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President Trump lands in Corpus Christi, set to tour storm-ravaged region

On Monday, New York National Guard rescue teams in helicopters and boats from the state's initial deployment rescued 255 residents in the city of Houston and surrounding areas. That brings to almost...

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US State Dept. to Eliminate Special Envoy for Nuke Talks

US State Dept. to Eliminate Special Envoy for Nuke Talks

Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The proposed change, reports of which surfaced back in July, is part of a broader effort by Tillerson to reorganize a...

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Hamas: Ties with Iran 'Fantastic,' Preparing for 'Liberation of Palestine'

Hamas: Ties with Iran 'Fantastic,' Preparing for 'Liberation of Palestine'

The terror group is also believed to be holding three Israeli civilians - Avraham Abera Mengistu, Hisham al-Sayed and Juma Ibrahim Abu Ghanima - who were all said to have entered the Gaza Strip of the...

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Tropical Storm Harvey drifting offshore - but expected to return

Tropical Storm Harvey drifting offshore - but expected to return

The storm was expected to move "erratically" east-southeast through Monday night before turning northeast Tuesday. The Coast Guard and Texas National Guard have been assisting in rescue efforts,...

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Red Cross Muskegon responding to call for help

Red Cross Muskegon responding to call for help

He said to people suffering from Hurricane Harvey and resulting flooding that "you're going to have what you need and it's going to go fast". Police have plucked more than 3,000 people from floo...

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Houston police officer drowns in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters

Houston police officer drowns in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters

KPRC live coverage of Cypress rescue Tuesday morning. After getting trapped in high water, the officer tried to get out but was unable to. Search-and-rescue crews are in the process of recovering ...

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Trump Vows Help For Those Affected By Storm Harvey

Trump Vows Help For Those Affected By Storm Harvey

Rest assured, Texas residents. Helicopters plucked victims from rooftops. "My heart goes out to my hometown, Houston , and I remain in constant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who ha...

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Levee breach in Houston, flooding intensifies

Levee breach in Houston, flooding intensifies

Brazoria County officials responded to the failure in the Columbia Lakes levee by bluntly urging anyone still in the area to get out immediately. "The levee at Columbia Lakes has been breached!" the...

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Tied Up, Abandoned: Dogs, Other Animals Left To Face Hurricane Harvey

Tied Up, Abandoned: Dogs, Other Animals Left To Face Hurricane Harvey

Many hotels and some public transport systems now relax pet restrictions during such emergencies, while officials have stressed in public messaging the importance of evacuating with animals instead of...

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President Trump news conference

President Trump news conference

FEMA and the state of Louisiana together provided $321.5 million in unemployment assistance to almost 185,000 people who lost their jobs as a result of hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005, according t...

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Sea Shepherd Admits Setback In Battle Against Japanese Whaling Ships

Sea Shepherd Admits Setback In Battle Against Japanese Whaling Ships

In March, Japanese whaling ships returned from Antarctic waters with a catch of 333 minke whales. Sea Shepherd claims to have saved thousands of whales since it began its anti-whaling operations in ...

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Dry Today, but Rain Returns Tomorrow

Dry Today, but Rain Returns Tomorrow

We have another cool, dry night ahead as high pressure remains in control of our weather in western Mass. Today rain across our state should be mostly light and scattered, although heavier rain is l...

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GOP Congressman Proposes Amendment to Defund Mueller Investigation

GOP Congressman Proposes Amendment to Defund Mueller Investigation

Meanwhile, Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis has introduced legislation to cut off funding for Mueller's investigation. Filed on August 24 as part of a must-pass spending bill, the measure put forward...

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Maharashtra Board Class 10 Supplementary Result 2017 expected soon @mahresult

Maharashtra Board Class 10 Supplementary Result 2017 expected soon @mahresult

The Maharashtra Board Senior Secondary Certificate (SSC) supplementary examination was conducted for students who failed to qualify in the board exams which were conducted in March and the result for ...

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Korea to seek inter-Korean dialogue while countering NK provocation

Korea to seek inter-Korean dialogue while countering NK provocation

South Korea's largest automaker, said Tuesday it has halted auto production at its plants in China as tensions between Seoul and Beijing over an USA anti-missile system hurt its sales and left it un...

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United Nations secretary-general: Jews have no special connection to Jerusalem

United Nations secretary-general: Jews have no special connection to Jerusalem

Following those visits, he held a working meeting with President Reuven Rivlin at his Jerusalem residence, where he reaffirmed his commitment to addressing the anti-Israel agenda at the United Nat...

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PM Narendra Modi arrived Rajasthan, Key projects to inaugurate

PM Narendra Modi arrived Rajasthan, Key projects to inaugurate

The other projects that were inaugurated include 4 laning of Gomati Chauraha - Udaipur section of NH-8 at a cost of Rs 1129 crore, 4-laning of Rajsamand-Bhilwara section of NH-758 at Rs 1360 crore, Na...

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Alligators swim over fence and enter woman's yard thanks to Harvey

Alligators swim over fence and enter woman's yard thanks to Harvey

For now, Saurage said the almost 350 alligators at Gator Country remains safely contained, though any rise in floodwaters could allow them the escape and join the other alligators taking over resident...

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Israel seized 220 illegal Palestinian weapons since beginning of year

Israel seized 220 illegal Palestinian weapons since beginning of year

As Turkey we are always ready to support efforts to revive the peace process. Israel's Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, accompanied by the Israeli police chief, took a tour of the city on Sunda...

