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World Media Clashes at protests in South Korea injure dozens
Author: 0 Clashes at protests in South Korea injure dozens

In a phone conversation on Monday with South Korean President Moon Jae-In, Trump said he would support "in principle" the USA ally fitting its missiles with heavier warheads, boosting its deterrence against North Korea. Mr Trump pledged to strengthen joint military efforts and approved to lift restrictions on South Korea's missile payload capabilities. South Korea's defense ministry had said Monday the remaining THAAD launchers would be installed quickly to respond to "North Korea's ...

Author: 0 North Korea nuclear test provocative - Putin

SHAPIRO: The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting this morning in NY. The proposed resolution would ban all oil and natural gas exports to North Korea and freeze the assets of the government and its leader Kim Jong Un. anti-missile THAAD system created to protect against mounting threats from North Korea. Putin denounced Pyongyang's sixth and largest nuclear bomb test on Sunday, saying Russian Federation did not recognise North Korea's nuclear status.

World Media Hurricane Irma: Carolinas in its path, but when and where?
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: Carolinas in its path, but when and where?

Overnight forecast models have generally shifted to the east.we'll have to watch if this trend continues. "I've seen the videos of what happened to those poor people on those islands", Putnam said. The sales manager of the King Charles Inn in downtown Charleston said he's had cancelations and some groups that planned to be in the city are among those that canceled.

World Media Australia to vote on gay marriage reform after court ruling
Author: 0 Australia to vote on gay marriage reform after court ruling

There are no more avenues for appeal and thus, the same-sex marriage survey will go ahead. Following the decision, Attorney General George Brandis and Minister for Finance Mathias Cormann announced that Australia's Bureau of Statistics will begin sending out the surveys next Tuesday.

World Media Pleasant Sunday for Kentucky, while Hurricane Irma impacts Florida
Author: 0 Pleasant Sunday for Kentucky, while Hurricane Irma impacts Florida

However, the cold front should be a bigger player with spotty showers possible through Thursday morning. Highs right around 75 degrees, with clear to partly cloudy skies. Friday night football games look dry and seasonably cool! Near the coast, a sea breeze will develop since steering winds will be light. Of course the other big story is Hurricane Irma .

World Media Glencore And QIA Opt To Sell Large Stake In Russia's Rosneft
Author: 0 Glencore And QIA Opt To Sell Large Stake In Russia's Rosneft

Mining giant Glencore PLC ( LON:GLEN ) and joint venture partner Qatar Investment Authority have offloaded the majority of their stake in Russian oil giant Rosneft for a reported €7.5bn. Rosneft is run by Igor Sechin, a close ally or President Vladimir Putin, who awarded special state decorations to the head of Glencore Ivan Glasenberg for executing the transaction.

World Media German MPs to visit North Atlantic Treaty Organisation airbase in Turkey
Author: 0 German MPs to visit North Atlantic Treaty Organisation airbase in Turkey

Ankara's ban on German lawmakers wanting to visit the Konya air base is not the first time the two countries have been locked in strife. As a reconciliatory move after the refusal, Ankara permitted German officials to visit the Konya base, saying their troops were under the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission.

World Media Russian Federation drafts UN Security Council resolution to send peacekeepers to Ukraine
Author: 0 Russian Federation drafts UN Security Council resolution to send peacekeepers to Ukraine

Russia's Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Saturday that it had summoned Anthony Godfrey, a deputy chief at the US Embassy in Moscow , over the planned "illegal inspection" of a Russian diplomatic building in Washington. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he fears that Russian Federation could use massive military manoeuvres next week as a cover for invasion.

World Media Utility: 9 million people expected to lose power due to Irma
Author: 0 Utility: 9 million people expected to lose power due to Irma

Silagy did add, however, that he didn't want to put any workers in jeopardy though. 'With these kinds of winds, we are not looking at restoration but actually rebuilding. According to FPL spokesperson Peter Robbins, Turkey Point's nuclear reactors are enclosed in six feet of steel-reinforced concrete and are situated 20 feet above sea level.

World Media Florida Governor: Hurricane Irma Storm Surge 'Will Cover Your House'
Author: 0 Florida Governor: Hurricane Irma Storm Surge 'Will Cover Your House'

The hurricane made its landfall in Cuba with wind speeds of 160 miles per hour late on Friday as a Category 5 storm. A hurricane warning is in effect for Barbuda , which lies in the forecast path of Hurricane Jose , expected to slam into the island Saturday afternoon as a Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds near 150 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center .

World Media Hurricane Irma: Why did the ocean disappear near the Bahamas?
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: Why did the ocean disappear near the Bahamas?

As Hurricane Irma closes in on South Florida, it's pulling water away from the shoreline of an island in the Bahamas-a weather phenomenon rarely witnessed. Some Twitter users were concerned since receding shoreline that exposes the ocean floor is often a sign a tsunami is approaching. When a storm has such an intense low pressure, it can impact the surface of the water because there is less atmospheric pressure being applied.

World Media COOPER: Irma expected to bring rip currents to North Carolina's coast
Author: 0 COOPER: Irma expected to bring rip currents to North Carolina's coast

Although there remains uncertainty about Irma's track, meteorologists are predicting that portions of the state could experience wind and rain from the tropical system as early as Monday. Wyatt said the county is preparing much in the same way it would for a severe winter storm, but also anticipating that heavy rains in a short amount of time could cause flooding, especially in low-lying valleys near steep slopes.

