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Japan's Abe Tells Coalition Partner He'll Call a Snap Election - Bloomberg

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Japan's Abe Tells Coalition Partner He'll Call a Snap Election
Bloomberg
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told his coalition partner he will dissolve the lower house of parliament on Sept. 28 for a general election. Natsuo Yamaguchi, head of the Komeito party, told reporters about his conversation with Abe after the pair ...
Japan's Abe expected to announce snap poll amid worries over North Korea crisisReuters
Tokyo governor launches new party ahead of electionsWashington Post
REPORT: Shinzo Abe is about to call a snap election in JapanBusiness Insider
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Myanmar searches for more Hindu corpses as mass grave of 28 bodies unearthed - Hindustan Times

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Hindustan Times

Myanmar searches for more Hindu corpses as mass grave of 28 bodies unearthed
Hindustan Times
Tens of thousands of ethnic Rakhine Buddhists, and the region's small population of Hindus, have also been internally displaced, saying they were attacked by Rohingya militants. world Updated: Sep 25, 2017 13:11 IST. Agence France-Presse, Yangon.
Myanmar searches for more Hindu corpses as mass grave unearthedSBS
Mass grave of Hindus found in Myanmar - armyNews24
Mass Hindu grave found in MyanmarThe Australian
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Labour conference: 'Extensive' Brexit debate promised amid row - BBC News

4 hours 12 min ago

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Labour conference: 'Extensive' Brexit debate promised amid row
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Labour is not trying to ignore Brexit at its annual conference, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has insisted. He told the BBC the leadership had "no control" over issues chosen by members to be voted on, which include housing, rail, the NHS and pay ...
Labour MP Lisa Nandy says she would return to Corbyn's shadow cabinetBusiness Insider
Corbyn Pulls Off Feat of Not Discussing Brexit at ConferenceBloomberg
John McDonnell denies 'fix' to block Brexit policy vote at Labour Party conferenceThe Independent
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Hurricane Maria sending high winds, surf up East Coast - CNN

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Hurricane Maria sending high winds, surf up East Coast
CNN
(CNN) The East Coast is bracing for high winds and treacherous surf from Hurricane Maria, days after the storm caused widespread devastation in the Caribbean. North Carolina may bear the worst of the storm, as current forecasts show Maria brushing its ...
Hurricane Maria an Increasing Threat to Brush NC Outer Banks, Virginia Tidewater With Winds, Rain, Coastal FloodingThe Weather Channel
Do hurricanes feel the effects of climate change?Salon
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Hurricane Maria sending high winds, surf up East Coast - CNN

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Hurricane Maria sending high winds, surf up East Coast
CNN
(CNN) The East Coast is bracing for high winds and treacherous surf from Hurricane Maria, days after the storm caused widespread devastation in the Caribbean. North Carolina may bear the worst of the storm, as current forecasts show Maria brushing its ...

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Mass grave of Hindus found in Myanmar - army - News24

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News24

Mass grave of Hindus found in Myanmar - army
News24
Yangon - Myanmar's army said on Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and children, in violence-wracked Rakhine state, blaming the killings on Muslim Rohingya militants. Thousands of Hindus have ...
Will Trump open US doors to another country's Muslims?WND.com
Bishop calls on US to provide aid, act to resolve Rohingya crisisCrux: Covering all things Catholic
Mass Hindu grave found in MyanmarThe Australian
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London's Mayor Isn't Afraid of ISIS—or Brexit - Bloomberg

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 23:17

Bloomberg

London's Mayor Isn't Afraid of ISIS—or Brexit
Bloomberg
Sadiq Khan, the first Muslim to lead a major Western city, is fighting to maintain the U.K. capital's cosmopolitan identity. By. Thomas Penny. @ThomasWPenny More stories by Thomas Penny. September 24, 2017, 9:01 PM PDT. Illustration: Sam Kerr.
Police have thwarted seven attacks since March - London mayorReuters
Sadiq Khan: Trump's language about Muslims is similar to Isis rhetoricThe Guardian
Trump's rhetoric about Muslims similar to Daesh: Sadiq KhanPress TV

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New Order Indefinitely Bars Almost All Travel From Seven Countries - New York Times

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 20:06

New York Times

New Order Indefinitely Bars Almost All Travel From Seven Countries
New York Times
Demonstrators protesting the Trump administration's immigration policies in March in Union Square in New York. Credit Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — President Trump on Sunday issued a new order ...
White House expands travel ban, restricting visitors from eight countriesWashington Post
Trump to replace travel ban with restrictions on more countriesPolitico
Trump administration announces new travel restrictionsCNN
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Mexicans turn to church as earthquake death toll hits 320 - Reuters

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 19:22

Reuters

Mexicans turn to church as earthquake death toll hits 320
Reuters
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexicans packed churches on Sunday to pray for the victims of the country's deadliest quake in 32 years as rescue teams searched against the odds for any survivors trapped under rubble since Tuesday's tremor shook Mexico City ...

