learningandfinance.com

National

Four students hurt in shooting outside high school

Local teenager Fernando Rodriguez told the San Francisco Chronicle he heard six "pops" before people started to flee the area. As yet no one has been taken into custody in relation to the incident. Three of the victims ran inside and police initially ordered pupils to stay in place until officers searched each room, fearing an active shooter situation.

National

Georgia County's Voter Registration Deadline Extended

Rick Scott declined to extend that state's deadline, a federal judge on Wednesday extended that state's October 11 deadline to 5 p.m. on October 18. Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. The judge ordered an extension to next Wednesday in 36 counties, a lawyer for the state Democratic Party said on Twitter. North Carolina residents can still register and cast ballots during the early-voting period that begins Thursday through November 5, but ...

National

Hall of Fame: Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Yes Lead Nominees

But looking back at the record of Rock Hall voting, there are some fads to pick up on. The 2017 nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been announced, and this year's group of nominees has some clear winners in our opinion. It is the fifth for Joe Tex, the fourth for the J. Geils Bands and Kraftwerk , and the third nomination for Yes. As usual, more than 600 singers, music industry gurus and historians will cast their vote in the process.

National

Haiti mourns as families bury loved ones killed by hurricane

At over 350 miles wide, the storm could be the most catastrophic to hit the U.S.in over 10 years, Good Morning America reports . "Only a small deviation to the left of the forecast track could bring these winds onshore". Obama has declared a state of emergency in several states, to allow federal funds to be used for disaster relief. Authorities have ordered some two million Floridians to evacuate their homes, while Governor Scott activated 3,500 members of the state's National Guard.

National

Strike officially underway at 14 state-owned universities

Slippery Rock University faculty members hit the picket lines Wednesday morning after contract negotiations between the state and union failed to yield a new agreement. "He was very clear about that". Governor Tom Wolf in a statement urged both sides to return to the bargaining table. "I find it shocking that Chancellor Frank Brogan would spit in the governor's eye like that", Mash said.

National

Knoxville breaks October 19 heat record; temps to drop

Thursday and Friday will feel more like mid-October with temperatures barely rising above 10 degrees. A warm weather record could fall in London on Tuesday . Rain showers and gusty winds will accompany the cooler temperatures, AccuWeather said. The National Weather Service reported that Knoxville reached 87 degrees on Wednesday .

National

Trump invites Obama's half-brother to debate

Immigration was hardly mentioned in the first two debates. His stunt led to a frosty opening with no exchange of pleasantries between the party nominees. He has reserved special venom for Ryan, blasting him as a weak leader with bad ideas about trade and immigration and suggesting that Ryan might be sabotaging Trump's campaign to pave the way for a presidential run of his own in four years.

National

Arizona poll: Clinton leads Trump by 5 points

In other recent national polling, Clinton leads head-to-head match-ups against Trump, with the Democrat holding 47.7 percent support compared to 42.2 percent for the NY businessman, according to averages compiled by RealClear Politics . "I can reassure Donald Trump: I am in charge of elections in Ohio and they're not going to be rigged, I'll make sure of that", Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted told CNN.

National

Islamic State has 5000 to 6000 fighters in Mosul - Iraqi army

UNICEF's role will be essential not only during the battle for Mosul , but also after the military operation is concluded, Hawkins said. A broad military campaign aimed at retaking Mosul entered its second day on Tuesday with more losses sustained by the ISIL terrorist group.

National

Penn State could get LB reinforcements for Ohio State game

With that in mind, the story of how Wisconsin ended Ohio State's ideal season seemed to be written by halftime Saturday night. OSU's last trip to Penn State , a 31-24 overtime win, reminds Meyer a lot of the win at Wisconsin . "I'm just trying to win games around here, honestly", he said. On the field, atmosphere tends to help the longer it remains pitched. But the Ohio State coach is still stinging from the impact of the penalty he drew after an official inadvertently hit him on ...

National

NC judge extends state's voter registration deadline to October 19

A spokeswoman for Georgia's secretary of state says election officials are being told to follow a judge's order extending voter registration in one coastal county hit hard by Hurricane Matthew. It added most post offices, which also register voters, reopened Tuesday in the county. The U.S. death toll from Matthew has now climbed to 44 as five states still reel from the effects of the storm more than a week after it ravaged parts of the South.

