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Man kills Kansas woman, injures officers by setting them ablaze, police say

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They say after officers arrived, the suspect threw fuel on Horn and the two officers and set them on fire. A third officer was injured when he tried extinguishing the flames. Around 1:30 Saturday morning Baxter Springs Police responded to a domestic disturbance. As officers arrived, a male suspect threw fuel on a female victim and two officers, catching them on fire. Read More »

Kansas State defeats Baylor, 33-20

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Ertz carried the ball 12 times for 95 yards, including a 15-yard third quarter scoring run to put the Wildcats up 27-13. The Wildcats tipped the balance of their offense in the second half with just five pass attempts compared to 23 rushes. Read More »

Trump Attacks San Juan Mayor Who Criticized Hurricane Response

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On Friday, Cruz had responded on CNN to the comments of Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke , who had said that the response to the disaster was a "good news story". Trump says "they want everything to be done for them when it should be a community effort". Volunteers prepare supplies for those affected by Hurricane Maria in the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Saturday, Sept. Read More »

Eric Reid believes Colin Kaepernick's message has been lost

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I think the national anthem has been taken hostage. I'm not exactly sure what [we will do]. You say "there have been times in my life when I have been comforted, encouraged, stirred by the sight of it". She has 125 caps for the U.S. and has won both the Olympics and the World Cup for her country. The US women's team will play South Korea in two friendlies in October, but Rapinoe isn't expecting any protests before those matches . Read More »

Prof Jagdish Mukhi new Assam Guv

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Dr Mishra (born on July 20, 1939) would be replacing Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya, who is also the Governor of Nagaland. Jagdish Mukhi will take the place of Mr Purohit as the Assam governor. Jagdish Mukhi, who until now was the Lt. governor for Andaman and Nicobar Islands has been elevated and is appointed the new Governor of Assam. Meanwhile, governor Rao administered the oath of office to Edappadi K. Read More »

Oklahoma State improves to 4-1 with shootout win vs. Texas Tech

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The Cowboys stopped Texas Tech on three downs to start the game, then got the ball and marched 68 yards in 7 plays, with Mason Rudolph passing over the middle to James Washington for a 14-yard touchdown and a 7-0 lead. The loss is Texas Tech's first of 2017 and the team's ninth straight loss to Oklahoma State. Ammendola missed a 22-yard field goal on OSU's third drive, keeping the score tied at 7 at the end of the first quarter. Read More »

Vettel sees Singapore start crash 'part of racing'

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Sauber F1 Team driver Marcus Ericsson is "recharged" after recording his fourth DNF of the season last time out at the Singapore Grand Prix. The conditions that come with the race are notorious for creating a racing nightmare for drivers on the Formula One circuit, in temperatures of usually over 30 degrees Celsius with the cockpit's atmosphere often reaching 50. Read More »

Rihanna pleads with Donald Trump: "Don't let your people die"

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FEMA says they've already delivered aid to nearly every municipality on the island. Trump is scheduled to visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday along with First Lady Melania Trump . President Trump lashed out on Twitter after criticism from San Juan's mayor. Cruz was referring to a remark by acting US Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke , head of the parent department for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, who said on Thursday she was satisfied with the disaster response so ... Read More »

Iraqi military preparing to take control of Kurdish borders

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Iraq has planned to take control of the autonomous Kurdistan's border "in coordination" with Iran and Turkey , the Iraqi Defense Ministry said, Friday (9/29/2017). Iraq's Transport Ministry ordered worldwide airlines to halt service to Irbil and the Kurdish city of Sulaimaniyah beginning Friday evening. As such, Baghdad has blocked worldwide flights to the Kurdish region known as Kurdistan , and Iraq's parliament has requested that Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi slap ... Read More »

FIGURE SKATING/ N. Korea pair qualify for Pyeongchang 2018

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The boycott came after the International Olympic Committee rejected an unofficial bid by North Korea to co-host the 1988 Games. Ryom, 18, and Kim, 25, could become the first North Koreans to compete at an Olympics hosted by South Korea. And if just taking to the ice was an achievement in itself, going on to win the Olympic qualifying competition takes this accolade to a whole new level. Read More »

Cross-Kashmir Border Clash Kills Pakistani Soldier, 2 Civilians

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The National Security Committee (NSC) on Friday said the United States policy on Afghanistan will be deliberated upon but made it clear that Kashmir and Afghanistan were among the cardinal points of the foreign policy of Pakistan and no external pressure would be entertained in this regard. Read More »

Boris Johnson is Tories' top choice to succeed Theresa May, poll reveals

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Mr Johnson has enjoyed a resurgence in support after releasing a Brexit blueprint in a move that was viewed to have boxed in the prime minister ahead of her speech in Florence. Mrs May must make clear that British courts must no longer be bound by European Court of Justice rulings after the moment of withdrawal and that the United Kingdom will be free to negotiate, sign and implement trade deals with other countries during the transitional phase, the group argues. Read More »

