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World News Two Koreas aim for agreement to unlock nuclear talks
Author: 0 Two Koreas aim for agreement to unlock nuclear talks

After a day of ceremonials and lunch, the two leaders held a two-hour summit meeting, with talks scheduled to continue tomorrow. Kim pledged to work toward the "complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula" during his first encounter with Moon in the Demilitarised Zone that separates the two Koreas in April, and at his summit with Trump in June.

Author: 0 Fears 'US Border Patrol killer' may have more victims

It didn't work. Ortiz, 35, a Border Patrol agent, was arrested without incident in the slayings of four women in a two-week period, including two women who were killed after another woman escaped his truck Friday night and alerted police, authorities said.

World News Trump raises stakes with new round of China tariffs
Author: 0 Trump raises stakes with new round of China tariffs

The 10 per cent USA tariff will take effect on September 24, and an escalation to 25 per cent in January was delayed in order to give US companies an opportunity to adjust their supply chains, two senior administration officials said in a briefing for reporters on Monday.

World News The Secretary of State ROASTS 'Unseemly' John Kerry — POMPEO UNLEASHED
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Former Secretary of State John F. Kerry sat down with the Los Angeles Times' Patt Morrison at the Theatre at Ace Hotel on Saturday to discuss his new book, " Every Day Is Extra ". Michael Flynn. In an appearance on Fox News , Kerry admitted that he was meeting with diplomats from foreign nations but claimed there was no wrongdoing.

World News Trump Studying Possibility of Permanent US Base in Poland
Author: 0 Trump Studying Possibility of Permanent US Base in Poland

The US now supplies most of the troops, about 900, for a rotating North Atlantic Treaty Organisation battalion in Poland as part of the alliance response to Russian intervention in Ukraine and Moscow's muscle-flexing along its western borders involving large-scale military exercises.

World News FEMA Administrator Uses Spousal Abuse to Dispute Puerto Rico Death Toll
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But I had no idea that after the Milken Institute School of Public Health, of which I am the dean, released our independent study , that the issue would be the subject of several presidential tweets . This is the main reason our analysis produced somewhat larger estimates than the other studies. There are still people that don't have access to clean water and there are still people that still don't have electricity in their towns.

World News Trump aide says sex claim against Brett Kavanaugh should be heard
Author: 0 Trump aide says sex claim against Brett Kavanaugh should be heard

John Feehery, a Republican strategist, says the #MeToo movement is not just about justice - it's also about punishing those who have been in power for a long time . Among the GOP defectors was Sen. Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, who received Ford's letter over the summer, said she didn't reveal it to protect Ford's confidentiality.

Author: 0 White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

According to the Washington Post , Ford , who had also contacted the newspaper in July, made a decision to go public after it became clear people were learning her identity. Democrats complained that there was not a thorough FBI investigation of the allegations that took place, and no witnesses other than Hill and Thomas who were called.

World News Trump administration cuts refugee admissions to 30,000
Author: 0 Trump administration cuts refugee admissions to 30,000

It compares with a 45,000-refugee limit set by President Donald Trump for 2018 and 50,000 the year before. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced a cut in the annual refugee cap on Monday. While Pompeo said the US remains the most generous nation to refugees , the proposal was met with swift outrage from refugee resettlement agencies and human rights groups like Church World Service and Refugees International, calling it " appalling ", "an affront to American communities", and "a ...

Author: 0 Senators Get Their Message Out Ahead of Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

To them, lying seems to be part of the strategy, a cynical weapon to be used against their opponents. Lying under oath can not and must not be rewarded with a seat on the nation's highest court. Quoting Justice Thomas from his nomination hearing, Mr. Feehery said this seems like another "high-tech lynching", this time "of a white Irish Catholic guy".

World News Man Used Toddler to Steal Prizes from Mall Arcade Game
Author: 0 Man Used Toddler to Steal Prizes from Mall Arcade Game

The suspect told a small, female toddler to climb into the bottom of the game at the Mall at Rockingham Park in Salem, police said. A man is wanted by police after being filmed sending his daughter inside a BarBerCut Lite cabinet, where she was able to get her tiny hands on some prizes and retrieve them before the pair (and another child, believed to be the man's son) left the scene.

Author: 0 Body of 1-Year-Old Swept Away in Flood Is Found

It happened Sunday night in the 7800 block of Highway 218. It was then when Lee lost her grip on her son and he drifted away, the news station reported . Kaiden Lee-Welch's died after being swept away by floodwaters, officials said on September 17, 2018. Authorities say Wright tried to drive through the flooded road and his was was washed into a field.

