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Keep our national parks affordable

At a time when we are trying to encourage more Americans to visit and value our national parks, more than doubling entrance fees is certain to have a significant impact on park visits and the commerce they bring to our gateway communities. “Our bill would pay for the maintenance backlog and keep the parks affordable for everyone, and not just the wealthy few, ” she says. The funds generated from raising the entrance fees will barely cover these cuts, let alone address the maintenance backlog, ... Read More »

Manchester City hit four past Napoli to qualify for round of 16


The Argentina global has now moved ahead of Eric Brook's all-time scoring tally. 29 - Aguero has scored against 29 different opponents in the Premier League. And, while Brook scored his goals over an 11-year period with City, Aguero has managed to surpass him in little over six. BC-SOC-Man City-Aguero, 67Aguero becomes Manchester City's all-time leading scorerEds: APNewsNow. Read More »

ITC Proposes Tariffs in Solar Trade Case Blog Renewable Energy Outlook


The agency, which had earlier voted unanimously that US solar manufacturers were being harmed by cheap imports, was divided on what recommendations they proposed to send to Trump. "The commissioners clearly took a thoughtful approach to their recommendations and it's worth noting that in no case did a commissioner recommend anything close to what the petitioners asked for", countered Abigail Ross Hopper, the president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association, a large industry trade ... Read More »

UP: Explosion at NTPC Plant in Raebareli, at least 100 injured


According to the Raebareli District Magistrate the pipe had exploded due to pressure. "Four deaths have been confirmed by the district administration". NTPC shuts power plant in #Unchahar after boiler blast. UP CM has also declared solatium of Rs 2lakh for the families of deceased and said that the state government will provide for the treatment of all the injured in the NTPC explosion. Read More »

HC sets aside Praful Patel's election as AIFF president


However, as former Chief Election Commissioner of India Dr SY Quraishi prepares to take charge as the makeshift administrator of AIFF, Goal spoke to senior advocate and former legal advisor to sporting bodies BCCI and AIFF, Usha Nath Banerjee, who dismissed the possibility of a suspension by Federation Internationale de Football Association. Read More »

Canada's Trudeau is Clark Kent for Halloween


Trudeau dressed as Clark Kent (aka Superman), and he flashed the Superman logo on his way into the House. As the 45-year-old got to the bottom of the stairs, he ripped open his shirt to expose the Superman costume beneath, a video from CBC News shows. Read More »

Brokenshire to issue statement on deadlocked Stormont talks


Mr Brokenshire had been expected to outline to MPs in the House of Commons the government's next steps if a deal to restore devolution is not struck. The Northern Ireland Secretary insisted the move stopped short of a return to "direct rule", and that it would be abandoned if the DUP and Sinn Fein could agree a deal before the deadline. Read More »

Highway 400 closed south of Barrie


He says there are burned cars, shells of cars, twisted metal, and vehicle debris parts across all the highway. "And that's why we're still looking to determine any other victims that may be inside the vehicles, which we haven't been able to ascertain at this point", OPP Sgt. Read More »

World of Final Fantasy is coming to the PC on November 21st

Let's not beat around the bush. That means small, child-like bodies with disproportionately larger heads. While his rendition in the original Final Fantasy VII was anything but realistic, they were still within acceptable and maybe even believable proportions. Read More »

Mumbai hawkers' issue: Massive clash between MNS, Congress


The MNS-Congress face-off led to chaos in Dadar and police arrested workers from both parties for vandalism. The incident took place a little while after Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam addressed a meeting with the hawkers. The clash broke out after MNS workers disrupted Feriwala Samman Morcha organised by the city unit of Cong in support of the hawkers. Mumbai Congress Chief Sanjay Nirupam had objected to it and threatened to intensified their agitation against MNS. Read More »

Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc

With these kinds of figures it is worthy to note that Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. Here are a few institutional investors who have updated their positions. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share. This dividend represents a yield of $1.85. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, October 6th. Read More »

Utah nurse arrested by police reaches $500K settlement


The incident happened July 26 when Wubbels refused to draw the patient's blood, telling Detective Jeff Payne the legal guidelines had not been met since the man could not consent and no warrants for his arrest or for his blood had been issued. Read More »

Iran-Russia-Azerbaijan meeting good opportunity to discuss world affairs

Putin is to hold separate talks with Rouhani and supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, as Russian Federation and Iran cooperate on a range of issues including the conflict in Syria. Besides, the three presidents will exchange views on joint efforts to fight terrorism, extremism, drug trafficking and transnational crime. Russian Federation and Iran, which support President Bashar al-Assad's government, and Turkey, which backs Syrian rebels, have organised a series of peace talks in the ... Read More »

