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How to watch Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly How to watch Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly
- September 19, 2017

Trump's 10:30 a.m. (1430 GMT) speech will mark his latest attempt to lay out his " America First " vision for a US foreign policy that is aimed at downgrading global bureaucracies, basing alliances on shared interests, and steering Washington away from nation-building exercises overseas. (more...)
A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes A gay marriage vote will come down to one unlikely factor: mailboxes
- September 19, 2017

Opinion polls show a majority will vote in favor. Yes voters however are more likely to take part in the government's national survey on the issue. To receive a replacement survey form you will need to provide your driver's licence or Australian passport details and check a box to agree to your information being used to verify your identity. (more...)
Accountability court summons Sharifs again after no-show Accountability court summons Sharifs again after no-show
- September 19, 2017

At the outset, NAB prosecutor submitted the implementation report, saying a security officer deputed at the Lahore residence of the Sharif family refused to receive the summons. In response to a question, Kirmani said he can not give a date regarding the Sharif family's appearance in court as it all depends on Kulsoom Nawaz's recovery. (more...)
Digital Realty Trust Inc
- September 19, 2017

The stock closed at $117.10 by scoring -0.42%. Analysts await Education Realty Trust, Inc. The 8 months chart pattern indicates high risk for the $2.91B company. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month. Its up 0.19, from 1.38 in 2016Q3. Comerica Bancorp invested in 0.03% or 136,793 shares. (more...)
Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills
- September 19, 2017

The department said that during the incident shown in the video "the targeting system of one of the helicopters erroneously locked on a wrong target". The Western military district includes north-western Russia and the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, all areas where the "Zapad-2017" exercises are focused. (more...)
Hillary Clinton just floated the possibility of contesting the 2016 election Hillary Clinton just floated the possibility of contesting the 2016 election
- September 19, 2017

Clinton said she would have reacted differently than Trump did and established an "independent commission with subpoena power" to probe it. Gross went on to ask , "What would be the means to challenge it, if you thought it should be challenged?" Mrs Clinton's recent statement - indeed, the tone of her book tour and the book itself - shows that while many Democrats may want to look to the future, she's still got one eye on what could have been. (more...)
Bahrain marks International Day for Preservation of Ozone layer Bahrain marks International Day for Preservation of Ozone layer
- September 19, 2017

The theme retained for this year's International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is Caring for all life under the sun. A sensitisation workshop on the Kigali Amendment in the context of activities marking the 2017 International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer was launched this morning by the Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity, and Environment and Sustainable Development, Mr Etienne Sinatambou, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Balaclava in presence of ... (more...)
China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully
- September 19, 2017

The fresh measures followed the sixth and most powerful nuclear test conducted by Pyongyang earlier this month. President Moon stressed the need for the global community to work together to thoroughly implement the latest UN Security Council resolution against North Korea and asked for an active role by the UN chief to solve the North's nuclear problem in a fundamental, comprehensive yet peaceful manner. (more...)
Foxconn will get $3 billion to build a plant in Wisconsin Foxconn will get $3 billion to build a plant in Wisconsin
- September 19, 2017

The package won bipartisan legislative approval, but critics say Wisconsin is offering too much without enough guarantees if Foxconn doesn't hold up its end of the bargain. While most of Walker's fellow Republicans see job creation and investment in the deal, most Democrats have a different take. Ultimately, the Republican-controlled legislature gave its okay. (more...)
Iraqi Forces Launch New Offensive Against Daesh In Iraq's Anbar Iraqi Forces Launch New Offensive Against Daesh In Iraq's Anbar
- September 19, 2017

It's not clear where, precisely, the group is now located. A government official said around 300 of them were Turkish. Meanwhile, Iraqi authorities said they were eager to negotiate with the embassies of foreign nations on the return of the women and children. (more...)
Buffalo Bills versus Carolina Panthers: Game preview Buffalo Bills versus Carolina Panthers: Game preview
- September 19, 2017

Newton finished 20 of 32 for 228 yards passing and carried the ball five times for 27 yards. Tyrod Taylor and the offense opened the second half with a pair of first downs before McCoy was stopped on 4th and 1 from the Panthers 41 yard line. (more...)
Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez groove to Tan Tana Tan in UK Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez groove to Tan Tana Tan in UK
- September 19, 2017

