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North Korea stages massive anti-US rally

Tens of thousands of North Koreans packed into Kim II Sung Square in Pyongyang on Saturday as the government staged a massive rally against President Donald Trump and the United States. The huge crowd listened to speeches from senior officials, and a parade of marchers carried signs with slogans suc

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-24 16:30:18

Trump Invites Russian National Basketball Team to White House

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)-One day after rescinding his invitation to the Golden State Warriors, Donald J. Trump invited the entire Russian national basketball team to celebrate with him at the White House. Trump said that he looked forward to welcoming the Russian team, calling them "much, mu

THE NEW YORKER - 2017-09-24 16:23:12

China watches in frustration as North Korea crisis enters dangerous spiral

BEIJING - The view from China could hardly be much worse: the leaders of North Korea and the United States threatening to rain down total destruction on each other, while U.S. bombers and fighters stage a show of military might close to China's shores. In public, China's foreign ministry has calmly

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-24 13:08:00

The Number of llegal Aliens from China Arrested at the Border is on the Rise

The number of illegal immigrants from China arrested along the porous Mexican-American border is on the rise, reports the San Diego Union Tribune. There are currently 74,000 illegal aliens from China in California alone. In the 2015-2016 fiscal year, 861 illegal immigrants from China that were alrea

TOWNHALL - 2017-09-24 12:50:00

Hurricane Maria an Increasing Threat of Strong Winds, Rain to Parts of East Coast; High Surf, Rip Currents Building

Hurricane Maria, a Category 2 hurricane, is increasingly likely to bring a brush of at least tropical storm-force winds and rain to parts of the East Coast later this week, in addition to its more certain impacts of coastal flooding, high surf, and rip currents. (FULL MARIA COVERAGE: Hurricane Centr

THE WEATHER CHANNEL - 2017-09-24 06:16:02

Athletes Beat Donald Trump In the Sport of Trash Talk

This week at the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as "Rocket Man." Last night he called NFL players who kneel in protest during the national anthem "sons of bitches." This morning he tweeted at Stephen Curry, an athlete pretty much e

TIME - 2017-09-24 02:05:28

U.S. bombers, fighter jets counter 'reckless behavior' in show of force off North Korea coast

U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers and F-15 jets, flying in international waters, carried out a show of force Saturday off the coast of North Korea aimed at countering what the Pentagon called Pyongyang's "reckless behavior." The Pentagon said the operation was taking place at the farthest point north of

USA TODAY - 2017-09-23 18:11:00

Earthquake In North Korea Sets Off Alarm And Speculation

Numerous scientific agencies on both sides of the Pacific detected an earthquake Saturday near the site where North Korea set off a hydrogen bomb earlier this month, at first prompting speculation of another weapons test, before a consensus appeared to emerge that the tremor was a natural occurrence

NPR - 2017-09-23 17:40:16

Why Did Steve Bannon Go To China For A Secret Meeting?

Former chief White House political strategist Steve Bannon reportedly met with a top official from the country he's long accused of contesting the United States in a vicious trade and economic war: China. Bannon, who left the West Wing last month after helping President Donald Trump claim office, se

NEWSWEEK - 2017-09-23 16:53:58

Where are the ‎world‏'s nuclear weapons?

Nine nuclear-capable states exist in the world, experts say Eight believed to have weapons ready to be incorporated into their arsenals

CNN - 2017-09-23 14:53:08

Tropical Storm Lee could near hurricane strength by next week

Just as large swaths of the Caribbean try to recover from powerful hurricanes that turned small paradises into islands of destruction, another storm is gaining strength in the Atlantic. The National Hurricane Center said Saturday that Tropical Storm Lee is inching slowly north and northwest over th

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-23 14:20:41

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

MEXICO CITY - A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, killing at least one person, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge, and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes that together have killed more than 400 people. The U.S. Geological Survey s

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-23 12:42:00

How North Korean Commandos Tried to Kill South Korean President

Recently the South Korean defense minister caused a stir when he announced the military was forming a "decapitation unit" of airborne special A Republic of Korea soldier awaits an attack during an amphibious assault by ROK and U.S. Marines on Tok Sok Ri beach as part of Exercise Reception, Staging

SCOUT - 2017-09-23 09:15:59

North Korea says strike on US is 'inevitable' as Pentagon flies bombers off coast

North Korea's foreign minister called U.S. President Donald Trump "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania" and promised a strike on the American mainland was "inevitable" in a blistering speech to the United Nations General Assembly Saturday. The address by Ri Yong Ho began as the Pentagon a

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-23 08:35:31

Jerry Lewis and 10 Other Celebrities Who Left (Or Plan to Leave) Their Kids Nothing

Jerry Lewis's six children from his first marriage are getting zilch when it comes to an inheritance, but the comedian isn't the only mega celebrity whose last will and testament left his or her kids in the lurch. The future of Lewis's estate was revealed on Thursday, when PEOPLE obtained his will f

PEOPLE - 2017-09-22 21:48:01

What Is the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and an Atomic Bomb?

