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Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace
- September 10, 2017

He said it "offers a genuine way to defuse the tensions and a step-by-step settlement". Mr Trump's comment came after the USA and its allies scrambled to decide how to respond to recent actions from North Korea. SEOUL-While condemning North Korea over its latest nuclear test, the leaders of Russia and South Korea seemed far apart on the issue of stepping up sanctions against the country after a meeting Wednesday in the Russian port city of Vladivostok. (more...)
Putin Echoes China in Rejecting Tougher North Korea Sanctions
- September 10, 2017

Japanese officials, meanwhile, warned that Sunday´s test may have been more successful than initially feared and involved a bomb eight times more powerful than that which destroyed Hiroshima. "China will promote denuclearization and the maintenance of stability on the peninsula, and promote solving problems on the peninsula through dialogue and consultation". (more...)
Irma forecast track shifts further West, diminishing impact for NC Irma forecast track shifts further West, diminishing impact for NC
- September 10, 2017

The state Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh will be staffed all weekend and into next week. Even with the storm largely missing North Carolina, Stewart said Irma will cause significant swells along the coast. The Rockingham County Swiftwater Rescue team and three local rescue squads will also be on standby when projected rain and high winds reach the area. (more...)
Solar storms might delay North Korea's missile launch Solar storms might delay North Korea's missile launch
- September 10, 2017

North Korea claimed to have developed its sixth and largest nuclear test last Sunday , a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded onto an intercontinental ballistic missile , which would travel thousands of miles. "As never before everyone should show restraint and refrain from steps leading to escalation and tensions". Trump contended that for the past 25 years, US administrations have experienced that "the day after an agreement is reached, new work begins in North Korea , continuation ... (more...)
United States denies Iran report of confrontation with USA vessel United States denies Iran report of confrontation with USA vessel
- September 10, 2017

In a similar incident in August, Pentagon officials said Iranian speedboats had "harassed" U.S. warships in the Strait of Hormuz. Besides, a US navy official said that the USS Thunderbolt fired warning shots at an Iranian patrol boat in the Persian Gulf, as it came within 150 yards (about 137 meters) in the northern end of the Persian Gulf. (more...)
Terremoto de magnitude 8,1 deixa ao menos 6 mortos no México Terremoto de magnitude 8,1 deixa ao menos 6 mortos no México
- September 10, 2017

Segundo o presidente, o terramoto atingiu pelo menos uma dúzia de estados no sul e centro do México , podendo ser sentido por 50 milhões de pessoas. Na madrugada, um morador solitário se aventurou em meio aos destroços do que foi uma majestosa construção colonial para resgatar uma bandeira mexicana e agitá-la, uma imagem registrada em vídeo, que viralizou nas redes sociais. (more...)
Merkel reiterates Iran deal should be model for solving North Korea crisis Merkel reiterates Iran deal should be model for solving North Korea crisis
- September 10, 2017

Senior British officials told The Sunday Telegraph that it is likely that other countries aided North Korea in its missile and nuclear programs. The chancellor told FAZ she feared that without diplomatic action, North Korea's nuclear threat could lead to an arms race, with South Korea and Japan also ramping up their nuclear programs. (more...)
Miami construction cranes could be in Irma path
- September 10, 2017

As the city of Miami said in its news release about the risk, "The crane's arm has to remain loose; it is not tied down". "It takes five to six days per crane, and they can be up to 900 feet tall and include 10,000-pound counterweights", WLRN reports . (more...)
Hillary Clinton: 'I am done with being a candidate'
- September 10, 2017

Amanpour then asked: "So, you're saying they should be sent back now?" "I think all of them who can be reunited with their families should be...but we've got to send a clear message that just because your child gets across the border that doesn't mean your child gets to stay", she continued. (more...)
Eat beef in your country and then come to India, says Alphons Eat beef in your country and then come to India, says Alphons
- September 10, 2017

Demanding an explanation from Pinarayi Vijayan, Chennithala wrote that the people of Kerala were eagerly waiting to see whether the chief minister was willing to condemn Kannanthanam's "anti-beef" remark. He later told a TV channel that he act could be a bridge between the Christian community and the BJP. The prime minister has made it clear that believe whatever you want, I will protect you. (more...)
North Korea may launch ballistic missile on Saturday, says Seoul PM
- September 10, 2017

While Trump talked tough on North Korea , China agreed on Thursday that the United Nations should take more action against it, but it also kept pushing for dialogue to help resolve the standoff. "President Moon only repeated the words 'tentative deployment, '" Rep. Kang Hyo-sang, spokesman for the conservative LKP, said in a briefing. The initial decision by Moon's predecessor Park Geun-hye to install Thaad led China to slap painful economic penalties on South Korea. (more...)
As world watches Irma, hurricanes Jose and Katia gather strength
- September 10, 2017

The footage showed the sheer scale of the fearsome storms. That heavy rainfall is in the NHC forecast. The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided an infrared look at the thunderstorms throughout Irma on September 9 at 2:39 a.m. (more...)
National lok adalats held in several districts National lok adalats held in several districts
- September 10, 2017

