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United Nations Security Council condemns highly provocative North Korea missile launch United Nations Security Council condemns highly provocative North Korea missile launch
- September 17, 2017

Ambassador Nikki Haley . While Washington warns of military options, it says it still wants a peaceful solution. China and Russian Federation, two countries critics say are economic enablers of North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, have claimed that Pyongyang's weapons development should be addressed through dialogue, not additional sanctions. (more...)
Envoy Says Antigua and Barbuda Will Rebuild From Irma Envoy Says Antigua and Barbuda Will Rebuild From Irma
- September 17, 2017

Browne backed the call by British billionaire Richard Branson - whose Necker Island resort was also ruined by the storm - for a Marshall Plan to help revitalize and rebuild the areas stricken by Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean. Mr. McCleary Fredrick, Director of Hazard Management Cayman Islands has also been sent to Anguilla for two weeks to provide expertise along with the Anguillan disaster management team. (more...)
N will have to accept SC verdict: Khursheed Shah N will have to accept SC verdict: Khursheed Shah
- September 17, 2017

Commenting on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) efforts to garner support of opposition parties to get new leader of the opposition elected, he said it had democratic right to bring in the opposition leader of its choice. "We will get in touch with the Pakistan Cricket Board for organising global cricket matches in Karachi and other cities in the province", he added. (more...)
Florida governor orders removal of nursing home from Medicaid after 8 died Florida governor orders removal of nursing home from Medicaid after 8 died
- September 17, 2017

Yesterday afternoon, the facility reported to the AHCA that they had power and access to fans and spot coolers provided by Memorial Healthcare. Sanchez, the police chief, said a criminal investigation had been launched. Keys officials are setting up almost two dozen checkpoints in the hardest hit areas staffed by law-enforcement to make sure only authorized residents and relief workers get through. (more...)
Oppose 'third-party' involvement in Sino-India border disputes: China Oppose 'third-party' involvement in Sino-India border disputes: China
- September 17, 2017

The India-Japan joint statement mentioned cooperation between the two countries to improve infrastructure and development in the North-East region. Hua had even said that India and China are now trying to seek a solution through negotiations. (more...)
Wilson powers Duke past Baylor Wilson powers Duke past Baylor
- September 17, 2017

Head coach Matt Rhule and Baylor lost to Duke on the road 34-20 to open up the season 0-3. "He just made a fantastic play", Smith said. Minutes later, Michael Carter knocked the ball loose from Smith on a sack and Drew Jordan recovered at Baylor's 26. (more...)
Financial support for DACA renewal is offered to students Financial support for DACA renewal is offered to students
- September 17, 2017

And depending on the spin, it has nothing to do with the majority of immigrants. As an executive order, it is not technically a law and was not approved by Congress. Ms. Tometi is the daughter of Nigerian immigrants and grew up in Phoenix. He says it's an even greater issue facing the Church in America. "They grew up singing "The Star Spangled Banner" and pledging allegiance to the American flag", said Durbin. (more...)
Louis concert amid protests over police officer's acquittal on murder charge Louis concert amid protests over police officer's acquittal on murder charge
- September 17, 2017

The officer quit the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department in 2013 and was arrested in May 2016. "I'm committed to protecting everyone's constitutional right to protest peacefully, while also protecting people's lives, homes , and communities". (more...)
WHAT'S HAPPENING: President Trump visits, elderly in peril WHAT'S HAPPENING: President Trump visits, elderly in peril
- September 17, 2017

How hot did it get inside the nursing home? Reports differed as to whether the facility had air conditioning after Irma slammed into the area late Saturday. That 2006 case involved a $15.4 million settlement . Calls to the owner and other officials at the home were not immediately returned. The president also told reporters that his priority remains on the middle class as the administration eyes tax reform on their to-do list of agenda setting measures. (more...)
Trump on taxes, wants lower corporate tax rate Trump on taxes, wants lower corporate tax rate
- September 17, 2017

The incentives to eliminate, or at least chip away, at the deduction could be impossible for congressional tax writers to ignore. The aide emphasized that the group is only one of many efforts in the Hill to chart a course, and noted that Ryan and McCarthy also met with their Democratic counterparts and caucus chairs earlier this week. (more...)
Nursing Home Where 8 Died Nursing Home Where 8 Died
- September 17, 2017

