• President Trump signs $15.3B Harvey aid package
President Trump signs $15.3B Harvey aid package

Republican Senator John McCain, who Mr Trump has criticised for voting against a bill that would have rolled back parts of the ACA, said he couldn't remember a president ever showing such a level of disrespect to leaders of his own party.

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  • California's Attorney General to Sue Trump Administration Over DACA
California's Attorney General to Sue Trump Administration Over DACA

Known as Deferred Action for Childhood entries, the program permits youngsters who went to the US wrongfully as youngsters to remain. More than 200,000 Dreamers live in California. As Homeland Security secretary during the Obama administration, she helped design the DACA program. This past week, the University of California sued to protect an estim...

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  • Over four million lose power in Florida from Irma, utilities say
Over four million lose power in Florida from Irma, utilities say

FPL , however, shut Unit 4 on Sunday night due to a possible valve issue that was probably not related to Irma, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials said on Monday. Outages increased steadily into Sunday morning, with 281,860 Florida Power & Light customers in the region in the dark as of 4 a.m. - 184,050 in Miami-Dade, 73,400 in Broward ...

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  • Harry 'very happy' as William and Kate announce third pregnancy
Harry 'very happy' as William and Kate announce third pregnancy

Just one day after a Kensington Palace spokesperson confirmed Kate Middleton is expecting her third baby , the Duchess' husband, Prince William , revealed there have recently been quite a few restless nights occurring in his household. There is always a price to pay for being in the public eye but in the case of British royals, Prince William ...

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  • Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will co-sponsor Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all bill
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will co-sponsor Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all bill

Harris, a rapidly rising political star, is an upcoming Democratic 2020 contender, along with other single-payer supporters such as Sen. Bernie Sanders' high-profile bill - expected to be introduced in Congress this week - is proof she's eyeing a 2020 presidential run.

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  • Paul Hollywood apologises for Nazi uniform photo
Paul Hollywood apologises for Nazi uniform photo

This serves as yet another reminder that there is a difference between dressing in poor taste and being utterly inappropriate. He said his group of friends dressed as characters from the World War Two-based comedy series 'Allo 'Allo . The fancy dress party took place in 2003, seven years before Paul became a household name in Bake Off . Paul ...

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  • ISIS Attack at British Church
ISIS Attack at British Church

Three people including an elder were taken to hospital following this morning's attack, which the police said was not terrorism related. Their injuries are thought to be not life threatening. The knife-wielding man was later identified as John Delahaye, 47, of Eittington Road, Aston. Three worshippers were knifed during the attack. "A cordon ...

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  • Virgil van Dijk gets minutes under his belt with Southampton Under-23s
Virgil van Dijk gets minutes under his belt with Southampton Under-23s

But Liverpool were forced to publicly end their interest after Southampton accused them of illegally tapping him up and could still not resurrect a deal even after Van Dijk handed in a transfer request. "He was training well this week". Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk came through Monday evening's Under-23s match unscathed. The Saint...

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  • Dave Chappelle wins Emmy for guest role on 'SNL'
Dave Chappelle wins Emmy for guest role on 'SNL'

Melissa McCarthy has won an Emmy Award, thanks to her hosting of Saturday Night Live and manic portrayal of former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer . The Globe's top picks for what to see and do each weekend, in Boston and beyond. In her acceptance speech Bledel spoke about The Handmaid's Tale's partnership with change.org , which...

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  • Gas prices may have peaked in northern New England
Gas prices may have peaked in northern New England

Before Hurricane Irma evacuees who went out of state return to Florida, there is one item they need to add to their checklists: Make sure you have enough gas. The most expensive gas price averages in Florida are in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton ($2.80), Miami ($2.77), and Fort Lauderdale ($2.75), according to AAA.

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  • US Soldiers Wounded in Afghanistan Terror Attack on 9/11 Anniversary
US Soldiers Wounded in Afghanistan Terror Attack on 9/11 Anniversary

The Taliban regularly exaggerates the success of its attacks. The soldiers sustained no "life-threatening" wounds and are being treated at the Bagram airfield medical facility, the statement said . Muslims erupted in rage because dogs are seen as unclean animals in Islam. The Aug. 16 death of a US service member brought the total number of troop...

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  • Federal High Court orders continuation of Dino Melaye recall process
Federal High Court orders continuation of Dino Melaye recall process

However, Justice Dimgba held that INEC's argument was misconcieved, saying the 90 days period was paused on July 6 when the court ordered all the parties to maintain status quo on the matter. According to Justice Dimgba there was no provision in section 69 of the constitution requiring the senator's constituents to afford him fair hearing before se...

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  • Turkey issues travel warning for Turkish citizens in Germany
Turkey issues travel warning for Turkish citizens in Germany

Turkey's foreign ministry has issued a travel warning for Turkish citizens living in or traveling to Germany, citing increased right-wing and racist rhetoric ahead of Germany's September 24 parliamentary election. Eleven Germans are now held by Turkey for political reasons, including three who have been detained since the summer of 2016, according ...

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  • Rally for Catalonia independence in Barcelona
Rally for Catalonia independence in Barcelona

Spain had said it was contrary to the Constitution, which specifies that only national authorities can call for such a referendum. The crowd in central Barcelona is expected to swell to as many as 500,000, as Catalans of all ages descend on the city.

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  • Putin opposes tougher sanctions against DPRK
Putin opposes tougher sanctions against DPRK

The standoff between North Korea and the USA has become the most unsafe foreign crisis facing Trump, eclipsing continued military operations in the Middle East and Afghanistan. Nikki Haley has dismissed the Russian-Chinese roadmap, saying the United States is "done talking about North Korea". Tensions over North Korea's nuclear program intensifie...

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  • Pres Trump, VP Pence & Several Cabinet Members Are Briefed On Hurricane Irma
Pres Trump, VP Pence & Several Cabinet Members Are Briefed On Hurricane Irma

On Saturday, Trump met with Vice President Pence and other Cabinet members at Camp David to discuss a plan of action for the storm and upcoming legislative issues. (Rick) Scott, and state and local officials across Florida, and we will continue to do that". "He's offered every resource there is of the federal government", Scott told the ABC progr...

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  • Tutu implores 'beloved sister' Daw Suu to end violence in Rakhine
Tutu implores 'beloved sister' Daw Suu to end violence in Rakhine

Insensitive, politically sharp and ambitious, Suu Kyi has created more problems than solutions. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country's first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century-but with a few caveats.

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  • Police respond to fatal shooting call at Zona Rosa - KCTV5
Police respond to fatal shooting call at Zona Rosa - KCTV5

More> The Miami Police Department released a photo of suspects caught during Hurricane Irma. (Source: Miami Police Department) Police in Florida have arrested several people who were caught on TV cameras looting sneakers and other goods from a sporting goods store and a pawn shop during Hurricane Irma.

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  • Plans and houses | Plans of houses, architectural plans, facades of houses of 1 and 2 floors
Plans and houses | Plans of houses, architectural plans, facades of houses of 1 and 2 floors

You can find more information on their Facebook page: facebook.com/zaxis.design. The photos are also owned by Zaxis Design and we present them here so you can learn more about it. An interesting point to note, which also speaks of the versatility of design lies in the separation between the kitchen and the living room. It is done through a slid...

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  • Manolita Flowers
Manolita Flowers

Other names with which it is known are: common laurel, of palo, American laurel paleo or laurel of kitchen, rustic . The common laurel is an evergreen dioecious tree 5-10 m high, straight trunk with gray bark and dense, dark crown. They measure about 3-9 cm in length and have short petioles. The beam is dark green glossy, while the underside...

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