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South Korea intends to provide humanitarian aid to the DPRK

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South Korea is considering various measures to put more pressure on North Korea as part of follow-up efforts to the latest sanctions resolution agreed by the UN Security Council, the foreign ministry said Thursday. Song continued that the North was very much likely to conduct more missile tests in the future, and that the Punggye-ri nuclear test site, where it conducted all six of its past nuclear experiments, was prepared to hold a seventh test at "any time". Read More »

Facebook to Share Russia-linked Ads With US Congress

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Speaking to the public via a Facebook Live post , Zuckerberg listed these 9 steps that the company has taken or will undertake moving forward. "For awhile, we had found no evidence of fake accounts linked to Russian Federation running ads", Zuckerberg said Thursday. Read More »

Pakistan ready to work with Trump administration: PM Abbasi

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He said Pakistan can not condone drone strikes to any targets in Pakistan. "We do not condone any activities by any organisation to pose a terrorist threat within Pakistan or to export it to other countries", Abbasi said. The Prime Minister said Pakistan desires equal treatment by the United States of America towards both Pakistan and India. Acknowledging Pakistan's great efforts to curb the menace of terrorism, Guterres said Pakistan's sacrifices against terrorism are great, adding that he, ... Read More »

What Others Say: Trump makes bold, bipartisan move to protect young immigrants

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Trump, meanwhile, says he is talking about DACA, not the DREAM Act , so he appears to stand on stronger ground than Pelosi on his amnesty remark. Protesters angrily confronted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Monday - and she tried in vain to quiet them - about her emerging agreement with President Trump to provide legal protections to young undocumented immigrants. Read More »

'Vicious' sanctions will only speed up nuclear programme: NKorea

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The Xinhua report did not link the exercises to the ongoing tensions over North Korea , which are expected to dominate the United Nations General Assembly in NY later on Tuesday. Moon said he highly appreciated the recent UN Security Council resolutions against North Korean's "provocations" and said the body's swift action showed the worldwide community was "collectively outraged" by Pyongyang's actions. Read More »

Bangladesh receives 270 tons of food aid for Rohingya refugees

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Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar are "at the mercy" of human traffickers, the United Nations migration agency warned Wednesday, saying well-managed refugee camps were needed to reduce the risk. Since Aug. 25, more than 421,000 Rohingya have crossed from Rakhine into Bangladesh, according to the UN. "At this very moment in Southeast Asia, we see heartbreak and assaults on human rights and innocent civilians that is ultimately endangering the ... Read More »

Syrians documented the remains of the UAV sent to spy against Israel

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Israel seized the Golan Heights from Syria after the 1967 Six-Day War and later occupied it in a move that has never been recognized by the worldwide community. Israeli media reported that the Israeli military shot the drone down with a Patriot missile. In 2016 , Israel shot two Patriot missiles at a drone entering its airspace, but both missiles failed. Read More »

Pence reiterate Trump's belief in meeting with Pakistani prime minister

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Islamabad, Sep 20 Pakistan has raised objection with the U.S. over President Donald Trump advocating greater role for India in the war-torn Afghanistan, the country's top diplomat said today. In the meeting Pence told Abbasi that Trump recently articulated America's renewed strategy in South Asia. "The Vice President and Prime Minister Abbasi had an important conversation about the President's South Asia strategy that was announced late last month", the White House said in a readout of ... Read More »

Mueller asks Trump administration for info on 13 different topics

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller has asked the White House to provide a wide variety of documents related to his investigation into Russia's attempted meddling in the 2016 election, Fox News has confirmed . Rosenstein undeniably played a role in Comey's firing - authoring a memo highly critical of the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, which the White House used initially to justify the firing. Read More »

Northrop Grumman Set To Acquire Orbital ATK For $9.2 Billion

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As per Tuesday, August 11, the company rating was upgraded by Argus Research. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. BidaskClub raised shares of Orbital ATK from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Saturday, July 8th. "We will remain focused on operational excellence and execution during and after the transition into Northrop Grumman", said David Thompson, CEO of Orbital ATK. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel: Senator Bill Cassidy 'lied' about health care bill

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In his Tuesday monologue, Kimmel accused Cassidy of lying when he'd seemingly promised that he'd only vote for a bill that included features like protection for pre-existing conditions and essential health benefits. Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski was one of three Republicans who voted against the GOP's failed attempt to repeal Obamacare in July. A bipartisan group of 10 governors, including the leader of the National Governors Association, is calling on Senate leaders to reject the ... Read More »

Netanyahu to UN: Change Iran Nuclear Deal or Cancel It

He also hinted that the United States may pull out of the deal. That could unravel it. Rouhani rejected this, condemning what he said was "the ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric filled with ridiculously baseless allegations that was uttered before this august body yesterday". Read More »

What to do with your Toys 'R' Us gift card?

