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 2017-09-18 23:55 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Trump says US may act further against Maduro... +

President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York....

 2017-09-18 23:49 

Reuters

[ World ]

France defends Iran nuclear deal, which Trump calls deeply flawed... +

France made a new plea on Monday for the United States to preserve the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and suggested its provisions expiring after a decade could be strengthened, as U.S. President Donald Trump again criticized the agreement as ...

 2017-09-18 23:44 

CBS News

[ World ]

American journalist who worked for Sputnik opens up about FBI questioning... +
 2017-09-18 23:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Mexico says Panama authorizes extradition of ex-governor... +

Panama has agreed to extradite a former state governor from Mexico's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) who was arrested earlier this year on corruption charges, the Mexican government said on Monday....

 2017-09-18 23:36 

Deutsche Welle

North Korea faces increased pressure, as US hints at miltary options... +

The United States is pushing for diplomacy with North Korea, but has said it has "many" military options against Pyongyang. While pledging to work with China, it has hinted at tactics that would not put Seoul at risk....

 2017-09-18 23:33 

CBS News

[ World ]

Irma-battered St. Thomas braces for Hurricane Maria... +
 2017-09-18 23:28 

Washington Post

Trump calls for the full restoration of democracy in Venezuela.... +

At a dinner with Latin American leaders on Sept. 18, President Trump called on other countries to do more to address the crisis in Venezuela....

 2017-09-18 23:26 

Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Opposition Politicians Barred From Visiting Kem Sokha in Jail... +

They are told that only family members and lawyers may see the jailed CNRP leader while his case is investigated....

 2017-09-18 23:18 

Reuters

[ World ]

U.S. ends temporary protected status for Sudanese but extends it for South Sudanese... +

The United States is ending temporary protected status for citizens of Sudan as of 2018 but extending it for citizens of South Sudan through mid-2019, the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement on Monday....

 2017-09-18 23:10 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Analysis: Has Azerbaijan Turned A Corner?... +

It is conceivable, although judging by past practice unlikely, that the arrest on August 24 of Mehman Aliyev, longtime head of Azerbaijans last remaining independent news agency, Turan, may come to be seen as a turning point in that countrys track record ...

 2017-09-18 23:08 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump and Latin American leaders to discuss pressure on Venezuela... +

U.S. President Donald Trump and several Latin American leaders will discuss over dinner on Monday how to bring pressure to bear on the Venezuelan government to restore democracy in the oil-producing nation, officials said....

 2017-09-18 23:03 

Washington Post

As world leaders meet at UN, opinion hardens against Myanmar... +

International opinion hardened against Myanmar on Monday as the U.S., Britain and other powers renewed calls for an end to violence against Rohingya Muslims, whose plight is overshadowing the Southeast Asian nations historic transition to democracy....

 2017-09-18 22:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: US, French, Israeli leaders talk about Iran... +

President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York....

 2017-09-18 22:49 

Deutsche Welle

Hurricane Maria strengthens as it bears down on Caribbean... +

Hurricane Maria, now upgraded to an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm, is headed for islands in the eastern Caribbean. Its path puts it near many of the islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma earlier this month....

 2017-09-18 22:49 

Deutsche Welle

Hurricane Maria strengthens into Category 5 storm as it bears down on Caribbean... +

Hurricane Maria, now upgraded to an "extremely dangerous" Category 5 storm, is headed for islands in the eastern Caribbean. Its path puts it near many of the islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma earlier this month....

 2017-09-18 22:47 

CNN

[ Health ]

Nerf guns can pose serious eye risk, doctors warn... +

In a new report, doctors warn that popular toy Nerf guns really can put eyes at risk....

 2017-09-18 22:38 

Reuters

[ World ]

Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for detained activist's death... +

Venezuela's opposition blamed President Nicolas Maduro's government on Monday for the death of a sick activist in detention, saying he was framed and then denied medical help....

 2017-09-18 22:31 

CNN

[ Health ]

When caring for a sick pet becomes burdensome... +

Caring for a chronically or terminally ill pet could be putting your own mental health at risk, a new paper suggests. Here are strategies that might help....

 2017-09-18 22:27 

Washington Post

Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for councilmans death... +

Venezuelas opposition is blaming the government of President Nicolas Maduro for the death of a city councilman who they say suffered a stroke while in detention....

 2017-09-18 22:09 

Sky News

Like it or not, Trump needs the United Nations... +

If Donald Trump's first speech at the United Nations is anything to go by then it is going to be a pretty dull week....

 2017-09-18 22:08 

Washington Post

Panama to extradite ex-Mexico governor on corruption charges... +

Mexican prosecutors say Panama has agreed to extradite a fugitive ex-governor sought on for corruption charges....

 2017-09-18 21:57 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iranian Bahai Leader Released After Completing 10-Year Sentence... +

Mahvash Sabet, one of the leaders of Irans Bahai community jailed by authorities, has been released after serving her 10-year-prison sentence....

 2017-09-18 21:56 

Deutsche Welle

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal... +

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged his US counterpart not to abandon a landmark deal with Iran during a sideline meeting in New York. In his UN debut, Trump said "bureaucracy" was holding back the world body....

 2017-09-18 21:55 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones... +

President Donald Trump is plunging into a foreign policy-focused week that will be anchored by his first address to the United Nations General Assembly....

