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by | September 14, 2017 | 10:36

The current controversy in the U.S. regarding Confederate flags and monuments is the reason for the local debate regarding the elementary school that honors the Confederate general. The neighborhoods soon lost power again. After calling for a second and then a third alarm to bring more personnel and equipment to the scene, officials say the roof began to show signs of collapse and so the incident commander opted to pull the firefighters from inside the building and began fighting the fire ...

by | September 14, 2017 | 10:25

The police is on the spot. According to news agency ANI , in the morning, the boat was carrying over 60 people, when it capsized suddenly leading to the mishap. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for next of kin of those who died in the tragedy. Six persons were killed and many feared drowned in the Yamuna river as a boat capsized on Thursday in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat, police said.

by | September 14, 2017 | 09:34

Guterres said the situation in Myanmar's western state of Rakhine can be described as ethnic cleansing . The violence in Rakhine State and the exodus of refugees is the most pressing problem Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has faced since becoming national leader a year ago.

by | September 14, 2017 | 09:30

The country's envoy to the United Nations blamed Rohingya insurgents for the violence in Rakhine state, saying that Myanmar would never tolerate such atrocities. However she said that she was not aware of the reason for the Aung San Suu Kyi's withdrawal from this year's General Assembly. The report states both - Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army and Haraka al Yaqeen - are religiously motivated extremist outfits who pose a threat to Myanmar and adjoining regions.

by | September 14, 2017 | 09:08

Fangtooth snake-eels are known to live near estuaries and in marine waters, in permanent or semi-permanent burrows with only snout and eyes exposed, darting to feed on other fishes and crustaceans. She said: "This is the kind of thing that's ideal for Twitter - there are so many scientists and researchers on the platform and they're very willing to jump in and figure out things like this".

by | September 14, 2017 | 09:11

The elder Flynn was ousted from his role as national security adviser in February after he lied to the public and Vice President Pence about conversations he had with Russian officials prior to Trump's inauguration. They wrote in the letter , "Based on your responses, it appears that General Flynn violated federal law ". Cummings and Engel say not disclosing that information could be punishable by up to five years in prison.

by | September 14, 2017 | 07:06

Sono state votate anche misure per bloccare l'impiego di manodopera nordcoreana all'estero. Dopo le decisioni delle Nazioni Unite di imporre nuove sanzioni alla Corea del Nord , il regime di Pyongyangha minacciato di accelerare il suo programma di armamenti.

by | September 14, 2017 | 07:04

Two days after the storm roared into the Keys with 130mph winds, the full extent of the destruction is still a question mark because communications and access are cut off in many areas. "We are bringing people back to a normal life as fast. everybody's going to come together and we are going to get this state rebuilt", he said on Tuesday.

by | September 14, 2017 | 07:03

He campaigned vowing to "dismantle the disastrous nuclear deal with Iran". Based on the Additional Protocol , the Iran nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and the framework of cooperation between Iran and the IAEA, the United Nations nuclear watchdog can only inspect Iranian sites built for nuclear activities, Zarif was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency.

by | September 14, 2017 | 07:02

John. "I think we're all going to come together and we're going to do so much to rebuild". Those small islands are hard to get to and they rely on each other to get through what life hands them. "We thought it was a very safe place for everyone because it was built with stone, concrete and bricks in an area of the island where we didn't feel like we were going to get direct wind", Chesney told HLN.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:45

House action has been held up by a battle between moderates and conservatives over whether to pair spending cuts with the filibuster-proof tax measure. "So this is the beginning of a very important process to achieve for the first time in a generation overhauling our tax system and giving middle-class families a much-deserved break".

