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World Media Illinois House to Vote on New School Funding Plan
Author: 0 Illinois House to Vote on New School Funding Plan

A proposal to overhaul the way IL funds schools would provide $75 million per year in tax credits for people who contribute to private school scholarships. A vote on the proposal could come as early as Monday in the House. The governor of IL just signed a bill that will make birth certificate corrections easier.

World Media An Afghan policy doomed before its announcement
Author: 0 An Afghan policy doomed before its announcement

India also realizes that there can be no talks without the nod from Pakistan's armed forces, which have ruled the nation of more than 200 million people for much of its 70 years and controls the nation's key foreign policy decisions, according to Rao.

World Media Trump confuses two blonde Finnish journalists during press conference
Author: 0 Trump confuses two blonde Finnish journalists during press conference

Photo by Al Drago for The New York Times. Trump is pledging anew to work to cut off finances for terrorism and defeat what he says is a "wicked ideology". That wasn't the only notable part of Monday's news conference. The American leader sidestepped a question about whether he considers Russian Federation - which last month held military exercises in the Baltic Sea - a threat.

World Media President Trump defends his pardon of ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Author: 0 President Trump defends his pardon of ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio

The president has faced criticism for his decision to pardon Arpaio, who was convicted of contempt of court for ignoring a ruling on his use of racial profiling, prompting an outcry from civil rights groups. What he wouldn't tell reporters, despite going on around the bend about his decision, are the sympathies with white supremacy that pushed him to the Arpaio decision - the same sympathies he loudly announced on the first day he began running for president.

World Media Kidnapped Girl Thrown Off Bridge Survives Fall
Author: 0 Kidnapped Girl Thrown Off Bridge Survives Fall

Police in Shrewsbury found the girl at about 4 a.m. Herbert, 35, is to be arraigned in Worcester District Court Monday on a charge of kidnapping, although more charges are expected. when she was taken from her grandparents home by a family friend. "They did a terrific job working together in investigating this case", said Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early Jr.

World Media Houston homeowners catch fish in living room
Author: 0 Houston homeowners catch fish in living room

One Houston family attempted to weave in some lightness in the devastation brought on by the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey over the weekend. "Why go out looking for food when the food is coming to our living room?" is what the Facebook post caption read.

World Media Why delay in Asaram case: Supreme Court to Gujarat
Author: 0 Why delay in Asaram case: Supreme Court to Gujarat

A Surat-based woman has accused Asaram of sexual assaults between 1997 and 2006. Asking why the victim has not been examined till now, the bench of Justice N.V.Ramana and Justice Amitava Roy asked the Gujarat government to file an affidavit stating the position.

World Media The 'Heathers' Reboot Trailer is Finally Here, and It's Very, Very Queer
Author: 0 The 'Heathers' Reboot Trailer is Finally Here, and It's Very, Very Queer

The first look at the Paramount Network's remake of " Heathers " is finally here, though we have to wait until 2018 to watch the 10-episode anthology series. Veronica, meanwhile (played by Grace Victoria Cox ), looks like the goody two-shoes that she starts out being, rocking navy ensembles and some classic TV Hair (you know the look : soft waves that have clearly been styled, but are supposed to read as Effortless Normal Person Hair).

World Media USA judge throws out Texas voter ID law supported by Trump
Author: 0 USA judge throws out Texas voter ID law supported by Trump

Those voters could present documents such as utility bills, bank statements or paychecks to confirm their identification. Such voters were still required to fill out a reasonable impediment declaration stating that they could not acquire photo identification due to lack of transportation, lack of a birth certificate, work schedule, disability, illness, family responsibility or a lost or stolen identification.

World Media MP cop saves 100 kids from bomb
Author: 0 MP cop saves 100 kids from bomb

A 12 seconds video clip of Patel running with a bomb is kept on the social media and was viral. Madhya Pradesh Police's 40-year old head Constable, Abhishek Patel saved 400 school children in village Chitora of Sagar District. The bomb, which officials believe was placed in the backyard by some villager looking for an exploded bomb, was later defused on Sunday. "I was afraid it would blow up and made a decision to take it as far away as possible", he said.

World Media Paul Ryan to Trump: Don't shutdown government over border wall
Author: 0 Paul Ryan to Trump: Don't shutdown government over border wall

Digging in on the border wall money and vowing to shut down the government comes during a period of tense negotiations between Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill, and it could sour discussions on a number of fronts. When disagreements prevent that, which is frequent, lawmakers often pass a temporary bill extending existing spending levels with no changes for days, weeks or months, while they work on a longer-lasting deal.

World Media Coast Guard rescues 12 from offshore supply ship near Port Mansfield
Author: 0 Coast Guard rescues 12 from offshore supply ship near Port Mansfield

U.S. Coast Guard officials said the incident took place at about 10:40 a.m. when the boat took a wave off the stern and overturned. The storm made landfall late Friday (Aug. The Coast Guard, in its statement, urged people to wear life jackets when on the ocean. First responders rescued people trapped inside a collapsed senior center in Rockport, where Hurricane Harvey made landfall Friday night.

World Media Ohio Task Force 1 helping with rescues in Texas
Author: 0 Ohio Task Force 1 helping with rescues in Texas

Flooding from Hurricane Harvey has put much of Houston , Texas and other Gulf Coast communities under water. Rescue teams in Fairfax County, Virginia, and Montgomery County, Maryland, are heading to Texas to help out with rescue efforts from the effects of Hurricane Harvey .

