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Senate passes hurricane aid plus debt limit, government funding extension

Senate passes hurricane aid plus debt limit, government funding extension

President Donald Trump met with congressional leaders on Wednesday to work out a deal to attach short-term, three-month measures in the Senate to fund the federal government at current levels and rais...

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Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with DPRK

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with DPRK

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un praised the "perfect success" of the country's sixth and largest nuclear test and urged further weapons development, according to state media Sunday, in the face of a...

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Clashes at protests in South Korea injure dozens

Speaking after the talks, the two men said that resolving the North Korea crisis as soon as possible was their top priority but they appeared to have diverging views on the problem. That would be ...

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U.S. waters down North Korea sanctions draft before United Nations vote

U.S. waters down North Korea sanctions draft before United Nations vote

With North Korea's burgeoning nuclear programme, unbridled missile tests, and the Unites States' threats of military action, a highly-plausible prospect of a nuclear war looms across the world. North ...

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Thousands join in anti-Brexit march in London

Thousands join in anti-Brexit march in London

The Bill overturns the 1972 Act which took Britain into the European Economic Community and incorporates relevant EU laws into the United Kingdom statute book to prevent black holes in the law at the ...

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High winds, rain expected in Upstate, WNC, NE Georgia; Isolated tornado possible

High winds, rain expected in Upstate, WNC, NE Georgia; Isolated tornado possible

There is also the possibility of an isolated tornado. Irma is expected to weaken to a tropical storm this morning and into a depression by Tuesday afternoon. There is concern for serious flooding pr...

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Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated United States military equipment: Donald Trump

Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated United States military equipment: Donald Trump

The United States on Monday launched a bid at the UN Security Council to quickly slap the "strongest possible measures" on North Korea in response to its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, but Chin...

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North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed Thursday to push for a new UN Security Council resolution with the "strongest" sanctions against North Korea, including...

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Putin says tougher N Korea sanctions senseless, warns of 'global catastrophe'

Putin says tougher N Korea sanctions senseless, warns of 'global catastrophe'

Subject to the consent of both parties, the mandate would be given for deployment along the disengagement line and a complete pull-back of heavy weapons, the Russian president said. "We can solve this...

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SIM cards not linked to Aadhaar to be deactivated after February 2018

SIM cards not linked to Aadhaar to be deactivated after February 2018

As per details shared by Unique Identification Authority of India, out of 128 crore SIM cards active in India as of July, 2017, 33.85 crore has been linked with Aadhaar . It is mandatory for everyo...

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If you litter, don't say Vande Mataram: Modi

If you litter, don't say Vande Mataram: Modi

The speech was listened to by university students via video conference across the nation. He said Vivekananda's ideals can be a guide for all, especially the young, even in today's day and age. ■ ...

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Military tensions rise as the world responds to North Korea's nuclear threat

Military tensions rise as the world responds to North Korea's nuclear threat

At the same time, however, it was important to continue seeking dialogue to peacefully resolve the current tensions, he added. The White House stressed the US and Chinese leaders' joint commitment t...

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'Cut off oil to North': South Korea in plea to Russian Federation

'Cut off oil to North': South Korea in plea to Russian Federation

Both China and Russian Federation have condemned North Korea for the latest nuclear test but have adhered to their long-held positions of prioritizing the restart of negotiations, rather than putting ...

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Egypt, Hamas Apparently Continues with Haniyyeh's Visit to Cairo

Egypt, Hamas Apparently Continues with Haniyyeh's Visit to Cairo

In a symbolic move, the assembly was not held in Qatar, where Hamas had been headquartered in recent years, but in Egypt, a country with which the Palestinian terror group has had a rocky relationship...

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Strong wind warning in the Anglia region on Tuesday night

The forecaster warned of some very strong west, veering northwest, winds expected to affect western and south western coastal counties tomorrow evening, overnight and into Monday morning with very hig...

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DACA repeal leaves Duke's Dreamers vulnerable to deportation, separation from their families

DACA repeal leaves Duke's Dreamers vulnerable to deportation, separation from their families

Immigrant rights, community, and other anti-racist and progressive organizations attended, as well as students and teachers from nearby John Jay College. But executive order legality aside, there is b...

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US Increases Funding for US Virgin Islands, Declares Disaster in Puerto Rico

US Increases Funding for US Virgin Islands, Declares Disaster in Puerto Rico

Billionaire Richard Branson has taken to social media to reveal the devastation that Hurricane Irma has unleashed on his private island. David Thomczek lives on the island of St. According to Forb...

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Fearless pilot flies through Hurricane Irma capturing terrifying footage

Fearless pilot flies through Hurricane Irma capturing terrifying footage

We impacted the speed at which the planet is warming, ocean temperatures are rising, polar ice caps are melting, and ultimately the frequency and consistency at which more extreme-weather events are...

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Japan backs U.S. bid for fresh sanctions against North Korea

Japan backs U.S. bid for fresh sanctions against North Korea

On Sept. 3, North Korea detonated what it claimed to be a hydrogen bomb that can fit on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). The tensions have weighed on global markets, but on Monday there...

