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by | September 22, 2017 | 01:13

A woman is expected to break a major gender barrier in the Marine Corps by becoming the first female infantry officer to serve in the elite military branch next week, according to a Thursday report . The woman, whose identity hasn't been released by the Marines, is the fourth woman to attempt the course since ground-combat jobs opened to women previous year.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:59

The order will "target any individual or entity that conducts trade in goods, services or technology with North Korea", Trump said . U.S. President Donald Trump , flanked by Vice-President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, speaks during a meeting with the leaders of South Korea and Japan, the two nations most imperilled by North Korea's nuclear capability.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:46

On Friday, North Korea lobbed an intermediate-range missile over Japan for the second time in less than three weeks. "[.T] he DPRK has grown accustomed to the hostile sanctions regime for decades". During talks Thursday with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan and President Moon Jae-in of South Korea , Trump was expected to reiterate that military options are available in retaliation for North Korean threats.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:30

The South said it aimed to send $4.5 million worth of nutritional products for children and pregnant women, through the World Food Programme and $3.5 million worth of vaccines and medicinal treatments through UNICEF. This image captured from footage provided by the World Food Program on September 13, 2011, shows a North Korean child suffering from malnutrition. The Lee Myung-bak and the Park government did not send humanitarian aid through worldwide organizations in 2010 and 2016, but did ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:09

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said police had made "good progress" in the investigation and urged "everybody to continue to be vigilant but not alarmed". Mr Haydon said: "This continues to be a fast-moving investigation". Police have set metal screens around the Jones' house. The attack - the fifth in six months in the Uk - has been committed in a train full of peak hour to 08: 20am in the station of Parsons Green, located in a wealthy area of south-west London , in the middle of an explosive ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:06

But not everyone was unhappy with Trump's anti-North Korea rhetoric: Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe echoed the president's words that "talking is not the answer" in his own speech to the United Nations on Wednesday. "We have consistently said we would pursue humanitarian aid for North Korea in consideration of the poor conditions children and pregnant women are in there, apart from political issues", said Cho in opening remarks at the meeting.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:01

The Mexican star has pledged to match the first $100,000 (£74,000) raised for Unicef through her Crowdrise campaign . Please join me and contribute what you can and thank you. The capital was struck by an 7.1 magnitude on Tuesday, forcing buildings to collapse and created a death toll over 200 people. In addition to this initial donation, Zuckerberg included his own fundraising effort for UNICEF using Facebook's "donate" feature which allows others to donate to his cause.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:00

I'm not saying that those are signs that a person will eventually sexually assault an 11-year-old for three years, but those are definitely signs that a person isn't a good human being. Valdes says there don't appear to be any other victims. He received $152 million after taxes. "My life has changed", he said at a press conference when he was announced as the victor.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:52

Lappartient, 44, served two terms as head of the French cycling federation where he oversaw a major improvement in the country's standing in the sport, climbing from 14th in the UCI rankings in 2008 to No1 this year. It proved a remarkably one-sided vote in an election campaign many had believed would be a tight-run affair. Lappartient, who said he was "deeply honoured" by his election, becomes the 11th president of the UCI since its creation in 1900.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:49

The Defense Ministry moved PAC-3 batteries to Hiroshima and three other prefectures in western Japan in August after North Korea threatened to launch ballistic missiles over the region toward the USA territory of Guam. The U.S. and South Korean planes practiced attacks by releasing live weapons at a firing range in South Korea, the U.S. Pacific Command said in a statement.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:40

Zuckerberg said that, similar to political ads on television or the radio, banners on Facebook will now have to disclose what page is paying for them. Facebook will share the content and related information of the more than 3,000 ads it sold to Russian-linked accounts with the House and Senate intelligence committees, the company said Thursday.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:31

Going by the current rupee to dollar rate, India will rank second behind Russian Federation going in ascending order of the price of the iPhone X . So, a change from 7 to 8 might not feel that drastic. Apple isn't the only one climbing the ladder to the $1,000USD smartphone. Granted, the it's believed that the later shipment date was already accounted for in the sales projection, there is a lot to be said about the newly-designed phones' impact on the iPhone 8 preorders .

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:30

Dispatchers said he overpowered the deputy during the transport around 2:30 p.m. and threw the officer's weapon and cellphone out as he fled in the unmarked vehicle from County Road H and County Road 14. He was in possession of a handgun. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and khaki prison trousers. Scott previously served about a 6½-year prison sentence for first-degree sexual assault and false imprisonment, based on charges out of Burt County.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:27

Jose is a strong and large tropical storm . Wind Advisories and Tropical Storm Warnings remain in effect for parts of Southern New England. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer or MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured infrared data on Tropical Storm Jose on September 20 at 2:55 a.m.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:12

Asked ahead of a lunch meeting with the leaders of Japan and South Korea if diplomacy was still possible, Trump nodded his head and said, "Why not?" Offering humanitarian aid, in the midst of weeks of heated rhetoric from both U.S. But he also emphasized Beijing's view that the North Korean issue should be solved through dialogue and negotiations. Mnuchin said any sanctions issued under the new executive order signed by Trump on Thursday would be forward-looking and not target past ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:12

Four more of Japan's 34 PAC-3 units, largely used to defend the capital region, were relocated to southwestern Japan recently after North Korea warned of sending missiles toward the USA territory of Guam. Frustrated that China had not done more to rein in North Korea, the Trump administration considered new sanctions in July on small Chinese banks and other firms doing business with Pyongyang, two senior US officials told Reuters.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:09

M - NY hosted on September 20 the extraordinary meeting of the foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states that are attending the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. Security Council. Swaraj appealed her counterparts in the BRICS to push for the early adoption of the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT), which India had proposed before the United Nations back in 1996.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:05

Asked for clarification on Thursday on what circumstances might qualify for the " totally destroy " threat, Mr Trump's national security adviser, HR McMaster, told NBC that would be if North Korea attacked the United States or its allies.

by | September 21, 2017 | 22:21

Sonia Gandhi writes a letter to PM Modi for passing of Women Reservation Bill in Lok Sabha. In a letter to Modi, the Congress Party president said that the Women's Reservation Bill has been stuck in Lower House of Parliament (Lok Sabha) ever since it was passed by the Upper House of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) in 2010 when her party was in power.

by | September 21, 2017 | 22:20

The Iraqi forces, deployed north and west of Hawija district, are pushing southward along the Tigris River and had cleared the first lines of defence by midday, state TV said. The territory IS holds in the western province lies mainly along the border with Syria in the Euphrates River valley. Iraqi forces declared victory over the extremists in Mosul in July and in the western town of Tal Afar the following month.

by | September 21, 2017 | 22:10

They say their proposal , shifting money and decision-making from Washington to the states , almost has the votes it would need in a showdown expected next week, a deadline that's focused the party on making a final run at the issue. Rhode Island's funding would be $ 2 billion , or 13% lower, through 2026; $3 billion , or 18% lower, through 2027; and $20 billion, or 39% lower, through 2036.

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.