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Trump visits Texas to meet victims of Storm Harvey Trump visits Texas to meet victims of Storm Harvey
- September 04, 2017

Houston's mayor, meanwhile, made a public plea to the federal government: Advance money and other assistance quickly. Vice President Pence surveyed flooded-out areas of Texas on Thursday. Despite the hard circumstances, Trump was received with many smiles. "It's been lovely", he told reporters. "I want to get thinking beyond traditional methodologies you've seen in the past". (more...)
North Korea says it has loaded H-bomb onto ICBM North Korea says it has loaded H-bomb onto ICBM
- September 04, 2017

The communist regime has been testing ICBMs for months. As the Two-Way reported last month , USA intelligence analysts believe North Korea has already developed a warhead that can be placed on its ballistic missiles, including an ICBM capable of reaching US territory. (more...)
North Korea has developed H-bomb missile warhead: state media North Korea has developed H-bomb missile warhead: state media
- September 04, 2017

It is clear that further US action is required to force him into constructive diplomacy. Trump tweets that North Korea "has become a great threat and embarrassment to China, which is trying to help but with little success". North Korea has launched two missiles this year that demonstrated intercontinental capabilities, according to analysts. That Pyongyang conducted another experiment signals a continued effort to advance as a nuclear state despite years of effort by the global ... (more...)
Jose Ramirez gets 5 extra-base hits as surging Indians sweep Tigers Jose Ramirez gets 5 extra-base hits as surging Indians sweep Tigers
- September 04, 2017

Ramirez leads the American League with 72 extra base hits, but that one was clearly the most unique of the season. Unsure whether the ball would make it over the fence, Mikie Mahtook prepared to play the ball if it caromed off the wall. But there's always room for things to get even worse. Hundley led off with an opposite-field drive to right on a 1-0 slider from Ryan Sherriff (0-1). (more...)
China's anger at West to overshadow tougher action on North Korea China's anger at West to overshadow tougher action on North Korea
- September 04, 2017

Abe told reporters that he and Trump had agreed that they must thoroughly coordinate with each other and with South Korea , and cooperate closely with the worldwide community, to increase pressure on the DPRK . Pyongyang said it had tested a hydrogen bomb - a device many times more powerful than an atomic bomb. The announcement drew swift and strong condemnation from regional powers, including Pyongyang ally China. (more...)
North Korea conducts test of a hydrogen bomb meant for an ICBM North Korea conducts test of a hydrogen bomb meant for an ICBM
- September 04, 2017

The US Geological Survey said the quake struck 55 km north northwest of Kimchaek. "Nuclear EMP has the demonstrated potential to disrupt, damage, or destroy a wide variety of electrical and electronic equipment", according to the US Department of Energy. (more...)
Nirmala Sitharaman Gets Defence, Piyush Goyal Gets Railways Nirmala Sitharaman Gets Defence, Piyush Goyal Gets Railways
- September 03, 2017

Suresh Prabhu, who exits as Rail Minister, will be the new Commerce Minister, the department held by Ms Sitharaman. He also brought a turnaround in production and is seen as a hard-working minister. While Modi has focussed on governance, he has also taken care of the BJP's political considerations. Wishing the fresh inductees to the Council of Ministers, Prabhu said "Congrats to all members of #TeamModi for new responsibility". (more...)
Russian Federation warns United States against using force over North Korea
- September 03, 2017

The 15-member UN Security Council on Tuesday condemned the firing of the missile over Japan as "outrageous" and demanded that North Korea halt its weapons programmes. "The UK's departure from the European Union has to be successful", Abe said. A spokesperson from the U.S. Mission to the United Nations told Fox News that the United States is not now working on a new resolution on North Korea, but Japan's U.N. (more...)
Espenido's assignment to Iloilo City canceled - regional police director Espenido's assignment to Iloilo City canceled - regional police director
- September 03, 2017

Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido, meanwhile, would remain as Ozamiz City police chief after his transfer to Iloilo City was canceled, amid protests by Ozamiz City residents objecting to his transfer. The mayors of the town and Ozamis died under Espenido's watch. With a 1-million reward for his arrest, Prevendido has been tagged by the PNP as a national target apart from being a high-value target by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). (more...)
State Police to increase patrols for holiday weekend State Police to increase patrols for holiday weekend
- September 03, 2017

No fatalities have been reported but there were 34 injuries. Seven years ago, on September 2, 2010, a Connecticut State Police Trooper lost his life after his cruiser was struck by an impaired driver, state police said. The Labor Day Weekend is just about here, and the State of NY wants to make sure you stay safe while you're out enjoying the holiday. "Our goal during this campaign is to step up our enforcement efforts to ensure we can take intoxicated and drug impaired drivers off our ... (more...)
President Trump calls North Korea 'rogue nation,' threat President Trump calls North Korea 'rogue nation,' threat
- September 03, 2017

In this undated image distributed on Sunday by the North Korean government, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at an undisclosed location. Pyongyang in recent weeks has also conducted four ballistic missile launches. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff confirmed a little over an hour ago that the seismic activity detected today was from Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test. (more...)
South Korea seeks to build more powerful missiles amid North threat South Korea seeks to build more powerful missiles amid North threat
- September 03, 2017

The remarks came after a South Korean drill was launched to detect and destroy one of the North's missile carriers. Moon is also pursuing a diplomatic route to contain the threat from North Korea. The agency's director, Lieutenant General Sam Greaves, called the test "a key milestone" in giving US Navy Aegis Ballistic Missile Defence ships an enhanced capability, but did not mention North Korea. (more...)
UHURU FIGHTING BACK: Kenyatta vows to 'fix' judiciary after election annulment UHURU FIGHTING BACK: Kenyatta vows to 'fix' judiciary after election annulment
- September 03, 2017

The court found that Kenyatta "was not validly elected", rendering the result " invalid, null and void ". "This is an extraordinary ruling", Qureishi said in a research note. This triggered a violent inter-tribal bloodbath, between Odinga's Luo tribe and his opponent's Kikuyu tribe, killing more than 1,300 people and displacing 600,000, and punctuated by numerous atrocities. (more...)
Al-Shabab Carries Out Deadly Attack on Somali Military Base Al-Shabab Carries Out Deadly Attack on Somali Military Base
- September 03, 2017

Local villagers said the militants temporarily took control of the camp and the village. Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack and said 26 Somali soldiers had been killed in the incident, but that could not be confirmed by other sources. (more...)
No talks yet on joining Union Cabinet: Nitish No talks yet on joining Union Cabinet: Nitish
- September 03, 2017

Lalu said, "The JD (U) didn't even get an invitation in the oath ceremony". Attacking the Nitish Kumar government over the statement, Lalu tweeted on Saturday: "Nitish should first tell whether the floods in Bihar have been caused by four-legged rats or the two-legged ones (government officials) who have eaten up crores of rupees allocated for embankment construction". (more...)
Iran tests its indigenous air defense system Iran tests its indigenous air defense system
- September 03, 2017

The U2 incident happened on March 21, with the pilot turning the plane around after a warning from the Iranians, he said . He did not mention the location. "In parallel with the deployment of the S-300, work on Bavar-373 system is underway", Esmaili said. "All of its sub-systems have been completed and its missile tests have been conducted", Xinhua news agency quoted Esmaili as saying. (more...)
No. 12 Auburn rolls past Georgia Southern 41-7 No. 12 Auburn rolls past Georgia Southern 41-7
- September 03, 2017

Auburn announced moments ago that three players are suspended for tonight's season opener. To open the third quarter, Martin led the attack down to the 19-yard line, where Stidham hit junior wideout Ryan Davis on a crossing pattern that he caught in stride, then cut across the field and dove into the end zone through three Eagle defenders. (more...)
Auburn players will return from suspension Week 2 at Clemson Auburn players will return from suspension Week 2 at Clemson
- September 03, 2017

