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World Death Row White Supremacist Fires Jewish, Indian Attorneys for Failure to Communicate
Author: 0 Death Row White Supremacist Fires Jewish, Indian Attorneys for Failure to Communicate

In a handwritten letter filed with the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia on Monday and obtained by Buzzfeed , Roof claimed it was "impossible" for him to "trust" his court-appointed attorneys, Alexandra Yates and Sapna Mirchandani, who he identified as Jewish and Indian respectively, and described them as his "political and biological enemies".

World United Kingdom foreign ministry has no immediate comment on report Johnson could resign
Author: 0 United Kingdom foreign ministry has no immediate comment on report Johnson could resign

Johnson faced claims of trying to force the prime minister's hand after publishing a 4,000-word article in the Daily Telegraph newspaper calling for a clean break with the European Union after Brexit . "And he knows perfectly well that, normally, a foreign secretary would be sacked instantly for doing that". Johnson has faced intense scrutiny since publishing the article, with suggestions that May was going to rebuke her charismatic but controversial minister for speaking out on Brexit.

World North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans
Author: 0 North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans

Spain today ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country by September 30 in protest over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, which it has criticised as "a serious threat to peace". During a trip to Latin America in August, Vice President Mike Pence called on Chile, Brazil, Mexico and Peru to sever all diplomatic relations with North Korea.

World A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes
Author: 0 A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes

The Guardian Essential poll on Tuesday found support for marriage equality sits at 55% (down 4% in a fortnight) to 34% of those opposed (up 3%), although yes voters remain more likely to vote. He made a surprise appearance at a gathering for the launching of the New South Wales Yes campaign in Sydney, the BBC detailed. Ms Berejiklian, who was born to Armenian immigrants and regularly attends church events, said same-sex marriage was a "no brainer".

World What to expect from Donald Trump's United Nations debut
Author: 0 What to expect from Donald Trump's United Nations debut

The UN "has not reached its full potential because of bureaucracy and mismanagement", Trump said at the start of a session focused on reforming the institution. The official, who briefed reporters on condition he not be identified, called Trump's doctrine one of "principled realism", which he defined as a clear-eyed look at the world, "driven by outcomes, not by ideology".

Author: 0 Pair questioned over Parsons Green Tube bombing

A spokesman said: "The 21-year-old man [B] was arrested in Hounslow at around 23:50hrs on Saturday, 16 September". The arrest follows Friday's terrorist attack on London Underground at Parsons Green station. According to a neighbour, the couple, who are well respected in the community, had an 18-year-old and a 22-year-old staying with them recently. 'I haven't seen him like that before.

World Hillary Clinton Won't Rule Out Challenging 2016 Election Results
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton Won't Rule Out Challenging 2016 Election Results

But her comments to NPR signal that as the depths of Russia's interference are revealed she could envision a time when she questions Trump's legitimacy as president. Even on election day, he was circumspect about whether or not he would accept the results; "So no, if I think everything's on the up and up, that's a lot different, and we can only see what happens, I hope it's going to be very fair, I think we're going to do very well", he said on a Tampa radio station on November 8.

World Buhari Arrives New York, To Speak On Tuesday — UN General Assembly
Author: 0 Buhari Arrives New York, To Speak On Tuesday — UN General Assembly

The source said that what was most disturbing to the President was the introduction by the foreign government of different technicalities which have slowed down recovery process. The General Assembly is one of the six main organs of the United Nations, the only one in which all Member States have equal representation: one nation, one vote.

World Nabriva's pneumonia drug succeeds in late-stage trial, shares soar
Author: 0 Nabriva's pneumonia drug succeeds in late-stage trial, shares soar

Days to cover decreased from 5.0 to 1.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.00% as of August 31. Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. As such, the analyst reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of NBRV with a $16 price target, which implies a just under 62% upside from where the stock is now trading.

Author: 0 Trump's corporate tax cut aim unrealistic: top Senate Republican on taxes

Mnuchin said at a Politico policy discussion. The other members of the Big Six are House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky , Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch of Utah, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn.

World Hurricane Maria sets its sights on the Caribbean
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria sets its sights on the Caribbean

It's too soon to tell how Maria might affect Florida or other parts of the Southeast. "Let us continue to pray for our safety". A tropical storm warning has been issued for St. An 8 a.m. The NHC reports that additional rapid strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and Maria is expected to become a risky major hurricane before it moves through the Leeward Islands.

World Maria is Now a Category 5 Hurricane
Author: 0 Maria is Now a Category 5 Hurricane

Maria is following the same path as Hurricane Irma , which devastated many islands earlier this month , including Barbuda , the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla, killing at least 37 people, before hitting the United States , where 11 people died.

