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by | September 25, 2017 | 01:55

He also criticized a 2015 pact that the United States and other world powers struck with Iran under which Tehran agreed to restrict its nuclear program in return for relief from economic sanctions. naval vessels. Extremely concerned by reports of Iran missile test, which is inconsistent with United Nations resolution 2231. "Whether you like it or not, we are going to defend the oppressed peoples of Yemen, Palestine and Syria", he said.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:54

Now, he said, supporters of the belated Graham-Cassidy bill expect House members to go along with whatever senators pass because the vote would come so close to September 30. Graham and fellow Republican Sen. For months, McCain has lamented a Senate legislative process that avoided hearings or formal bill-drafting procedures and excluded Democrats.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:53

Speaking at a public meeting in Madurai , around 500 km from here, on Friday night Sreenivasan said: "We would have told lies that she (Jayalalithaa) had idlis and people met her". Doctors from AIIMS and from overseas also visited her. Reacting to the charge, T.T.V.Dinakaran, nephew of Sasikala, said after October 1, 2016 even Sasikala was not allowed inside Jayalalithaa's room.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:49

The United States Geological Survey , the peak body on earthquakes, has yet to determine if the quake was natural or artificially caused. All of North Korea's six nuclear tests registered as earthquakes of magnitude 4.3 or above. President Trump had also called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "a madman" who doesn't mind starving or killing his people'. President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un spent the past week trading insults and ratcheting up the already-high tension ...

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:49

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson clarified Friday that despite the escalating war of words between Washington and Pyongyang, his country's "diplomatic efforts continue unabated". With South Korea's capital located just 35 miles from the border, the North could wreak devastation on the city, which has a population of over 25 million in its metropolitan area.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:48

The foreign minister made headlines Wednesday after he likened US President Donald Trump to a dog. Cautioning Trump against "mentally deranged behavior", Kim advises the American President "to exercise prudence in selecting words". "We are prepared to use the full range of military capabilities to defend the United States homeland and our allies". After Mr. Kim's statement, Mr.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:43

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday any U.S. military decision against North Korea in the event of a hydrogen bomb explosion would "ultimately" be up to U.S. In an unprecedented personal statement, Kim said Trump would "pay dearly" for his speech , which he labelled "unprecedented rude nonsense". Trump also announced the order gives the United States government discretion to sanction foreign banks that conduct transactions tied to trade with the North.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:40

Slamming McCain's decision made a day before that he could not "in good conscience" vote for the health care legislation that the Trump administration has been lobbying for in the Senate, Trump fired off a series of tweets on Saturday morning.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:39

An unnamed, but senior Trump Administration official says the United States is taking the "threat" of North Korea carrying out an above-ground hydrogen bomb test over the Pacific " seriously ". On Friday morning, Trump responded by calling Kim Jong Un a "madman" and threatened that he "will be tested like never before". Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera noted such a test could mean a nuclear-armed missile flying over Japan.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:39

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Thursday in NY that in "his opinion", leader Kim Jong Un was prepared to conduct the "most powerful test of a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean". Trump also said China was imposing major banking sanctions, too, but there was no immediate confirmation from the North's most important trading partner.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:34

There is a recent report from the U.S. Geological Survey of a magnitude 3.5 quake that occurred 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea around 6:29 p.m. The article said, "For more than seven decades since the foundation of the UN, no chief executives or diplomats including the preceding USA presidents have openly called for the obliteration of another state" at the UN General Assembly.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:29

In a blow for May's government, credit rating agency Moody's downgraded Britain a notch to Aa2, the third-highest level, citing the country's debt burden and uncertainty about Brexit . From being a staunch anti-Brexit campaigner who said that leaving the European Union would wreck the British economy and weaken our security, she has transformed into someone who now looks forward to leaving with "enthusiasm" and "excitement".

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:21

Iran unveiled a new ballistic missile Friday as its president stepped up pressure on the United States by defending its right to strengthen military defenses. "Imagine what would happen if Iran would acquire nuclear weapons. We can not allow it to happen", Liberman said. Revolutionary Guards aerospace commander General Amir Ali Hajizadeh said the new Khoramshahr missile has a range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles) and can carry multiple warheads.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:13

Hurricane Maria came ashore as a catastrophic Category 4 hurricane on Wednesday, hitting the island with devastating winds and torrential rains. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines did not operate into SJU on September 22, and has canceled most of its flights to the heavily damaged island on September 23.

by | September 25, 2017 | 01:13

Yiannopoulos still plans to speak outside Sproul Hall Sunday with or without their cooperation. Yiannopoulos has complained to reporters that the university had tried to sabotage plans for Free Speech Week by making it hard for organizers to make logistical arrangements and to meet certain deadlines.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:58

Florida scored the winning touchdown with 43 seconds remaining, when Luke Del Rio found a wide-open Freddie Swain for a 5-yard touchdown. Said Mark Stoops, "We have got to do a better job of coaching them". Instead of a almost automatic 42-yard attempt for record-setting kicker Austin MacGinnis , UK had to settle for a 57-yarder at the buzzer. After halftime, a rested TCU defense intercepted Rudolph in Cowboys territory and turned it into points on a 6-yard Anderson run.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:57

On Friday, the Iranian armed forces commemorated the 1980-1988 war with Iraq by holding a parade in which Iran's most advanced military power and abilities are showcased. Thus far, the United Nations nuclear watchdog and the US State Department have reported that Tehran has complied with the terms of the nuclear deal.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:57

Kim Jong-un has said remarks by "deranged" US President Donald Trump have convinced him he is right to develop weapons for North Korea . Overnight, seismic activity was detected near the area where North Korea conducted its most recent nuclear test, and China's state news agency said it was because of an explosion.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:53

Kim Jong-un said Trump's comments were the "most ferocious declaration of a war in history" and said his ongoing rhetoric had "convinced me, rather than frightening or stopping me, that the path I chose is correct and that it is the one I have to follow to the last".

