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by | September 11, 2017 | 05:48

The KCNA noted that the reception was held to mark the 69th anniversary of foundation of Democratic People's Republic of Korea, that had been celebrated on Saturday. Past year on Foundation Day - a September 9 holiday that marks the 1948 foundation of the country - North Korea celebrated with a nuclear test. Speaking at a White House news conference alongside the visiting leader of Kuwait, Trump said, "Military action would certainly be an option".

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:45

Tennessee coach Butch Jones won't spend much time looking at the tape after facing the only triple-option team his squad will see this season and escaping with a 42-41 triumph over Georgia Tech on Monday. Guarantano plays well enough that the fan base is divided after the game on who Tennessee's starting quarterback should be. Tennessee erased a 14-point deficit twice in the second half to force overtime and eventually escape with a 42-41 double overtime win, despite being out gained by ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:43

Chanting "Education, not deportation" and holding signs that said "Here to stay", dozens of Dreamers gathered in Seattle and NY on Wednesday as attorneys general of NY and Washington announced the lawsuit against the Trump administration .

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:40

During searches, the hiding militants opened fire at the security forces who retaliated, leading to a gunfight which continued till this morning, a police spokesman was quoted as saying by PTI. He was whisked away immediately to an undisclosed destination where he is being interrogated. After surrender of the LeT militant, General Officer Commanding (GoC) of Srinagar-based army's 15 Corps, Lt Gen J S Sandhu appealed all local militants to shun the path of violence and return to their families.

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:08

Captained by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, Navika Sagar Parikrama team include are Lt. Commander Pratibha Jamwal, Lt. P Swathi, Lt. Vijaya Devi, Lt. I am sure that their mission would be successful. "So I'll concentrate on all of them", she said, while addressing the media. "And for the initiative, I appreciate the Navy", she said.

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:08

Storm damage may worsen if Irma drifts along Florida's west coast without coming ashore and weakening, said David Streit, a meteorologist at Commodity Weather Group LLC in Bethesda, Maryland. Upgraded to Category 4, after a day at sea as a relatively less harmful Category 3, Irma is so wide that the entire state of Florida is affected. Several other events quickly appeared on Facebook to combat the storm, including scaring it with flamethrowers, "Spinning your arms really fast to push ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 05:00

A block away, they pilfered what they could from Cash America Pawn, police said. The Broward County sheriff's office said the two teenagers were captured in Weston, around 35 miles north of Miami, after emptied mortgage holders, watching their homes remotely, saw the youngsters softening up.

by | September 11, 2017 | 04:57

According to authorities and news reports, Crystal never arrived on August 25 to pick up her two children, 5 and 8, from her ex-husband's home in the Houston area after she left her boyfriend's home earlier that day less than 18 miles away.

by | September 11, 2017 | 04:49

As Irma approaches, the offshore winds, moving counter-clockwise, push the water out. But it turns out the manatees didn't need the storm surge after all. "When the tide comes back in, we do have concerns of manatees ending up in areas where they naturally wouldn't", Gordon said, adding that she doesn't think the manatees will be injured.

by | September 11, 2017 | 04:07

However, Jagmeet Singh , who is a member of New Democratic Party , gracefully handled the situation despite her throwing a volley of abuses at him. She began to yell at Singh about sharia law and the Muslim Brotherhood. That tone of "love" and "welcome" was part of what made the video of the shrill woman heckler and his response go viral. Singh, a practising Sikh , sports a long beard, wears a turban and carries a kirpan.

by | September 11, 2017 | 03:49

While speaking with local reporters after crossing the border, Saakashvili said he will go to Ukraine's western city of Lviv to discuss a plan for his political future with supporters. Thousands of Saakashvili's supporters gathered on the border on Sunday while prominent lawmakers, including former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko, travelled with him from Poland.

by | September 11, 2017 | 03:12

The strongest tropical storm conditions are expected Monday afternoon, at this time. Much of eastern Alabama and coastal SC were also under tropical storm warnings as Irma roared into Florida as a deadly Category 4 hurricane. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey warned during a Sunday news conference with other state officials that residents should brace for tree-toppling winds , especially in the eastern part of the state.

