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Salute Obamas To Host First Global Summit In Chicago
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The Obama Foundation announced it will host a series of talks and one-day training sessions to help promote ideas, civic engagement, and planning for the future with young leaders from around the country. According to the foundation's website , the Training Days for 150 participants ages 18 to 24 will launch in Chicago on October 14, then move to Tempe on November 11 and Boston on November 18.

Salute Larry King diagnosed with lung cancer, says he has recovered
Author: 0 Larry King diagnosed with lung cancer, says he has recovered

King underwent surgery on July 17 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. "I then did a CAT scan then a PET scan and then he said to me, 'You have lung cancer, but it looks very small, in the beginning stages, '" explains King. "Thirty years later, I said to the doctor, 'Is this connected with that?' Absolutely". "I would like to do six months on Broadway", he revealed. As for what is next for King, he claims he has no plans of slowing down in his life, he feels good and is keeping ...

Salute To fight hepatitis outbreak, San Diego begins power-washing streets with bleach
Author: 0 To fight hepatitis outbreak, San Diego begins power-washing streets with bleach

As pointed out by media reports, the city of San Diego has begun power washing its streets with bleach and will likely continue doing so "at least for the time being". Now, the city is implementing an extension on public restrooms hours, opening the possibilities for these homeless people to find the toilets available 24/7.

Salute New Zealand MP admits teaching Chinese spies
Author: 0 New Zealand MP admits teaching Chinese spies

On Wednesday, Dr Yang slammed the allegations that question his loyalty to New Zealand, saying that they were a smear campaign, The New Zealand Herald reported. A key plank of the Newsroom story involved Yang not revealing his time at the universities on various CVs. New Zealand is a member of the "Five Eyes" intelligence-sharing network, which also includes the United States, Britain, Canada and Australia.

Salute Hurricane Irma: Boris Johnson to fly to battered Caribbean
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: Boris Johnson to fly to battered Caribbean

Dorothea Hodge, who was the UK/EU representative for the island's government between 2010 and 2015, said many islanders were still without power, including her 91-year-old uncle. It was "a slap in the face" to look across the waters to "our French brothers and sisters" where the response from President Macron had been very different, she said.

Salute Suspect in Freeman High School shooting in custody
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Schools have been placed in lockdown amid reports of a shooting at a Washington high school Wednesday. The ages and extent of injuries at not known. A suspect was taken into custody, The Review said. She says classes were about to begin because it's a "late start" day. "I saw someone carrying a gurney into the elementary school but I didn't know why", she said.

Salute Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles gets 2028 Games: IOC
Author: 0 Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles gets 2028 Games: IOC

The IOC has not officially approved the new deal but in its report on the 2028 bid, it said it had "no major concerns" with the agreement. With the two teams - the final contestants of an initial six-strong field - having already agreed to split the 2024 and 2028 Games, there was none of the usual pre-announcement nerves and tension.

Salute McConnell gets last laugh on Democrats on the debt ceiling
Author: 0 McConnell gets last laugh on Democrats on the debt ceiling

On the menu: his plan to overhaul the tax code. "I think [that] a lot of primary challenges of Never-Trump Republicans and Never-Trump-agenda Republicans are in order", she said , noting that Trump "wants results", while Republicans "drag their feet".

Salute Android Nougat Running on 15.8% Devices, Oreo Yet to Make an Appearance
Author: 0 Android Nougat Running on 15.8% Devices, Oreo Yet to Make an Appearance

Meanwhile, Android Nougat is gaining adoption up from 13.5 per cent in August to 15.8 per cent this month. Android Oreo also brings numerous new features such as picture-in-picture, which allows users to do two tasks simultaneously, like checking the calendar while planning a party on a Duo video call.

Salute Centre will not regulate fuel prices, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
Author: 0 Centre will not regulate fuel prices, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Terming the spike as temporary, Pradhan said the drop in prices for over a fortnight after the daily price revision was introduced has been ignored and only "temporary" phenomenon of rising trend is being highlighted. The Indian basket of imported crude oils gained almost $3.50 a barrel during last week even as petrol prices in the country touched their highest levels since Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office three years ago, official data showed on Monday.

Salute OECD gives Israel mixed report card on education
Author: 0 OECD gives Israel mixed report card on education

A Scottish Government spokesman said: "Overall, the OECD report shows Scottish teachers' salaries remain competitive with other countries". However, the time Japanese teachers spend on teaching activities is 742 hours at elementary schools, 610 hours at junior high schools and 511 hours at high schools, all below their respective OECD averages .

Salute Apple quietly made some of its iPads more expensive
Author: 0 Apple quietly made some of its iPads more expensive

Entry-level iPad Pro models with 64GB of storage are the same price - $649 for the 10.5-inch model and $799 for the big iPad Pro. Hopefully, iPad Pro prices will come back down once the NAND supply stabilises, but when that will be is uncertain.

