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Trump says US 'totally prepared' for military option in North Korea Trump says US 'totally prepared' for military option in North Korea
- September 27, 2017

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday dismissed the minister's "absurd" claim that the Trump administration made a declaration of war . North Korea considers and a recent Twitter comment from President Donald Trump to effectively be a declaration of war against Pyongyang. The Trump administration had previously announced new sanctions punishing eight North Korean banks and 26 bank workers living overseas. (more...)
Nuevo veto migratorio de #TrumpEnLlamas incluye a Venezuela Nuevo veto migratorio de #TrumpEnLlamas incluye a Venezuela
- September 27, 2017

La Presidencia estadounidense ha señalado que "el Gobierno de Venezuela no coopera a la hora de verificar si sus ciudadanos suponen una amenaza para la seguridad nacional o la seguridad pública". Los intentos de Trump para restringir el ingreso de personas de ciertos países en Estados Unidos ha suscitado demandas desde casi el momento que anunció la primera prohibición en enero y con seguridad la versión más reciente también será impugnada en tribunales, aunque los expertos están ... (more...)
Tennessee Senator Bob Corker Won't Seek Reelection in 2018 Tennessee Senator Bob Corker Won't Seek Reelection in 2018
- September 27, 2017

Corker now chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., the chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, announced in a statement that he won't be running for re-election next year. Conservative activist Andy Ogles had announced his intent; former state Rep. Joe Carr and state Sen. Corker's retirement, however, gives Democrats an opportunity to pick up an open seat - something that has historically been much easier than knocking off an ... (more...)
Emmanuel Macron lays out dream of closer ties for EU nations Emmanuel Macron lays out dream of closer ties for EU nations
- September 27, 2017

Macron has been seeking German Chancellor Angela Merkel's endorsement of his reform agenda, but his plans were dealt a blow by shock election results that saw the anti-immigration, eurosceptic Alternative for Germany (AfD) emerge as the country's third-largest party. (more...)
White House denies Trump 'declaration of war' on North Korea White House denies Trump 'declaration of war' on North Korea
- September 27, 2017

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in the Rose Garden of the White House , Tuesday, Sept. The more hopeful interpretation of Trump's tweeting, said Kelly, is that Kim is not the target at all; rather it is meant to persuade China to "stop looking the other way". (more...)
China Aug trade with North Korea up after UN sanctions China Aug trade with North Korea up after UN sanctions
- September 27, 2017

South Korea's weather agency, however, offered a different view. "This event occurred in the area of the previous North Korean Nuclear tests". Auslin: North Korea has been intent on getting a nuclear weapon for decades, so the basic premise that Pyongyang would bargain away its program was likely faulty. (more...)
Dem senator to appear with Trump at tax reform rally Dem senator to appear with Trump at tax reform rally
- September 27, 2017

Ahead of President Donald Trump's first visit to IN after being sworn-IN as president, the president met with key lawmakers at the White House Tuesday morning, who will take one of the first swings at tax reform. In his first trip to the Hoosier state since the inauguration Trump is expected to use the speech to put pressure on Democrat Joe Donnelly to support his tax cut plan. (more...)
North Korea says Donald Trump has 'declared war' North Korea says Donald Trump has 'declared war'
- September 27, 2017

US bombers and fighter escorts flew off the coast of North Korea on Saturday and US President Donald Trump took to Twitter with verbal threats as the brinkmanship with Pyongyang intensified. "If we take that option, it will be devastating", Trump said during a joint press conference from the White House Rose Garden with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy . (more...)
More Mississippi students taking AP exams could cut college costs More Mississippi students taking AP exams could cut college costs
- September 27, 2017

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's office, who released the data, said in a statement that the increase demonstrates that more students are tackling and being successful with college-level materials. The AP Capstone Diploma and AP Seminar and Research Certificate are reported to colleges and universities as AP Scholar Awards and appear in Scholar Roster reports. (more...)
Harry Kane says he is not intimidated by Ronaldo and Messi Harry Kane says he is not intimidated by Ronaldo and Messi
- September 27, 2017

