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World Media Harvey and Irma deliver one-two punch to battered flood insurance program
Author: 0 Harvey and Irma deliver one-two punch to battered flood insurance program

They include Claudette D'Arrigo of Highlands, N.J., who said the flood insurer determined her home was structurally sound after Hurricane Irene in 2011. Those who suffered wind damage, will make claims under their homeowners insurance which comes from private companies. If you have a history of drunk driving, that increases the chances you'll make an insurance claim on your auto - so your premiums will be higher, and that encourages you not to drive in the future (or to drive sober in the ...

World Media FHP: I-75 May Be Closed Due To Rising Santa Fe River
Author: 0 FHP: I-75 May Be Closed Due To Rising Santa Fe River

They also warn that river overflow could also impact traffic on U.S. 27, U.S 41, (Florida) State Route 47 and possibly USA 121. With the uncertainty along I-75, FDOT officials are encouraging any Floridians returning home to the central or south part of the state to consider using I-95.

World Media Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president
Author: 0 Saakashvili plans to unite Ukraine opposition against president

Footage taken by an RFE/RL reporter on a mobile phone shows a crowd of Saakashvili's supporters marching and singing the Ukrainian national anthem after he had crossed the border. "We need to overcome the oligarchy". Saakashvili was appointed to the Odessa post in 2015 on the strength of his record of fighting corruption in Georgia.

World Media Injuries after shooting at United States high school
Author: 0 Injuries after shooting at United States high school

Early reports indicate at least six people have been shot. Two were admitted to the hospital. A police spokeswoman confirmed to Reuters that shots were fired at Freeman High School in Rockford, south of Spokane . I am a junior, evacuated from the high school. After an hour, the school tweeted that the lockdown had been lifted. "I thought it was weird because they wouldn't do (a drill) two days in a row".

World Media Barack Obama to host two-day global summit in Chicago
Author: 0 Barack Obama to host two-day global summit in Chicago

After Trump pulled us out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, Obama praised those who defied the new president's agenda. And on Monday President Obama issued a very personal statement on the passing of Edith ("Edie") Windsor , whose Supreme Court case paved the road for marriage equality.

World Media Iran signs deal to fix Syria's power grid
Author: 0 Iran signs deal to fix Syria's power grid

The capabilities of Iranian companies in production, distribution and transmission of power and power plant equipment are unique in the region and many Iranian products are able to compete with the world's leading brands, Mahmoudi said. The Russian foreign minister has reiterated that Iran fully complies with the nuclear deal despite Washington's claims of Tehran's alleged violations of the agreement.

World Media A woman has been arrested for allegedly breaking into Prince George's school
Author: 0 A woman has been arrested for allegedly breaking into Prince George's school

She remains in custody after being arrested on Wednesday. Police are part of the security measure in place to protect George, who is third in line to the throne behind William and Prince Charles. Police said the school "is responsible for building security on its site". A spokeswoman for Kensington Palace told CNN it was "aware of the incident" but wouldn't comment on security matters.

Author: 0 North Korea sanctions 'nothing compared to what ultimately will have to happen'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has recently said that it is possible to use the format of "Iran-Six powers" nuclear talks to resolve the issue with North Korea. He focused in particular on how it masks exports of coal that were banned in August after the North tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles. No sanctions will make North Korea change its policies, Pyongyang's ambassador to Moscow meanwhile noted.

World Media Manchin: I Felt a New Sense of 'Bipartisan Spirit' at Trump Dinner
Author: 0 Manchin: I Felt a New Sense of 'Bipartisan Spirit' at Trump Dinner

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said at the press briefing Tuesday afternoon that guests for the White House dinner were chosen "by their willingness to want to sit down and have these conversations with the President". "The goal is by Christmas to have a tax reform bill on the president's desk and I still believe that that's doable", Toomey said. Getting rid of the tax is a "key plank of the Republican tax plan [that] will only benefit the wealthiest Americans while leaving ...

