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Kenya: Raila Odinga says observers sanitised poll fraud Kenya: Raila Odinga says observers sanitised poll fraud
- September 03, 2017

President Uhuru Kenyatta , who was expected to be sworn in for a second term until Friday's Supreme Court ruling, said he respected the decision. Kenya's has "a problem" with its judiciary that must be fixed, the country's president Uhuru Kenyatta said on Saturday. (more...)
Somalia: Some 11 dead in terrorist attack on army base Somalia: Some 11 dead in terrorist attack on army base
- September 03, 2017

The forces retreated from the base initially but they later regained control", he added. Local villagers said the militants temporarily took control of the camp and the village. Shabaab militants were forced out of the capital, Mogadishu, in August 2011 and lost most of their other strongholds in Somalia. But they still control large areas of countryside, from where they launch guerilla-style operations and suicide bomb attacks on the capital and the military bases belonging to the Somali ... (more...)
Eagles stymied in 41-7 loss at Auburn Eagles stymied in 41-7 loss at Auburn
- September 03, 2017

Kam Martin unleashed another run through a wide open lane, romping 36 yards to the end zone for a 24-7 lead that had Georgia Southern almost put away before halftime. "Obviously, we have a stout defense". "Offensively, we did some good things and we did some bad things. Everybody fights for each other", quarterback Jarrett Stidham said when asked about the suspensions after the game. (more...)
Two suspended Auburn players will play vs. Clemson Two suspended Auburn players will play vs. Clemson
- September 03, 2017

Kam Martin unleashed another run through a wide open lane, romping 36 yards to the end zone for a 24-7 lead that had Georgia Southern almost put away before halftime. He did add this note, "That's completely between me and them". "Obviously, we have a stout defense". "It was good for Jarrett to get a game under his belt", Malzahn said. (more...)
Mnuchin Says He Will 'Draft A Sanctions Package' Against North Korea Mnuchin Says He Will 'Draft A Sanctions Package' Against North Korea
- September 03, 2017

It's not yet clear how exactly the US would go about implementing those sanctions, either through unilateral action or in another coordinated worldwide effort. "North Korea is a rogue nation which has become a great threat and embarrassment to China, which is trying to help but with little success", he said in another tweet. (more...)
United Kingdom minister: European Union commission criticism of Brexit talks was 'silly' United Kingdom minister: European Union commission criticism of Brexit talks was 'silly'
- September 03, 2017

Speaking to the BBC on Sunday, he criticised the EU Commission for trying to paint the talks in a negative light after last week's third negotiating round ended with sharp criticism of the British approach. "It amounts to a trouncing of democracy and people will not accept it", she added. The first debate on the so-called Repeal Bill, which ensure European Union law will no longer apply in the United Kingdom, takes place on Thursday, and the Prime Minister has warned would-be rebels in her ... (more...)
Croatia back on top of Group I after beating Kosovo Croatia back on top of Group I after beating Kosovo
- September 03, 2017

The match was suspended after 22 minutes of play on Saturday following a downpour that left the Maksimir Stadium pitch unplayable. Even though Croatia beat Kosovo convincingly in Skhoder a year ago, this string of events made the task for the Croats much more hard and the opposition from the visitors was much stronger than in their first qualifying encounter. (more...)
Iran tests its indigenous air defense system Iran tests its indigenous air defense system
- September 03, 2017

During the meeting, Ayatollah Khamenei referred to serving on the front line of encountering threats as a valuable opportunity for the fearless, faithful, and honorable forces in the Air Defense Base, adding, "Great things have been done at the base which show strong determination, motivation, and abilities of the force", the leader's official website reported. (more...)
Amber alert issued for 11-year-old girl from Apopka Amber alert issued for 11-year-old girl from Apopka
- September 03, 2017

An AMBER Alert, which is an alert system for abducted children, was issued early Sunday. Mills lives in the 1400 block of Elderton Drive in Apopka, the same block in which Makayla was last seen. Fischer is a black female, 5-foot-4 and 130 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 200 pounds. Makayla has maroon braids. (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Slips -0.38% For the Week Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Slips -0.38% For the Week
- September 03, 2017

Hillcrest Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Callon Petroleum Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.97 billion market cap company. Boothbay Fund Mngmt Ltd reported 3,693 shares. Callon Petroleum (NYSE:CPE) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. Ardsley Advisory Ptnrs has 10,500 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. (more...)
Irma expected to became 4th hurricane of Atlantic season Irma expected to became 4th hurricane of Atlantic season
- September 03, 2017

