by | August 19, 2017 | 00:06

Dunford said Thursday that a peaceful resolution to North Korea tensions was still preferred, but that nobody thinks economic pressure will be enough to force Pyongyang to back down. Pyongyang has chose to postpone plans to fire missiles into waters off the USA island territory of Guam and will wait to see what the US does next.

by | August 19, 2017 | 00:01

After narrowly missing out on the 2016 NCAA Playoffs, the Penn State Board of Trustees' Committee on Compensation made a decision to go forward with Franklin for the foreseeable future. James is a tremendous leader of young men, motivating them to extend their reach and impact far beyond what they might have thought possible on the field, in the classroom and community.

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:45

At a briefing yesterday to mark his 100th day in office, Moon insisted there will be no second Korean war but urged the North to stop further nuclear and missile tests, warning Pyongyang to end its "dangerous gamble". Some market watchers expressed worries that a prolonged crisis over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs could put a damper on South Korea's growth momentum.

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:41

The jackpot for Saturday night's Powerball drawing has swelled to a $535 annuity or a $340.1 million cash prize, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. Be patient when waiting to get a ticket. Players can the Idaho Lottery's free Check-a-ticket app (available at the App Store or Google Play Store).

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:34

The draft report on children and armed conflict, which still has to be approved by U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and is subject to change, blamed the Saudi-led coalition for more than 680 child casualties and three-quarters of the attacks on schools and hospitals in Yemen .

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:32

Nunes told her husband she wanted to look at some jewelry, so Tucker, a construction worker, headed to the restroom, she said. Nunes gave NBC a photo which was taken in La Rambla shortly before they became separated, showing the couple enjoying themselves.

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:24

What should you do? Not sure about you, but we'll take the safety device that involves eating a half-pepperoni-half-mushroom before use. That being said, the absolute best and safest way to view the solar eclipse, according to NASA , is through special objective "solar filters" such as special glasses that have made specifically for reducing the light from a solar eclipse; do not use regular sunglasses as they can still transmit "thousands of times too much sunlight" for the human eye ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:11

It is likely the environment movement will be keeping a close watch on developments in the high court, and on government decision making between now and when Canavan and Joyce have their cases considered. A caseworker advised her she "was of the view" that she was a British citizen by descent through her Scottish-born father. Senator Xenophon confirmed this morning he was making inquiries with the British Home Office over his citizenship status, only hours after deputy Nationals leader Fiona ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 23:04

NBC Boston . "If they want to come have their own rally, we don't want any part of it". Police are urging people not to bring backpacks. Christopher Cantwell, a self-described white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, said Thursday that he was contacted by a member of the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force about helping defuse any violence in Boston .

by | August 18, 2017 | 22:50

More than 600 are still missing. She added: "Our new support will provide basic life-saving supplies like food, water, shelter and clothing to people who have lost everything". The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said 3D mapping of affected neighbourhoods was taking place around Sugar Loaf mountain, which partially collapsed on Monday, and said voluntary evacuations may extend to more areas, potentially increasing the number of displaced.

by | August 18, 2017 | 22:33

The Red Cross said it would cancel its annual fundraiser at the club because "it has increasingly become a source of controversy and pain for many of our volunteers, employees and supporters", the charity said in a statement Friday. The White House has since disbanded the forum . Cosgrove personally was criticized for that decision as well as his statements Monday and Wednesday declining to resign from the Strategic and Policy forum.

by | August 18, 2017 | 22:27

The remarks, which Erdogan made at a prayer service in Istanbul , are an escalation of a brewing standoff between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation nations. The vote, held in April, narrowly passed. She also angered Erdogan earlier this year when Turkish politicians were barred from addressing rallies of expats in Germany to drum up support for a referendum to expand Erdogan's powers.

by | August 18, 2017 | 22:12

Throughout the high-visibility campaign that runs through Labor Day , Sept. 4, local law enforcement officers will be ramping up their efforts for extra patrols on Logan County roads to keep up with the influx of traffic and activity, the deputy related.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:29

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma's unemployment rate edged up to 4.4 percent in July, slightly higher than the 4.3 percent of each of the previous four months. A year ago, Iowa's unemployment rate was 3.7 percent - still very low. There were 33,000 more unemployed people in MA in July 2017 than in the same month past year, when the unemployment rate was 3.6 percent, labor officials said.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:12

Created in 2009, Cyber Command now shares resources, headquarters, and its commander with the National Security Agency, America's premier signals intelligence agency. Cybercom's mission is different in that it disrupts and destroys adversaries' networks against incoming threats to critical systems, including the US military's computers.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:13

Both Moscow and Berlin expressed alarm over the rise in rhetoric over North Korea, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged Pyongyang and Washington to sign up to a joint Russian-Chinese plan by which North Korea would freeze missile tests and the United States and South Korea would impose a moratorium on large-scale military exercises.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:12

North Korea's leader has delayed a decision on firing missiles towards Guam while he watches USA actions a little longer, the North's state media said on Tuesday, as South Korea's president said Seoul would seek to prevent war by all means.

by | August 18, 2017 | 19:59

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is investigating. Another monument - a memorial to Confederate troops that's located outstide the state capitol - was discovered spray-painted white this week. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our attractive statues and monuments", President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter Thursday.

