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Oct 02 2017

Mayor of Puerto Rico capital says she's done waiting for help

Trump fired back with a series of tweets Saturday , calling her leadership "poor". De Blasio, a Democrat running against Republican Nicole Malliotakis and a string ...

Oct 02 2017

'Poor Leadership': Trump Attacks San Juan Mayor Who Slammed 'Inefficient' Aid Effort

Amid the economic woes, the island has also seen the largest percentage drop in population of any US state or territory since 2010, which will likely hamper any recovery....

Oct 02 2017

Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea

The North Korean state news agency, Uriminzokkiri, vowed the country would become a "state nuclear force" after it conducted its sixth nuclear test earlier this month...

Oct 02 2017

NAS Meridian training jet may have crashed in Tennessee

Training Air Wing ONE received a report that the aircraft, possibly a T-45, crashed. A news release from the military said a T-45C Goshawk had been training in the ...

Oct 02 2017

AUSTRIA: Ban on full-face veil goes into effect

Last week, the Austrian government issued posters and leaflets threatening Muslim women with fines for wearing face veils ahead of the introduction of the controversial b...

Oct 02 2017

Iraqi Kurdish Leaders Form Council To Handle Referendum-Related Issues

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has backed off the previously threatened use of force but has said that the government will take other measures to keep his country f...

Oct 02 2017

Trump says Puerto Rico mayors 'want everything done for them'

People say I remind them of an National Football League player because I'm combative, I like to win and I might have a degenerative brain disease". Criticized for its...

Oct 02 2017

Vanuatu steps up evacuation as volcano spews ash

Vanuatu called for global help through the FRANZ partnership, which groups France, Australia and New Zealand, and aims to evacuate the island by October 6. He said people...

Oct 02 2017

Sebastian Vettel was involved in a insane incident after the Malaysian GP

The Briton, 34 points clear of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and on his way to a fourth title, started in pole position but lost out to Red Bull's Max Verstappen . ...

Oct 02 2017

Deficit rules may force GOP tax reform to be temporary

The tax plan does not outline what tax benefits will be cut to compensate for the revenue cuts. "They literally want to tax you on the taxes you pay", Cuomo said . "Wi...

Oct 02 2017

Trump says Tillerson 'wasting his time' attempting to negotiate with North Korea

Trump's tweets undermining his secretary of state follow his attacks Saturday on San Juan's mayor over the Puerto Rico hurricane crisis and come a day after Tillerson ...

Oct 02 2017

Nawaz Sharif's indictment in graft cases postponed

The directives were passed by Judge Muhammad Bashir who quoted a clause of NAB ordinance for separating the case of Nawaz Sharif from his children Hassan, Hussain, Maryam...

Oct 02 2017

SpaceX founder unveils his mission to Mars

Musk said that SpaceX will eventually start stockpiling vehicles in their current fleet ( Consisting of Falcon 9s, Falcon Heavy, and the Dragon spacecrafts ) and then fo...

Oct 02 2017

Relief Efforts in Battered Puerto Rico

But the breakdown of the island's supply chain has left many concerned that the move will not be enough to get goods to the people who need them most . Funds and in ki...

Oct 02 2017

Active shooter reported at Mandalay Bay Casino in Las Vegas

Initial reports suggest there are multiple casualties, with hundreds of people seen fleeing the area. Country singer Jake Owen, who appeared to be in Mandalay Bay, twe...

Oct 02 2017

San Juan Mayor Says 'No Time For Politics' After Trump's Taunts

Trump, who plans to visit the island on Tuesday, fired off a series of angry tweets from his private golf club in New Jersey, taking aim at the mayor of San Juan , the...

Oct 02 2017

10-Year-Old Boy Dies as Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Poonch

The injured have been rushed to the hospital. Meanwhile, security forces foiled infiltration bid Kashmir's Keran sector. The troops guarding the borderline retaliated...

Oct 02 2017

Catalonia independence vote: Spanish foreign minister says police violence 'not extraordinary'

Scuffles broke out between armed offices in helmets and crowds as people waved ballot papers in the air. "The sole objective of today's operation has been to ensure tha...

Oct 02 2017

Donald Trump Makes Himself the Victim in the Puerto Rico Crisis

Hurricane Maria devastated power and communications systems when it blew over the Caribbean island ten days ago, leaving numerous country's 3.4 million residents witho...

Oct 02 2017

Puerto Rico public schools may not reopen for weeks

Ricardo Rosello and congreswoman Jennifer Gonzalez-Colon as well as U.S. Virgin Islands Gov. Kenneth Mapp. Trump had repeatedly praised the residents of those states as...