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Israeli Military Hits City in Syria's Hama Province

Israeli Military Hits City in Syria's Hama Province

While Israel largely stays out of the complicated conflict next door, the border region is restive and Israeli air strikes in Syrian territory usually aim to prevent weapons smuggling to Hezbollah, ...

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Alabama-South Korean Trade Endangered

Alabama-South Korean Trade Endangered

Both the National Association of Wheat Growers and the U.S. Wheat Associates strongly urged the Trump Administration not to withdraw from the U.S. -Korea Free Trade Agreement. "We do not believe this ...

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Russia May Reduce More US Diplomats in Moscow

Russia May Reduce More US Diplomats in Moscow

Putin said the USA had a right to close consulates but "it was done in such a rude way". Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that North Korea's Kim Jong Un would have his people "eat gr...

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Congress Faces a Tense Agenda, With Little Margin for Error

Congress Faces a Tense Agenda, With Little Margin for Error

During Wednesday's meeting, Ivanka "entered the Oval Office to " say hello" and the meeting careened off-topic" just after her father sided with Democrats , agreeing to support disaster relief fun...

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Mumbai building fire kills 6

Mumbai building fire kills 6

The injured have been admitted to the nearby Municipal run, R N Cooper Hospital. Deaths occurred instantly, before the arrival of the fire brigade, he said. The fire has been brought under control, th...

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Tracking Hurricane Irma, Now a Category 5 Storm in The Atlantic

Tracking Hurricane Irma, Now a Category 5 Storm in The Atlantic

Numerous models have the storm trekking across the Caribbean Islands and into Cuba . Residents said over local radio that phone lines went down. "We're preparing for the worst". In Florida, South C...

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Trump sides with Democrats on debt, budget over GOP objections

Trump sides with Democrats on debt, budget over GOP objections

A source familiar with the meeting said McConnell chose to throw in a continuing resolution to keep the federal government funded through December 15, so that the deal could all happen at once. Repu...

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Packers re-sign Lane Taylor to 3-year extension

Packers re-sign Lane Taylor to 3-year extension

The 6-foot-3 King gives coordinator Dom Capers needed length to help with press coverage. He made 70 catches for 893 yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior, including 106 yards and two touchdowns in the ...

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USA lawmakers approve major Hurricane Harvey aid package

USA lawmakers approve major Hurricane Harvey aid package

The U.S. Treasury bill market may have dodged a bullet on Wednesday when President Donald Trump and top Democrats backed a plan to raise the debt ceiling , but it implied that traders believe...

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Trump's Dreamers decision wasn't a hit with the late-night media

Trump's Dreamers decision wasn't a hit with the late-night media

The missive came in a document obtained by ABC News that was provided to members of Congress in the aftermath of the Trump administration's decision. I'm a parent and I don't have to worry that th...

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Satellite Image Shows Hurricanes Irma, Jose, and Katia in One Powerful Portrait

Satellite Image Shows Hurricanes Irma, Jose, and Katia in One Powerful Portrait

Forecasted paths show the center of the depression is expected to get caught in an area of light winds and remain offshore Mexico at least through Thursday. And while it could possibly move to the nor...

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ALERT: Manatee County Declares State of Emergency

ALERT: Manatee County Declares State of Emergency

Johns County Emergency Operations Center has opened a hotline for residents to call regarding county services, storm response and events. The Glynn County School System has tentatively moved the Gly...

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House Passes $7.9B Harvey Disaster Aid Package

House Passes $7.9B Harvey Disaster Aid Package

Republicans and Democrats united behind help for victims of the storm as an even more powerful hurricane bore down on Florida. Politics quickly intruded as Democratic leaders insisted they would b...

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White Christians now a minority of United States population

White Christians now a minority of United States population

Even white evangelicals, a group typically viewed as being shrink-proof, have seen a drop-off in numbers. Overall, a majority of Americans today are Christian, represented by a growing percentage of b...

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Nuclear weapons test, a gift to US, North Korea says

Talking about tech, Hong Kong's telecom operators are awaiting the release of the iPhone 8. "Pressure or sanctions will never work on my country", Han declared, adding: "The DPRK will never under any ...

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Shaktipunj Express train seven coaches derailed in UP, no injuries reported

Shaktipunj Express train seven coaches derailed in UP, no injuries reported

Upon the information, Railway officials rushed to the spot and moved passengers from the affected coaches to different coaches of Shaktipunj Express . After the derailment, the passengers were transf...

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DACA repeal is cruel and pointless

DACA repeal is cruel and pointless

He also reiterated his hope that Congress act. "Many have been here for years and years, some since toddlers", Little said Wednesday afternoon, adding that perhaps a federal law could give them the ...

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US Seals Train SKorean Team to Kill Kim in Case of War

US Seals Train SKorean Team to Kill Kim in Case of War

He added: It's just amusing the fact that me saying something like that and people saying, "Oh my god Dennis Rodman protecting the marshal of North Korea ". "We ride horses, we go out, we go skiin...

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New York Governor Offers Help to Communities in Path of Hurricane Irma

New York Governor Offers Help to Communities in Path of Hurricane Irma

A spokesperson for Antigua and Barbuda's National Office of Disaster Services told ABC News a complete assessment still needs to happen, but said Browne reported that Irma had wreaked "wid...

