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Yoda Pictured Next to King Faisal in Saudi Textbook Yoda Pictured Next to King Faisal in Saudi Textbook
- September 24, 2017

And he thought of Yoda . The artist, however, photoshopped the Jedi in with the Saudi king as a tribute to Faisal. He was popular among Saudis. Green is the color of the Saudi flag. Mr. Shehri had shown the work in galleries in Dubai, Houston and Aspen, Colo., he said, prompting conversations with people who did not know much about Saudi Arabia. (more...)
Which country has conducted the most nuclear tests? Which country has conducted the most nuclear tests?
- September 24, 2017

The quake, which South Korea's Meteorological Agency put at magnitude 3.0, was detected 30.4 miles from Kilju in North Hamgyong Province, where North Korea's known Punggye-ri nuclear site is located, the official said. Neither presidents from China nor Russian Federation will be at the United Nations this week. Responding to Mr Trump's address at the United Nations, in which he threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if it attacked the USA or its allies, Kim Jong-un issued a statement ... (more...)
UC Berkeley's 'Free Speech Week' officially canceled UC Berkeley's 'Free Speech Week' officially canceled
- September 24, 2017

I respect their difference of opinion, but I think they're deeply misguided about what kinds of people we are. But Yiannopoulos in a Facebook post that while the student group may have pulled out, "I and my speakers have not". "We will proceed no matter what, in whatever format we can, to realize the promise of Free Speech Week and send a message that conservatives will not be bowed by pressure from academics, the media or anyone else". (more...)
Zarif: US Policy on Iran Deal Signifies Futility of Talks with Washington Zarif: US Policy on Iran Deal Signifies Futility of Talks with Washington
- September 24, 2017

During his speech at the General Assembly on Tuesday, US President Donald Trump said Iran deal was an "embarrassment" to the United States. The Republican president described the JCPOA as "the worst and most one-sided transaction the United States has ever entered into", a characterization he often used during his presidential campaign. (more...)
'Madman' Kim Jong-un Calls Donald Trump 'Mentally Deranged US Dotard' 'Madman' Kim Jong-un Calls Donald Trump 'Mentally Deranged US Dotard'
- September 24, 2017

Experts believe this is the first time a North Korean leader has made a direct address to an worldwide audience. The new sanctions from the Trump administration come two days after Trump told the United Nations that the USA would "totally destroy" North Korea if leader Kim Jong Un does harm to the US or its allies. (more...)
North Korea Could Soon Test Powerful Hydrogen Bomb in Pacific Ocean North Korea Could Soon Test Powerful Hydrogen Bomb in Pacific Ocean
- September 24, 2017

Mr Ri told reporters in NY he did not know Mr Kim's exact thoughts. "If (Trump) meant to scare us with the sound of a dog barking then he is clearly dreaming", said Ri at the United Nations Headquarters in NY. This came with an admission, however, that " I don't really know since it is what Kim Jong Un does ". The daughter of an army colonel, Hee Yeon, 26, lived a privileged life in North Korean capital Pyongyang, where she was exposed to Jong-un's reign of terror. (more...)
UNC men's basketball championship team won't visit White House, cites schedule conflicts UNC men's basketball championship team won't visit White House, cites schedule conflicts
- September 24, 2017

News that the team won't visit the White House comes amid backlash from professional athletes after President Trump earlier Saturday tweeted that National Basketball Association star Stephen Curry was not welcome to visit the White House following the Golden State Warriors' championship victory earlier this year. (more...)
In Mexico quake, villages on edge of capital feel forgotten
- September 24, 2017

It did say, however, that there were indications that an adult might still be trapped at that site. They say it was badly damaged in the 1985 quake and never properly repaired. Perez said he and his wife were rescued from the rubble by neighbors. Across Mexico it killed at least 233 people. The death toll is steadily rising, since rescue efforts and removal of debris continue. (more...)
Ref ruins unbelievable touchdown by Texas A&M's Kellen Mond with bad call Ref ruins unbelievable touchdown by Texas A&M's Kellen Mond with bad call
- September 24, 2017

Texas A&M quarterback Kellen Mond scored on an incredible 90-yard run, but it unfortunately did not count in the official stats. Arkansas wasted no time showing an improved offense, using 7 plays to go 65 yards for the first score of the game, when Austin Allen found Jared Cornelius for a 6 yard touchdown pass. (more...)
Dotard Meaning: Kim Jung Un Calls Donald Trump a 'Dotard'
- September 23, 2017

