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Worldwide Thursday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs around 63
Author: 0 Thursday weather: Mostly cloudy, with highs around 63

Isolated showers and storms will be possible in the afternoon with winds from the east and partly cloudy skies. We'll see cloudy skies, muggy air and a high temperature in Lubbock of 78°. Northeast winds 5 to 10 miles per hour. Saturday night will be mostly clear with a low around 68 degrees along with winds from the southeast at 5 to 10 miles per hour.

Author: 0 Mexico shaken by new quake that swayed buildings and paused rescue efforts

A new quake sent Mexico City residents streaming onto the streets early Saturday, creating more alarm in a country still trying to recover from two powerful earthquakes over the past three weeks. As the rescue work in Mexico City continues around the clock, there is one particular rescuer who is getting much praise from peers, officials, and fans alike-including Mexico's very own president, Enrique Peña Nieto .

Worldwide 'Madman' Kim calls Trump 'dotard' as Pyongyang hints at H-bomb
Author: 0 'Madman' Kim calls Trump 'dotard' as Pyongyang hints at H-bomb

A magnitude 3.0 quake has been detected in North Korea around where a nuclear test recently took place but it has been assessed as natural, South Korea's weather agency said . of the North Korean frontiers". In a rare direct statement, Kim said he "will reconsider with seriousness exercising of a corresponding, highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history".

Author: 0 'Madman' North Korean leader to be 'tested like never before'

North Korea has long said that its weapons tests are necessary because of USA hostility, which for Pyongyang includes the almost 80,000 United States troops stationed in Japan and South Korea . "I will make the man holding the prerogative of the supreme command in the USA pay dearly for his speech calling for totally destroying " North Korea , Kim said.

Author: 0 Gabriel: Germany will strive to save Iran nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrived in NY on Sunday evening, and had a cordial meeting with Iranians residing in the United States , during which he told them that all Iranians were needed to build the Islamic Iran, and the Iranian people living overseas were cultural, scientific, economic and political ambassadors of Iran.

Worldwide Despite Suu Kyi's claims, army still burning Muslim villages: Amnesty
Author: 0 Despite Suu Kyi's claims, army still burning Muslim villages: Amnesty

Refuting allegations against the Rohingyas community, petitioners in a case Friday filed their response to the Centre's stand of calling them a national security threat, before the Supreme Court . Rights group Amnesty International said it has assessed three new videos taken inside Rakhine state as recently as Friday showing large plumes of smoke rising from Rohingya villages .

Author: 0 Mexico hit by 6.1 magnitude earthquake Saturday

Other deaths included 69 in Morelos state, 43 in Puebla state, 13 in the state of Mexico, four in Guerrero state and one in Oaxaca state, according to Luis Felipe Puente, national coordinator of civil protection for the Interior Ministry. Photographs show small homes and buildings in the town completely levelled by the quake, which struck the narrowest portion of Mexico on the isthmus of Tehuantepec.

Worldwide Russian Federation rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement
Author: 0 Russian Federation rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement

Trump's threat in the same United Nations appearance to "totally destroy" North Korea if it had to defend itself or its allies also went down badly with Russian Federation, which shares a border with North Korea and believes negotiations and diplomacy are the only way to resolve a crisis over Pyongyang's missile program.

Worldwide Korea minister says may consider H-bomb test in Pacific: Yonhap
Author: 0 Korea minister says may consider H-bomb test in Pacific: Yonhap

The comments are the North's first response to Trump's debut speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, during which he vowed to " totally destroy North Korea " if provoked. It comes after European Union ambassadors agreed draft sanctions against North Korea , including a ban on investments in the country and on European Union exports of oil.

Worldwide Threats to North Korea will not solve this
Author: 0 Threats to North Korea will not solve this

Mattis said these launches are testing the USA military to see how much North Korea can get away with before triggering a response. The U.S. military said on Monday it had staged bombing drills with South Korea, flying a pair of B-1B bombers and F-35 fighter jets over the Korean peninsula, in a show of force against North Korea.

Worldwide North Korea nuclear test: China suspects magnitude 3.4 natural disaster is another explosion
Author: 0 North Korea nuclear test: China suspects magnitude 3.4 natural disaster is another explosion

On Thursday, Mr Ri had warned that North Korea could consider a hydrogen bomb test of an unprecedented scale over the Pacific Ocean. Atmospheric tests of nuclear-armed missiles, as NPR's Geoff Brumfiel reported , are risky for a host for reasons, including the potential for sending nuclear fallout in unpredictable patterns and, if a test were to be administered by North Korea, in the direction of the U.S.

Worldwide Lavrov on Trump, North Korea: 'We Have to Calm Down the Hotheads'
Author: 0 Lavrov on Trump, North Korea: 'We Have to Calm Down the Hotheads'

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. The angry response also came after the U.S. on Thursday sharply ramped up sanctions aimed at curtailing North Korea's nuclear weapons drive, targeting the regime's trading partners with a sweeping ban on business.

Worldwide Six people injured after being 'sprayed by noxious substance' in east London
Author: 0 Six people injured after being 'sprayed by noxious substance' in east London

London Ambulance Service said five people were treated at the scene and three were taken to a hospital. One male was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm, the statement said. Sky News reported that authorities were not treating the incident as terror-related and there was the possibility that other suspects were at large.

Worldwide Trump and Kim Jong-un acting like children in kindergarten: Russian FM
Author: 0 Trump and Kim Jong-un acting like children in kindergarten: Russian FM

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga called the North's remarks and behavior "absolutely unacceptable" and provocative to regional and global security. US President Trump later signed an executive order banning firms from operating in the US if they deal with North Korea. "There are some very unsafe things that could come that move this from theatre to reality".

Worldwide Berkeley Patriot has canceled 'Free Speech Week,' UC Berkeley announces
Author: 0 Berkeley Patriot has canceled 'Free Speech Week,' UC Berkeley announces

Organizers of a far-right festival planned for the UC Berkeley campus have informed school officials that all of the events scheduled for the coming week have been canceled , officials said Saturday. "We shall never surrender!" In his "emergency" news conference, Yiannopoulos rejected claims in the media that he never meant to stage his event, pointing to the $65,000 he allegedly handed over to the university (ostensibly for event venue rentals that weren't booked).

Author: 0 Trump calls North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un a 'mad man'

The most recent exchange of expletives began when Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly for the first time on Tuesday. Experts also said the bold statement from Ri is an indication North Korea has secured "reliable" ballistic missile technology.

Worldwide 'Rocket Man' Kim Jong-Un responds to 'deranged' President Trump
Author: 0 'Rocket Man' Kim Jong-Un responds to 'deranged' President Trump

The UN Security Council had approved new rounds of sanctions earlier this month aimed of starving North Korea of fuel and income, which were in response to Pyongyang's much-condemned sixth nuclear test on 3 September. He blasted Trump's maiden speech to the UN General Assembly as "unprecedented rude nonsense". He said: "If the hydrogen bomb is going to be delivered by a ballistic missile, we can not rule out the possibility that it will fly over Japan".

Worldwide North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean
Author: 0 North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "being tested" by the strongest sanctions ever put in place by the USA and the global community. dotard with fire". Trump thanked China's president Xi Jinping and said the move was "very bold" and "somewhat unexpected". "Yes, it's unacceptable to silently watch North Korea's nuclear military adventures but it is also unacceptable to unleash war on the Korean Peninsula", he said.