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Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea
- September 07, 2017

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looking over his thermonuclear device. In an article published early Wednesday, Yoho told the Washington Examiner that Japan would be receiving more F-35s from the United States. "I believe Kim is making a fundamental miscalculation", Murphy said. However, the repeated tests have kept countries like Japan, South Korea , China and Russian Federation on alert. (more...)
China Offers Support for UN Efforts on N. Korea Nuclear Issue China Offers Support for UN Efforts on N. Korea Nuclear Issue
- September 07, 2017

A month of escalating belligerence from North Korea reached a new peak over the weekend as the isolated country tested a massive nuclear weapon, showcasing its military capabilities after a series of missile tests that have rattled Asia and confronted the Trump administration with a geopolitical standoff with the highest possible stakes. (more...)
Military hysteria over N.Korea could lead to catastrophe: Putin Military hysteria over N.Korea could lead to catastrophe: Putin
- September 07, 2017

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would allow Japan and South Korea to buy more "highly sophisticated" U.S. military equipment, amid soaring tensions after Pyongyang's latest atomic test . ICBM Launch South Korea's Defense Ministry on Wednesday denied a local media report that the country requested the United States to deploy an aircraft carrier near the maritime border with North Korea. (more...)
Vladimir Putin says progress on North Korea impossible without dialogue Vladimir Putin says progress on North Korea impossible without dialogue
- September 07, 2017

That does not reflect well on our American partners". Speaking of Russian-American relations, Putin said it was hard to talk to people mixing Austria and Australia. Putin stressed the need for a political solution, saying further sanctions and pressure would not solve the problem. In his remarks on September 5, Putin suggested that Russian Federation could demand the United States reduce the number of diplomatic personnel by a further 155, down to 300. (more...)
China, German leaders back new N.Korea sanctions
- September 07, 2017

While China has not discussed military planning for a crisis on the Korean Peninsula with the USA or others, its defense ministry reported that the armed forces carried out drills in nearby waters two days after North Korea said it exploded a hydrogen bomb on Sunday. (more...)
The 'Ivanka drop-by': Trump's not-so-secret meeting trick
- September 07, 2017

The president traveled to North Dakota on Wednesday as part of his push to pass tax reform through Congress. Not only did Ivanka stroll in, according to CNN , she came in right after Trump sided with Democrats to pass disaster relief funding, raising the debt ceiling, and continuing to fund the government until December. (more...)
North Korea pledges 'powerful counter measures' against US-backed sanctions North Korea pledges 'powerful counter measures' against US-backed sanctions
- September 07, 2017

Security Council meeting on North Korea , Monday Sept. 4, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. South Korea has since been protected by the United States' nuclear umbrella, which ensures the South will be protected with nuclear weapons when in need. (more...)
CBI summons Lalu Yadav, son Tejashwi in IRCTC hotel scam CBI summons Lalu Yadav, son Tejashwi in IRCTC hotel scam
- September 07, 2017

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI ) on Thursday summoned Rashtriya Janata Dal ( RJD ) chief Lalu Prasad and his son Tejashwi Yadav in connection with a railways corruption case. According to the First Information Report, it was alleged that Lalu Prasad Yadav as a railway minister abused his official position for extending undue favors to Vijay and Vinay Kochhar and gained a high value premium land through Delight. (more...)
Berks residents of Caribbean descent think of families as Hurricane Irma hits Berks residents of Caribbean descent think of families as Hurricane Irma hits
- September 07, 2017

Several Canadian airlines sent extra flights on Wednesday, rescuing hundreds of Canadian travellers in the path of Irma. On Wednesday, the airline Air Transat has announced that it is sending ten aircraft to Cuba, which is four to Varadero, three to Santa Clara, two to Cayo Coco, and one to Holguin. (more...)
US Demands N. Korean Oil Embargo, Asset Freeze on Kim Jong US Demands N. Korean Oil Embargo, Asset Freeze on Kim Jong
- September 07, 2017

China owns the North Korea problem in ways that the global community has thus far failed to exploit. "I'm asking for Russia's cooperation". Foreign earnings from those workers and textile exports are two of the most important remaining sources of income for North Korea , the BBC said . (more...)
Ivanka Trump Makes a Habit of 'Dropping By' High Profile Meetings Ivanka Trump Makes a Habit of 'Dropping By' High Profile Meetings
- September 07, 2017

President Donald Trump encouraged his daughter Ivanka Trump to come to the podium in North Dakota on Wednesday, September 6. "And by the way, Ivanka Trump? ". "'North Dakota.' (She) said, 'Oh, I like North Dakota'". On " The Late Show with Stephen Colbert ", Stephen Colbert dragged POTUS for comparing the drought they were having in North Dakota to the devastation in Houston. (more...)
North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin
- September 07, 2017

Security Council resolutions. The Russian president on Tuesday warned that ramping up military hysteria with North Korea over its nuclear missile test could lead to a global catastrophe and instead advocated for renewed diplomatic efforts, a move that could hamper the US' petition for tighter worldwide sanctions. (more...)
With Irma Already Looming, Another Tropical Storm Forms in the Atlantic With Irma Already Looming, Another Tropical Storm Forms in the Atlantic
- September 07, 2017

