澳大利亚一项标准更严格的公民法案星期三未能在参议院通过。澳大利亚随后政府表示，将降低对英文能力的要求，以换取保留其他更严格的移民标准。After a more stringent citizenship bill failed in the Senate Wednesday, the Australian government says it will lower its standard for English language skills in a trade-off for other, tougher citizenship legislation.
美国总统川普预计很快将宣布，他不认为伊朗遵守了2015年签订的伊核协议。依照法律，川普总统必须在10月15号之前做出决定，但是白宫消息来源说，总统很可能更早宣布决定。President Donald Trump is expected to announce within days that he will no longer certify Iran’s compliance with the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement.By law, the president has until October 15th to decide, but White House sources say it may come sooner.
西班牙加泰罗尼亚的领导人星期二将在地区议会讲话。与此同时，马德里的西班牙政府担心，加泰罗尼亚的代表会投票通过单方独立。The leader of Spain's Catalonia region is due to address members of the regional parliament Tuesday, while the government in Madrid worries Catalan representatives will vote for a unilateral declaration of independence.
调查人员努力查明美国历史上罕见的枪击杀人事件的动机之际，美国总统川普到拉斯维加斯慰问受害者，并会见警察和第一时间赶到现场的急救人员。 While investigators attempt to unravel the reason for the worst mass shooting in recent U.S. history, President Donald Trump went to Las Vegas to console victims and meet with police and other first responders.
墨西哥首都墨西哥城周二下午发生7.1级强烈地震，建筑物倒塌，已知至少217人丧生，还有不知道多少人被困在废墟当中。 The death toll continues to rise following a massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake that struck Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, collapsing buildings, killing at least 217 people and trapping an unknown number of others in the wreckage.
加勒比海岛国多米尼加星期一夜间受到飓风玛丽亚重创。此前，玛丽亚迅速成长为5级飓风，可能造成危及生命的巨浪和暴雨。 The Caribbean island nation Dominica took a direct hit overnight from Hurricane Maria, after the storm rapidly strengthened into a Category 5 hurricane capable of bringing life-threatening storm surge and flooding rains.
紧急救援人员和国民警卫队努力寻找被飓风艾玛困在佛罗里达群岛上的灾民。与此同时，法国和英国保证，要向加勒比海法属和英属地区提供更多的支援。 Emergency workers and National Guard troops are working to find those left stranded in the Florida Keys by Hurricane Irma, while France and Britain pledge to boost their response to those hit by the storms in their territories in the Caribbean.