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Trump surveys devastated Texas as Harvey rages on

Trump surveys devastated Texas as Harvey rages on

With remnants of Hurricane Harvey still pounding Texas , US lawmakers have begun contemplating the massive rebuilding costs, leaving some Republicans in a tricky spot after they opposed federal aid when a storm devastated eastern states in 2012.


North Korea may have conducted 6th nuclear test: Yonhap

North Korea may have conducted 6th nuclear test: Yonhap

Trump spoke by telephone to Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the need to "maximize pressure on North Korea" in the face of the "growing threat" it presented, according to a White House readout of the call, without specifying when it took place.


Report Card Vs Missouri State Bears

Report Card Vs Missouri State Bears

The offense could end up having to carry MU this season, as the defense surrendered 35 points to Missouri State in the first half alone. Quarterback Drew Lock threw for a school record 521 yards and a school record seven touchdowns in the Tigers 72 to 43 victory over Missouri State at Faurot Field in Columbia.


Jaitley visiting Japan as Defence Minister, Sitharaman to take charge later

Jaitley visiting Japan as Defence Minister, Sitharaman to take charge later

He also said that he is happy that his successor as Defence Minister is very "competent". "Otherwise it is impossible", she told reporters here after taking oath. The 58-year-old has previously served as a Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs. Former Chief Minister and National Conference working president Omar Abdullah was quick to respond on Twitter: "Wow, straight from MoS (independent charge) to a seat at the Cabinet Committee on Security".


Houston mayor imposes nightly curfew after Harvey

Houston mayor imposes nightly curfew after Harvey

Experts said evacuating is a complicated decision with major ramifications, and none interviewed by The Associated Press second-guessed Turner. "We will have to wait until the water levels from this historical flood recede before we can determine the extent of damage and make any needed repairs", the city said.


Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested: daughter

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested: daughter

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha was arrested in Phnom Penh early on Sunday and the government of veteran Prime Minister Hun Sen said he was accused of treason. The statement gave no details but called the actions "treason". In the video, which the government said was shot in Australia, Kem Sokha said the Americans had hired academics to advise on strategy to change Cambodia's leaders.