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'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria churns toward Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico; Jose to scrape Northeast coast

(This article, originally published at noon Monday, was last updated at 8 a.m. Tuesday with the latest information from the National Hurricane Center advisories.) The wicked 2017 hurricane season began delivering more punishing blows Tuesday as Hurricane Maria raked across the Caribbean with "potent

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-19 13:00:00

Photos: Russia holds one of its biggest war games since the Cold War

Russia is in the middle of one of its biggest military exercises since the end of the Cold War: Zapad 2017. From September 14 to 20, the Russian and Belarusian militaries are holding a joint war game to simulate fending off an attack from Western powers. Russia says only 12,700 troops - as well as 7

VOX - 2017-09-19 12:40:01

US considers shooting down NK missiles that don't pose a direct threat

Mattis said the US has military options that would not put Seoul at risk Members of the administration have repeatedly emphasized that a range of military options are on the table

CNN - 2017-09-19 11:57:49

Hurricane Maria Does 'Mind Boggling' Damage to Dominica, Leader Says

The Caribbean island nation of Dominica sustained "mind boggling" damage from Hurricane Maria, its prime minister said on Tuesday, after the storm hit with maximum sustained winds of nearly 160 miles per hour that ripped roofs off buildings, including his own home. There was no immediate word of dea

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-09-19 08:59:20

Expat advice: moving to Bangkok

Continuing the expat advice series, FT Residential focuses on Bangkok this time. We invite readers to participate in a short survey and share their tales from around the world and the lessons they learned. Academic Alex Hay recently returned to the UK after eight years in Bangkok. He worked at Suan

FINANCIAL TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:22:01
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Politics News

Gregg Jarrett: Sessions Should Resign, But Not Before Taking Action Against Clinton, Comey and Rice

Jeff Sessions should never have accepted the position of Attorney General of the United States. His leadership has proven unproductive and ineffectual. There are two reasons for this. First, he deceived President Trump by concealing his intent to recuse himself from the federal investigation into Ru

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-19 11:28:56

The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 9:15 a.m. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning the world's leaders that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest level since the end of the Cold War and "fiery talk can lead to fatal misunderstandi

TOWNHALL - 2017-09-19 16:25:00

Korean peninsula draws range of military drills in show of force against North Korea

BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military staged bombing drills with South Korea over the Korean peninsula and Russia and China began naval exercises ahead of a U.N. General Assembly meeting on Tuesday where North Korea's nuclear threat is likely to loom large. The flurry of military drills came

REUTERS - 2017-09-19 11:10:48

The Real Culprit Behind North Korea's Missile Threat May Be Vladimir Putin

Kim Jong-un sent another chilling message to the civilized world with his ICBM launch on Friday, the longest yet and the second to pass over Japan. That prompted international condemnation and a chorus of calls for the Trump administration to put more pressure on China to rein in its longtime ally i

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-19 13:27:31

There could be a high cost for talking up the North Korean threat

President Donald Trump in Florida.REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Constant threat inflation and fear-mongering take their toll on public opinion: A majority of Americans support military action against North Korea if economic and diplomatic efforts fail, according to a Gallup poll released on Friday amid

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-19 13:54:22
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Business News

Hurricane Maria upgraded to Category 5 as it smashes into Caribbean

Hurricane Maria barreled toward areas of the Caribbean that were already devastated by Hurricane Irma on Monday, while Hurricane Jose continued to churn northward and was expected to bring heavy rains, strong winds and surf swells to the Northeast. Maria strengthened to a "potentially catastrophic"

MARKETWATCH - 2017-09-19 15:18:00

North Korea's Delegation Gets Front-Row Seats for Trump's UN Speech

When Donald Trump takes the podium in a few minutes to address the United Nations General Assembly for the first time, some of the best seats in the house will be filled by North Korea's delegation. Under the UN's seating lottery at the General Assembly meeting this year, North Korea was assigned a

BLOOMBERG - 2017-09-19 13:46:09

"Slash Your Retirement Risk: How To Make Your Money Last With A Simple, Safe, And Secure Investment Plan"

DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Cook, president and founder of Dayton-Ohio based Beacon Capital Management, Inc., an SEC registered investment advisor with more than $2.5 billion under management, has released his first book "Slash Your Retirement Risk: How to Make Your Money Last

STREET.COM - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Trump says the US pays too much to the UN. Well, it's complicated.

