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World USA and China commit to 'maximising pressure' on North Korea
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Security Council would be "perfectly happy" handing responsibility for dealing with North Korea to the Pentagon. The U.S.is looking at the possibility of shooting down a future launch of a ballistic missile by North Korea, CNN reports . North Korea has ratcheted up tensions by firing a series of ballistic missiles and conducting a sixth nuclear test earlier this month. "Such differences may also help make the Korea-U.S.

World Ducey doubles down on health care bill without knowing details
Author: 0 Ducey doubles down on health care bill without knowing details

Amidst growing tensions and in a bid to defend his support for the Graham-Cassidy Bill which is a new effort at repealing the ObamaCare health policy, President Trump is validating the essence of the bill and equally testifying to the good intentions of Senator Bill Cassidy at promoting the bill.

World Rallies: Philippines commemorates 1972 martial law
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Fewer Filipinos, however, remain to shed light on this period, forcing younger generations to learn of martial law through "textbooks, or stories, or worse, from the fabrications of those who would see tyranny return", the Vice President said.

World Trump, in new dig, mocks North Korea leader as 'Rocket Man'
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Defiant North Korea has fired 22 missiles during 15 tests since February, despite global calls for the country to stop its weapon operations. McMcaster said Kim is "going to have to give up his nuclear weapons because the president has said he's not going to tolerate this regime threatening the United States and our citizens with a nuclear weapon".

World Arvind Kejriwal Meeting Kamal Haasan, Is An Alliance On The Cards?
Author: 0 Arvind Kejriwal Meeting Kamal Haasan, Is An Alliance On The Cards?

According to an NDTV report , the two are expected to have political discussions. "Arvind is going to Chennai only for this meeting, so they do have some plans", the website quoted the source has telling. Earlier this month, Kamal had met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and had commended the CPI (M)-led LDF government for its "good governance".

World France's National Front number two quits as far-right party in turmoil
Author: 0 France's National Front number two quits as far-right party in turmoil

But amid the fallout from the party's poorer-than-predicted showing at recent elections, on Wednesday Ms Le Pen stripped him of his key brief for strategy and communication. The anti-EU Le Pen's larger-than-expected defeat in elections was a crushing reality check for the far-right forces who seek to overthrow Europe. He said he feared the FN was making a "terrible backward slide" towards its hard-line past.

World Divisive politics ruining India's reputation overseas: Rahul
Author: 0 Divisive politics ruining India's reputation overseas: Rahul

This was because of the ideas of the Congress he said. The Gandhi scion thanked the Indian diaspora for their contribution both in the United States and in the country back home and called them "backbone of India". "It does not matter what is standing against them. The reason they have been able to do so are ideas of the Congress party". "30,000 youngsters come into the job market every single day".

World Three killed, 30 injured in Kashmir grenade attack
Author: 0 Three killed, 30 injured in Kashmir grenade attack

Sources said that two civilians, including a woman were killed and dozens sustained injuries in the attack. The terror attack comes almost a week after security forces gunned down Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Abu Ismail, the mastermind behind the July 10 attack on Amarnath yatra pilgrims.

World South Korea intends to provide humanitarian aid to the DPRK
Author: 0 South Korea intends to provide humanitarian aid to the DPRK

An estimated 18 million of North Korea's 25 million people require assistance due to food shortages and malnutrition, according to the UN. Moon's conservative predecessor Park Geun-hye halted humanitarian aid to North Korea after the regime conducted a nuclear test in January 2016.

World Powerball jackpot victor from NJ sexually assaults girl
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He took a US$152 million lump sum payment after taxes. Quezada again made headlines when his girlfriend of 10 years, Inez Sanchez, also the mother of one of his five children, sued him for a cut of his winnings. In addition, each crime carries the additional penalties of Megan's Law and Parole Supervision for Life. At the time of his win, Quezada told CNN the money would not "change his heart".

World 1-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off the Coast of Japan
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The Japanese quake struck along a major fault line under the Pacific Ocean about 200 miles east of Fukushima. The Japan Meteorological Agency now has no tsunami warnings or advisories in affect, nor does the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

World Strong Vanuatu quake a timely safety reminder
Author: 0 Strong Vanuatu quake a timely safety reminder

Two powerful earthquakes struck New Zealand on Wednesday, while Japan had scares of a national disaster after a quake hit off the coast east of Fukushima early on Thursday morning. Vanuatu is part of the "Ring of Fire", a zone of tectonic activity around the Pacific frequently subject to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Mexico is reeling from a magnitude-7.1 quake that collapsed buildings and killed at least 225 people.

World PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister
Author: 0 PM should stop 'embarrassing' Pakistan with his statements: Ex-minister

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said that they have developed short-range nuclear weapons and were prepared to counter the Indian Army. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan said the issue of cross border incursions from Afghanistan is very serious. Premier Abbasi is scheduled to address the UNGA today.