Their deaths are being investigated as criminal homicides, and the nursing home has been closed. Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief confirmed that five people died, but she noted that it's unclear if it was related to the heat. Gov. Rick Scott said he was "absolutely heartbroken" to hear of the news and demanded answers as to how the tragedy took place. Kitchen worker Jean Lindor told the Miami Herald a generator allowed staff to cook but did not provide the facility with air ... (more...)
Tropical Storm Watch issued for several Caribbean islands Tropical Storm Watch issued for several Caribbean islands
- September 17, 2017

Kitts and Nevis, and Montserrat. A slower west-northwest motion was expected during the next couple of days and maximum sustained winds were near 85 km/h with higher gusts. Maria could also affect the British and U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico by mid-week as a risky major hurricane, and hurricane watches could be issued for these islands as early as Sunday . (more...)
American Islamic State militant surrenders in Syria American Islamic State militant surrenders in Syria
- September 17, 2017

In a video briefing to the Pentagon from Baghdad, Army Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve, said, "We have seen the same reports " on an American being held by the SDF. REUTERS/STRINGERA loyal ISIS fighter runs around the streets of Syria. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi criticized the deal sharply when it was brokered in August. (more...)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Birthday To Be Celebrate As 'Seva Diwas' Nationwide Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Birthday To Be Celebrate As 'Seva Diwas' Nationwide
- September 17, 2017

A leader of the party told that the plan to celebrate the birthday of his top leader as a service day across the country, BJP chief Amit Shah in Ranchi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Kirtinagar in Delhi, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in Chennai, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar will be in Mumbai. (more...)
Brent Stockstill to miss matchup with Minnesota Brent Stockstill to miss matchup with Minnesota
- September 17, 2017

While he is on the depth chart behind both Brooks and Smith, McCrary started one game, and played in 12 of the Gophers' 13 games in his first season. "It's no surprise", said quarterback Conor Rhoda. Uzura made his fourth career start after having eight touchdowns and eight interceptions in five total games a year ago. Sophomore John Urzua was put into the starting lineup in Stockstill's place. (more...)
Marawi bishop 'happy' over rescue of abducted priest Marawi bishop 'happy' over rescue of abducted priest
- September 17, 2017

A Catholic priest held captive by rebels in Marawi since May 23 has been rescued, authorities said. "And in the course of fleeing, they were identified by the military and they were brought to a safer place" Medina said in the Inquirer report. (more...)
British Airways Flight Held at Paris Airport Fearing 'Security Threat' British Airways Flight Held at Paris Airport Fearing 'Security Threat'
- September 17, 2017

British traveller James Anderson, 20, tweeted a snap of the plane and security services. Police and fire crews attended the scene. " The incident is being dealt with ", the official added, without going into further detail. It was followed by the pilot announcing they had to evacuate on account of a " direct threat " involving the flight specifically. British Airways while regretted for the inconvenience faced by the passengers, they emphasised that security of the passengers is ... (more...)
Mahant Bhaskar Das Chief litigant in Ayodhya case is dead Mahant Bhaskar Das Chief litigant in Ayodhya case is dead
- September 17, 2017

Bhaskar Das was born in 1929 in Gorakhpur. Mahant Bhaskar Das's successor Pujari Ram Das told TOI, "There are two original litigants in this case-Nirmohi Akhara and the Sunni Central Waqf Board". Apart from that, Bhaskar Das was also a mahant of the Naka Hanuman Gandhi temple town in Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh. At that time, Bhaskar Das, who was in charge of rituals at the Ram Chabutra on the premises, too joined the case and filed the claim. (more...)
Anti-doping agencies demand Russian Federation be banned from Winter Olympics Anti-doping agencies demand Russian Federation be banned from Winter Olympics
- September 17, 2017

Swiss Oswald , who did not say how many athletes could be involved, said the first hearings would start in October. But the International Olympic Committee chose not to impose a blanket ban , instead leaving decisions on whether Russians could compete to individual sporting federations. (more...)
BC government lifting provincial state of emergency BC government lifting provincial state of emergency
- September 17, 2017

This year has been the worst wildfire season on record. Over 510 million Canadian dollars (413 million USA dollar) have been used to fight against the flames so far this year as fires continue to burn out of control in southeastern British Colombia. (more...)
North Korea Threatens to 'Sink' Japan North Korea Threatens to 'Sink' Japan
- September 17, 2017

