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Woman Arrested in 27-Year-Old Florida Killer Clown Case Woman Arrested in 27-Year-Old Florida Killer Clown Case
- September 27, 2017

Warren was arrested without incident in Washington County, Virginia. Sheila Keen was considered a suspect but was not arrested. 'Thousands of man-hours have been put in in the last 27 years, ' Washington County Sheriff Fred Newman said at a news conference Tuesday. (more...)
Twitter Explains Why Donald Trump's Threatening Tweets Don't Break Its Rules Twitter Explains Why Donald Trump's Threatening Tweets Don't Break Its Rules
- September 27, 2017

President Donald Trump speaks before signing a memorandum to expand access to STEM, science technology engineering and math, education, in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, Sept. "This has always been internal policy and we'll soon update our public-facing rules to reflect it. We need to do better on this, and will", Twitter said in its response. (more...)
James Mattis meets PM Modi, discusses enhanced India-US cooperation James Mattis meets PM Modi, discusses enhanced India-US cooperation
- September 27, 2017

Sitharaman discussed several issues regarding strategic partnership with James Mattis, the US Secretary of Defence, and urged him to take up cross-border terrorism whenever he visits the country. that India could change its stand on a possible military presence in Afghanistan. Sitharaman said India will continue boosting infrastructure in the country. (more...)
Atletico agree deal to re-sign Costa from Chelsea Atletico agree deal to re-sign Costa from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

But the visitors settled into the game, and were nearly in front with eleven minutes played when a deflected Pablo Sarabia shot struck the post. "We had a number of chances flashing across their box in the first half and then, unfortunately, we made another mistake and it was 2-0". (more...)
North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump 'declared war' North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump 'declared war'
- September 27, 2017

He said Trump's claim that "our leadership wouldn't be around much longer " exacerbates the situation. Trump tweeted on Saturday: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear bomb test on September 3, and Pyongyang said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean. (more...)
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Hold Hands in Public, Look Completely Smitten Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Hold Hands in Public, Look Completely Smitten
- September 27, 2017

Markle might have even left a wedding hint. A Christchurch teen has had an "amazing" experience cheering on her stepdad at the Invictus Games along with Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle . The meeting between Trump and the British prince lasted about 20 minutes, according to Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham. The pair are conducting a long-distance relationship of sorts; although they see each other often (they recently went on safari in Botswana to celebrate Meghan's 36th ... (more...)
White House denies Trump 'declaration of war' on North Korea White House denies Trump 'declaration of war' on North Korea
- September 27, 2017

May, like some other USA allies, has pushed for China to do more on North Korea. "If we think sanctions will get North Korea to give up nuclear weapons, we're wrong", Michael Green, who worked at the National Security Council during the George W. (more...)
Brendan Rodgers hoping to cash in on Anderlecht's problems Brendan Rodgers hoping to cash in on Anderlecht's problems
- September 27, 2017

Return: Boyata was born in Brussels . The hosts will also be without two first-team squad players, with midfielder Sven Kums serving a one-game suspension after his sending off at the Allianz Arena, while winger Andy Najar is missing through injury. (more...)
China buys up North Korean coal on eve of United Nations import ban China buys up North Korean coal on eve of United Nations import ban
- September 27, 2017

China had suspended purchases of North Korean coal in February, in response to a UN-set cap on Pyongyang's coal trade set last November, part of sanctions to curb North Korea's nuclear ambitions. The secretary of state is making his second visit to China, following up on a visit in March, soon after he was confirmed as the top US diplomat. "China has taken enormous steps in the right direction". (more...)
Referendum on the eighth 'agreed' for May or June 2018, says Taoiseach Referendum on the eighth 'agreed' for May or June 2018, says Taoiseach
- September 27, 2017

In that case, 62 percent of voters favored gay marriage and 38 percent opposed it - making Ireland the first country in the world to legalize gay marriage by popular vote, despite a conservative push by the still-powerful Roman Catholic Church. (more...)
US Commerce Secretary Ross says tone US Commerce Secretary Ross says tone "pretty good" with China
- September 27, 2017

