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President Trump is a 'Giant Gold Goliath' Who Threatens Extinction of Countries: Zimbabwe's Mugabe - Newsweek

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:04

Newsweek

President Trump is a 'Giant Gold Goliath' Who Threatens Extinction of Countries: Zimbabwe's Mugabe
Newsweek
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe appeared to use President Donald Trump's apocalyptic speech at the United Nations on Tuesday to catch up on some sleep. But when it was Mugabe's turn to take to the podium on Thursday, the 93-year-old African ...
WATCH: Mugabe struggles to walk after addressing UN General AssemblyNews24
Zimbabwe's Harare International Airport to be named after MugabePremium Times
Zimbabwe: President Hits Out At TrumpAllAfrica.com
NAIJ.COM -Manila Bulletin -Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog) -The Zimbabwe Mail
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Uber loses its license to operate in London - New York Post

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:35

New York Post

Uber loses its license to operate in London
New York Post
LONDON — London's transport authority said Friday it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security. Transport for London ...
Uber stripped of its license to operate in LondonReuters
Regulators strip Uber of London operating licenseUSA TODAY
Uber to lose its license to operate in LondonWHIO
Mirror.co.uk -The Independent -Twitter
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Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities - Reuters

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 02:41

Reuters

Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities
Reuters
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers remarks at a news conference during the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, U.S. September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith. LONDON (Reuters) - Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities and ...
Trump should not certify Iran's nuclear compliance and here's how he can do itFox News
The debate over the Iran deal is utterly perplexingWashington Post
Macron's Art of the DealNew York Times
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Empire State Building honors victims of Hurricane Maria and 7.1 earthquake in Mexico with light display - New York Daily News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 23:23

New York Daily News

Empire State Building honors victims of Hurricane Maria and 7.1 earthquake in Mexico with light display
New York Daily News
The Empire State Building glows with the colors of the flags of Mexico, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Dominica on Thursday night in solidarity with the countries devastated by the recent earthquake and hurricanes. (Ken Murray/New York Daily ...
10 Things to Know for TodayABC News
North Korea, Puerto Rico, Mexico: Your Thursday Evening BriefingNew York Times
Puerto Rico's weather forecasters fight worry and fatigue to stay focusedCNN
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Frida the Rescue Labrador Is Doing Her Best to Save Lives in Mexico After Back-to-Back Earthquakes - PEOPLE.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:21

PEOPLE.com

Frida the Rescue Labrador Is Doing Her Best to Save Lives in Mexico After Back-to-Back Earthquakes
PEOPLE.com
Not all superheroes wear caps. Some wear collars, specially designed “doggles” and tiny boots. Frida the Labrador has been saving lives in Mexico and melting hearts around the world as her rescue efforts go viral. Frida, who is the star of the Mexican ...

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North Korea Actions May Include Pacific H-Bomb Test, Yonhap Says - Bloomberg

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:14

Bloomberg

North Korea Actions May Include Pacific H-Bomb Test, Yonhap Says
Bloomberg
North Korea struck back at U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to destroy it, with Kim Jong Un warning of the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history” and his foreign minister suggesting that could include testing a hydrogen bomb in the ...
South Korean media say North might test nuke in PacificNBC4i.com

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South Korean media say North might test nuke in Pacific - NBC4i.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 21:06

NBC4i.com

South Korean media say North might test nuke in Pacific
NBC4i.com
TOKYO, JAPAN - SEPTEMBER 03: A pedestrian watches a monitor showing an image of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in a news program reporting on North Korea's 6th nuclear test on September 3, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. South Korea, Japan and the ...

