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Not only have US intelligence agencies known about the secret missile sites for years, but Kim, the North Korean leader, has also made his intention plain: He plans to make the missiles capable of delivering a nuclear weapon. Medium-range missiles capable of striking Japan and all of South Korea reportedly are deployed in an operational belt 90-150km north of the Demilitarised Zone that divides the peninsula.
  • Miley Cyrus Loses Her Home as Fires Continue to Devastate California

    Miley Cyrus Loses Her Home as Fires Continue to Devastate California

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    The howling Santa Ana winds fueled the Woolsey Fire . Gov. Jerry Brown said California is requesting aid from the Trump administration. Brown said that the fires were "truly a tragedy" and hopes everyone pulls together. "I just pray the winds are in our favor". "A big thank you to firefighters from across the country who are helping California's firefighters battle these blazes", Sen.
  • Former refugee in Kenya Ilhan Omar elected to US Congress

    Former refugee in Kenya Ilhan Omar elected to US Congress

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    Wazir and her family fled persecution from the Taliban in Afghanistan and settled in a refugee camp in Uzbekistan. The Palestinian-American Muslim , who served for six years in the state legislature, ran as a Democrat . Tlaib's relatives in the West Bank village of Beit Ur Al-Fauqa greeted the news of her election with a mixture of pride and hope that she would be able to take on a USA administration widely seen as hostile to Muslims and the Palestinian cause.
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital after breaking ribs

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital after breaking ribs

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    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks after receiving the American Law Institute's Henry J. Friendly Medal in Washington, DC, on May 14, 2018. "She said something very inappropriate during the campaign, but she apologized for it", he told reporters . "I'm now 85", she told the New York Times .
  • Former Philippine First Lady sentenced for corruption

    Former Philippine First Lady sentenced for corruption

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    Friday's decision bars the former first lady from any public office unless she pursues an appeal with the top court. Former Philippine Human Rights Commission chair Loretta Ann Rosales, who was raped and tortured by soldiers of the Marcos regime, told ABS-CBN Network that she was "jumping up and down in joy in disbelief" at the guilty verdict .
  • Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured

    Oil tanker and frigate collide off Norway, 7 injured

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    Seven people were slightly injured . The tanker, which had an uninjured crew of 23, returned to port for inspection. The main phase of the Trident Juncture 2018 training - in which more than 40,000 troops from 30 member countries and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners participated - took place from October 25 to November 7 in Norway and its surroundings.
  • Trump jabs Macron as he arrives in France for Armistice visit

    Trump jabs Macron as he arrives in France for Armistice visit

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    Trump arrived in Paris for World War 1 commemorations on Friday night blasting what he termed "very insulting" remarks from Macron who had mentioned the USA alongside China, Russia as national security threats earlier this week. Femi Adesina, the President is scheduled to participate in the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum slated for November 11 to 13. Macron told Europe 1 radio that the "main victim" of the US withdrawal from the INF accord was Europe and its security.
  • High-level talks between USA and North Korea are postponed

    High-level talks between USA and North Korea are postponed

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    At the State Department on Wednesday, deputy spokesperson Robert Palladino said the postponement "is purely a scheduling issue". "Secretary Pompeo will travel to New York City with Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun to meet with DPRK Vice Chairman of the Central Committee Kim Yong Chol on November 8", the statement said.
  • Shark victim one of 10 on private charter

    Shark victim one of 10 on private charter

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    In September, 12-year-old Melbourne girl Hannah Papps lost her right leg in a shark attack while swimming in shallow water in Cid Harbour. Australia has seen a total of 17 shark attacks this year, killing one and leaving 16 injured. Sea World's director of marine sciences Trevor Long said our three most risky sharks all had different feeding patterns but there were similarities in the way they hunted their prey.
  • Officials order evacuations as Camp Fire threatens Northern California

    Officials order evacuations as Camp Fire threatens Northern California

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    It's very surreal. Things always work out, but the unknown is a little scary. "That's when I made a decision to get out". Paradise is popular with retirees, and has a population of about 27,000. A statue sits on the deck of a burning home as the Camp Fire moves through the area on November 8, 2018 in Paradise, California. "All patients are being transported to surrounding area hospitals", a statement said.
  • Flip this House! Dems take control

    Flip this House! Dems take control

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    Democrats needed to pick up two dozen seats to seize the House majority and two seats to control the Senate. The campaign unfolded against a backdrop of jarring political imagery, heated rhetoric and angry debates on immigration, health care and the role of Congress in overseeing the president.