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'Vicious' Sanctions Will Only Speed Up Nuclear Program: North Korea

The South Korean defence ministry warned parliament that the North's nuclear test site remained "ready" for a new test, Yonhap News Agency reported. The effec...


Nancy Pelosi Shouted Down by Immigration Activists at News Conference

They repeatedly called the minority leader a "liar". "You've had your say, and it's lovely", Pelosi told the demonstrators at one point. "You don't know wha...


National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

The Buffalo Bills ranked as the NFL's least-valuable franchise, with an estimated value of $1.6 billion. The New England Patriots rank second at $3.7 bill...


Tillerson Considering Closing Cuban Embassy Over Mysterious Sonic Attacks

We've brought some of those people home. "We ask that you immediately declare all accredited Cuban diplomats in the United States persona non grata and, if ...


Tracking Jose - Tropical storm watch issued for parts of state

As of 5 p.m., Jose was centered about 250 miles east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, with 75 m.p.h. wind gusts, making it a minimal category 1 hurricane. ...


[Editorial] South Korea risks alienating global partners by aligning exclusively with US

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who oversaw the latest missile test , has said the launch increased the "combat power of the nuclear force", according to...


PM Modi inaugurates world's 2nd biggest dam Sardar Sarovar

But, with or without the World Bank, we completed the massive project on our own... The BJP has combined leadership under PM Modi, ideology of development and...


Trump Administration Reconsiders Climate Change Policy

Saturday's White House statement came as environment ministers from 30 countries gathered in the Canadian city of Montreal to push forward on implementing the...


Brexit: Amber Rudd brands Boris Johnson 'backseat driver'

A key campaign hook for Vote Leave supporters during the Brexit debate, the assumption that £350 million could be invested in the health system was based on 201...


Security scare grounds British Airways plane in Paris

While passengers waited on the tarmac, security personnel conducted bag searches while sniffer dogs checked the aircraft, according to Anderson. "We will contin...


France acid attack: United States tourists assaulted in Marseille

The four young women were in Marseille traveling while studying overseas. All four female tourists have been taken to hospital. The Paris prosecutor's o...


Hamas agrees to steps towards Palestinian unity

Gaza has remained under a crippling embargo imposed by Israel and Egypt since 2007, when Hamas wrested the territory from Fatah after sweeping Palestinian l...


Chinese bitcoin exchange ends trading

Bloomberg is now reporting that exchanges will be banned by the end of the month . Chinese regulators have shut down bitcoin exchanges, leaving the future ...


Slender Man stabbing victim says defendant obsessed

It came after a week's testimony over Weier's mental state at the time she and a friend, Morgan Geyser , stabbed a classmate in what they said was an effort to...


North Korea Is Pushing Its Limits With The Trump Administration

And he wants to slash US financial contributions to the U.N. Richard Gowan is a U.N. expert with the European Council on Foreign Relations. McMaster and U.S. ...


Equifax Data Breach Exposes Information of Millions

The Equifax breach has generated intense scrutiny of the company and could spark more regulations to protect Americans' personal data, the White House said M...


At least 24 people, mostly teen boys, killed in Malaysian school fire

The Star newspaper, citing data from the fire department, said there were 1,034 blazes at registered and unregistered religious schools between 2015 and Au...


Republican senator warned Trump about 'affirmation of hate groups'

Speaking to CBS News after Wednesday's meeting, Scott said the president has "obviously reflected on what he has said [about Charlottesville], on his intention...


Member of Vote Fraud Panel Wanted to Exclude Democrats

In the presidential race, Clinton defeated Donald Trump in New Hampshire by 2,736 votes. Even if it does make recommendations, he said, the commission can...


U.S. agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's software

The directive issued by acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke comes as various US law enforcement and intelligence agencies and several congressional ...


Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi conduct road show in Ahmedabad

Meanwhile, India is ready and set to welcome Abe indicating a strong relationship-partnership between the two countries. The pact envisages the expansion of D...


Strong and blustery winds set to batter the country tomorrow

Although the forecast looks quieter for the rest of Monday, Sky News weather presenter Isobel Lang said "wild and windy" conditions are set to return on Tuesday...


The number of victims in the natural disaster in Mexico has risen

Mexico will no longer send the emergency aid offered to Texas after Hurricane Harvey , to focus on those affected by a deadly natural disaster and Hurricane...


56 in US News college rankings

The ranking is determined by responses from the country's top academic experts who select the universities that are most strongly committed to undergraduate edu...


Suspect in custody after report of shooting at New Hampshire's largest hospital

Hospital spokesman Mike Barwell says that Dartmouth-Hitchcock was locked down and that local and state police are on site. An unofficial source inside the hos...


