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World Missouri sending National Guard to help US Virgin Islands hurricane recovery
Author: 0 Missouri sending National Guard to help US Virgin Islands hurricane recovery

Instead of trying to save the pets piecemeal, Gear chose to charter a plane immediately and get all 300 of the animals she planned on rescuing, which included numerous dogs and several cats, out at once. But Gear says the massive rescue mission could've been prevented. Personnel originally deployed September 4 in anticipation of Irma, and 16 additional personnel were deployed on September 7 to address the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria .

World Utah not among states targeted by hackers, Lt. Gov says
Author: 0 Utah not among states targeted by hackers, Lt. Gov says

State Election Commission spokesman Chris Whitmire said the Department of Homeland Security called officials in SC on Friday to tell them the state was not hacked. "Colorado is considered by DHS to be on that list of 21 states that were impacted ". Ebel on Friday said he wasn't aware that the Secretary of State's Office had been communicating with federal agencies about suspected Russian hacker IP addresses.

World Trump singles out Venezuela for criticism in UN speech
Author: 0 Trump singles out Venezuela for criticism in UN speech

Trump and Netanyahu share a mutual disdain for the deal, and Trump has already signaled he'd like to withdraw certification of the agreement in October and push for new US sanctions against Iran , The Guardian reported . Israel sees Iran as its most unsafe adversary, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Tuesday for scrapping or changing the 2015 nuclear deal.

Author: 0 In Defiance to US, Iran Unveils New Missile During Parade

He added: "Iran's military power lies in its commitment to never invade another country or land". Iran unveiled its latest ballistic missile dubbed "Khoramshahr" during a military parade in Tehran on Friday. Iran supports the syrian regime, as well as islamist groups, the palestinian and the rebel Houthis in Yemen. In Syria, Iran is a close ally of President Bashar Assad.

World Ahmed Hassan Charged With Attempted Murder After London Attack
Author: 0 Ahmed Hassan Charged With Attempted Murder After London Attack

Hassan, who comes from Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, has been charged with attempted murder and with using illegal explosives, London's Metropolitan Police said in a statement . ISIS has claimed responsibility for the September 15 bombing, which was Britain's fifth terror attack in six months. Farroukh was released Thursday and his boss is now demanding answers, according to The Telegraph.

World Trump on North Korea sanctions: 'Stay tuned'
Author: 0 Trump on North Korea sanctions: 'Stay tuned'

Trump even went on to call the North Korean leader "Rocket Man", on "a suicide mission for himself and for his regime". Abe later met separately with Trump. "This is not a rhetorical expression loved by Trump", Kim was quoted as saying. The measure seeks to cut off North Korea's access to funding and deter its nuclear and missile programs.

World Bengal panel to bat for Rohingyas in Supreme Court
Author: 0 Bengal panel to bat for Rohingyas in Supreme Court

India has stepped up security along its largely porous eastern border with Bangladesh and is using "chilli and stun grenades" to block the entry of Rohingya Muslims fleeing from violence in their homeland of Myanmar , officials said on Friday.

World Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute
Author: 0 Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy and I took the same oath when we finished medical school - a pledge to "do no harm". Kimmel said Cassidy "lied to my face;" Cassidy went on CNN to say Kimmel was failing to grasp his bill's complexities. "I take no pleasure in announcing my opposition". "I hope that in the months ahead, we can join with colleagues on both sides of the aisle to arrive at a compromise solution that is acceptable to most of us, and serves the interests of Americans as best we ...

World Catalonia referendum: Madrid court fines organisers
Author: 0 Catalonia referendum: Madrid court fines organisers

Visitors to Barcelona are being warned of demonstrations in the city that could disrupt travel. The students are carrying pro-independence flags and banners supporting the October 1 vote. Three ferries docked at Barcelona's port will provide accommodation for the extra officers. But Prime Minister Theresa May has ruled out it out for now, saying the United Kingdom needed certainty, stability, and strong leadership following last year's referendum, in which 52 percent of Britons voted leave ...

World Germany Set To Vote On Angela Merkel's Future
Author: 0 Germany Set To Vote On Angela Merkel's Future

And it could have an effect on how Germany is governed over the next four years. "Why would people vote for the copy if they can vote for the original [the AfD]?" Even Mrs Merkel's trademark hand gesture - fingers held together to form a diamond shape while she speaks - has been replicated on the banners held up by the cheering audience.

World Prince Harry Is Making A
Author: 0 Prince Harry Is Making A "Royal Visit" To Canada Today

Prince Harry arrived in Toronto Friday morning ahead of the launch Saturday of his Invictus Games, the "Paralympic-style sporting event he founded for wounded for wounded service members". He took his seat among the audience to listen to a panel of past and present Invictus competitors and their families discuss the impact the games has had on their recovery and relationships.