North Korea warned this week that it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, weeks after saying the country had already successfully detonated one. A hydrogen bomb has never been used in battle by any country, but experts say it has the power to wipe out entire cities and kill significantly

TIME - 2017-09-22 21:01:02

American Journalist and Activist Mom Found Strangled and Stabbed in Turkey: Reports

An American-born journalist and her activist mother, who was reportedly investigating potential abuse in Syrian prisons, were found dead in Istanbul in a gruesome double slaying, according to multiple news outlets. According to Turkish media, the bodies of Halla Barakat and 60-year-old Orouba Baraka

PEOPLE - 2017-09-22 21:00:49

Guajataca Dam fails in Puerto Rico, prompting "extremely dangerous" situation

A Google satellite image of the Guajataca Dam in Puerto Rico. Google, DigitalGlobe, CNES / Airbus Last Updated Sep 22, 2017 5:10 PM EDT SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The National Weather Service in San Juan said Friday that the northwestern municipalities of Isabela and Quebradillas, home to some 70,00

CBS NEWS - 2017-09-22 20:15:44

What Would a Hydrogen Bomb Do to the Pacific Ocean?

The latest fiery exchange between the United States and North Korea has produced a new kind of threat. On Tuesday, during his speech at the United Nations, President Trump said his government would "totally destroy North Korea" if necessary to defend the United States or its allies. On Friday, Kim J

THE ATLANTIC - 2017-09-22 18:49:56

The Simple Reason Why Russia's Military Is Back

The Pentagon's Defense Intelligence Agency has released a new assessment of Russian military power-reviving a Cold War-era practice. The agency concludes (Photo: Wikimedia commons, 247Sports) The Pentagon's Defense Intelligence Agency has released a new assessment of Russian military power-revivin

SCOUT - 2017-09-22 15:00:42

China May Have Found a New Way to Sink U.S. Aircraft Carriers

The Pentagon just released[5] its annual report on China's military power, which once again highlighted Beijing's efforts to put American aircraft carriers at risk. Right on cue, China announced a major milestone for a system that might be a key component of its antiaccess/area-denial (A2/AD) strate

SCOUT - 2017-09-22 14:56:00

How Russia and China Could Win a War Against America

Russia and China are actively pursuing new weapons and capabilities to counter America's dominance of space according a U.S. Intelligence Community assessment. (Photo: Wikimedia commons, 247Sports) Russia and China are actively pursuing new weapons and capabilities to counter America's dominance o

SCOUT - 2017-09-22 11:06:01

Could North Korea's Army Beat the U.S. Military in War?

As Washington ratchets up the pressure on North Korea-or potentially launches a preemptive strike-the Kim regime in Pyongyang has options to strike back (Photo: Wikimedia commons, 247Sports) As Washington ratchets up the pressure on North Korea-or potentially launches a preemptive strike-the Kim r

SCOUT - 2017-09-22 10:57:25

Hawaii reportedly prepares for nuclear attack amid North Korea rhetoric

Hawaii officials have reportedly been urging residents to prepare for a nuclear attack, the stunning plea coming amid increasingly unnerving rhetoric -- and actions -- from North Korea. Aloha State authorities were working to educate and prepare residents for a possible atomic attack by telling them

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-22 10:54:56

North Korea dictator Kim Jong Un's executions: anti-aircraft guns, flamethrowers, mortars

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has long been known for his excesses. Whether it be his penchant for heavy drinking or the horrors he inflicts on the women he keeps as sex slaves, the strongman has long held his nation in fear as he rules over the Hermit Kingdom with unchecked powers. Kim, however

FOXNEWS - 2017-09-22 06:04:29

We know where the next big earthquakes will happen - but not when

Two massive earthquakes have struck Mexico this month. The first, the strongest in a century at magnitude 8.2, occurred off of the Southern Mexican coast near Chiapas state on September 7, killing 98. Another powerful -but seismically unrelated - earthquake struck Tuesday 100 miles Southwest of Mexi

VOX - 2017-09-21 18:00:02

Russia threatens retaliatory strikes against U.S. troops and their allies in Syria

MOSCOW - Russia on Thursday raised the threat of a direct confrontation with U.S. forces in Syria, saying that it would target areas occupied by American units and U.S.-backed militias if its troops came under fire. The warning was issued amid rising tensions in the Syrian desert between the United

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-21 17:48:00

Clues to Africa's Mysterious Past Found in Ancient Skeletons

Researchers in Malawi examining bone fragments whose DNA point to enormous migrations thousands of years ago that shaped present-day populations.Credit Jessica Thompson It was only two years ago that researchers found the first ancient human genome in Africa: a skeleton in a cave in Ethiopia yielde

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-09-21 16:00:15

North Korea's ambassador told the UN that sanctions are threatening the survival of its children

North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations Han Tae Song attends the Conference on Disarmament at the United Nations in GenevaThomson Reuters GENEVA (Reuters) - North Korea told a UN rights panel that international sanctions imposed on it over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs would end

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-09-21 15:48:00

Man's deportation to Mexico turns out to be 'death sentence' despite wife's plea to federal judge

Juan Coronilla-Guerrero's wife feared her husband's deportation to Mexico would be a death sentence, and she turned out to be right. Coronilla-Guerrero was found dead last week, three months after being booted from Texas by immigration agents, according to the American-Statesman. He was 28. His d

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 15:15:45

North Korea Is Threatening War With The U.S., And It Won't Pay Its NYC Parking Tickets

As if the U.S. and North Korea hadn't had enough bilateral tensions, outstanding parking fines from North Korea's diplomatic mission to the U.N. add insult to injury. According to NBC New York, the mission owes as much as $156,000 to the city of New York for more than 1,300 unpaid tickets that date

NEWSWEEK - 2017-09-21 00:47:35