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World 'Political terrorism': Venezuela slams U.S. travel ban as new act of aggression
Author: 0 'Political terrorism': Venezuela slams U.S. travel ban as new act of aggression

General Assembly in New York City, condemning repeated threats made by U.S. President Donald Trump against his sovereign, free nation. "It is worth pointing out that these types of lists are incompatible with worldwide law, and constitute a form of psychological and political terrorism", the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

World Prince Harry visits girlfriend Meghan Markle on the set of
Author: 0 Prince Harry visits girlfriend Meghan Markle on the set of "Suits"

According to Deadline , it originated when Engelson and Farah "mused about what would've been if Engelson and Markle had kids and he had to share custody with the British Royal family one day". This year's event is being held in conjunction with Harry's Invictus Games , which was first held in London in 2014. Another Twitter user posted a video of fans waiting to spot the prince outside a Toronto hotel, shouting "Harry!" when Mr Scotti walked through the doors.

World Rallying for hurricane-damaged Dominica
Author: 0 Rallying for hurricane-damaged Dominica

St Croix was largely spared the widespread damage caused by Hurricane Irma on the chain's St Thomas and St John islands just two weeks ago. "Come tomorrow morning we will hit the road, as soon as the "all clear" is given, in search of the injured and those trapped in the rubble", said Skerrit.

World Iran slams Trump for imposing new travel ban after missile test
Author: 0 Iran slams Trump for imposing new travel ban after missile test

Washington has imposed unilateral sanctions against Iran , saying Tehran's ballistic-missile tests violated a United Nations resolution that endorsed the nuclear deal and called on Tehran not to undertake activities related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons.

World Angela Merkel vows to win over supporters of hard-right
Author: 0 Angela Merkel vows to win over supporters of hard-right

Joerg Meuthen (R), leader of the anti-immigration party Alternative fuer Deutschland ( AfD ) reacts next to top candidates Alice Weidel and Alexander Gauland (L) after first exit polls in the German general election (Bundestagswahl) in Berlin , Germany , September 24, 2017.

World Labour pledges cap on credit card repayment fees
Author: 0 Labour pledges cap on credit card repayment fees

Under socialist leader Jeremy Corbyn, a parliamentary veteran, and his would-be finance minister John McDonnell , Labour has shifted from the centrist pro-business platform of former prime minister Tony Blair to a more interventionist left-wing pitch.

World State election system may have been scanned
Author: 0 State election system may have been scanned

Wisconsin's online voter registration database is accessible by about 3,000 users - municipal and county clerks and their employees, and state Elections Commission staff, Magney said. And he said the DHS confirmed there was no breach or compromise of Wisconsin's data. Federal officials said that in most of the 21 states the targeting was preparatory activity such as scanning computer systems.

World Iran tests multi-warhead ballistic missile
Author: 0 Iran tests multi-warhead ballistic missile

But Trump has said before that Iran is not complying with the " spirit " of the agreement, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said Iran is "clearly in default of the expectations" of the deal. Fitzpatrick agrees it would be a good idea to extend the Iran nuclear deal to include ballistic missiles. The agreement does not prohibit activities in ballistic missile from Iran, but resolution 2231 of security Council of united nations, which has endorsed, calls on Iran not to carry out ...

World North Korea: President Trump's statements are a 'declaration of war'
Author: 0 North Korea: President Trump's statements are a 'declaration of war'

But Japan's Kyodo News earlier reported that a 3.4 magnitude natural disaster was detected at a depth of zero kilometres near the North's nuke test site, citing China's quake agency. General Assembly. North Korea's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump's insult calling leader Kim Jong Un " rocket man " makes "our rocket's visit to the entire U.S.

World White House defends president's comments on NFL players
Author: 0 White House defends president's comments on NFL players

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked multiple times by reporters today whether it was appropriate for President Trump to refer to Colin Kaepernick as a "son of a bitch". "The whole world should remember USA declared war on our people". "T$3 his is clearly a declaration of war on all members states", Ri said. "It's never appropriate to shoot down another country's aircraft when it's over worldwide waters", Sanders responded.

