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In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

Just days before that, Trump had upped the ante against Iran at the United Nations, calling it a "rogue state whose chief exports are violence, bloodshed and chaos"; but China for one seems eager to save the deal. The Iran nuclear deal was forged two years ago following extensive talks between the gulf nation Iran and world powers - the US, UK, France, China, Russia and Germany. Read More »

LeBron James still confident Dwyane Wade will join team


The Cleveland Plain Dealer reported that the Heat and Spurs could pay $1 million to $2 million more than the Cavaliers, whose offer would be limited to $2.55 million per their salary-cap situation. He spent last season with his hometown Bulls after leaving Miami as a free agent in 2016. Wade and James teamed up in Miami for back-to-back National Basketball Association championships in 2012 and 2013. Read More »

Boris Johnson 'concerned' after Iran announces successful missile test


Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the test conflicted with a 2015 United Nations resolution with Iran over their nuclear program. The missile was unveiled Friday as part of a military parade in the Iranian capital, Tehran. Called the Khorramshahr missile, the weapon appeared at a military parade in Tehran. According to US law, October 15 is the next deadline for Trump to certify that Iran is abiding by the deal. Read More »

Wildcats sweep the Sun Devils in three quick sets


MST to conclude week 1 of Pac-12 play. While Arizona State deserves credit for playing with a sense of desperation, which included a surprise onside kick, Oregon's lack of discipline and execution were blamed for the defeat outside the visitors locker room. Read More »

Trump insists Mnuchin didn't take $25K private flight


Out. We're looking into it", Trump said. Trump reiterated his comments on Twitter over the weekend. He was referring to the wave of NFL players who have chosen to kneel down during the national anthem at games this season. Politico reported Thursday that the former Georgia representative took at least 24 flights on private charter planes since early May. Kaepernick, who is now without a team, told NFL Media last August: "I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country ... Read More »

West Signals It's Wary of Iran's Ballistic Missile Test


This new arms build-up is taking place despite the fact that Washington has imposed several rounds of sanctions against Iranian entities and individuals linked to the Tehran missile program in recent months. The timing of the test was not disclosed by the broadcaster, although officials had said yesterday that it would be tested "soon". In February, Iran test-fired the same medium-range type of missile, prompting Trump to say that the United States is "putting Iran on notice". Read More »

Hurricane center: Carolinas, Mid-Atlantic should watch Maria


Direct impacts from the storm, such and high winds and rain, will be confined to extreme eastern North Carolina, as the center of Maria is forecast to remain well off the Carolina coast. Eight to 10 foot waves would also be possible along the coast as a result of Maria along with.5 to 3 inches of rain, wind gusts between 40 and 74 miles per hour and unsafe rip currents. Read More »

China tells Japan not to abandon dialogue over North Korea


Hydrogen bombs , or H-bombs, are thermonuclear weapons far more powerful than ordinary fission-based atomic bombs, and use a nuclear blast to generate the intense temperatures required for fusion to take place. "We believe if we do get that, the regime will have to start to change course". "I don't think so". The latest test was followed by a second magnitude 4.1 quake that experts said could have been caused by landslides or a tunnel collapsing after the explosion. Read More »

McCain torpedoes Republican effort to kill Obamacare

Rand Paul , R-Ky., as one of two Republican "no" votes on the bill. "CBO's analysis in the past has been very helpful to me in evaluating bills such as the previous bills that I opposed. It's unlikely considering the fact that Collins said Friday afternoon that she was leaning against the bill and had key concerns that the legislation did not do enough to protect individuals with pre-existing conditions . Read More »

Trump administration announces new travel ban on 8 countries

Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela were not part of the previous orders, but the restrictions to Venezuela will apply to government officials, according to the order. Guidelines will be sent to embassies and consulates on how to implement the new proclamation. President Donald Trump announced a revised version of his travel ban on Sunday, a policy that can be traced back to his campaign pledge to ban all Muslims from entering the United States. Read More »

'Fire or Suspend' Players Who Kneel for National Anthem


Trump encouraged National Football League owners on Friday to fire players who chose to exercise their free speech rights and asked fans to walk out in protest "when somebody disrespects our flag". I hope the reaction from our players results in positive action for our league, our communities and our country as a whole to make a positive difference in our society. Read More »

Jared Kushner used a private email server for White House work


White House senior adviser Jared Kushner smiles as he arrives for his July 24 appearance before a closed session of the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of its probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. 'These usually forwarded news articles or political commentary and most often occurred when someone initiated the exchange by sending an email to his personal rather than his White House address'. Read More »

Four-legged heroes in search for survivors


Mexican officials said the temblor on Saturday morning was likely an aftershock of the September 7 quake. The director of Mexico's disaster agency it's an aftershock of the eight-point-one quake that hit on September 7 off the country's southern coast. Read More »

Toll in Mexico natural disaster rises to 305


Rescuers in Mexico continued digging through rubble after another quake on Saturday threatened to sideline rescue efforts in the country, where more than 400 people died in two previous earthquakes. Aftershocks on Saturday spread fear among Mexico's traumatized population, and a plume of ash spewed from the Popocatepetl volcano in another reminder of the country's volatile geology. Read More »

Donald Trump says Iran's new ballistic missile is capable of reaching Israel


U.S. President Donald Trump says Iran's test launch of a new ballistic missile shows a landmark nuclear deal over the issue is questionable and that the Middle Eastern country is colluding with North Korea. We will not seek permission from anyone to defend our country. With such a range, the missile would be easily capable of reaching Israel and Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Trump vows to impose new sanctions over North Korea's nuclear buildup


