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What's a 'dotard' anyway? Kim's insult to Trump
- September 23, 2017

President Donald Trump. It is unclear how North Korea might choose to conduct its next nuclear test, but it could choose to carry out such a test with its new intermediate-range ballistic missile, which it has already fired over Japan twice. (more...)
Here Is Everything About The New OS iOS 11 Here Is Everything About The New OS iOS 11
- September 23, 2017

According to a new support document noticed by MacRumors , Bluetooth and Wi-Fi will still work with AirDrop and AirPlay, as well as iOS device-dependent hardware such as the Apple Pencil and Apple Watch . Come iOS 11 , however, and those policies have changed. Just drag to the right from the left on the screen and it will be right there. For that you'll still have to rely on the Settings app. (more...)
South Korea Approves An $8 Million Aid Package For North Korea South Korea Approves An $8 Million Aid Package For North Korea
- September 23, 2017

Over the past two decades, except in 1999, 2000 and 2016, South Korea has offered an average of $11.79 million in aid to North Korea through global organizations, with liberal administrations giving significantly higher amounts, according to statistics from the Unification Ministry. (more...)
Mattis: No Need to Shoot Down North Korean Missiles Yet Mattis: No Need to Shoot Down North Korean Missiles Yet
- September 23, 2017

Trump stopped short of going after North Korea's biggest trading partner, China , and praised its central bank for ordering Chinese banks to stop doing business with North Korea. The news network also reported the US was looking at the potential for a covert cyberattack aimed at North Korea. Trump planned to meet with the South Korean and Japanese leaders to discuss the issue during a luncheon summit Thursday on the sidelines of the U.N. (more...)
Iran Unveils New Ballistic Missile Iran Unveils New Ballistic Missile
- September 23, 2017

But tensions between the two arch-foes, Tehran and Washington , have reached new heights since January, when Trump replaced Barack Obama, one of the deal's main architects. if we just stop with the nuclear agreement, we will enter into a situation very similar to the North Korean situation". [That] it's a deal that's good but we should sit down again and debate to see if it can be improved. (more...)
Madman Kim Jong Un will be tested like never before
- September 23, 2017

It was Trump's most direct military threat to attack North Korea and his latest expression of concern about Pyongyang's repeated launching of ballistic missiles over Japan and underground nuclear tests. "With North Korea's leader, he's very unpredictable", Lee added. Along with Russia, China wants the U.S.to seek dialogue with the North. South Korea's Unification Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun told reporters Friday that North Korea must immediately stop such provocations and return to ... (more...)
Frida, the hero rescue dog, saves 12 following Mexico quake Frida, the hero rescue dog, saves 12 following Mexico quake
- September 23, 2017

Despite all the technology brought to bear at the school, including thermal imaging devices, sensors, scanners and remote cameras, the mistake may have come down to a few over-enthusiastic rescuers who, one-by one, crawled into the bottom of shafts tunneled into the rubble looking for any signs of life. (more...)
Heading Into Fall With Plenty of Summer Heat Heading Into Fall With Plenty of Summer Heat
- September 23, 2017

A few isolated showers and storms developed this afternoon, but those will go away as we head into the evening hours. Muggy conditions will accompany the warmer temperatures along with mostly sunny skies. BEYOND 7 DAYS: A cold front looks to push through at the end of next week which will likely bring some more rain and will bring temperatures back to or below normal. (more...)
7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes 7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes
- September 23, 2017

As the New York Times reports , in the face of these tragedies, citizens of the country have shown remarkable resilience. Their rescue workers have been searching for survivors 'round the clock. Pemex also said on Tuesday its gasoline production, storage and distribution infrastructure was unaffected by the quake, and "guaranteed" gasoline and diesel supplies in the affected states. (more...)
US, Russia hold talks to avoid conflict on Syria US, Russia hold talks to avoid conflict on Syria
- September 23, 2017

American and Russian Federation military leaders held an unprecedented, face-to-face meeting in recent days to discuss the increasing tensions around the Islamic State stronghold of Deir el-Zour, Syria, a coalition spokesman said Thursday. The Russian Defence Ministry accused American spies of initiating a militant offensive against government-held parts of north-west Syria on Tuesday. (more...)
Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly'
- September 23, 2017

