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Iranian President Says Stable 'World of Islam' Crucial for Global Peace Iranian President Says Stable 'World of Islam' Crucial for Global Peace
- September 11, 2017

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. (more...)
Erdoğan meets Iran's Rouhani, Pakistani president in Astana Erdoğan meets Iran's Rouhani, Pakistani president in Astana
- September 11, 2017

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev opened the summit held under the title "Science, Technology, Innovation and Modernisation in the Islamic World". The member-states agreed to take necessary measures for implementation of OIC Science and Technology Agenda 2026 and prepare joint programs and proposals for the goal. (more...)
US Seals Train SKorean Team to Kill Kim in Case of War US Seals Train SKorean Team to Kill Kim in Case of War
- September 11, 2017

Their weird friendship is founded on the glorious leader's love of basketball, and he is reportedly a huge fan of the Chicago Bulls, Rodman's former team. " I basically hang out with him all the time , we laugh, we sing karaoke, we do a lot of cool things together", Rodman said during an interview with ITV's " Good Morning Britain ". (more...)
Merkel: Anti-Immigration 'Rowdies' Disrupting Election Merkel: Anti-Immigration 'Rowdies' Disrupting Election
- September 11, 2017

The travel advisory also accused German leaders of employing "anti-Turkish rhetoric" in their election campaigns, and of blocking Turkey's accession into the EU. Around 150 anti-Merkel protesters booed and shouted "get lost" as she arrived for a campaign rally in the northeastern state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern ahead of the September 24 election. (more...)
Putin says he believes USA willing to defuse Korea tensions Putin says he believes USA willing to defuse Korea tensions
- September 11, 2017

The data set includes an quake which was registered eight minutes after North Korea's latest launch on Sunday, which Chinese authorities deemed a cave-in triggered by the explosion. "We should conduct more missile defense tests". Meanwhile South Korea's navy carried out live-fire naval drills on Tuesday, warning that if the North provoked them "we will immediately hit back and bury them at sea", reported Yonhap news agency. (more...)
USA calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions USA calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions
- September 11, 2017

Previous UN sanctions resolutions have been negotiated between the United States and China, and have taken weeks or months. North Korea's most influential newspaper, Rodong Sinmun , in its front page praised the country for becoming an "invincible nuclear power" after having succeeded in possessing an atomic bomb, a hydrogen bomb and even an intercontinental ballistic missile. (more...)
Arizona woman with Red Cross headed to Harvey cleanup; still need volunteers Arizona woman with Red Cross headed to Harvey cleanup; still need volunteers
- September 11, 2017

One volunteer is working in a shelter with 1,700 people. The Red Cross is keeping a close look on the situation. "So, we've got that large sheltering response going on", said Carden. McRae will also join others from different Red Cross chapters all with the same goal - to slowly but surely help bring back a sense of normalcy. We've got a captain and four experienced volunteers and they're going to be called what is a jump team. (more...)
Airlines Scramble to Address Price Hikes and Heavy Demand Ahead of Irma Airlines Scramble to Address Price Hikes and Heavy Demand Ahead of Irma
- September 11, 2017

A Delta official said the company has also made a decision to reduce the price of its highest fares and waive change fees in response to Hurricane Irma . Though they concede that fares may be higher than expected, airlines said they have not artificially inflated prices because of the storm. In addition, the airline has capped fares at $99 for those returning to affected areas between 10 September to 17 September. (more...)
British newspaper: Three people stabbed a church in London British newspaper: Three people stabbed a church in London
- September 11, 2017

One of the victims, a 33-year-old man, has been taken to the hospital in a very serious condition. A statement on the church's Facebook page confirmed three worshippers had been stabbed. As officers investigated the stabbing, they noticed similarities between the suspect and his vehicle and another incident that had taken place at Hellyer Avenue and Palisade Drive about five minutes earlier in which a man had attempted to stab another man. (more...)
Chicago teen Kenneka Jenkins found dead in hotel freezer Chicago teen Kenneka Jenkins found dead in hotel freezer
- September 11, 2017

River Rd., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office. According to Jenkins' mother Tessa Martin, the teenager had left her house to go to the party with her friends. So there's no way. At around 4am in the morning, the teen's friends called her family, saying they were not able to track her. "If she had enough strength to open that freezer door, she would have had enough strength to walk straight". (more...)
Tim Duncan asking for help for US Virgin Islands Tim Duncan asking for help for US Virgin Islands
- September 11, 2017

