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Military force remains an option against North Korea, says No 10 Military force remains an option against North Korea, says No 10
- September 21, 2017

War monger in chief Donald Trump threatened to " totally destroy North Korea " at the United Nations (UN) last night, Tuesday. Asked by reporters what he thought of Trump calling North Korean leader Kim Jong Un " rocket man ", Ri quipped: "I feel sorry for his aides". (more...)
Ilham Aliyev: Development of democracy, human rights protection among Azerbaijan's top priorities Ilham Aliyev: Development of democracy, human rights protection among Azerbaijan's top priorities
- September 21, 2017

Armenia has not yet implemented four UN Security Council resolutions on withdrawal of its armed forces from the Nagorno-Karabakh and the surrounding districts. "Azerbaijan once again acted as an aggressor, committing numerous flagrant violations of humanitarian law", the official said, adding that they will continue submitting the documents on those violations to the worldwide organizations and institutions. (more...)
Donald Trump Has a 'Big Day' at the United Nations Donald Trump Has a 'Big Day' at the United Nations
- September 21, 2017

The speech touched on several topics, but the commander in chief spent a lot of time condemning the Hermit Kingdom. "Rocket man is on a suicide mission", he said , using a nickname for Kim that refers to the North Korean leader's recent missile tests. (more...)
Cricket match between Pakistan XI, UK Media XI underway Cricket match between Pakistan XI, UK Media XI underway
- September 21, 2017

Pakistan XI captain Inzamam-ul-Haq, prior to the match, said the tournament would send a message of peaceful Pakistan to the rest of the world. Pakistan's top current and former players including Younis Khan, Inzamam ul Haq , Umar Gull, Junaid Khan, Shahid Afridi , Kamran Akmal , Riaz Afridi and Wajahatullah are in action for this series. (more...)
Divisive forces ruining India's reputation globally: Rahul Gandhi Divisive forces ruining India's reputation globally: Rahul Gandhi
- September 21, 2017

Gandhi, who made a speech at the Times Square in NY, also thanked the Indian diaspora in the country for their contribution in various fields, calling them the "backbone of our country". "And the world respected us for that". He said the single biggest thing that people asked him during his incumbent visit to the U.S. was: "What happened to the tolerance that prevailed in India?" "There is huge opportunity for India to be world's healthcare centre, we have to plan for it. (more...)
US President Donald Trump mocks Kim Jong US President Donald Trump mocks Kim Jong
- September 21, 2017

Trump has warned North Korea that military action was an option for the United States as Pyongyang has carried out a series of tests toward developing the ability to target the United States with a nuclear-tipped missile. "For those who have said, and been commenting about a lack of a military option, there is a military option". -McMaster said "the president's ears are open" to possible participation in a new global climate agreement that addresses his concerns about the original 2015 ... (more...)
Moon meets United Nations chief Moon meets United Nations chief
- September 21, 2017

Moon's aides said the president expressed appreciation for quick, unanimous actions by the U.N. Security Council to sanction North Korea for its latest nuclear test and emphasized global unity in implementing the sanctions. The bombing exercises were reportedly a warning to North Korea over firing another ballistic missile. "The two leaders agreed to further strengthen the close cooperation between South Korea and the United States, and put more practical pressure on North Korea based on ... (more...)
Facebook is expected to testify at Senate panel on Russian meddling Facebook is expected to testify at Senate panel on Russian meddling
- September 21, 2017

The event was created by an organization that called itself Being Patriotic, which had 200,000 followers on Facebook at the time, the report says . "We're going to hear from Twitter next week", he said. Warner said that the number of "dummy" accounts affiliated with Russian Federation was "more significant" than the purchased ads because the accounts were used to "drive" the sharing of fake news stories and even organize real-world rallies opposing Hillary Clinton. (more...)
Duterte tells police 'kill my son' if drug links true Duterte tells police 'kill my son' if drug links true
- September 21, 2017

Duterte first offered P2 million for information leading to the apprehension of the so-called "ninja cops " following the involvement of some members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the drug trade. The Straits Times says he was "also earlier linked to a certain Davao Group, which had allegedly been facilitating drug smuggling at the Bureau of Customs". (more...)
Seoul to offer North Korea $8 million in humanitarian aid Seoul to offer North Korea $8 million in humanitarian aid
- September 21, 2017

