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Global Media Irma Strengthens to a Category 4; Near South Florida by Sunday
Author: 0 Irma Strengthens to a Category 4; Near South Florida by Sunday

Irma threatens Florida little more than a year after Hurricane Hermine made landfall in Northwest Florida. This image obtained from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Hurricane Irma on Monday. With sustained winds of 175 miles per hour, Hurricane Irma packs life-threatening wind, storm surge and rainfall, according to the 8 a.m., advisory of the National Hurricane Center in Miami .

Global Media One critical, 11 injured at NT racing comp
Author: 0 One critical, 11 injured at NT racing comp

Vision taken by spectators at the event shows flames soaring up from the track after fuel ignited from a vehicle doing burnouts this afternoon. Eleven of the 12 people treated were taken to hospital, with one man suffering critical injuries.

Global Media Will Piyush Goyal put railways on track?
Author: 0 Will Piyush Goyal put railways on track?

The Cabinet reshuffle was imminent as many key portfolios were lying vacant and the existing ministers were handling additional charges. The Defence Ministry was with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley . Cabinet minister Uma Bharti, who lost the Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, is now left with Drinking Water and Sanitation.

Global Media North Korea threats will be met by 'massive military response', U.S. warns
Author: 0 North Korea threats will be met by 'massive military response', U.S. warns

In his remarks, Mattis said they had made clear to the president that the United States has the ability to defend itself and its allies - South Korea and Japan - from any attack. However, it appears that Kim Jong Un has forgotten who he's up against. Members of Congress expressed alarm at the North's test and emphasised strengthening USA missile defences.

Global Media Envoys say court decision an
Author: 0 Envoys say court decision an "important moment" for Kenya

The court's shock judgment marks a significant victory for veteran opposition leader Odinga, who repeatedly alleged malfeasance in the conduct of the vote, including claims denied by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission that electronic voting results had been successfully hacked.

Author: 0 Kenyan president blasts court over poll cancellation

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Sunday his coalition would only go to the election when they are sure the electoral commission will not take a side, adding that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) can not protect their votes.

Global Media Tv channel, start time, US Open Tennis scores and Updates
Author: 0 Tv channel, start time, US Open Tennis scores and Updates

The Danish Caroline Wozniacki , 5th in the world, has she regretted that Sharapova , sacred in NY in 2006, is favored by the organizers, which programmaient all its matches on the Arthur Ashe Stadium. On the recommendation of her doctor, Sharapova consumed a drug called "meldonium". With the Latvian having looked increasingly confident, Sharapova forced a confident hold and then took advantage of the awkward 5-6 game to break to fifteen and bag the first set.

Global Media Trump mulls pulling out of free trade deal with South Korea
Author: 0 Trump mulls pulling out of free trade deal with South Korea

Chamber officials, in their memo to members, said they "and others in the USA business and agriculture community have received multiple reports that the administration is prepared to send a letter to the South Korean government on Tuesday, September 5 - or possibly sooner - indicating its intent to withdraw from the bilateral trade agreement".

Global Media Nitish Kumar 'Disappointed' With Cabinet Reshuffle, Say Sources
Author: 0 Nitish Kumar 'Disappointed' With Cabinet Reshuffle, Say Sources

The cabinet reshuffle on Sunday saw a clear political message being sent out-that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is reasserting itself within the National Democratic Alliance ( NDA ) as the numbers get stacked in its favour. In July, he ended his alliance with the Congress and Lalu Yadav in Bihar to form a new government with the BJP. The stress on performance in Sunday's Cabinet reshuffle is matched by the BJP's growing confidence in winning elections without its allies and ...

Author: 0 United Kingdom could stay in single market PERMANENTLY, says Labour deputy Tom Watson

The study, which was carried out after Theresa May's pledge to stay on as Tory leader into the next election, also found Boris Johnson remains the public's favourite to take over - although "don't know" was selected by 57% of voters. Senior Tory rebels have made it clear that they will wait for later stages of the bill before they vote against the government in the hope the PM relents.

Global Media Labour stokes confusion as Starmer contradicts Watson
Author: 0 Labour stokes confusion as Starmer contradicts Watson

She said it is a quality of life issue. Writing in the Sunday Telegraph newspaper Green said: "Few political debates have been as divisive as the European one". "This week the eyes of the country will be on parliament". She added: "People will be very alarmed". Asked if Labour was now the party of soft Brexit, Mr Watson told BBC Newsnight: "Yes, you have seen Keir Starmer's statement, we think that being part of the customs union and the single market is important in those ...

Author: 0 'Talking not the answer' with North Korea, but defense secretary disagrees

US radar systems are very effective at quickly determining where a missile will land based on its speed, direction and other information, he added. UK Prime Minister Theresa May said that the country's missile program presents an "unprecedented threat to worldwide security". Mr. Trump has been both open to and against talks with North Korea.

