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World Could Iran be behind North Korea's nuclear, missile advances?
Author: 0 Could Iran be behind North Korea's nuclear, missile advances?

Absent a full scrapping of the deal, Trump and Netanyahu have said it should be renegotiated, with a focus on extending the "sunset clauses" that end some of the nuclear development restrictions in about a decade. But the representatives of Britain and France said their leaders share Trump's concerns with provisions of the deal that will ultimately expire, allowing Iran to build its nuclear infrastructure to industrial scale.

World Marc Anthony Has Some Not-So-Kind Words For Donald Trump!
Author: 0 Marc Anthony Has Some Not-So-Kind Words For Donald Trump!

Following the tweet, loyal fans praised the Puertorriqueño for standing up to his beliefs, writing things like, "Thank you for using your platform, Viva Puerto Rico", and "Si Se Puede, you can not shut us out of your America, we are Americans too".

World Obama, Bush and Clinton appear together at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Obama, Bush and Clinton appear together at Presidents Cup

Each of the three presidents in attendance on Thursday has previously served as the Cup's honorary chairman, and all three spent time golfing during their time in the Oval Office. The U.S. Presidents Cup Team is comprised of the top10 U.S. players who earned the most FedExCup points from September 15, 2015, through September 4, 2017, plus two captain's selections.

World Yosemite rock fall kills at least one person, hurts another
Author: 0 Yosemite rock fall kills at least one person, hurts another

Officials had no immediate estimate for how much the big rock weighed but Gediman says all of the rock falls Wednesday weighed 1,300 tons (1,100 metric tons) combined. "Yosemite is just a really active, wild place". The pair was in the park to rock climb but were not climbing at the time of the rockfall. He said Wednesday he did not know who was killed and injured and did not immediately respond Thursday to phone and email messages seeking updated information.

World Trump Admin Freezes HHS Private Jet Use Until Reviews Complete
Author: 0 Trump Admin Freezes HHS Private Jet Use Until Reviews Complete

The HHS inspector general has also announced a review of Price's travel on chartered aircraft. "I was looking into it and I will look into it". "We'll see", he told reporters. "But to be clear, also, the White House does not have a role on the front end of approving private charter flights at the agencies", she said. In July, Trump joked that Price could be fired if he did not obtain votes necessary for repeal.

Author: 0 Should Investors Take a Bite out of Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)?

Two such indicators are the RSI (Relative Strength Index) and the Stochastic %k Oscillator, which fluctuate on a scale of 0 to 100. It was last traded at $37.17 apiece. Therefore 63% are positive. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 2.29 Billion and 1.94 Billion respectively. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Friday, December 9.

World Armenia improves ranking in Global Competitiveness Report 2017
Author: 0 Armenia improves ranking in Global Competitiveness Report 2017

In terms of sub-indices, the country ranked second in terms of basic requirements with a score of 6.3, second in efficiency enhancers with 5.7, and 12th in innovation & sophistication factors with 5.2. To be sure, many question the credibility of the national competitiveness assessment. "While we note the over-all drop in competitiveness of the South African economy, the country improved on Labour market efficiency by four positions (93/137), Infrastructure improved with three positions ...

World Malaysia has banned its citizens to travel to the DPRK
Author: 0 Malaysia has banned its citizens to travel to the DPRK

It said the people could make enquiries by contacting the ministry at +603-8000 8000 (during office hours) and +603-8887 4570 (after office hours). "In light of this information, the AFC has postponed the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 final qualifying round Group B match between DPR Korea and Malaysia, which was scheduled to be played in Pyongyang on October 5".

World Lindsey Graham defends friend McCain against Trump attacks
Author: 0 Lindsey Graham defends friend McCain against Trump attacks

Two GOP senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky and John McCain of Arizona, have already said they oppose the legislation. Since the Graham-Cassidy proposal eliminates the Obamacare cost reduction subsidies that helped people purchase health plans, and halts Medicaid expansion in 2020, as well as cutting its funding, the people who need the most help might end up getting less depending on the state you live in.

World Toddler shoots two 3-year old children at home daycare, police investigating
Author: 0 Toddler shoots two 3-year old children at home daycare, police investigating

Dearborn Police Chief Ronald Haddad says a preliminary investigation has revealed the toddler "accessed a handgun and the weapon discharged" about 10.20am (local time) on Wednesday. The other child's injuries weren't released by police. Her sister was not licensed to operate a daycare, but babysat the children of family and friends at the home, Escobedo said.

