by | August 12, 2017 | 18:15

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.17% and closed at 22,048.70. Frankfurt's DAX 30 was also down, shedding 0.1 per cent at 12,142.62 points. Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman all rose and the Dow Jones U.S.

by | August 12, 2017 | 17:59

We are just 10 days away from the first total solar eclipse in nearly 100 years. Solar eclipse glasses allow the user to stare at the sun without the potential for harm to the viewers eyes. National parks and heritage sites offer an unbelievable setting for watching the eclipse. From the station's perspective, 44 percent of the sun will be blocked in a partial eclipse.

by | August 12, 2017 | 17:55

Duncan Lewis solicitors issued a statement on Twitter claiming Bellquist was not in Britain when the attack happened in May. CCTV showed the bus swerving, narrowly avoiding the 33-year-old woman , who suffered minor injuries, at around 7.40am.

by | August 12, 2017 | 17:51

I love her. I cherish her. "And I have vast gratitude for being the one she chose". Damond recounted how his fiancee would get up each morning and free write anything that came to mind, and how she was an inspiration to those around her. Her family has set up the Justine Damond Social Justice Fund, which will support causes important to her, including those promoting equal treatment for all.

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:55

Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio was in Jacksonville on Wednesday and strongly defended President Donald Trump's handling of the North Korean crisis. The North Korean Government stated that they are "seriously examining a plan for an enveloping strike at Guam through simultaneous fire of four Hwasong-12 intermediate-range strategic ballistic rockets in order to interdict the enemy forces on major military bases on Guam and to signal a crucial warning to the United States".

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:12

He had been repeatedly stabbed in his neck and head, post-mortem examination tests showed. He was believed to be wearing heavy-rimmed glasses and light-coloured pants, and was seen in The Street changing into a white t-shirt. He loved walking his two dogs and chatting with people he met, they said in a statement. Detective Superintendent Andy Smith said: "We have already heard from more than 220 people but we will be exploring all avenues in our enquiries and we are still keen to hear ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:04

Less than a day after US President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with " fire and fury " and a few hours after North Korea threatened back with talk of an attack on Guam , the president issued another backhanded warning to the isolated state.

by | August 12, 2017 | 14:43

We could've used them in North Korea but we did not. "They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen". He said if North Korea should strike first, then the president would have options for military action that wouldn't involve Congressional approval.

by | August 12, 2017 | 14:09

Every six minutes an underground utility line is damaged because someone chose to dig without first dialing 8-1-1. Within 48 hours, each company will send locators to your project site to mark the locations of underground facilities with flags, stakes or paint.

by | August 12, 2017 | 14:03

The unsettling document also instructs Guamanians to dispose of their clothes and wash heavily if they were outside during or after missiles hit the island, as this would help "remove radioactive material that may have settled on your body".

by | August 12, 2017 | 13:51

Confirming the big political development, Bihar JD ( U) president Vashishtha Narayan on Saturday said that the JD (U) leaders met Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu and gave him in writing that Singh will represent the party in the Upper House.

by | August 12, 2017 | 13:40

Louis the infamous Rally Cat bit a stadium worker, was taken into the tunnels of the stadium, and promptly disappeared. "The City Garden posted this update to Instagram : " #RallyCat has been located and is in custody! We'll see what lies ahead in Rally Cat's future.

by | August 12, 2017 | 13:14

Deviating from the tone of President Trump, who said the US would unleash " fire and fury " upon North Korea, Mattis stressed that the route forward would be diplomatic, and he repeated the importance of the unanimous 15-1 United Nations Security Council vote to impose economic sanctions on North Korea.

by | August 12, 2017 | 12:54

Vietnam has competing claims over the Spratly Islands and was reportedly recently threatened by China to stop oil drilling. The Chinese military "immediately sent out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the U.S. The US military has a long-standing position that its operations are carried out throughout the world, including in areas claimed by allies, and they are separate from political considerations.

by | August 12, 2017 | 12:58

The diplomatic wrangling sought to build on the sweeping new North Korea sanctions passed by the U.N. Security Council a day earlier - the strongest in a generation, the US said. In the chairman's statement, the Asean Regional Forum also expressed support for the "complete, verifiable, and irreversible" denuclearization of the North in a peaceful manner.

by | August 12, 2017 | 12:46

Local security officials say Afghan forces, backed by US airpower, are conducting counterterrorism operations against Islamic State militants in the district, where Thursday's airstrikes occurred. Several districts of Nangarhar are infested with IS militants, USA and Afghan officials said. "The victims were beyond recognition, and they were placed inside the sacks and were buried late last night", he added.

by | August 12, 2017 | 12:38

Chung and McMaster "discussed current security conditions surrounding the Korean Peninsula caused by North Korean provocations and heightened tension, and ways to deal with such threats", a spokesman for Seoul's presidential palace said as quoted by the country's news agency Yonhap .

by | August 12, 2017 | 12:28

South Korean shares slumped to a seven-week low on Thursday on foreign-selling amid anxiety over simmering tensions between the United States and North Korea, knocking the won currency to the weakest in a month. Called Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, the exercises are expected to run August 21-31 and involve tens of thousands of American and South Korean troops on the ground and in the sea and air.

by | August 12, 2017 | 11:49

Isaak Komisarchik, 82, died while being stuck in an elevator for nearly an entire month. A missing Denver man who died in an elevator shaft that was under construction had pushed the emergency button twice but received no response, according to a report.

by | August 12, 2017 | 10:07

Guam's Office of Civil Defense started passing out flyers on Friday to help residents prepare for a missile attack from North Korea. . Calvo said this is not the first threat by North Korea and despite growing concern among its citizens and neighboring islands, Guam's threat level has not changed.

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:58

Flying in the face of that, hard-line conservatives launched an uphill bid Friday to force a fresh House vote to revoke Obama's law without an immediate replacement. More broadly, only about a quarter of all Americans (24%) judge the Republican Congress a success so far. Independents favor Democrats by 9 points, 46% to 37%.

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:34

You have a higher chance of receiving an Oscar, winning an Olympic gold medal or seeing two albino dolphins (such as Pinky) at one time. According to the official Mega Millions website, the drawing took place at approximately 11 p.m. "You see more people in line buying both tickets when both games are over $300 million", said Jeff Lenard, spokesman for the National Association of Convenience Stores, whose members sell about two-thirds of the nation's lottery tickets.

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:10

Dominic's mother, Danielle Caprio, left the boy with Castro at about 12:30 the family's home in the 100 block of Regions Way. The boy is described as 3-feet tall with brown hair and brown eyes. The pair may be in a blue 2013 BMW 740i auto, with Florida license plate number CBD-B47. Police say Dominic disappeared Thursday afternoon. An Amber Alert continues as officials search for a missing child from Jupiter - and the couple they believe he is with.

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:09

It is now far stronger and more powerful than ever before", Trump wrote just before 8 a.m. ET from his golf resort here. "They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen", warned Trump. Trump issued a presidential memorandum on January 27 that, among other things, directed the secretary of defense to initiate a Nuclear Posture Review "to ensure that the United States nuclear deterrent is modern, robust, flexible, resilient, ready, and appropriately tailored to deter ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 08:35

The call comes just hours after Trump held a question-and-answer session with reporters, during which he said he had not yet talked with Calvo. "We are with you a thousand percent", Trump said, according to video of the call posted on Calvo's Facebook page .