Friday October 20-th, 2017

What's making news in British Columbia What's making news in British Columbia

The pickup will be used to ferry crews back and forth from Langley to the Interior as fresh firefighters take their places on the front lines. Skrepnek said that fighting the 599 fires across B.C. There are now about 7,000 customers without power i...

US, Japan, S. Korea seek additional UNSC sanctions against N. Korea US, Japan, S. Korea seek additional UNSC sanctions against N. Korea

Even if the cities of America's Pacific coast are somehow kept safe from obliteration, a nuclear North is intolerable. Xi said during the meeting that "sensitive issues remain" in the China-U.S. -Japan-South Korea alliance - not a herald of a new...

Despite attack on pilgrims, Amarnath yatra continues as usual Despite attack on pilgrims, Amarnath yatra continues as usual

More than 100 empty cartridges were found at the attack site in the heavily guarded area indicating that the terrorists were well prepared for their attack. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack and tweeted that "India will ne...

Aaron Judge's Home Run Derby Performance Brings Back Feelings Of Yesteryear Aaron Judge's Home Run Derby Performance Brings Back Feelings Of Yesteryear

Aaron Judge hit the glass behind left field that supports the retractable roof at Marlins Park. Stanton won last year's contest by hitting a record 61 home runs throughout the derby's entirety, and there are plenty of reasons to think he'll be ...

Rubio Likely Yes Vote On Republican Healthcare Bill Rubio Likely Yes Vote On Republican Healthcare Bill

But these disastrous changes could take a major step toward becoming law after the July 4 recess when the Senate will return to its bill. As a family physician , I am deeply concerned that the Senate's Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) wil...

California Wildfires Prompt State of Emergency California Wildfires Prompt State of Emergency

The Alamo fire , which began four days ago, has spread to Santa Barbara County, approximately midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, and is now the state's largest active fire, according to Cal Fire . The fire that broke out Saturday afternoo...

John McCain: GOP health care bill likely 'dead' John McCain: GOP health care bill likely 'dead'

On NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday , Sen. However, the updated CBO report likely won't include data from an amendment put forth by Sens. "But number two, the Senate bill has over $100 billion in funds for the stabilization fund that are created ...

Wildfire south of Port McNeill has decreased to 10 hectares Wildfire south of Port McNeill has decreased to 10 hectares

Though most of the fires were the result of lightning strikes, CBC News has said that some of the blazes were caused by people. Thursday afternoon a wildfire started near 100 Mile House , which has now grown to more than 1,200 hectares forcing...

Camargo equaliser denies Gold Cup hosts USA Camargo equaliser denies Gold Cup hosts USA

Finding themselves in a group with the relatively weaker sides of Canada and French Guiana, both Costa Rica and Honduras will see tonight's game as a great opportunity, as the victor will most likely go on to win the group and have the best seed in...

Lonzo Ball dazzles with first LA Lakers assist

Lonzo Ball played in his first game with Lakers printed across his chest and it will be a game he will try to forget. The glass is half full, but he didn't mince words either. "Semi's been really good", said Celtics summer league coach Walter McCa...

Detroit Pistons land Avery Bradley from Boston Celtics Detroit Pistons land Avery Bradley from Boston Celtics

Bogdanovic averaged a career-best 13.7 points last season while splitting time with the Brooklyn Nets and Washington. The Pistons also used a first-round pick on Luke Kennard, so along with Bradley they have some new options at shooting guard.

GOP ponders shoring up Obamacare as repeal falters & lawmakers buy insurance stock GOP ponders shoring up Obamacare as repeal falters & lawmakers buy insurance stock

Why have the Toomey Republicans been unable since the November election that Trump won, to their surprise, to unite to repeal Obamacare? Mitch McConnell wrote the health care bill in secret and tried to rush it through the Senate before the 4th...

Sen. Casey says GOP health care bill hurts county residents Sen. Casey says GOP health care bill hurts county residents

Medicaid cuts would mean more asthma attacks. The projection shows how much money the state would lose under the bill in cuts to traditional Medicaid services for the elderly, poor and disabled as well as the state's HIP 2.0 health insurance pla...

Spider-Man: Homecoming Ending Explained by Marvel Boss Kevin Feige Spider-Man: Homecoming Ending Explained by Marvel Boss Kevin Feige

Jefferson Davis reformed after marrying Rio Morales, a relationship that resulted in a child - Miles - who was by logical extension Aaron's nephew. After almost 10 years of the Marvel cinematic universe, it's challenging to not find similarities ...

Virat Kohli shatters yet another record of Sachin Tendulkar Virat Kohli shatters yet another record of Sachin Tendulkar

Pacers Mohammed Shami (4-48) and Umesh Yadav (3-53) were the main
destroyers for India.
The Indians now lead the series 2-1. It turned and twisted out to be enough as India lost their last five wickets for only 19 runs - collapsing from 159/5 i...

House Overrides Rauner's Budget Veto, Ends Historic Budget Impasse House Overrides Rauner's Budget Veto, Ends Historic Budget Impasse

IL already has the lowest credit rating of any state, and a downgrading could make things worse by raising borrowing costs and scaring away investors. "Do not push for a tax hike with no fundamental reforms". Speaking in Chicago Wednesday, Rauner...

Joe Root New Test Captain of England Cricket Team Joe Root New Test Captain of England Cricket Team

Philander had come into the match with concerns about his fitness, but has looked very good in the nets this week, and went to lunch with figures of 3/26 from eight overs. Unsurprisingly it's Root (Price Boosted to 3/1 from 5/2) and his predecessor A...

Withdraw troops or 'be kicked out', Chinese media warns India Withdraw troops or 'be kicked out', Chinese media warns India

Similarly, the paper also urged the government and global powers to oppose India's hegemony over Bhutan , which it termed as the result of India following the colonialist policies of imperial Britain. "Although the boundary between our two countries...

Senate health bill threatens to leave vulnerable ME children without health insurance Senate health bill threatens to leave vulnerable ME children without health insurance

We know without health insurance many people put off seeking medical treatment until their conditions are so severe they require care in a hospital's emergency department - the most expensive venue for that care. Many private insurance companies are ...

Poland's President Expects Long-Term Contract for LNG Supplies From US Poland's President Expects Long-Term Contract for LNG Supplies From US

The crowds waved U.S. flags as well as Polish flags. While addressing the media in Poland , US President Donald Trump said , "Not only we must secure nations from the threat of terrorism, but we must also confront the threat from North Korea "...

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