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Global Media Tillerson says USA having direct talks with North Korea
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In another tweet Sunday, Mr. Trump encouraged Tillerson to "save your energy", adding "we'll do what has to be done!" "We have a couple, three, channels open to Pyongyang; we can talk to them; we do talk to them", Tillerson said. "We're not in a dark situation, a blackout", Tillerson told reporters during a visit to China. "Trump rejects dialogue with North Korea ", reported The Wall Street Journal.

Global Media Why The Kurdish Referendum Is Part Of Barzani's Wider Strategy
Author: 0 Why The Kurdish Referendum Is Part Of Barzani's Wider Strategy

In 2014 the pesh merga fighters seized the city of Kirkuk, an oil-rich multi-ethnic city that is home to Arabs, Kurds and Turkmens, and provides Kurdistan its single biggest source of revenue. Turkey has threatened to send troops into the area to suppress the Kurds. Iraq , on Monday, authorised foreigners stranded in Iraqi Kurdistan after an worldwide flight ban to leave the country via Baghdad despite not having a federal visa.

Global Media US Is Seeking Dialogue With North Korea:
Author: 0 US Is Seeking Dialogue With North Korea: "We Do Talk to Them"

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the United States is keeping the hand on the Pyongyang's pulse. US President Donald Trump has said he will never allow that to happen. "China and Russian Federation hold the latter view", China's state-run Global Times newspaper said in an editorial. Speaking to journalists during a trip to China, Tillerson said that the two countries had been in communication over the North's missile programme, adding that the USA was "probing".

Global Media Nawaz to appear in accountability court today, face indictment proceeding
Author: 0 Nawaz to appear in accountability court today, face indictment proceeding

Former Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif has arrived Islamabad to appear in accountability court for indictment proceedings in three NAB references. While speaking to the media, PML-N lawyer Khawaja Haris said, "Nawaz Sharif's children have no problem with appearing in court; they have been unable to do so as their mother is ill and they are all in London".

Global Media Thousands demand change to Ireland abortion law
Author: 0 Thousands demand change to Ireland abortion law

But anti-abortion activists were also out making their voices heard on the streets. This amendment, introduced in 1983 and up to equal the life of the mother and the fetus, and is integrated in the Constitution of the country with a strong catholic tradition, a total ban on abortion.

Global Media Las Vegas police report active shooter situation
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A country music festival called the Route 91 Harvest Festival was taking place in the vicinity. One Twitter user reported that the Mandalay was on lockdown. The shooting was reported during the Route 91 Harvest Festival, an open-air country concert, on the Las Vegas Strip. Police were investigating at least three locations, according to scanner reports.

Global Media Civilians killed in India, Pakistan firings on Kashmir LoC
Author: 0 Civilians killed in India, Pakistan firings on Kashmir LoC

Three civilians have been injured in the exchange of fires. The heavy cross-border firing started around 0650 hours, triggering panic among border residents. Defence Ministry sources said that the Indian military has been retaliating strongly and effectively. In another development, security forces along the border foiled an infiltration bid in Keran sector that led to the killing of an infiltrator.

Global Media Spanish police storm polling stations to block Catalan vote
Author: 0 Spanish police storm polling stations to block Catalan vote

Police have seized ballot papers at polling stations and fired rubber bullets during protests in Barcelona . On September 6, the Catalan regional parliament approved a referendum on independence, agreeing the question on the ballot paper would read: "Do you want Catalonia to become an independent state in the form of a republic?".

Global Media 'Straight to Hell': 'Hamilton' Writer Slams Trump for PR Criticism
Author: 0 'Straight to Hell': 'Hamilton' Writer Slams Trump for PR Criticism

The mayor of San Juan , the capital and largest city, responded to a Trump cabinet official who said that the USA response to the devastation after Hurricane Maria has been a "good news story". The President is spending the weekend at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey. "The Mayor of San Juan , who was very complimentary only a few days ago, has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump ", the president tweeted.

Global Media Gutierrez Visits Puerto Rico & Chicagoans Protest Trump Administration's Response
Author: 0 Gutierrez Visits Puerto Rico & Chicagoans Protest Trump Administration's Response

Puerto Rico suffered a glancing blow from Hurricane Irma a week before Maria slammed into the U.S. commonwealth last Wednesday as a monstrous Category 4 storm that claimed at least 16 lives and knocked out power, water and communications. President Donald Trump cleared the way for more supplies to head to Puerto Rico by issuing a 10-day waiver of federal restrictions on foreign ships delivering cargo to the island.

Global Media Jagmeet Singh wins federal NDP leadership on first ballot
Author: 0 Jagmeet Singh wins federal NDP leadership on first ballot

He easily outstripped his three rivals: northern Ontario MP Charlie Angus , Manitoba MP Niki Ashton and Quebec MP Guy Caron. "Thank you, New Democrats". He now has the hard task of rebuilding the party that lost 59 seats in the 2015 election. He will replace charismatic Thomas Mulcair as the leader of the party.

Global Media U.S. in direct communication with North Korea - Rex Tillerson
Author: 0 U.S. in direct communication with North Korea - Rex Tillerson

While Tillerson affirmed that the US would not recognize North Korea as a nuclear power, he also said the Trump administration had no intention of trying to oust Kim. The measures were in accordance with United Nations sanctions that were approved earlier in September after North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear bomb - a test that triggered an quake felt across the border in China.

Global Media Women plead not guilty to murder of Kim Jong Un's sibling
Author: 0 Women plead not guilty to murder of Kim Jong Un's sibling

The two were jointly charged with causing the death of Jong-nam, the exiled half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 on February 13 by smearing his face with VX, a chemical the United Nations describes as a weapon of mass destruction.