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Ferrari dominate final practice at Sepang F1 Grand Prix

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Meanwhile, the Malaysian Grand Prix defending champion, Ricciardo was in third place with a time of 1:32.099s. Australia's Ricciardo, who won in Malaysia a year ago ahead of his Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen , finished in front of the Dutchman again, who was sixth fastest on his 20th birthday. Read More »

Governor Signs Toni Atkins' Affordable Housing Bill, Related Laws

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Housing in California, particularly major cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco, has increasingly failed to meet demand. "The bills being delivered and signed today bring needed funding, some streamlining, get rid of some legal obstacles and deal with some of the NIMBY obstacles that keep housing from being built", she said. Read More »

Russia's RT dismisses USA election probe Twitter ads revelation

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He did not name the countries where the Kremlin was concerned Russian media were coming under pressure. Facebook's Russia problem: Facebook already had its turn in the hot seat, agreeing under pressure last week to hand over information to Congress and Special Counsel Robert Muller about Russian-backed ads. Read More »

Donations for Puerto Rico pour in from Orlando's Hispanic community

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She stayed on the US mainland after her schooling, working in human resources for the US Treasury and in the business world for companies such as Colgate-Palmolive and Cellular One. Water, non-perishable food, cleaning supplies, toiletries, baby wipes and diapers are filling the parking lot and the hall. "This is a people-are-dying story ... Read More »

Second Girl in Slender Man Case Won't Face Trial

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As the Associated Post shares, 15-year-old Morgan Geyser (pictured right above) will remain in a state mental hospital as part of the agreement, which was announced at a court hearing just two weeks before her trial was slated to begin. She previously pleaded not guilty by reason of mental disease. The girls said they believed if they killed their classmate, they would become servants of Slender Man , and that would keep their families safe. Read More »

PA Supreme Court Opens Door To Review Of School Funding

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If the Court rules against the fees, it would overturn a 40-year-old ruling known as Abood vs. Detroit in which the justices said it was OK to require all public employees in a given union, not just members, to pay for the cost of collective bargaining and handling grievances. Read More »

What to Say to Someone Who Is Observing Yom Kippur

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This year, the one-day celebration begins in the evening of Friday September 29 and ends in the evening of Saturday September 30. Ultra Orthodox Jews have taken to the sea side near Tel Aviv to perform the Tashlich ritual ahead of the Yom Kippur. Read More »

EC denies Dhinakaran more time — AIADMK symbol

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Shanmugham, Rajya Sabha member V. Maitreyan and party leader and lawyer Manoj Pandian. Over 1,000 documents were filed with the Commission as the deadline for the goal ended on Friday, sources in the faction said. The poll watchdog had in March issued an interim order freezing the "Two leaves" symbol of the AIADMK. The complaint also accused the unified AIADMK of wrongfully using the AIADMK letter pad to convene the meeting when the EC had restricted the use of the party name. Read More »

J&K: Restrictions in Srinagar to Prevent Shia Muharram Procession

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In order to maintain security in various cities across the country, the Ministry of Interior has sent the recommendations for suspension of mobile phone service and pillion riding. The Sindh home department has made a decision to suspend cell phone services in major cities of the province including capital Karachi , Hyderabad and Khairpur on 9th and 10th Muharram. Read More »

Locals find few flights to bring relief to Puerto Rico

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As most of the island's 3.4 million residents faced a 10th day without power and struggled to find clean water and fuel, Cruz bristled at Duke's comment. A group of 100 to 150 guardsmen will join with soldiers from Texas, Louisiana and other states assisting in Puerto Rico , King said. Puerto Rico's governor and other USA officials had argued that a waiver would expedite supplies to the island. Read More »

Who is San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto?

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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. said, "The delivery of these much-needed medical supplies to the people of Vieques is fantastic news". "Well before this year's series of historically powerful hurricanes , Puerto Rico already had a notoriously fickle power supply and crushing debt". Read More »

Liam Neeson Announces His 'Unretirement'

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And when you think about it, that's a great premise for an action movie. "[But] I'm like: 'Guys, I'm sixty-f******-five.' Audiences are eventually going to go: 'Come on.' I've shot one that's going to come out in January sometime". Producer of the film, Jerry Bruckheimer , was also present at the said premiere. On the other hand, Julian Morris plays the role of Bob Woodward. John O'Connor opined that the film " Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House " has captured the real ... Read More »

Azealia Banks Slid Into Nicki Minaj DMs With Apology

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The argument is also thought of have been raised earlier this year when Banks announced she was working with Safaree Samuels, Minaj's former partner. "You're very talented & very smart", she said. According to Banks, she "cried a bit when [Minaj] responded". "If ANYONE is going to be heralded as the face of female rap for this generation it's Nicki, and if ANYONE deserves a number one record AND her very long overdue Grammy win, it's Nicki". Read More »

Slain detective identified after two arrested in shooting of Polk Co. officers

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Two police officers in Polk County had approached a auto believed to be stolen when one of the people inside fired at them, killing a female officer and wounding a male officer, Polk County manager Mark Denton said by telephone. Keenan said the duo ran from the scene. A short time later, Roof was captured. Spangler was taken into custody after walking out of the woods. Spangler has been arrested and taken to the Polk County Jail. Read More »

White House lifts shipping restrictions to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

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Trump quoted praise from Puerto Rico's governor, Ricardo Rossello , who says the administration has "delivered" for the USA territory. Critics fault the federal government's slow response to the crisis in Puerto Rico. Connections with America Movil SAB's Claro Puerto Rico and AT&T were spotty in parts of the capital. More than a week after the storm hit the territory, 97 percent of the island remains without power . Read More »

