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Iran Unveils New Long-Range Ballistic Missile with Multiple Warheads

He also criticized the 2015 pact that the United States and other world powers struck with Iran under which Tehran agreed to restrict its nuclear program in return for relief from economic sanctions. Several wings of Iran's armed forces and police units are showcasing their military might in the nationwide events attended by country's top leadership.

Seismic activity detected in North Korea near nuclear testing site

China's official Xinhua News Agency said earlier that its seismic service detected a magnitude 3.4 quake in North Korea and saw the likely cause as an explosion. Kilju is home to the Punggyeri nuclear site, where North Korea's sixth and largest nuclear test was conducted on September 3. The area isn't where natural earthquakes normally occur.

Kim Jong Un Vows To 'Tame The Mentally-Deranged' Trump 'With Fire'

Trump met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday, with Trump moving to impose new sanctions against the country. Kim also said the comments were reflective of "mentally deranged behavior". South Korean media called it the first such direct address to the world by Kim. But North Korea's top diplomat, Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho, on Thursday likened Mr Trump's comments to "the sound of a barking dog" .

Emir urges Trump to intervene in Gulf dispute

Earlier on Tuesday, Sheikh Tamim criticised the countries behind the blockade on Qatar in his address to the UN General Assembly. The Gulf crisis should be resolved "pretty quickly", US President Donald Trump said following a meeting with Qatar's Emir yesterday.

Full-Length Trailer for Lady Gaga Documentary 'Gaga: Five Foot Two'

Gaga was basically making short films with her epic-length music videos, but she has slowly transitioned into the film and television world over the years. She apologised to her "Little Monsters" and said she hoped they'd understand. This is followed by the Applause singer's declaration to her entourage that: 'I want to do the opposite of what everyone thinks I'm going to do'.

Government wiretapped former Trump campaign chairman

Even if Manafort doesn't have incriminating evidence against Trump, he could still be a source of valuable information to Mueller from a counterintelligence standpoint . Manafort was still in bed when federal agents who were granted a "no-knock warrant" picked the front-door lock of his Virginia home in July, The New York Times reported Monday night.

Iran's Rouhani: Ending Nuclear Deal 'Would Carry High Cost' for US

Meanwhile, Michael Lane said US President Donald Trump thinks his predecessor Barack Obama made a "horrendous mistake" when he designed his foreign policy towards Iran. "Not a fair deal to this country". The worldwide response - the US, Britain, France and Germany warned the United Nations (UN) that Iran had taken " a threatening and provocative step " by testing a rocket capable of delivering satellites into orbit and asked the UN chief to investigate.

GM Faces Strike Deadline in Canada

This is the first strike at a Canadian assembly plant since 1996 when Unifor's forerunner, the Canadian Auto Workers, held a three-week walkout at GM. Dias has emerged as the face for labor during renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement, pushing for higher working standards in both the USA and Mexico.

Maryam Nawaz heads to London

The Supreme Court disqualified Nawaz Sharif from office over a ruling he was dishonest in a corruption inquiry. Maryam and her husband Capt (Retd) Safdar left for London by a PIA flight this morning, a day before they were summoned to appear before an accountability court in Islamabad in corruption cases linked to Panama Papers scandal.

DEVELOPING: Lineman electrocuted in Irwin County during Irma recovery

The utility tweeted a list this afternoon that showed when power should be restored to the major cities in Georgia affected by Tropical Storm Irma. Georgia Power expects power to be restored in most places in the county by Friday at 10 p.m.

Troll Level: Expert - Donald Trump Literally Takes Aim at Hillary on Twitter

Trump's Sunday morning Twitter post was one of more than about six supporters' tweets the President retweeted Sunday before 8:30 a.m. "She spent big money but, in the end, had no game!" The tweet uncovered a President as yet returning to his old online networking propensities, to be specific, those prone to gain him speedy feedback, under two months after resigned Gen.

CNN Segment Cut Short After Sports Analyst Repeatedly Says "Boobs"

He made sure she heard him again and stated he believes strongly in boobs , so the segment went on as planned, or so everybody thought. He also said that since ESPN fired Curt Schilling for a Facebook post supporting North Carolina's transgender bathroom ban , they also have to fire Hill for her social media behavior.

