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'Everybody wants this unsafe situation resolved' - Turnbull on Trump's North Korea call

'Everybody wants this unsafe situation resolved' - Turnbull on Trump's North Korea call

The comments came after a top North Korea's ambassador to the UN, Han Tae Song, warned his country is ready to send "more gift packages" to the US. But after his "very warm and engaging" half an ...

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China firm on denuclearisation talks: Xi to Trump

China firm on denuclearisation talks: Xi to Trump

While Trump talked tough on North Korea, China agreed on Thursday that the United Nations should take more action against Pyongyang but also kept pushing for dialogue to help resolve the standoff....

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Pope Francis gets a black eye after Popemobile accident in Colombia

Pope Francis gets a black eye after Popemobile accident in Colombia

POPE FRANCIS " Still to this day, in Colombia and in the world, millions of people are sold as slaves, or beg for a bit of humanity, a moment of affection; they set sail or set out on the journey b...

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Here she comes: Miss America 2018

Here she comes: Miss America 2018

Boardwalk Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. She was the first contestant of the night to saunter down the Miss America runaway, wearing in a skimpy metallic magenta bikini, later winning the $1,000 scholarsh...

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Australia marriage equality rally draws record crowds ahead of postal vote

Australia marriage equality rally draws record crowds ahead of postal vote

Has traditional marriage as we know it been undermined? "The answer is plainly no", Mr Turnbull said. "The threat to marriage is not gay couples, it is a lack of loving commitment", he said. Ahead...

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Alabama Prepares For Hurricane Irma After It Hits Florida

Alabama Prepares For Hurricane Irma After It Hits Florida

But she said "folks need to take this storm seriously". In an effort to prepare for the effects of Hurricane Irma , Alabama Governor Kay Ivey authorized the activation of the State Emergency Opera...

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Bannon: Comey Firing Was 'Biggest Mistake In Modern Political History'

Bannon: Comey Firing Was 'Biggest Mistake In Modern Political History'

Bannon was also asked about reports that Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner supported Comey's firing. When Rose asked him why Trump "finds it so hard so criticize Russia", Bannon argued that Trump "know...

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Where's the ocean? Irma sucked it away

Where's the ocean? Irma sucked it away

It means that the people who are walking out in Tampa Bay should be wary of doing so. Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn warned residents about Irma's fury, urging neighbors to help people out. According to m...

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Canadian travellers scramble to get out of Hurricane Irma's path

A police vehicle passes a fallen power pole as Hurricane Irma moves off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic , in Nagua, Dominican Republic , on Thursday. "Considering the possible magnitu...

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Georgia governor declares state of emergency for 6 coastal counties

Georgia governor declares state of emergency for 6 coastal counties

It also has a number of resorts, golf courses and hotels. These cities as well as Charleston and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, should anticipate severe impacts from Irma. "If you can leave now, go a...

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House approves Harvey relief, debt ceiling extension, stop-gap to fund govt.

House approves Harvey relief, debt ceiling extension, stop-gap to fund govt.

The bill also would provide $7.4 billion in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding through the Department of Housing and Urban Development for areas most affected by 2017 disasters, accordin...

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Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace

Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace

South Korea has said the launchers for the US missile defense system known as Thaad would be installed in the face of the growing threat from Pyongyang. Seoul's defense ministry nonetheless conf...

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Trump signs bill for Harvey relief, debt-extension

Trump signs bill for Harvey relief, debt-extension

The lower chamber approved the measure in a 316-90 vote. The legislation will now return to the House, which is expected to vote on the revised package by the end of the week. Virgin Islands - that mo...

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Policewoman Bibiana Steinhaus becomes first female referee in Bundesliga history

Policewoman Bibiana Steinhaus becomes first female referee in Bundesliga history

The occasion was celebrated by the home side with a limited offer of half-price tickets for female supporters. Stars from across world football paid tribute to Steinhaus's historic achievement, incl...

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Trump's Social Media Director Just Tweeted Out a Fake Irma Video

Trump's Social Media Director Just Tweeted Out a Fake Irma Video

The White House's social media director tweeted fake news about Hurricane Irma Sunday. He posted a photo of Trump and Vice President Pence in a briefing room, too: hands folded, faces somber as the...

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US Requests UNSC to Vote on New N. Korean Sanctions

US Requests UNSC to Vote on New N. Korean Sanctions

North Korea's ambassador to Mexico on Friday said its tensions with the U.S. were not Mexico City's business after President Enrique Pena Nieto ordered that he leave the country in protest over ...

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#25/21 Tennessee Vols beat Indiana State at home, 42-7

#25/21 Tennessee Vols beat Indiana State at home, 42-7

Tennessee (2-0) wasted no time in taking the momentum when freshman Ty Chandler returned the opening kickoff 91 yards for a touchdown, and the Vols scored 28 unanswered points to start against the Sy...

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Washington And Oregon Join Multi-State Suit Against Trump Administration's DACA Move

The other states that filed a complaint are Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode ...

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Security forces capture terrorist alive in South Kashmir's Shopian, kill another

Security forces capture terrorist alive in South Kashmir's Shopian, kill another

It said that acting on a specific information, Shopian police along with 44 Rashtriya Rifles launched a cordon and search operation in Barbugh area but came under fire and retaliated. After the ki...

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Sitharaman backs greater role for women in defence

Sitharaman backs greater role for women in defence

The six-member women crew will circumnavigate the globe on an India-built sail boat, INSV Tarini, which is being skippered by Lt Commander Vartika Joshi. Sitharaman was addressing a gathering in the p...

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Irma recovery could require 11M meals, 24000 tarps and more

Irma recovery could require 11M meals, 24000 tarps and more

A fire service spokesman said: "We weren't able to respond". Hurricane Irma has made landfall in the Florida Keys and has left devastation in its wake. Thousands of homes in Florida were report...

