United States and South Korea deploy 4 more Thaad launchers amid Pyongyang threats

Thursday. Kim Jong-hee, a woman from Gimcheon city that borders the Seongju county, said she cast her vote for President Moon in the May 9 election, for which she felt an impulse to cut out her hand as numerous elderly at the village did due to the... More..

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SpaceX readies rocket to launch secret space mission
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

SpaceX readies rocket to launch secret space mission

In yet another milestone in its efforts to reuse the spaceplane, the Elon Musk company SpaceX today launched Falcon 9 rocket for the United States military. That launch followed back-to-back wins of...More..

Donald Trump Jr questioned by Senate investigators
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Donald Trump Jr questioned by Senate investigators

The acknowledgment by the President's eldest son that he meant to seek legal counsel after the meeting suggests that he knew, or at least suspected, that accepting potentially damaging information about a rival...More..

Trump Sides With Democrats In Deal On Storm Relief And Fiscal Deadlines
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Trump Sides With Democrats In Deal On Storm Relief And Fiscal Deadlines

But he carefully labeled it a solution "the president and the Senate and House Democratic leadership agreed to". Congress will need to approve the deal before it is finalised. That total would likely be close...More..

Kentucky's last abortion clinic heads to court to keep its doors open
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Kentucky's last abortion clinic heads to court to keep its doors open

Pro-life Gov. Matt Bevin's administration said the Louisville abortion clinic is not adequately prepared to help patients if emergency complications arise. Governor Bevin's administration told the clinic it w...More..

Mattis on North Korea: 'We Have Many Military Options'
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Mattis on North Korea: 'We Have Many Military Options'

President Trump has been tweeting about North Korea several times today, and has been criticized and mocked by intelligence and policy experts for his comments. We will work with China. Trump's threat to ...More..

Tropical Storm Jose Becomes the 10th Named Storm of the Hurricane Season
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Tropical Storm Jose Becomes the 10th Named Storm of the Hurricane Season

In Florida, we always prepare for the worst and hope for the best and while the exact path of Irma is not absolutely known at this time, we can not afford to not be prepared. The increase to 175 miles per hour ...More..

Ezekiel Elliott files lawsuit against National Football League to vacate six-game suspension
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott files lawsuit against National Football League to vacate six-game suspension

The first is Kia Wright Roberts , the NFL's Director of Investigations. Elliott, the NFL's 2016 rushing leader as a rookie, was suspended after the league concluded he used physical force last summer in ...More..

Iowa beats Wyoming in season opener, 24-3
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Iowa beats Wyoming in season opener, 24-3

Wyoming trails Iowa 14-3 at half. Allen got to hear all about how good he is, too. Allen was 23 of 40 for 174 yards with two fourth-quarter interceptions. The Cowboy defense were also stout holding Iowa to...More..

Cambodia Daily branded 'a thief', forced to close over tax fight
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Cambodia Daily branded 'a thief', forced to close over tax fight

The Cambodia Daily , one of the country's few independent daily newspapers, announced the same day its closure after 25 years in the vanguard of the nation's free press. The government appeared to have based ...More..

Rahm has 'nearly perfect' back nine for Boston lead
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Rahm has 'nearly perfect' back nine for Boston lead

Holmes and Henrik Stenson withdrew. World number four Rory McIlroy has been hit with injury this year and is winless coming into the tournament. Jon Rahm responded to an erratic start with an eagle and ...More..

by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Republicans Will Let America Burn While Holding Out for Tax Cuts

Only 36 percent have a favorable impression of him, and a mere 34 percent agree with his decision to pardon the criminally racist former sheriff, Joe Arpaio. See the Methodology section of this report for m...More..

Congress calls note ban the biggest scam
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Congress calls note ban the biggest scam

The report further said that "the cost of printing notes and coins has increased during this year". He also said, "Rewind: Modiji's obfuscation exposed once again". The relief from repayment of loans duri...More..

White House: Trump will donate $1 million to Harvey relief
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

White House: Trump will donate $1 million to Harvey relief

Trump travelled to Texas on Tuesday for a first-hand assessment of the situation on the ground. Much larger future installments will be required but the initial package, to replenish Federal Emergency Managemen...More..

Ontario gas prices headed for major spike in wake of Harvey
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Ontario gas prices headed for major spike in wake of Harvey

Overnight , Montreal gas prices went up 10 cents to $1.26.9/litre of gas, reports CBC . "We've already seen, of course, the higher prices associated with that disruption". Gas prices in Regina jumped by seven ...More..

Trump says he'll make DACA announcement before end of weekend
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Trump says he'll make DACA announcement before end of weekend

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Friday called on President Donald Trump to drop plans to end legal protections for young undocumented immigrants known as " Dreamers ", established by President Barack Obama . According ...More..

U.S. orders Russian Federation to close 3 diplomatic buildings
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

U.S. orders Russian Federation to close 3 diplomatic buildings

The newly arrived Russian ambassador to the United States has invoked Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin in saying Moscow will carefully consider its response to the order to close its consulate in San Francisco a...More..

Fairfax rescuers helping Texas flood victims
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Fairfax rescuers helping Texas flood victims

It makes us very proud as Vermonters when we see people like yourself for action", Scott said at the Colchester Rescue station where the task force is based. "We needed assistance and got help, and now we're of...More..

Rohingya Refugees Drown as They Flee Myanmar
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Rohingya Refugees Drown as They Flee Myanmar

Bangladeshi authorities intercepted, detained and forcibly returned Rohingya civilians fleeing along their border with Myanmar despite ongoing fighting between Myanmar's security forces and Rohingya militias. "...More..

US Open: Nadal vs Lajovic in Round of 128 Action
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

US Open: Nadal vs Lajovic in Round of 128 Action

That leaves No. 1 seed Nadal and No. 3 Roger Federer - who has been dealing with a bad back himself - as the two clear favorites for the men's trophy. The 30-year-old Russian, who was banned after testing...More..

House passes school funding bill on 2nd attempt
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

House passes school funding bill on 2nd attempt

Lawmakers voted 73-34 Monday to send the legislation to the Senate . State Rep David S. Olsen added... ... Teacher unions opposed the tax credit, and many lawmakers said it was the reason they voted no ...More..

Dogs Sent From Texas To New Jersey Following Hurricane
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Dogs Sent From Texas To New Jersey Following Hurricane

Hubert's. This dog chained to a telephone pole in Victoria, Texas, lucked out: a reporter spotted the animal and brought it to safety, according to the Daily Mail . Norwood is with the city of San Antonio A...More..

Germany will be harsh with holiday refugees, says Angela Merkel
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Germany will be harsh with holiday refugees, says Angela Merkel

Merkel's poll numbers rebounded as the influx ebbed to 280,000 past year, restricted by border closures along the so-called Balkan route and a refugee accord between the European Union and Turkey . In an int...More..

Houston police officer drowns in historic flood
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Houston police officer drowns in historic flood

Perez drove under an underpass. and drove into the water", he said. A veteran Houston police officer drowned Sunday after he became trapped in floodwaters, officials confirmed Tuesday at an emotional news c...More..

'Civilians killed' in Somali military operation
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

'Civilians killed' in Somali military operation

USA forces are in Somalia at the request of the Federal Government of Somalia and are committed to helping Somali forces neutralize al-Shabaab and bring stability to the region. He described the incident as "a...More..

Iraqi Forces Fully Free Tal Afar from ISIS
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Iraqi Forces Fully Free Tal Afar from ISIS

Ahmed, who covered the Mosul offensive extensively, said that the Tal Afar operation is very different since the ISIS group did not put up much of a resistance. As government forces advanced, troops said they...More..

White House Official: Kushner Never Said Settlement Freeze Will Topple Netanyahu
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

White House Official: Kushner Never Said Settlement Freeze Will Topple Netanyahu

In January, U.S President Donald Trump pledged to urge Israelis and Palestinians for a peace deal. President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner led last week's mission, with the delegation al...More..