World Horry County Early College High School honored with National Blue Ribbon award
Author: 0 Horry County Early College High School honored with National Blue Ribbon award

Only 14 other CPS schools - among them five selective enrollment high schools - have earned a Blue Ribbon since 2004. Each of the schools has an economically disadvantaged population of 22 percent or more. "I am very fortunate to be able to lead a school of teachers that are incredibly talented and highly motivated", McCoy told The Oklahoman. The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program recognizes public and private high, middle and elementary schools.

World Dyson working on electric auto to be launched by 2020
Author: 0 Dyson working on electric auto to be launched by 2020

Dyson in Malmesbury is investing over £2bn to develop and build an electric auto using a new generation of battery technology. "It has remained my ambition to find a solution to the global problem of air pollution", he wrote in the email.

Author: 0 'We are totally prepared' for military engagement with North Korea

South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea next month to coincide with the anniversary of the founding of the North Korean communist party and China's all-important Communist Party Congress. In 1969, North Korea MiG-21 aircraft did shoot down a U.S. Navy EC-121 aircraft on a reconnaissance mission, which crashed 90 miles off the North Korean coast and killed all 31 Americans on board.

World China to Limit Some Oil Exports to North Korea Starting October
Author: 0 China to Limit Some Oil Exports to North Korea Starting October

The announcement comes in compliance with a recent United Nations Security Council resolution. This could be a big blow to North Korea since China is it's main trading partner and energy supplier. Russian Federation urged calm on Friday after the USA president, Donald Trump , called his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong-un, a "madman". Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe disagreed, however, saying it would be pointless to start another round of dialogue after North Korea carried out ...

World ISIS releases recording of leader al-Baghdadi
Author: 0 ISIS releases recording of leader al-Baghdadi

The recording by al-Baghdadi was released by the IS-run al-Furqan outlet. The exact date of the 46-minute recording is not clear, though al-Baghdadi does mention in it North Korea's recent threats towards the US. He also sought to console his followers over their recent defeats, saying the top priority for Muslims is to "satisfy" God. Syria's government forces, their allies and other forces fighting IS, he said, would "not last an hour" without the air cover provided by the Russians and ...

World Utahns band together to send relief to Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Utahns band together to send relief to Puerto Rico

Virgin Islands, which are not covered by the Jones Act . "We don't know what they are going to face when they get there", said Katy Benoit. People are collecting water from wells and streams, clearing roads and repairing their own homes .

Author: 0 Trump waives Jones Act to aid Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

The Jones Act, which is part of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920 , "provides that the transportation of merchandise between U.S. points is reserved for U.S. And it's a big ocean; it's a very big ocean. "Instead, goods are dropped off on the mainland and brought to the island on United States flag ships", the page reads.

World China orders North Korean business closed under United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 China orders North Korean business closed under United Nations sanctions

China has ordered North Korean companies in the country to close down within 120 days of the United Nations Security Council's passage of the latest of sanctions on September 12, according to China's commerce ministry on Thursday. Another issue will be whether to let the worldwide community oversee the formation of a new government in North Korea . Australia must develop greater missile defences to ward off a strike from North Korea , a former high-ranking Pentagon official said.

World South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea in mid-October
Author: 0 South Korea expects more provocative acts by North Korea in mid-October

South Korea handed over operational control of its military to an American general in 1950, when the United States rushed troops to the Korean Peninsula to fight the Korean War. South Korean lawmakers said Chung had told them the United States and South Korea had agreed on the rotational deployment of US strategic assets to South Korea, possibly as soon as year-end.

World Then he was involved in a deadly crash
Author: 0 Then he was involved in a deadly crash

After colliding with the family's vehicle, causing it to burst into flames and trap the three people inside, Verduzco's auto struck a second vehicle, causing minor injuries to the 31-year-old driver. California Highway Patrol (CHP) Sgt. Armando Perdomo said Verduzco appeared to have been drinking. A photo posted August 26, 2017, to Edgar Verduzco's Instagram account.

World Navratri 2017, Day 8: Know about Maa Mahagauri's Interesting fact
Author: 0 Navratri 2017, Day 8: Know about Maa Mahagauri's Interesting fact

The main attraction of Maha Ashtami is Kumari Puja where a pre-pubescent girl is worshipped as "Mother Goddess". It is also believed that by offering prayers with a pure heart and soul to "Mahagauri", the goddess fulfill desires, wishes and get rid them of their sufferings.

World But why? Michelle Obama's thoughts on women who voted for Donald Trump
Author: 0 But why? Michelle Obama's thoughts on women who voted for Donald Trump

You like the thing you're told to like .' Of course, it goes without saying that men who voted for Trump are no less off the hook but there's a horrid irony in the fact that women who voted for him will have directly impacted the lives of other women as well as the progress of conversations around gender equality.

