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North Korea moves warplanes into path of USA bombers North Korea moves warplanes into path of USA bombers
- September 28, 2017

A spokesman for the US Pacific Command, based in Hawaii, did not immediately respond to a request for confirmation or comment. During the Armed Forces Day ceremony, fighter jets flew over the venue, and special forces made a parachute jump. (more...)
Why did North Korea fail to detect USA bombers? Why did North Korea fail to detect USA bombers?
- September 29, 2017

The North Koreans have an extensive chemical weapons stockpile. The two B-1B lancers - escorted by F-15 fighters - reportedly conducted aerial maneuvers about 300 to 350 kilometers away from North Korea's port city of Wonsan, where the P-14 Tall King radar is deployed near North Korea's long-range SA-5 surface-to-air missile system. (more...)
Maria To Pass East Of Outer Banks, Tropical Storm Warnings Posted Maria To Pass East Of Outer Banks, Tropical Storm Warnings Posted
- September 28, 2017

Adrienne Kina, who normally works as a saleswoman at REAL Watersports, says this storm "is going to screw" the locals all over again. Millions of people in the Caribbean are still reeling from Hurricane Maria's devastation. Ocracoke has a population of about 1,000 residents. While Hurricane Maria is not expected to make landfall, the storm will pass close to the Outer Banks. (more...)
Sismo de este sábado 23, réplica del 7 de septiembre: SSM Sismo de este sábado 23, réplica del 7 de septiembre: SSM
- September 29, 2017

Mancera agregó luego en Twitter que "la instrucción y prioridad de los equipos de emergencia es continuar con la búsqueda y rescate”". CIUDAD DE MÉXICO , 23 de septiembre de 2017. Asimismo, informó que se han presentado otros movimientos telúricos de menor intensidad esta tarde: "SISMO Magnitud 4.0 Loc". El sismo del 7 de septiembre destruyó municipios de Oaxaca y Chiapas y no provocó daños graves en la Ciudad de México , debido a la distancia a que se encuentra del ... (more...)
We've right to shoot down U.S. bombers outside our airspace: N.Korea We've right to shoot down U.S. bombers outside our airspace: N.Korea
- September 28, 2017

In his speech to the United Nations last week, Mr Trump threatened to " totally destroy " North Korea , claiming leader Kim Jong-un was "on a suicide mission". It does raise many questions, including how would the North undertake such a nuclear test, what risks might it pose to Japan and how would the USA respond? But by sinking to insults and threatening on Twitter to destroy North Korea , Mr. (more...)
Puerto Rico's aid is trapped in thousands of shipping containers Puerto Rico's aid is trapped in thousands of shipping containers
- September 28, 2017

The Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration is providing an easy checklist on Twitter for those of you who can fly there to donate aid. The island lost its entire electricity supply . Trump waived the Jones Act after other hurricanes hit Texas and Florida, but delayed after Maria hit Puerto Rico, saying he needed to take the concerns of the shipping industry into consideration. (more...)
Tot shoots two boys after finding gun in home day care Tot shoots two boys after finding gun in home day care
- September 28, 2017

Two young boys are in critical condition after they were accidentally shot by another child Wednesday morning at a house in the 3600 block of Harding Street in Dearborn. Haddad said it's not yet clear if the home was a licensed day care center. State regulators told the paper they didn't have a record of any complaints associated with the address. (more...)
ISIS leader al-Baghdadi purportedly heard in new recording ISIS leader al-Baghdadi purportedly heard in new recording
- September 28, 2017

But Baghdadi makes reference to North Korean threats against Japan and United States. Russian officials said in June there was a "high probability" that al-Baghdadi died in a Russian airstrike on the outskirts of the Syrian city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the extremist group. (more...)
The UAE is building a city that will simulate life on Mars The UAE is building a city that will simulate life on Mars
- September 28, 2017

Dubbed Mars Science City, the project is a $140 million research city that will serve as a "viable and realistic model" of what it might be like to live on the Red Planet for both scientists and the public. The UAE ruler said the city was meant to develop technology that will benefit people all over the world. His next project, which was just announced, will be working with a team of Emirati scientists, engineers and designers from the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre to help design the ... (more...)
Yosemite Rockfall Kills One Person, Injures Another Yosemite Rockfall Kills One Person, Injures Another
- September 28, 2017

According to the National Park Service (NPS), another person was injured in the rockfall, which occurred around 2 p.m. local time Wednesday. All areas in California's Yosemite Valley are open a day after a major rock fall from the famed El Capitan rock formation killed one person and injured another. (more...)
Lata Mangeshkar's Birthday: Child singer Aswathy Nair pays respect to Lataji Lata Mangeshkar's Birthday: Child singer Aswathy Nair pays respect to Lataji
- September 28, 2017

