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World Doing great job with Puerto Rico relief despite 'nothing to work with'
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Walsh and Baker announced the establishment of the Massachusetts United for Puerto Rico Fund during a Friday event. US President Donald Trump has lashed out at the mayor of San Juan and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, contemptuous of their claims of a slow American response to the natural disaster that has threatened the island's future.

World 22 dead in stampede on foot overbridge in Mumbai
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He further added: "On 5th October I will lead a Morcha to Western railway headquarters at Churchgate and ask them questions about their infrastructure". "We have time and again demanded that the old and dilapidated foot overbridges be redeveloped but no action has been taken yet", Sena MP Sanjay Raut told PTI.

World Improve ACA, don't repeal and replace it
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As Senators, you have a similar duty to care for your constituents. Sign up to The Oakland Press email newsletter at www.theoaklandpress.com/email_signup. John McCain's vote opposing the GOP's health care plan in July. The American Medical Association, the American Hospital Association and AARP adamantly oppose the new Senate bill as well.

World J&K: BSF detects 14-foot secret tunnel in Arnia sector
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When the BSF jawans fired on them, they escaped under the cover of darkness. The police official said that the under-construction tunnel in question was detected along the worldwide border between Vikram and Patel posts near Damana. The army also recovered several weapons and accessories from the tunnel. The tunnel has been discovered in Damala Nullah in Arnia sub-sector which had borne maximum brunt of Pakistani fire from September 15 to September 23.

World Devastation already caused by Hurricane Maria as it heads towards America
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Maria was 425 nautical miles west-north-west of the island at 6pm, and moving north at 7mph. Through the weekend, Maria's impacts to the East Coast will be limited with the NHC's stating that "dangerous surf and rip currents (are) expected at southeastern United States beaches for the next several days".

Author: 0 Boris Johnson warns Theresa May Brexit transition can not exceed two years

The demands fly in the face of Mrs May, who pledged only a week ago that there would be a "status quo" transition period which would last around two years. She said last night: "The next generation should always have it better than the last". She will also insist that Labour is simply not fit to govern and argue that Jeremy Corbyn's economic approach will leave working people facing higher taxes and fewer jobs.

World Yom Kippur ends at sundown for Southland Jews
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Keller talked with news director Steve Mencher about one significant aspect of this High Holiday - beginning at sundown Friday. Israel security forces were on high alert leading up to Yom Kippur. Given that you can't kindle a fire during Yom Kippur, that should probably mean that you should drop the weed at least for a day, unless your problems are so severe that you simply cannot handle a day without your medication.

Author: 0 Donald Trump waives restrictions on aid to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

A container ship is seen docked at the port of San Juan as people deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria on September 25, 2017 in San Juan Puerto Rico . Republicans and Democrats have pushed Trump to waive the Jones Act, saying it could help get desperately needed supplies delivered to the island more quickly and at less cost.

World Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports
Author: 0 Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

This may occur at the same time. In looking the SMA 200 we see that the stock has seen a -2.93%. The 20-day Stochastic %k measure, which sits at 88.12%, tells a different story, and suggests that GT now trades in overbought territory. The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for GoPro, Inc. The MF Rank of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NasdaqGS:GT) is 2734. It tells investors how well a company is turning their capital into profits.

World MV-22 Osprey Coalition Plane Crashes in Syria: Two US Servicemen Injured
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There is no indication the crash was caused by enemy contact, an official told Fox News. The servicemembers' injuries in the crash, which was described as a "hard landing", were not life-threatening, according to U.S. It's not clear what happened to cause the crash, which is under investigation. It is the latest in a string of military mishaps that include recent incidents, some deadly, among all four Defense Department services in training and combat operations.

World Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food
Author: 0 Germany on alert after blackmailer threatens to poison food

Still, police said consumers should take care and check the safety seals on the products they buy and report any suspected tampering to the authorities. Police said they had found some baby food spiked with ethylene glycol, a colourless, odourless liquid used in the manufacture of antifreeze, which can be deadly if consumed.