BEIJING-U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said China needed to "guarantee fair and reciprocal treatment for U.S. firms" as he tried to strike an upbeat tone on a visit to Beijing amid trade tensions between the two countries. The two sides launched a 100-day economic plan at that meeting, including some industry-specific announcements such as the resumption of American beef sales in China. (more...)
US Supreme Court cancels travel ban hearing, looks at Trump's revised policy US Supreme Court cancels travel ban hearing, looks at Trump's revised policy
- September 27, 2017

In an important announcement, the Trump administration has chose to replace its travel ban with a new proclamation in which eight countries are prohibited to enter the United States . Chad , North Korea and Venezuela were not covered by the earlier ban. These new restrictions will go into effect starting October 18, 2017. But the new proclamation removed restrictions that were placed on Sudan. (more...)
Jim Mattis reveals United States wants diplomatic end to North Korea crisis Jim Mattis reveals United States wants diplomatic end to North Korea crisis
- September 27, 2017

New Delhi , Sep 26 Defence Secretary James Mattis said today the U.S. wants a diplomatic resolution to his country's standoff with North Korea, in an apparent effort to cool frayed tempers amid an escalating war of words between Pyongyang and Washington. (more...)
Wave of protests grip National Football League after Trump's player comments Wave of protests grip National Football League after Trump's player comments
- September 27, 2017

Last week, at a campaign rally in Alabama, Trump blasted National Football League players who don't stand for "The Star Spangled Banner" and suggested, using a derogatory term for such players, that they should be fired by the team owners . (more...)
New North Korea economic sanctions are 'strongest ever,' US Treasury says New North Korea economic sanctions are 'strongest ever,' US Treasury says
- September 27, 2017

The Order was issued without any corresponding designations by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), so it remains to be seen how aggressively the United States government will enforce these new sanctions against non-U.S. hegemony. Washington now plans to implement a stricter secondary boycott that prohibits any financial institution doing business with the North from accessing the USA global financial network, in order to cut off money funneled into Pyongyang's development of ... (more...)
IRS now sharing information with special counsel Mueller IRS now sharing information with special counsel Mueller
- September 27, 2017

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., is just about convinced former national security adviser Michael Flynn and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will be indicted by the Department of Justice. Title 26 US Code limits what the IRS can share with Mueller, especially as it relates to tax returns. CNN has learned the IRS Criminal Investigation agents had been working with the FBI to investigate Manafort since before the election in a similar probe that centered on possible money ... (more...)
Ukraine's law on education undercuts legal norms of any state, official says Ukraine's law on education undercuts legal norms of any state, official says
- September 27, 2017

On Monday, President Pyotr Poroshenko of Ukraine signed a law on education that says instruction in the languages of ethnic minorities will be restricted to the elementary school as of 2018 while all the subjects in the middle school and high school will be taught exclusively in the Ukrainian language. (more...)
Bob Corker announces he will leave US Senate at end of 2018 Bob Corker announces he will leave US Senate at end of 2018
- September 27, 2017

U.S. Senator Bob Corker has announced he will not run for re-election and will leave the Senate at the end of 2018. Corker, who was at one time among those considered a candidate to be President Donald Trump's secretary of state, had been increasingly critical of the President in recent months. (more...)
North Korea calls Trump's words a declaration of war North Korea calls Trump's words a declaration of war
- September 27, 2017

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said Trump's Twitter comments, in which the USA leader said Ri and leader Kim Jong Un "won't be around much longer" if they acted on their threats, amounted to a declaration of war and that Pyongyang had the right to take countermeasures. (more...)
Ashok Choudhury removed as Bihar Congress chief Ashok Choudhury removed as Bihar Congress chief
- September 27, 2017

Chief of Congress's Bihar unit Ashok Choudhary was on Tuesday removed from the post with immediate effect. "This is the party's decision, so I welcome it", Choudhary told reporters after the announcement. Choudhary, who is considered close to Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, was appointed party's state chief on March 31, 2013, nearly two-and-a-half years after his predecessor Mehboob Ali Qaiser resigned from the post following the major electoral setback in the 2010 state assembly ... (more...)