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North Korea V Malaysia

Malaysia's latest travel ban also comes amid escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula in recent weeks, as Kim Jong-Un and US President Donald Trump traded threats and insults over North Korea's nuclear and missile development programme. Next week's game in Pyongyang had already twice been delayed following a row over the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jo... [Full Article...]

Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government's Referendum

Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government's Referendum Despite the strong response, the non-binding vote is unlikely to lead to a formal independence. The Iraqi Council of Ministers decided, during a meeting yesterday, to hand control of the Kurdistan region's airports to the central government authority and gave Erbil three days to comply. [Full Article...]

Facebook Says Deleted Many Fake Accounts in German Election Campaign

Facebook Says Deleted Many Fake Accounts in German Election Campaign Facebook was always anti-Trump.The Networks were always anti-Trump hence, Fake News , @nytimes (apologized) & @WaPo were anti-Trump. Trump wrote in a Tweet earlier Wednesday that " Facebook was always anti-Trump". "This is too important an issue to be dismissive", he wrote on Facebook . He said that aside from "problematic ads", Facebook's impact ranged from "giving people a voice, to e... [Full Article...]

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg rejects Trump bias claims

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg rejects Trump bias claims His remarks were prompted by a tweet this morning in which President Donald Trump described Facebook as " always anti-Trump ". President Trump himself called Facebook "anti-Trump" in a tweet Wednesday and suggested it colluded with media outlets. [Full Article...]

Thai PM confirms Yingluck in Dubai

Thai PM confirms Yingluck in Dubai Female police officers stand guard outside the Supreme Court in Bangkok , Wednesday, Sept. 27, as the judiciary delivered its verdict on case against former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. She is the sister of former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a telecommunications tycoon. Yingluck has denied the charges, claiming they were politically motivated. [Full Article...]

The Trump administration just cranked up pressure on North Korea

The Trump administration just cranked up pressure on North Korea The Trump administration's stance on North Korea has been hardening in recent months as the North has been stepping up the aggressiveness of its nuclear and missile tests. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer! ". Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told reporters that the United Nations and the global community have said in recent days that they didn't want... [Full Article...]

Why Roy Moore might make life hard for Senate Republicans

Why Roy Moore might make life hard for Senate Republicans Senate on Tuesday. With all 67 counties reporting, Moore led incumbent Luther Strange by 54.9% to 45.1%. Unusual was soundly defeated by conservative Republican Roy Moore, a familiar political player in the Yellowhammer State, well known for his fight over a Ten Commandments monument, and a more recent controversy over his refusal to accept court orders that invalidated Alabama's ban on same... [Full Article...]

Reporters, lawyers banned during Ishaq Dar's hearing

Reporters, lawyers banned during Ishaq Dar's hearing The Supreme Court had directed NAB to prepare a reference against Dar for possessing assets more than he had declared in the light of the Panama Case verdict announced by the apex court on July 28. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry expressed satisfaction over the indictment of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar during a news conference on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's administration wants being gay to become a sackable offence

Donald Trump's administration wants being gay to become a sackable offence The Justice Department in Trump's administration just tried to argue that people should be able to fire their employees for being gay. Lawyers for Zarda's estate have conversely argued that gay workers are protected by Title VII because sexual orientation can be linked to a person's sex. [Full Article...]

Crude Oil Price Analysis for September 28, 2017

Crude Oil Price Analysis for September 28, 2017 North Sea oil producers seized on surging crude prices this week to hedge output, joining their USA shale oil peers in locking in a floor for future revenue. Tight physical markets, especially on the product side, are further supporting the front-end of the forward curve with high margins driving refinery crude buying. [Full Article...]

Japan's lower house of parliament dissolved, paving way for snap vote

Japan's lower house of parliament dissolved, paving way for snap vote With the dissolution of the House of Representatives just around the corner, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike made a daring decision to lead the lower house election campaign as the face of a political party while also continuing to serve as the governor of Tokyo . [Full Article...]

