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by | September 18, 2017 | 08:21

Washington's ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley, kept up the rhetorical pressure ahead of the upcoming meetings in NY, asserting that if the North should pose a serious threat to the U.S. US President Donald Trump has been briefed on the launch. The North has confirmed the missile as an intermediate range Hwasong-12, which it also launched over Japan on August 29.

by | September 18, 2017 | 08:13

North Korea has launched dozens of missiles under Kim Jong Un's leadership to accelerate a weapons programme created to give it the ability to target the United States with a powerful, nuclear-tipped missile. North Korea conducted its latest missile test on Friday. "He slaps the right people, he hugs the right people and he comes out very strong in the end", U.S.

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:49

Iran's president says he is "inviting" the U.S.to dinner as he heads to NY for the U.N General Assembly. US President Donald Trump's repeated promises to rip up the Iran nuclear deal could drive a damaging wedge between the US and key European allies.

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:17

Kitts, Nevis and Montserrat. Tropical Storm Maria continued to move westward over Atlantic waters with sustained winds of up to 50 miles per hour and higher gusts. Winds could reach tropical storm-strength for coastal communities. A tropical storm warning means tropical storm conditions are possible within the next 36 hours within the warning area.

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:13

Juventus enjoyed a strong start to the match, taking the lead after 16 minutes when Dybala curled the ball past home goalkeeper Andrea Consigli from 25 yards to take his tally for the Old Lady to 50 goals. "I just want to be myself". He told Juve's official website: "He still has room for improvement, but at times he's just unplayable". "We know that we can hurt our opponents, even if they have studied the way we play, against Shakhtar we didn't play as we know how to", Mertens said.

by | September 18, 2017 | 07:01

Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has summoned Prime Minister Abbasi, National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif and his close confidante of the PML-N to London to discuss the appointment of a "regular" N-League chief, Sharif's return to Pakistan, his disqualification by the Supreme Court as well as N-League's future strategy.

by | September 18, 2017 | 06:56

Police are now suggesting Tessier sent those messages himself to try to cover his crime. Wallen, who never made it to the first day of school on September 5, was a social studies and law teacher at Wilde Lake High School in Columbia, where she was awarded "Teacher of the Year" in 2016.

by | September 18, 2017 | 06:33

Mr. Trump has sit-downs scheduled Wednesday with leaders of Jordan, the Palestinian Authority, Britain and Egypt. Trump and President Moon Jae-in spoke by phone early Sunday, the South Korean presidential office said. U.N. Ambassador Haley shot down the notion that this would effect diplomatic efforts. "He must look at it partly as an opportunity to have the world's attention", Alterman said.

by | September 18, 2017 | 06:26

They took tight end Jace Amaro in the second round at No. 49 overall. His numbers didn't exactly match the hype before his home debut - 45 yards on 12 carries and one reception for four yards - even though he found the end zone for the first time this season.

by | September 18, 2017 | 06:05

A second suspect is arrested following the London train bombing, as the terror threat is now lowered to severe. The man, 21, was arrested late Saturday in Hounslow, a borough in West London, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement. Police say that, despite the arrest, they are keeping an open mind as to whether more than one person was involved in the attack. A friend, Alison Griffiths, said the Joneses are "great pillars of the community" who have taken in several hundred children ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 06:03

Schultz was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital in downtown Atlanta , and died there. According to a spokesperson with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation , the Georgia Tech Police Department received a 911 call about a person with a knife and gun around 11:17 p.m.

by | September 18, 2017 | 05:59

Christopher won more than 40 Modified races in a long-running career and added 10 wins in the K&N Pro Series East between 1996 and 2005. He made six Cup starts (the last in 2009), 21 Xfinity starts (the last in 2001) and two Camping World Truck Series starts (the last in 1999).

by | September 18, 2017 | 05:55

Tense moments caught on video after a carriage on a Ferris wheel got stuck sideways with two young boys inside. The Central Carolina Fair in Greensboro said in a statement Saturday that the worker was taken to a hospital. When the worker dislodged the auto, he lost his balance and fell, banging his body on the ride. "I think maybe the little boys probably suffered from shock", Brittney Smith told ABC News.

by | September 18, 2017 | 05:49

Armed police will be watching over passengers on the London Underground this morning but the UK's terror threat level has been downgraded to severe after rising to critical following the attack . Police were yesterday also searching the home of a 21-year-old man arrested late on Saturday in connection with the bombing. Ian Harvey, leader of Spelthorne Borough Council whose ward is Sunbury East, said he had discovered the boy's background from neighbours of the Joneses and publicly available ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 05:35

L'Jean McKneely told the Associated Press . "I can not say", she told the AP. L'Jean McKneely affirmed Gleason's vehicle matched the description of a auto for which police had been searching. A neighbor of Gleason's told the AP that he seemed like a "clean-cut American kid" and that it was "hard to believe this sort of thing is still happening".

by | September 18, 2017 | 04:53

The Congress on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the launch of the bullet train and questioned him on its economic viability. 'Does this bullet train fit into the needs of the country?' it asked and raked up the issue of agrarian distress in some states.It said the demand for waiver of farm loans was being made for the last several years and that nobody sought a bullet train.

by | September 18, 2017 | 04:44

Antonio Guterres , the Secretary General of the world body has warned that Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has "a last chance" to halt army offensive that has forced hundreds of thousands of the minority Rohingyas to flee overseas.

by | September 18, 2017 | 03:49

The U.S. authorities later confirmed that at least 21 Americans suffered physical symptoms. Tillerson notes that the State Department has brought home some of the people affected. Dickerson asked Tillerson about a letter sent by five Republicans senators asking the State Department to expel Cuban diplomats stationed in the US and to consider shutting down the Havana embassy, which President Obama re-opened in August 2015 after being closed for 54 years.

