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UH Mānoa moves up in prestigious ranking UH Mānoa moves up in prestigious ranking
- September 07, 2017

Part of France's ambitious Excellence Initiative to create multi-disciplinary universities capable to meet the challenges that face the world of higher education and research today, PSL is the first French IDEX university to rank in the top 75, a list long dominated by universities from the USA and UK. (more...)
Pakistan reiterates 'no military solution to Afghan issue' Pakistan reiterates 'no military solution to Afghan issue'
- September 07, 2017

Foreign Ministry spokesman Nafees Zakaria said some important foreign policy issues will be brainstormed in the conference. This prompted Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif to respond that Pakistan's position in the context of Afghanistan is very clear - it wants to see peace and stability there and for that Islamabad will contribute and play its due role in all the initiatives taken to that end. (more...)
Iranian talk of rapprochement is laughable: Saudi Arabia Iranian talk of rapprochement is laughable: Saudi Arabia
- September 07, 2017

He stated that " Iran is destabilizing the region through Hezbollah and terrorist attacks". "We thank Saudi Arabia .for adopting a new approach in dealing with Iranian pilgrims", he said, according to the Iranian state broadcaster. Saudi Arabia severed its diplomatic relations with Iran in January 2016, following demonstrations held in front of the Saudi embassy in Tehran and its consulate in the northeastern city of Mashhad by angry protesters who set the diplomatic missions ablaze for ... (more...)
South Korea, Japan feel heat as North Korea aims nukes at US
- September 07, 2017

Asked if he was considering military action against North Korea, Trump told reporters: "Certainly that's not our first choice, but we will see what happens". North Korea says it needs to develop its weapons to defend itself against what it sees as U.S. aggression. In comments carried by Russian news agencies, Putin said Trump is "not my bride, and I'm not his groom". (more...)
Illinois Among States Suing Trump Administration Over DACA Illinois Among States Suing Trump Administration Over DACA
- September 07, 2017

The program grants a two-year deferment from deportation of unauthorized immigrants under age 31 who arrived in the United States before their 16th birthday and before June 16, 2007. "Practically speaking, there's 800,000 DACA recipients and the government doesn't have the resources to initiate removal proceedings against all 800,000", she said . (more...)
Israel reported to have bombed Syrian chemical weapons facility Israel reported to have bombed Syrian chemical weapons facility
- September 07, 2017

The reported air raid comes as Israel is conducting its biggest military exercise in 19 years on its northern border, involving tens of thousands of soldiers, which has been widely described as a dress rehearsal for a future war with Hezbollah including civilian evacuation drills. (more...)
Duterte's Son Denies Meth Smuggling Claims as Case Rivets Manila Duterte's Son Denies Meth Smuggling Claims as Case Rivets Manila
- September 07, 2017

A broker who handled the shipment initially said his customs transactions were facilitated by a group claiming to have links with Paolo Duterte and his brother-in-law, Manases Carpio. The two denied any wrongdoing. They face life in prison and a fine of as much as 10 million pesos ($200,000) if convicted. On Tuesday Duterte said he had told Paolo to attend the senate investigation if he had nothing to hide, besides advising him not to answer questions and invoke his right to keep silent. (more...)
Vincent's New Track 'Los Angeles' Has Gotta Get #OnYourRadar Vincent's New Track 'Los Angeles' Has Gotta Get #OnYourRadar
- September 07, 2017

MASSEDUCTION is due out October 13. " 'Strange Mercy " was Housewives on Pills . St. Vincent unveiled the cover of her 5th studio LP, MASSEDUCTION , this morning (September 6) and it's a close-up of a pert behind against a red background. (more...)
ALERT: Manatee County Declares State of Emergency ALERT: Manatee County Declares State of Emergency
- September 07, 2017

All Thursday and Friday after-school activities canceled as well. Saturday's ACT test has been canceled. Brevard County Public Schools : Closed Thursday and Friday. Several colleges closed, too, with many forcing their students to evacuate off campus to safer areas. Admission gates will open at 5:30 p.m. Officials held a meeting Wednesday saying the Emergency Operation Center is now open with the 211 hotline active for Irma questions. (more...)
Bafana coach Stuart Baxter explains Andile Jali introduction against Cape Verde Bafana coach Stuart Baxter explains Andile Jali introduction against Cape Verde
- September 07, 2017

We're 2-0 down and I want all of my attacking options on the field. Why did you put Lebo Manyama in behind the two strikers?' I could sit here all night. "I'm totally devastated and disappointed after beating Senegal and drawing with Burkina Faso". "At this stage, to make that sort of call (on Bafana's qualifying chances)". (more...)
House passes $7.9B Harvey disaster aid package House passes $7.9B Harvey disaster aid package
- September 07, 2017