Trump "insulted me and my country in front of the eyes of the world and made the most ferocious declaration of a war in history", Kim added, according to the official Korean Central News Agency. Trump said that the USA may ultimately left with no choice but to "totally destroy" North Korea . Trump has also called out Hillary Clinton in response to her criticisms of his North Korea policy, accusing her of failing to act as Secretary of State while North Korea developed nuclear ... (more...)
Max Allegri: Lionel Messi simply 'unstoppable' when he has room to operate Max Allegri: Lionel Messi simply 'unstoppable' when he has room to operate
- September 23, 2017

Barca's second arrived thanks to a counter-attack from an Espanyol corner led by Messi and Luis Suarez before Jordi Alba's low cross was swept home at the near post by the Argentine. Lionel Messi netted a brilliant brace as Barcelona helped themselves to a dose of Champions League revenge with a dominant 3-0 Group D win over Juventus . (more...)
3 charged with murder of 36-year-old Durham woman 3 charged with murder of 36-year-old Durham woman
- September 23, 2017

Investigators think the victims, who were all in their late 20s, were involved in a gunfight with each other. Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News App It happened about 9:45 p.m.in the 100 block of E.Umstead Street off of S. (more...)
Comparing NOW Inc. (DNOW) and CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR)
- September 23, 2017

The stock increased 2.00% or $0.16 on September 22, reaching $8.18. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,017,803 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $13,272,000 after acquiring an additional 43,149 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
President Trump Strikes Nerve With North Korea President Trump Strikes Nerve With North Korea
- September 23, 2017

The North Korean leader had attacked Donald Trump days after his speech at the United Nations , in which the USA president said he would "totally destroy" North Korea if the U.S. North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho addresses the 72nd session of the United Nations General assembly at the UN headquarters in NY on September 23, 2017. (more...)
Puerto Rican Dam in Danger of Collapse Puerto Rican Dam in Danger of Collapse
- September 23, 2017

After slamming Puerto Rico , Hurricane Maria is heading for Turks and Caicos as a category 3 storm. Across the United States territory, residents feared power could be out for weeks - or even months. "Today I have no communication with them what so ever", Pacheco said. Her brothers, Marcos Justiniano, Carlos Justiniano and William Justiniano, are in Ponce and her sister, Maria Justiniano, is in Bayamon. (more...)
Michigan Lands Commitment From 4-Star SG Ignas Brazdeikis Michigan Lands Commitment From 4-Star SG Ignas Brazdeikis
- September 23, 2017

Ignas Brazdeikis joins a program that has done a good job of developing wing players during John Beilein's tenure as head coach, with D.J. Wilson being the most recent to develop into an National Basketball Association draft pick. In a post on Twitter, the 6-foot-8, 220-pound Brazdeikis thanked his high school and youth coaches and family for supporting him in his decision. He's the fourth recruit in the class. (more...)
Canada imposes sanctions on Venezuela officials Canada imposes sanctions on Venezuela officials
- September 23, 2017

The Canadian sanctions follow that of the United States and comes after at least 125 people have been killed as Maduro has presided over a deteriorating economy and moved to nearly dictator status. As well as the sanctions on Maduro, the Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami and President of the National Constituent Assembly, Delcy Rodriguez have been added to the list. (more...)
Korea, US, Japan vow 'maximum pressure' on N. Korea Korea, US, Japan vow 'maximum pressure' on N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

Military options available to Trump range from non-lethal actions like a naval blockade aimed at enforcing sanctions to waging cyber attacks and positioning new US weaponry in South Korea, where the United States has 28,500 troops. In response, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said the most pressing task at present was for all parties to enforce the latest United Nations resolutions on North Korea fully rather than "deliberately complicating the issue". (more...)
Tremor detected in North Korea may be another test - China Tremor detected in North Korea may be another test - China
- September 23, 2017

China's quake administration said it was a magnitude 3.4 natural disaster and cited a "suspected explosion". "So as of now, we are categorising this as a natural quake". North Korea says China's ruling Communist Party media outlets are "going under the armpit of the U.S." by criticizing Pyongyang's weapons program. Trump called the North Korean leader a "madman" on Friday, a day after Kim dubbed him a "mentally deranged US dotard". (more...)
North Korea Minister Calls Trump's Threat 'Sound Of Dog Barking' North Korea Minister Calls Trump's Threat 'Sound Of Dog Barking'
- September 23, 2017

