Daily Archive: September 12, 2017

Myanmar's Suu Kyi to skip U.N. assembly to deal with Rohingya crisis

YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, facing outrage over ethnic violence that has forced about 370,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh, will not attend...

Hawaii says it's 1st state to go cashless for pot sales

Hawaii said Tuesday that it aims to be the first state to have marijuana sales handled without cash, saying it wanted to avoid robberies and other crimes targeting dispensaries....

What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Broad City’ and ‘Full Frontal With Samantha Bee’

Despite their new jobs and hairdos, the feminist slackers of “Broad City” have yet to grow up. And the late-night comic Samantha Bee returns for a third run. Source:...

Congress votes to call on Trump to denounce hate groups

(Reuters) – The U.S. Congress passed a resolution late on Tuesday calling on President Donald Trump to condemn hate groups after Trump was criticized for his response to the...

Don’t use Taiwan activist’s trial to attack Chinese law, mainland authorities warn

Attacks on China’s legal or political system using the trial of Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che will prove futile, China’s Taiwan Affairs Office said on Wednesday after Lee’s wife and...

Moneyball II: Indians' 20th straight win ties A's

Moneyball II: Indians’ 20th straight win ties A’s Source: ESPN Link: Moneyball II: Indians' 20th straight win ties A's

Grenfell fire chief calls for sprinklers in tower blocks

The blaze, which killed at least 80, should be a “turning point”, London’s fire commissioner says. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Grenfell fire chief calls for sprinklers in tower blocks

Arians hopes Johnson back around the holidays

Arians hopes Johnson back around the holidays Source: NFL Link: Arians hopes Johnson back around the holidays

China faces double danger from typhoons as Talim and Doksuri threaten to strike coastline

Ten provinces in China’s wealthiest coastal regions could be hit by two powerful typhoons within 24 hours, the government has warned. But they could also miss China altogether with...

Returning Florida evacuees stunned by Irma's wreckage as death toll climbs

ISLAMORADA, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Irma evacuees began returning to the storm-ravaged Florida Keys on Tuesday to find homes ripped apart and businesses coated in seaweed amid a debris-strewn...