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Lakeway Area to receive rain from Hurricane Nate

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On Saturday night, the storm came ashore along a sparsely populated area in southeast Louisiana near the Mississippi River. Before Nate sped past Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula late Friday and entered the Gulf of Mexico , it drenched Central America with rains that left at least 22 people dead. Read More »

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's Ratings Drop in Recent Survey

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Rep. Edgar Erice (LP, Caloocan) said Duterte should take the dip in his ratings "as a wakeup call - it's time that he should also listen to his critics, especially on the issue of war on drugs". "They are now seeing Duterte for who he really is: a lying, rude, amoral, corrupt and oppressive former mayor who is totally incompetent about governance at the national level", the former Navy captain said. Read More »

Swiss woman aid worker abducted in Sudan's Darfur region

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The kidnapping came despite repeated claims by Sudanese officials that Darfur - a region the size of France - was now safe as the long-running conflict there had ended. They accused Khartoum of marginalizing the Darfur region economically and politically. Most of the displaced live in camps, after escaping fighting between government forces and rebels that the United Nations says has killed around 300,000 people. Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Ashford Inc. (AINC)

More interesting news about Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. AHT's SI was 2.39 million shares in October as released by FINRA. Its down 1.56, from 2.93 in 2017Q1. Peapack Gladstone Financial Corp accumulated 272,445 shares or 0% of the stock. Manufacturers Life Ins The stated it has 37,790 shares. Eqis Cap reported 12,247 shares. Read More »

US Army ready for 'military options' in North Korea, says Mattis

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President Donald Trump said over the weekend that " only one thing will work " with Pyongyang, dismissing 25 years of talks. "I have great confidence in the U.S. Secretary Mattis' statements come after President Donald Trump has tweeted that US policy on North Korea has been unsuccessful. The defense secretary also offered words of security for US allies, specifically North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. Read More »

Forecast: Clear skies today, rain possible late Monday

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There is a 20 percent chance of showers Tuesday night . South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming northwest 15 to 20 miles per hour after midnight. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. The rain is expected to clear by the end of the week, with mostly cloudy skies Friday and a mostly sunny forecast for Saturday . Sunday , mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Read More »

Moving Anaheim Hills Brush Fire Prompts Evacuations, Darkens Skies Over Disneyland

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OCFA and Anaheim Fire have units at the scene. The eastbound lanes of the 91 Freeway are now closed, along with both sides of the 241 Freeway south of the 91. The fire also cast an apocalyptic light over Disneyland, with darkened, orange skies above the park. Those evacuated were directed to the Downtown Anaheim Community Center, 250 East Center Street, or the Downtown Anaheim Youth Center, 225 South Philadelphia. Read More »

October tornado touches down in Madison

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Wilkes County, southeastern Watauga County and southeastern Ashe County were under a tornado warning until 7 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Madison's east side and Sun Prairie are under a tornado warning until 5:45 p.m. Chainsaws were prevalent as trees were cut up to be hauled off of homes, vehicles and roads. Read More »

General Electric Company (GE) Insider HAUSER JAN sold 848 Shares Of Stock

Jefferies maintained the shares of MANU in report on Monday, August 14 with "Buy" rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) on Friday, July 7 with "Buy" rating. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Wednesday, August 5 to "Sell". As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, March 15 report. Read More »

Uhuru: Raila Odinga is free to withdraw from repeat presidential poll

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With just over two weeks to go until the new election, and rival sides hardening rhetoric, uncertainty is growing over whether they will be able to agree on the conduct of the poll in time. Odinga accused Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto of paying his supporters to defect, after another high-profile opposition member dropped out. President Kenyatta was flanked by former Wiper Secretary General Hassan Omar and former Taita Taveta Governor John Mruttu who decamped from NASA to the ruling ... Read More »

Britain 'Draws Up Battle Plan for War with North Korea'