World Lion bite sees Ospreys player miss Cheetahs clash
Author: 0 Lion bite sees Ospreys player miss Cheetahs clash

The hooker's late withdrawal from the match was described as hand problem before kick off but the whispers around the ground began to suggest this was not your usual injury. I don't know what kind of program animal Scott look, if there is one where you can cuddle a lion as if it is a kitten. "It's probably one of the silliest things I've ever been involved in", he continued.

World Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit to take charge of Tamil Nadu
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Meanwhile, Satya Pal Malik was appointed as Bihar Governor. Media veteran and an old RSS member from Nagpur Mr. Banwarilal Purohi will be the Governor of Tamil Nadu. He has served in various capacities such as the leader of the BJP in the Legislative Council. He has been a member of Bihar's legislative council for 18 years.

World Pete Mackanin out as Phillies manager, will finish out 2017
Author: 0 Pete Mackanin out as Phillies manager, will finish out 2017

Instead, Mackanin, who was under contract through 2018, signed a new contract with the club to be a special assistant to the general manager. "He's a good person and a good manager". "But I have to get better". Matt Harvey pitched four innings in his final start of the 2017 regular season. 34-35. Matt Harvey's career record in 100 starts with a 3.51 ERA.

World Judwaa 2 Movie Second / 2nd Day Collections- Judwaa 2 Saturday Box Office
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On Friday, Dhawan shared an emotional post on his official Twitter account, mentioning that Salman Khan is his inspiration. The celebrities and non-celebrities who are participating will be revealed tomorrow. The film however received tepid response from critics for having failed to live up to the expectations of movie buffs. At a time when most movies are struggling to enter the two figure mark on day 1, Judwaa 2 ended up earning over Rs 16 crore .

World Van hits and injures three pedestrians outside New York's Penn Station
Author: 0 Van hits and injures three pedestrians outside New York's Penn Station

Emergency services scrambled to the area as dramatic pictures emerged showing scenes of chaos. "Heard the hit, screams and ran for it". He says he was standing outside Penn Station when he saw the van speed up and hit them. The driver told police the van's floor mat got caught on the gas pedal, causing him to accidentally accelerate. No arrests have been made. "(The driver's) first statement to police on the scene was that the floormat got stuck on the accelerator", Hyland said.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton 'identifies' with National Football League protesters

A demanding track configuration coupled with torrential downpours have combined to produce some memorable races - notably in 2001 where Michael Schumacher led a Ferrari one-two in a chaotic wet/dry thriller. Kimi Raikkonen was six tenths behind in P2 and, in his usual brief and straight to the point style, thinks Ferrari have a lot more pace to show. Hamilton also had a spin, losing the rear and sliding off track at Turn Seven.

Author: 0 Formula One stars Hamilton, Perez back U.S. anthem protests

Vettel won this race for Ferrari in 2015, but with help from a wet qualifying session, Mercedes mistakenly giving up track position behind the safety auto, and struggling to keep its engines cool in the searing heat. "I have worked hard to prepare for this and to get to F1". "Valtteri wants to beat me on the track just as much as I want to beat him". "I am still not sure what actually happened, in a few hours hopefully we know more".

Author: 0 Formula One stars Hamilton, Perez back U.S. anthem protests

Vettel won this race for Ferrari in 2015, but with help from a wet qualifying session, Mercedes mistakenly giving up track position behind the safety auto, and struggling to keep its engines cool in the searing heat. "I have worked hard to prepare for this and to get to F1". "Valtteri wants to beat me on the track just as much as I want to beat him". "I am still not sure what actually happened, in a few hours hopefully we know more".

Author: 0 Vettel fastest in second Malaysia Grand Prix practice

As a result, Hamilton now has a comfortable lead in the drivers championship . "It's always a bit more straightforward in the dry", Vettel told Sky F1 after heavy rain disrupted FP1 running. Red Bull's Max Verstappen , who was sitting beside him during the press conference, sarcastically suggested to Raikkonen that he should "come back on holiday" to visit the airport.

Author: 0 Vettel fastest in second Malaysia Grand Prix practice

As a result, Hamilton now has a comfortable lead in the drivers championship . "It's always a bit more straightforward in the dry", Vettel told Sky F1 after heavy rain disrupted FP1 running. Red Bull's Max Verstappen , who was sitting beside him during the press conference, sarcastically suggested to Raikkonen that he should "come back on holiday" to visit the airport.

