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Katia Weakens To A Tropical Depression As It Moves Into Mexico

Katia Weakens To A Tropical Depression As It Moves Into Mexico

Hurricane Jose strengthened to an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm Friday, with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center . The western shore wa...

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Democrat and Republican working together to block Trump's trans ban in Senate

Democrat and Republican working together to block Trump's trans ban in Senate

Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Susan Collins (R-ME) would stop the military from kicking out transgender service members exclusively due to their gender identity, according to a press release sent ou...

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Hurricane Irma becomes the strongest hurricane on record in the Atlantic Basin

Hurricane Irma becomes the strongest hurricane on record in the Atlantic Basin

That would make Irma one of the most powerful storms to emerge from the Atlantic. For Jose, the government of Antigua has issued a tropical storm warning for Antigua, Barbuda, and Anguilla. "Everyon...

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Moon says it is not right time for talks with North

Moon says it is not right time for talks with North

President Donald Trump warned on Wednesday that the United States would no longer tolerate North Korea's actions but said the use of military force against Pyongyang will not be his "first choice". ...

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AL gas prices jump more than 40 cents in a month

AL gas prices jump more than 40 cents in a month

Its estimated cost of damages was $70.2 billion. Trump said he approved emergency declarations in Florida , Georgia, South Carolina, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. It's expected to bring ri...

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Georgia orders compulsory evacuation of coast as Irma roars closer

Georgia orders compulsory evacuation of coast as Irma roars closer

TROPICAL TRIO: Three active hurricanes are in the Atlantic basin right now: Katia in the southwest Gulf of Mexico, Irma north of the Dominican Republic and Jose in the open Atlantic. He noted SC is s...

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Japan and South Korea Armed to The Teeth with New Weapons

Japan and South Korea Armed to The Teeth with New Weapons

He also called for unity in the UN Security Council, which is set to consider a new draft resolution presented by Washington in recent days that would be the toughest-ever imposed on North Korea . re...

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Mexico Rescinds Texas Aid Offer After Huge Earthquake

Mexico Rescinds Texas Aid Offer After Huge Earthquake

Shortly after, the Los Angeles Times reported that Hurricane Katia pummeled Mexico's gulf coast, leaving at least two dead in its wake . Even as Harvey wrought havoc along the Texas coast, Trump wa...

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UN warns of 'ethnic cleansing' of Myanmar's Muslims

UN warns of 'ethnic cleansing' of Myanmar's Muslims

Fresh violence erupted in Myanmar's Rakhine state almost two weeks ago when security forces launched an operation against the Rohingya community. Previously only those in two official camps were b...

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Storm Katia rapidly weakens after making landfall in Mexico

Storm Katia rapidly weakens after making landfall in Mexico

At 1000 a.m. CDT (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Katia was located near latitude 21.7 North, longitude 95.9 West. Katia is moving slowly toward the east-southeast near 5 miles per hour, and...

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Hurricane Irma has more company: No Florida impact expected by Hurricane Katia

The National Hurricane Center says Katia has weakened into a tropical storm as it moves further into Mexico, with wind speeds of up to 45 miles per hour (72.4 kph). This will give Irma the neces...

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Irma bashes Florida Keys as Category 4 hurricane moves over island

The water levels dropped four feet below normal. - About 6.2 million electric customers were without power in Florida late Monday, according to Floridadisaster.org. Looters, she joked, could help ...

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Oil Prices Dip as Traders Assess US Hurricane Impact

Buckeye Partners, the largest owner of oil storage facilities in the Caribbean, with 41.1 million barrels of capacity, on Thursday shut its Yabucoa oil terminal in Puerto Rico ahead of Hurricane Ir...

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Deal expands state of emergency to include all 159 counties

Deal expands state of emergency to include all 159 counties

Local emergency agencies have been taking precaution for Irma as early as last Tuesday. In an executive order, Deal said, in part, " Hurricane Irma will now potentially produce excessive rainfall a...

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South Korea deploys U.S. anti-missile launchers amid clashes with protesters

South Korea deploys U.S. anti-missile launchers amid clashes with protesters

Putin said Pyongyang should take a lesson from history, invoking Hussein's demise as Iraq's dictator in 2006, CNN reported . Six police officers and 32 other people were injured, none seriously, i...

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Music prodigy Karan Joseph from Bengaluru ends life in Mumbai

Music prodigy Karan Joseph from Bengaluru ends life in Mumbai

Pandit Nivrutti Thackeray, senior police inspector, Bandra police station said, "The post mortem had confirmed the death due to multiple fractures from the fall". They later rushed him to a hospital w...

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North Korean crisis: Vladimir Putin warns of 'global catastrophe'

North Korean crisis: Vladimir Putin warns of 'global catastrophe'

South Korea says the US military will begin adding more launchers to a contentious high-tech USA missile defense system in South Korea on Thursday to better cope with North Korean threats. The 29-nati...

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Peru expels North Korea ambassador over nuclear test blast

Britain's UN ambassador, Matthew Rycroft, told reporters who questioned the watering down of the initial US text that "there is a significant prize in keeping the whole of the Security Council united ...

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Breaking down the United Nations sanctions on North Korea: What do they mean?

Breaking down the United Nations sanctions on North Korea: What do they mean?

The resolution, responding to Pyongyang's sixth and strongest nuclear test explosion on September 3, does ban North Korea from importing all natural gas liquids and condensates. The names of a few N...

