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Iran unveils a ballistic missile with range of 2000km

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Despite global condemnation, Iran's defense minister stated Tehran would not abandon its missile program. For the first time, Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps displayed the S-300 advanced Russian air defense system in the heart of capital Tehran near the parliament building. Read More »

New documentary reveals secret of how ancient Egyptians built Pyramids

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Now that mystery could be a step further to being solved after the discovery of an ancient scroll of papyrus, a ceremonial boat and a network of waterways, reported the Mail on Sunday . The scroll is described as carrying blocks as they dug the canals and built a giant dam to direct the water of the Nile for him. Archaeologists also uncovered one of the boats and a waterway underneath the Giza plateau that support the diary's account. Read More »

Buhari congratulates Merkel over victory at German polls

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AfD is the first party to the right of the conservatives to enter parliament in 60 years. The Social Democrats , who have served with Merkel's conservatives as junior partners in a "grand coalition" for the past four years, won just 20.6 percent of the vote, as almost half of voters repudiated the two parties that have dominated Germany since World War Two. Read More »

Venezuela foreign minister slams news USA travel ban as 'aggressive' and 'illegal'

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Last week, Trump warned North Korea from the same lectern that its current course could lead to its "total destruction". But he added later that his country was open to dialogue with the U.S. "As if he were the world's emperor, President Donald Trump used this rostrum built for peace to announce war, the total destruction of member states", Jorge Arreaza Montserrat told delegates at the annual United Nations gathering, which wrapped up Monday. Read More »

Labour to propose debt cap, helping millions in debt spiral

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A company will borrow the money to build it, but at a higher cost to the government. A 2015 parliamentary report said the government owed over 222 billion pounds of charges on PFI contracts spread across several decades. The Chancellor Philip Hammond is now considering reducing interest rates on student loans and raising the threshold at which students begin repaying. Read More »

Wisconsin election officials await details on hack attempt

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State election officials were finally contacted by federal authorities on Friday about whether their election systems were among those targeted for attack past year by Russian hackers. Another change being considered is two-factor authentication for anyone attempting to make changes to their voter registration data. "We watch the WisVote system every day for changes", Magney said. Read More »

Iran Shows Off Khorramshahr Ballistic Missile After Trump Speech

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It also carried in-flight video from the nose cone of the missile, which has a range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles) and can carry multiple warheads. Rouhani's comments came three days after Trump accused Iran at the U.N. General Assembly of building "dangerous" missiles and exporting violence to Yemen, Syria and other parts of the region. Read More »

North Korea says Trump has 'declared war' on his country

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Some NFL players, starting with Kaepernick, began taking a knee during the singing of the national anthem previous year to highlight what they believe to be the mistreatment of black Americans in the USA, particularly by the police. The U.S. and North Korea agreed to an armistice after the 1950-1953 Korean War, not a peace treaty. And he ended his brief remarks by saying: "The question of who won't be around much longer will be answered then". Read More »

'Will & Grace' stars reveal reasons for the two-season revival

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The stage was filled with dancers and props as the cast sang "Get down!" Messing began the group number: "I'm Debra Messing as you probably know". "The show is comin" back, and I'm playin' him still. " You can see it this fall on NBC , remember when we used to call it 'must-see TV?'" Then comes the catchy chorus: "Get down!" Of course, while we adore the show's title characters, we can always count on Jack and Karen to take things over the top. Read More »

Cardi B's 'Bodak Yellow' Makes Its Move to No. 1

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Hip-hop's recent coronation comes as a result of the increasing popularity of streaming and, unsurprisingly, so does 'Bodak Yellow " s success". Only three other female rappers besides Cardi B and Lauryn Hill have earned the No.1 spot with collaborators: Lil' Kim alongside Christina Aguilera, Mya, and P!nk with "Lady Marmalade" in 2001, Shawnna on Ludacris' "Stand Up" in 2003, and Iggy Azalea alongside Charli XCX with "Fancy" in 2014. Read More »

Thousands of powerful aftershocks terrify Mexico amid desperate search for quake survivors

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Yet authorities were still accommodating anguished families who insisted that painstaking rescue operations continue at a handful of the dozens of buildings toppled by the magnitude 7.1 quake that struck Tuesday. Task Force leader Dennis Cross, who told Fox News he has seen miracles happen before. That disaster led to more rigorous building codes and regular quake drills. Read More »

'Crazy' Train-Surfing Incident Caught On Video In Perth

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A man in Perth, western Australia went to extremes to avoid paying his train fare. The 23-year-old train surfer got onto the coach at Leederville and was filmed by members of the public on the Mitchell Freeway on Saturday afternoon. "The train had been stopped at a station when we first saw the guy riding on the back", Chantelle Stone said of the incident. "These cases of pure stupidity can't really be accepted ... Read More »

Erdogan says Turkey to close Iraqi border, warns Kurds on oil

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So far, 136 global observing teams, 142 worldwide media outlets, and 35 global individual observers have taken part in this process, Sherwan Zrar, the spokesperson of Kurdistan's Independent High Referendum and Electoral Commission (IHREC) told Rudaw on Saturday. Read More »

Secret Service Finds Cache of Weapons in Car Near White House

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The man acknowledged having several weapons in his 2009 Silver Nissan with Tennessee Fraternal Order of Police license plates, and consented to a search. The firearms included handguns and AR- and AK-style rifles, according to CNN . Secret Service would only say that the person arrested was in possession of several firearms. Read More »

