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Gas prices skyrocket, with more gains expected for Labor Day weekend Gas prices skyrocket, with more gains expected for Labor Day weekend
- September 02, 2017

Virginia is expected see some of the largest gas price increases in the nation, as the gulf coast is the primary provider of gasoline for the southeast. As for people guilty of price gouging, the communications director for the Texas Attorney General says the Texas Legislature has penalties in place. (more...)
U.S. bombers drill over Korean peninsula after latest North Korea launch U.S. bombers drill over Korean peninsula after latest North Korea launch
- September 02, 2017

Seoul and Washington wrapped up their annual war games on Thursday, the South's defence ministry said, with tensions high after Pyongyang's latest missile launch over Japan. British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday she had agreed with her Japanese counterpart to work together to speed up the rate at which sanctions are imposed on North Korea after a missile test earlier this week. (more...)
Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume
- September 02, 2017

Altavista Wealth Inc owns 4,240 shares. Jacobus Wealth Management has 2,440 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.21 million shares versus an average volume of 0.28 million shares during last trading session. (more...)
Houston police officer drowns in Hurricane Harvey floods Houston police officer drowns in Hurricane Harvey floods
- September 02, 2017

He said Perez followed protocol, contacted his chain-of-command and then tried to get to his secondary post in Kingwood. Acevedo said the department and the city will give Perez full honours. The city is also bringing additional police from other regions. The 60-year-old Perez was heading to work when he was caught in floodwaters. "It was too treacherous to go under (into the floodwaters) and look for him", Acevedo said, his voice cracking with emotion. (more...)
Oklahoma officials warn of scams following Hurricane Harvey Oklahoma officials warn of scams following Hurricane Harvey
- September 02, 2017

Scam charities raised hundreds of thousands of dollars in the aftermath of 2012's Hurricane Sandy, and they are likely to try it again now. Scam artists may use this information to steal a donor's identity and money. -If you would like to make a donation, go to the website of the charity of your choice and make a donation. Confirm that the charity has authorized donations via text message - and keep in mind that your contribution may not reach the charity until after your phone bill is paid. (more...)
Kangana Ranaut will never apologise to Hrithik Roshan! Kangana Ranaut will never apologise to Hrithik Roshan!
- September 02, 2017

I am not one of those who will manipulate, I will answer every question. if I answer also people have a problem and if I don't answer then also people have a problem. "I will answer whenever I am asked". So I can hold my head high and walk where I want to. He is not even talking about this issue. "If you care so much about your family life, your image and your children, then don't have affairs", the actress was reported to have said. (more...)
Putin warns U.S. against 'offensive rhetoric' on North Korea Putin warns U.S. against 'offensive rhetoric' on North Korea
- September 02, 2017

You have left for this month. This prompted Japan to begin conducting regular air-raid and emergency evacuation drills in several cities. They are trying to put this out that there is a reasonable solution, to say if you guys just simply quit your joint military exercises, North Korea will stop developing missiles. (more...)
New Zealand Heads for Topsy-Turvy Election, With Housing, Immigration in Focus New Zealand Heads for Topsy-Turvy Election, With Housing, Immigration in Focus
- September 02, 2017

The results mean that, for the first time, Labour could form a government with NZ First and wouldn't need a third party to make up the numbers. Prime Minister Bill English, talking about last night's leaders' debate against Labour leader Jacinda Ardern, told Tristram Clayton on NZ Herald Focus this morning that policies where there is a "confused explanation" aren't going to help families get ahead. (more...)
Kenyatta pledges to return to polls as Supreme Court annuls result Kenyatta pledges to return to polls as Supreme Court annuls result
- September 02, 2017

But Mr Chebukati defended his work and vowed not to resign because he was not "personally touched by the Supreme Court ruling". Third Way Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot has called on the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to be punished for conducting a botched election. (more...)
Puppies survive having throats cut, seek forever home Puppies survive having throats cut, seek forever home
- September 02, 2017

According to WMFD, a woman called emergency services on Wednesday after she found that four of her five pitbull puppies' throats had been cut . He was arrested by Mansfield police after attempting suicide and being held on $25,000 cash bond. (more...)
P leader Khawaja Izharul Hassan survives assassination attempt P leader Khawaja Izharul Hassan survives assassination attempt
- September 02, 2017

