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Israel shoots down Iranian-made drone over Syrian frontier: military - Reuters

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:25

Reuters

Israel shoots down Iranian-made drone over Syrian frontier: military
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A Patriot anti-missile battery is deployed in the northern city of Haifa, Israel August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Baz Ratner/File Photo. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel shot down a pilotless plane over the Golan Heights on Tuesday and said it was ...
Why Beating Islamic State Could Start a Crisis With IranBloomberg
Iran Drone No Match For US Patriot Missile As Israel Blows Hezbollah Aircraft Out Of The SkyNewsweek
Israel says it downed Hezbollah drone headed toward GolanWashington Post
Voice of America -The Hill (blog) -Financial Times -The Guardian
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In UN speech, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea' and calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man' - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 11:15

Washington Post

In UN speech, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea' and calls Kim Jong Un 'Rocket Man'
Washington Post
NEW YORK — President Trump warned the United Nations in a speech Tuesday that the world faces “great peril” from rogue regimes with powerful weapons and terrorists with expanding reach across the globe, and called on fellow leaders to join the United ...
FULL SPEECH: Trump's UN debut a blunt warning to America's enemiesThe Hill
Trump: US would destroy North Korea if forced to defend itselfBBC News
Trump warns US will "destroy" North Korea in UN General Assembly speechCBS News
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Trump's Big North Korea Decision - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 11:06

U.S. News & World Report

Trump's Big North Korea Decision
U.S. News & World Report
President Donald Trump's dismissive comments about the new United Nations Security Council sanctions against North Korea, contrasting sharply with the boasts of his State Department, reflect the harsh reality that a sanctions-driven approach to ...

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Melania Trump in legal row with English-language school - BBC News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 10:40

BBC News

Melania Trump in legal row with English-language school
BBC News
"Just imagine how far you can go with a little bit of English," reads the advert for the Americki Institut, an English-language school in Croatia. And now Melania Trump - whose face was used alongside the slogan - has threatened to take them all the ...
Melania Trump threatens lawsuit over English class billboardSFGate
Melania Trump asks English-language school to take down billboards using photo of first ladyWashington Examiner
Melania Trump ads removed from Croatian capital after legal threatThe Guardian
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Trump to UN: 'Rocket Man is on a suicide mission' - CNN

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 09:40

CNN

Trump to UN: 'Rocket Man is on a suicide mission'
CNN
New York (CNN) President Donald Trump warned Tuesday that the US would "totally destroy North Korea" if forced to defend itself or its allies. "The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we ...
In UN speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un the 'Rocket Man' and threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea'Washington Post
United Nations General Assembly live updates: World awaits President Trump's first assemblyLos Angeles Times
Are long gas lines forming in North Korea, as Donald Trump says?PolitiFact
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Trump lawyer expected to vigorously deny a role in Russia election meddling - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 09:01

Washington Post

Trump lawyer expected to vigorously deny a role in Russia election meddling
Washington Post
Michael Cohen, a former lawyer for President Trump's business and a close associate of the president, met with the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday morning and planned to vigorously deny that he had played any role in Russia's efforts to ...
Trump lawyer Cohen to investigators: 'There was no collusion'The Hill
Trump's Lawyer Says Rumors About Russia Undercut the PresidentNew York Times
Trump Confidante Rejects Any Collusion In Russia Election InterferenceNPR
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Giant Monument to Kalashnikov, Creator of AK-47, Is Unveiled in Moscow - New York Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 08:45

New York Times

Giant Monument to Kalashnikov, Creator of AK-47, Is Unveiled in Moscow
New York Times
The statue of Lt. Gen. Mikhail T. Kalashnikov was unveiled on Tuesday in Moscow to the sounds of Russian military folk music and Orthodox prayers. Credit Pavel Golovkin/Associated Press. MOSCOW — A towering monument to Lt. Gen. Mikhail T.
Some Russians Fired Up Over New Kalashnikov MonumentNPR
Russia unveils monument to designer of iconic AK-47 rifleReuters
Moscow unveils monument to Kalashnikov, designer of AK-47Washington Post
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Hurricane Maria cripples Dominica as it churns toward Puerto Rico - CNN

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 08:04

CNN

Hurricane Maria cripples Dominica as it churns toward Puerto Rico
CNN
(CNN) Hurricane Maria has pounded Dominica with "widespread devastation" as it barrels toward St. Croix and threatens catastrophic damage to Puerto Rico. Hurling winds of 160 mph (257 kph), Maria shredded the Dominica Prime Minister's house ...
'We have lost all what money can buy': Hurricane Maria devastates DominicaWashington Post
Hurricane Maria regains strength after battering DominicaBBC News
'Merciless' Hurricane Maria pummels Dominica, takes aim at Puerto RicoABC News
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Israel says it downed Hezbollah drone headed toward Golan - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:11

The Indian Express

Israel says it downed Hezbollah drone headed toward Golan
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said it shot down an Iranian-made spy drone operated by the Hezbollah militant group as it approached the Golan Heights on Tuesday, and vowed to take further tough action against any attempts by its archenemies to ...
Israel Fires Patriot Missile To Shoot Down Drone From SyriaForward
Israel: 'We have shot down Iranian-supplied Hezbollah drone'The Guardian
Israel Says Shot Down Iranian-Made, Hezbollah Terrorists-Operated DroneBreitbart News
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In Grenfell Inquiry, UK Weighs 2 Types of Manslaughter Charge - New York Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:08

