• U.S. Calls Urgent Security Council Meeting To Discuss North Korea Sanctions
U.S. Calls Urgent Security Council Meeting To Discuss North Korea Sanctions

North Korea , which marked the 70th anniversary of the country's founding last Sunday, held several related events in Pyongyang, such as a military parade, mass games and a torch march. This is a follow-up on the agreement that the leaders of South and North Korea arrived at in their April summit to run such an office on hopes that it will serve as...

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  • Man killed in MA shark attack, first since 1936
Man killed in MA shark attack, first since 1936

Arthur Medici , 26, of Revere, Massachusetts , was given first aid, including CPR, but died at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis. Leslie Reynolds, chief ranger at the Cape Cod National Seashore , confirmed the incident that happened about 300 yards south of Newcomb Hollow Beach.

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  • For First Time, 5 Named Storms Could Crowd Atlantic Ocean
For First Time, 5 Named Storms Could Crowd Atlantic Ocean

It will continue to move to the west and away from the V.I. during the overnight hours. Though there now are no coastal watches or warnings, over the next couple days the disturbance could produce gusty winds and rain storms for Hispaniola and Jamaica.

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  • 'Absurd' to accuse Russian Federation of lying about spy poisoning
'Absurd' to accuse Russian Federation of lying about spy poisoning

Assistant Secretary of State Manisha Singh told a congressional hearing that Russian Federation has not yet accepted demands that it come clean about its production of the Novichok nerve agent used in the March 4 attempt to kill former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury , England.

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  • US Border Patrol Agent Charged With Murdering 4 in Killing Spree
US Border Patrol Agent Charged With Murdering 4 in Killing Spree

Another female victim remained unidentified and was referred to as Jane Doe, Alaniz said . It was originally believed that Ortiz had murdered three women and one man, but it turned that was actually a transgender woman. "As law enforcement was looking for the killer. he would be reporting to work every day like normal", he said. The victims were...

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  • Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions
Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

Washington's invitation for trade talks received a thumbs-up from Beijing. Two people familiar with the effort said Mnuchin's invitation was sent to his Chinese counterparts, including Vice Premier Liu He, the top economic adviser to Chinese President Xi Jinping, for talks in coming weeks, with the time and the venue still to be agreed.

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  • Erdogan and United Nations warn of human catastrophe in Idlib
Erdogan and United Nations warn of human catastrophe in Idlib

Pockets of the province remain under ISIS control. The German Defense Ministry is reportedly in talks with the USA on potentially taking an active role in airstrikes in the event that Syria's President Bashar al Assad uses chemical weapons in Idlib province.

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  • Trump ex-campaign head Manafort to cooperate in Russian Federation probe
Trump ex-campaign head Manafort to cooperate in Russian Federation probe

The result also ensures that the investigation will extend far beyond the November congressional elections despite entreaties from the president's lawyer that Mueller bring his probe to a close. "And Kilimnik was formerly Manafort's longtime business associate - and possibly has ties to Russian intelligence", Ward wrote. Trump had discussed pardo...

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  • Puerto Rico hurricane death toll inflated by Democrats, claims Trump
Puerto Rico hurricane death toll inflated by Democrats, claims Trump

Trump tweeted this week: 'We got A Pluses for our recent hurricane work in Texas and Florida (and did an unappreciated great job in Puerto Rico , even though an inaccessible island with very poor electricity and a totally incompetent Mayor of San Juan ).

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  • Palestinian Envoy: Trump Admin Gave Us One Month to Dismantle Washington Mission
Palestinian Envoy: Trump Admin Gave Us One Month to Dismantle Washington Mission

Meanwhile, National Security Adviser John Bolton discussed the USA refusal to recognize the ICC, which the Palestinians are trying to get to prosecute Israel for war crimes. "They are no longer partners in the peace process", Erekat said. He accused US officials of giving the Israeli government to press ahead with the demolition of Al-Kahn Al-Ahm...

