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H-bomb test over Pacific would be 'game changer', says Trump official

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Ri did not elaborate on when the detonation might take place and added that any final decision on the matter would be taken by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . "We have to calm down the hot heads", Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters at the United Nations, where world leaders gathered this week for the annual U.N. Read More »

United States and South Korea stage bombing drills over peninsula

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He would not say whether he was referring to overt combat action, a cyber attack or something more covert. Members of the administration have repeatedly emphasized that a range of military options are on the table and Mattis said Monday that the United States possess military options that would not put Seoul at risk of a North Korean counterattack with the potential to kill tens of thousands of civilians. Read More »

China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

The spokesman, Lu Kang, said Beijing complies with U.N. Security Council resolutions. Tensions have continued to rise since North Korea carried out its sixth nuclear test on September 3, prompting a new round of United Nations sanctions. China's central bank has told banks to strictly implement United Nations sanctions against North Korea, four sources told Reuters , amid us concerns that Beijing has not been tough enough over Pyongyang's repeated nuclear tests. Read More »

Iran defies Washington and tests missile after Trump's United Nations speech

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Iran test-fired a mid-range ballistic missile on Friday, defying the United States with which the Islamic republic had entered a nuclear deal when US President Barack Obama was at the helm. Later on Friday, Iranians staged anti-Trump protest to show their anger over the USA president's speech. Nothing in the nuclear agreement covers the country's missile programme, Tehran has noted, claiming it is exclusively for defence. Read More »

Inaugural run of Mahamana Superfast Express train gets delayed

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Our government is taking bold decisions and trying to complete projects which are pending for many years. "Doubling of farmers' income is an area in which significant work is being done", he said. The new Mahamana Express will run from Varanasi and Vadodara every Friday and Wednesday respectively. The train, on its inaugural service, will be run as a special train - departing from Vadodara on Friday and reaching Varanasi on Saturday. Read More »

PCB announces 16-men test squad for Sri Lanka series

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Leg-spinner Yasir Shah whose selection was in doubt with reference to his fitness but he passed the fitness test today and scored 17.5 hence got selected for the series. The chief selector said that performance of Shah has been best bowler of Pakistan in recent years. The Test squad for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka has been announced. Read More »

Iran Responds to Trump Calling it a 'Corrupt Dictatorship'

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Paris took one of the hardest lines against Tehran in the negotiations, but has been quick to restore trade ties and Macron has said repeatedly there is no alternative to the deal. France made a new plea on Monday for the United States to preserve the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and suggested its provisions expiring after a decade could be strengthened, as U.S. Read More »

Sale of property: Court notices displayed outside Sharif's residences

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On July 28 this year, the 67-year-old former Prime Minister was disqualified from his office by the Pakistani Supreme Court, which also barred him from ever holding any public office again. There are speculations that the Sharif family may not return to face the NAB corruption cases. The Accountability Court has also issued bailable arrest warrants against Dar who is also now in London . Read More »

What is a hydrogen bomb that North Korea is threatening to test?

In the latest war of words between the United States and North Korea, Kim Jong Un did not pull any punches. CHANG: Kim lectured the USA president, calling his behavior mentally deranged. Bush, and Barack Obama - should have dealt with the North Korea threat before it got to this point . The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said there were questions whether North Korea had the capabilities to conduct such a test but declined to specify how the United States would respond. Read More »

Roseneath man part of NAFTA meeting

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Corn exports to Mexico alone are worth an estimated $2.6 billion, while soybean exports to Mexico from the US are worth an estimated $1.5 billion. The Commerce Department analysis of recently released OECD trade in value-added data found that USA content in automotive imports from Mexico declined to 18.1 percent in 2011 from 26.5 percent in 1995. Read More »

Wealthy London couple charged with murdering their nanny, burning her body

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A friend of Ms Lionnet said she had come to London to learn English but found it hard living here. And although she "had a lot of money", neighbours said, Quider paid her nanny just £50 ($91) a month. There are suggestions she was deeply unhappy and had been due to fly back home to France on Monday but never arrived. She had finally chose to go back home [to the City] and asked his mother to send him 45 euros for it, can pay for the return ticket. Read More »

North Korea threatens hydrogen bomb test over the Pacific

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In a statement released by the North Korea state news agency KCNA, Kim Jong Un called President Trump "deranged" and said he was "unfit to hold the prerogative of supreme command of a country". The actual translated quote: "I will surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged USA dotard with fire". Some Twitter users pointed out that while Trump may have won Round 1 by calling Kim "Rocket Man", the North Korean had taken Round 2 with " dotard ". Read More »

Following Weigh-in Scare, Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Fight Night 117

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With Okami defending from his back, Saint Preux abandoned the transition, stepped over, locked on his vaunted Von Flue choke and put him his opponent to sleep. The Japanese veteran is a former champion in Pride Fighting Championship. Also on the main card , kickboxing star Gökhan Saki made his UFC debut and earned a massive first-round knockout win over Henrique da Silva . Read More »

Trump hits back at 'madman' Kim with new economic sanctions

President Donald Trump. Kim's statement came after Trump issued a new Executive Order that expands USA sanctions on North Korea and companies or individuals that are involved in business with the nation, indulge in creating tension with nuclear and ballistic missile test. Read More »

New iPhone arrives to minimal fanfare

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With iTunes on the desktop no longer offering access to the App Store , the iOS client now marks the only way to discover applications and Apple is seemingly making sure that users have no reason to complain. So, what do we do to bring up the app switching/multi-tasking screen you ask? To actually turn on Emergency SOS, press the button that says "Auto Call", then toggle the "Countdown Sound" button too, just in case. Read More »

