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World Media GOP Sen.: Trump needs approval for preemptive strike on N Korea
Author: 0 GOP Sen.: Trump needs approval for preemptive strike on N Korea

Trump doesn't intend to take action. "I think the president is doing that, he is restoring the military strength". The U.S. and North Korea have waged a war of words this week following Pyongyang's threats to attack Washington for the United Nations' adoption of tough sanctions against the regime.

Author: 0 Green light for gay marriage postal vote in Australia

Eligible voters who wish to cast their vote will need to return their ballots by November 7 2017 . "I was hopeful that the issue would have been addressed a lot sooner". Gilbert + Tobin (G+T) has won a landmark decision for an Australian citizen in the United Nations, which has found Australia in breach of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

World Media Fear of North Korea attack sends Wall Street spiraling
Author: 0 Fear of North Korea attack sends Wall Street spiraling

Investors kept a wary eye on escalating tensions between the US and North Korea . The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 33.08 points, or 0.15 percent, to 22,085.34, the S&P 500 lost 5.99 points, or 0.24 percent, to 2,474.92 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 13.31 points, or 0.21 percent, to 6,370.46.

World Media Safe-Haven Currencies Rise as North Korea Tensions Brew
Author: 0 Safe-Haven Currencies Rise as North Korea Tensions Brew

The dollar's weakness in early Tokyo trading also stemmed from a report of North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency that the country is carefully considering making missile strikes on areas around the U.S. Guam is about 2,100 miles from North Korea. But proposals to house even more troops there have raised some concerns about environmental sustainability and cultural identity and colonization , particularly among the indigenous Chamorro population .

World Media Nicolas Maduro : US hits hard on Venezuela
Author: 0 Nicolas Maduro : US hits hard on Venezuela

In recent weeks, tensions have escalated as a controversial new 545-member constituent assembly was sworn into office after marred elections on July 30 . The United Nations has criticised Venezuela's "widespread and systematic use of excessive force and arbitrary detentions" against protesters, amid worsening tensions and fresh moves against the opposition.

Author: 0 U.S. sent two bombers to Korea this week

North Korea has accused the US and South Korea of escalating tensions by conducting military drills. The threat comes following statements from President Donald Trump that have enraged Kim Jong Un and other North Korean leaders, including Trump's warning that threatening the US would see North Korea "face fire and fury like the world has never seen".

World Media African teen migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen - IOM
Author: 0 African teen migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen - IOM

Shortly after the tragedy, staff from IOM, the UN Migration Agency, found the shallow graves of 29 migrants on a beach in Shabwa, during a routine patrol. The migrants, travelling to Yemen in search of new opportunities in the Gulf, had travelled a route taken by 55,000 others from their region this year.

World Media Al-Qaeda linked terrorist Raza Ul Ahmed arrested from Delhi
Author: 0 Al-Qaeda linked terrorist Raza Ul Ahmed arrested from Delhi

Delhi police on Wednesday morning arrested a terrorist linked to al-Qaeda who was allegedly trying to escape to Nepal. Ahmed was later handed over to the West Bengal Police. Since the case was registered with the Bengal police, the accused was handed over to them. Abdullah, the police have claimed, is associated with Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) and was involved in preparing fake identity proofs of terrorists, especially of Bangladesh and help them get safe hideouts in India.

Author: 0 First Day Of Watauga County Schools Extended For Eclipse

But millions will get to witness a total eclipse as the moon completely blocks the sun on a narrow path from OR to SC. Richard McLeod of the Astronomical Society said, "Our members will be there helping with giving out the glasses and we will have one solar telescope outside so people can look safely through a telescope".

World Media Toyota, Mazda consider joint assembly plant in Iowa
Author: 0 Toyota, Mazda consider joint assembly plant in Iowa

Until the scheduled start of the joint venture plant with Mazda in 2021, Toyota will supply the Corollas that were initially slated to be built in Mexico from its factories in MS and Japan, the company said. "And I intend to beat them", Bevin said. Bevin told the station he has a personal relationship with Toyota Motor Corp. Alabama is one of 11 states on the short list for an announced $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda manufacturing plant.

World Media Jontay Porter announces he will be in Missouri's Class of 2017
Author: 0 Jontay Porter announces he will be in Missouri's Class of 2017

It was reported in July that Porter would be making his decision soon on whether to join the 2017 class or wait until the following year. Porter committed to Missouri back in May. Michael Porter Jr.is a skilled 6-foot-10, 215-pound forward who is projected as the top overall pick in next year's National Basketball Association draft.

World Media Low intensity bomb found on Amritsar-bound train diffused
Author: 0 Low intensity bomb found on Amritsar-bound train diffused

The passengers raised an alarm at around 1.30 a.m. after which the guard of the train stopped it at the Akbarganj railway station . "The train was stopped at the loop line of the Akbarganj Railway Station". The information regarding the bomb was received at the control room number. Dujana was one of the most wanted terrorists and carried over Rs. 15 lakh bounty on his head.

World Media Texans remember former governor Mark White
Author: 0 Texans remember former governor Mark White

White's son Andrew gave an emotional yet lighthearted speech and described his father as the life of the party. "Pardon the expression but it's probably killing him right now not to be able to be here", he said. During his tenure, he set limits on elementary class sizes and set statewide testing standards. Along with George W. Bush and former first Lady Laura Bush, we also saw Energy Secretary and former Governor Rick Perry.

World Media KENYA: Deadly violence as opposition claims 'vote fraud'
Author: 0 KENYA: Deadly violence as opposition claims 'vote fraud'

Some time stamps appeared out of order and it was hard to evaluate the veracity of screenshots without access to a server, he said. In 2007, he ran and lost against Mwai Kibaki, setting off a fire of ethnically motivated killings that left as many as 1,500 people dead.

