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Pre-debate Biden ad deflects criticism of Obama

Pre-debate Biden ad deflects criticism of Obama Senator John Edwards. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), shakes hands with supporters after speaking at the New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention at the SNHU Arena on September 7, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, author and activist Marianne Williamson, Colorado Sen. Also, ABC has decided that candidates will be allow... [Full Article...]

Leaders dive into Day 2 of the campaign

Leaders dive into Day 2 of the campaign Trudeau kicked off his bid to remain in office ahead of an October 21 vote after meeting the country's governor general and dissolving Parliament. The NDP launched its campaign Wednesday in London, Ont., one of the regions of the province where New Democrats think they'll be able to hold onto seats. [Full Article...]

North Korea offers talks, then launches projectiles

North Korea offers talks, then launches projectiles In the late-night statement carried by state media, Choe said North Korea is willing to sit down with the United States "for comprehensive discussions in late September of the issues we have so far taken up, at a time and place to be agreed". [Full Article...]

Robert Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe's body arrives home for burial in divided Zimbabwe Mugabe died in Singapore last week at the age of 95, leaving Zimbabweans torn over the legacy of a leader once lauded as a colonial-era liberation hero , but whose autocratic 37-year rule ended in a coup in 2017. Mnangagwa, flanked by security and half a dozen soldiers carrying rifles, visited Mugabe's palatial home, known as Blue Roof, in the capital on Thursday to pay his respects. [Full Article...]

In victory for Trump, top USA court permits asylum restrictions

In victory for Trump, top USA court permits asylum restrictions The court said the rule, which requires most immigrants who want asylum to first seek safe haven in a third country through which they traveled on their way to the United States, could go into effect as litigation challenging its legality continues. [Full Article...]

Rocket explodes near U.S. embassy in Kabul

Rocket explodes near U.S. embassy in Kabul Warning terrorist groups of any such misadventure in future, Trump said, "And I'm not even talking about nuclear power". Mr Trump and First Lady Melania Trump welcomed victims' families and survivors to the White House, where they marked the anniversary with a moment of silence before the president delivered his speech at the Pentagon, where he also laid a wreath. [Full Article...]

Hundreds of Nigerians flee South Africa amid xenophobic violence

Hundreds of Nigerians flee South Africa amid xenophobic violence South Africa has faced widespread criticism for its latest outbreak of xenophobia or "Afrophobia" attacks as official responses included Nigeria boycotting the World Economic Forum Africa hosted in Cape Town last week, while Zambia and Madagascar also cancelled planned soccer games with South Africa's national team. [Full Article...]

Taliban vows to fight on after Trump says talks are 'dead'

Taliban vows to fight on after Trump says talks are 'dead' Unbeknownst to nearly everyone, the major Taliban leaders and, separately, the President of Afghanistan , were going to secretly meet with me at Camp David on Sunday. The US has taken this step after the Taliban took responsibility for the attack in Kabul last week. He said that the Taliban made a mistake. The Taliban warned the move would only hurt the Americans, adding that they'd bee... [Full Article...]

Democrats Still Pushing Impeachment After 'Three Years of Lies'

Democrats Still Pushing Impeachment After 'Three Years of Lies' In a Monday news release , Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) confirmed the reports that the panel would start to lay the official groundwork for impeachment in the coming week by setting a Thursday vote on a resolution that would lay out updated committee procedures for its "investigation to determine whether to recommend articles of impeachment" against the president. [Full Article...]

USA to commemorate September 11 as its aftermath extends and evolves

USA to commemorate September 11 as its aftermath extends and evolves New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio, and his predecessors Michael Bloomberg and Rudy Giuliani were among those who attended. She said the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a Muslim civil-rights group, was created after the attacks "because they recognized that some people did something and that all of us were starting to lose access to our civil liberties". [Full Article...]

Election not referendum is the priority, says Jeremy Corbyn in Walsall

Election not referendum is the priority, says Jeremy Corbyn in Walsall Efforts will be put into getting a Leave deal - pleasing Unite - but there will also be an option to Remain - pleasing the GMB. But we won't allow Johnson to dictate the terms. Labour's Brexit policy has shifted significantly over the past 12 months, in a series of incremental steps from last year's annual conference, when the shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer, brokered a carefully worded comp... [Full Article...]

