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[Editorial] Tillerson's remarks underscore need to maintain dialogue with North Korea

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United States' Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that the U.S. was directly communicating with North Korea , although, he said, Pyongyang did not seem like it was interested in dialogue. USA officials say Beijing appears increasingly willing to cut ties to North Korea's economy by adopting United Nations sanctions , after long accounting for some 90 percent of its neighbor's foreign trade. Read More »

Cardinals lose linebacker Markus Golden for season with ACL tear

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Golden suffered the injury during a play 2 1/2 minutes into overtime and appeared to be in considerable pain after the play, although he eventually walked off the field on his own. Arizona's offensive line, which has allowed six sacks in each of the last two games, is again lacking depth. "It's good. He knows the offense, he knows what to do, we know Earl", tackle Jared Veldheer said. Read More »

Five Arrested After Bomb Is Discovered In Paris Building

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Paris police said a neighbour alerted authorities to suspicious activity in the building in the 16th arrondissement early on Saturday. Speaking to France Inter radio, Collomb stressed the likely attack showed that France was still in war against terrorism, warning "that the level of the threat in France is extremely important". Read More »

European Union parliament votes to delay Brexit negotiations

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Speaking to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, Michel Barnier, the chief negotiator, said: "Today we have not yet achieved sufficient progress to begin in full confidence the second phase of negotiations". The motion was proposed by the parliament's Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt, who said: "There is a lack of clarity, there is even disunity [in the British government]". Read More »

Vols Blown Out; Seat Warming Up For Jones

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After two near misses, Tennessee got the interception it had been eyeing when Justin Martin collected a pass from Fromm on the Georgia 27. Four plays later, Rodrigo Blankenship kicked a 38-yard field goal to give UGA a 3-0 lead. He's completing exactly half of his passes, and a lot of them have been shorter passes that he's completed. And the defense kept the Vols' offense off the field. Read More »

Russian opponent Alexei Navalny sentenced to 20 days in prison

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The Russian opposition politician Aleksei A. Navalny was convicted and sentenced to 20 days in jail by a Russian court on Monday for repeated violation of rules governing public demonstrations - a term long enough for him to miss a major rally he and supporters had scheduled for Saturday. Read More »

Injured Bale out of Wales World Cup qualifiers

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Wales now sit second behind Serbia in Group D of the World Cup qualifying standings. After a sensational season in which he netted winners in the Copa del Rey and Champions League final victories, he began missing more and more games. Chris Coleman's side now sit second in Group D, unbeaten and four points behind leaders Serbia after eight matches. A win over Georgia and a draw in Cardiff will guarantee a place in the play-offs for next year's finals in Russian Federation. Read More »

PM Modi attends 3rd anniversary programme of 'Swachh Bharat Mission'

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Mumbai (Maharashtra), Oct 02 (ANI): Ace cricketer and vice-captain of Indian Cricket Team in test format Ajinkya Rahane was seen cleaning Mumbai roads on the eve of third anniversary of " Swachh Bharat Abhiyan ". "Nobody denies the need for cleanliness, but we don't want to do it ourselves". People, including fellow politicians, had slammed him for "spoiling" the October 2 holiday of children by launching the mission, Mr. Read More »

Amit Shah to inaugurate Janaraksha March today

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In Delhi The BJP is all set to unleash its full force in Kerala to counter the CPI (M) government, which it has accused of behind the killings of its workers. It is doing murder politics in its desperation and people, including from the CPI (M), are joining the BJP. The BJP president arrived at Mangalore airport early this morning and reached the temple by road from Bakel, an official in the party's state media department said. Read More »

Hadiya case: Supreme Court to examine whether HC can annul marriage

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He questioned if the Kerala High Court had exceeded its reach by annulling Hadiya's marriage in May to Shafin Jahan, who had returned to India from the Middle East. Jahan, in turn, pleaded with the Supreme Court to cancel the NIA probe. According to many activists, she was being tortured by her family. The application claimed that the acting president of the Kerala Human Rights Commission, P. Read More »