The singer, who is considered as the one of the best singers of India, has helped evolved the Indian music industry in her 50 plus career. The song was later dropped from the album. On Lataji's birthday, we bring you her top 10 Bollywood songs, which you would like to hear. Shankar Mahadevan posted, "She was the greatest, is the greatest and will be the greatest!" Sony MIX and 9X Jalwa have come up with something special for our Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar this year. (more...)
United States says it's not pushing for regime change in NKorea United States says it's not pushing for regime change in NKorea
- September 28, 2017

A South Korean report says North Korea has been reinforcing defenses on its east coast, amid a rising risk of a military confrontation with the United States . The exchange of threats also included this from Trump, on Friday: "Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!" It also followed a statement Trump made in August, apparently without any discussion with his cabinet members, that North Korea ... (more...)
Turkey's Erdogan links fate of detained United States pastor to wanted cleric Gulen Turkey's Erdogan links fate of detained United States pastor to wanted cleric Gulen
- September 28, 2017

Turkey says it would release American Pastor Andrew Brunson , who has been detained for almost a year, if the United States extradited Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara blames for last year's failed coup attempt. '"Give us the pastor back", they say. "For Turkey, the Kurdish issue is much more important than it is for Russia, so Erdogan will probably focus more on the Kurdish problem", Irina Suponina, a Middle East expert at the Russian Institute of Strategic Studies - which ... (more...)
Shark Latches Onto Florida Swimmer And Won't Let Go Shark Latches Onto Florida Swimmer And Won't Let Go
- September 28, 2017

He then said the captain of the boat enlisted him to go in and get the grouper out. McCarty said he was out of breath and lacked energy in order to keep the nurse shark from shaking. "I'm bleeding (the shark) out", the friend says in the video. Friends on the boat quickly step in to assist Maccarty as he laid flat on his back, holding the shark as still as possible. (more...)
Ryan murder case: HC grants anticipatory bail to Pinto family Ryan murder case: HC grants anticipatory bail to Pinto family
- September 28, 2017

The Ryan Group owners Ryan Pinto , his mother Grace Pinto and father Augustine Pinto had moved the High Court fearing arrest after the murder of the Class 2 student at Ryan International School's Gurugram branch on September 8. The high court had said that they can not hear the particular case because the matter has been transferred to the CBI and it needs to be checked. On September 21, the Punjab and Haryana High Court had refused to stay the arrest of Pinto family in regard with the ... (more...)
Catalonia urges European Union intervention in independence vote dispute Catalonia urges European Union intervention in independence vote dispute
- September 28, 2017

No country, within or outside the European Union, has openly expressed support for the October 1 referendum that Spain's conservative government sees as illegal. "We call on the European Union institutions (.) to stand for the values and principles (of the European Union treaty)", Raul Romeva told a news conference in Brussels. (more...)
But why? Michelle Obama's thoughts on women who voted for Donald Trump But why? Michelle Obama's thoughts on women who voted for Donald Trump
- September 28, 2017

Obama did say she wants him to succeed as president, as he already has been elected, and whatever he does will affect the entire country. And although Obama is critical of the President, she added that she hopes he is successful. One of her most notable quotes during her appearance is, "Our legacy is not going to be Barack just tweeting in the wind & stirring up trouble". This isn't the first time that Michelle Obama has spoken her mind when it comes to President Trump. (more...)
Supreme Court to Decide on Power of Public Sector Unions Supreme Court to Decide on Power of Public Sector Unions
- September 28, 2017

Court precedent holds that while a non-member does not have to pay fees that go to political activities, that exemption does not include fees for issues such as employment conditions and employee grievances. Claire Prestel, a lawyer for the Services Employees International Union, feared impact of the court ruling in favor of Janus. "People shouldn't be forced to surrender their First Amendment right to decide for themselves what organizations they support just because they decide to work for ... (more...)
Trump weighs lifting shipping restrictions for Puerto Rico; industry opposed Trump weighs lifting shipping restrictions for Puerto Rico; industry opposed
- September 28, 2017

The Jones Act of 1920 requires ships carrying goods between American ports to be built in the USA and crewed and owned by Americans. The act makes products more expensive for Puerto Ricans, and by not suspending the law, it adds another obstacle for a country that desperately needs supplies. (more...)
Trump to Visit Storm-Ravaged Puerto Rico Trump to Visit Storm-Ravaged Puerto Rico
- September 28, 2017

At least 16 have been reported dead from the hurricanes and there are reports that the island has no running water. "I am very concerned by the Department's decision not to waive the Jones Act for current relief efforts in Puerto Rico , which is facing a worsening humanitarian crisis following Hurricane Maria", he wrote. (more...)