Havens climb on North Korea as stocks point lower

Havens climb on North Korea as stocks point lower North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Trump's Twitter comments, in which the US leader said Ri and leader Kim Jong Un "won't be around much longer" if they acted on their threats, amounted to a declaration of war and that Pyongyang had the right to take countermeasures. [Full Article...]

'Health Guru' Faker Belle Gibson Fined $410000 For Lying About Cancer Cure

'Health Guru' Faker Belle Gibson Fined $410000 For Lying About Cancer Cure She has now been penalised in the Federal Court and ordered to pay £240,000 ($410,000) in fines for profiting from her false claims. The judge said the scammer misled her followers when she falsely claimed she was suffering from terminal brain cancer. [Full Article...]

OJ Simpson could be a free man in just a few days

OJ Simpson could be a free man in just a few days Simpson's parole was granted in July this year, by the state parole board, which set Sunday, October 1st as the day he will be eligible for parole . Tom Scotto, a close friend of Simpson, would only say Simpson was set to be released " shortly after " October 1 . Under the terms of his parole he is not allowed to drink, use non-prescription drugs or posses a firearm until his parole... [Full Article...]

Trump envoy tells China to guarantee fair treatment for US firms

Trump envoy tells China to guarantee fair treatment for US firms President Donald Trump visits China, likely in November. Beijing is Mr Ross' first stop on a trip to Asia from Sunday to Friday that also includes visits to Hong Kong, Bangkok and Vientiane, Laos. The New York Times reports (paywall) that Ross "raised concerns about the imbalance of trade and investment relations", and "the need to protect intellectual property and lower tariffs". [Full Article...]

Republicans unveil tax reform framework

Republicans unveil tax reform framework A lot of this work will be done by the tax-writing committees in Congress. What that means: The death tax literally affects about 0.2 percent of all estates, and only if they're worth more than $5.5 million. Trump also denies the plan unveiled by the White House and congressional Republicans Wednesday would benefit the wealthy. US President Donald J Trump (centre) met Tuesday in Washingt... [Full Article...]

Annapolis teen arrested for bringing gun to school

Annapolis teen arrested for bringing gun to school County police said a school administrator told the school resource officer that they saw the 10th-grade student getting on a bus at 2:20 p.m. and thought that he might have had a gun. School officials are increasing security on the campus Wednesday. Sunchana Pavlic attends Clarke Central and she said it's terrifying to know that a student could have a gun on campus so easily. [Full Article...]

Standoff ends with shooting on Interstate 80, traffic at standstill

Standoff ends with shooting on Interstate 80, traffic at standstill Fairfield Police Sgt. Jeff Osgood says there was an "exchange of gunfire" and that the murder suspect died. Earlier in the morning, Richmond Police Lt. Officers returned fire and the suspect was struck, according to the three departments. California Highway Patrol Officer Matthew Hamer told KTVU that by 10:30 a.m., the standoff near the MacArthur Maze had ended, and an hour later the eastbound... [Full Article...]

Thousands flee as Monaro volcano erupts on Vanuatu

Thousands flee as Monaro volcano erupts on Vanuatu Group Captain Olney said New Zealand was ready to assist Vanuatu if the volcano erupted. While Monaro has been active since its last eruption in 2005, it wasn't until this past weekend that activity levels were raised to a Level 4. "People on Ambae rely on a subsistence lifestyle and so the big fear is not just the issue of displacement but the condition of crops and vegetation that people will go... [Full Article...]

Even George Brandis Thinks It's Nuts That Abbott Wants To Ban Macklemore

Even George Brandis Thinks It's Nuts That Abbott Wants To Ban Macklemore But banning the song's performance does encroach on free speech. The premise of the song is based on marriage equality and some have taken exception to the timing of airing it with the same-sex marriage debate hitting fever pitch in Australia. [Full Article...]


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