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Touting new book, Clinton talks Trump's inauguration

Touting new book, Clinton talks Trump's inauguration Clinton said that stereotypes, sexism, and misogyny played a role in why people could not wrap their brains around electing a female president into office. I really struggled, I couldn't feel, I couldn't think. "And I suppose it is possible that a few more trips to Saginaw or a few more ads on the air in Waukesha could have tipped a couple of thousand voters here or there". [Full Article...]

United States calls Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions

United States calls Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions Mission to the United Nations said in a statement. The diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity because discussions on the resolution have been private, said all 15 Security Council members discussed the draft on Friday, and both China and Russian Federation appeared willing to negotiate. [Full Article...]

National Weather Service warns Florida Keys: 'TIME TO HUNKER DOWN'

National Weather Service warns Florida Keys: 'TIME TO HUNKER DOWN' Officials said, "Local weather reports show 30-40 miles per hour winds and saturating rain associated with Hurricane Irma possibly approaching the EPB service area as early as Monday afternoon, September 11, and continuing through Tuesday". [Full Article...]

Trump appears to side against federal government in lawsuit over Harvey relief

Trump appears to side against federal government in lawsuit over Harvey relief Climate change , caused by burning fossil fuels, contributed to Harvey's intense rainfall. The strongest storm ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean , Irma "will continue to bring life-threatening" winds, rain and storm surges to the Turks and Caicos Islands and the Bahamas through Saturday, the center said. [Full Article...]

Billionaire Branson rides out Irma

Billionaire Branson rides out Irma As Hurricane Irma unleashes destruction on her path to Florida, the Virgin Islands have been affected as well, and Duncan wants everyone to remember that places beyond just Florida are being caught in the path of the storm. The doors and windows outside the wine cellar were blown 40 feet away, and "whole houses and trees have disappeared". Branson described the eve of the storm as "a night o... [Full Article...]

BJP & PM Modi's Missed Opportunity To Rein In Abusive Tweets

BJP & PM Modi's Missed Opportunity To Rein In Abusive Tweets People have also resorted to reporting the profile of Narendra Modi as a gesture to protest his act of following the abusers. "Amit Malviya's rabid and sinister response justifying PM Narendra Modi following trolls celebrating the murder of Gauri Lankesh has exposed the fanatical and unsafe agenda of the BJP government and the party", Divya Spandana, former MP and head of Congress's social a... [Full Article...]

Equifax data breach spurs lawsuits

Equifax was aware of this catastrophic exposure of personal information July 29, but sat on news of the hack until it had full details of the breadth of the intrusion. Regularly check your credit reports at annualcreditreport.com for unauthorized charges or other signs of fraud. Before you head to Equifax's website , make sure you are using an encrypted computer. [Full Article...]

TTV to meet guv today with 19 MLAs

TTV to meet guv today with 19 MLAs Jakkaiyan, who is the Cumbum MLA met speaker P Dhanapal and some EPS group leaders, publicly announcing that he had shifted allegiance to the CM. Talking to mediapersons after meeting the governor, Dhinakaran said , "We have urged the governor not to delay the decision on the present crisis". [Full Article...]

Rouhani in Astana for OIC Summit

Rouhani in Astana for OIC Summit An initiative of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, the First OIC Summit on Science and Technology is attended by heads of state and government, ministers responsible for science and technology from 57 countries, and almost 80 delegates from observer countries and global organizations. [Full Article...]

Airline seats disappearing as Irma approaches Florida

Airline seats disappearing as Irma approaches Florida Airport plans to remain open, however many flights are cancelled. The airline extended cancellations in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic through Friday and scrubbed flights in Cuba and the Bahamas Friday and Saturday. Shares of airline companies were mostly higher Friday, as a downgrade of Hurricane Irma to a Category 4 storm helped offset yet another unit revenue warning, this time from... [Full Article...]

