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Kim Jong-un, Taking On US Directly, Sidelines China and South Korea - New York Times

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 07:59

New York Times

Kim Jong-un, Taking On US Directly, Sidelines China and South Korea
New York Times
Kim Jong-un, center, at a missile launch at an undisclosed location, in a picture released by the Korean Central News Agency this month. Credit Korean Central News Agency, via Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. SEOUL, South Korea — Over the ...
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Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site - CNN International

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 07:09

CNN International

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site
CNN International
(CNN) Seismic activity was detected Saturday near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site, but it is not known whether a nuclear test caused the development. The first sign Pyongyang has conducted a nuclear test is usually seismic activity.

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Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site - CNN

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 07:07

CNN

Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear site
CNN
(CNN) Seismic activity was detected Saturday near the site of North Korea's Punggye-ri nuclear site, but it is not known whether a nuclear test caused the development. The first sign Pyongyang has conducted a nuclear test is usually seismic activity.
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Earthquake strikes North Korea near nuclear test zone; reasons unclear - Washington Post

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 05:59

Washington Post

Earthquake strikes North Korea near nuclear test zone; reasons unclear
Washington Post
BEIJING — A 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected in northern North Korea on Saturday afternoon, near the nation's known nuclear test site, according to authorities in neighboring China and South Korea. China's earthquake-monitoring agency said it ...

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Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat - Washington Post

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 05:52

Washington Post

Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat
Washington Post
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam and the massive scale of the disaster wrought ...
Failing dam creates new crisis on Puerto Rico amid flooding from Hurricane MariaReuters
Facing Months in the Dark, Ordinary Life in Puerto Rico is 'Beyond Reach'New York Times
Hurricane Maria Death Toll Now 30; Turks and Caicos Battered by StormThe Weather Channel
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Tremor Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site - Bloomberg

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 05:28

Bloomberg

Tremor Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site
Bloomberg
A tremor struck Saturday close to North Korea's nuclear test site, though South Korea's weather agency said it was a natural earthquake. The tremor occurred at 4:29 p.m. China time with a magnitude of 3.4 and a depth of zero kilometers, the China ...
North Korea: Tremor detected near weapon test siteBBC News
Earthquake strikes North Korea near nuclear test zone; reasons unclearWashington Post
Natural earthquake detected in North Korea, South Korea saysCBS News
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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected - SFGate

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 04:59

South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected
SFGate
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural. The quake was ...

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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected - SFGate

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 04:59

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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected
SFGate
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's weather agency said a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural. The quake was ...
North Korea: Quake detected but China, South Korea divided on causeABC Online
Earthquake near nuclear site in North Korea was a 'suspected explosion', China agency saysSouth China Morning Post

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Hurricane Maria Death Toll Now 30; Turks and Caicos Battered by Storm - The Weather Channel

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 03:49

The Weather Channel

Hurricane Maria Death Toll Now 30; Turks and Caicos Battered by Storm
The Weather Channel
Heavy rain from Hurricane Maria has caused many river to flood out of their banks, and causing nearby homes to collapse. Home Collapses on Flooded P.R. River Bank. WATCH: Failing Dam in Puerto Rico. Maria's Toll: Massive Damage, Dozens of Deaths ...
Facing Months in the Dark, Ordinary Life in Puerto Rico is 'Beyond Reach'New York Times
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China to enforce UN sanctions against North Korea - The Guardian

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 03:43

The Guardian

China to enforce UN sanctions against North Korea
The Guardian
A North Korean soldier guards barrels near Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong. Photograph: AP. China. China to enforce UN sanctions against North Korea. Beijing bans exports of some petroleum products and imports of textiles as ...

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China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea - NPR

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 02:48

NPR

China Moves To Limit Fuel, Textile Trade With North Korea
NPR
China is imposing new limits on trade with North Korea after the isolated country's latest nuclear test. China's Ministry of Commerce said Saturday it would limit refined petroleum exports starting Oct. 1 and ban the import of North Korean textiles ...

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Britain's minister for London slams 'blanket ban' on Uber - Reuters

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 02:23

Reuters

Britain's minister for London slams 'blanket ban' on Uber
Reuters
A photo illustration shows the Uber app on a mobile telephone, as it is held up for a posed photograph in central London, Britain September 22, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville. LONDON (Reuters) - A British government minister has criticized the London ...

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New Zealand polls close after nail-biting race, record numbers vote in advance - Reuters

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 02:13

Reuters

New Zealand polls close after nail-biting race, record numbers vote in advance
Reuters
Voters wait outside a polling station at the St Heliers Tennis Club during the general election in Auckland, New Zealand, September 23, 2017. REUTERS/Nigel Marple. WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealanders went to the polls on Saturday after the most ...
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Iran tests new ballistic missile hours after showing it off at military parade - CNN

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 02:06

CNN

Iran tests new ballistic missile hours after showing it off at military parade
CNN
(CNN) Iran tested a new ballistic missile that is reportedly capable of carrying multiple warheads, the nation's state-run broadcaster announced Saturday. Iran unveiled the ballistic missile Friday at a military parade in Tehran and successfully tested ...
Iran tests missile despite Trump pressureBBC News
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Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure - BBC News

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 01:42

BBC News

Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure
BBC News
Iran says it has successfully tested a new-medium range missile, in defiance of US President Donald Trump. The launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which has a range of 2,000 km (1,242 miles), was shown on state TV. It is unclear when the test took place.
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Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure - BBC News

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 01:42

BBC News

Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure
BBC News
Iran says it has successfully tested a new-medium range missile, in defiance of US President Donald Trump. The launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which has a range of 2,000 km (1242 miles), was shown on state TV. It is unclear when the test took place.
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From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump - CNN

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:23

CNN

From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump
CNN
New York (CNN) A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams. World leaders pulled out the stops, and perhaps a thesaurus or two, to review President Donald Trump's first appearance at the UN General Assembly, the multi-day pageant ...
Media says Trump is just like crazy dictator Kim Jong-un, and other absolutely moronic press commentsFox News
Prospect of Atmospheric Nuclear Test by North Korea Raises Specter of DangerNew York Times
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From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump - CNN

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:23

CNN

From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump
CNN
New York (CNN) A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams. World leaders pulled out the stops, and perhaps a thesaurus or two, to review President Donald Trump's first appearance at the UN General Assembly, the multi-day pageant ...
White House Weighs Response to North Korea's ThreatsNew York Times
World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over JapanWashington Post
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World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan? - Washington Post

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:18

Washington Post

World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan?
Washington Post
SEOUL, South Korea — Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked after North Korea's foreign minister said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. The ...
Nuclear war isn't North Korea's only threatCNN
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World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan - Washington Post

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 00:08

Washington Post

World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan
Washington Post
SEOUL, South Korea — Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked after North Korea's foreign minister said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. The ...
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