World Media What is the Blue Whale Challenge?
Author: 0 What is the Blue Whale Challenge?

On Sunday morning Parth told his parents that he would go to the birthday party of a friend in the evening. He further added, "We are sending IT experts to go through the mobile records and history". Parth, incidentally, is the first victim of the deadly online game. The game allegedly consists of a series of tasks assigned to players by administrators during a 50-day period, with the final challenge requiring the player to commit suicide .

World Media Second round of Brexit negotiations started
Author: 0 Second round of Brexit negotiations started

Keir Starmer has positioned Labour firmly as the party of soft Brexit. "The fact remains that the Union of 27 and the United Kingdom will have to join forces to stand up to common threats: the security of our citizens can not be haggled over", Barnier wrote in the French daily le Monde.

World Media Hillary Clinton's book tour hits Boston in November
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton's book tour hits Boston in November

The tour kicks off on September 18 in D.C. and continues on all through fall. Her event at the Riverside also comes one year and one day after news broke that she lost to Trump on November 8, 2016. What you'll see will be her story - Live. Other cities include: Ann Arbor, MI; Chicago, IL; Milwaukee, WI; Atlanta, GA; Boston, MA; Philadelphia, PA; Seattle, WA; and Portland, OR.

World Media Texas governor activates entire state National Guard for Harvey recovery efforts
Author: 0 Texas governor activates entire state National Guard for Harvey recovery efforts

Those appealing for assistance or being steered to help via Gonzalez's Twitter feed included a person suffering 'cardiac-arrest, ' and a woman who posted: 'I have 2 children with me and the water is swallowing us up. Before the natural disaster ends, it could serve up devastation as expensive as Hurricane Katrina's damage to Louisiana and MS twelve years ago. That, he said, is "what Texas is all about".

World Media North Korea reportedly launches another missile, raising tensions
Author: 0 North Korea reportedly launches another missile, raising tensions

North Korea keeps thousands of rocket launchers, as well as long-range artillery pieces, along the border with the South, threatening to rain down a "sea of fire" on South Korean cities and islands near the border. No wonder that a running joke in the streets of Seoul is to refer to Moon as a " communist ". Unfortunately, time is running out for the region and for agreeing on a common, coordinated strategy among Washington, Japan and Seoul .

World Media Auto bombing kills 11 in Baghdad
Author: 0 Auto bombing kills 11 in Baghdad

ISIS claimed responsibility for the bombing in an online statement, although AP could not verify the authenticity. Security sources said the bombing occurred near one of Baghdad s largest shopping centres at around 10:30 am (0730 GMT). The explosion damaged several stalls at the market and gutted shops in the adjoining shopping centre, with debris, glass and vegetables strewn across the ground, an AFP reporter said.

World Media German Nurse Suspected of Murdering Over 80 Patients
Author: 0 German Nurse Suspected of Murdering Over 80 Patients

Niels H was charged in 2015 for the murders of two people along with two attempted murders at a clinic in the north-western town of Delmenhorst - though prosecutors have long presumed he killed more people and put the figure to 43 at least past year.

World Media Top federal union leader: Trump threat to shut down government
Author: 0 Top federal union leader: Trump threat to shut down government "irresponsible"

Two endorsements on syndicated conservative talk radio aren't likely to have a huge impact on an election nearly a year away, but they are a marked shift in the far-right's willingness to publicly challenge figures who are supported by Senate leaders like Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee Cory Gardner, both of whom have publicly backed Flake.

World Media NJ Red Cross volunteers sent to Texas as Harvey makes landfall
Author: 0 NJ Red Cross volunteers sent to Texas as Harvey makes landfall

Please join this station and its parent company, E.W. Scripps, in taking action for Texas and giving money to the American Red Cross . Duluth Red Cross Volunteer , Dave Gearou says, "I get a great feeling". Red Cross's Eastern Pa. Headquarters in Philadelphia is one of the organizations two National Call Centers. An emergency response vehicle left Duluth early Sunday morning, and volunteers say it's an opportunity to be the light for someone in dark times.

World Media Hurricane Harvey: Texas inundated, millions battle
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey: Texas inundated, millions battle "catastrophic" flooding

With more rain to come, the ongoing storm has already capped off a three-month period in which Houston has received almost a year's worth of rain, the National Weather Service says . "This is a landmark event", Brock Long , administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency , said during a news briefing Monday morning. Sen.

World Media Seoul: N. Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' to sea
Author: 0 Seoul: N. Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' to sea

Dave Benham says the two missiles flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles). The second missile "appears to have blown up nearly immediately", Pacific Command said . He ordered the production of more rocket engines and missile warheads. Yoshihide Suga told reporters the missiles early Saturday did not fall into Japan's territorial waters or the coastal 200-mile economic zone.

World Media ACLU sues Donald Trump over transgender military ban
Author: 0 ACLU sues Donald Trump over transgender military ban

The federal lawsuit , Stone v. Trump , was filed in Maryland on Monday by the ACLU of Maryland on behalf of Petty Officer First Class Brock Stone, an 11-year Navy veteran who served in Afghanistan, and several other transgender members of the Navy, Army, Air Force and Marines.

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