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Donald Trump Donates $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey

A Fox News poll released Wednesday showed that 56 percent of voters believe Trump is "tearing the country apart", and his approval rating in Gallup polling has been consistently in the 30 percen...

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Syria's Assad gives Eid prayers near area seized from Islamic State

Syria's Assad gives Eid prayers near area seized from Islamic State

Nasrallah said the victory thwarted plans by the USA and Israel. A Syrian monitoring group and an Arab TV station say a Syrian government pilot whose plane was downed in rebel territory in the count...

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Four South Korean journalists sentenced to death ( Read full details )

Four South Korean journalists sentenced to death ( Read full details )

The title of the Korean version of the book translates to " Capitalist Republic of Korea " and a design on its cover replaces the red star in the DPRK national emblem with a USA dollar mark. South K...

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Temperature records tumble on fourth day of heat wave

Temperature records tumble on fourth day of heat wave

Temperatures in San Francisco are continuing to climb. The city's previous record for this day of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius) was set in 1950. - In late July, Shanghai registered it...

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Trump says 'talking not answer' with North Korea, other admin officials disagree

North Korea's nuclear missile program has been progressing rapidly in recent years. But like Mattis, he said the USA remained willing to discuss the North's denuclearization. The annual exercises alwa...

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Another Health Attack on Diplomats in Cuba Last Month

Another Health Attack on Diplomats in Cuba Last Month

The U.S. increased the tally of U.S. government personnel affected to 19. American diplomats serving in Cuba suffered injuries including to the brain from mysterious " sonic harassment attacks ", th...

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President Kovind wishes nation on Id-ul-Zuha

President Kovind wishes nation on Id-ul-Zuha

He said, "Eid-Ud-Zuha teaches us the tenets of sacrifice, compassion, love for fellow human beings". Sonowal further said, "On this solemn occasion, I wish the festival further fortifies the bonds o...

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'America is grieving,' Trump offers condolences over Harvey for 1st time

'America is grieving,' Trump offers condolences over Harvey for 1st time

Since Harvey slammed into the Texas coast Friday night, the president has made his awe of the powerful storm clear and used nearly admiring terms to describe it - as if he were describing a sporting m...

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Time to 'rethink' Turkey relations, says Merkel

Time to 'rethink' Turkey relations, says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, poised to win a fourth term as leader of Europe's largest economy, has a secret wish: to host her own television talk show. German officials decried the move as politi...

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Trump, Moon agree to boost S.Korean missile capabilities

Trump, Moon agree to boost S.Korean missile capabilities

The Spanish government has summoned North Korean Ambassador Kim Hyok Chol to inform him of its decision to reduce from three to two the number of diplomatic personnel allowed to represent Pyongyang ...

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Donald Trump, South Korea's Moon agree to boost Seoul's missile capability

Donald Trump, South Korea's Moon agree to boost Seoul's missile capability

Under the treaty , Seoul is restricted to possessing ballistic missiles with a maximum range of 800 kilometers (500 miles) and a payload of 500 kilograms (1,100 pounds). In their talks, Moon denounce...

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White House expected to request $5.9 bn in emergency Harvey funds

White House expected to request $5.9 bn in emergency Harvey funds

US President Donald Trump is expected to propose an initial $5.9 billion. US President Donald Trump will personally donate $1 million ($1.25m AUD) towards the Hurricane Harvey relief effort, Whi...

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Dennis Rodman has high praises for North Korea's Kim Jong

Dennis Rodman has high praises for North Korea's Kim Jong

The news about the third child's birth came the same day that North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the Japanese island of Hokkaido before landing in the Pacific Ocean. Upon hearing of the tr...

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Sun Valley brush fire threatens homes, forces evacuations, shuts down 210 Freeway

Sun Valley brush fire threatens homes, forces evacuations, shuts down 210 Freeway

Los Angeles firefighters are fighting a brush fire in the Tujunga area of the city that has shut down both sides of Interstate 210. The winds also carried embers across the freeway, starting spot fire...

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Brush fire closes 210 Freeway in Sun Valley area

Brush fire closes 210 Freeway in Sun Valley area

People were advised to avoid La Tuna Canyon Road and the 210 Freeway in the area of the fire . A 12-mile stretch of the highway was closed down after the La Tuna Fire jumped the road, the Los Angele...

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Theresa May condemns North Korea missile launch in 'strongest terms possible'

Theresa May condemns North Korea missile launch in 'strongest terms possible'

In response of Trump's dire warnings, North Korea said it was "carefully examining" a plan to strike the American Pacific territory of Guam with missiles . The council further demanded North K...

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Foolish thugs try to rob bar during cop's retirement party

Foolish thugs try to rob bar during cop's retirement party

Bar owner Jack Milani said he was surprised anyone would be foolish enough to try and rob Monaghan's Pub because it is a well-known hangout for local police officers. McInnis appeared to pull his gun ...

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May, Abe pledge to increase pressure on North Korea

May, Abe pledge to increase pressure on North Korea

Photo of a long- and medium-range ballistic rocket drill released by state-owned Korean Central News Agency. "The close cooperation between our two countries is particularly important in this critic...

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Bofors case to reopen, Supreme Court will hear plea in October

Bofors case to reopen, Supreme Court will hear plea in October

Agrawal had moved the court in 2005 challenging a Delhi High Court order quashing the CBI case against the three Hinduja brothers in the Bofors case. The Supreme Court ins likely to heard the Bo...

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United States test successfully intercepts ballistic missile

The test came just two days after North Korea fired a KN-17 missile over Japan, triggering sirens and text alerts from the Japanese government to warn citizens of a possible attack. The SM-6 missi...

