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North Korea apparently conducts another nuclear test, South Korea says

Meantime, questions remain over whether nuclear-armed Pyongyang has successfully miniaturised its weapons, and whether it has a working H-bomb, but KCNA said that leader Kim Jong-un had inspected such a device at the Nuclear Weapons Institute.

Two students suspended after posting racist image on Snapchat

While the principal sent a note home to parents calling the prank "repugnant and hateful", parents feel the students who doctored the photo and shared it on social media deserve punishment beyond the suspensions they received. You might want to talk to your child about this incident. This is not the first time Snapchat has been used to harass a student. A former West Mesa High School cheerleader filed a civil rights lawsuit maintaining that during a trip to Phoenix in July 2015 teammates ...

United States takes to skies in show of force against North Korea

Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander of U.S. Forces Korea (USFK), noted that the U.S. military opted for the show of force due to the North's disregard for Washington's conciliatory gesture. This came a day after President Donald Trump declared that " talking is not the answer " on North Korea. However, this approach clearly hasn't worked.

Man City furious with Arsenal over failed Alexis Sanchez deal

Once he has played in that, Evans will return to The Hawthorns rather than any new club destinations and expects to discuss his situation with Albion boss Tony Pulis , with the defender hopeful he can just pick up where he left off. "I am going back to Monaco", Lemar told Canal+ Sport . "You have to respect what happens on the negotiation side". Despite Manchester City's move for Sanchez, Wenger confirmed the move was "not close" and is confident the Chilean worldwide remains 100% ...

Female high school quarterback throws TD on 1st pass in varsity game

While the touchdown was Neher's first playing tackle football, she started for Hollywood Hills' girls-only flag football team last spring. A spokesperson for the Florida High School Athletic Associate couldn't confirm that Neher was the first female high school athlete to throw a touchdown pass in the state, but he said he believed she might be.

Man charged after driving auto down stairs in Boston City Hall plaza

Friday night. Upon arriving to the scene, police found a blue Toyota Corolla that had crashed into a light pole that was blocking part of Congress Street. He had "numerous self-inflicted, non-life-threatening injuries" and was transported to an area hospital, the statement said. Investigators believe the suspect suffers from mental health issues and that there is no indication the incident had a connection to terrorism.

Iran Keen to Cement Ties with South Africa: President Rouhani

For her part, Mbete said her country will make efforts to bring Iran to the club of BRICS which includes Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. President Rouhani also went on to mention close views of Iran and South Africa in many global and regional issues, adding: "Iran and South Africa can cooperate more with each other in worldwide communities and help foster peace and stability in the world and secure the interests of developing countries".

Johnson storms into early lead at PGA playoff event

That's the thing - once you know you can make birdies on a golf course , it makes it easier to do that again". He arrived at TPC Boston this week at No. Dustin Johnson , Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas comprised the most notable grouping for Rounds 1-2. Meanwhile, England's Lee Slattery defied miserable conditions to card a superb 65 and post the clubhouse target at seven under par before play was abandoned for the day in the D+D REAL Czech Masters.

Schoolgirls Killed In Iran Road Accident

Three of the critically wounded have been transferred to a hospital in Shiraz. Four others also sustained spinal cord injuries. On the cause of the accident , the state-run press has reported the bus driver as being drowsy. The tragic accident occurred at 4:26 am as the Volvo bus carrying the students hit a bridge and overturned. The country is one of the first places in the world in road accidents.

Trump keeps all options open for N. Korea: White House

A photo from the missile launch this week. . The U.S. Missile Defense Agency announced that it successfully shot down a medium-range ballistic missile off the coast of Hawaii in a test. Trump earlier this month intensified his rhetoric against North Korea , saying a military option against North Korea is "locked and loaded". The date passed without incident.

Alleged Iloilo drug lord dead

The incident took place in Landheights Subdivision in Barangay Balabago, Jaro District, Iloilo City . Supt. Marlon Tayapa says, police were supposed to serve the warrant of arrest for Prevendido. Authorities formed a special task force to look into their killing. Dela Rosa, however, said that they see no connection between Prevendido and Iloilo City Mayor Jed Mabilog who is being tagged as protector of illegal drugs syndicate in Western Visayas.

Escobar, Gibson Lead Twins In Blowout Against Royals

The Minnesota Twins scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth, but couldn't push the tying run across in a 7-6 loss to Kansas City Friday. Minnesota would add seven more runs before all was said and done in the 9th. Twins starter Kyle Gibson went six innings going up no runs on hits. Goodrum, the team's second-round draft pick in 2010, also became the 51st player used by the Twins in 2017.

