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N Korean leader 'begging for war'

The United States circulated the proposed resolution to the 14 other council members two days after US Ambassador Nikki Haley called for the "strongest possible measures" to be imposed on North Korea. At a joint news conference following his meeting with Moon, Putin condemned North Korea's tests, calling Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programme a "crude violation of UN Security Council resolutions" that "undermines the non-proliferation regime and creates a threat to the security of ...


Part of IN Task Force 1 returns from Hurricane Harvey

Part of IN Task Force 1 returns from Hurricane Harvey

They rescued several people using their rubber boats. "The event was occurring while we arrived down there". Fairfax County's Urban Search and Rescue Team, also known as Virginia Task Force 1, left Wednesday for Mobile, Alabama. Forty-five members of Virginia Task Force 2, based out of Virginia Beach, was airlifted out Tuesday along with all of their equipment and two vehicles to San Juan, Puerto Rico, waiting to be dispatched when needed to respond to Irma.


India's first hyperloop to connect twin Amaravati and Vijayawada

India's first hyperloop to connect twin Amaravati and Vijayawada

This is expected to convert the one-hour trip between the two cities into a five-minute ride. Funding for its construction will come primarily from private investors. "Hyperloop is a cutting-edge technological disruption in the transportation industry", said Krishna Kishore , Chief Executive Officer, APEDB . Hyperloop will revolutionise transportation with its high-speed and reliability.


NATO wants pressure ramped up on North Korea

NATO wants pressure ramped up on North Korea

Mr Shorten said he was pleased about the phone call between Mr Trump and Mr Turnbull. "President Trump reaffirmed his commitment to defending the homeland, territories, and allies of the United States, using all available diplomatic and military capabilities".


Kate Middleton too unwell to take Prince George to school

Kate Middleton too unwell to take Prince George to school

Prince William has also spoken out about an "anxious start" to his wife's pregnancy. He said: 'We need Catherine to get over this first bit and then we can start celebrating next week. The sweet video shows George clinging to his dad's hand as the pair are met by the Head of the Lower School at Thomas's Battersea in London. Under the rules of the British monarchy, the child would be the fifth in line to the throne, after Prince Charles, Prince William , its brother Prince George and ...



Hurricane Irma Closures: Miami-Dade Area

The evacuation zones are based on expected storm surge for various hurricane models, and the county triggers the evacuation when at least 18 inches of sea water is possible. The first wave of evacuations in Miami-Dade began Tuesday, as county workers began contacting about 2,000 people with medical conditions requiring electricity or who otherwise could not weather extended time without power.