World Media North Korea mulls strike on Guam after Trump warning
Author: 0 North Korea mulls strike on Guam after Trump warning

Hours after President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with fire and fury like the world has never known, Pyongyang announced it is " examining the operational plan " to attack Guam, a tiny US territory located in the Pacific. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.23 percent from 2.26 percent late Tuesday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng was off 0.3 percent. Without a real risk to the global financial system, markets may quickly rebound from this geopolitical scare as it often has.

World Media Three Surrey shootings in one day
Author: 0 Three Surrey shootings in one day

The vehicle was occupied at the time of the shooting but no one was injured. "The suspect was on a motorcycle that fled the area prior to police arrival". Scotty Schumann in a statement concerning the midday incident. No injuries were reported though police found evidence a shooting had occurred. Before Tuesday was done, Surrey police were called to a third shooting - this time in the Fleetwood area.

Author: 0 North Korea calls Trump's threat a 'load of nonsense'

But he noted that if North Korea acted against the US first, Trump would not need Congress' go-ahead to hit back. Tillerson says Trump wanted to make clear to North Korea that the USA has the "unquestionable ability to defend itself" and will protect itself and its allies.

Author: 0 UAE denies opening airspace to Qatar flights

The authority was responding to some news reports that highlighted easing the ban on Qatar carriers, saying these reports were based on some voluntary sites such as Flightradar24 that provide inaccurate images. The world aviation agency says Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to open up some of their airspace to Qatar's state-owned airline after it was hit with flight restrictions earlier this summer in a diplomatic dispute.

World Media Metro Atlanta schools districts face school bus driver shortage
Author: 0 Metro Atlanta schools districts face school bus driver shortage

Unfortunately every year in the United States, children are injured and killed walking to and from school and while loading and/or unloading from a school bus. They've teamed up with North End Teleservices who will help handle peak call hours in the morning and afternoon to get parents immediate information and quick results.

Author: 0 La Corea del Nord minaccia gli Usa: "L'oceano non basta per proteggervi"

La situazione si è ulteriormente complicata alla notizia che l'America starebbe vagliando l'ipotesi di un intervento militare per debellare la minaccia nordcoreana. La Corea del Nord ha caricato due missili anti-nave su un vascello da pattugliamento. "Gli Usa hanno pero" la capacita', grazie ai satelliti spia, di accertare in tempo le fasi di preparazione al lancio dei missili nordcoreani, neutralizzandoli prima che si stacchino da terra, o intercettandoli in volo con la batterie Thaad ...

World Media Canada Marks International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
Author: 0 Canada Marks International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Download our free report , Intergenerational Trauma: Understanding Natives' Inherited Pain , to understand this fascinating concept. "Three years later it was through the efforts of the former Māori Party co-leaders Kahurangi Tariana Turia and Tā Pita Sharples that the Government supported the Declaration".

Author: 0 North Korea's talk of revenge is no threat - Guam governor

Guam Governor Eddie Baza Calvo tried to encourage calm among the US territories' residents today after North Korea publicly threatened to launch a preemptive strike on the island. Cecil Chugrad, 37, said:. He says he feels like moving out of Guam. "For now, we advise the community to remain calm, remember that there are defenses in place for threats such as North Korea and to continue to remain prepared for all hazards".

Author: 0 William Perry urges deterrence on North Korea crisis

Trump issued the warning during a briefing on opioid addiction at his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey. The Constitution may give Congress the ability to declare war, but in reality it has little ability to stop the President if he's determined to strike North Korea.

World Media The ACLU Is Suing on Behalf of the Alt-Right?
Author: 0 The ACLU Is Suing on Behalf of the Alt-Right?

It accepted the ads and displayed them in Metro stations and subway cars - until riders began to complain about Mr. Yiannopoulos being allowed to advertise his book. "This case highlights the consequences of the government's attempt to suppress all controversial speech on public transit property", Arthur Spitzer, legal director of the ACLU-DC and lead counsel in the case, said in a statement .

World Media South Dakota bombers help in Korean crisis
Author: 0 South Dakota bombers help in Korean crisis

The bombers are believed to particularly rattle Pyongyang because they carry nuclear weapons (except the B-1B, which can no longer carry nukes) and could be used in a conventional "decapitation strike" to kill Kim Jong-un before he can issue nuclear launch orders.

World Media A landslide killed 24 people in China
Author: 0 A landslide killed 24 people in China

More than 760 replicates have been reported since 22:00 local time and experts point to new earthquakes of magnitude six in the region, highlighted China's news. A temblor in Sichuan in May 2008 killed nearly 70,000 people. Almost 60,000 people were evacuated from China's mountainous southwest after a strong quake killed at least 19 people, rattling a region where memories of a 2008 seismic disaster remain fresh.

World Media Russian surveillance plane creates buzz in Washington
Author: 0 Russian surveillance plane creates buzz in Washington

According to flight data obtained from aircraft monitoring website Flightradar24, the Russian aircraft, a Tupolev TU-154M, took off from Dayton, Ohio, Wednesday morning. The U.S. Capitol Police gave a heads-up to a potential flight over the Capitol between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency would not confirm the Russian flights, but said a typical mission conducted per the treaty has multiple flights taking place over several days.

World Media Will Ahmed Patel's Rajya Sabha victory change equations within the Congress?
Author: 0 Will Ahmed Patel's Rajya Sabha victory change equations within the Congress?

Finally state Congress chief whip Balwantsinh Rajput left and was quickly nominated by the BJP as the party's third candidate, apart from Amit Shah and Smriti Irani . Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi also congratulated Patel for his victory and tweeted "5 Cabinet Ministers rush to EC, shows BJP's desperation for one Rajya Sabha Seat after it failed in buying MLAs ".

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