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World Town of Palm Beach orders evacuations
Author: 0 Town of Palm Beach orders evacuations

In Miami-Dade County, the storm also spurred the start of that region's biggest-ever evacuation effort. Twelve years after Wilma, Mar-a-Lago is inside Florida's mandatory evacuation zones and is closed ahead of Irma. Hurricane Irma tore through the Caribbean on Wednesday , hitting the island of St. Martin , where Trump owns a nine-bedroom beachfront mansion , especially hard.

World Georgia, South Carolina plan evacuations as Irma nears
Author: 0 Georgia, South Carolina plan evacuations as Irma nears

As was the case during Hurricane Matthew previous year, an evacuation call from the governor would also initiate a plan to reverse all eastbound lanes of four major roadways, including I-26, which would be converted for westbound motorists from Charleston to Columbia.

World Mumbai Blasts case: Abu Salem gets life term; death for 2 others
Author: 0 Mumbai Blasts case: Abu Salem gets life term; death for 2 others

The prosecution had demanded a maximum sentence of 25 years in accordance with the provisions of the extradition treaty with Portugal that bars extreme punishment for him. The sentencing was announced nearly three months after the five of them were convicted. Salem's lawyers would all likelihood bring out the agreement with Portugal to claim that he can not be sentenced beyond 25 years.

World Amit Shah arrives in Odisha to strengthen BJP grassroots
Author: 0 Amit Shah arrives in Odisha to strengthen BJP grassroots

The question regarding beef ban came up during a presentation by the Sikkim government as the state is the first in the north east to ban all kinds of cow slaughter with a punishment of minimum two years imprisonment, NDTV reported . Shah reached Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) here at around 1.10 pm and was warmly received by BJP state president Basant Panda, BJP legislature party leader KV Singhdeo, party's national spokesperson Sambit Patra among others.

World Symantec claims attacks targeting energy sector on rise
Author: 0 Symantec claims attacks targeting energy sector on rise

This unsafe cyberweapon might work in Sydney or Paris or NY - anywhere really. The earliest activity identified by Symantec in this renewed attack was a malicious email campaign, in which bogus New Year's Eve party invitations were dispatched to targets in the energy sector in December 2015.

World Hurricane | Harvey damage testing Texas infrastructure
Author: 0 Hurricane | Harvey damage testing Texas infrastructure

Thousands of emergency rescue teams officials are helping people affected by the deluge. Houstonians are suffering due to Harvey . Laura Adams, senior insurance analyst for insuranceQuote of Austin, said , "As we've seen with Houston , you don't even have to be in a flood zone to get serious damage".

World 'The Tonight Show...' to donate $1 mn to hurricane relief
Author: 0 'The Tonight Show...' to donate $1 mn to hurricane relief

Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show are helping Hurricane Harvey victims in a big way. Neighbours helping neighbours. Strangers helping strangers. "So many heroes-people like Mattress Mack, who opened up his stores and showrooms for those who needed shelter", he continued.

World Russia's Far East could help solve North Korea nuclear issue
Author: 0 Russia's Far East could help solve North Korea nuclear issue

All 29 ambassadors of the USA -led military alliance issued the statement as world powers sought a common response to North Korea's sixth and largest nuclear bomb test , amid fears that more were on their way. Russian President Vladimir Putin with Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu at the Navy Day parade in St. Petersburg, July 30, 2017. Reports on Tuesday showed that North Korea has transported a rocket to its west coast.

World Vladimir Putin lashes out at Donald Trump over North Korea situation
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin lashes out at Donald Trump over North Korea situation

The South Korean presidential spokesman quoted Putin as saying that Russian Federation was concerned that the blockage of oil supplies would hurt civilians including hospitals. The comments come as the United States is proposing a range of new UN sanctions against North Korea following its sixth nuclear bomb test. He said the USA would fulfill its warnings if the UN Security Council failed to agree on additional sanctions when it meets next Monday.

World Putin regrets Tillerson 'fell in with bad company'
Author: 0 Putin regrets Tillerson 'fell in with bad company'

The Russian president gave the Texan the award in 2013 after he struck key deals with Rosneft, the state oil company. At the time, Senator Lindsey Graham said , "I don't know [Tillerson] much at all, but let's put it this way: If you received an award from the Kremlin, [an] Order of Friendship , then we're gonna have some talkin'".

