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China UN envoy says US-North Korea rhetoric might lead to 'disaster'

On Sept. 21, Trump signed an executive order authorizing the Treasury to suspend US correspondent account access to any foreign bank that "knowingly conducts or facilitates significant transactions" linked to trade with North Korea or designated individuals.



US Treasury sanctions banks, representatives linked to North Korea

On Sept. 23, Trump tweeted , "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer!" "In light of the declaration of war by Trump, all options will be on the operations table of the supreme leadership of the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)", the minister said, stressing, "The question of who will be around much longer will be answered then".


Taiwan supports Duterte's war on drugs: MOFA

Taiwan supports Duterte's war on drugs: MOFA

On Tuesday, both China and Taiwan denied being the source of drugs and insisted that their cooperation with the Philippines has led to substantial successes in stemming the flow of narcotics. "We expect pollsters to exercise prudence and objectivity to arrive at a closer approximation of public sentiment", he said in a statement. The US has been providing reportedly limited logistical help with the operations in Marawi.


Watch Porsche 911 GT2 RS set new 'Ring record

Watch Porsche 911 GT2 RS set new 'Ring record

But the GT2 RS didn't just shave off a few seconds off the previous record, it absolutely smashed it. We were telling you last week that Porsche worked on beating the Lamborghini Huracan Performante Nurburgring record , and that the expected time was 6:48.75 minutes according to a guess made by Edo Karabegovic, owner of Edo Competition.


Hafiz Saeed, Lashkar-e-Taiba Are Our Liabilities, Give Us Time

Hafiz Saeed, Lashkar-e-Taiba Are Our Liabilities, Give Us Time

Pakistan foreign minister Khawaja Asif has admitted that Hafiz Saeed, co-founder of terror organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba, is a liability for Pakistan and South Asian region. "But Pakistan has also sheltered the same organizations that try every single day to kill our people". In a rare but welcome admission, Pakistan has accepted that terrorists are its liabilities and sought some time to get rid of them.


Cooler temperatures on the way for central Pa., dry conditions will continue

Cooler temperatures on the way for central Pa., dry conditions will continue

Not much change is expected tomorrow; the sky will be sunny with a high around 90 degrees... about 8 degrees above average for the end of September. Friday likely will be the last 80 degree day of the year. A cold front arrives late tonight and into tomorrow morning. The Weather Service predicts quiet weather through the weekend, with just a 20 percent chance for showers on Thursday night.