World Media Suu Kyi skips UN General Assembly amid criticism over Rohingya crisis
Author: 0 Suu Kyi skips UN General Assembly amid criticism over Rohingya crisis

One of the world's largest annual diplomatic occasions, the 72nd UN General Assembly opened in NY on Tuesday, with events expected to last for weeks to come, including a speech by US President Donald Trump. "This additional funding will help provide emergency shelter, water, food and health assistance for newly arrived refugees in Bangladesh and people in need in Myanmar, as soon as humanitarian access to the latter is restored", the commissioner added.

World Media Over 20000 evacuated across Moscow over various bomb threats
Author: 0 Over 20000 evacuated across Moscow over various bomb threats

Social media accounts show bemused crowds milling passively outside evacuated buildings, and there have been no reports of disturbances of public order. About 30 Moscow facilities were reported to be searched for bombs after anonymous calls. The security services noted that all the threats were issued nearly simultaneously, adding that phone calls about bombs continue to come.

World Media Republic could get an extra two MEPs post-Brexit
Author: 0 Republic could get an extra two MEPs post-Brexit

Regarding Turkey, Juncker wasn't too positive, because in the European Union "the rule of law, justice and fundamental rights" took priority and "that rules out European Union membership for Turkey for the foreseeable future". Following a July agreement for an European Union trade deal with Japan, Juncker said the Commission - the bloc's executive arm - would now open free-trade negotiations with Australia and New Zealand.

World Media Waves splash into flooded Florida park turning land into moving ocean
Author: 0 Waves splash into flooded Florida park turning land into moving ocean

Trump said the U.S. Coast Guard had been heroic and that the Federal Emergency Management Agency was doing a good job to help coordinate the response with states. Officials say it happened at a project on Fort Lauderdale beach during the storm Sunday. "I've been in the Keys for 40 years", Shelby Bentley told reporters at a non-operational gas station in Florida City.

World Media Malaysian among dredger crew missing following collision off Singapore
Author: 0 Malaysian among dredger crew missing following collision off Singapore

Their vessel collided with an Indonesian tanker, Kartika Segara. Seven of the Chinese nationals have been rescued and are undergoing treatment at a hospital. The dredger was transiting in a westbound shipping lane as it was entering Singapore , while the tanker was joining an eastbound lane to depart when they collided at 12:40 a.m., the authority said.

World Media Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz over porn tweets
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers mock Ted Cruz over porn tweets

Meyers was in such disbelief that a politician was publicly caught watching porn on social media that he couldn't wait to give him a little jab. Meanwhile, Cruz has continued Tweeting and "liking" as normal. As any smart business person will tell you - when Ted Cruz endorses your pornography venture, you cash in on it. Kimmel then revealed his four theories of "how this could have happened".

World Media Tennessee-Florida game is on
Author: 0 Tennessee-Florida game is on

The Gators hold a 26-20 advantage in the all-time regular season series but Tennessee snapped an 11 game losing skid in the series with a 38-28 home win a year ago on September 24. Before receiving the hook, Franks completed five of nine passes for only 75 yards. The Florida Gators are looking to get back on track. Josh Hammond leads Florida with 71 yards receiving and 23.7 yards per catch, while Tyrie Cleveland leads the way with 4 receptions.

Author: 0 North Korea vows to boost weapons programme to counter 'evil' United Nations sanctions

North Korea's state media attacked both Haley and the resolution ahead of the vote, vowing the USA would face "the greatest pain and suffering it had ever gone through in its entire history". It was "another illegal and evil "resolution on sanctions" piloted by the US", it said in a statement carried by the official KCNA news agency. "In the medieval system like North Korea, Kim Jong-un's life is as valuable as hundreds of thousands of ordinary people whose lives would be threatened in a ...