World DACA supporters rally in response to Trump's actions
Author: 0 DACA supporters rally in response to Trump's actions

Fifteen states and the District of Columbia sued the USA government Wednesday to block President Donald Trump's plan to end protection against deportation for young immigrants who New York's attorney general labeled the "best of America".

World OR wildfire ravages picturesque Columbia River Gorge
Author: 0 OR wildfire ravages picturesque Columbia River Gorge

The Eagle Creek Fire , burning in the Columbia River Gorge , forced hundreds of people to evacuate homes earlier this week in communities east of Portland, including Warrendale, Dodson and Latourell, and sent ash falling on the city itself.

World Hurricane Irma: Donald Trump Approves SC Disaster Declaration
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: Donald Trump Approves SC Disaster Declaration

McMaster said he does not anticipate a gas shortage but warns other state's interstate highways are already experiencing traffic jams because of evacuations from Florida. Here's a closer look at how Georgia and the Carolinas are preparing for Irma. The Savannah College of Art and Design is closing Friday. "Irma is a powerful storm".

World National Investigation Agency raids house of Hurriyat leader, seizes Rs 2.2 cr
Author: 0 National Investigation Agency raids house of Hurriyat leader, seizes Rs 2.2 cr

Sources said the raids were conducted in central, south and north Kashmir. The NIA raided senior Hurriyat-G leader and prominent Shia cleric Aga Syed Hassan's residence in Budgam. Authorities also placed Mirwaiz Umer Farooq under house arrest in his Nigeen residence on the city outskirts. Earlier in the day, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief and top separatist Yasin Malik was arrested in Srinagar by the National Investigative Agency (NIA).

World Putin Says Trump Is Not His Wife
Author: 0 Putin Says Trump Is Not His Wife

It's "naive" to ask whether he's disappointed in the USA leader because "he's not my bride, and I'm also not his bride or groom", Putin told a news conference at the BRICS summit in Xiamen, China, on Tuesday. Earlier in the question and answer session in Xiamen, Putin hinted that Russian Federation could impose additional US diplomatic staff cuts after the closure of its San Francisco consulate last week.

World Dennis Rodman offers to 'straighten things out' with North Korea
Author: 0 Dennis Rodman offers to 'straighten things out' with North Korea

In addition to his own mediation, Rodman suggested that Trump attempt to talk with Kim to find common ground and avoid violent confrontation. "I don't love him", Rodman said . "I think if the president even tries to reach out for Kim, I think it [there] will be a great possibility things can happen", Rodman told " Good Morning Britain ".

Author: 0 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC), Sealed Air Corporation

It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Franklin Resources Inc increased Anadarko Pete Corp ( APC ) stake by 5.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. IFP Advisors Inc raised its holdings in shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 1.1% during the 1st quarter. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Friday, May 12.

World Trump's Attack on DACA Is an Attack on Public Education
Author: 0 Trump's Attack on DACA Is an Attack on Public Education

For more than a decade, Dominguez was living in the fear that she might be exposed as an undocumented immigrant and had to struggle to pay for her college. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson, among those suing, says the Trump administration violated the due process rights of the young immigrants by failing to safeguard the personal information they initially gave the government in order to enroll in DACA.

World Sir Richard Branson riding out Hurricane Irma on his private island
Author: 0 Sir Richard Branson riding out Hurricane Irma on his private island

Branson's island sits squarely in the path of Hurricane Irma , one the strongest storms the Atlantic has ever seen . With a hurricane of historic proportions bearing down on Branson and his young friends, it only takes a glance at the photos of the scene on Neckar Island to realise that this plan is weird as hell.

World Spain to bring charges against Catalan parliamentarians
Author: 0 Spain to bring charges against Catalan parliamentarians

The Catalan parliament has green-lighted the referendum on the region's secession from Spain to be held on October 1 following a fierce, hours-long debate on Wednesday, September 6. Spain's state prosecutors' office said it would present criminal charges against leading members of the Catalan parliament for allowing the parliamentary vote to go ahead.

World Pope calls for understanding in first formal speech in Colombia
Author: 0 Pope calls for understanding in first formal speech in Colombia

The FARC is demobilizing and recently formed a political party. Francis called ahead of his trip for a "stable and lasting peace" in Colombia . Hands up, who knew that Colombia ranks second in the world in terms of biodiversity? Francis is stressing a message of reconciliation during his five-day visit to Colombia in hopes of solidifying the country's year-old peace accord that is still bitterly contested by many Colombians who oppose the generous terms offered the rebels to lay down ...

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