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Author: 0 Violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar must stop

During a phone call, Trudeau stressed Suu Kyi's role as a "moral and political leader" for the nation, as he voiced his "deep concerns over the situation in Rakhine state for Rohingya Muslims", his office said in a statement. but I can not stay silent when women and children suffer". Suu Kyi, who is the de facto head of government in the nation also known as Burma, said it was important that violations of human rights be addressed, the Kentucky Republican said on the Senate floor.

People 11-year-old boy meets President Trump, mows White House lawn
Author: 0 11-year-old boy meets President Trump, mows White House lawn

Frank was so focused on pushing the lawn mower, he didn't notice Trump had emerged to greet him until the president was next to him in the Rose Garden . Once Frank reached the end of the lawn, however, he shook Trump's hand and gave him a big high-five before getting back to cutting the grass. I can bring extra fuel for the power mower and charged batteries for the weed whacker.

People Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies using government plane for personal travel
Author: 0 Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies using government plane for personal travel

His clarification comes after reports surfaced that he requested a government plane for his honeymoon to Europe. "Let me just set the record straight". His staff has since been able to meet this need by other means, he said. The controversy and coverage the comment generated led to further scrutiny of the trip to Louisville and Fort Knox on August 21.

People Opec sees oil consumption growing in '17
Author: 0 Opec sees oil consumption growing in '17

In May, Opec and non-Opec members agreed to extend production cuts of 1.8m barrels per day for a period of nine months until March 2018 but rising production from the U.S., Nigeria and Libya has undermined the oil cartel's efforts to curb excess supply.

People New Hampshire Democrat defends role on Trump voting commission
Author: 0 New Hampshire Democrat defends role on Trump voting commission

Here's NPR's Pam Fessler. Gardner did not resign, but he did use Tuesday's commission meeting as an opportunity to publicly chide Kobach for his article. FESSLER: Still, the issue will likely take center stage tomorrow. Last week, Kobach announced that his commission had discovered evidence that a real U.S.

People Moon rules out nuclear weapons in South Korea
Author: 0 Moon rules out nuclear weapons in South Korea

Treasury Secretary Steve Munchin suggested on Wednesday that the USA is willing to cut off trade "with anyone who trades with North Korea". "It was hard to find out how powerful the nuclear test was with the amount of xenon detected, but we can say the xenon was from North Korea", Choi Jongbae, executive commissioner, told a news conference in Seoul.

People Pakistan has defeated terrorism, PM Khaqan tells int'l media
Author: 0 Pakistan has defeated terrorism, PM Khaqan tells int'l media

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said his country is willing to set up joint patrols with Afghanistan to combat militants along their porous border. "We respect others' sovereignty and expect the same from others". He said Afghanistan in turn needed to do more to fight terrorism against Pakistan. The prime minister asked the media persons to visit Miran Shah - the administrative headquarters of the war-stricken North Waziristan agency - and see themselves how Pakistan's ...

People Abe begins India tour with Modi bonhomie
Author: 0 Abe begins India tour with Modi bonhomie

Further giving the details of the schedule for the Japanese PM's two-day visit, Pravin Patel said that on 14 Sep Narendra Modi along with his Japanese counter part will be attending the ceremony for the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail Project, commonly referred to as the Bullet Train project.

People Italian family die after falling into volcano
Author: 0 Italian family die after falling into volcano

Armando Guerriero, the bar's owner, said: "He saw his parents and brother falling into the crater; he didn't know whether they were alive or dead". When they fell into the volcanic system, it's likely that the fumes killed them on inhalation.

People Over 100 Prison Inmates Escape Because Of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Over 100 Prison Inmates Escape Because Of Hurricane Irma

The UK has helped to distribute water bottles to 700 of the most vulnerable households affected by Hurricane Irma on the British Virgin Islands . With ports mended and weather cleared, officials have sent in more aid and arranged stepped-up evacuations in remote Caribbean islands devastated and cut off by Hurricane Irma.

People Storm Aileen: 75mph winds and heavy rain on the way
Author: 0 Storm Aileen: 75mph winds and heavy rain on the way

A status yellow warning is the lowest level of alert. Strong winds and stormy weather are set to batter the capital this week. Nicola Maxey, spokesperson for the Met Office, said the cool weather will bring the risk of hail and thunder by tomorrow.

People Mnuchin Says Hedge Funds Will Lose Lower Tax Rates
Author: 0 Mnuchin Says Hedge Funds Will Lose Lower Tax Rates

Congress and the White House have not yet released a tax overhaul plan but are working this month to prepare legislation. "The president's been very clear that hedge funds will not have the benefit of carried interest", he said. Mnuchin also said he's considering backdating any tax changes to the beginning of the year, which "would be a big boon for the economy". Republicans aim to overhaul the American tax code but have faced various hurdles in their goal of passing a tax reform bill this ...

People Crude Oil Bouncing Around $48 As OPEC Sees Stronger Demand
Author: 0 Crude Oil Bouncing Around $48 As OPEC Sees Stronger Demand

Opec and other producers, including Russian Federation, have agreed to reduce output by about 1.8 million barrels per day until next March in a bid to reduce global oil inventories and support oil prices . The new agreement extends the production deal for nine months until March 2018. Both U.S. product futures ended lower - gasoline dropped 0.7 percent and heating oil fell 1.4 percent.

