Iran defies USA, tests missile

Last month, Mr. Trump signed a bill imposing penalties on those involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. Rouhani said that his country would not seek permission to " defend " itself in defiance of threa... More..

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Eman Ahmed, once world's heaviest woman, dies after multiple organ failure
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Eman Ahmed, once world's heaviest woman, dies after multiple organ failure

The Hindustan Times report quoted officers from the Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi as saying that several co-morbidities including heart ailments and kidney dysfunction led to her death. When she left Mum...More..

Graham pushes back on working with Democrats on health care reform
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Graham pushes back on working with Democrats on health care reform

McCain said he would consider supporting a proposal similar to the Graham-Cassidy bill if it were "the product of extensive hearings, debate and amendment". Trump tweets: "John McCain never had any intention of...More..

Manchester City
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Manchester City "So Happy" With Summer Signing Says Pep Guardiola

City has an injury concern of its own after left back Benjamin Mendy went off with a right knee injury in the first half, but that was the only negative on another brilliant attacking display. They didn't sc...More..

Lavrov on Trump, North Korea: 'We Have to Calm Down the Hotheads'
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Lavrov on Trump, North Korea: 'We Have to Calm Down the Hotheads'

President Barack Obama's second term in office. The West will have to scrap its sanctions against Moscow because life itself will make it do it, Russia's top diplomat said on the sidelines of the 72nd UN Gene...More..

New magnitude-6.1 natural disaster strikes Mexico
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

New magnitude-6.1 natural disaster strikes Mexico

ET). The U.S. Geological Survey says the new magnitude-6.1 temblor was centered about 20 km southeast of Matias Romero in the State of Oaxaca, which was the region most battered by a magnitude 8.1 quake on Se...More..

Trump Lashes Out at GOP Opponents of Health Care Bill
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Trump Lashes Out at GOP Opponents of Health Care Bill

Bill Cassidy and Lindsey Graham - on the brink of defeat. The longtime Arizona lawmaker also said he thought some senators were making a genuine attempt to fix what he believes is a broken healthcare s...More..

Police arrests Catalan crackdown
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Police arrests Catalan crackdown

Student union representatives urged the protesters to remain over the weekend. Authorities in the wealthy north-eastern region insist the vote will take place, even though Spain's Constitutional Court has ord...More..

Israel Shoots Down Hezbollah Drone in Syrian Airspace
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Israel Shoots Down Hezbollah Drone in Syrian Airspace

While the drone did not at any point cross into Israeli territory, "the IDF will not allow any infiltration or attempt to infiltrate by any Iranian elements, be it Hezbollah or Shia militia group, to the Golan ...More..

India vs Australia Live Streaming on Hotstar, DD National
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

India vs Australia Live Streaming on Hotstar, DD National

Also, this match is former India captain Dhoni's 300th ODI as playing for India (except World XI games). They took India to 239, adding 35 from 53 balls for the seventh wicket. He found an able ally...More..

British police arrest third man in London bomb attack investigation
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

British police arrest third man in London bomb attack investigation

Britain's terror threat level remains at "critical" — the highest level — meaning that authorities believe another attack is imminent. Officials raised the total number of people injured Friday by the partial...More..

SEC reveals hackers might have used stolen data for insider trading
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

SEC reveals hackers might have used stolen data for insider trading

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said yesterday (20 September) that its corporate database had been infiltrated in 2016, but only in August 2017 was it discovered that those responsible may hav...More..

Trump's Former Campaign Manager Was Reportedly Wiretapped By US Investigators
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Trump's Former Campaign Manager Was Reportedly Wiretapped By US Investigators

The sources tell CNN that Manafort was first wiretapped in an FBI investigation into consulting firms' work for Ukraine's former ruling party, but the surveillance was discontinued for a lack of evidence. ...More..

Horrendous Hurricane Maria throttles Dominica; Irma ravaged Caribbean next
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Horrendous Hurricane Maria throttles Dominica; Irma ravaged Caribbean next

The residents of Dominica have "lost all what money can buy and replace " after Hurricane Maria pounded the tiny Caribbean island, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said early on Tuesday. The major cruise d...More..