Brexit Briefing: UK Chancellor Hammond Says Talks Must Be Accelerated

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The slide in the British Pound against the US Dollar gathered pace Monday at the start of the annual conference of the UK's ruling Conservative Party. if he wants to unleash the nation's potential he must use the budget to boost investment by individuals and companies", Martin said. However, Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson called for "serious people" to take charge of Brexit process. Read More »

Facebook estimates that it exposed 10m U.S. members to Russian propaganda

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The ads appeared to be linked to a Russian entity known as the Internet Research Agency, and violated Facebook policies because they came from inauthentic accounts, according to Kaplan. Facebook will also update its policies to require better documentation from advertisers who want to run ads related to the US election, including a requirement that the advertisers will have to confirm the business or organization they represent. Read More »

Kenya: Opposition protests will not stop repeat polls - Kenyatta

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Violent protests on Monday in the streets of Kenya, by supporters of the opposition National Super Alliance (Nasa) party, have left one person dead after its leader Raila Odinga called for reform of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ( IEBC ) before the October 26 repeat poll, Kenya's Daily Nation reported late Monday. Read More »

Jason Aldean, Singer on Stage During Vegas Massacre, Speaks Out

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As news of the carnage spread, fellow musicians took to social media to send love, offer condolences for the lost and injured and to condemn another senseless act of violence. "Active shooter at @Route91Harvest in Vegas". Both said they plan on continuing to sell at concerts, despite the experience. "My warmest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families of the awful Las Vegas shooting". Read More »

Celebrities react to Vegas shooting

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During a press conference, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said that at least 50 people had been killed and more 400 were injured, but added that the precise number of victims could not be given. "Some were falling, some were screaming and yelling and running". Paddock shot from a hotel room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, located across the street from the outdoor concert. Read More »

North Korea terrifies Japan with nuclear destruction

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In recent months, the 100,000-ton Reagan has exercised with allied Australian ships as well as Japanese forces. "As a forward deployed force. we are already where we need to be to execute our missions all the time", he said. The drill comes as Washington warned Pyongyang to cease its nuclear armament and to instead open constructive talks with US President Donald Trump . Read More »

Khawaja Asif leaves for USA on three-day visit

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Quoting sources, ARY News reported that Pakistan's foreign minister will take up the matters pertaining to Kashmir, Afghanistan and bilateral ties during his interaction with the the officials of Trump administration. US President Donald Trump in August accused Pakistan of providing "safe havens to agents of chaos, violence and terror", which was seconded by several other nations. Read More »

'SNL's' Michael Che Slams Trump's Puerto Rico Response

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And making sure everyone in Puerto Rico , and the U.S. Virgin Islands, is taken care of. While Trump has called the federal response "amazing", the mayor has appealed publicly to Trump by name to speed up the delivery of food, water, medicine and fuel, and "to make sure somebody is in charge that is up to the task of saving lives". Read More »

DACA renewal request's deadline is on October 5

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As I have explained previously, most DACA recipients receive 2-year "deferred action" forms that prevent their removal during that period as well as 2-year employment authorization documents that allow employers to hire them legally. These requests must be properly filed and physically received by the agency at the proper filing location no later than October 5. Jorge Gonzales arrived in the United States when he was 15. Read More »

Poll shows strong turnout for marriage vote

If a majority of Australians support same-sex marriage, PM Malcolm Turnbull has promised that parliament will debate amending the Marriage Act. It's also worth noting that there's a delay between people posting their forms and Australia Post receiving them, which could contribute to the ABS figures being lower than the actual number of returned forms. Read More »

Orlando mayor: We stand with Las Vegas

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They haven't yet healed from the shooting that took 49 lives at the Pulse nightclub, but they're willing to help those hurting in Nevada. "Oh my God. We are only as good at stopping such attacks as the information that we receive from the public". Pulse Owner Barbara Poma released a statement saying in part: "It is unimaginable that another mass shooting of even greater scope than that of Pulse nightclub could occur again in this country, but indeed, it has". Read More »

Gun expert demonstrates how Vegas gun may have worked

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In fact, the House will vote this week on a law to legalize silencers, he said. The suspected gunman, 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock, had at least 16 guns with him, including rifles. Even if you're going deer hunting, I feel sorry for the deer that gets shot with that", said Yvonne Pointer, who founded a support group for women who hve lost children to violence. Read More »

