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Hurricane Maria forecast to become Category 4 storm

Hurricane Maria forecast to become Category 4 storm

Hurricane Maria is following a similar path as Hurricane Irma , which devastated parts of the Caribbean before coming on shore in Florida on September 10. Hours before Maria's expected landfall on Dominica - and just over week after the island was brushed by Irma - Skerrit urged residents to take any belongings that could become unsafe projectiles indoors.


How Stephen Colbert made Sean Spicer's surprise Emmys joke happen

How Stephen Colbert made Sean Spicer's surprise Emmys joke happen

The real Spicer rolled out on a mobile podium, famously used by Melissa McCarthy in her impressions of him on Saturday Night Live . I mean, who did this? Spicer said he didn't give the president or senior White House staff a heads-up about his appearance, which had been in the works for several days.


Former CM Shankersinh Vaghela Joins Jan Vikalp Party Ahead of Gujarat Polls

Former CM Shankersinh Vaghela Joins Jan Vikalp Party Ahead of Gujarat Polls

And how is he going to go about it? According to Congress insiders, Vaghela's decision to lead the newly formed third front Jan Vikalp , which plans to contest all the assembly seats, will only end up dividing the anti-incumbency votes. Vaghela had ruled out joining the BJP when he quit the Congress earlier this year. In all, 14 lawmakers including him quit the party. Pointing out that the "positive agenda" of his new outfit, which included seeking jobs for youth and better working ...



United States and China commit to 'maximising pressure' on North Korea

At the same time, Mattis appeared unwilling to discuss the matter, saying he "will not go into details" about United States military options and that "I don't want to go into that". "It's a pressurization effort to raise the cost" to Pyongyang of continued testing of missiles and nuclear weapons. Mexico, Peru and Kuwait have either expelled or given notice to ambassadors since the September 3.


Wreck of First World War German submarine found with 23 crew

Wreck of First World War German submarine found with 23 crew

Carl Decaluew said. However, one unconfirmed report in the Belgian media has stated the wreck is close to the port of Ostende. As many as 23 bodies could be on board the sub, which is lying on its starboard side on the seabed. The conning tower is described as intact and the periscopes are still visible. Two torpedo tubes were found destroyed a the site of the wreck . According to researchers the submarine may have become caught up in the cable of the mine, dragging it up towards ...


U.S. considers shooting down NK missiles that don't pose a direct threat

U.S. considers shooting down NK missiles that don't pose a direct threat

Peru's government announced it was giving North Korean ambassador Kim Hak Chol five days to leave the country in retaliation over North Korea's sixth nuclear test. headquarters, calling for "truly bold reforms" so it could be a greater force for world peace. The US has considered shooting down North Korea's missile in the past, but have never acted on it.