Behind Kim's colorful language released Friday is a remarkable window into the thinking - albeit filtered through state media - of the leader of a country that, despite opposition by the world's sole superpower, stands on the brink of nuclear weapons mastery. (more...)
Yes, there is such a thing as Pumpkin Spice Pizza Yes, there is such a thing as Pumpkin Spice Pizza
- September 23, 2017

Just when you think there can't possibly be any more food that can get pumpkin spice-ified, leave it to a New Jersey-based pizza chain to school us. It's bad enough people put pineapple, buffalo chicken and cheesesteak on pizza. As you're no doubt aware, the official flavor of the fall and Halloween season is pumpkin and all things pumpkin spice, so there are tons of products coming out that capitalize on that unique flavor. (more...)
US, South Korea conduct bombing drills to warn North US, South Korea conduct bombing drills to warn North
- September 23, 2017

He said when Washington talked about all options being on the table, tactical nuclear weapons were "probably part of the conversation", adding such a drastic move would show the U.S.is serious about this issue. Spain, Peru and Kuwait, according to news reports , also have ordered North Korean ambassadors and envoys out of their countries. North Korea launched a missile over Japan on Friday, its second in the past three weeks, and conducted its sixth and by far most powerful nuclear test ... (more...)
SC governor backs Graham's bill, but praises Trump SC governor backs Graham's bill, but praises Trump
- September 23, 2017

In his quest to gather support for his bill to transform the American health care system, Sen. In the event of a 50-50 vote, Vice President Mike Pence would cast the deciding vote. GOP leaders have said this is the last attempt they will make to repeal Obamacare ahead of the September 30 deadline, when special budget rules expire that allow Republicans to pass a bill with just 50 votes. (more...)
Blink-182, Korn, Avenged Sevenfold Join Chester Bennington Tribute Concert Blink-182, Korn, Avenged Sevenfold Join Chester Bennington Tribute Concert
- September 23, 2017

Shadows and Synyster Gates , several members of System of a Down , Yellowcard singer William Ryan Key , and solo artist Kiiara , who featured on Linkin Park track Heavy . Money or fame, that doesn't mean anything if you're not happy inside", the rap icon told host Clara Amfo. We just keep going. You just start numbing yourself. (more...)
Dogs, cats rescued during Hurricane Harvey brought to St Louis Dogs, cats rescued during Hurricane Harvey brought to St Louis
- September 23, 2017

They arrived in a big, air conditioned box truck from Atlanta, where they were relocated from their original homes throughout Florida. "They did a lot of meowing but they were comfortable; they had everything that they needed", said Penny Francis, with the Louisiana SPCA, who provided the transport. (more...)
Ben Carson breaks with Trump, praises Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race Ben Carson breaks with Trump, praises Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race
- September 23, 2017

Unusual reiterated his support from President Donald Trump and said Moore, who was twice removed as chief justice, had no accomplishments to his name. The runoff election between unusual and Moore is to determine who will finish out Session's term. Moore's primary appeal to Alabama voters is his religious fervor: the state, where until recently school textbooks described evolution as a "controversial theory", has one of the "biggest faith-based voting blocs in the country", Pudner says. (more...)
Sen. Collins 'Leaning Against' Graham-Cassidy Health Care Proposal Sen. Collins 'Leaning Against' Graham-Cassidy Health Care Proposal
- September 23, 2017

Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and South Carolina's Lindsey Graham have proposed the latest effort to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's signature health care law. The previous effort by the White House to move Collins on an Obamacare repeal was unsuccessful and it's unclear if bringing LePage into the effort will fare much better. (more...)
MotoGP 2017: Valentino Rossi Passes Medical Test To Make Aragon GP
- September 23, 2017

FP1 was fully wet and saw reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) hit the ground running to go quickest, and the local rider was fourth overall after FP2. He's already been on-track, riding a Yamaha R1 at the start of the week, so he can physically ride the bike, although it's undoubtedly quite painful. (more...)
Mnuchin says firms must choose between business with United States or N. Korea Mnuchin says firms must choose between business with United States or N. Korea
- September 23, 2017

