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Aug 18 2017

Japan deploys missile system after N Korea threat to hit Guam

This morning, the Korean Central News Agency, the media arm of North Korea and Kim Jong-un, warned President Trump and his administration to "talk and act properly". ...

Aug 18 2017

Chris Hemsworth Was 'Weirdly Shaken' Meeting Chris Pratt: 'He's Just So Charismatic'

He doesn't say what it was like meeting Chris Evans , who many people agree is the superior Chris, but it was probably a similarly major event. 'I don't know why. He a...

Aug 18 2017

Future North Korean missiles could hit Sydney warns retired Japanese Navy vice-admiral

Japan's defense chief and foreign minister will meet their USA counterparts on Thursday to reaffirm Washington's commitment to defending Japan, including the use of its n...

Aug 18 2017

Democrat Proposes Impeachment Articles Against Trump for Charlottesville Remarks

Cohen, a Democrat from Tennessee who has criticized Trump in the past, said his decision came after Trump's comments on the "horrific events in Charlottesville, Virgini...

Aug 18 2017

Trump disbands manufacturing council

I think they do. The statue was erected in 1924 to assert the past of white supremacy. At a Monday press conference , he denouncing racism and hate groups including th...

Aug 18 2017

China calls for end to US-South Korea joint military exercises

Recent comments from Trump have raised concerns that the US would be willing to accept collateral damage among its Asian allies to protect the American homeland. Mari...

Aug 18 2017

Traveling Tulane basketball team 'safe' after Barcelona terror attack

No other immediate information was released on the suspect or who might be responsible. El Pais , a Spanish newspaper has identified a man who the Civil Guard says is ...

Aug 18 2017

Online security firm yanks protections for neo-Nazi site

Social media companies have always been under fire to protect their users from accounts that spew hate speech. The wave of internet crackdowns against white nationalist...

Aug 18 2017

Indian Army to buy Apache attack helicopters for the first time

The helicopters are being bought under an option clause of 50 percent repeat order in the previous deal under which 22 Apache attack choppers were bought for the IAF. Apa...

Aug 18 2017

Corker urges "radical changes" in Trump White House

Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, also said Trump "recently has not demonstrated that he understands the character of this nation...

Aug 18 2017

Top US Military Officer Warns North Korea That US Military Ready

This suggests that the level of tension in the Korean peninsula is directly correlated to how much the president is paying attention to it. Mattis insisted that if a si...

Aug 18 2017

Phillip Matthews: Donald Trump's direct threat signals return of nuclear terror

Washington has been testing its missile defenses in response to the North's stepped-up development and the current escalation of tensions could lead to pressure for the U...

Aug 18 2017

US Jewish criticism of Trump expands to some supporters

Analysts said Netanyahu's muted response on Charlottesville may further widen an already growing schism between Israel and Jews in other parts of the world, who feel dire...

Aug 18 2017

South Korea bucks Trump

Tensions have soared on the peninsula in recent months, with Pyongyang carrying out its first successful tests of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), bringing ...

Aug 18 2017

Republicans Fully Embrace Racism As 67% Support Trump's Response To Charlottesville

In comparison, only 32 percent said they should keep their roles in the administration. Nearly an identical number (57%) who disapprove of Trump say they are never goin...

Aug 18 2017

US, Japan agree to bolster alliance amid NK threats

This EPA photo shows, from R to L, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori ...

Aug 18 2017

P10-M fine instead of suspension, Uber appeals

The company apologized for the "misunderstanding" but LTRB Chairman Martin Delgra III said "it's not a misunderstanding, it's an open defiance against the regulations of ...

Aug 18 2017

Missouri state senator posts, deletes comment 'hoping' for Trump's assassination

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports Chappelle-Nadal said she wrote the comment in response to a post that suggested Vice President Mike Pence would try to have Trump ...

Aug 18 2017

Police Say Barcelona Van Attack Was Terrorism

One witness said the van "has trampled people while crossing the traffic light". It said the attack was in response to its calls for its followers to target countries p...

Aug 18 2017

Democrat Senator Proposes Removal of All Confederate Statues From US Capitol Building

Lee stands at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. The building is home to the National Statuary Hall Collection , which includes two statues from each state. It is n...