World First year law student dead after alleged law society initiation
Author: 0 First year law student dead after alleged law society initiation

Trangia is one of 16 people who have been placed under Immigration's Lookout Bulletin Order issued by Aguirre on Wednesday. Immigration records show Ralph Trangia left the country on a flight headed for Taipei, Taiwan, on Tuesday, Sept. In February of the same year, Marvin Reglos, 25, also a law freshman at San Beda College also died after allegedly sustaining injuries during hazing rites of Lambda Rho Beta in Antipolo City.

World Marine Corps will get its first female infantry officer
Author: 0 Marine Corps will get its first female infantry officer

The unidentified Marine lieutenant, the 31st female candidate for the branch's grueling Infantry Officer Course, has officially completed PALMFEX , the three-week live-fire exercise conducted at Twentynine Palms in California that marks a "culminating event" for all aspiring infantry officers, alongside her male colleagues.

Author: 0 United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

The comments come one week after the 15-member U.N. Security Council agreed to impose a new round of sanctions on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, as North Korea prefers to be called. But we also have to look at the fact that you are dealing with someone (in Kim) who is being reckless, irresponsible and is continuing to give threats not only to the United States, but to all of its allies.

World Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Vanuatu, no damage reported
Author: 0 Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Vanuatu, no damage reported

There are several active volcanoes in Vanuatu, and there is an ever-present danger of a major eruption. Initial fears of a tsunami threat across the Pacific region were squashed after it was revealed the quake struck at a depth of 200 kilometres.

World Lions boss John Feehan defends coaches after Sean O'Brien criticism
Author: 0 Lions boss John Feehan defends coaches after Sean O'Brien criticism

He wrote: "To be clear my views on the Lions tour were honest and genuine and exclusively with the intention of building on what was a great tour". "Coaching-wise they need to make sure they have the best coaches in the best positions - attack, defence, forwards, whatever it may be on a Lions tour", he said.

Author: 0 Trump vows more sanctions on North Korea

He also praised China for reportedly ordering banks to stop doing business with Pyongyang. Ri is set to speak at the United Nations on Friday, 22 September. One of the first responses to Trump's speech came from Javad Zarif, Iran's prime minister. "It is unacceptable that others financially support this criminal rogue regime", Trump said ahead of a working lunch with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts.

World Taylor Swift Releases Behind The Scenes Clip
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Releases Behind The Scenes Clip

How would her cats Meredith and Olivia feel about all of this? Since Tay Tay's a HUGE cat lover, we're sure she'll just die (again) once she sees these pics. An amazingly crafty veterinarian has created tiny versions of Taylor Swift 's iconic costumes for her foster kittens. And, yes, Swift really does lean into her fight scene.

World Trump, Pence to campaign for unusual before GOP runoff
Author: 0 Trump, Pence to campaign for unusual before GOP runoff

On Friday, Trump will appear alongside odd at a rally in Huntsville, Alabama. The White House has not responded when asked by Breitbart News as to whether the president planned on attending. While it has not quite shown in the polls, Moore's past statements have become a subject of controversy. The clip leaves out that Moore is supportive of wall if the military can't sufficiently stop illegal border crossings, but he believes a military response would be faster.

World Corey Lewandowski: Manafort Should Go To Jail For Life If He Colluded
Author: 0 Corey Lewandowski: Manafort Should Go To Jail For Life If He Colluded

The spokesman, Jason Maloni , said the emails, which had been turned over to congressional committees, showed nothing improper. Just after Trump named Manafort as a campaign strategist, the Post reported , Manafort referred to his positive press and growing reputation and asked his employee in an email, "How do we use to get whole?" The email exchanges have been dismissed by a spokeswoman for Deripaska, who called them scheming by "consultants in the notorious "beltway bandit" ...

World Russian Federation and China Join Forces for Navy Drills Off North Korean Coast
Author: 0 Russian Federation and China Join Forces for Navy Drills Off North Korean Coast

While acknowledging that China is not responsible for the crisis, the United States, nevertheless, is leaning heavily on it to check North Korea. In the aftermath of the North's most recent test, talk of redeploying nuclear weapons in South Korea became more frequent, with conservatives and liberals alike offering their support to the idea.

World Trump's Approval Rating Ticks Upward at 43 Percent
Author: 0 Trump's Approval Rating Ticks Upward at 43 Percent

Nor is it a recovery to the ― again, notably low ― ratings that Trump scored when he was first sworn into office. Single-payer health care is surging with a majority of American voters - and Democrats are loving it the most, a new poll showed Wednesday.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's threat is 'sound of dog barking' - North Korean minister

Pyongyang threatened to "sink" Japan into the sea and claimed it wanted military "equilibrium" with the United States . Previous year was also significant in terms of defections from North Korea to South Korea because of an unusually high number of elite defectors.

World At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea
Author: 0 At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

Pyongyang has launched dozens of missiles as it accelerates a weapons program created to provide the ability to target the United States with a powerful, nuclear-tipped missile. Turning to Iran, Trump called the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by his predecessor, Barack Obama, was an embarrassment and hinted that he may not recertify the agreement when it comes up for a mid-October deadline.