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Dar decides to extend London stay post NAB appeal

Dar decides to extend London stay post NAB appeal

Dar's protocol officer Fazal Dad told the anti-corruption court that Dar was in London. A two-member team of NAB officials arrived at Ishaq Dar's house in Islamabad to deliver the summon by the accountability court on Wednesday. Dar has now been in London, along with ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and members of his family. Sharif, his two sons, daughter and son-in-law failed to appear before the same court on September 19 for the first hearing of cases against them.


Senate planning to vote on bill to overhaul health care

Senate planning to vote on bill to overhaul health care

SC says, "I believe that most republicans like the idea of state controlled healthcare versus Washington , D.C. controlled healthcare". Chuck Grassley thinks Republicans are one to two votes short of being able to pass the Obamacare replacement bill .


Watch Jimmy Kimmel accuse Bill Cassidy of lying - again

Watch Jimmy Kimmel accuse Bill Cassidy of lying - again

Jimmy Kimmel also gave a stirring rebuke of the legislation in his monologue after Senator Cassidy said in May that any bill he supported would have to pass the " Jimmy Kimmel test ". "That will be my blurb for your next book - Brian Kilmeade is a phony little creep". Because Tuesday night's Kimmel monologue went viral, Senator Cassidy was asked to defend the host's charges on TV.


NWS: Tropical Storm Watch canceled as Jose weakens

NWS: Tropical Storm Watch canceled as Jose weakens

Because of Jose's close proximity to southern New England, the National Hurricane Center said that tropical storm conditions are occurring over portions of southeastern New England, today , September 21. EDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Jose was located near 39.0 degrees north latitude and 70.0 degrees west longitude. This kind of setup is indicative that the storm is quickly transitioning to non-tropical.


France's Libération:

France's Libération: "Aung San Suu Kyi: A Nobel And A Massacre"

Aung San Suu Kyi said the final report from an advisory commission, led by former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, contributed to bringing peace and development as well as resources to Rakhine, while highlighting the Government's efforts to calm the situation.


South Korea approves $8m aid package for North Korea

South Korea approves $8m aid package for North Korea

Top officials from China , South Korea and Japan condemned North Korea's nuclear weapons program this week, but at least one official said "calm" is needed in order to prevent tensions from spiraling out of control. Moon deemed North Korea's provocation "deplorable", prompting Trump to compliment his word choice. "All the countries need to thoroughly implement the UNSC resolutions and seek new, appropriate measures if North Korea makes further provocations".