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Author: 0 China places limits on oil exports to North Korea

How effective the sanctions will be is uncertain. China and Russian Federation had initially opposed a proposal from the United States to completely ban oil exports, but later agreed to the reduced measures. Washington had initially sought a full oil embargo, but softened its stance to secure backing from Russian Federation and China - the North's sole ally and main trading partner, responsible for around 90 percent of its commerce.

Worldwide Man who committed crime in Jones County will be executed tonight
Author: 0 Man who committed crime in Jones County will be executed tonight

He ordered them to get out of the auto and then shot Freeman. While forcing his wife to withdraw money at a bank, she was able to call the police and Tharpe was arrested. A Georgia man who killed his sister-in-law 27 years ago is set to be executed Tuesday after having a hearty last meal. Mr. Tharpe ignored an order not to contact his wife or her family, and during an argument over the phone on September 24, 1990, he said that if she wanted to "play dirty", he would show her what dirty was, ...

Author: 0 Why Twitter Won't Remove Trump's Controversial Tweet On North Korea

But for now, Trump will be stuck with 140-character tweets like (most of) the rest of us. On Saturday, after North Korea's foreign minister called Trump a "mentally deranged man" at the United Nations General Assembly in response to the latter's threatening speech, the U.S.

Worldwide JUST IN: Senate Republicans abandon Obamacare repeal effort
Author: 0 JUST IN: Senate Republicans abandon Obamacare repeal effort

Senate. Again, Republicans in the Senate are attempting to eliminate the Affordable Care Act. The Senators behind Graham-Cassidy issued a statement warning that it is not a matter if their deadly legislation replaces Obamacare , but when it will replace Obamacare.

Worldwide Teen arrested after bringing gun, ammunition to Chandler school
Author: 0 Teen arrested after bringing gun, ammunition to Chandler school

Kenneth McCoy, 18, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon on school grounds and unlawful carrying of a firearm, according to police and jail records. The student had not brandished the weapon while on campus, and threats were not made. "In addition, we ask that you monitor your child's belongings and the items he or she may bring to school".

Worldwide Cops crack killer clown cold case in death of Florida woman
Author: 0 Cops crack killer clown cold case in death of Florida woman

Washington County, Va. Sheriff's Office said Sheila Keen-Warren and her husband, Michael Warren, were co-owners of The Purple Cow in Kingsport. Sheila Keen was identified as a suspect early in the investigation, but police did not have enough evidence to make an arrest.

Worldwide On defence technology, India gets this big boost from the US
Author: 0 On defence technology, India gets this big boost from the US

Earlier, Mattis held wide-ranging talks with Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during which they held comprehensive talks covering the entire gamut of the bilateral defense partnership, including ways to deepen their defense ties, Afghanistan - where New Delhi has ruled out troop contribution - and terrorism emanating from Pakistan.

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Author: 0 Antonio Conte: "We were in control"

Alvaro Morata believes that Chelsea have sent out a firm warning to the rest of the Premier League with their 4-0 thrashing of Stoke on Saturday. It took less than a minute of the second period to break the deadlock when Carrasco showed great awareness and pace to latch onto a short back pass from Steven N'Zonzi to beat Sergio Rico to the ball, round the keeper and slot into an empty net.

Author: 0 White House denies Trump 'declaration of war' on North Korea

Trump threatened in his maiden UN address on Tuesday to " totally destroy " the country of 26 million people if North Korea threatened the United States or its allies. South Korean intelligence said that North Korea did not take any immediate action when the American bombers flew off its coast on Saturday, Tracy reports.

Worldwide Euro on slide after Merkel's weak victory
Author: 0 Euro on slide after Merkel's weak victory

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong congratulated German Chancellor Angela Merkel for winning a fourth term in office, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a media release on Monday (Sep 25). Najib said Germany was the biggest European Union investor in Malaysia with the creation of 63,000 jobs. May failed to give any concrete details for how Britain might retain preferential access to Europe's single market in her speech.

Worldwide China Resumes Coal Imports from N. Korea
Author: 0 China Resumes Coal Imports from N. Korea

The release comes after data on Saturday showed China's trade with North Korea jumped in August even after the United Nations sanctions, mainly driven by a rise in imports. August imports came to almost $140 million, according to Chinese customs data released Tuesday. Ministry spokesman Lu Kang reiterated that China strictly implements U.N.

Worldwide United States expands its controversial travel ban to include Chad
Author: 0 United States expands its controversial travel ban to include Chad

The US Supreme Court has said that it would not hear oral arguments on President Donald Trump's travel ban as scheduled for October 10, the media reported. Additionally, visitors who now have valid visas from the listed countries won't have their visas revoked. The American Civil Liberties Union rights group said the addition of the new countries "doesn't obfuscate the real fact that the administration's order is still a Muslim ban".

Worldwide Things To Know About Trump's New Travel Restrictions
Author: 0 Things To Know About Trump's New Travel Restrictions

Countries affected by the new travel restrictions include North Korea , Chad , Libya , Syria , Somalia , Iran , Yemen , Somalia , and Venezuela . They were designated because they have either not met higher screening and information sharing requirements "or present sufficient risk factors", according to the White House.

Author: 0 Twitter explains why Trump NKorea tweet wasn't removed

After months of escalating conflict and tensions surrounding the truce between the United States and North Korea , the U.S. president's message through his Twitter account on Saturday seems to have poured out the glass of North Korea's tolerance.

Worldwide Locals react to National Football League protests
Author: 0 Locals react to National Football League protests

Trump brought the issue up again on Tuesday with a tweet saying , "The NFL has all sorts of rules and regulations ". The booing at the NFL football game last night, when the entire Dallas team dropped to its knees, was loudest I have ever heard.

Worldwide 'US travel ban psychological terrorism'
Author: 0 'US travel ban psychological terrorism'

Last week, he accused Trump of being "racist and supremacist" after Trump told the annual United Nations assembly that the USA was ready to act to restore Venezuela's democracy. In Trump's speech , the president vowed to stand with the starving Venezuelan people. A White House statement said that officials evaluated 200 countries around the world and concluded that these eight pose the greatest risk to the United States due to various immigration and communication protocols, as well as ...

Worldwide Maria likely to become tropical storm Tuesday night or Wednesday -NHC
Author: 0 Maria likely to become tropical storm Tuesday night or Wednesday -NHC

The flow around Hurricane Maria are resulting in some cooler air moving into the area. Dare County has issued a mandatory evacuation for visitors on Hatteras Island due to the threat of Hurricane Maria, according to WGHP. It's getting easier to leave Puerto Rico, where more than 3.4 million US citizens still lack adequate food, water and fuel five days after Maria pounded the island as a Category 4 hurricane.

Worldwide US dismisses North Korea's declaration of war accusation, labels it absurd
Author: 0 US dismisses North Korea's declaration of war accusation, labels it absurd

Pentagon spokesman Robert Manning reacted by saying, "If North Korea does not stop with these provocative actions , we will ensure that we will provide the president with options to deal with North Korea ". The US and North Korea have been engaged in an angry war of words with both countries threatening to destroy each other. "This is a time for statesmanship", he said .

Worldwide Sonia removes Ashok as chief of Bihar Cong
Author: 0 Sonia removes Ashok as chief of Bihar Cong

Quadri is close to former Union minister Akhilesh Prasad Singh, who recently emerged as one of the frontrunners for the state Congress chief's post. The party, however, did not announce his replacement. Earlier this month, several legislators, who met Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, had aired their views on the issue and urged him to snap ties with Lalu Yadav's RJD.