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World London pair charged with murder over au-pair's burned body
Author: 0 London pair charged with murder over au-pair's burned body

The young French guarded the son from their union. 40-year-old Ouissem Medouni and 34-year-old Sabrina Kouider from Wandsworth are being held in police custody after neighbours reported witnessing a large fire with "weird-smelling" smoke on Wednesday evening, reports the Evening Standard .

World NK foreign minister's United Nations speech postponed to Saturday
Author: 0 NK foreign minister's United Nations speech postponed to Saturday

Trump said Thursday he will ramp up economic pressure on North Korea by signing an executive order that cracks down on anyone who does business with the hermit nation . Name-calling the North Korean leader once again, the U.S. president has assured that "the madman" will be "tested like never before", after approving an expansion of Treasury Department powers seeking to strangle Kim Jong-un's economy.

World Following Weigh-in Scare, Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Fight Night 117
Author: 0 Following Weigh-in Scare, Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Fight Night 117

Impressive stuff from Saint Preux. With Okami defending from his back, Saint Preux abandoned the transition, stepped over, locked on his vaunted Von Flue choke and put him his opponent to sleep. The 39-year-old Gomi, who has now lost five straight, falls to 35-14 with 1 NC. A Nakamura left hand grazes Morono. He loses it, but gets back to his feet shortly afterward.

World Swedish Telecom Telia To Pay $1B In FCPA Settlement
Author: 0 Swedish Telecom Telia To Pay $1B In FCPA Settlement

The bribes enabled the company , which is part-owned by the Swedish government, to buy its way into the Uzbek telecommunications market in 2007. Telia consented to the SEC's order , requiring the company to pay $457 million in disgorgement.

World Myanmar adviser: Rohingya can return but process to be discussed
Author: 0 Myanmar adviser: Rohingya can return but process to be discussed

Christians gathered together with Sikhs, Hindus, and Muslims at the Aishbagh Eidgah in India to protest the ongoing "genocide" of religious minorities in Rohingya at the hands of the Myanmar government. They have always been ostracized in Myanmar, where they are considered illegal immigrants and face severe restrictions. "We must ensure that the ancestor land of the Rohingyas is restored".

World Iran's Supreme Leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks
Author: 0 Iran's Supreme Leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

The top Iranian diplomat further said that kind of position contradicted the premise of any negotiated deal. Haley made the remarks during a press conference in New York City, in which she was asked about the deal and President Trump's aggressive language on it.

World Mexico quake: Girl who captivated the nation never existed
Author: 0 Mexico quake: Girl who captivated the nation never existed

Puente said that in addition to the 155 killed in Mexico City, 73 died in Morelos, 45 were killed in Puebla, 13 people died in Mexico State, 6 died in Guerrero and one death was reported in Oaxaca. The mayor said there were 38 collapsed buildings in the capital, down from the 44 he had announced previously. In other cases, the salvation seemed nearly miraculous.

World 19 dead as refugee boat capsizes in Black Sea
Author: 0 19 dead as refugee boat capsizes in Black Sea

The fishing vessel sank just before dawn off the coast of Kefken, about 200 kilometers (125 miles) east of Istanbul, the coast guard said. Coast guard boats and commercial ships were taking part in the search along with a helicopter and a plane.

World North Korea's Kim: 'Mentally Deranged' Trump Proves Nukes Were 'Correct Path'
Author: 0 North Korea's Kim: 'Mentally Deranged' Trump Proves Nukes Were 'Correct Path'

North Korea was scheduled to speak at the UN General Assembly on Friday night, but dropped off of its planned roster spot. Trump's latest steps to punish foreign companies that deal with the North was the latest salvo in a US -led campaign to isolate and impoverish the government of Kim Jong Un until it halts the missile and nuclear tests.

World Happy First Day Of Fall! (Not So Fast, Says the Weather…)
Author: 0 Happy First Day Of Fall! (Not So Fast, Says the Weather…)

Highs were once again in the low to mid-90s across the Big Country with lots of sunshine. Friday night - Mostly clear skies. The humidity will make it feel like the mid to upper 90s in the afternoon with a southerly breeze up to 10 miles per hour.