World Media Keen to talk to everyone in Kashmir : Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 Keen to talk to everyone in Kashmir : Rajnath Singh

He is also expected to interact with college students in Srinagar . During his stay in the state, the home minister is likely to meet Governor N N Vohra, besides meeting top civil administration and security officials, the officials said.

World Media New mummies discovered in tomb near Luxor, Egypt
Author: 0 New mummies discovered in tomb near Luxor, Egypt

The Egyptian government announced Saturday that a pharaonic tomb more than 3,500 years old has been discovered in the southern city of Luxor. Earlier this year, authorities announced they had discovered another New Kingdom tomb in Luxor belonging to a judge, and Swedish archaeologists discovered 12 ancient cemeteries near the southern city of Aswan that date back nearly 3,500 years.

World Media Hurricane Watches in Effect for Big Bend and South Georgia
Author: 0 Hurricane Watches in Effect for Big Bend and South Georgia

Short said there are now no plans to declare a state of emergency in Vance County. Other topics included tropical storm watches from the South Santee River to north of Edisto Beach, a hurricane watch issued from Edisto Beach to the state's southern border, and a storm surge watch issued from Isle of Palms to the South Carolina/Georgia border.

World Media Southwest Airlines Just Gave Hurricane Harvey Animals a Flight to Safety
Author: 0 Southwest Airlines Just Gave Hurricane Harvey Animals a Flight to Safety

In 2012, the center partnered with Southwest to move 60 dogs and cats out of New Jersey after Hurricane Sandy and before that, they teamed up to save animals from a Hurricane Katrina-ravaged New Orleans in 2005. At midday Saturday, the Cleveland APL staff and volunteers were in full hustle mode getting the newly arrived pets settled and taking them for walks.

World Media Dozens of dogs left chained to trees as owners fled Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Dozens of dogs left chained to trees as owners fled Hurricane Irma

GDOT advises anyone who needs information about current road conditions to visit www.511.org or call 511. "Other counties will be evacuating at the same time". Trump wasn't elected yet when Hurricane Matthew threatened last fall. "We will make decisions by Saturday afternoon or Saturday evening to close bridges".

Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr. in special counsel Robert Mueller's cross hairs

His email went to 'interested parties, ' including a long list of reporters. In a statement issued after almost five hours of interview with the Senate Committee, the 39-year-old said he answered every question posed by the committee. Now, a fourth change in the story came Thursday when Trump Jr. told the Judiciary Committee that he had a patriotic obligation to talk to the Russians about Hillary Clinton to discover her "fitness" for office .

World Media Florida zoos brace for Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Florida zoos brace for Hurricane Irma

The Facebook post also mentioned that it's safer for the animals that experience higher levels of stress to stay in their habitats and seek shelter during the storm, with hurricane shutters and hurricane-proof glass set up throughout the space.

World Media Gamecocks handle Missouri; 2-0 for first time since 2012
Author: 0 Gamecocks handle Missouri; 2-0 for first time since 2012

Missouri (1-1, 0-1) led 10-0 early in the second quarter when tight end Jason Reese slipped past linebacker T.J. Brunson, hauled in a Drew Lock pass and outran his pursuers. We got the guy to take us where we want to go. Jake Bentley would extend the lead in the third quarter, finding Hayden Hurst for a 39-yard touchdown pass.

World Media Earthquake Claims Lives, Destroys Buildings in Mexico
Author: 0 Earthquake Claims Lives, Destroys Buildings in Mexico

A hospital also collapsed, Pena Nieto said after touring the city and meeting with residents. The quake struck 120 km off the Pacific Coast at 12.49 a.m., southwest of Tres Picos, Mexico, which is 1,000 km southeast of Mexico City , the US Geological Survey (USGS) reported.

World Media Wildfires sweep across US West, slow push toward Portland
Author: 0 Wildfires sweep across US West, slow push toward Portland

Interstate 84 remains closed from Troutdale to Hood River due to debris on the roadway and the potential of rolling rocks and falling trees. The Pentagon plans to send 200 active-duty soldiers to help fight wildfires raging across some 1.4 million acres in nine states, officials said this week.

World Media BC Liberals remove MLA Darryl Plecas from the party
Author: 0 BC Liberals remove MLA Darryl Plecas from the party

Minutes after the announcement, the BC Liberal party released a statement saying it had expelled Plecas from its caucus as he took on his new role moderating debate in the legislature. NDP Premier John Horgan congratulated Plecas in the legislature. "I am so delighted that you've taken up the challenge of keeping us honest, keeping us fair and keeping us on course".

World Media Trump's Mar-a-Lago Ordered to Evacuate
Author: 0 Trump's Mar-a-Lago Ordered to Evacuate

Hurricane Irma has killed at least 14 people as it tore through the Caribbean and is expected to hit Florida as a category 4 storm on Sunday morning. Jeff Masters, director of the Weather Underground forecasting service, said the biggest threat to Mar-a-Lago will not be Irma's winds, which could top 140 miles per hour.

Author: 0 Hurricane Irma predicted to avoid Virginia, moving farther west

Click the image to see more photos . But it is expected to take that northward turn courtesy of the pull of a low-pressure trough developing over the eastern U.S. A handful of National Weather Services offices in the central United States, including the office in Valley, are playing a part in monitoring power-packed Hurricane Irma .

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