• Melbourne Sikhs join protests in Australia against Rohingya Muslims massacre
Melbourne Sikhs join protests in Australia against Rohingya Muslims massacre

Why couldn't we see a firm policy statement on the protection of the lives of Muslim Rohingyas from Australian government with forcing Myanmar to immediately stop genocide of Rohingyas. Traders Federation Banihal had called for the protests. Police said Restrictions under Section 144 CrPC have been imposed in the areas falling under five police...

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  • DeVos says she'll rescind Obama's Title IX sexual assault guidelines
DeVos says she'll rescind Obama's Title IX sexual assault guidelines

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos intends to revoke former President Obama's 2011 guidelines for schools investigating campus sexual misconduct, she told CBS News' Jan Crawford in an exclusive interview Thursday. Additionally, in a sociopolitical environment where undocumented and immigrant students are generally uncertain about their legal statu...

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  • U.S. not 'putting up with' N. Korea actions
U.S. not 'putting up with' N. Korea actions

The United States has already banned Americans from traveling to North Korea following the death of Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old college student from OH who was released from North Korea in June in a coma after being detained there for more than a year.

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  • Houston Texans: JJ Watt raises $27M in Hurricane Harvey relief
Houston Texans: JJ Watt raises $27M in Hurricane Harvey relief

Watt, have announced donations to support the victims. Organizer Sandy Schneider said her daughter and son-in-law used to live in Texas and had their home flooded twice, so Hurricane Harvey hits close to home. Irvin said the mayor also asked that the city wait to deliver the items until October, when officials have a better idea where d...

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  • Steve Bannon just destroyed Reince Priebus on the 'Access Hollywood' tape
Steve Bannon just destroyed Reince Priebus on the 'Access Hollywood' tape

Chris Christie's response to it cost him a cabinet position. Politico and other news organizations have reported that Trump offered Christie cabinet-level positions, such as labor secretary but that the governor declined the offers. Priebus and Bannon may have found common cause in the White House. "I go, 'It's absolutely 100 percent.' And I t...

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  • American Airlines warns against booking last minute flights to escape Irma
American Airlines warns against booking last minute flights to escape Irma

Miami International spokesman Greg Chin said other airlines operating there are expected to take similar steps. Medical student Eric Slabaugh said he was dismayed by ticket prices over $2,000 when he started looking for flights earlier this week.

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  • Veteran Texas Democrat to Head Harvey Rebuilding Effort
Veteran Texas Democrat to Head Harvey Rebuilding Effort

Sharp will expedite the response and ensure that local leaders get what they need. While the spotlight to date has been on local governments' rescue and recovery efforts, as well as FEMA's aid outreach, the news conference provided a glimpse into the role the state will play in the rebuilding effort as Houston and Southeast Texas cope with the ...

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  • 'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action
'Sad Day For North Korea' if US Takes Military Action

North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test on Sunday in what it claimed was a detonation of a hydrogen bomb built for intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of hitting the United States mainland. The highly secretive state has refused to engage in formal diplomacy and rarely meets with Western officials. The government has updat...

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  • Rauner issues bond to pay down debt
Rauner issues bond to pay down debt

These bonds must be issued before December 31, 2017, must be used to pay for expenses vouchered from state employees' group health insurance costs and general funds prior to July 1, 2017, and must be paid within 12 years. The move should save IL hundreds of millions of dollars a year in late penalties. The governor's office will be able to refinanc...

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  • Atlanta Mosques Open Their Doors To Irma Evacuees
Atlanta Mosques Open Their Doors To Irma Evacuees

Friday morning for evacuees heading north or inland from Hurricane Irma. The campground will be open beginning at 7 a.m. Friday. The facilities have the capacity to provide thousands of people with shelter, and evacuees will also have access to bathrooms and showers at the Rinnai Shower Station camper bath house located adjacent to the speedway...

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  • Police union wants National Football League to go after Bennett
Police union wants National Football League to go after Bennett

That probe came after intense criticism of the fatal shooting in December 2011 of Stanley Gibson, an unarmed Gulf War veteran who was shot with an assault-style rifle after refusing for more than two hours to get out of a vehicle pinned between police cruisers in an apartment complex.

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  • Syrian troops push toward besieged Deir al-Zor airport
Syrian troops push toward besieged Deir al-Zor airport

US-led coalition bombing dispatched two weapons experts in the east of Deir Ezzor on Thursday, a statement from the Combined Joint Task Force said. "As a person who took part in the 1979-1989 war in Afghanistan, I can say that we constantly felt that Americans were directly supporting the Mujahideen at the time", he added, also citing escape corr...

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  • Ohio Task Force 1 getting ready for Irma
Ohio Task Force 1 getting ready for Irma

Roderick Bersamina. At one point, they worked to salvage a fire engine that had been stuck underneath a collapsed building. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has 4 different task forces on base at the moment. Well before sunup, members of Tennessee Task Force One were packing up for yet another mission. Fresh off its trip to Houston for...

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  • British Government confirms progress on citizen rights after Brexit
British Government confirms progress on citizen rights after Brexit

The report will raise fears among both Conservative and opposition MPs that the bill , created to untangle British and European Union law, will be abused as an unprecedented "power grab" by May's government. It has also been reported that Downing Street has approached some of Britain's biggest companies asking them to give public support for...

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  • Lacy to return to Lambeau Sunday in season opener
Lacy to return to Lambeau Sunday in season opener

Add that to the Raiders' promising offensive scheme led by Derek Carr and Lynch goes from couch-potato to a solid RB2 option on most teams. Eddie Lacy said he thought it was sort of weird that the Seahawks had to play at Green Bay against his former team in his first game with Seattle.

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  • Macron asks French businesses to invest in Greece
Macron asks French businesses to invest in Greece

Elected in May, the French leader is trying to reshape and strengthen the euro currency bloc by creating a euro zone finance minister and parliament, as well as a stand-alone budget to cushion against economic shocks and head off future crises.

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  • Homicide Suspect in Chase Runs Into Traffic on Interstate 75 in Detroit
Homicide Suspect in Chase Runs Into Traffic on Interstate 75 in Detroit

The chase began just after 12:30 p.m. on Friday on northbound I-75. LeValley said it appears the man fled from the vehicle he was driving because it had a flat tire. He apparently tried to hurdle an oncoming minivan, but instead was knocked onto the windshield and onto the van's roof. Police then crowd around it before one officer tackles him o...

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  • Mason Rudolph becomes Oklahoma State's all-time leading passer
Mason Rudolph becomes Oklahoma State's all-time leading passer

He completed 25 of 38 passes for three touchdowns and no interceptions. "They also have the No. 1 quarterback in the country". Garvin was replaced by Dallas Davis , last year's starter who had been recovering from offseason shoulder surgery.

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  • China's Xi urges France to help restart talks on North Korea
China's Xi urges France to help restart talks on North Korea

They discussed the need for increased global pressure on North Korea, including through a "robust" new U.N. Security Council sanctions resolution, according to the department. Trump made the remarks amid heightened tensions in Northeast Asia and beyond after North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday following Pyongy...

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  • Sara Netanyahu of Israel Could Face Criminal Charges
Sara Netanyahu of Israel Could Face Criminal Charges

The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been formally told that she faces a possible trial over alleged misuse of public funds, the justice ministry said Friday. "The allegations against the wife of the Prime Minister are absurd and will be proven as such", the family said in a statement, according to Israel National News.

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