The hurricane is expected to continue to intensify throughout the weekend, possibly to Category 4 or 5 status by early in the week ahead. Its exact path, though, is unclear. A few models now keep the storm off the United States' East Coast, but a lot can change in a week with a storm of this magnitude. The Weather Channel said the storm could hit the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea, but it was still too early to tell how numerous islands could take the direct brunt of the storm. (more...)
Where is Hurricane Irma, and is that another tropical wave behind it? Where is Hurricane Irma, and is that another tropical wave behind it?
- September 03, 2017

Hurricane-force winds of 120 mph extend up to 25 miles outward from the center, with tropical storm-force winds extending up to 105 miles outward. Irma is moving toward the west at 13 miles per hour, and a turn toward the west is expected by Friday night, followed by a turn toward the west-southwest on Saturday . (more...)
North Korea shaken by strong tremor, which could signal a weapons test North Korea shaken by strong tremor, which could signal a weapons test
- September 03, 2017

Pacific territory of Guam after Trump said Pyongyang would face " fire and fury " if it threatened the United States. "North Korea has conducted a major Nuclear Test". were put on the Juche basis, thus enabling the country to produce powerful nuclear weapons as many as it wants", KCNA quoted Kim as saying. In Sunday's announcement before the quake, KCNA said the North's H-bomb had "explosive power that can be adjusted from tens to hundreds of kilotons depending on the target", KCNA said ... (more...)
Kim Jong Un's latest missile launch was 'very rational,' strategist says Kim Jong Un's latest missile launch was 'very rational,' strategist says
- September 03, 2017

Yonhap News Agency on Thursday quoted a source from the committee as saying that various circumstances highlight the probability that the first child of Kim and his wife Ri Sol-ju is a son and that their third child is also rumored to be male. (more...)
Technical Charts and Signs for The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (PNC)
- September 03, 2017

The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, January 8 by Maxim Group. Ledyard National Bank increased its position in shares of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link . On Monday, May 22 Leicher Bruce sold $12,713 worth of Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (more...)
Death toll due to Tropical Storm Lidia rises to 7 in Mexico Death toll due to Tropical Storm Lidia rises to 7 in Mexico
- September 03, 2017

The twelfth named storm of the season in the Pacific also left 81 flights stranded, a number of airports shut down and a state of emergency declared in five municipalities. At 5 a.m. PDT (8 a.m. EDT/1200 UTC) on September 1, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said that the center of Lidia was moving onshore into Baja California Sur, Mexico and the heavy rains were continuing. (more...)
Japan princess to Wednesday commoner, forcing her to quit royal status Japan princess to Wednesday commoner, forcing her to quit royal status
- September 03, 2017

The two became close as they sat near each other during a briefing session held in 2012 at the university for a student exchange program, according to the press conference. An official of the Imperial Household Agency said their wedding will take place after the summer of 2018. Princess Mako and Komuro graduated from ICU in 2014. (more...)
Weather Forecast: Very hot Labor Day weekend Weather Forecast: Very hot Labor Day weekend
- September 03, 2017

A dry breeze and bright blue sky, meanwhile, may awaken thoughts of pumpkin spice lattes and fall sweaters. Some clouds will move through in the morning then skies will become mostly sunny as winds remain almost calm. After that, the forecast really depends on what happens with Hurricane Irma. This will give us a mainly overcast day with scattered showers and storms especially later on this afternoon . (more...)
Sitharaman new Defence Minister, Goyal gets Railways as Modi shuffles cabinet Sitharaman new Defence Minister, Goyal gets Railways as Modi shuffles cabinet
- September 03, 2017

Gandhi was the prime minister when she kept the defence portfolio with herself - from December 1 to 21, 1975 and January 14, 1980 to January 15, 1982. When Sitharaman was give the commerce ministry, as an independent charge, it was a role she grew into after an initial period when her direct manner was markedly different from what officials were used to. (more...)
With Kerala's Alphons Kannanthanam, BJP Aims to Bring Church Closer to NDA With Kerala's Alphons Kannanthanam, BJP Aims to Bring Church Closer to NDA
- September 03, 2017

It is also notable that the Catholic community which Alphons belongs has a significant number of members in Kottayam district particularly and all over Kerala.Mr Kannanthanam is not a member of either House of the Parliament at present. Though many names were doing the rounds as minister probables, no mention was there about Kannamthanam until Saturday evening. Prabhu, who resigned as Railway Minister following a series of train accidents, has been moved to Minister of Commerce and Industry. (more...)