National

Faculty on strike at Pennsylvania universities

The system has also put on a note on their website saying that regardless of a union strike, students are required to report to scheduled classes unless the university indicated otherwise. Please see our terms of service for more information. It may result in some students being able to complete some or all classes within the regular semester, while others may not.

National

Manhunt Underway for Gunmen Who Fired Shots Outside San Francisco High School

Department spokesperson Carlos Manfredi stated that the female victim, "was shot in the upper extremities and suffered life-threatening injuries". Brent Andrews, a spokesman for the hospital, said he could not provide information on the victims' identities or the specific nature of their injuries because they are minors.

National

Pasta and beef on menu for Italy state dinner

Look at us all fancy for the White House. Several TV news anchors and reporters were on the guest list for last night's White House State Dinner honoring Matteo Renzi , the prime minister of Italy and his wife Agnese Landini . It has also been reported that Chance will return to the White House later on this year to perform at the Christmas Tree lighting ceremony. The crowd of more than 400 included prominent Italian-Americans like former race auto driver Mario Andretti, Actor John ...

National

Defendant Finishes Testimony in New Jersey Bridge Trial

The resulting gridlock, over five weekday mornings, severely delayed commuters, school buses and first responders. Baroni testified Monday that Wildstein told him about the lane realignment plan on September 8, the day before it was put into effect.

National

Retired Marine Gen. pleads guilty to charge in leak of secrets

Leon of D.C. The investigators were looking into a leak of classified information about a secret cyberattack on Iran's nuclear facilities. The former vice chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff pleaded guilty in federal court Monday, admitting he lied to the FBI when questioned about whether he provided two journalists with top secret information in 2012.

National

'Bridgegate' Defendant Takes The Stand In 5th Week Of Trial

Baroni said Wildstein was his contact with Trenton - over 1,700 phone calls. Here & Now's Robin Young checks in with WNYC's Andrea Bernstein for the latest. "I did not", Baroni told jurors. "David said to me, 'Let me handle it, ' " Baroni said, referring to the traffic study and queries from Sokolich about why the town wasn't notified about the lane diversions.

National

UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's failed launch of Musudan missile

The meeting comes weeks after the North's most powerful nuclear test explosion to date, and days after its failed test launch of a ballistic missile. USA defense secretary Ash Carter has described THAAD as a key part of the US policy of extended deterrence to defend against North Korean ballistic missiles in a recent article in Foreign Affairs .

National

Classes resume at San Francisco schools where 4 teens shot

Police are on the lookout for the suspects. "One female victim has life-threatening injuries to her upper torso." The Associated Press reported that the four were wearing dark hoodies and jeans and were spotted leaving the area. The suspects had fled before police arrived, however. They share a campus. "I need to state emphatically that this isolated event, although very bad, should not be viewed as a negative reflection on" the school, Leigh said.

National

Belgium's tiny Germanic region stalls over Canada trade deal

Efforts to seal an EU-Canada trade deal are set to intensify this week, after Belgium's Walloon parliament rejected the ratification of the trade agreement and threw the future of the deal into jeopardy. After being apprised of the veto, Canada dispatched Pierre Pettegrew, a former federal trade and foreign minister, to meet with leaders of the Wallonia region in Paris to try to salvage the deal, CTV television news reported.

National

Michelle Obama stuns in golden dress at final state dinner 0

With poker-straight locks, Michelle dazzled in her stunning custom-made Atelier Versace dress, which was a stunning floor-length rose gold chainmail gown. The couple looked great together, with President Obama looking dashing in a tux, but he couldn't keep his eyes off his gorgeous wife. "But tonight we're reminded that American Democracy has been embraced by the touch of Italy", he said.

National

After US targets Houthis in Yemen, Iran deploys two warships

The Houthi movement earlier last week denied responsibility for the missile attacks on the Mason, and warned that it too would defend itself. US Navy commander Gary Ross said: "Earlier today a US Strike Group transiting worldwide waters in the Red Sea detected possible inbound missile threats and deployed appropriate defensive countermeasures".

National

Volleyball: Clyde, Bellevue and SJCC all advance

Sisters 2, Junction City 1: Malachy Sundstrom and Colby Simeral each scored goals to lead the league-leading Outlaws to the victory over the Tigers. The Loboes turned away the Broncos in LaMoure 25-13, 25-4, 25-13 and improved to 25-3 overall on the season.