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Pleasant again today, watching two tropical systems this week

Pleasant again today, watching two tropical systems this week

RAINFALL: The system is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 3 to 6 inches along the upper South Carolina, North Carolina, and southeast Virginia coasts, with possible isolated maximum amo...

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Tropical system that drenched Florida headed up Carolina coast

Tropical system that drenched Florida headed up Carolina coast

Coastal winds will gust between 30 and 40 miles per hour. The area of disturbed weather off the Georgia and SC coast remains disorganized, but is still forecast to become a minimal tropical storm ...

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Mexico Offers Aid to Texas After Hurricane Harvey

Mexico Offers Aid to Texas After Hurricane Harvey

His NAFTA tweet also came just minutes after he repeated his much-contradicted claim that Mexico would pay for a wall at the U.S. -Mexico border. "Ultimately Mexico will pay for the wall", Trum...

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Trump says 'many countries' present a threat

As its northern neighbor faces one of the worst storms in modern history, Mexico has offered support and condolences to Texas, while reiterating to President Donald Trump that the country will n...

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President renews calls for new trade deal and border wall

President renews calls for new trade deal and border wall

Donald Trump vowed Monday that Mexico would be made to pay for the construction of a wall on the southern USA border, a key campaign pledge the president is struggling to finance, AFP reports. "Thi...

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North Korea Fires a Missile Over Japan

North Korea Fires a Missile Over Japan

USA stock-index futures were sliding lower late Monday in NY, with futures for the Dow down almost 110 points at its nadir, after reports that North Korea fired a ballistic missile that flew o...

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Future Of Iran Nuclear Deal

Future Of Iran Nuclear Deal

Iran and the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council - the United States, the United Kingdom, France, China and Russian Federation - plus Germany signed the nuclear deal on Jul...

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Verdict expected in Ibrahim Halawa case

Verdict expected in Ibrahim Halawa case

Sinn Féin Foreign Affairs spokesperson Seán Crowe TD described the delay until 18 September as "completely unacceptable", prolonging the agony for Ibrahim and his family . Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has b...

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Kansas City area gas prices see spike after Hurricane Harvey

Kansas City area gas prices see spike after Hurricane Harvey

On Monday, according to Gasbuddy.com, the average price for a litre of gas in Vancouver was 139.6, 22 cents more than Montreal, which has the priciest gas of any major Canadian city outside of B.C. A ...

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GOP leaders mostly silent on Trump response to Charlottesville

GOP leaders mostly silent on Trump response to Charlottesville

Kiesel is executive director of the ACLU in Oklahoma. 'What if a Neo-Nazi is my roommate?' But even that response didn't come until after an alleged white supremacist and admirer of Hitler ram...

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KC gas prices may spike in Hurricane Harvey's wake

Ten of those refineries had shut down by Monday, based on a tally by S&P Global Platts. Over the past week, prices fluctuated, with the national average per-gallon price for regular at $2.36 as of S...

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Harvey: More US states, cities in danger

Harvey: More US states, cities in danger

Louisiana also is assisting Texas, sending teams of 30 wildlife and fisheries agents with 30 boats to join search-and-rescue efforts across state lines. Much of the region got a break Monday afternoon...

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Heavy rains lash Mumbai, train services, traffic severely hit

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, train services, traffic severely hit

And those who think that the rain gods will have mercy on them should have a look at the IMD forecast that predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall in the city today. "Stuck in a local train between two ...

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Pontiff to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh in November

Pontiff to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh in November

Greg Burke, the director of the Vatican press office, announced on August 28 that the Holy Father will travel to Myanmar on November 27, remaining in that country until November 30. More than a millio...

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Former MSU basketball coach, Jud Heathcote has died

Former MSU basketball coach, Jud Heathcote has died

Heathcote led Michigan State to 10 NCAA Tournament appearances and three Big Ten titles during his 19 years as coach. "Long after he left Michigan State, he was still one of the first people I would c...

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Drivers Warned, Don't Pass Stopped School Bus

Drivers Warned, Don't Pass Stopped School Bus

Motorists will observe students walking to and from school as well as to and from bus stops. When crossing the street to get on the bus, always look left, then right and left again. "Police drive ca...

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Indian Students Swimming In Hurricane-Hit Texas Lake In Critical Condition

Indian Students Swimming In Hurricane-Hit Texas Lake In Critical Condition

Swaraj said as many as 200 Indian students were marooned at University of Houston , and that rescue operations were under way. The Indian side made efforts to deliver food but the US Coast Guard di...

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Washington Man Dragged by Car in Unsuccessful Carjacking

Washington Man Dragged by Car in Unsuccessful Carjacking

When the SUV comes into the frame, the man is being dragged with his hands stuck in the door handle. The driver quickly speeds off, pulling the would-be-thief once more, after he tries to keep up on...

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Tillerson slams N Korea missile test but still seeks talks

Tillerson slams N Korea missile test but still seeks talks

The North bombarded Yeonpyeong island in November 2010 in response to a South Korean live-fire drill near the tense sea border, killing four South Koreans- two soldiers and two civilians-and prompting...

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Osteen To Open Megachurch To Hurricane Refugees After Social Media Shaming

Osteen To Open Megachurch To Hurricane Refugees After Social Media Shaming

Lakewood is a nondenominational church that hosts about 52,000 attendees weekly and is one of the largest congregations in the U.S. "So for you to say you're not gonna help but I bet you you'll open u...

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Bank blast kills at least one in Afghan capital Kabul

Bank blast kills at least one in Afghan capital Kabul

As per the recent reports, an explosion hits the Afghanistan capital Kabul near United States embassy compound on Tuesday morning. Exact details on casualties have however not yet been released ...

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