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People Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor for 'poor leadership'
Author: 0 Trump slams Puerto Rico mayor for 'poor leadership'

If anyone can hear us; Mr. Trump can hear us, let's just get it over with and get the ball rolling". "Damn it, this is not a good news story", Cruz told CNN . Ricardo Rossello and other Puerto Rican officials later Saturday. Until now, Puerto Rico was bound by the Jones Act, which says that the island can only receive items from mainland America that is shipped via vessels built, owned and manned by Americans.

People Trump Pushes US Tax Reform Plan Saying
Author: 0 Trump Pushes US Tax Reform Plan Saying "America Is Winning Again"

The proposed tax cuts for corporations and small businesses would reduce federal revenue by $2.6 trillion over a decade and largely would benefit high-income taxpayers, it said. We also need similar significant reductions for the two-thirds of manufacturers - mostly small businesses - that are organized as pass-throughs and pay taxes at the individual rate.

People Monroe coach says he won't stop students from taking a knee
Author: 0 Monroe coach says he won't stop students from taking a knee

President Donald Trump is calling on NFL players once again to stand during the national anthem. "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a b-ch off the field right now, '" Trump told a crowd in Huntsville, Alabama.

People Australia should prepare for North Korean attack, former Pentagon missile boss warns
Author: 0 Australia should prepare for North Korean attack, former Pentagon missile boss warns

Park Wan-ju, a lawmaker and head spokesman of the ruling Democratic Party said that the report prepared by the South Korean security adviser also pointed to the risk that a military conflict could by sparked by "accidental incidents". Many fear the North could conduct an atmospheric nuclear test to mark the 72nd anniversary of the Workers' Party of Korea. If fully implemented, the new sanctions would cut one-third of North Korea's oil imports, and reduce by more than half the country's ...

People Hogan Sends National Guard Detachment To Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Hogan Sends National Guard Detachment To Puerto Rico

The decision to send the unit followed an announcement earlier Friday by Baker and Democratic Boston Mayor Marty Walsh of a new MA fund for hurricane victims in Puerto Rico. One search and rescue task force from MA returned on Thursday after spending nearly a week helping in Puerto Rico. "The Louisiana National Guard is providing a 167 person engineering company to help with some of the water supply and the engineering needs".

People Three Baxter Springs Officers Set On Fire By Suspect
Author: 0 Three Baxter Springs Officers Set On Fire By Suspect

Horn, one officer and the man were taken to Springfield Missouri Hospital. Sharon Horn, the victim, was the first to get fuel thrown on her before the suspect turned to the police. Just before 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 30th, Baxter Springs Police Officers were dispatched to 1007 West 11th in Baxter Springs for a domestic disturbance.

People Ertz leads Kansas State past Baylor
Author: 0 Ertz leads Kansas State past Baylor

Kansas State hopes a bye week before its Big 12 opener against visiting Baylor on Saturday allowed the offense to refocus after a forgettable performance against Vanderbilt. Mims finished the contest with seven receptions and a team-high 127 receiving yards. Head coach Matt Rhule could have really used the boost from pulling off a big upset win on the road.

People As Puerto Rico awaits Hurricane Maria relief, Donald Trump takes to Twitter
Author: 0 As Puerto Rico awaits Hurricane Maria relief, Donald Trump takes to Twitter

I am done being polite. Rescuers have yet to reach barrios, or neighborhoods, in the center of the island , Jaime Barlucea, mayor of Adjuntas, said during a Friday news conference in San Juan. When Hurricane Maria destroyed the infrastructure of Puerto Rico, the mayor of San Juan became the spokeswoman of a stranded people. On Wednesday, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reported that 42 percent of the population is without drinkable water and over 10,000 people are ...

People CMS says football players can protest peacefully
Author: 0 CMS says football players can protest peacefully

Trump has continued to double and triple down on the idea players don't have the right to do anything but stand during the "Star-spangled Banner". Kaepernick remains unsigned six months after opting out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers and becoming a free agent.

People Twitter reacts to gutsy, surprise onside kick by Texas Tech
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to gutsy, surprise onside kick by Texas Tech

Oklahoma State has been hiding for three weeks behind bad opponents and a bad defense, and now the honeymoon period is over. Texas Tech's defense held strong, holding the Cowboys to 13 points in the third quarter, which allowed its offense to get back on track and tie up the score at 34-34 at the 9:56 mark of the fourth quarter.

People Hamilton: F1 losing toughest grand prix
Author: 0 Hamilton: F1 losing toughest grand prix

The four-time champion, however, lamented an accident early in the Singapore Grand Prix that forced him to abandon the race, alongside team-mate Kimi Raikkonen and Dutch Max Verstappen ( Red Bull ). "It's pointless to look at one race and one there, it's over the whole season". "I don't think there's much assessment necessary". "Every start is different".

