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Why Hasn't Trump Ordered the Military to Puerto Rico?

Why Hasn't Trump Ordered the Military to Puerto Rico? Col. Jamie Davis said on September 27, according to the Pentagon, that due to the "changing scope and conditions" in Puerto Rico , the USA military is moving from a short-term sea-based response to a "predominantly land-based effort created to provide robust, longer term support". [Full Article...]

Taliban target Mattis' plane at Kabul airport; woman killed

Taliban target Mattis' plane at Kabul airport; woman killed Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a tweet that the "military section of the Kabul airport was hit with missiles; target was plane of U.S. "The sooner the Taliban recognize they can not win with bombs, the sooner the killing will end", he said. Stoltenberg said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is aware of "the cost of staying in Afghanistan, but the cost of leaving would be even hi... [Full Article...]

North Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after USA bomber flight: Yonhap

North Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after USA bomber flight: Yonhap North Korea has enough conventional artillery trained on the greater Seoul area, home to 25 million people as well as several large American military bases, to cause widespread devastation before the American and South Korean militaries can respond. [Full Article...]

Neil Gorsuch speech at Trump hotel draws protests

Neil Gorsuch speech at Trump hotel draws protests Speaking amid the crystal chandeliers of an ornate hotel conference room, Gorsuch didn't allude to the controversy. Scalia has since been replaced by another conservative, Republican President Donald Trump's appointee Neil Gorsuch , who legal experts believe would be sympathetic toward the challenge and likely to rule against the IL law. [Full Article...]

North Korea owns dozens more submarines than South

Moon also said Seoul should aim for the "early takeover" of the wartime operational control (OPCON) from the U.S. The United States and South Korea are technically still at war with North Korea after the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended in a truce and not a peace treaty. [Full Article...]

Woman reunites with family in Manchester after leaving Puerto Rico

For now, Arroyo worries many will fall sick or die because they can't get the help they need. We were lucky enough to speak to our family, who got limited cell service, and they are holding up and they're all right, but it's a gritted- teeth smile, if that makes any sense. [Full Article...]

Iraq Threatens To Cut Off Kurdish Region's Airports After Independence Vote

Iraq Threatens To Cut Off Kurdish Region's Airports After Independence Vote A large number of foreigners working in Erbil were leaving the city on Thursday for fear of being stranded with only a visa issued by the Kurdish authorities and not recognized by Baghdad. The region is landlocked between Iran , Turkey, Syria, and the rest of Iraq. The PKK has been waging an insurgency in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast since the 1980s, but also has bases across the border in... [Full Article...]

STX France: a shared ownership but Italy's Fincantieri takes the helm

STX France: a shared ownership but Italy's Fincantieri takes the helm Macron, speaking alongside Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni in the French city of Lyon, called the French-Italian shipyard agreement a "win-win deal" aimed at "creating a world champion in the naval field". The French state will hold 34.34%, Naval Group will have 10%, STX local suppliers -3.66% and STX staff - 2%. France will pay particular attention to Fincantieri's compliance with: the rules of... [Full Article...]

Speaker says $7b in relief will help Puerto Rico

Speaker says $7b in relief will help Puerto Rico The law was put in place in 1920 and makes it twice as expensive to ship things from the USA mainland to Puerto Rico as it is to ship from any other port in the world. Advocates who pressed for the waiver have said it could get desperately needed supplies delivered to the island more quickly and at less cost. However, critics of the Jones Act have since argued that it may be hampering US b... [Full Article...]

Arizona basketball allegedly offered recruit $150K; 'Book' Richardson paid another $15K

Arizona basketball allegedly offered recruit $150K; 'Book' Richardson paid another $15K Court documents show that the U.S. Attorney and Federal Bureau of Investigation had been investigating the illegal influence of bribes on coaches and players since 2015. In a phone conversation recorded by the FBI, Dawkins told Sood and an undercover agent that "the path to securing commitments from college athletes was through assistant coaches ... [Full Article...]

