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by | September 17, 2016 | 01:04

Japan plans to increase its engagement in the South China Sea by conducting joint training patrols with the U.S. Navy and other exercises with regional navies, nudging China's extensive territorial claims in the region. As the 57-year-old minister announced Japanese objectives - destined to aggravate China - she stressed that Japan is open to constructive dialogue with Beijing.

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:40

Lula's lawyers also said that prosecutors lacked evidence to support their allegations, which they said were part of political scheme to hinder his chances to run for the 2018 presidential election in Brazil. Silva, his wife and five others were charged with money laundering and corruption. Lula is accused of corruption in relation to a top floor triplex apartment in the Solaris building (second left) in Guaruja, SP, Brazil.

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:36

She has launched the lawsuit against the Standard Innovation (US) Corp, the makers of the We-Vibe vibrator , arguing that the product's accompanying app had been recording data concerning the use of the vibrator. "People have to be aware that this data collection and transmission is happening and it will be governed or not governed by specific terms of use that are specific to each particular app or device".

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:36

Trump's campaign said the results listed in the letter are from an examination that took place September 9 and was administered by Bornstein. In the press release with Trump's medical results, his campaign took a veiled shot at Clinton, noting the Republican was healthy enough to campaign "uninterrupted".

by | September 16, 2016 | 08:31

Exiled National Security Agency whistle-blower Edward Snowden says he wishes citizen privacy was a bigger issue for USA presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Critics have said Snowden is a traitor, and that his disclosures harmed the ability of the United States and its allies to fight terrorism. In their letter , the lawmakers reminded Obama that he had said in a news conference in 2013, "I don't think Mr.

by | September 15, 2016 | 12:28

The detection Friday of North Korea's fifth nuclear test brought new pressure on China, Pyongyang's economic lifeline and the closest thing it has to a political ally. presidential election slated for November 8, observers say. The United Nations is working on levying further sanctions on North Korea after the Friday test, which the country has scoffed at.

by | September 15, 2016 | 12:25

The Delhi high court on Wednesday sought WhatsApp's response over on a plea challenging its decision to share user data with parent company Facebook amid growing concerns over the popular instant messaging application's new privacy policy .

by | September 15, 2016 | 12:27

NY state's attorney general revealed Tuesday that his office has been investigating Donald Trump's charity to make sure it has been following state law governing nonprofits. "After receiving these funds , Mrs Bondi declined to further investigate Mr Trump's business interests". That investigation never happened, though Bondi denies his donation played any role in that decision.

by | September 15, 2016 | 12:24

The bombers' flight came after the North on Friday carried out what it described as a "nuclear warhead test" and vowed to take further measures to increase its nuclear strike force "in quality and in quantity". What this would likely entail is the end of the alliance between the US and South Korea and the withdrawal of USA troops from the peninsula. A day after two US B-1 bombers flew over South Korea in a show of force following North Korea's nuclear test, Pyongyang on Wednesday dismissed ...

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:15

She said that she would be "asking them to do more as a condition of their privileged position to help all children". "Grammar schools are nothing more than window dressing. Her comments come after her rumoured intentions were confirmed when an official was photographed carrying a document signed by the Department for Education's most senior civil servant revealing proposals for a consultation on opening new grammars.

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:08

The claim has been echoed by South Korean news agency Yonhap, which reported there were signs the North had finished nuclear test preparations in an unused tunnel. In an emergency meeting of all 15 member states at United Nations headquarters in NY, the UNSC adopted the press statement that reads, "The members of the Security Council will begin work immediately on appropriate measures under Article 41 in a Security Council resolution".

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:12

Fifty-three percent are not confident in Clinton's ability to lead the military either . She was alluding to comments made by Trump at a July news conference, when he said, "Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing".

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:06

The American administration put pressure on Israel to get Republican Senator Lindsey Graham to back down from his legislative efforts to increase Israel's military aid budget. Last month journalist Glenn Greenwald writing in for The Intercept noted Israeli living standards already surpass those in the U.S.in some critical areas.

