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North Korea threatens H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean North Korea threatens H-bomb test in Pacific Ocean
- September 23, 2017

Trump delivered his first address to the 193-member body on Tuesday, which was criticised by many for its aggressive tone including threatening to "totally destroy" North Korea and mocking the reclusive state's leader Kim as " rocket man ". (more...)
North Korea says it may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific North Korea says it may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific
- September 23, 2017

The North has responded with a series of weapons tests and warlike and often mocking rhetoric against Mr Trump. Asked at a regular briefing about Trump's comment , Lu said , "As far as I know, what you have mentioned just now is not consistent with the facts". (more...)
Theresa May calls for trade transition period after Brexit Theresa May calls for trade transition period after Brexit
- September 23, 2017

May chose the Italian Renaissance city as the backdrop for her speech because of its history as a trading power, according to 10 Downing Street. "Our determination to defend the stability, security and prosperity of our European neighbours and friends remains steadfast". (more...)
3 killed in Haiti as Hurricane Maria related rains lash country 3 killed in Haiti as Hurricane Maria related rains lash country
- September 23, 2017

He said, so far about 15 people have been buried, and a larger number are reported missing, with a likelihood of many deaths being recorded when the assessment is complete. Noting that air and seaports were not functional, he said helicopters can get into Canefield airport and it is hoped the Roseau Port will be able to accommodate vessels bringing relief supplies by tomorrow. (more...)
McAuliffe OKs Sending Emergency On Ground Help to US Virgin Islands McAuliffe OKs Sending Emergency On Ground Help to US Virgin Islands
- September 23, 2017

Sali chartered a plane to save 300 animals ahead of Hurricane Maria's landfall. Vermont National Guard members are in the U.S. Virgin Islands. "I did it because it had to be done", Gear told the Pilot . Many of them are headed to shelters and rescues here in the states, and some have already been adopted. Sarrett added that she'd like to adopt one of the dogs in question. (more...)
Heroic rescue dog saves dozens of lives in Mexican natural disaster Heroic rescue dog saves dozens of lives in Mexican natural disaster
- September 23, 2017

The 7.1-magnitude quake has killed almost 300 people, and rescuers were still digging through some of the 52 buildings that collapsed in Mexico City alone. Under the rubble in disaster hit Mexico, more survivors will be found by Frida, hopes her handlers. About 270 people have been confirmed dead, and that number will likely rise as Frida and her crew continue their search. (more...)
German FM defends Iran nuclear deal German FM defends Iran nuclear deal
- September 23, 2017

On Sept. 20, Rouhani blasted Trump's remarks during his own speech before the UGNA and urged the Trump administration to maintain the JCPOA. Rouhani, addressing the General Assembly , said it would be a pity if the deal were "destroyed by rogue newcomers to the world of politics ". (more...)
No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal: European Union No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal: European Union
- September 23, 2017

Mr Trump said the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by his predecessor, Barack Obama , was "an embarrassment" and hinted that he may not recertify the agreement when it comes up for a mid-October deadline. Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a speech to the United Nations that his country was firmly against the Iran nuclear deal . (more...)
Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data Stocks subdued amid North Korea concerns, European data
- September 23, 2017

However, the ban on textile imports will be effective from Saturday. The Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on its website that China would limit exports of refined petroleum products from October 1, ban exports of condensates and liquefied natural gas and imports of textiles immediately. (more...)
Iran unveils new ballistic missile Iran unveils new ballistic missile
- September 23, 2017

The broadcaster gave no date for the test although officials had said on Friday that it would be tested "soon". Khorramshar is the name of the new Iranian missile system with a range of 2000 kilometers and weight of more than 1 ton which can carry several warheads by the range of 1800 kilometers. (more...)
Gov. Cuomo, emergency relief specialists heading to storm-damaged Puerto Rico Gov. Cuomo, emergency relief specialists heading to storm-damaged Puerto Rico
- September 23, 2017

A team of 10 personnel including translators, supervisors, and engineers. The Democratic governor said Thursday that NY will also be delivering emergency supplies on a plane donated by JetBlue and providing specialists to help fix the island's devastated power structure. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen trades husband's trousers for six bananas Chrissy Teigen trades husband's trousers for six bananas
- September 23, 2017

