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U.S. vice president Pence wraps up visit to Japan

South Korea will start mass-producing the missiles with two types of launch systems - inclined and vertical - next year after a seven-year project led by the Agency for Defense Development, according to the Defense Acquisition Program Administration....

Hopping to it: 100 children scramble for eggs filled with candy, prizes

While most eggs were filled with chocolate, some were "special" and could be redeemed for various prizes, from Dairy Queen cones to Easter baskets, she said. For some parents, Easter's religious importance is still part of that tradition. There are t...

Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

It will call on the departments of Labor, Justice, Homeland Security and State to crack down on what the official called "fraud and abuse" in the U.S. That program allows employers to go outside the USA workforce to find workers with "highly speciali...

US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week

A highly-criticized NBC report citing unnamed intelligence officials claimed the USA would launch a preemptive strike on North Korea if signs of an imminent nuclear test were detected. North Korea rolled out a few missiles in a military parade an...

'Who paid for' rallies seeking release of tax returns

And last October, The New York Times reported that Trump had declared a US$916 million loss on his 1995 federal tax return, citing three pages of documents from the return. Demonstrators who participated in Tax Day protests across the country Satur...

Japan PM: NKorea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

Tong Zhao, an analyst with the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, told CNN that "it appears technically possible to put chemical weapon agents including nerve agents such as VX or sarin in the warhead of a ballistic missile". "Ballistic mi...

Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel launch hunger strike

More than 1,300 Palestinian prisons have joined in the hunger strike. According to Palestinian authorities and the advocacy group Addameer, some 500 of them are held under administrative detention which means they are jailed without charge or tria...

Teenage girl dies after shark attack in Western Australia

The girl, who had lost a lot of blood, was in critical condition when taken to Esperance Hospital where she later died of her injuries. West Australian police on Monday afternoon confirmed a female patient was being treated on the beach at Bandy ...

Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

The Trump administration has chosen not to brand China a currency manipulator in an official report, reversing one of the president's most prominent campaign promises on trade. The designation means there will be intense talks between the USA and the...

New York Times Wins Pulitzer For Reporting On Putin's Power Plays

The Pulitzer Prizes were revealed Monday, and many of this year's prizewinners shared one thing in common: they've all been the target of insults from President Donald Trump. The gripping "Blood in the Water: The Attica Uprising of 1971 and its Le...

FBI Reportedly Got Court Order To Monitor Trump Adviser's Communications

Former Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page on Thursday could not say definitively whether he spoke to Russian officials during Donald Trump's presidential campaign a year ago about the possibility of easing US sanctions against Russia.

Trump says North Korea problem 'will be taken care of'

After an uptick in recent months, recent satellite images show excavation work and water pumping appears to have stopped, Liu and Bermudez said, indicating to them that a test may be imminent. "It's not the DPRK but the USA and Trump that makes troub...

Trudeau Proposes Bill To Legalize Recreational Pot

People will also be permitted to grow up to four plants at home. Under the new regime, the federal government will license marijuana producers, while the provinces will be in charge of distributing and selling the product to Canada's adult market.

The US intercepted communications that preceded Syria's chemical-weapons attack

But since Trump came to office in January, ties have chilled, and the fallout from the alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria has thrown them into crisis. Putin left some unsure whether the meeting was going to happen, after he left Tillerson, a ...

Not as warm, but still mild this afternoon with sunshine

Saturday looks to remain dry, but we can not completely rule out an isolated shower Sunday afternoon, but overall Easter weekend looks to be very nice! There will be a chance of a thundershower or two in northwestern sections of New Hampshire late...

Pay day loan firm Wonga suffers data breach affecting up to 270000

The theft is of personal data such as names, email addresses, phone numbers and bank account numbers. Errol Damelin's short-term loan company Wonga.com has been hit by a major data breach, with personal data - including bank account details - for a...

U.S. soldier killed during op against ISIS in Afghanistan

The soldier was mortally wounded while helping Afghan forces conduct operations against Khorasan, the local branch of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Navy Capt. Despite their losses, the ISIS loyalists have claimed responsibility for high-profil...

