Florida 'Under State of Emergency' as Irma Approaches

This means there is a danger of life-threatening inundation, from rising water moving inland from the coastline, NHC said . One homeless man who sat on a bench in a promenade that ends at the sea showed no fear, and was unwilling to evacuate. More..

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu has refused
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has refused "to remain silent" on San Suu Kyi

And they are facing it not only in Myanmar , where bigotry is at the root of their longtime effective quarantine, but also from the wider world, where prejudice has long manifested itself as indifference. 'But...More..

USA threats to make North Korea more determined: Pundit
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

USA threats to make North Korea more determined: Pundit

South Korea's Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said on Friday the country is exploring all ways to prevent the North from developing the technology to mount nuclear warheads on missiles, Efe news reported. ...More..

Katia downgraded to tropical storm as it moves into Mexico
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Katia downgraded to tropical storm as it moves into Mexico

EDT (1315 UTC). The hurricane is expected to be nearly a Category 3 storm when it makes landfall in Mexico early Saturday. Katia is still expected to cause chaos and leave 250 millimeters of rain in Ve...More..

by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Three Trump properties in Florida close for Hurricane Irma

Trump called a state of emergency in Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands Tuesday night. Mar-A-Lago is located in an area that has been placed under storm surge warning. On St. Martin, where the...More..

Dutch forces help on devastated St Maarten
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Dutch forces help on devastated St Maarten

He says it remains unclear if Irma caused casualties. Maho Beach Cam's final video image, which was shrouded in gray as rain pummeled the airport, showed deafening wind gusts pounding vehicles, snapping tre...More..

Israeli Warplanes Target Syrian Military Position near Massyaf from Lebanese Airspace
by | Sunday, September 10, 2017

Israeli Warplanes Target Syrian Military Position near Massyaf from Lebanese Airspace

The strike took place on the tenth anniversary of Israel's destruction of a Syrian nuclear reactor and just a day after a United Nations investigation panel reported that Syrian government forces had ca...More..

Haj success opens way for talks with Saudi: Iran
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Haj success opens way for talks with Saudi: Iran

Earlier on Tuesday Iran had thanked Saudi Arabia for running a successful hajj this year, saying it opened the way for negotiations. Saudi Arabia said that Qatar is prolonging the GCC stalemate by failing to ...More..

Long-term United States mortgage rates fall to lowest level this year
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Long-term United States mortgage rates fall to lowest level this year

ARMs in the 7 year category are listed at 3.420% now with an April of 3.815% to start. Popular 15 year loans at the bank can be had for 3.250% with an April of 3.409%. 5/1 ARM interest rates are being quoted a...More..

Supreme Court reserves judgment on marital rape issue
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Supreme Court reserves judgment on marital rape issue

Dr Ashok Anand, head of the gynaecology department, who was also leading the committee, said , "We will assess her first and then go for a C-section". It noted the report by the medical board, which said the t...More..

Cow Vigilantism: SC directs to appoint Dist Nodal Officers
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Cow Vigilantism: SC directs to appoint Dist Nodal Officers

The apex court has asked each state to appoint a senior police official to serve as the nodal officer in each district to ensure that such incidents do not take place. While appreciating the Centre's stand, s...More..

On day 1, Lucknow Metro halts after technical glitch, passengers excavated
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

On day 1, Lucknow Metro halts after technical glitch, passengers excavated

However, the second train from Charbagh Metro Station to Transport Nagar Metro Station at 6.20 am, stopped midway near Durgapuri due to a technical glitch. "In fact, I had thought I will boast to my school ma...More..

Ellen Degeneres reminisces about not being allowed to talk about relationships
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Ellen Degeneres reminisces about not being allowed to talk about relationships

However, what turned out as some innocent fun took a rather racy turn, when special guests, Reese Witherspoon and Pink , didn't hold back. "And I went home, I cried, and I made this Word document", she conti...More..

Utah detective who dragged nurse fired from paramedic job
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Utah detective who dragged nurse fired from paramedic job

A Utah detective who arrested a nurse after she refused to let officers draw blood from an unconscious patient has been fired from his job as a part-time paramedic. Payne was put on paid leave by the Salt L...More..

Doctor says his Kentucky abortion clinic is safe
by | Saturday, September 09, 2017

Doctor says his Kentucky abortion clinic is safe

But the case's significance goes beyond a debate about state law. "The very right to access legal abortion in the state of Kentucky is on the line", Ernest Marshall, a doctor and EMW clinic founder, said in...More..

All wanted credit, none willing to take responsibility — Lucknow Metro Snag
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

All wanted credit, none willing to take responsibility — Lucknow Metro Snag

The second Metro train got stuck at the Mawaiya's special span near Alambagh station because of a technical glitch. The 8.5-km corridor runs between Transport Nagar and Charbagh from 6 am to 10 pm. UP Governor ...More..

Trump will scrap DACA, with six-month delay for replacement, sources say
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Trump will scrap DACA, with six-month delay for replacement, sources say

Meanwhile, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Friday that the president shouldn't cancel DACA. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is on the chopping block, perhaps as soon as Tuesday. The pr...More..

Wichita 'dreamers' react to DACA program cancellation
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Wichita 'dreamers' react to DACA program cancellation

But in a November statement , ASU President Michael Crow pledged his to commitment to DACA students, saying "If DACA is eliminated we will rise to the challenge". Perhaps most importantly, they have persiste...More..

Graham backs Trump ending DACA with 6-month delay
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Graham backs Trump ending DACA with 6-month delay

The Republican governor told reporters Tuesday it's Congress' job to pass immigration law. "I'm here today to announce that the program known as a DACA that was brought under the Obama imitation is bei...More..

Prince George's first day at Thomas's Battersea 'went well' says Prince William
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Prince George's first day at Thomas's Battersea 'went well' says Prince William

The Duke of Cambridge has revealed that Prince George's first day of school "went well" after a "stressful" school run. The two were greeted by Helen Haslem, head of the lower school. He added: 'The empha...More..