Global Media Theresa May seeks to allay Brexit concerns during Japan visit
Author: 0 Theresa May seeks to allay Brexit concerns during Japan visit

The North's latest test launch came as US and South Korean forces conducted annual military exercises on the Korean peninsula , angering Pyongyang which sees the war games as a preparation for invasion. Joseph Dunford is the top general of the US military. Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said the situation on the peninsula was serious.

Global Media Pilgrims mark final hajj rite with 'Stoning of Devil'
Author: 0 Pilgrims mark final hajj rite with 'Stoning of Devil'

Islam requires every able-bodied Muslim with the financial means to make the pilgrimage at least once in their lifetime. Their snow-white garments symbolize equality, religious unity and pursuit of spiritual renewal. Even at Islam's holiest sites and during the most sacred time of year for Muslims, some people can not stop talking about Donald Trump. Around the world, Muslims will mark the end of hajj with a celebration called Eid al-Adha.

Global Media Donald Trump warns against North Korea 'appeasement' after nuclear test
Author: 0 Donald Trump warns against North Korea 'appeasement' after nuclear test

After a North Korean missile flew over Japan's airspace to land in the Pacific on August 29, Moon ordered the military to conduct a show-of-force exercise. Earlier, Japan confirmed its near neighbour had conducted a sixth nuclear test . The International Atomic Energy Agency, which has no access to North Korea, called the nuclear test, Pyongyang's test is "an extremely regrettable act" that is "in complete disregard of the repeated demands of the international community".

Author: 0 UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan

Britain and Japan will step up the pace of sanctions against nuclear-armed North Korea after its "outrageous" firing of a missile over Japan, British Prime Minister Theresa May said Thursday. The Council, which was created at the end of 2013, consists of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and key ministers. Japan is in the final stages of brokering a free-trade agreement with the world's largest trading bloc, from which the U.K.is breaking away.

Global Media Moriya on heels of leader Lewis at Portland Classic
Author: 0 Moriya on heels of leader Lewis at Portland Classic

Those three are two shots ahead of the rest of the field, with Jodi Ewart Shadoff of England (67), Ai Miyazato of Japan (67) and Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand (69) tied for fourth at eight under. "I think Friday I was maybe outside the cut line, made it back inside the cut line, and ended up making the cut at 3-under and just kind of clawed my way back up the top", said Piller.

Global Media USA asks Russian Federation to close its consulate in San Francisco
Author: 0 USA asks Russian Federation to close its consulate in San Francisco

The Department noted the goal of both President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin is improved relations between our two countries and increased cooperation on areas of mutual concern. The State Department said the move was in response to "unwarranted" action by Russian Federation. "Those who work at the shuttered offices can be reassigned elsewhere in the United States".

Global Media North Korea says hydrogen bomb test was 'perfect success'
Author: 0 North Korea says hydrogen bomb test was 'perfect success'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday spoke by telephone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the escalating threats from North Korea , the White House said. During the NSC meeting, President Moon instructed high-ranking cabinet members and senior secretaries in charge of foreign affairs, security and defence to draw up the strongest punishment measures on North Korea in cooperation with the worldwide community.

Global Media Gasoline prices jump overnight in some Canadian markets
Author: 0 Gasoline prices jump overnight in some Canadian markets

But most Canadian markets have seen gasoline prices rise several cents per litre over the past week, which has seen refinery and pipeline shutdowns in the U.S. USA benchmark oil prices that fell below US$46 per barrel on Wednesday due to less demand from refineries have recovered to more than US$47 per barrel.

Global Media Louisiana officials report little Harvey damage
Author: 0 Louisiana officials report little Harvey damage

The shop in the Carrollton neighborhood is usually bustling but was slow Tuesday. He said the uncertainty of what is to come this week can not be overstated, and he recommends that "everyone stay home tomorrow because of uncertainty about storm and diminished capacity of drainage system".

Global Media North Korean nuclear programme a grave concern - United Nations watchdog
Author: 0 North Korean nuclear programme a grave concern - United Nations watchdog

In a phone call with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday, however, the two leaders "reaffirmed their view that it was important to have North Korea come out to the dialogue table", according to Moon's spokesman Park Soo-hyun. "But we need you to engage now and start contacting your representatives, senators, governors and whoever else you can think of to warn President Trump that this would be a awful move for the USA beef industry and the agriculture community".

Global Media Modi Government To Induct New Ministers Today
Author: 0 Modi Government To Induct New Ministers Today

However, he stopped short of travelling the distance to be acknowledged as an irredeemable rebel like, say, Shatrughan Sinha. An ex-Stephenian, Singh went on to study in the Netherlands after completing his LLB from Delhi University. He hails from the Scheduled Caste community and holds a masters degree in economics and a PhD in child labour. In the political category, Shiv Pratap Shukla , the Rajya Sabha MP from Uttar Pradesh is a member of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Rural ...

Global Media As UN Condemns North Korea Missile Launch, Threat of Further Sanctions Loom
Author: 0 As UN Condemns North Korea Missile Launch, Threat of Further Sanctions Loom

The phone calls came after North Korea increased the crisis with the test launch of an intermediate range ballistic missile over Japanese territory yesterday. South Korea previously asked the US to review the missile guidelines in a bid to double its firepower following rising threats from the North, which flew a ballistic missile over Japan's northern island of Hokkaido on Tuesday in its latest illegal test .