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Hurricane Irma kills 10 in Cuba, Castro calls for unity

Hurricane Irma kills 10 in Cuba, Castro calls for unity

But this storm, while wounded, is still unsafe. However, forecasters are warning that swells generated by Irma along the southeastern US coast could still cause "life-threatening surf and rip curr...

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North Korea warns of harsh response if new sanctions imposed

David von Hippel, an energy expert with the Nautilus Institute think tank who has done extensive research on North Korea, said he doubts that oil sanctions will hit the regime very hard. The measures ...

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Aircraft carrier is rushed to the hurricane-battered Florida

Hurricane Irma has been blamed for at least five deaths in Florida , two in the state of Georgia and two in South Carolina.It killed at least 35 people as it tore through islands in the Caribbe...

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Ted Cruz appears to 'like' porn video on Twitter

Ted Cruz appears to 'like' porn video on Twitter

Cruz has yet to publicly comment on the incident. It's not yet known whether Cruz, one of his staff or a hacker liked the racy vid, which features popular porn star Cory Chase. The former president...

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Delta makes daring flight into Irma

Delta makes daring flight into Irma

A Delta flight from New York's JFK airport managed to fly into San Juan, Puerto Rico , pull into the gate, and less than an hour later take off full of passengers - all while Hurricane Irma was bea...

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The Seahawks Can Beat Green Bay

Late in the first quarter the total yards were Packers 104, Seahawks minus-1. Daniels gets a hold of Wilson causing a fumble, and the Packers recover deep in Seahawks territory. Rodgers would fini...

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PE 2017: PEC decision on Halimah Yacob's eligibility sparks #notmypresident hashtag

PE 2017: PEC decision on Halimah Yacob's eligibility sparks #notmypresident hashtag

Singapore has more than 5.6 million inhabitants, mostly Malaysian, Indian and Chinese, ethnic communities for which the Presidency of the country stays in reserve, if none of its members has served f...

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More Floridians asked to leave as Irma nears the US

More Floridians asked to leave as Irma nears the US

Do not think the storm is over when the wind slows down. Miami resident Rafael Cabanzon, 20, told ABC News , "We are going to stay for sure". MARTIN: So what's the latest? We're still getting...

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UN Security Council passes toughest-ever sanctions against North Korea

UN Security Council passes toughest-ever sanctions against North Korea

U.S. envoy to the UN Nikki Haley said "we are trying to prod North Korea to do the right thing", adding: "We are now acting to stop it from doing the wrong thing". Despite the watering down of the...

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Jose strengthens into hurricane in Atlantic Ocean

Jose could hit some of the same small islands in the northern Lesser Antilles decimated by Irma . At this time, Jose is not expected to follow the same path as Irma. Unlike Harvey, which moved to th...

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UN Security Council unanimously steps up North Korea sanctions

There are a few things that made it through the negotiating process - for instance, a ban on textile exports from North Korea, for instance. The final draft would ban also all textile exports and pr...

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2-year-old boy found dead after wandering away from home

2-year-old boy found dead after wandering away from home

Police said they boy's 5-year-old brother was also reported missing Sunday afternoon but was later found. At this point, it is unclear how the children ended up in Masury. Police said a number of ci...

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Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation

Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation

Russia and Turkey agreed on the supply of the Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 to the Republic of Turkey and signed a formal contract, the press service of the Federal Service for Military...

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Hurricane Irma leaves Florida 'powerless', moves north

Hurricane Irma leaves Florida 'powerless', moves north

After leaving millions without power across the state of Florida , the storm's winds have felled trees and power lines across Georgia . Affected states include Florida , Georgia, Alabama, Tenne...

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Did referee Jon Moss snub Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp?

Did referee Jon Moss snub Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp?

He believes he is settling well at City and says the emphatic win over Liverpool was the flawless preparation for Wednesday's Champions League game at Feyenoord. Both teams were not compact....

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Dennis Rodman offers to 'straighten things out' between Trump & N. Korea's Kim

Dennis Rodman offers to 'straighten things out' between Trump & N. Korea's Kim

Rodman was last in Pyongyang in June when he met with North Korean Sports Minister Kim Il Guk. Rodman, who laughed while " Good Morning Britain's " presenters listed Kim's recent threats, gave a dif...

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Hurricane Irma to become tropical storm on Monday: NHC

Hurricane Irma to become tropical storm on Monday: NHC

Shortly after posting the footage of Mr Drake, Mr Brewer also posted a picture of a handheld anemometer with a wind speed reading of 117mph. The company has restored power to about 1 million customers...

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UN Security Council to Vote on New North Korea Sanctions

UN Security Council to Vote on New North Korea Sanctions

North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test just over a week ago, and Washington and its allies want harsh new restrictions placed on Pyongyang. Under the latest resolution, those ...

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Hurricane Irma Expected To Bring Heavy Rain To Southern NE

Hurricane Irma Expected To Bring Heavy Rain To Southern NE

As the remnants of Hurricane Irma begin to approach Middle Tennessee Monday , the National Weather Service office out of Nashville has issued a wind advisory for the area, including Manchester, wit...

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Kentucky Ranks 44th in the U.S. on 'Happiness' Survey

Kentucky Ranks 44th in the U.S. on 'Happiness' Survey

The five happiest states, according to the list are Minnesota, Utah, Hawaii, California and Nebraska. Kentucky ranked better on "community environment" at 37 and "work environment" at number 35. Add...

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IN football game canceled due to Hurricane Irma aftermath

IN football game canceled due to Hurricane Irma aftermath

As a result of Hurricane Irma, the most extensive hurricane to hit the United States in history, IU and Florida International chose to cancel their football game, which was set to be played Saturday...

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