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London Police Make Second Arrest After Subway Attack London Police Make Second Arrest After Subway Attack
- September 18, 2017

Police arrested an 18-year-old on Saturday in Dover as well, in connection to the "cowardly" Friday rush hour attack, as British Prime Minister Theresa May called it. Police said on Thursday that terrorism-related arrests had risen 68 percent over the past year. ISIS claims it was carried out by an affiliated unit. (more...)
SL Green Realty Corporation (SLG) Shares Sold by Ameriprise Financial Inc
- September 18, 2017

Bokf Na holds 5,322 shares. Lord Abbett & Company increased Vaneck Vectors Etf Tr Jr Gold Miners E stake by 64,999 shares to 337,777 valued at $10.66M in 2016Q4. The Massachusetts-based Acadian Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG). Zacks downgraded SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) on Friday, August 14 to "Buy" rating . (more...)
Arjan Singh's state funeral today, nation pays tribute Arjan Singh's state funeral today, nation pays tribute
- September 18, 2017

Bipin Rawat and Navy Chief Adm. Sunil Lanba at Singh's residence, where his mortal remains are lying in-state. Modi drove straight to Singh's residence in the national capital on his return from a day-long visit to Gujarat. Marshal Singh was the only Air Force officer to be promoted to five-star rank. This was announced by SGPC chief Kirpal Singh Badungar here on Sunday. (more...)
North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with US North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with US
- September 18, 2017

In New York , Trump will hold a series of individual and small-group meetings with leaders from the Mideast, Latin America, Africa and Europe. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, who oversaw the latest missile test, has said the launch increased the "combat power of the nuclear force", according to the North's official KCNA news agency. (more...)
Man with penis stuck in weight disc requires 3-hour rescue Man with penis stuck in weight disc requires 3-hour rescue
- September 18, 2017

The man was sedated and the fire brigade spent three hours freeing him with angle grinders and a hydraulic rescue device. The man was admitted to a hospital in the German city of Worms with his penis firmly stuck in the weight plate, according to the New Zealand Herald. (more...)
"Jackie Hoffman caught screaming 'damn it!" while losing Emmy to Laura Dern
- September 18, 2017

It seems like Jackie Hoffman was not pleased as fellow nominee Laura Dern's name was read as the victor in best supporting actress in a limited series or movie. "Forgive me for being from real people #elitism ", read one post. If you want to watch the Emmys tonight from pretty much anywhere, you can with CBS All Access . (more...)
After Digvijaya Singh, Cong's Manish Tewari posts abusive tweet against PM After Digvijaya Singh, Cong's Manish Tewari posts abusive tweet against PM
- September 18, 2017

The Congress maintained silence and left it to Tewari to explain. "Mr Tewari's tweet today was in reply to a Twitter user who had called out the former minister after he posted a video of an alleged gaffe by PM Modi during his Russian Federation visit". (more...)
Donald Trump says looking to allow people; not citizenship, amnesty Donald Trump says looking to allow people; not citizenship, amnesty
- September 18, 2017

He followed his Twitter rant against Senate Republicans with his first comments on Friday's terrorist attack in London to criticize British security officials. Whether or how Trump digested Mulvaney's statement was unclear. Whether or how Trump digested Mulvaney's explanation was unclear, but the posture struck by Ryan and others on Capitol Hill seemed created to protect the president from a backlash from his conservative base. (more...)
Second man arrested over Parsons Green bomb was refugee from Syria Second man arrested over Parsons Green bomb was refugee from Syria
- September 18, 2017

This means an attack may be imminent, as soldiers and armed police have been deployed to secure strategic sites and hunt down the perpetrators. Rudd was asked on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show, if she could provide any information regarding the claim by ISIS that there were other devices out there. (more...)
Chicago stage veteran Ann Dowd wins Emmy for 'The Handmaid's Tale' Chicago stage veteran Ann Dowd wins Emmy for 'The Handmaid's Tale'
- September 18, 2017

The Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in comedy series has been awarded to Kate McKinnon for Saturday Night Live; Alec Baldwin walked away with the award in Outstanding Supporting Actor in comedy series. " The Handmaid's Tale ", based on the 1985 novel by Canadian author Margaret Atwood , had three statuettes going into the halfway point. Ann Dowd is now a first-ever Emmy victor, taking home the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role in ... (more...)
Irma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without power Irma: Six dead at Florida nursing home left without power
- September 18, 2017

