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by | September 07, 2017 | 04:43

President Trump and top Democrats agreed Wednesday to support a three-month deal to raise the federal debt limit. Democratic congressional leaders announced Wednesday that they had reached a deal with President Trump in an Oval Office meeting to pass hurricane relief funding this week, along with measures to push off pressing fiscal deadlines to December - over the apparent objections of Republican leaders.

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:41

But our country's patience is not unlimited. "We will defend our allies and our territory", Haley said. President Trump responded to the test in a series of tweets on Sunday morning, calling North Korea unsafe and chastising South Korea for what he said was an attempt to "appease" the country.

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:14

Instead, U.S. officials, including United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley, have amped up the rhetoric, suggesting North Korea is "begging for war" and rejected any suggestion of holding talks until after Pyongyang gives up its nuclear program.

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:13

That's at least according to his buddy Dennis Rodman, who defended the 33-year-old dictator during an appearance on ITV's " Good Morning Britain ". Rodman, if you'll recall, enjoys a odd affinity with Kim, even choosing to ignore the dictator's brutality to the people under his rule, people who know him told the Chicago Tribune .

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:08

Almost 80 percent of the textile exports went to China. In addition, according to figures from the International Trade Centre, a joint World Trade Organisation-United Nations agency, the North imported $115 million-worth of refined oil products - which could include petrol and aircraft fuel - from China past year.

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:06

The building houses offices for state Sen. The man, whose name hasn't been released, was able to enter the building by following an employee who used their identification card to swipe into the building, California Highway Patrol Sgt. The officer shot the man three times and contacted the station to report a "suspect down", said CHP Officer Peter Nicholson. The street in front of the building has been closed, reported the LA Police Department.

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:01

Jose is the 10th named storm of the season. Elsewhere, Tropical Storm Jose in the eastern Atlantic is expected to gradually strengthen and form into a hurricane. Hurricane Jose will likely become a hurricane before the end of the week, but it's most likely to stay in the middle of the Atlantic, far from land, and Hurricane Katia will landfall in Central Mexico at the start of the weekend.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:49

The 230-page document filed with the Supreme Court accused Lula of heading the organisation. A year ago, Rousseff was voted out of office as president for breaking budget laws, while in July, Lula was sentenced to nine years and six months in prison for corruption in a separate matter.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:46

Russian Federation condemns North Korea's nuclear test as "provocative", Putin told a televised news conference in China . Putin's comments, following an global summit in China, came after the United States called for the "strongest possible measures" against North Korea for detonating what it called a hydrogen bomb on Sunday.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:44

Moon added that the situation could become unpredictable if North Korea did not halt its provocative actions, according to a Russian translation of his comments in Korean to Putin . Merkel, who was speaking to the German parliament on Tuesday, said North Korea's distance from Germany should not keep the country from helping to end the crisis.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:43

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that the escalating crisis over North Korea's weapons program risks developing into a "global catastrophe" with mass casualties. The move is being interpreted as a warning to the country following its sixth nuclear test on September 3. Mystery constantly surrounds North Korea, here are a few facts you might not know about the infamous "hermit kingdom".

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:37

Reaction was swift and heated when President Donald Trump said he will cancel a policy letting undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children remain and work here. The DREAM Act would have given those children a chance of permanent legal residency. Vargas says President Trump took the action without considering the social and economic impact of withdrawing legal status from approximately 800,000 youth, slightly more than 3,000 in Nebraska.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:13

On Saturday, Jake Olson lived out a life-long dream to snap for USC . The referee blew the whistle. On the scoreboard, it was merely a point - but for Olson, it was a dream come true. Olson's snap was the culmination of years of dedication to a seemingly insane dream. Remarkably, he progressed enough to earn the starting long snapper position at Orange Lutheran, a football powerhouse in Orange County.

by | September 07, 2017 | 03:02

After Britain voted to leave the EU, we look at which European countries want to hold their own EU referendum. On Sunday, Brexit Secretary David Davis dismissed reports that the United Kingdom had secretly agreed to pay an "exit" figure of up to £50 billion.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:54

Kevin Jason Hipolito, 37, an unemployed Houston resident who was rescued from the roof of his auto after his first floor apartment flooded , said he was pleased that Trump visited the city after omitting it on an earlier visit to the state.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:35

Aung San Suu Kyi said on Wednesday that global outrage over the government's treatment of the local Rohingya Muslims was being fueled by " a huge iceberg of misinformation ". The latest violence in Myanmar's northwestern Rakhine state began on August 25, when Rohingya insurgents attacked dozens of police posts and an army base.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:29

Rawat said it is a "myth" to assume that "democracies or nuclear armed" neighbours don't go to war. The Indian army chief further said that differences with Pakistan are irreconcilable and referring to China, said more instances such as the recent standoff at Doklam plateau in Bhutan cannot be ruled out.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:29

Gobin said the reaction she has received from her social media post has been overwhelmingly positive. A pregnant woman claims she was body-shamed and refused service at the Buzz Inn in Washington in the US. "I was just denied service at the Buzz in on State Avenue in Marysville for my outfit", she wrote on Facebook . "I said, 'Are you being serious with me right now?'" While this simple dress code is certainly reasonable, Gobin felt she was unfairly targeted, as she had not broken any of ...

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:23

US President Donald Trump has asked Congress to approve $7.85 billion in federal disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Harvey . The total cost of recovery and rebuilding could be as high as $ 190 billion , which would make Harvey the costliest natural disaster in United States history, media reports said.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:20

A relevant draft resolution was submitted by Russia to the UN Security Council on Tuesday after the proposal was voiced by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the recent BRICS summit in China. The Kremlin said in a statement the two leaders spoke Monday on the phone and the Kremlin called for talks to resolve the threat in the region, Reuters reported .

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:16

National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Tuesday. This storm is forecasted to become a category 1 hurricane. Irma, which is now a threat to Florida, was carrying winds of 185 miles per hour, the highest ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean, according to the National Hurricane Center .

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:16

The poll of 503 registered Dallas voters, conducted Thursday through Sunday, began with a preamble: "A group of Dallas leaders are proposing an alternative plan that would keep the General Robert E. The resolution passed by the city council on Tuesday calls for the Jackson statue to be removed "in a manner that preserves the integrity of the sculpture" and to be sold or transferred to an entity that preferably would display it in an educational, historic or artistic context.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:01

According to the outlet, the episode was first pulled offline and TVs in 2012 by ABC , the national public broadcaster, for sending an "inappropriate" message to kids about spiders being friendly. Skinny Legs episode that featured the show's key characters Peppa Pig and her brother George playing with the spider , it eventually chose to remove it from the Nick Jr.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:57

And lawmakers will seek billions for Hurricane Harvey recovery. "That's our priority. We need to help the people in Texas, and we need to get that done". Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas is the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. This process was crucial to passing a repeal bill because Republicans have only 52 votes in the Senate, short of the 60 normally required to override a filibuster.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:55

Residents of Springdale and Corbett were on standby with the warning to be ready to flee their homes at a moment's notice. They have made no arrests and are not releasing the boy's name. "I said, 'Do you realize you just started a forest fire?' And the kid who had been filming with his cellphone said, 'But what are we supposed to do about it now?' And I said, 'Call the fricking fire department!'" People in the Spokane region were advised to stay remain indoors.