Russian Federation slams United Kingdom for Syria support

The nature of the substance used has not been confirmed, and Syria has insisted it would not and has not used chemical weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran's Hassan Rouhani said in a phone call that aggressive USA actions against Syri...

Russia sends warship to Syria amid feud with US

The US strike on Shayrat Airbase in Syria killed 14 people including nine innocent civilians, the governor of Homs told RT. The Syrian army had said earlier that six people were killed in the strike on the base - the first time that the U.S.

Sheikh Hasina visit: India commits $500 million credit for Bangladesh military

Stressing that the deal was "important" for India-Bangladesh ties, Modi assured India's commitment to the issue. The treaty calls for 50:50 sharing of the waters of River Teesta between West Bengal and Bangladesh during the lean season. The Indian pr...

1 person dead after shooting near mall in South Florida

No one was being sought in connection with the shooting, Perez said. Alvaro Zabaleta of the Miami-Dade Police Department says detectives have responded to the scene of the shooting in Coral Gables that resulted in one death. The police department s...

Dallas looking at why emergency sirens sounded in error

Dallas's fire dispatch and its office of emergency management pulled the plug on the sirens, after more than an hour and a half of blaring, at about 1:20 a.m. When it finally happens, the end of the world will likely begin like this: with wailing s...

Samsung Launches Galaxy C7 Pro @ Rs. 27990 In India

The dual-SIM smartphone offers 4G, LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Global Positioning System as connectivity options. Regarding battery power, Galaxy C7 Pro is fueled by a rather large non-removable Li-Ion 3,300 mAh batter that's been fitted with fas...

Concerned about White House infighting, Trump eyes shake-up

He actually said 'cuck, ' as in "cuckservative, '" a term often used on social media and generally online by the alt-right, a political movement, coined by white nationalist Richard Spencer, composed loosely of anti-establishment conservatives who al...

Russia ups ante by freezing communications with US in Syria

Tomahawk missiles fired from the USS Porter and USS Ross struck the airstrip, aircraft and fuel stations on the air base, which the Pentagon says was used to store chemical weapons. Russia's President Putin said on Friday morning that the strike had ...

Vast Wealth Held By Trump's Top Aides, Documents Show

Mr Spicer described the business people who had joined the administration as "very blessed and very successful", and said the disclosure forms would show that they had set aside "a lot" to go into public service. Kushner's disclosure document also ...

South Africa's ANC stands by Zuma, rejects calls for president to quit

The African National Congress has ruled South Africa for 23 years, ever since the end of apartheid and the first free election in 1994. "We won't recall President Jacob Zuma because opposition parties say so". Gordhan's speech was greeted with loud...

Modi speaks to Putin, condoles deaths in Russian Metro blast

Petersburg, said investigators were looking into whether the explosion on the train was a terror attack or if there might have been some other cause. The worst was the bombing of a Metrojet airliner enroute to St. Petersberg from Sharm el-Sheikh, E...

Russian Federation bans 'gay clown' picture of Putin

In list of illegal photographs, the photograph was described as a "man resembling the president whose makeup hints at the Russian president's allegedly nonstandard sexual orientation". Those include an article about a theoretical coup, which landed...

White House slams media over Russian Federation questions

The Post story alleges that the Trump administration blocked Yates from testifying, likely because of what she planned to say about Michael Flynn, the former Trump national security advisor who misled Vice President Mike Pence about his communicatio...

Girl Found Living With Monkeys in Indian Forest

According to a report , the girl was found when senior inspector Suresh Yadav was patrolling the Motipur range. Notably, the girl was found to be comfortable in the company of the apes. "From her behaviour, it appears that she had been with the mo...

EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops

EPA will hold a public hearing on this proposed rule on April 19, 2017, to solicit input on the proposed delay of the effective date. "We will be going back and asking the court to order EPA to take action now, rather than in five more years".

