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Sep 02 2017

Pyongyang halved actual missile range in latest test: Seoul

The Prime Minister and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe reaffirmed their condemnation of North Korea's provocations during a phone call this afternoon. "Threatenin...

Sep 02 2017

Maryland SPCA taking in dogs from Texas after Hurricane Harvey

They were already in the shelter. The area's pets couldn't be in better hands with these agencies collaborating to provide a safe place for Houston's animals. Dr. Ellen...

Sep 02 2017

Theresa May refuses to rule out military and cyberattacks on North Korea

Reason: "a ballistic missile launch ", said a train station announcement. Trump said America was behind Japan 100 percent. The Korean People's Army or KPA is the N...

Sep 02 2017

Mexico agrees with U.S. to continue 'serious' NAFTA talks

Mexican Foreign Relations Secretary Luis Videgaray responded to that by saying, "if the result of the negotiations isn't beneficial for Mexico, of course, Mexico won't st...

Sep 02 2017

Freeland says North Korea's latest missile test a 'reckless violation'

The test comes amid heightened tensions between North Korea and the US. The U.S. and North Korea spat back and forth over the continued tests and sanctions, which pro...

Sep 02 2017

Texas judge strikes down Obama overtime rule

Owens called on U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to appeal the decision, but it is unlikely that he will. Under the now-invalidated rule , the minimum salary for ex...

Sep 02 2017

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to meet ailing wife

Lahore, has forwarded four references, prepared against the Sharif family, to its headquarters in Islamabad proposing seizure of the entire assets of ousted Prime Minis...

Sep 02 2017

PM Calls For Closer Defence Ties With Japan Following North Korea Threat

Leading Conservative politicians were among those expressing reservations about May's plan to fight the 2022 general election . The Prime Minister argued that the tact...

Sep 02 2017

Mattis says no rift with Trump on North Korea

Mattis said in a statement Tuesday the panel will be made up of people from the departments of Defense and Homeland Security . I didn't contradict anything the Presid...

Sep 02 2017

Perfect Germany out to secure World Cup ticket

Czech Republic sits nine points behind Germany and needs to steal a point or three to keep pace for a top-three spot in the group. The win maintained Germany's fla...

Sep 02 2017

UN Security Council 'Strongly Condemns' NK Missile Test

North Korea said its missile launch was to counter US and South Korean military drills, and was a first step in military action in the Pacific to "contain" the USA territ...

Sep 02 2017

India's PSLV Breaks Down Mid-Way Through Crucial Satellite Launch

The next PSLV mission is tentatively due in November or December to launch a Cartosat-2 series remote sensing satellite . However, when citing an example to make thi...

Sep 02 2017

Texting law now active

For the time being, handheld bans in cities that forbid talking on a phone while driving remain, but all rules regarding use of the phone to type messages or control apps...

Sep 02 2017

IS leader 'probably still alive' claims USA army commander

Townsend, who is ending his year in command in Baghdad in a week's time, said he didn't have any information regarding al-Baghdadi's whereabouts. His announcement comes...

Sep 02 2017

Beaumont loses water supply in wake of historic flooding from Hurricane Harvey

This city of almost 120,000 residents sits near the Texas Gulf Coast about 30 miles west of the the Louisiana border. It also received 45.73 inches of rain since the st...

Sep 02 2017

Mattis says United States not out of diplomatic solutions with N.Korea

Past American administrations have tried diplomatic approaches and imposed sanctions on North Korea in an effort to convince North Korea to abandon its weapons program...

Sep 02 2017

Harvey's effects on fuel network hit United States motorists as gas prices rise

Others charged well over $3, and one downtown Shell station charged $3.97 for a regular gallon of gas. The Dallas-Fort Worth area is already experiencing gas shortages....

Sep 02 2017

'All options' remain on the table on North Korea

Nuclear strategy expert Vipin Narang told Newscorp shooting a missile over Japan was a "nakedly provocative" act, but it is merely the latest in a long line of milita...

Sep 02 2017

'All options' remain on the table on North Korea

Nuclear strategy expert Vipin Narang told Newscorp shooting a missile over Japan was a "nakedly provocative" act, but it is merely the latest in a long line of milita...

Sep 02 2017

Mercedes-AMG Hypercar to Top 218 miles per hour

The head-on teaser shot isn't showing us much, but it's showing enough to come to terms that the Project One isn't far from being an F1 auto. Mercedes-AMG also confirme...