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:02

Peres successfully underwent minor surgery at Tel HaShomer Hospital in January. He was sedated and on a respirator in the intensive care unit, Kreis said. The last of Israel's founding fathers, Peres has held almost every major office in the country, including prime minister twice and president from 2007-2014.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:32

While Trump tweeted that "the reviews and polls from nearly everyone of my Commander-in-Chief presentation were great", Clinton and others challenged his comments about US generals "reduced to rubble", discussion of a classified nation security briefing, and praise for Russian President Vladimir Putin.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:31

Whether or not Hugh Hewitt will admit it, if he wants to advocate for the candidate who would show the most backbone in our country's perennial confrontation with Russian Federation, he's with her . "If he wasn't good with Hillary Clinton , he was bad when handling Donald Trump ", the host said. "And it's a war that, when we got out, we got out the wrong way.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:28

Now the former Secretary of State's health has turned into a real campaign issue after almost fainting during the 9/11 Memorial ceremony Sunday. "She had two-and-a-half hard days before the day when she got dizzy", he said. Clinton said in the live telephone interview with CNN that she started to feel hot at the event, which took place on a muggy day in NY. It was later revealed she had become dehydrated and was suffering from pneumonia.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:28

Well sure, you say that, but as that song Donald Trump used for his nomination acceptance speech at the RNC says, you can't always get what you want. Although Pence balked at describing Duke as "deplorable", the proud white supremacist appeared to relish in the title.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:28

Suffolk found Trump with the support of 44% of likely North Carolina voters, a statistically insignificant three points better than Clinton's 41%. Trump has edged ahead of Clinton in a new CNN/ORC poll, at 45% to 43%, while an NBC News poll of registered voters shows Clinton's lead holding at six percentage points - 48% to 42%.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:27

Russia, which backs President Bashar al-Assad and his government, says Turkey's advance south threatens Syria's sovereignty. It has also said it would support any US initiative to strike Islamic State's stronghold of Raqqa, further to the southeast.

by | September 12, 2016 | 05:56

The next time the Browns got the ball back, that is when the aforementioned disastrous sequence with the errant snap, followed by a Wentz touchdown, but the Eagles up 22-10. Wentz had only played one full game since October 18, 2015, when he broke his wrist in a Bison loss to South Dakota. Jenkins, Brent Celek and Fletcher Cox are among the team's leaders and that play showed the importance of such roles.

by | September 12, 2016 | 05:55

In backing the Chinese position, Putin also says any intervention by countries outside the region will only interrupt the steps needed to solve disputes in the South China Sea. "China and ASEAN nations have the full wisdom and ability to manage the South China Sea issue", Li said. Two or more countries are said to have touched on the court of arbitration ruling during the meeting.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:56

They say the elderly woman with Love-Robinson didn't know she'd been listed as a co-signer on the loan application for the auto. Park said that Love-Robinson even gave his real name. The deputies came out and spoke to Love-Robinson, who told them he was in Virginia to purchase a vehicle for himself and another for his godmother, who was with him.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:52

The High Court had earlier held that Delhi would continue to remain a Union territory under the Constitution with the LG as its administrative head. "Terming it as a setback would be wrong as the Supreme Court has listed the matter for further hearing, and also said that it may consider sending the petitions to a larger Bench".

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:52

A minor quake of magnitude 4.1 has reportedly struck in Delhi, National Capital Region on Saturday evening. Tremors were felt across Delhi and surrounding areas. Across North India, there are also no reports of the quake causing any panic or otherwise disrupting normal life. Please Wait while comments are loading.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:54

JFS' main strongholds are in the province of Idlib, where Sharia law is enforced in parts amid reports of numerous summary killings and executions. The rebel group, a former al-Qaida affiliate, announced the commander's "martyrdom" in a post on Twitter .

by | September 10, 2016 | 01:53

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the test and urged the Security Council, "to unite and take urgent actions". Senior officials from Pyongyang were in both capitals this week. Tomás Ojea Quintana, his Office ( OHCHR ) said in a news release . Artificial seismic waves measuring 3.9 were reported after North Korea's first nuclear test in 2006; 4.8 was reported from its fourth test this January.

by | September 10, 2016 | 01:52

Rate hike probabilities for September and December had risen after last Friday's remarks by Fed Chair Janet Yellen that the case for raising rates had strengthened in recent months. Lacker, who is not a voting member of the United States central bank's rate-setting committee this year, said he still favors raising rates sooner than later and that the Fed's last policy meeting in July would have been a "good time" to tighten policy.

by | September 10, 2016 | 01:54

While they are considered Super Bowl contenders, they are nagged by a couple of questions. Even without Nelson, Green Bay's biggest deep threat who missed all of last season with a knee injury, the Packers ranked second in the league with 39 passing plays of 25 yards or more .

by | September 10, 2016 | 01:52

She said: "This is the Budget MPs will be asked to sign off". It said the "current patch and mend approach to maintaining the palace is no longer sustainable and recommends that a major programme of works is now essential, and that Parliament must enable the next stage of urgent and vital preparatory work to go ahead so as to minimise costs and reduce further risks".