by | August 13, 2017 | 18:03

If named, the storm will become Tropical Storm Gert. As of Sunday morning the system was weak, but is expected to strengthen into a tropical storm by the end of the day. However, a turn to the north and eventually northeast is forecast to begin tonight, which should steer the storm away from the U.S. That wave has just moved off the coast of Africa and is expected to move westward over the next few days.

by | August 13, 2017 | 17:38

Suman Ghimire, chairman of the Regional Hotel Association, said the trapped tourists were being rescued with the help of elephants. According to the Ministry of Home Affairs, at least 13 persons were injured in the rain-related incidents and 17 others remained missing.

by | August 13, 2017 | 17:09

Due to wetness in climate many swine flu patients are diagnosed at different districts. Suspected swine flu cases in the month of August have come as a shocker for the doctors. Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said 753 cases of swine flu (influenza H1N1) were reported between January 1 and August 6, adding that enough stocks of medicine were available to tackle the disease.

by | August 13, 2017 | 17:06

He obtained a large hammer. A fourth woman survived the assault and is hospitalized. The bodies of 58-year-old Lynn Vanderhall, 29-year-old Melissa Vanderhall 29-year-old Janel Simpson were discovered early Saturday in a home on Perry Street in Hempstead.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:41

In a background briefing with reporters on Saturday, White House officials pointed to frustration from USA businesses that they have to share intellectual property with China as a condition for doing business in the country. Despite Trump's previous comments, officials at the briefing repeatedly rebuffed any attempt by reporters to connect the possible investigation to the North Korea situation.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:29

Food prices rose by 0.2 percent in July after coming in unchanged in June, while energy prices edged down by 0.1 percent after tumbling by 1.6 percent in the previous month. "It's tailor-made for somebody to misuse". "And I think it's something that has been tested in recent-enough memory that Kim Jong Un realizes that we have a capacity".

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:22

Traders across the globe reacted with dismay to Trump's warning Thursday that his earlier threat to unleash " fire and fury " on the reclusive nuclear-armed state may not have been "tough enough". Shares Snap fell 1.94, or 14%, to 11.83 after the Snapchat parent reported earnings late Thursday that missed analyst forecasts. The dollar index fell 0.32 per cent, with the euro up 0.42 per cent to US$1.1819.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:26

Meanwhile, in a separate statement issued by the Elysee Palace on Saturday, Macron urged the worldwide community to refrain from escalating the situation around North Korea . "I think he's there mentally". This was revealed after a Defense Intelligence Agency report indicated that the country has manufactured a miniaturized nuclear warhead which can fit inside long-range missiles capable of reaching that continental United States.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:41

Bengkulu resident Dedek Hendri said he was reading an e-book on his laptop when he felt the natural disaster. A strong quake has struck off the coast of southern Sumatra in Indonesia. Sungaipenuh resident Amalia, 28, said she also fled her house, and so did other residents in her neighborhood. When contacted, the Singapore Civil Defence Force said it was aware of the quake but had not received any calls for assistance.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:10

At a meeting in Washington in May, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pressed his ASEAN counterparts to fully implement and adhere to United Nations sanctions on North Korea. The ARF is an annual security gathering involving foreign ministers from almost 30 nations including China, Japan, South Korea, the United States and the ASEAN members.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:04

Mattis says any action by North Korea would be grossly overmatched by the USA, and that Pyongyang would lose any arms race or conflict it started. And I want to stay right there right now. If carried out, it would be the North's most provocative missile launch to date. It says North Korea will complete a plan by mid-August for the "historic enveloping fire at Guam", convey it to the commander in chief of its nuclear force and then "wait for his order".

by | August 13, 2017 | 14:44

Charlottesville police identified the driver as 20-year-old James Alex Fields of OH and charged him with second-degree murder and other crimes. Witnesses said it looked like the driver meant to mow down people. He added that hate and division in the country must stop, but that it is not linked to his presidency because it has "been going on for a long, long time".

by | August 13, 2017 | 13:29

The bill includes Iran's countermeasure plans for any U.S. acts of exploitation and terrorism in the region, as well as the Western country's hostile moves that undermine the successful implementation of Iran's nuclear deal, dubbed JCPOC, which went into effect in January 2016.

by | August 13, 2017 | 13:16

South Korea urged calm. Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. It's crucial to lower the possibility of these three from occurring. However, as customers sip on their coffee and grab lunch, Kim Jong Un's threat is what many are talking about.

by | August 13, 2017 | 11:35

United States President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted that military solutions were "fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely". President Donald Trump has issued fresh threats of swift and forceful retaliation against nuclear North Korea, declaring the US military "locked and loaded" and warning that the communist country's leader "will regret it fast" if he takes any action against USA territories or allies.

by | August 13, 2017 | 11:21

Meanwhile, regional parties, including the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP), pushed for a consensus against any revocation, while the BJP decried "deliberate fear psychosis". The BJP, which is an alliance partner in the Mehbooba Mufti-led government in the state, has been calling for the scrapping of the special provision since the party's inception in 1980.

by | August 13, 2017 | 11:09

In 3.08pm trading, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index fell 1 percent. The Nasdaq added 39.68 points, or 0.6 percent, to 6,256.56. Apple (AAPL.O) pared gains after rising as much as 1.91 percent to an all-time high and provided the biggest boost to all three indexes, while healthcare stocks such as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) were the biggest weight on the S&P.

by | August 13, 2017 | 11:06

When foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) met in Manila last weekend, the timing seemed just right to tackle the simmering tension on the Korean peninsula. It is also alleged to have threatened countries operating in the area including Vietnam. "Yet at the same time they can not risk a major confrontation with their much more powerful northern neighbour".

