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Indian priest Tom Uzhunnalil rescued in Yemen

Indian priest Tom Uzhunnalil rescued in Yemen

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj confirmed the news via her Twitter handle at 3:45 pm on Tuesday, September 12. The release of the Indian Christian priest was reportedly secured by Oman , AF...

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Irma weakens to a tropical depression, NHC closes book on brutal storm

Irma weakens to a tropical depression, NHC closes book on brutal storm

While still advising residents to stay off the roads, Columbus city leaders in a 3 p.m. news conference Monday said the local forecast for Tropical Storm Irma had much improved. The category 2 storm...

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Hurricane Irma leaves its mark on Florida with incredible winds

Hurricane Irma leaves its mark on Florida with incredible winds

A monster Hurricane Irma roared into Florida with 130 miles per hour winds Sunday for what could be a sustained assault on almost the entire Sunshine State, submerging streets, knocking out pow...

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Scotland's weather: 75mph winds and heavy rain set to hit

Scotland's weather: 75mph winds and heavy rain set to hit

The weather service's chief forecaster Frank Saunders said: "Storm Aileen is expected to bring strong winds of up to 75mph to a central segment of the United Kingdom and an Amber weather warning h...

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Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Florida, wreaking destruction

Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Florida, wreaking destruction

Florida residents have begun to dig out in hurricane-scarred Florida and officials are slowly piecing together the scope of Irma's vicious path of destruction across the peninsula. Some 6.3 million pe...

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Reporter: Hurricane Irma feels 'like a power washer … in the face'

Reporter: Hurricane Irma feels 'like a power washer … in the face'

Since Jose is now not a threat to land, the hurricane center will issue less frequent advisories on the storm. Millions of people huddled in shelters or battened-down homes in Florida on Sunday morn...

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Same-sex marriage poll finds 70% in favour

Same-sex marriage poll finds 70% in favour

The form asks a simple question, "Should the law be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry", followed by yes and no boxes to be marked. The Australian Bureau of Statistics began distributing the...

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Three men charged with terror offences in neo-Nazi probe

Three men charged with terror offences in neo-Nazi probe

They are among five men arrested on 5 September. A man from Northampton and another from Ipswich, both aged 24, were released without charge on Saturday following inquiries. West Midlands Police con...

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British photographer wins legal fight over 'monkey selfie'

British photographer wins legal fight over 'monkey selfie'

We can all rest assured that, at least for now, the threat of animals becoming our overlords via their accumulation of new rights has dissipated. The publisher, Blurb, was also sued for infringement...

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Hurricane Jose expected to weaken over next 48 hours

Hurricane Jose expected to weaken over next 48 hours

Tribe brings dead relatives "back to life" for annual Ma'nene festivalWhere is Hurricane Jose? Although the NHC offers no watches or warnings in effect with Jose, it does note related swells c...

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Setback to Netanyahu Outreach: Israel-Africa Summit Postponed

Setback to Netanyahu Outreach: Israel-Africa Summit Postponed

The Israeli Foreign Ministry said Faure after consultations with Prime Minister Netanyahu agreed on the cancellation adding that continued talks would "guarantee the full success of the summit". Offer...

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Hurricane Irma climbs Florida coast, risky storm surges feared

Hurricane Irma climbs Florida coast, risky storm surges feared

Hurricane Irma has made landfall in the Florida Keys and has left devastation in its wake. Schools in the state planned to close Monday. Reports say that 10,000 people chose to ride out the sto...

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Irma Is Now a Tropical Storm

He added, however: "I think the hard part is now beginning". "It's awful what we saw". Saturday night, 7News cameras captured a stop sign near Ocean Drive and First Street whipping in the wind as st...

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Georgia Tech Game Canceled Due to Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

Georgia Tech Game Canceled Due to Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

It's unlikely the game will be made up later in the season. UCF had already called off this past weekend's scheduled game against the University of Memphis due to Irma. Fans with tickets to the Ge...

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France's Macron will travel to Saint Martin on Tuesday

France's Macron will travel to Saint Martin on Tuesday

But almost 5,000 more remain behind, according to CBS News . Tiffany Bender, a New York City woman vacationing in St. Martin when Irma hit, told CBSN she "honestly doesn't know" when she can get off ...

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Missing 5-year-old boy found dead

Missing 5-year-old boy found dead

The cause and the manner of boy's death remain unclear, according to the Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders. Sanders would not identify the victim, but did say he was found less than a mi...

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Irma: The science behind the storm

Irma: The science behind the storm

The National Hurricane Center downgraded the storm from a hurricane to tropical storm Monday morning as it reached the northern parts of the state. He added that after the storm passes, F...

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Pyongyang threatens US with 'Greatest Pain'

Pyongyang threatens US with 'Greatest Pain'

The U.S. and South Korea wanted a total oil embargo, but Russian Federation and China sided with North Korea because they can not allow the regime to collapse. And since December 2016, the experts s...

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Saudi forces arrest 20 opponents amid report of King Salman abdicating

Saudi forces arrest 20 opponents amid report of King Salman abdicating

Speaking before the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva , Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani decried the "illegal siege which clearly violates worldwide laws". "We are willing to talk to them, we...

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Soap star's daughter killed at music festival

Soap star's daughter killed at music festival

Mr Michie said recently he was close to Arsenal fan Louella, her sister Daisy , 27, and brother Sam , 26, and enjoyed going on trips with them. Last night her Instagram page, Voga Louella @houseof...

