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by | September 21, 2017 | 22:09

Sen. Bill Cassidy's feud with late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel played out on national broadcast television for the second night in a row Wednesday (Sept. He's dying to be a member of the Hollywood elite. Is it the part where you cut $243bn from federal healthcare assistance? "I wish [Kimmel] would focus on being amusing a little bit more than trying to give health care advice, but that's beside the point", said Lewis.

by | September 21, 2017 | 21:51

The impact, however, are expected mainly along coastal areas of New England with very few impacts here in western MA. Nantucket may end up with the strongest winds and heaviest rain in all of New England by the time the storm is away on Thursday , with winds gusting up to or over 60 miles per hour there.

by | September 21, 2017 | 21:23

There have been allegations and counter-allegations, and we have to listen to all of them. Despite Rohingyas having lived in the predominantly-Buddhist country since the 12th century, they remain a stateless community as Myanmar's law fails to acknowledge the minority group.

by | September 21, 2017 | 20:39

U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold talks on North Korea's nuclear crisis on Thursday amid tensions over whether Trump's harsh rhetoric against North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could lead to a miscalculation.

by | September 21, 2017 | 20:23

Yet another student revealed that the teacher texted him obscene messages and also a photograph where she was wearing a thong. These sexual assault charges come months after police began investigating her. She believed one was 18 at the time but later found him to be "way younger than what he had told her", the affidavit states. The encounters allegedly took place at her home in Jonesboro last semester.

by | September 21, 2017 | 19:10

The money - reappropriated from existing funds in the State Department - brings the total US aid to $95 million. "Yet, helping the Rohingya in Bangladesh and not in India is not a very convincing stand", said former Indian foreign secretary Lalit Mansingh.

by | September 21, 2017 | 18:27

Still, 52 percent of respondents said they disapprove of the job Trump is doing as president. The president's favorability rating improved among Republicans (73 percent to 80 percent) and independents (35 percent to 40 percent) but was unchanged among Democrats (8 percent).

by | September 21, 2017 | 18:19

Haley assured Bash that "none of us want war" but said "we also have to deal with the fact that you are dealing with someone who is being reckless, irresponsible, and is continuing to give threats...so something is going to have to be done".

by | September 21, 2017 | 18:15

Saturday Night Live won 11 Emmys Sunday night, including three for acting ( Alec Baldwin , Melissa McCarthy and Kate MacKinnon) and one for overall best Variety Sketch Series, beating out newer, fresher series like Billy on the Street , Documentary Now! "Smartest people of them all are the "DEPLORABLES", Trump said , referencing a term Hillary Clinton used to describe some of Trump's supporters during the contentious 2016 election".

by | September 21, 2017 | 18:03

It is the first humanitarian assistance by Seoul under the Moon Jae-in administration, which took office in May. South Korea's efforts aimed at fresh aid for North Korea dragged down Moon's approval rating. Whether or not to offer aid to Pyongyang is an issue sparking political repercussions in a country in which conservatives and liberals are sharply divided on how to deal with North Korea.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:36

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi held talks on Tuesday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in NY on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. The Brotherhood was designated a terrorist organisation after Sisi, the former army chief, led the military ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:25

Mr Abbott said today's incident was "a reminder of how ugly this debate is getting". And the ugliness is not coming from the defenders of marriage as it's always been understood. The 59-year-old's media adviser reportedly told Andrew Bolt Mr Abbot had been attacked by a man wearing a "yes badge" as he left an event in Launceston.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:23

The alert has raised concerns for Australians heading to Bali for the school holidays, which start this Saturday in Western Australia. On Wednesday morning, flights out of Perth Airport remained unaffected but travellers are being urged to check with their airlines before flying.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:16

She left behind a boyfriend, who had no idea that her family was fleeing the oppressive country. And now Hee Yeon Lim , a 26-year-old defector from Pyongyang ( North Korea's capital), has explained what it's like living under the dictator's regime - including public executions , his teen sex slaves and his lavish lunches.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:10

In fact, its program began accelerating in the mid-2000s-when former President George W. Bush included North Korea in his infamous "axis of evil". "After allowing North Korea to research and build Nukes while Secretary of State (Bill C also), Crooked Hillary now criticizes", Trump tweeted .

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:10

Further sanctions have been imposed on North Korea by the United Nations Security Council after the nuclear test, which in turn, has angered the North and prompted threats on the United States and Japan. and its vassal forces to impose sanctions and pressure on the DPRK [Democratic People's Republic of Korea] will only increase our pace towards the ultimate completion of the state nuclear force".

by | September 21, 2017 | 16:50

Stoltenberg said in a message posted on Twitter, " North Korea's missile launch is another reckless breach of United Nations resolutions, a major threat to worldwide peace and security which demands a global response". The United States and South Korea are technically still at war with North Korea because the 1950-53 Korean conflict ended with a truce and not a peace treaty.

by | September 21, 2017 | 16:38

John McCain. Would he step back in line with fellow Republicans now that there was a bill co-written by Lindsey Graham of SC, his best friend in the Senate? By working directly with Democratic leaders in the House and Senate, Mr. Graham made clear he was arguing the case forcefully to his longtime friend, with whom he's partnered on any number of policy initiatives over the years and rarely parted ways.

by | September 21, 2017 | 16:25

He said cyber would likely play a significant role in the future encounters between North Korea and the United States and its allies. He said the US was will continue "to bring the full range of American power to bear" on North Korea, marshalling economic and diplomatic pressure to demand it abandons its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

by | September 21, 2017 | 16:23

Prior to the protesters showing up, Pelosi described a dinner she had with Trump and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, where they discussed what it would take to get the DREAM Act - which has been kicking around the Senate since 2001 - passed into law.

by | September 21, 2017 | 16:15

He said Rohingyas who had take refuge in Bangladesh had gone back in 1977 and 1997 under United Nations monitoring but were forced to flee again by the Myanmar government . Facebook has also been accused of censoring information about the violence in Myanmar. Some 40,000 Rohingya Muslims have taken refuge in India .

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:55

Police said thousands of anti-Duterte protesters as well as his supporters later gathered outside Malacanang presidential palace. Students, Churches, Political Protesters, Govt. "And I will protect the police who kill you, if it is true'". Also, he mentioned that he would protect the police himself. "No scalawag has yet fallen", Duterte said in a televised speech before civil servants in Malacañang on Wednesday, expressing dissatisfaction over efforts to go after police officers involved ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:44

The player has been blackballed from the National Football League after protesting about police brutality previous year. "Lots of people have been saying Jay will perform with Justin Timberlake, but it is simply not the case", the insider told Metro .

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:40

Maria caused flooding and tore steel roofs from homes, while classed as an extremely risky Category 5 storm. Our main focus right now has been to shift gears from the recovery process of Irma and make sure that everybody is in a safe shelter so that we can rebuild once again.

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:31

A 28-year-old television journalist, Santanu Bhowmik, was beaten to death by activists of the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) on Wednesday. The IPFT cadres also burnt down several buses in which the TRUGP men were travelling, though no one was injured. The attack received widespread condemnation from the press fraternity with The Tripura Journalists' Union demanding a CBI enquiry into the accident while the Agartala Press Club and Tripura Working Journalists' Association (TWJA) ...