The UN decides how much states contribute to its regular budget based on gross national income But the UN also looks at gross national income per capita -- which is very high in the US Still, the UN's regular budget is really only a piece of what countries end up contributing to the organization The

CNN - 2017-09-19 10:22:39

Plus-Size Lingerie Turns Into Rare Growth Market in U.S. Apparel

Ask any woman. Shopping for bras is a pain, sometimes literally. And if you're what they call curvy? Good luck with that. But there's fresh hope on the plus-size horizon, with brands including Calvin Klein and specialty retailers such as Brayola introducing more brassieres in 40DD and beyond. It's p

BLOOMBERG - 2017-09-19 10:00:00
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Technology News

One of PlayStation's best games is getting an insane-looking remake on the PlayStation 4

In 2018, the best game from 2005 arrives on the PlayStation 4. It's called "Shadow of the Colossus," and it's getting a gorgeous remake on the PlayStation 4. Sony When the game originally launched on the PlayStation 2 in 2005, it was a revelation for PlayStation 2 owners. Though it may look lik

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-19 13:08:42

Envestnet | Tamarac Releases RIA Platform on Okta Integration Network

CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Envestnet | Tamarac (www.tamaracinc.com) announced a new single sign-on and authentication integration with Okta, the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, through the Okta Integration Network. Registered independent advisors (RIAs) usin

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

Google's New App Caters To Repairmen And Their Clients

Google has just released a new application to the Play Store, the 'Home service ads' app. This app joins a rather vast portfolio of applications that Google released to the Play Store over the years, ranging from Gmail, Chrome, Drive, Maps and Photos, to less known apps like Androidify, Google Class

ANDROID HEADLINES - 2017-09-19 13:08:41

Endeavor Robotics Wins Its Third Major Contract in Six Weeks with the United States Government

Massachusetts-based robotics company to deliver 75 'throwable' robots widely used by military and law enforcement personnel CHELMSFORD, Mass., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Endeavor Robotics, the U.S.-based global leader in tactical ground robotics, has been awarded a contract for 75 FirstLook robo

CNBC - 2017-09-19 14:20:00

'ExpensiveWall' Malware Affected 21 Million Android Devices

A new malware, called "ExpensiveWall", has affected around 21.1 million Android devices, as identified by Check Point's mobile threat research team. This malware is said to have bypassed Google Play's anti-malware protections, including Play Protect, as it came "packed" inside certain applications (

ANDROID HEADLINES - 2017-09-19 12:34:54
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Entertainment News

What you missed on 'Game of Thrones': Tyrion is basically responsible for everything

Tyrion Lannister doesn't get enough respect. That's a common theme on Game of Thrones, but it's also true among Game of Thrones viewers - even among his biggest fans. Sure, we remember the Imp's greatest hits, partly because the sprawling show itself keeps reminding us. He saved King's Landing at t

MASHABLE - 2017-09-19 14:02:45

One of PlayStation's best games is getting an insane-looking remake on the PlayStation 4

In 2018, the best game from 2005 arrives on the PlayStation 4. It's called "Shadow of the Colossus," and it's getting a gorgeous remake on the PlayStation 4. Sony When the game originally launched on the PlayStation 2 in 2005, it was a revelation for PlayStation 2 owners. Though it may look lik

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-19 13:08:42

Bill O’Reilly Says He Never Received a Single HR Complaint Before Being Forced to Leave Fox News

Bill O'Reilly has called the sexual harassment charges against him that led to his ousting at Fox News a "political and financial hit job." The former host of The O'Reilly Factor appeared on Today six months after parting ways with Fox News, where he denied ever having been accused of misconduct aga

PEOPLE - 2017-09-19 13:38:47

Celebs Felt the Earthquake in L.A. Last Night and Sort of Freaked Out: ‘I Almost Peed My Pants’

Jason Merritt/Getty While most of the east coast slumbered, residents of L.A. felt the effects of a 3.6 magnitude earthquake on Monday night - including some of Hollywood's biggest stars. According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit the Westwood Village area around 11:20 p.m. loca

PEOPLE - 2017-09-19 12:10:03

Paralympian Swimmer Victoria Arlen Is Going To Make Me Ugly Cry On Every Episode Of 'DWTS'

