• U.S. seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong
U.S. seeks to freeze assets of North Korea's Kim Jong

The move was met with outrage at the United Nations, where diplomats convened Monday for an emergency session of the security council. The United States is reportedly pushing for the toughest ever sanctions against North Korea in the wake of its latest nuclear test, which experts say could have a crippling effect on the Kim Jong-un regime as it t...

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  • Hurricane Irma: Mayor announces 'State of Emergency' for Jacksonville
Hurricane Irma: Mayor announces 'State of Emergency' for Jacksonville

The Carolinas nearly certainly will feel the brunt of powerful Hurricane Irma in some way early next week, forecasters say, but within the cone of possible paths, there are several scenarios. "Remember: We can rebuild your home, but we cannot rebuild your life". Tuesday is a First Alert Weather Day for us.with potential tropical storm impacts s...

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  • Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake
Hurricane Katia Brings Heavy Rain to Mexico a Day After Quake

Katia could bring life-threatening flash floods to areas in the mountains just to the west. A hurricane warning is in effect for an area ranging from Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde , where the storm is expected to make landfall. He says that Katia's winds may be strong enough to down trees, damage weak structures including roof tops and could even ...

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  • China's U-turn after BRICS summit: Beijing defends Pakistan on terror
China's U-turn after BRICS summit: Beijing defends Pakistan on terror

However, by coming out in support of Pakistan, China has gone back on the Brics declaration that said any nation that is found supporting terrorist acts must be held accountable, Indian media reported. "No one knows Pakistan and understands Pakistan better than China", he said. Pakistani Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif and the acting foreign minis...

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  • FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico
FOX61 viewer shows the damage done by Hurricane Irma in Puerto Rico

An infant died in Barbuda and at least two people died in the islands of St Barts and St Martin as a result of Irma, a catastrophic category 5 hurricane that is now passing Puerto Rico on its path of destruction through the northern Caribbean.

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  • Irma: dolphins evacuated by helicopter to Cuba
Irma: dolphins evacuated by helicopter to Cuba

Amanda Mooney, of Ottawa, was also lucky. "I've been since Monday trying to find out...and I've gotten nowhere with Air Canada and/or Air Canada vacations", she said prior to the afternoon update from the airline. Most of the damage was expected to come from storm surges and towering waves that caused coastal flooding from Gibara to Baracoa. L...

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  • Official Madrid reacted sharply to the decision of Catalonia
Official Madrid reacted sharply to the decision of Catalonia

Madrid hopes that legal, political and economic pressure on Catalonia will force the secessionists to abandon their referendum plans. Catalan regional President Carles Puigdemont stands with coalition party deputies after voting to hold an independence referendum in the Catalonian regional Parliament in Barcelona, Spain, early September 7, 201...

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  • Trump Ethics Lawyer's Wife Caught Having Sex with Inmate, Deputies Say
Trump Ethics Lawyer's Wife Caught Having Sex with Inmate, Deputies Say

Her husband, Bobby Burchfield , is a veteran GOP lawyer whom the Trump Organization picked as outside ethics counsel to help navigate the potential conflicts of interest between the business and the Trump administration. Burchfield, who is from McLean, Virginia, faces up to 12 months in jail and a fine of up to $2,500 if found guilty, according to...

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  • Donald Trump Trust Ethics Attorney's Wife Busted Having Sex with Jail Inmate
Donald Trump Trust Ethics Attorney's Wife Busted Having Sex with Jail Inmate

Teresa Jo Burchfield was arrested Tuesday afternoon in a parking lot adjacent to the Fauquier County Adult Detention Center after deputies found her in the backseat of a auto with an inmate/trustee at the jail, according to sheriff's office Sgt.

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  • Who Is Teresa Jo Burchfield? Wife Of Trump Lawyer Arrested
Who Is Teresa Jo Burchfield? Wife Of Trump Lawyer Arrested

According to the Fauquier Times , Teresa Jo Burchfield , 53, is married to Bobby R. Burchfield , a partner at Washington, D.C.'s King & Spalding, who was appointed as an independent ethics adviser to the Donald J. Fauquier County Sheriff's Office would not identify the inmate or elaborate on his connection to Burchfield. Burchfield was released...

