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World Media Now a National Emergency, State Lawmakers Take Aim at Combatting Opioid Crisis
Author: 0 Now a National Emergency, State Lawmakers Take Aim at Combatting Opioid Crisis

Declaring a national emergency was the "first and most urgent" recommendation from an interim report released last week from a White House commission tasked with helping curb the epidemic. For exmaple, "if you increase treatment capacity, but a primary care physician has nowhere to go to find out who needs treatment it's not going to do much good".

World Media President under fire for 'Muslims unease in India' comment
Author: 0 President under fire for 'Muslims unease in India' comment

Hamid Ansari told in n the interview earlier this week that Muslims are feeling unease and not feeling safe in their own country. Asked how the government viewed his concerns of the sense of insecurity that the minorities have reportedly been feeling, Ansari gave a cryptic reply saying: "Well, there is always an explanation and there is always a reason".

World Media SC police officer shot repeatedly, survives
Author: 0 SC police officer shot repeatedly, survives

He was sentenced to 35 years on Wednesday. Footage filmed on a $30 (£23) camera for his glasses, which Smith personally bought himself, shows the officer repeatedly asking Orr to stop walking away and take his hands out of his pockets. "Shots fired!" Smith yells into his handheld radio, the high-definition image spinning as if the glasses were flung from the roof of a building. During his closing arguments, Stone emphasized that Officer Smith was sacked upon "not once, not twice, not three ...

World Media Magnitude 6.6 quake hits Philippines' Luzon island, jolts buildings
Author: 0 Magnitude 6.6 quake hits Philippines' Luzon island, jolts buildings

The authorities added that the tremor was felt in the capital Manila. The Presidential place is among several key buildings in Manila that have been evacuated. Hence, it experiences frequent earthquakes . In June, two people died and hundreds were injured when a 6.5 magnitude quake struck the eastern Philippines.

Author: 0 North, South Korea diplomats exchange words

President Donald Trump said on Twitter that the United States' nuclear arsenal was now " more powerful than ever before" in a fresh warning to North Korea over its missile tests. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson later insisted the USA isn't signalling it's about to mete out a military response despite threats from North Korea suggesting it could attack Guam, a US island territory in the Pacific.

World Media Residents horror as police rush to scene — Explosion in Sunderland
Author: 0 Residents horror as police rush to scene — Explosion in Sunderland

Early reports have suggested that it could be a gas explosion, but this has not been confirmed by the emergency services. Another view of the scene of the explosion. North East Ambulance Service are also now attending the scene. She said: "We were called to the Rosslyn Avenue area of Ryhope at 8.48am this morning".

World Media Carabao Cup second round draw
Author: 0 Carabao Cup second round draw

Yeni Ngbakoto's 36th minute goal was enough to seal victory against the League One side. The former Cryatal Palace and England winger teamed up with Alex McLeish to draw the second round but Salako in-particular had problems with the home and away element.

World Media Mix some Hip Hop beats with today's Google Doodle
Author: 0 Mix some Hip Hop beats with today's Google Doodle

Google is marking the anniversary with a shout-out to hip hop on Friday through an interactive doodle transforming its logo into a turntable. Friday's " Google Doodle" provides one of those occasions. "Hip-hop was accessible", said Cohen. Now, there is a full team of doodlers, illustrators, graphic designers, animators and classically trained artists who help create what you see on those days.

World Media Amid SP walkout, BMC makes Vande Mataram must in schools
Author: 0 Amid SP walkout, BMC makes Vande Mataram must in schools

However, the group leader of main opposition Congress, Ravi Raja, alleged that the BJP and the ruling Shiv Sena were "trying to impose" their will on everyone. Composed by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay in 1870s, Vande Mataram is a poem which he included in his 1881 novel Anandamath. Shaikh said the word Vandan refers to puja (worship).

World Media Rev. Jeffress: Bible Gives Trump 'Moral Authority' to Remove Kim Jong
Author: 0 Rev. Jeffress: Bible Gives Trump 'Moral Authority' to Remove Kim Jong

Jeffress, head of the First Baptist Dallas megachurch and one of Trump's evangelical advisors, told CBN on Tuesday that a biblical passage in Romans allows rulers to use "whatever means necessary ― including war ― to stop evil". Jeffress is also known for previously claiming former President Barack Obama had paved the way for the antichrist. "Some Christians, perhaps younger Christians, have to think this through", he said.

World Media People in Guam unfazed by threat of nuclear war by North Korea
Author: 0 People in Guam unfazed by threat of nuclear war by North Korea

If you're still sounding out the name of the island (it's [gwahm], by the way) you might not know that not only is Guam an essential military base, but one of the most pro-LGBT hubs on American soil. Guam's total population is 160,000. It did so to compensate for USA forces diverted from other bases in the Asia-Pacific region to fight in the Middle East.

World Media PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 PSG line up £80 million offer for Manchester City target Alexis Sanchez

It was one of the costliest moves in Europe during a summer transfer window that saw United midfielder Paul Pogba replaced as the most expensive player in football by Neymar, who joined Paris Saint-Germain for €222 million (S$355 million). " Chelsea have bought Morata and have not lost Diego Costa yet". And they will certainly buy more. Wayne Rooney will make his first league start for Everton since returning to Goodison Park from Manchester United , but it will be his third competitive ...

