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Coalition Airstrikes Move to Block Transfer of ISIS Fighters, Civilians

Coalition Airstrikes Move to Block Transfer of ISIS Fighters, Civilians

After a weeklong offensive by the Lebanese army, the Syrian government and Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, more than 300 ISIS fighters and about as many of their relatives withdrew from their enclave on the Syria-Lebanon border. Hezbollah - a Shia Muslim political and military organization in Lebanon which the United States has designated a terrorist organization - had brokered an agreement with IS militants, giving them a safe passage from an enclave on the Syrian border with Lebanon to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Arkema diz não ter como evitar incidente químico no Texas

Arkema diz não ter como evitar incidente químico no Texas

A delegacia da região de Harris disse em sua conta no Twitter que um agente foi levado para o hospital, e que nove outros foram para hospitais por conta própria por precaução. A fábrica produz peróxidos orgânicos para serem utilizados na produção de resinas plásticas, tintas, entre outros produtos. "Peróxidos orgânicos são extremamente inflamáveis e, como acordado com autoridades públicas, o melhor curso de ação é deixar o fogo se desgastar sozinho", disse a empresa. Consulte Mais Informação

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Newspaper: Sharif arrives in London to see ailing wife

Newspaper: Sharif arrives in London to see ailing wife

According to the PML-N, Mr Sharif will stay in London for at least 10 days. "However, he may extend his stay for more days depending on Begum Kulsoom's reports", Rashid said. Kalsoom Nawaz was diagnosed with throat cancer on August 22 after she went to London for an unexpected checkup on August 17. "Sharif may not return to the country to face NAB corruption references in which he can not evade punishment", Khan's party spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry said. Consulte Mais Informação

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RNC Chief Of Staff Resigns To Take Post At Chamber Of Commerce

RNC Chief Of Staff Resigns To Take Post At Chamber Of Commerce

Prior to her role at the RNC, Armstrong was the Chief Executive Officer of the 58 Presidential Inaugural Committee and was VP of the 2016 Republican National Convention. RNC officials say Armstrong's departure comes as the committee, under Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, has undergone turnover after the 2016 election, which included several RNC staff moving to the White House. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Eases Restrictions on Fuel Use to Minimize Storm-related Shortages

US Eases Restrictions on Fuel Use to Minimize Storm-related Shortages

However, making summertime-grade gasoline can cost oil refiners several cents a gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration. Pruitt said in a letter to governors and District Mayor Muriel E. "In effect, we are requesting that EPA end the summer RVP control season a few weeks early so that ethanol can more effectively help with the current fuel supply emergency". Consulte Mais Informação

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US Coast Guard Rescues Over 4300 People in Texas Amid Harvey Flooding

US Coast Guard Rescues Over 4300 People in Texas Amid Harvey Flooding

The crew boarded a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules airplane on Monday. The storm, now centered off the Gulf Coast, is expected to move inland again, according to The National Hurricane Center and The Associated Press. As the remnants of Hurricane Harvey continue to drench Texas, causing epic flooding, 38 Great Lakes Coastguardsmen and women have been sent to help with rescue efforts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Águas sujas e ratazanas mortas levam à interdição da praia — Carcavelos

Águas sujas e ratazanas mortas levam à interdição da praia — Carcavelos

De acordo com o comandante da capitania do Porto de Cascais, ouvido pela rádio TSF, houve "um galgamento dos açudes colocados nas ribeiras que se encontram na zona", devido às fortes chuvas que se fizeram sentir esta semana. Amanhã, serão conhecidos os resultados das análises feitas pela Agência Portuguesa do Ambiente e pela Câmara Municipal de Cascais à qualidade da água. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two deaths lead to calls for more social housing

Two deaths lead to calls for more social housing

It is understood that the man had been sleeping rough, and the coroner had announced earlier today that he did not suspect foul play. ICHH CEO, Anthony Flynn, said: "This was a tragic but preventable accident". Homelessness volunteers are holding a candle-lit vigil outside Dáil Éireann at 8pm on Friday in memory of Mr Howlett-Watson. The 51-year-old passed away on the footpath at Superdry on Solfolk Street in Dublin city centre. Consulte Mais Informação

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DUI crackdown through Labor Day; checkpoints begin Thursday

DUI crackdown through Labor Day; checkpoints begin Thursday

The high-visibility national enforcement campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, runs from August 16 through September 4, 2017. The rate of these crashes climbed more than 50 percent over the three-day Labor Day weekend past year. "It is essential to be responsible and plan a sober ride home from wherever you celebrate this long weekend". "Drivers continue to break the law by driving impaired, putting thousands of travelers at risk every day". Consulte Mais Informação

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Harvey rains set record in Georgia with more to come

Harvey rains set record in Georgia with more to come

As we have said over the past couple of days, this is one of those days to go about your business as normal, but have a way to receive warnings and be sure you are up to date on your tornado safety plan, just in case. Last weekend, when Harvey was making landfall, weather service forecasters said the storm probably wouldn't reach Upstate New York . Harvey , which caused catastrophic flooding in Texas, will weaken substantially as it moves northeast. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bandidos bloqueiam trânsito e fazem arrastão em quatro ônibus de turismo

Bandidos bloqueiam trânsito e fazem arrastão em quatro ônibus de turismo

Um caminhoneiro que seguia pela estrada e teve seu veículo atingido por disparos falou sobre os momentos de tensão: "Eu estava atrás do ônibus , começou o tiroteio, eu só me abaixei". Também há relatos de passageiros que foram feridos com coronhadas, e a polícia encontrou cápsulas de balas disparadas dentro dos ônibus . No entanto, os policiais não souberam informar a gravidade das lesões. Consulte Mais Informação

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AG says tribe will not appeal Freedmen decision

AG says tribe will not appeal Freedmen decision

Essentially, the decision held that the Freedmen, descendants of slaves held by Cherokees who were granted citizenship rights in the Treaty of 1866, have a right to that same citizenship. District Court ruled against the Cherokee Nation, I do not see it as a defeat. It is a win for Native Americans as the Federal Courts have enforced both treaty rights of citizenship while maintaining Tribes and elected officials rights to determine citizenship and self-determination pursuant law", Lead ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran Urges UAE to End Destructive Regional Policies

Iran Urges UAE to End Destructive Regional Policies

Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Huseyin Muftuoglu says "Turkey's policy since the beginning of the Syrian crisis has been to make sure political unity and territorial integrity of Syria is protected." UAE, an ally of Saudi Arabia, opposes Syrian President Bashar Assad and his ally Iran, and is wary of Turkey, a friend of Islamist forces the UAE opposes throughout the Arab world. Consulte Mais Informação

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