World 5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump
Author: 0 5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

Share prices retreated yesterday after North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean , spooking most investors who chose to stay on the sidelines. He said the order would also allow the United States to identify new industries - including textiles, fishing and manufacturing - as potential targets for future actions.

World News 3 This Morning tries Villa Italian Kitchen's pumpkin spice pizza
Author: 0 News 3 This Morning tries Villa Italian Kitchen's pumpkin spice pizza

Villa Italian Kitchen's Pumpkin Spice Pizza will be a seasonal offering. Extra dollops of pumpkin pie filling are then added to the top after your pie is baked. The freakish fall meal (dessert?) will be made with Villa's homemade dough, spread with pumpkin pie filling, and then topped with mozzarella cheese and extra dollops of pumpkin.

World Turning the Screws on North Korea
Author: 0 Turning the Screws on North Korea

Trump mocked Kim as a "rocket man" on a suicide mission in his United Nations speech, which was his most direct reference to military action so far against the North, which conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test on September 3, reports Reuters .

World What are school district makeup days for Hurricane Irma?
Author: 0 What are school district makeup days for Hurricane Irma?

In addition, DCSD schools and offices plan to remain open on Election Day on November 7. SC state law requires minimum numbers of instructional days or hours, depending on the grade levels of students. An off day on November 10 tentatively scheduled as a hurricane makeup day would become a school day. We believe this is a good decision and in the best interest of our students and their education.

Author: 0 Threats can not help resolve Korean peninsula situation, China says

Secretary of state Rex Tillerson said that while the United States seeks a peaceful solution to end the nuclear standoff with North Korea, it was prepared to use military force if diplomatic efforts fail. Seoul also installed four more THAAD missile defense systems in Seongju County, some 300km south of the South Korean capital, in addition to the two launchers already deployed there.

World US, Russia Should Find Common Ground - Tillerson
Author: 0 US, Russia Should Find Common Ground - Tillerson

He also said that he's been in contact with both Russian Federation and China on the issue of North Korea. "We are in the process of and engaged in discussions around bringing peacekeepers into Ukraine to cease the violence", Tillerson said, adding that there were serious issues between the two countries yet to be resolved.

World Brad Ausmus Out as Tigers Manager After Season
Author: 0 Brad Ausmus Out as Tigers Manager After Season

The Tigers entered Friday's games in fourth place in the American League Central with a 62-91 record, and will finish with their fewest wins in a season under Ausmus. Now the Tigers face a rebuilding period. On Friday, after finding out from Tigers GM Al Avila on Wednesday that he would not be returning for another season with the Tigers, Ausmus spoke to the media and, you guessed it, he was still giving us lines of garbage.

Author: 0 Vanguard World Fund (MGK) AroonUp Indicator Showing Strength

A CCI reading above the +100 level would suggest that the stock is overbought and possibly primed for a correction. A reading under 30 may indicate that the stock is oversold, and possibly undervalued. Levels can range from 0 to -100. Needle moving action has been spotted in Vanguard REIT Index Fund ( VNQ ) as shares are moving today on volatility -1.43% or -1.20 from the open.

World SC governor backs Graham's bill, but praises Trump
Author: 0 SC governor backs Graham's bill, but praises Trump

Asked by a reporter if he would lobby any of New Jersey's five Republican congressmen to oppose the bill should it advance to the House, Christie dismissed the idea as "insulting" to the members and said that as governor, "I don't need to lobby".

World Dogs, cats rescued during Hurricane Harvey brought to St Louis
Author: 0 Dogs, cats rescued during Hurricane Harvey brought to St Louis

To get pre-approved, stop by the Humane Society, take the adoption survey, and meet with an adoption counselor to get approved. "They were meowing the whole time but besides that we checked on them every two hours and made sure they had what they need", said Penny Francis, who drove the truck.

