AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices rise 7 cents

This unexpected trend in demand has placed a greater strain on gasoline supply in that region. For Hurricane Irma, oil refinery and pipeline shutdowns are not a major concern since there are no facilities in Irma's current projected path through Fl... More..

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US Airlines, Airports Prepare For Irma's Arrival
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

US Airlines, Airports Prepare For Irma's Arrival

The hurricane has been downgraded to a Category 4 storm, but authorities in Florida warned residents to brace for a high level of damage. The nation's busiest airport canceled about 800 flights Monday as a ...More..

Nation Grieves For 9/11 Attack Victims
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Nation Grieves For 9/11 Attack Victims

Trump said at this morning's Pentagon 9/11 Memorial observance . The president and first lady Melania Trump joined with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, members of his Cabinet and military personnel at th...More..

India extends further defence assistance to Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

India extends further defence assistance to Afghanistan

Asserting that its relationship with Afghanistan is an "article of faith" for India, Swaraj said the two countries remain united in overcoming the challenges posed by cross border terrorism and safe havens and ...More..

See photos and videos from 9/11 on 16th anniversary of terrorist attacks
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

See photos and videos from 9/11 on 16th anniversary of terrorist attacks

Thirty-three passengers and seven crew members on the flight from Newark, New Jersey, to San Francisco were killed. One by one, the bell was rung . Within an hour and 42 minutes, both 110-story towers collap...More..

Cops: Gunman Killed 7 at Texas House Party
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Cops: Gunman Killed 7 at Texas House Party

Police say they will continue to process the scene and are working with the Texas Rangers on the case. At this point, it's unclear how the killer knew his victims. Two other victims were rushed to the hospi...More..

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar rebuffs rebel ceasefire
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar rebuffs rebel ceasefire

The wave of hungry and traumatised refugees is "showing no signs of stopping", overwhelming agencies in the Cox's Bazar region already helping hundreds of thousands displaced by previous spasms of conflict in M...More..

Myanmar operation against Rohingyas textbook ethnic cleansing, says United Nations rights chief
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Myanmar operation against Rohingyas textbook ethnic cleansing, says United Nations rights chief

Basic resources were scarce, including food, clean water and medical aid. Still, more refugees were arriving. He said the influx of refugees in the past month took the total number of Rohingya in Banglades...More..

Supreme Court issues temporary approval for refugee ban
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Supreme Court issues temporary approval for refugee ban

Although the 9th Circuit also prohibited the government from banning relatives of someone in the United States, the Justice Department focused exclusively on removing the Appeals Court's protection of refugees ...More..

Sanctions doubts grow as N.Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Sanctions doubts grow as N.Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

US stocks sank, with the S&P 500 stumbling to its biggest single-day loss in about three weeks, as investors weighed the increasing tensions with North Korea. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who will discus...More..

AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Given a GBX 5300 Price Target at BNP Paribas
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Given a GBX 5300 Price Target at BNP Paribas

The stock has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, August 6. Bernstein upgraded HEINEKEN NV SPON ADR EACH REP 1 2 ORD (OTCMKTS:HEINY) on Friday, October 21 to "Outperform" rating. The firm has "Overweight...More..

NASA Shares How Hurricanes Irma, Jose & Katia Looked From Space
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

NASA Shares How Hurricanes Irma, Jose & Katia Looked From Space

EDT (1315 UTC). The space agency's own Kennedy Space Center is predicted to be among the many structures in Irma's path, which the US National Hurricane Center said was now moving over the Camaguey Archipelag...More..

Moon, Putin discuss North Korea, economic ties
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Moon, Putin discuss North Korea, economic ties

When asked to comment on the USA probe into alleged ties between Trump's campaign team and Russian intelligence, Putin said: "It's America's internal political issue and not Russia's business". Putin said it wa...More..

South Korea will deploy four additional missile defense system
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

South Korea will deploy four additional missile defense system

Despite stressing the need for urgency, the ministry has said the move is " provisional ", stating that an additional environmental impact assessment of the THAAD system is needed. For his part, South Korean De...More..

Pope Francis Urges to Find Solution to Ongoing Crisis in Venezuela
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Pope Francis Urges to Find Solution to Ongoing Crisis in Venezuela

He was helped from the auto and his cut was quickly bandaged with a butterfly patch and he carried on without incident with his program. (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has concluded his intense 5-day apostoli...More..

