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by | September 27, 2017 | 01:28

Wednesday - A slight chance of showers after 2 p.m. Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Thursday , expect mostly sunny skies and a high of 74, the weather service said, with a calm wind that becomes north around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:26

The BJP MP Varun Gandhi kicked off a storm within the saffron outfit by striking a discordant note on the issue of Rohingya immigrants against the government's position which linked the fleeing Minority community from Myanmar with a security risk.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:23

Other senior party figures played down her importance. The leadership of Germany's far right cracked within hours of its electoral success on Monday, when the highest-profile figure in its more moderate wing stormed out of its victory news conference and abandoned its parliamentary group.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:24

The war of words between Trump and Kim Jong-un has been escalating for some time, and the North Korean leader has threatened to shoot down U.S. aircraft even if they are not in North Korean airspace. Asked how concerned China was the war of words between Mr Trump and North Korea could get out of control, Beijing's United Nations ambassador Liu Jieyi told reporters that the current situation was getting out of hand and that negotiations could be the only way forward.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:22

A Pennsylvania man, who was accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend's mother because he wanted her to "feel my pain", has been found dead. According to court documents, the woman told police when she answered the door, she told Feldman he shouldn't be there.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:21

But there is a sharp contrast between how Northam's and Gillespie's backers view the president. Northern Virginia voters favor Northam, as he holds a 17-point lead over Gillespie (56 percent to 39 percent) and a 9-point lead in the eastern part of the Commonwealth (49 percent to 40 percent).

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:15

Though Lopez is a native New Yorker (Bronx girl, actually), both her parents are Puerto Ricans, and on Sunday she announced that she was pledging a whopping $1 million toward Hurricane Maria relief efforts. In a video posted on Twitter, Martin asks his Twitter followers to donate anything at all, even just $1 if that's all that's possible. "We know how much destruction has been done and how hard it is going to be to rebuild Puerto Rico", Mr Cuomo said.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:09

TROPICAL UPDATE: Maria is a Category 1 hurricane with 80 miles per hour winds and moving north at seven miles per hour and forecast to track north and then get the boot to the east late week thanks to a cold front. Sunny skies and temperatures in the upper 60's and 70's can be expected Wednesday , Thursday and Friday . Wind: S 5-15. High: 81. Monday's high will be 68.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:09

When he emerged from the interview on Tuesday afternoon, Stone said that he had "correct [ed] a number of the things that members of the committee had said about me" - but allowed that he believed some members of the panel didn't "buy my claims".

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:07

North Korea has reportedly stiffened its perimeter defences along the east coast, deploying ballistic missiles as well as additional ground forces and anti-aircraft batteries. "We continue to maintain the diplomatically led efforts in the United Nations", he told reporters. Pyongyang did not release any statement in response to the deployment of the B-1B Lancer bombers, which the US military claimed was the "farthest north" flown by its air force on the peninsula this century.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:04

Kansas City signed kicker Harrison Butker from the Carolina Panthers practice squad to replace Santos. Carolina cut Butker after the team's Week 1 win over the San Francisco 49ers, but he was signed to the team's practice squad the following day.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:02

The bill tightens restrictions on overstaying a visa, now the most common way immigrants to the USA come illegally. The Trump administration recently announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, prompting both liberals and conservatives to call on Congress to protect close to 800,000 DACA recipients, nearly 10,000 of whom live in Indiana.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:06

The U.S. frequently sends advanced warplanes to the Korean Peninsula for patrols or drills during times of animosity. "If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man , they won't be around much longer!" Analysts say that despite the video seeming to suggest their solid-fuel missiles could hit American fighter planes from land mobile launchers, they nearly certainly couldn't, despite stepping up nuclear and missile tests over the last few months.

by | September 27, 2017 | 01:04

Prince Harry and Markle held hands as they arrived at the event, and were met with some applause as they took their seats, according to E! Both were dressed casually in jeans, the prince pairing his with a black polo shirt while his girlfriend wore a pale button-down shirt.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:59

The couple and the photographer said it appeared the boy was pushed in the water by another child. Hatt told the paper that he shoots about 35 weddings a year. Clayton Cook had just gotten married and was getting some wedding photos taken with his wife, Brittany. News, she has started calling her quick-thinking groom her "hero husband".

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:58

Speaking at the United Nations on Saturday, Ri said that Trump had made a missile attack on the U.S. mainland inevitable by insulting the dignity of North Korea. The Treasury described one package approved this month as "the strongest sanctions ever imposed on North Korea". Kim said North Korea would consider the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history" against the United States and that Trump's comments had confirmed Pyongyang's nuclear programme was "the correct path".

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:58

France is electing about half of its senators Sunday, in an important vote for President Emmanuel Macron's reform plans, threatened by his declining popularity just four months after his election in May. Merkel has said she is not opposed to having a eurozone finance minister, but differs with Macron on how powerful the role should be. "Companies with much of their cost base overseas should have some cover against a strong euro in the short term, we believe".

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:51

Ri also warned that Pyongyang would shoot down US aircraft, even if they are not in North Korean air space. The subtitle of the propaganda says: "Should F-35, B-1B and the Carl Vinson lead the U.S. territory of Guam in the Pacific Ocean. Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, North Korea's foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho , said Saturday that his country's nuclear force is "to all intents and purposes, a war deterrent for putting an end to nuclear threat of the US and for preventing ...

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:51

When Prater picked the carrier up and put it in his van, the baby opened his eyes. They at first thought the baby was a doll until they saw it move, they later told police. Temperatures reached 90 degrees on the day in question and police say the baby was not sunburned, nor did the 4-week-old have any obvious injuries. Sheree Powell, a spokeswoman for the Oklahoma Department of Human Services, said she couldn't release any information about the child.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:50

Several hundred students have spent the night inside a Barcelona university to protest the government's efforts to stop a referendum over Catalonia's secession from Spain , local media reported today. On the same day that the mass protest took place, the CNP raided several Catalan government offices using a court mandate, confiscating between nine and 10 million blank ballots to be used in the upcoming referendum.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:48

Speaking to Talk Radio, Mr Livingstone - who remains suspended by Labour over his claims that Adolf Hitler was a Zionist - suggested that claims of anti-Semitism were being used as a way of undermining Jeremy Corbyn's leadership. At the meeting, organized by the Holocaust Educational Trust, speakers said Israelis should be treated no differently from the Nazis or white South Africans during the apartheid era.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:45

Growth forecasts for Central Asia were revised up this year and next amid stable oil prices, improving prospects for the Russian Federation, and rising remittances. "The concerted effort by the Philippine government to improve public project implementation is bearing fruit, as public investment programs help drive continued economic expansion ", Richard Bolt, ADB country director for the Philippines said.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:46

Appearing in maroon slacks, pastor Evans Mawarire of the #ThisFlag movement in Zimbabwe appeared before a High Court yesterday to answer charges of attempting to subvert the government led by Robert Mugabe. The 40-year-old pastor was taken by police during a church service on Sunday after he posted a video on social media criticising the dire economic conditions in the country.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:40

In Illinois, voters can register online at https://ova.elections.il.gov/ . First celebrated in 2012, National Voter Registration Day occurs annually the fourth Tuesday in September. Those without a printer can request a paper form be mailed to them here. "In the face of an administration determined to take away the right to vote for millions of Americans, the work of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law to inform citizens of their voting rights and to protect those rights ...

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:39

After the verdict was announced in a Manhattan, New York City , federal court on Monday, Weiner cried and said he has hit "rock bottom". Abedin, who was not present at Weiner's sentencing yesterday, looked somber during this morning's outing and bowed her head, while shielding her eyes behind sunglasses.