Tropical Storm watch issued for NC coast as Hurricane Maria moves north

Tropical Storm watch issued for NC coast as Hurricane Maria moves north

Maria is forecast to produce a prolonged period of strong winds gusting to 63 miles per hour and unsafe seas of 20 to 25 feet. Hurricane Maria has weakened slightly as it moves in the western Atlantic off the USA east coast. Current forecast models are suggesting that this storm will circle around itself, staying in the same general area. But Lee was posing no threat to land as it spun in the Central Atlantic, about 875 miles east of Bermuda and 1,375 miles west of The Azores. Read More

Ravens: Which Players Protested

Ravens: Which Players Protested

In a second tweet , Trump, who is spending the weekend at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, said that the "league should back" fans who are upset about the protests. "I think what the president is saying is that the owners should have a rule that players should have to stand in respect for the national anthem", Mnuchin said. Read More

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Sues NFL, Patriots Amid CTE Diagnosis

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Sues NFL, Patriots Amid CTE Diagnosis

Since it was first discovered in 2002 in the post-mortem brain of Pittsburgh Steeler star Mike Webster, the disease has been found in the brains of an increasing number of dead football players, most notably those who were in the NFL . The lawsuit says the Patriots performed preseason exams of Hernandez and should have recognized signs of cognitive impairment. This means that researchers do not yet know how prevalent this condition is among all players on the professional level, much less ... Read More

Firefighters: 7 wounded, 1 killed in Nashville church shooting

Firefighters: 7 wounded, 1 killed in Nashville church shooting

The suspect was transported to an area hospital where there was no immediate word on his condition. Most of those victims were older adults, investigators said. on Sundays. A dispatcher quoted by the Tennessean newspaper said the scene was still active. One woman was fatally shot in the parking lot, where she was found lying next to the suspect's blue SUV, which was still running when police arrived. Read More

New York Giants Game Notes: Week 3 At Philadelphia Eagles

New York Giants Game Notes: Week 3 At Philadelphia Eagles

We hold ourselves to a high standard in the building. Sure, the offense was sputtering for 45 full minutes, so maybe you think if you're on the goal line you might not get back there. But for whatever reason, the Giants' West Coast-style system simply hasn't functioned as effectively with McAdoo juggling more responsibilities. The Giants should have sucssess getting to Wentz and the ability to do this should keep the Giants in the game. Read More

Another nuclear test? North Korea quake a 'suspected explosion', says China

Another nuclear test? North Korea quake a 'suspected explosion', says China

North Korea has been maintaining a torrid pace in nuclear and weapons tests as it accelerates its pursuit of nuclear weapons that could viably target the United States and its allies in Asia. In response to Ri Yong Ho's threats at the U.N., Trump tweeted: "If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer!" The pursuit of nuclear weapons will not bring security for North Korea's government and China's assistance is vital to bringing Pyongyang's atomic and ... Read More

GOP Sen. Collins 'leaning against' bill dismantling Obamacare

GOP Sen. Collins 'leaning against' bill dismantling Obamacare

The measure, proposed by Sens. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lindsey Graham of SC to repeal major pillars of former President Barack Obama's signature health care law, replacing them with block grants that leave it to states to design their own programs. Read More

Republican Sen. Collins: 'Very hard to envision' voting for health care bill

Republican Sen. Collins: 'Very hard to envision' voting for health care bill

McCain, an Arizona Republican, dealt a critical blow to the bill with his announcement . "That's more than what states provide for higher education", it said. States that expanded Medicaid under Obamacare would be hardest hit by spending cuts, losing $180 billion from 2020 to 2026, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Read More

Trump should leave the madman routine to Kim Jong Un

Trump should leave the madman routine to Kim Jong Un

Earlier this month , North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date and it was subsequently slapped with fresh, tough United Nations sanctions . North Korea has long said that its weapons tests are necessary because of U.S. hostility, which for Pyongyang includes the almost 80 000 USA troops stationed in Japan and South Korea. Read More


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China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

ET Saturday 22 kilometers ( more than 13 miles) east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, the US Geological Survey said . All six of North Korea's nuclear tests thus far, dating to 2006, have been conducted in underground tunnels. Ri's speech capped a week of rising tensions between Washington and Pyongyang, with Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un trading insults. Trump responded to Kim's threats on Twitter on Friday morning, calling him a "madman" who "will be tested like ...Read More

'Good friends' Ranbir Kapoor, Mahira Khan spotted in NY

'Good friends' Ranbir Kapoor, Mahira Khan spotted in NY

Mahira was last seen in Shah Rukh Khan's Raees but couldn't be a part of her film's promotions. Conservative sections of Pakistani audience and showbiz followers took to social media to criticise Mahira for smoking . Since then, there are only two things anyone could care about: the actors' alleged affair and how Mahira was seen smoking in a backless dress. They called out people for their double standards at shaming Mahira for smoking when a male actor was literally inches away from ...Read More