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FARAKHABAR: Afghan Envoy Discusses New US Strategy

He cautioned that the effort will take time. "While our fearless men and women in uniform are waging battle on the ground and from the air, President Trump will be using every diplomatic and economic tool at his disposal to bring about an end state that does not allow another country to become a breeding ground for radical Islamic terrorism", he said. Read More »

Trump to meet Najib in White House Sept 12

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US President Donald Trump will meet Datuk Seri Najib Razak (pic) at the White House on September 12. President Trump has invited Prime Minister Najib Razak of Malaysia to visit the White House in September despite Najib's reported involvement in a billion-dollar corruption scandal. Read More »

Harvey strengthens into tropical depression again

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Tropical Depression Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday morning, according to the National Hurricane Center . If the storm loops instead of stalls, and gets closer to our area Saturday and Sunday, our rain potential would be higher. Read More »

Finnish police arrests 2 new suspects over Turku knife attack

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Mechkah was shot by police minutes after Friday's attack, which killed two Finnish women and injured six women and two men, including a Briton, an Italian and a Swede. Southwestern Finnish police had transferred the matter to the Finnish security police, but no action was taken at the time. At the refugee housing centre where he lived, "people noticed his radical views and behaviour". Read More »

Iran, Saudi Arabia to exchange diplomatic visits

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The Qatari Foreign Ministry rejected the accusations of Doha's interference in other countries' domestic affairs. Iranian protesters stormed the Saudi embassy in Tehran in January 2016 after a prominent Saudi Shia cleric was executed, prompting Riyadh to close the embassy. Read More »

Trump Praises North Korea's 'Wise' Decision to Back Off Guam Missile Threat

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Guterres said on Wednesday it was time to "dial down rhetoric and dial up diplomacy" on North Korea and that he had told Russia, Japan, the United States, China and North and South Korea that he was available to help broker talks. "The most important task at hand is for the US and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on their mutual needling of each other with words and actions, to lower the temperature of the tense situation and prevent the emergence of an 'August crisis, '" Wang was quoted as ... Read More »

Julie Bishop defends Australian spy chief's 'fist bump' with President Duterte

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Australia has been among those who have pressed President Duterte to reconsider his policy. "They say that if there are 32 killed every day, our lives would be better, and our countrymen nod in agreement". Despite his unshakable stance on killing criminals Duterte admitted on Monday that there may have been abuses in his war on drugs and that guilty police are destroying the credibility of his government. Read More »

HTC Vive 2 Teased In Massive Price Cut!

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All Vive VR headset buyers will get a free trial to Viveport Subscription , where users can choose up to five titles per month to experience, and copies of numerous most popular pieces of VR content today, including Google's Tilt Brush , Everest VR, and Richie's Plank Experience . Read More »

UDF to scale up fight against minister KK Shylaja

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T'Puram: The UDF leaders who met here on Wednesday chose to continue the push for Health Minister K K Shylaja's resignation, besides a probe into the alleged illegalities involved in the ventures run by Transport Minister Thomas Chandy and CPM-backed independent MLA P V Anwar. Read More »

Suspected Driver in Barcelona Attack Killed by Police

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Authorities said the 12 suspects being hunted over attacks on Barcelona and Cambrils had either been arrested or killed , but that an global investigation remains open. "We have no evidence that he crossed the border, we think it would not have been easy, but we can not rule out that he didn't cross any border", Josep Lluis Trapero, head of the regional police in Catalonia, told a news conference on Monday. Read More »

ME and 8 Other States Pledge to Reduce Emissions by 30%

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It came amid growing calls among states and localities to cut their greenhouse gas emissions just as President Trump works to undo major Obama administration policies that aimed to reduce emissions on a national level. "The states are agreeing to move forward despite efforts by Donald Trump to take us backwards". More than 90 percent of these proceeds are invested in energy efficiency projects and clean and renewable energy. Read More »

Enbridge Energy Management LLC (EEQ) Hits 52-Week Low

About 63,101 shares traded. It has outperformed by 84.06% the S&P500. Jpmorgan Chase holds 0.02% in Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:EEP) or 3.19M shares. Sit Investment Associates Inc owns 1.41 million shares or 0.4% of their U.S. portfolio. Enbridge Energy Management LLC has a 12 month low of $13.42 and a 12 month high of $24.78. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About Nordson Corporation (NDSN)

About shares traded. Darden Restaurants, Inc. Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday. The expected NDSN's profit could reach $96.31M giving the stock 16.69 P/E in the case that $1.67 earnings per share is reported. Read More »

Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander

The U.S. Navy relieved Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, commander of the 7th Fleet, Wednesday due to a "loss of confidence" in his ability to lead. He also said that Malaysian officials had found a body, but it had not been determined if it was a McCain crew member. Read More »