Palestinian PM arrives in Gaza, first visit since 2015

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Hamas's reversal is the most significant step towards Palestinian reconciliation since the unity government was formed in 2014. Previous attempts at reconciliation have failed, but years of worldwide isolation and steadily worsening conditions in Gaza , combined with encouragement from Egypt , appear to have pushed Hamas towards compromise. Read More »

Terrorists attack BSF camp in Srinagar; 1 terrorist killed, 3 jawans injured

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Besides the civilian airport, the technical airport used by Armed Forces and VIPs is also in the vicinity. The attack comes days after the first anniversary of the deadly Uri attacks, which left 19 soldiers and 4 attackers dead. 53 Rajput Rifles, BSF and Special Operations Group (SOG) zonal have placed a cordon around the building where terrorists are holed up. The attackers assaulted the heavily-guarded camp outside a regional airport in the area's main city of Srinagar in the early ... Read More »

Hurling changes will benefit Tier 2 counties, says Westmeath boss

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The Liam MacCarthy Cup will be reduced to 10 teams, and the five-team Munster and Leinster championships will play on a round-robin basis, with Galway participating in Leinster and guaranteed a minimum of two Home games each year. "Now this has brought a lot of certainty to them". The motion that underage age grades at club level be altered from Under 12, 14, 16 and 18 to Under 11, 13, 15 and 17 was withdrawn for more discussion ahead of next February's Annual Congress. Read More »

Hezbollah Chief Warns 'Non-Zionist' Jews To Flee Israel Before It's Destroyed

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Since the start of the Syrian Civil War, Israel has targeted more than one hundred convoys of advanced weapons on their way to Hezbollah or other Iranian-backed militias, as well as weapon storehouses located in Syria. Were war to erupt, he said, they might not have long to leave. Men with boxes of tissues weaved through the crowds, handing them to those weeping in mourning. Read More »

More than Half of SUNY and CUNY Students Go For Free

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo said over the weekend that 53 percent of full-time, in-state students in State University of NY and City University of NY schools are benefiting from free tuition. There are now almost 400,000 full-time in-state SUNY and CUNY students. According to the governor's office, 45,000 students this year are eligible for the Excelsior Scholarship . Read More »

'People were running and screaming': Calgarian injured in Las Vegas attack

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Cirque put its theaters on lockdown after police say suspected gunman, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire from his hotel room at Mandalay Bay, shooting multiple people attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival. Victoria resident Sheldon Mack, who was celebrating his 21st birthday, was shot in the abdomen and underwent surgery overnight. "Our hearts break for our American friends and neighbours today", Trudeau said. Read More »

Islamabad administration denies ordering Rangers deployment at NAB court

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He said Panama case had weakened the federal government and was why issue of Rangers deployment surfaced in accountability court today (Monday). Furthermore, according to a letter written by Senior Superintendent Police (Operations) Sajid Kiyani to Deputy Commissioner Capt (retd) Mushtaq Ahmad, the SSP requested the DC to approve the deployment of 200 Rangers officials in the vicinity of the judicial complex, saying that the Rangers officials will not be directly involved in dealing with the ... Read More »

Las Vegas victims' fund seeks to raise $500000 following deadly mass shooting

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Sisolak wrote that he was "at Clark County's only level-one trauma center with the victims and their families as we speak". All of the proceeds will help provide financial support to the victims and families of the massacre. But people are already doing a lot, Sisolak says. 'The FBI and the Dept of Homeland Security are working closely with local authorities. " Las Vegas , I love you and stand with you". Read More »

US Service Member Killed by Roadside Bomb in Iraq

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Eric Pahon, a U.S. Defense Department spokesman, said the name of the deceased American was being held pending notification of next of kin. The attack was the latest known fatality for coalition forces following the death of a French non-commissioned officer from the elite 13th Parachute Dragoons Regiment, who was killed on September 23 while advising regional partners as part of OIR, the BBC reports . Read More »