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South Korea says it has developed technologies to produce graphite bombs capable of paralyzing North Korea's power supply in case of war, Yonhap news agency reports, citing military officials. Sir Michael Fallon , the Defense Secretary, said last week that the United Kingdom should increase its military spending in the face of growing threats from states such as North Korea . Read More »

Man Helps Kidnapped Girl and Gives Her His $7000 Reward

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He called Jasmine Block the " real hero ", and apparently handed the reward over without hesitation. Jasmine Block went missing from her family's home in Alexandria, Minn., on August 8. It turned out to be Jasmine Block, a 15-year-old teenager desperately trying to flee a kidnapping. The three suspects include a friend of the girl's family who lured her from her home. Read More »

Indian Army calls wrapping mortal remains in cardboards an 'aberration'

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The use of coffins at crash site to transport the dead was unfeasible, according to officers, "The aircraft would simply not have been able to handle a load of six coffins". The matter came to light after former Northern Army commander Lt Gen (Retd) HS Panag tweeted an image of which showed bodies of slain personnel wrapped in what appeared to be plastic sheets and cardboard. Read More »

Trump at Hispanic Heritage Month: "We Are All Americans"

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The president reiterated those comments, nearly word-for-word, on Friday. He denounced Iran, saying the country should not be allowed to obtain nuclear weapons, and offered another stark warning to North Korea's Kim Jong Un . If there is no planned military operation, then, could Trump have had other aims? Trump has often blasted the media for its "fake news" coverage of his presidency. Read More »

Hizbul militant killed in Kashmir gunfight in Shopian

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The operation turned into a gunbattle when a search party was sacked upon, he added. He said that militants hiding in the village opened fire after forces approached the suspected site, drawing retaliation from the forces. Reportedly, three to four miliatants are believed to be trapped inside a residential house in Gatipora. According to ANI , the terrorist killed in the encounter has been identified as Abid and is said to be a member of Hizbul Mujahideen. Read More »

JKPCC asks Rahul Gandhi to take over as Congress President

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The Congress vice-president further assured the people of Gujarat that if the party manages to form a government in upcoming elections, only then would the development be achieved. Rahul's visit comes amid a series of speeches by Prime Minister Narendra Modi across Gujarat, taking forward the campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is also the ruling party at the Centre and the state. Read More »

Dry morning, but rain from Nate moves in by this afternoon

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Sunday . Partly cloudy. Tiny rain chance. It's a warm and tropical start with humid, wet conditions! Get our daily forecasts on your Amazon Alexa device. Can't rule out an isolated tornado as well, as there looks to be plenty of spin in the lower atmosphere. Our tropical steam bath continues with highs in the mid-70s to near 80. Read More »

Christopher Columbus statues in Connecticut defaced with red paint

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A white paper cover now covers the sculpture of Christopher Columbus and the block it stands on, and the entire display is now surrounded by a chain-link fence. No one is ideal, but those people had good hearts. But an increasing number of jurisdictions are aiming to stop honoring a brutal colonizer and start celebrating the peoples on whose lands we live today. Read More »

Trump Bemoans 'Little Appreciation' As San Juan Mayor Begs For Water

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For three decades, I've been traveling throughout Latin America, though I had never made it to Puerto Rico. Wired reported the FCC will allow them to fly 30 balloons in the two locales for a 6-month period, potentially replacing thousands of cellular phone towers taken offline by the hurricane. Read More »

Hamas arrests suspected militant leader in Gaza

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Two unarmed Palestinian men were detained by the Israel Defense Force (IDF) after illegally crossing from the Gaza Strip into Israel on Sunday amid heightened tensions along the border. Abbas has also warned he will not accept Hamas keeping its weapons, but Hamas officials have dismissed the idea of disarming, which analysts say would effectively mean the end of the movement. Read More »

15-day-old baby found dead in woods after disappearing from bed

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He is now the only person of interest in the case. Chris McNabb is being questioned about the infant, but according to Newton County Sheriff's Office, he's not now charged in the death of his 2-week-old daughter, Caliyah McNabb. Bell was with a sheriff's deputy when all units were alerted. Not long after, family and police with dogs searched a 2-mile radius around the trailer park where the family resides. Read More »

