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Japan backs United States bid for fresh sanctions against North Korea Japan backs United States bid for fresh sanctions against North Korea
- September 12, 2017

Washington has led the worldwide drive to punish the rogue state after it detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear device. During tough negotiations, the United States dropped initial demands for a full oil embargo and a freeze on the foreign assets of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. (more...)
Corbyn defiant as MPs vote on flagship European Union bill Corbyn defiant as MPs vote on flagship European Union bill
- September 12, 2017

It is meant to convert existing European Union legislation into British law, as the country prepares to depart the bloc in March 2019. The EU Withdrawal Bill passed its second reading late on Monday night by 326 to 290, after nine hours of debate and contributions by 107 MPs. (more...)
Hurricane Irma kills 10 in Cuba, Castro calls for unity Hurricane Irma kills 10 in Cuba, Castro calls for unity
- September 12, 2017

The Cuban victims died from causes ranging from electrocution to drowning, building collapse and a balcony falling on a bus, authorities there said. The storm claimed its first known USA fatality over the weekend in the Keys - a man found dead in a pickup truck that had crashed into a tree in high winds. (more...)
Ted Cruz Just 'Liked' A Hardcore Porn Video On Twitter Ted Cruz Just 'Liked' A Hardcore Porn Video On Twitter
- September 12, 2017

They also thanked Ted Cruz "for watching". Lewd footage of the actors - two women and a man - briefly appeared on Cruz's feed of liked tweets but has since been taken down. The evangelical Christian politician has tried - and failed - to ban sex toys in 2007. During the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign season, the Republican National Convention, of which the married father of two was a member of, dubbed pornography as a "public health crisis". (more...)
Australia should take in 20000 Rohingya refugees as crisis worsens: Greens Australia should take in 20000 Rohingya refugees as crisis worsens: Greens
- September 12, 2017

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned about the continuation of the ongoing crackdown on Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar , urging the worldwide community and the United Nations in particular to take swift action to end the crisis. (more...)
UN Official Calls Out Myanmar For 'Textbook' Case Of Ethnic Cleansing UN Official Calls Out Myanmar For 'Textbook' Case Of Ethnic Cleansing
- September 12, 2017

Rohingya Muslims are considered to be among the world's most persecuted people . Dhaka, which initially tried to block the Rohingya from entering, said Monday it would start registering all new arrivals. Michael Vatikiotis, Asia director of the conflict resolution group Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue, says Rakhine has become a "nightmare" for the 10-member Association of South-East Asian Nations, which is already plagued by multiple violent armed conflicts, including the three-month siege ... (more...)
North Korea offers rare inside look at its latest nuclear bomb technology North Korea offers rare inside look at its latest nuclear bomb technology
- September 12, 2017

The US is calling for an oil embargo on Pyongyang, an assets freeze on leader Kim Jong-Un, but also an end to textile exports and to payments made to North Korean guest workers. That would amount to a 10 percent cut in oil products , according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), which estimates annual exports to North Korea at almost 2.2 million barrels. (more...)
Hurricane Jose is now Category 3 storm with 120 miles per hour winds Hurricane Jose is now Category 3 storm with 120 miles per hour winds
- September 12, 2017

Jose's projected path is expected to come close to striking Barbuda this weekend. While there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect, interests in the Leeward Islands are advised to monitor the progress of the storm. " Atlantic hurricane seasons over the years have been shaped by many complex factors", said Jim Kossin, a NOAA hurricane scientist at the University of Wisconsin. (more...)
U.S. calls Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions
- September 12, 2017

Ri Hong-sop, head of North Korea's nuclear weapons institute, and Hong Sung-mu, deputy director of the munitions industry department attended the celebration.KCNA said on Sunday the scientists and technicians "brought the great auspicious event in national history, an extra-large event through the ideal success in the test of H-bomb". (more...)
2 die in landslides after Philippines hit with heavy rains 2 die in landslides after Philippines hit with heavy rains
- September 12, 2017

