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Faulty devices help keep Iran in nuclear deal limits

Faulty devices help keep Iran in nuclear deal limits Trump has vowed repeatedly to take a tougher line towards Iran, threatening at various time to renegotiate or dismantle the 2015 nuclear deal , and shoot Iranian boats out of the water if they provoke United States naval vessels. Iran does not expect the U.S.to abandon the deal. Frequent breakdowns of advanced uranium enrichment devices have inadvertently helped Iran comply with restrictions in... [Full Article...]

Finance minister Hammond says he backs May '100 percent'

Finance minister Hammond says he backs May '100 percent' The Sunday Times reported at the weekend that Hammond, Boris Johnson , David Davis and Amber Rudd were involved in feverish plotting to replace May immediately after her snap election gamble in June failed to deliver the promised Tory majority. [Full Article...]

North Korea: Trump is 'mentally deranged person' with finger on 'nuclear button'

North Korea: Trump is 'mentally deranged person' with finger on 'nuclear button' Moments before Ri got up to speak, on the other side of the world, US Air Force B-1B bombers and F-15 jets flew provocatively close to North Korean airspace, in a " show of force " meant to counter what the Pentagon called Pyongyang's "reckless behavior". [Full Article...]

Cardi B Just Reached A Huge Career Milestone

Cardi B Just Reached A Huge Career Milestone Watch that below, via The Fader . The first and last song to do so was Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop (That Thing)" in 1998. Until then we'll be busy listening to " Bodak Yellow " on repeat. Whether it does or not, it seems Cardi is a fan of Swift's latest single either way. "Yeah bitch! I hit number one, what's good?!" said Cardi. Looks like Cardi hasn't let the success go to her head; she r... [Full Article...]

After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash

After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash Rescue workers cut free a section of concrete floor to lift it up by a crane in hopes of reaching dozens of people believed to be trapped inside a collapsed office building since a 7.1 magnitude quake, in the Roma Norte neighborhood of Mexico City. [Full Article...]

Independence Referendum Voting Begins in Iraqi Kurdistan

Independence Referendum Voting Begins in Iraqi Kurdistan However, it is created to give Masoud Barzani, who heads the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), a mandate to negotiate the secession of the oil-producing region. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed concern about the potentially destabilizing effects of a referendum. Voting stations set up on Monday for the referendum on Kurdish independence from Iraq closed their doors at 7:00 p.m ... [Full Article...]

Man arrested after 'train surfing' in Australia

Man arrested after 'train surfing' in Australia Passers-by watched in shock as they saw the 23-year-old clinging to the back of a train before it left Leederville Station at around 4.30pm on Saturday (23 September). Transport Minister Rita Saffioti said there will be an investigation into the incident, including the decision to continue on to the station when the PTA knew there was a man clinging to the train. [Full Article...]

Is Copperhead Snake Venom Fatal? Woman At Longhorn Steakhouse Bitten Multiple Times

Is Copperhead Snake Venom Fatal? Woman At Longhorn Steakhouse Bitten Multiple Times As for how the copperhead got in the restaurant's foyer, Robinson said they are still investigating. When she stopped and looked down at her sandal, she realized it was a snake - a roughly 8-inch-long copperhead. Myrick said that even with mobility tools like wheelchairs or crutches, she is exhausted after about an hour of moving. I can chat, but I can't negotiate a contract on someone's behalf. [Full Article...]

Man arrested near White House had weapons in auto

Man arrested near White House had weapons in auto The man had been driving a silver 2009 Nissan with Tennessee license plates, the report said. Cops searched the vehicle and discovered nine guns, including handguns, AR- and AK-style rifles, as well as three knives, brass knuckles, suppressors, and various types of ammunition. [Full Article...]

Chelsea Manning barred from travel in Canada due to USA conviction

Chelsea Manning barred from travel in Canada due to USA conviction The tweet included a letter that appeared to advise Canada's minister of immigration, refugees and citizenship that Ms. Manning was denied entry to the country due to her prior violations of the United States Espionage Act. President Barrack Obama in January, and she was released from prison in May. "Obviously Chelsea Manning doesn't present any danger to Canada's security". [Full Article...]

Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane

Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane Puerto Rico , which does not benefit from statehood or sovereignty, was hit by the fifth strongest hurricane to make landfall in the United States when Hurricane Maria arrived at its shores. The NWS reported that almost 8,000 people live within the affected area. A persisting reliance on aging oil-fired generation means Puerto Ricans have long paid some of the highest power prices in the US, and... [Full Article...]

Legit Question: Would Susan Collins Vote for Her Own Obamacare Replacement Bill?

Legit Question: Would Susan Collins Vote for Her Own Obamacare Replacement Bill? Collins' criticisms included the bill's cuts in the Medicaid program for low-income people and the likelihood that it would result in many losing health coverage and paying higher premiums. The Graham-Cassidy bill does not have those protections. It would cut billions of dollars of funding from Medicaid , the single largest provider of health insurance for children. [Full Article...]

United Nations human rights office: Russian Federation violating int'l law in Crimea

United Nations human rights office: Russian Federation violating int'l law in Crimea The report urges Russian Federation to "effectively investigate" alleged torture, abductions and killings in the peninsula, while decrying denials of access to its own team - and urges the global community to support push for that access. Many media outlets have been shut down and all Crimea's 22 congregations of Jehovah's Witnesses have been effectively outlawed, the report said. The report cit... [Full Article...]

California boy killed protecting sister from mother's ex-boyfriend, grandma says

California boy killed protecting sister from mother's ex-boyfriend, grandma says A young boy was reportedly beaten to death by his mother's ex-boyfriend as he tried to protect his younger sister from being molested. Dante would die six days later from his injuries, but his family said his courageous heart now beats in the chest of a 4-year-old in southern California . [Full Article...]

Mexico quake death toll rises to 318

Mexico quake death toll rises to 318 According to official counts, over sixty buildings collapsed or were left with significant damages, marking them as unsafe and threatening conditions for rescue workers and residents. "So ... we go onward". Still, they refused to give up hope. Civil Defense chief Luis Felipe Puente says in a tweet that 186 of the deaths occurred in Mexico City . [Full Article...]

New FBI Numbers for 2016: Overall Crime Down, Uptick in Murder Rate

New FBI Numbers for 2016: Overall Crime Down, Uptick in Murder Rate Murder and non-negligent manslaughter was up 8.6 percent over 2015, the Federal Bureau of Investigation data show, and the murder rate increased to 5.3 per 100,000 people, the highest that figure has been since 2008. President Trump frequently cited the threat of violent crime, even though those rates have tumbled in recent years, while on the campaign trail. It also found the national murder rate... [Full Article...]

Labour MPs slam Momentum move to block key Brexit vote during conference

He said Labour was aiming for "a relationship which is based on tariff-free access, the structures renegotiated but the objectives are the same". Labour wants a deal that retains the benefits of the customs union and the single market, and will not take any options off the table, he said. [Full Article...]

Trump travel ban extended to Venezuela, North Korea and Chad

Trump travel ban extended to Venezuela, North Korea and Chad Trump's original travel ban, impacting the six majority-Muslim nations, was roundly slammed for being needlessly discriminatory, haphazard, and divisive. Meanwhile, Sudan has been removed from the list of banned countries, while Iraqi citizens will face "additional scrutiny" instead of a total ban. Chad , North Korea and Venezuela were added in the expanded action. [Full Article...]

'The United States' has 'declared war on our country': North Korea

Trump's words made North Korea's "rocket's visit to the USA mainland inevitable all the more". The Nasdaq was down 1.19%, while the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 also saw selling in the immediate aftermath. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . He mocked Kim with a taunt first used on Twitter days before, saying: "Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and his regime". [Full Article...]

Angela Merkel Secures Her Fourth Term

Angela Merkel Secures Her Fourth Term The right-wing newcomer Alternative for Germany (AfD ) has managed to enter the German parliament for the first time with better than expected performance. Addressing her supporters, Merkel pledged to understand the concerns of voters who lent their support to the AfD. Angela Merkel looking all but certain to win historic fourth term, as Germany votes in federal elections . [Full Article...]


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