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Ryanair cancellations: What we know so far

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Des Manning told KCLR Live they've been busy fielding calls about it and thankfully haven't had any of their customers affected yet. The company promised to publish a full list of the canceled flights by Tuesday, but as of Monday there were only details on canceled flights through Wednesday. Read More »

Jose set to batter East Coast with heavy rain, coastal flooding

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The GFS and European model are now agreeing that Maria reaches the Bahamas by the weekend, then makes a north turn staying east of Florida. As for Hurricane Jose , it weakened slightly as it moved about 270 miles east-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, according to the 8 a.m. Read More »

US Will Stay in Paris Climate Agreement After All

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Unless Trump wants to hold the legacy of a reviled one-term President, he would be wise to move back toward his "America First" electoral mandate and refrain from being the pathetic pawn of the globalists within his administration. "We continue to engage them", she said on the sidelines of the meeting. "We want to be productive, we want to be helpful", Tillerson said on the CBS program " Face the Nation ". Read More »

Schumer warns against latest Obamacare repeal proposal

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Gov. Charlie Baker reaffirmed his opposition Monday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare in the U.S. Senate, using his time in Chicago at a two-day policy summit to try to rally Republican governors to help defeat a bill whose author, Sen. Read More »

Hamas Agrees to Launch Talks With Fatah

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Hamas agreed to dissolve the administrative committee it had formed in March a year ago to run the daily affairs in the Gaza Strip, the coastal enclave that Hamas has been ruling since it had violently taken control of it in the summer of 2007. Read More »

Emir meets Erdogan in Turkey

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The two leaders held a 2.5 hour long closed-door meeting after having dinner together, attended by Energy and Natural Resources Minister Berat Albayrak. Ankara has a military base in Qatar and deployed more troops after the hostilities erupted. The bloc later modified the demands and reduced it to six broad principles, excluding the closure of Al Jazeera from the list. Read More »

Folau refuses to back Wallabies' support for gay marriage

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Government officials say the mail-in poll will cost about 97 million USA dollars. Two "phone pop-up parties" will be held next week for the postal plebiscite, where Australians will be asked to vote on whether or not they believe same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. Read More »

Ex-cop found not guilty in Anthony Lamar Smith's death

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During the trial, which began with opening statements on August 1, the prosecution argued that Stockley meant to kill, fired a "kill shot" and planted a gun following the fatal shooting. Louis, Missouri, in this social media photo taken September 14, 2017. "We ask that citizens who choose to demonstrate, do so peacefully". During the trial that began on August 1, prosecutors said that the actions of Stockley's partner, Officer Bianchi, "were in stark contradiction to Stockley's own words ... Read More »

'How to burn Jews' Facebook group suggested to advertisers by algorithm

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ProPublica shared a screenshot of the anti-Semitic targeting that was available through Facebook's ad portal. The agency said Facebook approved all three ads within 15 minutes. When the news outlet looked for analogous advertising categories for other religions, such as "Muslim haters", it said " Facebook didn't have them". Read More »

Iraq MPs sack Kirkuk governor over Kurd independence vote

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There are fears a highly public vote for independence could detract attention from the war against Islamic State and stir up hostilities between the Iraqi government and Kurdish separatists. Thursday's decision to remove Najm Eddine Karim followed parliamentarians' rejection of Kurdish plans to hold an independence referendum on Tuesday. Read More »

For $500, Oregon gives voter list to fraud commission

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Gardner blasted Kobach for arriving with "preconceived, preordained ideas about what the facts are going to turn out to be". Gardner told NBC the elections recorded in New Hampshire were "real and valid". However, this year, another Republican, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu tightened the voter registration laws, requiring proof of residence. (Vice-President Mike Pence is the chair.) Kobach will preside at today's meeting, which will convene in Manchester, New Hampshire. Read More »

North Korea Threatens To Use Nuclear Weapon To 'Sink' Japan

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On August 29, North Korea launched a missile over Japan's Northern island of Hokkaido, landing 733 miles to the East. The 15-member Security Council voted unanimously in support of a US-drafted resolution condemning the missile test conducted by North Korea on September 3 and imposed measures that include a ban on its textile imports and restrictions on oil exports to the country. Read More »