World Angry Dreamers Run Nancy Pelosi Out of DACA Press Conference
Author: 0 Angry Dreamers Run Nancy Pelosi Out of DACA Press Conference

Just stop it now", Pelosi repeated over and over. But the White House and Congressional Republicans say nothing is finalized. The lawsuit filed in federal court in San Francisco alleges the move violated the constitutional rights of immigrants who lack legal status and provided information about themselves to the USA government so they could participate in the program.

Author: 0 Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests

Spain on Monday ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country by September 30 in protest over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, which it has criticized as "a serious threat to peace". Washington is now taking note of the latest diplomatic "chain-reaction" with US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley calling the recent impact of the sanctions "dramatic", during a White House press briefing on September 15, alongside US National Security Adviser H.R.

World Cuomo warns Dems about making deal with Trump on DACA
Author: 0 Cuomo warns Dems about making deal with Trump on DACA

The Trump administration's action gives Congress six months to come up with a solution for people illegally brought into the U.S.by their parents when they were children. But you should always keep in mind who you're dealing with. When I moved to this country, we had a special visa; my parents moved me to this country when I was young because they had opportunities to pursue.

World Air NZ restricts ticket sales as Auck fuel shortage bite
Author: 0 Air NZ restricts ticket sales as Auck fuel shortage bite

Jet fuel rationing at Auckland airport is set to stretch out for up to two weeks as replacement of a damaged fuel pipeline continues. The pipeline is a critical link for getting fuel to Auckland, and especially for the city's airport, because there is no other way to transport jet fuel from the refinery south of Whangarei.

World Irma Insurance Claims Already Nearly $2 Billion In Florida
Author: 0 Irma Insurance Claims Already Nearly $2 Billion In Florida

State regulators have received notice of more than 335,000 insurance claims since Hurricane Irma hit Florida, mostly concentrated in Central and South Florida, with losses nearing $2 billion. "(It's) very emotional. It's everything that you have", Aimee Rodriguez said. You want to come back to a water system that works. Four shelters are open at Island Christian School, Marathon High School, Sugarloaf School and Key West High School.

World Wife's distress deceased husband not found in airport carpark for eight months
Author: 0 Wife's distress deceased husband not found in airport carpark for eight months

The widow of a man whose decomposing body sat in his truck for eight months in a parking lot at Kansas City airport is outraged he wasn't found sooner. on January 17 and did not report to his job as a project engineer for T-Mobile. The airport's public parking lots fall under the watch of the Kansas City Aviation Department's Airport Police Division.

World Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details
Author: 0 Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details

USA nuclear weapons were withdrawn from the Korean peninsula in the early 1990s at the close of the Cold War. He also said diplomacy and sanctions are working in pressuring Pyongyang. On Monday, the U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted new sanctions to punish North Korea for its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3.

Author: 0 US Opens First Base in Zionist Entity

The opening of the base comes a week after a new Iron Dome anti-missile battery became operational. It will operate under Israeli military directives. However, Israeli officials believe the establishment of the base will send a message to their enemies, especially Iran. Israel's multi-tier missile defense system includes the Arrow, created to intercept long-range ballistic missiles in the stratosphere with an eye on Iran, and Iron Dome, which defends against short-range rockets from the Gaza ...

Author: 0 Spicer Regrets Berating Reporters Over Inaugural Crowd

The Times has further details about how Spicer's cameo came to be after host Stephen Colbert pitched the idea and how those involved used disguises and secret strips in order to keep Spicer's involvement hidden. To which Spicer, reached on an airplane on Tuesday, offered a suggestion: lighten up. "Brooke, he needs to apologize more for other things too", Ryan said.

World VP General Electric meets PM Abbasi in NY
Author: 0 VP General Electric meets PM Abbasi in NY

He had also lambasted Pakistan for offering safe havens to "agents of chaos". The tirade evoked strong response from Pakistan and plunged the bilateral relationship to one of its lowest ever levels. The Assembly has 174 items on its agenda after a new item was inscribed on Friday. He also has meetings scheduled with the King of Jordan and leaders of Turkey, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Iran, the United Kingdom and Nepal.

World More than 128 countries back pledged reforms to shape '21st century UN'
Author: 0 More than 128 countries back pledged reforms to shape '21st century UN'

U.S. President Donald Trump says he long ago recognized the promise of the United Nations when he chose a spot across the street to build a residential tower. The White House has made plain its impatience with Pyongyang's behaviour, but on this, as other issues - from the Paris climate deal, to trade, to the Iran nuclear deal - Mr Trump has struggled to calibrate his message for both domestic and foreign audiences.