In the Senate, though, leaders are expected to attach the plan to the debt ceiling increase. Most of the funds in Wednesday's bill would go toward replenishing the depleted FEMA Disaster Relief Fund. "Without raising the debt limit, I am not comfortable that we will get money to Texas this month to rebuild", Mnuchin said on Fox News Sunday. Rep. (more...)
FEMA offers help to Harvey victims FEMA offers help to Harvey victims
- September 07, 2017

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials help people with questions at the George R. Brown Convention Center, in Houston on September 2, 2017. The bill, however, died in a Senate committee and therefore was never enacted. "There are rowdy beer halls, sleazy nightclubs, and smutty "adult" stores, even witchy botánica businesses - all open and thriving again because of generous grants from the tax-payers' pockets; American money conveniently channeled by the IRS and FEMA for the ... (more...)
Russian Lawyer in Trump Tower Meeting Says Mueller Hasn't Called Russian Lawyer in Trump Tower Meeting Says Mueller Hasn't Called
- September 07, 2017

Trump Jr.is one of the many people in president Trump's camp including Paul Manafort who are embroiled in the legal tussle and Federal investigation surrounding Russian Federation meddling in the 2016 election. Separately, Susan Rice, who was national security adviser for former President Barack Obama , testified on Tuesday before the House Intelligence Committee, according to a source familiar with the matter. (more...)
Trump talks with British, Australian leaders on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue Trump talks with British, Australian leaders on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
- September 07, 2017

They welcomed China's support for United Nations sanctions and its efforts to increase pressure on North Korea , but agreed Beijing still holds substantial economic influence which should be used to bring the regime to its senses and restore stability on the Korean peninsula. (more...)
White House: DACA decision to come Tuesday White House: DACA decision to come Tuesday
- September 07, 2017

Republican officials from nine states are threatening to sue the Trump administration if DACA is not ended by September 15, putting pressure on the White House to make a decision. Trump as a candidate promised to deport all of them. So, even for this president - who has conjured menacing stereotypes of undocumented immigrants as rapists , given comfort to neo-Nazis , and pardoned a sheriff who terrorized communities of color - targeting this group is a politically risky proposition.He ... (more...)
Ed Schafer: Trump should emulate North Dakota on tax reform Ed Schafer: Trump should emulate North Dakota on tax reform
- September 07, 2017

Heidi Heitkamp. Senior White House officials said Tuesday that the support of Heitkamp, who's up for re-election next year in a state Trump carried, is something they are optimistic about winning. In a letter to the Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, Greg Hodur, former chairman of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party, urged Heitkamp to not give Trump "a big hug to welcome him here on our behalf". (more...)
Hurricane Irma now at Category 5, with 175 miles per hour winds Hurricane Irma now at Category 5, with 175 miles per hour winds
- September 07, 2017

The pressure to take immediate safety measures built throughout Wednesday as Irma swept west out of the open Atlantic and chewed through a string of islands, including St. Officials said the airport will close on Wednesday night due to the Transportation Security Administration's security checkpoint ceasing the screening of passengers. (more...)
Indiana's 10K DACA Kids Could Lose Immigration Status In 6 Months Indiana's 10K DACA Kids Could Lose Immigration Status In 6 Months
- September 07, 2017

A student at Hunter College in New York City, she said she had been brought to the United States by her parents when she was three. "Hopefully Congress is incentivized enough to finally act on immigration ". At the NY announcement, before the state attorney general, Eric Schneiderman , took the microphone, 23-year-old Zuleima Dominguez spoke to the assembled press. (more...)
Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong
- September 07, 2017

The sports great spoke of a possible resolution between Kim and Trump . Rodman said, "Piers, you know as well as I do, Donald can be a little insane sometimes..." "I've never seen anyone in my life have that much power". Rodman added that he loves Trump, who he thanks for bringing him on "The Celebrity Apprentice " - a reality TV show Trump hosted before running for and winning the presidency. (more...)
Hurricanes Jose, Katia gain strength Hurricanes Jose, Katia gain strength
- September 07, 2017

Models so far show it remaining in the southern Gulf in coming days. It is the first time three active hurricanes have formed at the same time in the Atlantic region since 2010, according to meteorologists. St Martin and Anguilla experienced heavy rain and winds of up to 185mph, while damage in St Barts was described as "apocalyptic" after winds of 151mph. (more...)

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