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Some Countries Kick Out Ambassadors From North Korea

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China accounts for about 90 percent of North Korea's trade. Referring to the agreement limiting Iran's nuclear weapons ambitions, he said the deal provides a "cover for the potential construction of a nuclear program". In an indication of his contempt for democracy, he went on to say , "From now on, our security interests will dictate the length and scope of military operations, not arbitrary benchmarks and timetables set up by politicians ". Read More »

Jewish new year begins tonight at sundown

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When is Rosh Hashanah and what time does it start? The first full day of Rosh Hashanah is this Thursday. Hurricane Irma left the congregation of an area synagogue homeless just as the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah begins Wednesday evening. Read More »

Divisive forces ruining India's reputation globally: Rahul

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Referring to the challenges faced by the country, he said 30,000 youngsters were entering job market everyday but only 450 jobs were being created. Highlighting the contribution of NRIs, Rahul said, "The original Congress movement was an NRI movement". Read More »

Trump issues stark threats to North Korea and Iran at UN

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In his speech later, Trump proceeded to belittle North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as " Rocket Man " and threatened to eliminate his regime . President Trump also thanked members of the UN Security Council, specifically China and Russian Federation, for their votes in favor of the toughest ever UN resolution on Pyongyang for its most recent nuclear test. Read More »

Moon Says Disagreements with US Cannot Shake Alliance

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President Moon Jae-in presents UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres with mascots for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics during their meeting in NY on Monday. South Korean President Moon Jae-in holds a telephone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump at his presidential office Cheong Wa Dae, which provided the photo, in Seoul on September 17, 2017. Read More »

Road rage: 21-year-old youth killed for objecting to smoking

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This was when the incident occurred and the two were deliberately hit.While Maninder is under treatment and on a wheelchair with injuries to his legs, his friend Gurpreet Singh succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday. The accused, Rohit Krishna Mahanta, was reportedly drunk. "Hence, we have booked him under sections of murder and attempt to murder, besides others", DCP (south) Ishwar Singh told Indian Express . Read More »

Seoul to offer North Korea $8 million in humanitarian aid

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Karin Hulshof, UNICEF Regional Director for East Asia and the Pacific, issued a statement on Wednesday calling for more humanitarian aid to the DPRK. The move came amid concerns that Seoul's aid may compromise global efforts to pressure Pyongyang to give up its nuclear and missile programs. Read More »

Ambassador Nikki Haley says Trump doesn't want war with North Korea

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He's spurned all pushes by the worldwide community to consider diplomacy with North Korea , and after today it seems even less likely the U.S. and North Korea might end up at the negotiating table. "But we can no longer be taken advantage of or enter into a one-sided deal where the United States gets nothing in return". On Tuesday, Haass tweeted this: "Threats vs. Read More »

Haley: UN Out of Options on North Korea

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Asked him how Rocket Man is doing. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said she was very concerned about North Korea's rapid nuclear buildup. "I'll tell you, George, it worked", she said. "I have an terrible lot of concerns about the administration's positions and everything the administration has done foreign policy-wise", added Rep. Read More »

SEC: Hackers broke into corporate filing system

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The hackers exploited a software glitch in the test filing component of the system to gain access to non-public information, the agency said. The statement said the software was patched quickly after the hack was uncovered in 2016, although the possibility that some may have used it to make illegal profits was only discovered last month. Read More »

Earnings Analysis Of Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.25 on September 15, reaching $42.39. WABCO Holdings Inc. (WBC) has risen 17.28% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Daiwa Sb Invests invested in 1,490 shares. First Dallas Securities owns 5,950 shares for 0.47% of their portfolio. Eagle Ridge Invest Mgmt accumulated 2,160 shares. Read More »

Magnitude 6.1 natural disaster strikes off the coast of Japan

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The Japan Meteorological Agency now has no tsunami warnings or advisories in affect, nor does the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. A similar but stronger quake in 2011 killed four people and injured 10 more when landslides occurred and fires broke out as a result. Read More »

Trump says he's made Iran deal decision, but won't share it yet

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Trump had implied time was running out for the deal between Iran and Western powers, describing it as among the "worst and most one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered into". News reports that Trump will put the responsibility of saving the deal on the Republican-controlled Congress. Most particularly, Rouhani warned that if Trump walks away from the deal, it will undermine United States credibility on the world stage. Read More »

