• About 6.1 million without power in US Southeast after Irma: utilities
About 6.1 million without power in US Southeast after Irma: utilities

FPL said on Wednesday it had provided power to some parts of a nursing home where people died after the facility lost electricity during Irma and that the home was not on a list "critical facilities" prioritized for emergency power restoration.

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  • Turkey defends deal with Russia, says 'will take its own security measures'
Turkey defends deal with Russia, says 'will take its own security measures'

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday indicated that Turkey went ahead with the purchase of Russia's S-400 missile system because it was exhausted of waiting for another supplier. Ankara has been angered by USA support for the PKK's Syrian offshoot YPG in the battle against Daesh in Syria. The purchase came in spite of protest by North Atla...

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  • Olive Garden Pasta Pass 9/14: $100 for 8 weeks of unlimited pasta
Olive Garden Pasta Pass 9/14: $100 for 8 weeks of unlimited pasta

That gives those lucky customers an all-inclusive, eight-day trip for two to Italy along with the eight weeks of unlimited pasta. Act fast - this sold out very quickly the last time they offered it and there are only 22,000 available on 9/14.

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  • OPEC Drops Oil Production First Time since March to Drain Global Glut
OPEC Drops Oil Production First Time since March to Drain Global Glut

According to the report, the value of Iranian heavy crude was further lifted buoyed again by an uplift in OSP offsets and supported by healthy global sour markets. "In 2018, non-OPEC oil supply is forecast to grow by 1.0 mb/d, following a downward revision to Russian Federation and Kazakhstan, totalling 0.1 mb/d".

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  • David Johnson questionable to return from wrist injury vs. Lions
David Johnson questionable to return from wrist injury vs. Lions

The game slated for 1:00 PM EST in Ford Field, Detroit , Michigan. Taking charge at running back will be David Johnson , the young and gifted posted an exceptional performance in last season. The Cardinals feature 17 players who are on their active roster for the first time . Arizona was a trendy Super Bowl pick last season but a dismal star...

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  • North Korea Not a Nuclear Power, Says Putin
North Korea Not a Nuclear Power, Says Putin

Moon Jae-in, who postured as a THAAD opponent during his election campaign, ordered the full deployment in late July after North Korea tested a long-range Hwaseong-14 ballistic missile. Putin also called for the re-implementation of worldwide law and dialogue among concerned parties over the North Korea issue. Sanctions have done little to stop...

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  • Quake death toll: 32 victims in 3 states
Quake death toll: 32 victims in 3 states

Tens of thousands of emergency packs, as well as 100 extra police officers and rescue dogs were sent to Juchitán, Oaxaca, said to be the worst affected town. President Buhari said that Nigerians sympathised with Mexico and are praying for the repose of the souls of the departed and the quick recovery of the injured.

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  • PH suspends trade with North Korea to comply with United Nations resolution
PH suspends trade with North Korea to comply with United Nations resolution

Diplomatic sources said Russian Federation and China opposed the measures as a whole, except for the ban on textiles, during a meeting Friday of experts from the 15 Security Council members. "We have no leverage. They have produced nothing". "War is never something the Unites States wants - we don't want it now". The U.S. demand for the Security ...

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  • North Korea celebrates nuclear test
North Korea celebrates nuclear test

Trump and Chinese president Xi Jinping spoke for 45 minutes Wednesday as the United States president seeks China's help in putting pressure on Pyongyang. China and South Korea criticized Pyongyang. 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...

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  • Hurricane Katia weakens into tropical storm
Hurricane Katia weakens into tropical storm

The country has been dealing with twin national emergencies this week: at least a further 65 people had already been killed in an quake, the strongest in decades. In its 7 p.m. advisory, the National Hurricane Center said Katia now has maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said the storm's maximum sus...