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Trump administration changes travel ban countries - Washington Post

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 18:48

Washington Post

Trump administration changes travel ban countries
Washington Post
The Trump administration announced new restrictions Sunday on visitors from eight countries — an expansion of the pre-existing travel ban that has spurred fierce legal debates over security, immigration and discrimination. Officials had said they ...
New travel ban adds North Korea, VenezuelaUSA TODAY
US expands travel ban to include N KoreaBBC News
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Is Trump All Talk on North Korea? The Uncertainty Sends a Shiver - New York Times

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 18:06

New York Times

Is Trump All Talk on North Korea? The Uncertainty Sends a Shiver
New York Times
South Koreans at a rail station in Seoul watched Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, deliver a statement last week. Mr. Kim called President Trump “deranged.” Credit Jung Yeon-Je/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — When ...
China watches in frustration as North Korea crisis enters dangerous spiralWashington Post
Trump's Iran decision could shake up North Korea stand-offThe Hill
Why Trump's economic moves against North Korea may do more to tame Kim than any insultFox News
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Eurofighter pilot killed during air show crash in Italy - Fox News

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:39

Fox News

Eurofighter pilot killed during air show crash in Italy
Fox News
A Eurofighter jet performing in an air show on the coast at Terracina, south of Rome, crashes in the sea, killing the pilot, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. The air force said the body of the pilot, identified as Capt. Gabriele Orlandi, was recovered soon ...
Italy air force Eurofighter crashes at air show, pilot deadSFGate
Fighter pilot killed after Typhoon jet crashes into sea during air show in front of horrified spectatorsMirror.co.uk
Italian pilot killed as jet crashes into the sea during airshowNew Zealand Herald
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Jennifer Lopez Donates $1 Million to Puerto Rico Relief Efforts, Working With Alex Rodriguez and Marc Anthony - Entertainment Tonight

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:16

Entertainment Tonight

Jennifer Lopez Donates $1 Million to Puerto Rico Relief Efforts, Working With Alex Rodriguez and Marc Anthony
Entertainment Tonight
Jennifer Lopez is doing her part to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. On Sunday, the star spoke at a press conference about the devastation on the island, and her personal connection to the devastation. She also announced she is ...

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Hurricane Maria path: Tropical storm and surge watches issued for North Carolina - AL.com

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:05

AL.com

Hurricane Maria path: Tropical storm and surge watches issued for North Carolina
AL.com
Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this week -- close enough that tropical storm and storm surge watches have been issued for North Carolina. (National Hurricane Center). Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this ...
Hurricane Maria's path: Track the storm hereFox News
Hurricane Maria weakens on northern track; Lee tiny but strengtheningNOLA.com
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Clinton calls out Trump's response to Puerto Rico devastation - WJXT Jacksonville

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 15:27

WJXT Jacksonville

Clinton calls out Trump's response to Puerto Rico devastation
WJXT Jacksonville
Hillary Clinton called out the Trump administration Sunday for its response to the devastation in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. More Politics Headlines. Hurricane Maria barrels through Caribbean · Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the ...
Note to CNN: It's about life and property, stupidWashington Times
Weather: Sun in store as Hurricane Maria is expected to miss regionThe Journal News | LoHud.com
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Clinton calls out Trump's response to Puerto Rico devastation - WJXT Jacksonville

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 15:27

WJXT Jacksonville

Clinton calls out Trump's response to Puerto Rico devastation
WJXT Jacksonville
Hillary Clinton called out the Trump administration Sunday for its response to the devastation in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. More Politics Headlines. Hurricane Maria barrels through Caribbean · Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the ...

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Russia general killed in Syria fighting - Washington Post

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 14:51

Hindustan Times

Russia general killed in Syria fighting
Washington Post
MOSCOW — Russia's Defense Ministry says a general has been killed in fighting in Syria. The ministry said Sunday that Lt. Gen. Valery Asapov “was at a command post of Syrian troops, assisting the Syrian commanders in the operation for the liberation ...
US-Backed Militia Says It Recaptured Syria's Biggest Gas Field From ISISThe Daily Caller
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Hurricane Maria weakens on northern track; Lee tiny but strengthening - NOLA.com

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 13:58

NOLA.com

Hurricane Maria weakens on northern track; Lee tiny but strengthening
NOLA.com
The National Hurricane Center said that Hurricanes Lee and Maria were posing little threat to land Sunday afternoon (Sept. 24), though coastal advisories remain in effect for the Carolinas. The National Hurricane Center said that Hurricanes Lee and ...
Hurricane Maria path: Category 2 storm may get uncomfortably close to East Coast before turningAL.com
Hurricane Maria Weakens as It Moves NorthVoice of America
Hurricane Maria to bring large waves, life-threatening rip currents to JerseyNJ.com
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Pyongyang keeps up military threats against US after Trump's ridicule - Washington Post

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 13:50

Washington Post

Pyongyang keeps up military threats against US after Trump's ridicule
Washington Post
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft carrier under attack. The violent videos came after President Trump derided North Korea's leader, ...
Trump cranks up North Korea threats as Pyongyang holds anti-US rallyReuters
US-North Korea Discord Goes Beyond Discourse To A Show Of Military ForceNPR
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Hurricane Maria may be coming for North Carolina and Virginia - New York Post

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 13:26

New York Post

Hurricane Maria may be coming for North Carolina and Virginia
New York Post
U.S. Coast Guard MST-2 Annaliese Ennis surveys the damage to an oil dock after Hurricane Maria passed through San Juan, Puerto Rico. Getty Images. More On: hurricane maria · Failing dam creates new crisis in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico ...
70000 Puerto Ricans ordered to evacuate downstream of weakened dam that could burst at any timeBusiness Insider
Hurricane Maria is still churning towards the East CoastCNN International
The Latest: Officials fear dam collapse in Puerto RicoMiami Herald
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