World Mattis says US effort on North Korea aims for diplomatic solution
Author: 0 Mattis says US effort on North Korea aims for diplomatic solution

That lesson was clear from Trump's threat to unleash "fire and fury" on Pyongyang last month: North Korea has since launched two missiles , detonated a nuke seven times the size of the one that hit Hiroshima, and threatened to fire more missiles off the coast of Guam.

World SEC: Hackers broke into corporate filing system
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The agency says the "software vulnerability. was patched promptly after discovery", and didn't reveal any personally identifiable information. The incident comes just weeks after Equifax Inc , a major USA consumer credit reporting agency, disclosed that hackers had stolen data on more than 143 million customers and underscores the threat cyber criminals pose to the integrity of the financial markets.

World Donald Trump threatens 'Rocket Man' Kim with total destruction at UN
Author: 0 Donald Trump threatens 'Rocket Man' Kim with total destruction at UN

Trump denounced North Korea and its leader, Kim Jong-un, saying the nation "threatens the entire world with unthinkable loss of life" as a result of its nuclear weapons program. Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, who was observed crossing her arms, told the BBC: "It was the wrong speech , at the wrong time, to the wrong audience".

World Moon Stresses Peaceful Resolution of N. Korea Nuclear Issue
Author: 0 Moon Stresses Peaceful Resolution of N. Korea Nuclear Issue

South Korea believes a successful hosting of next year's Winter Olympics will "erase worries" around the world over political stability in the region. The government has proposed setting up a military hotline with North Korea to prevent clashes between troops along the heavily armed border and to hold military talks.

World Trump vows to 'totally destroy' North Korea if threatened in United Nations speech
Author: 0 Trump vows to 'totally destroy' North Korea if threatened in United Nations speech

A junior North Korean diplomat remained in the delegation's front-row seat for Trump's speech, the North Korean U.N. mission said. "To honor the people of our nations, we must ensure that no one and no member state shoulders a disproportionate share of the burden, and that's militarily or financially", Trump said Monday, calling also for goals and metrics in peacekeeping operations.

World China must deploy North Korean sanctions now
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The exact timing of when the aid will be sent will be decided later, Yonhap said . An MOU spokesperson on September 15 said that new United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolutions had increased the need for Seoul to send humanitarian aid to the North and that Article 26 of UNSC resolution 2375 permitted the assistance.

World Trump adviser says military option not preferred for NKorea
Author: 0 Trump adviser says military option not preferred for NKorea

Donald Trump and his counterpart in south korea, Moon Jae-In, spoke on this topic on Saturday and agreed to "exert pressure stronger and more concrete" on North Korea. because they have worked on cultivating messages and relationships ... the day-to-day business of being a diplomat at the U.N.is a very delicate endeavor, everything is carefully phrased and thought through, and that is not how an elected politician necessarily works", said Matthew Bolton, director of the International ...

Author: 0 Analyst Scores Summary: QVC Group (QVCA), Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

Honeywell International Inc. now has $105.17B valuation. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON), stock is trading $140.21 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 21.50% in last 5 years. The insider Adams Katherine L . sold 116,021 shares worth $15.28 million. They see Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) on Tuesday, May 23. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in 2016 Q4.

World A North Korean Defector Describes Life Under Kim Jong
Author: 0 A North Korean Defector Describes Life Under Kim Jong

His totalitarian regime, run on a stance of zero tolerance and a hatred of the west is built on a foundation of communism and pure power. Ms Hee Yeon, whose name has been changed for her security, fled Pyongyang in 2015 and now lives in Seoul, South Korea following her father's death, The Mirror reports.

World Iranian President Rouhani slams Trump speech, calling it
Author: 0 Iranian President Rouhani slams Trump speech, calling it "hateful rhetoric"

Trump told reporters he had made a decision on what to do about the agreement but would not say what he had decided. Under U.S. law, Trump must decide by October 15 whether to recertify Iran's compliance with the agreement . "It is an agreement that took over two years of negotiation over every single word and every single sentence", he told reporters on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in NY.

World New Zealand fuel shortage disrupts air travel before national election
Author: 0 New Zealand fuel shortage disrupts air travel before national election

She said passengers were being asked to check their flight times over the next two weeks by visiting the airline's website or by contacting the reservations centre. The Star Alliance carrier says that since 17 September it has cancelled 41 flights from Auckland due to the fuel rationing measures in place after a key supply pipeline was ruptured.