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2nd round of NAFTA talks resume in Mexico

2nd round of NAFTA talks resume in Mexico

The talks come at a time when Trump has repeatedly threatened to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) deal completely. If the US withdraws from the North American Free Trade Agr...

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Britain summons North Korean ambassador to protest missile launch

Britain summons North Korean ambassador to protest missile launch

Japan has pressed the USA to propose a fresh round of sanctions against North Korea over its nuclear missile programme. Britain wants new United Nations sanctions against North Korea that would tar...

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James Mattis: US Is Not Out of Diplomatic Options on North Korea

James Mattis: US Is Not Out of Diplomatic Options on North Korea

Mattis pointed to recent United Nations actions to impose sanctions and the communique that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations released following its most recent meeting as proof that the w...

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Kim Jong Un present for NKorea missile launch over Japan

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency and the Navy successfully conducted a missile defense test off the coast of Hawaii, MDA said in a statement on Wednesday. Without China to promise retaliation against t...

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Korean court sentences S. Korean reporters, newspaper chairmen to death: KCNA

While the North Korean court singled out the newspapers, they weren't the only South Korean publications that reviewed the book. "The puppet conservative newspapers "Dong-A Ilbo" and " Chosun Il...

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White House dismisses 'silly' polls showing Trump with low approval ratings

White House dismisses 'silly' polls showing Trump with low approval ratings

The request is likely to come Friday, according to the White House, though the package was still being finalized Friday evening. The aide wasn't authorized to publicly disclose the information in ad...

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Pope reveals he had weekly psychoanalysis sessions at age 42

Pope reveals he had weekly psychoanalysis sessions at age 42

The Pope and the spiritual leader of the Orthodox Christian church blaming moral decay for the state of the planet. They underscored how the planet's deterioration weighed upon the most vulnerable ...

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Austin Pets Alive! takes in 1000 pets post-Harvey

Austin Pets Alive! takes in 1000 pets post-Harvey

The ASPCA is assisting the Galveston County Animal Resource Center with the transport and relocation of approximately 120 homeless animals from Galveston County to shelters in Austin and Dallas, a...

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Labor Day weekend: Gas prices, airfare rates

Labor Day weekend: Gas prices, airfare rates

Road-travelers, no need to fear. Between 300-500 people have perished in auto accidents over the holiday period for every year since 1995 . AAA Mid-Atlantic said Maryland's average cost at the pu...

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Storm Lidia strengthens, moves into Mexico's Baja peninsula

Storm Lidia strengthens, moves into Mexico's Baja peninsula

The Navy had deployed sailors and vehicles to the peninsula to carry out evacuations, while authorities in the state of Baja California Sur shut down its three worldwide airports. Authorities also war...

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Russian Federation warns against new sanctions, use of force against N. Korea

Russian Federation warns against new sanctions, use of force against N. Korea

The launch of what North Korea said was a Hwasong-12 intermediate-range ballistic missile was the first over Japan's main islands since 2009. "Just two days ago, North Korea again went ahead w...

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USA conducts missile intercept test amid heightened tensions with North Korea

USA conducts missile intercept test amid heightened tensions with North Korea

Trump said in a statement. "North Korea's actions are a threat to our allies, partners and homeland, and their destabilizing actions will be met accordingly", Gen. It's a "long-shot but worth pursu...

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Where to Find Gas in Austin: Updates about Gasoline 'Shortage'

Where to Find Gas in Austin: Updates about Gasoline 'Shortage'

AustinGasPrices.com reports the cheapest gas in the Austin-area is available for $1.99 at various Costco locations and the most expensive gas is available for $2.49 at an Exxon station in Southwest A...

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United States bombers drill over Korean peninsula after latest North Korea launch

United States bombers drill over Korean peninsula after latest North Korea launch

British prime minister Theresa May , in her first official visit to Japan, signed a joint statement with Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe stressing the need to expand military cooperation in the face of...

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Japan, US defense chiefs agree on

Japan, US defense chiefs agree on "visible" pressure on North Korea

Although the U.S. has so far declined to do so, arguing the decision makes its missile defense system it plans to install much less capable of countering a growing North Korean threat . The sanctions...

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Mercedes-AMG teases wild Project One hypercar

Mercedes-AMG teases wild Project One hypercar

The hi-tech driveline uses a heavily revised version of the electrically turbocharged 1.6L V-6 housed in the Mercedes-AMG W08 EQ Power+ race auto, as driven by Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas in th...

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Back-to-School Shopping Gets Violent Over Notebook: Cops

Back-to-School Shopping Gets Violent Over Notebook: Cops

There was only one notebook left, and two shoppers were attempting to claim it when a verbal argument turned into pushing and shoving, and ultimately, one woman pulling out a gun, police said. Video s...

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Breaking down the Justin Upton trade

That's also true because August 31 is the last day a trade can be made that will allow the acquisition to play on the postseason roster. Upton has 28 homers and 94 RBIs this season while hitting.2...

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Spain to reduce number of North Korean diplomats in Madrid

Spain to reduce number of North Korean diplomats in Madrid

The UN Security Council denounced Pyongyang's latest missile test, unanimously demanding a halt to its program. It must be diplomatically active'. “There can be no military solution to the issues on...

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Texting ban goes into effect in Texas

Texting ban goes into effect in Texas

Plus, on September 1, you can even hunt feral hogs and coyotes from a hot-air balloon. The ban, which was signed into law by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in June, prohibits drivers from "using a portable ...

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