Despacito... on calculators — WATCH

Tracking service Nielsen Music said " Look What You Made Me Do " had the second highest number of streams ever over all platforms, trailing the 2013 viral dance craze track " Harlem Shake ". "This is better than the actual song", one person commen... More..

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Florida declares state of emergency with eye on Category 4 Irma
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Florida declares state of emergency with eye on Category 4 Irma

Rick Scott issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency in all 67 counties in the state. The storm is still hanging out in the Atlantic Ocean, gaining steam in the warm water but could hit the Cari...More..

Heitkamp, Cramer plan to join Trump in North Dakota
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Heitkamp, Cramer plan to join Trump in North Dakota

But in a nod to Heitkamp, a vulnerable Democrat running for reelection, Trump will say that North Dakota's energy boom, "is a reminder of what can happen when we promote American jobs instead of obstructing the...More..

Highlights: PM Narendra Modi addresses Indian diaspora in Myanmar's Yangon
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Highlights: PM Narendra Modi addresses Indian diaspora in Myanmar's Yangon

Myanmar officials blamed Rohingya militants for the burning of homes and civilian deaths, but rights monitors and Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh say the Myanmar army is trying to force them out with a campaign ...More..

Police officer in Utah nurse arrest video fired from paramedic job
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Police officer in Utah nurse arrest video fired from paramedic job

Nurse Alex later held a press conference, and Wubbels was joined by her lawyer, Karra Porter, as she called for the police to be better trained. "The suspect in this incident was fleeing from Utah State H...More..

Trump's UN Envoy: Iran Deal 'Designed to Be Too Big to Fail'
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Trump's UN Envoy: Iran Deal 'Designed to Be Too Big to Fail'

But we think she doth protest too much. "While I have discussed it with him, I do not know what decision he will make", Haley said . One would be to accept Iran as a de facto nuclear weapons state with the l...More..

Britons want to see immigration controlled: May
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Britons want to see immigration controlled: May

The "Britain first" proposals in a Home Office document aim to ensure that citizens in low-skilled jobs do not lose out to migrants. High-skilled workers could obtain work permits for three to five years. T...More..

Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' over North Korea impasse
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' over North Korea impasse

Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera and his Indian counterpart, Arun Jaitley, confirmed Tuesday the necessity of increasing pressure on North Korea in cooperation with the worldwide community, amid Pyongyang's ad...More..

Observer Groups Did No Wrong In Kenya Elections, It Was Credible - IDEG
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Observer Groups Did No Wrong In Kenya Elections, It Was Credible - IDEG

Other contenders for the presidential seat on Tuesday went to court to block the commission's move to block them from the election re-run. It has since emerged that the IEBC had signed a two-year contract w...More..

Trump overrules GOP with deal on spending, debt, Harvey aid
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Trump overrules GOP with deal on spending, debt, Harvey aid

Congress will need to approve the deal before it is finalised. "It's very clear that the majority of our members feel like attaching the debt ceiling, a clean debt ceiling, without structural reforms to Harve...More..

House Intelligence Committee Subpoenas FBI, DOJ for Dossier Documents
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

House Intelligence Committee Subpoenas FBI, DOJ for Dossier Documents

He further demands that if the two refuse to turn over documents he'll hold them in contempt, which could mean a up to a year in prison. The House intelligence committee subpoenaed the FBI and Justice Depar...More..

Honda to launch first hybrid SUV for Europe at Frankfurt
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Honda to launch first hybrid SUV for Europe at Frankfurt

Like the Accord Hybrid , the CR-V Hybrid prototype is powered by Honda's Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive hybrid system. Honda has yet to announce when the CR-V Hybrid will arrive in they U.S. The last two bring t...More..

First date goes terribly wrong when woman throws poo out apartment window
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

First date goes terribly wrong when woman throws poo out apartment window

He has now set up a GoFundMe page to fix the window that firefighters had to pull apart to get his date out of, which is how the entire world now knows about this woman's unfortunate experience. "I was st...More..

South Carolina Governor Declares State of Emergency
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

South Carolina Governor Declares State of Emergency

Beaufort County Sheriff's Lt. Col. Neil Baxley said officials there are preparing for the worst case scenario, which would be a landfall near Hilton Head Island with a storm surge of up to 15 feet (5 meters) of...More..

Blast at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan Results in 'Small Number of Casualties'
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Blast at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan Results in 'Small Number of Casualties'

In a statement early on Wednesday, before the leaflet drop became widely known, the USA military said the incident had been a mistake. Three civilians were injured in a suicide bomb attack at the southern...More..

North Korea Launches Another Missile, This One Over Japan
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

North Korea Launches Another Missile, This One Over Japan

Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), North Korea's official news agency, quoted leader Kim Jong-un stating the country's latest drill was "the first step of the military operation of the Korean People's Army (KPA...More..

North Korea crisis: United States bombers drill over Korean peninsula
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

North Korea crisis: United States bombers drill over Korean peninsula

B-1B bombers above and near the Korean peninsula on Thursday, two days after North Korea sharply raised tension by firing a missile over Japan. "The US imperialists and the south Korean puppet forces do not...More..

by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

US, Allies in Show of Force against N. Korea

Joseph Dunford is the top general of the US military. "North Korea's actions are a threat to our allies, partners and homeland, and their destabilising actions will be met accordingly", said General Terrenc...More..

North Korea fires missile over Japan in longest-ever test
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

North Korea fires missile over Japan in longest-ever test

This could risk triggering a military retaliation from the United States if something goes wrong. The videos showed two types of new missiles with ranges of 497 miles and 310 miles being fired from truck-moun...More..

Blind USC walk-on Jake Olson helps Trojans score
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Blind USC walk-on Jake Olson helps Trojans score

Olson, a lifelong USC fan, has been blind since the age of 12 because of a rare form of retinal cancer but has been around the Trojans program since 2009, when then coach Pete Carroll heard about his story ...More..