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Worldwide North Korean Foreign Minister to attend UNGA
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Then again, perhaps the window of opportunity for military action was never open, argues Lyle Goldstein, an associate professor in the Strategic Research Department at the U.S. All that's left to do, Zhao says, is to try to prevent North Korea from proliferating nuclear technology, help it to avoid nuclear accidents, and set up unofficial dialogues to get scholars, if not officials, discussing possible solutions.

Worldwide Red Cross $400 assistance website returns
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Anyone looking to make a donation to relief efforts can do so here on the Red Cross's website. "Money raised will enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from the hurricane and other severe weather events impacting the same nations as Irma - including Hurricane Maria ".

Worldwide Ticking Closer To Midnight: What Will Actually Happen In North Korea
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The Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile, fired from Pyongyang, overflew the territory of northern Japan and landed in waters east of the nation. Mr Trump said "tolerance for this disgraceful practice must end now". Asked for clarification on Thursday on what circumstances might qualify for the " totally destroy " threat, Mr Trump's national security adviser, HR McMaster, told NBC that would be if North Korea attacked the United States or its allies.

Worldwide Conn. Governor Blasts Republican Education Budget as 'Hot Mess'
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The governor says the GOP budget has serious flaws. Malloy has pledged to veto the GOP budget proposal, which passed with several Democratic votes. Republicans also are relying on changes to the state employee pension system after the State Employees Bargaining Agent Coalition, or SEBAC, deal expires in 2027.

Worldwide Watching: Judi Dench, Michael Fabricant, Gina McKee and George Clooney
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The movie Victoria and Abdul is believed to be the most anticipated of the time as it brings a unique concept to us that is based on Queen Victoria. "We are topping the charts after "It". However, she has distinctive roles in both. The role of the queen is played by Dench and Abdul is essayed by Ali.

Worldwide Child Fatally Shoots Herself When Reaching For Candy In Grandmother's Purse
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Zoller shared custody with the girl's mother. Tampa police told the newspaper they are investigating the case, but have no reason to doubt Zoller's version of events. "I was driving to pick her up with her bathing suit in my auto to take her to the splash pads", Shane Zoller said. According to an online obituary , Nelly " loved playing with her puppy, watching Shimmer & Shine, playing at the Splash Pad in Tampa , jumping on the couch and doing her make up".

Worldwide Amazon is opening a massive new office in New York City
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The company said it will be the primary city location for its advertising division, with jobs in finance, sales, marketing and information technology and pay that will average $100,000. Amazon says that the reason it is opening its new office space in NYC has to do with the "great talent" that it has previously found in the area. "We're excited to expand our presence in NY".

Worldwide Marine Corps Expects to Have First Female Infantry Officer
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She is expected to lead a platoon of about 40 infantry Marines in a service that is often seen as the most resistant to full gender integration in the military. In December 2015, the Pentagon declared that no job in the military would be off limits to women purely on account of sex. Only four have made the attempt in the past two years.

Worldwide Trump makes 'deplorable' joke in meeting with South Korean president
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The spokesman added that South Korea maintains its close coordination with the global community for a "thorough" and "complete" implementation of existing sanctions. The ministry said the assistance doesn't include cash and there's "realistically no possibility" that the North could use it to support its military.

Worldwide S. Korea approves $8m in aid to N
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In May, the Moon government announced its move to spur civilian inter-Korean exchanges and assistance, but North Korea has rejected them, citing the South's support of United Nations sanctions. The decision to resume aid is unpopular among many South Koreans. The ministry said the timing of the shipments would be announced at a later date.

Worldwide North Korea Says Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Programme
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The current leader of South Korea, President Moon Jae-in, is ignoring the advice of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan when it comes to humanitarian aid to North Korea . Pyongyang has claimed the measures - including a ban on textiles and a cap on oil supplies - will speed up North Korea's nuclear weapons programme.

Worldwide Myanmar tries to reassure the world over refugee crisis
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Rohingya Muslims are neither accepted as citizens by Myanmar nor its neighbor Bangladesh and live in constant fear following the Indian government's plan to deport 40,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees. Bandarban is a neighbouring district where thousands of Rohingya also have fled. However, aid agencies estimate that there are about 40,000 Rohingya Muslims in the country.

Worldwide South Korea to resume aid to North
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Since its fourth nuclear test a month later, North Korea has conducted two more nuclear tests and flight-tested a slew of new missile systems, including developmental ICBMs that could potentially reach deep into the US mainland when perfected.

Worldwide Arkansas teacher arrested after having sex with at least one teen
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Jessie Goline, otherwise known as Jessie Lorene Goline, is a former Arkansas high school art teacher who is accused of having inappropriate sexual relationships with four students. She believed only one to be younger than 18, but she later found out he was "way younger than what he had told her", the affidavit states. After notifying the superintendent, the school's principal was in the process of notifying the Arkansas Crimes Against Children hotline when Goline came into the office and ...

Worldwide Sonia Gandhi asks PM Modi to pass Women's Reservation Bill
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But, Sonia Gandhi's letter to Modi, reminding him of the 33% reservation for women, is seen as a calculated move by the Congress to raise doubts over the prime minister's stand on rights of women. Sonia Gandhi, in her letter, requested Narendra Modi to make use of the party's majority and get the 21-year-old bill passed. This was affirmed by Bhupendra Yadav, the Centre's member in the Rajya Sabha when he hinted in the negative when asked by reporters whether the Center would consider ...

Worldwide Iraq Launches Offensive to Retake ISIS Bastion Hawija
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Iraqi forces have now forced ISIS out of all its Iraqi territories except Hawija, 300 kilometers north of Baghdad, and several pockets of territory near the border with Syria. Preparations for the offensive have been overshadowed by a dispute between the Arab-led central government in Baghdad and the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government over plans to hold a referendum on Kurdish independence .

Author: 0 Suu Kyi to deliver State of the Union address on Rohingya crisis

She is facing rising criticism after she delivered a speech in Myanmar on Tuesday that did not address allegations of rampant rights abuses by the army against the mostly Muslim Rohingya minority in Rakhine. He had come to India via Bangladesh. Stranded after their villages burned to the ground, many Rohingya Muslims left inside Rakhine are in especially desperate need of aid.

Worldwide Pence presses Myanmar, UN to end Rohingya violence
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He added, "The president desires a peaceful resolution of this confrontation with North Korea and we'll continue to pursue that, but it all begins when the Kim regime announces their willingness to abandon their nuclear and ballistic missiles program and not before".

Worldwide Powerball jackpot victor from NJ sexually assaults girl
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The 49-year-old Quezada faces up to 20 years in prison. Quedaza chose to take the lump sum, leaving him with about $152 million after taxes. At the time of his win, Quezada told CNN the money would not "change his heart". Quedaza was charged with two counts each of first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree sexual assault and one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child, prosecutors said.

Worldwide North Korea Is Pushing Its Limits With The Trump Administration
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Trump is scheduled to address the world body, which he has criticized as weak and incompetent, on Tuesday. To add to the tension, there's now a report North Korea is developing a nuclear-powered submarine. Trump, in a tweet , asserted that long lines for gas were forming in North Korea, and he said that was "too bad". U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says the UN Security Council has run out of options to contain North Korea's nuclear program, adding Washington may have ...