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World Media N Korea warns United States over fresh sanctions
Author: 0 N Korea warns United States over fresh sanctions

Despite the impending vote on potentially painful economic sanctions , the atmosphere in Pyongyang over the weekend was one of celebration. The United States has said that a previous rounds of sanctions agreed in August were aimed at cutting North Korea's $3 billion in exports by a third.

Author: 0 NC opens emergency shelters for Irma evacuees

Hurricane Irma was roughly 50 miles southeast of Tampa at 11 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Hurricane Center, but it was close enough to Glynn County for the Golden Isles to begin feeling its true power. Meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Raleigh said that bands of moderate to heavy rain will pass through central North Carolina today and Tuesday bringing nearly two inches of precipitation.

World Media Trump discusses North Korea with China's Xi
Author: 0 Trump discusses North Korea with China's Xi

Ri Tok-Son, deputy director of the North Korea's foreign ministry European department, made his comments during a Friday press conference in Pyongyang . The claim has not been independently verified, but seismological data indicated that the weapon was the most powerful ever to be detonated by Pyongyang.

World Media FPL power restoration estimated by end of next week
Author: 0 FPL power restoration estimated by end of next week

As the remnants of Irma dissipate from Tennessee to the Carolinas, work is underway to restore power to 15 million people in parts of south Florida hit by the former Category-5 Hurricane. This was the first time that all the counties in FPL's range had been impacted by Irma, Gould said. Much of the grid damage is the result of gusts toppling trees and sending branches flying, weaponizing them as shears that can easily slice through power lines strung along poles, according to Bloomberg.

World Media National's Chinese MP lashes out at 'smear campaign'
Author: 0 National's Chinese MP lashes out at 'smear campaign'

One is the Air Force Engineering Academy of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA), where he studied English language as an undergraduate and subsequently taught. Yang emigrated to New Zealand from China in 1999 to take a job teaching global relations at Auckland University. He entered Parliament in 2011. When asked why his military background was not mentioned on the National Party website, Yang said: "What I have is, basically, overseas experience".

World Media Chainsaw-wielding nun cleans up Hurricane Irma debris
Author: 0 Chainsaw-wielding nun cleans up Hurricane Irma debris

Carroll High School in southwest Miami-Dade County made a decision to help out by cutting down a fallen tree in a full habit and covered by a black apron and work gloves. In it, the department thanked the nun and the rest of the community for coming together. "As we recover from Hurricane Irma, these acts of kindness remind us all that we are one community in Miami-Dade County!" they said.

World Media Erdogan: Turkey will take own security measures after Russian Federation defense deal
Author: 0 Erdogan: Turkey will take own security measures after Russian Federation defense deal

Besides Turkey , Egypt is entertaining a large-scale return of Russian Federation to the region as a player for the first time since the United States replaced it as the Cairo's security patron with the Camp David Accords in 1978. "In NATO, usually only Russian team that is used is a legacy of armed forces of countries that belonged to Warsaw Pact", he says. This agreement is anor sign of rapprochement between Moscow and Ankara after serious diplomatic crisis a result of downing by ...

World Media OECD: More spending needed on third-level education
Author: 0 OECD: More spending needed on third-level education

On average there are 25 children in a class, compared to the OECD average of 21. Salaries after 15 years increased to $29,718 in Israel, compared to the OECD average of $42,844. For a man, the benefit was $US65,500 compared to the OECD average of $US154,000. It also showed that the baseline salary , before tax, of a secondary school teacher with 10 years of experience was around £33,233, lower than in 13 other places.

World Media Faulty ammo damages M-777 howitzer barrel
Author: 0 Faulty ammo damages M-777 howitzer barrel

The M-777 ultra-light howitzer was damaged while being tested at the Rajasthan's Pokhran range on September 2, reports quoted army sources as saying. In May this year, India had received two M777 ultra-light howitzers, the first such consignment since the Bofors controversy in the late 1980s. The Army plans to acquire 414 Dhanush guns with each gun reportedly costing 14 crores.

World Media North Korea holds a big bash and celebrates with nuclear scientists
Author: 0 North Korea holds a big bash and celebrates with nuclear scientists

Peru's envoy, Maria Antonia Masana Garcia, said North Korea's ambassador to her country would be considered persona non grata. But she also held out the prospect of a peaceful resolution to the crisis. The US and its allies have been calling for stern measures against North Korea since the September 3 nuclear test. North Korea says it will make the United States pay a heavy price if a proposal Washington is backing to impose the toughest sanctions ever on Pyongyang is approved by the U.N.

World Media Did You Leave Your Dog Outside Before Irma? You Might Be Prosecuted
Author: 0 Did You Leave Your Dog Outside Before Irma? You Might Be Prosecuted

Before Irma hit the southern part of Florida, Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control recovered nearly 40 dogs, many of which were tied up, in pens or enclosed yards, unable to escape. Suave explained that surrenders are normal during storms, but the number was particularly high in the lead up to Irma. She told police one man remained in the living room while she escorted the other man through the house, flipping light switches.

World Media Military action an option against N Korea
Author: 0 Military action an option against N Korea

The Arizona senator says the USA should provide missile defense in South Korea and continue working with China "to put the brakes on Kim Jong Un" and his efforts to develop nuclear weapons . Maybe. What are President Trump's options, then? Trump has vowed not to allow North Korea to develop a nuclear missile capable of hitting the mainland United States.