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  • Mallya backtracks after saying he met Arun Jaitley before leaving India
Mallya backtracks after saying he met Arun Jaitley before leaving India

In fact, as early as June this year, BJP's Rajya Sabha MP, Subramanian Swamy had hinted about Mallya's meeting with an unnamed but powerful person in the Narendra Modi government before he left India. "The statement is factually false inasmuch as it does not reflect truth", he said in a Facebook post. At one point, she told the court that Rakesh ...

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  • Sweden joins Europe's move to right over migration backlash
Sweden joins Europe's move to right over migration backlash

Instead, Sunday's results effectively provided no clear victor and no convenient or simple narrative to explain the shifts underway in Swedish politics. The Sweden Democrats, meanwhile, are celebrating their ascent after rising from obscurity a little over a decade ago to a position of incontestable political influence today.

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  • Apple says China tariffs would hit Apple Watch, Air Pods
Apple says China tariffs would hit Apple Watch, Air Pods

President Trump responded to Apple 's concerns about tariffs with a tweet Saturday morning, acknowledging that Apple products could get more expensive as a result of his administration's escalating trade war with China. "We've taxed them $50 billion - that's on technology", the president told reporters aboard Air Force One. The new duti...

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  • Ex-Trump campaign aide jailed in Russian Federation probe
Ex-Trump campaign aide jailed in Russian Federation probe

Mueller's team hadn't taken a position on what precise sentence should be imposed, but had argued the sentencing guidelines called for up to six months in prison and that Papadopoulos' crime warranted incarceration. Papadopoulos admitted a year ago that he lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about interactions in which people he though...

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  • State Department announces closure of PLO mission in Washington
State Department announces closure of PLO mission in Washington

John Bolton is expected to outline the new policy in a speech that will also threaten ICC judges with sanction if they target Israel or the usa for its policies toward the Palestinians. In recent weeks, the United States cut more than $200 million in bilateral aid to the Palestinians and canceled its support for the UN agency for Palestini...

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  • Three toddlers, mother, grandmother victims of mass killing
Three toddlers, mother, grandmother victims of mass killing

The relationship of the man to the victims has yet to be released by police. WA's Deputy Premier Roger Cook said it was a "senseless" event. Forensic police officers were confronted with an horrific scene. Mr Fairbrother said it was common to see the children playing around the house. "They were a ideal family. this is a attractive neighbou...

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  • India's top court to deliver landmark gay sex ruling
India's top court to deliver landmark gay sex ruling

But The struggle of minorities is not an easy one this paves the way for a lot of other reforms" said Harish Iyer, an LGBTQ activist who filed an impleadment application on Section 377 "But as of now, we are simply celebrating. Transgendered people known as "hijras" have been a common sight in India for centuries. But their treatment - both shunn...

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  • Chaos in the White House Monaem Sarker
Chaos in the White House Monaem Sarker

However, allegations that Mattis is intervening regularly to avert national security disasters have once again raised the question of whether military commanders possess the authority to refuse a direct order from the President under certain circumstances.

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  • Dallas police seek manslaughter warrant against officer who killed neighbor
Dallas police seek manslaughter warrant against officer who killed neighbor

It wasn't immediately clear if Guyger had an attorney. The officer's name had already been circulating in social media posts, the report said. Merritt had previously claimed that Guyger, a four-year veteran, wasn't being eyed for manslaughter charges because of her status as a cop.

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  • Dallas Police Officer Enters Wrong Apartment, Shoots And Kills Man Inside
Dallas Police Officer Enters Wrong Apartment, Shoots And Kills Man Inside

Update: A manslaughter warrant has been issued for the unnamed female officer who killed Botham Jean in his apartment after she mistook his apartment for her own. "Somebody has to be insane not to realize that they walked into the wrong apartment", said Botham Shem's mother, Allie Jean, who questioned how the situation escalated like this.

