Saudi state media said air defence forces had intercepted a missile over the capital.
Witnesses in Riyadh report hearing two or three loud blasts, according to Reuters and AFP.
A total of 18 Houthi rebels were killed and almost 30 others injured in the gunbattles with the national army forces in southwestern city of Taiz, according to a statement revealed by the media center of the pro-government forces in the city. Videos that have emerged on Twitter also show clouds of smoke in the sky, where the missile was allegedly intercepted.
US Federal budget deficit projected to top $1T in 2020
CBO also projects 3.3 percent GDP growth in 2018 and 2.4 percent in 2019 - both higher estimates than CBO forecast a year ago . If lawmakers renew tax cuts expected to expire under the new tax law , there would be "even larger increases in debt".
Yemen's Houthis has stepped up missile attacks on the kingdom in what it says is retaliation for air raids by a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Iran-aligned armed movement.
On this January 2015 image, Houthi fighters patrol a freeway in Yemen's capital Sana'a.
The arms monitor Conflict Armament Research (CAR) said it had evidence showing the Qasef-1 and other Houthi kit was made in Iran and was not of indigenous design and construction "in contrast to Houthi statements".
One of the drones was targeting the Abha worldwide airport in Asir province, which led to a temporary suspension of air traffic, and a second was approaching a "civilian object" in Jizan province, Colonel Turki al-Malki said in a statement published by the state-run Saudi Press Agency.
Qasef 1 is a drone aircraft previously unveiled by the militant rebel group.
The Cubs will be without All-Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo , who was placed on the 10-day disabled list on Monday. Tyler Chatwood will make his second start of the season, aiming for his first win as a member of the Cubs.
Major-less young studs Patrick Reed and Jon Rahm are right there too, and it's still anyone's green jacket. No one has ever rallied from more than eight shots behind after 36 holes to win the Masters .
For much of the first half, the east Londoners did look second best, with Chelsea seemingly more risky with every attack. West Ham are scheduled to face off against Stoke, Arsenal, Manchester City, Leicester, Manchester United , and Everton.
In that time, however, he has undertaken more distant trips to Europe, Asia and the Middle East on several occassions. Pence travelled to Latin America in August 2017, visiting Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Panama.
So will Mayweather actually set foot in the Octagon at some point? Mayweather is still claiming that he will fight in the UFC. Mayweather added people should know he is not serious when he says this will be his last time in the ring.
Roma dominated the game, they believed in themselves. "For a team like Roma , it's truly incredible", he told Mediaset Premium . Defender Kostas Manolas then headed in the third goal to decide Barca's fate with just seven minutes remaining.
Andrea Dovizioso finished sixth, just in front of Tito Rabat who wrapped up a solid weekend with a great result in seventh. British rider Crutchlow capitalised on the situation to take the race lead and was followed closely by Zarco and Rins.
Pruitt's 24-hour security has extended to at least some of his personal trips, according to a letter Democratic Sen. Environmental Protection Agency, is seen at his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington , Jan. 18, 2017.
For the first time in the game, Atletico had established a momentum and Navas had to produce a good save to deny Koke as they pressed once again.
Khloe Kardashian in labour due to Tristan's 'cheating'
Last night The Sun Online revealed footage of the 27-year-old basketball star Tristan kissing another woman in a NY nightclub. Thompson is seen in another TMZ video, meanwhile, entering a Manhattan hotel while accompanied by a woman that same night.
FBI Raids Michael Cohen's Office
Fox News' John Roberts contributed to the report . "I would be lying to you if I told that I am not (worried)", Cohen told CNN . Trump has spent his career in the company of developers and celebrities, and also of grifters, cons, sharks, goons and crooks.
Oil prices rally on eased trade tensions
The United States late a year ago overtook top exporter Saudi Arabia as the world's second biggest crude producer. Brent crude futures LCOc1 jumped $2.39, or 3.5 percent, to settle at $71.04 a barrel.
Governors of Border States Support National Guard Deployment
Christian Patterson says about 3,500 MS soldiers are now training in Texas for deployment later this year to the Middle East. Brown's statement comes after Trump announced Tuesday that the US military will be used to guard the US-Mexico border .
City 'need to keep the heads up' insists Danilo
Virgil van Dijk has urged his team-mates to adopt the right mind-set when they take on Manchester City on Tuesday night. Guardiola will be desperate to see his side put in a display filled with more pride against Liverpool on Tuesday.
Man City collapses to United, delaying EPL title party
What followed was a kind of fudged change, bolstering his central midfield but leaving another area of the field undermanned. The Premier League leaders were put to the sword at Anfield by Liverpool , as the Reds claimed a 3-0 first leg victory.
Indian women's TT team enters final, assured of medal
Vikas faltered in his final two attempts in clean and jerk , aiming for a 200kg lift that would have fetched him a silver. England worldwide Sarah Davies had to satisfy with the second spot as she claimed silver medal with 217 kg lift.