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Fresh nuclear test suspected for N. Korea's natural disaster

Fresh nuclear test suspected for N. Korea's natural disaster

Trump's latest steps to punish foreign companies that deal with the North was the latest salvo in a USA -led campaign to isolate and impoverish the government of Kim Jong Un until it halts the missile and nuclear tests. Hours later, Kim branded Trump as "deranged". The post 'Madman" N.Korea Leader To Be "Tested Like Never Before', Says Trump appeared first on Channels Television . Read More

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Quake detected near North Korean nuclear test site

Quake detected near North Korean nuclear test site

Meanwhile, analysts said that seismic activity detected near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site might be aftershocks from a nuclear test earlier this month. Pyongyang had claimed to have successfully tested an h-bomb. experts have estimated that the energy released amounted to 250 kilotonnes, representing 16 times the power of the bomb that had leveled Hiroshima in 1945 . Read More

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Man arrested after allegedly shooting woman and two officers

Man arrested after allegedly shooting woman and two officers

Pessino suffered a graze wound and was treated and released; Shumway was shot in the arm but is reported to be in good condition. The suspect continued to move toward the officer despite being ordered to stop. The officer suffered non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said. Monroe was taken to the hospital. NBC Connecticut has a crew on scene and will provide updates as they come into the newsroom . Read More

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Category 2 Hurricane Maria Could Hit US East Coast

Category 2 Hurricane Maria Could Hit US East Coast

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 240 miles. Dare and Hyde Counties now have the potential for tropical storms force winds with gusts up to 50 miles per hour starting on Monday, and the coastline will also see continued unsafe ocean conditions throughout the week. Read More

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Shooter kills one, injures 7 at Tennessee church

Shooter kills one, injures 7 at Tennessee church

Numerous victims were elderly and are being treated at hospitals, according to the Nashville Fire Department. The church's pastor was shot in the chest and was being treated at a hospital, local TV reported , citing the pastor's son. Once inside, the gunman "began indiscriminately shooting", according to Aaron. "There's two people that come up to our door and say 'someone is shooting at us at the church , '" she said. Read More

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Raashi Khanna watches 'Jai Lava Kusa' with fans in London

Raashi Khanna watches 'Jai Lava Kusa' with fans in London

The movie has earned Rs.100 Cr at the Worldwide Box Office. Jai Lava Kusa is garnering well and it will compete with Mahesh Babu's Spyder film on Dasara Box Office. "We have hardly made films revolving around the relationship between brothers". Junior NTR also said that he's open to make experimental films as long as they are "properly planned and budgeted.' He said: "I like challenging myself and want to balance the 'so-called" image, which I don't know what it is". Read More

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Ride-hailing app Uber loses licence to operate in London

Ride-hailing app Uber loses licence to operate in London

The Mayor of London advised more than 500,000 people protesting the decision to ban taxi service Uber from the capital to turn their anger on the company for its failure to address safety and security issues. However, Tom Elvidge, General Manager of Uber in London , said in a statement that an "independent review found that "greyball" has never been used or considered in the United Kingdom". Read More

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PGA Tour Championship: Justin Thomas' eagle nets 3-way tie at top

PGA Tour Championship: Justin Thomas' eagle nets 3-way tie at top

The PGA champion needed three shots to get down from there as he posted a double-bogey six as his playing partner Paul Casey recorded an eagle three after playing the hole perfectly. "Today was very pleasing, I probably played better than I did yesterday though it was all going to plan playing tidy golf except for those blemishes on the card were from some sloppy stuff", said Casey. Read More

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Iraqi Kurdistan vote poses direct threat to Turkish national security: Turkey

Iraqi Kurdistan vote poses direct threat to Turkish national security: Turkey

Defence Minister Nurettin Canikli said the extension was meant to protect Turkey from "threats", adding that the Kurdish Regional Government's planned vote on Monday was a "threat to national security". "We have to ramp up our efforts to prevent the referendum and independence from happening", said Hadi al-Amiri, secretary general of the Badr Organization, an important wing of the multiparty Shiite al-Shaabi paramilitary force. Read More

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Facebook to yield '16 ads linked to Russians

Facebook to yield '16 ads linked to Russians

Facebook disclosed earlier this month that an influence operation that appeared to be based in Russian Federation had purchased $100,000 in ads to promote divisive political and social messages in a two-year period. "That's not what we stand for". Facebook is also adding 250 more staff to teams around the world that ensure election integrity. Congressional Democrats asked the Federal Election Commission this week to devise ways to prevent foreign influence on USA elections, including ... Read More

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Donald Trump campaign chief 'offered to brief' Russian billionaire on presidential race

Donald Trump campaign chief 'offered to brief' Russian billionaire on presidential race

The Clinton/Obama-friendly media went ballistic over President Trump's tweeted accusation that President Obama had wiretapped him. The sources, however, cautioned that the evidence was not conclusive. We have concrete evidence that our judicial system suspects that Manafort committed a crime. Meanwhile, conservatives are focusing not on the utter lack of patriotism in the campaign of the U.S. Read More

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Pentagon Confirms South Korea Actually Considering Nuclear Rearmament

Pentagon Confirms South Korea Actually Considering Nuclear Rearmament

Trump and Moon are to sit down at midday on the last day of Trump's four-day visit to NY, where he met with a flurry of foreign leaders gathered for the annual United Nations event. Moon also met with International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach and discussed the plan. Meeting separately with his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, Wang reiterated a call for South Korea to remove the US-built THAAD anti-missile system, which China says is a threat to its own security. Read More

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Zeman meets South Korean President in NY

Zeman meets South Korean President in NY

North Korea has said it needs the capability to strike the US with a nuclear weapon to deter an American invasion. Later in September, North Korea fired a ballistic missile which passed through Japan's airspace near Hokkaido. ally, Japan, said Wednesday that pressure, not dialogue, was needed. Moon urged nations to fully implement U.N. sanctions that were tightened against North Korea after its purported hydrogen bomb test September 3. Read More

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Take back Rohingyas, don't call them Bengalis: Hasina to Myanmar

Take back Rohingyas, don't call them Bengalis: Hasina to Myanmar

The violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar amounted to genocide and the world must get together to stop it, says actor-activist Shabana Azmi. Since 2012, more than 1,000 Rohingya have been killed, some 320,000 live in squalid camps in Myanmar and neighboring Bangladesh, and thousands have embarked on perilous sea voyages to other Southeast Asian countries, according to estimates by the USA -based Human Rights Watch and the United Nations. Read More

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Noble and Hernandez both fit for Spurs despite rough treatment from Bolton

Noble and Hernandez both fit for Spurs despite rough treatment from Bolton

Speaking to journalists after the game he said: "I could have asked for more". Marko Arnautovic insists West Ham are putting their dismal start to the season behind them after easing into the fourth round. The players will be as well, because they will react to the crowd. "If I had to choose I would say centre-back, but I don't see anything he doesn't have not to be a top holding midfielder, as he can pass the ball and has good stamina, so both!" "Of course we have to manage him - he ... Read More

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Dow, S&P 500 close at new records in NY

Dow, S&P 500 close at new records in NY

Investors continued to bid up bank shares as interest rates rose. Real estate-sector stocks will receive some early input at 8:30 a.m. ET, when the Commerce Department releases August housing starts numbers. Financials closed broadly higher, with Mitsui Financial Group, Nomura, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial and Sompo Holdings rallying 3-5 percent. Toymakers including Mattel saw their shares fall, amid reports that Toys R Us is considering filing for bankruptcy protection. Read More

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