Models so far show it remaining in the southern Gulf in coming days. If more than 21 storms form in one season, like in 2005, the Greek alphabet is used to name the additional storms during the year. "Where Jose is concerned, the islands of the Lesser Antilles will be impacted by rough swells, particularly along the north and east coasts", Baig said. (more...)
Merkel call to stop Turkey's European Union bid draws mixed response Merkel call to stop Turkey's European Union bid draws mixed response
- September 07, 2017

Mikser, however, whose country now holds the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU, said that any decision would have to wait for an assessment by the European Commission regarding whether Turkey was in accordance with membership criteria. (more...)
North Korea readying for ballistic missile tests?
- September 07, 2017

Referencing a gaffe made by former USA president George W Bush in 2007, Mr Putin said: "It's hard to conduct a dialogue with people who confuse Austria and Australia". He described the bombastic rhetoric being traded between Washington and Pyongyang in recent weeks as "military hysteria". Up until this point, the USA has shown little interest in much of what the Russian president has had to contribute on the North Korea file. (more...)
Dennis Rodman Hopes To Ease Tension Between North Korea, US Dennis Rodman Hopes To Ease Tension Between North Korea, US
- September 07, 2017

According to North Korean watchers in Japan and South Korea, Kim is obsessed with available reports on plots against him, whether real or speculative. I've got to hope", he said, adding "I don't love him. Rodman stated he's taken many people with him on his visits to North Korea, including basketball players from the USA, asserting, "You should have seen the American players". (more...)
Hurricane Irma Forces Luke Campbell To Abandon Miami Training Camp Hurricane Irma Forces Luke Campbell To Abandon Miami Training Camp
- September 07, 2017

The wind speeds were down slightly from the day before, according to the National Weather Service, but only by 5 miles per hour. Storm surge on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic could be 3 to 5 feet. In fact, reports state that Barbuda is now barely habitable as nearly every building in the island has been destroyed. At least eight people were killed and 23 injured in the French Caribbean island territories, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told radio Franceinfo on ... (more...)
At This Price, Is It Too Late To Buy Mattel, Inc. (MAT)?
- September 07, 2017

The following firms have recently changed their position in MAT. Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT)'s performance this year to date is -51.88%. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 9,617,527 shares of the company's stock worth $207,066,000 after acquiring an additional 9,568,634 shares during the period. (more...)
White House says Trump will donate $1 million to hurricane aid White House says Trump will donate $1 million to hurricane aid
- September 07, 2017

President Donald Trump is considering attaching an increase in the US debt limit to an initial $5.95 billion disaster aid funding request for Hurricane Harvey , two administration officials said, a move aimed at lowering the risk of an unprecedented default. (more...)
Minnesota ACT scores show slight gain at 5th overall Minnesota ACT scores show slight gain at 5th overall
- September 07, 2017

Each of the four sections of the ACT-English, reading, math, and science-is scored on a 0-36 scale. Nebraska was among 20 states where 80 percent or more of 2017 graduates took the ACT. Disadvantaged students face complex challenges connected to their families, neighborhoods and schools. Weeks, too, said he was surprised and disappointed that college-readiness scores haven't risen much, given the high priority that policymakers and teachers have been placing on that yardstick in recent ... (more...)
Bannon Calls on Cohn, Others Against Trump to Resign Bannon Calls on Cohn, Others Against Trump to Resign
- September 07, 2017

Trump was widely criticized for blaming "many sides" for the Charlottesville violence, and Cohn stood with him during a news conference at Trump Tower in NY days after the rally when the president said there " very fine people " on both sides of the rally, which was attended by neo-Nazis. (more...)
Journalist of Hindi daily Rashtriya Sahara shot in Bihar Journalist of Hindi daily Rashtriya Sahara shot in Bihar
- September 07, 2017

The incident took place at a time when protests across the country are happening against the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh at her Bangalore home. The police said it is a case of personal enmity. Two bike-borne miscreants shot at a journalist from Bihar on Thursday and robbed him off Rs. 1 lakh rupees. (more...)
Civilian killed, 14 injured in grenade attack in Srinagar Civilian killed, 14 injured in grenade attack in Srinagar
- September 07, 2017

Maqsood Ahmad Shah son of Ali Mohammad Shah, resident of Budgam district was among five injured in the blast. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. Preliminary investigation suggests that the man who hurled the grenade was the one who died, police said. As per a report, the terrorists hurled a grenade at the police station however, the grenade failed to explode. (more...)
Texas county morgue could soon run out of room after Harvey Texas county morgue could soon run out of room after Harvey
- September 07, 2017

The National Guard and the Coast Guard have rescued almost 13-thousand people . Harvey victims expect FEMA to work "with the greatest degree of urgency", he told CBS "This Morning" for a segment broadcast Friday. The city said it had passed out water to at least 6,000 vehicles that waited in a line that snaked around a park in Beaumont's east end. After the city's water service shut down early Thursday, some homes have had small trickles of water coming out of faucets. (more...)
Indonesian hostages of Abu Sayyaf rescued Indonesian hostages of Abu Sayyaf rescued
- September 07, 2017

Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, Joint Task Force Sulu commander, disclosed the firefight happened at around 6 a.m. Thursday in Barangay Upper Binuang, Talipao town. Two Indonesians who escaped from Abu Sayyaf militants after 10 months of captivity were recovered by Philippine troops Thursday, officials said. There were 11 others on board, but they were spared. (more...)