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Korea nuclear crisis: Putin calls sanctions useless

Korea nuclear crisis: Putin calls sanctions useless But Trump projected an entirely different message in a phone call a day earlier with British Prime Minister Theresa May. After the latest nuclear test by North Korea at the weekend, the US= and its allies called for tougher sanctions against the North Korean regime. [Full Article...]

Category 5 Hurricane Irma nears Antigua

Category 5 Hurricane Irma nears Antigua However, it again became a Category 4 storm before it reached the U.S. coast. While the projected track showed Irma raking the state's Gulf Coast, forecasters warned that the entire Florida peninsula - including the Miami metropolitan area of 6 million people - was in extreme peril from the monstrous storm, nearly 400 miles wide. [Full Article...]

Contradicting Putin, Moon, Abe call for stronger sanctions against North Korea

Friday's statement came two days after the local government chose to install four additional THAAD launchers, fully installing the battalion of the USA missile shield. "As never before, everyone should show restraint and refrain from steps leading to escalation and tensions". South Korean President Moon Jae-in defended the government's decision to fully deploy the U.S. [Full Article...]

ICC Test Rankings: James Anderson Overtakes Ravindra Jadeja To Take Top Spot

A nine-wicket win inside three days at the "home of cricket" meant England had won both of Root's first two series as captain following a preceding 3-1 home triumph over South Africa. West Indies batsman Shai Hope , who was the top scorer in the three-Test series with 375 runs, including twin hundreds in Headingley, jumped up 11 places to a career-best 30th. [Full Article...]

President Rouhani due in Astana, Kazakhstan

President Rouhani due in Astana, Kazakhstan The summit which will be the first-ever heads of state and government meeting to develop prospects regarding Science and Technology will set priorities for the members countries to achieve goals over the next decade. Al-Othaimeen emphasized that the success of the organization's work has been due to the cooperation and collaboration among the member states, and he called for replacing national pro... [Full Article...]

Tutu urges Suu Kyi to act on Rohingya crisis

Tutu urges Suu Kyi to act on Rohingya crisis The violence and civilian suffering have prompted worldwide condemnation and resonated particularly in many Muslim countries. In April, Suu Kyi told the BBC "ethnic cleansing is too strong an expression to use" for the Rohingya crisis. [Full Article...]

Warren, Ehlinger lead Longhorns to 56-0 win over San Jose State

Warren, Ehlinger lead Longhorns to 56-0 win over San Jose State Warren then ran 41 yards for a score 2:12 into the second quarter to push Texas' advantage to 14-0. Jerrod Heard , who started a number of games at quarterback for Texas in 2015 but has since converted to wide receiver, will be Ehlinger's backup. [Full Article...]

Ancient Egyptian goldsmith's tomb discovered near Luxor

Ancient Egyptian goldsmith's tomb discovered near Luxor A picture taken on September 9, 2017 shows small funerary statues carved in wood, clay and limestone recovered at the site of a newly-uncovered ancient tomb for a goldsmith dedicated to the ancient Egyptian god Amun, in the Draa Abul Naga necropolis on the west bank of the ancient city of Luxor, which boasts ancient Egyptian temples and burial grounds. [Full Article...]

US applauds Bangladesh's generosity in responding Rohingya humanitarian crisis

US applauds Bangladesh's generosity in responding Rohingya humanitarian crisis It was reported that the latest violence in Myanmar erupted after alleged attacks by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army on police outposts in Rakhine on Aug 25. Al-Azhar has condemned the violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar and called on worldwide organisations and Arab and Muslim countries to intervene to end it. [Full Article...]

Syrian army breaks Isis siege of Deir Ezzor airbase

Syrian army breaks Isis siege of Deir Ezzor airbase The U.S. -trained Deir el-Zour Military Council said it was calling its operation Jazeera Storm, after the familiar name for northeast Syria. Regarding hostility with Syrian government forces who are also battling IS in Deir al-Zor, the DMC head said he did not predict clashes, but added the SDF forces would "respond" if fired at. [Full Article...]

