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Tropical Storm Kirk forms in the Atlantic

The low-pressure system came from a combination of the remnants of Hurricane Florence and a cold front. They were among 100 people evacuated with helicopters,...


China says won't weaken currency to boost exports, as U.S. tariffs mount

The new United States tariffs will begin on September 24 at 10 per cent and will increase to 25 per cent by the end of 2018, with Bank of America Merrill Lynch ...


Rahul Gandhi is trying to help Pakistan: Ravi Shankar Prasad

April 10, 2015: Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Paris in April and announces government's decision to buy 36 Rafale fighters in flyaway condition, cit...


Republicans make counteroffer to Kavanaugh's accuser

Feinstein had received the letter earlier in the summer but maintains she held on disclosing it until after the Senate Judiciary Committee commenced confirm...


Helicopter called to second Whitsunday Island shark attack in 24 hours

The 12-year-old has undergone emergency surgery for massive blood loss after becoming the second shark victim in as many days in Cid Harbour. The woman was th...


12 martyred, 60 injured in terror attack on military parade in Ahvaz

The semiofficial Fars news agency said two gunmen on a motorcycle wearing khaki uniforms carried out the attack. Both the Islamic State (IS) and an anti-gov...


44 dead as Florence-weary Carolinas face more flooding and rising rivers

The president then traveled to SC, where he attended a second briefing and warned residents that the flooding was expected to continue. On Tuesday, the Nor...


Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight

Another source of contention was kneeling for the national anthem. O'Rourke in turn blasted Cruz for supporting massive deportations of illegal immigrants. Th...


Imran Khan writes to Modi for resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue

On Wednesday, the United States specifically said that Pakistan based terror groups like Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e-Taiba, which operate in Kashmir, conti...


3 infants among 5 people stabbed at New York City daycare

The victims and their assailant were rushed to a hospital, where one of the girls was listed in serious condition. Additionally, two adults were stabbed, neit...


Migrants: Trump urges Spain to build wall in Sahara Desert

Filling almost all of North Africa, the Sahara measures approximately 3,000 miles from east to west, according to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Building a w...


Christine Blasey Ford's Attorneys Lay Out Conditions For Senate Hearing

Blasey Ford testify on just a few days' notice - without having the Federal Bureau of Investigation follow up on her allegations and provide a report first"...


Elon Musk names space tourist to launch on BFR moon mission

But he won't be alone on the journey; the billionaire is also inviting six to eight artists to join him on his historic flight slated for 2023. Maezawa - d...


Dozens sheltering in chapel feared dead after huge landslide hits Philippines

As more than 300 rescuers, including police and soldiers, used shovels and picks to search for the missing, Zambale said he still remembers the faces of the vil...


S.Korean president leaves for Pyongyang for summit with DPRK top leader

Moon said Monday that he aimed to have lots of frank talks with the DPRK leader during his three-day Pyongyang visit in a bid to defuse military tensions acros...


Brett Kavanaugh: what is he accused of, and what happens next?

Ford's attorneys say she wants the FBI to investigate her allegation before she testifies. Richard Blumenthal of CT, said staging the hearing without the FBI ...


Instant triple talaq to be criminal offence, Centre clears executive order

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 had been cleared by the Lok Sabha in December a year ago but it had been stuck in the Rajya Sab...


Brett Kavanaugh's friend Mark Judge declines to testify about alleged sexual assault

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has adamantly denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a girl at a party decades ago when they were both teenagers. In a lette...


Pakistan court orders release of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Sharif's party and others allege the July 25 polls were rigged to favor Khan, seen to be close to the army. Sharif received a 10-year sentence , while his da...


Koreas will seek joint bid for 2032 Summer Olympics

That's a herculean challenge for North Korea , whose moribund economy, limited transportation infrastructure, lack of facilities for worldwide guests and. Kim ...


Trump Travels To The Flood-Soaked Carolinas

Thousands of homes and roadways in the region remain underwater less than a week after the storm made landfall. The governor said 16 rivers statewide we...


Why Mark Judge’s Statement on the Kavanaugh-Ford Situation Is Ultimately Meaningless

They are insisting that the hearing be delayed to further explore the allegations. The Supreme Court nominee issued a statement Monday vociferously denying ...


SpaceX name FIRST PERSON it will take around the Moon

SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk outlined a somewhat different mission past year. In a webcast in the past hour, SpaceX supremo Elon Musk r...


Russian Federation blames France for downing plane near Syria as rockets hit Latakia

At around the same time, Syrian state media SANA reported that government air defenses had "intercepted hostile missiles coming from the sea into Latakia ci...


Storm Helene weather warning for Cornwall extended

Meteorologists are still trying to work out exactly which way the weather system could track, she said, adding: "But at the moment it does look as though it's...


Florence pours on the rain in the Carolinas, swelling rivers

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) downgraded it to a tropical storm on Friday, but warned it would dump as much as 30 to 40 inches (76-102 cm) of rain o...


Erdogan says Turkey's ceasefire calls in Idlib yielded results

In the provincial capital, Idlib city, and in towns including Kafranbel, Dana, Azaz, Maaret al-Numan and al-Bab, demonstrators filled the streets after noon pra...


Hurricane Florence makes landfall

Two more people were killed in Lenoir County. Another 78-year-old man was found dead at his home. Tom Ballance said his wife went to Atlanta and he stayed beh...


US Says Denuclearization Talks Ongoing with N Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump has been cautious on warming inter-Korean ties without progress on North Korean denuclearization, amid concern that South Korean Pre...


Man Dies After Shark Attack on Cape Cod

Cape Cod National Seashore Superintendent Brian Carlstrom said, "We are deeply saddened by this tragic event and our condolences go out to the Medici Family". ...


Hurricane Florence Satellite Images Revealed Rare Phenomenon Over The Atlantic

Winds: Sustained or frequent winds gusts up to or in excess of 74 miles per hour are possible in the Hurricane Watch area Friday. Hurricane Florence isn'...


Russians accused by United Kingdom 'victims of coincidence'

Boshirov and Petrov have been charged in absentia with carrying out the attack. THE suspected Russian assassins wanted over the Novichok poisoning claim t...


U.S. border patrol agent suspected of killing 4 women

Alaniz said Ortiz is suspected of shooting the four victims, two of whom were identified Saturday as Melissa Ramirez, 29, and Claudine Luera, 42. Juan David...


Turkey reinforces military in Syria's Idlib after ceasefire call fails

United Nations Secretary General's Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura invited high-ranking diplomats from the three Syrian ceasefire guarantor nat...


The Impact Of Hurricane Florence

A southerly wind continues to freshen into the evening, becoming strong to gale in exposed parts of the North and West after dark. The National Hurricane Cen...