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  • Papadopoulos Sentenced To 14 Days In Prison
Papadopoulos Sentenced To 14 Days In Prison

Papadopoulos, who was initially interrogated on January 27, 2017 by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents regarding his work for the Trump campaign, was arrested at Washington-Dulles International Airport on July 27, 2017 and arraigned the following day.

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  • Typhoon kills 9 in Japan, Kansai airport flooded
Typhoon kills 9 in Japan, Kansai airport flooded

It raked across the western part of the largest main island, Honshu, near the city of Kobe, several hours later, before heading into the Sea of Japan in the evening. About half a million households in Osaka and five nearby prefectures remained without power, as of 11am (0200 GMT), according to Kansai Electric Power.

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  • Homeless Vet GoFundMe Money Is Reportedly Drained By Couple
Homeless Vet GoFundMe Money Is Reportedly Drained By Couple

Dow ordered the couple's attorney, Ernest Badway, to tell his clients, who were not in court, that they must appear before her September 14 after giving sworn depositions on the matter next Monday morning at Badway's law office. On Tuesday evening, GoFundMe released a statement explaining that the company deposited $20,000 into an account cre...

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  • Woman found dead, three people missing in Arizona boat crash
Woman found dead, three people missing in Arizona boat crash

Nine people were injured, officials said. The boat in which the two missing people were passengers was submerged by the collision according to a report from the Chicago Tribune . Units from the Mohave County Sheriff's Office Division of Boating Safety photographed on September 2, 2018, the day after a boating crash on the Colorado River .

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  • Majherhat bridge collapses in Kolkata, many feared trapped
Majherhat bridge collapses in Kolkata, many feared trapped

Mamata Banerjee , chief minister of West Bengal state, said in a televised address that at least eight people were injured but their conditions were stable. He said they had no idea of the casualties had seen there were motor cycles and other vehicles trapped in the debris. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief.

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  • Iran seeks Idlib liberation with 'least humanitarian cost'
Iran seeks Idlib liberation with 'least humanitarian cost'

A Syrian government minister said the siege of Idlib would probably be resolved by force. He also called on two major backers of President Bashar al-Assad's military to also restrain their actions. U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned Syria against launching an attack on the country's last rebel stronghold with the help of Russian Feder...

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  • Trump Lobbying GOP Senators to Turn Against Sessions
Trump Lobbying GOP Senators to Turn Against Sessions

Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani , managed to convince him, once again, that firing Sessions right now would create a political storm he may not be able to withstand. "I just would love to have him do a great job", Bloomberg quoted Mr Trump as saying. Two White House aides said "Trump's latest push against Sessions was fueled by last wee...

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  • Japan braces for strike from powerful typhoon
Japan braces for strike from powerful typhoon

The storm made landfall on Shikoku, the smallest main island, around noon. It raked across the western part of the largest main island, Honshu, near the city of Kobe, several hours later, heading rapidly north. The Houunmaru tanker was pushed by strong winds into the bridge connecting Kansai Airport to the mainland near Osaka. More than 1.6 mil...

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  • Trump escalates attacks on his attorney general
Trump escalates attacks on his attorney general

Collins' indictment on insider trading charges also stemmed from a call he made to his son in June 2017 - during a congressional picnic at the White House, five months after the president took office. Aside from the implied suggestion Sessions should have ignored serious corruption charges against Collins and Hunter until after the elections in N...

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  • Chinese Billionaire Returns To China After Minnesota Arrest
Chinese Billionaire Returns To China After Minnesota Arrest

May 22, 2014. Liu, 45, was arrested on August 31, 2018 by the Minneapolis police for alleged sexual misconduct and released the following afternoon. In June, Google announced a $550 million investment in the company. Earlier this year, Liu attempted to suppress information about a sexual assault that occurred after a 2015 party at his Aus...

