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by | September 10, 2017 | 15:39

In response to the sixth nuclear test on September 3, the United States and its allies are trying to have the UN Security Council endorse a new resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea. "The survey results show South Koreans have likely grown accustomed to its repeated threats of provocation after over 60 years in a ceasefire state", Gallup Korea said in a statement.

by | September 10, 2017 | 15:37

Meanwhile, some consumer groups have sought additional safeguards. A bipartisan group of US senators is working on a companion bill that is expected to begin circulating in draft form this week. Initially, authors proposed to allow automakers and others to sell up to 100,000 vehicles immediately. The House of Representatives just took a big step toward putting together the first set of federal laws for self-driving cars.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:53

Dwyer said that the group would discuss the biggest data challenges that would arise from the new European Union cyber legislation, and how it would then interact with the UK. The UK has warned it is European Union single market rules that could force the re-creation of border posts and not British law. "We can not negotiate every day, otherwise we will not do serious work", Barnier told reporters in Brussels , although he said he was willing to step up the current format of one week of ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:54

TATP is a highly-unstable and easy-to-make bomb that has previously been used by terrorists across Europe in recent years. TATP, also known as the "mother of Satan", was found in a house that exploded the day before the terror attack in Barcelona last month.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:51

Donald Trump Jr . made the comment in an opening statement delivered Thursday to staff of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which was interviewing Trump Jr. And one way to get at that is to talk about how the meeting was set up in the first place. Richard Blumenthal , D-Conn., sat in on the meeting. "Or was it a prior relationship?" June 3, 2016: Much of Trump Jr.'s predicament involves emails he exchanged with British publicist Rob Goldstone.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:56

A wind gusts of 131 miles was recorded on Buck Island, and 87 miles per hour on St. Thomas. The full hurricane season lasts from June 1 to November 30. Some additional strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and the NHC's projections showed the hurricane hitting the oil-rich state of Veracruz around the end of the week.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:50

BJP has approached the major tribal-based parties of the state - Indigenous People's Front of Twipra (IPFT) and the Indigenous Nationalist Party of Twipra (INPT) - to join the North East Democratic Alliance (Neda) in a bid to unseat the Left Front government in the upcoming assembly election.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:05

This was the largest weekly increase since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, when the national average increased 49 cents in a week, according to GasBuddy. The average price has risen 13.2 cents over the past 10 days, including 2.7 cents on Sunday. In Rhode Island, the average price of gas a year ago was 51 cents lower, averaging at $2.18.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:05

Remainers among the Conservatives signalled that they will not vote against the Bill over the next week but could rebel at later stages. If the legislation passes to its next stage as expected, it will reappear for line-by-line scrutiny during its committee stage in the House of Commons in October.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:06

Trump , after meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday at the White House, told reporters on Air Force One that the deal with Democrats would be "very good". Politico's also hearing that Trump sided with Pelosi and Schumer against Ryan et al. Republican leaders, faced with conservative opposition to raising the debt limit, had hoped to advance a measure that would take the issue off the table until after the 2018 midterm elections.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:06

In India, a senior journalist Gauri Lankesh , known for her criticism of Hindu extremism, has been shot dead at her home in Bengaluru. In 2015, scholar Malleshappa M. The guilty should be brought to book. "This killing fits into a by now familiar pattern of eliminating voices that dare to speak out against the current climate of hate and intolerance by the RSS/BJP", CPM said in a statement.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:05

Senate Republicans hope to add an increase to the government's borrowing limit but Democrats announced on Wednesday that they only support a short-term increase. The House has already drafted a measure and is expected to send it to the Senate this week. Republican leaders, however, are pushing for an extension until after the mid-term elections next November.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:00

Tennessee went ahead for the first time all night on its final touchdown and PAT. The Yellow Jackets began to run between the tackles to pick up consistent yardage. If Jones has an overriding strength as a coach, this may be it. Just to have Bain - a walk-on who works two jobs to help ends meet - eloquently describe the Vols as being cut from a different cloth speaks to these guys' internal makeup and drive.

by | September 06, 2017 | 11:12

Governor Mark Dayton has approved sending 11 soldiers from Minnesota National Guard's 34th Combat Aviation Brigade to support the response efforts. The soldiers will mostly work search-and-rescue missions, spokesman Lt. The soldiers will conduct aviation operations in Texas on two St. Cloud-based CH-47 Chinook helicopters. The Nebraska National Guard has also rescued 44 animals.

by | September 06, 2017 | 11:12

Madonna's 20-year-old daughter, Lourdes , with personal trainer Carlos Manuel Leon , is entering her senior year at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance. Madonna praised the European nation of Portugal over the weekend, and ignited speculation over whether she planned to relocate there. ♥️It is time to conquer the world from a different vantage point!' Madonna captioned her Insta post.

by | September 06, 2017 | 11:05

An investigation showed that the driver of the pick-up truck was under the influence of prescription and illegal drugs, state police said. As of Friday, there have been 529 reported traffic deaths in Virginia, compared to 477 this same date past year.

by | September 06, 2017 | 10:19

The minister said the school will be closed for two weeks to allow investigators to conduct a probe. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . We heard the students in that cubicle screaming and we went there and tried to stop the fire, but it was spreading very fast and so we made a decision to run outside.

by | September 05, 2017 | 21:12

On August 25, the Myanmar Army began an operation following armed assaults on several police posts by hundreds of Rohingya insurgents under the command of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army. "As a result of flood-like arrivals of new refugees, a massive humanitarian crisis is unfolding here", said the prominent Bangladeshi rights campaigner Nur Khan Liton.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:48

He added to the Mail: "I think 10 years ago it was one, two teams that were really good but now we have seven, eight strong teams who have got top players and anyone can beat anyone". His second spell after returning from Juventus was marginally better, with Zidane giving him 26 league appearances over the course of the 2016/17 season.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:40

The North Korean threat and the regional alliance highlighted a meeting here yesterday between the commander of U.S. The two agreed that the US and South Korean presidents would talk on the phone soon to discuss cooperation on measures against North Korean provocation, he said.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:39

Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), North Korea's official news agency, quoted leader Kim Jong-un stating the country's latest drill was "the first step of the military operation of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in the Pacific and a meaningful prelude to containing Guam".

by | September 04, 2017 | 16:59

According to the results announced by the electoral commission before they were nullified, Kenyatta had been declared the victor with 54 percent of the votes. Kenyans now hope the repeat election will help determine who the most preferred candidate is. Last month's election - which included the presidential poll in addition to races at other levels of government - was one of the most expensive ever held in Africa.

by | September 04, 2017 | 16:34

Election results announced last month showed President Uhuru Kenyatta was re-elected with 54 percent of the vote, 1.4 million more votes than opposition candidate Raila Odinga . However, President Uhuru Kenyatta has lashed out at the judges, saying that "six people have decided they will go against the will of the people".

by | September 04, 2017 | 14:42

The video (below) shows Syrian Army tanks and troops, backed up by Russian gunship support, rolling up the last Islamic State positions and defense points en-route to relieve pro-government forces that have been besieged in and around the city for nearly three years.

by | September 04, 2017 | 14:21

It gave new hope to opposition leader Odinga, who had alleged the electronic results of the August 8 balloting were manipulated. "It's a very historic day for the people of Kenya and by extension the people of Africa", Odinga said . "Six people have decided they will go against the will of the people" he said while calling for peace in a country where past elections have triggered deadly violence.