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World Trump Commission Meeting to Restrict YOUR Voting Rights — HAPPENING NOW
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Kobach cited New Hampshire election data showing that 5,000 people who voted previous year registered to vote with out-of-state IDs, but did not get in-state IDs in the months after. race Congress needs to act on DACA MORE, according to newly released documents. It's an underappreciated point: Kobach has been caught lying about voter fraud while helping lead a White House commission on voter fraud.

World Hurricane bears down on quake-rattled Mexico
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In a statement Mexican officials say they must channel all available logistical support to the families and communities affected by last week's quake and a hurricane which hit a day later. And it expressed "full solidarity" with the victims of Hurricane Irma. A woman tries to clean up in the aftermath of Thursday's quake in Juchitan Municipality, Oaxaca State, Mexico.

World National Hurricane Center: Irma makes landfall in Florida Keys - 9AM
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A view over the aftermath of Hurricane Irma over the Florida Keys. The storm was passing north of the Leeward Islands at 2 p.m. ET Saturday, the hurricane center said , and was moving northwest at 13 miles per hour. Now around 3 million people live there. Many areas in the Florida Keys are still without power. And while you are welcomed to blame climate change for Irma herself, the Washington Post should be blamed for the hurricane bullseye-ing Tampa and St.

World Supreme Court notice to Centre, Haryana on Gurugaon student murder
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HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said the advisories, that were issued to schools for the safety and security of students, would be sent out once again. The alleged assailant, school's bus conductor Ashok, is now in judicial custody. However, the judge said that it was only a case of transit remand so that the accused could go to the state where the crime took place and seek anticipatory bail there.

World Ahmedabad all set to welcome Shinzo Abe, tweets Modi
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The Japanese prime minister is landing here directly on 13 September. "This technology will revolutionize and transform the transport sector", said Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, welcoming the prospects for growth brought by Japan's high-speed shinkansen (bullet train) technology.

World New playmate arrives for confiscated tiger cub
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They ended up having to separate the two, and while the cub indicated that he wanted to see the mother, she did not reciprocate. The pair "took to each other immediately", the zoo said, and keepers will watch them for 24 hours. According to a news release, both the San Diego Zoo and the National Zoo decided that the best solution for both lonely cubs was for them to become companions.

World Honda Urban EV concept previews a 2019 Honda electric vehicle
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Built on a completely new platform, the Urban EV concept will be running around in production form within two years and we have high hopes the design stays largely intact. The seatbelts for the rear bench are fixed in the middle of the seat, allowing the belt to retract out of the way before a passenger exits the vehicle.

World Trump meeting with Malaysian prime minister under scrutiny
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Earlier, in an opinion piece published by political website The Hill, Mr Najib assured the USA that Malaysia was a firm partner in its foreign policy objectives, especially in the fight against ISIS. Mr Trump said Datuk Seri Najib has a major role to play in not allowing the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and other terror groups to exist, while the latter said Malaysia is committed to fighting these groups.

World Australia kicks off same-sex marriage poll
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We can win this thing. As Australians prepare to take part in a postal vote on the issue of same-sex marriage, anti-gay propaganda has been circulated around the country and "scaremongering" adverts have aired on TV. However, "yes" campaigner Kerryn Phelps, the former chief of the Australian Medical Association, said the survey was about unifying the nation. In 2016, its logo joined the Australian Marriage Equality page , alongside other major companies like Google, Microsoft, Twitter, ...

World Gerry Brownlee welcomes new North Korea sanctions
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The U.S. also sought a travel ban and asset freeze on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and four key officials, and an asset freeze on the country's national airline Air Koryo, the army, and five other military and party entities. The official defended the USA mission from critics who say the sanctions were watered down, arguing an early draft from the US was given to the press to place pressure on any who might seek to soften the sanctions.

World Family dies after falling in volcanic crater near Naples
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The crater was closed to the public after the tragedy, which is being investigated by police. The episode happened Tuesday at the Solfatara Crater in Pozzuoli, a prominent vacation spot close Naples. According to reports, the family are from Turin in Italy and were enjoying a holiday before their children returned to school this week. A volcanologist suggested that heavy rainfall in recent days could have caused more openings in the Earth's crust that emit steam and gases.

World Korea warns USA of 'greatest pain, suffering' over fresh sanctions
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A North Korea expert who asked not to be named agreed with the view, saying that the U.S. seems to have left its last cards to play in case the North continues with additional provocations. The latest United Nations resolution also calls on countries to inspect vessels on the high seas, with the consent of the flag state, if they have reasonable grounds to believe ships are carrying prohibited cargo to North Korea .

