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People Turkey Buying Russian S-400 Missile Systems, Erdogan Says
Author: 0 Turkey Buying Russian S-400 Missile Systems, Erdogan Says

Turkey signs a deal to purchase a new generation anti-aircraft defense missile system from Russian Federation. Now this country [Turkey] has come to a point where it can produce its own unmanned armed air vehicles. Ankara objected to the criticism by the United States, citing that Greece, another North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member, purchased the Russian S-300 defense system and has been using it for years.

People JK: Pakistan targets Indian posts in Akhnoor, Poonch
Author: 0 JK: Pakistan targets Indian posts in Akhnoor, Poonch

Pakistani troops Wednesday resorted to heavy firing and shelling on forward posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district resulting in injuries to five persons including 2 BSF jawans. He said that at 1545 hours, Pak rangers also fired mortar shells along IB, adding, "BSF troops effectively retaliated to the firing". The continuous tension along the LoC in Rajouri - Poonch districts has already led to suspension of cross border travel and trade between people ...

People British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid
Author: 0 British FM Johnson flying to Caribbean after criticism of Irma aid

Mr Johnson will see the relief effort at first hand, visit affected communities and meet local governors. It came after two MPs criticised the reaction times by the government. Widespread damage was caused to the Turks and Caicos Islands, but the full extent of it is still unclear. Duncan said a total of nine people died in British Caribbean territories - five in the BVI and four in Anguilla .

People India school staff held over pupil murder
Author: 0 India school staff held over pupil murder

Gurgaon police spokesperson Ravinder Kumar told the BBC that the human resources manager and the northern India head of the Ryan International School Group had been arrested for failing to provide security to students. Parents want that the investigation be taken away from the state police and given to the Central Bureau of Investigation. Meanwhile, the Bombay High Court has granted interim protection from arrest to Ryan International Group's Chairman and Managing Director till Wednesday.

People Hillary Clinton has a theory about why she lost with white women
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton has a theory about why she lost with white women

Clinton wrote in " What Happened " that Abedin "looked stricken" after hearing the news and burst into tears. Clinton then claimed Facebook was involved in an advertising scandal with the Russians, working to undermine her campaign. Corpses tend to vote Democrat. "I went from 26 points ahead to 13 points ahead, and I needed about 18 points in order to be sure to win Pennsylvania", Clinton said of the impact of Comey's notorious letter explaining he was re-opening the investigation.

People USA ambassador slams Cambodia's 'baseless' claims of plot
Author: 0 USA ambassador slams Cambodia's 'baseless' claims of plot

Witness the crackdown in Cambodia on opposition leader Kem Sokha, who was arrested by more than 100 police officers on September 3. The finger-pointing comes as Hun Sen dramatically escalates his rhetorical attacks on the U.S. Hun Sen has suggested that the United States conspired with Kem Sokha to try to overthrow his government. "The government's relentless crackdown on independent voices in recent weeks has made it impossible to keep the bureau open while guaranteeing the integrity of ...

People Training Accident Leaves 15 US Marines Injured at Camp Pendleton
Author: 0 Training Accident Leaves 15 US Marines Injured at Camp Pendleton

Camp Pendleton's media relations office affirmed there was an occurrence including an AAV fire on base, yet guided inquiries to first Marine Division. "All Marines are now being treated for injuries", Gainey said in a statement. He was deployed with the 11 Marine Expeditionary Unit in early 2016. They can carry up to 28 Marines at a time.

People Protesters in Charlottesville call Jefferson 'racist and rapist,' wrap statue in black
Author: 0 Protesters in Charlottesville call Jefferson 'racist and rapist,' wrap statue in black

UVA President Teresa Sullivan sent a statement to the university community Wednesday about the protest the night before. The university's president said one person - who was not identified - was arrested for public intoxication. Just a month ago, white nationalists clutching tiki torches and chanting racist slogans swarmed the same rotunda, rocking the campus, leaving one counter-protester dead the next day and setting off a nationwide controversy over Confederate monuments.

People Australian bride gets married holding bouquet of doughnuts
Author: 0 Australian bride gets married holding bouquet of doughnuts

On her wedding day this past week, the Australia-based bride surprised her bridesmaids with bouquets of doughnuts - both regular-sized ones and doughnut holes - that were adorned with an ivory icing that matched her dress. But perhaps the most baffling part of this whole story - not one single doughnut was consumed during the ceremony. "We wanted the wedding to be a bit different and really reflect who we are as a couple", she explained.

People Richard Branson Shares Images of Hurricane Irma's 'Unforgiving' Damage
Author: 0 Richard Branson Shares Images of Hurricane Irma's 'Unforgiving' Damage

Now, Branson, who referred to Hurricane Irma as "the storm of the century" in an update on his website Friday, warned, "but another one is coming". "You fear that they are going to run out of supplies and it's going to become hard for them". As a Category 5 hurricane, the rare top end of the scale of hurricane intensity, it killed almost 40 people in the Caribbean.

People Republican Senators Throw another Health Care Hail Mary
Author: 0 Republican Senators Throw another Health Care Hail Mary

The bill would also take federal funding used to expand Medicaid eligibility under Obamacare in 31 states and redistribute that money to all states. "Whether it's called single-payer or Medicare For All, government-controlled health care can not work".