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Nine people busted for looting in Fort Lauderdale during Hurricane Irma

Nine people busted for looting in Fort Lauderdale during Hurricane Irma

Police in South Florida have arrested almost a dozen people accused of looting stores as Hurricane Irma made landfall in the Keys Sunday morning. It also tweeted out: "Going to prison over a pai...

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Ex Husband Arrest of Charge of Wife Murder

Ex Husband Arrest of Charge of Wife Murder

The body of a Texas land specialist has been found in a swamp over two weeks after she vanished in front of Hurricane Harvey's landfall. Crystal McDowell , 37, disappeared from her home in Baytown,...

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Hurricane Irma strands manatees on beach -- until Floridians come to the rescue

Hurricane Irma strands manatees on beach -- until Floridians come to the rescue

According to a Facebook post from Michael Sechler, he and friends went out to a bay near Whitfield Avenue and US 41 in Manatee County and found two beached manatees. Another man, Marcelo Clavijo pos...

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Canadian Sikh politician gets racially abused, heckled; handles gracefully

Canadian Sikh politician gets racially abused, heckled; handles gracefully

The incident took place at the Professor's Lake Recreation Centre where the event themed " JagMeet And Greet " was organised. Singh's supporters chanted "Love and Courage", which is also his campaig...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation probes Utah cop who arrested nurse for refusing to draw blood

Federal Bureau of Investigation probes Utah cop who arrested nurse for refusing to draw blood

Wubbels called a hospital official before she was arrested, and the official could be heard via speakerphone telling Payne he was "making a mistake" by pressuring the nurse to draw blood against hospi...

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Former Georgia leader, now a man without a country, slips into Ukraine

Former Georgia leader, now a man without a country, slips into Ukraine

Ukraine's migration service said the president takes decisions on who is stripped of Ukrainian citizenship based on the conclusions of the citizenship commission. The former Georgian leader, who roote...

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Germany's Merkel offers diplomatic initiative for DPRK nuclear issue

Germany's Merkel offers diplomatic initiative for DPRK nuclear issue

British officials reportedly suspect that North Korea was able to develop its nuclear arsenal quicker than expected due to help from Iran and possibly Russian Federation. Tehran ultimately agreed to c...

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Almost 7 million asked to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma

Almost 7 million asked to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma

Monday morning, tropical storm force winds (39+ mph) are possible in the area through Monday night. As of 11 a.m. CDT Sunday, Category 4 Hurricane Irma was moving through the Florida Keys with s...

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Hurricane Irma damages cost 1.2 bln euros in France's Caribbean islands

Hurricane Irma damages cost 1.2 bln euros in France's Caribbean islands

While the landing strips appeared to be intact, the Dutch navy said the airport is "unreachable" for now. Once Hurricane Jose has passed later Saturday, the Dutch will try to evacuate others inclu...

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Latest on Hurricane Irma: Expected impacts in Tennessee Valley

Latest on Hurricane Irma: Expected impacts in Tennessee Valley

Cooper declared a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma on Wednesday.The National Hurricane Center is calling Irma "potentially catastrophic". Both Irma and Jose were Category 5 hurricanes at...

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Updated Hurricane Irma Forecast as of Sept

Updated Hurricane Irma Forecast as of Sept

The 105th Airlift Wing, which is based at Stewart Air National Base outside Newburgh, N.Y, committed 12 Airmen to the Caribbean mission. "I am glad we could call upon Tennessee's well-trained and de...

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Irma death toll in St Maarten climbs to four: Dutch PM

Irma death toll in St Maarten climbs to four: Dutch PM

The category 5 hurricane , with 185mph winds, has already claimed a number of lives in the Caribbean and is now moving towards Florida , with residents in parts of the Miami metro area and Broward...

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Rare Phenomenon As Irma Literally Sucks The Water Away From The Shoreline

Rare Phenomenon As Irma Literally Sucks The Water Away From The Shoreline

Instead, the Long Island shoreline that was swept away with Hurricane Irma was expected to gradually return to Long Island on Sunday afternoon, without great force. On the northwest side of the island...

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Putin warns of global catastrophe over proposed sanctions on N'Korea

Putin warns of global catastrophe over proposed sanctions on N'Korea

But Putin had been reluctant to give any immediate response, after yesterday commenting that further sanctions would be "useless and inefficient". The examples of Iraq and Libya have convinced the...

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China agrees United Nations action, and talk, needed to end North Korea crisis

China agrees United Nations action, and talk, needed to end North Korea crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in said Thursday they saw the Trump administration as willing to solve the North Korean crisis through diplomacy. Such techno...

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Trump, Turnbull talk North Korea, floods

Trump, Turnbull talk North Korea, floods

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced Wednesday that he would be travelling next month to Japan and South Korea - alliance partners in the region - to discuss the North Korea crisis. "Cal...

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Satellites show Hurricane Katia crawling to the Mexico coast

Satellites show Hurricane Katia crawling to the Mexico coast

Katia was stationary but is expected to start moving toward the coast of Mexico tonight or Friday. Devastating images from St. Martin show catastrophic flooding and decimated structures. In isolated...

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FEMA Nearly Out of Funding

FEMA Nearly Out of Funding

There's a lot of plain old bad luck involved in these back-to-back tempests setting their sights on the southeastern USA barely a week apart. Religious Jewish organization volunteered as shelters du...

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Senate OKs $15B hurricane disaster aid

Senate OKs $15B hurricane disaster aid

A Republican-led Congress with no major legislative achievement in the first seven months of Trump's presidency also is intent on overhauling the nation's tax code. "Why don't we pay for this?" The ...

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