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Rich Coleman: A betrayal if any Liberal MLA is speaker

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She said Plecas's decision gives the NDP government the chance to "control the House for the foreseeable future - even though our party won the most seats and the most votes in the election". Coleman says that did not affect Plecas's place in the Liberal caucus. "So, to change your mind and not inform me when you change your mind until after the fact..." NDP Premier John Horgan congratulated Plecas in the legislature. Read More »

South Korea Deploys US Antimissile Launchers Amid Clashes With Protesters

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The announcement came soon after the US Forces Korea transported four additional THAAD rocket launchers into its new base in Seongju, some 300 kilometers south of Seoul, despite fierce protests by local residents and activists. We'll see whether or not he can do it. Asked whether he was considering a military response to North Korea, Trump said: "Certainly, that's not our first choice, but we will see what happens". Read More »

Korea completes THAAD deployment

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Some 38 protesters were wounded in tussles with police, with 21 sent to hospital, according to a Seongju Fire Station official. Two THAAD launchers and a powerful X-band radar have been installed at the site and are operational. The deployment comes amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula over North Korea's missile and nuclear tests. The new government of President Moon Jae-in had considered whether to stick to the decision to deploy THAAD, but it ultimately chose to keep the ... Read More »

Another death due to killer game in Lucknow — Blue Whale challenge

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Since the game came to light, there has been worldwide interest and concern about this phenomenon. They have been advised to remain vigilant if the child shows erratic behaviour as it might be the result of playing online game . Then, she leaped into the lake. On Thursday, Fortis Healthcare announced a 24x7 helpline for those who are going through stress and anxiety due to the Blue Whale Challenge . Read More »

Mamnoon reaches Astana to attend OIC Summit on Science & Technology

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President Abdul Hamid left Dhaka on Saturday for Kazakhstan to attend the First Summit of OIC on Science and Technology to be held in Astana on 10-11 September. The OIC Award Ceremony in Science and Technology will also be held during the Summit in Kazakh capital. Al-Othaimeen emphasized that the success of the organization's work has been due to the cooperation and collaboration among the member states, and he called for replacing national programs with collaborative and complementary ... Read More »

United States reasserts 'ironclad' commitment to defend S.Korea

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While Mattis reminded North Korea that the US had military options available to it, he also said that the USA doesn't seek the "total annihilation" of the North. Russian Federation is a permanent member of the Security Council and wields veto power. Putin also expressed concern that cutting off oil supplies would hurt regular North Koreans, Yoon said. Read More »

United Left makes clean sweep at JNU Student Union polls

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The contesting candidates at JNU for its student body elections tried to outdo one another on the polling day by campaigning aggressively at all the four polling centres which witnessed loud sloganeering and incessant cheering. He was followed by ABVP's Nikunj Makwana with 975 votes. The incumbent left, which was an alliance between AISA and SFI past year, is positive about retaining the central panel. Read More »

No words to describe bravery of J&K police: Rajnath Singh

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The home minister said that he has invited them on several occasions and that he has come for them. The group comprises of senior Congress leader, Dr. Similarly under the Health Sector 900 crore rupees is available for completion of ongoing health infrastructure. The work on the comprehensive management of the Jhelum was evaluated. Read More »

North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin

Dozens of people have been injured in clashes between South Korean protesters and police as the USA military added more launchers to the missile-defence system it installed in a southern town to handle North Korean threats. Putin said that North Korea won't agree to end its nuclear program in return for easing sanctions. Police shattered windows to break into the vehicles and tow them away, Yonhap news agency said. Read More »

Missed Opportunities Plague Arkansas In Loss To TCU

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The Gamecocks were limited to 65 total yards of offense, picking up a mere 24 yards on the ground. Mostly, the Frogs clicked and the Hogs didn't. The Razorbacks ran for 236 yards in a season-opening 49-7 victory over Florida A&M on August 31, led by 120 yards and a touchdown on 14 carries from true freshman Chase Hayden. Read More »

Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate closes ahead of Hurricane Irma

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Forecast models show several possibilities for the Carolinas. "I've seen the videos of what happened to those poor people on those islands", Putnam said. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) boss Brock Long said people in Florida and other states must heed evacuation orders as the Category Five hurricane surges towards the U.S. Read More »

CBI Summons Lalu, Tejashwi in Railways Hotel Scam

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Lalu Prasad's , wife Rabri Devi has also been made an accused in the case along with Sarla and Prem Chand Gupta, the Kochhars and PK Goel, the then managing director of the benami company in question - Delight. The case relates to alleged manipulation in awarding contracts for the maintenance of two hotels run by a subsidiary of the Indian Railways - IRCTC - when the RJD chief was railway minister in the United Progressive Alliance government. Read More »

North Korea crisis: U.S. seeks Kim Jong-un asset freeze

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Kim, a third-generation dictator in his 30s, has conducted four of North Korea's six nuclear tests since taking power in 2011. Trump was speaking at a White House news conference after meeting the leader of Kuwait. His foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned that North Korea could have the capacity to deliver a nuclear strike on the United States and even Europe "within months". Read More »

'Let's get it done': Vote Yes campaign rolls out

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Since then, the campaign to bring same-sex marriage to Australia has slowly ramped up but no government has committed to passing it. The Australian Bureau of Statistics told BuzzFeed News it has contacted several online marketplaces, including Gumtree , eBay , Facebook , Amazon and Alibaba , asking them to remove ads selling the survey forms. Read More »

Pleasant and partly cloudy today; the latest on Hurricane Irma

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There will be a chill in the air tonight with lows heading into the mid 50s across much of the area. It is likely that some tropical wind and rain will enter our region sometime late Monday into Tuesday . Irma is forecasted to be a strong Cat 4 or weak Cat 5 hurricane at landfall, making it likely one of the strongest storms to hit the United States and Florida. Read More »

We Must Prepare for War with China, Pakistan — Indian Military Leader

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Speaking at a seminar, General Rawat had said that "flexing of muscle" had begun and that China was "salami slicing , taking over territory in a very gradual manner, testing our limits of threshold" which India has "to be wary about". In what seemed to be a late realisation on the over-two-month-long Doklam standoff between India and China , Jinping said "peace and development" should be the foundation to resolve issues as the world does not want "conflict and confrontation". Read More »

CEFC buys stake in Rosneft

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China made a new move to strengthen its relationship with Russian Federation this week by agreeing to buy a 14 percent stake in the oil and gas company Rosneft, according to a new report by the Associated Press . The pipeline, named Power of Siberia, remains under construction. Glencore and QIA will use the proceeds of the sale to CEFC to pay off the debt... Read More »

Turkey court orders release of second German national

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Several of the 28-member bloc's top diplomats underscored Turkey's importance as a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally and a security partner. Speaking with DW in Estonia's capital Tallinn, Luxembourg's foreign minister, Jean Asselborn, said although he understands that Germany is in the midst of an election campaign and that Berlin is "extremely annoyed" with the rhetoric coming from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, he disagrees with Berlin's strategy concerning European Union ... Read More »

Putin: Russia reserves right to cut further US diplomatic mission

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Perhaps they would deploy weapons to other conflict zones.”. Russian Federation will submit the issue to the UN Security Council. Earlier on Tuesday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that Russian President Vladimir Putin had directed his country's foreign ministry to file a lawsuit contesting the closure of the Russian consulate in San Francisco and two other diplomatic annexes in Washington, DC, and NY. Read More »

Hurricane Irma Barrels Toward Florida, Nowhere in FL Keys Safe

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Earlier on Saturday, Irma was downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane, with sustained winds of 125 miles per hour, but it is expected to strengthen before reaching Florida, US National Hurricane Centre reported. "It's just unbelievable. It's indescribable". Governor Gus Jaspert has declared a state of emergency. At Gatwick airport, hundreds of passengers were returning on flights from the Caribbean. Read More »

