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The Oklahoman | 08 Sep 2016

Obama reaffirms South China Sea arbitration ruling

Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the...

CNN | 08 Sep 2016

South China Sea: China building more islands?

(CNN)Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the...

Khaleej Times | 08 Sep 2016

Isro successfully launches Insat-3DR advanced weather satellite

India successfully launched its Insat-3DR advanced weather satellite in copy-book style on Thursday evening using its heavy geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV-F05) rocket. Around 17 minutes...

Maritime News

PICTURES: Yorktown Folk Festival

The Watermen's Museum kicked off its third annual Yorktown Folk Festival on Saturday, Sept. 24 with nearly 10 local and regional bands. The free outdoor event, next to the York River, aims to celebrate a range of American music, from maritime to...

Daily Press 2016-09-25

Philippines tells world not to interfere in Duterte drugs war

Philippines Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay told the United Nations on Saturday his country’s new president, Rodrigo Duterte, had an “unprecedented” mandate and the world should not interfere in his crackdown on crime. Addressing...

The Himalayan 2016-09-25

UNE men's cross country team comes away with title at Pop Crowell Invitational (UNE Athletics)

(Source: UNE Athletics) Results WENHAM, Mass. -- With four runners in Top 10, the University of New England men's cross country team breezed to the team title at the 2016 Pop Crowell Invitational, held on the campus of Gordon College...

Public Technologies 2016-09-25

George and Charlotte steal limelight as Cambridges arrive in Canada

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children have arrived in Canada for a highly anticipated eight-day tour. William and Kate returned to the Commonwealth country they last visited a few months after their 2011 wedding bringing their family -...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-09-25

George and Charlotte begin 'lifetime of friendship' with Canada

The Duke of Cambridge has said his children were beginning their own "lifetime of friendship" with Canada as Prince George took his first tentative steps in the country. Holding on to his parents' hands, the three-year-old future king of Canada...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-09-25

Philippines’ anti-drug fight ‘grabs headlines for wrong reasons,’ Foreign Secretary tells UN

Print 24 September 2016 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the PhilippinesForeign Minister today said that the country’s fight against corruption, illegal drugs and crimes under the new President has been widely misunderstood....

United Nations 2016-09-25

On the waterfront: Lisbon's riverside regeneration

Boyd Tonkin finds great buildings, a bold new art gallery and custard pies to die for in Portugal’s capital...

The Guardian 2016-09-25

The Latest: Sudan says Africa wants out of war crimes court

The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 9 p.m. Sudan's foreign minister is accusing the International Criminal Court of being politicized and hampering peace. Ibrahim Ghandour told the U.N. General Assembly's...

Springfield News-Sun 2016-09-25

The Latest: UAE accuses Iran of destabilizing Mideast

The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 10 p.m. The foreign minister of the United Arab Emirates is accusing Iran of playing "the greatest role in causing tension and instability" in the Middle East. Sheikh...

Springfield News-Sun 2016-09-25

Oil News

Oil's big reversal

CNBC | 24 Sep 2016