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Head of UN Watchdog Highlights Serious Gap in Iran Nuclear Deal Verification

Head of UN Watchdog Highlights Serious Gap in Iran Nuclear Deal Verification

Iran agreed to the nuclear deal with six major powers in exchange for the lifting of sanctions. "Without inspections, the Iran deal is an empty promise". "Our tools are limited" with regard to verific...

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General who oversaw Katrina response slams Trump on Puerto Rico

General who oversaw Katrina response slams Trump on Puerto Rico

Much of the territory is still without power and there are widespread communications outages. "The days keep passing, and people keep getting more desperate". But shipping companies already have aid...

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Japan heads to the polls on Oct 22

Japan heads to the polls on Oct 22

It now holds a two-thirds "super" majority. A media-savvy former defence minister whose name has been bandied about as Japan's first female prime minister, Ms Koike said she would not run for a seat...

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Oil holds above $52 as United States stockpile drop counters export surge

Oil holds above $52 as United States stockpile drop counters export surge

US crude and Brent gained nine percent and seven percent in the past 14 trading sessions separately, amid market expectation for renewed demand from USA refiners in the wake of Hurricane Harvey . "Th...

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Congresswoman Kneels in Protest of Trump NFL Remarks

Congresswoman Kneels in Protest of Trump NFL Remarks

Lee continued, "There is no basis in the First Amendment that says you can not kneel on the national anthem or in front of the flag". That is racism. You can not deny it. Following Trump's remarks, m...

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North Korea owns dozens more submarines than South

North Korea owns dozens more submarines than South

The pair, seen as the likeliest North Korean contenders for a spot in February's Pyeongchang Games, produced a solid yet largely risk-free performance, scoring 60.19 points, to land on fifth place and...

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Hurricane Maria weaker, likely to pass well off southeast USA coast

Hurricane Maria weaker, likely to pass well off southeast USA coast

Monday . The Tropical Storm Watch from north of Duck to the North Carolina/Virginia border was changed to a Tropical Storm Warning Monday evening. Maria was the thirteenth storm to develop this At...

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Gorsuch Accused of Breaking Rules With Upcoming Speech At Trump's DC Hotel

Gorsuch Accused of Breaking Rules With Upcoming Speech At Trump's DC Hotel

Trump appointee Justice Neil Gorsuch , an outspoken defender of religious freedom in his past court opinions, books and articles, could play a crucial role in a case considering whether store owners'...

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Outer Banks residents, officials brace for Tropical Storm Maria

Outer Banks residents, officials brace for Tropical Storm Maria

A mandatory evacuation order for people visiting Ocracoke Island goes into effect at 5 a.m. Monday in advance of Hurricane Maria . There was a storm surge warning from Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Ha...

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United Nations ambassador to the United Nations calls for action on Myanmar

United Nations ambassador to the United Nations calls for action on Myanmar

The UN Secretary General , Antonio Guterres warned on Thursday that violence against the Rohingya could spread from northern to central Rakhine, putting 250,000 people at risk of displacement. Rasid...

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ICE operation leads to 45 arrests in NY, 500 total nationwide

ICE operation leads to 45 arrests in NY, 500 total nationwide

However, the sheriff's department will not hold inmates wanted on a detainer past their normal release time just because ICE has a detainer. "ICE's goal is to build cooperative, respectful relations...

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Trump Hesitates to Waive Jones Act to Help Puerto Rico

Trump Hesitates to Waive Jones Act to Help Puerto Rico

Marco Rubio, R-Fla., urged President Donald Trump to put the Department of Defense (DOD) in charge of handling the logistics of distributing recovery aid in Puerto Rico as the island grapples with...

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FBI Director: Agency Has 1K Active Domestic Terrorism Cases

FBI Director: Agency Has 1K Active Domestic Terrorism Cases

During a hearing of the Senate's House Committee on Homeland Security and State Affairs, several Democratic members expressed their desire to change priorities in dealing with terrorism in the United ...

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S Korea says 'more provocation' expected of North soon

S Korea says 'more provocation' expected of North soon

It is imperative that South Korea and the United States manage the crisis with North Korea to prevent further escalation or any kind of military clash which could quickly spiral out of control, South ...

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Illinois GOP Governor Signs Landmark Pro-Choice Legislation

Illinois GOP Governor Signs Landmark Pro-Choice Legislation

The legislation, HB 40 , strikes down provisions of an IL "trigger law", which would outlaw the medical procedure in the state if Roe v. Wade is overturned by the U.S. HB 40 permits coverage of a...

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Kremlin warns of consequences as North Korea stand-off heats up

Kremlin warns of consequences as North Korea stand-off heats up

President Moon Jae-in's top security adviser says that North Korea may carry out fresh provocations around October tenth or 18th. South Korea's credit default risk has reached a 19-month high on e...

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Switzerland, US and Singapore rank at the top of Global Competitiveness Index

Switzerland, US and Singapore rank at the top of Global Competitiveness Index

What will hurt even more is that Rwanda is now ranked higher than South Africa . Women carrying food in Liberia, one of the least competitive countries in the world, according to the WEF's repor...

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Three Former Presidents Stand For National Anthem At Presidents Cup

Three Former Presidents Stand For National Anthem At Presidents Cup

Bush, and Bill Clinton , and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop. Regardless of one's political affiliation, it's nice to see three former leaders having a good time together in promoting the One Amer...

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Ryan expected to address GOP plan for tax reform

Ryan expected to address GOP plan for tax reform

The corporate tax rate would also be slashed from 35 percent to 20 percent, and the estate tax would be eliminated, largely benefiting the wealthy. President Donald Trump and Republican leaders to...

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South Korea expects more North Korea provocations during October holiday

As tensions between North Korea and the U.S. rise, DPRK News have released a unusual propaganda video showing USA aircrafts and warships being blown up. "These words were uttered by the incumbent pres...

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