United States oil 'rebounding quickly' after hurricanes as Opec cuts back

The market was assessing Irma's effect on demand, even as refinery restarts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey boosted expectations for crude oil consumption. Whil...


Violence against Rohingyas in Myanmar 'seems like ethnic cleansing'

Myanmar says its security forces are carrying out clearance operations to defend against ARSA, which the government has declared a terrorist organisation. He ca...


Justice Kennedy reinstates Trump's refugee ban

US officials can at least temporarily continue to block refugees with formal assurances from resettlement agencies from entering the United States after the Sup...


North Korean diplomat blames United States for tension

Earlier on Tuesday, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley had said that North Korea is "begging for war" with abusive use of missiles and nuclear threats. The d...


Hurricane Jose moving in Atlantic, expected to shift away from Puerto Rico

HURRICANE Jose was classed as a Category 4 storm and described as "extremely dangerous" as it followed in the path of the ruinous Irma. There is the indicatio...


N+1 Singer Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for N Brown Group plc (BWNG)

Beazley PLC had 120 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The Connecticut-based Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc has invested 0.2% in th...


DPM: Rights activist Suu Kyi should take a stand

The report calls for freedom of movement, for communal participation and representation, for a comprehensive strategy for the closure of internally displace...


President Hamid reaches Kazakhstan to attend OIC summit on science and technology

The Kingdom sees that achieving advancement in the fields of knowledge, applied science and technology is based on four main pillars - first is developing educa...


Sending dreamers back would be "unconscionable": Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain

He said China was not doing enough to curtail its support of North Korea and that the United States should use economic leverage to influence Beijing. The Trum...


Local man stuck in Turks & Caicos

Another problem for Chamberlain and Loren is Hurricane Jose , a Category 4 storm with winds up to 150 miles per hour that is now east of the Lesser Antilles is...


TCU Horned Frogs at Arkansas Razorbacks Start Time, College Football Odds

The game is scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. start time and it will be televised nationally on CBS. The youngest starter, true sophomore defensive end McTelvin "So...


Indiana National Guard Headed to Florida to Assist Hurricane Irma Response

Hurricane Irma , a monster storm packing winds up to 150 miles per hour, was hovering this week over Caribbean islands as Florida National Guard members began...


South Korea braces for possible weekend missile test from the North

Seonju residents and activists have raised worries over rumored health hazards and the possibility of being targeted in North Korean attacks. Dozens of people...


Dominant Defense Leads #3 Clemson To 14-6 Win Over #13 Auburn

Auburn PK Daniel Carlson is the school's all-time scoring leader with 371 points and holds 12 Auburn kicking records. The defense overshadowed an impressiv...


Sean Spicer Selects Jimmy Kimmel For His Late-Night Debut

After Trump dismissed him, Comey said the president had asked him to drop at least part of his investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...


LCBO to manage cannibis sales in separate chain of stores

Alcohol and cannabis will not be sold alongside each other. Still, Ontario's decision not to include the private sector in its plans raises questions about th...


EU Irked By British Position On Irish Border And Brexit Bill

In a statement the Government has welcomed the paper. Theresa May and David Davis have been pushing for talks to progress on to a post-Brexit trade deal, an...


Ready-to-use home-made explosives found in Paris suburb

TATP, an unstable explosive, has been used by militants in several attacks in western Europe in recent years, including Manchester in May, Brussels in 2016 ...


Senate committee to interview Trump Jr. behind closed doors

Democrats and Republicans on the Judiciary Committee remain divided on the next steps in the investigation, with Democrats clamoring to bring the younger Mr. "I...


Hurricane Katia likely to intensify by landfall in Mexico: NHC

National Hurricane Center in Miami . Earlier: Emergency attempts to reach Caribbean island communities devastated by Hurricane Irma could be affected by...


Ankara's Collapsing EU Membership Bid: Merkel Critical of Erdogan's Turkey

Editor's Remarks: Christian Democrat (CDU) leader, and Chancellor, Angela Merkel showed her talent for absorbing political attacks by agreeing with Social De...


Amit Shah says will move court for party programmes in West Bengal

Amit Shah began a three-day visit to Odisha from Wednesday as part of his 110-day nationwide tour to strengthen the party in the states. Reiterating his clai...


Haley Debuts Trump's Case for Ending Iran Nuke Deal

He was reportedly reluctant to do so but yielded to the need for the administration to complete its comprehensive interagency policy review. Three months later,...


Minnesotans Feel Impact Of Harvey At The Pump

The closing of East Texas refineries and shipping routes turning impassable during Harvey's hit created a supply drop reflected in pump prices. But they could b...


GOP leaders 'visibly annoyed' when Ivanka Trump crashes Oval Office meeting

Now that Dems have a new debt-ceiling fight coming, Schumer could hold out for a DREAM bill as part of it - and Trump , who's sympathetic to DREAMers , coul...