Auckland, New Zealand ops disrupted over fuel shortages

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Airline networks are beginning to stabilise in response to jet fuel rationing at Auckland Airport and passengers can expect fewer cancellations in coming days, an industry spokesman says. That's in addition to assistance from the Defence Force in delivering fuel around the country and a call for civil servants to delay non-essential flights. Read More »

Local woman wins biggest jackpot in state history

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The winning numbers in Saturday's drawing were 17, 18, 24, 25 and 31 and the Powerball was 24. Her numbers were comprised of "birthday numbers". She checked the numbers on her computer and then ran out to her auto to check the ticket. "As soon as I walked in her house, I saw the lottery page open, I saw the ticket sitting there, and all I had to say was 'Was it you?'" Carrie told 9News. Read More »

Rohingya exodus result of Myanmar's military operations

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Suu Kyi also defended her country from global criticism and said " more than half" of Rohingya villages were not affected by the violence and invited diplomats and foreign observers to visit them to see "why they are still there when they are surrounded by a state of turmoil" as she addresses the nation on Rakhine issue. Read More »

Dense fog possible for some areas in central Pa. on Wednesday

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There also may be some patchy fog inland and northern zones late tonight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. High near 60. Southwest wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. The forecast calls for a high of 86 on Wednesday and a high of 85 on Friday , the first official day of fall. Read More »

France's Macron says mistake to pull out of Iran nuclear deal

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Abe voiced support for the USA stance that "all options are on the table" and echoed the Trump administration's position that aid-for-disarmament negotiations with Pyongyang in the past two decades have failed. "But as those promises flowed, millions of jobs vanished and thousands of factories disappeared". On Monday, the president kicked off his week of diplomacy with a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, where he promised the leader that there was a "good chance" for ... Read More »

You Can Stop a Forced iPhone X Face ID Unlock

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This is the biggest launch from Apple since its first device came out. Because the iPhone X has a more complex front facing camera that Apple is calling a TrueDepth camera (as opposed to a FaceTime HD camera on the iPhone 8's ), it's also the only iPhone that offers the really cool Portrait Mode and Portrait Lighting on the front facing (selfie) camera. Read More »

Israel shoots down drone over northern border

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One Patriot missile intercepted the drone in the demilitarized zone between Israel and Syria on the Golan Heights, the IDF said. He noted that the drone was collecting intelligence , and at no point did it breach Israeli airspace. BISLACH AIR BASE, Israel-Israel and the United States inaugurated the first American military base on Israeli soil September 18, which will serve dozens of soldiers operating a missile defense system. Read More »

Pakistan summons Swiss envoy over anti-Pakistan posters

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Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani censured the Foreign Office, calling for expulsion of the Swiss ambassador after Berne refused to take action over anti-Pakistan activities by an outlawed group. "The Foreign Office should ask the Swiss ambassador to leave the country". Separately, the chair referred to the whole house the issue of breach of privilege arising out of an allegedly wrong reply to the question about implementation of the recommendations of inquiry board held past year in malpractices ... Read More »

CBA offloads life insurance for $3.8bn

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CBA chief executive Ian Narev said Ms Spring had led the wealth management team "through challenging and changing times for the industry overall, and for CBA specifically". Ms Spring will be replaced on the bank's executive committee by chief financial officer for global financial services Michael Venter, who will assume the new role of CFO, wealth management. Read More »

Time for talks with North Korea over: Japan

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is not attending the General Assembly, told a German broadcaster that she "clearly" disagrees with Trump's threat Tuesday to destroy North Korea if the U.S.is forced to defend itself or its allies. At the United Nations, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven also voiced concern over Trump's bellicose tone and urged dialogue in tandem with the sanctions. Read More »

Britain, Saudi Arabia Sign Military Cooperation Deal

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Earlier on Tuesday, Sheikh Tamim criticised the countries behind the blockade on Qatar in his address to the UN General Assembly. Snap was advised by Saudi Arabian authorities that Al Jazeera's Discover publisher channel violates local laws with other forms of the Qatari news service already unavailable in the country. Read More »

Mystikal indicted on rape and kidnapping charges

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Evidence collected from the scene matched the rapper and a certain 26-year-old called Averweone Holman . Warrants were secured for Mystikal and Holman for one count each of First Degree Rape. Bond for Wafford was set at $500,000. He was taken into custody and booked for first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping. The Shreveport Police are also looking for Tenichia Wafford , 42, of Harker Heights, Texas, who allegedly urged the victim to drop the charges against Mystikal and ... Read More »