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Sep 14 2017

Kenny Chesney is Helping Victims of Hurricane Irma

Chesney, who has a home on St. John in the Virgin Islands and is known for his island lifestyle, posted a photo of some of the hurricane's Caribbean damage. A country sta...

Sep 14 2017

White House: DOJ Should "Look at" Prosecuting James Comey

Earlier Wednesday morning, the former first lady, senator and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee appeared on the Today show to discuss her new campaign memoir, What ...

Sep 14 2017

Hillary Clinton to make book signing stop in Denver

Speaking about the senator for Vermont, Clinton wrote: "His attacks caused lasting damage, making it harder to unify progressives in the general election and paving t...

Sep 14 2017

New Yorkers cry 'scam' after Pizza Festival leaves them hangry

It's an approach that was likened to the infamous Fyre Festival . The event, which took place in a parking lot in Bushwick, was thrown by Ishmael Osekre, whose Africa...

Sep 14 2017

Republicans are writing tax reform behind closed doors, too

Many Democratic lawmakers have said that they would not back a tax bill that cuts taxes for the wealthiest Americans. As North Dakota's former tax commissioner, I un...

Sep 14 2017

Massive blaze 'kills 25 students' in their boarding school beds

The Director of Kuala Lumpur's fire and rescue department has been quoted as saying by a news agency that the number of children out of the total killed are 23. A fire ...

Sep 14 2017

Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes destroyed

Millions of people across the state are now without power, and there is widespread catastrophic flooding. Crews with Florida Power & Light Co. were working with local...

Sep 14 2017

Ban on Delaware River gas fracking one step closer to reality

The basin supplies drinking water to 15 million people. Representatives of the governors of New York, Pennsylvania and DE, all Democrats, voted for the measure. Steven ...

Sep 14 2017

California restaurant employee tried to flush newborn down toilet: prosecutors

According to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office, despite complaining of stomach pains throughout the night, 25-year-old Sarah Lockner finished her evening sh...

Sep 14 2017

Coastal Georgia no longer under hurricane watch

Its core was located about 105km south of Naples by 4am on Monday (NZT). Many homes are without power and rebuilding homes and business will take time. A man's bo...

Sep 14 2017

Republicans prepared to release details of tax plan in upcoming weeks

President Trump has another meeting with democrats and republicans set for this afternoon. "I think if we can do things in a bipartisan manner, that will be great", ...

Sep 14 2017

Body of missing pregnant Maryland teacher found; suspect arrested

Police added that a suspect was arrested in her death around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, but have not named the suspect. Police in Maryland say a pregnant teacher who was miss...

Sep 14 2017

US Will Deny Visas to 4 Countries Under Deportation Crackdown

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed the restrictions have been imposed in all four countries effective Wednesday, according to AP. The United States w...

Sep 14 2017

DUP backs Labour over NHS pay cap

The government thought that it had sewn up tuition fee rises for this academic year. The real question is will the Government now ignore the clear will of the House or wi...

Sep 14 2017

Candlelight Memorial Held For Edie Windsor At Stonewall

The case helped pave the way for the Supreme Court's 2015 marriage equality decision . "No, I have a problem because I'm still terribly in love with Thea", she said. Ant...

Sep 14 2017

More than a dozen Marines hospitalized after vehicle catches fire in California

Be that as it may, the source, who talked on state of secrecy since they were not approved to chat with columnists, said that three Marines were being taken by helicopter...

Sep 14 2017

'Suu Kyi should ensure citizenship to Rohingya'

General Assembly meetings. Summary: Khader, Sahitya Akademi award-winning Malayalam writer, who was born at Bilin in Mon State of the then Burma, says the onus is on ...

Sep 14 2017

European Union will apply United Nations sanctions against North Korea

A limited oil embargo and a ban on textile imports were placed as part of the measures although the final resolution was watered down from the initial tougher proposal b...

Sep 14 2017

Shkreli ordered jailed for online bounty on Hillary Clinton's hair

Clinton as threatening, when that was never my intention when making those comments", Shkreli said in a letter to the judge. Federal prosecutors in the Eastern Dist...

Sep 14 2017

Hillary Clinton has a theory about why she lost with white women

Clinton told hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie Comey was the "determining factor" in her defeat. This is the one real factor Clinton cited that makes sense, because...