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'Madman' NKorea Leader 'Will Be Tested Like Never Before!' 'Madman' NKorea Leader 'Will Be Tested Like Never Before!'
- September 24, 2017

Robin Rand, commander of the Air Force's Global Strike Command, told reporters at an Air Force conference in Washington on Monday . The North accuses the United States, which has 28,500 troops in South Korea, of planning to invade and regularly threatens to destroy it and its Asian allies. (more...)
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un swap insults, war threats
- September 24, 2017

Although official communications from North Korea are normally filled with bellicose remarks and often met with skepticism, the country's latest one appeared to take on a more overt personal tone, according to North Korean experts . The leader of North Korea has introduced a lot of people to an interesting new word. It was the first time that a North Korean leader has issued such a direct statement against a USA president, dramatically escalating the war of words between the former ... (more...)
Saudi cleric says female brains a quarter the size of men's Saudi cleric says female brains a quarter the size of men's
- September 24, 2017

Women in the kingdom are also bound by law to wear long robes and a headscarf and require the consent of a male guardian for most legal actions. "Would it give him a licence or not?" Al-Hijri went on to say that women have only "a quarter of a mind" therefore they can not make decisions involved while being behind the wheel. (more...)
Peace loving refugees, allow us to stay: Rohingyas to Supreme Court Peace loving refugees, allow us to stay: Rohingyas to Supreme Court
- September 24, 2017

No Rohingya has got asylum in India, nor has anyone applied for it. Bangladesh's prime minister on Thursday proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya refugees who are fleeing a military crackdown to seek refuge in her country. (more...)
Rouhani defends Iran nuclear deal at United Nations against 'rogue newcomers'
- September 24, 2017

Trump said. Trump must decide by 15 October whether to certify that Iran is complying with the pact. The remarks followed a day in which country after country reaffirmed its support for the nuclear deal before the U.N. Rouhani said Iran's 10-year agreement to purchase fuel for its nuclear reactor at Bushehr is coming to an end and it may want to produce its own enriched uranium for fuel, but "never, ever, at all nuclear weapons". (more...)
Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Mexico
- September 24, 2017

The epicenter of the quake was located 30 miles southwest of the city of Puebla de Zaragoza, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center. It was one of many searches underway at buildings that collapsed in the region after Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 quake, the country's second major temblor in less than two weeks. (more...)
John McCain 'never had any intention' of backing latest health care bill John McCain 'never had any intention' of backing latest health care bill
- September 24, 2017

This complicated passage in the 100-member Senate, where Republicans hold 52 seats and Democrats are unanimously opposed to repeal-and-replace measures. LePage cited a study from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that said ME would gain 44 percent more in funding by 2026 under the proposal by Republican Sens. (more...)
Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims Russia's Lavrov again scoff at interference claims
- September 24, 2017

The foreign minister spoke to the UN General Assembly two days after US President Donald Trump threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if it launches attacks on his country or its allies. Lavrov asserted that U.N. Security Council resolutions reached unanimously contain not only sanctions provisions, but obligations to engage in a political process. (more...)
Oregon Unveils All-White Uniforms For Arizona State Game Oregon Unveils All-White Uniforms For Arizona State Game
- September 24, 2017

Furthermore, Oregon only put up 49 points in their last game, which was also on the road. The Wildcats return home to host Washington State on Saturday at 6 p.m. Heading into this weekend's contest, the Ducks have posted a 2-1 record against the spread. The 3-0 Oregon Ducks can not afford a loss this evening. (more...)
US to put more sanctions on N. Korea US to put more sanctions on N. Korea
- September 24, 2017

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho was asked what Kim might do and said Pyongyang could consider a hydrogen bomb test on the Pacific Ocean of an unprecedented scale, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported . Trump did not mention North Korea's oil trade. Mr Trump's executive order expanded the Treasury Department's ability to target anyone conducting significant trade in goods, services or technology with North Korea , and to ban them from interacting with the United ... (more...)
Nuclear weapons will not bring security for North Korea: Tillerson Nuclear weapons will not bring security for North Korea: Tillerson
- September 24, 2017

The US Geological Survey said it could not conclusively confirm whether the quake, which it measured at magnitude 3.5, was man-made or natural. The epicentre is roughly the same as that of a previous shallow natural disaster on September 3, which turned out to be caused by a North Korean nuclear test, the official Xinhua news agency said. (more...)
Russian Federation rejects reopening Iran deal talks Russian Federation rejects reopening Iran deal talks
- September 24, 2017

Russia's top diplomat said he can't believe this because "first and foremost the United States has all the information leaking all the time". Adding more to the tension, North Korea is reportedly developing a nuclear-powered submarine. Russia's foreign minister is echoing that, saying there is no alternative to diplomacy. The EO will give the U.S. Treasury Department additional powers to target the complicated trade networks often used by the North to buy and sell goods overseas. (more...)
ITLOS rules on 4-year-old maritime dispute between Ghana, Ivory Coast ITLOS rules on 4-year-old maritime dispute between Ghana, Ivory Coast
- September 24, 2017

The Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), constituted on 3 December 2014 to delimit the maritime boundary between Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana in the Atlantic Ocean, just rendered its decision this Saturday 23 September 2017. (more...)
North's Ruling Party, Military Hold Rallies Supporting Kim's Statement North's Ruling Party, Military Hold Rallies Supporting Kim's Statement
- September 24, 2017

North Korea is the likely topic of discussion when Trump holds separate talks later Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in (jah-yihn) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (shin-zoh AH'-bay). Treasury Department's ability to target individuals, companies and banks that finance and facilitate trade with North Korea, Trump said. Tensions have risen amid North Korea's continued provocations, including its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3, in defiance of global ... (more...)
Multiple casualties at Westfield Shopping Centre after 'gang acid attack' Multiple casualties at Westfield Shopping Centre after 'gang acid attack'
- September 24, 2017

Scotland Yard said one man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm. Too scared to leave the station I think if I heard right. the guy on the floor had acid thrown at him. At least one person has been arrested after a group of men sprayed the substance at victims in "multiple locations" last night, Sky News UK reports. (more...)
Tehran Friday prayers leader calls Trump anti-Iran remarks as deceptive Tehran Friday prayers leader calls Trump anti-Iran remarks as deceptive
- September 24, 2017

In a statement , the demonstrators also called on all Muslims in the world to boost their unity, confront divisive plots and prevent the killing of innocent people given the ongoing situation in the region and the Muslim world. In a meeting with a clerical assembly on Thursday, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said such comments "do not come from power, but from anger, desperation and weak-mindedness". (more...)
Alabama at Vanderbilt score, highlights
- September 24, 2017

Alabama's first game in Nashville in 10 years brought a healthy majority to the smallest venue in the SEC. During that time, Hurts has 12 total touchdowns running and throwing without a single turnover. Alabama has not allowed 100-yard rusher in 25 straight games. Saturday's game will be the 84 meeting between the two schools. Quarterback Jalen Hurts has been the focal point on offense by leading the team in passing and rushing. (more...)
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...)

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