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World Saving lives is only goal, San Juan mayor says
Author: 0 Saving lives is only goal, San Juan mayor says

The collection in Richmond is part of a loosely organized volunteer relief effort along the East Coast to get critical supplies to Puerto Rico. Surgical technician Dilma Gonzalez said she had only $40 left and her job hasn't called people back to work yet in the capital.

World Puerto Rico aid supplies trapped at San Juan port
Author: 0 Puerto Rico aid supplies trapped at San Juan port

There are 20 helicopters and Ospreys ferrying supplies to the island. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - One week after Hurricane Maria invaded Puerto Rico , frustration is growing as relief supplies are arriving on the island, but getting them to the almost 3.5 million people in desperate need is close to impossible.

World Missouri first responders return home after helping in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Missouri first responders return home after helping in Puerto Rico

Trump also claimed that San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who lambasted him in multiple press appearances Friday, was attacking him only for political reasons. More Puerto Ricans have received water and rationed food as an aid bottleneck has begun to ease, but many - especially outside the capital - remain desperate for necessities.

World Theresa May's pitch to young voters
Author: 0 Theresa May's pitch to young voters

In an interview with BBC television, she dismissed talk of rifts among top ministers, saying they were united on their program and more importantly Brexit . "Too many young people fear they are going to be worse off than their parents", she said. "Our party meets in Manchester this week, and our message to you is simple".

World Ohio State releases hype trailer for Rutgers game
Author: 0 Ohio State releases hype trailer for Rutgers game

Ohio State has won two straight since the loss to Oklahoma. Ohio State hasn't quite been its usual dominant self this season and now the Buckeyes hit the road to face Rutgers . Ninth-ranked Ohio State hopes to continue its offensive resurgence against an improving defense when the Buckeyes visit Rutgers for a Big Ten clash on Saturday afternoon.

Author: 0 Tillerson says United States has direct channels to talk to N Korea

Uneasy over Trump's bellicose tone, China and Russian Federation have both appealed to the United States to have talks with North Korea, and Tillerson's revelation was welcomed today by Germany. The standoff has entered a new, more risky phase since then as Kim and Trump have exchanged personal insults and threats of war. "They're a little overheated right now".

World Closed Puerto Rico factories are the sole source of some critical drugs
Author: 0 Closed Puerto Rico factories are the sole source of some critical drugs

Trump also raised questions about paying for recovery efforts in the future, pointing to Puerto Rico's debt and its crumbling infrastructure ahead of the devastating storm. His tweets come after people on the island have said help is scarce and disorganized and food supplies are dwindling in some remote towns after Hurricane Maria .

Author: 0 New York Giants: DJ Fluker Will Start at Right Guard On Sunday

Howard catches long pass for touchdown. Landon Collins talks to reporters at his locker after practice Wednesday, Sept. 27, in East Rutherford. The Bucs play better at home, but this may not be a good matchup for them. Jameis Winston needs to grow up as a leader, and the offensive weapons need to start clicking with their quarterback. "Get our first win and go from there", Manning said.

Author: 0 Trump lays blame on Puerto Ricans for slow hurricane response

The father of six typically works from home or travels around the world for his job , but neither approach is possible now because the power is still out for almost all 3.4 million people in Puerto Rico and flights off the island are down to only a few each day.

World California schools warn flutes could be tainted with body fluids
Author: 0 California schools warn flutes could be tainted with body fluids

An education source close to the investigation confirmed to the Los Angeles NBC station that the teacher has been arrested. While several official statements referred only to the contaminating substance as " bodily fluids ", at least one local official acknowledged the suspicion that the flutes were tainted with the man's semen .

World Trump Physically Mocks McCain And McConnell In Private
Author: 0 Trump Physically Mocks McCain And McConnell In Private

Imitating McCain's thumbs-down gesture, which he used to indicate his no vote in the last Obamacare repeal vote in July, Trump reportedly mocked the gesticulation at the dinner, complete with a facial expression. Perhaps it's no surprise, then, that he has taken aim at the Republicans he believes are to blame for the failure of Graham-Cassidy, the GOP's newest effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

World Social Media Reacts To Macklemore's NRL Grand Final Performance
Author: 0 Social Media Reacts To Macklemore's NRL Grand Final Performance

AMERICAN rapper Macklemore has pledged to donate his portion of the money generated in Australia from his smash hit song " Same Love " to the country's YES campaign for same-sex marriage. "I look forward to it". " Same Love " in support of equal marriage and LGBT rights , has since shot to number one on the Australian charts. Meanwhile, because these people have clearly never heard of the Streisand Effect, at Same Love's peak overnight, Macklemore had two other songs - Good Old ...