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  • Wreckage and Recovery in Puerto Rico After Irma
Wreckage and Recovery in Puerto Rico After Irma

As Hurricane Irma bore down on the southern United States on Wednesday, airlines adjusted flight schedules, made cancellations and assured passengers they would not have to pay unusually high fares ahead of the storm's arrival. ET, 46 minutes ahead of schedule, according to FlightRadar24. According to Rabinowitz, they were on the ground for a t...

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  • South Korea completes THAAD deployment
South Korea completes THAAD deployment

French President Emmanuel Macron is calling on the global community to put more pressure on North Korea to bring the country back to the negotiating table, in response to Pyongyang's latest nuclear test. Putin and Abe are set to meet later Thursday. Mocking and blackmailing Korea is not worthy of a great nation like China. But all of a sudden, th...

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  • SpaceX launches super-secret spaceplane as Hurricane Irma nears Florida
SpaceX launches super-secret spaceplane as Hurricane Irma nears Florida

The Falcon 9 has now returned to its launchpad at Cape Canaveral in the 16th successful return of a first-stage booster, and the seventh to take place on solid ground. By comparison, Nasa's retired space shuttles were 122ft long with a 78ft wingspan. The X-37B is the first uncrewed space plane for the US, and is designed for reusability a...

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  • Schumer, Pelosi urge bipartisan cooperation on Harvey aid and debt ceiling
Schumer, Pelosi urge bipartisan cooperation on Harvey aid and debt ceiling

But by the end of the meeting, Trumpsided with Democrats who wanted a three-month increase. " Republican leaders were visibly annoyed by Ivanka's presence". The discussion arrived at a standstill, the source said, until Trump unexpectedly agreed with Democrats on the need for a three-month extension. "Let's think about this: We've got all this d...

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  • Fire Outbreak In School not an Accident
Fire Outbreak In School not an Accident

There has been a spate of similar attacks on schools in different parts of Kenya, Mr Matiang'i said. "We have lost seven students in this unfortunate incident", Education Minister Fred Matiangi said when he visited the Moi Girls High School in Nairobi.

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  • Tropical Storm Jose forms behind Irma
Tropical Storm Jose forms behind Irma

V.C. Bird International Airport says it is shutting down Tuesday to seek protection from the powerful storm, The Associated Press reported . Right now Jose has sustained winds of 40 miles per hour moving WNW at 13 miles per hour. Nicholas to Port-Au-Prince. Invest 95L is generating a wide area of rain and storms, and a tropical depression co...

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  • NFL players' union sues over Elliott's 6-game domestic ban
NFL players' union sues over Elliott's 6-game domestic ban

Hours earlier, on the final day of the appeal hearing for Elliot's six-game suspension for allegedly abusing his ex-girlfriend Tiffany Thomspon, it was reported by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that Kia Roberts , the NFL's lead investigator on this particular case, recommended to the league that Elliott not be suspended .

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  • Iowa beats Wyoming in season opener, 24-3
Iowa beats Wyoming in season opener, 24-3

Wyoming also failed to capitalize on a solid performance from its defense. However, UW managed just 233 yards of total offense - 3.3 yards per play. "We worked hard on stripping the football over the summer and it helped us make plays today", Bohl said. To the dismay of the 12 scouts from seven National Football League teams in attendance, A...

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  • Cambodia's 'Descent Into Dictatorship.' Prominent Independent Paper Forced to Close
Cambodia's 'Descent Into Dictatorship.' Prominent Independent Paper Forced to Close

He urged other nations to put pressure on Mr. Hun Sen. A former Khmer Rouge cadre, he has become one of China's closest regional allies and has been making increasingly strident criticisms of the US. Neither the U.S. state department nor the White House responded immediately to a request for comment. The government has stepped up attacks on the U...

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  • FM Khawaja Asif to leave for China on Sept 8
FM Khawaja Asif to leave for China on Sept 8

He also warned Pakistan that it has "much to lose" by harbouring terrorists. On August 21, US President Donald Trump unveiled his new strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia during a speech , in which he called on Pakistan to do more to crack down on terrorist safe havens, warning that otherwise the United States would cut its aid to the cou...

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