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23
Sep

A Year Later, Iran Finds Evaporating Sympathy at the U.N.

Two weeks ago, it appeared that Iran might find a way out, taking Mr. Trump up on his offer of negotiations. But the attacks on Saudi Arabia, and the American accusations of Iranian involvement, have all but killed that possibility, American officials said. …

23
Sep

Election 2020: Biden, Sanders, and Warren poll best against Trump

Democratic voters are stuck in a self-destructive loop. The loop begins and ends with polls. Pollsters know that Democrats want to know who is the strongest candidate against President Donald Trump, so they conduct a lot of head-to-head polls matching Trump…

23
Sep

Trump’s Ukraine admission and who won big at the Emmys? The Morning Rundown

Good morning, NBC News readers. President Donald Trump made a major admission yesterday in the Ukraine controversy we’ll tell you all about it. And who won big at the Emmys? Perhaps more importantly, what did they wear? Here’s what we’re watching this Mond…

23
Sep

News24.com | Joyrider arrested for speeding had taken parent’s car without permission

The Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department (EMPD) High Speed Unit arrested a 21-year-old caught doing 202km/h on the N3 freeway near the Rand Airport turnoff on Sunday. He told the unit that he was rushing home.  EMPD spokesperson Kobeli Mokheseng said it was l…

23
Sep

News24.com | Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf ‘insecurity’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday denounced the presence of foreign forces in the Gulf and said Iran would proffer a peace plan, after arch-foe the US ordered reinforcements to the tinderbox region. “Foreign forces can cause problems and insecurity …

23
Sep

News24.com | Hlaudi makes a counter-claim, telling SABC it owes him R16m – report

Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng has responded to a civil claim lodged by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to recover R21m from him by telling the public broadcaster it owes him R16m, according to the Sunday Times.  He says the money is owed to him for …

23
Sep

iPhone 11 review: 6 reasons it’s Apple’s best new smartphone – Cult of Mac

Everyone shopping for a 2019 iPhone faces a conundrum: the new Pro series models are loaded with top-of-line features, but they cost much, much more than the iPhone 11. Is it really necessary to pay $1000 or more to get a great iPhone? No, no it isnt. Heres …

23
Sep

Thomas Cook collapses as rescue talks fail

Image copyrightGetty Images Thomas Cook has collapsed after last-minute negotiations aimed at saving the holiday firm failed. The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said the tour operator has “ceased trading with immediate effect”. The tour operator’s failu…

23
Sep

‘I’m worried about my baby’s health’

‘I’m worried about my baby’s health’

23
Sep

Trump praises Modi at ‘historic’ Texas rally

Media captionWatch Narendra Modi and Donald Trump hold hands at a rare join rally in Texas US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi exchanged warm words of friendship in Texas at a rare mass rally for a foreign leader. Around 50,000…