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  World   Americas  13 Oct 2017

World, Americas, 13 Oct 2017

Military action would have 'devastating consequences': NATO to North Korea

Trump met his national security team on Tuesday and discussed a 'range of options'.

13 Oct 2017 7:41 PM

Trump scraps key Obamacare subsidies, urges Democrats to fix 'broken mess'

This comes as the most dramatic action Trump has taken so far, against the Affordable Care Act.

13 Oct 2017 7:19 PM

Donald Trump said to disparage but not bolt from 2015 Iranian nulear deal

White House aides had initially sought a venue for Trump's address that would project American power and determination.

13 Oct 2017 6:11 PM

Ads linked to Russia's meddling in US polls likely to be released by Facebook

The move comes as critics and lawmakers are increasingly calling for the regulation of Facebook and other internet giants.

13 Oct 2017 2:32 PM

After rescue of US-Canadian couple, White House hoping for uptick in US-Pak ties

The couple was kidnapped in 2012, in Afghanistan, while on a backpacking trip. Their 3 children were born while the pair was in captivity.

13 Oct 2017 2:07 PM


Hotel officials delayed summoning police for several minutes after Vegas shooting

Police was not notified about a shooting in the hallway inside the high-rise until after Stephen Paddock opened fire on the crowd.

13 Oct 2017 1:07 PM

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price suspended after sexual harassment allegations

Amazon said it was 'reviewing our options for our projects we have with the Weinstein Company.'

13 Oct 2017 12:14 PM

California's deadliest fire kills 31

The fires have swept through California's wine country, leaving thousands of people homeless.

13 Oct 2017 11:54 AM

Despite allies reaffirmation, Trump to unveil aggressive strategy on Iran tomorrow

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spent much of the week on the telephone, talking through a decision that is deeply unpopular with allies.

13 Oct 2017 11:20 AM

American couple, 3 kids held captive by Taliban, freed after 5 yrs in Pakistan

The Pakistani military confirmed the release and said the family was 'being repatriated to the country of their origin.'

13 Oct 2017 9:27 AM


UN chief to work with Trump administration despite UNESCO pullout

US quit UNESCO accusing the body of 'anti-Israel' bias after it designated in July the old city of Hebron as a Palestinian heritage site. 

13 Oct 2017 8:23 AM

Trump signs order to weaken Obamacare, boost bare-bones insurance

Trump's order was his most concrete step to undo Obamacare since he took office after promising voters he would dismantle the 2010 law.

13 Oct 2017 7:41 AM