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Author: 0 North Korea did not respond to U.S. bomber flight on Saturday: NIS

Tensions have been rising between the USA and North Korea , with dictator Kim's accelerating weapons program culminating in his country's sixth and most powerful nuclear test earlier this month. mainland inevitable", North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told the UN General Assembly on Saturday. "The UN charter stipulates individual member states rights to self-defense...

Global Media Indonesia's economic growth to reach 5.1 pct this year: ADB
Author: 0 Indonesia's economic growth to reach 5.1 pct this year: ADB

The domestic economy expanded 6.4 percent in the first half of 2017, moderating from seven percent in the same period a year ago. "Indian growth moderated in the first quarter of the current fiscal year due to lingering effects from demonetisation and transitory challenges related to the new Goods and Services Tax (GST ) regime".

Global Media Pierre League of Women Voters Group Holding Voter Registration Day Event
Author: 0 Pierre League of Women Voters Group Holding Voter Registration Day Event

Blue Earth County Elections is reminding residents to register to vote as Tuesday marks National Voter Registration Day for 2017. Although national elections garner plenty of attention, Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams said the November 7 ballot should catch voters' attention because it involves school board races, tax measures and other local issues.

Global Media Disgraced ex-US Congressman sentenced to 21 months in sexting case
Author: 0 Disgraced ex-US Congressman sentenced to 21 months in sexting case

September 25: A federal judge sentences Weiner to 21 months in prison, orders him to report to prison in November. The issues surrounding the life and career of former Congressional Representative Anthony Weiner seem to have come to an end with his sentencing to a prison term for sexting a minor on a number of different occasions.

Global Media Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric auto
Author: 0 Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric auto

While rumours of a Dyson auto have swirled for years, the biggest piece of evidence came in early 2016 when a National Infrastructure Delivery Plan claimed that the United Kingdom government was funding the development of a "new battery electric vehicle ", however the associated document was later amended to remove all references to electric vehicles.

Global Media Spanish Civil Guards close 140 pro-Catalan referendum websites
Author: 0 Spanish Civil Guards close 140 pro-Catalan referendum websites

Spain's Catalonia region is preparing for a landmark referendum for independence within days. "Overall, referendums in recent years have not been good news for a currency. Key members of the team organising the vote have been put under official investigation for disobedience, malfeasance and embezzlement of public funds.

Global Media Saudi government says it will allow women to drive
Author: 0 Saudi government says it will allow women to drive

He told the New York Times that he paired King Faisal and Yoda as they were both intelligent and because Yoda's green skin and lightsaber match the green of the Saudi flag. But despite celebrating the success for female drivers, she said the fight for equality was far from over. The following is the text of the royal decree issued by Saudi King Salman regarding women being allowed to drive, as translated from the Arabic version carried on the state-run Saudi Press Agency .

Global Media We're winning battle to curb oil glut, says OPEC
Author: 0 We're winning battle to curb oil glut, says OPEC

Moreover, investors positively reacted to results of the meeting of the OPEC and non-OPEC Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee held on September 22 in Vienna. In terms of our core principles of equity, fairness and transparency, could we have achieved all these remarkable feats without the over-performance of some participating countries? No! In other words, the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) is very close to reaching its target for stockpiles, at least in the ...

Global Media Evacuations as fire rages along California freeway (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Author: 0 Evacuations as fire rages along California freeway (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

More than 300 firefighters have been working to battle the flames with helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft dropping water to stop its advance. As of 2 a.m. CHP was asking people to avoid the eastbound 91 Freeway. Late Monday, officials said the blaze had damaged one home in the Dominguez Ranch area and burned a big rig.

Global Media Surgical strikes were a message to Pakistan, says Army chief
Author: 0 Surgical strikes were a message to Pakistan, says Army chief

The intrusion by Pakistan's BAT took place a day after India's Army chief Bipin Rawat warned Pakistan of another surgical strike seeking to send a stern message to Pakistan. The surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the LoC were conducted on the intervening night of 28th and 29th September past year, following a militant attack on Uri Army camp that killed 19 soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir.

Global Media Christian Benteke to miss next six weeks
Author: 0 Christian Benteke to miss next six weeks

Christian Benteke has been ruled out for at least six weeks after damaging knee ligaments against Manchester City on Saturday. A 5-0 thrashing left the Eagles without a point - or a goal - from six games and, with Manchester United and Chelsea their next two opponents, it would not be a surprise to see signs of panic at Selhurst Park.

Global Media Forecast: Seasonal temps and rain moving into the area
Author: 0 Forecast: Seasonal temps and rain moving into the area

Showers and thunderstorms move in gradually from the west this afternoon. Heat index is at 102 degrees with East Northeast winds of 10-15 miles per hour. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Tuesday night - Partly cloudy with a low around 50. Highs are forecast to be 66 on Tuesday , about 70 on Wednesday , 75 on Thursday , 69 on Friday and Saturday and 73 on Sunday .

Global Media Officer shot inside Malacañang Park
Author: 0 Officer shot inside Malacañang Park

DZMM radio reported one person had been wounded. An officer in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's security guard unit has been shot dead inside the presidential compound in the capital, Manila, officials say . "It's being investigated and the nature of the situation needs to be clarified", Abella said. "Let this be sufficient at this stage", he said. "It is a matter of concern".

Author: 0 Police still searching for Montgomery County shooting suspect

After twice shooting the victim, Feldman allegedly tried to fire several more shots that misfired. Tips on his whereabouts can also be called into Montgomery County detectives, 610-278-3368 and Limerick Township police, 610-495-7909. He asked for "Becca" and inquired, "How is she doing?" That's when authorities say he pulled a gun from his pocket and shot her twice. When reached on that cell-phone, Feldman insisted on talking to his ex-girlfriend.

Global Media Swarm of earthquakes rock Mexico days after 7.1 magnitude tremor killed hundreds
Author: 0 Swarm of earthquakes rock Mexico days after 7.1 magnitude tremor killed hundreds

At least 298 people were killed and entire communities were left in ruin with rescue operations still under way to save dozens feared trapped under rubble. In the wake of 1985's massively costly quake, the country's dominant political party was left fragmented, paving the way for a more modern civil society with meaningful building codes, worker protections, and the like.

Global Media German IFO Business Climate Index Pulls Back in September
Author: 0 German IFO Business Climate Index Pulls Back in September

The Munich-based Ifo institute's closely-watched business confidence index fell to 115.2 points this month, a 0.7-point drop compared with August and short of predictions from analysts surveyed by Factset. It is a composite index based on a survey of manufacturers, builders, wholesalers and retailers. Stephen Brown, an economist at Capital Economics , said that a more likely cause of the decline is the recent strength of the euro, rather than political uncertainty.

Global Media White House Defends Trump Calling NFL Protesters 'Son of a B***h'
Author: 0 White House Defends Trump Calling NFL Protesters 'Son of a B***h'

She also rejected any notion that race plays a factor in the President's focus on this issue despite Colin Kaepernick and other players saying they took a knee to protest police brutality toward minorities and other racial inequalities. Asked about a rally in which Trump referred to black athletes protesting police brutality as "sons of bitches" who should be fired , Sanders clarified that the President is not "against" anything, especially not the first amendment or black people.