Speaking to Dunya News, MQM leader Faisal Sabzwari said the suspects opened indiscriminate fire as Hassan left mosque after offering Eid-ul-Azha prayers. A teenager was also killed in the cross-fire. Senior MQM leader Farooq Sattar strongly condemned the attack and deplored poor security provided to MQM legislators and other key leaders. (more...)
Oswego deputies: 10-year-old girl beaten, starved and enslaved for months Oswego deputies: 10-year-old girl beaten, starved and enslaved for months
- September 02, 2017

Four adults were arrested after the girl escaped from a home in the Oswego County town of Albion on Wednesday and asked a neighbor for help. All three live at 393 Albion Cross Road. They also say the victim was also taken to the Happy Valley Game Management Park and forced to run with weighted backpacks. And they believe Bubis and Raeder had a relationship. (more...)
Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) closed with a change of 2.99% Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) closed with a change of 2.99%
- September 02, 2017

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $2.50 price target (down previously from $5.00) on shares of Windstream Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Subsequently, the points are added up to determine the best value stocks. (more...)
San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals
- September 02, 2017

He's leading all Cardinals minor league pitchers in wins, ERA and strikeouts, something no Cardinals' minor league pitcher has done since Ankiel in 1999. It took the video staff four full minutes to reverse what had been called a home run on the field, citing that a Giants fan who caught the ball near the right field foul pole had reached into the field of play. (more...)
Woman suffers cardiac arrest from overdose of breast filler injections Woman suffers cardiac arrest from overdose of breast filler injections
- September 02, 2017

Redfern detectives charged Shao with reckless grievous bodily harm and using poison to endanger life. Shao's lawyer said her client had studied dermatology for five years and practised in China and the UK. Ms Huang's heart then stopped. Shao appeared via audiovisual link at Central Local Court on Thursday where she was formally refused bail. "Further legal action is being considered", said the NSW police in a statement after the incident. (more...)
Mattis: Still room for diplomatic solution with North Korea Mattis: Still room for diplomatic solution with North Korea
- September 02, 2017

North Korean state media said the most recent test was a "meaningful prelude to containing Guam", the USA territory in the Pacific that North Korea threatened after the first verbal spat with Trump earlier this month. "We shot one yesterday, we could shoot one today, maybe tomorrow we'll shoot for 10 more missiles", he said. Last month, the isolated, communist country tested for the first time a missile that could potentially strike the USA mainland. (more...)
All-time record high temperature broken in San Francisco All-time record high temperature broken in San Francisco
- September 02, 2017

The previous all-time record high in downtown San Francisco was 103 degrees Fahrenheit (39 degrees Celsius) set on June 14, 2000. Heat records have been carefully chronicled dating back to 1874 and since there has only been 10 days of 100 degree readings. (more...)
Melania Trump Slammed For Wearing Stilettos On Hurricane Harvey Visit Melania Trump Slammed For Wearing Stilettos On Hurricane Harvey Visit
- September 02, 2017

While the media were writing critical stories about Trump and her heels , the first lady shut them up once she and President Trump arrived in Texaas. "It's sad that we have an active and ongoing natural disaster in Texas, and people are anxious about her shoes", Ms Grisham said in a statement . That's precisely the point. (more...)
President, Vice President greet people on Eid ul Zaha President, Vice President greet people on Eid ul Zaha
- September 02, 2017

Major General Virendra Singh, VSM, IGAR (South) and all Ranks of the Assam Rifles also extended warm greetings and honest goodwill to the people of the State on the auspicious occasion of "Id-Ul-Zuha (Bakrid)". Rahul Gandhi tweeted: "Eid Mubarak to everyone. May Eid further strengthen our cultural bonds and bring peace and prosperity to all belonging to all faiths". (more...)
Trump, SKorea's Moon Agree to Boost Seuol's Missile Capabilities Trump, SKorea's Moon Agree to Boost Seuol's Missile Capabilities
- September 02, 2017

It came as US and South Korean forces were nearing the end of the 10-day annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian joint exercises, which the North regards as a rehearsal for invasion. Calls are also mounting in South Korea for Seoul to build nuclear weapons of its own to defend itself as nuclear-armed North Korea's missile stand-off with the USA escalates. (more...)