Mattis: No Need to Shoot Down North Korean Missiles Yet

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Asked whether there were any military options the U.S. could take with North Korea that would not put Seoul at grave risk, Mr Mattis said there were, but declined to give details. On Monday, China Daily said sanctions should be given time to bite but that the door must be left open to talks. Therefore, the effectiveness and the success of the current sanctions regime actually depends exclusively on China and North Korea. Read More »

Direxion Daily FTSE Europe Bull 3X Shares (EURL) Shares Needle Moving 0.72%

Keeping a balanced and diversified portfolio can help manage the risk associated with investing in the stock market. Cyclical stocks consist of companies that typically will ride the wave of the overall economy. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend. On the flip side, an RSI near 0 may signal weaker momentum. Read More »

Kim Jong-Un called Trump a 'dotard'

Trump said in his first address to the United Nations on Tuesday he would "totally destroy" North Korea, a country of 26 million people, if it threatened the USA and its allies, and called Kim a "rocket man" on a suicide mission. In his first address to the United Nations as US President, Trump said that the US was ready to "totally destroy" North Korea if it was forced to defend its allies, a warning seen as unprecedented for a US president delivering an address to the world's leaders ... Read More »

Frida the search dog gets her star moment

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MSF has deployed its teams-comprised of psychologists and social workers-to several points where rescue efforts are still underway. Frida Sofia was believed to be one of numerous children and adults trapped for more than 32 hours. Despite the setback - and the diminishing hopes that anyone was left under the rubble - rescuers appeared unwilling to question the effort. Sarmiento did not provide details about why officials are leaving open the possibility of finding someone else alive in the ... Read More »

Heading Into Fall With Plenty of Summer Heat

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We'll keep the chance for a few afternoon pop-up showers and storms, but most if not all should fizzle out by football tonight . Storms will slowly creep east through Monday . Lows in the low 70s. Wednesday - Isolated storms possible with an approaching cold front. The Eagles will need to stay hydrated for their home opener against the New York Giants on Sunday with a high of 90. Read More »

Mattis: Returning Nukes to South Korea Discussed

Mattis also confirmed that he and his South Korean counterpart had recently discussed the possibility of putting US nuclear weapons back into South Korea, an option that has been raised publicly by some South Korean politicians. An official directly familiar with options planning within the Trump administration told CNN the question that now needs to be answered is whether North Korea's missile program has progressed to the level of being such an inherent threat that the Pentagon would ... Read More »

Trump and Kim call each other mad

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Along with Russia, China wants the U.S.to seek dialogue with the North. Now that Trump has denied the existence of and insulted me and my country in front of the eyes of the world and made the most ferocious declaration of a war in history that he would destroy [North Korea], we will consider with seriousness exercising of a corresponding, highest level of hardline countermeasure in history. Read More »

Pumpkin Spice Pizza Tries to Ruin First Day of Autumn

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The pizza will be available for a limited time and will cost $4.09 a slice. Like the sound of that? Of course, it's not quite clear that this pumpkin spice pizza might actually taste like. The pie's hand-stretched pizza dough is topped with pumpkin pie filling and mozzarella cheese. Now, if pumpkin spice isn't your ish, the company offers other seasonal sprays - including cinnamon and gingerbread. Read More »

Saudi king's aid for Rohingyas arrive

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A crackdown by Myanmar's army, launched in response to attacks by Rohingya militants on August 25, has pushed vast numbers of refugees from the Muslim minority across the border. IOM Bangladesh took delivery of the relief and then organized a convoy of at least 20 trucks to move it from Shah Amanat International Airport to an IOM warehouse in Cox's Bazar. Read More »

US Has Discussed Nuclear Weapons in South Korea

Seoul is within artillery range of North Korea, which is also believed to have a sizeable chemical and biological arsenal. The US military said on Monday it had staged bombing drills with South Korea, flying a pair of B-1B bombers and F-35 fighter jets over the Korean peninsula in a show of force against North Korea. Read More »

Olivia Newton-John On Her Cancer's Return & Using Medicinal Marijuana

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However, the Grease star revealed in May that the cancer had returned ad spread to her sacrum, forcing her to postpone her U.S. tour. She began by attributing it to back pain and taking aspirins. "Olivia Newton-John is reluctantly postponing her June U.S. and Canadian concert tour dates". "He's just an incredible person". "I don't read into prognosis and statistics because I think that can really be depressing", she said. Read More »

Jets' Christopher Johnson: We're not tanking

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Every player in that locker room wants to win. "Yeah, you can look long term, but I want to see this team progressing every game". These are young guys.... "It couldn't be further from the truth". They're widely regarded as the worst team in the NFL. "It's going to be obvious". Woody Johnson's advice to his brother amid the transition of power: "It's your team". Read More »

Ukrainian envoy's phone stolen in Delhi

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Over 12 teams have been formed to trace the snatcher. Following the incident, police rounded up more than 100 suspects and questioned them. The man then thanked him and moved away. However, when the police reached his residence in Nand Nagri he had gone missing. We have also recovered the phone from him. His phone contained pictures he had clicked and some personal information. Read More »

Alaska DHSS releases preliminary analysis into Graham-Cassidy's impact on Alaska

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But the House leadership made it clear last week that the chamber probably would not be able to pass such a bill. "The battle is far from over, " Blumenthal said. "The President has been engaged all along, and I think you will continue to see him reach out", the official said. Graham-Cassidy "is wrong for CT, and it is wrong for our country", Esty said. Read More »

Bradley Foster & Sargent INC Maintains Holding in Costco (COST)

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About 639,144 shares traded. Rush Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUSHA) has risen 80.92% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Therefore 67% are positive. According to Zacks, "Costco continues to be one of the dominant retail wholesalers based on the breadth and quality of merchandise offered". Read More »