Iraq Gave Three Days to Kurdistan to Hand Over Control of Airports

Iraq Gave Three Days to Kurdistan to Hand Over Control of Airports Regarding the decision of closing the airspace on the Kurdistan Region, the statement said that the decision is not compatible with the global law and the Chicago Convention on worldwide Civil Aviation which does not allow politicizing the operation of the airports. [Full Article...]

Maine Governor: I'll Fire Any Sheriff Who Defies ICE

Maine Governor: I'll Fire Any Sheriff Who Defies ICE Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials to hold prisoners in jail beyond their scheduled release. Gov. Paul LePage issued his letter Tuesday to all 16 sheriffs in ME, after sheriffs in York and Cumberland counties said they would no longer honor requests for detention from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. [Full Article...]

Cohn 'Can't Guarantee Anything' On Potential Middle Class Tax Hike

Cohn 'Can't Guarantee Anything' On Potential Middle Class Tax Hike That family could expect something in the neighborhood of $650,000 - I'm sorry $650 to a $1,000 tax decrease. The populists were nowhere in sight during the crafting of President Donald Trump's tax bill, and that's reflected in every measure. [Full Article...]

England name 16-man squad for the Ashes 2017-18

England name 16-man squad for the Ashes 2017-18 Vince was quoted by espncricinfo as saying, "Until the last few days and reading a couple of articles in the papers I hadn't really considered it". Ballance will be joined on the tour by Ben Stokes , who keeps his place as vice-captain despite his arrest in Bristol on Monday. [Full Article...]

Arista Networks, Inc. (ANET) Raised to Overweight at Morgan Stanley

Arista Networks, Inc. (ANET) Raised to Overweight at Morgan Stanley Arista Networks's revenue was up 50.8% compared to the same quarter past year. A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Twin Tree Management has an ownership of 8,601 stocks of the technology firms shares valued $1,288,000 following purchasing an extra 8,166 shares through out the quarter. [Full Article...]

USA general says scrapping Iran nuclear pact would make future deals tough

USA general says scrapping Iran nuclear pact would make future deals tough President Donald Trump claimed in a message posted on Twitter Saturday. Trump has hinted he is unlikely to do so. "We can not let a murderous regime continue these destabilizing activities while building unsafe missiles, and we can not abide by an agreement if it provides cover for the eventual construction of a nuclear program", he said . [Full Article...]

Rick Pitino Identified As "Coach 2"

Rick Pitino Identified As While it's unclear how the leave will impact Pitino's contract , Postel said the university's "goal in all processes is to honor the contracts of our employees and to honor the university's HR policies". Pitino's son, Richard, who now coaches the Minnesota Golden Gophers , has since released a statement of his own , via ESPN . Dieng said none of the allegations cast a cloud over the tit... [Full Article...]

Price to repay taxpayers for private jet use

Price to repay taxpayers for private jet use An inspector general and a House committee are already looking at the conduct, and HHS is also conducting an internal review. The statement from Price comes a day after Trump said he was " not happy " with the secretary about the trips. [Full Article...]

Hurricane Lee is now the 5th major hurricane in 2017

Hurricane Lee is now the 5th major hurricane in 2017 Hurricane Lee has maximum sustained winds at 110 miles per hour and is moving north at 9 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. The storm, which is moving across the North Atlantic on course for the United Kingdom, is expected to weaken as it leaves tropical waters but forecasters are still predicting strong winds and heavy rain to batter parts of the country. [Full Article...]

U.S. denies request for Puerto Rico shipping waiver

U.S. denies request for Puerto Rico shipping waiver Medical experts said they were concerned about a looming public health crisis posed by the island's crippled water and sewage treatment system. Now critics say it's making it hard to get critical supplies into Puerto Rico. Critics of the act say it is limiting the delivery of potential aid to Puerto Rico by foreign vessels and will drive up prices for people on the island. [Full Article...]


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