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Huntsville woman weighs in on move to end DACA

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The protesters gathered at Federal plaza and then marched south to Chicago's federal immigration services headquarters with the streets closed for a time as police redirected traffic. When President Trump announced the end of DACA , protests broke out in several cities. "We have to remember where these children came from and why they came here so young", said Bernacet. Read More »

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Livingston County

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The warning is in effect until 5:30 p.m., the NWS stated. This line of thunderstorms will enter Western New York near the Lake Erie shore and Niagara River between 9 pm and 10 pm. Damaging straight-line winds are the primary threat, but some hail may be possible, the weather service said in its outlook. There is a chance that a few storms may become severe, with isolated damaging wind gusts. Read More »

Sooners Up Two Spots, Cowboys Down One After Opening Weekend

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When Weber is healthy, Williams will be the team's third-string running back. The true freshman from Texas started against the Hoosiers when the coaches decided before the game to sit returning starter Mike Weber because of a lingering hamstring issue unless he was absolutely needed in the game. Read More »

School Apologizes For Telling Students No Trump Shirts

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The River Ridge High School math instructor was caught on video Thursday telling two understudies their President Trump attire was not adequate garments on the grounds that the battle motto has been connected to neo-Nazis in the wake of the brutality in Charlottesville, Va. Read More »

World Cup miracle beckons for Syria, China

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Perhaps indicating rising standards in the region, competition for Asia's 4.5 places at next year's Russia World Cup has been unusually intense, with only Japan and Iran qualified so far. Striker Firas al-Khatib, who was often seen attending fundraising events for the opposition during his years in exile, returned to Damascus last month for the first time in five years, receiving a VIP welcome at the airport. Read More »

University of Waikato continues to climb global rankings

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UW-Madison is ranked as one of the best research universities in the world once again, even better than previous year , according to a new report released Tuesday. It judges research-intensive universities in five categories: teaching (the learning environment), research (volume, income and reputation), citations (research influence), worldwide outlook (staff, students and research) and industry income (knowledge transfer). Read More »

Witness recounts deputy-involved shooting of news photographer

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Monday. Grimm said it was around 10pm when he was taking photographs of a lightning storm passing over the town, about 20 miles north of Dayton. An Ohio sheriff's deputy shot a photographer after apparently mistaking his tripod for a weapon on Monday, September 4, 2017. Read More »

Hurricane Harvey: How subsidised insurance leads to unsafe homes

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The U.S. program that provides nearly all homeowners' flood insurance could face up to $9 billion in claims from Hurricane Harvey , an amount that would exhaust the funding of the federal program that provides the coverage. During flooding in Louisiana a year ago, for example, the agency extended its normal 30-day renewal grace period to 120 days for those in affected areas. Read More »

Local College Prepares to Support Students if DACA is Rescinded

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Trump said permits will continue to be renewed for the next six months, giving Congress a chance to intervene before those now protected lose the right to work and live in the USA lawfully. School administrators, such as Yale College Dean Marvin Chun, and several heads of college also attended the rally , a presence appreciated by members of the student body who were also present. Read More »

Utah police officer who arrested nurse fired from 2nd job

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The fleeing suspect died in the crash. "The conversations I had with the Salt Lake City police initially were progressive, they wanted to walk down a path of positive change". Wubbels was released and not charged. Police have said the lieutenant's actions are also under review. The hospital has announced that law enforcement officers will no longer be allowed in patient care areas. Read More »

Kim Wall Case: Sub Hatch Cover Caused Death - Suspect

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The court on Tuesday ordered a psychiatric evaluation and that Madsen be kept in custody for four weeks. However, Madsen is still pleading not guilty to the charge of manslaughter of Wall on Tuesday, insisting that her body was contact when disposed, according to his lawyer Betina Hald Engmark. Read More »

Lady Gaga postpones Montreal concert after falling ill

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So, naturally, she did what any born-and-bred New Yorker would do, and sent the loyal fans outside her hotel free pizza . As for what Taylor is up to lately, Kinney was seen at her concert in Chicago last weekend, sparking many to believe he was trying to get her back! One set of fans shared pictures of them eating the pizza they had been gifted whilst a Gaga fan account posted a video of the singer signing autographs. Read More »

Colleges try to reassure undocumented students in wake of DACA decision

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All of them face deportation unless Congress is able find a way to address the situation, which it has failed to before, mostly owing to opposition from immigration hawks in the Republican Party. Congress has six months to come up with a solution for permits expiring between now and March 5, 2018. Prominent CEOs in Silicon Valley, including from Facebook , Microsoft and Alphabet, have also decried the move, urging Congress to quickly act to protect "Dreamers". Read More »

PM meets Myanmar President, Rohingya crisis high on agenda

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Some suffered bullet wounds, according to aid agencies. Though Suu Kyi went to college in Delhi, India failed to build on that goodwill when her party came to power in 2016, allowing China to make inroads. Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said after meeting Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka that Jakarta was ready to help Bangladesh in dealing with the crisis. Read More »