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Meet Frida, the valiant Lab who's saved a dozen lives in Mexico - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:52

Los Angeles Times

Meet Frida, the valiant Lab who's saved a dozen lives in Mexico
Los Angeles Times
One of Mexico's most beloved rescuers wears wide protective goggles, a harness and two pairs of boots. Frida is the star of the Mexican navy's Canine Unit. Throughout her career, the 7-year-old Labrador has detected 52 people — 12 alive — in various ...
Despite proposed budget cuts, officials say the US is committed to humanitarian aidWashington Post
Rescuers Tirelessly Search For Earthquake Victims in Mexico CityNBCNews.com
Frida Is A Good Dog, But She Hasn't Rescued 52 People From The Earthquake in MexicoGizmodo
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Meet Frida, the valiant Lab who's saved dozens of lives in Mexico - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:52

Los Angeles Times

Meet Frida, the valiant Lab who's saved dozens of lives in Mexico
Los Angeles Times
One of Mexico's most beloved rescuers wears wide protective goggles, a harness and two pairs of boots. Frida is the star of the Mexican navy's Canine Unit. Throughout her career, the 7-year-old Labrador has detected 52 people — 12 alive — in various ...
Mexicans Outraged After Praying For Fake 'Trapped Child'Daily Beast
Frida the Rescue Labrador Is Doing Her Best to Save Lives in Mexico After Back-to-Back EarthquakesPEOPLE.com
Frida Sofía, age 12: the Mexico City quake 'survivor' who was never thereThe Guardian
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Russia, China use UN stage to push back on a US-led world order - CNN

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:28

CNN

Russia, China use UN stage to push back on a US-led world order
CNN
New York (CNN) Russia and China challenged the United States' global leadership in United Nations speeches peppered with bare-knuckled criticism of the Trump administration's hostility toward Iran, its "military hysteria" over North Korea, and its ...
China Counters Trump's Positions in UN SpeechWall Street Journal (subscription)
In UN speech, China urges talks on North Korea while warning it against pursuing nuclear weaponsSouth China Morning Post
Russia says US Iran sanctions undermine nuclear dealYahoo News

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Fighting Breaks Out at Turkish President's Speech in New York - New York Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:18

New York Times

Fighting Breaks Out at Turkish President's Speech in New York
New York Times
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey addressed a Turkish-American group at a Marriott Marquis hotel in New York on Thursday. Credit Associated Press. Violence broke out at a New York hotel Thursday afternoon when protesters disrupted a speech ...
Videos show protesters at NY Erdogan speech punched, hit while being removedCBS News
SEE IT: Pro-Erdogan brawlers beat up protesters in Times Square hotel during Turkish president's speechNew York Daily News
Protesters violently ejected from Erdogan speech in NYCFox News
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Referendum puts US at odds with old ally in the Middle East - Washington Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 17:24

Washington Post

Referendum puts US at odds with old ally in the Middle East
Washington Post
Relations between the United States and the Iraqi Kurds, strong allies over decades of intermittent war, are on a collision course that weeks of strenuous U.S. efforts have failed to prevent. On Monday, Iraq's Kurdistan region plans to hold an ...
This Man Helped The US Fight ISIS. Now He Wants Payback.BuzzFeed News
Pressure Mounts on Iraqi Kurds to Cancel Independence VoteNew York Times
Manafort Has A New Job: Helping The Kurdish Referendum, A Vote The US OpposesNewsweek
Vanity Fair -Reuters -NPR -Lawfare (blog)
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Justin Trudeau tells UN: Canada is no wonderland - BBC News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:25

BBC News

Justin Trudeau tells UN: Canada is no wonderland
BBC News
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau used his United Nations platform to address Canada's historic failings regarding indigenous people. He said the country's legacy of colonialism and its lasting impact on First Nations Canadians was one of ...
Trudeau confronts Canada's failure of indigenous people in UN speechReuters
Justin Trudeau spent his entire UN speech talking about human-rights abuses in his own countryQuartz
'We can't build strong relationships if we refuse to have conversations,' Canada's Trudeau says at UNUN News Centre
Foreign Policy (blog) -CNN -Vanity Fair -National Post
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Liliane Bettencourt, L'Oréal Heiress Vexed by Swindling Case, Is Dead at 94 - New York Times