European Union brushes off Germany's call to end Turkey membership talks

European Union brushes off Germany's call to end Turkey membership talks Relations between Turkey and Germany have been strained over a string of diplomatic arguments, such as the arrest of several German nationals in Turkey and Germany granting asylum to fleeing suspects from Turkey linked with the Gulenist Movement, which is blamed by Ankara for the coup attempt on July 15, 2016. [Full Article...]

Under construction flyover collapses in Odisha capital, casualties feared

Under construction flyover collapses in Odisha capital, casualties feared It quoted eyewitnesses as saying that around 30 labourers were working when the flyover collapsed at around 12.45 pm. State Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has condoled the loss of life in the incident. The Works Department secretary said the bridge was targeted to be completed by December. Nearly, three to four persons are still reported to be trapped under the rubble while rescue operations ha... [Full Article...]

Richland County Offices Closed Monday: Irma Plan in Place

Richland County Offices Closed Monday: Irma Plan in Place Some have already canceled athletic events and an ACT testing session scheduled for Saturday. Administrators in Greenwood County School District 50, District 51 and District 52 will make a decision Sunday evening about school closings. Sumter County District 1 schools and offices will be closed on Monday . On Friday after Governor Henry McMaster said he would not be enacting a statewide orde... [Full Article...]

Court challenge to Rohingya deportations

Court challenge to Rohingya deportations Modi, on his first bilateral visit to Myanmar , is scheduled to hold talks with president U Htin Kyaw and state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who is also the country's foreign minister and minister of president's office. Around 14,000 Rohingyas living in the country are registered with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, while about 40,000 are said to be staying illegally. [Full Article...]

China's ties with North Korea fray

He has also publicly weighed scrapping a USA trade deal with South Korea in a bid to fulfill promises he made during the election campaign, and threatened to make South Korea pay for THAAD, even though it was Washington pushing for the system's deployment. [Full Article...]

Putin says progress on NKorea impossible without dialogue

Putin says progress on NKorea impossible without dialogue Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in on Wednesday after which he condemned North Korea's missile testing and called for talks to try to resolve the crisis. Russian Federation and China have already prepared a "road map", which contains specific proposals to ease tensions in the region. The war of wills between the two leaders was also evident ... [Full Article...]

Authorities Beg Floridians To Please Not Shoot Their Guns At Hurricane Irma

Authorities Beg Floridians To Please Not Shoot Their Guns At Hurricane Irma Irma is the most intense hurricane in the Atlantic over the past decade. Otherwise, it's just another mild start to our Sunday! After a mainly dry day yesterday we have another dry day on tap to close out the weekend. Spots that are safe and will weaken the hurricane have been highlighted. In addition to the winds, tornadoes will be possible, particularly to the east of Irma's center. [Full Article...]

Four additional THAAD launchers to be installed in Seongju on Thursday:MND

During the meeting, their second in less than four months, Abe was expected to seek Putin's backing to increase pressure on the Kim Jong-un regime, according to the Japanese government. The decision to deploy the four additional THAAD launchers comes amid increased threats from North Korea, which shows no signs of ending its nuclear or ballistic missile tests, warning on Tuesday that more "gift... [Full Article...]

Chinese company takes stake in Russian oil producer Rosneft

Chinese company takes stake in Russian oil producer Rosneft Christian Boermel, a senior analyst with Wood Mackenzie's Russia Upstream Oil & Gas team, says the deal intensifies the energy relationship between Russia and China. Russian Federation tops the list of Chinese crude suppliers where it competes with its arch-rival Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter. "Rosneft keeps its customers close to its heart - buy a stake, get an oil supply agreeme... [Full Article...]

Japan PM warns N.Korea against continuing nuclear programme

Japan PM warns N.Korea against continuing nuclear programme Mr Johnson's comments came after North Korea's ambassador in London, Choe Il, was summoned to the Foreign Office for a dressing down from Asia minister Mark Field. The Aug. 5 resolution capped the number of North Koreans working overseas at the current level. Unfortunately, President Trump continues to make the work of his diplomats and military strategists harder with bellicose rhetoric, insult... [Full Article...]


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