by | September 18, 2017 | 03:12

The joint statement issued by the two countries did not specifically mention Arunachal Pradesh, parts of which are claimed by China . Hua said there was no mention of China anywhere in the India-Japan joint statement nor has she seen any "innuendoes" referred to Beijing as stated by the media.

by | September 18, 2017 | 03:09

Ethnic Rohingya have faced persecution and discrimination in majority-Buddhist Burma for decades and are denied citizenship, even though many families have lived there for generations. "She will also call the worldwide community and the United Nations to put pressure on Myanmar for the repatriation of all the Rohingya refugees", he said.

by | September 18, 2017 | 02:39

The storm will bring unsafe wind, storm surge and hazardous rainfall. A tropical storm warning is in effect for Antiqua, Barbuda, Saba and St. Eustatius. Hurricane Maria Projected PathHurricane Maria is located 275 miles east-southeast of Dominca and is moving to the west-northwest at 15 mph (24 km/h).

by | September 18, 2017 | 02:21

Each of 8,000 vulnerable families (about 50,000 people) will get 14 types of food and other essential items including puffed rice (muri), sugar, beaten rice (chira), peanuts, milk powder, biscuits, mosquito nets, saris, lungis, blankets, T-shirts and trousers (for children), slippers, medicines and mineral water, it said.

by | September 18, 2017 | 02:11

Despite Jose's predicted offshore track, tropical-storm-force winds will extend well beyond the center of circulation. Hurricane watches and tropical storm watches are posted for most of the islands. Meanwhile, Hurricane Jose , a Category 1 storm, is spinning about 465 miles south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, and 465 miles west-southwest of Bermuda.

by | September 18, 2017 | 02:01

Brawner, however, said: "If they are bearing arms, and they're fighting against the government forces, they are considered combatants, and they will be treated as such". "We're all so happy that our prayers have been answered", the bishop said in Filipino. Fighting between state troops and Islamic State-linked terrorists has been raging for almost four months in Marawi, leaving at least 845 dead, a lot of them terrorists, and hundreds of thousands displaced.

by | September 18, 2017 | 01:23

So for the first time in 300 years, no people live on the small piece of land. "The damage is complete", lamented Antigua and Barbuda's ambassador to the U.S. "We've had most of the people we've brought over to Antigua in shelters", says Sanders. "In the days following Hurricane Irma , there was a strong possibility that Hurricane Jose, a category four Hurricane which looked likely to follow Irma's path, could have hit the already-devastated island ".

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:42

India in deep trouble. Rohit Sharma did that but not Ajinkya Rahane . Coulter-Nile bowls it wide outside off, Rahane makes room and nicks the ball straight to Wade. The former India skipper is revered as the undisputed king in this region because of his heroics with both the national team and as well as with his former Indian Premier League side Chennai Super Kings.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:33

The president's Twitter snark came two weeks after Kim's regime undertook its biggest nuclear test to date, an explosion that analysts estimate at 250 kilotons, almost 17 times the size of the atomic bomb that devastated Hiroshima in 1945. "If that doesn't work, General Mattis" - the USA defense secretary - "will take care of it". Saying it is "very, very important" that President Trump will be highlighting the United Nations reform issue, Haley said: "We've got a massive reform package ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:29

Anderson also posted a video showing the British Airways plane on the tarmac, surrounded by officials. 'The pilot then said there had been a direct security threat involving our flight specifically'. James Anderson , who was on the flight, told The Associated Press passengers were initially told there were technical issues. Airport operator Aeroports de Paris said: "There was an incident that led authorities to decide to keep the plane on the ground and to disembark the passengers ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:27

The two suspects - one is 18 and the other is 21 - were arrested by British police on Saturday. The Metropolitan Police said he was detained under section 41 of the Terrorism Act. "Severe still means that an attack is highly likely so I would urge everybody to continue to be vigilant but not alarmed". The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the Friday subway explosion.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:24

French police arrested a 41-year-old woman in connection to the attack, according to the Associated Press , which cited an anonymous source in the local prosecutor's office. At this time, no details are known regarding the names of the victims or the suspect, nor has the prosecutor's office revealed from where in the US these tourists hail.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:24

Indianapolis looked frightful in Week 1, taking a 46-9 loss to the Rams in Los Angeles as a 3.5-point underdog. With Andrew Luck still recovering from shoulder surgery in the offseason, they were forced to start Scott Tolzien in Week 1.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:20

Trump's Sunday morning Twitter post was one of more than about six supporters' tweets the President retweeted Sunday before 8:30 a.m. In the video, Trump takes a swing, and a woman that appears to be Hillary Clinton falls to the ground as she enters a plane.

by | September 17, 2017 | 15:21

That's because the litigation announced by Democratic attorneys general points to a more fundamental - and disconcerting - trend in our country: The growing frequency of trying to set public policy by relying on the judicial, instead of the legislative branch of government.

by | September 17, 2017 | 15:15

As the POW/MIA flag stood at half-staff behind the monument, many saluted while wreaths were placed to memorialize service members who were once captured, and the many others who have yet to be found. The third Friday in September is observed across the country as National POW/MIA Recognition Day . "I did what I had to do because I had to do it", Curtis said.

by | September 17, 2017 | 14:54

And, on the occasion of his 67th birthday , BJP has announced that it will be celebrating the day as "Seva Diwas". In the past two years, Mr. Gadkari said, the Narendra Modi government has provided "Rs. Smriti Irani, the Union Textiles, Information &Broadcasting Minister, also wished the PM on twitter and said that PM is an "inspiration to millions".