Woman bitten by snake while out to dinner at steakhouse

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She also experienced swelling on her hip and left thigh. She was ultimately released from the hospital September 17, but she's still using crutches to avoid putting weight on her injured foot and could take three months to fully recover. Although their bites are typically not fatal to humans but are serious and the victims needs immediate medical attention. As for how the copperhead got in the restaurant's foyer, Robinson said they are still investigating. Read More »

Chelsea Manning barred from entering Canada

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Chelsea Manning on Monday tweeted this image purporting to show the federal government\'s decision to deny her entry to Canada. In 2013, Manning was convicted of six counts of espionage by a military court, but she was acquitted of "aiding the enemy" - the equivalent of a treason charge in US military court. Read More »

First airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit

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The utility is about $9 billion in debt and filed for bankruptcy in July. Disaster modeler Enki Research estimates damage to the island at $30 billion, with $20 billion in direct physical damage and $10 billion in economic impact. Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the USA territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam . Read More »

Legit Question: Would Susan Collins Vote for Her Own Obamacare Replacement Bill?

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Republicans have revised their bill in hopes of winning votes needed to avert defeat. The White House once again rebuked Arizona Senator John McCain, whose announcement Friday made clear that he would vote against the bill evidently thwarted attempts to revive efforts to repeal the health care bill promulgated by then-President Barack Obama. Read More »

United Nations accuses Russian Federation of violating human rights in Crimea

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About 19,000 people - mainly civil servants wanting to keep their jobs under Russia's de facto rule - were effectively forced to renounce their Ukrainian citizenship, the report said. "Ukrainian laws were substituted by Russian Federation laws, in violation of the obligation under global humanitarian law to respect the existing law of the occupied territory", it says. Read More »

In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle

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Authorities are now working to inspect and clear all of the city's schools, yet only 103 of Mexico City's 9,000 private and public schools have been cleared to resume teaching students - meaning 98 percent of the city's schools have not yet even been inspected. Read More »

Spike in Violent Crime in '16 Was Biggest Increase in 25 Years

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Violent crime increased in the United States for a second consecutive year in 2016, remaining near historically low levels but pushed upward in part by an uptick in killings in some major cities, according to Federal Bureau of Investigation statistics made public Monday. Read More »

Divisions over Brexit reopen among Labour figures as party conference begins

Mr Khan has been critical of Mr Corbyn in the past and backed Owen Smith's leadership challenge a year ago, had not been expected to get a conference slot. Speaking times would be "severely restricted" this year, he told the. She said: "I am here to see if it (the rally) will change my mind". Thrilled members of the Jewish Labour Movement (JLM) have celebrated receiving the Labour Party's Del Singh award, given for best practice to affiliated and member-led organisations. Read More »

German Election: Angela Merkel Elected Chancellor For Fourth Term

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Alternative für Deutschland, which is routinely depicted as "racist" in the American media, won 13.5 percent of the vote, making AfD Germany's third largest party. This despite the fact that AfD has routinely been portrayed as neo-Nazi racist scum, not only in the media but also by Germany's other parties. Read More »

Trump adds North Korea, Chad and Venezuela to travel ban

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Our starting point at the hour, President Trump adds three countries to the U.S. travel ban , including North Korea . To limit confusion, valid visas would not be revoked as a result of the proclamation . Romero said in a statement. He also suggested the ban may be lifted off those countries that satisfy the U.S.travel criteria completely in the coming time . Read More »

Cindy McCain Inherited Father's Anheuser-Busch Company At Age 46

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McCain also said he wasn't sure why Trump has approached Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi in the House and Chuck Schumer in the Senate to work on legislation fixing the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which the president rescinded earlier this month. Read More »

Maryam Nawaz, Captain Safdar set to return to Pakistan

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Sharif has been summoned by a court from Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to appear on September 26 in regard to three corruption allegations. Family members who were in London with Sharif, including his daughter Maryam and sons Hussain and Hassan, did not accompany him on his return to Pakistan. Read More »

Trump's travel ban unlikely to affect North Korea

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The Trump administration said the restrictions are necessary to address the failure of most of the affected countries to share adequate information with the USA about terrorism-related risks. Will it affect people who already have visas to enter the U.S.? The new rules go into effect on October 18 and do not apply to current visa holders (though once their existing visas expire, they will be subject to the ban). Read More »

Temperatures to approach 90 degrees Monday in Lancaster County

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That will give us two chances for rain and bring in more seasonal weather by the end of the work week. Saturday's maximum reached 39, a degree shy of the all-time recorded maximum of 40 degrees, from September 27 in 2012. But by Thursday , a weak cold front will dive south from the Great Lakes, and while it won't have enough "oomph" to generate much rainfall, it will have enough cold air behind it knock our temperatures down to the mid-80s on Thursday and the upper 70s on Friday. Read More »

Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in prison for sexting scandal

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Despite her age, Weiner employed obscene and graphic language, asking her "to display her naked body and touch herself". Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to send Weiner to prison for 21 to 27 months , writing in their sentencing submission, "Although the defendant's self-destructive path from United States Congressman to felon is indisputably sad, his crime is serious and his demonstrated need for deterrence is real". Read More »

President Donald Trump extends travel ban to include North Korea and Chad

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The controls come as Trump's temporary travel ban on six Muslim-majority nations is set to expire the same day, 90 days after it took effect. The current ban, imposed by Trump in a March 6 executive order , bars for 90 days entries Iran , Libya, Somalia, Sudan Yemen and Syria and suspends refugee admissions until October 24. Read More »