World Twitter Slams Trump Over Comments On San Juan Mayor's 'Poor Leadership'
Author: 0 Twitter Slams Trump Over Comments On San Juan Mayor's 'Poor Leadership'

Maria made landfall as a major Category 4 hurricane in Puerto Rico on September 20, killing at least 16 people, knocking out power, decimating infrastructure and drowning the island's agriculture. His earlier comments questioning who would pay for reconstruction given the territory's financial debt were viewed by some as premature and distasteful, coming as islanders faced existential threats.

World Texas govt provides Houston with 50 mln dollars for Harvey recovery
Author: 0 Texas govt provides Houston with 50 mln dollars for Harvey recovery

Abbott. @ GregAbbott_TX gives a $50 million check for Harvey recovery. The tone of Mr. Turner's and Mr. Abbott's joint news conference was serious at times, but also lighthearted. That's what we'll do for cities and counties across the entire region. The two leaders, who had recently sparred over using money from the state's rainy day fund to pay for recovery efforts in Houston , shook hands and smiled as the check was presented.

World Louisville Puts Pitino and Athletics Director on Leave
Author: 0 Louisville Puts Pitino and Athletics Director on Leave

But Louisville officials needed less than 24 hours to find that Pitino ultimately was responsible for the alleged misdeeds of his program. The school's athletic director, Tom Jurich, was also placed on paid administrative leave. Adidas representatives allegedly tried to place players at both schools for asking prices of at least $100,000 . Upon completion of those payments, per the FBI's records, "Player 10" committed to Louisville shortly thereafter.

World Tropical Storm Maria's run is nearly done, hurricane center says
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Maria's run is nearly done, hurricane center says

The two systems could bring some precip to the central and western Atlantic, but both storms look to dissipate or weaken greatly before coming near the UK. Forecasters said conditions had become less conducive for the system to organize, and the chances of a tropical depression forming had decreased. "We will then see the remnants of Ex-Maria move in across the southern half of the United Kingdom bringing spells of rain for a short time".

World Auburn runs away from Mississippi State 49-10 in SEC home opener
Author: 0 Auburn runs away from Mississippi State 49-10 in SEC home opener

It was a sign of growing trust in a quarterback who has been earning it. "We did basically everything you can't do when you try to win on the road", Mullen said. Plus, Stidham hadn't played in two seasons after spending last fall at a Texas junior college with no football program, so a slow start wasn't particularly surprising.

World F1 Loses Out to Motorcycle Grand Prix in Malaysia
Author: 0 F1 Loses Out to Motorcycle Grand Prix in Malaysia

Hamilton crossed the line second ahead of Daniel Ricciardo in the other Red Bull. Lewis Hamilton starts from pole in Sunday´s Malaysian Grand Prix with a warning from his Mercedes boss that Ferrari are a "serious threat" despite Sebastian Vettel languishing last on the grid.

World Saudi Man Arrested for Threatening Women Who Drive
Author: 0 Saudi Man Arrested for Threatening Women Who Drive

With King Salman's decree granting driving licenses for women in Saudi Arabia , a new condition of driving and owning a vehicle is expected to be included as the fourth prominent provision in marriage contracts starting this week. The newspaper said the landmark move was approved by 107 votes and ends 45 years of only men being able to issue fatwas. . More than 50,000 female students are expected to benefit from the driving school.

World US is in direct contact with North Korea, Tillerson says
Author: 0 US is in direct contact with North Korea, Tillerson says

Trump has said in the past he would be willing to talk to Kim under the right conditions. Mr Tillerson said the U.S. is probing North Korea's willingness to talk, and called for a calming of the situation on the Korean Peninsula, adding it was incumbent on the North to halt the missile launches .

World In light of deadly stampede, India orders safety upgrades
Author: 0 In light of deadly stampede, India orders safety upgrades

Another eyewitness, Sambhajit Verma, who was stuck in the middle of the FOB at Elphinstone said, "I was being squeezed by the crowd from both sides. "The bridge has not collapsed", said additional division fire officer S Rane said. "Better than this Piyush, we get tasty Piyush (milk drink) at our Aaswad hotel", Raj Thackeray.

World Man fatally stabs two at French train station; shot dead
Author: 0 Man fatally stabs two at French train station; shot dead

France is now in a state of emergency due to other terror attacks that have plagued the country as of late. A witness told Reuters she heard the assailant shouting " Allahu Akbar " ("God is great", in Arabic) during the attack. It happened very quickly, after they secured the perimeter. The station was evacuated amid a "major incident" after gunshots were heard and there is now a large police presence at the scene.