World CBA sells life insurance business to AIA Group & reviews of CFS
Author: 0 CBA sells life insurance business to AIA Group & reviews of CFS

AIA is to pay A$3.8 billion (NZ$4.15b) for the two businesses, and has signed a 20-year deal under which ASB and Commonwealth Bank will continue to sell insurance from the two businesses. CBA expects the sale to lift its common equity tier 1 ratio, a measure of capital strength, by about 70 basis points as calculated using Australian Prudential Regulation Authority standards.

World Powerball ticket worth $2M sold in Ada County
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Another millionaire was made in Grand Junction during the Colorado Lottery's Lotto drawing Wednesday night. She said she had been playing the winning numbers 24-17-18-24-25-31 for the last 30 years using family member's birthdays, including her dog's.

World Time for talks with North Korea over: Japan
Author: 0 Time for talks with North Korea over: Japan

Korea will launch a massive campaign in Japan to lure more tourists after the latest North Korean nuclear test. "What is needed to do is not dialogue, but pressure", he added. North Korea fired a missile on Friday that flew over Hokkaido in northern Japan and landed far out into the Pacific Ocean, according to Japanese and South Korean officials, further ratcheting up tensions in the region.

World Show leadership and end Rohingya suffering, Boris Johnson tells Burma's Suu Kyi
Author: 0 Show leadership and end Rohingya suffering, Boris Johnson tells Burma's Suu Kyi

There had been "no armed clashes" and "no clearance operations" against the insurgents since Sep. "We are very concerned about what is happening to the Rohingya people in Burma [Myanmar]". "Verification was set up as early as in 1993". "The military's campaign of violence and human rights violations in Rakhine State must end immediately", Gomez said in the Amnesty statement .

World Heat, humidity and isolated showers dominate the day
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Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. High: 91. Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy. With a very light west wind it looks to be another warm day with temps warming to around 90 degrees along the US 17 corridor to some lower 90's across inland.

World Iranian president rips into Trump as a 'rogue newcomer' to world politics
Author: 0 Iranian president rips into Trump as a 'rogue newcomer' to world politics

While the White House wants to confront Iran over its ballistic missile program and support for proscribed groups across the Middle East, there is no consensus on whether the USA should back away from the nuclear deal. Noting that the U.S. would remain a "great friend" to the world, and especially to its allies, the President underscored that his country can no longer be taken advantage of, and that he would defend U.S.

World IPhone X's Face ID Will Only Allow One Face to Be Registered
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It's up to you to ultimately determine which iPhone you go with, but I hope this information helps. Yes, you read that correctly. Here's what you need to know. The developer further asked if a thief will be able to unlock the Apple iPhone X using the FaceID . The new Apple A11 Bionic processor has recently been benchmarked and it shows some impressive performance games over the A10 processor.

World Israel Shoots Down Iranian Drone With Patriot Missile
Author: 0 Israel Shoots Down Iranian Drone With Patriot Missile

After the drone breached the "Bravo line" that marks the Syrian border and entered the demilitarized zone - but not Israeli airspace - the IDF "decided to intercept it", army spokesperson Lt. Israel's sophisticated Arrow anti-missile system also scored its first hit earlier this year, when it intercepted a surface-to-air missile fired from Syria.

World NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Tropical Storm Warning
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Minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected along the southeastern MA coastline. "The best chance for tropical storm force winds and heavy rain will be across eastern Long Island and southeast CT". The storm will also cause rip tides and high surf at county beaches. Some protective dunes may be at risk of being overtopped or eroded away. There's about a 50 percent chance that wind gusts could reach as high as 73 miles per hour for far Eastern Long Island, the National Weather Service said.

World Parsons Green bombing: Two suspects reportedly fostered by same family
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Yahyah Farroukh, 21, is listed as living at an address in Stanwell, Surrey, which was searched by officers on Sunday. The 18-year-old was arrested by police in the departure lounge of Dover ferry port, which is the busiest ferry hub in Europe and a gateway to the French coast, police said .

World Indiana GOP says President Trump visiting state next week
Author: 0 Indiana GOP says President Trump visiting state next week

Local law enforcement notified him Wednesday morning that they had received a call from the U.S. Secret Service informing them that Trump planned to stop in Indianapolis . The trip would be the president's third trip out of Washington to talk about tax cuts after events in North Dakota and Missouri. White House officials haven't confirmed Trump's visit at this time .

World Saudi Arabia, UK sign new security cooperation pact
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, UK sign new security cooperation pact

Trump continued: 'I have a very strong feeling that it will be solved pretty quickly. Those comments reflected how Trump has changed his thinking on the Qatar dispute in the past 10 days or so, becoming more sympathetic with the Qataris after previously backing the Saudi-led bloc and saying his priority is to clamp down on terror financing, according to the U.S.

World Amalgamated Bank Has $1.75 Million Stake in Sealed Air Corporation
Author: 0 Amalgamated Bank Has $1.75 Million Stake in Sealed Air Corporation

Robert W. Baird reissued an outperform rating and set a $55.00 price objective on shares of Sealed Air Corporation in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, April 19. Investors of record on Friday, September 1st were issued a $0.16 dividend. The Beta for the company stands at 1.18 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.77.

