by | August 26, 2020 | 03:39

He added, "A complete succession structure has not been formed, so Kim Yo-jong is being brought to the fore as the vacuum can not be maintained for a prolonged period". Jeong, the South Korean defense minister, said Kim now appears to also have an important role in shaping policy toward South Korea and the United States.

by | August 26, 2020 | 03:18

In September, Exxon shut its Beaumont refinery in Texas because of flooding from Tropical Storm Imelda. Hurricane Laura is expected to make landfall as a Category 3 hurricane and could bring wind and heavy rain to New Jersey by the weekend.

by | August 25, 2020 | 01:39

The authorization comes after a week of cyclical debate among public health officials and legislators, as well as clinical appraisal among investigators-which have both come to highlight most agents granted emergency authorization by the FDA.

by | August 24, 2020 | 01:44

The total active case load across the country stands at 6,97,330, according to the health ministry's data updated at 8 a.m. Building on the continuum of care approach, the policy of testing aggressively, tracing comprehensively and treating efficiently, focussed attention on effective surveillance and house-to-house contact tracing has led to early detection and identification of COVID-19 cases, it said.

by | August 24, 2020 | 00:38

The meetup - the latest example of college students defying school guidance on the deadly virus - was met with a quick rebuke by a top university official. 4. Notre Dame is not yet sending students home, and instead advised students to stay on campus except under emergency circumstances. COVID-19 is far deadlier for older people and those with underlying or co-morbid conditions that make them more susceptible to contracting the virus.

by | August 24, 2020 | 00:33

Riot police officers have arrested several Black Lives Matter protesters blocking roads in Lafayette, Louisiana following a vigil for a man shot and killed by cops while resisting arrest and trying to "walk away". "When I heard the gunshots, I couldn't hold my phone like I was first filming", Montgomery told the Daily Advertiser . 'I feel kind of scared about it.

by | August 24, 2020 | 00:42

The large complex of fires straddling San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties had grown to 71,000 acres as of Sunday morning, and firefighters have achieved 8-percent containment. In comparison, about 5,000 firefighters were assigned to the Mendocino Complex fire in 2018, the largest fire in recent state history. A firefighter rubs his head while watching the LNU Lightning Complex fires spread through the Berryessa Estates neighborhood of unincorporated Napa County, Calif., on Friday, Aug.

by | August 23, 2020 | 02:29

The sentence was expected after DeAngelo reached a plea deal with prosecutors in six California counties in June that required him to plead guilty or admit his guilt in dozens of crimes in exchange for being spared the possibility of the death penalty.

by | August 23, 2020 | 02:09

India reported 68,898 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours - the third straight daily increase above 60,000 - taking the total to 2.91 million. India is third in the world behind the United States with 55,73,501 cases and 1,73,114 deaths , followed by Brazil with 35,01,975 infections and 1,12,304 deaths .

by | August 23, 2020 | 02:21

The move came as South Korea - which had largely brought its earlier outbreak under control - reported 332 cases on Saturday, the highest daily figure since early March. The country suffered its first mass outbreak in February and March as more than 5,000 cases were identified in the southeastern region in relation to the fringe religious sect of Shincheonji.

by | August 22, 2020 | 01:15

James Comer of Kentucky, said in a statement . Some 20 states, along with voting rights advocates, have sued to reverse the changes . In a statement, the Postal Service said Mr. "Although the Postmaster General belatedly suspended at least some of these changes yesterday, today he is backpedaling by refusing to put back the sorting machines, mailboxes, and other infrastructure he ordered removed", Rep.

by | August 22, 2020 | 00:57

They pleaded with residents to be ready to evacuate when ordered because they place firefighters in danger when crews have to protect those staying behind. "We are challenged right now by the number of new fires all over the state of California", Newsom said. Still, officials said it's not almost enough.

by | August 21, 2020 | 01:38

It turns out, though, Mr. Trump has previously spoken of Susan B. Anthony a number of times during his presidency, a fact turned up by the Web site . But the day was not without its own controversy. Anthony was arrested in 1872 for illegally voting due to NY state laws at the time only allowing men to vote.

by | August 20, 2020 | 02:16

Following his home state of DE, which went last in his honor, Biden appeared live for the first time at a DE school, where his wife, Jill, was set to deliver the night's headline address later in the evening. Bush's invasion of Iraq, was among several Republicans to endorse Biden at the convention. Democrats formally nominated Joe Biden for president on Tuesday, vowing his election would fix a pandemic-battered America and put an end to the chaos that has defined Republican President Donald ...

by | August 20, 2020 | 00:55

Woke Twitter, disproportionately living in coastal cities with ample public transportation, is unlikely to be buying Goodyear products anyway, while the red-state inhabitants of " flyover country " require cars - and tires - to get from point A to point B.

by | August 19, 2020 | 02:08

Then, from mid-May through the first week of July, the numbers dropped into the hundreds each day. Elliott said the uptick in the total new case number is "largely due the result of localized increases". Officials announced 236 new cases since Friday during a briefing Monday, including the second highest single-day increase of 100 since the pandemic began.

by | August 19, 2020 | 00:36

The vaccine has now finished phase-1 and phase-2 clinical trials, which have verified its safety and immunogenicity, said the report. CanSino has said it is also in talks with Russia , Brazil and Chile to launch Phase III trials in those countries.

by | August 19, 2020 | 01:52

After the almost 1,000 pages of the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election came to an end , the committee's Republicans and Democrats offered their views on the evidence surfaced in the years-long investigation.

