Sunday July 15-th, 2018

Kurdish referendum: United Nations offers to help resolve Iraqi Kurds' independence crisis Kurdish referendum: United Nations offers to help resolve Iraqi Kurds' independence crisis

Speaking in the central Turkish province of Corum, Yildirim said Turkey, Iran and Iraq were doing their best to overcome the crisis caused by the referendum with the minimum damage. A ban on global flights into Iraq's Kurdish region was being impos...

'Gremlin' at Mercedes after poor practice pace 'Gremlin' at Mercedes after poor practice pace

Bottas was optimistic the team could have a better Saturday. Hamilton, now top of the drivers' standings with 263 points after 14 rounds wants to redeem himself as he did not achieve a great result in Sepang past year. "Last year there were a...

Hamilton, loving life, seeks last hurrah in Malaysia Hamilton, loving life, seeks last hurrah in Malaysia

Hamilton has tasted victory only once in Sepang , back in 2014, and with the race being hosted in the country for the last time this represents his final chance to improve that record. "There is no real target". "I'll have a quick stop in Tokyo ...

Parkway High athletes could be kicked off team kneeling during anthem Parkway High athletes could be kicked off team kneeling during anthem

Parkway High School has adopted a similar stance. Coaches and principals will have sole discretion to dole out punishment to players who protest the national anthem at school-sanctioned sporting events, stated School Superintendent Scott Smith , ...

Want to Help Puerto Rico? Repeal a Protectionist Law Want to Help Puerto Rico? Repeal a Protectionist Law

Ricardo Rosselló. The Jones Act is a 1920 law created to protect American interests against foreign countries. "At the same time that he was doing all of that, we had American citizens in Puerto Rico who are in a desperate condition", Clint...

Hugh Hefner Founder Of Sex Magazine Hugh Hefner Founder Of Sex Magazine "Playboy" Dies

You will be greatly missed! However, Daubney added, that interpretation of masculinity "changed as time moved on and that kind of lifestyle now I think is seen as problematic". Via Twitter , Marquardt posted a picture of her and Hef in better t...

Myanmar Rohingya refugees continue to stream to Bangladesh Myanmar Rohingya refugees continue to stream to Bangladesh

Two army helicopters transported the reporters to Maungdaw's Yebaw Kya village area where mass graves of were found by security forces on September 24 and 25. And Aung San Suu Kyi was Myanmar's "best hope for ongoing democracy". The Burmese leader ...

South Korea insists U.S. wants peace on peninsula South Korea insists U.S. wants peace on peninsula

He noted that when China shipped the TELs to North Korea around 2011, the exchange was monitored by Japanese, South Korean , and North American satellites. Daines addressed Montana's own trade interest while in Taiwan, the state's third-largest expo...

Climbers having SEX on Agung are to blame, say locals Climbers having SEX on Agung are to blame, say locals

Should Mount Agung erupt and/or produce ash clouds, Bali's travel authorities have made arrangements to reroute flights to regional airports on neighboring islands. The Ministry of Transport says it is ready to deploy 100 buses to take stranded tou...

Marc Anthony Slams Trumps Obsession With Himself

The Jones Act was passed after World War I when America committed to never again being thrust into war without the necessary shipbuilding and repairing industries or the needed transport ships and skilled mariners to support our soldiers.

Endorsed candidate defeated in Alabama Republican primary in US Endorsed candidate defeated in Alabama Republican primary in US

The president made his allegiance clear on 24 September, tweeting: "It was great being with Luther Strange last night in Alabama ". However, as ProPublica's Politwoops project , which tracks deleted tweets of elected officials, reports ,...

Iraqi troops join Turkish military exercise near border Iraqi troops join Turkish military exercise near border

The vote is non-binding and not expected to result in immediate independence, but KRG leaders say it will open the door to negotiations with Baghdad for greater autonomy. Turkey's military confirmed that Turkey and Iraq will conduct joint militar...