Pounds of Meth Seized; 13 Year Old Driver Among those Arrested

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The three people were in the vehicle. A Mesa County Sheriff's Office deputy said two adult passengers - German Michel-Arreola, 22, and Irene Michel-Arreola, 19 - were also in the auto with the boy at the time. Mahre noted the potential for mandatory prison time if the siblings are convicted. Israel Arreola is being held at the Grand Mesa Youth Services Center. Read More »

Pakistan's PM, military meet to respond to Donald Trump's criticism

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The prime minister held meeting with Prince Muhammad Bin Salman Al-Saud, Vice Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Crown Prince. Pakistani officials responded with annoyance to this latest flurry of attention, with Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif saying the United States " should not make Pakistan a scapegoat for their failures ". Read More »

United States seeks practical cooperation between Pakistan, Afghanistan

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The call between the USA and Chinese diplomats came after new tensions arose between the two powers on Wednesday as Washington slapped sanctions on Chinese companies accused of links with North Korea, angering Beijing. Pakistan is a key buyer of Chinese weaponry. Nauert, in response to another question, said "I think one of the things that we would do is ask or encourage India and Pakistan to sit down together and engage in direct dialogue that is aimed at reducing tensions between both of ... Read More »

Metro JAMB Lowers University Admission Cut-off Mark to 120

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We need not over-dramatise issue of cut-off marks."Meanwhile, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu , who presided over the meeting, admitted acting in error in a year ago when he placed a ban on the conduct of post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) by tertiary education institutions in the country". Read More »

Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead in swimming pool

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The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs also praised Shirinskiy's "friendly and honest efforts to develop relations between the two countries and their peoples in various fields". Russia's foreign ministry confirmed the news in a statement carried by state media. "The Russian ambassador died this evening at his Khartoum residence", the ministry said, without giving a cause of death. Read More »

Medical records: Diplomats to Havana suffered TBI, damage to nervous system

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The diplomats had complained of symptoms including hearing loss, nausea, headaches and balance disorders after what were described as " incidents " that began affecting them in Havana beginning in late 2016, CBS News said . Earlier this month, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA government held Cuban authorities " responsible " for uncovering the culprit behind the attacks. Read More »

Canadian Pacific Railway's Freight Traffic Was a Mixed Bag in Week 32

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Want to see what other hedge funds are holding CP? A number of research firms have weighed in on CP. Honeywell International Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited by 7.9% in the first quarter. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thurs, Sep 28th. this indicates a $1.76 annual dividend and a payout of of 1.16%. The Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd holds 10.54M shares with $710.40 million value, down from 10.63 million last quarter. Read More »

North Korea has 'too many soldiers' to feed as drought threatens millions

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North Korea's desire to build solid-fuel missiles is driven by their need for projectiles they can launch quickly and subtly, said Michael Duitsman, also a research associate at the James Martin Center. Tensions between North Korea and the United States and its allies soared last month after Pyongyang tested two missiles that appeared to bring most of the USA mainland within range. Read More »

Game of Thrones season 7 finale title and length revealed

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HBO has released the title of the finale, " The Dragon and the Wolf ", and it is the longest episode to date for the series, clocking in at 79 minutes and 43 seconds. More than 10.24 million viewers watched the episode live, and if there are no additional leaks now, we anticipate that the finale is going to break that record through the roof. Read More »

'Blacks For Trump' Leader Is A Former Cult Member

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But Symonette is no ordinary Trump supporter: He's also a former cult member who was once charged with conspiring to kill two people and blinding a third. He has also been charged with grand theft auto, carrying a weapon onto a plane and threatening a cop, although he's never been convicted. A screenshot taken on 8/23/2017 from blacksfortrump2020.com. Read More »

Black Transgender Woman Killed by St. Louis Police

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The three people who suffered minor injuries refused medical attention, police said. A auto approached, honking its horn, and tried to drive around the protesters, when police say the driver was surrounded and the marchers began banging on the vehicle. Read More »

South Korea conducts anti-terror drills in Seoul subway

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The us secretary of State Rex Tillerson has held to benefit a press conference on the Us strategy in Afghanistan to explicitly take a speech of appeasement, after climbing in July-August. government says have facilitated North Korea's access to the international financial system, as well as Gefest-M Llc and its director, Ruben Kirakosyan , in Moscow. Read More »

Kim Jong-Un starting to respect US: Donald Trump

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United States military commanders earlier dismissed calls for Washington and Seoul to pause or downsize the joint military exercises to tamp down the tension created by North Korean threats to fire missiles towards Guam, saying the drills are critical for maintaining military readiness against Pyongyang. Read More »

Extremely Bad Tinder Date Ends With Dog Theft

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However, one woman found herself in a slightly trickier situation when her Tinder date popped round to the house she was dog-sitting at... and allegedly stole the dog. Police haven't released the name of the dog's owner, or the 18-year-old who was watching the house. She quickly called 911 and police sent out pictures of Maggie. Read More »