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Global Media UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson refuses to resign
Author: 0 UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson refuses to resign

Mr Johnson is due to see Mrs May for the first time since his Telegraph article as the pair attend the United Nations General Assembly in NY. The Prime Minister has played down concerns that Johnson is seeking to influence her set-piece speech on Brexit, which she will deliver in Florence on Friday.

Author: 0 Mattis hints at United States military options for North Korea

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Sunday that if diplomatic measures with North Korea continue to fail, Mattis is ready to " take care " of the situation. Mattis discussed several aspects of the North Korea crisis in an impromptu exchange with reporters at the Pentagon, including the effect of global economic sanctions and diplomatic pressure on North Korea.

Global Media Russian Federation interfered in election, says Trump's pick for Moscow envoy
Author: 0 Russian Federation interfered in election, says Trump's pick for Moscow envoy

John Huntsman told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee . In June he called it "a big Dem HOAX!" and later said "it could well have been other countries" that hacked the Democratic National Committee. A former Republican presidential candidate, Huntsman has served the past five American presidents, including as President Barack Obama's Ambassador to China.

Global Media Maria 'rapidly intensifies' to major hurricane
Author: 0 Maria 'rapidly intensifies' to major hurricane

Kitts and Antigua. Tropical storm Norma, meanwhile, was expected to weaken into a tropical depression by late Monday or Tuesday , the hurricane centre said . Other coastal areas extending from NY to the North Shore of MA are under a tropical storm watch . Forecasters upgraded Tropical Storm Maria to a hurricane Sunday as the storm heads toward the Leeward Islands.

Global Media German Far-Right Party Calls For Merkel To Be Punished
Author: 0 German Far-Right Party Calls For Merkel To Be Punished

Germany's clout in the European Union has grown since Merkel was first elected in 2005 and waxed even further in the wake of the twin shocks of 2016: Brexit and Trump's election president. Hoffmann says this changed: "Martin Schulz wasn't able to give voters the feeling that he really himself believes he would be a better chancellor than Merkel".

Author: 0 Trump And Seoul Talk 'Rocket Man,' Vowing More Pressure On North Korea

Asked about Trump's description of Kim, national security adviser H.R. McMaster said "Rocket Man" was "a new one and I think maybe for the president". Those sanctions went after North Korea's oil and textile industries, seeking to deal a severe economic blow by significantly cutting the number of imports other countries would receive from the North.

Global Media Complaint to Hobby Lobby over 'insensitive' cotton plant fall decor goes viral
Author: 0 Complaint to Hobby Lobby over 'insensitive' cotton plant fall decor goes viral

A commodity which was gained at the expense of African-American slaves". A little sensitivity goes a long way. By Monday evening, the photo had been shared more than 18,000 times and had 195,000 comments. Several commenters said they did not find the display offensive, while some called the complaint "ridiculous". "I decorate with it throughout my house and what your implying here has never crossed my mind till you brought it to my attention...

Global Media Netanyahu holds first official meeting with Egypt's al-Sissi
Author: 0 Netanyahu holds first official meeting with Egypt's al-Sissi

Wagner Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy think tank - said of the event, which took place on the sidelines of the 72nd UN General Assembly session. Addressing the Israelis, Sisi said: "We have an excellent experience in Egypt in peace with you for longer than 40 years". Monday's public sit-down in New York City between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was a manifestation of increasingly close Jerusalem-Cairo ...

Global Media Russian helicopter fires at spectators during military exercise
Author: 0 Russian helicopter fires at spectators during military exercise

The Russian military says its warships have test-fired cruise missiles in an exercise that comes along with weeklong war games held by Russia and Belarus. Some reports noted two people were injured. "No incidents involving army aviation happened in playing an episode of practical actions during the Zapad 2017 strategic exercise on September 18", said the Western Military District press service, which is affiliated with the Defense Ministry.

Global Media VENEZUELA: Government Rebuffs Trump Meeting With Latin American Leaders
Author: 0 VENEZUELA: Government Rebuffs Trump Meeting With Latin American Leaders

President Donald Trump surprised the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday when he remarked that the collapsing regime in Venezuela was not due to the poor implementation of socialism, but rather its successful implementation. But he did not repeat an earlier threat to consider military options to pressure Venezuela, a day after dining with the leaders of four Latin American countries who made clear they would not support such action.

Global Media Georgia utilities say power restored to nearly 95 percent of customers
Author: 0 Georgia utilities say power restored to nearly 95 percent of customers

Statewide, 6,436 customers remain without power due to 811 outages. By county, 3,470 customers in Sarasota, 1,770 in Manatee and and 1,020 in Charlotte remained powerless, out of FPL's customer base of 562,800 here. That lowered to 39,780 the number of homes and businesses still without power following Hurricane Irma , or about 13 percent of the FP&L local customers.

Global Media PM Abbasi arrives in NY for UNGA
Author: 0 PM Abbasi arrives in NY for UNGA

Extraordinary security arrangements have been put in place in around the UN Headquarters in NY ahead of the high-level session in which US President Donald Trump will deliver his maiden speech at the United Nations on Tuesday. The US is traditionally the second speaker on the opening day of the General Debate, after Brazil. He will also have extensive interaction with the global media.

Global Media Nikki Haley, usually a UN star, steps aside this week for Trump
Author: 0 Nikki Haley, usually a UN star, steps aside this week for Trump

SHAPIRO: Well, speaking of the script, briefly give us a preview of what he's expected to say in his address tomorrow. "Not again. Make the United Nations great". He also pointed out "there is a very significant degree of continuity" between the strategies of the Obama administration and that of the Donald Trump administration on North Korea.

Global Media US Fighter Jets Buzz Border with N.Korea
Author: 0 US Fighter Jets Buzz Border with N.Korea

SEOUL - North Korea's oil prices and exchange rates have shown no changes despite its nuclear and missile tests and the global community's sanctions, a US broadcaster reported Tuesday, citing a western diplomat stationed in Pyongyang. Whatever happens, Trump's constant, aggressive tweets are putting the U.S.in danger. If an exchange of arms is inevitable, it is essential that the USA not strike first.

Global Media Walker signs Foxconn bill despite fervent opposition from Democrats
Author: 0 Walker signs Foxconn bill despite fervent opposition from Democrats

The state will also not require Foxconn to pay $150 million in sales taxes, making the total subsidy approximately $3 billion. Foxconn Technology Group is the world's largest electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider with annual revenues exceeding $141 billion past year and a global workforce of approximately one million employees.

Author: 0 Netanyahu ahead of his meeting with Trump

President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed optimism on Monday that their partnership could lead to a peace accord between Israel and the PA. "That we say that the Zionist regime will not see 25 years later doesn't mean that it will certainly survive for 25 years", he said according to the semi-official Fars News Agency.