• USA envoy says Washington to use all means to pressure North Korea

    USA envoy says Washington to use all means to pressure North Korea

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    Greater military pressure on Kim's government aims to push the North to abandon weapons development. Yun did not say what the tougher sanctions would involve. The absence of military activity on Monday came as the allied force of the United States and South Korea was in the midst of their joint naval exercises underway in three bodies of sea waters surrounding South Korea.
  • Samsung announces total halt in production of Galaxy Note 7

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    Samsung wants sales and exchanges halted for "further investigation". The Note7 is clearly a safety risk at this point, and we recommend that anyone that now owns a Note7 heed Samsung's advice and immediately power down the device and store it in a fire-safe location until it can be returned or exchanged.
  • Soldiers' morale would be affected if disability pension is cut: Ex-servicemen

    Soldiers' morale would be affected if disability pension is cut: Ex-servicemen

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    Defence ministry officials were unwilling to officially comment on the matter, with one saying the matter was being taken up with the anomalies committee. Naib subedars with 26 years of service will find their 100 percent disability pensions slashed by Rs 40,000 a month. For officers in the rank of Majors with 10 years experience, who have suffered "100% disabilities", the allowance has been slashed by over Rs 70,000 a month.
  • Florida Democrats sue Rick Scott over voter registration deadline

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    Florida Gov. Rick Scott is refusing calls to move back the Sunshine State's October 11 registration deadline. "This case is about the right of aspiring eligible voters to register and to have their votes counted". "Major natural disasters the month before an election always have political consequences, and with the crucial battleground state of Florida being among the first hit by the storm, campaigning has been interrupted in a state both sides see as a path to the presidency".
  • Falso allarme bomba alla stazione di Rastatt

    Falso allarme bomba alla stazione di Rastatt

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    Anche gli edifici circostanti sono stati evacuati. Rastatt è una cittadina di 47.000 abitanti, circa 22 chilometri a sud-ovest di Karlsruhe . "Per ora non è stato trovato nulla di sospetto" ha sottolineato un portavoce della polizia.
  • Onu, Giornata internazionale delle bambine e delle ragazze

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    Se si parla di violenze sessuali , poi, la percentuale arriva all'87%, e addirittura al 91% per quanto riguarda i minori entrati nel giro della produzione di materiale pornografico. "Nei lunghi viaggi per raggiungere l'Europa poche sono le donne e le ragazze che non abbiano subito abusi sessuali " viene infine denunciato dalla Ong, la quale spiega che molte di queste ragazzine "allettate da false promesse, finiscono nel giro della prostituzione ".
  • Abducted Lakeland girl, found in Tennessee, to be reunited with family

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    Karen Rudolph. Hogs was a former family friend who lived with Lewis and her family two years ago, Judd said. "This has been a hard road", Rebecca's mother, Melissa Schell, 36, said, The Lakeland Ledger reported. Lewis, who was seen in surveillance footage with Hogs, appeared to be in good health. West Wild Hogs who was arrested in Memphis where here remains in jail on Tuesday morning and he will face a judge on Wednesday at 8:30 a.m.
  • Arkansas fest drops 6 turkeys from plane, 1 dies

    Arkansas fest drops 6 turkeys from plane, 1 dies

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    Dana Woods, the pilot of the airplane, says they are safe about it because they do not fly over crowds when they drop the turkeys. "People from the city who don't know just think we are crashing turkeys". "Everybody's different. Everyone has their opinions", Davenport said. Some people sold shirts, condemning the celebration. "You have more adults climbing these trees to get to these turkeys than you do the kids".