World China and Russian Federation begin naval drills near North Korea
Author: 0 China and Russian Federation begin naval drills near North Korea

As the worldwide community attempts to apply pressure on the regime Pyongyang said the sanctions aimed to "physically exterminate" the country's people, system and government. Security Council unanimously voted to pass additional sanctions on North Korea following a recent nuclear test and just before President Trump will attend his first UN General Assembly.

World China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully
Author: 0 China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully

The tension on the Korean peninsula has intensified since last Friday, North Korea once again launched a ballistic missile over Japan. Russia's Ambassador Alexander Matsegora and Choe Son-hui, director-general of the North American department at North Korea's foreign ministry, exchanged frank views on the issue Monday, according to the Russian embassy's Facebook page.

World Hurricane Maria Takes Aim at Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria Takes Aim at Puerto Rico

A strengthening Hurricane Maria swirled toward the eastern Caribbean early on Monday, with forecasters warning it would probably be a major storm by the time it passed through the already battered Leeward Islands later in the day. Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said at a news conference Sunday that the storm could bring more rain, wind and water than Irma , which spared the island a direct hit but killed three people and left more than 1 million others without power.

World Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event
Author: 0 Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event

Pelosi, and Reps. Barbara Lese and Jared Huffman were expected to call for the immediate passage of the DREAM Act at Monday's news conference. She had began her speech, calling dreamers courageous. They don't want any answers'. Barbara Lee and Jared Huffman of California, was meant to focus on the DREAM Act, legislation that would provide a pathway to citizenship for people who were approved for DACA - the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protects some 800,000 ...

World Woman fakes seizure to avoid mugging on California train; suspect's photo released
Author: 0 Woman fakes seizure to avoid mugging on California train; suspect's photo released

The California woman was riding on the train when a note saying "There are 2 guns pointed at you now. If you want to live hand back your wallet + phone NOW + do not turn around and be descreet (sic)", the note, scribbled in red ink, read. "I did not want to give up my stuff, but I had no idea who was behind me". One reason Dragland didn't hand over her belongings was because she knew she was catching an global flight later Sunday.

World Syrian army sends more troops across Euphrates, near US-backed forces
Author: 0 Syrian army sends more troops across Euphrates, near US-backed forces

United States troops were present when Russian warplanes bombed USA backed anti-ISIS fighters in Syria on Saturday, two U.S. officials told CNN , highlighting how close the two countries came to a major worldwide incident. "The U.S. sent a veiled warning to Russian Federation on Monday, saying that it will not hesitate to defend the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, which Russian Federation reportedly hit Saturday with airstrikes".

World Women unhappy with Bathukamma saree in Mancherial
Author: 0 Women unhappy with Bathukamma saree in Mancherial

Telangana IT Minister KT Rama said that the government targeted to distribute about 1.04 crore sarees at over 8,000 centres in the state. The scheme, which is being claimed as first of its kind involving distribution of 1.04 crore saris, is a pet project of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

World Myanmar's Suu Kyi decries human rights violations in Rakhine state
Author: 0 Myanmar's Suu Kyi decries human rights violations in Rakhine state

But she also said many Muslims have remained in their homes, which have not been destroyed in the conflict, and invited the diplomats to join her government in finding out why those Muslims have integrated successfully in Rakhine state. At times, her speech amounted to little more than a mix of untruths and victim blaming. She further said that peace and stability was something they had to achieve after almost 70 years of internal conflict.

World Pelosi speech on DREAM Act interrupted by protesters
Author: 0 Pelosi speech on DREAM Act interrupted by protesters

Trump said in early September he will halt the program in six months if Congress does not act to continue it. Or were you misquoted? Pelosi, California Democrat, was speaking to a crowd in San Francisco , a group of so-called Dreamers or DACA recipients, people brought to the US illegally as children, overtook the stage and began chanting .

World YC Modi, special CBI director, named NIA chief
Author: 0 YC Modi, special CBI director, named NIA chief

Senior IPS officer Y C Modi who was part of the Supreme Courtappointed Special Investigation Team that probed the 2002 Gujarat riot cases, was made the Director General of National Investigation Agency on Monday. Modi will have nearly three and a half year tenure with the NIA unless the government changes its mind. The Department of Personnel And Training (DoPT) said that the appointment was approved by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet, reported the Outlook .

World Finals rematch between Lynx and Sparks coming
Author: 0 Finals rematch between Lynx and Sparks coming

Parker finished with 21 points and 11 assists. After scoring just two points in the opening half, Augustus scored 12 points in the quarter. That was followed by Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve - while giving credit to the Sparks for series well-played - blasting the officials in the postgame press conference for missing key calls throughout the series.

