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Sep 23 2017

US Considering Shooting Down a North Korean Missile

Lufthansa said the latest decision was part of risk management efforts in preparation for the North's possible missile launches. Japan relocated the surface-to-air defe...

Sep 23 2017

NK foreign minister's United Nations speech postponed to Saturday

The report says it may be North Korea's the "most powerful detonation" in the Pacific Ocean . The UN Security Council had approved new rounds of sanctions earl...

Sep 23 2017

Education department rolls back Obama-era campus sexual assault guidelines

The Department of Education has rescinded the Obama-era policies on sexual assault on college campuses found in the 2011 Dear Colleague Letter on Sexual Violence and th...

Sep 23 2017

Hillary Clinton Denounces Donald Trump's 'Dark and Dangerous' United Nations Speech

Clinton said Tuesday night that Putin interfered in the presidential election in part because of her work as USA secretary of state, which brought the two into conflict o...

Sep 23 2017

Spain sending extra police to Catalonia over independence referendum

Street protests against the measures grew ugly, with demonstrators vandalising two police cars, and a prosecutor asked Spain's National Court to consider investigating ...

Sep 23 2017

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Outraged by Trump's "Stupid" UN Speech

U.S. Secretary of State, and former ExxonMobil Executive Rex Tillerson , met with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, along with other representatives of the ...

Sep 23 2017

Trump administration plans to replace controversial travel ban with new rules

President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban - which applies to Yemen, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Syria - is set to expire on Sunday. Though the restrictio...

Sep 23 2017

South Korea Reveals 'Slashed' 2018 Olympic Medals

If the nuclear crisis deepens and "our security can not be assured, the French Olympics team will stay at home", French Sports Minister Laura Flessel said Thursday on F...

Sep 23 2017

Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of The Finish Line Call Options (FINL)

The company's quarterly revenue was down 3.3% compared to the same quarter previous year. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was ...

Sep 23 2017

James Comey's speech interrupted by protesters at Howard University

In a report from Reuters, an estimated 20 students seated near the back of Howard's auditorium stood with raised fists and chanted " no justice, no peace ", "f**k Jim C...

Sep 23 2017

USA is on its own when dealing with North Korea

South Korea carried out a drill called "live fire drill" that if a missile launched from North Korea , South Korea could hit Sunan airport, which is the biggest military...

Sep 23 2017

What Can Be Done About North Korea?

The flurry of military drills came after Pyongyang fired another mid-range ballistic missile over Japan on Friday and the North conducted its sixth nuclear test on Sept...

Sep 23 2017

Defiant Mamata Banerjee says slit my throat after Calcutta High Court Rap

But now the state government has decided not to go in appeal. "In the court's order, it is categorically mentioned that the immersion is only allowed if "found permissi...

Sep 23 2017

SC to take final decision on Rohingyas: Rajnath

The home minister also said that India would not violate any global law by deporting Rohingyas as it was not a signatory to the UN Refugees Convention 1951. "I am sure ...

Sep 23 2017

Russian hackers tried to access Washington state's voting systems, officials say

CT officials were notified by the federal government on Friday that the state's online voter registration system was targeted during last year's presidential campaign in ...

Sep 23 2017

Trump hints at possible withdrawal from Iran nuke deal

A group of Democratic senators is pressing the Trump administration to comply with a law that requires the administration to tell Congress of potential breaches by Iran...

Sep 23 2017

Turkish president's bodyguards pummel protesters again

Before the meeting, Trump said Erdogan has "become a friend of mine". After a minute or so, Erdogan tells the audience to "not give this attractive gathering to a few i...

Sep 22 2017

Japan's Tough Choices As North Korean Missiles Fly

Trump's speech "reaffirmed that North Korea should be made to realize denuclearization is the only way to the future through utmost sanctions and pressure", it said. ...

Sep 22 2017

Force North Korea into talks, Abe tells United Nations chief

Abe demanded that all states strictly and fully enforce the series of U.N. Security Council resolutions targeting North Korea, saying the world must unite to make Pyongya...

Sep 22 2017

S.Korea to offer $8mn aid to N.Korea

Another critic of the South Korean initiative, Larry Niksch, a Korea expert formerly with the U.S. Congressional Research Service, said $8 million is a token amount of ...