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The United States has repeatedly said not to rule out the "military option" against North Korea, president Donald Trump, waving even the threat of a "total destruction" of the country. "North Korea would be well advised to take this offer of talks seriously". Trump's derisive nickname for the North Korean leader - "Little Rocket Man " - has previously drawn an angry response from the government in Pyongyang.
  • 'Dunkirk' rescue as volcano island of Ambae erupts

    'Dunkirk' rescue as volcano island of Ambae erupts

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    The Royal Australian Navy will join efforts to rescue residents amid a volcanic eruption threat on Vanuatu's Ambae Island. A previous eruption in 2005 forced about 3,300 people to temporarily leave their homes and relocate elsewhere on the island, but didn't lead to an evacuation of the island itself.
  • Spain says Catalonia vote DEACTIVATED after 38 injured during riots

    Spain says Catalonia vote DEACTIVATED after 38 injured during riots

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    The ballot will have no legal status as it has been blocked by Spain's Constitutional Court, and Madrid has the ultimate power under its 1978 charter to suspend the regional government's authority to rule if it declares independence. Police smashed their way into a polling station in Girona, where it was thought Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont was going to cast his ballot. There is a large police presence on the streets of Barcelona .
  • Paul police officers going to Puerto Rico to help

    Paul police officers going to Puerto Rico to help

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    Some of Puerto Rico's mayors have praised federal hurricane relief efforts, while others have joined Cruz in saying they have been insufficient and slow-moving. Trump also thanked the governor of Puerto Rico and "all of those who are working so closely with our first responders". Donald Trump has lashed out at "politically motivated ingrates" amid fierce criticism of his Government's efforts to rebuild Puerto Rico after being battered by a hurricane.
  • Democrat with Puerto Rico ties: Trump response 'disgraceful'

    Democrat with Puerto Rico ties: Trump response 'disgraceful'

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    Trump , who is scheduled to visit the island on Tuesday, said his government was doing an "amazing job". The New York senator tells CBS' "Face the Nation" there's no question the administration's initial response to Hurricane Maria was "slow-footed, disorganized and not adequate".
  • San Juan Mayor and FEMA Official Debate Hurricane Response

    San Juan Mayor and FEMA Official Debate Hurricane Response

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    U.S. Rep. David Price, D-4th, said that Trump "should be ashamed of himself" for the harsh words about Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz . "The city of San Juan is a very important city to the U.S. "They're stuck, they're stranded and they need your help, they need the president's help, they need other people's help It's not just that they want people to come in and rescue them, they need people to come in and rescue them", Hoogeveen said.
  • Trump Hurricane Flack Gets Torched by San Juan Mayor

    Trump Hurricane Flack Gets Torched by San Juan Mayor

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    Following a request from the governor of Puerto Rico, Trump said his administration was "thinking about" waiving the law on Wednesday. Unidos por Puerto Rico was launched by Beatriz Rosselló, the first lady of Puerto Rico, "with the objective of providing aid and support to those affected in Puerto Rico by the passage of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane María".
  • It'll be waste of time negotiating with North Korea

    It'll be waste of time negotiating with North Korea

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    Tillerson was in China to meet President Xi Jinping in order to make preparations for Trump's state visit to Beijing in November. The standoff has entered a new, more unsafe phase since then as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Trump have exchanged personal insults and threats of war.
  • Two women killed in Marseille knife attack, IS claims responsibility

    Two women killed in Marseille knife attack, IS claims responsibility

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    French police on patrol at the station shot the attacker dead at the scene, according to a Twitter statement from the Marseille branch of France's national police. French soldiers shot the man to death after the attacks and authorities were working to determine if he had links to Islamic extremism. A counterterrorism investigation has been opened, but no further details - including the motive - have been revealed.
  • President Trump: Rex Tillerson is 'wasting his time' with North Korea negotiations

    President Trump: Rex Tillerson is 'wasting his time' with North Korea negotiations

