Hurricane Maria's path: Track the storm here

Both the British and US Virgin Islands are also preparing for impact, while also still reeling from the impact of Hurricane Irma . The island is one of many that was battered earlier this month by Hurricane Irma . update Monday. Hurrica... More..

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Hurricane Maria Takes Aim at Puerto Rico
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hurricane Maria Takes Aim at Puerto Rico

As Hurricane Jose passes to the islands west this morning the Caribbean is bracing itself for yet another major weather system to steamroller through the region. Hurricane Maria has nearly doubled in stren...More..

Angry Dreamers Run Nancy Pelosi Out of DACA Press Conference
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Angry Dreamers Run Nancy Pelosi Out of DACA Press Conference

But she barely got a few words in edgewise as they continued their call-and-response chants. "Democrats created an out-of-control deportation machine", the protesters yelled. At Monday's press conference, Pel...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Spain expels North Korean ambassador

The ministry added on its Spanish account that the ambassador has until the end of the month to leave the country. North Korea's sitting ambassador to the country Pak Chun II, was already blacklisted by the Uni...More..

Decision to reopen keys after Irma was hard
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Decision to reopen keys after Irma was hard

The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation on Monday released preliminary claims data that shows that more than 335,000 claims have already filed since the storm ripped across the state. Florida Commissioner ...More..

Missing man found decomposed eight months later dead in airport vehicle park
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Missing man found decomposed eight months later dead in airport vehicle park

The rotting body of a man who had been missing for eight months has been discovered in his pickup truck at a auto park near Kansas City global airport . Pictured missing Kansas man, Randy Potter wh...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

UN Security Council condemns N.Korea over missile launch

In the latest attempt to deal with an issue that has repeatedly frustrated world powers, the UN Security Council condemned the "highly provocative" missile launch by North Korea. "To be clear, we seek a peace...More..

BART Seeks Public's Help In Threatening Note Robbery Incident
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

BART Seeks Public's Help In Threatening Note Robbery Incident

The New York Post reports Julie Dragland was on her way home to Dublin in OH on Saturday and boarded a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train in Daly City when a person sat behind her and handed her the threat...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jose passing off NC coast, while Maria menaces storm-weary Caribbean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Hurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 4 storm on Monday as it barreled toward a potentially devastating collision with islands in the eastern Caribbean . A third storm, Lee...More..

Sean Spicer Says He Regrets Berating Reporters Over Inauguration Crowds
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Sean Spicer Says He Regrets Berating Reporters Over Inauguration Crowds

While it was obvious from the reactions caught on camera that Spicer's entrance to the Emmys caught everyone off guard, the responses were mixed, with some celebrating Spicer's apparent turn against his old b...More..

Trump And Seoul Talk 'Rocket Man,' Vowing More Pressure On North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Trump And Seoul Talk 'Rocket Man,' Vowing More Pressure On North Korea

They trained together with four South Korean F-15K fighter jets and returned to their bases in Japan and Guam, respectively, added the source. The new launch - Pyongyang's fifteenth missile test this year and...More..

PM Abbasi arrives in NY for UNGA
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

PM Abbasi arrives in NY for UNGA

While appreciating the long association of General Electric with Pakistan, the prime minister said that Pakistan has been benefitting immensely from the expertise of the company. On the sidelines of the General...More..

United States and South Korea agree to 'stronger' sanctions against North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

United States and South Korea agree to 'stronger' sanctions against North Korea

The two unanimous U.N. Security Council votes for sanctions in recent weeks have marked a new level of alarm from those allies, as well as Moscow and Beijing. The United States often sends powerful military air...More..

Hurricane Maria intensifies, now a Category 3 hurricane following in Irma's path
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hurricane Maria intensifies, now a Category 3 hurricane following in Irma's path

Officials and islanders were also bracing in Puerto Rico , which did not take a direct hit from Irma but still saw blackouts across much of the territory. Its first landfall is expected around 8 p.m. ET in t...More..

Microsoft email services back up after outage
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Microsoft email services back up after outage

No other major Microsoft online services appeared to be affected. Microsoft has tweeted that it is "restoring service" but does not "have an estimated time of recovery yet". In a post on its Service Health...More..