Mexico quake: Crews keep searching for victims Mexico quake: Crews keep searching for victims

Out of the 307 people confirmed dead so far from Tuesday's quake , 169 perished in Mexico City , National Civil Protection chief Luis Felipe Puente announced on Twitter Saturday morning. However, others at the Roma office block said they recognis...

Health Care CBO Score Reduces Insured Numbers by Millions Health Care CBO Score Reduces Insured Numbers by Millions

Rejection became all but inevitable Monday after Collins announced she opposed the legislation . Though the CBO found the legislation would reduce the federal budget deficit by $133 billion by 2026, it said that millions of people with hig...

Senators in Spotlight as Tax Reform Talks Heat Up Senators in Spotlight as Tax Reform Talks Heat Up

Activity over the next few days could determine the tax effort's fate, as the White House and Congressional Republicans, desperate for a legislative victory after a string of setbacks, hope to seize internal enthusiasm for the plan to pressure vulner...

Flights to Puerto Rico resume at Logan Tuesday morning Flights to Puerto Rico resume at Logan Tuesday morning

Hurricane Maria whipped Puerto Rico with Irma-level winds, drenched the island with Harvey-level flooding, crippled communications, decimated buildings and damaged a dam that puts downstream residents at risk of catastrophe. Gov. Ricardo Rossello ...

Dallas Cowboys at Arizona Cardinals - 9/25/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Dallas Cowboys at Arizona Cardinals - 9/25/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Meanwhile, the Cardinals defense limited Indianapolis to just 2.6 yards per rush, recorded four sacks and picked off a Colts pass on the opening possession of overtime, setting up Dawson's game-winner. Second year quarterback Dak Prescott has throw...

Facebook Down As Zuckerberg Scraps Stock Plan, Will Sell Shares Facebook Down As Zuckerberg Scraps Stock Plan, Will Sell Shares

On Sept. 6, Facebook also acknowledged $100,000 worth of advertisements bought from inauthentic accounts likely based in Russian Federation, according to a release from Facebook's newsroom. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's personal challe...

Help for Puerto Rico comes from Main St. New Britain Help for Puerto Rico comes from Main St. New Britain

He said the people of Puerto Rico need help, and he called for something like the Marshall Plan, which rebuilt Europe in the wake of World War II. We're taking care of them", she said. "Puerto Ricans are American citizens and today Puerto Rico...

Republicans yawn as protesters in wheelchairs dragged out of healthcare hearing

The Senate must vote by Saturday in order to use a parliamentary procedure that allows the chamber to pass the bill with 50 votes, instead of 60. It is the second time in two months that he has defied his party and President Donald Trump over e...

Theresa May embraces Theresa May embraces "extend and pretend" Brexit

Many other commentators were sent to sleep by the whole thing. The European Union's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , dubbed May's speech "constructive" but added that it "must be translated into negotiating positions to make meaningful progres...

GOP health care plan would give money to the wealthy

Efforts led by the Republican Party to pass changes to Affordable Care Act have failed so far, but they've hoped the Graham-Cassidy bill would end that. Taking the stage in Alabama before a crowd of thousands chanting campaign era slogans such ...

Durham man desperate to reach family in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria Durham man desperate to reach family in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

While many in Southwest Florida aer busy cleaning up after Hurricane Irma , others are turning their attention to helping Puerto Ricans devastated by Hurricane Maria . Anything that you can donate will make a big difference. "I have not been ab...

Young children pulled from rubble of collapsed Mexico City school

About 2,000 homes were damaged in the quake. Search and rescue efforts from Tuesday's quake in the Mexico City area could last "for at least two more weeks", Luis Felipe Puente, Mexico's civil protection coordinator, said Friday. In her car...

Puerto Rico Governor: Seek higher ground immediately, evacuate now! Puerto Rico Governor: Seek higher ground immediately, evacuate now!

Rossello. "Our efforts have already produced nearly 700 rescues so we're clearly focused on that". Across the Caribbean, 27 people have lost their lives because of Hurricane Maria, including at least six people in Puerto Rico. Federal Emerg...

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