Fire at religious school in Kuala Lumpur, kills 23 children, 2 teacher

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REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin Firefighters carry a body out of religious school Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah after a fire broke out in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia September 14, 2017. Mr Singh said police were still finalising the details and investigating the cause. They reportedly suffered a number of serious injuries and smoke inhalation problems. Read More »

Terror attacks take 50 lives in Southern Iraq, many more wounded

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Wearing security force uniforms and driving stolen army vehicles, the attackers targeted a police checkpoint and two restaurants on a highway near the city of Nassiriya, using auto bombs and suicide vests, the sources said. It leads to the holy cities of Najaf and Karbala and is often used by Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims. The attack occurred as Iraqi forces battled to defeat ISIS terrorists in areas under their control. Read More »

Cassidy, Graham unveil long-shot Obamacare replacement bill

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A growing list of like-minded, Democrat/Socialist fellow travelers have jumped on the bandwagon in support of the Sanders plan . Kirsten Gillibrand and Connecticut Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) needed only a few words to summarize the transformational effects the Medicare for All Act would have on the American healthcare system, which consistently produces the worst outcomes in the industrialized world. Read More »

Dead After Evacuation of Florida Nursing Home: Mayor

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An Airstron employee, Dave Long , was called to fix the air conditioning. Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief told NBC Miami that three people died at the facility and the other two died as the patients arrived at the hospital. The hurricane struck northern Caribbean islands last week, leaving at least 44 people dead, before it smashed into the USA mainland over the weekend, with at least 33 storm-related deaths reported. Read More »

NKorea rejects United Nations sanctions, says USA will suffer

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Along with the US, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are also pushing for stronger sanctions against North Korea. During Saturday's celebratory concert, images of North Korea's achievements were presented on the big screen, a not uncommon pastime for the regime. "The forthcoming measures to be taken by the DPRK will cause the USA the greatest pain and suffering it had ever gone through in its entire history", the ministry said. Read More »

Chubb selects France as post-Brexit EU headquarters

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We will move on because Brexit isn't everything, it's not the future of everything, it's not the be all and end all". Addressing the Parliament in response to Mr Juncker's speech, Mr Farage added: "All I can say is, "Thank God we're leaving". Read More »

Weakened Hurricane Jose could become tropical storm today

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Jose is moving toward the east near 7 miles per hour, and a turn to the southeast and south at a slow forward speed is expected over the next couple of days. Over the next three days, the hurricane is supposed to turn slowly clockwise toward the west-northwest, forecasters said , as a trough to the northeast leaves and subtropical ridge builds in the northwest, north and eventually northeast. Read More »

Gurugram Murder Case: Investigation continues

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The victim's parents have asked for a probe by the CBI in this case and their petition was heard in the Supreme Court on the 11 of September, at 12:30 IST. As a fallout, two school officials - including its northern India head Francis Thomas and human resource head Jeyus Thomas - were arrested and remanded in police custody till Tuesday. Read More »

Gas prices drop in Meadville area

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KINGSTON, N.Y. The average retail gasoline price in NY state rose another 3.6 cents per gallon last week, reaching $2.79 per gallon, but might have experienced its post-Harvey peaked, an industry analyst says. Once again, motorists shouldn't expect to see any impact from Irma on gasoline prices due to the path being a considerable distance from sensitive areas of the energy sector. Read More »

Google Appeals £2.2bn EU Antitrust Fine For Search Abuse

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European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference at the EU Commission's headquarters in Brussels , Belgium, June 27, 2017.REUTERS/Francois LenoirGoogle has appealed a record-breaking €2.4 billion (£2.1 billion; $2.9 billion) fine from European regulators. Read More »