World Media 'Tube fire' at Oxford Circus sparks evacuation in central London
Author: 0 'Tube fire' at Oxford Circus sparks evacuation in central London

A Tube carriage caught fire - causing a mass evacuation which witnesses described as " terrifying ". The train was travelling on the Bakerloo line when smoke began billowing from inside the carriages. "Just get back". She looked scared. British Transport Police have said the cause of the fire is not now being treated as suspicious. Oxford Circus station has been evacuated and closed after a fire alert, with smoke seen on a Tube train.

World Media Cruise ship faced possible pirate attack for 10 days, according to reports
Author: 0 Cruise ship faced possible pirate attack for 10 days, according to reports

During the day, everything was fun and enjoyable and exciting, but nighttime brought on a much different feel to the cruise . Passengers paid more than 30,000 dollars for the Cruise name Sea Princess . After advising of the real concerns of pirate attacks, some passengers became overly frightened and began jumping to conclusions. Passenger Carolyne Jasinski, writing in news.com.au, described Captain Gennaro Arma's address to the ship.

World Media Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake resigns
Author: 0 Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake resigns

Speaking to The Hindu , Telecommunications Minister and UNP parliamentarian Harin Fernando said: "This [resignation] is certainly a new chapter in Sri Lanka's political history". The auction, originally meant to sell 1 billion rupees ($7 million) of 30-year bonds, eventually grew to more than 10 times that amount, to meet government borrowing needs.

World Media Slain Indiana officer hailed as hero at funeral
Author: 0 Slain Indiana officer hailed as hero at funeral

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indianapolis man accused of fatally shooting a police officer who was trying to help him following a auto crash could face the death penalty if he's convicted in the officer's slaying, a prosecutor said Wednesday after the suspect made his first court appearance.

World Media Trump promises Afghanistan troop decision soon
Author: 0 Trump promises Afghanistan troop decision soon

The plan, McCain said, is to "deny, disrupt, degrade, and destroy the ability of terrorist groups to conduct attacks against the United States, its allies, or its core interests". The strategy calls for an "integrated civil-military approach" to support local Afghan forces and increase diplomacy to forward a successful peace process.

World Media North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis
Author: 0 North Korea risks 'destruction of its people', says defence secretary Mattis

It's the latest warning since he said earlier this week that North Korea faces "retaliation with fire and fury unlike any the world has seen before". But in a message to the public , the governor of Guam , Eddie Baza Calvo, said there was now "no threat" to the island and the Marianas archipelago, but that Guam was "prepared for any eventuality".

World Media VENEZUELA: US Sanctions Likely To Hurt Citgo - Moody's
Author: 0 VENEZUELA: US Sanctions Likely To Hurt Citgo - Moody's

Speaking before a new loyalist assembly that he saw elected last month, Maduro said he had also given officials orders to organize a face-to-face meeting with Trump - "if it can happen" - when the two of them are in NY on September 20 for the UN General Assembly.

Author: 0 CNN Panel Erupts Over Trump's North Korea Comments

President Donald Trump says the United States' nuclear arsenal is "far stronger and more powerful than ever before". "If U.S. citizens are attacked or if U.S. So, at least with respect to the Secretary of Defence, I'm comfortable that the President will be getting good advice. I don't know that we would go to war in a classic total war sense with North Korea.

World Media 36 dead, 13 injured in NW China road accident
Author: 0 36 dead, 13 injured in NW China road accident

Rescue work was still under way as the injured people were taken to hospital. The country's frequently overcrowded long-distance buses are particularly prone to fatalities. The toll from Thursday's road accident was almost twice as high as casualties reported so far, 20 dead, from a powerful quake that rocked western China's Sichuan province two days earlier.

World Media Ivanka Trump to attend GES in Hyderabad
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump to attend GES in Hyderabad

PM Modi had invited Ivanka for the GES Summit during his meeting in Washington in June. 2017 to be co-hosted by India and the U.S., the Prime Minister thanked Ivanka for agreeing to participate in the investors meet which is to be inaugurated by Modi.

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Author: 0 "Serious problem:" Pres. Trump officially declaring opioid crisis a "national emergency"

Tuesday afternoon, Trump met with health officials and members of his administration to receive an update on the crisis. You know when I was growing up they had the LSD and they had certain generations of drugs. The report issued last week states that "The opioid epidemic we are facing is unparalleled". Trump announced his intention in response to a reporter's question of why he had not declared a national emergency as recommended.

Author: 0 North Korea thinks the South's offer for talks is insincere

Four days before I visited South Korea , North Korea tested intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) on July 4, which was confirmed by USA officials. After former President Park Geun-hye, known for her harsh approach to Pyongyang, was removed by a court and jailed on corruption charges, Moon Jae-in, a liberal former human rights lawyer, was sworn in in May.

World Media Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chief, drops legal team
Author: 0 Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chief, drops legal team

I thought it was a very - you know, they do that very seldom, so I was surprised to see it. Asked he had spoken to the Federal Bureau of Investigation or attorney general about the raid, Trump said that he hadn't, before remarking that Manafort is a "very decent man" who makes money consulting "like a lot of other people".

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