Salute 'Street plays' will prove suicidal for Lalu: Nitish
Author: 0 'Street plays' will prove suicidal for Lalu: Nitish

The Income Tax department has reportedly seized almost a dozen properties worth around Rs165 crore belonging to the family of Rashtriya Janata Party chief and former Bihar Chief Minister Laloo Prasad Yadav in Delhi and Bihar. "The investigation on the Srijan Scam by the CBI should be done under the supervision of a judge of the Supreme Court". "Why did Nitish Kumar hide the issue of cheque bouncing for 27 days", Yadav was quoted by Press Trust of India.

Salute Florida police say Facebook comments on officers' selfie 'made our chief blush'
Author: 0 Florida police say Facebook comments on officers' selfie 'made our chief blush'

We suggest you grab a Snuggie, a glass of wine- but please drink responsibly- and some tissues because you might just cry laughing. Katie Sonmor wrote: "The kinda photo that makes you want to intentionally break some kind of law". The photo made it to the Gainesville Police Department's Facebook page , and from there, the world. Sadly, they also confirmed that two of the pictured officers are already married, though Officer Rengering (on the right) is still single.

Salute Rainfall forecast from Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Rainfall forecast from Hurricane Irma

Still, he said , it will take days for many people to be restored and, in some cases where the damage was extensive, weeks. The storm slammed the Florida Keys as a Category 4 hurricane Sunday morning at 9 a.m. Meteorologists have urged the public not go outside due to storm surges that could rise rapidly. Hurricane Irma has weakened slightly as it brings a heavy rainfall to Florida it's still a significant threat to the southeast, including some possible effects here in SC.

Salute Apple unveils iPhone X with new display as rivals grow
Author: 0 Apple unveils iPhone X with new display as rivals grow

Some Android phones have also previously eliminated the home button and added edge-to-edge screens. The presentation also included a tribute to Steve Jobs , a look at the new Apple Park and some other highlights. Apple has unveiled its new generation of iPhone , the 8 and the 8 Plus. That said, the front-facing camera also comes with a Portrait mode with Apple's new Portrait Lighting feature .

Salute IOS 11 to be available for iPhones and iPads on September 19
Author: 0 IOS 11 to be available for iPhones and iPads on September 19

And the new App Store makes it easy to get, update, and redownload apps-all without a Mac or PC. This version of iOS 11 should be very close to finished with most of the bugs ironed out - after a record-breaking 10 beta updates over the past few months - but there's still a chance you'll need to download an update on release day.

Salute Toyota Prado revealed, on sale in Australia in November
Author: 0 Toyota Prado revealed, on sale in Australia in November

THE TOYOTA FJ CRUISER was designed for the USA market and meant to be a modern take on the original FJ LandCruiser... we can see the link. In profile, the vehicle looks different thanks to a taller front bumper plus realigned wing lines and bumpers, all on the same horizontal axis.

Salute WhatsApp soon to roll out its much awaited 'unsend' feature
Author: 0 WhatsApp soon to roll out its much awaited 'unsend' feature

The fan site WABetaInfo , which is testing the new Whatsapp feature, shared this information on Twitter and wrote, " DELETE FOR EVERYONE NEWS!" When the sender deletes the message using delete for everyone option, messages will be deleted even before the receiver could read it.

Salute Irma kills 10 people in Cuba
Author: 0 Irma kills 10 people in Cuba

Damage to homes, government offices and road infrastructure, as well as flooding and fallen poles, were reported on the northeastern coast of the island, where Hurricane Irma hit with winds of 155mph, Cuba's official newspaper Granma reported.

Salute Florida power company says restoration 'will take weeks' after Irma
Author: 0 Florida power company says restoration 'will take weeks' after Irma

As of 11 a.m. Monday morning, 359 customers were without power in Gulf Power's service area - mostly in the Bay County area. The crews will help with power restoration efforts. FPL said a workforce of almost 19,500 has been working around the clock to restore electricity to all customers. Utilities have invested billions into strengthening the power grid in recent years, but the improvements weren't enough to resist Irma's strong winds, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Salute Star Wars Battlefront 2: 8 Major New Details You Need To Know
Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront 2: 8 Major New Details You Need To Know

Thankfully, Reddit user "Some_Info" has leaked some information which seems legitimate. The leak also goes into the beta's logistics. This battle was considered as the soul and heart of Star Wars. If you don't own the game itself, but want to give it a spin before the imminent release of Battlefront II, it's also going for close to nothing .

Salute Top Brexit Lawmaker Says Not Enough Progress In Talks
Author: 0 Top Brexit Lawmaker Says Not Enough Progress In Talks

In a bid to head off concerns led by former attorney general Dominic Grieve and former constitutional affairs minister John Penrose, about legislating on Brexit by executive order, the government is likely to agree on a system that would establish an external expert committee to advise the government on new laws that would change or remove the existing European Union rules.

Salute No link between hormone therapy for menopausal women and death rates
Author: 0 No link between hormone therapy for menopausal women and death rates

Dr. JoAnn Manson poses December 12, 2002, with a printout from a study she directed on hormone replacement therapy for women at her office in Boston. "These findings provide support for clinical guidelines endorsing the use of hormone therapy for recently menopausal women to manage bothersome hot flashes and other menopausal symptoms", Manson said.