Miss America 2018 is…

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In the competition's 97-year history, Mund is the first person to win the title from her home state. A North Dakota native, Mund referenced Wentz in her acceptance speech. Her dream is to be the first female governor of North Dakota . Maria Menounos , Thomas Rhett , Molly Sims , Jordin Sparks , Tara Lipinski , Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri and People magazine editor-in-chief Jess Cagle made up the judges' panel. Read More »

BN's Immigration Project: Dreamers 'Very Nervous' About DACA

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First, can Congress fix the problem? More than 800,000 young adults have been granted DACA since the start of the program. The argument against DACA recipients is that they are stealing jobs and tax payer dollars, but they contribute to our society just like any other citizen. Read More »

Trump offers to personally mediate dispute between Qatar, other Arab countries

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Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani held a telephone conversation yesterday evening with President Donald Trump of the friendly United States of America. The Saudis, along with Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and other countries in the region, have broken all commercial and diplomatic ties with Qatar over its alleged financing of terrorism and close ties to regional rival Iran. Read More »

Trump administration appeals to Supreme Court on refugee ban

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The ruling would have taken affect on Tuesday, reopening the door to 24,000 people left in limbo by President Donald Trump's on-again off-again travel ban. Such a relationship can arise from a close family member in the United States, or from something like a job offer from an American company or an offer of admission to an American university. Read More »

North Sinai Bombing Kills at Least 15 Egypt Security Personnel

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Security forces had received information that a number of militants who escaped the restive North Sinai were hiding out in two apartments in Agouza and were planning a number of attacks in central governorates. Five policemen, including three officers, were also injured in the shootout. They said the fighters had sneaked into the capital from northern Sinai but did not say whether they were members of ISIL. Read More »

MEXICO: Strongest Quake 'in A Century' Kills More Than 30

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The quake struck off the southern Pacific coast just before midnight Thursday. "Our main needs are basic supplies, medicines, and help with removing the rubble all over the city", Oscar Cruz Lopez, Juchitan's municipal secretary, said. A powerful aftershock that hit 19 days later caused a tsunami that devastated 15 miles 25 kilometers of coastline, killing 75 people. The National Weather Service confirmed this report , saying the waves reached a height of 3.3 feet. Read More »

Mexico Intensifies Recovery Efforts After Earthquake and Hurricane

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The U.S. National Hurricane Center said the storm's maximum sustained winds had dropped Saturday morning to about 35 miles per hour. CNN reported that 23 people died in Oaxaca, two in Chiapas and two more in Tabasco. Details remain sketchy this morning but Oaxaca Governor Alejandro Murat Hinojosa said 17 people died in Juchitán in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Another 200 people were injured, President Enrique Peña Nieto said, as he declared a national day of mourning, BBC reported. Read More »

Hurricane Irma sucks water from beaches in Bahamas

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Kaydi K wrote: "I am in disbelief right now". The Washington Post added that on Saturday, the wind on Long Island in the Bahamas was blowing from southeast to northwest, and therefore, on the north west side of the shoreline, the water was getting blown away from the shoreline. Read More »

New leak of Brexit papers reveals fissures between Britain and EU

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Boris Johnson played down rising tensions with the European Union over Brexit today, saying he had "rock solid" confidence that a deal would be struck. People and goods now move freely across the Irish border, but there are concerns that, as Britain's only land frontier with the European Union, this can not be sustained after Brexit in March 2019. Read More »

Hurricane Jose seen weakening on Sunday - NHC

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The center said the core of Irma will continue to move near the north coast of Cuba for next few hours and should be near the Florida Keys on Sunday morning. Speaking from the presidential retreat at Camp David, Maryland, he urged people to heed evacuation orders. He says the storm is "going to go faster than you are". Read More »

Macron urges European Union to avoid rupture with Turkey

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French President Emmanuel Macron delivered an ambitious vision for how the European Union should reform , but used the opportunity to lash out the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for its role during the euro zone debt crisis. Tsipras, having opposed the tactics of previous governments, came to power in 2015 with pledge to kick out the country's creditors and halt all austerity measures, only for Greece to become the recipient of a third bailout deal. Read More »

