North Korea launches intermediate-range ballistic missile

The new missile could cover all of North Korea even when fired from a southern region of the country, it said. The missile launch may be a precursor, with more to come as the summit starts Thursday, he said. North Korea failed in an attempt to launch... More..

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Families question Gov. Ivey's handling of college PACT program

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigned and pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors on Monday after the state supreme court allowed impeachment proceedings against him. STEVE FLOWERS: We used to be able to look a...More..

China Forces North Korean Coal Ships To Turn Back
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China Forces North Korean Coal Ships To Turn Back

The CCTV report was issued shortly after the conversation. The Chinese leader also said that Beijing wants to have "communication and cooperation" with the United States on this matter. Military force can...More..

China has sent 150000 troops to its North Korea border
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China has sent 150000 troops to its North Korea border

In the call, Xi stressed that China "advocates resolving the issue through peaceful means", the foreign ministry said . The two leaders spoke Tuesday night. Russia has said it is anxious about the possib...More..

Teen accidentally kills himself as friends watch on Instagram Live
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Teen accidentally kills himself as friends watch on Instagram Live

His mother, Shaniqua, told 11alive.com : 'To find your 13-year-old son on the floor with a gunshot in his head, that's something you just never forget. Mrs Stephens added she was not aware that her son had obt...More..

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Monaco beat Dortmund 3-2 day after bus attack

The game was originally set to be played on Tuesday evening, but was postponed after three explosions went off near the Borussia Dortmund team bus as the players made their way to the Westfalenstadion. 'I kno...More..

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Lavrov accuses USA of unlawful strikes as Tillerson looks to mend ties

Russian Federation has insisted it was Syrian rebels - Assad's forces - that were responsible for the chemical weapons. Meanwhile, Putin said trust between the U.S. "It reminds me of the events in 2003 wh...More..

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Putin meets Tillerson amid Syria turmoil

Putin said the U.S. was using the same tactic it did in the lead-up to the Iraq war. And this is the backdrop now as Trump's top diplomat, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, went into meetings today with his R...More..

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Is China Taking Away Kim Jong-un's Nuclear Option?

Hyon however said she wanted reunification between North and South Korea. North Korean state media warned on Tuesday of a nuclear attack on the US in light of US Navy operations. No one has spoken of shooti...More..

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Vladimir Putin meets Rex Tillerson as tensions rise over Syria

He added: "Putin is the leader of Russian Federation". Early expectations of an easy rapport between the Trump administration and Russian Federation have crashed into reality as the two countries have traded e...More..

Recent back surgery causes Georgia senator to miss Gorsuch confirm vote
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Recent back surgery causes Georgia senator to miss Gorsuch confirm vote

Gorsuch will officially be sworn in on Monday. Friday's confirmation vote was anticlimactic. He was appointed to the appeals court by former President George W. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver with a consi...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Republicans survive election scare, win Kansas House seat

Just 83 districts-out of 435-are redder than this one, and compared to Trump's results, Estes' performance was abysmal: His 7-point victory was 20 points worse than Trump's 27-point win just five months ago. Pr...More..

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Saudi crown prince discusses enhancing bilateral ties with May

The meeting, which was the first the prime minister held after touching down in Riyadh on Tuesday, is a sign of the political importance No 10 places on securing LSE's hosting of the worldwide component of the ...More..

27 died as ISIS bombs church in Egypt on Palm Sunday
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27 died as ISIS bombs church in Egypt on Palm Sunday

The attacks in the Nile Delta cities of Tanta and Alexandria followed a Cairo church bombing in December and came weeks before a planned visit by Catholic Pope Francis meant to show support for Egypt's ...More..

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Stockholm truck attacker was a rejected asylum-seeker

Bevington worked as a director for the music streaming service Spotify. The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media pl...More..

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Destruction in fight to take west Mosul worse than east

United Nations camps are filling up with people fleeing the violence. Daily suicide attacks and roadside bombs, along with snipers and mortars, have been the most lethal Islamic State tactics in resisting the...More..

Last of the notorious 'Cocaine Cowboys' arrested in Florida
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Last of the notorious 'Cocaine Cowboys' arrested in Florida

When agents stopped Falcon, he had fake driver's licenses dating back to 1997, using Miami addresses, federal officials said. The incident helped marshals trace Falcon to the South Florida area. A 1991 federal ...More..

