• 3rd night of Miss America preliminaries set for Friday
3rd night of Miss America preliminaries set for Friday

Boardwalk Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. The Mattapoisett resident was given a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics scholarship from the Miss America program. The Miss America pageant takes place in Atlantic City all throughout the weekend, and though no victor has been crowned just yet, Miss Louisiana has jumped to the head of the pack.

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  • Payne in South Korea warns North against 'brinkmanship'
Payne in South Korea warns North against 'brinkmanship'

The prime minister had a 30-minute phone call with US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, with North Korea dominating the conversation. The pair spoke for about 30 minutes about threats to national and global security, with North Korea dominating the conversation.

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  • Antigua and Barbuda spared Jose's wrath as hurricane changes course
Antigua and Barbuda spared Jose's wrath as hurricane changes course

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for. A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible within the watch area, generally within 48 hours. Some fluctuation in intensity, up or down, could occur during the next 24 hours. Hurricane Jose however is expected to begin gradually weakening as it enters an unfavorable environme...

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  • 'Be well prepared,' Gov. Kay Ivey warns Alabama ahead of Irma
'Be well prepared,' Gov. Kay Ivey warns Alabama ahead of Irma

In an effort to prepare for the effects of Hurricane Irma , Alabama Governor Kay Ivey authorized the activation of the State Emergency Operations Center in Clanton to level one and activated the Alabama National Guard for duty. "I have spoken with Governor Scott of Florida and pledged the full support of the people of Alabama", she said. She h...

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  • Steve Bannon says Comey firing maybe biggest mistake in modern political history
Steve Bannon says Comey firing maybe biggest mistake in modern political history

Charlie Rose asked Bannon, appearing on " 60 Minutes " in his first televised interview since departing the Trump administration on August 18, if rumors were true that he had described Comey's firing as the "biggest mistake in political history".

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  • UN Sending Supplies to Hurricane Irma Survivors
UN Sending Supplies to Hurricane Irma Survivors

Carol Basch, a 53-year-old tourist from Savannah, Georgia, took refuge during the storm in the bathroom of her St. Martin hotel room after windows shattered. A spokeswoman for Thomas Cook said: "We've sent 18 members of our special assistance team into Cuba and the Dominican Republic in case they are required to support customers during the hu...

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  • Tampa Bay waters get sucked backward ahead of Hurricane Irma
Tampa Bay waters get sucked backward ahead of Hurricane Irma

FOX 13 chief meteorologist Paul Dellegatto explained that strong east winds from the storm - still 200 miles south-southeast of Tampa as of noon - were pushing water south out of the bays and bayous. Water drained out of the waterways as an eerie signal of the storm's approach. "As soon as the wind shifts direction the water will come back quickly ...

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  • Islanders Urged to Prepare for Possible Storm Conditions
Islanders Urged to Prepare for Possible Storm Conditions

The governor put hundreds of thousands of people living along the coast on notice: you may need to leave your homes. The eastern edge of the cone reaches the coast near Savannah, Georgia, just south of the SC state line. "Yes, it looks like we are kind of out of the line of fire, but it could change". "A lot more people on the roads are going to ...

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  • Pregnant school teacher disappears days before classes begin
Pregnant school teacher disappears days before classes begin

Her black Ford Escape was discovered at a Columbia, Md ., apartment complex Thursday night near the high school where she taught social studies, Montgomery County police said in a press release. She never gave signs that anything was bothering her, but she left her dog behind. For Laura's father Mark, her disappearance is "like a TV drama you wi...

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  • Hamas leader trying to mend relations with Egypt
Hamas leader trying to mend relations with Egypt

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas from Fatah has blocked payments for electricity to Israel causing major power shortages in Gaza. A source in Hamas informed Palestinian media outlets that the delegation also includes deputy head of Hamas Khalil al-Hayya, deputy head of the political bureau, Mossa Abu Marzouq, and prominent leader Rou...

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  • Senate OKs debt-ceiling suspension with Harvey aid, amid conservative angst
Senate OKs debt-ceiling suspension with Harvey aid, amid conservative angst

The US$15.25 billion in emergency funding includes US$7.4 billion for the Disaster Relief Fund at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Fema, US$450 million for the Small Business Authority's disaster loan programme and US$7.4 billion for the Community Development Block Grant programme at the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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  • Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) 8.58% away from 20 SMA
Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) 8.58% away from 20 SMA

Finally, Jefferies Group LLC set a $4.00 price objective on shares of Kinross Gold Corporation and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. & worldwide trademark and copyright law. The original version of this piece can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/10/kinross-gold-corporation-kgc-earns-outperform-rating...

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  • NC governor declares state of emergency due to Irma
NC governor declares state of emergency due to Irma

Gov. Roy Cooper said businesses and people in North Carolina should be prepared for anything that Hurricane Irma could bring to the state. Potentially, the storm could move up the east coast of Florida and end up near the border of Georgia and SC late Monday.

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  • Female Referee Bibiana Steinhaus Set for Historical Bundesliga Debut
Female Referee Bibiana Steinhaus Set for Historical Bundesliga Debut

But she does not see herself as a trailblazer. She also distingiushed herself with a fantastic decision to allow an advantage to be played after a foul on the hosts' Vladimir Darida, from which Mathew Leckie opened the scoring. Hertha defender Sebastian Langkamp said: "She did well, although that is no surprise". The 38-year-old has taken charg...

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  • Byron Bay man 'stoked to be alive' after shark attack
Byron Bay man 'stoked to be alive' after shark attack

Byron Bay resident Abe McGrath (35) was out on the water at 6.30am and was hit from underneath throwing him into the air and snapping his board in half. A shark biologist will assess the man's injuries and damage to the surf board to try to determine the size and species of the shark involved, the DPI said.

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  • France must scrap own nuclear arsenal instead of criticizing Pyongyang: North Korea
France must scrap own nuclear arsenal instead of criticizing Pyongyang: North Korea

In a statement published by the official KCNA news agency, North Korea's foreign ministry warned Washington that if it did "rig up the illegal and unlawful "resolution" on harsher sanctions, the DPRK shall make absolutely sure that the U.S.

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  • Analysts Near-Term outlook: Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN), BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)
Analysts Near-Term outlook: Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN), BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)

The value of the total investment in Windstream Holdings, Inc. decreased from $762,000 to $409,000 a change of 46.3% since the last quarter. Shares of WIN have downtrended -53.98% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved -53.25% in that time.

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  • Minnesota at Oregon State
Minnesota at Oregon State

As the Gophers improved to 2-0 and provided coach P.J. Fleck his first road win, defenders Duke McGhee, Thomas Barber and Gary Moore forced the fumbles, and Jon Celestin, Kamal Martin and Kiondre Thomas recovered them. In the season opening 17-7 win over Buffalo, Fleck gave Croft the start in the second half. While the Gophers got only 150 yards ...

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  • JK: One terrorist gunned down by security forces, ops continues
JK: One terrorist gunned down by security forces, ops continues

The official said at around 2 am, one of the militants signalled that he wanted to surrender . During searches, the terrorists opened fire at the security forces who retaliated, leading to a gunfight which continued till Sunday morning, a police spokesman said.

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  • Florida Gun Owner Sparks 'Shoot at Irma' Movement as Hurricane Nears
Florida Gun Owner Sparks 'Shoot at Irma' Movement as Hurricane Nears

Tampa fell in with nearby communities - it imposed a curfew to take effect at 6pm Sunday - and Mayor Bob Buckhorn fell back on the philosopher-pugilist Mike Tyson to convey his message on the extent to which Tampa might be winging it - "Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face - well, we're about to get punched in the face".

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