North Carolina prepares for Hurricane Irma

Along North Carolina's coast, Governor Roy Cooper says unsafe surf and rip currents are expected through the next several days. Cooper said during a Saturday morning press conference that all regions of the state can expect to feel the effects of Irma. Read More »

Egypt uncovers 3500-year-old Amun's Goldsmith tomb in Luxor

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A 3,500-year-old tomb built for a goldsmith named Amenemhat and his wife Amenhotep, has been discovered at the ancient cemetery of Dra' Abu el-Naga in Luxor, the Egyptian antiquities ministry announced today (Sept. It is unusual to see the son", Waziri said. Archaeologists also found the mummies of a woman and her two adult children in another burial shaft in the courtyard. Read More »

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

In the event that the city of Doral falls under Miami-Dade County's evacuation orders , guests at Trump National Doral will be required to find lodging elsewhere or take shelter in an evacuation center, the spokesperson said. Martin. The three-acre estate is exposed to tropical weather, bisecting a narrow barrier island, flanked by the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »

Gov. Cuomo deploys National Guard to help with Hurricane Irma recovery

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Maj. General Mark Bartman told The Associated Press Saturday that the Ohio National Guard will be part of a contingent that also includes National Guard units from Wisconsin, Indiana and MI. The wing is based at Stewart Air National Guard Base outside Newburgh. From Aug. 27 to Sept 1, the unit rescued 546 people in the Houston area after Hurricane Harvey struck. Read More »

Governor orders evacuations of SC barrier islands as Irma approaches

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Due to uncertainty regarding the exact track and intensity of Irma as it approaches our area, confidence in the exact impacts remains low. Scattered power outages are possible anywhere across the state Monday and Tuesday. Naples, Fort Myers and Tampa are now expected to bear the brunt of the storm. The latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center, a division of the National Weather Service, shows Irma making three landfalls on the Florida coast. Read More »

Airlines rescue helpless animals; fly them to safety after Hurricane Harvey

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Experts don't have a clear estimate of how many animals were affected by Harvey, but an estimated 600,000 pets died, or were left without shelter, during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Southwest Airlines may have operated the cutest flight ever this week. Click/tap here to download the free azfamily mobile app . Four medical personnel from HWAC flew to Texas last week to help the organization and provide medical care for shelter animals. Read More »

Cuba evacuates 10000 foreign tourists as Irma approaches

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Irma hit the Camaguey Archipelago late on Friday, threatening nearby coastal towns and villages. Cuba's civil defence was mobilized on Tuesday against the threat of the approaching category 5 Hurricane Irma . "The entire south-eastern United States better wake up and pay attention", he added. Rutte and Interior Minister Ronald Plasterk say troops are helping stretched local authorities on the autonomous territory to uphold law and order amid looting of stores. Read More »

Zoo Miami Moves Animals Indoors Before Hurricane Irma Hits

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Some animal shelters were relocating dogs and cats to safer facilities, and a humane society near Tampa said it needed temporary foster homes for more than 100 dogs - a necessary move since Irma's track was headed west toward the Gulf side of the peninsula Saturday. Read More »

SC at Missouri

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He set South Carolina's career record for KO returns for TD with three. Missouri (1-1, 0-1) led 10-0 early in the second quarter when tight end Jason Reese slipped past linebacker T.J. "We're just taking what the defense gives us and run with it". Moore and Jonathon Johnson each surpassed 100 receiving yards and had two touchdown catches. Read More »

Oregon's Eagle Creek Fire jumps river and ignites fire on Washington side

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Fire officials say an OR wildfire in the scenic Columbia River Gorge has grown to almost 16 square miles and is threatening homes. Fire evacuation levels top out at Level 3 , which means go now. In Washington state the U.S. Department of Defense agreed to assign 200 active-duty soldiers to help fight a wildfire. "They're going to have to make sure it's perfectly safe for people to be out there before they open those trails up", he said. Read More »