In the same period, Messi has 115 in 111 and Ronaldo 108 in 102. But while the comparison of Kane with that trio may be slightly early, the player himself revealed this week that he uses Ronaldo and Messi as motivation to become the best player in the world. (more...)
New US sanctions hit NKorea banks New US sanctions hit NKorea banks
- September 27, 2017

In particular, his recent handling of North Korea has raised concern. The administration also took the additional step of designating 26 people linked to North Korea's financial network. As middle-aged men in both North Korea and the United States continue to wage a war of words, let's hope, as per the Second World War maxim, that carless Twitter talk doesn't end up costing anyone's lives. (more...)
Investigation as bodies of husband and wife found in Rednal and Streetly Investigation as bodies of husband and wife found in Rednal and Streetly
- September 27, 2017

A British man changed his profile picture to an image from his wedding day hours before allegedly killing his wife and himself. Police were called by the ambulance service after a man's body was found at a property in Streetly, West Midllands, at just after midnight on Tuesday. (more...)
AP report: Trump administration plans to slash U.S. refugee admissions AP report: Trump administration plans to slash U.S. refugee admissions
- September 27, 2017

Amnesty International called for the U.S.to accept at least 75,000 refugees in 2018. And while the president did not set the refugee cap as low as Mr. The decision on refugees was the second time this month that Mr. Miller, a champion of the hard-line immigration policies that Mr. Trump made a centerpiece of his campaign, did not succeed in his effort to impose the strictest of policies. (more...)
Kiwis turn to Google: Will Winston Peters go with Labour or National? Kiwis turn to Google: Will Winston Peters go with Labour or National?
- September 27, 2017

It wants to add employment to the central bank's inflation-targeting mandate, which could make monetary policy more stimulatory, and there is some concern about New Zealand First's preference for more central bank intervention in the currency market. (more...)
Venezuela opposition boycotts talks with Maduro government Venezuela opposition boycotts talks with Maduro government
- September 27, 2017

The revised travel ban, which is scheduled to take effect on October 18, now includes Chad, North Korea and Venezuela to the previous list of countries that were in the previous ban, which restricted citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the U.S. (more...)
Trump Adviser Says North Korea Must Accept Inspections before Talks Trump Adviser Says North Korea Must Accept Inspections before Talks
- September 27, 2017

North Korea's top diplomat said Monday that a weekend tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump was a " declaration of war " and North Korea has the right to retaliate by shooting down U.S. Trump has said North Korea's nuclear and ballistics programs "is a grave threat to peace and security in our world, and it is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal rogue regime". (more...)
Cuba requests urgent meeting with United States over embassy attacks Cuba requests urgent meeting with United States over embassy attacks
- September 27, 2017

The meeting will happen at the State Department, and came at the request of the Cubans. Cuban officials have said they are cooperating as fully as they can and have allowed the Federal Bureau of Investigation unprecedented access to investigate the attacks, officials have said. (more...)
N Korea fears attack, beefs up defences of east coast
- September 27, 2017

The revelation comes a day after Ri accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on North Korea , giving his country "the right to shoot down US bombers even if they do not breach our airspace". Another Korea Meteorological Administration official, who also didn't want to be named, said the agency believes it's a low probability that the quake was caused by a tunnel collapse. (more...)
United States imposes sanctions on 8 NK banks, 26 individuals
- September 27, 2017

Trump's comments came after he ignored pleas to tone down anti-Pyongyang rhetoric, accusing the regime of having tortured a captive US student "beyond belief". This EO potentially extends the extraterritorial breadth and reach of United States proscriptive jurisdiction for secondary sanctions enforcement to a level not seen in prior USA sanctions programs, unless the terms "material" and " significant " are defined, and applied, in accordance with their historical applications under OFAC ... (more...)
Sean Hannity Tops Rachel Maddow In First Night Back At 9 PM Sean Hannity Tops Rachel Maddow In First Night Back At 9 PM
- September 27, 2017

