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What You Need To Know About Mackinac Bridge Walk

What You Need To Know About Mackinac Bridge Walk WKAR's Brooke Allen reports on the Mackinac Bridge walk and closures on Labor Day 2017. Walkers can register on-site for free and bus transportation is $5 a person. The 60th annual bridge walk will look a little different from previous years because no cars are being allowed across the bridge while walkers on it. [Full Article...]

Controversial Indian 'god man' sentenced to 10 years

Controversial Indian 'god man' sentenced to 10 years Incidents of violence were reported from parts of Punjab as well. While the defence (sect) counsel had argued for minimum punishment for the disgraced sect chief saying that he was a social worker and had health issues, the prosecution side (CBI counsel) sought maximum punishment for the rape convict given his conduct. [Full Article...]

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to meet ailing wife

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to meet ailing wife Though the party leaders were not sharing the details of his public addresses across the Punjab and the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa owing to security reasons, the provincial office-bearers, former ticket holders and members of the PML-N were already assigned the task to make preparations for the public meetings in their respective areas. [Full Article...]

Wildfire smoke murks Bay Area air

Wildfire smoke murks Bay Area air Authorities on August 30 arrested a man suspected of starting an illegal campfire believed to have ignited a growing Northern California blaze that destroyed 10 homes, damaged five others and threatened hundreds more. The Lone Fire has been consumed by the R-4 fire. But neither he nor the US. It's one of many wildfires burning across the U.S. West, including blazes in and around California's Y... [Full Article...]

Delhi's Ghazipur landfill site caves in, three dead

Delhi's Ghazipur landfill site caves in, three dead Rescue workers also managed to save four persons from under the debris while four vehicles - a auto, a scooter and two motorcycles - which were on a nearby road, fell into a canal after the collapse of the landfill, managed by East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC). [Full Article...]

Comey's Alleged Clinton 'Exoneration Statement' Casts Doubt on Senate Testimony

Comey's Alleged Clinton 'Exoneration Statement' Casts Doubt on Senate Testimony The committee, which is investigating President Donald Trump's firing of Comey in May, charges that in April or early May of 2016, Comey had already made a decision to issue a statement exonerating Secretary Clinton, long before his agents concluded their investigation. [Full Article...]

ISIS convoy stuck in Syria after U.S. airstrikes block it

ISIS convoy stuck in Syria after U.S. airstrikes block it Their path though, blocked by US-led warplanes. Earlier in the day, the Islamic State handed over to Hezbollah the body of a recently captured Iranian Revolutionary Guard member as part of the deal. The Lebanese Hezbollah group, which negotiated the controversial agreement, said it had received the body of Mohsen Hojaji and would conduct DNA tests before sending his remains onward to Iran. [Full Article...]

People Denied Entry to US Under Travel Ban Can Reapply for Visas

People Denied Entry to US Under Travel Ban Can Reapply for Visas The move sparked numerous protests and legal challenges. The DOJ, however, said in a statement to UPI that the plaintiffs' arguments were essentially debatable because both were allowed to enter the US after Trump rolled back the order and filed a second executive order, which did not include Iraq on the list of banned countries. [Full Article...]

Erdogan dismisses USA court's indictment against his security guards

Erdogan dismisses USA court's indictment against his security guards The statement published late Wednesday follows Tuesday's grand jury decision in Washington to charge the defendants with attacking peaceful demonstrators during a visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on May 16. The Turkish Foreign Ministry has made clear it reserves the right to take action against these "unfounded" charges. Diplomats had not been able to contact them, she added, with... [Full Article...]

South Korea Rules Out Bringing Back US Nukes After Missile Launch

Joo added that many other newspapers reported on the book and he said he was unclear why North Korea had singled out Son and Yang. The court claims the writers and their publishers "seriously insulted the dignity" of North Korea by reviewing and interviewing the British authors of a book about life in the country . [Full Article...]

Weather Authority Forecast for Wednesday, August 30

Weather Authority Forecast for Wednesday, August 30 High: Mid 60s - near 70 degrees. Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Wednesday's low in Madison was 54 at 5:19 a.m., 3 degrees below the normal low and 14 degrees above the record low of 40 for August 30, set in 1967. [Full Article...]

Kenya: Election to be repeated after judge cancels result

Kenya: Election to be repeated after judge cancels result President Kenyatta , in a televised address, said that it was "important to respect the rule of law even if you disagree with the Supreme Court ruling". It was the third time in a row that Odinga cried foul, having claimed he was cheated out of rightful victory after losing elections in 2007 and 2013. [Full Article...]

Judge Tosses Most-Serious Charges in Penn State Fraternity Death

Judge Tosses Most-Serious Charges in Penn State Fraternity Death Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey, died of multiple injuries suffered while drunkenly falling multiple times, including twice down a flight of stairs, during hazing activities on the night of February 2 at the fraternity house near the Penn State campus in State College. [Full Article...]

IS Leader Baghdadi Likely Alive — US Military Official

IS Leader Baghdadi Likely Alive — US Military Official Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend said: "We're looking for him every day". "Top-tier commanders from ISIL who are present in Deir az Zor province have confirmed the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, emir of the Islamic State group, to the Observatory", Syrian Observatory of Human Rights director Rami Abdulrahman said in July. [Full Article...]

Senior Tories oddly supportive of Theresa May's plan to stay

Senior Tories oddly supportive of Theresa May's plan to stay Fox is accompanying Prime Minister Theresa May on her current visit to Japan. Theresa May's announcement that she plans to serve as Prime Minister for "the long term" has come as rather a surprise to her party. There have been critical voices today, including former party Chairman Grant Shapps, who compared May's statement to Margaret Thatcher's promise to go "on and on" . [Full Article...]

Police Drag Nurse Outside As She Cries 'I Did Nothing Wrong!'

Police Drag Nurse Outside As She Cries 'I Did Nothing Wrong!' She was arrested after refusing to give the officer vials of blood for an investigation. The video was released Thursday and has since gained national attention, prompting a joint news conference Friday with the city's mayor and police chief. [Full Article...]

The Caleres, Inc. (CAL) Shares Up 7.7% After Earnings Beat

Caleres had a return on equity of 13.80% and a net margin of 2.39%. Caleres said its sales advanced almost 9 percent, to $677 million, besting analysts' forecasts for sales of $668.9 million. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 15th. Caleres , Inc. (CAL ) has an annual dividend of $0.28, while its annual dividend yield is 1.13%. [Full Article...]

56% Americans say Trump 'tearing the country apart'

56% Americans say Trump 'tearing the country apart' On the issue of his conduct, GOP voters also appear to be taking growing exception with some of Trump's more controversial actions. The repeal of Obamacare is a good example. "I traditionally am in the "give the guy a chance" group", David Turner, who works in construction, told the group. Democrats and unaffiliated voters are much more anxious about the Republican president's criticism of Rep... [Full Article...]

GM's August Sales Smash Expectations, Ford Drop Narrower Than Expected

GM's August Sales Smash Expectations, Ford Drop Narrower Than Expected WealthTrust Axiom LLC boosted its position in shares of General Motors by 7.0% in the first quarter. It is trading at $37.27 which is marginally over $35.58, the stock's 50 day moving average and which is just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $35.06. [Full Article...]

Trump donates $1M to Harvey relief efforts

Trump donates $1M to Harvey relief efforts Trump visited Texas last Tuesday and plans to return to the Gulf Coast this weekend. The response doesn't seem to affect the Trump team, as the president has continued to wear his hat in different colors throughout his week while he weighed in on the destruction of Hurricane Harvey . [Full Article...]


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