World Debra Messing wanted Grace to be a feminist in show reboot
Author: 0 Debra Messing wanted Grace to be a feminist in show reboot

McCormack , who plays Will, shared a amusing story about his co-star Sean Hayes , who plays Jack , involving an NBC sexual harassment training that went very, very wrong. "Only show on NBC not set in Chicago", sang Mullally with her signature dry humor. " Will and Grace is coming to town!", which'll be stuck in our heads all day.

World Cardi B's 'Bodak Yellow' Lands Historic Number One on Hot 100
Author: 0 Cardi B's 'Bodak Yellow' Lands Historic Number One on Hot 100

This makes her the first solo female rapper to top the chart since Lauryn Hill in 1998 and only the fifth female rapper to ever have a No. 1 hit. Cardi B is having an incredible year. Cardi - whose real name is Belcalis Almanzar - also managed another impressive feat: dethroning pop's reigning queen Taylor Swift . "She restructured the fairy tale into a one-woman show".

World Ball in EU's court' as Boris Johnson gets ping-pong present
Author: 0 Ball in EU's court' as Boris Johnson gets ping-pong present

While stressing that her future leadership bid is separate from her current role in leading the United Kingdom out of the European Union, the chancellor refused to say she is the " optimum " individual to lead the Conservatives in the next election.

World Meet, Frida The Canine Recusing Many In Mexico
Author: 0 Meet, Frida The Canine Recusing Many In Mexico

In spite of the miraculous recovery of the white pooch, hopes of finding more survivors after the devastating quake have dwindled to virtually nothing, almost a week after the seismic jolt shook the mega-city, killing more than 300 people. Hope of finding people still alive is gradually dimming, four days after the huge tremor struck. Mexico City is situated on a former lakebed, a location that magnifies the effect of earthquakes even if they are located hundreds of kilometers away.

World Man charged after being caught train surfing
Author: 0 Man charged after being caught train surfing

PTA officials monitoring CCTV cameras watched the man get down from his perch at the Glendalough Station and get inside the train. You can see the man holding onto the windshield wipers of the train as it reached speeds of almost 70 miles per hour.

World Turnout high as Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote
Author: 0 Turnout high as Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote

The voting was held under security threats and tensions in the disputed areas, particularly in Kirkuk , where the provincial government announced overnight curfew in the ethnically-mixed city of Kirkuk. These areas also have large non-Kurdish populations. A few hours earlier, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi emphasized that the consultation is a divisive plan of the nation and ratified that he will not recognize the plebiscite and will take measures to maintain national unity.

World Man Arrested Near White House with Weapons in auto
Author: 0 Man Arrested Near White House with Weapons in auto

The man was initially stopped by law enforcement for allegedly urinating in public. He is facing several weapons charges. Police said the incident occurred about 7:15 a.m.at 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, near the Renwick Gallery, on the west side of the White House.

World Woman bitten by copperhead snake inside Virginia steakhouse
Author: 0 Woman bitten by copperhead snake inside Virginia steakhouse

Myrick had gone to the restaurant September 12 with her 13-year-old son, Dylan, boyfriend Michael Clem and other friends and family to mark Clem's return from Afghanistan. And they are known to bite. Her entire leg ended up bruised and swollen. Myrick was taken to a hospital and treated. The snake bit her in the toes and feet three times .

World Chelsea Manning denied entry to Canada
Author: 0 Chelsea Manning denied entry to Canada

Former U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning complained on Twitter Monday that she had been "banned" from entering Canada as a result of her conviction of espionage. All applicants can expect impartial, professional treatment and clear, accountable decision-making", a spokesperson said . "The government must fix this and allow her into our country", Ashton said.

