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Lindsey Graham: Trump Made 'Right Decision' on DACA

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A bipartisan proposal from Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colorado, would temporarily extend protections for young undocumented immigrants eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program implemented by the Obama administration and unraveled Tuesday by the Trump administration. Read More »

Nirmala Sitharam becomes India's first woman Defence Minister after Indira Gandhi

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She was also a spokesperson for India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ). Thus, Nitin Gadkari has been given charge of Water Resources and the flagship Namami Gange programme. There was no change in the portfolios of home and external affairs. Bharti will take care of the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore replaced Vijay Goel in the Sports Ministry, while also remaining the MoS in the I&B Ministry. Read More »

Map: Largest Wildfires In Montana (September 4)

Air quality is in the Moderate to Very Unhealthy categories throughout most of the state and is forecast to remain that way for the next 24 to 48 hours. Officials said the fire had gone through about half the grove, and had not killed any trees. A 14-square-mile (36-square-kilometer) fire in Montana's Glacier National Park emptied the park's busiest tourist spot as wind gusts drove the blaze toward the doorstep of a century-old lodge. Read More »

Houston Furniture Bank Prepares for Post-Harvey Furniture Needs

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The area saw over 50 inches of rain when Harvey came through. Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi and the University of Houston also are resuming classes Tuesday. The storm shut about a fourth of USA refinery capacity, much of which is clustered along the Gulf Coast, and caused gasoline prices to spike to a two-year high ahead of the long Labor Day holiday weekend. Read More »

Red balloons straight out of 'It' spook Pennsylvania police

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In a playful Facebook post, police wrote they admire the prankster's creativity but were "completely terrified " while removing the balloons and "respectfully request they do not do that again". Balloons were spotted tied to sewer grates in Australia along with a message promoting the film, but the balloons in Pennsylvania were found without messages tying them to the film, making it even creepier. Read More »

Pakistani envoys meet as world pressure mounts on Islamabad

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Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain said today that the armed forces were "successfully" eliminating terrorism from the country, amid mounting global pressure on Islamabad to deny safe havens to terrorists. It is being organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to take stock of the emerging geo-political developments in the region and beyond. China is also concerned about Islamist influence spilling over from Pakistan and Afghanistan into its far-western Xinjiang region, where some ... Read More »

Cornyn says Senate will add debt hike to Harvey aid

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Republicans in the House introduced a bill Sunday that would provide $7.85 billion for initial efforts to address recovery from Harvey, which matches the White House's request. "I think it's a bad idea", Meadows said. "If the Republicans won't fix [our debt problem] when we're in charge, who will?" He said that "disasters like Harvey may be unpredictable, but we know with 100 percent certainty that they will occur". Read More »

Shraddha Kapoor has not met 'Baahubali' Prabhas?

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Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor have recently started shooting for the movie. But interestingly, ever since the venture was announced, the buzz has always been about the female casting in the film. "It is a pact between them", a source from the film unit told Deccan Chronicle . Prabhas gave his 6 years to Baahubali series. Saaho is made on a budget of Rs 150 crore, and will release in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. Read More »

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I oppose abortion, even in cases of rape'

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He himself deftly dismissed the speculation without ruling out a leadership bid, telling political gossip site Guido Fawkes 'I'm not a candidate, there is not a vacancy. Rees-Mogg's comments provoked an immediate response on Twitter. Rees-Mogg refused to be fully drawn into the recent hype surrounding him potentially becoming the next Tory leader , saying any discussion about it would be "vanity". Read More »

Escaped tiger near Atlanta found, shot by police

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Joey Smith in a press release. Police said the threat had been "eliminated". Local resident Connie Kidd said the tiger wandered through her front yard about 4:40 a.m. Photos show tiger killed in Henry Co . According to Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary, officers initially called requesting they respond to the scene. Read More »

Cabinet reshuffle: JD(U), AIADMK still have a chance in Modi cabinet

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Consider this: Before the actual Cabinet reshuffle exercise, it was said that Union Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman may be dropped. IANS adds that one day after the union cabinet's expansion and reshuffle, the new ministers as well as those who have been elevated or reshuffled, assumed charge of their new responsibilities September 4 and articulated their priorities ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Read More »

School's Back, and so are the Buses and School Speed Zones

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Area law enforcement will be patrolling near schools during the opening days to remind people to drive safely. Thanks to a much-debated executive order last year by Gov. Slow down . School zone speed limits are reduced for a reason. Research shows that more than one-third of drivers roll through stop signs in school zones or neighborhoods, according to AAA. Read More »

House to vote on almost $8 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief

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The bill's spending levels match a Friday request from the White House. Tying the controversial debt limit bill to the Harvey relief package could make it easier to swallow for some lawmakers and further ensure its passage. "I am heavily opposed to lumping these two separate issues together". The conservative House Freedom Caucus has also said that it won't demand funding for the wall, at least not right now. Read More »

Putin Warns Of 'Global Catastrophe' In N.Korea Impasse

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Stocks fell in most Asian markets on Wednesday as nations grapple with how to deal with North Korea's escalating provocations. Pyongyang claims the Sunday test involved a hydrogen bomb which can be mounted on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), according to state news agency KCNA. Read More »

Can North Korea Target a US City? Experts Say Not Yet

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In a series of tweets responding to the latest test, President Trump said that "in addition to other options", the USA was considering stopping all trade with any country that does business with North Korea. The bombers took off from a USA air base in Guam. The North Koreans aren't taking the President Of The United States seriously, so the White House to send out the Secretary of Defense to illustrate how serious this crisis has become. Read More »

