Monthly Archives: September 2017

Catalans prepare to defy Madrid in banned independence vote

People attend a demonstration in favour of a unified Spain a day before the banned October 1 independence referendum, in Barcelona, Spain, September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Yves Herman September 30, 2017 By Jordi Rubio BARCELONA (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of … Continue reading

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Golf: Another win gives Mickelson all-time record at Presidents Cup

Sep 29, 2017; Jersey City, NJ, USA; Phil Mickelson reacts after making a putt 18th hole during the second round four-ball matches of The President’s Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Course. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports September … Continue reading

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Renewable energy investors see opportunity in Puerto Rico’s demolished grid

Power lines are seen near Guayama after Hurricane Maria, in Puerto Rico, September 29, 2017 REUTERS/Alvin Baez September 30, 2017 By Valerie Volcovici and Nichola Groom WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico’s antiquated and bankrupt electrical system, … Continue reading

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North Korea seen moving missiles from development center – South Korean broadcaster

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un makes a statement regarding U.S. President Donald Trump’s speech at the U.N. general assembly, in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang September 22, 2017. KCNA via … Continue reading

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U.S. four-ball rout leaves Internationals shell-shocked

Sep 29, 2017; Jersey City, NJ, USA; Charley Hoffman hits a shot from the sand on the fourth hole during the second round four-ball matches of The President’s Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Course. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA … Continue reading

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Wall Street closes with fresh records; tech boosts

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid September 29, 2017 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq advanced to record levels on Friday, buoyed by … Continue reading

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The pope is writing a document on fake news – and that’s the truth

Pope Francis gestures as he leads the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican, September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi September 29, 2017 VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – If you ever wondered how to say “fake news” in Latin, … Continue reading

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Motor racing: Vettel leads Raikkonen in Malaysian GP practice

FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Malaysia Grand Prix 2017 – Drivers’ News Conference – Sepang, Malaysia – September 28, 2017 Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel speaks during news conference. REUTERS/Edgar Su September 29, 2017 By Abhishek Takle SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) – … Continue reading

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More than 50 Rohingya missing as U.S. steps up pressure on Myanmar

Rohingya refugee children gather on a truck in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, September 28, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton September 29, 2017 By Tommy Wilkes and Michelle Nichols COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – More than 50 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar are missing … Continue reading

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Florida says it has no indication O.J. Simpson moving there

O.J. Simpson speaks during his parole hearing at Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nevada, U.S., July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Bean/Pool September 29, 2017 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Florida corrections officials said on Thursday they had no indication from O.J. Simpson … Continue reading

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