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World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan - Washington Post

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World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan
Washington Post
SEOUL, South Korea — Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked after North Korea's foreign minister said his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. The ...
Prospect of Atmospheric Nuclear Test by North Korea Raises Specter of DangerNew York Times
Trump And Kim Are Trading Personal Threats As Millions Of Lives Hang In The BalanceHuffPost
North Korea's H-bomb threat comes with potential risksFox News
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Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district - Washington Post

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:39

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Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district
Washington Post
MEXICO CITY — In the stylish Condesa neighborhood young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since a 7.1-magnitude earthquake toppled buildings just blocks away began on a somber note.
Tempers fray as search for survivors winds down after Mexico quakeReuters
At least 3000 buildings found damaged in Mexico City as search narrows for earthquake's last possible survivorsLos Angeles Times
Video shows dramatic rescue after Mexico earthquakeCBS News
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Mexican town shakes off shock after quake, begins to move forward - CNN International

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 20:06

CNN International

Mexican town shakes off shock after quake, begins to move forward
CNN International
Jojutla, Mexico (CNN) Days after a deadly earthquake in the battered the small market town of Jojutla, collective shock and fear have already given way to the gritty work of cleaning up and moving forward. Businesses and homes in the Mexican town's ...

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After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico's rare bioluminescent bays may go dark - USA TODAY

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:00

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After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico's rare bioluminescent bays may go dark
USA TODAY
The winds and deadly flooding of Hurricane Maria didn't just knock out power to Puerto Rico. The storm may have also destroyed the island's most beautiful natural wonders. Puerto Rico is home to three bioluminescent bays, bodies of water full of ...
Carlos Beltran starts Hurricane Maria relief effort with $1 million donationESPN
Puerto Rico's Complicated History with the United StatesHistory
Carlos Beltran and Wife Jessica Start Puerto Rico Fundraiser With $1M DonationSports Illustrated
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Indonesia: Bali volcano highest alert issued - BBC News

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:17

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Indonesia: Bali volcano highest alert issued
BBC News
Indonesia has issued its highest level alert for a volcano on Bali, warning that an eruption on the popular tourist island could be imminent. About 10,000 people have already been evacuated, with officials urging people to stay at least nine kilometres ...
Bali volcano: Australians warned to check travel plans as 240000 residents urged to evacuateThe Sydney Morning Herald
11000 people have been evacuated as tremors shake Mount Agung volcano in BaliBusiness Insider
Indonesia raises Bali volcano alert to highest levelNEWS.com.au
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Brazil Army Deploys in Rio Slum as Drug-Related Violence Worsens - U.S. News & World Report

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:15

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Brazil Army Deploys in Rio Slum as Drug-Related Violence Worsens
U.S. News & World Report
Armed Forces take up position during a operation after violent clashes between drug gangs in Rocinha slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 22, 2017. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes Reuters. RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Hundreds of Brazilian soldiers ...
Brazil's army sent to quell Rio favela violenceBBC News
Army mobilizes in Rio as shootings erupt in several areasNew York Daily News
Brazil's army returns to Rio favela amid clashes between gangs and policeThe Guardian
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Syrian Activist and Her Daughter Fatally Stabbed in Turkey - New York Times

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:29

New York Times

Syrian Activist and Her Daughter Fatally Stabbed in Turkey
New York Times
Halla Barakat and her mother, Orouba, were found stabbed to death, relatives and a Turkish news agency said. Credit ABC News. ISTANBUL — A Syrian activist and her daughter, a journalist, have been found murdered in their apartment in Istanbul, family ...
American Journalist and Activist Mom Found Strangled and Stabbed in Turkey: ReportsPEOPLE.com
Syrian dissident and her American daughter killed in their Istanbul homeWashington Post
US condemns murder of Syrian-American journalist, motherThe Hill
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Search for girl trapped beneath rubble in Mexico comes to puzzling end: She never existed - ABC News

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:25

Search for girl trapped beneath rubble in Mexico comes to puzzling end: She never existed
ABC News
After a 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico City Tuesday, a frantic search ensued for a 12-year-old girl believed to be trapped beneath the rubble of her collapsed school. But in a bizarre turn of events, officials now say she never existed ...

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What Is the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and an Atomic Bomb? - TIME

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:22

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What Is the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and an Atomic Bomb?
TIME
North Korea warned this week that it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, after saying the country had already successfully detonated one. A hydrogen bomb has never been used in battle by any country, but experts say it has the power to ...