The Philippine weather bureau says Tropical Depression Maring made landfall in eastern Quezon province Tuesday morning, packing 60 kilometres per hour winds and gusts of up to 100kph. "It just so happened it was a flash flood and they had no time to react", Habana added. Weather forecaster Renito Paciente said Maring was moving at just 15 kph, worsening the flooding. (more...)
North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed
- September 12, 2017

The resolution, adopted in response to Pyongyang's sixth and strongest nuclear test explosion, bans North Korea from importing all natural gas liquids and condensates. These additional measures were also included to limit North Korea's ability to smuggle products like coal and iron - particularly on the high seas. (more...)
Russian Federation sells S-400 to Turkey Russian Federation sells S-400 to Turkey
- September 12, 2017

Turkey has already paid a deposit to Moscow to buy Russian S-400 missile systems, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said after his visit to Kazakhstan, the Hurriyet daily reported. "Currently, the process in Idlib is being run as we agreed with Russian Federation". According to experts, the negotiations between Moscow and Ankara on the deliveries of the S-400 were not easy, mostly because the S-400 had not been exported before. (more...)
Bannon and Billionaire Mercer Tie-Up to Ensure GOP Elections Victories Bannon and Billionaire Mercer Tie-Up to Ensure GOP Elections Victories
- September 12, 2017

Immediately after his sit-down with CBS' Charlie Rose , an aide for Bannon reportedly texted interim White House Communications Director Hope Hicks to wax poetic about the interview , insisting Bannon provided an "epic" defense of the president and his administration. (more...)
Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses Hurricane Irma damages North West Company's Caribbean businesses
- September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma has weakened slightly as it brings a heavy rainfall to Florida it's still a significant threat to the southeast, including some possible effects here in SC. Irma made a second landfall as a Category 3 storm at Marco Island, a city and barrier island off Florida's southwest coast, on Sunday afternoon. (more...)
Voting under way in Norway's general election Voting under way in Norway's general election
- September 12, 2017

Exit polls and forecasts based on early votes will be made public on Monday at 1900 GMT, and most ballots will be counted within three to four hours. - As many as nine parties expected to win seats under a system of proportional representation. (more...)
Security tightened along Myanmar border to check Rohingyas' influx Security tightened along Myanmar border to check Rohingyas' influx
- September 12, 2017

The Rohingya have faced decades of discrimination and persecution in Myanmar and are denied citizenship despite centuries-olds roots in the Rakhine region. He also criticized the global community for doing nothing to stop the persecution of Rohingya Muslims, saying, under worldwide law, every country has the responsibility to make sure that genocide will not take place. (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) Stake Increased by Systematic Financial Management LP
- September 12, 2017

Company has a valuation of $2.09 B, a PE book ratio of 19.75 along with a stock beta of 1.44. The stock witnessed -3.53% declines, -9.65% declines and -12.84% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. If the published price targets set by Callon Petroleum Company analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for CPE is $22. (more...)
Liverpool boss Klopp slams referee for Mane decision Liverpool boss Klopp slams referee for Mane decision
- September 12, 2017

Klopp has a particularly good record against Man City in that time , winning three and losing none of the four league meetings since his arrival in the Premier League . The Blues thrashed the Reds after they went down to 10 men, and we learned many things throughout the match that give us plenty of encouragement for the rest of City's season. (more...)
Poultry giant Moy Park acquired for $1.3bn Poultry giant Moy Park acquired for $1.3bn
- September 12, 2017

The purchase was unanimously approved by a special committee of Pilgrim's board. Moy Park - now part of the Pilgrim's Pride group. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 4,668 shares of the company's stock valued at $105,000 after acquiring an additional 267 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
The Dalai Lama Weighs In On North Korea The Dalai Lama Weighs In On North Korea
- September 12, 2017

His Holiness became patron of the charity after meeting and becoming friends with founder Richard Moore from Derry, who was blinded by a soldier when he was a boy. The Dalai Lama is the latest worldwide human rights leader to call for an end to the violence. "As a fellow Buddhist and Nobel laureate I am appealing to you and your colleagues once more to find a lasting and humane solution to this festering problem", he wrote. (more...)