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Sep 14 2017

Five Dead at Hollywood Nursing Home Left Without Power After Irma

A kitchen worker at the center told the Miami Herald that the facility "had power from a generator to cook meals, but no air conditioning". Three died at the Rehabili...

Sep 14 2017

Berkeley Group Holdings PLC

FBR Capital downgraded the shares of PSEC in report on Thursday, May 11 to "Market Perform" rating. New York-based Stelac Advisory Ltd has invested 0.04% in Land Securiti...

Sep 14 2017

The Lowcountry's next big question: 'What about Hurricane Jose?'

Long-term models diverge wildly after four or five days, but one Global Forecast System model does predict Jose making a path up the east coast and eventually hitting the...

Sep 13 2017

Edie Windsor, Civil Rights Icon and Hero, Has Died

The New York Times and the Associated Press confirmed Windsor's death with her wife and her attorney. Windsor was thrust into the national spotlight after suing...

Sep 13 2017

Mnuchin Says Tax Overhaul May Be Backdated to Start of the Year

Carried interest is the compensation, on. Trump may seek more disaster aid Bipartisan bill would force Treasury to put Tubman on bill Judd Gregg: The complex path t...

Sep 13 2017

U.S. oil 'rebounding quickly' after hurricanes as Opec cuts back

The increasing numbers of operating rigs , as well as increasing production, have been raising concerns that the US shale oil producers which were able to cut their prod...

Sep 12 2017

Google launches appeal against 2.4-b euro European Union fine

Following the ruling, Google said it "respectfully" disagreed and was considering whether to appeal. Initially Google was given 90 days to comply or face further fines....

Sep 12 2017

Stranded by Irma, manatees get rescued by bystanders and deputies

He said he and "a couple of Manatee's finest" went into knee-deep mud, rolled the manatees onto a tarp and dragged them 100 yards back into the water. Marcelo shared ph...

Sep 12 2017

USA steps up Qatar crisis diplomacy, lauds Kuwait's mediation

President Donald Trump is meeting with the leader of Kuwait, a staunch US ally trying to mediate a diplomatic crisis involving Qatar (KUH'-tur) and its Arab neighbors. ...

Sep 11 2017

President Trump: "America 'United" as Hurricane Irma Approaches

States of emergency was declared in Florida, Georgia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico to prepare for Irma's landfall. Together, we will restore, recover and rebu...

Sep 11 2017

Crane Collapses As Hurricane Irma Hits Downtown Miami

Though 110 miles (180 kilometres ) from Irma's landfall in the Florida Keys, hurricane-force winds from the 400-mile-wide storm were being felt through the Miami area. ...

Sep 11 2017

Arizona Cardinals: 3 players to watch against Lions

Stafford's pick came two plays after Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer threw an equally ugly interception. Quarterback Matthew Stafford is playing his best football...

Sep 10 2017

Katia downgraded to tropical storm as it moves into Mexico

It says the storm was centered about 130 miles (210 kilometers) north of the port of Veracruz and it seems headed for strike early Saturday in an area known as the Emeral...

Sep 10 2017

3 things we learned from win over Nebraska

Following the game, the team held a unique game ball presentation for the three kids. But, perhaps, too much confidence. OR turned to Herbert for a spark, starting him ...

Sep 10 2017

Jimmy Nelson to miss remainder of 2017 season

The Brewers will be without perhaps their most reliable starting pitcher as they make a last-ditch run at a playoff spot. Nelson's 2017 season represents a significan...

Sep 10 2017

US House Unanimously Passes Bill to Speed Development of Self-Driving Cars

Manufacturers are expected to develop processes to prevent vehicle hacks and have incident response plans in place to deal with threats, the bill states. The House meas...

Sep 10 2017

Odell fire camp supports a growing cadre of firefighters

The 16 square mile fire east of Portland strained hundreds of home eviction. Northwest interagency Coordination Center's Robin DeMario says each fire is different, depe...

Sep 08 2017

Amit Shah in Odisha to prepare for BJP's 'Mission 120'

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said the people of the state are "fed up with backwardness, misrule and corruption" during the BJD-rule and are eagerly waiting to have a t...

Sep 08 2017

Pope in Colombia to promote unity

Francis was presented with a dove of peace by Emmanuel, a boy born in captivity to Clara Rojas, a politician who spent nearly six years as a hostage of the Revolutionary ...

Sep 08 2017

Abu, Karimullah escape noose in 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts

Abu Salem and Karimullah Khan got lifetime imprisonment, Feroz Khan, and Tahir Merchant were given death sentence while Riyaz Siddiqui was given ten years imprisonme...