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Cubs look to get well vs. struggling Mets

Cubs look to get well vs. struggling Mets

The Mets missed a chance to complete a four-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a 10-5 loss. Jake Arrieta will miss this weekend's showdown against the Cardinals at Wrigley Field as he recovers from a strained right hamstring and the Cubs don't really know when their Cy Young Award victor will be ready to rejoin the rotation.


DHS Bans Kaspersky Products in the Federal Government

DHS Bans Kaspersky Products in the Federal Government

Though military and intelligence officials as well as members of Congress have gone on record expressing their concerns or doubts about the company, the government has yet to release or make public any evidence that would prove or suggest Kaspersky Lab products have been compromised by Russian intelligence agencies.


Macron visits hurricane-hit Caribbean

Macron visits hurricane-hit Caribbean

Martin-French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to step up security and stop a growing epidemic of lawlessness amid food and water shortages here following Hurricane Irma . Excuse me, but we saw only mainlanders", she told Guadeloupe 1ere television, visibly shaken. Under pressure to be more responsive, foreign minister Boris Johnson is expected to travel to the region on Tuesday for a visit to the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla.


National Flood Insurance Program Extended to December

National Flood Insurance Program Extended to December

Most of them, like Amanda Col, had no flood insurance. Reinsurance policies purchased by FEMA could cover about $1 billion, a small fraction of what the program will need. But when Congress amended the program to let anyone with a federally insured mortgage buy flood insurance, things went awry. In July 2015, Sumner National Bank of Sheldon in IL was fined just $3,000 for allegedly engaging in a pattern of "making, modifying, or renewing loans" without requiring coverage.


Multiple injuries reported following shooting at Spokane-area school

Multiple injuries reported following shooting at Spokane-area school

Sacred Heart Hospital confirmed three victims are in stable condition following the shooting. Police are now on the scene of a reported shooting at Freeman High School in Rockford, Washington, just south of Spokane . "At least 4 shots", she said. The shooting was reported at Freeman High School in Rockford on Wednesday. "I saw someone carrying a gurney into the elementary school but I didn't know why", she said.


Census shows uninsured rate drops to new record low

Census shows uninsured rate drops to new record low

After a sharp drop in the number of the uninsured and expansion of insurance coverage following the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act in 2014, insurance coverage has stabilized in the United States. "For more than 10 years, MA has been a leader in providing access to health care coverage to everyone", MA secretary of health and human services Marylou Sudders said in a statement.