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by | September 20, 2017 | 01:03

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday the U.N. Security Council had run out of options on containing North Korea's nuclear program and that the United States might have to turn the matter over to the Pentagon.

by | September 20, 2017 | 01:01

And nationally, Applebees burgers that normally run $9 to $12 are discounted to $6.99 at all locations, just for today. Applebee's is selling all burgers for $7, and BurgerFi is cutting its cheeseburger price to $5 from $7. Today is National Cheeseburger Day, and we celebrate by not only having one of the best burgers in our city, but probably the country at least, but also by providing you with a look at the five best iconic spots to grab a cheeseburger.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:58

General Assembly. The US President's UN address was widely-awaited by the world leadership considering his bleak view of the global body - including wanting to replace the green Italian Carrara slabs that form the backdrop to the UN General Assembly.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:55

The European crisis put most of the FDP's campaign promises of economic liberalization on hold. This second vote determines the distribution of seats in parliament. She was referring to the elimination of women's health services in places in America that are under GOP control. Minister of Justice Heiko Mass, who, like Gabriel, is part of the centrist SPD , said the AfD's election programme was unconstitutional.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:57

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials say they are monitoring the "Zapad-2017" or "West-2017" war games with "calm and confidence", but many are unnerved about what they see as Moscow testing its ability to wage war against the West.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:14

Johnson spent much of yesterday afternoon engaged in a public battle with the statistics watchdog over the foreign secretary's reputation over the cash claim. "He was clear that he was united behind the prime minister's plan for Brexit", she said. Pressed on Johnson's article, she said: 'You could call it backseat driving '.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:12

According to European Union rules, if your flight is cancelled you are entitled to a refund or to be rebooked on an alternative flight: "You have the right to be rerouted to your final destination shown on your ticket at the earliest opportunity under comparable transport conditions or rebooking at a later date if that is more convenient for you".

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:15

Current forecasts predict that the islands will bear the brunt of Maria's winds; the storm is now expected to dissipate before reaching the USA coast. Tropical Storm Maria strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday afternoon and was expected to continue to gain strength, the National Hurricane Center warned Sunday at 5 pm.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:14

Senate seat after Trump appointed him attorney general. "Trump says, "'Big Luther' is a great guy who gets things done!" His visit would come three days before a runoff election between odd and Roy Moore , Alabama's former chief justice.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:13

USA officials attended a meeting on Saturday of ministers from more than 30 of the nations that signed the climate-change agreement. After a succession of mixed messages on the USA stance on climate change , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that the Trump administration was seeking "ways in which we can work with partners in the Paris climate accord".

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:08

But despite all the noise being generated on Capitol Hill, Cassidy and Co. still appear to be shy of the vote total they'd need to succeed. There are also inherent political risks in advancing Graham's bill. The state's Medicaid plan now gets about $8.5 billion a year in federal funding, according to its July report to the Legislature. McMaster hasn't elaborated on why he's been slow to endorse the health care legislation, which would send money spent on Obamacare in the form of block ...

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:54

General Assembly. Numerous attempts to reconcile have failed, including one in 2014, when Hamas and Fatah had agreed to form a national government to rule both Gaza and the West Bank unitedly. Residents of Gaza's have electricity for only a few hours a day. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, pictured here in Tehran with Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:57

United States drone attacks inside Pakistan have become infrequent over the past few years. The Shpageeza tournament, now in its fifth season, is one of a small number of Western-style sports competitions along with Afghan Premier League football that has grown up since a US-led campaign toppled the Taliban in 2001.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:13

Following a visit to Turkey yesterday , Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will meet with Germany's president in Berlin today, QNA reports. Moreover, Ankara built a military base in Qatar and reportedly has deployed around 200 troops there.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:10

A POLL has found little more than half the population of the Cowper electorate supports same sex marriage . As marriage equality surveys begin to land in mailboxes around Australia, with the first lot mailed out on Tuesday, and the "yes" and "no" advertising campaigns in full swing, concerns over the security of the controversial postal votes have been raised.

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:10

Main St.in O'Fallon. St. Louis interim police chief Lawrence O'Toole is asking that people upset with the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the shooting death of a black man demonstrate peacefully. "You all know this ain't right and you all continue to do this to us", he told a St. Louis Fox television station. The judge wrote that the statement "can be ambiguous depending on the context".

by | September 16, 2017 | 01:11

Facebook said that the fields that showed up for ProPublica in its ads interface as targetable audiences for campaigns were because of these rogue employer and education sections. Many are criticising Facebook's policy of automatically creating categories for advertisers, as it means that offensive categories could go relatively undetected unless brought to the attention of the company or the wider media, sometimes months after being in regular use.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:47

Ankara has warned Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) that there will be a "price to pay" for its insistence on holding an independence referendum later this month, calling on the administration in Arbil to think again.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:44

New Hampshire law gives those new voters 60 days to get a state driver's license; yet, Kobach noted, of those 6,540 people who registered on November 7, 5,526 people have not yet obtained a license. President Trump's Voting Integrity Commission unexpectedly revealed important evidence suggesting that a return to paper ballots is the only way to prevent the possibility of major fraud from sophisticated hacking efforts.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:44

While there are reports of Russian smugglers exporting oil and other sanctioned goods to North Korea, 90 percent of all North Korean trade goes through China. The pictures were taken above the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the north of the country. It also increases the danger of the regime's ballistic missile program.