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by | August 30, 2017 | 01:48

North Korea fired an intermediate-range ballistic missile from its capital Pyongyang, resuming provocations despite warnings from South Korea , the USA and the worldwide community. The prime minister is due to arrive in Japan on Wednesday, where she will meet her Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe . "North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) determined the missile launch from North Korea did not pose a threat to North America".

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:46

Brazoria County officials confirmed the levee has breached in the Columbia Lakes area of their County, along the Brazos River. Brazoria County is located about 50 miles south of Houston, which has taken a brunt of the flooding damage. city. Officials say that so far, over 3,500 people have been rescued. The facility was already filled beyond capacity. In Houston, the largest shelter at the convention center has a capacity of 5,000 people, but as of Tuesday morning, it was housing more than ...

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:46

District Court judge Jed Rakoff . "Negligence this may be; but defamation of a public figure it plainly is not", the judge wrote in dismissing Palin's defamation case with prejudice, which bars her from refiling the case in his court. James Bennet, the editor of the New York Times editorial board, testified at a hearing earlier this month he did not look at the map or extensively review the Times' coverage of the 2011 shooting while editing the article.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:41

The Palestinians seek all of the West Bank as part of a future independent state. US President Donald Trump has said he wants to reach the "ultimate deal", but has not himself spoke out in favor of the two-state solution, saying he could support whatever solution "both parties like", breaking with decades of US support for Palestinian statehood.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:40

The amount of things that are going wrong, it does come back to Arsene Wenger's door. "He is literally a hermit to the game". After what I rate the worst display any Arsenal team has ever dished up, the conclusion is obvious. During Vieira's spell at Arsenal , the Gunners were renowned for their free-flowing football but also for the hard, uncompromising edge they brought onto the pitch.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:37

On his first visit to Israel since taking office at the beginning of this year, the Secretary-General met with Prime Minister Netanyahu and other Israeli leaders in Jerusalem. Greenblatt was part of a USA delegation last week including Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner that held talks with Netanyahu and Abbas. Hamdallah called on the administration of U.S.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:32

And he lost in a fairly close election. Racist Joe Arpaio , whose racist feelings have been so hurt by the media calling his racist actions racist that he's asking that we not call him a racist anymore. Then you have unsafe criminals. In reality, Arpaio presided over a brutal "Tent City" jail that he described as a "concentration camp" and that confined people in inhumane, deadly conditions .

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:33

Tories accused Labour of "a weak attempt to kick the can down the road", but Jeremy Corbyn said Govern ****ment "confusion" had left Mr Davis "in danger of wandering into a cliff-edge Brexit " in the Brussels talks. Two more rounds are scheduled before the October summit. "We have to have a methodology sufficiently detailed so that commitments made to various beneficiaries of the European Union budget will be honoured", one of the European Union officials said.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:33

With debate over the refugee crisis looming large in Germany's election debate, Dr Merkel denied hardening her refugee line for party political purposes. The anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party has gained considerable strength in the a year ago and could get 10% of the vote in the election on September 24.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:30

President Donald Trump's tweet saying he may have to terminate NAFTA after both Canada and Mexico were "being very hard". "I think we'll end up probably terminating NAFTA at some point". As Sen. John Cornyn stated: "NAFTA has been a major economic driver for Texas , but there's still a need to modernize this agreement to reflect the diversity of today's economy".

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:28

I feel quite well coming into this Open . The honest Nadal cracked a smile. "I know you want to hear the other way, that I would love to play with him. "Hopefully it will be a night session", he said. Zverev, who beat Federer in the Montreal final, could become the second-youngest US Open champion in the Open Era (since 1967) after 19-year-old Pete Sampras in 1990.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:37

San Francisco has emergency response plan in case of nuclear attack Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said Saturday that that the projectiles were fired from an area from the North's eastern coast and flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles). Western journalists are not normally allowed into North Korea when US-South Korean war games are underway. The principle ensures that the military remains North Korea's highest political priority.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:32

He told detectives he got out of his vehicle when a black man in his mid-20s wearing a green shirt and blue trousers came up to him and asked, " Are you one of them neo-Nazi? " before trying to stab him with a small knife. Witt was booked and released for filing a false police report. Everyone from " Inside Edition " to Infowars ran with it, but police in Sheridan, Colorado, say the whole thing is fake news.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:34

Neither Japan nor South Korea confirmed the U.S. military's description of the weapons fired by North Korea as "ballistic missiles". The only problem is that North Korea might be risking more of their own lives than their enemies' because they keep shooting off failed missiles.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:37

The America deployed MV-22 Ospreys and SH-60 Seahawk helicopters to assist with the search as well as divers to search flooded compartments of the ship. McCain is the second Seventh Fleet ship to collide with another vessel this summer and the fourth since January. Since the incident the McCain - which is named for the father and grandfather of U.S.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:36

In response to North Korea's expanding nuclear weapons program, South Korea has been moving to strengthen its own capabilities, planning talks with the United States on raising the warhead limits on its missiles and taking steps to place additional launchers to a US anti-missile defense system in the country's southeast.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:35

The gas - which caused irritation to people's eyes and throats, as well as breathing problems - appears to have dissipated. Numerous witnesses at the scene reported a strong smell of chlorine in the air, but Sussex Police said the source of the "unknown haze" is not yet known.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:32

President Donald Trump said on Monday he hoped a government shutdown would not be necessary over his demand that the U.S. Congress fund his proposed wall along the southern border with Mexico. president told a White House press conference. "The ministry's statement ended with a show of sympathy towards Texas' battle with Hurricane Harvey and an offer to provide assistance with disaster relief".

