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Miss America Blasts Trump On Climate Change

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On Sunday night, during what was a big surprise, Miss North Dakota, Cara Mund , won the Miss America pageant for the first time in the 100-year history of the contest. "I don't think the answer is to get rid of these statues", the 24-year-old Miss America contestant said. "Once we reject that, we take ourselves out of the negotiation table", she said referring to the Paris agreement. Read More »

Congress to consider alternatives to DACA

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That's a question raised by the announcement that the Trump administration will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in six months . "I wouldn't say it would be a comprehensive immigration (plan) because I don't think it would do everything", she said . Capito said it would be wrong to force those who came to the United States as children out, adding Congress should create a policy for allowing those protected under DACA to gain citizenship such as extending work ... Read More »

President Donald Trump's Press Conference with Kuwaiti Ruler Emir Al Sabah

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Trump told them that unity among Washington's Arab partners was essential to promoting regional stability and countering the threat of Iran, the statement said. Trump suggested a deal would be "worked out very quickly" if he became personally involved. Trump's holding a joint news conference at the White House with Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah. Read More »

Supreme Court agrees to temporary block on new refugees

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The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a ruling last week blocking the administration from denying entrance to refugees who have formal assurances from resettlement agencies or are in the U.S. Lower courts had blocked the ban, saying Trump overstepped his authority and unconstitutionally targeted Muslims. By that point, the original 90-day travel ban will have lapsed and the 120-day refugee ban will have just a few weeks to run. Read More »

Trump speaks with Saudi, UAE and Qatar leaders

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Qatar's official news agency, QNA, announced that the phone conference was coordinated by U.S. President Donald Trump . During the call, the Emir of Qatar expressed his desire to sit at the dialogue table and discuss the demands of the four countries. Read More »

Trump briefed on Irma; Pence going to FEMA headquarters

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President Donald Trump and members of his Cabinet bowed their heads in prayer, led by Vice President Mike Pence, as they met at Camp David in Maryland. "We're doing everything possible to help save lives and support those in need". President Donald Trump gestures towards reporters as he walks with first lady Melania Trump to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, Sept. Read More »

Kylian Mbappe: Chelsea are a great club

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Kylian Mbappe , Paris Saint-Germain's ( PSG ) new €180 million loan signing from AS Monaco , scored on his full debut as the Ligue 1 side thrashed Metz 5-1 at the Stade Saint-Symphorien on Friday. Mbappe made his debut for PSG last night against FC Metz , and what a debut it was. "I met with Arsene Wenger , who is a great coach", Mbappe told the Daily Telegraph . Read More »

Maldivian government expresses condolences over Mexican natural disaster

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Mexico's seismology service estimated it at 8.2 magnitude while the US Geological Survey put it at 8.1 - the same as in 1985, the quake-prone country's most destructive ever. Smaller tsunami waves were observed on the coast or measured by ocean gauges in several other places. The number of people killed in Mexico in Thursday night's 8.1 magnitude natural disaster on the southern coast has risen to at least 90, Reuters reports. Read More »

Bahamas' beaches left bone dry after Hurricane Irma sucks up the water

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The person who posted the video later added an update to her original post that "Long Island has the all clear". But, the water is still expected to come back with the storm surge. Cuba was hit on Saturday with winds of up to 160mph, the first time the island had suffered such a strong hurricane since 1924. Footage of a dry Bahamas shoreline hit the internet shortly after Irma swept through the Caribbean Islands. Read More »

Katia weakens to depression in Mexico; rains still a threat

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The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Katia's maximum sustained winds have dropped to 75 miles per hour (120 kph) as it hits land north of Tecolutla, in Veracruz state. State oil and gas company Pemex [PEMX.UL] has installations in and around the coast of Veracruz , but the firm has not reported any disruption to its operations. Read More »

European Union refines Brexit positions, warns on Ireland

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Addressing the issue in Brussels , the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Britain wanted to use Ireland as a test case for future UK-EU customs relationship, but Barnier added: "this will not happen". And he called for a special economic zone to be created for Northern Ireland and the border counties. Creativity and flexibility can not be at expense of integrity of the single market. Read More »

Hurricane Irma update from SC Gov.

