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USA sports community raises millions to aid Harvey relief efforts USA sports community raises millions to aid Harvey relief efforts
- September 02, 2017

The Walt Disney Co and the ABC television station its owns, KTRK in Houston, said Tuesday they were donating US$1mil (RM4.27mil) to the American Red Cross . Google launched an "SOS alert" for the hurricane , which features news, a crisis map and other resources for people impacted by the storm. " Hurricane Harvey has had a profound impact on so many". (more...)
USA sports community raises millions to aid Harvey relief efforts USA sports community raises millions to aid Harvey relief efforts
- September 02, 2017

The Walt Disney Co and the ABC television station its owns, KTRK in Houston, said Tuesday they were donating US$1mil (RM4.27mil) to the American Red Cross . Google launched an "SOS alert" for the hurricane , which features news, a crisis map and other resources for people impacted by the storm. " Hurricane Harvey has had a profound impact on so many". (more...)
Red Cross deploys volunteers to Texas Red Cross deploys volunteers to Texas
- September 02, 2017

The American Red Cross was selected "based on its expertise in emergency response and on-the-ground humanitarian need", Mayo said . A manager with the American Red Cross' local branch is being dispatched to Texas to help with the disaster relief response to Tropical Storm Harvey . (more...)
Trump Silent as Texas Accepts Mexico's Aid for Hurricane Harvey Victims Trump Silent as Texas Accepts Mexico's Aid for Hurricane Harvey Victims
- September 02, 2017

LS: Absolutely. You think about the flooding that we've had here and there were people from all over the country that came here to help us through the Red Cross and the financial assistance as well. Money gives relief organizations like the Red Cross the flexibility to buy exactly what's needed and send it exactly where it's needed and when it's needed with little delay. (more...)
Local Red Cross training volunteers to send for Harvey relief Local Red Cross training volunteers to send for Harvey relief
- September 02, 2017

Foster, who is the chief executive officer of the Ohio Buckeye Region of the American Red Cross , was scheduled to fly to Corpus Christi on Wednesday morning, joining thousands of Red Cross volunteers and staff members from across the country. (more...)
Mayo Clinic donates $500000 for victims of Hurricane Harvey Mayo Clinic donates $500000 for victims of Hurricane Harvey
- September 03, 2017

And she would know-Rosalind lived through the flood that hit Kansas City in 1993. "It's like being in a big basketball court where you are sleeping over, except that people are thinking about what are they going to do when they leave here", she said. (more...)
Sandra Bullock donates $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief effort Sandra Bullock donates $1 million to Hurricane Harvey relief effort
- September 02, 2017

The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. "Most of our volunteers will be gone for two weeks at a time, and after that two weeks is over we replace them with other volunteers", Nathan said . (more...)
Red Cross encourages patience for those who want to volunteer Red Cross encourages patience for those who want to volunteer
- September 03, 2017

She said she hopes Americans can put politics aside and come together to offer relief to those who have been affected by the devastating storm. "A little bit from everybody goes a long way", said Marta Ybarra, manager of St. For thousands of Texas residents, an emergency shelter will be their home for weeks. "There's an very bad need for volunteers", says Harrison. (more...)
Is Tom Jones ok? Suddenly cancels tour due to Is Tom Jones ok? Suddenly cancels tour due to "medical advice"
- September 02, 2017

The 77-year-old "She's a Lady" singer had been expected to begin a 21-stop tour in Pennsylvania on Wednesday. The statement did not give further details about his health issues. Sir Tom has enjoyed a long career that began with It's Not Unusual and What's New Pussycat in the 1960s. He received a knighthood in 2006. The Sun is claiming that he may be suffering from exhaustion and could still be coming to terms with the sad death of his wife of 59-years, Linda, last year. (more...)
Chance the Rapper raises $2.2 million for Chicago schools Chance the Rapper raises $2.2 million for Chicago schools
- September 02, 2017

All twenty schools will receive $100,000 over the next three years. Principals from the 20 selected schools will join Chance at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Harold Washington Cultural Center for the announcement. Principals were notified of their nominations for the grant last month. The Chicago-born artist's philanthropy in his home city has been well documented, with the rapper having already donated $1 million to the education system back in March . (more...)
Brad Pitt apologises to Jennifer Aniston for cheating her after 12 years Brad Pitt apologises to Jennifer Aniston for cheating her after 12 years
- September 02, 2017

