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Putin rails at 'boorish' United States over closure of diplomatic mission

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Warning against imposing tougher sanctions on North Korea , Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that such steps would be "useless and inefficient". Sunday's test , North Korea's first since Mr Trump took office, was a "perfect success" and confirmed the precision and technology of the bomb, the regime said. Read More »

Putin, Moon urge swift end to North Korea crisis

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North Korea on Wednesday insisted that it will maintain its nuclear program even if additional sanctions from the worldwide community are imposed on the regime, media reports said . South Korea said it fired a volley of ballistic missiles on Monday to simulate an attack on the North's nuclear test site, followed yesterday by major live-fire drills at sea. Read More »

Dispute over tougher sanctions on North Korea deepens

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Russian President Vladimir Putin slammed the U.S. Tuesday over its treatment of the Russian diplomatic mission in the country. The leaders of Russian Federation and South Korea have condemned North Korea over its latest nuclear test, but still appear far apart on the issue of stepping up sanctions against Pyongyang . Read More »

Help 'tame' N Korea, Moon begs

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South Korea has carried out military exercises overnight - as it's reported the North is preparing more missile launches. Speaking after USA officials ordered Russia to vacate diplomatic premises in several American cities, Putin said he would order the Russian foreign ministry to take legal action over alleged violations of Russia's property rights. Read More »

Lies Jeff Sessions Blatantly Told While Repealing The DACA Program

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The open letter points out that the DACA program has been successful. The Obama-era policy protects about 800,000 undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children . Earlier in the day, Trump indicated he might have a chance of heart if Congress fails to act. The president has provided a six-month grace period in which Congress can approve a replacement. Read More »

North Korea Makes A Nuclear 'Gift ' Threat As Trump And Turnbull Talk

From the Oval Office in the White House, Mr Trump spoke with Mr Turnbull in Canberra, with the call lasting about 30 minutes on Wednesday AEST. Trump also reaffirmed his commitment to defending the homeland, territories, and allies of the United States, using all available diplomatic and military capabilities, said the statement. Read More »

North Korea Not a Nuclear Power, Says Putin

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But the U.S. refused to back down, saying the eviction of the Russian diplomats was a response to enforced staff cuts to the United States mission in Russia ordered by Mr Putin in July. The pair spoke for about 30 minutes about threats to national and worldwide security, with North Korea dominating the conversation. He said: "I believe the situation may enter an uncontrollable state if the North does not halt its provocations". Read More »

Apple, Google & other tech companies urge Trump not to deport 'the Dreamers'

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It also makes those covered, so-called Dreamers, eligible for work permits. But business leaders say the Dreamers make important economic contributions and that ending the program will hit economic growth and tax revenue. Over 200,000 of them live in California, while 100,000 are in Texas, which is struggling to recover from Hurricane Harvey. New York, Illinois and Florida also have large numbers. Read More »

Pakistani envoys moot: Asif seeks suggestions on how to deal with US

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He also insisted on the need to highlight continuing human rights violations in Indian occupied Kashmir on all available global platforms. In his message, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said: "We can only defeat our enemies through strict adherence to the cardinal principles of unity, faith and discipline laid down by the Father of the Nation (Mohammad Ali Jinnah)". Read More »

In North Dakota, Trump finds Democrat willing to explore tax plan

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This time, Trump will head to North Dakota to give a speech on the plan. Trump is to speak in Mandan about tax reform. Trump will be greeted at the Bismarck Municipal Airport by Gov. Also joining the president will be Republican Sen. Tom Campbell, has already launched an aggressive advertising campaign. When President Donald Trump staged his first event to promote his tax reform proposal in Missouri last week, he attacked that state's Democratic senator, Claire McCaskill. Read More »

UK PM May urges parliament to back her EU repeal bill

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At present, discussions are limited to week-long talks between Davis' team and the European Union team led by chief negotiator Michel Barnier every month. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said the country refused to be blackmailed into doing a financial deal to open discussions on trade. "We are reaching the stage of negotiations where fantasy meets brutal reality", said Sir Keir. Read More »

Feeding pigs and fretting over FedEx — Madonna in Portugal

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I'm glad that the 59-year-old is ready to get back in the studio and show these bitches that she's still the boss. "It's time to conquer the world from a different vantage point", she wrote in the caption. Her last short film was released in 2013 and called "Secret Project Revolution". After her " Rebel Heart Tour" back in 2016, Madonna made a decision to take a well-deserved holiday to focus on her recently expanded family. Read More »

