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Hurricane Harvey strands 4 ships with 20000 passengers in the Gulf

Hurricane Harvey strands 4 ships with 20000 passengers in the Gulf

The port of Galveston , where some Carnival cruise trips begin and end, was closed because of the storm. Earlier today, Harvey strengthened to become a Category 3 level storm. Right now, Carnival tells us their customers should sign up for text messages alerts to keep up with updates from the company. 'However, we will return to Galveston only when it is safe to do so, ' Royal Caribbean spokesman Owen Torres said. Read More

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McMaster: No US military action in Venezuela anticipated

McMaster: No US military action in Venezuela anticipated

Mnuchin called Venezuela's situation "unacceptable" and said that the Trump administration is interested in restoring democracy in the country, not regime change per se. "The birthright of the Venezuelan people has always been and will always be libertad", he wrote, using the Spanish word for "freedom". Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said Friday at the United Nations that the new USA financial sanctions are "the worst aggressions to Venezuela in the last 200 years, maybe". Read More

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Dera Followers Stock Arms, Fuel Ahead of Ram Rahim Case Verdict

Dera Followers Stock Arms, Fuel Ahead of Ram Rahim Case Verdict

The city of Punjab was put on high alert ahead of a Haryana court verdict this week. As a precautionary measure, educational institutes will remain closed in Panchkula district and its neighbouring city Chandigarh until Friday. More than 15,000 paramilitary personnel have been deployed in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh apart from the state police. Almost 15,000 paramilitary personnel have been deployed in Punjab and Haryana to watch the potentially explosive situation. Read More

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Trump claims of 'respect' from North Korea appear thin

Trump claims of 'respect' from North Korea appear thin

A Chinese diplomat called the new sanctions a "mistake", according to news reports from Beijing. "As long as the U.S. hostile policy and nuclear threat remains unchallenged, ( North Korea ) will never place its self-defensive nuclear deterrence on the negotiating table or step back an inch from the path it took to bolster the national nuclear force", Mr Ju said. Read More

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Remains Found In Search For USS John McCain's Missing Sailors

Remains Found In Search For USS John McCain's Missing Sailors

The collision tore a hole in the warship's port side at the waterline, flooding compartments that included a crew sleeping area. A man from Cable, Ohio is among 10 missing sailors aboard the the USS John S. "I've got 140,000 sailors that report for duty in the Pacific Fleet every day". The guided-missile destroyer and the merchant vessel collided Monday east of the Malacca Strait, the fourth time a United States warship has been involved in an accident in Asian waters this year. Read More

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All hands to pump as Europe prepare for Solheim Cup showdown

All hands to pump as Europe prepare for Solheim Cup showdown

Capturing the first USA points in the afternoon session, Salas and Yin matched the largest margin of victory in fourball matches in Solheim Cup history. On Friday they ended up halving their foursomes match, but on Saturday they went from strength to strength. The home pair were nine under when the match finished, and not far behind were Brittany Lang and Brittany Lincicome in beating Florentyna Parker from England and Germany's Caroline Masson. Read More

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Billionaire Carl Icahn quits role as President Trump's adviser

Billionaire Carl Icahn quits role as President Trump's adviser

Scores of Republican politicians and business leaders have distanced themselves from the president after his comments following the terrorist attack in Charlottesville, with the president's business advisory councils choosing to disband , and former Republican elected officials Mitt Romney and Arnold Schwarzenegger blasting Trump's excuse-making for participants in a march that attracted neo-Nazi and white supremacist elements. Read More

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Young Girls Found Dead in Maryland Home

Young Girls Found Dead in Maryland Home

Williams has been charged with three counts of first and second-degree murder and other related charges. Donelan said that a family member arrived home to find the three girls murdered. Prince George's County Police have announced an arrest in the killing of three girls whose bodies were found at a home in Clinton. The victims had suffered from trauma to the body, Donelan said. Read More

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Barcelona: Australian boy, 7, missing after Las Ramblas attack

Barcelona: Australian boy, 7, missing after Las Ramblas attack

The grandmother of missing British boy Julian Cadman says she is "worried sick" as she waits for news about the seven-year-old. It was still not clear how many people had been involved in the van attack and other incidents on Thursday. A 3-year-old Spanish boy and his mom were among the 13 killed when a terrorist van slammed into pedestrians in Barcelona , according to reports Friday. Read More

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PM lauds economic reforms in I-Day speech

PM lauds economic reforms in I-Day speech

He warned that those who had looted the nation, and the poor, would not able to sleep peacefully since honesty was celebrated today. He encouraged people to further promote digital transactions. "In this time of distress and sadness, sympathies of 125 crore people of the country are with them", he said. Singh also took a dig at the opposition over "misleading" statements on Article 35A and said "We are ready for discussion and debate over the issue". Read More

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Lawyers for South Africa model consider court