Sept. 18 was the first episode of season 25 of 'DWTS' and Victoria's inspiring story already had me in tears. I know her heartwarming journey will have me crying every week this season! Even though I had never heard her name before this fall, I feel like Victoria Arlen, 22, is going to be one of my

HOLLYWOOD LIFE - 2017-09-19 13:36:18
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Sports News

WWE News: Jinder Mahal has now held the WWE Championship for longer than Ric Flair

As of today, September 19th, Mahal's reign as WWE Champion reached 120 days. A number that surpasses the total number of days that two-time WWE Hall Of Famer Ric Flair held the same title over the course of two reigns.In case you didn't know... Most will remember Mahal from his time with 3MB - a sta

SPORTSKEEDA.COM - 2017-09-19 04:50:53

Yankees need to consider demoting struggling Dellin Betances from eighth-inning, setup role

With the Yankees on the verge of a playoff berth and the games starting to matter even more down the stretch, Joe Girardi must consider demoting Dellin Betances from the eighth-inning, setup role. Betances was dreadful in the Bombers' 2-1 nail-biting victory over the Twins on Monday at The Stadium

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 04:02:31

It wasn't a fluke: Giants' offense wasn't ready for 2017

Giants quarterback Eli Manning acknowledges mistakes he made in his team's 24-10 loss to the Lions and says Odell Beckham Jr. had a good start to his season. (0:33) EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- As he marched onto the MetLife Stadium field Monday night, Tom Coughlin did not come across like a man one day

ESPN - 2017-09-19 06:30:00

Andrew Bogut reportedly signs 1-year deal with the Lakers

Veteran center Andrew Bogut has signed a one-year deal at the veterans minimum with the Los Angeles Lakers, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania. He joins Brook Lopez, Ivica Zubac and rookie Thomas Bryant to form a deep cast of Lakers big men. Bogut played in 26 games with the Mavericks last s

SB NATION - 2017-09-19 03:17:31

Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott accused of quitting; Jason Garrett plans chat

FRISCO, Texas - Ezekiel Elliott was accused of quitting by Hall of Fame running back LaDainian Tomlinson in Dallas' 42-17 loss to Denver. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett never directly disagreed Monday. While heaping praise on quarterback Dak Prescott for continuing to show fight in his first blowout lo

DENVER POST - 2017-09-19 01:04:05
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Health News

When it comes to sex, dating, and drinking, 18 is the new 15 for American teens

Being a teen isn't what it used to be. According to a huge new study, adolescents in the 2010s were less likely date, drink alcohol, go out without their parents, and have sex than teens in every generation since the 1970s. Fewer of them have paying jobs or drive. The research, published in Child De

QUARTZ - 2017-09-19 08:45:19

The best workout routine for losing weight — according to an exercise physiologist

The perfect exercise routine involves the right mix of cardiovascular and strength training. Heather Milton, a senior exercise physiologist at  NYU Langone Health, discusses how to get in shape with the right balance. The perfect exercise routine involves the right mix of cardiovascular and strength

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-19 00:17:00

Mum's mouth ulcer led to brave fight for life as tongue had to be rebuilt using her ARM

British woman vanishes in Amazon in suspected pirate attack A mum who thought she had a simple mouth ulcer was devastated to learn that the small lump was actually something much more sinister. Heather Johnson needed half her tongue cutting out - which was rebuilt using her arm after being diagnose

MSN.COM - 2017-09-19 12:17:07

Kate Middleton Promotes Youth Mental Health in New Campaign Video -- Watch

Provided by ETOnline Kate Middleton is showing her support in the fight against mental illness. The 35-year-old Duchess of Cambridge filmed an introductory segment for a new campaign titled You're Never Too Young to Talk Mental Health, which will soon be rolled out in U.K. primary schools. The anim

MSN.COM - 2017-09-19 06:22:16

Khloe Kardashian Fires Back at Body Shamers Who Called Her Fat for Wearing Baggy Clothes

Khloe Kardashian is not here for the haters. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star fired back at critics who accused her of gaining weight after she stepped out in baggy clothes for a laser hair removal appointment. "So rude of people to say I'm getting fat because I wore baggy clothes to get la

MSN.COM - 2017-09-18 23:55:34
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