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Worldwide Kim hits back at Trump as U.S. ramps up North Korea sanctions
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The US president unveiled the new measures as he met with the leaders of allies Japan and South Korea, even as key worldwide players China and Russian Federation voiced unease with his more aggressive approach. General Assembly what the countermeasure would be, said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. In a separate report, KCNA made a rare criticism of official Chinese media, saying their comments on the North's nuclear programme had damaged ties and suggested ...

Worldwide 4 storylines to watch for in Germany's upcoming election
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The German election comes a month before the next ECB policy meeting on 26 October when the central bank will discuss a reduction in QE purchases next year, both because it is running out of eligible bonds to buy and because earlier deflation fears have now virtually disappeared.

Worldwide Melania holds first event in garden planted by Michelle Obama
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Mrs. Trump spent the afternoon working in the White House garden with children from the Boys & Girls Club, harvesting arugula, peas, radishes and Swiss chard. The department also will continue to waive the requirement that all grains served must be 50 percent whole grain. Melania Trump is keeping Michelle Obama's White House garden growing.

Worldwide Outnumbered Outraged Over Backlash to 'Free Speech Week'…That Is Almost Certainly Cancelled
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KQED confirms with a rep for Milo, Zachary Locompte-Gobel, that there will indeed be a press conference tomorrow. But he says it became clear to him that Milo, Inc. Leading up to the four-day event, student organizers and even some of the speakers had been battling with university officials over logistical details including the use of on-campus venues, the cost of those venues, and which speakers have been confirmed.

Worldwide This is why Trump wants a massive military parade on Pennsylvania Avenue
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A few hours after the USA president pugnaciously defended his unilateralist America First doctrine and launched scathing verbal attacks on North Korea and Iran, Macron took to the same stage to advance a diametrically opposed stance. "If Americans, or the president of the United States for that matter, have a different view [to us], we are mature friends enough to say, "We don't agree; let's stay friends, continue to work together in other fields but we have a different view'".

Worldwide Iraq Launches Major Offensive To Retake Hawija From Islamic State
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In my opinion (which does not reflect the view of the intelligence community or the US government), the answer will be determined by how the Iraqis respond to five key unresolved issues... The lack of impartial justice could undermine longer-term prospects for stability and development. The document stresses that the Investigative Team "should be impartial, independent, and credible" and "shall operate with full respect for the sovereignty of Iraq and its jurisdiction over crimes committed ...

Worldwide Arun Jaitley says stressed bank assets a 'concern' for economy
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The Finance Minister said that the government had amended laws to bring a speedy resolution of the bad debts of banks , including Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC). "A new normal was sought to being created". On the implementation of the goods and services tax (GST), Jaitley said that these are early days for the alternative taxation system.

Worldwide Carlos Beltran and Wife Jessica Start Puerto Rico Fundraiser With $1M Donation
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Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday. The images on the television show the destruction of the island Kurokawa says she still calls home . Jan Elliott says her son, Capt. Until Friday morning, Elliott hadn't heard from her son. They found the woman and her two children standing on the underside of the boat, which had capsized in the category five storm and was still being buffeted by huge waves.

Worldwide Tillerson stresses diplomacy on North Korea amid threats
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Ms. Haley has also denied these reports . "I'm trying to serve the president and this country the best I can, and if people want to take it to mean something else, that's their issue", she said. "We have developed strong allies and alliances internationally and we are engaging with North Korea's most important supporters, economic supporters, their friend, China and Russian Federation to have them also engage with Kim Jong Un".

Worldwide Anderson Township residents help victims of Mexico City Earthquake
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The bishop reported "many deaths" and "many churches damaged". "We would like to bring people a moment of joy, but it is a more complex decision, and we need to have all the information from authorities". Measures such as adding structural walls, taking out windows and putting in supports are pricey, but substantially improve building safety in earthquake-prone areas, said Mary Comerio, a professor of the graduate school at the University of California, Berkeley.

Worldwide 11th person dies after Florida nursing home loses air conditioning during Irma
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Hollywood police said Friday that 94-year-old Alice Thomas died Thursday and that they are treating it as part of their criminal investigation of the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills and its employees. "Many mayors have told me there are companies not following contracts by removing debris". A state update indicated 1,530 of those without power were customers of Florida Power & Light in Collier and Lee counties.

Worldwide Oklahoma St. steps up in class against TCU
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Through the first three games of the 2017, the Sooners and Cowboys might be on a Nebraska-OU type of track. There's countless ways to upend this script, of course, but one team is particularly well-positioned to do so. The Horned Frogs improved to 3-0 last week after their victory over Southern Methodist (56-36). The game, set to be televised on ESPN, is pitting a pair of teams looking to keep their undefeated marks intact.

Worldwide 'RAID BY MISTAKE': HC issues notices to CBI, Centre & state
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Cuttack: The Orissa High Court today issued show cause notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Central and State governments and others in connection with the alleged trespassing into official quarters of a sitting judge of the court by the investigating agency.

Worldwide The Mooch on Steve Bannon: He has white nationalist 'tendencies'
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He got very mad at me for going to Davos, Switzerland, to speak at the World Economic Forum, which was sanctioned by the communications team. Regarding Spicer, Scaramucci said the two do not get along. According to Deadline , Scaramucci added that Bannon is a "great speechwriter" with "great linguistic skills", but he "has a little bit of messianic complex".

Author: 0 US Has 'Many' Military Options in Korea Crisis: Mattis

The Pentagon said Mattis spoke Thursday evening with Japanese Minister of Defense Itsunori Onodera after the latest ICBM launch. Two Guam-based Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers and four Japan-based Marine F-35B stealth fighter jets were joined by four F-15K South Korean fighters to fly over the divided Korean Peninsula and practice "their attack capabilities" by releasing live weapons at the Pilsung training range east of Seoul.

Worldwide China Finance Ministry Calls S&P Debt Downgrade Mistake
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Shares of ten metal and mining companies dropped by 0.39% to 4.32% at 12:10 IST on BSE after a global credit rating agency cut China's sovereign credit rating for the first time since 1999. S&P followed the move on Friday by cutting the top-notch credit rating of Hong Kong citing the city's close links the the mainland economy. But the International Monetary Fund warned this year that China's credit growth was on a "dangerous trajectory" and called for "decisive action", while the ...

Worldwide Sen. Bernie Sanders delivers foreign policy speech at Westminster College
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Saudi Arabia is "not an ally of the United States", according to Bernie Sanders , the independent senator and former Democratic presidential hopeful. He casts both moves as isolationist actions that would make the world less stable and more unsafe. But Maya Foa, the director of Reprieve, an organization that represents the family members of men and women who have been killed in USA drone strikes, released a statement applauding Sanders's vision, saying, "As Bernie Sanders correctly observes, ...

Worldwide Nuclear weapons will not bring security for North Korea: Tillerson
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China's Big Four state-owned banks have stopped providing financial services to new North Korean clients, Reuters reported last week, with some measures beginning as early as the end of a year ago. She delivered her warning just a day after President Donald Trump told the UN that the United States was ready to " totally destroy " the rogue state if it attacked America or its allies.

Worldwide USA weighs staying in Iran nuclear deal
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Trump, who on Tuesday called the 2015 worldwide accord "an embarrassment", said he had made up his mind whether to keep the pact but declined to disclose his decision. Inspectors from the United Nations nuclear watchdog agency the IAEA, which monitors the deal's implementation, have found Iran consistently in technical compliance .