World Media Int'l rights group slam P1,000 'defunding' of CHR
Author: 0 Int'l rights group slam P1,000 'defunding' of CHR

In November past year, Duterte cited internal and intelligence reports that there is rampant corruption and questionable appointments within the ERC. The drastic cut to the Commission on Human Rights' (CHR) budget was supported by 119 politicians to just 32 in the country's congress . SENATORS crossed partylines on Wednesday as they defended the P678 million proposed budget of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), which the House of Representatives slashed to P1,000.

World Media North Korea Warns US Of 'Greatest Pain' Over Fresh Sanctions
Author: 0 North Korea Warns US Of 'Greatest Pain' Over Fresh Sanctions

The sanctions caps oil exports, bans all textile exports, restrict future employment of North Koreans overseas, allow countries to inspect ships going and coming from North Korea but without using force, and add more weapons-related items and technologies to the list of items prohibited for transfer to Pyongyang.

World Media Dead at Florida Nursing Home that Lost Power During Hurricane
Author: 0 Dead at Florida Nursing Home that Lost Power During Hurricane

Police said the building was sealed off and a criminal investigation is underway. Police officials said other patients were in critical care. The nursing home has apparently been without air conditioning since the storm. Florida Light and Power has been called for several days to fix the issue, but crews have not yet been able to come to the home. Information from the Associated Press and WPLG-TV was used in this report.

Author: 0 Looking At The Big Picture: LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN), Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT)

Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Friday September 01, 2017, which calls for additional declines until the stock forms a new pivot point low, as this could be a buying opportunity. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/13/intercept-pharmaceuticals-icpt-outperform-rating-reiterated-at-robert-w-baird.html.

World Media Supreme Court Preserves Texas' Gerrymandered Maps In 5-4 Split-For Now
Author: 0 Supreme Court Preserves Texas' Gerrymandered Maps In 5-4 Split-For Now

The 5-to-4 ruling nearly surely means the 2018 elections will be conducted in the disputed congressional and legislative districts. The August decision and a similar ruling on the state legislative districts will both remain on hold, meaning no new districts will be drawn in the interim while the high court considers Texas' appeal in the cases.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Torches The 'Lip Service' Of Ivanka Trump

In what could rank as 2017's most obvious revelation, Hillary Clinton on Sunday acknowledged that referring to then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's supporters as a " basket of deplorables " may have further galvanized them against her and gave Trump " a political gift ".

World Media United States revises draft United Nations sanctions proposal on N. Korea: diplomats
Author: 0 United States revises draft United Nations sanctions proposal on N. Korea: diplomats

Merkel's comments come as Washington has formally requested a Monday vote on tough new sanctions for Pyongyang at the UN Security Council. South Korea's opposition Bareun Party lawmaker Ha TaeKyung, who has followed North Korean hacking attempts, said it had apparently stolen more than 90 billion won (USD 80 million) from South Korea through hacking attacks in the four years to June, including cyber-attacks on ATMs.

Author: 0 Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Shares Bought by Gamco Investors INC. ET AL

Gamco Investors INC. ET AL owned approximately 0.06% of Whiting Petroleum Corporation worth $1,144,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Peak6 Limited Partnership holds 30,789 shares. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL)'s stock on Tuesday traded at beginning with a price of $4.13 and when day-trade ended the stock finally moved up 8.03% to reach at $4.44.

Author: 0 McCain To North Korea: Aggression Will Lead To 'Extinction'

At the conference in Geneva, South Korea, the United States and Japan said they welcomed the Security Council's sanctions and repeatedly urged North Korea to hold talks, according to Yonhap. The new resolution calls for firing 93,000 North Korean workers employed overseas when their contracts expire. North Korea has made rapid progress in its nuclear and missile programmes despite multiple sets of United Nations sanctions, and Go Myong-Hyun at the Asan Institute of Policy Studies said ...

World Media AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary
Author: 0 AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary

The Council also asserted the supremacy of Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam . The General Council also introduced a rule whereby the party's Coordinator and Joint Coordinator would be elected by the General Council, and they would hold the post for five years.

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