by | September 23, 2017 | 07:00

Hours later, Kim branded Trump as "deranged" and warned that he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks. He described the president as "a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire", and characterised Mr Trump's speech to the world body on Tuesday as "mentally deranged behaviour".

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:56

DeKalb schools and offices will also remain open on Election Day on November 7, according to the release. Palmetto Ridge High School Principal, Jon Bremseth, said, "It'll be a good thing for the community, good thing for the kids, and a good thing for our staff to get back to a normal routine".

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:53

Last week, North Korea launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile that traveled 2,300 miles and passed over the Japanese island of Hokkaido before landing in the northern Pacific. On Monday, nearly a dozen U.S., Japanese and South Korean warplanes armed with live weapons flew over the Korean Peninsula in what the U.S. military is describing as a "sequenced bilateral show of force" in response to North Korea's latest missile launch.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:50

China's Big Four state-owned banks have stopped providing financial services to new North Korean clients, Reuters reported last week, with some measures beginning as early as the end of past year. The only sensible comments in the present Korean crisis appear to be coming from Russian President Vladimir Putin, who said: "We should not succumb to emotions and drive North Korea into a corner".

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:29

A tropical storm warning was in effect Thursday morning for Woods Hole to Sagamore Beach, including Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, all in MA, and Block Island, R.I. 11 a.m. Wednesday: Connecticut is back in the possible path of Tropical Storm Jose , but the only expected impact here is breezy, sunny and warm weather by the weekend.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:26

Strange, who in January was appointed by then-Gov. President Trump pledged to support the victor of Alabama's GOP Senate primary run off on Friday, saying both candidates are good men. Senate. Before the Great America rally, the candidates will face off in an unusual debate without a moderator or specific questions. "Alabama is sooo lucky to have a candidate like "Big" Luther Strange ".

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:07

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. The new sanctions gave the Trump Administration the power to penalize individual companies and institutions that trade with and finance North Korea.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:05

That effect is typically stronger when the projected outcome, as in the case of the German election, is a foregone conclusion. But on the campaign trail the chancellor has been heckled by supporters of the far-right who chanted "Merkel must go".

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:03

The children were from 10 to 11 years old and were from the Girls and Boys Club of Greater Washington , CBS News noted . She explained the importance of healthy eating with the children and stressed the importance of eating lots of vegetables and fruits.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:00

Deah Barakat was a second-year dental student at the University of North Carolina. 'Numbness. Confusion. Shock. Disbelief. 'How many more beloved family members will I lose to hatred and violence?' Her daughter was a journalist working for the opposition's Orient News.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:48

No tsunami warnings were issued for the coast, according to the National Weather Service. It was centered about 126 miles off the coast of Ferndale. Following initial reports of two earthquakes, the USGS is now reporting just one occurred on Friday afternoon, a magnitude 5.7.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:41

Provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos' "Free Speech Week", which is created to test UC Berkeley's mettle against left-wing antifa protesters, will also feature a film titled "America Under Siege: Antifa". "I think the law is pretty clear, at least to the extent that hate speech is not considered, by itself, to be unprotected under the First Amendment", Russell told Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson in February.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:18

While this type of talk is consistent with Trump's effort to paint himself as a tough guy, it only reaffirms the reality that he admires the tactics of authoritarian figures like Kim Jong-un. The French leader agreed that North Korea's nuclear development programme was both risky and unacceptable but he added diplomatic pressure, not threats like Mr Trump's vow to "totally destroy" Pyongyang, was the best solution.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:12

A man was fatally shot by a police officer Friday after a struggle outside of a California convenience store that was captured on a bystander's video. The man was pronounced dead after he was transported to a local hospital. His identity has not been released. It's unclear if he was armed during the incident.

by | September 23, 2017 | 05:10

The jogger has been crapping on people's lawns while out on her runs (LOL), and now authorities are trying to find out who she is before she poops again. It's a pretty shitty situation, but Charmin, the toilet paper company, has taken it up themselves to become " a small part of wiping away this mess ".

by | September 23, 2017 | 04:33

And in the way he does so well, Sanders reminds us that no progressive view of the world can tolerate the massive wealth inequality both here and around the world. Once and possibly future presidential candidate Sen. Will Moreland, an associate fellow in the foreign policy program at the Brookings Institute, said that the vision Sanders offered was an "incomplete vision in many ways".

by | September 23, 2017 | 04:13

The Democrat announced Thursday that he'll travel to Puerto Rico with NY state emergency response officials to help recovery efforts on the island ravaged by Hurricane Maria. Eventually, the family were located more than 50 miles from their original location, near the island of Vieques. Jan Elliott says her son, Capt.

by | September 23, 2017 | 04:11

Several buildings in Mexico City were severely damaged and thousands of people were seen fleding from the office buildings. Delta Vacations vice president of product development Elizabeth Moriarty said that Mexico City customers were safe and added that there has been minimal impact to the packager's Mexico City inventory.