World Puerto Rican native APD officer describes damage left by Hurricane Maria
Author: 0 Puerto Rican native APD officer describes damage left by Hurricane Maria

More than 700,000 residents of New York City identify as Puerto Rican , along with almost as many people elsewhere in the state, according to non-governmental studies. The island's electric grid was in sorry shape long before Maria struck. Federal agencies grappled Saturday with the vast scale of the disaster in Puerto Rico left by Hurricane Maria, the third major storm to strike the U.S.in less than a month.

World White House 'Planning' on Health Care Vote This Week
Author: 0 White House 'Planning' on Health Care Vote This Week

By waiting until last week to complete their bill, Sens. "It's either fix it and do it the right way or own the debacle that's coming", Santorum, a Republican, said. The changes would increase funding in Arizona by 14 percent, Kentucky by 4 percent, and Alaska by 3 percent. Some extra money is specifically directed at sparsely populated states.

World Russian Federation violating human rights in Crimea
Author: 0 Russian Federation violating human rights in Crimea

The report says tens of thousands more who continue to live on the peninsula and did not assume Russian citizenship face hardships. People left in citizenship limbo "cannot own agricultural land, vote and be elected, register a religious community, apply to hold a public meeting, hold positions in the public administration", she added.

World Man Accused Of Killing Ex-Girlfriend's Son With Hammer
Author: 0 Man Accused Of Killing Ex-Girlfriend's Son With Hammer

According to the report , Dante witnessed Chaney Jr. molesting his 7-year-old sister the criminal complaint claims. On his second day of third grade at Oakridge Elementary in South Sacramento , 8-year-old Dante Daniels didn't make it to school.

World Mexico natural disaster death toll now 307
Author: 0 Mexico natural disaster death toll now 307

Although the latest quake was not as destructive, fear is running high among the population. "We went to eat to cheer ourselves up, looking for a little normality". Along the bike lane, where families slept in tents, accepting food and coffee from strangers, people have organized to present a united front to authorities, who they pressed ceaselessly for information.

World Violent crime, homicides in United States on rise
Author: 0 Violent crime, homicides in United States on rise

Violent crime rose more than 7 percent in cities with populations of more than a million, compared with just a 2 percent increase in suburban areas. Analysts said the rise in violent crime is happening mostly in large cities, which account for the vast majority of the increases in murders.

World ACLU Comment on Trump Administration's New Travel Ban Restrictions
Author: 0 ACLU Comment on Trump Administration's New Travel Ban Restrictions

The new proclamation removes Sudan but adds Venezuela and North Korea , which have been engaged in bitter rows with the Trump administration recently. The new proclamation reads: "As President, I must act to protect the security and interests of the United States and its people". Tensions have flared up between the United States and North Korea over the latter's ballistic missile programme.

Author: 0 North Korea says Trump declared war

The world "should clearly remember" it was the USA that first declared war, he said . Late Saturday, Trump tweeted, "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. The letter sent Sunday condemned Trump, calling his speech at the United Nations last week "ignorant". B-1B Lancer bombers, based in Guam, and F-15C Eagle fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, flew the farthest north of the demilitarized zone any US fighter or bomber aircraft have flown off North Korea's coast this ...

World In Germany, a Victory for Angela Merkel and Populism
Author: 0 In Germany, a Victory for Angela Merkel and Populism

Polling indicates challenger Martin Schulz's Social Democrats trailed in second place, with between 20 and 21 percent support. Addressing her supporters, Merkel pledged to understand the concerns of voters who lent their support to the AfD .

World Donald Trump's United States travel ban extended to North Korea, Chad and Venezuela
Author: 0 Donald Trump's United States travel ban extended to North Korea, Chad and Venezuela

The new restrictions take effect October 18 and apply to foreign nationals from countries the administration says have refused to share information on terrorism, among other issues, with the USA government. With the restrictions affecting those from six majority-Muslim countries, they were quickly dubbed a "Muslim ban". "We will not admit those into our country we can not safely vet".