by | August 18, 2017 | 19:50

He urged African leaders to start looking inward and be directly involved in the destiny and future of their countries. "We have shown in Nigeria that whatever problems we have, we can resolve them". There is really no justification for all the effort that goes into cutting Africa off from itself, as if sharing lessons and experiences with one another might be harmful, without adult supervision.

by | August 18, 2017 | 19:44

On his way to the party office, the BJP president unveiled a statue of party ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya at Lal Ghat Square. The party made a presentation at the gathering, asking for feedback and suggestions from state units to strengthen the BJP.

by | August 18, 2017 | 19:37

The Little League World Series tournament gets underway, Thursday, Aug, 17, 2017 in South Williamsport , Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Joey Randazzo's teammates marveled as the Grosse Pointe, Michigan, shortstop lifted pitch after pitch over the left field fence during Little League World Series batting practice on Wednesday.

by | August 18, 2017 | 19:28

The movie's producers Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, and Debra Hayward were all previously Oscar-nominated for their work on Les Misérables. Saoirse takes the lead role as Mary while Margot Robbie will star alongside her as Elizabeth I (yes, we're also struggling to envision the latter but she could pull it off).

by | August 18, 2017 | 18:06

CNBC is reporting that the members of the President's Strategic and Policy Forum-a group that included representatives from GM, Walmart, Pepsi, Boeing, and a number of top financial firms-have chose to dissolve their group in the wake of Donald Trump's remarks defending the white supremacist rally/riot in Charlottesville , Virginia, last weekend.

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:55

Another local newspaper, Helsingin Sanomat , reports "pictures taken from the place of events show one body bag". Finnish broadcaster YLE said at least two other people had been injured in the incident. The outlet also reported that a body has been covered at a junction, and that police and rescue personnel are at the scene. A few minutes later cops tweeted a suspect had been shot in the leg and taken into custody.

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:49

China had repeatedly asked the United States to suspend its joint military maneuvers with South Korea in exchange for North Korea halting its nuclear and ballistic missile tests, a proposal Dunford said was a non-negotiable point. The president was likely alluding to such issues as North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and the territorial disputes in the South China Sea. "That is the message the president has wanted to send to the leadership of North Korea", Tillerson said, "to remind ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:40

London put forward two options for future customs arrangements with Brussels - the first one would involve no customs border at all and the second one counts with "highly-streamlined" customs checks. Secretary of state for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire said: 'This paper shows the government's commitment to protecting and advancing the unique interests of Northern Ireland as we leave the EU.

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:39

In a new government paper released on Wednesday, London said it wanted to avoid "a hard border for the movement of goods", and to maintain existing agreements which cover British and Irish citizens' rights to travel and residence in each other's countries .

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:15

In addition to this prediction on Twitter yesterday, Schwartz also gave a little bit of insight into the minds of the Trump children. The journalist criticised the American leader, calling him a "toddler with reactive attachment disorder" and whose development ended at 7 years old.

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:03

Modi, in his speech, said the hidden black money has been brought into the formal economy through demonetisation. "We brought in a "small" change - people can recommend names for awards, unlike the past", he said. Steps like demonetisation, notification of benami law and its enforcement to seize Rs 800 crore worth properties, crackdown on shell companies and post-demonetisation data mining to detect suspicious accounts, have underlined the Prime Minister's integrity, the Government's intent ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 17:00

The government hospitals have set up isolation wards. These health workers have already completed the task of identifying swine flu positive cases through door-to-door survey, covering over four crore citizens, the release said. "Of these, 994 people are still under treatment, while 208 have succumbed to the disease", the release said adding that 681 patients were discharged after treatment.

by | August 18, 2017 | 16:28

U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford , left, chats with President Xi Jinping during a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing , Thursday, Aug. "The alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" Tokyo remains on alert against potential military provocations by Pyongyang after North Korea threatened to fire missiles towards the Pacific island of Guam, US territory, which would have flown over Japan.

by | August 18, 2017 | 16:25

A storm with high winds and heavy rain was reported in the Okarche area in northern Canadian and southern Kingfisher counties and moving east, northeast just before 5 a.m. Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Although we can't completely rule out an shower or thunderstorm most areas should remain dry with highs in the lower to mid 90s.

by | August 18, 2017 | 15:44

When he was asked for his reaction to Trump's statements, the governor still wouldn't answer. "I served in the Navy". Florida Republicans like Marco Rubio , Carlos Curbelo and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen have called out the president directly for the comments, but Scott has remained notably silent.

by | August 18, 2017 | 15:35

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop previously confirmed that four Australians had been hurt in the terrorist attack, and that one remained unaccounted for. Later in the evening police shot dead five jihadists in a Spanish beach resort to stop a second attempted vehicle attack. That person is now believed to be Julian .

by | August 18, 2017 | 14:57

The Strategic and Policy Forum was headed by Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman, a close ally of Trump in the business world. ET "Thank you all!" Meanwhile, the economic group said: "The debate over forum participation has become a distraction from our well-intentioned and honest desire to aid vital policy discussions on how to improve the lives of everyday Americans".