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Aug 28 2017

Six in 10 Americans reject Trump reaction to Charlottesville

As the president continues to normalize views that any other modern American president would have condemned, he is also, by proxy, empowering his supporters to embrace th...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea conducts new missile firing

Reuters report says that the U.S. military's Pacific Command said it had detected three short-range ballistic missiles, fired over a 20 minute period. NPR's Elise Hu ...

Aug 28 2017

Seoul: N. Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' to sea

Tens of thousands of South Korean and U.S. troops are taking part in joint military drills, a largely computer-simulated exercise that runs for two weeks. The statement r...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles into sea

A war of words then broke out between Trump and North Korea as negotiators worked behind the scenes to calm the conflict. The North American Aerospace Defense Command...

Aug 28 2017

San Francisco mayor praises residents, police in wake of peaceful protests Saturday

Huge crowds of peaceful counter-protesters flooded the area around Alamo Square Park and the Civic Center Plaza responding to a Patriot Prayer rally that was scheduled, t...

Aug 28 2017

Despite political hurdles, Trump defiant on Mexico wall

He spent most of the morning tweeting about rescue efforts in Texas as the Houston area was hit hard by flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey , which also devastated coa...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea shrugs off United Nations sanctions, fires 3 new missiles

One of the three missiles blew up "almost immediately", with none of the weapons posing a threat to either North America or the United States territory of Guam , the spo...

Aug 28 2017

Storms likely for the rest of the day in Topeka

Monday will be partly sunny with an isolated shower possible during the day. A warm front will be nearby with the chance for some showers Sunday night or Monday . Fri...

Aug 28 2017

British police issue warning after chemical 'haze' on Sussex coast

Dan Sankey added: 'Beautiful afternoon at Birling Gap cut short by some weird mist , burning everyone's eyes which led to the beach and cliff being evacuated'. " This se...

Aug 28 2017

Photo of Texas officer battling hurricane to rescue Old Glory goes viral

Coast Guard crews prepare for response efforts at Air Station Corpus Christi in Texas. Further south along the Texas Gulf Coast, Coast Guard officers pulled 20 people i...

Aug 28 2017

Katie Price "heartbroken" over Kieran Hayler cheating and filing for divorce

She later made the shocking revelation that Kieran had bedded another close friend, former glamour model Chrissy Thomas , who Katie had known since she was 18. It looks...

Aug 28 2017

Three-Year-Old Girl Found Dead With A Gunshot Wound To Her Neck

This was filmed shortly after police and paramedics arrived at the scene. Distressing video shows a distraught man sitting in a gutter with his head in his hands. A m...

Aug 28 2017

As NKorea vows response, United States dismisses calls to pause drills

But a visiting group of senior USA military commanders, including Adm. Harry Harris, the commander of US forces in the Pacific, said the drills are critical for the allie...

Aug 28 2017

Eight dead in United Kingdom minibus crash

It was reported on Saturday that a man, a woman and a five-year-old girl were being treated for life-threatening injuries, while another woman was in hospital in a less s...

Aug 28 2017

Rex Tillerson slams North Korea missile test but still seeks talks

David Benham said in an emailed reply to Yonhap News Agency's query, using the acronym for short-range ballistic missiles. Possibly on the dialogue agenda would be th...

Aug 28 2017

Afghanistan auto bomb kills 13 in Helmand province

The Afghan Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. The attack on Imam Zaman Mosque on Saturday left at least 30 persons dead and 80 injured. A series of airs...

Aug 28 2017

Hurricane Harvey Disrupting Cruise Vacations Out of Texas Ports

A separate Carnival ship in Cozumel , Mexico, which was scheduled to depart for. To date, the 2017 hurricane season has had a minimal impact on the cruise industry. Th...

Aug 28 2017

Rough first dooms Mariners in rubber match loss to Yankees

He makes his 100th career start in the majors Sunday and is 48-26 so far. The right-hander has won both outings since a brief stint on the disabled list due to shoulder i...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires short-range missiles: USA military

The launches are being interpreted as a protest against the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills, called the Ulchi Freedom Guardian , which began this week. and 7:19 a...

Aug 28 2017

Backed forces to attack Syria's Deir Ezzor soon - SDF official

The Syria army operation in the area, backed by air support from ally Russian Federation, is separate from the battle for provincial capital Raqa city. The SDF is now wag...