World Did nothing wrong, will succeed everywhere: Nawaz Sharif
Author: 0 Did nothing wrong, will succeed everywhere: Nawaz Sharif

It is pertinent to mention here that last week PML-N succeeded to narrowly win a support to pass the Elections Reforms Bill 2017 in Opposition Pakistan People's Party (PPP) dominated Senate, paving the way for disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to lead PML-N again.

World New Trump ban restricts or bans travel from eight countries
Author: 0 New Trump ban restricts or bans travel from eight countries

Chad , North Korea and Venezuela have been added. The Trump administration is updating its travel ban, just hours before it was set to expire . The Trump administration on Sunday night asked the high court to considering hearing new briefing on the case before the oral argument to address "the effects of the proclamation on the issues now pending before the court in these cases".

World US Rep. Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months in Sexting Scandal
Author: 0 US Rep. Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months in Sexting Scandal

Prosecutors said he sent a 15-year-old girl porn and got her to take her clothes off and touch herself on Skype. Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to send Weiner to prison for 21 to 27 months , writing in their sentencing submission, "Although the defendant's self-destructive path from United States Congressman to felon is indisputably sad, his crime is serious and his demonstrated need for deterrence is real".

World Rape Convict Ram Rahim Challenges CBI Court's Verdict In Haryana High Court
Author: 0 Rape Convict Ram Rahim Challenges CBI Court's Verdict In Haryana High Court

The legal counsel of Gurmeet Singh had announced that they will be challenging the CBI court's verdict in the High Court the same day of the decision. Honeypreet , who's in her mid-30's now, has been on the run since 25th August and search operations are in place to nab her. As Honeypreet was the number-2 at the Dera, she wanted to give birth to a child from Gurmeet Ram Rahim .

World Lenders to face extra £10bn losses from consumer credit: BoE
Author: 0 Lenders to face extra £10bn losses from consumer credit: BoE

United Kingdom banks have a total stock of consumer credit , which excludes mortgages and student loans, worth around £145bn. "Losses in (the) stress test scenario this year will be as big as in the financial crisis". Looking ahead the GBP/USD exchange rate may push higher again tomorrow as the British Bankers' Association (BBA) releases the UK's latest mortgage figures, with economists forecasting that home loan approvals will have risen in August.

World Trump rescinds invitation to National Basketball Association champion Warriors
Author: 0 Trump rescinds invitation to National Basketball Association champion Warriors

Curry, Durant, coach Steve Kerr and other members of the Warriors organization have been critical of Trump and team officials had told the White House they would vote as a team whether to go. But Curry reiterated his stance that he would not want to go. America's highest-paid sports star Lebron James called Donald Trump a " bum ", on Saturday, amid an increasingly heated war of words between the president and his country's leading sports stars.

World India win 3rd ODI vs Australia; clinch Series
Author: 0 India win 3rd ODI vs Australia; clinch Series

The 154-run partnership between opener Aaron Finch and skipper Steven Smith helped Australia post an impressive total of 293 for the loss of six wickets in the 50-over one-day worldwide here. With Finch laying a solid platform for the Australian to take control, much was expected of Maxwell on a flat and dry Indore pitch. The only bright spot for Australia in the match was Finch.

World German Anti-Fascists Take to the Streets Following Far Right Gains
Author: 0 German Anti-Fascists Take to the Streets Following Far Right Gains

The latest polls showed support for AfD at almost 13 per cent - enough to send almost 100 representatives to parliament and make it the biggest opposition party. The party has made breaking taboos its trademark. The AfD has had two co-chiefs - Petry, 42, and Joerg Meuthen, 56 - but also two top election candidates, who happen to be Petry's bitter rivals - Gauland, 76, and Alice Weidel, 38.

World Time for North Korea dialogue is over
Author: 0 Time for North Korea dialogue is over

But Komeito's Mr Yamaguchi defended the call, saying after his meeting with Abe that the decision to use the consumption tax hike revenue in a different way than originally promised justifies renewing the administration's mandate from the public.

