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Author: 0 Trump tweets "be safe" as Hurricane Irma nears

In remarks delivered to the cabinet at the beginning of the meeting, President Trump warned people to "get out of" Hurricane Irma's way. Trump's $US175m Mar-a-Lago estate, famously dubbed the "winter White House", could also take a hit, with Florida's Palm Beach County declaring an official state of emergency.

Global Media China supports United Nations action on North Korea while urging talks
Author: 0 China supports United Nations action on North Korea while urging talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that the two leaders "decisively condemned" North Korean weapons tests. Putin said Pyongyang would not end its nuclear and missile programs because it viewed them as its only means of self-defense. The protesters with chains around their necks locked their bodies onto trucks that blocked the roads to the site; others tied each other with ropes and formed a line to stop the police from ...

Author: 0 Moon presses Putin over North Korea oil supplies

The United States wants the United Nations Security Council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea, ban its exports of textiles and the hiring of North Korean labourers overseas, and subject leader Kim Jong Un to an asset freeze and travel ban, according to a draft resolution seen by Reuters on Wednesday.

Global Media Trump to preside over his 1st 9/11 ceremony as president
Author: 0 Trump to preside over his 1st 9/11 ceremony as president

The September 11th attacks left 2,996 people dead and more than 6,000 others wounded - including 184 at the Pentagon , as well as the five hijackers. There will be a moment of silence at 9:03 a.m., the time United Airlines Flight 175 hit the south tower. Trump and his wife were also paying their respects at a Pentagon ceremony led by Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Gen.

Global Media Trump's Social Media Chief Tweets Wrong Storm Video
Author: 0 Trump's Social Media Chief Tweets Wrong Storm Video

Scavino used to be President Donald Trump's golf caddy as a teenager and eventually became the general manger of the Trump National Golf Club in Westchester before he was appointed to the White House. A Twitter user pointed out that the video actually showed flooding at Mexico City's airport in August. It resurfaced on Twitter Sunday mislabeled as Miami.

Global Media Irma downgraded to Category 4 hurricane, but still 'extremely dangerous'
Author: 0 Irma downgraded to Category 4 hurricane, but still 'extremely dangerous'

Experts anxious that Irma could rake the entire Florida east coast from Miami to Jacksonville and then head into Savannah, Georgia, and the Carolinas, striking highly populated and developed areas. Along the Gulf Coast, two manatees became stranded after Hurricane Irma sucked the water out of Sarasota Bay, in Florida's Manatee County. The 79 degree (26 Celsius) water that hurricanes need went about 250 feet (80 metres) deep, said Jeff Masters, meteorology director of the private forecasting ...

Global Media Racist heckler confuses Sikh man for Muslim during unhinged Sharia law rant
Author: 0 Racist heckler confuses Sikh man for Muslim during unhinged Sharia law rant

Singh was speaking to supporters at one of his " JagMeet and Greet " outreach events on Wednesday, when he was accosted by a woman spewing Islamophobic comments. It's not a problem, we can deal with it". In a situation where many restrained, harmonious people would find their tolerance tested, Singh stayed calm and addressed his audience with a message of love.

Global Media Evacuees Trying to Leave Florida Before Hurricane Irma Complain of Outrageous Airfares
Author: 0 Evacuees Trying to Leave Florida Before Hurricane Irma Complain of Outrageous Airfares

As of Thursday afternoon, American Airlines , which has a hub in Miami , had already canceled more than 2,000 flights in and out of Florida , with more cancellations possible. "My daughter is so scared she was willing to spend her savings to get me there". The North Carolina attorney generals office says price gouging laws are in effect, and to incorporate airline tickets.

Global Media Polish Death Metal Band Decapitated Arrested on Kidnapping Charges
Author: 0 Polish Death Metal Band Decapitated Arrested on Kidnapping Charges

Death metal group Decapitated have been arrested in LA after being accused of holding a woman against her will following a gig in Washington State . This is a developing story. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office apprehended the four band members - Michal Lysejko, Waclaw J. Kieltyka, Rafal Piotrowski and Hubert Wiecek, all Polish nationals - without incident on behalf of the Spokane police department.

