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Aug 28 2017

Samsung Heir Appeals Last Week's 5-Year Embezzlement Sentence

Samsung Electronics did not have any immediate comment. The presumed heir to the Samsung empire was sentenced to five years in prison on Friday, which was shorter than t...

Aug 28 2017

Eight climbers fall to their deaths in the Alps

Five mountain climbers died and another person was injured in an accident in the Austrian Alps' Zillertal Valley. The group consisted of six climbers, one of them still...

Aug 28 2017

Mexico will pay for wall

Congress must agree to an overall funding bill that Trump signs into law by September 30 or the government will shut down, according to CNBC. The wall is central to Trump...

Aug 28 2017

US Says N.Korea Fired Three 'Short-Range' Ballistic Missiles

Earlier, the U.S. military initially claimed and two of the missiles failed to complete the flight, but later it emerged that one appears to have exploded nearly immediat...

Aug 28 2017

US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation

All of the missiles failed, with one blowing up nearly immediately after launch, while two others failed in flight, it added. The presidential office in Seoul said the ...

Aug 28 2017

Tillerson: US open to talks with N. Korea despite missile launch

Kim Dong-yub, a former South Korean military official who is now an analyst at Seoul's Institute for Far Eastern Studies, said that South Korean assessment doesn't nece...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea Reportedly Launches Another Missile Into The Sea

The U.S. Pacific Command has revised its assessment of the latest North Korean missile launches, saying the first and third projectiles did not fail in flight. Make no ...

Aug 28 2017

Guatemalan President calls for removal of United Nations anti-corruption chief

The decision to expel Ivan Velasquez, head of the International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG), came immediately after a Friday meeting between Guterre...

Aug 28 2017

India, China agree to 'expeditious disengagement' of troops in

Beijing said Chinese border troops will continue to patrol in Doklam , in the Sikkim sector. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . China on Thursday ha...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea Fires Missiles Into Sea Of Japan

Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the missiles did not reach its territory or exclusive economic zone and did not pose a threat to Japan's safety. Whi...

Aug 28 2017

Green Bay falls short in Denver, Hundley continues to shine

With Shaquil Barrett (hip) and Shane Ray (wrist) still recovering from injury, not to mention a series of injuries on the interior defensive line the Broncos can ill-...

Aug 28 2017

Trump battle for wall money squeezed by deadline for debt limit

Mexico's Foreign Ministry reiterated in its statement that "as the Mexican government has always maintained, our country will not pay, under any circumstances, for a wal...

Aug 28 2017

Bond Routs, Stock Surges: Jackson Hole Can Be Messy for Markets

Yellen told bankers that regulatory reforms enacted after the financial crisis a decade ago have strengthened the banking system without impeding economic growth. Aviv...

Aug 28 2017

Senior US official Alice Wells' visit postponed

Acting US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Alice Wells postponed her scheduled trip to Islamabad , the US Embassy in Pakistan confirmed on Sunday. We...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires unidentified projectile into the sea in suspected missile test

Trump has called on China to play a more active role in convincing North Korea to halt its weapons programme and stop threatening its neighbours and the US. Yet it foll...

Aug 28 2017

Korea fires three missiles into East Sea

South Korea planned to convene its national security council several hours after the missile launches, the presidential office said in a statement. Tensions cooled in re...

Aug 28 2017

Fargo Police: Body of Savanna Greywind Found

Greywind was eight months pregnant when she vanished. Family members were immediately notified. The infant is believed to be Greywind's child. An hour later, the body w...

Aug 28 2017

Alabama defensive tackle suffers minor gunshot wound to his leg

Police did not immediately identify Davis, but the newspaper confirmed that he was the victim. Davis, 6-foot-7, 306 pounds, has been practicing with Alabama's first-tea...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires missiles in latest test

Pacific Command spokesman Cmdr. The launch took place as the US and South Korea carry out 11 days of joint military exercises, known as Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG), an...

Aug 28 2017

Houston flooding: Scared residents share their stories

The National Weather Service has forecast 15 to 25 more inches for the Houston area over the course of the next several days. "But the best place for people to be is in ...