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Worldwide German U-boat Wreck: Belgium WWI Find Is Well Preserved
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State Secretary for the North Sea Philippe De Backer said on Twitter that it was important to pay respect to the deceased and added he would seek heritage site recognition for the vessel. However, one unconfirmed report in the Belgian media has stated the wreck is close to the port of Ostende. "We need to see what we can do". Roughly 18 U-boats were stationed with the Flanders Flotilla in Bruges between 1915 and 1918.

Worldwide City Council speaker among those arrested in DACA protest outside Trump Tower
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The offices of Reps. Those arrested also included New York City Council President Melissa Mark-Viverito, who is Puerto Rican and widely considered among New York political observers to be a future mayoral or congressional candidate. The first permits under that program are set to expire in less than six months. Democrats are advocating for the Dream Act, a bill from Sens. Republicans have expressed reservations about the path to citizenship in that bill, and are insisting any fix include ...

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McMaster said "Rocket Man" was "a new one and I think maybe for the president". The U.N. Security Council has voted unanimously twice in recent weeks to tighten economic sanctions on North Korea, including targeting shipments of oil and other fuel used in missile testing.

Worldwide Trump's Russia Ambassador Nominee: 'No Question' Of Election Interference
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In June he called it "a big Dem HOAX!" and later said "it could well have been other countries" that hacked the Democratic National Committee. When asked by Sen. Former Gov. Jon Huntsman (R-UT) testifies before a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his nomination to be ambassador to Russian Federation on Capitol Hill in Washington , U.S., September 19, 2017.

Worldwide No incident of riots in last six months in UP: Yogi Adityanath
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He addressed a group of media persons at the Lok Bhawan in Lucknow and listed out his achievements and schemes. He added that the public debt of Uttar Pradesh had also increased, almost two-and-a-half times, from Rs 1,34,9156 crore in March 2007 to Rs 3,74,775 crore in March 2017.

Worldwide Trump reaching agreements with Democrats to advance plans
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The fluidity of the discussions illustrates how President Donald Trump has sought to reframe the tax discussions as a way to help businesses and the middle class and not the wealthiest Americans. While some deficit spending could be justified for initiatives that would stimulate the economy, such as a substantial investment in infrastructure, there is no reason to add to the deficit for tax cuts to fulfill a campaign promise.

Worldwide Woman Accuses Hobby Lobby Of Selling Offensive Decor
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Silvia Brown commented, "Really is this person serious?" To be clear, the same could be said about peanuts and tobacco - but I don't want to give the perpetually offended crowd any ideas. "Are you serious. Breathing my air is offensive". Hobby Lobby - the national arts and crafts chain - is embroiled in a raging controversy over whether cotton is racist .

Worldwide How's This For Warm? Binyamin Netanyahu Meets Egyptian President al-Sisi
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Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met publicly for the first time in NY, where both leaders were attending the UN General Assembly . Al-Sisi pointed out the efforts Egypt exert in order to resume talks between Palestine and Israel and to reach an inclusive and fair solution to the conflict.

Worldwide Russian war games helicopter fires on civilian cars
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A Russian website posted a video it said showed an errant rocket from a helicopter hitting close to at least two people watching the joint Russian-Belarusian exercise Zapad 2017, prompting statements from the military that left it unclear when the incident occurred and whether anyone was badly injured.

Worldwide Trump warns Venezuela is 'collapsing'
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Trump said in his speech at United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. "The Venezuelan people are starving and their country is collapsing", Trump said . Maduro, Trump argued, had destroyed the representative democracy in the country as well as its economic future. Brazil, Colombia, Panama and Peru are among the signatories, along with Argentina, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Paraguay.

Worldwide Attorneys General want health insurers to review policies in opioid fight
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The information will help the 41-member multi-state group to evaluate if manufacturers and distributors are engaged in unlawful practices in the marketing, sale and distribution of opioids. The Centers for Disease Control estimates that prescriptions for opioids in SC roughly exceed the total state population. Endo International said its policy is "not to comment on current litigation or investigations".

Worldwide Over 30000 still without power in Manatee, Sarasota counties
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Most customers have had their power restored . "We do appreciate the effort FPL made in being here in full force all week", Deputy Town Manager Jay Boodheshwar said . Those numbers should rise as more property owners file claims in the weeks ahead. Real estate researcher CoreLogic estimates flood and wind damage from Irma will run $42.5 billion to $65 billion.

Worldwide Luther Strange Receives Endorsement from Fellow Senator Ahead of Election
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The Alabama primary reaches its final full court press this week as appointed incumbent Senator Luther Strange will go head-to-head in a run off against former Alabama federal judge Roy Moore . The conservative enclave on the northern edge of the state falls within the boundaries of Alabama's 5th Congressional District, which is represented by Brooks.

Worldwide PM Abbasi arrives in NY for UNGA
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Pakistan Ambassador to the UN Dr Maleeha Lodhi talking to Pakistani journalists here on Sunday said the Pence-Abbasi talks are likely to take place on Tuesday. The Pakistani Prime Minister further added that he does not all the details but confirmed that the vehicle was parked in an embassy compound before it was detonated on 31 May.

Worldwide Trump threatens at the United Nations to 'totally destroy' North Korea
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Administration officials said Trump's General Assembly message is meant to be deeply philosophical, building on the president's remarks earlier this year in Poland and Saudi Arabia on the theme of "principled realism". Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinDems call for action against Cassidy-Graham ObamaCare repeal Feinstein pushes back on Trump's N. Korea policy Feinstein on reelection bid: "We will see" MORE (D-Calif.).

Worldwide German far-right party calls for Merkel to be punished
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The latest ARD-DeutschlandTrend poll gives the SPD 20 percent. Merkel's conservative CDU/CSU bloc holds a solid poll lead, but looks set to miss an absolute majority that would allow it to rule alone. Instead of energetic optimism, the mood towards Schulz in Braunschweig hangs somewhere between respect, apathy and pity. He said both China and Germany quickly recognised that Trump was scoring one own-goal after another with his isolationist "America First" agenda, creating openings ...

Worldwide Florida Keys Residents Asked To Be Self-Sufficient During Irma Cleanup
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The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation has already reported nearly $2 billion of insurance claims filed from hurricane Irma , with more than 335,000 claims filed and just 4.5% closed to date. "I'll certainly keep everyone updated on this progress, promise", he said in his Facebook post. Despite the recent good news, 21 neighborhoods between Key West and Marathon received such extensive damage that they will be blocked to everyone other than residents with proof of identification, police ...