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School apologizes after teacher bans students from wearing 'MAGA' shirts

School apologizes after teacher bans students from wearing 'MAGA' shirts The incident happened August 31 at River Ridge High School in Cherokee County - north of Atlanta - and it was all captured on video. The math teacher "erroneously told two students their shirts with campaign slogans were not permitted in class", reads a statement from the school district. [Full Article...]

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Livingston County

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Livingston County A band of heavy rain with lightning strikes moved into downtown Reading shortly after 5:30 p.m. The NWS reported the severe thunderstorm will be near New Fairfield around 5:25 p.m. This includes Interstate 90 between exits 49 and 48. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm are in store for Long Island for much of the day Wednesday , forecasters said. [Full Article...]

Asian World Cup qualifying goes down to the wire

Asian World Cup qualifying goes down to the wire Those dreams were dashed in Tehran when Al Soma struck deep into injury time to slot the ball between the legs of Alireza Beiranvand and give the Syrians a point that took them into third place on goal difference. If they beat Qatar handily, and South Korea and Iran win against Uzbekistan and Syria respectively, 77th-ranked China can celebrate a major boost in their grand plan to becom... [Full Article...]

Court rejects Hungary, Slovakia migrant relocation case

Court rejects Hungary, Slovakia migrant relocation case Szijjarto said Hungary will continue to put emphasis on the defense of the EU's external borders and said it is time for the European Union to abandon the "unsuccessful" relocation scheme. She called on European Union nations to "show solidarity with each other, and with asylum-seekers who are seeking protection in Europe". Under global and European law, countries are required to grant asylum ... [Full Article...]

DACA program rescinded as protesters rally

DACA program rescinded as protesters rally DACA , or the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals program , was started under President Obama . We spoke to Morales at the offices of ISAIAH, where she works helping other immigrants. DACA supporters reject those claims. Earlier this year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, said he was "sympathetic" to people who had been given protections under DACA... [Full Article...]

Oxford and Cambridge top university list

Oxford and Cambridge top university list While Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has been ranked the highest among all the other Indian universities, it ranks in the 251-300 slot. Baty further added that India's flagship IISc is slipping downwards whereas on the other hand many leading universities in other Asian countries are rising. [Full Article...]

Over 7000 Indian-Americans Affected As Donald Trump Scraps Scheme Protecting Immigrants

Over 7000 Indian-Americans Affected As Donald Trump Scraps Scheme Protecting Immigrants In the five years since the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was enacted, almost 800,000 young undocumented immigrants have been allowed to stay in the country. "I think it's pretty hard for them to go back", new US immigrant Peter Liu said . The remarks represented Trump's first in-person comments on his decision to end the Obama-era DACA program, which his Attorney Genera... [Full Article...]

Schneider Electric and AVEVA to finally merge in £3bn deal

Schneider Electric and AVEVA to finally merge in £3bn deal Cambridge-based Aveva , meanwhile, will pay a further £100 million or 156p per share to shareholders on completion of the deal and the combined company will retain Aveva's United Kingdom listing. Aveva will get around 858 pence per share, or £550 million in cash, from the French company and the tie-up would be completed around the end of 2017. [Full Article...]

US Flood-Insurance Program Faces $9 Billion Harvey Hit, Exhausting Funds

US Flood-Insurance Program Faces $9 Billion Harvey Hit, Exhausting Funds That's why total cost to fix damages from Harvey , which made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane Friday night, will likely be much higher. Hunter expects flood damage alone from the storm to cost at least $35 billion, about what Katrina cost. [Full Article...]

US May Not Leave JCPOA If Iran Declared Non-Compliant: Haley

US May Not Leave JCPOA If Iran Declared Non-Compliant: Haley Haley outlined possible scenarios for leaving the deal, including one that involves essentially deferring a decision to Congress, which under USA law oversees Iranian compliance with the deal. Late last month, Ali Akbar Velayati, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's foreign policy adviser, said the Americans were dreaming to think they could visit Iran's nuclear sites. [Full Article...]