People Saga PLC (SAGA) Receives Neutral Rating from JP Morgan Chase & Co
Author: 0 Saga PLC (SAGA) Receives Neutral Rating from JP Morgan Chase & Co

Deutsche Bancshares Ag holds 12,438 shares. Grubhub Inc had 77 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and GBX 1500 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by Peel Hunt on Monday, September 11. Tfs owns 0.08% invested in Restore PLC (LON:RST) for 33,869 shares. Beazley plc is a holding company for the Beazley group, which is engaged in the specialist risk insurance and reinsurance business.

People Google challenges European Union antitrust fine
Author: 0 Google challenges European Union antitrust fine

A spokesman for Google confirmed the company had filed the appeal but said the company had no further comment to make. Brussels had accused Google of giving more preference to its own services in the search results to the determinant of other price comparison sites, such as TripAdvisor and Expedia.

People 2 huge cranes atop Miami high-rises collapse in Irma's winds
Author: 0 2 huge cranes atop Miami high-rises collapse in Irma's winds

It was stationary after the collapse, according to the contractor operating the crane. [Update: Sept. 10 2:09 p.m. EST] NBC News affiliate reporter, Michael Spears reports another crane collapsed and is dangling off an unfinished high-rise tower in downtown Miami .

People Trump Says He Will Visit Florida
Author: 0 Trump Says He Will Visit Florida "Soon"

At the top of the meeting, he urged Americans in the path of Hurricane Irma to leave the area. "We're doing everything possible to help save lives and support those in need", he said. "Safety must come first to worry about", the president said addressing the USA citizens in a video from the meeting, released on his Twitter page. Trump and first lady Melania Trump are scheduled to return to the White House on Sunday afternoon.

People Arizona Cardinals at Detroit Lions - 9/10/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Arizona Cardinals at Detroit Lions - 9/10/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

His newly signed contract that offers him about $2 million a game lets us know they have big things in store for him. Head coach Bruce Arians of the Arizona Cardinals walks off the field before the start of the National Football League game against the Oakland Raiders at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona.

People Katia weakens to depression in Mexico; rains still a threat
Author: 0 Katia weakens to depression in Mexico; rains still a threat

It says the storm was centered about 130 miles (210 kilometers) north of the port of Veracruz and it seems headed for strike early Saturday in an area known as the Emerald Coast that is popular with Mexican tourists. As Katia rapidly weakened, Hurricane Jose continued to gather strength far out in the Atlantic. Mexico's national emergency services said this week that Katia was worrying because it is very slow-moving and could dump a lot of rain on areas that have been saturated in recent ...

People OR starts fast, hangs on to outlast Nebraska
Author: 0 OR starts fast, hangs on to outlast Nebraska

In the video above, Herbert evaluates Oregon's offense after their win over Nebraska and explains why they were shutout in the second half. Taggart, hired from South Florida to replace Mark Helfrich, made some noise about a quarterback competition this spring, but that seemed more like an effort by a new coach to force players to earn playing time.

People Why Self-Driving Car Companies Are Cheering Congress Today
Author: 0 Why Self-Driving Car Companies Are Cheering Congress Today

Nicknamed the Self-Drive Act , this bill is dedicated to giving automotive companies the ability to test their autonomous vehicles more freely. We've been following the progress of the SELF DRIVE Act , legislation that would allow autonomous vehicles on regular roads, for awhile now.

People Trump Jr. interviewed for about 5 hours
Author: 0 Trump Jr. interviewed for about 5 hours

July 10, 2017: The email exchange described above was then unearthed and Trump Jr.'s lawyer told the Times it all was "much ado about nothing". The closed door meeting will be held Thursday in connection with the panel's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the presidential election.

People TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic
Author: 0 TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

Irma has the potential to cause the most damage, and the trifecta of hurricanes has experts anxious about the potential destruction from the back-to-back-to-back storms. A lot will depend on the path and the strength of Irma as it moves North. The most unsafe winds, usually nearest to the eye, were forecast to pass near the northern Virgin Islands and near or just north of Puerto Rico on Wednesday.

People With an eye on 120+ target, Amit Shah begins groundwork
Author: 0 With an eye on 120+ target, Amit Shah begins groundwork

Prior to his interaction with the intellectuals, Mr Shah, who arrived here Wednesday afternoon on a three-day visit to the state, met the party's senior leaders and advised them to work them towards getting at least 120 of the 147 seats in the 2019 Assembly elections.

People May set to agree on €55 billion Brexit bill, Sunday Times says
Author: 0 May set to agree on €55 billion Brexit bill, Sunday Times says

Ministers argue that the special measures are the only way to shift 12,000 European Union regulations into British law in time for Brexit . The bill will involve extensive use of "Henry VIII powers", which allow ministers to change primary legislation using secondary legislation without parliamentary scrutiny.

People McConnell to support Trump-Democratic deal on debt ceiling, Harvey
Author: 0 McConnell to support Trump-Democratic deal on debt ceiling, Harvey

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said that "the president and the congressional leadership agreed" to the proposal following a meeting at the White House. The package will also include disaster aid toward the areas of Texas and Louisiana that were left devastated by Hurricane Harvey. A source briefed on the meeting said Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and all Republicans there argued for a debt limit increase for a longer period.

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