Jennifer Garner cries over 'Hamilton' while delirious on anesthesia

The star took to Instagram to share a throwback video of herself, right after she had a bout of dental surgery and the after effects of some " dental anaesthesia " set in. "They did the sad part of Hamilton ". They said, are you OK? "That music is so pretty ", Jennifer added while starting to crying. "I told them about it, they have to see it".

Pakistan, World XI team look for final flourish in 3rd T20I

Perera took the finishing duties on himself, hitting two sixes in the 19th over bowled by Sohail Khan, and had luck on his side, being dropped at the long-of boundary. Pakistan won the first match by 20 runs on Tuesday but struggled to contain World XI's strong batting line-up after its frontline fast bowler Hasan Ali was ruled out of Wednesday's game due to back strain.

Bullet Train Project aimed at reaping benefit in Gujarat poll

To get electoral benefit from the project, Mr Modi organised a grand ceremony to lay the foundation stone of the bullet train project in Ahmedabad and also held a road show with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The mention of increased cooperation has invited a cautious response from China. "So it would in a practical way it really give legs to our Act East Policy", the Foreign Secretary said.

Qatari FM meets Erdogan amid Gulf diplomatic rift

The four have also insisted that Doha scales down its relations with Iran, as part of conditions to renew relations. On September 7, at a press conference at the White House with the emir of Kuwait, president Donald Trump promised to end the Gulf crisis that began on June 5 when four Arab countries - Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt - imposed a land, sea and air blockade on Qatar.

Ankara concludes deal with Moscow over S-400 missile defense system

The Pentagon has already expressed its dissatisfaction with the arms deal. Turkey said in April that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally nations had not presented a "financially effective" offer on alternative missile defense systems.

Olive Garden ups ante on popular never-ending pasta pass

Last year, 21,000 Pasta Passes were claimed in one second, giving guests an all-access pass to Olive Garden's most popular promotion of the year, Never Ending Pasta Bowl . 50 lucky customers will be able to buy an 8-day trip to Italy for only $200! Airfare, ground transportation, hotels, meals, and excursions will all be included in the $200 cost.

Opec sees higher oil demand in 2018

Plus, the cartel and its allies are said to be considering an extension of their output-cut deal beyond March. Oil prices are weighed down by concerns the world has reached the limits of demand, which is crippling valuations more than the threat from electric cars and national policies geared at banning vehicles running on gasoline and diesel in the future, according to RBC's chief commodities strategist.

Eyes Turn to Difficult-to-Predict Hurricane Jose

Forecast models agree the storm will turn toward the east coast of the United States, but longer term forecasts are less definitive. Such a path is concerning in the wake of Hurricane Irma, which has altered the beach landscape and made it more vulnerable to coastal erosion and flooding.

Pope Francis blasts climate change skeptics, cites 'moral' duty to act

Speaking to reporters aboard the papal plane returning from a five-day trip to Colombia , he said he hoped Trump "rethinks" the decision to scrap the plan that allowed immigrants bought into the usa as children to remain. "Then they decide and history will judge those decisions". "I don't know what Maduro is thinking, I don't know what's going on in his head", Francis admitted to reporters on his plane.

Abe says North Korea must give up its nuclear program

Previous estimates have ranged from 50 kilotons to 120 kilotons. The unstable regime in Pyongyang has concluded that its only hope of self-preservation, in the face of provocative threats from an unstable Trump administration, is to try and expand its nuclear arsenal as quickly as possible.

Quake in Mexico 'strongest in a century'

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said the quake was the strongest in a century, according to CNN . The day after an 8.2 magnitude quake hit Mexico's Pacific coast policemen stand next to collapsed buildings in Juchitan de Zaragoza, state of Oaxaca September 9, 2017.

Mar-a-Lago ordered to evacuate; 1 Trump mansion destroyed by Irma

The Le Chateau des Palmiers on the island of St. Martin was in the direct path of then-category 5 Hurricane Irma on Wednesday, the Washington Post reported . Public Safety Director Kirk Blouin told the Palm Beach Daily he's not aware of any extra storm protection underway at Mar-a-Lago, and a local reporter who drove by the property told CNN she saw no exterior preparations.

Irma's path becomes clearer, impact expected in central NC

The latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center lessens the impact of the storm for much of North Carolina. There remains an outside chance that Irma could move along a more easterly track. "Western Carolina University Emergency Services has been monitoring Hurricane Irma and its potential impact on the university", WCU Provost Alison Morrison-Shetlar said in a statement Thursday.