by | September 23, 2017 | 03:24

A 93-year-old man died Tuesday, and two 94-year-old women died Wednesday and Thursday. Crews from Ameren Missouri are headed home after spending 10 days in Florida to restore power to residents impacted by Hurricane Irma. Florida Power and Light reported that all but 300 customers remain without power in Lee County, while Collier, which took the brunt of the storm , has 240 customers in the dark.

by | September 23, 2017 | 03:17

The TCU Horned Frogs look for a statement victory in their second road game of the season. The victory marked TCU's third consecutive double-digit victory, including a 28-7 win over Arkansas in week two. For the Cowboys' top players, the fourth quarter has been Coaches Decision - No Need To Participate. They held the Panthers to just 103 yards on the ground and 391 yards overall.

by | September 23, 2017 | 02:19

It doesn't work, and instead we get a second helping of Cantone's unfiltered, next-level jabs. So he's entitled to his opinion. "Don't make me slap you in front of company". After one of The View co-hosts connected Bannon to white nationalism, Scaramucci said: "Is he a white nationalist? I don't agree with everything that he says".

by | September 23, 2017 | 02:16

The statement came shortly after the country's delegation arrived in NY for the UN General Assembly . Beijing's appeal came as a war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un escalated , with the young North Korean leader calling the 71-year-old American president a "mentally deranged USA dotard ".

by | September 23, 2017 | 02:19

The official declined to speak on the record because of the sensitivity of the issue. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on all nations to take fresh measures against North Korea after the increasingly belligerent state launched another missile over Japan last Friday, the second weapons test in three weeks.

by | September 23, 2017 | 02:13

In May, Moody's Investors Service on also downgraded China's credit rating for the first time in almost 30 years, the service warned that the only way for China to achieve high growth is using government-led stimulus. S&P announced the change Thursday, citing rising debt it said increased financial risk. The demotion follows a similar move by Moody's Investors Service in May.

by | September 23, 2017 | 02:11

On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho told reporters Pyongyang might now consider detonating a hydrogen bomb outside its territory. Beyond his pox-on-your-both-your-houses approach to the United States and North Korea, Lavrov underscored one of the biggest risks of Trump's tough rhetoric this week, which has included open denunciations of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:29

Holly Bobo, 20, was abducted outside her parents' rural Tennessee home in April 2011, raped and murdered, authorities said. "When you dig down deep into what the government says and what the facts really are, you'll see that their story is absolutely full of holes", she said, adding, "Zachary Rye Adams is 100 percent innocent of these charges that he is facing in this case".

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:27

There's a big difference between a direct hit from a Category Five hurricane like Maria and a glancing blow from a smaller storm. Maria is moving away from Puerto Rico, weakening to a category two storm. Video footage shot by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency shows large swaths of the island suffered heavy damage, with roofs missing and debris scattered for hundreds of yards.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:17

In addition to Trump and Haley, Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, the president's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner and his National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn, are all expected to attend events in NY next week.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:14

Numerous sporting organisations - including the Australian Rugby Union, the National Rugby League, Cricket Australia and Football Federation Australia - have also declared their support for a "yes" vote in the Australian Bureau of Statistics postal survey.

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:45

As he opened a meeting with Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas, Mr Trump said: "We are looking seriously at peace and maybe ultimately peace for the whole of the Middle East, and I think we have a pretty good shot, maybe the best shot ever".

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:41

Gear, the co-founder of Virginia Beach's Island Dog Rescue , grew up in the islands. Originally, she planned to fly groups of 20 animals gathered from St. "I did it because it had to be done", Gear told The Virginian-Pilot. The medical team is scheduled to be in the Virgin Islands for a month. "The teams are prepared, if necessary, to parachute into the fields with chainsaws so they can remove fallen trees and other obstacles, allowing the C-130 aircraft that brought them to land safely ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:40

He says the hackers were unable to find any vulnerability in the state system and "weren't able to get any kind of intrusion into anything". When asked by The Seattle Times in June whether Washington state was targeted in any way, Erich Ebel, a spokesman for the office, said, "We have no confirmed reports of our system being compromised and we don't expect any".

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:40

The US president called the global deal that ended Iran's nuclear weapons programme an "embarassment" and said the US could not allow the "murderous regime" in Tehran to use it as cover to "construct a nuclear programme". Moreover, the USA leader said Palestinians and Israelis equally aspired to a deal - a posture Netanyahu has dismissed repeatedly, saying the Palestinians are not ready for peace.

by | September 23, 2017 | 00:26

Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and his plan to repeal Obamacare . The Graham-Cassidy bill , considered to be Republican's last-ditch attempt to follow through with an nearly seven-year campaign promise to end Obamacare, was spearheaded by a close friend of McCain's, Sen.

by | September 22, 2017 | 22:22

Tensions between the United States and North Korea have ratcheted up after the sixth and most powerful nuclear test conducted by Pyongyang on September 3 prompted the United Nations Security Council to impose further sanctions last week. Security Council sanctions resolutions on North Korea, the official said. Lavrov also tied the situation in North Korea to threats by the United States to pull out of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, saying withdrawal "would send the wrong message" to Pyongyang.