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by | September 13, 2017 | 17:50

The Supreme Court will weigh the merits of the Texas appeal sometime this term, probably in several months. The 5-to-4 ruling nearly surely means the 2018 elections will be conducted in the disputed congressional and legislative districts.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:38

The outcome of the election was crushing for her, leading to an "out-of-body experience" when she attended Trump's inauguration and heard a speech that sounded like "a cry from the white nationalist gut", she said. "It's real. It's reality for sure". Clinton , who is now promoting her new book, " What Happened ", which documents the turbulent 2016 election, acknowledged that she deserved some of the blame for her failed 2016 presidential bid and specifically criticized her campaign's ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:42

The United States originally proposed the Security Council impose an oil embargo, halt textile exports and impose a travel and financial ban on leader Kim Jong Un . North Korea said its September 3 test was of an advanced hydrogen bomb and was its most powerful by far. Responding, South Korean President Moon Jae-In expressed his appreciation of Russia's support for the cause of building "a lasting peace on the Korean peninsula and improved relations between the two Korean states".

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:41

The neighboring Larkin Community Hospital was also being evacuated, Local 10 reports. Sharief said she did not have any details about the causes of death, and that authorities are investigating. Police said the building was sealed off and a criminal investigation is underway. Florida Light and Power has been called for several days to fix the issue, but crews have not yet been able to come to the home.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:21

HURRICANE IRMA , now a Category 1 storm, has killed one person in Georgia, an emergency management official has confirmed to the AP. Georgia EMC is the statewide trade association representing the state's 41 EMCs, Oglethorpe Power Corp., Georgia Transmission Corp.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:10

Dr Yang was a student at the People's Liberation Army Air Force Engineering College and the Luoyang language institute, run by the agency responsible for Chinese spying. "This is a New Zealand citizen". He said he had always been aware of Yang's background and his military training for a long while. He migrated to New Zealand to teach global relations in the politics department at the University of Auckland.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:11

The North's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Monday saying it is watching the United States' moves closely and threatened it is "ready and willing" to respond with measures of its own. NIKKI HALEY: Today we are saying the world will never accept a nuclear-armed North Korea. Pyongyang warned the United States on Monday that it would pay a "due price" for spearheading efforts on U.N.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:02

The explosion happened at about 3.45pm on Wednesday afternoon. Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujahid said hundreds of people were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates where security guards were searching people.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:02

Treasury Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Marshall Billingslea credited China and Russias support of the United Nations resolution but said both countries “must do much more” to implement and enforce the sanctions, in the face of Pyongyangs ability to evade restrictions that have been progressively tightened for a decade.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:59

HSBC Holdings plc cut J D Wetherspoon plc to a "hold" rating and reduced their target price for the company from GBX 1,200 ($15.50) to GBX 1,090 ($14.08) in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Centers Of America Inc stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT). Loeb Prtnrs invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND).

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:49

Abbasi made the remarks regarding to current tensions with the United States. Khaqan Abbasi said Pakistan had suffered massively due to instability in Afghanistan but it was committed for a peaceful resolution of the Afghan issue. The Prime Minister stated that he would like the Pakistani diplomatic missions overseas to serve as economic and trade ambassadors of Pakistan. The prime minister did not foresee to go to the International Monetary Fund and hoped that the government would achieve ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:44

The United States is attempting to "strangle and completely suffocate" North Korea, the country's Foreign Ministry said, and Pyongyang "shall make absolutely sure that the USA pays due price". It noted that North Korea exported $270 million of coal, iron, and zinc-all of which the sanctions prohibit-to China during that time period. "That's a problem between us and the United States", Kim said.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:35

Speaker of the House labelled the commission "useless". The commission was last year awarded nearly (749 million pesos) $15 million for its annual budget, and had initially requested for a budget of 1.72 billion pesos ($34 million) this year.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:16

Justices will have to examine whether the travel ban discriminates against Muslims in violation of the U.S. Constitution, as lower courts previously ruled. "The Supreme Court today has dealt yet another devastating blow to vulnerable people who were on the cusp of obtaining safety for themselves and their families", she said.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:02

Much of her support base consists of racist, ultraviolent nationalists who are the primary perpetrators of violence against the Rohyingya population. After a long struggle under house arrest against Burma's cynical military junta, she was allowed to run in the first elections there in 25 years, and won.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:59

About 161,000 Georgia Power customers in DeKalb County were without power Tuesday, almost half of the utility's 318,000 customers in the county. The highest number of outages Monday in Muscogee was 26,207. "Everybody has an obligation and duty as a Georgia Power employee and everybody has a storm role and responsibility", Georgia Power spokesman Jacob Hawkins told WSB-TV's Aaron Diamant.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:49

Sixteen years after the nation's deadliest terrorist attack, the relatives of those lost at the World Trade Center will gather once more at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum to honor the almost 3,000 people who were killed that day.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:48

Liese is convinced that in the case of a failure of the Brexit negotiations , British industry should not have an undue advantage and European competitors should not have an undue disadvantage. We will always regret this, and I think that you will regret it as well, soon. It is undeniably the case that the European Union leaders will not want to sign off a deal which rewards the United Kingdom for leaving the bloc.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:44

The £36.9million summer signing was sent home by the club's medical staff after reporting to Melwood yesterday. "He was very cool with the ball, I know for some people too cool with the ball but that can happen with no rhythm, so now he has had the game it helped him a lot, us also and now he will start tomorrow".

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:28

The France global hit the ground running with the north Londoners, scoring on his Premier League debut against Leicester while he was also on target against Bournemouth at the weekend. "We have to give our best and only after that will we start to think about Chelsea ". Arsenal , fifth in the Premier League last season, missed qualifying for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years and coach Arsene Wenger has indicated the club could focus on winning their first league title ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:25

Almost 80% went to China . The latest sanctions also ban joint ventures with North Koreans, along with technology transfers and other economic cooperation. The resolution was only passed unanimously after North Korea's allies Russian Federation and China agreed to softer sanctions than those proposed by the US.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:09

President Trump on Tuesday lauded the United Nations Security Council for unanimously approving new sanctions against North Korea, but he questioned whether they will have "any impact" on its nuclear program. However, North Korea did not issue a response immediately after the adoption of the latest resolution. "This will cut deep", U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said on the new resolution, pointing out it will hit Pyongyang's ability to fuel and fund its nuclear and missile ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:08

The last two and a half years have done severe damage to that reputation, however, with Alonso, Jenson Button and Stoffel Vandoorne lagging in midfield at best. Honda's malaise was deepened in July when Sauber reneged on a deal to take their power units from 2018, instead striking a fresh agreement with Ferrari.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:53

In those places, storms with sustained winds between 30 and 50 kilometers per hour, and gusts of up to 80 can occur. Irma picked up strength and has become an "extremely dangerous" Category Five hurricane as it approached the Caribbean on September 5.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:46

With the arrival of what is potentially one of the most devastating storms to ever hit Florida, officials have set aside 3.2 million liters (0.85 million gallons) of water, filled 67 trailers with meals, and amassed 24,000 tarps. "We have an army of more than 16,000 hardworking men and women committed to restoring power as the first bands of severe weather impact our service territory, and they will work continuously before, during and after the storm clears until all customers have power ...