Hurricane Irma is forcing Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate to evacuate

The wants residents to be reminded they can seek shelter in a hotel on the mainland at one of the county's shelters or hunker down with friends west of USA 1 until this storm passes if you do not plan to depart the county. Hurricane Irma killed four people on St. Martin , where Trump's home is located. The 2016 AP investigation is newly relevant as a massively powerful Hurricane Irma swirls toward Florida.

Liberals Want Irma to Destroy Mar-a-Lago

The safety and security of [Mar-A-Lago] guests, members and colleagues is our top priority, and we are closely monitoring Hurricane Irma. "Our teams at our four properties in Florida are taking all of the proper precautions and are following local and Florida State Advisories very closely to help ensure that everyone is kept safe and secure".

Gunman arrested at OH high school in U.S., none hurt

District spokesperson Scott Varner said the school was placed on lockdown as crews responded to the area. School officials say students attending Columbus Scioto have emotional, social or behavioral challenges. Most of the staff are intervention specialists-allowing them to utilize behavior modification techniques to produce positive results, the local station noted.

Desmond Tutu speaks out on Rakhine crisis

Suu Kyi , who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991, receiving the award for "her non-violent struggle for democracy and human rights" while standing up against military rulers. And yet Aung San Suu Kyi is in an unenviable position: the attacks launched on security force posts by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army , formerly Al Yaqeen, are perceived as a threat to national sovereignty, and the Rohingya are viewed domestically as interlopers from Bangladesh.

Prince William takes Prince George to his first day at prep school

He said: "It went well". William and the other parents stayed at school for a bit until the children were settled. "It was really nice actually". The Duke of Cambridge drove the young Prince through the school gates, helped him out of the auto and carried his school backpack as they walked into the classroom.

People Arrested in Missing Alexandria Teen Investigation

Police say Block knew Barker and got into his auto when he said he needed help. She was driven to his home where he zip-tied her and invited two other friends over. "Don't call them or anything". Two of the suspects are from Carlos, Minnesota , ages 32 and 31. Block was treated for minor injuries at the Douglas County Hospital .

Let the vomiting commence: Donald Trump likes Ivanka to call him "Daddy"

But the first daughter walked into the Oval Office to talk specifically about the child tax credit, a key priority in her White House portfolio. "This is the president of the United States", Powers added. Along with stopping by at his meetings, Ms Trump has frequently accompanied her father to events. Mr Trump added that his daughter had asked to join him on the trip.

Trump bucks GOP leadership, backs Democratic deal on debt ceiling, funding government

He added: "We had a very good meeting, we essentially came to a deal and I think the deal will be very good ". The U.S. House voted Wednesday to fund nearly $8 billion for Hurricane Harvey relief, with full support from the Texas delegation.

Trump says North Korea nuclear test 'hostile and dangerous' to US

In short, the hydrogen bomb is a completely different and altogether more frightening prospect and it would put North Korea into an exclusive club of only five other countries: the US, UK, China, France and Russian Federation. Kazianis said Kim claimed to have tested a hydrogen bomb previous year, but most experts were dismissive, arguing instead the North might have had a more powerful atomic bomb.

Wyoming's punter somehow completely missed the ball

In addition to Granderson's forced fumble, Iowa native Rico Gafford intercepted a pass, Marcus Epps forced a fumble that Cassh Maluia recovered, and Kevin Prosser forced and recovered a fumble. Two of Stanley's three touchdown passes went to Hawkeye tight end Noah Fant. Junior Kevin Prosser striped Stanley in the backfield, and then jumped on the loose ball.

Main Cambodian opposition leader arrested, paper shuts as crackdown grows

Kem Sokha was elected as CNRP President in March 2017 to replace Sam Rainsy who stepped down in the previous month. The paper said it is unable to pay a $6.3 million tax bill the government claims the news outfit owes. CNRP gained strength as the opposition party to the ruling Cambodian People's Party in national elections in July 2013 and in municipal elections in June this year.

Clinton Investigation Bombshell: How President Trump Responded to New Revelations

When Comey's firing was announced, the White House instead released Rosenstein's memo, which sharply criticised Comey's handling of the probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while serving as secretary of state. He can say Comey was too tough on Clinton or he was too quick to exonerate her, but when Trump makes both arguments, it's a reminder not to take this nonsense too seriously.

