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Economic cooperation on contested islands tops agenda of Abe-Putin talks

During an economic summit in Vladivostok, Russia, Mr Moon urged Mr Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping to play a role in stopping North Korea's nuclear and...


South Korea's Moon says North Korean provocations complicate situation on Korean peninsula

In Washington , President Donald Trump reiterated Thursday that military action is "certainly" an option against North Korea, as his administration tentative...


Hurricane Irma: Famous St Maarten Airport Pounded By Storm

The island has been one of the worst hit by the hurricane . "The damages to our resorts, however, are severe, as is widespread damage and destruction on our ...


Couple bears names of two hurricanes, Harvey and Irma

For people who are still coping with the flooding and destruction of Hurricane Harvey or are evacuating to escape the threat of Irma, this service will provid...


Minnesota Power Company to Help Hurricane Irma Victims

Governor Rick Scott has warned that it appears to be a stronger one compared to Hurricane Andrew which had hit the state in August 1992. FPL held a news co...


Man Gives Last Generator to a Stranger Amid Prep for Hurricane Irma

As luck would have it, when it was Brekke's turn to claim a generator , she learned there were no more to be bought, that she had missed out by just one cust...


Delta jet flies through Hurricane Irma and survives

More than a million people are without power, and some could be without power for months - a problem worsened by aging infrastructure. They connected her to Flo...


Texas Task Force 1 demobilizes from Harvey, members return home

But 30 minutes after their arrival, there is another disaster call, this time, to send a much larger team to Florida to respond to Hurricane Irma . Mutual ai...


Governor McMaster to Address SC at 2pm, ABC Columbia will Carry Live

Counties on the barrier islands impacted were Colleton, Jasper and Beaufort. Heavy rains could lead to flash flooding or river flooding throughout next week. Th...


European Union unhappy with Britain's plans for border with Ireland post-brexit

In its own position paper , the European Union does not put forward it own suggestions on the Irish border, saying it is the responsibility of the UK. Since...


USA unsure if North Korea can be deterred - Trump administration official

Washington has presented a draft United Nations resolution calling for an oil embargo on North Korea, an assets freeze on Kim Jong-Un, a ban on textiles and a...


South Koreans 'increasingly doubtful' North will start war

Video: What happens now with North Korea? Or would it have to abandon nuclear weapons? Threatening to unleash military offence against the Jong-un regime, Tru...


Hurricane Katia bears down on quake-rattled Mexico

In its 7 p.m. advisory, the National Hurricane Center said Katia now has maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour. Katia has "worrying characteristic...


Deal declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma

McMaster also ordered health care facilities along the coast to begin evacuations effective Thursday at 2 p.m. Gov. Henry McMaster said he plans on issuing ma...


JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik Arrested

The NIA on Thursday raided the house of separatist leader Shabbir Shah's aide Zameer Thakur in connection with the terror funding case. He said that as NIA is...


India provides another naval vessel to Sri Lanka

Earlier leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal played his part by claiming three wickets to restrict Sri Lanka to 170-7 after being put into bat first. The victory ...


Dennis Rodman Offers To Be A Mediator Between Trump And Kim Jong

Rodman last visited North Korea in June and earlier trips stoked talk that he could facilitate a breakthrough between Pyongyang and Washington, although his com...


SpaceX Successfully Launches Air Force Mission From Florida

The two-stage rocket took off at 10:00 a.m. EDT (1400 GMT) from Launch Complex 39A at the USA space agency NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida . And a...


Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi blasts 'misinformation'

The envoy added that the Prime Minister will also be visiting the Kali Temple, one of the oldest temples in Yangon, the mausoleum of the last Mughal Emperor Bah...


Bank of Canada raises interest rate to one percent

Given the stronger-than-expected economic performance, Governing Council judges that today's removal of some of the considerable monetary policy stimulus in pla...


