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China announces imposition of oil sanctions on North Korea from Oct 1
- September 23, 2017

Russian Federation and China have both appealed for an end to the escalating rhetoric between Washington and Pyongyang, and Moscow's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov complained that that scrap resembled a "kindergarten fight between children". (more...)
Trump Fires Back at Kim in Insult War: 'Obviously a Madman' Trump Fires Back at Kim in Insult War: 'Obviously a Madman'
- September 23, 2017

Experts say this is the first time a North Korean leader has made a direct address to an worldwide audience - and it merits serious and thorough consideration. As predicted, Kim took Trump's jibes personally and especially chafed at the fact that Trump mocked him in front of 200 presidents, prime ministers, monarchs and diplomats at the United Nations. (more...)
Daredevil raccoon hitches ride on windscreen of a police vehicle Daredevil raccoon hitches ride on windscreen of a police vehicle
- September 23, 2017

The animal stayed on the officer's windshield until he pulled the vehicle over. A police officer in Denver, Colorado was in for a surprise when an unusual hitchhiker came along for a ride. A police officer in Colorado Springs was on his way to a auto crash Wednesday night when, out of nowhere, a raccoon jumped onto the windshield of his patrol vehicle. (more...)
Taiwan Cuts Off Fossil Fuels To North Korea Taiwan Cuts Off Fossil Fuels To North Korea
- September 23, 2017

It would ban exports of liquefied natural gas to the North immediately as well. The sale of natural gas will be prohibited and refined petroleum sales will be capped at 2 million barrels annually. "The brutal North Korea regime does not respect its own citizens, or the sovereignty of other nations". President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un spent the past week trading insults and ratcheting up the already-high tension between the countries. (more...)
New magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes jittery Mexico New magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes jittery Mexico
- September 23, 2017

A quake with a 6.2 magnitude shook southern Mexico on Saturday and was felt in the capital, where seismic alarms sounded, residents ran into the streets and rescuers briefly stopped combing the rubble left by a bigger tremor earlier this week . (more...)
Hurricane Maria stays strong, Lee a Tropical Storm again Hurricane Maria stays strong, Lee a Tropical Storm again
- September 23, 2017

This interactive graphic shows where the six worst Atlantic hurricanes so far this year went and what damage they caused (the seventh, Gert, didn't affect any land). But now that ridge of high pressure is forecast to push to the northwest. From there, we will need to monitor the exact track. As the storm bends more towards the north by the start of the workweek, it's likely it will slow down even more and could stall offshore of North Carolina. (more...)
China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea
- September 23, 2017

USA administration has been exerting pressure on China to tame North Korea through necessary measures. The institute said Africa and the Middle East "together now host over two-thirds of the world's displaced population", adding the number of people displaced past year has "increased significantly" to more than 60 million. (more...)
Trump and Kim call each other mad Trump and Kim call each other mad
- September 23, 2017

Kim's called out what he saw as the "mentally deranged behavior" of the "dotard" Trump . In a horrifying account given to the United Kingdom -based Daily Mirror in Seoul, South Korea , the 26-year-old woman, whose late father was a senior officer in Kim's regime, declared "despite our privilege, we were scared". (more...)
China calls for 'six-party' diplomacy on North Korea China calls for 'six-party' diplomacy on North Korea
- September 23, 2017

Earlier this month, branches of three major banks - Bank of China , China Construction Bank and Agricultural Bank of China - in the border area reportedly suspended transactions for North Koreans. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Friday that North Korea's remarks and behaviour were "absolutely unacceptable" and provocative to regional and worldwide security. (more...)
Pakistan Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile into Arabian Sea from helicopter Pakistan Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile into Arabian Sea from helicopter
- September 23, 2017

Muhammad Zakaullah witnessed the firing demonstration and praised the entire naval fleet. Stressing war preparedness and the professional capabilities of Pakistan, Zakalullah said that the Pakistan Navy will safeguard the sea borders and interests of Pakistan at every cost. (more...)
3.4 magnitude natural disaster detected in North Korea - China quake Networks Center
- September 23, 2017

