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Global Media Tillerson 'wasting his time' trying to pursue negotiations with North Korea
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Mr Tillerson, while in China, said on Saturday the United States is maintaining direct channels of communications with North Korea and probing the North's willingness to talk. The State Department said North Korea had shown no interest in dialogue. President Donald Trump signaled Sunday that he does not believe that attempts at direct communications with North Korea are worth the effort despite escalating tensions between Washington and Pyongyang.

Global Media S. Korea on high alert against NK provocations during holiday
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The comments came after Tillerson told reporters in Beijing on Saturday that the USA has a direct line of communication open with Pyongyang over North Korea's nuclear tests . On Saturday in Beijing, Tillerson spoke of peaceful denuclearization of North Korea and offered assurances that the U.S.is not trying to topple Kim's regime .

Global Media President Xi meets U.S. secretary of state
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While Tillerson affirmed that the USA would not recognize North Korea as a nuclear power, he also said the Trump administration had no intention of trying to oust Kim. "We do talk to them", he said, without elaborating. Kim responded by saying he would "tame the mentally deranged US dotard with fire". The US Secretary of State suggested the key to easing diplomatic tensions was putting an end to Mr Kim's missile tests.

Global Media Flash Flood Watch Issued For USVI And Puerto Rico Through Sunday
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NC Guard soldiers assigned to the 105th Engineer Battalion "Task Force Rhino", headquartered in Raeford, will have their advance team depart sometime this weekend with the remainder of the unit deploying next week. Friday before the National Association of Manufacturers. The Mississippi Army and Air National Guard will spend 32 days on St. Thomas and St. Croix.

Global Media Puerto Rico public schools may not reopen for weeks
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Duke arrived in Puerto Rico on Friday for a previously scheduled trip, joining Governor Ricardo Rossello for an aerial tour of the island. His administration has tried in recent days to combat the perception that he failed to quickly grasp the magnitude of Maria's destruction and has given the USA commonwealth less attention than he'd bestowed on states hit by Harvey and Irma.

Global Media In Saudi Arabia, a win for women
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The move is expected to help the economy by increasing women's participation in the workplace. Early projections estimated the shale gas intake of the Waad Al Shamal mining complex and power plant being built for Saudi mining firm Ma'aden would be 200 million cubic feet per day by 2018.

Global Media Trump discrediting himself with Puerto Rico relief efforts
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Trump is set to visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday. "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help." the president tweeted. "We have done a great job with the nearly impossible situation in Puerto Rico", he wrote . "I smiled. Really, I have no time for small politics or for comments that really don't add to the situation here", she said.

Global Media South Africa turn the heat on Bangladesh
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Mominul, who had only one wicket in his Test career before this game, claimed his second wicket of the match. Mominul did not ask for a review of the lbw but replays showed he should have went upstairs as the ball was missing leg stump. "We are not in the back foot yet", said Liton. Luckily we have got guys in the reserve tank, I will be bringing my bowling spikes tomorrow as well.

Global Media Flights Resume to Puerto Rico
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The director of the San Juan airport says now 21 emergency generators run skeleton services there. Relief efforts are under way, however the road to recovery will be long. "I wish we were in a better position, but we are limited by the gravity of the situation", Rosello said. "Our aviation, port, police and emergency management staff will bring a wealth of critical expertise in their fields to help their counterparts and residents in the Commonwealth as they recover from this tragic event".

Global Media Lonzo Ball Debuts, Lakers Lose Preseason Opener
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Magic Johnson was sitting courtside waiving to fans and signing autographs - but not as many as LaVar Ball , who had a massive line of people wanting selfies with him. And Ball released not one, but two generations of his signature shoe. Walton's takeaway was that Ball needs to shoot more - take shots that are there, rather than pass up shots too often to look for teammates.

Global Media U.S. and North Korea are in 'contact' say American government
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Trump has vacillated between direct personal attacks on the North Korean leader and a willingness to negotiate. "We ask, 'Would you like to talk?' We have lines of communications to Pyongyang-we're not in a dark situation, a blackout", Tillerson told reporters during a trip to China .

Global Media New York Giants vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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PT/4:05 p.m. ET, FOX, DirecTV). The Giants running game is a dismal 29 in the league with only 146 total yards in 3 games, and the offensive line might be among the league's worst. Howard. Jameis Winston: Winston threw three interceptions last week against the Vikings. The one thing he will need to do better than he did before is getting rid of the ball quicker.

Global Media Macklemore performs at NRL Grand Final
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He said: "I'm getting a lot of tweets from angry, old white dudes in Australia..." In response to her father's criticism of Macklemore , Frances Abbott penned an essay to Instagram noting Macklemore's performance during one of Australia's most-watched events "is what we need right now".

Global Media Muharram: Youm-e-Ashura observed with due solemnity
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The authorities Sunday imposed strict restrictions in 13 police stations to foil the 10th Muharram procession of the Shia Muslims . The Sunni community also observed Muharram. Shiite pilgrims gather around the holy shrine of Imam Hussein during the Muslim month of Muharram, in Karbala, south of Baghdad, Iraq, on Saturday.

Global Media Saudi Man Arrested for Threatening Women Who Drive
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Sixty six years ago, a judge granted one woman a license to drive in Saudi Arabia. With King Salman's decree granting driving licenses for women in Saudi Arabia, a new condition of driving and owning a vehicle is expected to be included as the fourth prominent provision in marriage contracts starting this week.

Global Media Man armed with knife stabs two people to death in France
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Anti=terror prosecutors have opened an investigation into the killings it said were linked to a "terrorist organisation", as well as the "attempted killing of a public official". The incident came only days after the Islamic State group released a recording of what it said was its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urging his followers to strike their enemies in the West.

Global Media As Brexit pressures mount, UK PM rallies her party
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He also challenged Mrs May over the foreign secretary's recent activities, demanding to know if Mr Johnson was "unsackable", a question that remained unanswered. The row around MR Johnson comes as Mrs May attempted to appeal to young voters hours before the conference as she vowed to freeze tuition fees, raise the repayment threshold and expand Help To Buy schemes.