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  • Pentagon witdraws $300M in funding to Pakistan's military
Pentagon witdraws $300M in funding to Pakistan's military

The US stoppage of $300 million was the money it owed to Pakistan in Coalition Support Funds (CSF), adding that it can not be described as American aid. Talking to media at Foreign Office on Sunday evening, he said Pak-US relations were at the standstill when the new government came to power as the previous government did nothing to improve them.

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  • Iranian minister visits Pakistan but support from Islamabad likely to be limited
Iranian minister visits Pakistan but support from Islamabad likely to be limited

The members who were a part of the council led by Dar were the staunch support the former finance minister's policies, which, the government says, are responsible for the country's economic crisis. PTI and Imran Khan himself used to blame Dar for destruction of country's economy. He stressed that he wanted to improve relations with the neighbou...

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  • Justice Department lawyer said Russia had Donald Trump ‘over a barrel’
Justice Department lawyer said Russia had Donald Trump ‘over a barrel’

Citing current and former officials and associates of Deripaska, the Times reported that investigators were hoping for information from Deripaska on Russian organized crime during a September 2015 meeting and, in a meeting a year later, on possible Russian aid to Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

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  • Deputy shoots man who fired gun over sold-out Ice Cube concert
Deputy shoots man who fired gun over sold-out Ice Cube concert

Just before 7:30 p.m., the Del Mar Racetrack tweeted that the situation "has been contained" and the concert will go on as scheduled. The concert drew a crowd so large the area to the west of the grandstand was filled to capacity. A video posted to social media appeared to show a deputy firing four shots at a man who collapsed in front of a ticke...

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  • Buhari off to China with wife, daughter
Buhari off to China with wife, daughter

The action plan focuses on issues of political, economic, cultural, media and worldwide cooperation among a host of others between China and Africa . Recently in July, during Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Africa, China signed cooperation documents with Senegal and Rwanda . His words, "As a policy, we said that we are not going to an...

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  • McCain motorcade departs U.S. Capitol en route to cathedral
McCain motorcade departs U.S. Capitol en route to cathedral

Sunday, McCain will be laid to rest at the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland. He has endured deep criticism for controversially leading the United States into war in Iraq - an invasion that McCain steadfastly supported at first, but eventually grew to believe was a mistake.

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  • U.S. Will Cut Millions in Funding to U.N. Palestinian Agency
U.S. Will Cut Millions in Funding to U.N. Palestinian Agency

Anonymous sources later told The Washington Post that if the United Nations wants USA funding for UNRWA, it must change the way the agency operates. in the Middle East". The Palestinian leadership has been openly hostile to any proposal from the administration, citing what it says is a pro-Israel bias, notably after Trump recognized Jerusale...

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  • 'Multiple casualties' in New Mexico Greyhound crash en route to Phoenix
'Multiple casualties' in New Mexico Greyhound crash en route to Phoenix

The cab of the truck was also destroyed, and its trailer was lying on its side. Chris Jones was driving along the highway when he caught his first glimpse of the semi turned over. The Greyhound bus involved in the crash carried a total of 47 passengers, the company told CNN affiliate KOAT. "Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone as we conti...

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  • Joe Biden: 'I'm a Democrat and I love John McCain'
Joe Biden: 'I'm a Democrat and I love John McCain'

The day before his death, he had shared the announcement that he'd no longer be receiving treatments. John McCain , R-Ariz., greets Sen. The honor guard escorted the casket to an Air Force plane while family and friends waited on the tarmac.

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  • Russian Federation to hold major naval drills in Mediterranean, TASS agency reports
Russian Federation to hold major naval drills in Mediterranean, TASS agency reports

De Mistura asked if it's necessary to create a "worst-case scenario" just to secure Syrian government access to the roads. Earlier, the Russian militaryreportedthat a group of militants in Syria was preparing a provocation, in which chlorine gas would be used to frame the Syrian government forces.