Lawyers for South Africa model consider court

The red alert has been put, said Fikile Mbalula. It all started on Sunday when Grace Mugabe , wife of President Robert Mugabe, walked in on her two adult sons and a model named Gabriella Engels at an upscale hotel in Johannesburg . She said: "Whether one beats another ... it is wrong and the law must take its course ... but women are capable ... they can not be judged on that". Read More

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HIV+ rape survivor in Bihar taking care of her baby

HIV+ rape survivor in Bihar taking care of her baby

She delivered the baby on Thursday morning through C-section and the new born is stable despite being underweight at 2.02 kg. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra said it has passed a slew of directions and set aside the Patna High Court order by which it had not allowed the woman to terminate her pregnancy as she had crossed the legal embargo of 20 weeks under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971. Read More

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Sierra Leone relief: Foreign Affairs Ministry to serve as donation centre

Sierra Leone relief: Foreign Affairs Ministry to serve as donation centre

Sierra Leone began a week of mourning on Wednesday after 105 children were among at least 400 people who died in mudslides caused by torrential flooding. "We're working with the authorities to prevent disease outbreaks, cholera". Worldwide aid is now needed to provide temporary accommodation, proper sanitation and health care to those affected, Amnesty said, as it warned that the death toll was likely to rise "substantially". Read More

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Michael Moore led Broadway audience to Trump Tower

Michael Moore led Broadway audience to Trump Tower

Following the rally and vigil he led after the performance of his Broadway show August 15, Michael Moore appeared on CNN for an explosive interview with Don Lemon in which he equated support for Donald Trump with racism. Trump said Tuesday he felt there was "blame on both sides", in the Charlottesville violence that left one person dead. "Anybody who enables...anybody who votes for and supports a racist, is a racist". Read More

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Rahul Gandhi inaugurates 'Indira Canteen' in Bengaluru , free meal on day one

Rahul Gandhi inaugurates 'Indira Canteen' in Bengaluru , free meal on day one

This Indira Canteen is for them, " he said. During his speech, Rahul Gandhi said "Most cities in Bangalore will have such canteens soon", while intending to mean that Karnataka will have such canteens soon. CM added that, as per the records, 28% of children below five years are underweight and the number stands at 13% for women and 10% for men. Will Indira Canteens replicate the success of Tamil Nadu's Amma Canteens? There can not be a single minute where a poor person inBengaluru is ... Read More

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Trump says Kim made 'wise and reasoned' decision

Trump says Kim made 'wise and reasoned' decision

Then on Friday, after North Korea threatened to launch missiles toward Guam, Trump warned the regime that the USA military was "locked and loaded". "You can't make all those kinds of decisions in advance". Mattis also cautioned that "we'll take it out" if the missile is located heading to the USA territory off the coast of Philippines. The war planning came during the leader's visit on Monday to the the headquarters of Strategy Division of the North Korea's People's Army. Read More

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China warns of trade war with US

China warns of trade war with US

Beijing had already announced a suspension of coal imports in February. Beijing had pledged to fully enforce the latest sanctions after the United States accused China of not doing enough to rein in its neighbour, which relies heavily on the Asian giant for its economic survival. Read More

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Winning $393M Mega Millions ticket sold in IL

Winning $393M Mega Millions ticket sold in IL

The winning numbers in Friday's drawing were 23, 33, 53, 56, 58, and Mega Ball 6. One August jackpot victor never claimed his/her prize - $31 million won in NY on August 1, 2006. That's a cash value of $224 million if you take the lump sum. The chances of winning either amusement are outrageous - one of every 292 million for Powerball, and one of every 259 million for Mega Millions. Read More

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Canadian delegation in North Korea to discuss jailed pastor

Canadian delegation in North Korea to discuss jailed pastor

Ottawa sent a delegation earlier this week to negotiate his release. Lim is expected to return to Canada later on Thursday, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The massive rally in Pyongyang came in the wake of the nuclear war rhetoric between the United States and North Korea. Lim's family had become more concerned for his welfare since the death in June of American student Otto Warmbier , who had been held in North Korea for 17 months. Read More

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Trump blasts McConnell again on failure to repeal ACA

Trump blasts McConnell again on failure to repeal ACA

Chatterjee, a Kentucky native, is replacing Cheryl LaFleur, a Democrat whom Trump had picked to temporarily lead the commission. "The votes are simply not there", McConnell said earlier this month. President Trump on Thursday continued his criticism of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for failing to repeal and replace Obamacare-even after seven years of promising to do so. Read More

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Jacksonville mother admits to killing 11-year-old, driving with body

Jacksonville mother admits to killing 11-year-old, driving with body

Foul play was suspected, he said. Newsome, 37, was arrested on charges of concealing the body of her daughter, Kaye-lea Plummer, according to the Associated Press. Police said Jacksonville authorities went to Newsome's residence and found evidence of the crime there. West Virginia State Police Sgt. Media reports from West Virginia said Newsome was on her way to Buffalo with the child's body Sunday morning when her vehicle struck a guard rail on Allegheny Mountain, a mile and a half west of ... Read More

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