World Where to find coffee deals (and freebies!) on National Coffee Day
Author: 0 Where to find coffee deals (and freebies!) on National Coffee Day

Intelligentsia: On National Coffee Day , Intelligentsia is offering $3 off all 12 ounce bags of whole bean coffee at retail location and online (the promotion is an expansion of their regular Friday Roasters Special). Caribou Coffee: Caribou is also helping its customers help others on National Coffee Day by donating 10 percent of Amy's Blend Coffee, merchandise and all Caribou Coffee Signature Blend and Single Origin purchases to CancerCare .

World Supreme Court to hear Pennsylvania rental auto search case
Author: 0 Supreme Court to hear Pennsylvania rental auto search case

The court deadlocked 4-4 previous year on the same issue in a case brought by a group of California teachers opposed to paying the fee. The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday gave itself another chance to decide an issue that could choke off a vital source of money for unions around the country representing police, teachers and other government employees.

World 'I screwed up royally' accused leaker confessed to Federal Bureau of Investigation agent
Author: 0 'I screwed up royally' accused leaker confessed to Federal Bureau of Investigation agent

The NSA report was dated May 5, the same as the document victor is charged with leaking. Politico first reported on the transcripts filed by prosecutors Wednesday. I've tried anything to get that changed". Defense attorneys say agents never read victor her Miranda rights. Victor said she dropped the report in a mailbox located in a shopping center parking lot.

World European Union seeks to resettle more refugees from North Africa
Author: 0 European Union seeks to resettle more refugees from North Africa

The EU has unveiled a two-year programme to bring 50,000 asylum seekers to Europe amid a growing backlash against both letting in new refugees from outside the bloc and freedom of movement within it. Resettlement is managed by the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), which selects refugees who have a continued need for worldwide protection.

World South Korean leader urges North to give up nuclear ambitions
Author: 0 South Korean leader urges North to give up nuclear ambitions

Russian Federation and China have repeatedly warned that the escalating crisis on the Korean Peninsula has no military solution. "South Korea's external financial soundness has improved to a large extent after overcoming the previous crises in 1997 and 2008", said Hwang.

World Steve Scalise Returns to Congress, Discusses Baseball Practice Shooting on '60 Minutes'
Author: 0 Steve Scalise Returns to Congress, Discusses Baseball Practice Shooting on '60 Minutes'

During Scalise's recovery, his status ranged from critical to fair. It's sure to be a welcome sight for lawmakers, who once feared they may never see their colleague again and greeted him warmly. "They put me back together again", Scalise agreed. "I mean, there were, there was a lot of damage inside that- that had to get fixed". "I found out later just how much damage was done internally", Scalise told "60 Minutes" correspondent Norah O'Donnell in an interview that will air on Sunday.

World Migrants Workers in Qatar at Risk due to Intense Heat
Author: 0 Migrants Workers in Qatar at Risk due to Intense Heat

He added that it "depends on the geopolitical situation" but that the authority was targeting for growth to resume in 2020. Since controversially winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup in December 2010, Qatar has embarked on a massive infrastructure upgrade, including eight new or improved stadiums.

World FBI Director: Terrorist Drones 'Coming Here Imminently'
Author: 0 FBI Director: Terrorist Drones 'Coming Here Imminently'

I think the expectation is that it's coming here imminently. “This is unprecedented. We have not seen that before in my home state, ” Daines told Wray. "That could be dropping small explosives the size of a grenade". Two weeks ago, the Columbia Falls School district received cyber-threats promising harm and demanding ransom.

World Reaction to Trump's 'once in a generation' tax overhaul
Author: 0 Reaction to Trump's 'once in a generation' tax overhaul

Cleveland 19 News sat down with Dr. John Burke to get a closer look at the president's proposed plan. Dr. "There's about seven brackets now", said Burke. "A lot of families are struggling under complexity of tax code", said House Speaker Paul Ryan , (R) Wisconsin. Trump said corporations have parked many trillions of dollars in foreign countries, and many have incorporated overseas in order to avoid the punitive tax system altogether.

World FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon takes aim at Scottish Labour's internal strife
Author: 0 FMQs: Nicola Sturgeon takes aim at Scottish Labour's internal strife

The row unfolded as Labour's United Kingdom leader Jeremy Corbyn was making his keynote speech to the party's conference in Brighton. Mr Rowley, a Fife MSP and former leader of the kingdom's council, was also accused of letting slip the existence of a plot to replace Kezia Dugdale before 2021.

