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Tropical Storm Jose gaining strength in central Atlantic: NHC Tropical Storm Jose gaining strength in central Atlantic: NHC
- September 07, 2017

Hurricanes Jose and Katia formed in the Atlantic basin Wednesday evening. Jose is the 10 storm to be named during this hurricane season. Similar to Irma, Jose is moving off to the west at 13mph as the huge Bermuda high to the north is steering the storm straight across the Atlantic. (more...)
Pakistani envoys moot: Asif seeks suggestions on how to deal with US Pakistani envoys moot: Asif seeks suggestions on how to deal with US
- September 07, 2017

According to local media, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif inaugurated the conference, The minister will chair the meeting during first two days, while Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will head the concluding session of the moot that will end on September 7. (more...)
Bolivia beat Chile in World Cup qualifier Bolivia beat Chile in World Cup qualifier
- September 07, 2017

La Roja suffered two successive defeats in their most recent outings, losing 3-0 against Paraguay and then 1-0 at Bolivia as they drop to sixth place on the CONMEBOL standings with just two games left to play. Vidal who has made 97 appearances for his national side is planning to hang his boots after the World Cup. The message indicates his plans to retire after the World Cup. (more...)
Hurricane Irma moves up Florida Gators' kickoff to noon Hurricane Irma moves up Florida Gators' kickoff to noon
- September 07, 2017

Florida has also cancelled a Sunday night women's soccer match against South Florida. The Gators' second-ranked volleyball team hosts American University, the University of North Carolina-Greensboro and Michigan State for a three-day tournament that starts on Friday. (more...)
Will Franco Nevada Corp (FNV) Run Out of Steam Soon?
- September 07, 2017

CIBC lifted their price target on Franco Nevada Corp from C$105.00 to C$110.00 in a report on Thursday, August 10th. The company is so far trading up by 0.38% since yesterday's close of $81.82. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 10,773,637 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $705,781,000 after purchasing an additional 666,196 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Hurricane Harvey: 70% of home damage costs aren't covered by insurance Hurricane Harvey: 70% of home damage costs aren't covered by insurance
- September 07, 2017

For those homes that will be restored, owners face what are expected to be shortages of materials and equipment, a scenario that plagued Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. fuel system, with pipelines that connect refineries along the U.S. Gulf Coast to markets in the Northeast, transporting more than 3 million barrels a day of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. (more...)
Trump sends $7.9B Harvey aid request to Congress Trump sends $7.9B Harvey aid request to Congress
- September 07, 2017

When Harvey plowed into the Texas coast this week, Congress and President Donald Trump were already struggling to deal with the debt ceiling, which is a cap on how much money the federal government can borrow, and the need to approve a temporary federal budget bill by October 1 to prevent a government shutdown. (more...)
Will ban Blue Whale challenge in Gujarat, says CM Vijay Rupani Will ban Blue Whale challenge in Gujarat, says CM Vijay Rupani
- September 07, 2017

Owner of the hospital, Dr K R Daukiya said she was out of danger but has been kept in ICU for examination of her vital organs. According to reports, the latest incident happened on Monday (5 September) night when the girl left home on the pretext of going to market. (more...)
Man accused of stabbing brother to death in Leominster Man accused of stabbing brother to death in Leominster
- September 07, 2017

Tim Record will be arraigned on a murder charge Wednesday in Leominster District Court. "There was some violence in the past", Leominster Interim Police Chief Michael Goldman told the Sentinel and Enterprise . Accused of murdering his older brother following a fight at their home on Lake Shore Drive Tuesday, Timothy Record pleaded not guilty to murder during his arraignment in District Court today and ordered held without bail. (more...)
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc Buffalo Wild Wings Inc
- September 07, 2017

Natixis has 0% invested in Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) for 2,627 shares. It has underperformed by 5.50% the S&P500. Bnp Paribas Investment Partners Sa acquired 18,139 shares as Buffalo Wild Wings Inc (BWLD)'s stock declined 4.06%. Over the last six months, Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc.'s stock has been -30.26% and -36.37% for the year. Buffalo Wild Wings had 97 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Casualties of Boko Haram attacks doubled in last five months Casualties of Boko Haram attacks doubled in last five months
- September 07, 2017

