?

It will continue to eat beef. He took oath as the minister of state. Thomas, who was a minister in the A B Vajpayee government, heads Christian party Kerala Congress. By showing the party as being open, even if selectively, to people's choice of what they wish to eat and letting ministers assert this in media interactions, could the BJP be eyeing an image-makeover that will ultimately make it more acceptable in areas where it now is seen as a political pariah? We don't dictate food habits ...