National

Four students shot at San Francisco high school

Three wounded male students ran into the high school after the shooting. School officials said one of the victims was specifically targeted. Officials had imposed a lockdown after the incident, which has now been lifted. Emergency responders later transported one victim, a 15-year-old female in critical condition, to San Francisco General Hospital to receive treatment for an upper-body gunshot wound, according to KRON .

National

Pence: GOP office firebombing is 'political terrorism'

After giving thanks that no one was inside the offices at the time of the attack, Pence criticized a dearth of nationwide coverage of the incident, saying a similar attack on a Democratic office would have generated national headlines. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 16, 2016ALL SAFE IN ORANGE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA. The floor was covered with glass; plastic yard signs for the GOP presidential ticket and for down-ticket Republicans had melted together; and only the frame of a couch remained.

National

Sanders, Warren, Considered for Clinton VP Picks According to Emails

It's unclear from the email how serious the campaign was about Bill or Melinda Gates but it probably would have been a tough sell. In a odd choice of separating those individuals, Podesta organized the names into " food groups ". That was followed by a list of African-American politicians, then a group of three military officers, some titans of business and then, in a group of one, Bernie Sanders.

National

Billy Bush leaves NBC Today show following leaked Trump tape

She also said she feels Billy Bush egged her husband on in the 2005 tape, in which Donald made lewd comments about his sexually aggressive behavior toward women. With the details that they got, did they ever check the background of these women? "We wish him success as he goes forward", NBC employees were told in a memo Monday.

National

Georgia Preparing to Execute Man Who Killed Atlanta Officer

Georgia is preparing to execute a man convicted of killing an Atlanta police officer and wounding a second officer with an AR-15 rifle. Lawler's attorneys have argued that a diagnosis last month of autism spectrum disorder helps explain why their client acted the way he did during the encounter with the officers.

National

Trump's Not the Only One Who Thinks the System Is Rigged

He also reiterated claims that the November 8 election will be fixed saying, "They even want to rig the election at the polling booths and believe me there's lot going on". Earlier this week, the FBI released its latest cache of notes on its investigation into the former secretary of state's use of a private email server during her tenure at the State Department.

National

Lawsuits filed over Virginia voter registration window

Hunterdon County Clerk Mary Melfi says that she is a Republican and has "1,000 percent faith" in the state's election system. A number of viewers contacted NBC12, upset that they now can not vote in in the presidential election. The registration deadline is set by law at 21 days before Election Day. The last-minute influx of people has kept the Elections Office busy. But participating in the process goes far beyond voting.

National

4 students shot outside San Francisco high school; gunmen on the loose

His injuries are said to be non-life threatening. At 4:03 p.m. the lockdown was lifted after being declared safe by SFPD. A secondary call came in shortly after that. "We never know what's going to happen". Police say at least one of the victims was a target. This story was updated at 6:14 p.m.to include a report that there was a fourth victim.

National

Clinton's campaign prepares for an even nastier race

Her smirk whenever Trump talked about her e-mail scandal and her lack of prosecution for her mishandling of classified material seemed to give the air of being above all that, one of the many reasons she is so unpopular with many Americans.

National

WikiLeaks releases transcripts of Clinton's Goldman Sachs speeches

Assuming the WikiLeaks emails are accurate, Clinton portrayed herself to bankers as more supportive of free trade, and more flexible on industry regulation, than she has been during her drive for the presidency. She has refused to release transcripts of the speeches. As Clinton is often criticized for giving speeches with carefully chosen words, the fact that she criticized her staff's use of poll-tested lines is noteworthy.

National

Trump accuses Clinton of 'criminal enterprise in rigged' polls

Clinton's camp has been projecting optimism in recent weeks, devoting resources to traditionally Republican states such as Arizona as polls indicate she stands a chance of victory. The records indicate that Kennedy made that suggestion, but both the Federal Bureau of Investigation and State Department said Monday that it was the unidentified Federal Bureau of Investigation official.

National

Third Presidential Debate Between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

He went on to say, "They have people from 20 years ago coming out and telling stories about me". Clinton too attacked her opponent on Twitter . As for Clinton, her campaign has also been hit by a barrage of negative headlines. Trump , never known for self-censorship, has pronounced himself "unshackled" at last in the final weeks of the campaign. Clinton has gone in the opposite direction by embracing immigrants in her rhetoric, making the issue about the future and definition of the ...


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 Forward → End