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UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan

UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan May will lead a 15-strong business delegation, including Standard Life Investment (SLA.L) chief executive Keith Skeoch, and carmaker Aston Martin's CEO Andy Palmer, pitching Britain and Japan as the "perfect partners for the future". Japanese officials have signalled that there will be little progress on trade talks but rather more questions over Mrs May's stance on Brexit . Britain formally to... [Full Article...]

US Bank ATMs accepting donations for relief efforts in wake of Harvey

US Bank ATMs accepting donations for relief efforts in wake of Harvey According to the news release, U.S. Bank ATMs will accept contributions through September 30, and all funds will go directly to the Red Cross. "There's more than 30,000 people in shelters right now and there's more than 3,000 Red Crosser in the zone and our goal is to get that up to 4,000 or even beyond, so we can help folks with their immediate and even their long-term needs", Newcombe said. [Full Article...]

Royals trounced 17-0

Royals trounced 17-0 The Royals used six pitchers with five of them giving up at least one run. "That's kind of what we've done, and we've stuck to having those quality at-bats and picking each other up". RAYS 3, WHITE SOX 1 Logan Morrison hit his 34th homer and drove in three runs, Blake Snell pitched into the seventh inning to win his third straight decision and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Chicago White Sox. [Full Article...]

Quarterly EPS analysis of Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

The stock increased 1.02% or $0.54 on September 1, reaching $53.36. About 3.35M shares traded. Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE ) had its price objective cut by Telsey Advisory Group from $63.00 to $61.00 in a report released on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. [Full Article...]

12 years later: Photos of Hurricane Katrina

12 years later: Photos of Hurricane Katrina Houston is a much more mobile place than New Orleans. The generous donations are going to help tremendously. Terrence Veal, his wife, and his six children left New Orleans on the eve of Katrina's landfall. Once every 800 years, there is a storm like this. I remember we had a hurricane after Katrina and me and my family had to pick up and go to Atlanta for a week. [Full Article...]

Georgia vs Republic of Ireland World Cup Qualifying UEFA

Georgia vs Republic of Ireland World Cup Qualifying UEFA Shane Long also fired a volley harmlessly over the crossbar but after dominating possession, Georgia finally had their equaliser when Valeri Qazaishvili finished off an excellent move with a composed finish from eight yards out. Whelan was handed the captaincy but it wasn't a night to remember for him. Desperate defending kept the home side at bay for half an hour but then a similar moment ... [Full Article...]

San Francisco Heat Continues to Sizzle With Record Breaking Temperatures

San Francisco Heat Continues to Sizzle With Record Breaking Temperatures After a short break from the heat and smoke, high temperatures and haze are forecast for much of OR over the Labor Day weekend. A blistering heat wave gripped California this week, with temperatures in some areas reaching record highs and expected to keep rising into the Labor Day weekend, while wildfires across the region sent irritating smoke through the air, threatened homes and shut down a k... [Full Article...]

Kenin and Sharapova produce point of the week

Kenin and Sharapova produce point of the week It was Kenin who went into the match as the higher ranked player at 139 in the world, with Sharapova seven places lower as she makes her way back up the rankings. Muguruza, one of the pre-tournament favourites, dropped serve once, the only glitch in a neat display. Ranked below the 18-year-old, Sharapova was tested in an even opening set before the 2006 US Open victor eased to victory at Flush... [Full Article...]

There Are 17000 South African Muslims Still Waiting To Attend Haj

There Are 17000 South African Muslims Still Waiting To Attend Haj In a brief statement, she expressed her "profound gratitude to King Salman for his generous hospitality and special care and attention" she has been receiving. Some 942 persons have gone to Makkah to perform hajj and to look after Bangladeshi pilgrims this year. "Islam forbids any excess against any Muslim or non-Muslim". [Full Article...]

Wedbush Believes Juno Therapeutics (NASDAQ: JUNO) Won't Stop Here

Wedbush Believes Juno Therapeutics (NASDAQ: JUNO) Won't Stop Here Gam Holdg Ag owns 50,000 shares or 0.02% of their United States portfolio. The company has market cap of $3.80 billion. JUNO has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance it presents bullish trend of 13.86% in last five regular trading sessions. [Full Article...]

