• President Buhari addresses UN General Assembly
President Buhari addresses UN General Assembly

Closer to home, he said Nigeria's state institutions "are being strengthened to promote accountability and combat corruption and asset recovery". Africa's "faith in democracy remains firm and unshaken", he added. He proposed for a strong United Nations delegation, from all regions of the globe to negotiate with the North Korean authorities. "...

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  • Hurricane Jose More Likely to Impact Connecticut
Hurricane Jose More Likely to Impact Connecticut

For the SC coast, no direct impact is expected with Jose , but risky surf and rip currents will be possible over the next few days. Although Maria is not yet a hurricane, watches have already been issued in many Caribbean nations. A coastal flood watch is in effect through Wednesday . At 11 p.m., the center of Hurricane Jose was located...

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  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down
Sensex, Nifty end flat; DRL up, Hero MotoCorp down

The BSE market breadth was bearish with 1,311 declines and 1,293 advances. Major gainers in the 30-share index were Dr Reddy's Laboratories (3.33%), Tata Steel (1.64%), I T C (1.27%), Wipro (1.07%), State Bank Of India (1.03%), and Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (1.01%).

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  • Hurricane Maria batters Caribbean, one dead, two missing in Guadeloupe
Hurricane Maria batters Caribbean, one dead, two missing in Guadeloupe

The storm, which has been fluctuating between categories four and five, made a landfall in Dominica as a category five storm at midnight and is now wreaking havoc in St Croix at the US Virgin Islands . Virgin Islands, St. Thomas and St. John, were devastated. The top of a church is seen through branches as Hurricane Maria hits Puerto R...

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  • Detroit Lions valued at $1.7 billion, above only one other National Football League team
Detroit Lions valued at $1.7 billion, above only one other National Football League team

Five years ago, the Cowboys were the lone franchise worth $2 billion, and now all but five of the NFL's 32 teams are at least worth $2 billion, Forbes found. (Bum) Bright, had purchased the Cowboys for $60 million. One team that didn't see a huge jump was the Los Angeles Chargers. The team with the sharpest rise in value was the Atlanta Fa...

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  • Japan deploys missile interceptor near North Korea flight path
Japan deploys missile interceptor near North Korea flight path

He then launched into half a dozen retweets of internet memes celebrating his Make America Great Again campaign theme - topping it off with a GIF montage of himself taking a swing at a golf ball and knocking out his erstwhile Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

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  • Second Suspect Arrested in London, Terror Threat Lowers to Severe
Second Suspect Arrested in London, Terror Threat Lowers to Severe

The level of "critical", the highest of the five levels used to describe the threat, means a further terrorist attack may be imminent. The second arrest took place in Hounslow, London- a few miles away from Heathrow Airport- on Saturday night at 11.50pm.

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  • Rohingya crisis calls for unity
Rohingya crisis calls for unity

In response, Myanmar's military and local Buddhist vigilante groups began a crackdown on the Rohingya , a Muslim minority. Meanwhile, while British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson hosted a meeting to discuss the crisis at the United Nations yesterday, he did not call for punitive sanctions on the country, the New York Times reported.

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  • Predicted Liverpool side to play Leicester: Grujic and Sturridge should start
Predicted Liverpool side to play Leicester: Grujic and Sturridge should start

It's really good to give him the opportunity. Speaking to Press Association, Klopp said: "It is a fantastic opportunity for Alex because since he has been in it has been hard to train on different things because of game after game after game".

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  • Eating Poorly a Factor in 1 in Every 5 Deaths Worldwide
Eating Poorly a Factor in 1 in Every 5 Deaths Worldwide

Christopher Murray, the head of the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington. Generally, male life expectancy was lower than female from 1970 through 2016. Although the rate of death (which takes into account the total number of people worldwide) from noncommunicable diseases declined from 2006 to 2016, it di...

