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Sep 07 2017

HRW says torture in Egypt likely 'crime against humanity'

The controversial ouster sparked many protests by supporters of Morsi and the country's banned Muslim Brotherhood movement. It said it had interviewed 19 former detaine...

Sep 07 2017

Putin and Moon condemn North Korea over missile test

The defense comes after President Vladimir Putin said Russia's Foreign Ministry would sue the US over the move. He said the nuclear test was a serious violation...

Sep 07 2017

Putin says North Korea crisis may be 'impossible' to solve

But Nebenzia said Russian Federation would welcome other initiatives, noting that the Swiss have offered to mediate, and "if that works, I'll be happy". South Korea and t...

Sep 07 2017

DW: North Korea nuclear crisis: Vladimir Putin warns against 'global catastrophe'

Russian Federation has rebuffed United States calls for new UN sanctions while Washington has promised its allies advanced weaponry. "In order to compel North Korea to ...

Sep 07 2017

California's attorney general to sue USA federal government over ending "Dreamers" program

In Michigan, there have been 6,430 initial grants of DACA since the program started. The five-year-old program gave two-year work and study permits to undocumented immi...

Sep 07 2017

Raising the bar for electric vehicles — New Nissan Leaf

It will also be cheaper, though the world's top-selling electric vehicle still won't match the driving range of its prime competitors. The newer Leaf models are said to...

Sep 07 2017

Shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) are worth at $40.16

Barclays Public Ltd Co has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW). The Gofen & Glossberg Llc holds 163,520 shares with $6.45 million value, up...

Sep 07 2017

City will offer free lunch for all public school students

Last school year, only 75% of students were eligible for free lunch. All parents, regardless of income, must complete a School Meals Form to ensure that NYC schools w...

Sep 07 2017

May set to agree on €55 billion Brexit bill, Sunday Times says

The latest round of talks in Brussels ended with Mr Barnier claiming there had been no "decisive" progress on key issues and suggesting there was a lack of trust as...

Sep 07 2017

Florida Gators still hope to play in Gainesville this weekend

Stricklin took to Twitter on Tuesday night and said the plan for now is to play Florida's home opener against Northern Colorado in Gainesville this weekend "if possible"....

Sep 07 2017

JJ Watt hands out donations to people in need after Harvey

On Saturday, when Trump was asked about children who had been displaced by the storm, he said, "They're doing great". President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump ...

Sep 07 2017

Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings, LLC (AMEX:CQH): What's Inside the Numbers

Pennant Capital Management Lc accumulated 1.32M shares. Vale S A now has $61.10 billion valuation. Dynagas shares have fallen 11 percent since the beginning of the year...

Sep 07 2017

NAFTA: Canada, The United States and Mexico to keep the cap

But they promised progress by the end of the next round, scheduled for September 23 to 27 in Ottawa, Canada. Round two of the renegotiation talks regarding the North Am...

Sep 07 2017

Thousands of Indonesian Muslims protest against Myanmar

Erdogan told Suu Kyi that the violence against the Rohingya was violation of human rights and that the Muslim world was deeply concerned, Turkish presidential sou...

Sep 07 2017

What now? A look at Harvey's impact on Houston

The President had earlier said that he was staying clear of the disaster zone as he did not want to hamper rescue efforts. Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday es...

Sep 07 2017

Japan, S. Korea can buy more United States military equipment

Trump's administration has said it can not accept North Korea as a nuclear-armed power with missiles capable of reaching United States cities - but recent tests have sh...

Sep 07 2017

Tropical Storm Jose forms over Atlantic, expected to strengthen

The announcement of Hurricane Katia came minutes after the U.S. National Hurricane Center said Hurricane Jose had formed in the open Atlantic, far from land and well ea...

Sep 07 2017

Death toll of Hurricane Harvey over 60

Environmental Protection Agency said on Saturday. HHS emphasized the importance of connecting survivors of the disaster with clinicians to aid in coping with the potent...

Sep 07 2017

Peppa Pig episode pulled in Australia for saying 'spiders can't hurt you'

An episode of the children's cartoon Peppa Pig has been banned in Australia after the message " spiders can't hurt you" was deemed inappropriate for Aussie audience...

Sep 07 2017

GOP leaders promise fast action on Harvey aid

That measure - increasing our nation's spending ability without significant structural reforms - was reckless enough on its own. "But believe me, if we have to close down...