• Putin lashes out at U.S., says Donald Trump 'is not my bride'
Putin lashes out at U.S., says Donald Trump 'is not my bride'

Dismissing the question as "very naive", Putin chastised the reporter and said , "He is not my bride, neither am I his bride or groom", referring to the USA president. "But there is nothing we can do about this; this is the level of political culture among part of the American establishment", Putin noted. Putin on Tuesday declined to say wheth...

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  • Five shelters now active in NC to take in Irma evacuees
Five shelters now active in NC to take in Irma evacuees

The U.S. Coast Guard is warning mariners to be extremely cautious if they must venture off North Carolina's coast Saturday. "The State of emergency is still in effect and will remain so until the storm has passed", Cooper said, acknowledging that the storm can affect any part of the state.

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  • Munster make change ahead of Pro14 game; Ulster make four changes
Munster make change ahead of Pro14 game; Ulster make four changes

The Munster scrum looked dominant from the outset and Tommy O'Donnell made the most of this, taking an offload from Jack O'Donoghue to touch down. Keatley will be joined at half-back by Duncan Williams, who holds onto the number nine jersey.

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  • South Korea deploys United States anti-missile launchers
South Korea deploys United States anti-missile launchers

For containing Pyongyang, "the world community should unite and exert maximum pressure on North Korea", he said. US President Donald Trump has on numerous occasions threatened a military response while also criticising China as well as South Korea , a close US-ally, for seeking talks with the North Korea regime, which, according to Trump, "onl...

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  • Trump and cabinet members gather at Camp David for storm update
Trump and cabinet members gather at Camp David for storm update

Around 125,000 Palm Beach residents have been ordered to evacuate starting Friday at 10 a.m., with residents of Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties also told to leave. Mar-A-Lago is located in an area that has been placed under storm surge warning. Though the storm was powerful, the AP could only find evidence of some downed trees and mis...

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  • John McCain Says His Brain Cancer Prognosis
John McCain Says His Brain Cancer Prognosis "Is Pretty Good"

McCain returned to Washington last week as the Senate returned from its summer break. McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, will lead the debate on a defense authorization bill Monday after undergoing chemotherapy and radiation.

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  • Freedom Caucus might go rogue on tax reform
Freedom Caucus might go rogue on tax reform

Many Republicans are unhappy with the deal President Donald Trump reached last week with Democratic leaders to raise the government's debt ceiling and allow it to continue financing federal spending programs until December 8. Unlike congressional Republican leaders, Trump remains popular among Republican voters, and especially in solidly Republica...

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  • Makers of 'Simran' upset with Kangana Ranaut!
Makers of 'Simran' upset with Kangana Ranaut!

She also slammed director Karan Johar 's production house, Dharma Productions. She addressed the actress in an open letter that read, "Dear Kangana, I have always cheered loudly, in private and in public for you". Today, at Simran's promotional event, the actress spoke about her sister being impulsive on social media, she explained, Rangoli is h...

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  • Inside Russia's growing role in the North Korean nuclear crisis
Inside Russia's growing role in the North Korean nuclear crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin refrained from directly criticizing President Donald Trump at a news conference in China on Tuesday, but he criticized the White House's decision to shutter Russian diplomatic outposts in the US, and said he could order more American diplomats out of Russia .

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  • Oxnard hosts Miami Dolphins in wake of Hurricane Irma
Oxnard hosts Miami Dolphins in wake of Hurricane Irma

Team owner Stephen Ross is funding the travel for any players, coaches, team staff and their families who have not already left Florida, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Players who didn't travel on the team charter Friday are expected to report to Oxnard by Monday night. The Buccaneers did not announce any formal preparedness plan ...

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  • Stalin urges Governor to convene TN Assembly
Stalin urges Governor to convene TN Assembly

He also pointed out that only 109 MLAs took part in the meeting convened by Palaniswami even according to the ruling party's own claims. The DMK leader demanded an immediate floor test from the Governor. With 21 rebel AIADMK lawmakers, the total comes to 119. One seat remains vacant following the death of Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa a year a...

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  • Harvey aid, debt limit hike and government funding sails through Senate
Harvey aid, debt limit hike and government funding sails through Senate

Trump had requested $7.9 billion, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell upping it to $15.3 billion before Thursday's vote . All 17 nos were Republicans. Also on Friday, Trump defended his new alliance with congressional Democrats, slamming Republican lawmakers for failing to repeal Obamacare after their seven-year efforts.

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  • Dems Take Credit For Writing Trump Tweet On DACA
Dems Take Credit For Writing Trump Tweet On DACA

A spokeswoman for the Trump Organization declined to answer questions about how the storm affected it. Heitkamp later issued a statement saying she needs to know more about Trump's tax plan before offering her support. "There's a legitimate role for the power of the purse", he said. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi predicted on Friday that ...

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  • NC Emergency Management teams at work on Irma preps
NC Emergency Management teams at work on Irma preps

The most recent briefing on Hurricane Irma was published by the National Weather Service at 5 p.m. Thursday and describes moderate-to-high confidence in impact for the central part of the state. "There's a lot of misinformation out there on social media, and we're afraid people are taking the wrong action". This year's hurricane season just p...

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  • Moon presses Putin over North Korea oil supplies
Moon presses Putin over North Korea oil supplies

French President Emmanuel Macron is calling on the worldwide 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. "They agreed that this latest reckless act only strengthens the world's determination to confront the growing North Korea threat", the Whit...

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  • Senate committee begins hearings on strategies to stabilize health insurance markets
Senate committee begins hearings on strategies to stabilize health insurance markets

Gary Herbert, a Republican, said the payments aren't the most "transparent and effective" way to assist customers, but he wants them funded through 2019, anyway, since insurers can not price their products adequately without a commitment. The chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee says both parties must be willing ...

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  • Hurricane Irma Seems To Be Sucking Water From Shorelines
Hurricane Irma Seems To Be Sucking Water From Shorelines

This is one of those things - a hurricane strong enough to change the shape of an ocean. Since the hurricane is so strong and its pressure is very low, it is sucking water from its surroundings and bringing it into the core of the storm. The storm can even change the shape of the ocean's surface. Wayne Neely, a forecaster with the Bahamas' Depa...

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  • Deputy dies in auto crash after leaving hurricane shelter
Deputy dies in auto crash after leaving hurricane shelter

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, visibility was low and it was raining at the time of the accident. Investigators said Ossman was driving west on S.R. Kerri Wyland, a spokeswoman for Gov. Rick Scott, told reporters a Hardee County sheriff's deputy was leaving their shift and, separately, a state corrections officer was traveling to start ...

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  • China plans to ban sales of fossil fuel cars entirely
China plans to ban sales of fossil fuel cars entirely

China has begun studying when to ban the production and sale of cars using traditional fuels, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing comments by the vice industry minister, who predicted "turbulent times" for automakers forced to adapt.

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  • Vols pick up decisive win over Indiana State
Vols pick up decisive win over Indiana State

Saturday's Vol Walk will start at 1:30. When Hoke was head coach at MI from 2011-14, Mallory served as his defensive backs coach. "We all think the world of Coach Hoke and the opportunity he gave us at the University of MI". It gave them a breather on Saturday - for the most part. "He is a very close friend of mine", Jones said of Mallory. "We ...

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