There will be a statue of him in San Antonio one day whether he likes it or not. Duncan has already donated $250,000, and he will match donations for up to $1,000,000. One of just four players from the U.S. Virgin Islands to have ever appeared in an National Basketball Association game, Duncan wrote of the importance of immediate and sustained aid learned from his own experiences in 1989 as a 13-year old in the wake of Hurricane Hugo , a Category 5 storm. (more...)
American Airlines to halt flights out of South Florida on Friday American Airlines to halt flights out of South Florida on Friday
- September 11, 2017

On Wednesday, JetBlue Airways , Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood's largest carrier, had canceled 130 flights in and out of destinations impacted by Irma's path. The airline said it will evaluate operations at other Florida airports, including Sarasota and Tampa, and will make adjustments as needed. Jacksonville International Airport announced on Twitter Friday evening that all departures and arrivals will cease at 7 p.m. (more...)
Did the Saudi government fund a Did the Saudi government fund a "dry run" for 9/11?
- September 11, 2017

Although the official U.S. narrative on the September 11, 2001 attacks does not give away the real perpetrators behind the operation, it can be safely assumed that "Wahhabi" elements from Saudi Arabia provided direct support to them, says an analyst in Virginia. (more...)
Hurricane Irma From Space Hurricane Irma From Space
- September 11, 2017

Irma weakened from a Category 5 to a still-frightening Category 4 on Friday with sustained winds of 155 miles per hour. Irma beat Hurricane Ike for having the most hurricane days. Following the storm, "Kennedy's Damage Assessment and Recovery Team will evaluate all center facilities and infrastructure for damage". "It is not a coincidence that we're seeing more devastating hurricanes", climatologist Michael Mann of Penn State University told AFP in an email. (more...)
Irma slowly turns to Florida; Key West feels hurricane-force winds Irma slowly turns to Florida; Key West feels hurricane-force winds
- September 11, 2017

With the storm barreling toward the United States, officials ordered an historic evacuation in Florida that has been made more hard by clogged highways, gasoline shortages and the challenge of moving older people. Mass evacuations have sent throngs onto jammed highways heading north and created a severe gas shortage in some parts the state. Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn said storm surge is the main fear. (more...)
Status Yellow rain warning remains in effect for Leitrim today Status Yellow rain warning remains in effect for Leitrim today
- September 11, 2017

A status yellow wind warning has been issued to Galway , Mayo , Clare , Cork , Kerry , Donegal , Sligo and Leitrim . The warning is of a spell of very strong westerly winds affecting much of the South West of England, and also South Wales. (more...)
Theme of address to be 'Young India, New India' Theme of address to be 'Young India, New India'
- September 11, 2017

As I entered, I head people chanting loudly "Vande Mataram, Vande Mataram!". "There was a significant 9/11, 125 years ago too". - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tweet: "This speech by Swami Vivekananda, delivered on this day in 1893, continues to reverberate & inspire generations". (more...)
Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won't resolve North Korea crisis Putin says sanctions, pressure alone won't resolve North Korea crisis
- September 11, 2017

British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said on Wednesday China held the key to resolving the crisis, reiterating comments made by Prime Minister Theresa May and Australian leader Malcolm Turnbull after they spoke with Trump . The ministry insisted the installation was "temporary" and necessary to prevent the possibility of civilian death should North Korea fire. China has also objected to THAAD's deployment in South Korea, a position that was restated by Beijing's Foreign Ministry ... (more...)
Encounter starts in Sopore Encounter starts in Sopore
- September 11, 2017

He was earlier affiliated with JeM. The encounter is still underway, report said. Azadi and Pro-Islam slogans shouted during the rally. When the forces were conducting the search operation, militants opened fire upon them following which the security personnel retaliated, triggering an encounter in which one militant was killed, police officer said. (more...)
'Out of his f*cking mind': John Oliver hammers Trump's incoherence on DACA 'Out of his f*cking mind': John Oliver hammers Trump's incoherence on DACA
- September 11, 2017

Instead what DACA does is that it offers the immigrants protection against immigration. Some of Duke's Dreamers said they agreed. While passing DACA legislation is the obvious solution, lawmakers could scuttle any deal by attaching poison pills to the legislation. (more...)