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Tropical Storm Warning Mon-Tues for East Alabama

Tropical Storm Warning Mon-Tues for East Alabama

The storm winds downed a construction crane and shook tall buildings in Miami, which was about 160km from Irma's core. He added, however: "I think the hard part is now beginning". A storm surge of ove...

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NK Threatens 'pain and suffering' Ahead of UN Sanctions Vote

NK Threatens 'pain and suffering' Ahead of UN Sanctions Vote

The initial draft of the United Nations sanctions called for a ban on all oil and natural gas exports to North Korea and a freeze on all foreign financial assets of the government and leader ...

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Hurricane Jose: Too Early to Tell If It Will Hit Florida

Hurricane Jose: Too Early to Tell If It Will Hit Florida

Category 2 Hurricane Jose is forecast to make a full loop in the Atlantic Ocean before possibly following a track that could place the system off the coast by late this weekend, but it's really too ea...

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Voting under way in Norway's general election

Voting under way in Norway's general election

The Labour Party, traditionally standing strong in the north, is down more than 8% in the three northernmost counties when 95% of the votes are counted. She now needs to sit down with the anti-immigra...

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Myanmar accused of laying mines after refugee injuries

Myanmar accused of laying mines after refugee injuries

Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims flee from the country's ongoing military operations in Rakhine state into Bangladesh. "I have no words to condemn Myanmar", she told lawmakers Monday night, noting that Ba...

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North Korea threatens United States over new sanctions against sixth nuclear test

North Korea threatens United States over new sanctions against sixth nuclear test

In a statement published by the official KCNA news agency, North Korea's foreign ministry warned Washington that if it did "rig up the illegal and unlawful "resolution" on harsher sanctions, the DPRK ...

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Xi, Trump talk eases North Korea tension

Xi, Trump talk eases North Korea tension

The most important thing, China insists, is that the United States and North Korea sit down to talk - whether in a multilateral, trilateral, bilateral or whatever possible format. The Trump admini...

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China says diplomacy needed to rid Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons

China says diplomacy needed to rid Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons

The resolution does ban North Korea from importing all natural gas liquids and condensates. It would also cap refined petroleum product imports to the North at 500,000 barrels during an initial peri...

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Irma done with Cuba, chugs toward Florida Keys

Officials are advising drivers and pedestrians to get off the streets as wind speeds are starting to increase. Hurricane Irma is predicted to hit Tampa Bay, St. President Donald Trump later approv...

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Irma Moves Closer Tonight - Wind & Rain Pick Up

Irma Moves Closer Tonight - Wind & Rain Pick Up

Hurricane Irma weakened to a still-dangerous tropical storm Monday as it pushed inland, triggering record flooding in Florida's northeastern corner, while rescuers in its soggy, wind-battered wake m...

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Jose expected to become a major hurricane by Friday

Jose expected to become a major hurricane by Friday

Category 1 is the NHC´s weakest hurricane designation. A buoy in the storm measured a wind gust of 70 miles per hour. The islands of Antigua and Barbuda are offline nearly entirely. Eustatius. Any p...

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Hurricane Katia expected to strengthen as it nears Mexico

Hurricane Katia expected to strengthen as it nears Mexico

Eustatius while the government of Antigua issued a Hurricane Watch for the islands of Antigua and Barbuda . Forecasters expect Katia to weaken quickly over the next 24 hours. A direct hit would ...

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Seven-day local weather forecast for Sep. 10 through Sep. 16

Seven-day local weather forecast for Sep. 10 through Sep. 16

Winds stay out of the north, but not terribly strong. The NWS is forecasting a partly cloudy evening Tuesday with a low again around 57. Southeast wind around 5 miles per hour. Wednesday: A 30 perc...

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Barcelona v Juventus: Dybala to give hosts nightmares again

In terms of the goals markets, it's obviously tempting to think of this as a high-scoring game, given the attacking talent that both sides possess, but Over 2.5 goals are pretty short at [1.73 ], and...

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US Proposes UN Sanctions Banning Oil Exports To North Korea, Freezing Assets

US Proposes UN Sanctions Banning Oil Exports To North Korea, Freezing Assets

China "unswervingly" works to realise denuclearisation on the Korean Peninsula and to safeguard the global nuclear non-proliferation system, Xi told Trump, according to a statement from China's Forei...

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Fellow Nobel Winner Urges Suu Kyi to Stop Rohingya Persecution

Fellow Nobel Winner Urges Suu Kyi to Stop Rohingya Persecution

In a marked shift of stance, a "deeply concerned" India on Saturday asked Myanmar to handle the situation with "maturity and restraint" in the Rakhine state, the ground zero of mass exodus of Rohin...

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NDP Government Tables Budget

NDP Government Tables Budget

Unlike the promise from the previous government, there will be no need to apply for the rebate. For example, whereas the Liberal government also provided for a cut to MSP premiums, it would have been ...

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Hurricane Katia continues strengthening in Gulf

Hurricane Katia continues strengthening in Gulf

Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, made landfall in Cuba on Friday as a Category 5 storm. The latter has left a trail of destruction across several Caribbean island...

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Irma floods northeast Florida, leaves millions without power

Irma floods northeast Florida, leaves millions without power

As Irma's hurricane-force winds started to whip the Florida Keys , the storm stayed at a weakened 120 miles per hour (190 kph) and took slow aim at Florida . Monday Morning: Light showers will be...

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Penn Jumps Into Top 10 in World University Rankings

Penn Jumps Into Top 10 in World University Rankings

USC Upstate was ranked 10th among Southern regional colleges and second among top public schools in the South. Check out the list and the THE's highlights for more information. that offer a wide...

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