The area where the quake struck, authorities said was near the nation's known nuclear test site. China said a magnitude 3.4 quake detected in North Korea on Saturday was a "suspected explosion", raising fears the isolated state had conducted another nuclear bomb test just weeks after its last one. (more...)
EU Drafts New Sanctions against N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

Earlier this month, when North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test ever, officials detected a 6.3-magnitude natural disaster, which was followed by a 4.1-magnitude quake - caused by the collapse of a tunnel at the mountainous site. (more...)
Pakistan underlines no role for India in Afghanistan Pakistan underlines no role for India in Afghanistan
- September 23, 2017

Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said in his address at the UN General Assembly that safe havens of the Taliban does not exist in Pakistan, but in Afghanistan. Gambhir further charged that Pakistan was now speaking of the high cost of its terror industry. India today tore into Pakistan saying the neighbouring country has become "Terroristan", with a flourishing industry producing and exporting global terrorism. (more...)
Kim vows to make Trump 'pay dearly' for threatening N Korea: KCNA Kim vows to make Trump 'pay dearly' for threatening N Korea: KCNA
- September 23, 2017

Trump signed the executive order two days after he warned North Korea of "total destruction" if its leader Kim Jong-Un, whom he mockingly described as a " Rocket Man ", continued with his provocative behaviour. The U.S. just slapped new economic sanctions on North Korea on Thursday. "Morning Joe" host Mika Brzezinski ripped President Donald Trump for his tweet Friday calling Kim Jong Un a "madman", saying "you are not a child". (more...)
North Korea: "Mental gangster Trump is playing with fire"
- September 23, 2017

North Korea, earlier this month, had detonated a powerful hydrogen bomb at its Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the north-east of the country. The war of words between Kim and Trump escalated on Friday as the regime's Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho hinted that North Korea may explode a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean in response to the US President's threat. (more...)
North Korea threatens H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean North Korea threatens H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean
- September 23, 2017

President Donald Trump's threat to destroy the North. In their statements , Trump and Kim combined insults with threats. "He is surely a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire, rather than a politician". " We are quite challenged but our diplomatic efforts continue unabated ", he said, adding that the "strongest economic sanctions ever" placed against the country were still being tested. (more...)
Donald Trump brands Kim Jong Un a 'madman' Donald Trump brands Kim Jong Un a 'madman'
- September 23, 2017

Earlier this month, North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test to date, drawing stiffer United Nations sanctions . "Tolerance for this disgraceful practice must end now". The executive order Trump inked just ahead of the lunch enhances Treasury Department authorities to target individuals who provide goods, services or technology to North Korea, Trump said. (more...)
Brexit transition period to last two years: British PM
- September 23, 2017

She is likely to commit Britain to continue paying into the European Union budget in return for continued access to its tariff-free market for a limited period, according to multiple British media reports . and Canada. She said stakeholders should not "start from the false premise there is no pre-existing regulatory relationship between us". "We would want to make an ongoing contribution to pay our fair share of the costs involved", she added. (more...)
Tremor Detected from Area near N. Korean Nuclear Site
- September 23, 2017

The United Nations agreed fresh sanctions - including the textiles and petroleum restrictions - in response. North Korea in past months has been stepping up the aggressiveness of its nuclear and missile tests. In a statement on Friday, Kim responded by calling the U.S. head of state "mentally deranged" and a "dotard" who would " pay dearly " for his comments - triggering Trump to describe him as a "madman". (more...)
China to limit oil exports to North Korea China to limit oil exports to North Korea
- September 23, 2017

He added: "Of course, it's going to take months for the impact of these sanctions to be felt, but certainly banning imports of North Korea textiles will hurt the regime because textiles provides what the regime really needs most right now, which is hard currency". (more...)
In Defiance to US, Iran Unveils New Missile During Parade In Defiance to US, Iran Unveils New Missile During Parade
- September 23, 2017

Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities and not seek any country's permission, President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday rejecting demands from U.S. Rouhani once again reiterated Iran's full commitment to the landmark 2015 nuclear accord with six world powers, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). (more...)
Cuomo, Velázquez head to Puerto Rico to aid in hurricane recovery
- September 23, 2017

Teams will conduct damage assessments of the island's generation, transmission and distribution system, the governor's office said, prioritizing restoration and rebuilding work and coordinating works between NY and Puerto Rico-based utilities as well as federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency and Department of Energy. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen corrects Ivanka Trump Chrissy Teigen corrects Ivanka Trump
- September 23, 2017

Writer Meg Zukin caught the eye of Teigen, as she shared a snap of herself holding five. Within 10 minutes Chrissy had enough banana submissions for her bread and closed the search. He responded: "Yes and I approve. My dog is brown and I can dress is in a banana costume.". The request sounded so absurd that she had to assure people she was not kidding. (more...)
Mattis: Diplomacy still leads in effort to denuclearize N. Korea Mattis: Diplomacy still leads in effort to denuclearize N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

When asked whether it was possible that such nukes might be deployed to the Korean Peninsula, Mattis said the two sides had " discussed the option ", but declined to elaborate. Amid calls for the United States and Japan to shoot down such missiles, Mattis said there was no need to do so because they were not a direct threat. (more...)
Ex-Leicester boss Pearson happy with OH Leuven chance Ex-Leicester boss Pearson happy with OH Leuven chance
- September 23, 2017

Speaking, per the BBC , about Pearson's reappointment under King Power International, Chief Executive Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha said: "Nigel is an incredibly good manager with a wealth of knowledge, good people skills and a strong winner's mentality". (more...)
Drunk man reportedly forced 8-year-old to chauffer him around Drunk man reportedly forced 8-year-old to chauffer him around
- September 23, 2017

The caller told dispatchers there was a small child operating the vehicle, according to the complaint. Darlington Police say Kevin Cook forced the girl into his auto on September 3rd and told her to drive toward Ohio. Arriving officers said Cook was so drunk that he couldn't finish a sobriety test. A woman there said Cook regrets what happened, and said the 8-year-old is a relative of his girlfriend. (more...)
Kenya's Supreme Court criticises IEBC electoral commission Kenya's Supreme Court criticises IEBC electoral commission
- September 23, 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court on Wednesday criticised the election board for failing to verify official results of last month's presidential election before announcing them but stopped short of saying there was rigging. "No accountability, no election", Wetangula said. "The (board) can not therefore be said to have verified the results", she said. In 2013, the Supreme Court dismissed his petition. (more...)
Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN)
- September 23, 2017

Wall Street is only getting more bearish on the stock, with 2 of analysts who cover WIN having a buy-equivalent rating. The company was downgraded on Friday, August 5 by Raymond James. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. (NASDAQ:WIN) rating on Tuesday, August 8. (more...)
Church calendar for Saturday, Sept. 23 Church calendar for Saturday, Sept. 23
- September 23, 2017

Sunday service. The guest speaker will be Bro. The Men's Day service is at 4 p.m.at the Emery Mack Varrie I campus, 395 Jakway Ave. Pastor Tommy Smith of Devout Praise will be the guest speaker . The church is located at 380 Indian Creek Road, Huntsville. The theme is "Created to Serve". David Riggs will be the speaker for the His Hands Extended Devotional at Garden Plaza, 3500 Keith St., on Wednesday at 7 a.m. (more...)
3.4 magnitude natural disaster possibly triggered by nuclear test hits North Korea 3.4 magnitude natural disaster possibly triggered by nuclear test hits North Korea
- September 23, 2017

Kim and Trump have been trading insults this week amid mounting tension between the USA and North Korea. In a statement, the administration said that the quake was recorded at a depth of zero kilometres at around 8:30 am GMT close to North Korea's nuclear test site. (more...)

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