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Damian Green at odds with Boris Johnson on Brexit transition

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But speakers who preceded Mr Johnson on the conference stage gave indications of unrest around the Cabinet table. The Foreign Secretary's off-colour comment drew gasps and shocked laughter from the audience at a global trade fringe event at the Conservative conference. Read More »

Puerto Ricans say USA relief efforts failing them

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Puerto Rico is home to many manufacturing sites, including for large pharmaceutical companies such as Bristol-Myers Squibb Co, Eli Lilly and Co, Pfizer Inc, Amgen Inc and AstraZeneca Plc. "I don't know what world Trump is living in". The remarks, in tweets and from the manicured green, demonstrated Trump's defiance in the face of charges that he has been distracted and his administration slow to respond to the USA territory's struggle to restore power and basic services in the two weeks ... Read More »

Growing lag between college freshmen, older students in filing FAFSA

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NerdWallet offered the Pell Grants as an example, because students don't have to pay them back like traditional student loans . You might also need to file the FAFSA to qualify for scholarships through your college. Another change allows students to use "prior-prior-year" income, as opposed to prior-year income. There's no need to wait until your family has all of the necessary paperwork or has filed their income taxes to submit your FAFSA form. Read More »

Militants ready to enter Kashmir, says Army

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Tangdhar (Jammu and Kashmir), October 2: The Indian army on Monday foiled an infiltration bid and gunned down three terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar district. A police officer told news agency Global News Service that a joint team of army's 20 RR and 6 Gadwal, manning the Balthania post along the LoC in Tanghdar sector, noticed some suspicious movement on wee hours on Monday. Read More »

Fundraiser for Puerto Rico 10/5

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According to a news release from the governor's office, the declaration "will provide important resources and assistance needed to best accommodate the needs of families impacted by Hurricane Maria when they come to Florida". Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico who are now applying will also receive the waiver if they are admitted to the university. " The Washington Post reports that "[Army Lt. Read More »

To be worked back into practice

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Chappel noted that Luck will "almost certainly" need "two or three weeks" of practice before returning to game action, making a return most likely at the end of October . Jacoby Brissett will continue to start at quarterback until Luck is ready to play in his first regular-season game since Week 17 of the 2016 campaign. Read More »

SIT has definite leads in Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka home minister

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Even though he was wearing a helmet, it did not have a visor due to which the police reportedly could figure out the profile of his face. He had arrived at the scene on a motorcycle with another man. Lankesh's murder ignited quite a debate in the country with some blaming the Naxalites for the attacks and other's claiming that the right-wing was behind the deed. Read More »

How to help after the Las Vegas concert shooting

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OneBlood, which is based in Orlando but operates in Northeast Florida and elsewhere in the state, contacted the Nevada blood center early Monday to offer help, according to a news release . Blood has a shelf life, officials say, so it is important that donations are given on an ongoing basis. Bloodworks Northwest is standing by to send an emergency shipment of blood components after a gunman opened fire from his hotel window into a music festival crowd of 22,000 people. Read More »

U.S. will 'be talking about gun laws as time goes by'

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The president has received periodic briefings on the shooting while also monitoring the coverage on cable news. They refused to entertain Democratic demands to expand background checks for gun purchases, but also shelved their own House bill that would have loosened access to gun silencers. Read More »

Cal-Maine Foods Reports Narrower First-Quarter Loss

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While the stock price moved along with the volume change, shares are touching $43.00 at the time of writing. Credit Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:CACC) has risen 27.46% since October 1, 2016 and is uptrending. Cal-Maine Foods Inc (NASDAQ:CALM) has declined 14.94% since October 3, 2016 and is downtrending. Cal-Maine Foods, Inc., launched on September 10, 1969, is a producer and marketer of shell eggs in the United States. Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: White Sox prospect's sister dies in massacre

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The younger Duarte worked for the Los Angeles Kings. A Redondo Beach native, Duarte was in the concert crowd with her brother's girlfriend, Ariel Romero, according to the LA Times. A friend of Duarte's also posted about her on Instagram, imploring people to reach out with information on her whereabouts. Christiana Duarte, the sister of Sox minor-leaguer Mikey Duarte, reportedly was among those killed in the attack at an outdoor country music festival. Read More »

Iowa Court rules against Planned Parenthood

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Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, who handles emergency appeals from Missouri, to restore the injunction. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Monday denied a motion by the state of Missouri that sought to continue enforcing a medically unnecessary law requiring doctors to maintain hospital admitting privileges and abortion clinics to be outfitted like mini-hospitals. Read More »

Pakistan parliament passes electoral reforms bill

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The bill will be later sent to President Mamnoon Hussain and it will be a part of the law after his approval. Members of the opposition also chanted slogans against Nawaz Sharif. "You are putting the assembly on stake for one person", said Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, the leader of Awami Muslim League, a small opposition party. The Representation of Peoples Act 1976 bars anyone who is ineligible to become a member of parliament from holding office in a political party. Read More »

Human remains found in Aruba are not Natalee Holloway

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The bone fragments , found in Aruba, were located thanks to a private investigation launched by Natalee's father. Preliminary testing on the remains revealed they belonged to a Caucasian person of European descent, sparking hope that they might be Natalee's. Read More »