Ohio National Guard soldiers return home after responding to Hurricane Harvey

Ohio National Guard soldiers return home after responding to Hurricane Harvey However, "We don't think we've seen anything quite like this". The storm was then expected to trace the Florida Atlantic coast before making landfall again somewhere between Savannah, Georgia, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. More than a million of Puerto Rico's 3.5 million US citizens were estimated to be without power. In Wisconsin, Gov. Scott Walker yesterday authorized the adjutant genera... [Full Article...]

Lucky Shelter Animals Got Flown Out Of Texas After Hurricane Harvey

Lucky Shelter Animals Got Flown Out Of Texas After Hurricane Harvey This was the jet's final flight before retirement. Linda Rutherford, Southwest Airlines's chief communications officer, added, "The devastation of Hurricane Harvey has impacted a number of our communities along the Gulf". Four medical personnel from HWAC flew to Texas early Thursday to help the organization and provide medical care for shelter animals. A GoFundMe page has been set up by 4... [Full Article...]

Mueller likely to question six current and former Trump advisers

President Donald Trump , shown with his son Donald Trump Jr . on January 11 at Trump Tower in NY at the then-president-elect's first news conference after getting elected, says he had no knowledge of his son meeting with an Russian lawyer untill "the last couple of days", the White House said Monday. [Full Article...]

National Hurricane Center issues hurricane warning for southern Florida

He added, "That house ain't going nowhere". While many Atlantic hurricanes cross Florida the short way-from east to west-Irma is forecasted to pummel along its eastern coast from south to north. Before that, the building withstood the double whammy of back-to-back hurricanes Frances and Jeanne in 2004 and, a year later, Hurricane Wilma, which surprised locals with its strength when it barreled i... [Full Article...]

Steve Bannon blasts White House aides for failing to defend Donald Trump

Steve Bannon blasts White House aides for failing to defend Donald Trump Trump has destroyed everything in his path with presidential compassion reserved for neo-Nazi " very fine people " and law-breaking "concentration camp" Sheriff Joe Arpaio (pardoned August 26). Steve Bannon is taking dead aim at Gary Cohn , who appears to be Exhibit A in the flamethrower's battle against so-called "globalists" in the Trump White House. [Full Article...]

Congress claims to have defused situation in Bihar unit

Congress claims to have defused situation in Bihar unit Gandhi summoned all 27 Congress legislators to Delhi for discussion on alliance and the leadership issue. JD (U) president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on July 26 snapped ties with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress. [Full Article...]

Losing Lalu out of question, says Rahul Gandhi; Bihar Congress lawmakers bemused

Losing Lalu out of question, says Rahul Gandhi; Bihar Congress lawmakers bemused At least 19 of the 27 Congress MLAs in Bihar are learnt to have urged party vice president Rahul Gandhi to break the alliance with Lalu Prasad Yad-led Rashtriya Janat Dal. Notably, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has kept eight ministerial berths vacant, which can be used to lure dissident Congress MLAs. Chaudhary also said that "MLAs and the rank and file of the party are not comfortabl... [Full Article...]

Theresa May Faces Big Brexit Test in Parliament

Theresa May Faces Big Brexit Test in Parliament The draft document, which has not been signed off by ministers, has proposed to drive down low-skilled immigration by offering them residency for a maximum of only two years while high-skilled workers will permitted to stay for longer periods between three and five years. [Full Article...]

Atlanta Motor Speedway opens camping facilities for Hurricane Irma evacuees

Atlanta Motor Speedway opens camping facilities for Hurricane Irma evacuees The facilities have the capacity to provide thousands of people with shelter, and evacuees will also have access to bathrooms and showers at the Rinnai Shower Station camper bath house located adjacent to the speedway. Evacuees should access the campground off Bruton Smith Boulevard through Entrance Z and will have access to bathhouse facilities on speedway property. [Full Article...]

How Zoos Are Preparing for Hurricane Irma

How Zoos Are Preparing for Hurricane Irma Reillo also said many wildlife facilities were forced into a waiting game of seeing where and how severe the hurricane would be. In a post to its Facebook page , the zoo also assured the public that it had stocked up on extra food and water, cleared any remaining debris and housed the animals "in their secure night houses, which are made of poured concrete and welded metal". [Full Article...]


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