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America will confront Hurricane Irma, others

America will confront Hurricane Irma, others

Some of the dogs were tethered, while others were left in pens and fenced-in yards. The pets belonged to residents who evacuated their homes as Hurricane Irma approached. About 45 slots remained at ...

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Hurricane Harvey fundraiser created by former United States presidents

Hurricane Harvey fundraiser created by former United States presidents

Five former US presidents are asking people to support those affected by a deadly storm that directly hit Texas as a hurricane. One American Appeal guarantees that every cent of each donation will g...

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Trump may have to settle for deterring, not disarming, N.Korea

South Korea says the USA military will begin adding more launchers to a contentious high-tech US missile defense system in South Korea on Thursday to better cope with North Korean threats. He warne...

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Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated U.S. military equipment: President Trump

Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated U.S. military equipment: President Trump

Putin said North Korea would not give up its nuclear program no matter how tough the sanctions. The report did not provide any detailed information about the "appropriate response" mentioned by Xi...

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Russia's Putin: Trump administration has shown desire to defuse North Korea tensions

The most alarming aspect of North Korea's nuclear test is that it's developing the technology alongside efforts to improve the accuracy and payload of its long-range missiles. "There's no other pa...

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Hurricane Irma Expected to Hang a Right Today

Hurricane Irma Expected to Hang a Right Today

State emergency management is urging residents to be prepared for the Category 5 hurricane that was projected to hit the Florida Keys this morning. In particular, I-26 in WNC, as well as I-77 and I-95...

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Britain backs kicking North Korean workers out of EU

Britain backs kicking North Korean workers out of EU

But South Korean officials say the next launches could be conducted at angles close to operational as the North would seek to test whether the warheads survive the harsh conditions of atmospheric re-e...

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Clinton calls Trump inauguration speech 'a cry from the white nationalist gut'

Clinton calls Trump inauguration speech 'a cry from the white nationalist gut'

And so there I was, on the platform, you know, feeling like an out-of-body experience. I really struggled, I couldn't feel, I couldn't think. Clinton also was critical of President Donald Trump's ...

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South Korea braces for another possible missile test by North Korea

CCTV said the deployment was completed "amid fierce protests" and showed locals and activists chanting slogans demanding the pullout of the THAAD, whose powerful radar China fears will be used to spy ...

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Dhinakaran meets Tamil Nadu governor, says CM Palaniswami has lost majority

Dhinakaran meets Tamil Nadu governor, says CM Palaniswami has lost majority

He had lost confidence in the Chief Minister, Dhinakaran said, urging the Governor to remove Palaniswami from office. "Therefore, he should be asked (by the governor) to prove majority", Dhinakaran sa...

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NASA's fleet of satellites covering powerful Hurricane Irma

NASA's fleet of satellites covering powerful Hurricane Irma

While it's unlikely the Columbia area will see hurricane-force winds from Hurricane Irma, there is a decent chance the area could see tornadoes form Monday, forecasters said around midday Saturday. Th...

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Dolphins airlifted to safety as deadly Hurricane Irma creates havoc

Dolphins airlifted to safety as deadly Hurricane Irma creates havoc

Meanwhile, Hurricane Jose , following hot on Irma's heels, is set to pass through numerous same islands ravaged by its predecessor. The damage caused by the hurricane is significant. " For the mo...

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Harvey, Irma wreak havoc on gas prices, supply

Harvey, Irma wreak havoc on gas prices, supply

Brent crude was down 67 cents or 1.2 percent to $53.82 a barrel after reaching its highest level since April at $54.80.Both benchmarks remained on track for slight weekly gains." Hurricanes can have ...

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Airlines and flight information for Hurricane Irma

Airlines and flight information for Hurricane Irma

The issue, Alfonso said, is that the cranes take time to be dismantled, and the process also calls for blocking traffic on city streets. Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and other South Flori...

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Alabama Governor Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma

Governor Cooper said the highest concerns were flooding and mudslides in the mountain regions of western North Carolina as well as hurricane-strength winds along the SC border. "We are ready to assist...

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Additional inspectors sent to Florida's nuclear plants ahead of Irma -NRC

Additional inspectors sent to Florida's nuclear plants ahead of Irma -NRC

It also ranks as one of just five Atlantic hurricanes known to have achieved such wind speeds during the past 82 years. "We are running out of time". Following in Irma's wake is Hurricane Jose. At...

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Tony Blair's bid to stop Brexit with tougher immigration rules 'hopeless'

Tony Blair's bid to stop Brexit with tougher immigration rules 'hopeless'

MPs will vote on the repeal bill, formally known as the European Union (withdrawal) bill, on Monday for the first time, amid concerns over the progress of Brexit negotiations. The government and pot...

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Richard Branson rides out Irma in concrete wine cellar on private island

Richard Branson rides out Irma in concrete wine cellar on private island

He also writes of his concern for the people and wildlife on the islands. "Please don't take this hurricane lightly if it is heading your way". Since then, investments brought many USVI buildings up...

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Ivey activates Alabama National Guard as Irma threat increases

Ivey activates Alabama National Guard as Irma threat increases

Early Sunday morning the hurricane Irma was over the Florida Keys and it had been upgraded from Category 3 back up to Category 4, according to the National Weather Service. The National Weather Servic...

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Trump to Allow South Korea, Japan to Buy More US Military Equipment

Trump to Allow South Korea, Japan to Buy More US Military Equipment

The resolution, which the U.S. mission to the United Nations said it wants the United Nations council to vote on September 11, would impose an oil embargo on North Korea and ban its exports of texti...

