Political divisions in the US are widening

Political divisions in the US are widening

In a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News survey, majority called America either totally divided (21%) or mainly divided (59%), while 20 percent said the country was either mainly united or totally united. Sep 7, 2017
South Korea deploys US Thaad anti-missile defence system amid protests

South Korea deploys US Thaad anti-missile defence system amid protests

South Koreas defence ministry said four additional launchers of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (Thaad) anti-missile system have been deployed on Thursday, 7 September, by the US to counter threats emerging from North Korea. Launchers and other components were brought to Seongju, about 300km south of Seoul, amid heavy protests from locals and environmental activists. Sep 7, 2017
Delta Airlines flight takes off from Puerto Rico during Hurricane Irma

Delta Airlines flight takes off from Puerto Rico during Hurricane Irma

The Delta Airlines flight managed to take off during the storm on 6 September. The story of the flight went viral, with airline researcher Jason Rabinowitz tracking the plane as it landed in Puerto Rico, had a rapid turnaround of 52 minutes, and then took off once again to return to New York through the hurricane. Sep 7, 2017