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by | October 02, 2017 | 11:05

He provided no elaboration about those channels or the substance of any discussions. "There is a means by which the countries can engage with each other", Hammond said, adding, "North Korean officials show no indication that they are interested in or ready for talks on denuclearization".

by | October 02, 2017 | 10:52

If anybody out there is listening to us, we are dying . And you are killing us with the inefficiency. "No long lines for you". "I am not going to be distracted by small comments, by politics, by petty issues". In 2012, she was elected the San Juan's third female mayor. Our Revolution says she has made San Juan "the first and only municipality" on the island where employees have the right to collective bargaining, made steps towards a local version of a universal health care plan, and is ...

by | October 02, 2017 | 10:08

The arrest warrants were issued due to their absence from the hearing again today.Judge Muhammad Bashir ordered the police to arrest and present Sharif's children and son-in-law on next hearing. Ousted Pakistan prime minister will be present during his indictment proceedings in the court in Islamabad , his party said. The fourth reference was filed against Finance Minister Ishaq Dar under Section 14-c for possessing assets beyond the known sources of his income.

by | October 02, 2017 | 10:01

Organisers say they want a repeal of the Eighth Amendment and legislation for free, safe, legal abortions in Ireland. Abortion is only allowed in Ireland when a woman's life is at risk, and the maximum penalty for an illegal abortion is 14 years in prison, according to The Guardian .

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:40

The law due to come into force on Sunday - called "Prohibition for Covering the Face" - also forbids off-slope ski masks, surgical masks outside hospitals and party masks in public. Austria now has a "grand coalition" between the Social Democrats and the conservative People's Party. It comes ahead of a general election later this month which could see gains by the far-right Freedom Party and other parties campaigning on an anti-immigration message.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:32

Prior to the creation of the Empire State Recovery and Relief Effort for Puerto Rico, Governor Cuomo traveled to Puerto Rico in the immediate aftermath of the storm following an official governor to governor request from Governor Ricardo Rosselló for a number of essential supplies.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:29

Musk said that SpaceX will eventually start stockpiling vehicles in their current fleet ( Consisting of Falcon 9s, Falcon Heavy, and the Dragon spacecrafts ) and then focus all of its resources into developing the company's next monster vehicle: the Interplanetary Transport System, codenamed the BFR (Big F**king Rocket).

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:22

Police are now blocking Las Vegas Blvd. after reports of multiple shooters with fully automatic weapons on the 29th and 32nd floor of the casino. There are reports of multiple casualties. Dozens were seen on aerial footage fleeing the building, which was reportedly on lockdown. There are multiple reports that there are two separate shooting locations.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:15

Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help ". Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz implored Trump from afar to "make sure somebody is in charge that is up to the task of saving lives", while the president asserted that USA officials and emergency personnel are working all-out against daunting odds, with " incredible " results.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:09

Trump started the day by attacking Cruz on Twitter after she criticized the relief efforts in Puerto Rico so far in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria . Many people have run out of medicine or lost it in the hurricane, so local doctors are now setting up very special house calls. The Category 4 hurricane a week ago killed 16 people on the island and left millions in desperate need of food, water and other supplies.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:08

The boy was identified as Israr Ahmad. "After Pakistan's Army resorted to shelling and firing at Indian positions, the Indian military retaliated strongly and effectively", IANS quoted unidentified officials as saying. According to news agency PTI, the villages at the border forward posts along the Line of Control in Poonch district were targeted by the Pakistani troops.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:11

This represented a turnout of around 42.3 percent of Catalonia's 5.34 million voters. Catalan officials said 38 people were treated for mostly minor injuries. Many of those inside were parents and their children, who remained in the buildings after the end of lessons on Friday and bedded down in sleeping bags on gym mats.

by | October 02, 2017 | 09:02

Hurricane Maria devastated power and communications systems when it blew over the Caribbean island ten days ago, leaving numerous country's 3.4 million residents without access to drinking water and electricity, and scrambling to recover.

