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Fire Prevention Week kicks off in Mo


The fire department joined the farmer's market at Aynor Town Park on Saturday, and displayed several of their tools, including a drone, CPR training dummies, and firetrucks. "We've had some fatality fires where there would have been options for those involved to use a window or another way out but, without thinking, they went through a fire room instead". Read More »

Chicago Man Arrested For Vandalizing Christopher Columbus Statue


Republican mayoral candidates Nicole Malliotakis said: "We can not forget that Christopher Columbus was the one who connected two sides of the world". No other cities followed suit for a couple decades. A few dozen cities - from Bangor, Maine, to Spokane, Wash. - have now made the switch, along with schools such as Syracuse University and the University of Utah. Read More »

Wildfires prompt evacuations in California's wine country


There will be no regularly scheduled Santa Rosa CityBus service Monday as a result of the wildfires in the North Bay, Santa Rosa fire officials said . Business owner Andy Lahiji stood before a burned out storage warehouse where he said he had lost his inventory of furniture and other property. Smoke and fire rise from the Fountaingrove Inn Hotel as it burns in Santa Rosa , Calif., Monday, Oct. Read More »

Referendum in Catalonia: demonstration at the European parliament


Apart from these aspects, which have historically fed into the independence movement, residents of Barcelona say they pay exorbitant taxes to Madrid and don't receive their worth back in services. Regional president Carles Puigdemont plans to address Catalonia's parliament Tuesday evening to debate the current political situation. The PP's hardline attitude towards Mr Puigdemont has been given fresh momentum by Sunday's massive pro-Spanish unity rally in Barcelona . Read More »

Pick-sixes and boo birds: Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers offense hit risky low


Strong has been barely practicing while Linder has only played 36 out of 52 career games this year. One family clad in Antonio Brown jerseys came from Detroit to celebrate their son's 8th birthday. They would look good driving down the field, but on three separate occasions the offense had to kick field goals from within the redzone. But Sunday, the Jaguars' first 19 points came off Roethlisberger's first three interceptions. Read More »

Harvey Weinstein masturbated in front of a former Fox News reporter?


The report also details how Sivan met Weinstein along with a few other people at a popular Italian restaurant in Manhattan and then rode with him to Socialista , a Cuban-themed club, and restaurant. She said he finished quickly and they walked back into the kitchen. When the New York Times broke a bombshell investigation on Thursday recounting decades of alleged sexual harassment by film producing mogul Harvey Weinstein , the blowback against him was immediate and strong. Read More »

Man released after London auto incident injured 11


Witnesses said the driver was pulled from the auto and detained by bystanders while police were called. A man is being arrested near the Natural History Museum in London . The incident caused concern due to a recent string of terror attacks involving vehicle collisions by Islamic State (ISIS) linked terrorists across Europe. Read More »

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons


Weeks ago Tesla sent hundreds of batteries that store power made by solar panels to the islands, and they are now making more for Puerto Rico . Musk is in talks with Ricadro Rossello, the island's governor, about what could be done. To deliver signal to people's devices, Loon needs be integrated with a telco partner's network - the balloons can't do it alone. Cisco Systems has sent a tactical team and says it is working with local government, emergency responders and service providers to ... Read More »

Dhawan returns as India opt to field


The Australia skipper had an MRI scan on Friday to assess the injury with soreness hampering him in the lead-up to the series . The dismissal of Glenn Maxwell, who added 47 with Finch, halted Australia's all-too-brief charge. 38-year-old Ashish Nehra is likely to share the new ball duties with Jasprit Bumrah. Only Tim Paine (17) managed to cross the double-digit mark as Australia were reduced to 118 for eight in 18.4 overs when rain arrived. Read More »

International Trade Balance Narrowed in August


August exports of goods and services reached the highest level since December 2014, and exports of services were the highest on record, not adjusted for inflation. Exports rose to Euro 39.8 billion from Euro 39.3 billion in previous month. Exports of services declined 0.4% to $66.1 billion. The current trend shows that the United States is gearing to exceeding a trade deficit of almost 505 billion dollars in 2017. Read More »

Warm, humid weekend ahead at the Jersey Shore

Less than a tenth of an inch of rainfall is possible. Southwest winds 5-10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. It will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 78 and a south wind of 9 to 13 miles per hour. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. High temperatures will be around 80 degrees. South wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. Today - Sunny, with a high near 81. Read More »

U.S. 'might' abandon Iran nuclear deal


He claimed the Iranian regime supports terrorism and exports violence and chaos across the Middle East. The Iran nuclear deal was negotiated in July 2015 between Iran , the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany. Read More »

So, Uh, John Kelly's Phone Was Reportedly Hacked Months Ago


Before joining the Trump administration, Kelly was a four-star Marine general and headed the United States Southern Command, until his retirement in January 2016. Many functions on the phone were not working. "Kelly's personal phone stopped working, and he discontinued its use", White House spokesman Raj Shah told Politico . Read More »