Prosecutors reveal how Swedish journalist Kim Wall died aboard a submarine

Prosecutors reveal how Swedish journalist Kim Wall died aboard a submarine Peter Madsen said 30-year-old Kim Wall then dropped to the floor and bled from an open skull fracture. Madsen's testimony, read by the prosecutor, said the Swedish journalist died after she slipped and was struck by a 154-pound hatch cover, while the two were aboard the submarine on the evening of August 1. [Full Article...]

Britain hopes to work closely with European Union on research after Brexit

Britain hopes to work closely with European Union on research after Brexit But it will reassure those who believe the immigration level to Britain - which peaked at more than 330,000 past year - is much too high. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon told the BBC that the government position hadn't been agreed yet. The document was leaked an hour after Brexit Secretary David Davis was laughed at in the Commons for saying no-one had claimed European Union negotiations wo... [Full Article...]

Nicola Sturgeon laying out plans for Scottish government

Nicola Sturgeon laying out plans for Scottish government So there were a lot of people waiting to be underwhelmed by the First Minister's legislative programme yesterday. Scotland has set out plans to phase out the sale of cars powered exclusively by petrol or diesel by 2032 - eight years ahead of the timescale proposed for the rest of the UK . [Full Article...]

Protest fury as Trump dismantles young immigrant programme

Protest fury as Trump dismantles young immigrant programme Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson vowed to sue President Donald Trump over his cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program. "I'm here to fight for my family, my friends and my community", said Vasquez. Mr Sessions said the administration would stop accepting new applications for DACA and Congress would have six months to pass a new version before officials stopp... [Full Article...]

Irma Becomes an Extremely Dangerous Category 5 Hurricane

Irma Becomes an Extremely Dangerous Category 5 Hurricane Hurricane Irma hit maximum sustained winds of 180 miles per hour Tuesday morning, and hit 185 miles per hour by the afternoon. From the Associated Press: SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Hurricane Irma strengthened into a unsafe Category 5 storm this morning as it roared toward the northeast Caribbean on a path that could take it to the United States . [Full Article...]

Modi arrives in Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis

Modi arrives in Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis Some suffered bullet wounds, according to aid agencies. The Myanmarese president and Suu Kyi had visited India a year ago. It is the starting point of the much-delayed $484-million Kaladan multi-modal transport projects that aim to connect Myanmar to India. [Full Article...]

Ann Coulter Slams President Trump Over DACA and Border Wall

Ann Coulter Slams President Trump Over DACA and Border Wall Brown University President Christina Paxson also issued a statement , calling the end of DACA "wrong". "Obviously, there's lots of kids out there that are going to be punished by this president taking away their ability to work and live and go to school in the only country that they know and love", he said . [Full Article...]

Minnesotans Feel Impact Of Harvey At The Pump

Minnesotans Feel Impact Of Harvey At The Pump The national average was $2.45 as of Friday, the highest recorded price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline so far this year, according to AAA Carolinas. "At its peak, Harvey shuttered 27 percent of US processing capacity". That means the US lost 17 percent of its refining capacity, and the nation is still recovering. [Full Article...]

Missouri Hospital Association reacts to Utah nurse video, encourages hospital policy dialogue

Missouri Hospital Association reacts to Utah nurse video, encourages hospital policy dialogue Police body-camera video shows Wubbels calmly explaining that she could not allow a blood draw from a patient who hadn't been arrested or consented, unless police had a warrant. She said she feels betrayed by the police, university police and hospital security, that Payne was aggressive toward her from the beginning of their interaction, and that no one protected her. [Full Article...]

Schools zones in effect as students return to classes

Schools zones in effect as students return to classes North Bay Police Service will be monitoring traffic and enforcing the rules of the road along school bus routes, in reduced-speed community safety zones where the limit is 40 kilometres per hour, and at school crossings used by children and aided by crossing guards. [Full Article...]


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