World China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea
Author: 0 China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

That is what U.S. President Donald Trump said in response to the news, reported by Reuters , that Chinese authorities had told banks to "stop providing financial services to new North Korean customers and to wind down loans with existing customers" in accordance with United Nations sanctions .

World Alabama Senate race tests Trump's ability to deliver his voters
Author: 0 Alabama Senate race tests Trump's ability to deliver his voters

Trump says odd "doesn't know Mitch McConnell at all" and was given "a bum rap". It'd be fantastic if a single rally held by POTUS in the state is enough to nuke that message and undo an eight-point lead. His support for Moore is not unique among the president's former employees. In the first stage of the primary , Moore won 38 percent of the vote and unusual won almost 33 percent.

World Japan prepared to face N.Korean H-bomb threat
Author: 0 Japan prepared to face N.Korean H-bomb threat

The U.S. president said if the rogue nation continued its nuclear testing program, "We will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea". North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho on Wednesday termed Trump's speech at UNGA as "sound of a dog barking".

World Germany Set To Vote On Angela Merkel's Future
Author: 0 Germany Set To Vote On Angela Merkel's Future

And Mrs Merkel hasn't had to work particularly hard to see off the diminishing challenge of social democrat Martin Schulz. But forming a coalition has not always been easy. The most likely option, according to opinion polls. Gnawing at the centrist vote bank it has made inroads in 10 out of 16 regional parliaments. AfD candidate Georg Pazderski laces his campaign speeches with dark warnings that Germany is being overwhelmed by outsiders.

World Melania Trump embraces Michelle Obama's White House Kitchen Garden
Author: 0 Melania Trump embraces Michelle Obama's White House Kitchen Garden

US First Lady Melania Trump held her first event in the White House Kitchen Garden on Friday, solving an oft-asked question on whether she would embrace Michelle Obama's healthy living campaign centrepiece. Schools now will have more time to cut the amount of sodium in meals. Trump hosted 10 children in the garden, a much smaller group than Obama often welcomed, but her gathering, felt much like the garden events of the past, with White House chefs and National Park Service staff ...

World Magnitude 5.8 quake hits off northern California -USGS
Author: 0 Magnitude 5.8 quake hits off northern California -USGS

Geological Survey. Following initial reports of two earthquakes, the USGS is now reporting just one occurred on Friday afternoon, a magnitude 5.7. Both quakes were very shallow, which amplified their effects, Reuters reported. "It's an active area". In January 2010, a 6.5 magnitude quake in the Pacific caused about $34 million in property losses in and around the nearby city of Eureka, including partial damage to at least nine buildings.

World Milo Yiannopoulos' 'Free Speech Week' At Berkeley Falls Apart, Organizers Say
Author: 0 Milo Yiannopoulos' 'Free Speech Week' At Berkeley Falls Apart, Organizers Say

The University of California, Berkeley is preparing to host several conservative speakers, including Milo Yiannopoulos , Steve Bannon and Ann Coulter , on Wednesday as part of its " Free Speech Week ". Berkeley officials say the school is committed to preserving free speech, but at the same time must protect safety on campus. She says the speakers have the right to speak their mind at this public university.

World Weekend warmup ahead; Maria track uncertain
Author: 0 Weekend warmup ahead; Maria track uncertain

Also atypical is the fact that these immensely powerful storms are tracking over similar areas, and in such a short time. It said the European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecast model predicts the storm will move "near the western edge of the guidance envelope" but all of the reliable models will have Maria well offshore of the southeast United States.

World France's Macron Says the Paris Climate Deal Is Not Up for Debate
Author: 0 France's Macron Says the Paris Climate Deal Is Not Up for Debate

A possible third pillar would involve "open discussions with Iran about the current situation in the region". In signing the measures into law, Mr Macron has fulfilled a major campaign pledge four months after moving into the Elysee. More than 420,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled Myanmar for the safety of neighboring Bangladesh. Macron urged world leaders to join together to confront global challenges , including war, terrorism, immigration and climate change .