Iran warns USA against imposing further sanctions

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Chris Murphy said Sunday that a decision by President Donald Trump to pull the United States out of the Iran nuclear agreement would harm the U.S. Since his inauguration, Trump has set about containing Iran's influence in the Middle East, openly criticizing the landmark nuclear deal signed between Tehran and world powers in July 2015 that the president has repeatedly called "the worst deal ever negotiated". Read More »

Ghana Captain Ayiah a doubt against USA Today

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Though the Africans were able to survive Colombian onslaught by maintaining tremendous pace but the Americans look more organized and physically fit. However, former Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup victor Sellas Tetteh believes Ghana side struggled during the clash because they do not have a "play-maker". Read More »

MI judge awards alleged rapist joint child custody without consulting mother

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Ross is a MI judge who is feeling the wrath of Twitter now that the judge's choice to grant Christopher Mirasolo joint custody of a son who was the product of Mirasolo raping a 12-year-old girl has been made public. He was never properly charged and should be sitting behind bars somewhere, but the system is victimizing my client, who was a child herself when this all happened'. Read More »

Caught on camera: Angry man clings to moving school bus

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Police say Doran wanted the bus driver to open the door, so he could confront whoever threw the bottle. The man is facing charges after he was filmed clinging to the front of a school bus in Baltimore claiming someone had thrown a bottle at his vehicle. Read More »

Tropical Depression 17 forms in Atlantic, forecasters say

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Tropical Depression Nate moves northeast of Huntsville by early evening taking most of the heavy rain, strong winds, and a minimal risk of severe weather out of the Tennessee Valley by 7 PM. Let's hope that trend continues. A tropical depression formed in the Atlantic Ocean Monday morning, the National Hurricane Center reported. As of 4 a.m., the storm was about 875 miles southwest of the Azores. Read More »

Top Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist gunned down in encounter in J&K

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Umer Khalid had about 17 girlfriends, a senior police officer said. A woman who he was romantically involved with told the police that he was likely to visit her this morning. The Jaish commander was killed in the encounter, they said. The police also suspect Umer Khalid to be a part of the recent attacks on the BSF battalion headquarters near Srinagar airport and the District Police Lines at Pulwama that were carried out by the Jaish e Muhammad (JeM) terrorists, PTI reported. Read More »

Remove M from AMU, H from BHU: UGC committee

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The committees were set up at the behest of Ministry of Human Resource and Development and the suggestion is reportedly contained in an audit of AMU by one of those five committees. The committee that inspected AMU and Pondicherry University consisted of Shripad Karmalkar who is a professor at IIT-Madras, Guwahati University professor Mazhar Asif, Sankarshan Basu who is a professor at IIM-Bangalore and V-C of Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University Kailash Sodani, as reported by the Indian ... Read More »

Delhi horror: Nigerian tied to pole, brutally thrashed on 'suspicion' of theft

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The report says that he was handed over to the police in a badly wounded state. A video shared with NDTV belies that claim. Voices in the background can be heard egging on the mob and saying: "Get red chilly". He was seen tied to an electric post. The man was taken to the police, with injuries to his head, face, limbs and back. He then was produced before a judge who sent him to jail, added the officer. Read More »

SpaceX to launch Falcon 9 rocket

Today's launch is slated for 8:37AM ET, and SpaceX has an instantaneous launch window, so the company must launch at that time or reschedule. This is going to be a stellar year for Elon Musk , as his SpaceX has already made 13 successful launches this year. Read More »

Trump predicted "the calm before the storm, but what storm?"

Does Trump not know that in the early 1950s, it was the USA who for its own strategic reasons totally destroyed North Korea and killed about four millions of its citizens? "You know in theory, I want to focus on North Korea , I want to focus on Iran , I want to focus on other things". Read More »