by | August 18, 2020 | 01:53

The committee, in a statement today, said that it has received multiple complaints addressed to its chairman, MLA Raghav Chadha, about alleged instances of intentional and deliberate inaction on the part of Facebook to enforce its policies against inflammatory and hateful content.

by | August 18, 2020 | 00:38

The two Indian Ocean countries have close ties. Around 1,000 tonnes of oil was believed to have leaked into the sea before the ship split in two on the weekend. The committee said booms were reinforced to absorb more oil leaks. The Mauritius government is under pressure to explain why immediate action wasn't taken to empty the ship of its fuel.

by | August 18, 2020 | 01:11

For Elle's September cover story, however, the artist clarified that - although she was originally a fervent Bernie Sanders supporter - she has vowed to back Biden on behalf of all Americans. In that poll, 47% of likely Texas voters said that they would vote for Biden if the election were held today. Born to a Jamaican father and an Indian mother, California Senator Harris, if elected, would be the first woman vice president ever for the country.

by | August 18, 2020 | 02:12

Any decision to review the election date must be as free from partisan political interests as possible. The limits of the current Covid-19 cluster in Auckland and Tokoroa are yet to be ascertained, but the window of opportunity provided by a four-week delay to the election gives time to either stamp out the current flurry of cases, or if the signs are unpromising, for the Electoral Commission to make provision for alternative voting methods.

by | August 17, 2020 | 00:42

On Sunday, the WAM news agency also reported the Emirates summoned Iran's top diplomat in the country to complain about speeches by officials in Tehran it said were "unacceptable and inflammatory and had serious implications for security and stability in the Gulf region".

by | August 17, 2020 | 00:38

Under Thai regulation, any individual criticising the royal family members faces extended jail sentences. The day before student leader Parit's arrest, Prayut said the protesters' demands were "unacceptable" for the country's majority, calling the pro-democracy movement "risky".

by | August 17, 2020 | 02:06

The second system is another tropical wave located just west of the coast of Africa that is producing a large area of cloudiness and showers. It has a better chance of development later this week when it reaches the central Atlantic. Maximum sustained winds are near 45 miles per hour with higher gusts. Then there's what was Tropical Storm Kyle , which has transitioned to a post-tropical storm.

by | August 17, 2020 | 00:21

Joe Biden eventually went on to win several state primaries and caucuses shortly after which led to Bernie Sanders ending his presidential campaign on April 8, and endorsing him for president. Other premium ticket packages are available starting at $500 and going up to $5,000, which comes with recognition in a commemorative delegate book, daily invitations to virtual DNC events during the week of the convention and a virtual hosting role with the delegation.

by | August 16, 2020 | 00:36

Dhoni, who made his worldwide debut in the 2004-05 tour of Bangladesh, last made an appearance in India colours in the semi-final defeat to New Zealand in the 2019 ICC World Cup. He scored 10,773 runs across 350 one-day global appearances. Soon after the former India captain announced his decision, cricketers and fans flooded social media with heartwarming messages for one of the most successful captains in world cricket.

by | August 16, 2020 | 02:17

Mass unrest followed Lukashenko's re-election victory last week, as tens of thousands of people took to the streets accusing him of rigging the vote. "We don't fight, we don't need war", she said. The same media outlet quotes Valery Petrov, Vice President of Market Development and Regulation for the Russian Association of the Cryptoindustry and Blockchain , as stating that should sanctions be imposed in the IT sector, they may "instantly" polarize the Belarusian crypto sector.

by | August 15, 2020 | 01:22

Women account for 54% of county COVID-19 cases, while men account for 46%, according to Thursday's county health data. There were 112 negative test results. On Wednesday, the Knox County Health Department reported the county's ninth COVID-19 death. One county resident is hospitalized at this time. 25 patients are using ventilators.

by | August 15, 2020 | 01:11

The game will now be considered a draw, with both teams awarded two points, a statement from New Zealand Rugby said. Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters said late on Thursday that a quarantine facility breach had been identified as the source, but Hipkins said there was no evidence for that yet.

by | August 14, 2020 | 01:26

Apparently brokered by Trump himself, the agreement between the two countries may be seen domestically as a significant foreign policy gain for the president. Trump suggested to reporters that more diplomatic breakthroughs between Israel and Arab countries in the region were expected but gave no further details.

by | August 14, 2020 | 01:59

The report notes that the administration of the Chinese city of Shenzhen has urged people to exercise caution while buying imported frozen food. According to multiple reports, health officials in Shenzhen, China said that a batch of frozen chicken wings tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Wednesday.

by | August 14, 2020 | 02:15

That high school is North Paulding High in Dallas, Georgia, and this week, it's shut down again because at least nine students and staff members have tested positive for COVID-19. Hightower said in his letter that numerous seniors in those online photos "wear masks routinely" - though the schools don't require them to. This is what it looks like even with split dismissal.

by | August 13, 2020 | 01:22

A spokesperson for President Donald Trump's reelection campaign highlighted Harris's Democratic primary attacks on Biden's record. Biden is expected to announce his running mate sometime this week, as early as today even, though sources with knowledge of his thinking say an announcement is more likely to happen on Wednesday .

by | August 13, 2020 | 01:03

According to the Netweather, thunderstorms have already started in London, Surrey, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Berkshire. Under the yellow warning , the Met Office is predicting storms in particular for the north-west, north Wales and the West Midlands for Wednesday and Thursday.