Writer Meg Zukin caught the eye of Teigen, as she shared a snap of herself holding five. Chrissy wrote, "Otherwise implies you did not like hanging with this baby". But instead of answering her question, her followers gave her tips on how to make bananas ripen faster. The model was in need of six brown bananas to make her banana bread so she took to Twitter to ask her followers if they could help her out, and offered a set of rewards in exchange for the food. (more...)
The Douglas James Suttles Buys 1000 Shares of Encana Corp (ECA) Stock
- September 23, 2017

Based on an average daily volume of 8,704,007 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 3.2 days. Atria Investments LLC acquired a new position in shares of Encana Corporation in the second quarter valued at $113,000. The oil and gas company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.15. Encana Corporation had a net margin of 19.09% and a return on equity of 6.25%. (more...)
Drunk man picked up 8-year-old girl, forced her to drive Drunk man picked up 8-year-old girl, forced her to drive
- September 23, 2017

That's where, police say, in a criminal complaint, that someone reported seeing the child driving and nearly wrecking the auto twice about 7.30pm. Police in Darlington Township say two bystanders stopped the auto carrying the girl and the suspect, 24-year-old Kevin Michael Cook, from going any further back on September 3. (more...)
Church news for September 23, 2017 Church news for September 23, 2017
- September 23, 2017

A potluck dinner will follow. Abbeville Pure Holiness Church, 325 Highway 71, Abbeville, hosts Appreciation Service , honoring Mother Lanell Jordan, co-founder of the church, 1 p.m. The Rev. Ernest Simons III and St. John Missionary Baptist Church of Falkland will be guests at the afternoon service. Revival , 7 p.m., Monday-Pastor Jones, Bolling Hill Baptist Church; Tuesday-Pastor Faulkner, White Oak Fork Baptist Church; Wednesday-Pastor Jones, Jordan Baptist Church; Thursday-Pastor Pope, ... (more...)
Magnitude 3.4-quake hits North Korea; 'caused by suspected explosion' Magnitude 3.4-quake hits North Korea; 'caused by suspected explosion'
- September 23, 2017

They say the quake is believed to have been caused by a suspected explosion and was detected in the same location as previous tests. She spoke on condition of anonymity, citing office rules. Trump even went on to mock Kim as "Rocket Man", on "a suicide mission for himself and for his regime". News of the quake came as Iran announced it had successfully tested a medium range missile after Trump also fired criticism at its nuclear programme at the UN. (more...)
Alliance for Social Justice sweeps UoH student elections, defeats ABVP Alliance for Social Justice sweeps UoH student elections, defeats ABVP
- September 23, 2017

The ASJ is a grand alliance consisting of SFI, ASA, Tribal Students Forum (TSF), Dalit Students Union (DSU), Muslim Student Federation (MSF) and Telangana Vidyarthi Vedika (TVV). The election commission canceled ASF candidate Lunavath Naresh's candidature after the ABVP raised questions over his ineligibility owing to attendance. (more...)
President Rouhani Hopes for Closer Tehran-London Trade Ties President Rouhani Hopes for Closer Tehran-London Trade Ties
- September 23, 2017

Trump during his first address to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday called the agreement an "embarrassment" and the government in Tehran "a murderous regime". if we just stop with the nuclear agreement, we will enter into a situation very similar to the North Korean situation". Joseph Lieberman, Democratic U.S. (more...)
Madman Kim Jong Un will be tested like never before Madman Kim Jong Un will be tested like never before
- September 23, 2017

The president's repeated attempts to challenge Kim, using language remarkably similar to that typically found in North Korean propaganda, seemed to reach a zenith Tuesday when he vowed from the United Nations dais to "totally destroy North Korea " if provoked. (more...)
Iran Test-Fires Mid-range Ballistic Missile Defying US Iran Test-Fires Mid-range Ballistic Missile Defying US
- September 23, 2017

As noted, that the missile flight range of 2 thousand kilometers capable of carrying multiple warheads. Iranian military experts and technicians have in recent years made great headways in manufacturing a broad range of indigenous equipment, making the armed forces self-sufficient in the defense sphere. (more...)