Israel condemns Marine Le Pen's Holocaust remarks
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Israel condemns Marine Le Pen's Holocaust remarks

Paris - What if far-right candidate Marine Le Pen wins the French presidential elections? "It ... runs completely counter to the party's efforts and gives ammunition to all those who say that the National Fro...More..

North Carolina legislator compares Lincoln to Hitler
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

North Carolina legislator compares Lincoln to Hitler

Aside from being born in same century, these two men would seem to have very little in common, unless you're asking North Carolina lawmaker Larry Pittman. In the lengthy thread, someone posted that "the Civil W...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cloudy Day With Sunshine & Warmer Temps Ahead

Warmest temperatures of the year so far could be on the way late next week. While it rains, temperatures will be in the 60s. Temperatures will soar into the 70s to around 80 degrees on Sunday! Some sun an...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Foreign journalists in North Korea gather for "big event" amid tensions

About 200 reporters are in Pyongyang to cover the event, including journalists from the USA and Japan. A sixth North Korean nuclear weapons test will put Trump's resolve to the test. trade policy on China in ex...More..

New Jersey gang member on FBI's Most Wanted list
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

New Jersey gang member on FBI's Most Wanted list

The victim had allegedly showed disrespect to the gang, and they ordered Gomez to do the hit, said Tim Gallagher, head the Federal Bureau of Investigation office in Newark. The FBI is offering up to $100,000 f...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Records match some Ukraine ledger payments to ex-Trump aide

Manafort worked on Trump's campaign for almost five months in 2016, and led the campaign for about three months. "Mr. Manafort's work in Ukraine was totally open and appropriate, and wire transfers for worldw...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Here's What President Trump Got Wrong About the Kansas Special Election

But by the same token, national Democrats barely paid any attention at all to yesterday's race in Kansas. "I said, you know, the race ran well", Estes said. Democrat James Thompson speaks to supporters at t...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

GOP unable to replace ACA with better plan

Older Americans would have had to pay more , sometimes thousands of dollars more to get health insurance. So, instead of having individuals worry about whether a doctor is in their personal private insurance...More..

Russia says Syria, Iran foreign ministers to visit Moscow this week
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russia says Syria, Iran foreign ministers to visit Moscow this week

But Putin has said there is no evidence that Assad forces carried out the recent nerve gas attack and instead the chemicals belonged to rebels. One Democratic congressional aide said the military response t...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Iran's Rouhani calls Assad to give backing

It comes after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson cancelled a visit to Moscow to meet his opposite number. "This has absolutely nothing to do with attempts to find out what happened to the chemical weapons", Zak...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rex Tillerson: 'Low level of trust between our countries'

Safronkov said Russia's Foreign Minister asked U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during talks earlier Wednesday in Moscow to jointly request the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons "to ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United States aircraft carrier-led strike group headed toward Korean Peninsula

South Korea doesn't support a preemptive strike and is closely coordinating with the Trump administration, according to an Asian government official familiar with North Korean issues who asked not to be identif...More..

China calls Trump to say peaceful solution needed in North Korea
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China calls Trump to say peaceful solution needed in North Korea

But North Korea's nuclear ambitions are merely a "utopia", given USA military might and United Nations Security Council sanctions. He also said China and the U.S. The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and ...More..

After EC, opposition leaders meet President on EVM issue
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

After EC, opposition leaders meet President on EVM issue

Opposition parties today sought President Pranab Mukherjee's "urgent intervention" to protect India's constitutional democracy, alleging that the ruling establishment had systematically undermined the rule of l...More..

Aaron Hernandez Double-Murder Trial Heads To Jury After Closing Arguments
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Double-Murder Trial Heads To Jury After Closing Arguments

The jury was sent home Thursday afternoon after receiving over an hour of instructions from Judge Jeffrey Locke. When one of Hernandez's lawyers asked Salvador if Hernandez looked angry, Salvador replied, "Not ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russia Relations May Be At An 'All-Time Low'

Trump, earlier, labelled Assad a "butcher and told allies it was time to end Syria's "brutal" civil war". A senior United States administration official speaking on condition of anonymity also said the White ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

WaPost: FBI Had FISA Warrant to Monitor Trump Adviser Page

The AP also reported Wednesday that at least $1.2 million in payments listed in a handwritten ledger in Ukraine as paid to Manafort were received by his USA consulting firm. I also promised him a lot'. Pag...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

In Major Reversal, Trump Says China 'Not Currency Manipulators'

Trump also left open the possibility of renominating Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen in 2018, but said he preferred the US central bank to keep interest rates relatively low. And he backed down a threat...More..