Attackers storm Shiite mosque in Kabul in latest apparent militant strike
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Attackers storm Shiite mosque in Kabul in latest apparent militant strike

The Islamic State group claimed the attack while the assault was still under way, the latest to target Afghanistan's minority Shiites. People at the site told TOLO that many were injured in the assault and ...More..

Trump Slaps Venezuela's Maduro Regime With Sanctions
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Trump Slaps Venezuela's Maduro Regime With Sanctions

The U.S. imposed its first economic penalties against Venezuela on Friday, hitting the South American country's financial sector in an attempt to starve President Nicolás Maduro's government of cash. Last mon...More..

Man arrested after police attack outside Buckingham Palace
by | Saturday, August 26, 2017

Man arrested after police attack outside Buckingham Palace

He has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and assault. Footage from the scene shows a heavy emergency response, including multiple police cars. Paramedics treated them at the scene, they were ...More..

Federal Judge Tosses Out Texas Voter ID Law
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Federal Judge Tosses Out Texas Voter ID Law

Claiming they were under pressure from constituents to crack down on voter fraud, the Republican-majority Texas Legislature passed SB 14 in 2011 along party lines. "SB 5 [the 2017 law] does not meaningfully ex...More..

Kmart in Belleville among 28 stores being closed by money-losing Sears
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Kmart in Belleville among 28 stores being closed by money-losing Sears

Sears Holdings said that employees at the 28 stores have been informed. But there are two stores in Pennsylvania - one in Willow Grove and one in Allentown - that will be shuttered. The company blames lack of ...More..

Russian ambassador to Sudan dies in Khartoum
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Russian ambassador to Sudan dies in Khartoum

Ambassador Shirinskiy died of natural causes, according to local police. Russia's RIA Novosti state news agency reported the veteran diplomat's death, citing the foreign ministry in Moscow. And in Decemb...More..

Warrior Princess reboot is officially dead — NBC's Xena
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Warrior Princess reboot is officially dead — NBC's Xena

Based on some comments from back when he left the project, it sounds like Grillo-Marxuach was concerned that NBC didn't want to emphasize the romance angle as much as he did. Filmed in New Zealand, Xena ran f...More..

Bank operations paralysed in Bengaluru as public banks observe day-long strike
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Bank operations paralysed in Bengaluru as public banks observe day-long strike

As the bankers going on strike, the banking operations will be affected throughout the country. "All India State Bank Officers' Federation and All India State Bank of India Staff Federation, being part of ...More..

United States visa changes to affect mainly Russian independent travelers, says authority
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

United States visa changes to affect mainly Russian independent travelers, says authority

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Moscow would respond after a closer examination of the US announcement. "The American authors of these decisions have come up with another attempt to stir up di...More..

Korean troops start drills amid N. Korea standoff
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Korean troops start drills amid N. Korea standoff

The war of words comes ahead of the annual Ulchi-Freedom Guardian exercises, which are scheduled to run from August 21 to August 31. However, on Sunday, an editorial in North Korea's official government new...More..

2017 preseason AP Poll unsurprising
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

2017 preseason AP Poll unsurprising

Alabama, Ohio State, Florida State , USC and defending champion Clemson top the 25-school rankings . Ohio State is ranked second, receiving three first-place votes and 1,414 points. 2, making that Sep. Fl...More..

Iraqi forces launch offensive on ISIS-held city Tal Afar
by | Monday, August 21, 2017

Iraqi forces launch offensive on ISIS-held city Tal Afar

The Norwegian Refugee Council said on Saturday that refugees near the northern city of Tal Afar were faced with harsh conditions, and were stopped by authorities in east of Mosul and Kurdish areas as they tried...More..

Sadio Mane punishes profligate Christian Benteke as Liverpool beat Palace
by | Monday, August 21, 2017

Sadio Mane punishes profligate Christian Benteke as Liverpool beat Palace

Andrew Robertson was playing like your modern day full-back should. A foray into the box by Mane resulted in a chance for Georginio Wijnaldum , but he fluffed a shot from eight yards out, much to the Kop...More..