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Detroit Lions roll in 4th quarter to beat Arizona Cardinals, 35-23

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The Arizona Cardinals announced running back David Johnson suffered a wrist injury in Sunday's 35-23 loss to the Detroit Lions . Safeties Tavon Wilson , Glover Quin and Miles Killebrew had interceptions for the Lions, and A'Shawn Robinson forced a fumble as the Lions turned four Arizona miscues into 19 points. Read More »

Bahamians terrified as Hurricane Irma 'sucks away' miles of ocean

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As the storm draws water toward the center, it gets pulled away from the surroundings. "As a meteorologist, there are things you learn in textbooks that you may never see in person", she wrote . Wayne Neely, a forecaster with the Bahamas Department of Meteorology, wrote in a post on Facebook that this phenomenon previously occurred during a hurricane affecting Acklins Island in the Bahamas in 1936. Read More »

Storm Katia weakens after reaching Mexican coast

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In its 4 p.m. advisory, the National Hurricane Center said Katia now has maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour. Category 1 is the NHC's weakest hurricane designation. Martin and Barbuda. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has warned on Thursday of the great danger of Katia for those areas recently damaged by a major quake in Mexico in a century. Read More »

Border must not be treated as 'test case', European Union warns UK

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The UK government has argued that there might be no customs implications at all for road and rail crossings if ambitious post-Brexit deal is struck. The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says Britain's stance on issues relating to Ireland is worrisome and that a solution to the border issue will require a "unique" solution. Read More »

McMaster orders evacuation of several barrier islands

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Henry McMaster has said that he will announce whether there will be mandatory evacuations and interstate lane reversals at 10 a.m. Saturday. The islands in Beaufort include Dafuskie, Hilton Head, Fripp, Harbor and Hunting. The EOC said they will provide information about shelters for people and animals as soon as possible. In the meantime, he urged South Carolinians to look up their evacuation zones and check for established evacuation routes for their communities . Read More »

What Goes Into Hurricane Forecasting? Satellites, Supercomputers And More

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Kay Ivey, the governor of Alabama in USA southeast, issued a state of emergency on Friday night ahead of a category 5 storm that is nearing the Atlantic coast. Irma is in the southern Bahamas, and now a category 4 hurricane with winds of 150 miles per hour and moving west northwest at 16 miles per hour. To get those updates, text WEATHER to 38470 and the National Weather Service will take it from there. Read More »

European Union must avoid rupture with Turkey, France's Macron says

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Her finance minister has proposed transforming the euro zone's rescue fund, the European Stability Mechanism (ESM), into a fully-fledged EMF that would have more powers to support vulnerable member states. An analysis published on the day when Emmanuel Macron , on an official visit to Greece , explained that as he approached the first demonstrations against his reform of the Labor Code, he did not intend to yield to the pressure: " I will not yield anything to the idlers, to the cynics, ... Read More »

BJP mulls 'Grand Alliance' for Meghalaya and Tripura elections

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Bhubaneswar: BJP National President Amit Shah this morning visited the Lingaraj Temple here on the second day of his three-day visit to Odisha and paid obeisance to the deities. "The Modi government has made several provisions for the uplift of poor Dalits and backward classes". The BJP blames the Trinamool Congress government, and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for this. Read More »

Israel Bombs Chemical Weapons Factory In Syria

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The Syrian Foreign Ministry filed a complaint to the United Nations Security Council and the Secretary General on Thursday, following the earlier strike it blamed on Israel . The SSRC oversees advanced missile production and remaining stockpiles of chemical weapons , including sarin gas. "They were after one of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Centre bases - not a simple weapons convoy". Read More »

New royal baby to shake up House of Windsor pecking order

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However, from the moment the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge drop off their apprehensive son in his brand new uniform on Thursday, a slick, well-rehearsed security operation will come into force created to ensure both the prince's safety and that of other pupils. Read More »

BDO to advise on potential Bell Pottinger sale

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The PRCA said the Bell Pottinger campaign was "likely to inflame racial discord in South Africa ". HSBC said it would no longer work with the firm, while fellow communications firm Chime confirmed it "no longer had a stake in Bell Pottinger" - writing-off the value of its 27% holding after failing to find a buyer. Read More »

Harvey aid, debt limit top GOP's congressional agenda

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The moves buys nearly three months for Washington to try to solve myriad issues, including more funding for defense, immigration, health care, and a longer-term increase in the government's borrowing authority. The plan appears to have the backing of Republican leaders, but rank-and-file members on Tuesday were less supportive. Passing the debt limit increase along with the Harvey disaster relief would spare him that headache. Read More »

Goa journalists union, Church body condemn Lankesh's murder

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The Congress said "muzzling the voice of ordinary citizens and silencing dissent" is the slogan of "New India" under the Modi government. The SIO national secretary Syed Azharuddin, speaking on the occasion, said the murder of Gauri Lankesh once again showcased the fact that the democratic right of dissent was in peril. Read More »

Hurricane Harvey causes rise in Athens gas prices

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By Sunday afternoon, the typical price at gas stations around Oneida was about $2.50 per gallon, up considerably from just a few days earlier. Statewide, prices were as low as $2.14 per gallon at a station in Bethel and as high as $3.09 per gallon in Ladue. Read More »

Justin Thomas wins second leg of FedEx Cup

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Yesterday, it was Thomas who won out, surviving a stunning early rush by his old friend when Spieth opened 5-under after four holes. Thomas made just two bogeys all week and was the only player of the three to shoot under par on the back side Monday. Read More »

Karnataka police hunts for journalist Lankesh's killers

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Her body was found in the veranda of her house in Raja Rajeshwari Nagar, police said. A senior Indian journalist and activist has been shot dead outside her home in Bangalore. "I do not know how to react. The case should be handed over to CBI", Gauri's brother Indrajit Lankesh said. The RSS's Karnataka unit expressed deep sorrow over the "heinous" murder . Read More »

Lawmakers React to DACA Decision

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An undocumented immigrant from NY rushed to federal court Tuesday to challenge the termination of DACA - a program protecting young undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children from deportation - hours after the Trump administration announced its termination. Read More »

Dozens of OR hikers await rescue amid wildfires

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About 140 hikers were forced to spend the night outside near Tunnel Falls. Around the same time, the Hood River County Sheriff's Office said all prior Level 1 evacuation notices in Cascade Locks have been upgraded to Level 2 , meaning to be ready to leave at a moment's notice. Read More »