Highlights, recap from the first half of Nebraska vs. Arkansas State

Earlier, redshirt freshman JD Spielman took a kickoff - the first touch of his collegiate career - 99 yards for a touchdown, the team's first touchdown on a kickoff return in almost four years. Nebraska would strike again its next drive, this time doing the bulk of the damage on the ground. (NU) Mikale Wilbon carries ball 7 yards into the end zone.

Pakistan vioaltes ceasefire in Ponnch, BSF soldier martyred

He died while being taken to a military hospital, he said. The deceased policeman was identified as Head Constable Kishan Lal. Lashkar-e-Toiba has claimed responsibility for the attack. He said ASI Kamaljit Singh sustained bullet injuries in Pakistani troops firing while he was guarding a forward post in the sector. Singh, 50, who hailed from Malkana village in Punjab's Bhatinda district, was killed yesterday.

Theresa May Refuses To Rule Out Military Action Against North Korea

May and Abe also agreed to urge China to play a greater role in the issue. The duo will also discuss the Chinese militarization of the South China Sea and the importance of abiding by the worldwide order based on the rule of law in the disputed waters.

Trump Returns to Texas, Visits Harvey Victims and Relief Workers

Schools were supposed to resume classes last Monday but Richard Carranza, superintendent of Houston's largest school district, told the newspaper that at least 35 had sustained damage or lost power during the storm. Officials ordered residents living within 1.5 miles of the facility to evacuate amid concerns about the fumes emanating from the plant, which produces organic peroxides - compounds that can combust if not cooled to the right temperature.

Houston students will return to classes sooner than many expected

The San Antonio Independent School District also added "sexual orientation", "gender identity", and "gender expression" to its anti-discrimination policy, including protections for staff and teachers as well as students. Among all the homes and businesses struck in Harvey's path, several schools have been shut down with storm damage as well. Please note that you must go to the Administration Building before arriving for registration at any campus.

No. 18 Hurricanes defeat Bethune-Cookman Wildcats 41-13 in season opener

Then, it's time to pass it along. Rosier won't have two of Kaaya's top targets from 2016; tight end David Njoku is in the National Football League, and wide receiver Ahmmon Richards is "very unlikely" to play with a hamstring issue. In his first snap from scrimmage, Rosier tucked and ran for sixteen yards and a first down. Homer added 103 yards on 11 carries for a 9.4-yards-a-carry average.

Magnitude 5.3 quake strikes eastern Idaho

They were all in the area east of Soda Springs. An quake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale hit southeast of Soda Springs, Idaho, just before 6 p.m. It is not yet known if the natural disaster caused any damage or injuries, but Fox 13 local news reports that it received several calls and messages from people who felt tremors as far as the state of Utah.

Sean White, Kyle Davis, Kamryn Pettway out for Auburn vs. Georgia Southern

Pettway rushed for 1,224 yards last season and Johnson gained 895 in one of the Southeastern Conference's better tailback tandems. Johnson gained 136 yards on 16 carries for an already short-handed Auburn backfield. Davis caught 12 passes for 248 yards and two touchdowns as a true freshman last fall. Transfer quarterback Jarrett Stidham was 14-for-24 for 185 yards, with two touchdowns and an interception thrown in his debut.

Kenya's Election Commission to Make Internal Changes to Prepare for New Vote

But Mr Kenyatta, after initially calling for calm, has responded by saying "we clearly have a problem" with the judges who made the ruling. "The presidential election held on August 8 was not conducted in accordance with the constitution and applicable law, rendering the results invalid, null and void", he said .

Trump lends a hand at storm shelter

During a visit to the First Church of Pearland in the Houston suburb of Pearland, President Trump praised Governor Abbott for his work. Trump is scheduled to meet Tuesday with Ryan, McConnell and the Democratic leaders of the both congressional chambers - Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California.

United States To Withdraw Free Trade Deal With South Korea

Trump added later that he would discuss the possible withdrawal with his advisers next week, Reuters quoted him as telling reporters during a trip to hurricane-hit Houston. Chamber of Commerce said in an email to members that it and other business groups "have received multiple reports" that the Trump administration is prepared to notify South Korea of its intent to withdraw from KORUS on Tuesday, and possibly sooner.

