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8 dead after Florida nursing home left with no A/C from Irma

8 dead after Florida nursing home left with no A/C from Irma

Millions of people across Florida have lost power since Irma began lashing the state , and utilities have warned that some of the outages could extend for days or even weeks. U.S. President Donald Trump praised first responders in storm-ravaged Florida on Thursday for limiting the U.S. death toll from devastating Hurricane Irma , the second major storm to hit the United States this year.



North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with US

On Thursday, U.S. secretary of state Tillerson called on China, Pyongyang's only ally, and Russian Federation to apply more pressure on North Korea by "taking direct actions of their own". "I don't think that he'll stray too much outside of the boundaries of that", Collins said. Trump said America and its allies will never be intimidated.


Trump's tweet on London train bombing just speculation: minister

Trump's tweet on London train bombing just speculation: minister

Following the bombing of a London tube train at Parsons Green station on Friday, the terror threat level was increased from severe to critical. Of the 30 people injured in the bombing, all but one have been discharged from hospital. Police are continuing to search a foster home in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, in connection with the teenager's arrest on Saturday. Ronald Jones, 88, and Penelope Jones, 71 were rewarded for their service to children by the Queen, who made them MBEs in 2010 .


Iran's Khamenei Warns Against 'Wrong Move' On Nuclear Deal

Iran's Khamenei Warns Against 'Wrong Move' On Nuclear Deal

The news comes as the Trump administration is seemingly struggling to put the nuclear deal in question. Washington last week extended some sanctions relief that was granted under the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers under which Iran has significantly limited its controversial nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief.


Roadside bomb kills govt administrator, 4 others in Pakistan's FATA

Roadside bomb kills govt administrator, 4 others in Pakistan's FATA

Local security officials confirmed the attack and casualties. The blast occurred in remote Bajur agency tribal region, one of the seven semi-autonomous tribal areas in Pakistan, targeting a top tribal administration official's vehicle, Bajaur Agency Assistant Administrator Aanwar-ul-Haq told Anadolu Agency.


U.S. tourists attacked with acid in France

U.S. tourists attacked with acid in France

Marseille is a port city in southern France that is closer to Barcelona than Paris. The spokeswoman did not release any further details about the victims or the suspect. He told police he acted in the name of the Islamic State group. French reports say the incident is not being treated as terror-related and witnesses said no slogans were shouted during the attack.