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Amongst the first 57 though which is an unusually large number for a first wave of an iPhone , but hey, it is Apple's 10th anniversary iPhone. Apple , for the successor to the iPhone 7, skipped the iPhone 7s and went straight to the iPhone 8 , confirming previous reports on the names of the 2017 iPhone models .
  • How to help Rohingya Muslims fleeing 'genocide' in Burma

    How to help Rohingya Muslims fleeing 'genocide' in Burma

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    Unless Myanmar's security forces end their brutality in Rakhine and the government of Aung San Suu Kyi adopts a political response to the crisis, increasing numbers of Rohingya are likely to swing their support to the militants. Army generals see themselves as saviours of the country. Trump administration officials did not respond to requests for comment. Kyaw Zeya, spokesperson of State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi's Foreign Ministry, told local media on Tuesday that Vice President Henry ...
  • New sanctions passed against North Korea by the UNSC

    New sanctions passed against North Korea by the UNSC

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    The sanctions imposed against North Korea are watered down from an original draft by the United States , and stop short of choking off the regime's economic lifelines. "On the one hand, Washington can abandon seven decades of national strategy and risk growing instability in Asia; on the other, it can risk an ugly and dangerous war with a vicious and unprincipled opponent".
  • Korea says will fully reject new United Nations resolution on sanctions

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    And the State Department has said that it's going to take time for any of these sanctions to have the effect that the US wants, which is to pressure North Korea back to negotiations. Britain's United Nations ambassador, Matthew Rycroft , said "maximum possible pressure" should be placed on North Korea and offered support for the U.S.
  • Irma's done but breezy conditions continue — First Alert

    Irma's done but breezy conditions continue — First Alert

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    House after house, block after block, roofs are torn off, boats are on the road, and RVs are mangled in trees. Looping hurricanes have happened before, including Hurricane Jeanne, which in 2004 appeared to be heading out to the open Atlantic only to turn around and strike the Florida coast.
  • Military action not first choice on Korean nuclear issue

    Military action not first choice on Korean nuclear issue

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    But the USA is expected to face opposition from China and Russian Federation, which both supply oil to North Korea and wield vetoes at the Security Council. After a phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping on North Korea's ongoing moves to develop its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, said Trump, when asked if he was still considering military action.
  • Billions Of Devices At Risk From Bluetooth Flaws — Blueborne Attacks

    Billions Of Devices At Risk From Bluetooth Flaws — Blueborne Attacks

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    Researchers have found malicious attacks do not require pairing or user intervention, the attacker simply needs to be within ten metres of the device. If you want to go deeper into what BlueBorne is capable of, Armis Labs has put together a white paper on the virus . "The vulnerabilities are at the very core of the Bluetooth stacks, so once a connection is started, a remote code execution, or a man-in-the middle attack, is possible".
  • North Korea warns United States of 'greatest pain', rejects sanctions

    North Korea warns United States of 'greatest pain', rejects sanctions

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    Haley has dismissed it as insulting. He said North Korean bank representatives still operate in Russian Federation in "flagrant disregard" of United Nations resolutions that Moscow voted for. The final resolution imposed a ban on oil condensates exports to Pyongyang, capped refined petroleum exports at 2m barrels a year, cutting existing levels by half and maintaining global exports of crude oil to North Korea at existing levels; about 4m barrels a year.
  • Hurricane Irma: millions brace for impact as superstorm reaches Florida

    Hurricane Irma: millions brace for impact as superstorm reaches Florida

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    Overnight, Irma was downgraded to a category 2 storm, but continued to wreak havoc along the west coast. Tropical Storm Irma is continuing to weaken as she moves toward Georgia. metro area other than Miami and NY. Brock said no injuries had been reported. More than 1 million residents had already lost power by Sunday morning, and it could be days before officials can provide food and water to those struggling in the aftermath of the powerful storm.
  • Havana in waist-deep water after Hurricane irma lashes Cuba

    Havana in waist-deep water after Hurricane irma lashes Cuba

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    I am sure they will do much better. "I honestly don't know what else to do". Elsewhere in the Caribbean, the USA has evacuated approximately 1,200 Americans from Dutch-administered St. However, damage caused by the storm is looking to be less than expected , and insurance stocks are rising on the news. "But I will come back to Cuba.
  • North Korea rejects UN sanctions resolution, warns US