Author: 0 U.S. options on North Korea effective and overwhelming

Haley says President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" threat against North Korea wasn't an empty threat. At the request of the United States, the Security Council will hold a ministerial-level meeting Thursday on ways to enforce the latest sanctions, which include an export ban on textiles, freezing work permits to North Korean guest workers and capping oil supplies.

World North Korea's Foreign Minister says he 'feels sorry' for Donald Trump's aides
Author: 0 North Korea's Foreign Minister says he 'feels sorry' for Donald Trump's aides

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was in "clear disagreement' with US President Donald Trump over his threat to destroy North Korea ". The situation on the Korean Peninsula has escalated in recent months due to Pyongyang's missile launches and nuclear tests, all conducted in violation of the UN Security Council resolutions with the most recent nuclear test conducted on September 3.

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Author: 0 North Korea will be "destroyed" if threats, 'reckless behavior' continues

It will be his first appearance before that body. It also said the two leaders "committed to continuing to take steps to strengthen deterrence and defense capabilities and to maximize economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea ". "What we have to do is call on all nations, call on everyone to do everything we can to address this global problem short of war", McMaster told reporters .

World Take back Rohingyas, don't call them Bengalis: Hasina to Myanmar
Author: 0 Take back Rohingyas, don't call them Bengalis: Hasina to Myanmar

Chander also pointed out the serious problem emerging in Bangladesh because of the influx of such a large number of people and said India has extended humanitarian relief to Bangladesh to support it in meeting the needs of the refugees. The military maintained that it was fighting against Rohingya militants who were attacking civilians. She further added that Myanmar did not fear investigations into the crisis, even though journalists and aid workers have largely been kept out of northern ...

World Keller Williams branch fires agent over controversial Facebook post
Author: 0 Keller Williams branch fires agent over controversial Facebook post

Some of the comments were supportive, and others were sharply critical. Initial comments on the "All Lives Splatter" meme from friends and constituents were positive, but as it was shared with a wider audience, the comments turned more negative until DiSanto deleted the post on Tuesday.

World Trump mispronounces Namibia in meeting with African leaders
Author: 0 Trump mispronounces Namibia in meeting with African leaders

They're spending a lot of money". But, it's important to take note of moments - like this one - in which Trump says something that, coming out of the mouth of any previous modern president would have caused a medium-to-large global controversy.

Author: 0 MA sues Equifax as hack concerns spread to Canada

The attorneys general for Missouri and IL have signed onto a letter criticizing Equifax for its handling of a data security breach that has potentially exposed the personal information of 143 million Americans. Arbitration Clauses: Equifax has stated enrollment in "TrustedID Premier"- their product offered in response to the breach - will not subject an enrollee to mandatory arbitration.

World UPS expects to hire about 95000 workers for holiday season
Author: 0 UPS expects to hire about 95000 workers for holiday season

Water Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Cadiz Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $281.56 million market cap company. The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.98 million shares in the last trade.

World Chicago Bears vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
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The Pittsburgh Steelers (2-0) are coming from a 26-9 win over the Minnesota Vikings in Week 2. For the Steelers , believe it or not, the 10 penalties against the Vikings was an improvement over their Week 1 game against the Browns when they were penalized 13 times for 144 yards.

World Sen. Angus King: Senate is 'flying blind' on Cassidy-Graham bill
Author: 0 Sen. Angus King: Senate is 'flying blind' on Cassidy-Graham bill

The statement said the Graham-Cassidy bill would "potentially open the door" to caps. He claimed that this new bill does not do any of the things Cassidy had promised - including coverage for all, no discrimination based on pre-existing conditions, lower premiums for middle-class families, and no lifetime caps.

World Two more arrests in Wales over Parsons Green attack
Author: 0 Two more arrests in Wales over Parsons Green attack

It was reported that he and the 18-year-old had spent time with carers, whose home in Surrey was raided by armed police on Saturday morning. The attack at the Parsons Green underground station left 30 people injured when a homemade bomb, placed inside a bucket that was enclosed by a shopping bag, partially detonated inside a subway auto during peak hour last week.

World Why are you creating communal distinction, Calcutta High Court asks Mamata Banerjee
Author: 0 Why are you creating communal distinction, Calcutta High Court asks Mamata Banerjee

The Calcutta High Court knocked the Mamata Banerjee government regarding the Durga idol immersion issue and asked that why she was creating communal distinction between the two communities. Some organisers immerse the idols on the day after Dashami. It later said that the immersions would be allowed till 10 PM on September 30. The government cited law and order as the reason to keep the two rituals apart.