After a meeting between ministries and civilian experts, the government made a decision to support programs by the United Nations Children's Fund and the UN World Food Program for providing food and medicines to North Korean children and pregnant women, the Unification Ministry said . (more...)
Boris Johnson warns of 'catastrophe' if Kim Jong Un realises nuclear ambition Boris Johnson warns of 'catastrophe' if Kim Jong Un realises nuclear ambition
- September 21, 2017

North Korea has a record of not following worldwide accords and the United States is right not to trust them, regardless of what they say in talks. Johnson, who also met with Japanese foreign minister Tarō Kōno to stress the UK's solidarity with Japan over the threat it faces, said: "China has a vital role to play and unique economic influence over North Korea". (more...)
North Korea: Trump dubs Kim 'rocket man' North Korea: Trump dubs Kim 'rocket man'
- September 21, 2017

China and Russian Federation on September 15 rejected a call from the United States to take more "direct actions" to deter North Korea's nuclear and missile tests, and said it is up to Washington to defuse the threat through negotiations, Radio Free Europe reports. (more...)
Statement by Minister Joly on Rosh Hashanah Statement by Minister Joly on Rosh Hashanah
- September 21, 2017

Rosh Hashana is the Jewish new year that commemorates the day God created Adam and Eve. It's a night to celebrate for the Jewish community in the Quad Cities. Rosh Hashanah 2017 begins at sundown on September 20 and continues through nightfall till September 22 sunset. On the first and the second day of Rosh Hashanah, local Jews, both Bene Israel and Baghdadi, will be joined by Jewish expatriates at the synagogues. (more...)
Unlucky 13; Packers Players On Injury List Unlucky 13; Packers Players On Injury List
- September 21, 2017

Green Bay's defense is a shell of itself without Daniels and folded badly without its best defensive player. "I think Davante had a great game, [and] I think Geronimo, his first action, got back in there and made a couple plays", Rodgers said. (more...)
Finding Irish border solution after Brexit 'lies with UK', says Verhofstadt Finding Irish border solution after Brexit 'lies with UK', says Verhofstadt
- September 21, 2017

The former Belgian Prime Minister, who sits between the EU negotiating team and the European Parliament - which has to approve the terms of any Brexit deal - floated the idea of Northern Ireland remaining within the customs union while the rest of the United Kingdom leaves. (more...)
EU's Mogherini says all parties complying with Iran nuclear deal EU's Mogherini says all parties complying with Iran nuclear deal
- September 21, 2017

Trump, a businessman and former reality TV star whose first elected office is the presidency, told reporters, " I have decided ", when asked if he had made up his mind after having criticized the accord in his own United Nations speech on Tuesday. (more...)
Vanuatu natural disaster: Powerful 6.4 magnitude quake hits off Pacific island chain's coast Vanuatu natural disaster: Powerful 6.4 magnitude quake hits off Pacific island chain's coast
- September 21, 2017

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) sent the USA state a tsunami bulletin in the wake of the quake, which occurred at a considerably depth of 124 miles. A number of large tremors have been recorded around the volatile Pacific rim, otherwise known as the "Ring of Fire". It had a preliminary magnitude of 6.4. (more...)
SEC Reveals EDGAR Corporate Records System Was Hacked SEC Reveals EDGAR Corporate Records System Was Hacked
- September 21, 2017

The Securities and Exchange Commission says cybercriminals got into the agency's files past year and accessed information that might have been used to give them a secret edge in trading. The SEC said it does not believe the cyberattack compromised personally identifiable information, such as names. The agency also discovered instances in which its personnel used private, unsecured email accounts to transmit confidential information. (more...)
Drury Drops Bid for Governor, Will Run For Attorney General Instead Drury Drops Bid for Governor, Will Run For Attorney General Instead
- September 21, 2017

Many Peoria-area residents greeted the news that Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan will not seek re-election to a fifth term with a mixture of glee and trepidation on station 25 News' Facebook page recently. According to the State-Journal Register, State Representative Scott Drury says he is shifting focus. Erika Harold from Urbana is running as a Republican. (more...)
Pennsylvania changing 'Motor Voter' to keep noncitizens from registering to vote Pennsylvania changing 'Motor Voter' to keep noncitizens from registering to vote
- September 21, 2017

He also wants it to cross check all active voter registration records against all current PennDOT records containing INS Indicators. The motor-voter system may not be the only problem in Pennsylvania. PennDOT - Pennsylvania's Department of Transportation - announced Wednesday it's changing its "Motor Voter" system to prevent noncitizens from illegally registering to vote. (more...)
ASI among 2 martyred, SSB claims terrorist attack, police says 'fratricide' ASI among 2 martyred, SSB claims terrorist attack, police says 'fratricide'
- September 21, 2017