People Lloyd Lee Welch Jr. plea hearing and sentencing
Author: 0 Lloyd Lee Welch Jr. plea hearing and sentencing

The girls' parents, John and Mary Lyon, and her two brothers, thanked Montgomery County police for sticking with the investigation. However, it does bring a form of closure to the murders that have haunted the region for decades. He will, nonetheless, be held responsible for the killings "in the commission of abduction with intent to defile". A friend of the girls told police she saw a young man leering at them and following them in the mall.

People Pakistan will be forced to stop ceasefire violations: Rajnath
Author: 0 Pakistan will be forced to stop ceasefire violations: Rajnath

Stating that not only India has been affected by Islamabad's terror activities, but people residing in Pakistan , has felt the wrath of terrorism, Chander said. Stating further added that India rejects attempts by Pakistan to denigrate the democratic choice that has been regularly exercised by the people of J and K.

People Hurricanes Jose, Katia gain strength
Author: 0 Hurricanes Jose, Katia gain strength

Jose officially became a hurricane after hitting wind speeds of 75 miles per hour. Hurricane Jose continued to gather strength far out in the Atlantic and was nearing Category 5 strength as it churned about 435 miles east-southeast of the Northern Leeward Islands.

Author: 0 Indians and Dodgers: A tale of two streaks

The Dodgers got to 6-5 in the ninth on Forsythe's leadoff homer against Greg Holland , but the Rockies closer retired the next three batters to earn his 39th save. This Dodgers team isn't oozing similar internal conflict, at least not right now , unless you consider the booing of pitcher Pedro Baez as a major issue.

People Hurricane Irma looting: Caribbean Chaos as prisoners escape and looters run riot
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma looting: Caribbean Chaos as prisoners escape and looters run riot

The chief minister of the British overseas territory of Anguilla backed Mr Johnson, saying he had called "within hours" of the passage of the most powerful storm ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean. "Thank you for your continuing support, it means the world to us". She said the needs were "unprecedented" but admitted getting kit and people into the region had been challenging.

People Venezuela leaders and opposition explore possibility of new talks
Author: 0 Venezuela leaders and opposition explore possibility of new talks

The republic has offered to host talks brokered by President Medina and José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, the Spanish former prime minister. No timetable was released for the proposed discussions. Venezuela's opposition has made clear that Maduro's government must first adhere to preconditions before it would join talks. "We have come here with a flag of peace", she said.

People Lee Elementary students will go to new school Monday
Author: 0 Lee Elementary students will go to new school Monday

Almost 329 students and 49 staff members will be displaced, and local officials were working on finding somewhere else for them to go beginning Monday. Officials with the Hillsborough County School District say they will have more to say to the media later Wednesday. Lockhart is located at 3719 North 17th Street, which is less than two miles from Lee Elementary.

People Egypt re-elected member of World Tourism Organisation's Executive Council
Author: 0 Egypt re-elected member of World Tourism Organisation's Executive Council

The 22nd General Assembly will approve candidacy for the post of UNWTO Secretary-General for the period 2018-2021. The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Tourism , is participating in the twenty-second session of the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organisation (WTO), the meeting of the Middle East Committee and the Committee on Tourism and Sustainability held in Chinese City of Chengdu .

People Most Columbus residents should have electricity back soon — Georgia Power
Author: 0 Most Columbus residents should have electricity back soon — Georgia Power

Terri Stathum, a spokesperson for Georgia EMC, a group that represents utility cooperatives in the state, also said it would take several days to restore power to their customers. Massive trees are blocking roads, especially in metro Atlanta. Some electric utilities are reporting major infrastructure damage, with some saying that 90 percent of its customers are without power.

People Five UTD alumni killed in mass shooting at Plano home
Author: 0 Five UTD alumni killed in mass shooting at Plano home

Neighbor Stacey Glover told Dallas News that after police arrived on scene, Glover heard officers yelling, "Hands up", before the spraying of more gunfire was heard. Lane and six others were killed Sunday September 10, 2017. A man shot and killed eight people at a Dallas-area home where people had gathered to watch a Dallas Cowboys football game on TV, authorities said.

People Brevard County public schools to remain closed Thursday
Author: 0 Brevard County public schools to remain closed Thursday

Without power, officials are unable to let students return to classes, Seminole County Public Schools wrote in an email to parents. Leon County schools will reopen Thursday for students, says Superintendent Rocky Hanna. The Flagler district took into consideration many of its families who are still dealing with power outages and other post-storm issues. The district has lost six school days due to Hurricane Irma.

People Carbon monoxide poisoning blamed for deaths of Irma victims in Florida
Author: 0 Carbon monoxide poisoning blamed for deaths of Irma victims in Florida

Williamson described the victims as a multi-generational family. When emergency officials arrived, they found six people suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning symptoms. Carbon monoxide is a highly poisonous, invisible, odorless and tasteless gas. "Generators need to be kept outside homes and garages and away from open doors and windows, vents and air intakes", fire officials said in a news release.

People West Indies face tough World Cup challenge after Ireland washout
Author: 0 West Indies face tough World Cup challenge after Ireland washout

Assessments took place at 10.30am, 11.30am and 12.30pm after the original 10.15am start-time was postponed due to a wet area of the outfield. Despite the best efforts of the ground staff, the game was abandoned. He has been absent from ODIs during a breakdown in relations between some of the players and their employers. Only two qualifiers will join the top eight in the rankings at the end of this month at the 2019 World Cup finals in England.

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