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:49

In a bid to isolate Cruz politically, Trump spoke by phone in the afternoon with Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and U.S. Virgin Islands Gov. Kenneth Mapp and later praised both of them on Twitter . Then he added: "I can tell you this: We have done an incredible job considering there is absolutely nothing to work with". Trump spent the next eight (!) hours tweeting a series of attacks against the so-called "fake news" media for allegedly misrepresenting the actions of his ...

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:44

Perez Otero says he has been in constant contact with US officials and is confident that they will provide the very best recovery efforts they can. Trump said that 10,000 Federal workers now on Island were doing a fantastic job. "Whatever we have asked for this effort, they have delivered", Rosselló said. Trump was already under fire from some U.S. lawmakers, who accused him of not giving sufficient importance to the situation and responding too slowly to the crisis in Puerto Rico, where ...

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:25

Trump said that if "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea". Later Sunday afternoon, Trump added: "Being nice to Rocket Man hasn't worked in 25 years, why would it work now?" "Clinton failed, Bush failed, and Obama failed".

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:07

The women allegedly smeared the face of Kim Jong Nam , the eldest son of former North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, with highly lethal VX nerve agent, listed as a weapon of mass destruction by the United Nations and banned by the 1993 Chemical Weapons Convention .

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:09

Northern Ontario MP Charlie Angus, who was widely seen as Singh's closest challenger, came in second with 12,705 votes, followed by Manitoba MP Niki Ashton with 11,374 and Quebec MP Guy Caron with 6,164. In his victory speech as he was hoisted on the shoulders of several people in the audience, Singh said he won because of "people who thought of breaking barriers in the past", and that he hoped his victory would pave the way and inspire people from various communities to join public service.

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:05

Trump's tweets undermining his secretary of state follow his attacks Saturday on San Juan's mayor over the Puerto Rico hurricane crisis and come a day after Tillerson said the USA had direct lines of communication with North Korea and that he was trying to "calm things down" following months of escalating rhetoric over Pyongyang's continued nuclear weapons and ballistic missile tests.

by | October 02, 2017 | 07:28

The tension between the nations heightened when Trump, during his first address to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), vowed to annihilate North Korea if it posed any threat to the USA and its allies. Trump has sent similar tweets complicating diplomatic efforts in the past on issues such as Qatar's regional isolation over accusations that it supports terrorism and the future of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

by | October 02, 2017 | 07:32

He will be recognized at the Hockey Hall of Fame NHL Media Awards Luncheon on November 13 in Toronto, after which his award plaque will be displayed in the institution's Esso Great Hall. "He was a devoted husband and father, and his presence will be sorely missed in arenas throughout the league". "Such a terrific person", Stars broadcast partner Daryl Reaugh tweeted.

by | October 02, 2017 | 07:12

Puerto Rico requested assistance from NC Guard through an Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) request with NC Emergency Management to aid in recovery. Shipping containers are filled with supplies but are stuck sitting in the Puerto Rican Port, unable to reach citizens because of lack of truck drivers and diesel fuel.

by | October 02, 2017 | 07:14

Donald Trump , the President of the USA, has told the man in charge of his country's negotiations with North Korea that they are "a waste of time" in his latest provocative tweet about the secretive state with potential nuclear weapons. "I don't think we're cornering ourselves". "At a time when North Korea is continuing its provocations, the president does not think now is the time to negotiate with them", the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

by | October 02, 2017 | 05:09

All day on Sunday, a hashtag about why we must impeach Trump in 7 words was trending on Twitter. = The Friends of Puerto Rico, a nonprofit organization based in Washington , D.C., is encouraging people to donate through Facebook and Paypal for its Hurricane Maria Recovery Fund - friendsofpuertorico.org .

by | October 02, 2017 | 04:45

Joined by his wife Melania, Trump will travel November 3-14. Trump will also use the trip to further his trade agenda at two major economic gatherings in the region: the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit.