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Kim praises 'perfect success' of North Korea's nuclear test
- September 12, 2017

Still, North Korea watchers have their doubts about the effectiveness of the new penalties, at least when it comes to achieving the ultimate goal: getting the regime to abandon its nuclear and missile programs. This photo shows South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) meeting with US Rep. Ed Royce at the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae in Seoul on August 28, 2017. (more...)
Miami police share photo of Irma looting suspects in jail cell
- September 12, 2017

Winds of that strength are capable of causing catastrophic damage. Irma made a second landfall as a Category 3 storm at Marco Island , a city and barrier island off Florida's southwest coast, on Sunday afternoon. A tropical storm warning remains in effect for Coffee, Dale, Houston, Henry and Geneva counties, and winds were picking up on Monday and already gusting to almost 30 miles per hour across the area, according to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, Fla . (more...)
Ted Cruz has been reported to Twitter for liking porn Ted Cruz has been reported to Twitter for liking porn
- September 12, 2017

The footage of two women and a man engaged in sexual activity showed under Mr Cruz's "likes" briefly early Tuesday morning. The account that posted the video promised "Full-Length HD Porn Posted Every Day". The former presidential candidate has always been known for his support for "traditional family values" and stance against pornography. During the 2016 United States presidential campaign season, the Republican National Convention, of which the married father of two was a member of, ... (more...)
All Georgia counties under state of emergency alert All Georgia counties under state of emergency alert
- September 12, 2017

Earlier in the day, Governor Deal expanded his emergency declaration all of Georgia's 159 counties. The National Weather Service said heavy rain and strong winds could cause flash flooding in the mountains. Gov. Cooper also encouraged North Carolinians to be mindful that some gas stations may experience temporary fuel shortages as evacuees from other states refuel here. (more...)
Delta flight braves Irma for quick stop in Puerto Rico Delta flight braves Irma for quick stop in Puerto Rico
- September 12, 2017

Almost 200 passengers - including flight crew - found themselves (literally) in the middle of category 5 Hurricane Irma , one of the most powerful storms ever recorded. Thousands of Twitter users followed along in real time thanks to Jason Rabinowitz , a self-proclaimed aviation fan who tweeted DL302's trajectory and shared remarkable photos of the flight taking on Irma's unsafe winds. (more...)
'Pray for us': West Florida braces as Hurricane Irma engulfs state 'Pray for us': West Florida braces as Hurricane Irma engulfs state
- September 12, 2017

About 127,000 people in the state have evacuated their homes and are staying in shelters, according to the AP. While it was too soon to assess the hurricane's overall impact on coastal communities, authorities were aware of damage to some homes and electric lines, the radio station reported . (more...)
United Nations to vote on new North Korea sanctions on Monday afternoon: Diplomats United Nations to vote on new North Korea sanctions on Monday afternoon: Diplomats
- September 12, 2017

However, North Korea did not issue a response immediately after the adoption of the latest resolution. He said South Korea respects the consensus reached by the global community. Russian President Vladimir Putin has said more sanctions won't draw the Kim regime to the negotiating table, but both Russia and China have expressed surprise at the ongoing provocations by Pyongyang. (more...)
Forecasters Officially Upgrade Tropical Storms Jose And Katia To Hurricanes Forecasters Officially Upgrade Tropical Storms Jose And Katia To Hurricanes
- September 12, 2017

Category 1 is the NHC's weakest hurricane designation while Category 5 is the strongest. The latter has left a trail of destruction across several Caribbean islands and is now heading for Florida, U.S. A hurricane watch is in effect for Antigua and Barbuda, and a tropical storm watch is in effect for Anguilla, Montserrat, St Kitts and Nevis and Saba and St. (more...)
UN Security Council unanimously steps up North Korea sanctions UN Security Council unanimously steps up North Korea sanctions
- September 12, 2017

Ambassador Nikki Haley for playing "the flagship role" in the Trump administration's "hideous sanctions and pressure racket against the DPRK". Haley said the Trump administration believes the new sanctions combined with previous measures would ban over 90 percent of North Korea's exports reported in 2016. (more...)
4 dead, 6 missing in floods and landslides in Philippines 4 dead, 6 missing in floods and landslides in Philippines
- September 12, 2017

Local officials ordered the evacuation of residents in some towns under floodwaters in Quezon, Laguna, Rizal and Batangas provinces, she said. Two teenaged brothers were killed and their mother injured after the family's house was buried in a landslide early Tuesday, the Taytay municipal disaster office said. (more...)
North Korean envoy just warned the United States will suffer North Korean envoy just warned the United States will suffer "greatest pain"
- September 12, 2017

Washington told the UN Security Council on Friday to call on a meeting on Monday to vote on a draft resolution establishing additional sanctions on North Korea for its missile and nuclear programme. The United States managed to secure a speedy adoption of the resolution in little over a week since North Korea's nuclear test on August 3 using unprecedented negotiation tactics such as forcing China and Russian Federation to make a decision by unilaterally declaring the voting date. (more...)
Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation Turkey says paid deposit in S-400 deal with Russian Federation
- September 12, 2017

The process will continue by the transfer of a credit from Russian Federation to us. The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation said in a statement that Russia and Turkey had reached an agreement on Russian S-400 missile systems deliveries to Turkey. (more...)
Irma Weakens to Tropical Storm as It Heads Inland Irma Weakens to Tropical Storm as It Heads Inland
- September 12, 2017