People Puerto Rico angry at Trump official 'good-news story' remark
Author: 0 Puerto Rico angry at Trump official 'good-news story' remark

Saturday morning, Trump tweeted from his golf resort in Bedminster, NJ, "Such poor leadership ability from the mayor of San Juan and others who are not able to get their workers to help". His ominous tweet drew immediate criticism from Democratic politicians who said Trump is applying a different standard to the island than he did to Texas and Florida when they were recently struck by hurricanes.

People Iraqi Kurdistan Region's Parliament Hails Top Shiite Cleric's Statement
Author: 0 Iraqi Kurdistan Region's Parliament Hails Top Shiite Cleric's Statement

Iraq's Kurds overwhelmingly backed independence in a referendum on Monday, defying neighbouring countries which fear the vote could lead to renewed conflict in the region. On Wednesday, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told his Iraqi counterpart Haider al-Abadi in a call that Ankara would break with past agreements on oil trading with Kurdistan region and deal only with the Baghdad government over oil exports from Iraq.

People California schools warn flutes could be tainted with fluids
Author: 0 California schools warn flutes could be tainted with fluids

At least three school districts - Fountain Valley, Newport Mesa and Capistrano - notified parents this week about the instruments, according to the Orange County Register . CUSD is trying to figure out how many schools are affected there. "I think there's something really sick going on here", a parent in Fountain Valley district said.

People N Korean skaters qualify for Games
Author: 0 N Korean skaters qualify for Games

Meanwhile, Moon Chung-in, President Moon Jae-in's special adviser on unification, diplomacy and security, said at the same forum that North Korea should stop its nuclear and missile activities during the PyeongChang Games, while South Korea and the USA can also consider scaling back or halting their joint military drills.

People May facing new pressure over Brexit as Tories gather for conference
Author: 0 May facing new pressure over Brexit as Tories gather for conference

While 29 per cent Tories want her to contest the next national poll, 5 per cent believe she should quit immediately, 8 per cent chose next year and 13 per cent said she should step down just before the vote. She did not say whether she thought EU regulations passed during the transition period would be matched by Britain but said, on EU law, that British courts would be able to take European Courts of Justice rulings into account.

People Trump deletes tweets after backing Alabama primary loser
Author: 0 Trump deletes tweets after backing Alabama primary loser

Luther StrangeLuther Johnson StrangeMoore laments racial division between "reds and yellows" Corker pressed as reelection challenges mount Trump to visit Alabama in support of Strange MORE (R-Ala.), whom President Trump backed during the special election campaign .

People U.S. calls mysterious health ailments in Cuba 'attacks'
Author: 0 U.S. calls mysterious health ailments in Cuba 'attacks'

US officials are also warning Americans about traveling to Cuba. "We consider the decision announced by the USA government today, through the State Department, to be hasty, and it will affect bilateral relations", said the head of North American affairs at Cuba's foreign ministry, Josefina Vidal, quoted on state television.

Author: 0 San Juan Mayor Calls Hurricane Disaster 'A People-Are-Dying' Story

Trump had begun his cushy weekend with a tirade of tweets about the unraveling crisis in Puerto Rico , promoting his upcoming trip to the island, and complaining about the "Fake News Media". Most of the US territory's 3.4 million residents remain without power and have struggled to find clean water and fuel 11 days after the hurricane. Cruz's comments on Friday were in response to a senior USA official calling the disaster response in Puerto Rico "a good news story".

Author: 0 Report finds GOP tax plan benefits top 1 percent

Gray, who filed a sample tax form for the family under both scenarios that were shared with the Washington Free Beacon , acknowledged the refund for the family would be about $900 smaller if the tax credits remained equal in the current plan, but notes that the proposal explicitly points out plans to "significantly increase " the child tax credit in order to bridge the gap.

People Hey, Gov. Abbott, what is the rainy day fund for, anyway?
Author: 0 Hey, Gov. Abbott, what is the rainy day fund for, anyway?

After weeks of solidarity among leaders in Texas and Houston to help victims of Hurricane Harvey , Gov. Greg Abbott broke down. While Turner had called on Abbott to take money from the state's $10 billion rainy day fund to cover the costs, calling a special session of the Legislature if necessary, Abbott had said he and other state officials agreed that there was no need at this time to call a special session.

People Trump official, in Puerto Rico, in tempest of her own making
Author: 0 Trump official, in Puerto Rico, in tempest of her own making

On Friday, Carmen Yulin Cruz criticized Trump's Republican administration and begged for more help, pleas that received widespread television coverage in the mainland United States. "Ultimately the government of Puerto Rico will have to work with us to determine how this massive rebuilding effort - it will end up being one of the biggest ever - will be funded and organized, and what we will do with the tremendous amount of existing debt already on the island", said Trump.

Author: 0 Only 'miracles' can move Brexit talks

Mr Juncker appeared to put the nail today, when he marked the end of the fourth round of formal negotiations by stating that "there will be no sufficient progress" before the October 19 meeting "unless miracles would happen". British Prime Minister Theresa May took the opportunity of the summit to visit British troops on a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in northern Estonia and pledged post-Brexit security cooperation with European neighbours confronting Russian threats.

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