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Sep 07 2017

Kentucky's Last Abortion Clinic Braces For Shutdown

Steve Pitt, attorney for the state, told the court Wednesday that the state is trying to protect women's health by enforcing the law, which has been in place for almost 2...

Sep 07 2017

Democrats say Trump agrees to deal on spending, debt, Harvey aid

Republicans have always been anxious that Trump, who at times was a registered Democrat, would look to cut deals with the opposition party to secure victories - which he ...

Sep 07 2017

Four additional THAAD launchers to be installed in Seongju on Thursday:MND

THAAD is an acronym for Terminal High Altitude Area Defence, a US-designed anti-ballistic missile defence system. Others say the system will cause Seongju to become a pri...

Sep 06 2017

KJ Alphons Takes Charge Of Tourism Ministry

In July, amid debate over beef-ban, Goa CM Parrikar said in the Assembly that he would ensure that there was no shortage of beef in Goa and, if required, it would be impo...

Sep 06 2017

Sombre mood as parents and students of Moi Girls counselled

The school, which has more than 1,000 students, will remain closed for two weeks while the investigation takes place. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . I...

Sep 06 2017

'Massive military response' if North Korea attacks U.S., defence chief threatens

Meeting in China hours after North Korea's test, Mr Xi and Mr Putin "resolutely agreed" to the goal of denuclearising the Korean Peninsula, and "properly handling" the ne...

Sep 05 2017

Matsuyama 23rd as Thomas wins Dell Technologies Championship

Spieth has now finished second in the first two Playoffs events. Thomas won by three shots at 17 under with a par on the par-five 18th hole. Thomas struck a tree wi...

Sep 05 2017

Tropical Storm Jose forms over open Atlantic

Jose will likely become a hurricane by later in the week. Tropical Storm Jose, the Atlantic 2017 season's 10th named storm, has winds of 40 miles per hour, and was movi...

Sep 05 2017

NFLPA thinks strong case can be made to challenge Ezekiel Elliott's suspension

Now waiting for league arbitrator Harold Henderson to make his ruling, Elliott's chances of getting the suspension reduced or eliminated completely may have been aided ...

Sep 04 2017

Trump Keeps All Options Open for North Korea: White House

That launch came after Pyongyang tested two intercontinental missiles in July and claimed to have the U.S. mainland within its range. President Donald Trump on Saturday...

Sep 04 2017

Pacom Commander, South Korean Defense Minister Discuss North Korea

Trump has also spoken twice this week with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters Thursday that the Pentagon was working w...

Sep 04 2017

British PM May arrives in Japan for talks with Abe

North Korea's ambassador to the United Kingdom has been summoned to the Foreign Office so government ministers can condemn its latest missile launch over Japan. The age...

Sep 04 2017

INCREDIBLE photos show TWO MILLION take part in Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca

Upwards of a million pilgrims sit on the mountain, blanketing the site in white, while umbrellas used to shield the worshippers from the sun provide flashes of color. She...

Sep 04 2017

Trump weighs pulling out of free trade deal with South Korea

Trump has also spoken twice this week with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. North Korea has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the U...

Sep 04 2017

Trump agree with South Korea Moon on revising bilateral missile treaty

He said the country and its US ally will also discuss the possible deployment of what he called the "most powerful U.S tactical assets" to South Korea. "This test is just...

Sep 04 2017

Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 3; Impact on United States unclear

Hurricane Irma stands as a category 3 hurricane this morning with maximum sustained winds around 115 miles per hour. Hurricane Irma is back to a risky Category 3 stor...

Sep 04 2017

HURRICANE TRACKER: Hurricane Irma a Category 2 storm in the Atlantic

The approach of Irma will result in a general drop-off in wind speeds across the island, leading to warmer and hence uncomfortable conditions, said the BMS. The watches a...

Sep 04 2017

Trump, Moon Agree to Boost S. Korean Missile Capabilities

Trump and Moon during their phone conversation also agreed, according to the South Korea's Blue House, to enhance Seoul's capability of deterring the North Korean threa...

Sep 04 2017

Hurricane Irma back as Category 3

Kitts and Nevis. Hurricane Irma stands as a category 3 hurricane this morning with maximum sustained winds around 115 miles per hour. Forecast models show it appr...

Sep 04 2017

Hurricane Irma back as Category 3

Kitts and Nevis. Hurricane Irma stands as a category 3 hurricane this morning with maximum sustained winds around 115 miles per hour. Forecast models show it appr...