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Trump says will discuss military issues, Qatar with Kuwait's emir

The Saudi-led bloc has also imposed sanctions against the tiny Persian Gulf country, including restrictions on Qatari aircraft using their airspace. Mr Trump ...


Richland County Offices Closed Monday: Irma Plan in Place

The district is among the first to cancel schools ahead of the storm. Any updates for future closings or delays will be announced using the school district's ...


Hurricane Irma is literally sucking the water away from shorelines

Martins near "uninhabitable", according to national authorities. "I am in disbelief right now.This is Long Island, Bahamas and the ocean water is missing!" ...


Irma Brings Rain and Breezy Conditions

Increasing clouds during the day on Monday . More clouds work into the area starting on Tuesday and temperatures will slowly warm towards the upper 70s. Be...


India asks Myanmar to handle situation in Rakhine state with 'maturity'

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) called a special meeting in Astana over Rohingya Muslims crisis, originally a two-day summit for science and technol...


Trump adores his south Florida resorts - but could they soon be underwater?

In addition, a state of emergency has been declared for the whole of Florida by both state Gov. Rick Scott and President Trump. The Palm Beach complex, which ...


Mexican quake death toll rises to 90 as Oaxaca reports more fatalities

Recovery efforts led to a new death toll of 64 victims. That includes 37 in Juchitan. Mexicans on Saturday began mourning some of the 67 people killed after a...


SC governor gives update on Hurricane Irma preparations

Traffic was also a topic during the briefing. South Carolina's emergency helpline is now active around the clock. Twelve other shelters around the state remai...


Moon presses Putin over North Korea oil supplies

A THAAD battery normally consists of six launchers, but only two have been operational so far at the site in rural Seongju. He said they shared the view that ...


Suspension of US Oil Production in Gulf of Mexico Reaches 6%

The White House got good news on two key economic numbers this week. "Everyone is just grappling with the spate of storms that are populating the Gulf", said...


Pakistan rejects BRICS Summit declaration, says defence minister

Pakistan on Tuesdaty rejected the BRICS declaration, saying there was no "safe haven" for terrorists on its soil. To a query about US President Donald Trump'...


SIT to probe Gauri Lankesh's murder

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday sought a report from Karnataka government on the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru. It is a s...


Canadian banks expect to benefit from Bank of Canada rate hike

Only six of 26 economists surveyed by Bloomberg News expected the central bank to hike its benchmark rate. Royal Bank of Canada's Chief Executive Dave McKay s...


Hungary and Slovakia criticize European Union decision on relocations

However, at the moment were allocated only about 25 thousand people. Since the original deal with Turkey, the focus has been on the so-called Central Mediterr...


Tropical Storm Katia forms in Gulf of Mexico

NASA's Terra satellite passed over Tropical Storm Katia as it was developing along Mexico's east coast. While mega-Hurricane Irma and Tropical Storm José co...


Su'a Cravens, 22, considered retiring, but Redskins changed his mind

In his first public comments since telling the Washington Redskins he was considering retirement, safety Su'a Cravens made it clear that you are either with...


Houston floods: White House seeks disaster aid from Congress

The relief package, about $2 billion more than the White House projected Thursday, is only the first installment of what will be much more federal aid for the r...


Thomas, Leishman tied atop Dell leaderboard

This came three weeks after Thomas won his first major at the PGA Championship , the major Spieth needed to complete the career Grand Slam. That derailed a "...


Almost 90000 Rohingya flee Myanmar violence in 10 days

A demonstrator performs in a street play during a protest rally against what the protesters say are killings of Rohingya people in Myanmar , near Myanmar con...


India on a mission to eradicate poverty, says Modi at BRICS

Before the meeting, Modi congratulated Xi on a "very successful" BRICS Summit, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported . Indian foreign ministry ...