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:30

The former first lady and losing candidate in last year's presidential election is coming to New Jersey - but getting a ticket to see her is proving to be tough. In the US, she will sell seats for much less, with some tickets in Broward, Florida, going for between $50 and $350. "Now I'm letting my guard down", Clinton says on her book tour website .

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:29

But in 1997, the program was expanded to include all local law enforcement operations, including counterterrorism. Then-President Barack Obama placed restrictions on the transfer of military equipment to local police in 2015. Those items could only be used after agencies complied with certain conditions, such as logging their use. "And I will continue to fight for our civil liberties and criminal justice reform", he said in a series of tweets Monday.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:28

Singh had been sentenced to 10 years in prison for each of the rape convictions, but that the terms would be served concurrently. Ram Rahim faces a minimum of seven years of jail but usually, actual spent time is half the given sentence. However, curfew was withdrawn on Saturday in Panchkula, adjoining Chandigarh , which saw the maximum violence on Friday. Haryana, Punjab and parts of Uttar Pradesh were under a thick security cover on Monday to prevent any repeat of the mayhem that ...

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:29

Senator John McCain slammed President Donald Trump's order banning banning transgender people from entering the military. And we are on the side of every single transgender service member and those who want to serve. Trump issued a memorandum on Friday afternoon ordering a reversal of Obama administration rules that had started to let transgender people to serve openly in the military.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:25

YSRCP has been successfully ousted from the competition at Nandyal bye elections. Jagan was upset over YSRCP MLA from Nandyal , Bhuma Nagi Reddy's defecting to TDP last February. YSRCP admitted Chandra Mohan Reddy, 57, into the party because he won from Nandyala twice in 2004 and 2009. Nandyal Bypoll Election Results after 13 Rounds TDP in Majority.The result of Nandyal Assembly soon.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:25

During these communications, we are able to express our views and convey our concern and interest, ' Foreign ministry said in a statement . ■ ECNS: " China and India have agreed to end the standoff in the Donglang area of both countries' border , China's Foreign Ministry confirmed on Monday".

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:24

The by poll was necessitated because of the sudden death of sitting MLA Bhuma Nagi Reddy . A large LED screen was set up in front of the counting centre to tell the majority of the rounds. He even accused the ruling party of instilling fear among the people of Nandyal . There is much anxiety about the Nandyal election results among the party members.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:21

Till now, he did not hold an assembly seat, however, according to the Constitution, it is mandatory for any chief minister to hold an assembly seat within 6 months of assuming the office. He made the remarks while addressing a press conference here after his win against his main rival Girish Chodankar of the Congress by a margin of 4,803 votes.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:40

A Beaumont woman is among thousands of cruise ship passengers held hostage at sea thanks to Hurricane Harvey . There are four different cruise ships that were headed to Galveston now stuck out on the water. Royal Caribbean International's Liberty of the Seas is being diverted to Miami, and the cruise that was scheduled to sail from Galveston on Sunday has been canceled.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:38

He limited the Rays to three runs in 6 1/3 innings and struck out six, matching his best total since June 7. STATS also said it was the 16th time the Mariners made at least five errors in a game. Starlin Castro had four hits and scored twice. The Vanderbilt product saw plenty of the Mariners from his time in Oakland and is 4-2 with a 2.86 ERA in 10 career meetings.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:24

In Civic Center Park in Berkeley, over 4,000 counter-protesters easily have outnumbered the few Trump supporters who showed up, while police have heightened security, checking bags as counter-protesters arrive. Saturday morning began with the SFPD closing down Alamo Square Park and shutting down streets within a two-block radius, all after Patriot Prayer organizer Joey Gibson had announced Friday that he would be having an afternoon press conference there in place of a canceled rally at ...

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:23

The CBP said the group consisted of 23 Chinese - 21 men and two women and seven Mexican nationals, four of them men. Several immigrants ran back to the border and went into the 328-foot tunnel, according to reports from the scene. Olmos said CBP agents would stay in the area as long as needed to aid in the investigation. Which makes sense. Mexico says it doesn't have the money to fill in the tunnels it finds, so the country just seals the entrances , leaving the rest intact.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:20

The centers will be open from 2 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 27, and from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28, and Tuesday, Aug. 29. The heat wave will also bring warm overnight temperatures, the statement said, adding there is a potential for "significant heat impacts across much of southwest California" for residents without air conditioning.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:16

RJD chief Lalu Yadav, who has already claimed that his rally will ensure the ouster of BJP-led NDA welcomed rebel JD (U ) leader Sharad Yadav by publicly embracing him. Meanwhile, The BJP on Sunday made a scathing attack on the RJD for working overtime for the Aug 27 rally instead of serving the flood-hit people of Bihar.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:19

North Korea has conducted two nuclear tests and dozens of missile tests since the beginning of a year ago, significantly raising tension on the heavily militarised Korean peninsula and in defiance of U.N. North Korea fired several short-range projectiles into the sea off its east coast early on Saturday from its eastern Kangwon province, South Korea's military said.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:16

Dickinson emergency management coordinator David Popoff tells the Galveston County Daily News that rescues in the area are ongoing. He told CNN the county has received more than 1,000 requests for evacuation and rescue. "It's never even flooded past the sidewalk,"Kimberly McIntosh told the Daily News ". "They [were] waiting for helicopters or the National Guard". His tweets caught the attention thousands on social media and the national guard was notified of the nursing home's situation.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:15

Dockens' photo quickly went viral, with many saying the dog's resourcefulness was a Texan trait. The best part, as the Houston Chronicle explains, is that Otis is now safe and sound. Otis was brought back to safety before his owner returned. "LOL #refugee", she posted on Facebook . One commenter said the German shepherd had to be a Texas dog because he could survive all by himself without any help.