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:50

The Chinese Commerce Ministry said it would ban exports of condensate and liquefied natural gas to North Korea and limit textile imports from the North, starting 12 a.m. Also Thursday, Trump issued an executive order expanding the Treasury Department's ability to target anyone conducting significant trade in goods, services or technology with North Korea and to ban them from the USA financial system.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:45

ET Saturday a little more than 13 miles east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea , the US Geological Survey said . People walk past images showing North Korean missile test launches on display outside the central railway station in Pyongyang on September 22, 2017.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:44

Pyongyang later said it had tested a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a missile - an assertion that no foreign government has so far confirmed. Russia's emergency ministry says background radiation in nearby Vladivostok was within the natural range. The quake was recorded at a depth of 0 km at the surface.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:37

Some of the United States coast may be under a tropical storm or hurricane watch later Sunday, the center said. It could *possibly* bring some wind and rain off the east coast of North Carolina and Virginia Wednesday into Thursday, but right now - does not look to pose an extreme threat.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:34

The website went on to say that Moscow's decision to set up a military airbase in Deir Ezzur is also mainly aimed at preventing the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces from crossing the Euphrates River to rush towards South that is home to the richest oilfields in Syria.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:29

The measure would shift money Obama's law uses to help people afford coverage into block grants states would control in spending formulas heavily tilted toward helping Republican-led states. And we'll see what happens next week". Republicans need 50 of their 52 senators to vote for the bill under special budget rules that allow them to avoid the typical 60-vote threshold, which would require Democratic support.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:25

A developing situation on the southern edge of Nashville, Tennessee places authorities on the scene at a church in the Antioch neighborhood. Multiple people were shot at a church in Tennessee on Sunday morning, Fox News reported . One woman was fatally shot in the parking lot, where she was found lying next to the suspect's blue SUV, which was still running when police arrived.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:26

During the course of his innings, Root surpassed former England captain Graham Gooch's record of for most runs across all formats in an English worldwide season of 1,277 in 1990 - although this was his 24th innings compared to the 15 that Gooch had 27 years ago.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:19

In response, the United Nations passed a range of new sanctions against North Korea, including petroleum and textiles restrictions. Kim and US President Donald Trump have since engaged in a war of words, heightening tensions. The United States Geological Survey was neutral in its assessment on the cause of the tremor, which it recorded as a 3.5 magnitude quake, saying in a statement that it could not "conclusively confirm at this time the nature ( natural or human-made) of the event".

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:18

They also say the cuts to Medicaid would cause millions of Americans to lose their coverage - and the changes would weaken individual insurance markets, making coverage more costly. Collins said she is waiting to see a preliminary report from the bipartisan Congressional Budget Office , which has damaged the perception of past repeal bills with unfavorable projections.

by | September 25, 2017 | 00:06

Two series later, Newton was intercepted on a pass intended for Devin Funchess . In his past three vs. Carolina , he has 1,032 passing yards (344 per game), nine TDs and three INTs (104.3 rating). As far as the Carolina Panthers are concerned, this should be low hanging fruit in their offensive game plan. Instead, most of Newton's underneath passes went to McCaffrey.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:43

A magnitude 3.5 quake struck at 4:29 a.m. ET Saturday 22 kilometers ( more than 13 miles) east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, the U.S. Geological Survey said. and its allies. Like Trump, Kim is ready to fight (nuclear) fire with fire - and apparently has a penchant for teaching fun new words to his people. This came with an admission, however, that " I don't really know since it is what Kim Jong Un does ".

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:40

The New York Times quoted unnamed administration officials as saying Mr Trump will revisit the deal rather than scrapping it altogether. Though he used bellicose rhetoric rare for a USA president at the rostrum of the United Nations, the speech was textbook Trump, a stark depiction of good-vs-evil and a broadside against America's foes.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:25

In addition, journalist Shaun King reported that 15 new NFL players are planning to kneel during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice in the wake of Trump's remarks. Some used the contrast with Charlottesville to highlight how Trump seems to be targeting prominent black voices expressing dissent. "I guaranteed things will stop".

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:20

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un responded to Trump's fiery speech at the United Nations with one of his own, threatening to "tame the mentally deranged U.S. Hours before Kim's statement , Trump announced stiffer new sanctions on North Korea as he met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for lunch.

by | September 24, 2017 | 03:13

Besides the working group, the Myanmar government will also organise a trip for foreign diplomats to Rakhine State next week. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist government is growing increasingly hostile towards the Rohingya in India, with Home Minister Rajnath Singh calling on Thursday for their deportation as illegal migrants.