Canada: Justin Trudeau kicks off tough election campaign

Canada: Justin Trudeau kicks off tough election campaign Throughout the campaign, both Trudeau and Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer are expected to spend a significant amount of time in the battleground ridings of the seat-rich Greater Toronto Area, where the path to victory will lie. Powers says the campaign has the potential to get nasty, and that in the end that might come back to bite the candidates.He says you need only to look at the trea... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom court rules Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament unlawful

United Kingdom court rules Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament unlawful With seven weeks to go, the government and parliament are locked in conflict over the future of Brexit , with possible outcomes ranging from leaving without a deal to another referendum that could cancel the divorce. Johnson says he wants to strike a new deal with the bloc after the agreement made by his predecessor Theresa May was rejected three times by Britain's Parliament. [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe Delegation Holds Mass for Late Leader in Singapoore

Zimbabwe Delegation Holds Mass for Late Leader in Singapoore I also don't know", he said. A spokesman for the Mugabe family could not immediately be reached for comment. Mugabe, a guerrilla leader who rose to power after Zimbabwe's independence from Britain and governed until he was ousted by the military in 2017, died in Singapore on Friday, aged 95. [Full Article...]

House lays out its impeachment probe

House lays out its impeachment probe While Republicans controlled the Senate as well at the time, a two thirds majority of Senators is required to remove a president from office after they are convicted by the House. In a committee release on Monday, Nadler said the adoption of the procedures "will help ensure our impeachment hearings are informative to Congress and the public, while providing the President with the ability to resp... [Full Article...]

Couple face charges after splurging R1.5m accidentally deposited into account

Couple face charges after splurging R1.5m accidentally deposited into account Reports mentioned Robert Williams fast police each and every he and his wife knew the "mislaid money did no longer belong to them, however they spent it anyway". The couple's account had an average balance of $US1,000 and an actual balance of $US1,121 before the mistaken deposit, the affidavit notes. "[Tiffany Williams] told the bank her husband had spent a great portion of the funds and purc... [Full Article...]

First Alert Weather: Today is the peak of the 2019 Hurricane season

First Alert Weather: Today is the peak of the 2019 Hurricane season If nothing else, the wave of complaints confirms how reliant people have become on their smartphones and fibre optic telecommunications gear that can also fail when the lights go out and backup batteries die. The hurricane center expects it to track to the northwest, into the Bahamas and over the Florida peninsula over the next few days. NHC gave this system 2-day and 5-day odds of development o... [Full Article...]

Syria: Turkey, US Hold Joint Ground Patrol in Northern Syrian 'Safe Zone'

Syria: Turkey, US Hold Joint Ground Patrol in Northern Syrian 'Safe Zone' The YPG, which has been the main U.S. ally in the fight against Islamic State in Syria , is considered a terrorist organisation by Ankara, which says it is an extension of Kurdish militants in Turkey . Military officials at the US Central Command and the European Command are scheduled to meet with their Turkish counterparts on Tuesday, the Turkish Defense Ministry said on Twitter. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu vows to annex Jordan Valley 'immediately' if re-elected

Netanyahu vows to annex Jordan Valley 'immediately' if re-elected Hundreds of thousands of settlers live in outposts in the West Bank, which Israel's military continues to rule, controlling the lives of more than 2.5 million Palestinians. Unlike Israeli settlers, West Bank Palestinians are not Israeli citizens and do not have the right to vote. Washington has been saying for months that it will release the political component of its highly anticipated peace ... [Full Article...]

Trump's North Carolina rally to be a test for his clout, GOP

Trump's North Carolina rally to be a test for his clout, GOP KEITH: So in short, he thinks that President Trump needs a serious primary challenge, so there can be a conversation and debate about what it means to be a Republican, which he says hasn't really happened during the Trump presidency because President Trump is the leader of the Republican Party, and he tends to crush his opponents, like Sanford. [Full Article...]


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