World Malaysia hits ASEAN Chairman's Statement on Myanmar crisis
Author: 0 Malaysia hits ASEAN Chairman's Statement on Myanmar crisis

The ministers, in NY for the United Nations General Assembly, in a statement after their meeting on Saturday, urged all parties "to avoid actions that will further worsen the situation on the ground". Manila said it has "deep respect" for Malaysia's stand on the issue in the northern Rakhine State , whichwas clearly articulated in several ASEAN meetings in NY.

World Athletes react to Trump's tirade vs sports world
Author: 0 Athletes react to Trump's tirade vs sports world

If not, YOU'RE FIRED . "Find something else to do!" Curry is far from the only member of the Golden State Warriors to criticize Trump , and Saturday afternoon, the Warriors' PR Twitter account released an official statement explaining why they won't visit the White House this time.

World Kenya Loses Eligibility to Host 2018 Africa Championship — CAF
Author: 0 Kenya Loses Eligibility to Host 2018 Africa Championship — CAF

FKF seemed to absolve itself from the blame and instead joined in directing accusations at the Kencom House based Ministry of Sports offices and Sports Kenya administration led by chairman Fred Muteti. "There are some people at Caf, who didn't want us to host this championship". The DP, however, reassured Kenyans that the government was on course to build more sports facilities all over the country as well as renovating the existing ones.

Author: 0 Vogue Women of the Year Awards 2017 - Winners and Style Icons

The stars were at their fashionable best at the grand event and some lovely moments were captured by the paparazzi. Aishwarya spelled magic in black and blingy outfits while Shah Rukh Khan also looked charming in a black tuxedo. Sonam, who won Vogue and IWC Fashion Icon of the Year award, shared a couple of pictures with her father and brother as they enjoyed the night together.

World Trump Restricts Visas From Eight Countries
Author: 0 Trump Restricts Visas From Eight Countries

Trump signed a proclamation on September 24 implementing a range of restrictions that will apply to citizens of Chad , Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria , Yemen, North Korea, and Venezuela. The U.S. Supreme Court allowed the ban to take effect but some federal courts blocked it. The DHS has been developing a new security baseline, which includes factors such as whether countries issue electronic passports with biometric information, report lost or stolen passports to Interpol - an ...

World Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear
Author: 0 Dam failing as scope of Puerto Rico's disaster becomes clear

Although Hurricane Irma only touched Puerto Rico, it left one million residents without power. But Public Affairs Secretary Ramon Rosario said in a statement that the dam's "fissure was big and it will collapse at any minute". Rosello said he was distributing 250 satellite phones from FEMA to mayors across the island to re-establish contact. The damage was so extensive, the 64-year-old retiree said, that she didn't think the power would be turned back on until Christmas.

World Antonio: Conte: 'I will not stay at Chelsea for too long'
Author: 0 Antonio: Conte: 'I will not stay at Chelsea for too long'

Conte signed a new two-year contract in the summer to end growing speculation that he meant to quit the club. Italy is my country. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte talked to Radio Anch'io lo sport on Monday morning and made a few surprising revelations about the future of his Chelsea career.

Author: 0 Iran unveils latest ballistic missile

It is shocking to see where the world has reached, we see a country like North Korea openly showing its muscles by advancing in the warfare technology and on the contrary, we see a capitalist like Donald Trump advising the world to give up on missiles and weapons which have a global market.

World A Seventh Man Has Been Arrested Over The Parsons Green Tube Attack
Author: 0 A Seventh Man Has Been Arrested Over The Parsons Green Tube Attack

The unnamed individual was arrested by officers at 6 a.m.in Cardiff under section 41 of the Terrorism Act. One man, Ahmed Hassan , 18, of Sunbury, Surrey, has been charged in connection with the attack. He is said to have left the bucket bomb wrapped in a Lidl bag on a District line train and got off a stop before it exploded earlier this month. Hassan is understood to have expressed anger towards Tony Blair and have entered the country illegally in 2015 and put into foster care.