Shocker as ITT Technical Institute shuts down all locations

Department of Education for due process to the company, hundreds of thousands of current students and alumni, and more than 8,000 employees will be negatively affected", according to a company press release . For-profit college company ITT Education... More..

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Merkel: Migrant situation in Germany
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Merkel: Migrant situation in Germany "many times better"

Germany has made large strides in the past year in dealing with the hundreds of thousands of migrants who arrived in 2015, but there is still much to do, Chancellor Angela Merkel has said. Her remarks came afte...More..

Syrian troops advance near Aleppo in attempt to impose siege
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Syrian troops advance near Aleppo in attempt to impose siege

By securing its border with Syria, Turkey has cut off Daesh's vital supply lines, which it uses to bring in brainwashed fighters and deadly weapons to enrich their perverted cause. The Observatory confirmed a b...More..

AMD's Bristol Ridge chips for desktops now shipping
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

AMD's Bristol Ridge chips for desktops now shipping

AMD's new Bristol Ridge processors are the first to use the unified AM4 socket , which is forwards-compatible with the upcoming Zen-architecture Summit Ridge. HP and Lenovo PCs are ready to ship, with other gl...More..

2 detained after gas canisters found near Paris' Notre Dame
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

2 detained after gas canisters found near Paris' Notre Dame

That evening, its owner went to the police to report that his is radicalized daughter was missing but without saying his auto had also disappeared, the prosecutor's office said. Members of the anti-terrorism br...More..

Ethiopian activists demand news of jailed leaders after fire guts prison
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Ethiopian activists demand news of jailed leaders after fire guts prison

A government statement revealed that 21 died of suffocation after a stampede while two others were killed as they tried to escape. Global human rights groups say that security forces have killed more than 400...More..

Dozens killed in explosions targeting government-held Syrian cities
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Dozens killed in explosions targeting government-held Syrian cities

More than 290,000 people have been killed in Syria since its conflict erupted in March 2011 and millions more have been displaced by the fighting. The tourism board kicked off its campaign with a swanky video...More..

U.S., South Korea jointly condemn North Korea provocations
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

U.S., South Korea jointly condemn North Korea provocations

Top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un has guided the test-firing of ballistic rockets by the strategic force, the official news agency KCNA reported Tuesday. During the summ...More..

Sam Dastyari Mea Culpa: 'I Have Never Done Anything For A Donation'
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Sam Dastyari Mea Culpa: 'I Have Never Done Anything For A Donation'

Earlier, the opposition leader backed his 33-year-old NSW senator, declaring he deserved a second chance because he was a "bright young man". "I completely reject an assertion or implication that. He said it ...More..

Obama warns China of 'consequences' for its behaviour in SCS
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Obama warns China of 'consequences' for its behaviour in SCS

Obama said that where the USA has seen China "violating worldwide rules and norms, as we have seen in some cases in the South China Sea or in some of their behavior when it comes to economic policy, we've bee...More..

Cahill gives Australia win over UAE in World Cup qualifier
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Cahill gives Australia win over UAE in World Cup qualifier

Asked if the UAE can emerge as a powerhouse, the coach said: "We qualified for first time in 1990 and since then we have worked hard to qualify for the second World Cup". "I believe only in what the team is doi...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

President Obama says Colin Kaepernick is 'exercising his constitutional right'

Obama said he has no doubt that the San Francisco 49ers player is honest and "cares about some real, legitimate issues". "He's following his constitutional right to make a statement", Obama said . And he si...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Holt, Wallace among presidential debate moderators

The most recent polls indicate Trump continues to struggle to attract minority supporters. Thirty-five percent of Americans have a favorable impression of him, compared with 63 percent unfavorable, the Postrepo...More..

Far-right activist, author Phyllis Schlafly dies at 92
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Far-right activist, author Phyllis Schlafly dies at 92

Birch Bayh, the Senate co-sponsor of the '70s-era ERA, told the AP that Schlafly should be credited as "the chief factor in the ERA's collapse"; she once "went on in television, set her Social Security card o...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Court suspends burkini ban in French town

Following the ruling, other courts in the town where mayors have banned burkini swimsuit are also expected to issue orders. The office of Nice's mayor denied that the woman had been forced to remove clothing,...More..

by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Trump and Clinton turn to battleground states in the South

Talking Points Memo's PollTracker, an average of almost 50 different polls, has Clinton beating Trump by 2.2 points. The GOP nominee has the backing of 49 percent of SC voters, versus 42 percent for Hillary C...More..

Palestinian economy could double without Israeli occupation
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Palestinian economy could double without Israeli occupation

Mahmoud Elkhafif, UNCTAD's coordinator for assistance to the Palestinian people, said the cost of occupation was substantial, but he acknowledged there was no systematic way of measuring it. A delegation from...More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Tropical Storm Hermine Had Much Less Impact Than Expected

The Steamship Authority has also advised travelers to prepare for cancellations beginning Sunday (More Here), and Hy-Line Cruises canceled all Hyannis to Martha's Vineyard and inter-island service on its fast f...More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

CFB Week 1 Picks: Ole Miss Rebels vs. Florida State Seminoles 9/5/16

Like Winston, Francois will earn his first career start on Labor Day night. FSU and Ole Miss landed at the No. 4 and 11 spots in the AP's Top 25 poll a few weeks ago, so if pundits are correct, this should be...More..

by | Tuesday, September 06, 2016

University of Vermont axes North Carolina game over LGBT law

Artists including Bruce Springsteen and Pearl Jam cancelled concerts in North Carolina over the law and a number of leading businesses suggested they could sever ties with the state if it was not withdrawn. "Th...More..