• Cambodia charges opposition leader Kem Sokha with treason

    Cambodia charges opposition leader Kem Sokha with treason

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    The National Democratic Institute, a US-funded pro-democracy organization, was shut down and foreign staff given seven days to leave the country. Mr Hun Sen has steadily increased his rhetoric against the U.S., ending joint military exercises, expelling a United States pro-democracy group and on Sunday accusing Washington of conspiring with Mr Kem Sokha .
  • United States and South Korea to Revise Bilateral Missile Treaty

    United States and South Korea to Revise Bilateral Missile Treaty

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    Under a bilateral agreement with the United States, South Korea is now restricted to ballistic missiles with a maximum range of 800km and a payload of 500km. The roadmap envisions a suspension of all nuclear and missile tests from North Korea in exchange for a freeze of US-South Korea drills in the region.
  • United Nations holds emergency meeting on North Korea

    United Nations holds emergency meeting on North Korea

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    South Korea , Japan and the United States beef up regional security as North Korea tests what it says is a hydrogen bomb designed for an ICBM. The two factors combined to create the appearance of a rift between the two men at a moment of fresh crisis in the region.
  • Prevalecerán lluvias intensas y vientos fuertes en BCS por Lidia

    Prevalecerán lluvias intensas y vientos fuertes en BCS por Lidia

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    Sobre las muertes registradas, autoridades detallaron que una madre intentaba resguardarse junto a su bebé y la corriente prácticamente le arrebató al pequeño. El sistema ocasionará tormentas mayores a 250 milímetros en Baja California Sur , torrenciales en Sinaloa y precipitaciones intensas en Baja California , Sonora y Durango .
  • Airtel vs Reliance Jio: Best available recharge plans

    Airtel vs Reliance Jio: Best available recharge plans

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    The validity of Airtel plan is 84 days. The user gets talktime worth Rs 35 and Rs 58, respectively , in these plans, which have no fixed expiry date . On the other hand, Jio is offering Rs 49 plan under which it is offering unlimited voice calling facility, 600MB of 4G data for 3 days. The offer validity is 84 days.
  • Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years

    Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years

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    Though it was originally celebrated by street parades and festivals for workers and their families, now officials address are more likely to address the nation through newspapers, televisions and the web, and families spend their weekend at cookouts, shopping or packing up their white clothes for the remainder of the year.
  • What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating?

    What is Labor Day and why are we celebrating?

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    While most people today think of Labor Day as the last weekend of summer, it was actually founded to recognize the men and women and "industrial spirit" of the American workforce. Thank goodness some office workers and bankers are also off work today or they could just call it "non-essential government workers day off". Labor Day, like similar holidays, can be slower than normal.
  • US Celebrates Labor Day

    US Celebrates Labor Day

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    Many workers ended up losing a day's pay in order to participate in the parade. "We want more school houses and less jails; more books and less arsenals; more learning and less vice; more constant work and less crime; more leisure and less greed; more justice and less revenge; in fact, more of the opportunities to cultivate our better natures".
  • Remember workers and gains of organized labor

    Remember workers and gains of organized labor

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    So let's celebrate Labor Day today, with appreciation for the workers who make this country strong. Municipal governments first recognized Labor Day in 1885, but it was first celebrated in New York City three years earlier by the Central Labor Union.
  • Celebrate workers on Labor Day

    Celebrate workers on Labor Day

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    The first Labor Day celebrated on the books dates back to NY in 1882. The American worker is not living the dream those who celebrated the first Labor Day envisioned for our country. But other historians propose that another man, Matthew Maguire, a machinist, was the founder of the holiday. In 1894, Congress passed legislation setting aside the first Monday of every September to recognise and honour American workers.
  • Spectators badly burnt in horror 'flash fire' at Australian vehicle festival

    Spectators badly burnt in horror 'flash fire' at Australian vehicle festival

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    The event was shut down after the incident. Twelve people have been injured after fuel from a competition vehicle ignited and burned spectators at an Australian motor event. "If you have concerns for friends and family please contact the Alice Springs Hospital on (08) 8951 7777". Red Centre NATS said in a statement the racing event was cancelled after the fire.
  • USA warns of 'massive military response' to N Korea

    USA warns of 'massive military response' to N Korea

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    US President Donald Trump has sought willingness to be briefed about the "many military options" available to face what the West considers North Korea's nuclear threat. "The Trump Administration could announce that it is prepared to intercept future North Korean missile tests, when feasible", Bennett said. Trump also earlier said over social media that the US was mulling ceasing trade with countries that did business with North Korea, a move that would halt commerce with China and numerous ...
  • Pregnant woman, two children die in Berks County house fire

    Pregnant woman, two children die in Berks County house fire

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    Hollenbach said that Berks County Deputy Coroner Kurt E. Katzenmoyer pronounced the 5-year-old child dead at 4:27 a.m. Sunday, and Wilder and the 2-year-old at 4:28 a.m. Two dogs also died in the fire. State police in Reading from the Fire Marshal's Unit are investigating. The coroner's office said autopsies are scheduled for next week.
  • Is There Garbage Pickup On Labor Day 2017?

    Is There Garbage Pickup On Labor Day 2017?

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    Some offices are shut down, along with schools; most banks are closed and mail is on hold as well. Inskip Pool, located at 4204 Bruhin Road, will be open on Labor Day from 11 a.m. The library will be closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The landfill will be closed, collection sites will be walk through only and there will be no garbage service on Monday.
  • In Nirmala Sitharaman's elevation, a strong message to TN

    In Nirmala Sitharaman's elevation, a strong message to TN

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    Asked whether dealing with Pakistan in view of the terrorism issue will be her priority, she said "I have not even taken charge. I can serve the country with something which is constantly on the top of my mind", she said adding that she was "very grateful" to the Prime Minister for the confidence he has in her.
  • Mattis warns N Korea of 'massive military response'

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    On Sunday, Kim Jong Un's regime said North Korea's sixth nuclear test was a "perfect success" and involved a bomb created to be mounted on its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile. Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said there was no doubt this was North Korea's sixth nuclear test, calling it "unforgivable". Members of Congress expressed alarm at the North's test and emphasised strengthening United States missile defences.
  • North Korea may have conducted sixth nuclear test

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    In a phone call between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae both expressed their support for a new Security Council resolution, according to media reports. A series of U.S. and United Nations-backed sanctions seem to have had little effect on Pyongyang. China is a large trading partner of North Korea, but it is also the largest US trading partner in terms of goods imported and exported.
  • FTC issues warning about Hurricane Harvey scams

    FTC issues warning about Hurricane Harvey scams

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    Good intentions are not quite enough when you are dealing with resources from other people. But some could be scams. "Those are the ones you know - the American Red Cross - they have a website where you can security make a donation ". Before lending a helping hand to victims in the wake of Harvey, make sure your donation counts. The best way to make sure your contribution doesn't end up in some scammer's pocket is to be cautious while you're being generous.
  • Japan may push for oil embargo after 'intolerable' nuclear test

    Japan may push for oil embargo after 'intolerable' nuclear test

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    Trump called North Korea a "rogue nation" after they tested a hydrogen bomb . He said people need to cut off North Korea economically. North Korea's nuclear test and "aggressive" missile testing program "represents a clear and present threat to the safety and security of its neighbours and the worldwide community", Trudeau said in a statement released Sunday.