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Names of Allah

The Names of God in Islam<p>In the Quran, Allah uses dozens of different names or attributes to describe Himself to us. These names help us to …

SEC discloses cybersecurity breach

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday said its “EDGAR” public-company filing system had been hacked.<p>SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said in a statement that last month "the Commission learned that an incident previously detected in 2016 may have provided the basis for illicit gain through …

Cybersecurity

Tillerson says Iran is not meeting 'expectations' of nuclear deal

• Iranian leader says his country would respond ‘resolutely’ if US reneged on deal<br>• US secretary of state confirms Trump has decided whether to walk away<p>A rift between the Trump administration and Europe, over whether to stick to a nuclear agreement with Iran, deepened considerably on Wednesday after a …

Rex Tillerson

Russia rebukes Trump over Iran, North Korea, accuses U.S. of missile treaty breach

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is “extremely concerned” by U.S. President Donald Trump’s comments questioning the Iran nuclear deal and suspects that Washington itself may have violated a landmark arms control treaty, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.<p>Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives at …

North Korea

How Prince William Trained to Be King as a Teen – Amid the Queen's at Times ‘Prickly’ Relationship with Charles

Prince William has been a monarch-in-training all his life — with his grandmother as the ultimate mentor.<p>Queen Elizabeth, 91, has been gently guiding …

Prince William

The 25 highest-paying jobs in America

Students looking to bring home the best pay throughout their careers may want to consider careers in law, medicine or engineering.<p>According to a report from job search platform Glassdoor, some of the best-compensated jobs in the U.S. are concentrated in those fields. To compile its list of …

Employment

S.C. teacher on administrative leave after KKK-themed homework assignment

LEXINGTON, S.C.-- An elementary school teacher is on administrative leave after giving fifth grade students an assignment that asked them to imagine being a member of the KKK in the period after the Civil War.<p>The assignment was given to students in a class at Oak Pointe Elementary in …

War

More than 200 killed as powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico

A powerful 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing homes and bridges across hundreds of miles, killing at least 217 people and sending thousands more fleeing into the streets screaming in a country still reeling from a deadly temblor that struck less than two weeks ago.<p>Entire …

Natural Disasters

Supreme Court: Trump admin can keep travel ban on most refugees

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Supreme Court granted Tuesday a Trump administration request to continue to bar most refugees under its travel ban.<p>Without comment, the court blocked a federal appeals court ruling from last week that would have exempted refugees who have a contractual commitment from …

Immigration

The Pope Is Fed Up With Climate Change Deniers

The head of the Catholic Church joins the fight against global warming<p>The events of the past two weeks are not lost on the Pope. Hurricane after record hurricane has battered the Caribbean and the southern United States. Images of cities under water have flooded our TV screens. And yet, despite the …

This is what Florida looks like as Irma hits

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hurricane Irma's powerful center crossed the Florida Keys and tore into the state's Gulf Coast, downing trees, hurling street signs and debris, and knocking the power out to hundreds of thousands of residents throughout the state.<p>The National Hurricane Center said Irma is expected to remain …

Rainfall

Irma climbs Florida's coast; 'dangerous' storm surges feared

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Editor's note: This is a developing story that is being constantly updated as the storm progresses. Also, follow our live updates here or</i> <i>watch unlimited CNN</i>.<p>Powerful winds from Hurricane Irma whipped through southwest Florida on Sunday, downing power lines and leaving a trail of debris …

Rainfall

The Latest: Trump sides with 3 Texas churches against FEMA

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Harvey aid bill in Congress (all times local):<p>9:55 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump is taking the side of three Texas churches that are suing the Federal Emergency Management Agency over disaster relief funds.<p>The president writes on Twitter, "Churches in Texas should …

Hurricane Irma: A Practically Impossible Storm

Hurricane Harvey, which killed 60 people and may end up costing $150 billion, parked over Houston and dumped four feet of rain. The water overwhelmed …

Florida governor vows aggressive probe of Irma nursing home deaths

(In Sept. 13 item, updates to correct spelling of the last name of Michael Beason from Benson, in 19th paragraph and throughout)<p>By Andrew Innerarity and Ricardo Ortiz<p>HOLLYWOOD, Fla./SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott vowed on Wednesday that the state would aggressively …