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Texas Tech's Hurricane Research Team back from Harvey, preparing for Irma

Texas Tech's Hurricane Research Team back from Harvey, preparing for Irma

Hurricane watches, where sustained winds of 74 miles per hour or higher are possible, are in effect for the northwestern Bahamas and much of Cuba. Browne confirmed to ABS TV that there is now no wat...

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House passes Hurricane Harvey relief aid

House passes Hurricane Harvey relief aid

The debt ceiling caps how much money the US government can borrow, and many conservatives in Congress are loath to raise it without spending reforms. Congress had faced an end-of-month deadline to r...

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President Trump Makes Second Visit To Flooded Texas

President Trump Makes Second Visit To Flooded Texas

John's Church, an Episcopal church across Lafayette Square from the White House. It is fair to question whether Trump's knows what is real and what isn't. "We are more than glad to be helpful", sa...

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Microsoft says it will pay legal fees to fight Dreamer employee deportation

The CEOs of all three companies - Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Microsoft's Satya Nadella and Starbucks' Kevin Johnson - all signed a letter to President Trump last week asking him to keep DACA in place. "In...

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'Deep disappointment' in White House's push to end DACA

'Deep disappointment' in White House's push to end DACA

I join my voice with those who are disheartened by the news that President Trump will rescind DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). DACA granted temporary reprieve from deportation and temp...

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Republicans firmly reject candidate who campaigned on being a 'smart and white'

Republicans firmly reject candidate who campaigned on being a 'smart and white'

Barnette may be white, but she is not smart. The Observer notes that Barnette is a "long-shot" in the Republican primary and, since her post, the North Carolina Republican Party has distanced th...

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De Blasio & Albanese Argue Through Second of Two Primary Debates

De Blasio & Albanese Argue Through Second of Two Primary Debates

While the mayor offered the audience more specific information about policy, Albanese tried to take advantage of de Blasio's political vulnerabilities, including ethics questions, a rise in homele...

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Mumbai serial blasts sentencing

Mumbai serial blasts sentencing

The dastardly attack on 12 March, 1993 had left 257 people dead, 713 seriously injured and destroyed properties worth Rs 27 crore. The court found Dossa guilty of playing a key role in hatching the ...

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Number of New Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh Nears 150000

Number of New Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh Nears 150000

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Wednesday that her government protects all citizens of the Rakhine district, where most of the fighting is taking place. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif...

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Not one but two other tropical storms now in the Atlantic

Not one but two other tropical storms now in the Atlantic

This same phenomenon happened as recently as past year when Tropical Storms Ian, Julia and Karl all occupied the Atlantic. There are now not one but two other named storms, and both could become hur...

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Hurricane Katia forms in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico

It was moving southeast at 2 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 80 miles per hour. The storm has maximum sustained winds of 45 miles (75 kilometers) an hour, and is inching towards the e...

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McConnell to support Trump-Democratic deal on debt ceiling, Harvey

McConnell to support Trump-Democratic deal on debt ceiling, Harvey

The GOP leaders had no heads up or warning that Trump's decision would happen, Republican officials told CNN. The president delivered a resounding victory to congressional Democrats Wednesday - ...

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Korea, Japan call for beefed-up pressure against NK

In their telephone talks Monday, Abe and Moon agreed that the global community needs to apply "maximum" pressure on North Korea, including the adoption of new United Nations -authorized sanctions. Mat...

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North Korea Nuclear Test: Vladimir Putin Condemns

North Korea Nuclear Test: Vladimir Putin Condemns "Provocative" Actions

A day later, Mr Trump tweeted: "I am allowing Japan & South Korea to buy a substantially increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment from the United States ". South Korea's defenc...

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Free lunch announced for all students at all NYC public schools

Free lunch announced for all students at all NYC public schools

The program officially begins Thursday as both public and parochial schools open for the year. Breakfast is already provided free of charge. Numerous nation's major cities including Chicago, Detroit...

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At least 1 injured after explosion at post office in East Chicago

At least 1 injured after explosion at post office in East Chicago

The cause of the detonation was believed to have been a package. The injured person is reportedly a postal employee. The victim, whose identity has not been released, was taken to St. Bureau of Alco...

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Tropical Storm Jose expected to become hurricane

Jose is expected to become a hurricane by Wednesday night. This system is expected to strengthen to become Tropical Storm Katia within the next 48 hours. Irma has set a record as the first hurrica...

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Trump, Turnbull to discuss North Korea

Trump, Turnbull to discuss North Korea

North Korea has dominated a 30-minute phone call between Malcolm Turnbull and Donald Trump . "A conflict would be catastrophic - everyone understands that". It is certainly not a new development th...

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United States seeks asset freeze on Kim Jong

United States seeks asset freeze on Kim Jong

Also included in the draft is a call for an end to hiring North Korean laborers and making payments to the workers. Multiple experts told NK News on Wednesday they expected turbulence between Mosc...

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MI native in Puerto Rico braces for blast by Hurricane Irma

MI native in Puerto Rico braces for blast by Hurricane Irma

In Barbuda, Irma tore the roof off a police station , forcing officers to go to a nearby fire station for shelter instead, according to the Associated Press . That storm was the largest to hit the s...

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Trump agrees to 'very good' deal to fund government, raise debt limit

Trump agrees to 'very good' deal to fund government, raise debt limit

Ivanka Trump joined the meeting near its conclusion to "say hello" to the Democratic and Republican leaders gathered for the meeting and, perhaps, her father, too. The measure now goes to the Senate...

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