Jet fuel rationing at Auckland to last nearly two weeks
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Jet fuel rationing at Auckland to last nearly two weeks

Air NZ also announced that it is cancelling another nine worldwide flights to Australia, the Pacific and Vietnam, all of which were due to take off on Wednesday. Almost 30 flights have been cancelled at Aucklan...More..

More sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme - North Korean leader
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

More sanctions will accelerate nuclear programme - North Korean leader

The UN speeches by North Korea's chief delegates have so far focused on defending Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs and have been peppered with criticism against the United States. The chairman of the U....More..

Emmy Awards: List of winners
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Emmy Awards: List of winners

Waithe made Emmy's history last night when she became the first black woman to win for comedy writing, for her work in the "Thanksgiving" episode of Master of None . She also advised winners to avoid say...More..

Selena parties after kidney transplant
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Selena parties after kidney transplant

Nick, who dated Selena from 2008 to 2010, was asked if he knew about the surgery during an interview on SiriusXM's Hits 1 radio show, and admitted he had been in the dark until the singer announced it on so...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Boris Johnson Slammed for Claiming Brexit Will Help UK Save $475M Weekly

The foreign secretary was accused of " backseat driving " by a fellow minister over his demand for a clean break with the EU. Speculation has been mounting she will use her Florence speech to offer to pay ten...More..

Colin Kaepernick, unsigned, wins NFL Players Association MVP
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Colin Kaepernick, unsigned, wins NFL Players Association MVP

The NFL Players Association, will also donate $10,000 to either Kaepernick's foundation or to a charity he selects. A week ago, Brady told WEEI he's "never really had a conversation" with Kaepernick, before...More..

Same Sex Marriage Opponents Launch 'No' Campaign In Sydney
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Same Sex Marriage Opponents Launch 'No' Campaign In Sydney

Using just a torch, the user showed that when light is held against the envelope, it is disturbingly easy to read the vote that is contained inside, leading to fears that anyone with access could simply remove ...More..

North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans

This comes after North Korea fired its latest missile over Japan on Friday. Ambassador Kim Hyok Chol began working in Spain in 2014, prior to which he was working in the Sudan and Ethopia. During a trip to La...More..

Public Health Investigates Suspected Hepatitis A Case
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Public Health Investigates Suspected Hepatitis A Case

We encourage anyone who has not had the hepatitis A vaccine and those who may have been exposed to contact their health care provider." the region's public health officer Wilma Wooten declared. Thus, on Frida...More..

Hurricane Irma victims need your help
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hurricane Irma victims need your help

Miami-Dade County hoped to resume operations Monday. "I would take a snow storm over this any day", she said. The insurance industry avoided extreme losses from Irma and estimates of total potential los...More..

Louis protests: More than 80 arrested on 3rd night of unrest
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Louis protests: More than 80 arrested on 3rd night of unrest

Louis after the acquittal of a police officer who had been facing a charge of first-degree murder . On Saturday, protesters gathered at a park and then marched through two St Louis shopping malls, ch...More..

DACA recipients, advocates, legal experts pushing for clean passage of DREAM Act
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

DACA recipients, advocates, legal experts pushing for clean passage of DREAM Act

OU students and faculty members gathered in solidarity and sharing for students affected by DACA before a crowd of more than 100 at a "Support the Dream" rally September 15 on the South Oval. Louisiana had less...More..

President Trump seeks deal with United Nations on North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

President Trump seeks deal with United Nations on North Korea

The White House says President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have discussed North Korea's continued nuclear weapons and ballistic missile tests . Trump will be in New York City for portions...More..

Pelosi defends Dream Act, deal with Trump at Sacramento event
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Pelosi defends Dream Act, deal with Trump at Sacramento event

Protesters accused Pelosi and other democrats of deporting undocumented immigrants, asking for protection for 11 million undocumented immigrants across the country. "You've had your say, and it's attractive mus...More..

Vettel, Raikkonen and Verstappen escape punishment after Singapore crash
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Vettel, Raikkonen and Verstappen escape punishment after Singapore crash

Raikkonen had made a storming start from fourth, Vettel a less impressive one from pole position while Verstappen went for the middle ground and was caught in a Ferrari sandwich as they converged. Carlos Sa...More..