Donald Trump considering military parade for Fourth of July
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Donald Trump considering military parade for Fourth of July

Trump was blown away by what he experienced in Paris on July 14, when he joined French President Emmanuel Macron at the Place de la Concorde to watch thousands of French troops advance down the Champs-Elysé...More..

Gas prices drop as weather cools in Las Vegas
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Gas prices drop as weather cools in Las Vegas

From Aug. 29 to September 5, Pittsburgh-area pump prices increased 24 cents - the largest weekly spike in the region recorded since GasBuddy began keeping detailed data in 2007. During the same time in 2014, oi...More..

Four Florida teams in AP Top 25 poll; Alabama firmly on top
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Four Florida teams in AP Top 25 poll; Alabama firmly on top

Ohio State still has the best chances of any Big Ten team, despite a Week 2 loss to Oklahoma. Alabama is still the overwhelming No. 1 choice in both polls , though Clemson's strong performance at Louisvi...More..

With World's Eyes on Rohingya Crisis, Myanmar's Top General Calls for Unity
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

With World's Eyes on Rohingya Crisis, Myanmar's Top General Calls for Unity

The Burmese government said hundreds of people have died, mostly Rohingya "terrorists", and that 176 out of 471 Rohingya villages have been abandoned. Iranian officials have voiced readiness to construct emerge...More..

Trump retweets altered GIF of him hitting golf ball at Clinton
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Trump retweets altered GIF of him hitting golf ball at Clinton

Clinton's new memoir What Happened enumerates ways in which Trump's campaign allegedly allowed Russian Federation to meddle in the 2016 election, and has topped Amazon's bestseller list . Trump plans to r...More..

California Is Coming for Trump's Tax Returns
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

California Is Coming for Trump's Tax Returns

Democrats argued that the bill would heighten public safety by building trust between undocumented immigrants and police, encouraging crime victims to come forward. The Sheriffs' Association is still against th...More..

Over and out: Cassini meets fiery death after 20-year space adventure
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Over and out: Cassini meets fiery death after 20-year space adventure

Cassini used the planet's gravity to boost itself to Saturn . Back in April, the spacecraft started a series of orbits that had the goal of looking in between and behind Saturn's rings. Scientists feared a ...More..

Trump to view Irma damage Thursday: White House
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Trump to view Irma damage Thursday: White House

Myers, just north of Naples, Trump spoke with reporters about discussions on DACA that he had with Democrats in Washington the night before. In Lee County, which includes Cape Coral and Fort Myers , the Fl...More..

Over 6 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilities
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Over 6 million lose power from Irma in US Southeast - utilities

At 1 pm EDT, almost 1.6 million were without power while about 200,000 had electricity restored mostly by automated devices, FPL said. Matthew did not come on shore and damage infrastructure, and it took the ...More..

Turkey Signs Deal To Buy Russian S-400 Missiles
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Turkey Signs Deal To Buy Russian S-400 Missiles

Turkey has signed a controversial deal with Russian Federation to buy the S-400 anti-ballistic missile system in its first major weapons purchase from Moscow, a media report said on Tuesday. Turkey faced si...More..

Olive Garden's $100 Pasta Pass to go on sale Thursday
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Olive Garden's $100 Pasta Pass to go on sale Thursday

Olive Garden's All-You-Can-Eat Pasta Pass is coming back! Diners will have 30 minutes beginning at 1:00 p.m. CT to nab one of the 22,000 passes, which cost $100 each. Plus, this year, 50 customers will also h...More..

Oil Prices Hold Gains as Stockpile Numbers Hike
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

Oil Prices Hold Gains as Stockpile Numbers Hike

Analysts at Drillinginfo.com noted that for oil to rally and hold those gains, the IEA's demand projections have to pan out, along with the ongoing supply cuts, to help inventories fall. International Energy ...More..

NHC: Hurricane Jose not a concern to the US
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

NHC: Hurricane Jose not a concern to the US

But models can have trouble forecasting unusual tracks such as Jose's expected path. "None of the computer models, at this point, have it headed toward our state". The loop back toward the coast comes after Jos...More..