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:44

After the House takes up the bill, and it passes, it would go to President Trump's desk for his signature. On that day, a neo-Nazi killed a woman and injured at least 20 others when he drove a vehicle into a group of counter-protesters who were demonstrating against the white supremacists in Charlottesville.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:24

The Trump administration has harped on political donations to Democrats made by members of Mueller's investigative team , as well as Mueller and Comey's previous working relationship. That's not the President's role that's the job of the Department of Justice and something they should certainly look at . But she wasn't, like, telling the Justice Dept.to do that.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:25

In fact, Clinton , in her first live TV interview since the election , brought up the emails before being asked specifically about them. "And now you want me to make you feel better?'" she said . Clinton said she was "convinced" that Trump and his teams had "financial relationships" with Russia and made use of "Russian money". "I'll always feel bad that it happened, that I couldn't figure out how to counter all of the stuff that was coming at me in good enough, fast enough ...

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:12

As North Dakota's former tax commissioner, I understand how much these issues directly impact North Dakota families, farmers, and workers - which is why any tax reform plan must be done with their best interest in mind. When asked if Trump backed down completely on his central campaign promise to build a wall, Cuellar said it did not appear so. Trump also touted plans to end the estate tax, which only applies to the wealthiest Americans who leave estates over $5.45m.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:05

The justice committee shall submit a resolution within 60 days after hearing and by a majority vote of all its members. Bag-ao and Zarate said the charges against Sereno were based on hearsay and newspaper clippings. The House Committee on Justice will take up the impeachment complaint against Commission on Elections ( Comelec ) Chairman Andres Bautista next week.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:04

Chinese President Xi Jinping had invited Donald Trump to visit China during their meeting in April in Palm Beach, Florida. The two leaders also met on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in July. ally to use unlimited warhead payloads on its missiles. But no specific timing has been fixed yet. Economic issues would also be one of the main topics discussed, in which Trump might demand a reduction of the USA trade deficit with Japan.

by | September 14, 2017 | 06:01

FP&L urged customers to not report outages to the company, because its "smart grid" technology alerts them to all outages instantly. Silagy also said that repairs to restore power could take days and rebuilding the electric system could take weeks.

by | September 14, 2017 | 05:58

Parts of the Upper Keys were reopened Tuesday morning. Key West is home to about 25,000 people, along with a significant homeless population. President Donald Trump received a "comprehensive update" Sunday on Hurricane Irma after the storm hit the Florida Keys , the White House said , and Vice President Mike Pence urged those in the storm's path to "heed the warnings" of local officials.

by | September 14, 2017 | 05:56

At least six victims were rescued by firemen at the scene, while at least 24 others were later found dead at the scene, with most of the bodies charred. Firemen at work outside the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah Tahfiz Centre at Datuk Keramat which caught fire this morning. It follows concerns over the safety of religious schools in the country, with 211 fires breaking out since 2015.

by | September 14, 2017 | 05:55

Suu Kyi will skip this month's UN General Assembly meetings to address the problems at home, Myanmar's government said Wednesday. The UN has described the army's violent crackdown as a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing", and called for "immediate steps" to end the violence Wednesday.

by | September 14, 2017 | 05:50

FPL said after repairing any damage to its power plants and the lines that carry electricity from the generating facilities, the company next restores "critical facilities", like hospitals , police and fire stations, communication facilities, water treatment plants, transportation providers and shelters.

by | September 14, 2017 | 05:47

The respondents are virtually deadlocked, for instance, on the demand that "all students, regardless of area of study, should have required education on white supremacy, colonization, and slavery as they directly relate to Thomas Jefferson, the University, and the city of Charlottesville ", with 40 percent of students supporting the idea and 41 percent opposed.

by | September 14, 2017 | 04:51

Prosecutors say Lockner went to work the night of September 4 at a Redwood City McDonald's complaining of stomach pains and visited the bathroom numerous times, raising concerns of co-workers. A California mother was arrested for allegedly trying to flush her newborn child down the toilet inside a bathroom at the McDonald's where she worked.

by | September 14, 2017 | 04:46

Irma is expected to drop 2 to 5 inches of rain across SC and northern portions of Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. Teams of emergency workers rescued more people from flooded communities, repaired roads, cleared debris and started restoring power to millions of residences and businesses.