Toronto gas prices see two-cent decrease

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The average price of a gallon of gas in Maryland is up to $2.72. The Orange County average price is 13.3 cents more than one week ago, 19.4 cents higher than one month ago and 42.9 cents greater than one year ago. In Fargo, prices ranged from $2.29 to $2.39, and in Crookston, prices ranged from $2.45 to $2.52. Gas prices in the South and Southeast have taken the brunt of Harvey's impact at the gas pump, with consumers paying on average 31 cents more than last week. Read More »

From the Chancellor: We stand with our DACA students, employees

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Late Tuesday, President Trump defended the decision to phase out the DACA program. United States press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has slipped up, referring to Donald Trump as "President Obama " while fronting the media about the dismantling of the Dreamers program . Read More »

Irma reaches Category 4 status, remains a system to watch closely

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A hurricane advisory was issued for the Caribbean Islands Monday as the storm barrelled westward, threatening the region with high-speed winds and torrential rainfall. Now situated in the Atlantic Ocean, Irma's center is forecast to reach Puerto Rico between Wednesday and Thursday morning, according to graphics from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Hurricane Center . Read More »

Local "Dreamer" Reacts to DACA Being Rescinded

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DACA is a program that had protected nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to the USA as children from deportation . The program now benefits an estimated 800,000 people, who are known as Dreamers , in reference to the DREAM Act , which was first proposed, in 2001, to address the quandary presented by undocumented immigrants' children but has not been passed. Read More »

Humane Society seeks homes for 31 pets displaced by fires

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These aren't pets that were displaced in the storm - they were already living in shelters before Harvey. Meanwhile, 43 additional Harvey dogs are set to arrive in Seattle on Wednesday evening, brought here by a Houston-based rescue group called K9Kare Animal Advocates . Read More »

Reichert: Trump DACA decision 'not in American DNA'

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Trump's decision will affect more than 750,000 young people who have obtained work permits through DACA to either study or hold a job. Trump added in a second, retweeted message. "That would be an open-border policy and the American people have rightly rejected that", Sessions said. "And that solution must come from Congress". Read More »

Lawmakers React to DACA Decision

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On news that Trump will end DACA , or the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , her worst fears were realized. " President Trump's decision to end DACA is a deeply shameful act of political cowardice and a despicable assault on innocent young people in communities across America", said Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the House of Representatives. Read More »

Senate Democrats to Trump: No wall, no shutdown

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Congress that it's "critical" to raise the debt ceiling by September 29. "We're going to fund Harvey relief without a doubt, but I think it just sends the wrong message when you start attaching it to the debt ceiling", he said . Read More »

Dreamers at UVA Hope President Trump Keeps the DACA Program

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Some Republican leaders criticizing DACA say the program was put into place by executive order under President Obama and should be voted on by congress . Demonstrators hope their voices will persuade the president to preserve the program , even as the trump administration has signaled it will be phased out in the coming months. Read More »

No. 25 Tennessee holds off Georgia Tech in 2 OTs

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Jordan directed an upset at Virginia Tech last season and rushed for six touchdowns in nine games, attempting just nine passes on the season, but does have experienced running backs in Clinton Lynch (905 all-purpose yards) and J.J Green. It showed mostly on the faces of those Yellow Jackets who practice the art of offense as per the Paul Johnson school. That was the way things stood at the half. Read More »

Pakistan Denounces BRICS Condemnation of Islamabad-Linked Terror Groups

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Similarly, Pakistani foreign minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif cancelled a visit to Washington and said he would be visiting China, Russia and Turkey instead. Surjewala said China did not have moral or legal rights now to stand in the way or to prevent the United Nations from declaring him as an "international terrorist". Read More »

Eagle Creek Fire merges with Indian Creek Fire

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The Bonneville Dam, which provides power to the City of Portland and surrounding areas, is under a Level 1 , or "get ready", evacuation notice. Officials believe the teen and others may have been using fireworks that started the forest fire. Read More »

Air quality improves in Sacramento area as temps cool

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Smoke and ash from wildfires raging across large sections of western OR is "not something to mess with", state environmental authorities said Tuesday, urging millions of people to stay in their homes and avoid prolonged exposure if possible. Read More »

The best pictures from this year's Onam celebrations

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Expats in the UAE celebrate Kerala's most vibrant festival by preparing Onasadya (Onam feast) at home while some others will be ordering it from restaurants. A dancer waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi. Out of these ten days of celebration, Atham and Thiruvonam are the important days. Read More »

No talks of JD(U) joining Union Cabinet: Nitish Kumar

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Earlier in the day, a senior JD (U) leader said that the party has not been informed about its participation in the government. Lalu had said that the JD (U) was not even invited for the swearing-in function at Rashtrapati Bhavan even though some of the JD (U) MPs got new kurta-pyjama stitched for the oath ceremony. Read More »