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President Trump Prepares To Address UN General Assembly

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Trump's remark on Tuesday about "portions of the world" that are "going to hell" came on the heels of one of his key complaints: that the United States , which covers 22% of the UN budget, bears an unfair share of the cost burden. His speech is expected to argue that America can pursue Trump's nationalist " America First " vision while also cooperating with other nations, according to an anonymous White House official briefing NPR . Read More »

China, Russia Urge End To North Korea Vicious Cycle

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General Assembly this week. "We wanted to be responsible and go through all diplomatic means to get their attention first". Pyongyang believes it could be invaded by hostile forces, notably the USA, if its military power to defend itself diminishes. Read More »

Yogi Adityanath, two deputy CMs take oath as MLCs in UP

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Instead the focus is now on farmers and youth. "Government has authorized DGP and District Police Chiefs to increase award on criminals recently and this will have a positive impact on the morale of the police", the CM said.Yogi spoke for nearly 45 minutes and half of the time he spoke about importance of having improved law and order and how this can help in opening employment avenues for the youth.He spoke about achievements in all sectors including agriculture where government's initiative ... Read More »

Iraqi authorities set to deport 500 wives of foreign Isis fighters

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The Norwegian Refugee Council said in a statement that it has "grave fears" for the condition and safety of the group of women and children, due to their suspected ties to ISIS. Iraqi prime minister Haider Al Abadi announced the launch of the operation and vowed that forces "will retake every last bit of Iraqi territory from the enemy". Read More »

Trump Confidante Rejects Any Collusion In Russia Election Interference

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Cohen had already been inside the committee's closed staff spaces for close to two hours Tuesday morning when he announced the postponement. Cohen was executive vice president of the Trump Organization. In January, shortly after Trump became president, Cohen and Sater met at a NY hotel with a Ukrainian parliamentarian who was pushing a peace proposal for the former Soviet Republic. Read More »

Shankersinh Vaghela launches new political party ahead of assembly elections in Gujarat

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Vaghela, on Tuesday said that Jan Vikalp would have a positive approach and work as an "alternative force" to garner public anger against ruling BJP and "ineffective" Congress . Vaghela fell out with the Congress after the party reportedly refused to pay heed to his demands that he be declared the chief ministerial nominee and given a free hand in selecting the party candidates. Read More »

PM Abbasi never said Kabul attackers 'crossed over from Pakistan'

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Abbasi in an interview on Monday said he agreed to the foreign minister's remarks that "we should first fix the matters at our house". Two extreme religious parties-the leader of one being on the United Nations' internationally designated terrorists list-came out third and fourth: the Milli Muslim League (MML) and the Labbaik Ya Rasulallah. Read More »

Violence erupts at Georgia Tech after campus police kill Scout Schultz

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Chaos erupted as the protests turned violent with a police auto being torched and officers surrounded and attacked. Police arrested three individuals and have charged them with inciting a riot and battery of an officer. Lynne Schultz told the Journal-Constitution her oldest child had struggled with depression and attempted suicide two years ago. Bill Schultz said his child, originally from Maryland, was on track to graduate a semester early - intent on a career in engineering. Read More »

Undocumented Immigrants are Suing Trump over DACA

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But representatives from the White House said the decision is based entirely on following the rule of law. "We need to have a conversation, but that was completely one-sided", Pelosi told reporters afterward, Politico reported . "Dreamers", a nickname used for young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children or by parents who overstayed visas, immigration activists and students made up the crowd of up to 150 at the CSU campus Monday afternoon. Read More »

USGS field crews in Puerto Rico are preparing for Hurricane Maria

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The territory is under a hurricane watch - meaning hurricane conditions could become present - and that watch could be extended to Puerto Rico by early today. The National Hurricane Center has classified Hurricane Maria as a category five storm as of Monday night. "Jose is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 3 to 5 inches over eastern Long Island, southeast CT, southern Rhode Island, and southeast MA, including Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, through Wednesday", the ... Read More »

Maria Becomes a Hurricane

It could dump about 20 inches of rain on the Leeward Islands that could cause life threatening mudslides and flash floods. Several of these Caribbean islands, including Barbuda and St. Tropical storm watches are in effect for a large portion of the East Coast from southern DE to Cape Cod. A slightly weaker but larger Hurricane Jose continued on a path northward just off the East Coast on Monday . Read More »

Police searching for woman caught pooping in neighborhood yards

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Investigators with The Colorado Springs Police Department have no idea how to wrap their heads around this caca case. She ran by it like 15 times yesterday and she still pooped, ' Budde said. Johnathan Sharketti told KKTV . "For someone to repeatedly do such a thing ... it's uncharted territory for me". If you by chance have a Mad Pooper tip for the CSPD, you can contact them at 719-444-7240. Read More »

Father Charged With Murder In Deaths Of 3 Children

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Around midnight, CHP noticed the suspect's vehicle on westbound I-80 near El Camino. West Sacramento police Sgt. Roger Kinney said, police responded another call that "there were possibly three children deceased", the officers were on their way at that time. Read More »

U.S. deploys 3000 additional troops to Afghanistan

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The move follows a shift in United States policy that previously looked to withdraw forces. Washington .Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the U.S.is sending another 3,000 troops to Afghanistan, an increase of over 25 percent in the number of American forces there, Voice of America reported.Mattis told reporters Monday at the Pentagon that the boost in US troop strength would be "over 3,000", but he declined to name a specific number. Read More »

