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Worldwide North Carolina Coast Braces for Hurricane Maria
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The National Hurricane Center's official forecast cone has Maria passing off the coast of the Carolinas early to mid week. While a few bouts of showers will graze the Outer Banks of North Carolina through Wednesday, the heaviest rain will remain well offshore.

Worldwide France, Italy reach shipyard deal with high ambitions
Author: 0 France, Italy reach shipyard deal with high ambitions

The leaders of French and Italy have announced a deal allowing Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri to take control of France's STX shipyard. France had this summer blocked the takeover of the shipyard STX, citing concerns about jobs but annoying the Italian government.

Worldwide Trump starts morning off by slamming NFL
Author: 0 Trump starts morning off by slamming NFL

The U.S. presidential election, lousy games and the backlash from Colin Kaepernick's protests are cited as reasons for the decline. Those figures were down 1 percent from last year's 13.9/26 in Week 3. The "Fox NFL Sunday" pregame show was up 1 percent from Week 3 past year. It had an 11.6 rating compared to last year's 12.9, and a 20 percent share, compared to 21 percent.

Worldwide Watching the Numbers on Shares of Energy Transfer Partners (ETP)
Author: 0 Watching the Numbers on Shares of Energy Transfer Partners (ETP)

About 1,005 shares traded. Energy Transfer Partners , L.P. (NYSE: ETP ) recent decline occurred on low volume with 5.31 million contracts changing hands on 27-Sep-17. Noesis Capital Mangement, Florida-based fund reported 15,823 shares. Camelot Portfolios Ltd Liability has invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP).

Author: 0 Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) and Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) Go Head-to-head

The lowest target is $52.0 while the high is $7800. Cypress Asset Management Tx holds 10,774 shares. The company now has an insider ownership of 1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 67.5 Percent. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Friday, December 9. The company has market cap of $3.97 billion. The stock of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) earned "Sell" rating by UBS on Friday, October 21.

Worldwide Malaysia vs. North Korea Asian Cup qualifier postponed again by AFC
Author: 0 Malaysia vs. North Korea Asian Cup qualifier postponed again by AFC

Even before the row erupted this year, though Malaysia had continued ongoing efforts to expand ties in specific fields like economics, culture, and education, that had not prevented it from also condemning North Korean missile tests or supporting United Nations resolutions sanctioning Pyongyang.

Worldwide LTE: Don't be fooled by the Graham-Cassidy health care bill
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McCain has complained that Republicans should have worked with Democrats in reshaping the country's $3 trillion-a-year health care system and cited uncertainty over the bill's impact on consumers. And as in July, when Arizona Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME, was one of three "no" votes in the contentious 49-51 vote on the skinny repeal.

Worldwide Trump says he's not happy with HHS Secretary Tom Price
Author: 0 Trump says he's not happy with HHS Secretary Tom Price

Then, when asked if Price would be fired, Trump left the option open. "I am not happy with him". Tom Price turned up for a speaking engagement at the National Press Club on Thursday morning, giving no sign he would soon leave his job despite a widening scandal over his travel.

Worldwide Six Louisiana schools earn National Blue Ribbon award
Author: 0 Six Louisiana schools earn National Blue Ribbon award

Mount Dora Christian's elementary division, with about 180 students enrolled, won the award. Only 14 other CPS schools - among them five selective enrollment high schools - have earned a Blue Ribbon since 2004. "In Bardstown, everyone supports the school - the community, the parish", she said. The Blue Ribbon program has awarded more than 8,000 schools since the program was formed in 1982.

Worldwide Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric car
Author: 0 Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric car

James Dyson explained in a press announcement that contains too much fluff for our taste that the Dyson electric auto division is now at over 400 strong and it's recruiting aggressively. British billionaire Sir James Dyson has announced plans to build his own electric auto. According to the memo from the company, Dyson plans to split the $2.7 billion and evenly distribute it between building the vehicle itself and developing solid-state battery technology.

Author: 0 U.S. slaps sanctions on 8 North Korean banks

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said it was "absurd" to suggest the U.S. had declared war. The DPRK foreign minister also said that the DPRK reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down United States bombers even if they are not in its air space.