What we learned from Michigan Football's 33-17 victory over Florida

The Gators' offense, as it has many times in recent history for Florida , came from the defense. Facing a third-and-9 from his own 24 with 12:35 remaining in the first half, Wilton Speight's pass was tipped and Duke Dawson intercepted it for a 48-yard touchdown return for the Gators .

Four US Companies Have Been Contracted to Build Prototype Border Walls

WASHINGTON - A Tempe company was one of four firms named Thursday to build the first prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico, Customs and Border Patrol officials announced . CBP in March requested proposals for two categories of barriers: a concrete wall design and another called "other than concrete". Depending on the assessments, Vitiello said the structures could remain in place, be moved to other locations or be torn down altogether.

Cabinet reshuffle to take place on Sunday morning

Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has also put in his papers. The name of Himachal BJP leader Satpal Singh is also doing the rounds for a minister of state berth. Since assuming office as PM on May 26, 2014, Modi has already reshuffled his council of ministers twice, the last one having come in 2016 when he inducted 19 new faces and elevated Prakash Javdekar as the cabinet minister.

Boats carrying fleeing Rohingya sink; 26 dead

The rag-tag unit has a real fight on its hands against Myanmar's well-equipped army, which has been offered military help from Bangladesh to root out rebels near the border. "They were carrying guns, bombs and knives". "Another 15 bodies were recovered on Friday morning which takes the number of total death toll to 38 from 23 on Thursday", said Chailau Marma, additional superintendent of police in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district, some 292 km southeast of the capital Dhaka.

Trump Calls for Quick Deadline on Tax Reform, Offers No Specifics

In his bid to restore USA competitiveness in the global economy, President Donald Trump announced his proposals for tax reform before a crowd in Springfield, Missouri this week, arguing that the American people (and particularly American businesses) are overtaxed.

U.S. expels Russian diplomats from DC, NY and San Francisco

While calling the Russian order "unwarranted", Nauert said Thursday that the US has "fully implemented" the reduction of the USA mission in Russia. The State Department says the US leaders want to avoid further retaliatory actions by both countries and improve relations and cooperation between the two.

Clerk: Walker will appoint Milwaukee sheriff

Clarke announced in May that he had taken a job at the Department of Homeland Security, but the agency never confirmed it. "I am pleased to learn of the resignation of David Clarke, who obviously no longer wanted to be Sheriff of Milwaukee County, and had lost touch with the people".

Charlotte firefighters prepares to send rescue team to Texas amid flooding

Between contaminated flood water and reports of smoke rising from a chemical plant in nearby Crosby, Texas, the team faces some risk - but Cannon says the crew is bringing some decontamination equipment. If the team is deployed they could be in Texas throughout the early part of September. The crew of five with three boats met with other Kansas departments in Wichita overnight and will stage in Texas as they wait for assignments, chief Forrest Walter said.

Juncker says 'Brexit position papers are not 'satisfactory'

The talks in Brussels are effectively deadlocked as Britain calls for parallel talks on the divorce deal and future relationship but the European Union says they must be taken one at a time. On the political side, the UK's close ally across the Atlantic might hamper the EU's hopes for getting a hefty Brexit payment; the Trump administration has repeatedly expressed its willingness to strike a trade deal with the UK.

1200 dead from flooding, landslides in South Asia

On Tuesday, Mumbai was flooded as the entire city came to a standstill. The United Nations said it was the worst floods to hit the area in a decade. Torrential monsoon rains have brought Mumbai to a halt - destroying homes and leaving thousands of people stranded. Nearly a third of Bangladesh's terrain has been submerged by floods.

Thousands of Rohingyas seek safety in Bangladesh as clashes in Myanamr intensify

To date, at least 110 people were killed. The insurgent raids last Thursday were deadlier than an attack by the militants on three border posts last October that killed nine policemen and set off months of brutal counterinsurgency operations against Rohingya communities.

4 children, 2 great-grandparents swept away in flood on Greens Bayou

That man told authorities he was with several family members inside a white van, but the van was submerged and it was not visible, the sheriff's office said. Sammy was able to crawl through the driver's side window and grabbed a branch until he was rescued 45 minutes later. "But [with] the van pointed straight down, they couldn't climb up the van, much less open the door".

President Trump Speaking At Loren Cook In Springfield

They say he will promote tax cuts as a way to help American workers. Key questions remain. For instance, Trump said in April he wants to lower the tax rate on businesses to 15 percent, but it is unclear if this rate will remain or ultimately be revised upward.