The threat from North Korea's nuclear and missile tests has dominated this year's gathering of world leaders, but divisions remain over how to confront Pyongyang. He ended by saying he would "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged USA dotard with fire". On Tuesday, Trump threatened to " totally destroy North Korea " if the United States is forced to defend itself or its allies against Pyongyang. (more...)
Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) Trading Down - Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) Trading Down - Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing
- September 23, 2017

The Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co Llc holds 468,489 shares with $40.57M value, up from 251,919 last quarter. Finally, King Luther Capital Management Corp raised its stake in Salesforce.com by 1.3% during the 1st quarter. Inc (NYSE: CRM ) traded up 0.08% on Friday, reaching $94.94. The rating was initiated by Lake Street on Monday, November 9 with "Buy". Since March 22, 2017, it had 3 buys, and 108 sales for $118.09 million activity. (more...)
U.S. bombers fly off North Korea coast to condemn 'reckless' behavior U.S. bombers fly off North Korea coast to condemn 'reckless' behavior
- September 23, 2017

Trump repeated the epithet at a campaign event in Alabama on Friday, adding that Kim is a " madman out there, shooting rockets all over the place" who "should've been handled a long time ago". Several U.S. bombers and fighter jet escorts flew in global waters off North Korea's coast on Saturday as a display of "resolve" against the nation's "reckless" behavior, the Pentagon announced. (more...)
Hillary: Trump Has Been 'Even Worse Than I Thought He Would Be' Hillary: Trump Has Been 'Even Worse Than I Thought He Would Be'
- September 23, 2017

Hillary Rodham Clinton's What Happened offers a compelling guide to the perplexed. America is fed up with Clinton's lies and hypocrisy, that's what happened . Trump bulled past critics with his determined campaigning and became the Republican nominee, and then, president . Senate leader Mitch McConnell even told Donald Trump during their first meeting that he didn't want to hear any more about draining the swamp. (more...)
China bans supplies of petroleum products to N. Korea China bans supplies of petroleum products to N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

The importing of North Korean textiles has been banned altogether by Beijing in compliance with the UN Security Council (UNSC) resolution, and new shipments are now forbidden. China has announced it will limit oil exports to North Korea under United Nations sanctions over its nuclear and missile development, further reducing support from Pyongyang's last major trading partner, energy supplier and diplomatic ally. (more...)
North Korea bomb would be 'crazy': Joyce North Korea bomb would be 'crazy': Joyce
- September 23, 2017

Trump used his stormy maiden address at the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday to warn the North that Washington would "totally destroy" it if the U.S. Pyongyang says it will not give up on its nuclear deterrence unless Washington ends its hostile policy toward the country and dissolves the US-led United Nations command in South Korea. (more...)
Rajasthan: Alwar police arrests Baba Falahari in sexual assault case Rajasthan: Alwar police arrests Baba Falahari in sexual assault case
- September 23, 2017

It declared him fit following which the falahari baba was arrested. Baba's blood samples were also taken after which he arrested.Police did not seek his custody for questioning and indicated that they have strong evidence of rape against the Baba. (more...)
New Haven police officers wounded while responding to domestic shooting New Haven police officers wounded while responding to domestic shooting
- September 23, 2017

The officers were conscious following the shootings, authorities tell CBS Connecticut . Police believe a male gunman shot the woman at 638 Elm and that the victim tried to escape to 642 Elm. One officer suffered a graze wound on the arm and the other was shot on the arm. The suspect remains inside the house and the SWAT team and hostage negotiators have been called in. (more...)
Man locked in cave after group forgets him Man locked in cave after group forgets him
- September 23, 2017

Indiana University freshman Lukas Cavar , 19, was on a beginner's spelunking trip to Sullivan Cave on Sunday when he ended up getting left behind by the 12 other members of IU's Caving Club . "We had a failure in our leadership to closely follow all these safety procedures", the message states. He licked moisture from the cave's walls to quench his thirst before two club members finally rescued him late Tuesday after learning that the Bloomington native was missing. (more...)
Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly'
- September 23, 2017

North Korea just intimated that it may test a nuclear weapon somewhere above the Pacific Ocean. Ri Yong Ho added that no one knows for sure, and Kim would make any decisions on such a test, which would be viewed as massively provocative by Washington . (more...)
Come & face trial if you're fearless enough: Zardari to Musharraf Come & face trial if you're fearless enough: Zardari to Musharraf
- September 23, 2017

They chanted slogans against Imran, calling him "Mr Niazi", suggesting he visit a psychiatrist. Meanwhile, the participants also criticised General (retd) Musharraf for accusing Zardari of being responsible for the murder of slain party leader Benazir Bhutto. (more...)

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