Brother of Las Vegas shooting suspect Stephen Paddock says he's 'completely dumbfounded'

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Despite the historic number of people killed, Trump has repeatedly stressed that the shooting could have been even worse. Mr Trump said: "We'll be talking about gun laws as times goes by". "It seemed there was a pause in the gunfire and the people in the yellow shirts were telling the people to " go, go, go, go ". the gunfire never ended, it seemed like it went on and on and on", she said. Read More »

Bob Seger concert at MetraPark postponed

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Paul's Xcel Energy Center, due to "receiving his doctor's orders to attend to an urgent medical issue concerning his vertebrae". Rescheduled dates will be announced soon; previously purchased tickets will be honored at the new dates. "It's a privilege to play for our awesome fans". Rescheduled dates will be announced when available, the site said. For more information, visit www.bobseger.com . Read More »

Violence in Allahabad after BSP leader's murder

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The police was forced to resort to lathicharging the protesters after the the situation spiraled out of control and the protesters began pelting stones at the security forces. "Apart from this murder, incidents of violence during Dussehra and Muharram were reported from almost a dozen districts, which goes on to prove failure of the Yogi Adityanth government on the law and order front", she said. Read More »

Supreme Court to Hear Case on Wisconsin Voting Maps Warped by Politics

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While the Supreme Court has a standard limiting the overreliance on race in map drawing except under the most limited circumstances, it has never been successful in developing a test concerning the overreliance on politics. "They really feel like they're not well situated to decide whether the line should be drawn here or on the other side of [a town's] park", says Michael Li, a senior counsel at the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University Law School. Read More »

Russia Threatens to Retaliate Against US Seizure of San Francisco Consulate

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The closures were in retaliation for Russia's decision in July to reduce the number of US diplomatic staff by 755 and seize two USA properties in Moscow. "Nobody has invited USA agents to be there". "Their actions are outrageous and unprecedented in the history of bilateral relations". State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the United States had given Russian families living at the consulate an extended deadline of October 1 to vacate the residences. Read More »

Father of Vegas shooter was a bank robber

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On several occasions, Stephen Paddock gambled more than $10,000 per day - and in some cases more than than $20,000 and $30,000 a day - at Las Vegas casinos, according to an NBC News source who read the suspect's Multiple Currency Transaction Reports (CTR) and a casino gaming executive. Read More »

Fracking Is Going To Be Banned In Scotland

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Approximately 99 per cent of these responses opposed fracking. The Scottish government decision will be put to a vote later this year, which it is expected to win comfortably. But the UK Onshore Oil and Gas trade body (UKOOG) was less jubilant, accusing the Scottish government of ignoring expert evidence and warning the decision will threaten Scotland's future energy supply and increase costs. Read More »

President Trump calls Vegas shooter 'demented man'

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His colleagues -visibly moved - recounted devastating memories: Scalise in a coma, Scalise's wife telling doctors not to underestimate the strength of her husband as he fought for his life. Following the Las Vegas shooting , a spokesperson for the organization said it "stands side-by-side with Las Vegas in this very trying time". Paddock's brother described the gunman as a multi-millionaire property developer who liked to gamble large amounts of money at the world-famous casinos in Las ... Read More »

Theresa May defends decision to not fire Johnson

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On the Brexit transition, Mr Green said: "The phrase the Prime Minister used was "around two years" but that means a few months either way". Mr Johnson sought to accentuate the positives of the performance in June, telling activists: "You won - we won". Read More »

Zimbabwe arrests NewsDay journalist over story on first lady's underwear donation

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A legal aid group on Tuesday disclosed that a Zimbabwean journalist, Kenneth Nyangani was detained on Monday for writing a news story defaming the character of the country's first lady, Grace Mugabe . "The intention is to send a chilling message to journalists and media workers that they must self-censor rather than expose truths", it said in a statement . Read More »

Russia Says Killed Hundreds Of Islamic State Fighters In Two Days

The report found that a total of 912 civilians, including 144 women and 200 children, were killed at the hands of the parties to the conflict during the period in question. Assad's fortunes have changed dramatically since Russian Federation launched a military intervention to shore up his forces in 2015 and he now appears well on top after a series of key victories. Read More »

Kushner, Ivanka Trump used third private email account

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It's now being examined by White House officials, the outlet added, as the Trump administration launches a probe into private e-mail use by senior aides, including Kushner and his wife. "In light of recent congressional inquiries, we have briefed staff on the need to preserve records and working to ensure compliance", she added, referring to the need for staff to provide a record of the emails. Read More »

US Gives 15 Cuban Diplomats One Week to Leave Embassy in DC

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The U.S. Department of State is investigating the attacks, which allegedly harmed the health of 22 American diplomats, and chose to maintain "equitable staffing levels" in U.S. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican and vocal critic of Castro's government , called it "the right decision" in a Twitter post. "This order will ensure equity in our respective diplomatic operations", he said. Read More »

'Doomsday preacher' on Wimbledon train causes passengers to flee

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He said the alarm was raised just outside Wimbledon on the same route taken by the man accused of the Parsons Green bomb attack "so understandable that people are a little jumpy". A train was evacuated near London this morning after passengers fled from a man reading anti-gay verses of the Bible. The panic delayed trains, in some cases, for more than an hour. Read More »