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Trump to hold fourth full Cabinet meeting at Camp David

Trump to hold fourth full Cabinet meeting at Camp David

The White House released photos showing them being briefed on the track and potential impact of the hurricane. Trump called it a "storm of enormous destructive power" and asked "everyone in the stor...

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Putin condemns North Korea's nuclear test, calls for talks

Moon added that the situation could become unpredictable if North Korea did not halt its provocative actions, according to a Russian translation of his comments in Korean to Putin. "It doesn't help ...

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Hurricane Irma caused sizable damage in Naples, drone footage shows

Hurricane Irma caused sizable damage in Naples, drone footage shows

When Sara Altenhoff, 28, woke up and looked at the NOAA forecast on Friday night, she woke up her boyfriend, Jonathan Veach, 28, and told him she wanted to skip town. "Take action now to protect your ...

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South Korea seeks stronger weapons amid rising tensions with North

South Korea seeks stronger weapons amid rising tensions with North

Along with the increased military stance , President Moon explored a diplomatic solution to the standoff Wednesday during talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of an econom...

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North Korea Sanctions Debate Heats Up

North Korea Sanctions Debate Heats Up

The Moon-Putin summit came amid growing concerns over North Korea's apparently evolving nuclear and missile capabilities. Putin and Abe are set to meet later Thursday. South Korean carmaker Hyundai Mo...

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Looters hit footwear store in Fort Lauderdale

Looters hit footwear store in Fort Lauderdale

He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, while his accomplice was taken into custody without incident, officials said. In Fort Lauderdale and Miami on the east...

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Florida evacuees seek safety in North Carolina

Roy Cooper is still urging everyone to keep preparing. The state does not have a massive plan that would overhaul transportation, as we've seen in places like SC. Traffic has increased throughout th...

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Putin: More Sanctions Against North Korea Would Be 'Useless and Ineffective'

But Russia, even as it condemned the nuclear test , has said more pressure on North Korea will risk aggravating the current situation. However, Russia has reacted coolly to the prospect of more sa...

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Donald Trump signs bill for Hurricane Harvey relief, debt-extension

President Donald Trump signed on Friday a bill that provided $15.25 billion in Hurricane Harvey-related aid and included a three-month extension of the federal debt ceiling to keep the government ru...

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Rep. Mark Meadows: Trump's deal with Democrats will not be a trend

Rep. Mark Meadows: Trump's deal with Democrats will not be a trend

Meadows , North Carolina Republican, said on MSNBC. When given two bad options, you can't be too critical of anybody, but I can tell you what it was. Mark Meadows, Chairman of the House Freedom Cau...

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380k sign pro-Rohingya petition to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel prize

380k sign pro-Rohingya petition to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel prize

But here we are again - feeling betrayed by our longings. Suu Kyi's spokesman, Zaw Htay, on Thursday posted what he said were "photos of Bengalis setting fire to their houses". She has failed both m...

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Gov. Deal declares state of emergency for most of Middle Georgia

Gov. Deal declares state of emergency for most of Middle Georgia

For more information on hurricane preparedness, visit the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency website here. Contraflow on I-16 will begin at 8 a.m. The National Weather Servi...

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Putin: North Korea should learn from fall of Saddam Hussein

Putin: North Korea should learn from fall of Saddam Hussein

Mr Moon said the leaders agreed that reducing regional tension and "quickly solving" the security challenges posed by North Korea's nuclear and missile programme were critical. "Enough is enough. War ...

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South Korea braces for another possible missile test by the north

Japan backed the US, with Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso on Tuesday calling for additional measures. Nebenzia warned that new economic sanctions would affect ordinary Koreans, not the nuclear or m...

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Putin Reluctant To Cut Off North Korean Oil Supplies

Putin Reluctant To Cut Off North Korean Oil Supplies

During the summit, Prime Minister Abe positively evaluated how the two countries are closely working together to deter North Korea's provocations and said he hopes such a relationship will continue....

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Hurricane Jose approaches Lesser Antilles; Katia stationary off Mexico

Hurricane Jose approaches Lesser Antilles; Katia stationary off Mexico

Mexico has issued a hurricane watch for a portion of the coast. This is the fifth storm to transition into a hurricane this summer. This same phenomenon happened as recently as a year ago when Tr...

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Hurricane Katia spins off Mexico Gulf coast, menaces Veracruz

Hurricane Katia spins off Mexico Gulf coast, menaces Veracruz

Mexico has issued a hurricane warning for the coast from Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde. Tropical Storm Jose is the 10th named storm of this hurricane season. September 5, 2017 - Tropical Storm Jose...

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Texans Regroup after Hurricane Harvey

Texans Regroup after Hurricane Harvey

Nielsen-Gammon said that the most incredible record is for the five-day total over an area of 10,000 square miles. Barton voted against the bill despite having organized a bipartisan lunch Thursd...

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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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