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The evacuation begins at 10 a.m. Saturday morning. This information is detailed in the 2017 S.C. Hurricane Guide, now available at all Walgreen's stores statewide, at all rest areas along interstates and for download at scemd.org. County offices along with city of Georgetown offices will be closed Monday except for essential personnel. The governor asks that South Carolinians try not to top off their vehicles everyday. Read More »

Weather chief: Irma impossible to hype

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Click the image to see more photos . But it is expected to take that northward turn courtesy of the pull of a low-pressure trough developing over the eastern U.S. The National Hurricane Center site is also a source to trust. Gov. Ivey urged people to have an emergency preparedness plan and necessary supplies in case the storm were to take an unexpected turn. Read More »

Mar-a-Lago Irma Evacuation Ordered

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In addition, a state of emergency has been declared for the whole of Florida by both state Gov. Rick Scott and President Trump. Donald Trump Jr. got married there two weeks after Hurricane Wilma, which seems like an event unlikely to have taken place had Mar-a-Lago been the cracked, water-stained mess Trump seems to have claimed. Read More »

France's Macron urges greater European investment in Greece

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No major protests had been planned against the French president. The euro zone is emerging from the near-decade-long economic and financial crisis that nearly ripped it apart. The IMF, alongside the European Union, has participated in two of Greece's three foreign bailouts since 2010 in exchange for unpopular austerity measures. Read More »

Amit Shah prays at Lingaraj temple in Odisha capital

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He unveiled BJP's "Mission 120" for Odisha claiming that BJP will come to power in Odisha with two-third majority in the next assembly elections. However, newly joined MLAs and members of BJP state core committee Diba Chandra Hrangkhwal and Sudip Roy Barman have also left for Delhi this morning to attend the meeting. Read More »

Polk County sheriff threatens to arrest fugitives at Irma shelters

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He was pardoned by Donald Trump last month. Video footage from television channel FOX 13 showed Judd surprised that the policy had drawn national criticism. WASHINGTON | The wanted persons and sex offenders will not be allowed in shelters housing the population of the devastating hurricane Irma , warned Wednesday, a sheriff in Florida, sparking a controversy. Read More »

IAF Jets Strike Chemical Weapons Plant in Syria

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However, An-Nahr, a Beirut based newspaper, quoted Israel's former National Security Advisor Yaakov Amidror, saying that the strike targeted a weapons development and manufacturing site that was producing arms for Hezbollah. Israeli warplanes have reportedly pounded a chemical weapons facility belonging to the Syrian regime headed by President Bashar al-Assad. Israel's President Reuven Rivlin warned Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel Thursday that Iranian attempts to create a ... Read More »

Bell Pottinger 'faces collapse' as investors rush for exit

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The powerful industry regulator, with a membership of over 20,000 PR firms, found that its Professional Practices Committee was unanimous in its view that the Professional Charter and Codes of Conduct had been breached, and recommended to the PRCA Board of Management that Bell Pottinger's membership be terminated. Read More »

House passes $7.8B aid bill for Hurricane Harvey

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Chuck Schumer of NY say a three-month increase in the debt limit would help ensure that Congress would tackle health care, immigration and looming budget cuts. If a funding bill is not passed by the end of the month, the federal government would go into a partial shutdown. Even as he was declaring success in avoiding an economic crisis at least in the short term, it remained unclear whether congressional Republicans would go along with a plan that had been cooked up by Democratic leaders. Read More »

AIPSN Condemns the Murder of Gauri Lankesh

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The cold-blooded murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru unleashed outrage across the country today even as the Karnataka government quickly set up an IGP-headed Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the killing. The AIPSN demands speedy action from the Government of Karnataka to bring to book the forces that have committed this heinous crime and which continue to disturb peace and communal harmony. Read More »

Lady Gaga Cancels Her Concert After Contracting Laryngitis

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In the statement, the companies explained that unfortunately the Montreal stop of Lady Gaga's Joanne world tour had to be postponed until a later date. In the meantime she promised on Twitter that the show will be postponed. 'The best part about being in love with someone is having them there to catch you if you fall, ' she added . Read More »