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:40

The landslide occurred around 12.20am on the Mandi-Pathankot highway near Kotropi village in Jogindernagar tehsil, burying two Himachal Road Transport Corporation buses, some private vehicles and several houses. People present on the spot said the rescue operation was affected by rains. The number of passengers in the buses could be between 30 and 40 as the number of passengers who boarded the bus en route was not known.

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:28

World No. 3 Matsuyama, coming off a World Golf Championships victory last week at Akron, fired a bogey-free seven-under par 64 to match Kisner at eight-under 134 for 36 holes at Quail Hollow in the year's final major tournament. "It's just unfortunate because I was actually in a rhythm and the momentum was going my way and we got called off". The threat of lightning in North Carolina meant play was disrupted for nearly two hours, but Matsuyama managed to pick up from where he left ...

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:18

Islamic extremists in Africa are still believed to be holding a Colombian nun taken from Mali, an Australian doctor and a Romanian man seized at different times in Burkina Faso, and an American who was working with a non profit organisation in Niger.

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:09

He said: We have troops all over the world in places that are very far away. Venezuela was "a mess, a very risky mess and a sad situation", Trump said, adding that people there were suffering and dying. Other Latin American countries also condemned Mr Trump's comments, including Mexico, Colombia and Peru, which said Mr Trump's threat was against United Nations principles.

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:03

But residents are increasingly anxious over Washington's escalating war of words with North Korea. The release came just days after North Korea's army said in a statement that it was reviewing a plan to attack the USA territory. "I don't see a military solution and I don't think it's called for", Merkel said Friday, calling on the U.N. Security Council to continue to address the crisis.

by | August 13, 2017 | 09:09

DPRK stands for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Rep. David Cicilline urged Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday to call back the House from its August recess in order to debate legislation that would require congressional approval for a US pre-emptive strike.

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:31

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by | August 13, 2017 | 07:27

If Kim Jong-un threatened Guam , the United States or any allies again, " he will truly regret it, and he will regret it fast ", Trump said. The back-and-forth, which unsettled global markets , prompted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to dial back on Trump's statement , saying , "nothing that I have seen and nothing that I know of would indicate that the situation has dramatically changed in the last 24 hours".

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:26

CATE, the Continental American Telescope Eclipse, is an experiment more than two years in the making. The glasses were branded "Solar Eclipse Glasses 2017", and appear to be no longer available for purchase on the site. The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special eclipse glasses or filters that are ISO compliant #12312-2 and CE certified.

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:17

The ringleader of a recent attack on a Venezuelan military base and another military officer in the raid have been captured, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino said in a tweet on Friday. Trump said Venezuela's political crisis was among the topics discussed at the talks he hosted at his golf club in New Jersey with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley.

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:11

On Thursday , Trump attacked the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un personally, saying: "He has disrespected our country greatly". "Was this statement signed off on by anyone?" Trump has warned the North that it would "truly regret" attacking the USA, and that the U.S.

by | August 13, 2017 | 06:48

After rally attendees and protesters dispersed, a auto rammed into a group of people Saturday afternoon. The comment and Trump's refusal to directly name white supremacist groups for inciting violence in Charlottesville-where a person drove a vehicle into a crowd of people injuring 19 people and killing one person-has resulted in a wave of criticism from all sides regarding his inability to stand up to racist white hate groups.

by | August 13, 2017 | 06:34

A number of research analysts have weighed in on X shares. Jefferies Group LLC restated a buy rating and set a $9.00 price objective on shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.86%. Citigroup initiated AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) on Monday, August 22 with "Neutral" rating.

by | August 13, 2017 | 06:27

When asked about Trump's nuclear arsenal tweets, White House spokesperson Lindsay Walters told reporters to refer to an executive order the president signed early on in his term where he asked for the Nuclear Posture Review. "Alarming thing to lie about". Rasmussen Reports , a poll Trump himself has cited on Twitter , shows 45 percent of likely USA voters approve of his performance.

by | August 13, 2017 | 05:51

European stock markets fell further in opening trade on Friday on intensifying fears over North Korea , dealers said. Australia was off 1.2 percent. 'Stock markets in Europe are still under pressure because of the heightened tensions surrounding North Korea, ' said David Madden, market analyst at CMC Markets UK.

by | August 13, 2017 | 05:48

It may be inferred that North Korea has more than four of such missiles, which could give the USA leader a great source of anxiety until possibly the end of his presidency. Washington has been repeatedly stating that no option including the use of military force could be ruled out. Perhaps only Beijing could stop Pyongyang from nuking Guam now.

by | August 13, 2017 | 05:25

However, the event was shut down by authorities in the early afternoon. Abruptly, a silver or gray vehicle rams into the back of another vehicle, slamming one or more cars ahead of it amid the crowd of protesters. A 20-year-old OH man was arrested and faces possible charges of second-degree murder in connection with driving a auto that rammed a crowd in Charlottesville that killed one woman an injured 19 others, according to news reports.