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US Military Establishes First-Ever Permanent Base on Israeli Soil

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The facility will include a barracks and several other buildings for US troops to be stationed in the country, as well as systems to identify and intercept various aerial threats. Gen. John Gronski also stressed the "strong bond" between the two countries. We'll have Israeli airmen, USA soldiers living and working side by side. Read More »

Warning over 'catastrophic' Maria

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Mother Nature is showing no mercy for the Caribbean .as another powerful hurricane is barreling its way towards the region's eastern islands. Preparations for the upcoming hurricane have already begun in Puerto Rico , where it is expected to make landfall by Tuesday. Read More »

Demonstrators Confront Pelosi Over DACA Talks

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Shouting at the top of their lungs, the protesters harangued Pelosi for using recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, known as Dreamers , as "bargaining chips" in negotiations with Trump, and for being "complicit" with stepped-up deportations under the eight years of the Obama administration . Read More »

All hands to the pump at Air New Zealand

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Energy and resources minister Judith Collins said the biggest concern was around the lack of aviation fuel supplies, which has caused major disruption to flights. The company released a statement saying a Boeing 777-200 aircraft will operate to Wellington this afternoon with just the pilots on board in order to fill up and return to Auckland in preparation for further long haul operations. Read More »

Mattis: No need yet to shoot down N. Korean missiles

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Mattis also confirmed that he and his South Korean counterpart had recently discussed the possibility of putting US nuclear weapons back into South Korea, an option that has been raised publicly by some South Korean politicians. attack. The Pentagon chief also said the USA did not shoot down the ballistic missile that North Korea fired over Japan last week, as the allies did not consider it a direct threat to their national security. Read More »

BART Seeks Public's Help In Threatening Note Robbery Incident

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Dragland claimed that regardless, she would not be pressing charges, as she wants to put the chilling incident behind her. It was then she remembered an episode from one of her favourite shows, Law and Order , where a victim escaped a mugging by faking a seizure, the MailOnline reported. Read More »

Sean Spicer Mocks President Trump In Surprise Cameo

Fans turned on the TV star as pictures of him playfully cosying up to the much-mocked ex-White House press secretary emerged after the Primetime Emmy Awards. Spicer resigned in July, barely six months after Trump gave him the post . "Whether or not you agree or not isn't your job". Saturday Night Live won 11 Emmys Sunday night, including three for acting (Alec Baldwin, Melissa McCarthy and Kate MacKinnon) and one for overall best Variety Sketch Series, beating out newer, fresher ... Read More »

The Night One Russian Military Officer May Have Saved The World

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As USA Today and the New York Times report , Petrov was the officer in charge at a command center near Moscow on September 26, 1983, when the unthinkable happened: Alarms went off as the facility's computers warned that the US had launched five ICBMs toward the Soviet Union. Read More »

North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans

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General Assembly. North Korea sent an intermediate-range missile over the northern part of Japan and into the Pacific Ocean, completing the country's longest test flight of a ballistic missile. "None of us want war". Mattis has warned the consequences of any military action would be "tragic on an unbelievable scale" and bring severe risk to US ally South Korea. Read More »

Damn Call Of Duty Has Got Some Nice Faces

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Call of Duty , one of the biggest franchises in videogame history till now is taking a whole new dimension this year. You will experience the story campaign through his eyes as you take on the many foes you face in Call of Duty: WWII . Unlike Bethesda's jollier Nazi-slaying Wolfenstein series, Call of Duty: WW2 looks to remain historically accurate with no shortage of gruesome imagery. Read More »

Syrian troops battling IS cross river toward US-backed force

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Russia , which has provided crucial air support to Assad's forces, said Syrian elite troops used pontoon bridges to cross the river. It said "shock troops" had already captured several villages on the river's eastern banks from IS and were pushing further east. Read More »

'Potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Maria bears down on Caribbean

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More than 1,700 residents of Barbuda, where Irma damaged almost every building, braced for Maria on neighbouring Antigua, now under a tropical storm watch , said Ronald Sanders, the country's ambassador to the United States . Flood warnings are in effect across the state and high waters had resulted in the closure of some roads. Maria is a category 3 hurricane and continues to strengthen. Read More »

North Korea: UN Sanctions Motivate Acceleration of Nuclear Weapon Development

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Pyongyang called the latest sanctions "the most vicious, unethical and inhuman act of hostility to the physical destruction of the people ". In response to U.S. The Spanish government had reacted to Pyongyang's ballistic missile test on August 31 by telling the North Korean envoy directly that it had made a decision to reduce from three to two the number of diplomatic personnel at Pyongyang's mission in Madrid. Read More »

Trump Debuts at UN, Calls for Administrative Overhaul of World Body

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Addressing a meeting on United Nations reforms a day ahead of his address at the General Assembly, President Trump said he encouraged member states to strike out for change and not hold onto past systems that were not working. We're really bringing up human rights. It will be a time unique in order to appease an global community that has been kicked to soundly or to finish off his detachment. Read More »

Police 'chanted' after clearing violent protests

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Officers detained several people, including news photographers, after a frenzy broke out, leaving windows smashed and property damaged similar to the scenes on the previous two nights. Police said that "agitators have converged on Mayor Krewson's house". The St. Louis police department also took to Twitter to post pictures of property damage, officers being "decontaminated" after having substances thrown on them, and items and weapons confiscated during the night's protest. Read More »

Women queue up for free Bathukamma saris

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In Peddapalli district, women in Nandimedaram and Narsimulapalli rejected the sarees and threw them roadside. Industries Minister K T Rama Rao said the Congress had instigated some women to protest and accused the opposition party of playing politics over a festival gift. Read More »

Pelosi Leaves Her Press Conference Amid Immigration Activists' Protest

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ICE stands for Immigration and Customs Enforcement. After standing by and watching the protest for more than 20 minutes, Pelosi eventually left the scene. "The Democrats are the ones who stopped their assault on sanctuary cities, stopped the wall, the increased deportations in our last bill that was at the end of April, and we are determined to get Republicans votes to pass the clean DREAM Act". Read More »

Iraq top court suspends Kurdish referendum

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Turkey launched a military drill featuring tanks close to the Iraqi border on Monday, its army said . Despite strong opposition from Baghdad, regional leaders and the United States - a key ally of Iraq's Kurds - Kurdish officials have continued to pledge the vote will be held. Read More »

Singapore Grand Prix: Red Bulls Set Pace As McLaren Trigger Upheaval

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While the Singapore Grand Prix of 2017 might have been yet another reminder of Lewis's steely persona behind the wheel, it proved to be quite a dampener for as many as 7 drivers who failed to finish the race, while also providing an opportunity for others to stake their claim to precious championship points . Read More »

Sushma Swaraj in NY to attend UNGA session

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On connectivity initiatives, the importance of basing them on universally recognized worldwide norms, prudent financing and respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity was underlined. While she will bump into the Pakistani delegation led by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, the Indian side has ruled out any bilateral meetings. Read More »

Tracking Hurricane Jose and Hurricane Maria

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Virgin Islands. Hurricane watches were up in Puerto Rico , the United States and British Virgin Islands, the island shared by French St Martin and Dutch St Maarten, St Barts and Anguilla. The potential for danger is even greater in the Caribbean . Puerto Rico is next on Maria's projected path, possibly making a direct hit on the island Wednesday or Thursday . Read More »