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US calls for a vote on toughest-ever North Korea sanctions

The U.S.is circulating a draft resolution at the U.N. that would bar crude oil shipments to North Korea , ban the nation's exports of textiles and prohibit employment of its guest workers by other countries, according to a diplomat at the world body.


Mass protests held over Trump's decision to end DACA

Mass protests held over Trump's decision to end DACA

Most of the people taking part in the protests on Saturday said they have benefited from the DACA. Groups that support reduced immigration welcomed Trump's decision to end DACA. Trump's revocation of DACA snatches that pass away, sending tremors of fear of deportation in almost a million people. "They are innocent and should not be punished for things done by others", he said.


North Korea: UN passes strongest sanctions yet after USA compromise

North Korea: UN passes strongest sanctions yet after USA compromise

In an interview published today United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said the showdown over North Korea's nuclear and missile programme was the world's worst crisis "in years" and had left him deeply anxious. The sense of urgency is heightened in Washington , as the U.S. suddenly finds itself potentially in range of Kim Jong Un's nuclear weapons, whereas China and North Korea's other neighbours have lived with the threat for years.


Should we be anxious about Hurricane Jose?

Should we be anxious about Hurricane Jose?

That means Hurricane Irma's ultimate path and eventual decay could play an important role in determining where Jose ends up. There is a large spread of possible tracks because there is still a lot of uncertainty over where Jose could go after completing its loop on Friday.


Family of three die after falling into volcano crater near Naples

Family of three die after falling into volcano crater near Naples

Police said the 11-year-old's parents tried to rescue him after he wandered off the path at the Solfatara Crater near Naples, and slipped. The boy's mother, 42, and father, 45, tried to pull him to safety only for the base of the crater to collapse.