Author: 0 Seoul to deploy more USA military assets

President Moon Jae-in's top security adviser says that the US promised to deploy its strategic military assets around the Korean Peninsula as early as late this year. The fighting ended when 1953 Korean War Armistice Agreement was signed. South Korea handed over its operational command to the U.S. forces after the three-year Korean War broke out in 1950.

World NAFTA negotiators make some progress, say lots of work remains
Author: 0 NAFTA negotiators make some progress, say lots of work remains

The next round of NAFTA talks, in Washington from October 11 to 15, will likely be more hard. "We are committed to a substantial renegotiation that reinvigorates USA industry and ensures reciprocal market access for American farmers, ranchers and businesses", Lighthizer said.

Author: 0 Trump cites support for health care bill from mystery senator in hospital

It became apparent on Monday that Republicans did not have the 50 votes needed to get the bill through the Senate when Sen. President Donald Trump's campaign pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare appeared set for another defeat on Tuesday as a third Republican Senator broke ranks to oppose the new legislative effort mounted by the party in its prolonged quest.

World Jennifer Lopez donates $1 million to Hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Jennifer Lopez donates $1 million to Hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico

Jennifer Lopez announced at a NY press conference Sunday she is donating $1 million from proceeds of her Las Vegas shows to benefit those in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Jennifer previously used Instagram to urge her fans to help the aid efforts in Puerto Rico. "Me and my cousin still haven't been able to hear from our families over there".

World John McCain's Daughter Tweets In Anguish After Trump 'Physically Mocks' Senator
Author: 0 John McCain's Daughter Tweets In Anguish After Trump 'Physically Mocks' Senator

McCain is a former Navy aviator who spent over five years as a prisoner of war after his plane was shot down in Vietnam. On Wednesday, Meghan McCain, his daughter , took to Twitter to express her disgust. After describing a president who is at war with virtually everyone, the article commented on Trump's isolation, "All this has left Trump isolated inside his White House at a time when he needs muscle with the Hill and juice with the public to try to pass tax reform".

World Man avoids rape charge after prosecutor says 11-year-old 'consented'
Author: 0 Man avoids rape charge after prosecutor says 11-year-old 'consented'

When the girl informed her parents, they approached the police and said their daughter was raped. The girl's family have said that she was too frozen with fear to react to his advances. Prosecutors in France deemed that sex between a 28-year-old man and an 11-year-old girl can not be considered as rape because it was consensual, sparking nationwide outrage.

World Kim Reynolds: Athletes
Author: 0 Kim Reynolds: Athletes "Disrespectful" for Kneeling During National Anthem

We have to respect our national anthem , we have to respect our country, and they're not respecting our country. The US leader doubled down on those remarks early Sunday, urging fans to boycott the National Football League as long as the protests continued, and demanding team owners to "fire or suspend" players who take a knee.

World Saudi woman named to senior government post for first time
Author: 0 Saudi woman named to senior government post for first time

The kingdom's blanket ban attracted negative publicity for years. The royal decree late Tuesday comes into effect next summer, but it comes almost three decades after women began agitating for the right to drive. In a tweet, the United Nations chief noted that ending the restrictions represents an "important step in the right direction". "We received this with lots of delight; it is a very symbolic step by Saudi Arabia toward strengthening the rights of women in the country", Mohammad ...

World Trump says he will negotiate with Democrats on healthcare
Author: 0 Trump says he will negotiate with Democrats on healthcare

Even though Senate Republicans abandoned plans for a health care vote this week, President Trump says he's got it in the bag - including support from an unnamed senator that triggered a mystery on Wednesday. On Twitter, Trump cited "very positive signs" from Murkowski and "two others". Information for this article was contributed by Alan Fram, Erica Werner, Catherine Lucey, Ken Thomas, Marcy Gordon and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar of The Associated Press; by Zachary Tracer, Anna Edney, John Tozzi ...

World White House changes time of Trump's Indianapolis speech
Author: 0 White House changes time of Trump's Indianapolis speech

Trump says during a speech in IN to sell his tax plan that "our hearts and prayers go out to the people of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands", which were devastated by Hurricane Maria . But Holcomb says he looks forward to hearing Trump's remarks. Administration officials nor the President will provide an exact number and will rely on proper congressional committees to come up with one they deem appropriate.

World Three dead after 30-story fall at Miami Gardens TV signal tower
Author: 0 Three dead after 30-story fall at Miami Gardens TV signal tower

Footage showed the damaged scaffolding on the ground with the bodies covered by yellow tarps. According to Tower King II's website, its employees have " built and erected some of the largest/heaviest tower structures in North America and specialize in heavy rigging".