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  • Mississippi State Bulldogs stun LSU Tigers
Mississippi State Bulldogs stun LSU Tigers

Aeris Williams had a superb game running the ball as well (23 carries for 146 yards), while Keith Mixon chipped in with six receptions for 97 yards and a score. After a scoreless first quarter, LSU and Mississippi State brought the offense with them in the second quarter. Darrel Williams had five rushes for 29 yards and LSU's only touchdown...

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  • Answers to Your Questions About Apple's New iPhones
Answers to Your Questions About Apple's New iPhones

However, the backtracking likely came about after the carrier realize that none of the other U.S. mobile networks were imposing data speed limits on the new Apple Watch . MacRumors first noticed earlier this morning that T-Mobile will throttle the Apple Watch Series 3 to 3G speeds, capping out at 512kb/s on its network.

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  • Education Secretary gets lessons from the kids at Nelson Mandela Elementary
Education Secretary gets lessons from the kids at Nelson Mandela Elementary

Hope Academy is a charter school for students in grades 9-12 recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Devos will visit a school in Missouri before heading to in on the last day of the tour. As education journalist Valerie Strauss reports on her at the Washington Post , DeVos's remarks to an audience of public school school children were anyth...

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  • Luiz sees red as Blues held to a point
Luiz sees red as Blues held to a point

Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas (left) and Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey battle for the ball during the Premier League match at Stamford Bridge, London . "But sometimes, it is very odd to finish for the third time in a row with 10 men against Arsenal ".

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  • Global hunger rising with conflicts, climate shocks
Global hunger rising with conflicts, climate shocks

The figure rose by nearly 5 percent year-on-year in 2016 due to an increase in violent conflicts and climate-related shocks around the world, according to an United Nations report released Friday. Asia has the largest number of hungry people - 520 million - and sub-Saharan Africa has the highest proportion of hungry, affecting 20 per cent of the po...

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  • Cuomo plans Friday trip to US Virgin Islands
Cuomo plans Friday trip to US Virgin Islands

The governor warned that the islands face "a long road to rebuild" but stressed that NY would stand with them. He says he saw wrecked buildings and utility poles snapped "like twigs". 124 Airmen from the 106th Rescue Wing of the New York National Guard were deployed to Texas following Hurricane Harvey and separately to Puerto Rico following Hurri...

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  • Teacher assaulted student after not standing during pledge of Allegiance
Teacher assaulted student after not standing during pledge of Allegiance

A sixth grade student claimed he was dragged from his desk by his teacher for sitting down during the pledge of allegiance during his first week of school. Chaney and his wife brought their concerns to the school board, but told reporters they didn't think their concerns were being taken seriously. The ACLU of MI weighed in on the matter via Tw...

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  • Frank Vincent, 'Sopranos' actor, dead at 80
Frank Vincent, 'Sopranos' actor, dead at 80

Vincent's family released the following statement through a publicist (via Deadline ): "Frank lived life on his terms, creating a dynamic and successful path in every endeavor he chose". Television network HBO saluted Vincent on its Twitter account , saying, "Our family will never forget the Leotardo Legacy". Vincent's talents weren't l...

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  • 'I NEED exceptional Yaya' says Guardiola ahead of Man City's Watford trip
'I NEED exceptional Yaya' says Guardiola ahead of Man City's Watford trip

And Sergio Aguero was City's goal hero - yet again. The Portuguese pulled off an incredible display against Liverpool in a insane 3-3 draw to start the season, with last weekend's long-range efforts from Abdoulaye Doucoure and Daryl Janmaat against Southampton bringing their fans another three points to cheer.

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  • Australia call up Handscomb as cover for injured Finch
Australia call up Handscomb as cover for injured Finch

Chennai: Flamboyant India batsman Rohit Sharma feels cricketers have a short shelf life and they shouldn't complain about burnouts.Stating that he doesn't believe in taking a break citing tight schedule as excuse, Rohit said: "Cricketers have limited careers, we can not play till the (age of) 60, 70".

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