Tine said the increase in deaths highlights the "urgent need for protection and assistance for millions of civilians". The Nigerian military has repeatedly said Boko Haram has been "defeated". "Meanwhile, the global community should also rapidly scale up its commitment to provide life-saving humanitarian assistance to the millions in the region who need it". (more...)
Candidate Touts Being 'White' as a Qualification for North Carolina Mayor Candidate Touts Being 'White' as a Qualification for North Carolina Mayor
- September 07, 2017

The fierce backlash led Barnette to delete the description from her social media, but screenshots of the profile continue to go viral. PEOPLE's attempts to reach Barnette were not successful. Ms Barnette has since then removed her post, and apologized . It's rare for a political party, especially a state party, to weigh in on a local primary. (more...)
Beyonce's Dad Breaks Down While Wishing Her Happy Birthday Beyonce's Dad Breaks Down While Wishing Her Happy Birthday
- September 07, 2017

Beautiful Bey is in the house tonight. In addition to the birthday messages on the website and social media, there is a link to support Houston's relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey killed several people and caused devastation in the "Baby Boy" singer's hometown. (more...)
Why China Is Afraid To Cut The Cord On North Korea Why China Is Afraid To Cut The Cord On North Korea
- September 07, 2017

Meanwhile, speaking at a news conference at a military base in Tapa, Estonia, the organization's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg called on North Korea to "abandon all nuclear and ballistic missile programs". President Donald Trump has failed to press a strategy that goes after North Korea and China in a sustained way. The mountain underneath which the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) is believed to have conducted five nuclear bomb trials would ooze radiation throughout the ... (more...)
Five men will go to trial over Hillsborough charges Five men will go to trial over Hillsborough charges
- September 07, 2017

Duckenfield, 72, is scheduled to go before a jury at a trial starting on September 10 and lasting between ten and 12 weeks at Preston Crown Court, according to provisional details given at a pre-trial hearing at Preston on Wednesday. Former South Yorkshire Police Chief Inspector Norman Bettison faces four charges of misconduct in a public office. Denton, Foster and Metcalf are each charged with two offences of doing acts tending and meant to pervert the course of justice relating to ... (more...)
SpaceX Prepares to Launch Air Force's Secretive X-37B Space Plane SpaceX Prepares to Launch Air Force's Secretive X-37B Space Plane
- September 07, 2017

Hurricane Irma "certainly bears watching" but likely wouldn't directly cause a delay, the forecast reads. Meanwhile, the launch would mark the Air Force's fifth Orbital Test Vehicle mission, or OTV 5. Air Force's 45th Weather Squadron has said that a 50 per cent chance of violating weather rules are expected as SpaceX will attempt to launch the plane from pad 39A during a yet-to-be-announced window. (more...)
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) Stock Traded Significantly Above Its 50 Day Average Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) Stock Traded Significantly Above Its 50 Day Average
- September 07, 2017

The shares were sold on June 13th for an average price of $58.20. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 567,237 shares of company stock worth $33,165,553. Sei Invs Com has 0.1% invested in Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK) for 421,778 shares. D Scott Neal reported 0.1% of its portfolio in Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK). (more...)
Irma forces cruise lines to cancel voyages from Florida ports Irma forces cruise lines to cancel voyages from Florida ports
- September 07, 2017

The next scheduled departure date for Allure of the Seas will be Wednesday, Sept. 13, and the ship will sail a four-night itinerary to Nassau. The Sept. In addition, the Disney Fantasy, now on a western Caribbean sailing that departed Sept. 2 will return to Port Canaveral two days earlier than expected on Thursday, Sept. (more...)
Nadal to Meet Rublev in Q' final Nadal to Meet Rublev in Q' final
- September 07, 2017

The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. Former champion Juan Martin del Potro , the No. 24 seed, faced sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem , with the victor getting Federer if the five-time champion can improve his 31-1 record in night matches at Arthur Ashe Stadium . (more...)
Trump's $1 million Harvey donation to be split among 12 organizations Trump's $1 million Harvey donation to be split among 12 organizations
- September 07, 2017

His donations to the Salvation Army and Red Cross come despite the fact that both organizations pulled planned galas from Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort last month. Eight other organizations, including the ASPCA , Habitat for Humanity and the Houston Humane society , will receive a $25,000 donation. "Several of the following organizations were recommended, at the invitation of the president, by members of the White House Press Corps, and he would like to thank those who made ... (more...)