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by | September 26, 2017 | 04:47

After the passage of hurricane Maria , the island of Puerto Rico has been devastated . Major drugmakers like Eli Lilly and AstraZeneca are assessing the damage, which could cause national short-term drug shortages if they cannot shift manufacturing capacity to other production sites.

by | September 26, 2017 | 04:33

Khan made the comments as Trump was weighing replacement to his controversial executive order to bar travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. minorities such Hispanics and African Americans. "There are some people whose only experience of the faith that I belong to is what they see in the media".

by | September 26, 2017 | 04:07

The legislation is a response to the Trump administration's move to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA program, in six months. The program, created by former President Barack Obama through executive order in 2012, grants work permits to the children of undocumented immigrants who meet certain requirements.

by | September 26, 2017 | 03:37

Chairman Nawaz Sharif has returned to Pakistan after nearly a month stay in London ending all political speculations that he will not come back. "He is the leader of PML-N and the people of Pakistan and is returning to country to play the very important role", the Dawn quoted PML-N spokesman Mushahidullah Khan as saying.

by | September 26, 2017 | 03:23

To emphasize the need for such an initiative, the White House cited statistics showing that less than half of high schools now offer computer programming and that almost 40% of high schools did not offer physics in 2015. For example, less than a quarter of students who took the Advanced Placement Computer Science A exam in 2016 were women, according to the College Board.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:46

That was our goal, so I feel really good about that. "Normally I'm struggling on short tracks , but today it was pretty good, especially on the long runs". Truex led the remainder of the opening stage and was up front throughout the second stage before the stage-ending wreck. The wreck benefited Kyle Busch , who slipped between Harvick's back bumper and the outer wall, and into the lead as the caution flag waved.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:38

These and other actions highlighted in the report have taken place in violation of worldwide humanitarian and human rights law. Hundreds of prisoners awaiting trial were sent to Russian Federation for detention, a violation of worldwide law.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:26

Spokesman Isaac Garcia says the injunction was a precautionary measure to make sure the search continues at the site wrecked by Tuesday's natural disaster. The latest overall death toll stands at 305, of which more than half - 167 fatalities - were recorded in Mexico City . The team in Mexico City , which arrived on Thursday morning, included 67 people and nine rescue dogs.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:04

The notice received Friday from the Department of Homeland Security serves as the first time the federal government has confirmed to states they were targeted by hackers in the run up to the 2016 election after almost a year of speculation.

by | September 26, 2017 | 02:00

A uniformed U.S. Secret Service officer stopped Bates whom he saw urinating about 7:15 a.m. on Sunday near the west side of the White House, according to a Washington Post report. Memphis police spokesman Sgt. Louis Brownlee said Bates worked for the Memphis Police Department from 2000 until he retired as a patrolman in August 2013.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:49

Questioned multiple times at Monday's White House press briefing whether the president regrets his word choice or whether the use the term "son of a b--" constituted going "too far", Sanders would not specifically address the description, instead choosing to issue a defense of Trump's greater critique.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:32

If he decides that it is not, it could open the way for renewed United States sanctions and perhaps the collapse of the agreement. Iran's Tasnim news agency reported today that the country had unveiled a new ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 kilometres, capable of carrying several warheads.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:26

The official NHC forecast suggests Maria will stay offshore of the East Coast and track somewhere between the Carolinas and Bermuda through midweek. It was moving northwest at 8 miles per hour. A weak boundary of slightly cooler air, but certainly much drier air, will build in today from our north thanks to a northerly wind flow.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:24

During his speech Trump condemned North Korea, calling the regime "depraved". Mr Trump tweeted that the foreign minister would not be "around much longer" - nor his boss Kim Jong-un - if he repeated threats made by the North Korean leader.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:18

Lopez revealed to People that she has not heard yet from all families in Puerto Rico . "The conditions are dire", the star told PEOPLE . Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico on Wednesday with heavy winds and rain, knocking out all power to the island.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:13

Earlier this month, a magnitude 8.1 quake was centered in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico's southern coast, killing more than 90 people. BBC reporter Paul Blake sent this report from Mexico City where he's been finding out what volunteers, including 12-year-old Sofia, are doing to help those affected.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:11

Considering the Trump administration recently went after ESPN's Jemele Hill (an African American woman) for a negative tweet about the president, many see Trump's latest remarks as a continuation of inherent racism. Stephen Curry is hesitating, therefore invitation is withdrawn!' The anthem protests, which began when Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the national anthem last fall, seemed to come up randomly while Trump was rallying an Alabama crowd to support Luther Strange in ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:05

However, they will have to pay the monthly power bill. "New India will not only have power in all villages but in every home", he said. The scheme also aims at benefiting more than 2 crore people. He said that the life of the poor will only improve when they get electricity. These connections would be provided free of cost, the Prime Minister said.

by | September 26, 2017 | 01:01

Speight left the contest after a first-quarter sack. The hit warranted no flag on the play, to which Harbaugh was surprised. Harbaugh felt the hit on Speight by DT Eddy Wilson deserved a penalty, which was not called. "There was not even a private door around it". "Gamesmanship should cease at the line, the point of health and safety for the players". Purdue just opened a new $65 million football facility that did not include upgrades for the visitors' locker room.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:57

He says his doctor told him, "'You've got to come back.' And I said, "Hey, today is Friday. "The prognosis is very, very serious", McCain said. "You know, nothing inhibits recovery from cancer like stress.", Gohmert said. "He is in the business of making money and he has been successful both in television as well as Miss America and others. Now we're going to do what we can, get the best doctors we can find and do the best we can".

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:54

Trump's latest steps to punish foreign companies that deal with the North was the latest salvo in a USA -led campaign to isolate and impoverish the government of Kim Jong Un until it halts the missile and nuclear tests. And now we have the full story on how the United Nations felt. "North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile development is a grave threat to peace and security in our world, and it is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal, rogue regime", Trump told ...

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:46

Drumpf and others have conflated exercising the right to voice dissent with disrespecting our troops, leading many vets to slam the dozens of players now taking part in the peaceful protest of racial injustice (and support a man who actually disrespected our troops on more than one occasion ).

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:42

Noting that the world is now aware that the United States is not trustworthy anymore and doesn't abide by any worldwide agreement, he said, " Trump doesn't know what he wants from the nuclear deal and might be seeking an opportunity to earn something in between".

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:41

The contracts were used by previous governments, including Labour , to receive capital from private companies to build hospitals, schools and other infrastructure projects. "Profits which are coming out of the budgets of our public services". McDonnell claimed PFI had resulted in huge, long-term costs for tax payers, whilst allowing some companies to net "enormous" profit.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:41

Some federal courts blocked the ban, but the U.S. Supreme Court allowed it to take effect in June with some restrictions. The White House said in a statement, "The President has also determined that while Iraq did not meet the baseline, entry restrictions are not warranted under the September 24 proclamation".