The North Korean leader earlier labelled Mr Trump " mentally deranged " and a " dotard " while Mr Trump labelled Mr Kim a "madman" in response. Vipin Narang, a nuclear strategy expert at MIT, said that such a test could pose a danger to shipping and aircraft, even if the North declared a keep-out zone. Read More »

North Korea: Tremor detected in north east


South Korea's weather agency, however, offered a different view. A shallow 3.5-magnitude quake hit North Korea near the country's nuclear test site Saturday, US seismologists said, in what Chinese experts said was a "suspected explosion", but Seoul deemed a "natural earthquake". Read More »

Wells Fargo CEO to testify before Senate banking panel on October 3


It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. Somerset Group Llc decreased Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) stake by 38.74% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Brick & Kyle Associates now owns 1,859 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $103,000 after acquiring an additional 162 shares during the period. Read More »

U.S. urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons


The quake, which South Korea put at magnitude 3.0, was detected in Kilju county in North Hamgyong Province, where North Korea's known Punggyeri nuclear site is located, the official said . After US President Donald Trump responded to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's rare televised remarks, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson clarified that Washington is still working via diplomatic channels to resolve the crisis with North Korea . Read More »

Jennifer Lopez, Cuomo come together to solicit aid for Puerto Rico


Andrew Cuomo is launching a state effort to help Puerto Rico . Additionally, MLB will fund travel for physicians and other medical personnel as part of a special effort to provide direct medical assistance to affected communities. More than $10 million has been raised through direct League and Club donations as well as fundraising pages to assist individuals and communities affected by recent storms, particularly Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the United States and Caribbean. Read More »

Limited flights resume to battered Puerto Rico


Hotels, meanwhile, warned that guests might have to leave soon without fresh supplies of diesel to keep generators operating. Authorities in the town of Vega Alta on the north coast said they had been unable to reach an entire neighborhood called Fatima and were particularly anxious about residents of a nursing home. Read More »

Yet another threat to health care coverage


Despite President Trump's focused criticism on Sen. Despite last minute efforts to save the legislation crafted by Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC), the votes aren't there. At least two party moderates - Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski - are known to have serious reservations. Bill Cassidy , R-La., Sen. "I'm not pretending to be an expert", Kimmel said, "I'm asking why people like you aren't listening to actual experts like the American Medical Association". Read More »

Israel Condemns Latest Iranian Ballistic Missile Test As 'provocation'


We will strengthen our missile capabilities. The country had previously been known to have a missile of similar range, the Shahab-3 , which was based on a North Korean missile. The move is a direct challenge to President Donald Trump, who signed a bill imposing mandatory penalties on those involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. Read More »

Two seismic events in North Korea unlikely man-made: CTBTO

The UN Sanctions followed recent missile and nuclear tests by the North Korean regime violating the previous resolutions. Until now, the North has not tested its missiles and nuclear weapons together, opting instead to fire them separately - the missiles above ground and the nuclear weapons below. Read More »

McCain Comes Out Against Repeal - A Challenge to Democracy?


Capitol in Washington , U.S. September 19, 2017. Trump was campaigning for fellow Republican Luther Strange in Huntsville, Alabama, Friday night. Already two GOP senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky and John McCain of Arizona, have said they would vote against the legislation, and if Collins, a ME moderate, were to join them, the bill would die. Read More »

Bjerregaard triumphs in Portugal


Bjerregaard began the day a shot clear and picked up four shots by the eighth hole, with a bogey at nine doing little to check his momentum at the turn, with birdies at 10 and 11 putting him right back in command. With his card for next season virtually assured, the 26-year-old needs to keep the strong results coming if he is to fulfil an aim of a top-60 finish, earning an entry to the season climax in Dubai. Read More »

Yoda Pictured Next to King Faisal in Saudi Textbook


The image was created by 26-year-old Saudi artist Abdullah al-Shehri, renowned for mixing pop culture icons into historic photographs. "All the pictures [I created] were very sad, you know, refugees and war", he told The New York Times . Read More »

President Trump Expected to Replace Travel Ban With New Restrictions


That could range from a complete ban to more stringent screening measures for citizens of countries that haven't complied with new USA benchmarks. A White House official on Friday declined to address reports that indicate the U.S.is readying a series of new measures to replace President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban on six Muslim-majority countries. Read More »

Iran launches ballistic missile to slap Trump in face over United Nations speech


We will not seek permission from anyone to defend our country. The White House has twice re-certified Iranian compliance, but the administration has suggested it will decline to do so for the next review period in October. The agency did not provide further information on the missile. Washington has called on Tehran not to get involved in activities linked to nuclear missiles. Read More »

Revisionist history and the DACA program


DACA residents could also receive support if they are an honorably discharged veteran of the Coast Guard or Armed Forces of the United States. That makes them legal but doesn't give them a permanent status as a USA citizen. Instead, they attack the legislators who didn't pass laws that would have deported them, thereby giving them a free ride. "We have to have compassion about their situation". Read More »

Iran tests new ballistic missile defying USA threats


Friday's parade and missile display come days after Iran was called out in a speech by President Trump at the United Nations General Assembly, in which he called the nuclear deal with Iran "one of the worst and one-sided transactions" the USA has ever conducted. Read More »