Rainfall

Allies for 67 Years, U.S. and South Korea Split Over North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — For seven decades, the United States and South Korea have been the closest of allies. Their soldiers have served together not just on the Korean Peninsula but in Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq. And under America’s protective umbrella, the South Korean economy has soared.<p>Now, as …

Queen Elizabeth II Offers Her Condolences to Victims of Hurricane Harvey

There has been an outpouring of support from celebrities following the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Queen Elizabeth II is now offering her condolences to the victims, releasing a heartfelt statement late Friday night. "I was deeply saddened to learn of the loss of life and …

For storm-ravaged Houston, a presidential visit and baseball's return

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The city of Houston on Saturday witnessed two milestones on its road to recovery from Hurricane Harvey: a visit from the president of the United States and the return of baseball a week after deadly floodwaters engulfed the metropolis.<p>President Donald Trump, in a widely watched …

Extreme Weather

Mysterious signal from deep space goes hyperactive

The unexplained signals from the other side of the universe known as fast radio bursts are a rarely observed phenomenon and only one of them has been picked up more than once. Now scientists engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence say that lone repeating fast radio burst (FRB) is …

New dangers lurk in Harvey’s wake

By Todd C. Frankel<p>, Reporter<p>Abigail Hauslohner<p>, Reporter<p>David A. Fahrenthold<p>, Reporter<p>PORT ARTHUR, Tex. — The water was leaving, at last. But, across Southeast Texas on Thursday, new dangers kept appearing in Hurricane Harvey’s wake.<p>In Crosby, northeast of Houston, loud “pops” were heard coming …

Extreme Weather

Uber’s new CEO: Dara Khosrowshahi

After a crazy selection process, can Khosrowshahi get the ride-hail giant back on track?<p>Bo Young Lee will be filling a role the Holder Report recommended that Uber create.<p>"Making changes in governance is unquestionably good," Khosrowshahi said at the DealBook conference on Thursday.<p>It’s just one of …

Transportation

The countries most likely to survive climate change in one infographic

Climate change is real, and it's coming.<p>The leaders of 150 nations, along with thousands of representatives of nearly 200 countries, meet today in …

Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather 'Would Never' Fight Conor McGregor in UFC

UFC President Dana White said Floyd Mayweather Jr. "would never" fight Conor McGregor in the UFC after the 40-year-old beat the Irishman in Las Vegas on Saturday night.<p>Mayweather claimed a TKO in the 10th round at the T-Mobile Arena, but White was impressed with McGregor's performance. He said …

3,000 guard troops called up as ‘catastrophic’ Harvey causes deadly floods in Texas

By Dylan Baddour<p>Kevin Sullivan<p>, Reporter<p>Wesley Lowery<p>, Reporter<p>Robert Samuels<p>, Reporter<p>HOUSTON — More than 3,000 national and state guard troops are being deployed to assist with relief and recovery efforts as the nation’s fourth-largest city and surrounding areas try to cope with the aftermath of …

Extreme Weather

North Korea fires three missiles into sea

<b>North Korea has fired three short-range ballistic missiles, the US military says.</b><p>They were launched from a site in the North Korean province of Gangwon and flew for about 250km (150 miles), officials in South Korea said.<p>Since firing an intercontinental ballistic weapon last month, Pyongyang has …

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

Raw feelings close to the surface at Fox over Trump remarks

NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News Channel anchor whose reaction to President Donald Trump's comments on Charlottesville spread widely says she feels …

Donald Trump

White House aides wrestle with Trump’s race comments

There is a strong feeling of unease among some White House officials, including economic adviser Gary Cohn.<p>White House aides are wrestling with how to respond to President Donald Trump’s defiant news conference on Tuesday in which he doubled down on his statement that “both sides” are to blame for …

Donald Trump

Trump Gives White Supremacists an Unequivocal Boost

WASHINGTON — President Trump buoyed the white nationalist movement on Tuesday as no president has done in generations — equating activists protesting racism with the neo-Nazis and white supremacists who rampaged in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend.<p>Never has he gone as far in defending their …

Trump again blames ‘both sides’ in Charlottesville, says some counterprotesters were ‘very, very violent’

By David Nakamura<p>, Reporter<p>President Trump declared Tuesday that counterprotesters at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville acted violently and should share the blame for the mayhem that left a woman dead and many injured.<p>Speaking at Trump Tower in Manhattan, the president called the events …

Rights & Freedoms