Worldwide Children Wounded In Accidental Shooting By Toddler In Michigan
Author: 0 Children Wounded In Accidental Shooting By Toddler In Michigan

They have been hospitalised in critical, but stable condition. Several other children were at the home at the time of the shooting and were taken to the police station so they could be reunited with their parents. "She would always say don't you ever think about bringing a gun in this house", says her sister, Ashley Escobedo. She said she charged low rates and offered the services mainly to friends and family.

Worldwide Gov. Scott to visit Puerto Rico donation center in Kissimmee
Author: 0 Gov. Scott to visit Puerto Rico donation center in Kissimmee

The California Democrat also said that the people of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands "deserve to know that their government will be there for them, without question or hesitation". They say neighbors are also sharing supplies while at the same time remaining positive. Lea grew up in Puerto Rico but now lives in Grand Rapids.

Author: 0 Trump weighs lifting shipping restrictions for Puerto Rico; industry opposed

The Jones Act limits shipping between coasts to USA flagged vessels. Trump told reporters Wednesday that "we're thinking" of lifting the law but added that "a lot of shippers" don't want it lifted. After Homeland's assessment, Senator John McCain , a Republican and a long time opponent of the Jones Act, sent a letter to Duke asking why the He asked the department to detail the costs of shipping goods from Florida to Puerto Rico versus the costs of shipping from Florida to the Virgin ...

Worldwide Locals ask for help for their family in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Locals ask for help for their family in Puerto Rico

U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said Monday Congress is committed to relief efforts in Puerto Rico, saying images and stories from the island are "devastating". Millions of people are still without water and power one week after the powerful storm tore through the island. Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert said 10,000 federal forces are on the island, including 7,200 troops.

Worldwide Isis releases new recording of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
Author: 0 Isis releases new recording of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

In the audio message, Baghadi talked about North Korea's threat to Japan and the US. The last previous purported message from al-Baghdadi was released in November, also an audio recording. Baghdadi also makes reference to cities ISIS has lost or is in the process of losing, saying he's "certain that bloodshed in Mosul, Raqqa, Sirt, Ramadi and Hama will eventually lead to the downfall of tyrants", according to a translation from Hassan Hassan, senior fellow at the Tahrir Institute for Middle ...

Worldwide China orders NK firms to close down
Author: 0 China orders NK firms to close down

They come as the United Nations has also recently passed its toughest sanctions package targeting North Korea . Still, as the USA and North Korea trade threats of military action and Mr Kim - who is believed to be in his early 30s - develops nuclear weapons, observers are starting to game out worst-case scenarios.

Worldwide North Korea moving airplanes, boosting defence after USA bomber flight, reports Yonhap
Author: 0 North Korea moving airplanes, boosting defence after USA bomber flight, reports Yonhap

The North Koreans have an extensive chemical weapons stockpile. Lee said North Korea is acting carefully at the border and Pyongyang's troops at the border have been ordered to "report first, taken action later". President Moon also termed the security conditions now surrounding the Korean Peninsula as more serious than ever and vowed to stepped up efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear ambition.

Worldwide Sridevi and other Bollywood stars wish Lata Mangeshkar on 88th birthday
Author: 0 Sridevi and other Bollywood stars wish Lata Mangeshkar on 88th birthday

A rare jewel of India. Twitter is flooded with wishes pouring in from all the corners of the country, wishing her good health and long life. Happiest birthday to maa Saraswati Lata Mangeshkar bless us. Wishing you long & healthy life! Taking her early lessons from her father, Lata Mangeshkar at the age of five started to work as an actress in her father's musical plays.

Worldwide Netanyahu postpones settlement committee meeting at United States request
Author: 0 Netanyahu postpones settlement committee meeting at United States request

Nimr Mahmoud Ahmed Jamal killed three Israelis and critically wounded a fourth outside the West Bank settlement of Har Adar before he was shot dead. Netanyahu told his listeners that uprooting the settlements has never brought peace but rather more violence. With this in mind, Israel withdrew from Gaza, now home to 2 million Palestinians, in 2005.