Brooklyn man heads to Puerto Rico to search for father

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At Federal Plaza Thursday night, there was a storm of anger and a sea of sadness. "There was no way I was just going to sit here and let things happen", he said Thursday. Food & Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in a September 25 statement. That remains the challenge. Lives are at stakeWith almost all 1.6 million electricity customers in Puerto Rico without power, the lack of fuel is a key problem across the island. Read More »

Saudi women can drive, but it's not a feminist paradise quite yet

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Indeed, the past few months have seen Saudi Arabia make incremental steps toward women's rights by allowing them to participate in functions considered mundane, if not a nuisance, in many other countries. Women's rights activists since the 1990s have been pushing for the right to drive, saying it represents their larger struggle for equal rights under the law. Read More »

Local man looks to communicate and help family in Puerto Rico

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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz made the comment on CNN Friday morning after acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke had defended what critics say has been a tardy response to the crisis in the US territory. "Wish press would treat fairly!" "I am very satisfied", Duke said. "What needs to be done is freight movement on the island itself". While Puerto Rico approaches apocalypse, President Trump made a decision to instead focus on the debt that the island owes to its ... Read More »

Climber crushed by Yosemite rockfall was on 'dream' trip with wife

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Park officials closed one of the exit routes from the park after Evans was struck. The officials said the couple were in the park to climb but were not climbing at the time of the fall. The source point is about 650 feet above the base of El Capitan, or about 1,800 feet above the floor of Yosemite Valley (which is at 4,000 feet in elevation). Read More »

Trump proposes sharp tax cuts for individuals, companies

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Beyond slashing the corporate tax rate to "no higher than 20%", the proposal also offers write-offs for companies that move their manufacturing plants to the USA and would incentivize the repatriation of "trillions" of dollars in United States companies' profits stashed in tax havens overseas. Read More »

Over 144000 evacuated over Bali volcano eruption alert

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Officials at an evacuation centre in Klungkung district said 122,490 people had left their homes, taking refuge at almost 500 makeshift shelters or moving in with relatives. But Suantika said no one could predict with certainty when an eruption would occur. The volcano is one of over 1000 now active across Indonesia. "There are some who are staying behind because the volcano hasn't erupted yet or because of religious beliefs". Read More »

Trump administration lawyers demand Facebook account information of anti-Trump activists

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Among the information sought was "all contact and personal identifying information", including passwords, security questions and answers, credit card numbers and private messages. If Facebook complies with the DOJ, then the company would likely have to give lawyers the names of the thousands of people who "simply liked, followed, reacted to, commented on, or otherwise engaged with the content on the Facebook page", according to the ACLU. Read More »

Dubai is building a mock Martian city

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The Mars Science City project falls within the UAE's objectives to lead the global scientific race to take people to Mars, and is part of the Mars 2117 Strategy, launched during the fifth World Government Summit, which seeks to build the first settlement on Mars in the next 100 years. Read More »

Theresa May: UK 'unconditionally' committed to maintaining Europe's security

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But British Prime Minister Theresa May insisted there had been "very good progress" on the rights of European Union expatriates, following a major Brexit speech she gave in Florence, Italy, last week. "With the largest defence budget in Europe, a far-reaching diplomatic network, world-class security, intelligence and law enforcement services, and our position at the heart of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, the UK's role in Europe's defence has never been more vital", May said. Read More »

Mom Says Car Seats Saved Her Kids After Escaping Major Wreck Unharmed

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While the CR-V didn't survive the collision, Rabberman and her 6-week-old son and 3-year-old son did. "I'm not one to post anything too heavy or personal on Facebook but guys, THIS is why you buckle your kids into their auto seats correctly every SINGLE time", Rabberman wrote in the now-hidden post, which continued to be shared across social media. Read More »

FDA warns of possible drug shortages following Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

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Students, families and many school staff in Holyoke, Massachusetts, are still desperate for news from relatives in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria hit last week. "The emergency issue before us today is not money in the next 24 to 48 hours", Rubio said. The U.S. military reports almost 44 percent of the island (1.5 million people), are without clean drinking water, while 97 percent of Puerto Rico remains without power. Read More »

Blast near Shiite mosque in Afghan capital causes casualties

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He said, "Such attacks will not affect the unity among Afghans. After a thorough investigation we found out that we had no operation in Kabul , and this attack is not linked to us", Zabihullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesman, told AFP . military said a "missile malfunction" during the strike resulted in several noncombatant casualties. It falls on the 10th day of Muharram , which is the mourning period for the seventh-century killing of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed. Read More »

Donald Trump Announces Big Presidential Trip to Asia

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US President Donald Trump is set to travel to Asia for the first time since entering the oval office, stopping in Japan , South Korea, China , Vietnam and the Philippines on a trip expected to be dominated by talks of North Korea . Vice President Mike Pence told reporters in April that Trump would attend the U.S. -ASEAN and East Asia summits in the Philippines and Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Leaders Meeting in Vietnam. Read More »

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

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Mr Bolton is seen as being on the moderate wing of the party in a campaign which was dominated by the presence of Anne Marie Waters , director of Sharia Watch UK and anti-Islam candidate. Led by the charismatic Nigel Farage , UKIP won almost 4 million votes in 2015, 12.6 percent of those cast, on its anti-European Union platform, projecting it to the forefront of British politics even though it only managed to win one seat in parliament. Read More »