World UN Security Council Slaps New Sanctions On North Korea
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US Permanent Representative Nikki Haley, who proposed a virtual blockade of North Korea but agreed to the watered-down version after negotiations with China and Russian Federation, after the vote said that over 90 per cent of North Korea's exports were now banned when combined with earlier sanctions on iron ore, metals, seafood and coal exports.

World Smith sees no spin threat for Australia in India
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India skipper Virat Kohli is better than rival Steve Smith in ODI cricket according to former Australian skipper, Michael Clarke . The limited overs series should be a cracker of a contest as both the teams are loaded with quality players, who can win matches on their own.

World Foreign Ministry Announces Delay In Israel African Summit
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The cancelation of the Africa-Israel summit, slated to take place between October 23 and 27, will upend Israel's efforts to build trade partnerships in Africa, and secure global allies in its attempts to gain a seat on the United Nations (UN) security council next year.

World Eric and Lara Trump welcomes baby boy
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For those that remember Trump's "real news" segment, Lara Trump served as the host to the report posted to the president's Facebook page. "Welcome to the world, baby boy", she said. The newborn is now added to the growing family with Ivanka Trump's three children with husband Jared Kushner. His brother, for instance, is Donald J.

World Former Menendez aide says visa application advocacy was standard practice
Author: 0 Former Menendez aide says visa application advocacy was standard practice

Mark Lopes, the senator's former foreign policy adviser, testified that when he emailed Menendez in 2008 to confirm whether he should send the State Department a letter in support of the visa application, the senator replied the same day. The jury will need to decide if such letters qualify as official acts or if Menendez's decision to write letters and make calls was inconsequential since it is outside of the scope of Menendez's elected position to grant visas.

World Bob Dylan to play Nassau Coliseum on November 8
Author: 0 Bob Dylan to play Nassau Coliseum on November 8

In a 2015 documentary, Staples revealed that Dylan proposed to her in 1963. Mavis Staples , who just announced that her new album, " If All I Was Was Black ", will be released on November 17, will open most of Dylan's dates in the fall, including the Coliseum show.

World Crane cracks and falls in Miami
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The City of Miami said on its Twitter account early Sunday that firefighters couldn't respond in time to the woman in the Little Haiti neighborhood. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will lead the investigation. The ordinance passed in 2008 but legal challenges from construction and crane groups resulted in the ordenence being taken off the books.

World White House 'super focused' on tax reform, says Mnuchin
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Trump campaigned on the promise of cutting the corporate tax rate to 15%, but Mr Mnuchin said that the goal would be hard to achieve. "What the exact number is less important", he said, adding, "what's more important is making sure we have a competitive system".

World Storm Aileen upgrades Merseyside weather warning
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A predicted 1.5 inches is forecast to fall in up to nine hours in Scotland and Northern Ireland, which could cause flooding. The Met Office has issued an 'amber warning, ' meaning people should be prepared for a brief spell of very strong westerly winds during the early hours as the Atlantic depression crosses the region.

World All thoughts with people of Florida as Irma arrives
Author: 0 All thoughts with people of Florida as Irma arrives

Winter Park is in Orange County, just of Orlando. - Strong winds and flash flooding are still a threat as Irma spins into north Florida and toward Georgia over the next 24 hours. Some 6.3 million people were instructed to evacuate in Florida alone, according to The Telegraph . After leaving the coast of Cuba, Irma had barrelled through the Florida Keys, a chain of low-lying islands to the south, on Sunday morning.

World 2-year-old boy found dead after wandering away from home
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Libonati. "The gate was secure, but there was also an access point through an open garage". The boys' home is in Sharon, Pennsylvania, one block across the OH line from the village of Masury. Payton was found at 5:17 p.m. on Edmond Street just south of Jane Street, Kasiewicz said. The 5-year-old brother, who was not identified and who is reported to be autistic and unable to speak, was earlier in the day found safe a few blocks from where Annakin had drowned.

World S. Arabia pitches for oil output freeze extension
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On Tuesday, WTI oil futures stood at $48.22 and Brent Crude at $54.23. The 14-country producer group said its oil output in August fell by 79,000 barrels per day (bpd) from July to 32.76 million bpd, below a demand forecast. The price move higher also "reflects a little more confidence that the refiners are recovering", said James Williams, president of energy researcher WTRG Economics near Russellville Still, the oil market may continue to chop around as there is some lingering ...