Days after threatening to " totally destroy North Korea" in his first address to the General Assembly, Trump signed an executive order targeting foreign companies doing business with the country, ratcheting up pressure on Pyongyang. It also asks banks to explain to any North Korean customers that they're "fulfilling our worldwide obligations and implementing United Nations sanctions against North Korea", according to the report. (more...)
Rescue crews continue to search for Mexico quake survivors Rescue crews continue to search for Mexico quake survivors
- September 23, 2017

The death toll stands at 230 following Tuesday's 7.1 quake, but authorities say the number could rise. Eleven children were rescued alive after the quake, while 19 children and six adults were killed, according to news agency AP. But Frida hasn't rescued 52 people. Salinas said they bark if they detect signs of life. In one popular tweet from Fluff Society, it's claimed that Frida "has saved 52 people so far in Mexico's quake". (more...)
North Korea employs harsh tone as it threatens US North Korea employs harsh tone as it threatens US
- September 23, 2017

However, Kim's foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho, said in televised remarks North Korea could consider a hydrogen bomb test of an unprecedented scale on the Pacific Ocean. It has also launched dozens of missiles this year attracting several rounds of new sanctions aimed at crippling the nation's economy, forcing it to put an end to its unsafe nuclear program. (more...)
Michelle Obama: 'It's okay to be bossy' Michelle Obama: 'It's okay to be bossy'
- September 23, 2017

Dressed down in jeans, a plaid shirt and red gardening gloves, the first lady harvested and planted fresh produce alongside a dozen 11- and 12-year-old children. Trump hosted 10 children in the garden, a much smaller group than Obama often welcomed, but her gathering, felt much like the garden events of the past, with White House chefs and National Park Service staff members on hand. (more...)
Scurlock to 'evaluate' campaign after news breaks about alleged masturbation incident Scurlock to 'evaluate' campaign after news breaks about alleged masturbation incident
- September 23, 2017

A female driver allegedly caught Frank Scurlock, who has campaigned calling for a "safer" New Orleans , pleasuring himself on a trip to a West Hollywood hotel on February 10, Santa Monica Chief Deputy City Attorney Terry White told The Advocate . (more...)
An Extreme Heat Warning Has Been Issued For Toronto This Weekend An Extreme Heat Warning Has Been Issued For Toronto This Weekend
- September 23, 2017

Remember these high temperatures are in the shade, so exposed to the sun and you're adding at least ten degrees more. The recent burst of warm weather has caused Environment Canada to issue the heat warning for Toronto , Hamilton , Peel, Halton and Durham regions. (more...)
Director Darren Aronofsky Defends 'Mother!' As Director Darren Aronofsky Defends 'Mother!' As "A Punk Movie" Designed To Provoke
- September 23, 2017

The celebrity news outlet reported that Aronofsky then said, "It's only a movie", which led Lawrence to jokingly flip him off. CinemaScore recently rated Mother! an "F", putting it in the company of such films as Solaris , The Devil Inside and Fear Dot Com . (more...)
Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test
- September 23, 2017

He described the president as "a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire", and characterised Mr Trump's speech to the world body on Tuesday as "mentally deranged behaviour". The order cuts off access to USA banks and freezes the assets of those dealing with the North Korean textile, fishing and manufacuting industries. (more...)
Hurricane Maria stays strong, Lee redevelops Hurricane Maria stays strong, Lee redevelops
- September 23, 2017

In fact, "during its life cycle a hurricane can expend as much energy as 10,000 nuclear bombs", says NASA. Hurricane activity in the Atlantic basin typically peaks in mid-September, so the recent surge in tropical systems isn't unusual in and of itself. (more...)
Majority of Americans don't realize Puerto Rico is part of America Majority of Americans don't realize Puerto Rico is part of America
- September 23, 2017

After Maria hit the island on September 20, with winds up to 155 miles per hour, electricity was knocked out across the island. Houston Astros outfielder Carlos Beltran and his wife, Jessica, have started a relief fund to help Hurricane Maria recovery efforts in Beltran's native Puerto Rico. (more...)
Mexico Earthquakes: What You Can Do to Help Mexico Earthquakes: What You Can Do to Help
- September 23, 2017

Volunteers have come out in droves, removing rubble and forming human chains to help rescue workers pull survivors out of the wreckage. Desperate residents left homeless by Mexico's deadliest natural disaster in a generation gathered in a tent village in the south of the capital on Friday, Sept. (more...)