On CNN , Anderson Cooper averaged 1.45 million viewers with 470,000 in the demo. For the quarter, Fox News averaged 2.15 million viewers in primetime, down 12% from the same quarter last year, with 436,000 in the demo, down 5% from last year. (more...)
Protest the POLICE not the U.S. flag Protest the POLICE not the U.S. flag
- September 27, 2017

The Republican kicked off his battle with the largest-grossing US professional sports league at a political rally in Alabama on Friday, when he said any protesting player was a " son of a bitch " who should be "fired". "Being for honoring our flag, honoring our national anthem, and honoring the men and women who fought to defend it". "The President is simply stating that pride in our country is a good thing, it's something that we should all celebrate". (more...)
North Korea accuses United States of declaring war, says can take countermeasures North Korea accuses United States of declaring war, says can take countermeasures
- September 27, 2017

North Korea has "every right to take countermeasures ... including to shoot down United States strategic bombers, even when not inside the air space border of our country", Ri said in brief remarks outside his hotel in NY, where he is still attending the U.N. (more...)
N. Korea Warns 'Merciless Preventive Action' Against US
- September 27, 2017

North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test earlier this month, and has reportedly developed missiles capable of reaching the United States mainland. Ri suggested to reporters Friday in NY that the country could conduct an atmospheric hydrogen bomb test to fulfill Kim's vows. South Korea is a democracy, much dependent of foreign trade - and this makes the nuclear option hard to realize. (more...)
US Welcomes Saudi Move to Allow Women to Drive US Welcomes Saudi Move to Allow Women to Drive
- September 27, 2017

The Saudi Ministry of the Interior said the decree means women will be allowed to drive in 10 months. The kingdom, which has a history of oppressive laws against women, made the decision public through a state television address Tuesday. Earlier this year, Saudi Arabia overturned a policy that required a woman to have a male guardian to receive any sort of government service, like acquire a passport, visit a doctor, or get a job outside of the home. (more...)
Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed
- September 27, 2017

His continual references to Kim Jong-un as Little Rocket Man, and his suggestion that the leader and Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho "won't be around much longer" and that the U.S. In a followup tweet, Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey said the company was committed to "increasing our transparency". Twitter promised to add it to its public-facing rules to avoid confusion. (more...)
DEA Chief Chuck Rosenberg Resigns After Criticizing Trump Remarks on Police Conduct DEA Chief Chuck Rosenberg Resigns After Criticizing Trump Remarks on Police Conduct
- September 27, 2017

Officials told the Times that Chuck Rosenberg believes Trump has little respect for the law , despite Trump's claims on the campaign trail of being the "law and order" candidate. Rosenberg responded to the speech by sending an email to all DEA employees, instructing them to treat suspects only with respect. Rosenberg had previously told Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that he wanted no role in the Department of Justice going forward, at DEA or otherwise. (more...)
Newsworthy and of Public Interest - Biz Stone Newsworthy and of Public Interest - Biz Stone
- September 27, 2017

On Monday, North Korea's top diplomat called the tweet a declaration of war . Twitter users questioned why Trump's tweet wasn't taken down. Trump and North Korean government have been engaged in a war of words, with North Korea's foreign minister calling Trump "mentally deranged" and Trump referring to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man". (more...)
QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Drops in Trading Today - Down by 8.90%
- September 27, 2017

Alliancebernstein L.P. boosted its position in QEP Resources by 29.0% during the 1st quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 12,788 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $161,000 after buying an additional 651 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Fresh Del Monte Produce (FDP) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.17
- September 27, 2017

It tells investors how well a company is turning their capital into profits. Understanding the challenges that are involved with creating the flawless portfolio may help the investor ascertain how much time is needed to properly manage the portfolio. (more...)
Parent jailed after driving auto at teacher Parent jailed after driving auto at teacher
- September 27, 2017

A father on a school run in Surrey, UK, has been jailed for ten months for an incident recorded on camera in February in which he could be seen accelerating while a teacher attempted to block his path, flinging the teacher off the vehicle bonnet. (more...)

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