World Vettel, Raikkonen and Verstappen escape punishment after Singapore crash
Author: 0 Vettel, Raikkonen and Verstappen escape punishment after Singapore crash

At the restart, Hamilton bolted away at the front, pulling out a lead of 3.5s over Ricciardo after just one lap with Hulkenberg running third. "On a hard day you'd like Lewis in the auto". They would be the guinea pigs, as others watched to see if they could generate sufficient tyre temperatures. Hamilton and Bottas then appear to give non-committal shrugs before the Red Bull driver unleashes hell.

World National Seat Check buckled in for Saturday
Author: 0 National Seat Check buckled in for Saturday

Caregivers will be educated on how to choose the right auto seats for children and how to install them correctly, according to a news release. For children 4-8 years old, booster seats lowered the injury risk as much as 45%. Children are safer in cars now than they were 20 years ago, but there's still work to be done. Parents can know for sure that their kids are as safe as possible when riding in a auto.”.

World Iraq's Kurdish parliament backs Sept 25 independence referendum
Author: 0 Iraq's Kurdish parliament backs Sept 25 independence referendum

The Kurdish authorities want to hold the vote on September 25, despite opposition from the central government in Baghdad and the region´s non-Kurdish population. Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) President Masoud Barzani earlier said a Yes vote would not mean a declaration of independence but would lead to negotiations with Baghdad.

World Hurricane Maria headed towards the Caribbean
Author: 0 Hurricane Maria headed towards the Caribbean

The storm is approximately 45 miles east-southeast of Dominica , an island in the Caribbean , and 35 miles northeast of Martinique, part of the Lesser Antilles, the National Hurricane Center said in its 5 p.m. Forecasters were also tracking Category 1 Hurricane Jose , with 140 km/h winds , which was located about 440 kilometres east-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.

Author: 0 Flood Watch Issued As Hurricane Jose Heads Our Way

The tropical storm force winds will mainly be in the form of gusts rather than sustained. This includes the coast from DE north to the Cape and islands in MA. "Coastal flooding will pose a risk to both life and property for the high tide cycles Tuesday night. Significant beach erosion is also expected for much of this week".

World Police release 911 audio in Kenneka Jenkins investigation
Author: 0 Police release 911 audio in Kenneka Jenkins investigation

The video shows Jenkins appearing to be under the influence of something ... she's running into walls, she slams into a stairway railing and has no sense of balance. "They never did anything while a young, 19-year-old disoriented girl is sitting in their freezer". "I am just looking for help, that's all I been asking for since day one", Martin said.

Author: 0 Iran confident IAEA will remain impartial: Nuclear chief

Ali Akbar Salehi , who heads the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), made the remark in a speech at the 61st IAEA General Conference in Vienna on Monday. The French foreign minister also spoke about the possibility of holding talks to "complement" the agreement after 2025. Yet even he says Iran is, at best, only in "technical" compliance with the accord.

World Crash leads to Lewis Hamilton win at Singapore Grand Prix
Author: 0 Crash leads to Lewis Hamilton win at Singapore Grand Prix

Sebastien Vettel secured pole position in Marina Bay for the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, and he will be confident of overtaking Hamilton in the world title rankings, with Hamilton now on 238 points and Vettel just three points behind.

World Manafort Told He Will Be Indicted
Author: 0 Manafort Told He Will Be Indicted

Manafort first came under surveillance after a secret court order authorized it for investigators who were looking into work he did on behalf of a pro-Russia Ukrainian political party, CNN reported . Separately, two prosecutors working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller told Manafort that they plan to indict him after a raid on his home in July, the New York Times claims.

Author: 0 No evidence to link London attack directly to militant groups: USA sources

Mark Rowley, the Metropolitan Police's assistant commissioner and Britain's top counterterrorism officer, said that police were gaining... Neighbours told how armed police descended on the quiet residential street. Police have searched several properties, including a home in Sunbury where an elderly couple served as foster parents for many children over several decades.

World Sharad Running a Parallel JD-U; 'Strips' Nitish from Party President's Post
Author: 0 Sharad Running a Parallel JD-U; 'Strips' Nitish from Party President's Post

The Rajya Sabha today allowed rebel JD (U) lawmakers Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar one more week to respond to the party's plea for their disqualification from the House, after they sought a month to reply to the House's communication. Sharad Yadav who claims to be in the real JD (U) showed signs of rebellion after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar made a decision to walk out of the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) formed with RJD and Congress during Bihar assembly elections, and joined forces with ...

World Ryan School reopens to shut again till Sept 25
Author: 0 Ryan School reopens to shut again till Sept 25

The case was recently handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) by the chief minister of Haryana Manohar Lal Khattar. "This will also have direct consequences on the CBI's investigation", Thakur's lawyer Susheel Tekriwala has reportedly said.