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Sep 06 2017

Sturgeon promises public sector workers 'fair' pay rise

However he believes today's announcement is the "right thing for Nicola Sturgeon to be doing at this stage: I think Scottish voters are fed up with the constitutional...

Sep 06 2017

'Heartbroken' and 'Scared' DACA Recipients Condemn Trump Administration's Decision to End Program

Some members of Congress, including Republican Congressman from Indiana Jim Banks, says Congress needs to be the one to make these decisions. Former President Barack O...

Sep 06 2017

Hurricane Irma strengthens to extremely dangerous category 5 storm-NHC

Hurricane Irma has also been upgraded to a Category 4 storm in the last number of hours. Irma's impact on the First Coast is still unclear, but we expect weather t...

Sep 06 2017

PM Modi leaves for Myanmar for first bilateral visit

Modi is now visiting the Asian country. Some suffered bullet wounds, according to aid agencies. Suu Kyi is under mounting worldwide pressure to stop the alleged human rig...

Sep 06 2017

Police detective who arrested nurse fired from part-time paramedic job

Salt Lake City Police Detective Jeff Payne - already placed on administrative leave following his cuffing and arrest of a nurse who refused to draw blood from an unconsci...

Sep 06 2017

Gas prices on the upswing

A mile to the north, a Kroger station on North Tarrant Parkway had gas for $2.59 a gallon, and a nearby RaceTrac was selling fuel for $2.65. In Ohio, the average rose f...

Sep 06 2017

Modesto-area immigrant advocates oppose Trump's decision on Dreamers

Immigration hardliners have argued the executive action was unconstitutional, and Trump pledged to undo the program during his 2016 campaign. In a written statement ...

Sep 06 2017

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

School-zone speed limits are in effect from 7:30 a.m.to 5 p.m. on week days. Tips include planning a daily route; making sure your children understand the meaning of road...

Sep 06 2017

Irma strenghtens to Category 4 hurricane

The Category 3 storm is expected to get more muscular throughout Tuesday and Monday, as it edges toward the Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center track forecast ...

Sep 06 2017

Reagan's son: My father wouldn't have kicked 'Dreamers' out of US

The decision puts an expiration date on the program that protects thousands of young undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children. They are the people...

Sep 06 2017

Dogs rescued from Texas arrive at CT Humane Society

The humane society has helped more than 230 dogs and cats affected by the hurricane. "When the hurricane came, the shelter became flooded and now they are trying to cle...

Sep 06 2017

Missouri State Highway Patrol Keeping A Close Eye On Labor Day Traffic

Anders, 41, of Moulton, IA was flown by Air Evac helicopter from the scene of the crash Missouri 202 Highway and Route Z. The crash occurred at 10:28 p.m. The reporting p...

Sep 06 2017

Obama calls on Congress to protect Dreamers

Washington , Sep 6 (IANS) US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program has been rescinded, potentially pu...

Sep 06 2017

Case students gather to protest DACA decision

He also stressed support for "all students at our institutions". Though not all the students taking part in the walkout were aware that the march had a bigger obj...

Sep 06 2017

Food workers 'Fight for $15' on Labor Day

The demonstrators then marched to Oak Woods Cemetery and the burial site of famed civil rights fighter Ida B. Wells - which is marked by only a small nondescript gravesto...

Sep 06 2017

For Months, President Trump Hasn't Revealed Where He Stands On DACA

Obama in 2012 created the DACA program as a temporary deportation reprieve to allow time for Congress to pass immigration reform measures such as the Dream Act . Spe...

Sep 06 2017

Alabama ranked No. 1 in Coaches and AP Top 25 Poll

Pat Dooley of the Gainesville Sun said he would have likely dropped Florida State to fifth or sixth this week without the Francois injury. He insists he spends no t...

Sep 06 2017

Trump 'to scrap' amnesty for young immigrants

In a letter to the White House and top Republicans and Democrats in Congress , business leaders - including executives at Cisco, eBay, Facebook , Marriott and Microso...

Sep 06 2017

Congress returns, faces pressing issues including Harvey aid

WASHINGTON ― House Republican leaders announced on Monday that lawmakers would vote this week on an initial relief package for victims of Hurricane Harvey , potential...

Sep 06 2017

ISU students and staff stand up against DACA repeal

ISU President Larry Dietz wrote a letter to students, faculty and staff saying he's committed to inclusivity by in his words... He's also an undocumented immigrant - so...