Michael Flynn in talks with Congress, wary of prosecution

About 300 people protested on the sidewalk outside the event, which was closed to media. We need your support to keep our talented reporters, editors and photographers holding government accountable, looking out for the public interest, and separatin...

Chelsea Clinton is in no hurry to get into politics

No, Chelsea, we don't all need to ask ourselves that question - particularly you. "I clearly don't agree with our president", she said on CBS Tuesday. "I think to run for public office, though, a few things have to be true", she said. "I really am ...

Manafort pushes back on report he worked to help Putin's government

A White House spokeswoman says, "We do not feel it's appropriate to comment on someone who is not an employee at the White House". At the time, U.S. "My work for Mr Deripaska did not involve representing Russian political interests". A 2005 memo ...

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Fire whirl brings critical conditions in Northern…

Wind-driven flames roll over a hill towards homes during the River Fire (Mendocino Complex) near Lakeport, California, U.S. August 2, 2018. As of the latest update, the Carr wil...

OH judge orders defiant defendant's mouth taped during court hearing

During his trial, he allegedly cut off his ankle bracelet and slipped away to Nebraska before being rearrested, the site reported . When Williams continued to defy the judge's o...

President's cardiologist murdered over '20-year-old grudge'

This man is unsafe , this man is capable, this man has some skills. "The Houston Police Department's identification of a suspect in the shooting death of Dr. The gunman rode pa...

On Election Interference, Trump And His Advisers Sound Completely Out Of Step

But Mr Coats , Mr Bolton , FBI Director Christopher Wray , Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and the director of the National Security Agency Paul Nakasone, said R...

US Believes North Korea Still Building Missiles

East Coast, officials told The Washington Post Monday on condition of anonymity. "There is no longer a nuclear threat from North Korea". Addressing upcoming meetings in south...

California's Carr Fire 30 Percent Contained As New Blazes Erupt Elsewhere

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said another 440 buildings, including barns and warehouses, have also been destroyed by the fire, which is now the sixth ...

Facebook uncovers 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt United States elections

In its statement , Facebook showed one of the fake pages it identified to be promoting a left-wing rally in the hopes of attracting participants, offline. Some of the deleted ...

Gun-rights activists offer blueprints as 3D-printed weapons fight escalates

The 3D-blueprints were removed from the site in 2013 because the government said it violated global regulation laws, but eventually surrendered, concluding 3D-gun blueprints cou...

Paul Manafort trial: jury selection under way

Prosecutors accuse Manafort , 69, of working as an unregistered lobbyist for pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine, laundering more than $30 million in income and deceiving banks t...

Trump looks to rebuild TPP to put pressure on China

But growers of soybeans - the single largest agricultural export to China, worth $12.4 billion - have largely escaped financial damage thus far, raising questions about the objec...

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Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

The president said that Democrats need to get onboard with his immigration agenda, which includes a wall on the U.S. -Mexico border, or risk another government shutdown. Rand Paul ...

3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen fire on crowd in New Orleans

3 dead, 7 wounded after gunmen fire on crowd in New Orleans

Harrison said that one of the three people who were killed at the scene was found in the 2800 block of Louisiana Avenue . Three of the seven injured people were taken by ambulan...

Facebook suspends profile of Infowars founder, says ban is 'close'

Facebook suspends profile of Infowars founder, says ban is 'close'

A Facebook spokesperson also said if Jones or his fellow admins continue to break its rules, his pages face a permanent ban from the site. The Facebook spokesperson said that thr...

Demi Lovato's famous friends are sharing support for her on Twitter

Demi Lovato's famous friends are sharing support for her on Twitter

The singer, who started using drugs and alcohol when she was 17, sung: "Momma, I'm so sorry, I'm not sober anymore / And daddy, please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the fl...

Israel confirms evacuation of White Helmets members from Syria at United States request

Israel confirms evacuation of White Helmets members from Syria at United States request

Their volunteers have gone into war-stricken areas, searching for survivors, winning them support from many countries, including the United States. What have Israel and Jordan...