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Global Media In Irma vs. Mar-a-Lago, the Smart Money's on Trump's House
Author: 0 In Irma vs. Mar-a-Lago, the Smart Money's on Trump's House

Donald Trump's beachfront resort Mar-a-Lago in Florida is bracing itself for a direct hit from Hurricane Irma . Trump received a $17-million insurance payout in 2005 for damage caused by Wilma to the private club. Evacuations are underway in Palm Beach County. Last year, Senecal told the AP that the building, with its meter-thick walls anchored by steel and concrete beams, is "the safest place in the world for a hurricane".

Global Media USA Secures Emphatic Walker Cup Victory
Author: 0 USA Secures Emphatic Walker Cup Victory

Amateur last month at Riviera. It was a big turnaround from two years ago, when Britain and Ireland won 16 1/2-9 1/2 at Royal Lytham & St. Annes. The 18-year-old at the University of OR teamed again with Morikawa to post a 2-up win in Sunday's first foursome against Connor Syme and Paul McBride, but Xiong saw a 2-up lead over Scott Gregory with two holes to play diminish into a singles match that was halved after 18 holes in Sunday afternoon play.

Global Media California challenges Trump's end to young Immigrant program
Author: 0 California challenges Trump's end to young Immigrant program

The suit, filed in federal court in the Northern District of California, alleges that the administration violated the due process provisions of the Constitution as well as federal law. The federal Administrative Procedure Act requires such a change to be made for sound reasons, and for the public to be able to make formal comments on it before it's made into law.

Global Media Delta cancels flights as Irma heads toward Atlanta
Author: 0 Delta cancels flights as Irma heads toward Atlanta

American Airlines is reportedly capping its departure tickets at $99 from September 10 until September 13. A JetBlue spokesman said flights leaving Florida through next Wednesday were sold out. Miami International Airport was forced to cancel all flights on Monday, according to a post on social media by the airport's main account . Overall, more than 13,000 flights have been canceled in Florida and the Caribbean thus far as a result of the storm, according to Flight Aware .

Global Media Nobel Peace Prize Winner Presiding Over Ethnic Cleansing, UN Says
Author: 0 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Presiding Over Ethnic Cleansing, UN Says

The 85-year-old also warned that the effect of her ignorance to the massacre was "too steep". Myanmar needs Ms. Suu Kyi to rediscover her voice. They essentially became stateless . But the native population never considered them as their own. Although not welcomed by local people in many cases, the Chakmas continue to live in various states of the North-East including faraway Arunachal Pradesh.

Global Media Gas prices in MA remain the same this week
Author: 0 Gas prices in MA remain the same this week

October Natural Gas settled at $2.890, down $0.180 or -5.86%. "The national average gasoline price appears to have peaked last week Thursday at $2.67 per gallon and is beginning to slowly decline for the time being". USA natural gas futures retreated last week on worries about the potential impact of Hurricane Irma, which is expected to curtail fuel demand as the storm moves across Florida this week-end.

Global Media Hamas leader in Cairo to discuss Gaza blockade: spokesman
Author: 0 Hamas leader in Cairo to discuss Gaza blockade: spokesman

Hamas head Ismail Haniya is in Cairo for talks with Egyptian officials on the country's blockade on Gaza, which has caused huge misery on Palestinians there. Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said the talks with Egypt will focus on alleviating the blockade and mending a longstanding rift with rival group Fatah, headed by Western-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Global Media Let the travel ban expire, Mr. President
Author: 0 Let the travel ban expire, Mr. President

Such a relationship can arise from a close family member in the United States, or from something like a job offer from an American company or an offer of admission to an American university. But the 9th Circuit last week ruled that refugees a USA resettlement agency has committed to providing services for once they have arrived in the country should be exempt from Trump's order .

Global Media Irma now a tropical storm, but still lashing Florida and Georgia
Author: 0 Irma now a tropical storm, but still lashing Florida and Georgia

There will be heavy rain accumulations into Wednesday in parts of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Mississippi and North Carolina, forecasters said. Warnings of "life-threatening" storm surges remained in place in several areas of south and central Florida, including the heavily populated Tampa Bay region.