World Video shows officer fatally shooting man outside California 7-Eleven
Author: 0 Video shows officer fatally shooting man outside California 7-Eleven

Friday. Bennett said that an "altercation occurred" between the officer and the man outside the store. Bennett said the department is aware of video that captured the shooting and would review all evidence in the case. It's unclear if he was armed during the incident. In the video, six shots are fired and then someone yells something that sounds like "Get down, get down".

World 'Mad Pooper' offered year's supply of toilet paper to turn herself in
Author: 0 'Mad Pooper' offered year's supply of toilet paper to turn herself in

A reward of sorts is being offered to a woman dubbed the "Mad Pooper". "Maybe they didn't use that word, but the woman went out and confronted her, and it was clear what she was doing". Budde estimates the runner leaves behind human waste at least once a week. It's a pretty shitty situation, but Charmin, the toilet paper company, has taken it up themselves to become " a small part of wiping away this mess ".

World Louis protests, foreign policy in mid-Missouri address
Author: 0 Louis protests, foreign policy in mid-Missouri address

Well today Sanders finally delivered the speech many of us have been hoping to hear, from him or anyone else, for quite some time. The address, part of the John Findley Green lecture series, carries prominence. But she told HuffPost she was disappointed by some of his choices when he did take on the subject: He was fearless to not attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference in 2016 , she said, and instead deliver remarks calling for a new US policy on Israel and ...

World NY Gov. Cuomo Heading To Puerto Rico To Help Recovery Effort
Author: 0 NY Gov. Cuomo Heading To Puerto Rico To Help Recovery Effort

A Greensburg couple were among hundreds who fled Puerto Rico as airlines added flights ahead of Hurricane Maria. Cuomo will travel with as many as 10 New York Power Authority engineers, translators and supervisors and Department of Environmental Conservation drones and drone pilots to help restore power to the island and deliver emergency supplies, authorities said.

World How a 7.1 magnitude quake devastated Mexico this week
Author: 0 How a 7.1 magnitude quake devastated Mexico this week

Mexico's foreign minister announced that the death toll from Tuesday's quake in central Mexico has risen to 273. But while newer apartment blocks and helipad-crowned skyscrapers have been constructed to withstand earthquakes , many older buildings remain at risk, said experts.

World 11th patient from sweltering nursing home dies
Author: 0 11th patient from sweltering nursing home dies

The crews were part of a two-stage deployment to help Florida Power and Light (FPL) with restoration efforts related to Hurricane Irma. Thomas died on Thursday, eight days after the power failure caused a wave of deaths and forced the evacuation of the nursing home, which is just steps away from Memorial Regional Hospital.

World Big 12 showdown; Hot seat watch in SEC
Author: 0 Big 12 showdown; Hot seat watch in SEC

Last weekend, linebacker Justin Phillips took a Panther pass 10 yards for a 56-14 lead in the third quarter. Expect TCU to steal a page from Oklahoma State's book and come out swinging early. "They are definitely an into-it [type of] crowd", Noteboom said. Iowa State has a quarterback with star qualities (Jacob Park) and a dynamic young coach (Matt Campbell).

World Kim Jong Un says the US will
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un says the US will "pay dearly" for Trump's threats

He called Mr Trump "mentally deranged " and said the US President's comments were "the most ferocious declaration of war in history". The two countries have engaged in ever more heated rhetoric in recent months. "If the righteous many do not confront the wicked few, then evil will triumph, the USA has great strength and patience", Trump said in an address to the United Nations on Tuesday.

World S&P have cut Hong Kong's credit rating after cutting China's
Author: 0 S&P have cut Hong Kong's credit rating after cutting China's

It also said the government's recent efforts to fend off financial risks will ensure the stability of its financial system and its ability to support China's real economy. "Its impact on financial markets would very limited", said Ken Cheung, senior Asian FX strategist at Mizuho Bank in Hong Kong . Credit continues to expand faster than output, signalling significant ongoing misallocation of resources.