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    Most experts believe a preemptive strike against North Korea would be perceived as an attempt at regime change, and its military leadership would likely lash out at South Korea with artillery and chemical weapons. He urged Pyongyang to take "concrete action" toward denuclearization. The challenge now is that the worldwide community is no longer trying to stop North Korea from developing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.
  • Modi-Abe summit: 9000 cops to keep vigil in Ahmedabad

    Modi-Abe summit: 9000 cops to keep vigil in Ahmedabad

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    Earlier Japan's Ambassador to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, had said that the relationship between India and Japan is at its best ever, and that New Delhi is a key partner to carry out Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's free and open Indo-Pacific strategy.
  • 10 things you need to know about the Apple Watch Series 3

    10 things you need to know about the Apple Watch Series 3

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    There is also a flood illuminator that is designed to identify the users face in the dark. The new Apple Watch looks the same as its predecessor; the new internals are what counts. The loss of the home button means no more fingerprint sensor. The watch also features GPS and you can use Maps for directions, which automatically turns on location when away from iPhone.
  • Edith Windsor is an Iconic Symbol of Love and LGBTQ Equality

    Edith Windsor is an Iconic Symbol of Love and LGBTQ Equality

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    It was considered a landmark legal victory for the same-sex marriage movement in the United States of America. "Edith opened the door for all LGBTQ Americans to experience this magic - and we are forever indebted to her because of it". "It's a culmination of an engagement that happened between us in 1967 when we didn't dream that we'd be able to marry". The women married in Canada when they realized they might not live long enough to see NY legalize same-sex marriage.
  • North Korean Dictator Hosts Lavish Banquet To Celebrate Country's Largest Missile Test

    North Korean Dictator Hosts Lavish Banquet To Celebrate Country's Largest Missile Test

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    China and Russian Federation, which can veto any United Nations measures, have expressed scepticism that tough sanctions will stop the North's nuclear push and have pushed for peace talks. China's Permanent Representative Liu Jieyi said that the U.S. must consider what he called the legitimate concerns of all parties and make it a part of its policy towards the region to not seek regime change in Pyongyang or a collapse of the country or an accelerated pace of reunification of the two Koreas.
  • Eastbourne MP explains why he voted against Government Brexit bill

    Eastbourne MP explains why he voted against Government Brexit bill

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    The bill basically seeks largely to copy and paste European Union law into British legislation to ensure the country has functioning laws and the same regulatory framework as the bloc at the moment of Brexit , something the government says provides certainty for companies.
  • North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed

    North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed

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    The Arizona senator says the USA should provide missile defense in South Korea and continue working with China "to put the brakes on Kim Jong Un" and his efforts to develop nuclear weapons . At the time, North Korea said that Qaddafi's fall was "a grave lesson" that persuading other nations to give up weapons was "an invasion tactic". The new sanctions against North Korea include a ban on the country's textile exports and a cap on imports of crude oil.
  • S.Korea: N.Korea must stop challenging peace, end nuclear programme

    S.Korea: N.Korea must stop challenging peace, end nuclear programme

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    North Korea's government blasted the sanctions and claimed the US would "suffer the greatest pain ever" for supporting them. Despite reservations, both nations backed Monday's resolution. The test, which the North said was a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a rocket, came weeks after Pyongyang fired two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) that appeared to bring much of the mainland United States into range.
  • Trump says military action against N. Korea not inevitable

    Trump says military action against N. Korea not inevitable

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    North Korea completed its sixth underground bomb test last weekend, prompting the U.S.to consider "massive military response" in addition to seeking increased sanctions. "The second thing we cannot accept, in any case, is a war on the Korean peninsula", Cho said at a luncheon organised at a think-tank. The 13-page draft condemns North Korea's September 2 hydrogen bomb test and its "flagrant disregard" of numerous previous Security Council resolutions that prohibit Pyongyang's nuclear ...
  • UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions

    UN Security Council approves new North Korea sanctions

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    North Korea on Wednesday condemned new sanctions approved by the U.N. Security Council (UNSC) following its sixth nuclear test , vowing to strengthen its nuclear force at a faster pace. Textiles are one of North Korea's major exports, with a total export value estimated at $750 million in 2016, and the tens of thousands of North Koreans working overseas send a significant portion of their earnings home to the regime.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Orders Break All Records