EU Court Rejects Challenges to Refugee Resettlement

The European Court of Justice has dismissed actions brought by Slovakia and Hungary against a provisional mechanism for the mandatory relocation of as...


Trump visit spotlights big ND refinery

Republican Sen. John Hoeven and Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer, weighing a bid to challenge Heitkamp, also will be in attendance. "Good woman. I think we'll h...


Trump Agrees To Debt Limit Hike, Short-Term Spending Bill Through Dec. 15

In the session, Republican leaders - including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - first pushed lifting the debt ceiling for...


Indiana Guard aids Harvey relief

Members of the Guard took off at 10:00 p.m. Friday from the Quonset Air National Guard Base. After the discussion, and in light of Texas' need, Hutchinson made ...


Wayne Rooney rules out England return for 2018 World Cup

He kept standards with the players and demanded the best, after training sessions we would sit and watch them back. England's record goalscorer called time ...


Installed in Portugal, she is preparing a film and an album — Madonna

On Saturday the singer announced she was working on new music, while praising the Portuguese capital. Pop icon Madonna has moved to Lisbon to start the "n...


UP police 'apprehends' Dr. Kafeel Khan from Gorakhpur

Ever since, police had been conducting raids in various locations in order to apprehend the accused. Amitabh Yash, IG Special Rask Force said that the doctor wa...


Kenya: Arson blamed for deadly dormitory fire

The young women touched by this tragedy are the best of us: diligent, committed to learning, and prepared to make a difference in the life of the country they l...


"Massive military response" if N. Korea threatens US: Mattis

In his remarks, Mattis said they had made clear to the president that the United States has the ability to defend itself and its allies - South Korea and Japa...


Jim Mattis refutes claims over differences with Donald Trump on North Korea

He urged North Korea to open new dialogue with other states in an attempt to defuse tensions and prevent nuclear conflict. The Security Council demanded North...


PM Modi to Hold Bilateral Talks With Jinping, May Discuss Doklam Standoff

Saran confirmed the text of the declaration posted online on the Indian Ministry of External Affairs' website. It was the second time the leaders had met in t...


Theresa May ready to intensify Brexit talks with EU: Spokesperson

While various Eurosceptic MPs have been vocal in dismissing talk that the United Kingdom should pay anything to leave the bloc, Brexit secretary David Davis h...


Thomas shoots 66 to beat Spieth by three shots at TPC Boston

Open Championship victor Spieth, meanwhile, licked his wounds after a second consecutive runner-up finish. Keeping his mistakes to a minimum, Thomas outlasted t...


Tropical Storm Jose Becomes the 10th Named Storm of the Hurricane Season

Jose is expected to gain strength the next few days and become a hurricane later in the week as it tracks toward the west-northwest. Irma, said to have winds ...


Omission by National Football League in Ezekiel Elliott investigation may result in no suspension

Earlier Thursday reports by ESPN and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram said Elliott's representatives used the NFL's own lead investigator, Kia Roberts , again...


Thousands in Frankfurt Evacuated Over Massive Unexploded WWII Bomb

Saturday saw patients from hospitals in the potentially affected area safely evacuated in transport vehicles and ambulances, while on Sunday authorities beg...


George Clooney Arrives By Boat At Venice Film Festival 2017

He also gushed over his wife's unbelievable abilities as a mother, saying, "She's like an Olympic athlete". Apparently, the two tiniest Clooneys already have ...


It's BJP's cabinet reshuffle, not NDA's, say miffed allies

With no news on the changes to take place in the much-anticipated Cabinet reshuffle by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday morning, even till the eve befor...


Degrees: San Francisco Breaks All-Time Heat Record

Los Angeles resident Tracy Goldman had her vehicle packed in case officials ordered her street to evacuate. Across the bay, Livermore will expected to reach 1...


Who is Alphons Kannanthanam?

He was chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the cabinet rejig today. He is the first Keralite to be inducted in the cabinet of NDA. Two other new...