The actor famously left the Friends star after meeting Angelina Jolie on the set of Mr and Mrs Smith, but since splitting from Ange a year ago he is reportedly determined to right any wrongs he made in the past. Another move like this from you, Brad, and we'll be right over to hers to block you from her phone - don't think we won't. The entire world suffered a heartbreak when Brad Pitt made a decision to break Jennifer Aniston's heart in 2005. (more...)
Court allows actor Dileep to attend father's death anniversary rituals Court allows actor Dileep to attend father's death anniversary rituals
- September 02, 2017

Dileep had approached the Angamaly Court and the High Court for bail but he was denied it. They were accompanied by Kavya's father Madhavan and Dileep's close friend and director Nadhirshah. The judicial first class magistrate court in Angamaly granted him a two-hour break from the jail to take part in his father's remembrance day prayers, despite strong opposition from the prosecution. (more...)
Matt Damon movie opens Venice festival Matt Damon movie opens Venice festival
- September 02, 2017

Payne's latest film, Downsizing , follows Matt Damon's Paul Safranek and Kristin Wiig's Audrey Safranek as they attempt to lessen their environmental impact (and increase their spending power) by shrinking themselves down to size. "It's much easier to get the films that we want". "We plan to seek out, develop, and showcase top female talent in the industry through our festival and year-round initiatives". (more...)
ISIS Convoy Remains Stranded in Regime-held Syrian Desert, Says US Coalition ISIS Convoy Remains Stranded in Regime-held Syrian Desert, Says US Coalition
- September 02, 2017

He told the Pentagon they hadn't attacked the convoy but had struck every IS fighter or vehicle trying to reach it and will continue to do so. Dillon said the coalition continued to monitor the buses. President Donald Trump. The departure of Islamic State and other groups from the Western Qalamoun district means the border with Lebanon is Syria's first to be controlled entirely by its army since early in the conflict. (more...)
Brokers Issue New Targets On Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO)
- September 02, 2017

The stock rose 0.35% or $0.27 reaching $77.1. About 169,853 shares traded. Camtek LTD. (NASDAQ:CAMT) has risen 166.84% since August 31, 2016 and is uptrending. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, July 7 report. Take Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ:TTWO) has risen 81.23% since August 31, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Commuters cross over Queensferry Crossing traffic chaos partly blamed on bridge tourists Commuters cross over Queensferry Crossing traffic chaos partly blamed on bridge tourists
- September 02, 2017

Bouts of travel chaos were also caused after a lorry breakdown at around 7 am. However traffic on the crossing itself is said to be moving "well" compared to the approaches. He said: "It's fantastic". Economy secretary Keith Brown was among the first to cross the bridge in the early hours of Wednesday. Queensferry Crossing is an extension of the M90 motorway across the Forth Bridge. (more...)
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) Shares Sold by Aviva PLC Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) Shares Sold by Aviva PLC
- September 02, 2017

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. Therefore 92% are positive. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. owned approximately 0.26% of Universal Health Services worth $30,646,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Maverick Capital holds 8.48% or 6.13M shares. (more...)
Controversial Pepsi ad made Kendall feel like her 'life is over' Controversial Pepsi ad made Kendall feel like her 'life is over'
- September 02, 2017

In an episode of the Incredible family Kardashian , Kendall Jenner has entrusted to your care in this hard test in its famous big sister, Kim Kardashian . Kardashian , 36, who has previously spoken out about the situation, tells her: " You made a mistake! ". "She just wants to move on from it". However, Kardashian told Andy Cohen on an appearance of Watch What Happens Live in May that her sister "felt terrible". (more...)
Taylor Swift breaks records, creates controversy with new song and video Taylor Swift breaks records, creates controversy with new song and video
- September 02, 2017

She bopped around the stage to her song "Homemade Dynamite" but did not actually sing. Who knew the reality TV star was a Swiftie? Taylor also caused controversy with the video by including images of her past selves from different music videos. (more...)
Catholic leader Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor dies at 85 Catholic leader Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor dies at 85
- September 02, 2017

Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster issued a statement saying his predecessor "died peacefully this afternoon, surrounded by his family and friends". He became the first member of the Catholic hierarchy to preach to an English monarch in more than 500 years when he gave a sermon at Queen Elizabeth II's Sandringham estate in 2002. (more...)