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Sep 14 2017

No expansion of travel ban's refugee exemptions

The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals had ruled refugees with such assurances are exempt from President Donald Trump's revised travel ban . Accor...

Sep 14 2017

Dennis Rodman Offers To Be A Mediator Between Trump And Kim Jong

Rodman said he has visited North Korea "six or seven" times and gave an insight into what the pair get up to. "We hardly ever talk politics and that's the good thing ab...

Sep 14 2017

St Martin, St Barts face colossal job of rebuilding in Irma's wake

He brought with him 10 tonnes of supplies, but there is demand for much more. Some 70 percent of the infrastructure on the Dutch side, which is known as Sint Maarten, h...

Sep 13 2017

Oil Rises As US Refineries Restart, Irma Wanes

Brent crude rose 53 cents or 0.9 percent to $54.37 per barrel by 11:56 a.m.(1556 GMT). The deal agreed late a year ago to reduce output by about 1.8 million bpd until M...

Sep 13 2017

Uncertainty begins regarding Hurricane Jose's projected path

As people in Florida, the Caribbean and the South cope with the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, another hurricane is spinning in the Atlantic, and forecasters ar...

Sep 13 2017

KWC Named in Top 10 Rankings for US News, World Report

Of the overall score, 22.5 percent is from peer reviews - surveys of other college presidents, academic deans and admissions counselors. Last year , SDSU ranked 146th ...

Sep 12 2017

Stranded manatees rescued as Hurricane Irma sucks away Florida shores

Nadia Gordon, marine mammal biologist with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, said his office has received several reports of stranded manatees in t...

Sep 12 2017

Supreme Court blocks appeals court ruling that limits Trump's travel ban

In late June, the justices handed down a short, middle-ground ruling that said the travel ban may take effect, but not against those who have a "close" family tie to some...

Sep 12 2017

Google files to appeal $2.73BN EU antitrust fine

The company has submitted plans on how it plans to stop favouring its shopping service and these are now being reviewed by Brussels . Google has already submitted a ro...

Sep 12 2017

Miss Louisiana places top 7 in Miss America

Newly-crowned Miss America didn't mince words when she was asked about President Donald Trump's decision to back out from the Paris climate agreement. "It was very ...

Sep 12 2017

Lady Gaga Reveals Heartbreaking Reason She Split from Taylor Kinney

The singer and the " Chicago Fire " actor began dating in 2011 when Kinney starred as the love interest in the music video for her song "You and I". But the physical de...

Sep 12 2017

Ex-Georgian PM stopped from crossing into Ukraine from Poland for hours

Saakashvili assures that his illegal returning to Ukraine was realized with the help of "hundreds of his supporters", and Ukrainian officials say this stateless person e...

Sep 11 2017

Lions Rookie WR Kenny Golladay is KILLING IT

The teams briefly traded punts, but as the Lions lined up to boot it out of their own end zone, punter Kasey Redfern dropped the snap and was forced to scramble. Defe...

Sep 11 2017

Putin says solving North Korea crisis without diplomatic tools is 'impossible'

North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date on Sunday, detonating a device that it claimed was a hydrogen bomb created to be carried by a long-...

Sep 11 2017

Death toll in Mexico's biggest quake continues to rise

About half of the city hall collapsed in a pile of rubble, and streets were littered with the debris of ruined houses. The quake, one of the biggest in Mexico's histo...

Sep 11 2017

North Korea Not a Nuclear Power, Says Putin

Last year, North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test on the September 9 anniversary. Earlier Thursday, the final parts of a controversial U.S. missile defense system...

Sep 11 2017

Test-best Anderson bowls England to Windies series win

James Anderson's career-best seven-wicket haul, which included his 500th in Tests, provided the excuse for champagne corks to pop early - though little excuse is needed ...

Sep 11 2017

Tutu implores 'beloved sister' Daw Suu to end violence in Rakhine

Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday alongside Indian premier Narendra Modi, the leader appreciated Indian concerns over " terrorist threat that came to our (Myan...

Sep 11 2017

Anderson tops Test bowling rankings

A nine-wicket win inside three days at the "home of cricket" meant England had won both of Root's first two series as captain following a preceding 3-1 home triumph over ...

Sep 11 2017

Protests in South Korea as nations wrestle with North missile threat

Since North Korea's recent test launches of long-range missiles and its sixth nuclear test, the Moon administration's response seems to be focused on strengthening the mi...