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  • WashPost: Mueller Team to Interview 6 Current, Former Trump Aides on Russian Federation
WashPost: Mueller Team to Interview 6 Current, Former Trump Aides on Russian Federation

The conversations aboard Air Force One about how to respond to reports of Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer may have exposed those White House aides to the special counsel's scrutiny. CNN previously said it was not interested in hiring Spicer as a contributor. In a sign that Mueller's investigation may be intensifying, he ordered FBI age...

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  • Army to induct 800 women into military police
Army to induct 800 women into military police

In yet another significant step towards inducting women into the military, the Army on Friday said it would admit almost 800 women into the Corps of Military Police in non-officer ranks over the next few years. The Indian Army is also starting two more residential Army Public Schools which are likely to come up at Bhopal and Mamun in Punjab. It...

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  • Digvijaya Singh shares abusive meme on Twitter against PM Modi
Digvijaya Singh shares abusive meme on Twitter against PM Modi

Rao said. My apologies to the person concerned. "He is the best in the "Art of Fooling!", he said while posting a picture of Modi with the offensive tweet. I have just said that he is the best in the art of fooling. Singh, however, had added a caveat while posting his tweet, saying, "Not mine but couldn't help posting it".

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  • Class 2 student found murdered inside Gurgaon school toilet
Class 2 student found murdered inside Gurgaon school toilet

She said she did not know that it was death, and not toffee, that was awaiting him at the school. As per ANI , the incident took place at the Ryan International School, Bhondsi. "During the preliminary investigation, it was found out that the accused tried to sexually assault the child", the DCP told the media. A knife with blood stains was also r...

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  • Rahul's Bihar litmus test - how to keep party MLAs from jumping ship
Rahul's Bihar litmus test - how to keep party MLAs from jumping ship

However, Kumar walked out of the "Mahagathbandhan" following allegations of corruption against RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, who was then the deputy chief minister of the state. Political observers said Nitish kept these berths vacant just to lure the dissident MLAs of Congress. "But three have withdrawn their names, and the matter has been conveyed...

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  • Penang-based Muslim NGOs call for urgent action on Rohingya crisis
Penang-based Muslim NGOs call for urgent action on Rohingya crisis

The United Nations says 164,000 refugees have so far fled to neighbouring Bangladesh . After talks with Myanmar's state Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi , Modi hoped that whether in the peace process or resolving a "specific problem", all the stakeholders can work together to find a solution that will ensure peace, justice and dignity for all by...

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  • 2 dead in Mexico quake; hazardous tsunami can hit in 3 hours
2 dead in Mexico quake; hazardous tsunami can hit in 3 hours

Geological Survey ( USGS ) said, killing at least five people, triggering small tsunami waves and damaging some buildings. Mexico's civil protection agency said it was the strongest quake to hit the capital since a devastating 1985 temblor flattened swathes of Mexico City and killed thousands, Reuters reports.

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  • Trump Touts Kuwait's Purchase of American-Made Planes
Trump Touts Kuwait's Purchase of American-Made Planes

Trump initially appeared to side with Saudi Arabia, but then instructed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to support the Kuwaiti mediation effort. "This all began because of the fact that there has been massive funding of terrorism by certain countries.

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  • No evacuation order in Miami yet, but one could be coming
No evacuation order in Miami yet, but one could be coming

At the time, Irma was located about 95 miles north of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic and moving west-northwest at 17 mph. "Storm surge and extreme winds are the biggest concern right now". Miami-Dade County has also equipped several gas stations and supermarkets with generators so the retailers will be able to operate if the storm causes po...

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  • Hurricane Irma leaves Americans frantically Googling: 'When is hurricane season over?'
Hurricane Irma leaves Americans frantically Googling: 'When is hurricane season over?'

As global temperatures continue to rise, climate scientists have said this is what we should expect-more huge storms, with drastic impacts. Part of that flawless recipe includes warm ocean water and little wind shear- which refers to changing wind direction.

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