Police identified the slain was identified as Ram Pravesh, a head constable while as injured is Sham Singh, an ASI. The attack took place near Ramban on 14th battalion of the SSB. The firing continued for about one hour 45 minutes. The firing reportedly happened around 8.30 pm, he said, but "details like how it happened, how many shots were fired and the response of the SSB personnel... (more...)
United States increasing aid for Rohingya crisis by $32 million United States increasing aid for Rohingya crisis by $32 million
- September 21, 2017

We would need to find out the reason for this exodus", he said . "We've never changed our stand", she said . "And we have to make sure that these allegations are based on solid evidence, before we take action". "What Suu Kyi told her people and the world is a complete lie". "We'll continue to bring changes within the parliament". United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein has called a military crackdown there a "textbook case of ethnic cleansing ". (more...)
After Trump Speech, Mattis Says North Korea Crisis Still 'Diplomatic Effort' After Trump Speech, Mattis Says North Korea Crisis Still 'Diplomatic Effort'
- September 21, 2017

Tillerson added that President Donald Trump, during his first visit to the United Nations this week, is "going to address these specific threats of North Korea, Iran, terrorism, global terrorism and why it is important that all of us come together and confront these as a unified body". (more...)
Kansas shooting suspect owes nearly $200K in unpaid taxes Kansas shooting suspect owes nearly $200K in unpaid taxes
- September 21, 2017

The two men talked near the front of the office, when the suspect produced a handgun, firing multiple times at the state worker. Sam Brownback released a statement Tuesday and identified the injured man as tax agent Courtney Holloway. Wichita police say the suspect in a shooting at a Kansas Department of Revenue office asked for his victim by name before opening fire. The State of Kansas had ordered the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office to seize and sell the suspect's assets in order to repay ... (more...)
Trump suggests rise of North Korea is Clinton's fault Trump suggests rise of North Korea is Clinton's fault
- September 21, 2017

Again referring to the North Korean leader as " Rocket Man ", Trump recounted the continued transgressions of the Kim regime - including its ongoing nuclear program, the imprisonment of American student Otto Warmbier, who was returned to the United States near death, and the subjugation of North Koreans by their brutal dictator. (more...)
What makes the iPhone X better than the iPhone 8? What makes the iPhone X better than the iPhone 8?
- September 21, 2017

Apple says Face ID is better still than Touch ID at thwarting biometric spoofing thanks to the hardware setup. Krimbel shared the response via his Twitter account. Federighi also clarified the on-stage blooper during the Face ID demonstration. Krimbel was anxious he'd need to use his passcode more frequently with Face ID than Touch ID. (more...)
Israel takes down Hezbollah drone with Patriot missile strike Israel takes down Hezbollah drone with Patriot missile strike
- September 21, 2017

After the drone breached the "Bravo line" that marks the Syrian border and entered the demilitarized zone - but not Israeli airspace - the IDF "decided to intercept it", army spokesperson Lt. It is not verified whether the Iranian drone was armed with missiles. Patriot surface-to-air missile batteries are positioned in the Mediterranean coastal city of Haifa in northern Israel on August 29, 2013. (more...)
Long Island Bracing for Passing Blow from Jose Long Island Bracing for Passing Blow from Jose
- September 21, 2017

Minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected along the southeastern MA coastline. Tropical storm watch Suffolk County on Long Island, Middlesex, New Haven, and New London Counties in CT. In high surf areas, rip currents will be unsafe, with surf reaching 5 to 10 feet. In the Lehigh Valley, the chance of precipitation from the system has lessened, but expect mostly cloudy skies, according to the National Weather Service. (more...)
Law & Order alum Sam Waterston to appear on SVU Law & Order alum Sam Waterston to appear on SVU
- September 21, 2017

But what makes this appearance special is this one will take place during the show's 19th season, the second longest run of the Law & Order shows. Since 1990, there has always been some sort of Law & Order show on TV, whether it be a new episode or a rerun. (more...)
Nebraska prisoner considered armed and risky escapes during transport to Dodge County Nebraska prisoner considered armed and risky escapes during transport to Dodge County
- September 21, 2017

OPD said handcuffs were found in the auto. An inmate considered to be armed and risky has taken control of a government vehicle and escaped Wednesday afternoon, authorities have said. The deputy injured in the escape is now being evaluated at a Fremont hospital. Scott is serving two to four years on fifth-offense DUI and was set to be released from prison October 21. (more...)

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