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SEMO Red Cross deploys additional volunteers to Houston for disaster assistance

SEMO Red Cross deploys additional volunteers to Houston for disaster assistance

Estimates indicate at least 32,000 people sought refuge in more than 230 Red Cross and partner shelters across Texas Tuesday night. In Louisiana , one shelter is open where eight people spent Saturday night. "We are grateful to all of the Red Cross disaster workers from right here in New Jersey who are leaving their families and heading to Texas to help". Consulte Mais Informação

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Jordan and Iraq re-open Karameh-Turabil border crossing

Jordan and Iraq re-open Karameh-Turabil border crossing

Iraqi officials said Wednesday that the highway linking the border with Baghdad is safe, with security provided by Iraqi troops since late a year ago. Jordan hopes the reopening of the route will revive exports to Iraq, once the kingdom's main export market, accounting for nearly a fifth of domestic exports or about US$1.2 billion (S$1.63 billion) a year, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Consulte Mais Informação

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Iam8bit Offers Limited Edition Reproduction of Street Fighter II for $100

Iam8bit Offers Limited Edition Reproduction of Street Fighter II for $100

This is a very limited collector's item. It is not just for show either, and is fully functional for any working Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) lying around. The package will also include a restored version of Street Fighter 2's original instruction booklet and secret "retro pack-in surprises". Previous iam8bit releases have sold out following their introduction, so if this latest product is something you want, you might want to preorder it sooner rather than later. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vigil held in Black River Falls in memory of North Dakota woman

Vigil held in Black River Falls in memory of North Dakota woman

It was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office in St. Paul for an autopsy because the body was recovered in Minnesota. A full report is not expected for weeks. When they were arrested, they had a healthy baby with them they told police was Greywind's child. Hoehn alleged Crews presented him with an infant baby girl and said: "This is our baby, this is our family". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump's focus on jobs could give him a tax reform win

Trump's focus on jobs could give him a tax reform win

Trump reiterated his longstanding call for slashing US corporate tax rate to 15 percent from 35 percent at a time when lawmakers believe they could be lucky to bring it down to 25 percent. "And if she doesn't do it for you, you have to vote her out of office". But when Trump touches down in Missouri Wednesday, "don't expect to see any specific rates like that", officials said on the Tuesday call. Consulte Mais Informação

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" Trump ataca liberdade de imprensa", diz alto comissário da ONU

As críticas feitas pelo presidente dos Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, equivalem a um ataque contra a liberdade de imprensa e podem incitar violência contra jornalistas, disse o chefe de direitos humanos da ONU nesta quarta-feira. O alto comissário da ONU para os Direitos Humanos recorda o caso para sublinhar que saudações nazis, suásticas, insultos anti-semitas e racistas "não têm lugar nos Estados Unidos" nem no resto do mundo. Consulte Mais Informação

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BC First Nations chief charged with sexual offence involving minor

BC First Nations chief charged with sexual offence involving minor

A statement said assistant deputy attorney general Peter Juk appointed the lawyer to the case on Monday because he believed it was "in the public interest" to do so. That lawsuit required William to rally all six Tsilhqot'in Nation to sign on, before the claim could go to court. The decision supports Tsilhqot'in title to a 438-square kilometre section of land in the Chilcotin region, but says title is not absolute and economic development can still proceed where title is established, as long ... Consulte Mais Informação

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