Donald Trump to call Malcolm Turnbull from White House

Greens leader Richard Di Natale believes that 'there's a role for sanctions on North Korea , ' but Australia needs to be tired of blindly following the lead of the United States president. The US strategy for North Korea remains "all options are on the table", according to White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders, who today noted that the top priority for US efforts are the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula . Read More »

US Student Body President vows to help DACA students

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Syverud was responding to today's announcement that the Department of Justice planned to end an Obama-era program which allows undocumented immigrant youth to apply for work and school permits. Reveley pledged to support all William & Mary students, regardless of national origin or immigration status. Right now they're not eligible, and they wouldn't be able to work without their DACA permits. Read More »

Usa: Trump, se Congresso non sana Dreamers riesamino stop

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Il presidente Donald Trump ha cancellato il programma che prevede la protezione dalla espulsione di circa 800.000 giovani uomini e donne giunti negli Stati Uniti illegalmente da bambini, rinviando al Congresso di decidere entro sei mesi il futuro di questi immigranti. Read More »

Madonna Just Wants Her Package From FedEx

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Madonna may be one of the most famous women in the universe, but when it comes to dealing with FedEx , she's just like us. Insert hashtag #FamousPeopleProblems here. "Gonna go meet some pigs...not that I haven't met enough of them in my life already!" She tweeted: "I used to be a basket case but now I Live in Lisbon!" The singer has recently said that she has moved to Portugal and feels happy about her decision. Read More »

Suspect steals police vehicle in Texas

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Sponsler was picked up just before 5pm on Saturday in response to a call of a possible shoplifter at the beauty chain Ulta. Officers approached the vehicle and tried to get her to come out, but she remained locked in the auto. At one point, she allegedly came dangerously close to hitting two officers and a Huntington constable head on. Dash cam video shows her driving on the wrong side of the road and through the grass. Read More »

Land Securities Group plc (LAND) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

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It has underperformed by 6.34% the S&P500. Moreover, E&G Advisors Lp has 0.92% invested in Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) for 33,090 shares. The new target price indicates a possible upside of 0.02% based on the company's last closing price. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. Peel Hunt now has a GBX 4390.00 target price on the 4.98 billion GBP market cap company or 21.29% upside potential. Read More »

Pyongyang says ready to send 'more gift packages' to US

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North Korea's nuclear and ballistic-missile programs were banned by resolutions adopted by the UN Security Council - whose permanent members are the Russian Federation, the United States , China , Britain, and France - but Pyongyang has continued to carry out tests . Read More »

Take immediate action to stop cow vigilantism

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In a tough message against cow vigilantism and mob lynching, Modi had in July said killing people on the pretext of protecting cows was not acceptable and warned that no one had the right to take law into his hands. The court had then directed the Centre to file an affidavit asking it to explain what it proposes to do to control the menace of cow vigilantism. The Supreme Court today has asked each state to appoint a Senior Police Officer in each district as a nodal officer to take action ... Read More »

Aditya Sachdeva murder: Rocky Yadav sentenced to life imprisonment

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It also used tower location of Rocky's mobile phone during the incident to nail the MLC's son. Rocky Yadav's father Bindi Yadav has also been sentenced to five years in jail. According to police reports, Aditya and four of his friends were returning home from Bodh Gaya when the incident occurred. Despite the hostile witnesses, the prosecution was able to nail Rocky on the basis of scientific evidence. Read More »

Trump seeks $7.8 billion for Harvey storm recovery

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Houston , the country's fourth largest city, was taking tentative steps back to normalcy after a week of flooding that claimed the lives of 42 people and damaged 40,000 to 50,000 homes. "It's going to require even more than what was funded for Katrina, which was more than $120 billion dollars", he said. The president visited Corpus Christi, Texas on Tuesday near where Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 storm. Read More »

Theresa May ready to intensify Brexit talks with EU: Spokesperson

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Mr Barnier tweeted on Monday that what he had said was that Brexit was an "occasion to explain single market benefits in all countries, including my own". Meanwhile, First Secretary of State Damian Green has warned the same pro-EU MPs to "back Brexit or get Jeremy Corbyn". In an August 31 debate, the main opposition Labour Party is planning to propose several changes to the repeal bill with a view to keeping Britain in the single market and customs union during a Brexit transition ... Read More »

Syrian Government Used Sarin Gas On Rebel-Held Town In April

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The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) found that victims in the Khan Sheikhoun attack were exposed to sarin, a deadly nerve agent, and a Human Rights Watch investigation found that all available evidence strongly suggests that Syrian government forces were responsible for the attack. Read More »

WH National Diversity Council member resigns on live TV over DACA repeal

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He continued, "I am resigning right now from that council". "This is it. This is the resignation", Palomarez said. Although the group endorsed Hillary Clinton during last year's election, Palomarez has since become part of Trump's National Diversity Coalition and has worked with the White House on trying to engage Hispanic business leaders. Read More »

Catalonia is Ready with a Madrid-independent Tax Agency

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However, the Catalan government reportedly intends to turn it into a full-scale agency after the independence vote and it has already opened 32 offices and recruited 700 employees. Rajoy responded by promising new investments in Catalonia and regularly sent his deputy to the region, but made no significant reforms regarding the division of powers that addressed Catalan concerns. Read More »

Serbia dent Ireland's World Cup hopes while Turkey beat Croatia

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With next month's games against Moldova and Wales remaining, securing a play-off appears the Republic's last remaining hope but O'Neill was defiant. "It just didn't drop for us tonight because we threw everything at them and we left everything out there on the pitch". Meyler, to his frustration a utility squad player at global level, was having the game of his life, summed up in one move when he won the ball off Filip Kostic with style. Read More »