Jay-Z's Fans Sings Happy Birthday To Beyonce

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The singer shared images of her friends paying the ultimate tribute , decked out as Mrs Carter from the Formation video clip. They are each wearing black hats that hang over their eyes, matching chunky silver necklaces, and variations of black long sleeve tops. Read More »

North Korea Sanctions Debate Heats Up

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But he stopped short of expressing support for imposing more United Nations sanctions on North Korea , and said Russian Federation viewed them as "useless and ineffective". Russian President Vladimir Putin called on North and South Korea to decrease the tensions in the region during a conference in China Tuesday morning. Read More »

Flooded by Harvey, I-10 finally reopens at Texas-Louisiana state line

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The White House sent Republican leaders a request on Friday for $14.5 billion as a downpayment, and $7.8 billion in immediate aide, which would be followed up with another $6.7 billion. He shook hands and posed for photos and was heard asking one man about his military service. "We have a long way to go, but the water is disappearing", Mr. Read More »

Amazon set to open distribution center on Staten Island

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The New York center marks one of 21 new USA warehouses announced so far this year that will employ more than 25,000 people. Amazon plans to open a almost 1 million square-foot fulfillment center inside a Staten Island industrial park, officials said. Read More »

Netanyahu tells Red Cross chief of unbelievable Hamas 'cruelty'

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Netanyahu told the ICRC president that he has come at a time when Israel is concerned about the unbelievable cruelty as the bodies of its slain soldiers are kept hidden, and even information about them is not divulged; and - no less important - innocent, defenseless civilians are being held in Gaza. Read More »

Naveen downplays BJP's 'Mission 120' in Odisha

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If today Sonia Gandhi decide she no longer wanted to stay President (of the Congress ) is there any confusion on who would succeed her. I am the national president of BJP now. "When the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government came to power the GDP was at 4.4%". He took it down and left it at 4.4%. It re-elected the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government for the fourth time in a row and sent as many as 20 BJD MPs to the Lok Sabha. Read More »

Russia's 'surprising' request for United Nations peacekeepers

Ukraine is ready to work on the deployment of a UN-led peacekeeping operation on the territory of the state in line with an official address made by President Petro Poroshenko to the UN secretary general and the head of the UN Security Council in March 2015. Read More »

Gov't assures public safety amid North Korea nuclear test

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Defense Secretary James Mattis warned North Korea that any threat to the United States would be met with a massive and overwhelming military response. Speaking on the steps of the White House, General James Mattis said Kim should remember the U.S. is capable the "total annihilation" of North Korea. Read More »

Two receive minor injuries in Norton Correctional Facility disturbance

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Two staff members suffered minor injuries in the riot, but did not require medical attention. Local law enforcement and the Norton Fire Department responded. As of Tuesday, 17 of its 196 uniformed-officer positions were open, or 8.7 percent. The previous peak was 328 reports in June 2016, and last year the prison averaged 209 a month, compared to 245 per month from January through August of this year. Read More »

Entercom's "I'm Listening" Campaign

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Over the past seven years, suicide has not been listed among the top 10 killers in the nation, Lee said. For every suicide, there are 25 attempts. Misconception: Suicide attempts are really just about people feeling sad and hopeless. Historical risk factors may include family history of suicide , child abuse, or previous suicide attempts. "A caring, compassionate person at a hard time can help turn things around", notes CASP. Read More »

Miami cancels A-State game over Hurricane Irma threat

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Arkansas State athletic director Terry Mohajir said his team offered several options to Miami, including moving the game to Friday night. Miami, which opened the season with a 41-13 win over Bethune-Cookman, is next scheduled to play at Florida State on September 16. Read More »

High Court to hand down SSM survey ruling

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Opponents have claimed that the survey does not fall under the powers of the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which has been hired to conduct the poll. If the result was "no" then no vote would be held in parliament. For the past two days the full bench of the High Court has heard two challenges to the Federal Government's controversial and non-binding survey on changing the Marriage Act to recognise same-sex marriages. Read More »

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'I oppose abortion, even in cases of rape'

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He said the divisive European Union referendum campaign, the failure of the general election and the "yearning" for clarity and authenticity after seven years in Government were all at play. He voted against decriminalising abortion in 2017. Memes such as those dedicated to his domestic life - "show me a more iconic family". Corbyn was laughed off when he become Labour leader as his views were "far left and unelectable". Read More »

Low pressure in gulf could become tropical depression

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Tropical Depression 13 formed Tuesday evening, according to the National Hurricane Center. As of 10 a.m. Wednesday, Irma was a major Cat. The eye passed over St. The storm has the potential to become a category 2 storm later this week. On Wednesday, Katia and Jose upgraded to hurricane status, joining Irma, a Category 5 storm with 185-mph winds. Read More »