Brexit reports stay secret, says David Davis


Malhotra accused DExEU of wanting a "blank cheque on Brexit" by not releasing the reports. The government has refused to publish key details of a set of Brexit impact assessments, claiming officials need a "safe space" to make policy as the United Kingdom negotiates its exit terms from the European Union. Read More »

Democrats demand Congress move to protect Mueller from Trump ire

Manafort and Gates pleaded not guilty . But Mr. Mueller also unsealed a guilty plea entered earlier this month by George Papadopoulos, a foreign policy advisor, who admitted to lying to cover up contacts he had during the campaign with someone promising dirt on Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Read More »

Argentinians, 1 Belgian killed in NYC truck attack


A group of friends from Argentina were celebrating the 30th anniversary of their high school graduation in New York City when they were struck by a truck as they enjoyed a group bike ride. Uber said Saipov had worked as a driver with the firm having passed a background check. "We place ourselves at the disposition of the families of the Argentinian victims". Read More »

Springfield Lobbyist Accuses State Senator of Sexual Harassment


Signatures piled up last week on an open letter describing harassment and intimidation for women trying to negotiate legislation and work on campaigns. Silverstein, a Democrat who represents parts of Edgebrook, Forest Glen, North Park and West Ridge, denied the allegations in a series of media interviews. Read More »

Schools in Chennai closed as city braces for heavy rains


The north east monsoon dumped heavy showers on Monday leaving five persons dead and disrupting life in several areas due to waterlogging. Two persons died at suburban Anakaputhur last night after being struck by lightning while two others died in rain related incidents at Cuddalore and Nagapattinam districts, official sources told PTI. Read More »

Malaysia slips one notch to 24th in World Bank's Doing Business Report


In response, the International Trade and Industry Ministry said today, one of the reasons behind Malaysia's drop this year is the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) leapfrogging of a few countries in the list. MITI Minister, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said although Malaysia dropped a spot, there was some success in the business regulatory reforms singled out by the World Bank, including strengthened access to credit through the new Companies Act 2016 that established a modern collateral registry. Read More »

Scott Pruitt Plans to Dismiss EPA's Expert Scientific Advisors


Honeycutt has made public statements and testified in Congress disputing the harmfulness of smog (ground-level ozone ) and soot (PM2.5) air pollution , views that have been repeatedly and emphatically rejected by the very EPA Scientific Advisory Board he is now slated to chair, as well as the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee and the vast body of medical science. Read More »

Hamas begins handing Gaza border crossings to Palestinian Authority control

Nazmi Muhanna, the Palestinian Authority's top official for border crossings, and his Hamas counterpart signed an agreement whereby the internationally recognised authority will take control of the border with Egypt. Officials in Gaza said that Hamas will still be in charge of security at the crossings because the PA had not yet made arrangements to deploy its forces there. Read More »

Death toll in Kabul's Green Zone bombing rises to nine


It was the first " Green Zone " attack since May 31, when a truck bomb exploded there and killed dozens. At least 21 people were injured, hospital officials said. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack in Wazir Akbar Khan, a heavily fortified area of the city which houses numerous foreign embassies and government buildings. Read More »

Cardi B and Offset Wanted For Wedding Special


The Love & Hip Hop alum and the " Bad and Boujee " rapper took the stage together, and as Cardi was talking to the crowd, the Migos member surprised her with a proposal. Cardi's pear-shaped 8-karat engagement ring features pink and white diamonds and was crafted by celeb jewelry designer Pristine Jewelers, BET reports . Read More »

Former President Obama opens Chicago youth leadership summit

The comment, which brought a ton of levity to his welcoming address, was met with laughter from the room. The summit is not created to focus on one specific issue, but will touch on subjects that include environmental justice and the designs for the Obama Center, museum and presidential library, which are slated to be built a few miles south near Chicago's Jackson Park. Read More »

Say Hello To The Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate


A big, £211,995-shaped farewell to Aston Martin's V12-engined super-coupe. The Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate has been revealed this week, as a farewell for the current-generation GT flagship - and ahead of a new model arriving sometime next year. Read More »

TDP's A Revanth Reddy, 40 others join Congress


And on the same day, she left to Delhi and joined in Congress in the presence of party vice president Rahul Gandhi . The TDP has no working president post. "It is yet to be decided", he added. The elections were held in 2015. Gandhi offered him candies and a party scarf to formally admit him into the party. Read More »