Franco said he visited his 92-year-old father, Miguel Franco, and his mother at the nursing home the previous week. FPL, which serves almost 5 million homes and businesses, said it expects to restore power to essentially all its users, in the eastern portion of Florida , by the end of the weekend and the harder-hit western portion of the state by September 22. (more...)
MW solar power project to complete in November: Shahbaz MW solar power project to complete in November: Shahbaz
- September 18, 2017

On this occasion, Bin Ali Yildirim assured his government's full support to the Punjab government in various sectors including transport, health and housing units for low-income families. "The CM said that his happiness had been multiplied by seeing the joyous people and vowed that:" We all will work together to give such a lot of happiness to the nation". (more...)
OIC has no locus standi to comment on Kashmir OIC has no locus standi to comment on Kashmir
- September 18, 2017

First Secretary at Permanent Mission of India to UN Sumit Seth on Saturday commented on Pakistan's statement on Islamic Cooperation. OIC has made statements on Kashmir in the past too which have been rejected by India. If Pakistan raises Kashmir issue at United Nations , the country will be wasting its own time as it has not raised the issue in the last 40 years". The statement came after the killing of high-profile terrorist - Burhan Wani on July 8 a year ago. (more...)
Bangladesh plans huge camps for Rohingya refugees Bangladesh plans huge camps for Rohingya refugees
- September 18, 2017

Many families do not have a shelter over their heads and refugees have been fighting for food and water deliveries. Bangladesh and relief agencies are struggling to cope with new arrivals sheltering on roadsides, hills and open spaces close to existing camps around Cox's Bazar, which borders Myanmar. (more...)
Tropical storm Maria threatening battered Caribbean islands Tropical storm Maria threatening battered Caribbean islands
- September 18, 2017

Hurricane Jose : Hurricane Jose was moving north along the eastern seaboard and could bring rain, wind and beach hazards from the Carolinas through New England later this week. Tropical Storm Watches are in effect for Barbados and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. At this time, the majority of forecast guidance still shows Jose curling north, then northeast off of the U.S. (more...)
Baton Rouge Killings of 2 Black Men Likely Racially Motivated, Cops Say Baton Rouge Killings of 2 Black Men Likely Racially Motivated, Cops Say
- September 18, 2017

Authorities didn't immediately have enough evidence to arrest him on charges related to the killings, but the investigation is ongoing, said police Sgt. Authorities found human growth hormones and marijuana in Gleason's home Saturday night. Detectives have confirmed that Gleason claimed ownership of the narcotics and admitted that he did not have a prescription for the testosterone enanthate. (more...)
PBA Demands Firing of John Jay Professor Over 'Dead Cops' Tweet PBA Demands Firing of John Jay Professor Over 'Dead Cops' Tweet
- September 18, 2017

While respecting free speech and academic freedom are deeply held values, expressions of hate or intimidation are not welcome in that civil discourse, nor is anything that can be perceived as an incitement to violence. The college contacted The Daily Caller Friday with a statement from college president Karol V. Mason to announce that the professor has been placed on administrative leave following TheDC reporting on Isaacson's comments. (more...)
Refugees forced to fight for aid supplies Refugees forced to fight for aid supplies
- September 18, 2017

Each of 8,000 vulnerable families (about 50,000 people) will get 14 types of food and other essential items including puffed rice (muri), sugar, beaten rice (chira), peanuts, milk powder, biscuits, mosquito nets, saris, lungis, blankets, T-shirts and trousers (for children), slippers, medicines and mineral water, it said. (more...)
Immigration larger issue than Dreamers Immigration larger issue than Dreamers
- September 18, 2017

President Trump is actively discussing a deal with Congress that would both allow dreamers to stay permanently, and fund his signature campaign promise of building a wall along the U.S. "We'll see how it works", he said on his way to Florida. "We agreed to enshrine the protections of DACA ( Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ) into law quickly, and to work out a package of border security, excluding the wall, that's acceptable to both sides", Schumer and Pelosi said in a statement . (more...)
Kuwait downgrades relations, expels N.Korea ambassador Kuwait downgrades relations, expels N.Korea ambassador
- September 18, 2017

A photo taken on September 7, 2017, shows Su Shan (C) the ambassador of the Republic of North Korea in Kuwait , his wife and the assistant of Kuwait's foreign minister for East Asian affairs, advisor Salem al-Hamdan (R) cutting a cake during a reception ceremony in Kuwait City to mark North Korea's national day. (more...)