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California Wildfires Blamed For 17 Deaths; High Winds Forecast

California Wildfires Blamed For 17 Deaths; High Winds Forecast

A ring of flames closed around the Sacramento region this week , as almost two dozen wind-whipped wildfires stampeded across Northern California and left public safety officials searching for new superlatives to describe a fearsome trend. "It's not going to be anywhere what we saw", said Brian Garcia, a meteorologist with the weather service. President Trump has issued a major disaster declaration; the Federal Emergency Management Agency is providing federal disaster assistance to California ... Consulte Mais Informação

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PNP, NBI welcome PDEA lead in drug war

PNP, NBI welcome PDEA lead in drug war

NBI Director Dante Gierran said the President's order will allow them to focus on the government's campaign against corruption and other issues. "So ang nangyari po, na-degrade 'yung street distribution networks nung mga drug lords (What happened was the street distribution networks of the drug lords have been degraded) so we now target higher echelons of the syndicates as well as their protectors in government", Abella said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman, 100, Tied in Deadly Home Invasion Escapes, Calls Cops

Woman, 100, Tied in Deadly Home Invasion Escapes, Calls Cops

It breaks my heart to see my uncle died". Waldiman Thompson is now dead. At about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, police were called to the couple's Brooklyn home after the wife freed herself and called 911. Grose said the Thompsons had been married for decades, and now Ethlin Brumley will be without her partner. PIX11's sources say the couple may have been targeted since they were landloards. Consulte Mais Informação

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Artisan Partners Limited Partnership Has $141.097 Million Position in IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC)

About 2.68 million shares traded. Hendley & Co Inc increased its stake in Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) by 136.52% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sold All: 43 Reduced: 117 Increased: 70 New Position: 53. 132 funds opened positions while 703 raised stakes. 319,000 are owned by Gmt Corporation. Van Berkom & Associates Inc. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan nominates former CJP as judge in Jadhav case in ICJ

Pakistan nominates former CJP as judge in Jadhav case in ICJ

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) announced on Wednesday that the ICJ would now notify India about the nomination of Justice Jillani as the judge ad hoc in the Jadhav case. He served as Chief Justice from December 11, 2013 to July 5, 2014. Under Article 13 of the ICJ, Pakistan can send an ad-hoc judge. The ICJ, located at the Peace Palace in The Hague, has set Pakistan a deadline of Dec 13, by which it has to submit its counter-pleadings against India's memorial. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google Opinion Rewards finally launches for iOS

Previously limited to Android, the app pays users to complete surveys that are 10 questions or less. Google has spent the past few years slowly rolling out Opinion Rewards across various countries. This Paypal will be linked to the app before you start earning. Covering everything from app usage to the TV shows you like, the surveys are varied and come from a range of companies that have asked Google to conduct research on their behalf. Consulte Mais Informação

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$1.49 EPS Expected for NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

$1.49 EPS Expected for NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

It fall, as 0 investors sold Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc. shares while 5 reduced holdings. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $149.78. The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Hold" on Monday, June 19. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 10 by Cowen & Co. (NASDAQ:PPSI) on Sunday, August 13 with "Buy" rating. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dutch students win 3000 km solar-powered vehicle race for seventh time

The US' University of Michigan "Novum" finished just under two hours behind in second place ahead of Belgium's Punch Powertrain, which completed the race half an hour later. Nuon team manager Sander Koot said drivers were forced to adjust their strategy after encountering wind gusts of up to 60 km per hour (37 miles per hour) to profit from the winds as if a sailing ship. Consulte Mais Informação

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Feds shortlists nine 'superclusters' for $950M in funding

Feds shortlists nine 'superclusters' for $950M in funding

The finalists come from different regions of the country and Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains said the proposals focus on fast-growing areas like artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing and clean technology. Tackle global challenges of energy intensity, water use, and environmental footprint through collaborative innovation, initiate export pathways and create new skilled jobs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Justin Trudeau's Essay on Raising His Kids to Be Feminists

Justin Trudeau's Essay on Raising His Kids to Be Feminists

The essay was published on October 11 to mark the International Day of the Girl. "But some of the most important work I do is not as a political leader, but as a parent". Mr Trudeau writes: "I was talking about teaching Ella that she can be anything she wants to be". "It's 2017, yet in Canada and around the world, women and girls still face violence, discrimination, stereotypes that limit them and unequal opportunities that keep them from achieving their dreams", he wrote. Consulte Mais Informação

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Betsy Devos Scheduled To Visit McMinnville High School

Betsy Devos Scheduled To Visit McMinnville High School

Administrators in McMinnville said the stop was added just a few days ago, and details were still being worked out. "Secretary DeVos' visit is meant to provide an opportunity for staff and students to tell their story". The visit is closed to the general public, despite the location being at a public high school. She has drawn controversy, most recently for a policy shifts on how colleges respond to campus sexual assault . Consulte Mais Informação

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Pak Senate passes resolution against law aiding Nawaj Sharif

The resolution, presented by Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Aitzaz Ahsan, stated that a person, who is not eligible to become a member of the Parliament or has been disqualified, can not lead any political party, Geo News reported. He said the legislation passed by the parliament was aimed to strike down the law introduced by another military dictator. In September, an amendment to the Election Act 2017 sailed through the parliament paving the way for deposed prime minister Nawaz ... Consulte Mais Informação

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United States maneuvers bombers over Korea, Trump considers recourse

United States maneuvers bombers over Korea, Trump considers recourse

Trump is being unpredictable, he continued, which is "essential". Trump has engaged in an escalating war of words with North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un, trading insults amid rising tensions between the two nuclear-armed rivals. In May, South Korea said a large amount of data had been stolen and that North Korea may have instigated the cyber-attack - but gave no details of what was taken. Consulte Mais Informação

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