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Daddy Yankee's fans fill 4 trucks with donations in NY - Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:26

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Daddy Yankee's fans fill 4 trucks with donations in NY
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
FILE - In this April 28, 2016 file photo, singer Daddy Yankee performs during the Latin Billboard Awards in Coral Gables, Fla. Daddy Yankee's fans filled four trucks on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, during his concert in New York City with donations after ...

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Puerto Rico evacuates western towns as dam fails - UPI.com

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:35

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Puerto Rico evacuates western towns as dam fails
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A child plays in a flooded street in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, in Catano, Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria, the most powerful storm to hit Puerto Rico in nearly a century, has knocked out power to all of the island's 3 million residents. Photo by ...

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Iran Shows Off New Ballistic Missile At Military Parade - NPR

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:21

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Iran Shows Off New Ballistic Missile At Military Parade
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Iran's military says its Khorramshahr missile has a range of 2,000 kilometers and can carry multiple warheads. Tasnim News Agency hide caption. toggle caption. Tasnim News Agency. Iran's military says its Khorramshahr missile has a range of 2,000 ...
Rouhani Lashes Back at Trump, as Iran Unveils New MissileNew York Times
Iran unveils new long-range ballistic missileCNN
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5 things Trump did this week while you weren't looking - Politico

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:15

Politico

5 things Trump did this week while you weren't looking
Politico
All eyes were on New York this week, as President Donald Trump took the podium at the United Nations and threatened war with North Korea. Back in Washington, the House was on recess and the Senate scrambled to find 50 Republican votes to pass their ...
'Cold War-light' policy toward North Korea not a sure-fire winThe Hill
This is no way to dismantle a nuclear bombCNN
North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other madBBC News
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Spain and Catalonia Wrestle Over .Cat Internet Domain - New York Times

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:31

New York Times

Spain and Catalonia Wrestle Over .Cat Internet Domain
New York Times
Given the online popularity of cats, the domain name .cat should be a feline goldmine. But the name has been taken by Catalonian websites. Credit Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters. On the same day this week that the Spanish authorities stormed the offices of the ...
The Latest: Spanish prosecutor seeking sedition chargesWashington Post
Spain sends more police to block Catalonia referendumReuters
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Why would anyone in Puerto Rico want a hurricane? Because someone will get rich. - Washington Post

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:27

Washington Post

Why would anyone in Puerto Rico want a hurricane? Because someone will get rich.
Washington Post
Among those I interviewed this summer about Puerto Rico's economic crisis was a local wealth manager who was extremely upbeat about the economic climate. Anticipating government default, she had redirected her clients' assets toward U.S. stocks.

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Rouhani Lashes Back at Trump, as Iran Unveils New Missile - New York Times

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 10:27

New York Times

Rouhani Lashes Back at Trump, as Iran Unveils New Missile
New York Times
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran, center, at a military parade outside Tehran on Friday. Credit Ebrahim Noroozi/Associated Press. Escalating a war of words with the United States, President Hassan Rouhani of Iran declared on Friday that his country ...

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18-year-old terror suspect charged over London subway bombing - New York Daily News

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 09:52

New York Daily News

18-year-old terror suspect charged over London subway bombing
New York Daily News
LONDON — British police on Friday charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London subway. The Metropolitan Police force said Ahmed Hassan will appear in court later, accused of ...
Who is Ahmad Hassan? First Parsons Green Attack Charges Are Issued in LondonNewsweek
Teen charged in connection with London train bombingUSA TODAY
Young Man Charged With Attempted Murder in London Subway AttackNew York Times
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Dotard? How about crapulous, gormless or snoutband? Our guide to underused insults. - Washington Post

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 09:38

Washington Post

Dotard? How about crapulous, gormless or snoutband? Our guide to underused insults.
Washington Post
Yes, dotard is a real word. Thanks to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who used the word to describe President Trump as “a mentally deranged U.S. dotard” this week, Americans rediscovered an arcane English insult long forgotten. This was a comeback ...
A 'Dotard' Wouldn't Know What it Means. Do You?NBCNews.com
What does 'dotard' mean? Inside Kim Jong-un's strange Trump insultMashable

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UN General Assembly live updates: Iran unveils new missile and vows to defend itself - Los Angeles Times

Google: World - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 09:20

Los Angeles Times

UN General Assembly live updates: Iran unveils new missile and vows to defend itself
Los Angeles Times
The annual U.N. General Assembly has generated sometimes powerful comments by world leaders on issues involving North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan and the flight of minority Muslims from Myanmar as more than 100 heads of state and government gather in ...
Iran shows off new ballistic missile at military paradeUPI.com

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