Author: 0 The puzzle confounding Mercedes in Malaysia

Lewis Hamilton , the former three-time Formula One world champion, has rallied behind the National Football League (NFL) and its players for taking a collective stance against U.S. A record four-time victor in Malaysia, Vettel desperately needs a fifth victory tomorrow after his title hopes were dealt a severe blow at the last race in Singapore, where the German crashed out in the opening lap paving the way for Hamilton to win.

Author: 0 Flying Vettel puts pressure on Hamilton at Malaysian GP practice

Not much you can do - I think it's part of racing . For a dark horse points-scorer I fancy Jolyon Palmer to do well. Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel should have been heading to the Malaysian GP having taken back control of the fight for the world championship, but instead he trails Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton by a 28-point margin.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel: Singapore clash won't change my mindset

Lewis Hamilton , the former three-time Formula One world champion, has rallied behind the National Football League (NFL) and its players for taking a collective stance against U.S. "Last year we had a one-two in Malaysia. I've been struggling with the auto today, so we have to review and try to understand where we have gone wrong with the balance", said Hamilton.

Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel: Singapore clash won't change my mindset

Lewis Hamilton , the former three-time Formula One world champion, has rallied behind the National Football League (NFL) and its players for taking a collective stance against U.S. "Last year we had a one-two in Malaysia. I've been struggling with the auto today, so we have to review and try to understand where we have gone wrong with the balance", said Hamilton.

Author: 0 Mercedes boss slams 'worst Friday I can remember' in Malaysia

One certainty is that the drivers will not return next year to experience the heat, humidity and unpredictable weather of steamy Sepang that have made the race a classic since it joined the calendar in 1999. "I think it's open for anyone to have freedom of speech", Mercedes driver Hamilton said. "I had a couple of hard race weeks for myself in the last few weeks but really hoping to lift my performance this weekend", said the 28-year-old driver from Finland.

Author: 0 Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP

This could be why we are seeing some teams go quite conservative with their choices, wanting to evaluate the wear differences between the soft and supersoft tyres before committing to a strategy. It was not like the auto was bad to drive, the balance felt good, but we were missing grip. The Scuderia has also tended to do well in hotter conditions, and races don't come much hotter or more humid than Malaysia...

Author: 0 Airport, hotel, circuit - Raikkonen sees no reason to miss Malaysian GP

Mistakes on some level are unavoidable but the severity of Vettel sandwiching Red Bull's Max Verstappen in Singapore can not be underestimated in terms of the title. No doubt Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas are more than able to hold their own on what is quite a quick track with two really good high speed straights, which is very suited to the powerful Merc engines.

Author: 0 Ricciardo 2nd in wet Malaysian GP practice

Eric Boullier: "A very satisfying day, despite the curtailed running in both sessions. We'll see what tomorrow brings". "You can compare Malaysia to Silverstone probably, where we were very good, but there is a fundamental issue with the vehicle that we need to find out".

World F1 losing toughest race on calendar says Hamilton
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For a dark horse points-scorer I fancy Jolyon Palmer to do well. Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel yesterday set the fastest time in the second practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit . What's done is done. He did go faster than Max Verstappen who was left with little to celebrate on his 20th birthday after some ragged laps left him only in sixth place on the timesheets.

World Lewis Hamilton shows support for National Football League protests
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton shows support for National Football League protests

Back at the other end again, the likes of McLaren and Williams know that they will need all the supersofts they can get their hands on to even get through Q1. What's done is done. Max Verstappen was the first driver to turn his attention to a qualifying simulation, bolting on the super-softs and improving to second, 0.283s off Vettel's leading time on the soft.

World Lewis Hamilton criticises Donald Trump over national anthem protests
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton criticises Donald Trump over national anthem protests

Mercedes was expected to dominate at Sepang given the fast-flowing nature of the circuit, only for Ferrari to upstage the Silver Arrows and finish over a second clear in FP2 on Friday. Vettel will look to strike back on a track where alongside Schumacher he has the best record of any driver , with four victories. "I think it depends on the points you have at the end of the year or not, so yeah.

