• Great Britain snatch 4x100m relay as Usain Bolt's career ends in injury
Great Britain snatch 4x100m relay as Usain Bolt's career ends in injury

Usain said to me "I don't like this", because we keep on warming up, and sitting, and warming up". Jamaica's 110m hurdles world champion Omar McLeod - who ran the first leg - likewise pointed the finger at organizers for denying his country's greatest star a more fitting swansong.

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  • Asean, China adopt framework for crafting code on South China Sea
Asean, China adopt framework for crafting code on South China Sea

In a joint statement following a meeting Monday of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his Australian and Japanese counterparts, the three officials "expressed serious concerns over maritime disputes in the South China Sea ". The ministers underscored the importance of upholding the rules-based order, called on all states to respect freedom of...

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  • 'N Korean missiles can reach Guam in 14 minutes'
'N Korean missiles can reach Guam in 14 minutes'

He did not elaborate on Guam's defences but the island houses two USA military installations, and is also armed with a sophisticated weapons system known as THAAD, which can destroy short, medium and intermediate-range missiles in their final phase of flight.

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  • Central Intelligence Agency chief: Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again
Central Intelligence Agency chief: Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again

But be careful, the increased likelihood of a nuclear missile strikes the United States is a very unsafe threat", added the director of the u.s. central intelligence agency. "This administration has made our policy very clear". In a separate interview on ABC News, Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, struck a similar tone.

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  • India probing dozens of child deaths amid oxygen disruption at hospital
India probing dozens of child deaths amid oxygen disruption at hospital

Twenty-three children died last Thursday when, according to the statement, "the pressure of the liquid oxygen supply became low and 52 reserve oxygen cylinders were pressed into service". Uttar Pradesh , India's most populated state, is ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party. He dubbed the suspension of the p...

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  • Lady Killed in Triple Homicide, Police Arrested A Man in Long Island
Lady Killed in Triple Homicide, Police Arrested A Man in Long Island

A friend of Melissa was able to escape and call for help. She was hospitalized in stable condition. "He went to the garage, he obtained a large hammer". He was arrested after the police found him asleep in a auto, two miles from the house. Denis Simpson said his daughter, Janel (pictured, March 2016), had worked late as a secretary at Northwell H...

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  • After Sanctioning Pyongyang, China Says the Ball's in Everyone Else's Court
After Sanctioning Pyongyang, China Says the Ball's in Everyone Else's Court

But it's doubtful if the sanctions , which came following North Korea's test-firing of two intercontinental ballistic missiles in July, will pressure the reclusive state into negotiations. Diplomats say they believe that Beijing has used its influence over countries who have chaired ASEAN in the past to dilute the group's stand on the South ...

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  • North Korea calls Seoul's foreign minister derogatory term for women
North Korea calls Seoul's foreign minister derogatory term for women

They are likely to slash the country's US$3 billion annual export revenue by a third. He says the North is "ready to teach the USA a severe lesson with its nuclear strategic force". Speaking in NY after the Security Council adopted the new resolution Saturday, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley stressed that the joint drills would not stop.

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  • Stephanopoulos Forces Scaramucci to Listen to His Vuglar Interview With Ryan Lizza
Stephanopoulos Forces Scaramucci to Listen to His Vuglar Interview With Ryan Lizza

Meanwhile, the White House is still without a communications director after Scaramucci's sudden departure just 11 days after he was appointed. The former Wall Steet tycoon was pushed out following a profanity-laced phone call with New Yorker reporter Ryan Lizza which he said was "mischaracterized".

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  • The Hermit Kingdom of North Korea
The Hermit Kingdom of North Korea

The Labour leader has called on President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un to "wind down the war of rhetoric". "We can not play fast and loose with nuclear weapons and nuclear threats". president of "driving" the Korean peninsula to the "brink of a nuclear war". Mr Trump has threatened to rain "fire and fury" on the reclusive state after Pyongyan...

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  • Slightly lower rain chances Sunday
Slightly lower rain chances Sunday

Less rain is expected versus Thursday's storms, which brought widespread moisture to eastern Colorado - though a few storms may reach the severe range and bring hail up to one inch and 60 mile per hour wind gusts. Scattered and isolated showers and thunderstorms will form over the foothills Friday and spread to the northern plains by early afternoo...

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  • Tropical Storm Gert expected to form
Tropical Storm Gert expected to form

The system had sustained winds of 35 miles per hour with gusts up to 46 miles per hour late Saturday night. The low pressure area off the coast of Florida is now moving north and is given a slight, 10 percent, chance of becoming a tropical cyclone over the next five days.

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  • Nuclear confrontation with North Korea would be
Nuclear confrontation with North Korea would be "catastrophic": Mattis

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is expected to deliver a speech next week to mark Liberation Day, when the Korean peninsula secured freedom from the rule of Japan. But he says that, until that happens, the U.S. But any modernization is thanks to Obama, for now: But making the nuclear arsenal strong again started before he took office, for in...

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  • Scaramucci: Trump Should Have Been 'Much Harsher' On White Supremacy
Scaramucci: Trump Should Have Been 'Much Harsher' On White Supremacy

The rally in Charlottesville was organized by far-right nationalists on Saturday as a protest against the removal of a monument to Confederate Gen. "I think he's of the impression there is hatred on all sides". SCARAMUCCI: Let's leave it up to the president. His hiring led to the departures of both Sean Spicer and Reince Priebus , Mr Trump's...

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  • Corbyn: UK should stay out of any military action against North Korea
Corbyn: UK should stay out of any military action against North Korea

But Peter Galbraith, the former U.S. Ambassador to Croatia in the 1990s during the war in the Balkans, told the Herald the back channel between the U.S. "I think our president should listen to his advisers and maybe zip his lip because he was never in the military and he may not know how the military works".

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  • Death toll from Nepal floods, landslide rises to 40
Death toll from Nepal floods, landslide rises to 40

In the popular jungle safari resort of Sauraha in Chitwan, hotels were forced to shift their guests to higher floors as waters rushed into the premises. Jhapa, Morang Sunsari, Sapttari, Siraha, Sarlahi, Rautahat, Banke, Bardiya and Dang districts were the worst affected by flood. We will remind, earlier it was reported that as a result of deteriora...

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  • Odisha swine flu toll rises to six
Odisha swine flu toll rises to six

Sources in private hospitals say most suspected cases of swine flu have tested positive after all the required tests were conducted. There is no dearth of medicines and vaccines for swine flu in Delhi. "Usually, swine flu cases are reported in winters when the maximum temperature is below 20 degrees Celsius". In city, 13 samples of swine flu susp...

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  • No Easy Military Options in North Korea
No Easy Military Options in North Korea

Secretary of Defense James Mattis told reporters on Thursday evening. Though not a direct response to the "fire and fury" statement, North Korea's army announced hours after that it was preparing a plan for missile strike on the US territory of Guam should Washington carry out military action against the DPRK.

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  • French leader urges calm in North Korea crisis
French leader urges calm in North Korea crisis

Trump will direct US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to determine whether any Chinese laws, policies or practices discriminate against or harm American innovators and technology companies, the officials said. Trump has escalated his harsh criticism of North Korea for days, tweeting Friday that the United States had military options "locked a...

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  • North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks
North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks

London's FTSE 100 dipped by about 90 points, or more than 1%, in morning trading on Friday, adding to a slump of more than 100 points the day before and taking it to its lowest level since May. The dollar was up 0.05 percent to 109.25 yen, after earlier falling to a sixteen-week low following data showing USA consumer prices rose less than ex...

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