If you remember, Varun has not only performed on the iconic number with Salman but also with Karisma Kapoor who originally starred in 'Judwaa' . Given the references made, the CBFC has ordered to get a No Objection Certificate (NOC) to be able to do that. (more...)
Trump, Xi to push for greater pressure on North Korea through UNSC Trump, Xi to push for greater pressure on North Korea through UNSC
- September 19, 2017

Mr Xi is not attending the annual gathering of world leaders in NY. During his last address to the U.N General Assembly, President Obama admitted there were problems with a "collision of cultures" that globalism has caused, but urged nations to embrace internationalization. (more...)
UP: Student Dies After Being Pushed From 3rd Floor of School Building UP: Student Dies After Being Pushed From 3rd Floor of School Building
- September 19, 2017

Neetu Chauhan was the student of Modern Montessori Inter College and at around 11am (6.30am BST) on Monday, she went to the toilet on the third floor of the building. "The father has given a complaint that his child was thrown off". The girl's father expressed anger over the school authorities for their careless and negligence attitude. (more...)
Hurricane Jose could bring strong winds, rain to Big Apple Hurricane Jose could bring strong winds, rain to Big Apple
- September 19, 2017

Coastal wave heights are expected to top out at 5 feet . Hurricane Jose causing rip currents. "If you know that you tend to be vulnerable and in a space that floods during storms, take the necessary precautions, " Morrone warned. Almost an inch of rain is expected to douse the city on Wednesday, too. The Peninsula is under a small craft advisory along the Chesapeake Bay as a result of Hurricane Jose passing the area the mid-Atlantic, as it heads up to places such as DE and New Jersey, ... (more...)
Harry Dean Stanton dies, aged 91 Harry Dean Stanton dies, aged 91
- September 19, 2017

Paris, Texas won the Palme d'Or at Cannes and Stanton excelled as the silent, rootless wanderer Travis in the bleak Texan landscape attempting to reconnect with his brother, young son and, later, his wife (Nastassja Kinski). The actor was hardly a household name, but his roles in Wim Wenders's " Paris, Texas " as well as " Repo Man " made him a favorite of film fans. After a decade of playing mostly thugs and desperadoes in movies and TV (starting with an uncredited role as a prison ... (more...)
North Korea Fires Another Missile Over Japan North Korea Fires Another Missile Over Japan
- September 19, 2017

Pyongyang carried out the latest in a rapid series of missile launches by firing another mid-range ballistic missile over Japan on Friday, soon after its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on September 3, in defiance of United Nations sanctions and other worldwide pressure. (more...)
Hillary Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning The Legitimacy Of Donald Trump's Election Hillary Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning The Legitimacy Of Donald Trump's Election
- September 19, 2017

Chozick said while she agrees with Clinton that the media could do a little more soul searching on their coverage of the 2016 election, she says that Clinton's book makes it seem that the media's job was to help her get elected, which it did with Obama in 2008 and 2012, but that the media's job in her opinion is to inform voters of their choices and how those choices impact their lives. (more...)
Donald Trump Jr. Gives Up Secret Service Protection, Seeking Privacy Donald Trump Jr. Gives Up Secret Service Protection, Seeking Privacy
- September 19, 2017

CNN's Jim Acosta also reported Monday that Kellyanne Conway is refusing her federal protections. The Secret Service's funding has been stretched thin because of President Donald Trump's frequent travel and large family. Secret Service agents have accompanied the Trump sons, Donald and Eric, overseas to promote Trump-branded properties. According to the Secret Service , forgoing a security detail of high-profile individuals is ill-advised. (more...)
In first visit, Trump urges reform so United Nations can meet full potential In first visit, Trump urges reform so United Nations can meet full potential
- September 19, 2017

But while Trump chastised the UN - an organisation he had sharply criticised as a candidate - he said the United States would "pledge to be partners in your work", in order to make the world body "a more effective force" for peace. And Trump isn't the only one to have fueled the fire to a tense relationship. Haley credits Trump with any USA achievements at the United Nations. During eight months in office, Mr Trump has brusquely questioned decades-old alliances and ratcheted up the heat ... (more...)