World F1 Malaysia GP: Sepang swansong and Hamilton's veganism
Author: 0 F1 Malaysia GP: Sepang swansong and Hamilton's veganism

To make matters worse, Sebastian Vettel , who lies 28 points behind Hamilton in the race for the drivers' title, smashed the all-time Sepang lap record in his Ferrari, lapping more than 1.4 seconds quicker than the Mercedes. Only 46,944 spectators turned up for the race past year, a slight improvement on 2015 but well off the 88,450 who came to watch in 2013. Hamilton defiantly has momentum coming to Malaysia.

World F1 Malaysia GP: Sepang swansong and Hamilton's veganism
Author: 0 F1 Malaysia GP: Sepang swansong and Hamilton's veganism

To make matters worse, Sebastian Vettel , who lies 28 points behind Hamilton in the race for the drivers' title, smashed the all-time Sepang lap record in his Ferrari, lapping more than 1.4 seconds quicker than the Mercedes. Only 46,944 spectators turned up for the race past year, a slight improvement on 2015 but well off the 88,450 who came to watch in 2013. Hamilton defiantly has momentum coming to Malaysia.

World Formula One: Flying Vettel puts pressure on Hamilton
Author: 0 Formula One: Flying Vettel puts pressure on Hamilton

First of all it's done and second I think it was unfortunate for all three of us. "But then we're in the heat of this battle right now and I'm loving it more than ever". "Definitely unusual, unexpected and we are a long way off", said Hamilton. At the moment the auto is unbalanced and you slide all over the place, the fronts and the rears, you overheat them and then nothing goes any more.

World Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes
Author: 0 Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Hamilton started last year's race in Malaysia on pole position and led before the engine expired. As a result, Hamilton now has a comfortable lead in the drivers championship . His victory less than 300 miles south in Singapore a fortnight ago could yet prove vital as Vettel retired following an opening-lap shunt. "We are going to feel it on Sunday afternoon, but that's I guess what we prepare for.it's a painful one, but it's a good pain and you deal with it and I feel I definitely ...

World Formula 1 Racing Odds: Malaysian Grand Prix 9/29/17
Author: 0 Formula 1 Racing Odds: Malaysian Grand Prix 9/29/17

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton was 2.5sec off the pace in sixth, behind Fernando Alonso , Kimi Raikkonen and championship rival Sebastian Vettel , who took advantage of a drying track to vault up the order in the closing stages.

World Formula 1 Racing Odds: Malaysian Grand Prix 9/29/17
Author: 0 Formula 1 Racing Odds: Malaysian Grand Prix 9/29/17

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton was 2.5sec off the pace in sixth, behind Fernando Alonso , Kimi Raikkonen and championship rival Sebastian Vettel , who took advantage of a drying track to vault up the order in the closing stages.

World Mercedes cautious ahead of F1's farewell to Malaysia
Author: 0 Mercedes cautious ahead of F1's farewell to Malaysia

Understandably, given that it has not won a driver's championship since Raikkonen's title in 2007, Ferrari was not impressed. The only other South East Asian circuit that F1 will visit now is Singapore, but with Meritus.GP, the organisers, being of Malaysian ownership, it will seem unlikely that the series will follow F1 to the venue any time soon.

World Wear your orange shirt tomorrow in remembrance of residential school brutality
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Many staff and students with the Bluewater District School Board are sporting Orange Shirts today. "The day has become an opportunity to keep alive the discussion on all aspects of residential schools", said Jodie Barrett in the release. Residential school survivors - and family members - spoke about their personal and family legacies and the intergenerational trauma caused by the program run by Canada.

World Up to 100000 Turn Out for Closing Rally Over Catalan Independence Vote
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Spain's Constitutional Court has outlawed the vote, and the Spanish government has made clear that it will never change the Constitution to allow Catalan independence. Where and how the ballots will be cast, however, remains a bit of a mystery. Macron said: "I have confidence in the determination of Mariano Rajoy to defend the interest of all of Spain".

World Trump Vows Radical Change In Tax Overhaul
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But senior economic advisor Gary Cohn said he could not guarantee that every taxpayer would see a tax cut . "We plan to move forward on our next priority, which is reforming the American tax code in a significant way for the first time in 30 years, " Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said.