Maria Becomes a Hurricane

Jose has been churning in the Atlantic for almost a week and has yet to make landfall, but the storm is expected to bring unsafe surf and heavy rain to Atlantic coastal areas. Late Sunday , the Category 1 hurricane was about 305 miles (490 kilomete... More..

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Interior Chief Urges Shrinking Four National Monuments In West
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Interior Chief Urges Shrinking Four National Monuments In West

The memo was short on specifics. Zinke recommended TEN land and sea monuments be stripped of critical protections. The document mentions allowing more "hunting and fishing rights", and earlier in the me...More..

Sensex trading flat; Fed policy statement eyed
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Sensex trading flat; Fed policy statement eyed

Reflecting the bullish mood, the NSE Bank Nifty breached the 25,000 mark to hit all-time high of 25,105.35. At 12.30 p.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded at 10,144.95 points - f...More..

Video shows moment before U.S. college campus police kill student
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Video shows moment before U.S. college campus police kill student

The protests come after police over the weekend shot and killed Schultz, a 21-year-old student. In a statement which misgendered Schultz and misspelt their name, Georgia Tech Police Department said it "rece...More..

Suu Kyi tries to deceive worldwide community: Rohingya leader tells bdnews24.com
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Suu Kyi tries to deceive worldwide community: Rohingya leader tells bdnews24.com

Suu Kyi said the violence is just one of many complexities her nascent democracy faces, likening it to a sick person who needs to be treated for multiple ailments. "Hate and fear are the main scourges of our wo...More..

Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card'
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Arsene Wenger: 'David Luiz deserved red card'

And David Luiz saw red for a high challenge on Sead Kolasinac with three minutes remaining, marking the third straight match Chelsea have had a player sent off against Arsenal and rounding off a poor perf...More..

by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Aguero hat-trick leads City rout of Watford

And Sergio Aguero was City's goal hero - yet again. Striker Aguero now has five goals in three games and has moved to within two goals of becoming City's all-time record goal scorer. I am learning a lot f...More..

Record number of terrorism arrests made in United Kingdom in past year
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Record number of terrorism arrests made in United Kingdom in past year

In 12 months leading to March 2016 terrorism related arrests were up by 18 per cent to 304, and was the high number in any financial year since data collection started in September 2001, after the 9/11 attacks ...More..

United Kingdom has 'duty' to Hurricane Irma-hit islands
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

United Kingdom has 'duty' to Hurricane Irma-hit islands

Additional UK government staff are on standby to provide assistance once the hurricane has passed. Sir Alan told the Commons that 997 members of the armed forces had been dispatched, along with 47 police offi...More..

SC lifts firecracker ban for Diwali
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

SC lifts firecracker ban for Diwali

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said the Delhi government was being "lethargic" about taking proactive steps to counter air pollution. Putting a ceiling of 5,000 ton on the sale of explosives in Delhi, the court...More..

Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express derails, no injuries
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express derails, no injuries

Earlier today, Rajdhani Express derailed in Delhi and Shaktipunj Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh (UP). Neeraj Sharma, Railway Spokesman informed that the derailment took place at around 1140 AM and all pa...More..

Skipper backs Roland-Jones at home
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Skipper backs Roland-Jones at home

Mark Stoneman was caught behind for one off Kemar Roach before fellow left-handed opener Alastair Cook (10) fell in similar fashion. The worldwide fixture list announced by the England and Wales Cricket ...More..

Syria has been using chemical weapons for 5 years. Here's a timeline
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Syria has been using chemical weapons for 5 years. Here's a timeline

His apologists can try to wiggle away from Obama's culpability, but the fact of the matter is that Obama made the decision not to take out Syria's chemical weapons supply and then made a ridiculous deal with ...More..

Walter Becker, guitarist and co-writer for Steely Dan, dead at 67
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Walter Becker, guitarist and co-writer for Steely Dan, dead at 67

Becker missed Steely Dan's Classic East and West concerts in July as he recovered from an unspecified ailment, Rolling Stone reports . Becker and Fagen formed a band in college that included Chevy Chase ...More..

FDA Approves First 'Living Drug' for Childhood Leukemia
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

FDA Approves First 'Living Drug' for Childhood Leukemia

Novartis and other companies have been racing to develop gene therapies for other types of cancers, and experts expect more approvals in the near future. "I'm going to predict this technology will spread to ...More..

India vs Sri Lanka 4th ODI Live Cricket Score, Toss & Playing 11
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

India vs Sri Lanka 4th ODI Live Cricket Score, Toss & Playing 11

This is the largest defeat at home for Sri Lanka in ODIs (in terms of runs). Thakur, who became the 218th player to represent India in ODIs, returned figures of 1 for 26 from seven overs. Dhoni fell short o...More..

Clark County woman diagnosed with West Nile
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Clark County woman diagnosed with West Nile

People 50 and older are more susceptible to severe WNV disease symptoms. According to the CDC, the West Nile virus is an arthropod-borne virus most commonly spread by infected mosquitoes. A person bitten by a...More..

Here's What Theresa May Thinks China Should Do Regarding North Korea Crisis
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Here's What Theresa May Thinks China Should Do Regarding North Korea Crisis

Britain "will be working with our worldwide partners, as we have done previously, but we will be re-doubling our efforts with our global partners to put pressure on North Korea to stop these illegal activities"...More..

AAP wins Bawana bypoll in boost for Kejriwal , setback for BJP
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

AAP wins Bawana bypoll in boost for Kejriwal , setback for BJP

The vote share of both AAP and BJP came down - the BJP had got 31.40 per cent votes in 2015, while the AAP had polled 57.9 per cent. While supporters of the saffron party would not want too much to be read in...More..

Blunt boards Air Force One with President Trump
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Blunt boards Air Force One with President Trump

He is not expected to give a detailed speech on specifics, but rather rally momentum for a post Labor Day tax reform effort focused on simplifying the tax code and lowering rates. "We must, we have no choic...More..

Dera chief gets 20-year rigorous imprisonment
by | Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Dera chief gets 20-year rigorous imprisonment

Ram Rahim Singh's followers turned violent and 38 people were killed after his conviction on Friday. The decision was taken after no violence was reported in the area, officials said. A curfew was also in pla...More..

Tropical Storm Watch issued for coastal SC, NC counties
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Tropical Storm Watch issued for coastal SC, NC counties

The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm watch for parts of North and South Carolina's coasts. Flood advisories remain in effect for much of the greater Tampa area. Six- to 10-foot swells fro...More..

US Military Black Hawk chopper crashes in Yemen killing one
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

US Military Black Hawk chopper crashes in Yemen killing one

Joseph Votel, who oversees the USA military throughout the Middle East. CENTCOM didn't provide the identities of any of the service members involved, nor any details concerning why the accident happened. Ce...More..

Saudi coalition attacks kill many children in Yemen
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

Saudi coalition attacks kill many children in Yemen

The United Nations has worked to avert attacks on Hodeidah port, where around 80 percent of Yemen's food imports arrive. On July 27, the Saudi-led coalition's air defense forces shot down a ballistic miss...More..

South Korean President 'Confident' Of No War With North
by | Saturday, August 19, 2017

South Korean President 'Confident' Of No War With North

But as State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said on Tuesday , the U.S. has no plans of stepping them down. North Korea simply lacks the capability to execute such a test in a way that doesn't open t...More..