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Abe, Moon meet with eye on strengthening pressure on N. Korea

Abe, Moon meet with eye on strengthening pressure on N. Korea

The deployment follows a spate of recent North Korean ballistic missile and nuclear tests, and increasingly heated rhetoric between Kim and US President Donald Trump . Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in spoke at a regional meeting in the eastern Russian city of Vladivostok and agreed to persuade China and Russia to cut off oil to North Korea as much as possible, according to South Korean officials.


3 hurricanes in the Atlantic: What we know Thursday

3 hurricanes in the Atlantic: What we know Thursday

As for Irma, the hurricane is currently about 300 miles west of the Leeward islands and now moving west quickly, reported ABC News, which stated the good news is the storm looks to pass to the north of some of the islands toward which it is headed, including Puerto Rico.


India, Belarus to elevate bilateral partnership

India, Belarus to elevate bilateral partnership

The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Alexander Lukashenko, President of the Republic of Belarus. With India and Belarus celebrating the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties this year, both countries on Tuesday agreed to further elevate their partnership.


Hurricane Jose Path Could Bring Storm To East Coast

Hurricane Jose Path Could Bring Storm To East Coast

Remains of the storm could also push the jetstream further north dragging better weather to the British Isles, but the forecast is still questionable. In May, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said that unseasonably warm ocean temperatures and a no-show from El NiƱo would contribute to a potentially "extremely active" hurricane season.


Jose strengthens into hurricane in Atlantic Ocean

Jose strengthens into hurricane in Atlantic Ocean

The storm was named on Tuesday and became a Category 1 hurricane on Wednesday afternoon when its maximum sustained winds hit 75 miles per hour. On its current forecast path, Jose is expected to pass near or on top of the northern Leeward Islands, including Barbuda and Antigua, on Saturday.


Tennessee utility workers head for Florida, Georgia following Hurricane Irma

Tennessee utility workers head for Florida, Georgia following Hurricane Irma

SCE&G reports about 50,000 customers without power Tuesday morning. He says the staging area is in Lake City, Florida and Florida Power and Light is determining where to send the crews. Those affected were only a small percentage of all the households and businesses that use power in the Palmetto State. Millions of people are without power across the Sunshine State since Hurricane Irma made its destructive march up the peninsula.