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  • Woman in mysterious 'doorbell video' identified as domestic violence victim
Woman in mysterious 'doorbell video' identified as domestic violence victim

Deputies told Houston TV station KTRK , a man was threatening to commit suicide. They found a 49-year-old man dead inside a home in the 18400 block of Sunrise Pines Drive on Tuesday morning. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who may have seen her to call (936) 760-5800 and refer to case No. 18A243347 or direct inquiries to ...

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  • Land reform policy gets backing from British Prime Minister Theresa May
Land reform policy gets backing from British Prime Minister Theresa May

She added the government is putting in place measures to ensure it can "make a success of no deal " and remains confident it can do similar with a "good deal" - which she maintained it was possible to agree. "Look at what the director of the World Trade Organization has said", May told British media on her tour of Africa. The Prime Minister arri...

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  • Mattis: No Decision on Fate of Korean Peninsula Exercises
Mattis: No Decision on Fate of Korean Peninsula Exercises

South Korea and the USA have halted key annual joint military drills in order to buttress denuclearization talks with the North that were resumed in earnest with the Singapore summit. If the US does turn these large exercises back on, have they now become provocative wargames? South Korea's defense ministry said that nothing has been decided abo...

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  • Don McGahn to leave job as White House counsel, Trump says
Don McGahn to leave job as White House counsel, Trump says

Trump named McGahn White House counsel in November 2016 shortly after winning the presidential election. Trump has not settled on a replacement for McGahn, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters. McGahn, who counts deep ties within Washington's legal community, has long functioned as Trump's liaison to Justice officials and Congre...

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  • Arizona Cardinals, Larry Fitzgerald, Bruce Arians pay tribute to John McCain
Arizona Cardinals, Larry Fitzgerald, Bruce Arians pay tribute to John McCain

Leaders across the United States of America have started paying tributes to late Senator John McCain , who died on Saturday at the age of 81. "I think it's the same feeling for all Vietnamese people as he has greatly contributed to the development of Vietnam-U.S.

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  • EA cancels remaining Madden events after fatal Florida shooting
EA cancels remaining Madden events after fatal Florida shooting

Robertson, of Ballard , W.V., also played football in high school, and won the Madden 17 Classic. Authorities said three people died in the shooting , including the suspect , who turned the gun on himself after opening fire. A competitor at Sunday's tournament told the LA Times on Sunday that the shooter was a participant who had been ...

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  • Pope issues apology for ’crimes’ against Irish women, babies
Pope issues apology for ’crimes’ against Irish women, babies

McCarrick resigned as cardinal last month, after a church investigation deemed credible an accusation that McCarrick had sexually abused a minor. The Pope also ordered McCarrick's suspension from public ministry. CNN has reached out to his office for explanation. The document, published by the National Catholic Register , is attributed to Arch...

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  • South Korea Urges More US-North Korea Talks
South Korea Urges More US-North Korea Talks

Suzanne DiMaggio, director and senior fellow at New America, a think tank, said that "as Trump faces the worst week of his presidency, the last thing he wants to add to his mounting troubles is Pompeo coming home from North Korea empty-handed yet again".

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  • Turnbull to quit Parliament as Liberals race to replace former prime minister
Turnbull to quit Parliament as Liberals race to replace former prime minister

The shock move follows Ms Bishop receiving only 11 votes from her Liberal Party colleagues when she up her hand to become prime minister on Friday, and a damning leak that could explain why. That decision could have serious implications for Morrison's government, which has a parliamentary majority of only one seat. Senator Mathias Cormann, one ...

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  • Roger Stone Predicts He Will Be Indicted Next In Russia Investigation
Roger Stone Predicts He Will Be Indicted Next In Russia Investigation

In the past week, the Office of the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) has accepted a guilty plea from President Donald Trump's former longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen , and offered an immunity deal to Allen Weisselberg, chief financial officer of The Trump Organization.

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