Hurricane Maria Relief Food Drive for Puerto Rico

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Daddy Yankee is originally from Puerto Rico and he was invited to a CNN show to talk about the critical situation after the region became the target of Hurricane Maria , who struck Puerto Rico with a hardly imagined intensity. "Right now everybody is trying to rebuild the country, waiting for help". He said he hasn't heard from them since the Hurricane hit the island. Cases of water, boxes of food and supplies Giselle Irizzary and her family collected to send to San Juan and Aguada, ... Read More »

Thousands Turn Out For 6th Annual March For Choice

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Consequently, thousands of Irish women are forced to travel overseas if they wish to terminate a pregnancy, a fact opponents say is unfair to low-income and working women who can't afford to do so, or risk losing their jobs if they take the time off. Read More »

US State Department Issues Cuba Travel Warning

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The attacks of an unknown nature have targeted at least 21 United States embassy staff in Havana over the past few months. The attacks began earlier this year and continued as late as August. We have no reports that private U.S. citizens have been affected, but the attacks are known to have occurred in U.S. diplomatic residences and hotels frequented by U.S. Read More »

Trump official, in Puerto Rico, in tempest of her own making

On Thursday, Trump announced that he and First Lady Melania Trump would visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday. What the Congress has done, what the president of the United States has done, what the judicial system has done, is they have unveiled to everyone, the worldwide community and everyone in Puerto Rico, that we are a colony of the United States. Read More »

Texas govt provides Houston with 50 mln dollars for Harvey recovery

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In early September, Abbott said a special session of the Legislature wasn't necessary to deal with the response to Hurricane Harvey, but in a Monday interview with The Texas Tribune , Turner said the lack of immediate state funding for relief efforts was forcing him to push for the tax hike. Read More »

Congressman Scalise credits power of prayer for his shooting recovery

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His ability to return to the House "starts with God", Scalise said. Scalise and fellow Republican House members along with staffers and others were practicing June 14 for the annual Congressional Baseball Game, which is played for charity, when James Hodgkinson from IL, who was targeting the group, opened fire. Read More »

'We Are Dying': In Puerto Rico, A Mayor Begs For Help

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San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz rejects that view and she's pressing Trump to "make sure somebody is in charge that is up to the task of saving lives". That assessment has not yet taken place in Puerto Rico, Booher said. The Trump administration has given Puerto Rico's government "whatever we ask for" in the immediate aftermath of the hurricane, Rossello said. Read More »

Juncker: Miracle needed for progress on Brexit talks

If Mr Barnier agrees "sufficient progress" has been made between the two sides then, he could recommend EU leaders agree move talks on to their next phase when they meet for a European Council summit on October 19th. Juncker's remarks during the unofficial EU Summit in the Estonian capital did not let anyone think that there are still chances for the United Kingdom withdrawal from the EU talks progress to allow negotiations enter the next phase. Read More »

USA lead Presidents Cup

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The Americans had a chance to win the final match of the day but Phil Mickelson , who was paired with Kevin Kisner, missed a six-foot putt on the 18th hole that ended up halving the match with the worldwide team of Jason Day and Marc Leishman . Read More »

Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

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New York State Common Retirement Fund raised its stake in Sealed Air Corporation by 3.2% through out the Fiscal Q2. Global X Management Co. Moreover, Southport Limited has 5.55% invested in Air Lease Corp (NYSE:AL) for 55,343 shares. Barclays Capital upgraded Sealed Air Corp (NYSE:SEE) on Friday, January 8 to "Overweight" rating. Gratia Capital, LLC claims 95,243 shares valued at $4,263,000. Read More »

Won't allow bullet train: Raj

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We will also give a deadline to throw out illegal hawkers from station bridges. "On 5th October I will lead a Morcha to Western railway Headquarter at Churchgate and ask them questions about their infrastructure", he said. "If it is not complied with, then we'll act on our own", Thackeray threatened. Criticising the bullet train project initiated by Modi, Thackeray said that in place of implementing the improvement plan for the railway infrastructure, the project of bullet train was ... Read More »

US Notes China's Policy Shift on N. Korea

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The visit comes at a time when North Koreans say ordinary people are tired of anti-American propaganda. The UN Security Council resolution states that exports of crude oil to North Korea can not exceed the amount that was exported for a year prior to the resolution's adoption, but the Chinese government's notice only says that "condensed oil does not include crude oil". Read More »

Gasly feels sorry for Kvyat before F1 debut

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Unfortunately it is happening that I am going to take his seat. But I'm pretty sure we will see him back on the grid at some point maybe. "At the moment I don't know how many races I will do in F1, there is nothing confirmed", said Gasly. Read More »

Pak seeks to ban party backed by Hafiz Saeed

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The notice claimed that Saeed is "respected as a deeply religious and devout Muslim". Speaking at Asia Society seminar in New York, Pakistan's foreign minister said these people had been invited in the 'White House .' He said, "Don't blame us for the Haqqanis and don't blame us for the JuD chief". Read More »