World Syrian activist and journalist daughter found dead with 'throats slit' in Turkey
Author: 0 Syrian activist and journalist daughter found dead with 'throats slit' in Turkey

A fifth journalist survived two attacks. The Hurriyet newspaper quoted an unnamed neighbor as saying the women were found with their throats slit. The local media also reported that Ms. In an emotional tribute to her aunt on Facebook, Deah's sister Suzanne Barakat wrote: "How many more beloved family members will I lose to hatred and violence?" Orouba Barakat was active in the Syrian Opposition Council, an anti-Assad group consisting of Syrian expatriates.

World Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims
Author: 0 Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims

Speaking at a press conference in NY a day after his address to the UN General Assembly, Russia's top diplomat once again reiterated the "suspension for suspension" proposal, a joint- initiative with Beijing that would halt joint U.S. The threat from North Korea's nuclear and missile tests has dominated this year's gathering of world leaders, but divisions remain over how to confront Pyongyang.

World Tensions high in Holly Bobo's hometown as locals await verdict
Author: 0 Tensions high in Holly Bobo's hometown as locals await verdict

Zachary Adams was found guilty of first degree murder for killing Holly Bobo. Bobo was 20 when she vanished from her home in the rural West Tennessee town of Parsons in April 2011. Bobo's brother Clint testified that he saw an unidentified man wearing camouflage leading his sister into woods behind the family's home. Zachary Adams was convicted Friday in Savannah, Tennessee.

World Hurricane Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power

The head of Antigua and Barbuda's disaster services said the main communications systems for Dominica are down and the only power to the crippled island is from generators and vehicle batteries. 'Now it looks like I might be useful here, ' he said. The US territory's governor, Ricardo Rossello, issued a curfew for 18:00 local time (22:00 GMT) on Wednesday evening through early Saturday morning.

World Today Is the 2017 Autumnal Equinox: What Time Does it Happen?
Author: 0 Today Is the 2017 Autumnal Equinox: What Time Does it Happen?

Equinox also means "equal nights" in Latin. It actually happens at a specific moment, when the sun crosses the celestial equator - an imaginary line in the sky above the actual equator. While most people don't celebrate the equinox as a holiday, it does represent an important time for Druids and Pagans. A collection of new-age, spiritual types will have spent the morning at Stonehenge, where they will watch the sun rise on a new season.

World Nikki Haley to North Korea: 'No problem' letting Mattis deal with you
Author: 0 Nikki Haley to North Korea: 'No problem' letting Mattis deal with you

In addition to Trump and Haley, Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, the president's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner and his National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn, are all expected to attend events in NY next week.

World Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks
Author: 0 Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

In his speech to the General Assembly on Tuesday, Trump called the accord "nothing short of an embarrassment" and the "worst one-sided deal perhaps in American history". The nuclear deal with Iran has always been a point of contention, especially among Republicans who opposed it. TILLERSON: As a long-time negotiator, I learned to never say never.

World Almost 400 cats, dogs rescued from Virgin Islands
Author: 0 Almost 400 cats, dogs rescued from Virgin Islands

The pets are now being cared for on a Virginia farm. "Commonwealth officials, the Virginia National Guard, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, and other agencies remain in close contact with our counterparts in Texas, Louisiana, Florida , Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands".

World SC elections were not targeted by Russian hackers
Author: 0 SC elections were not targeted by Russian hackers

Over the summer, DHS told Congress that 21 states' elections systems were targeted by hackers linked to the Russian government. The secretary of state's office alerted the FBI and Wyman said her office continues to work with federal officials.

World Iran Pledges to Continue Adherence to Nuclear Pact
Author: 0 Iran Pledges to Continue Adherence to Nuclear Pact

US President Donald Trump , who had made no secret of opposing the nuclear agreement in his election campaign, has threatened to "tear up" the agreement, calling it "the worst deal ever negotiated". They say Gen. Paul Selva, the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testified in July that Iran is abiding by its commitments. KELEMEN: Not really.