BJP mulls 'Grand Alliance' for Meghalaya and Tripura elections

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He said the BJP's impressive performance in over seven backward and poor districts in the last rural polls earlier this year in the state showed the people's growing support for the party. On the question of whether Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan will be the Chief Ministerial candidate of the party in Odisha, Shah said the party hasn't decided on any candidate yet. Read More »

Graydon Carter Is Leaving Vanity Fair After 25 Years

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Under Carter, Vanity Fair was known for hosting lavish parties and publishing well-known writers and photographers, and for its investigative reports. The national attention sent Vanity Fair's subscriptions into overdrive in a time when many magazines have struggled to stay in print. Carter, 68, who has steered Vanity Fair through the shifting journalism landscape and expanded it onto a successful digital platform as well as print edition, will oversee its 2018 Hollywood issue, the ... Read More »

Hurricane Irma: Polk sheriff warns IDs will be checked at evacuation shelters

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Two of the tweets specifically mentioned "sex offenders and predators" would be barred from public shelters. That number does not reflect the number of registered sex offenders living elsewhere in the State. The Category 5 storm with near record-breaking wind speeds in excess of 180 miles per hour is expected to hit Florida this weekend, but its precise track is still being determined, according to the Washington Post . Read More »

Israel attacked Syria? Air raid on military position kills two people

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Israeli officials have also previously said that Russian Federation, another Assad ally, and Israel maintain regular contacts to coordinate military action in Syria. Two soldiers have reportedly been killed in the strike. The United States has accused the SSRC of developing the sarin gas weapon allegedly used in a chemical attack on the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun in April, which left dozens dead. Read More »

Tiger killed after wild run through Georgia neighbourhood

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Speck said her dog , who was in her backyard , was barking hysterically. Concerned that the tiger now posed a threat to others, the officers chose to fatally shoot the animal. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and animal control officials removed the tiger from the scene. "An examination of the large cat revealed a microchip, which was matched to the number held by Feld Entertainment", DNR officials said. Read More »

Bell Pottinger loses clients and staff in wake of South Africa scandal

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Bell Pottinger was fighting for its survival last night after its biggest outside shareholder renounced its holding, British clients started to defect in large numbers and senior staff began to seek new jobs. It said the South Africa campaign was not representative "of the way it works in general" and it would continue to abide by the PRCA's code of ethics. Read More »

Darling: Attach Cut, Cap, and Balance to Debt Limit Hike

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Democrats are offering to support the Senate bill as long as the debt ceiling increase is only for three months. The Trump administration originally had asked Congress to raise the debt limit by September 29 to keep the federal government from defaulting on its bills. Read More »

Spanish PM Requests High Court Recognize Bids on Catalan Independense Illegal

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However, the Spanish Constitutional Court is already expected to review the law this week and declare it null and void, as it has done with similar attempts in the past. The vote on the bill is expected later Wednesday. All opposition parties walked out before the vote, but separatists hold the majority of seats and the bill passed. Read More »

BJP urges Karnataka to 'seriously' probe Gauri Lankesh's murder

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Journalists and civil society members responded on Wednesday with grief and rage to the murder of Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru , and held protest demonstrations and vigils across the country demanding protections for free speech and a speedy investigation into the killing. Read More »

Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer submits resignation for "personal reasons"

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Fischer said his resignation will take effect October 13 and cited "personal reasons" for his departure. On May 21, 2014, the US confirmed Fischer's appointment to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. He also taught economics at MIT for more than 20 years-former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke was a student. In addition to the pending vacancies at the top of the Fed, there are now three vacancies on the Fed's Board of Governors, who along with five rotating regional Fed chairs comprise ... Read More »

US Open: Coco Vandeweghe reaches third Grand Slam quarterfinal of 2017

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The Argentine Juan Martin del Potro , the champion in 2009 at Flushing Meadows , has, meanwhile, saved two match points and erased a late two innings to beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 1-6, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (1), 6-4. In the victory, Vandeweghe won 69 percent of her first serve points and 66 percent of her second serve points. "You experience it at Wimbledon , but also experiencing it here for the first time with the roof closed was really exciting". Read More »