Author: 0 Potential for flooding in coastal areas as high winds hit

Parts of Britain will be buffeted by winds of up to 70mph this week. Although the forecast looks quieter for the rest of Monday, Sky News weather presenter Isobel Lang said "wild and windy" conditions are set to return on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Global Media Liberals revoke Plecas's party membership
Author: 0 Liberals revoke Plecas's party membership

Liberal colleagues. Interim Liberal Leader Rich Coleman said Friday that Plecas betrayed his own party and effectively joined the NDP by accepting the Speaker's post. "Darryl's willingness to stand for Speaker is an encouraging sign that the MLAs of all parties will be able to work together in a productive, collaborative session.

Author: 0 Japan, South Korea push Putin over Pyongyang sanctions

South Korea and the United States on Thursday completed the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system to counter North Korean threats, sparking demonstrations by residents and a diplomatic protest from Beijing. Despite hundreds of local residents protesting against the government's decision to temporarily deploy four additional THAAD launchers in Seonju County, some 300 kilometers south of Seoul, the deployment went as scheduled.

Global Media US adds final pieces to South Korean missile-defense system amid protests
Author: 0 US adds final pieces to South Korean missile-defense system amid protests

After negotiating late into Sunday evening with China , the US has submitted a proposed sanctions resolution against North Korea, crafted as a response to the North's sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date. On Thursday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the security council should "make further responses" but didn't elaborate. "The North Koreans love to put on a big show for their big national holiday", Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the US -based Center for the ...

Global Media NPFL 2017 : Plateau Utd crowned champions after 2-0 victory over Rangers
Author: 0 NPFL 2017 : Plateau Utd crowned champions after 2-0 victory over Rangers

Having previously been relegated to the Nigeria National League, Plateau returned to the NPFL in 2015 and are now battling to win their first major trophy after their Federation Cup win in 1999. The game against Rangers is like a cup final for us and we are taking it very seriously. Akwa United missed out on a top 3 finish despite thrashing Kano Pillars 3-nil.

Global Media Fresno State at Alabama
Author: 0 Fresno State at Alabama

Atlantic 14: Freshman Jonathan Taylor ran for 223 yards and three touchdowns, and Alex Hornibrook threw for 201 yards and a score for the host Badgers (2-0), who wore down the Owls (0-2) despite some middling play in the middle of the game.

Global Media Shopian gunfight ends, two militants killed, one arrested
Author: 0 Shopian gunfight ends, two militants killed, one arrested

The fire was retaliated, ensuing an encounter. On Saturday, the militants had fired at an army vehicle in Barbugh . According to the official, as the encounter was going on, reinforcement was rushed to the area to tighten the siege and prevent the militants from escaping.

Global Media IL residents and leaders should support legal status for DACA immigrants
Author: 0 IL residents and leaders should support legal status for DACA immigrants

Major requirements to qualify for DACA, but that don't guarantee approval, include coming to the United States before an immigrant's 16th birthday; having completed high school, a general education development diploma, having been honorably discharged from the armed forces or enrolled in school; or not having been convicted of a felony or serious misdemeanors, or three or more misdemeanors.

Global Media Govt plans to mandate linking of Aadhaar with SIM by Feb 2018
Author: 0 Govt plans to mandate linking of Aadhaar with SIM by Feb 2018

The licensee shall verfiy the code from the subscribe so as to confirm that the SIM card of mobile connection is physically available with the subscriber. This means that only 25% of phone users have linked their Aadhaar with SIM cards , and 75% of those who haven't, face the risk of being disconnected.

Global Media Germany suggested Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis
Author: 0 Germany suggested Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis

Another Foreign Office source reportedly backed up the idea, stating, "For them to have done this entirely on their own stretches the bounds of credulity". Merkel's comments come as Washington has formally requested a Monday vote on tough new sanctions for Pyongyang at the UN Security Council. British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson confirmed to Members of Parliament last week that the United Kingdom has already launched an investigation into the advancements of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons ...