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Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops

Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops

World
Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas. While the tropical disturbance could strengthen and move over the eastern waters of the Gulf of Mexico, new information suggests it could also become more organized late this week and perhaps turn northward along the United States Atlantic coast early next week. The disturbance, originally dubbed 95L, became Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine on Thursday afternoon and follows Category 5 Hurricane Dorian, which slammed the northern Bahamas last week. If this system were to become a tropical storm, it would be called Humberto. A potential tropical cyclone means that it is expected to bring tropical storm or hurri...
Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning

Health
Sept. 6 (UPI) -- A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product, reports say. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung injury, the Indiana State Health Department announced Thursday. This death comes amid a nationwide investigation into widespread illnesses in e-cigarette users and a lung condition that appears to be connected to their use. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- along with the Food and Drug Administration, state and local health officials -- began investigating illnesses that might be related to e-cigarette throughout the United States on Aug. 1. To date, 450 confirmed or suspected cases of illnesses connected to vaping products have been reported in 33 states, CDC officials told reporters during a te...

Football news and transfer gossip LIVE: Solskjaer confirms Man United flop could go after Wolves draw, Lampard gets Chelsea warning

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Latest headlines: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Alexis Sanchez interest and suggests he could leave Manchester United Wolves 1-1 Manchester United: Missed Paul Pogba penalty proves costly Premier League Team of the Weekend: Arsenal, Liverpool, and Chelsea stars included Bolton postpone League One game against Doncaster over fears it will be ‘detrimental’ to young players Frank […] talkSPORT
Warning shots fired as Russian aircraft violates South Korean airspace

Warning shots fired as Russian aircraft violates South Korean airspace

World
Warning shots have been fired after a Russian military aircraft violated South Korea's airspace.Officials in Seoul said three warplanes had initially violated the South's aerial identification zone off its east coast. One of the bombers then entered the country's territorial sky in an "unprecedented" act.Fighter jets were scrambled to the area to fire warning shots.Although the warplane left the area following Tuesday's incident, it later returned to South Korean airspace - and further warning shots were fired. Advertisement South Korea's top security adviser Chung Eui-yong urged Nikolai Patrushev, secretary of the Security Council of Russia, to assess the incident and take appropriate action, South Korea's...