Secretary Mattis Issues Interim Guidance on Transgender Personnel Service

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The fight against Trumps' transgender military ban is far from over if these senators have anything to say about it. The measure was co-sponsored by Senator John McCain, a senior Republican figure who leads the Senate Armed Services Committee, so is likely to gain wide traction and raises the possibility that Trump's ban will be overturned before it ever can go into effect. Read More »

San Andreas Fault: 3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Los Angeles

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A map from seismologists show weak to moderate shaking in the area. Employees in NBC News' Los Angeles bureau in Universal City felt a sharp jolt and saw swaying lights and television monitors. Fortunately, the quake wasn't powerful enough to cause any significant damage, so the stars in L.A. woke up in the middle of the night to have some fun on what people are dubbing "Earthquake Twitter". Read More »

Boris Johnson Deserves To Sacked As Foreign Secretary, Says Ken Clarke

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Mr Johnson has been accused of "back-seat driving" the Brexit talks after he published a 4,000-word article setting out his vision for a clean-break Brexit and the UK's future outside the EU. She said: "MPs don't want a leadership bid, the members of the party don't want a leadership bid and nobody in the country wants a leadership election right now". Read More »

Parsons Green: Second arrest over Tube bombing

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A spokesman said: "The 21-year-old man [B] was arrested in Hounslow at around 23:50hrs on Saturday, 16 September". And less than two hours later, a crude device partially detonated on the London Underground's District Line at Parsons Green tube station, injuring nearly 30 people. Read More »

Russian Military Denies Firing Rockets at Journalists at Zapad-2017 Drills

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The report said that one person was hospitalized. While no information in the press about the state of emergency still was not, though, according to the source, the incident occurred "yesterday". Unexpected incident occurred at the training ground Luzhsky near St. Petersburg during the Zapad 2017 (West 2017) exercises. "All rumors in the social networks about salvoes fired on a crowd of journalists and heavy casualties are either a deliberate provocation or just somebody's foolish act", the ... Read More »

US Warplanes Drop Live Bombs in North Korea 'Show of Force'

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Military options available to the United States range from non-lethal actions such as a naval blockade to enforce sanctions to waging cyber attacks and positioning new US weaponry in South Korea, where the United States has 28,500 troops. Could this be where North Koreans would shelter from NUCLEAR WAR? - Trump calls his South Korean counterpart . U.S. Pacific Command maintains the ability to respond to any threat in the Indo-Asia-Pacific theater at a moment's notice. Read More »

Dylann Roof Wants To Fire His Lawyers Because They Are Not White

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Due to their race, he wrote, it was "quite literally impossible that they and I could have the same interests relating to my case". A focal point of Roof's trial was his request to drop his defense team and represent himself. When he reached Roof, the latter was alone after two detention officers assigned to be with him had mysteriously left the area. After the jury deliberated for two hours [VIDEO ]and came back with a unanimous guilty verdict, the presiding Judge, Richard Gergel, then ... Read More »

Tim Duncan Asks for Hurricane Irma Donations

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May - facing criticism of the British response - insisted that her government's reaction had been "speedy". The rebuilding effort, however, is a "mammoth task", Sanders said. "It was insane. The green island we knew was gone - it's all brown". Matt and Zoe Caveney, from Liverpool, were forced to spend much of their honeymoon confined to their hotel room at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Read More »

Hurricane Maria hits Dominica as Category 5 storm

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Although Maria is taking a more southerly approach than Irma did, parts of the Caribbean are gearing up for yet another very bad storm. Maria should become a major storm over the next two days, which could cause wind speeds to vary slightly if it undergoes eyewall replacements, which big storms are prone to do. Read More »

Teenage Girl Dies After Allegedly Thrown Off School Building In India

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However, her family has alleged that their daughter did not fall off the building, but was thrown. Deoria SP Rajiv Malhotra, said the incident occurred at Modern City Montessori Intermediate College at around 11 am. "School students came home to inform me, no teacher came.", added the distressed father. As per Hindustan Times , Police are on the look out for some teachers and the principal of the school who absconded after the incident. Read More »

Will Hurricane Maria affect UNF?

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The northeast part of the Caribbean expecting a strike from Maria is still recovering from Irma's wrath two weeks ago. With already destroyed structures and the powerful winds of Maria could hamper efforts even further. As of 4 p.m. Monday, Maria was less than 50 miles off the coast of the island Dominica and was heading west around 9 mph. Governor Ricardo Rosselló said , "We want to alert the people of Puerto Rico that this is not an event like we've ever seen before". Read More »

Pelosi defends Dream Act, deal with Trump at Sacramento event

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They chanted: "Shut down ICE" and "All of us or none of us". "Democrats created an out-of-control deportation machine and handed it over to Trump", protesters shouted as they surrounded Pelosi while holding banners that read "fight 4 all immigrants" and "Democrats are deporters". Read More »

Body of missing man found in Kansas auto park after 8 months

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Police found Potter's body inside his work vehicle at the Kansas City International Airport Sept. 12 after they were alerted to a foul odor , the Kansas City Star reported. According to family members, Randy Potter was reported missing in January. "Our goal is to find what happened and why". What was done, what wasn't done. Read More »