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In addition, the company's loyalty programs are still in effect. Kirkland & Ellis LLP is serving as principal legal counsel to Toys "R" Us , Alvarez & Marsal is serving as restructuring advisor and Lazard is serving as financial advisor. Read More »

Kenyan election must be rerun because it was not transparent, says court

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Analysts say bickering on all sides and confusion over the process have only increased as the clock ticks down to the fresh vote which was called after the Supreme Court annulled the initial election. The IEBC blamed network failures for missing and delayed tally forms, but the judges dismissed this excuse saying they should have been prepared, and that it should have taken only a few hours to get to a spot with enough connection to scan through the forms. Read More »

Netanyahu, Egypt's Sissi Hold Talks on Regional Turmoil

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Sisi hailed the efforts of the USA administration to that end, saying that a fair settlement will lead to a new reality in the Middle East where all peoples can live in stability and security and enjoy development. This was the first public meeting of the two leaders since el-Sisi began his term in office. Then, late Monday night, el-Sisi also met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Read More »

Horror moment Russian helicopter fires deadly missiles at crowd causing HUGE explosion

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The Russian tabloid website Life.ru has published a video allegedly showing a rocket misfire by a Ka-52 attack helicopter during a training exercise. The splinters have a big burst radius; at least two cars were burnt, two people were seriously injured, now they are in hospital. The Russian military acknowledged that a rocket was sacked by accident by a helicopter, but insisted that no one was hurt in the incident. Read More »

Venezuela blasts U.S. 'aggression' after Trump UN speech

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At a dinner with Latin American leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, Trump called the burgeoning crisis in Venezuela "totally unacceptable" and said the USA was ready to ensure its democracy could be restored. More recently, a constitutional assembly wholly made up of government loyalists has been installed and proceeded to go after Maduro's political opponents. Read More »

IRMA: Slowly but surely, power is being restored

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Since the storm passed through late Sunday and early Monday, 267,820 Brevard customers who had lost power have had it restored. Matt Sawhill, incoming Statesboro area manager for Georgia Power, emailed that he was "very happy to report that as of 3 p.m., all Georgia Power customers in Bulloch County that can receive power are getting power". Read More »

AG targets drug makers as part of opiate probe

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They also demanded information from opioid distributors AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, and McKesson requesting documents about their opioid distribution business. Opioid overdoses have quadrupled since 1999, the CDC said. Amerisource Bergen said that it "has taken extensive action to help ensure the safe and secure delivery of these drugs, including reporting suspicious orders to the Drug Enforcement Agency and stopping tens of thousands of suspicious orders from being shipped". Read More »

Alabama GOP Senate Candidate Uses Racial Slurs in Speech

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The third leading GOP candidate, Republican Rep. Mo Brooks, took 20 percent. Before the primary, Brooks and Moore competed to be the anti-establishment alternative to unusual. "Martha, my wife, and I have made our choice". "I think in Luther's case he's extremely qualified, already here, already a good senator", said Sen. When he was state attorney general, unusual faced accusations of stalling his investigation into Bentley, who resigned amid a sex scandal earlier this year. Read More »

PM Abbasi never said Kabul attackers 'crossed over from Pakistan'

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UK-based Financial Times had quoted the Pakistani PM as saying in a recent interview that "it seems three or four people crossed over the (Pak-Afghan) border". Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that Pakistan was open to investment by foreign companies. Other meetings will be with the Jordanian King and leaders of Turkey, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Iran, the United Kingdom and Nepal. Read More »

North Korea envoy walks out ahead of Trump UNGA speech (PHOTO, VIDEO)

On Tuesday, Trump did express optimism that the organization can still "solve many of these vicious and complex problems" facing the world if its member nations bear greater responsibility for their own welfare and defense. "We can not abide by an agreement if it provides cover for the eventual construction of a nuclear program", he said. Calling it "one of the worst and one-sided transactions the US has ever entered into", Mr. Read More »

Florida Nursing Homes Plan 'Summit' on Gov. Scott's Generator Order

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Although Irma struck on Sept 10, some Keys residents still can not return to their homes. Power was slowly returning to the Florida Keys less than a week after taking a direct hit from Irma. The county urges returning residents to bring provisions and any necessary medications to sustain themselves for several days. Florida students displaced by Hurricane Irma will be able to take virtual classes so they don't fall behind. Read More »

BOMBSHELL: Feds Wiretapped Trump Staffer Before And After The Election

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CNN's sources suggested that some of the evidence "sparked concerns among investigators that Manafort had encouraged the Russians to help with the campaign", but that the evidence of Russian collusion remained inconclusive. Crucially, neither Trump nor Trump Tower were not wire tapped , a fact confirmed previously by the Department of Justice and then-FBI Director, James Comey (who was later fired by Trump). Read More »

Category Five Hurricane Maria batters Dominica, takes PM's roof

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Carnival Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean have been forced to change ship sailings and as Maria heads northwest across the Caribbean, more ships could be affected. "You can not stay in those facilities". Currently, Maria is located about 35 miles east of Martinique and is expected to bring storm surges (seawater driven to the shore by strong winds ) of 6 to 9 feet. Read More »

Donald Trump considering military parade for Fourth of July

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Trump was blown away by what he experienced in Paris on July 14, when he joined French President Emmanuel Macron at the Place de la Concorde to watch thousands of French troops advance down the Champs-Elysées. And he told reporters he is looking into the possibility of having a parade down the streets of Washington on Independence Day to show the United States' "military strength". Read More »

Sterling jumps on report United Kingdom foreign minister Johnson could resign

Speaking to reporters in NY, where he and the prime minister are attending the United Nations General Assembly, Mr Johnson denied that the cabinet was split over Brexit. Writing back, Johnson accused the statistics chief of a "complete misrepresentation of what I said". Rumours have circulated that Johnson told friends he could "not live" with the proposed deal, according to the Telegraph . Read More »

3 dead, several critically injured when buses crash in Flushing

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The buses crashed into each other at the intersection of Main Street and Northern Boulevard in Flushing about 6:15 a.m. A National Transportation Safety Board team arrived Monday afternoon to investigate the deadly crash. "It's just shocking to see the scene over there". Drivers should expect extensive traffic delays in the area. A building also was hit. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio visited the accident scene, calling it "a really tragic morning here in Queens". Read More »