by | September 11, 2017 | 02:18

In the aftermath of the storm, Prime Minster Mark Rutte of St Maarten says military forces are helping to maintain order and distribute aid across the country. In some islands, the storm has left many areas without power and communication. Devastated buildings from the island of Culebra, which suffered damages by the passage of Hurricane Irma, are seen form the air, in Puerto Rico, Thursday, Sept.

by | September 11, 2017 | 02:07

Customers can report and check the status of an outage 24 hours a day by contacting Georgia Power at 888-891-0938. Any shift in Irma's track could mean changes in impacts for North Carolina, and state officials are continuing to stay in contact with the National Weather Service and National Hurricane Center .

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:26

And two Dutch military aircraft were being sent to Curacao and on to Sint Maarten to deliver food and water meant to last the 40,000-strong population five days. Andre van der Kamp, commander of the Dutch ship Zeeland, tweeted to say the Zeeland and Pelikaan would be trying to moor on Sint Maarten to deliver emergency aid, but they needed to complete a safety check of the port first.

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:15

Angela Fritz, the Washington Post's deputy weather editor, wrote: 'Basically, Hurricane Irma is so strong and its pressure is so low, it's sucking water from its surroundings into the core of the storm. Virgin Islands, and is now wreaking havoc on Florida. Meteorologists explain the incredible pressure from Hurricane Irma is pulling the water into the storm's center.

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:17

At their meeting, South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha and Japan's Taro Kono said that close cooperation among Seoul, Washington and Tokyo is paramount in dealing with North Korea. She urged the 15-member Security Council to impose the "strongest possible" sanctions to deter him and shut down his trading partners. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called on Thursday for the world to put the "greatest possible pressure" on North Korea to abandon its nuclear missile ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:15

The statement says both leaders stressed that the worldwide community has condemned North Korea's "provocations". Pressure from Washington has ratcheted up since North Korea conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test to date on Sunday.

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:12

While describing additional sanctions as "the road to nowhere", Putin said Russian Federation was prepared to discuss "some details" around the issue, without elaborating. Despite North Korea's repeated challenges to the worldwide community, including nine missile tests since Moon took office in May, the South Korean leader continues to stress the need to engage with the North, saying there must never be another war on the Korean Peninsula.

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:09

The U.S. National Hurricane Center said that as a tropical depression, Katia was blowing maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour as it dissipated over the mountains of central eastern Mexico by midmorning on Saturday. And it's likely to strike land just about a day after the country was hit by a major, magnitude 8.1 quake. AccuWeather Hurricane Expert Dan Kottlowski says Hurricane Katia is slowly moving inland and is expected to hit between Tampico and Veracruz tonight.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:58

It also allows the government to both borrow money and maintain funding through December 8. Dr. Paul's amendment would offset the $7.85 billion designated by the U.S. Democrats also have not signed off on the plan, in part because Ryan and McConnell have not yet committed to how long the debt-limit increase would last.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:56

The demonstrators moved from Dhaka's Tongi area to the north of the capital after Friday prayers. Why Aung San Suu Kyi can't remain indifferent to this crisis. On Thursday, a bipartisan group of senators - Democrats Richard Durbin, Ill., Dianne Feinstein, Calif., and Cory Booker, N.J., and Republican John McCain, Ariz.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:56

He is wearing "Dispicable Me" pajama trousers, and has long dread locks. Lakai is 3-foot-6 and 65 pounds and was wearing grey pajamas. Their mom is portrayed as a 28-year-old dark female at 5 feet 4 inches, weighing 132 pounds, with darker hair and dark colored eyes.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:48

Nellis AFB officials say their immediate concern is for the family of Lt. Col. Schultz. As Hurricane Irma chews up Florida and the southeast, a dozen C-17 military troop transport planes from SC are waiting out the storm in the safety of the Metro East's Scott Air Force Base .

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:31

Trump said on Twitter, "I'm proud to stand with Presidents for #OneAmericaAppeal ". Former presidents George W. Bush , Barack Obama , George H.W. A person familiar with the former presidents' appeal said that although the White House was notified ahead of the public announcement, the effort was always meant to be only the ex-presidents without participation from the current commander in chief.