Today , flooding in Charleston, Savannah, and breaking records in Jacksonville as what was Hurricane Irma moves north, while Floridians statewide start to assess the destruction left by this giant storm . Officials warned it could take weeks for electricity to be restored to everyone. Irma is still a Category 1, but barely, with 75-mile-an-hour winds . (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- September 12, 2017

The average 1-year price target for Callon Petroleum Company ( CPE ) - averaging the work of different analysts - reveals a mean PT of $15.72/share. Therefore 89% are positive. CPE was included in 66 notes of analysts from July 21, 2015. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $6200 target in Monday, July 10 report. (more...)
Man City rout 10-man Liverpool Man City rout 10-man Liverpool
- September 12, 2017

It was his perfectly weighted through ball that found Sergio Aguero's well-timed run for the opening goal and then De Bruyne created the second with a pinpoint cross from the left which was headed home by Gabriel Jesus . "If he doesn't have the injury it's a yellow card". City were already leading 1-0 at the time through Aguero's opener and went on to win comfortably with doubles from Jesus and Leroy Sane . (more...)
Florida power company says restoration 'will take weeks' after Irma Florida power company says restoration 'will take weeks' after Irma
- September 12, 2017

Shortly after posting the footage of Mr Drake, Mr Brewer also posted a picture of a handheld anemometer with a wind speed reading of 117mph. Dozens of people have been killed and millions evacuated , and the damage from the historically powerful storm will likely be in the hundreds of billions. (more...)
United Nations unanimously backs new sanctions on North Korea United Nations unanimously backs new sanctions on North Korea
- September 12, 2017

Prior to the approval, Trump and the US treasury secretary threatened to impose unilateral sanctions against any country that trades with North Korea if the Security Council was unable to come to an agreement. The United States had originally pushed for a strict oil embargo, as well as a freeze on the assets of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in a statement that the unanimous adoption of the sanctions showed the worldwide community is "united ... (more...)
Dalai Lama gives talk in Londonderry Dalai Lama gives talk in Londonderry
- September 12, 2017

The visit to the city to marked the organizations 20th anniversary. Richard Moore, founder of the charity Children in Crossfire, was struck between the eyes by the projectile while on his way home from school, aged just 10, in May 1972. "So, still I feel that (it's) so very sad.so sad", he told reporters. "America, the most industrialised nation and the leading nation of free world, should take more active responsibility regarding ecology". (more...)
Indiana's game against Florida International canceled due to Hurricane Irma Indiana's game against Florida International canceled due to Hurricane Irma
- September 12, 2017

IN vice president and director of intercollegiate athletics Fred Glass said the two schools began talks on Sunday and made a decision to cancel the game late Monday evening. Florida International, located in Miami, was struck over the weekend by Hurricane Irma, the storm that devastated much of Florida . IN officials are now looking for an opponent to play during their previously scheduled bye week which falls on October 7. (more...)
Don't shoot at Hurricane Irma, Florida sheriff warns locals Don't shoot at Hurricane Irma, Florida sheriff warns locals
- September 12, 2017

While some Americans were preparing for Hurricane Irma by evacuating places in the storm's way, others were planning to destroy it by shooting at it! While the invitation was presumably a joke, 80,000 people indicated they were "going" or "interested" in the event. (more...)
Irma weakens to tropical storm -NHC Irma weakens to tropical storm -NHC
- September 12, 2017

The west coast of Florida was braced for devastating storm surges of up to 15ft as Hurricane Irma barrelled its way north through the state on Sunday, leaving a trail of destruction and shattering Miami . In another video shot by the owners of a Miami shop on Sunday, a giant wall of flood water is shown pounding the premises. Have you been following coverage of the storm? "We're not saying get in your vehicle and go", Merrill said. (more...)
Hurricane Irma Arrives And Leaves Downtown Miami Submerged Under Water Hurricane Irma Arrives And Leaves Downtown Miami Submerged Under Water
- September 12, 2017

Lucie plant in service because hurricane force winds are no longer expected to hit the sites. Ducks swim through a Florida street the morning after Hurricane Irma swept through the area. But even though Irma lost some of her violent strength, experts say she's still extremely unsafe. Homes were flooded homes, power was knocked out and roads were blocked by debris and fallen power poles. (more...)
Kerala priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, abducted from Yemen in 2016, rescued Kerala priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, abducted from Yemen in 2016, rescued
- September 12, 2017

Reports said that the priest, however, is physically weak. A priest from Kerala who was kidnapped in Yemen a year ago has been rescued, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted this afternoon. Earlier, ISIS had purportedly released a video of Farther Tom where he claims that "nothing was being done for his release since he was Indian". "I am very sad that nothing has been done seriously in my regard", he added in the video. (more...)
Should we be anxious about Hurricane Jose? Should we be anxious about Hurricane Jose?
- September 12, 2017

Additional weakening is forecast, and Irma is expected to weaken to a tropical depression by Tuesday afternoon, the Miami-based weather forecaster added. "There does not appear to be major structural damage", Newman said. US President Donald Trump in a ceremony at the Pentagon to remember the victims of September 11, 2001, attacks vowed a full response to Irma, as well as continued federal support for victims of Hurricane Harvey, which flooded Texas. (more...)
Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses
- September 12, 2017

And the governor said damage on the southwest coast, including in Naples and Fort Myers, was not as bad as feared. A total of 5.8 million Floridians are now without power , and local authorities are beginning to formally assess the damage across South Florida, thought to be heaviest in places including Naples, Marco Island, and the upper and middle Florida Keys. (more...)