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    On Saturday, Tillerson had alluded to several remaining channels of communication between the USA and North Korea, saying he had asked them, "Would you like to talk?" "And I think we need to calm them down first". And the socialist leader vowed to " tame " Trump " with fire ." . The representative of Korea also denounced the American leader that he has signed the decree about introduction of sanctions against North Korea.
  • US Navy investigating reported jet crash in Tennessee

    US Navy investigating reported jet crash in Tennessee

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    Training Air Wing ONE is one of five training wings that belong to CNATRA. A T-45C Goshawk from the wing that was training in the vicinity of Tellico Plains, Tenn., has not yet returned to the air station, the statement added. An instructor and student were aboard the aircraft, which was based out of Meridian, Miss . According to WSMV in Nashville, The US Navy and the Monroe County EMA are investigating a reported plane crash near Tellico Plains, TN.
  • Trump discourages Tillerson from talking to N. Korea

    Trump discourages Tillerson from talking to N. Korea

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    President Donald Trump on Sunday diverged from the US State Department and said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was "wasting him time" opening up talks with the North Korean regime. To a senior Tillerson adviser, there was no ambiguity in Trump's earlier posts . Kim responded by saying he would "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged us dotard with fire".
  • Amit Shah Blows Gujarat Assembly Elections Bugle, Says BJP is Invincible

    Amit Shah Blows Gujarat Assembly Elections Bugle, Says BJP is Invincible

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    The assembly elections in Gujarat will be conducted in December, so there's just around 2 months left to complete the campaigning. Shah was accompanied by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel. Agitating Patidar youths disrupted his speech. "When Narendra Modi was the chief minister, he created a Gujarat development model which has today become a model for the entire country".
  • Jagmeet Singh wins NDP leadership vote

    Jagmeet Singh wins NDP leadership vote

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    Jagmeet Singh was voted the new leader of the party after one ballot in Toronto with 53.8% of the vote. Contrary to predictions by talking heads that it may take a few rounds of voting by party members to elect the leader, Singh won a decisive majority of 35,266 votes from a total 65,782 votes cast, CBC News reported.
  • 2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion's assassination

    2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion's assassination

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    They claim they were duped into believing they were taking part in a prank for a reality TV show. South Korea accuses the North of being behind the murder of Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother, who had voiced criticism of the regime after falling from grace and going to live in exile overseas.
  • Marlins' Don Mattingly may move Giancarlo Stanton to leadoff spot

    Marlins' Don Mattingly may move Giancarlo Stanton to leadoff spot

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    Derek Jeter was at Marlins Park on Sunday, watching the club that will soon be his. On his second dinger of the night, Stanton unleashed his hardest hit home run of the year at an incredible 118.7 miles per hour. "He's a big boy who can hit the ball a long way and he's done it very consistently". The Marlins had Stanton bat leadoff, hoping to maximize his opportunities for No.
  • Puerto Rico is facing an unexpected shortage after Hurricane Maria: Cash

    Puerto Rico is facing an unexpected shortage after Hurricane Maria: Cash

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    Nearly half the island's 3.4 million population are without drinking water, the US Defence Department said on Thursday. Relief workers haven't been able to distribute the goods, in part because only about 20 percent of Puerto Rico's truck drivers have reported back to work since Hurricane Maria swept through, according to a representative for Puerto Rican Gov.
  • Swedish neo-Nazis clash with anti-fascists

    Swedish neo-Nazis clash with anti-fascists

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    Three people have been arrested and several others detained by police in Gothenburg prior to a neo-Nazi demonstration in the city Saturday. The march route, which was originally meant to pass a downtown synagogue, had been ordered re-directed by Swedish courts and the rally's end time was shortened to avoid clashes with fans of a nearby soccer match.
  • Austria Face Cover Ban Comes Into Effect

    Austria Face Cover Ban Comes Into Effect

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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that the full-face veil should be prohibited in Germany " wherever it is legally possible ". "We prefer bikinis" in its campaign. Austria now has a "grand coalition" between the Social Democrats and the conservative People's Party. Support for the law is strong nonetheless, reflecting anti-Muslim attitudes in the predominantly Catholic country.