World News Confirmation of Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh in doubt
Author: 0 Confirmation of Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh in doubt

Ford went public with her allegation in an article published by The Washington Post on Sunday. President Trump on Monday (Tuesday NZT) told reporters that "if it takes a little delay, it'll take a little delay" to vet the allegations against Kavanaugh, who is now a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

World News Dagga officially legal for private use in SA
Author: 0 Dagga officially legal for private use in SA

He added that it would not be a criminal offence for an adult person to use or be in possession of cannabis in private for their personal consumption in private. Rastafarian Garreth Prince and leader of Dagga party Jeremy Acton brought the case. Zondo took the view that it should be the left to Parliament to decide on the quantity of cannabis that an adult person may use, possess or cultivate in order for it to amount to "personal use".

World News Senate to Hold Public Hearing on Kavanaugh Sexual-Assault Allegation
Author: 0 Senate to Hold Public Hearing on Kavanaugh Sexual-Assault Allegation

Christine Blasey Ford alleges that at a high-school party 36 years ago, 17-year-old Brett Kavanaugh pinned her to a bed, tried to remove her clothes, and covered her mouth so she couldn't scream. But Senator Jeff Flake, a committee member, told The Washington Post and Politico in interviews on Sunday that he is "not comfortable" voting for Mr Kavanaugh until he learns more about the allegation.

World News Kim Jong-un greets Moon Jae-in as inter-Korean summit starts
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People watch a TV screen showing South Korean President Moon Jae-in being welcomed by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un upon his arrival at the airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, on September 18, 2018. Another possible area of progress could be on a formal agreement ending the Korean War, which was halted in 1953 by what was meant to be a temporary armistice .

World News Russian Federation military jet vanishes from radar off Syria with 14 aboard
Author: 0 Russian Federation military jet vanishes from radar off Syria with 14 aboard

The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement Tuesday that the Il-20 jet went off radar 22 miles away from the coast late Monday as it was returning to the Russian base near the city of Lattakia. Syrian state media on September 4 said its air defenses had downed several Israeli missiles in the coastal province of Tartus and in central Hama. A Pentagon spokesman said the USA was not involved and declined to provide further details.

World News Dining couple fall ill in United Kingdom town hit by poisoning
Author: 0 Dining couple fall ill in United Kingdom town hit by poisoning

Wiltshire Police said the area surrounding Prezzo restaurant has been closed while they work to establish what caused the "medical incident" involving a man and a woman on Sunday. A statement from police following the incident said it was not clear if a crime had been committed and enquiries remained ongoing. Mrs Worne, from Yapton, near Arundel, West Sussex, said a "beautiful blonde woman", who was sat on the table next to hers, raised the alarm after her friend fell ill upstairs.

Author: 0 Russian Federation loses contact with aircraft with 14 on board in Syria

The reconnaissance aircraft was on its way to the Khmeimim airbase and was about 35km from the Syrian coast when it disappeared, the Russian defence ministry said. The sources also claimed the country's air defenses shot down a number of incoming missiles. The ministry said that the jet had gone off the radar around 11pm Monday (2000 GMT) during an attack by four Israeli F-16 jets over Syrian infrastructure in the province of Latakia, a stronghold of President Bashar al-Assad.

Author: 0 Trump orders DNI, DOJ to declassify documents related to Russian Federation investigation

Adam Schiff , D-Calif., said in a statement that also raised concerns about the possibility that intelligence sources and methods could be compromised by the release ordered by Trump. Ohr was also one of the senior officials whose text messages were ordered released by Trump on Monday. Democrats say that Trump and his allies are politicizing a law enforcement investigation in order to protect the White House.

World News US to impose tariffs on $200b in Chinese goods
Author: 0 US to impose tariffs on $200b in Chinese goods

Vehicles and components appeared on both lists. US President Donald Trump has made a decision to impose tariffs on US$200 billion in Chinese imports and could make the announcement in the coming days, US media reported. US President Donald Trump waves during joint statements with China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017.

World News Imran Khan propped up by Pakistan Army: Union Minister VK Singh
Author: 0 Imran Khan propped up by Pakistan Army: Union Minister VK Singh

In 2016 a wave of forced repatriations sparked fears of a humanitarian crisis, with Human Rights Watch issuing a scathing report describing Pakistan's "coercive" approach. VK Singh also reiterated India's stance regarding bilateral talks saying, " I think our policy is very clear. "Dialogue can happen only when the environment is conducive", Singh said when asked whether there were attempts by Pakistan to initiate dialogue with India.

World News 4 killed, 9 wounded in shooting at Mexico mariachi square
Author: 0 4 killed, 9 wounded in shooting at Mexico mariachi square

The former Mexico City mayor, who takes office December 1, has vowed that new strategies under the city's incoming mayor, Claudia Sheinbaum, will be effective. The capital is on track to register a record number of homicides this year, and reversing that trend is part of incoming President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's enormous challenge to stem crime and violence nationwide.