Division III Saint John's almost reaches the century mark in blowout win

Nearly reaching the century mark is an impressive feat, and St. John's did it both through the air and on the ground. Saint John's racked up 560 total yards compared to St. Forty-six St. John's players saw action on defense. At the half, Saint John's led 63-0, a school record, which surpassed a 62-0 advantage it held over Hamline on October 9, 1993.

Kenneth Juster to be United States ambassador to India

As under secretary for industry and security in the US Department of Commerce, Juster was in India to carry forward the US-India dialogue on promoting high technology trade in 2003. Ashley Tellis, senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace said that Juster knows India well and the people there would welcome him enthusiastically as he a known face there.

End Of 1st Quarter: UK 0 Southern Miss 0

Thousands of people gathered at many locations for tailgating activities prior to the football game between the Golden Eagles and the University of Kentucky. But running back Benny Snell took a direct snap on the next play and fumbled, the game's first turnover. Griggs finished with 222 yards passing and two touchdowns, all in the second half.

Penn State report card: Akron edition

For what was probably his best move of the game, Barkley stunned everyone on this incredible first-quarter play, making the catch on 3rd-and-10 and dodging and jumping over Akron players like it's no big deal to pick up a couple extra yards.

Soldier presumed dead in Yemen helicopter crash is from Tucson

Yesterday, the DoD declared the missing solider dead. Senator John McCain confirmed in a tweet Saurday that Rivera-Lopez was from Tucson. The cause of the crash is still under investigation. SSgt Rivera-Lopez was stationed in Savannah, GA, according to KVOA-affiliate WSAV . "My prayers are with his loved ones", U.S. Rep. Martha McSally wrote in a tweet.

Texas Tech faces FCS image of itself in Eastern Washington

The six former Texas Tech players on Kingsbury's initial staff have, over time, been whittled down to three - Kingsbury, offensive coordinator Eric Morris and first-year offensive line coach Brandon Jones . Coach Kliff Kingsbury's fifth season begins at home Saturday against Eastern Washington , the FCS leader with 401 yards passing per game last season.

US, South Korean Presidents Agree to Revise Treaty on Ballistic Missiles

North and South Korea remain technically at-war as no peace treaty was signed at the end of the Korean War in 1953. In July, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that since 2012, the trade deficit in goods with South Korea has doubled from $13.2 billion to $27.6 billion, while exports of U.S.

Denny Hamlin wins NASCAR Xfinity race at Darlington

It wasn't quite the dominant performance we expected for the Joe Gibbs Racing star. Harvick used a daring move on the restart to charge back to the lead past Logano and Hamlin quickly began working on Logano for the second position. The No. 24 auto for Hendrick Motorsports, in turn, will be driven by William Byron , who is second in the XFINITY Series. "I just got out-motored on the restart".

Gamecocks hold off NC State for first win of 2017

Samuel has already scored three TDs for the Gamecocks, including one on a 97-yard kickoff return, but it was his latest score that is turning heads. Finley finished with 415 yards passing and two touchdowns on 45-for-64 attempts. A LITTLE MOORE: South Carolina senior linebacker Skai Moore returned to action after missing last season because of neck fusion surgery to fix a herniated disc and had eight tackles.

UAB Football wins first game since 2015, sets attendance record

UAB's AJ Erdley scored from one yard out on the opening drive. As the game came to a close, UAB Football's official account tweeted that the school had reached an attendance record with 45,212 fans in attendance. That made the score 7-all. Nose tackle Anthony Rush showed off his secondary skills as well, pawing the ball down before turning the after-burners on, going 27 yards to the house.

North Korea Claims It Produced Missile-Ready H-Bomb

Furthermore, the report emphasized that the warhead components and production techniques were all domestically produced and mastered, meaning that North Korea can "produce powerful nuclear weapons as many as it wants". The state news agency released pictures of leader Kim Jong-un inspecting what it said was a new hydrogen bomb. Expert observers suspect that North Korea's Hwasong-14 ICBM can strike targets across the continental U.S.

North Korea says it has developed more advanced hydrogen bomb

North Korea triggered a new escalation of tensions in July, when it carried out two successful tests of an ICBM, the Hwasong-14, which apparently brought much of the USA mainland within range. It was also claimed that the hydrogen bomb had an "explosive power" of between tens and hundreds of kilotons, which could be detonated at high altitudes, resulting in a "super-powerful attack".

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