New York Times

In Grenfell Inquiry, UK Weighs 2 Types of Manslaughter Charge
New York Times
The burned-out shell of Grenfell Tower in London in July. Under British law, an organization — such as a company, a government department or a police force — can be taken to court on charges of causing death through “a gross breach of a relevant duty ...
Manslaughter charges possible in London tower block fire disaster - policeReuters
The Death Toll In The Grenfell Tower Tragedy May Be Lower Than Estimated, Police SaidBuzzFeed News
Grenfell death toll 'may be below 80'BBC News
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German WW1 U-boat found off Belgian coast - BBC News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 06:41

BBC News

German WW1 U-boat found off Belgian coast
BBC News
The wreck of a German submarine that sank during World War One has been found in the North Sea and officials believe 23 bodies may be inside it. The type UB-II submarine is said to be in good condition, lying at a depth of 30m (100ft) off the Belgian ...
German World War I submarine found with 23 bodies insideCBS News
Wreck of WWI German 'U-boat' submarine found off BelgiumReuters
German First World War submarine wreck discovered with 23 crewmen still onboardTelegraph.co.uk
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'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria churns toward Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:43

'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria churns toward Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast
Washington Post
(This article, originally published at noon Monday, was last updated at 8 a.m. Tuesday with the latest information from the National Hurricane Center advisories.) The wicked 2017 hurricane season began delivering more punishing blows Tuesday as ...

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'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria churns toward Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:43

Newsweek

'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria churns toward Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast
Washington Post
(This article, originally published at noon Monday, was last updated at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday with the latest information from the National Hurricane Center advisories.) The wicked 2017 hurricane season began delivering more punishing blows Tuesday as ...
Dominica PM: Hurricane Maria 'devastates' islandCNN
Hurricane Maria Devastates Dominica on Path to Puerto RicoNBCNews.com
Hurricane Maria pummels Dominica, barrels toward US Virgin IslandsReuters
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From applause to denial, Middle East media react to Sisi-Netanyahu meeting - The Jerusalem Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:28

The Jerusalem Post

From applause to denial, Middle East media react to Sisi-Netanyahu meeting
The Jerusalem Post
The meeting was no where to be found on Al-Jazeera as of 10am Jerusalem time, eight hours after it happened and six hours after photos from the sit-down were released. 4 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. From applause to denial, Middle ...
Iran: The one issue Netanyahu wants to discuss with TrumpCNN
WATCH: Netanyahu, Egypt's Sissi Hold Talks on Regional TurmoilBreitbart News
Trump: "Peace is Possible"; Bibi: "Dismantle Iran Deal" at NYC MeetingThe Jewish Voice
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China calls for peace talks to halt 'vicious cycle' in North Korean nuclear crisis - South China Morning Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 01:46

South China Morning Post

China calls for peace talks to halt 'vicious cycle' in North Korean nuclear crisis
South China Morning Post
The vicious cycle facing the Korean peninsula is deepening and a resumption of peaceful dialogue is crucial to resolve the crisis, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi has warned. Wang made the remarks in talks with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on ...

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Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests - The Japan Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:11

The Japan Times

Spain expels North Korean ambassador over nuclear tests
The Japan Times
MADRID – Spain on Monday ordered North Korea's ambassador to leave the country by September 30 in protest over Pyongyang's nuclear tests, which it has criticized as “a serious threat to peace.” “Today, the ambassador of North Korea DPRK in Spain has ...
North Korea chaos escalates as Spain EXPELS Kim's ambassadorExpress.co.uk
Spain expels North Korean ambassadorBusiness Standard
North Korean ambassador EXPELLED as nuclear threat from Kim loomsDaily Star
Newburgh Gazette -Xinhua -ExpressNewsline
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Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details - Reuters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:28

Reuters

Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details
Reuters
U.S. Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis gives a news conference after a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Vidal. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ...
The US Will Act on North Korea Missiles That Pose a Threat, Mattis SaysBloomberg
Attack On North Korea Could Spare Allies, Secretary Mattis Says. Analysts Aren't So Sure.HuffPost
US hasn't yet seen the need to shoot down North Korean missilesLos Angeles Times
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Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details - Reuters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:28

Reuters

Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details
Reuters
U.S. Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis gives a news conference after a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Vidal. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ...
Pentagon chief says he was asked about reintroducing tactical nuclear weapons in South KoreaWashington Post
Mattis hints at US military options for North KoreaThe Hill
Mattis Says Military Options Exist Against North KoreaAntiwar.com
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Spain becomes fourth country to expel North Korean envoy over nuclear program - Washington Post

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 22:30

Spain becomes fourth country to expel North Korean envoy over nuclear program
Washington Post
TOKYO — Spain has given the North Korean ambassador assigned to Madrid until the end of September to leave, becoming the fourth country this month to expel Pyongyang's representative in the wake of the regime's sixth nuclear test. The Spanish ...

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