The launch is the second to flyover Japan in less than a month, and the first since North Korea's sixth nuclear test and new United Nations sanctions on the country. It also banned North Korea's textile exports (the second-biggest export for the country) which totals over $750 million each year, according to data from the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency. (more...)
Hamas Capitulates under PA Repression, Dissolves Government, Announces Elections Hamas Capitulates under PA Repression, Dissolves Government, Announces Elections
- September 17, 2017

Recently, there have been frequent reports of meetings and talks between Fatah member and Abbas rival Mohammed Dahlan, and Hamas leader in Gaza Yahya Sinwar. Hamas has been greatly weakened by an Israeli and Egyptian blockade, three wars with Israel and global isolation. But Associated Press reported that it is not yet clear whether Hamas is ready to place its security forces under Abbas's control - a major sticking point in the past. (more...)
Trump Adviser Says Military Option Not Preferred for North Korea Trump Adviser Says Military Option Not Preferred for North Korea
- September 17, 2017

The missile flew a distance of almost 3,700 kilometers and attained an altitude of 770 kilometers before it fell in the Pacific Ocean. North Koreans watch a news report showing North Korea's Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile launch on electronic screen at Pyongyang station in Pyongyang, North Korea. (more...)
Ohio Firefighter Says He'd Save Dogs Before Black Men Ohio Firefighter Says He'd Save Dogs Before Black Men
- September 17, 2017

When the offensive post was brought to the attention of Township officials, they said it was "unacceptable" and removed Roysdon from his position. On Wednesday, the trustees voted to set the disciplinary hearing for 7 p.m. "Everyone deserves a second chance and is also entitled to their own opinion", she added. Messages seeking comment from Roysdon were not immediately returned Friday. (more...)
Motorcycle passenger killed in Williamsburg County crash Motorcycle passenger killed in Williamsburg County crash
- September 17, 2017

Luke United Methodist Church and Seabrooke Rd in Salters. The driver of the Harley-Davidson was flown from the scene to a Grand Strand hospital for treatment of serious injuries, the trooper said. Traffic in both directions was temporarily using the northbound travel lanes, the Highway Patrol said. He did not say if the passenger was wearing a helmet. (more...)
Saquon Barkley hits the afterburners on 85-yard TD catch Saquon Barkley hits the afterburners on 85-yard TD catch
- September 17, 2017

A little more than a half was all he needed to make yet another case for the Heisman Trophy. Penn State's junior running back, a Heisman hopeful and likely early draft pick, again displayed his all-around skills Saturday night, generating 226 all-purpose yards in the No. (more...)
Japan's Abe says United Nations resolution must force change in North Korea Japan's Abe says United Nations resolution must force change in North Korea
- September 17, 2017

On September 15, North korea launched a medium-range ballistic missile over Japanese territory - several days after the adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 2375. Abe, speaking to reporters, said that the worldwide community must send a clear message to North Korea over its provocative actions. The Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution to impose sanctions on the DPRK over its nuclear test on September 3 which violated the previous Security Council ... (more...)
Federal Judge, Citing Trump Tweet, Asks Trump Administration To Extend DACA Deadline Federal Judge, Citing Trump Tweet, Asks Trump Administration To Extend DACA Deadline
- September 17, 2017

Irked with Republican leaders, Trump appeared to be eager to earn another round of the media praise he generated when he cut a budget deal with the Democrats last week. That proposal is expected to be debated next Tuesday in committees. Join us in the Global Nation Exchange on Facebook to discuss . An estimated 350,000 of the country's almost 800,000 DACA recipients are enrolled in school, most at colleges or universities, according to a 46-state survey this year by the advocacy group ... (more...)
Modified star Ted Christopher, 59, killed in plane crash in CT Modified star Ted Christopher, 59, killed in plane crash in CT
- September 17, 2017

Christopher was born on June 5th, 1958. "As a championship driver on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and New England short tracks, Christopher was a throwback to NASCAR's roots". Ted Christopher , a longtime NASCAR racer renowned for his "Three Tap Rule" maneuver on the course, died in plane crash Saturday. Whitney said Christopher often raced at speed ways in Waterford and Thompson. (more...)
Almost 1.9 million still without power in US Southeast after Irma Almost 1.9 million still without power in US Southeast after Irma
- September 17, 2017

The state's gas supplies were severely disrupted before and during the storm as ports were closed, cutting Florida off from waterborne deliveries the state relies on. Standing in front of a produce cooler at a reopened Publix grocery store in Naples, Missy Sieber said the worst thing about not having electricity is not having air conditioning. (more...)

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