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    Samsung is yet to confirm the launch date and price of the Note 8 in India. Note 8 preorders went live on August 24 and the device is one of Samsung's most expensive smartphones to date, starting at $930. Truth be told, LG would have valid reasons to pump up the price. Note 8 owners can also utilize the bokeh effect of the camera setup. The iPhone 7 Plus will not open every app faster than its rivals, but it'll be faster at switching between apps and opening apps ...
  • China, Russia warn USA against government change in North Korea

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    North Korea rejected the measure. The resolution now relaxes the oil and gas sanctions and removes the penalties against Kim. " Enough is enough ", she told reporters after North Korea shot a missile over northern Japan . "They're putting down the marker here and saying, 'OK, are you prepared to do what is necessary to put pressure on North Korea at a moment when we're simply out of time?'" The two measures would have had crippling effects on the North's economy.
  • Condos Says Presidential Election Integrity Commission Has 'Nefarious' Agenda

    Condos Says Presidential Election Integrity Commission Has 'Nefarious' Agenda

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    The panel is holding its second meeting Tuesday at Saint Anselm College to investigate the Republican president's unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 elections. "This is deeply unfortunate and a disservice to the people of New Hampshire". The issue forced Gardner to suspend plans to send the information to the commission until the names are redacted.
  • Myanmar crisis: Bangladesh PM in Rohingya plea

    Myanmar crisis: Bangladesh PM in Rohingya plea

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    The Rohingya , a stateless mostly Muslim minority in Buddhist-majority Rakhine, have long experienced persecution in Myanmar, which says they are illegal immigrants. This has fueled the ethnic cleansing and leaves the Rohingya Muslims without an option to escape. "We are not saying they should send troops there, but impose political and economic pressure", Khamenei said.
  • China rules out radiation from North Korea after nuclear test

    China rules out radiation from North Korea after nuclear test

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    North Korea imports mostly gasoline and diesel fuel from China which are vital to the country's agriculture, transportation and military sectors, according to the EIA. The Trump administration warned Tuesday that the US will punish companies in China and Russian Federation that don't comply with restrictions in the new global sanctions on North Korea.
  • Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered Keys

    Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered Keys

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    He wrote on Facebook , "Horrible scenes of complete devastation in the Lower Florida Keys just east of Key West including Summerland, Cudjoe, and Big Pine Keys". They were warned that services on the islands were limited: most areas were still without power and water, mobile phone signals were patchy and most petrol stations were still closed.
  • Trump courting Democrats on tax reform

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    Ryan said, "He (Trump) wanted to make sure that in this moment of national crisis, where our country is getting hit by two awful hurricanes, he wanted to have a bipartisan response and not a food fight on the timing of the debt limit attached to this (relief) bill".
  • New iPhone unveiled 'setting path for next decade of technology'

    New iPhone unveiled 'setting path for next decade of technology'

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    However, the phone comes with a hefty price tag: $999 for the base model, which includes 64GB of internal storage. The 8 has a 4.7-inch display while the 8 Plus is bigger at 5.5 inches. For the average phone buyer who decides the sparklier device isn't worth a few extra Benjamins, the iPhone 8 is here as a backup. Both devices can now capture 4K video at 60fps as well as 1080p 240fps slow motion.
  • WatchOS 4 Features And Release Date Confirmed

    WatchOS 4 Features And Release Date Confirmed

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    It comes with 4K HDR as standard and is powered by Apple's A10X chip, which is also used in the iPad Pro. Series 1 Apple Watch is still alive and the price has been slashed down to $249. Apple Watch has become the world's number one watch, surpassing the likes of Rolex and Fossil, the tech giant's boss said today. If you want to get your Facebook or Slack updates on-the-go, that works too, as 3rd party apps will work on your Watch with the cellular service.
  • UN Security Council Unanimously Approves New North Korea Sanctions

    UN Security Council Unanimously Approves New North Korea Sanctions

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    The measures were approved unanimously Monday. It's possible that economic disruption could produce a change in their behavior. Instead, annual crude oil supplies are capped at current levels - China is believed to supply around four million barrels a year through a pipeline, while deliveries of refined oil products such as gasoline and diesel are limited to two million barrels a year.
  • US calls for UNSC meet over N.Korea draft resolution