More International Pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi to End Rohingya Misery
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

More International Pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi to End Rohingya Misery

Dozens have drowned in river crossings. But for someone who was once an inspiration, how radically she has refused to point out the plight of the Rohingya population in Myanmar! Some 164,000 Rohingya have...More..

Hurricane Irma: Manatees marooned in drained bay saved by residents
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Hurricane Irma: Manatees marooned in drained bay saved by residents

In this geocolor GOES-16 satellite image taken Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at 18:30 UTC (2:30 p.m. EDT), the eye of Hurricane Irma moves northwest just off the coast of Cuba and south of Florida. He saw the water ...More..

OR wildfire rages behind golfers in dramatic photo
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

OR wildfire rages behind golfers in dramatic photo

A Canadian tanker making a drop at the Caribou Fire in Montana. KIRK SIEGLER, BYLINE: Climate scientists believe the wildfire season in the hotter and drier West is up to two months longer than it was just tw...More..

Pro-leave MPs prepare public statement insistent on hard Brexit
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Pro-leave MPs prepare public statement insistent on hard Brexit

Another source said: "In normal times Steve Baker's encouragement to sign this letter would be a sacking offence, and it should be". "This certainly raised a few eyebrows", a FTSE 100 executive, who is in reg...More..

CAG Report On Ammo Shortage Factually Wrong: Defence Min Nirmala Sitharaman
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

CAG Report On Ammo Shortage Factually Wrong: Defence Min Nirmala Sitharaman

The newly appointed defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman , on Sunday rejected the findings of the Comptroller and Auditor General stating that India's defence forces had ammunition that could last only for 20 ...More..

Airline seats disappearing as Irma approaches Florida
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Airline seats disappearing as Irma approaches Florida

United plans to suspend its Florida flights at 4:30 p.m. local time through the weekend. Delta , the objective of the underlying viral protest, has denied changing its valuing structure paving the way to Ir...More..

9 arrested after TV video shows looting during Hurricane Irma
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

9 arrested after TV video shows looting during Hurricane Irma

The group of about 8-9 people broke through the front window and were seen walking in and then walking out with stolen items. The news outlet had filmed the perpetrators as they robbed the store in broad dayl...More..

by | Monday, September 11, 2017

'Exit from Brexit': Pathetic protesters march in London

Appealing to her parliamentary colleagues she said: "We have to stop Brexit ". The bill seeks largely to "copy and paste" European Union law into British legislation to ensure the United Kingdom has function...More..

Crane Collapses in Miami due to Hurricane Irma Winds
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Crane Collapses in Miami due to Hurricane Irma Winds

A crane atop a building under construction appears after it collapsed as Hurricane Irma passes by, Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, in downtown Miami . Dan Whiteman, vice chairman Coastal Construction, said he has ...More..

Steve Bannon Responds to 'SNL's Grim Reaper Portrayal of Him
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Steve Bannon Responds to 'SNL's Grim Reaper Portrayal of Him

The interview (Bannon's first on television since leaving the administration) with Charlie Rose was conducted in the Capitol Hill townhouse known as the Breitbart Embassy, as it effectively functions as th...More..

Pakistan not given full credit for efforts to battle terrorism: China
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Pakistan not given full credit for efforts to battle terrorism: China

After US President Donald Trump's criticism of Pakistan's lacking anti-terror measures, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said that Islamabad is not getting the "full credit" for its efforts against terror...More..

Mexico: Death Toll In Earthquake Rises To 60
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Mexico: Death Toll In Earthquake Rises To 60

Tabasco Gov. Arturo Nunez said two children had died in his state. The 8.2-magnitude quake, the strongest ever hit the region in last 100 years, caused at least 61 deaths and injuries to 200 people in Mexican...More..

Death Toll from Mexico Quake Rises to 90
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Death Toll from Mexico Quake Rises to 90

More than five thousand houses have been damaged and many residents have been sleeping in the streets or in their cars fearing more buildings will collapse. Officials said the death toll there could rise. Anoth...More..

OIC summit on science and technology opens in Astana
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

OIC summit on science and technology opens in Astana

The Summit determines priorities, goals, and objectives in the field of science, technology and innovation development in the OIC member states. "It is Muslim countries that suffer first from their terrorist at...More..

Local man stuck in Turks & Caicos
by | Monday, September 11, 2017

Local man stuck in Turks & Caicos

They realized late last week that the Turks and Caicos Islands would likely be in the direct path of the Texas-sized Hurricane Irma . I've been up since 4, they've been up all night. Thousands of people have...More..