Auburn held Georgia Southern to only 78 yards of offense and didn't allow the visiting Eagles to convert a third down en route to a 41-7 season-opening victory Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn , Ala . After Johnson's 34-yard gain, his last carry of the night, Stidham's touchdown run gave Auburn a 17-7 lead. "We had some spots where we didn't get points or yardage on special teams and obviously, the offense had a lot of trouble with their defense". (more...)
US Treasury Drafting New N.Korea Sanctions US Treasury Drafting New N.Korea Sanctions
- September 03, 2017

The U.S. has taken recent steps to pressure those who work with North Korea. Speaking Sunday on ABC's "This Week, " Cruz said the USA should "use economic leverage to go against not only North Korea but every financial institution, every company that does business with North Korea". (more...)
Modric fumes Croatia-Kosovo was more 'funniest home video than serious football' Modric fumes Croatia-Kosovo was more 'funniest home video than serious football'
- September 03, 2017

Even though Croatia beat Kosovo convincingly in Skhoder a year ago, this string of events made the task for the Croats much more hard and the opposition from the visitors was much stronger than in their first qualifying encounter. The abandonment means that Croatia , temporarily at least, lose top spot in Group I of European qualifying. In the last five matches, Croatia has won two matches and lost two matches and Kosovo lost in all the matches. (more...)
Ted Cruz surveys Harvey damage in Houston visit Ted Cruz surveys Harvey damage in Houston visit
- September 03, 2017

Sen. Ted Cruz , R-Tex., has been forced to defend his 2013 vote in recent days as Harvey wreaks havoc in his home state. "But we are going to scrutinize , just what you did with Sandy, then you voted No". Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., called Cruz a " hypocrite ", but said he would support aid to Texas. "You are going to see very rapid action from Congress, certainly from the president", Trump said, speaking to a reporter from Texas. (more...)
Amber Alert issued for 11-year-old Apopka girl Amber Alert issued for 11-year-old Apopka girl
- September 03, 2017

Mills was last seen wearing tan shorts. Fischer is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. Investigators with the Orange County Sheriff's Office say Makayla Fisher was taken from her home on Elderton Dr.by her step-grandfather, Darrell Mills, just after 2 am Sunday. (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Callon Petroleum Company (CPE), Fluor Corporation (FLR)
- September 03, 2017

It has underperformed by 17.56% the S&P500. Ameriprise Finance holds 760,672 shares. The Capital One National Association holds 100,675 shares with $10.53 million value, up from 83,991 last quarter. The correct version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/09/01/callon-petroleum-company-expected-to-post-q1-2018-earnings-of-0-15-per-share-cpe.html. (more...)
There's Already Another Powerful Hurricane in the Atlantic There's Already Another Powerful Hurricane in the Atlantic
- September 03, 2017

Hurricane Irma is way out in the Atlantic and it's no threat to land anytime soon. And as it brings 115-mph winds, the storm was declared a Category 3 hurricane around 5 p.m. Irma will become a major hurricane again as it approaches the Lesser Antilles during Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. Though models predicting the hurricane's path agree on the overall scenario, forecasters noted that the best-performing models still have about a 200-mile north-south spread on the fifth ... (more...)
Irma expected to became 4th hurricane of Atlantic season Irma expected to became 4th hurricane of Atlantic season
- September 03, 2017

The hurricane is expected to continue to intensify throughout the weekend, possibly to Category 4 or 5 status by early in the week ahead. Its exact path, though, is unclear. A few models now keep the storm off the United States' East Coast, but a lot can change in a week with a storm of this magnitude. The Weather Channel said the storm could hit the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea, but it was still too early to tell how numerous islands could take the direct brunt of the storm. (more...)