    US calls for UNSC meet over N.Korea draft resolution

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    When these new stronger sanctions are added to those passed last month, over 90 per cent of North Korea's publicly reported exports are now fully banned. "We have been clear in close consultation with the Americans that oil has to be included as an element of sanctions", South Korean foreign minister Kang Kyung-Wha told reporters.
  • Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused porn Twitter post

    Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused porn Twitter post

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    A not-safe-for-work tweet . A two-minute-long clip of pornography in which two adults have sex as a third watches on. "People can see your likes my dude", one Twitter user wrote. Last night, melting sculpture of a "50s televangelist Ted Cruz-or someone on his team-liked a tweet featuring explicit pornography that seemingly cast extramarital affairs in a deliciously naughty new light".
  • Want to buy an iPhone? There are too many choices now

    Want to buy an iPhone? There are too many choices now

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    We've got you covered. The iPhone X is Apple's not-so-discreet foray into the future of smartphones. The screen measures 5.8-inches diagonally. 22. You can also get different portrait lighting modes on the cameras . We know it is definitely compatible with Apple Watch Series 3 , with and without cellular.
  • 'Astounding Recovery Effort' in Irma-Slammed Florida Keys

    'Astounding Recovery Effort' in Irma-Slammed Florida Keys

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    Hurricane Irma has been downgraded to a Category 1 storm and could lose hurricane status by the end of Monday-but authorities warn that it is still very risky and the true extent of its destruction is still unclear. Duke said she and Brock Long, the FEMA administrator, spoke earlier Sunday with Trump and Pence, and that both were "absolutely pleased with the response".
  • Irma, Bound for Georgia, Weakens to a Tropical Storm

    Irma, Bound for Georgia, Weakens to a Tropical Storm

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    While it's not completely unprecedented for a storm to pick up so much power so quickly, NHC meteorologist Dennis Feltgren told NBC News that the storm's "rapid intensification" was why they turned so much energy toward tracking it so quickly.
  • Irma weakens to Category 1 Hurricane but still poses threat

    Irma weakens to Category 1 Hurricane but still poses threat

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    The company has restored power to about 1 million customers so far but CEO Eric Silagy said Monday that "even though we are restoring power, people need to be prepared for some prolonged and extended outages". They also have asked the federal government to kick in 11 million meals and millions more liters (gallons) of water, plus almost 700 cases of baby supplies.
  • Tampa Bay waters get sucked backward ahead of Hurricane Irma

    Tampa Bay waters get sucked backward ahead of Hurricane Irma

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    Mayor Bill Barnett said , despite the destruction, the city " dodged " the dire storm-surge predictions of 12 to 18 feet. It ranked behind only Hurricane Hugo in 1989 and a 1940 hurricane. A hurricane watch remained in effect for Antigua. Some residents went out to find Irma had stolen the water away from the beach. "Very little is passable", Darby said, noting the town suspended emergency operations Monday afternoon.
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    Florida Governor Says There Is "Devastation" In The Keys

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    Governor Rick Scott has warned of a possible humanitarian crisis in the region "My heart goes out to the people on the Keys". Recently planted palm trees lie strewn across the road as Hurricane Irma passes by, Sunday, Sept. More than 30,000 customers are without power in the Columbus area, and Georgia Power has advised local emergency personnel that they will not be sending out crews to fix damaged lines while the weather is poor.
  • Frustration as Florida Keys residents try to return home

    Frustration as Florida Keys residents try to return home

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    Updating you on the local impacts of Tropical Storm Irma on WBRC FOX6 News at Noon. The Caribbean saw scenes of catastrophic destruction, a preview of what Florida faces as the onslaught brought about by Hurricane Irma continues, as shown in the video below.
  • U.S. calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions

    U.S. calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions

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    But unlike in most policy arenas, the U.S.'s approach to North Korea has not been well-established, and neither Democrats nor Republicans have articulated a clear goal in its implementation. The ambassador, Kim Hak-Chol, has five days to leave Peru, the foreign affairs ministry said in a statement. The resolution was only passed unanimously after North Korea's allies Russian Federation and China agreed to softer sanctions than those proposed by the US.