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Will Leonardo DiCaprio Be The Joker In The Planned Origin Movie?

Will Leonardo DiCaprio Be The Joker In The Planned Origin Movie? Scorsese and DiCaprio have worked together on many big-name movies including The Departed , Gangs of New York , The Aviator , and The Wolf of Wall Street . If recent developments are any indication, it turns out that they may have been courting Marty in order to get to one of his famous friends, with The Hollywood Reporter claiming that the studio is eyeing Leonardo DiCaprio for the title... [Full Article...]

NEMA distributes relief materials to Benue flood victims

NEMA distributes relief materials to Benue flood victims The governor said the heavy flooding caused other problems which included collapsed bridges, culverts, roads, destruction to farmlands and houses. He listed the erosion sites to include Guma, Makurdi, Tarka, Gboko, Obi, Otukpo, Ukum, Kastina -Ala and others. [Full Article...]

NSCN (K) Cadre Killed in Ongoing Army Operation in Arunachal-Myanmar Border

NSCN (K) Cadre Killed in Ongoing Army Operation in Arunachal-Myanmar Border In June 2015, Indian Army is believed to have carried out a surgical strike on the Naga militants inside the Myanmar territory, to avenge the killing of 18 men from the Dogra regiment of the Indian Army in an ambush at Chandel in Manipur. [Full Article...]

Angelina Jolie says there's 'nothing nice' about her single status

Angelina Jolie says there's 'nothing nice' about her single status Entertainment Weekly reports that the film - which is adapted from Loung Ung's book of the same name and tells the story of a young girl's struggle during the brutal reign of the Khmer Rouge regime - got a standing ovation after its Telluride premiere. [Full Article...]

Nigeria Draw Cameron In Yaounde

Nigeria Draw Cameron In Yaounde Though Cameroon dominated possession, Nigeria's backline was firm enough to keep them at bay through out the 90 minutes. However, Musa seemed to walk past the NFF president without acknowledging him and Moses did same a few moments later. [Full Article...]

Steely Dan Co-Founder Walter Becker Dead At 67

Steely Dan Co-Founder Walter Becker Dead At 67 Mark Ronson tweeted that Becker was "one half of the team I aspire to every time I sit down at a piano". Slash posted a photo of Becker on Instagram, writing "RIP #WalterBecker". Such a huge fan, thanks for the music. They scored a big hit with " Rikki Don't Lose that Number " in 1974 before hitting a high point in 1977 with the album " Aja ". [Full Article...]

Does Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (SGMO)'s current closing price competes the market?

The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.03 on September 1, reaching $40.2. About 343,550 shares traded. It has underperformed by 12.44% the S&P500. Sangamo Therapeutics Incorporated ( NASDAQ : SGMO ) had an increase of 1.62% in short interest. [Full Article...]

History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest

History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest In practice, all government offices and organizations are closed, while many private businesses also shut for the day to enable workers to mark the occasion with their families. The American worker is not living the dream those who celebrated the first Labor Day envisioned for our country. Many of today's working force will be at their workplaces since it is not a holiday in some fields of end... [Full Article...]

Remember workers and gains of organized labor

Remember workers and gains of organized labor But the need to recognize our labor force has not diminished, even as the average American worker has changed. Monday is Labor Day when we salute all American workers, those wearing blue and white shirts, a day off for most and thoughts about the American work ethic and the technical minds who have made the country No. [Full Article...]

Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years

Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years But while it is celebrated in modern times with BBQs, holidays and sales shopping , the holiday has a bloody history and came out of a long battle for workers' rights in the country. Thank goodness some office workers and bankers are also off work today or they could just call it "non-essential government workers day off". When was the first Labor Day? The first Monday in September in the U... [Full Article...]

Today America celebrates its workers

Today America celebrates its workers Municipal governments first recognized Labor Day in 1885, but it was first celebrated in New York City three years earlier by the Central Labor Union. The first Labor Day was celebrated over 100 years ago, when labor unions in NY decided in 1882 to celebrate their union members with a parade. "It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, pro... [Full Article...]

Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed

Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed As summer draws to a close and schools prepare to open their doors again, Labor Day comes around like a sweet salve to workers in the United States. And a day when plenty of people labor. There are now 28 Right to Work states in America, with Kentucky and Missouri joining the ranks earlier this year. In 1894, workers at the Pullman rail vehicle company in IL went on strike after wages, hours and... [Full Article...]

Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day

Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day Today the world of work is changing again, more rapidly than ever before. In some communities, Labor Day is the last day before the school year starts for children. The Bahamas celebrates labour day as a national holiday on first Friday in June. There are now 28 Right to Work states in America, with Kentucky and Missouri joining the ranks earlier this year. [Full Article...]

Special teams leads top-ranked Alabama over Florida State

Special teams leads top-ranked Alabama over Florida State Alabama (1-0) limited the Seminoles (0-1) to just 65 total yards in the second half, including just 16 rushing yards on 14 second-half carries and kept Florida State on its own side of the field for almost all of final 30 minutes of action. [Full Article...]

Would-be organ donors urged to tell family of transplant wishes

Would-be organ donors urged to tell family of transplant wishes Although registering is a legally valid decision, in practice if your family strongly feel they can not support donation, it does not go ahead. The double lung transplant was carried out at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle when he was aged 22 on September 20 1992.
The operation was a success and Mr Woodward, 47, has competed in athletics and cycling events at British and World Transplant Games even... [Full Article...]

Patients missing out on transplants as potential donors' wishes unknown

Patients missing out on transplants as potential donors' wishes unknown And a survey found 80 per cent of people support organ donation, but only around 49 per cent have ever talked about it. Six people from Hartlepool have died in the last decade while waiting for organ transplants and 13 more are waiting for a life changing operation. [Full Article...]

Leukemia : first gene therapy in the United States

Leukemia : first gene therapy in the United States Kymriah, marketed by Novartis, was granted several special designations, including "fast track", "priority review", and "breakthrough therapy" consideration. One commissioner of the FDA has touted this new innovation as the start of a new frontier in cancer treatment. What is proposed in the Kymriah, this is a single treatment, with a remission rate of 83% in the three months following treatment... [Full Article...]

Florida State QB Francois suffers knee injury

At the end of the season, it will be the site of the national championship game. "That's where we are", Fisher said, "but we'll evaluate this week and see". He was swarmed under and the ball was popped loose by Dylan Moses , with Keith Holcombe recovering at the FSU 11. His absence means Florida State may be relying on a true freshman at quarterback for the rest of the season. [Full Article...]

United Kingdom could stay in European Union single market permanently: Labour deputy leader

United Kingdom could stay in European Union single market permanently: Labour deputy leader Labour will push for a transition arrangement that would keep Britain within the single market and the customs union after March 2019, the party's Brexit spokesman, Keir Starmer , wrote Sunday in the Observer newspaper. "Whilst no-one would seek to nay-say the vote that was taken to withdraw from the EU, the point I would make is that no-one was asked specifically if the United Kingdom should r... [Full Article...]

Unrest at Birmingham Prison Sends at Least One to Hospital

Unrest at Birmingham Prison Sends at Least One to Hospital Witnesses claim Tornado teams have been dispatched to try and tackle the protest, thought to have began at around 3.30pm. The disturbance is in A Wing which houses 100 prisoners. 'We are working with colleagues from Her Majesty's Prison and Probation Service to bring the incident to a safe conclusion'. The Prison Service has stressed that the public is not at risk. [Full Article...]


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