Miss America Contestants Slam Donald Trump on Climate, Charlottesville Response
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Miss America Contestants Slam Donald Trump on Climate, Charlottesville Response

Mund defending her answer to reporters afterward saying, " Miss America needs to have an opinion and she needs to know what's happening in the current climate". I think the answer is to relocate them into muse...More..

People rescue manatees stuck in bay drained by Irma
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

People rescue manatees stuck in bay drained by Irma

Hurricane Irma pulled water from Sarasota Bay on Sunday afternoon and left several manatees stuck in knee-deep mud, CBS affiliate WTSP-TV in Tampa reports . "My friends and I couldn't move these massive ani...More..

Google Takes Fight Over Record Antitrust Fine to EU Courts
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Google Takes Fight Over Record Antitrust Fine to EU Courts

Google faces a further fine amounting to 5% of the average daily global earning of its parent company Alphabet ( NASDAQ:GOOG ) if it continues its practices after the deadline. Google has already said it will c...More..

Pope blasts climate skeptics, cites 'moral' duty to act
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Pope blasts climate skeptics, cites 'moral' duty to act

A Vatican official said at the time that the US move was a "slap in the face" for the pope and the Vatican. He was left with a black eye and a cut on his left eyebrow. "All of us have a responsibility, all of u...More..

New No.1 Test bowler crowned
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

New No.1 Test bowler crowned

England all-rounder Ben Stokes improved his position and achieved a career-best 20th position in the batting rankings and is placed 21st in the bowlers' list. He then claimed two in three balls after lunch, i...More..

Seoul wants bigger warheads, North Korean ICBM reportedly on the move
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Seoul wants bigger warheads, North Korean ICBM reportedly on the move

Last year, North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test on the 9 September anniversary. The flurry of comments followed his foreign minister's earlier expression of sympathy for the little guy in North Kore...More..

Tutu condemns Aung San Suu Kyi's silence
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Tutu condemns Aung San Suu Kyi's silence

Myanmar needs Ms. Suu Kyi to rediscover her voice. Suu Kyi said that such misinformation helps promote the interests of " terrorists ", a reference to Rohingya insurgents whose deadly attacks on Burma securit...More..

Oil embargo of North Korea would hurt civilians, says Putin
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Oil embargo of North Korea would hurt civilians, says Putin

The system, known as THAAD, was first deployed to a former golf course in the rural southern area of Seongju in April. "We will make necessary preparations to use the capability as soon as the internal procedur...More..

Sexual assault survivors wonder what's next after Betsy Devos speech
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Sexual assault survivors wonder what's next after Betsy Devos speech

Obama's former vice president, Joe Biden , was highly critical of DeVos, although he did not address the rights of the accused . Critics have said the guidance is unfair toward the accused and could jeopa...More..

U.S. calls for UNSC vote on North Korea sanctions
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

U.S. calls for UNSC vote on North Korea sanctions

The United States says it will call a UN Security Council meeting to vote on a new draft resolution that seeks to tighten sanctions on North Korea. After the latest nuclear test by North Korea at the weeken...More..

Kim has stash of up to $5 billion hidden abroad, says analyst
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Kim has stash of up to $5 billion hidden abroad, says analyst

President Donald Trump spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping via phone Wednesday, and the two agreed to "strengthen coordination" and take further steps to denuclearize the Korean peninsula. Diplomats gat...More..

Delta flight braves Irma for quick stop in Puerto Rico
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Delta flight braves Irma for quick stop in Puerto Rico

The paper reported that when the 737-900ER plane reached San Juan at 12:01 p.m., winds registered at 28 miles per hour to 36 miles per hour - well within the safety limits for that type of aircraft. After a q...More..

Katia weakens to depression in Mexico; rains still a threat
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Katia weakens to depression in Mexico; rains still a threat

Hurricane Katia strengthened on Friday to Category Two storm on a scale of five as it raged towards the eastern coast of Mexico, authorities said. Katia made landfall north of Tecolutla, Mexico late Friday a...More..