Emergency meeting held in South Korea after North Korea parades new missiles

South Korea’s government held an emergency meeting Sunday, less than 24 hours after North Korea displayed a slew of new strategic weapons, including a massive intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), at a military parade. An emotionally-charged speech given by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the event — held to mark the 75th anniversary of […]

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Jimmy Butler and LeBron James locked into great NBA Finals duel

Jimmy Butler had a magnificent, once-in-a-lifetime, LeBron James-toppling performance in Game 3 of the NBA Finals. Five days later, Butler did it again. Butler has been amazing in this series. LeBron has been, well, himself. Combined, that creates one heck of an individual matchup. The per-game numbers are staggering: Butler: 29.0 points, 8.6 rebounds, 10.2 […]

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Hurricane Delta steams across Gulf of Mexico, halting most oil output

HOUSTON – Hurricane Delta raked across the Gulf of Mexico, halting most of the region’s offshore oil output on Thursday after energy companies shut-in wells, pulled staff from offshore platforms and began securing coastal processing plants. The storm was about 370 miles (595 km) south of Cameron, Louisiana, and grinding toward the Louisiana coast at […]

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Kim Jong Un leads early morning military parade for anniversary of North Korea’s ruling party

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned Saturday that his country would “fully mobilize” its nuclear force if threatened, as he took center stage at a massive military parade to mark the 75th anniversary of the country’s ruling party. He also unveiled what appeared to be a new intercontinental ballistic missile […]

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