The aftermath of Hurricane Harvey raises gas prices nationwide

The aftermath of Hurricane Harvey raises gas prices nationwide Experts warn fuel could soon be in short supply in the Midwest and Northeast. Suppliers are seeing logistical problems getting gas to parts of the state, but not East Texas. That is likely to hold true over the next few weeks as the market adjusts to the Harvey damage. Prices at the fuel pumps are rising, with some around the valley climbing above $2.80 per gallon. [Full Article...]

Hawaii has nation's fourth-lowest rate of obesity

Hawaii has nation's fourth-lowest rate of obesity Alabama and Arkansas tied for third at 35.7 percent. The share of the state's adults who were obese in 2016 was 27.8 percent - up from 26.1 percent in 2015. have rates under 25 percent as well. Obesity in the islands is up from 8.9 percent in 1990 and 18 percent in 2005. Nine of the 11 states with the highest obesity rates are in the South. [Full Article...]

Decoded: Why is yawning contagious

Decoded: Why is yawning contagious But Jackson thinks that the implications go far beyond learning how not to yawn when you're in a boring meeting. We don't really know why we yawn. But the reason why yawns spread from person to person, or animal to animal, is unknown. "Using electrical stimulation we were able to increase excitability and in doing so increase the propensity for contagious yawning", said Georgina Jackson, a Profe... [Full Article...]

Karti Chidambaram can't go overseas, says Supreme Court

Karti Chidambaram can't go overseas, says Supreme Court The court will now peruse interrogation report of Karti on the alleged FIPB clearance to INX Media. The counsel for CBI submitted that, "It is not merely a matter of one company, several companies or properties overseas, there are good reasons for issuing a look-out circular against Karti". [Full Article...]

Dehradun murderer techie sentenced to life in jail

Dehradun murderer techie sentenced to life in jail On October 17, 2010 Rajesh beat his wife Anupama to death and chopped her body into pieces and stashed them in a deep freezer. The couple got married in 1999 and moved to the USA, but in 2008 they came back to India and started living in a two-room rented house at Prakash Nagar in Dehradun Cantonment. [Full Article...]

Czech Republic vs Germany

Czech Republic vs Germany However, the Germans showed their class and never-say-die spirit with Hummels late header to ensure three points to the visitors. The Germans had a final sting in the tail, however, when they won a free kick in midfield and Toni Kroos floated a pinpoint ball towards Hummels who sent an unstoppable header into the top corner. [Full Article...]

Sinn Fein says DUP offer is 'disrespectful'

Sinn Fein says DUP offer is 'disrespectful' Laying out her plan last night, Arlene Foster said the North hasn't time for more talks.... She said that the executive should be restored immediately so that ministers can deal with ongoing pressures in areas such as health and education. [Full Article...]

Sandra Bullock Donates $1 Million For Harvey Relief

Sandra Bullock Donates $1 Million For Harvey Relief Six members of a family were feared dead after their van sank into a drainage channel in East Houston. "What's happening is that the American public is extraordinarily generous and we're so thankful for this", said Catherine Rabenstine, the regional spokesperson for the American Red Cross of Northern Illinois. [Full Article...]

Burnley agree £5m transfer fee for Wells

Burnley agree £5m transfer fee for Wells The Bermuda global is thought to be close to a move to Turf Moor, as Sean Dyche looks to replace Andre Gray. "I have no doubt this is an ideal move for me", Wells said. Wells, who scored 48 times in 152 appearances for Huddersfield , said he isn't going to watch the opportunity pass by him, feeling he can go on to create " great things " and is " very thankful to the club ". [Full Article...]

Clinton hosts Overdose and Addiction Awareness Vigil

Clinton hosts Overdose and Addiction Awareness Vigil Recent analysis of IL death records shows that overdose deaths involving synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl, have increased more than any other category of opioids. People struggling with or recovering from addiction themselves also are invited to light a candle. Take the time to learn the signs and symptoms of overdose and how you might be able to help. [Full Article...]


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