World Media Katia downgraded to tropical storm as it moves into Mexico
Author: 0 Katia downgraded to tropical storm as it moves into Mexico

Earlier in the day, Katia was slightly nearer to the Mexican coast, and at about 10 p.m. CDT (0300 GMT) was moving east-southeast at around 2 miles per hour (4 kph), the centre said. EDT (1500 GMT) on Saturday. The NHC says the storm could become a major hurricane. State energy company Pemex has installations in and around the coast of Veracruz but has not reported any disruption to its operations.

World Media Watching Shares of Marathon Oil Corp (MRO) — Technical Focus
Author: 0 Watching Shares of Marathon Oil Corp (MRO) — Technical Focus

The stock rose 0.87% or $0.1 reaching $11.59. Major moves in volume can signal unusual activity, such as insider trading. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. As per Thursday, February 25, the company rating was downgraded by Longbow. As per Tuesday, June 21, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley.

Author: 0 UN Security Council unanimously approves new sanctions on North Korea

A Security Council resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by permanent members Britain, the United States , France, Russia or China to pass. Now the new nuclear weapons that North Korea owns may be more powerful and destructive than 70 years ago. The new resolution bans the exports of textiles from North Korea and imposes an embargo on gas condensate deliveries to the country.

Author: 0 Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis

A man watches a TV news program on a public screen showing an image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un while reporting North Korea's possible nuclear test in Tokyo Sunday, Sept. "Yes, the UN Security Council managed to reach unity in this issue", the upper house speaker said. But its provisions are a significant climb-down from the very tough sanctions the Trump administration proposed last Tuesday, especially on oil, where a complete ban could have crippled North Korea's economy.

World Media India objects to UN's slur on its approach to Rohingya crisis
Author: 0 India objects to UN's slur on its approach to Rohingya crisis

He said that India is a vibrant democracy where thousands of communities thrive and everyone enjoys the right and freedom to practice their religion and way of life. Meanwhile, he also spoke about India's mob lynching cases in the name of cow protection and expressed his concerns over the recently held incidents.

World Media South Korea, Japan feel heat as North Korea aims nukes at US
Author: 0 South Korea, Japan feel heat as North Korea aims nukes at US

But differences were clear on how best to reach that remote goal as fears escalate over Pyongyang's emerging capability to strike America with a nuclear-tipped missile. Putin said that Russian Federation would sue the USA over the closure, an action that was confirmed later by the Kremlin. Both are economic partners of North Korea and veto-wielding permanent members of the U.N.

World Media Korea denounces new United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 Korea denounces new United Nations sanctions

Pyongyang says it needs nuclear arms to protect itself, but the USA has accused the isolated nation of "begging for war". The resolution - in the wake of Pyongyang's sixth and strongest nuclear test explosion - bans North Korea from importing all natural gas liquids and condensates.

World Media Bulgarian employers' Q4 hiring intentions highly optimistic - ManpowerGroup
Author: 0 Bulgarian employers' Q4 hiring intentions highly optimistic - ManpowerGroup

In this tight labour market organizations need to work harder than ever to reskill existing employees and upskill future talent. Madison led the state with a 25 percent net employment outlook, tied for fifth best in the nation. Out of 700 employers surveyed by the workforce solutions company, 16 per cent expect to increase their staffing levels over the next three months, while 5 per cent forecast a decrease and 74 per cent anticipate no change, according to the report.

World Media Tropical Storm Jose is expected to become a hurricane later today
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Jose is expected to become a hurricane later today

As Katia reached the Mexican Gulf Coast, Hurricane Irma , one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, walloped Cuba's northern coast. And while Irma's 185 mph hour sustained winds have remained constant for almost 24 hours, the other two hurricanes have only recently passed the 75 mph threshold to achieve their new designation.

World Media Canadians Barred from Turks and Caicos Flight Allowed to Return Home
Author: 0 Canadians Barred from Turks and Caicos Flight Allowed to Return Home

Air Canada spokesman Peter Fitzpatrick says the company was planning on using a chartered plane to evacuate 95 Canadians who had been staying on the islands, but civil aviation authorities wouldn't allow the passengers to board the flight. "The main problem has been the availability of the airstrips on which to land and in some cases permission to leave with passengers". "There was nothing left at all", she said.

World Media US officials say about 5-6 million customers without power after Irma
Author: 0 US officials say about 5-6 million customers without power after Irma

Heavy rain and winds are moving into the Georgia cities of Brunswick and Savannah this morning, where flooding and up to 60 miles per hour wind gusts are expected. - Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina will also feel effects of the storm. Storm surge: Large portions of Marco Island were flooded by a 3- to 4-foot storm surge, said Chris Bowden, spokesman for the Marco Island Fire Department.

World Media USA marks 9/11 anniversary with resolve, tears and hope
Author: 0 USA marks 9/11 anniversary with resolve, tears and hope

This scene was also repeated on Monday - September 11 - when the nation paid homage to the victims of the two terrorist attacks at the World Trade Centre site. In Trump's native NY, at Ground Zero, there was a minute's silence at 8:46 am (1246 GMT), the moment the first of two hijacked airliners struck the World Trade Center .

Author: 0 UN Security Council adopts new NKorea sanctions

It remained unclear whether Russian Federation and China would support the new raft of sanctions. "The forthcoming measures to be taken by the DPRK will cause the US the greatest pain and suffering it has ever gone through in its entire history, " the statement added.

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