Day: October 7, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) – Hurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm packing winds of 85 miles per hour on Saturday night, threatening parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama with torrential rain and potential flooding. Nate, the fourth major storm to strike the United States in less
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday said “only one thing will work” in dealing with North Korea after previous administrations had talked to Pyongyang without results. “Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid,” Trump said in a tweet.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States plans to have 17,000 military personnel in Puerto Rico to aid disaster recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria, a Democratic senator briefed on the plan told reporters on Saturday. Democratic Senator Richard Blumenthal, speaking to news media after a bipartisan Congressional visit to the island, said Brigadier General Jose Reyes,
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The Vine and Wine Foundation of Armenia and CBI invited wine buyers to Armenia for a four-day visit. Wine sales specialists from Poland, Lithuania, Belgium, the UK, Netherlands visited Trinity, Getnatun, Van Ardi, Armenia Wine, Golden Grape ArmAs, Proshyan, Voskevaz wineries, watched their technologies, had business talks with the winemakers and owners on enlarging exports
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MOSCOW/ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) – Police detained more than a hundred opposition activists on Saturday for taking part in a wave of anti-Kremlin protests across Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny ahead of a presidential election in March. Under gray skies and intermittent rain, over two thousand people gathered in central Moscow’s Pushkin
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