Do not open the door to Irish, says Australian MP


She said recent scammers operating in the area had been backpackers from the United Kingdom and Ireland. I admit I delivered this message poorly. There's been online uproar down under after an Australian politician used chose words to describe a so-called scam warning. Read More »

Michigan CPA confused online with Trump adviser George Papadopoulos after guilty plea


Unfortunately for Papadopoulos, he shares his name with a former adviser to President Donald Trump . Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos was indicted on Monday and pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, but a metro Detroit man with the same name wants you to know he is not the same man! But the fact that Papadopoulos was unpaid puts him in line with many on Trump's campaign and in no way gauges his stature in the operation. Read More »

A Look Ahead For 2 Stocks: Ardelyx, Inc. (ARDX), Aetna Inc. (AET)


Coye Molly Joel also sold $125,118 worth of Aetna Inc (NYSE: AET ) shares. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides whether their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". Investors of record on Thursday, October 12th were issued a $0.50 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, October 11th. This dividend amount represented a yield of $1.16. Read More »

Jets WR Jeremy Kerley could miss Bills game due to suspension


The New York Post reported later that the suspension was for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy. He had a critical muffed punt in the fourth quarter of Sunday's rainy loss to the Falcons. He was drafted by the team in the fifth round of the 2011 draft and played with the Jets through the 2015 season, when he fell out of favor with then-offensive coordinator Chan Gailey. Read More »

Tourists to be banned from climbing Uluru


A board meeting on Wednesday is expected to unanimously support the ban after the latest stats revealed only 16 per cent of tourists climbed Uluru , making it the right time to ban it, according to management. The closure is possible under the terms of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Management Plan 2010-2020, which said it can be closed if the proportion of climbers falls below 20 per cent. Read More »

Republicans In Congress Aren't Afraid Trump Will Fire Mueller

Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisconsin, said in a tweet Monday that the investigation should continue. James Lankford (R-Okla.) told HuffPost on Tuesday. "We're talking with the other sponsors and seeing if it's the sort of thing that can get support", he told TIME , before dismissing the notion that Trump could interfere in the Mueller investigation. Read More »

Josh Groban Tweets About NYC Terror Attack: 'I Heard Gun Shots'


F-", Mr. Groban began a series of tweets . "I see two dead bodies and Citibikes on the floor destroyed". "My shrink, and meeting friends at the dog park". The driver then got out of the vehicle and brandished replica guns before being shot in the leg by police and then arrested. Later, Groban tweeted a 20-second video he filmed of police officers and firefighters rushing to the scene, writing, "Once I got far enough away, I took this video of the quick response from our incredible NYPD ... Read More »

Couple who met on flight caught having sex on plane

A woman was arrested on the airplane for performing oral sex on a man while they were in their seats. "The act itself is inappropriate in a public space", one traveler told the station. WDIV reports that airport police issued them citations upon landing in Detroit , and the FBI is now investigating the incident because all suspected crimes that take place in the air are under federal jurisdiction. Read More »

Trump calls for 'extreme vetting' after NYC attack


The 29-year-old driver of a rented Home Depot van plowed into cyclists and joggers on a lower Manhattan bike path, reportedly yelling "Allahu Akbar" as he emerged from the vehicle. " We must not allow ISIS to return, or enter, our country after defeating them in the Middle East and elsewhere ", Trump tweeted earlier Tuesday. Read More »

US Captures Militant Key in Benghazi Attack


He is being taken now to the United States. "Because of this successful operation, Al-Imam will face justice in the United States for his alleged role in the September 11, 2012 attacks in Benghazi, which resulted in the deaths of Ambassador Christopher Stevens, Glen Doherty, Sean Smith, and Tyrone Woods four courageous Americans who were serving our country", Trump said. Read More »

Injunction filed to keep Australian center open

The Australian government agreed to close the Manus facility by the end of October after the PNG Supreme Court ruled previous year that holding people there was unconstitutional. "There's a lot of things in play", Rintoul said. Despite consistent reports from refugees, refugee advocacy groups and journalists documenting the inhumane conditions on Manus, the Australian Government has refused to amend its offshore detention policy. Read More »

Golden Knights calling up teenaged WHL goaltender


Entering play on Monday night, he has allowed 4.05 goals per game with a.878 save percentage in 13 games in net. According to the Las Vegas Review Journal, the Golden Knights plan to use Dylan Ferguson of the KHL's Kamloops Blazers as the team's backup on an emergency basis for Tuesday's game against the New York Rangers. Read More »