• Strong message for Indian policy makers from Chinese state media
Strong message for Indian policy makers from Chinese state media

After the end of the Dokalam standoff, India and China had agreed to move forward in their ties with President Xi telling Prime Minister Narendra Modi that he wants to put the relationship on the "right track". "So it's been a very careful mix of working on convergences which exist between our two countries - and there are many - and also at ...

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  • 'Pharma Bro' Lashes Out at Move to Revoke Bail Over Hillary 'Threat'
'Pharma Bro' Lashes Out at Move to Revoke Bail Over Hillary 'Threat'

The Secret Service requested an interview with Shkreli to discuss the post, which he declined. The prosecutors cited a Facebook post on Monday in which Shkreli promoted a conspiracy theory about the Clinton Foundation and offered the money for a lock of Clinton's hair.

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  • In hurricane zone, man gives up the last generator
In hurricane zone, man gives up the last generator

Without asking a single question, Ramon Santiago walked up to Brekke and handed her a generator. She had been searching for a generator for her family but was left to watch the last available one sold to someone else. "She needs the generator", Santiago told WFTV-TV, as Brekke wiped away tears. "It's okay. No worry for them", Santiago said. Brekk...

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  • Nancy Pelosi Actually Dictated Trump's Last Tweet to Him
Nancy Pelosi Actually Dictated Trump's Last Tweet to Him

According to NBC News Capitol Hill Producer, Alex Moe , President Trump placed a phone call to Pelosi this morning, in which Pelosi actually dictated to the President a tweet which she thought would ease the concern of DREAMers after Trump said he'd let DACA expire earlier in the week.

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  • Up to 9 Million Floridians Could Be Without Power After Irma
Up to 9 Million Floridians Could Be Without Power After Irma

In fact, we have adequate power to continue serving all customers. Electricity generator Florida Power & Light ( FPL ), a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Inc ( NEE.N ), generates enough power for about 1.9 million homes at the Turkey Point and St.

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  • Arkansas State University sees enrollment increase
Arkansas State University sees enrollment increase

Casey Maugh Funderburk, Vice Provost for the Gulf Park Campus. As Fall enrollment numbers come in, some Arkansas universities are smashing records. In all, 14,479 students are enrolled at USM this fall, compared to 14,552 last fall. Enrollment in the University's Honors College remains strong with 124 new students from 10 states and multiple co...

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  • Another Arizona-based company involved in border wall construction
Another Arizona-based company involved in border wall construction

The eight prototypes will cost a total of $3.6 million and will be constructed on federal land near San Diego, reports the Associated Press . Elmond Davantes, a software developer from Carlsbad, California, took photos from the US side. People on each side of the wall waved to each other. It's conceivable that Harvey could cost even more than wh...

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  • McMaster orders evacuation of several barrier islands
McMaster orders evacuation of several barrier islands

But it's also worth noting that many of these beaches took a beating during Hurricane Matthew previous year. McMaster said all S.C. residents should continue preparing for impacts from the storm, and warned that the storm's path could change by tomorrow.

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  • Philippines suspends trade with North Korea to comply with United Nations resolution
Philippines suspends trade with North Korea to comply with United Nations resolution

The US has called for a UN Security Council (UNSC) meeting to vote on a draft resolution to impose additional sanctions on North Korea. "Work is now going on over a new resolution in the Security Council and it is still early to make predictions about its final form", Lavrov said at a news conference in Moscow after talks with his French counterp...

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  • Famous airport ravaged by Hurricane Irma
Famous airport ravaged by Hurricane Irma

Popular Caribbean cruise destination St. Maarten has been devastated after category 5 Hurricane Irma hit on Wednesday morning. In addition, an extra 50 police officers are on their way from Curaçao in an attempt to restore law and order to the island, where looting has reportedly been widespread.

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  • Harvey, 104, and Irma, 93, get their moment in the spotlight
Harvey, 104, and Irma, 93, get their moment in the spotlight

After marrying in 1942 and returning to Washington, the pair made a decision to become foster parents, ultimately opening their home to 120 children-many with physical and mental disabilities-over the years. Know of something else we should read, or see, or do? Say hello to Harvey and Irma. In a recent phone interview, Mrs. Schluter even recalled...

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  • Military action not first choice against N Korea
Military action not first choice against N Korea

Onodera held telephone talks with US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis yesterday and both agreed to step up "visible pressure" on North Korea, the ministry in Tokyo said . "We had a very, very frank and very strong phone call". South Korea and the United States are technically still at war with North Korea after the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended wi...

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  • Gunman arrested at OH high school in USA, none hurt
Gunman arrested at OH high school in USA, none hurt

Columbus Police wrote on Twitter. Police Chief Kimberley Jacobs said the suspect was a male, but was uncertain of his age. A student brought a gun to his OH high school on Friday (Sep 8) and began shooting, but the quick actions of a school employee prevented bloodshed.

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  • U.S. seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong
U.S. seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong

The move was met with outrage at the United Nations, where diplomats convened Monday for an emergency session of the security council. The United States is reportedly pushing for the toughest ever sanctions against North Korea in the wake of its latest nuclear test, which experts say could have a crippling effect on the Kim Jong-un regime as it t...

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  • Hurricane Irma: Mayor announces 'State of Emergency' for Jacksonville
Hurricane Irma: Mayor announces 'State of Emergency' for Jacksonville

The Carolinas nearly certainly will feel the brunt of powerful Hurricane Irma in some way early next week, forecasters say, but within the cone of possible paths, there are several scenarios. "Remember: We can rebuild your home, but we cannot rebuild your life". Tuesday is a First Alert Weather Day for us.with potential tropical storm impacts s...

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  • Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake
Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake

Katia could bring life-threatening flash floods to areas in the mountains just to the west. A hurricane warning is in effect for an area ranging from Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde , where the storm is expected to make landfall. He says that Katia's winds may be strong enough to down trees, damage weak structures including roof tops and could even ...

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  • China's U-turn after BRICS summit: Beijing defends Pakistan on terror
China's U-turn after BRICS summit: Beijing defends Pakistan on terror

However, by coming out in support of Pakistan, China has gone back on the Brics declaration that said any nation that is found supporting terrorist acts must be held accountable, Indian media reported. "No one knows Pakistan and understands Pakistan better than China", he said. Pakistani Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif and the acting foreign minis...

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  • FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico
FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico

An infant died in Barbuda and at least two people died in the islands of St Barts and St Martin as a result of Irma, a catastrophic category 5 hurricane that is now passing Puerto Rico on its path of destruction through the northern Caribbean.

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  • Irma: dolphins evacuated by helicopter to Cuba
Irma: dolphins evacuated by helicopter to Cuba

Amanda Mooney, of Ottawa, was also lucky. "I've been since Monday trying to find out...and I've gotten nowhere with Air Canada and/or Air Canada vacations", she said prior to the afternoon update from the airline. Most of the damage was expected to come from storm surges and towering waves that caused coastal flooding from Gibara to Baracoa. L...

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  • Official Madrid reacted sharply to the decision of Catalonia
Official Madrid reacted sharply to the decision of Catalonia

Madrid hopes that legal, political and economic pressure on Catalonia will force the secessionists to abandon their referendum plans. Catalan regional President Carles Puigdemont stands with coalition party deputies after voting to hold an independence referendum in the Catalonian regional Parliament in Barcelona, Spain, early September 7, 201...

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