Global Media India lodges official complaint with Australia over 'offensive' lamb advert
Author: 0 India lodges official complaint with Australia over 'offensive' lamb advert

The ad, which features religious gods and prophets from different faiths and beliefs coming together to share a BBQ lamb meal , has received complaints about discrimination and vilification on the grounds of religious beliefs. Australia's advertising watchdog has already received a number of complaints about the ad which was released last week. Michele Allan and Managing Director Richard Norton should resign for apparently working against the interests of the organization by upsetting ...

Author: 0 Donald And Melania Trump Lead 9/11 Moment Of Silence

Standing in front of the Pentagon, the site where American Airlines Flight 77 crashed, Trump delivered his first 9/11 anniversary remarks as president of the United States on Monday morning. president said. "Terrorists tried to break our resolve", he said. It is the first time the native New Yorker has observed the anniversary as president.

Global Media Irma expected to weaken to tropical depression by Tuesday afternoon
Author: 0 Irma expected to weaken to tropical depression by Tuesday afternoon

The Fort Worth, Texas, airline canceled all flights at the airport starting on Friday evening in anticipation of Hurricane Irma , along with flights at three other south Florida airports. - Two tornadoes touched down in Brevard County, destroying mobile homes in their path, officials said. No injuries were reported. - Miami streets turned into raging rivers as floodwaters surged, and the city's airport is closed because of significant water damage.

Global Media Google appeals against record €2.4bn European Union antitrust fine
Author: 0 Google appeals against record €2.4bn European Union antitrust fine

Last week, for example, Intel won a partial victory after being granted a review by the European Court of Justice of an appeal against a €1bn antitrust fine levelled against it in 2009. Lobby group FairSearch, whose members include Google rivals such as British shopping comparison site Foundem and USA travel site TripAdvisor, said the European Union decision was sound.

Global Media 18 dead after police convoy attacked in Egypt's Sinai
Author: 0 18 dead after police convoy attacked in Egypt's Sinai

According to the same sources, casualties included a number of high-ranking officers. Four armoured vehicles were destroyed due to roadside bombs and a fifth one carrying signal jamming equipment. The police cordoned off several streets in the area and launched the counter-terrorism operation on Sunday. At least 23 Egyptian soldiers were killed when suicide vehicle bombs tore through two military checkpoints in North Sinai in July, in one of the bloodiest assaults on security forces in ...

Global Media European Union urged to reconsider how it taxes large internet companies
Author: 0 European Union urged to reconsider how it taxes large internet companies

France, Germany, Italy and Spain are all seeking to increase the taxes applied to large tech companies, which now pay obligations based on their profits, and often in a different country. " The amounts raised would aim to reflect some of what these companies should be paying in terms of corporate tax ", the letter stated . The proposed mechanism calls for an "equalization tax" on company turnover which will actually bring the tax to an equal level of the corporate tax in the country where ...

Global Media OIC condemns Myanmar for 'systematic brutal acts' against Rohingya Muslims
Author: 0 OIC condemns Myanmar for 'systematic brutal acts' against Rohingya Muslims

Police fired rubber bullets to break up a mob which stoned the home of a Muslim butcher in central Myanmar, authorities said Monday, as religious tensions rise amid a surge of violence in the west. However, Zaw Htay, the spokesman for State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi , told CNN the government would not be accepting the offer. Human Rights Watch has warned that violence by Myanmar's army against the Rohingya had all the hallmarks of a campaign of "ethnic cleansing", calling on the UN ...

Global Media India, Afghanistan committed to fighting cross-border terrorism
Author: 0 India, Afghanistan committed to fighting cross-border terrorism

At the India-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Council meeting, the two sides are likely to review the entire gamut of relations, including the Indian humanitarian assistance to the embattled nation. He also asserted that his country's friendship with India does not mean hostility to any other country and added that it is not a zero-sum game. "Both countries suffer from terrorism & violent extremism that threaten us & the region's stability, " said Salahuddin Rabbani.

Author: 0 South Korea deploys United States anti-missile launchers amid clashes with protesters

The leaders of South Korea and Japan are holding talks with Putin in Vladivostok on the sidelines of a conference on economic development of Russia's Far East. "The other half is dialogue and negotiation", he said. In an interview with the Russian news agency TASS on Tuesday, Moon said he believes now is not the time for talks and that it is important for the worldwide community to strengthen pressure against North Korea.