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Greenville County Schools Preparing For Hurricane Irma

Greenville County Schools Preparing For Hurricane Irma

This gives the School District of Oconee County more time to work with Oconee Emergency Management Officials to follow the storm and determine what decisions need to be made to ensure the safety o...

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Is the total too high for FAU vs. Wisconsin?

Is the total too high for FAU vs. Wisconsin?

In their loss to Navy , the Owls were doubled up on in the time of possession category, putting their defense out on the field for almost 40 minutes. The powerful storm has already forced the postp...

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Stats Preview: Swansea City vs Newcastle United

Stats Preview: Swansea City vs Newcastle United

Newcastle's players will now receive £4 million if they finish 17th and keep the club in the Premier League and the bonus structure will increase incrementally with each league position. You can se...

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Trump renews threat of force against North Korea over nuclear weapons

Trump renews threat of force against North Korea over nuclear weapons

That partly explains the recent emphasis by Trump, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and others on the overwhelming strength of USA military capabilities. "We are not looking to the total annihilation of...

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US Senate moves ahead with disaster relief, fiscal package

US Senate moves ahead with disaster relief, fiscal package

Earlier in the day president-elect Trump met with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House. Senate leaders are prepared to vote this week on legislation that would pair an increase in the fede...

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Marco Silva Praises Watford by Insisting Players 'Enjoyed Themselves' in Southampton Win

Marco Silva Praises Watford by Insisting Players 'Enjoyed Themselves' in Southampton Win

If everything was ideal there would be a different manager here. "We have some characteristics and quality and we can improve if we follow the dynamic of the last three games". It's hard to create cha...

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S. Korea braces for another possible N. Korea missile test

S. Korea braces for another possible N. Korea missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un then called the launch a "meaningful prelude" to containing the U.S. Pacific island territory of Guam and called for his military to conduct more ballistic missile la...

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Here's Why North Korea Vs US War 'Not Happening' In Near Future

The key to this process is held by Russian Federation and China, which are permanent members of the Security Council and have the right of veto. Without directly naming the United States, he said ...

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Moon Tells Putin N. Korea Situation Could Become Uncontrollable

North Korea claimed that its nuclear warhead could be mounted onto an intercontinental ballistic missile, which would signal considerable progress in its nuclear programme. The U.S. Ambassador to the...

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Portion of under-construction flyover collapses in Odisha, 1 killed

Portion of under-construction flyover collapses in Odisha, 1 killed

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed grief at the incident and announced Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for the next of kin of the deceased and free treatment for the injured. The railway flyover connects S...

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Trump says China agrees with United States on North Korea

Trump says China agrees with United States on North Korea

Russia, which shares a border with North Korea, has repeatedly joined China in calling for negotiations with Pyongyang, suggesting that the United States and South Korea halt all major war games in ex...

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First Responders Lawsuit Tells Different Story About the Arkema Plant Explosions

First Responders Lawsuit Tells Different Story About the Arkema Plant Explosions

Arkema said in a statement that it would "vigorously defend a lawsuit that we believe is gravely mistaken". The plaintiffs were among emergency crews near the border of a 1.5-mile evacuation w...

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United Nations chief warns Arakan State violence could destabilise region

United Nations chief warns Arakan State violence could destabilise region

The North Korean envoy then warned that the USA will receive more " gift packages " from his country as long as it piles on more pressure or sanctions, while reaffirming that Pyongyang would never put...

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Warning of 'Planetary Catastrophe,' Putin Joins Calls for Diplomacy With North Korea

Warning of 'Planetary Catastrophe,' Putin Joins Calls for Diplomacy With North Korea

The proposed package of measures would be the strongest yet against North Korea, which is barred under United Nations resolutions from developing nuclear or missile technology. "This evening, the Unit...

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NPFL: Plateau Utd wear the crown

NPFL: Plateau Utd wear the crown

However, Abia Warriors, Tornadoes, Sunshine Stars, Katsina United, Rivers United, El-Kanemi, Rangers, FC Ifeanyiubah and Nasarawa United complete the roll call of the 13 still in the battle for surviv...

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North Korea crisis can be solved with 'common sense', says President Putin

Speaking to the press Japan's Olympic gold medalist Yasuhiro Yamashita at the Eastern Economic Forum, Abe suggested he challenge Putin to a judo contest, according to Russian media reports. Launcher...

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US Army apologises for air-dropping anti-Islam leaflets

US Army apologises for air-dropping anti-Islam leaflets

Leidos Innovation Corp, a unit of Leidos Holding Corp, is a major contractor for the Pentagon and the National Security Agency. And Afghan forces remain too weak to secure the country without American...

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Putin warns North Korea it could become like Iraq

Putin warns North Korea it could become like Iraq

Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May agreed in a telephone call on Tuesday that China must do more to persuade North Korea to cease its missile tests, a spokesman for May said . "Because the ...

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Where North Korea Ranks Among Countries That Have Tested Nuclear Weapons

Since then, North Korea has launched two intercontinental ballistic missiles and conducted its sixth nuclear test. Moon said in a statement yesterday that those created an unprecedented security threa...

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Environment ministry conditionally agrees to THAAD assessment

Environment ministry conditionally agrees to THAAD assessment

The court said the ownership of the land for the installation of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) belongs to the state and that it is a public asset to be used for military purposes, no...

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