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:05

New York Times

Liliane Bettencourt, L'Oréal Heiress Vexed by Swindling Case, Is Dead at 94
New York Times
Mrs. Bettencourt and her husband, Andre, arriving for a gala event at the castle at Versailles in November 1973. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Liliane Bettencourt, the French heiress to the L'Oréal cosmetics fortune and a family legacy ...
'World's Wealthiest Woman,' Liliane Bettencourt, Dies At 94NPR
L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94BBC News
L'Oréal's Liliane Bettencourt, the World's Richest Woman and Focus of Scandal, Dies at 94PEOPLE.com
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Trump calls South Korean trade deal 'so bad' for the US - The Hill

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 13:28

The Hill

Trump calls South Korean trade deal 'so bad' for the US
The Hill
President Trump on Thursday bashed the five-year-old trade agreement between the United States and South Korea while sitting next to that nation's president, Moon Jae-in. Trump, who earlier this month threatened to withdraw from the U.S.-Korea Free ...
Canadian leader spotlights his own nation's injustices at UNABC News
Moody's Positive About Direction of S. Korean EconomyHuffPost
North Korea Risk Shrugged Off by Bond Buyers Bullish on EconomyBloomberg
U.S. News & World Report -Washington Times -Financial Times -Los Angeles Times
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We know where the next big earthquakes will happen — but not when - Vox

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 13:00

Vox

We know where the next big earthquakes will happen — but not when
Vox
With Mexico digging out from two deadly earthquakes, here are eight things to know about these seismic events. Updated by Umair Irfan Sep 21, 2017, 2:00pm EDT. tweet · share. Rescue workers search for survivors in Mexico City after the September 19 ...

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Trump orders new sanctions to tighten screws on North Korea nuclear programme - Reuters

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:15

Reuters

Trump orders new sanctions to tighten screws on North Korea nuclear programme
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump ordered new sanctions on Thursday that open the door wider to blacklisting people and entities doing business with North Korea, including its shipping and trade networks, further tightening the screws on ...
Trump calls South Korean trade deal 'so bad' for the USThe Hill
The US Just Announced Sanctions Against Basically Anyone Trading With North KoreaBuzzFeed News
South Korea urges North Korea to abandon nukes, seek talksABC News
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'It's not true': North Korea denies it owes $156000 in unpaid US parking tickets - Kansas City Star

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:53

The Inquisitr

'It's not true': North Korea denies it owes $156000 in unpaid US parking tickets
Kansas City Star
No one likes getting a parking ticket, and apparently North Korea is no exception. The rogue nation's diplomatic mission to the United Nations owes New York City more than $156,000 for around 1,300 unpaid parking tickets—some from as long ago as the ...
North Korea owes NYC $156k in unpaid parking ticketsRT

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un Ripped Teen Sex Slaves From Schools and Forced Citizens to Watch Executions, Defector ... - Newsweek

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:17

Newsweek

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Ripped Teen Sex Slaves From Schools and Forced Citizens to Watch Executions, Defector ...
Newsweek
Kim Jong Un's depravity and abuses of power have no bounds, extending even to North Korea's upper echelon. The North's authoritarian regime snatches teenagers out of school to be his sex slaves, forces members of the country's upper class to watch ...
A visit to Pyongyang: the Kim dynasty's homage to StalinismThe Conversation UK
Anniversary Ties Kim Jong Un to North Korea's Founding GenerationRadio Free Asia
'Bodies blown to bits': the depravity of Kim Jong-unCoffs Coast Advocate
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Will a Catastrophic Earthquake Strike the US? - TIME

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:28

TIME

Will a Catastrophic Earthquake Strike the US?
TIME
The likelihood that the U.S. will see a catastrophic earthquake within the next 30 years is very high — and it's not just the West Coast that's at risk, experts say. Seismologists have long warned that the U.S. is "overdue" for an earthquake, because ...
We know where the next big earthquakes will happen — but not whenVox
What Mexico's earthquake means for CaliforniaWDIV Detroit

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