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Global Media Graydon Carter to Step Down as Vanity Fair Editor After 25 Years
Author: 0 Graydon Carter to Step Down as Vanity Fair Editor After 25 Years

Vanity Fair was the first to unveil the identity of the Watergate source "Deep Throat", and also published a controversial nude photo of pregnant actress Demi Moore. Among the magazine's pranks was to mail checks of smaller and smaller quantities to celebrities and wait to see who was avaricious enough to cash them; Mr.

Global Media Israel Hits Syrian Target Reportedly Tied to Chemical Weapons
Author: 0 Israel Hits Syrian Target Reportedly Tied to Chemical Weapons

Security Council protesting at Israel's "aggression" and saying anyone who attacked Syrian military sites was supporting terrorism, Syrian state TV reported. Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad is meant to have destroyed all chemical weapons under a deal agreed with the worldwide community in 2013. The SSRC oversees advanced missile production and remaining stockpiles of chemical weapons , including sarin gas.

Global Media Amazon Sets Bold Plan For Second Headquarters
Author: 0 Amazon Sets Bold Plan For Second Headquarters

Amazon was founded in Seattle in 1994, and is still headquartered in the Emerald City. The company said it is seeking 500,000 square feet for phase one of the project, and a roughly 100 acre site for phase two. Bids are due on October 19 and Amazon will select a location sometime next year. Other possibilities, including a Widett Circle redevelopment or a development after the Massachusetts Turnpike is straightened in Brighton, may not fit with Amazon's aggressive timeline.

Global Media Georgia orders compulsory evacuation of coast as Irma roars closer
Author: 0 Georgia orders compulsory evacuation of coast as Irma roars closer

Students at coastal colleges in Georgia have begun evacuating ahead of a potential Irma landfall. Florida isn't the only state preparing for Hurricane Irma . One orders nursing homes and hospitals in seven counties on or near the coast to evacuate. "It is not too soon to get ready", Cooper said Wednesday.

Global Media SpaceX to launch a secret spy craft mission for the US Military
Author: 0 SpaceX to launch a secret spy craft mission for the US Military

About 2.5 minutes into the flight, the Falcon 9's two stages separated. Boeing houses and prepares the X-37B spaceplanes for launch inside former space shuttle hangars near the space center's huge Vehicle Assembly Building. By comparison, Nasa's retired space shuttles were 122ft long with a 78ft wingspan. SpaceX launches have become something of a routine over the past year or so, but if you think there's nothing interesting about yet another launch being carried out by Elon ...

Global Media Uganda coach Basena writes off Ghana's World Cup chances
Author: 0 Uganda coach Basena writes off Ghana's World Cup chances

In June Egypt's Sports Minister Khaled Abdel-Aziz said that some 70,000 Egyptian fans would be allowed to attend the at-home qualifier against Uganda which will be played at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium on 5 September. Axel Meye and recent Southampton recruit Mario Lemina scored within 10 minutes during the first half for the Gabonese, who crumbled 3-0 at home to the Ivorians three days ago.

Global Media Two new hurricanes form in the Atlantic
Author: 0 Two new hurricanes form in the Atlantic

It's now about 1,040 miles east of the Lesser Antilles, a collection of islands in the Caribbean Sea. It is the 11th named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season . Glenn said. By Sunday morning, Irma is forecast to be just south of the Florida Keys, still as a Category 4 storm, putting Florida in the crosshairs.

Global Media Trump sides with Democrats on debt, budget over GOP objections
Author: 0 Trump sides with Democrats on debt, budget over GOP objections

In June, Trump taunted Pelosi, saying that if she was forced out of her position as Democratic leader it "would be very bad for the Republican Party". "We had a very good meeting, we essentially came to a deal and I think the deal will be very good ", he said while travelling to North Dakota for an event on tax reform on Wednesday.

Global Media Putin: Trump is 'Not My Bride and I'm Not His Groom'
Author: 0 Putin: Trump is 'Not My Bride and I'm Not His Groom'

The comments came during a news conference at an economic summit in the Chinese city of Xiamen . Yesterday, Putin said that Russian Federation sends only 40,000 tons of oil and petrochemicals per quarter to North Korea , which, compared to exports of over 400 million tons of oil and petrochemicals to the global market , is "as good as nothing".

Author: 0 US Seals Train SKorean Team to Kill Kim in Case of War

In a Skype conversation from Australia, Mr. Hayes said that "what worries me is that the American government may not understand that this will not work". The draft calls for a resumption of long-stalled six-party talks between North Korea and the U.S., Russia, China, South Korea and Japan with the goal of denuclearizing the Korean peninsula.

Global Media China salami slicing territory: Bipin Rawat
Author: 0 China salami slicing territory: Bipin Rawat

Gen Rawat said India may dominate the air but finally war will be won when the Army ensures the territorial integrity of the nation. India and China have also fought once since then. The Press Trust of India news agency quoted Rawat's remarks at a seminar organized by the Center for Land Warfare Studies, a New Delhi-based think tank.

Global Media Trump and Australian prime minister hold 'very constructive' call on N.Korea
Author: 0 Trump and Australian prime minister hold 'very constructive' call on N.Korea

The rocket scientist who could trigger World War III was reportedly "plucked" out of nowhere by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un after spotting a mistake in a previous launch five years ago. They said it was time for the global community to exert maximum diplomatic and economic pressure, and that the can cannot be kicked down the road. "North Korea is not to China what Cuba was to the Soviet Union or what East Germany was to the Soviet Union".

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Jose Forms Behind Irma

However, Hurricane Irma's story is still being written. The cone of uncertainty does include the Leeward Islands , which is now being impacted by Category 5 Hurricane Irma . The area of tropical-storm-force winds extends 45 miles from Katia's center. Over the next several days it will move west-northwestward and possibly hit the far northeastern Caribbean islands.

Global Media Brazil formally charges two ex-presidents in Petrobras graft
Author: 0 Brazil formally charges two ex-presidents in Petrobras graft

The prosecution based on testimonies of Marcelo Odebrecht, head of construction company Odebrecht, accused the two former Presidents of heading a scheme to favour the Workers' Party and embezzle money from oil giant Petrobras . She was impeached and forced out of office on charges of illegally managing the federal budget in 2016.The charges are part of a massive corruption probe into whether the politicians in question inflated state contracts in order to skim funds from Petrobras.

Global Media Cruises canceled as Hurricane Irma menaces Caribbean
Author: 0 Cruises canceled as Hurricane Irma menaces Caribbean

Irma is just the fifth Atlantic hurricane to have maximum sustained winds of 295 kph or greater, according to Phil Klotzbach, a tropical scientist at Colorado State University quoted by the Weather Channel . A state of emergency has been declared in all of Florida's 67 counties. She is concerned that the federal government may provide significantly fewer resources for Puerto Rico's low income residents than it has for residents of Texas after Hurricane Harvey , especially if ...

Global Media USA seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong
Author: 0 USA seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong

Haley said on Monday that the United States was seeking a vote on the new sanctions on September 11. It was not known if China would support the tough new moves against Pyongyang. Thousands of USA soldiers are stationed in South Korea and Japan. The Aug. 5 resolution capped the number of North Koreans working overseas at the current level.

Global Media North Korea is 'begging for war' says the US
Author: 0 North Korea is 'begging for war' says the US

The two leaders also agreed to remove the limit on the payload of South Korean missiles . "Myself and President Putin share a view that North Korea has gone the wrong way with its nuclear and missile program and that easing tension on the Korean Peninsula is an urgent issue", Moon said during the news conference.