Global Media Trump, Moon 'conceptually' agree on revising ballistic missile treaty & arms supplies
Author: 0 Trump, Moon 'conceptually' agree on revising ballistic missile treaty & arms supplies

North Korea triggered a new escalation of tensions in July, when it carried out two successful tests of an ICBM, the Hwasong-14, which apparently brought much of the U.S. North Korea's regime has "succeeded in making a more developed nuke", according to North Korea's state media. It came as the US and South Korean forces were nearing the end of the 10-day annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian joint exercises, which the North regards as a rehearsal for invasion.

Author: 0 Theresa May refuses to rule out military and cyberattacks on North Korea

May, who said on Wednesday that China was " the key " to worldwide pressure on North Korea, told a press conference alongside Japan's prime minister, Shinzo Abe, that action was required. Helens. "We can't sign up to a trade deal with Japan or with any other country outside of the European Union until we've left the European Union", she told ITV.

Global Media Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit
Author: 0 Mnuchin: Congress must tie Harvey aid to raising debt limit

Since 1960 , Congress has acted 78 separate times to permanently raise, temporarily extend or revise the definition of the debt limit. "I think everyone wants a clean supplemental", Bossert told reporters. Outside of Harvey, Mnuchin told Wallace he was drafting a sanctions package regarding North Korea amid news that the country had detonated a hydrogen bomb as part of its sixth nuclear test.

Global Media Korea-fly-bombers-over-Korean-Peninsula
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North Korea's military has confirmed it successfully tested a hydrogen bomb meant for an intercontinental missile, a move Foreign Affairs Minister Gerry Brownlee says is "utterly deplorable". Maximum pressure must be exerted on North Korea , Turnbull said. North Korea's weapons program has been progressing at a rapid pace under leader Kim Jong Un.

Global Media Japan's Princess Mako formally announces engagement
Author: 0 Japan's Princess Mako formally announces engagement

Publicly addressing her engagement for the first time, the 25-year-old said she was first drawn to Komuro's "bright smiles like the sun", and has come to learn he is "a honest, strong-minded, hard worker" with "a big heart". However, news of the engagement - and Mako giving up her royal status - didn't make headlines until earlier this year. According to the Japan Times , Princess Mako will be registered as an ordinary citizen once married, receiving all the same rights ordinary citizens ...

Global Media North Korea claims it successfully tested hydrogen bomb
Author: 0 North Korea claims it successfully tested hydrogen bomb

Trump also suggested putting more pressure on China, the North's patron for many decades and a vital USA trading partner, in hopes of persuading Beijing to exert more effective leverage on its neighbour. Saturday, the United States and South Korea announced they have agreed "in principle" to revise a bilateral treaty that limits the weight and range of the South's ballistic missiles.

Global Media Rain expected to taper off for Labor Day weekend
Author: 0 Rain expected to taper off for Labor Day weekend

Saturday: Widespread smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. High: 91. Labor Day: Partly Sunny and Hot. Labor day looks dry as well, with high temperatures ranging from the upper 80s to low 90s. We will have abundant sunshine with highs a bit cooler, in the low to mid 80s. Sunday afternoon will be about like Saturday . Sunday's showers won't ruin your Labor Day plans.

Global Media Japan confirms North Korea has conducted 6th nuclear test
Author: 0 Japan confirms North Korea has conducted 6th nuclear test

Mr Brownlee said North Korea had a choice to make. Meanwhile, Defence Secretary James Mattis has opted for diplomatic talks and has said the U.S.is "never out of diplomatic solutions" for dealing with North Korean aggression."We're never out of diplomatic solutions".

Global Media Thornton triceratops to go on display at Denver science museum this weekend
Author: 0 Thornton triceratops to go on display at Denver science museum this weekend

Paleontologists from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science showed up on Monday to check it out - and learned this discovery was a pretty big deal. "This discovery really is a window into not only what Thornton was like, but what the Front Range was like 66 and a half million years ago", said dinosaur curator Joe Sertich of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

Global Media Storm Now a 'Small Hurricane' and Moving Westward
Author: 0 Storm Now a 'Small Hurricane' and Moving Westward

As of 5 p.m. Saturday the storm is generating an area of sustained wind of 110 miles per hour as it moves west at 15 miles per hour. Irma is entering an area of warmer sea surface temperatures and moisture and could continue to strengthen, becoming a Category 4 hurricane by Wednesday.

Global Media European Union 'frightened' by lower divorce bill, says Davis
Author: 0 European Union 'frightened' by lower divorce bill, says Davis

The latest round of talks in Brussels ended with Mr Barnier claiming there had been no "decisive" progress on key issues and suggesting there was a lack of trust as a result of the UK's refusal to accept financial obligations. He said the United Kingdom should continue to pay into EU budgets until 2023 - four years after the official departure date for the nation from the Union reports the Telegraph .

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