As many as 11,662 cases were settled in the National Lok Adalat held across the Telangana State on Saturday. Summary: A National Lok Adalat passed awards worth over Rs 12 crore at the District Courts Complex here today. 4,12,000 was settled in a bank matters and an amount of Rs. 58,800 realized as fine in various challans. As many as 24 benches, including subdivisions, Bathinda, were constituted by the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) , As Reported By Tribune . (more...)
Stalin meets TN Governor to demand strong front in Assembly Stalin meets TN Governor to demand strong front in Assembly
- September 10, 2017

A 10-member delegation of the DMK, the Congress and the IUML legislators met Rao at the Raj Bhavan on Sunday evening. Countering charges that educational standard in Tamil Nadu was low, Stalin said the state produced the first woman doctor and it had the highest number of medical colleges in the state. (more...)
Dolphins airlifted to safety as deadly Hurricane Irma creates havoc Dolphins airlifted to safety as deadly Hurricane Irma creates havoc
- September 10, 2017

In Caibarien, a small coastal city about 200 miles (320 kilometers) east of Havana, winds downed power lines and a three-block area was under water. Anaida Gonzalez, a retired nurse hunkered down in the central province of Camaguey, told Reuters that "There are really strong gusts of wind". (more...)
Suncoast homeowners preparing for Hurricane Irma Suncoast homeowners preparing for Hurricane Irma
- September 10, 2017

As the storm gets closer she is also increasingly anxious. "We have prepared for this scenario, and we're bringing in additional resources to meet the challenge". "When they told me that", he said, "that's all I needed to hear". “Wind hazards from Irma are expected to spread northward along the coast of Georgia and SC where a hurricane watch has been issued.”. (more...)
Five Former Presidents Team Up To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief Five Former Presidents Team Up To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief
- September 10, 2017

Bush and Jimmy Carter are behind the effort. "Our friends in Texas , including Presidents Bush 41 and 41, are doing just that", added President Carter. But his lack of appearance in the video was not a snub from former-presidents. The appeal ensures every penny will go to helping hurricane victims. (more...)
Arreaza: Condenamos la parcialidad de la primera ministra británica
- September 10, 2017

A su llegada a una sesión de la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente, Maduro afirmó que estuvo estudiando por ocho días la "asfixia económica del clan Trump - Borges (.) se han unido en una cruzada mundial contra la economía de Venezuela ". Washington impuso el mes pasado sanciones financieras a Venezuela que incluyen la prohibición a los bancos estadounidenses de realizar nuevas transacciones con el gobierno y PDVSA, las operaciones con bonos, y el pago de dividendos al gobierno por parte de ... (more...)
Miami Beach declares state of EMERGENCY as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida Miami Beach declares state of EMERGENCY as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida
- September 10, 2017

Jose's worst winds extend outward only 35 miles from its center, and tropical storm force winds extend 140 miles. This footage, however, does not show Hurricane Irma . The streets emptied and shops were boarded up before the wind started to howl. "Tonight, I'm scared to death". A tornado ripped through the southwestern Uruguay city of Dolores, killing four people and leaving hundreds injured, government officials said. (more...)
Richard Branson rides out Irma in his wine cellar Richard Branson rides out Irma in his wine cellar
- September 10, 2017

According to French officials, the four most solid buildings on the island had "suffered serious damage" which means that President's mansion is no more. "We are still assessing the damage, but whole houses and trees have disappeared", he said in the statement. The eccentric Virgin founder and his team opted to stay on Necker Island as the powerful storm approached Wednesday - and their fate was unknown for several hours. (more...)
North Korea Has No Clue What Donald Trump Is Doing North Korea Has No Clue What Donald Trump Is Doing
- September 10, 2017

The blast triggered global condemnation and calls by the US, South Korea, Japan and others for stronger United Nations Security Council sanctions against the North. Stressing that the U.S. military is now stronger than ever, Trump said, "Hopefully were not going to have to use it on North Korea". The U.S. and South Korea should "immediately stop the deployment process and withdraw relevant equipment", Geng said. (more...)
Butts County schools to close Monday, Tuesday Butts County schools to close Monday, Tuesday
- September 10, 2017

Administrators in Greenwood County School District 50, District 51 and District 52 will make a decision Sunday evening about school closings. The big South Florida school districts are closed starting Thursday, and Monroe County schools, which includes the Florida Keys, are closed today until further notice, the education department said. (more...)
South Korea bolsters missile shield as ICBM test fears rise
- September 10, 2017

South Korea says it expects another North Korea intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launch "on September 9", according to the country's Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who called the nuclear risk in North Korea the most risky crisis in the world today, told reporters Tuesday that "the unity of the Security Council is absolutely crucial". (more...)
Harvey aid, debt on returning Congress' daunting to-do list Harvey aid, debt on returning Congress' daunting to-do list
- September 10, 2017

Cornyn said he didn't think a short-term government funding bill, known as a continuing resolution or CR, would be ready to also be added to the Hurricane Harvey relief bill so that would have to move separately later this month before the government runs out of money at the end of September. (more...)
Irma projections continue to point storm path toward Alabama Irma projections continue to point storm path toward Alabama
- September 10, 2017

The majority of the state will feel the affects of Hurricane Irma. "We continue to closely monitor the path of Hurricane Irma". As Irma makes an inland track, the mountains will be closer to the higher winds and rain. Black Creek at Quinby is the only Pee Dee river expected to have problems with the rainfall and it is forecast to reach minor flood stage on Wednesday. (more...)

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