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Tillerson says U.S. in contact with N. Korea over possible nuclear talks

The North Korean leader spoke out after Trump told the U.N. General Assembly in NY that if "forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea ". "That'd calm things down a lot", he said. Tillerson had been due to arrive on Friday evening but his aircraft's problems forced him to travel to China on a military transport plane on Saturday.


Tom Cruise laughs off prosthetic butt rumours

Tom Cruise laughs off prosthetic butt rumours

More recently, though, folks speculated he used a prosthetic booty in his 2009 Nazi movie, " Valkyrie ". and you can kinda see why. "It's me. It's not CGI , it's me", he said. In fairness to Tom, hiring a bum double would be somewhat out of character, particularly as he's renowned for doing his own stunts wherever possible.


Mexico Earthquake: 21 school children among 250 dead

Mexico Earthquake: 21 school children among 250 dead

The call came one day after a 7.1 magnitude quake rocked Mexico City and the surrounding area, killing over 200 people . By Wednesday morning, the workers said a teacher and two students had sent text messages from within the rubble.


Death Toll In Florida Nursing Home Hit By Irma Now 12

Death Toll In Florida Nursing Home Hit By Irma Now 12

Rick Scott met with President Donald Trump on recovery efforts. Dolores Biamonte, 57, died Thursday night , bringing the death toll from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills to a dozen since its cooling system failed and several residents perished in the rising heat September 13.


First Test: Pakistan manage to stay on top thanks to Haris, spinners

First Test: Pakistan manage to stay on top thanks to Haris, spinners

Pakistan had pinned their hopes on Ali in the post Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq era who retired in May this year after shouldering team's batting for almost seven years. Starting off the day on 64/0 , Pakistan openers Shan Masood and Sami Aslam converted their 64-run partnership into a 114-run stand, during which both batsmen brought up their fifties.


Retired Assamese Army veteran asked to prove his Indian citizenship

Retired Assamese Army veteran asked to prove his Indian citizenship

Hoque's wife had also been asked to prove her citizenship in 2012. According to Azmal Haque, his father had been an Indian citizen but the summons sent to him stated that he arrived from Bangladesh in 1971. An interim report submitted earlier this year by a committee set up by the state's BJP-led government to suggest measures to protect land rights of indigenous people claimed illegal Bangladeshis outnumber indigenous people in 15 of the state's 33 districts.