 2017-09-18 21:49 

Al Jazeera

How relevant is the United Nations?... +

World leaders gather in New York for the 72nd UN General Assembly....

 2017-09-18 21:48 

Deutsche Welle

EU launches initiative to ban trade of torture products... +

EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom has launched an international alliance calling for a ban on torture products. In an interview with DW, she said she wants to send a signal against torture and capital punishment....

 2017-09-18 21:43 

CBS News

[ World ]

After years of decline, global hunger on the rise again... +
 2017-09-18 21:20 

Euronews

Diplomatic pressure grows to stop Kurdish independence vote... +

Diplomatic pressure and military threats - looming Iraqi Kurdish independence vote causes concerns in already unstable region...

 2017-09-18 21:17 

Washington Post

The Latest: Plight of Rohingya get attention at UN meeting... +

The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local):...

 2017-09-18 21:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

'Disaster looms,' says head of UK's anti-Brexit party... +

Britain's Liberal Democrats are to set out on Tuesday their plan to stop Brexit, with party leader Vince Cable appealing to opponents in all parties to put aside ...

 2017-09-18 21:15 

Radio Free Asia

Bangladesh, Malaysia Tracking Efforts to Recruit Fighters for Rohingya Insurgency ... +

Members of hard-line groups in Muslim countries send militants to 'help' Myanmar's Rohingya, sources say....

 2017-09-18 21:10 

Al Jazeera

The Debrief - Its hard out there for a journalist... +

Just last year, 48 journalists were killed on the job, around the world. More than 5 times that number were jailed....

 2017-09-18 21:08 

Reuters Africa

Wine maven Kurniawan, convicted of fraud, loses bid for freedom... +

The convicted Indonesian wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan on Monday failed to persuade a U.S. judge to set aside his 10-year prison term for counterfeiting an estimated $30 million of wine....

 2017-09-18 21:07 

Washington Post

UN says 1 Tanzanian peacekeeper killed in Congo, 1 injured... +

The United Nations mission in Congo says a peacekeeper has been killed amid fighting in Beni territory in the countrys North Kivu province....

 2017-09-18 21:06 

Al Jazeera

N Korea says sanctions will speed up nuclear programme... +

Pyongyang says latest sanctions will only increase "pace towards the ultimate completion of the state nuclear force"....

 2017-09-18 21:02 

CBS News

[ World ]

U.S., Cuban officials to discuss "health attacks"... +
 2017-09-18 20:58 

Washington Post

Hurricane Maria intensifies into Category 4 storm as it bears down on the Caribbean... +

Hurricane Maria intensifies into Category 4 storm as it bears down on the Caribbean....

 2017-09-18 20:57 

Reuters

[ World ]

Brazil's new top prosecutor is sworn in, says will maintain graft fight... +

The new prosecutor general tasked with leading Brazil's anti-corruption drive was sworn in on Monday, and said she would continue her predecessor's campaign against graft in Latin America's biggest nation....

 2017-09-18 20:56 

Reuters

[ World ]

Syrian army sends more troops across Euphrates, near U.S.-backed forces... +

Syrian troops crossed to the eastern side of the Euphrates in Deir al-Zor on Monday, state media and a monitoring group said, increasing their presence in an area where U.S.-backed militias have also advanced....

 2017-09-18 20:56 

i24 News

Israel's Netanyahu, Egypt's Sisi to hold first public meeting in NYC: reports... +

The two met previously in context of secret 2016 summit aimed at advancing Israeli-Palestinian peace deal...

 2017-09-18 20:53 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Kane mixes it up, Erdem sparkles at London Fashion Week... +

The Canada-born designer Erdem Moralioglu turned the Old Selfridges Hotel into a glamorous vintage speakeasy for his London Fashion Week catwalk show....

 2017-09-18 20:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Inspired by French, Trump considering July 4 military parade in Washington... +

President Donald Trump said on Monday he was considering staging a U.S. military parade in Washington on the July 4 Independence Day holiday, inspired by the parade he saw on Bastille Day in Paris. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)....

 2017-09-18 20:45 

Washington Post

U.N. urges climate change action as Trump resists... +

The U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and climate change activist Al Gore held a high-level meeting inside the U.N. on Sept 18 to push for action on global warming....

 2017-09-18 20:42 

USA Today

Iraq’s top court suspends Kurdish region’s independence vote... +

Controversial referendum set for Sept. 25 in three provinces, as well as disputed territories claimed by both the Kurdish region and Iraq....

 2017-09-18 20:42 

CBS News

[ World ]

Puerto Rico imposes rationing as Hurricane Maria approaches... +
 2017-09-18 20:40 

Radio Free Asia

Myanmar Nationalists Protest ‘Terrorist Attacks’ in Beleaguered Rakhine State... +

Hundreds gather to denounce the recommendations of an advisory commission on the causes of unrest in the western state and international 'interference' in the Rohingya crisis....

 2017-09-18 20:39 

Al Jazeera

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation talks... +

Palestinian Authority's Rami Hamdallah to follow up on Hamas concessions to end decade-long rift with Fatah....

 2017-09-18 20:38 

NBC News

[ Health ]

6 Important Relationship Lessons We Can All Learn from 'This Is Us'... +

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